The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Oracle Forms skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Oracle Forms over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle Forms
England / North West
Rank 129 142 141
Rank change year-on-year +13 -1  
Contract jobs citing Oracle Forms 3 16 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.12% 0.42% 0.38%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.70% 2.97% 3.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 4
Median daily rate £313 £305 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.45% -10.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £249 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £361 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £325 £338
% change year-on-year +11.53% -3.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 - £33.50

Oracle Forms is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 431 538 407
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 16.69% 14.02% 11.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 291 328 264
Median daily rate £400 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.10% +5.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 34 10
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.75 £35.00 £37.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £44.50 £46.09
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  

Oracle Forms
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing Oracle Forms as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Forms in the North West

Oracle Forms
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Oracle Forms in the North West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Forms in the North West

Oracle Forms
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Forms in the North West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle Forms in the North West

Oracle Forms
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Forms within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire +16 2 £313 -
Lancashire - 1 - -
Oracle Forms
England

Oracle Forms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Forms also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for Oracle Forms.

1 15 (100.00%) Oracle
2 10 (66.67%) Oracle Reports
2 10 (66.67%) Oracle Database
3 9 (60.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 9 (60.00%) SQL
4 8 (53.33%) PL/SQL
5 6 (40.00%) Test Scripting
6 5 (33.33%) Unit Testing
7 4 (26.67%) Migration
8 3 (20.00%) Project Management
8 3 (20.00%) ETL
8 3 (20.00%) Performance Metrics
9 2 (13.33%) Data Migration
10 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
10 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
10 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (6.67%) Oracle EBS R12
10 1 (6.67%) Data Guard
10 1 (6.67%) R
10 1 (6.67%) Tableau
10 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (6.67%) User Experience
10 1 (6.67%) Kanban
10 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
10 1 (6.67%) SAS
10 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
10 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
10 1 (6.67%) Change Management
10 1 (6.67%) Oracle EBS

Oracle Forms
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (66.67%) Oracle Database
1 10 (66.67%) Oracle Reports
2 9 (60.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle APEX
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Developer
1 10 (66.67%) Oracle Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Oracle Forms Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Analyst Programmer
3 3 (20.00%) Oracle Reports Developer
3 3 (20.00%) PL/SQL Developer
3 3 (20.00%) PL/SQL Programmer
3 3 (20.00%) Programmer
3 3 (20.00%) Report Developer
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Developer
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Programmer
4 1 (6.67%) E-Business Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Migration Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Migration Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
1 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Unix
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 5 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 4 (26.67%) Migration
4 3 (20.00%) ETL
4 3 (20.00%) Performance Metrics
4 3 (20.00%) Project Management
5 2 (13.33%) Data Migration
6 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (6.67%) Change Management
6 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
6 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
6 1 (6.67%) Kanban
6 1 (6.67%) Logistics
6 1 (6.67%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) SQL
2 8 (53.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (6.67%) R
3 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) Ab Initio
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Tableau