The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Oracle Retail skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Oracle Retail over the 3 months to 25 June 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.

Oracle Retail
England / North West
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 160 146
Contract jobs citing Oracle Retail 0 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West - 0.053% 0.16%
As % of the Business Applications category - 0.62% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £400
% change year-on-year +5.55% +12.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Oracle Retail is in the business 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 business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 225 325 355
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 7.76% 8.66% 9.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 214 178
Median daily rate £450 £413 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -8.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £575 £639
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Median hourly rate £14.25 £11.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.54% -51.11%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -7.14% +55.55%  

Oracle Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Retail in the North West

Oracle Retail
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 Retail in the North West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Retail in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Retail 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 Retail.

1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Retail
2 2 (50.00%) SOA
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (25.00%) IaaS
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 1 (25.00%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (25.00%) Perl
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (25.00%) ATG
3 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) Drupal
3 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (25.00%) Magento
3 1 (25.00%) SaaS
3 1 (25.00%) PaaS
3 1 (25.00%) hybris
3 1 (25.00%) Puppet
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) Unix

Oracle Retail
Co-occurring 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 2 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (25.00%) Apache
2 1 (25.00%) Drupal
2 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (25.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (25.00%) IaaS
1 1 (25.00%) PaaS
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 4 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) CRM Architect
1 1 (25.00%) CRM Solutions Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Integration Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Integration Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Unix Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) ATG
2 1 (25.00%) hybris
2 1 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) Siebel