The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Oracle Applications skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Oracle Applications over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle Applications (Oracle Apps)
England / South East
Rank 220 254 237
Rank change year-on-year +34 -17  
Contract jobs citing Oracle Applications 21 14 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.27% 0.15% 0.28%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.11% 2.23% 4.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 14
Median daily rate £425 £431 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.44% +23.21%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £391 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -14.70% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £65.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £65.00 - -

Oracle Applications 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 South East with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 675 628 663
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 8.60% 6.83% 6.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 341 362 394
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £288 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £536
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 13 2
Median hourly rate £39.00 £22.25 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +75.28% +45.90%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.90 £16.75 £15.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £49.25 £15.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +41.81% +52.77%  

Oracle Applications
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Applications in the South East

Oracle Applications
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Oracle Applications in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Applications in the South East

Oracle Applications
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle Applications in the South East over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle Applications in the South East

Oracle Applications
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Applications in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle Applications in the South East

Oracle Applications
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Applications within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 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
Hampshire +11 11 £425 - 1
Surrey - 6 £475 -
Berkshire +24 2 £350 -22.22%
Oracle Applications
England

Oracle Applications
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Applications 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 South East region with a requirement for Oracle Applications.

1 42 (100.00%) Oracle
2 17 (40.48%) SQL
2 17 (40.48%) Test Scripting
2 17 (40.48%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (38.10%) Security Cleared
4 14 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 14 (33.33%) F#
5 12 (28.57%) SpecFlow
5 12 (28.57%) Migration
5 12 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (26.19%) C#
6 11 (26.19%) HP
6 11 (26.19%) Selenium
6 11 (26.19%) Defect Tracking
7 10 (23.81%) Oracle Reports
8 9 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (21.43%) ETL
8 9 (21.43%) Software Testing
8 9 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (21.43%) Scrum
8 9 (21.43%) Regression Testing
9 8 (19.05%) Automated Testing
9 8 (19.05%) Java
9 8 (19.05%) PL/SQL
9 8 (19.05%) BDD
9 8 (19.05%) User Stories
9 8 (19.05%) Oracle Database
10 7 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
10 7 (16.67%) Performance Testing
10 7 (16.67%) System Integration Testing

Oracle Applications
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 3 (7.14%) Apache
1 3 (7.14%) WebLogic
2 2 (4.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (4.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle HRMS
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) PuTTY
1 3 (7.14%) WinSCP
2 1 (2.38%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.81%) Oracle Reports
2 9 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (19.05%) Oracle Database
4 7 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
6 4 (9.52%) SAP Data Services
7 3 (7.14%) Big Data
7 3 (7.14%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 3 (7.14%) Hadoop
7 3 (7.14%) Oracle BI EE
7 3 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (7.14%) Star Schema
8 2 (4.76%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
9 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 17 (40.48%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (28.57%) SpecFlow
3 11 (26.19%) Selenium
4 7 (16.67%) HP UFT
5 6 (14.29%) NeoLoad
5 6 (14.29%) Oracle APEX
5 6 (14.29%) Visual Studio
6 3 (7.14%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (7.14%) Toad
7 1 (2.38%) Ant
7 1 (2.38%) Eclipse
7 1 (2.38%) JDeveloper
7 1 (2.38%) Jenkins
7 1 (2.38%) JMeter
7 1 (2.38%) JUnit
7 1 (2.38%) LoadRunner
7 1 (2.38%) SoapUI
7 1 (2.38%) TeamCity
7 1 (2.38%) TestNG
General
1 3 (7.14%) Finance
1 3 (7.14%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.76%) Electronics
2 2 (4.76%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.76%) Marketing
3 1 (2.38%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (26.19%) Analyst
2 9 (21.43%) Test Analyst
3 8 (19.05%) Tester
4 6 (14.29%) Developer
5 5 (11.90%) Automation Tester
5 5 (11.90%) Consultant
5 5 (11.90%) DBA
5 5 (11.90%) Oracle Analyst
5 5 (11.90%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 5 (11.90%) Oracle DBA
6 4 (9.52%) Architect
6 4 (9.52%) Automation Test Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) Informatica Developer
6 4 (9.52%) PL/SQL Developer
6 4 (9.52%) SQL Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Data Architect
7 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
7 3 (7.14%) SAP Developer
7 3 (7.14%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.29%) .NET
2 3 (7.14%) Apache Drill
2 3 (7.14%) Web Services
3 2 (4.76%) Middleware
3 2 (4.76%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (2.38%) Ajax
4 1 (2.38%) Apache Flex
4 1 (2.38%) HTML
4 1 (2.38%) JSF
4 1 (2.38%) JSP
4 1 (2.38%) JSR 168
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle ADF
4 1 (2.38%) Struts
4 1 (2.38%) WebCenter
4 1 (2.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.76%) Clustering
2 2 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.14%) Unix
2 2 (4.76%) Linux
2 2 (4.76%) Windows
3 1 (2.38%) AIX
3 1 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.38%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (40.48%) Test Scripting
2 12 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (28.57%) Migration
3 11 (26.19%) Defect Tracking
4 9 (21.43%) ETL
4 9 (21.43%) Regression Testing
4 9 (21.43%) Scrum
4 9 (21.43%) Software Testing
4 9 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (19.05%) Automated Testing
5 8 (19.05%) BDD
5 8 (19.05%) User Stories
6 7 (16.67%) Performance Testing
6 7 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
7 6 (14.29%) Project Management
7 6 (14.29%) Test Management
7 6 (14.29%) Test Planning
7 6 (14.29%) Test Strategy
8 5 (11.90%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (9.52%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 17 (40.48%) SQL
2 14 (33.33%) F#
3 11 (26.19%) C#
4 8 (19.05%) Java
4 8 (19.05%) PL/SQL
5 5 (11.90%) VBScript
6 2 (4.76%) C++
7 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.38%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (38.10%) Security Cleared
2 14 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 3 (7.14%) ISTQB
4 2 (4.76%) ISEB
5 1 (2.38%) Degree
5 1 (2.38%) HNC
5 1 (2.38%) HND
5 1 (2.38%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (2.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.90%) QA
2 1 (2.38%) PMO
2 1 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (11.90%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.38%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle Identity Management
1 1 (2.38%) vRealize
Vendors
1 42 (100.00%) Oracle
2 11 (26.19%) HP
3 6 (14.29%) Nimble Storage
3 6 (14.29%) SAP
4 5 (11.90%) Microsoft
4 5 (11.90%) Red Hat
4 5 (11.90%) VMware
5 4 (9.52%) Informatica
6 3 (7.14%) MapR
7 2 (4.76%) Hyperion
8 1 (2.38%) Siebel
8 1 (2.38%) Veritas
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