The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Oracle UPK skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Oracle UPK over the 3 months to 24 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 User Productivity Kit
England / South East
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 274
Contract jobs citing Oracle UPK 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East - - 0.011%
As % of the Application Platforms category - - 0.065%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate - £500 £300
% change year-on-year - +66.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £162.50

Oracle UPK is in the application platform 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 application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 1296 1610 1548
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 16.97% 18.05% 16.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 768 1020 938
Median daily rate £413 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 53 58
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -26.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £14.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £55.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year - +19.04%  

Oracle UPK
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle UPK in the South East

Oracle UPK
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 UPK in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle UPK in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle UPK 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 UPK.

1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle SCM
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) Information Management
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Financials

Oracle UPK
Co-occurring 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle SCM
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Financials
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Financials Trainer
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Trainer
2 1 (33.33%) Trainer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Information Management
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle