The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 26 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 Applications (Oracle Apps)
England / South West
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 125 125 136
Rank change year-on-year 0 +11  
Contract jobs citing Oracle Applications 10 15 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.37% 0.51% 0.19%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.70% 5.12% 2.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 2
Median daily rate £475 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.71% -12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £300 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £492 £435 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £400 £463
% change year-on-year +18.75% -13.65%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 West with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 270 293 206
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 9.94% 9.93% 6.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 194 153
Median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £308 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £574 £500 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 4
Median hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.07% +44.44%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -4.28% +55.55%  

Oracle Applications
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 West

Oracle Applications
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Applications in the South West

Oracle Applications
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle Applications in the South West over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle Applications in the South West

Oracle Applications
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle Applications in the South West

Oracle Applications
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Wiltshire +12 7 £475 +18.75% 2
Dorset - 1 £295 -
Oracle Applications
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 West region with a requirement for Oracle Applications.

1 21 (100.00%) Oracle
2 12 (57.14%) SC Cleared
2 12 (57.14%) Security Cleared
3 10 (47.62%) Test Automation
3 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (38.10%) SQL
4 8 (38.10%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (33.33%) SpecFlow
5 7 (33.33%) F#
5 7 (33.33%) VBScript
5 7 (33.33%) HP
5 7 (33.33%) HP UFT
5 7 (33.33%) Regression Testing
6 6 (28.57%) Jenkins
6 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (23.81%) Oracle Database
7 5 (23.81%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (23.81%) Oracle APEX
7 5 (23.81%) VMware
7 5 (23.81%) PL/SQL
8 4 (19.05%) Windows
8 4 (19.05%) Linux
8 4 (19.05%) C#
8 4 (19.05%) HTML
8 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
8 4 (19.05%) CSS
8 4 (19.05%) Web Services
8 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
8 4 (19.05%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (19.05%) Red Hat

Oracle Applications
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 3 (14.29%) Apache Qpid
1 3 (14.29%) Confluence
2 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.76%) GeoServer
2 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.76%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) AMQP
1 3 (14.29%) PuTTY
1 3 (14.29%) VoIP
1 3 (14.29%) WinSCP
1 3 (14.29%) Wireshark
2 1 (4.76%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) Oracle Database
1 5 (23.81%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (19.05%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (9.52%) dBASE
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 8 (38.10%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (33.33%) HP UFT
2 7 (33.33%) SpecFlow
3 6 (28.57%) Jenkins
4 5 (23.81%) Oracle APEX
5 4 (19.05%) Git (software)
5 4 (19.05%) TeamCity
6 3 (14.29%) Ant
6 3 (14.29%) Bitbucket
6 3 (14.29%) CMake
6 3 (14.29%) Eclipse
6 3 (14.29%) GoogleTest
6 3 (14.29%) JIRA
6 3 (14.29%) Selenium
6 3 (14.29%) SoapUI
6 3 (14.29%) TestNG
6 3 (14.29%) Toad
7 2 (9.52%) LoadRunner
8 1 (4.76%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (4.76%) Valgrind
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Consultant
1 7 (33.33%) Oracle Consultant
2 6 (28.57%) Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) Developer
2 6 (28.57%) Oracle Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Agile Test Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Automation Test Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Test Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Applications Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Automation Tester
4 3 (14.29%) Oracle Applications Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Tester
5 2 (9.52%) Applications Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Applications Tester
5 2 (9.52%) Oracle Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Oracle Applications Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Oracle HRMS Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Test Automation Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) CSS
1 4 (19.05%) HTML
1 4 (19.05%) Web Services
2 3 (14.29%) .NET
3 1 (4.76%) Ajax
3 1 (4.76%) jQuery
3 1 (4.76%) Middleware
3 1 (4.76%) OAuth2
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (4.76%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Linux
1 4 (19.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 4 (19.05%) Windows
2 3 (14.29%) Windows Server
2 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (4.76%) Unix
3 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (47.62%) Test Automation
2 7 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 4 (19.05%) Test Management
4 3 (14.29%) API Testing
4 3 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (14.29%) Defect Tracking
4 3 (14.29%) DevOps
4 3 (14.29%) Exploratory Testing
4 3 (14.29%) Integration Testing
4 3 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
4 3 (14.29%) Test Scripting
4 3 (14.29%) Test Strategy
5 2 (9.52%) BDD
5 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (9.52%) ETL
5 2 (9.52%) Performance Testing
5 2 (9.52%) Project Management
5 2 (9.52%) Scrum
6 1 (4.76%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) SQL
2 7 (33.33%) F#
2 7 (33.33%) VBScript
3 5 (23.81%) PL/SQL
4 4 (19.05%) Bash Shell
4 4 (19.05%) C#
4 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
5 3 (14.29%) Java
5 3 (14.29%) Perl
5 3 (14.29%) Python
5 3 (14.29%) Ruby
5 3 (14.29%) VB
6 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (57.14%) SC Cleared
1 12 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) ISEB
2 2 (9.52%) ISEB Practitioner
2 2 (9.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) Docker
1 3 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
1 3 (14.29%) vSphere
2 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) vRealize
2 1 (4.76%) WSUS
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (33.33%) HP
3 5 (23.81%) VMware
4 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
4 4 (19.05%) Red Hat
5 3 (14.29%) Google
6 1 (4.76%) Sage
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