The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for Oracle Financials skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Oracle Financials 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 Financials
England / South West
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 131 137 139
Rank change year-on-year +6 +2  
Contract jobs citing Oracle Financials 4 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.15% 0.10% 0.096%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.48% 1.02% 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £425 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £400 £450
% change year-on-year +18.75% -11.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £22.50

Oracle Financials 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 Financials
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Financials in the South West

Oracle Financials
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 Financials in the South West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Financials in the South West

Oracle Financials
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 Financials in the South West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle Financials in the South West

Oracle Financials
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 Financials 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 - 4 - -
Oracle Financials
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Financials 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 Financials.

1 17 (100.00%) Oracle
1 17 (100.00%) Finance
2 16 (94.12%) Oracle EBS R12
3 14 (82.35%) Security Cleared
4 11 (64.71%) SC Cleared
5 7 (41.18%) ERP
5 7 (41.18%) Oracle EBS
5 7 (41.18%) Business Analysis
6 1 (5.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (5.88%) C
6 1 (5.88%) BPR
6 1 (5.88%) CCAB
6 1 (5.88%) Regression Testing
6 1 (5.88%) SAP
6 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
6 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel

Oracle Financials
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:

Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 16 (94.12%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (41.18%) Oracle EBS
General
1 17 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (88.24%) Consultant
1 15 (88.24%) Oracle Consultant
2 1 (5.88%) Business Consultant
2 1 (5.88%) E-Business Consultant
2 1 (5.88%) Functional Consultant
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Functional Consultant
2 1 (5.88%) Project Consultant
2 1 (5.88%) Workstream Lead
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Business Analysis
1 7 (41.18%) ERP
2 1 (5.88%) BPR
2 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
2 1 (5.88%) Regression Testing
2 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (82.35%) Security Cleared
2 11 (64.71%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) CCAB
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) SAP