The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 28 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)
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 545 475 534
Rank change year-on-year -70 +59  
Contract jobs citing Oracle Applications 65 177 111
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.33% 0.20%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.61% 3.99% 2.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 83 39
Median daily rate £475 £413 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.15% -8.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £333 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £525
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 with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 4028 4434 4730
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.55% 8.23% 8.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 2365 2721 2692
Median daily rate £475 £438 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £575 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 53 51
Median hourly rate £31.50 £32.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.07% +44.44%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.00 £16.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.50 £99.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year +14.28% +52.17%  

Oracle Applications
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 UK

Oracle Applications
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Applications in the UK

Oracle Applications
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle Applications over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle Applications in the UK

Oracle Applications
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle Applications in the UK

Oracle Applications
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 28 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
England -67 62 £475 +15.15% 4
South East +41 21 £485 +38.57% 1
South West -5 12 £475 +35.71%
Hampshire +14 11 £485 +4.86%
London -31 10 £418 -4.57% 2
Wiltshire +7 9 £475 +18.75%
Swindon - 9 £475 -
West Midlands -16 7 £550 +37.50% 1
Oxfordshire - 7 £450 - 1
North West +24 6 £440 -
Havant - 6 £485 -
East of England +3 5 £426 -
Oxford - 5 £450 - 1
Essex -9 4 £426 -
Southend-on-Sea - 4 £426 -
Manchester +12 3 £575 -
Warwickshire +1 3 - -
Warwick +2 2 - -
Solihull -9 2 - -
Liverpool - 2 £408 -
Merseyside - 2 £408 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £813 -
Milton Keynes - 2 £813 -
Birmingham +5 1 £600 +50.00% 1
Suffolk - 1 - -
Bournemouth - 1 £295 -
Ipswich - 1 - -
Portsmouth - 1 - -
Winchester - 1 £300 -
Kidlington - 1 £450 -

For the 6 months to 28 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 with a requirement for Oracle Applications.

1 145 (100.00%) Oracle
2 47 (32.41%) SQL
3 45 (31.03%) Oracle Database
4 39 (26.90%) Finance
5 36 (24.83%) PL/SQL
6 32 (22.07%) Oracle EBS
6 32 (22.07%) Oracle Database 11g
7 30 (20.69%) Oracle Forms
8 28 (19.31%) Linux
9 27 (18.62%) Java
10 24 (16.55%) Security Cleared
11 23 (15.86%) Agile Software Development
11 23 (15.86%) Windows
11 23 (15.86%) Oracle Database 10g
12 22 (15.17%) Unix
12 22 (15.17%) SC Cleared
13 21 (14.48%) Test Automation
14 20 (13.79%) Oracle Reports
14 20 (13.79%) Oracle BI EE
14 20 (13.79%) Oracle RAC
15 19 (13.10%) Migration
16 18 (12.41%) Business Intelligence
17 16 (11.03%) SOA
17 16 (11.03%) Oracle EBS R12
17 16 (11.03%) Team Foundation Server
17 16 (11.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 15 (10.34%) Data Warehouse
18 15 (10.34%) Oracle 11i
18 15 (10.34%) CRM
18 15 (10.34%) HP

Oracle Applications
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 16 (11.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 14 (9.66%) Oracle Workflow
3 13 (8.97%) WebLogic
4 9 (6.21%) Oracle Service Bus
5 6 (4.14%) Oracle Application Server
6 5 (3.45%) Apache
6 5 (3.45%) Apache Qpid
6 5 (3.45%) Confluence
7 2 (1.38%) Drupal
8 1 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.69%) GeoServer
8 1 (0.69%) Liferay
8 1 (0.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 32 (22.07%) Oracle EBS
2 16 (11.03%) Oracle EBS R12
3 15 (10.34%) Oracle 11i
4 9 (6.21%) Oracle Utilities
5 6 (4.14%) Siebel CRM
6 5 (3.45%) Oracle Financials
7 4 (2.76%) Oracle ERP
7 4 (2.76%) Oracle iStore
8 3 (2.07%) Demantra
8 3 (2.07%) Oracle iProcurement
8 3 (2.07%) Oracle Payables
8 3 (2.07%) Oracle Receivables
8 3 (2.07%) SnowdropKCS
9 2 (1.38%) Oracle BPM
9 2 (1.38%) Oracle CRM
9 2 (1.38%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
9 2 (1.38%) Oracle iSupplier
9 2 (1.38%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 1 (0.69%) Oracle General Ledger
10 1 (0.69%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.52%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (4.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.69%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.83%) PuTTY
1 7 (4.83%) WinSCP
2 5 (3.45%) AMQP
2 5 (3.45%) SAN
2 5 (3.45%) VoIP
2 5 (3.45%) Wireshark
3 2 (1.38%) SSL
4 1 (0.69%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (31.03%) Oracle Database
2 32 (22.07%) Oracle Database 11g
3 23 (15.86%) Oracle Database 10g
4 20 (13.79%) Oracle BI EE
4 20 (13.79%) Oracle Reports
5 15 (10.34%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (9.66%) Oracle Database 12c
7 12 (8.28%) SQL Server
7 12 (8.28%) SQL Server 2005
7 12 (8.28%) SQL Server 2012
8 11 (7.59%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 9 (6.21%) Relational Database
10 8 (5.52%) Oracle ODI
11 7 (4.83%) SQLPlus
12 6 (4.14%) Amazon RDS
12 6 (4.14%) Oracle Discoverer
13 5 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
14 4 (2.76%) dBASE
15 3 (2.07%) Big Data
15 3 (2.07%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 30 (20.69%) Oracle Forms
2 16 (11.03%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (8.97%) Git (software)
3 13 (8.97%) HP UFT
4 12 (8.28%) JIRA
4 12 (8.28%) Oracle APEX
5 10 (6.90%) Jenkins
5 10 (6.90%) SpecFlow
6 8 (5.52%) Toad
7 7 (4.83%) Selenium
8 6 (4.14%) JDeveloper
8 6 (4.14%) TeamCity
9 5 (3.45%) Ant
9 5 (3.45%) Bitbucket
9 5 (3.45%) CMake
9 5 (3.45%) Eclipse
9 5 (3.45%) GoogleTest
9 5 (3.45%) NeoLoad
9 5 (3.45%) SoapUI
9 5 (3.45%) TestNG
General
1 39 (26.90%) Finance
2 11 (7.59%) Manufacturing
3 9 (6.21%) Retail
4 4 (2.76%) Marketing
5 2 (1.38%) Billing
5 2 (1.38%) Music Industry
5 2 (1.38%) Publishing
6 1 (0.69%) Banking
6 1 (0.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (22.76%) Developer
2 31 (21.38%) Oracle Developer
3 29 (20.00%) Analyst
4 27 (18.62%) DBA
4 27 (18.62%) Oracle DBA
5 26 (17.93%) Oracle Applications DBA
6 21 (14.48%) Consultant
7 18 (12.41%) Oracle Consultant
8 16 (11.03%) Oracle Analyst
9 14 (9.66%) Applications Developer
9 14 (9.66%) Oracle Applications Developer
10 11 (7.59%) Architect
10 11 (7.59%) Test Analyst
11 9 (6.21%) Support Analyst
12 8 (5.52%) Tester
13 7 (4.83%) Applications Consultant
13 7 (4.83%) Applications Support
13 7 (4.83%) Applications Support Analyst
13 7 (4.83%) Oracle Applications Consultant
13 7 (4.83%) Senior Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (9.66%) Oracle Fusion
2 11 (7.59%) Middleware
3 9 (6.21%) Web Services
4 8 (5.52%) XML
5 7 (4.83%) .NET
5 7 (4.83%) CSS
6 6 (4.14%) HTML
7 5 (3.45%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 3 (2.07%) Apache Drill
9 2 (1.38%) J2EE
9 2 (1.38%) OC4J
9 2 (1.38%) WebCenter
10 1 (0.69%) Ajax
10 1 (0.69%) jQuery
10 1 (0.69%) OAuth2
10 1 (0.69%) RESTful
10 1 (0.69%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.45%) Clustering
3 4 (2.76%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (2.07%) iPad
5 2 (1.38%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.38%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.69%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.69%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.69%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 28 (19.31%) Linux
2 23 (15.86%) Windows
3 22 (15.17%) Unix
4 12 (8.28%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (5.52%) AIX
5 8 (5.52%) Windows 7
5 8 (5.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (4.83%) HPUX
6 7 (4.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (4.83%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (3.45%) Windows Server
8 2 (1.38%) Solaris
9 1 (0.69%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (15.86%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (14.48%) Test Automation
3 19 (13.10%) Migration
4 18 (12.41%) Business Intelligence
5 16 (11.03%) SOA
6 15 (10.34%) CRM
7 14 (9.66%) Workflow
8 13 (8.97%) ETL
8 13 (8.97%) Project Management
9 11 (7.59%) ERP
9 11 (7.59%) Regression Testing
9 11 (7.59%) Test Scripting
10 10 (6.90%) Data Management
10 10 (6.90%) Test Management
11 9 (6.21%) Change Control
11 9 (6.21%) Stakeholder Management
12 8 (5.52%) Data Migration
12 8 (5.52%) Master Data Management
12 8 (5.52%) Performance Testing
12 8 (5.52%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 47 (32.41%) SQL
2 36 (24.83%) PL/SQL
3 27 (18.62%) Java
4 13 (8.97%) F#
5 10 (6.90%) VBScript
6 6 (4.14%) Bash Shell
6 6 (4.14%) JavaScript
6 6 (4.14%) VB
7 5 (3.45%) C#
7 5 (3.45%) Perl
7 5 (3.45%) Python
7 5 (3.45%) Ruby
8 4 (2.76%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 24 (16.55%) Security Cleared
2 22 (15.17%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 4 (2.76%) Degree
4 4 (2.76%) ISEB
4 4 (2.76%) ISTQB
4 4 (2.76%) Oracle Certification
5 3 (2.07%) ISEB Practitioner
5 3 (2.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (1.38%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.69%) HNC
7 1 (0.69%) HND
7 1 (0.69%) OCP
7 1 (0.69%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.69%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.14%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.38%) PMO
2 2 (1.38%) QA
3 1 (0.69%) COBIT
3 1 (0.69%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.69%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (13.79%) Oracle RAC
2 7 (4.83%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (3.45%) Docker
3 5 (3.45%) vSphere
4 4 (2.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (4.83%) Oracle Identity Management
2 6 (4.14%) Data Guard
2 6 (4.14%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 6 (4.14%) vRealize
3 1 (0.69%) Control-M
3 1 (0.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 145 (100.00%) Oracle
2 15 (10.34%) HP
3 14 (9.66%) Red Hat
4 10 (6.90%) Microsoft
4 10 (6.90%) VMware
5 8 (5.52%) Veritas
6 6 (4.14%) Siebel
7 5 (3.45%) Google
7 5 (3.45%) Informatica
7 5 (3.45%) Nimble Storage
8 4 (2.76%) NetApp
9 3 (2.07%) MapR
10 2 (1.38%) SAP
11 1 (0.69%) ATG
11 1 (0.69%) Cognos
11 1 (0.69%) Hyperion
11 1 (0.69%) JD Edwards
11 1 (0.69%) Pegasus
11 1 (0.69%) Sage
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £525 per day
Posted: 5 days ago