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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 6 months to 23 May 2022 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
6 months to
23 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 713 603 547
Rank change year-on-year -110 -56 +265
Contract jobs citing Oracle Applications 107 83 92
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.14% 0.19%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.12% 2.16% 2.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 53 56
10th Percentile £400 £400 £363
25th Percentile £461 £463 £406
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £550 £475
Median % change year-on-year - +15.79% -
75th Percentile £638 £588 £547
90th Percentile £775 £600 £663
UK excluding London median daily rate £510 £548 £475
% change year-on-year -6.85% +15.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £62.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Oracle Applications is in the Business Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 5,051 3,840 3,635
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 5.82% 6.59% 7.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,099 2,260 2,245
10th Percentile £378 £313 £324
25th Percentile £463 £400 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - +3.09%
75th Percentile £656 £600 £613
90th Percentile £750 £700 £706
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £475 £480
% change year-on-year +10.53% -1.04% +2.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 45 50
10th Percentile £15.71 £13.50 £13.05
25th Percentile £21.00 £17.75 £18.25
Median hourly rate £32.50 £36.00 £27.75
Median % change year-on-year -9.74% +29.73% -11.20%
75th Percentile £53.75 £58.75 £47.00
90th Percentile £62.00 £67.80 £54.28
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.75 £27.00 £29.25
% change year-on-year -15.74% -7.69% -10.00%

Oracle Applications
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Oracle Applications as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Applications in the UK

Oracle Applications
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Oracle Applications.

Daily rate trend for Oracle Applications in the UK

Oracle Applications
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Oracle Applications over the 6 months to 23 May 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Oracle Applications in the UK

Oracle Applications
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Oracle Applications.

Hourly rate trend for Oracle Applications in the UK

Oracle Applications
Top 13 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 6 months to 23 May 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
England -119 89 £550 +0.92% 7
Work from Home -119 42 £525 -6.67% 2
UK excluding London -49 38 £510 -6.85% 7
London -101 31 £500 -9.09% 1
North of England -37 12 £488 +14.71%
South East -28 10 £475 -13.24% 3
West Midlands - 8 £850 -
Yorkshire - 8 £475 -
Midlands - 8 £850 - 1
South West -29 4 £750 +30.43% 1
North West -32 4 £625 +47.06%
East of England -25 3 £481 -3.75%
Wales - 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 23 May 2022, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Applications also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads with a requirement for Oracle Applications.

1 107 (100.00%) Oracle
2 55 (51.40%) Finance
3 49 (45.79%) Oracle EBS
4 37 (34.58%) ERP
5 35 (32.71%) Social Skills
6 33 (30.84%) Security Cleared
7 32 (29.91%) Migration
8 31 (28.97%) SQL
9 26 (24.30%) PL/SQL
9 26 (24.30%) Oracle Database
10 23 (21.50%) Oracle EBS R12
10 23 (21.50%) Oracle Fusion
11 22 (20.56%) SC Cleared
12 20 (18.69%) Data Migration
13 19 (17.76%) Oracle Database 11g
14 18 (16.82%) Oracle Forms
14 18 (16.82%) Oracle Reports
15 17 (15.89%) Oracle RAC
16 15 (14.02%) Middleware
17 13 (12.15%) Oracle Database 10g
17 13 (12.15%) Oracle Financials
17 13 (12.15%) Oracle ERP
17 13 (12.15%) Oracle Payables
18 12 (11.21%) Oracle Receivables
18 12 (11.21%) Problem-Solving
18 12 (11.21%) Oracle General Ledger
18 12 (11.21%) Capacity Planning
18 12 (11.21%) Agile
19 11 (10.28%) Linux
19 11 (10.28%) ETL

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 9 (8.41%) Oracle 9iAS
1 9 (8.41%) Oracle Application Server
2 4 (3.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (2.80%) Oracle Service Bus
3 3 (2.80%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (2.80%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.93%) Confluence
4 1 (0.93%) IIS
4 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.93%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (1.87%) Oracle Smart View
2 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 49 (45.79%) Oracle EBS
2 23 (21.50%) Oracle EBS R12
3 13 (12.15%) Oracle ERP
3 13 (12.15%) Oracle Financials
3 13 (12.15%) Oracle Payables
4 12 (11.21%) Oracle General Ledger
4 12 (11.21%) Oracle Receivables
5 10 (9.35%) Oracle Cash Management
6 9 (8.41%) Oracle 11i
7 5 (4.67%) Oracle FAH
8 4 (3.74%) Oracle Assets
9 3 (2.80%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 3 (2.80%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
9 3 (2.80%) Oracle Utilities
10 2 (1.87%) Oracle Payroll
11 1 (0.93%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.41%) PaaS
2 6 (5.61%) IaaS
3 5 (4.67%) Azure
3 5 (4.67%) GCP
4 2 (1.87%) SaaS
5 1 (0.93%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.93%) FTP
1 1 (0.93%) Internet
1 1 (0.93%) NAS
1 1 (0.93%) SAN
1 1 (0.93%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (24.30%) Oracle Database
2 19 (17.76%) Oracle Database 11g
3 18 (16.82%) Oracle Reports
4 13 (12.15%) Oracle Database 10g
5 10 (9.35%) Relational Database
6 9 (8.41%) OLAP
6 9 (8.41%) OLTP
6 9 (8.41%) Oracle Database 12c
6 9 (8.41%) Oracle OLAP
6 9 (8.41%) RDBMS
7 7 (6.54%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (5.61%) Oracle Exadata
9 5 (4.67%) Oracle BI EE
9 5 (4.67%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 4 (3.74%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 4 (3.74%) MongoDB
10 4 (3.74%) NoSQL
10 4 (3.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (3.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (3.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 18 (16.82%) Oracle Forms
2 7 (6.54%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.93%) JIRA
General
1 55 (51.40%) Finance
2 35 (32.71%) Social Skills
3 10 (9.35%) Presentation Skills
3 10 (9.35%) Public Sector
4 7 (6.54%) Back Office
4 7 (6.54%) Organisational Skills
5 6 (5.61%) Banking
5 6 (5.61%) Influencing Skills
6 5 (4.67%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (3.74%) Manufacturing
8 3 (2.80%) Law
9 2 (1.87%) Financial Institution
9 2 (1.87%) General Ledger
9 2 (1.87%) Legal
10 1 (0.93%) Billing
10 1 (0.93%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (24.30%) Architect
2 18 (16.82%) Consultant
2 18 (16.82%) DBA
2 18 (16.82%) Oracle Consultant
2 18 (16.82%) Solutions Architect
3 16 (14.95%) Oracle DBA
4 15 (14.02%) Oracle Architect
5 10 (9.35%) Developer
6 9 (8.41%) Oracle Developer
6 9 (8.41%) Senior Architect
6 9 (8.41%) Senior Solutions Architect
7 8 (7.48%) Oracle Solutions Architect
8 7 (6.54%) Oracle Technical Consultant
8 7 (6.54%) SC Cleared DBA
8 7 (6.54%) Technical Consultant
9 6 (5.61%) Applications Developer
10 5 (4.67%) Applications Architect
10 5 (4.67%) Applications Consultant
10 5 (4.67%) Oracle Applications Developer
10 5 (4.67%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (21.50%) Oracle Fusion
2 15 (14.02%) Middleware
3 8 (7.48%) Web Services
4 4 (3.74%) JSON
4 4 (3.74%) XML
5 3 (2.80%) Kafka
6 2 (1.87%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 2 (1.87%) Oracle Streams
6 2 (1.87%) REST
6 2 (1.87%) SOAP
7 1 (0.93%) .NET
7 1 (0.93%) JMS
7 1 (0.93%) LDAP
7 1 (0.93%) Oracle ADF
7 1 (0.93%) RESTful
7 1 (0.93%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.35%) Data Centre
1 10 (9.35%) Virtual Team
2 7 (6.54%) Management Information System
3 6 (5.61%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (3.74%) Mobile App
4 4 (3.74%) Replication
5 2 (1.87%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.93%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.93%) Clustering
6 1 (0.93%) Legacy Systems
6 1 (0.93%) Oracle Exalogic
6 1 (0.93%) PKI
6 1 (0.93%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.93%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.28%) Linux
2 9 (8.41%) Solaris
3 7 (6.54%) Unix
4 5 (4.67%) Windows
5 2 (1.87%) AIX
5 2 (1.87%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (0.93%) SUSE
6 1 (0.93%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (34.58%) ERP
2 32 (29.91%) Migration
3 20 (18.69%) Data Migration
4 12 (11.21%) Agile
4 12 (11.21%) Capacity Planning
4 12 (11.21%) Problem-Solving
5 11 (10.28%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (10.28%) ETL
6 9 (8.41%) Data Modelling
6 9 (8.41%) Network Architecture
6 9 (8.41%) Performance Testing
6 9 (8.41%) Requirements Gathering
7 8 (7.48%) Service Delivery
7 8 (7.48%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (6.54%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (5.61%) Due Diligence
9 6 (5.61%) Information Architecture
9 6 (5.61%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (5.61%) Software Testing
10 5 (4.67%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (28.97%) SQL
2 26 (24.30%) PL/SQL
3 6 (5.61%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.87%) Java
5 1 (0.93%) C
5 1 (0.93%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 33 (30.84%) Security Cleared
2 22 (20.56%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.80%) DV Cleared
3 3 (2.80%) ISTQB
3 3 (2.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (1.87%) Degree
4 2 (1.87%) MCSA
4 2 (1.87%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.87%) OCA
4 2 (1.87%) OCP
4 2 (1.87%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.93%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.74%) SLA
2 3 (2.80%) GAAP
3 2 (1.87%) GDPR
3 2 (1.87%) QA
4 1 (0.93%) GRC
4 1 (0.93%) IFRS
4 1 (0.93%) IFRS 17
System Software
1 17 (15.89%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (4.67%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.80%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (1.87%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (7.48%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 7 (6.54%) Data Guard
3 6 (5.61%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 4 (3.74%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.93%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (0.93%) Oracle Identity Management
5 1 (0.93%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 1 (0.93%) SCCM
5 1 (0.93%) SCOM
5 1 (0.93%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 107 (100.00%) Oracle
2 9 (8.41%) Red Hat
3 8 (7.48%) Microsoft
4 5 (4.67%) Google
5 4 (3.74%) SAP
5 4 (3.74%) VMware
6 3 (2.80%) Workday
7 2 (1.87%) IBM
8 1 (0.93%) CA
8 1 (0.93%) Cisco
8 1 (0.93%) Citrix
8 1 (0.93%) hybris
8 1 (0.93%) Informatica
8 1 (0.93%) Sun