Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 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
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 725 622 660
Rank change year-on-year -103 +38 -156
Contract jobs citing Oracle Applications 150 275 232
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.15% 0.26% 0.20%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.87% 3.16% 2.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 156 94
UK median daily rate £475 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% - -0.99%
10th Percentile £360 £304 £275
90th Percentile £575 £528 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -5.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
UK median hourly rate - - £12.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £12.50

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 8032 8699 9426
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.92% 8.30% 8.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 4732 5187 5256
UK median daily rate £470 £440 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.82% +0.57% +1.74%
10th Percentile £306 £300 £275
90th Percentile £650 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +3.00% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 96 143
UK median hourly rate £29.00 £31.00 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.45% +8.77% -4.20%
10th Percentile £12.26 £10.23 £12.00
90th Percentile £64.97 £99.00 £52.47
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £31.00 £27.47
% change year-on-year -3.23% +12.85% -12.79%

Oracle Applications
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 6 months to 19 November 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 12 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 19 November 2017. 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
Job
Vacancies
England -93 137 £475 +11.76% 20
UK excluding London -32 119 £450 +12.50% 17
South East +12 42 £489 +32.54% 6
West Midlands +16 28 £400 +10.34% 3
Midlands +7 28 £400 +3.23% 3
North of England +27 25 £375 -14.77% 3
London -85 23 £523 +16.11% 4
North West +26 21 £375 -28.57% 3
South West +5 15 £475 +25.00% 4
Scotland - 6 £375 - 1
North East +40 4 £375 -14.29%
East of England -25 3 £358 -10.63%

For the 6 months to 19 November 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.

1 150 (100.00%) Oracle
2 50 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
3 41 (27.33%) Finance
4 36 (24.00%) Unix
4 36 (24.00%) Oracle Database
5 35 (23.33%) Oracle EBS R12
6 34 (22.67%) Oracle Forms
7 32 (21.33%) SQL
7 32 (21.33%) Migration
8 25 (16.67%) PL/SQL
9 23 (15.33%) Java
9 23 (15.33%) Oracle Fusion
10 21 (14.00%) Linux
10 21 (14.00%) Oracle RAC
11 18 (12.00%) SOA
11 18 (12.00%) Security Cleared
11 18 (12.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 17 (11.33%) Oracle Database 11g
13 16 (10.67%) Oracle BI EE
13 16 (10.67%) Git (software)
14 14 (9.33%) Middleware
14 14 (9.33%) WebLogic
14 14 (9.33%) Oracle Workflow
14 14 (9.33%) Workflow
15 13 (8.67%) Shell Script
15 13 (8.67%) Oracle Reports
15 13 (8.67%) Oracle 11i
15 13 (8.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
15 13 (8.67%) Oracle APEX
16 12 (8.00%) Amazon AWS

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 18 (12.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 14 (9.33%) Oracle Workflow
2 14 (9.33%) WebLogic
3 12 (8.00%) Oracle Service Bus
4 11 (7.33%) WebSphere
5 4 (2.67%) Oracle 10gAS
5 4 (2.67%) Oracle Self-Service HR
6 2 (1.33%) Apache
7 1 (0.67%) Drupal
7 1 (0.67%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 50 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
2 35 (23.33%) Oracle EBS R12
3 13 (8.67%) Oracle 11i
4 12 (8.00%) Oracle Utilities
5 11 (7.33%) Oracle Payables
6 10 (6.67%) Oracle Receivables
7 9 (6.00%) Oracle iProcurement
8 8 (5.33%) Oracle Financials
8 8 (5.33%) Siebel CRM
9 5 (3.33%) Oracle Cash Management
9 5 (3.33%) Oracle Internet Expenses
10 4 (2.67%) Oracle General Ledger
10 4 (2.67%) Oracle HRMS
10 4 (2.67%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 3 (2.00%) Oracle Assets
12 2 (1.33%) HFM
12 2 (1.33%) Hyperion Planning
12 2 (1.33%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
12 2 (1.33%) Oracle iRecruitment
12 2 (1.33%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (4.00%) Taleo
3 2 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.33%) SMS
2 2 (1.33%) Internet
3 1 (0.67%) HTTP
3 1 (0.67%) PuTTY
3 1 (0.67%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (0.67%) SSL
3 1 (0.67%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (24.00%) Oracle Database
2 17 (11.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 16 (10.67%) Oracle BI EE
4 13 (8.67%) Oracle Reports
5 10 (6.67%) Amazon RDS
6 9 (6.00%) Oracle Database 12c
7 7 (4.67%) Oracle Discoverer
8 6 (4.00%) Oracle Exadata
9 5 (3.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 5 (3.33%) Oracle ODI
10 4 (2.67%) SQLPlus
11 3 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (2.00%) Oracle Database 10g
11 3 (2.00%) SQL Server
12 2 (1.33%) Essbase
12 2 (1.33%) RDBMS
12 2 (1.33%) Relational Database
13 1 (0.67%) BusinessObjects
13 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2008
13 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 34 (22.67%) Oracle Forms
2 16 (10.67%) Git (software)
3 13 (8.67%) Oracle APEX
4 12 (8.00%) JIRA
5 4 (2.67%) Subversion
6 2 (1.33%) HP UFT
6 2 (1.33%) Selenium
7 1 (0.67%) Ant
7 1 (0.67%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.67%) JDeveloper
7 1 (0.67%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.67%) ProC
7 1 (0.67%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.67%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.67%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.67%) TestNG
7 1 (0.67%) Toad
General
1 41 (27.33%) Finance
2 4 (2.67%) Publishing
3 3 (2.00%) General Ledger
3 3 (2.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.00%) Retail
4 1 (0.67%) Banking
4 1 (0.67%) Billing
4 1 (0.67%) Legal
4 1 (0.67%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 43 (28.67%) DBA
1 43 (28.67%) Oracle DBA
2 32 (21.33%) Oracle Applications DBA
3 30 (20.00%) Developer
4 22 (14.67%) Consultant
5 20 (13.33%) Applications Developer
5 20 (13.33%) Oracle Consultant
6 19 (12.67%) Oracle Developer
7 18 (12.00%) Analyst
8 14 (9.33%) Oracle Analyst
9 11 (7.33%) WebSphere Developer
10 10 (6.67%) Oracle Applications Developer
11 8 (5.33%) Architect
11 8 (5.33%) Senior DBA
11 8 (5.33%) Senior Oracle DBA
12 7 (4.67%) Applications Support
12 7 (4.67%) Oracle Applications Support
12 7 (4.67%) Oracle Architect
13 6 (4.00%) Oracle Functional Consultant
13 6 (4.00%) Oracle Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (15.33%) Oracle Fusion
2 14 (9.33%) Middleware
3 10 (6.67%) WebSphere MQ
4 6 (4.00%) Web Services
4 6 (4.00%) XML
5 5 (3.33%) .NET
6 3 (2.00%) WebCenter
7 1 (0.67%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.67%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.67%) CSS
7 1 (0.67%) HTML
7 1 (0.67%) J2EE
7 1 (0.67%) OC4J
7 1 (0.67%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (1.33%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (1.33%) Life Science
3 2 (1.33%) Replication
4 1 (0.67%) iPad
4 1 (0.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.67%) Oracle Exalytics
4 1 (0.67%) PMI
4 1 (0.67%) Private Cloud
4 1 (0.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 36 (24.00%) Unix
2 21 (14.00%) Linux
3 11 (7.33%) Windows
4 10 (6.67%) AIX
5 5 (3.33%) Solaris
6 2 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.67%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (21.33%) Migration
2 18 (12.00%) SOA
3 14 (9.33%) Workflow
4 12 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (8.00%) CRM
4 12 (8.00%) ITIL
4 12 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
5 11 (7.33%) Data Management
6 10 (6.67%) Master Data Management
6 10 (6.67%) WFM
7 9 (6.00%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (6.00%) ERP
8 8 (5.33%) Data Migration
8 8 (5.33%) Database Tuning
9 7 (4.67%) Mentoring
9 7 (4.67%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (4.00%) Risk Management
10 6 (4.00%) Scrum
10 6 (4.00%) Supplier Management
11 5 (3.33%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (21.33%) SQL
2 25 (16.67%) PL/SQL
3 23 (15.33%) Java
4 13 (8.67%) Shell Script
5 5 (3.33%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.33%) C#
6 2 (1.33%) F#
6 2 (1.33%) VB
6 2 (1.33%) VBScript
7 1 (0.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 18 (12.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (8.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.33%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (1.33%) Degree
3 2 (1.33%) IIBA
3 2 (1.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (0.67%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.67%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.67%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.67%) GDPR
2 1 (0.67%) QA
2 1 (0.67%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (14.00%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (3.33%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (2.00%) SRDF
4 1 (0.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (8.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 12 (8.00%) Data Guard
3 11 (7.33%) Oracle Identity Management
4 8 (5.33%) Oracle RMAN
5 3 (2.00%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 1 (0.67%) Control-M
6 1 (0.67%) Oracle ZFS
6 1 (0.67%) Terraform
6 1 (0.67%) vRealize
Vendors
1 150 (100.00%) Oracle
2 10 (6.67%) Veritas
3 8 (5.33%) Siebel
4 4 (2.67%) Hyperion
4 4 (2.67%) Microsoft
4 4 (2.67%) Pegasus
5 3 (2.00%) EMC
5 3 (2.00%) HP
6 2 (1.33%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.67%) BT
7 1 (0.67%) Cognos
7 1 (0.67%) NetApp
7 1 (0.67%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (0.67%) VMware