Period
to 19 July 2018

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 July 2018 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 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 782 686 629
Rank change year-on-year -96 -57 0
Contract jobs citing Oracle Applications 104 147 281
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.10% 0.15% 0.26%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.55% 1.90% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 91 138
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £414
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.76% -2.65%
10th Percentile £346 £293 £309
90th Percentile £538 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
UK median hourly rate - £65.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £65.00 -

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 6,728 7,720 8,692
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.50% 8.11% 7.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,919 4,445 5,147
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -2.86%
10th Percentile £313 £303 £288
90th Percentile £650 £638 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £440 £413
% change year-on-year +2.27% +6.67% +0.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 114 98
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £32.25 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.48% +17.27% +7.38%
10th Percentile £11.00 £13.33 £10.42
90th Percentile £50.38 £59.40 £78.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.41 £35.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year -38.83% +21.74% +19.79%

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 July 2018.

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 14 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 July 2018. 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 95 £450 - 21
UK excluding London -47 70 £450 - 16
South East -15 36 £485 +7.78% 8
London -47 21 £461 +2.50% 6
North of England -8 19 £406 +1.56% 3
North West -11 13 £415 -1.19% 2
Midlands -18 6 £450 +10.43% 2
West Midlands -20 4 £440 -12.00% 1
Scotland -43 4 £385 +14.07% 1
North East +1 3 £388 +40.91% 1
East of England -5 3 £450 +5.57% 1
Yorkshire -19 3 £413 -
East Midlands -5 2 £600 +224.32% 1
South West -11 2 £425 -10.53% 1

For the 6 months to 19 July 2018, 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.

1 104 (100.00%) Oracle
2 36 (34.62%) Finance
3 34 (32.69%) Oracle Database
4 31 (29.81%) Oracle EBS
5 30 (28.85%) SQL
5 30 (28.85%) Oracle Fusion
6 28 (26.92%) Oracle EBS R12
6 28 (26.92%) Oracle Forms
6 28 (26.92%) Linux
7 26 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
7 26 (25.00%) PL/SQL
8 25 (24.04%) SOA
8 25 (24.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 23 (22.12%) CRM
9 23 (22.12%) Oracle Database 11g
9 23 (22.12%) Oracle BI EE
10 22 (21.15%) Clustering
11 20 (19.23%) Middleware
11 20 (19.23%) Oracle Database 12c
12 19 (18.27%) AIX
13 17 (16.35%) Siebel
13 17 (16.35%) Oracle Service Bus
13 17 (16.35%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
13 17 (16.35%) Root Cause Analysis
13 17 (16.35%) Oracle ODI
13 17 (16.35%) Siebel CRM
14 16 (15.38%) WFM
15 15 (14.42%) Master Data Management
16 14 (13.46%) Oracle Utilities
17 13 (12.50%) SC Cleared

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 25 (24.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 17 (16.35%) Oracle Service Bus
3 7 (6.73%) WebLogic
4 6 (5.77%) Oracle Workflow
5 3 (2.88%) Oracle Application Server
5 3 (2.88%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.96%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.96%) Oracle Self-Service HR
6 1 (0.96%) Oracle UPK
Applications
1 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 31 (29.81%) Oracle EBS
2 28 (26.92%) Oracle EBS R12
3 17 (16.35%) Siebel CRM
4 14 (13.46%) Oracle Utilities
5 8 (7.69%) Oracle Payables
6 7 (6.73%) Oracle Receivables
7 6 (5.77%) Oracle Financials
7 6 (5.77%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 5 (4.81%) Oracle 11i
8 5 (4.81%) Oracle Assets
8 5 (4.81%) Oracle General Ledger
9 4 (3.85%) Oracle Cash Management
10 3 (2.88%) Oracle Payroll
11 2 (1.92%) HFM
11 2 (1.92%) Hyperion Planning
11 2 (1.92%) Oracle ERP
11 2 (1.92%) Oracle iProcurement
11 2 (1.92%) Oracle SCM
12 1 (0.96%) Oracle HRMS
12 1 (0.96%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.88%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.92%) Oracle Service Cloud
2 2 (1.92%) PaaS
2 2 (1.92%) Taleo
3 1 (0.96%) IaaS
3 1 (0.96%) Office 365
3 1 (0.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.92%) Internet
1 2 (1.92%) PuTTY
1 2 (1.92%) SAN
1 2 (1.92%) SMS
1 2 (1.92%) WinSCP
2 1 (0.96%) DMZ
2 1 (0.96%) FTP
2 1 (0.96%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (32.69%) Oracle Database
2 26 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
3 23 (22.12%) Oracle BI EE
3 23 (22.12%) Oracle Database 11g
4 20 (19.23%) Oracle Database 12c
5 17 (16.35%) Oracle ODI
6 5 (4.81%) Oracle Database 10g
6 5 (4.81%) SQL Server
7 4 (3.85%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 3 (2.88%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.92%) Essbase
9 2 (1.92%) Oracle Discoverer
9 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.96%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.96%) Power BI
10 1 (0.96%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.96%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2016
10 1 (0.96%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 28 (26.92%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (3.85%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (2.88%) Toad
4 2 (1.92%) ERwin
5 1 (0.96%) Ant
5 1 (0.96%) Artifactory
5 1 (0.96%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.96%) ER Studio
5 1 (0.96%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.96%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.96%) Maven
5 1 (0.96%) Selenium
5 1 (0.96%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.96%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.96%) TestNG
General
1 36 (34.62%) Finance
2 6 (5.77%) Retail
3 3 (2.88%) Back Office
3 3 (2.88%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.92%) Billing
5 1 (0.96%) Banking
5 1 (0.96%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 32 (30.77%) DBA
1 32 (30.77%) Oracle DBA
2 26 (25.00%) Oracle Applications DBA
3 16 (15.38%) Consultant
4 15 (14.42%) Oracle Consultant
5 13 (12.50%) Developer
6 12 (11.54%) Oracle Developer
7 10 (9.62%) Functional Consultant
7 10 (9.62%) Oracle Functional Consultant
8 6 (5.77%) Analyst
9 5 (4.81%) Applications Manager
9 5 (4.81%) Cloud Consultant
9 5 (4.81%) Project Manager
9 5 (4.81%) Senior DBA
9 5 (4.81%) Senior Oracle DBA
10 4 (3.85%) Oracle Analyst
10 4 (3.85%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
10 4 (3.85%) Oracle Specialist
10 4 (3.85%) Payroll Consultant
11 3 (2.88%) Oracle Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (28.85%) Oracle Fusion
2 20 (19.23%) Middleware
3 3 (2.88%) .NET
3 3 (2.88%) CSS
3 3 (2.88%) HTML
4 2 (1.92%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.92%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (1.92%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (1.92%) HTML5
4 2 (1.92%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (1.92%) Oracle ADF
5 1 (0.96%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.96%) EJB
5 1 (0.96%) Java EE
5 1 (0.96%) JPA
5 1 (0.96%) jQuery
5 1 (0.96%) JSF
5 1 (0.96%) JSP
5 1 (0.96%) REST
5 1 (0.96%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 22 (21.15%) Clustering
2 3 (2.88%) Life Science
2 3 (2.88%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (2.88%) Smart Meter
3 2 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.96%) Data Centre
4 1 (0.96%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (0.96%) Public Cloud
4 1 (0.96%) Replication
4 1 (0.96%) User Experience
4 1 (0.96%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 28 (26.92%) Linux
2 19 (18.27%) AIX
3 13 (12.50%) Unix
4 10 (9.62%) Windows
5 2 (1.92%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (1.92%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.96%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (24.04%) SOA
2 23 (22.12%) CRM
3 17 (16.35%) Root Cause Analysis
4 16 (15.38%) WFM
5 15 (14.42%) Master Data Management
6 11 (10.58%) ITIL
6 11 (10.58%) Migration
7 9 (8.65%) Problem-Solving
8 8 (7.69%) Data Migration
8 8 (7.69%) Project Management
8 8 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (5.77%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (5.77%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (5.77%) PRINCE2
9 6 (5.77%) Problem Management
9 6 (5.77%) System Testing
9 6 (5.77%) Workflow
10 5 (4.81%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (4.81%) Business Process Mapping
10 5 (4.81%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 30 (28.85%) SQL
2 26 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 17 (16.35%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
4 5 (4.81%) Java
5 4 (3.85%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.88%) C#
6 3 (2.88%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.96%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.96%) C
7 1 (0.96%) F#
7 1 (0.96%) Korn
Qualifications
1 13 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 13 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.85%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (1.92%) Degree
3 2 (1.92%) ISEB
3 2 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.96%) ACCA
4 1 (0.96%) CIMA
4 1 (0.96%) DBS Check
4 1 (0.96%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.96%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (0.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.96%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.96%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.81%) SLA
2 3 (2.88%) QA
3 1 (0.96%) GDPR
3 1 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (10.58%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.96%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.96%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (9.62%) Data Guard
2 5 (4.81%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 5 (4.81%) Single Sign-On
3 3 (2.88%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (1.92%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 2 (1.92%) Oracle Statspack
5 1 (0.96%) Control-M
5 1 (0.96%) HP ALM
5 1 (0.96%) vRealize
Vendors
1 104 (100.00%) Oracle
2 17 (16.35%) Siebel
3 5 (4.81%) Hyperion
3 5 (4.81%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.88%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.92%) IBM
5 2 (1.92%) NetApp
6 1 (0.96%) HP
6 1 (0.96%) Software AG
6 1 (0.96%) Sun
6 1 (0.96%) VMware
6 1 (0.96%) webMethods