Period
to 25 September 2020

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 25 September 2020 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
25 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 451 761 808
Rank change year-on-year +310 +47 -57
Contract jobs citing Oracle Applications 62 68 100
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.21% 0.077% 0.097%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.73% 1.10% 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 36 44
Median daily rate £475 £406 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.92% -9.72% -
10th Percentile £355 £319 £370
90th Percentile £633 £559 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £443 £450
% change year-on-year +7.34% -1.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.65% - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 -
% change year-on-year -17.65% - -

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 2,268 6,191 6,522
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.63% 7.01% 6.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,320 3,707 3,803
Median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £313 £325 £313
90th Percentile £713 £650 £660
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 81 95
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +42.86% -9.26%
10th Percentile £17.86 £11.25 £11.67
90th Percentile £57.02 £63.75 £60.75
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year - +66.67% -16.00%

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 25 September 2020.

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 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 25 September 2020. 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 +314 56 £475 +11.76% 9
UK excluding London +263 33 £475 +7.34% 6
London +234 21 £563 +40.63% 5
South East +193 11 £450 -9.09% 1
South West +119 8 £525 +44.83%
North of England +130 7 £440 +10.00% 2
North West +92 7 £440 -12.00% 1
Work from Home -64 6 £440 +21.38% 2
Midlands +106 4 £538 +23.21% 1
West Midlands +77 4 £538 +23.21% 1
East of England +101 2 £410 -
Scotland +74 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 25 September 2020, 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 62 (100.00%) Oracle
2 32 (51.61%) Oracle Database
3 30 (48.39%) Linux
4 25 (40.32%) PL/SQL
4 25 (40.32%) SQL
4 25 (40.32%) Security Cleared
5 24 (38.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 24 (38.71%) SOA
6 22 (35.48%) SC Cleared
7 20 (32.26%) Oracle Database 12c
8 19 (30.65%) Oracle Fusion
8 19 (30.65%) Finance
9 16 (25.81%) Oracle EBS
9 16 (25.81%) Middleware
10 15 (24.19%) Business Intelligence
10 15 (24.19%) Oracle RAC
11 14 (22.58%) Oracle BI EE
12 13 (20.97%) Oracle EBS R12
12 13 (20.97%) Oracle RMAN
13 12 (19.35%) Shell Script
13 12 (19.35%) Solaris
14 10 (16.13%) Oracle Reports
14 10 (16.13%) ERP
14 10 (16.13%) Oracle Linux
15 9 (14.52%) WebLogic
15 9 (14.52%) Release Management
15 9 (14.52%) BPEL
16 8 (12.90%) E-business
16 8 (12.90%) Java
16 8 (12.90%) Python

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 24 (38.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 9 (14.52%) WebLogic
3 6 (9.68%) Oracle Workflow
4 5 (8.06%) Red Hat Fuse
5 3 (4.84%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 16 (25.81%) Oracle EBS
2 13 (20.97%) Oracle EBS R12
3 6 (9.68%) Documaker
3 6 (9.68%) Oracle ERP
4 5 (8.06%) Oracle Financials
4 5 (8.06%) Oracle Payables
5 4 (6.45%) Oracle 11i
6 3 (4.84%) Oracle General Ledger
6 3 (4.84%) Oracle Receivables
7 2 (3.23%) Oracle Assets
7 2 (3.23%) Oracle BPM
7 2 (3.23%) Oracle Cash Management
7 2 (3.23%) Oracle iProcurement
7 2 (3.23%) Siebel CRM
8 1 (1.61%) Oracle AGIS
8 1 (1.61%) Oracle E-Business Tax
8 1 (1.61%) Oracle FAH
8 1 (1.61%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.06%) PaaS
2 4 (6.45%) AWS
3 3 (4.84%) GitHub
3 3 (4.84%) SaaS
4 2 (3.23%) IaaS
4 2 (3.23%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.23%) DNS
1 2 (3.23%) SMTP
1 2 (3.23%) SNMP
1 2 (3.23%) VLAN
2 1 (1.61%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (51.61%) Oracle Database
2 20 (32.26%) Oracle Database 12c
3 14 (22.58%) Oracle BI EE
4 10 (16.13%) Oracle Reports
5 8 (12.90%) Oracle ODI
6 7 (11.29%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 5 (8.06%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (6.45%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (3.23%) DB2
9 2 (3.23%) OLTP
9 2 (3.23%) Power BI
10 1 (1.61%) Oracle Discoverer
10 1 (1.61%) Oracle Exadata
10 1 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (1.61%) SQL Server
10 1 (1.61%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 7 (11.29%) Oracle Forms
1 7 (11.29%) Toad
2 5 (8.06%) Ant
2 5 (8.06%) Git (software)
2 5 (8.06%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (4.84%) JIRA
General
1 19 (30.65%) Finance
2 2 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (3.23%) Public Sector
3 1 (1.61%) Banking
3 1 (1.61%) General Ledger
3 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.61%) Police
3 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (53.23%) DBA
1 33 (53.23%) Oracle DBA
2 21 (33.87%) Oracle Applications DBA
3 12 (19.35%) Developer
4 11 (17.74%) Oracle Developer
5 10 (16.13%) SC Cleared DBA
6 5 (8.06%) Administrator
6 5 (8.06%) Applications Developer
6 5 (8.06%) Oracle Applications Developer
7 4 (6.45%) Consultant
7 4 (6.45%) Oracle Consultant
8 3 (4.84%) Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) Oracle Analyst
9 2 (3.23%) Applications Manager
9 2 (3.23%) Architect
9 2 (3.23%) DV Cleared DBA
9 2 (3.23%) Lead Developer
9 2 (3.23%) Product Manager
9 2 (3.23%) SAP Developer
9 2 (3.23%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (30.65%) Oracle Fusion
2 16 (25.81%) Middleware
3 4 (6.45%) .NET
3 4 (6.45%) JSON
3 4 (6.45%) REST
3 4 (6.45%) SOAP
3 4 (6.45%) Web Services
4 3 (4.84%) XML
5 2 (3.23%) 802.1X
5 2 (3.23%) OAuth
5 2 (3.23%) OpenID
5 2 (3.23%) SAML
5 2 (3.23%) XML Schema
5 2 (3.23%) XSL
5 2 (3.23%) XSLT
6 1 (1.61%) CSS
6 1 (1.61%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Cloud
2 1 (1.61%) Life Science
2 1 (1.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 30 (48.39%) Linux
2 12 (19.35%) Solaris
3 10 (16.13%) Oracle Linux
4 6 (9.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (8.06%) Windows
6 4 (6.45%) AIX
7 2 (3.23%) VMS
8 1 (1.61%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (38.71%) SOA
2 15 (24.19%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (16.13%) ERP
4 9 (14.52%) BPEL
4 9 (14.52%) Release Management
5 8 (12.90%) E-business
5 8 (12.90%) Test Automation
6 7 (11.29%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (9.68%) Migration
7 6 (9.68%) Workflow
8 5 (8.06%) Database Tuning
8 5 (8.06%) Performance Analysis
8 5 (8.06%) Performance Testing
9 4 (6.45%) Analytics
9 4 (6.45%) DevOps
9 4 (6.45%) Service Management
9 4 (6.45%) Test Scripting
10 3 (4.84%) Scrum
10 3 (4.84%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (4.84%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (40.32%) PL/SQL
1 25 (40.32%) SQL
2 12 (19.35%) Shell Script
3 8 (12.90%) Java
3 8 (12.90%) Python
3 8 (12.90%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
4 5 (8.06%) AWK
4 5 (8.06%) Bash Shell
4 5 (8.06%) Jython
4 5 (8.06%) sed
5 3 (4.84%) Ruby
6 2 (3.23%) Perl
7 1 (1.61%) C
7 1 (1.61%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.61%) REXX
Qualifications
1 25 (40.32%) Security Cleared
2 22 (35.48%) SC Cleared
3 6 (9.68%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.61%) OCP
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.29%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (24.19%) Oracle RAC
2 7 (11.29%) Active Directory
3 5 (8.06%) NFS
Systems Management
1 13 (20.97%) Oracle RMAN
2 8 (12.90%) Data Guard
3 5 (8.06%) Oracle ZFS
4 2 (3.23%) Ansible
4 2 (3.23%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (3.23%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 62 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (9.68%) PeopleSoft
2 6 (9.68%) Red Hat
2 6 (9.68%) Sun
3 5 (8.06%) Microsoft
3 5 (8.06%) NetApp
4 4 (6.45%) Informatica
5 3 (4.84%) SAP
6 2 (3.23%) Cisco
6 2 (3.23%) Concur
6 2 (3.23%) Dell
6 2 (3.23%) Okta
6 2 (3.23%) Siebel
7 1 (1.61%) Ariba