Period
to 20 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Oracle Financials skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Oracle Financials over the 6 months to 20 August 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 Financials
UK
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 734 706 752
Rank change year-on-year -28 +46 -103
Contract jobs citing Oracle Financials 153 154 171
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.15% 0.16% 0.16%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.36% 1.99% 1.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 65 84
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% -2.78%
10th Percentile £362 £308 £316
90th Percentile £695 £595 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £463 £438
% change year-on-year -2.70% +5.71% -2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
UK median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 -

Oracle Financials 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 6,491 7,755 8,634
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.35% 8.11% 7.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,785 4,493 5,138
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +1.74%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £294
90th Percentile £656 £650 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +1.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 105 96
UK median hourly rate £22.75 £30.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.17% - +33.33%
10th Percentile £11.25 £13.00 £10.23
90th Percentile £50.88 £58.20 £69.07
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £33.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year -39.85% -5.00% +55.56%

Oracle Financials
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Financials in the UK

Oracle Financials
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Financials in the UK

Oracle Financials
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle Financials over the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle Financials in the UK

Oracle Financials
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle Financials in the UK

Oracle Financials
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 Financials within the UK over the 6 months to 20 August 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 +11 144 £505 +6.21% 8
London +8 81 £600 +33.33% 3
UK excluding London -58 63 £450 -2.70% 5
South East -5 29 £450 +1.41% 4
East Midlands -4 10 £425 -12.82% 1
Midlands -29 10 £425 -19.05% 1
North of England -27 9 £388 +10.71%
North West -12 8 £338 -0.37%
East of England -8 7 £450 -2.70%
South West -21 4 £375 -28.57%
Scotland -45 3 £400 -11.11%
Yorkshire -12 1 £438 -
Northern Ireland - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 20 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Financials 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 Financials.

1 153 (100.00%) Oracle
1 153 (100.00%) Finance
2 49 (32.03%) Oracle EBS
3 47 (30.72%) Oracle EBS R12
4 42 (27.45%) Oracle General Ledger
5 41 (26.80%) ERP
6 38 (24.84%) SQL
7 34 (22.22%) Oracle Receivables
8 33 (21.57%) General Ledger
9 30 (19.61%) Migration
10 29 (18.95%) Agile Software Development
11 28 (18.30%) Oracle Fusion
12 27 (17.65%) Oracle Payables
13 21 (13.73%) Stakeholder Management
13 21 (13.73%) PL/SQL
14 19 (12.42%) Oracle Reports
14 19 (12.42%) Oracle Assets
15 18 (11.76%) Microsoft
16 17 (11.11%) Project Management
16 17 (11.11%) Banking
16 17 (11.11%) Business Analysis
16 17 (11.11%) Oracle Cash Management
17 16 (10.46%) Oracle BI Publisher
18 15 (9.80%) Data Modelling
18 15 (9.80%) XML
18 15 (9.80%) Problem-Solving
19 14 (9.15%) Procure-to-Pay
19 14 (9.15%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
19 14 (9.15%) Retail
20 13 (8.50%) JIRA

Oracle Financials
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 12 (7.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 6 (3.92%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (1.96%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.31%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.65%) Confluence
5 1 (0.65%) Oracle UPK
5 1 (0.65%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.65%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.31%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (1.31%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 49 (32.03%) Oracle EBS
2 47 (30.72%) Oracle EBS R12
3 42 (27.45%) Oracle General Ledger
4 34 (22.22%) Oracle Receivables
5 27 (17.65%) Oracle Payables
6 19 (12.42%) Oracle Assets
7 17 (11.11%) Oracle Cash Management
8 14 (9.15%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 10 (6.54%) Oracle FAH
10 9 (5.88%) Oracle ERP
11 8 (5.23%) Oracle 11i
11 8 (5.23%) Oracle iProcurement
12 7 (4.58%) Oracle Applications
12 7 (4.58%) Oracle Internet Expenses
12 7 (4.58%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
13 6 (3.92%) Oracle E-Business Tax
13 6 (3.92%) Oracle Retail
14 4 (2.61%) Dynamics GP
15 2 (1.31%) Oracle Payroll
15 2 (1.31%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.92%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.65%) Intacct
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.65%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (12.42%) Oracle Reports
2 16 (10.46%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 6 (3.92%) Data Mining
4 5 (3.27%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (2.61%) SQL Server
6 3 (1.96%) Apache Kudu
6 3 (1.96%) Big Data
6 3 (1.96%) Impala
6 3 (1.96%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.96%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.96%) RDBMS
6 3 (1.96%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.31%) MS Access
7 2 (1.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.65%) Essbase
8 1 (0.65%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.65%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 13 (8.50%) JIRA
2 12 (7.84%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (2.61%) JDeveloper
4 2 (1.31%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (1.31%) StarTeam
4 2 (1.31%) Toad
4 2 (1.31%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.65%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.65%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.65%) Subversion
General
1 153 (100.00%) Finance
2 33 (21.57%) General Ledger
3 17 (11.11%) Banking
4 14 (9.15%) Retail
5 9 (5.88%) Investment Banking
6 7 (4.58%) Back Office
6 7 (4.58%) Manufacturing
7 4 (2.61%) Billing
7 4 (2.61%) Publishing
8 2 (1.31%) Dutch Language
8 2 (1.31%) French Language
9 1 (0.65%) Advertising
9 1 (0.65%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 44 (28.76%) Analyst
2 41 (26.80%) Consultant
3 39 (25.49%) Oracle Consultant
4 32 (20.92%) Business Analyst
5 30 (19.61%) Oracle Financials Consultant
6 26 (16.99%) Financial Analyst
7 22 (14.38%) Finance Business Analyst
8 19 (12.42%) Oracle Analyst
9 18 (11.76%) Architect
9 18 (11.76%) Functional Consultant
9 18 (11.76%) Oracle Functional Consultant
10 17 (11.11%) Project Manager
11 16 (10.46%) Developer
12 14 (9.15%) Oracle Developer
12 14 (9.15%) Solutions Architect
13 11 (7.19%) Oracle Business Analyst
13 11 (7.19%) Oracle Financials Functional Consultant
14 10 (6.54%) Banking Analyst
14 10 (6.54%) Financial Business Analyst
14 10 (6.54%) Oracle Financials Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (18.30%) Oracle Fusion
2 15 (9.80%) XML
3 12 (7.84%) Web Services
4 11 (7.19%) .NET
5 2 (1.31%) FpML
5 2 (1.31%) MDX
5 2 (1.31%) Middleware
5 2 (1.31%) Spring
6 1 (0.65%) JMS
6 1 (0.65%) JSON
6 1 (0.65%) REST
6 1 (0.65%) SOAP
6 1 (0.65%) Software Packaging
6 1 (0.65%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.19%) Fixed Income
2 6 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (1.96%) e-Learning
4 2 (1.31%) Data Structures
4 2 (1.31%) FMCG
4 2 (1.31%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (1.31%) User Experience
5 1 (0.65%) Derivative
5 1 (0.65%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (0.65%) Learning Management System
5 1 (0.65%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.65%) Reinsurance
5 1 (0.65%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.96%) Windows
2 1 (0.65%) Solaris
2 1 (0.65%) Unix
2 1 (0.65%) Windows Server
2 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (26.80%) ERP
2 30 (19.61%) Migration
3 29 (18.95%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (13.73%) Stakeholder Management
5 17 (11.11%) Business Analysis
5 17 (11.11%) Project Management
6 15 (9.80%) Data Modelling
6 15 (9.80%) Problem-Solving
7 14 (9.15%) Procure-to-Pay
8 12 (7.84%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (7.84%) Personalization
8 12 (7.84%) SOA
8 12 (7.84%) Translating Business Requirements
9 11 (7.19%) Accounts Payable
9 11 (7.19%) Cash Management
9 11 (7.19%) Data Migration
9 11 (7.19%) Test Scripting
9 11 (7.19%) User Stories
10 10 (6.54%) GAP Analysis
11 9 (5.88%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (24.84%) SQL
2 21 (13.73%) PL/SQL
3 11 (7.19%) Java
4 3 (1.96%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.31%) VBA
5 2 (1.31%) XMLA
Qualifications
1 6 (3.92%) Security Cleared
2 5 (3.27%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.96%) ACCA
4 2 (1.31%) Degree
5 1 (0.65%) CCAB
5 1 (0.65%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.65%) PMP
5 1 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.92%) SLA
2 4 (2.61%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.96%) IFRS
3 3 (1.96%) QA
4 1 (0.65%) GAAP
4 1 (0.65%) GDPR
4 1 (0.65%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.65%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (1.31%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.31%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 153 (100.00%) Oracle
2 18 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 10 (6.54%) Hyperion
4 9 (5.88%) SAP
5 7 (4.58%) Murex
6 6 (3.92%) Tableau
7 4 (2.61%) Sun
8 2 (1.31%) ATG
8 2 (1.31%) hybris
8 2 (1.31%) Micro Focus
8 2 (1.31%) PeopleSoft
8 2 (1.31%) Retek
8 2 (1.31%) Sage
9 1 (0.65%) Citrix
9 1 (0.65%) CODA
9 1 (0.65%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.65%) MapR
9 1 (0.65%) Northgate
9 1 (0.65%) Pegasus
9 1 (0.65%) Xero