Period
to 21 May 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 21 May 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
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 763 671 754
Rank change year-on-year -92 +83 -123
Contract jobs citing Oracle Financials 122 147 142
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.16% 0.13%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.77% 1.98% 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 72 68
UK median daily rate £450 £463 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.70% +4.23% +4.41%
10th Percentile £302 £300 £309
90th Percentile £688 £586 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £463 £438
% change year-on-year -8.11% +5.71% +4.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
UK median hourly rate £11.52 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -71.21% - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.52 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year -71.21% - -

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 6,882 7,442 8,126
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.84% 8.26% 7.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,081 4,335 4,822
UK median daily rate £473 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +2.86% -0.57%
10th Percentile £313 £303 £290
90th Percentile £650 £625 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 99 92
UK median hourly rate £23.50 £29.38 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.01% +6.84% +22.22%
10th Percentile £9.39 £12.38 £12.88
90th Percentile £47.63 £57.60 £69.07
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -37.50% +16.36% +25.00%

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 21 May 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 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 Financials within the UK over the 6 months to 21 May 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 -50 116 £450 -5.26% 16
London -48 67 £500 +8.11% 6
UK excluding London -70 50 £425 -8.11% 10
North of England -7 18 £425 +17.24% 4
South East -42 15 £438 -4.11% 5
North West -13 11 £450 +24.14% 2
Midlands -8 7 £425 -10.53% 1
East Midlands -2 6 £393 -12.78% 1
Yorkshire -8 6 £425 - 2
East of England +5 3 £538 +16.22%
South West -10 3 £375 -27.88%
Scotland -45 3 - -
Northern Ireland - 1 - -
North East - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 21 May 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.

1 122 (100.00%) Oracle
1 122 (100.00%) Finance
2 45 (36.89%) Oracle EBS R12
3 41 (33.61%) Oracle Receivables
4 40 (32.79%) Oracle Payables
4 40 (32.79%) Oracle General Ledger
4 40 (32.79%) Oracle EBS
5 38 (31.15%) SQL
6 30 (24.59%) ERP
7 22 (18.03%) Oracle Assets
8 21 (17.21%) Migration
9 19 (15.57%) PL/SQL
10 18 (14.75%) Oracle Fusion
11 17 (13.93%) Oracle Cash Management
12 15 (12.30%) Project Management
12 15 (12.30%) Agile Software Development
12 15 (12.30%) Stakeholder Management
12 15 (12.30%) General Ledger
13 14 (11.48%) Banking
14 11 (9.02%) Accounts Payable
14 11 (9.02%) Manufacturing
14 11 (9.02%) JIRA
14 11 (9.02%) System Testing
14 11 (9.02%) Oracle E-Business Tax
14 11 (9.02%) Procure-to-Pay
14 11 (9.02%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
15 10 (8.20%) Cash Management
15 10 (8.20%) Oracle iProcurement
15 10 (8.20%) Data Migration
15 10 (8.20%) User Acceptance Testing

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 5 (4.10%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (2.46%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.82%) Oracle UPK
Applications
1 9 (7.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.64%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (1.64%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.64%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 45 (36.89%) Oracle EBS R12
2 41 (33.61%) Oracle Receivables
3 40 (32.79%) Oracle EBS
3 40 (32.79%) Oracle General Ledger
3 40 (32.79%) Oracle Payables
4 22 (18.03%) Oracle Assets
5 17 (13.93%) Oracle Cash Management
6 11 (9.02%) Oracle E-Business Tax
6 11 (9.02%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 10 (8.20%) Oracle iProcurement
8 9 (7.38%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
9 8 (6.56%) Oracle FAH
9 8 (6.56%) Oracle Internet Expenses
10 7 (5.74%) Oracle ERP
11 4 (3.28%) Oracle Applications
12 3 (2.46%) Oracle 11i
12 3 (2.46%) Oracle Retail
13 2 (1.64%) Demantra
13 2 (1.64%) Retail-J
13 2 (1.64%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.28%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.82%) Intacct
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.46%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.74%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 7 (5.74%) Oracle Reports
2 6 (4.92%) Data Mining
3 5 (4.10%) Oracle BI EE
3 5 (4.10%) Oracle Discoverer
4 4 (3.28%) Big Data
4 4 (3.28%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (2.46%) Apache Kudu
5 3 (2.46%) Impala
5 3 (2.46%) MongoDB
5 3 (2.46%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.46%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (2.46%) RDBMS
5 3 (2.46%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.64%) Data Lake
6 2 (1.64%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.64%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (1.64%) Oracle OLAP
6 2 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (9.02%) JIRA
2 2 (1.64%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (1.64%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (1.64%) StarTeam
2 2 (1.64%) Toad
2 2 (1.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 122 (100.00%) Finance
2 15 (12.30%) General Ledger
3 14 (11.48%) Banking
4 11 (9.02%) Manufacturing
5 10 (8.20%) Retail
6 7 (5.74%) Billing
6 7 (5.74%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.82%) Advertising
7 1 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 49 (40.16%) Consultant
2 48 (39.34%) Oracle Consultant
3 37 (30.33%) Oracle Financials Consultant
4 35 (28.69%) Analyst
5 28 (22.95%) Oracle Functional Consultant
6 26 (21.31%) Functional Consultant
7 21 (17.21%) Business Analyst
7 21 (17.21%) Oracle Financials Functional Consultant
8 18 (14.75%) Financial Analyst
8 18 (14.75%) Oracle Analyst
9 17 (13.93%) Project Manager
10 14 (11.48%) Finance Business Analyst
11 10 (8.20%) Oracle Project Manager
12 8 (6.56%) Banking Analyst
12 8 (6.56%) Financial Business Analyst
12 8 (6.56%) Oracle Financials Analyst
13 7 (5.74%) Oracle Business Analyst
13 7 (5.74%) Oracle Financials Project Manager
13 7 (5.74%) Oracle Financials Support
13 7 (5.74%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (14.75%) Oracle Fusion
2 10 (8.20%) XML
3 2 (1.64%) FpML
3 2 (1.64%) MDX
3 2 (1.64%) Web Services
4 1 (0.82%) OLE
4 1 (0.82%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.38%) Fixed Income
2 7 (5.74%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.64%) e-Learning
3 2 (1.64%) FMCG
3 2 (1.64%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (1.64%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.82%) Derivative
4 1 (0.82%) Fat Client
4 1 (0.82%) Learning Management System
4 1 (0.82%) NHS
4 1 (0.82%) Public Cloud
4 1 (0.82%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (0.82%) Thin Client
4 1 (0.82%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.64%) Windows
2 1 (0.82%) Windows Server
2 1 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (24.59%) ERP
2 21 (17.21%) Migration
3 15 (12.30%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (12.30%) Project Management
3 15 (12.30%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (9.02%) Accounts Payable
4 11 (9.02%) Procure-to-Pay
4 11 (9.02%) System Testing
5 10 (8.20%) Accounts Receivable
5 10 (8.20%) Business Analysis
5 10 (8.20%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (8.20%) Cash Management
5 10 (8.20%) Data Migration
5 10 (8.20%) Translating Business Requirements
5 10 (8.20%) User Acceptance Testing
6 9 (7.38%) Test Scripting
6 9 (7.38%) User Stories
7 8 (6.56%) Problem-Solving
8 7 (5.74%) Security Testing
9 6 (4.92%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (31.15%) SQL
2 19 (15.57%) PL/SQL
3 4 (3.28%) VBA
4 2 (1.64%) T-SQL
4 2 (1.64%) XMLA
Qualifications
1 8 (6.56%) Security Cleared
2 7 (5.74%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.64%) ACCA
4 1 (0.82%) A+ Certification
4 1 (0.82%) Degree
4 1 (0.82%) MCP
4 1 (0.82%) MCSA
4 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.82%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.82%) PMP
4 1 (0.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.74%) SLA
2 3 (2.46%) PMO
2 3 (2.46%) QA
3 2 (1.64%) GAAP
4 1 (0.82%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.82%) GDPR
4 1 (0.82%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 2 (1.64%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 122 (100.00%) Oracle
2 9 (7.38%) Hyperion
3 7 (5.74%) Murex
3 7 (5.74%) Tableau
4 6 (4.92%) Microsoft
5 4 (3.28%) Pegasus
5 4 (3.28%) SAP
6 3 (2.46%) MapR
7 2 (1.64%) Micro Focus
7 2 (1.64%) Sage
8 1 (0.82%) CODA
8 1 (0.82%) Cognos
8 1 (0.82%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.82%) JDA
8 1 (0.82%) Xero