Period
to 22 July 2019

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 22 July 2019 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
22 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 725 769 706
Rank change year-on-year +44 -63 +28
Contract jobs citing Oracle Financials 119 146 157
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.14% 0.16%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.87% 2.13% 1.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 80 74
UK median daily rate £488 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.63% - +8.57%
10th Percentile £324 £362 £306
90th Percentile £600 £691 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £438 £475
% change year-on-year +2.86% -7.89% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
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 6,369 6,840 7,883
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.90% 6.62% 8.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,836 3,994 4,546
UK median daily rate £485 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% +4.65%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £303
90th Percentile £663 £650 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £467 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +3.67% +2.86% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 109 117
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.00% -24.24% -5.71%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.00 £13.15
90th Percentile £63.75 £50.25 £62.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £21.96 £35.00
% change year-on-year +59.42% -37.27% -

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 22 July 2019.

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 22 July 2019. 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 +32 96 £475 - 8
London +34 52 £538 -10.42% 3
UK excluding London +11 40 £450 +2.86% 6
South East -3 11 £350 -22.22% 4
North of England +26 10 £448 +5.29%
Scotland +26 7 £500 +25.00% 1
East of England +4 7 £475 +11.76%
Yorkshire +24 5 £445 +4.71%
Midlands +24 4 £311 -26.76% 1
East Midlands +23 4 £311 -26.76%
North West +11 4 £500 -
Northern Ireland +6 1 - -
North East - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 22 July 2019, 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.

1 119 (100.00%) Oracle
1 119 (100.00%) Finance
2 45 (37.82%) Oracle Payables
2 45 (37.82%) Oracle Receivables
3 42 (35.29%) Oracle EBS
4 40 (33.61%) SQL
5 34 (28.57%) Oracle General Ledger
6 33 (27.73%) ERP
7 30 (25.21%) Oracle Reports
8 29 (24.37%) Oracle Assets
9 23 (19.33%) PL/SQL
10 22 (18.49%) Oracle EBS R12
11 21 (17.65%) Oracle ERP
12 19 (15.97%) Procure-to-Pay
12 19 (15.97%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
13 18 (15.13%) Project Management
14 17 (14.29%) Migration
15 15 (12.61%) Billing
15 15 (12.61%) Oracle Cash Management
16 14 (11.76%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
16 14 (11.76%) Oracle Fusion
16 14 (11.76%) Oracle Workflow
16 14 (11.76%) Workflow
16 14 (11.76%) XML
17 13 (10.92%) Data Modelling
17 13 (10.92%) Middleware
17 13 (10.92%) SLA
17 13 (10.92%) Manufacturing
17 13 (10.92%) Validation
17 13 (10.92%) Oracle iProcurement

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 14 (11.76%) Oracle Workflow
2 6 (5.04%) WebLogic
3 4 (3.36%) WebLogic Integration
4 2 (1.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.84%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 5 (4.20%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 45 (37.82%) Oracle Payables
1 45 (37.82%) Oracle Receivables
2 42 (35.29%) Oracle EBS
3 34 (28.57%) Oracle General Ledger
4 29 (24.37%) Oracle Assets
5 22 (18.49%) Oracle EBS R12
6 21 (17.65%) Oracle ERP
7 19 (15.97%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 15 (12.61%) Oracle Cash Management
9 14 (11.76%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
10 13 (10.92%) Oracle iProcurement
11 9 (7.56%) Oracle E-Business Tax
11 9 (7.56%) Oracle Internet Expenses
12 8 (6.72%) Oracle Applications
13 6 (5.04%) Primavera
14 4 (3.36%) Dynamics CRM
14 4 (3.36%) Unit4 Business World
15 3 (2.52%) PeopleSoft Financials
16 1 (0.84%) HFM
16 1 (0.84%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.72%) SaaS
2 4 (3.36%) Power Platform
3 3 (2.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.52%) Office 365
4 1 (0.84%) Apple Pay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (25.21%) Oracle Reports
2 7 (5.88%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 5 (4.20%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (4.20%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (3.36%) Oracle BI EE
4 4 (3.36%) Power BI
4 4 (3.36%) QlikView
4 4 (3.36%) SQL Server
4 4 (3.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (3.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (3.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.52%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.52%) Oracle Discoverer
5 3 (2.52%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (0.84%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 10 (8.40%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (3.36%) Eclipse
3 2 (1.68%) JIRA
4 1 (0.84%) JDeveloper
4 1 (0.84%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.84%) Subversion
General
1 119 (100.00%) Finance
2 15 (12.61%) Billing
3 13 (10.92%) Manufacturing
4 5 (4.20%) General Ledger
5 4 (3.36%) Banking
5 4 (3.36%) Front Office
5 4 (3.36%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.68%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.68%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.84%) Back Office
7 1 (0.84%) French Language
7 1 (0.84%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 50 (42.02%) Consultant
2 49 (41.18%) Oracle Consultant
3 32 (26.89%) Oracle Financials Consultant
4 20 (16.81%) Functional Consultant
4 20 (16.81%) Oracle Functional Consultant
5 17 (14.29%) Analyst
6 14 (11.76%) Oracle Analyst
7 11 (9.24%) Oracle Financials Functional Consultant
8 10 (8.40%) Developer
9 8 (6.72%) Functional Analyst
10 7 (5.88%) Business Analyst
10 7 (5.88%) Oracle Developer
10 7 (5.88%) Project Consultant
11 5 (4.20%) Accountant
11 5 (4.20%) Cloud Consultant
11 5 (4.20%) Financial Analyst
12 4 (3.36%) Oracle Business Analyst
12 4 (3.36%) Oracle Programme Manager
12 4 (3.36%) Oracle Project Manager
12 4 (3.36%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (11.76%) Oracle Fusion
1 14 (11.76%) XML
2 13 (10.92%) Middleware
3 5 (4.20%) Web Services
4 4 (3.36%) .NET
4 4 (3.36%) J2EE
4 4 (3.36%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.72%) Data Structures
2 5 (4.20%) Algorithms
3 4 (3.36%) Reinsurance
4 3 (2.52%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.52%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.52%) User Experience
5 2 (1.68%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.84%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (0.84%) Life Science
6 1 (0.84%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.20%) Unix
2 2 (1.68%) Linux
2 2 (1.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (27.73%) ERP
2 19 (15.97%) Procure-to-Pay
3 18 (15.13%) Project Management
4 17 (14.29%) Migration
5 14 (11.76%) Workflow
6 13 (10.92%) Data Modelling
6 13 (10.92%) Validation
7 12 (10.08%) ETL
8 11 (9.24%) Test Automation
9 10 (8.40%) Data Migration
10 8 (6.72%) CRM
10 8 (6.72%) Process Improvement
10 8 (6.72%) Software Architecture
10 8 (6.72%) Software Testing
10 8 (6.72%) Technical Architecture
11 7 (5.88%) Cash Management
12 6 (5.04%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (5.04%) Analytics
12 6 (5.04%) Change Management
12 6 (5.04%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (33.61%) SQL
2 23 (19.33%) PL/SQL
3 5 (4.20%) Java
4 4 (3.36%) Python
5 2 (1.68%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.84%) C
6 1 (0.84%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (6.72%) ACCA
2 1 (0.84%) Degree
2 1 (0.84%) DV Cleared
2 1 (0.84%) PMP
2 1 (0.84%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.84%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.92%) SLA
2 10 (8.40%) QA
3 5 (4.20%) IFRS
4 3 (2.52%) PMO
5 1 (0.84%) GDPR
5 1 (0.84%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 119 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (5.04%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.36%) CODA
4 3 (2.52%) PeopleSoft
5 2 (1.68%) Hyperion
5 2 (1.68%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.68%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.68%) SAP
6 1 (0.84%) Apple
6 1 (0.84%) Lagan
6 1 (0.84%) Lotus
6 1 (0.84%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (0.84%) Northgate