Period
to 4 April 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Oracle Forms skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Oracle Forms over the 6 months to 4 April 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 Forms
UK
6 months to
4 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 609 701 792
Rank change year-on-year +92 +91 -107
Contract jobs citing Oracle Forms 87 181 105
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.19% 0.10%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.81% 0.90% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 111 57
Median daily rate £425 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11% +23.71%
10th Percentile £316 £325 £278
90th Percentile £618 £575 £558
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £428
% change year-on-year +3.23% -9.36% +22.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 2
Median hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.67% -59.09% +120.00%
10th Percentile £19.30 £13.75 £44.50
90th Percentile £35.00 £43.00 £65.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year +13.51% -58.89% +80.00%

Oracle Forms is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 10,743 20,175 19,431
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.45% 20.93% 19.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,975 13,675 13,523
Median daily rate £488 £480 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.56% +1.05% +11.76%
10th Percentile £330 £325 £313
90th Percentile £650 £638 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 210 291 221
Median hourly rate £42.50 £43.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.16% -4.44% +9.76%
10th Percentile £18.25 £25.00 £28.00
90th Percentile £63.08 £53.75 £67.50
Median hourly rate £37.88 £43.50 £43.50
% change year-on-year -12.93% - +6.10%

Oracle Forms
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Oracle Forms as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Forms in the UK

Oracle Forms
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Oracle Forms.

Daily rate trend for Oracle Forms in the UK

Oracle Forms
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Oracle Forms over the 6 months to 4 April 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Oracle Forms in the UK

Oracle Forms
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Oracle Forms.

Hourly rate trend for Oracle Forms in the UK

Oracle Forms
Hourly Rate Histogram

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Oracle Forms over the 6 months to 4 April 2020.

Hourly rate histogram for Oracle Forms in the UK

Oracle Forms
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 Forms within the UK over the 6 months to 4 April 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 +106 68 £413 +4.76% 30
UK excluding London +80 56 £400 +3.23% 22
London +113 29 £543 +31.52% 10
North of England +73 14 £400 +6.67% 2
Wales +39 13 £475 +18.75%
East of England +28 9 £375 -40.00%
West Midlands +65 7 £413 -8.33% 5
Midlands +60 7 £413 +3.13% 5
Yorkshire +58 7 £400 +6.67% 2
North West +33 7 £394 +5.00%
South East +57 6 £425 +11.48% 7
Work from Home +15 5 £413 +10.00% 3
Scotland +7 4 £421 +10.79% 2
South West +30 3 £400 - 6

For the 6 months to 4 April 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Forms 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 Forms.

1 87 (100.00%) Oracle
2 56 (64.37%) SQL
3 46 (52.87%) PL/SQL
4 37 (42.53%) Oracle Database
5 35 (40.23%) Oracle Reports
6 31 (35.63%) Finance
7 24 (27.59%) Unix
8 22 (25.29%) Oracle EBS
9 21 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
10 20 (22.99%) Linux
11 17 (19.54%) Java
11 17 (19.54%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 16 (18.39%) Security Cleared
13 15 (17.24%) SC Cleared
13 15 (17.24%) Oracle Fusion
13 15 (17.24%) Business Intelligence
13 15 (17.24%) Workflow
14 14 (16.09%) Shell Script
14 14 (16.09%) Migration
14 14 (16.09%) XML
14 14 (16.09%) Oracle Database 12c
15 13 (14.94%) Oracle Receivables
15 13 (14.94%) Windows
15 13 (14.94%) WebLogic
15 13 (14.94%) Oracle Workflow
16 11 (12.64%) Oracle Database 11g
16 11 (12.64%) Analytical Skills
16 11 (12.64%) Problem-Solving
17 10 (11.49%) Oracle Smart View
17 10 (11.49%) Middleware

Oracle Forms
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 13 (14.94%) Oracle Workflow
1 13 (14.94%) WebLogic
2 6 (6.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (5.75%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 4 (4.60%) Oracle Application Server
5 2 (2.30%) IIS
5 2 (2.30%) Oracle 10gAS
5 2 (2.30%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (1.15%) Confluence
6 1 (1.15%) JBoss
6 1 (1.15%) SAS
6 1 (1.15%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.15%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.15%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.15%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (1.15%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 22 (25.29%) Oracle EBS
2 13 (14.94%) Oracle Receivables
3 9 (10.34%) Oracle EBS R12
4 8 (9.20%) Oracle Payables
5 7 (8.05%) Oracle Applications
6 5 (5.75%) Oracle Financials
6 5 (5.75%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 4 (4.60%) Oracle General Ledger
7 4 (4.60%) Oracle iSupplier
8 3 (3.45%) Oracle Assets
8 3 (3.45%) Oracle ERP
8 3 (3.45%) SAP CO
8 3 (3.45%) SAP FI
8 3 (3.45%) SAP FI/CO
8 3 (3.45%) SAP S/4HANA
9 2 (2.30%) Oracle Cash Management
10 1 (1.15%) Oracle E-Business Tax
10 1 (1.15%) Oracle FAH
10 1 (1.15%) Oracle Internet Expenses
10 1 (1.15%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.34%) GitHub
2 5 (5.75%) Office 365
3 3 (3.45%) Azure
4 1 (1.15%) AWS
4 1 (1.15%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (1.15%) PaaS
4 1 (1.15%) SaaS
4 1 (1.15%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.75%) HTTP
2 3 (3.45%) SAN
3 1 (1.15%) DMZ
3 1 (1.15%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (1.15%) NAS
3 1 (1.15%) PuTTY
3 1 (1.15%) SSL
3 1 (1.15%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (42.53%) Oracle Database
2 35 (40.23%) Oracle Reports
3 17 (19.54%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 14 (16.09%) Oracle Database 12c
5 11 (12.64%) Oracle Database 11g
6 10 (11.49%) Oracle Smart View
7 8 (9.20%) SQL Server
8 7 (8.05%) Oracle Database 10g
9 6 (6.90%) SQLPlus
10 5 (5.75%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (4.60%) TKPROF
12 3 (3.45%) Oracle Discoverer
12 3 (3.45%) SAP HANA
13 2 (2.30%) RDBMS
13 2 (2.30%) Relational Database
14 1 (1.15%) Big Data
14 1 (1.15%) BusinessObjects
14 1 (1.15%) MongoDB
14 1 (1.15%) OLTP
14 1 (1.15%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 9 (10.34%) Git (software)
2 8 (9.20%) JDeveloper
2 8 (9.20%) JIRA
2 8 (9.20%) Oracle APEX
3 7 (8.05%) Toad
4 3 (3.45%) Eclipse
4 3 (3.45%) Maven
4 3 (3.45%) Visual Studio
5 2 (2.30%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.15%) Ant
6 1 (1.15%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.15%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.15%) ProC
6 1 (1.15%) Selenium
6 1 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 31 (35.63%) Finance
2 8 (9.20%) Public Sector
3 7 (8.05%) General Ledger
4 3 (3.45%) Local Government
5 2 (2.30%) Legal
5 2 (2.30%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.15%) Back Office
6 1 (1.15%) Banking
6 1 (1.15%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.15%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (44.83%) Developer
2 26 (29.89%) Oracle Developer
3 15 (17.24%) Consultant
4 9 (10.34%) Oracle Consultant
5 8 (9.20%) DBA
5 8 (9.20%) Oracle DBA
5 8 (9.20%) SQL Developer
6 6 (6.90%) Analyst
7 5 (5.75%) PL/SQL Developer
8 4 (4.60%) Architect
8 4 (4.60%) Business Analyst
8 4 (4.60%) Business Developer
8 4 (4.60%) C# Developer
8 4 (4.60%) E-Business Developer
8 4 (4.60%) Oracle Forms Developer
9 3 (3.45%) Oracle Business Analyst
9 3 (3.45%) Support Engineer
9 3 (3.45%) Systems Support
9 3 (3.45%) Technical Support
9 3 (3.45%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (17.24%) Oracle Fusion
2 14 (16.09%) XML
3 10 (11.49%) Middleware
4 9 (10.34%) .NET
5 7 (8.05%) Spring
6 4 (4.60%) CSS
6 4 (4.60%) HTML
7 3 (3.45%) AngularJS
7 3 (3.45%) CSS3
7 3 (3.45%) HTML5
7 3 (3.45%) REST
7 3 (3.45%) WinForms
8 2 (2.30%) COM
8 2 (2.30%) JDBC
8 2 (2.30%) JMS
8 2 (2.30%) Web Services
9 1 (1.15%) ASP.NET
9 1 (1.15%) SOAP
9 1 (1.15%) Swing
9 1 (1.15%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.64%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (10.34%) Data Structures
3 5 (5.75%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.45%) Wiki
5 1 (1.15%) EMC VNX
5 1 (1.15%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.15%) iPad
5 1 (1.15%) iPhone
5 1 (1.15%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.15%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.15%) Replication
5 1 (1.15%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.15%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (27.59%) Unix
2 20 (22.99%) Linux
3 13 (14.94%) Windows
4 6 (6.90%) Windows 10
5 4 (4.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (3.45%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.15%) Android
7 1 (1.15%) HPUX
7 1 (1.15%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (17.24%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (17.24%) Workflow
3 14 (16.09%) Migration
4 11 (12.64%) Problem-Solving
5 9 (10.34%) Accounts Receivable
6 8 (9.20%) Data Migration
6 8 (9.20%) ERP
6 8 (9.20%) Personalization
7 7 (8.05%) Change Management
7 7 (8.05%) Data Modelling
7 7 (8.05%) Mentoring
7 7 (8.05%) Scrum
8 6 (6.90%) Accounts Payable
8 6 (6.90%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (6.90%) SDLC
8 6 (6.90%) SOA
9 5 (5.75%) DevOps
9 5 (5.75%) Kanban
9 5 (5.75%) Procure-to-Pay
Programming Languages
1 56 (64.37%) SQL
2 46 (52.87%) PL/SQL
3 17 (19.54%) Java
4 14 (16.09%) Shell Script
5 9 (10.34%) JavaScript
6 5 (5.75%) C
6 5 (5.75%) Python
7 4 (4.60%) C#
8 3 (3.45%) C++
8 3 (3.45%) COBOL
8 3 (3.45%) Perl
8 3 (3.45%) PowerShell
8 3 (3.45%) VB
8 3 (3.45%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.30%) Java 8
10 1 (1.15%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 16 (18.39%) Security Cleared
2 15 (17.24%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.45%) Degree
4 2 (2.30%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (2.30%) Master's Degree
5 1 (1.15%) ACCA
5 1 (1.15%) CIMA
5 1 (1.15%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.15%) HND
5 1 (1.15%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.15%) MCTS
5 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.15%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.05%) GDPR
2 4 (4.60%) QA
3 2 (2.30%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.15%) GAAP
4 1 (1.15%) WCAG
System Software
1 3 (3.45%) Docker
2 2 (2.30%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.15%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (3.45%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 3 (3.45%) Kubernetes
1 3 (3.45%) NetBackup
1 3 (3.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 3 (3.45%) Oracle RMAN
1 3 (3.45%) Oracle Statspack
2 2 (2.30%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (1.15%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (1.15%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (1.15%) SnapMirror
3 1 (1.15%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 87 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (8.05%) Microsoft
3 6 (6.90%) HP
4 4 (4.60%) IBM
4 4 (4.60%) NetApp
4 4 (4.60%) Red Hat
4 4 (4.60%) SAP
5 3 (3.45%) Dell
5 3 (3.45%) EMC
5 3 (3.45%) Hitachi
5 3 (3.45%) Hyperion
5 3 (3.45%) ServiceNow
5 3 (3.45%) Veritas
6 1 (1.15%) 3PAR
6 1 (1.15%) Apple
6 1 (1.15%) Avaya
6 1 (1.15%) Brocade
6 1 (1.15%) Google
6 1 (1.15%) Infor
6 1 (1.15%) Meridio