Period
to 10 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Oracle Retail skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Oracle Retail over the 6 months to 10 December 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 Retail
UK
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 794 813 797
Rank change year-on-year +19 -16 +27
Contract jobs citing Oracle Retail 88 86 91
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.084% 0.084% 0.089%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.35% 1.05% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 48 40
UK median daily rate £550 £438 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.71% -23.91% +15.87%
10th Percentile £394 £275 £410
90th Percentile £690 £650 £688
UK excluding London median daily rate £609 £325 £575
% change year-on-year +87.31% -43.48% +35.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
UK median hourly rate £176.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Oracle Retail 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 6,507 8,204 8,620
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.19% 8.01% 8.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,784 4,921 5,176
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £313 £307 £300
90th Percentile £650 £650 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 85 93
UK median hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +14.00% -20.00%
10th Percentile £11.50 £10.70 £9.50
90th Percentile £69.30 £60.90 £96.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.25 £25.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year +9.00% -19.35% +10.71%

Oracle Retail
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Retail in the UK

Oracle Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Retail in the UK

Oracle Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle Retail over the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle Retail in the UK

Oracle Retail
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle Retail in the UK

Oracle Retail
Top 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Retail within the UK over the 6 months to 10 December 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 -25 87 £550 +26.80% 6
London +33 64 £525 +16.67% 5
UK excluding London -46 20 £609 +87.31% 1
Midlands -6 11 £663 +104.00%
West Midlands -18 7 £625 +92.31%
South East -31 7 £525 +69.35% 1
East Midlands - 4 £663 -
North of England - 2 £500 -
Yorkshire - 2 £500 -

For the 6 months to 10 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Retail 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 Retail.

1 88 (100.00%) Oracle
1 88 (100.00%) Retail
2 26 (29.55%) Finance
3 25 (28.41%) SQL
4 18 (20.45%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (18.18%) PL/SQL
6 15 (17.05%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (15.91%) Shell Script
7 14 (15.91%) Dynamics 365
8 13 (14.77%) Validation
8 13 (14.77%) E-Commerce
8 13 (14.77%) QA
9 12 (13.64%) Retek
10 11 (12.50%) Unix
10 11 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
11 10 (11.36%) Oracle ADF
12 8 (9.09%) Data Validation
12 8 (9.09%) SQL Server
12 8 (9.09%) Microsoft
12 8 (9.09%) Data Reconciliation
12 8 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 8 (9.09%) Data Quality
13 7 (7.95%) ITIL
14 6 (6.82%) ProC
14 6 (6.82%) Project Management
14 6 (6.82%) WebLogic
14 6 (6.82%) J2EE
14 6 (6.82%) Java
14 6 (6.82%) Oracle Reports
14 6 (6.82%) Oracle Financials

Oracle Retail
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 6 (6.82%) WebLogic
2 3 (3.41%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (6.82%) Dynamics AX
1 6 (6.82%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (3.41%) PeopleSoft Financials
3 2 (2.27%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.14%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (1.14%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 14 (15.91%) Dynamics 365
2 3 (3.41%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.55%) Firewall
2 3 (3.41%) DNS
2 3 (3.41%) LAN
2 3 (3.41%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.82%) Oracle Database
2 6 (6.82%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (5.68%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 6 (6.82%) ProC
2 5 (5.68%) JDeveloper
2 5 (5.68%) JIRA
2 5 (5.68%) Selenium
General
1 88 (100.00%) Retail
2 26 (29.55%) Finance
3 3 (3.41%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 25 (28.41%) Analyst
2 23 (26.14%) Architect
3 20 (22.73%) Solutions Architect
4 16 (18.18%) Oracle Architect
5 15 (17.05%) Business Analyst
6 14 (15.91%) Oracle Solutions Architect
7 11 (12.50%) Developer
8 10 (11.36%) Oracle Analyst
8 10 (11.36%) Oracle Developer
8 10 (11.36%) Retail Business Analyst
9 8 (9.09%) Data Analyst
10 7 (7.95%) Project Manager
11 6 (6.82%) Oracle Business Analyst
11 6 (6.82%) Supply Chain Analyst
11 6 (6.82%) Supply Chain Business Analyst
12 5 (5.68%) Consultant
12 5 (5.68%) Oracle Consultant
12 5 (5.68%) QA Engineer
13 4 (4.55%) Financial Analyst
13 4 (4.55%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (11.36%) Oracle ADF
2 6 (6.82%) J2EE
2 6 (6.82%) JSF
3 2 (2.27%) Middleware
3 2 (2.27%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (2.27%) Spring
4 1 (1.14%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.27%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.14%) EPoS
3 1 (1.14%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 11 (12.50%) Unix
2 5 (5.68%) AIX
2 5 (5.68%) Linux
3 3 (3.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (3.41%) Windows
3 3 (3.41%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (20.45%) Stakeholder Management
2 15 (17.05%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (14.77%) E-Commerce
3 13 (14.77%) Validation
4 8 (9.09%) Data Reconciliation
4 8 (9.09%) Data Validation
4 8 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 7 (7.95%) ITIL
6 6 (6.82%) Business Analysis
6 6 (6.82%) Logistics
6 6 (6.82%) Multichannel Retail
6 6 (6.82%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (6.82%) Project Management
7 5 (5.68%) CRM
7 5 (5.68%) Data Analysis
7 5 (5.68%) ERP
7 5 (5.68%) ETL
7 5 (5.68%) Migration
7 5 (5.68%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (5.68%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (28.41%) SQL
2 16 (18.18%) PL/SQL
3 14 (15.91%) Shell Script
4 6 (6.82%) Java
5 5 (5.68%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (14.77%) QA
2 8 (9.09%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (3.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (3.41%) MOM
Vendors
1 88 (100.00%) Oracle
2 12 (13.64%) Retek
3 8 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.55%) ATG
5 3 (3.41%) Hyperion
5 3 (3.41%) PeopleSoft
5 3 (3.41%) Red Hat
5 3 (3.41%) VMware
6 2 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.14%) Infor
7 1 (1.14%) JDA
7 1 (1.14%) Teradata