Period
to 21 August 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 21 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 Retail
UK
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 828 775 805
Rank change year-on-year -53 +30 +22
Contract jobs citing Oracle Retail 72 85 111
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.071% 0.089% 0.10%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.11% 1.10% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 39 62
UK median daily rate £550 £450 £483
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.22% -6.74% +0.26%
10th Percentile £425 £283 £400
90th Percentile £675 £640 £688
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £360 £444
% change year-on-year +52.78% -18.87% +6.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
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 6,482 7,756 8,631
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.35% 8.09% 7.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,789 4,496 5,136
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 £650 £650 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £428 £415
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.01% +1.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 106 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 £59.33 £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 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 21 August 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 10 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 21 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 -19 71 £550 +22.22% 12
London -23 41 £550 +18.60% 7
UK excluding London -42 25 £550 +52.78% 5
Midlands -8 12 £600 +100.00%
West Midlands -21 10 £600 +100.00%
South East -35 7 £550 +15.79% 4
North of England -11 5 £500 +53.85%
Yorkshire - 5 £500 -
East Midlands -7 2 £348 -
East of England -16 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 72 (100.00%) Oracle
1 72 (100.00%) Retail
2 24 (33.33%) Finance
3 18 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 16 (22.22%) SQL
5 14 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (18.06%) PL/SQL
7 10 (13.89%) ERP
8 9 (12.50%) Project Management
9 8 (11.11%) Retek
9 8 (11.11%) ITIL
9 8 (11.11%) Business Analysis
9 8 (11.11%) QA
9 8 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (9.72%) Dynamics 365
10 7 (9.72%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 6 (8.33%) MOM
11 6 (8.33%) Oracle Financials
11 6 (8.33%) Oracle Database
12 5 (6.94%) Waterfall
12 5 (6.94%) Scrum
12 5 (6.94%) Microsoft
12 5 (6.94%) Unix
12 5 (6.94%) Java
12 5 (6.94%) Firewall
13 4 (5.56%) Service Delivery
13 4 (5.56%) ProC
13 4 (5.56%) J2EE
13 4 (5.56%) WebLogic

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 4 (5.56%) WebLogic
2 3 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (4.17%) Mule
3 2 (2.78%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (2.78%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.39%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (8.33%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (4.17%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (4.17%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (2.78%) Demantra
3 2 (2.78%) NetSuite
3 2 (2.78%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (2.78%) PeopleSoft Financials
3 2 (2.78%) Retail-J
4 1 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.39%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.72%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.94%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.33%) Oracle Database
2 3 (4.17%) Oracle Database 12c
2 3 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.78%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (2.78%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (2.78%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.39%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.39%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (5.56%) ProC
2 3 (4.17%) JDeveloper
2 3 (4.17%) JIRA
2 3 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (4.17%) Visual Studio Team System
3 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (2.78%) StarTeam
3 2 (2.78%) Toad
3 2 (2.78%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle Forms
General
1 72 (100.00%) Retail
2 24 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (2.78%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.39%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (26.39%) Architect
1 19 (26.39%) Solutions Architect
2 15 (20.83%) Analyst
3 11 (15.28%) Oracle Analyst
3 11 (15.28%) Oracle Architect
3 11 (15.28%) Oracle Solutions Architect
4 10 (13.89%) Business Analyst
4 10 (13.89%) Project Manager
5 8 (11.11%) Oracle Business Analyst
6 7 (9.72%) Developer
7 6 (8.33%) Consultant
7 6 (8.33%) Oracle Consultant
7 6 (8.33%) Oracle Developer
7 6 (8.33%) Oracle Project Manager
7 6 (8.33%) Retail Business Analyst
8 3 (4.17%) Cutover Manager
8 3 (4.17%) E-Commerce Manager
8 3 (4.17%) QA Analyst
8 3 (4.17%) Release Manager
9 2 (2.78%) Finance Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.56%) J2EE
2 3 (4.17%) JSF
2 3 (4.17%) Oracle ADF
3 2 (2.78%) MDX
3 2 (2.78%) Middleware
3 2 (2.78%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (2.78%) Spring
4 1 (1.39%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.78%) FMCG
3 1 (1.39%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.39%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.94%) Unix
2 3 (4.17%) Linux
3 1 (1.39%) AIX
3 1 (1.39%) Windows
3 1 (1.39%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 14 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (13.89%) ERP
4 9 (12.50%) Project Management
5 8 (11.11%) Business Analysis
5 8 (11.11%) ITIL
5 8 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (9.72%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 5 (6.94%) Scrum
7 5 (6.94%) Waterfall
8 4 (5.56%) CRM
8 4 (5.56%) Service Delivery
8 4 (5.56%) User Stories
9 3 (4.17%) Logistics
9 3 (4.17%) Non-Functional Testing
9 3 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (4.17%) PRINCE2
9 3 (4.17%) RUP
9 3 (4.17%) TDD
9 3 (4.17%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (22.22%) SQL
2 13 (18.06%) PL/SQL
3 5 (6.94%) Java
4 3 (4.17%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.78%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.78%) VBA
5 2 (2.78%) XMLA
6 1 (1.39%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.11%) QA
2 1 (1.39%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.39%) PMO
Systems Management
1 6 (8.33%) MOM
Vendors
1 72 (100.00%) Oracle
2 8 (11.11%) Retek
3 5 (6.94%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.17%) ATG
4 3 (4.17%) MuleSoft
5 2 (2.78%) Hyperion
5 2 (2.78%) JD Edwards
5 2 (2.78%) Micro Focus
5 2 (2.78%) PeopleSoft
5 2 (2.78%) SAP