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 3 months to 30 March 2017 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
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 557 583 554
Rank change year-on-year +26 -29  
Contract jobs citing Oracle Retail 43 57 71
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.094% 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.12% 1.31% 1.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 22 32
Median daily rate £475 £477 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.31% -4.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £366 £439 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £635 £685 £800
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £413 £425
% change year-on-year -6.06% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Oracle Retail is in the business application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 3855 4350 4696
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.47% 8.04% 8.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 2311 2629 2644
Median daily rate £450 £430 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.65% -4.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £593 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 49 38
Median hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.81% -8.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.66 £10.80 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £75.00 £64.75 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +41.81% +57.14%  

Oracle Retail
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Oracle Retail as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

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 3 months to 30 March 2017.

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 20 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 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +39 43 £475 -0.31% 7
London +29 21 £513 +4.59% 3
South East +23 12 £379 - 3
Berkshire +27 10 £379 - 1
East of England +6 4 £563 -
Hertfordshire +4 4 £563 -
Bracknell - 4 - -
North West +28 3 £325 -
Watford - 3 £625 -
Manchester +12 2 - -
Hampshire - 2 £413 - 2
Reading +14 1 - -
Yorkshire +11 1 - - 1
West Yorkshire +7 1 - - 1
Bradford +1 1 - -
Portsmouth - 1 £475 - 2
Southampton - 1 £350 -
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Newbury - 1 - - 1
South West - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Retail also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Oracle Retail.

1 91 (100.00%) Oracle
1 91 (100.00%) Retail
2 18 (19.78%) E-Commerce
2 18 (19.78%) Finance
3 16 (17.58%) Java
4 13 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (13.19%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (8.79%) Back Office
6 8 (8.79%) Unix
6 8 (8.79%) Cash Management
6 8 (8.79%) Oracle Cash Management
7 7 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
7 7 (7.69%) ERP
7 7 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (7.69%) Linux
7 7 (7.69%) SQL
7 7 (7.69%) Microsoft
7 7 (7.69%) Retek
7 7 (7.69%) VMware
8 6 (6.59%) Project Management
8 6 (6.59%) CRM
8 6 (6.59%) Unit Testing
9 5 (5.49%) SaaS
9 5 (5.49%) Waterfall
9 5 (5.49%) Oracle Payables
9 5 (5.49%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (5.49%) SAP
9 5 (5.49%) ETL
9 5 (5.49%) Data Modelling
9 5 (5.49%) Business Intelligence

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 (4.40%) WebSphere
2 3 (3.30%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.10%) Apache
4 1 (1.10%) CMS
4 1 (1.10%) Drupal
4 1 (1.10%) IIS
4 1 (1.10%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (2.20%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (8.79%) Oracle Cash Management
2 5 (5.49%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (3.30%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (3.30%) Oracle Financials
3 3 (3.30%) PeopleSoft Financials
4 1 (1.10%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.10%) Magento
4 1 (1.10%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (1.10%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.49%) SaaS
3 4 (4.40%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (4.40%) IaaS
3 4 (4.40%) PaaS
4 3 (3.30%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.40%) DNS
1 4 (4.40%) LAN
1 4 (4.40%) WAN
2 3 (3.30%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (5.49%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (4.40%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (3.30%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.20%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (2.20%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.20%) OLAP
5 2 (2.20%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (1.10%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.10%) DataStage
6 1 (1.10%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.20%) JIRA
1 2 (2.20%) ProC
2 1 (1.10%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (1.10%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (1.10%) PVCS
2 1 (1.10%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.10%) Toad
General
1 91 (100.00%) Retail
2 18 (19.78%) Finance
3 8 (8.79%) Back Office
4 4 (4.40%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (30.77%) Consultant
2 26 (28.57%) Oracle Consultant
3 19 (20.88%) Architect
4 16 (17.58%) Analyst
5 15 (16.48%) Business Analyst
6 12 (13.19%) Retail Business Analyst
7 11 (12.09%) Oracle Architect
8 10 (10.99%) Oracle Analyst
9 8 (8.79%) Oracle Business Analyst
9 8 (8.79%) Service Analyst
10 7 (7.69%) Environment Manager
10 7 (7.69%) Senior Manager
11 6 (6.59%) Senior Analyst
11 6 (6.59%) Senior Business Analyst
11 6 (6.59%) Senior Test Manager
11 6 (6.59%) Solutions Architect
11 6 (6.59%) Test Environment Manager
11 6 (6.59%) Test Manager
12 5 (5.49%) Infrastructure Architect
12 5 (5.49%) Senior Oracle Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.30%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (2.20%) .NET
2 2 (2.20%) J2EE
2 2 (2.20%) Middleware
3 1 (1.10%) CSS
3 1 (1.10%) HTML
3 1 (1.10%) jQuery
3 1 (1.10%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (1.10%) Web Services
3 1 (1.10%) XHTML
3 1 (1.10%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.49%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.79%) Unix
2 7 (7.69%) Linux
3 4 (4.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (3.30%) Windows
4 3 (3.30%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (19.78%) E-Commerce
2 13 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (13.19%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (8.79%) Cash Management
5 7 (7.69%) ERP
6 6 (6.59%) CRM
6 6 (6.59%) Project Management
6 6 (6.59%) Unit Testing
7 5 (5.49%) Business Analysis
7 5 (5.49%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (5.49%) Data Modelling
7 5 (5.49%) ETL
7 5 (5.49%) Waterfall
8 4 (4.40%) Business Process Analysis
8 4 (4.40%) Data Migration
8 4 (4.40%) Merchandise Planning
8 4 (4.40%) Migration
8 4 (4.40%) PRINCE2
8 4 (4.40%) Scrum
8 4 (4.40%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (17.58%) Java
2 7 (7.69%) SQL
3 4 (4.40%) PL/SQL
4 2 (2.20%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.10%) C#
5 1 (1.10%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.10%) Perl
5 1 (1.10%) Uniface
Qualifications
1 3 (3.30%) ISEB
2 2 (2.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.10%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.40%) QA
2 1 (1.10%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (4.40%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.20%) MOM
2 1 (1.10%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.10%) Puppet
Vendors
1 91 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.69%) Retek
2 7 (7.69%) VMware
3 5 (5.49%) SAP
4 4 (4.40%) ATG
4 4 (4.40%) Red Hat
5 3 (3.30%) Citrix
5 3 (3.30%) Hyperion
5 3 (3.30%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (2.20%) hybris
6 2 (2.20%) IBM
7 1 (1.10%) JDA
7 1 (1.10%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (1.10%) Siebel
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