Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 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
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 802 781 796
Rank change year-on-year -21 +15 +22
Contract jobs citing Oracle Retail 82 86 98
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.080% 0.087% 0.092%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.28% 1.06% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 40 54
UK median daily rate £550 £430 £531
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.91% -19.06% +6.25%
10th Percentile £425 £215 £404
90th Percentile £692 £650 £688
UK excluding London median daily rate £600 £314 £473
% change year-on-year +91.39% -33.65% +13.86%
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 6,391 8,143 8,755
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.20% 8.19% 8.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,750 4,806 5,223
UK median daily rate £475 £463 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +5.71% +1.74%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £300
90th Percentile £650 £650 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 89 97
UK median hourly rate £24.25 £28.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.91% +14.00% -
10th Percentile £11.67 £13.00 £10.23
90th Percentile £60.00 £51.50 £91.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.75 £31.15 £25.06
% change year-on-year -30.18% +24.30% +8.96%

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 18 October 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 18 October 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 -3 82 £550 +27.91% 5
London -8 57 £549 +21.94% 4
UK excluding London -34 20 £600 +91.39% 1
Midlands -9 11 £650 +116.67% 1
West Midlands -13 8 £600 +100.00%
North of England - 5 £500 -
Yorkshire - 5 £500 -
South East -24 4 £538 +73.39%
East Midlands +7 3 £672 - 1

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 82 (100.00%) Oracle
1 82 (100.00%) Retail
2 26 (31.71%) Finance
3 20 (24.39%) SQL
4 19 (23.17%) E-Commerce
4 19 (23.17%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (17.07%) PL/SQL
6 12 (14.63%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (14.63%) QA
6 12 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (13.41%) Dynamics 365
8 10 (12.20%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 10 (12.20%) Retek
9 9 (10.98%) ITIL
9 9 (10.98%) Oracle ADF
10 8 (9.76%) Microsoft
10 8 (9.76%) Validation
10 8 (9.76%) Project Management
11 7 (8.54%) Unix
11 7 (8.54%) ERP
11 7 (8.54%) WebLogic
11 7 (8.54%) Java
11 7 (8.54%) Logistics
11 7 (8.54%) Business Analysis
12 6 (7.32%) JSF
12 6 (7.32%) Dynamics AX
12 6 (7.32%) J2EE
12 6 (7.32%) Linux
12 6 (7.32%) Oracle Financials
12 6 (7.32%) CRM

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 7 (8.54%) WebLogic
2 4 (4.88%) WebSphere
3 3 (3.66%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (3.66%) Mule
4 2 (2.44%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (1.22%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 6 (7.32%) Dynamics AX
1 6 (7.32%) Oracle Financials
2 4 (4.88%) PeopleSoft Financials
3 2 (2.44%) NetSuite
3 2 (2.44%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (2.44%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.22%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (1.22%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (1.22%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 11 (13.41%) Dynamics 365
2 3 (3.66%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.10%) Firewall
2 3 (3.66%) DNS
2 3 (3.66%) LAN
2 3 (3.66%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.10%) Oracle Database
1 5 (6.10%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (4.88%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.66%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (2.44%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 5 (6.10%) JDeveloper
1 5 (6.10%) JIRA
2 4 (4.88%) ProC
3 3 (3.66%) Selenium
3 3 (3.66%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (3.66%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (1.22%) Oracle Forms
General
1 82 (100.00%) Retail
2 26 (31.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (29.27%) Architect
2 22 (26.83%) Solutions Architect
3 20 (24.39%) Analyst
4 15 (18.29%) Oracle Architect
5 14 (17.07%) Oracle Solutions Architect
6 12 (14.63%) Business Analyst
7 10 (12.20%) Oracle Analyst
8 9 (10.98%) Developer
8 9 (10.98%) Oracle Developer
9 6 (7.32%) Consultant
9 6 (7.32%) Oracle Business Analyst
9 6 (7.32%) Oracle Consultant
9 6 (7.32%) Project Manager
9 6 (7.32%) Retail Business Analyst
10 5 (6.10%) Release Manager
11 4 (4.88%) Data Analyst
11 4 (4.88%) Supply Chain Analyst
11 4 (4.88%) Supply Chain Business Analyst
12 3 (3.66%) Cutover Manager
12 3 (3.66%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.98%) Oracle ADF
2 6 (7.32%) J2EE
2 6 (7.32%) JSF
3 3 (3.66%) Middleware
3 3 (3.66%) Spring
4 2 (2.44%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.44%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.22%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.54%) Unix
2 6 (7.32%) Linux
3 3 (3.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (3.66%) Windows
3 3 (3.66%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.22%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (23.17%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (23.17%) E-Commerce
2 12 (14.63%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (12.20%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 9 (10.98%) ITIL
5 8 (9.76%) Project Management
5 8 (9.76%) Validation
6 7 (8.54%) Business Analysis
6 7 (8.54%) ERP
6 7 (8.54%) Logistics
7 6 (7.32%) CRM
7 6 (7.32%) Multichannel Retail
7 6 (7.32%) Non-Functional Testing
7 6 (7.32%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (6.10%) Scrum
8 5 (6.10%) User Stories
8 5 (6.10%) Waterfall
9 4 (4.88%) PRINCE2
9 4 (4.88%) RUP
9 4 (4.88%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 20 (24.39%) SQL
2 14 (17.07%) PL/SQL
3 7 (8.54%) Java
4 6 (7.32%) Shell Script
5 3 (3.66%) C#
6 1 (1.22%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (14.63%) QA
2 4 (4.88%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (3.66%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (6.10%) MOM
Vendors
1 82 (100.00%) Oracle
2 10 (12.20%) Retek
3 8 (9.76%) Microsoft
4 5 (6.10%) ATG
5 4 (4.88%) Hyperion
5 4 (4.88%) PeopleSoft
6 3 (3.66%) MuleSoft
6 3 (3.66%) Red Hat
6 3 (3.66%) VMware
7 2 (2.44%) JD Edwards
7 2 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.22%) JDA