The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Oracle SCM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Oracle SCM over the 3 months to 27 June 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 Supply Chain Management (SCM)
UK
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 605 643 635
Rank change year-on-year +38 -8  
Contract jobs citing Oracle SCM 5 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.011% 0.020% 0.013%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.12% 0.25% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 3
Median daily rate £413 £421 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.90% -23.54%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £421 £438
% change year-on-year -1.90% -3.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Oracle SCM 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 4009 4473 4731
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.51% 8.29% 8.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 2365 2749 2692
Median daily rate £475 £438 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £575 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 54 51
Median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.92% +44.44%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.40 £11.00 £16.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.50 £99.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £35.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -4.28% +52.17%  

Oracle SCM
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle SCM in the UK

Oracle SCM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle SCM in the UK

Oracle SCM
Top 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle SCM within the UK over the 3 months to 27 June 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 +15 4 £413 -1.90% 2
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -
Guildford - 1 £413 -
Surrey - 1 £413 -
North West - 1 - -
South East - 1 £413 -
East of England - 1 - -
London - 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle SCM 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 SCM.

1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle Fusion
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle ASCP
5 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
5 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle Manufacturing
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle iProcurement
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle UPK
5 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
5 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
5 2 (28.57%) ERP
6 1 (14.29%) Migration
6 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (14.29%) TDD
6 1 (14.29%) Supply Chain Management
6 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
6 1 (14.29%) QA
6 1 (14.29%) User Stories
6 1 (14.29%) SAP
6 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
6 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing

Oracle SCM
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 2 (28.57%) Oracle UPK
1 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle ASCP
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle iProcurement
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Manufacturing
General
1 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Consultant
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Functional Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Functional Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Programme Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Transformation Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Transformation Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle Fusion
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (28.57%) ERP
1 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Supply Chain Management
2 1 (14.29%) TDD
2 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (14.29%) User Stories
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) SAP