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 25 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle Supply Chain Management (SCM)
UK
Rank 591 643 622
Rank change year-on-year +52 -21  
Contract jobs citing Oracle SCM 2 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.004% 0.002% 0.004%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.051% 0.024% 0.043%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £450 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 - -
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 3884 4247 4635
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.57% 7.98% 8.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 2342 2557 2578
Median daily rate £450 £435 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.44% -3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 49 39
Median hourly rate £38.39 £27.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +39.58% -8.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £10.80 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £64.75 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +41.81% +52.77%  

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 4 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 25 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 +31 2 £450 -
Slough - 2 £450 -
Berkshire - 2 £450 -
South East - 2 £450 -

Oracle SCM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (50.00%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle UPK
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (16.67%) Defect Management
5 1 (16.67%) Data Guard
5 1 (16.67%) J2EE
5 1 (16.67%) Java
5 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
5 1 (16.67%) Web Services
5 1 (16.67%) XML
5 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (16.67%) SOA
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (16.67%) E-business
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (16.67%) Data Analytics
5 1 (16.67%) Analytics
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (16.67%) Java EE
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle Statspack
5 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development

Oracle SCM
Top Related 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 (33.33%) Oracle UPK
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Receivables
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Consultant
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) E-Business Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Functional Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Functional Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Supply Chain Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Supply Chain Functional Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Supply Chain Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) DBA
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
1 1 (16.67%) J2EE
1 1 (16.67%) Java EE
1 1 (16.67%) Spring
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
1 1 (16.67%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (16.67%) Analytics
1 1 (16.67%) Data Analytics
1 1 (16.67%) Defect Management
1 1 (16.67%) E-business
1 1 (16.67%) Scrum
1 1 (16.67%) SOA
1 1 (16.67%) Supply Chain Management
1 1 (16.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Data Guard
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle