The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Oracle UPK skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Oracle UPK over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle User Productivity Kit
UK
Rank 591 605 615
Rank change year-on-year +14 +10  
Contract jobs citing Oracle UPK 8 23 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.018% 0.044% 0.011%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.10% 0.25% 0.067%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 2
Median daily rate £450 £500 £468
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +6.83%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £500 -
% change year-on-year -10.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Contract Application Platform Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 7784 9113 9021
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 17.41% 17.25% 17.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 5089 5794 5356
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £253 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £561 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 164 225 316
Median hourly rate £18.50 £19.92 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.10% +4.81%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  

Oracle UPK
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Oracle UPK as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle UPK in the UK

Oracle UPK
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle UPK in the UK

Oracle UPK
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Oracle UPK.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle UPK in the UK

Oracle UPK
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 UPK within the UK over the 3 months to 23 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 +20 8 £450 -10.00%
London - 4 - -
South East +19 3 £450 +55.17%
Berkshire +23 2 £450 +55.17%
Slough +7 2 £450 +55.17%
Nottingham +4 1 - -
Nottinghamshire +1 1 - -
East Midlands -3 1 - -

Oracle UPK
Top 29 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle UPK 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 UPK.

1 11 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (45.45%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle SCM
3 2 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (18.18%) Change Control
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (9.09%) Content Development
4 1 (9.09%) Order to Cash
4 1 (9.09%) Record to Report
4 1 (9.09%) Degree
4 1 (9.09%) Retail
4 1 (9.09%) Content Management
4 1 (9.09%) Information Management
4 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Supplier Management
4 1 (9.09%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (9.09%) e-Learning
4 1 (9.09%) Change Management
4 1 (9.09%) Finance
4 1 (9.09%) Publishing
4 1 (9.09%) MS Office
4 1 (9.09%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (9.09%) SAP
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
4 1 (9.09%) ERP
4 1 (9.09%) Siemens
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management

Oracle UPK
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 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle SCM
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Financials
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Publishing
1 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Trainer
2 5 (45.45%) Oracle Trainer
3 3 (27.27%) Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Designer
5 1 (9.09%) Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Instructional Designer
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle Financials Trainer
5 1 (9.09%) SAP Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) SAP Trainer
5 1 (9.09%) Training Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) e-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Change Control
2 1 (9.09%) Change Management
2 1 (9.09%) Content Development
2 1 (9.09%) Content Management
2 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
2 1 (9.09%) ERP
2 1 (9.09%) Information Management
2 1 (9.09%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (9.09%) Order to Cash
2 1 (9.09%) Project Management
2 1 (9.09%) Record to Report
2 1 (9.09%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (9.09%) SAP
2 1 (9.09%) Siemens