The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Basildon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within the Oracle Corporation.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 13 8 5
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -3
Contract jobs citing Oracle 3 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basildon 6.38% 13.21% 19.05%
As % of the Vendors category 15.79% 29.17% 42.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 7
Average daily rate
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- £488 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +95.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £31.00 £30.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.01 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+19.98% -11.75%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Basildon region.

Vendors Category
Basildon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
19 24 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basildon 40.43% 45.28% 45.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 11
Average daily rate £525 £148 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+255.93% -41.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 3
Average hourly rate £31.00 £18.64 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.33% -48.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -10.52%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle across the Basildon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in Basildon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Oracle across the Basildon region.

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in Basildon

Oracle
Hourly Rate Trend in Basildon

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

Oracle Hourly Rate Trend in Basildon

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basildon region citing Oracle also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Oracle.

1 9 (75.00%) Java
2 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (58.33%) SQL
3 7 (58.33%) J2EE
3 7 (58.33%) XML
4 4 (33.33%) VB
4 4 (33.33%) HTML
4 4 (33.33%) UNIX
5 3 (25.00%) Web Services
5 3 (25.00%) UML
5 3 (25.00%) JBoss
5 3 (25.00%) OOD
5 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 3 (25.00%) Adobe
5 3 (25.00%) XSLT
5 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (25.00%) Scrum
5 3 (25.00%) Sun
5 3 (25.00%) Sun Certification
5 3 (25.00%) RequisitePro
5 3 (25.00%) Essbase
5 3 (25.00%) Web Development
5 3 (25.00%) Use Case
5 3 (25.00%) AccuRev
6 2 (16.67%) WebCenter
6 2 (16.67%) WebSphere
6 2 (16.67%) Adobe CQ
6 2 (16.67%) Release Management
6 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (16.67%) TopLink

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basildon region citing Oracle also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Oracle. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (25.00%) JBoss
2 2 (16.67%) WebSphere
2 2 (16.67%) Adobe CQ
2 2 (16.67%) IBM HTTP Server
2 2 (16.67%) CMS
2 2 (16.67%) Apache
3 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (8.33%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (16.67%) MS Office
3 1 (8.33%) Fireworks
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Internet
2 1 (8.33%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (25.00%) Essbase
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) RequisitePro
2 2 (16.67%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (8.33%) Subversion
3 1 (8.33%) jEdit
General
1 2 (16.67%) Publishing
1 2 (16.67%) Automotive
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Leader
5 1 (8.33%) Java Software Developer
5 1 (8.33%) CMS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) J2EE
1 7 (58.33%) XML
2 4 (33.33%) HTML
3 3 (25.00%) Web Services
3 3 (25.00%) XSLT
4 2 (16.67%) WebCenter
4 2 (16.67%) TopLink
4 2 (16.67%) Middleware
4 2 (16.67%) JAXB
5 1 (8.33%) Servlets
5 1 (8.33%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) UNIX
2 2 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) UML
2 3 (25.00%) OOD
2 3 (25.00%) Scrum
2 3 (25.00%) Web Development
2 3 (25.00%) Use Case
3 2 (16.67%) Release Management
4 1 (8.33%) B2C
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) Java
2 7 (58.33%) SQL
3 4 (33.33%) VB
4 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
4 1 (8.33%) VBA
4 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
4 1 (8.33%) C#
4 1 (8.33%) C++
4 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
4 1 (8.33%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Sun Certification
2 1 (8.33%) MCP
2 1 (8.33%) OCP
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Adobe
1 3 (25.00%) Sun
1 3 (25.00%) AccuRev
2 2 (16.67%) FatWire
3 1 (8.33%) IBM
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft