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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle
Rank 6 9 3
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Contract jobs citing Oracle 5 2 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basildon 19.23% 5.41% 24.53%
As % of the Vendors category 71.43% 12.50% 59.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 4
Average daily rate £453 - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.45% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Average hourly rate £38.50 - £33.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +24.60%
Oracle
Essex

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
7 16 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basildon 26.92% 43.24% 41.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 9
Average daily rate £453 £375 £120
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.66% +212.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Average hourly rate £38.50 £36.00 £38.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.94% -7.39%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.35% +3.03%

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 5 February 2016, 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 13 (76.47%) SQL
1 13 (76.47%) Unix
2 10 (58.82%) AccuRev
3 7 (41.18%) PL/SQL
4 6 (35.29%) Linux
4 6 (35.29%) C++
4 6 (35.29%) Java
4 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (29.41%) Manufacturing
5 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
6 4 (23.53%) DB2
6 4 (23.53%) Sun Certification
6 4 (23.53%) Sun
6 4 (23.53%) Shell Script
6 4 (23.53%) Unit Testing
6 4 (23.53%) Web Development
7 3 (17.65%) FindBugs
7 3 (17.65%) Functional Testing
7 3 (17.65%) F5
7 3 (17.65%) Jenkins
7 3 (17.65%) User Stories
7 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database
7 3 (17.65%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (17.65%) Oracle Payables
7 3 (17.65%) Rally
7 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (17.65%) Marketing
7 3 (17.65%) WebSphere
7 3 (17.65%) WebFOCUS
7 3 (17.65%) Checkstyle

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (17.65%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle Payables
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) DB2
2 3 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (17.65%) DataStage
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 3 (17.65%) WebFOCUS
Development Applications
1 10 (58.82%) AccuRev
2 3 (17.65%) Ant
2 3 (17.65%) Checkstyle
2 3 (17.65%) FindBugs
2 3 (17.65%) Jenkins
2 3 (17.65%) JUnit
2 3 (17.65%) TestDirector
General
1 5 (29.41%) Manufacturing
2 3 (17.65%) Automotive
2 3 (17.65%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Java Developer
3 5 (29.41%) SQL Developer
4 4 (23.53%) Architect
4 4 (23.53%) Infrastructure Architect
4 4 (23.53%) Oracle Developer
4 4 (23.53%) Unix Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Applications Developer
5 3 (17.65%) ETL Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 3 (17.65%) Java Applications Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Oracle Architect
5 3 (17.65%) Oracle Solutions Architect
5 3 (17.65%) PL/SQL Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (17.65%) Unix Architect
6 2 (11.76%) C++ Developer
6 2 (11.76%) J2EE Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Support Specialist
6 2 (11.76%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) Hibernate
1 3 (17.65%) HTML
1 3 (17.65%) J2EE
1 3 (17.65%) JDBC
1 3 (17.65%) JRules
1 3 (17.65%) JSP
1 3 (17.65%) Servlets
1 3 (17.65%) Struts
1 3 (17.65%) Web Services
1 3 (17.65%) XML
2 2 (11.76%) TopLink
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.88%) Mainframe
1 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (76.47%) Unix
2 6 (35.29%) Linux
3 3 (17.65%) Solaris
3 3 (17.65%) Windows
4 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (23.53%) Unit Testing
2 4 (23.53%) Web Development
3 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (17.65%) Database Tuning
3 3 (17.65%) ETL
3 3 (17.65%) Functional Testing
3 3 (17.65%) Pair Programming
3 3 (17.65%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (17.65%) System Testing
3 3 (17.65%) TDD
3 3 (17.65%) User Stories
4 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.88%) Analytics
5 1 (5.88%) Campaign Management
5 1 (5.88%) CRM
5 1 (5.88%) Data Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Data Analytics
5 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) SQL
2 7 (41.18%) PL/SQL
3 6 (35.29%) C++
3 6 (35.29%) Java
4 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
5 4 (23.53%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Sun Certification
2 2 (11.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Sun
2 3 (17.65%) F5
2 3 (17.65%) HP
2 3 (17.65%) IBM
2 3 (17.65%) NetApp
2 3 (17.65%) Rally
2 3 (17.65%) Teradata
3 2 (11.76%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft