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 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 9 5 9
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Contract jobs citing Oracle 2 13 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basildon 5.26% 22.41% 10.91%
As % of the Vendors category 12.50% 52.00% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 3
Average daily rate
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- £350 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +64.70%
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Average hourly rate - £33.75 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +35.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £30.01 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+27.47% -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
16 25 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basildon 42.11% 43.10% 43.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 9
Average daily rate £375 £175 £186
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+114.28% -6.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £120 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £488 £269
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 5
Average hourly rate - £38.88 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +55.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

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 30 January 2015, 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 7 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) XML
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) HTML
4 3 (42.86%) Web Services
4 3 (42.86%) UNIX
4 3 (42.86%) UML
4 3 (42.86%) OOD
4 3 (42.86%) XSLT
4 3 (42.86%) J2EE
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 3 (42.86%) Sun
4 3 (42.86%) Sun Certification
4 3 (42.86%) Web Development
4 3 (42.86%) AccuRev
5 2 (28.57%) Middleware
5 2 (28.57%) Scrum
5 2 (28.57%) TopLink
5 2 (28.57%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
5 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
5 2 (28.57%) Adobe
5 2 (28.57%) JAXB
5 2 (28.57%) JBoss
6 1 (14.29%) Apache
6 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
6 1 (14.29%) Linux
6 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
6 1 (14.29%) Eclipse

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 2 (28.57%) JBoss
2 1 (14.29%) Apache
2 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (14.29%) CMS
2 1 (14.29%) Adobe CQ
2 1 (14.29%) LiveCycle
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
2 1 (14.29%) Fireworks
2 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
1 1 (14.29%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
2 1 (14.29%) jEdit
2 1 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 1 (14.29%) Automotive
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
1 1 (14.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) XML
2 4 (57.14%) HTML
3 3 (42.86%) Web Services
3 3 (42.86%) XSLT
3 3 (42.86%) J2EE
4 2 (28.57%) Middleware
4 2 (28.57%) TopLink
4 2 (28.57%) JAXB
5 1 (14.29%) .NET
5 1 (14.29%) Servlets
5 1 (14.29%) WebCenter
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) UNIX
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) UML
2 3 (42.86%) OOD
2 3 (42.86%) Web Development
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) B2C
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
4 1 (14.29%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
4 1 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) C++
4 1 (14.29%) VB
4 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
4 1 (14.29%) VBA
4 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
4 1 (14.29%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Sun Certification
2 1 (14.29%) MCP
2 1 (14.29%) OCP
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Sun
1 3 (42.86%) AccuRev
2 2 (28.57%) Adobe
3 1 (14.29%) IBM
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) FatWire