The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire 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 12 21 15
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -6
Contract jobs citing Oracle 221 191 173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 8.34% 7.41% 7.05%
As % of the Vendors category 17.12% 15.45% 14.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 93 85
Average daily rate
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£400 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £267 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £497 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 11
Average hourly rate £18.38 £23.75 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.63% +31.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.68 £18.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.08 £28.75 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.01 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+19.98% -11.75%
Oracle
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Vendors Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1291 1236 1218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 48.74% 47.96% 49.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 677 621 470
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 46 76
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.85 £12.40 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £37.50 £47.50
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 Berkshire

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

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Oracle
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Oracle Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Oracle
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Oracle Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Oracle
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -1 42 £425 +8.97% 20
Slough +5 32 £325 -23.52% 6
Maidenhead +9 27 £240 -26.15% 2
Bracknell -6 19 £401 +21.36% 4
Newbury -2 14 £422 +8.16% 8
Windsor - 1 £425 -
Wokingham - - - - 2
Thatcham - - - -
Hungerford - - - -
Oracle
South East

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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.

1 165 (47.41%) SQL
2 90 (25.86%) Telecoms
3 68 (19.54%) ETL
4 66 (18.97%) PL/SQL
5 64 (18.39%) Finance
6 62 (17.82%) Oracle Database
7 54 (15.52%) Java
7 54 (15.52%) Data Warehouse
8 48 (13.79%) SQL Server
9 47 (13.51%) UNIX
10 46 (13.22%) Linux
11 40 (11.49%) Migration
12 39 (11.21%) Windows
13 36 (10.34%) HTML
14 35 (10.06%) Business Intelligence
15 33 (9.48%) Agile Software Development
16 32 (9.20%) JavaScript
17 30 (8.62%) DB2
18 29 (8.33%) Data Modelling
18 29 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
19 28 (8.05%) Microsoft
19 28 (8.05%) .NET
19 28 (8.05%) Project Management
20 26 (7.47%) WebLogic
20 26 (7.47%) CRM
20 26 (7.47%) IBM
20 26 (7.47%) Data Migration
21 25 (7.18%) Oracle Database 11g
21 25 (7.18%) Degree
22 23 (6.61%) XML

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 26 (7.47%) WebLogic
2 20 (5.75%) Apache
3 19 (5.46%) IIS
4 16 (4.60%) SAS
5 15 (4.31%) WebSphere
6 12 (3.45%) Tomcat
7 9 (2.59%) SharePoint
8 8 (2.30%) ArcGIS
9 7 (2.01%) CMS
10 6 (1.72%) Oracle Workflow
11 5 (1.44%) SharePoint Server
12 4 (1.15%) BizTalk Server
12 4 (1.15%) JBoss
12 4 (1.15%) SharePoint 2013
12 4 (1.15%) Oracle Service Bus
12 4 (1.15%) Lync
12 4 (1.15%) Node.js
13 3 (0.86%) LiveCycle
13 3 (0.86%) Commerce Server
14 2 (0.57%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 21 (6.03%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.44%) MS Office
3 4 (1.15%) MS Project
4 2 (0.57%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (2.59%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (2.30%) Oracle Applications
3 7 (2.01%) Oracle Payables
3 7 (2.01%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (1.44%) Oracle Retail
4 5 (1.44%) Oracle Cash Management
4 5 (1.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (1.15%) Oracle General Ledger
6 3 (0.86%) Oracle Assets
6 3 (0.86%) Oracle Receivables
6 3 (0.86%) Oracle BRM
6 3 (0.86%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (0.86%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (0.57%) Agresso
7 2 (0.57%) BusinessWorks
7 2 (0.57%) Endur
7 2 (0.57%) CSG Singleview
7 2 (0.57%) Oracle 11i
7 2 (0.57%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.15%) SaaS
2 1 (0.29%) Force.com
2 1 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.45%) Ethernet
2 11 (3.16%) DNS
2 11 (3.16%) Internet
3 9 (2.59%) Firewall
4 7 (2.01%) SAN
4 7 (2.01%) SDH
4 7 (2.01%) HTTP
4 7 (2.01%) HTTPS
4 7 (2.01%) MPLS
5 6 (1.72%) Network Security
5 6 (1.72%) VLAN
5 6 (1.72%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (1.44%) NAS
6 5 (1.44%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (1.44%) NetScaler
6 5 (1.44%) Cisco ISE
6 5 (1.44%) SSH
6 5 (1.44%) SSL
6 5 (1.44%) VPN
6 5 (1.44%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (17.82%) Oracle Database
2 54 (15.52%) Data Warehouse
3 48 (13.79%) SQL Server
4 30 (8.62%) DB2
5 25 (7.18%) Oracle Database 11g
6 23 (6.61%) Relational Database
7 19 (5.46%) Oracle Reports
7 19 (5.46%) Oracle Database 10g
8 18 (5.17%) Oracle ODI
9 17 (4.89%) DataStage
10 16 (4.60%) RDBMS
10 16 (4.60%) SAS Enterprise Guide
11 15 (4.31%) Base SAS
12 13 (3.74%) QlikView
12 13 (3.74%) MySQL
13 12 (3.45%) Oracle BI EE
14 11 (3.16%) Essbase
15 10 (2.87%) SQL Server 2008
16 8 (2.30%) Oracle Exadata
17 7 (2.01%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 17 (4.89%) Toad
2 6 (1.72%) Eclipse
2 6 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (1.44%) Oracle APEX
4 4 (1.15%) TestDirector
4 4 (1.15%) GCC
5 3 (0.86%) Git (software)
5 3 (0.86%) StarTeam
5 3 (0.86%) PowerBuilder
6 2 (0.57%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.57%) Dreamweaver
6 2 (0.57%) Maven
7 1 (0.29%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.29%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.29%) JIRA
7 1 (0.29%) CruiseControl
7 1 (0.29%) Subversion
7 1 (0.29%) IntelliJ
7 1 (0.29%) Ant
7 1 (0.29%) JUnit
General
1 90 (25.86%) Telecoms
2 64 (18.39%) Finance
3 12 (3.45%) Retail
3 12 (3.45%) Billing
4 9 (2.59%) Banking
5 8 (2.30%) Marketing
6 7 (2.01%) Publishing
7 6 (1.72%) Back Office
8 3 (0.86%) Investment Banking
8 3 (0.86%) Electronics
8 3 (0.86%) Legal
8 3 (0.86%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.57%) Danish Language
9 2 (0.57%) Dutch Language
9 2 (0.57%) Italian Language
9 2 (0.57%) Japanese Language
9 2 (0.57%) Korean Language
9 2 (0.57%) Portuguese Language
9 2 (0.57%) Spanish Language
9 2 (0.57%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 111 (31.90%) Developer
2 50 (14.37%) Analyst
3 38 (10.92%) Architect
4 34 (9.77%) Consultant
5 20 (5.75%) Project Manager
6 19 (5.46%) Solutions Architect
6 19 (5.46%) Designer
7 15 (4.31%) SAS Developer
8 14 (4.02%) Systems Analyst
9 12 (3.45%) Senior Developer
9 12 (3.45%) Administrator
10 11 (3.16%) DBA
11 10 (2.87%) Applications Support
11 10 (2.87%) DataStage Developer
11 10 (2.87%) QlikView Developer
12 9 (2.59%) Java Developer
12 9 (2.59%) Oracle DBA
12 9 (2.59%) Oracle Developer
12 9 (2.59%) Oracle Consultant
13 8 (2.30%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (10.34%) HTML
2 28 (8.05%) .NET
3 23 (6.61%) XML
4 22 (6.32%) CSS
4 22 (6.32%) J2EE
5 18 (5.17%) Web Services
6 17 (4.89%) SOAP
7 16 (4.60%) ASP.NET
7 16 (4.60%) Hibernate
8 14 (4.02%) JSP
9 13 (3.74%) Spring
10 12 (3.45%) JSON
11 10 (2.87%) Middleware
11 10 (2.87%) WCF
11 10 (2.87%) WPF
12 9 (2.59%) JMS
13 8 (2.30%) JAXB
13 8 (2.30%) jQuery
14 7 (2.01%) Oracle Fusion
14 7 (2.01%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 29 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (4.60%) Management Information System
3 11 (3.16%) Computer Science
4 9 (2.59%) Data Structures
5 8 (2.30%) GIS
6 6 (1.72%) Data Integration
6 6 (1.72%) Statistics
7 5 (1.44%) Open Source
7 5 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.15%) IVR
9 3 (0.86%) User Experience
9 3 (0.86%) Informatics
9 3 (0.86%) Web 2.0
9 3 (0.86%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (0.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (0.57%) W3C
10 2 (0.57%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.57%) DTV
10 2 (0.57%) Reference Data
10 2 (0.57%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 47 (13.51%) UNIX
2 46 (13.22%) Linux
3 39 (11.21%) Windows
4 13 (3.74%) Solaris
5 12 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (2.59%) AIX
7 7 (2.01%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (1.44%) Oracle Linux
8 5 (1.44%) Windows 7
8 5 (1.44%) HPUX
8 5 (1.44%) SUSE
9 2 (0.57%) zOS
10 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.29%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (19.54%) ETL
2 40 (11.49%) Migration
3 35 (10.06%) Business Intelligence
4 33 (9.48%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (8.33%) Data Modelling
6 28 (8.05%) Project Management
7 26 (7.47%) CRM
7 26 (7.47%) Data Migration
8 21 (6.03%) Data Analysis
9 17 (4.89%) OO
10 15 (4.31%) Scrum
10 15 (4.31%) Change Management
11 13 (3.74%) Release Management
11 13 (3.74%) MVC
12 12 (3.45%) ERP
13 11 (3.16%) TDD
13 11 (3.16%) User Acceptance Testing
13 11 (3.16%) ITIL
14 10 (2.87%) PRINCE2
14 10 (2.87%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 165 (47.41%) SQL
2 66 (18.97%) PL/SQL
3 54 (15.52%) Java
4 32 (9.20%) JavaScript
5 21 (6.03%) Shell Script
6 20 (5.75%) C#
7 15 (4.31%) Perl
8 13 (3.74%) SAS Macro
9 12 (3.45%) VBScript
10 11 (3.16%) VB.NET
10 11 (3.16%) Python
11 8 (2.30%) C++
11 8 (2.30%) Korn
12 7 (2.01%) VB
13 6 (1.72%) C
14 5 (1.44%) PowerShell
14 5 (1.44%) PHP
15 4 (1.15%) AWK
15 4 (1.15%) sed
16 2 (0.57%) VBA
Qualifications
1 25 (7.18%) Degree
2 21 (6.03%) Security Cleared
3 14 (4.02%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.44%) DV Cleared
4 5 (1.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (0.86%) ISEB
5 3 (0.86%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.57%) HND
6 2 (0.57%) PMP
7 1 (0.29%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.29%) HP APS
7 1 (0.29%) VTSP
7 1 (0.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.29%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.29%) Siebel Certification
7 1 (0.29%) OCP
7 1 (0.29%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.60%) QA
2 3 (0.86%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (2.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (2.59%) Active Directory
3 6 (1.72%) Hyper-V
3 6 (1.72%) vSphere
4 5 (1.44%) FreeRADIUS
5 4 (1.15%) Firmware
5 4 (1.15%) OpenSSH
6 3 (0.86%) Xen
6 3 (0.86%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (0.57%) NFS
8 1 (0.29%) Tivoli Directory Server
8 1 (0.29%) XenServer
8 1 (0.29%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 1 (0.29%) Veritas File System
8 1 (0.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (0.29%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.29%) KVM
8 1 (0.29%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.29%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.29%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (1.72%) SCCM
2 5 (1.44%) CA Spectrum
2 5 (1.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (0.86%) Data Guard
3 3 (0.86%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.86%) Puppet
3 3 (0.86%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 3 (0.86%) Tivoli
4 2 (0.57%) Nessus
5 1 (0.29%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 1 (0.29%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.29%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 1 (0.29%) Control-M
Vendors
1 28 (8.05%) Microsoft
2 26 (7.47%) IBM
3 20 (5.75%) SAP
4 15 (4.31%) Cisco
5 14 (4.02%) VMware
6 13 (3.74%) Salesforce.com
7 12 (3.45%) Red Hat
7 12 (3.45%) Sybase
7 12 (3.45%) HP
8 11 (3.16%) Sun
8 11 (3.16%) Informatica
9 10 (2.87%) Business Objects
10 9 (2.59%) TIBCO
11 8 (2.30%) ESRI
11 8 (2.30%) Citrix
11 8 (2.30%) BMC
11 8 (2.30%) ServiceNow
12 7 (2.01%) BEA
12 7 (2.01%) Cognos
12 7 (2.01%) MetaSolv
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