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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 28 13 19
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +6
Contract jobs citing Oracle 130 210 174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 5.31% 8.18% 5.83%
As % of the Vendors category 11.61% 17.26% 11.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 75 75
Average daily rate
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£381 £400 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.74% +0.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £238 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £538 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 5
Average hourly rate £19.00 £30.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.66% +50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £31.25 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -7.40%
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
1120 1217 1534
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 45.77% 47.43% 51.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 508 451 526
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £190 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 56 47
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.25 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.44% -13.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £12.25 £11.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £30.55 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £19.48 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.46% +2.52%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -4 40 £375 +14.50% 13
Slough -12 18 £375 -11.76% 9
Maidenhead -1 9 £270 -42.40% 4
Newbury +4 7 £456 +7.35% 8
Bracknell -10 7 £390 +26.82% 6
Wokingham - 1 - - 3
Thatcham - - - -
Oracle
South East

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 101 (33.67%) SQL
2 79 (26.33%) Finance
3 63 (21.00%) Oracle Database
4 62 (20.67%) Telecoms
5 53 (17.67%) Windows
6 52 (17.33%) UNIX
7 50 (16.67%) SQL Server
8 46 (15.33%) Linux
8 46 (15.33%) ETL
9 42 (14.00%) Java
10 41 (13.67%) .NET
10 41 (13.67%) Security Cleared
11 38 (12.67%) Data Warehouse
12 33 (11.00%) IBM
13 31 (10.33%) SC Cleared
14 30 (10.00%) Migration
14 30 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
15 29 (9.67%) Degree
15 29 (9.67%) ITIL
15 29 (9.67%) Project Management
16 28 (9.33%) Oracle Reports
16 28 (9.33%) PL/SQL
17 27 (9.00%) Microsoft
17 27 (9.00%) CRM
18 26 (8.67%) Business Intelligence
18 26 (8.67%) SAP
19 24 (8.00%) Informatica
19 24 (8.00%) Data Management
20 22 (7.33%) XML
20 22 (7.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 18 (6.00%) WebLogic
2 17 (5.67%) IIS
3 15 (5.00%) Apache
4 14 (4.67%) WebSphere
5 13 (4.33%) ArcGIS
6 10 (3.33%) CMS
6 10 (3.33%) SharePoint
7 6 (2.00%) Tomcat
7 6 (2.00%) CICS
8 5 (1.67%) Oracle Spatial
9 3 (1.00%) Drupal
9 3 (1.00%) Lync
9 3 (1.00%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (0.67%) Commerce Server
10 2 (0.67%) Confluence
11 1 (0.33%) Oracle Service Bus
11 1 (0.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.33%) Adobe CQ
11 1 (0.33%) Apache ServiceMix
11 1 (0.33%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 16 (5.33%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 9 (3.00%) MS Office
3 7 (2.33%) MS Project
4 6 (2.00%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.00%) Photoshop
5 3 (1.00%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.33%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 10 (3.33%) Oracle Applications
1 10 (3.33%) Oracle EBS R12
2 8 (2.67%) Remedy ITSM
2 8 (2.67%) Remedy AR System
2 8 (2.67%) Oracle General Ledger
2 8 (2.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 7 (2.33%) HFM
3 7 (2.33%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (2.00%) CSG Singleview
4 6 (2.00%) Oracle Retail
5 5 (1.67%) Oracle Payables
5 5 (1.67%) Oracle CRM
6 4 (1.33%) Oracle Financials
6 4 (1.33%) Oracle BRM
6 4 (1.33%) Oracle Receivables
7 3 (1.00%) Oracle Cash Management
7 3 (1.00%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 3 (1.00%) Maximo
8 2 (0.67%) BusinessWorks
8 2 (0.67%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.00%) SaaS
2 1 (0.33%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.67%) DNS
2 6 (2.00%) SSL
2 6 (2.00%) SAN
2 6 (2.00%) VoIP
3 5 (1.67%) DHCP
3 5 (1.67%) HTTP
3 5 (1.67%) ISDN
3 5 (1.67%) RTP
4 4 (1.33%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (1.33%) Internet
4 4 (1.33%) Firewall
4 4 (1.33%) VPN
5 3 (1.00%) SNMP
5 3 (1.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.00%) LDAP
6 2 (0.67%) WAN
6 2 (0.67%) Intranet
6 2 (0.67%) IPsec
6 2 (0.67%) SSH
6 2 (0.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (21.00%) Oracle Database
2 50 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 38 (12.67%) Data Warehouse
4 30 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 28 (9.33%) Oracle Reports
6 16 (5.33%) PowerCenter
7 13 (4.33%) DataStage
7 13 (4.33%) DB2
7 13 (4.33%) Oracle Database 12c
8 10 (3.33%) QlikView
8 10 (3.33%) MySQL
8 10 (3.33%) Data Mining
8 10 (3.33%) Oracle Database 10g
8 10 (3.33%) BusinessObjects
9 8 (2.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (2.67%) Relational Database
10 7 (2.33%) Hyperion Smart View
10 7 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (2.00%) BusinessObjects XI
11 6 (2.00%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 7 (2.33%) Toad
2 4 (1.33%) Jenkins
3 3 (1.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.00%) Dreamweaver
3 3 (1.00%) Selenium
4 2 (0.67%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (0.67%) JIRA
4 2 (0.67%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (0.67%) Rational Rose
4 2 (0.67%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (0.67%) WinRunner
4 2 (0.67%) Ant
4 2 (0.67%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.67%) Hudson
4 2 (0.67%) Gradle
4 2 (0.67%) IntelliJ
4 2 (0.67%) Ranorex
5 1 (0.33%) Apache Ivy
5 1 (0.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.33%) JUnit
General
1 79 (26.33%) Finance
2 62 (20.67%) Telecoms
3 16 (5.33%) Retail
4 15 (5.00%) Billing
5 14 (4.67%) Marketing
6 7 (2.33%) Publishing
6 7 (2.33%) Back Office
7 6 (2.00%) Electronics
8 5 (1.67%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.67%) General Ledger
9 4 (1.33%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (1.00%) Danish Language
10 3 (1.00%) Dutch Language
10 3 (1.00%) Italian Language
10 3 (1.00%) Japanese Language
10 3 (1.00%) Korean Language
10 3 (1.00%) Portuguese Language
10 3 (1.00%) Spanish Language
10 3 (1.00%) Swedish Language
10 3 (1.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 61 (20.33%) Analyst
2 48 (16.00%) Developer
3 38 (12.67%) Project Manager
4 37 (12.33%) Consultant
5 35 (11.67%) Architect
6 17 (5.67%) Technical Manager
7 15 (5.00%) Technical Project Manager
8 14 (4.67%) Oracle Consultant
9 12 (4.00%) Business Analyst
9 12 (4.00%) Administrator
10 11 (3.67%) Solutions Architect
11 10 (3.33%) Test Analyst
12 9 (3.00%) Support Analyst
13 8 (2.67%) DBA
13 8 (2.67%) Oracle Project Manager
13 8 (2.67%) DataStage Developer
13 8 (2.67%) Oracle Architect
13 8 (2.67%) QlikView Developer
14 7 (2.33%) Remedy Analyst
14 7 (2.33%) HFM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (13.67%) .NET
2 22 (7.33%) XML
3 18 (6.00%) HTML
4 14 (4.67%) Web Services
5 10 (3.33%) Middleware
5 10 (3.33%) Hibernate
5 10 (3.33%) .NET Framework
6 8 (2.67%) J2EE
6 8 (2.67%) JSP
7 7 (2.33%) Spring
7 7 (2.33%) Oracle Fusion
8 6 (2.00%) WebCenter
8 6 (2.00%) REST
8 6 (2.00%) ASP.NET
9 5 (1.67%) CSS
9 5 (1.67%) JSON
9 5 (1.67%) ArcObjects
10 4 (1.33%) SOAP
10 4 (1.33%) Flash
10 4 (1.33%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 13 (4.33%) Management Information System
2 11 (3.67%) GIS
3 10 (3.33%) Statistics
3 10 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (3.00%) Computer Science
4 9 (3.00%) Data Integration
5 8 (2.67%) iSeries
6 5 (1.67%) DTV
7 3 (1.00%) Mainframe
7 3 (1.00%) W3C
7 3 (1.00%) Informatics
7 3 (1.00%) Learning Management System
7 3 (1.00%) Open Source
7 3 (1.00%) Social Media
8 2 (0.67%) FMCG
8 2 (0.67%) Smartphone
8 2 (0.67%) Clustering
8 2 (0.67%) PKI
9 1 (0.33%) IPTV
9 1 (0.33%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 53 (17.67%) Windows
2 52 (17.33%) UNIX
3 46 (15.33%) Linux
4 22 (7.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 21 (7.00%) Solaris
6 12 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (3.67%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (3.33%) AIX
9 9 (3.00%) HPUX
10 8 (2.67%) Oracle Linux
11 5 (1.67%) Windows 2000 Server
12 4 (1.33%) zOS
13 3 (1.00%) Windows XP
13 3 (1.00%) OpenVMS
14 1 (0.33%) SUSE
14 1 (0.33%) Android
14 1 (0.33%) CentOS
14 1 (0.33%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (15.33%) ETL
2 30 (10.00%) Migration
3 29 (9.67%) ITIL
3 29 (9.67%) Project Management
4 27 (9.00%) CRM
5 26 (8.67%) Business Intelligence
6 24 (8.00%) Data Management
7 20 (6.67%) PRINCE2
8 19 (6.33%) Data Modelling
9 17 (5.67%) Data Analysis
10 15 (5.00%) Analytics
11 14 (4.67%) Scrum
11 14 (4.67%) Workflow
12 13 (4.33%) Test Scripting
13 12 (4.00%) Data Migration
13 12 (4.00%) E-Commerce
14 11 (3.67%) ITSM
14 11 (3.67%) Systems Analysis
15 10 (3.33%) SOA
15 10 (3.33%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 101 (33.67%) SQL
2 42 (14.00%) Java
3 28 (9.33%) PL/SQL
4 18 (6.00%) Shell Script
5 15 (5.00%) C#
6 14 (4.67%) JavaScript
7 12 (4.00%) Perl
8 9 (3.00%) C++
8 9 (3.00%) Bash Shell
9 8 (2.67%) VB.NET
10 7 (2.33%) Korn
11 6 (2.00%) JCL
11 6 (2.00%) AWK
11 6 (2.00%) COBOL
12 5 (1.67%) Python
12 5 (1.67%) VBScript
12 5 (1.67%) C
13 4 (1.33%) VB
13 4 (1.33%) T-SQL
14 3 (1.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 41 (13.67%) Security Cleared
2 31 (10.33%) SC Cleared
3 29 (9.67%) Degree
4 7 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (2.00%) MCSE
5 6 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (2.00%) DV Cleared
6 5 (1.67%) CCNA
6 5 (1.67%) HND
6 5 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (1.67%) CCVP
6 5 (1.67%) MCTS
7 4 (1.33%) PMP
7 4 (1.33%) PMI Certification
7 4 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (1.00%) ISEB
8 3 (1.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (0.67%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.33%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.67%) SLA
1 11 (3.67%) Data Quality
2 6 (2.00%) QA
3 5 (1.67%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (3.67%) Active Directory
1 11 (3.67%) Xen
2 9 (3.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.33%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (1.33%) NFS
3 4 (1.33%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (1.00%) VMware ESX
4 3 (1.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 3 (1.00%) Veritas File System
4 3 (1.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 3 (1.00%) vSphere
5 2 (0.67%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (0.67%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.33%) Sendmail
6 1 (0.33%) XenServer
6 1 (0.33%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 1 (0.33%) Samba
6 1 (0.33%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.33%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 7 (2.33%) Tivoli
1 7 (2.33%) Puppet
2 6 (2.00%) Cobbler
3 4 (1.33%) Data Guard
4 3 (1.00%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (1.00%) Nessus
4 3 (1.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 2 (0.67%) SCOM
6 1 (0.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.33%) YUM
6 1 (0.33%) CA Spectrum
6 1 (0.33%) nmon
6 1 (0.33%) Oracle Identity Management
6 1 (0.33%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.33%) SCCM
6 1 (0.33%) Windows Storage Server
6 1 (0.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (0.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 33 (11.00%) IBM
2 27 (9.00%) Microsoft
3 26 (8.67%) SAP
4 24 (8.00%) Informatica
5 21 (7.00%) Red Hat
6 18 (6.00%) HP
6 18 (6.00%) VMware
7 17 (5.67%) Business Objects
8 16 (5.33%) Cisco
9 15 (5.00%) Citrix
10 13 (4.33%) ESRI
11 12 (4.00%) Sun
12 11 (3.67%) BMC
13 10 (3.33%) Cognos
14 9 (3.00%) Siebel
15 8 (2.67%) Remedy
15 8 (2.67%) Salesforce.com
16 7 (2.33%) Hyperion
17 6 (2.00%) JDA
17 6 (2.00%) RedPrairie
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