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 18 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 33 13 22
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +9
Contract jobs citing Oracle 126 216 182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 5.15% 8.54% 5.82%
As % of the Vendors category 11.24% 17.14% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 80 74
Average daily rate
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£375 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £389 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 7
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 £30.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.76%
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
1121 1260 1638
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 45.85% 49.82% 52.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 520 502 551
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £208 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 50 50
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £11.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £37.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +2.70%

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 18 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 18 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 -8 36 £375 -2.59% 14
Slough -18 18 £375 -12.79% 9
Newbury +5 10 £475 +11.76% 5
Maidenhead +2 7 £210 -56.92% 8
Bracknell -18 5 £100 -69.23% 6
Wokingham - 1 - - 2
Thatcham - - - -
Oracle
South East

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 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.

1 108 (38.16%) SQL
2 69 (24.38%) Finance
3 60 (21.20%) Telecoms
4 58 (20.49%) Windows
5 51 (18.02%) UNIX
6 50 (17.67%) Oracle Database
7 47 (16.61%) Java
7 47 (16.61%) SQL Server
8 44 (15.55%) Linux
9 42 (14.84%) .NET
10 40 (14.13%) ETL
11 34 (12.01%) IBM
11 34 (12.01%) Agile Software Development
12 31 (10.95%) PL/SQL
12 31 (10.95%) Security Cleared
13 30 (10.60%) Project Management
13 30 (10.60%) Data Warehouse
13 30 (10.60%) Degree
14 29 (10.25%) ITIL
15 28 (9.89%) Migration
16 26 (9.19%) Analytical Skills
17 25 (8.83%) Oracle Reports
17 25 (8.83%) SAP
17 25 (8.83%) Microsoft
18 23 (8.13%) WebLogic
19 22 (7.77%) HTML
19 22 (7.77%) CRM
19 22 (7.77%) SC Cleared
20 21 (7.42%) Shell Script
21 20 (7.07%) Solaris

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 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 23 (8.13%) WebLogic
2 19 (6.71%) IIS
2 19 (6.71%) Apache
3 17 (6.01%) WebSphere
4 13 (4.59%) ArcGIS
5 10 (3.53%) CMS
5 10 (3.53%) SharePoint
6 9 (3.18%) Tomcat
7 6 (2.12%) CICS
8 5 (1.77%) Oracle Spatial
9 3 (1.06%) Drupal
9 3 (1.06%) Lync
9 3 (1.06%) Commerce Server
9 3 (1.06%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (0.71%) SAS
11 1 (0.35%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 1 (0.35%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.35%) Documentum
11 1 (0.35%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.35%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 16 (5.65%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.18%) MS PowerPoint
2 9 (3.18%) MS Office
3 6 (2.12%) MS Visio
3 6 (2.12%) MS Project
4 3 (1.06%) Photoshop
4 3 (1.06%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.35%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 10 (3.53%) Oracle Applications
1 10 (3.53%) Oracle EBS R12
2 9 (3.18%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (2.83%) Remedy ITSM
3 8 (2.83%) Remedy AR System
3 8 (2.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 8 (2.83%) Oracle General Ledger
4 6 (2.12%) CSG Singleview
5 5 (1.77%) Oracle Retail
5 5 (1.77%) Oracle Payables
6 4 (1.41%) Oracle Receivables
6 4 (1.41%) Oracle Financials
7 3 (1.06%) Oracle CRM
7 3 (1.06%) Maximo
7 3 (1.06%) HFM
7 3 (1.06%) Oracle Cash Management
7 3 (1.06%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 2 (0.71%) Oracle iProcurement
8 2 (0.71%) BusinessWorks
8 2 (0.71%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.41%) SaaS
2 1 (0.35%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.89%) DNS
2 10 (3.53%) SSL
3 6 (2.12%) SSH
4 5 (1.77%) RTP
4 5 (1.77%) SAN
4 5 (1.77%) HTTP
4 5 (1.77%) ISDN
4 5 (1.77%) VoIP
4 5 (1.77%) DHCP
5 4 (1.41%) LDAP
5 4 (1.41%) Internet
5 4 (1.41%) Cisco IOS
5 4 (1.41%) VPN
6 3 (1.06%) Firewall
6 3 (1.06%) Ethernet
6 3 (1.06%) SNMP
6 3 (1.06%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.71%) Intranet
7 2 (0.71%) WAN
7 2 (0.71%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (17.67%) Oracle Database
2 47 (16.61%) SQL Server
3 30 (10.60%) Data Warehouse
4 25 (8.83%) Oracle Reports
5 16 (5.65%) Oracle Database 11g
6 15 (5.30%) DB2
7 12 (4.24%) DataStage
8 11 (3.89%) Oracle Database 10g
8 11 (3.89%) QlikView
9 10 (3.53%) Data Mining
9 10 (3.53%) Relational Database
10 8 (2.83%) MySQL
10 8 (2.83%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (2.12%) PowerCenter
11 6 (2.12%) SQLPlus
12 4 (1.41%) RDBMS
13 3 (1.06%) BusinessObjects
13 3 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 3 (1.06%) Hyperion Smart View
13 3 (1.06%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 9 (3.18%) Toad
2 4 (1.41%) GCC
3 3 (1.06%) Jenkins
3 3 (1.06%) Dreamweaver
3 3 (1.06%) Selenium
4 2 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.71%) Hudson
4 2 (0.71%) IntelliJ
4 2 (0.71%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (0.71%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (0.71%) WinRunner
4 2 (0.71%) Ant
4 2 (0.71%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.71%) Gradle
4 2 (0.71%) Ranorex
5 1 (0.35%) Apache Ivy
5 1 (0.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.35%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.35%) JUnit
5 1 (0.35%) TestDirector
General
1 69 (24.38%) Finance
2 60 (21.20%) Telecoms
3 14 (4.95%) Retail
4 13 (4.59%) Marketing
5 11 (3.89%) Billing
6 8 (2.83%) Publishing
7 7 (2.47%) Back Office
8 6 (2.12%) Electronics
9 5 (1.77%) General Ledger
9 5 (1.77%) Manufacturing
10 4 (1.41%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (1.06%) Legal
11 3 (1.06%) Danish Language
11 3 (1.06%) Dutch Language
11 3 (1.06%) Italian Language
11 3 (1.06%) Japanese Language
11 3 (1.06%) Korean Language
11 3 (1.06%) Portuguese Language
11 3 (1.06%) Spanish Language
11 3 (1.06%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 55 (19.43%) Developer
2 51 (18.02%) Analyst
3 38 (13.43%) Project Manager
4 31 (10.95%) Architect
5 30 (10.60%) Consultant
6 17 (6.01%) Technical Manager
7 15 (5.30%) Technical Project Manager
8 12 (4.24%) Administrator
8 12 (4.24%) Solutions Architect
9 9 (3.18%) Support Analyst
9 9 (3.18%) DBA
9 9 (3.18%) Oracle Consultant
9 9 (3.18%) DataStage Developer
9 9 (3.18%) QlikView Developer
10 8 (2.83%) Designer
10 8 (2.83%) Oracle Project Manager
10 8 (2.83%) Informatica Developer
10 8 (2.83%) Test Analyst
11 7 (2.47%) Applications Developer
11 7 (2.47%) Remedy Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (14.84%) .NET
2 22 (7.77%) HTML
3 17 (6.01%) XML
4 16 (5.65%) Web Services
5 11 (3.89%) JSP
5 11 (3.89%) Hibernate
6 10 (3.53%) Middleware
6 10 (3.53%) J2EE
6 10 (3.53%) .NET Framework
7 8 (2.83%) ASP.NET
8 7 (2.47%) CSS
8 7 (2.47%) SOAP
8 7 (2.47%) JSON
8 7 (2.47%) WebCenter
9 6 (2.12%) REST
9 6 (2.12%) Ajax
9 6 (2.12%) Oracle Fusion
9 6 (2.12%) WCF
9 6 (2.12%) WPF
9 6 (2.12%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 26 (9.19%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (5.30%) Management Information System
3 12 (4.24%) GIS
4 11 (3.89%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (3.53%) Statistics
5 10 (3.53%) Computer Science
6 8 (2.83%) iSeries
7 5 (1.77%) Data Integration
7 5 (1.77%) DTV
8 4 (1.41%) IVR
8 4 (1.41%) Open Source
9 3 (1.06%) Social Media
9 3 (1.06%) Learning Management System
9 3 (1.06%) Web 2.0
9 3 (1.06%) Informatics
9 3 (1.06%) W3C
10 2 (0.71%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.71%) Clustering
10 2 (0.71%) Smartphone
10 2 (0.71%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 58 (20.49%) Windows
2 51 (18.02%) UNIX
3 44 (15.55%) Linux
4 20 (7.07%) Solaris
5 18 (6.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (5.30%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (3.53%) AIX
7 10 (3.53%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (2.83%) Oracle Linux
9 6 (2.12%) HPUX
10 5 (1.77%) Windows 2000 Server
11 4 (1.41%) zOS
12 3 (1.06%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.35%) SUSE
13 1 (0.35%) Android
13 1 (0.35%) CentOS
13 1 (0.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (14.13%) ETL
2 34 (12.01%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (10.60%) Project Management
4 29 (10.25%) ITIL
5 28 (9.89%) Migration
6 22 (7.77%) CRM
7 20 (7.07%) PRINCE2
8 19 (6.71%) Business Intelligence
9 18 (6.36%) Data Management
10 17 (6.01%) Data Analysis
11 16 (5.65%) Data Modelling
12 15 (5.30%) Scrum
12 15 (5.30%) Analytics
13 14 (4.95%) Workflow
14 13 (4.59%) E-Commerce
14 13 (4.59%) Test Scripting
14 13 (4.59%) Data Migration
15 12 (4.24%) Performance Tuning
16 11 (3.89%) SOA
16 11 (3.89%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 108 (38.16%) SQL
2 47 (16.61%) Java
3 31 (10.95%) PL/SQL
4 21 (7.42%) Shell Script
5 19 (6.71%) JavaScript
6 17 (6.01%) C#
7 16 (5.65%) Perl
8 11 (3.89%) Korn
9 10 (3.53%) VB.NET
10 9 (3.18%) Bash Shell
11 8 (2.83%) C++
12 6 (2.12%) COBOL
12 6 (2.12%) Python
12 6 (2.12%) VBScript
12 6 (2.12%) C
12 6 (2.12%) JCL
12 6 (2.12%) AWK
13 4 (1.41%) T-SQL
14 3 (1.06%) PHP
15 2 (0.71%) RPG
Qualifications
1 31 (10.95%) Security Cleared
2 30 (10.60%) Degree
3 22 (7.77%) SC Cleared
4 7 (2.47%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (2.12%) MCSE
5 6 (2.12%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (2.12%) DV Cleared
6 5 (1.77%) CCNA
6 5 (1.77%) HND
6 5 (1.77%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (1.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 5 (1.77%) CCVP
6 5 (1.77%) MCTS
7 4 (1.41%) PMP
7 4 (1.41%) PMI Certification
7 4 (1.41%) ISEB
8 3 (1.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (0.71%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.35%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.89%) SLA
2 9 (3.18%) QA
3 5 (1.77%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.41%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (3.89%) Active Directory
1 11 (3.89%) Xen
2 5 (1.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.41%) NFS
3 4 (1.41%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (1.41%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (1.41%) OpenSSH
4 3 (1.06%) vSphere
5 2 (0.71%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.35%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 1 (0.35%) Samba
6 1 (0.35%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.35%) Sendmail
6 1 (0.35%) XenServer
6 1 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.35%) FreeRADIUS
6 1 (0.35%) OCFS2
6 1 (0.35%) KVM
6 1 (0.35%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 7 (2.47%) Puppet
2 6 (2.12%) Cobbler
2 6 (2.12%) Tivoli
3 4 (1.41%) Data Guard
3 4 (1.41%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (1.06%) Nessus
5 2 (0.71%) SCOM
6 1 (0.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.35%) Nagios
6 1 (0.35%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.35%) Windows Storage Server
6 1 (0.35%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.35%) SCCM
6 1 (0.35%) YUM
6 1 (0.35%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 1 (0.35%) Oracle Identity Management
6 1 (0.35%) CA Spectrum
6 1 (0.35%) nmon
6 1 (0.35%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 34 (12.01%) IBM
2 25 (8.83%) Microsoft
2 25 (8.83%) SAP
3 17 (6.01%) HP
3 17 (6.01%) Red Hat
4 15 (5.30%) Citrix
5 14 (4.95%) Cisco
5 14 (4.95%) VMware
6 13 (4.59%) ESRI
6 13 (4.59%) Informatica
7 12 (4.24%) Sun
8 11 (3.89%) Cognos
8 11 (3.89%) BMC
9 9 (3.18%) Salesforce.com
10 8 (2.83%) Remedy
11 6 (2.12%) RedPrairie
11 6 (2.12%) JDA
11 6 (2.12%) Business Objects
11 6 (2.12%) PeopleSoft
12 5 (1.77%) CA
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