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 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle
Rank 18 16 15
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Contract jobs citing Oracle 171 193 219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 6.76% 7.18% 8.36%
As % of the Vendors category 13.80% 15.13% 17.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 119 106
Average daily rate £425 £388 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £266 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £527 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.45% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Average hourly rate £27.00 - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +24.60%
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
1239 1276 1273
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 48.95% 47.49% 48.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 612 613 614
Average daily rate £380 £375 £389
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -3.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £230 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £525 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 32 63
Average hourly rate £27.00 £16.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.63% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.80 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £42.50 £28.32
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.40 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+29.31% +5.45%

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +6 68 £425 +2.40% 27
Maidenhead 0 18 £425 +41.66% 3
Newbury +5 14 £356 -15.09% 5
Slough -7 13 £353 +0.71% 9
Bracknell -1 11 £450 +28.57% 4
Wokingham - 3 £425 -
Oracle
South East

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

1 103 (31.31%) SQL
2 79 (24.01%) Linux
3 77 (23.40%) Oracle Database
4 71 (21.58%) Unix
5 65 (19.76%) Migration
6 63 (19.15%) Telecoms
7 57 (17.33%) SAP
8 54 (16.41%) SQL Server
9 52 (15.81%) Java
10 49 (14.89%) Finance
11 47 (14.29%) Microsoft
12 44 (13.37%) Business Intelligence
13 42 (12.77%) Windows
14 39 (11.85%) Data Warehouse
15 34 (10.33%) PL/SQL
16 31 (9.42%) Project Management
16 31 (9.42%) Analytical Skills
17 30 (9.12%) Performance Tuning
17 30 (9.12%) Security Cleared
18 29 (8.81%) ITIL
18 29 (8.81%) TOGAF
19 28 (8.51%) Agile Software Development
19 28 (8.51%) VMware
19 28 (8.51%) ETL
19 28 (8.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 27 (8.21%) Degree
21 26 (7.90%) SDLC
22 23 (6.99%) SOA
23 22 (6.69%) Firewall
23 22 (6.69%) Middleware

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 9 (2.74%) SharePoint
2 8 (2.43%) WebSphere
3 7 (2.13%) Apache
4 6 (1.82%) Oracle Spatial
4 6 (1.82%) Tomcat
5 5 (1.52%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (1.52%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 5 (1.52%) WebLogic
6 4 (1.22%) IBM HTTP Server
7 3 (0.91%) JBoss
7 3 (0.91%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.61%) CMS
8 2 (0.61%) Confluence
8 2 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.61%) IIS
8 2 (0.61%) NetWeaver
8 2 (0.61%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (0.61%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 18 (5.47%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.43%) MS Office
3 6 (1.82%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.91%) GIMP
4 3 (0.91%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.30%) MS Project
5 1 (0.30%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 11 (3.34%) Cognos TM1
2 10 (3.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 8 (2.43%) Oracle Retail
4 5 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (1.52%) Oracle EBS R12
5 4 (1.22%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (1.22%) SAP CCM
6 3 (0.91%) Oracle Applications
6 3 (0.91%) Oracle BPM
6 3 (0.91%) Oracle BRM
6 3 (0.91%) Primavera
6 3 (0.91%) SAP HR
7 2 (0.61%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 2 (0.61%) Oracle Payables
8 1 (0.30%) BigMachines
8 1 (0.30%) Maximo
8 1 (0.30%) Oracle Cash Management
8 1 (0.30%) Oracle E-Business Tax
8 1 (0.30%) Payment Gateway
8 1 (0.30%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 16 (4.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (4.26%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.52%) OpenShift
4 4 (1.22%) SaaS
4 4 (1.22%) Taleo
5 2 (0.61%) Boomi
5 2 (0.61%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.30%) Office 365
6 1 (0.30%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (6.69%) Firewall
2 16 (4.86%) LAN
3 13 (3.95%) SAN
3 13 (3.95%) WAN
4 10 (3.04%) HTTP
5 7 (2.13%) Extranet
5 7 (2.13%) LDAP
5 7 (2.13%) TCP/IP
6 6 (1.82%) SSL
7 5 (1.52%) Diameter Protocol
7 5 (1.52%) FTP
7 5 (1.52%) GPRS
7 5 (1.52%) HTTPS
7 5 (1.52%) SS7
7 5 (1.52%) SSH
7 5 (1.52%) UMTS
7 5 (1.52%) VPN
7 5 (1.52%) WCDMA
8 4 (1.22%) Intranet
8 4 (1.22%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (23.40%) Oracle Database
2 54 (16.41%) SQL Server
3 39 (11.85%) Data Warehouse
4 20 (6.08%) Oracle Database 11g
4 20 (6.08%) Oracle Database 12c
5 19 (5.78%) BusinessObjects
6 18 (5.47%) Relational Database
7 15 (4.56%) DB2
7 15 (4.56%) PostgreSQL
8 13 (3.95%) Oracle Reports
9 11 (3.34%) Oracle Database 10g
10 9 (2.74%) Oracle BI EE
10 9 (2.74%) Oracle ODI
11 8 (2.43%) Big Data
11 8 (2.43%) Data Mining
11 8 (2.43%) Oracle9i Database
11 8 (2.43%) RDBMS
12 6 (1.82%) MySQL
13 5 (1.52%) GIS
13 5 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (2.13%) Talend Open Studio
2 6 (1.82%) SoapUI
3 5 (1.52%) Eclipse
3 5 (1.52%) Maven
4 4 (1.22%) Git (software)
4 4 (1.22%) Jenkins
4 4 (1.22%) Oracle APEX
4 4 (1.22%) Selenium
5 3 (0.91%) Artifactory
5 3 (0.91%) Checkstyle
5 3 (0.91%) Cobertura
5 3 (0.91%) FindBugs
5 3 (0.91%) Hudson
5 3 (0.91%) JIRA
5 3 (0.91%) Liquibase
5 3 (0.91%) NetBeans
5 3 (0.91%) PVCS
5 3 (0.91%) Sonatype Nexus
5 3 (0.91%) Subversion
6 2 (0.61%) JUnit
General
1 63 (19.15%) Telecoms
2 49 (14.89%) Finance
3 21 (6.38%) Retail
4 15 (4.56%) Marketing
5 12 (3.65%) Automotive
6 10 (3.04%) Billing
6 10 (3.04%) Manufacturing
7 8 (2.43%) Banking
8 7 (2.13%) Electronics
9 4 (1.22%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.61%) Portuguese Language
10 2 (0.61%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.30%) Advertising
11 1 (0.30%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.30%) Games
11 1 (0.30%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.30%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.30%) Law
11 1 (0.30%) Legal
11 1 (0.30%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 59 (17.93%) Developer
2 58 (17.63%) Architect
3 49 (14.89%) Analyst
4 27 (8.21%) Consultant
5 23 (6.99%) Data Architect
6 19 (5.78%) DBA
7 16 (4.86%) Oracle Developer
8 15 (4.56%) Designer
8 15 (4.56%) Oracle DBA
9 14 (4.26%) Project Manager
10 13 (3.95%) Oracle Project Manager
11 12 (3.65%) Administrator
11 12 (3.65%) Business Analyst
11 12 (3.65%) Oracle Consultant
12 10 (3.04%) Data Analyst
12 10 (3.04%) Oracle Architect
12 10 (3.04%) PostgreSQL DBA
13 9 (2.74%) Data Warehouse Analyst
13 9 (2.74%) Solutions Architect
13 9 (2.74%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (6.69%) Middleware
2 19 (5.78%) Web Services
3 15 (4.56%) XML
4 13 (3.95%) HTML
5 10 (3.04%) CSS
6 9 (2.74%) jQuery
7 8 (2.43%) .NET
7 8 (2.43%) J2EE
7 8 (2.43%) JSON
7 8 (2.43%) Oracle Fusion
7 8 (2.43%) REST
7 8 (2.43%) SOAP
8 5 (1.52%) CSS3
8 5 (1.52%) HTML5
8 5 (1.52%) Spring
8 5 (1.52%) STL
8 5 (1.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 5 (1.52%) WebSphere MQ
9 4 (1.22%) Java EE
9 4 (1.22%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 31 (9.42%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (6.38%) Data Integration
3 15 (4.56%) Data Centre
4 13 (3.95%) Computer Science
4 13 (3.95%) Hybrid Cloud
5 12 (3.65%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (3.34%) Visualisation
7 9 (2.74%) Management Information System
8 7 (2.13%) Replication
8 7 (2.13%) User Experience
9 5 (1.52%) SCADA
10 4 (1.22%) Digital Media
10 4 (1.22%) Enterprise Storage
10 4 (1.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 4 (1.22%) Mathematics
10 4 (1.22%) Mobile Payment
10 4 (1.22%) Public Cloud
10 4 (1.22%) Social Media
10 4 (1.22%) Statistics
11 3 (0.91%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 79 (24.01%) Linux
2 71 (21.58%) Unix
3 42 (12.77%) Windows
4 28 (8.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 21 (6.38%) Windows Server
6 15 (4.56%) Solaris
7 7 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (1.82%) AIX
9 5 (1.52%) CentOS
9 5 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (1.22%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.61%) HPUX
11 2 (0.61%) NetWare
11 2 (0.61%) SUSE
11 2 (0.61%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.30%) Android
12 1 (0.30%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.30%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.30%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.30%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (19.76%) Migration
2 44 (13.37%) Business Intelligence
3 31 (9.42%) Project Management
4 30 (9.12%) Performance Tuning
5 29 (8.81%) ITIL
5 29 (8.81%) TOGAF
6 28 (8.51%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (8.51%) ETL
7 26 (7.90%) SDLC
8 23 (6.99%) SOA
9 22 (6.69%) Data Migration
10 21 (6.38%) Data Architecture
10 21 (6.38%) Data Management
11 19 (5.78%) Disaster Recovery
11 19 (5.78%) Technical Architecture
12 18 (5.47%) Stakeholder Management
12 18 (5.47%) Translating Business Requirements
13 17 (5.17%) Data Modelling
14 16 (4.86%) Change Management
14 16 (4.86%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 103 (31.31%) SQL
2 52 (15.81%) Java
3 34 (10.33%) PL/SQL
4 16 (4.86%) Bash Shell
5 14 (4.26%) JavaScript
5 14 (4.26%) PowerShell
6 13 (3.95%) Ruby
7 12 (3.65%) Python
8 11 (3.34%) Perl
9 10 (3.04%) C++
9 10 (3.04%) Shell Script
10 8 (2.43%) PHP
10 8 (2.43%) VB
11 7 (2.13%) C
11 7 (2.13%) Korn
12 4 (1.22%) AWK
12 4 (1.22%) sed
13 3 (0.91%) C#
14 2 (0.61%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.30%) VBA
Qualifications
1 30 (9.12%) Security Cleared
2 27 (8.21%) Degree
3 19 (5.78%) SC Cleared
4 7 (2.13%) DV Cleared
5 6 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (1.52%) ISEB
6 5 (1.52%) MCSA
7 4 (1.22%) HND
8 3 (0.91%) MBA
9 2 (0.61%) ACCA
9 2 (0.61%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (0.61%) ISEB Practitioner
9 2 (0.61%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.61%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 2 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (0.61%) VCP5
9 2 (0.61%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (0.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.30%) CIMA
10 1 (0.30%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.65%) Data Quality
2 9 (2.74%) SLA
3 7 (2.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (1.22%) QA
4 4 (1.22%) Solvency II
5 3 (0.91%) GAAP
6 2 (0.61%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (0.61%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.30%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 22 (6.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (5.17%) Active Directory
3 16 (4.86%) vSphere
4 13 (3.95%) Hyper-V
5 10 (3.04%) Oracle RAC
6 5 (1.52%) Docker
7 4 (1.22%) VMware ESX
8 3 (0.91%) Xen
9 2 (0.61%) Forefront TMG
9 2 (0.61%) ISA Server
9 2 (0.61%) NFS
9 2 (0.61%) Samba
9 2 (0.61%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 2 (0.61%) VMware Server
9 2 (0.61%) XenApp
9 2 (0.61%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.30%) KVM
10 1 (0.30%) Oracle Clusterware
10 1 (0.30%) Tivoli Directory Server
10 1 (0.30%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 11 (3.34%) Puppet
1 11 (3.34%) SCCM
1 11 (3.34%) SCOM
1 11 (3.34%) SCVMM
1 11 (3.34%) Windows Intune
2 8 (2.43%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (2.13%) Cisco CUCM
4 6 (1.82%) Oracle RMAN
5 5 (1.52%) Kubernetes
5 5 (1.52%) Tivoli
6 4 (1.22%) Data Guard
7 3 (0.91%) HP Data Protector
8 2 (0.61%) Backup Exec
8 2 (0.61%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 2 (0.61%) Oracle ZFS
8 2 (0.61%) ServiceCenter
8 2 (0.61%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (0.61%) vMotion
8 2 (0.61%) WSUS
9 1 (0.30%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 57 (17.33%) SAP
2 47 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 28 (8.51%) VMware
4 21 (6.38%) Red Hat
5 18 (5.47%) HP
5 18 (5.47%) Salesforce.com
6 15 (4.56%) IBM
6 15 (4.56%) Teradata
7 14 (4.26%) Cognos
8 13 (3.95%) Cisco
9 11 (3.34%) RightScale
10 10 (3.04%) ATG
10 10 (3.04%) Tableau
11 9 (2.74%) webMethods
12 8 (2.43%) Informatica
13 7 (2.13%) Avaya
13 7 (2.13%) EMC
13 7 (2.13%) Huawei
13 7 (2.13%) Nortel
13 7 (2.13%) Talend
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