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 5 August 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
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 13 25 14
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -11
Contract jobs citing Oracle 211 147 207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 8.16% 5.76% 8.46%
As % of the Vendors category 15.73% 12.63% 17.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 60 73
Average daily rate
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£450 £395 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.92% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £275 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £523 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £391 £398 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.57% +6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £11.00 £19.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.10% -36.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +13.63%
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
1341 1164 1162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 51.88% 45.63% 47.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 683 516 428
Average daily rate £388 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.89% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 35 47
Average hourly rate £21.55 £18.68 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.36% -13.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £12.50 £12.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £31.00 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

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 5 August 2015.

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 5 August 2015. 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 +13 74 £450 +20.00% 28
Newbury +16 34 £500 +13.63% 8
Bracknell -4 16 £375 -3.84% 3
Maidenhead -1 7 £300 +25.00% 1
Slough -10 7 £388 -3.12% 2
Windsor - 2 £303 -
Wokingham +2 1 £300 +3.89% 1
Oracle
South East

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, 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.

1 120 (30.46%) SQL
2 110 (27.92%) Java
3 93 (23.60%) Telecoms
4 67 (17.01%) SQL Server
5 66 (16.75%) UNIX
6 57 (14.47%) Linux
7 54 (13.71%) Security Cleared
8 53 (13.45%) Microsoft
9 52 (13.20%) Oracle Database
10 50 (12.69%) Project Management
11 48 (12.18%) Agile Software Development
12 42 (10.66%) Finance
12 42 (10.66%) JavaScript
13 41 (10.41%) Data Warehouse
13 41 (10.41%) Migration
14 39 (9.90%) HTML
14 39 (9.90%) Python
15 38 (9.64%) Business Intelligence
16 37 (9.39%) Middleware
17 36 (9.14%) WebLogic
17 36 (9.14%) Analytical Skills
18 35 (8.88%) MS Excel
19 32 (8.12%) SC Cleared
19 32 (8.12%) ERP
19 32 (8.12%) Perl
20 31 (7.87%) Windows
21 30 (7.61%) SAP
21 30 (7.61%) Oracle EBS R12
22 29 (7.36%) SOA
23 28 (7.11%) ITIL

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, 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 36 (9.14%) WebLogic
2 20 (5.08%) Apache
3 14 (3.55%) Oracle Spatial
3 14 (3.55%) WebSphere
4 10 (2.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 10 (2.54%) Tomcat
4 10 (2.54%) SharePoint
5 8 (2.03%) BizTalk Server
6 7 (1.78%) JBoss
7 6 (1.52%) SAS
7 6 (1.52%) Oracle Application Server
8 5 (1.27%) SharePoint Server
8 5 (1.27%) WebLogic Portal
8 5 (1.27%) MS Exchange
8 5 (1.27%) MQSeries
8 5 (1.27%) Oracle Coherence
9 4 (1.02%) WebSphere Portal
9 4 (1.02%) Oracle Service Bus
10 2 (0.51%) Apache Pig
10 2 (0.51%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 35 (8.88%) MS Excel
2 19 (4.82%) MS Office
3 10 (2.54%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.76%) SPSS
5 2 (0.51%) Siemens NX
6 1 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.25%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 30 (7.61%) Oracle EBS R12
2 21 (5.33%) Oracle ERP
3 20 (5.08%) Oracle Applications
4 11 (2.79%) Oracle EBS
5 9 (2.28%) Remedy ITSM
5 9 (2.28%) Oracle BRM
5 9 (2.28%) Dynamics CRM
6 7 (1.78%) Dynamics AX
7 6 (1.52%) Oracle General Ledger
7 6 (1.52%) Oracle Payables
7 6 (1.52%) Oracle Cash Management
7 6 (1.52%) Oracle E-Business Tax
8 5 (1.27%) Maximo
9 4 (1.02%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 4 (1.02%) Oracle BPM
10 3 (0.76%) Oracle iProcurement
10 3 (0.76%) BigMachines
10 3 (0.76%) Oracle Financials
10 3 (0.76%) Endur
10 3 (0.76%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.28%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.27%) SaaS
2 5 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.51%) Taleo
3 2 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.51%) PaaS
3 2 (0.51%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (0.25%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 23 (5.84%) Firewall
2 16 (4.06%) SAN
3 11 (2.79%) SSL
4 10 (2.54%) HTTP
5 9 (2.28%) VPN
6 8 (2.03%) FTP
6 8 (2.03%) VoIP
6 8 (2.03%) SSH
7 7 (1.78%) ATM
7 7 (1.78%) Broadband
7 7 (1.78%) TCP/IP
8 6 (1.52%) Ethernet
8 6 (1.52%) PPP
8 6 (1.52%) xDSL
8 6 (1.52%) DSLAM
9 5 (1.27%) LAN
9 5 (1.27%) LDAP
10 4 (1.02%) WAN
10 4 (1.02%) Internet
10 4 (1.02%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (17.01%) SQL Server
2 52 (13.20%) Oracle Database
3 41 (10.41%) Data Warehouse
4 28 (7.11%) Relational Database
5 22 (5.58%) BusinessObjects
6 21 (5.33%) DB2
6 21 (5.33%) Oracle Database 11g
7 20 (5.08%) RDBMS
8 19 (4.82%) MySQL
9 16 (4.06%) PostgreSQL
10 15 (3.81%) Oracle Reports
11 14 (3.55%) OLTP
12 13 (3.30%) Oracle Database 10g
12 13 (3.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 13 (3.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 10 (2.54%) Oracle BI EE
14 9 (2.28%) Oracle ODI
15 8 (2.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 7 (1.78%) Hadoop
16 7 (1.78%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 19 (4.82%) Git (software)
2 17 (4.31%) TeamCity
3 13 (3.30%) Oracle Forms
4 12 (3.05%) Subversion
5 10 (2.54%) Maven
5 10 (2.54%) JIRA
5 10 (2.54%) Ant
5 10 (2.54%) Jenkins
6 7 (1.78%) Eclipse
7 6 (1.52%) Hudson
8 3 (0.76%) Toad
8 3 (0.76%) LoadRunner
8 3 (0.76%) JUnit
9 2 (0.51%) Visual Studio
9 2 (0.51%) Oracle APEX
9 2 (0.51%) Talend Open Studio
9 2 (0.51%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.25%) Rational Application Developer
10 1 (0.25%) Apache Continuum
10 1 (0.25%) WebDriver
General
1 93 (23.60%) Telecoms
2 42 (10.66%) Finance
3 22 (5.58%) Billing
4 18 (4.57%) Marketing
5 11 (2.79%) Retail
6 6 (1.52%) Banking
7 4 (1.02%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.02%) Back Office
7 4 (1.02%) German Language
8 3 (0.76%) Electronics
9 2 (0.51%) Legal
9 2 (0.51%) Publishing
9 2 (0.51%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.51%) Italian Language
9 2 (0.51%) Portuguese Language
9 2 (0.51%) Spanish Language
9 2 (0.51%) French Language
9 2 (0.51%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 98 (24.87%) Developer
2 60 (15.23%) Architect
3 59 (14.97%) Consultant
4 49 (12.44%) Oracle Consultant
5 35 (8.88%) Analyst
6 34 (8.63%) Designer
7 29 (7.36%) Solutions Architect
8 27 (6.85%) Java Developer
9 22 (5.58%) Functional Consultant
10 21 (5.33%) Oracle Functional Consultant
11 20 (5.08%) Project Manager
12 18 (4.57%) Business Analyst
13 15 (3.81%) Oracle Architect
13 15 (3.81%) ERP Consultant
14 14 (3.55%) C++ Developer
15 13 (3.30%) DBA
16 12 (3.05%) SQL Developer
16 12 (3.05%) Data Architect
17 10 (2.54%) Solutions Designer
18 9 (2.28%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (9.90%) HTML
2 37 (9.39%) Middleware
3 27 (6.85%) Web Services
4 24 (6.09%) .NET
5 22 (5.58%) J2EE
6 21 (5.33%) CSS
6 21 (5.33%) WebCenter
7 20 (5.08%) XML
7 20 (5.08%) Spring
8 19 (4.82%) Oracle Fusion
9 17 (4.31%) jQuery
9 17 (4.31%) Hibernate
9 17 (4.31%) JSP
10 16 (4.06%) EJB
10 16 (4.06%) Spring MVC
10 16 (4.06%) AngularJS
11 15 (3.81%) Java EE
12 14 (3.55%) STL
13 13 (3.30%) SOAP
14 8 (2.03%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 36 (9.14%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (4.82%) Management Information System
3 17 (4.31%) User Experience
4 15 (3.81%) Data Centre
5 14 (3.55%) GIS
6 9 (2.28%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (2.03%) Computer Science
8 6 (1.52%) Data Integration
9 5 (1.27%) iSeries
9 5 (1.27%) Mainframe
9 5 (1.27%) AS400
9 5 (1.27%) PMI
10 4 (1.02%) Replication
10 4 (1.02%) PKI
10 4 (1.02%) Reference Data
11 3 (0.76%) Data Extraction
11 3 (0.76%) FMCG
11 3 (0.76%) EqualLogic
11 3 (0.76%) Mobile App
11 3 (0.76%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 66 (16.75%) UNIX
2 57 (14.47%) Linux
3 31 (7.87%) Windows
4 16 (4.06%) Solaris
5 15 (3.81%) AIX
6 13 (3.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (1.78%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (1.27%) HPUX
8 5 (1.27%) zOS
8 5 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (1.02%) Android
10 1 (0.25%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.25%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.25%) Data ONTAP
10 1 (0.25%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (12.69%) Project Management
2 48 (12.18%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (10.41%) Migration
4 38 (9.64%) Business Intelligence
5 32 (8.12%) ERP
6 29 (7.36%) SOA
7 28 (7.11%) ITIL
8 25 (6.35%) Data Modelling
9 24 (6.09%) MVC
10 23 (5.84%) Service Management
10 23 (5.84%) ETL
10 23 (5.84%) CRM
10 23 (5.84%) SDLC
11 22 (5.58%) Data Migration
12 21 (5.33%) Stakeholder Management
13 18 (4.57%) Scrum
13 18 (4.57%) Performance Tuning
14 17 (4.31%) TDD
15 16 (4.06%) Enterprise Architecture
15 16 (4.06%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 120 (30.46%) SQL
2 110 (27.92%) Java
3 42 (10.66%) JavaScript
4 39 (9.90%) Python
5 32 (8.12%) Perl
6 24 (6.09%) PL/SQL
7 22 (5.58%) C++
8 16 (4.06%) C#
9 12 (3.05%) C
10 9 (2.28%) PHP
11 8 (2.03%) Ruby
12 7 (1.78%) Shell Script
12 7 (1.78%) VB
13 6 (1.52%) C-shell
14 4 (1.02%) Bash Shell
14 4 (1.02%) BeanShell
14 4 (1.02%) Korn
14 4 (1.02%) Jython
14 4 (1.02%) VBScript
15 3 (0.76%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 54 (13.71%) Security Cleared
2 32 (8.12%) SC Cleared
3 20 (5.08%) Degree
4 10 (2.54%) Sun Certification
5 8 (2.03%) DV Cleared
6 6 (1.52%) SCSA
6 6 (1.52%) CCNP
6 6 (1.52%) CCNA
6 6 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (1.52%) PMI Certification
7 5 (1.27%) ISTQB
8 4 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (1.02%) ISEB
8 4 (1.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 3 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.51%) PMP
11 1 (0.25%) BC Cleared
11 1 (0.25%) IBM Certification
11 1 (0.25%) ACCA
11 1 (0.25%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.28%) QA
2 4 (1.02%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.51%) JSP 440
3 2 (0.51%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.25%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 18 (4.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (1.52%) Hyper-V
3 5 (1.27%) NFS
3 5 (1.27%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.27%) VirtualBox
4 4 (1.02%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (0.51%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.25%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.25%) SRDF
6 1 (0.25%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 9 (2.28%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 9 (2.28%) Oracle RMAN
2 8 (2.03%) Tivoli
3 6 (1.52%) Puppet
4 5 (1.27%) Vagrant
4 5 (1.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 5 (1.27%) Netcool
5 3 (0.76%) Data Guard
5 3 (0.76%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (0.76%) Oracle Identity Management
6 2 (0.51%) Oracle ZFS
6 2 (0.51%) SCOM
6 2 (0.51%) OVSD
6 2 (0.51%) HP NNM
6 2 (0.51%) BladeLogic
6 2 (0.51%) BMC Performance Manager
6 2 (0.51%) ServiceCenter
6 2 (0.51%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.25%) Control-M
7 1 (0.25%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 53 (13.45%) Microsoft
2 30 (7.61%) SAP
3 25 (6.35%) IBM
4 23 (5.84%) VMware
5 16 (4.06%) TIBCO
6 14 (3.55%) Teradata
6 14 (3.55%) Sybase
6 14 (3.55%) Red Hat
7 13 (3.30%) Sun
7 13 (3.30%) HP
7 13 (3.30%) Ab Initio
8 12 (3.05%) Adobe
8 12 (3.05%) BMC
9 10 (2.54%) Citrix
9 10 (2.54%) Sitecore
9 10 (2.54%) Symantec
9 10 (2.54%) Remedy
10 8 (2.03%) webMethods
10 8 (2.03%) Pega
10 8 (2.03%) Siebel
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