The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 14 14 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 -8
Contract jobs citing Oracle 111 86 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 8.97% 8.41% 12.58%
As % of the Vendors category 20.18% 20.00% 26.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 58 73
Average daily rate
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£386 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.35% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £296 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -7.69%
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Vendors Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
550 430 448
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 44.43% 42.03% 48.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 279 203 215
Average daily rate £338 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £167 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 52 41
Average hourly rate £12.25 £12.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.08% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.55 £8.95 £9.86
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £17.50 £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.63
% change year-on-year
- -3.35%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Oracle
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Oracle Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Oracle
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Oracle Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Oracle
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 21 October 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
Milton Keynes -1 84 £385 +10.00% 14
High Wycombe 0 6 £363 -14.70% 5
Marlow - - - -
Amersham - - - -
Beaconsfield - - - -
Oracle
South East

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 91 (36.99%) SQL
2 81 (32.93%) Finance
3 70 (28.46%) Agile Software Development
4 63 (25.61%) Oracle Database
4 63 (25.61%) UNIX
5 52 (21.14%) .NET
6 51 (20.73%) C#
7 48 (19.51%) Windows
7 48 (19.51%) Microsoft
8 46 (18.70%) Java
9 39 (15.85%) TDD
10 37 (15.04%) Scrum
11 35 (14.23%) PL/SQL
12 33 (13.41%) PRINCE2
12 33 (13.41%) Continuous Integration
13 31 (12.60%) PowerCenter
14 30 (12.20%) MVC
14 30 (12.20%) Waterfall
15 29 (11.79%) Project Management
16 28 (11.38%) OO
16 28 (11.38%) ASP.NET
17 27 (10.98%) ASP.NET MVC
18 26 (10.57%) Data Warehouse
18 26 (10.57%) N-Tier
18 26 (10.57%) Oracle Applications
19 25 (10.16%) SOA
20 24 (9.76%) Business Intelligence
20 24 (9.76%) SQL Server
20 24 (9.76%) BDD
21 22 (8.94%) Oracle Database 11g

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 13 (5.28%) WebSphere
2 6 (2.44%) TIBCO EMS
2 6 (2.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (2.03%) CMS
3 5 (2.03%) Oracle Workflow
4 4 (1.63%) IBM HTTP Server
4 4 (1.63%) Liferay
4 4 (1.63%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 4 (1.63%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (1.63%) WebLogic
4 4 (1.63%) Apache
5 3 (1.22%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (1.22%) Content Management Server
6 2 (0.81%) CICS
6 2 (0.81%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.81%) Documentum
6 2 (0.81%) IIS
6 2 (0.81%) FileNet
7 1 (0.41%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (0.41%) SAS
Applications
1 21 (8.54%) MS Excel
2 14 (5.69%) MS Project
3 13 (5.28%) MS Office
3 13 (5.28%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.63%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.81%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 26 (10.57%) Oracle Applications
2 8 (3.25%) BusinessWorks
2 8 (3.25%) Oracle EBS R12
3 6 (2.44%) TIBCO iProcess
4 5 (2.03%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (1.63%) Staffware
6 3 (1.22%) Oracle Payables
6 3 (1.22%) Oracle Receivables
7 2 (0.81%) Oracle BPM
7 2 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (0.81%) SAP FI
7 2 (0.81%) AWD
8 1 (0.41%) Oracle ASCP
8 1 (0.41%) Oracle General Ledger
8 1 (0.41%) Oracle iProcurement
8 1 (0.41%) Oracle SCM
8 1 (0.41%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.41%) SAP R/3
8 1 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.41%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.44%) Internet
1 6 (2.44%) Firewall
2 5 (2.03%) Intranet
3 4 (1.63%) HTTP
3 4 (1.63%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.63%) HTTPS
3 4 (1.63%) SAN
4 2 (0.81%) 2G
4 2 (0.81%) 3G
4 2 (0.81%) GPRS
4 2 (0.81%) GSM
4 2 (0.81%) ISDN
4 2 (0.81%) PSTN
4 2 (0.81%) UMTS
4 2 (0.81%) WAN
4 2 (0.81%) LTE
4 2 (0.81%) 4G
5 1 (0.41%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (0.41%) DHCP
5 1 (0.41%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (25.61%) Oracle Database
2 31 (12.60%) PowerCenter
3 26 (10.57%) Data Warehouse
4 24 (9.76%) SQL Server
5 22 (8.94%) Oracle Database 11g
6 13 (5.28%) Oracle Reports
7 11 (4.47%) Oracle Database 10g
8 10 (4.07%) DB2
9 7 (2.85%) Relational Database
10 5 (2.03%) MS Access
11 4 (1.63%) SQL Server 2005
12 3 (1.22%) Oracle BI EE
12 3 (1.22%) Oracle ODI
13 2 (0.81%) Oracle Database 12c
13 2 (0.81%) BusinessObjects XI
13 2 (0.81%) SQLPlus
13 2 (0.81%) Oracle OWB
13 2 (0.81%) Essbase
13 2 (0.81%) Crystal Reports
13 2 (0.81%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 18 (7.32%) Selenium
2 17 (6.91%) Visual Studio
3 16 (6.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 15 (6.10%) NUnit
5 9 (3.66%) WebDriver
5 9 (3.66%) QuickTest Pro
6 7 (2.85%) JMeter
7 5 (2.03%) Eclipse
7 5 (2.03%) Oracle Forms
7 5 (2.03%) JUnit
8 4 (1.63%) Ant
8 4 (1.63%) LoadRunner
8 4 (1.63%) Introscope
9 3 (1.22%) JDeveloper
10 2 (0.81%) Octopus Deploy
10 2 (0.81%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.81%) Toad
10 2 (0.81%) Rational Rose
10 2 (0.81%) Maven
11 1 (0.41%) CruiseControl
General
1 81 (32.93%) Finance
2 21 (8.54%) Banking
3 8 (3.25%) Telecoms
3 8 (3.25%) Spanish Language
4 7 (2.85%) Retail
5 6 (2.44%) Automotive
6 5 (2.03%) Advertising
7 3 (1.22%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.22%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.81%) Billing
9 1 (0.41%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.41%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.41%) International Banking
9 1 (0.41%) Marketing
9 1 (0.41%) Electronics
9 1 (0.41%) Legal
Job Titles
1 53 (21.54%) Analyst
2 32 (13.01%) Developer
3 22 (8.94%) Architect
4 19 (7.72%) Development Manager
5 18 (7.32%) Business Analyst
6 16 (6.50%) Project Manager
7 14 (5.69%) Test Manager
7 14 (5.69%) Web Development Manager
7 14 (5.69%) Web Manager
8 13 (5.28%) Consultant
9 10 (4.07%) Administrator
10 9 (3.66%) Enterprise Architect
11 8 (3.25%) Oracle Consultant
11 8 (3.25%) Java Developer
11 8 (3.25%) ScrumMaster
12 7 (2.85%) Programme Office Manager
12 7 (2.85%) Test Analyst
12 7 (2.85%) Programme Manager
13 6 (2.44%) Senior Analyst
13 6 (2.44%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (21.14%) .NET
2 28 (11.38%) ASP.NET
3 27 (10.98%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (4.07%) .NET Framework
4 10 (4.07%) J2EE
4 10 (4.07%) Middleware
5 9 (3.66%) Spring
5 9 (3.66%) WCF
5 9 (3.66%) jQuery
6 8 (3.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 8 (3.25%) HTML
6 8 (3.25%) Struts
7 7 (2.85%) Web Services
8 6 (2.44%) XML
8 6 (2.44%) Hibernate
9 5 (2.03%) JSP
9 5 (2.03%) Servlets
9 5 (2.03%) WebCenter
9 5 (2.03%) Java EE
9 5 (2.03%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 26 (10.57%) N-Tier
2 7 (2.85%) Management Information System
2 7 (2.85%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (2.85%) Performance Metrics
3 5 (2.03%) Computer Science
3 5 (2.03%) Credit Risk
4 4 (1.63%) Mainframe
5 2 (0.81%) Data Integration
5 2 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (0.81%) Mobile Banking
5 2 (0.81%) User Experience
6 1 (0.41%) DataPower
6 1 (0.41%) SWIFT
6 1 (0.41%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.41%) Market Risk
6 1 (0.41%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (0.41%) Data Conversion
6 1 (0.41%) GIS
6 1 (0.41%) HACMP
6 1 (0.41%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 63 (25.61%) UNIX
2 48 (19.51%) Windows
3 18 (7.32%) Linux
4 14 (5.69%) Windows NT
5 6 (2.44%) HPUX
6 5 (2.03%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (2.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (1.63%) Windows 2000 Server
7 4 (1.63%) AIX
8 3 (1.22%) Solaris
8 3 (1.22%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.41%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.41%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (28.46%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (15.85%) TDD
3 37 (15.04%) Scrum
4 33 (13.41%) PRINCE2
4 33 (13.41%) Continuous Integration
5 30 (12.20%) Waterfall
5 30 (12.20%) MVC
6 29 (11.79%) Project Management
7 28 (11.38%) OO
8 25 (10.16%) SOA
9 24 (9.76%) Business Intelligence
9 24 (9.76%) BDD
10 20 (8.13%) Domain-Driven Design
11 19 (7.72%) Coaching
11 19 (7.72%) Automated Testing
12 17 (6.91%) Web Development
13 15 (6.10%) Business Analysis
13 15 (6.10%) People Management
14 13 (5.28%) ITIL
15 12 (4.88%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 91 (36.99%) SQL
2 51 (20.73%) C#
3 46 (18.70%) Java
4 35 (14.23%) PL/SQL
5 14 (5.69%) VBScript
6 13 (5.28%) VB
7 11 (4.47%) JavaScript
8 9 (3.66%) Shell Script
9 4 (1.63%) AWK
9 4 (1.63%) Perl
9 4 (1.63%) C
10 3 (1.22%) COBOL
10 3 (1.22%) T-SQL
10 3 (1.22%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.81%) C++
Qualifications
1 18 (7.32%) Security Cleared
2 11 (4.47%) Degree
2 11 (4.47%) SC Cleared
2 11 (4.47%) ISEB
3 6 (2.44%) CTC Cleared
4 5 (2.03%) Sun Certification
5 3 (1.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (1.22%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 3 (1.22%) ISTQB
5 3 (1.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.81%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.81%) HND
7 1 (0.41%) MCSE
7 1 (0.41%) CCNA
7 1 (0.41%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.41%) PMP
7 1 (0.41%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.41%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.25%) QA
2 4 (1.63%) SLA
3 3 (1.22%) COBIT
System Software
1 5 (2.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.81%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.41%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.41%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 14 (5.69%) Control-M
2 7 (2.85%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (2.44%) TIBCO Hawk
4 5 (2.03%) SCCM
4 5 (2.03%) CA Wily
5 3 (1.22%) Tivoli
6 2 (0.81%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (0.81%) Netcool
6 2 (0.81%) BMC PATROL
6 2 (0.81%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (0.81%) NSN NetAct
7 1 (0.41%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.41%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 48 (19.51%) Microsoft
2 20 (8.13%) Informatica
3 16 (6.50%) Business Objects
4 13 (5.28%) SAP
4 13 (5.28%) VMware
5 12 (4.88%) IBM
6 11 (4.47%) Primavera
7 9 (3.66%) HP
8 8 (3.25%) TIBCO
9 5 (2.03%) Sun
10 4 (1.63%) EMC
10 4 (1.63%) Remedy
10 4 (1.63%) NetApp
10 4 (1.63%) FatWire
11 3 (1.22%) Mapinfo
11 3 (1.22%) Endeca
11 3 (1.22%) Cisco
12 2 (0.81%) Cognos
12 2 (0.81%) Intel
12 2 (0.81%) JDA
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