The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 27 15 6
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -9
Contract jobs citing Oracle 13 21 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 4.05% 7.95% 14.64%
As % of the Vendors category 7.51% 17.07% 28.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 16
Average daily rate
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£438 £419 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% +15.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £318 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £433 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £11.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £30.01 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+27.47% -11.75%
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Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Vendors Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
173 123 210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 53.89% 46.59% 52.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 73 77
Average daily rate £425 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.86% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £190 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £483 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 16 27
Average hourly rate £42.50 £21.25 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.90 £11.50 £11.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.15 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Oracle
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Oracle Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

Oracle
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Oracle Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 24 (51.06%) SQL
2 19 (40.43%) Perl
3 13 (27.66%) Open Source
4 12 (25.53%) PHP
4 12 (25.53%) Java
4 12 (25.53%) UNIX
4 12 (25.53%) Linux
4 12 (25.53%) Tcl
5 11 (23.40%) J2EE
5 11 (23.40%) Oracle Database
6 10 (21.28%) jQuery
6 10 (21.28%) PL/SQL
7 9 (19.15%) Microsoft
7 9 (19.15%) Tomcat
7 9 (19.15%) Finance
8 8 (17.02%) J2SE
8 8 (17.02%) Sun
8 8 (17.02%) HTML
8 8 (17.02%) UML
8 8 (17.02%) Solaris
8 8 (17.02%) CSS
8 8 (17.02%) Multithreading
8 8 (17.02%) OAuth
8 8 (17.02%) OpenID
8 8 (17.02%) OpenSSO
8 8 (17.02%) HTML5
8 8 (17.02%) Oracle Linux
8 8 (17.02%) CSS3
9 7 (14.89%) Atlassian
9 7 (14.89%) Oracle Database 11g

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 (19.15%) Tomcat
2 7 (14.89%) WebLogic
3 5 (10.64%) Apache
4 4 (8.51%) MS Exchange
5 3 (6.38%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
6 2 (4.26%) WebSphere
7 1 (2.13%) Documentum
7 1 (2.13%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (2.13%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (2.13%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.13%) MS Visio
1 1 (2.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (10.64%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (4.26%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (2.13%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.51%) LAN
1 4 (8.51%) WAN
1 4 (8.51%) SMTP
2 2 (4.26%) Internet
3 1 (2.13%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (2.13%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (23.40%) Oracle Database
2 7 (14.89%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (8.51%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (6.38%) Relational Database
4 3 (6.38%) MySQL
4 3 (6.38%) SQL Server
4 3 (6.38%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (4.26%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (4.26%) RDBMS
5 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (4.26%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (12.77%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.38%) Maven
2 3 (6.38%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (4.26%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.26%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.13%) Subversion
4 1 (2.13%) JMeter
4 1 (2.13%) Bugzilla
4 1 (2.13%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (19.15%) Finance
2 2 (4.26%) Advertising
3 1 (2.13%) Banking
3 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (44.68%) Developer
2 9 (19.15%) Web Developer
3 6 (12.77%) Architect
4 5 (10.64%) Oracle DBA
4 5 (10.64%) DBA
4 5 (10.64%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (8.51%) Design Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) Administrator
5 4 (8.51%) Java Developer
5 4 (8.51%) PHP Developer
5 4 (8.51%) Principal Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Java Architect
7 2 (4.26%) PHP Web Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Perl Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Oracle Developer
7 2 (4.26%) .NET Developer
7 2 (4.26%) C# Developer
7 2 (4.26%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (4.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (2.13%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (23.40%) J2EE
2 10 (21.28%) jQuery
3 8 (17.02%) J2SE
3 8 (17.02%) HTML
3 8 (17.02%) CSS
3 8 (17.02%) OAuth
3 8 (17.02%) OpenID
3 8 (17.02%) HTML5
3 8 (17.02%) CSS3
4 6 (12.77%) .NET
5 4 (8.51%) Application Packaging
6 3 (6.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 3 (6.38%) Spring
6 3 (6.38%) LAMP
6 3 (6.38%) ASP.NET
7 2 (4.26%) Web Services
7 2 (4.26%) Middleware
7 2 (4.26%) Hibernate
7 2 (4.26%) Java EE
8 1 (2.13%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 13 (27.66%) Open Source
2 2 (4.26%) Clustering
2 2 (4.26%) CCTV
2 2 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.26%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.13%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 12 (25.53%) UNIX
1 12 (25.53%) Linux
2 8 (17.02%) Solaris
2 8 (17.02%) Oracle Linux
3 3 (6.38%) Windows
4 2 (4.26%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (17.02%) UML
1 8 (17.02%) Multithreading
2 6 (12.77%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (12.77%) Enterprise Architecture
3 5 (10.64%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (10.64%) Scrum
4 3 (6.38%) TDD
4 3 (6.38%) Service Management
4 3 (6.38%) ERP
4 3 (6.38%) ITIL
4 3 (6.38%) OOA/OOD
4 3 (6.38%) OO
5 2 (4.26%) Test Strategy
5 2 (4.26%) Business Transformation
5 2 (4.26%) Load Balancing
5 2 (4.26%) Performance Testing
5 2 (4.26%) Unit Testing
5 2 (4.26%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (2.13%) Manual Testing
6 1 (2.13%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (51.06%) SQL
2 19 (40.43%) Perl
3 12 (25.53%) PHP
3 12 (25.53%) Java
3 12 (25.53%) Tcl
4 10 (21.28%) PL/SQL
5 4 (8.51%) Shell Script
6 3 (6.38%) C#
7 2 (4.26%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.13%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.13%) Python
8 1 (2.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.38%) Degree
2 2 (4.26%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.51%) QA
2 2 (4.26%) SLA
2 2 (4.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (6.38%) Oracle RAC
1 3 (6.38%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.13%) Novell eDirectory
Systems Management
1 8 (17.02%) OpenSSO
2 1 (2.13%) SCCM
2 1 (2.13%) SCOM
2 1 (2.13%) OpenView
Vendors
1 9 (19.15%) Microsoft
2 8 (17.02%) Sun
3 7 (14.89%) Atlassian
4 4 (8.51%) HP
5 2 (4.26%) SAP
5 2 (4.26%) Cisco
5 2 (4.26%) Citrix
5 2 (4.26%) BMC
5 2 (4.26%) Cognos
5 2 (4.26%) VMware
5 2 (4.26%) Remedy
6 1 (2.13%) webMethods
6 1 (2.13%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.13%) Adobe
6 1 (2.13%) Sybase
6 1 (2.13%) Business Objects
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