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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 9 16 22
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +6
Contract jobs citing Oracle 51 26 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 10.54% 7.05% 6.93%
As % of the Vendors category 24.06% 15.85% 18.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 17 16
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£400 £375 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £252 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £515 £431
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £35.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -1.51%
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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
212 164 175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 43.80% 44.44% 37.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 72 83
Average daily rate £350 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £188 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £516 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 16 26
Average hourly rate £27.50 £15.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.41% -31.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.60 £10.80 £12.14
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £39.50 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.48 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.59% +2.52%

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 27 August 2014.

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 27 August 2014, 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 52 (49.52%) Perl
2 43 (40.95%) SQL
3 38 (36.19%) Linux
4 36 (34.29%) PHP
5 33 (31.43%) Microsoft
6 32 (30.48%) Java
7 31 (29.52%) Tcl
8 30 (28.57%) Open Source
9 28 (26.67%) HTML
10 27 (25.71%) jQuery
11 26 (24.76%) Finance
12 24 (22.86%) CSS
13 23 (21.90%) J2EE
13 23 (21.90%) OO
13 23 (21.90%) MS Exchange
13 23 (21.90%) OpenID
13 23 (21.90%) OpenSSO
13 23 (21.90%) HTML5
13 23 (21.90%) OAuth
13 23 (21.90%) CSS3
14 22 (20.95%) Apache
15 20 (19.05%) WebLogic
15 20 (19.05%) UNIX
16 19 (18.10%) Tomcat
16 19 (18.10%) J2SE
16 19 (18.10%) SMTP
17 18 (17.14%) Sun
17 18 (17.14%) UML
17 18 (17.14%) Solaris
17 18 (17.14%) Oracle Linux

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 23 (21.90%) MS Exchange
2 22 (20.95%) Apache
3 20 (19.05%) WebLogic
4 19 (18.10%) Tomcat
5 4 (3.81%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (3.81%) WebSphere
5 4 (3.81%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (3.81%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.95%) Content Management Server
6 1 (0.95%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.95%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.95%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (1.90%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.95%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (11.43%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (4.76%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (3.81%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (1.90%) Oracle CRM
4 2 (1.90%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.95%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.95%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.95%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.95%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.95%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (18.10%) SMTP
2 9 (8.57%) DHCP
2 9 (8.57%) DNS
3 5 (4.76%) Internet
4 3 (2.86%) Network Security
5 2 (1.90%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (15.24%) Oracle Database
2 13 (12.38%) SQL Server
3 6 (5.71%) Relational Database
3 6 (5.71%) MySQL
4 5 (4.76%) RDBMS
4 5 (4.76%) Oracle Exadata
5 3 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.90%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.90%) Big Data
7 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.95%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 1 (0.95%) Cognos Transformer
7 1 (0.95%) Cognos Powerplay
7 1 (0.95%) Oracle Discoverer
7 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 17 (16.19%) Git (software)
2 6 (5.71%) Jenkins
2 6 (5.71%) Maven
3 5 (4.76%) Selenium
4 4 (3.81%) Subversion
4 4 (3.81%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (1.90%) JUnit
5 2 (1.90%) JMeter
6 1 (0.95%) Bugzilla
6 1 (0.95%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.95%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.95%) IntelliJ
6 1 (0.95%) Toad
6 1 (0.95%) WinRunner
6 1 (0.95%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.95%) JIRA
6 1 (0.95%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.95%) Robotium
General
1 26 (24.76%) Finance
2 6 (5.71%) Advertising
3 4 (3.81%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.86%) Banking
5 2 (1.90%) Billing
6 1 (0.95%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 52 (49.52%) Developer
2 16 (15.24%) Architect
3 12 (11.43%) Web Developer
4 10 (9.52%) Solutions Architect
4 10 (9.52%) Java Developer
5 9 (8.57%) Java Architect
6 8 (7.62%) Consultant
7 7 (6.67%) Design Engineer
7 7 (6.67%) PHP Developer
7 7 (6.67%) Principal Engineer
8 6 (5.71%) Analyst
8 6 (5.71%) Administrator
9 5 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
9 5 (4.76%) Java/J2EE Architect
10 4 (3.81%) Wintel Consultant
10 4 (3.81%) Lead Developer
10 4 (3.81%) Wintel Support
10 4 (3.81%) Technical Architect
10 4 (3.81%) Business Analyst
11 3 (2.86%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (26.67%) HTML
2 27 (25.71%) jQuery
3 24 (22.86%) CSS
4 23 (21.90%) J2EE
4 23 (21.90%) OAuth
4 23 (21.90%) OpenID
4 23 (21.90%) HTML5
4 23 (21.90%) CSS3
5 19 (18.10%) J2SE
6 9 (8.57%) Web Services
7 8 (7.62%) Ajax
8 6 (5.71%) CGI
8 6 (5.71%) .NET
9 5 (4.76%) Middleware
9 5 (4.76%) Spring
10 4 (3.81%) Dojo
10 4 (3.81%) Hibernate
11 3 (2.86%) SOAP
11 3 (2.86%) REST
11 3 (2.86%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 30 (28.57%) Open Source
2 9 (8.57%) Clustering
3 7 (6.67%) PKI
4 5 (4.76%) Mathematics
5 4 (3.81%) CCTV
5 4 (3.81%) Blackberry
6 3 (2.86%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.95%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.95%) GIS
7 1 (0.95%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.95%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 38 (36.19%) Linux
2 20 (19.05%) UNIX
3 18 (17.14%) Solaris
3 18 (17.14%) Oracle Linux
4 12 (11.43%) Windows
5 10 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (4.76%) Windows 7
6 5 (4.76%) CentOS
7 2 (1.90%) HPUX
8 1 (0.95%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (21.90%) OO
2 18 (17.14%) UML
2 18 (17.14%) Multithreading
3 12 (11.43%) ITIL
3 12 (11.43%) ERP
3 12 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (10.48%) Scrum
4 11 (10.48%) Enterprise Architecture
5 10 (9.52%) TDD
5 10 (9.52%) OOA/OOD
6 9 (8.57%) Load Balancing
7 8 (7.62%) Performance Testing
7 8 (7.62%) Capacity Planning
8 7 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (5.71%) OOP
9 6 (5.71%) Data Modelling
10 5 (4.76%) Service Management
10 5 (4.76%) Migration
10 5 (4.76%) Test Strategy
10 5 (4.76%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 52 (49.52%) Perl
2 43 (40.95%) SQL
3 36 (34.29%) PHP
4 32 (30.48%) Java
5 31 (29.52%) Tcl
6 8 (7.62%) PL/SQL
7 6 (5.71%) JavaScript
8 5 (4.76%) T-SQL
8 5 (4.76%) PHP5
9 4 (3.81%) C#
10 2 (1.90%) C++
10 2 (1.90%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.95%) Ruby
11 1 (0.95%) Korn
11 1 (0.95%) Groovy
11 1 (0.95%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.95%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.95%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (4.76%) RHCE
1 5 (4.76%) Degree
2 4 (3.81%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (2.86%) OCP
3 3 (2.86%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (1.90%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.90%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.95%) MCITP
5 1 (0.95%) MCDBA
5 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.76%) SLA
2 2 (1.90%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 6 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.76%) Oracle RMAN
4 4 (3.81%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 4 (3.81%) VMware ESX
4 4 (3.81%) XenApp
4 4 (3.81%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 23 (21.90%) OpenSSO
2 7 (6.67%) SCOM
3 6 (5.71%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 5 (4.76%) EMC NetWorker
5 4 (3.81%) Backup Exec
5 4 (3.81%) WSUS
5 4 (3.81%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 3 (2.86%) SCCM
Vendors
1 33 (31.43%) Microsoft
2 18 (17.14%) Sun
3 16 (15.24%) Atlassian
4 11 (10.48%) Red Hat
5 9 (8.57%) Citrix
5 9 (8.57%) VMware
6 8 (7.62%) SAP
7 7 (6.67%) Sybase
7 7 (6.67%) HP
8 6 (5.71%) EMC
9 5 (4.76%) Cisco
9 5 (4.76%) JBoss
9 5 (4.76%) BMC
9 5 (4.76%) Remedy
10 4 (3.81%) Symantec
11 3 (2.86%) webMethods
11 3 (2.86%) Adobe
12 2 (1.90%) Perforce
12 2 (1.90%) Salesforce.com
13 1 (0.95%) Hyperion
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