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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 16 9 13
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Contract jobs citing Oracle 50 50 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 9.98% 10.62% 7.16%
As % of the Vendors category 22.22% 24.63% 14.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 30 15
Average daily rate
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£350 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £480 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £393 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.27% +4.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £37.50 £33.30
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +12.61%
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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
225 203 181
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 44.91% 43.10% 48.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 133 76
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £163 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £483 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 21 23
Average hourly rate £20.50 £27.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.45% +37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.70 £21.00 £10.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £27.50 £47.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.48
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.16%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 35 (49.30%) SQL
2 24 (33.80%) SQL Server
3 20 (28.17%) Java
4 18 (25.35%) ERP
5 17 (23.94%) Finance
5 17 (23.94%) Linux
6 15 (21.13%) SAP
7 14 (19.72%) XML
7 14 (19.72%) Windows
7 14 (19.72%) ITIL
7 14 (19.72%) JavaScript
7 14 (19.72%) Oracle EBS
8 13 (18.31%) Oracle Reports
9 12 (16.90%) Microsoft
10 11 (15.49%) Active Directory
10 11 (15.49%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (15.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 10 (14.08%) Oracle ERP
12 9 (12.68%) MVC
12 9 (12.68%) PL/SQL
12 9 (12.68%) Spring
12 9 (12.68%) VMware
13 8 (11.27%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (11.27%) Software Engineering
13 8 (11.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 8 (11.27%) Oracle Database
13 8 (11.27%) Relational Database
13 8 (11.27%) HTML
13 8 (11.27%) Oracle Forms
13 8 (11.27%) Servlets

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 8 (11.27%) MS Exchange
2 7 (9.86%) SharePoint
2 7 (9.86%) WebSphere
3 6 (8.45%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (7.04%) Tomcat
5 4 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (4.23%) IIS
6 3 (4.23%) JBoss
7 2 (2.82%) Apache
7 2 (2.82%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 2 (2.82%) Apache Solr
8 1 (1.41%) Confluence
8 1 (1.41%) Documentum
8 1 (1.41%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (9.86%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.45%) MS Visio
3 5 (7.04%) MS Office
4 1 (1.41%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (19.72%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (14.08%) Oracle ERP
3 3 (4.23%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (1.41%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (1.41%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (1.41%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (1.41%) SAP ERP
4 1 (1.41%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.82%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.82%) GitHub
2 1 (1.41%) Rackspace Cloud
2 1 (1.41%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.27%) Firewall
2 5 (7.04%) DHCP
2 5 (7.04%) DNS
3 4 (5.63%) SAN
3 4 (5.63%) HTTP
3 4 (5.63%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (5.63%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 3 (4.23%) LDAP
5 2 (2.82%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.82%) Internet
5 2 (2.82%) AMQP
6 1 (1.41%) LAN
6 1 (1.41%) WAN
6 1 (1.41%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (33.80%) SQL Server
2 13 (18.31%) Oracle Reports
3 11 (15.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (11.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (11.27%) Oracle Database
4 8 (11.27%) Relational Database
5 6 (8.45%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (8.45%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (8.45%) RDBMS
5 6 (8.45%) MySQL
5 6 (8.45%) FileMaker
6 5 (7.04%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (7.04%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (5.63%) MongoDB
7 4 (5.63%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (5.63%) EDRMS
8 3 (4.23%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (2.82%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (1.41%) Oracle9i Database
10 1 (1.41%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 8 (11.27%) Oracle Forms
2 7 (9.86%) JIRA
3 4 (5.63%) Eclipse
4 3 (4.23%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (1.41%) IntelliJ
6 1 (1.41%) Git (software)
General
1 17 (23.94%) Finance
2 2 (2.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (38.03%) Developer
2 18 (25.35%) Analyst
3 9 (12.68%) Java Developer
4 7 (9.86%) Data Analyst
5 5 (7.04%) Architect
5 5 (7.04%) Business Analyst
5 5 (7.04%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (7.04%) Applications Developer
5 5 (7.04%) Database Developer
6 4 (5.63%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 4 (5.63%) Implementation Engineer
6 4 (5.63%) Software Engineer
7 3 (4.23%) Web Developer
7 3 (4.23%) Business Developer
8 2 (2.82%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 2 (2.82%) Administrator
8 2 (2.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (2.82%) Server Engineer
8 2 (2.82%) Web Applications Developer
8 2 (2.82%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (19.72%) XML
2 9 (12.68%) Spring
3 8 (11.27%) Servlets
3 8 (11.27%) HTML
4 7 (9.86%) .NET
5 6 (8.45%) J2EE
5 6 (8.45%) CSS
5 6 (8.45%) JPA
5 6 (8.45%) Web Services
6 5 (7.04%) SOAP
6 5 (7.04%) Middleware
7 4 (5.63%) Hibernate
7 4 (5.63%) jQuery
7 4 (5.63%) Ajax
7 4 (5.63%) Java EE
7 4 (5.63%) Spring MVC
7 4 (5.63%) Struts
7 4 (5.63%) ODBC
7 4 (5.63%) JSP
7 4 (5.63%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.04%) Data Structures
2 4 (5.63%) Life Science
2 4 (5.63%) Management Information System
2 4 (5.63%) CLARiiON
2 4 (5.63%) Clustering
2 4 (5.63%) Biology
3 2 (2.82%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.82%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.82%) N-Tier
3 2 (2.82%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.41%) Data Extraction
4 1 (1.41%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.41%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.41%) LIMS
4 1 (1.41%) CCTV
4 1 (1.41%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 17 (23.94%) Linux
2 14 (19.72%) Windows
3 7 (9.86%) UNIX
4 4 (5.63%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (5.63%) Debian
5 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.82%) Mac OS
5 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.41%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (25.35%) ERP
2 14 (19.72%) ITIL
3 11 (15.49%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (12.68%) MVC
5 8 (11.27%) Change Management
5 8 (11.27%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (11.27%) Software Engineering
6 6 (8.45%) Data Analysis
6 6 (8.45%) ETL
6 6 (8.45%) PRINCE2
6 6 (8.45%) Reverse Engineering
7 5 (7.04%) Project Management
7 5 (7.04%) Service Delivery
7 5 (7.04%) Bioinformatics
7 5 (7.04%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (5.63%) Quality Management
8 4 (5.63%) E-Commerce
8 4 (5.63%) Analytics
8 4 (5.63%) Document Management
9 3 (4.23%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 35 (49.30%) SQL
2 20 (28.17%) Java
3 14 (19.72%) JavaScript
4 9 (12.68%) PL/SQL
5 7 (9.86%) T-SQL
6 5 (7.04%) C++
6 5 (7.04%) Python
7 4 (5.63%) Perl
8 3 (4.23%) C
8 3 (4.23%) C#
8 3 (4.23%) VBScript
9 2 (2.82%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (8.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (5.63%) CCNA
2 4 (5.63%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (5.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (4.23%) Degree
4 2 (2.82%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.82%) Postgraduate
5 1 (1.41%) MCSE
5 1 (1.41%) MCSA
5 1 (1.41%) MCDBA
5 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.82%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (15.49%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.63%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (5.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.63%) vSphere
2 4 (5.63%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (2.82%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 3 (4.23%) HP SiteScope
2 2 (2.82%) MOM
Vendors
1 15 (21.13%) SAP
2 12 (16.90%) Microsoft
3 9 (12.68%) VMware
4 5 (7.04%) Citrix
4 5 (7.04%) Cisco
5 4 (5.63%) HP
5 4 (5.63%) EMC
5 4 (5.63%) Red Hat
5 4 (5.63%) CheckPoint
5 4 (5.63%) Intershop
5 4 (5.63%) hybris
5 4 (5.63%) F5
5 4 (5.63%) Demandware
6 3 (4.23%) 3PAR
6 3 (4.23%) Dell Compellent
6 3 (4.23%) Dell
7 2 (2.82%) Cognos
7 2 (2.82%) Sitecore
7 2 (2.82%) Terracotta
7 2 (2.82%) WorldPay