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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 9 13 17
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +4
Contract jobs citing Oracle 53 32 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 11.78% 8.60% 9.22%
As % of the Vendors category 25.48% 18.29% 23.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 17 13
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£400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £273 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £515 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £389 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £35.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.76%
Oracle
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
208 175 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 46.22% 47.04% 38.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 79 67
Average daily rate £350 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £188 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £515 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 14 23
Average hourly rate £27.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £11.20 £13.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £45.60 £38.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.97 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-0.18% +2.70%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 50 (50.00%) Perl
2 38 (38.00%) SQL
3 33 (33.00%) Linux
4 32 (32.00%) PHP
4 32 (32.00%) Tcl
5 31 (31.00%) Open Source
6 28 (28.00%) Microsoft
7 27 (27.00%) Java
7 27 (27.00%) jQuery
8 26 (26.00%) Finance
9 25 (25.00%) HTML
10 24 (24.00%) CSS
11 23 (23.00%) J2EE
11 23 (23.00%) OpenID
11 23 (23.00%) OpenSSO
11 23 (23.00%) HTML5
11 23 (23.00%) OAuth
11 23 (23.00%) CSS3
12 21 (21.00%) MS Exchange
13 20 (20.00%) WebLogic
13 20 (20.00%) UNIX
13 20 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
14 19 (19.00%) Tomcat
14 19 (19.00%) J2SE
14 19 (19.00%) SMTP
15 18 (18.00%) Sun
15 18 (18.00%) OO
15 18 (18.00%) UML
15 18 (18.00%) Solaris
15 18 (18.00%) Oracle Linux

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 21 (21.00%) MS Exchange
2 20 (20.00%) WebLogic
3 19 (19.00%) Tomcat
4 14 (14.00%) Apache
5 5 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (4.00%) WebSphere
7 3 (3.00%) SharePoint
8 2 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (1.00%) Content Management Server
9 1 (1.00%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (1.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (3.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.00%) MS Office
3 1 (1.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (12.00%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (6.00%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (4.00%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (2.00%) Oracle CRM
4 2 (2.00%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (1.00%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (1.00%) Agresso
5 1 (1.00%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (1.00%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (1.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (19.00%) SMTP
2 5 (5.00%) Internet
2 5 (5.00%) DNS
2 5 (5.00%) DHCP
3 3 (3.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.00%) Oracle Database
2 9 (9.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (7.00%) Relational Database
4 6 (6.00%) Oracle Exadata
4 6 (6.00%) RDBMS
5 4 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (4.00%) MySQL
6 3 (3.00%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (2.00%) Big Data
7 2 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (1.00%) Oracle Discoverer
8 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 17 (17.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (6.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (6.00%) Maven
3 5 (5.00%) Oracle Forms
3 5 (5.00%) Selenium
4 4 (4.00%) Subversion
5 2 (2.00%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (2.00%) JUnit
5 2 (2.00%) JMeter
6 1 (1.00%) Bugzilla
6 1 (1.00%) WinRunner
6 1 (1.00%) LoadRunner
6 1 (1.00%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.00%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.00%) IntelliJ
6 1 (1.00%) Toad
6 1 (1.00%) JIRA
6 1 (1.00%) Robotium
General
1 26 (26.00%) Finance
2 6 (6.00%) Advertising
3 4 (4.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.00%) Banking
5 2 (2.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 49 (49.00%) Developer
2 16 (16.00%) Architect
3 13 (13.00%) Web Developer
4 10 (10.00%) Java Developer
4 10 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
5 9 (9.00%) Java Architect
6 7 (7.00%) Principal Engineer
6 7 (7.00%) Design Engineer
7 6 (6.00%) Consultant
8 5 (5.00%) Analyst
8 5 (5.00%) Java/J2EE Architect
9 4 (4.00%) PHP Developer
9 4 (4.00%) Technical Architect
9 4 (4.00%) Lead Developer
9 4 (4.00%) Administrator
10 3 (3.00%) Systems Administrator
10 3 (3.00%) DBA
10 3 (3.00%) Business Analyst
10 3 (3.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 2 (2.00%) Wintel Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (27.00%) jQuery
2 25 (25.00%) HTML
3 24 (24.00%) CSS
4 23 (23.00%) J2EE
4 23 (23.00%) OpenID
4 23 (23.00%) HTML5
4 23 (23.00%) OAuth
4 23 (23.00%) CSS3
5 19 (19.00%) J2SE
6 9 (9.00%) Web Services
7 6 (6.00%) .NET
7 6 (6.00%) CGI
8 5 (5.00%) Middleware
8 5 (5.00%) Spring
9 4 (4.00%) Hibernate
9 4 (4.00%) Dojo
10 3 (3.00%) LAMP
10 3 (3.00%) Oracle Fusion
10 3 (3.00%) Ajax
11 2 (2.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 31 (31.00%) Open Source
2 9 (9.00%) Clustering
3 5 (5.00%) Mathematics
3 5 (5.00%) CCTV
4 4 (4.00%) PKI
5 3 (3.00%) Client/Server
5 3 (3.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.00%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.00%) GIS
7 1 (1.00%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.00%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 33 (33.00%) Linux
2 20 (20.00%) UNIX
3 18 (18.00%) Solaris
3 18 (18.00%) Oracle Linux
4 11 (11.00%) Windows
5 6 (6.00%) Windows 7
6 5 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.00%) CentOS
8 1 (1.00%) HPUX
8 1 (1.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (18.00%) OO
2 18 (18.00%) UML
2 18 (18.00%) Multithreading
3 11 (11.00%) Scrum
3 11 (11.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 10 (10.00%) TDD
4 10 (10.00%) OOA/OOD
4 10 (10.00%) ERP
5 9 (9.00%) ITIL
5 9 (9.00%) Load Balancing
6 8 (8.00%) Capacity Planning
7 7 (7.00%) Performance Testing
8 6 (6.00%) Line Management
8 6 (6.00%) Service Management
9 5 (5.00%) Unit Testing
9 5 (5.00%) Test Strategy
10 3 (3.00%) Migration
10 3 (3.00%) MVC
10 3 (3.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 50 (50.00%) Perl
2 38 (38.00%) SQL
3 32 (32.00%) PHP
3 32 (32.00%) Tcl
4 27 (27.00%) Java
5 10 (10.00%) PL/SQL
6 4 (4.00%) T-SQL
7 3 (3.00%) C#
8 2 (2.00%) Python
8 2 (2.00%) C++
8 2 (2.00%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.00%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.00%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.00%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.00%) Groovy
9 1 (1.00%) Ruby
9 1 (1.00%) Korn
Qualifications
1 6 (6.00%) Degree
2 5 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.00%) OCP
3 2 (2.00%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (2.00%) RHCE
4 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.00%) MCDBA
4 1 (1.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.00%) SLA
2 2 (2.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (6.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (5.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.00%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (2.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 2 (2.00%) vSphere
4 2 (2.00%) XenApp
4 2 (2.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 23 (23.00%) OpenSSO
2 4 (4.00%) SCOM
2 4 (4.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (3.00%) EMC NetWorker
3 3 (3.00%) SCCM
4 2 (2.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (2.00%) Backup Exec
4 2 (2.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 28 (28.00%) Microsoft
2 18 (18.00%) Sun
3 16 (16.00%) Atlassian
4 8 (8.00%) HP
4 8 (8.00%) VMware
4 8 (8.00%) Citrix
5 7 (7.00%) Sybase
6 6 (6.00%) Cisco
6 6 (6.00%) BMC
6 6 (6.00%) Remedy
7 5 (5.00%) Red Hat
7 5 (5.00%) JBoss
8 4 (4.00%) EMC
8 4 (4.00%) SAP
9 3 (3.00%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (3.00%) webMethods
9 3 (3.00%) Adobe
10 2 (2.00%) Cognos
10 2 (2.00%) Symantec
11 1 (1.00%) Perforce
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