The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Cambridge region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 15 6 17
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +11
Contract jobs citing Oracle 33 50 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 9.04% 12.95% 8.79%
As % of the Vendors category 19.64% 26.18% 22.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 18 23
Average daily rate £400 £300 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £418 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £378
% change year-on-year
- -0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £26.28
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +23.66%
Vendors Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
168 191 183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 46.03% 49.48% 38.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 65 88
Average daily rate £375 £300 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £419 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 28 28
Average hourly rate £42.50 £20.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+112.50% -42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £12.50 £11.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
Oracle
Cambridgeshire

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 18 April 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 18 April 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 29 (51.79%) SQL
2 26 (46.43%) Linux
3 21 (37.50%) Finance
4 18 (32.14%) Java
5 17 (30.36%) Perl
5 17 (30.36%) OO
6 15 (26.79%) SQL Server
6 15 (26.79%) UNIX
7 14 (25.00%) J2EE
7 14 (25.00%) Apache
8 13 (23.21%) Microsoft
8 13 (23.21%) Windows
9 12 (21.43%) PHP
10 11 (19.64%) Sybase
10 11 (19.64%) Solaris
10 11 (19.64%) Tomcat
10 11 (19.64%) Sun
11 9 (16.07%) J2SE
11 9 (16.07%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (14.29%) Multithreading
12 8 (14.29%) Oracle Linux
12 8 (14.29%) CGI
12 8 (14.29%) Active Directory
12 8 (14.29%) UML
13 7 (12.50%) HTML
13 7 (12.50%) OOA/OOD
13 7 (12.50%) Tcl
13 7 (12.50%) Clustering
13 7 (12.50%) Performance Testing
13 7 (12.50%) Load Balancing

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 14 (25.00%) Apache
2 11 (19.64%) Tomcat
3 6 (10.71%) MS Exchange
4 5 (8.93%) WebLogic
5 3 (5.36%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (3.57%) WebSphere
6 2 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (3.57%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 5 (8.93%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (5.36%) Oracle CRM
3 2 (3.57%) SAP ERP
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) SaaS
1 2 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.93%) Internet
2 4 (7.14%) DHCP
2 4 (7.14%) DNS
3 3 (5.36%) SMTP
4 2 (3.57%) HTTP
5 1 (1.79%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (26.79%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.71%) Oracle Database
2 6 (10.71%) MySQL
3 4 (7.14%) EDMS
4 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.79%) Cognos Powerplay
5 1 (1.79%) SQLPlus
5 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 6 (10.71%) Git (software)
2 4 (7.14%) Subversion
3 3 (5.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (1.79%) JUnit
4 1 (1.79%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.79%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.79%) IntelliJ
4 1 (1.79%) WinRunner
4 1 (1.79%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.79%) JMeter
4 1 (1.79%) Robotium
4 1 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.79%) Selenium
4 1 (1.79%) JIRA
General
1 21 (37.50%) Finance
2 3 (5.36%) Advertising
2 3 (5.36%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.57%) Banking
4 1 (1.79%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.79%) Legal
4 1 (1.79%) Marketing
4 1 (1.79%) Billing
Job Titles
1 21 (37.50%) Developer
2 11 (19.64%) Architect
3 7 (12.50%) Java Architect
4 6 (10.71%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (10.71%) Analyst
5 4 (7.14%) Java Developer
5 4 (7.14%) Technical Architect
5 4 (7.14%) Consultant
5 4 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (7.14%) Applications Specialist
5 4 (7.14%) Graduate
6 3 (5.36%) Web Developer
6 3 (5.36%) Programmer
6 3 (5.36%) Administrator
6 3 (5.36%) Java/J2EE Architect
6 3 (5.36%) PHP Developer
7 2 (3.57%) Java Technical Architect
7 2 (3.57%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (3.57%) Java Programmer
7 2 (3.57%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (25.00%) J2EE
2 9 (16.07%) J2SE
3 8 (14.29%) CGI
4 7 (12.50%) HTML
4 7 (12.50%) Ajax
5 4 (7.14%) .NET
6 3 (5.36%) CSS
6 3 (5.36%) Web Services
6 3 (5.36%) XML
6 3 (5.36%) CSS3
6 3 (5.36%) OpenID
6 3 (5.36%) HTML5
6 3 (5.36%) OAuth
6 3 (5.36%) jQuery
7 2 (3.57%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (3.57%) Middleware
8 1 (1.79%) SOAP
8 1 (1.79%) ASP.NET
8 1 (1.79%) WinForms
8 1 (1.79%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.50%) Clustering
2 5 (8.93%) Open Source
3 4 (7.14%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.36%) Client/Server
4 3 (5.36%) PKI
5 2 (3.57%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.79%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.79%) Smartcard
6 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 26 (46.43%) Linux
2 15 (26.79%) UNIX
3 13 (23.21%) Windows
4 11 (19.64%) Solaris
5 8 (14.29%) Oracle Linux
6 5 (8.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (5.36%) Windows XP
7 3 (5.36%) CentOS
8 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (3.57%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.79%) HPUX
9 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.79%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (30.36%) OO
2 9 (16.07%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (14.29%) Multithreading
3 8 (14.29%) UML
4 7 (12.50%) OOA/OOD
4 7 (12.50%) Performance Testing
4 7 (12.50%) Load Balancing
5 6 (10.71%) OOP
5 6 (10.71%) ITIL
6 5 (8.93%) ERP
6 5 (8.93%) CRM
6 5 (8.93%) Scrum
6 5 (8.93%) Enterprise Architecture
6 5 (8.93%) TDD
6 5 (8.93%) Unit Testing
7 4 (7.14%) Document Management
7 4 (7.14%) Software Engineering
7 4 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (7.14%) Data Modelling
8 3 (5.36%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 29 (51.79%) SQL
2 18 (32.14%) Java
3 17 (30.36%) Perl
4 12 (21.43%) PHP
5 7 (12.50%) Tcl
6 5 (8.93%) JavaScript
6 5 (8.93%) C#
6 5 (8.93%) PHP5
7 4 (7.14%) PL/SQL
8 2 (3.57%) T-SQL
8 2 (3.57%) VBScript
8 2 (3.57%) VBA
9 1 (1.79%) COBOL
9 1 (1.79%) Python
9 1 (1.79%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.79%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.79%) Ruby
9 1 (1.79%) LINC
9 1 (1.79%) Korn
9 1 (1.79%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 3 (5.36%) RHCE
1 3 (5.36%) Degree
2 2 (3.57%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (1.79%) CISSP
3 1 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.79%) OCP
3 1 (1.79%) CCNP
3 1 (1.79%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) QA
System Software
1 8 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.36%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (3.57%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 2 (3.57%) vSphere
3 2 (3.57%) XenApp
3 2 (3.57%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.79%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (7.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (5.36%) OpenSSO
2 3 (5.36%) SCOM
3 2 (3.57%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (3.57%) WSUS
3 2 (3.57%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (3.57%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.79%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (1.79%) Data Guard
4 1 (1.79%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (23.21%) Microsoft
2 11 (19.64%) Sybase
2 11 (19.64%) Sun
3 6 (10.71%) Red Hat
4 5 (8.93%) Atlassian
5 4 (7.14%) Cognos
5 4 (7.14%) SAP
6 3 (5.36%) VMware
7 2 (3.57%) Marketo
7 2 (3.57%) Perforce
7 2 (3.57%) webMethods
7 2 (3.57%) Symantec
7 2 (3.57%) EMC
7 2 (3.57%) Citrix
8 1 (1.79%) Unisys
8 1 (1.79%) Hyperion
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