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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 19 9 14
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +5
Contract jobs citing Oracle 42 50 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 8.52% 10.55% 7.95%
As % of the Vendors category 21.11% 24.27% 16.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 35 18
Average daily rate
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£403 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £322 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £500 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £393 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £37.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +15.38%
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
199 206 171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 40.37% 43.46% 46.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 121 72
Average daily rate £410 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £150 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £500 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 41 15
Average hourly rate £20.88 £27.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.09% +57.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.08 £20.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.20 £30.00 £41.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.98 £19.30
% change year-on-year
-1.22% -1.64%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 39 (44.83%) SQL
2 28 (32.18%) SQL Server
3 26 (29.89%) Java
4 23 (26.44%) Finance
5 20 (22.99%) Linux
6 19 (21.84%) JavaScript
6 19 (21.84%) ERP
7 18 (20.69%) SAP
8 16 (18.39%) Windows
8 16 (18.39%) ITIL
9 15 (17.24%) Business Intelligence
9 15 (17.24%) Oracle EBS
9 15 (17.24%) Spring
10 14 (16.09%) Oracle Database
11 13 (14.94%) Microsoft
11 13 (14.94%) XML
11 13 (14.94%) HTML
11 13 (14.94%) Oracle Reports
12 12 (13.79%) MySQL
12 12 (13.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 12 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (12.64%) VMware
13 11 (12.64%) Software Engineering
13 11 (12.64%) SharePoint
13 11 (12.64%) Active Directory
14 10 (11.49%) MVC
14 10 (11.49%) PL/SQL
14 10 (11.49%) Oracle ERP
15 9 (10.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 9 (10.34%) JIRA

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 11 (12.64%) SharePoint
2 9 (10.34%) JBoss
3 8 (9.20%) BizTalk Server
3 8 (9.20%) MS Exchange
4 7 (8.05%) WebSphere
5 5 (5.75%) Tomcat
5 5 (5.75%) Node.js
6 4 (4.60%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (4.60%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (4.60%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (3.45%) IIS
8 2 (2.30%) Apache
8 2 (2.30%) Apache Solr
8 2 (2.30%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 1 (1.15%) Confluence
9 1 (1.15%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (8.05%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.90%) MS Visio
3 5 (5.75%) MS Office
4 1 (1.15%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 15 (17.24%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (11.49%) Oracle ERP
3 3 (3.45%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (2.30%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (1.15%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (1.15%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (1.15%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (1.15%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (1.15%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.30%) GitHub
3 1 (1.15%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.15%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.20%) Firewall
2 5 (5.75%) DHCP
2 5 (5.75%) DNS
3 4 (4.60%) SAN
3 4 (4.60%) HTTP
3 4 (4.60%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (4.60%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 3 (3.45%) LDAP
5 2 (2.30%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.30%) Internet
5 2 (2.30%) AMQP
6 1 (1.15%) LAN
6 1 (1.15%) WAN
6 1 (1.15%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (32.18%) SQL Server
2 14 (16.09%) Oracle Database
3 13 (14.94%) Oracle Reports
4 12 (13.79%) MySQL
4 12 (13.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (10.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (10.34%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (10.34%) Relational Database
6 8 (9.20%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (9.20%) Oracle Database 10g
7 6 (6.90%) FileMaker
7 6 (6.90%) RDBMS
7 6 (6.90%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (5.75%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (5.75%) MongoDB
8 5 (5.75%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (4.60%) EDRMS
10 2 (2.30%) Oracle Exadata
10 2 (2.30%) Oracle Database 12c
11 1 (1.15%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 9 (10.34%) Oracle Forms
1 9 (10.34%) JIRA
2 6 (6.90%) Git (software)
2 6 (6.90%) Eclipse
3 3 (3.45%) IntelliJ
3 3 (3.45%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (1.15%) Gradle
5 1 (1.15%) Maven
General
1 23 (26.44%) Finance
2 5 (5.75%) Retail
3 3 (3.45%) Banking
4 1 (1.15%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 37 (42.53%) Developer
2 18 (20.69%) Analyst
3 12 (13.79%) Java Developer
4 8 (9.20%) Solutions Architect
4 8 (9.20%) Architect
4 8 (9.20%) Web Developer
5 7 (8.05%) Data Analyst
6 6 (6.90%) Senior Developer
7 5 (5.75%) Software Engineer
7 5 (5.75%) Business Analyst
7 5 (5.75%) Applications Developer
7 5 (5.75%) Senior Web Developer
7 5 (5.75%) Database Developer
8 4 (4.60%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 4 (4.60%) Implementation Engineer
9 3 (3.45%) Senior Solutions Architect
9 3 (3.45%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 3 (3.45%) Senior Architect
9 3 (3.45%) Business Developer
10 2 (2.30%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (17.24%) Spring
2 13 (14.94%) HTML
2 13 (14.94%) XML
3 9 (10.34%) RESTful
4 8 (9.20%) Web Services
4 8 (9.20%) Servlets
4 8 (9.20%) Middleware
5 7 (8.05%) .NET
5 7 (8.05%) JPA
5 7 (8.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 6 (6.90%) CSS
6 6 (6.90%) jQuery
7 5 (5.75%) Hibernate
7 5 (5.75%) J2EE
7 5 (5.75%) SOAP
8 4 (4.60%) Struts
8 4 (4.60%) ODBC
8 4 (4.60%) JSP
8 4 (4.60%) Ajax
8 4 (4.60%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.05%) N-Tier
2 6 (6.90%) Data Structures
3 5 (5.75%) Data Centre
4 4 (4.60%) Biology
4 4 (4.60%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.60%) Life Science
4 4 (4.60%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.60%) CLARiiON
4 4 (4.60%) Clustering
5 3 (3.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (3.45%) SCADA
5 3 (3.45%) Social Media
5 3 (3.45%) Digital Media
5 3 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (3.45%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.30%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.30%) CCTV
7 1 (1.15%) Statistics
7 1 (1.15%) LIMS
7 1 (1.15%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 20 (22.99%) Linux
2 16 (18.39%) Windows
3 8 (9.20%) UNIX
4 4 (4.60%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (4.60%) Debian
5 2 (2.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.30%) Mac OS
5 2 (2.30%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.30%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (21.84%) ERP
2 16 (18.39%) ITIL
3 15 (17.24%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (12.64%) Software Engineering
6 10 (11.49%) MVC
7 9 (10.34%) Change Management
8 8 (9.20%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (8.05%) E-Commerce
9 7 (8.05%) Web Development
10 6 (6.90%) Reverse Engineering
10 6 (6.90%) PRINCE2
10 6 (6.90%) ETL
10 6 (6.90%) Project Management
10 6 (6.90%) Scrum
10 6 (6.90%) Data Analysis
11 5 (5.75%) Bioinformatics
11 5 (5.75%) Service Delivery
11 5 (5.75%) SOA
12 4 (4.60%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (44.83%) SQL
2 26 (29.89%) Java
3 19 (21.84%) JavaScript
4 10 (11.49%) PL/SQL
5 8 (9.20%) T-SQL
6 6 (6.90%) Python
7 5 (5.75%) C++
8 4 (4.60%) Perl
8 4 (4.60%) C
8 4 (4.60%) C#
9 3 (3.45%) VBScript
10 2 (2.30%) VBA
11 1 (1.15%) Groovy
11 1 (1.15%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (6.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 5 (5.75%) Degree
3 4 (4.60%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 4 (4.60%) CCNA
3 4 (4.60%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.30%) Postgraduate
6 1 (1.15%) MCSE
6 1 (1.15%) MCSA
6 1 (1.15%) MCDBA
6 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.15%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.45%) SLA
1 3 (3.45%) Solvency II
2 1 (1.15%) CDISC
System Software
1 11 (12.64%) Active Directory
2 6 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.60%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (4.60%) vSphere
3 4 (4.60%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (2.30%) Varnish
5 1 (1.15%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.15%) XenServer
5 1 (1.15%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (3.45%) MOM
1 3 (3.45%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 18 (20.69%) SAP
2 13 (14.94%) Microsoft
3 11 (12.64%) VMware
4 7 (8.05%) hybris
5 6 (6.90%) Sitecore
5 6 (6.90%) Citrix
5 6 (6.90%) Cisco
6 5 (5.75%) HP
6 5 (5.75%) WorldPay
7 4 (4.60%) F5
7 4 (4.60%) Demandware
7 4 (4.60%) EMC
7 4 (4.60%) Intershop
7 4 (4.60%) Red Hat
7 4 (4.60%) CheckPoint
8 3 (3.45%) Pega
8 3 (3.45%) Dell
8 3 (3.45%) Adobe
8 3 (3.45%) Guidewire
8 3 (3.45%) 3PAR