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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle
Rank 9 15 10
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Contract jobs citing Oracle 31 42 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 10.10% 8.77% 11.81%
As % of the Vendors category 23.85% 21.00% 25.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 24 32
Median daily rate £505 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.42% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £305 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £650 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
130 200 203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 42.35% 41.75% 46.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 130 105
Median daily rate £400 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £250 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £650 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 45
Median hourly rate £17.25 £20.88 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.36% -24.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £17.19 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £60.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £17.89 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+0.64% -0.63%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge region citing Oracle as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 September 2016.

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 28 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 36 (46.75%) SQL
2 30 (38.96%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (31.17%) ITIL
4 21 (27.27%) Windows
5 20 (25.97%) PL/SQL
5 20 (25.97%) Oracle Database
6 19 (24.68%) Microsoft
7 18 (23.38%) Linux
7 18 (23.38%) Unix
7 18 (23.38%) SAP
8 17 (22.08%) Oracle Database 11g
9 16 (20.78%) ERP
10 14 (18.18%) SOA
10 14 (18.18%) DNS
10 14 (18.18%) HP
10 14 (18.18%) SQL Server
10 14 (18.18%) Shell Script
11 13 (16.88%) Red Hat
11 13 (16.88%) Finance
11 13 (16.88%) Active Directory
11 13 (16.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 13 (16.88%) Puppet
11 13 (16.88%) SDLC
11 13 (16.88%) Virtual Environments
12 12 (15.58%) Kalman Filter
12 12 (15.58%) iptables
12 12 (15.58%) High Availability
12 12 (15.58%) Open Source
12 12 (15.58%) OSSEC
12 12 (15.58%) CRM

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (6.49%) Tomcat
2 4 (5.19%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (5.19%) WebSphere
3 3 (3.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (3.90%) IIS
3 3 (3.90%) MS Exchange
3 3 (3.90%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.90%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (3.90%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (2.60%) NetWeaver
5 1 (1.30%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.30%) Smallworld
Applications
1 4 (5.19%) MS Office
2 3 (3.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (12.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (7.79%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (6.49%) BigMachines
4 3 (3.90%) SAP ERP
5 2 (2.60%) BASE24
5 2 (2.60%) Oracle CRM
5 2 (2.60%) Oracle Payroll
5 2 (2.60%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (1.30%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (1.30%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (1.30%) SAP MDM
6 1 (1.30%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 11 (14.29%) SaaS
2 3 (3.90%) Office 365
3 1 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.30%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.30%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (18.18%) DNS
2 11 (14.29%) SAN
3 10 (12.99%) Firewall
4 4 (5.19%) SSL
5 3 (3.90%) DHCP
5 3 (3.90%) LAN
5 3 (3.90%) WAN
6 1 (1.30%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (25.97%) Oracle Database
2 17 (22.08%) Oracle Database 11g
3 14 (18.18%) SQL Server
4 10 (12.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (12.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (9.09%) MySQL
5 7 (9.09%) SAP HANA
5 7 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (7.79%) Relational Database
7 4 (5.19%) Big Data
7 4 (5.19%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (5.19%) Oracle ODI
7 4 (5.19%) RDBMS
8 3 (3.90%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (3.90%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (3.90%) QlikView
8 3 (3.90%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (2.60%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (1.30%) DTS
Development Applications
1 11 (14.29%) JIRA
2 4 (5.19%) Visual Studio
3 3 (3.90%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.90%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (2.60%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.60%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.30%) ClearQuest
5 1 (1.30%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.30%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (1.30%) Selenium
5 1 (1.30%) Subversion
General
1 13 (16.88%) Finance
2 7 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
3 6 (7.79%) Marketing
4 5 (6.49%) Billing
5 2 (2.60%) Banking
5 2 (2.60%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.30%) Swedish Language
6 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (28.57%) Architect
2 13 (16.88%) Developer
3 12 (15.58%) Solutions Architect
4 11 (14.29%) Administrator
5 10 (12.99%) Systems Administrator
5 10 (12.99%) Technical Architect
6 9 (11.69%) Oracle Architect
6 9 (11.69%) Oracle Technical Architect
7 8 (10.39%) Analyst
8 7 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
9 6 (7.79%) Consultant
9 6 (7.79%) CRM Architect
9 6 (7.79%) CRM Solutions Architect
9 6 (7.79%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 5 (6.49%) .NET Developer
10 5 (6.49%) Unix Administrator
10 5 (6.49%) Unix Systems Administrator
11 4 (5.19%) Python Software Engineer
11 4 (5.19%) Software Engineer
11 4 (5.19%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (14.29%) Middleware
2 9 (11.69%) RESTful
3 7 (9.09%) .NET
4 6 (7.79%) AngularJS
5 5 (6.49%) ASP.NET
5 5 (6.49%) HTML
5 5 (6.49%) HTML5
5 5 (6.49%) REST
5 5 (6.49%) Spring
6 4 (5.19%) .NET Framework
6 4 (5.19%) Angular 2
6 4 (5.19%) CSS
7 3 (3.90%) Spring Boot
8 1 (1.30%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (1.30%) jQuery
8 1 (1.30%) JSF
8 1 (1.30%) MyBatis
8 1 (1.30%) Node.js
8 1 (1.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (1.30%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.99%) Mainframe
2 9 (11.69%) Data Centre
3 5 (6.49%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.19%) Biology
4 4 (5.19%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (3.90%) Algorithms
6 2 (2.60%) CCTV
6 2 (2.60%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.30%) Clustering
7 1 (1.30%) Data Extraction
7 1 (1.30%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.30%) Life Science
7 1 (1.30%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 21 (27.27%) Windows
2 18 (23.38%) Linux
2 18 (23.38%) Unix
3 13 (16.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (15.58%) Solaris
5 5 (6.49%) Windows 7
6 3 (3.90%) Mac OS
6 3 (3.90%) Windows 8
6 3 (3.90%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (3.90%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.60%) Windows Server
8 1 (1.30%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (38.96%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (31.17%) ITIL
3 16 (20.78%) ERP
4 14 (18.18%) SOA
5 13 (16.88%) SDLC
5 13 (16.88%) Virtual Environments
6 12 (15.58%) CRM
6 12 (15.58%) Disaster Recovery
6 12 (15.58%) High Availability
6 12 (15.58%) Kalman Filter
6 12 (15.58%) Open Source
7 11 (14.29%) Load Balancing
7 11 (14.29%) Scrum
8 10 (12.99%) Capacity Planning
8 10 (12.99%) Change Control
8 10 (12.99%) Configuration Management
8 10 (12.99%) Incident Management
8 10 (12.99%) Performance Tuning
9 8 (10.39%) Risk Management
10 7 (9.09%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 36 (46.75%) SQL
2 20 (25.97%) PL/SQL
3 14 (18.18%) Shell Script
4 10 (12.99%) Java
5 8 (10.39%) C#
5 8 (10.39%) T-SQL
6 6 (7.79%) JavaScript
6 6 (7.79%) Python
7 4 (5.19%) C
7 4 (5.19%) PowerShell
7 4 (5.19%) TypeScript
8 3 (3.90%) C++
8 3 (3.90%) Perl
8 3 (3.90%) PHP
8 3 (3.90%) VBScript
9 2 (2.60%) Ruby
10 1 (1.30%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.30%) Magik
Qualifications
1 9 (11.69%) Degree
2 4 (5.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.90%) CCNA
3 3 (3.90%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (3.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (3.90%) MCSA
3 3 (3.90%) Postgraduate
4 1 (1.30%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.30%) MCDBA
4 1 (1.30%) MCSE
4 1 (1.30%) OCP
4 1 (1.30%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.49%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.60%) SLA
3 1 (1.30%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.30%) QA
System Software
1 13 (16.88%) Active Directory
2 12 (15.58%) iptables
3 10 (12.99%) Postfix
3 10 (12.99%) Sendmail
3 10 (12.99%) Virtual Machines
3 10 (12.99%) vSphere
4 4 (5.19%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (16.88%) Puppet
2 12 (15.58%) OSSEC
3 11 (14.29%) Nagios
4 10 (12.99%) Cobbler
4 10 (12.99%) Oracle Identity Management
5 3 (3.90%) SCCM
6 2 (2.60%) Control-M
6 2 (2.60%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (1.30%) Data Guard
7 1 (1.30%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 1 (1.30%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 19 (24.68%) Microsoft
2 18 (23.38%) SAP
3 14 (18.18%) HP
4 13 (16.88%) Red Hat
5 11 (14.29%) EMC
5 11 (14.29%) LogRhythm
5 11 (14.29%) SolarWinds
5 11 (14.29%) Splunk
5 11 (14.29%) TippingPoint
6 10 (12.99%) ServiceNow
7 6 (7.79%) webMethods
8 5 (6.49%) Cisco
9 4 (5.19%) VMware
10 3 (3.90%) Citrix
10 3 (3.90%) Cognos
11 2 (2.60%) Ariba
11 2 (2.60%) BMC
11 2 (2.60%) Remedy
12 1 (1.30%) Google
12 1 (1.30%) Salesforce.com