The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 12 7 6
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Contract jobs citing Oracle 11 29 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 10.48% 15.76% 20.94%
As % of the Vendors category 19.64% 42.65% 50.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 15 44
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £376 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £695 £590 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £372 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.52% -0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.63 £31.20 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+20.59% -8.23%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

Vendors Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
56 68 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 53.33% 36.96% 41.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 41 90
Average daily rate £450 £500 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £345 £362
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £590 £593
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -13.15%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Oracle across the Canary Wharf region.

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Oracle
Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Oracle Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

Oracle
Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Oracle across the Canary Wharf region.

Oracle Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 16 (72.73%) Java
2 14 (63.64%) Oracle Database
3 12 (54.55%) SQL
4 11 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 9 (40.91%) PL/SQL
6 8 (36.36%) WebLogic
6 8 (36.36%) Linux
6 8 (36.36%) Migration
7 7 (31.82%) Finance
7 7 (31.82%) XML
8 6 (27.27%) Oracle Database 10g
8 6 (27.27%) Degree
9 5 (22.73%) Telecoms
9 5 (22.73%) Maven
9 5 (22.73%) JDeveloper
9 5 (22.73%) Web Services
9 5 (22.73%) UNIX
10 4 (18.18%) XSL
10 4 (18.18%) OO
10 4 (18.18%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (18.18%) J2EE
10 4 (18.18%) Sybase
10 4 (18.18%) T-SQL
10 4 (18.18%) JMS
10 4 (18.18%) Spring
10 4 (18.18%) Oracle Coherence
10 4 (18.18%) Unit Testing
10 4 (18.18%) Relational Database
11 3 (13.64%) JIRA
11 3 (13.64%) Scrum

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 (36.36%) WebLogic
2 4 (18.18%) Oracle Coherence
3 3 (13.64%) Tomcat
3 3 (13.64%) IIS
4 1 (4.55%) TIBCO EMS
4 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.55%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) HTTP
1 1 (4.55%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (63.64%) Oracle Database
2 11 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (27.27%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (18.18%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (18.18%) Relational Database
5 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
5 3 (13.64%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (9.09%) RDBMS
6 2 (9.09%) SQLBase
6 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (4.55%) InterSystems Cache
7 1 (4.55%) SQL Navigator
7 1 (4.55%) FileMaker
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Maven
1 5 (22.73%) JDeveloper
2 3 (13.64%) JIRA
2 3 (13.64%) ClearQuest
3 2 (9.09%) ClearCase
3 2 (9.09%) Subversion
3 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.55%) Rational Rose
4 1 (4.55%) Toad
4 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
4 1 (4.55%) JUnit
General
1 7 (31.82%) Finance
2 5 (22.73%) Telecoms
3 3 (13.64%) Banking
4 1 (4.55%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 16 (72.73%) Developer
2 11 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Architect
4 3 (13.64%) Data Architect
5 2 (9.09%) VB Developer
5 2 (9.09%) ASP Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Data Migration Specialist
5 2 (9.09%) DBA
5 2 (9.09%) Administrator
5 2 (9.09%) Oracle DBA
6 1 (4.55%) Oracle Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Java Swing Developer
6 1 (4.55%) FileMaker Developer
6 1 (4.55%) SOA Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Java Architect
6 1 (4.55%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Web Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Leader
6 1 (4.55%) Java Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (31.82%) XML
2 5 (22.73%) Web Services
3 4 (18.18%) XSL
3 4 (18.18%) J2EE
3 4 (18.18%) JMS
3 4 (18.18%) Spring
4 3 (13.64%) HTML
4 3 (13.64%) ActiveX
4 3 (13.64%) SOAP
5 2 (9.09%) EJB
5 2 (9.09%) CSS
5 2 (9.09%) JSP
5 2 (9.09%) XSD
5 2 (9.09%) .NET
5 2 (9.09%) JTA
5 2 (9.09%) Java EE
5 2 (9.09%) JPA
5 2 (9.09%) HTML5
5 2 (9.09%) REST
6 1 (4.55%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Data Structures
2 1 (4.55%) Data Conversion
2 1 (4.55%) Fixed Income
2 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Linux
2 5 (22.73%) UNIX
3 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
3 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Migration
2 4 (18.18%) OO
2 4 (18.18%) Unit Testing
3 3 (13.64%) Scrum
3 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (13.64%) OOP
4 2 (9.09%) ITIL
4 2 (9.09%) UML
4 2 (9.09%) SOA
4 2 (9.09%) TDD
4 2 (9.09%) Pair Programming
4 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
4 2 (9.09%) Project Management
4 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (9.09%) Multithreading
4 2 (9.09%) Data Migration
4 2 (9.09%) BDD
4 2 (9.09%) Static Code Analysis
4 2 (9.09%) Quantitative Investing
5 1 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 16 (72.73%) Java
2 12 (54.55%) SQL
3 9 (40.91%) PL/SQL
4 4 (18.18%) T-SQL
5 3 (13.64%) VB6
5 3 (13.64%) Shell Script
5 3 (13.64%) VBScript
5 3 (13.64%) VB
5 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
6 2 (9.09%) Korn
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
1 1 (4.55%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Sybase
2 3 (13.64%) IBM
3 2 (9.09%) Remedy
3 2 (9.09%) TIBCO
3 2 (9.09%) NetApp
4 1 (4.55%) Perforce
4 1 (4.55%) Cognos
4 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.55%) HP
4 1 (4.55%) Informatica