The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 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 Canary Wharf 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 8 15 11
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -4
Contract jobs citing Oracle 17 38 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 10.76% 10.38% 15.50%
As % of the Vendors category 31.48% 25.33% 31.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 30 38
Average daily rate £590 £600 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.66% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £500
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £678 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £28.00 - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.63 £32.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+21.92% +20.37%
Vendors Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
54 150 199
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 34.18% 40.98% 49.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 125 133
Average daily rate £525 £572 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.21% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £675 £634
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 1
Average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% -14.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
Oracle
London

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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 2014, 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 21 (50.00%) Finance
2 18 (42.86%) SQL
3 13 (30.95%) Java
4 12 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (28.57%) Degree
5 11 (26.19%) PL/SQL
6 9 (21.43%) UNIX
7 8 (19.05%) Migration
7 8 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (19.05%) SQL Server
7 8 (19.05%) Statistics
7 8 (19.05%) Mathematics
7 8 (19.05%) Analytics
8 7 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
8 7 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (16.67%) Oracle Fusion
8 7 (16.67%) Windows
8 7 (16.67%) J2EE
8 7 (16.67%) ITIL
8 7 (16.67%) Banking
8 7 (16.67%) TOGAF
8 7 (16.67%) Middleware
8 7 (16.67%) Project Management
9 6 (14.29%) Telecoms
9 6 (14.29%) VMware
9 6 (14.29%) VMware ESX
9 6 (14.29%) VB
9 6 (14.29%) Documentum
9 6 (14.29%) Data Mining
9 6 (14.29%) Zachman Framework

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 6 (14.29%) Documentum
2 2 (4.76%) CMS
2 2 (4.76%) WebLogic
2 2 (4.76%) Confluence
3 1 (2.38%) Mule
3 1 (2.38%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.38%) SAS
3 1 (2.38%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.38%) MQSeries
3 1 (2.38%) Apache
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.76%) MS Visio
2 2 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.38%) MS Project
3 1 (2.38%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (2.38%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) Network Security
2 1 (2.38%) SSH
2 1 (2.38%) HTTP
2 1 (2.38%) Kerberos
2 1 (2.38%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 6 (14.29%) Data Mining
3 5 (11.90%) Oracle Database
4 4 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (9.52%) Oracle BI EE
4 4 (9.52%) Oracle ODI
5 3 (7.14%) Big Data
5 3 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (4.76%) EDRMS
6 2 (4.76%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.38%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (2.38%) Star Schema
7 1 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (2.38%) FileMaker
7 1 (2.38%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) ClearQuest
2 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.38%) ClearCase
2 1 (2.38%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.38%) JUnit
2 1 (2.38%) Subversion
2 1 (2.38%) NUnit
2 1 (2.38%) CruiseControl
General
1 21 (50.00%) Finance
2 7 (16.67%) Banking
3 6 (14.29%) Telecoms
4 5 (11.90%) Investment Banking
5 4 (9.52%) Back Office
6 3 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (2.38%) French Language
7 1 (2.38%) German Language
7 1 (2.38%) Italian Language
7 1 (2.38%) Spanish Language
7 1 (2.38%) Front Office
7 1 (2.38%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (40.48%) Developer
2 9 (21.43%) Project Manager
3 6 (14.29%) Architect
3 6 (14.29%) Oracle Developer
4 5 (11.90%) Java Developer
5 4 (9.52%) SQL Developer
5 4 (9.52%) PL/SQL Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (7.14%) Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Consultant
7 2 (4.76%) Deployment Project Manager
8 1 (2.38%) FileMaker Developer
8 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
8 1 (2.38%) Senior SQL Developer
8 1 (2.38%) Information Security Project Manager
8 1 (2.38%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
8 1 (2.38%) Application Development Manager
8 1 (2.38%) Designer
8 1 (2.38%) Senior PL/SQL Developer
8 1 (2.38%) Security Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (16.67%) Oracle Fusion
1 7 (16.67%) J2EE
1 7 (16.67%) Middleware
2 5 (11.90%) HTML
3 3 (7.14%) XML
4 2 (4.76%) CSS
4 2 (4.76%) JDBC
4 2 (4.76%) JSP
4 2 (4.76%) Ajax
4 2 (4.76%) Spring
4 2 (4.76%) JSON
4 2 (4.76%) HTML5
4 2 (4.76%) REST
5 1 (2.38%) JAX-RS
5 1 (2.38%) CSS3
5 1 (2.38%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (2.38%) Apache Flex
5 1 (2.38%) Spring MVC
5 1 (2.38%) jQuery
5 1 (2.38%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.05%) Statistics
1 8 (19.05%) Mathematics
2 3 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.76%) Social Network
3 2 (4.76%) Social Media
3 2 (4.76%) Oracle Exalytics
3 2 (4.76%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.38%) Life Science
4 1 (2.38%) Pharmacovigilance
4 1 (2.38%) Market Risk
4 1 (2.38%) Derivative
4 1 (2.38%) Physics
4 1 (2.38%) Taxonomies
4 1 (2.38%) Economics
4 1 (2.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.38%) W3C
4 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.43%) UNIX
2 7 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (16.67%) Windows
3 2 (4.76%) Linux
4 1 (2.38%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (19.05%) Migration
2 8 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (19.05%) Analytics
3 7 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
3 7 (16.67%) ITIL
3 7 (16.67%) TOGAF
3 7 (16.67%) Project Management
4 6 (14.29%) Zachman Framework
4 6 (14.29%) MODAF
4 6 (14.29%) Business Process Improvement
5 4 (9.52%) PRINCE2
6 3 (7.14%) Data Migration
6 3 (7.14%) Content Management
6 3 (7.14%) ETL
6 3 (7.14%) UML
6 3 (7.14%) RUP
6 3 (7.14%) CMMI
6 3 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (42.86%) SQL
2 13 (30.95%) Java
3 11 (26.19%) PL/SQL
4 6 (14.29%) VB
4 6 (14.29%) R
5 5 (11.90%) JavaScript
6 3 (7.14%) Shell Script
7 2 (4.76%) C#
8 1 (2.38%) C++
8 1 (2.38%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (28.57%) Degree
2 3 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (4.76%) GIAC
3 2 (4.76%) CISA
3 2 (4.76%) CISSP
4 1 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) SLA
2 1 (2.38%) HL7
System Software
1 6 (14.29%) VMware ESX
2 3 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) Tivoli
1 2 (4.76%) Tivoli Identity Manager
1 2 (4.76%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 6 (14.29%) VMware
2 3 (7.14%) Nimsoft
2 3 (7.14%) IBM
2 3 (7.14%) HP
2 3 (7.14%) CA
3 2 (4.76%) Business Objects
3 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.38%) Cognos
4 1 (2.38%) Sun
4 1 (2.38%) Adobe
4 1 (2.38%) BEA
4 1 (2.38%) Informatica
4 1 (2.38%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (2.38%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.38%) Reuters
4 1 (2.38%) Bloomberg