The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 15 8 9
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Contract jobs citing Oracle 16 17 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 10.81% 14.78% 10.96%
As % of the Vendors category 35.56% 21.52% 32.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 8
Average daily rate
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£405 £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.00% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £293 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £338 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £33.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
Oracle
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheltenham region.

Vendors Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
45 79 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 30.41% 68.70% 34.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 43 16
Average daily rate £400 £300 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -25.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £251 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 1
Average hourly rate £42.50 £33.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.78% -17.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Oracle
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Oracle Daily Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

Oracle
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Oracle Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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 19 (73.08%) Oracle Database
2 13 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 11 (42.31%) Java
4 10 (38.46%) SQL
4 10 (38.46%) Security Cleared
5 9 (34.62%) DV Cleared
6 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (30.77%) Oracle BI EE
6 8 (30.77%) PL/SQL
6 8 (30.77%) Oracle Database 10g
6 8 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (23.08%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 6 (23.08%) Oracle9i Database
8 5 (19.23%) Eclipse
8 5 (19.23%) JVM Tuning
8 5 (19.23%) OC4J
8 5 (19.23%) Subversion
9 4 (15.38%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (15.38%) Finance
10 3 (11.54%) Informatica
10 3 (11.54%) Linux
10 3 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (11.54%) .NET
10 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
10 3 (11.54%) JDBC
10 3 (11.54%) Oracle RAC
10 3 (11.54%) Data Guard
11 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (7.69%) Oracle APEX
11 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Software

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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 1 (3.85%) MQSeries
1 1 (3.85%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (3.85%) IIS
1 1 (3.85%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (73.08%) Oracle Database
2 8 (30.77%) Oracle BI EE
2 8 (30.77%) Oracle Database 10g
3 6 (23.08%) Oracle9i Database
4 4 (15.38%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
6 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
6 2 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (7.69%) RDBMS
7 1 (3.85%) Star Schema
7 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Eclipse
1 5 (19.23%) Subversion
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (3.85%) ERwin
General
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.85%) Banking
2 1 (3.85%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (53.85%) Developer
2 7 (26.92%) Oracle Developer
3 5 (19.23%) Senior Developer
3 5 (19.23%) Java Developer
4 4 (15.38%) DBA
4 4 (15.38%) Senior Oracle Developer
4 4 (15.38%) OBIEE Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Oracle DBA
4 4 (15.38%) Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) OBIEE Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Oracle Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Database Designer
6 1 (3.85%) Support Specialist
6 1 (3.85%) Administrator
6 1 (3.85%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.85%) E-Business Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Integration Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (23.08%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 5 (19.23%) OC4J
3 3 (11.54%) .NET
3 3 (11.54%) JDBC
4 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET
5 1 (3.85%) Hibernate
5 1 (3.85%) Middleware
5 1 (3.85%) XHTML
5 1 (3.85%) HTML
5 1 (3.85%) J2EE
5 1 (3.85%) CSS
5 1 (3.85%) XML
5 1 (3.85%) XSL
5 1 (3.85%) .NET Framework
5 1 (3.85%) Java EE
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (7.69%) Replication
2 1 (3.85%) Clustering
2 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.85%) Data Conversion
2 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Linux
2 2 (7.69%) UNIX
2 2 (7.69%) Windows
3 1 (3.85%) Solaris
3 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (19.23%) JVM Tuning
4 2 (7.69%) Data Validation
4 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering
4 2 (7.69%) Web Development
4 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2
4 2 (7.69%) Validation
4 2 (7.69%) MVC
5 1 (3.85%) Risk Management
5 1 (3.85%) Scrum
5 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.85%) Identity Management
5 1 (3.85%) Project Management
5 1 (3.85%) CRM
5 1 (3.85%) ETL
5 1 (3.85%) ITIL
5 1 (3.85%) Automated Testing
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 11 (42.31%) Java
2 10 (38.46%) SQL
3 8 (30.77%) PL/SQL
4 2 (7.69%) C#
5 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.85%) C++
5 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.85%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (38.46%) Security Cleared
2 9 (34.62%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) Degree
3 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) Data Guard
2 1 (3.85%) NetBackup
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (3.85%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) Informatica
2 1 (3.85%) VMware
2 1 (3.85%) Veritas
2 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
2 1 (3.85%) TIBCO
2 1 (3.85%) Sun
2 1 (3.85%) HP
2 1 (3.85%) CA