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 13 February 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle
Rank 7 21 8
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -13
Contract jobs citing Oracle 17 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 17.71% 6.71% 10.94%
As % of the Vendors category 28.33% 22.73% 22.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 2
Average daily rate £500 £490 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.04% +24.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £409 £359
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £638 £431
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £383 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.84% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £31.92
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +33.14%
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
60 44 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 62.50% 29.53% 48.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 17 15
Average daily rate £400 £478 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.31% +24.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £358 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £678 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 4
Average hourly rate £40.00 £39.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +79.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £33.50 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £41.10 £42.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016, 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 16 (61.54%) Security Cleared
2 13 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 12 (46.15%) SQL
4 11 (42.31%) Java
5 9 (34.62%) Linux
6 7 (26.92%) PL/SQL
6 7 (26.92%) GAP Analysis
6 7 (26.92%) Shell Script
6 7 (26.92%) Oracle EBS R12
7 6 (23.08%) Informatica
7 6 (23.08%) Finance
7 6 (23.08%) WebLogic
7 6 (23.08%) Oracle Reports
7 6 (23.08%) Oracle BPM
7 6 (23.08%) Oracle Database
8 5 (19.23%) Oracle Receivables
8 5 (19.23%) CRM
8 5 (19.23%) AIX
8 5 (19.23%) Oracle General Ledger
8 5 (19.23%) Oracle BI EE
8 5 (19.23%) WebSphere
8 5 (19.23%) Oracle CRM
9 4 (15.38%) Oracle Workflow
9 4 (15.38%) Bash Shell
9 4 (15.38%) Workflow
9 4 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (15.38%) Oracle Forms
10 3 (11.54%) Oracle Payables
10 3 (11.54%) Oracle Cash Management
10 3 (11.54%) Data Modelling

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 6 (23.08%) WebLogic
2 5 (19.23%) WebSphere
3 4 (15.38%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (3.85%) Apache
4 1 (3.85%) Confluence
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 7 (26.92%) Oracle EBS R12
2 6 (23.08%) Oracle BPM
3 5 (19.23%) Oracle CRM
3 5 (19.23%) Oracle General Ledger
3 5 (19.23%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (11.54%) Oracle Cash Management
4 3 (11.54%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (11.54%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (7.69%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (7.69%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (7.69%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 1 (3.85%) Oracle SCM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) Internet
2 1 (3.85%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) Oracle Database
1 6 (23.08%) Oracle Reports
2 5 (19.23%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (7.69%) OLAP
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle8/8i Database
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle9i Database
3 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (3.85%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.85%) MySQL
4 1 (3.85%) Neo4j
4 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.85%) OLTP
4 1 (3.85%) OrientDB
4 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.85%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (7.69%) JIRA
3 1 (3.85%) Bitbucket
3 1 (3.85%) EasyMock
3 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.85%) JUnit
3 1 (3.85%) Mercurial
3 1 (3.85%) Subversion
3 1 (3.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (23.08%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Consultant
2 10 (38.46%) Oracle Consultant
3 9 (34.62%) Developer
3 9 (34.62%) Functional Consultant
3 9 (34.62%) Oracle Functional Consultant
4 5 (19.23%) Applications Support
5 4 (15.38%) Applications Support Technician
5 4 (15.38%) CRM Consultant
5 4 (15.38%) Oracle CRM Consultant
5 4 (15.38%) Oracle CRM Functional Consultant
5 4 (15.38%) Support Technician
6 3 (11.54%) Applications Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Applications Consultant
7 2 (7.69%) Informatica Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Oracle Applications Consultant
7 2 (7.69%) Oracle Applications Functional Consultant
7 2 (7.69%) Oracle Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Oracle Financials Consultant
7 2 (7.69%) Oracle Financials Functional Consultant
7 2 (7.69%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) .NET
2 1 (3.85%) EJB
2 1 (3.85%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (3.85%) Java EE
2 1 (3.85%) JMS
2 1 (3.85%) JSF
2 1 (3.85%) Middleware
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (3.85%) Spring
2 1 (3.85%) WCF
2 1 (3.85%) XML
2 1 (3.85%) XML Schema
2 1 (3.85%) XSD
2 1 (3.85%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.85%) Cyberthreat
1 1 (3.85%) Fat Client
1 1 (3.85%) Replication
1 1 (3.85%) Thin Client
1 1 (3.85%) W3C
1 1 (3.85%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 9 (34.62%) Linux
2 5 (19.23%) AIX
3 2 (7.69%) Unix
4 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) GAP Analysis
2 5 (19.23%) CRM
3 4 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (15.38%) Workflow
4 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (11.54%) Data Modelling
4 3 (11.54%) ETL
5 2 (7.69%) OO
5 2 (7.69%) OOD
5 2 (7.69%) Scrum
6 1 (3.85%) BPEL
6 1 (3.85%) Data Validation
6 1 (3.85%) Dimensional Modelling
6 1 (3.85%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (3.85%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (3.85%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.85%) TDD
6 1 (3.85%) Test Automation
6 1 (3.85%) Test Management
6 1 (3.85%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 12 (46.15%) SQL
2 11 (42.31%) Java
3 7 (26.92%) PL/SQL
3 7 (26.92%) Shell Script
4 4 (15.38%) Bash Shell
5 3 (11.54%) Python
6 2 (7.69%) C#
7 1 (3.85%) C
7 1 (3.85%) C++
7 1 (3.85%) Ruby
7 1 (3.85%) Scala
7 1 (3.85%) XPath
Qualifications
1 16 (61.54%) Security Cleared
2 13 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 3 (11.54%) ISTQB
4 2 (7.69%) Degree
4 2 (7.69%) MBA
4 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.85%) MCPD
5 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) SLA
2 1 (3.85%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Data Guard
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Flashback
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Informatica
2 2 (7.69%) CA
3 1 (3.85%) Atlassian