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 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 3 6 13
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +7
Contract jobs citing Oracle 28 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 24.35% 14.67% 6.25%
As % of the Vendors category 36.36% 27.50% 18.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 1
Average daily rate
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£450 £366 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.86% -4.87%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -3.70%
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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
77 40 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 66.96% 53.33% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 18 15
Average daily rate £365 £312 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.01% -19.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £200 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £375 £694
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 £13.75 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+190.90% -45.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%

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 20 August 2014.

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 20 August 2014, 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 (46.34%) Oracle Database
2 18 (43.90%) Oracle BI EE
3 13 (31.71%) Security Cleared
3 13 (31.71%) Oracle EBS
3 13 (31.71%) SQL
4 12 (29.27%) Finance
5 9 (21.95%) Oracle Database 11g
5 9 (21.95%) PL/SQL
5 9 (21.95%) Web Services
6 8 (19.51%) Linux
6 8 (19.51%) Informatica
6 8 (19.51%) SC Cleared
7 7 (17.07%) Drupal
7 7 (17.07%) Oracle Database 10g
7 7 (17.07%) CSS
8 6 (14.63%) RSS
8 6 (14.63%) PHP
8 6 (14.63%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (14.63%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (14.63%) Red Hat
8 6 (14.63%) jQuery
8 6 (14.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (14.63%) Oracle Applications
8 6 (14.63%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (14.63%) Varnish
8 6 (14.63%) VirtualBox
9 5 (12.20%) Relational Database
9 5 (12.20%) Manufacturing
9 5 (12.20%) Oracle ASCP
10 4 (9.76%) Data Validation

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 7 (17.07%) Drupal
2 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.44%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.44%) IIS
2 1 (2.44%) Documentum
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Windchill
2 1 (2.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (31.71%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (14.63%) Oracle Applications
3 5 (12.20%) Oracle ASCP
4 3 (7.32%) Oracle General Ledger
4 3 (7.32%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (7.32%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (7.32%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (2.44%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (2.44%) Teamcenter
5 1 (2.44%) ENOVIA
5 1 (2.44%) Oracle Manufacturing
5 1 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.44%) PaaS
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) LDAP
1 1 (2.44%) Firewall
1 1 (2.44%) HTTP
1 1 (2.44%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (46.34%) Oracle Database
2 18 (43.90%) Oracle BI EE
3 9 (21.95%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (17.07%) Oracle Database 10g
5 6 (14.63%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (12.20%) Relational Database
7 4 (9.76%) RDBMS
7 4 (9.76%) Oracle9i Database
8 3 (7.32%) SQL Server
9 2 (4.88%) Oracle OLAP
9 2 (4.88%) OLAP
10 1 (2.44%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (2.44%) ReportNet
10 1 (2.44%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (2.44%) LoadRunner
2 1 (2.44%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 12 (29.27%) Finance
2 5 (12.20%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.88%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 21 (51.22%) Developer
2 12 (29.27%) Oracle Developer
3 8 (19.51%) Applications Developer
3 8 (19.51%) Oracle Applications Developer
3 8 (19.51%) Technical Developer
3 8 (19.51%) Business Developer
3 8 (19.51%) Consultant
4 6 (14.63%) Drupal Developer
5 5 (12.20%) Oracle Consultant
6 3 (7.32%) DBA
6 3 (7.32%) Oracle DBA
7 2 (4.88%) OBIEE Consultant
7 2 (4.88%) Informatica Specialist
7 2 (4.88%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.88%) Oracle Functional Consultant
7 2 (4.88%) Oracle Applications DBA
7 2 (4.88%) Oracle Financials Consultant
7 2 (4.88%) Functional Consultant
7 2 (4.88%) Architect
8 1 (2.44%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (21.95%) Web Services
2 7 (17.07%) CSS
3 6 (14.63%) RSS
3 6 (14.63%) jQuery
4 3 (7.32%) .NET
5 2 (4.88%) .NET Framework
5 2 (4.88%) Middleware
5 2 (4.88%) XML
6 1 (2.44%) XHTML
6 1 (2.44%) XSL
6 1 (2.44%) SOAP
6 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET
6 1 (2.44%) HTML
6 1 (2.44%) Ajax
6 1 (2.44%) REST
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.51%) Linux
2 6 (14.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.44%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (14.63%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.63%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (9.76%) Data Validation
2 4 (9.76%) Validation
2 4 (9.76%) PRINCE2
3 3 (7.32%) SOA
3 3 (7.32%) ETL
4 2 (4.88%) Migration
4 2 (4.88%) ERP
4 2 (4.88%) ITIL
4 2 (4.88%) Data Modelling
4 2 (4.88%) CRM
5 1 (2.44%) UML
5 1 (2.44%) Project Management
5 1 (2.44%) PRINCE
5 1 (2.44%) Service Management
5 1 (2.44%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.44%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (2.44%) ITSM
5 1 (2.44%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (31.71%) SQL
2 9 (21.95%) PL/SQL
3 6 (14.63%) PHP
4 2 (4.88%) Java
5 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.44%) C
5 1 (2.44%) C#
Qualifications
1 13 (31.71%) Security Cleared
2 8 (19.51%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.44%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (14.63%) Varnish
1 6 (14.63%) VirtualBox
2 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 8 (19.51%) Informatica
2 6 (14.63%) Red Hat
3 2 (4.88%) webMethods
3 2 (4.88%) SAP
4 1 (2.44%) Cognos
4 1 (2.44%) Siebel
4 1 (2.44%) Business Objects
4 1 (2.44%) Sybase
4 1 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.44%) Teradata
4 1 (2.44%) KANA
4 1 (2.44%) Kofax
4 1 (2.44%) Rackspace
4 1 (2.44%) Talend
4 1 (2.44%) F5