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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 10 3 5
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +2
Contract jobs citing Oracle 15 24 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 10.95% 21.43% 15.71%
As % of the Vendors category 23.08% 32.88% 29.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 6
Average daily rate
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£408 £450 £366
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.44% +22.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £353 £356
10% offered a daily rate of more than £412 £503 £379
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £37.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +15.38%
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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
65 73 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 47.45% 65.18% 52.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 40 20
Average daily rate £399 £325 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.76% +4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £253 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £500 £374
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.00 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -6.73%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 25 (89.29%) Oracle Database
2 19 (67.86%) Performance Tuning
3 14 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 11 (39.29%) Oracle Database 10g
5 10 (35.71%) PL/SQL
5 10 (35.71%) SQL
5 10 (35.71%) DV Cleared
6 9 (32.14%) Java
7 8 (28.57%) Oracle9i Database
7 8 (28.57%) Oracle APEX
8 7 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
8 7 (25.00%) Linux
8 7 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
9 6 (21.43%) Replication
9 6 (21.43%) UNIX
10 5 (17.86%) Eclipse
10 5 (17.86%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (17.86%) Shell Script
10 5 (17.86%) Oracle Applications
10 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (17.86%) Subversion
10 5 (17.86%) OC4J
10 5 (17.86%) Database Tuning
10 5 (17.86%) JVM Tuning
10 5 (17.86%) Oracle EBS R12
10 5 (17.86%) Oracle GoldenGate
11 4 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
11 4 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
12 3 (10.71%) JDBC
12 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (3.57%) IIS
Business Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Oracle Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (89.29%) Oracle Database
2 11 (39.29%) Oracle Database 10g
3 8 (28.57%) Oracle9i Database
4 7 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
5 4 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
7 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (3.57%) RDBMS
7 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (28.57%) Oracle APEX
2 5 (17.86%) Eclipse
2 5 (17.86%) Subversion
General
1 1 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (53.57%) Developer
2 11 (39.29%) DBA
2 11 (39.29%) Oracle DBA
3 6 (21.43%) Oracle Developer
4 5 (17.86%) Java Developer
5 4 (14.29%) Consultant
6 3 (10.71%) Oracle Consultant
7 2 (7.14%) Senior Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Senior Consultant
7 2 (7.14%) Senior Oracle Consultant
7 2 (7.14%) Senior DBA
7 2 (7.14%) Senior Oracle DBA
8 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database Developer
8 1 (3.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (3.57%) C# Software Developer
8 1 (3.57%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (3.57%) OBIEE Developer
8 1 (3.57%) OBIEE Consultant
8 1 (3.57%) Software Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.86%) OC4J
1 5 (17.86%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 3 (10.71%) JDBC
3 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (7.14%) .NET
3 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.57%) CSS
4 1 (3.57%) XML
4 1 (3.57%) XSL
4 1 (3.57%) XHTML
4 1 (3.57%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.57%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Replication
2 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.00%) Linux
2 6 (21.43%) UNIX
3 2 (7.14%) Windows
4 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (67.86%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (17.86%) JVM Tuning
2 5 (17.86%) Database Tuning
2 5 (17.86%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (7.14%) MVC
3 2 (7.14%) Web Development
4 1 (3.57%) Load Testing
4 1 (3.57%) System Testing
4 1 (3.57%) Kanban
4 1 (3.57%) Data Validation
4 1 (3.57%) High Availability
4 1 (3.57%) Database Security
4 1 (3.57%) Validation
4 1 (3.57%) Scrum
4 1 (3.57%) Software Engineering
4 1 (3.57%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.57%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (3.57%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 10 (35.71%) PL/SQL
1 10 (35.71%) SQL
2 9 (32.14%) Java
3 5 (17.86%) Shell Script
4 2 (7.14%) C#
5 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (35.71%) DV Cleared
3 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 7 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Data Guard
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 1 (3.57%) HP
1 1 (3.57%) Informatica
1 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
1 1 (3.57%) VMware