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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 15 7 9
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +2
Contract jobs citing Oracle 14 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 9.03% 11.01% 12.00%
As % of the Vendors category 24.56% 19.35% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 7
Average daily rate
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£409 £300 £343
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.25% -12.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £355 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £33.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +7.14%
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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
57 62 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 36.77% 56.88% 36.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 31 13
Average daily rate £415 £300 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.33% -17.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £243 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £500 £391
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 4
Average hourly rate £42.50 £33.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.78% +144.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -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 22 May 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 22 May 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 17 (68.00%) Oracle Database
2 12 (48.00%) Performance Tuning
3 11 (44.00%) Java
4 9 (36.00%) Security Cleared
5 8 (32.00%) DV Cleared
5 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (32.00%) SQL
6 7 (28.00%) Oracle Database 10g
7 6 (24.00%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (24.00%) PL/SQL
7 6 (24.00%) Oracle BI EE
7 6 (24.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 5 (20.00%) JVM Tuning
8 5 (20.00%) OC4J
8 5 (20.00%) Subversion
8 5 (20.00%) Eclipse
8 5 (20.00%) Oracle9i Database
9 3 (12.00%) Oracle RAC
9 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (12.00%) Data Guard
9 3 (12.00%) Finance
9 3 (12.00%) Linux
9 3 (12.00%) .NET
9 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
9 3 (12.00%) JDBC
10 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET
10 2 (8.00%) C#
10 2 (8.00%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (8.00%) UNIX
10 2 (8.00%) Windows

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (4.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (4.00%) MQSeries
1 1 (4.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (4.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (68.00%) Oracle Database
2 7 (28.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 6 (24.00%) Oracle BI EE
4 5 (20.00%) Oracle9i Database
5 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (8.00%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
7 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
7 1 (4.00%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Subversion
1 5 (20.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (4.00%) ERwin
General
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (4.00%) Banking
2 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Developer
2 6 (24.00%) Oracle Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Java Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Consultant
4 4 (16.00%) DBA
4 4 (16.00%) Senior Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Oracle DBA
5 3 (12.00%) Oracle Consultant
5 3 (12.00%) Senior Oracle Developer
5 3 (12.00%) OBIEE Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Software Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) E-Business Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) Integration Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Data Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (4.00%) C# Software Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Data Conversion Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (24.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 5 (20.00%) OC4J
3 3 (12.00%) .NET
3 3 (12.00%) JDBC
4 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (4.00%) Java EE
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (4.00%) Middleware
5 1 (4.00%) Hibernate
5 1 (4.00%) XHTML
5 1 (4.00%) HTML
5 1 (4.00%) J2EE
5 1 (4.00%) CSS
5 1 (4.00%) XML
5 1 (4.00%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Replication
1 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.00%) Data Conversion
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Linux
2 2 (8.00%) UNIX
2 2 (8.00%) Windows
3 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (24.00%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (20.00%) JVM Tuning
5 2 (8.00%) MVC
5 2 (8.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (8.00%) Web Development
6 1 (4.00%) Automated Testing
6 1 (4.00%) Data Validation
6 1 (4.00%) Load Testing
6 1 (4.00%) System Testing
6 1 (4.00%) Kanban
6 1 (4.00%) Waterfall
6 1 (4.00%) High Availability
6 1 (4.00%) Database Security
6 1 (4.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (4.00%) Project Management
6 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (4.00%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (44.00%) Java
2 8 (32.00%) SQL
3 6 (24.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (8.00%) C#
5 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (4.00%) C++
5 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.00%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (32.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) Degree
3 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) Data Guard
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle EDQ
2 1 (4.00%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (4.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) Informatica
2 1 (4.00%) Veritas
2 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (4.00%) TIBCO
2 1 (4.00%) VMware
2 1 (4.00%) Sun
2 1 (4.00%) HP
2 1 (4.00%) CA