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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 22 6 15
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +9
Contract jobs citing Oracle 10 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 6.99% 12.28% 10.53%
As % of the Vendors category 18.52% 28.00% 22.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 8
Average daily rate
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£490 £440 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.36% +35.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £409 £368 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £440 £373
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £372 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.52% -0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £30.01 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.63 £31.20 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+20.59% -8.23%
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
54 25 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 37.76% 43.86% 46.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 8 20
Average daily rate £428 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £678 £440 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 11
Average hourly rate £39.00 £15.50 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+151.61% -60.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £13.00 £34.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £30.01 £39.08
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -13.15%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 16 (64.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 15 (60.00%) Oracle Database
2 15 (60.00%) SQL
3 13 (52.00%) PL/SQL
4 12 (48.00%) Security Cleared
5 9 (36.00%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (36.00%) DV Cleared
6 8 (32.00%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (28.00%) Oracle Database 10g
7 7 (28.00%) Oracle9i Database
7 7 (28.00%) Oracle EBS
8 6 (24.00%) Finance
8 6 (24.00%) Oracle Database 11g
9 5 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (16.00%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (16.00%) RDBMS
10 4 (16.00%) PRINCE2
10 4 (16.00%) Informatica
10 4 (16.00%) Validation
10 4 (16.00%) Data Validation
10 4 (16.00%) Relational Database
11 3 (12.00%) Data Guard
11 3 (12.00%) Oracle RAC
11 3 (12.00%) Manufacturing
11 3 (12.00%) Oracle Applications
11 3 (12.00%) Oracle Forms
12 2 (8.00%) Oracle Manufacturing
12 2 (8.00%) Oracle Workflow
12 2 (8.00%) Hibernate
12 2 (8.00%) Workflow

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 2 (8.00%) Oracle Workflow
1 2 (8.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (4.00%) Apache
Business Applications
1 7 (28.00%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (12.00%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle Manufacturing
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle ASCP
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) BIG-IP
1 1 (4.00%) HTTP
1 1 (4.00%) SSL
1 1 (4.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (64.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 15 (60.00%) Oracle Database
3 7 (28.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 7 (28.00%) Oracle9i Database
4 6 (24.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (16.00%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (16.00%) RDBMS
6 4 (16.00%) Relational Database
7 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (4.00%) Oracle8/8i Database
7 1 (4.00%) Star Schema
7 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
7 1 (4.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (4.00%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (4.00%) LoadRunner
2 1 (4.00%) ERwin
General
1 6 (24.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Consultant
2 9 (36.00%) Developer
3 8 (32.00%) Oracle Developer
4 7 (28.00%) Oracle Consultant
5 5 (20.00%) Senior Developer
6 4 (16.00%) Senior Oracle Developer
6 4 (16.00%) OBIEE Developer
6 4 (16.00%) OBIEE Consultant
7 3 (12.00%) Oracle Functional Consultant
7 3 (12.00%) Functional Consultant
8 2 (8.00%) DBA
8 2 (8.00%) Applications Developer
8 2 (8.00%) Business Developer
8 2 (8.00%) Oracle Financials Consultant
8 2 (8.00%) Oracle Applications Developer
8 2 (8.00%) Oracle DBA
8 2 (8.00%) Technical Developer
9 1 (4.00%) E-Business Consultant
9 1 (4.00%) Java Developer
9 1 (4.00%) Business Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (4.00%) Spring
2 1 (4.00%) Ajax
2 1 (4.00%) .NET
2 1 (4.00%) CSS
2 1 (4.00%) Web Services
2 1 (4.00%) XML
2 1 (4.00%) XSL
2 1 (4.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Clustering
2 1 (4.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Linux
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Linux
2 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (4.00%) UNIX
2 1 (4.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) AIX
2 1 (4.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (32.00%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (16.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (16.00%) Validation
3 4 (16.00%) Data Validation
4 2 (8.00%) Workflow
4 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.00%) Change Control
5 1 (4.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (4.00%) Automated Testing
5 1 (4.00%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (4.00%) Web Development
5 1 (4.00%) Load Balancing
5 1 (4.00%) System Testing
5 1 (4.00%) SOA
5 1 (4.00%) ETL
5 1 (4.00%) Change Management
5 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.00%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (4.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 15 (60.00%) SQL
2 13 (52.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (8.00%) Java
4 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.00%) C
4 1 (4.00%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 12 (48.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (36.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) Data Guard
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle EDQ
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (4.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Informatica
2 1 (4.00%) F5
2 1 (4.00%) Talend
2 1 (4.00%) KANA
2 1 (4.00%) IBM
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) Sun
2 1 (4.00%) Veritas
2 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (4.00%) Micro Focus
2 1 (4.00%) Kofax