The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 10 18 24
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +6
Contract jobs citing Oracle 31 17 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 10.47% 6.03% 3.64%
As % of the Vendors category 20.53% 15.18% 6.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 7 4
Average daily rate
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£370 £325 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.84% -27.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £264 £390
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £370 £475
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 £35.00 £30.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -11.11%
Oracle
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Coventry region.

Vendors Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
151 112 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 51.01% 39.72% 52.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 49 53
Average daily rate £370 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £480 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 7 16
Average hourly rate £15.77 £12.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.16% -65.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Oracle across the Coventry region.

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

Oracle
Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

Oracle Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

Oracle
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Oracle across the Coventry region.

Oracle Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 42 (75.00%) SQL
2 16 (28.57%) Java
3 14 (25.00%) XML
4 12 (21.43%) Linux
5 11 (19.64%) SQL Server
6 10 (17.86%) Windows
7 9 (16.07%) Middleware
8 8 (14.29%) HP
8 8 (14.29%) UNIX
8 8 (14.29%) PL/SQL
8 8 (14.29%) WebSphere
8 8 (14.29%) Oracle Database
9 7 (12.50%) TDD
9 7 (12.50%) C
9 7 (12.50%) SAP
9 7 (12.50%) SOA
9 7 (12.50%) Microsoft
10 6 (10.71%) webMethods
10 6 (10.71%) Software AG
10 6 (10.71%) Management Information System
10 6 (10.71%) AIX
10 6 (10.71%) OO
10 6 (10.71%) XSD
10 6 (10.71%) XSLT
10 6 (10.71%) Performance Tuning
11 5 (8.93%) Relational Database
11 5 (8.93%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (8.93%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (8.93%) Capacity Planning
11 5 (8.93%) Spring

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 8 (14.29%) WebSphere
2 3 (5.36%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (3.57%) Apache
3 2 (3.57%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.57%) Documentum
3 2 (3.57%) IIS
4 1 (1.79%) GlassFish
4 1 (1.79%) MQSeries
4 1 (1.79%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 4 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.57%) MS Project
3 1 (1.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (7.14%) Hyperion Planning
2 2 (3.57%) ENOVIA
2 2 (3.57%) CA Clarity
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.36%) SAN
2 2 (3.57%) FTP
3 1 (1.79%) HTTP
3 1 (1.79%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (19.64%) SQL Server
2 8 (14.29%) Oracle Database
3 5 (8.93%) Relational Database
3 5 (8.93%) MySQL
4 4 (7.14%) Essbase
4 4 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (7.14%) DB2
4 4 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (5.36%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.79%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.79%) OLAP
7 1 (1.79%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.79%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.79%) Oracle8/8i Database
7 1 (1.79%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (1.79%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 5 (8.93%) Maven
2 4 (7.14%) Jenkins
3 3 (5.36%) Rational Rhapsody
3 3 (5.36%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (5.36%) NUnit
3 3 (5.36%) JMeter
3 3 (5.36%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.57%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.79%) Hudson
5 1 (1.79%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.79%) JIRA
5 1 (1.79%) Selenium
5 1 (1.79%) Ant
5 1 (1.79%) ERwin
General
1 5 (8.93%) Finance
1 5 (8.93%) Automotive
1 5 (8.93%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.79%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (30.36%) Developer
2 7 (12.50%) Designer
2 7 (12.50%) Architect
2 7 (12.50%) Project Manager
2 7 (12.50%) Analyst
3 6 (10.71%) Java Developer
4 5 (8.93%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 5 (8.93%) SQL Developer
4 5 (8.93%) PL/SQL Developer
5 3 (5.36%) Integration Specialist
5 3 (5.36%) Oracle Developer
5 3 (5.36%) Solutions Designer
6 2 (3.57%) Software Developer
6 2 (3.57%) Database Architect
7 1 (1.79%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (1.79%) SOA Designer
7 1 (1.79%) Business Data Analyst
7 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Architect
7 1 (1.79%) Data Quality Analyst
7 1 (1.79%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (25.00%) XML
2 9 (16.07%) Middleware
3 6 (10.71%) XSD
3 6 (10.71%) XSLT
4 5 (8.93%) Spring
4 5 (8.93%) Web Services
5 4 (7.14%) Hibernate
5 4 (7.14%) .NET
5 4 (7.14%) J2EE
5 4 (7.14%) Java EE
5 4 (7.14%) MDX
6 3 (5.36%) Itk
7 2 (3.57%) EJB
7 2 (3.57%) SOAP
7 2 (3.57%) .NET Framework
7 2 (3.57%) Spring.NET
8 1 (1.79%) Unity DI Container
8 1 (1.79%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 1 (1.79%) JAX-WS
8 1 (1.79%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.71%) Management Information System
2 5 (8.93%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (5.36%) Open Source
3 3 (5.36%) NHS
4 2 (3.57%) PMI
5 1 (1.79%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.79%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.79%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 12 (21.43%) Linux
2 10 (17.86%) Windows
3 8 (14.29%) UNIX
4 6 (10.71%) AIX
5 2 (3.57%) Windows 7
5 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.57%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.79%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.79%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (12.50%) TDD
1 7 (12.50%) SOA
2 6 (10.71%) OO
2 6 (10.71%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (8.93%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (8.93%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (8.93%) OOA/OOD
3 5 (8.93%) EAI
3 5 (8.93%) Data Modelling
3 5 (8.93%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (7.14%) Validation
4 4 (7.14%) Analytics
4 4 (7.14%) Data Analytics
5 3 (5.36%) Business Transformation
5 3 (5.36%) Memory Management
5 3 (5.36%) Low Latency
5 3 (5.36%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (5.36%) Software Engineering
5 3 (5.36%) ITIL
5 3 (5.36%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 42 (75.00%) SQL
2 16 (28.57%) Java
3 8 (14.29%) PL/SQL
4 7 (12.50%) C
5 4 (7.14%) VBScript
6 3 (5.36%) C#
7 1 (1.79%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.79%) PHP
7 1 (1.79%) VB
7 1 (1.79%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 2 (3.57%) PMP
1 2 (3.57%) PMI Certification
1 2 (3.57%) Degree
1 2 (3.57%) PgMP
1 2 (3.57%) APMP
2 1 (1.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (1.79%) CIPD
2 1 (1.79%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) HL7
2 2 (3.57%) P3O
2 2 (3.57%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.79%) QA
3 1 (1.79%) SLA
3 1 (1.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (3.57%) NFS
1 2 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (14.29%) HP
2 7 (12.50%) SAP
2 7 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 6 (10.71%) webMethods
3 6 (10.71%) Software AG
4 4 (7.14%) Hyperion
5 3 (5.36%) Sybase
5 3 (5.36%) CA
5 3 (5.36%) VMware
6 2 (3.57%) IBM
6 2 (3.57%) Cadence
6 2 (3.57%) Motorola
6 2 (3.57%) Primavera
7 1 (1.79%) Veeam
7 1 (1.79%) Red Hat