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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 15 28 22
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -6
Contract jobs citing Oracle 23 9 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 7.28% 3.00% 6.67%
As % of the Vendors category 13.53% 6.29% 13.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 6 6
Average daily rate
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£425 £325 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% +36.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £284 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £399 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £36.65 £31.35
% change year-on-year
+5.04% +16.90%
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
170 143 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 53.80% 47.67% 51.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 70 27
Average daily rate £325 £400 £268
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +49.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £260 £99
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 39
Average hourly rate £22.00 £14.50 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.72% -61.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.13
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -3.44%

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 30 March 2015.

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 30 March 2015, 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 32 (59.26%) SQL
2 26 (48.15%) XML
3 22 (40.74%) SQL Server
4 18 (33.33%) Web Services
4 18 (33.33%) Finance
5 16 (29.63%) XSLT
6 15 (27.78%) .NET
6 15 (27.78%) Java
7 14 (25.93%) Middleware
8 13 (24.07%) Oracle Database
9 12 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (20.37%) SOAP
10 11 (20.37%) UNIX
10 11 (20.37%) Windows
10 11 (20.37%) SOA
11 10 (18.52%) Microsoft
12 9 (16.67%) EAI
12 9 (16.67%) MySQL
13 8 (14.81%) C#
13 8 (14.81%) Relational Database
13 8 (14.81%) Enterprise Software
14 7 (12.96%) .NET Framework
14 7 (12.96%) webMethods
14 7 (12.96%) TIBCO
15 6 (11.11%) MVC
15 6 (11.11%) Asset Management
15 6 (11.11%) JavaScript
15 6 (11.11%) HTML
15 6 (11.11%) VB.NET
15 6 (11.11%) XSD

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 5 (9.26%) WebSphere
2 3 (5.56%) AquaLogic Service Bus
2 3 (5.56%) WebLogic
2 3 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (5.56%) WebLogic Integration
2 3 (5.56%) AquaLogic
3 1 (1.85%) IIS
3 1 (1.85%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (3.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.85%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Hyperion Planning
1 3 (5.56%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.85%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (40.74%) SQL Server
2 13 (24.07%) Oracle Database
3 9 (16.67%) MySQL
4 8 (14.81%) Relational Database
5 3 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (5.56%) Essbase
6 2 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (3.70%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.85%) Oracle OWB
7 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.85%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (1.85%) OLAP
7 1 (1.85%) Oracle8/8i Database
7 1 (1.85%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 5 (9.26%) Rational Rhapsody
2 2 (3.70%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.70%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.70%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (3.70%) Maven
3 1 (1.85%) JIRA
3 1 (1.85%) Selenium
3 1 (1.85%) Hudson
3 1 (1.85%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.85%) JMeter
3 1 (1.85%) NUnit
3 1 (1.85%) Ant
General
1 18 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (3.70%) Retail
2 2 (3.70%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.85%) Billing
3 1 (1.85%) Legal
3 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (31.48%) Developer
2 11 (20.37%) Architect
3 9 (16.67%) Analyst
4 6 (11.11%) Oracle Developer
4 6 (11.11%) Designer
5 5 (9.26%) Integration Specialist
6 4 (7.41%) Systems Architect
6 4 (7.41%) Integration Architect
6 4 (7.41%) Tester
7 3 (5.56%) Test Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) Support Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) Applications Support
7 3 (5.56%) Solutions Designer
7 3 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) Java Developer
7 3 (5.56%) C# Developer
7 3 (5.56%) Applications Support Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) BizTalk Architect
8 2 (3.70%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (3.70%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (48.15%) XML
2 18 (33.33%) Web Services
3 16 (29.63%) XSLT
4 15 (27.78%) .NET
5 14 (25.93%) Middleware
6 11 (20.37%) SOAP
7 7 (12.96%) .NET Framework
8 6 (11.11%) Oracle Fusion
8 6 (11.11%) REST
8 6 (11.11%) HTML
8 6 (11.11%) ASP.NET
8 6 (11.11%) XSD
9 5 (9.26%) Itk
9 5 (9.26%) jQuery
9 5 (9.26%) Java EE
9 5 (9.26%) Ajax
10 3 (5.56%) MDX
11 2 (3.70%) Spring
11 2 (3.70%) Hibernate
11 2 (3.70%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.81%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (9.26%) NHS
2 5 (9.26%) Management Information System
3 4 (7.41%) Clustering
3 4 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.56%) Statistics
5 2 (3.70%) Mathematics
5 2 (3.70%) Wiki
6 1 (1.85%) Open Source
6 1 (1.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (20.37%) UNIX
1 11 (20.37%) Windows
2 6 (11.11%) Linux
3 5 (9.26%) AIX
4 4 (7.41%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.85%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (20.37%) SOA
3 9 (16.67%) EAI
4 6 (11.11%) Asset Management
4 6 (11.11%) ETL
4 6 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 6 (11.11%) MVC
5 5 (9.26%) Scrum
5 5 (9.26%) Web Development
5 5 (9.26%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (9.26%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (7.41%) Analytics
6 4 (7.41%) Waterfall
6 4 (7.41%) TDD
6 4 (7.41%) UML
6 4 (7.41%) RUP
6 4 (7.41%) DSDM
7 3 (5.56%) SSADM
7 3 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (5.56%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 32 (59.26%) SQL
2 15 (27.78%) Java
3 8 (14.81%) C#
4 6 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 6 (11.11%) VB.NET
5 5 (9.26%) PL/SQL
6 4 (7.41%) Shell Script
7 3 (5.56%) VBScript
8 2 (3.70%) COBOL
9 1 (1.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (9.26%) Degree
2 3 (5.56%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.70%) ISEB
4 1 (1.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.26%) HL7
2 2 (3.70%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) Data Guard
1 1 (1.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (18.52%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.96%) TIBCO
2 7 (12.96%) webMethods
3 6 (11.11%) HP
3 6 (11.11%) Software AG
4 4 (7.41%) LANDesk
4 4 (7.41%) Akamai
4 4 (7.41%) IBM
5 3 (5.56%) Sybase
5 3 (5.56%) Hyperion
6 1 (1.85%) Motorola
6 1 (1.85%) Micro Focus
6 1 (1.85%) Endeca
6 1 (1.85%) Google
6 1 (1.85%) SAP