The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Croydon 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 10 5 7
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Contract jobs citing Oracle 20 18 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 13.99% 17.65% 14.81%
As % of the Vendors category 21.74% 25.00% 24.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 4
Average daily rate
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£369 £370 £491
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.33% -24.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £370 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £475 £495
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 £30.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +7.14%
Oracle
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Croydon region.

Vendors Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
92 72 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 64.34% 70.59% 61.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 49 19
Average daily rate £353 £438 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.42% +34.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £178 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 1
Average hourly rate - £19.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +26.66%
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 Croydon

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

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

Oracle
Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Oracle Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

Oracle
Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Oracle Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon 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 18 (62.07%) SQL
2 13 (44.83%) Java
3 9 (31.03%) SC Cleared
3 9 (31.03%) Security Cleared
4 8 (27.59%) Red Hat
4 8 (27.59%) Finance
5 7 (24.14%) Migration
5 7 (24.14%) Citrix
5 7 (24.14%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (24.14%) Linux
5 7 (24.14%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
6 6 (20.69%) Data Modelling
6 6 (20.69%) Project Management
6 6 (20.69%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (20.69%) VMware
6 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (20.69%) Spring
6 6 (20.69%) JIRA
6 6 (20.69%) Oracle Database
7 5 (17.24%) JAX-RS
7 5 (17.24%) Confluence
7 5 (17.24%) CentOS
7 5 (17.24%) Oracle EBS R12
7 5 (17.24%) Open Source
7 5 (17.24%) Puppet
7 5 (17.24%) REST
7 5 (17.24%) Maven
7 5 (17.24%) Data Analysis
7 5 (17.24%) JSON

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon 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 (17.24%) Confluence
1 5 (17.24%) Tomcat
1 5 (17.24%) WebLogic
1 5 (17.24%) Apache
2 4 (13.79%) WildFly
2 4 (13.79%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (13.79%) Tornado
2 4 (13.79%) Mule ESB
2 4 (13.79%) Apache TomEE
2 4 (13.79%) JBoss
2 4 (13.79%) iPlanet
2 4 (13.79%) Alfresco
2 4 (13.79%) Mule
2 4 (13.79%) GlassFish
2 4 (13.79%) Jetty
2 4 (13.79%) Oracle Workflow
2 4 (13.79%) Apache Qpid
2 4 (13.79%) nginx
2 4 (13.79%) Node.js
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle Self-Service HR
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
1 2 (6.90%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.45%) MS Project
2 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (13.79%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (13.79%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (10.34%) Oracle General Ledger
3 3 (10.34%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (10.34%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (6.90%) Oracle Cash Management
4 2 (6.90%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle HRMS
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) OpenShift
2 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.45%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) WAN
1 4 (13.79%) HTTP
1 4 (13.79%) OpenLDAP
2 2 (6.90%) Internet
3 1 (3.45%) Network Security
3 1 (3.45%) X.509
3 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.45%) VPN
3 1 (3.45%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) Oracle Reports
2 6 (20.69%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (20.69%) Oracle Database
3 4 (13.79%) MySQL
3 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
3 4 (13.79%) InterSystems Cache
3 4 (13.79%) MongoDB
3 4 (13.79%) Redis
3 4 (13.79%) Riak
3 4 (13.79%) Infinispan
4 2 (6.90%) Star Schema
4 2 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (6.90%) DataStage
4 2 (6.90%) QlikView
5 1 (3.45%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (3.45%) MS Access
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle Discoverer
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 6 (20.69%) JIRA
2 5 (17.24%) Maven
2 5 (17.24%) JMeter
3 4 (13.79%) SonarQube
3 4 (13.79%) JUnit
3 4 (13.79%) Selenium
3 4 (13.79%) Gerrit
3 4 (13.79%) Mocha
3 4 (13.79%) Git (software)
3 4 (13.79%) Gradle
3 4 (13.79%) Artifactory
3 4 (13.79%) Jenkins
4 2 (6.90%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (6.90%) ERwin
4 2 (6.90%) SoapUI
5 1 (3.45%) Subversion
5 1 (3.45%) Introscope
5 1 (3.45%) Bugzilla
5 1 (3.45%) Ant
General
1 8 (27.59%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.90%) Banking
2 2 (6.90%) Investment Banking
2 2 (6.90%) General Ledger
3 1 (3.45%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (24.14%) Architect
1 7 (24.14%) Analyst
2 6 (20.69%) Project Manager
3 5 (17.24%) Support Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 4 (13.79%) DBA
4 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (13.79%) Java Architect
4 4 (13.79%) Oracle Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Oracle Support Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Oracle Applications Support Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Oracle Applications Support
5 3 (10.34%) Applications Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Applications Support
6 2 (6.90%) Technical Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Business Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Java Developer
7 1 (3.45%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.69%) Spring
2 5 (17.24%) JAX-RS
2 5 (17.24%) REST
2 5 (17.24%) JSON
2 5 (17.24%) HTML
2 5 (17.24%) J2EE
2 5 (17.24%) JDBC
3 4 (13.79%) RESTEasy
3 4 (13.79%) Apache Camel
3 4 (13.79%) React
3 4 (13.79%) EclipseLink
3 4 (13.79%) Struts
3 4 (13.79%) Web Services
3 4 (13.79%) XML
3 4 (13.79%) CSS
3 4 (13.79%) Hibernate
3 4 (13.79%) YAML
3 4 (13.79%) Drools
3 4 (13.79%) Dojo
3 4 (13.79%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Open Source
1 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (13.79%) W3C
3 3 (10.34%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.45%) CMDB
5 1 (3.45%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (3.45%) Fat Client
5 1 (3.45%) Thin Client
5 1 (3.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (24.14%) Linux
2 5 (17.24%) CentOS
3 4 (13.79%) Ubuntu
4 2 (6.90%) UNIX
4 2 (6.90%) Windows
4 2 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.45%) SUSE
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.45%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (24.14%) Migration
1 7 (24.14%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (20.69%) Data Modelling
2 6 (20.69%) Project Management
2 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (17.24%) Data Analysis
4 4 (13.79%) Microservices
4 4 (13.79%) SOA
4 4 (13.79%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (13.79%) Configuration Management
4 4 (13.79%) MVC
4 4 (13.79%) Workflow
4 4 (13.79%) Scrum
4 4 (13.79%) Validation
4 4 (13.79%) Unit Testing
4 4 (13.79%) Data Protection
4 4 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (13.79%) Document Management
4 4 (13.79%) Data Virtualisation
5 3 (10.34%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 18 (62.07%) SQL
2 13 (44.83%) Java
3 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.45%) VB6
4 1 (3.45%) C++
4 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (31.03%) SC Cleared
1 9 (31.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 5 (17.24%) Active Directory
2 4 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (13.79%) Squid
2 4 (13.79%) Varnish
2 4 (13.79%) vCloud
3 1 (3.45%) vSphere
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (3.45%) VMware ESX
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 5 (17.24%) Puppet
1 5 (17.24%) Ansible
2 4 (13.79%) Salt
2 4 (13.79%) Kibana
2 4 (13.79%) logstash
2 4 (13.79%) Rundeck
2 4 (13.79%) ZABBIX
2 4 (13.79%) HAProxy
3 1 (3.45%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (3.45%) Data Guard
3 1 (3.45%) BladeLogic
3 1 (3.45%) Tivoli
3 1 (3.45%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) Red Hat
2 7 (24.14%) Citrix
3 6 (20.69%) VMware
4 5 (17.24%) Avaya
4 5 (17.24%) Cisco
5 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
5 4 (13.79%) Pega
5 4 (13.79%) Splunk
5 4 (13.79%) Twitter
6 3 (10.34%) Greenplum
6 3 (10.34%) IBM
7 2 (6.90%) Cognos
7 2 (6.90%) Sun
7 2 (6.90%) Teradata
8 1 (3.45%) Metastorm
8 1 (3.45%) Perforce
8 1 (3.45%) OpenText
8 1 (3.45%) TIBCO
8 1 (3.45%) Business Objects
8 1 (3.45%) Vignette