The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Croydon region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 8 6 9
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Contract jobs citing Oracle 16 9 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 15.09% 13.04% 11.32%
As % of the Vendors category 21.92% 24.32% 24.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 10
Average daily rate £370 £495 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.25% +4.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £486 £435
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £510 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.63 £32.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+21.92% +20.37%
Vendors Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
73 37 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 68.87% 53.62% 45.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 24 40
Average daily rate £475 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £495 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 2
Average hourly rate £19.00 - £15.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
Oracle
London

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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 2014, 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 11 (37.93%) SQL
2 8 (27.59%) Migration
3 7 (24.14%) Finance
3 7 (24.14%) Degree
4 6 (20.69%) UNIX
5 5 (17.24%) Oracle Financials
5 5 (17.24%) ETL
5 5 (17.24%) Java
5 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
5 5 (17.24%) Project Management
5 5 (17.24%) Citrix
5 5 (17.24%) Data Migration
6 4 (13.79%) SC Cleared
6 4 (13.79%) Security Cleared
6 4 (13.79%) ISEB
6 4 (13.79%) Change Management
6 4 (13.79%) Programme Management
6 4 (13.79%) Cisco
6 4 (13.79%) Avaya
6 4 (13.79%) ITIL
6 4 (13.79%) Data Modelling
6 4 (13.79%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (13.79%) NAS
7 3 (10.34%) Open Source
7 3 (10.34%) Information Architecture
7 3 (10.34%) F5
7 3 (10.34%) Oracle EBS R12
7 3 (10.34%) Big Data
7 3 (10.34%) Data Analytics
7 3 (10.34%) Analytics

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle General Ledger
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) NAS
2 3 (10.34%) TCP/IP
3 2 (6.90%) Network Security
3 2 (6.90%) IPsec
3 2 (6.90%) Firewall
3 2 (6.90%) VPN
3 2 (6.90%) FTP
3 2 (6.90%) HTTP
3 2 (6.90%) HTTPS
3 2 (6.90%) SSL
3 2 (6.90%) LDAP
4 1 (3.45%) PABX
4 1 (3.45%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.79%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (10.34%) Big Data
3 3 (10.34%) Oracle Database
3 3 (10.34%) DataStage
4 2 (6.90%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (3.45%) OLTP
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) NUnit
1 1 (3.45%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 7 (24.14%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.45%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Project Manager
2 4 (13.79%) Architect
3 3 (10.34%) Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) Data Architect
3 3 (10.34%) Information Architect
4 2 (6.90%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Manager
4 2 (6.90%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Technical Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Project Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Test Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Programme Manager
5 1 (3.45%) SCADA Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Business Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Test Manager
5 1 (3.45%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) J2EE
2 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.45%) SOAP
2 1 (3.45%) Web Services
2 1 (3.45%) XML
2 1 (3.45%) .NET
2 1 (3.45%) WinForms
2 1 (3.45%) WPF
2 1 (3.45%) LINQ
2 1 (3.45%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Open Source
2 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.45%) iPad
3 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.45%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.69%) UNIX
2 3 (10.34%) Linux
2 3 (10.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (6.90%) Windows
3 2 (6.90%) Solaris
4 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) Migration
2 5 (17.24%) ETL
2 5 (17.24%) Project Management
2 5 (17.24%) Data Migration
3 4 (13.79%) Change Management
3 4 (13.79%) Programme Management
3 4 (13.79%) ITIL
3 4 (13.79%) Data Modelling
4 3 (10.34%) Information Architecture
4 3 (10.34%) Data Analytics
4 3 (10.34%) Analytics
4 3 (10.34%) BCP
4 3 (10.34%) Scrum
4 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (10.34%) Data Architecture
4 3 (10.34%) Test Scripting
4 3 (10.34%) TOGAF
4 3 (10.34%) Software Engineering
5 2 (6.90%) Unit Testing
5 2 (6.90%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 11 (37.93%) SQL
2 5 (17.24%) Java
3 3 (10.34%) C
4 2 (6.90%) Perl
4 2 (6.90%) PL/SQL
4 2 (6.90%) Python
5 1 (3.45%) C#
5 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.45%) VBScript
5 1 (3.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) Degree
2 4 (13.79%) SC Cleared
2 4 (13.79%) Security Cleared
2 4 (13.79%) ISEB
3 3 (10.34%) HND
4 1 (3.45%) HNC
4 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.45%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) QA
1 2 (6.90%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.90%) Samba
3 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) Citrix
2 4 (13.79%) Cisco
2 4 (13.79%) Avaya
3 3 (10.34%) F5
3 3 (10.34%) Cognos
3 3 (10.34%) Siebel
3 3 (10.34%) NetApp
3 3 (10.34%) Red Hat
3 3 (10.34%) IBM
3 3 (10.34%) VMware
4 2 (6.90%) Sun
4 2 (6.90%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.45%) Talend
5 1 (3.45%) SAP
5 1 (3.45%) Hyperion
5 1 (3.45%) Informatica
5 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.45%) Cadence
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