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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle
Rank 29 18 6
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -12
Contract jobs citing Oracle 4 4 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 1.61% 3.57% 17.50%
As % of the Vendors category 7.41% 7.02% 35.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 8
Average daily rate £438 £450 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £430 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £530 £573
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £384 £374
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +2.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +30.76%
Oracle
London

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
54 57 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 21.77% 50.89% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 41 26
Average daily rate £375 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 1
Average hourly rate - £25.00 £16.92
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +47.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.40 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+23.56% +5.45%

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
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 14 February 2016, 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 10 (66.67%) SQL
2 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 5 (33.33%) WAN
3 5 (33.33%) Cisco
3 5 (33.33%) Citrix
3 5 (33.33%) Avaya
3 5 (33.33%) Project Management
4 4 (26.67%) Finance
4 4 (26.67%) Migration
4 4 (26.67%) Linux
4 4 (26.67%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (26.67%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (26.67%) Java
5 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (20.00%) MySQL
5 3 (20.00%) Unix
5 3 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (20.00%) Change Management
5 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (20.00%) Greenplum
5 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (20.00%) Hadoop
5 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database
6 2 (13.33%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
6 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
6 2 (13.33%) Oracle Service Bus
6 2 (13.33%) ITIL

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 2 (13.33%) Oracle Service Bus
1 2 (13.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (6.67%) Tuxedo
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (6.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (26.67%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (20.00%) Hadoop
3 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 3 (20.00%) MySQL
3 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (6.67%) JIRA
1 1 (6.67%) Maven
1 1 (6.67%) SoapUI
1 1 (6.67%) Subversion
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Developer
1 5 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Java Developer
3 3 (20.00%) DBA
3 3 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (13.33%) IT Manager
4 2 (13.33%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Unix DBA
5 1 (6.67%) Java Middleware Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Middleware Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Middleware Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle Middleware Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Report Developer
5 1 (6.67%) SOA Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) Middleware
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (6.67%) SOAP
2 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Clustering
1 1 (6.67%) Mainframe
1 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Linux
2 3 (20.00%) Unix
3 1 (6.67%) AIX
3 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Project Management
2 4 (26.67%) Migration
3 3 (20.00%) Change Management
4 2 (13.33%) BCP
4 2 (13.33%) ITIL
4 2 (13.33%) SOA
5 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (6.67%) Business Transformation
5 1 (6.67%) ETL
5 1 (6.67%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
5 1 (6.67%) Quality Management
5 1 (6.67%) SDLC
5 1 (6.67%) Software Architecture
5 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.67%) Stress Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Supplier Management
5 1 (6.67%) TOGAF
5 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) SQL
2 5 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 4 (26.67%) Java
4 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (6.67%) Python
5 1 (6.67%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Certification
1 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) Data Quality
1 1 (6.67%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Avaya
1 5 (33.33%) Cisco
1 5 (33.33%) Citrix
2 3 (20.00%) Greenplum
3 1 (6.67%) Cadence
3 1 (6.67%) Embarcadero
3 1 (6.67%) Guidewire
3 1 (6.67%) Informatica
3 1 (6.67%) NICE Systems
3 1 (6.67%) Red Hat