The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 30 October 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 26 3 10
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +7
Contract jobs citing Oracle 21 24 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 6.89% 15.69% 12.78%
As % of the Vendors category 14.19% 45.28% 23.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 17 15
Average daily rate
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£600 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% +7.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £373 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.35% -0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Oracle
South West

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

Vendors Category
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
148 53 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 48.52% 34.64% 55.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 35 40
Average daily rate £315 £345 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.69% +6.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £165 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £405 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 25
Average hourly rate £12.50 £14.50 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.79% -22.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £14.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.69 £14.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in Devon

Oracle
Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the Devon region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014.

Oracle Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

Oracle
Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Oracle Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

Oracle
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle within the Devon region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Plymouth -6 12 £600 +71.42%
Exeter -25 5 £550 +39.24% 1
Barnstaple - - - -
Oracle
South West

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Devon 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 30 (58.82%) SQL
2 27 (52.94%) Java
3 17 (33.33%) Oracle BPM
3 17 (33.33%) Oracle Database
4 15 (29.41%) Microsoft
5 14 (27.45%) SOA
5 14 (27.45%) Finance
5 14 (27.45%) TOGAF
5 14 (27.45%) Enterprise Architecture
6 13 (25.49%) Oracle Database 11g
7 12 (23.53%) Sun
7 12 (23.53%) zOS
7 12 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (23.53%) IBM
7 12 (23.53%) DB2
7 12 (23.53%) SAP
7 12 (23.53%) UNIX
7 12 (23.53%) Windows
8 11 (21.57%) Process Improvement
9 10 (19.61%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (19.61%) C#
9 10 (19.61%) Delphi
9 10 (19.61%) WebLogic
10 9 (17.65%) BPEL
11 8 (15.69%) PL/SQL
11 8 (15.69%) Management Information System
12 7 (13.73%) Oracle Forms
12 7 (13.73%) E-Commerce
12 7 (13.73%) Data Modelling
12 7 (13.73%) Business Intelligence

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Devon 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 10 (19.61%) WebLogic
2 5 (9.80%) Oracle Service Bus
2 5 (9.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.96%) AquaLogic
3 1 (1.96%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 17 (33.33%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (3.92%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.92%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 13 (25.49%) Oracle Database 11g
3 12 (23.53%) DB2
4 4 (7.84%) NoSQL
5 3 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (3.92%) MongoDB
6 2 (3.92%) Pentaho
7 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.96%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.96%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (1.96%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 7 (13.73%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (7.84%) Eclipse
2 4 (7.84%) JDeveloper
3 1 (1.96%) JIRA
General
1 14 (27.45%) Finance
2 3 (5.88%) Retail
3 1 (1.96%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (37.25%) Architect
2 13 (25.49%) Solutions Architect
2 13 (25.49%) Developer
3 11 (21.57%) Oracle Developer
4 8 (15.69%) SQL Developer
4 8 (15.69%) Oracle Consultant
4 8 (15.69%) Technical Leader
4 8 (15.69%) Consultant
5 7 (13.73%) PL/SQL Developer
6 6 (11.76%) Oracle Forms Developer
6 6 (11.76%) Technical Architect
7 3 (5.88%) DBA
8 2 (3.92%) Middleware Consultant
8 2 (3.92%) Oracle SOA Consultant
8 2 (3.92%) Oracle DBA
8 2 (3.92%) SOA Consultant
8 2 (3.92%) Administrator
8 2 (3.92%) Business Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Analyst
9 1 (1.96%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.76%) XML
1 6 (11.76%) Oracle ADF
2 4 (7.84%) jQuery
2 4 (7.84%) XSLT
2 4 (7.84%) CSS
2 4 (7.84%) Web Services
2 4 (7.84%) J2EE
2 4 (7.84%) HTML
2 4 (7.84%) Middleware
3 3 (5.88%) .NET
4 2 (3.92%) OpenID
4 2 (3.92%) SAML
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.69%) Management Information System
2 7 (13.73%) Open Source
3 4 (7.84%) IBM Mainframe
3 4 (7.84%) Computer Science
3 4 (7.84%) Mainframe
4 2 (3.92%) Reference Data
4 2 (3.92%) User Experience
5 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.96%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 12 (23.53%) zOS
1 12 (23.53%) UNIX
1 12 (23.53%) Windows
2 4 (7.84%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (27.45%) SOA
1 14 (27.45%) TOGAF
1 14 (27.45%) Enterprise Architecture
2 12 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (21.57%) Process Improvement
4 10 (19.61%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (17.65%) BPEL
6 7 (13.73%) E-Commerce
6 7 (13.73%) Data Modelling
6 7 (13.73%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (13.73%) Data Architecture
6 7 (13.73%) Mentoring
7 6 (11.76%) BPMN
7 6 (11.76%) Waterfall
7 6 (11.76%) Asset Management
7 6 (11.76%) Project Management
8 5 (9.80%) UML
8 5 (9.80%) Software Engineering
8 5 (9.80%) Systems Analysis
8 5 (9.80%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 30 (58.82%) SQL
2 27 (52.94%) Java
3 10 (19.61%) C#
3 10 (19.61%) Delphi
4 8 (15.69%) PL/SQL
5 4 (7.84%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (13.73%) Degree
2 3 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (5.88%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.96%) BC Cleared
3 1 (1.96%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.80%) QA
2 4 (7.84%) PCI DSS
3 2 (3.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (3.92%) ISO 9001
3 2 (3.92%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 12 (23.53%) Sun
2 12 (23.53%) IBM
2 12 (23.53%) SAP
3 4 (7.84%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.96%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.96%) Remedy
4 1 (1.96%) VMware