The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 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 Devon 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 13 10 4
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -6
Contract jobs citing Oracle 27 24 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 10.76% 13.26% 26.01%
As % of the Vendors category 23.28% 26.97% 52.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 16 23
Average daily rate £406 £338 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.37% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £308 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £381 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £378
% change year-on-year
- -0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £45.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £26.28
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +23.66%
Vendors Category
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
116 89 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 46.22% 49.17% 49.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 53 40
Average daily rate £280 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.84% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £148 £165 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £413 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 9
Average hourly rate £12.98 £40.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.55% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.50 £16.30 £17.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £48.95 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
Oracle
South West

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Exeter +1 13 £414 +22.59% 1
Paignton - - - -
Oracle
South West

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 14 (40.00%) Java
1 14 (40.00%) SQL
1 14 (40.00%) .NET
2 9 (25.71%) Finance
3 8 (22.86%) Project Management
3 8 (22.86%) Middleware
3 8 (22.86%) PRINCE2
3 8 (22.86%) Oracle Fusion
4 7 (20.00%) Time Management
4 7 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 7 (20.00%) DB2
4 7 (20.00%) MS Project
4 7 (20.00%) PMI
4 7 (20.00%) PMP
4 7 (20.00%) PMI Certification
4 7 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (17.14%) Open Text
5 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
5 6 (17.14%) Data Modelling
5 6 (17.14%) Scrum
5 6 (17.14%) Knowledge Management
5 6 (17.14%) Security Cleared
5 6 (17.14%) Atlassian
5 6 (17.14%) Drupal
5 6 (17.14%) User Experience Design
5 6 (17.14%) Open Source
5 6 (17.14%) Information Architecture
5 6 (17.14%) Alfresco
6 5 (14.29%) Oracle Service Bus
6 5 (14.29%) Unit Testing

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 7 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 6 (17.14%) Drupal
2 6 (17.14%) Alfresco
3 5 (14.29%) Oracle Service Bus
4 3 (8.57%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.86%) Documentum
Applications
1 7 (20.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (2.86%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.29%) Intranet
2 1 (2.86%) LAN
2 1 (2.86%) WAN
2 1 (2.86%) Firewall
2 1 (2.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.00%) DB2
2 3 (8.57%) Oracle Database
2 3 (8.57%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (8.57%) MySQL
2 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (5.71%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle8/8i Database
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (2.86%) SQLPlus
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Oracle Forms
1 4 (11.43%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.86%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (2.86%) Subversion
2 1 (2.86%) JIRA
General
1 9 (25.71%) Finance
2 4 (11.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (37.14%) Developer
2 11 (31.43%) Project Manager
3 7 (20.00%) Technical Manager
3 7 (20.00%) Technical Project Manager
4 6 (17.14%) Architect
5 4 (11.43%) Java Developer
5 4 (11.43%) Microstrategy Developer
6 3 (8.57%) .NET Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Data Modeller
8 1 (2.86%) Talend Developer
8 1 (2.86%) Delivery Manager
8 1 (2.86%) Software Project Manager
8 1 (2.86%) Development Project Manager
8 1 (2.86%) IT Project Manager
8 1 (2.86%) Oracle DBA
8 1 (2.86%) Web Architect
8 1 (2.86%) JavaScript Developer
8 1 (2.86%) Software Manager
8 1 (2.86%) Analyst
8 1 (2.86%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (40.00%) .NET
2 8 (22.86%) Middleware
2 8 (22.86%) Oracle Fusion
3 5 (14.29%) Web Services
4 3 (8.57%) RESTful
4 3 (8.57%) JSON
4 3 (8.57%) Spring
4 3 (8.57%) Hibernate
4 3 (8.57%) SOAP
4 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET
5 2 (5.71%) XML
5 2 (5.71%) XSLT
5 2 (5.71%) HTML
5 2 (5.71%) CSS
6 1 (2.86%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) PMI
2 6 (17.14%) Open Source
3 1 (2.86%) Replication
3 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.86%) Project Management
1 8 (22.86%) PRINCE2
2 7 (20.00%) Time Management
2 7 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (17.14%) Data Modelling
3 6 (17.14%) Scrum
3 6 (17.14%) Knowledge Management
3 6 (17.14%) User Experience Design
3 6 (17.14%) Information Architecture
4 5 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 5 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (8.57%) Waterfall
5 3 (8.57%) MVC
5 3 (8.57%) Document Management
5 3 (8.57%) E-Commerce
6 2 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (5.71%) Migration
6 2 (5.71%) SOA
6 2 (5.71%) ETL
7 1 (2.86%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 14 (40.00%) Java
1 14 (40.00%) SQL
2 4 (11.43%) PL/SQL
3 3 (8.57%) VB.NET
3 3 (8.57%) JavaScript
3 3 (8.57%) C#
4 2 (5.71%) XQuery
4 2 (5.71%) VB
4 2 (5.71%) VB6
4 2 (5.71%) XPath
5 1 (2.86%) Ruby
5 1 (2.86%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) PMP
1 7 (20.00%) PMI Certification
2 6 (17.14%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.71%) MCAD
3 2 (5.71%) MCSD
4 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.29%) QA
2 1 (2.86%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.86%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 6 (17.14%) Open Text
1 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
1 6 (17.14%) Atlassian
2 5 (14.29%) MicroStrategy
3 3 (8.57%) hybris
4 1 (2.86%) Talend
4 1 (2.86%) Primavera