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 27 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 27 7 6
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -1
Contract jobs citing Oracle 7 31 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 3.18% 16.23% 15.98%
As % of the Vendors category 9.09% 43.66% 40.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 15 17
Average daily rate
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£366 £413 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.21% +17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £200 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £391 £500 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £21.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £37.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-19.98% +4.15%
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
77 71 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 35.00% 37.17% 39.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 39 46
Average daily rate £300 £250 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -19.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £175 £171
10% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £444 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 4 2
Average hourly rate £19.50 £12.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.50% -70.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

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
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 27 May 2015. 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
Exeter -15 4 £398 -6.36% 2
Plymouth +3 3 £335 -33.00% 2
Oracle
South West

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 19 (54.29%) Security Cleared
2 18 (51.43%) SC Cleared
2 18 (51.43%) Oracle Database
2 18 (51.43%) SQL
3 14 (40.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 14 (40.00%) PL/SQL
4 11 (31.43%) Oracle Database 11g
4 11 (31.43%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (28.57%) Migration
6 9 (25.71%) Oracle EBS
6 9 (25.71%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (22.86%) Oracle Application Server
7 8 (22.86%) Oracle RAC
7 8 (22.86%) Oracle EBS R12
7 8 (22.86%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 8 (22.86%) Oracle Exadata
7 8 (22.86%) Oracle Database 12c
7 8 (22.86%) Oracle 9iAS
7 8 (22.86%) Solaris
7 8 (22.86%) Linux
7 8 (22.86%) Oracle 11i
7 8 (22.86%) XML
8 7 (20.00%) Java
8 7 (20.00%) Oracle Certification
8 7 (20.00%) Patch Management
8 7 (20.00%) Unit Testing
9 6 (17.14%) JSON
9 6 (17.14%) JIRA
9 6 (17.14%) Automated Testing
9 6 (17.14%) Git (software)

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 8 (22.86%) Oracle 9iAS
1 8 (22.86%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.86%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.71%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (25.71%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (22.86%) Oracle 11i
2 8 (22.86%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (8.57%) Oracle HRMS
3 3 (8.57%) Summit
4 2 (5.71%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle Payroll
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (2.86%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) VPN
1 1 (2.86%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (51.43%) Oracle Database
2 14 (40.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 11 (31.43%) Oracle Database 11g
4 9 (25.71%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (22.86%) Oracle Exadata
5 8 (22.86%) Oracle Database 12c
5 8 (22.86%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 5 (14.29%) Oracle Discoverer
6 5 (14.29%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 4 (11.43%) MongoDB
7 4 (11.43%) NoSQL
8 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
8 3 (8.57%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (2.86%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (17.14%) JIRA
1 6 (17.14%) Git (software)
2 5 (14.29%) Toad
2 5 (14.29%) Subversion
3 3 (8.57%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.86%) PVCS
General
1 3 (8.57%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 18 (51.43%) Developer
2 9 (25.71%) Oracle Developer
2 9 (25.71%) Database Developer
3 8 (22.86%) DBA
3 8 (22.86%) Oracle DBA
4 4 (11.43%) Administrator
5 3 (8.57%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 3 (8.57%) Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Oracle Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Security Administrator
7 1 (2.86%) Procurement Officer
7 1 (2.86%) PMO Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) SOA Architect
7 1 (2.86%) Business Data Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Oracle Architect
7 1 (2.86%) Oracle SOA Architect
7 1 (2.86%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.86%) XML
2 6 (17.14%) JSON
3 3 (8.57%) .NET
4 1 (2.86%) J2EE
4 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.86%) Web Services
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (2.86%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
1 1 (2.86%) Statistics
1 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
1 1 (2.86%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.86%) Solaris
1 8 (22.86%) Linux
2 5 (14.29%) AIX
3 1 (2.86%) Windows
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (28.57%) Migration
3 7 (20.00%) Patch Management
3 7 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 6 (17.14%) Automated Testing
5 5 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (5.71%) Project Management
6 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.86%) CRM
7 1 (2.86%) ERP
7 1 (2.86%) SOA
7 1 (2.86%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.86%) BPEL
7 1 (2.86%) System Testing
7 1 (2.86%) Data Migration
7 1 (2.86%) High Availability
7 1 (2.86%) Change Control
7 1 (2.86%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (2.86%) Procure-to-pay
Programming Languages
1 18 (51.43%) SQL
2 14 (40.00%) PL/SQL
3 7 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (2.86%) C#
4 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.86%) VB
4 1 (2.86%) VB.NET
4 1 (2.86%) VB6
Qualifications
1 19 (54.29%) Security Cleared
2 18 (51.43%) SC Cleared
3 7 (20.00%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (2.86%) Degree
4 1 (2.86%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) ISO 9001
1 3 (8.57%) ISO 14001
2 1 (2.86%) P3O
System Software
1 8 (22.86%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (17.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.71%) SAP