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 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 27 18 5
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -13
Contract jobs citing Oracle 16 26 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 4.92% 8.28% 19.10%
As % of the Vendors category 12.03% 22.81% 40.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 20 18
Average daily rate
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£405 £550 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.36% +49.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £324 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £600 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £44.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £37.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +15.38%
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
133 114 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 40.92% 36.31% 47.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 77 43
Average daily rate £350 £315 £341
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £600 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 11
Average hourly rate £22.50 £14.50 £18.11
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.17% -19.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £12.50 £17.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £22.65 £43.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

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 27 August 2015.

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 27 August 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 +1 7 £375 -31.81% 2
Plymouth -13 6 £505 -15.83% 1
Oracle
South West

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (82.61%) SQL
2 14 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (52.17%) PL/SQL
4 11 (47.83%) Java
5 10 (43.48%) Automated Testing
6 9 (39.13%) Security Cleared
7 8 (34.78%) SC Cleared
7 8 (34.78%) Git (software)
8 7 (30.43%) Oracle Forms
8 7 (30.43%) Oracle Reports
8 7 (30.43%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (26.09%) Linux
9 6 (26.09%) Data Modelling
9 6 (26.09%) UNIX
9 6 (26.09%) JIRA
9 6 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (26.09%) Relational Database
10 5 (21.74%) SDLC
10 5 (21.74%) Talend
10 5 (21.74%) Linked Data
10 5 (21.74%) JSON
10 5 (21.74%) Unit Testing
10 5 (21.74%) QA
10 5 (21.74%) Talend Open Studio
10 5 (21.74%) XML
10 5 (21.74%) ETL
10 5 (21.74%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 5 (21.74%) Finance
10 5 (21.74%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (17.39%) Subversion

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 2 (8.70%) ArcGIS
2 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Project
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) VPN
1 1 (4.35%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) Oracle Reports
1 7 (30.43%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (26.09%) Relational Database
3 5 (21.74%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (13.04%) MongoDB
4 3 (13.04%) NoSQL
4 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (4.35%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (34.78%) Git (software)
2 7 (30.43%) Oracle Forms
3 6 (26.09%) JIRA
4 5 (21.74%) Talend Open Studio
5 4 (17.39%) Subversion
6 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (78.26%) Developer
2 7 (30.43%) Oracle Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Database Developer
3 5 (21.74%) ETL Developer
4 3 (13.04%) SQL Developer
4 3 (13.04%) PL/SQL Developer
5 2 (8.70%) SQL Database Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Business Manager
6 1 (4.35%) SAP Basis Architect
6 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Cognos Developer
6 1 (4.35%) SAP Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Oracle Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Oracle Forms Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Business Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) webMethods Developer
6 1 (4.35%) SAP Basis Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) XML
1 5 (21.74%) JSON
2 2 (8.70%) HTML
2 2 (8.70%) CSS
2 2 (8.70%) HTML5
2 2 (8.70%) CSS3
3 1 (4.35%) SOAP
3 1 (4.35%) Web Services
3 1 (4.35%) RESTful
3 1 (4.35%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Linked Data
2 3 (13.04%) Statistics
3 1 (4.35%) Data Integration
3 1 (4.35%) Visualisation
3 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.35%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) Linux
1 6 (26.09%) UNIX
2 1 (4.35%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) AIX
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (43.48%) Automated Testing
3 6 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (26.09%) Data Modelling
4 5 (21.74%) ETL
4 5 (21.74%) Unit Testing
4 5 (21.74%) SDLC
5 2 (8.70%) Migration
6 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.35%) Project Planning
6 1 (4.35%) System Testing
6 1 (4.35%) Data Architecture
6 1 (4.35%) Kimball Methodology
6 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.35%) Project Management
6 1 (4.35%) Regression Testing
6 1 (4.35%) SOA
6 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2
6 1 (4.35%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 19 (82.61%) SQL
2 12 (52.17%) PL/SQL
3 11 (47.83%) Java
4 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (39.13%) Security Cleared
2 8 (34.78%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) BC Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) QA
2 3 (13.04%) ISO 9001
2 3 (13.04%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Talend
2 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.70%) Cognos
4 1 (4.35%) IBM
4 1 (4.35%) webMethods
4 1 (4.35%) SAP