The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 22 July 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 Dorset 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 14 2 7
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +5
Contract jobs citing Oracle 13 61 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 6.19% 24.90% 15.03%
As % of the Vendors category 16.88% 52.14% 35.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 41 24
Average daily rate
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£491 £400 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.81% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £370 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £554 £450 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £17.56
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £34.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+2.89% +4.54%
Vendors Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
77 117 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 36.67% 47.76% 42.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 77 72
Average daily rate £420 £393 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.00% +4.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £198 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £483 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 5
Average hourly rate £15.50 £21.00 £16.66
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.19% +26.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £15.35 £9.56
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £24.00 £25.39
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
Oracle
South West

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

Oracle
Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

Oracle Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

Oracle
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Oracle Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

Oracle
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 22 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Bournemouth -9 10 £483 +22.92% 7
Poole +2 1 - -
Weymouth - - - - 1
Wimborne - - - - 1
Oracle
South West

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 23 (54.76%) SQL
2 20 (47.62%) Finance
3 18 (42.86%) Oracle Database
4 14 (33.33%) SAN
5 12 (28.57%) UNIX
6 11 (26.19%) SQL Server
6 11 (26.19%) Linux
6 11 (26.19%) PL/SQL
7 10 (23.81%) .NET
7 10 (23.81%) Perl
7 10 (23.81%) Java
7 10 (23.81%) Windows
7 10 (23.81%) ITIL
7 10 (23.81%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (21.43%) Oracle Database 11g
8 9 (21.43%) NAS
9 8 (19.05%) Mainframe
9 8 (19.05%) E-Commerce
9 8 (19.05%) SOA
9 8 (19.05%) VMware
9 8 (19.05%) Essbase
9 8 (19.05%) Oracle RAC
10 7 (16.67%) Oracle RMAN
10 7 (16.67%) NFS
10 7 (16.67%) TCP/IP
10 7 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
10 7 (16.67%) iSCSI
10 7 (16.67%) Data Guard
10 7 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
10 7 (16.67%) Relational Database

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 4 (9.52%) WebLogic
2 3 (7.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (7.14%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (4.76%) CICS
3 2 (4.76%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (2.38%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Oracle EBS R12
1 4 (9.52%) Oracle Financials
1 4 (9.52%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 14 (33.33%) SAN
2 9 (21.43%) NAS
3 7 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 7 (16.67%) iSCSI
4 4 (9.52%) DNS
5 3 (7.14%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (42.86%) Oracle Database
2 11 (26.19%) SQL Server
3 9 (21.43%) Oracle Database 11g
4 8 (19.05%) Essbase
5 7 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
5 7 (16.67%) Relational Database
6 6 (14.29%) Oracle BI EE
7 5 (11.90%) RDBMS
8 2 (4.76%) OLAP
8 2 (4.76%) Oracle OLAP
9 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (2.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (2.38%) Subversion
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle Forms
General
1 20 (47.62%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (33.33%) Developer
2 9 (21.43%) Architect
2 9 (21.43%) Solutions Architect
3 8 (19.05%) Oracle DBA
3 8 (19.05%) DBA
4 7 (16.67%) Consultant
5 6 (14.29%) Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) Essbase Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Lead Architect
7 3 (7.14%) Oracle Consultant
7 3 (7.14%) Storage Administrator
7 3 (7.14%) Solutions Designer
7 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 3 (7.14%) Administrator
7 3 (7.14%) Oracle Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Lead Designer
7 3 (7.14%) Designer
7 3 (7.14%) Lead Solutions Architect
8 2 (4.76%) Environment Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) Essbase Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (23.81%) .NET
2 6 (14.29%) Spring
3 2 (4.76%) Spring MVC
3 2 (4.76%) Spring Web Flow
3 2 (4.76%) ISPF
4 1 (2.38%) JSON
4 1 (2.38%) Ajax
4 1 (2.38%) CakePHP
4 1 (2.38%) JMS
4 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.38%) CSS
4 1 (2.38%) SOAP
4 1 (2.38%) XML
4 1 (2.38%) J2EE
4 1 (2.38%) HTML
4 1 (2.38%) SAML
4 1 (2.38%) Middleware
4 1 (2.38%) jQuery
4 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.38%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.05%) Mainframe
2 5 (11.90%) Replication
3 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (28.57%) UNIX
2 11 (26.19%) Linux
3 10 (23.81%) Windows
4 2 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.38%) Solaris
5 1 (2.38%) zOS
5 1 (2.38%) Android
5 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.81%) ITIL
1 10 (23.81%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (19.05%) E-Commerce
2 8 (19.05%) SOA
3 7 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (9.52%) Capacity Management
4 4 (9.52%) B2B
4 4 (9.52%) Project Management
4 4 (9.52%) Migration
4 4 (9.52%) Incident Management
5 3 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (7.14%) MVC
5 3 (7.14%) ITIL V3
6 2 (4.76%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (4.76%) Software Architecture
6 2 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (4.76%) Configuration Management
6 2 (4.76%) UML
6 2 (4.76%) Business Continuity
6 2 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 23 (54.76%) SQL
2 11 (26.19%) PL/SQL
3 10 (23.81%) Perl
3 10 (23.81%) Java
4 4 (9.52%) PowerShell
4 4 (9.52%) Shell Script
5 3 (7.14%) VBA
6 2 (4.76%) JCL
6 2 (4.76%) REXX
7 1 (2.38%) AWK
7 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.38%) C#
7 1 (2.38%) PHP
7 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.38%) PHP5
7 1 (2.38%) Bourne shell
7 1 (2.38%) sed
Qualifications
1 6 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (9.52%) NCDA
3 2 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.38%) CIMA
4 1 (2.38%) Sun Certification
4 1 (2.38%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.90%) Solvency II
System Software
1 8 (19.05%) Oracle RAC
2 7 (16.67%) Oracle RMAN
2 7 (16.67%) NFS
3 3 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.76%) RACF
4 2 (4.76%) VMware ESX
4 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (2.38%) Xen
5 1 (2.38%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 7 (16.67%) Data Guard
2 2 (4.76%) CA Endevor
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 8 (19.05%) VMware
2 6 (14.29%) NetApp
3 5 (11.90%) Hyperion
3 5 (11.90%) Cognos
4 2 (4.76%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.38%) Business Objects
5 1 (2.38%) IBM
5 1 (2.38%) CA
5 1 (2.38%) TIBCO
5 1 (2.38%) webMethods