The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 26 2 5
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +3
Contract jobs citing Oracle 7 31 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 3.23% 17.03% 18.30%
As % of the Vendors category 8.14% 35.63% 39.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 15 7
Average daily rate
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£521 £450 £418
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.83% +7.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £263 £412
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £538 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £30.01 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+27.47% -11.75%
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 Dorset region.

Vendors Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
86 87 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 39.63% 47.80% 46.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 48 24
Average daily rate £310 £350 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.42% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £125 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £526 £456
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 10
Average hourly rate £24.50 - £40.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.25 - £10.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 - £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 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
Bournemouth -13 6 £600 +42.85% 12
Poole - 1 £443 - 3
Weymouth - - - -
Oracle
South West

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 16 (64.00%) SQL
2 15 (60.00%) PL/SQL
3 9 (36.00%) Oracle OWB
3 9 (36.00%) Oracle ODI
4 7 (28.00%) Finance
4 7 (28.00%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (20.00%) Oracle Database
6 4 (16.00%) Oracle APEX
6 4 (16.00%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (16.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (16.00%) Data Guard
6 4 (16.00%) Dimensional Modelling
6 4 (16.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (16.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 4 (16.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 4 (16.00%) SOA
6 4 (16.00%) ETL
6 4 (16.00%) Java
6 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
6 4 (16.00%) Perl
6 4 (16.00%) .NET
6 4 (16.00%) Oracle RMAN
6 4 (16.00%) SAN
6 4 (16.00%) Shell Script
7 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (12.00%) Banking
7 3 (12.00%) J2EE
7 3 (12.00%) SQL Server

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 (16.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (12.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.00%) SAS
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (4.00%) JCAPS
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (4.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (36.00%) Oracle OWB
1 9 (36.00%) Oracle ODI
2 7 (28.00%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (20.00%) Oracle Database
4 4 (16.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (12.00%) Star Schema
6 2 (8.00%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (8.00%) MySQL
7 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
7 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
7 1 (4.00%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (4.00%) Maven
General
1 7 (28.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (64.00%) Developer
2 7 (28.00%) Oracle Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Technical Leader
4 2 (8.00%) Oracle SOA Developer
4 2 (8.00%) SOA Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Java Developer
4 2 (8.00%) PHP Developer
4 2 (8.00%) .NET Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Programmer
5 1 (4.00%) Database Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) DBA
5 1 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Architect
5 1 (4.00%) C# Developer
5 1 (4.00%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (4.00%) VB Developer
5 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) .NET
2 3 (12.00%) J2EE
2 3 (12.00%) CSS
2 3 (12.00%) HTML
2 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (12.00%) jQuery
3 2 (8.00%) CakePHP
3 2 (8.00%) Spring
3 2 (8.00%) Ajax
3 2 (8.00%) JSON
3 2 (8.00%) Hibernate
4 1 (4.00%) JDBC
4 1 (4.00%) Struts
4 1 (4.00%) Web Services
4 1 (4.00%) XML
4 1 (4.00%) EJB
4 1 (4.00%) JMS
4 1 (4.00%) Java Concurrency
4 1 (4.00%) iBATIS
4 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) User Experience
2 1 (4.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) zOS
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (16.00%) Dimensional Modelling
2 4 (16.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (16.00%) SOA
2 4 (16.00%) ETL
3 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.00%) Kimball Methodology
4 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (8.00%) ITIL
5 1 (4.00%) Process Management
5 1 (4.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (4.00%) Project Management
5 1 (4.00%) Scrum
5 1 (4.00%) Migration
5 1 (4.00%) Zachman Framework
5 1 (4.00%) TOGAF
5 1 (4.00%) TDD
5 1 (4.00%) Pair Programming
5 1 (4.00%) UML
5 1 (4.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 16 (64.00%) SQL
2 15 (60.00%) PL/SQL
3 4 (16.00%) Java
3 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (16.00%) Perl
3 4 (16.00%) Shell Script
4 3 (12.00%) C#
5 2 (8.00%) PHP5
5 2 (8.00%) PHP
6 1 (4.00%) VB
6 1 (4.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (16.00%) Oracle RAC
1 4 (16.00%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) Data Guard
1 4 (16.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 1 (4.00%) Informatica
1 1 (4.00%) IBM
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft