The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 17 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 East Midlands 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 27 21 11
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -10
Contract jobs citing Oracle 99 82 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 6.17% 6.34% 9.87%
As % of the Vendors category 15.00% 14.24% 22.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 40 84
Average daily rate £385 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £271 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £380
% change year-on-year
- -1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 8
Average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £55.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.80 £25.10 £36.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £33.50 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £26.28
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +23.66%
Vendors Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
660 576 618
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 41.15% 44.51% 43.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 267 237 291
Average daily rate £313 £315 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.79% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £105 £230 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 57 50
Average hourly rate £14.50 £20.50 £20.03
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.26% +2.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £32.50 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
Oracle
England

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Oracle
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Oracle Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Oracle
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Oracle Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Oracle
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Oracle Hourly Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Oracle
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 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
Leicestershire +3 28 £325 -18.75% 2
Lincolnshire - 20 £425 - 1
Nottinghamshire -5 17 £400 +11.11% 21
Northamptonshire -9 11 £265 -18.46% 10
Derbyshire -22 6 £500 +48.14% 1
Oracle
England

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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.

1 125 (58.41%) SQL
2 66 (30.84%) Oracle Database
3 58 (27.10%) PL/SQL
4 50 (23.36%) XML
5 45 (21.03%) UNIX
6 42 (19.63%) Windows
7 39 (18.22%) SQL Server
8 38 (17.76%) Java
9 35 (16.36%) Oracle Reports
10 33 (15.42%) Finance
10 33 (15.42%) Migration
11 31 (14.49%) .NET
11 31 (14.49%) Oracle EBS R12
12 30 (14.02%) Linux
13 28 (13.08%) Oracle BI Publisher
14 27 (12.62%) Business Intelligence
14 27 (12.62%) Manufacturing
15 25 (11.68%) Security Cleared
16 24 (11.21%) Microsoft
17 23 (10.75%) Oracle Database 10g
17 23 (10.75%) JavaScript
17 23 (10.75%) HTML
17 23 (10.75%) Oracle Database 11g
18 21 (9.81%) Oracle BI EE
18 21 (9.81%) Relational Database
19 19 (8.88%) Oracle Forms
20 18 (8.41%) MS Office
20 18 (8.41%) Oracle Applications
21 17 (7.94%) J2EE
21 17 (7.94%) Web Services

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 (3.74%) Oracle Workflow
2 6 (2.80%) IIS
2 6 (2.80%) WebSphere
3 4 (1.87%) Oracle Coherence
4 3 (1.40%) Oracle Application Server
4 3 (1.40%) Oracle Spatial
4 3 (1.40%) CMS
5 2 (0.93%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.93%) Apache
5 2 (0.93%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (0.47%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (0.47%) Liferay
6 1 (0.47%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.47%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.47%) CICS
6 1 (0.47%) NetWeaver
6 1 (0.47%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
Applications
1 18 (8.41%) MS Office
2 17 (7.94%) MS Excel
3 12 (5.61%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (2.80%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.47%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 31 (14.49%) Oracle EBS R12
2 18 (8.41%) Oracle Applications
3 16 (7.48%) Oracle EBS
3 16 (7.48%) Oracle Payables
3 16 (7.48%) Oracle Receivables
4 14 (6.54%) Oracle General Ledger
5 12 (5.61%) Oracle 11i
5 12 (5.61%) Oracle ERP
6 11 (5.14%) Oracle Financials
7 10 (4.67%) Oracle Manufacturing
8 8 (3.74%) Oracle ASCP
9 7 (3.27%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 6 (2.80%) Oracle Assets
11 5 (2.34%) Oracle Cash Management
12 4 (1.87%) Magento
12 4 (1.87%) Oracle CRM
13 2 (0.93%) SAP FI
13 2 (0.93%) SAP FI/CO
13 2 (0.93%) SAP CO
13 2 (0.93%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.47%) SaaS
1 1 (0.47%) PaaS
1 1 (0.47%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.14%) TCP/IP
2 8 (3.74%) HTTP
2 8 (3.74%) HTTPS
3 6 (2.80%) Modbus
4 5 (2.34%) SAN
5 4 (1.87%) DHCP
5 4 (1.87%) DNS
6 2 (0.93%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (0.93%) Internet
6 2 (0.93%) 3G
6 2 (0.93%) Firewall
7 1 (0.47%) Wireless
7 1 (0.47%) LTE
7 1 (0.47%) VPN
7 1 (0.47%) LDAP
7 1 (0.47%) LAN
7 1 (0.47%) WAN
7 1 (0.47%) DMZ
7 1 (0.47%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (30.84%) Oracle Database
2 39 (18.22%) SQL Server
3 35 (16.36%) Oracle Reports
4 28 (13.08%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 23 (10.75%) Oracle Database 10g
5 23 (10.75%) Oracle Database 11g
6 21 (9.81%) Oracle BI EE
6 21 (9.81%) Relational Database
7 15 (7.01%) Oracle ODI
8 12 (5.61%) RDBMS
9 9 (4.21%) Oracle9i Database
9 9 (4.21%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (4.21%) OLAP
9 9 (4.21%) Oracle OLAP
10 6 (2.80%) Star Schema
11 5 (2.34%) MySQL
11 5 (2.34%) DB2
12 4 (1.87%) Essbase
13 3 (1.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 3 (1.40%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 19 (8.88%) Oracle Forms
2 8 (3.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 7 (3.27%) Visual Studio
3 7 (3.27%) JDeveloper
4 5 (2.34%) Ant
4 5 (2.34%) Toad
5 4 (1.87%) Eclipse
5 4 (1.87%) SoapUI
6 3 (1.40%) Jenkins
6 3 (1.40%) jMock
6 3 (1.40%) ProC
6 3 (1.40%) Subversion
6 3 (1.40%) Maven
6 3 (1.40%) JIRA
6 3 (1.40%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (0.93%) JUnit
7 2 (0.93%) PhoneGap
8 1 (0.47%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (0.47%) ERwin
8 1 (0.47%) Selenium
General
1 33 (15.42%) Finance
2 27 (12.62%) Manufacturing
3 4 (1.87%) Billing
4 3 (1.40%) Local Government
4 3 (1.40%) Marketing
4 3 (1.40%) Advertising
5 2 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (0.93%) General Ledger
5 2 (0.93%) Retail
6 1 (0.47%) French Language
6 1 (0.47%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.47%) Back Office
6 1 (0.47%) Electronics
6 1 (0.47%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.47%) Banking
6 1 (0.47%) Law
Job Titles
1 90 (42.06%) Developer
2 36 (16.82%) Consultant
3 29 (13.55%) Oracle Consultant
4 26 (12.15%) Oracle Developer
5 23 (10.75%) Analyst
6 16 (7.48%) Architect
6 16 (7.48%) OBIEE Developer
7 14 (6.54%) Software Developer
8 13 (6.07%) DBA
9 12 (5.61%) Oracle DBA
10 11 (5.14%) Java Developer
11 10 (4.67%) Solutions Architect
11 10 (4.67%) Test Analyst
12 9 (4.21%) Uniface Developer
13 8 (3.74%) Oracle Functional Consultant
13 8 (3.74%) Project Manager
13 8 (3.74%) Functional Consultant
13 8 (3.74%) Oracle Financials Consultant
14 7 (3.27%) SQL Developer
14 7 (3.27%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (23.36%) XML
2 31 (14.49%) .NET
3 23 (10.75%) HTML
4 17 (7.94%) J2EE
4 17 (7.94%) Web Services
5 15 (7.01%) SOAP
6 14 (6.54%) CSS
7 11 (5.14%) Spring
7 11 (5.14%) Middleware
7 11 (5.14%) Hibernate
8 9 (4.21%) Ajax
9 8 (3.74%) .NET Framework
10 7 (3.27%) REST
11 6 (2.80%) Oracle Streams
12 5 (2.34%) POSIX
12 5 (2.34%) DHTML
12 5 (2.34%) COM+
13 4 (1.87%) XSLT
13 4 (1.87%) JDBC
13 4 (1.87%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 10 (4.67%) Computer Science
2 8 (3.74%) Data Conversion
3 6 (2.80%) Replication
3 6 (2.80%) Mobile App
4 5 (2.34%) Data Integration
5 4 (1.87%) Mainframe
5 4 (1.87%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.40%) IBM Mainframe
7 2 (0.93%) GIS
7 2 (0.93%) PMI
7 2 (0.93%) iPhone
7 2 (0.93%) Open Source
7 2 (0.93%) Tandem
7 2 (0.93%) Economics
8 1 (0.47%) Statistics
8 1 (0.47%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.47%) Social Media
8 1 (0.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.47%) Firmware
8 1 (0.47%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 45 (21.03%) UNIX
2 42 (19.63%) Windows
3 30 (14.02%) Linux
4 10 (4.67%) AIX
4 10 (4.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (3.74%) Solaris
6 6 (2.80%) Apple iOS
6 6 (2.80%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (1.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.40%) Windows Vista
8 3 (1.40%) Android
8 3 (1.40%) Windows XP
8 3 (1.40%) HPUX
9 2 (0.93%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.47%) BlackBerry OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (15.42%) Migration
2 27 (12.62%) Business Intelligence
3 16 (7.48%) Analytics
4 14 (6.54%) Data Migration
5 13 (6.07%) Scrum
5 13 (6.07%) ERP
5 13 (6.07%) Configuration Management
6 12 (5.61%) Test Scripting
7 11 (5.14%) User Acceptance Testing
7 11 (5.14%) Logistics
8 10 (4.67%) Software Testing
8 10 (4.67%) Project Management
8 10 (4.67%) Service Management
8 10 (4.67%) Data Modelling
8 10 (4.67%) UML
9 9 (4.21%) Unit Testing
9 9 (4.21%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (3.74%) Waterfall
10 8 (3.74%) Multithreading
10 8 (3.74%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 125 (58.41%) SQL
2 58 (27.10%) PL/SQL
3 38 (17.76%) Java
4 23 (10.75%) JavaScript
5 16 (7.48%) C#
6 15 (7.01%) Shell Script
7 9 (4.21%) Uniface
8 8 (3.74%) C++
9 6 (2.80%) C
10 5 (2.34%) PHP
11 4 (1.87%) R
12 3 (1.40%) VB
13 2 (0.93%) Perl
14 1 (0.47%) COBOL
14 1 (0.47%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.47%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.47%) VBA
14 1 (0.47%) Python
14 1 (0.47%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.47%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 25 (11.68%) Security Cleared
2 14 (6.54%) Degree
3 11 (5.14%) ISEB
4 10 (4.67%) SC Cleared
5 5 (2.34%) OCP
5 5 (2.34%) Oracle Certification
6 4 (1.87%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.93%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.47%) CIPD
8 1 (0.47%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.14%) ISO 9001
1 11 (5.14%) TickIT
2 10 (4.67%) QA
3 1 (0.47%) SLA
3 1 (0.47%) GAAP
System Software
1 7 (3.27%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.87%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (0.93%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.47%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (0.47%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (1.40%) Data Guard
1 3 (1.40%) Oracle Identity Management
2 2 (0.93%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.47%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.47%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (11.21%) Microsoft
2 12 (5.61%) HP
2 12 (5.61%) SAP
2 12 (5.61%) Siemens
3 8 (3.74%) IBM
4 6 (2.80%) JBoss
5 5 (2.34%) VMware
5 5 (2.34%) Northgate
6 4 (1.87%) Business Objects
6 4 (1.87%) Citrix
7 3 (1.40%) Cisco
7 3 (1.40%) Hyperion
7 3 (1.40%) JD Edwards
7 3 (1.40%) Zend
7 3 (1.40%) InterSystems
8 2 (0.93%) Google
8 2 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.93%) Mercator
8 2 (0.93%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.93%) Apple
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