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 of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 23 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 East of England 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 9 20 13
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -7
Contract jobs citing Oracle 320 163 247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 10.78% 6.82% 8.15%
As % of the Vendors category 23.41% 14.67% 17.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 86 117
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £228 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 10 12
Average hourly rate £31.50 £33.50 £34.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.97% -3.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.40 £25.00 £12.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.10 £38.75 £42.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £34.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.89% -8.00%
Vendors Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1367 1111 1416
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 46.04% 46.49% 46.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 731 496 663
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 154 122 136
Average hourly rate £24.50 £22.66 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.12% -17.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £37.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
Oracle
England

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Oracle
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the East of England region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Oracle Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Oracle
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Oracle Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Oracle
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the East of England region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Oracle Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

Oracle
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 23 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
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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
Cambridgeshire +8 87 £400 +8.84% 33
Essex +15 71 £444 +12.69% 1
Hertfordshire +11 71 £325 -18.75% 24
Bedfordshire +14 68 £419 -1.47% 12
Suffolk -15 11 £250 -24.81% 2
Norfolk -6 8 £600 +118.18%
Oracle
England

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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.

1 311 (45.80%) SQL
2 190 (27.98%) Finance
3 161 (23.71%) Java
4 141 (20.77%) Oracle Database
5 134 (19.73%) SQL Server
6 124 (18.26%) Linux
7 120 (17.67%) UNIX
8 119 (17.53%) .NET
9 109 (16.05%) HTML
10 78 (11.49%) PL/SQL
10 78 (11.49%) JavaScript
11 77 (11.34%) Data Warehouse
12 73 (10.75%) XML
13 72 (10.60%) J2EE
13 72 (10.60%) WebLogic
13 72 (10.60%) ETL
14 71 (10.46%) Windows
15 70 (10.31%) Relational Database
16 64 (9.43%) C#
16 64 (9.43%) Microsoft
17 61 (8.98%) jQuery
18 59 (8.69%) Migration
19 57 (8.39%) CSS
20 52 (7.66%) Solaris
20 52 (7.66%) Data Modelling
21 51 (7.51%) ITIL
21 51 (7.51%) Oracle EBS R12
22 50 (7.36%) HTML5
22 50 (7.36%) ASP.NET
23 49 (7.22%) Oracle Reports

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 72 (10.60%) WebLogic
2 41 (6.04%) Apache
3 36 (5.30%) WebSphere
4 30 (4.42%) Tomcat
5 27 (3.98%) SharePoint
6 24 (3.53%) MS Exchange
7 20 (2.95%) MQSeries
8 16 (2.36%) IIS
8 16 (2.36%) Oracle Service Bus
9 14 (2.06%) BizTalk Server
10 12 (1.77%) WebSphere Application Server
11 10 (1.47%) IBM HTTP Server
12 9 (1.33%) CMS
13 7 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2010
13 7 (1.03%) Adobe CQ
14 6 (0.88%) Oracle Workflow
14 6 (0.88%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 5 (0.74%) SAS
15 5 (0.74%) Oracle Application Server
15 5 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 32 (4.71%) MS Office
2 22 (3.24%) MS Excel
3 7 (1.03%) MS Project
4 6 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.59%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.29%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.15%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 51 (7.51%) Oracle EBS R12
2 48 (7.07%) Oracle EBS
3 34 (5.01%) Oracle Payables
4 32 (4.71%) Oracle General Ledger
5 27 (3.98%) Oracle Receivables
6 20 (2.95%) Oracle Financials
7 16 (2.36%) Oracle Cash Management
7 16 (2.36%) Oracle Assets
8 13 (1.91%) Agresso
9 12 (1.77%) Oracle CRM
10 8 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
10 8 (1.18%) Oracle Internet Expenses
11 7 (1.03%) Oracle 11i
12 6 (0.88%) Dynamics AX
12 6 (0.88%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
13 5 (0.74%) Remedy ITSM
13 5 (0.74%) Oracle Payroll
13 5 (0.74%) Oracle HRMS
14 4 (0.59%) Oracle Applications
14 4 (0.59%) RiskWrite
Cloud Services
1 13 (1.91%) SaaS
2 5 (0.74%) Taleo
2 5 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.44%) IBM SmartCloud
4 1 (0.15%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (3.68%) HTTP
2 19 (2.80%) Internet
3 15 (2.21%) SMTP
4 14 (2.06%) LDAP
5 13 (1.91%) DHCP
5 13 (1.91%) DNS
6 8 (1.18%) TCP/IP
7 6 (0.88%) Firewall
7 6 (0.88%) Network Security
8 5 (0.74%) IPsec
8 5 (0.74%) VLAN
8 5 (0.74%) VPN
8 5 (0.74%) LAN
9 4 (0.59%) SAN
9 4 (0.59%) NAS
10 2 (0.29%) Fibre Channel
10 2 (0.29%) Intranet
10 2 (0.29%) PuTTY
10 2 (0.29%) Wireshark
11 1 (0.15%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 141 (20.77%) Oracle Database
2 134 (19.73%) SQL Server
3 77 (11.34%) Data Warehouse
4 70 (10.31%) Relational Database
5 49 (7.22%) Oracle Reports
6 41 (6.04%) MySQL
7 36 (5.30%) RDBMS
8 29 (4.27%) Oracle Database 11g
9 25 (3.68%) Oracle ODI
9 25 (3.68%) DB2
10 18 (2.65%) Oracle Database 10g
11 17 (2.50%) Essbase
12 13 (1.91%) Crystal Reports
13 10 (1.47%) Data Mart
13 10 (1.47%) DataStage
13 10 (1.47%) MariaDB
14 9 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 8 (1.18%) BusinessObjects XI
16 7 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
16 7 (1.03%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 44 (6.48%) Visual Studio
2 26 (3.83%) Oracle Forms
3 22 (3.24%) Eclipse
4 20 (2.95%) JUnit
5 17 (2.50%) Ant
5 17 (2.50%) Subversion
6 16 (2.36%) Git (software)
7 15 (2.21%) Maven
8 11 (1.62%) RequisitePro
9 8 (1.18%) Jenkins
10 7 (1.03%) Log4j
10 7 (1.03%) Selenium
10 7 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (0.74%) Oracle APEX
11 5 (0.74%) PowerDesigner
12 4 (0.59%) NUnit
12 4 (0.59%) LoadRunner
12 4 (0.59%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
12 4 (0.59%) MSTest
13 3 (0.44%) JIRA
General
1 190 (27.98%) Finance
2 47 (6.92%) Retail
3 23 (3.39%) Manufacturing
4 21 (3.09%) Banking
5 18 (2.65%) General Ledger
6 14 (2.06%) Pharmaceutical
6 14 (2.06%) Telecoms
7 11 (1.62%) Automotive
8 8 (1.18%) Marketing
9 7 (1.03%) Legal
9 7 (1.03%) Local Government
10 4 (0.59%) Billing
11 3 (0.44%) Publishing
11 3 (0.44%) Back Office
12 2 (0.29%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.29%) Advertising
13 1 (0.15%) Games
13 1 (0.15%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 220 (32.40%) Developer
2 155 (22.83%) Analyst
3 74 (10.90%) Architect
4 60 (8.84%) Business Analyst
5 50 (7.36%) Java Developer
5 50 (7.36%) .NET Developer
6 49 (7.22%) Consultant
7 47 (6.92%) C# Developer
8 45 (6.63%) C# .NET Developer
9 40 (5.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 40 (5.89%) ASP.NET Developer
10 39 (5.74%) Project Manager
11 31 (4.57%) DBA
12 30 (4.42%) Solutions Architect
13 29 (4.27%) Oracle DBA
13 29 (4.27%) Oracle Developer
14 26 (3.83%) Data Analyst
15 23 (3.39%) Oracle Consultant
16 22 (3.24%) Support Analyst
17 19 (2.80%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (17.53%) .NET
2 109 (16.05%) HTML
3 73 (10.75%) XML
4 72 (10.60%) J2EE
5 61 (8.98%) jQuery
6 57 (8.39%) CSS
7 50 (7.36%) ASP.NET
7 50 (7.36%) HTML5
8 47 (6.92%) Web Services
9 38 (5.60%) Hibernate
9 38 (5.60%) Spring
10 25 (3.68%) Middleware
11 23 (3.39%) Struts
12 22 (3.24%) Ajax
13 18 (2.65%) Servlets
13 18 (2.65%) SOAP
13 18 (2.65%) XSD
13 18 (2.65%) XSLT
13 18 (2.65%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 17 (2.50%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 24 (3.53%) Enterprise Software
2 21 (3.09%) Open Source
3 20 (2.95%) Management Information System
4 19 (2.80%) EPoS
5 16 (2.36%) PKI
6 15 (2.21%) Mobile App
6 15 (2.21%) Visualisation
7 13 (1.91%) Computer Science
8 11 (1.62%) Replication
9 10 (1.47%) Mainframe
9 10 (1.47%) Data Integration
10 9 (1.33%) Mathematics
10 9 (1.33%) Clustering
10 9 (1.33%) NHS
11 8 (1.18%) N-Tier
11 8 (1.18%) Statistics
12 7 (1.03%) Informatics
12 7 (1.03%) Client/Server
12 7 (1.03%) Web 2.0
13 6 (0.88%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 124 (18.26%) Linux
2 120 (17.67%) UNIX
3 71 (10.46%) Windows
4 52 (7.66%) Solaris
5 31 (4.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 25 (3.68%) AIX
7 18 (2.65%) Mac OS X
8 10 (1.47%) SUSE
9 9 (1.33%) HPUX
9 9 (1.33%) Apple iOS
10 8 (1.18%) Oracle Linux
11 6 (0.88%) Windows 7
11 6 (0.88%) Android
11 6 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
12 5 (0.74%) CentOS
13 4 (0.59%) Windows Server 2003
14 2 (0.29%) Windows 8
15 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
15 1 (0.15%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (0.15%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (10.60%) ETL
2 59 (8.69%) Migration
3 52 (7.66%) Data Modelling
4 51 (7.51%) ITIL
5 49 (7.22%) Project Management
6 48 (7.07%) Agile Software Development
7 47 (6.92%) ERP
8 46 (6.77%) Business Intelligence
9 45 (6.63%) OO
10 44 (6.48%) Performance Tuning
11 42 (6.19%) E-Commerce
12 41 (6.04%) Web Development
13 40 (5.89%) UML
14 37 (5.45%) Data Analysis
15 35 (5.15%) Unit Testing
16 34 (5.01%) User Acceptance Testing
17 33 (4.86%) CRM
18 32 (4.71%) PRINCE2
18 32 (4.71%) TDD
18 32 (4.71%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 311 (45.80%) SQL
2 161 (23.71%) Java
3 78 (11.49%) JavaScript
3 78 (11.49%) PL/SQL
4 64 (9.43%) C#
5 39 (5.74%) Perl
6 32 (4.71%) PHP
7 26 (3.83%) VB
8 21 (3.09%) Tcl
9 17 (2.50%) Shell Script
10 14 (2.06%) VBA
11 13 (1.91%) T-SQL
12 11 (1.62%) C++
13 8 (1.18%) Python
13 8 (1.18%) LINC
13 8 (1.18%) XPath
14 6 (0.88%) Korn
14 6 (0.88%) VB.NET
15 5 (0.74%) PHP5
15 5 (0.74%) VB6
Qualifications
1 34 (5.01%) Degree
2 27 (3.98%) Security Cleared
3 23 (3.39%) SC Cleared
4 18 (2.65%) Sun Certification
5 15 (2.21%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (0.74%) Oracle Certification
7 5 (0.74%) RHCE
7 5 (0.74%) MCSE
7 5 (0.74%) ISEB
8 3 (0.44%) OCP
8 3 (0.44%) CTC Cleared
8 3 (0.44%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (0.29%) APMP
9 2 (0.29%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.15%) MCITP
10 1 (0.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.15%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (3.68%) QA
2 9 (1.33%) Data Quality
3 8 (1.18%) SLA
4 6 (0.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.15%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 22 (3.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (3.09%) Active Directory
3 16 (2.36%) VMware ESX
4 11 (1.62%) Oracle RMAN
5 10 (1.47%) Oracle RAC
6 6 (0.88%) Hyper-V
6 6 (0.88%) XenApp
7 5 (0.74%) vSphere
8 4 (0.59%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 4 (0.59%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 2 (0.29%) Terminal Services
9 2 (0.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 1 (0.15%) RACF
10 1 (0.15%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.15%) Xen
10 1 (0.15%) VMFS
10 1 (0.15%) XenServer
10 1 (0.15%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 27 (3.98%) Tivoli
2 18 (2.65%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 15 (2.21%) OpenSSO
4 14 (2.06%) HP Quality Center
4 14 (2.06%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 14 (2.06%) Data Guard
5 9 (1.33%) SCOM
6 6 (0.88%) NSN NetAct
6 6 (0.88%) EMC NetWorker
6 6 (0.88%) Control-M
7 4 (0.59%) Backup Exec
7 4 (0.59%) WSUS
7 4 (0.59%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 3 (0.44%) Opsview
8 3 (0.44%) SCCM
8 3 (0.44%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 2 (0.29%) HP SIM
10 1 (0.15%) Puppet
10 1 (0.15%) FortiGate
10 1 (0.15%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 64 (9.43%) Microsoft
2 46 (6.77%) IBM
2 46 (6.77%) SAP
3 37 (5.45%) Red Hat
4 35 (5.15%) HP
5 33 (4.86%) JBoss
6 32 (4.71%) Sun
7 28 (4.12%) VMware
8 26 (3.83%) Business Objects
9 19 (2.80%) Citrix
10 18 (2.65%) NetApp
10 18 (2.65%) Cisco
11 15 (2.21%) Informatica
12 11 (1.62%) EMC
13 10 (1.47%) Sybase
14 9 (1.33%) BMC
15 8 (1.18%) Dell
15 8 (1.18%) Adobe
15 8 (1.18%) Splunk
16 7 (1.03%) Tableau
Peterborough
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £435 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
JM
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Volt
Rate: £500.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Yoh Company
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
JM
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Volt
Rate: £500.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £350 - 400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Interquest - IQ ERP
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £500 - £540 per day
Posted: 5 days ago