The table below looks at the statistics 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 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 8 9 22
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +13
Contract jobs citing Oracle 309 327 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 11.19% 10.86% 6.73%
As % of the Vendors category 22.23% 22.77% 15.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 149 57
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £258 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £501 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 15
Average hourly rate £36.38 £35.80 £30.89
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.60% +15.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.85 £29.80 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £81.65 £39.55 £37.24
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £39.25 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-10.82% +15.44%
Oracle
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Vendors Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1390 1436 952
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 50.33% 47.68% 43.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 750 706 429
Average daily rate £375 £375 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £190 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 97 131
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.03 £40.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -7.89%

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 6 May 2015.

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 6 May 2015.

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 6 May 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
Essex +4 92 £315 -21.25% 6
Hertfordshire 0 79 £400 +3.22% 29
Cambridgeshire -11 53 £348 -13.12% 28
Bedfordshire +9 50 £450 +20.00% 6
Suffolk +13 26 £450 +91.48% 5
Norfolk +7 9 £625 +86.56% 3
East Anglia +7 1 £290 -
Oracle
England

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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.

1 189 (31.24%) SQL
2 164 (27.11%) Finance
3 129 (21.32%) Oracle Database
4 127 (20.99%) Linux
5 110 (18.18%) .NET
6 100 (16.53%) Agile Software Development
7 93 (15.37%) Java
7 93 (15.37%) SQL Server
8 91 (15.04%) Windows
9 88 (14.55%) XML
10 87 (14.38%) UNIX
11 71 (11.74%) SOA
12 69 (11.40%) WebLogic
13 67 (11.07%) HTML
14 62 (10.25%) C#
14 62 (10.25%) Microsoft
15 60 (9.92%) ETL
15 60 (9.92%) JavaScript
16 58 (9.59%) Solaris
17 55 (9.09%) SAP
18 53 (8.76%) PL/SQL
18 53 (8.76%) Retail
19 52 (8.60%) Business Intelligence
19 52 (8.60%) User Acceptance Testing
20 51 (8.43%) jQuery
21 49 (8.10%) Oracle EBS
22 47 (7.77%) Security Cleared
23 46 (7.60%) Oracle EBS R12
24 45 (7.44%) Project Management
24 45 (7.44%) Middleware

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

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 69 (11.40%) WebLogic
2 29 (4.79%) WebSphere
3 27 (4.46%) JBoss
3 27 (4.46%) Tomcat
3 27 (4.46%) SharePoint
4 22 (3.64%) Apache
5 20 (3.31%) Oracle UPK
6 12 (1.98%) WebLogic Portal
7 11 (1.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 11 (1.82%) Oracle Application Server
8 9 (1.49%) MQSeries
9 8 (1.32%) Oracle Workflow
10 7 (1.16%) IIS
11 6 (0.99%) SAS
12 5 (0.83%) MS Exchange
12 5 (0.83%) GlassFish
12 5 (0.83%) WildFly
13 4 (0.66%) Zope
13 4 (0.66%) Plone
14 3 (0.50%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 33 (5.45%) MS Excel
2 20 (3.31%) MS Office
3 13 (2.15%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.50%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.33%) MS Project
6 1 (0.17%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 49 (8.10%) Oracle EBS
2 46 (7.60%) Oracle EBS R12
3 28 (4.63%) Oracle Payables
4 27 (4.46%) Oracle Financials
5 20 (3.31%) Oracle General Ledger
6 18 (2.98%) Oracle Receivables
7 16 (2.64%) Oracle iProcurement
8 15 (2.48%) Oracle Cash Management
9 10 (1.65%) Agresso
10 9 (1.49%) Oracle Retail
11 8 (1.32%) Oracle Internet Expenses
11 8 (1.32%) Oracle Applications
12 7 (1.16%) Oracle 11i
12 7 (1.16%) Maximo
12 7 (1.16%) Oracle ERP
12 7 (1.16%) Oracle Assets
13 4 (0.66%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
13 4 (0.66%) Dynamics NAV
14 3 (0.50%) HFM
14 3 (0.50%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 24 (3.97%) Taleo
2 17 (2.81%) SaaS
3 16 (2.64%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (1.16%) PaaS
5 5 (0.83%) IBM SmartCloud
6 4 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (0.33%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.33%) Amazon Glacier
8 1 (0.17%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.17%) IaaS
8 1 (0.17%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 24 (3.97%) DNS
2 17 (2.81%) LDAP
3 13 (2.15%) Firewall
4 11 (1.82%) TCP/IP
5 10 (1.65%) SAN
5 10 (1.65%) LAN
6 9 (1.49%) Intranet
6 9 (1.49%) 2G
7 8 (1.32%) VPN
7 8 (1.32%) Radio Access Network
8 7 (1.16%) 4G
8 7 (1.16%) FTP
8 7 (1.16%) Internet
8 7 (1.16%) 3G
8 7 (1.16%) WAN
8 7 (1.16%) SSH
8 7 (1.16%) LTE
9 6 (0.99%) Telnet
9 6 (0.99%) HTTP
10 5 (0.83%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 129 (21.32%) Oracle Database
2 93 (15.37%) SQL Server
3 42 (6.94%) Oracle Database 11g
4 39 (6.45%) Relational Database
5 36 (5.95%) MySQL
6 31 (5.12%) Oracle Database 10g
7 30 (4.96%) Oracle BI EE
7 30 (4.96%) Data Warehouse
8 29 (4.79%) Oracle Reports
9 18 (2.98%) RDBMS
10 14 (2.31%) QlikView
11 12 (1.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 11 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 11 (1.82%) MongoDB
13 10 (1.65%) Oracle ODI
14 9 (1.49%) Hadoop
15 8 (1.32%) MariaDB
15 8 (1.32%) Oracle OLAP
15 8 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
15 8 (1.32%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 36 (5.95%) Visual Studio
2 23 (3.80%) Oracle Forms
3 19 (3.14%) JUnit
3 19 (3.14%) Git (software)
4 17 (2.81%) JIRA
5 12 (1.98%) Selenium
5 12 (1.98%) Maven
6 10 (1.65%) Jenkins
7 9 (1.49%) Talend Open Studio
7 9 (1.49%) Ant
8 8 (1.32%) Eclipse
9 7 (1.16%) Subversion
9 7 (1.16%) LoadRunner
10 6 (0.99%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
10 6 (0.99%) Toad
10 6 (0.99%) Cucumber
11 5 (0.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 5 (0.83%) ProC
12 4 (0.66%) AccuRev
13 3 (0.50%) Moq
General
1 164 (27.11%) Finance
2 53 (8.76%) Retail
3 29 (4.79%) Telecoms
4 17 (2.81%) Local Government
5 10 (1.65%) Back Office
6 9 (1.49%) Billing
7 8 (1.32%) General Ledger
7 8 (1.32%) Banking
7 8 (1.32%) Legal
8 5 (0.83%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.50%) Marketing
10 2 (0.33%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.17%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 161 (26.61%) Developer
2 98 (16.20%) Analyst
2 98 (16.20%) Architect
3 73 (12.07%) Consultant
4 50 (8.26%) Project Manager
5 44 (7.27%) Oracle Consultant
6 43 (7.11%) Solutions Architect
7 34 (5.62%) .NET Developer
7 34 (5.62%) C# Developer
8 32 (5.29%) Business Analyst
9 29 (4.79%) Oracle Developer
10 27 (4.46%) C# .NET Developer
11 25 (4.13%) Java Developer
12 22 (3.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 22 (3.64%) Test Analyst
12 22 (3.64%) Technical Architect
13 21 (3.47%) Functional Consultant
14 20 (3.31%) Infrastructure Architect
15 17 (2.81%) Oracle Functional Consultant
15 17 (2.81%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (18.18%) .NET
2 88 (14.55%) XML
3 67 (11.07%) HTML
4 51 (8.43%) jQuery
5 45 (7.44%) CSS
5 45 (7.44%) J2EE
5 45 (7.44%) Web Services
5 45 (7.44%) Middleware
6 34 (5.62%) WCF
7 32 (5.29%) ASP.NET
8 28 (4.63%) Spring
9 25 (4.13%) Hibernate
10 20 (3.31%) .NET Framework
11 18 (2.98%) REST
11 18 (2.98%) XHTML
12 17 (2.81%) SOAP
12 17 (2.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 17 (2.81%) HTML5
13 15 (2.48%) Oracle Fusion
13 15 (2.48%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 28 (4.63%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (3.47%) Management Information System
3 19 (3.14%) Computer Science
4 17 (2.81%) E-Learning
5 16 (2.64%) Data Integration
6 15 (2.48%) Visualisation
7 12 (1.98%) Enterprise Software
8 11 (1.82%) Clustering
9 7 (1.16%) GIS
10 6 (0.99%) Open Source
10 6 (0.99%) Data Protection Act
10 6 (0.99%) Mathematics
10 6 (0.99%) Data Structures
11 5 (0.83%) User Experience
11 5 (0.83%) Fat Client
11 5 (0.83%) AS400
11 5 (0.83%) Replication
11 5 (0.83%) Thin Client
12 4 (0.66%) Applied Mathematics
12 4 (0.66%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 127 (20.99%) Linux
2 91 (15.04%) Windows
3 87 (14.38%) UNIX
4 58 (9.59%) Solaris
5 16 (2.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (1.98%) AIX
7 10 (1.65%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (1.16%) Oracle Linux
9 6 (0.99%) Mac OS X
10 5 (0.83%) HPUX
10 5 (0.83%) Windows 7
10 5 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (0.66%) Windows XP
11 4 (0.66%) Debian
12 3 (0.50%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (0.50%) VMS
13 2 (0.33%) Android
13 2 (0.33%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (0.33%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (16.53%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (11.74%) SOA
3 60 (9.92%) ETL
4 52 (8.60%) Business Intelligence
4 52 (8.60%) User Acceptance Testing
5 45 (7.44%) Project Management
6 44 (7.27%) ERP
7 41 (6.78%) MVC
8 35 (5.79%) Migration
9 29 (4.79%) Performance Tuning
10 28 (4.63%) CRM
11 27 (4.46%) E-Commerce
11 27 (4.46%) UML
12 26 (4.30%) ITIL
13 25 (4.13%) Scrum
14 22 (3.64%) Stakeholder Management
14 22 (3.64%) Systems Analysis
14 22 (3.64%) OOD
15 21 (3.47%) TDD
15 21 (3.47%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 189 (31.24%) SQL
2 93 (15.37%) Java
3 62 (10.25%) C#
4 60 (9.92%) JavaScript
5 53 (8.76%) PL/SQL
6 36 (5.95%) Shell Script
7 24 (3.97%) Python
8 20 (3.31%) Perl
9 18 (2.98%) PHP
10 12 (1.98%) C++
10 12 (1.98%) VB
11 10 (1.65%) C
11 10 (1.65%) Bash Shell
12 9 (1.49%) Ruby
12 9 (1.49%) PowerShell
13 7 (1.16%) T-SQL
14 5 (0.83%) Korn
15 4 (0.66%) VBA
15 4 (0.66%) VBScript
16 3 (0.50%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 47 (7.77%) Security Cleared
2 38 (6.28%) SC Cleared
3 27 (4.46%) Degree
4 10 (1.65%) ISEB
4 10 (1.65%) Sun Certification
5 8 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (1.16%) MCPD
7 6 (0.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 5 (0.83%) CIPD
9 4 (0.66%) LPIC
9 4 (0.66%) Oracle Certification
10 2 (0.33%) CCNA
10 2 (0.33%) OCP
10 2 (0.33%) OCA
10 2 (0.33%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.33%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.17%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.17%) MCP
11 1 (0.17%) HNC
11 1 (0.17%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (2.98%) QA
2 10 (1.65%) SLA
3 2 (0.33%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.17%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 21 (3.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (2.98%) Active Directory
3 11 (1.82%) vSphere
4 10 (1.65%) Oracle RAC
4 10 (1.65%) VMware ESX
5 8 (1.32%) Hyper-V
6 7 (1.16%) Firmware
6 7 (1.16%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (0.66%) PowerHA
7 4 (0.66%) vCloud
7 4 (0.66%) ProxySG
8 3 (0.50%) XenApp
8 3 (0.50%) SRDF
9 2 (0.33%) Tivoli Directory Server
9 2 (0.33%) HDFS
10 1 (0.17%) Oracle Clusterware
10 1 (0.17%) Novell eDirectory
10 1 (0.17%) ACF2
10 1 (0.17%) RACF
10 1 (0.17%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 14 (2.31%) SCOM
2 11 (1.82%) BMC PATROL
3 9 (1.49%) NSN NetAct
4 7 (1.16%) Tivoli
5 5 (0.83%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (0.66%) Oracle RMAN
7 3 (0.50%) Tivoli Identity Manager
7 3 (0.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 3 (0.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 3 (0.50%) CA Single Sign-On
7 3 (0.50%) Data Guard
8 2 (0.33%) Oozie
8 2 (0.33%) HP Data Protector
9 1 (0.17%) Nessus
9 1 (0.17%) Nmap
9 1 (0.17%) Puppet
9 1 (0.17%) Oracle Identity Manager
9 1 (0.17%) Novell Identity Manager
9 1 (0.17%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.17%) OpenView
Vendors
1 62 (10.25%) Microsoft
2 55 (9.09%) SAP
3 39 (6.45%) VMware
4 25 (4.13%) IBM
5 21 (3.47%) Cisco
6 20 (3.31%) Red Hat
7 19 (3.14%) HP
8 16 (2.64%) EMC
8 16 (2.64%) TIBCO
9 15 (2.48%) Hyperion
9 15 (2.48%) Sun
9 15 (2.48%) Business Objects
10 14 (2.31%) Citrix
10 14 (2.31%) BMC
11 12 (1.98%) BEA
11 12 (1.98%) Informatica
12 11 (1.82%) JDA
12 11 (1.82%) Cognos
12 11 (1.82%) Tableau
13 9 (1.49%) Talend
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