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 30 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 9 21 12
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -9
Contract jobs citing Oracle 329 161 249
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 10.87% 6.77% 8.22%
As % of the Vendors category 24.16% 14.70% 17.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 89 116
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 £245 £230 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 11 14
Average hourly rate £32.61 £33.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.17% +1.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.75 £25.00 £13.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £37.50 £39.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £33.30 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+12.61% -11.20%
Vendors Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1362 1095 1409
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 45.00% 46.03% 46.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 739 491 648
Average daily rate £353 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £200 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 150 120 139
Average hourly rate £24.50 £22.66 £26.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.12% -13.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.55 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.85 £37.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.56
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.87%
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 30 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 30 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 30 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
Cambridgeshire +8 86 £400 +10.34% 37
Hertfordshire +14 79 £384 -4.06% 20
Essex +12 69 £444 +12.69% 5
Bedfordshire +10 69 £425 - 12
Suffolk -12 11 £250 -24.81% 1
Norfolk -4 10 £600 +71.42%
Oracle
England

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 304 (45.04%) SQL
2 199 (29.48%) Finance
3 155 (22.96%) Java
4 143 (21.19%) Oracle Database
5 128 (18.96%) SQL Server
6 121 (17.93%) Linux
7 116 (17.19%) UNIX
7 116 (17.19%) .NET
8 99 (14.67%) HTML
9 81 (12.00%) Data Warehouse
10 72 (10.67%) J2EE
11 70 (10.37%) WebLogic
11 70 (10.37%) PL/SQL
11 70 (10.37%) XML
11 70 (10.37%) ETL
12 69 (10.22%) Windows
12 69 (10.22%) JavaScript
13 67 (9.93%) Microsoft
14 63 (9.33%) Relational Database
15 61 (9.04%) C#
16 59 (8.74%) jQuery
17 58 (8.59%) Business Intelligence
17 58 (8.59%) Migration
18 55 (8.15%) Solaris
19 53 (7.85%) CSS
20 50 (7.41%) ITIL
20 50 (7.41%) Data Modelling
20 50 (7.41%) Project Management
20 50 (7.41%) Retail
20 50 (7.41%) Oracle EBS R12

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

For the 6 months to 30 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 70 (10.37%) WebLogic
2 40 (5.93%) Apache
3 36 (5.33%) WebSphere
4 33 (4.89%) Tomcat
5 27 (4.00%) SharePoint
6 25 (3.70%) MS Exchange
7 21 (3.11%) MQSeries
8 17 (2.52%) Oracle Service Bus
9 16 (2.37%) IIS
10 14 (2.07%) BizTalk Server
11 12 (1.78%) SAS
11 12 (1.78%) WebSphere Application Server
12 10 (1.48%) IBM HTTP Server
13 9 (1.33%) CMS
14 8 (1.19%) Adobe CQ
15 7 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2010
16 6 (0.89%) Oracle HTTP Server
17 5 (0.74%) Oracle Workflow
17 5 (0.74%) Oracle Application Server
17 5 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 30 (4.44%) MS Office
2 21 (3.11%) MS Excel
3 8 (1.19%) SPSS
4 6 (0.89%) MS Project
5 5 (0.74%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.59%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.15%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 50 (7.41%) Oracle EBS R12
2 48 (7.11%) Oracle EBS
3 36 (5.33%) Oracle Payables
4 34 (5.04%) Oracle General Ledger
5 29 (4.30%) Oracle Receivables
6 20 (2.96%) Oracle Financials
7 18 (2.67%) Oracle Assets
8 16 (2.37%) Agresso
9 15 (2.22%) Oracle Cash Management
10 10 (1.48%) Oracle CRM
11 8 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
12 7 (1.04%) Oracle 11i
12 7 (1.04%) Oracle Internet Expenses
13 6 (0.89%) Dynamics AX
14 5 (0.74%) Oracle Payroll
14 5 (0.74%) Oracle HRMS
14 5 (0.74%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
14 5 (0.74%) Remedy ITSM
15 4 (0.59%) Magento
15 4 (0.59%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.63%) 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 (3.70%) HTTP
2 21 (3.11%) Internet
3 16 (2.37%) SMTP
4 13 (1.93%) DHCP
4 13 (1.93%) DNS
4 13 (1.93%) LDAP
5 8 (1.19%) TCP/IP
6 6 (0.89%) Network Security
6 6 (0.89%) SAN
6 6 (0.89%) Firewall
7 5 (0.74%) IPsec
7 5 (0.74%) VPN
7 5 (0.74%) LAN
7 5 (0.74%) VLAN
8 4 (0.59%) NAS
9 2 (0.30%) Wireshark
9 2 (0.30%) Fibre Channel
9 2 (0.30%) Intranet
10 1 (0.15%) DMZ
10 1 (0.15%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 143 (21.19%) Oracle Database
2 128 (18.96%) SQL Server
3 81 (12.00%) Data Warehouse
4 63 (9.33%) Relational Database
5 46 (6.81%) Oracle Reports
6 44 (6.52%) MySQL
7 35 (5.19%) RDBMS
8 29 (4.30%) Oracle Database 11g
9 25 (3.70%) Oracle ODI
10 24 (3.56%) DB2
11 17 (2.52%) Oracle Database 10g
12 15 (2.22%) Essbase
13 12 (1.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 10 (1.48%) SQL Server 2008
14 10 (1.48%) MariaDB
14 10 (1.48%) Data Mart
15 9 (1.33%) Crystal Reports
16 8 (1.19%) BusinessObjects XI
16 8 (1.19%) DataStage
17 7 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 40 (5.93%) Visual Studio
2 24 (3.56%) Oracle Forms
3 21 (3.11%) Eclipse
4 20 (2.96%) JUnit
5 17 (2.52%) Subversion
5 17 (2.52%) Ant
5 17 (2.52%) Git (software)
6 15 (2.22%) Maven
7 11 (1.63%) RequisitePro
8 7 (1.04%) Log4j
8 7 (1.04%) Jenkins
8 7 (1.04%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (1.04%) Selenium
9 5 (0.74%) PowerDesigner
9 5 (0.74%) Oracle APEX
10 4 (0.59%) MSTest
10 4 (0.59%) LoadRunner
10 4 (0.59%) NUnit
11 3 (0.44%) VisualVM
11 3 (0.44%) JIRA
General
1 199 (29.48%) Finance
2 50 (7.41%) Retail
3 24 (3.56%) Manufacturing
4 21 (3.11%) Banking
5 20 (2.96%) General Ledger
6 14 (2.07%) Pharmaceutical
6 14 (2.07%) Telecoms
7 11 (1.63%) Automotive
8 8 (1.19%) Marketing
9 7 (1.04%) Local Government
10 5 (0.74%) Legal
11 4 (0.59%) Billing
11 4 (0.59%) Advertising
12 3 (0.44%) Back Office
12 3 (0.44%) Publishing
13 2 (0.30%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.15%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.15%) Games
Job Titles
1 207 (30.67%) Developer
2 160 (23.70%) Analyst
3 80 (11.85%) Architect
4 68 (10.07%) Business Analyst
5 49 (7.26%) Consultant
6 46 (6.81%) .NET Developer
7 44 (6.52%) Java Developer
8 43 (6.37%) C# Developer
9 41 (6.07%) C# .NET Developer
10 39 (5.78%) Project Manager
11 37 (5.48%) ASP.NET Developer
11 37 (5.48%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 36 (5.33%) DBA
13 34 (5.04%) Solutions Architect
14 29 (4.30%) Oracle DBA
15 28 (4.15%) Oracle Developer
16 25 (3.70%) Data Analyst
17 22 (3.26%) Support Analyst
18 21 (3.11%) Oracle Consultant
19 20 (2.96%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (17.19%) .NET
2 99 (14.67%) HTML
3 72 (10.67%) J2EE
4 70 (10.37%) XML
5 59 (8.74%) jQuery
6 53 (7.85%) CSS
7 47 (6.96%) ASP.NET
7 47 (6.96%) HTML5
8 40 (5.93%) Web Services
9 36 (5.33%) Hibernate
9 36 (5.33%) Spring
10 29 (4.30%) Middleware
11 22 (3.26%) Ajax
12 21 (3.11%) Struts
13 20 (2.96%) SOAP
14 19 (2.81%) Servlets
15 18 (2.67%) XSD
16 17 (2.52%) XSLT
16 17 (2.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 17 (2.52%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 22 (3.26%) Open Source
2 19 (2.81%) EPoS
3 18 (2.67%) Enterprise Software
4 17 (2.52%) Management Information System
5 16 (2.37%) PKI
6 15 (2.22%) Mobile App
7 14 (2.07%) Visualisation
8 13 (1.93%) Computer Science
9 12 (1.78%) Data Integration
10 11 (1.63%) Clustering
10 11 (1.63%) Replication
11 10 (1.48%) Mathematics
12 9 (1.33%) Mainframe
13 8 (1.19%) Statistics
13 8 (1.19%) N-Tier
13 8 (1.19%) NHS
14 7 (1.04%) Informatics
14 7 (1.04%) Web 2.0
15 6 (0.89%) Data Extraction
15 6 (0.89%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 121 (17.93%) Linux
2 116 (17.19%) UNIX
3 69 (10.22%) Windows
4 55 (8.15%) Solaris
5 31 (4.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 21 (3.11%) AIX
7 13 (1.93%) Mac OS X
8 12 (1.78%) Oracle Linux
9 10 (1.48%) HPUX
9 10 (1.48%) SUSE
10 9 (1.33%) Apple iOS
11 6 (0.89%) Windows 7
11 6 (0.89%) Android
11 6 (0.89%) Windows Server 2008
12 5 (0.74%) CentOS
13 4 (0.59%) Windows Server 2003
14 2 (0.30%) Windows 8
15 1 (0.15%) Gentoo
15 1 (0.15%) Debian
15 1 (0.15%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (10.37%) ETL
2 58 (8.59%) Business Intelligence
2 58 (8.59%) Migration
3 50 (7.41%) ITIL
3 50 (7.41%) Data Modelling
3 50 (7.41%) Project Management
4 49 (7.26%) ERP
5 48 (7.11%) Agile Software Development
6 46 (6.81%) OO
6 46 (6.81%) E-Commerce
7 44 (6.52%) Data Analysis
7 44 (6.52%) Performance Tuning
8 41 (6.07%) UML
9 37 (5.48%) Scrum
10 36 (5.33%) Unit Testing
11 35 (5.19%) Web Development
12 33 (4.89%) PRINCE2
12 33 (4.89%) User Acceptance Testing
13 31 (4.59%) Analytics
13 31 (4.59%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 304 (45.04%) SQL
2 155 (22.96%) Java
3 70 (10.37%) PL/SQL
4 69 (10.22%) JavaScript
5 61 (9.04%) C#
6 44 (6.52%) Perl
7 34 (5.04%) PHP
8 25 (3.70%) VB
9 22 (3.26%) Tcl
10 19 (2.81%) Shell Script
11 13 (1.93%) T-SQL
12 12 (1.78%) VBA
13 11 (1.63%) LINC
14 10 (1.48%) C++
15 8 (1.19%) XPath
15 8 (1.19%) Python
16 6 (0.89%) Korn
16 6 (0.89%) VB.NET
17 5 (0.74%) PHP5
18 4 (0.59%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 34 (5.04%) Degree
2 29 (4.30%) Security Cleared
3 26 (3.85%) SC Cleared
4 18 (2.67%) Sun Certification
5 15 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
6 9 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (0.74%) ISEB
7 5 (0.74%) Oracle Certification
7 5 (0.74%) RHCE
7 5 (0.74%) MCSE
8 3 (0.44%) OCP
8 3 (0.44%) ISTQB
8 3 (0.44%) MCITP
9 2 (0.30%) APMP
9 2 (0.30%) CTC Cleared
9 2 (0.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (0.30%) MCDBA
9 2 (0.30%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.15%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (2.81%) QA
2 9 (1.33%) Data Quality
3 8 (1.19%) SLA
4 6 (0.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (3.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (3.11%) Active Directory
3 12 (1.78%) VMware ESX
4 11 (1.63%) Oracle RMAN
5 10 (1.48%) Oracle RAC
6 6 (0.89%) XenApp
6 6 (0.89%) Hyper-V
7 5 (0.74%) vSphere
8 4 (0.59%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 4 (0.59%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 2 (0.30%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 2 (0.30%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.15%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.15%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.15%) RACF
10 1 (0.15%) XenServer
10 1 (0.15%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 1 (0.15%) VMFS
10 1 (0.15%) Xen
Systems Management
1 22 (3.26%) Tivoli
2 18 (2.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 16 (2.37%) OpenSSO
4 14 (2.07%) Data Guard
4 14 (2.07%) HP Quality Center
5 9 (1.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 9 (1.33%) SCOM
6 6 (0.89%) EMC NetWorker
6 6 (0.89%) NSN NetAct
7 4 (0.59%) WSUS
7 4 (0.59%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 4 (0.59%) Backup Exec
8 3 (0.44%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 3 (0.44%) Control-M
8 3 (0.44%) Opsview
8 3 (0.44%) SCCM
9 2 (0.30%) HP SIM
10 1 (0.15%) OpenView
10 1 (0.15%) Tivoli Monitoring
10 1 (0.15%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 67 (9.93%) Microsoft
2 49 (7.26%) SAP
3 42 (6.22%) IBM
4 37 (5.48%) Red Hat
5 36 (5.33%) Sun
6 35 (5.19%) HP
7 31 (4.59%) JBoss
8 28 (4.15%) VMware
9 24 (3.56%) Business Objects
10 19 (2.81%) Cisco
11 18 (2.67%) Citrix
12 15 (2.22%) Informatica
13 13 (1.93%) NetApp
14 11 (1.63%) Teradata
14 11 (1.63%) EMC
14 11 (1.63%) Sybase
14 11 (1.63%) Atlassian
15 8 (1.19%) Splunk
15 8 (1.19%) Dell
16 7 (1.04%) JD Edwards
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