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 27 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 9 14 13
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Contract jobs citing Oracle 298 207 209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 11.65% 9.02% 8.52%
As % of the Vendors category 23.15% 19.94% 18.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 104 119
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £227 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 5
Average hourly rate £35.18 £33.75 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.22% +35.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £31.20 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+22.59% -8.23%
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
1287 1038 1145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 50.33% 45.21% 46.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 737 541 535
Average daily rate £388 £345 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.31% -1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £146 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £475 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 117 133
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.04 £42.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.22 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+4.36% -13.15%

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 27 January 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 27 January 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 27 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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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
Hertfordshire +17 98 £395 -1.25% 24
Cambridgeshire +6 78 £375 +4.89% 26
Essex -5 55 £403 +7.33% 5
Bedfordshire +8 32 £430 +68.62% 12
Suffolk +18 25 £400 - 7
Norfolk +13 9 £388 +24.00% 4
Oracle
England

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

1 366 (53.12%) SQL
2 187 (27.14%) Oracle Database
3 175 (25.40%) PL/SQL
4 172 (24.96%) Java
5 167 (24.24%) Finance
6 162 (23.51%) UNIX
7 145 (21.04%) Linux
8 138 (20.03%) HTML
9 132 (19.16%) .NET
10 113 (16.40%) Agile Software Development
11 110 (15.97%) XML
12 107 (15.53%) SQL Server
13 93 (13.50%) JavaScript
14 89 (12.92%) MySQL
15 85 (12.34%) CSS
16 81 (11.76%) Windows
17 80 (11.61%) Microsoft
18 77 (11.18%) ETL
18 77 (11.18%) Spring
19 75 (10.89%) C#
20 74 (10.74%) WebLogic
21 71 (10.30%) MVC
22 70 (10.16%) Relational Database
23 69 (10.01%) Security Cleared
24 67 (9.72%) Hibernate
25 66 (9.58%) jQuery
26 65 (9.43%) Web Development
27 63 (9.14%) Solaris
27 63 (9.14%) JBoss
28 60 (8.71%) Web Services

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 74 (10.74%) WebLogic
2 63 (9.14%) JBoss
3 25 (3.63%) Apache
4 23 (3.34%) SharePoint
5 22 (3.19%) Oracle Workflow
6 18 (2.61%) SAS
7 17 (2.47%) Tomcat
8 15 (2.18%) WebSphere
9 14 (2.03%) BizTalk Server
10 12 (1.74%) WebLogic Portal
11 10 (1.45%) MS Exchange
12 9 (1.31%) MQSeries
13 7 (1.02%) SugarCRM
14 6 (0.87%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 6 (0.87%) IIS
14 6 (0.87%) IBM Notes
14 6 (0.87%) CMS
15 4 (0.58%) Oracle Service Bus
15 4 (0.58%) Adobe CQ
15 4 (0.58%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 35 (5.08%) MS Excel
2 15 (2.18%) MS Office
3 7 (1.02%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.87%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.73%) SPSS
6 3 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.29%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.15%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 42 (6.10%) Oracle EBS
2 36 (5.22%) Oracle Payables
2 36 (5.22%) Oracle EBS R12
3 24 (3.48%) Oracle Receivables
4 23 (3.34%) Oracle General Ledger
5 19 (2.76%) Oracle Financials
6 15 (2.18%) Oracle Cash Management
7 14 (2.03%) Oracle Applications
8 12 (1.74%) Oracle Retail
9 11 (1.60%) Agresso
10 10 (1.45%) Oracle iProcurement
10 10 (1.45%) Oracle Assets
11 7 (1.02%) Dynamics NAV
11 7 (1.02%) Oracle 11i
12 6 (0.87%) Oracle Internet Expenses
12 6 (0.87%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
13 5 (0.73%) Oracle HRMS
13 5 (0.73%) ResourceLink
14 2 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
14 2 (0.29%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.74%) SaaS
2 3 (0.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.44%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.29%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.15%) Taleo
4 1 (0.15%) OpenShift
4 1 (0.15%) IaaS
4 1 (0.15%) Office 365
4 1 (0.15%) PaaS
4 1 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 50 (7.26%) LDAP
2 22 (3.19%) DNS
3 20 (2.90%) HTTP
4 13 (1.89%) SAN
5 10 (1.45%) VPN
6 8 (1.16%) MPLS
6 8 (1.16%) LAN
7 7 (1.02%) DHCP
7 7 (1.02%) Internet
8 6 (0.87%) LTE
8 6 (0.87%) TCP/IP
8 6 (0.87%) Firewall
8 6 (0.87%) Wi-Fi
8 6 (0.87%) 2G
9 5 (0.73%) SMTP
9 5 (0.73%) WAN
9 5 (0.73%) 3G
9 5 (0.73%) Radio Access Network
9 5 (0.73%) 4G
10 4 (0.58%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 187 (27.14%) Oracle Database
2 107 (15.53%) SQL Server
3 89 (12.92%) MySQL
4 70 (10.16%) Relational Database
5 55 (7.98%) Oracle Database 11g
6 44 (6.39%) Data Warehouse
7 42 (6.10%) Oracle Database 10g
8 39 (5.66%) MariaDB
9 38 (5.52%) Oracle Reports
10 24 (3.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 23 (3.34%) Oracle ODI
12 20 (2.90%) DB2
13 15 (2.18%) MS Access
13 15 (2.18%) DataStage
13 15 (2.18%) MongoDB
14 14 (2.03%) Oracle OLAP
14 14 (2.03%) Oracle BI EE
14 14 (2.03%) Neo4j
14 14 (2.03%) OLAP
15 13 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 48 (6.97%) Visual Studio
2 25 (3.63%) JUnit
3 22 (3.19%) Eclipse
4 21 (3.05%) Oracle Forms
5 19 (2.76%) Maven
6 17 (2.47%) Subversion
6 17 (2.47%) JIRA
7 16 (2.32%) Git (software)
8 14 (2.03%) Ant
9 9 (1.31%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
9 9 (1.31%) QuickTest Pro
10 7 (1.02%) LoadRunner
10 7 (1.02%) Selenium
11 6 (0.87%) Talend Open Studio
11 6 (0.87%) ERwin
12 5 (0.73%) ClearQuest
12 5 (0.73%) Jenkins
12 5 (0.73%) SoapUI
12 5 (0.73%) WebDriver
13 4 (0.58%) TestDirector
General
1 167 (24.24%) Finance
2 35 (5.08%) Retail
3 32 (4.64%) Telecoms
4 12 (1.74%) Pharmaceutical
5 11 (1.60%) Banking
6 9 (1.31%) Back Office
6 9 (1.31%) General Ledger
7 8 (1.16%) Local Government
7 8 (1.16%) Legal
7 8 (1.16%) Manufacturing
8 7 (1.02%) Marketing
9 6 (0.87%) Financial Institution
10 4 (0.58%) Advertising
10 4 (0.58%) Automotive
11 2 (0.29%) Billing
11 2 (0.29%) Publishing
12 1 (0.15%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 245 (35.56%) Developer
2 100 (14.51%) Analyst
3 87 (12.63%) Architect
4 73 (10.60%) Java Developer
5 61 (8.85%) Consultant
6 47 (6.82%) C# Developer
7 44 (6.39%) .NET Developer
8 41 (5.95%) C# .NET Developer
9 36 (5.22%) Oracle Consultant
9 36 (5.22%) Project Manager
10 34 (4.93%) Business Analyst
11 31 (4.50%) Test Analyst
12 29 (4.21%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 29 (4.21%) Oracle Developer
13 27 (3.92%) Tester
14 24 (3.48%) DBA
15 22 (3.19%) Solutions Architect
16 20 (2.90%) Technical Architect
16 20 (2.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 20 (2.90%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 138 (20.03%) HTML
2 132 (19.16%) .NET
3 110 (15.97%) XML
4 85 (12.34%) CSS
5 77 (11.18%) Spring
6 67 (9.72%) Hibernate
7 66 (9.58%) jQuery
8 60 (8.71%) Web Services
9 54 (7.84%) J2EE
10 45 (6.53%) JAAS
11 43 (6.24%) ASP.NET
12 41 (5.95%) Spring MVC
13 34 (4.93%) HTML5
14 32 (4.64%) Middleware
15 31 (4.50%) WCF
15 31 (4.50%) JPA
15 31 (4.50%) REST
16 29 (4.21%) XSLT
17 28 (4.06%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 24 (3.48%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 40 (5.81%) Enterprise Software
2 37 (5.37%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (4.64%) Computer Science
4 28 (4.06%) Mathematics
5 21 (3.05%) Visualisation
6 17 (2.47%) Open Source
6 17 (2.47%) Data Integration
7 16 (2.32%) Algorithms
7 16 (2.32%) Replication
8 14 (2.03%) Statistics
9 13 (1.89%) Clustering
10 12 (1.74%) Management Information System
11 11 (1.60%) Economics
11 11 (1.60%) Applied Mathematics
12 8 (1.16%) Biology
12 8 (1.16%) Client/Server
13 7 (1.02%) PKI
13 7 (1.02%) Life Science
14 6 (0.87%) CMDB
14 6 (0.87%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 162 (23.51%) UNIX
2 145 (21.04%) Linux
3 81 (11.76%) Windows
4 63 (9.14%) Solaris
5 36 (5.22%) Mac OS X
6 17 (2.47%) Oracle Linux
7 14 (2.03%) AIX
8 10 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (1.45%) HPUX
9 7 (1.02%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (0.87%) Windows 7
10 6 (0.87%) Windows XP
11 3 (0.44%) VMS
11 3 (0.44%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.29%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.29%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.29%) Debian
13 1 (0.15%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (16.40%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (11.18%) ETL
3 71 (10.30%) MVC
4 65 (9.43%) Web Development
5 54 (7.84%) User Acceptance Testing
6 50 (7.26%) ITIL
7 47 (6.82%) Migration
8 44 (6.39%) UML
8 44 (6.39%) Business Intelligence
9 41 (5.95%) SOA
10 40 (5.81%) ERP
11 37 (5.37%) TDD
12 34 (4.93%) Configuration Management
13 33 (4.79%) Performance Tuning
13 33 (4.79%) Data Modelling
13 33 (4.79%) Scrum
14 31 (4.50%) Unit Testing
14 31 (4.50%) Project Management
14 31 (4.50%) OO
15 30 (4.35%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 366 (53.12%) SQL
2 175 (25.40%) PL/SQL
3 172 (24.96%) Java
4 93 (13.50%) JavaScript
5 75 (10.89%) C#
6 44 (6.39%) Perl
7 43 (6.24%) Shell Script
8 30 (4.35%) PHP
9 20 (2.90%) Python
10 16 (2.32%) C++
11 14 (2.03%) VB
12 13 (1.89%) Tcl
13 9 (1.31%) T-SQL
14 8 (1.16%) R
15 6 (0.87%) Bash Shell
15 6 (0.87%) C
15 6 (0.87%) Korn
15 6 (0.87%) Ruby
16 5 (0.73%) VBA
16 5 (0.73%) XPath
Qualifications
1 69 (10.01%) Security Cleared
2 57 (8.27%) SC Cleared
3 36 (5.22%) Degree
4 22 (3.19%) Sun Certification
5 8 (1.16%) ISEB
5 8 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (0.87%) MCITP
7 4 (0.58%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 4 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (0.58%) MCDBA
8 3 (0.44%) Oracle Certification
8 3 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (0.44%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (0.44%) CCNA
8 3 (0.44%) BC Cleared
9 2 (0.29%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.29%) MCSE
10 1 (0.15%) ISEB Practitioner
10 1 (0.15%) Postgraduate
10 1 (0.15%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (3.77%) QA
2 14 (2.03%) SLA
3 7 (1.02%) ISO 9001
3 7 (1.02%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.44%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (2.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (1.89%) Active Directory
3 9 (1.31%) Oracle RAC
4 6 (0.87%) Firmware
4 6 (0.87%) Terminal Services
4 6 (0.87%) VMware ESX
5 5 (0.73%) Oracle RMAN
5 5 (0.73%) vSphere
6 3 (0.44%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (0.44%) MetaFrame
6 3 (0.44%) PowerHA
6 3 (0.44%) SRDF
6 3 (0.44%) XenApp
7 1 (0.15%) Nmap
7 1 (0.15%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.15%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.15%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.15%) Novell eDirectory
Systems Management
1 17 (2.47%) HP Quality Center
2 14 (2.03%) SCOM
3 10 (1.45%) Control-M
4 9 (1.31%) OpenSSO
5 8 (1.16%) BMC PATROL
6 7 (1.02%) Tivoli
7 6 (0.87%) OpenView
8 4 (0.58%) NSN NetAct
9 3 (0.44%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 3 (0.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 2 (0.29%) Data Guard
10 2 (0.29%) HP Data Protector
10 2 (0.29%) SCCM
10 2 (0.29%) HP UCMDB
11 1 (0.15%) Backup Exec
11 1 (0.15%) Nessus
11 1 (0.15%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 1 (0.15%) HP SIM
11 1 (0.15%) Puppet
11 1 (0.15%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 80 (11.61%) Microsoft
2 60 (8.71%) SAP
3 43 (6.24%) HP
4 31 (4.50%) Informatica
5 27 (3.92%) Sun
6 26 (3.77%) VMware
7 24 (3.48%) IBM
8 23 (3.34%) Teradata
9 21 (3.05%) Cisco
10 20 (2.90%) Business Objects
11 18 (2.61%) EMC
12 17 (2.47%) Citrix
13 15 (2.18%) BEA
14 14 (2.03%) BMC
15 13 (1.89%) AccuRev
15 13 (1.89%) F5
16 12 (1.74%) Cognos
17 11 (1.60%) TIBCO
18 9 (1.31%) Red Hat
18 9 (1.31%) Salesforce.com
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