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 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 9 17 11
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -6
Contract jobs citing Oracle 395 200 300
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 12.87% 8.27% 9.96%
As % of the Vendors category 27.88% 17.84% 21.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 237 94 167
Average daily rate
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£400 £358 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.88% -10.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £279 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £512 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 19 5
Average hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.61% +44.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £22.50 £13.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £50.15 £31.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+18.33% -7.69%
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
1417 1121 1410
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 46.16% 46.34% 46.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 863 527 656
Average daily rate £340 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £180 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 132 153 135
Average hourly rate £20.50 £20.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.90 £42.20 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.11 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-0.62% -4.67%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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 24 October 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
Hertfordshire +9 127 £321 -28.61% 35
Essex +5 109 £475 +35.71% 6
Cambridgeshire 0 77 £375 +7.14% 21
Bedfordshire +6 43 £400 +6.66% 9
Norfolk +6 20 £450 +33.33% 1
Suffolk +21 11 £500 +100.00% 4
Oracle
England

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 380 (52.63%) SQL
2 200 (27.70%) Java
3 190 (26.32%) PL/SQL
4 175 (24.24%) Oracle Database
5 170 (23.55%) UNIX
6 167 (23.13%) Finance
7 154 (21.33%) Linux
8 132 (18.28%) HTML
9 117 (16.20%) SQL Server
10 109 (15.10%) Agile Software Development
11 107 (14.82%) XML
12 96 (13.30%) MySQL
13 95 (13.16%) Relational Database
14 91 (12.60%) .NET
15 89 (12.33%) ETL
16 88 (12.19%) Spring
17 85 (11.77%) CSS
17 85 (11.77%) Microsoft
18 83 (11.50%) WebLogic
19 80 (11.08%) JavaScript
20 78 (10.80%) Hibernate
21 73 (10.11%) JBoss
22 71 (9.83%) J2EE
23 70 (9.70%) Web Development
24 67 (9.28%) Windows
25 66 (9.14%) Perl
25 66 (9.14%) Migration
26 64 (8.86%) Web Services
26 64 (8.86%) Data Warehouse
27 63 (8.73%) SAP

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 83 (11.50%) WebLogic
2 73 (10.11%) JBoss
3 36 (4.99%) Apache
4 27 (3.74%) Tomcat
5 25 (3.46%) MS Exchange
6 24 (3.32%) SharePoint
7 22 (3.05%) WebSphere
8 20 (2.77%) BizTalk Server
9 19 (2.63%) SAS
9 19 (2.63%) Oracle Workflow
10 15 (2.08%) MQSeries
11 13 (1.80%) IIS
12 9 (1.25%) Adobe CQ
13 8 (1.11%) Oracle Service Bus
14 7 (0.97%) SugarCRM
14 7 (0.97%) IBM Notes
15 6 (0.83%) WebSphere Application Server
15 6 (0.83%) CMS
16 5 (0.69%) IBM HTTP Server
16 5 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 35 (4.85%) MS Office
2 30 (4.16%) MS Excel
3 9 (1.25%) SPSS
4 7 (0.97%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (0.69%) MS Project
7 4 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.28%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 47 (6.51%) Oracle EBS
2 42 (5.82%) Oracle Payables
3 36 (4.99%) Oracle EBS R12
4 30 (4.16%) Oracle General Ledger
5 29 (4.02%) Oracle Receivables
6 18 (2.49%) Agresso
7 15 (2.08%) Oracle Financials
8 14 (1.94%) Oracle Applications
8 14 (1.94%) Oracle Assets
9 12 (1.66%) Oracle Cash Management
10 8 (1.11%) Oracle iProcurement
10 8 (1.11%) Oracle HRMS
11 7 (0.97%) Remedy ITSM
11 7 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
11 7 (0.97%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
12 6 (0.83%) Oracle Internet Expenses
12 6 (0.83%) Dynamics AX
13 5 (0.69%) ResourceLink
13 5 (0.69%) Oracle Retail
14 4 (0.55%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.39%) SaaS
2 2 (0.28%) Taleo
3 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.14%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.14%) Office 365
3 1 (0.14%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 56 (7.76%) LDAP
2 26 (3.60%) HTTP
3 15 (2.08%) Internet
3 15 (2.08%) DNS
3 15 (2.08%) SMTP
3 15 (2.08%) DHCP
4 14 (1.94%) SAN
5 10 (1.39%) Firewall
6 8 (1.11%) TCP/IP
7 5 (0.69%) Network Security
8 4 (0.55%) LTE
8 4 (0.55%) Wireless
8 4 (0.55%) VPN
8 4 (0.55%) LAN
9 3 (0.42%) Broadband
9 3 (0.42%) IPsec
9 3 (0.42%) MPLS
9 3 (0.42%) VLAN
9 3 (0.42%) NAS
9 3 (0.42%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 175 (24.24%) Oracle Database
2 117 (16.20%) SQL Server
3 96 (13.30%) MySQL
4 95 (13.16%) Relational Database
5 64 (8.86%) Data Warehouse
6 49 (6.79%) MariaDB
7 44 (6.09%) Oracle Database 11g
8 36 (4.99%) Oracle Reports
9 31 (4.29%) DB2
10 28 (3.88%) Oracle Database 10g
11 24 (3.32%) Oracle ODI
12 23 (3.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 23 (3.19%) RDBMS
13 21 (2.91%) DataStage
14 16 (2.22%) MongoDB
15 15 (2.08%) Neo4j
16 14 (1.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 11 (1.52%) Essbase
17 11 (1.52%) MS Access
18 10 (1.39%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 31 (4.29%) Oracle Forms
2 28 (3.88%) Visual Studio
3 27 (3.74%) Eclipse
4 21 (2.91%) Git (software)
5 20 (2.77%) Maven
6 18 (2.49%) Subversion
6 18 (2.49%) JUnit
7 12 (1.66%) Ant
8 9 (1.25%) QuickTest Pro
8 9 (1.25%) RequisitePro
9 8 (1.11%) Jenkins
10 7 (0.97%) JIRA
11 6 (0.83%) Selenium
11 6 (0.83%) ERwin
12 5 (0.69%) ClearQuest
12 5 (0.69%) Toad
12 5 (0.69%) WebDriver
12 5 (0.69%) SoapUI
13 4 (0.55%) JMeter
14 3 (0.42%) Log4j
General
1 167 (23.13%) Finance
2 38 (5.26%) Retail
3 22 (3.05%) Telecoms
4 19 (2.63%) Banking
5 16 (2.22%) General Ledger
5 16 (2.22%) Manufacturing
6 13 (1.80%) Pharmaceutical
7 10 (1.39%) Marketing
8 9 (1.25%) Automotive
9 8 (1.11%) Local Government
10 6 (0.83%) Billing
11 5 (0.69%) Advertising
11 5 (0.69%) Publishing
11 5 (0.69%) Legal
12 4 (0.55%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.42%) Back Office
14 1 (0.14%) Front Office
14 1 (0.14%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.14%) Games
Job Titles
1 267 (36.98%) Developer
2 126 (17.45%) Analyst
3 94 (13.02%) Java Developer
4 82 (11.36%) Architect
5 62 (8.59%) Business Analyst
6 54 (7.48%) Consultant
7 38 (5.26%) Oracle Developer
8 32 (4.43%) C# Developer
8 32 (4.43%) C# .NET Developer
9 30 (4.16%) Oracle Consultant
10 29 (4.02%) .NET Developer
10 29 (4.02%) Project Manager
11 28 (3.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 27 (3.74%) Solutions Architect
13 25 (3.46%) Tester
13 25 (3.46%) ASP.NET Developer
14 24 (3.32%) DBA
15 22 (3.05%) ETL Developer
16 19 (2.63%) Senior Developer
17 18 (2.49%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (18.28%) HTML
2 107 (14.82%) XML
3 91 (12.60%) .NET
4 88 (12.19%) Spring
5 85 (11.77%) CSS
6 78 (10.80%) Hibernate
7 71 (9.83%) J2EE
8 64 (8.86%) Web Services
9 55 (7.62%) jQuery
10 53 (7.34%) JAAS
11 50 (6.93%) Spring MVC
12 44 (6.09%) HTML5
13 39 (5.40%) JPA
14 36 (4.99%) REST
15 33 (4.57%) Struts
15 33 (4.57%) ASP.NET
16 29 (4.02%) Middleware
17 25 (3.46%) XSLT
17 25 (3.46%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 22 (3.05%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 48 (6.65%) Enterprise Software
2 31 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (4.16%) Open Source
4 29 (4.02%) Mathematics
5 26 (3.60%) Computer Science
6 21 (2.91%) Data Integration
7 19 (2.63%) Visualisation
8 17 (2.35%) Statistics
9 16 (2.22%) EPoS
9 16 (2.22%) Management Information System
9 16 (2.22%) Mobile App
10 15 (2.08%) Replication
10 15 (2.08%) Clustering
11 13 (1.80%) PKI
12 12 (1.66%) Data Structures
12 12 (1.66%) Algorithms
13 11 (1.52%) NHS
14 8 (1.11%) Client/Server
14 8 (1.11%) Biology
15 7 (0.97%) Applied Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 170 (23.55%) UNIX
2 154 (21.33%) Linux
3 67 (9.28%) Windows
4 44 (6.09%) Mac OS X
5 40 (5.54%) Solaris
6 18 (2.49%) Oracle Linux
7 15 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (1.52%) Windows 7
9 9 (1.25%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (1.11%) HPUX
10 8 (1.11%) Apple iOS
11 7 (0.97%) AIX
12 6 (0.83%) Windows XP
13 5 (0.69%) Android
13 5 (0.69%) Windows 8
14 4 (0.55%) Windows Server 2008
14 4 (0.55%) SUSE
15 3 (0.42%) Debian
15 3 (0.42%) CentOS
16 2 (0.28%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (15.10%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (12.33%) ETL
3 70 (9.70%) Web Development
4 66 (9.14%) Migration
5 59 (8.17%) MVC
6 56 (7.76%) Business Intelligence
6 56 (7.76%) ERP
7 55 (7.62%) ITIL
8 48 (6.65%) Data Analysis
9 47 (6.51%) Data Modelling
9 47 (6.51%) User Acceptance Testing
10 44 (6.09%) UML
11 43 (5.96%) TDD
12 42 (5.82%) Scrum
13 41 (5.68%) Performance Tuning
14 40 (5.54%) Configuration Management
15 37 (5.12%) Unit Testing
16 35 (4.85%) Project Management
16 35 (4.85%) PRINCE2
17 33 (4.57%) OO
Programming Languages
1 380 (52.63%) SQL
2 200 (27.70%) Java
3 190 (26.32%) PL/SQL
4 80 (11.08%) JavaScript
5 66 (9.14%) Perl
6 48 (6.65%) C#
7 29 (4.02%) PHP
8 25 (3.46%) Tcl
9 23 (3.19%) Shell Script
10 18 (2.49%) VB
11 14 (1.94%) Python
11 14 (1.94%) C++
12 11 (1.52%) VBA
12 11 (1.52%) T-SQL
12 11 (1.52%) Korn
13 10 (1.39%) LINC
14 7 (0.97%) C
15 6 (0.83%) VB.NET
15 6 (0.83%) XPath
16 5 (0.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 46 (6.37%) Security Cleared
2 39 (5.40%) Degree
3 36 (4.99%) SC Cleared
4 20 (2.77%) Sun Certification
5 11 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (1.11%) ITIL Certification
7 7 (0.97%) MCITP
8 5 (0.69%) Oracle Certification
8 5 (0.69%) ISEB
8 5 (0.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 4 (0.55%) MCSE
9 4 (0.55%) MCDBA
10 3 (0.42%) CCNA
10 3 (0.42%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (0.42%) ISTQB
10 3 (0.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 2 (0.28%) APMP
11 2 (0.28%) BC Cleared
11 2 (0.28%) CTC Cleared
11 2 (0.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (3.19%) QA
2 16 (2.22%) SLA
3 15 (2.08%) Data Quality
4 8 (1.11%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.55%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 24 (3.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (2.49%) Active Directory
3 10 (1.39%) Oracle RAC
4 8 (1.11%) Terminal Services
5 7 (0.97%) Oracle RMAN
5 7 (0.97%) XenApp
6 5 (0.69%) Hyper-V
6 5 (0.69%) vSphere
7 4 (0.55%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (0.42%) MetaFrame
8 3 (0.42%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.28%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 2 (0.28%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 2 (0.28%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.14%) RACF
10 1 (0.14%) Xen
10 1 (0.14%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 1 (0.14%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.14%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 1 (0.14%) VMFS
Systems Management
1 20 (2.77%) HP Quality Center
2 19 (2.63%) OpenSSO
3 10 (1.39%) Control-M
4 6 (0.83%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 6 (0.83%) OpenView
4 6 (0.83%) Tivoli
4 6 (0.83%) NSN NetAct
5 5 (0.69%) SCOM
6 4 (0.55%) EMC NetWorker
6 4 (0.55%) SCCM
7 3 (0.42%) HP SIM
7 3 (0.42%) Backup Exec
8 2 (0.28%) WSUS
8 2 (0.28%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 2 (0.28%) HP UCMDB
8 2 (0.28%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 2 (0.28%) Opsview
9 1 (0.14%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 1 (0.14%) FortiGate
9 1 (0.14%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 85 (11.77%) Microsoft
2 63 (8.73%) SAP
3 44 (6.09%) HP
4 34 (4.71%) Sun
4 34 (4.71%) Informatica
5 30 (4.16%) VMware
6 25 (3.46%) Teradata
6 25 (3.46%) Citrix
7 24 (3.32%) Cisco
7 24 (3.32%) IBM
8 23 (3.19%) Business Objects
9 16 (2.22%) Red Hat
9 16 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
9 16 (2.22%) Atlassian
10 14 (1.94%) EMC
11 13 (1.80%) Cognos
12 12 (1.66%) Adobe
13 9 (1.25%) Sybase
13 9 (1.25%) AccuRev
14 8 (1.11%) F5
Essex
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £250 - £265 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Intuition IT Solutions
Posted: 8 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Intuition IT Solutions
Posted: 9 days ago
Hertfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Southend on Sea
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £480 - 500 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Southend-On-Sea
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Hertfordshire
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Cambridge
The People Network
Rate: £250 - £320 per day
Posted: 26 days ago