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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 9 11 14
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Contract jobs citing Oracle 288 298 197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 11.51% 11.26% 8.85%
As % of the Vendors category 22.93% 24.65% 19.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 137 98
Average daily rate
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£413 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £263 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 14
Average hourly rate £27.22 £33.75 £29.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.36% +13.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.67 £29.20 £25.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.80 £37.44 £35.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £32.50 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+30.76% -0.76%
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
1256 1209 987
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 50.20% 45.67% 44.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 666 607 459
Average daily rate £400 £370 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £190 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £452
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 118 98 113
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -20.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.74 £11.33 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.70 £41.75 £37.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.68
% change year-on-year
- -6.31%

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 5 March 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 5 March 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 5 March 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 +5 89 £400 +14.28% 36
Cambridgeshire +4 63 £325 -13.33% 15
Essex -8 51 £414 -2.64% 7
Bedfordshire +15 42 £475 +47.28% 6
Suffolk +23 29 £420 - 6
Norfolk 0 12 £438 +76.76% 3
Oracle
England

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

1 274 (44.55%) SQL
2 155 (25.20%) Oracle Database
3 148 (24.07%) Finance
4 136 (22.11%) Java
5 134 (21.79%) Linux
6 131 (21.30%) .NET
7 128 (20.81%) UNIX
8 113 (18.37%) HTML
9 109 (17.72%) Agile Software Development
10 108 (17.56%) PL/SQL
11 105 (17.07%) SQL Server
12 102 (16.59%) XML
13 86 (13.98%) JavaScript
14 82 (13.33%) Windows
15 77 (12.52%) CSS
16 76 (12.36%) MVC
17 72 (11.71%) MySQL
18 71 (11.54%) WebLogic
19 67 (10.89%) C#
19 67 (10.89%) ETL
20 63 (10.24%) Microsoft
21 62 (10.08%) Security Cleared
22 61 (9.92%) SAP
23 60 (9.76%) Solaris
24 59 (9.59%) Relational Database
25 58 (9.43%) Web Services
25 58 (9.43%) Spring
26 57 (9.27%) User Acceptance Testing
27 56 (9.11%) Web Development
27 56 (9.11%) SOA

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

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 71 (11.54%) WebLogic
2 54 (8.78%) JBoss
3 23 (3.74%) SharePoint
4 21 (3.41%) Apache
5 18 (2.93%) Oracle Workflow
6 17 (2.76%) WebSphere
7 12 (1.95%) WebLogic Portal
8 11 (1.79%) SAS
8 11 (1.79%) BizTalk Server
9 10 (1.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 10 (1.63%) MQSeries
9 10 (1.63%) Tomcat
10 7 (1.14%) Oracle Application Server
11 5 (0.81%) IIS
11 5 (0.81%) IBM Notes
11 5 (0.81%) WildFly
12 4 (0.65%) SugarCRM
12 4 (0.65%) CMS
13 3 (0.49%) Oracle 10gAS
14 2 (0.33%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 32 (5.20%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.79%) MS Office
3 8 (1.30%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.33%) MS Project
7 1 (0.16%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 38 (6.18%) Oracle EBS
2 37 (6.02%) Oracle EBS R12
3 26 (4.23%) Oracle Payables
4 19 (3.09%) Oracle Financials
5 18 (2.93%) Oracle General Ledger
6 15 (2.44%) Oracle Receivables
7 13 (2.11%) Oracle Retail
8 10 (1.63%) Oracle Cash Management
8 10 (1.63%) Oracle Applications
9 9 (1.46%) Agresso
9 9 (1.46%) Oracle Internet Expenses
10 7 (1.14%) Dynamics NAV
10 7 (1.14%) Oracle 11i
11 6 (0.98%) Oracle Assets
12 4 (0.65%) Oracle iProcurement
13 3 (0.49%) Oracle CRM
13 3 (0.49%) HFM
13 3 (0.49%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
14 2 (0.33%) Remedy ITSM
14 2 (0.33%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.95%) SaaS
2 3 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.49%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.33%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.16%) PaaS
4 1 (0.16%) OpenShift
4 1 (0.16%) Office 365
4 1 (0.16%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (6.83%) LDAP
2 20 (3.25%) DNS
3 18 (2.93%) HTTP
4 9 (1.46%) VPN
4 9 (1.46%) LAN
5 8 (1.30%) MPLS
6 7 (1.14%) Firewall
6 7 (1.14%) 2G
6 7 (1.14%) SAN
7 6 (0.98%) Radio Access Network
7 6 (0.98%) LTE
7 6 (0.98%) WAN
7 6 (0.98%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (0.81%) TCP/IP
8 5 (0.81%) 3G
8 5 (0.81%) Network Security
8 5 (0.81%) 4G
9 4 (0.65%) DHCP
9 4 (0.65%) VLAN
10 3 (0.49%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 155 (25.20%) Oracle Database
2 105 (17.07%) SQL Server
3 72 (11.71%) MySQL
4 59 (9.59%) Relational Database
5 46 (7.48%) Oracle Database 11g
6 40 (6.50%) Data Warehouse
7 39 (6.34%) MariaDB
8 37 (6.02%) Oracle Database 10g
9 24 (3.90%) Oracle Reports
10 17 (2.76%) MongoDB
11 16 (2.60%) Oracle BI EE
11 16 (2.60%) DB2
12 14 (2.28%) QlikView
12 14 (2.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 12 (1.95%) Oracle ODI
14 11 (1.79%) OLAP
14 11 (1.79%) DataStage
14 11 (1.79%) Oracle OLAP
14 11 (1.79%) Neo4j
15 10 (1.63%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 45 (7.32%) Visual Studio
2 22 (3.58%) Oracle Forms
3 20 (3.25%) Git (software)
4 19 (3.09%) JUnit
5 17 (2.76%) Maven
6 14 (2.28%) JIRA
6 14 (2.28%) Ant
7 13 (2.11%) Subversion
7 13 (2.11%) Eclipse
8 12 (1.95%) Selenium
9 10 (1.63%) Jenkins
9 10 (1.63%) AccuRev
10 9 (1.46%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
10 9 (1.46%) Talend Open Studio
11 8 (1.30%) LoadRunner
12 6 (0.98%) WebDriver
13 5 (0.81%) Toad
13 5 (0.81%) Cucumber
14 4 (0.65%) SoapUI
14 4 (0.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 148 (24.07%) Finance
2 45 (7.32%) Retail
3 29 (4.72%) Telecoms
4 13 (2.11%) Local Government
5 10 (1.63%) Pharmaceutical
5 10 (1.63%) Legal
6 9 (1.46%) Banking
7 7 (1.14%) Back Office
7 7 (1.14%) Marketing
8 6 (0.98%) Manufacturing
9 5 (0.81%) General Ledger
10 4 (0.65%) Billing
11 2 (0.33%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.16%) Front Office
12 1 (0.16%) Automotive
12 1 (0.16%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 199 (32.36%) Developer
2 92 (14.96%) Architect
3 91 (14.80%) Analyst
4 61 (9.92%) Consultant
5 58 (9.43%) Java Developer
6 42 (6.83%) C# Developer
7 41 (6.67%) Project Manager
8 40 (6.50%) .NET Developer
9 39 (6.34%) Oracle Consultant
10 35 (5.69%) C# .NET Developer
11 28 (4.55%) Test Analyst
11 28 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
12 26 (4.23%) Business Analyst
13 25 (4.07%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 24 (3.90%) Technical Architect
14 24 (3.90%) Oracle Developer
15 22 (3.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 19 (3.09%) Tester
17 18 (2.93%) DBA
18 16 (2.60%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (21.30%) .NET
2 113 (18.37%) HTML
3 102 (16.59%) XML
4 77 (12.52%) CSS
5 58 (9.43%) Web Services
5 58 (9.43%) Spring
6 55 (8.94%) jQuery
7 54 (8.78%) Hibernate
8 47 (7.64%) J2EE
9 43 (6.99%) Spring MVC
10 42 (6.83%) Middleware
11 40 (6.50%) ASP.NET
12 38 (6.18%) JAAS
13 34 (5.53%) JPA
14 33 (5.37%) WCF
15 31 (5.04%) REST
16 24 (3.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 23 (3.74%) HTML5
18 21 (3.41%) Struts
19 20 (3.25%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 40 (6.50%) Enterprise Software
2 32 (5.20%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (4.07%) Computer Science
4 24 (3.90%) Visualisation
5 15 (2.44%) Management Information System
6 13 (2.11%) Clustering
7 12 (1.95%) Mathematics
7 12 (1.95%) Replication
8 10 (1.63%) Data Integration
8 10 (1.63%) Statistics
9 9 (1.46%) Algorithms
10 8 (1.30%) Open Source
11 7 (1.14%) Economics
11 7 (1.14%) Applied Mathematics
12 6 (0.98%) CMDB
13 5 (0.81%) AS400
13 5 (0.81%) Thin Client
13 5 (0.81%) Fat Client
14 4 (0.65%) Mobile Payment
14 4 (0.65%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 134 (21.79%) Linux
2 128 (20.81%) UNIX
3 82 (13.33%) Windows
4 60 (9.76%) Solaris
5 32 (5.20%) Mac OS X
6 15 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (2.11%) AIX
8 8 (1.30%) Oracle Linux
9 5 (0.81%) HPUX
9 5 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (0.65%) Windows 7
10 4 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (0.65%) Windows XP
11 3 (0.49%) VMS
12 2 (0.33%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.16%) Windows NT
13 1 (0.16%) zOS
13 1 (0.16%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.16%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (17.72%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (12.36%) MVC
3 67 (10.89%) ETL
4 57 (9.27%) User Acceptance Testing
5 56 (9.11%) Web Development
5 56 (9.11%) SOA
6 42 (6.83%) Business Intelligence
7 39 (6.34%) Migration
7 39 (6.34%) ITIL
8 36 (5.85%) UML
8 36 (5.85%) TDD
9 35 (5.69%) Project Management
10 34 (5.53%) Configuration Management
11 33 (5.37%) ERP
12 32 (5.20%) Performance Tuning
13 30 (4.88%) Unit Testing
13 30 (4.88%) Mentoring
14 29 (4.72%) Scrum
15 28 (4.55%) CRM
15 28 (4.55%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 274 (44.55%) SQL
2 136 (22.11%) Java
3 108 (17.56%) PL/SQL
4 86 (13.98%) JavaScript
5 67 (10.89%) C#
6 35 (5.69%) Shell Script
7 21 (3.41%) Python
8 17 (2.76%) PHP
9 16 (2.60%) Perl
10 14 (2.28%) C++
10 14 (2.28%) VB
11 9 (1.46%) Ruby
12 7 (1.14%) T-SQL
12 7 (1.14%) C
13 6 (0.98%) Bash Shell
13 6 (0.98%) Korn
14 5 (0.81%) VBA
15 4 (0.65%) R
15 4 (0.65%) XPath
16 3 (0.49%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 62 (10.08%) Security Cleared
2 48 (7.80%) SC Cleared
3 26 (4.23%) Degree
4 18 (2.93%) Sun Certification
5 11 (1.79%) ISEB
6 10 (1.63%) VCP4
7 8 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (0.65%) MCPD
9 3 (0.49%) MCITP
9 3 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.49%) Oracle Certification
9 3 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (0.49%) BC Cleared
10 2 (0.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (0.33%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.33%) CCNA
10 2 (0.33%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.33%) MCDBA
11 1 (0.16%) ISEB Practitioner
11 1 (0.16%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (4.23%) QA
2 12 (1.95%) SLA
3 5 (0.81%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.65%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.16%) ISO 8583
5 1 (0.16%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (2.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (1.95%) Active Directory
3 8 (1.30%) Oracle RAC
4 7 (1.14%) Firmware
5 6 (0.98%) VMware ESX
6 5 (0.81%) Terminal Services
7 4 (0.65%) Oracle RMAN
8 3 (0.49%) ProxySG
8 3 (0.49%) SRDF
8 3 (0.49%) vSphere
8 3 (0.49%) PowerHA
9 2 (0.33%) HDFS
9 2 (0.33%) XenApp
9 2 (0.33%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.16%) Nmap
10 1 (0.16%) RACF
10 1 (0.16%) MetaFrame
10 1 (0.16%) Novell eDirectory
10 1 (0.16%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.16%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (2.28%) SCOM
2 12 (1.95%) HP Quality Center
3 10 (1.63%) BMC PATROL
3 10 (1.63%) Control-M
4 9 (1.46%) NSN NetAct
5 6 (0.98%) Tivoli
6 5 (0.81%) OpenView
7 3 (0.49%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (0.33%) Oozie
8 2 (0.33%) HP UCMDB
8 2 (0.33%) Data Guard
8 2 (0.33%) HP Data Protector
8 2 (0.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 1 (0.16%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.16%) Nessus
9 1 (0.16%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 1 (0.16%) SCCM
9 1 (0.16%) SCVMM
9 1 (0.16%) OpenSSO
9 1 (0.16%) Puppet
Vendors
1 63 (10.24%) Microsoft
2 61 (9.92%) SAP
3 35 (5.69%) HP
4 25 (4.07%) Informatica
5 23 (3.74%) VMware
6 22 (3.58%) Cisco
7 20 (3.25%) Business Objects
8 16 (2.60%) IBM
8 16 (2.60%) EMC
8 16 (2.60%) BMC
9 15 (2.44%) Citrix
9 15 (2.44%) Sun
10 13 (2.11%) TIBCO
11 12 (1.95%) BEA
11 12 (1.95%) Red Hat
11 12 (1.95%) Teradata
12 11 (1.79%) Hyperion
13 10 (1.63%) F5
13 10 (1.63%) Tableau
14 9 (1.46%) Talend
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