The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the 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 10 8 11
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Contract jobs citing Oracle 4349 4500 4070
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.24% 9.87% 10.18%
As % of the Vendors category 20.31% 21.73% 22.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2603 2657 2337
Average daily rate
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£425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £275 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £588 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 69 85
Average hourly rate £39.00 £32.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £16.50 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £68.20 £52.50 £46.91
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £32.50 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+30.76% -0.76%
Oracle
UK

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

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
21409 20707 18382
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.46% 45.41% 45.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 12440 11590 10051
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 880 909 1100
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £39.13
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.68
% change year-on-year
- -6.31%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in England

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Oracle across the England region.

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in England

Oracle
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the England region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

Oracle Daily Rate Histogram in England

Oracle
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Oracle across the England region.

Oracle Hourly Rate Trend in England

Oracle
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the England region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

Oracle Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Oracle
Contract Job Locations in 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 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
(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
London -3 1975 £470 +4.44% 538
South East -7 732 £373 -6.87% 202
North West +7 408 £413 +17.85% 110
East of England +2 288 £413 +3.12% 76
South West -2 234 £386 +5.82% 138
Yorkshire -7 229 £356 +5.55% 100
West Midlands +11 225 £405 +24.46% 55
East Midlands +18 153 £350 -3.44% 24
North East -10 55 £338 +28.57% 18
Midlands 0 17 £375 -37.50% 2
South Coast -2 2 - -
Oracle
UK

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 3929 (44.16%) SQL
2 2253 (25.32%) Java
3 2247 (25.26%) Finance
4 2110 (23.72%) Oracle Database
5 1776 (19.96%) UNIX
6 1675 (18.83%) PL/SQL
7 1649 (18.53%) Linux
8 1470 (16.52%) Agile Software Development
9 1446 (16.25%) SQL Server
10 1245 (13.99%) Windows
11 1176 (13.22%) Security Cleared
12 1124 (12.63%) .NET
13 997 (11.21%) Microsoft
14 960 (10.79%) Banking
15 955 (10.73%) Business Intelligence
16 953 (10.71%) XML
17 874 (9.82%) Oracle Database 11g
18 836 (9.40%) Migration
19 835 (9.39%) HTML
20 828 (9.31%) JavaScript
21 812 (9.13%) Web Services
22 811 (9.12%) C#
23 807 (9.07%) SC Cleared
24 791 (8.89%) Data Warehouse
25 777 (8.73%) WebLogic
26 754 (8.47%) ETL
27 750 (8.43%) Oracle EBS
28 721 (8.10%) Relational Database
29 712 (8.00%) Oracle Reports
30 683 (7.68%) Analytical Skills

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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
1 777 (8.73%) WebLogic
2 338 (3.80%) WebSphere
3 337 (3.79%) Tomcat
4 336 (3.78%) Apache
5 298 (3.35%) JBoss
6 233 (2.62%) Oracle Workflow
7 214 (2.41%) SAS
8 196 (2.20%) IIS
9 193 (2.17%) SharePoint
10 189 (2.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 106 (1.19%) Oracle Service Bus
12 76 (0.85%) CMS
13 75 (0.84%) Confluence
14 73 (0.82%) Oracle Coherence
15 64 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
16 61 (0.69%) Oracle Application Server
17 56 (0.63%) NetWeaver
18 55 (0.62%) MQSeries
19 44 (0.49%) Documentum
20 41 (0.46%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 554 (6.23%) MS Excel
2 239 (2.69%) MS Office
3 133 (1.49%) MS Visio
4 98 (1.10%) MS PowerPoint
5 87 (0.98%) MS Project
6 43 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
7 10 (0.11%) InfoPath
8 6 (0.067%) SPSS
9 5 (0.056%) PowerPivot
10 3 (0.034%) Photoshop
11 2 (0.022%) Adobe Illustrator
12 1 (0.011%) Windchill
12 1 (0.011%) Simulink
12 1 (0.011%) AutoCAD
12 1 (0.011%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 750 (8.43%) Oracle EBS
2 605 (6.80%) Oracle EBS R12
3 278 (3.12%) Oracle Applications
4 206 (2.32%) Oracle General Ledger
5 205 (2.30%) Oracle Financials
6 199 (2.24%) Oracle Payables
7 166 (1.87%) Oracle Receivables
8 139 (1.56%) Oracle BPM
9 123 (1.38%) Oracle Retail
10 88 (0.99%) Oracle Cash Management
11 86 (0.97%) Oracle ERP
12 75 (0.84%) Oracle 11i
13 70 (0.79%) Oracle Assets
14 62 (0.70%) Oracle HRMS
15 51 (0.57%) Oracle Internet Expenses
16 47 (0.53%) Oracle iProcurement
17 45 (0.51%) Oracle Payroll
18 43 (0.48%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
19 39 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
20 34 (0.38%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 103 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
2 60 (0.67%) SaaS
3 48 (0.54%) PaaS
4 44 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
5 41 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
6 28 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
7 25 (0.28%) Amazon S3
8 19 (0.21%) Office 365
9 16 (0.18%) Heroku
10 15 (0.17%) Engine Yard
11 13 (0.15%) Taleo
12 11 (0.12%) GitHub
13 10 (0.11%) CloudFront
14 7 (0.079%) IaaS
14 7 (0.079%) Amazon ELB
14 7 (0.079%) Route 53
15 6 (0.067%) SuccessFactors
15 6 (0.067%) Yammer
15 6 (0.067%) Force.com
16 5 (0.056%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 241 (2.71%) SAN
2 236 (2.65%) Firewall
3 198 (2.23%) HTTP
4 158 (1.78%) LDAP
4 158 (1.78%) TCP/IP
5 153 (1.72%) DNS
6 148 (1.66%) Internet
7 89 (1.00%) WAN
8 86 (0.97%) NAS
9 76 (0.85%) LAN
10 73 (0.82%) SSL
11 60 (0.67%) HTTPS
12 51 (0.57%) FTP
12 51 (0.57%) Network Security
13 49 (0.55%) Intranet
14 48 (0.54%) VPN
15 43 (0.48%) VLAN
16 38 (0.43%) DHCP
17 36 (0.40%) SSH
18 33 (0.37%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2110 (23.72%) Oracle Database
2 1446 (16.25%) SQL Server
3 874 (9.82%) Oracle Database 11g
4 791 (8.89%) Data Warehouse
5 721 (8.10%) Relational Database
6 712 (8.00%) Oracle Reports
7 462 (5.19%) MySQL
8 400 (4.50%) Oracle Database 10g
9 398 (4.47%) RDBMS
10 348 (3.91%) Oracle BI EE
11 271 (3.05%) Oracle ODI
12 250 (2.81%) DB2
13 228 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 199 (2.24%) Hadoop
15 181 (2.03%) MongoDB
16 177 (1.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 159 (1.79%) Big Data
18 158 (1.78%) QlikView
19 146 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
20 128 (1.44%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 395 (4.44%) Maven
2 361 (4.06%) Subversion
3 301 (3.38%) JIRA
4 277 (3.11%) Oracle Forms
5 239 (2.69%) Jenkins
6 230 (2.59%) Ant
7 229 (2.57%) JUnit
8 211 (2.37%) Visual Studio
9 204 (2.29%) Git (software)
10 181 (2.03%) Toad
11 177 (1.99%) Eclipse
12 163 (1.83%) Oracle APEX
13 130 (1.46%) Team Foundation Server
14 116 (1.30%) Selenium
15 84 (0.94%) SoapUI
16 83 (0.93%) TeamCity
17 76 (0.85%) Hudson
18 60 (0.67%) ERwin
19 59 (0.66%) ClearCase
20 58 (0.65%) NUnit
General
1 2247 (25.26%) Finance
2 960 (10.79%) Banking
3 452 (5.08%) Retail
4 398 (4.47%) Investment Banking
5 325 (3.65%) Telecoms
6 237 (2.66%) Front Office
7 118 (1.33%) Manufacturing
8 100 (1.12%) Marketing
9 96 (1.08%) Back Office
10 92 (1.03%) Billing
11 85 (0.96%) General Ledger
12 74 (0.83%) Financial Institution
13 73 (0.82%) Local Government
14 70 (0.79%) Games
15 64 (0.72%) Legal
16 58 (0.65%) Advertising
17 53 (0.60%) Publishing
18 38 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
19 29 (0.33%) Electronics
20 20 (0.22%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2894 (32.53%) Developer
2 1240 (13.94%) Analyst
3 1009 (11.34%) Architect
4 892 (10.03%) Consultant
5 794 (8.92%) Java Developer
6 612 (6.88%) Oracle Developer
7 472 (5.31%) Oracle Consultant
8 441 (4.96%) DBA
9 336 (3.78%) Project Manager
10 319 (3.59%) Oracle DBA
11 281 (3.16%) Business Analyst
12 271 (3.05%) Solutions Architect
13 266 (2.99%) Administrator
14 262 (2.94%) .NET Developer
15 229 (2.57%) Applications Support
16 222 (2.50%) Support Analyst
17 212 (2.38%) Senior Developer
18 203 (2.28%) C# Developer
19 199 (2.24%) Test Analyst
20 174 (1.96%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1124 (12.63%) .NET
2 953 (10.71%) XML
3 835 (9.39%) HTML
4 812 (9.13%) Web Services
5 617 (6.93%) Middleware
6 609 (6.85%) J2EE
7 561 (6.31%) Spring
8 469 (5.27%) CSS
9 377 (4.24%) ASP.NET
10 372 (4.18%) Hibernate
11 353 (3.97%) SOAP
12 345 (3.88%) Oracle Fusion
13 338 (3.80%) jQuery
14 262 (2.94%) JSP
15 245 (2.75%) REST
16 227 (2.55%) Java EE
17 204 (2.29%) JMS
18 202 (2.27%) JSON
19 187 (2.10%) WCF
20 178 (2.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 683 (7.68%) Analytical Skills
2 229 (2.57%) Computer Science
3 191 (2.15%) Enterprise Software
4 182 (2.05%) Management Information System
5 179 (2.01%) Clustering
6 163 (1.83%) Open Source
7 146 (1.64%) Derivative
8 145 (1.63%) Fixed Income
9 130 (1.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 126 (1.42%) Data Integration
11 118 (1.33%) Replication
11 118 (1.33%) Data Structures
12 80 (0.90%) Visualisation
13 79 (0.89%) Equities
13 79 (0.89%) User Experience
14 66 (0.74%) Mathematics
15 65 (0.73%) Mainframe
16 62 (0.70%) Statistics
16 62 (0.70%) Algorithms
17 57 (0.64%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1776 (19.96%) UNIX
2 1649 (18.53%) Linux
3 1245 (13.99%) Windows
4 403 (4.53%) Solaris
5 343 (3.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 244 (2.74%) AIX
7 215 (2.42%) Windows Server 2008
8 157 (1.76%) Windows Server 2003
9 99 (1.11%) Oracle Linux
10 80 (0.90%) HPUX
11 74 (0.83%) Windows 7
12 69 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
13 66 (0.74%) Windows XP
14 39 (0.44%) Mac OS X
14 39 (0.44%) Ubuntu
14 39 (0.44%) CentOS
15 32 (0.36%) Apple iOS
15 32 (0.36%) Android
15 32 (0.36%) SUSE
16 30 (0.34%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1470 (16.52%) Agile Software Development
2 955 (10.73%) Business Intelligence
3 836 (9.40%) Migration
4 754 (8.47%) ETL
5 658 (7.40%) SOA
6 632 (7.10%) Data Modelling
7 567 (6.37%) ITIL
8 537 (6.04%) Scrum
9 520 (5.84%) Project Management
10 439 (4.93%) TDD
11 415 (4.66%) Performance Tuning
12 410 (4.61%) OO
13 404 (4.54%) CRM
14 372 (4.18%) ERP
15 361 (4.06%) Data Migration
16 357 (4.01%) Continuous Integration
17 331 (3.72%) Configuration Management
18 323 (3.63%) User Acceptance Testing
19 319 (3.59%) Workflow
20 305 (3.43%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 3929 (44.16%) SQL
2 2253 (25.32%) Java
3 1675 (18.83%) PL/SQL
4 828 (9.31%) JavaScript
5 811 (9.12%) C#
6 635 (7.14%) Shell Script
7 408 (4.59%) Perl
8 346 (3.89%) Python
9 271 (3.05%) C++
10 211 (2.37%) C
11 207 (2.33%) VB
12 168 (1.89%) Bash Shell
13 161 (1.81%) T-SQL
14 148 (1.66%) VBA
15 147 (1.65%) PHP
16 136 (1.53%) Ruby
17 121 (1.36%) PowerShell
18 108 (1.21%) Korn
19 99 (1.11%) VB.NET
19 99 (1.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1176 (13.22%) Security Cleared
2 807 (9.07%) SC Cleared
3 436 (4.90%) Degree
4 310 (3.48%) DV Cleared
5 170 (1.91%) VCP4
6 150 (1.69%) ISTQB
7 121 (1.36%) ISEB
8 85 (0.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 64 (0.72%) Oracle Certification
10 63 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
11 58 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
12 43 (0.48%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 41 (0.46%) Sun Certification
14 34 (0.38%) PMI Certification
15 25 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 24 (0.27%) MCITP
17 23 (0.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
18 22 (0.25%) CISSP
18 22 (0.25%) PMP
19 21 (0.24%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 317 (3.56%) QA
2 109 (1.23%) SLA
3 68 (0.76%) Data Quality
4 24 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 20 (0.22%) ISO 9001
6 19 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 16 (0.18%) HL7
8 14 (0.16%) COBIT
9 11 (0.12%) GAAP
10 10 (0.11%) EMIR
11 8 (0.090%) PCI DSS
11 8 (0.090%) GxP
12 7 (0.079%) Dodd-Frank
13 6 (0.067%) Solvency II
13 6 (0.067%) DICOM
13 6 (0.067%) ISO/IEC 20000
14 5 (0.056%) ISO 14001
14 5 (0.056%) ISO 9000
14 5 (0.056%) Basel II
14 5 (0.056%) WAI
System Software
1 272 (3.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 271 (3.05%) Oracle RAC
3 241 (2.71%) Active Directory
4 154 (1.73%) Oracle RMAN
5 70 (0.79%) Hyper-V
6 50 (0.56%) VMware ESX
7 48 (0.54%) vSphere
8 31 (0.35%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 29 (0.33%) XenApp
10 27 (0.30%) Xen
11 26 (0.29%) NFS
12 24 (0.27%) Firmware
13 23 (0.26%) HDFS
14 19 (0.21%) Terminal Services
15 18 (0.20%) Microsoft App-V
16 16 (0.18%) Apache Flume
16 16 (0.18%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
16 16 (0.18%) Samba
17 15 (0.17%) KVM
18 14 (0.16%) Squid
Systems Management
1 251 (2.82%) Puppet
2 140 (1.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 140 (1.57%) HP Quality Center
3 117 (1.32%) Data Guard
4 106 (1.19%) Control-M
5 87 (0.98%) Opscode Chef
6 80 (0.90%) Tivoli
7 61 (0.69%) Oracle Identity Management
8 58 (0.65%) Nagios
9 52 (0.58%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 51 (0.57%) SCCM
11 38 (0.43%) Vagrant
11 38 (0.43%) OpenView
12 32 (0.36%) ITRS Geneos
13 28 (0.31%) Ansible
14 26 (0.29%) Oracle Identity Manager
14 26 (0.29%) NSN NetAct
15 24 (0.27%) SCOM
16 23 (0.26%) Cobbler
17 22 (0.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 997 (11.21%) Microsoft
2 509 (5.72%) SAP
3 448 (5.04%) IBM
4 431 (4.84%) Red Hat
5 405 (4.55%) VMware
6 387 (4.35%) HP
7 321 (3.61%) Sybase
8 318 (3.57%) Informatica
9 285 (3.20%) Business Objects
10 181 (2.03%) Citrix
11 171 (1.92%) Cisco
12 167 (1.88%) TIBCO
13 164 (1.84%) Sun
14 134 (1.51%) Siebel
15 109 (1.23%) Salesforce.com
16 103 (1.16%) Cognos
17 101 (1.14%) webMethods
18 96 (1.08%) Remedy
19 94 (1.06%) EMC
20 89 (1.00%) Hyperion
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