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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 14 8 10
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Contract jobs citing Oracle 4749 5092 4945
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.94% 10.12% 10.28%
As % of the Vendors category 20.28% 22.18% 22.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2805 2972 2878
Average daily rate
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£425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 64 80
Average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £31.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.80 £14.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.20 £50.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £37.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +15.38%
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
23413 22961 22201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.06% 45.63% 46.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 14134 13103 12594
Average daily rate £400 £388 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £220 £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 1002 1014 1025
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.70 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.60% -4.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £37.50 £41.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 28 August 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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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 -7 1969 £475 +1.06% 450
South East +3 1091 £413 +10.00% 156
North West +1 435 £450 +28.57% 92
Yorkshire -9 270 £355 -7.49% 91
East of England -10 233 £400 - 82
South West -2 232 £400 -5.88% 90
West Midlands +1 183 £375 +7.14% 40
East Midlands -5 145 £350 -7.28% 38
North East -1 142 £388 +10.71% 19
Midlands -5 10 £388 -26.19% 1
South Coast +2 4 - -
Oracle
UK

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 3813 (42.24%) SQL
2 2303 (25.51%) Finance
3 2207 (24.45%) Oracle Database
4 2118 (23.46%) Java
5 1791 (19.84%) Linux
6 1761 (19.51%) UNIX
7 1689 (18.71%) SQL Server
8 1611 (17.85%) Agile Software Development
9 1531 (16.96%) PL/SQL
10 1317 (14.59%) Windows
11 1084 (12.01%) Microsoft
12 980 (10.86%) Banking
13 943 (10.45%) Business Intelligence
14 922 (10.21%) XML
15 910 (10.08%) .NET
16 891 (9.87%) Oracle Database 11g
17 883 (9.78%) Security Cleared
18 866 (9.59%) JavaScript
19 839 (9.29%) Data Warehouse
20 821 (9.09%) Migration
21 801 (8.87%) ETL
22 758 (8.40%) Web Services
23 741 (8.21%) Relational Database
24 735 (8.14%) Analytical Skills
25 682 (7.56%) C#
26 679 (7.52%) HTML
27 660 (7.31%) Data Modelling
27 660 (7.31%) Oracle Reports
28 655 (7.26%) Oracle EBS
29 640 (7.09%) ITIL

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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
1 555 (6.15%) WebLogic
2 402 (4.45%) WebSphere
3 306 (3.39%) Tomcat
4 292 (3.23%) JBoss
5 288 (3.19%) Apache
6 252 (2.79%) SharePoint
7 239 (2.65%) IIS
8 210 (2.33%) SAS
9 192 (2.13%) Oracle Workflow
10 158 (1.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 140 (1.55%) Oracle Coherence
12 127 (1.41%) Oracle Service Bus
13 99 (1.10%) BizTalk Server
14 98 (1.09%) Node.js
15 83 (0.92%) WebSphere Application Server
16 78 (0.86%) Confluence
17 75 (0.83%) MS Exchange
18 72 (0.80%) CMS
19 70 (0.78%) MQSeries
20 48 (0.53%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 501 (5.55%) MS Excel
2 248 (2.75%) MS Office
3 105 (1.16%) MS Visio
4 98 (1.09%) MS PowerPoint
5 89 (0.99%) MS Project
6 31 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
7 22 (0.24%) SPSS
8 8 (0.089%) Photoshop
8 8 (0.089%) PowerPivot
9 5 (0.055%) Adobe Captivate
10 3 (0.033%) HipChat
10 3 (0.033%) InfoPath
10 3 (0.033%) Adobe Illustrator
11 2 (0.022%) Siemens NX
11 2 (0.022%) Open Workbench
11 2 (0.022%) GIMP
12 1 (0.011%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 655 (7.26%) Oracle EBS
2 469 (5.20%) Oracle EBS R12
3 232 (2.57%) Oracle General Ledger
4 226 (2.50%) Oracle Financials
5 214 (2.37%) Oracle Applications
6 195 (2.16%) Oracle Payables
7 180 (1.99%) Oracle BPM
8 161 (1.78%) Oracle Receivables
9 137 (1.52%) Oracle ERP
10 97 (1.07%) Oracle Assets
11 92 (1.02%) Oracle Cash Management
12 78 (0.86%) Oracle iProcurement
13 69 (0.76%) Oracle Retail
14 58 (0.64%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
14 58 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
15 54 (0.60%) Oracle E-Business Tax
16 53 (0.59%) Hyperion Planning
17 47 (0.52%) Oracle Internet Expenses
18 36 (0.40%) Maximo
18 36 (0.40%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 239 (2.65%) Amazon AWS
2 89 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
3 81 (0.90%) SaaS
4 75 (0.83%) IaaS
5 70 (0.78%) Taleo
6 63 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
7 32 (0.35%) PaaS
8 25 (0.28%) Office 365
9 22 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
10 18 (0.20%) AWS CloudFormation
11 17 (0.19%) Amazon S3
12 15 (0.17%) Google Analytics
12 15 (0.17%) OpenShift
13 13 (0.14%) Adobe Analytics
14 10 (0.11%) SuccessFactors
15 9 (0.100%) Boomi
16 8 (0.089%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 7 (0.078%) SoftLayer
17 7 (0.078%) Amazon SQS
18 6 (0.066%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 301 (3.33%) SAN
2 296 (3.28%) Firewall
3 204 (2.26%) Internet
4 181 (2.01%) TCP/IP
5 174 (1.93%) DNS
6 163 (1.81%) LDAP
7 130 (1.44%) HTTP
8 111 (1.23%) NAS
9 105 (1.16%) SSL
10 90 (1.00%) DHCP
11 88 (0.97%) WAN
12 83 (0.92%) LAN
13 63 (0.70%) SSH
14 62 (0.69%) FTP
15 52 (0.58%) Network Security
16 51 (0.56%) VoIP
17 47 (0.52%) Intranet
18 41 (0.45%) VPN
19 33 (0.37%) VLAN
20 31 (0.34%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2207 (24.45%) Oracle Database
2 1689 (18.71%) SQL Server
3 891 (9.87%) Oracle Database 11g
4 839 (9.29%) Data Warehouse
5 741 (8.21%) Relational Database
6 660 (7.31%) Oracle Reports
7 464 (5.14%) MySQL
8 431 (4.77%) Oracle BI EE
9 413 (4.58%) Oracle Database 10g
10 408 (4.52%) RDBMS
11 342 (3.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 336 (3.72%) BusinessObjects
13 288 (3.19%) DB2
14 247 (2.74%) MongoDB
15 246 (2.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 233 (2.58%) PostgreSQL
17 226 (2.50%) Hadoop
18 203 (2.25%) Oracle ODI
19 202 (2.24%) Big Data
20 171 (1.89%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 334 (3.70%) Oracle Forms
2 312 (3.46%) Subversion
3 290 (3.21%) Maven
4 286 (3.17%) JIRA
5 257 (2.85%) Git (software)
6 248 (2.75%) Jenkins
7 187 (2.07%) Oracle APEX
8 181 (2.01%) JUnit
9 168 (1.86%) Ant
10 162 (1.79%) Visual Studio
11 158 (1.75%) Toad
12 155 (1.72%) Eclipse
13 149 (1.65%) Selenium
14 126 (1.40%) Team Foundation Server
15 125 (1.38%) ERwin
16 124 (1.37%) TeamCity
17 112 (1.24%) SoapUI
18 93 (1.03%) NUnit
19 64 (0.71%) Cucumber
20 62 (0.69%) Gradle
General
1 2303 (25.51%) Finance
2 980 (10.86%) Banking
3 402 (4.45%) Retail
4 341 (3.78%) Investment Banking
5 321 (3.56%) Telecoms
6 197 (2.18%) Front Office
7 170 (1.88%) Marketing
8 129 (1.43%) Billing
9 120 (1.33%) General Ledger
10 115 (1.27%) Manufacturing
11 101 (1.12%) Financial Institution
12 94 (1.04%) Back Office
13 86 (0.95%) Local Government
14 77 (0.85%) Publishing
15 55 (0.61%) Advertising
15 55 (0.61%) Legal
16 38 (0.42%) Military
17 35 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
18 28 (0.31%) Law
18 28 (0.31%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3030 (33.57%) Developer
2 1222 (13.54%) Analyst
3 1106 (12.25%) Architect
4 912 (10.10%) Consultant
5 739 (8.19%) Oracle Developer
6 655 (7.26%) Java Developer
7 496 (5.49%) Oracle Consultant
8 484 (5.36%) DBA
9 393 (4.35%) Project Manager
10 369 (4.09%) Administrator
11 344 (3.81%) Solutions Architect
12 334 (3.70%) Business Analyst
13 285 (3.16%) Oracle DBA
14 245 (2.71%) Senior Developer
15 213 (2.36%) SQL Developer
16 205 (2.27%) Technical Architect
16 205 (2.27%) Test Analyst
17 200 (2.22%) Functional Consultant
18 194 (2.15%) .NET Developer
19 182 (2.02%) Oracle Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 922 (10.21%) XML
2 910 (10.08%) .NET
3 758 (8.40%) Web Services
4 679 (7.52%) HTML
5 571 (6.33%) Middleware
6 505 (5.59%) J2EE
7 446 (4.94%) Spring
8 426 (4.72%) SOAP
9 388 (4.30%) CSS
10 345 (3.82%) Oracle Fusion
11 323 (3.58%) ASP.NET
12 259 (2.87%) Hibernate
12 259 (2.87%) jQuery
13 210 (2.33%) JMS
14 209 (2.32%) REST
15 207 (2.29%) JSP
16 198 (2.19%) AngularJS
17 193 (2.14%) Java EE
18 189 (2.09%) JSON
19 158 (1.75%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 735 (8.14%) Analytical Skills
2 272 (3.01%) Data Centre
3 226 (2.50%) Management Information System
4 196 (2.17%) Computer Science
5 177 (1.96%) Clustering
6 175 (1.94%) Data Integration
7 165 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
8 122 (1.35%) Replication
9 121 (1.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 115 (1.27%) Fixed Income
11 112 (1.24%) Derivative
12 111 (1.23%) Visualisation
13 94 (1.04%) User Experience
14 84 (0.93%) Mainframe
15 83 (0.92%) Client/Server
16 77 (0.85%) N-Tier
17 74 (0.82%) Data Structures
18 71 (0.79%) Algorithms
18 71 (0.79%) Credit Risk
19 56 (0.62%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1791 (19.84%) Linux
2 1761 (19.51%) UNIX
3 1317 (14.59%) Windows
4 426 (4.72%) Solaris
5 386 (4.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 268 (2.97%) AIX
7 220 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
8 170 (1.88%) Windows Server 2003
9 139 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
10 72 (0.80%) Oracle Linux
11 67 (0.74%) Windows 7
12 57 (0.63%) HPUX
13 56 (0.62%) SUSE
14 35 (0.39%) Windows XP
14 35 (0.39%) Android
15 32 (0.35%) Windows 8
16 30 (0.33%) CentOS
17 27 (0.30%) Apple iOS
18 25 (0.28%) Windows 2000 Server
19 21 (0.23%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1611 (17.85%) Agile Software Development
2 943 (10.45%) Business Intelligence
3 821 (9.09%) Migration
4 801 (8.87%) ETL
5 660 (7.31%) Data Modelling
6 640 (7.09%) ITIL
7 608 (6.74%) SOA
8 556 (6.16%) Project Management
9 544 (6.03%) SDLC
10 497 (5.51%) Scrum
11 462 (5.12%) ERP
12 447 (4.95%) TDD
13 438 (4.85%) Performance Tuning
14 436 (4.83%) Continuous Integration
15 404 (4.48%) Stakeholder Management
16 369 (4.09%) CRM
17 362 (4.01%) Data Migration
18 337 (3.73%) User Acceptance Testing
19 298 (3.30%) Analytics
20 296 (3.28%) OO
Programming Languages
1 3813 (42.24%) SQL
2 2118 (23.46%) Java
3 1531 (16.96%) PL/SQL
4 866 (9.59%) JavaScript
5 682 (7.56%) C#
6 638 (7.07%) Shell Script
7 486 (5.38%) Perl
8 418 (4.63%) Python
9 407 (4.51%) C++
10 292 (3.23%) T-SQL
11 200 (2.22%) C
12 195 (2.16%) VB
13 188 (2.08%) PowerShell
14 172 (1.91%) Bash Shell
15 154 (1.71%) VBA
16 124 (1.37%) Ruby
17 117 (1.30%) PHP
18 96 (1.06%) Korn
19 84 (0.93%) R
20 79 (0.88%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 883 (9.78%) Security Cleared
2 588 (6.51%) SC Cleared
3 479 (5.31%) Degree
4 178 (1.97%) DV Cleared
5 144 (1.60%) ISEB
6 119 (1.32%) ISTQB
7 75 (0.83%) PMI Certification
8 71 (0.79%) Oracle Certification
9 63 (0.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 60 (0.66%) Cisco Certification
11 50 (0.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 48 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
13 43 (0.48%) PMP
14 42 (0.47%) CCNA
15 41 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
16 29 (0.32%) Sun Certification
16 29 (0.32%) ACCA
17 27 (0.30%) CIMA
17 27 (0.30%) OCP
18 25 (0.28%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 216 (2.39%) QA
2 117 (1.30%) SLA
2 117 (1.30%) Data Quality
3 34 (0.38%) Solvency II
4 22 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 15 (0.17%) PCI DSS
6 14 (0.16%) ISO 9001
6 14 (0.16%) Dodd-Frank
7 11 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 10 (0.11%) COBIT
8 10 (0.11%) EMIR
8 10 (0.11%) Basel III
9 9 (0.100%) FINREP
9 9 (0.100%) Basel II
10 7 (0.078%) COREP
11 6 (0.066%) GxP
12 4 (0.044%) WAI
12 4 (0.044%) GAAP
13 3 (0.033%) ISO 14001
13 3 (0.033%) COSO
System Software
1 303 (3.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 281 (3.11%) Active Directory
3 240 (2.66%) Oracle RAC
4 81 (0.90%) Hyper-V
5 53 (0.59%) vSphere
6 52 (0.58%) VMware ESX
7 44 (0.49%) NFS
8 42 (0.47%) XenApp
9 32 (0.35%) Xen
10 29 (0.32%) XenDesktop
11 28 (0.31%) KVM
12 25 (0.28%) Oracle Clusterware
12 25 (0.28%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 24 (0.27%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 24 (0.27%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 21 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
15 20 (0.22%) Samba
16 19 (0.21%) Microsoft App-V
16 19 (0.21%) HDFS
16 19 (0.21%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 194 (2.15%) Puppet
2 161 (1.78%) Opscode Chef
3 139 (1.54%) Oracle RMAN
4 130 (1.44%) Data Guard
5 122 (1.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 100 (1.11%) HP Quality Center
7 97 (1.07%) Tivoli
8 77 (0.85%) Control-M
9 72 (0.80%) Ansible
10 66 (0.73%) BladeLogic
11 54 (0.60%) SCCM
12 50 (0.55%) StatsD
13 49 (0.54%) SCOM
14 42 (0.47%) NetBackup
15 40 (0.44%) Oracle Identity Management
16 39 (0.43%) Oracle ZFS
17 37 (0.41%) ITRS Geneos
18 36 (0.40%) Tivoli Storage Manager
19 32 (0.35%) CA Single Sign-On
20 27 (0.30%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 1084 (12.01%) Microsoft
2 574 (6.36%) IBM
3 499 (5.53%) SAP
4 461 (5.11%) VMware
5 447 (4.95%) Red Hat
6 409 (4.53%) Informatica
7 349 (3.87%) Sybase
8 336 (3.72%) HP
9 248 (2.75%) Citrix
10 172 (1.91%) Cisco
11 161 (1.78%) Sun
11 161 (1.78%) TIBCO
12 145 (1.61%) Tableau
13 143 (1.58%) Cognos
13 143 (1.58%) Teradata
14 138 (1.53%) Adobe
15 137 (1.52%) Hyperion
16 120 (1.33%) EMC
17 106 (1.17%) NetApp
18 97 (1.07%) PeopleSoft
Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £350 - £380 Per Annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £300 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Twist IT
Posted: 4 hours ago
Pudsey, West Yorkshire
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £480.00 - £510.00 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £500 - £700 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Competitive + market rates
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Consult Solutions
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £175 - £200 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £390 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £550 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £475 - £510 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £500.00 - £700.00 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Square One Resources
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Square One Resources
Rate: Good/negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Proactive Appointments
Rate: £200 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Agile Recruitment
Rate: Based on experience
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Colston Consulting
Rate: £300 - 400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Posted: Yesterday
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £200.00 - £300.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday