The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Erskine region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 27 11 13
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +2
Contract jobs citing Oracle 4 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 2.82% 11.54% 4.55%
As % of the Vendors category 3.92% 12.00% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£348 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -3.70%
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Renfrewshire

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

Vendors Category
Erskine
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
102 25 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 71.83% 96.15% 95.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 19 9
Average daily rate £340 £355 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.22% -7.79%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.05%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

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

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

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

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

Oracle
Daily Rate Histogram in Erskine

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the Erskine region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Oracle Daily Rate Histogram in Erskine

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Erskine 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 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (91.67%) SQL
2 11 (91.67%) Security Cleared
3 10 (83.33%) SC Cleared
3 10 (83.33%) HP
4 7 (58.33%) Perl
5 6 (50.00%) Java
5 6 (50.00%) Change Management
6 5 (41.67%) ITIL
6 5 (41.67%) UNIX
6 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
6 5 (41.67%) Configuration Management
7 4 (33.33%) Red Hat
7 4 (33.33%) Six Sigma
7 4 (33.33%) SAN
7 4 (33.33%) HPUX
7 4 (33.33%) DNS
7 4 (33.33%) WebLogic
7 4 (33.33%) LAN
7 4 (33.33%) WAN
7 4 (33.33%) Lean Six Sigma
7 4 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database
8 3 (25.00%) KVM
8 3 (25.00%) RHEV
8 3 (25.00%) Open Source
8 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
8 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Erskine 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 4 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Workflow
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) SAN
1 4 (33.33%) DNS
1 4 (33.33%) LAN
1 4 (33.33%) WAN
2 3 (25.00%) Firewall
2 3 (25.00%) DHCP
2 3 (25.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Applications Support
2 5 (41.67%) Applications Support Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) UNIX Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Performance Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Configuration Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) UNIX Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) CSS
1 3 (25.00%) Web Services
1 3 (25.00%) Middleware
2 1 (8.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Open Source
1 3 (25.00%) Fat Client
1 3 (25.00%) e-Health
1 3 (25.00%) Thin Client
2 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (16.67%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (41.67%) UNIX
3 4 (33.33%) HPUX
3 4 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (25.00%) AIX
4 3 (25.00%) Solaris
5 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Change Management
2 5 (41.67%) ITIL
2 5 (41.67%) Configuration Management
3 4 (33.33%) Six Sigma
3 4 (33.33%) Lean Six Sigma
4 3 (25.00%) Performance Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Performance Management
4 3 (25.00%) Service Management
4 3 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (25.00%) Change Data Capture
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL V3
5 1 (8.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) SQL
2 7 (58.33%) Perl
3 6 (50.00%) Java
4 2 (16.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (91.67%) Security Cleared
2 10 (83.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) KVM
1 3 (25.00%) RHEV
1 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
1 3 (25.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (8.33%) HP NNM
2 1 (8.33%) Netcool
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) HP
2 4 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 3 (25.00%) VMware
3 3 (25.00%) Citrix
4 1 (8.33%) Business Objects
4 1 (8.33%) Informatica
4 1 (8.33%) IBM