The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Erskine region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 21 15 14
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -1
Contract jobs citing Oracle 9 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 6.43% 2.86% 2.94%
As % of the Vendors category 10.11% 3.33% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 0
Average daily rate
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£371 £410 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.60% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £35.00 £36.75
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -4.76%
Vendors Category
Erskine
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
89 30 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 63.57% 85.71% 97.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 26 14
Average daily rate £329 £400 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.75% +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £308 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £371 £525 £420
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 £19.04 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-8.08% -4.80%
Oracle
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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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 11 (100.00%) Linux
1 11 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (90.91%) SC Cleared
2 10 (90.91%) SQL
2 10 (90.91%) HP
3 7 (63.64%) Perl
4 6 (54.55%) Java
4 6 (54.55%) Change Management
5 5 (45.45%) Configuration Management
6 4 (36.36%) Lean Six Sigma
6 4 (36.36%) Six Sigma
6 4 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (36.36%) SAN
6 4 (36.36%) Red Hat
6 4 (36.36%) DNS
6 4 (36.36%) LAN
6 4 (36.36%) WAN
6 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
6 4 (36.36%) WebLogic
6 4 (36.36%) ITIL
6 4 (36.36%) UNIX
7 3 (27.27%) AIX
7 3 (27.27%) HPUX
7 3 (27.27%) Solaris
7 3 (27.27%) CSS
7 3 (27.27%) Web Services
7 3 (27.27%) DHCP
7 3 (27.27%) VPN
7 3 (27.27%) Thin Client
7 3 (27.27%) Middleware

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 (36.36%) WebLogic
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) LAN
1 4 (36.36%) WAN
1 4 (36.36%) DNS
1 4 (36.36%) SAN
2 3 (27.27%) Firewall
2 3 (27.27%) DHCP
2 3 (27.27%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Support Engineer
1 5 (45.45%) Applications Support
1 5 (45.45%) Applications Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) UNIX Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Performance Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Configuration Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) UNIX Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) CSS
1 3 (27.27%) Web Services
1 3 (27.27%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Thin Client
1 3 (27.27%) e-Health
1 3 (27.27%) Fat Client
1 3 (27.27%) Open Source
2 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 2 (18.18%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (36.36%) UNIX
3 3 (27.27%) AIX
3 3 (27.27%) HPUX
3 3 (27.27%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Change Management
2 5 (45.45%) Configuration Management
3 4 (36.36%) ITIL
3 4 (36.36%) Six Sigma
3 4 (36.36%) Lean Six Sigma
4 3 (27.27%) Performance Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Performance Management
4 3 (27.27%) Service Management
4 3 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (27.27%) Change Data Capture
5 1 (9.09%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) SQL
2 7 (63.64%) Perl
3 6 (54.55%) Java
4 2 (18.18%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (90.91%) SC Cleared
3 2 (18.18%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) VMware ESX
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle RAC
1 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (27.27%) KVM
1 3 (27.27%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (9.09%) Netcool
2 1 (9.09%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) HP
2 4 (36.36%) Red Hat
3 3 (27.27%) VMware
3 3 (27.27%) Citrix
4 1 (9.09%) IBM