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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 25 24 15
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -9
Contract jobs citing Oracle 6 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 5.41% 2.17% 6.45%
As % of the Vendors category 6.98% 2.22% 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 2
Average daily rate
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£375 - £388
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 - £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £399 - £428
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 £33.75 £30.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.76%
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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
86 45 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 77.48% 97.83% 74.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 39 22
Average daily rate £333 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £322 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.40%

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 21 November 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 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 9 (90.00%) SC Cleared
2 9 (90.00%) Security Cleared
3 7 (70.00%) Configuration Management
4 6 (60.00%) HP
4 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (60.00%) UNIX
5 5 (50.00%) WebLogic
5 5 (50.00%) SAN
5 5 (50.00%) HPUX
5 5 (50.00%) DNS
5 5 (50.00%) Red Hat
5 5 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (50.00%) Oracle Database
6 4 (40.00%) VMware
6 4 (40.00%) VMware ESX
6 4 (40.00%) Change Management
6 4 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (40.00%) Firewall
6 4 (40.00%) Oracle Application Server
6 4 (40.00%) KVM
6 4 (40.00%) RHEV
6 4 (40.00%) Open Source
6 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (40.00%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (40.00%) Fat Client
6 4 (40.00%) Performance Testing

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 5 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Workflow
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) DNS
1 5 (50.00%) SAN
2 4 (40.00%) Firewall
2 4 (40.00%) LAN
2 4 (40.00%) WAN
2 4 (40.00%) DHCP
3 3 (30.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 4 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Applications Support
2 4 (40.00%) Applications Support Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) UNIX Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Configuration Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) UNIX Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Linux Support
5 1 (10.00%) Performance Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) Web Services
1 4 (40.00%) Middleware
2 2 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Thin Client
1 4 (40.00%) Fat Client
1 4 (40.00%) Open Source
2 3 (30.00%) CMDB
3 1 (10.00%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (60.00%) UNIX
3 5 (50.00%) HPUX
3 5 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (40.00%) AIX
4 4 (40.00%) Solaris
5 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (40.00%) ITIL
2 4 (40.00%) Change Management
2 4 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (40.00%) Performance Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Change Data Capture
3 3 (30.00%) Lean Six Sigma
3 3 (30.00%) Six Sigma
3 3 (30.00%) Service Management
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL V3
4 1 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) Perl
3 3 (30.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (90.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) VMware ESX
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle RAC
1 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (40.00%) KVM
1 4 (40.00%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) HP
2 5 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 4 (40.00%) VMware
3 4 (40.00%) Citrix
4 1 (10.00%) Informatica
4 1 (10.00%) Business Objects