The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 6 13 12
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -1
Contract jobs citing Oracle 86 44 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 17.70% 9.03% 9.74%
As % of the Vendors category 38.05% 19.73% 18.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 17 26
Average daily rate
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£448 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £343 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £435 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 5
Average hourly rate £34.11 £25.15 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.63% -6.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £22.13 £19.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.64 £28.75 £33.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -13.04%
Oracle
East of England

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

Vendors Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
226 223 239
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 46.50% 45.79% 51.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 69 118
Average daily rate £400 £388 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £155 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 59 34
Average hourly rate £25.00 £16.00 £26.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.25% -39.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £9.37 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £28.90 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +2.70%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Oracle
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the Essex region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Oracle Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

Oracle
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Oracle Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Oracle
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle within the Essex region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014. 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
Basildon +6 9 £488 -
Chelmsford +5 5 £450 +38.46% 1
Brentwood +1 5 £220 - 3
Colchester - 2 £525 - 5
Halstead - - - -
Harlow - - - - 1
Braintree - - - -
Oracle
East of England

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 96 (63.16%) SQL
2 79 (51.97%) Java
3 60 (39.47%) UNIX
3 60 (39.47%) Linux
4 54 (35.53%) PL/SQL
5 52 (34.21%) HTML
5 52 (34.21%) XML
6 49 (32.24%) JBoss
6 49 (32.24%) Relational Database
7 47 (30.92%) MySQL
8 40 (26.32%) WebLogic
9 39 (25.66%) Web Development
10 36 (23.68%) Finance
11 35 (23.03%) Spring
11 35 (23.03%) CSS
12 34 (22.37%) LDAP
13 32 (21.05%) JAAS
14 30 (19.74%) MVC
15 29 (19.08%) MariaDB
15 29 (19.08%) Oracle Database
16 28 (18.42%) Hibernate
17 27 (17.76%) Windows
17 27 (17.76%) Enterprise Software
17 27 (17.76%) Spring MVC
18 26 (17.11%) Mac OS X
19 22 (14.47%) JavaScript
19 22 (14.47%) J2EE
20 21 (13.82%) JPA
21 18 (11.84%) SQL Server
21 18 (11.84%) Agile Software Development

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 40 (26.32%) WebLogic
2 14 (9.21%) BizTalk Server
2 14 (9.21%) WebSphere
3 10 (6.58%) Apache
4 7 (4.61%) Tomcat
4 7 (4.61%) MQSeries
5 6 (3.95%) IIS
5 6 (3.95%) MS Exchange
6 5 (3.29%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (2.63%) GlassFish
7 4 (2.63%) CMS
7 4 (2.63%) IBM HTTP Server
8 3 (1.97%) SharePoint
8 3 (1.97%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (1.97%) Adobe CQ
8 3 (1.97%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (1.32%) Documentum
9 2 (1.32%) Oracle Application Server
9 2 (1.32%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (1.32%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 15 (9.87%) MS Office
2 14 (9.21%) MS Excel
3 5 (3.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.32%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.32%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.66%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (7.24%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (5.92%) Oracle Payables
3 8 (5.26%) Oracle EBS R12
4 7 (4.61%) Oracle Cash Management
5 6 (3.95%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 6 (3.95%) Oracle Receivables
5 6 (3.95%) Oracle General Ledger
5 6 (3.95%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (1.97%) Oracle Payroll
7 2 (1.32%) Oracle CRM
7 2 (1.32%) assyst
7 2 (1.32%) Magento
8 1 (0.66%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.66%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.97%) IBM SmartCloud
2 1 (0.66%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 34 (22.37%) LDAP
2 10 (6.58%) HTTP
3 7 (4.61%) Internet
4 5 (3.29%) Firewall
5 4 (2.63%) Wireless
6 3 (1.97%) DHCP
6 3 (1.97%) DNS
6 3 (1.97%) TCP/IP
6 3 (1.97%) Broadband
7 2 (1.32%) PuTTY
8 1 (0.66%) CTI
8 1 (0.66%) Intranet
8 1 (0.66%) MPLS
8 1 (0.66%) LAN
8 1 (0.66%) WAN
8 1 (0.66%) VPN
8 1 (0.66%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (32.24%) Relational Database
2 47 (30.92%) MySQL
3 29 (19.08%) MariaDB
3 29 (19.08%) Oracle Database
4 18 (11.84%) SQL Server
5 13 (8.55%) DB2
6 11 (7.24%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (6.58%) Oracle Reports
7 10 (6.58%) Essbase
8 7 (4.61%) MongoDB
8 7 (4.61%) Neo4j
9 6 (3.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (3.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (2.63%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (1.97%) Oracle9i Database
11 3 (1.97%) DTS
12 2 (1.32%) Crystal Reports
12 2 (1.32%) Oracle Database 10g
12 2 (1.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 1 (0.66%) IDMS
Development Applications
1 9 (5.92%) RequisitePro
2 5 (3.29%) Eclipse
3 3 (1.97%) PowerDesigner
3 3 (1.97%) Subversion
3 3 (1.97%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.97%) VisualVM
4 2 (1.32%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.32%) Ant
5 1 (0.66%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.66%) TestDirector
5 1 (0.66%) ERwin
5 1 (0.66%) MSI
5 1 (0.66%) Gradle
5 1 (0.66%) Maven
5 1 (0.66%) Lombardi
General
1 36 (23.68%) Finance
2 10 (6.58%) Automotive
3 8 (5.26%) Local Government
4 6 (3.95%) Banking
4 6 (3.95%) General Ledger
5 5 (3.29%) Publishing
6 4 (2.63%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.97%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.97%) Marketing
8 1 (0.66%) Legal
8 1 (0.66%) Retail
8 1 (0.66%) Billing
Job Titles
1 52 (34.21%) Developer
2 41 (26.97%) Analyst
2 41 (26.97%) Java Developer
3 13 (8.55%) Systems Analyst
4 12 (7.89%) Architect
5 9 (5.92%) Support Analyst
6 8 (5.26%) Business Analyst
6 8 (5.26%) Consultant
7 7 (4.61%) Technical Architect
7 7 (4.61%) Senior Developer
7 7 (4.61%) Oracle Consultant
7 7 (4.61%) Senior Java Developer
7 7 (4.61%) Technical Design Architect
8 6 (3.95%) Software Project Leader
8 6 (3.95%) Data Analyst
8 6 (3.95%) Project Leader
9 5 (3.29%) Oracle Financials Consultant
10 4 (2.63%) SQL Developer
10 4 (2.63%) DBA
11 3 (1.97%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (34.21%) HTML
1 52 (34.21%) XML
2 35 (23.03%) Spring
2 35 (23.03%) CSS
3 32 (21.05%) JAAS
4 28 (18.42%) Hibernate
5 27 (17.76%) Spring MVC
6 22 (14.47%) J2EE
7 21 (13.82%) JPA
8 12 (7.89%) XSLT
9 11 (7.24%) Servlets
9 11 (7.24%) Struts
10 10 (6.58%) Web Services
10 10 (6.58%) Struts2
10 10 (6.58%) REST
11 9 (5.92%) XSD
11 9 (5.92%) .NET
12 8 (5.26%) Ajax
13 7 (4.61%) JSP
13 7 (4.61%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 27 (17.76%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (6.58%) NHS
3 9 (5.92%) Computer Science
4 8 (5.26%) Biology
5 6 (3.95%) Life Science
5 6 (3.95%) Data Integration
5 6 (3.95%) Mathematics
6 5 (3.29%) Clustering
6 5 (3.29%) Visualisation
7 3 (1.97%) Replication
8 2 (1.32%) N-Tier
8 2 (1.32%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.32%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.66%) User Experience
9 1 (0.66%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.66%) AS400
9 1 (0.66%) Handset
9 1 (0.66%) Open Source
9 1 (0.66%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 60 (39.47%) UNIX
1 60 (39.47%) Linux
2 27 (17.76%) Windows
3 26 (17.11%) Mac OS X
4 7 (4.61%) Solaris
5 6 (3.95%) AIX
6 5 (3.29%) Apple iOS
7 4 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (2.63%) SUSE
7 4 (2.63%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.97%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (1.97%) Windows 8
8 3 (1.97%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (1.97%) Windows XP
9 2 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.32%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.66%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.66%) Android
10 1 (0.66%) OpenVMS
10 1 (0.66%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (25.66%) Web Development
2 30 (19.74%) MVC
3 18 (11.84%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (11.18%) Data Analysis
5 16 (10.53%) Migration
6 15 (9.87%) Business Intelligence
6 15 (9.87%) ITIL
7 14 (9.21%) TDD
8 13 (8.55%) Data Modelling
9 11 (7.24%) ETL
9 11 (7.24%) Configuration Management
9 11 (7.24%) UML
9 11 (7.24%) Use Case
9 11 (7.24%) Responsive Web Design
9 11 (7.24%) Mentoring
10 10 (6.58%) CRM
10 10 (6.58%) Project Management
10 10 (6.58%) Web Design
11 9 (5.92%) Technical Architecture
11 9 (5.92%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 96 (63.16%) SQL
2 79 (51.97%) Java
3 54 (35.53%) PL/SQL
4 22 (14.47%) JavaScript
5 15 (9.87%) Shell Script
6 13 (8.55%) VB
7 10 (6.58%) VBA
8 6 (3.95%) Perl
8 6 (3.95%) C#
9 5 (3.29%) C++
9 5 (3.29%) T-SQL
9 5 (3.29%) PHP
9 5 (3.29%) VB.NET
10 4 (2.63%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.32%) ABAP
11 2 (1.32%) Python
11 2 (1.32%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.66%) R
12 1 (0.66%) FQL
12 1 (0.66%) JCL
Qualifications
1 10 (6.58%) Degree
2 8 (5.26%) Security Cleared
3 5 (3.29%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.29%) Sun Certification
4 2 (1.32%) MCSE
4 2 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.66%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.66%) ISEB
5 1 (0.66%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.66%) MCITP
5 1 (0.66%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.66%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 5 (3.29%) QA
2 5 (3.29%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (3.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (3.29%) XenApp
3 4 (2.63%) Active Directory
4 3 (1.97%) MetaFrame
5 2 (1.32%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (1.32%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.66%) RACF
6 1 (0.66%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.66%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (1.97%) Opsview
2 2 (1.32%) Data Guard
2 2 (1.32%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.32%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.66%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.66%) SCCM
3 1 (0.66%) SCOM
Vendors
1 49 (32.24%) JBoss
2 15 (9.87%) Microsoft
3 9 (5.92%) IBM
4 8 (5.26%) Lagan
5 7 (4.61%) VMware
6 6 (3.95%) EMC
6 6 (3.95%) Citrix
7 5 (3.29%) SAP
7 5 (3.29%) Adobe
7 5 (3.29%) Sun
7 5 (3.29%) HP
7 5 (3.29%) Business Objects
7 5 (3.29%) AccuRev
8 4 (2.63%) Cisco
9 3 (1.97%) Cognos
9 3 (1.97%) Splunk
9 3 (1.97%) NetApp
9 3 (1.97%) webMethods
9 3 (1.97%) FatWire
10 2 (1.32%) Red Hat
Chelmsford, Essex
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £450 - 500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
Executive Resource Group
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 6 days ago
Colchester
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago