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 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle
Rank 13 7 7
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Contract jobs citing Oracle 50 89 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 11.63% 16.92% 13.15%
As % of the Vendors category 25.38% 34.50% 27.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 43 49
Average daily rate £350 £325 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.76% -22.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £175 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 6
Average hourly rate £37.75 £102.50 £36.78
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.17% +178.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.90 £54.50 £32.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.28 £150.50 £39.63
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.13 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+11.78% -12.50%
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
197 258 338
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 45.81% 49.05% 47.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 138 183
Average daily rate £400 £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £175 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £458 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 14 21
Average hourly rate £16.50 £42.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.17% +123.68%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 30 April 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the Essex region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Oracle Hourly Rate Histogram 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 30 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Brentwood +9 9 £310 -4.61%
Chelmsford -3 8 - -
Witham 0 3 - -
Southend-on-Sea -1 3 £358 -15.82% 2
Basildon - 2 - -
Oracle
East of England

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 45 (42.86%) SQL
2 28 (26.67%) XML
3 27 (25.71%) PL/SQL
4 24 (22.86%) Java
4 24 (22.86%) Shell Script
4 24 (22.86%) Oracle Database
5 23 (21.90%) SOA
6 22 (20.95%) Performance Tuning
7 21 (20.00%) Finance
8 20 (19.05%) XSD
8 20 (19.05%) JSON
9 19 (18.10%) REST
9 19 (18.10%) SOAP
9 19 (18.10%) Web Services
10 18 (17.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 18 (17.14%) Open Source
10 18 (17.14%) Google
10 18 (17.14%) WSO2
10 18 (17.14%) Apache Camel
10 18 (17.14%) Apache ServiceMix
11 16 (15.24%) Unix
11 16 (15.24%) MySQL
11 16 (15.24%) SQL Server
12 15 (14.29%) XSLT
12 15 (14.29%) High Availability
13 14 (13.33%) Data Guard
13 14 (13.33%) ETL
13 14 (13.33%) Oracle RMAN
14 13 (12.38%) Clustering
14 13 (12.38%) Middleware

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 18 (17.14%) Apache ServiceMix
1 18 (17.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 10 (9.52%) Oracle Service Bus
3 9 (8.57%) WebLogic
4 8 (7.62%) Apache
5 6 (5.71%) JBoss
6 5 (4.76%) Tomcat
7 3 (2.86%) GlassFish
7 3 (2.86%) IIS
7 3 (2.86%) SharePoint
7 3 (2.86%) WebLogic Portal
8 2 (1.90%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (1.90%) Skype for Business
8 2 (1.90%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.95%) Oracle UPK
9 1 (0.95%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 6 (5.71%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (11.43%) Oracle Payables
2 11 (10.48%) Oracle EBS R12
3 10 (9.52%) Oracle BPM
4 8 (7.62%) Oracle Receivables
5 6 (5.71%) Oracle EBS
6 5 (4.76%) Oracle iProcurement
7 4 (3.81%) Oracle General Ledger
8 3 (2.86%) Hyperion Planning
8 3 (2.86%) Oracle 11i
8 3 (2.86%) Oracle AGIS
8 3 (2.86%) Oracle Assets
8 3 (2.86%) Oracle Cash Management
8 3 (2.86%) Oracle E-Business Tax
8 3 (2.86%) Oracle Financials
8 3 (2.86%) Oracle Internet Expenses
9 2 (1.90%) Dynamics CRM
10 1 (0.95%) AWD
10 1 (0.95%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 1 (0.95%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.86%) IBM SmartCloud
2 2 (1.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.90%) Office 365
2 2 (1.90%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.86%) Firewall
1 3 (2.86%) Internet
1 3 (2.86%) LDAP
2 1 (0.95%) DNS
2 1 (0.95%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (22.86%) Oracle Database
2 16 (15.24%) MySQL
2 16 (15.24%) SQL Server
3 7 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (6.67%) DataStage
4 6 (5.71%) Oracle ODI
4 6 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (4.76%) Oracle9i Database
5 5 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (3.81%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (3.81%) DB2
6 4 (3.81%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (3.81%) WebFOCUS
7 3 (2.86%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.90%) Hyperion Smart View
8 2 (1.90%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (1.90%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.90%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (9.52%) EasyMock
1 10 (9.52%) Mockito
2 5 (4.76%) AccuRev
3 3 (2.86%) VisualVM
4 2 (1.90%) PowerDesigner
4 2 (1.90%) Subversion
5 1 (0.95%) Ant
5 1 (0.95%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.95%) JIRA
5 1 (0.95%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.95%) LoadUI
5 1 (0.95%) Maven
5 1 (0.95%) PVCS
5 1 (0.95%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.95%) TestDirector
5 1 (0.95%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 21 (20.00%) Finance
2 9 (8.57%) Automotive
2 9 (8.57%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.86%) German Language
4 2 (1.90%) Retail
5 1 (0.95%) Back Office
5 1 (0.95%) Banking
5 1 (0.95%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (32.38%) Developer
2 22 (20.95%) Consultant
3 17 (16.19%) DBA
4 15 (14.29%) Oracle DBA
5 14 (13.33%) Oracle Consultant
6 12 (11.43%) Architect
7 11 (10.48%) Java Developer
8 10 (9.52%) Functional Consultant
8 10 (9.52%) Oracle Functional Consultant
8 10 (9.52%) SOA Developer
8 10 (9.52%) SQL Developer
9 8 (7.62%) SQL DBA
10 7 (6.67%) Administrator
10 7 (6.67%) Hyperion Consultant
10 7 (6.67%) Oracle Developer
10 7 (6.67%) XML Developer
11 6 (5.71%) ETL Developer
11 6 (5.71%) Solutions Architect
11 6 (5.71%) Supply Chain Consultant
12 5 (4.76%) PL/SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (26.67%) XML
2 20 (19.05%) JSON
2 20 (19.05%) XSD
3 19 (18.10%) REST
3 19 (18.10%) SOAP
3 19 (18.10%) Web Services
4 18 (17.14%) Apache Camel
5 15 (14.29%) XSLT
6 13 (12.38%) Middleware
7 10 (9.52%) .NET
8 7 (6.67%) J2EE
9 6 (5.71%) COM
10 4 (3.81%) HTML
11 3 (2.86%) COM+
12 2 (1.90%) XML Schema
13 1 (0.95%) CSS
13 1 (0.95%) CSS3
13 1 (0.95%) HTML5
13 1 (0.95%) JPA
13 1 (0.95%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.38%) Clustering
2 7 (6.67%) Data Integration
3 3 (2.86%) Data Centre
3 3 (2.86%) DataPower
4 2 (1.90%) Data Structures
4 2 (1.90%) User Experience
5 1 (0.95%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.95%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 16 (15.24%) Unix
2 12 (11.43%) Windows
3 10 (9.52%) Linux
4 7 (6.67%) Solaris
5 6 (5.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (5.71%) Windows Server
6 3 (2.86%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.95%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (21.90%) SOA
2 22 (20.95%) Performance Tuning
3 18 (17.14%) Open Source
4 15 (14.29%) High Availability
5 14 (13.33%) ETL
6 13 (12.38%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (10.48%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (10.48%) Data Migration
7 11 (10.48%) Migration
8 8 (7.62%) Change Control
8 8 (7.62%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (5.71%) E-business
11 5 (4.76%) Data Analysis
11 5 (4.76%) OO
11 5 (4.76%) SDLC
11 5 (4.76%) Validation
12 4 (3.81%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (3.81%) Data Management
12 4 (3.81%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 45 (42.86%) SQL
2 27 (25.71%) PL/SQL
3 24 (22.86%) Java
3 24 (22.86%) Shell Script
4 5 (4.76%) C++
5 1 (0.95%) Groovy
5 1 (0.95%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (2.86%) Degree
1 3 (2.86%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (0.95%) CISA
2 1 (0.95%) CISM
2 1 (0.95%) CISSP
2 1 (0.95%) ISEB
2 1 (0.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (0.95%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.76%) Data Quality
1 5 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (3.81%) COBIT
2 4 (3.81%) ISO27002
3 1 (0.95%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.95%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.95%) RACF
1 1 (0.95%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 14 (13.33%) Data Guard
1 14 (13.33%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (2.86%) Opsview
3 1 (0.95%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.95%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 18 (17.14%) Google
1 18 (17.14%) WSO2
2 10 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 8 (7.62%) Hyperion
3 8 (7.62%) Teradata
4 7 (6.67%) Infor
4 7 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
4 7 (6.67%) SAP
5 6 (5.71%) Red Hat
5 6 (5.71%) webMethods
6 4 (3.81%) F5
6 4 (3.81%) NetApp
6 4 (3.81%) Software AG
7 3 (2.86%) BEA
7 3 (2.86%) IBM
7 3 (2.86%) Splunk
8 2 (1.90%) PeopleSoft
9 1 (0.95%) Citrix
9 1 (0.95%) HP
9 1 (0.95%) Sun
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