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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 7 8 13
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +5
Contract jobs citing Oracle 93 82 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 18.24% 14.46% 9.71%
As % of the Vendors category 35.23% 27.99% 20.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 48 22
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£450 £335 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.32% -0.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £125 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £365 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 2
Average hourly rate £35.18 £30.00 £12.78
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.25% +134.83%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.40 £30.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+21.32% -11.75%
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
264 293 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 51.76% 51.68% 48.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 152 83
Average daily rate £350 £335 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% +11.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £120 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 45 29
Average hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.18 £37.50 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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
Chelmsford +5 16 £425 +13.33%
Brentwood +1 4 £306 -12.57% 1
Colchester - 4 £303 - 1
Harlow +3 1 £350 +4.47%
Witham - - - -
Oracle
East of England

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 120 (66.67%) SQL
2 96 (53.33%) Java
3 89 (49.44%) UNIX
4 80 (44.44%) HTML
5 78 (43.33%) PL/SQL
6 75 (41.67%) MySQL
7 74 (41.11%) XML
8 71 (39.44%) Web Development
9 68 (37.78%) Linux
10 64 (35.56%) JBoss
10 64 (35.56%) Relational Database
11 58 (32.22%) Spring
12 56 (31.11%) CSS
13 53 (29.44%) MVC
14 52 (28.89%) JAAS
15 51 (28.33%) LDAP
16 50 (27.78%) Spring MVC
17 49 (27.22%) MariaDB
18 48 (26.67%) Enterprise Software
19 47 (26.11%) Hibernate
20 44 (24.44%) Mac OS X
21 43 (23.89%) WebLogic
22 40 (22.22%) JavaScript
23 39 (21.67%) JPA
24 33 (18.33%) SQL Server
24 33 (18.33%) Agile Software Development
25 29 (16.11%) J2EE
26 28 (15.56%) TDD
27 27 (15.00%) Web Services
28 26 (14.44%) Shell Script

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 64 (35.56%) JBoss
2 43 (23.89%) WebLogic
3 13 (7.22%) Apache
4 12 (6.67%) BizTalk Server
5 7 (3.89%) WebLogic Portal
6 6 (3.33%) WebSphere
7 5 (2.78%) CMS
7 5 (2.78%) Oracle Workflow
7 5 (2.78%) SharePoint
8 4 (2.22%) IBM HTTP Server
9 3 (1.67%) MS Exchange
9 3 (1.67%) Tomcat
9 3 (1.67%) Adobe CQ
10 2 (1.11%) LiveCycle
11 1 (0.56%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.56%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (0.56%) IIS
11 1 (0.56%) SAS
11 1 (0.56%) CICS
Applications
1 11 (6.11%) MS Excel
2 10 (5.56%) MS Office
3 7 (3.89%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.11%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.11%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 22 (12.22%) Oracle EBS
2 14 (7.78%) Oracle Payables
3 12 (6.67%) Oracle EBS R12
4 10 (5.56%) Oracle Cash Management
5 6 (3.33%) Oracle Receivables
5 6 (3.33%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 5 (2.78%) Oracle Financials
7 4 (2.22%) Oracle General Ledger
8 1 (0.56%) Oracle Payroll
8 1 (0.56%) Summit
8 1 (0.56%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.11%) SaaS
2 1 (0.56%) PaaS
2 1 (0.56%) Office 365
2 1 (0.56%) IaaS
2 1 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 51 (28.33%) LDAP
2 21 (11.67%) HTTP
3 13 (7.22%) DNS
4 5 (2.78%) Internet
5 4 (2.22%) Wireless
6 3 (1.67%) DHCP
6 3 (1.67%) Firewall
6 3 (1.67%) SAN
6 3 (1.67%) TCP/IP
6 3 (1.67%) Broadband
7 2 (1.11%) PuTTY
8 1 (0.56%) Network Security
8 1 (0.56%) NAS
8 1 (0.56%) MPLS
8 1 (0.56%) LAN
8 1 (0.56%) WAN
8 1 (0.56%) VPN
8 1 (0.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (41.67%) MySQL
2 64 (35.56%) Relational Database
3 49 (27.22%) MariaDB
4 33 (18.33%) SQL Server
5 17 (9.44%) DB2
6 15 (8.33%) MongoDB
6 15 (8.33%) Neo4j
7 12 (6.67%) Oracle Database
8 11 (6.11%) Oracle Reports
8 11 (6.11%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (5.00%) Oracle BI EE
10 8 (4.44%) DataStage
11 6 (3.33%) Essbase
11 6 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 5 (2.78%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 4 (2.22%) DTS
14 3 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 3 (1.67%) MS Access
15 2 (1.11%) Oracle Database 10g
15 2 (1.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (4.44%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 6 (3.33%) RequisitePro
3 5 (2.78%) Eclipse
4 3 (1.67%) Subversion
4 3 (1.67%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.11%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.11%) jEdit
6 1 (0.56%) Ant
6 1 (0.56%) VisualVM
6 1 (0.56%) ERwin
6 1 (0.56%) MSI
General
1 25 (13.89%) Finance
2 9 (5.00%) Local Government
3 6 (3.33%) Automotive
4 5 (2.78%) Legal
4 5 (2.78%) Publishing
5 4 (2.22%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.67%) General Ledger
7 2 (1.11%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.56%) Billing
8 1 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.56%) Front Office
8 1 (0.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 95 (52.78%) Developer
2 64 (35.56%) Java Developer
3 15 (8.33%) Analyst
4 14 (7.78%) Architect
4 14 (7.78%) Consultant
5 13 (7.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 11 (6.11%) Oracle Consultant
6 11 (6.11%) ETL Developer
7 9 (5.00%) Senior Developer
8 8 (4.44%) Technical Architect
8 8 (4.44%) Senior Java Developer
8 8 (4.44%) Technical Design Architect
9 7 (3.89%) Project Manager
10 6 (3.33%) Business Analyst
10 6 (3.33%) Project Leader
10 6 (3.33%) J2EE Developer
10 6 (3.33%) Software Project Leader
11 5 (2.78%) C++ Developer
11 5 (2.78%) Oracle Functional Consultant
11 5 (2.78%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (44.44%) HTML
2 74 (41.11%) XML
3 58 (32.22%) Spring
4 56 (31.11%) CSS
5 52 (28.89%) JAAS
6 50 (27.78%) Spring MVC
7 47 (26.11%) Hibernate
8 39 (21.67%) JPA
9 29 (16.11%) J2EE
10 27 (15.00%) Web Services
11 22 (12.22%) REST
12 21 (11.67%) Struts
13 20 (11.11%) XSLT
13 20 (11.11%) Struts2
14 15 (8.33%) JAX-RPC
15 14 (7.78%) Servlets
16 13 (7.22%) JAX-RS
17 8 (4.44%) JAXB
18 7 (3.89%) Middleware
18 7 (3.89%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 48 (26.67%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (8.33%) Visualisation
3 9 (5.00%) NHS
4 8 (4.44%) Biology
4 8 (4.44%) Computer Science
5 6 (3.33%) Life Science
5 6 (3.33%) Mathematics
5 6 (3.33%) Data Integration
6 5 (2.78%) Clustering
7 3 (1.67%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.11%) AS400
8 2 (1.11%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.11%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.11%) CMDB
8 2 (1.11%) iSeries
9 1 (0.56%) SWIFT
9 1 (0.56%) User Experience
9 1 (0.56%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.56%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.56%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 89 (49.44%) UNIX
2 68 (37.78%) Linux
3 44 (24.44%) Mac OS X
4 20 (11.11%) Solaris
5 18 (10.00%) Windows
6 6 (3.33%) AIX
7 4 (2.22%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.67%) Apple iOS
8 3 (1.67%) Windows 8
8 3 (1.67%) Windows XP
9 2 (1.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (1.11%) Mac OS
9 2 (1.11%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.11%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.56%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.56%) Android
10 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.56%) HPUX
10 1 (0.56%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (39.44%) Web Development
2 53 (29.44%) MVC
3 33 (18.33%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (15.56%) TDD
5 25 (13.89%) Configuration Management
6 23 (12.78%) Responsive Web Design
7 22 (12.22%) Web Design
7 22 (12.22%) Mentoring
8 18 (10.00%) ITIL
9 16 (8.89%) UML
10 15 (8.33%) Microservices
11 13 (7.22%) OOD
11 13 (7.22%) Migration
12 12 (6.67%) ETL
13 10 (5.56%) Cash Management
13 10 (5.56%) Information Management
14 9 (5.00%) Waterfall
14 9 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
15 8 (4.44%) Bioinformatics
15 8 (4.44%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 120 (66.67%) SQL
2 96 (53.33%) Java
3 78 (43.33%) PL/SQL
4 40 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 26 (14.44%) Shell Script
6 13 (7.22%) PHP
7 8 (4.44%) C++
7 8 (4.44%) VB
8 6 (3.33%) Perl
9 5 (2.78%) C#
10 4 (2.22%) T-SQL
10 4 (2.22%) VB.NET
11 3 (1.67%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.11%) VBA
12 2 (1.11%) Python
13 1 (0.56%) FQL
13 1 (0.56%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.56%) R
13 1 (0.56%) VB6
Qualifications
1 25 (13.89%) Security Cleared
2 17 (9.44%) SC Cleared
3 15 (8.33%) Sun Certification
4 9 (5.00%) Degree
5 5 (2.78%) ISEB
6 2 (1.11%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.56%) PMP
7 1 (0.56%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.56%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.56%) MCITP
7 1 (0.56%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.56%) OCP
7 1 (0.56%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.56%) MCP
7 1 (0.56%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.56%) MCSE
7 1 (0.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.89%) QA
2 1 (0.56%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (3.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.78%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.67%) MetaFrame
3 3 (1.67%) XenApp
4 2 (1.11%) VMware ESX
4 2 (1.11%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.56%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (5.56%) Control-M
2 2 (1.11%) Tivoli
2 2 (1.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (0.56%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.56%) SCCM
3 1 (0.56%) SCVMM
3 1 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.56%) Opsview
Vendors
1 18 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (8.33%) Sun
3 13 (7.22%) AccuRev
4 9 (5.00%) VMware
5 8 (4.44%) HP
5 8 (4.44%) Citrix
5 8 (4.44%) Adobe
5 8 (4.44%) IBM
6 7 (3.89%) BEA
7 6 (3.33%) Lagan
7 6 (3.33%) Hyperion
8 5 (2.78%) EMC
8 5 (2.78%) Cisco
8 5 (2.78%) Business Objects
9 3 (1.67%) SAP
9 3 (1.67%) Cognos
9 3 (1.67%) NetApp
9 3 (1.67%) BMC
9 3 (1.67%) FatWire
10 2 (1.11%) Actuate
Brentwood, Essex
Kelway Ltd
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