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 10 February 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle
Rank 8 10 3
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -7
Contract jobs citing Oracle 58 54 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 11.31% 12.03% 21.11%
As % of the Vendors category 26.98% 24.55% 45.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 20 71
Average daily rate £398 £403 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.24% -5.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £236 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £490 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £388 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.45% +4.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 7
Average hourly rate £44.00 £35.18 £33.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.08% +4.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.75 £35.18 £31.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.50 £35.18 £38.72
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £32.21
% change year-on-year
- +24.18%
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
215 220 284
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 41.91% 49.00% 46.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 102 158
Average daily rate £350 £280 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £190 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 29 26
Average hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% -36.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £13.75 £15.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.40 £45.00 £41.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

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 10 February 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 10 February 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 10 February 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 +8 12 £309 -50.60% 2
Chelmsford +2 9 - -
Basildon +3 4 £453 -
Southend-on-Sea -17 3 - -
Oracle
East of England

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 10 February 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 53 (49.53%) SQL
2 30 (28.04%) PL/SQL
3 25 (23.36%) XML
3 25 (23.36%) Unix
4 23 (21.50%) Java
5 22 (20.56%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (19.63%) Oracle Database
7 20 (18.69%) SOA
7 20 (18.69%) Shell Script
7 20 (18.69%) Finance
8 17 (15.89%) SQL Server
8 17 (15.89%) Web Services
8 17 (15.89%) AccuRev
8 17 (15.89%) WSO2
9 16 (14.95%) Linux
9 16 (14.95%) J2EE
9 16 (14.95%) Automotive
10 15 (14.02%) ETL
10 15 (14.02%) Open Source
10 15 (14.02%) Continuous Integration
10 15 (14.02%) Performance Tuning
11 14 (13.08%) Migration
12 13 (12.15%) XSD
13 12 (11.21%) Windows
13 12 (11.21%) Middleware
13 12 (11.21%) Jenkins
14 11 (10.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 11 (10.28%) Apache Camel
14 11 (10.28%) Apache ServiceMix
14 11 (10.28%) REST

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 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 11 (10.28%) Apache ServiceMix
1 11 (10.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 7 (6.54%) WebSphere
3 6 (5.61%) Apache
3 6 (5.61%) JBoss
4 4 (3.74%) Oracle Service Bus
5 3 (2.80%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.87%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.87%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.93%) Oracle UPK
7 1 (0.93%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.93%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (4.67%) MS Office
2 3 (2.80%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (9.35%) Oracle EBS R12
2 9 (8.41%) Oracle Payables
3 6 (5.61%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 6 (5.61%) Oracle Receivables
4 5 (4.67%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (4.67%) Oracle iProcurement
5 4 (3.74%) Oracle BPM
6 3 (2.80%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (1.87%) Oracle General Ledger
8 1 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.93%) Hyperion Planning
8 1 (0.93%) Oracle 11i
8 1 (0.93%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.93%) Oracle Assets
8 1 (0.93%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.87%) Taleo
2 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.93%) Office 365
2 1 (0.93%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.74%) HTTP
1 4 (3.74%) SSL
1 4 (3.74%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.80%) SAN
3 2 (1.87%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (19.63%) Oracle Database
2 17 (15.89%) SQL Server
3 11 (10.28%) WebFOCUS
4 9 (8.41%) MySQL
5 8 (7.48%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (7.48%) DataStage
6 7 (6.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (5.61%) DB2
7 6 (5.61%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (4.67%) Oracle ODI
8 5 (4.67%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (4.67%) Oracle9i Database
8 5 (4.67%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (3.74%) BusinessObjects
9 4 (3.74%) Oracle Database 10g
9 4 (3.74%) Relational Database
10 3 (2.80%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 2 (1.87%) Oracle BI EE
11 2 (1.87%) Oracle Database 12c
11 2 (1.87%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 17 (15.89%) AccuRev
2 12 (11.21%) Jenkins
3 7 (6.54%) Ant
3 7 (6.54%) TestDirector
4 6 (5.61%) Checkstyle
4 6 (5.61%) FindBugs
4 6 (5.61%) JUnit
5 4 (3.74%) EasyMock
5 4 (3.74%) Mockito
6 3 (2.80%) Subversion
7 2 (1.87%) Git (software)
7 2 (1.87%) PowerDesigner
8 1 (0.93%) LoadRunner
8 1 (0.93%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (0.93%) Oracle Forms
General
1 20 (18.69%) Finance
2 16 (14.95%) Automotive
3 8 (7.48%) Manufacturing
4 7 (6.54%) Marketing
5 1 (0.93%) Back Office
5 1 (0.93%) Banking
5 1 (0.93%) Retail
5 1 (0.93%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (35.51%) Developer
2 16 (14.95%) DBA
3 15 (14.02%) Consultant
3 15 (14.02%) Oracle DBA
4 14 (13.08%) Java Developer
5 12 (11.21%) Architect
6 11 (10.28%) Oracle Consultant
6 11 (10.28%) SQL Developer
7 10 (9.35%) SQL DBA
8 9 (8.41%) Functional Consultant
8 9 (8.41%) Oracle Functional Consultant
9 7 (6.54%) Analyst
9 7 (6.54%) Applications Developer
9 7 (6.54%) ETL Developer
9 7 (6.54%) Java Applications Developer
9 7 (6.54%) Oracle Developer
9 7 (6.54%) Solutions Architect
10 6 (5.61%) Supply Chain Consultant
11 5 (4.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 5 (4.67%) Oracle Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (23.36%) XML
2 17 (15.89%) Web Services
3 16 (14.95%) J2EE
4 13 (12.15%) XSD
5 12 (11.21%) Middleware
6 11 (10.28%) Apache Camel
6 11 (10.28%) JSON
6 11 (10.28%) REST
7 9 (8.41%) SOAP
7 9 (8.41%) XSLT
8 7 (6.54%) Hibernate
8 7 (6.54%) HTML
8 7 (6.54%) JDBC
8 7 (6.54%) Struts
9 6 (5.61%) .NET
9 6 (5.61%) JRules
9 6 (5.61%) JSP
9 6 (5.61%) Servlets
9 6 (5.61%) TopLink
10 2 (1.87%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.41%) Clustering
2 5 (4.67%) Data Integration
3 2 (1.87%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.87%) Data Centre
3 2 (1.87%) Hedge funds
3 2 (1.87%) Mainframe
4 1 (0.93%) EFT
4 1 (0.93%) e-Learning
4 1 (0.93%) Life Science
4 1 (0.93%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 25 (23.36%) Unix
2 16 (14.95%) Linux
3 12 (11.21%) Windows
4 9 (8.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (6.54%) Solaris
6 6 (5.61%) Windows Vista
7 2 (1.87%) Windows Server
7 2 (1.87%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (20.56%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (18.69%) SOA
3 15 (14.02%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (14.02%) ETL
3 15 (14.02%) Open Source
3 15 (14.02%) Performance Tuning
4 14 (13.08%) Migration
5 11 (10.28%) Data Migration
5 11 (10.28%) TDD
6 10 (9.35%) High Availability
6 10 (9.35%) User Stories
7 8 (7.48%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (7.48%) Mentoring
8 7 (6.54%) Data Analysis
8 7 (6.54%) Scrum
9 6 (5.61%) Coaching
9 6 (5.61%) CRM
9 6 (5.61%) Pair Programming
9 6 (5.61%) Procure-to-pay
9 6 (5.61%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 53 (49.53%) SQL
2 30 (28.04%) PL/SQL
3 23 (21.50%) Java
4 20 (18.69%) Shell Script
5 11 (10.28%) C++
6 8 (7.48%) JavaScript
7 4 (3.74%) C
7 4 (3.74%) Perl
8 1 (0.93%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (4.67%) Degree
1 5 (4.67%) Sun Certification
2 1 (0.93%) CISA
2 1 (0.93%) CISM
2 1 (0.93%) CISSP
2 1 (0.93%) ISEB
2 1 (0.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.67%) Data Quality
1 5 (4.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (3.74%) COBIT
2 4 (3.74%) ISO27002
3 1 (0.93%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.93%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.74%) Docker
2 2 (1.87%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.93%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (9.35%) Oracle RMAN
2 9 (8.41%) Data Guard
3 7 (6.54%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (4.67%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (4.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (15.89%) WSO2
2 11 (10.28%) Google
3 9 (8.41%) Teradata
4 7 (6.54%) HP
5 6 (5.61%) Hyperion
5 6 (5.61%) IBM
5 6 (5.61%) Microsoft
5 6 (5.61%) Rally
6 5 (4.67%) Sun
7 4 (3.74%) F5
7 4 (3.74%) NetApp
8 3 (2.80%) Citrix
8 3 (2.80%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.87%) Peoplefluent
10 1 (0.93%) Infor
10 1 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.93%) SAP
10 1 (0.93%) Software AG
10 1 (0.93%) SunGard
10 1 (0.93%) TIBCO
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