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 March 2015 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 13 5 16
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +11
Contract jobs citing Oracle 55 114 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 11.98% 16.12% 7.54%
As % of the Vendors category 27.36% 34.23% 16.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 62 9
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.29% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £302 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £540 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 15
Average hourly rate £42.50 £33.75 £29.59
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.92% +14.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £36.65 £31.35
% change year-on-year
+5.04% +16.90%
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
201 333 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 43.79% 47.10% 46.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 189 87
Average daily rate £400 £400 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +45.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £194 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 41
Average hourly rate £20.50 £27.00 £27.48
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.07% -1.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.60 £16.50 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £35.62 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.13
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -3.44%

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 March 2015.

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 30 March 2015. 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 +7 13 £288 -30.30% 1
Brentwood -13 7 £325 -23.52% 4
Basildon - - - -
Colchester - - - - 2
Tilbury - - - - 1
Oracle
East of England

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 79 (53.74%) SQL
2 58 (39.46%) UNIX
3 55 (37.41%) Java
4 54 (36.73%) XML
5 47 (31.97%) MySQL
6 45 (30.61%) PL/SQL
6 45 (30.61%) WebLogic
6 45 (30.61%) Web Development
7 41 (27.89%) HTML
8 35 (23.81%) Linux
9 33 (22.45%) JBoss
10 32 (21.77%) Relational Database
11 31 (21.09%) SQL Server
11 31 (21.09%) CSS
11 31 (21.09%) Spring
11 31 (21.09%) MVC
11 31 (21.09%) Finance
11 31 (21.09%) Spring MVC
12 30 (20.41%) Solaris
13 29 (19.73%) Web Services
13 29 (19.73%) Enterprise Software
14 28 (19.05%) MariaDB
14 28 (19.05%) JavaScript
14 28 (19.05%) Security Cleared
15 27 (18.37%) Hibernate
15 27 (18.37%) JAAS
16 26 (17.69%) LDAP
16 26 (17.69%) Oracle EBS R12
17 25 (17.01%) JPA
17 25 (17.01%) J2EE

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 45 (30.61%) WebLogic
2 33 (22.45%) JBoss
3 12 (8.16%) Apache
4 11 (7.48%) WebLogic Portal
5 9 (6.12%) Oracle Workflow
6 6 (4.08%) WebSphere
7 5 (3.40%) WildFly
7 5 (3.40%) Tomcat
8 4 (2.72%) IIS
8 4 (2.72%) Oracle Self-Service HR
8 4 (2.72%) GlassFish
9 3 (2.04%) SharePoint
10 2 (1.36%) CMS
11 1 (0.68%) SAS
11 1 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.68%) LiveCycle
11 1 (0.68%) OpenStack
Applications
1 6 (4.08%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.72%) MS Office
3 3 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.68%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 26 (17.69%) Oracle EBS R12
2 22 (14.97%) Oracle EBS
3 11 (7.48%) Oracle Payables
4 10 (6.80%) Oracle Cash Management
5 9 (6.12%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 8 (5.44%) Oracle General Ledger
7 7 (4.76%) Oracle Financials
7 7 (4.76%) Oracle Receivables
8 5 (3.40%) Oracle iProcurement
9 3 (2.04%) Oracle CRM
10 2 (1.36%) Oracle Assets
11 1 (0.68%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 1 (0.68%) Oracle HRMS
11 1 (0.68%) Oracle Payroll
11 1 (0.68%) Oracle iRecruitment
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.72%) IBM SmartCloud
2 2 (1.36%) Taleo
2 2 (1.36%) SaaS
3 1 (0.68%) PaaS
3 1 (0.68%) IaaS
3 1 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.68%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 26 (17.69%) LDAP
2 16 (10.88%) DNS
3 15 (10.20%) HTTP
4 4 (2.72%) SAN
5 2 (1.36%) Network Security
6 1 (0.68%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (31.97%) MySQL
2 32 (21.77%) Relational Database
3 31 (21.09%) SQL Server
4 28 (19.05%) MariaDB
5 14 (9.52%) Oracle Reports
6 13 (8.84%) MongoDB
7 12 (8.16%) Oracle BI EE
8 11 (7.48%) DB2
9 10 (6.80%) Data Warehouse
9 10 (6.80%) Oracle Database
10 8 (5.44%) Neo4j
10 8 (5.44%) DataStage
11 7 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
11 7 (4.76%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 6 (4.08%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
13 5 (3.40%) Ingres
14 4 (2.72%) Oracle Database 10g
15 3 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 3 (2.04%) MS Access
16 2 (1.36%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (6.80%) AccuRev
2 9 (6.12%) Jenkins
2 9 (6.12%) Git (software)
2 9 (6.12%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
3 1 (0.68%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.68%) TestDirector
3 1 (0.68%) Subversion
General
1 31 (21.09%) Finance
2 11 (7.48%) Local Government
3 5 (3.40%) Legal
4 4 (2.72%) General Ledger
5 3 (2.04%) Marketing
6 2 (1.36%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.68%) Banking
7 1 (0.68%) Automotive
7 1 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.68%) Front Office
7 1 (0.68%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 64 (43.54%) Developer
2 34 (23.13%) Java Developer
3 29 (19.73%) Consultant
4 25 (17.01%) Oracle Consultant
5 20 (13.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 13 (8.84%) Functional Consultant
7 12 (8.16%) Oracle Functional Consultant
8 10 (6.80%) ETL Developer
9 9 (6.12%) Architect
10 7 (4.76%) Project Manager
10 7 (4.76%) J2EE Developer
10 7 (4.76%) Oracle HR Consultant
11 6 (4.08%) Oracle HR Functional Consultant
12 5 (3.40%) Oracle Financials Consultant
12 5 (3.40%) Senior Project Manager
12 5 (3.40%) C++ Developer
12 5 (3.40%) Technical Architect
12 5 (3.40%) Analyst
12 5 (3.40%) Senior Manager
13 4 (2.72%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (36.73%) XML
2 41 (27.89%) HTML
3 31 (21.09%) CSS
3 31 (21.09%) Spring
3 31 (21.09%) Spring MVC
4 29 (19.73%) Web Services
5 27 (18.37%) JAAS
5 27 (18.37%) Hibernate
6 25 (17.01%) J2EE
6 25 (17.01%) JPA
7 17 (11.56%) REST
7 17 (11.56%) JAXB
8 14 (9.52%) Struts
8 14 (9.52%) Struts2
8 14 (9.52%) JAX-RPC
9 10 (6.80%) XSLT
10 8 (5.44%) Middleware
10 8 (5.44%) JAX-RS
11 6 (4.08%) TopLink
11 6 (4.08%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 29 (19.73%) Enterprise Software
2 14 (9.52%) Visualisation
3 8 (5.44%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.40%) AS400
4 5 (3.40%) Thin Client
4 5 (3.40%) Fat Client
5 3 (2.04%) iSeries
6 2 (1.36%) CMDB
6 2 (1.36%) NHS
7 1 (0.68%) EFT
7 1 (0.68%) LIMS
7 1 (0.68%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.68%) Replication
7 1 (0.68%) Clustering
7 1 (0.68%) SCORM
7 1 (0.68%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.68%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 58 (39.46%) UNIX
2 35 (23.81%) Linux
3 30 (20.41%) Solaris
4 24 (16.33%) Mac OS X
5 20 (13.61%) Windows
6 3 (2.04%) AIX
6 3 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.36%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.36%) HPUX
8 1 (0.68%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (30.61%) Web Development
2 31 (21.09%) MVC
3 24 (16.33%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (13.61%) TDD
5 19 (12.93%) Configuration Management
6 18 (12.24%) Mentoring
7 16 (10.88%) Responsive Web Design
7 16 (10.88%) Business Intelligence
7 16 (10.88%) Web Design
8 15 (10.20%) Microservices
9 14 (9.52%) ETL
10 12 (8.16%) Migration
11 10 (6.80%) Information Management
11 10 (6.80%) OOD
11 10 (6.80%) UML
11 10 (6.80%) Cash Management
11 10 (6.80%) User Acceptance Testing
12 9 (6.12%) Test Scripting
12 9 (6.12%) CRM
12 9 (6.12%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 79 (53.74%) SQL
2 55 (37.41%) Java
3 45 (30.61%) PL/SQL
4 28 (19.05%) JavaScript
5 22 (14.97%) Shell Script
6 16 (10.88%) PHP
7 6 (4.08%) C++
8 4 (2.72%) Korn
8 4 (2.72%) PowerShell
8 4 (2.72%) Bash Shell
8 4 (2.72%) Perl
9 1 (0.68%) C
9 1 (0.68%) C#
9 1 (0.68%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.68%) VB
9 1 (0.68%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.68%) VBA
9 1 (0.68%) VB6
Qualifications
1 28 (19.05%) Security Cleared
2 21 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 14 (9.52%) Sun Certification
4 5 (3.40%) ISEB
5 3 (2.04%) Degree
6 1 (0.68%) MCP
6 1 (0.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.68%) OCP
6 1 (0.68%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.68%) PMP
6 1 (0.68%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.68%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.68%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 6 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.72%) Hyper-V
2 4 (2.72%) vSphere
3 3 (2.04%) vCloud
3 3 (2.04%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.68%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (6.80%) Control-M
2 3 (2.04%) Tivoli
2 3 (2.04%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (1.36%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.68%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 15 (10.20%) Sun
2 11 (7.48%) Microsoft
2 11 (7.48%) BEA
3 10 (6.80%) SAP
4 9 (6.12%) Business Objects
5 8 (5.44%) IBM
6 7 (4.76%) VMware
7 6 (4.08%) HP
7 6 (4.08%) Hyperion
8 5 (3.40%) Citrix
9 4 (2.72%) BMC
9 4 (2.72%) NetApp
9 4 (2.72%) Adobe
10 2 (1.36%) Cisco
10 2 (1.36%) Red Hat
10 2 (1.36%) ServiceNow
10 2 (1.36%) TIBCO
11 1 (0.68%) Symantec
11 1 (0.68%) McAfee
11 1 (0.68%) Websense
Essex
Venturi
Rate: £300 - £375 per day + DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
Brentwood
Ampersand Consulting
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Brentwood
Ampersand Consulting
Rate: £250 - £400 per day
Posted: 18 days ago