The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Exeter region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 18 14 9
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -5
Contract jobs citing Oracle 10 3 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 7.41% 4.69% 16.80%
As % of the Vendors category 14.71% 8.82% 23.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 16
Average daily rate
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£425 £325 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £325 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £372 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.52% -0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.63 £31.20 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+20.59% -8.23%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Exeter region.

Vendors Category
Exeter
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
68 34 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 50.37% 53.13% 71.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 13 62
Average daily rate £225 £175 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £175 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £325 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 9
Average hourly rate £11.00 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £17.50 £16.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £27.65 £23.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -13.15%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

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

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

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

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

Oracle
Daily Rate Histogram in Exeter

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the Exeter region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Oracle Daily Rate Histogram in Exeter

Oracle
Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

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

Oracle Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Exeter 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 8 (53.33%) Java
2 7 (46.67%) SQL
3 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (40.00%) SOA
3 6 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (33.33%) Finance
4 5 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 5 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 5 (33.33%) XML
5 4 (26.67%) PL/SQL
5 4 (26.67%) Project Management
5 4 (26.67%) Oracle Database
6 3 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (20.00%) Linux
6 3 (20.00%) .NET
6 3 (20.00%) ITIL
6 3 (20.00%) WebLogic
6 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (20.00%) TOGAF
7 2 (13.33%) Firewall
7 2 (13.33%) Identity Management
7 2 (13.33%) Automated Testing
7 2 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (13.33%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (13.33%) JSON
7 2 (13.33%) JIRA
7 2 (13.33%) QA

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Exeter 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 3 (20.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle HRMS
2 1 (6.67%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) JIRA
1 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.67%) Toad
2 1 (6.67%) Subversion
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Back Office
2 1 (6.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Architect
1 7 (46.67%) Developer
2 6 (40.00%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (33.33%) Database Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle SOA Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) PMO Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) SOA Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle Architect
6 1 (6.67%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) XML
2 3 (20.00%) .NET
3 2 (13.33%) JSON
3 2 (13.33%) SAML
3 2 (13.33%) OpenID
4 1 (6.67%) Middleware
4 1 (6.67%) Web Services
4 1 (6.67%) J2EE
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Data Integration
1 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) SOA
1 6 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 4 (26.67%) Project Management
4 3 (20.00%) ITIL
4 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (20.00%) TOGAF
5 2 (13.33%) Identity Management
5 2 (13.33%) Automated Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Change Control
6 1 (6.67%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (6.67%) ERP
6 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
6 1 (6.67%) IT Governance
6 1 (6.67%) Data Security
6 1 (6.67%) BPEL
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) Java
2 7 (46.67%) SQL
3 4 (26.67%) PL/SQL
4 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
4 1 (6.67%) VB
4 1 (6.67%) VB.NET
4 1 (6.67%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (13.33%) QA
2 1 (6.67%) P3O
2 1 (6.67%) ISO 9001
2 1 (6.67%) ISO 14001
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) SAP