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 31 October 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 30 4 9
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +5
Contract jobs citing Oracle 5 13 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 2.81% 16.05% 14.89%
As % of the Vendors category 5.88% 50.00% 27.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 14
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£550 £395 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.24% +10.87%
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.05% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
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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
85 26 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 47.75% 32.10% 54.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 18 26
Average daily rate £225 £201 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.94% -38.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £165 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £447 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 15
Average hourly rate £12.50 £14.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.79% -9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £14.50 £11.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £14.50 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%

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
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 31 October 2014, 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 14 (70.00%) Oracle BPM
2 12 (60.00%) Java
2 12 (60.00%) SOA
3 11 (55.00%) Oracle Database
4 10 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 10 (50.00%) WebLogic
5 9 (45.00%) Finance
6 8 (40.00%) BPEL
7 7 (35.00%) SQL
8 6 (30.00%) E-Commerce
8 6 (30.00%) XML
8 6 (30.00%) Oracle ADF
9 5 (25.00%) QA
9 5 (25.00%) BPMN
9 5 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (25.00%) Mentoring
9 5 (25.00%) Coaching
10 4 (20.00%) Oracle Service Bus
10 4 (20.00%) Waterfall
10 4 (20.00%) jQuery
10 4 (20.00%) OWASP
10 4 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 4 (20.00%) JDeveloper
10 4 (20.00%) HTML
10 4 (20.00%) XSLT
10 4 (20.00%) Linux
10 4 (20.00%) UML
10 4 (20.00%) Eclipse
10 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
10 4 (20.00%) CSS

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 10 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 4 (20.00%) Oracle Service Bus
2 4 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (5.00%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 14 (70.00%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (5.00%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (55.00%) Oracle Database
2 10 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Eclipse
1 4 (20.00%) JDeveloper
2 1 (5.00%) JIRA
General
1 9 (45.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Technical Leader
2 5 (25.00%) Oracle Consultant
2 5 (25.00%) Architect
2 5 (25.00%) Consultant
2 5 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (20.00%) Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Oracle Developer
4 2 (10.00%) SOA Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Middleware Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) SOA Technical Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle Technical Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) XML
1 6 (30.00%) Oracle ADF
2 4 (20.00%) jQuery
2 4 (20.00%) XSLT
2 4 (20.00%) HTML
2 4 (20.00%) J2EE
2 4 (20.00%) CSS
2 4 (20.00%) Web Services
3 3 (15.00%) Middleware
4 2 (10.00%) OpenID
4 2 (10.00%) .NET
4 2 (10.00%) SAML
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) SOA
2 8 (40.00%) BPEL
3 6 (30.00%) E-Commerce
4 5 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (25.00%) BPMN
4 5 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 5 (25.00%) Coaching
5 4 (20.00%) OWASP
5 4 (20.00%) Waterfall
5 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (20.00%) UML
6 3 (15.00%) ITIL
6 3 (15.00%) Project Management
6 3 (15.00%) TOGAF
6 3 (15.00%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (10.00%) Identity Management
7 2 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
8 1 (5.00%) Data Security
8 1 (5.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) Java
2 7 (35.00%) SQL
3 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Degree
2 3 (15.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) QA
2 4 (20.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (5.00%) ISO 9001
4 1 (5.00%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (5.00%) Remedy
2 1 (5.00%) VMware
2 1 (5.00%) Business Objects