The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 16 10 5
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -5
Contract jobs citing Oracle 5 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 4.42% 4.44% 16.67%
As % of the Vendors category 10.42% 10.53% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 5
Average daily rate
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£369 £545 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.33% +67.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £545 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £545 £352
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £19.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
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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 Farnborough region.

Vendors Category
Farnborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
48 19 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 42.48% 42.22% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 10 9
Average daily rate £350 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £363 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £475 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 1 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 £42.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.41% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

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

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in Farnborough

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

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in Farnborough

Oracle
Hourly Rate Trend in Farnborough

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

Oracle Hourly Rate Trend in Farnborough

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Farnborough 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 12 (80.00%) Oracle Database
2 9 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
2 9 (60.00%) XML
3 8 (53.33%) Visual Studio
3 8 (53.33%) C#
3 8 (53.33%) VB.NET
3 8 (53.33%) .NET
3 8 (53.33%) MS Access
3 8 (53.33%) Data Structures
3 8 (53.33%) XAML
4 6 (40.00%) SmartPlant
4 6 (40.00%) Intergraph
5 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
5 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
6 3 (20.00%) Data Guard
6 3 (20.00%) Life Science
6 3 (20.00%) SQL
7 2 (13.33%) PL/SQL
7 2 (13.33%) SOA
7 2 (13.33%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (13.33%) SOAP
7 2 (13.33%) UNIX
7 2 (13.33%) AIX
7 2 (13.33%) Statistics
7 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (13.33%) Analytics
8 1 (6.67%) DevOps
8 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (6.67%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (6.67%) WebSphere Message Broker

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Farnborough 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 1 (6.67%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
1 1 (6.67%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 6 (40.00%) SmartPlant
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (80.00%) Oracle Database
2 8 (53.33%) MS Access
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (6.67%) Informix
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (53.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.67%) Toad
2 1 (6.67%) PowerBuilder
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Programmer
2 3 (20.00%) Applications Support
3 2 (13.33%) Support Technician
3 2 (13.33%) Developer
3 2 (13.33%) DBA
3 2 (13.33%) .NET Programmer
3 2 (13.33%) Applications Support Technician
4 1 (6.67%) Designer
4 1 (6.67%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) SOA Designer
4 1 (6.67%) Applications Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) XML
2 8 (53.33%) .NET
3 2 (13.33%) SOAP
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (6.67%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 1 (6.67%) REST
4 1 (6.67%) Web Services
4 1 (6.67%) WSDL
4 1 (6.67%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (6.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Data Structures
2 3 (20.00%) Life Science
3 2 (13.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) UNIX
1 2 (13.33%) AIX
2 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (6.67%) HPUX
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (13.33%) SOA
2 2 (13.33%) Analytics
3 1 (6.67%) DevOps
3 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (6.67%) BPEL
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) C#
1 8 (53.33%) VB.NET
1 8 (53.33%) XAML
2 3 (20.00%) SQL
3 2 (13.33%) PL/SQL
4 1 (6.67%) XPath
4 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
4 1 (6.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
1 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) BC Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) OCP
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Data Guard
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Intergraph
2 1 (6.67%) IBM
2 1 (6.67%) HP
2 1 (6.67%) i2
2 1 (6.67%) Red Hat