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 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle
Rank 8 15 7
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -8
Contract jobs citing Oracle 7 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 11.29% 8.91% 13.33%
As % of the Vendors category 21.88% 13.64% 27.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 6
Average daily rate £500 £363 £531
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.93% -31.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £363 £403
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £363 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.45% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +24.60%
Oracle
Hampshire

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
32 66 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 51.61% 65.35% 49.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 38 25
Average daily rate £400 £415 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.61% -2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £176 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £467 £477
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £33.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.40 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+29.31% +5.45%

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 8 February 2016, 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 10 (58.82%) WebSphere
2 8 (47.06%) Windows
2 8 (47.06%) AIX
3 7 (41.18%) DB2
4 6 (35.29%) Linux
4 6 (35.29%) SC Cleared
4 6 (35.29%) Security Cleared
4 6 (35.29%) SIEM
4 6 (35.29%) QRadar
5 5 (29.41%) Java
6 4 (23.53%) Shell Script
6 4 (23.53%) C#
6 4 (23.53%) .NET
6 4 (23.53%) Visual Studio
6 4 (23.53%) XML
7 3 (17.65%) SOAP
7 3 (17.65%) Web Services
7 3 (17.65%) PL/SQL
7 3 (17.65%) SQL
7 3 (17.65%) WebSphere MQ
7 3 (17.65%) Finance
7 3 (17.65%) Scrum
7 3 (17.65%) REST
7 3 (17.65%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (17.65%) VB.NET
8 2 (11.76%) Life Science
8 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
8 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (11.76%) System Testing
8 2 (11.76%) JSON

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 10 (58.82%) WebSphere
2 2 (11.76%) IIS
2 2 (11.76%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (5.88%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) SmartPlant
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) DB2
2 2 (11.76%) Big Data
2 2 (11.76%) Hadoop
2 2 (11.76%) HBase
2 2 (11.76%) MS Access
2 2 (11.76%) NoSQL
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Visual Studio
2 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
2 2 (11.76%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (11.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Developer
2 5 (29.41%) Applications Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Programmer
3 3 (17.65%) Security Specialist
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Applications Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Web Applications Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Web Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Web Applications Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Web Developer
4 2 (11.76%) .NET Programmer
4 2 (11.76%) Java Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Security Specialist
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Java Applications Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Security Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) .NET
1 4 (23.53%) XML
2 3 (17.65%) REST
2 3 (17.65%) SOAP
2 3 (17.65%) Web Services
2 3 (17.65%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (11.76%) Ajax
3 2 (11.76%) Apache Camel
3 2 (11.76%) FusionCharts
3 2 (11.76%) Hibernate
3 2 (11.76%) JSF
3 2 (11.76%) JSON
3 2 (11.76%) Middleware
3 2 (11.76%) PrimeFaces
3 2 (11.76%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (11.76%) RESTful
3 2 (11.76%) Spring
3 2 (11.76%) Spring Batch
3 2 (11.76%) Spring Boot
3 2 (11.76%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (11.76%) Data Structures
1 2 (11.76%) Life Science
1 2 (11.76%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) AIX
1 8 (47.06%) Windows
2 6 (35.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) SIEM
2 3 (17.65%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (17.65%) Scrum
3 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (11.76%) Data Security
3 2 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (11.76%) SDLC
3 2 (11.76%) System Testing
3 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL
4 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) Java
2 4 (23.53%) C#
2 4 (23.53%) Shell Script
3 3 (17.65%) PL/SQL
3 3 (17.65%) SQL
3 3 (17.65%) VB.NET
4 2 (11.76%) VB
4 2 (11.76%) XAML
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) SC Cleared
1 6 (35.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
Systems Management
1 6 (35.29%) QRadar
2 1 (5.88%) Tivoli
2 1 (5.88%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Hortonworks
1 2 (11.76%) IBM
1 2 (11.76%) Intergraph
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
1 2 (11.76%) Telerik
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco
2 1 (5.88%) Juniper