The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 6 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 8 19 7
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -12
Contract jobs citing Oracle 20 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 15.27% 5.65% 13.64%
As % of the Vendors category 36.36% 12.96% 26.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 6 8
Average daily rate
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£450 £450 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +19.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £434 £363 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+30.76% -
Oracle
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucester region.

Vendors Category
Gloucester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
55 54 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 41.98% 43.55% 51.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 35 18
Average daily rate £410 £413 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.60% +9.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £287 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 0
Average hourly rate £11.75 £13.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.54% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £17.50 £18.90
% change year-on-year
-0.57% -7.40%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

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

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

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

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

Oracle
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucester

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

Oracle Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucester

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucester 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 31 (77.50%) SQL
2 28 (70.00%) PL/SQL
3 23 (57.50%) DV Cleared
3 23 (57.50%) Security Cleared
4 22 (55.00%) Oracle Database
5 21 (52.50%) Oracle EBS
6 14 (35.00%) UNIX
7 9 (22.50%) Oracle Applications
7 9 (22.50%) Business Objects
8 7 (17.50%) SC Cleared
9 6 (15.00%) Retail
9 6 (15.00%) Java
10 5 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (12.50%) Banking
10 5 (12.50%) WebSphere
10 5 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (10.00%) hybris
11 4 (10.00%) Database Tuning
11 4 (10.00%) Business Analysis
11 4 (10.00%) Oracle APEX
11 4 (10.00%) Release Management
11 4 (10.00%) IBM
11 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
11 4 (10.00%) Commerce Server
11 4 (10.00%) Configuration Management
11 4 (10.00%) ATG
11 4 (10.00%) E-Commerce
11 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
12 3 (7.50%) Windows

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucester 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 5 (12.50%) WebSphere
2 4 (10.00%) Commerce Server
3 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (5.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.50%) SAS
4 1 (2.50%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.50%) JBoss
4 1 (2.50%) GlassFish
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 21 (52.50%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (22.50%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) SAN
1 2 (5.00%) Internet
1 2 (5.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (55.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (5.00%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (5.00%) MS Access
4 2 (5.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.00%) MySQL
4 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.50%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (7.50%) Toad
3 2 (5.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (5.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (2.50%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.50%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 6 (15.00%) Retail
2 5 (12.50%) Banking
3 3 (7.50%) Finance
4 1 (2.50%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (52.50%) DBA
1 21 (52.50%) Oracle DBA
2 10 (25.00%) Developer
3 8 (20.00%) Oracle Applications DBA
4 5 (12.50%) Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) Business Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) Oracle Developer
6 3 (7.50%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) SQL Developer
6 3 (7.50%) PL/SQL Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Server Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Software Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Database Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Senior Software Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) Business Objects Developer
8 1 (2.50%) Technical Analyst
8 1 (2.50%) Java Developer
8 1 (2.50%) Business Systems Analyst
8 1 (2.50%) Systems Analyst
8 1 (2.50%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.00%) HTML
1 2 (5.00%) .NET
1 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (5.00%) CSS
1 2 (5.00%) XSL
2 1 (2.50%) Swing
2 1 (2.50%) SWT
2 1 (2.50%) EJB
2 1 (2.50%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.50%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 14 (35.00%) UNIX
2 3 (7.50%) Windows
3 2 (5.00%) Linux
3 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.50%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (10.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (10.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (10.00%) Business Analysis
2 4 (10.00%) Release Management
2 4 (10.00%) Database Tuning
3 2 (5.00%) Software Deployment
3 2 (5.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (5.00%) ETL
3 2 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (2.50%) Data Analysis
4 1 (2.50%) E-business
4 1 (2.50%) Scrum
4 1 (2.50%) ITIL
4 1 (2.50%) Web Development
4 1 (2.50%) User Stories
4 1 (2.50%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 31 (77.50%) SQL
2 28 (70.00%) PL/SQL
3 6 (15.00%) Java
4 2 (5.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.00%) C#
4 2 (5.00%) Delphi
4 2 (5.00%) VBScript
4 2 (5.00%) VB
5 1 (2.50%) VBA
5 1 (2.50%) Python
5 1 (2.50%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 23 (57.50%) DV Cleared
1 23 (57.50%) Security Cleared
2 7 (17.50%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.00%) MCP
3 2 (5.00%) MCSE
3 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.50%) Sun Certification
4 1 (2.50%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.00%) ISA Server
1 2 (5.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (5.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (22.50%) Business Objects
2 4 (10.00%) IBM
2 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.00%) ATG
2 4 (10.00%) hybris
3 2 (5.00%) Sybase
3 2 (5.00%) VMware
3 2 (5.00%) HP
3 2 (5.00%) Citrix
3 2 (5.00%) NetApp
4 1 (2.50%) Teradata
4 1 (2.50%) Sun