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 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 6 14 9
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -5
Contract jobs citing Oracle 24 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 17.02% 8.46% 12.50%
As % of the Vendors category 43.64% 17.19% 22.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 7 6
Average daily rate
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£438 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £400 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £460 £378
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%
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 64 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 39.01% 49.23% 55.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 41 20
Average daily rate £375 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £268 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £382
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 1
Average hourly rate £23.50 £20.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.50% +17.64%
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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucester

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

Oracle Daily Rate Histogram 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 23 January 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 25 (75.76%) SQL
2 22 (66.67%) PL/SQL
3 17 (51.52%) DV Cleared
3 17 (51.52%) Security Cleared
4 16 (48.48%) Oracle Database
5 15 (45.45%) Oracle EBS
6 14 (42.42%) UNIX
7 9 (27.27%) Business Objects
8 6 (18.18%) Java
8 6 (18.18%) Retail
9 5 (15.15%) Banking
9 5 (15.15%) WebSphere
9 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (15.15%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (15.15%) Oracle Applications
9 5 (15.15%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (12.12%) IBM
10 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
10 4 (12.12%) Commerce Server
10 4 (12.12%) Configuration Management
10 4 (12.12%) E-Commerce
10 4 (12.12%) Database Tuning
10 4 (12.12%) Release Management
10 4 (12.12%) hybris
10 4 (12.12%) Business Analysis
10 4 (12.12%) Oracle APEX
10 4 (12.12%) ATG
11 3 (9.09%) SC Cleared
11 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
11 3 (9.09%) Windows

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 (15.15%) WebSphere
2 4 (12.12%) Commerce Server
3 2 (6.06%) MS Exchange
3 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.03%) GlassFish
4 1 (3.03%) SAS
4 1 (3.03%) WebLogic
4 1 (3.03%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 15 (45.45%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (15.15%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) Firewall
1 2 (6.06%) Internet
1 2 (6.06%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (48.48%) Oracle Database
2 5 (15.15%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
4 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.03%) Base SAS
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (3.03%) MySQL
5 1 (3.03%) MS Access
5 1 (3.03%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (6.06%) Toad
3 1 (3.03%) Eclipse RCP
3 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (3.03%) Eclipse
General
1 6 (18.18%) Retail
2 5 (15.15%) Banking
3 3 (9.09%) Finance
4 1 (3.03%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (45.45%) Oracle DBA
1 15 (45.45%) DBA
2 10 (30.30%) Developer
3 5 (15.15%) Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Business Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Oracle Applications DBA
4 4 (12.12%) Oracle Developer
5 3 (9.09%) SQL Developer
5 3 (9.09%) PL/SQL Developer
5 3 (9.09%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Server Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Database Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Credit Risk Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Python Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Business Objects Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) SAS BI Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Oracle BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) SWT
1 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.03%) EJB
1 1 (3.03%) CSS
1 1 (3.03%) XSL
1 1 (3.03%) .NET
1 1 (3.03%) J2EE
1 1 (3.03%) HTML
1 1 (3.03%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.03%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 14 (42.42%) UNIX
2 3 (9.09%) Windows
3 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (6.06%) Linux
3 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.03%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (15.15%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (12.12%) Configuration Management
2 4 (12.12%) E-Commerce
2 4 (12.12%) Database Tuning
2 4 (12.12%) Release Management
2 4 (12.12%) Business Analysis
3 2 (6.06%) ETL
3 2 (6.06%) Software Deployment
3 2 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.03%) Data Mapping
4 1 (3.03%) Web Development
4 1 (3.03%) Data Analysis
4 1 (3.03%) Software Engineering
4 1 (3.03%) User Stories
4 1 (3.03%) ITIL
4 1 (3.03%) Scrum
4 1 (3.03%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 25 (75.76%) SQL
2 22 (66.67%) PL/SQL
3 6 (18.18%) Java
4 2 (6.06%) VBScript
4 2 (6.06%) VB
5 1 (3.03%) SAS Macro
5 1 (3.03%) VBA
5 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.03%) C#
5 1 (3.03%) Delphi
5 1 (3.03%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (51.52%) DV Cleared
1 17 (51.52%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.06%) MCP
3 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.06%) MCSE
4 1 (3.03%) Degree
4 1 (3.03%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) ISA Server
1 2 (6.06%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.06%) Hyper-V
1 2 (6.06%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) Business Objects
2 4 (12.12%) IBM
2 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.12%) hybris
2 4 (12.12%) ATG
3 2 (6.06%) VMware
3 2 (6.06%) NetApp
3 2 (6.06%) HP
3 2 (6.06%) Citrix
3 2 (6.06%) Sybase
4 1 (3.03%) Sun
4 1 (3.03%) Teradata