The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Gloucester region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 24 9 12
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +3
Contract jobs citing Oracle 4 5 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 2.74% 8.06% 13.55%
As % of the Vendors category 6.78% 25.00% 29.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 29
Average daily rate £375 £400 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £375 £362
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £480 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £378
% change year-on-year
- -0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £26.28
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +23.66%
Vendors Category
Gloucester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
59 20 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 40.41% 32.26% 46.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 8 103
Average daily rate £425 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £376 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 16
Average hourly rate £13.75 - £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
Oracle
Gloucestershire

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 18 April 2014, 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 8 (53.33%) Windows
2 7 (46.67%) Linux
3 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 4 (26.67%) Supplier Management
4 4 (26.67%) Service Delivery
4 4 (26.67%) Finance
4 4 (26.67%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (26.67%) Business Objects
4 4 (26.67%) SQL
4 4 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (26.67%) SLA
4 4 (26.67%) Citrix
4 4 (26.67%) Project Management
5 3 (20.00%) HP
5 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (20.00%) Internet
5 3 (20.00%) SAN
5 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (20.00%) UNIX
5 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
5 3 (20.00%) Firewall
5 3 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling
6 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
6 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database
6 2 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (13.33%) RDBMS
6 2 (13.33%) IBM

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (13.33%) SAS
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.67%) WebLogic
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon S3
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) Internet
1 3 (20.00%) SAN
1 3 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (6.67%) LAN
2 1 (6.67%) WAN
2 1 (6.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle Reports
1 4 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database
3 2 (13.33%) RDBMS
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
4 1 (6.67%) Essbase
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (6.67%) Sybase ASE
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (6.67%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) PVCS
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Technician
1 4 (26.67%) Server Technician
1 4 (26.67%) Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Project Leader
2 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Project Leader
3 2 (13.33%) DBA
3 2 (13.33%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Business Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (6.67%) SQL DBA
4 1 (6.67%) Server Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Business Objects Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Storage Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) JSF
2 1 (6.67%) Middleware
2 1 (6.67%) XML
2 1 (6.67%) J2EE
2 1 (6.67%) HTML
2 1 (6.67%) JavaBeans
2 1 (6.67%) Hibernate
2 1 (6.67%) Java EE
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Windows
2 7 (46.67%) Linux
3 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (20.00%) UNIX
4 2 (13.33%) Solaris
5 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Supplier Management
1 4 (26.67%) Service Delivery
1 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) Project Management
2 3 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling
3 2 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL
4 1 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (6.67%) High Availability
4 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.67%) Change Management
4 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (6.67%) Web Development
4 1 (6.67%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
2 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
2 1 (6.67%) VBScript
2 1 (6.67%) Java
2 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
2 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) NetBackup
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (6.67%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Business Objects
1 4 (26.67%) Citrix
2 3 (20.00%) HP
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (13.33%) IBM
3 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint
3 2 (13.33%) Sophos
3 2 (13.33%) VMware
4 1 (6.67%) Sybase
4 1 (6.67%) Sun
4 1 (6.67%) NetApp
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