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 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 4 19 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Contract jobs citing Oracle 21 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 22.34% 6.82% -
As % of the Vendors category 43.75% 13.04% -
Number of daily rates quoted 20 1 0
Average daily rate
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£413 £500 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £33.30
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +12.61%
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
48 69 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 51.06% 52.27% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 53 11
Average daily rate £385 £390 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.28% +95.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £199 £114
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 7
Average hourly rate £20.00 £14.63 £16.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.75% -9.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.73 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £15.53 £21.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.48
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -10.16%

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 3 August 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 3 August 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 24 (82.76%) SQL
2 21 (72.41%) PL/SQL
3 16 (55.17%) UNIX
4 14 (48.28%) Security Cleared
5 13 (44.83%) DV Cleared
5 13 (44.83%) Shell Script
6 12 (41.38%) C#
7 11 (37.93%) Java
8 10 (34.48%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (34.48%) SAS
8 10 (34.48%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (34.48%) BusinessObjects
8 10 (34.48%) Finance
9 9 (31.03%) C++
9 9 (31.03%) Kimball Methodology
10 8 (27.59%) SC Cleared
10 8 (27.59%) BusinessObjects XI
10 8 (27.59%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 8 (27.59%) Dimensional Modelling
10 8 (27.59%) HTML
10 8 (27.59%) VB.NET
10 8 (27.59%) .NET
10 8 (27.59%) ASP.NET
10 8 (27.59%) ITIL
11 7 (24.14%) Python
11 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
11 7 (24.14%) Oracle Applications
11 7 (24.14%) Oracle Database
12 6 (20.69%) Relational Database
12 6 (20.69%) SDLC

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 10 (34.48%) SAS
2 2 (6.90%) JBoss
2 2 (6.90%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.45%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (24.14%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (13.79%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (34.48%) Data Warehouse
1 10 (34.48%) BusinessObjects
2 8 (27.59%) BusinessObjects XI
2 8 (27.59%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
3 7 (24.14%) Oracle Database
4 6 (20.69%) Relational Database
5 5 (17.24%) MongoDB
5 5 (17.24%) MySQL
6 2 (6.90%) Hadoop
7 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (3.45%) MS Access
7 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (10.34%) Jenkins
3 2 (6.90%) JIRA
3 2 (6.90%) Hudson
3 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.45%) JBehave
4 1 (3.45%) Mockito
4 1 (3.45%) Selenium
4 1 (3.45%) JUnit
4 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (3.45%) JMeter
4 1 (3.45%) FinalBuilder
General
1 10 (34.48%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) Banking
3 2 (6.90%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.45%) Retail
4 1 (3.45%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (51.72%) Developer
2 8 (27.59%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 4 (13.79%) DBA
3 4 (13.79%) Java Developer
3 4 (13.79%) Oracle DBA
3 4 (13.79%) Oracle Applications DBA
4 3 (10.34%) Applications Support
5 2 (6.90%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (3.45%) C++ Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Business Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Data Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Applications Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Technical Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (27.59%) HTML
1 8 (27.59%) .NET
1 8 (27.59%) ASP.NET
2 6 (20.69%) Java EE
3 5 (17.24%) Drools
4 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (10.34%) Hibernate
6 2 (6.90%) Spring
6 2 (6.90%) JSON
6 2 (6.90%) jQuery
7 1 (3.45%) JSF
7 1 (3.45%) RESTful
7 1 (3.45%) XML
7 1 (3.45%) ActiveX
7 1 (3.45%) CGI
7 1 (3.45%) J2EE
7 1 (3.45%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (6.90%) Mathematics
2 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (55.17%) UNIX
2 2 (6.90%) Linux
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (31.03%) Kimball Methodology
3 8 (27.59%) ITIL
3 8 (27.59%) Dimensional Modelling
4 6 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (20.69%) SDLC
5 5 (17.24%) Configuration Management
6 4 (13.79%) MVC
6 4 (13.79%) Web Development
7 3 (10.34%) Data Protection
7 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (10.34%) TDD
7 3 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (6.90%) Incident Management
8 2 (6.90%) Problem Management
8 2 (6.90%) Release Management
9 1 (3.45%) Unit Testing
9 1 (3.45%) Integration Testing
9 1 (3.45%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 24 (82.76%) SQL
2 21 (72.41%) PL/SQL
3 13 (44.83%) Shell Script
4 12 (41.38%) C#
5 11 (37.93%) Java
6 9 (31.03%) C++
7 8 (27.59%) VB.NET
8 7 (24.14%) Python
9 6 (20.69%) Perl
10 5 (17.24%) Ruby
11 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
12 2 (6.90%) Bash Shell
13 1 (3.45%) Scala
13 1 (3.45%) VC++
13 1 (3.45%) VB6
13 1 (3.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (48.28%) Security Cleared
2 13 (44.83%) DV Cleared
3 8 (27.59%) SC Cleared
4 6 (20.69%) Degree
5 4 (13.79%) HNC
5 4 (13.79%) HND
6 3 (10.34%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 4 (13.79%) Basel II
2 2 (6.90%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) Puppet
1 2 (6.90%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Teradata
2 5 (17.24%) OpenText
3 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.90%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.45%) Capita