The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 10 6 13
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +7
Contract jobs citing Oracle 59 61 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 12.61% 13.32% 6.97%
As % of the Vendors category 33.33% 28.24% 15.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 11 9
Average daily rate
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£408 £438 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.85% +18.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £355 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £500 £384
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £393 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.27% +4.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £33.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £37.50 £33.30
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +12.61%
Oracle
South West

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

Vendors Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
177 216 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 37.82% 47.16% 45.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 107 53
Average daily rate £413 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £216 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 16 13
Average hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +85.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £14.18 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.70 £145.00 £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.48
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.16%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Oracle
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Oracle Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

Oracle
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Oracle Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Oracle
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester +17 21 £413 -17.50% 6
Cheltenham -9 16 £408 -2.68% 1
Oracle
South West

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 67 (60.36%) Security Cleared
2 61 (54.95%) SQL
3 58 (52.25%) DV Cleared
4 52 (46.85%) Java
5 46 (41.44%) Oracle Database
6 37 (33.33%) PL/SQL
7 30 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
8 28 (25.23%) UNIX
9 26 (23.42%) Business Intelligence
10 25 (22.52%) Performance Tuning
11 23 (20.72%) Shell Script
11 23 (20.72%) Oracle APEX
12 22 (19.82%) Python
13 21 (18.92%) J2EE
14 20 (18.02%) Hibernate
15 19 (17.12%) Finance
16 18 (16.22%) JBoss
17 17 (15.32%) XML
17 17 (15.32%) C++
17 17 (15.32%) Stakeholder Management
17 17 (15.32%) SC Cleared
18 16 (14.41%) JSF
18 16 (14.41%) SQL Server
19 15 (13.51%) C
19 15 (13.51%) C#
19 15 (13.51%) EJB
19 15 (13.51%) ITIL
19 15 (13.51%) Oracle Database 10g
19 15 (13.51%) Data Warehouse
19 15 (13.51%) BusinessObjects

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 18 (16.22%) JBoss
2 12 (10.81%) SAS
3 8 (7.21%) WebSphere
4 4 (3.60%) Commerce Server
5 3 (2.70%) GlassFish
5 3 (2.70%) Tomcat
5 3 (2.70%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.80%) IIS
7 1 (0.90%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.90%) Node.js
7 1 (0.90%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.90%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.90%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.90%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.90%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (0.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (10.81%) Oracle Applications
2 10 (9.01%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (5.41%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (3.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.90%) Oracle CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.90%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (41.44%) Oracle Database
2 16 (14.41%) SQL Server
3 15 (13.51%) Data Warehouse
3 15 (13.51%) Oracle Database 10g
3 15 (13.51%) BusinessObjects
4 13 (11.71%) Relational Database
5 11 (9.91%) Oracle9i Database
6 10 (9.01%) BusinessObjects XI
7 9 (8.11%) Oracle BI EE
8 8 (7.21%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 7 (6.31%) MongoDB
10 6 (5.41%) MySQL
11 5 (4.50%) Hadoop
11 5 (4.50%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (2.70%) Oracle Reports
13 2 (1.80%) Crystal Reports
13 2 (1.80%) MS Access
13 2 (1.80%) RDBMS
13 2 (1.80%) SQL Server 2008
14 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 23 (20.72%) Oracle APEX
2 13 (11.71%) JIRA
3 12 (10.81%) SoapUI
4 9 (8.11%) Eclipse
5 6 (5.41%) JUnit
5 6 (5.41%) Subversion
6 4 (3.60%) Jenkins
6 4 (3.60%) Mockito
7 3 (2.70%) Hudson
7 3 (2.70%) Git (software)
7 3 (2.70%) Eclipse RCP
8 2 (1.80%) FinalBuilder
8 2 (1.80%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.80%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (0.90%) JMeter
9 1 (0.90%) Selenium
9 1 (0.90%) JBehave
General
1 19 (17.12%) Finance
2 8 (7.21%) Banking
3 5 (4.50%) Retail
3 5 (4.50%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.50%) Marketing
4 4 (3.60%) Manufacturing
4 4 (3.60%) Electronics
5 3 (2.70%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.80%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.90%) Military
Job Titles
1 62 (55.86%) Developer
2 31 (27.93%) Java Developer
3 17 (15.32%) Oracle DBA
3 17 (15.32%) DBA
4 12 (10.81%) Oracle Developer
4 12 (10.81%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 8 (7.21%) Architect
5 8 (7.21%) Consultant
6 6 (5.41%) Service Architect
7 5 (4.50%) Senior Developer
8 4 (3.60%) Business Analyst
8 4 (3.60%) Analyst
8 4 (3.60%) C++ Developer
8 4 (3.60%) Oracle Applications DBA
8 4 (3.60%) Oracle Consultant
8 4 (3.60%) Senior Oracle Developer
8 4 (3.60%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
9 3 (2.70%) Technical Leader
9 3 (2.70%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 3 (2.70%) Business Objects Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (18.92%) J2EE
2 20 (18.02%) Hibernate
3 17 (15.32%) XML
4 16 (14.41%) JSF
5 15 (13.51%) EJB
6 12 (10.81%) HTML
6 12 (10.81%) Web Services
6 12 (10.81%) JAXB
6 12 (10.81%) JPA
6 12 (10.81%) EJB 3.0
7 11 (9.91%) Java EE
8 10 (9.01%) .NET
8 10 (9.01%) ASP.NET
9 6 (5.41%) OC4J
9 6 (5.41%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (5.41%) Oracle GoldenGate
10 5 (4.50%) Drools
11 4 (3.60%) RESTful
11 4 (3.60%) Spring
11 4 (3.60%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.31%) Replication
2 5 (4.50%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.60%) DTV
4 3 (2.70%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (2.70%) Mathematics
4 3 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.90%) NHS
5 1 (0.90%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.90%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.90%) Data Conversion
5 1 (0.90%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.90%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.90%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 28 (25.23%) UNIX
2 14 (12.61%) Linux
3 4 (3.60%) Windows
4 1 (0.90%) Solaris
4 1 (0.90%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (23.42%) Business Intelligence
3 25 (22.52%) Performance Tuning
4 17 (15.32%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (13.51%) ITIL
6 14 (12.61%) Scrum
7 9 (8.11%) Kimball Methodology
7 9 (8.11%) Dimensional Modelling
8 8 (7.21%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (7.21%) SDLC
9 7 (6.31%) DevOps
9 7 (6.31%) Configuration Management
9 7 (6.31%) Risk Management
10 6 (5.41%) MVC
10 6 (5.41%) Service Management
10 6 (5.41%) Web Development
10 6 (5.41%) JVM Tuning
11 5 (4.50%) Database Tuning
11 5 (4.50%) Release Management
11 5 (4.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 61 (54.95%) SQL
2 52 (46.85%) Java
3 37 (33.33%) PL/SQL
4 23 (20.72%) Shell Script
5 22 (19.82%) Python
6 17 (15.32%) C++
7 15 (13.51%) C
7 15 (13.51%) C#
8 11 (9.91%) Perl
9 8 (7.21%) VB.NET
10 7 (6.31%) Ruby
10 7 (6.31%) JavaScript
11 4 (3.60%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.80%) VB
12 2 (1.80%) VB6
12 2 (1.80%) VC++
13 1 (0.90%) Scala
13 1 (0.90%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 67 (60.36%) Security Cleared
2 58 (52.25%) DV Cleared
3 17 (15.32%) SC Cleared
4 9 (8.11%) Degree
5 6 (5.41%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (3.60%) HNC
6 4 (3.60%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 4 (3.60%) Basel II
2 3 (2.70%) SLA
3 1 (0.90%) HL7
System Software
1 8 (7.21%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.90%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (2.70%) Puppet
1 3 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.80%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (1.80%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.90%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 6 (5.41%) OpenText
1 6 (5.41%) Teradata
2 5 (4.50%) SAP
2 5 (4.50%) IBM
3 4 (3.60%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.60%) Red Hat
3 4 (3.60%) ATG
3 4 (3.60%) hybris
4 3 (2.70%) Sybase
4 3 (2.70%) Informatica
5 2 (1.80%) VMware
6 1 (0.90%) Capita
6 1 (0.90%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.90%) Adobe
6 1 (0.90%) Sun
6 1 (0.90%) HP
6 1 (0.90%) CA