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 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 13 15 16
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Contract jobs citing Oracle 44 32 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 9.71% 8.42% 7.38%
As % of the Vendors category 29.93% 16.75% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 12 12
Average daily rate
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£413 £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £431 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £33.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £37.49 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-19.97% +7.11%
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
147 191 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 32.45% 50.26% 40.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 106 53
Average daily rate £415 £375 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.66% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 23 13
Average hourly rate £42.50 £16.00 £12.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+165.62% +26.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.27 £11.35 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.40 £35.00 £23.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

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 28 May 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 28 May 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
Cheltenham -13 13 £409 +36.25% 1
Gloucester +17 9 £463 -7.50% 5
Oracle
South West

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 65 (63.73%) Security Cleared
2 63 (61.76%) DV Cleared
3 61 (59.80%) SQL
4 48 (47.06%) Java
5 47 (46.08%) Oracle Database
6 33 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
7 31 (30.39%) PL/SQL
8 24 (23.53%) J2EE
9 21 (20.59%) XML
9 21 (20.59%) Hibernate
10 20 (19.61%) Oracle EBS
10 20 (19.61%) JSF
11 19 (18.63%) EJB
11 19 (18.63%) JBoss
12 18 (17.65%) Scrum
12 18 (17.65%) Performance Tuning
13 16 (15.69%) SoapUI
13 16 (15.69%) JPA
13 16 (15.69%) EJB 3.0
13 16 (15.69%) Oracle APEX
13 16 (15.69%) Business Intelligence
13 16 (15.69%) JAXB
13 16 (15.69%) Web Services
13 16 (15.69%) SQL Server
14 15 (14.71%) Python
15 13 (12.75%) UNIX
16 12 (11.76%) C
16 12 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
16 12 (11.76%) Oracle Database 10g
16 12 (11.76%) JIRA

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 19 (18.63%) JBoss
2 8 (7.84%) WebSphere
3 4 (3.92%) Commerce Server
4 3 (2.94%) GlassFish
4 3 (2.94%) WebLogic
4 3 (2.94%) SAS
5 2 (1.96%) IIS
6 1 (0.98%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.98%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.98%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (1.96%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 20 (19.61%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (6.86%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (2.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (1.96%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.98%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.98%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (46.08%) Oracle Database
2 16 (15.69%) SQL Server
3 12 (11.76%) Oracle Database 10g
4 10 (9.80%) Oracle9i Database
5 7 (6.86%) Oracle BI EE
5 7 (6.86%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (5.88%) Relational Database
7 4 (3.92%) MS Access
7 4 (3.92%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (2.94%) QlikView
8 3 (2.94%) MySQL
9 2 (1.96%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (1.96%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (1.96%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.96%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.98%) Oracle ODI
10 1 (0.98%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.98%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 16 (15.69%) SoapUI
1 16 (15.69%) Oracle APEX
2 12 (11.76%) JIRA
3 9 (8.82%) Eclipse
4 8 (7.84%) JUnit
5 6 (5.88%) Subversion
6 4 (3.92%) Visual Studio
6 4 (3.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 4 (3.92%) Mockito
7 3 (2.94%) Eclipse RCP
8 2 (1.96%) Toad
8 2 (1.96%) FinalBuilder
9 1 (0.98%) JBehave
9 1 (0.98%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.98%) Selenium
9 1 (0.98%) JMeter
9 1 (0.98%) ERwin
General
1 9 (8.82%) Finance
2 5 (4.90%) Banking
2 5 (4.90%) Retail
3 4 (3.92%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.94%) Marketing
4 3 (2.94%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.94%) Electronics
5 2 (1.96%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 49 (48.04%) Developer
2 29 (28.43%) Java Developer
3 21 (20.59%) Oracle DBA
3 21 (20.59%) DBA
4 11 (10.78%) Oracle Developer
5 8 (7.84%) Senior Developer
5 8 (7.84%) Architect
6 7 (6.86%) Senior Oracle Developer
7 6 (5.88%) C++ Developer
7 6 (5.88%) Service Architect
8 5 (4.90%) Oracle Applications DBA
9 4 (3.92%) Consultant
9 4 (3.92%) Business Analyst
9 4 (3.92%) Software Engineer
9 4 (3.92%) Analyst
9 4 (3.92%) C++/Java Developer
10 3 (2.94%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
10 3 (2.94%) OBIEE Developer
10 3 (2.94%) Technical Leader
10 3 (2.94%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (23.53%) J2EE
2 21 (20.59%) XML
2 21 (20.59%) Hibernate
3 20 (19.61%) JSF
4 19 (18.63%) EJB
5 16 (15.69%) JPA
5 16 (15.69%) EJB 3.0
5 16 (15.69%) JAXB
5 16 (15.69%) Web Services
6 7 (6.86%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 6 (5.88%) OC4J
7 6 (5.88%) Java EE
8 5 (4.90%) HTML
8 5 (4.90%) .NET
9 4 (3.92%) JDBC
9 4 (3.92%) ASP.NET
9 4 (3.92%) PrimeFaces
9 4 (3.92%) JAX-RS
9 4 (3.92%) RESTful
10 3 (2.94%) SWT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.94%) DTV
3 2 (1.96%) Replication
3 2 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.98%) Data Centre
4 1 (0.98%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.98%) Data Conversion
4 1 (0.98%) Clustering
4 1 (0.98%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (12.75%) UNIX
2 6 (5.88%) Windows
3 4 (3.92%) Linux
4 1 (0.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.98%) Solaris
4 1 (0.98%) Windows NT
4 1 (0.98%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (17.65%) Scrum
2 18 (17.65%) Performance Tuning
3 16 (15.69%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (8.82%) ITIL
6 8 (7.84%) Software Engineering
7 7 (6.86%) Risk Management
8 6 (5.88%) JVM Tuning
8 6 (5.88%) DevOps
9 5 (4.90%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (4.90%) Workflow
9 5 (4.90%) Service Management
10 4 (3.92%) ETL
10 4 (3.92%) E-Commerce
10 4 (3.92%) Requirements Analysis
10 4 (3.92%) Software Testing
10 4 (3.92%) SDLC
11 3 (2.94%) Web Development
11 3 (2.94%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 61 (59.80%) SQL
2 48 (47.06%) Java
3 31 (30.39%) PL/SQL
4 15 (14.71%) Python
5 12 (11.76%) C
6 8 (7.84%) C++
7 5 (4.90%) C#
8 4 (3.92%) Shell Script
8 4 (3.92%) JavaScript
9 2 (1.96%) VC++
9 2 (1.96%) VB
9 2 (1.96%) Delphi
9 2 (1.96%) VB6
10 1 (0.98%) Scala
10 1 (0.98%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 65 (63.73%) Security Cleared
2 63 (61.76%) DV Cleared
3 10 (9.80%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.96%) Degree
5 1 (0.98%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.98%) Data Quality
1 1 (0.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (0.98%) Basel II
System Software
1 3 (2.94%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (2.94%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.98%) Oracle EDQ
2 1 (0.98%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.98%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (0.98%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 5 (4.90%) IBM
2 4 (3.92%) ATG
2 4 (3.92%) Sybase
2 4 (3.92%) SAP
2 4 (3.92%) hybris
3 3 (2.94%) Business Objects
3 3 (2.94%) Informatica
4 2 (1.96%) Sun
4 2 (1.96%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.96%) Cognos
4 2 (1.96%) Tableau
4 2 (1.96%) Alteryx
5 1 (0.98%) Capita
5 1 (0.98%) HP
5 1 (0.98%) CA
5 1 (0.98%) Veritas
5 1 (0.98%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.98%) VMware
5 1 (0.98%) OpenText
5 1 (0.98%) TIBCO