The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Home Counties region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 28 July 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 Home Counties 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 4 2 7
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Contract jobs citing Oracle 8 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Home Counties 36.36% 19.35% 17.65%
As % of the Vendors category 57.14% 31.58% 35.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 2
Average daily rate
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£523 £350 £495
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+49.28% -29.29%
UK excluding London average daily rate £389 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £33.65 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+11.44% -10.26%
Vendors Category
Home Counties
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
14 19 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Home Counties 63.64% 61.29% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 12 10
Average daily rate £523 £350 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+49.28% -7.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +1.50%
Oracle
South East

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

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

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in the Home Counties

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

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in the Home Counties

Oracle
Hourly Rate Trend in the Home Counties

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

Oracle Hourly Rate Trend in the Home Counties

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Home Counties

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Home Counties 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 7 (63.64%) UNIX
2 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) ETL
2 6 (54.55%) Oracle Database
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
3 5 (45.45%) Pentaho
3 5 (45.45%) Data Analysis
3 5 (45.45%) Unit Testing
3 5 (45.45%) Data Integration
3 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) Teradata
3 5 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (45.45%) T-SQL
3 5 (45.45%) PL/SQL
4 2 (18.18%) Finance
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Taleo
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (9.09%) E-business
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (9.09%) Retail
5 1 (9.09%) Java

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in the Home Counties by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Home Counties 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Taleo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle Database
2 5 (45.45%) Pentaho
3 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (9.09%) PowerCenter
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
1 6 (54.55%) ETL Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Database Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Functional Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Junior
4 1 (9.09%) Junior Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Functional Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Junior Oracle Developer
4 1 (9.09%) EPoS Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Payments Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Taleo Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) Middleware
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Data Integration
2 1 (9.09%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) UNIX
2 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) ETL
2 5 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Data Analysis
2 5 (45.45%) Unit Testing
3 1 (9.09%) SOA
3 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) E-business
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) T-SQL
2 5 (45.45%) PL/SQL
3 1 (9.09%) Java
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Teradata