The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Huddersfield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 6 7 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing Oracle 3 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Huddersfield 14.29% 12.82% -
As % of the Vendors category 33.33% 41.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 0
Average daily rate
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£235 £285 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.54% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -3.70%
Oracle
West Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
Huddersfield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
9 12 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Huddersfield 42.86% 30.77% 56.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Average daily rate £235 £285 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.54% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 5
Average hourly rate £12.50 £10.13 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.45% -55.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Huddersfield

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

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in Huddersfield

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in Huddersfield

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

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in Huddersfield

Oracle
Hourly Rate Trend in Huddersfield

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

Oracle Hourly Rate Trend in Huddersfield

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Huddersfield

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Huddersfield 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 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) ISEB
2 2 (50.00%) Remedy
2 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Test Management
2 2 (50.00%) System Testing
2 2 (50.00%) V-Model
2 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (25.00%) Data Guard
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (25.00%) Perforce
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (25.00%) OVSD
3 1 (25.00%) VB6

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Huddersfield by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Huddersfield 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.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle APEX
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Software Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Developer
2 1 (25.00%) VB Developer
2 1 (25.00%) VB6 Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Test Management
1 2 (50.00%) System Testing
1 2 (50.00%) V-Model
1 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (25.00%) VB6
2 1 (25.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ISEB
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Data Guard
1 1 (25.00%) OVSD
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (25.00%) OpenView
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Remedy
2 1 (25.00%) Perforce
2 1 (25.00%) HP