The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle
Rank 19 17 28
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +11
Contract jobs citing Oracle 19 31 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 5.99% 11.23% 6.84%
As % of the Vendors category 15.97% 27.93% 13.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 14 8
Median daily rate £326 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.00% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £200 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £557 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £30.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -16.66%
Oracle
South East

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

Vendors Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
119 111 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 37.54% 40.22% 52.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 64 68
Median daily rate £328 £466 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.64% +33.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £199 £200 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 2
Median hourly rate £55.00 £16.00 £47.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+243.75% -65.95%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.83 £18.46 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.83% +8.58%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Kent region citing Oracle as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Oracle
Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the Kent region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

Oracle Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

Oracle
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Oracle Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

Oracle
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle within the Kent region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tunbridge Wells +2 4 £321 -4.81%
Maidstone +5 3 £313 +13.63%
Tonbridge -4 1 £450 -14.08%
Faversham - 1 £500 -
Oracle
South East

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Kent region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 58 (84.06%) SQL
2 45 (65.22%) Oracle Database
3 44 (63.77%) PL/SQL
4 29 (42.03%) Oracle Database 10g
5 25 (36.23%) Unix
5 25 (36.23%) Oracle Database 11g
6 20 (28.99%) Oracle Forms
7 19 (27.54%) XML
8 17 (24.64%) Business Analysis
8 17 (24.64%) Shell Script
9 16 (23.19%) Business Development
9 16 (23.19%) System Testing
10 14 (20.29%) Data Warehouse
11 13 (18.84%) Finance
12 11 (15.94%) .NET
13 9 (13.04%) Oracle Reports
14 8 (11.59%) SQL Server
14 8 (11.59%) C#
14 8 (11.59%) DataStage
15 7 (10.14%) ETL
15 7 (10.14%) Java
15 7 (10.14%) Siebel
15 7 (10.14%) Analytical Skills
15 7 (10.14%) SDLC
16 6 (8.70%) Software Engineering
16 6 (8.70%) .NET Framework
16 6 (8.70%) Migration
16 6 (8.70%) VMware
16 6 (8.70%) Windows
16 6 (8.70%) Informatica

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (7.25%) IIS
1 5 (7.25%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.80%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.90%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.45%) Apache
4 1 (1.45%) Mule
4 1 (1.45%) Mule ESB
4 1 (1.45%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (1.45%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.45%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.90%) BigMachines
1 2 (2.90%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.90%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (2.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.25%) Firewall
1 5 (7.25%) SAN
2 4 (5.80%) LAN
2 4 (5.80%) WAN
3 1 (1.45%) DNS
3 1 (1.45%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (65.22%) Oracle Database
2 29 (42.03%) Oracle Database 10g
3 25 (36.23%) Oracle Database 11g
4 14 (20.29%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (13.04%) Oracle Reports
6 8 (11.59%) DataStage
6 8 (11.59%) SQL Server
7 5 (7.25%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (5.80%) QlikView
9 2 (2.90%) MySQL
10 1 (1.45%) IBM InfoSphere
10 1 (1.45%) Oracle BI EE
10 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 20 (28.99%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (2.90%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.90%) Grunt
2 2 (2.90%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (1.45%) JIRA
3 1 (1.45%) JMeter
3 1 (1.45%) JUnit
General
1 13 (18.84%) Finance
2 1 (1.45%) Banking
2 1 (1.45%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 48 (69.57%) Developer
2 43 (62.32%) Oracle Developer
3 31 (44.93%) PL/SQL Developer
3 31 (44.93%) SQL Developer
4 21 (30.43%) Analyst
5 19 (27.54%) Oracle Forms Developer
6 7 (10.14%) Data Analyst
6 7 (10.14%) Oracle Analyst
7 6 (8.70%) Analyst Developer
7 6 (8.70%) Analyst Programmer
7 6 (8.70%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 6 (8.70%) Oracle Analyst Programmer
7 6 (8.70%) Oracle Reports Developer
7 6 (8.70%) PL/SQL Programmer
7 6 (8.70%) Programmer
7 6 (8.70%) Report Developer
7 6 (8.70%) Software Analyst
7 6 (8.70%) Software Programmer
7 6 (8.70%) SQL Analyst
7 6 (8.70%) SQL Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (27.54%) XML
2 11 (15.94%) .NET
3 6 (8.70%) .NET Framework
4 4 (5.80%) HTML
5 2 (2.90%) Backbone.js
5 2 (2.90%) CSS
5 2 (2.90%) CSS3
5 2 (2.90%) Handlebars
5 2 (2.90%) HTML5
5 2 (2.90%) jQuery
5 2 (2.90%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (2.90%) Mason
5 2 (2.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (2.90%) Visualforce
5 2 (2.90%) WCF
5 2 (2.90%) WPF
6 1 (1.45%) IBM Integration Bus
6 1 (1.45%) JMS
6 1 (1.45%) JPA
6 1 (1.45%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.14%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.25%) Clustering
3 4 (5.80%) Wiki
4 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.45%) Economics
4 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.45%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.45%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 25 (36.23%) Unix
2 6 (8.70%) Windows
3 5 (7.25%) Linux
4 4 (5.80%) Windows 7
4 4 (5.80%) Windows Server
4 4 (5.80%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (5.80%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (5.80%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (4.35%) AIX
5 3 (4.35%) Solaris
6 2 (2.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (24.64%) Business Analysis
2 16 (23.19%) Business Development
2 16 (23.19%) System Testing
3 7 (10.14%) ETL
3 7 (10.14%) SDLC
4 6 (8.70%) Migration
4 6 (8.70%) Software Engineering
5 5 (7.25%) Performance Optimisation
6 4 (5.80%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (4.35%) Web Development
8 2 (2.90%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (2.90%) CRM
8 2 (2.90%) Front End Development
8 2 (2.90%) ITIL
8 2 (2.90%) MVC
8 2 (2.90%) Project Management
8 2 (2.90%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (2.90%) Technical Architecture
9 1 (1.45%) UML
Programming Languages
1 58 (84.06%) SQL
2 44 (63.77%) PL/SQL
3 17 (24.64%) Shell Script
4 8 (11.59%) C#
5 7 (10.14%) Java
6 4 (5.80%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.90%) Apex Code
7 2 (2.90%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.90%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (2.90%) SC Cleared
1 2 (2.90%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.45%) Degree
2 1 (1.45%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (7.25%) Active Directory
1 5 (7.25%) Oracle RAC
1 5 (7.25%) VMware ESX
2 2 (2.90%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (5.80%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (5.80%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (1.45%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 7 (10.14%) Siebel
2 6 (8.70%) Informatica
2 6 (8.70%) VMware
3 5 (7.25%) Citrix
3 5 (7.25%) HP
4 4 (5.80%) IronPort
4 4 (5.80%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.90%) IBM
5 2 (2.90%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.45%) BMC
6 1 (1.45%) Ektron
6 1 (1.45%) Guidewire
6 1 (1.45%) NetApp
6 1 (1.45%) Netezza
6 1 (1.45%) Teradata
6 1 (1.45%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.45%) webMethods