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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle
Rank 18 16 36
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +20
Contract jobs citing Oracle 20 29 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 7.60% 10.03% 3.70%
As % of the Vendors category 16.67% 25.44% 7.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 25 6
Median daily rate £325 £228 £165
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% +37.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £200 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £375 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £38.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +1.33%
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
120 114 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 45.63% 39.45% 48.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 78 85
Median daily rate £325 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £221 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 3
Median hourly rate £38.38 - £12.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.92 - £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 - £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.52 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+7.99% +5.82%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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
Maidstone +9 10 £313 -7.40%
Tunbridge Wells +9 1 - -
Dover +5 1 £450 +125.00%
Oracle
South East

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 38 (71.70%) SQL
2 31 (58.49%) PL/SQL
3 28 (52.83%) Oracle Database
4 22 (41.51%) Oracle Database 11g
5 21 (39.62%) Oracle Forms
6 18 (33.96%) .NET
7 17 (32.08%) Oracle Database 10g
8 16 (30.19%) Unix
9 15 (28.30%) XML
9 15 (28.30%) C#
9 15 (28.30%) Business Analysis
10 14 (26.42%) Business Development
10 14 (26.42%) System Testing
10 14 (26.42%) Finance
10 14 (26.42%) Shell Script
11 13 (24.53%) .NET Framework
12 9 (16.98%) SQL Server
13 8 (15.09%) DataStage
14 7 (13.21%) MVC
14 7 (13.21%) ASP.NET
14 7 (13.21%) ETL
14 7 (13.21%) ASP.NET Web API
14 7 (13.21%) ASP.NET MVC
14 7 (13.21%) Entity Framework
15 6 (11.32%) Windows Server
15 6 (11.32%) Front End Development
15 6 (11.32%) Oracle Reports
15 6 (11.32%) Windows
15 6 (11.32%) Migration
15 6 (11.32%) 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 (9.43%) WebLogic
2 4 (7.55%) IIS
2 4 (7.55%) MS Exchange
2 4 (7.55%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.89%) Mule
3 1 (1.89%) Mule ESB
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (1.89%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.89%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.55%) Firewall
1 4 (7.55%) LAN
1 4 (7.55%) SAN
1 4 (7.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (52.83%) Oracle Database
2 22 (41.51%) Oracle Database 11g
3 17 (32.08%) Oracle Database 10g
4 9 (16.98%) SQL Server
5 8 (15.09%) DataStage
6 6 (11.32%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (7.55%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (7.55%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (7.55%) QlikView
8 2 (3.77%) MySQL
9 1 (1.89%) IBM InfoSphere
9 1 (1.89%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 21 (39.62%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.89%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.89%) JIRA
2 1 (1.89%) JUnit
2 1 (1.89%) SilkTest
2 1 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.89%) TeamCity
General
1 14 (26.42%) Finance
2 1 (1.89%) Banking
2 1 (1.89%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 40 (75.47%) Developer
2 30 (56.60%) Oracle Developer
3 17 (32.08%) Oracle Forms Developer
4 15 (28.30%) Analyst
5 11 (20.75%) PL/SQL Developer
5 11 (20.75%) SQL Developer
6 9 (16.98%) .NET Developer
6 9 (16.98%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (16.98%) C# Developer
6 9 (16.98%) Oracle Analyst
7 8 (15.09%) SQL Analyst
8 6 (11.32%) Analyst Developer
8 6 (11.32%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 6 (11.32%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 6 (11.32%) Oracle Analyst Programmer
8 6 (11.32%) PL/SQL Programmer
8 6 (11.32%) Software Analyst
8 6 (11.32%) Software Engineer
8 6 (11.32%) Software Programmer
8 6 (11.32%) SQL Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (33.96%) .NET
2 15 (28.30%) XML
3 13 (24.53%) .NET Framework
4 7 (13.21%) ASP.NET
4 7 (13.21%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (13.21%) ASP.NET Web API
4 7 (13.21%) Entity Framework
5 2 (3.77%) WCF
5 2 (3.77%) WPF
6 1 (1.89%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.89%) IBM Integration Bus
6 1 (1.89%) JMS
6 1 (1.89%) JPA
6 1 (1.89%) JSP
6 1 (1.89%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (1.89%) Middleware
6 1 (1.89%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.55%) Clustering
1 4 (7.55%) Wiki
2 3 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.89%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 16 (30.19%) Unix
2 6 (11.32%) Windows
2 6 (11.32%) Windows Server
3 4 (7.55%) Windows 7
3 4 (7.55%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (7.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (7.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (5.66%) Linux
5 2 (3.77%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (1.89%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (28.30%) Business Analysis
2 14 (26.42%) Business Development
2 14 (26.42%) System Testing
3 7 (13.21%) ETL
3 7 (13.21%) MVC
4 6 (11.32%) Front End Development
4 6 (11.32%) Migration
4 6 (11.32%) Software Engineering
5 5 (9.43%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (5.66%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (5.66%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (3.77%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (3.77%) Project Management
7 2 (3.77%) Scrum
8 1 (1.89%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (1.89%) EAI
8 1 (1.89%) OO
8 1 (1.89%) Regression Testing
8 1 (1.89%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (1.89%) UML
Programming Languages
1 38 (71.70%) SQL
2 31 (58.49%) PL/SQL
3 15 (28.30%) C#
4 14 (26.42%) Shell Script
5 4 (7.55%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.77%) Java
7 1 (1.89%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.89%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (1.89%) ISEB
1 1 (1.89%) ISTQB
1 1 (1.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (1.89%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.66%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (7.55%) Active Directory
1 4 (7.55%) Oracle RAC
1 4 (7.55%) VMware ESX
2 2 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (7.55%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 6 (11.32%) Informatica
1 6 (11.32%) VMware
2 4 (7.55%) Citrix
2 4 (7.55%) HP
2 4 (7.55%) IronPort
2 4 (7.55%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.55%) Siebel
3 2 (3.77%) IBM
4 1 (1.89%) Guidewire
4 1 (1.89%) Netezza
4 1 (1.89%) SAP
4 1 (1.89%) Teradata
4 1 (1.89%) TIBCO
4 1 (1.89%) webMethods