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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 13 17 6
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -11
Contract jobs citing Oracle 32 17 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 11.94% 7.49% 13.58%
As % of the Vendors category 27.83% 15.60% 27.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 28
Average daily rate
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£444 £513 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.41% +17.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £450 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £561 £585 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £399 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +23.07%
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
115 109 172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 42.91% 48.02% 49.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 52 92
Average daily rate £400 £388 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +29.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £184 £275 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £529 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 6
Average hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £54.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -62.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.60 £16.00 £12.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £28.50 £90.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 17 April 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle within the Kent region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
Tunbridge Wells - 9 - -
Maidstone - 3 - -
Folkestone - 1 £400 -
Canterbury - - - -
Faversham - - - -
West Malling - - - -
Oracle
South East

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 24 (55.81%) .NET
2 23 (53.49%) C#
2 23 (53.49%) SQL Server
2 23 (53.49%) Oracle Database
3 20 (46.51%) ASP.NET
4 14 (32.56%) SQL
5 13 (30.23%) AngularJS
6 10 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (18.60%) MVC
7 8 (18.60%) JavaScript
7 8 (18.60%) .NET Framework
8 7 (16.28%) jQuery
8 7 (16.28%) Entity Framework
8 7 (16.28%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (16.28%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (13.95%) Git (software)
9 6 (13.95%) Capacity Planning
9 6 (13.95%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (13.95%) Performance Monitoring
9 6 (13.95%) ReSharper
9 6 (13.95%) Subversion
9 6 (13.95%) Data Analysis
9 6 (13.95%) Web Services
9 6 (13.95%) UML
9 6 (13.95%) OOP
9 6 (13.95%) Windows
10 5 (11.63%) Finance
10 5 (11.63%) Linux
10 5 (11.63%) UNIX
10 5 (11.63%) LDAP

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.63%) LDAP
2 2 (4.65%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.65%) DNS
2 2 (4.65%) SAN
2 2 (4.65%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (53.49%) SQL Server
1 23 (53.49%) Oracle Database
2 3 (6.98%) Relational Database
2 3 (6.98%) MySQL
3 2 (4.65%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (4.65%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.33%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 7 (16.28%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (13.95%) Git (software)
2 6 (13.95%) Subversion
2 6 (13.95%) ReSharper
3 3 (6.98%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (4.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (2.33%) Maven
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (11.63%) Finance
2 3 (6.98%) Banking
3 1 (2.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (65.12%) Developer
2 22 (51.16%) .NET Developer
2 22 (51.16%) C# Developer
2 22 (51.16%) C# .NET Developer
3 16 (37.21%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 16 (37.21%) ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (13.95%) SQL DBA
4 6 (13.95%) SQL Server DBA
4 6 (13.95%) Administrator
4 6 (13.95%) DBA
4 6 (13.95%) Server Administrator
5 3 (6.98%) Oracle Developer
5 3 (6.98%) Tester
5 3 (6.98%) Manual Tester
6 2 (4.65%) UNIX Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Consultant
6 2 (4.65%) Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Senior Developer
6 2 (4.65%) WPF Developer
7 1 (2.33%) ETL Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (55.81%) .NET
2 20 (46.51%) ASP.NET
3 13 (30.23%) AngularJS
4 8 (18.60%) .NET Framework
5 7 (16.28%) jQuery
5 7 (16.28%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (16.28%) Entity Framework
6 6 (13.95%) Web Services
7 4 (9.30%) CSS
7 4 (9.30%) HTML
8 3 (6.98%) XML
8 3 (6.98%) WCF
8 3 (6.98%) WPF
9 2 (4.65%) HTML5
9 2 (4.65%) XSLT
9 2 (4.65%) Ajax
9 2 (4.65%) CSS3
10 1 (2.33%) Spring Integration
10 1 (2.33%) KnockoutJS
10 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.65%) HACMP
1 2 (4.65%) Clustering
1 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.95%) Windows
2 5 (11.63%) Linux
2 5 (11.63%) UNIX
3 2 (4.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (18.60%) MVC
3 6 (13.95%) UML
3 6 (13.95%) OOP
3 6 (13.95%) Data Analysis
3 6 (13.95%) Capacity Planning
3 6 (13.95%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (13.95%) Performance Monitoring
4 4 (9.30%) Manual Testing
5 3 (6.98%) Unit Testing
5 3 (6.98%) Web Testing
6 2 (4.65%) ETL
6 2 (4.65%) MVVM
7 1 (2.33%) Waterfall
7 1 (2.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.33%) Time Management
7 1 (2.33%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.33%) Project Management
7 1 (2.33%) Regression Testing
7 1 (2.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 23 (53.49%) C#
2 14 (32.56%) SQL
3 8 (18.60%) JavaScript
4 4 (9.30%) Perl
4 4 (9.30%) PL/SQL
5 2 (4.65%) VB
5 2 (4.65%) Python
5 2 (4.65%) VB6
6 1 (2.33%) VBA
6 1 (2.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (2.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) Basel II
1 1 (2.33%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (4.65%) NFS
1 2 (4.65%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 2 (4.65%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 3 (6.98%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 3 (6.98%) Oracle RMAN
1 3 (6.98%) Data Guard
2 2 (4.65%) Puppet
2 2 (4.65%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (4.65%) OpenView
2 2 (4.65%) Control-M
2 2 (4.65%) Nagios
2 2 (4.65%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 2 (4.65%) IBM
1 2 (4.65%) Sun
1 2 (4.65%) HP
1 2 (4.65%) Dell
1 2 (4.65%) Veritas
1 2 (4.65%) Red Hat
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