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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle
Rank 10 18 20
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +2
Contract jobs citing Oracle 32 28 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 13.50% 11.34% 7.04%
As % of the Vendors category 34.04% 30.11% 12.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 21 5
Median daily rate £325 £338 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -0.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £325 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £350 £466
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
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
94 93 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 39.66% 37.65% 54.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 68 67
Median daily rate £325 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £488 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 11
Median hourly rate £12.00 £14.13 £19.09
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.04% -25.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.45 £23.00 £37.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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 +3 9 £350 +7.69%
Faversham - 2 £525 -
Stansted - 2 - -
Dover - 1 £275 -
Oracle
South East

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 23 (44.23%) .NET
2 21 (40.38%) MVC
3 20 (38.46%) SQL Server
4 19 (36.54%) C#
4 19 (36.54%) ASP.NET
4 19 (36.54%) .NET Framework
4 19 (36.54%) ASP.NET MVC
4 19 (36.54%) Entity Framework
4 19 (36.54%) ASP.NET Web API
5 18 (34.62%) Front End Development
6 12 (23.08%) Oracle Database
6 12 (23.08%) SQL
7 10 (19.23%) Linux
7 10 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (15.38%) Oracle Database 11g
8 8 (15.38%) PL/SQL
8 8 (15.38%) Oracle Forms
8 8 (15.38%) Finance
8 8 (15.38%) Red Hat
8 8 (15.38%) Virtual Infrastructure
9 5 (9.62%) Scrum
9 5 (9.62%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (9.62%) Unix
9 5 (9.62%) JavaScript
9 5 (9.62%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (9.62%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (7.69%) Spring
10 4 (7.69%) JIRA
10 4 (7.69%) Business Analysis

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 3 (5.77%) WebLogic
2 2 (3.85%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.92%) CMS
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.92%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (1.92%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (1.92%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (1.92%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (1.92%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (1.92%) Oracle Receivables
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 12 (23.08%) Oracle Database
3 8 (15.38%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (9.62%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (3.85%) MySQL
6 2 (3.85%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.92%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 8 (15.38%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (7.69%) JIRA
2 4 (7.69%) JUnit
3 2 (3.85%) jMock
3 2 (3.85%) Maven
3 2 (3.85%) Mockito
3 2 (3.85%) Subversion
4 1 (1.92%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.92%) LSMW
4 1 (1.92%) SilkTest
4 1 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.92%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (1.92%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 34 (65.38%) Developer
2 19 (36.54%) .NET Developer
2 19 (36.54%) C# .NET Developer
2 19 (36.54%) C# Developer
3 9 (17.31%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 8 (15.38%) Oracle Developer
5 7 (13.46%) Administrator
6 5 (9.62%) Analyst
6 5 (9.62%) Linux Administrator
6 5 (9.62%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 5 (9.62%) Oracle Forms Developer
6 5 (9.62%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (7.69%) Java Developer
8 3 (5.77%) C Developer
8 3 (5.77%) Oracle Analyst
9 2 (3.85%) Java Applications Developer
9 2 (3.85%) Lead Java Developer
9 2 (3.85%) MySQL DBA
9 2 (3.85%) Server Analyst
9 2 (3.85%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (44.23%) .NET
2 19 (36.54%) .NET Framework
2 19 (36.54%) ASP.NET
2 19 (36.54%) ASP.NET MVC
2 19 (36.54%) ASP.NET Web API
2 19 (36.54%) Entity Framework
3 4 (7.69%) HTML
3 4 (7.69%) Middleware
3 4 (7.69%) Spring
3 4 (7.69%) XML
4 3 (5.77%) Hibernate
5 2 (3.85%) CSS
5 2 (3.85%) J2EE
5 2 (3.85%) JPA
5 2 (3.85%) JSP
5 2 (3.85%) Spring MVC
6 1 (1.92%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.92%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.92%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 10 (19.23%) Linux
2 8 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (9.62%) Unix
4 2 (3.85%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (3.85%) Windows
4 2 (3.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (40.38%) MVC
2 18 (34.62%) Front End Development
3 10 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (15.38%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 5 (9.62%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (9.62%) Scrum
5 5 (9.62%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (7.69%) Business Analysis
6 4 (7.69%) Business Development
6 4 (7.69%) OO
6 4 (7.69%) System Testing
6 4 (7.69%) UML
6 4 (7.69%) Web Development
7 3 (5.77%) ETL
7 3 (5.77%) Manual Testing
7 3 (5.77%) Regression Testing
7 3 (5.77%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (5.77%) Software Testing
7 3 (5.77%) TDD
8 2 (3.85%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 19 (36.54%) C#
2 12 (23.08%) SQL
3 8 (15.38%) PL/SQL
4 5 (9.62%) JavaScript
5 4 (7.69%) Java
5 4 (7.69%) Shell Script
6 3 (5.77%) C
6 3 (5.77%) COBOL
7 2 (3.85%) C++
7 2 (3.85%) Perl
8 1 (1.92%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (1.92%) ISEB
1 1 (1.92%) ISTQB
1 1 (1.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (1.92%) OCPJP
System Software
1 2 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (15.38%) Red Hat
2 3 (5.77%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.77%) SAP
3 2 (3.85%) VMware