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 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 17 38 14
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -24
Contract jobs citing Oracle 33 8 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 11.15% 2.87% 10.22%
As % of the Vendors category 26.61% 5.93% 19.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 7 23
Average daily rate
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£214 £350 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.92% -22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £115 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £485 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £33.30
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +12.61%
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
124 135 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 41.89% 48.39% 51.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 88 84
Average daily rate £375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £464 £511
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 12
Average hourly rate £9.00 £47.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-80.85% +193.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.48
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -10.16%

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 3 August 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 3 August 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
Maidstone - 3 £338 -
Dover - 2 £200 -
Sevenoaks - 2 - -
Tunbridge Wells - 2 £288 - 1
Oracle
South East

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 36 (58.06%) Oracle Database
2 29 (46.77%) .NET
3 25 (40.32%) C#
4 24 (38.71%) SQL
5 20 (32.26%) ASP.NET
6 16 (25.81%) MVC
7 15 (24.19%) ASP.NET MVC
7 15 (24.19%) Oracle Database 10g
8 14 (22.58%) Oracle Database 11g
9 13 (20.97%) SQL Server
10 12 (19.35%) PL/SQL
10 12 (19.35%) Manual Testing
11 10 (16.13%) Web Testing
11 10 (16.13%) AngularJS
12 9 (14.52%) Finance
13 8 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (12.90%) User Acceptance Testing
13 8 (12.90%) Data Warehouse
14 7 (11.29%) LDAP
14 7 (11.29%) UNIX
14 7 (11.29%) Linux
15 6 (9.68%) MySQL
15 6 (9.68%) Capacity Planning
15 6 (9.68%) Data Analysis
15 6 (9.68%) Performance Tuning
15 6 (9.68%) Performance Monitoring
16 5 (8.06%) Banking
16 5 (8.06%) Project Management
16 5 (8.06%) Microsoft
16 5 (8.06%) Web Services

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.61%) IIS
1 1 (1.61%) ArcGIS
1 1 (1.61%) ArcIMS
Applications
1 3 (4.84%) MS Excel
1 3 (4.84%) MS Visio
1 3 (4.84%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.29%) LDAP
2 4 (6.45%) TCP/IP
2 4 (6.45%) DNS
2 4 (6.45%) SAN
3 1 (1.61%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (58.06%) Oracle Database
2 15 (24.19%) Oracle Database 10g
3 14 (22.58%) Oracle Database 11g
4 13 (20.97%) SQL Server
5 8 (12.90%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (9.68%) MySQL
7 2 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (3.23%) Ingres
7 2 (3.23%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.61%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.61%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (6.45%) Subversion
1 4 (6.45%) ReSharper
1 4 (6.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (6.45%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.84%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (1.61%) Maven
3 1 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.61%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (14.52%) Finance
2 5 (8.06%) Banking
3 3 (4.84%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (50.00%) Developer
2 23 (37.10%) .NET Developer
2 23 (37.10%) C# Developer
2 23 (37.10%) C# .NET Developer
3 13 (20.97%) Analyst
3 13 (20.97%) Oracle Developer
4 11 (17.74%) Tester
5 10 (16.13%) Test Analyst
5 10 (16.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (12.90%) UAT Tester
7 6 (9.68%) SQL DBA
7 6 (9.68%) DBA
7 6 (9.68%) Administrator
7 6 (9.68%) SQL Server DBA
7 6 (9.68%) ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (9.68%) Server Administrator
8 3 (4.84%) Project Manager
8 3 (4.84%) UNIX Engineer
9 2 (3.23%) IT Project Manager
9 2 (3.23%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (46.77%) .NET
2 20 (32.26%) ASP.NET
3 15 (24.19%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (16.13%) AngularJS
5 5 (8.06%) Web Services
6 4 (6.45%) .NET Framework
7 3 (4.84%) CSS
7 3 (4.84%) HTML
7 3 (4.84%) jQuery
7 3 (4.84%) Entity Framework
8 2 (3.23%) Dojo
8 2 (3.23%) XML
9 1 (1.61%) Hibernate
9 1 (1.61%) Spring
9 1 (1.61%) JSON
9 1 (1.61%) WCF
9 1 (1.61%) WPF
9 1 (1.61%) REST
9 1 (1.61%) CSS3
9 1 (1.61%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.45%) HACMP
1 4 (6.45%) Clustering
1 4 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.61%) Data Extraction
2 1 (1.61%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.29%) UNIX
1 7 (11.29%) Linux
2 4 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (6.45%) Windows
3 2 (3.23%) AIX
4 1 (1.61%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (25.81%) MVC
2 12 (19.35%) Manual Testing
3 10 (16.13%) Web Testing
4 8 (12.90%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (9.68%) Data Analysis
5 6 (9.68%) Capacity Planning
5 6 (9.68%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (9.68%) Performance Monitoring
6 5 (8.06%) OOP
6 5 (8.06%) Project Management
7 4 (6.45%) ETL
7 4 (6.45%) UML
8 3 (4.84%) Campaign Management
9 2 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (3.23%) Validation
9 2 (3.23%) Migration
9 2 (3.23%) Waterfall
9 2 (3.23%) Data Migration
9 2 (3.23%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 25 (40.32%) C#
2 24 (38.71%) SQL
3 12 (19.35%) PL/SQL
4 5 (8.06%) Python
5 4 (6.45%) JavaScript
5 4 (6.45%) Perl
6 2 (3.23%) Java
6 2 (3.23%) VBA
7 1 (1.61%) VB
7 1 (1.61%) PHP
7 1 (1.61%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.61%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) Basel II
1 2 (3.23%) Solvency II
System Software
1 4 (6.45%) NFS
1 4 (6.45%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 4 (6.45%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 4 (6.45%) OpenView
1 4 (6.45%) Control-M
1 4 (6.45%) NetBackup
1 4 (6.45%) Puppet
1 4 (6.45%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (4.84%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (4.84%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (4.84%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 5 (8.06%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.45%) Sun
2 4 (6.45%) HP
2 4 (6.45%) Dell
2 4 (6.45%) Veritas
2 4 (6.45%) Red Hat
2 4 (6.45%) IBM
3 2 (3.23%) Symantec
4 1 (1.61%) ESRI
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