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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 14 31 17
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -14
Contract jobs citing Oracle 36 14 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 11.80% 4.56% 7.61%
As % of the Vendors category 30.51% 9.09% 16.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 6 17
Average daily rate
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£250 £165 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+51.51% -56.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £115 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £37.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +15.38%
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
118 154 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 38.69% 50.16% 46.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 91 78
Average daily rate £363 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £150 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £511
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 7
Average hourly rate - £12.50 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +13.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -4.14%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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
Dover - 4 £269 -
Maidstone - 2 £338 -
Sittingbourne - 1 £500 -
Tunbridge Wells - 1 £288 -
Oracle
South East

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 38 (59.38%) Oracle Database
2 27 (42.19%) .NET
3 22 (34.38%) C#
4 21 (32.81%) SQL
5 17 (26.56%) ASP.NET
6 16 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
6 16 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
7 15 (23.44%) MVC
7 15 (23.44%) SQL Server
7 15 (23.44%) ASP.NET MVC
8 13 (20.31%) PL/SQL
8 13 (20.31%) Manual Testing
9 11 (17.19%) Linux
10 10 (15.63%) User Acceptance Testing
10 10 (15.63%) Web Testing
10 10 (15.63%) Finance
10 10 (15.63%) Migration
11 9 (14.06%) Data Migration
12 8 (12.50%) Data Analysis
12 8 (12.50%) UNIX
12 8 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
13 7 (10.94%) ETL
13 7 (10.94%) Microsoft
13 7 (10.94%) LDAP
14 6 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
14 6 (9.38%) Banking
14 6 (9.38%) Project Management
14 6 (9.38%) Python
14 6 (9.38%) AngularJS
15 5 (7.81%) Entity Framework

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 2 (3.13%) ArcGIS
1 2 (3.13%) ArcIMS
2 1 (1.56%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (4.69%) MS Excel
1 3 (4.69%) MS Visio
1 3 (4.69%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.94%) LDAP
2 4 (6.25%) TCP/IP
2 4 (6.25%) DNS
2 4 (6.25%) SAN
3 1 (1.56%) Intranet
3 1 (1.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (59.38%) Oracle Database
2 16 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 16 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 15 (23.44%) SQL Server
4 8 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (7.81%) MySQL
6 2 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.56%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (1.56%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.56%) Big Data
7 1 (1.56%) Ingres
7 1 (1.56%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (6.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (4.69%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (1.56%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.56%) Rational Rose
3 1 (1.56%) PowerDesigner
3 1 (1.56%) ERwin
General
1 10 (15.63%) Finance
2 6 (9.38%) Banking
3 3 (4.69%) Marketing
4 1 (1.56%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.56%) Retail
4 1 (1.56%) Local Government
4 1 (1.56%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 27 (42.19%) Developer
2 19 (29.69%) .NET Developer
2 19 (29.69%) C# Developer
2 19 (29.69%) C# .NET Developer
3 18 (28.13%) Analyst
4 14 (21.88%) Oracle Developer
5 13 (20.31%) Tester
6 11 (17.19%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 9 (14.06%) Test Analyst
8 8 (12.50%) UAT Tester
9 7 (10.94%) Data Analyst
9 7 (10.94%) ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (6.25%) Project Manager
11 3 (4.69%) DBA
11 3 (4.69%) SQL Server DBA
11 3 (4.69%) Administrator
11 3 (4.69%) UNIX Engineer
11 3 (4.69%) Server Administrator
11 3 (4.69%) SQL DBA
12 2 (3.13%) Data Migration Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (42.19%) .NET
2 17 (26.56%) ASP.NET
3 15 (23.44%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (9.38%) AngularJS
5 5 (7.81%) Entity Framework
5 5 (7.81%) .NET Framework
6 2 (3.13%) XML
6 2 (3.13%) jQuery
7 1 (1.56%) CSS3
7 1 (1.56%) HTML5
7 1 (1.56%) HTML
7 1 (1.56%) Dojo
7 1 (1.56%) CSS
7 1 (1.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.25%) HACMP
1 4 (6.25%) Clustering
1 4 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.13%) AS400
2 2 (3.13%) iSeries
2 2 (3.13%) GIS
3 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.56%) Data Extraction
3 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (17.19%) Linux
2 8 (12.50%) UNIX
3 5 (7.81%) Windows
4 4 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.13%) AIX
5 2 (3.13%) Solaris
6 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (23.44%) MVC
2 13 (20.31%) Manual Testing
3 10 (15.63%) User Acceptance Testing
3 10 (15.63%) Web Testing
3 10 (15.63%) Migration
4 9 (14.06%) Data Migration
5 8 (12.50%) Data Analysis
6 7 (10.94%) ETL
7 6 (9.38%) Project Management
7 6 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (6.25%) Data Cleansing
9 3 (4.69%) Data Validation
9 3 (4.69%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (4.69%) Campaign Management
9 3 (4.69%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (4.69%) Validation
9 3 (4.69%) Performance Monitoring
10 2 (3.13%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (3.13%) Business Analysis
10 2 (3.13%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (34.38%) C#
2 21 (32.81%) SQL
3 13 (20.31%) PL/SQL
4 6 (9.38%) Python
5 4 (6.25%) Perl
6 3 (4.69%) JavaScript
7 2 (3.13%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.56%) VBA
8 1 (1.56%) PHP
8 1 (1.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (1.56%) ISEB
1 1 (1.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.56%) Basel II
1 1 (1.56%) Solvency II
1 1 (1.56%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (6.25%) NFS
1 4 (6.25%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 4 (6.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 4 (6.25%) OpenView
1 4 (6.25%) Control-M
1 4 (6.25%) NetBackup
1 4 (6.25%) Puppet
1 4 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (4.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (4.69%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (4.69%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 7 (10.94%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.81%) IBM
3 4 (6.25%) Sun
3 4 (6.25%) HP
3 4 (6.25%) Dell
3 4 (6.25%) Veritas
3 4 (6.25%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.13%) Symantec
4 2 (3.13%) ESRI
4 2 (3.13%) Sybase
5 1 (1.56%) Informatica
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