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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle
Rank 14 11 22
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +11
Contract jobs citing Oracle 24 40 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 9.92% 14.44% 6.16%
As % of the Vendors category 20.51% 34.19% 12.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 34 4
Median daily rate £325 £325 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £200 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £385 £481
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
117 117 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 48.35% 42.24% 51.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 78 95
Median daily rate £325 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £202 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 6
Median hourly rate £14.45 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.89% +5.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 +1 12 £313 -10.71%
Tunbridge Wells +6 1 - - 1
Dover 0 1 £450 +33.33%
Oracle
South East

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 24 (57.14%) SQL
2 17 (40.48%) .NET
3 16 (38.10%) PL/SQL
3 16 (38.10%) Oracle Database
4 14 (33.33%) C#
4 14 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
5 13 (30.95%) Oracle Database 11g
6 12 (28.57%) .NET Framework
7 11 (26.19%) Finance
7 11 (26.19%) SQL Server
8 10 (23.81%) ASP.NET
8 10 (23.81%) MVC
8 10 (23.81%) ASP.NET Web API
8 10 (23.81%) Entity Framework
8 10 (23.81%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (21.43%) Front End Development
9 9 (21.43%) Unix
10 8 (19.05%) XML
11 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
11 7 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
11 7 (16.67%) Shell Script
11 7 (16.67%) System Testing
11 7 (16.67%) Business Development
11 7 (16.67%) Business Analysis
12 6 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (14.29%) VMware
12 6 (14.29%) Informatica
12 6 (14.29%) Windows
12 6 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
12 6 (14.29%) Windows Server

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 (11.90%) WebLogic
2 4 (9.52%) IIS
2 4 (9.52%) MS Exchange
2 4 (9.52%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.38%) Mule
3 1 (2.38%) Mule ESB
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (2.38%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.38%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.52%) Firewall
1 4 (9.52%) LAN
1 4 (9.52%) SAN
1 4 (9.52%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (38.10%) Oracle Database
2 13 (30.95%) Oracle Database 11g
3 11 (26.19%) SQL Server
4 7 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
5 6 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (9.52%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (9.52%) DataStage
6 4 (9.52%) QlikView
7 2 (4.76%) MySQL
7 2 (4.76%) Relational Database
8 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (2.38%) IBM InfoSphere
8 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 14 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.38%) JIRA
2 1 (2.38%) JUnit
2 1 (2.38%) SilkTest
2 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.38%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (26.19%) Finance
Job Titles
1 31 (73.81%) Developer
2 15 (35.71%) Oracle Developer
3 12 (28.57%) .NET Developer
3 12 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
3 12 (28.57%) C# Developer
4 10 (23.81%) Oracle Forms Developer
5 9 (21.43%) Analyst
5 9 (21.43%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 5 (11.90%) Oracle Analyst
7 4 (9.52%) Server Analyst
7 4 (9.52%) SQL Analyst
8 3 (7.14%) C Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (4.76%) Administrator
9 2 (4.76%) C++ Developer
9 2 (4.76%) Database Analyst
9 2 (4.76%) DBA
9 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 2 (4.76%) Oracle DBA
9 2 (4.76%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (40.48%) .NET
2 12 (28.57%) .NET Framework
3 10 (23.81%) ASP.NET
3 10 (23.81%) ASP.NET MVC
3 10 (23.81%) ASP.NET Web API
3 10 (23.81%) Entity Framework
4 8 (19.05%) XML
5 2 (4.76%) CSS
5 2 (4.76%) HTML
5 2 (4.76%) WCF
5 2 (4.76%) WPF
6 1 (2.38%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.38%) IBM Integration Bus
6 1 (2.38%) JMS
6 1 (2.38%) JPA
6 1 (2.38%) JSP
6 1 (2.38%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (2.38%) Middleware
6 1 (2.38%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) Clustering
1 4 (9.52%) Wiki
2 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.43%) Unix
2 6 (14.29%) Windows
2 6 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 4 (9.52%) Windows 7
3 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (7.14%) Linux
5 2 (4.76%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (2.38%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.81%) MVC
2 9 (21.43%) Front End Development
3 7 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 7 (16.67%) Business Development
3 7 (16.67%) System Testing
4 6 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (11.90%) ETL
6 3 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (7.14%) Web Development
7 2 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (4.76%) Migration
7 2 (4.76%) Scrum
7 2 (4.76%) Software Engineering
8 1 (2.38%) OO
8 1 (2.38%) Project Management
8 1 (2.38%) Regression Testing
8 1 (2.38%) TDD
8 1 (2.38%) UML
Programming Languages
1 24 (57.14%) SQL
2 16 (38.10%) PL/SQL
3 14 (33.33%) C#
4 7 (16.67%) Shell Script
5 4 (9.52%) PowerShell
6 3 (7.14%) C
6 3 (7.14%) COBOL
6 3 (7.14%) JavaScript
7 2 (4.76%) C++
7 2 (4.76%) Java
7 2 (4.76%) Perl
8 1 (2.38%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (2.38%) ISEB
1 1 (2.38%) ISTQB
1 1 (2.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (2.38%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (9.52%) Active Directory
1 4 (9.52%) Oracle RAC
1 4 (9.52%) VMware ESX
2 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (9.52%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (14.29%) Informatica
2 6 (14.29%) VMware
3 4 (9.52%) Citrix
3 4 (9.52%) HP
3 4 (9.52%) IronPort
3 4 (9.52%) Siebel
4 2 (4.76%) IBM
5 1 (2.38%) Guidewire
5 1 (2.38%) Netezza
5 1 (2.38%) SAP
5 1 (2.38%) Teradata
5 1 (2.38%) TIBCO
5 1 (2.38%) webMethods