The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 5 15 13
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -2
Contract jobs citing Oracle 14 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 19.72% 7.41% 1.89%
As % of the Vendors category 43.75% 27.59% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 1
Average daily rate
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£400 £343 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.78% +71.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £30.01 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+27.47% -11.75%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Knutsford region.

Vendors Category
Knutsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
32 29 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 45.07% 26.85% 39.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 17
Average daily rate £400 £371 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.74% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £334 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £455 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £48.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle across the Knutsford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Oracle across the Knutsford region.

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

Oracle
Daily Rate Histogram in Knutsford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the Knutsford region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

Oracle Daily Rate Histogram in Knutsford

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford 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 16 (64.00%) Linux
2 15 (60.00%) UNIX
3 12 (48.00%) Java
4 11 (44.00%) Shell Script
4 11 (44.00%) Finance
5 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (40.00%) WebSphere
5 10 (40.00%) Windows
6 9 (36.00%) Banking
7 7 (28.00%) SQL
7 7 (28.00%) Spring
7 7 (28.00%) Apache Camel
8 6 (24.00%) IIS
8 6 (24.00%) JBoss
8 6 (24.00%) LDAP
8 6 (24.00%) iPlanet
9 5 (20.00%) CA SiteMinder
9 5 (20.00%) Red Hat
9 5 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (20.00%) JAX-RS
9 5 (20.00%) Apache CXF
9 5 (20.00%) Maven
10 4 (16.00%) Capacity Planning
10 4 (16.00%) Cyber-Ark
10 4 (16.00%) CA
10 4 (16.00%) Sun
10 4 (16.00%) Tomcat
10 4 (16.00%) AIX
10 4 (16.00%) J2EE
11 3 (12.00%) Perl

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford 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 10 (40.00%) WebSphere
2 6 (24.00%) IIS
2 6 (24.00%) JBoss
2 6 (24.00%) iPlanet
3 4 (16.00%) Tomcat
4 3 (12.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (4.00%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (4.00%) WebLogic
5 1 (4.00%) Apache
5 1 (4.00%) PowerExchange
5 1 (4.00%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
5 1 (4.00%) TIBCO EMS
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) LDAP
2 3 (12.00%) HTTPS
2 3 (12.00%) SSH
3 1 (4.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) OLAP
1 1 (4.00%) PowerCenter
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Maven
2 3 (12.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (12.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (12.00%) Subversion
3 2 (8.00%) JUnit
4 1 (4.00%) Ant
General
1 11 (44.00%) Finance
2 9 (36.00%) Banking
3 3 (12.00%) Retail
4 2 (8.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (8.00%) Investment Banking
4 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Java Developer
1 8 (32.00%) Developer
2 5 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 5 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Administrator
4 3 (12.00%) Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Java Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (8.00%) Java Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) J2EE Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Senior J2EE Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) AIX Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) Agile Java Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Designer
6 1 (4.00%) TIBCO Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (28.00%) Spring
1 7 (28.00%) Apache Camel
2 5 (20.00%) JAX-RS
2 5 (20.00%) Apache CXF
3 4 (16.00%) J2EE
4 3 (12.00%) JSP
4 3 (12.00%) SOAP
4 3 (12.00%) Struts
4 3 (12.00%) XML
4 3 (12.00%) Java EE
5 2 (8.00%) jQuery
5 2 (8.00%) Ajax
5 2 (8.00%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (8.00%) HTML
5 2 (8.00%) EJB
5 2 (8.00%) JDBC
6 1 (4.00%) Web Services
6 1 (4.00%) Rendezvous
6 1 (4.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.00%) LPAR
2 2 (8.00%) HACMP
3 1 (4.00%) AS400
3 1 (4.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (4.00%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 16 (64.00%) Linux
2 15 (60.00%) UNIX
3 10 (40.00%) Windows
4 4 (16.00%) AIX
5 3 (12.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (4.00%) VMS
6 1 (4.00%) HPUX
6 1 (4.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (16.00%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (12.00%) ITIL
4 3 (12.00%) Waterfall
4 3 (12.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (8.00%) Migration
5 2 (8.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (8.00%) MVC
6 1 (4.00%) SOA
6 1 (4.00%) ETL
6 1 (4.00%) Data Transformation
6 1 (4.00%) Incident Management
6 1 (4.00%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) Java
2 11 (44.00%) Shell Script
3 7 (28.00%) SQL
4 3 (12.00%) Perl
4 3 (12.00%) Python
4 3 (12.00%) XPath
5 2 (8.00%) PL/SQL
5 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.00%) AWK
6 1 (4.00%) Jython
6 1 (4.00%) sed
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (12.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) GPFS
2 1 (4.00%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) CA SiteMinder
2 2 (8.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (4.00%) Tivoli
3 1 (4.00%) Foglight
3 1 (4.00%) TIBCO Hawk
3 1 (4.00%) CA Wily
3 1 (4.00%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (16.00%) Cyber-Ark
2 4 (16.00%) CA
2 4 (16.00%) Sun
3 3 (12.00%) VMware
4 2 (8.00%) IBM
4 2 (8.00%) TIBCO
4 2 (8.00%) Sybase
5 1 (4.00%) Teradata
5 1 (4.00%) HP
5 1 (4.00%) Informatica
5 1 (4.00%) Tumbleweed