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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 13 15 16
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Contract jobs citing Oracle 2 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 3.57% 3.28% 4.55%
As % of the Vendors category 10.53% 7.69% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
Average daily rate
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- £260 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -30.66%
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 £35.00 £40.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
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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
19 26 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 33.93% 42.62% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 15 27
Average daily rate £400 £325 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £250 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £490 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £17.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 9 (56.25%) Java
2 8 (50.00%) Linux
2 8 (50.00%) WebSphere
3 7 (43.75%) Apache Camel
3 7 (43.75%) JBoss
3 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (43.75%) Spring
4 6 (37.50%) IIS
4 6 (37.50%) UNIX
4 6 (37.50%) Windows
5 5 (31.25%) LDAP
5 5 (31.25%) CA Single Sign-On
5 5 (31.25%) Finance
5 5 (31.25%) Banking
5 5 (31.25%) Maven
5 5 (31.25%) Apache CXF
5 5 (31.25%) JAX-RS
6 4 (25.00%) CA
6 4 (25.00%) Shell Script
7 3 (18.75%) iPlanet
7 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
7 3 (18.75%) HTTPS
7 3 (18.75%) Sun
7 3 (18.75%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (18.75%) JSP
7 3 (18.75%) SOAP
7 3 (18.75%) Struts
7 3 (18.75%) Tomcat
7 3 (18.75%) XML
7 3 (18.75%) ITIL

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 8 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 7 (43.75%) JBoss
3 6 (37.50%) IIS
4 3 (18.75%) iPlanet
4 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
4 3 (18.75%) Tomcat
5 1 (6.25%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) LDAP
2 3 (18.75%) HTTPS
2 3 (18.75%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Maven
2 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 2 (12.50%) JUnit
3 1 (6.25%) Ant
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
1 5 (31.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Java Developer
1 6 (37.50%) Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Senior Java Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Consultant
2 3 (18.75%) Senior Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) J2EE Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Senior J2EE Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) WebSphere Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Specialist
3 2 (12.50%) Java Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Java Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (6.25%) TIBCO Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) Apache Camel
1 7 (43.75%) Spring
2 5 (31.25%) Apache CXF
2 5 (31.25%) JAX-RS
3 3 (18.75%) JSP
3 3 (18.75%) SOAP
3 3 (18.75%) Struts
3 3 (18.75%) XML
3 3 (18.75%) Java EE
4 2 (12.50%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (12.50%) Ajax
4 2 (12.50%) jQuery
4 2 (12.50%) J2EE
5 1 (6.25%) Rendezvous
5 1 (6.25%) Web Services
5 1 (6.25%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Linux
2 6 (37.50%) UNIX
2 6 (37.50%) Windows
3 1 (6.25%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (18.75%) ITIL
3 2 (12.50%) MVC
3 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 2 (12.50%) Test Scripting
3 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
4 1 (6.25%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) Java
2 4 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (18.75%) XPath
4 2 (12.50%) Python
4 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 2 (12.50%) Perl
5 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (6.25%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) CA
2 3 (18.75%) Sun
3 2 (12.50%) VMware
4 1 (6.25%) TIBCO
4 1 (6.25%) IBM
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