The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle
Rank 7 13 15
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Contract jobs citing Oracle 54 44 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 13.27% 10.00% 9.02%
As % of the Vendors category 30.00% 23.53% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 24 27
Median daily rate £450 £400 £352
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +13.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £336 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £559 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Median hourly rate £43.00 £45.80 £23.15
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.10% +97.81%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.75 £30.00 £37.49
% change year-on-year
-7.50% -19.97%
Oracle
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Lancashire region.

Vendors Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
180 187 216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 44.23% 42.50% 40.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 93 119
Median daily rate £365 £301 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.33% +7.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £570 £436
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £369 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.98% +5.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 28 30
Median hourly rate £20.50 £16.50 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.24% -42.10%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Lancashire region citing Oracle as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

Oracle
Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Oracle Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

Oracle
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Oracle across the Lancashire region.

Oracle Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

Oracle
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 30 May 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
Blackpool +16 24 £450 -2.85% 1
Preston -6 9 £318 -20.62% 3
Lytham St Annes - 8 £338 -
Skelmersdale - 3 - - 1
Oracle
North West

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 79 (52.67%) Linux
2 56 (37.33%) COBOL
3 53 (35.33%) Java
4 52 (34.67%) Tuxedo
5 43 (28.67%) Agile Software Development
6 41 (27.33%) Oracle Database
7 39 (26.00%) Windows
8 37 (24.67%) SQL
9 36 (24.00%) Finance
10 33 (22.00%) Micro Focus
11 31 (20.67%) Relational Database
12 30 (20.00%) Migration
13 29 (19.33%) Data Modelling
13 29 (19.33%) RDBMS
14 28 (18.67%) Bash Shell
15 26 (17.33%) Project Management
15 26 (17.33%) VMware
16 23 (15.33%) C++
16 23 (15.33%) Waterfall
17 22 (14.67%) C
17 22 (14.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 21 (14.00%) VME
18 21 (14.00%) ETL
18 21 (14.00%) Middleware
19 20 (13.33%) ERwin
19 20 (13.33%) Security Cleared
19 20 (13.33%) Clustering
20 19 (12.67%) Informatica
21 18 (12.00%) Red Hat
21 18 (12.00%) Shell Script

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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 52 (34.67%) Tuxedo
2 14 (9.33%) Apache
3 7 (4.67%) JBoss
3 7 (4.67%) SAS
4 5 (3.33%) WebLogic
5 4 (2.67%) WebSphere
5 4 (2.67%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (2.00%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.33%) FileNet
7 2 (1.33%) IIS
7 2 (1.33%) Liferay
7 2 (1.33%) MS Exchange
7 2 (1.33%) Node.js
8 1 (0.67%) AquaLogic
8 1 (0.67%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.67%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (0.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 2 (1.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.00%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (2.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.67%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 15 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
2 12 (8.00%) IaaS
3 7 (4.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.33%) HTTP
2 3 (2.00%) DNS
2 3 (2.00%) Firewall
2 3 (2.00%) FTP
2 3 (2.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.33%) DHCP
3 2 (1.33%) HTTPS
3 2 (1.33%) Internet
3 2 (1.33%) LAN
3 2 (1.33%) Reverse Proxy
3 2 (1.33%) SAN
3 2 (1.33%) VLAN
3 2 (1.33%) WAN
3 2 (1.33%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (27.33%) Oracle Database
2 31 (20.67%) Relational Database
3 29 (19.33%) RDBMS
4 17 (11.33%) SQL Server
5 16 (10.67%) PostgreSQL
6 10 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
7 9 (6.00%) MySQL
8 7 (4.67%) Base SAS
9 3 (2.00%) DB2
9 3 (2.00%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (2.00%) Oracle Database 12c
10 2 (1.33%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (1.33%) Big Data
10 2 (1.33%) Hadoop
10 2 (1.33%) MongoDB
10 2 (1.33%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 20 (13.33%) ERwin
2 12 (8.00%) ClearCase
3 11 (7.33%) Rational DOORS
3 11 (7.33%) Visual Studio
4 10 (6.67%) JIRA
5 6 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (2.67%) ClearQuest
6 4 (2.67%) Git (software)
6 4 (2.67%) NetBeans
6 4 (2.67%) Rational Robot
7 2 (1.33%) Oracle APEX
General
1 36 (24.00%) Finance
2 6 (4.00%) Manufacturing
3 4 (2.67%) Banking
4 2 (1.33%) Avionics
4 2 (1.33%) Local Government
4 2 (1.33%) Military
5 1 (0.67%) Back Office
5 1 (0.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 50 (33.33%) Developer
2 29 (19.33%) Architect
3 15 (10.00%) Analyst
4 13 (8.67%) ETL Developer
5 11 (7.33%) Systems Engineer
6 10 (6.67%) Business Analyst
6 10 (6.67%) Technical Architect
7 9 (6.00%) Delivery Manager
8 8 (5.33%) Technical Analyst
9 7 (4.67%) Administrator
9 7 (4.67%) Author
9 7 (4.67%) Java Developer
9 7 (4.67%) Oracle Developer
9 7 (4.67%) Senior Analyst
9 7 (4.67%) Senior Business Analyst
9 7 (4.67%) Software Developer
9 7 (4.67%) Technical Author
9 7 (4.67%) Technical Business Analyst
10 6 (4.00%) DBA
10 6 (4.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (14.00%) Middleware
2 18 (12.00%) XML
3 16 (10.67%) .NET
4 8 (5.33%) .NET Framework
4 8 (5.33%) WinForms
4 8 (5.33%) WPF
5 6 (4.00%) CodeIgniter
5 6 (4.00%) Entity Framework
5 6 (4.00%) jQuery
5 6 (4.00%) Velocity
5 6 (4.00%) XSD
5 6 (4.00%) XSLT
6 5 (3.33%) SOAP
7 4 (2.67%) Highcharts JS
7 4 (2.67%) J2EE
8 3 (2.00%) HTML
9 2 (1.33%) ActiveMQ
9 2 (1.33%) CSS
9 2 (1.33%) JDBC
9 2 (1.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 20 (13.33%) Clustering
2 17 (11.33%) Mainframe
3 14 (9.33%) Private Cloud
4 8 (5.33%) Management Information System
5 7 (4.67%) Algorithms
5 7 (4.67%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.67%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (2.67%) Replication
7 3 (2.00%) Data Centre
7 3 (2.00%) Graphic Design
7 3 (2.00%) User Experience
8 2 (1.33%) Data Integration
8 2 (1.33%) Reference Data
8 2 (1.33%) Tandem
8 2 (1.33%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.67%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.67%) Economics
9 1 (0.67%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 79 (52.67%) Linux
2 39 (26.00%) Windows
3 22 (14.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 21 (14.00%) VME
5 18 (12.00%) Unix
6 7 (4.67%) AIX
7 6 (4.00%) Windows Server
7 6 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (2.67%) Solaris
8 4 (2.67%) Windows 7
8 4 (2.67%) Windows XP
9 3 (2.00%) Oracle Linux
10 2 (1.33%) HPUX
10 2 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.67%) OS/390
11 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (28.67%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (20.00%) Migration
3 29 (19.33%) Data Modelling
4 26 (17.33%) Project Management
5 23 (15.33%) Waterfall
6 21 (14.00%) ETL
7 16 (10.67%) Configuration Management
7 16 (10.67%) OO
7 16 (10.67%) SOA
8 15 (10.00%) Re-Platforming
8 15 (10.00%) Risk Management
9 11 (7.33%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (7.33%) Defect Management
9 11 (7.33%) DevOps
9 11 (7.33%) Open Source
9 11 (7.33%) UML
10 10 (6.67%) Agile Project Management
10 10 (6.67%) Business Analysis
11 9 (6.00%) Supplier Management
11 9 (6.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 56 (37.33%) COBOL
2 53 (35.33%) Java
3 37 (24.67%) SQL
4 28 (18.67%) Bash Shell
5 23 (15.33%) C++
6 22 (14.67%) C
7 18 (12.00%) C#
7 18 (12.00%) Python
7 18 (12.00%) Shell Script
8 11 (7.33%) PL/SQL
9 10 (6.67%) JavaScript
10 9 (6.00%) T-SQL
11 8 (5.33%) VB
11 8 (5.33%) VC++
12 7 (4.67%) VBA
13 6 (4.00%) PHP
13 6 (4.00%) VB6
14 4 (2.67%) VB.NET
15 2 (1.33%) JCL
15 2 (1.33%) R
Qualifications
1 20 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 8 (5.33%) SC Cleared
3 7 (4.67%) BPSS Clearance
4 5 (3.33%) CESG Certified Professional
5 2 (1.33%) Degree
6 1 (0.67%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.33%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (4.67%) Hyper-V
2 6 (4.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (3.33%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 12 (8.00%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (6.67%) Puppet
3 4 (2.67%) WSUS
4 3 (2.00%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (2.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (1.33%) StatsD
6 1 (0.67%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 33 (22.00%) Micro Focus
2 26 (17.33%) VMware
3 19 (12.67%) Informatica
4 18 (12.00%) Red Hat
5 15 (10.00%) Microsoft
6 12 (8.00%) IBM
7 10 (6.67%) SaltStack
8 7 (4.67%) CA
9 6 (4.00%) Citrix
10 5 (3.33%) HP
11 3 (2.00%) Cisco
12 2 (1.33%) Apigee
12 2 (1.33%) BEA
12 2 (1.33%) Ektron
12 2 (1.33%) EMC
12 2 (1.33%) Genesys
12 2 (1.33%) Mashery
12 2 (1.33%) MuleSoft
12 2 (1.33%) NetApp
12 2 (1.33%) Teradata
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