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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 7 23 4
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -19
Contract jobs citing Oracle 53 20 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 13.66% 6.43% 17.15%
As % of the Vendors category 28.65% 17.24% 31.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 8 26
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£444 £288 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.34% -17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £619 £365 £494
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £46.05 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.80 £31.70
% change year-on-year
+7.54% +12.93%
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
185 116 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 47.68% 37.30% 54.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 53 66
Average daily rate £395 £275 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.63% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £375 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 19 13
Average hourly rate £13.00 £29.75 £18.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.30% +61.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £18.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.08 £33.00 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.40
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -4.89%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle across the Lancashire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 March 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Preston +13 18 £375 -0.06% 1
Blackpool - 9 £588 - 1
Burnley +1 4 £475 -
Lytham St Annes +1 2 £451 +56.69%
Rossendale - - - -
Chorley - - - - 1
Accrington - - - -
Blackburn - - - - 1
Oracle
North West

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 68 (51.91%) SQL
2 51 (38.93%) Oracle Database
3 47 (35.88%) PL/SQL
4 35 (26.72%) Security Cleared
5 31 (23.66%) Oracle Database 11g
6 28 (21.37%) Java
7 25 (19.08%) XML
7 25 (19.08%) Business Intelligence
7 25 (19.08%) SC Cleared
8 23 (17.56%) SAS
8 23 (17.56%) .NET
9 21 (16.03%) HTML
10 20 (15.27%) SQL Server
10 20 (15.27%) Data Modelling
11 16 (12.21%) Data Security
12 15 (11.45%) Dimensional Modelling
12 15 (11.45%) Base SAS
13 14 (10.69%) Informatica
13 14 (10.69%) Algorithms
14 13 (9.92%) UNIX
14 13 (9.92%) Windows
15 12 (9.16%) CSS
15 12 (9.16%) C#
15 12 (9.16%) ERP
15 12 (9.16%) Service Delivery
16 11 (8.40%) Migration
16 11 (8.40%) RDBMS
16 11 (8.40%) SharePoint
16 11 (8.40%) JavaScript
16 11 (8.40%) Relational Database

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 23 (17.56%) SAS
2 11 (8.40%) SharePoint
3 10 (7.63%) Umbraco
4 7 (5.34%) WebSphere
5 4 (3.05%) JBoss
6 3 (2.29%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.53%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.76%) Oracle 9iAS
8 1 (0.76%) PowerExchange
8 1 (0.76%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.76%) Node.js
8 1 (0.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 4 (3.05%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (2.29%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (2.29%) MS Project
2 3 (2.29%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.29%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.76%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.76%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (5.34%) Oracle EBS R12
2 6 (4.58%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (2.29%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (1.53%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.76%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.76%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.76%) Oracle Payroll
5 1 (0.76%) Summit
5 1 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.76%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.76%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.76%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.76%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.29%) SaaS
1 3 (2.29%) PaaS
2 1 (0.76%) IaaS
2 1 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.76%) FTP
1 1 (0.76%) HTTP
1 1 (0.76%) TCP/IP
1 1 (0.76%) Internet
1 1 (0.76%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (38.93%) Oracle Database
2 31 (23.66%) Oracle Database 11g
3 20 (15.27%) SQL Server
4 15 (11.45%) Base SAS
5 11 (8.40%) RDBMS
5 11 (8.40%) Relational Database
6 9 (6.87%) IMS/DB
6 9 (6.87%) DB2
6 9 (6.87%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (6.11%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (3.82%) MS Access
9 4 (3.05%) MySQL
10 2 (1.53%) SQLBase
10 2 (1.53%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (1.53%) Oracle BI EE
10 2 (1.53%) TKPROF
10 2 (1.53%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (1.53%) Oracle Database 12c
10 2 (1.53%) MongoDB
10 2 (1.53%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 10 (7.63%) Visual Studio
2 8 (6.11%) JIRA
3 4 (3.05%) Oracle APEX
4 3 (2.29%) Selenium
4 3 (2.29%) Maven
4 3 (2.29%) Ant
4 3 (2.29%) JUnit
4 3 (2.29%) Toad
5 2 (1.53%) LoadRunner
5 2 (1.53%) ERwin
5 2 (1.53%) ProC
6 1 (0.76%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (0.76%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.76%) Rational Functional Tester
6 1 (0.76%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (0.76%) Axure RP
General
1 10 (7.63%) Telecoms
1 10 (7.63%) Finance
2 5 (3.82%) Local Government
3 1 (0.76%) Marketing
3 1 (0.76%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.76%) Banking
3 1 (0.76%) Billing
3 1 (0.76%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 37 (28.24%) Developer
2 16 (12.21%) Integration Manager
3 14 (10.69%) Analyst
3 14 (10.69%) Architect
4 13 (9.92%) SAS Developer
5 9 (6.87%) Mainframe Developer
5 9 (6.87%) Consultant
6 8 (6.11%) Systems Engineer
6 8 (6.11%) Administrator
6 8 (6.11%) IBM Mainframe Developer
7 7 (5.34%) Systems Administrator
8 6 (4.58%) Analyst Programmer
8 6 (4.58%) Programmer
8 6 (4.58%) Data Analyst
8 6 (4.58%) Technical Manager
9 5 (3.82%) Oracle Consultant
9 5 (3.82%) Senior Developer
10 4 (3.05%) Software Engineer
10 4 (3.05%) SAS Analyst
10 4 (3.05%) SAS Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (19.08%) XML
2 23 (17.56%) .NET
3 21 (16.03%) HTML
4 12 (9.16%) CSS
5 10 (7.63%) Classic ASP
5 10 (7.63%) HTML5
5 10 (7.63%) CSS3
5 10 (7.63%) PhoneGap
6 7 (5.34%) Web Services
7 6 (4.58%) ASP.NET
7 6 (4.58%) XML Messaging
8 4 (3.05%) Hibernate
8 4 (3.05%) Spring
8 4 (3.05%) AngularJS
9 3 (2.29%) Apache Wicket
9 3 (2.29%) RESTful
9 3 (2.29%) Spring MVC
9 3 (2.29%) Struts
10 2 (1.53%) JSP
10 2 (1.53%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.69%) Algorithms
2 10 (7.63%) Data Structures
3 9 (6.87%) Mainframe
4 8 (6.11%) IBM Mainframe
4 8 (6.11%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (5.34%) Open Source
5 7 (5.34%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.53%) Life Science
6 2 (1.53%) HP Superdome
6 2 (1.53%) User Experience
7 1 (0.76%) NHS
7 1 (0.76%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 13 (9.92%) UNIX
1 13 (9.92%) Windows
2 7 (5.34%) Solaris
3 6 (4.58%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (4.58%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (3.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (3.82%) Linux
5 3 (2.29%) HPUX
6 1 (0.76%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (19.08%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (15.27%) Data Modelling
3 16 (12.21%) Data Security
4 15 (11.45%) Dimensional Modelling
5 12 (9.16%) Service Delivery
5 12 (9.16%) ERP
6 11 (8.40%) Migration
7 10 (7.63%) UML
7 10 (7.63%) MVC
7 10 (7.63%) Test Scripting
8 9 (6.87%) ETL
8 9 (6.87%) Data Analysis
8 9 (6.87%) Supply Chain Management
9 8 (6.11%) Release Management
9 8 (6.11%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (6.11%) Mentoring
10 7 (5.34%) ITIL
11 5 (3.82%) CRM
11 5 (3.82%) Data Transformation
12 4 (3.05%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 68 (51.91%) SQL
2 47 (35.88%) PL/SQL
3 28 (21.37%) Java
4 12 (9.16%) C#
5 11 (8.40%) JavaScript
6 9 (6.87%) PL/1
6 9 (6.87%) JCL
7 6 (4.58%) VBA
8 5 (3.82%) VB
9 4 (3.05%) Perl
10 3 (2.29%) Python
10 3 (2.29%) Shell Script
10 3 (2.29%) Scala
11 2 (1.53%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.53%) Ruby
11 2 (1.53%) C
12 1 (0.76%) Groovy
12 1 (0.76%) R
Qualifications
1 35 (26.72%) Security Cleared
2 25 (19.08%) SC Cleared
3 7 (5.34%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (4.58%) Degree
5 1 (0.76%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.76%) ISO 9001
1 1 (0.76%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 6 (4.58%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (4.58%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (6.87%) CA Endevor
2 2 (1.53%) Backup Exec
2 2 (1.53%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.76%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.76%) StatsD
Vendors
1 14 (10.69%) Informatica
2 10 (7.63%) IBM
3 9 (6.87%) Microsoft
3 9 (6.87%) Aquila
3 9 (6.87%) Syncsort
4 7 (5.34%) VMware
5 5 (3.82%) Business Objects
6 4 (3.05%) Cognos
6 4 (3.05%) HP
7 3 (2.29%) Siebel
7 3 (2.29%) webMethods
7 3 (2.29%) SAP
8 2 (1.53%) Symantec
8 2 (1.53%) Teradata
8 2 (1.53%) Cisco
9 1 (0.76%) PeopleSoft
9 1 (0.76%) Citrix
9 1 (0.76%) Curam
9 1 (0.76%) Axway
9 1 (0.76%) Baan
Blackpool, Lancashire
LA International
Posted: 4 days ago