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 17 September 2014 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 7 17 3
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -14
Contract jobs citing Oracle 59 18 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 14.01% 6.72% 22.47%
As % of the Vendors category 25.99% 14.63% 38.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 5 53
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £258 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £350 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £32.50 £31.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +3.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.00 £33.25
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -9.77%
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
227 123 234
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 53.92% 45.90% 57.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 48 128
Average daily rate £350 £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 10 13
Average hourly rate £22.00 £15.00 £26.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.66% -43.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £11.00 £13.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £116.40 £22.43 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +2.70%

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 17 September 2014.

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 17 September 2014. 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
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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 +6 15 £333 - 1
Lancaster - 3 £400 -
Skelmersdale +1 2 - -
Newton-le-Willows - - - -
Ormskirk - - - -
Oracle
North West

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 45 (43.27%) ETL
2 40 (38.46%) Data Modelling
3 39 (37.50%) SQL
4 38 (36.54%) Data Warehouse
5 36 (34.62%) Informatica
6 32 (30.77%) SQL Server
7 30 (28.85%) ERwin
8 28 (26.92%) Migration
8 28 (26.92%) Analytical Skills
9 27 (25.96%) PL/SQL
10 25 (24.04%) PowerCenter
11 23 (22.12%) Security Cleared
11 23 (22.12%) Oracle Database
12 20 (19.23%) Shell Script
13 19 (18.27%) CA
13 19 (18.27%) Finance
13 19 (18.27%) Business Analysis
14 18 (17.31%) SC Cleared
14 18 (17.31%) Microsoft
15 17 (16.35%) Business Intelligence
16 16 (15.38%) Web Services
16 16 (15.38%) Windows
17 14 (13.46%) Degree
18 13 (12.50%) Data Architecture
18 13 (12.50%) UNIX
18 13 (12.50%) Java
19 12 (11.54%) EAI
19 12 (11.54%) Data Integration
19 12 (11.54%) Dimensional Modelling
19 12 (11.54%) Oracle Database 11g

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 8 (7.69%) SharePoint
1 8 (7.69%) CMS
2 7 (6.73%) WebLogic
3 6 (5.77%) Tomcat
3 6 (5.77%) Oracle Workflow
4 5 (4.81%) Escenic
4 5 (4.81%) Adobe CQ
4 5 (4.81%) WebSphere
4 5 (4.81%) MQSeries
Applications
1 3 (2.88%) MS Office
2 2 (1.92%) MS Project
2 2 (1.92%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.96%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 6 (5.77%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (2.88%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.92%) Oracle 11i
3 2 (1.92%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (1.92%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (1.92%) Oracle SCM
3 2 (1.92%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.96%) Oracle ASCP
4 1 (0.96%) ResourceLink
4 1 (0.96%) Oracle Manufacturing
4 1 (0.96%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.96%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.96%) SaaS
1 1 (0.96%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.73%) DNS
1 7 (6.73%) LAN
1 7 (6.73%) WAN
2 4 (3.85%) Firewall
3 3 (2.88%) FTP
3 3 (2.88%) HTTP
3 3 (2.88%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.88%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (36.54%) Data Warehouse
2 32 (30.77%) SQL Server
3 25 (24.04%) PowerCenter
4 23 (22.12%) Oracle Database
5 12 (11.54%) Oracle Database 11g
6 11 (10.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (10.58%) Oracle Database 10g
7 10 (9.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (7.69%) RDBMS
8 8 (7.69%) Relational Database
9 6 (5.77%) BusinessObjects XI
10 5 (4.81%) Big Data
10 5 (4.81%) Hadoop
10 5 (4.81%) Oracle Reports
10 5 (4.81%) MySQL
11 4 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (2.88%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (2.88%) SQL Server 2005
13 2 (1.92%) OLAP
13 2 (1.92%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 30 (28.85%) ERwin
2 9 (8.65%) Rational Rose
3 7 (6.73%) Talend Open Studio
4 3 (2.88%) LoadRunner
4 3 (2.88%) Toad
General
1 19 (18.27%) Finance
2 9 (8.65%) Marketing
3 7 (6.73%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.96%) Local Government
4 1 (0.96%) Banking
4 1 (0.96%) Billing
4 1 (0.96%) Legal
4 1 (0.96%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (21.15%) Analyst
2 17 (16.35%) Designer
3 16 (15.38%) Developer
4 11 (10.58%) Consultant
5 9 (8.65%) Data Modeller
6 8 (7.69%) Data Analyst
7 7 (6.73%) Informatica Developer
7 7 (6.73%) Architect
8 6 (5.77%) Solutions Architect
8 6 (5.77%) Solutions Designer
8 6 (5.77%) Java Developer
9 5 (4.81%) Security Advisor
9 5 (4.81%) Senior Java Programmer
9 5 (4.81%) Senior Programmer
9 5 (4.81%) Java Programmer
9 5 (4.81%) Senior Java Developer
9 5 (4.81%) Developer Analyst
9 5 (4.81%) Senior Developer
9 5 (4.81%) Programmer
9 5 (4.81%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (15.38%) Web Services
2 9 (8.65%) HTML
2 9 (8.65%) CSS
3 8 (7.69%) .NET
4 7 (6.73%) ODBC
5 6 (5.77%) XML
5 6 (5.77%) Struts
5 6 (5.77%) J2EE
5 6 (5.77%) Hibernate
5 6 (5.77%) Spring
5 6 (5.77%) HTML5
5 6 (5.77%) jQuery
5 6 (5.77%) Velocity
5 6 (5.77%) CSS3
6 5 (4.81%) JSF
6 5 (4.81%) Ajax
6 5 (4.81%) Ruby on Rails
6 5 (4.81%) LAMP
6 5 (4.81%) Java RMI
6 5 (4.81%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 28 (26.92%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (11.54%) Data Integration
3 4 (3.85%) RMADS
4 3 (2.88%) CESG
4 3 (2.88%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (0.96%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (0.96%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.96%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 16 (15.38%) Windows
2 13 (12.50%) UNIX
3 10 (9.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (6.73%) Windows 7
5 5 (4.81%) Solaris
6 4 (3.85%) Linux
6 4 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (2.88%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (2.88%) AIX
7 3 (2.88%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (43.27%) ETL
2 40 (38.46%) Data Modelling
3 28 (26.92%) Migration
4 19 (18.27%) Business Analysis
5 17 (16.35%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (12.50%) Data Architecture
7 12 (11.54%) EAI
7 12 (11.54%) Dimensional Modelling
8 10 (9.62%) Data Management
9 9 (8.65%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (8.65%) Validation
9 9 (8.65%) ITIL
10 8 (7.69%) Data Migration
10 8 (7.69%) Metadata Management
11 7 (6.73%) Scrum
11 7 (6.73%) Project Management
12 6 (5.77%) UML
12 6 (5.77%) RUP
12 6 (5.77%) Workflow
12 6 (5.77%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 39 (37.50%) SQL
2 27 (25.96%) PL/SQL
3 20 (19.23%) Shell Script
4 13 (12.50%) Java
5 6 (5.77%) VB
5 6 (5.77%) JavaScript
5 6 (5.77%) Scala
6 5 (4.81%) C#
7 3 (2.88%) C
7 3 (2.88%) Perl
7 3 (2.88%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.92%) R
9 1 (0.96%) JCL
9 1 (0.96%) PL/1
9 1 (0.96%) VBA
Qualifications
1 23 (22.12%) Security Cleared
2 18 (17.31%) SC Cleared
3 14 (13.46%) Degree
4 8 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (5.77%) ISEB
6 3 (2.88%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.92%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.96%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.96%) PMP
8 1 (0.96%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.96%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.81%) QA
System Software
1 7 (6.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (4.81%) XenApp
3 3 (2.88%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (1.92%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (1.92%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (2.88%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (2.88%) Tivoli
1 3 (2.88%) Unicenter
2 2 (1.92%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.96%) CA Endevor
3 1 (0.96%) OpenView
Vendors
1 36 (34.62%) Informatica
2 19 (18.27%) CA
3 18 (17.31%) Microsoft
4 10 (9.62%) HP
4 10 (9.62%) VMware
5 7 (6.73%) Talend
5 7 (6.73%) Business Objects
6 6 (5.77%) JBoss
6 6 (5.77%) Red Hat
7 5 (4.81%) Citrix
7 5 (4.81%) Siebel
7 5 (4.81%) PeopleSoft
8 3 (2.88%) AppSense
8 3 (2.88%) BT
8 3 (2.88%) SAP
9 1 (0.96%) Syncsort
9 1 (0.96%) Aquila
9 1 (0.96%) Pegasus
9 1 (0.96%) Cognos
9 1 (0.96%) IBM
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