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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 9 17 2
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -15
Contract jobs citing Oracle 48 20 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 12.21% 6.92% 22.28%
As % of the Vendors category 23.19% 15.38% 42.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 7 53
Average daily rate
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£350 £300 £423
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -28.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £262 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £350 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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 £32.50 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -3.70%
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
207 130 206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 52.67% 44.98% 52.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 50 107
Average daily rate £301 £305 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.37% -23.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £237 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £410 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 15 13
Average hourly rate £22.00 £20.50 £26.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.31% -23.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £14.00 £13.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £125.00 £21.85 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 +9 17 £333 - 1
Chorley 0 3 - -
Lancaster - 2 £384 -
Blackburn - 2 £225 -
Skelmersdale - - - -
Newton-le-Willows - - - -
Ormskirk - - - -
Oracle
North West

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 37 (39.36%) ETL
2 34 (36.17%) SQL
3 33 (35.11%) Data Modelling
4 32 (34.04%) Informatica
5 31 (32.98%) Data Warehouse
6 25 (26.60%) SQL Server
7 24 (25.53%) ERwin
8 22 (23.40%) Migration
8 22 (23.40%) Security Cleared
9 20 (21.28%) PL/SQL
10 19 (20.21%) PowerCenter
10 19 (20.21%) Oracle Database
11 17 (18.09%) SC Cleared
12 16 (17.02%) Microsoft
13 15 (15.96%) Shell Script
13 15 (15.96%) Finance
13 15 (15.96%) Windows
14 14 (14.89%) CA
15 13 (13.83%) HP
15 13 (13.83%) Web Services
15 13 (13.83%) UNIX
16 12 (12.77%) Java
16 12 (12.77%) Business Intelligence
16 12 (12.77%) Business Analysis
17 10 (10.64%) Degree
17 10 (10.64%) VMware
17 10 (10.64%) Data Architecture
17 10 (10.64%) Windows Server 2008
17 10 (10.64%) SharePoint
18 9 (9.57%) EAI

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 10 (10.64%) SharePoint
2 8 (8.51%) CMS
3 7 (7.45%) WebLogic
4 6 (6.38%) Oracle Workflow
4 6 (6.38%) Tomcat
5 5 (5.32%) MQSeries
5 5 (5.32%) Escenic
5 5 (5.32%) WebSphere
5 5 (5.32%) Adobe CQ
6 3 (3.19%) IIS
6 3 (3.19%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (3.19%) MS Office
2 2 (2.13%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (6.38%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (3.19%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (2.13%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (2.13%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (2.13%) Oracle 11i
3 2 (2.13%) Oracle SCM
3 2 (2.13%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (1.06%) Oracle Manufacturing
4 1 (1.06%) Oracle ASCP
4 1 (1.06%) ResourceLink
4 1 (1.06%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (1.06%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.06%) SaaS
1 1 (1.06%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.45%) Firewall
1 7 (7.45%) LAN
1 7 (7.45%) WAN
2 4 (4.26%) DNS
3 3 (3.19%) SAN
3 3 (3.19%) FTP
3 3 (3.19%) HTTP
3 3 (3.19%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.19%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (32.98%) Data Warehouse
2 25 (26.60%) SQL Server
3 19 (20.21%) PowerCenter
3 19 (20.21%) Oracle Database
4 9 (9.57%) Oracle Database 11g
4 9 (9.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (8.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (8.51%) Oracle Database 10g
6 7 (7.45%) RDBMS
6 7 (7.45%) Relational Database
7 6 (6.38%) BusinessObjects XI
8 5 (5.32%) MySQL
8 5 (5.32%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (5.32%) Hadoop
8 5 (5.32%) Big Data
9 2 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (2.13%) Data Mart
9 2 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (2.13%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 24 (25.53%) ERwin
2 7 (7.45%) Talend Open Studio
3 4 (4.26%) Rational Rose
4 3 (3.19%) LoadRunner
4 3 (3.19%) Toad
General
1 15 (15.96%) Finance
2 7 (7.45%) Telecoms
3 5 (5.32%) Marketing
4 1 (1.06%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.06%) Local Government
4 1 (1.06%) Banking
4 1 (1.06%) Billing
Job Titles
1 21 (22.34%) Analyst
2 15 (15.96%) Developer
3 14 (14.89%) Designer
4 10 (10.64%) Consultant
5 9 (9.57%) Data Modeller
6 7 (7.45%) Informatica Developer
6 7 (7.45%) Data Analyst
7 6 (6.38%) Java Developer
8 5 (5.32%) Senior Developer
8 5 (5.32%) Programmer
8 5 (5.32%) Senior Programmer
8 5 (5.32%) Senior Java Programmer
8 5 (5.32%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (5.32%) Java Programmer
8 5 (5.32%) Senior Java Developer
8 5 (5.32%) Developer Analyst
8 5 (5.32%) Security Advisor
9 4 (4.26%) Oracle Consultant
9 4 (4.26%) Knowledge Manager
9 4 (4.26%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (13.83%) Web Services
2 9 (9.57%) HTML
2 9 (9.57%) CSS
3 7 (7.45%) .NET
4 6 (6.38%) CSS3
4 6 (6.38%) Hibernate
4 6 (6.38%) Spring
4 6 (6.38%) HTML5
4 6 (6.38%) jQuery
4 6 (6.38%) Velocity
4 6 (6.38%) J2EE
4 6 (6.38%) Struts
4 6 (6.38%) XML
5 5 (5.32%) LAMP
5 5 (5.32%) EJB
5 5 (5.32%) Java RMI
5 5 (5.32%) JSF
5 5 (5.32%) Ruby on Rails
5 5 (5.32%) Ajax
6 4 (4.26%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.57%) Data Integration
2 4 (4.26%) RMADS
3 3 (3.19%) CESG
3 3 (3.19%) CESG CLAS
3 3 (3.19%) Clustering
3 3 (3.19%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.06%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.06%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.06%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (1.06%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 15 (15.96%) Windows
2 13 (13.83%) UNIX
3 10 (10.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (6.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (5.32%) Solaris
5 5 (5.32%) Windows 7
6 4 (4.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (4.26%) Linux
7 3 (3.19%) AIX
7 3 (3.19%) HPUX
7 3 (3.19%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (2.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (39.36%) ETL
2 33 (35.11%) Data Modelling
3 22 (23.40%) Migration
4 12 (12.77%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (12.77%) Business Analysis
5 10 (10.64%) Data Architecture
6 9 (9.57%) EAI
6 9 (9.57%) Data Management
7 8 (8.51%) ITIL
7 8 (8.51%) Validation
8 7 (7.45%) Project Management
8 7 (7.45%) Data Migration
8 7 (7.45%) Scrum
8 7 (7.45%) Metadata Management
9 6 (6.38%) Change Control
9 6 (6.38%) TDD
9 6 (6.38%) Customer Engagement
9 6 (6.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 6 (6.38%) Dimensional Modelling
9 6 (6.38%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 34 (36.17%) SQL
2 20 (21.28%) PL/SQL
3 15 (15.96%) Shell Script
4 12 (12.77%) Java
5 6 (6.38%) Scala
5 6 (6.38%) JavaScript
6 5 (5.32%) C#
6 5 (5.32%) VB
7 3 (3.19%) Perl
7 3 (3.19%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.13%) R
8 2 (2.13%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.13%) COBOL
8 2 (2.13%) C
9 1 (1.06%) PL/1
9 1 (1.06%) JCL
9 1 (1.06%) VBA
Qualifications
1 22 (23.40%) Security Cleared
2 17 (18.09%) SC Cleared
3 10 (10.64%) Degree
4 7 (7.45%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (3.19%) ISEB
5 3 (3.19%) DV Cleared
6 2 (2.13%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.06%) PMP
7 1 (1.06%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.06%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.32%) QA
2 2 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (5.32%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.19%) XenApp
3 3 (3.19%) VMware ESX
4 2 (2.13%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (1.06%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (4.26%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (3.19%) Tivoli
2 3 (3.19%) Unicenter
3 2 (2.13%) Data Guard
4 1 (1.06%) OpenView
4 1 (1.06%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 32 (34.04%) Informatica
2 16 (17.02%) Microsoft
3 14 (14.89%) CA
4 13 (13.83%) HP
5 10 (10.64%) VMware
6 8 (8.51%) Business Objects
7 7 (7.45%) Siebel
7 7 (7.45%) Talend
8 6 (6.38%) JBoss
8 6 (6.38%) Red Hat
8 6 (6.38%) Citrix
9 3 (3.19%) Open Text
9 3 (3.19%) BT
9 3 (3.19%) SAP
9 3 (3.19%) IronPort
10 2 (2.13%) PeopleSoft
11 1 (1.06%) IBM
11 1 (1.06%) Pegasus
11 1 (1.06%) Cognos
11 1 (1.06%) Syncsort
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