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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 4 21 4
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -17
Contract jobs citing Oracle 74 8 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 16.82% 3.90% 16.67%
As % of the Vendors category 39.36% 14.04% 34.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 3 31
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£463 £350 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.14% -22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £270 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £390 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 3
Average hourly rate £34.77 - £31.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.51 - £27.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.10 - £31.11
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £30.01 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+27.47% -11.75%
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
188 57 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 42.73% 27.80% 47.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 20 78
Average daily rate £338 £300 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £146 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £643 £496
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 5 12
Average hourly rate £32.52 £15.50 £19.95
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+109.80% -22.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.20 £14.78 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.70 £15.50 £29.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

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 30 January 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Oracle Hourly Rate Histogram 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 30 January 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
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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
Blackpool - 26 £550 - 1
Preston +6 18 £200 -46.66% 1
Burnley -12 6 £500 - 1
Chorley -7 1 - - 3
Lytham St Annes - 1 £305 - 1
Accrington - - - -
Blackburn - - - - 1
Oracle
North West

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 65 (51.18%) SQL
2 43 (33.86%) PL/SQL
2 43 (33.86%) Oracle Database
3 31 (24.41%) SQL Server
3 31 (24.41%) Oracle Database 11g
4 29 (22.83%) Security Cleared
5 27 (21.26%) Data Modelling
6 25 (19.69%) Informatica
7 24 (18.90%) Business Intelligence
8 22 (17.32%) SC Cleared
9 20 (15.75%) ETL
10 19 (14.96%) Dimensional Modelling
11 18 (14.17%) Java
11 18 (14.17%) Windows
12 16 (12.60%) Microsoft
12 16 (12.60%) Analytical Skills
13 15 (11.81%) VMware
13 15 (11.81%) .NET
13 15 (11.81%) Data Warehouse
13 15 (11.81%) UNIX
14 14 (11.02%) SAS
14 14 (11.02%) XML
15 13 (10.24%) Finance
16 12 (9.45%) Service Delivery
16 12 (9.45%) C#
16 12 (9.45%) HTML
16 12 (9.45%) Migration
16 12 (9.45%) VMware Infrastructure
16 12 (9.45%) Windows Server 2008
17 11 (8.66%) Base SAS

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 14 (11.02%) SAS
2 10 (7.87%) Umbraco
3 6 (4.72%) WebSphere
3 6 (4.72%) SharePoint
4 4 (3.15%) WebLogic
5 3 (2.36%) JBoss
5 3 (2.36%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.57%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.79%) Oracle 9iAS
7 1 (0.79%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 4 (3.15%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.57%) MS Project
2 2 (1.57%) MS Office
3 1 (0.79%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.79%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.79%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 7 (5.51%) Oracle EBS R12
2 6 (4.72%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.79%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.79%) Summit
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle Payroll
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.72%) DNS
1 6 (4.72%) LAN
1 6 (4.72%) WAN
2 3 (2.36%) FTP
2 3 (2.36%) HTTP
2 3 (2.36%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.36%) PuTTY
3 2 (1.57%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (33.86%) Oracle Database
2 31 (24.41%) SQL Server
2 31 (24.41%) Oracle Database 11g
3 15 (11.81%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (8.66%) Base SAS
5 9 (7.09%) PowerCenter
6 8 (6.30%) Oracle Reports
7 7 (5.51%) DB2
7 7 (5.51%) IMS/DB
8 5 (3.94%) MS Access
8 5 (3.94%) Oracle Database 10g
9 4 (3.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (3.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (2.36%) MySQL
10 3 (2.36%) RDBMS
10 3 (2.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (2.36%) Oracle BI EE
10 3 (2.36%) Relational Database
11 2 (1.57%) TKPROF
11 2 (1.57%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (8.66%) ERwin
2 10 (7.87%) Visual Studio
3 7 (5.51%) Rational Rose
4 5 (3.94%) Toad
4 5 (3.94%) Oracle APEX
5 3 (2.36%) Ant
5 3 (2.36%) JUnit
5 3 (2.36%) LoadRunner
5 3 (2.36%) Selenium
5 3 (2.36%) Maven
6 1 (0.79%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.79%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (0.79%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (0.79%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (0.79%) Axure RP
General
1 13 (10.24%) Finance
2 10 (7.87%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.94%) Local Government
3 5 (3.94%) Marketing
4 1 (0.79%) Legal
4 1 (0.79%) Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (23.62%) Developer
2 16 (12.60%) Integration Manager
3 14 (11.02%) Analyst
4 12 (9.45%) Architect
5 10 (7.87%) SAS Developer
5 10 (7.87%) Designer
6 8 (6.30%) Consultant
7 7 (5.51%) Administrator
7 7 (5.51%) Mainframe Developer
8 6 (4.72%) IBM Mainframe Developer
8 6 (4.72%) Technical Manager
8 6 (4.72%) Systems Administrator
8 6 (4.72%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (3.94%) Analyst Programmer
9 5 (3.94%) Programmer
9 5 (3.94%) Oracle Consultant
10 4 (3.15%) Windows Administrator
10 4 (3.15%) Data Analyst
10 4 (3.15%) Informatica Developer
10 4 (3.15%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (11.81%) .NET
2 14 (11.02%) XML
3 12 (9.45%) HTML
4 11 (8.66%) CSS
5 10 (7.87%) Classic ASP
5 10 (7.87%) HTML5
5 10 (7.87%) CSS3
5 10 (7.87%) PhoneGap
6 7 (5.51%) Web Services
7 6 (4.72%) XML Messaging
7 6 (4.72%) ODBC
7 6 (4.72%) ASP.NET
8 3 (2.36%) SOAP
8 3 (2.36%) Struts
8 3 (2.36%) WebSphere MQ
8 3 (2.36%) Spring MVC
8 3 (2.36%) Apache Wicket
8 3 (2.36%) Hibernate
8 3 (2.36%) Spring
8 3 (2.36%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.60%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (7.87%) Algorithms
3 7 (5.51%) Mainframe
4 6 (4.72%) IBM Mainframe
5 5 (3.94%) Data Structures
6 4 (3.15%) Data Integration
7 3 (2.36%) Open Source
8 2 (1.57%) DataPower
9 1 (0.79%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.79%) NHS
9 1 (0.79%) Life Science
9 1 (0.79%) HP Superdome
9 1 (0.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (14.17%) Windows
2 15 (11.81%) UNIX
3 12 (9.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (4.72%) Windows 7
4 6 (4.72%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (3.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (3.15%) Linux
7 3 (2.36%) AIX
8 2 (1.57%) Solaris
9 1 (0.79%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (21.26%) Data Modelling
2 24 (18.90%) Business Intelligence
3 20 (15.75%) ETL
4 19 (14.96%) Dimensional Modelling
5 12 (9.45%) Service Delivery
5 12 (9.45%) Migration
6 10 (7.87%) MVC
7 9 (7.09%) Data Analysis
7 9 (7.09%) Business Analysis
7 9 (7.09%) CRM
8 8 (6.30%) Data Security
8 8 (6.30%) E-business
9 7 (5.51%) ITIL
9 7 (5.51%) Physical Data Model
10 6 (4.72%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (4.72%) Release Management
10 6 (4.72%) Project Management
11 5 (3.94%) Data Architecture
11 5 (3.94%) Data Transformation
12 4 (3.15%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 65 (51.18%) SQL
2 43 (33.86%) PL/SQL
3 18 (14.17%) Java
4 12 (9.45%) C#
5 10 (7.87%) JavaScript
6 7 (5.51%) VB
6 7 (5.51%) JCL
6 7 (5.51%) PL/1
6 7 (5.51%) Shell Script
7 6 (4.72%) Perl
8 4 (3.15%) VBA
9 3 (2.36%) C
10 2 (1.57%) Scala
10 2 (1.57%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.57%) Python
10 2 (1.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (22.83%) Security Cleared
2 22 (17.32%) SC Cleared
3 9 (7.09%) Degree
4 6 (4.72%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (2.36%) ISEB
6 1 (0.79%) MCSE
6 1 (0.79%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.79%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.79%) ISO 9001
1 1 (0.79%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 12 (9.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (4.72%) Hyper-V
3 4 (3.15%) XenApp
4 3 (2.36%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (1.57%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 7 (5.51%) CA Endevor
2 3 (2.36%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.57%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.79%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.79%) OpenView
Vendors
1 25 (19.69%) Informatica
2 16 (12.60%) Microsoft
3 15 (11.81%) VMware
4 9 (7.09%) Siebel
4 9 (7.09%) IBM
5 7 (5.51%) CA
5 7 (5.51%) Aquila
5 7 (5.51%) Syncsort
6 5 (3.94%) HP
7 4 (3.15%) Citrix
7 4 (3.15%) Red Hat
8 3 (2.36%) PeopleSoft
8 3 (2.36%) webMethods
8 3 (2.36%) Axway
8 3 (2.36%) AppSense
9 2 (1.57%) Cisco
9 2 (1.57%) Symantec
9 2 (1.57%) Cognos
10 1 (0.79%) Business Objects
10 1 (0.79%) SAP
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