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 10 February 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle
Rank 3 5 26
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +21
Contract jobs citing Oracle 75 73 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 18.66% 16.98% 3.31%
As % of the Vendors category 41.90% 38.62% 11.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 51 3
Average daily rate £450 £450 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £200 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £388 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.45% +4.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 4 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 £34.77 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.04% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £32.21
% change year-on-year
- +24.18%
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
179 189 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 44.53% 43.95% 27.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 119 23
Average daily rate £375 £385 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +28.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £629
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 10 6
Average hourly rate £39.63 £32.54 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.77% +109.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.25 £22.00 £14.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.92 £63.70 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

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 10 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(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
Blackpool +1 35 £401 -27.09%
Preston -2 12 £500 +150.00% 2
Lytham St Annes 0 6 £469 +53.85%
Blackburn - 2 £275 - 1
Oracle
North West

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 41 (35.96%) SQL
2 34 (29.82%) Linux
3 32 (28.07%) Java
4 29 (25.44%) Migration
5 28 (24.56%) Tuxedo
5 28 (24.56%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (23.68%) Data Modelling
6 27 (23.68%) COBOL
7 25 (21.93%) ETL
7 25 (21.93%) Oracle Database
8 24 (21.05%) Windows
9 23 (20.18%) VMware
9 23 (20.18%) ERwin
10 22 (19.30%) Informatica
10 22 (19.30%) Finance
11 21 (18.42%) SQL Server
12 19 (16.67%) Middleware
12 19 (16.67%) C++
12 19 (16.67%) SOA
12 19 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 18 (15.79%) VME
13 18 (15.79%) PL/SQL
14 17 (14.91%) C#
15 16 (14.04%) Cloud Computing
16 15 (13.16%) Security Cleared
16 15 (13.16%) .NET
16 15 (13.16%) Red Hat
16 15 (13.16%) Micro Focus
16 15 (13.16%) Project Management
16 15 (13.16%) PostgreSQL

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 28 (24.56%) Tuxedo
2 10 (8.77%) SAS
2 10 (8.77%) WebSphere
2 10 (8.77%) WebSphere Application Server
3 8 (7.02%) JBoss
4 3 (2.63%) Node.js
5 2 (1.75%) Oracle Service Bus
5 2 (1.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (1.75%) Sonic ESB
6 1 (0.88%) Apache
6 1 (0.88%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.88%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.88%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (4.39%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.88%) MS Office
2 1 (0.88%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.75%) Oracle Assets
1 2 (1.75%) Oracle Cash Management
1 2 (1.75%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (1.75%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (1.75%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (1.75%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (1.75%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.88%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (0.88%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.88%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.88%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.88%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 16 (14.04%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (4.39%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.63%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.51%) HTTP
2 3 (2.63%) FTP
2 3 (2.63%) Internet
2 3 (2.63%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.88%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (21.93%) Oracle Database
2 21 (18.42%) SQL Server
3 15 (13.16%) PostgreSQL
4 13 (11.40%) RDBMS
4 13 (11.40%) Relational Database
5 11 (9.65%) Oracle Reports
6 9 (7.89%) Base SAS
7 8 (7.02%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (6.14%) MySQL
9 5 (4.39%) Big Data
10 4 (3.51%) DB2
11 3 (2.63%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (2.63%) Hadoop
11 3 (2.63%) MongoDB
12 2 (1.75%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (1.75%) Oracle Database 12c
12 2 (1.75%) Oracle ODI
13 1 (0.88%) BusinessObjects
13 1 (0.88%) BusinessObjects XI
13 1 (0.88%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 23 (20.18%) ERwin
2 13 (11.40%) Visual Studio
3 12 (10.53%) ClearCase
4 9 (7.89%) Rational DOORS
5 6 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (3.51%) ClearQuest
6 4 (3.51%) Git (software)
6 4 (3.51%) NetBeans
6 4 (3.51%) Rational Robot
7 3 (2.63%) Oracle Forms
General
1 22 (19.30%) Finance
2 5 (4.39%) Manufacturing
3 4 (3.51%) Avionics
4 3 (2.63%) Military
4 3 (2.63%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.75%) Retail
6 1 (0.88%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.88%) Back Office
6 1 (0.88%) Banking
6 1 (0.88%) Billing
Job Titles
1 32 (28.07%) Developer
2 20 (17.54%) Architect
3 12 (10.53%) Systems Engineer
4 11 (9.65%) Technical Architect
5 8 (7.02%) ETL Developer
6 7 (6.14%) Author
6 7 (6.14%) Software Developer
6 7 (6.14%) Technical Author
7 6 (5.26%) Analyst
7 6 (5.26%) Delivery Manager
7 6 (5.26%) ETL Tester
7 6 (5.26%) Security Architect
7 6 (5.26%) Technical Delivery Manager
7 6 (5.26%) Technical Leader
7 6 (5.26%) Technical Manager
7 6 (5.26%) Test Assurance Manager
7 6 (5.26%) Test Manager
7 6 (5.26%) Tester
8 5 (4.39%) PHP Developer
8 5 (4.39%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (16.67%) Middleware
2 15 (13.16%) .NET
3 14 (12.28%) XML
4 8 (7.02%) .NET Framework
4 8 (7.02%) WinForms
4 8 (7.02%) WPF
5 6 (5.26%) CodeIgniter
5 6 (5.26%) Entity Framework
5 6 (5.26%) jQuery
5 6 (5.26%) XSD
5 6 (5.26%) XSLT
6 4 (3.51%) Highcharts JS
6 4 (3.51%) SOAP
6 4 (3.51%) Velocity
7 3 (2.63%) AngularJS
7 3 (2.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (1.75%) HTML
8 2 (1.75%) J2EE
8 2 (1.75%) Oracle Fusion
9 1 (0.88%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.40%) Management Information System
1 13 (11.40%) Private Cloud
2 12 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (10.53%) Mainframe
3 6 (5.26%) Algorithms
3 6 (5.26%) Replication
4 5 (4.39%) Data Integration
5 4 (3.51%) Reference Data
6 3 (2.63%) Clustering
6 3 (2.63%) Graphic Design
6 3 (2.63%) Visualisation
7 2 (1.75%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.75%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.88%) Social Media
8 1 (0.88%) Statistics
8 1 (0.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 34 (29.82%) Linux
2 24 (21.05%) Windows
3 19 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 18 (15.79%) VME
5 12 (10.53%) Unix
6 4 (3.51%) Windows Server
6 4 (3.51%) Windows XP
7 3 (2.63%) Windows 7
7 3 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (1.75%) Solaris
8 2 (1.75%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (25.44%) Migration
2 28 (24.56%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (23.68%) Data Modelling
4 25 (21.93%) ETL
5 19 (16.67%) SOA
6 15 (13.16%) Project Management
7 12 (10.53%) Re-Platforming
7 12 (10.53%) Waterfall
8 11 (9.65%) Configuration Management
8 11 (9.65%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (9.65%) Defect Management
8 11 (9.65%) DevOps
8 11 (9.65%) Risk Management
9 10 (8.77%) Data Security
10 9 (7.89%) Software Engineering
11 7 (6.14%) Project Planning
11 7 (6.14%) Test Scripting
11 7 (6.14%) TOGAF
11 7 (6.14%) Validation
11 7 (6.14%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 41 (35.96%) SQL
2 32 (28.07%) Java
3 27 (23.68%) COBOL
4 19 (16.67%) C++
5 18 (15.79%) PL/SQL
6 17 (14.91%) C#
7 11 (9.65%) T-SQL
8 10 (8.77%) JavaScript
9 9 (7.89%) Python
10 7 (6.14%) VBA
11 6 (5.26%) C
11 6 (5.26%) PHP
12 5 (4.39%) Bash Shell
12 5 (4.39%) VC++
13 4 (3.51%) Shell Script
13 4 (3.51%) VB
13 4 (3.51%) VB.NET
14 3 (2.63%) R
14 3 (2.63%) VB6
15 2 (1.75%) sed
Qualifications
1 15 (13.16%) Security Cleared
2 9 (7.89%) BPSS Clearance
2 9 (7.89%) SC Cleared
3 8 (7.02%) Degree
4 5 (4.39%) CESG Certified Professional
5 4 (3.51%) HND
6 2 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.88%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.77%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (2.63%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (4.39%) Hyper-V
2 4 (3.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (3.51%) WSUS
2 3 (2.63%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (2.63%) StatsD
Vendors
1 23 (20.18%) VMware
2 22 (19.30%) Informatica
3 15 (13.16%) Micro Focus
3 15 (13.16%) Red Hat
4 14 (12.28%) Microsoft
5 10 (8.77%) IBM
6 7 (6.14%) CA
7 4 (3.51%) Curam
8 3 (2.63%) Apigee
8 3 (2.63%) Citrix
8 3 (2.63%) HP
8 3 (2.63%) Mashery
8 3 (2.63%) Tableau
8 3 (2.63%) Teradata
9 2 (1.75%) Cognizant
9 2 (1.75%) Pega
9 2 (1.75%) SAP
9 2 (1.75%) Tumbleweed
10 1 (0.88%) BEA
10 1 (0.88%) BT
Blackburn, Lancashire
IT People First
Rate: From £230 to £240 per day 12 Month Contract
Posted: 2 days ago
Preston
aap3
Rate: £35 - £48 per hour
Posted: 14 days ago
Lancashire
aap3
Rate: £30 - £50 per hour
Posted: 15 days ago