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 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 10 11 21
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +10
Contract jobs citing Oracle 35 52 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 10.74% 11.85% 5.84%
As % of the Vendors category 24.48% 24.07% 12.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 39 7
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£450 £375 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £287 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £494 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £33.30
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +12.61%
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
143 216 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 43.87% 49.20% 45.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 121 50
Average daily rate £415 £338 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.96% +8.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 19 18
Average hourly rate £22.00 £21.87 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.61% +6.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.88 £18.00 £14.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.28 £125.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.48
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -10.16%

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 3 August 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 3 August 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 +8 14 £600 +80.45% 2
Blackpool -6 9 £388 +2.95%
Lancaster +2 1 £290 -27.50%
Chorley - 1 - - 3
Oracle
North West

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 45 (50.00%) SQL
2 36 (40.00%) Java
3 35 (38.89%) Security Cleared
4 31 (34.44%) PL/SQL
5 30 (33.33%) Oracle Database
6 20 (22.22%) SC Cleared
7 17 (18.89%) Web Services
7 17 (18.89%) ERP
8 16 (17.78%) SQL Server
8 16 (17.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 16 (17.78%) Relational Database
9 15 (16.67%) Test Scripting
9 15 (16.67%) WebSphere
9 15 (16.67%) Migration
9 15 (16.67%) JBoss
10 13 (14.44%) Solaris
10 13 (14.44%) HTML
10 13 (14.44%) RDBMS
10 13 (14.44%) Shell Script
11 12 (13.33%) XML
11 12 (13.33%) SAP
12 11 (12.22%) UNIX
12 11 (12.22%) Data Migration
13 10 (11.11%) ProC
13 10 (11.11%) .NET
13 10 (11.11%) JSP
13 10 (11.11%) ETL
13 10 (11.11%) SAS
14 9 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
14 9 (10.00%) SharePoint

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 15 (16.67%) JBoss
1 15 (16.67%) WebSphere
2 10 (11.11%) SAS
3 9 (10.00%) SharePoint
4 7 (7.78%) WebSphere Application Server
5 5 (5.56%) Tuxedo
6 3 (3.33%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.11%) PowerExchange
7 1 (1.11%) Node.js
Applications
1 9 (10.00%) Spreadsheet
2 7 (7.78%) MS Visio
3 6 (6.67%) MS Excel
4 3 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (3.33%) MS Project
5 1 (1.11%) MS Office
5 1 (1.11%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (6.67%) Oracle General Ledger
1 6 (6.67%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (5.56%) Oracle Payables
2 5 (5.56%) Oracle Receivables
2 5 (5.56%) Oracle Assets
2 5 (5.56%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (5.56%) SAP HCM
3 4 (4.44%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (3.33%) Oracle 11i
5 2 (2.22%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (2.22%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (2.22%) Oracle Cash Management
5 2 (2.22%) Oracle iProcurement
6 1 (1.11%) Maximo
6 1 (1.11%) ResourceLink
6 1 (1.11%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.56%) SuccessFactors
2 3 (3.33%) PaaS
3 1 (1.11%) IaaS
3 1 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 16 (17.78%) Relational Database
2 16 (17.78%) SQL Server
3 13 (14.44%) RDBMS
4 9 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 8 (8.89%) Oracle Database 12c
6 6 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (4.44%) Base SAS
8 4 (4.44%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (2.22%) DB2
9 2 (2.22%) IMS/DB
9 2 (2.22%) SQLBase
9 2 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (2.22%) MongoDB
9 2 (2.22%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (1.11%) NoSQL
10 1 (1.11%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 10 (11.11%) ProC
2 8 (8.89%) JIRA
3 6 (6.67%) Visual Studio
3 6 (6.67%) LoadRunner
4 4 (4.44%) Facilita Forecast
5 3 (3.33%) LoadUI
5 3 (3.33%) JMeter
5 3 (3.33%) SoapUI
6 2 (2.22%) HP UFT
7 1 (1.11%) ERwin
7 1 (1.11%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (1.11%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (1.11%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (1.11%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 9 (10.00%) Finance
2 5 (5.56%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.33%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.11%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.11%) Billing
4 1 (1.11%) General Ledger
4 1 (1.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (22.22%) Developer
2 16 (17.78%) Analyst
3 13 (14.44%) Data Analyst
4 11 (12.22%) Architect
4 11 (12.22%) Consultant
5 7 (7.78%) Oracle Consultant
6 6 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (5.56%) Oracle Developer
7 5 (5.56%) Data Migration Analyst
8 4 (4.44%) Oracle Functional Consultant
8 4 (4.44%) Functional Consultant
8 4 (4.44%) Technical Leader
8 4 (4.44%) Software Engineer
9 3 (3.33%) Data Architect
9 3 (3.33%) Project Manager
9 3 (3.33%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (3.33%) SAS Developer
9 3 (3.33%) Java Developer
10 2 (2.22%) Performance Tester
10 2 (2.22%) Data Warehouse Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (18.89%) Web Services
2 13 (14.44%) HTML
3 12 (13.33%) XML
4 10 (11.11%) .NET
4 10 (11.11%) JSP
5 2 (2.22%) J2EE
5 2 (2.22%) CSS
6 1 (1.11%) XSL
6 1 (1.11%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.11%) Spring
6 1 (1.11%) Ajax
6 1 (1.11%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (1.11%) Java SE
6 1 (1.11%) Java EE
6 1 (1.11%) JSON
6 1 (1.11%) jQuery
6 1 (1.11%) Java EE 5
6 1 (1.11%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (1.11%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.00%) Data Structures
2 7 (7.78%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.67%) Mainframe
3 6 (6.67%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.44%) Life Science
4 4 (4.44%) Algorithms
4 4 (4.44%) Private Cloud
5 3 (3.33%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.22%) IBM Mainframe
6 2 (2.22%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (1.11%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (1.11%) HP Superdome
7 1 (1.11%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.11%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.11%) User Experience
7 1 (1.11%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 16 (17.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 13 (14.44%) Solaris
3 11 (12.22%) UNIX
4 9 (10.00%) Windows
4 9 (10.00%) Linux
5 2 (2.22%) HPUX
6 1 (1.11%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (18.89%) ERP
2 15 (16.67%) Migration
2 15 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 11 (12.22%) Data Migration
4 10 (11.11%) ETL
5 9 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (10.00%) Data Modelling
5 9 (10.00%) Data Mapping
5 9 (10.00%) Mentoring
6 8 (8.89%) Data Security
6 8 (8.89%) UML
6 8 (8.89%) Supply Chain Management
6 8 (8.89%) Performance Testing
7 7 (7.78%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (6.67%) ITIL
9 5 (5.56%) SDLC
9 5 (5.56%) ETL Development
9 5 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
10 4 (4.44%) Dimensional Modelling
10 4 (4.44%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 45 (50.00%) SQL
2 36 (40.00%) Java
3 31 (34.44%) PL/SQL
4 13 (14.44%) Shell Script
5 9 (10.00%) C
6 5 (5.56%) T-SQL
7 3 (3.33%) VB
7 3 (3.33%) VBA
8 2 (2.22%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.22%) JCL
8 2 (2.22%) Ruby
8 2 (2.22%) PL/1
9 1 (1.11%) Groovy
9 1 (1.11%) Scala
9 1 (1.11%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.11%) R
9 1 (1.11%) Perl
9 1 (1.11%) COBOL
9 1 (1.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 35 (38.89%) Security Cleared
2 20 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 7 (7.78%) Degree
4 4 (4.44%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (3.33%) ISTQB
5 3 (3.33%) BC Cleared
5 3 (3.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.11%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.11%) OCAJ
6 1 (1.11%) OCP
6 1 (1.11%) OCA
6 1 (1.11%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.22%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.22%) CA Endevor
2 1 (1.11%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.11%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.11%) StatsD
Vendors
1 12 (13.33%) SAP
2 6 (6.67%) PeopleSoft
2 6 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.67%) Informatica
3 5 (5.56%) Baan
3 5 (5.56%) Curam
4 3 (3.33%) IBM
5 2 (2.22%) Cognos
5 2 (2.22%) HP
5 2 (2.22%) Syncsort
5 2 (2.22%) Tableau
5 2 (2.22%) Aquila
6 1 (1.11%) Endeca
6 1 (1.11%) Talend
6 1 (1.11%) Apigee
6 1 (1.11%) Mashery
6 1 (1.11%) Micro Focus
6 1 (1.11%) Teradata
6 1 (1.11%) Citrix
6 1 (1.11%) Hyperion
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