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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 26 July 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.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle
Rank 8 12 10
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Contract jobs citing Oracle 58 33 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 14.18% 9.09% 11.35%
As % of the Vendors category 26.98% 21.85% 24.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 15 39
Median daily rate £450 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £353 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £494
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £43.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £35.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -1.40%
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
215 151 215
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 52.57% 41.60% 46.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 94 121
Median daily rate £393 £400 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.87% +20.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £170 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 12 16
Median hourly rate £20.50 £21.91 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.43% -0.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £15.30 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £31.40 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Lancashire region citing Oracle as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 July 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 26 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Blackpool +18 29 £450 +27.43%
Preston -3 9 £329 -40.22% 3
Lytham St Annes - 4 £462 -
Lancaster - 2 £350 -
Oracle
North West

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Lancashire region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 70 (54.26%) Linux
2 50 (38.76%) Java
3 49 (37.98%) Oracle Database
4 48 (37.21%) COBOL
5 46 (35.66%) Relational Database
6 43 (33.33%) Tuxedo
7 41 (31.78%) RDBMS
7 41 (31.78%) Bash Shell
8 38 (29.46%) Windows
9 37 (28.68%) Micro Focus
10 35 (27.13%) C
11 33 (25.58%) Clustering
12 31 (24.03%) Shell Script
13 24 (18.60%) Finance
14 23 (17.83%) SQL
15 21 (16.28%) Security Cleared
16 20 (15.50%) Unix
17 19 (14.73%) Agile Software Development
18 18 (13.95%) Project Management
19 17 (13.18%) Python
20 16 (12.40%) SQL Server
21 15 (11.63%) OO
21 15 (11.63%) Mainframe
21 15 (11.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 14 (10.85%) VMware
22 14 (10.85%) Apache
22 14 (10.85%) C++
22 14 (10.85%) Waterfall
23 13 (10.08%) IBM
23 13 (10.08%) Data Modelling

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 43 (33.33%) Tuxedo
2 14 (10.85%) Apache
3 7 (5.43%) JBoss
4 4 (3.10%) WebLogic
4 4 (3.10%) WebSphere
4 4 (3.10%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (2.33%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.55%) FileNet
6 2 (1.55%) IIS
6 2 (1.55%) Liferay
6 2 (1.55%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.78%) AquaLogic
7 1 (0.78%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.78%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (0.78%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (0.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (3.10%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.10%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (3.10%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.78%) OpenText MBPM
2 1 (0.78%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.53%) IaaS
2 6 (4.65%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.88%) Firewall
1 5 (3.88%) HTTP
2 4 (3.10%) DHCP
3 3 (2.33%) DNS
3 3 (2.33%) FTP
3 3 (2.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.55%) HTTPS
4 2 (1.55%) iSCSI
4 2 (1.55%) LAN
4 2 (1.55%) Reverse Proxy
4 2 (1.55%) SAN
4 2 (1.55%) VLAN
4 2 (1.55%) WAN
4 2 (1.55%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.78%) Internet
5 1 (0.78%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (37.98%) Oracle Database
2 46 (35.66%) Relational Database
3 41 (31.78%) RDBMS
4 16 (12.40%) SQL Server
5 10 (7.75%) DB2
6 9 (6.98%) MySQL
7 6 (4.65%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (4.65%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (3.88%) Ingres
8 5 (3.88%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (3.88%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (1.55%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (1.55%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.78%) Big Data
10 1 (0.78%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.78%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 1 (0.78%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.78%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.78%) Oracle ODI
10 1 (0.78%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 11 (8.53%) Rational DOORS
2 10 (7.75%) JIRA
3 7 (5.43%) ClearCase
4 6 (4.65%) ClearQuest
4 6 (4.65%) Visual Studio
5 5 (3.88%) ERwin
6 4 (3.10%) Git (software)
6 4 (3.10%) NetBeans
7 2 (1.55%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (0.78%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.78%) Toad
General
1 24 (18.60%) Finance
2 5 (3.88%) Manufacturing
3 4 (3.10%) Banking
4 2 (1.55%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 49 (37.98%) Developer
2 15 (11.63%) Analyst
2 15 (11.63%) Architect
3 13 (10.08%) Systems Engineer
4 12 (9.30%) Administrator
5 11 (8.53%) DBA
6 10 (7.75%) Business Analyst
7 8 (6.20%) Senior Analyst
8 7 (5.43%) Oracle Developer
8 7 (5.43%) Senior Business Analyst
8 7 (5.43%) Technical Analyst
8 7 (5.43%) Technical Business Analyst
9 6 (4.65%) ETL Developer
9 6 (4.65%) Java Developer
9 6 (4.65%) Oracle Architect
10 5 (3.88%) PHP Developer
10 5 (3.88%) PHP Web Developer
10 5 (3.88%) Senior Systems Engineer
10 5 (3.88%) Solutions Architect
10 5 (3.88%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (9.30%) XML
2 9 (6.98%) .NET
3 8 (6.20%) Middleware
4 6 (4.65%) CodeIgniter
4 6 (4.65%) jQuery
5 5 (3.88%) SOAP
6 4 (3.10%) Highcharts JS
7 3 (2.33%) HTML
7 3 (2.33%) J2EE
8 2 (1.55%) ActiveMQ
8 2 (1.55%) Apache Camel
8 2 (1.55%) CSS
8 2 (1.55%) CSS3
8 2 (1.55%) HTML5
8 2 (1.55%) JDBC
8 2 (1.55%) JSON
8 2 (1.55%) Oracle ADF
8 2 (1.55%) REST
8 2 (1.55%) Velocity
8 2 (1.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 33 (25.58%) Clustering
2 15 (11.63%) Mainframe
3 9 (6.98%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.10%) Data Centre
4 4 (3.10%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (3.10%) Replication
5 3 (2.33%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.55%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.55%) Tandem
6 2 (1.55%) User Experience
6 2 (1.55%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.78%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.78%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.78%) Economics
7 1 (0.78%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.78%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 70 (54.26%) Linux
2 38 (29.46%) Windows
3 20 (15.50%) Unix
4 15 (11.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (6.98%) AIX
6 8 (6.20%) Solaris
6 8 (6.20%) Windows Server
6 8 (6.20%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (4.65%) VME
7 6 (4.65%) Windows 7
7 6 (4.65%) Windows XP
8 4 (3.10%) HPUX
9 3 (2.33%) Oracle Linux
10 2 (1.55%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.78%) OS/390
11 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (14.73%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (13.95%) Project Management
3 15 (11.63%) OO
4 14 (10.85%) Waterfall
5 13 (10.08%) Data Modelling
6 12 (9.30%) UML
7 11 (8.53%) Business Analysis
7 11 (8.53%) Open Source
8 10 (7.75%) Migration
9 9 (6.98%) Agile Project Management
9 9 (6.98%) ITIL
9 9 (6.98%) OOA/OOD
9 9 (6.98%) Service Design
9 9 (6.98%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 9 (6.98%) Use Case
10 7 (5.43%) Risk Management
11 6 (4.65%) Configuration Management
11 6 (4.65%) ETL
11 6 (4.65%) SEO
11 6 (4.65%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 50 (38.76%) Java
2 48 (37.21%) COBOL
3 41 (31.78%) Bash Shell
4 35 (27.13%) C
5 31 (24.03%) Shell Script
6 23 (17.83%) SQL
7 17 (13.18%) Python
8 14 (10.85%) C++
9 11 (8.53%) C#
10 9 (6.98%) JavaScript
11 7 (5.43%) VC++
12 6 (4.65%) PHP
13 5 (3.88%) PL/SQL
13 5 (3.88%) T-SQL
13 5 (3.88%) VB
13 5 (3.88%) VB.NET
14 4 (3.10%) VB6
15 2 (1.55%) JCL
16 1 (0.78%) PowerShell
16 1 (0.78%) R
Qualifications
1 21 (16.28%) Security Cleared
2 10 (7.75%) SC Cleared
3 7 (5.43%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (2.33%) Degree
5 1 (0.78%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.88%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 9 (6.98%) Active Directory
2 8 (6.20%) Hyper-V
3 5 (3.88%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (3.10%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (1.55%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.78%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 11 (8.53%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (7.75%) Puppet
3 6 (4.65%) WSUS
4 3 (2.33%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (2.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.78%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (0.78%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.78%) StatsD
Vendors
1 37 (28.68%) Micro Focus
2 14 (10.85%) VMware
3 13 (10.08%) IBM
4 10 (7.75%) SaltStack
5 9 (6.98%) Microsoft
5 9 (6.98%) Red Hat
6 7 (5.43%) Citrix
7 5 (3.88%) HP
7 5 (3.88%) Informatica
8 4 (3.10%) EMC
9 3 (2.33%) Cisco
10 2 (1.55%) Ektron
10 2 (1.55%) Genesys
10 2 (1.55%) MuleSoft
10 2 (1.55%) NetApp
11 1 (0.78%) Apigee
11 1 (0.78%) Axway
11 1 (0.78%) Mashery
11 1 (0.78%) Tableau
11 1 (0.78%) Teradata
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