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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle
Rank 2 20 4
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -16
Contract jobs citing Oracle 80 25 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 26.76% 6.31% 16.52%
As % of the Vendors category 50.31% 16.89% 39.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 8 50
Median daily rate £423 £400 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.62% -15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £337 £332 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £471 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 4
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £31.95
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +25.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.85 £39.10 £31.12
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £42.01 £35.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £37.50 £35.09
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +6.87%
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
159 148 187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 53.18% 37.37% 42.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 79 120
Median daily rate £410 £370 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.81% +13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £175 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 26 16
Median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +45.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.05 £17.65 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.85 £47.33 £82.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 +17 56 £475 +18.75%
Preston +6 7 £368 +18.54% 1
Lytham St Annes 0 6 £436 -0.17%
Blackburn - 1 - - 2
Lancaster - 1 £335 -
Oracle
North West

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 76 (61.29%) Oracle Database
2 44 (35.48%) Oracle EBS
3 40 (32.26%) Oracle Database 12c
4 39 (31.45%) Oracle EBS R12
5 32 (25.81%) Security Cleared
6 31 (25.00%) ITIL
7 30 (24.19%) Java
7 30 (24.19%) Agile Software Development
8 28 (22.58%) Performance Tuning
9 27 (21.77%) Data Management
10 26 (20.97%) Relational Database
10 26 (20.97%) IaaS
11 25 (20.16%) Open Source
11 25 (20.16%) Change Management
11 25 (20.16%) Linux
12 24 (19.35%) Shell Script
12 24 (19.35%) Oracle Application Server
13 23 (18.55%) SQL
13 23 (18.55%) High Availability
14 22 (17.74%) C
14 22 (17.74%) SaaS
15 21 (16.94%) PaaS
16 20 (16.13%) RDBMS
17 19 (15.32%) Oracle Reports
17 19 (15.32%) Bash Shell
17 19 (15.32%) SC Cleared
18 18 (14.52%) DevOps
19 17 (13.71%) Unix
19 17 (13.71%) Oracle Database 11g
20 16 (12.90%) Windows

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 24 (19.35%) Oracle Application Server
2 16 (12.90%) Tuxedo
3 6 (4.84%) Apache
3 6 (4.84%) Oracle Workflow
4 5 (4.03%) SAS
4 5 (4.03%) WebSphere
4 5 (4.03%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (2.42%) PowerExchange
6 1 (0.81%) IIS
6 1 (0.81%) JBoss
6 1 (0.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 6 (4.84%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.42%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (2.42%) MS Project
3 1 (0.81%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 44 (35.48%) Oracle EBS
2 39 (31.45%) Oracle EBS R12
3 12 (9.68%) Oracle Cash Management
3 12 (9.68%) Oracle Payables
4 8 (6.45%) Oracle Applications
5 4 (3.23%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 26 (20.97%) IaaS
2 22 (17.74%) SaaS
3 21 (16.94%) PaaS
4 1 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.45%) Firewall
2 7 (5.65%) iSCSI
3 4 (3.23%) FTP
3 4 (3.23%) HTTP
3 4 (3.23%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.61%) DHCP
5 1 (0.81%) LAN
5 1 (0.81%) WAN
5 1 (0.81%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.81%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (61.29%) Oracle Database
2 40 (32.26%) Oracle Database 12c
3 26 (20.97%) Relational Database
4 20 (16.13%) RDBMS
5 19 (15.32%) Oracle Reports
6 17 (13.71%) Oracle Database 11g
7 13 (10.48%) SQL Server
8 10 (8.06%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (6.45%) DB2
10 5 (4.03%) Ingres
11 3 (2.42%) SQLPlus
12 1 (0.81%) BusinessObjects
12 1 (0.81%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 1 (0.81%) NonStop SQL
12 1 (0.81%) Oracle ODI
12 1 (0.81%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
12 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (0.81%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 10 (8.06%) ClearCase
2 8 (6.45%) Rational Robot
3 5 (4.03%) ClearQuest
3 5 (4.03%) JIRA
3 5 (4.03%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (4.03%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.61%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (1.61%) Selenium
5 1 (0.81%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.81%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.81%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.81%) Sahi
5 1 (0.81%) Subversion
5 1 (0.81%) Toad
5 1 (0.81%) WATIR
General
1 12 (9.68%) General Ledger
2 10 (8.06%) Finance
3 2 (1.61%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.81%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.81%) Banking
4 1 (0.81%) Local Government
4 1 (0.81%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (24.19%) DBA
1 30 (24.19%) Developer
2 25 (20.16%) Oracle DBA
3 18 (14.52%) Administrator
4 11 (8.87%) Test Engineer
5 10 (8.06%) Analyst
6 8 (6.45%) Architect
7 7 (5.65%) Senior Test Engineer
8 6 (4.84%) Oracle Developer
8 6 (4.84%) Systems Engineer
9 5 (4.03%) Business Analyst
9 5 (4.03%) Database Specialist
9 5 (4.03%) Oracle Architect
9 5 (4.03%) Software Developer
9 5 (4.03%) Solaris Administrator
9 5 (4.03%) Test Analyst
10 4 (3.23%) .NET Developer
10 4 (3.23%) C# .NET Developer
10 4 (3.23%) Informatica Developer
10 4 (3.23%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (12.10%) .NET
2 11 (8.87%) XML
3 6 (4.84%) .NET Framework
4 5 (4.03%) Entity Framework
4 5 (4.03%) SOAP
4 5 (4.03%) WinForms
4 5 (4.03%) WPF
4 5 (4.03%) XSD
4 5 (4.03%) XSLT
5 3 (2.42%) WebSphere MQ
6 2 (1.61%) Middleware
6 2 (1.61%) Web Services
7 1 (0.81%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.81%) CSS
7 1 (0.81%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.10%) Clustering
2 9 (7.26%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.26%) Virtual Team
3 7 (5.65%) Mainframe
4 4 (3.23%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.61%) User Experience
6 1 (0.81%) CESG
6 1 (0.81%) CESG CLAS
6 1 (0.81%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.81%) Oracle Licensing
6 1 (0.81%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.81%) RIA
6 1 (0.81%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 25 (20.16%) Linux
2 17 (13.71%) Unix
3 16 (12.90%) Windows
4 9 (7.26%) Solaris
5 4 (3.23%) Windows 7
5 4 (3.23%) Windows Server
5 4 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (3.23%) Windows XP
6 3 (2.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.61%) AIX
7 2 (1.61%) HPUX
8 1 (0.81%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (25.00%) ITIL
2 30 (24.19%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (22.58%) Performance Tuning
4 27 (21.77%) Data Management
5 25 (20.16%) Change Management
5 25 (20.16%) Open Source
6 23 (18.55%) High Availability
7 18 (14.52%) DevOps
8 13 (10.48%) Continuous Improvement
9 12 (9.68%) Cash Management
9 12 (9.68%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 12 (9.68%) Software Engineering
10 11 (8.87%) PRINCE2
10 11 (8.87%) Problem Management
10 11 (8.87%) TDD
11 10 (8.06%) Database Security
12 9 (7.26%) ERP
12 9 (7.26%) Functional Testing
12 9 (7.26%) SFIA
13 8 (6.45%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (24.19%) Java
2 24 (19.35%) Shell Script
3 23 (18.55%) SQL
4 22 (17.74%) C
5 19 (15.32%) Bash Shell
6 16 (12.90%) COBOL
7 14 (11.29%) C#
8 13 (10.48%) Python
9 9 (7.26%) JavaScript
9 9 (7.26%) Perl
9 9 (7.26%) PL/SQL
10 8 (6.45%) Ruby
11 5 (4.03%) VB
11 5 (4.03%) VB6
12 2 (1.61%) Delphi
12 2 (1.61%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.61%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.81%) C++
13 1 (0.81%) PHP
13 1 (0.81%) VC++
Qualifications
1 32 (25.81%) Security Cleared
2 19 (15.32%) SC Cleared
3 12 (9.68%) BPSS Clearance
4 10 (8.06%) ISEB
5 5 (4.03%) Degree
5 5 (4.03%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.81%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.81%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (0.81%) CISSP
6 1 (0.81%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (0.81%) CLAS
6 1 (0.81%) MCSE
6 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.06%) QA
2 9 (7.26%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (5.65%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (3.23%) Hyper-V
3 3 (2.42%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (1.61%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.81%) MetaFrame
5 1 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (3.23%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (3.23%) Puppet
2 3 (2.42%) WSUS
3 2 (1.61%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.81%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.81%) Foglight
4 1 (0.81%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 15 (12.10%) Micro Focus
2 10 (8.06%) VMware
3 5 (4.03%) Microsoft
4 4 (3.23%) IBM
4 4 (3.23%) Informatica
4 4 (3.23%) SaltStack
5 3 (2.42%) Citrix
6 2 (1.61%) EMC
6 2 (1.61%) HP
6 2 (1.61%) Sage
7 1 (0.81%) Cisco
7 1 (0.81%) Curam
7 1 (0.81%) Imperva
7 1 (0.81%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (0.81%) Perforce
7 1 (0.81%) SAP
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