The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 8 34 8
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -26
Contract jobs citing Oracle 27 2 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 17.76% 1.20% 17.53%
As % of the Vendors category 31.76% 5.00% 32.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 7
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£300 £425 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.41% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £425 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £425 £343
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 1 1
Average hourly rate £37.50 £28.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.92% -28.20%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -2.98%
Oracle
Leicestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Leicester region.

Vendors Category
Leicester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
85 40 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 55.92% 23.95% 53.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 18 19
Average daily rate £350 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -8.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 2 13
Average hourly rate £35.00 £21.00 £35.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -41.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £14.00 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £28.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +1.57%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle across the Leicester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Oracle across the Leicester region.

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

Oracle
Daily Rate Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Oracle Daily Rate Histogram in Leicester

Oracle
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Oracle across the Leicester region.

Oracle Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicester 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 20 (64.52%) SQL
2 16 (51.61%) .NET
3 13 (41.94%) Microsoft
3 13 (41.94%) C#
3 13 (41.94%) SQL Server
4 12 (38.71%) .NET Framework
5 11 (35.48%) Windows
6 10 (32.26%) Visual Studio
7 9 (29.03%) Relational Database
8 8 (25.81%) UNIX
8 8 (25.81%) Degree
9 7 (22.58%) MS Excel
9 7 (22.58%) HTML
10 6 (19.35%) Oracle Reports
10 6 (19.35%) Finance
11 5 (16.13%) VMware
11 5 (16.13%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (16.13%) Java
11 5 (16.13%) Linux
11 5 (16.13%) CSS
12 4 (12.90%) MS Office
12 4 (12.90%) UML
12 4 (12.90%) ERP
12 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
12 4 (12.90%) ISEB
12 4 (12.90%) JD Edwards
12 4 (12.90%) Software Testing
12 4 (12.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Blend
13 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET Web Forms

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicester 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 3 (9.68%) IIS
1 3 (9.68%) SAS
2 2 (6.45%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (6.45%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.23%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (3.23%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (22.58%) MS Excel
2 4 (12.90%) MS Office
3 3 (9.68%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle CRM
1 2 (6.45%) Magento
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (3.23%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
1 2 (6.45%) SAN
1 2 (6.45%) Modbus
2 1 (3.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (41.94%) SQL Server
2 9 (29.03%) Relational Database
3 6 (19.35%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (9.68%) DB2
4 3 (9.68%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database
5 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (3.23%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 10 (32.26%) Visual Studio
2 3 (9.68%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (9.68%) Toad
2 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Blend
3 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.23%) JMeter
3 1 (3.23%) Maven
General
1 6 (19.35%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Retail
3 2 (6.45%) Marketing
4 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (48.39%) Developer
2 10 (32.26%) C# Developer
3 9 (29.03%) Analyst
4 6 (19.35%) Software Developer
4 6 (19.35%) C# Software Developer
5 5 (16.13%) Test Analyst
6 4 (12.90%) .NET Developer
6 4 (12.90%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (9.68%) UAT Analyst
7 3 (9.68%) Architect
7 3 (9.68%) Technical Architect
7 3 (9.68%) DBA
7 3 (9.68%) Senior Developer
7 3 (9.68%) Java Developer
7 3 (9.68%) UAT Test Analyst
7 3 (9.68%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Database Analyst
8 2 (6.45%) Magento Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Senior Analyst
9 1 (3.23%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (51.61%) .NET
2 12 (38.71%) .NET Framework
3 7 (22.58%) HTML
4 5 (16.13%) CSS
5 3 (9.68%) ADO.NET
5 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET
5 3 (9.68%) Java EE
5 3 (9.68%) WCF
5 3 (9.68%) WPF
5 3 (9.68%) Silverlight
5 3 (9.68%) jQuery
5 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (9.68%) HTML5
5 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 3 (9.68%) Hibernate
5 3 (9.68%) Spring
6 2 (6.45%) Zend Framework
6 2 (6.45%) JSP
6 2 (6.45%) Struts
6 2 (6.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.23%) Fat Client
2 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.23%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 11 (35.48%) Windows
2 8 (25.81%) UNIX
3 5 (16.13%) Linux
4 2 (6.45%) Apple iOS
4 2 (6.45%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.13%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (12.90%) Software Testing
2 4 (12.90%) UML
2 4 (12.90%) ERP
3 3 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (9.68%) Configuration Management
3 3 (9.68%) OO
3 3 (9.68%) IT Governance
3 3 (9.68%) Unit Testing
3 3 (9.68%) MVC
3 3 (9.68%) MVVM
4 2 (6.45%) ITIL
4 2 (6.45%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (6.45%) CRM
4 2 (6.45%) E-Commerce
5 1 (3.23%) OOA/OOD
5 1 (3.23%) Service Management
5 1 (3.23%) TDD
5 1 (3.23%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (3.23%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (64.52%) SQL
2 13 (41.94%) C#
3 5 (16.13%) Java
4 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
5 3 (9.68%) XAML
6 2 (6.45%) PHP
6 2 (6.45%) C++
7 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) Degree
2 4 (12.90%) ISEB
2 4 (12.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (6.45%) Chartered Engineer
4 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) ISO 9001
1 3 (9.68%) TickIT
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 13 (41.94%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.13%) VMware
3 4 (12.90%) JD Edwards
4 3 (9.68%) Telerik
4 3 (9.68%) SAP
5 2 (6.45%) Siemens
5 2 (6.45%) Zend
6 1 (3.23%) Northgate
6 1 (3.23%) IBM
6 1 (3.23%) HP
6 1 (3.23%) EMC