The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Leicester region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 19 23 8
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -15
Contract jobs citing Oracle 18 1 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 8.61% 0.85% 11.01%
As % of the Vendors category 19.78% 1.67% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 5
Average daily rate £350 £425 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +41.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £378
% change year-on-year
- -0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £26.28
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +23.66%
Vendors Category
Leicester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
91 60 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 43.54% 51.28% 49.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 14 20
Average daily rate £300 £288 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% -4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £228 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £373
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 6
Average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +68.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £13.95 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £21.80 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
Oracle
Leicestershire

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 18 April 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 18 April 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 27 (77.14%) SQL
2 15 (42.86%) .NET
2 15 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 14 (40.00%) Windows
4 13 (37.14%) MS Excel
4 13 (37.14%) MS Office
4 13 (37.14%) Microsoft
5 12 (34.29%) XML
5 12 (34.29%) MS PowerPoint
6 11 (31.43%) ISO 9001
6 11 (31.43%) TickIT
7 10 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (22.86%) Configuration Management
8 8 (22.86%) TCP/IP
8 8 (22.86%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (22.86%) UNIX
8 8 (22.86%) Linux
8 8 (22.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 8 (22.86%) C#
8 8 (22.86%) Logistics
8 8 (22.86%) Oracle BI EE
8 8 (22.86%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (20.00%) Analytics
9 7 (20.00%) Oracle ODI
9 7 (20.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 7 (20.00%) HTTP
9 7 (20.00%) HTTPS
10 6 (17.14%) Star Schema
10 6 (17.14%) ISEB
10 6 (17.14%) Siemens

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (8.57%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 13 (37.14%) MS Excel
1 13 (37.14%) MS Office
2 12 (34.29%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (14.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Oracle CRM
1 2 (5.71%) Magento
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.86%) TCP/IP
2 7 (20.00%) HTTP
2 7 (20.00%) HTTPS
3 6 (17.14%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 8 (22.86%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (22.86%) Oracle BI EE
3 7 (20.00%) Oracle ODI
3 7 (20.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 6 (17.14%) Star Schema
4 6 (17.14%) OLAP
4 6 (17.14%) Relational Database
4 6 (17.14%) Oracle OLAP
5 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle Discoverer
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (22.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 6 (17.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (5.71%) Marketing
2 1 (2.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (71.43%) Developer
2 10 (28.57%) Software Developer
3 7 (20.00%) OBIEE Developer
3 7 (20.00%) Analyst
3 7 (20.00%) Test Analyst
4 6 (17.14%) C# Developer
5 5 (14.29%) UAT Analyst
5 5 (14.29%) UAT Test Analyst
5 5 (14.29%) Oracle Developer
5 5 (14.29%) C++ Developer
5 5 (14.29%) C++ Software Developer
6 4 (11.43%) C# Software Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) Software Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) C# Software Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Consultant
7 2 (5.71%) SQL Developer
8 1 (2.86%) GIS Consultant
8 1 (2.86%) Test Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) Oracle Architect
8 1 (2.86%) Oracle BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (42.86%) .NET
2 12 (34.29%) XML
3 6 (17.14%) .NET Framework
4 5 (14.29%) COM+
5 3 (8.57%) REST
5 3 (8.57%) SOAP
6 2 (5.71%) HTML
6 2 (5.71%) CSS
6 2 (5.71%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Computer Science
2 5 (14.29%) Data Integration
3 2 (5.71%) GIS
4 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (40.00%) Windows
2 8 (22.86%) UNIX
2 8 (22.86%) Linux
3 2 (5.71%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (22.86%) Configuration Management
2 8 (22.86%) Logistics
2 8 (22.86%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (20.00%) Analytics
4 6 (17.14%) Migration
4 6 (17.14%) Data Modelling
4 6 (17.14%) Software Testing
5 5 (14.29%) Data Analysis
5 5 (14.29%) Multithreading
5 5 (14.29%) Data Migration
5 5 (14.29%) Information Security
6 4 (11.43%) Software Engineering
7 3 (8.57%) Kimball Methodology
7 3 (8.57%) ETL
8 2 (5.71%) E-Commerce
8 2 (5.71%) UML
8 2 (5.71%) OO
8 2 (5.71%) CRM
9 1 (2.86%) Budget Control
Programming Languages
1 27 (77.14%) SQL
2 8 (22.86%) C#
3 5 (14.29%) C++
4 2 (5.71%) Java
4 2 (5.71%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.71%) PHP
5 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) ISEB
1 6 (17.14%) Degree
2 5 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (31.43%) ISO 9001
1 11 (31.43%) TickIT
Vendors
1 13 (37.14%) Microsoft
2 6 (17.14%) Siemens
3 2 (5.71%) SAP
3 2 (5.71%) JD Edwards
3 2 (5.71%) Zend
4 1 (2.86%) Business Objects
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