The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire 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 12 32 6
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -26
Contract jobs citing Oracle 32 15 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 11.15% 4.93% 14.87%
As % of the Vendors category 22.07% 15.96% 33.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 13
Average daily rate
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£313 £275 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £395 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 3 2
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £40.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -14.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -2.98%
Oracle
East Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
145 94 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 50.52% 30.92% 44.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 42 31
Average daily rate £350 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £103 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 10 19
Average hourly rate £23.00 £35.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.28% +75.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.80 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £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 Leicestershire

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

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Oracle
Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

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

Oracle Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

Oracle
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Oracle Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Oracle
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. 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
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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
Leicester +26 27 £300 -29.41% 4
Coalville - 2 - - 1
Hinckley - - - -
Lutterworth - - - -
Market Harborough - - - -
Oracle
East Midlands

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 (60.00%) SQL
2 19 (42.22%) .NET
3 15 (33.33%) C#
3 15 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 14 (31.11%) SQL Server
4 14 (31.11%) Windows
5 13 (28.89%) .NET Framework
6 12 (26.67%) UNIX
7 11 (24.44%) Visual Studio
8 10 (22.22%) Finance
9 9 (20.00%) Relational Database
10 8 (17.78%) Degree
10 8 (17.78%) HTML
10 8 (17.78%) Java
10 8 (17.78%) JD Edwards
11 7 (15.56%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (15.56%) Oracle Reports
11 7 (15.56%) MS Excel
11 7 (15.56%) ERP
12 6 (13.33%) Oracle Database 10g
12 6 (13.33%) Linux
12 6 (13.33%) CSS
12 6 (13.33%) Oracle Database
13 5 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
13 5 (11.11%) Oracle BI EE
13 5 (11.11%) UML
13 5 (11.11%) ITIL
13 5 (11.11%) JavaScript
13 5 (11.11%) OO
13 5 (11.11%) VMware

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 (6.67%) WebLogic
1 3 (6.67%) IIS
1 3 (6.67%) SAS
2 2 (4.44%) WebSphere
2 2 (4.44%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.22%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (15.56%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.89%) MS Office
3 3 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Oracle CRM
1 4 (8.89%) Oracle General Ledger
1 4 (8.89%) Oracle Payables
1 4 (8.89%) Oracle Receivables
2 3 (6.67%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (6.67%) Magento
2 3 (6.67%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 2 (4.44%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (4.44%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (4.44%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.67%) SAN
2 2 (4.44%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.44%) Modbus
3 1 (2.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (31.11%) SQL Server
2 9 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 7 (15.56%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (13.33%) Oracle Database 10g
4 6 (13.33%) Oracle Database
5 5 (11.11%) Oracle BI EE
6 3 (6.67%) DB2
7 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (4.44%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 2 (4.44%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (2.22%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 11 (24.44%) Visual Studio
2 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Blend
2 3 (6.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (6.67%) Toad
3 1 (2.22%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (2.22%) NUnit
3 1 (2.22%) Maven
3 1 (2.22%) JMeter
General
1 10 (22.22%) Finance
2 3 (6.67%) Retail
2 3 (6.67%) Marketing
3 1 (2.22%) Back Office
3 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (44.44%) Developer
2 12 (26.67%) Analyst
3 10 (22.22%) C# Developer
4 6 (13.33%) Software Developer
4 6 (13.33%) C# Software Developer
5 5 (11.11%) Test Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) DBA
6 4 (8.89%) .NET Developer
6 4 (8.89%) Architect
6 4 (8.89%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Magento Developer
7 3 (6.67%) UAT Test Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) Oracle Consultant
7 3 (6.67%) Senior Technical Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (6.67%) UAT Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) Technical Architect
7 3 (6.67%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (42.22%) .NET
2 13 (28.89%) .NET Framework
3 8 (17.78%) HTML
4 6 (13.33%) CSS
5 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 3 (6.67%) jQuery
5 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (6.67%) HTML5
5 3 (6.67%) WCF
5 3 (6.67%) WPF
5 3 (6.67%) Silverlight
5 3 (6.67%) Zend Framework
5 3 (6.67%) ADO.NET
5 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET
5 3 (6.67%) XML
5 3 (6.67%) Hibernate
5 3 (6.67%) Java EE
5 3 (6.67%) Spring
6 2 (4.44%) XSLT
6 2 (4.44%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.67%) Fat Client
1 3 (6.67%) Thin Client
1 3 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.44%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.22%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 14 (31.11%) Windows
2 12 (26.67%) UNIX
3 6 (13.33%) Linux
4 3 (6.67%) Apple iOS
5 2 (4.44%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (15.56%) Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.56%) ERP
2 5 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (11.11%) UML
2 5 (11.11%) ITIL
2 5 (11.11%) OO
3 4 (8.89%) Software Testing
3 4 (8.89%) CRM
4 3 (6.67%) MVVM
4 3 (6.67%) Unit Testing
4 3 (6.67%) E-Commerce
4 3 (6.67%) Configuration Management
4 3 (6.67%) IT Governance
4 3 (6.67%) MVC
5 2 (4.44%) E-business
5 2 (4.44%) Incident Management
5 2 (4.44%) TDD
5 2 (4.44%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (4.44%) OOA/OOD
5 2 (4.44%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 27 (60.00%) SQL
2 15 (33.33%) C#
3 8 (17.78%) Java
4 5 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 4 (8.89%) PL/SQL
6 3 (6.67%) PHP
6 3 (6.67%) XAML
7 2 (4.44%) Shell Script
7 2 (4.44%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (17.78%) Degree
2 4 (8.89%) ISEB
2 4 (8.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (4.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (4.44%) Chartered Engineer
4 1 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) ISO 9001
1 3 (6.67%) TickIT
System Software
1 2 (4.44%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 15 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (17.78%) JD Edwards
3 5 (11.11%) VMware
4 4 (8.89%) SAP
5 3 (6.67%) Zend
5 3 (6.67%) Telerik
6 2 (4.44%) Northgate
6 2 (4.44%) Siemens
7 1 (2.22%) Motorola
7 1 (2.22%) IBM
7 1 (2.22%) HP
7 1 (2.22%) EMC
7 1 (2.22%) Capita