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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 25 16 10
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -6
Contract jobs citing Oracle 7 32 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.81% 10.56% 13.69%
As % of the Vendors category 6.54% 23.19% 27.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 1
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£305 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.66% +9.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £365 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 17
Average hourly rate - £34.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -1.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.40 £30.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+21.32% -11.75%
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
107 138 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 42.97% 45.54% 49.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 53 40
Average daily rate £300 £310 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £242 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £434 £438 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 32 38
Average hourly rate £16.72 £17.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.64% -51.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.82 £11.51 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £36.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 -8 4 £500 +66.66% 2
Loughborough - - - -
Oracle
East Midlands

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 21 (48.84%) SQL
2 17 (39.53%) Microsoft
3 16 (37.21%) .NET
4 15 (34.88%) C#
4 15 (34.88%) UNIX
5 14 (32.56%) Windows
5 14 (32.56%) .NET Framework
6 13 (30.23%) SQL Server
7 11 (25.58%) Visual Studio
8 10 (23.26%) ERP
9 9 (20.93%) Finance
9 9 (20.93%) Relational Database
10 8 (18.60%) Degree
11 7 (16.28%) Oracle Reports
11 7 (16.28%) MS Excel
12 6 (13.95%) HTML
12 6 (13.95%) ITIL
12 6 (13.95%) Retail
13 5 (11.63%) User Acceptance Testing
13 5 (11.63%) Oracle Database
13 5 (11.63%) IT Governance
13 5 (11.63%) VMware
13 5 (11.63%) SAS
13 5 (11.63%) Business Intelligence
13 5 (11.63%) JD Edwards
13 5 (11.63%) DB2
14 4 (9.30%) MS Office
14 4 (9.30%) SAP
14 4 (9.30%) Linux
14 4 (9.30%) UML

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 5 (11.63%) SAS
2 3 (6.98%) IIS
3 2 (4.65%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.33%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.33%) Apache
4 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (16.28%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.30%) MS Office
3 3 (6.98%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (6.98%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 2 (4.65%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) TCP/IP
1 2 (4.65%) SAN
1 2 (4.65%) Modbus
2 1 (2.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (30.23%) SQL Server
2 9 (20.93%) Relational Database
3 7 (16.28%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (11.63%) DB2
4 5 (11.63%) Oracle Database
5 4 (9.30%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (6.98%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 11 (25.58%) Visual Studio
2 3 (6.98%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Blend
2 3 (6.98%) Toad
3 1 (2.33%) JMeter
3 1 (2.33%) NUnit
3 1 (2.33%) Maven
3 1 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle Forms
General
1 9 (20.93%) Finance
2 6 (13.95%) Retail
3 2 (4.65%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (34.88%) Developer
2 12 (27.91%) Analyst
3 11 (25.58%) C# Developer
4 7 (16.28%) Architect
5 6 (13.95%) Software Developer
5 6 (13.95%) C# Software Developer
6 5 (11.63%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (11.63%) .NET Developer
6 5 (11.63%) Test Analyst
6 5 (11.63%) Technical Architect
7 4 (9.30%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (9.30%) Technical Analyst
8 3 (6.98%) Java Developer
8 3 (6.98%) DBA
8 3 (6.98%) Senior Developer
8 3 (6.98%) Project Manager
8 3 (6.98%) UAT Test Analyst
8 3 (6.98%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (6.98%) Senior Technical Analyst
8 3 (6.98%) UAT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (37.21%) .NET
2 14 (32.56%) .NET Framework
3 6 (13.95%) HTML
4 4 (9.30%) jQuery
4 4 (9.30%) CSS
5 3 (6.98%) ADO.NET
5 3 (6.98%) ASP.NET
5 3 (6.98%) XML
5 3 (6.98%) Hibernate
5 3 (6.98%) Spring
5 3 (6.98%) WCF
5 3 (6.98%) WPF
5 3 (6.98%) Silverlight
5 3 (6.98%) Java EE
5 3 (6.98%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (6.98%) HTML5
5 3 (6.98%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (4.65%) XSLT
6 2 (4.65%) JSP
6 2 (4.65%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.98%) Computer Science
1 3 (6.98%) Fat Client
1 3 (6.98%) Thin Client
1 3 (6.98%) User Experience
2 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.33%) Open Source
2 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 15 (34.88%) UNIX
2 14 (32.56%) Windows
3 4 (9.30%) Linux
4 1 (2.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.26%) ERP
2 6 (13.95%) ITIL
3 5 (11.63%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (11.63%) IT Governance
3 5 (11.63%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (9.30%) Software Testing
4 4 (9.30%) UML
5 3 (6.98%) Configuration Management
5 3 (6.98%) MVC
5 3 (6.98%) Incident Management
5 3 (6.98%) MVVM
5 3 (6.98%) Unit Testing
6 2 (4.65%) Process Improvement
6 2 (4.65%) Business Transformation
6 2 (4.65%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (4.65%) ETL
6 2 (4.65%) Migration
6 2 (4.65%) TDD
6 2 (4.65%) TOGAF
6 2 (4.65%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 21 (48.84%) SQL
2 15 (34.88%) C#
3 3 (6.98%) Java
3 3 (6.98%) JavaScript
3 3 (6.98%) XAML
4 2 (4.65%) C++
5 1 (2.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (18.60%) Degree
2 4 (9.30%) ISEB
2 4 (9.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (6.98%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (4.65%) Chartered Engineer
5 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (2.33%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) ISO 9001
1 3 (6.98%) TickIT
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 17 (39.53%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.63%) JD Edwards
2 5 (11.63%) VMware
3 4 (9.30%) SAP
4 3 (6.98%) Telerik
5 2 (4.65%) IBM
5 2 (4.65%) Siemens
6 1 (2.33%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (2.33%) HP
6 1 (2.33%) EMC
6 1 (2.33%) Informatica
6 1 (2.33%) Motorola