The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 29 April 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle
Rank 7 17 12
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -5
Contract jobs citing Oracle 19 6 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 11.31% 3.77% 6.67%
As % of the Vendors category 21.59% 7.69% 13.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 4 10
Average daily rate £350 £323 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.52% -19.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £300 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £401 £512
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £18.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -12.50%
Oracle
South East

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

Vendors Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
88 78 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 52.38% 49.06% 50.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 44 79
Average daily rate £400 £388 £396
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -2.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 5
Average hourly rate £13.75 £18.25 £34.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.65% -47.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £19.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £22.50 £36.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Oracle
Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Oracle Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

Oracle
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Oracle Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 36 (81.82%) SQL
2 25 (56.82%) Unix
2 25 (56.82%) Linux
3 23 (52.27%) STL
3 23 (52.27%) C
3 23 (52.27%) C++
3 23 (52.27%) Perl
3 23 (52.27%) Multithreading
3 23 (52.27%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 12 (27.27%) Software Engineering
5 9 (20.45%) Oracle Database
6 5 (11.36%) Relational Database
6 5 (11.36%) SQL Server
6 5 (11.36%) ITIL
7 4 (9.09%) PL/SQL
7 4 (9.09%) Microsoft
7 4 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (6.82%) High Availability
8 3 (6.82%) IBM
8 3 (6.82%) Active Directory
8 3 (6.82%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (6.82%) RDBMS
8 3 (6.82%) Java
8 3 (6.82%) Solaris
8 3 (6.82%) Web Services
8 3 (6.82%) MySQL
8 3 (6.82%) SAP
9 2 (4.55%) IIS
9 2 (4.55%) XML

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 2 (4.55%) IIS
1 2 (4.55%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.27%) Apache
2 1 (2.27%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.27%) iPlanet
2 1 (2.27%) MQSeries
2 1 (2.27%) nginx
2 1 (2.27%) Node.js
2 1 (2.27%) SAS
2 1 (2.27%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) BusinessWare
1 1 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.27%) Northgate Housing
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 1 (2.27%) SAP ERP
1 1 (2.27%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.27%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (2.27%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.55%) Firewall
2 1 (2.27%) DNS
2 1 (2.27%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.45%) Oracle Database
2 5 (11.36%) Relational Database
2 5 (11.36%) SQL Server
3 4 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (6.82%) MySQL
4 3 (6.82%) RDBMS
5 2 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (4.55%) DB2
5 2 (4.55%) Informix
5 2 (4.55%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.27%) Data Mining
6 1 (2.27%) DB2 UDB
6 1 (2.27%) GIS
6 1 (2.27%) JasperReports
6 1 (2.27%) MS Access
6 1 (2.27%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (2.27%) AccuRev
2 1 (2.27%) Ant
2 1 (2.27%) DbUnit
2 1 (2.27%) EasyMock
2 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.27%) Grunt
2 1 (2.27%) HttpUnit
2 1 (2.27%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.27%) JIRA
2 1 (2.27%) JUnit
2 1 (2.27%) Maven
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.27%) Protractor
2 1 (2.27%) Toad
General
1 2 (4.55%) Billing
2 1 (2.27%) Finance
2 1 (2.27%) Marketing
2 1 (2.27%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 31 (70.45%) Developer
2 28 (63.64%) Oracle Developer
3 25 (56.82%) Unix Engineer
4 23 (52.27%) C++ Developer
4 23 (52.27%) Linux Developer
4 23 (52.27%) Linux Engineer
4 23 (52.27%) SQL Developer
4 23 (52.27%) Unix Developer
4 23 (52.27%) Unix Linux Engineer
5 12 (27.27%) Software Engineer
6 11 (25.00%) C++ Software Developer
6 11 (25.00%) C++ Software Engineer
6 11 (25.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) Architect
8 2 (4.55%) Analyst
8 2 (4.55%) C# Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Data Warehouse Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Java Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Java Software Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (52.27%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 23 (52.27%) STL
2 3 (6.82%) Web Services
3 2 (4.55%) .NET
3 2 (4.55%) .NET Framework
3 2 (4.55%) HTML
3 2 (4.55%) Java EE
3 2 (4.55%) RESTful
3 2 (4.55%) Spring
3 2 (4.55%) Spring MVC
3 2 (4.55%) WCF
3 2 (4.55%) XML
4 1 (2.27%) Ajax
4 1 (2.27%) Apache Wicket
4 1 (2.27%) GWT
4 1 (2.27%) ICEfaces
4 1 (2.27%) jQuery
4 1 (2.27%) JSON
4 1 (2.27%) RichFaces
4 1 (2.27%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.27%) AS400
2 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.27%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.27%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 25 (56.82%) Linux
1 25 (56.82%) Unix
2 3 (6.82%) Solaris
3 2 (4.55%) Windows
4 1 (2.27%) AIX
4 1 (2.27%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.27%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (52.27%) Multithreading
2 12 (27.27%) Software Engineering
3 5 (11.36%) ITIL
4 4 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (6.82%) High Availability
5 3 (6.82%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (4.55%) Data Mapping
6 2 (4.55%) Incident Management
6 2 (4.55%) Migration
6 2 (4.55%) MVC
6 2 (4.55%) Performance Management
6 2 (4.55%) Project Management
6 2 (4.55%) SDLC
6 2 (4.55%) Supplier Management
6 2 (4.55%) TOGAF
6 2 (4.55%) Validation
7 1 (2.27%) Change Management
7 1 (2.27%) Identity Management
7 1 (2.27%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 36 (81.82%) SQL
2 23 (52.27%) C
2 23 (52.27%) C++
2 23 (52.27%) Perl
3 4 (9.09%) PL/SQL
4 3 (6.82%) Java
5 2 (4.55%) C#
5 2 (4.55%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.27%) MapBasic
6 1 (2.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (4.55%) Degree
1 2 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.27%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 1 (2.27%) CCSP
2 1 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.27%) CISM
2 1 (2.27%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (6.82%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.27%) ClearTrust
2 1 (2.27%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 2 (4.55%) Oracle Flashback
2 1 (2.27%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 4 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.82%) IBM
2 3 (6.82%) SAP
3 1 (2.27%) BEA
3 1 (2.27%) CA
3 1 (2.27%) CheckPoint
3 1 (2.27%) Mapinfo
3 1 (2.27%) Northgate
3 1 (2.27%) Orchard
3 1 (2.27%) Veritas
3 1 (2.27%) Vitria