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 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 16 10 5
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -5
Contract jobs citing Oracle 12 17 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 6.12% 7.87% 10.68%
As % of the Vendors category 15.58% 13.60% 17.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 12
Average daily rate
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£316 £500 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.90% +53.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £365 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £16.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.40 £30.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+21.32% -11.75%
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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
77 125 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 39.29% 57.87% 59.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 81 68
Average daily rate £400 £475 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £308 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £551 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 9
Average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.06% -8.33%
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 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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014, 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 18 (64.29%) SQL
2 13 (46.43%) UNIX
3 10 (35.71%) SQL Server
4 9 (32.14%) Windows
5 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 8 (28.57%) AIX
6 7 (25.00%) C++
6 7 (25.00%) STL
6 7 (25.00%) RDBMS
6 7 (25.00%) Relational Database
7 6 (21.43%) Linux
8 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
8 5 (17.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 5 (17.86%) HTML
8 5 (17.86%) JavaScript
8 5 (17.86%) PL/SQL
8 5 (17.86%) CSS
8 5 (17.86%) Migration
8 5 (17.86%) E-Commerce
8 5 (17.86%) Citrix
8 5 (17.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 5 (17.86%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (17.86%) XenApp
8 5 (17.86%) XenDesktop
8 5 (17.86%) jQuery
8 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (14.29%) Korn
9 4 (14.29%) JIRA
9 4 (14.29%) VMware

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.57%) Confluence
2 1 (3.57%) Lync
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle UPK
2 1 (3.57%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
2 4 (14.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Demantra
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle AGIS
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) LAN
1 4 (14.29%) WAN
2 1 (3.57%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 7 (25.00%) RDBMS
2 7 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (14.29%) Oracle Database
5 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (7.14%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (7.14%) SQL Navigator
7 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
7 1 (3.57%) MS Access
7 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 5 (17.86%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (17.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 4 (14.29%) JIRA
3 2 (7.14%) Toad
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
1 1 (3.57%) Finance
1 1 (3.57%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Developer
2 7 (25.00%) Analyst
2 7 (25.00%) C++ Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Applications Support Analyst
3 5 (17.86%) Support Analyst
3 5 (17.86%) Applications Support
4 4 (14.29%) Consultant
5 3 (10.71%) Technical Design Consultant
5 3 (10.71%) Technical Consultant
5 3 (10.71%) Architect
5 3 (10.71%) Project Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Test Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Assistant Project Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence Architect
7 1 (3.57%) OBIEE Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Coordinator
7 1 (3.57%) Business Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Oracle Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) E-Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.00%) STL
2 5 (17.86%) HTML
2 5 (17.86%) CSS
2 5 (17.86%) jQuery
3 4 (14.29%) Web Services
4 1 (3.57%) XML
4 1 (3.57%) DOM
4 1 (3.57%) Ajax
4 1 (3.57%) Java EE
4 1 (3.57%) JSON
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (3.57%) HTML5
4 1 (3.57%) CSS3
4 1 (3.57%) Backbone.js
4 1 (3.57%) Ember.js
4 1 (3.57%) AngularJS
4 1 (3.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.14%) DTV
3 1 (3.57%) Wiki
3 1 (3.57%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 13 (46.43%) UNIX
2 9 (32.14%) Windows
3 8 (28.57%) AIX
4 6 (21.43%) Linux
5 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (14.29%) Solaris
6 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.86%) E-Commerce
1 5 (17.86%) Migration
2 4 (14.29%) Service Management
2 4 (14.29%) ITIL
2 4 (14.29%) ITSM
2 4 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (7.14%) Software Testing
3 2 (7.14%) Test Strategy
3 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2
3 2 (7.14%) ERP
3 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (7.14%) Six Sigma
3 2 (7.14%) Project Management
3 2 (7.14%) Lean Six Sigma
4 1 (3.57%) Unit Testing
4 1 (3.57%) Data Migration
4 1 (3.57%) Change Control
4 1 (3.57%) E-business
4 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (3.57%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (64.29%) SQL
2 7 (25.00%) C++
3 5 (17.86%) JavaScript
3 5 (17.86%) PL/SQL
4 4 (14.29%) Shell Script
4 4 (14.29%) Korn
4 4 (14.29%) Bash Shell
5 3 (10.71%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.57%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (17.86%) XenApp
1 5 (17.86%) XenDesktop
2 4 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) SCCM
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.86%) Citrix
3 4 (14.29%) NetApp
3 4 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 4 (14.29%) Cisco
3 4 (14.29%) IBM
3 4 (14.29%) HP
3 4 (14.29%) VMware
3 4 (14.29%) 3PAR
4 3 (10.71%) SAP
5 2 (7.14%) JD Edwards
6 1 (3.57%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (3.57%) ReadSoft
6 1 (3.57%) ATG
6 1 (3.57%) Adobe
6 1 (3.57%) AppSense
6 1 (3.57%) Endeca