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 12 February 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle
Rank 9 11 15
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Contract jobs citing Oracle 22 14 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 14.86% 7.53% 5.80%
As % of the Vendors category 26.51% 20.00% 9.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 10 7
Average daily rate £350 £325 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -35.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £388 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.45% +4.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £32.21
% change year-on-year
- +24.18%
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
83 70 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 56.08% 37.63% 61.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 44 80
Average daily rate £385 £396 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £267 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £432 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 8
Average hourly rate £12.50 - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

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 12 February 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 12 February 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 42 (84.00%) SQL
2 29 (58.00%) Unix
3 27 (54.00%) Linux
4 25 (50.00%) Perl
4 25 (50.00%) STL
4 25 (50.00%) C
4 25 (50.00%) C++
4 25 (50.00%) Multithreading
4 25 (50.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 10 (20.00%) Oracle Database
6 7 (14.00%) PL/SQL
7 6 (12.00%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (10.00%) Solaris
8 5 (10.00%) SQL Server
8 5 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (10.00%) Microsoft
9 4 (8.00%) Validation
9 4 (8.00%) Migration
9 4 (8.00%) Billing
9 4 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (8.00%) ETL
9 4 (8.00%) Windows
9 4 (8.00%) Oracle APEX
9 4 (8.00%) Analytics
9 4 (8.00%) Relational Database
10 3 (6.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 3 (6.00%) Degree
10 3 (6.00%) High Availability
10 3 (6.00%) ITIL
10 3 (6.00%) MS Excel

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 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 (4.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (4.00%) Sonic ESB
2 1 (2.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.00%) IIS
2 1 (2.00%) iPlanet
2 1 (2.00%) MQSeries
2 1 (2.00%) Node.js
2 1 (2.00%) SAS
2 1 (2.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (6.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) BusinessWare
1 1 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.00%) Northgate Housing
1 1 (2.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 1 (2.00%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 6 (12.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (10.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (8.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (4.00%) Big Data
5 2 (4.00%) DB2
5 2 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (4.00%) RDBMS
5 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.00%) Data Mining
6 1 (2.00%) DB2 UDB
6 1 (2.00%) GIS
6 1 (2.00%) JasperReports
6 1 (2.00%) MS Access
6 1 (2.00%) MySQL
6 1 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.00%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (4.00%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (2.00%) AccuRev
3 1 (2.00%) Ant
3 1 (2.00%) DbUnit
3 1 (2.00%) EasyMock
3 1 (2.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.00%) Grunt
3 1 (2.00%) HttpUnit
3 1 (2.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.00%) JIRA
3 1 (2.00%) JUnit
3 1 (2.00%) Maven
3 1 (2.00%) Protractor
3 1 (2.00%) Toad
General
1 4 (8.00%) Billing
2 1 (2.00%) Marketing
2 1 (2.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 34 (68.00%) Developer
2 26 (52.00%) Oracle Developer
3 24 (48.00%) C++ Developer
4 21 (42.00%) Unix Engineer
5 18 (36.00%) Linux Developer
5 18 (36.00%) Linux Engineer
5 18 (36.00%) SQL Developer
5 18 (36.00%) Unix Developer
5 18 (36.00%) Unix Linux Engineer
6 8 (16.00%) C++ Software Developer
7 7 (14.00%) Software Developer
8 5 (10.00%) Architect
9 4 (8.00%) Analyst
10 2 (4.00%) Applications Support
10 2 (4.00%) C++ Software Engineer
10 2 (4.00%) Data Analyst
10 2 (4.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
10 2 (4.00%) Infrastructure Architect
10 2 (4.00%) Software Engineer
10 2 (4.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (50.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 25 (50.00%) STL
2 1 (2.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (2.00%) EclipseLink
2 1 (2.00%) EJB
2 1 (2.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (2.00%) HTML
2 1 (2.00%) J2EE
2 1 (2.00%) JDO
2 1 (2.00%) JMS
2 1 (2.00%) JSP
2 1 (2.00%) Middleware
2 1 (2.00%) MSMQ
2 1 (2.00%) PrimeFaces
2 1 (2.00%) Servlets
2 1 (2.00%) SOAP
2 1 (2.00%) Struts
2 1 (2.00%) Web Services
2 1 (2.00%) XHTML
2 1 (2.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (4.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (4.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.00%) AS400
2 1 (2.00%) Clustering
2 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.00%) Data Extraction
2 1 (2.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (2.00%) Reference Data
2 1 (2.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 29 (58.00%) Unix
2 27 (54.00%) Linux
3 5 (10.00%) Solaris
4 4 (8.00%) Windows
5 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.00%) AIX
6 1 (2.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 1 (2.00%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 5 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (8.00%) Analytics
3 4 (8.00%) ETL
3 4 (8.00%) Migration
3 4 (8.00%) Validation
4 3 (6.00%) High Availability
4 3 (6.00%) ITIL
4 3 (6.00%) Project Management
4 3 (6.00%) TOGAF
5 2 (4.00%) Change Management
5 2 (4.00%) Data Mapping
5 2 (4.00%) Data Migration
5 2 (4.00%) EAI
5 2 (4.00%) Load Balancing
5 2 (4.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (4.00%) Zachman Framework
6 1 (2.00%) Business Analysis
6 1 (2.00%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 42 (84.00%) SQL
2 25 (50.00%) C
2 25 (50.00%) C++
2 25 (50.00%) Perl
3 7 (14.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.00%) Java
4 1 (2.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.00%) MapBasic
4 1 (2.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (6.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 1 (2.00%) CCSP
2 1 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.00%) CISM
2 1 (2.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (6.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (6.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.00%) ClearTrust
2 1 (2.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) Oracle Flashback
2 1 (2.00%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (2.00%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 5 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.00%) VMware
3 2 (4.00%) Pega
3 2 (4.00%) SAP
4 1 (2.00%) BEA
4 1 (2.00%) CA
4 1 (2.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.00%) Cisco
4 1 (2.00%) Cognos
4 1 (2.00%) Hyperion
4 1 (2.00%) IBM
4 1 (2.00%) Mapinfo
4 1 (2.00%) Northgate
4 1 (2.00%) Orchard
4 1 (2.00%) Tableau
4 1 (2.00%) Teradata
4 1 (2.00%) Tumbleweed
4 1 (2.00%) Veritas
4 1 (2.00%) Vitria