The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Middlesex region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 19 9 12
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +3
Contract jobs citing Oracle 10 18 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 4.35% 7.73% 7.45%
As % of the Vendors category 9.80% 13.43% 15.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 12
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £309 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £505 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £50.50 £30.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+68.33% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £34.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+2.89% +4.54%
Vendors Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
102 134 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 44.35% 57.51% 48.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 78 56
Average daily rate £405 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £258 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 2
Average hourly rate £42.75 £30.00 £34.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.50% -13.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.85 £22.63 £31.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.50 £31.00 £37.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
Oracle
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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 22 July 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 22 July 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 8 (30.77%) .NET
1 8 (30.77%) SAP
2 7 (26.92%) SQL
3 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
3 6 (23.08%) UNIX
3 6 (23.08%) Windows
4 5 (19.23%) ITIL
4 5 (19.23%) Six Sigma
4 5 (19.23%) Oracle Database
4 5 (19.23%) Relational Database
5 4 (15.38%) Linux
5 4 (15.38%) OO
5 4 (15.38%) C#
6 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET
6 3 (11.54%) CRM
6 3 (11.54%) Project Management
6 3 (11.54%) NetApp
6 3 (11.54%) JD Edwards
6 3 (11.54%) SOA
6 3 (11.54%) ETL
6 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
6 3 (11.54%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (11.54%) Billing
7 2 (7.69%) Lean Six Sigma
7 2 (7.69%) Data Migration
7 2 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (7.69%) Risk Assessment

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 (7.69%) SAP Web AS
1 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
1 2 (7.69%) Apache
2 1 (3.85%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (3.85%) IIS
2 1 (3.85%) NetWeaver
2 1 (3.85%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.85%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Demantra
2 1 (3.85%) Magento
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) LAN
1 2 (7.69%) WAN
1 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.85%) Internet
2 1 (3.85%) Extranet
2 1 (3.85%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 5 (19.23%) Oracle Database
2 5 (19.23%) Relational Database
3 2 (7.69%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (3.85%) OLAP
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (3.85%) MS Access
4 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle Discoverer
4 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.85%) Star Schema
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (3.85%) ERwin
1 1 (3.85%) Toad
General
1 3 (11.54%) Pharmaceutical
1 3 (11.54%) Billing
2 2 (7.69%) Finance
3 1 (3.85%) Back Office
3 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.85%) Marketing
3 1 (3.85%) French Language
3 1 (3.85%) German Language
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) Analyst
2 3 (11.54%) Consultant
2 3 (11.54%) Architect
2 3 (11.54%) Project Manager
2 3 (11.54%) Support Analyst
2 3 (11.54%) Applications Support
2 3 (11.54%) Applications Support Analyst
2 3 (11.54%) Developer
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle Analyst
3 2 (7.69%) Data Analyst
3 2 (7.69%) Assistant Project Manager
4 1 (3.85%) Technical Design Consultant
4 1 (3.85%) WPF Developer
4 1 (3.85%) Business Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) Coordinator
4 1 (3.85%) DBA
4 1 (3.85%) Technical Architect
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (3.85%) .NET Developer
4 1 (3.85%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (30.77%) .NET
2 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET
3 2 (7.69%) SAP Basis
3 2 (7.69%) JMS
3 2 (7.69%) Middleware
3 2 (7.69%) MSMQ
3 2 (7.69%) SOAP
3 2 (7.69%) HTML
3 2 (7.69%) REST
3 2 (7.69%) SAP PI
4 1 (3.85%) HTML5
4 1 (3.85%) STL
4 1 (3.85%) Web Services
4 1 (3.85%) VML
4 1 (3.85%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.85%) ArcObjects
4 1 (3.85%) WCF
4 1 (3.85%) WPF
4 1 (3.85%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Open Source
1 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (3.85%) PMI
1 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
1 1 (3.85%) CLARiiON
1 1 (3.85%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 6 (23.08%) UNIX
1 6 (23.08%) Windows
2 4 (15.38%) Linux
3 2 (7.69%) Solaris
3 2 (7.69%) Apple iOS
3 2 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.85%) AIX
4 1 (3.85%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (19.23%) ITIL
1 5 (19.23%) Six Sigma
2 4 (15.38%) OO
3 3 (11.54%) CRM
3 3 (11.54%) Project Management
3 3 (11.54%) SOA
3 3 (11.54%) ETL
3 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (7.69%) Lean Six Sigma
4 2 (7.69%) Data Migration
4 2 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (7.69%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (7.69%) Information Security
4 2 (7.69%) Migration
4 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce
4 2 (7.69%) ERP
4 2 (7.69%) EAI
4 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 7 (26.92%) SQL
2 4 (15.38%) C#
3 2 (7.69%) Java
3 2 (7.69%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.85%) sed
4 1 (3.85%) C
4 1 (3.85%) VB
4 1 (3.85%) VB.NET
4 1 (3.85%) PHP
4 1 (3.85%) C++
4 1 (3.85%) AWK
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) CISM
1 2 (7.69%) CISSP
2 1 (3.85%) PMP
2 1 (3.85%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.85%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (3.85%) GAAP
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.85%) XenApp
2 1 (3.85%) XenDesktop
2 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) SAP
2 3 (11.54%) NetApp
2 3 (11.54%) JD Edwards
2 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.69%) VMware
3 2 (7.69%) HP
3 2 (7.69%) Red Hat
3 2 (7.69%) 3PAR
4 1 (3.85%) Business Objects
4 1 (3.85%) Cognos
4 1 (3.85%) Informatica
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco
4 1 (3.85%) IBM
4 1 (3.85%) EMC
4 1 (3.85%) Citrix
4 1 (3.85%) ESRI
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