The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 7 8 6
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Contract jobs citing Oracle 17 22 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 11.11% 10.73% 10.05%
As % of the Vendors category 17.53% 18.49% 18.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 4
Average daily rate
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£375 £600 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +37.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £600 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £600 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £28.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.75 £32.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% -1.51%
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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 Midlands region.

Vendors Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
97 119 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 63.40% 58.05% 53.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 36 36
Average daily rate £375 £475 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £330 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £600 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Average hourly rate £27.50 £26.50 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.77% -5.35%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.95
% change year-on-year
- -7.65%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

Oracle
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Oracle Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 17 (65.38%) SQL
2 13 (50.00%) UNIX
3 12 (46.15%) Java
4 9 (34.62%) Oracle Database
5 8 (30.77%) PL/SQL
6 7 (26.92%) SAP
6 7 (26.92%) Shell Script
7 6 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (19.23%) Finance
8 5 (19.23%) J2EE
8 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
8 5 (19.23%) Pega
9 4 (15.38%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (15.38%) Migration
9 4 (15.38%) Linux
9 4 (15.38%) Oracle Discoverer
10 3 (11.54%) WebLogic
10 3 (11.54%) Oracle EBS
10 3 (11.54%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (11.54%) Oracle Financials
10 3 (11.54%) Windows
10 3 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (11.54%) CRM
10 3 (11.54%) Documentum
10 3 (11.54%) OLAP
10 3 (11.54%) Oracle EBS R12
10 3 (11.54%) Oracle Applications
10 3 (11.54%) Oracle OWB
10 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (11.54%) Degree

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 3 (11.54%) WebLogic
1 3 (11.54%) Documentum
2 2 (7.69%) NetWeaver
3 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle BPEL
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle Financials
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (34.62%) Oracle Database
2 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
3 4 (15.38%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (15.38%) Oracle Discoverer
4 3 (11.54%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (11.54%) OLAP
4 3 (11.54%) Oracle OWB
4 3 (11.54%) Oracle OLAP
5 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (7.69%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (3.85%) SAP BW
6 1 (3.85%) OLTP
6 1 (3.85%) DataStage
6 1 (3.85%) MySQL
6 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (3.85%) Xcelsius
6 1 (3.85%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (3.85%) SAP HANA
6 1 (3.85%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Eclipse
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle APEX
General
1 5 (19.23%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Retail
2 1 (3.85%) Billing
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Consultant
2 7 (26.92%) Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Architect
4 3 (11.54%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 3 (11.54%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Oracle Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) SAP Basis Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) SAP Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Designer
5 2 (7.69%) Applications Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Test Manager
6 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Support Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) DBA
6 1 (3.85%) Analyst Programmer
6 1 (3.85%) Programmer
6 1 (3.85%) Oracle Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) J2EE
2 2 (7.69%) SAP Basis
2 2 (7.69%) .NET
2 2 (7.69%) XML
2 2 (7.69%) Middleware
3 1 (3.85%) XSD
3 1 (3.85%) JMS
3 1 (3.85%) HTML
3 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.85%) JDBC
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (3.85%) jQuery
3 1 (3.85%) Spring
3 1 (3.85%) WCF
3 1 (3.85%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) GIS
1 1 (3.85%) FMCG
1 1 (3.85%) Data Extraction
1 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (50.00%) UNIX
2 4 (15.38%) Linux
3 3 (11.54%) Windows
4 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (15.38%) Migration
3 3 (11.54%) CRM
3 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (7.69%) Logistics
4 2 (7.69%) Test Strategy
4 2 (7.69%) ETL
4 2 (7.69%) Waterfall
5 1 (3.85%) Process Improvement
5 1 (3.85%) Project Management
5 1 (3.85%) Change Management
5 1 (3.85%) Regression Testing
5 1 (3.85%) E-business
5 1 (3.85%) Workflow
5 1 (3.85%) Validation
5 1 (3.85%) ITIL
5 1 (3.85%) ERP
5 1 (3.85%) Data Modelling
5 1 (3.85%) SOA
5 1 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (65.38%) SQL
2 12 (46.15%) Java
3 8 (30.77%) PL/SQL
4 7 (26.92%) Shell Script
5 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.85%) C#
6 1 (3.85%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Degree
2 2 (7.69%) VCP4
2 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) SAP
2 5 (19.23%) Pega
3 2 (7.69%) Business Objects
3 2 (7.69%) Cognos
3 2 (7.69%) Informatica
4 1 (3.85%) RedPrairie
4 1 (3.85%) IBM
4 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.85%) Sybase
4 1 (3.85%) Ab Initio
4 1 (3.85%) Netezza
4 1 (3.85%) LANDesk
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