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 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 5 8 19
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +11
Contract jobs citing Oracle 21 21 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 14.29% 10.34% 2.65%
As % of the Vendors category 22.83% 20.79% 5.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 2
Average daily rate
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£375 £425 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +70.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £425 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £450 £290
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £32.10
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +24.61%
Oracle
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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
92 101 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 62.59% 49.75% 51.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 27 36
Average daily rate £400 £425 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £478 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £20.00 - £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

Oracle Daily Rate Histogram 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 27 April 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 18 (69.23%) SQL
2 14 (53.85%) UNIX
3 13 (50.00%) Java
4 10 (38.46%) PL/SQL
5 9 (34.62%) Oracle Database
6 8 (30.77%) Shell Script
7 7 (26.92%) SAP
8 5 (19.23%) J2EE
8 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
8 5 (19.23%) CRM
8 5 (19.23%) Degree
8 5 (19.23%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (19.23%) Pega
9 4 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (15.38%) Oracle Database 10g
9 4 (15.38%) Finance
9 4 (15.38%) Windows
9 4 (15.38%) Linux
10 3 (11.54%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (11.54%) Oracle Financials
10 3 (11.54%) OLAP
10 3 (11.54%) Documentum
10 3 (11.54%) .NET
10 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
10 3 (11.54%) Oracle Discoverer
10 3 (11.54%) WebLogic
10 3 (11.54%) Oracle OLAP
10 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (11.54%) Oracle OWB
11 2 (7.69%) Waterfall

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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%) Documentum
1 3 (11.54%) WebLogic
2 2 (7.69%) NetWeaver
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle BPEL
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (3.85%) Northgate Housing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) Internet
2 1 (3.85%) Firewall
2 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.85%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (34.62%) Oracle Database
2 5 (19.23%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
3 4 (15.38%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (11.54%) Oracle Discoverer
4 3 (11.54%) OLAP
4 3 (11.54%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (11.54%) Oracle OWB
4 3 (11.54%) Oracle OLAP
5 2 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (7.69%) MySQL
5 2 (7.69%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (3.85%) SAP BW
6 1 (3.85%) OLTP
6 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
6 1 (3.85%) MaxDB
6 1 (3.85%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (3.85%) Xcelsius
6 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Developer
2 7 (26.92%) Consultant
3 5 (19.23%) Architect
4 3 (11.54%) Designer
4 3 (11.54%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 3 (11.54%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (7.69%) SAP Basis Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) SAP Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Oracle Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) DBA
6 1 (3.85%) Analyst Programmer
6 1 (3.85%) Programmer
6 1 (3.85%) Process Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (3.85%) Support Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Administrator
6 1 (3.85%) Oracle DBA
6 1 (3.85%) Oracle Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Oracle Applications DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) J2EE
2 3 (11.54%) .NET
3 2 (7.69%) HTML
3 2 (7.69%) WCF
3 2 (7.69%) WPF
3 2 (7.69%) Middleware
3 2 (7.69%) SAP Basis
3 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET
3 2 (7.69%) XML
4 1 (3.85%) XSD
4 1 (3.85%) JMS
4 1 (3.85%) CGI
4 1 (3.85%) JDBC
4 1 (3.85%) Web Services
4 1 (3.85%) Spring
4 1 (3.85%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) GIS
1 1 (3.85%) Data Extraction
1 1 (3.85%) Open Source
1 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (53.85%) UNIX
2 4 (15.38%) Windows
2 4 (15.38%) Linux
3 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
3 1 (3.85%) SUSE
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (19.23%) CRM
2 4 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (7.69%) Data Management
4 2 (7.69%) Unit Testing
4 2 (7.69%) Waterfall
4 2 (7.69%) Test Strategy
4 2 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (7.69%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.85%) BPEL
5 1 (3.85%) Automated Testing
5 1 (3.85%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.85%) Project Management
5 1 (3.85%) Change Management
5 1 (3.85%) E-business
5 1 (3.85%) Workflow
5 1 (3.85%) Migration
5 1 (3.85%) ERP
5 1 (3.85%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 18 (69.23%) SQL
2 13 (50.00%) Java
3 10 (38.46%) PL/SQL
4 8 (30.77%) Shell Script
5 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
6 2 (7.69%) C#
7 1 (3.85%) Ruby
7 1 (3.85%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Degree
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%) Northgate
3 2 (7.69%) Business Objects
3 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.69%) Informatica
4 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.85%) Ab Initio
4 1 (3.85%) Sybase
4 1 (3.85%) Cognos
4 1 (3.85%) Netezza
4 1 (3.85%) LANDesk
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