The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 12 10 6
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Contract jobs citing Oracle 92 79 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 11.19% 10.72% 14.04%
As % of the Vendors category 24.60% 24.46% 27.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 56 60
Average daily rate
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£400 £350 £334
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +4.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £268 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £389 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.76%
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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 Milton Keynes region.

Vendors Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
374 323 365
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 45.50% 43.83% 51.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 141 183
Average daily rate £339 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.21% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £175 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 34 25
Average hourly rate £12.75 £12.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.00% -3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.04 £9.00 £12.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £17.50 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.97 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-0.18% +2.70%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Oracle
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Oracle Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Oracle
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Oracle Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 75 (33.33%) Finance
2 74 (32.89%) SQL
3 65 (28.89%) Agile Software Development
4 54 (24.00%) Microsoft
5 51 (22.67%) Oracle Database
6 49 (21.78%) C#
7 46 (20.44%) .NET
8 43 (19.11%) UNIX
9 40 (17.78%) Scrum
10 39 (17.33%) PRINCE2
11 38 (16.89%) TDD
12 37 (16.44%) Windows
12 37 (16.44%) Continuous Integration
13 34 (15.11%) Java
14 33 (14.67%) OO
15 32 (14.22%) Project Management
16 29 (12.89%) N-Tier
16 29 (12.89%) MVC
17 28 (12.44%) Data Warehouse
17 28 (12.44%) ASP.NET
18 27 (12.00%) SOA
18 27 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC
19 26 (11.56%) Oracle Database 11g
19 26 (11.56%) PL/SQL
20 25 (11.11%) MS Excel
20 25 (11.11%) Oracle Applications
21 24 (10.67%) Coaching
22 23 (10.22%) Waterfall
23 22 (9.78%) PowerCenter
24 21 (9.33%) Business Intelligence

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 12 (5.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 7 (3.11%) WebSphere
3 6 (2.67%) TIBCO EMS
4 4 (1.78%) Liferay
4 4 (1.78%) Oracle Workflow
4 4 (1.78%) IBM HTTP Server
4 4 (1.78%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (1.78%) Apache
4 4 (1.78%) Content Management Server
4 4 (1.78%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 3 (1.33%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (1.33%) WebLogic
5 3 (1.33%) CMS
5 3 (1.33%) FileNet
6 2 (0.89%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.89%) SAS
6 2 (0.89%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.89%) CICS
7 1 (0.44%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (0.44%) IIS
Applications
1 25 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 19 (8.44%) MS Project
3 13 (5.78%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (5.33%) MS Office
5 3 (1.33%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.89%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 25 (11.11%) Oracle Applications
2 11 (4.89%) Oracle EBS R12
3 9 (4.00%) Oracle EBS
4 8 (3.56%) BusinessWorks
5 6 (2.67%) TIBCO iProcess
6 5 (2.22%) Staffware
7 4 (1.78%) Oracle Payables
7 4 (1.78%) Oracle Receivables
7 4 (1.78%) Oracle Financials
8 3 (1.33%) AWD
9 2 (0.89%) Oracle BPM
10 1 (0.44%) Oracle ERP
10 1 (0.44%) Oracle Payroll
10 1 (0.44%) Oracle iProcurement
10 1 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.44%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.00%) Intranet
1 9 (4.00%) Internet
2 5 (2.22%) Firewall
3 4 (1.78%) HTTP
3 4 (1.78%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.78%) HTTPS
4 3 (1.33%) LAN
4 3 (1.33%) SAN
5 2 (0.89%) 2G
5 2 (0.89%) WAN
6 1 (0.44%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (22.67%) Oracle Database
2 28 (12.44%) Data Warehouse
3 26 (11.56%) Oracle Database 11g
4 22 (9.78%) PowerCenter
5 20 (8.89%) SQL Server
6 14 (6.22%) Oracle Reports
7 11 (4.89%) DB2
8 10 (4.44%) Oracle Database 10g
9 7 (3.11%) Relational Database
10 4 (1.78%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (1.33%) Oracle BI EE
11 3 (1.33%) Oracle ODI
12 2 (0.89%) Oracle OWB
12 2 (0.89%) Essbase
12 2 (0.89%) MS Access
12 2 (0.89%) OLTP
12 2 (0.89%) Oracle Discoverer
13 1 (0.44%) Oracle8/8i Database
13 1 (0.44%) Oracle9i Database
13 1 (0.44%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 21 (9.33%) Visual Studio
1 21 (9.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 20 (8.89%) NUnit
3 12 (5.33%) Selenium
4 6 (2.67%) Oracle Forms
5 5 (2.22%) Eclipse
5 5 (2.22%) JUnit
6 4 (1.78%) WebDriver
6 4 (1.78%) Introscope
6 4 (1.78%) Ant
6 4 (1.78%) QuickTest Pro
7 3 (1.33%) JDeveloper
7 3 (1.33%) Rational Rose
8 2 (0.89%) JMeter
8 2 (0.89%) Maven
8 2 (0.89%) LoadRunner
8 2 (0.89%) Toad
9 1 (0.44%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.44%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 75 (33.33%) Finance
2 14 (6.22%) Banking
3 8 (3.56%) Spanish Language
4 5 (2.22%) Automotive
5 4 (1.78%) Advertising
5 4 (1.78%) Retail
6 3 (1.33%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.89%) Billing
8 1 (0.44%) Legal
8 1 (0.44%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.44%) Electronics
8 1 (0.44%) International Banking
8 1 (0.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 52 (23.11%) Analyst
2 34 (15.11%) Developer
3 21 (9.33%) Business Analyst
4 19 (8.44%) Architect
5 18 (8.00%) Development Manager
6 16 (7.11%) Project Manager
7 13 (5.78%) Web Development Manager
7 13 (5.78%) Web Manager
8 11 (4.89%) Administrator
9 8 (3.56%) Software Developer
9 8 (3.56%) Senior Developer
9 8 (3.56%) Consultant
9 8 (3.56%) Enterprise Architect
10 7 (3.11%) Programme Manager
10 7 (3.11%) Programme Office Manager
10 7 (3.11%) Test Manager
10 7 (3.11%) ScrumMaster
11 6 (2.67%) Senior Analyst
11 6 (2.67%) Oracle Consultant
11 6 (2.67%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (20.44%) .NET
2 28 (12.44%) ASP.NET
3 27 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 14 (6.22%) WCF
4 14 (6.22%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 13 (5.78%) J2EE
6 11 (4.89%) .NET Framework
7 10 (4.44%) Middleware
8 9 (4.00%) jQuery
9 7 (3.11%) Struts
9 7 (3.11%) Spring
10 6 (2.67%) Velocity
10 6 (2.67%) XML
11 5 (2.22%) Web Services
11 5 (2.22%) JSP
11 5 (2.22%) Servlets
11 5 (2.22%) HTML
11 5 (2.22%) Hibernate
11 5 (2.22%) WebCenter
11 5 (2.22%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 29 (12.89%) N-Tier
2 7 (3.11%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (2.67%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.22%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.33%) User Experience
6 2 (0.89%) Credit Risk
6 2 (0.89%) EMC Centera
6 2 (0.89%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.44%) PMI
7 1 (0.44%) HACMP
7 1 (0.44%) DTV
7 1 (0.44%) Clustering
7 1 (0.44%) GIS
7 1 (0.44%) SWIFT
7 1 (0.44%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.44%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.44%) Data Conversion
7 1 (0.44%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 43 (19.11%) UNIX
2 37 (16.44%) Windows
3 17 (7.56%) Linux
4 8 (3.56%) Windows NT
5 5 (2.22%) AIX
5 5 (2.22%) HPUX
5 5 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.33%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.89%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.89%) Solaris
7 2 (0.89%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.44%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.44%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (28.89%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (17.78%) Scrum
3 39 (17.33%) PRINCE2
4 38 (16.89%) TDD
5 37 (16.44%) Continuous Integration
6 33 (14.67%) OO
7 32 (14.22%) Project Management
8 29 (12.89%) MVC
9 27 (12.00%) SOA
10 24 (10.67%) Coaching
11 23 (10.22%) Waterfall
12 21 (9.33%) Business Intelligence
13 20 (8.89%) Business Analysis
13 20 (8.89%) Automated Testing
14 18 (8.00%) Domain-Driven Design
14 18 (8.00%) BDD
15 16 (7.11%) Web Development
16 15 (6.67%) People Management
17 13 (5.78%) Migration
18 12 (5.33%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 74 (32.89%) SQL
2 49 (21.78%) C#
3 34 (15.11%) Java
4 26 (11.56%) PL/SQL
5 11 (4.89%) VB
6 9 (4.00%) JavaScript
7 8 (3.56%) VBScript
8 7 (3.11%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.33%) VB.NET
9 3 (1.33%) C
9 3 (1.33%) C++
10 2 (0.89%) COBOL
10 2 (0.89%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (8.89%) Security Cleared
2 16 (7.11%) SC Cleared
3 11 (4.89%) Degree
4 6 (2.67%) CTC Cleared
5 5 (2.22%) ISEB
5 5 (2.22%) Sun Certification
6 4 (1.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (1.78%) DV Cleared
7 3 (1.33%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 2 (0.89%) HND
8 2 (0.89%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.44%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.44%) PMP
9 1 (0.44%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.78%) QA
2 3 (1.33%) COBIT
3 2 (0.89%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (1.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.44%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (0.44%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 9 (4.00%) SCCM
2 6 (2.67%) TIBCO Hawk
3 5 (2.22%) Control-M
3 5 (2.22%) CA Wily
4 4 (1.78%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (1.33%) Tivoli
5 3 (1.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (0.89%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.44%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.44%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 54 (24.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (6.22%) IBM
3 12 (5.33%) Business Objects
4 10 (4.44%) Informatica
4 10 (4.44%) Primavera
5 9 (4.00%) VMware
6 8 (3.56%) TIBCO
7 7 (3.11%) SAP
8 6 (2.67%) HP
9 5 (2.22%) Sun
10 4 (1.78%) FatWire
10 4 (1.78%) NetApp
10 4 (1.78%) EMC
11 3 (1.33%) Kofax
11 3 (1.33%) ReadSoft
11 3 (1.33%) Endeca
12 2 (0.89%) 3PAR
12 2 (0.89%) BMC
12 2 (0.89%) Hitachi
12 2 (0.89%) JDA