The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 24 April 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 Newbury 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 11 12 12
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs citing Oracle 12 11 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 7.95% 7.75% 8.21%
As % of the Vendors category 18.18% 13.58% 13.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 2
Average daily rate £300 £425 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.41% +16.43%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £384
% change year-on-year
- -2.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £66.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.10 £26.28
% change year-on-year
+24.61% +22.14%
Vendors Category
Newbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
66 81 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 43.71% 57.04% 60.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 27 23
Average daily rate £250 £425 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.17% +78.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £285 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £575 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 7
Average hourly rate £165.00 £37.50 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+340.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -
Oracle
Berkshire

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

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

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

Oracle
Daily Rate Histogram in Newbury

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the Newbury region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Oracle Daily Rate Histogram in Newbury

Oracle
Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Oracle Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newbury 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 20 (51.28%) Java
1 20 (51.28%) Telecoms
2 16 (41.03%) UNIX
2 16 (41.03%) Oracle Database
3 12 (30.77%) Linux
3 12 (30.77%) SOA
3 12 (30.77%) Business Continuity
4 10 (25.64%) J2EE
4 10 (25.64%) WebLogic
5 9 (23.08%) Problem Management
5 9 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
6 8 (20.51%) SQL
6 8 (20.51%) Siebel
7 7 (17.95%) XML
7 7 (17.95%) Billing
8 6 (15.38%) Business Analysis
8 6 (15.38%) Finance
8 6 (15.38%) HTML
8 6 (15.38%) MySQL
9 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
9 5 (12.82%) Perl
9 5 (12.82%) Windows
9 5 (12.82%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (12.82%) .NET
9 5 (12.82%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (12.82%) RDBMS
9 5 (12.82%) Relational Database
10 4 (10.26%) REST
10 4 (10.26%) GSM
10 4 (10.26%) TCP/IP

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newbury 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 10 (25.64%) WebLogic
2 3 (7.69%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (2.56%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.56%) Jetty
3 1 (2.56%) Confluence
3 1 (2.56%) Apache
3 1 (2.56%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.56%) SAS
Business Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Oracle BRM
2 3 (7.69%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.26%) GSM
1 4 (10.26%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.56%) Internet
2 1 (2.56%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (41.03%) Oracle Database
2 6 (15.38%) MySQL
3 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
3 5 (12.82%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (12.82%) RDBMS
3 5 (12.82%) Relational Database
4 3 (7.69%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.56%) Spotfire
5 1 (2.56%) QlikView
5 1 (2.56%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (2.56%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Toad
1 2 (5.13%) WinRunner
1 2 (5.13%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (5.13%) QADirector
1 2 (5.13%) Selenium
1 2 (5.13%) Cucumber
1 2 (5.13%) Ranorex
2 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.56%) JIRA
General
1 20 (51.28%) Telecoms
2 7 (17.95%) Billing
3 6 (15.38%) Finance
4 3 (7.69%) Retail
5 1 (2.56%) Banking
5 1 (2.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (25.64%) Architect
2 5 (12.82%) Developer
3 4 (10.26%) Technical Architect
4 3 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (7.69%) Senior Developer
4 3 (7.69%) Senior Perl Developer
4 3 (7.69%) Perl Developer
4 3 (7.69%) Domain Architect
5 2 (5.13%) Business Intelligence Architect
5 2 (5.13%) Automation Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) DBA
5 2 (5.13%) QA Tester
5 2 (5.13%) OSS Architect
5 2 (5.13%) Senior Business Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Deployment Manager
5 2 (5.13%) Software Tester
5 2 (5.13%) Java Developer
5 2 (5.13%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (5.13%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (25.64%) J2EE
2 7 (17.95%) XML
3 6 (15.38%) HTML
4 5 (12.82%) .NET
5 4 (10.26%) SOAP
5 4 (10.26%) REST
6 3 (7.69%) CSS
6 3 (7.69%) CGI
7 2 (5.13%) Middleware
7 2 (5.13%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (2.56%) Java EE
8 1 (2.56%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (2.56%) Struts2
8 1 (2.56%) HTML5
8 1 (2.56%) OSGi
8 1 (2.56%) Struts
8 1 (2.56%) Web Services
8 1 (2.56%) Hibernate
8 1 (2.56%) Spring
8 1 (2.56%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Open Source
1 3 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 16 (41.03%) UNIX
2 12 (30.77%) Linux
3 5 (12.82%) Windows
4 2 (5.13%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.77%) SOA
1 12 (30.77%) Business Continuity
2 9 (23.08%) Problem Management
2 9 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (15.38%) Business Analysis
4 5 (12.82%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (10.26%) CRM
5 4 (10.26%) Integration Testing
6 3 (7.69%) Risk Assessment
6 3 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (7.69%) Service Management
6 3 (7.69%) Configuration Management
6 3 (7.69%) Workflow
6 3 (7.69%) OWASP
6 3 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (7.69%) Analytics
7 2 (5.13%) User Stories
7 2 (5.13%) Automation Testing
7 2 (5.13%) Black-Box Testing
7 2 (5.13%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (51.28%) Java
2 8 (20.51%) SQL
3 5 (12.82%) Perl
4 4 (10.26%) VB.NET
5 3 (7.69%) JavaScript
5 3 (7.69%) C
5 3 (7.69%) C#
6 2 (5.13%) VB
6 2 (5.13%) Ruby
7 1 (2.56%) Groovy
7 1 (2.56%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 1 (2.56%) R
7 1 (2.56%) Python
7 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (7.69%) Postgraduate
2 2 (5.13%) ISEB
2 2 (5.13%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) QA
2 1 (2.56%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) MOM
Vendors
1 8 (20.51%) Siebel
2 3 (7.69%) JBoss
2 3 (7.69%) Ab Initio
2 3 (7.69%) Teradata
3 2 (5.13%) VMware
3 2 (5.13%) Business Objects
4 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.56%) Informatica
4 1 (2.56%) TIBCO
4 1 (2.56%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.56%) Tableau
Newbury
Computer Futures
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