The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 6 7 8
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Contract jobs citing Oracle 49 21 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 13.76% 12.14% 12.36%
As % of the Vendors category 28.65% 28.38% 25.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 16 19
Average daily rate
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£518 £370 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.86% -22.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £368 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £463 £553
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £30.01 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+27.47% -11.75%
Oracle
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Vendors Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
171 74 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 48.03% 42.77% 49.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 43 69
Average daily rate £475 £370 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.37% -7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £140 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £444 £504
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 8 14
Average hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £14.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.06% +12.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.87 £10.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £18.95 £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Oracle
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

Oracle Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

Oracle
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Oracle Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 53 (51.46%) Java
2 51 (49.51%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (37.86%) SOA
4 35 (33.98%) Oracle ADF
4 35 (33.98%) Oracle Fusion
5 34 (33.01%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 33 (32.04%) XML
7 29 (28.16%) Oracle BPM
8 28 (27.18%) Publishing
9 27 (26.21%) XSLT
10 26 (25.24%) Oracle Identity Management
11 25 (24.27%) Spring
12 24 (23.30%) WebLogic
12 24 (23.30%) Middleware
13 23 (22.33%) Web Services
14 21 (20.39%) Enterprise Software
15 20 (19.42%) XQuery
15 20 (19.42%) Linux
15 20 (19.42%) Software Engineering
15 20 (19.42%) TDD
15 20 (19.42%) XPath
15 20 (19.42%) Continuous Integration
16 19 (18.45%) J2EE
17 18 (17.48%) Big Data
18 17 (16.50%) SQL
18 17 (16.50%) Business Intelligence
19 16 (15.53%) ETL
20 15 (14.56%) Maven
20 15 (14.56%) Oracle Database
21 14 (13.59%) Hadoop

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 34 (33.01%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 24 (23.30%) WebLogic
3 8 (7.77%) SAS
4 6 (5.83%) Alfresco
4 6 (5.83%) CMS
4 6 (5.83%) Apache
4 6 (5.83%) Tomcat
5 5 (4.85%) Confluence
6 2 (1.94%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 29 (28.16%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (2.91%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (2.91%) Oracle Receivables
2 3 (2.91%) Oracle iProcurement
2 3 (2.91%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (1.94%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.97%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.97%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.77%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.80%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (17.48%) Big Data
2 15 (14.56%) Oracle Database
3 14 (13.59%) Hadoop
4 13 (12.62%) HPCC
5 6 (5.83%) Oracle BI EE
5 6 (5.83%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (5.83%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (5.83%) MySQL
6 2 (1.94%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 15 (14.56%) Maven
2 9 (8.74%) Ant
2 9 (8.74%) JIRA
3 6 (5.83%) Jenkins
4 4 (3.88%) Git (software)
5 3 (2.91%) Oracle Forms
General
1 28 (27.18%) Publishing
2 5 (4.85%) Finance
3 3 (2.91%) General Ledger
4 1 (0.97%) Marketing
4 1 (0.97%) Electronics
4 1 (0.97%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.97%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 55 (53.40%) Developer
2 36 (34.95%) Java Developer
3 16 (15.53%) Lead Developer
4 15 (14.56%) Software Engineer
5 14 (13.59%) Oracle Developer
5 14 (13.59%) Architect
5 14 (13.59%) Solutions Architect
6 13 (12.62%) Java Software Engineer
7 11 (10.68%) Consultant
8 10 (9.71%) Lead Software Engineer
9 9 (8.74%) Business Intelligence Architect
9 9 (8.74%) DevOps Engineer
10 6 (5.83%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 6 (5.83%) Analyst
11 5 (4.85%) Business Solution Architect
11 5 (4.85%) Business Architect
11 5 (4.85%) Oracle Consultant
12 4 (3.88%) Oracle Analyst
12 4 (3.88%) WebLogic Developer
13 3 (2.91%) Middleware Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (33.98%) Oracle ADF
1 35 (33.98%) Oracle Fusion
2 33 (32.04%) XML
3 27 (26.21%) XSLT
4 25 (24.27%) Spring
5 24 (23.30%) Middleware
6 23 (22.33%) Web Services
7 19 (18.45%) J2EE
8 13 (12.62%) HTML
9 12 (11.65%) JSF
9 12 (11.65%) Ajax
9 12 (11.65%) JMS
10 9 (8.74%) Spring MVC
11 8 (7.77%) Hibernate
12 6 (5.83%) EJB 3.0
12 6 (5.83%) JSON
12 6 (5.83%) EJB
12 6 (5.83%) CSS
12 6 (5.83%) SOAP
12 6 (5.83%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 21 (20.39%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (9.71%) Digital Media
3 2 (1.94%) Data Integration
4 1 (0.97%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.97%) Open Source
4 1 (0.97%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.97%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 20 (19.42%) Linux
2 10 (9.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (49.51%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (37.86%) SOA
3 20 (19.42%) Software Engineering
3 20 (19.42%) TDD
3 20 (19.42%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (16.50%) Business Intelligence
5 16 (15.53%) ETL
6 13 (12.62%) Data Modelling
6 13 (12.62%) Zachman Framework
6 13 (12.62%) TOGAF
6 13 (12.62%) Kimball Methodology
6 13 (12.62%) Inmon Methodology
7 12 (11.65%) DevOps
7 12 (11.65%) Scrum
8 10 (9.71%) Data Management
8 10 (9.71%) Migration
8 10 (9.71%) Portfolio Management
9 9 (8.74%) MVC
10 8 (7.77%) Workflow
11 7 (6.80%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 53 (51.46%) Java
2 20 (19.42%) XQuery
2 20 (19.42%) XPath
3 17 (16.50%) SQL
4 9 (8.74%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 2 (1.94%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.97%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (1.94%) Degree
1 2 (1.94%) AWS Certification
2 1 (0.97%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.91%) SLA
Systems Management
1 26 (25.24%) Oracle Identity Management
2 10 (9.71%) Puppet
3 9 (8.74%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 4 (3.88%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.97%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (9.71%) DataFlux
1 10 (9.71%) Red Hat
2 3 (2.91%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (1.94%) Siebel
3 2 (1.94%) SAP
4 1 (0.97%) JD Edwards
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