The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 27 November 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 4 19 9
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -10
Contract jobs citing Oracle 123 33 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 15.99% 8.01% 11.85%
As % of the Vendors category 39.17% 18.33% 23.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 24 31
Average daily rate
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£500 £400 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.92% -17.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £370 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £512 £563
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £20.75 £18.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.27% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -11.11%
Oracle
South East

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

Vendors Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
314 180 221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 40.83% 43.69% 50.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 86 127
Average daily rate £450 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £148 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £475 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 20 10
Average hourly rate £14.50 £22.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.55% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.40 £10.50 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £25.50 £19.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Oracle
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

Oracle Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

Oracle
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Oracle Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Oracle
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +9 91 £505 +26.09% 8
Kidlington - 7 £488 -
Abingdon - 1 - -
Banbury - - - -
Bicester - - - -
Oracle
South East

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 74 (52.11%) Java
2 64 (45.07%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (34.51%) XML
4 43 (30.28%) SOA
5 42 (29.58%) Spring
6 41 (28.87%) Oracle Fusion
7 40 (28.17%) Oracle ADF
8 38 (26.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 35 (24.65%) Middleware
9 35 (24.65%) SQL
10 33 (23.24%) XSLT
10 33 (23.24%) Publishing
10 33 (23.24%) Oracle BPM
11 31 (21.83%) Oracle Identity Management
11 31 (21.83%) J2EE
12 30 (21.13%) Continuous Integration
13 29 (20.42%) Linux
13 29 (20.42%) Enterprise Software
14 28 (19.72%) Web Services
14 28 (19.72%) WebLogic
14 28 (19.72%) Software Engineering
15 27 (19.01%) HTML
16 26 (18.31%) Maven
16 26 (18.31%) Oracle Database
17 24 (16.90%) Business Intelligence
18 23 (16.20%) XQuery
18 23 (16.20%) XPath
19 22 (15.49%) Big Data
20 21 (14.79%) TDD
21 20 (14.08%) Ajax

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 38 (26.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 28 (19.72%) WebLogic
3 13 (9.15%) Tomcat
4 12 (8.45%) Apache
4 12 (8.45%) CMS
4 12 (8.45%) Alfresco
5 7 (4.93%) SAS
6 6 (4.23%) Confluence
7 4 (2.82%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (1.41%) Oracle Service Bus
9 1 (0.70%) WordPress
9 1 (0.70%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.70%) Drupal
9 1 (0.70%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.70%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 5 (3.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.70%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 33 (23.24%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (2.11%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (2.11%) Oracle iProcurement
2 3 (2.11%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (2.11%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (1.41%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (1.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (1.41%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.70%) Academy Housing
4 1 (0.70%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.70%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.34%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.70%) SaaS
2 1 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.70%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.63%) Network Security
2 2 (1.41%) SAN
2 2 (1.41%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (18.31%) Oracle Database
2 22 (15.49%) Big Data
3 16 (11.27%) Hadoop
4 14 (9.86%) Oracle Database 11g
5 13 (9.15%) MySQL
6 12 (8.45%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (4.93%) Oracle BI EE
8 6 (4.23%) SQL Server
9 5 (3.52%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (2.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (1.41%) Oracle ODI
11 2 (1.41%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (1.41%) JasperReports
12 1 (0.70%) NoSQL
12 1 (0.70%) SSDT
12 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (0.70%) Data Mining
12 1 (0.70%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 26 (18.31%) Maven
2 16 (11.27%) Ant
3 14 (9.86%) JIRA
4 10 (7.04%) Jenkins
5 8 (5.63%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.41%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (1.41%) Log4j
7 1 (0.70%) Oracle APEX
General
1 33 (23.24%) Publishing
2 6 (4.23%) Finance
3 3 (2.11%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.41%) Electronics
4 2 (1.41%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.41%) General Ledger
4 2 (1.41%) Marketing
5 1 (0.70%) Czech Language
5 1 (0.70%) Dutch Language
5 1 (0.70%) French Language
5 1 (0.70%) German Language
5 1 (0.70%) Polish Language
5 1 (0.70%) Slovak Language
5 1 (0.70%) Swedish Language
5 1 (0.70%) Retail
5 1 (0.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 71 (50.00%) Developer
2 47 (33.10%) Java Developer
3 17 (11.97%) Software Engineer
3 17 (11.97%) Architect
4 16 (11.27%) Solutions Architect
5 15 (10.56%) Lead Developer
6 14 (9.86%) Oracle Developer
7 12 (8.45%) Consultant
8 11 (7.75%) Analyst
8 11 (7.75%) Java Software Engineer
9 10 (7.04%) DevOps Engineer
10 9 (6.34%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 9 (6.34%) Business Intelligence Architect
11 7 (4.93%) Lead Software Engineer
12 6 (4.23%) Software Developer
12 6 (4.23%) Oracle Consultant
12 6 (4.23%) Senior Developer
12 6 (4.23%) Technical Leader
13 5 (3.52%) Business Architect
13 5 (3.52%) Business Solution Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (34.51%) XML
2 42 (29.58%) Spring
3 41 (28.87%) Oracle Fusion
4 40 (28.17%) Oracle ADF
5 35 (24.65%) Middleware
6 33 (23.24%) XSLT
7 31 (21.83%) J2EE
8 28 (19.72%) Web Services
9 27 (19.01%) HTML
10 20 (14.08%) Ajax
11 19 (13.38%) JSF
11 19 (13.38%) JMS
12 14 (9.86%) Hibernate
12 14 (9.86%) CSS
13 13 (9.15%) SOAP
13 13 (9.15%) EJB
14 12 (8.45%) RESTful
14 12 (8.45%) Spring MVC
14 12 (8.45%) JSON
15 11 (7.75%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 29 (20.42%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (4.93%) Digital Media
3 5 (3.52%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.41%) DTV
4 2 (1.41%) Data Integration
4 2 (1.41%) Open Source
5 1 (0.70%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.70%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.70%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.70%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 29 (20.42%) Linux
2 13 (9.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (2.11%) UNIX
4 2 (1.41%) Solaris
5 1 (0.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (45.07%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (30.28%) SOA
3 30 (21.13%) Continuous Integration
4 28 (19.72%) Software Engineering
5 24 (16.90%) Business Intelligence
6 21 (14.79%) TDD
7 19 (13.38%) ETL
7 19 (13.38%) Scrum
8 16 (11.27%) Data Modelling
9 15 (10.56%) Kimball Methodology
9 15 (10.56%) Zachman Framework
9 15 (10.56%) TOGAF
9 15 (10.56%) Workflow
9 15 (10.56%) Inmon Methodology
10 14 (9.86%) Migration
11 13 (9.15%) DevOps
12 12 (8.45%) MVC
12 12 (8.45%) Portfolio Management
13 11 (7.75%) Process Management
14 10 (7.04%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 74 (52.11%) Java
2 35 (24.65%) SQL
3 23 (16.20%) XQuery
3 23 (16.20%) XPath
4 16 (11.27%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 3 (2.11%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.41%) PHP
7 1 (0.70%) Apex Code
7 1 (0.70%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (4.23%) Degree
2 2 (1.41%) AWS Certification
2 2 (1.41%) CIPD
3 1 (0.70%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.70%) ISEB
3 1 (0.70%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.41%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.41%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 31 (21.83%) Oracle Identity Management
2 16 (11.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 11 (7.75%) Puppet
4 4 (2.82%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.41%) NetBackup
5 2 (1.41%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (1.41%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 1 (0.70%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (9.15%) Red Hat
2 9 (6.34%) DataFlux
3 4 (2.82%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (2.82%) SAP
4 3 (2.11%) Jaspersoft
5 2 (1.41%) Sun
5 2 (1.41%) Veritas
5 2 (1.41%) JD Edwards
5 2 (1.41%) EMC
6 1 (0.70%) hybris
6 1 (0.70%) Northgate
6 1 (0.70%) Capita
6 1 (0.70%) ATG
6 1 (0.70%) IBM
6 1 (0.70%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.70%) Siebel
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