The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 18 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 Peterborough 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 21 9 8
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -1
Contract jobs citing Oracle 15 3 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 9.68% 4.84% 14.68%
As % of the Vendors category 18.52% 9.68% 23.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 8
Average daily rate £400 £313 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.00% -26.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £243 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £383 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £378
% change year-on-year
- -0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £26.28
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +23.66%
Vendors Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
81 31 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 52.26% 50.00% 61.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 17 32
Average daily rate £235 £400 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.25% +26.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £205 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £455 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 3 10
Average hourly rate £11.50 £112.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-89.77% +837.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
Oracle
Cambridgeshire

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

Oracle
Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the Peterborough region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Oracle Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

Oracle
Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Oracle Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 13 (65.00%) .NET
2 11 (55.00%) C#
3 9 (45.00%) MVC
3 9 (45.00%) Finance
3 9 (45.00%) SQL
4 7 (35.00%) Visual Studio
5 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET
5 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
5 6 (30.00%) TDD
5 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (25.00%) WCF
7 4 (20.00%) NUnit
7 4 (20.00%) JUnit
7 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (20.00%) MSTest
7 4 (20.00%) Oracle Database
8 3 (15.00%) Data Guard
8 3 (15.00%) Oracle RAC
8 3 (15.00%) jQuery
8 3 (15.00%) Unit Testing
8 3 (15.00%) Multithreading
8 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
8 3 (15.00%) XHTML
8 3 (15.00%) OOD
8 3 (15.00%) OO
8 3 (15.00%) VB
8 3 (15.00%) HTML
8 3 (15.00%) CSS
8 3 (15.00%) UNIX

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle Manufacturing
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle Receivables
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle Cash Management
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle E-Business Tax
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle AGIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle Discoverer
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (5.00%) SQLPlus
4 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (20.00%) NUnit
2 4 (20.00%) JUnit
2 4 (20.00%) MSTest
3 2 (10.00%) Subversion
4 1 (5.00%) Toad
4 1 (5.00%) JIRA
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle APEX
General
1 9 (45.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Back Office
3 2 (10.00%) General Ledger
3 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Developer
2 8 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 5 (25.00%) C# Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Oracle DBA
4 4 (20.00%) DBA
5 3 (15.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Project Manager
6 2 (10.00%) Oracle Financials Consultant
6 2 (10.00%) Oracle Consultant
6 2 (10.00%) Development Project Manager
6 2 (10.00%) Consultant
6 2 (10.00%) Development Manager
6 2 (10.00%) Administrator
7 1 (5.00%) Data Centre Project Manager
7 1 (5.00%) Architect
7 1 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (65.00%) .NET
2 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (25.00%) WCF
4 3 (15.00%) jQuery
4 3 (15.00%) XHTML
4 3 (15.00%) HTML
4 3 (15.00%) CSS
4 3 (15.00%) .NET Framework
5 2 (10.00%) COM
5 2 (10.00%) J2EE
6 1 (5.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) UNIX
1 3 (15.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) AIX
2 1 (5.00%) Solaris
2 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) MVC
2 6 (30.00%) TDD
3 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (15.00%) Multithreading
4 3 (15.00%) OOD
4 3 (15.00%) OO
4 3 (15.00%) Migration
4 3 (15.00%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (10.00%) SOA
5 2 (10.00%) Project Management
5 2 (10.00%) Cash Management
5 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (5.00%) System Testing
6 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (5.00%) PRINCE
6 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
6 1 (5.00%) Change Management
6 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) C#
2 9 (45.00%) SQL
3 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (15.00%) VB
4 2 (10.00%) R
5 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (5.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) OCP
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft