The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 May 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 10 16 10
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Contract jobs citing Oracle 15 15 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 11.54% 11.28% 6.06%
As % of the Vendors category 18.75% 20.83% 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 2
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£338 £400 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.62% +39.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £400 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £342 £400 £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.25 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £37.49 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-19.97% +7.11%
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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 Peterborough region.

Vendors Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
80 72 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 61.54% 54.14% 58.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 22 28
Average daily rate £250 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 19 2
Average hourly rate £12.00 £11.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% -11.53%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

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
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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Peterborough

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

Oracle Hourly Rate Histogram in Peterborough

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 28 (66.67%) .NET
2 18 (42.86%) Visual Studio
2 18 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (40.48%) Oracle Database
4 14 (33.33%) C#
4 14 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 14 (33.33%) jQuery
5 13 (30.95%) Linux
5 13 (30.95%) Tomcat
6 12 (28.57%) Middleware
6 12 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
6 12 (28.57%) Manual Testing
6 12 (28.57%) Oracle Fusion
7 11 (26.19%) SQL
8 10 (23.81%) Oracle Forms
8 10 (23.81%) Software Testing
9 9 (21.43%) Oracle Application Server
9 9 (21.43%) .NET Framework
9 9 (21.43%) WCF
9 9 (21.43%) Multithreading
9 9 (21.43%) MVC
9 9 (21.43%) Finance
9 9 (21.43%) HTML
9 9 (21.43%) XHTML
9 9 (21.43%) OOD
9 9 (21.43%) OO
9 9 (21.43%) CSS
10 8 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (16.67%) ASP.NET
12 6 (14.29%) Windows

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 13 (30.95%) Tomcat
2 9 (21.43%) Oracle Application Server
3 5 (11.90%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.38%) Apache
4 1 (2.38%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (2.38%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (40.48%) Oracle Database
2 5 (11.90%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (11.90%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 18 (42.86%) Visual Studio
2 10 (23.81%) Oracle Forms
General
1 9 (21.43%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.38%) Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (64.29%) Developer
2 15 (35.71%) Analyst
3 13 (30.95%) C# Developer
4 10 (23.81%) Oracle Developer
5 9 (21.43%) .NET Developer
5 9 (21.43%) Test Analyst
6 8 (19.05%) Senior Analyst
6 8 (19.05%) Senior Test Analyst
6 8 (19.05%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (11.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (7.14%) AWS Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Analyst Programmer
8 3 (7.14%) Programmer
8 3 (7.14%) Developer Analyst
9 2 (4.76%) Test Leader
9 2 (4.76%) Middleware Developer
10 1 (2.38%) Tester
10 1 (2.38%) SQL Developer
10 1 (2.38%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (66.67%) .NET
2 14 (33.33%) jQuery
3 12 (28.57%) Middleware
3 12 (28.57%) Oracle Fusion
4 9 (21.43%) .NET Framework
4 9 (21.43%) WCF
4 9 (21.43%) HTML
4 9 (21.43%) XHTML
4 9 (21.43%) CSS
5 7 (16.67%) ASP.NET
6 5 (11.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (30.95%) Linux
2 6 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
2 12 (28.57%) Manual Testing
3 10 (23.81%) Software Testing
4 9 (21.43%) Multithreading
4 9 (21.43%) MVC
4 9 (21.43%) OOD
4 9 (21.43%) OO
5 6 (14.29%) Change Management
5 6 (14.29%) Scrum
5 6 (14.29%) TDD
6 5 (11.90%) ITSM
6 5 (11.90%) Migration
7 3 (7.14%) Unit Testing
8 2 (4.76%) Data Management
8 2 (4.76%) SOA
8 2 (4.76%) SDLC
9 1 (2.38%) Validation
9 1 (2.38%) Requirements Management
9 1 (2.38%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (33.33%) C#
1 14 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 11 (26.19%) SQL
3 1 (2.38%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (4.76%) Degree
2 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared