The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 17 December 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
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 15 15 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 -11
Contract jobs citing Oracle 9 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 6.43% 3.42% 11.11%
As % of the Vendors category 10.71% 8.16% 22.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 3
Average daily rate
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£450 £385 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.88% -3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £333 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £437 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.20 £30.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+20.65% -11.75%
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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 Portsmouth region.

Vendors Category
Portsmouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
84 49 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 60.00% 41.88% 49.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 28 16
Average daily rate £325 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £500 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 2 4
Average hourly rate £15.33 £155.00 £43.28
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-90.10% +258.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £71.00 £35.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £155.00 £44.31
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

Oracle
Daily Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 17 December 2014.

Oracle Daily Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

Oracle
Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Oracle Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Portsmouth 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 7 (53.85%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) .NET
2 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
3 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
3 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
3 4 (30.77%) Windows
4 3 (23.08%) C#
4 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (23.08%) Load Balancing
5 2 (15.38%) PKI
5 2 (15.38%) Novell eDirectory
5 2 (15.38%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
5 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (15.38%) Oracle Identity Management
5 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
5 2 (15.38%) VB.NET
5 2 (15.38%) Retail
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Anywhere
5 2 (15.38%) SecurID
5 2 (15.38%) Finance
5 2 (15.38%) Migration
5 2 (15.38%) Scrum
5 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
5 2 (15.38%) Firewall
5 2 (15.38%) Identity Management
5 2 (15.38%) HTML
5 2 (15.38%) PL/SQL
5 2 (15.38%) IIS
5 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Portsmouth 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 2 (15.38%) IIS
2 1 (7.69%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.69%) MS Project
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Firewall
1 2 (15.38%) LDAP
1 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Anywhere
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
3 1 (7.69%) DataStax
3 1 (7.69%) RavenDB
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
1 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (7.69%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (7.69%) Bitbucket
2 1 (7.69%) TeamCity
2 1 (7.69%) JIRA
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle APEX
General
1 2 (15.38%) Retail
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Programmer
4 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Operations Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Management Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) DBA
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst Programmer
4 1 (7.69%) Sybase DBA
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Test Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Operations Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Migration Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) .NET
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (15.38%) HTML
2 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
2 2 (15.38%) CSS
3 1 (7.69%) Middleware
3 1 (7.69%) MSMQ
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 1 (7.69%) jQuery
3 1 (7.69%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) PKI
1 2 (15.38%) SecurID
2 1 (7.69%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) UNIX
2 2 (15.38%) Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (23.08%) Load Balancing
2 2 (15.38%) Migration
2 2 (15.38%) Scrum
2 2 (15.38%) Identity Management
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL
3 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
3 1 (7.69%) ERP
3 1 (7.69%) MVC
3 1 (7.69%) Service Management
3 1 (7.69%) CMMI
3 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) TDD
3 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
3 1 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
3 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (7.69%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) C#
3 2 (15.38%) VB.NET
3 2 (15.38%) PL/SQL
4 1 (7.69%) C
4 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
4 1 (7.69%) Java
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
2 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (7.69%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Novell eDirectory
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Sybase
2 1 (7.69%) Citrix
2 1 (7.69%) Endeca
2 1 (7.69%) RedPrairie