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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 6 11 11
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Contract jobs citing Oracle 15 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 13.16% 7.20% 7.83%
As % of the Vendors category 28.30% 15.79% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 3
Average daily rate
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£425 £363 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% -19.44%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £37.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +15.38%
Oracle
Hampshire

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
53 57 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 46.49% 45.60% 54.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 35 17
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £212 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £426 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 21
Average hourly rate £47.83 £20.06 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+138.40% -27.04%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

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 31 August 2015.

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 31 August 2015, 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 8 (44.44%) Oracle EBS
1 8 (44.44%) Security Cleared
1 8 (44.44%) SC Cleared
2 6 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (27.78%) .NET
3 5 (27.78%) Technical Architecture
3 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (22.22%) Analytics
4 4 (22.22%) Oracle ODI
4 4 (22.22%) TOGAF
4 4 (22.22%) Time Management
4 4 (22.22%) Oracle BI EE
4 4 (22.22%) WebLogic
4 4 (22.22%) UNIX
4 4 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (22.22%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (22.22%) Oracle Discoverer
4 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 4 (22.22%) Citrix
4 4 (22.22%) E-business
5 3 (16.67%) Finance
5 3 (16.67%) Windows
5 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET
5 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 3 (16.67%) HTML
5 3 (16.67%) Information Architecture
5 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database
6 2 (11.11%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (11.11%) Oracle Receivables
6 2 (11.11%) Oracle Cash Management

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 4 (22.22%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.56%) LiveCycle
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS Project
2 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (44.44%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle Utilities
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
1 2 (11.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (22.22%) Oracle Discoverer
2 4 (22.22%) Oracle BI EE
2 4 (22.22%) Oracle ODI
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (5.56%) MS Access
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Military
2 2 (11.11%) Billing
2 2 (11.11%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Architect
2 7 (38.89%) Oracle Architect
3 4 (22.22%) Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (22.22%) Oracle Solutions Architect
4 3 (16.67%) Technical Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) Test Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle SOA Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Analyst Programmer
6 1 (5.56%) Programmer
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle Technical Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Perl Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Solutions Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) PMO Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) SOA Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) .NET
2 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 3 (16.67%) HTML
3 2 (11.11%) JSP
4 1 (5.56%) Middleware
4 1 (5.56%) Silverlight
4 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 1 (5.56%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) UNIX
2 3 (16.67%) Windows
3 2 (11.11%) HPUX
3 2 (11.11%) Linux
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Technical Architecture
2 4 (22.22%) Time Management
2 4 (22.22%) E-business
2 4 (22.22%) TOGAF
2 4 (22.22%) Analytics
3 3 (16.67%) Information Architecture
4 2 (11.11%) Cash Management
4 2 (11.11%) Project Management
4 2 (11.11%) Test Scripting
4 2 (11.11%) Supply Chain Management
4 2 (11.11%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
5 1 (5.56%) V-Model
5 1 (5.56%) Data Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) OO
5 1 (5.56%) CRM
5 1 (5.56%) SOA
5 1 (5.56%) Migration
5 1 (5.56%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.56%) Perl
2 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
2 1 (5.56%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
2 1 (5.56%) VBA
2 1 (5.56%) C#
2 1 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) SC Cleared
1 8 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (11.11%) ISEB
2 2 (11.11%) ISTQB
3 1 (5.56%) Degree
3 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 4 (22.22%) Citrix
2 2 (11.11%) VMware
2 2 (11.11%) HP
3 1 (5.56%) SAP
3 1 (5.56%) Adobe