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 1 April 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 12 14 3
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -11
Contract jobs citing Oracle 8 5 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 8.16% 5.21% 19.12%
As % of the Vendors category 17.39% 10.64% 39.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 8
Average daily rate
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£325 £338 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -14.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £336 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £404 £408 £606
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £31.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £37.50 £31.70
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +18.29%
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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
46 47 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 46.94% 48.96% 48.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 17 14
Average daily rate £305 £300 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.66% -23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £175 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £455 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 10
Average hourly rate £31.50 £23.00 £26.98
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.95% -14.73%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.40
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -4.89%

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 1 April 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 1 April 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 13 (72.22%) SQL
2 9 (50.00%) Windows
3 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
4 7 (38.89%) .NET
4 7 (38.89%) Linux
4 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
4 7 (38.89%) Security Cleared
5 6 (33.33%) SC Cleared
6 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
6 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
6 5 (27.78%) C#
6 5 (27.78%) Oracle Database
7 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Management
7 4 (22.22%) VB.NET
7 4 (22.22%) Visual Studio
7 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
7 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (22.22%) Load Balancing
8 3 (16.67%) Ubuntu
8 3 (16.67%) Retail
8 3 (16.67%) Data Analysis
8 3 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (16.67%) Scrum
8 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (16.67%) CentOS
8 3 (16.67%) Oracle Fusion
8 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
8 3 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 2 (11.11%) IIS
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (5.56%) LiveCycle
2 1 (5.56%) Confluence
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
2 3 (16.67%) MS Office
3 2 (11.11%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
1 2 (11.11%) LDAP
1 2 (11.11%) Firewall
2 1 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 5 (27.78%) Oracle Database
3 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (16.67%) MySQL
5 2 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (11.11%) SQL Anywhere
5 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (5.56%) RavenDB
6 1 (5.56%) MS Access
6 1 (5.56%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
6 1 (5.56%) DataStax
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Visual Studio
2 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 3 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (5.56%) JIRA
4 1 (5.56%) TeamCity
4 1 (5.56%) Bitbucket
4 1 (5.56%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 3 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.56%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Developer
1 4 (22.22%) Consultant
2 3 (16.67%) DBA
2 3 (16.67%) Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Programmer
3 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (11.11%) Analyst Programmer
3 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Database Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Migration Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Software Programmer
4 1 (5.56%) IT Operations Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Applications Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (5.56%) .NET Developer
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (5.56%) Sybase DBA
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Applications DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) .NET
2 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle Fusion
3 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 3 (16.67%) CSS
3 3 (16.67%) HTML
4 2 (11.11%) Middleware
4 2 (11.11%) Silverlight
5 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
5 1 (5.56%) jQuery
5 1 (5.56%) Classic ASP
5 1 (5.56%) MSMQ
5 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (11.11%) Open Source
2 2 (11.11%) SecurID
2 2 (11.11%) PKI
3 1 (5.56%) Replication
3 1 (5.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Windows
2 7 (38.89%) Linux
3 3 (16.67%) Ubuntu
3 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (16.67%) CentOS
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle Linux
3 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (16.67%) UNIX
3 3 (16.67%) Windows 2000
4 1 (5.56%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Management
1 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (22.22%) Load Balancing
2 3 (16.67%) Data Analysis
2 3 (16.67%) Scrum
2 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 2 (11.11%) ITIL
3 2 (11.11%) Identity Management
3 2 (11.11%) MVC
3 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
3 2 (11.11%) V-Model
3 2 (11.11%) TDD
4 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.56%) Operations Management
4 1 (5.56%) Asset Management
4 1 (5.56%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) Kanban
4 1 (5.56%) QMS
4 1 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) SQL
2 5 (27.78%) C#
3 4 (22.22%) VB.NET
4 3 (16.67%) PL/SQL
5 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
5 2 (11.11%) Java
5 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.56%) VBA
6 1 (5.56%) VB
6 1 (5.56%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) Security Cleared
2 6 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (5.56%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.11%) Novell eDirectory
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle Identity Management
1 3 (16.67%) Nagios
1 3 (16.67%) Hyperic
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) SolarWinds
2 3 (16.67%) Splunk
2 3 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.56%) Endeca
3 1 (5.56%) RedPrairie
3 1 (5.56%) Adobe
3 1 (5.56%) Siebel
3 1 (5.56%) Sybase