The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 3 June 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
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 4 14 10
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -4
Contract jobs citing Oracle 24 13 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 22.43% 10.83% 7.84%
As % of the Vendors category 45.28% 19.70% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 4
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £23.15 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.75 £37.49 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-28.64% +7.11%
Oracle
Lancashire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Preston region.

Vendors Category
Preston
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
53 66 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 49.53% 55.00% 43.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 18 11
Average daily rate £407 £295 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.05% -1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £165 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £459 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 6
Average hourly rate £12.00 £18.00 £19.04
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% -5.46%
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 Preston

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

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in Preston

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

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in Preston

Oracle
Daily Rate Histogram in Preston

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the Preston region over the 3 months to 3 June 2015.

Oracle Daily Rate Histogram in Preston

Oracle
Hourly Rate Trend in Preston

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

Oracle Hourly Rate Trend in Preston

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Preston 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 18 (47.37%) SQL
2 17 (44.74%) SQL Server
2 17 (44.74%) Oracle Database
3 16 (42.11%) PL/SQL
4 13 (34.21%) Security Cleared
5 9 (23.68%) Oracle Database 11g
5 9 (23.68%) Data Mapping
6 8 (21.05%) .NET
6 8 (21.05%) HTML
6 8 (21.05%) CSS
6 8 (21.05%) SC Cleared
6 8 (21.05%) Spreadsheet
7 7 (18.42%) HTML5
7 7 (18.42%) CSS3
7 7 (18.42%) PhoneGap
7 7 (18.42%) Umbraco
7 7 (18.42%) Telecoms
7 7 (18.42%) Classic ASP
7 7 (18.42%) Java
7 7 (18.42%) JavaScript
7 7 (18.42%) C#
7 7 (18.42%) Visual Studio
7 7 (18.42%) MVC
7 7 (18.42%) ERP
7 7 (18.42%) Shell Script
8 6 (15.79%) SAP
8 6 (15.79%) Migration
8 6 (15.79%) Data Migration
8 6 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (13.16%) Solaris

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Preston 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 7 (18.42%) Umbraco
2 3 (7.89%) JBoss
3 2 (5.26%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.63%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.63%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 8 (21.05%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (7.89%) MS Project
2 3 (7.89%) MS Visio
2 3 (7.89%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (7.89%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (5.26%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (2.63%) ResourceLink
4 1 (2.63%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (2.63%) SAP HCM
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle HRMS
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (44.74%) SQL Server
1 17 (44.74%) Oracle Database
2 9 (23.68%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (13.16%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.63%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.63%) PowerCenter
6 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.63%) Cognos Query Studio
6 1 (2.63%) Cognos Analysis Studio
6 1 (2.63%) Cognos Report Studio
6 1 (2.63%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 1 (2.63%) Cognos Transformer
6 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (18.42%) Visual Studio
2 5 (13.16%) ProC
3 2 (5.26%) LoadRunner
4 1 (2.63%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (2.63%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 7 (18.42%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.26%) Finance
3 1 (2.63%) Billing
3 1 (2.63%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 9 (23.68%) Data Analyst
1 9 (23.68%) Analyst
2 7 (18.42%) Developer
3 3 (7.89%) Architect
3 3 (7.89%) Consultant
3 3 (7.89%) Oracle Consultant
4 2 (5.26%) Project Manager
4 2 (5.26%) VBA Developer
4 2 (5.26%) Oracle Architect
5 1 (2.63%) Test Leader
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle Solutions Architect
5 1 (2.63%) Cognos BI Developer
5 1 (2.63%) AWS Developer
5 1 (2.63%) Transition Manager
5 1 (2.63%) Technical Leader
5 1 (2.63%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (2.63%) Excel Developer
5 1 (2.63%) Cognos Developer
5 1 (2.63%) Integration Architect
5 1 (2.63%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.05%) HTML
1 8 (21.05%) .NET
1 8 (21.05%) CSS
2 7 (18.42%) Classic ASP
2 7 (18.42%) HTML5
2 7 (18.42%) CSS3
2 7 (18.42%) PhoneGap
3 5 (13.16%) ASP.NET
3 5 (13.16%) JSP
3 5 (13.16%) Web Services
4 3 (7.89%) XML
5 1 (2.63%) XSL
5 1 (2.63%) XML Messaging
5 1 (2.63%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (2.63%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (5.26%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (13.16%) Solaris
3 3 (7.89%) UNIX
4 2 (5.26%) Windows
5 1 (2.63%) HPUX
5 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.68%) Data Mapping
2 7 (18.42%) ERP
2 7 (18.42%) MVC
3 6 (15.79%) Migration
3 6 (15.79%) Data Migration
4 5 (13.16%) ITIL
5 4 (10.53%) SDLC
5 4 (10.53%) Data Analysis
6 3 (7.89%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (7.89%) Six Sigma
6 3 (7.89%) Supplier Management
7 2 (5.26%) Validation
7 2 (5.26%) Test Scripting
8 1 (2.63%) Time Management
8 1 (2.63%) Supply Chain Management
8 1 (2.63%) Test Automation
8 1 (2.63%) Functional Testing
8 1 (2.63%) Change Data Capture
8 1 (2.63%) Metadata Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (47.37%) SQL
2 16 (42.11%) PL/SQL
3 7 (18.42%) C#
3 7 (18.42%) Java
3 7 (18.42%) JavaScript
3 7 (18.42%) Shell Script
4 4 (10.53%) C
5 3 (7.89%) VBA
6 1 (2.63%) Perl
6 1 (2.63%) Ruby
6 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (34.21%) Security Cleared
2 8 (21.05%) SC Cleared
3 5 (13.16%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (10.53%) Degree
5 3 (7.89%) BC Cleared
6 1 (2.63%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 6 (15.79%) SAP
2 5 (13.16%) Baan
3 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.63%) HP
4 1 (2.63%) Informatica
4 1 (2.63%) Cognos
4 1 (2.63%) Cisco
4 1 (2.63%) webMethods
4 1 (2.63%) Symantec
4 1 (2.63%) VMware
4 1 (2.63%) Talend
4 1 (2.63%) PeopleSoft
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