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 18 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 7 - 12
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Oracle 15 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 14.29% - 7.46%
As % of the Vendors category 31.25% - 35.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 3
Average daily rate
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£200 - £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £29.07
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+19.99% -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 Preston region.

Vendors Category
Preston
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
48 14 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 45.71% 38.89% 20.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 6 12
Average daily rate £300 £473 £461
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.50% +2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £265 £331
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £620 £536
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
Average hourly rate £12.50 £15.50 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.35% -42.59%
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 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 18 December 2014.

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 18 December 2014, 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 14 (46.67%) SQL
2 13 (43.33%) SQL Server
3 12 (40.00%) PL/SQL
4 11 (36.67%) ETL
4 11 (36.67%) Oracle Database
5 9 (30.00%) Data Modelling
5 9 (30.00%) ERwin
6 8 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (26.67%) Informatica
7 7 (23.33%) SharePoint
7 7 (23.33%) C#
7 7 (23.33%) .NET
7 7 (23.33%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (23.33%) Degree
7 7 (23.33%) Oracle Database 11g
8 6 (20.00%) Umbraco
8 6 (20.00%) Security Cleared
8 6 (20.00%) HTML5
8 6 (20.00%) CSS3
8 6 (20.00%) PhoneGap
8 6 (20.00%) Visual Studio
8 6 (20.00%) Classic ASP
8 6 (20.00%) HTML
8 6 (20.00%) JavaScript
8 6 (20.00%) CSS
8 6 (20.00%) Telecoms
8 6 (20.00%) MVC
9 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
9 5 (16.67%) SC Cleared
10 4 (13.33%) Data Migration

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 (23.33%) SharePoint
2 6 (20.00%) Umbraco
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Project
2 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle 11i
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle SCM
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle Manufacturing
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle ASCP
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (43.33%) SQL Server
2 11 (36.67%) Oracle Database
3 8 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (23.33%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (13.33%) Relational Database
5 4 (13.33%) RDBMS
5 4 (13.33%) PowerCenter
6 1 (3.33%) Oracle Discoverer
6 1 (3.33%) DB2
6 1 (3.33%) IMS/DB
6 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (3.33%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (3.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 9 (30.00%) ERwin
2 6 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 3 (10.00%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (10.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 6 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 6 (20.00%) Consultant
1 6 (20.00%) Analyst
2 4 (13.33%) Designer
2 4 (13.33%) Data Analyst
2 4 (13.33%) Developer
3 3 (10.00%) Architect
3 3 (10.00%) Oracle Consultant
3 3 (10.00%) Data Modeller
3 3 (10.00%) Informatica Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) Informatica Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Oracle Functional Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) Functional Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) Integration Architect
4 2 (6.67%) Project Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (3.33%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (3.33%) Business Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (23.33%) .NET
2 6 (20.00%) HTML5
2 6 (20.00%) CSS3
2 6 (20.00%) PhoneGap
2 6 (20.00%) Classic ASP
2 6 (20.00%) HTML
2 6 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (3.33%) XML
3 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.00%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.33%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.33%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) ETL
2 9 (30.00%) Data Modelling
3 6 (20.00%) MVC
4 4 (13.33%) Data Migration
4 4 (13.33%) Data Management
4 4 (13.33%) Metadata Management
4 4 (13.33%) ITIL
4 4 (13.33%) Migration
4 4 (13.33%) Project Management
5 3 (10.00%) Validation
6 2 (6.67%) Data Mapping
6 2 (6.67%) Data Analysis
6 2 (6.67%) ERP
6 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (3.33%) Regression Testing
7 1 (3.33%) Workflow
7 1 (3.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (3.33%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (46.67%) SQL
2 12 (40.00%) PL/SQL
3 7 (23.33%) C#
4 6 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (10.00%) Java
5 3 (10.00%) VBA
6 1 (3.33%) JCL
6 1 (3.33%) PL/1
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) Degree
2 6 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 4 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (10.00%) DV Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) Informatica
2 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.00%) Talend
4 1 (3.33%) webMethods
4 1 (3.33%) Pegasus
4 1 (3.33%) IBM
4 1 (3.33%) Aquila
4 1 (3.33%) Syncsort
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