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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 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.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle
Rank 4 10 8
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Contract jobs citing Oracle 8 6 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 17.39% 6.19% 12.04%
As % of the Vendors category 47.06% 15.79% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 8
Median daily rate £375 £310 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.96% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £310 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £310 £378
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 0
Median hourly rate £39.00 £41.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.87% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
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
17 38 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 36.96% 39.18% 48.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 13 26
Median daily rate £330 £318 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.93% -2.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £120 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £557
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 13 3
Median hourly rate £38.50 £41.00 £48.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.09% -14.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £16.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.40 £47.33 £82.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Preston region citing Oracle as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 5 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Preston region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 8 (44.44%) SQL
2 7 (38.89%) XML
3 6 (33.33%) ClearCase
4 5 (27.78%) Windows
4 5 (27.78%) C#
5 4 (22.22%) .NET
5 4 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (22.22%) Rational Robot
5 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
5 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
6 3 (16.67%) Entity Framework
6 3 (16.67%) Change Data Capture
6 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database
6 3 (16.67%) Windows Server
6 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
6 3 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (16.67%) Windows 7
6 3 (16.67%) WPF
6 3 (16.67%) WinForms
6 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 3 (16.67%) VB6
6 3 (16.67%) .NET Framework
6 3 (16.67%) ClearQuest
6 3 (16.67%) IBM
6 3 (16.67%) PL/SQL
6 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
6 3 (16.67%) Informatica
6 3 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (16.67%) VMware

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.11%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (5.56%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (5.56%) DB2
3 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.56%) SQLPlus
3 1 (5.56%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) ClearCase
2 4 (22.22%) Rational Robot
3 3 (16.67%) ClearQuest
3 3 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (16.67%) Visual Studio
4 2 (11.11%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (5.56%) Toad
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
1 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.56%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Architect
2 4 (22.22%) Oracle Architect
2 4 (22.22%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Informatica Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle Technical Architect
3 3 (16.67%) Software Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Technical Architect
4 2 (11.11%) .NET Developer
4 2 (11.11%) .NET Software Developer
4 2 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 2 (11.11%) C# Software Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Build Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) C# WPF Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Network Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior .NET Software Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior C# Software Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) XML
2 4 (22.22%) .NET
3 3 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 3 (16.67%) Entity Framework
3 3 (16.67%) WinForms
3 3 (16.67%) WPF
3 3 (16.67%) XSD
3 3 (16.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) Mainframe
2 1 (5.56%) RIA
2 1 (5.56%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Windows
2 3 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 3 (16.67%) Windows Server
2 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (16.67%) Windows XP
3 1 (5.56%) AIX
3 1 (5.56%) HPUX
3 1 (5.56%) Linux
3 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (5.56%) Solaris
3 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) Change Data Capture
1 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (11.11%) ETL
2 2 (11.11%) Programme Management
2 2 (11.11%) SOLID
2 2 (11.11%) TDD
3 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
3 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
3 1 (5.56%) Data Management
3 1 (5.56%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (5.56%) E-business
3 1 (5.56%) Migration
3 1 (5.56%) OO
3 1 (5.56%) Requirements Management
3 1 (5.56%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (5.56%) Test Scripting
3 1 (5.56%) UML
3 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) SQL
2 5 (27.78%) C#
3 3 (16.67%) PL/SQL
3 3 (16.67%) VB
3 3 (16.67%) VB6
4 1 (5.56%) C++
4 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
4 1 (5.56%) VC++
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) BC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) IBM
1 3 (16.67%) Informatica
1 3 (16.67%) VMware
2 1 (5.56%) Citrix
2 1 (5.56%) EMC
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) SAP