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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 3 12 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Contract jobs citing Oracle 16 15 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 18.60% 13.27% -
As % of the Vendors category 37.21% 20.55% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 0
Average daily rate
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£600 £333 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+80.45% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £389 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.32% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £33.65
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +11.44%
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
43 73 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 50.00% 64.60% 36.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 18 10
Average daily rate £438 £450 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £278 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £605 £314
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 1
Average hourly rate £14.18 £21.73 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.76% -33.13%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.25%

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
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 30 July 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 17 (48.57%) SQL
2 14 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 12 (34.29%) SQL Server
3 12 (34.29%) PL/SQL
4 10 (28.57%) Oracle Database
5 9 (25.71%) Spreadsheet
5 9 (25.71%) Data Migration
5 9 (25.71%) Data Mapping
5 9 (25.71%) SAP
5 9 (25.71%) Java
5 9 (25.71%) Migration
5 9 (25.71%) Shell Script
6 8 (22.86%) ERP
6 8 (22.86%) SC Cleared
7 7 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (20.00%) JSP
7 7 (20.00%) Web Services
7 7 (20.00%) ProC
8 6 (17.14%) Oracle Database 10g
8 6 (17.14%) MS Visio
8 6 (17.14%) Solaris
8 6 (17.14%) C
9 5 (14.29%) JBoss
9 5 (14.29%) MS Excel
9 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
9 5 (14.29%) Baan
9 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
9 5 (14.29%) Degree
10 4 (11.43%) SAP HCM

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 5 (14.29%) JBoss
2 4 (11.43%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.86%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (2.86%) Tuxedo
3 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.86%) SAS
3 1 (2.86%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 9 (25.71%) Spreadsheet
2 6 (17.14%) MS Visio
3 5 (14.29%) MS Excel
4 3 (8.57%) MS Project
4 3 (8.57%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (2.86%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (11.43%) SAP HCM
1 4 (11.43%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle iProcurement
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (2.86%) ResourceLink
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.43%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (34.29%) SQL Server
2 10 (28.57%) Oracle Database
3 6 (17.14%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
5 4 (11.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.86%) PowerCenter
6 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.86%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (20.00%) ProC
2 3 (8.57%) Visual Studio
3 2 (5.71%) LoadRunner
4 1 (2.86%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (2.86%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 3 (8.57%) Aerospace
2 2 (5.71%) Finance
3 1 (2.86%) Billing
Job Titles
1 13 (37.14%) Analyst
2 12 (34.29%) Data Analyst
3 7 (20.00%) Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Data Migration Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Project Manager
5 3 (8.57%) Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) Technical Project Manager
6 2 (5.71%) VBA Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Technical Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Oracle Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) Oracle Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Oracle Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.86%) AWS Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Test Leader
7 1 (2.86%) Transition Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Technical Leader
7 1 (2.86%) Excel Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.00%) JSP
1 7 (20.00%) Web Services
2 2 (5.71%) XML
3 1 (2.86%) XSL
3 1 (2.86%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (2.86%) HTML
3 1 (2.86%) .NET
3 1 (2.86%) J2EE
3 1 (2.86%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.71%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.86%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (17.14%) Solaris
3 3 (8.57%) UNIX
4 1 (2.86%) Windows
4 1 (2.86%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.71%) Migration
1 9 (25.71%) Data Migration
1 9 (25.71%) Data Mapping
2 8 (22.86%) ERP
3 4 (11.43%) Data Modelling
3 4 (11.43%) ETL
3 4 (11.43%) ITIL
3 4 (11.43%) Data Management
3 4 (11.43%) SDLC
3 4 (11.43%) ETL Development
4 3 (8.57%) Six Sigma
4 3 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (8.57%) Data Analysis
4 3 (8.57%) Supplier Management
5 2 (5.71%) Validation
5 2 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (5.71%) Test Scripting
5 2 (5.71%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.86%) TOGAF
6 1 (2.86%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 17 (48.57%) SQL
2 12 (34.29%) PL/SQL
3 9 (25.71%) Java
3 9 (25.71%) Shell Script
4 6 (17.14%) C
5 3 (8.57%) T-SQL
5 3 (8.57%) VBA
6 1 (2.86%) Ruby
6 1 (2.86%) Perl
Qualifications
1 14 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (22.86%) SC Cleared
3 5 (14.29%) Degree
4 4 (11.43%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (8.57%) BC Cleared
6 1 (2.86%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 9 (25.71%) SAP
2 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 5 (14.29%) Baan
3 4 (11.43%) PeopleSoft
4 2 (5.71%) Informatica
5 1 (2.86%) HP
5 1 (2.86%) Endeca
5 1 (2.86%) Tableau
5 1 (2.86%) Talend
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