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 9 February 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle
Rank 6 3 12
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +9
Contract jobs citing Oracle 12 17 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 16.67% 18.48% 7.69%
As % of the Vendors category 37.50% 32.69% 20.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 13 2
Average daily rate £500 £200 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% -46.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.45% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 0
Average hourly rate £39.00 £32.54 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.85% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £31.71
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +23.77%
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
32 52 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 44.44% 56.52% 36.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 32 7
Average daily rate £375 £300 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -47.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £200 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £499 £690
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 3 4
Average hourly rate £37.75 £32.54 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.01% +109.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.69 £25.30 £14.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.03 £41.68 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.38 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+27.85% +6.06%

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 9 February 2016, 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 9 (47.37%) SQL
2 7 (36.84%) Windows
3 6 (31.58%) ClearCase
3 6 (31.58%) C#
3 6 (31.58%) Finance
3 6 (31.58%) Oracle Database
4 5 (26.32%) Programme Management
4 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
4 5 (26.32%) Manufacturing
4 5 (26.32%) .NET
4 5 (26.32%) XML
5 4 (21.05%) XSD
5 4 (21.05%) XSLT
5 4 (21.05%) Visual Studio
5 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (21.05%) TDD
5 4 (21.05%) WinForms
5 4 (21.05%) Project Planning
5 4 (21.05%) .NET Framework
5 4 (21.05%) WPF
5 4 (21.05%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (21.05%) SOLID
5 4 (21.05%) Entity Framework
6 3 (15.79%) Avionics
6 3 (15.79%) CodeIgniter
6 3 (15.79%) jQuery
6 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
6 3 (15.79%) Replication
6 3 (15.79%) MySQL
6 3 (15.79%) JavaScript

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 1 (5.26%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS Office
2 1 (5.26%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) Oracle Database
2 3 (15.79%) MySQL
3 2 (10.53%) RDBMS
3 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
4 1 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (5.26%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (5.26%) DB2
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (5.26%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) ClearCase
2 4 (21.05%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (21.05%) Visual Studio
3 2 (10.53%) ClearQuest
3 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
3 2 (10.53%) NetBeans
3 2 (10.53%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (10.53%) Rational Robot
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
2 5 (26.32%) Manufacturing
3 3 (15.79%) Avionics
3 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
4 2 (10.53%) Military
5 1 (5.26%) Billing
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Software Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Consultant
3 3 (15.79%) PHP Developer
3 3 (15.79%) PHP Web Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Web Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Compliance Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Software Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Applications Developer
5 1 (5.26%) ETL Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle Technical Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Support
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) .NET
1 5 (26.32%) XML
2 4 (21.05%) .NET Framework
2 4 (21.05%) Entity Framework
2 4 (21.05%) WinForms
2 4 (21.05%) WPF
2 4 (21.05%) XSD
2 4 (21.05%) XSLT
3 3 (15.79%) CodeIgniter
3 3 (15.79%) jQuery
4 2 (10.53%) Highcharts JS
5 1 (5.26%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Replication
2 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Windows
2 3 (15.79%) Unix
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
3 2 (10.53%) Windows XP
4 1 (5.26%) Linux
4 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Programme Management
1 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
2 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (21.05%) Project Planning
2 4 (21.05%) SOLID
2 4 (21.05%) TDD
3 3 (15.79%) ERP
4 2 (10.53%) HMVC
4 2 (10.53%) ITIL
4 2 (10.53%) Project Management
4 2 (10.53%) Software License Management
4 2 (10.53%) Software Licensing
4 2 (10.53%) UML
4 2 (10.53%) Validation
5 1 (5.26%) Data Mapping
5 1 (5.26%) OO
5 1 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.26%) Requirements Management
5 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.26%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) SQL
2 6 (31.58%) C#
3 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
3 3 (15.79%) PHP
3 3 (15.79%) Python
4 1 (5.26%) AWK
4 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.26%) C
4 1 (5.26%) C++
4 1 (5.26%) Korn
4 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.26%) sed
4 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
4 1 (5.26%) VC++
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
1 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (5.26%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) HND
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) IBM
1 2 (10.53%) Informatica
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
1 2 (10.53%) SAP
1 2 (10.53%) VMware
2 1 (5.26%) BT
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