The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Reading region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 30 21 37
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +16
Contract jobs citing Oracle 42 63 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 4.77% 6.47% 4.15%
As % of the Vendors category 9.86% 12.30% 7.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 21 19
Average daily rate
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£388 £370 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.72% +13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £425 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £19.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £34.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+2.89% +4.54%
Vendors Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
426 512 654
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 48.35% 52.57% 54.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 197 200
Average daily rate £375 £363 £336
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +7.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £140 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 28 33
Average hourly rate £17.07 £27.50 £15.58
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.92% +76.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.35 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.60 £31.00 £34.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
Oracle
Berkshire

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Oracle
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the Reading region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

Oracle Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Oracle
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Oracle Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 36 (30.51%) SQL
2 31 (26.27%) Finance
3 27 (22.88%) Oracle Database
4 25 (21.19%) Data Warehouse
4 25 (21.19%) ETL
5 23 (19.49%) Windows
5 23 (19.49%) SAP
6 21 (17.80%) SQL Server
7 20 (16.95%) Microsoft
7 20 (16.95%) Degree
8 18 (15.25%) Informatica
9 17 (14.41%) Java
9 17 (14.41%) Telecoms
10 16 (13.56%) Business Objects
10 16 (13.56%) Oracle Database 11g
11 15 (12.71%) PL/SQL
11 15 (12.71%) XML
11 15 (12.71%) UNIX
11 15 (12.71%) Business Intelligence
12 14 (11.86%) PowerCenter
12 14 (11.86%) Linux
13 13 (11.02%) WebLogic
13 13 (11.02%) IBM
13 13 (11.02%) Security Cleared
14 12 (10.17%) Data Modelling
14 12 (10.17%) Migration
15 11 (9.32%) Data Management
15 11 (9.32%) MS Excel
15 11 (9.32%) Data Quality
16 10 (8.47%) .NET

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 13 (11.02%) WebLogic
2 7 (5.93%) IIS
3 6 (5.08%) Apache
4 4 (3.39%) ArcGIS
4 4 (3.39%) CMS
5 3 (2.54%) Tomcat
5 3 (2.54%) Oracle Spatial
5 3 (2.54%) Oracle Coherence
6 2 (1.69%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.85%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.85%) DNN
7 1 (0.85%) Oracle BPEL
7 1 (0.85%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.85%) Moodle
Applications
1 11 (9.32%) MS Excel
2 10 (8.47%) MS PowerPoint
3 9 (7.63%) MS Office
4 3 (2.54%) Photoshop
5 2 (1.69%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.69%) MS Project
6 1 (0.85%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (5.93%) Oracle Retail
2 3 (2.54%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (2.54%) Maximo
2 3 (2.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (2.54%) Oracle Cash Management
2 3 (2.54%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (1.69%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (1.69%) Oracle BRM
3 2 (1.69%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (1.69%) Remedy AR System
3 2 (1.69%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 2 (1.69%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (1.69%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (1.69%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (1.69%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.85%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.85%) Tridion
4 1 (0.85%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.85%) SAP SRM
4 1 (0.85%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.85%) SaaS
1 1 (0.85%) Force.com
1 1 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.39%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (2.54%) SAN
2 3 (2.54%) Internet
2 3 (2.54%) SSL
2 3 (2.54%) DNS
2 3 (2.54%) VPN
3 2 (1.69%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.69%) LDAP
3 2 (1.69%) SSH
3 2 (1.69%) Firewall
4 1 (0.85%) IPsec
4 1 (0.85%) BIG-IP
4 1 (0.85%) Intranet
4 1 (0.85%) Extranet
4 1 (0.85%) ATM
4 1 (0.85%) WAN
4 1 (0.85%) SMTP
4 1 (0.85%) FTP
4 1 (0.85%) HTTP
4 1 (0.85%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (22.88%) Oracle Database
2 25 (21.19%) Data Warehouse
3 21 (17.80%) SQL Server
4 16 (13.56%) Oracle Database 11g
5 14 (11.86%) PowerCenter
6 10 (8.47%) BusinessObjects
7 8 (6.78%) Oracle Database 12c
8 7 (5.93%) Oracle Reports
9 6 (5.08%) BusinessObjects XI
9 6 (5.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (4.24%) MySQL
10 5 (4.24%) Relational Database
11 4 (3.39%) Oracle Database 10g
12 3 (2.54%) RDBMS
12 3 (2.54%) Data Mining
12 3 (2.54%) Oracle ODI
12 3 (2.54%) QlikView
12 3 (2.54%) SQL Server 2008
13 2 (1.69%) SAP Data Services
13 2 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (5.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (4.24%) Toad
3 3 (2.54%) ERwin
3 3 (2.54%) Dreamweaver
4 2 (1.69%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (0.85%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.85%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.85%) Oracle APEX
General
1 31 (26.27%) Finance
2 17 (14.41%) Telecoms
3 10 (8.47%) Retail
4 8 (6.78%) Billing
5 6 (5.08%) Banking
6 5 (4.24%) Marketing
7 4 (3.39%) Mandarin Language
7 4 (3.39%) Back Office
8 3 (2.54%) Danish Language
8 3 (2.54%) Dutch Language
8 3 (2.54%) Italian Language
8 3 (2.54%) Japanese Language
8 3 (2.54%) Korean Language
8 3 (2.54%) Portuguese Language
8 3 (2.54%) Spanish Language
8 3 (2.54%) Swedish Language
9 2 (1.69%) General Ledger
9 2 (1.69%) Publishing
10 1 (0.85%) Law
10 1 (0.85%) Military
Job Titles
1 20 (16.95%) Architect
2 19 (16.10%) Analyst
3 17 (14.41%) Developer
4 15 (12.71%) Consultant
5 8 (6.78%) Test Analyst
5 8 (6.78%) Solutions Architect
6 7 (5.93%) Oracle Consultant
6 7 (5.93%) Oracle Analyst
7 6 (5.08%) Designer
7 6 (5.08%) Oracle Architect
8 5 (4.24%) Administrator
8 5 (4.24%) Coordinator
8 5 (4.24%) Data Warehouse Analyst
8 5 (4.24%) Java Developer
8 5 (4.24%) Project Coordinator
8 5 (4.24%) Data Warehouse Test Analyst
9 4 (3.39%) Informatica Developer
9 4 (3.39%) Senior Analyst
10 3 (2.54%) DBA
10 3 (2.54%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (12.71%) XML
2 10 (8.47%) .NET
3 7 (5.93%) Spring
4 6 (5.08%) Middleware
4 6 (5.08%) Hibernate
5 5 (4.24%) JSP
5 5 (4.24%) Web Services
5 5 (4.24%) J2EE
5 5 (4.24%) HTML
5 5 (4.24%) WebCenter
6 3 (2.54%) ArcObjects
6 3 (2.54%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (1.69%) .NET Framework
7 2 (1.69%) Java SE
7 2 (1.69%) Java EE
7 2 (1.69%) XML Schema
7 2 (1.69%) CSS
7 2 (1.69%) Struts
7 2 (1.69%) ODBC
7 2 (1.69%) JNDI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.08%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (3.39%) GIS
2 4 (3.39%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.54%) W3C
3 3 (2.54%) Data Integration
3 3 (2.54%) Statistics
3 3 (2.54%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.69%) FMCG
4 2 (1.69%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.69%) Replication
5 1 (0.85%) SCORM
5 1 (0.85%) Clustering
5 1 (0.85%) PKI
5 1 (0.85%) CESG
5 1 (0.85%) Firmware
5 1 (0.85%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (0.85%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 23 (19.49%) Windows
2 15 (12.71%) UNIX
3 14 (11.86%) Linux
4 5 (4.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (3.39%) zOS
5 4 (3.39%) AIX
6 2 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.69%) Solaris
7 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.85%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (21.19%) ETL
2 15 (12.71%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (10.17%) Data Modelling
3 12 (10.17%) Migration
4 11 (9.32%) Data Management
5 9 (7.63%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (7.63%) Workflow
5 9 (7.63%) Data Entry
5 9 (7.63%) Analytics
6 8 (6.78%) Master Data Management
6 8 (6.78%) Cyber Security
7 7 (5.93%) Data Analysis
7 7 (5.93%) CRM
7 7 (5.93%) ITIL
7 7 (5.93%) Data Cleansing
8 6 (5.08%) Test Scripting
8 6 (5.08%) TOGAF
9 5 (4.24%) Validation
9 5 (4.24%) SOA
10 4 (3.39%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 36 (30.51%) SQL
2 17 (14.41%) Java
3 15 (12.71%) PL/SQL
4 5 (4.24%) Perl
4 5 (4.24%) C
5 4 (3.39%) C#
5 4 (3.39%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.54%) T-SQL
6 3 (2.54%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.69%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.69%) VB
7 2 (1.69%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.69%) Python
8 1 (0.85%) VBScript
8 1 (0.85%) C++
8 1 (0.85%) Delphi
8 1 (0.85%) Groovy
8 1 (0.85%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.85%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 20 (16.95%) Degree
2 13 (11.02%) Security Cleared
3 7 (5.93%) HND
3 7 (5.93%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.69%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.69%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.85%) MCSE
5 1 (0.85%) ISEB
5 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.85%) OCA
5 1 (0.85%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.32%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.69%) SLA
3 1 (0.85%) TickIT
3 1 (0.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.85%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.39%) Xen
1 4 (3.39%) Hyper-V
2 3 (2.54%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.69%) XenServer
3 2 (1.69%) vSphere
3 2 (1.69%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (1.69%) KVM
3 2 (1.69%) NFS
3 2 (1.69%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.85%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.85%) MetaFrame
4 1 (0.85%) VMware Server
4 1 (0.85%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.85%) vCloud
4 1 (0.85%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.85%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 3 (2.54%) Nessus
2 2 (1.69%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.85%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.85%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.85%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (0.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.85%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (0.85%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.85%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (0.85%) SCCM
3 1 (0.85%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (0.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 23 (19.49%) SAP
2 20 (16.95%) Microsoft
3 18 (15.25%) Informatica
4 16 (13.56%) Business Objects
5 13 (11.02%) IBM
6 7 (5.93%) Cisco
7 5 (4.24%) Red Hat
7 5 (4.24%) Citrix
8 4 (3.39%) Cognos
8 4 (3.39%) ESRI
8 4 (3.39%) VMware
9 3 (2.54%) Primavera
9 3 (2.54%) Remedy
9 3 (2.54%) NetApp
9 3 (2.54%) HP
9 3 (2.54%) Adobe
10 2 (1.69%) hybris
10 2 (1.69%) Talend
10 2 (1.69%) BMC
10 2 (1.69%) Manugistics
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