The table below looks at the statistics 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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 23 17 12
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -5
Contract jobs citing Oracle 70 81 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 6.81% 7.63% 9.31%
As % of the Vendors category 14.34% 14.54% 18.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 54 31
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£475 £436 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.00% +16.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £521 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £399 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +23.07%
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Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Vendors Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
488 557 387
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 47.47% 52.45% 50.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 258 262 149
Average daily rate £400 £365 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +7.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £190 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £516 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 16 31
Average hourly rate £20.28 £15.13 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.04% -45.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £9.52 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.22 £180.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 2015, 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 40 (33.06%) SQL Server
2 38 (31.40%) SQL
3 33 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 26 (21.49%) Finance
5 25 (20.66%) Java
6 24 (19.83%) Linux
7 20 (16.53%) Windows
7 20 (16.53%) MS Excel
8 19 (15.70%) UNIX
9 18 (14.88%) VMware
9 18 (14.88%) Oracle Database
10 17 (14.05%) Business Objects
11 16 (13.22%) Migration
11 16 (13.22%) VMware Infrastructure
12 15 (12.40%) Data Modelling
13 14 (11.57%) Red Hat
13 14 (11.57%) Middleware
13 14 (11.57%) SharePoint Server
13 14 (11.57%) Hyper-V
13 14 (11.57%) Security Cleared
14 13 (10.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 13 (10.74%) SOA
15 12 (9.92%) WebLogic
15 12 (9.92%) SAP
15 12 (9.92%) VBScript
15 12 (9.92%) VB
15 12 (9.92%) Windows Server 2003
15 12 (9.92%) Active Directory
15 12 (9.92%) Windows 7
15 12 (9.92%) PowerShell

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 14 (11.57%) SharePoint Server
2 12 (9.92%) WebLogic
3 8 (6.61%) Tomcat
3 8 (6.61%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (4.96%) JBoss
5 5 (4.13%) Apache
5 5 (4.13%) MQSeries
5 5 (4.13%) SharePoint
6 4 (3.31%) ArcGIS
6 4 (3.31%) ArcSDE
7 3 (2.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (2.48%) JCAPS
7 3 (2.48%) WebSphere
8 2 (1.65%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.83%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.83%) IIS
9 1 (0.83%) LiveCycle
9 1 (0.83%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.83%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 20 (16.53%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.79%) MS PowerPoint
2 7 (5.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (6.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (5.79%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (4.13%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (4.13%) Oracle Cash Management
4 3 (2.48%) Oracle Assets
4 3 (2.48%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (2.48%) Oracle General Ledger
4 3 (2.48%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (2.48%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (1.65%) SAP HCM
5 2 (1.65%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (1.65%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (1.65%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (1.65%) Maximo
5 2 (1.65%) Oracle E-Business Tax
5 2 (1.65%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 1 (0.83%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.83%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.83%) PaaS
1 1 (0.83%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.79%) TCP/IP
1 7 (5.79%) Firewall
2 4 (3.31%) SSH
2 4 (3.31%) NAS
2 4 (3.31%) SSL
2 4 (3.31%) SAN
2 4 (3.31%) VoIP
3 3 (2.48%) Ethernet
3 3 (2.48%) FTP
3 3 (2.48%) ATM
3 3 (2.48%) Broadband
3 3 (2.48%) DMZ
3 3 (2.48%) VPN
3 3 (2.48%) PPP
3 3 (2.48%) HTTPS
3 3 (2.48%) DSLAM
3 3 (2.48%) xDSL
4 2 (1.65%) Internet
4 2 (1.65%) HTTP
5 1 (0.83%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (33.06%) SQL Server
2 18 (14.88%) Oracle Database
3 9 (7.44%) MySQL
3 9 (7.44%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (6.61%) Informix
5 7 (5.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (4.96%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 5 (4.13%) QlikView
8 4 (3.31%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (2.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (1.65%) Relational Database
10 2 (1.65%) DB2
10 2 (1.65%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.65%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (1.65%) SAP BW
11 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (0.83%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.83%) Oracle8/8i Database
11 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 10 (8.26%) StarTeam
2 3 (2.48%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (1.65%) PowerBuilder
3 2 (1.65%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.83%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.83%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.83%) ProC
4 1 (0.83%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.83%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.83%) Visual Studio
General
1 26 (21.49%) Finance
2 11 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.13%) Banking
4 3 (2.48%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.65%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.83%) Legal
6 1 (0.83%) Games
6 1 (0.83%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.83%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 30 (24.79%) Developer
2 24 (19.83%) Architect
3 12 (9.92%) Consultant
4 11 (9.09%) Administrator
4 11 (9.09%) SQL Developer
5 10 (8.26%) Solutions Architect
6 8 (6.61%) Data Architect
6 8 (6.61%) Oracle Consultant
6 8 (6.61%) Integration Engineer
7 7 (5.79%) Analyst
8 6 (4.96%) Management Consultant
9 4 (3.31%) Systems Administrator
9 4 (3.31%) Systems Analyst
9 4 (3.31%) Java Developer
9 4 (3.31%) Project Administrator
9 4 (3.31%) Technical Leader
9 4 (3.31%) Service Management Consultant
9 4 (3.31%) BizTalk Developer
9 4 (3.31%) Oracle Architect
9 4 (3.31%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (11.57%) Middleware
2 11 (9.09%) HTML
2 11 (9.09%) .NET
3 6 (4.96%) J2EE
3 6 (4.96%) Oracle Fusion
4 5 (4.13%) Application Packaging
4 5 (4.13%) CSS
5 4 (3.31%) ArcObjects
6 3 (2.48%) XML
7 2 (1.65%) XHTML
7 2 (1.65%) Spring
7 2 (1.65%) Ajax
7 2 (1.65%) JSP
7 2 (1.65%) ASP.NET
7 2 (1.65%) Web Services
7 2 (1.65%) jQuery
7 2 (1.65%) PhoneGap
7 2 (1.65%) AngularJS
7 2 (1.65%) Apache Camel
8 1 (0.83%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.26%) Management Information System
2 7 (5.79%) PKI
3 6 (4.96%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.13%) Open Source
5 4 (3.31%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (3.31%) Data Integration
5 4 (3.31%) GIS
6 3 (2.48%) Replication
7 2 (1.65%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.65%) AS400
7 2 (1.65%) iSeries
8 1 (0.83%) Life Science
8 1 (0.83%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.83%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.83%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 24 (19.83%) Linux
2 20 (16.53%) Windows
3 19 (15.70%) UNIX
4 13 (10.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (9.92%) Windows 7
5 12 (9.92%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (9.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (9.09%) Solaris
7 3 (2.48%) AIX
7 3 (2.48%) HPUX
8 2 (1.65%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (13.22%) Migration
2 15 (12.40%) Data Modelling
3 13 (10.74%) SOA
4 10 (8.26%) Configuration Management
5 8 (6.61%) CRM
6 7 (5.79%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (5.79%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (5.79%) Release Management
7 5 (4.13%) System Testing
7 5 (4.13%) Data Migration
7 5 (4.13%) Analytics
7 5 (4.13%) Mentoring
7 5 (4.13%) Workflow
7 5 (4.13%) Project Management
7 5 (4.13%) Service Management
8 4 (3.31%) ERP
8 4 (3.31%) ITIL
8 4 (3.31%) Cyber Security
8 4 (3.31%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (3.31%) Data Entry
Programming Languages
1 38 (31.40%) SQL
2 25 (20.66%) Java
3 12 (9.92%) VBScript
3 12 (9.92%) VB
3 12 (9.92%) PowerShell
4 10 (8.26%) C#
5 6 (4.96%) PHP
5 6 (4.96%) Python
6 4 (3.31%) JavaScript
6 4 (3.31%) Shell Script
7 3 (2.48%) AWK
7 3 (2.48%) Ruby
7 3 (2.48%) Korn
7 3 (2.48%) C
7 3 (2.48%) sed
7 3 (2.48%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 2 (1.65%) XQuery
8 2 (1.65%) Delphi
9 1 (0.83%) C++
9 1 (0.83%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (11.57%) Security Cleared
2 10 (8.26%) SC Cleared
3 8 (6.61%) Degree
4 7 (5.79%) DV Cleared
5 4 (3.31%) HND
6 3 (2.48%) CCNP
6 3 (2.48%) CCNA
6 3 (2.48%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (2.48%) Sun Certification
6 3 (2.48%) SCSA
7 2 (1.65%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.83%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.83%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.83%) SLA
1 1 (0.83%) QA
1 1 (0.83%) JSP 440
System Software
1 16 (13.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (11.57%) Hyper-V
3 12 (9.92%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.83%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.83%) Xen
4 1 (0.83%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.83%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (0.83%) Veritas File System
4 1 (0.83%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (0.83%) NFS
Systems Management
1 12 (9.92%) SCCM
2 11 (9.09%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 6 (4.96%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (1.65%) Puppet
4 2 (1.65%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (1.65%) Tivoli
4 2 (1.65%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.83%) Control-M
5 1 (0.83%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 1 (0.83%) Oozie
Vendors
1 33 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 18 (14.88%) VMware
3 17 (14.05%) Business Objects
4 14 (11.57%) Red Hat
5 12 (9.92%) SAP
6 11 (9.09%) Sun
7 10 (8.26%) Borland
8 8 (6.61%) webMethods
9 7 (5.79%) HP
10 5 (4.13%) Informatica
11 4 (3.31%) Mapinfo
11 4 (3.31%) Veritas
11 4 (3.31%) ESRI
12 3 (2.48%) Symantec
12 3 (2.48%) Huawei
12 3 (2.48%) Ericsson
12 3 (2.48%) Cisco
13 2 (1.65%) IBM
13 2 (1.65%) Citrix
13 2 (1.65%) Juniper
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