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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 21 28 26
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -2
Contract jobs citing Oracle 69 40 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 6.80% 4.64% 6.27%
As % of the Vendors category 12.97% 9.88% 12.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 23 19
Average daily rate
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£450 £375 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +14.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £283 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £575 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £19.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £37.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +15.38%
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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
532 405 490
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 52.41% 46.98% 48.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 296 186 195
Average daily rate £413 £375 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £255 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 25 27
Average hourly rate £21.55 £17.07 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.24% -44.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.75 £12.50 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.90 £19.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 (27.78%) Java
2 37 (25.69%) SQL
2 37 (25.69%) Security Cleared
3 34 (23.61%) SQL Server
4 32 (22.22%) Finance
5 31 (21.53%) Linux
6 29 (20.14%) Oracle EBS R12
7 28 (19.44%) Migration
8 27 (18.75%) Telecoms
8 27 (18.75%) ERP
9 25 (17.36%) Microsoft
10 22 (15.28%) Oracle ERP
10 22 (15.28%) MS Excel
10 22 (15.28%) UNIX
10 22 (15.28%) SC Cleared
11 20 (13.89%) Data Migration
11 20 (13.89%) HTML
12 18 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
12 18 (12.50%) Oracle Applications
12 18 (12.50%) JavaScript
12 18 (12.50%) Python
13 17 (11.81%) Oracle Database
14 16 (11.11%) Git (software)
14 16 (11.11%) Middleware
15 15 (10.42%) Management Information System
15 15 (10.42%) E-business
15 15 (10.42%) TeamCity
16 14 (9.72%) jQuery
16 14 (9.72%) Oracle Spatial
16 14 (9.72%) Spring MVC

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 (9.72%) Oracle Spatial
2 9 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
3 8 (5.56%) WebLogic
4 6 (4.17%) Apache
4 6 (4.17%) SharePoint
5 5 (3.47%) Tomcat
6 4 (2.78%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (2.08%) WebSphere
7 3 (2.08%) JBoss
8 2 (1.39%) MS Exchange
8 2 (1.39%) Oracle Service Bus
8 2 (1.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.69%) WebSphere Portal
9 1 (0.69%) Confluence
9 1 (0.69%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 22 (15.28%) MS Excel
2 10 (6.94%) MS Office
3 6 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 29 (20.14%) Oracle EBS R12
2 22 (15.28%) Oracle ERP
3 18 (12.50%) Oracle Applications
4 9 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
5 7 (4.86%) Dynamics AX
5 7 (4.86%) Oracle EBS
5 7 (4.86%) Oracle Payables
5 7 (4.86%) Oracle Cash Management
5 7 (4.86%) Oracle E-Business Tax
5 7 (4.86%) Oracle General Ledger
6 3 (2.08%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 3 (2.08%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (2.08%) Oracle iProcurement
7 2 (1.39%) Hyperion Planning
7 2 (1.39%) Maximo
7 2 (1.39%) Oracle Receivables
7 2 (1.39%) Oracle Assets
7 2 (1.39%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 2 (1.39%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
8 1 (0.69%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.08%) SaaS
3 2 (1.39%) PaaS
3 2 (1.39%) Taleo
4 1 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.33%) Firewall
2 9 (6.25%) VPN
3 8 (5.56%) SSH
4 7 (4.86%) VoIP
5 6 (4.17%) ATM
5 6 (4.17%) Broadband
5 6 (4.17%) Ethernet
5 6 (4.17%) xDSL
5 6 (4.17%) PPP
5 6 (4.17%) SAN
5 6 (4.17%) DSLAM
6 5 (3.47%) SSL
7 4 (2.78%) WAN
7 4 (2.78%) LAN
8 3 (2.08%) HTTP
8 3 (2.08%) SNMP
8 3 (2.08%) TCP/IP
9 2 (1.39%) FTP
9 2 (1.39%) WLAN
10 1 (0.69%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (23.61%) SQL Server
2 17 (11.81%) Oracle Database
3 14 (9.72%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (7.64%) MySQL
6 10 (6.94%) BusinessObjects
7 9 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
8 7 (4.86%) Oracle Database 11g
9 6 (4.17%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 6 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (3.47%) DB2
11 4 (2.78%) Informix
12 3 (2.08%) Oracle Discoverer
12 3 (2.08%) Oracle Database 10g
13 2 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 2 (1.39%) PowerCenter
14 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 1 (0.69%) Oracle BI EE
14 1 (0.69%) ActiveReports
14 1 (0.69%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 16 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 15 (10.42%) TeamCity
3 11 (7.64%) Oracle Forms
4 5 (3.47%) Jenkins
4 5 (3.47%) Hudson
5 4 (2.78%) Subversion
6 2 (1.39%) Toad
7 1 (0.69%) JDeveloper
7 1 (0.69%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.69%) ProC
7 1 (0.69%) Maven
7 1 (0.69%) JIRA
7 1 (0.69%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.69%) Selenium
7 1 (0.69%) Apache Continuum
7 1 (0.69%) Rational Application Developer
7 1 (0.69%) ClearCase
7 1 (0.69%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.69%) WebDriver
General
1 32 (22.22%) Finance
2 27 (18.75%) Telecoms
3 6 (4.17%) Billing
4 5 (3.47%) Retail
5 3 (2.08%) Banking
5 3 (2.08%) Financial Institution
5 3 (2.08%) Marketing
6 2 (1.39%) French Language
6 2 (1.39%) German Language
6 2 (1.39%) Italian Language
6 2 (1.39%) Portuguese Language
6 2 (1.39%) Spanish Language
6 2 (1.39%) General Ledger
6 2 (1.39%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.69%) Back Office
7 1 (0.69%) Electronics
7 1 (0.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 44 (30.56%) Developer
2 40 (27.78%) Consultant
3 32 (22.22%) Oracle Consultant
4 24 (16.67%) Architect
5 19 (13.19%) Functional Consultant
5 19 (13.19%) Oracle Functional Consultant
6 16 (11.11%) ERP Consultant
7 11 (7.64%) SQL Developer
7 11 (7.64%) Java Developer
7 11 (7.64%) Solutions Architect
8 6 (4.17%) Management Consultant
9 5 (3.47%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
9 5 (3.47%) Payroll Consultant
9 5 (3.47%) Oracle Architect
10 4 (2.78%) JavaScript Developer
10 4 (2.78%) BizTalk Developer
10 4 (2.78%) Designer
10 4 (2.78%) DevOps Engineer
10 4 (2.78%) Service Management Consultant
10 4 (2.78%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (13.89%) HTML
2 16 (11.11%) Middleware
3 14 (9.72%) Hibernate
3 14 (9.72%) Spring
3 14 (9.72%) Spring MVC
3 14 (9.72%) jQuery
4 13 (9.03%) EJB
4 13 (9.03%) CSS
5 12 (8.33%) AngularJS
6 9 (6.25%) Java EE
6 9 (6.25%) .NET
7 8 (5.56%) J2EE
7 8 (5.56%) JPA
8 7 (4.86%) Web Services
9 5 (3.47%) XML
9 5 (3.47%) SOAP
10 4 (2.78%) REST
10 4 (2.78%) Application Packaging
10 4 (2.78%) Ajax
11 3 (2.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.42%) Management Information System
2 14 (9.72%) GIS
3 10 (6.94%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.47%) PKI
5 4 (2.78%) PMI
5 4 (2.78%) Data Centre
6 3 (2.08%) Algorithms
6 3 (2.08%) Mainframe
6 3 (2.08%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.39%) SCADA
7 2 (1.39%) Data Extraction
7 2 (1.39%) iSeries
7 2 (1.39%) Social Media
7 2 (1.39%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.39%) User Experience
7 2 (1.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.39%) AS400
7 2 (1.39%) Replication
8 1 (0.69%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 31 (21.53%) Linux
2 22 (15.28%) UNIX
3 12 (8.33%) Solaris
4 7 (4.86%) Windows
5 6 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.39%) zOS
6 2 (1.39%) AIX
7 1 (0.69%) HPUX
7 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (19.44%) Migration
2 27 (18.75%) ERP
3 20 (13.89%) Data Migration
4 18 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (10.42%) E-business
6 14 (9.72%) MVC
6 14 (9.72%) Scrum
7 12 (8.33%) TDD
7 12 (8.33%) CRM
8 11 (7.64%) SOA
9 10 (6.94%) User Stories
10 9 (6.25%) Project Management
10 9 (6.25%) Service Management
11 8 (5.56%) Data Modelling
12 7 (4.86%) Cash Management
12 7 (4.86%) Open Source
12 7 (4.86%) User Acceptance Testing
13 6 (4.17%) TOGAF
13 6 (4.17%) Enterprise Architecture
13 6 (4.17%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 40 (27.78%) Java
2 37 (25.69%) SQL
3 18 (12.50%) Python
3 18 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 8 (5.56%) C#
5 6 (4.17%) Perl
5 6 (4.17%) PHP
5 6 (4.17%) PL/SQL
5 6 (4.17%) Ruby
6 4 (2.78%) C++
6 4 (2.78%) C
7 3 (2.08%) Bash Shell
7 3 (2.08%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 2 (1.39%) Korn
8 2 (1.39%) XQuery
8 2 (1.39%) Delphi
8 2 (1.39%) VB
9 1 (0.69%) COBOL
9 1 (0.69%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (25.69%) Security Cleared
2 22 (15.28%) SC Cleared
3 11 (7.64%) Degree
4 7 (4.86%) Sun Certification
5 6 (4.17%) CCNP
5 6 (4.17%) CCNA
5 6 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (4.17%) SCSA
6 5 (3.47%) PMI Certification
7 3 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (2.08%) DV Cleared
8 2 (1.39%) PMP
8 2 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.69%) ISEB
9 1 (0.69%) ACCA
9 1 (0.69%) CIMA
9 1 (0.69%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.69%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.08%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.39%) Solvency II
2 2 (1.39%) QA
3 1 (0.69%) JSP 440
System Software
1 4 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.39%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (2.78%) Puppet
2 2 (1.39%) BMC PATROL
2 2 (1.39%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (1.39%) Tivoli
2 2 (1.39%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (1.39%) BladeLogic
2 2 (1.39%) BMC Performance Manager
2 2 (1.39%) SCOM
3 1 (0.69%) Oracle Statspack
3 1 (0.69%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.69%) Netcool
3 1 (0.69%) Control-M
Vendors
1 25 (17.36%) Microsoft
2 11 (7.64%) SAP
3 10 (6.94%) Sun
4 8 (5.56%) VMware
5 7 (4.86%) Red Hat
5 7 (4.86%) HP
6 6 (4.17%) Huawei
6 6 (4.17%) Veritas
7 4 (2.78%) webMethods
7 4 (2.78%) Citrix
8 3 (2.08%) Adobe
8 3 (2.08%) BMC
8 3 (2.08%) Hyperion
8 3 (2.08%) Informatica
8 3 (2.08%) Cisco
8 3 (2.08%) Pega
8 3 (2.08%) Sitecore
8 3 (2.08%) F5
9 2 (1.39%) hybris
9 2 (1.39%) Symantec