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 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 25 25 18
Rank change year-on-year
0 -7
Contract jobs citing Oracle 48 64 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 5.73% 6.36% 8.11%
As % of the Vendors category 12.90% 12.83% 15.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 33 33
Average daily rate
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£420 £420 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £272 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £546 £456
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Average hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £31.20 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+22.59% -8.23%
Oracle
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
372 499 504
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 44.39% 49.60% 52.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 256 175
Average daily rate £375 £390 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +25.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £189 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 15 37
Average hourly rate £55.65 £14.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+297.50% -26.31%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.22 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+4.36% -13.15%

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 27 January 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 27 January 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 38 (41.76%) SQL
2 24 (26.37%) Finance
3 23 (25.27%) Java
4 19 (20.88%) Windows
5 18 (19.78%) Microsoft
6 17 (18.68%) Linux
7 14 (15.38%) SQL Server
7 14 (15.38%) Security Cleared
8 13 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
8 13 (14.29%) Migration
8 13 (14.29%) VMware
8 13 (14.29%) VB
8 13 (14.29%) Data Modelling
9 12 (13.19%) VBScript
9 12 (13.19%) UNIX
9 12 (13.19%) Active Directory
9 12 (13.19%) Red Hat
9 12 (13.19%) Windows Server 2003
9 12 (13.19%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (13.19%) PowerShell
9 12 (13.19%) Windows Server 2008
9 12 (13.19%) SC Cleared
9 12 (13.19%) SCCM
9 12 (13.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 12 (13.19%) Hyper-V
9 12 (13.19%) Windows 7
10 11 (12.09%) Oracle Database
10 11 (12.09%) QlikView
10 11 (12.09%) SharePoint Server
11 10 (10.99%) ESRI

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 11 (12.09%) SharePoint Server
2 10 (10.99%) ArcGIS
3 9 (9.89%) Tomcat
3 9 (9.89%) WebLogic
4 7 (7.69%) Apache
5 4 (4.40%) ArcSDE
6 3 (3.30%) JBoss
6 3 (3.30%) WebSphere
7 2 (2.20%) JCAPS
7 2 (2.20%) SharePoint
7 2 (2.20%) MQSeries
8 1 (1.10%) IIS
8 1 (1.10%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (1.10%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (1.10%) CMS
8 1 (1.10%) Oracle Spatial
8 1 (1.10%) LiveCycle
8 1 (1.10%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 8 (8.79%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.40%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (4.40%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.40%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (3.30%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (3.30%) Oracle Cash Management
3 2 (2.20%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (2.20%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (2.20%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (2.20%) SAP HCM
3 2 (2.20%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (2.20%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (1.10%) Agresso
4 1 (1.10%) Oracle SCM
4 1 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (1.10%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (1.10%) Oracle Assets
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.40%) NAS
1 4 (4.40%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.30%) FTP
2 3 (3.30%) DMZ
2 3 (3.30%) HTTPS
2 3 (3.30%) Firewall
3 2 (2.20%) SSL
3 2 (2.20%) Ethernet
3 2 (2.20%) SAN
3 2 (2.20%) Internet
3 2 (2.20%) MPLS
3 2 (2.20%) HTTP
3 2 (2.20%) SDH
4 1 (1.10%) 3GPP
4 1 (1.10%) VoIP
4 1 (1.10%) GSM
4 1 (1.10%) DNS
4 1 (1.10%) SNMP
4 1 (1.10%) RTP
4 1 (1.10%) UTRAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 11 (12.09%) Oracle Database
2 11 (12.09%) QlikView
3 7 (7.69%) MySQL
4 6 (6.59%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (5.49%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (5.49%) RDBMS
5 5 (5.49%) Relational Database
6 4 (4.40%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (4.40%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (4.40%) Data Mining
7 3 (3.30%) Informix
7 3 (3.30%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (2.20%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (1.10%) SAP BW
9 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (1.10%) Oracle OWB
9 1 (1.10%) IDOL
9 1 (1.10%) Essbase
9 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (9.89%) StarTeam
2 4 (4.40%) Eclipse
3 2 (2.20%) PowerBuilder
3 2 (2.20%) Toad
4 1 (1.10%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.10%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (1.10%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.10%) Jenkins
General
1 24 (26.37%) Finance
2 9 (9.89%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.40%) Banking
3 4 (4.40%) Publishing
4 3 (3.30%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.10%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.10%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 17 (18.68%) Developer
2 14 (15.38%) Analyst
3 13 (14.29%) Architect
4 8 (8.79%) Integration Engineer
4 8 (8.79%) Administrator
5 7 (7.69%) Consultant
5 7 (7.69%) QlikView Developer
6 5 (5.49%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (5.49%) Java Developer
7 4 (4.40%) Technical Leader
7 4 (4.40%) Project Administrator
7 4 (4.40%) Systems Analyst
8 3 (3.30%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (3.30%) Data Architect
8 3 (3.30%) Systems Designer
8 3 (3.30%) DBA
8 3 (3.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (3.30%) Migration Consultant
8 3 (3.30%) Oracle DBA
8 3 (3.30%) UNIX Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.99%) HTML
2 8 (8.79%) J2EE
3 7 (7.69%) CSS
4 5 (5.49%) JSP
4 5 (5.49%) XML
4 5 (5.49%) .NET
4 5 (5.49%) Middleware
4 5 (5.49%) ArcObjects
4 5 (5.49%) Spring
4 5 (5.49%) jQuery
5 4 (4.40%) HTML5
5 4 (4.40%) Oracle Fusion
6 3 (3.30%) JMS
6 3 (3.30%) Servlets
6 3 (3.30%) JSON
6 3 (3.30%) Spring Security
6 3 (3.30%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (3.30%) CSS3
7 2 (2.20%) Application Packaging
7 2 (2.20%) JAXB
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.89%) GIS
2 5 (5.49%) PKI
2 5 (5.49%) Data Integration
3 4 (4.40%) Data Structures
3 4 (4.40%) Open Source
3 4 (4.40%) Statistics
4 3 (3.30%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.20%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.20%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.10%) Replication
6 1 (1.10%) Life Science
6 1 (1.10%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.10%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.10%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 19 (20.88%) Windows
2 17 (18.68%) Linux
3 12 (13.19%) UNIX
3 12 (13.19%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (13.19%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (13.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (13.19%) Windows 7
4 6 (6.59%) Solaris
5 1 (1.10%) AIX
5 1 (1.10%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (14.29%) Migration
1 13 (14.29%) Data Modelling
2 12 (13.19%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (10.99%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (10.99%) ETL
4 9 (9.89%) Configuration Management
4 9 (9.89%) Data Analysis
5 7 (7.69%) Data Migration
6 6 (6.59%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (6.59%) Scrum
7 5 (5.49%) SOA
7 5 (5.49%) Workflow
7 5 (5.49%) Analytics
8 4 (4.40%) Cyber Security
8 4 (4.40%) Data Entry
8 4 (4.40%) Kanban
8 4 (4.40%) Release Management
8 4 (4.40%) Project Management
8 4 (4.40%) ERP
9 3 (3.30%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (41.76%) SQL
2 23 (25.27%) Java
3 13 (14.29%) VB
4 12 (13.19%) VBScript
4 12 (13.19%) PowerShell
5 9 (9.89%) PL/SQL
6 6 (6.59%) Python
7 5 (5.49%) JavaScript
7 5 (5.49%) Shell Script
8 3 (3.30%) PHP
8 3 (3.30%) AWK
8 3 (3.30%) Korn
8 3 (3.30%) sed
9 1 (1.10%) Perl
9 1 (1.10%) C#
9 1 (1.10%) XPath
Qualifications
1 14 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 12 (13.19%) SC Cleared
3 6 (6.59%) Degree
4 5 (5.49%) DV Cleared
5 4 (4.40%) HND
6 1 (1.10%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.10%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.20%) QA
1 2 (2.20%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (13.19%) Active Directory
2 12 (13.19%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.10%) NFS
3 1 (1.10%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.10%) Xen
3 1 (1.10%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.10%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (1.10%) Veritas File System
3 1 (1.10%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 12 (13.19%) SCCM
2 10 (10.99%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 7 (7.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (3.30%) Puppet
5 1 (1.10%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 18 (19.78%) Microsoft
2 13 (14.29%) VMware
3 12 (13.19%) Red Hat
4 10 (10.99%) ESRI
5 9 (9.89%) SAP
5 9 (9.89%) Borland
6 8 (8.79%) Business Objects
7 5 (5.49%) Informatica
7 5 (5.49%) Sun
8 4 (4.40%) Mapinfo
9 3 (3.30%) webMethods
9 3 (3.30%) Cisco
10 2 (2.20%) Cramer
10 2 (2.20%) IBM
10 2 (2.20%) HP
10 2 (2.20%) BEA
10 2 (2.20%) Ericsson
10 2 (2.20%) MetaSolv
11 1 (1.10%) Symantec
11 1 (1.10%) Hyperion
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