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 1 October 2014 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 35 27 37
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +10
Contract jobs citing Oracle 30 68 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 3.67% 6.26% 4.86%
As % of the Vendors category 7.81% 12.12% 8.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 25 20
Average daily rate
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£375 £325 £321
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +1.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £214 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 8
Average hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -9.09%
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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
384 561 779
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 47.00% 51.61% 57.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 255 224
Average daily rate £385 £385 £336
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £216 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 23 22
Average hourly rate £17.29 £13.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.96% -35.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £11.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £45.00 £24.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+2.70% -1.33%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 28 (35.44%) SQL
2 21 (26.58%) Finance
3 16 (20.25%) ETL
3 16 (20.25%) Degree
4 15 (18.99%) SQL Server
5 14 (17.72%) Data Analysis
6 13 (16.46%) Java
6 13 (16.46%) Oracle Database
7 12 (15.19%) WebLogic
7 12 (15.19%) Telecoms
8 11 (13.92%) SAP
8 11 (13.92%) Linux
9 10 (12.66%) UNIX
9 10 (12.66%) XML
9 10 (12.66%) PL/SQL
9 10 (12.66%) ESRI
9 10 (12.66%) ArcGIS
9 10 (12.66%) QlikView
10 9 (11.39%) User Acceptance Testing
10 9 (11.39%) GIS
10 9 (11.39%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (11.39%) Windows
10 9 (11.39%) Oracle Reports
10 9 (11.39%) Data Modelling
11 8 (10.13%) Data Warehouse
11 8 (10.13%) .NET
11 8 (10.13%) IBM
11 8 (10.13%) Security Cleared
12 7 (8.86%) Kanban
12 7 (8.86%) MS PowerPoint

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 12 (15.19%) WebLogic
2 10 (12.66%) ArcGIS
3 7 (8.86%) Apache
4 5 (6.33%) CMS
5 4 (5.06%) Oracle Spatial
6 3 (3.80%) WebSphere
6 3 (3.80%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.27%) Oracle BPEL
7 1 (1.27%) DNN
7 1 (1.27%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.27%) IIS
7 1 (1.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (1.27%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 7 (8.86%) MS PowerPoint
1 7 (8.86%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.33%) MS Office
3 3 (3.80%) Photoshop
4 2 (2.53%) MS Project
5 1 (1.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (6.33%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (5.06%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (3.80%) Maximo
3 3 (3.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (3.80%) Oracle General Ledger
3 3 (3.80%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (3.80%) Oracle Receivables
3 3 (3.80%) Oracle Cash Management
4 2 (2.53%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 2 (2.53%) Oracle Retail
4 2 (2.53%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (2.53%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (2.53%) Remedy AR System
5 1 (1.27%) Oracle SCM
5 1 (1.27%) SAP SRM
5 1 (1.27%) Tridion
5 1 (1.27%) SAP MM
5 1 (1.27%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (1.27%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.27%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.06%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (3.80%) SSL
3 2 (2.53%) SDH
3 2 (2.53%) LDAP
3 2 (2.53%) MPLS
3 2 (2.53%) Internet
3 2 (2.53%) VPN
3 2 (2.53%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.27%) SSH
4 1 (1.27%) BIG-IP
4 1 (1.27%) Firewall
4 1 (1.27%) IPsec
4 1 (1.27%) Ethereal
4 1 (1.27%) Network Security
4 1 (1.27%) iSCSI
4 1 (1.27%) Intranet
4 1 (1.27%) HTTP
4 1 (1.27%) SNMP
4 1 (1.27%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.27%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (18.99%) SQL Server
2 13 (16.46%) Oracle Database
3 10 (12.66%) QlikView
4 9 (11.39%) Oracle Reports
5 8 (10.13%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (8.86%) Data Mining
6 7 (8.86%) Oracle Database 10g
6 7 (8.86%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (5.06%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (3.80%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (2.53%) Relational Database
9 2 (2.53%) Oracle ODI
9 2 (2.53%) MySQL
9 2 (2.53%) PowerCenter
10 1 (1.27%) Oracle OWB
10 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (1.27%) Oracle OLAP
10 1 (1.27%) Oracle BI EE
10 1 (1.27%) RDBMS
10 1 (1.27%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 5 (6.33%) Toad
2 3 (3.80%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (1.27%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (1.27%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.27%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 21 (26.58%) Finance
2 12 (15.19%) Telecoms
3 7 (8.86%) Publishing
4 4 (5.06%) Marketing
5 3 (3.80%) Danish Language
5 3 (3.80%) Dutch Language
5 3 (3.80%) Italian Language
5 3 (3.80%) Japanese Language
5 3 (3.80%) Korean Language
5 3 (3.80%) Portuguese Language
5 3 (3.80%) Spanish Language
5 3 (3.80%) Swedish Language
5 3 (3.80%) General Ledger
6 2 (2.53%) Banking
6 2 (2.53%) Retail
7 1 (1.27%) Back Office
7 1 (1.27%) Military
7 1 (1.27%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 17 (21.52%) Developer
2 15 (18.99%) Analyst
3 11 (13.92%) Consultant
4 10 (12.66%) Architect
5 9 (11.39%) QlikView Developer
6 6 (7.59%) Administrator
7 5 (6.33%) Oracle Consultant
8 4 (5.06%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (5.06%) Project Administrator
9 3 (3.80%) Oracle Financials Consultant
9 3 (3.80%) GIS Analyst
9 3 (3.80%) Web Producer
9 3 (3.80%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (3.80%) Oracle Architect
9 3 (3.80%) Designer
10 2 (2.53%) Senior Information Analyst
10 2 (2.53%) Software Engineer
10 2 (2.53%) Project Manager
10 2 (2.53%) Test Analyst
10 2 (2.53%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.66%) XML
2 8 (10.13%) .NET
3 5 (6.33%) Middleware
3 5 (6.33%) Web Services
4 4 (5.06%) JSP
4 4 (5.06%) HTML
4 4 (5.06%) ArcObjects
5 3 (3.80%) JMS
5 3 (3.80%) SOAP
5 3 (3.80%) WebCenter
6 2 (2.53%) J2EE
6 2 (2.53%) WSDL
6 2 (2.53%) JAXB
6 2 (2.53%) Hibernate
6 2 (2.53%) Oracle ADF
6 2 (2.53%) Spring
6 2 (2.53%) JNDI
7 1 (1.27%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.27%) Java SE
7 1 (1.27%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.39%) GIS
2 7 (8.86%) Statistics
2 7 (8.86%) Data Structures
3 4 (5.06%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.06%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.80%) W3C
4 3 (3.80%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.53%) Open Source
5 2 (2.53%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.27%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.27%) PKI
6 1 (1.27%) FMCG
6 1 (1.27%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 11 (13.92%) Linux
2 10 (12.66%) UNIX
3 9 (11.39%) Windows
4 5 (6.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (5.06%) zOS
6 3 (3.80%) AIX
7 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.27%) Solaris
7 1 (1.27%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (20.25%) ETL
2 14 (17.72%) Data Analysis
3 9 (11.39%) User Acceptance Testing
3 9 (11.39%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (11.39%) Data Modelling
4 7 (8.86%) Kanban
4 7 (8.86%) Migration
4 7 (8.86%) Scrum
5 6 (7.59%) Data Entry
5 6 (7.59%) Analytics
5 6 (7.59%) Workflow
5 6 (7.59%) Data Management
6 5 (6.33%) Test Scripting
6 5 (6.33%) Cyber Security
7 4 (5.06%) ITIL
7 4 (5.06%) SOA
7 4 (5.06%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (5.06%) Data Validation
7 4 (5.06%) Software Engineering
7 4 (5.06%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 28 (35.44%) SQL
2 13 (16.46%) Java
3 10 (12.66%) PL/SQL
4 5 (6.33%) Perl
5 4 (5.06%) JavaScript
5 4 (5.06%) Python
6 3 (3.80%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.53%) C
7 2 (2.53%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.27%) XPath
8 1 (1.27%) VB
8 1 (1.27%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.27%) C#
8 1 (1.27%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.27%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 16 (20.25%) Degree
2 8 (10.13%) Security Cleared
3 5 (6.33%) HND
4 4 (5.06%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.53%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.27%) MCSE
6 1 (1.27%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.53%) Data Quality
1 2 (2.53%) SLA
2 1 (1.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (5.06%) Xen
2 2 (2.53%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.27%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.27%) VMware Server
3 1 (1.27%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.27%) NFS
3 1 (1.27%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.27%) XenServer
3 1 (1.27%) vSphere
3 1 (1.27%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.27%) KVM
Systems Management
1 3 (3.80%) Nessus
2 1 (1.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.27%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.27%) Puppet
2 1 (1.27%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 11 (13.92%) SAP
2 10 (12.66%) ESRI
3 8 (10.13%) IBM
4 7 (8.86%) Microsoft
5 5 (6.33%) Red Hat
5 5 (6.33%) Cisco
5 5 (6.33%) Business Objects
6 4 (5.06%) Citrix
7 3 (3.80%) BMC
7 3 (3.80%) Informatica
7 3 (3.80%) Adobe
7 3 (3.80%) Primavera
8 2 (2.53%) MetaSolv
8 2 (2.53%) Remedy
8 2 (2.53%) BEA
8 2 (2.53%) HP
8 2 (2.53%) Cramer
8 2 (2.53%) KANA
9 1 (1.27%) Alterian
9 1 (1.27%) VMware
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