The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Renfrewshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 30 9 14
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +5
Contract jobs citing Oracle 4 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 2.72% 13.04% 13.33%
As % of the Vendors category 3.92% 14.29% 16.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 3
Average daily rate
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£348 - £338
90% offered a daily rate of more than £171 - £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £371 - £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -2.98%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Renfrewshire region.

Vendors Category
Renfrewshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
102 21 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 69.39% 91.30% 83.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 15 16
Average daily rate £340 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.22% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £310 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £419 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £165.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +1.57%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

Oracle
Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Oracle Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (91.67%) SQL
2 11 (91.67%) Security Cleared
3 10 (83.33%) SC Cleared
3 10 (83.33%) HP
4 7 (58.33%) Perl
5 6 (50.00%) Java
5 6 (50.00%) Change Management
6 5 (41.67%) ITIL
6 5 (41.67%) UNIX
6 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
6 5 (41.67%) Configuration Management
7 4 (33.33%) Red Hat
7 4 (33.33%) Six Sigma
7 4 (33.33%) SAN
7 4 (33.33%) HPUX
7 4 (33.33%) DNS
7 4 (33.33%) WebLogic
7 4 (33.33%) LAN
7 4 (33.33%) WAN
7 4 (33.33%) Lean Six Sigma
7 4 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database
8 3 (25.00%) KVM
8 3 (25.00%) RHEV
8 3 (25.00%) Open Source
8 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
8 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 4 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Workflow
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) LAN
1 4 (33.33%) WAN
1 4 (33.33%) DNS
1 4 (33.33%) SAN
2 3 (25.00%) Firewall
2 3 (25.00%) DHCP
2 3 (25.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Applications Support
2 5 (41.67%) Support Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Applications Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) UNIX Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Performance Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Configuration Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) UNIX Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) CSS
1 3 (25.00%) Web Services
1 3 (25.00%) Middleware
2 1 (8.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Thin Client
1 3 (25.00%) e-Health
1 3 (25.00%) Fat Client
1 3 (25.00%) Open Source
2 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (16.67%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (41.67%) UNIX
3 4 (33.33%) HPUX
3 4 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (25.00%) AIX
4 3 (25.00%) Solaris
5 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Change Management
2 5 (41.67%) ITIL
2 5 (41.67%) Configuration Management
3 4 (33.33%) Six Sigma
3 4 (33.33%) Lean Six Sigma
4 3 (25.00%) Performance Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Performance Management
4 3 (25.00%) Service Management
4 3 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (25.00%) Change Data Capture
5 1 (8.33%) Workflow
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) SQL
2 7 (58.33%) Perl
3 6 (50.00%) Java
4 2 (16.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (91.67%) Security Cleared
2 10 (83.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) VMware ESX
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
1 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (25.00%) KVM
1 3 (25.00%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (8.33%) Netcool
2 1 (8.33%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) HP
2 4 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 3 (25.00%) VMware
3 3 (25.00%) Citrix
4 1 (8.33%) Informatica
4 1 (8.33%) Business Objects
4 1 (8.33%) IBM