The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle
Rank 11 9 4
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -5
Contract jobs citing Oracle 50 15 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 13.93% 12.10% 14.53%
As % of the Vendors category 24.51% 23.81% 29.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 5 7
Median daily rate £395 £450 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.22% +66.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £450 £182
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £490 £366
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £388
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -2.77%
Oracle
West Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Shropshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
204 63 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 56.82% 50.81% 48.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 20 24
Median daily rate £415 £313 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.80% -0.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £150 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £465 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 4
Median hourly rate £25.12 £17.00 £34.32
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.76% -50.46%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Shropshire region citing Oracle as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

Oracle
Daily Rate Histogram in Shropshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

Oracle Daily Rate Histogram in Shropshire

Oracle
Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Oracle across the Shropshire region.

Oracle Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

Oracle
Contract Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford -6 41 £395 -12.22% 4
Shrewsbury - 1 - -
Oracle
West Midlands

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Shropshire region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 108 (83.08%) SQL
2 75 (57.69%) Java
3 65 (50.00%) Unix
3 65 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 53 (40.77%) JIRA
5 52 (40.00%) Confluence
6 50 (38.46%) Linux
6 50 (38.46%) PL/SQL
7 44 (33.85%) Puppet
8 41 (31.54%) BusinessObjects
8 41 (31.54%) Git (software)
9 38 (29.23%) Waterfall
9 38 (29.23%) Maven
10 37 (28.46%) Spring
10 37 (28.46%) MongoDB
11 36 (27.69%) Spring Boot
12 35 (26.92%) RabbitMQ
13 34 (26.15%) RUP
14 31 (23.85%) J2EE
14 31 (23.85%) Shell Script
15 30 (23.08%) Informatica
15 30 (23.08%) Software Architecture
16 28 (21.54%) Pega
17 27 (20.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 25 (19.23%) Test Strategy
19 24 (18.46%) ELK Stack
19 24 (18.46%) Hadoop
19 24 (18.46%) Pentaho
19 24 (18.46%) Scrum
20 23 (17.69%) Business Intelligence

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 52 (40.00%) Confluence
2 22 (16.92%) WebLogic
3 6 (4.62%) Apache
3 6 (4.62%) IIS
4 5 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (3.08%) Documentum
6 3 (2.31%) JBoss
6 3 (2.31%) SAS
6 3 (2.31%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.54%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.77%) Captiva
8 1 (0.77%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 5 (3.85%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.08%) MS Office
3 2 (1.54%) MS Project
4 1 (0.77%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 2 (1.54%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.77%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.77%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.77%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.77%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.77%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.15%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (6.15%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.62%) SSL
2 2 (1.54%) Network Security
3 1 (0.77%) Firewall
3 1 (0.77%) Kerberos
3 1 (0.77%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (31.54%) BusinessObjects
2 37 (28.46%) MongoDB
3 24 (18.46%) Hadoop
3 24 (18.46%) Pentaho
4 19 (14.62%) Oracle OWB
5 11 (8.46%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (7.69%) Big Data
7 7 (5.38%) SQL Server
8 6 (4.62%) MySQL
9 5 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (3.08%) Oracle Database
11 2 (1.54%) HBase
Development Applications
1 53 (40.77%) JIRA
2 41 (31.54%) Git (software)
3 38 (29.23%) Maven
4 27 (20.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 18 (13.85%) ClearQuest
6 15 (11.54%) ClearCase
7 12 (9.23%) SoapUI
8 7 (5.38%) Jenkins
9 6 (4.62%) Bitbucket
9 6 (4.62%) FishEye
9 6 (4.62%) GoCD
9 6 (4.62%) Sonatype Nexus
10 4 (3.08%) Toad
11 2 (1.54%) PVCS
12 1 (0.77%) Ant
12 1 (0.77%) CA Gen
12 1 (0.77%) Gatling
12 1 (0.77%) HP UFT
12 1 (0.77%) Selenium
12 1 (0.77%) Subversion
General
1 10 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 51 (39.23%) Architect
2 42 (32.31%) Developer
3 32 (24.62%) Software Architect
4 27 (20.77%) Java Architect
5 24 (18.46%) Java Software Architect
6 20 (15.38%) Senior Architect
7 16 (12.31%) Analyst
7 16 (12.31%) Lead Developer
8 14 (10.77%) Test Analyst
9 12 (9.23%) Senior Software Architect
10 10 (7.69%) Hadoop Developer
11 9 (6.92%) Senior Java Architect
12 7 (5.38%) Team Leader
13 6 (4.62%) Senior Developer
13 6 (4.62%) Technical Architect
14 5 (3.85%) Agile Test Analyst
14 5 (3.85%) Java Technical Architect
14 5 (3.85%) Operations Engineer
14 5 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
14 5 (3.85%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (28.46%) Spring
2 36 (27.69%) Spring Boot
3 35 (26.92%) RabbitMQ
4 31 (23.85%) J2EE
5 24 (18.46%) ELK Stack
6 20 (15.38%) Hystrix
6 20 (15.38%) Swagger
7 19 (14.62%) WireMock
8 14 (10.77%) XML
9 12 (9.23%) SOAP
10 5 (3.85%) Web Services
11 2 (1.54%) Middleware
11 2 (1.54%) XBRL
12 1 (0.77%) .NET
12 1 (0.77%) Ajax
12 1 (0.77%) AngularJS
12 1 (0.77%) ASP.NET
12 1 (0.77%) CSS
12 1 (0.77%) HTML
12 1 (0.77%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (2.31%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (1.54%) Data Centre
2 2 (1.54%) Digital Media
3 1 (0.77%) CMDB
3 1 (0.77%) HP Storage
3 1 (0.77%) HP Superdome
3 1 (0.77%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.77%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 65 (50.00%) Unix
2 50 (38.46%) Linux
3 23 (17.69%) Windows
4 3 (2.31%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.54%) AIX
5 2 (1.54%) HPUX
5 2 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.54%) Solaris
6 1 (0.77%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (29.23%) Waterfall
3 34 (26.15%) RUP
4 30 (23.08%) Software Architecture
5 25 (19.23%) Test Strategy
6 24 (18.46%) Scrum
7 23 (17.69%) Business Intelligence
8 22 (16.92%) Data Modelling
9 19 (14.62%) Project Planning
10 17 (13.08%) Analytics
10 17 (13.08%) OO
11 13 (10.00%) Software Engineering
12 11 (8.46%) Open Source
13 10 (7.69%) Configuration Management
13 10 (7.69%) Data Analytics
14 9 (6.92%) Migration
14 9 (6.92%) SDLC
14 9 (6.92%) User Stories
15 8 (6.15%) DevOps
15 8 (6.15%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 108 (83.08%) SQL
2 75 (57.69%) Java
3 50 (38.46%) PL/SQL
4 31 (23.85%) Shell Script
5 4 (3.08%) Perl
6 2 (1.54%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.54%) PHP
7 1 (0.77%) Scala
7 1 (0.77%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (6.92%) ISEB
2 8 (6.15%) ISTQB
3 7 (5.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (2.31%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.31%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.77%) Degree
5 1 (0.77%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.77%) QA
System Software
1 21 (16.15%) Docker
2 7 (5.38%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (3.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.54%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 1 (0.77%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.77%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 44 (33.85%) Puppet
2 20 (15.38%) Graphite
3 19 (14.62%) Grafana
4 7 (5.38%) Terraform
5 5 (3.85%) BMC PATROL
5 5 (3.85%) Kibana
5 5 (3.85%) logstash
5 5 (3.85%) OPNET
5 5 (3.85%) SCOM
6 2 (1.54%) Opsview
6 2 (1.54%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.77%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.77%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 30 (23.08%) Informatica
2 28 (21.54%) Pega
3 17 (13.08%) WSO2
4 15 (11.54%) webMethods
5 11 (8.46%) Red Hat
6 8 (6.15%) Cloudera
6 8 (6.15%) Microsoft
7 5 (3.85%) BMC
7 5 (3.85%) Digital Fuel
7 5 (3.85%) VMware
8 3 (2.31%) 3PAR
8 3 (2.31%) HP
9 1 (0.77%) BEA
9 1 (0.77%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.77%) EMC