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 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle
West Midlands / Shropshire
Rank 11 4 7
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +3
Contract jobs citing Oracle 18 84 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 11.18% 21.93% 22.42%
As % of the Vendors category 21.18% 34.15% 36.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 23 13
Median daily rate £438 £470 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.91% +7.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £399 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £608 £550 £519
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £378
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £41.25
% change year-on-year
- -3.03%

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
85 246 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 52.80% 64.23% 61.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 82 45
Median daily rate £425 £460 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.60% +15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £390 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £481
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 6
Median hourly rate £22.50 - £13.06
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017. 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 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 -3 15 £425 -9.57% 6
Shrewsbury 0 1 - - 1
Oracle
West Midlands

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 44 (65.67%) SQL
2 35 (52.24%) Java
2 35 (52.24%) Unix
3 26 (38.81%) webMethods
4 25 (37.31%) PL/SQL
5 23 (34.33%) XML
6 21 (31.34%) Test Strategy
7 19 (28.36%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (26.87%) J2EE
8 18 (26.87%) WebLogic
9 16 (23.88%) Pega
9 16 (23.88%) Waterfall
10 15 (22.39%) Shell Script
11 14 (20.90%) OO
11 14 (20.90%) Informatica
11 14 (20.90%) Process Improvement
12 13 (19.40%) Windows
12 13 (19.40%) Finance
13 12 (17.91%) CheckPoint
13 12 (17.91%) RUP
13 12 (17.91%) Microsoft Azure
13 12 (17.91%) Amazon AWS
14 10 (14.93%) SC Cleared
14 10 (14.93%) Security Cleared
14 10 (14.93%) Problem Management
14 10 (14.93%) Mentoring
15 9 (13.43%) System Integration Testing
15 9 (13.43%) Aruba
15 9 (13.43%) JIRA
15 9 (13.43%) Fortinet

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 18 (26.87%) WebLogic
2 9 (13.43%) Confluence
3 7 (10.45%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (4.48%) Documentum
5 2 (2.99%) Apache Pig
5 2 (2.99%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.49%) Jetty
6 1 (1.49%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (5.97%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.48%) assyst
1 3 (4.48%) Oracle BPM
1 3 (4.48%) Oracle Cash Management
1 3 (4.48%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (4.48%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (4.48%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (4.48%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 3 (4.48%) SAP HR
2 2 (2.99%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (1.49%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (1.49%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 12 (17.91%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (17.91%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.43%) OSPF
2 6 (8.96%) BGP
2 6 (8.96%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (8.96%) Firewall
2 6 (8.96%) WAN
3 3 (4.48%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.96%) Oracle Reports
1 6 (8.96%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.46%) Hadoop
2 5 (7.46%) HBase
3 3 (4.48%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (4.48%) MongoDB
3 3 (4.48%) MS Access
3 3 (4.48%) MySQL
3 3 (4.48%) NoSQL
3 3 (4.48%) RDBMS
3 3 (4.48%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.99%) Apache Hive
4 2 (2.99%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.99%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.99%) Oracle OWB
4 2 (2.99%) Pentaho
5 1 (1.49%) Essbase
5 1 (1.49%) IDMS
5 1 (1.49%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 9 (13.43%) JIRA
2 8 (11.94%) CA Gen
3 5 (7.46%) Toad
4 4 (5.97%) PVCS
5 3 (4.48%) Eclipse
5 3 (4.48%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (4.48%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (2.99%) ClearCase
6 2 (2.99%) ClearQuest
6 2 (2.99%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.99%) Git (software)
6 2 (2.99%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (2.99%) SoapUI
6 2 (2.99%) Subversion
7 1 (1.49%) Gatling
7 1 (1.49%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.49%) Maven
7 1 (1.49%) Selenium
7 1 (1.49%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 13 (19.40%) Finance
2 1 (1.49%) Advertising
2 1 (1.49%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 24 (35.82%) Developer
2 9 (13.43%) Analyst
2 9 (13.43%) webMethods Developer
3 7 (10.45%) Architect
3 7 (10.45%) Network Engineer
4 6 (8.96%) COBOL Developer
4 6 (8.96%) Design Engineer
4 6 (8.96%) Implementation Engineer
4 6 (8.96%) Network Design Engineer
4 6 (8.96%) Network Implementation Engineer
4 6 (8.96%) Test Analyst
5 5 (7.46%) Test Manager
6 4 (5.97%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (5.97%) Operations Engineer
6 4 (5.97%) Software Developer
7 3 (4.48%) Java Developer
7 3 (4.48%) Mainframe Developer
7 3 (4.48%) Mainframe Programmer
7 3 (4.48%) PL/SQL Developer
7 3 (4.48%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (34.33%) XML
2 18 (26.87%) J2EE
3 7 (10.45%) EDIFACT
4 5 (7.46%) JSON
4 5 (7.46%) SOAP
5 2 (2.99%) Drools
5 2 (2.99%) iXBRL
5 2 (2.99%) XBRL
6 1 (1.49%) jQuery
6 1 (1.49%) MDX
6 1 (1.49%) Middleware
6 1 (1.49%) REST
6 1 (1.49%) Servlets
6 1 (1.49%) Spring
6 1 (1.49%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.45%) Mainframe
2 6 (8.96%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.99%) CMDB
3 2 (2.99%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.49%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 35 (52.24%) Unix
2 13 (19.40%) Windows
3 4 (5.97%) AIX
4 3 (4.48%) Linux
4 3 (4.48%) VME
5 1 (1.49%) HPUX
5 1 (1.49%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.49%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (1.49%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (31.34%) Test Strategy
2 19 (28.36%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (23.88%) Waterfall
4 14 (20.90%) OO
4 14 (20.90%) Process Improvement
5 12 (17.91%) RUP
6 10 (14.93%) Mentoring
6 10 (14.93%) Problem Management
7 9 (13.43%) System Integration Testing
8 8 (11.94%) Configuration Management
8 8 (11.94%) Migration
9 7 (10.45%) Test Scripting
9 7 (10.45%) Workflow
10 6 (8.96%) Customer Requirements
10 6 (8.96%) Integration Testing
10 6 (8.96%) Network Design
10 6 (8.96%) Scrum
11 5 (7.46%) Change Management
11 5 (7.46%) DevOps
11 5 (7.46%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (65.67%) SQL
2 35 (52.24%) Java
3 25 (37.31%) PL/SQL
4 15 (22.39%) Shell Script
5 9 (13.43%) COBOL
6 8 (11.94%) Perl
7 4 (5.97%) JavaScript
8 3 (4.48%) ABAP
8 3 (4.48%) PowerShell
8 3 (4.48%) Python
9 2 (2.99%) R
10 1 (1.49%) PHP
10 1 (1.49%) Prolog
Qualifications
1 10 (14.93%) SC Cleared
1 10 (14.93%) Security Cleared
2 5 (7.46%) ISEB
2 5 (7.46%) ISTQB
2 5 (7.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (2.99%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.49%) CCIE
4 1 (1.49%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.49%) QA
System Software
1 5 (7.46%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (2.99%) Docker
2 2 (2.99%) HDFS
3 1 (1.49%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 5 (7.46%) Puppet
2 4 (5.97%) Terraform
3 2 (2.99%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.49%) BladeLogic
4 1 (1.49%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (1.49%) logstash
4 1 (1.49%) OpenView
Vendors
1 26 (38.81%) webMethods
2 16 (23.88%) Pega
3 14 (20.90%) Informatica
4 12 (17.91%) CheckPoint
5 9 (13.43%) Aruba
5 9 (13.43%) Cisco
5 9 (13.43%) Fortinet
5 9 (13.43%) Microsoft
6 7 (10.45%) BEA
7 6 (8.96%) Blue Coat
8 5 (7.46%) Cloudera
9 4 (5.97%) SAP
10 3 (4.48%) ICL
10 3 (4.48%) Remedy
10 3 (4.48%) Riverbed
11 2 (2.99%) HP
11 2 (2.99%) Red Hat
12 1 (1.49%) BMC
12 1 (1.49%) CA
12 1 (1.49%) Hyperion