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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 5 2 5
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Contract jobs citing Oracle 37 27 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 24.34% 25.96% 16.13%
As % of the Vendors category 35.92% 38.03% 31.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 6 9
Average daily rate
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£425 £406 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% -9.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £325 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £481 £476
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 £38.25 £30.01 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+27.47% -11.75%
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
103 71 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 67.76% 68.27% 51.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 33 38
Average daily rate £400 £332 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.48% -8.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £162 £285 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £420 £474
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 2
Average hourly rate £13.06 - £13.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle across the Shropshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 January 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford -5 32 £425 +4.61% 2
Oracle
West Midlands

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire 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 42 (77.78%) UNIX
2 36 (66.67%) Java
3 33 (61.11%) SQL
4 27 (50.00%) WebLogic
5 25 (46.30%) Windows
6 22 (40.74%) J2EE
6 22 (40.74%) Oracle Database
7 21 (38.89%) PL/SQL
8 19 (35.19%) Linux
9 17 (31.48%) Open Source
10 16 (29.63%) webMethods
10 16 (29.63%) BEA
10 16 (29.63%) Perl
11 15 (27.78%) JBoss
11 15 (27.78%) Apache
11 15 (27.78%) Puppet
11 15 (27.78%) Hudson
11 15 (27.78%) Subversion
11 15 (27.78%) Maven
11 15 (27.78%) Jenkins
12 13 (24.07%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 13 (24.07%) RabbitMQ
12 13 (24.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 13 (24.07%) Solaris
12 13 (24.07%) AIX
12 13 (24.07%) Red Hat
13 11 (20.37%) Tomcat
13 11 (20.37%) Confluence
13 11 (20.37%) Waterfall
13 11 (20.37%) JIRA

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire 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 27 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 15 (27.78%) JBoss
2 15 (27.78%) Apache
3 11 (20.37%) Tomcat
3 11 (20.37%) Confluence
4 2 (3.70%) Documentum
5 1 (1.85%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.85%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (3.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.85%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.85%) LAN
1 1 (1.85%) SMTP
1 1 (1.85%) HTTP
1 1 (1.85%) HTTPS
1 1 (1.85%) SAN
1 1 (1.85%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (40.74%) Oracle Database
2 4 (7.41%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (5.56%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.70%) Data Mart
4 2 (3.70%) Oracle OWB
4 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (3.70%) SQLPlus
5 1 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 15 (27.78%) Hudson
1 15 (27.78%) Subversion
1 15 (27.78%) Maven
1 15 (27.78%) Jenkins
2 11 (20.37%) JIRA
3 4 (7.41%) Toad
4 1 (1.85%) ERwin
4 1 (1.85%) PowerDesigner
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (9.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (37.04%) Developer
2 17 (31.48%) Architect
3 13 (24.07%) Platform Architect
4 11 (20.37%) Infrastructure Architect
4 11 (20.37%) Analyst
5 5 (9.26%) Test Analyst
6 4 (7.41%) Web Developer
6 4 (7.41%) webMethods Developer
7 3 (5.56%) Business Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 2 (3.70%) PL/SQL Developer
8 2 (3.70%) SQL Developer
8 2 (3.70%) COBOL Developer
8 2 (3.70%) DBA
8 2 (3.70%) Java Developer
8 2 (3.70%) Oracle Developer
9 1 (1.85%) Tester
9 1 (1.85%) DBA Manager
9 1 (1.85%) BizTalk Developer
9 1 (1.85%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (40.74%) J2EE
2 13 (24.07%) RabbitMQ
3 10 (18.52%) XML
4 9 (16.67%) SAX
5 2 (3.70%) SOAP
6 1 (1.85%) XSLT
6 1 (1.85%) Struts
6 1 (1.85%) Web Services
6 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.85%) JSP
6 1 (1.85%) HTML
6 1 (1.85%) .NET
6 1 (1.85%) Java EE
6 1 (1.85%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (31.48%) Open Source
2 10 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.70%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 42 (77.78%) UNIX
2 25 (46.30%) Windows
3 19 (35.19%) Linux
4 13 (24.07%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 13 (24.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (24.07%) Solaris
4 13 (24.07%) AIX
5 1 (1.85%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (20.37%) Waterfall
1 11 (20.37%) Infrastructure Management
1 11 (20.37%) DevOps
1 11 (20.37%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (14.81%) Data Modelling
3 8 (14.81%) Configuration Management
4 6 (11.11%) RUP
4 6 (11.11%) OO
4 6 (11.11%) Problem Management
5 5 (9.26%) Test Strategy
6 4 (7.41%) Security Testing
7 3 (5.56%) Test Scripting
7 3 (5.56%) Information Assurance
7 3 (5.56%) Software Testing
8 2 (3.70%) Data Security
8 2 (3.70%) Security Management
8 2 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (3.70%) ITIL
8 2 (3.70%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 36 (66.67%) Java
2 33 (61.11%) SQL
3 21 (38.89%) PL/SQL
4 16 (29.63%) Perl
5 6 (11.11%) Shell Script
6 3 (5.56%) COBOL
7 1 (1.85%) C#
7 1 (1.85%) XPath
Qualifications
1 9 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (7.41%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.70%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.70%) BC Cleared
3 2 (3.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.85%) ISEB
4 1 (1.85%) CISSP
4 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.85%) Degree
4 1 (1.85%) MCTS
4 1 (1.85%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) Solvency II
2 1 (1.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (18.52%) Squid
2 4 (7.41%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 15 (27.78%) Puppet
2 4 (7.41%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.85%) Nessus
Vendors
1 16 (29.63%) webMethods
1 16 (29.63%) BEA
2 13 (24.07%) Red Hat
3 9 (16.67%) Informatica
4 6 (11.11%) Pega
5 4 (7.41%) Business Objects
5 4 (7.41%) Microsoft
6 2 (3.70%) ICL
7 1 (1.85%) Micro Focus
7 1 (1.85%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.85%) Splunk
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