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 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 9 4 1
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -3
Contract jobs citing Oracle 15 17 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 12.10% 14.53% 22.22%
As % of the Vendors category 23.81% 29.82% 30.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 4
Average daily rate
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£450 £270 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -36.47%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
- +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +4.34%
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
63 57 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 50.81% 48.72% 72.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 24 34
Average daily rate £313 £315 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.79% -17.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £110 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £425 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 5
Average hourly rate £17.00 £34.32 £17.49
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.46% +96.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -10.25%

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
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 July 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 -3 15 £450 +53.84% 1
Oracle
West Midlands

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 33 (75.00%) Java
2 24 (54.55%) WebLogic
2 24 (54.55%) Pega
3 21 (47.73%) UNIX
3 21 (47.73%) SQL
4 15 (34.09%) Windows
4 15 (34.09%) Waterfall
5 14 (31.82%) RUP
5 14 (31.82%) Informatica
6 13 (29.55%) webMethods
7 12 (27.27%) J2EE
7 12 (27.27%) Oracle Database
7 12 (27.27%) Open Source
8 11 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (25.00%) Data Modelling
9 10 (22.73%) Firewall
9 10 (22.73%) Shell Script
10 9 (20.45%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (20.45%) XML
10 9 (20.45%) Linux
11 8 (18.18%) TCP/IP
11 8 (18.18%) MySQL
11 8 (18.18%) SQL Server
11 8 (18.18%) MS Office
11 8 (18.18%) CGI
11 8 (18.18%) Microsoft
11 8 (18.18%) Configuration Management
11 8 (18.18%) Internet
11 8 (18.18%) Analytics
11 8 (18.18%) Ruby

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 24 (54.55%) WebLogic
2 4 (9.09%) Documentum
3 2 (4.55%) SAS
4 1 (2.27%) Captiva
4 1 (2.27%) Confluence
Applications
1 8 (18.18%) MS Office
2 3 (6.82%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.27%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 10 (22.73%) Firewall
2 8 (18.18%) Internet
2 8 (18.18%) TCP/IP
3 7 (15.91%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (27.27%) Oracle Database
2 8 (18.18%) MySQL
2 8 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 7 (15.91%) BusinessObjects
3 7 (15.91%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.55%) Hadoop
4 2 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.27%) Data Mining
5 1 (2.27%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Ant
1 1 (2.27%) Subversion
1 1 (2.27%) Maven
1 1 (2.27%) JIRA
1 1 (2.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (2.27%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.27%) CA Gen
General
1 1 (2.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (40.91%) Developer
2 16 (36.36%) Architect
3 10 (22.73%) Analyst
4 7 (15.91%) DBA
5 6 (13.64%) Senior Developer
5 6 (13.64%) Project Analyst
5 6 (13.64%) Requirements Analyst
6 5 (11.36%) Administrator
7 3 (6.82%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (6.82%) Test Analyst
8 1 (2.27%) Consultant
8 1 (2.27%) Project Manager
8 1 (2.27%) Data Analyst
8 1 (2.27%) SQL DBA
8 1 (2.27%) Programmer
8 1 (2.27%) PL/SQL Developer
8 1 (2.27%) Documentum Consultant
8 1 (2.27%) Documentum Developer
8 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Architect
8 1 (2.27%) Functional Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (27.27%) J2EE
2 9 (20.45%) XML
3 8 (18.18%) CGI
3 8 (18.18%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (4.55%) SAX
4 2 (4.55%) Ajax
4 2 (4.55%) HTML
4 2 (4.55%) XHTML
4 2 (4.55%) CSS
5 1 (2.27%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.55%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 21 (47.73%) UNIX
2 15 (34.09%) Windows
3 9 (20.45%) Linux
4 7 (15.91%) SUSE
4 7 (15.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (4.55%) AIX
5 2 (4.55%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (34.09%) Waterfall
2 14 (31.82%) RUP
3 12 (27.27%) Open Source
4 11 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 11 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (20.45%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (18.18%) Configuration Management
6 8 (18.18%) Analytics
7 6 (13.64%) SDLC
8 5 (11.36%) Test Strategy
9 4 (9.09%) Migration
10 3 (6.82%) TOGAF
10 3 (6.82%) Security Architecture
10 3 (6.82%) Test Scripting
11 2 (4.55%) Technical Architecture
11 2 (4.55%) Scrum
11 2 (4.55%) Problem Management
11 2 (4.55%) DevOps
11 2 (4.55%) Change Management
11 2 (4.55%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (75.00%) Java
2 21 (47.73%) SQL
3 10 (22.73%) Shell Script
4 8 (18.18%) Ruby
5 7 (15.91%) Perl
5 7 (15.91%) PL/SQL
6 2 (4.55%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.27%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.82%) ISEB
1 3 (6.82%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) PowerHA
Vendors
1 24 (54.55%) Pega
2 14 (31.82%) Informatica
3 13 (29.55%) webMethods
4 8 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 7 (15.91%) BEA
5 7 (15.91%) Red Hat
6 2 (4.55%) WSO2
7 1 (2.27%) Fujitsu
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