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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 11 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -1
Contract jobs citing Oracle 17 15 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 10.97% 20.27% 27.18%
As % of the Vendors category 19.32% 31.25% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 23
Average daily rate
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£338 £425 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.58% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £365 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £450 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+18.33% -7.69%
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
88 48 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 56.77% 64.86% 54.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 28 39
Average daily rate £310 £403 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.87% +19.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £343 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £404 £450 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Average hourly rate £20.00 - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.11 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-0.62% -4.67%

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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 2014. 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 12 £288 -30.30%
Oracle
West Midlands

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 21 (61.76%) SQL
2 20 (58.82%) UNIX
3 11 (32.35%) Java
3 11 (32.35%) WebLogic
4 9 (26.47%) PL/SQL
4 9 (26.47%) Windows
5 7 (20.59%) XML
6 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
6 6 (17.65%) Oracle Database
7 5 (14.71%) Finance
7 5 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (14.71%) Security Testing
8 4 (11.76%) Test Scripting
8 4 (11.76%) SC Cleared
8 4 (11.76%) Security Cleared
8 4 (11.76%) Waterfall
8 4 (11.76%) Software Testing
8 4 (11.76%) webMethods
8 4 (11.76%) Linux
9 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
9 3 (8.82%) Documentum
9 3 (8.82%) COBOL
9 3 (8.82%) Dell
9 3 (8.82%) Sun
9 3 (8.82%) IBM
9 3 (8.82%) Broadband
9 3 (8.82%) Shell Script
9 3 (8.82%) Oracle OWB
9 3 (8.82%) Information Assurance
10 2 (5.88%) Oracle EBS R12

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 11 (32.35%) WebLogic
2 3 (8.82%) Documentum
3 1 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.88%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (5.88%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (5.88%) Oracle iProcurement
1 2 (5.88%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (5.88%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (5.88%) Oracle Internet Expenses
1 2 (5.88%) Oracle FAH
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle HRMS
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) Broadband
2 1 (2.94%) SMTP
2 1 (2.94%) HTTP
2 1 (2.94%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) Oracle Database
2 3 (8.82%) Oracle OWB
3 2 (5.88%) Data Mart
3 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (5.88%) SQLPlus
4 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.94%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.94%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Toad
2 1 (2.94%) PowerDesigner
2 1 (2.94%) ERwin
2 1 (2.94%) ClearQuest
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.94%) ClearCase
General
1 5 (14.71%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) General Ledger
3 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (29.41%) Analyst
2 8 (23.53%) Developer
3 7 (20.59%) Test Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Consultant
4 3 (8.82%) Oracle Consultant
4 3 (8.82%) SQL Developer
4 3 (8.82%) PL/SQL Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 2 (5.88%) COBOL Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
5 2 (5.88%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Support Specialist
5 2 (5.88%) Architect
5 2 (5.88%) Test Manager
5 2 (5.88%) DBA
5 2 (5.88%) Oracle Financials Consultant
6 1 (2.94%) Applications Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Database Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Support Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.59%) XML
2 1 (2.94%) XSLT
2 1 (2.94%) Middleware
2 1 (2.94%) WCF
2 1 (2.94%) HTML
2 1 (2.94%) .NET
2 1 (2.94%) J2EE
2 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.94%) SOAP
2 1 (2.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) Data Integration
2 1 (2.94%) Open Source
2 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 20 (58.82%) UNIX
2 9 (26.47%) Windows
3 4 (11.76%) Linux
4 1 (2.94%) AIX
4 1 (2.94%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (14.71%) Security Testing
2 4 (11.76%) Waterfall
2 4 (11.76%) Test Scripting
2 4 (11.76%) Software Testing
3 3 (8.82%) Information Assurance
4 2 (5.88%) Test Strategy
4 2 (5.88%) Test Management
4 2 (5.88%) Data Modelling
4 2 (5.88%) ETL
4 2 (5.88%) E-business
4 2 (5.88%) Data Security
4 2 (5.88%) Security Management
4 2 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (2.94%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.94%) Coaching
5 1 (2.94%) ITIL
5 1 (2.94%) Migration
5 1 (2.94%) Project Planning
5 1 (2.94%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (61.76%) SQL
2 11 (32.35%) Java
3 9 (26.47%) PL/SQL
4 3 (8.82%) Shell Script
4 3 (8.82%) COBOL
5 1 (2.94%) C#
5 1 (2.94%) Perl
5 1 (2.94%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) SC Cleared
1 4 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (5.88%) ISTQB
2 2 (5.88%) ISEB
2 2 (5.88%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (2.94%) MCTS
3 1 (2.94%) CISSP
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) Solvency II
2 1 (2.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (2.94%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Nessus
Vendors
1 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.76%) webMethods
3 3 (8.82%) Dell
3 3 (8.82%) Sun
3 3 (8.82%) IBM
4 2 (5.88%) HP
4 2 (5.88%) ICL
4 2 (5.88%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.94%) Pega
5 1 (2.94%) Splunk
5 1 (2.94%) Sybase
5 1 (2.94%) Informatica
5 1 (2.94%) Micro Focus
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