The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Slough region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 14 9 24
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +15
Contract jobs citing Oracle 19 28 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 7.45% 11.91% 4.30%
As % of the Vendors category 16.10% 25.23% 10.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 17 3
Average daily rate
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£388 £275 £235
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.90% +17.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £460 £327
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 £36.75 £34.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+8.08% -9.33%
Vendors Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
118 111 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 46.27% 47.23% 41.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 59 47
Average daily rate £350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £190 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 3
Average hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% -36.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.80 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.90 £19.00 £153.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
Oracle
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Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in Slough

Oracle
Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the Slough region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Oracle Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

Oracle
Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Oracle Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 25 (43.10%) Finance
2 21 (36.21%) CRM
3 20 (34.48%) SQL
3 20 (34.48%) .NET
3 20 (34.48%) Systems Analysis
4 18 (31.03%) Use Case
4 18 (31.03%) Windows
4 18 (31.03%) UML
5 12 (20.69%) ITIL
6 11 (18.97%) Siebel
7 10 (17.24%) PRINCE2
7 10 (17.24%) VMware
7 10 (17.24%) Project Management
8 9 (15.52%) Telecoms
8 9 (15.52%) Citrix
8 9 (15.52%) DNS
9 8 (13.79%) Cisco
9 8 (13.79%) SQL Server
9 8 (13.79%) ITIL Certification
10 7 (12.07%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (12.07%) C#
10 7 (12.07%) Java
10 7 (12.07%) SharePoint
10 7 (12.07%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (10.34%) IBM
11 6 (10.34%) CCNA
11 6 (10.34%) Cisco Certification
12 5 (8.62%) Microsoft Certification
12 5 (8.62%) RTP
12 5 (8.62%) Active Directory

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 7 (12.07%) SharePoint
2 4 (6.90%) IIS
3 3 (5.17%) WebSphere
3 3 (5.17%) Lync
4 1 (1.72%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.72%) Confluence
4 1 (1.72%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
4 1 (1.72%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.72%) Apache
4 1 (1.72%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (3.45%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.45%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.72%) MS Project
2 1 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.72%) Oracle CRM
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.52%) DNS
2 5 (8.62%) RTP
2 5 (8.62%) ISDN
2 5 (8.62%) VoIP
2 5 (8.62%) DHCP
3 3 (5.17%) SNMP
3 3 (5.17%) SSL
4 2 (3.45%) TCP/IP
4 2 (3.45%) GGSN
4 2 (3.45%) SGSN
5 1 (1.72%) LTE
5 1 (1.72%) OpenLDAP
5 1 (1.72%) 4G
5 1 (1.72%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (1.72%) MVNO
5 1 (1.72%) HTTP
5 1 (1.72%) WAN
5 1 (1.72%) LDAP
5 1 (1.72%) GPRS
5 1 (1.72%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.62%) Oracle Database
3 4 (6.90%) DataStage
4 3 (5.17%) DB2
4 3 (5.17%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.72%) OLTP
5 1 (1.72%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.72%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.72%) SAP BW
5 1 (1.72%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Toad
1 2 (3.45%) Rational Rose
2 1 (1.72%) IntelliJ
2 1 (1.72%) Ant
2 1 (1.72%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.72%) Subversion
2 1 (1.72%) JIRA
2 1 (1.72%) Selenium
2 1 (1.72%) Hudson
2 1 (1.72%) Gradle
2 1 (1.72%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.72%) Apache Ivy
General
1 25 (43.10%) Finance
2 9 (15.52%) Telecoms
3 4 (6.90%) Manufacturing
4 3 (5.17%) Marketing
5 2 (3.45%) Electronics
6 1 (1.72%) Publishing
6 1 (1.72%) Banking
6 1 (1.72%) Billing
Job Titles
1 29 (50.00%) Analyst
2 16 (27.59%) Business Analyst
3 15 (25.86%) Project Manager
4 12 (20.69%) Technical Project Manager
4 12 (20.69%) Technical Manager
5 10 (17.24%) Technical Business Analyst
5 10 (17.24%) Technical Analyst
6 7 (12.07%) Systems Analyst
7 5 (8.62%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (6.90%) Senior Project Manager
8 4 (6.90%) Developer
8 4 (6.90%) Senior Manager
8 4 (6.90%) Solutions Analyst
8 4 (6.90%) CRM Systems Analyst
9 3 (5.17%) Integration Analyst
9 3 (5.17%) Development Project Manager
9 3 (5.17%) Siebel Business Analyst
9 3 (5.17%) Technical Development Manager
9 3 (5.17%) Analyst Programmer
9 3 (5.17%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (34.48%) .NET
2 5 (8.62%) .NET Framework
3 3 (5.17%) JSON
3 3 (5.17%) REST
4 2 (3.45%) HTML
4 2 (3.45%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.72%) XML
5 1 (1.72%) MSMQ
5 1 (1.72%) CPAN
5 1 (1.72%) X-Windows
5 1 (1.72%) Hibernate
5 1 (1.72%) WCF
5 1 (1.72%) WPF
5 1 (1.72%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (1.72%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.62%) iSeries
2 4 (6.90%) Management Information System
2 4 (6.90%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (5.17%) Learning Management System
4 2 (3.45%) DTV
4 2 (3.45%) FMCG
4 2 (3.45%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.72%) Wiki
5 1 (1.72%) Clustering
5 1 (1.72%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 18 (31.03%) Windows
2 7 (12.07%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (12.07%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (8.62%) Windows 2000 Server
3 5 (8.62%) Linux
4 3 (5.17%) Solaris
5 2 (3.45%) UNIX
5 2 (3.45%) AIX
5 2 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.72%) HPUX
6 1 (1.72%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (36.21%) CRM
2 20 (34.48%) Systems Analysis
3 18 (31.03%) Use Case
3 18 (31.03%) UML
4 12 (20.69%) ITIL
5 10 (17.24%) PRINCE2
5 10 (17.24%) Project Management
6 5 (8.62%) Data Mapping
7 4 (6.90%) Data Management
8 3 (5.17%) Software Testing
8 3 (5.17%) Time Management
8 3 (5.17%) ERP
8 3 (5.17%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (5.17%) Change Control
9 2 (3.45%) Capacity Management
9 2 (3.45%) Performance Monitoring
9 2 (3.45%) Technical Analysis
9 2 (3.45%) Six Sigma
9 2 (3.45%) Migration
9 2 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (34.48%) SQL
2 7 (12.07%) C#
2 7 (12.07%) Java
3 5 (8.62%) C++
4 4 (6.90%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.45%) RPG
5 2 (3.45%) RPG IV
6 1 (1.72%) C
6 1 (1.72%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.72%) Perl
6 1 (1.72%) VBScript
6 1 (1.72%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.72%) Ruby
6 1 (1.72%) Korn
6 1 (1.72%) C-shell
6 1 (1.72%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (13.79%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (10.34%) CCNA
2 6 (10.34%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (8.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (8.62%) CCVP
3 5 (8.62%) MCTS
3 5 (8.62%) MCSE
4 4 (6.90%) Degree
5 3 (5.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (5.17%) ISEB
6 1 (1.72%) ACCA
6 1 (1.72%) CIMA
6 1 (1.72%) CNE
6 1 (1.72%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.62%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.72%) SLA
2 1 (1.72%) QA
System Software
1 5 (8.62%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.72%) Sendmail
3 1 (1.72%) vSphere
3 1 (1.72%) Xen
3 1 (1.72%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (5.17%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.72%) YUM
2 1 (1.72%) Puppet
2 1 (1.72%) Nagios
Vendors
1 11 (18.97%) Siebel
2 10 (17.24%) VMware
3 9 (15.52%) Citrix
4 8 (13.79%) Cisco
5 6 (10.34%) IBM
6 5 (8.62%) HP
7 4 (6.90%) Microsoft
7 4 (6.90%) SAP
8 3 (5.17%) NetCracker
8 3 (5.17%) Comptel
9 2 (3.45%) Lotus
9 2 (3.45%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (1.72%) Google
10 1 (1.72%) Dell
10 1 (1.72%) BEA
10 1 (1.72%) Informatica
10 1 (1.72%) Cognos
10 1 (1.72%) Sybase
10 1 (1.72%) Business Objects