The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 April 2016 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle
Rank 9 26 5
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -21
Contract jobs citing Oracle 17 12 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 9.24% 4.11% 16.25%
As % of the Vendors category 16.35% 8.16% 32.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 9 25
Average daily rate £419 £465 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.94% +3.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -12.50%
Oracle
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Slough region.

Vendors Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
104 147 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 56.52% 50.34% 50.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 78 68
Average daily rate £375 £338 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £140 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £625 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 5
Average hourly rate £14.00 £17.61 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.49% -21.73%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 2016, 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 11 (39.29%) Telecoms
2 8 (28.57%) Finance
2 8 (28.57%) XML
2 8 (28.57%) SOA
3 7 (25.00%) Linux
3 7 (25.00%) SQL
4 6 (21.43%) .NET
4 6 (21.43%) Web Services
4 6 (21.43%) Migration
5 5 (17.86%) Release Management
5 5 (17.86%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (17.86%) Visualforce
5 5 (17.86%) Apex Code
5 5 (17.86%) Workflow
5 5 (17.86%) Billing
5 5 (17.86%) Oracle APEX
5 5 (17.86%) Apache Flex
5 5 (17.86%) J2EE
5 5 (17.86%) HTML
5 5 (17.86%) SAP
5 5 (17.86%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (17.86%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (14.29%) Red Hat
6 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
6 4 (14.29%) ETL
7 3 (10.71%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database
7 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (10.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 5 (17.86%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (7.14%) Confluence
2 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (7.14%) IIS
2 2 (7.14%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle UPK
3 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.57%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.57%) MS Office
1 1 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (3.57%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.86%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (7.14%) FinancialForce.com
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) DHCP
1 2 (7.14%) DNS
2 1 (3.57%) Internet
2 1 (3.57%) S/MIME
2 1 (3.57%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database
3 2 (7.14%) Big Data
3 2 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (7.14%) OLTP
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.57%) Cognos Report Studio
4 1 (3.57%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.57%) MySQL
4 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.57%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (7.14%) JIRA
3 1 (3.57%) Toad
General
1 11 (39.29%) Telecoms
2 8 (28.57%) Finance
3 5 (17.86%) Billing
4 3 (10.71%) Banking
5 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Developer
2 6 (21.43%) Designer
3 5 (17.86%) Salesforce.com Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Delivery Manager
4 4 (14.29%) IT Manager
4 4 (14.29%) IT Technical Manager
4 4 (14.29%) Solutions Designer
4 4 (14.29%) Technical Delivery Manager
4 4 (14.29%) Technical Manager
5 3 (10.71%) Architect
5 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Designer
5 3 (10.71%) Oracle Project Manager
5 3 (10.71%) Project Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Database Designer
6 2 (7.14%) Junior
6 2 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Support Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Support Team Leader
6 2 (7.14%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (28.57%) XML
2 6 (21.43%) .NET
2 6 (21.43%) Web Services
3 5 (17.86%) Apache Flex
3 5 (17.86%) HTML
3 5 (17.86%) J2EE
3 5 (17.86%) Visualforce
4 2 (7.14%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (7.14%) jBPM
4 2 (7.14%) REST
4 2 (7.14%) SOAP
4 2 (7.14%) Spring
4 2 (7.14%) Spring Security
5 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
5 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (3.57%) Middleware
5 1 (3.57%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.14%) Clustering
2 2 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (3.57%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.57%) Data Conversion
3 1 (3.57%) Data Integration
3 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.57%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.57%) Reference Data
3 1 (3.57%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.00%) Linux
2 3 (10.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (7.14%) AIX
3 2 (7.14%) Unix
3 2 (7.14%) Windows
3 2 (7.14%) Windows Server
3 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.57%) Android
4 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) SOA
2 6 (21.43%) Migration
3 5 (17.86%) Release Management
3 5 (17.86%) Workflow
4 4 (14.29%) ETL
5 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (10.71%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (10.71%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (7.14%) Analytics
6 2 (7.14%) Coaching
6 2 (7.14%) CRM
6 2 (7.14%) ERP
6 2 (7.14%) Integration Testing
6 2 (7.14%) Mentoring
6 2 (7.14%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (7.14%) Project Management
6 2 (7.14%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (7.14%) Test Strategy
6 2 (7.14%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.00%) SQL
2 5 (17.86%) Apex Code
3 2 (7.14%) C#
3 2 (7.14%) Java
3 2 (7.14%) Python
4 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Degree
2 2 (7.14%) VCP5
2 2 (7.14%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) QA
1 2 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.14%) Forefront TMG
2 2 (7.14%) ISA Server
2 2 (7.14%) VMware ESX
2 2 (7.14%) vSphere
2 2 (7.14%) XenApp
2 2 (7.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Backup Exec
1 2 (7.14%) HP Data Protector
1 2 (7.14%) ServiceCenter
1 2 (7.14%) Tivoli
1 2 (7.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 2 (7.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Salesforce.com
1 5 (17.86%) SAP
2 4 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 3 (10.71%) Cisco
3 3 (10.71%) IBM
3 3 (10.71%) VMware
4 2 (7.14%) Citrix
4 2 (7.14%) Dell
4 2 (7.14%) HP
4 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.14%) NetApp
4 2 (7.14%) ServiceNow
4 2 (7.14%) Symantec
4 2 (7.14%) Veritas
5 1 (3.57%) Ab Initio
5 1 (3.57%) Cognos
5 1 (3.57%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (3.57%) Splunk
5 1 (3.57%) Teradata