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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 22 9 19
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +10
Contract jobs citing Oracle 9 23 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 3.46% 9.75% 8.94%
As % of the Vendors category 6.77% 19.01% 17.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 15 6
Average daily rate
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£470 £450 £298
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.44% +51.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £283 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £450 £475
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 £30.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +7.14%
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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
133 121 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 51.15% 51.27% 50.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 66 57
Average daily rate £325 £305 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.47% -17.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £124 £169 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £450 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 3
Average hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £22.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -1.09%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015, 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 21 (61.76%) SQL
2 14 (41.18%) Oracle Database
3 13 (38.24%) PL/SQL
4 11 (32.35%) Finance
5 10 (29.41%) Oracle Database 11g
6 9 (26.47%) Telecoms
7 8 (23.53%) UNIX
8 7 (20.59%) Linux
8 7 (20.59%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (20.59%) Degree
9 6 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (14.71%) Root Cause Analysis
10 5 (14.71%) Data Transformation
10 5 (14.71%) Oracle Database 10g
10 5 (14.71%) Project Management
10 5 (14.71%) CRM
10 5 (14.71%) Windows
10 5 (14.71%) Data Analysis
11 4 (11.76%) QA
11 4 (11.76%) Management Information System
12 3 (8.82%) RDBMS
12 3 (8.82%) OO
12 3 (8.82%) Web Services
12 3 (8.82%) PRINCE2
12 3 (8.82%) Oracle Reports
12 3 (8.82%) .NET
12 3 (8.82%) ComArch
12 3 (8.82%) Billing
12 3 (8.82%) Relational Database
13 2 (5.88%) MLlib

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 2 (5.88%) Apache Pig
1 2 (5.88%) IIS
1 2 (5.88%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) SPSS
2 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Endur
2 1 (2.94%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.88%) Amazon EMR
1 2 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) IMAP
1 2 (5.88%) HTTPS
1 2 (5.88%) SMTP
1 2 (5.88%) HTTP
1 2 (5.88%) DNS
1 2 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (41.18%) Oracle Database
2 10 (29.41%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (14.71%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (8.82%) RDBMS
4 3 (8.82%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (8.82%) Relational Database
5 2 (5.88%) HBase
5 2 (5.88%) Triplestore
5 2 (5.88%) Hadoop
5 2 (5.88%) Mahout
5 2 (5.88%) Big Data
5 2 (5.88%) Sqoop
5 2 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (5.88%) Apache Hive
5 2 (5.88%) MongoDB
5 2 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (5.88%) NoSQL
5 2 (5.88%) MySQL
5 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
5 2 (5.88%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) JIRA
1 2 (5.88%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.94%) SoapUI
General
1 11 (32.35%) Finance
2 9 (26.47%) Telecoms
3 3 (8.82%) Billing
4 2 (5.88%) Manufacturing
4 2 (5.88%) Banking
4 2 (5.88%) Back Office
5 1 (2.94%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (17.65%) Applications Support
1 6 (17.65%) Project Manager
2 5 (14.71%) Technical Manager
3 4 (11.76%) Developer
3 4 (11.76%) Analyst
3 4 (11.76%) Technical Project Manager
4 3 (8.82%) Solutions Designer
4 3 (8.82%) Designer
5 2 (5.88%) Big Data Architect
5 2 (5.88%) Support Team Leader
5 2 (5.88%) Implementation Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Database Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Team Leader
5 2 (5.88%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Data Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database Developer
5 2 (5.88%) OSS Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) Architect
5 2 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (5.88%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.82%) Web Services
1 3 (8.82%) .NET
2 2 (5.88%) MLlib
2 2 (5.88%) Hibernate
2 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (5.88%) WCF
2 2 (5.88%) WPF
2 2 (5.88%) J2EE
2 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.94%) XML
3 1 (2.94%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.76%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.88%) FMCG
3 2 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.94%) PMI
4 1 (2.94%) iSeries
4 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (23.53%) UNIX
2 7 (20.59%) Linux
3 5 (14.71%) Windows
4 1 (2.94%) Android
4 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.59%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (14.71%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (14.71%) Data Transformation
2 5 (14.71%) Project Management
2 5 (14.71%) CRM
2 5 (14.71%) Data Analysis
3 3 (8.82%) OO
3 3 (8.82%) PRINCE2
4 2 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (5.88%) MapReduce
4 2 (5.88%) Migration
4 2 (5.88%) Unit Testing
4 2 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (5.88%) ETL
4 2 (5.88%) ITIL
4 2 (5.88%) Configuration Management
4 2 (5.88%) Service Management
4 2 (5.88%) MVC
5 1 (2.94%) Regression Testing
5 1 (2.94%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (61.76%) SQL
2 13 (38.24%) PL/SQL
3 2 (5.88%) R
3 2 (5.88%) C#
3 2 (5.88%) VB.NET
4 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.94%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (20.59%) Degree
2 2 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.94%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) Apache Flume
Vendors
1 3 (8.82%) ComArch
2 2 (5.88%) ServiceNow
2 2 (5.88%) Vertica
2 2 (5.88%) VMware
2 2 (5.88%) Teradata
2 2 (5.88%) Netezza
2 2 (5.88%) Greenplum
2 2 (5.88%) Sybase
2 2 (5.88%) SAP
2 2 (5.88%) TIBCO
2 2 (5.88%) Remedy
2 2 (5.88%) OpenLink
2 2 (5.88%) Citrix
3 1 (2.94%) Hyperion
3 1 (2.94%) IBM
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.94%) ExactTarget