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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 15 6 17
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +11
Contract jobs citing Oracle 21 39 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 7.75% 15.23% 6.08%
As % of the Vendors category 18.92% 31.45% 13.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 23 4
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£388 £420 £293
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.73% +43.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £535 £438
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 £37.50 £32.50 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -3.70%
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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
111 124 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 40.96% 48.44% 44.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 66 49
Average daily rate £375 £415 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.63% +13.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 4
Average hourly rate £21.00 £13.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.53% -13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £12.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.25 £42.40 £138.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 19 (42.22%) .NET
2 17 (37.78%) Finance
2 17 (37.78%) SQL
3 15 (33.33%) Windows
4 13 (28.89%) CRM
5 11 (24.44%) Systems Analysis
6 10 (22.22%) Use Case
6 10 (22.22%) UML
7 9 (20.00%) ITIL
7 9 (20.00%) DNS
8 8 (17.78%) Cisco
8 8 (17.78%) PRINCE2
8 8 (17.78%) SQL Server
8 8 (17.78%) Project Management
8 8 (17.78%) VMware
9 7 (15.56%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (15.56%) C#
9 7 (15.56%) Java
9 7 (15.56%) Citrix
9 7 (15.56%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (13.33%) CCNA
10 6 (13.33%) IBM
10 6 (13.33%) SharePoint
10 6 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (13.33%) Telecoms
11 5 (11.11%) Management Information System
11 5 (11.11%) CCVP
11 5 (11.11%) RTP
11 5 (11.11%) Siebel

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 6 (13.33%) SharePoint
2 5 (11.11%) IIS
3 3 (6.67%) WebSphere
3 3 (6.67%) Lync
4 1 (2.22%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.22%) IBM Notes
4 1 (2.22%) Apache
4 1 (2.22%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.22%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.22%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (2.22%) MS Project
2 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle CRM
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.00%) DNS
2 5 (11.11%) RTP
2 5 (11.11%) ISDN
2 5 (11.11%) VoIP
2 5 (11.11%) DHCP
3 3 (6.67%) SSL
3 3 (6.67%) SNMP
4 2 (4.44%) GGSN
4 2 (4.44%) SGSN
4 2 (4.44%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.22%) SAN
5 1 (2.22%) Firewall
5 1 (2.22%) LDAP
5 1 (2.22%) HTTP
5 1 (2.22%) WAN
5 1 (2.22%) SSH
5 1 (2.22%) OpenLDAP
5 1 (2.22%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.78%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.11%) Oracle Database
3 3 (6.67%) DataStage
3 3 (6.67%) DB2
4 2 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.22%) OLTP
5 1 (2.22%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Toad
2 1 (2.22%) Ant
2 1 (2.22%) IntelliJ
2 1 (2.22%) Rational Rose
2 1 (2.22%) Subversion
2 1 (2.22%) Selenium
2 1 (2.22%) JIRA
2 1 (2.22%) Hudson
2 1 (2.22%) Apache Ivy
2 1 (2.22%) Gradle
2 1 (2.22%) Jenkins
General
1 17 (37.78%) Finance
2 6 (13.33%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.44%) Marketing
3 2 (4.44%) Electronics
3 2 (4.44%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.22%) Publishing
4 1 (2.22%) Billing
Job Titles
1 18 (40.00%) Analyst
2 12 (26.67%) Project Manager
3 10 (22.22%) Technical Manager
3 10 (22.22%) Technical Project Manager
4 8 (17.78%) Business Analyst
5 7 (15.56%) Developer
6 6 (13.33%) Technical Business Analyst
6 6 (13.33%) Technical Analyst
7 5 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
8 3 (6.67%) Analyst Programmer
8 3 (6.67%) Programmer
8 3 (6.67%) Development Manager
8 3 (6.67%) Informatica Developer
8 3 (6.67%) Development Project Manager
8 3 (6.67%) Solutions Analyst
8 3 (6.67%) Technical Development Manager
8 3 (6.67%) Integration Analyst
8 3 (6.67%) CRM Systems Analyst
9 2 (4.44%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (42.22%) .NET
2 5 (11.11%) .NET Framework
3 3 (6.67%) HTML
3 3 (6.67%) JSON
3 3 (6.67%) REST
4 2 (4.44%) WCF
4 2 (4.44%) WPF
4 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET
4 2 (4.44%) J2EE
4 2 (4.44%) Hibernate
5 1 (2.22%) CPAN
5 1 (2.22%) X-Windows
5 1 (2.22%) MSMQ
5 1 (2.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) Management Information System
1 5 (11.11%) iSeries
2 3 (6.67%) Informatics
2 3 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.67%) Learning Management System
2 3 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.44%) DTV
4 1 (2.22%) Clustering
4 1 (2.22%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 15 (33.33%) Windows
2 7 (15.56%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (15.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (11.11%) Windows 2000 Server
4 4 (8.89%) Linux
5 3 (6.67%) Solaris
6 2 (4.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (4.44%) AIX
6 2 (4.44%) UNIX
7 1 (2.22%) HPUX
7 1 (2.22%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.89%) CRM
2 11 (24.44%) Systems Analysis
3 10 (22.22%) Use Case
3 10 (22.22%) UML
4 9 (20.00%) ITIL
5 8 (17.78%) PRINCE2
5 8 (17.78%) Project Management
6 5 (11.11%) Data Mapping
7 4 (8.89%) Data Management
8 3 (6.67%) ERP
8 3 (6.67%) Software Testing
8 3 (6.67%) Time Management
8 3 (6.67%) Change Control
9 2 (4.44%) Capacity Management
9 2 (4.44%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (4.44%) Kalman Filter
9 2 (4.44%) Performance Monitoring
9 2 (4.44%) Technical Analysis
9 2 (4.44%) Network Architecture
9 2 (4.44%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 17 (37.78%) SQL
2 7 (15.56%) C#
2 7 (15.56%) Java
3 5 (11.11%) C++
4 4 (8.89%) PL/SQL
5 2 (4.44%) RPG IV
5 2 (4.44%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.44%) RPG
5 2 (4.44%) VBScript
5 2 (4.44%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.22%) Perl
6 1 (2.22%) C
6 1 (2.22%) Ruby
6 1 (2.22%) Korn
6 1 (2.22%) C-shell
6 1 (2.22%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (13.33%) CCNA
1 6 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (11.11%) CCVP
2 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (11.11%) MCSE
2 5 (11.11%) MCTS
3 4 (8.89%) Degree
4 3 (6.67%) ISEB
4 3 (6.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (2.22%) CNE
5 1 (2.22%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.11%) PCI DSS
2 2 (4.44%) QA
3 1 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.22%) NFS
3 1 (2.22%) Xen
3 1 (2.22%) Sendmail
3 1 (2.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.22%) Nagios
2 1 (2.22%) Puppet
2 1 (2.22%) YUM
Vendors
1 8 (17.78%) Cisco
1 8 (17.78%) VMware
2 7 (15.56%) Citrix
3 6 (13.33%) IBM
4 5 (11.11%) Siebel
4 5 (11.11%) HP
5 3 (6.67%) Informatica
5 3 (6.67%) SAP
5 3 (6.67%) Microsoft
5 3 (6.67%) NetCracker
5 3 (6.67%) Comptel
6 2 (4.44%) Lotus
6 2 (4.44%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (2.22%) BEA
7 1 (2.22%) Sybase
7 1 (2.22%) Vignette
7 1 (2.22%) Sun
7 1 (2.22%) Dell
7 1 (2.22%) Google