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 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 23 13 23
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +10
Contract jobs citing Oracle 8 21 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 2.85% 8.79% 7.00%
As % of the Vendors category 5.30% 16.67% 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 13 10
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£433 £450 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.88% +73.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £270 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -
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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
151 126 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 53.74% 52.72% 46.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 69 62
Average daily rate £314 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.46% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £215 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £475 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 2
Average hourly rate £18.00 £16.75 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.46% -11.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.47 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+8.61% -12.82%

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 2 July 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 2 July 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 8 (44.44%) SQL
2 7 (38.89%) Telecoms
3 4 (22.22%) Project Management
3 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (22.22%) Web Services
3 4 (22.22%) Finance
3 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database
4 3 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 3 (16.67%) JIRA
4 3 (16.67%) QA
4 3 (16.67%) Migration
4 3 (16.67%) Teradata
4 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (16.67%) Billing
4 3 (16.67%) XML
4 3 (16.67%) ETL
4 3 (16.67%) SAS
4 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 3 (16.67%) Windows
5 2 (11.11%) SPSS
5 2 (11.11%) RDBMS
5 2 (11.11%) Citrix
5 2 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (11.11%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (11.11%) ITIL
5 2 (11.11%) HTML
5 2 (11.11%) DB2
5 2 (11.11%) SAP
5 2 (11.11%) Data Management

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 3 (16.67%) SAS
2 2 (11.11%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) SPSS
2 1 (5.56%) MS Project
2 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Unica
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon EMR
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database
1 3 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (11.11%) DB2
2 2 (11.11%) RDBMS
2 2 (11.11%) Hadoop
2 2 (11.11%) Apache Hive
2 2 (11.11%) MongoDB
2 2 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (11.11%) NoSQL
2 2 (11.11%) HBase
2 2 (11.11%) Mahout
2 2 (11.11%) Big Data
2 2 (11.11%) Sqoop
2 2 (11.11%) Triplestore
3 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) JIRA
2 2 (11.11%) SoapUI
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle Forms
General
1 7 (38.89%) Telecoms
2 4 (22.22%) Finance
3 3 (16.67%) Billing
4 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
4 2 (11.11%) Banking
5 1 (5.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Technical Manager
1 5 (27.78%) Project Manager
2 4 (22.22%) Technical Project Manager
2 4 (22.22%) Designer
3 3 (16.67%) Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Solutions Designer
4 2 (11.11%) Data Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Big Data Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Development Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Testing Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Delivery Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Tester
5 1 (5.56%) Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Data Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Software Development Manager
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) Web Services
2 3 (16.67%) XML
3 2 (11.11%) HTML
3 2 (11.11%) MLlib
4 1 (5.56%) .NET
4 1 (5.56%) SOAP
4 1 (5.56%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Mobile App
2 2 (11.11%) FMCG
3 1 (5.56%) iSeries
3 1 (5.56%) Smart Meter
3 1 (5.56%) PMI
3 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.56%) Reference Data
3 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) Android
2 2 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) Project Management
2 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 3 (16.67%) ETL
2 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (16.67%) Migration
3 2 (11.11%) Test Scripting
3 2 (11.11%) MapReduce
3 2 (11.11%) Analytics
3 2 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (11.11%) Data Management
3 2 (11.11%) Automated Testing
3 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 2 (11.11%) ITIL
3 2 (11.11%) Regression Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Service Management
4 1 (5.56%) Process Management
4 1 (5.56%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) R
3 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.56%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) QA
2 1 (5.56%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Apache Flume
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Teradata
2 2 (11.11%) Netezza
2 2 (11.11%) Greenplum
2 2 (11.11%) Vertica
2 2 (11.11%) ExactTarget
2 2 (11.11%) SAP
2 2 (11.11%) Citrix
2 2 (11.11%) Ab Initio
2 2 (11.11%) VMware
3 1 (5.56%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (5.56%) Vitria
3 1 (5.56%) Trillium
3 1 (5.56%) IBM
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) Business Objects