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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 4 17 11
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -6
Contract jobs citing Oracle 44 26 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 17.67% 9.35% 8.33%
As % of the Vendors category 33.08% 18.84% 16.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 8 8
Average daily rate £450 £366 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.86% +8.51%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £378
% change year-on-year
- -0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £12.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £26.28
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +23.66%
Vendors Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
133 138 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 53.41% 49.64% 49.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 62 58
Average daily rate £335 £375 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.66% +11.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £285 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 6
Average hourly rate £21.25 £32.50 £14.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.61% +120.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.10 £11.17 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £44.88 £29.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
Oracle
Berkshire

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 18 April 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 18 April 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 26 (46.43%) Finance
2 24 (42.86%) CRM
3 22 (39.29%) Systems Analysis
4 20 (35.71%) Use Case
4 20 (35.71%) UML
5 16 (28.57%) .NET
6 14 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 14 (25.00%) SQL
6 14 (25.00%) Windows
7 12 (21.43%) Siebel
8 9 (16.07%) Telecoms
8 9 (16.07%) DataStage
9 8 (14.29%) IBM
9 8 (14.29%) Java
10 7 (12.50%) VMware
10 7 (12.50%) WebSphere
11 6 (10.71%) iSeries
11 6 (10.71%) Project Management
11 6 (10.71%) RPG
11 6 (10.71%) DB2
11 6 (10.71%) ITIL
11 6 (10.71%) PRINCE2
11 6 (10.71%) Linux
11 6 (10.71%) Citrix
11 6 (10.71%) DNS
11 6 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (8.93%) CCNA
12 5 (8.93%) Data Warehouse
12 5 (8.93%) XML
12 5 (8.93%) SAP

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (12.50%) WebSphere
2 4 (7.14%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (5.36%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.79%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.79%) Apache
4 1 (1.79%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.79%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.79%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.79%) IIS
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
4 1 (1.79%) Confluence
4 1 (1.79%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (3.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.79%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.79%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (1.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.71%) DNS
2 4 (7.14%) RTP
2 4 (7.14%) ISDN
2 4 (7.14%) VoIP
2 4 (7.14%) DHCP
3 2 (3.57%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.79%) SSL
4 1 (1.79%) GPRS
4 1 (1.79%) GSM
4 1 (1.79%) HTTP
4 1 (1.79%) SNMP
4 1 (1.79%) WAN
4 1 (1.79%) LDAP
4 1 (1.79%) SMPP
4 1 (1.79%) SS7
4 1 (1.79%) 3G
4 1 (1.79%) SAN
4 1 (1.79%) Firewall
4 1 (1.79%) 4G
4 1 (1.79%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (16.07%) DataStage
3 6 (10.71%) DB2
4 5 (8.93%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (5.36%) Oracle Database
6 2 (3.57%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.57%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.79%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.79%) SAP BW
7 1 (1.79%) Big Data
7 1 (1.79%) IBM InfoSphere
7 1 (1.79%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (1.79%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.79%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (1.79%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 4 (7.14%) ERwin
1 4 (7.14%) Toad
2 2 (3.57%) Rational Rose
3 1 (1.79%) IntelliJ
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.79%) Ant
3 1 (1.79%) TestDirector
3 1 (1.79%) Hudson
3 1 (1.79%) Gradle
3 1 (1.79%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.79%) Apache Ivy
3 1 (1.79%) Selenium
3 1 (1.79%) JIRA
3 1 (1.79%) Subversion
General
1 26 (46.43%) Finance
2 9 (16.07%) Telecoms
3 4 (7.14%) Manufacturing
4 3 (5.36%) Banking
4 3 (5.36%) Marketing
5 1 (1.79%) Publishing
5 1 (1.79%) Electronics
5 1 (1.79%) Billing
Job Titles
1 24 (42.86%) Analyst
2 17 (30.36%) Business Analyst
3 10 (17.86%) Technical Analyst
3 10 (17.86%) Technical Business Analyst
4 9 (16.07%) Architect
5 7 (12.50%) Project Manager
5 7 (12.50%) Developer
5 7 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
6 5 (8.93%) Technical Manager
6 5 (8.93%) Technical Project Manager
6 5 (8.93%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (7.14%) RPG Developer
7 4 (7.14%) CRM Systems Analyst
7 4 (7.14%) Senior Manager
7 4 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (7.14%) Senior Project Manager
8 3 (5.36%) Siebel Business Analyst
8 3 (5.36%) Senior Technical Manager
8 3 (5.36%) DataStage Developer
8 3 (5.36%) Senior Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (28.57%) .NET
2 5 (8.93%) XML
2 5 (8.93%) .NET Framework
3 4 (7.14%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (1.79%) MSMQ
4 1 (1.79%) HTML
4 1 (1.79%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.79%) Web Services
4 1 (1.79%) X-Windows
4 1 (1.79%) CPAN
4 1 (1.79%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (1.79%) REST
4 1 (1.79%) JSON
4 1 (1.79%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.71%) iSeries
2 3 (5.36%) FMCG
3 1 (1.79%) DTV
3 1 (1.79%) Clustering
3 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.79%) Learning Management System
3 1 (1.79%) Wiki
3 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (25.00%) Windows
2 6 (10.71%) Linux
3 4 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (7.14%) Windows 2000 Server
3 4 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (7.14%) Solaris
4 3 (5.36%) UNIX
5 2 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.57%) AIX
6 1 (1.79%) HPUX
6 1 (1.79%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (42.86%) CRM
2 22 (39.29%) Systems Analysis
3 20 (35.71%) Use Case
3 20 (35.71%) UML
4 6 (10.71%) Project Management
4 6 (10.71%) ITIL
4 6 (10.71%) PRINCE2
4 6 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (8.93%) Migration
5 5 (8.93%) Data Mapping
6 4 (7.14%) Automated Testing
6 4 (7.14%) Problem Management
6 4 (7.14%) Web Application Development
6 4 (7.14%) Technical Analysis
6 4 (7.14%) Workflow
7 3 (5.36%) Data Modelling
7 3 (5.36%) Test Scripting
7 3 (5.36%) TOGAF
8 2 (3.57%) Zachman Framework
8 2 (3.57%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 14 (25.00%) SQL
2 8 (14.29%) Java
3 6 (10.71%) RPG
4 5 (8.93%) C#
5 4 (7.14%) RPG IV
5 4 (7.14%) C++
5 4 (7.14%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.79%) C
6 1 (1.79%) Perl
6 1 (1.79%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.79%) C-shell
6 1 (1.79%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.79%) Ruby
6 1 (1.79%) Korn
Qualifications
1 5 (8.93%) CCNA
1 5 (8.93%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (8.93%) ITIL Certification
1 5 (8.93%) Degree
2 4 (7.14%) MCTS
2 4 (7.14%) CCVP
2 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (7.14%) MCSE
3 1 (1.79%) CISSP
3 1 (1.79%) ISEB
3 1 (1.79%) ACCA
3 1 (1.79%) CNE
3 1 (1.79%) Novell Certification
3 1 (1.79%) CIMA
3 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.93%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.79%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.79%) NFS
3 1 (1.79%) vSphere
3 1 (1.79%) Sendmail
3 1 (1.79%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) Nagios
1 1 (1.79%) YUM
1 1 (1.79%) Puppet
1 1 (1.79%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (21.43%) Siebel
2 8 (14.29%) IBM
3 7 (12.50%) VMware
4 6 (10.71%) Citrix
5 5 (8.93%) SAP
5 5 (8.93%) Cisco
6 3 (5.36%) HP
6 3 (5.36%) Microsoft
6 3 (5.36%) Red Hat
7 2 (3.57%) Lotus
7 2 (3.57%) Sun
8 1 (1.79%) Dell
8 1 (1.79%) Cognos
8 1 (1.79%) Sybase
8 1 (1.79%) Business Objects
8 1 (1.79%) Vignette
8 1 (1.79%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.79%) BEA
8 1 (1.79%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (1.79%) Teradata
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