The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 21 34 23
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -11
Contract jobs citing Oracle 29 18 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 8.81% 4.93% 5.56%
As % of the Vendors category 17.16% 11.69% 11.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 11 6
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £306
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +6.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £290 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £500 £335
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £389 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.32% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 £36.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £33.65
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +11.44%
Oracle
South West

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

Vendors Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
169 154 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 51.37% 42.19% 48.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 119 50
Average daily rate £375 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £268 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £511 £488 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 3 5
Average hourly rate £43.43 £20.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+117.15% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.60 £20.00 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £26.40 £23.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.25%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle across the Somerset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Oracle across the Somerset region.

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Oracle
Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Oracle Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

Oracle
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Oracle across the Somerset region.

Oracle Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

Oracle
Hourly Rate Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Oracle Hourly Rate Histogram in Somerset

Oracle
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Taunton +23 17 £353 +6.41%
Yeovil 0 7 £310 -38.00% 3
Bridgwater +1 1 £375 -
Bath -2 1 £200 -60.00% 5
Oracle
South West

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 47 (85.45%) SQL
2 37 (67.27%) SQL Server
3 23 (41.82%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (41.82%) C#
4 22 (40.00%) Oracle Database
5 20 (36.36%) .NET
6 19 (34.55%) Microsoft
7 18 (32.73%) Windows
7 18 (32.73%) Unit Testing
8 17 (30.91%) Oracle Database 11g
8 17 (30.91%) Automated Testing
8 17 (30.91%) Scrum
8 17 (30.91%) ASP.NET
8 17 (30.91%) Security Cleared
9 15 (27.27%) JavaScript
9 15 (27.27%) Oracle Reports
10 14 (25.45%) PL/SQL
10 14 (25.45%) Java
11 13 (23.64%) HTML
11 13 (23.64%) UNIX
12 12 (21.82%) SharePoint
12 12 (21.82%) SC Cleared
13 11 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
13 11 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
13 11 (20.00%) C++
13 11 (20.00%) IIS
14 10 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
15 9 (16.36%) Software Engineering
15 9 (16.36%) ITIL
16 8 (14.55%) UML

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 12 (21.82%) SharePoint
2 11 (20.00%) IIS
3 6 (10.91%) K2 blackpearl
4 3 (5.45%) Tomcat
5 2 (3.64%) JBoss
6 1 (1.82%) Apache
6 1 (1.82%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Oracle HRMS
1 1 (1.82%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.64%) Firewall
2 1 (1.82%) NAS
2 1 (1.82%) FCoE
2 1 (1.82%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (1.82%) Multicast
2 1 (1.82%) LAN
2 1 (1.82%) WAN
2 1 (1.82%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (67.27%) SQL Server
2 22 (40.00%) Oracle Database
3 17 (30.91%) Oracle Database 11g
4 15 (27.27%) Oracle Reports
5 7 (12.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (10.91%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (7.27%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (3.64%) MySQL
10 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (3.64%) Ingres
10 2 (3.64%) RDBMS
10 2 (3.64%) SQLPlus
10 2 (3.64%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (3.64%) Informix
10 2 (3.64%) Relational Database
11 1 (1.82%) MS Access
11 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 11 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
2 10 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (7.27%) Maven
4 3 (5.45%) Ant
4 3 (5.45%) JUnit
5 2 (3.64%) Visual Studio
5 2 (3.64%) Selenium
5 2 (3.64%) Toad
5 2 (3.64%) Bugzilla
5 2 (3.64%) Subversion
5 2 (3.64%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.82%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (5.45%) Back Office
2 1 (1.82%) Finance
2 1 (1.82%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 39 (70.91%) Developer
2 24 (43.64%) SQL Developer
3 18 (32.73%) .NET Developer
4 12 (21.82%) Analyst
5 10 (18.18%) Oracle Developer
5 10 (18.18%) Oracle Analyst
5 10 (18.18%) PL/SQL Developer
6 9 (16.36%) Analyst Developer
7 4 (7.27%) DBA
7 4 (7.27%) Administrator
8 3 (5.45%) C# Developer
8 3 (5.45%) Oracle DBA
8 3 (5.45%) SQL DBA
9 2 (3.64%) SQL Server DBA
9 2 (3.64%) Systems Administrator
9 2 (3.64%) Java Developer
9 2 (3.64%) Test Analyst
9 2 (3.64%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 2 (3.64%) C# .NET Developer
10 1 (1.82%) Support Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (36.36%) .NET
2 17 (30.91%) ASP.NET
3 13 (23.64%) HTML
4 7 (12.73%) .NET Framework
5 3 (5.45%) Java EE
5 3 (5.45%) JSP
5 3 (5.45%) Spring
6 2 (3.64%) JSF
6 2 (3.64%) Struts
6 2 (3.64%) CSS
6 2 (3.64%) J2EE
7 1 (1.82%) Hibernate
7 1 (1.82%) Spring MVC
7 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.82%) Cryptography
2 1 (1.82%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 18 (32.73%) Windows
2 13 (23.64%) UNIX
3 11 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (12.73%) Linux
5 4 (7.27%) Solaris
6 2 (3.64%) SUSE
6 2 (3.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (3.64%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (41.82%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (32.73%) Unit Testing
3 17 (30.91%) Scrum
3 17 (30.91%) Automated Testing
4 9 (16.36%) Software Engineering
4 9 (16.36%) ITIL
5 8 (14.55%) UML
5 8 (14.55%) Service Delivery
5 8 (14.55%) Refactoring
6 6 (10.91%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (9.09%) ETL
8 4 (7.27%) Kimball Methodology
8 4 (7.27%) Line Management
9 3 (5.45%) DevOps
9 3 (5.45%) Database Security
9 3 (5.45%) Incident Management
10 2 (3.64%) Software Testing
10 2 (3.64%) TDD
10 2 (3.64%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 47 (85.45%) SQL
2 23 (41.82%) C#
3 15 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 14 (25.45%) PL/SQL
4 14 (25.45%) Java
5 11 (20.00%) C++
6 5 (9.09%) VB.NET
7 4 (7.27%) PowerShell
8 3 (5.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (30.91%) Security Cleared
2 12 (21.82%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (3.64%) ISEB
3 2 (3.64%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.45%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.82%) NFS
1 1 (1.82%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (1.82%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 2 (3.64%) yum
1 2 (3.64%) Puppet
2 1 (1.82%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (34.55%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.45%) Citrix
3 2 (3.64%) IBM
4 1 (1.82%) Cisco
4 1 (1.82%) EMC
4 1 (1.82%) Intel
4 1 (1.82%) NetApp
4 1 (1.82%) Capita
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