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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 22 32 25
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -7
Contract jobs citing Oracle 22 19 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 7.89% 5.40% 4.72%
As % of the Vendors category 16.67% 14.07% 10.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 8
Average daily rate
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£386 £305 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.63% -3.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £290 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £415 £341
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £36.72 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £37.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +25.00%
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
132 135 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 47.31% 38.35% 45.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 97 63
Average daily rate £369 £344 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.20% +12.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £500 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 4 5
Average hourly rate £43.43 £20.00 £19.30
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+117.15% +3.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.80 £19.00 £11.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £27.50 £19.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £19.00 £19.49
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -2.51%

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
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
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 3 September 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 +13 13 £386 +18.84% 1
Yeovil -1 6 - - 4
Bath - 1 - -
Oracle
South West

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 38 (80.85%) SQL
2 30 (63.83%) SQL Server
3 19 (40.43%) C#
3 19 (40.43%) Oracle Database
4 17 (36.17%) Windows
4 17 (36.17%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (34.04%) Microsoft
6 14 (29.79%) Oracle Database 11g
7 13 (27.66%) JavaScript
7 13 (27.66%) .NET
7 13 (27.66%) Security Cleared
8 12 (25.53%) HTML
8 12 (25.53%) SharePoint
8 12 (25.53%) Unit Testing
8 12 (25.53%) Automated Testing
8 12 (25.53%) Scrum
9 11 (23.40%) Oracle Reports
9 11 (23.40%) ITIL
9 11 (23.40%) C++
9 11 (23.40%) IIS
9 11 (23.40%) ASP.NET
9 11 (23.40%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (21.28%) UNIX
10 10 (21.28%) Team Foundation Server
11 9 (19.15%) Linux
11 9 (19.15%) Java
11 9 (19.15%) PL/SQL
11 9 (19.15%) Software Engineering
12 8 (17.02%) Refactoring
12 8 (17.02%) Service Delivery

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 (25.53%) SharePoint
2 11 (23.40%) IIS
3 2 (4.26%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.13%) JBoss
4 1 (2.13%) Apache
4 1 (2.13%) BizTalk Server
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.38%) NAS
2 2 (4.26%) DNS
3 1 (2.13%) SAN
3 1 (2.13%) Firewall
3 1 (2.13%) LAN
3 1 (2.13%) WAN
3 1 (2.13%) FCoE
3 1 (2.13%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (2.13%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (63.83%) SQL Server
2 19 (40.43%) Oracle Database
3 14 (29.79%) Oracle Database 11g
4 11 (23.40%) Oracle Reports
5 7 (14.89%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (12.77%) Oracle Database 10g
6 6 (12.77%) MySQL
6 6 (12.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (8.51%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (8.51%) Informix
7 4 (8.51%) Ingres
7 4 (8.51%) RDBMS
7 4 (8.51%) Relational Database
8 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (4.26%) Oracle ODI
9 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (2.13%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 10 (21.28%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (14.89%) Oracle Forms
3 5 (10.64%) Maven
4 4 (8.51%) Bugzilla
4 4 (8.51%) Subversion
5 2 (4.26%) Selenium
5 2 (4.26%) Ant
5 2 (4.26%) JUnit
5 2 (4.26%) Visual Studio
5 2 (4.26%) SpecFlow
6 1 (2.13%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.13%) Toad
General
1 1 (2.13%) Back Office
1 1 (2.13%) Finance
1 1 (2.13%) Publishing
1 1 (2.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (55.32%) Developer
2 17 (36.17%) SQL Developer
3 11 (23.40%) .NET Developer
4 10 (21.28%) Analyst
5 7 (14.89%) Oracle Analyst
6 6 (12.77%) Oracle Developer
6 6 (12.77%) Analyst Developer
6 6 (12.77%) PL/SQL Developer
6 6 (12.77%) Administrator
7 4 (8.51%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (8.51%) DBA
8 3 (6.38%) Architect
8 3 (6.38%) Oracle DBA
8 3 (6.38%) SQL DBA
9 2 (4.26%) Linux Administrator
9 2 (4.26%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Architect
9 2 (4.26%) Test Analyst
9 2 (4.26%) C# Developer
9 2 (4.26%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (27.66%) .NET
2 12 (25.53%) HTML
3 11 (23.40%) ASP.NET
4 7 (14.89%) .NET Framework
5 2 (4.26%) Java EE
5 2 (4.26%) Spring
5 2 (4.26%) JSP
5 2 (4.26%) Middleware
6 1 (2.13%) Hibernate
6 1 (2.13%) Struts
6 1 (2.13%) CSS
6 1 (2.13%) J2EE
6 1 (2.13%) JSF
6 1 (2.13%) Spring MVC
6 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.13%) Clustering
2 1 (2.13%) Cryptography
2 1 (2.13%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 17 (36.17%) Windows
2 11 (23.40%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (21.28%) UNIX
4 9 (19.15%) Linux
5 4 (8.51%) Solaris
5 4 (8.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (4.26%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (4.26%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (36.17%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (25.53%) Automated Testing
2 12 (25.53%) Scrum
2 12 (25.53%) Unit Testing
3 11 (23.40%) ITIL
4 9 (19.15%) Software Engineering
5 8 (17.02%) UML
5 8 (17.02%) Service Delivery
5 8 (17.02%) Refactoring
6 7 (14.89%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (12.77%) ETL
8 5 (10.64%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (10.64%) Incident Management
9 4 (8.51%) Kimball Methodology
9 4 (8.51%) Line Management
9 4 (8.51%) Change Management
9 4 (8.51%) Load Balancing
10 3 (6.38%) DevOps
10 3 (6.38%) Database Security
11 2 (4.26%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 38 (80.85%) SQL
2 19 (40.43%) C#
3 13 (27.66%) JavaScript
4 11 (23.40%) C++
5 9 (19.15%) Java
5 9 (19.15%) PL/SQL
6 4 (8.51%) PowerShell
7 2 (4.26%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.13%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (27.66%) Security Cleared
2 8 (17.02%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (4.26%) ISEB
3 2 (4.26%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (6.38%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (4.26%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.13%) NFS
3 1 (2.13%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 4 (8.51%) yum
1 4 (8.51%) Puppet
2 1 (2.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (34.04%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.51%) IBM
3 3 (6.38%) Citrix
4 1 (2.13%) NetApp
4 1 (2.13%) Capita
4 1 (2.13%) Cisco
4 1 (2.13%) EMC
4 1 (2.13%) Intel
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