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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 24 37 9
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -28
Contract jobs citing Oracle 24 10 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 7.08% 3.41% 21.35%
As % of the Vendors category 14.20% 7.19% 36.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 4 23
Average daily rate
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£325 £310 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £310 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £387 £391 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £34.25 £47.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.89% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.80 £31.70
% change year-on-year
+7.54% +12.93%
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
169 139 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 49.85% 47.44% 58.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 89 53
Average daily rate £425 £330 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.78% +6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £160 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £723 £425 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 8 17
Average hourly rate £20.19 £15.00 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.56% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £14.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.28 £21.50 £15.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.40
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -4.89%

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 27 March 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
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 27 March 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
Bath +17 7 £320 - 1
Taunton -7 7 £313 +0.80% 1
Templecombe - - - -
Yeovil - - - -
Oracle
South West

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 29 (69.05%) SQL
2 17 (40.48%) Microsoft
3 16 (38.10%) SQL Server
4 15 (35.71%) .NET
5 14 (33.33%) Oracle Database
6 13 (30.95%) Security Cleared
6 13 (30.95%) C#
7 12 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (28.57%) PL/SQL
8 11 (26.19%) Java
8 11 (26.19%) SC Cleared
8 11 (26.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 10 (23.81%) Oracle Reports
10 9 (21.43%) UNIX
10 9 (21.43%) Scrum
11 8 (19.05%) ASP.NET
11 8 (19.05%) Unit Testing
12 7 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
13 6 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
13 6 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
13 6 (14.29%) K2 blackpearl
14 5 (11.90%) Migration
14 5 (11.90%) Retail
14 5 (11.90%) Automated Testing
14 5 (11.90%) ETL
14 5 (11.90%) Active Directory
14 5 (11.90%) Windows
14 5 (11.90%) VB.NET
15 4 (9.52%) T-SQL

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 6 (14.29%) K2 blackpearl
2 2 (4.76%) Oracle Service Bus
2 2 (4.76%) IIS
2 2 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (2.38%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.38%) JBoss
3 1 (2.38%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.38%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.38%) MS Project
2 1 (2.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (4.76%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle HRMS
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.52%) Firewall
2 1 (2.38%) NAS
2 1 (2.38%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (38.10%) SQL Server
2 14 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 11 (26.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (23.81%) Oracle Reports
5 7 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (4.76%) Hadoop
7 2 (4.76%) RDBMS
7 2 (4.76%) DB2
7 2 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (4.76%) Big Data
7 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (4.76%) Relational Database
8 1 (2.38%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (2.38%) OLAP Cube
8 1 (2.38%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 1 (2.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (4.76%) Subversion
2 2 (4.76%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.76%) Bitbucket
2 2 (4.76%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.38%) Maven
3 1 (2.38%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (2.38%) Ant
3 1 (2.38%) JUnit
3 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.38%) Toad
3 1 (2.38%) JDeveloper
3 1 (2.38%) ERwin
General
1 5 (11.90%) Retail
2 3 (7.14%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.14%) Finance
3 2 (4.76%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.76%) Back Office
3 2 (4.76%) Electronics
3 2 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (66.67%) Developer
2 13 (30.95%) SQL Developer
3 9 (21.43%) Oracle Developer
4 8 (19.05%) .NET Developer
5 6 (14.29%) Analyst
5 6 (14.29%) PL/SQL Developer
6 5 (11.90%) Oracle Analyst
6 5 (11.90%) Analyst Developer
7 4 (9.52%) Architect
8 2 (4.76%) AWS Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Data Warehouse Developer
8 2 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Technical Architect
8 2 (4.76%) C# Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (4.76%) Data Architect
8 2 (4.76%) DBA
9 1 (2.38%) Applications Developer
9 1 (2.38%) Information Architect
9 1 (2.38%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (35.71%) .NET
2 8 (19.05%) ASP.NET
3 3 (7.14%) J2EE
3 3 (7.14%) Web Services
3 3 (7.14%) XML
3 3 (7.14%) Middleware
4 2 (4.76%) XSL
4 2 (4.76%) ADO.NET
4 2 (4.76%) HTML
5 1 (2.38%) CSS
5 1 (2.38%) JSP
5 1 (2.38%) Struts
5 1 (2.38%) Spring
5 1 (2.38%) JSF
5 1 (2.38%) Java EE
5 1 (2.38%) WCF
5 1 (2.38%) WPF
5 1 (2.38%) LINQ
5 1 (2.38%) HTML5
5 1 (2.38%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) Data Integration
2 3 (7.14%) Statistics
3 2 (4.76%) N-Tier
3 2 (4.76%) DTV
4 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.38%) Reference Data
4 1 (2.38%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.43%) UNIX
2 5 (11.90%) Windows
3 2 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (21.43%) Scrum
3 8 (19.05%) Unit Testing
4 6 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (11.90%) ETL
5 5 (11.90%) Migration
5 5 (11.90%) Automated Testing
6 4 (9.52%) Kimball Methodology
7 3 (7.14%) Database Security
7 3 (7.14%) Change Control
7 3 (7.14%) Data Analysis
8 2 (4.76%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (4.76%) Programme Management
8 2 (4.76%) Data Migration
8 2 (4.76%) TDD
8 2 (4.76%) E-Commerce
8 2 (4.76%) SOA
8 2 (4.76%) Service Management
8 2 (4.76%) ITSM
9 1 (2.38%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 29 (69.05%) SQL
2 13 (30.95%) C#
3 12 (28.57%) PL/SQL
4 11 (26.19%) Java
5 5 (11.90%) VB.NET
6 4 (9.52%) T-SQL
6 4 (9.52%) JavaScript
7 3 (7.14%) Perl
8 1 (2.38%) PHP
8 1 (2.38%) C
8 1 (2.38%) C++
8 1 (2.38%) Python
8 1 (2.38%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.38%) XAML
8 1 (2.38%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 13 (30.95%) Security Cleared
2 11 (26.19%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (11.90%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (2.38%) Puppet
2 1 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.38%) Linux-HA
Vendors
1 17 (40.48%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.14%) CommVault
2 3 (7.14%) Symantec
2 3 (7.14%) McAfee
2 3 (7.14%) VMware
3 2 (4.76%) SAP
3 2 (4.76%) Netezza
3 2 (4.76%) ATG
4 1 (2.38%) Ab Initio
4 1 (2.38%) Informatica
4 1 (2.38%) Embarcadero
4 1 (2.38%) DataFlux
4 1 (2.38%) Greenplum
4 1 (2.38%) Talend
4 1 (2.38%) Hortonworks
4 1 (2.38%) IBM
4 1 (2.38%) Teradata