The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Somerset 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 21 9 13
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +4
Contract jobs citing Oracle 34 41 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 8.00% 20.00% 17.72%
As % of the Vendors category 15.32% 35.96% 32.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 19 15
Average daily rate £360 £310 £403
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% -22.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £273 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £320 £467
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £378
% change year-on-year
- -0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £47.50 £40.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £26.28
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +23.66%
Vendors Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
222 114 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 52.24% 55.61% 54.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 40 45
Average daily rate £325 £310 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% -15.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £175 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £413 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 17 6
Average hourly rate £15.00 £10.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £9.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.90 £15.20 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
Oracle
South West

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Taunton -16 20 £350 +12.90% 4
Bath -9 3 £375 +57.89% 2
Street - 2 - - 1
Yeovil -6 1 £275 - 1
Oracle
South West

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 28 (51.85%) SQL
1 28 (51.85%) SQL Server
2 25 (46.30%) Oracle Database
3 23 (42.59%) Security Cleared
4 19 (35.19%) SLA
4 19 (35.19%) SQL Server 2008
4 19 (35.19%) SC Cleared
4 19 (35.19%) Oracle Database 11g
5 16 (29.63%) SQL Server 2012
6 14 (25.93%) Oracle Database 10g
7 12 (22.22%) T-SQL
7 12 (22.22%) Data Guard
7 12 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
8 11 (20.37%) SQL Server 2005
8 11 (20.37%) Java
8 11 (20.37%) Oracle RMAN
9 10 (18.52%) Clustering
10 9 (16.67%) XML
11 8 (14.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 7 (12.96%) Finance
12 7 (12.96%) Windows
12 7 (12.96%) OOP
12 7 (12.96%) C#
12 7 (12.96%) .NET
13 6 (11.11%) J2EE
13 6 (11.11%) MySQL
13 6 (11.11%) WebLogic
13 6 (11.11%) HTML
13 6 (11.11%) MS Office
13 6 (11.11%) UML

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 (11.11%) WebLogic
1 6 (11.11%) Tomcat
2 5 (9.26%) WebSphere
2 5 (9.26%) Escenic
2 5 (9.26%) Adobe CQ
2 5 (9.26%) CMS
2 5 (9.26%) MQSeries
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.85%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.85%) Apache
3 1 (1.85%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.85%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (11.11%) MS Office
1 6 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 5 (9.26%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.85%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.85%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.85%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (1.85%) Summit
2 1 (1.85%) Maximo
2 1 (1.85%) HFM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (51.85%) SQL Server
2 25 (46.30%) Oracle Database
3 19 (35.19%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (35.19%) Oracle Database 11g
4 16 (29.63%) SQL Server 2012
5 14 (25.93%) Oracle Database 10g
6 11 (20.37%) SQL Server 2005
7 8 (14.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (11.11%) MySQL
9 5 (9.26%) Hadoop
9 5 (9.26%) Big Data
9 5 (9.26%) Relational Database
9 5 (9.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (9.26%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (7.41%) RDBMS
10 4 (7.41%) Oracle Exadata
11 3 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (3.70%) Oracle ODI
13 1 (1.85%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
13 1 (1.85%) Hyperion Smart View
Development Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Toad
1 2 (3.70%) Bugzilla
1 2 (3.70%) Subversion
1 2 (3.70%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (1.85%) ERwin
2 1 (1.85%) Eclipse
General
1 7 (12.96%) Finance
2 4 (7.41%) Retail
3 1 (1.85%) Banking
3 1 (1.85%) Publishing
3 1 (1.85%) Games
Job Titles
1 23 (42.59%) DBA
2 21 (38.89%) SQL DBA
3 13 (24.07%) Developer
4 12 (22.22%) Analyst
5 8 (14.81%) Oracle DBA
6 7 (12.96%) SQL Server DBA
7 5 (9.26%) Senior Programmer
7 5 (9.26%) Senior Java Programmer
7 5 (9.26%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (9.26%) Java Programmer
7 5 (9.26%) Senior Java Developer
7 5 (9.26%) Developer Analyst
7 5 (9.26%) Java Developer
7 5 (9.26%) Senior Developer
7 5 (9.26%) Programmer
8 4 (7.41%) Project Manager
8 4 (7.41%) Administrator
8 4 (7.41%) Technical Analyst
8 4 (7.41%) Technical Design Analyst
9 3 (5.56%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.67%) XML
2 7 (12.96%) .NET
3 6 (11.11%) J2EE
3 6 (11.11%) HTML
3 6 (11.11%) Hibernate
4 5 (9.26%) jQuery
4 5 (9.26%) Ajax
4 5 (9.26%) Ruby on Rails
4 5 (9.26%) Spring
4 5 (9.26%) JSF
4 5 (9.26%) HTML5
4 5 (9.26%) CSS3
4 5 (9.26%) LAMP
4 5 (9.26%) Java RMI
4 5 (9.26%) Struts
4 5 (9.26%) EJB
4 5 (9.26%) CSS
5 4 (7.41%) Middleware
6 1 (1.85%) WCF
6 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.52%) Clustering
2 5 (9.26%) Oracle Exalytics
3 4 (7.41%) Management Information System
3 4 (7.41%) Statistics
4 1 (1.85%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.85%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.96%) Windows
2 4 (7.41%) UNIX
3 3 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (5.56%) Solaris
4 1 (1.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (12.96%) OOP
3 6 (11.11%) UML
3 6 (11.11%) SOA
3 6 (11.11%) Scrum
3 6 (11.11%) Risk Analysis
4 5 (9.26%) BDD
4 5 (9.26%) Change Control
4 5 (9.26%) TDD
4 5 (9.26%) OOD
4 5 (9.26%) RUP
4 5 (9.26%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (9.26%) OOA/OOD
5 4 (7.41%) ITIL
5 4 (7.41%) PRINCE2
5 4 (7.41%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (7.41%) Incident Management
6 3 (5.56%) Business Transformation
6 3 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (5.56%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (51.85%) SQL
2 12 (22.22%) T-SQL
3 11 (20.37%) Java
4 7 (12.96%) C#
5 5 (9.26%) Scala
5 5 (9.26%) JavaScript
6 3 (5.56%) Shell Script
7 2 (3.70%) PL/SQL
7 2 (3.70%) C
7 2 (3.70%) Delphi
8 1 (1.85%) Korn
8 1 (1.85%) Fortran
8 1 (1.85%) C++
8 1 (1.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 23 (42.59%) Security Cleared
2 19 (35.19%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (3.70%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (35.19%) SLA
2 5 (9.26%) QA
3 1 (1.85%) ISO 14001
3 1 (1.85%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 11 (20.37%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (22.22%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 5 (9.26%) JBoss
2 4 (7.41%) IBM
2 4 (7.41%) Red Hat
2 4 (7.41%) HP
3 3 (5.56%) SAP
4 2 (3.70%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.85%) GoldenSource
5 1 (1.85%) Cisco
5 1 (1.85%) Actuate
5 1 (1.85%) Hyperion
5 1 (1.85%) Retek
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