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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 29 28 15
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -13
Contract jobs citing Oracle 22 9 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 6.29% 4.17% 15.66%
As % of the Vendors category 15.38% 8.65% 32.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 7 17
Average daily rate
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£325 £320 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £276 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £343 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £389 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £29.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.76%
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
143 104 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 40.86% 48.15% 48.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 69 52
Average daily rate £325 £300 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £170 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £375 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 3
Average hourly rate £20.00 £19.30 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.62% +22.53%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.97 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-0.18% +2.70%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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
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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 -9 8 £325 +4.83%
Street - 8 £290 -
Templecombe - - - -
Bath - - - -
Clevedon - - - - 1
Oracle
South West

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 41 (61.19%) SQL
2 38 (56.72%) SQL Server
3 35 (52.24%) Security Cleared
4 33 (49.25%) SC Cleared
5 30 (44.78%) Oracle Database
6 28 (41.79%) SQL Server 2008
7 27 (40.30%) SLA
8 24 (35.82%) Oracle Database 11g
9 23 (34.33%) SQL Server 2012
10 21 (31.34%) Oracle Database 10g
11 17 (25.37%) T-SQL
11 17 (25.37%) Performance Tuning
11 17 (25.37%) Data Guard
12 16 (23.88%) SQL Server 2005
12 16 (23.88%) Oracle RMAN
13 13 (19.40%) Clustering
14 11 (16.42%) Java
15 10 (14.93%) PL/SQL
15 10 (14.93%) UNIX
15 10 (14.93%) Windows
15 10 (14.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 10 (14.93%) Agile Software Development
16 9 (13.43%) Statistics
16 9 (13.43%) Risk Analysis
16 9 (13.43%) .NET
16 9 (13.43%) Scrum
16 9 (13.43%) Finance
17 8 (11.94%) C#
17 8 (11.94%) SAP
17 8 (11.94%) Oracle Reports

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 5 (7.46%) Apache
1 5 (7.46%) WebLogic
2 4 (5.97%) Tomcat
2 4 (5.97%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.97%) WebSphere
3 3 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (2.99%) CMS
4 2 (2.99%) MQSeries
4 2 (2.99%) Escenic
4 2 (2.99%) Adobe CQ
5 1 (1.49%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.49%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.49%) IIS
5 1 (1.49%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (1.49%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (5.97%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.49%) GIMP
2 1 (1.49%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.49%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.49%) MS Project
2 1 (1.49%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (8.96%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (4.48%) assyst
3 2 (2.99%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (2.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (1.49%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.49%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.46%) SAN
2 2 (2.99%) Internet
2 2 (2.99%) HTTP
3 1 (1.49%) DHCP
3 1 (1.49%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.49%) DNS
3 1 (1.49%) LDAP
3 1 (1.49%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (56.72%) SQL Server
2 30 (44.78%) Oracle Database
3 28 (41.79%) SQL Server 2008
4 24 (35.82%) Oracle Database 11g
5 23 (34.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 21 (31.34%) Oracle Database 10g
7 16 (23.88%) SQL Server 2005
8 10 (14.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (11.94%) Oracle Reports
10 7 (10.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (10.45%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (7.46%) Oracle ODI
11 5 (7.46%) Big Data
11 5 (7.46%) MySQL
12 3 (4.48%) DB2
12 3 (4.48%) PostgreSQL
13 2 (2.99%) QlikView
13 2 (2.99%) Oracle Exadata
13 2 (2.99%) Hadoop
14 1 (1.49%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Ant
1 2 (2.99%) JUnit
1 2 (2.99%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.49%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.49%) Subversion
General
1 9 (13.43%) Finance
2 3 (4.48%) Retail
2 3 (4.48%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.99%) Back Office
3 2 (2.99%) Electronics
3 2 (2.99%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.99%) Publishing
3 2 (2.99%) Marketing
4 1 (1.49%) Games
4 1 (1.49%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 29 (43.28%) DBA
2 27 (40.30%) SQL DBA
3 17 (25.37%) Developer
4 9 (13.43%) Oracle DBA
5 8 (11.94%) Java Developer
5 8 (11.94%) Project Manager
6 7 (10.45%) Administrator
6 7 (10.45%) SQL Server DBA
7 3 (4.48%) Business Manager
7 3 (4.48%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (4.48%) Business Project Manager
7 3 (4.48%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 3 (4.48%) Analyst
7 3 (4.48%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (4.48%) Senior Developer
8 2 (2.99%) Support Technician
8 2 (2.99%) Programmer
8 2 (2.99%) Lead Developer
8 2 (2.99%) Software Engineer
8 2 (2.99%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.43%) .NET
2 6 (8.96%) J2EE
3 5 (7.46%) Web Services
4 4 (5.97%) Middleware
4 4 (5.97%) Hibernate
4 4 (5.97%) CSS
4 4 (5.97%) HTML
4 4 (5.97%) jQuery
4 4 (5.97%) Spring
5 3 (4.48%) Oracle Fusion
5 3 (4.48%) CSS3
5 3 (4.48%) Ajax
5 3 (4.48%) Ruby on Rails
5 3 (4.48%) XML
6 2 (2.99%) LAMP
6 2 (2.99%) JSP
6 2 (2.99%) Struts
6 2 (2.99%) EJB
6 2 (2.99%) Java RMI
6 2 (2.99%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (19.40%) Clustering
2 9 (13.43%) Statistics
3 7 (10.45%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.99%) DTV
4 2 (2.99%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.49%) Open Source
5 1 (1.49%) Grid Computing
5 1 (1.49%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.93%) UNIX
1 10 (14.93%) Windows
2 5 (7.46%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (7.46%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (5.97%) Linux
3 4 (5.97%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (4.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (4.48%) Solaris
5 1 (1.49%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (25.37%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (14.93%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (13.43%) Risk Analysis
3 9 (13.43%) Scrum
4 8 (11.94%) Capacity Planning
5 7 (10.45%) PRINCE2
6 6 (8.96%) ETL
6 6 (8.96%) Change Control
6 6 (8.96%) Business Transformation
7 5 (7.46%) Incident Management
7 5 (7.46%) Project Management
8 4 (5.97%) Data Modelling
8 4 (5.97%) ERP
8 4 (5.97%) SAP Implementation
8 4 (5.97%) Software Engineering
9 3 (4.48%) Mentoring
9 3 (4.48%) Problem Management
9 3 (4.48%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (4.48%) UML
9 3 (4.48%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 41 (61.19%) SQL
2 17 (25.37%) T-SQL
3 11 (16.42%) Java
4 10 (14.93%) PL/SQL
5 8 (11.94%) C#
6 5 (7.46%) VB.NET
7 3 (4.48%) C++
7 3 (4.48%) PHP
7 3 (4.48%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.99%) Scala
9 1 (1.49%) R
9 1 (1.49%) Ruby
9 1 (1.49%) Erlang
9 1 (1.49%) Python
9 1 (1.49%) VB
9 1 (1.49%) Perl
9 1 (1.49%) C
9 1 (1.49%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 35 (52.24%) Security Cleared
2 33 (49.25%) SC Cleared
3 5 (7.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (4.48%) DV Cleared
4 3 (4.48%) MCITP
4 3 (4.48%) MCSE
4 3 (4.48%) MCP
4 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.49%) CCNA
5 1 (1.49%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (40.30%) SLA
2 2 (2.99%) QA
3 1 (1.49%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.49%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 16 (23.88%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (5.97%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (2.99%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.99%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 17 (25.37%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.49%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (11.94%) SAP
2 4 (5.97%) Red Hat
2 4 (5.97%) HP
2 4 (5.97%) Citrix
2 4 (5.97%) JBoss
3 3 (4.48%) Netezza
3 3 (4.48%) Greenplum
4 2 (2.99%) Sun
5 1 (1.49%) Cisco
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