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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 28 19 13
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -6
Contract jobs citing Oracle 22 11 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 6.03% 5.61% 13.25%
As % of the Vendors category 14.01% 11.70% 26.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 6 10
Average daily rate
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£338 £306 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.47% -25.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £225 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £335 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £36.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.75 £34.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+8.08% -9.33%
Vendors Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
157 94 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 43.01% 47.96% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 50 44
Average daily rate £350 £300 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -17.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £175 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £400 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 6
Average hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +20.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
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 25 July 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 25 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -16 9 £338 +8.87%
Street - 5 £290 - 2
Bath -6 1 £500 +122.22% 1
Oracle
South West

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 37 (62.71%) SQL Server
2 34 (57.63%) Security Cleared
3 33 (55.93%) SQL
4 32 (54.24%) SC Cleared
5 28 (47.46%) SQL Server 2008
5 28 (47.46%) Oracle Database
6 26 (44.07%) SLA
7 23 (38.98%) SQL Server 2012
8 22 (37.29%) Oracle Database 11g
9 20 (33.90%) Oracle Database 10g
10 17 (28.81%) T-SQL
10 17 (28.81%) Performance Tuning
10 17 (28.81%) Data Guard
11 16 (27.12%) SQL Server 2005
11 16 (27.12%) Oracle RMAN
12 12 (20.34%) Clustering
13 10 (16.95%) Windows
13 10 (16.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 9 (15.25%) Statistics
14 9 (15.25%) Risk Analysis
14 9 (15.25%) Oracle Reports
15 8 (13.56%) Finance
15 8 (13.56%) Capacity Planning
16 7 (11.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 7 (11.86%) Management Information System
16 7 (11.86%) Scrum
16 7 (11.86%) Java
16 7 (11.86%) .NET
16 7 (11.86%) SAP
16 7 (11.86%) PRINCE2

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (8.47%) WebLogic
2 4 (6.78%) MS Exchange
2 4 (6.78%) WebSphere
3 3 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (5.08%) Apache
4 2 (3.39%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.39%) MQSeries
4 2 (3.39%) CMS
4 2 (3.39%) Adobe CQ
4 2 (3.39%) Escenic
5 1 (1.69%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.69%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.69%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.69%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (1.69%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (5.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.69%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.69%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.69%) GIMP
2 1 (1.69%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.69%) MS Project
2 1 (1.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (10.17%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (5.08%) assyst
3 2 (3.39%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.69%) Summit
4 1 (1.69%) HFM
4 1 (1.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (1.69%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.78%) SAN
2 1 (1.69%) Internet
2 1 (1.69%) Firewall
2 1 (1.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (62.71%) SQL Server
2 28 (47.46%) SQL Server 2008
2 28 (47.46%) Oracle Database
3 23 (38.98%) SQL Server 2012
4 22 (37.29%) Oracle Database 11g
5 20 (33.90%) Oracle Database 10g
6 16 (27.12%) SQL Server 2005
7 10 (16.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (15.25%) Oracle Reports
9 7 (11.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (6.78%) MySQL
10 4 (6.78%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (3.39%) QlikView
11 2 (3.39%) Oracle ODI
11 2 (3.39%) Hadoop
11 2 (3.39%) Oracle Exadata
11 2 (3.39%) Big Data
11 2 (3.39%) Relational Database
12 1 (1.69%) Hyperion Smart View
12 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Eclipse
1 1 (1.69%) Subversion
1 1 (1.69%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 8 (13.56%) Finance
2 3 (5.08%) Retail
3 2 (3.39%) Publishing
4 1 (1.69%) Games
4 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.69%) Front Office
4 1 (1.69%) Back Office
4 1 (1.69%) Electronics
4 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (49.15%) DBA
2 27 (45.76%) SQL DBA
3 9 (15.25%) Oracle DBA
4 8 (13.56%) Project Manager
4 8 (13.56%) Developer
5 7 (11.86%) Administrator
5 7 (11.86%) SQL Server DBA
6 4 (6.78%) Java Developer
6 4 (6.78%) Analyst
7 3 (5.08%) Business Project Manager
7 3 (5.08%) Business Manager
8 2 (3.39%) Senior Programmer
8 2 (3.39%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (3.39%) Developer Analyst
8 2 (3.39%) Server Administrator
8 2 (3.39%) Java Programmer
8 2 (3.39%) Consultant
8 2 (3.39%) Senior Developer
8 2 (3.39%) Support Technician
8 2 (3.39%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.86%) .NET
2 4 (6.78%) J2EE
2 4 (6.78%) Middleware
3 3 (5.08%) Hibernate
3 3 (5.08%) XML
3 3 (5.08%) HTML
3 3 (5.08%) CSS
3 3 (5.08%) Ajax
3 3 (5.08%) Ruby on Rails
3 3 (5.08%) jQuery
3 3 (5.08%) Oracle Fusion
3 3 (5.08%) CSS3
4 2 (3.39%) HTML5
4 2 (3.39%) Struts
4 2 (3.39%) Web Services
4 2 (3.39%) EJB
4 2 (3.39%) Java RMI
4 2 (3.39%) Spring
4 2 (3.39%) JSF
4 2 (3.39%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.34%) Clustering
2 9 (15.25%) Statistics
3 7 (11.86%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.69%) AS400
4 1 (1.69%) Grid Computing
4 1 (1.69%) Oracle Exalytics
4 1 (1.69%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.95%) Windows
2 7 (11.86%) UNIX
3 4 (6.78%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (6.78%) Linux
3 4 (6.78%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (6.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.39%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (28.81%) Performance Tuning
2 9 (15.25%) Risk Analysis
3 8 (13.56%) Capacity Planning
4 7 (11.86%) PRINCE2
4 7 (11.86%) Scrum
5 6 (10.17%) Change Control
5 6 (10.17%) Business Transformation
6 5 (8.47%) Project Management
6 5 (8.47%) Incident Management
7 4 (6.78%) SAP Implementation
7 4 (6.78%) ETL
7 4 (6.78%) ERP
7 4 (6.78%) Data Modelling
8 3 (5.08%) UML
8 3 (5.08%) Service Management
8 3 (5.08%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (5.08%) Problem Management
9 2 (3.39%) TDD
9 2 (3.39%) Data Analysis
9 2 (3.39%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 33 (55.93%) SQL
2 17 (28.81%) T-SQL
3 7 (11.86%) Java
4 6 (10.17%) C#
5 5 (8.47%) PL/SQL
6 3 (5.08%) JavaScript
6 3 (5.08%) VB.NET
7 2 (3.39%) PHP
7 2 (3.39%) Scala
8 1 (1.69%) VB
8 1 (1.69%) C++
8 1 (1.69%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.69%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 34 (57.63%) Security Cleared
2 32 (54.24%) SC Cleared
3 5 (8.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (5.08%) MCITP
4 3 (5.08%) DV Cleared
4 3 (5.08%) MCP
4 3 (5.08%) MCSE
4 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (44.07%) SLA
2 2 (3.39%) QA
3 1 (1.69%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.69%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 16 (27.12%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (3.39%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.69%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 17 (28.81%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 7 (11.86%) SAP
2 4 (6.78%) JBoss
3 3 (5.08%) HP
3 3 (5.08%) Citrix
3 3 (5.08%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.69%) Hyperion
4 1 (1.69%) Cisco
4 1 (1.69%) Sun
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