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 20 November 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
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 25 25 11
Rank change year-on-year
0 -14
Contract jobs citing Oracle 20 14 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 5.99% 6.57% 16.27%
As % of the Vendors category 14.39% 15.91% 35.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 22
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£380 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £318 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £675 £459
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 0
Average hourly rate £37.33 £31.90 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -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
139 88 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 41.62% 41.31% 45.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 59 58
Average daily rate £300 £285 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £168 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 8 5
Average hourly rate £25.00 £19.30 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.53% +54.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £19.30 £12.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.25 £31.90 £29.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.40%

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 20 November 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 20 November 2014.

Oracle Hourly Rate Histogram 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 20 November 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
Yeovil +3 6 - -
Bath - 4 £344 - 3
Street -5 1 £500 -33.33%
Taunton -12 1 - - 3
Clevedon - - - - 1
Oracle
South West

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 21 (53.85%) SQL
2 15 (38.46%) Java
3 13 (33.33%) PL/SQL
4 12 (30.77%) UNIX
4 12 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (28.21%) Oracle Database
6 10 (25.64%) SC Cleared
6 10 (25.64%) Security Cleared
6 10 (25.64%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (25.64%) ETL
6 10 (25.64%) Scrum
7 8 (20.51%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (20.51%) C#
8 7 (17.95%) SQL Server
8 7 (17.95%) Windows
8 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
9 6 (15.38%) SAN
9 6 (15.38%) Apache
9 6 (15.38%) J2EE
9 6 (15.38%) Middleware
10 5 (12.82%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (12.82%) Finance
10 5 (12.82%) Telecoms
10 5 (12.82%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (12.82%) Web Services
10 5 (12.82%) VB.NET
10 5 (12.82%) .NET
10 5 (12.82%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (12.82%) Data Analysis
10 5 (12.82%) Software Engineering

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 (15.38%) Apache
2 4 (10.26%) Tomcat
3 3 (7.69%) MS Exchange
3 3 (7.69%) WebLogic
3 3 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (7.69%) WebSphere
3 3 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (5.13%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (2.56%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (2.56%) GlassFish
5 1 (2.56%) JBoss
5 1 (2.56%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (2.56%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 4 (10.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.13%) MS Office
3 1 (2.56%) GIMP
3 1 (2.56%) Photoshop
3 1 (2.56%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (7.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 3 (7.69%) assyst
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.38%) SAN
2 2 (5.13%) Internet
2 2 (5.13%) Firewall
2 2 (5.13%) HTTP
3 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.56%) DNS
3 1 (2.56%) LDAP
3 1 (2.56%) DHCP
3 1 (2.56%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.21%) Oracle Database
2 10 (25.64%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (17.95%) SQL Server
4 5 (12.82%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (12.82%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (12.82%) Big Data
5 4 (10.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (10.26%) Oracle ODI
5 4 (10.26%) DB2
5 4 (10.26%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (10.26%) MySQL
5 4 (10.26%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (5.13%) RDBMS
6 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (5.13%) QlikView
6 2 (5.13%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.56%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (2.56%) Voldemort
7 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (2.56%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Eclipse
1 4 (10.26%) Ant
1 4 (10.26%) JUnit
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.56%) JDeveloper
2 1 (2.56%) Subversion
2 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 5 (12.82%) Telecoms
1 5 (12.82%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Manufacturing
2 3 (7.69%) Retail
2 3 (7.69%) Marketing
2 3 (7.69%) Electronics
3 2 (5.13%) Back Office
3 2 (5.13%) Publishing
4 1 (2.56%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 19 (48.72%) Developer
2 8 (20.51%) Java Developer
3 4 (10.26%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 3 (7.69%) Oracle Developer
4 3 (7.69%) Architect
5 2 (5.13%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (5.13%) Lead Developer
5 2 (5.13%) Technical Architect
5 2 (5.13%) DBA
5 2 (5.13%) Senior Developer
5 2 (5.13%) Support Technician
5 2 (5.13%) Software Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (5.13%) Test Leader
5 2 (5.13%) QlikView Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Technical Developer
6 1 (2.56%) 3rd Line Support Technician
6 1 (2.56%) Senior Technician
6 1 (2.56%) Qt Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.38%) J2EE
1 6 (15.38%) Middleware
2 5 (12.82%) .NET
2 5 (12.82%) Web Services
3 4 (10.26%) Hibernate
3 4 (10.26%) Spring
3 4 (10.26%) Java EE
3 4 (10.26%) Spring MVC
3 4 (10.26%) JSP
4 3 (7.69%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (5.13%) jQuery
5 2 (5.13%) XML
5 2 (5.13%) CSS
5 2 (5.13%) HTML
6 1 (2.56%) DHTML
6 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET
6 1 (2.56%) XHTML
6 1 (2.56%) JRuby
6 1 (2.56%) Ajax
6 1 (2.56%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Cryptography
1 4 (10.26%) Statistics
2 3 (7.69%) DTV
3 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.13%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.56%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.56%) AS400
4 1 (2.56%) Clustering
4 1 (2.56%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.56%) Open Source
4 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (30.77%) UNIX
2 7 (17.95%) Windows
3 5 (12.82%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (12.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (10.26%) Linux
5 2 (5.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (5.13%) Solaris
6 1 (2.56%) Debian
6 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (25.64%) ETL
2 10 (25.64%) Scrum
3 8 (20.51%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (12.82%) Data Analysis
4 5 (12.82%) Software Engineering
5 4 (10.26%) MVC
5 4 (10.26%) Project Management
5 4 (10.26%) Service Management
5 4 (10.26%) Web Application Development
5 4 (10.26%) Kimball Methodology
5 4 (10.26%) System Testing
6 3 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (7.69%) Programme Management
6 3 (7.69%) Migration
6 3 (7.69%) Service Delivery
6 3 (7.69%) ITIL
7 2 (5.13%) E-Commerce
7 2 (5.13%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 21 (53.85%) SQL
2 15 (38.46%) Java
3 13 (33.33%) PL/SQL
4 8 (20.51%) C#
5 5 (12.82%) VB.NET
6 4 (10.26%) C++
7 3 (7.69%) Perl
7 3 (7.69%) PHP
8 2 (5.13%) C
8 2 (5.13%) JavaScript
8 2 (5.13%) Python
9 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.56%) MATLAB
9 1 (2.56%) Ruby
9 1 (2.56%) Erlang
9 1 (2.56%) Bash Shell
9 1 (2.56%) R
9 1 (2.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (25.64%) SC Cleared
1 10 (25.64%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (7.69%) MCITP
2 3 (7.69%) MCP
2 3 (7.69%) MCSE
3 1 (2.56%) CCNA
3 1 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 3 (7.69%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (2.56%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.56%) Puppet
2 1 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.26%) HP
2 4 (10.26%) Citrix
2 4 (10.26%) Netezza
2 4 (10.26%) Greenplum
3 3 (7.69%) SAP
3 3 (7.69%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.13%) Symantec
4 2 (5.13%) McAfee
4 2 (5.13%) ATG
4 2 (5.13%) VMware
4 2 (5.13%) CommVault
5 1 (2.56%) Sun