The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South Coast 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 6 9 1
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -8
Contract jobs citing Oracle 3 5 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South Coast 11.54% 14.71% 58.33%
As % of the Vendors category 23.08% 55.56% 93.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
Average daily rate
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- - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £389 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.76%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the South Coast region.

Vendors Category
South Coast
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
13 9 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South Coast 50.00% 26.47% 62.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 6
Average daily rate £315 £650 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-51.53% +100.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £167 £650 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £650 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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 the South Coast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle across the South Coast region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in the South Coast

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in the South Coast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Oracle across the South Coast region.

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in the South Coast

Oracle
Hourly Rate Trend in the South Coast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Oracle across the South Coast region.

Oracle Hourly Rate Trend in the South Coast

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South Coast

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Coast 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 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) WebLogic
2 3 (42.86%) SOA
2 3 (42.86%) Shell Script
2 3 (42.86%) Middleware
2 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (42.86%) Software Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Puppet
2 3 (42.86%) Vagrant
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
2 3 (42.86%) DevOps
3 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (28.57%) Content Management
3 2 (28.57%) Document Management
3 2 (28.57%) Resource Management
3 2 (28.57%) System Testing
3 2 (28.57%) CMS
3 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
3 2 (28.57%) Workflow
3 2 (28.57%) Documentum
3 2 (28.57%) SAP
4 1 (14.29%) UNIX
4 1 (14.29%) .NET
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 1 (14.29%) ISEB
4 1 (14.29%) Epicor
4 1 (14.29%) JD Edwards
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Java

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in the South Coast by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Coast 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 3 (42.86%) WebLogic
2 2 (28.57%) CMS
2 2 (28.57%) Documentum
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Receivables
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) Middleware
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) SOA
1 3 (42.86%) Software Testing
1 3 (42.86%) DevOps
2 2 (28.57%) Content Management
2 2 (28.57%) Document Management
2 2 (28.57%) Resource Management
2 2 (28.57%) System Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Workflow
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) ERP
3 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) Shell Script
3 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ISEB
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Puppet
1 3 (42.86%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) SAP
2 1 (14.29%) Epicor
2 1 (14.29%) JD Edwards