The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 13 9 9
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Contract jobs citing Oracle 851 822 890
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 8.66% 9.84% 10.37%
As % of the Vendors category 18.14% 20.81% 20.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 470 416 456
Average daily rate
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£413 £380 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.55% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £274 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 8 36
Average hourly rate £29.50 £27.75 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.30% -18.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.08 £15.40 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £38.00 £42.99
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -11.11%
Oracle
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4692 3950 4260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.76% 47.31% 49.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2413 2024 1912
Average daily rate £368 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.00% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 304 235 338
Average hourly rate £17.00 £15.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.50 £39.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Oracle
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

Oracle Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Oracle
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Oracle Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Oracle
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

Oracle Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

Oracle
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 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
Hampshire 0 257 £400 +6.66% 54
Berkshire -2 189 £400 +2.56% 67
Oxfordshire +15 123 £500 +24.92% 10
Surrey -13 109 £370 -1.33% 35
Buckinghamshire -1 96 £363 +3.57% 20
Kent -15 21 £340 -32.00% 11
West Sussex -24 15 £335 -5.09% 6
Middlesex -6 12 £340 -29.75% 5
Home Counties - 4 £375 -
M4 Corridor +1 1 £400 -
East Sussex 0 1 - -
Thames Valley - - - -
Sussex - - - -
Oracle
England

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

1 671 (39.94%) SQL
2 391 (23.27%) Oracle Database
3 341 (20.30%) Security Cleared
4 328 (19.52%) UNIX
5 293 (17.44%) Java
6 272 (16.19%) PL/SQL
7 264 (15.71%) SC Cleared
8 259 (15.42%) Linux
9 257 (15.30%) .NET
9 257 (15.30%) Windows
10 254 (15.12%) Microsoft
11 252 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
12 241 (14.35%) Finance
13 229 (13.63%) SQL Server
14 221 (13.15%) HTML
15 199 (11.85%) JavaScript
16 180 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
17 179 (10.65%) ETL
18 175 (10.42%) Oracle Database 11g
19 171 (10.18%) C#
19 171 (10.18%) HP
20 166 (9.88%) Oracle Reports
21 165 (9.82%) Data Warehouse
22 163 (9.70%) SOA
23 161 (9.58%) WebLogic
24 157 (9.35%) ASP.NET
25 156 (9.29%) Project Management
26 148 (8.81%) Oracle EBS
27 146 (8.69%) Telecoms
28 134 (7.98%) Migration

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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
1 161 (9.58%) WebLogic
2 79 (4.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 55 (3.27%) Apache
4 48 (2.86%) WebSphere
5 42 (2.50%) Oracle Workflow
6 41 (2.44%) Tomcat
7 39 (2.32%) SAS
8 33 (1.96%) IIS
9 29 (1.73%) JBoss
10 28 (1.67%) SharePoint
11 27 (1.61%) CMS
12 22 (1.31%) GlassFish
13 16 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
14 12 (0.71%) Oracle Service Bus
14 12 (0.71%) Alfresco
15 9 (0.54%) WebSphere Application Server
15 9 (0.54%) ArcGIS
15 9 (0.54%) Confluence
15 9 (0.54%) K2 blackpearl
16 7 (0.42%) Lync
Applications
1 129 (7.68%) MS Excel
2 72 (4.29%) MS Office
3 35 (2.08%) MS Project
4 25 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
4 25 (1.49%) MS Visio
5 13 (0.77%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.12%) SPSS
6 2 (0.12%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.060%) Quicktime
7 1 (0.060%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.060%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 148 (8.81%) Oracle EBS
2 75 (4.46%) Oracle Applications
3 74 (4.40%) Oracle EBS R12
4 41 (2.44%) Oracle BPM
5 27 (1.61%) Oracle Payables
6 26 (1.55%) Oracle Receivables
7 23 (1.37%) Oracle Financials
8 22 (1.31%) Oracle General Ledger
9 14 (0.83%) Oracle Assets
10 13 (0.77%) Oracle ERP
11 12 (0.71%) Oracle 11i
11 12 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 10 (0.60%) Oracle Cash Management
12 10 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
13 8 (0.48%) BusinessWorks
13 8 (0.48%) Remedy ITSM
14 7 (0.42%) Oracle Retail
15 6 (0.36%) TIBCO iProcess
16 5 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
16 5 (0.30%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (1.25%) SaaS
2 18 (1.07%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (0.30%) Office 365
4 4 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (0.24%) Amazon S3
5 3 (0.18%) Force.com
6 2 (0.12%) PaaS
6 2 (0.12%) IaaS
6 2 (0.12%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (0.060%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 95 (5.65%) SAN
2 67 (3.99%) TCP/IP
3 50 (2.98%) Firewall
4 41 (2.44%) DNS
5 36 (2.14%) HTTPS
6 29 (1.73%) HTTP
7 27 (1.61%) NAS
8 24 (1.43%) SSL
9 23 (1.37%) FTP
9 23 (1.37%) Internet
10 19 (1.13%) LDAP
11 17 (1.01%) Network Security
11 17 (1.01%) Radio Access Network
12 15 (0.89%) 3G
13 14 (0.83%) LTE
13 14 (0.83%) DMZ
13 14 (0.83%) Ethernet
14 13 (0.77%) 2G
15 11 (0.65%) VLAN
15 11 (0.65%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 391 (23.27%) Oracle Database
2 229 (13.63%) SQL Server
3 175 (10.42%) Oracle Database 11g
4 166 (9.88%) Oracle Reports
5 165 (9.82%) Data Warehouse
6 107 (6.37%) Oracle Database 10g
7 91 (5.42%) Oracle BI EE
8 86 (5.12%) MySQL
9 81 (4.82%) Relational Database
10 54 (3.21%) PostgreSQL
11 53 (3.15%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 50 (2.98%) SQL Server 2008
13 49 (2.92%) DB2
14 46 (2.74%) Oracle ODI
15 44 (2.62%) PowerCenter
16 31 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 31 (1.85%) SQL Server 2005
17 30 (1.79%) RDBMS
18 28 (1.67%) Big Data
19 24 (1.43%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 76 (4.52%) QuickTest Pro
2 52 (3.10%) Oracle APEX
3 47 (2.80%) Maven
3 47 (2.80%) Jenkins
4 43 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
5 42 (2.50%) Subversion
6 41 (2.44%) Toad
7 38 (2.26%) Oracle Forms
8 32 (1.90%) Ant
9 30 (1.79%) Selenium
10 27 (1.61%) JIRA
11 25 (1.49%) Visual Studio
12 24 (1.43%) Git (software)
13 18 (1.07%) JUnit
14 15 (0.89%) NUnit
15 14 (0.83%) Eclipse
15 14 (0.83%) LoadRunner
16 12 (0.71%) MSI
17 11 (0.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
18 9 (0.54%) WebDriver
General
1 241 (14.35%) Finance
2 146 (8.69%) Telecoms
3 41 (2.44%) Publishing
4 38 (2.26%) Retail
5 37 (2.20%) Banking
6 35 (2.08%) Billing
7 23 (1.37%) Marketing
7 23 (1.37%) Manufacturing
8 18 (1.07%) Military
9 13 (0.77%) Electronics
10 12 (0.71%) Advertising
11 11 (0.65%) Back Office
11 11 (0.65%) Legal
12 9 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
13 8 (0.48%) General Ledger
13 8 (0.48%) Spanish Language
14 6 (0.36%) Automotive
14 6 (0.36%) Korean Language
15 4 (0.24%) Financial Institution
16 3 (0.18%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 467 (27.80%) Developer
2 246 (14.64%) Analyst
3 169 (10.06%) Architect
4 138 (8.21%) Consultant
5 99 (5.89%) Java Developer
6 90 (5.36%) Oracle Developer
7 82 (4.88%) Project Manager
8 77 (4.58%) DBA
9 71 (4.23%) Test Analyst
10 67 (3.99%) Solutions Architect
11 60 (3.57%) Oracle Consultant
12 59 (3.51%) Tester
13 56 (3.33%) Administrator
14 51 (3.04%) Oracle DBA
15 47 (2.80%) .NET Developer
15 47 (2.80%) Business Analyst
16 46 (2.74%) Test Manager
17 30 (1.79%) Software Engineer
17 30 (1.79%) Technical Architect
18 29 (1.73%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 257 (15.30%) .NET
2 221 (13.15%) HTML
3 157 (9.35%) ASP.NET
4 130 (7.74%) XML
5 120 (7.14%) JSP
6 103 (6.13%) Web Services
7 101 (6.01%) Middleware
8 93 (5.54%) CSS
9 87 (5.18%) Oracle Fusion
10 82 (4.88%) Spring
11 77 (4.58%) J2EE
12 64 (3.81%) jQuery
13 61 (3.63%) Oracle ADF
13 61 (3.63%) Ajax
14 50 (2.98%) XSLT
15 45 (2.68%) SOAP
15 45 (2.68%) WCF
16 44 (2.62%) Hibernate
17 36 (2.14%) Java EE
18 35 (2.08%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 92 (5.48%) Analytical Skills
2 44 (2.62%) Enterprise Software
3 35 (2.08%) Data Integration
4 29 (1.73%) Management Information System
5 21 (1.25%) N-Tier
6 20 (1.19%) PKI
6 20 (1.19%) Statistics
6 20 (1.19%) Computer Science
7 19 (1.13%) Replication
7 19 (1.13%) Data Structures
8 18 (1.07%) Open Source
9 16 (0.95%) Clustering
10 13 (0.77%) HACMP
11 11 (0.65%) DTV
11 11 (0.65%) GIS
11 11 (0.65%) Smart Meter
11 11 (0.65%) Algorithms
12 9 (0.54%) Mainframe
13 8 (0.48%) NHS
14 7 (0.42%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 328 (19.52%) UNIX
2 259 (15.42%) Linux
3 257 (15.30%) Windows
4 77 (4.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 74 (4.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 57 (3.39%) Windows Server 2003
7 54 (3.21%) Solaris
8 52 (3.10%) AIX
9 40 (2.38%) Oracle Linux
10 25 (1.49%) Windows XP
11 19 (1.13%) HPUX
12 17 (1.01%) Windows 7
13 16 (0.95%) Windows 2000
14 15 (0.89%) Windows NT
15 12 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
15 12 (0.71%) Windows Vista
16 6 (0.36%) CentOS
16 6 (0.36%) SUSE
16 6 (0.36%) Windows 2000 Server
17 4 (0.24%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 252 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
2 180 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
3 179 (10.65%) ETL
4 163 (9.70%) SOA
5 156 (9.29%) Project Management
6 134 (7.98%) Migration
7 119 (7.08%) CRM
8 97 (5.77%) Scrum
9 96 (5.71%) ITIL
10 91 (5.42%) Test Scripting
11 88 (5.24%) Data Modelling
12 79 (4.70%) Continuous Integration
13 78 (4.64%) TDD
14 75 (4.46%) Knowledge Management
15 73 (4.35%) PRINCE2
16 70 (4.17%) MVC
17 69 (4.11%) Data Analysis
18 68 (4.05%) Test Automation
19 66 (3.93%) Software Engineering
20 64 (3.81%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 671 (39.94%) SQL
2 293 (17.44%) Java
3 272 (16.19%) PL/SQL
4 199 (11.85%) JavaScript
5 171 (10.18%) C#
6 97 (5.77%) Shell Script
7 81 (4.82%) VB
8 68 (4.05%) Perl
9 55 (3.27%) VBScript
10 47 (2.80%) PowerShell
11 40 (2.38%) T-SQL
12 37 (2.20%) Korn
13 29 (1.73%) C
14 27 (1.61%) C++
15 25 (1.49%) XQuery
16 24 (1.43%) XPath
17 22 (1.31%) PHP
18 21 (1.25%) AWK
19 19 (1.13%) Python
20 18 (1.07%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 341 (20.30%) Security Cleared
2 264 (15.71%) SC Cleared
3 122 (7.26%) ISTQB
4 80 (4.76%) DV Cleared
5 67 (3.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 64 (3.81%) Degree
7 55 (3.27%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 41 (2.44%) ISEB
9 14 (0.83%) PMI Certification
10 13 (0.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 13 (0.77%) Microsoft Certification
11 12 (0.71%) CCNA
11 12 (0.71%) Cisco Certification
12 11 (0.65%) ISEB Practitioner
13 9 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 8 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
14 8 (0.48%) MCP
15 7 (0.42%) HND
15 7 (0.42%) MCSE
16 6 (0.36%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (2.50%) QA
2 10 (0.60%) SLA
2 10 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 7 (0.42%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.36%) COBIT
6 5 (0.30%) WAI
7 3 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 3 (0.18%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.060%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.060%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.060%) GAAP
8 1 (0.060%) Data Quality
System Software
1 71 (4.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 65 (3.87%) Oracle RAC
3 48 (2.86%) Active Directory
4 41 (2.44%) Oracle RMAN
5 18 (1.07%) vSphere
6 12 (0.71%) Hyper-V
6 12 (0.71%) VMware ESX
7 8 (0.48%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 8 (0.48%) Nmap
8 6 (0.36%) XenApp
8 6 (0.36%) XenDesktop
8 6 (0.36%) Firmware
9 5 (0.30%) Xen
9 5 (0.30%) NFS
9 5 (0.30%) OCFS2
9 5 (0.30%) OpenSSH
9 5 (0.30%) FreeRADIUS
10 4 (0.24%) VirtualBox
10 4 (0.24%) Docker
11 3 (0.18%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 52 (3.10%) HP Quality Center
2 44 (2.62%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 41 (2.44%) Puppet
4 37 (2.20%) Oracle Identity Management
5 33 (1.96%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 28 (1.67%) Data Guard
7 21 (1.25%) Vagrant
8 18 (1.07%) Control-M
8 18 (1.07%) SCCM
9 16 (0.95%) Tivoli
10 11 (0.65%) Nessus
11 9 (0.54%) EMC NetWorker
12 8 (0.48%) YUM
12 8 (0.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 8 (0.48%) NetBackup
13 7 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
13 7 (0.42%) Oracle Identity Manager
14 5 (0.30%) CA Spectrum
15 4 (0.24%) TIBCO Hawk
15 4 (0.24%) Netcool
Vendors
1 254 (15.12%) Microsoft
2 171 (10.18%) HP
3 115 (6.85%) VMware
4 87 (5.18%) SAP
5 80 (4.76%) IBM
6 79 (4.70%) Red Hat
7 62 (3.69%) Citrix
8 58 (3.45%) Informatica
9 48 (2.86%) Business Objects
10 40 (2.38%) Sun
11 35 (2.08%) Cisco
12 31 (1.85%) Siebel
13 25 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
14 23 (1.37%) Primavera
14 23 (1.37%) NetApp
15 22 (1.31%) EMC
15 22 (1.31%) Remedy
16 18 (1.07%) Teradata
17 17 (1.01%) Greenplum
18 16 (0.95%) BMC
Berkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Hampshire
LA International
Posted: 11 hours ago
West Sussex
Verticality Ltd
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
Berkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £325 - £425 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £750.00 - £1000.00 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
Gosport, Hampshire
LA International
Posted: 16 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £350.00 - £410.00 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Berkshire
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £400 - £430 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
Hook, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 19 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Morpheus Search Partners Limited
Rate: £550 - £650 p/d
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: market rates, please indicate expecations
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
JM
Rate: £200 - £220 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Connectus
Rate: £220 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Gosport, Hampshire
LA International
Posted: Yesterday
Gosport, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: Market rate value
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £640 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
X4 Group
Rate: £200 - 230 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £600 - £630 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Buckinghamshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £330 per week
Posted: 3 days ago