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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 13 10 10
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Contract jobs citing Oracle 812 877 962
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 8.45% 10.14% 10.06%
As % of the Vendors category 17.89% 20.68% 20.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 444 456 517
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £275 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £516 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 11 25
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.68 £25.50 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £45.00 £43.09
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -7.69%
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
4539 4241 4684
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.23% 49.06% 48.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 2382 2142 2048
Average daily rate £360 £370 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% +4.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £215 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 288 246 300
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -9.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.63
% change year-on-year
- -3.35%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 21 October 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 0 248 £375 - 57
Berkshire -11 152 £400 +2.56% 52
Surrey -8 117 £363 -3.33% 41
Buckinghamshire 0 111 £386 +10.35% 20
Oxfordshire +6 73 £475 +8.57% 15
Kent -9 25 £320 -36.00% 7
West Sussex -12 19 £324 -7.50% 7
Middlesex -10 14 £350 -27.68% 3
Home Counties +3 10 £375 +7.14%
East Sussex -13 4 £200 -27.27%
M4 Corridor - - - -
Thames Valley - - - -
Oracle
England

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 682 (40.16%) SQL
2 375 (22.08%) Security Cleared
3 374 (22.03%) Oracle Database
4 333 (19.61%) UNIX
5 310 (18.26%) Java
6 296 (17.43%) .NET
7 294 (17.31%) SC Cleared
8 288 (16.96%) Finance
9 274 (16.14%) PL/SQL
10 259 (15.25%) Windows
11 255 (15.02%) Microsoft
12 254 (14.96%) Linux
13 244 (14.37%) HTML
14 240 (14.13%) Agile Software Development
15 224 (13.19%) JavaScript
15 224 (13.19%) SQL Server
16 219 (12.90%) C#
17 190 (11.19%) HP
18 186 (10.95%) ASP.NET
19 168 (9.89%) Oracle Database 11g
20 164 (9.66%) CRM
21 161 (9.48%) Business Intelligence
22 156 (9.19%) ETL
23 155 (9.13%) Oracle EBS
24 154 (9.07%) Project Management
24 154 (9.07%) Oracle Reports
25 153 (9.01%) SOA
26 152 (8.95%) Data Warehouse
26 152 (8.95%) ISTQB
27 146 (8.60%) JSP

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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
1 143 (8.42%) WebLogic
2 64 (3.77%) Apache
3 57 (3.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 49 (2.89%) WebSphere
5 47 (2.77%) Tomcat
6 46 (2.71%) Oracle Workflow
7 39 (2.30%) SharePoint
8 29 (1.71%) JBoss
8 29 (1.71%) CMS
9 26 (1.53%) IIS
9 26 (1.53%) SAS
10 22 (1.30%) GlassFish
11 16 (0.94%) BizTalk Server
12 13 (0.77%) ArcGIS
12 13 (0.77%) WebSphere Application Server
13 12 (0.71%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 11 (0.65%) Oracle Spatial
14 11 (0.65%) Lync
15 10 (0.59%) Documentum
16 8 (0.47%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 110 (6.48%) MS Excel
2 72 (4.24%) MS Office
3 34 (2.00%) MS Project
4 26 (1.53%) MS Visio
4 26 (1.53%) MS PowerPoint
5 11 (0.65%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.12%) SPSS
6 2 (0.12%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.059%) Quicktime
7 1 (0.059%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.059%) Maya
7 1 (0.059%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.059%) FastStats
7 1 (0.059%) MotionBuilder
7 1 (0.059%) HumanIK
Business Applications
1 155 (9.13%) Oracle EBS
2 89 (5.24%) Oracle Applications
3 75 (4.42%) Oracle EBS R12
4 37 (2.18%) Oracle BPM
5 30 (1.77%) Oracle Payables
5 30 (1.77%) Oracle Receivables
6 28 (1.65%) Oracle General Ledger
7 21 (1.24%) Oracle Financials
8 18 (1.06%) Oracle CRM
9 16 (0.94%) Oracle Cash Management
10 13 (0.77%) Oracle 11i
10 13 (0.77%) Oracle ERP
10 13 (0.77%) Remedy ITSM
11 10 (0.59%) BusinessWorks
11 10 (0.59%) Oracle Assets
12 9 (0.53%) Oracle Retail
12 9 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 8 (0.47%) Remedy AR System
13 8 (0.47%) SAP FI
14 7 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 25 (1.47%) SaaS
2 9 (0.53%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (0.41%) Office 365
4 4 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (0.24%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.12%) Taleo
5 2 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.12%) IaaS
5 2 (0.12%) PaaS
6 1 (0.059%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (0.059%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 100 (5.89%) SAN
2 71 (4.18%) TCP/IP
3 39 (2.30%) Firewall
4 38 (2.24%) HTTP
5 35 (2.06%) HTTPS
6 33 (1.94%) DNS
7 27 (1.59%) SSL
8 24 (1.41%) NAS
9 20 (1.18%) LDAP
10 19 (1.12%) FTP
11 18 (1.06%) Internet
12 13 (0.77%) WAN
13 12 (0.71%) 3G
13 12 (0.71%) Radio Access Network
14 11 (0.65%) LAN
15 10 (0.59%) DMZ
15 10 (0.59%) LTE
15 10 (0.59%) 2G
16 9 (0.53%) SNMP
17 8 (0.47%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 374 (22.03%) Oracle Database
2 224 (13.19%) SQL Server
3 168 (9.89%) Oracle Database 11g
4 154 (9.07%) Oracle Reports
5 152 (8.95%) Data Warehouse
6 105 (6.18%) Oracle Database 10g
7 80 (4.71%) MySQL
8 79 (4.65%) Relational Database
9 76 (4.48%) Oracle BI EE
10 54 (3.18%) DB2
11 49 (2.89%) PostgreSQL
12 47 (2.77%) SQL Server 2008
13 46 (2.71%) Oracle BI Publisher
14 45 (2.65%) PowerCenter
15 31 (1.83%) Oracle ODI
16 30 (1.77%) DataStage
17 29 (1.71%) SQL Server 2005
18 28 (1.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 28 (1.65%) RDBMS
19 23 (1.35%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 94 (5.54%) QuickTest Pro
2 46 (2.71%) Oracle APEX
3 40 (2.36%) Jenkins
4 38 (2.24%) Maven
5 34 (2.00%) Visual Studio
5 34 (2.00%) Subversion
6 33 (1.94%) Team Foundation Server
6 33 (1.94%) Oracle Forms
7 30 (1.77%) Ant
8 26 (1.53%) Toad
8 26 (1.53%) Selenium
9 23 (1.35%) LoadRunner
10 22 (1.30%) JUnit
11 19 (1.12%) Git (software)
12 15 (0.88%) Eclipse
12 15 (0.88%) JIRA
12 15 (0.88%) NUnit
13 9 (0.53%) WebDriver
13 9 (0.53%) Hudson
14 8 (0.47%) Cucumber
General
1 288 (16.96%) Finance
2 126 (7.42%) Telecoms
3 41 (2.41%) Billing
4 35 (2.06%) Retail
5 33 (1.94%) Banking
6 30 (1.77%) Marketing
7 23 (1.35%) Military
7 23 (1.35%) Manufacturing
7 23 (1.35%) Publishing
8 15 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
9 14 (0.82%) General Ledger
10 11 (0.65%) Advertising
10 11 (0.65%) Electronics
11 10 (0.59%) Back Office
11 10 (0.59%) Spanish Language
12 9 (0.53%) Legal
13 8 (0.47%) Automotive
14 6 (0.35%) Korean Language
15 4 (0.24%) Japanese Language
15 4 (0.24%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 453 (26.68%) Developer
2 253 (14.90%) Analyst
3 170 (10.01%) Architect
4 132 (7.77%) Consultant
5 91 (5.36%) Project Manager
6 86 (5.06%) Java Developer
7 85 (5.01%) Oracle Developer
8 76 (4.48%) Test Analyst
9 74 (4.36%) DBA
10 64 (3.77%) Oracle Consultant
11 63 (3.71%) Tester
12 62 (3.65%) Test Manager
13 59 (3.47%) Administrator
14 58 (3.42%) Solutions Architect
15 57 (3.36%) .NET Developer
16 51 (3.00%) Oracle DBA
16 51 (3.00%) Business Analyst
17 42 (2.47%) Technical Architect
18 34 (2.00%) Test Leader
19 32 (1.88%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 296 (17.43%) .NET
2 244 (14.37%) HTML
3 186 (10.95%) ASP.NET
4 146 (8.60%) JSP
5 115 (6.77%) XML
6 104 (6.12%) Middleware
7 98 (5.77%) Web Services
8 94 (5.54%) Spring
9 92 (5.42%) CSS
10 80 (4.71%) J2EE
11 68 (4.00%) Oracle Fusion
12 61 (3.59%) jQuery
13 60 (3.53%) Ajax
14 52 (3.06%) Hibernate
15 43 (2.53%) Oracle ADF
16 42 (2.47%) SOAP
17 40 (2.36%) XSLT
17 40 (2.36%) WCF
18 39 (2.30%) ASP.NET MVC
19 33 (1.94%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 94 (5.54%) Analytical Skills
2 43 (2.53%) Management Information System
3 39 (2.30%) Enterprise Software
4 31 (1.83%) Data Integration
5 29 (1.71%) N-Tier
6 22 (1.30%) Computer Science
7 20 (1.18%) Statistics
7 20 (1.18%) PKI
8 19 (1.12%) Open Source
8 19 (1.12%) Data Structures
9 16 (0.94%) Replication
10 15 (0.88%) GIS
11 14 (0.82%) Smart Meter
12 13 (0.77%) Clustering
13 12 (0.71%) Algorithms
14 10 (0.59%) User Experience
14 10 (0.59%) Mainframe
14 10 (0.59%) HACMP
15 9 (0.53%) DTV
15 9 (0.53%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 333 (19.61%) UNIX
2 259 (15.25%) Windows
3 254 (14.96%) Linux
4 63 (3.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 62 (3.65%) Windows Server 2003
6 57 (3.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 53 (3.12%) Solaris
8 47 (2.77%) AIX
9 37 (2.18%) Oracle Linux
10 34 (2.00%) Windows XP
11 22 (1.30%) Windows 2000
12 15 (0.88%) Windows NT
12 15 (0.88%) Windows 7
13 14 (0.82%) HPUX
14 8 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
15 5 (0.29%) Apple iOS
15 5 (0.29%) Windows 2000 Server
16 4 (0.24%) CentOS
16 4 (0.24%) zOS
17 2 (0.12%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 240 (14.13%) Agile Software Development
2 164 (9.66%) CRM
3 161 (9.48%) Business Intelligence
4 156 (9.19%) ETL
5 154 (9.07%) Project Management
6 153 (9.01%) SOA
7 126 (7.42%) Migration
8 116 (6.83%) ITIL
9 105 (6.18%) Scrum
10 103 (6.07%) Test Scripting
11 90 (5.30%) Data Modelling
12 87 (5.12%) Continuous Integration
13 85 (5.01%) MVC
14 84 (4.95%) PRINCE2
15 76 (4.48%) Workflow
15 76 (4.48%) TDD
16 74 (4.36%) Test Automation
17 72 (4.24%) Knowledge Management
18 71 (4.18%) ERP
19 70 (4.12%) OO
Programming Languages
1 682 (40.16%) SQL
2 310 (18.26%) Java
3 274 (16.14%) PL/SQL
4 224 (13.19%) JavaScript
5 219 (12.90%) C#
6 101 (5.95%) VB
7 88 (5.18%) Shell Script
8 64 (3.77%) Perl
9 48 (2.83%) VBScript
10 40 (2.36%) T-SQL
11 32 (1.88%) Korn
12 30 (1.77%) PowerShell
13 27 (1.59%) C
14 26 (1.53%) Python
15 22 (1.30%) C++
16 21 (1.24%) PHP
17 20 (1.18%) AWK
18 19 (1.12%) VB.NET
19 16 (0.94%) XQuery
19 16 (0.94%) XPath
Qualifications
1 375 (22.08%) Security Cleared
2 294 (17.31%) SC Cleared
3 152 (8.95%) ISTQB
4 83 (4.89%) DV Cleared
5 80 (4.71%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 77 (4.53%) Degree
7 69 (4.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 39 (2.30%) ISEB
9 17 (1.00%) Cisco Certification
9 17 (1.00%) CCNA
9 17 (1.00%) PMI Certification
10 14 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
11 11 (0.65%) PMP
12 10 (0.59%) HND
12 10 (0.59%) MCSE
13 9 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
13 9 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 9 (0.53%) ISEB Practitioner
13 9 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 7 (0.41%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (2.47%) QA
2 19 (1.12%) SLA
3 8 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 7 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (0.41%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.29%) WAI
5 5 (0.29%) COBIT
6 4 (0.24%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 2 (0.12%) JSP 440
8 2 (0.12%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.059%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.059%) GAAP
System Software
1 56 (3.30%) Oracle RAC
1 56 (3.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 40 (2.36%) Active Directory
3 33 (1.94%) Oracle RMAN
4 14 (0.82%) vSphere
5 11 (0.65%) VMware ESX
6 8 (0.47%) Nmap
6 8 (0.47%) XenApp
6 8 (0.47%) XenDesktop
7 7 (0.41%) Xen
8 6 (0.35%) OCFS2
9 5 (0.29%) OpenSSH
9 5 (0.29%) Microsoft App-V
9 5 (0.29%) Hyper-V
10 4 (0.24%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 4 (0.24%) Firmware
10 4 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (0.24%) VirtualBox
10 4 (0.24%) Docker
11 2 (0.12%) NFS
Systems Management
1 61 (3.59%) HP Quality Center
2 46 (2.71%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 29 (1.71%) Puppet
4 27 (1.59%) Oracle Identity Management
5 26 (1.53%) Data Guard
6 19 (1.12%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 18 (1.06%) Tivoli
7 18 (1.06%) Vagrant
8 15 (0.88%) Control-M
8 15 (0.88%) SCCM
9 11 (0.65%) YUM
9 11 (0.65%) Nessus
10 9 (0.53%) EMC NetWorker
11 8 (0.47%) Oracle Identity Manager
12 6 (0.35%) TIBCO Hawk
13 5 (0.29%) Netcool
13 5 (0.29%) NetBackup
13 5 (0.29%) CA Wily
14 4 (0.24%) McAfee ePO
15 3 (0.18%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 255 (15.02%) Microsoft
2 190 (11.19%) HP
3 100 (5.89%) VMware
4 88 (5.18%) IBM
4 88 (5.18%) SAP
5 60 (3.53%) Red Hat
6 58 (3.42%) Informatica
7 55 (3.24%) Citrix
8 54 (3.18%) Business Objects
9 39 (2.30%) Sun
10 33 (1.94%) Siebel
11 31 (1.83%) Cisco
12 25 (1.47%) Cognos
12 25 (1.47%) EMC
12 25 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
12 25 (1.47%) Remedy
13 24 (1.41%) NetApp
14 22 (1.30%) Primavera
15 21 (1.24%) BMC
16 20 (1.18%) TIBCO
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Rate: £270 - £300 per day
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Rate: Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
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