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 29 May 2015 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 14 11 10
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Contract jobs citing Oracle 752 890 839
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 8.31% 9.91% 10.24%
As % of the Vendors category 17.82% 20.89% 20.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 462 453 463
Average daily rate
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£425 £380 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.84% -2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £264 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 21 28
Average hourly rate £22.25 £20.00 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.25% -48.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.68 £8.25 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.20 £55.00 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £37.49 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-19.97% +7.11%
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
4220 4260 4150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 46.64% 47.44% 50.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 2306 2122 2056
Average daily rate £388 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £180 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 239 242 321
Average hourly rate £19.50 £16.00 £19.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.87% -18.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.07 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £35.70 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

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 29 May 2015.

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 29 May 2015.

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 29 May 2015. 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 -7 191 £388 +3.33% 25
Berkshire +3 180 £450 +12.50% 63
Surrey -6 92 £400 +1.58% 41
Buckinghamshire -8 86 £356 -1.72% 20
West Sussex +26 61 £363 +45.00% 4
Oxfordshire +14 58 £496 +36.89% 21
Kent +4 28 £488 +2.63% 5
East Sussex -9 10 £400 +14.20% 7
Middlesex +1 9 £350 -12.50%
M4 Corridor -2 1 - -
Oracle
England

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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.

1 640 (41.88%) SQL
2 408 (26.70%) Oracle Database
3 335 (21.92%) Java
4 311 (20.35%) UNIX
5 287 (18.78%) Linux
6 265 (17.34%) PL/SQL
7 264 (17.28%) Finance
8 250 (16.36%) Windows
9 247 (16.16%) SQL Server
10 232 (15.18%) Security Cleared
11 231 (15.12%) .NET
12 230 (15.05%) Microsoft
13 219 (14.33%) Agile Software Development
14 184 (12.04%) SC Cleared
15 179 (11.71%) Web Services
16 172 (11.26%) C#
17 162 (10.60%) JavaScript
18 153 (10.01%) Telecoms
19 151 (9.88%) Oracle Database 11g
20 143 (9.36%) WebLogic
21 142 (9.29%) Data Warehouse
22 141 (9.23%) XML
23 126 (8.25%) ASP.NET
23 126 (8.25%) Business Intelligence
24 125 (8.18%) SOA
25 124 (8.12%) MS Excel
26 123 (8.05%) Migration
27 122 (7.98%) Oracle Reports
28 120 (7.85%) Middleware
29 117 (7.66%) HTML

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 (9.36%) WebLogic
2 78 (5.10%) Tomcat
3 75 (4.91%) Apache
4 50 (3.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 48 (3.14%) JBoss
6 43 (2.81%) WebSphere
7 42 (2.75%) IIS
8 31 (2.03%) SAS
9 23 (1.51%) Oracle Workflow
10 22 (1.44%) SharePoint
11 20 (1.31%) Oracle Service Bus
12 19 (1.24%) Confluence
13 18 (1.18%) MS Exchange
14 17 (1.11%) BizTalk Server
15 13 (0.85%) SharePoint Server
15 13 (0.85%) Documentum
16 11 (0.72%) NetWeaver
17 10 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2007
18 9 (0.59%) Oracle 10gAS
19 8 (0.52%) MQSeries
Applications
1 124 (8.12%) MS Excel
2 71 (4.65%) MS Office
3 34 (2.23%) MS PowerPoint
4 23 (1.51%) MS Project
5 19 (1.24%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.20%) SPSS
8 1 (0.065%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.065%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.065%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 94 (6.15%) Oracle EBS
2 71 (4.65%) Oracle EBS R12
3 44 (2.88%) Oracle Applications
4 30 (1.96%) Oracle Cash Management
5 26 (1.70%) Oracle Financials
5 26 (1.70%) Oracle BPM
6 23 (1.51%) Oracle Payables
7 20 (1.31%) Dynamics AX
8 19 (1.24%) Oracle General Ledger
8 19 (1.24%) Dynamics CRM
9 17 (1.11%) Oracle ERP
10 16 (1.05%) Remedy ITSM
11 15 (0.98%) Oracle Receivables
12 13 (0.85%) Oracle BRM
13 12 (0.79%) BusinessWorks
13 12 (0.79%) Oracle Assets
14 10 (0.65%) Maximo
14 10 (0.65%) Oracle Utilities
15 9 (0.59%) SAP PSCD
16 7 (0.46%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 45 (2.95%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (1.44%) AWS CloudFormation
3 12 (0.79%) SaaS
4 9 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (0.46%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (0.33%) Taleo
7 4 (0.26%) PaaS
7 4 (0.26%) Office 365
8 3 (0.20%) SuccessFactors
8 3 (0.20%) Adobe Analytics
8 3 (0.20%) Google Analytics
9 2 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.13%) Amazon EMR
9 2 (0.13%) IaaS
9 2 (0.13%) Boomi
9 2 (0.13%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.065%) Yammer
10 1 (0.065%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.065%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.065%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 78 (5.10%) SAN
2 56 (3.66%) Firewall
3 46 (3.01%) Internet
4 33 (2.16%) TCP/IP
5 28 (1.83%) LDAP
6 27 (1.77%) Intranet
6 27 (1.77%) DNS
7 26 (1.70%) Network Security
8 22 (1.44%) SSL
9 21 (1.37%) LAN
9 21 (1.37%) WAN
10 19 (1.24%) HTTP
11 18 (1.18%) DHCP
12 17 (1.11%) Radio Access Network
12 17 (1.11%) NAS
13 16 (1.05%) 2G
13 16 (1.05%) SSH
14 15 (0.98%) 3G
15 14 (0.92%) FTP
16 13 (0.85%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 408 (26.70%) Oracle Database
2 247 (16.16%) SQL Server
3 151 (9.88%) Oracle Database 11g
4 142 (9.29%) Data Warehouse
5 122 (7.98%) Oracle Reports
6 106 (6.94%) Relational Database
7 83 (5.43%) Oracle Database 10g
8 78 (5.10%) MySQL
9 62 (4.06%) RDBMS
10 52 (3.40%) DB2
11 44 (2.88%) Oracle BI EE
12 29 (1.90%) PostgreSQL
13 28 (1.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 26 (1.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 26 (1.70%) Oracle Database 12c
15 24 (1.57%) PowerCenter
16 23 (1.51%) Oracle ODI
17 22 (1.44%) SQL Server 2012
18 20 (1.31%) OLTP
18 20 (1.31%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 45 (2.95%) Oracle Forms
2 42 (2.75%) Visual Studio
3 41 (2.68%) Maven
4 39 (2.55%) Subversion
5 36 (2.36%) Jenkins
6 34 (2.23%) JIRA
7 33 (2.16%) Toad
8 31 (2.03%) Git (software)
9 30 (1.96%) Ant
10 27 (1.77%) JUnit
11 26 (1.70%) Selenium
12 24 (1.57%) Team Foundation Server
13 19 (1.24%) Eclipse
14 16 (1.05%) Oracle APEX
15 14 (0.92%) Cucumber
16 13 (0.85%) SoapUI
16 13 (0.85%) StarTeam
17 10 (0.65%) Hudson
18 9 (0.59%) Gerrit
18 9 (0.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 264 (17.28%) Finance
2 153 (10.01%) Telecoms
3 63 (4.12%) Banking
4 40 (2.62%) Retail
5 36 (2.36%) Billing
6 25 (1.64%) Marketing
7 23 (1.51%) Publishing
8 14 (0.92%) Manufacturing
9 11 (0.72%) Electronics
10 9 (0.59%) General Ledger
10 9 (0.59%) Back Office
11 8 (0.52%) Legal
12 6 (0.39%) Investment Banking
13 5 (0.33%) Advertising
14 4 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
14 4 (0.26%) Spanish Language
15 3 (0.20%) Automotive
15 3 (0.20%) Financial Institution
16 2 (0.13%) Military
16 2 (0.13%) German Language
Job Titles
1 476 (31.15%) Developer
2 203 (13.29%) Analyst
3 154 (10.08%) Architect
4 106 (6.94%) Consultant
5 104 (6.81%) .NET Developer
6 102 (6.68%) Java Developer
7 101 (6.61%) Oracle Developer
8 82 (5.37%) Administrator
9 78 (5.10%) DBA
10 74 (4.84%) Project Manager
11 69 (4.52%) C# Developer
12 63 (4.12%) Solutions Architect
12 63 (4.12%) C# .NET Developer
13 55 (3.60%) Designer
14 49 (3.21%) Oracle DBA
15 46 (3.01%) Oracle Consultant
16 43 (2.81%) Business Analyst
17 39 (2.55%) Test Analyst
18 36 (2.36%) Support Analyst
19 35 (2.29%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 231 (15.12%) .NET
2 179 (11.71%) Web Services
3 141 (9.23%) XML
4 126 (8.25%) ASP.NET
5 120 (7.85%) Middleware
6 117 (7.66%) HTML
7 106 (6.94%) J2EE
8 85 (5.56%) Spring
9 78 (5.10%) SOAP
10 74 (4.84%) CSS
11 69 (4.52%) Oracle Fusion
12 54 (3.53%) JSP
12 54 (3.53%) Hibernate
12 54 (3.53%) jQuery
13 50 (3.27%) AngularJS
14 49 (3.21%) ASP.NET MVC
15 48 (3.14%) .NET Framework
16 41 (2.68%) JSF
17 39 (2.55%) Ajax
18 38 (2.49%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 91 (5.96%) Analytical Skills
2 46 (3.01%) Enterprise Software
3 38 (2.49%) Clustering
4 33 (2.16%) Management Information System
5 31 (2.03%) Data Centre
6 25 (1.64%) Client/Server
7 20 (1.31%) Data Integration
8 19 (1.24%) Computer Science
9 15 (0.98%) Data Structures
10 13 (0.85%) Data Extraction
10 13 (0.85%) N-Tier
11 12 (0.79%) Mainframe
12 10 (0.65%) Replication
12 10 (0.65%) FlexPod
12 10 (0.65%) Mobile Banking
13 9 (0.59%) Enterprise Storage
13 9 (0.59%) PKI
13 9 (0.59%) GIS
14 8 (0.52%) PMI
14 8 (0.52%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 311 (20.35%) UNIX
2 287 (18.78%) Linux
3 250 (16.36%) Windows
4 96 (6.28%) Solaris
5 83 (5.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 63 (4.12%) AIX
6 63 (4.12%) Windows Server 2008
7 49 (3.21%) Windows Server 2003
8 33 (2.16%) Windows 7
9 24 (1.57%) Windows Server 2012
9 24 (1.57%) Oracle Linux
10 16 (1.05%) HPUX
11 12 (0.79%) Windows Vista
12 8 (0.52%) Windows XP
13 7 (0.46%) Windows 8
13 7 (0.46%) Windows 2000
14 6 (0.39%) CentOS
15 5 (0.33%) Windows 2000 Server
15 5 (0.33%) Android
15 5 (0.33%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 219 (14.33%) Agile Software Development
2 126 (8.25%) Business Intelligence
3 125 (8.18%) SOA
4 123 (8.05%) Migration
5 107 (7.00%) ETL
6 100 (6.54%) Project Management
7 99 (6.48%) Performance Tuning
8 98 (6.41%) Scrum
9 86 (5.63%) Data Modelling
10 77 (5.04%) ITIL
11 71 (4.65%) SDLC
12 66 (4.32%) Software Engineering
13 65 (4.25%) CRM
14 61 (3.99%) MVC
15 60 (3.93%) TDD
16 57 (3.73%) UML
16 57 (3.73%) ERP
17 55 (3.60%) OO
18 52 (3.40%) Configuration Management
19 50 (3.27%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 640 (41.88%) SQL
2 335 (21.92%) Java
3 265 (17.34%) PL/SQL
4 172 (11.26%) C#
5 162 (10.60%) JavaScript
6 107 (7.00%) Shell Script
7 103 (6.74%) Perl
8 56 (3.66%) Python
9 48 (3.14%) VB
10 41 (2.68%) C++
10 41 (2.68%) C
11 37 (2.42%) PowerShell
12 33 (2.16%) Korn
13 31 (2.03%) Bash Shell
14 29 (1.90%) PHP
14 29 (1.90%) VB.NET
15 27 (1.77%) T-SQL
16 26 (1.70%) VBScript
17 24 (1.57%) VBA
18 18 (1.18%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 232 (15.18%) Security Cleared
2 184 (12.04%) SC Cleared
3 52 (3.40%) Degree
4 47 (3.08%) DV Cleared
5 44 (2.88%) ISTQB
6 31 (2.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 29 (1.90%) ISEB
8 15 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
9 14 (0.92%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 11 (0.72%) MCITP
10 11 (0.72%) HND
10 11 (0.72%) Cisco Certification
11 10 (0.65%) PMI Certification
12 8 (0.52%) PMP
12 8 (0.52%) CISSP
12 8 (0.52%) Sun Certification
13 7 (0.46%) MCSE
13 7 (0.46%) HNC
13 7 (0.46%) CCNA
13 7 (0.46%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (1.70%) QA
2 16 (1.05%) Data Quality
3 14 (0.92%) SLA
4 5 (0.33%) COBIT
4 5 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 2 (0.13%) JSP 440
5 2 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.065%) EMIR
6 1 (0.065%) PMBOK
6 1 (0.065%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.065%) COSO
6 1 (0.065%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.065%) Basel II
6 1 (0.065%) GAAP
System Software
1 80 (5.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 76 (4.97%) Active Directory
3 39 (2.55%) Oracle RAC
4 23 (1.51%) Hyper-V
5 17 (1.11%) XenApp
6 16 (1.05%) XenDesktop
6 16 (1.05%) vSphere
7 15 (0.98%) Oracle Clusterware
8 10 (0.65%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 10 (0.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 8 (0.52%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 6 (0.39%) Tivoli Directory Server
11 5 (0.33%) HDFS
11 5 (0.33%) Shibboleth
11 5 (0.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 4 (0.26%) Samba
12 4 (0.26%) Microsoft App-V
12 4 (0.26%) Veritas File System
13 3 (0.20%) KVM
13 3 (0.20%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 54 (3.53%) Puppet
2 34 (2.23%) Oracle RMAN
3 33 (2.16%) Tivoli
4 30 (1.96%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 30 (1.96%) SCCM
4 30 (1.96%) HP Quality Center
5 26 (1.70%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 26 (1.70%) Control-M
6 23 (1.51%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 22 (1.44%) Oracle Identity Management
8 20 (1.31%) Data Guard
9 18 (1.18%) Vagrant
10 17 (1.11%) Opscode Chef
11 15 (0.98%) NSN NetAct
12 14 (0.92%) Nagios
13 12 (0.79%) NetBackup
13 12 (0.79%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 10 (0.65%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
15 7 (0.46%) Norton AntiVirus
16 6 (0.39%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 230 (15.05%) Microsoft
2 97 (6.35%) VMware
3 96 (6.28%) Red Hat
4 80 (5.24%) SAP
5 77 (5.04%) HP
6 64 (4.19%) Business Objects
7 63 (4.12%) IBM
8 57 (3.73%) Informatica
9 56 (3.66%) Citrix
10 41 (2.68%) Sun
11 34 (2.23%) Remedy
12 30 (1.96%) Siebel
13 28 (1.83%) TIBCO
13 28 (1.83%) Symantec
14 20 (1.31%) Sybase
15 19 (1.24%) webMethods
16 18 (1.18%) Salesforce.com
16 18 (1.18%) Cisco
17 17 (1.11%) Adobe
17 17 (1.11%) Ericsson
Oxford, Oxfordshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
Surrey
SEC Recruitment Limited
Posted: 11 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £450 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
Newbury
Axiom Software Solutions
Rate: £0 - £500+ per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
Berkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Circle Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £440 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £380.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Hudson IT
Rate: £500 - £765 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Venn Group
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Venn Group
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
LA International
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
LA International
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Coal IT Services
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £300 - £330 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Synergize Consulting
Rate: From £23,000 to £25,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Connectus
Rate: £320 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: £350 per day - 3 month contract with scope for extension
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Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £500 - £700 per day + Flexible Working
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Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £400 - £600.00 per day + Flexible Working
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