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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 17 11 10
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -1
Contract jobs citing Oracle 769 962 891
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 7.64% 9.88% 10.49%
As % of the Vendors category 16.52% 20.72% 21.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 462 508 462
Average daily rate
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£393 £400 £376
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.87% +6.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £257 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £513 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £399 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 27 21
Average hourly rate £66.84 £31.50 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+112.19% -7.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.31 £9.90 £26.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £113.37 £53.50 £60.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +23.07%
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
4656 4642 4097
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 46.27% 47.67% 48.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 2476 2315 1989
Average daily rate £375 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £190 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 257 268 325
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £11.25 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £39.00
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 17 April 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 17 April 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 17 April 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 -5 192 £375 - 40
Berkshire -7 184 £425 -5.55% 57
Surrey -4 118 £350 -7.89% 43
Buckinghamshire -6 101 £356 -6.25% 11
Oxfordshire +19 52 £425 +11.47% 20
West Sussex +2 51 £400 +23.07% 9
Kent +4 32 £444 -13.41% 6
East Sussex +2 11 £475 +35.61% 8
Middlesex -6 7 £323 -27.32%
M4 Corridor -1 1 - -
Home Counties - - - -
Sussex - - - -
Oracle
England

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 655 (41.69%) SQL
2 388 (24.70%) Oracle Database
3 327 (20.81%) Java
4 304 (19.35%) UNIX
5 277 (17.63%) Linux
6 276 (17.57%) Security Cleared
7 266 (16.93%) Windows
7 266 (16.93%) Finance
8 259 (16.49%) PL/SQL
9 251 (15.98%) Microsoft
10 248 (15.79%) SQL Server
11 238 (15.15%) .NET
12 231 (14.70%) Agile Software Development
13 212 (13.49%) SC Cleared
14 180 (11.46%) Web Services
15 165 (10.50%) WebLogic
16 162 (10.31%) JavaScript
17 161 (10.25%) Telecoms
18 160 (10.18%) C#
19 152 (9.68%) Data Warehouse
20 149 (9.48%) Business Intelligence
21 146 (9.29%) Oracle Database 11g
22 141 (8.98%) ETL
23 138 (8.78%) MS Excel
24 136 (8.66%) HTML
25 134 (8.53%) SOA
26 133 (8.47%) ASP.NET
26 133 (8.47%) Migration
27 131 (8.34%) Oracle Reports
28 128 (8.15%) XML

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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
1 165 (10.50%) WebLogic
2 68 (4.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 60 (3.82%) Tomcat
4 57 (3.63%) Apache
5 43 (2.74%) SAS
6 41 (2.61%) JBoss
7 37 (2.36%) WebSphere
8 32 (2.04%) IIS
9 31 (1.97%) Oracle Workflow
10 21 (1.34%) SharePoint
10 21 (1.34%) BizTalk Server
10 21 (1.34%) Confluence
11 16 (1.02%) Oracle Service Bus
12 14 (0.89%) SharePoint Server
13 13 (0.83%) Oracle 10gAS
13 13 (0.83%) Documentum
14 11 (0.70%) MS Exchange
14 11 (0.70%) OpenStack
15 10 (0.64%) CMS
16 8 (0.51%) MQSeries
Applications
1 138 (8.78%) MS Excel
2 70 (4.46%) MS Office
3 35 (2.23%) MS PowerPoint
4 24 (1.53%) MS Visio
5 22 (1.40%) MS Project
6 8 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.19%) SPSS
8 1 (0.064%) Simulink
8 1 (0.064%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.064%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 111 (7.07%) Oracle EBS
2 74 (4.71%) Oracle EBS R12
3 55 (3.50%) Oracle Applications
4 32 (2.04%) Oracle Payables
5 30 (1.91%) Oracle Financials
6 29 (1.85%) Oracle Cash Management
7 26 (1.65%) Oracle General Ledger
8 25 (1.59%) Oracle BPM
9 22 (1.40%) Oracle Receivables
10 20 (1.27%) Remedy ITSM
11 18 (1.15%) Oracle Assets
12 17 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
13 15 (0.95%) Dynamics AX
14 14 (0.89%) Oracle ERP
15 12 (0.76%) Oracle BRM
16 8 (0.51%) Oracle iProcurement
16 8 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
16 8 (0.51%) Oracle 11i
16 8 (0.51%) Oracle Utilities
17 7 (0.45%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 48 (3.06%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (1.72%) AWS CloudFormation
3 12 (0.76%) SaaS
3 12 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.25%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.19%) SuccessFactors
5 3 (0.19%) OpenShift
6 2 (0.13%) Boomi
6 2 (0.13%) Amazon EMR
6 2 (0.13%) Force.com
6 2 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.13%) PaaS
6 2 (0.13%) Office 365
7 1 (0.064%) IaaS
7 1 (0.064%) Taleo
7 1 (0.064%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 75 (4.77%) SAN
2 67 (4.26%) Firewall
3 56 (3.56%) Internet
4 52 (3.31%) TCP/IP
5 34 (2.16%) DNS
6 32 (2.04%) Network Security
7 27 (1.72%) LDAP
8 25 (1.59%) Intranet
9 24 (1.53%) HTTP
10 22 (1.40%) Radio Access Network
11 21 (1.34%) NAS
12 20 (1.27%) HTTPS
12 20 (1.27%) FTP
13 19 (1.21%) 2G
14 18 (1.15%) 3G
15 17 (1.08%) LTE
16 16 (1.02%) SSL
17 14 (0.89%) Ethernet
18 13 (0.83%) SSH
19 10 (0.64%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 388 (24.70%) Oracle Database
2 248 (15.79%) SQL Server
3 152 (9.68%) Data Warehouse
4 146 (9.29%) Oracle Database 11g
5 131 (8.34%) Oracle Reports
6 97 (6.17%) Relational Database
7 86 (5.47%) MySQL
8 64 (4.07%) Oracle Database 10g
9 54 (3.44%) RDBMS
9 54 (3.44%) Oracle BI EE
10 40 (2.55%) Oracle ODI
11 39 (2.48%) DB2
12 34 (2.16%) PostgreSQL
13 30 (1.91%) Oracle Database 12c
14 29 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 27 (1.72%) PowerCenter
16 25 (1.59%) Oracle Discoverer
17 21 (1.34%) OLTP
17 21 (1.34%) MS Access
17 21 (1.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 50 (3.18%) Toad
2 48 (3.06%) Subversion
3 43 (2.74%) JIRA
3 43 (2.74%) Jenkins
4 41 (2.61%) Maven
5 38 (2.42%) Visual Studio
6 36 (2.29%) Team Foundation Server
7 34 (2.16%) Git (software)
8 32 (2.04%) Oracle Forms
9 30 (1.91%) Oracle APEX
10 28 (1.78%) Ant
11 20 (1.27%) JUnit
11 20 (1.27%) Selenium
12 19 (1.21%) Eclipse
13 18 (1.15%) StarTeam
14 16 (1.02%) MSI
15 15 (0.95%) NUnit
16 12 (0.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 12 (0.76%) QuickTest Pro
17 11 (0.70%) Cucumber
General
1 266 (16.93%) Finance
2 161 (10.25%) Telecoms
3 66 (4.20%) Banking
4 41 (2.61%) Retail
5 38 (2.42%) Publishing
6 33 (2.10%) Billing
7 18 (1.15%) Manufacturing
7 18 (1.15%) Marketing
8 13 (0.83%) Electronics
9 11 (0.70%) Legal
10 10 (0.64%) Back Office
10 10 (0.64%) General Ledger
11 7 (0.45%) Advertising
11 7 (0.45%) Investment Banking
12 6 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
13 5 (0.32%) Military
14 4 (0.25%) Spanish Language
15 3 (0.19%) Financial Institution
16 2 (0.13%) German Language
17 1 (0.064%) Korean Language
Job Titles
1 461 (29.34%) Developer
2 236 (15.02%) Analyst
3 153 (9.74%) Architect
4 111 (7.07%) Consultant
5 109 (6.94%) Java Developer
6 81 (5.16%) .NET Developer
6 81 (5.16%) DBA
7 76 (4.84%) Oracle Developer
8 72 (4.58%) Administrator
8 72 (4.58%) Project Manager
9 61 (3.88%) Solutions Architect
10 53 (3.37%) Oracle DBA
11 48 (3.06%) C# Developer
11 48 (3.06%) Business Analyst
11 48 (3.06%) Designer
12 46 (2.93%) Test Analyst
13 43 (2.74%) C# .NET Developer
14 42 (2.67%) Support Analyst
15 41 (2.61%) Oracle Consultant
16 38 (2.42%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 238 (15.15%) .NET
2 180 (11.46%) Web Services
3 136 (8.66%) HTML
4 133 (8.47%) ASP.NET
5 128 (8.15%) XML
6 126 (8.02%) Middleware
7 97 (6.17%) J2EE
8 86 (5.47%) CSS
9 85 (5.41%) Oracle Fusion
10 73 (4.65%) SOAP
10 73 (4.65%) Spring
11 70 (4.46%) JSP
12 60 (3.82%) jQuery
13 48 (3.06%) .NET Framework
14 47 (2.99%) Hibernate
15 46 (2.93%) Ajax
16 42 (2.67%) WCF
17 39 (2.48%) AngularJS
18 37 (2.36%) ASP.NET MVC
18 37 (2.36%) Oracle ADF
Miscellaneous
1 93 (5.92%) Analytical Skills
2 48 (3.06%) Enterprise Software
3 35 (2.23%) Open Source
4 32 (2.04%) Management Information System
5 26 (1.65%) Clustering
6 25 (1.59%) Data Integration
7 18 (1.15%) Computer Science
8 17 (1.08%) Data Structures
9 16 (1.02%) N-Tier
10 15 (0.95%) PKI
11 14 (0.89%) Client/Server
12 12 (0.76%) Statistics
12 12 (0.76%) Data Extraction
13 11 (0.70%) Replication
14 10 (0.64%) Mainframe
14 10 (0.64%) HACMP
14 10 (0.64%) Mobile Banking
14 10 (0.64%) Digital Media
15 9 (0.57%) GIS
16 8 (0.51%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 304 (19.35%) UNIX
2 277 (17.63%) Linux
3 266 (16.93%) Windows
4 93 (5.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 81 (5.16%) Windows Server 2008
6 71 (4.52%) Solaris
7 61 (3.88%) Windows Server 2003
8 51 (3.25%) AIX
9 36 (2.29%) Oracle Linux
10 33 (2.10%) Windows 7
11 22 (1.40%) HPUX
12 20 (1.27%) Windows Vista
12 20 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
13 13 (0.83%) Windows XP
14 11 (0.70%) Windows 2000 Server
15 9 (0.57%) CentOS
15 9 (0.57%) Windows 2000
16 8 (0.51%) Windows 8
17 5 (0.32%) Windows NT
17 5 (0.32%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 231 (14.70%) Agile Software Development
2 149 (9.48%) Business Intelligence
3 141 (8.98%) ETL
4 134 (8.53%) SOA
5 133 (8.47%) Migration
6 121 (7.70%) Project Management
7 97 (6.17%) Scrum
8 91 (5.79%) Data Modelling
8 91 (5.79%) Performance Tuning
9 78 (4.96%) CRM
10 73 (4.65%) ITIL
10 73 (4.65%) Software Engineering
11 72 (4.58%) TDD
12 63 (4.01%) Continuous Integration
13 62 (3.95%) Configuration Management
14 57 (3.63%) Knowledge Management
15 55 (3.50%) Data Migration
15 55 (3.50%) Data Analysis
16 53 (3.37%) UML
17 52 (3.31%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 655 (41.69%) SQL
2 327 (20.81%) Java
3 259 (16.49%) PL/SQL
4 162 (10.31%) JavaScript
5 160 (10.18%) C#
6 106 (6.75%) Shell Script
7 86 (5.47%) Perl
8 58 (3.69%) VB
9 50 (3.18%) PowerShell
10 38 (2.42%) C
10 38 (2.42%) Python
11 37 (2.36%) C++
12 31 (1.97%) PHP
13 30 (1.91%) Korn
14 29 (1.85%) VBScript
15 26 (1.65%) XQuery
15 26 (1.65%) VBA
16 25 (1.59%) T-SQL
17 24 (1.53%) VB.NET
18 22 (1.40%) XPath
Qualifications
1 276 (17.57%) Security Cleared
2 212 (13.49%) SC Cleared
3 75 (4.77%) DV Cleared
4 67 (4.26%) ISTQB
5 58 (3.69%) Degree
6 47 (2.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 31 (1.97%) ISEB
8 23 (1.46%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 18 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
10 13 (0.83%) HND
10 13 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 12 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
12 11 (0.70%) MCITP
13 8 (0.51%) PMI Certification
13 8 (0.51%) CCNA
13 8 (0.51%) MCSE
14 7 (0.45%) HNC
14 7 (0.45%) RHCE
14 7 (0.45%) RHCA
14 7 (0.45%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (1.85%) QA
2 18 (1.15%) SLA
3 14 (0.89%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 5 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.25%) COBIT
5 4 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.13%) JSP 440
7 1 (0.064%) Basel II
7 1 (0.064%) GAAP
7 1 (0.064%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.064%) COSO
7 1 (0.064%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.064%) EMIR
7 1 (0.064%) PMBOK
7 1 (0.064%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 87 (5.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 81 (5.16%) Active Directory
3 58 (3.69%) Oracle RAC
4 27 (1.72%) Hyper-V
5 24 (1.53%) vSphere
6 10 (0.64%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 8 (0.51%) Oracle Clusterware
8 7 (0.45%) XenApp
8 7 (0.45%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 6 (0.38%) XenDesktop
9 6 (0.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 5 (0.32%) Firmware
10 5 (0.32%) NFS
11 4 (0.25%) Samba
11 4 (0.25%) VMware ESX
11 4 (0.25%) Microsoft App-V
11 4 (0.25%) Tivoli Directory Server
11 4 (0.25%) FreeRADIUS
12 3 (0.19%) OCFS2
12 3 (0.19%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 58 (3.69%) Puppet
2 45 (2.86%) Oracle RMAN
3 43 (2.74%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 36 (2.29%) HP Quality Center
5 33 (2.10%) SCCM
5 33 (2.10%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 32 (2.04%) Oracle Identity Management
7 25 (1.59%) Data Guard
8 24 (1.53%) Vagrant
8 24 (1.53%) Control-M
9 18 (1.15%) Tivoli
9 18 (1.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 15 (0.95%) NSN NetAct
11 14 (0.89%) Opscode Chef
12 12 (0.76%) NetBackup
13 11 (0.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 9 (0.57%) Nagios
15 7 (0.45%) Oracle Identity Manager
16 6 (0.38%) Oracle Flashback
17 5 (0.32%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 251 (15.98%) Microsoft
2 108 (6.87%) HP
2 108 (6.87%) VMware
3 100 (6.37%) Red Hat
4 78 (4.96%) SAP
5 59 (3.76%) Citrix
6 57 (3.63%) Business Objects
7 53 (3.37%) Informatica
8 50 (3.18%) IBM
9 44 (2.80%) Remedy
10 42 (2.67%) Sun
11 30 (1.91%) Siebel
12 27 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
13 25 (1.59%) Cisco
14 23 (1.46%) Sybase
15 21 (1.34%) Ericsson
15 21 (1.34%) Symantec
15 21 (1.34%) McAfee
16 20 (1.27%) TIBCO
16 20 (1.27%) Lumension
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £450 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
South East England
Computer Futures
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + competitive
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
CACI Network Services
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 16 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
The People Network
Rate: £450 - £480 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Chatham, Kent
Ashdown IT
Rate: £250 - £300 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £8.68 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
The People Network
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
LA International
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford
Volt
Rate: £525.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes
Vital Solutions
Rate: Up £500/day
Posted: 3 days ago
East Sussex
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 3 days ago
Dorking, Surrey
Coal IT Services
Rate: Up to £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £275 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Connectus
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Synergize Consulting
Rate: Up to £40,000 per annum (pro rata) + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Worthing
Jumar Solutions
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + Depending on experience
Posted: 7 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day direct - no agency margin
Posted: 7 days ago
Hampshire
Mason Frank
Posted: 8 days ago