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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 9 12 13
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Contract jobs citing Oracle 1102 851 855
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 10.96% 9.16% 9.77%
As % of the Vendors category 22.89% 19.69% 20.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 637 440 437
Average daily rate
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£413 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 16 15
Average hourly rate £37.50 £36.25 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +20.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.56 £11.90 £15.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £52.75 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £37.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +15.38%
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
4815 4321 4226
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.90% 46.51% 48.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 2753 2239 2134
Average daily rate £375 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £215 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 213 243 262
Average hourly rate £19.75 £17.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.17% -12.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.35 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.67 £45.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.00 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -6.73%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 1 September 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 +1 359 £425 +6.25% 43
Berkshire +15 228 £425 +7.59% 35
Buckinghamshire -2 158 £400 +0.06% 10
Surrey -5 132 £400 +14.28% 29
Oxfordshire +18 70 £450 +12.50% 20
West Sussex +7 45 £389 +20.54% 8
Kent +16 36 £250 +51.51% 3
Middlesex +10 27 £350 -
East Sussex -6 10 £375 +50.00% 4
Home Counties +3 9 £475 -9.09%
Sussex +5 4 £461 - 1
M4 Corridor +1 2 £325 -35.00%
Oracle
England

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 710 (38.13%) SQL
2 477 (25.62%) Oracle Database
3 453 (24.33%) UNIX
4 407 (21.86%) Java
5 390 (20.95%) Linux
6 368 (19.76%) Agile Software Development
7 343 (18.42%) Security Cleared
8 336 (18.05%) SQL Server
9 316 (16.97%) Finance
10 287 (15.41%) Windows
11 285 (15.31%) SC Cleared
12 261 (14.02%) Microsoft
13 250 (13.43%) PL/SQL
14 223 (11.98%) JavaScript
15 210 (11.28%) .NET
16 209 (11.22%) Migration
17 197 (10.58%) HTML
17 197 (10.58%) XML
18 191 (10.26%) Business Intelligence
19 182 (9.77%) Oracle Database 11g
20 180 (9.67%) Data Warehouse
21 167 (8.97%) Telecoms
22 163 (8.75%) Project Management
23 159 (8.54%) Web Services
24 149 (8.00%) Perl
25 146 (7.84%) Oracle Reports
26 145 (7.79%) Shell Script
27 141 (7.57%) SOA
27 141 (7.57%) Relational Database
28 139 (7.47%) C#

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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
1 135 (7.25%) WebLogic
2 77 (4.14%) Tomcat
3 74 (3.97%) Apache
4 60 (3.22%) SAS
5 59 (3.17%) JBoss
6 58 (3.11%) IIS
7 49 (2.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 37 (1.99%) WebSphere
9 35 (1.88%) SharePoint
10 26 (1.40%) MS Exchange
11 23 (1.24%) Confluence
12 22 (1.18%) Oracle Service Bus
13 21 (1.13%) Oracle Spatial
14 20 (1.07%) BizTalk Server
15 17 (0.91%) NetWeaver
16 15 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2007
17 13 (0.70%) Documentum
18 11 (0.59%) Oracle Workflow
19 10 (0.54%) Oracle Application Server
19 10 (0.54%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 117 (6.28%) MS Excel
2 72 (3.87%) MS Office
3 36 (1.93%) MS Project
4 25 (1.34%) MS PowerPoint
5 15 (0.81%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.27%) SPSS
7 3 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.11%) GIMP
8 2 (0.11%) Siemens NX
8 2 (0.11%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 85 (4.56%) Oracle EBS
2 72 (3.87%) Oracle EBS R12
3 56 (3.01%) Oracle Applications
4 30 (1.61%) Oracle General Ledger
5 29 (1.56%) Oracle ERP
6 27 (1.45%) Oracle Financials
6 27 (1.45%) Oracle BPM
7 26 (1.40%) Oracle Payables
8 20 (1.07%) BusinessWorks
9 19 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
9 19 (1.02%) Oracle Receivables
9 19 (1.02%) Oracle Cash Management
10 16 (0.86%) Dynamics AX
10 16 (0.86%) Maximo
11 13 (0.70%) SAP PSCD
12 11 (0.59%) Oracle Assets
13 10 (0.54%) Oracle E-Business Tax
14 9 (0.48%) SAP FI-CA
15 8 (0.43%) SAP MDM
15 8 (0.43%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 63 (3.38%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (0.97%) SaaS
3 15 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (0.43%) AWS CloudFormation
4 8 (0.43%) Taleo
4 8 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (0.38%) IaaS
6 6 (0.32%) Amazon S3
6 6 (0.32%) PaaS
6 6 (0.32%) Amazon SQS
7 3 (0.16%) Adobe Analytics
7 3 (0.16%) Office 365
7 3 (0.16%) Google Analytics
7 3 (0.16%) SuccessFactors
8 2 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.11%) Amazon EMR
8 2 (0.11%) Boomi
9 1 (0.054%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.054%) IBM PureFlex
9 1 (0.054%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 93 (4.99%) SAN
2 65 (3.49%) Firewall
3 56 (3.01%) TCP/IP
4 39 (2.09%) LDAP
5 38 (2.04%) DNS
6 28 (1.50%) LAN
7 26 (1.40%) WAN
7 26 (1.40%) Internet
8 25 (1.34%) HTTP
9 24 (1.29%) SSL
9 24 (1.29%) DHCP
10 23 (1.24%) SSH
11 20 (1.07%) FTP
12 19 (1.02%) VPN
12 19 (1.02%) NAS
13 15 (0.81%) Intranet
14 12 (0.64%) VoIP
14 12 (0.64%) Radio Access Network
14 12 (0.64%) Network Security
15 11 (0.59%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 477 (25.62%) Oracle Database
2 336 (18.05%) SQL Server
3 182 (9.77%) Oracle Database 11g
4 180 (9.67%) Data Warehouse
5 146 (7.84%) Oracle Reports
6 141 (7.57%) Relational Database
7 119 (6.39%) Oracle Database 10g
8 113 (6.07%) Oracle BI EE
9 100 (5.37%) BusinessObjects
9 100 (5.37%) MySQL
10 93 (4.99%) DB2
11 78 (4.19%) PostgreSQL
12 60 (3.22%) RDBMS
13 59 (3.17%) Oracle Database 12c
14 44 (2.36%) Oracle ODI
14 44 (2.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 39 (2.09%) Oracle9i Database
16 33 (1.77%) SQL Server 2012
17 32 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 29 (1.56%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 75 (4.03%) Git (software)
2 73 (3.92%) Oracle Forms
3 63 (3.38%) Jenkins
4 58 (3.11%) Maven
5 50 (2.69%) Subversion
6 47 (2.52%) Oracle APEX
6 47 (2.52%) Selenium
7 44 (2.36%) JIRA
8 38 (2.04%) JUnit
9 37 (1.99%) TeamCity
10 36 (1.93%) Visual Studio
11 35 (1.88%) Team Foundation Server
12 34 (1.83%) SoapUI
13 30 (1.61%) Ant
13 30 (1.61%) Eclipse
14 23 (1.24%) Toad
15 22 (1.18%) HP UFT
16 19 (1.02%) WebDriver
17 18 (0.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 18 (0.97%) Cucumber
General
1 316 (16.97%) Finance
2 167 (8.97%) Telecoms
3 79 (4.24%) Banking
4 46 (2.47%) Marketing
5 42 (2.26%) Retail
6 40 (2.15%) Billing
7 33 (1.77%) Military
8 24 (1.29%) Publishing
9 18 (0.97%) Back Office
10 15 (0.81%) Manufacturing
11 12 (0.64%) Automotive
11 12 (0.64%) Investment Banking
12 11 (0.59%) General Ledger
13 7 (0.38%) Spanish Language
13 7 (0.38%) Electronics
13 7 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
13 7 (0.38%) Legal
14 4 (0.21%) Advertising
14 4 (0.21%) Multimedia
14 4 (0.21%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 534 (28.68%) Developer
2 262 (14.07%) Analyst
3 240 (12.89%) Architect
4 198 (10.63%) Consultant
5 131 (7.04%) Oracle Developer
6 122 (6.55%) Java Developer
7 107 (5.75%) Oracle Consultant
8 101 (5.42%) Project Manager
9 95 (5.10%) Solutions Architect
10 89 (4.78%) Administrator
11 84 (4.51%) DBA
11 84 (4.51%) Designer
12 78 (4.19%) .NET Developer
13 75 (4.03%) Test Analyst
14 51 (2.74%) C# Developer
15 50 (2.69%) Business Analyst
16 48 (2.58%) Oracle DBA
17 46 (2.47%) Senior Developer
18 45 (2.42%) C# .NET Developer
19 43 (2.31%) Oracle Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 210 (11.28%) .NET
2 197 (10.58%) HTML
2 197 (10.58%) XML
3 159 (8.54%) Web Services
4 129 (6.93%) Middleware
5 121 (6.50%) CSS
6 109 (5.85%) ASP.NET
7 106 (5.69%) SOAP
8 102 (5.48%) J2EE
9 101 (5.42%) jQuery
10 100 (5.37%) Spring
11 78 (4.19%) AngularJS
12 69 (3.71%) Oracle Fusion
13 63 (3.38%) JSP
14 51 (2.74%) Hibernate
15 49 (2.63%) Ajax
16 48 (2.58%) REST
17 43 (2.31%) ASP.NET MVC
17 43 (2.31%) Java EE
18 41 (2.20%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 130 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
2 78 (4.19%) Data Centre
3 51 (2.74%) Enterprise Software
4 47 (2.52%) Management Information System
5 39 (2.09%) Clustering
6 38 (2.04%) Data Integration
7 36 (1.93%) Computer Science
8 34 (1.83%) Client/Server
9 33 (1.77%) PMI
10 26 (1.40%) GIS
11 23 (1.24%) User Experience
12 20 (1.07%) N-Tier
13 19 (1.02%) Smart Meter
14 15 (0.81%) FlexPod
15 14 (0.75%) Mainframe
16 12 (0.64%) Statistics
17 11 (0.59%) Data Structures
18 10 (0.54%) Enterprise Storage
19 9 (0.48%) Life Science
20 8 (0.43%) Ontologies
Operating Systems
1 453 (24.33%) UNIX
2 390 (20.95%) Linux
3 287 (15.41%) Windows
4 131 (7.04%) Solaris
5 97 (5.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 62 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 59 (3.17%) AIX
8 37 (1.99%) Windows Server 2012
9 35 (1.88%) Windows Server 2003
10 28 (1.50%) Windows 7
11 26 (1.40%) HPUX
12 19 (1.02%) Oracle Linux
13 16 (0.86%) Windows 8
14 9 (0.48%) Windows XP
15 7 (0.38%) zOS
16 6 (0.32%) SUSE
16 6 (0.32%) Windows 2000 Server
16 6 (0.32%) MVS
17 5 (0.27%) Windows Vista
18 4 (0.21%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 368 (19.76%) Agile Software Development
2 209 (11.22%) Migration
3 191 (10.26%) Business Intelligence
4 163 (8.75%) Project Management
5 141 (7.57%) SOA
6 132 (7.09%) ITIL
7 131 (7.04%) Scrum
8 120 (6.44%) Data Modelling
9 103 (5.53%) Performance Tuning
10 102 (5.48%) Technical Architecture
11 98 (5.26%) ETL
12 95 (5.10%) SDLC
13 94 (5.05%) MVC
13 94 (5.05%) Data Migration
14 88 (4.73%) PRINCE2
15 87 (4.67%) ERP
16 85 (4.56%) TDD
17 81 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
18 80 (4.30%) CRM
19 69 (3.71%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 710 (38.13%) SQL
2 407 (21.86%) Java
3 250 (13.43%) PL/SQL
4 223 (11.98%) JavaScript
5 149 (8.00%) Perl
6 145 (7.79%) Shell Script
7 139 (7.47%) C#
8 93 (4.99%) Python
9 61 (3.28%) C++
10 53 (2.85%) C
11 46 (2.47%) VB
12 39 (2.09%) Korn
13 30 (1.61%) T-SQL
13 30 (1.61%) Bash Shell
14 23 (1.24%) VBScript
15 22 (1.18%) PHP
16 21 (1.13%) PowerShell
17 18 (0.97%) VB.NET
17 18 (0.97%) Ruby
18 14 (0.75%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 343 (18.42%) Security Cleared
2 285 (15.31%) SC Cleared
3 80 (4.30%) Degree
4 50 (2.69%) ISTQB
5 42 (2.26%) ISEB
6 36 (1.93%) PMI Certification
7 31 (1.66%) DV Cleared
8 30 (1.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 20 (1.07%) PMP
10 13 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 12 (0.64%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 10 (0.54%) Sun Certification
12 10 (0.54%) Cisco Certification
13 9 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
14 8 (0.43%) CCNA
15 7 (0.38%) CCNP
15 7 (0.38%) Oracle Certification
15 7 (0.38%) ISEB Practitioner
15 7 (0.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 6 (0.32%) SCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (1.61%) QA
2 27 (1.45%) Data Quality
3 24 (1.29%) SLA
4 4 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (0.21%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.16%) GxP
5 3 (0.16%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.16%) Solvency II
5 3 (0.16%) COBIT
6 2 (0.11%) JSP 440
7 1 (0.054%) Basel II
7 1 (0.054%) GAAP
7 1 (0.054%) P3O
7 1 (0.054%) PMBOK
System Software
1 85 (4.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 55 (2.95%) Active Directory
3 31 (1.66%) Oracle RAC
4 20 (1.07%) XenApp
4 20 (1.07%) XenDesktop
5 17 (0.91%) Oracle Clusterware
6 16 (0.86%) Hyper-V
6 16 (0.86%) VMware ESX
7 14 (0.75%) vSphere
8 13 (0.70%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 11 (0.59%) NFS
9 11 (0.59%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 11 (0.59%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 10 (0.54%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 5 (0.27%) Veritas File System
11 5 (0.27%) Shibboleth
11 5 (0.27%) Tivoli Directory Server
11 5 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
11 5 (0.27%) VirtualBox
11 5 (0.27%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 51 (2.74%) Puppet
2 38 (2.04%) Tivoli
3 37 (1.99%) HP Quality Center
4 34 (1.83%) Oracle RMAN
5 33 (1.77%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 25 (1.34%) Data Guard
6 25 (1.34%) Opscode Chef
7 21 (1.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 21 (1.13%) NetBackup
8 18 (0.97%) Control-M
8 18 (0.97%) SCCM
9 15 (0.81%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 14 (0.75%) Oracle Identity Management
11 13 (0.70%) Oracle ZFS
12 10 (0.54%) Ansible
12 10 (0.54%) Nagios
12 10 (0.54%) Norton AntiVirus
13 9 (0.48%) SCOM
14 8 (0.43%) OPNET
15 7 (0.38%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 261 (14.02%) Microsoft
2 135 (7.25%) SAP
3 121 (6.50%) VMware
4 116 (6.23%) Red Hat
5 110 (5.91%) HP
6 80 (4.30%) IBM
7 79 (4.24%) Citrix
8 74 (3.97%) Informatica
9 53 (2.85%) Sun
10 40 (2.15%) Adobe
11 39 (2.09%) Symantec
12 36 (1.93%) TIBCO
13 32 (1.72%) Siebel
14 30 (1.61%) webMethods
15 29 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
16 26 (1.40%) Remedy
16 26 (1.40%) Cognos
16 26 (1.40%) Sybase
17 23 (1.24%) Ab Initio
18 22 (1.18%) Veritas
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