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 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 12 10 9
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Contract jobs citing Oracle 800 881 975
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 8.75% 10.05% 9.70%
As % of the Vendors category 18.65% 20.40% 19.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 429 450 512
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £520 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 13 19
Average hourly rate £36.25 £30.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £19.25 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £45.00 £44.28
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.00 £33.25
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -9.77%
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
4289 4319 4989
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 46.88% 49.27% 49.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2242 2190 2142
Average daily rate £350 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £215 £225
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 261 258 292
Average hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +2.70%

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 September 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 17 September 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 17 September 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 +2 259 £416 +11.00% 48
Surrey -2 126 £350 -6.66% 38
Berkshire -20 126 £375 -6.25% 51
Buckinghamshire +5 125 £400 +14.28% 13
Oxfordshire -5 39 £450 +5.88% 13
Kent -9 19 £268 -28.66% 7
West Sussex -2 16 £350 +14.75% 12
Middlesex -6 16 £350 -20.45% 3
Home Counties -1 14 £375 +7.14% 1
East Sussex -4 12 £250 -37.50% 2
M4 Corridor +7 1 £500 +25.00%
Thames Valley +4 1 £450 -
Oracle
England

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 September 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.

1 685 (39.94%) SQL
2 374 (21.81%) Oracle Database
3 354 (20.64%) UNIX
4 343 (20.00%) Finance
4 343 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 335 (19.53%) .NET
6 316 (18.43%) Java
7 280 (16.33%) PL/SQL
8 278 (16.21%) Microsoft
9 276 (16.09%) SC Cleared
10 275 (16.03%) Windows
11 251 (14.64%) SQL Server
11 251 (14.64%) Linux
12 240 (13.99%) C#
13 226 (13.18%) Agile Software Development
14 216 (12.59%) HTML
15 214 (12.48%) JavaScript
16 210 (12.24%) ASP.NET
17 201 (11.72%) HP
18 168 (9.80%) CRM
18 168 (9.80%) Oracle Database 11g
19 161 (9.39%) Oracle EBS
20 157 (9.15%) ISTQB
21 156 (9.10%) Project Management
22 154 (8.98%) Oracle Reports
23 153 (8.92%) SOA
24 151 (8.80%) JSP
25 138 (8.05%) Data Warehouse
26 137 (7.99%) ETL
26 137 (7.99%) WebLogic

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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
1 137 (7.99%) WebLogic
2 62 (3.62%) Apache
3 60 (3.50%) WebSphere
4 50 (2.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 43 (2.51%) SharePoint
6 39 (2.27%) Tomcat
7 32 (1.87%) Oracle Workflow
8 26 (1.52%) IIS
9 23 (1.34%) GlassFish
9 23 (1.34%) SAS
9 23 (1.34%) CMS
10 18 (1.05%) ArcGIS
11 16 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
12 13 (0.76%) WebSphere Application Server
13 12 (0.70%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 11 (0.64%) Oracle Spatial
14 11 (0.64%) Documentum
15 9 (0.52%) FileNet
15 9 (0.52%) MS Exchange
16 8 (0.47%) Lync
Applications
1 108 (6.30%) MS Excel
2 76 (4.43%) MS Office
3 43 (2.51%) MS Project
4 30 (1.75%) MS Visio
4 30 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.17%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.12%) SPSS
8 1 (0.058%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.058%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.058%) Maya
8 1 (0.058%) Quicktime
8 1 (0.058%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 161 (9.39%) Oracle EBS
2 90 (5.25%) Oracle EBS R12
3 88 (5.13%) Oracle Applications
4 41 (2.39%) Oracle Payables
5 38 (2.22%) Oracle Receivables
6 37 (2.16%) Oracle General Ledger
7 35 (2.04%) Oracle Financials
8 27 (1.57%) Oracle BPM
9 19 (1.11%) Oracle Cash Management
10 18 (1.05%) Oracle CRM
11 16 (0.93%) Oracle 11i
12 15 (0.87%) Oracle Assets
13 12 (0.70%) Oracle ERP
13 12 (0.70%) Remedy ITSM
14 10 (0.58%) BusinessWorks
14 10 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
15 8 (0.47%) HFM
15 8 (0.47%) Remedy AR System
16 7 (0.41%) Oracle Retail
17 6 (0.35%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 23 (1.34%) SaaS
2 10 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (0.35%) Office 365
4 4 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (0.23%) Amazon S3
5 3 (0.17%) Taleo
6 2 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.058%) Force.com
7 1 (0.058%) PaaS
7 1 (0.058%) IaaS
7 1 (0.058%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 100 (5.83%) SAN
2 74 (4.31%) TCP/IP
3 46 (2.68%) HTTP
4 41 (2.39%) DNS
5 39 (2.27%) HTTPS
6 34 (1.98%) Firewall
7 31 (1.81%) SSL
8 25 (1.46%) Internet
9 22 (1.28%) LDAP
10 20 (1.17%) NAS
11 17 (0.99%) WAN
12 16 (0.93%) LAN
13 14 (0.82%) Intranet
13 14 (0.82%) FTP
14 11 (0.64%) Wireshark
15 10 (0.58%) 2G
15 10 (0.58%) Network Security
16 9 (0.52%) 3G
16 9 (0.52%) DHCP
16 9 (0.52%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 374 (21.81%) Oracle Database
2 251 (14.64%) SQL Server
3 168 (9.80%) Oracle Database 11g
4 154 (8.98%) Oracle Reports
5 138 (8.05%) Data Warehouse
6 99 (5.77%) Oracle Database 10g
7 88 (5.13%) Relational Database
8 73 (4.26%) MySQL
9 64 (3.73%) Oracle BI EE
10 51 (2.97%) PostgreSQL
11 49 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
11 49 (2.86%) DB2
12 48 (2.80%) PowerCenter
13 32 (1.87%) SQL Server 2005
14 31 (1.81%) Oracle BI Publisher
15 28 (1.63%) RDBMS
15 28 (1.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 27 (1.57%) DataStage
17 24 (1.40%) SQLPlus
17 24 (1.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 106 (6.18%) QuickTest Pro
2 42 (2.45%) Visual Studio
3 40 (2.33%) Toad
4 38 (2.22%) Oracle Forms
5 34 (1.98%) Subversion
5 34 (1.98%) Maven
6 33 (1.92%) Jenkins
7 30 (1.75%) Ant
8 29 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
9 28 (1.63%) LoadRunner
10 27 (1.57%) Selenium
11 26 (1.52%) Oracle APEX
12 25 (1.46%) JUnit
13 23 (1.34%) NUnit
14 19 (1.11%) Eclipse
15 14 (0.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 13 (0.76%) Git (software)
17 9 (0.52%) Talend Open Studio
17 9 (0.52%) Hudson
18 8 (0.47%) Cucumber
General
1 343 (20.00%) Finance
2 123 (7.17%) Telecoms
3 50 (2.92%) Billing
4 44 (2.57%) Retail
5 30 (1.75%) Banking
6 29 (1.69%) Marketing
7 25 (1.46%) Manufacturing
8 21 (1.22%) Military
9 18 (1.05%) Pharmaceutical
10 16 (0.93%) General Ledger
11 15 (0.87%) Publishing
12 13 (0.76%) Spanish Language
12 13 (0.76%) Electronics
13 12 (0.70%) Advertising
14 10 (0.58%) Back Office
15 9 (0.52%) Automotive
16 8 (0.47%) Legal
17 7 (0.41%) Japanese Language
17 7 (0.41%) Korean Language
18 5 (0.29%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 418 (24.37%) Developer
2 262 (15.28%) Analyst
3 158 (9.21%) Architect
4 136 (7.93%) Consultant
5 105 (6.12%) Project Manager
6 83 (4.84%) DBA
7 77 (4.49%) Test Analyst
8 72 (4.20%) Oracle Developer
9 69 (4.02%) Tester
10 67 (3.91%) Administrator
11 65 (3.79%) Oracle Consultant
12 64 (3.73%) .NET Developer
13 63 (3.67%) Java Developer
14 61 (3.56%) Test Manager
15 57 (3.32%) Oracle DBA
15 57 (3.32%) Business Analyst
16 43 (2.51%) Solutions Architect
17 39 (2.27%) Technical Architect
18 34 (1.98%) C# Developer
18 34 (1.98%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 335 (19.53%) .NET
2 216 (12.59%) HTML
3 210 (12.24%) ASP.NET
4 151 (8.80%) JSP
5 120 (7.00%) XML
6 105 (6.12%) Middleware
7 103 (6.01%) Web Services
8 87 (5.07%) Spring
9 72 (4.20%) J2EE
10 56 (3.27%) CSS
10 56 (3.27%) Oracle Fusion
11 51 (2.97%) Hibernate
12 45 (2.62%) XSLT
13 44 (2.57%) ASP.NET MVC
14 43 (2.51%) jQuery
15 42 (2.45%) Ajax
16 39 (2.27%) .NET Framework
17 38 (2.22%) WCF
18 34 (1.98%) Oracle ADF
19 29 (1.69%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 99 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
2 44 (2.57%) Management Information System
3 41 (2.39%) Enterprise Software
4 34 (1.98%) N-Tier
4 34 (1.98%) Data Integration
5 21 (1.22%) Open Source
6 18 (1.05%) Replication
6 18 (1.05%) Computer Science
7 17 (0.99%) Statistics
7 17 (0.99%) Clustering
8 14 (0.82%) GIS
9 12 (0.70%) PKI
10 11 (0.64%) HACMP
10 11 (0.64%) DTV
11 10 (0.58%) User Experience
11 10 (0.58%) Learning Management System
12 9 (0.52%) iSeries
13 8 (0.47%) Social Media
13 8 (0.47%) NHS
13 8 (0.47%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 354 (20.64%) UNIX
2 275 (16.03%) Windows
3 251 (14.64%) Linux
4 73 (4.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 72 (4.20%) Windows Server 2003
6 66 (3.85%) Solaris
7 60 (3.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 47 (2.74%) Windows XP
9 45 (2.62%) AIX
10 37 (2.16%) Windows 2000
11 34 (1.98%) Oracle Linux
12 14 (0.82%) HPUX
13 13 (0.76%) Windows NT
14 11 (0.64%) Windows 7
15 8 (0.47%) Windows 2000 Server
16 7 (0.41%) Apple iOS
17 6 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
17 6 (0.35%) CentOS
18 4 (0.23%) Android
18 4 (0.23%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 226 (13.18%) Agile Software Development
2 168 (9.80%) CRM
3 156 (9.10%) Project Management
4 153 (8.92%) SOA
5 137 (7.99%) ETL
6 136 (7.93%) Business Intelligence
7 120 (7.00%) Migration
8 112 (6.53%) Scrum
9 106 (6.18%) ITIL
10 99 (5.77%) MVC
11 97 (5.66%) PRINCE2
12 96 (5.60%) Test Scripting
12 96 (5.60%) Continuous Integration
13 81 (4.72%) Test Automation
13 81 (4.72%) TDD
14 80 (4.66%) OO
15 75 (4.37%) Data Modelling
16 71 (4.14%) Knowledge Management
17 70 (4.08%) ERP
18 66 (3.85%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 685 (39.94%) SQL
2 316 (18.43%) Java
3 280 (16.33%) PL/SQL
4 240 (13.99%) C#
5 214 (12.48%) JavaScript
6 110 (6.41%) VB
7 83 (4.84%) Shell Script
8 58 (3.38%) Perl
9 51 (2.97%) T-SQL
10 39 (2.27%) VBScript
11 35 (2.04%) Python
12 34 (1.98%) C
13 29 (1.69%) Korn
14 27 (1.57%) VB.NET
15 24 (1.40%) C++
16 22 (1.28%) PowerShell
17 21 (1.22%) PHP
18 19 (1.11%) Bash Shell
19 15 (0.87%) AWK
20 14 (0.82%) XPath
Qualifications
1 343 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 276 (16.09%) SC Cleared
3 157 (9.15%) ISTQB
4 82 (4.78%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 78 (4.55%) Degree
5 78 (4.55%) DV Cleared
6 73 (4.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 34 (1.98%) ISEB
8 21 (1.22%) Cisco Certification
8 21 (1.22%) CCNA
9 19 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
10 17 (0.99%) MCSE
11 16 (0.93%) PMI Certification
12 12 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
13 10 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 10 (0.58%) PMP
13 10 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 8 (0.47%) ISEB Practitioner
15 7 (0.41%) HND
15 7 (0.41%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (2.16%) QA
2 19 (1.11%) SLA
3 12 (0.70%) PCI DSS
4 11 (0.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 8 (0.47%) Data Quality
6 6 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (0.23%) COBIT
8 3 (0.17%) JSP 440
9 2 (0.12%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.12%) GAAP
9 2 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 60 (3.50%) Oracle RAC
2 43 (2.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (2.39%) Oracle RMAN
4 40 (2.33%) Active Directory
5 14 (0.82%) vSphere
6 11 (0.64%) Xen
6 11 (0.64%) Nmap
7 8 (0.47%) XenApp
7 8 (0.47%) XenDesktop
8 6 (0.35%) OCFS2
8 6 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (0.29%) Microsoft App-V
9 5 (0.29%) VMware ESX
10 4 (0.23%) Docker
10 4 (0.23%) VirtualBox
10 4 (0.23%) Shibboleth
10 4 (0.23%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 4 (0.23%) OpenSSH
10 4 (0.23%) NFS
11 3 (0.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 64 (3.73%) HP Quality Center
2 59 (3.44%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 31 (1.81%) Puppet
4 30 (1.75%) Data Guard
5 19 (1.11%) SCCM
6 18 (1.05%) Tivoli
7 17 (0.99%) Oracle Identity Management
8 16 (0.93%) Vagrant
9 14 (0.82%) Nessus
10 12 (0.70%) YUM
10 12 (0.70%) Control-M
11 10 (0.58%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 9 (0.52%) NetBackup
13 8 (0.47%) EMC NetWorker
14 6 (0.35%) Cobbler
14 6 (0.35%) Oracle Identity Manager
14 6 (0.35%) McAfee ePO
14 6 (0.35%) TIBCO Hawk
15 5 (0.29%) BMC PATROL
15 5 (0.29%) Netcool
Vendors
1 278 (16.21%) Microsoft
2 201 (11.72%) HP
3 103 (6.01%) IBM
4 92 (5.36%) SAP
5 80 (4.66%) VMware
6 63 (3.67%) Red Hat
6 63 (3.67%) Informatica
7 58 (3.38%) Business Objects
8 51 (2.97%) Citrix
9 37 (2.16%) Sun
10 36 (2.10%) Cisco
11 32 (1.87%) Siebel
12 28 (1.63%) Cognos
12 28 (1.63%) EMC
13 27 (1.57%) NetApp
13 27 (1.57%) JBoss
14 26 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
15 22 (1.28%) Remedy
16 21 (1.22%) TIBCO
17 18 (1.05%) ESRI
Hampshire
Gold Group
Rate: £50 - £60 per hour
Posted: 16 hours ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 17 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Sanderson
Rate: flexible
Posted: 22 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Skilliantech Limited
Rate: £200 to £250 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Proactive Appointments
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £20.00 - £28.00 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Networking People
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Sanderson
Rate: £300 - £370 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Mercator IT Solutions
Rate: £Excellent Consultancy Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: Market Rate Value
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
TD Group
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Networking People
Rate: benefits`
Posted: 5 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: market rates
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Aston Carter
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: market rate value
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
South East
IT Retail People Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Competitive Day Rate Excellent Working Environment
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
CACI Network Services
Rate: Unspecified Competitive Day Rate
Posted: 15 days ago