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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 13 13 8
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Contract jobs citing Oracle 882 766 879
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 8.97% 8.98% 10.65%
As % of the Vendors category 18.33% 19.42% 21.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 509 380 475
Average daily rate
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£400 £380 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £520 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £365 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 33
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% -45.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.68 £16.60 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £34.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.40 £30.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+21.32% -11.75%
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
4812 3944 4079
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 48.92% 46.22% 49.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 2537 2023 1911
Average daily rate £370 £363 £364
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.06% -0.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 257 212 346
Average hourly rate £17.00 £15.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -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 24 December 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 24 December 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 24 December 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 0 260 £400 +6.66% 47
Berkshire +9 223 £400 +2.56% 52
Surrey -5 122 £350 -12.50% 26
Buckinghamshire +4 110 £363 +3.57% 12
Oxfordshire +15 106 £500 +35.13% 10
Middlesex -6 12 £316 -36.90% 4
Kent -18 11 £340 -32.00% 7
West Sussex -31 11 £313 -16.66% 7
East Sussex -3 2 £310 +26.53% 2
M4 Corridor - 1 £400 -
Thames Valley - - - -
Home Counties - - - -
Sussex - - - -
Oracle
England

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 704 (41.81%) SQL
2 413 (24.52%) Oracle Database
3 338 (20.07%) UNIX
4 337 (20.01%) Security Cleared
5 307 (18.23%) Java
6 284 (16.86%) PL/SQL
7 261 (15.50%) SC Cleared
8 258 (15.32%) Finance
9 256 (15.20%) Microsoft
10 249 (14.79%) Linux
11 248 (14.73%) Agile Software Development
12 247 (14.67%) Windows
13 245 (14.55%) .NET
14 219 (13.00%) HTML
15 218 (12.95%) SQL Server
16 195 (11.58%) Business Intelligence
17 189 (11.22%) ETL
18 186 (11.05%) JavaScript
19 182 (10.81%) Oracle Database 11g
20 174 (10.33%) C#
20 174 (10.33%) Data Warehouse
21 170 (10.10%) WebLogic
22 167 (9.92%) SOA
23 166 (9.86%) Telecoms
24 163 (9.68%) Oracle Reports
25 152 (9.03%) Project Management
26 151 (8.97%) Oracle EBS
27 146 (8.67%) ASP.NET
28 141 (8.37%) HP
29 133 (7.90%) XML

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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
1 170 (10.10%) WebLogic
2 88 (5.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 50 (2.97%) Oracle Workflow
4 49 (2.91%) WebSphere
5 45 (2.67%) Apache
6 44 (2.61%) Tomcat
7 39 (2.32%) SAS
8 37 (2.20%) JBoss
9 35 (2.08%) IIS
10 27 (1.60%) SharePoint
11 25 (1.48%) CMS
12 19 (1.13%) GlassFish
13 16 (0.95%) Oracle Service Bus
14 13 (0.77%) BizTalk Server
15 12 (0.71%) Alfresco
15 12 (0.71%) OpenStack
16 9 (0.53%) K2 blackpearl
16 9 (0.53%) Confluence
16 9 (0.53%) ArcGIS
17 7 (0.42%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 129 (7.66%) MS Excel
2 69 (4.10%) MS Office
3 24 (1.43%) MS Visio
4 22 (1.31%) MS Project
5 21 (1.25%) MS PowerPoint
6 9 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.12%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.059%) FastStats
8 1 (0.059%) SPSS
8 1 (0.059%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.059%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 151 (8.97%) Oracle EBS
2 82 (4.87%) Oracle EBS R12
3 68 (4.04%) Oracle Applications
4 41 (2.43%) Oracle BPM
5 36 (2.14%) Oracle Payables
6 31 (1.84%) Oracle Receivables
7 26 (1.54%) Oracle Financials
8 22 (1.31%) Oracle General Ledger
9 18 (1.07%) Oracle Cash Management
10 15 (0.89%) Oracle ERP
11 14 (0.83%) Oracle Assets
12 13 (0.77%) Oracle 11i
13 10 (0.59%) Remedy ITSM
14 9 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
15 7 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
16 6 (0.36%) SmartPlant
16 6 (0.36%) Oracle iProcurement
17 5 (0.30%) Oracle Retail
17 5 (0.30%) Hyperion Planning
17 5 (0.30%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 22 (1.31%) SaaS
2 17 (1.01%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (0.30%) Office 365
5 4 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (0.24%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.18%) IaaS
6 3 (0.18%) PaaS
6 3 (0.18%) OpenShift
7 2 (0.12%) SuccessFactors
7 2 (0.12%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 93 (5.52%) SAN
2 56 (3.33%) TCP/IP
3 48 (2.85%) Firewall
4 33 (1.96%) DNS
5 26 (1.54%) NAS
6 24 (1.43%) Internet
7 22 (1.31%) HTTPS
8 21 (1.25%) SSL
8 21 (1.25%) Radio Access Network
9 19 (1.13%) FTP
10 18 (1.07%) 3G
11 17 (1.01%) LTE
12 16 (0.95%) Network Security
12 16 (0.95%) 2G
13 15 (0.89%) HTTP
14 14 (0.83%) Ethernet
14 14 (0.83%) SSH
15 13 (0.77%) LDAP
16 11 (0.65%) WAN
16 11 (0.65%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 413 (24.52%) Oracle Database
2 218 (12.95%) SQL Server
3 182 (10.81%) Oracle Database 11g
4 174 (10.33%) Data Warehouse
5 163 (9.68%) Oracle Reports
6 101 (6.00%) Oracle Database 10g
7 96 (5.70%) Oracle BI EE
7 96 (5.70%) Relational Database
8 78 (4.63%) MySQL
9 54 (3.21%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 48 (2.85%) PostgreSQL
11 47 (2.79%) DB2
11 47 (2.79%) Oracle ODI
12 42 (2.49%) PowerCenter
13 40 (2.38%) RDBMS
14 37 (2.20%) SQL Server 2008
15 28 (1.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 26 (1.54%) MS Access
17 25 (1.48%) Big Data
18 23 (1.37%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 58 (3.44%) QuickTest Pro
2 48 (2.85%) Maven
2 48 (2.85%) Jenkins
3 47 (2.79%) Subversion
3 47 (2.79%) Toad
4 46 (2.73%) Team Foundation Server
5 45 (2.67%) Oracle APEX
6 36 (2.14%) Visual Studio
7 32 (1.90%) JIRA
8 31 (1.84%) Oracle Forms
9 29 (1.72%) Selenium
9 29 (1.72%) Git (software)
10 28 (1.66%) Ant
11 19 (1.13%) JUnit
12 17 (1.01%) NUnit
13 15 (0.89%) Eclipse
14 14 (0.83%) MSI
15 11 (0.65%) StarTeam
16 10 (0.59%) WebDriver
16 10 (0.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 258 (15.32%) Finance
2 166 (9.86%) Telecoms
3 49 (2.91%) Publishing
4 46 (2.73%) Banking
5 39 (2.32%) Retail
6 31 (1.84%) Billing
7 21 (1.25%) Marketing
8 20 (1.19%) Manufacturing
9 15 (0.89%) Advertising
9 15 (0.89%) Military
10 11 (0.65%) Electronics
11 10 (0.59%) Legal
12 9 (0.53%) Back Office
12 9 (0.53%) Spanish Language
13 7 (0.42%) General Ledger
14 6 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
14 6 (0.36%) Financial Institution
14 6 (0.36%) Automotive
15 5 (0.30%) Investment Banking
15 5 (0.30%) Korean Language
Job Titles
1 499 (29.63%) Developer
2 249 (14.79%) Analyst
3 171 (10.15%) Architect
4 141 (8.37%) Consultant
5 105 (6.24%) Java Developer
6 88 (5.23%) Oracle Developer
7 72 (4.28%) Solutions Architect
8 70 (4.16%) DBA
9 63 (3.74%) Project Manager
10 62 (3.68%) Oracle Consultant
11 59 (3.50%) .NET Developer
12 58 (3.44%) Test Analyst
13 53 (3.15%) Oracle DBA
14 50 (2.97%) Administrator
15 49 (2.91%) Tester
16 46 (2.73%) Business Analyst
17 42 (2.49%) Test Manager
18 38 (2.26%) Designer
19 37 (2.20%) Software Engineer
20 32 (1.90%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 245 (14.55%) .NET
2 219 (13.00%) HTML
3 146 (8.67%) ASP.NET
4 133 (7.90%) XML
5 114 (6.77%) Web Services
6 107 (6.35%) JSP
7 105 (6.24%) Middleware
8 104 (6.18%) CSS
9 93 (5.52%) J2EE
10 91 (5.40%) Oracle Fusion
11 82 (4.87%) Spring
12 69 (4.10%) jQuery
13 66 (3.92%) Ajax
14 58 (3.44%) Oracle ADF
15 51 (3.03%) XSLT
16 49 (2.91%) WCF
17 47 (2.79%) Hibernate
18 46 (2.73%) SOAP
19 34 (2.02%) JMS
20 33 (1.96%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 89 (5.29%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (2.26%) Enterprise Software
3 33 (1.96%) Data Integration
3 33 (1.96%) Management Information System
4 25 (1.48%) Open Source
5 22 (1.31%) Data Structures
5 22 (1.31%) PKI
5 22 (1.31%) Statistics
6 20 (1.19%) Computer Science
7 17 (1.01%) Replication
8 16 (0.95%) N-Tier
9 12 (0.71%) Client/Server
9 12 (0.71%) Clustering
10 11 (0.65%) HACMP
10 11 (0.65%) Smart Meter
11 10 (0.59%) Algorithms
11 10 (0.59%) Digital Media
12 9 (0.53%) Enterprise Storage
12 9 (0.53%) GIS
13 8 (0.48%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 338 (20.07%) UNIX
2 249 (14.79%) Linux
3 247 (14.67%) Windows
4 79 (4.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 78 (4.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 61 (3.62%) Windows Server 2003
7 58 (3.44%) Solaris
8 53 (3.15%) AIX
9 38 (2.26%) Oracle Linux
10 25 (1.48%) Windows 7
11 22 (1.31%) Windows XP
12 19 (1.13%) Windows Server 2012
13 18 (1.07%) Windows NT
14 16 (0.95%) HPUX
15 14 (0.83%) Windows Vista
16 10 (0.59%) Windows 2000 Server
17 9 (0.53%) Windows 2000
18 7 (0.42%) Windows 8
19 6 (0.36%) SUSE
20 5 (0.30%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 248 (14.73%) Agile Software Development
2 195 (11.58%) Business Intelligence
3 189 (11.22%) ETL
4 167 (9.92%) SOA
5 152 (9.03%) Project Management
6 119 (7.07%) Migration
7 106 (6.29%) CRM
8 91 (5.40%) Data Modelling
9 90 (5.34%) Scrum
10 88 (5.23%) ITIL
11 81 (4.81%) Continuous Integration
12 80 (4.75%) TDD
13 77 (4.57%) Test Scripting
14 75 (4.45%) Configuration Management
15 73 (4.33%) Software Engineering
15 73 (4.33%) Knowledge Management
15 73 (4.33%) Performance Tuning
16 68 (4.04%) Workflow
17 67 (3.98%) Data Analysis
18 62 (3.68%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 704 (41.81%) SQL
2 307 (18.23%) Java
3 284 (16.86%) PL/SQL
4 186 (11.05%) JavaScript
5 174 (10.33%) C#
6 94 (5.58%) Shell Script
7 72 (4.28%) VB
8 71 (4.22%) Perl
9 61 (3.62%) VBScript
10 58 (3.44%) PowerShell
11 33 (1.96%) C++
11 33 (1.96%) T-SQL
12 30 (1.78%) Korn
13 29 (1.72%) XQuery
14 28 (1.66%) XPath
14 28 (1.66%) C
15 26 (1.54%) VB.NET
15 26 (1.54%) Python
16 24 (1.43%) PHP
17 19 (1.13%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 337 (20.01%) Security Cleared
2 261 (15.50%) SC Cleared
3 101 (6.00%) ISTQB
4 81 (4.81%) DV Cleared
5 62 (3.68%) Degree
6 55 (3.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 48 (2.85%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 37 (2.20%) ISEB
9 16 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
10 14 (0.83%) Cisco Certification
11 12 (0.71%) PMI Certification
12 11 (0.65%) CCNA
13 9 (0.53%) HND
13 9 (0.53%) MCITP
13 9 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 8 (0.48%) ISEB Practitioner
14 8 (0.48%) MCP
14 8 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
15 7 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 7 (0.42%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (2.55%) QA
2 14 (0.83%) SLA
3 11 (0.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 10 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (0.42%) PCI DSS
6 6 (0.36%) COBIT
7 5 (0.30%) WAI
7 5 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 3 (0.18%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.12%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.059%) ISO 9000
10 1 (0.059%) GAAP
System Software
1 82 (4.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 75 (4.45%) Oracle RAC
3 56 (3.33%) Active Directory
4 47 (2.79%) Oracle RMAN
5 20 (1.19%) Hyper-V
6 17 (1.01%) vSphere
7 12 (0.71%) VMware ESX
8 11 (0.65%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 7 (0.42%) Nmap
10 6 (0.36%) XenApp
10 6 (0.36%) Firmware
10 6 (0.36%) XenDesktop
10 6 (0.36%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 5 (0.30%) FreeRADIUS
11 5 (0.30%) OpenSSH
12 4 (0.24%) OCFS2
12 4 (0.24%) VirtualBox
12 4 (0.24%) Docker
12 4 (0.24%) NFS
13 3 (0.18%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 49 (2.91%) HP Quality Center
2 42 (2.49%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 40 (2.38%) Oracle Identity Management
4 38 (2.26%) Puppet
5 34 (2.02%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 28 (1.66%) Data Guard
7 27 (1.60%) SCCM
8 22 (1.31%) Vagrant
9 19 (1.13%) Control-M
10 17 (1.01%) Tivoli
11 14 (0.83%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 11 (0.65%) NetBackup
13 8 (0.48%) Nessus
13 8 (0.48%) EMC NetWorker
14 7 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
14 7 (0.42%) Oracle Identity Manager
15 6 (0.36%) Tivoli Storage Manager
16 5 (0.30%) NSN NetAct
16 5 (0.30%) CA Spectrum
17 4 (0.24%) Netcool
Vendors
1 256 (15.20%) Microsoft
2 141 (8.37%) HP
3 120 (7.13%) VMware
4 83 (4.93%) Red Hat
5 80 (4.75%) SAP
6 68 (4.04%) IBM
7 65 (3.86%) Informatica
8 57 (3.38%) Citrix
9 44 (2.61%) Sun
10 42 (2.49%) Business Objects
11 35 (2.08%) Cisco
12 33 (1.96%) Siebel
13 27 (1.60%) Remedy
14 25 (1.48%) Salesforce.com
15 20 (1.19%) NetApp
16 18 (1.07%) Hyperion
16 18 (1.07%) Primavera
17 17 (1.01%) McAfee
17 17 (1.01%) BMC
17 17 (1.01%) EMC
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