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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 11 11 9
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Contract jobs citing Oracle 838 873 968
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 9.14% 9.83% 9.60%
As % of the Vendors category 19.37% 20.04% 19.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 424 446 492
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £261 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £500 £527
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 19 19
Average hourly rate £19.00 £30.00 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.66% -17.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.21 £13.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.20 £50.50 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -3.70%
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
4327 4356 4923
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.19% 49.03% 48.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 2221 2201 2118
Average daily rate £350 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £213 £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 233 274 306
Average hourly rate £16.00 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.94% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.09 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 20 August 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 +1 315 £400 +2.56% 43
Berkshire -12 135 £400 - 39
Buckinghamshire +6 132 £416 +15.62% 13
Surrey +2 132 £350 -6.66% 33
Oxfordshire -23 20 £400 -5.88% 10
West Sussex -14 16 £305 -4.68% 11
East Sussex 0 15 £250 -33.33% 2
Middlesex -4 15 £350 - 1
Home Counties -3 10 £523 +49.28%
Kent -22 7 £115 -71.25% 4
M4 Corridor +10 2 £500 +25.00%
Thames Valley +10 1 £450 -
Sussex -5 1 - -
Oracle
England

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 670 (38.53%) SQL
2 384 (22.08%) Finance
3 378 (21.74%) Oracle Database
4 372 (21.39%) UNIX
5 369 (21.22%) Security Cleared
6 349 (20.07%) .NET
7 316 (18.17%) Java
8 291 (16.73%) SC Cleared
9 286 (16.45%) PL/SQL
10 277 (15.93%) Microsoft
11 274 (15.76%) Windows
12 266 (15.30%) Linux
13 258 (14.84%) SQL Server
14 239 (13.74%) C#
15 238 (13.69%) JavaScript
16 230 (13.23%) HTML
17 216 (12.42%) ASP.NET
18 213 (12.25%) HP
19 180 (10.35%) Oracle Database 11g
20 175 (10.06%) CRM
21 170 (9.78%) Oracle EBS
22 163 (9.37%) ISTQB
23 156 (8.97%) Oracle Reports
24 155 (8.91%) JSP
25 152 (8.74%) Project Management
26 149 (8.57%) Data Warehouse
27 141 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
28 138 (7.94%) SOA
28 138 (7.94%) ETL
29 130 (7.48%) Telecoms

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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
1 127 (7.30%) WebLogic
2 59 (3.39%) Apache
2 59 (3.39%) WebSphere
3 42 (2.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 36 (2.07%) SharePoint
5 35 (2.01%) Tomcat
6 27 (1.55%) Oracle Workflow
7 26 (1.50%) IIS
7 26 (1.50%) SAS
8 23 (1.32%) GlassFish
9 22 (1.27%) CMS
10 17 (0.98%) ArcGIS
10 17 (0.98%) BizTalk Server
11 14 (0.81%) WebSphere Application Server
12 12 (0.69%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 11 (0.63%) Oracle Spatial
14 10 (0.58%) Oracle Application Server
14 10 (0.58%) MS Exchange
14 10 (0.58%) Documentum
15 9 (0.52%) FileNet
Applications
1 110 (6.33%) MS Excel
2 66 (3.80%) MS Office
3 43 (2.47%) MS Project
4 33 (1.90%) MS Visio
5 27 (1.55%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.17%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.12%) SPSS
9 1 (0.058%) Maya
9 1 (0.058%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.058%) Quicktime
9 1 (0.058%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 170 (9.78%) Oracle EBS
2 91 (5.23%) Oracle EBS R12
3 87 (5.00%) Oracle Applications
4 41 (2.36%) Oracle Financials
5 36 (2.07%) Oracle Payables
6 34 (1.96%) Oracle General Ledger
7 32 (1.84%) Oracle Receivables
8 25 (1.44%) Oracle CRM
9 17 (0.98%) Oracle Cash Management
10 16 (0.92%) Oracle 11i
11 15 (0.86%) Oracle Assets
12 13 (0.75%) Oracle BPM
13 12 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
14 11 (0.63%) HFM
14 11 (0.63%) Remedy ITSM
15 10 (0.58%) Oracle ERP
15 10 (0.58%) BusinessWorks
16 9 (0.52%) Oracle Retail
17 8 (0.46%) Remedy AR System
18 7 (0.40%) Oracle BRM
Cloud Services
1 22 (1.27%) SaaS
2 10 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (0.40%) Office 365
4 5 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (0.23%) Amazon S3
5 4 (0.23%) Taleo
6 1 (0.058%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (0.058%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 97 (5.58%) SAN
2 80 (4.60%) TCP/IP
3 50 (2.88%) HTTP
4 47 (2.70%) DNS
5 40 (2.30%) HTTPS
6 35 (2.01%) Firewall
7 27 (1.55%) SSL
8 25 (1.44%) Internet
9 21 (1.21%) LDAP
9 21 (1.21%) LAN
10 19 (1.09%) WAN
11 14 (0.81%) FTP
11 14 (0.81%) Intranet
12 12 (0.69%) NAS
13 11 (0.63%) Wireshark
14 10 (0.58%) DHCP
15 9 (0.52%) SNMP
15 9 (0.52%) Network Security
15 9 (0.52%) 2G
15 9 (0.52%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 378 (21.74%) Oracle Database
2 258 (14.84%) SQL Server
3 180 (10.35%) Oracle Database 11g
4 156 (8.97%) Oracle Reports
5 149 (8.57%) Data Warehouse
6 95 (5.46%) Relational Database
7 92 (5.29%) Oracle Database 10g
8 82 (4.72%) MySQL
9 70 (4.03%) Oracle BI EE
10 51 (2.93%) SQL Server 2008
11 48 (2.76%) PostgreSQL
12 47 (2.70%) PowerCenter
13 45 (2.59%) DB2
14 36 (2.07%) SQL Server 2005
15 33 (1.90%) Oracle Database 12c
15 33 (1.90%) RDBMS
15 33 (1.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 30 (1.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 27 (1.55%) Oracle BI Publisher
17 27 (1.55%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 111 (6.38%) QuickTest Pro
2 48 (2.76%) Subversion
3 44 (2.53%) Toad
4 41 (2.36%) Visual Studio
5 39 (2.24%) Oracle Forms
6 36 (2.07%) Jenkins
7 31 (1.78%) Team Foundation Server
8 30 (1.73%) Maven
9 29 (1.67%) Oracle APEX
9 29 (1.67%) LoadRunner
10 27 (1.55%) Ant
10 27 (1.55%) Selenium
11 25 (1.44%) Git (software)
12 23 (1.32%) NUnit
12 23 (1.32%) JUnit
13 20 (1.15%) Eclipse
14 15 (0.86%) Talend Open Studio
15 14 (0.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 10 (0.58%) Hudson
17 9 (0.52%) Cucumber
General
1 384 (22.08%) Finance
2 130 (7.48%) Telecoms
3 58 (3.34%) Billing
4 54 (3.11%) Retail
5 36 (2.07%) Marketing
6 32 (1.84%) Banking
7 28 (1.61%) Manufacturing
8 27 (1.55%) Military
9 19 (1.09%) Pharmaceutical
10 15 (0.86%) Electronics
10 15 (0.86%) General Ledger
11 13 (0.75%) Spanish Language
12 12 (0.69%) Back Office
13 11 (0.63%) Advertising
13 11 (0.63%) Publishing
14 9 (0.52%) Legal
14 9 (0.52%) Automotive
15 7 (0.40%) Japanese Language
15 7 (0.40%) Korean Language
16 5 (0.29%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 396 (22.77%) Developer
2 294 (16.91%) Analyst
3 159 (9.14%) Consultant
4 149 (8.57%) Architect
5 107 (6.15%) Project Manager
6 85 (4.89%) Test Analyst
6 85 (4.89%) DBA
7 74 (4.26%) Oracle Consultant
8 70 (4.03%) Tester
9 64 (3.68%) Business Analyst
9 64 (3.68%) Administrator
9 64 (3.68%) Java Developer
10 62 (3.57%) Oracle Developer
11 59 (3.39%) Oracle DBA
11 59 (3.39%) Test Manager
12 53 (3.05%) .NET Developer
13 42 (2.42%) Solutions Architect
14 36 (2.07%) Technical Architect
15 35 (2.01%) Data Analyst
16 33 (1.90%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 349 (20.07%) .NET
2 230 (13.23%) HTML
3 216 (12.42%) ASP.NET
4 155 (8.91%) JSP
5 122 (7.02%) XML
6 111 (6.38%) Web Services
7 104 (5.98%) Middleware
8 79 (4.54%) Spring
9 74 (4.26%) CSS
10 62 (3.57%) J2EE
11 58 (3.34%) jQuery
12 49 (2.82%) Hibernate
13 48 (2.76%) Oracle Fusion
14 43 (2.47%) ASP.NET MVC
15 41 (2.36%) .NET Framework
16 36 (2.07%) XSLT
16 36 (2.07%) HTML5
17 29 (1.67%) Java EE
18 28 (1.61%) SOAP
18 28 (1.61%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 44 (2.53%) Enterprise Software
2 43 (2.47%) Management Information System
3 34 (1.96%) Data Integration
4 33 (1.90%) N-Tier
5 22 (1.27%) Clustering
6 21 (1.21%) Open Source
7 20 (1.15%) Replication
8 17 (0.98%) Statistics
9 16 (0.92%) Computer Science
10 14 (0.81%) GIS
11 13 (0.75%) DTV
12 10 (0.58%) PKI
12 10 (0.58%) Learning Management System
13 9 (0.52%) iSeries
13 9 (0.52%) NHS
14 8 (0.46%) Mainframe
14 8 (0.46%) HACMP
14 8 (0.46%) CMDB
14 8 (0.46%) FMCG
14 8 (0.46%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 372 (21.39%) UNIX
2 274 (15.76%) Windows
3 266 (15.30%) Linux
4 71 (4.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 70 (4.03%) Windows Server 2003
6 67 (3.85%) Solaris
7 65 (3.74%) Windows Server 2008
8 51 (2.93%) Windows XP
9 43 (2.47%) AIX
10 39 (2.24%) Windows 2000
11 36 (2.07%) Oracle Linux
12 16 (0.92%) HPUX
13 12 (0.69%) Windows NT
14 11 (0.63%) Windows 7
15 8 (0.46%) Apple iOS
15 8 (0.46%) Windows 2000 Server
16 6 (0.35%) CentOS
17 4 (0.23%) zOS
17 4 (0.23%) Android
18 3 (0.17%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (10.06%) CRM
2 152 (8.74%) Project Management
3 141 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
4 138 (7.94%) SOA
4 138 (7.94%) ETL
5 121 (6.96%) ITIL
6 119 (6.84%) Migration
7 105 (6.04%) Agile Software Development
7 105 (6.04%) Continuous Integration
8 99 (5.69%) Scrum
8 99 (5.69%) PRINCE2
9 96 (5.52%) Test Scripting
10 84 (4.83%) Test Automation
11 83 (4.77%) MVC
12 75 (4.31%) Knowledge Management
12 75 (4.31%) Web Development
13 73 (4.20%) TDD
13 73 (4.20%) OO
13 73 (4.20%) Data Modelling
14 72 (4.14%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 670 (38.53%) SQL
2 316 (18.17%) Java
3 286 (16.45%) PL/SQL
4 239 (13.74%) C#
5 238 (13.69%) JavaScript
6 122 (7.02%) VB
7 85 (4.89%) Shell Script
8 53 (3.05%) Perl
9 51 (2.93%) Python
10 49 (2.82%) T-SQL
11 39 (2.24%) VBScript
12 38 (2.19%) C
13 31 (1.78%) VB.NET
14 26 (1.50%) Korn
15 24 (1.38%) PHP
16 23 (1.32%) C++
17 22 (1.27%) Bash Shell
18 20 (1.15%) PowerShell
19 14 (0.81%) AWK
20 13 (0.75%) VB6
Qualifications
1 369 (21.22%) Security Cleared
2 291 (16.73%) SC Cleared
3 163 (9.37%) ISTQB
4 84 (4.83%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 78 (4.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 77 (4.43%) DV Cleared
7 71 (4.08%) Degree
8 37 (2.13%) ISEB
9 21 (1.21%) CCNA
9 21 (1.21%) Cisco Certification
10 18 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
11 16 (0.92%) MCSE
11 16 (0.92%) PMI Certification
12 15 (0.86%) ITIL Certification
13 11 (0.63%) PMP
14 10 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 10 (0.58%) ACCA
14 10 (0.58%) Oracle Certification
15 9 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 9 (0.52%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (1.73%) QA
2 18 (1.04%) SLA
2 18 (1.04%) Data Quality
3 7 (0.40%) PCI DSS
3 7 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.17%) JSP 440
4 3 (0.17%) COBIT
5 2 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 2 (0.12%) GAAP
System Software
1 61 (3.51%) Oracle RAC
2 50 (2.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 43 (2.47%) Active Directory
4 38 (2.19%) Oracle RMAN
5 16 (0.92%) vSphere
6 11 (0.63%) Nmap
6 11 (0.63%) Xen
7 10 (0.58%) VMware ESX
8 7 (0.40%) XenApp
9 6 (0.35%) XenDesktop
9 6 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (0.35%) OCFS2
10 5 (0.29%) Hyper-V
11 4 (0.23%) VirtualBox
11 4 (0.23%) Shibboleth
11 4 (0.23%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 4 (0.23%) Docker
11 4 (0.23%) NFS
12 3 (0.17%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 3 (0.17%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 60 (3.45%) HP Quality Center
2 57 (3.28%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 31 (1.78%) Puppet
3 31 (1.78%) Data Guard
4 19 (1.09%) Tivoli
5 17 (0.98%) SCCM
5 17 (0.98%) Vagrant
6 14 (0.81%) Nessus
7 12 (0.69%) YUM
7 12 (0.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 9 (0.52%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 9 (0.52%) NetBackup
9 7 (0.40%) EMC NetWorker
10 6 (0.35%) McAfee ePO
10 6 (0.35%) Control-M
10 6 (0.35%) TIBCO Hawk
10 6 (0.35%) Cobbler
11 5 (0.29%) Backup Exec
11 5 (0.29%) BMC PATROL
11 5 (0.29%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 277 (15.93%) Microsoft
2 213 (12.25%) HP
3 99 (5.69%) SAP
4 91 (5.23%) IBM
5 85 (4.89%) VMware
6 69 (3.97%) Business Objects
7 68 (3.91%) Red Hat
8 65 (3.74%) Informatica
9 48 (2.76%) Citrix
10 36 (2.07%) Cisco
11 34 (1.96%) Siebel
12 32 (1.84%) Sun
13 31 (1.78%) Salesforce.com
14 29 (1.67%) Cognos
15 28 (1.61%) Remedy
16 27 (1.55%) JBoss
16 27 (1.55%) EMC
17 22 (1.27%) TIBCO
17 22 (1.27%) NetApp
17 22 (1.27%) Hyperion
Hampshire
Stott & May
Rate: From £325 to £340 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Chatham, Kent
X4 Group
Rate: £200 - 230 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £350 - £400 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: Market rate value
Posted: 16 hours ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: Market Rate Value
Posted: 19 hours ago
Gosport, Hampshire
LA International
Posted: 19 hours ago
Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £300 - £340 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Horsham, West Sussex
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Rate: £35000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Andover, Hampshire
Access Computer Consulting Plc
Posted: Yesterday
South East
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Rate: £Neg
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Gosport, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: market rate value
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Streamline Connections
Rate: £280 - £330 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £325 - £400 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Salt
Rate: £300 - £500 per day + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Connectus
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago