The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the South East region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 9 10 7
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Contract jobs citing Oracle 973 890 1268
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 9.84% 10.48% 11.98%
As % of the Vendors category 20.52% 21.55% 23.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 512 462 595
Average daily rate £400 £376 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.38% -2.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £510 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 20 32
Average hourly rate £31.50 £34.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.35% +88.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.90 £25.28 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £61.25 £41.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.63 £32.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+21.92% +20.37%
Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4741 4129 5387
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.94% 48.61% 50.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 2366 2014 2342
Average daily rate £363 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £201 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £510 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 274 324 370
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.63 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.82% +9.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.49 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £39.00 £41.74
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
Oracle
England

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 16 April 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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -2 266 £450 +12.50% 58
Hampshire -2 262 £375 - 56
Surrey +1 179 £378 +0.66% 52
Buckinghamshire -5 116 £380 +8.57% 14
West Sussex +3 25 £325 - 15
Middlesex 0 19 £400 -14.43% 3
Kent -13 17 £513 +17.14% 9
Oxfordshire -20 15 £375 +3.44% 8
East Sussex -9 5 £350 -9.61% 4
Home Counties - 3 £325 -
Thames Valley - 1 - - 1
Sussex - - - - 1
Oracle
England

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

1 643 (38.23%) SQL
2 399 (23.72%) Finance
3 387 (23.01%) Oracle Database
4 368 (21.88%) UNIX
5 326 (19.38%) Windows
6 311 (18.49%) Java
7 289 (17.18%) PL/SQL
8 285 (16.94%) Linux
9 279 (16.59%) SQL Server
10 260 (15.46%) .NET
11 254 (15.10%) Security Cleared
12 238 (14.15%) Microsoft
13 204 (12.13%) SC Cleared
14 197 (11.71%) JavaScript
15 193 (11.47%) Oracle Database 11g
16 190 (11.30%) Data Warehouse
17 186 (11.06%) HTML
18 173 (10.29%) Business Intelligence
19 166 (9.87%) ETL
20 161 (9.57%) Telecoms
21 154 (9.16%) SOA
22 144 (8.56%) XML
23 139 (8.26%) WebLogic
24 132 (7.85%) C#
25 130 (7.73%) CRM
26 128 (7.61%) Oracle EBS
27 125 (7.43%) Web Services
28 124 (7.37%) ITIL
29 123 (7.31%) ASP.NET
30 121 (7.19%) Relational Database

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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
1 139 (8.26%) WebLogic
2 80 (4.76%) WebSphere
3 53 (3.15%) Apache
3 53 (3.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 43 (2.56%) SAS
5 34 (2.02%) Tomcat
6 32 (1.90%) SharePoint
7 30 (1.78%) IIS
8 25 (1.49%) Oracle Workflow
9 19 (1.13%) Oracle Service Bus
10 15 (0.89%) BizTalk Server
11 13 (0.77%) CMS
12 11 (0.65%) Oracle Coherence
12 11 (0.65%) MS Exchange
13 10 (0.59%) Oracle Application Server
14 8 (0.48%) ArcGIS
15 7 (0.42%) GlassFish
15 7 (0.42%) MQSeries
16 6 (0.36%) FileNet
16 6 (0.36%) CICS
Applications
1 115 (6.84%) MS Excel
2 51 (3.03%) MS Office
3 28 (1.66%) MS Visio
4 27 (1.61%) MS Project
5 17 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
6 8 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.059%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 128 (7.61%) Oracle EBS
2 76 (4.52%) Oracle EBS R12
3 71 (4.22%) Oracle Applications
4 47 (2.79%) Oracle Financials
5 27 (1.61%) Oracle Payables
5 27 (1.61%) Oracle General Ledger
6 24 (1.43%) Oracle BRM
7 20 (1.19%) Oracle CRM
7 20 (1.19%) Oracle Receivables
8 19 (1.13%) Oracle BPM
9 14 (0.83%) Oracle Cash Management
10 12 (0.71%) Oracle Retail
11 10 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
11 10 (0.59%) Oracle Assets
12 9 (0.54%) Oracle 11i
12 9 (0.54%) Oracle ERP
13 7 (0.42%) Magento
13 7 (0.42%) HFM
13 7 (0.42%) CSG Singleview
14 6 (0.36%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 21 (1.25%) SaaS
2 6 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (0.30%) PaaS
4 3 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.18%) Office 365
5 1 (0.059%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.059%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.059%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 71 (4.22%) TCP/IP
2 50 (2.97%) SAN
3 42 (2.50%) DNS
4 38 (2.26%) Internet
4 38 (2.26%) HTTP
5 36 (2.14%) LAN
6 30 (1.78%) HTTPS
6 30 (1.78%) WAN
7 27 (1.61%) Firewall
8 25 (1.49%) SSL
9 21 (1.25%) LDAP
10 17 (1.01%) Wireshark
11 14 (0.83%) Intranet
12 13 (0.77%) DHCP
13 12 (0.71%) 2G
13 12 (0.71%) 3G
13 12 (0.71%) Radio Access Network
14 11 (0.65%) Network Security
14 11 (0.65%) SNMP
15 9 (0.54%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 387 (23.01%) Oracle Database
2 279 (16.59%) SQL Server
3 193 (11.47%) Oracle Database 11g
4 190 (11.30%) Data Warehouse
5 121 (7.19%) Relational Database
6 120 (7.13%) Oracle Reports
7 98 (5.83%) Oracle Database 10g
8 95 (5.65%) MySQL
9 67 (3.98%) Oracle BI EE
10 58 (3.45%) DB2
11 51 (3.03%) DataStage
12 49 (2.91%) RDBMS
13 41 (2.44%) PowerCenter
14 40 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 39 (2.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 33 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
17 31 (1.84%) Oracle Database 12c
18 28 (1.66%) Oracle9i Database
18 28 (1.66%) Oracle ODI
19 27 (1.61%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 65 (3.86%) Subversion
2 54 (3.21%) Toad
3 44 (2.62%) QuickTest Pro
4 40 (2.38%) Oracle Forms
5 36 (2.14%) Visual Studio
6 34 (2.02%) Eclipse
7 33 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
8 29 (1.72%) Maven
9 28 (1.66%) Git (software)
9 28 (1.66%) Jenkins
10 22 (1.31%) Talend Open Studio
11 20 (1.19%) Ant
11 20 (1.19%) LoadRunner
11 20 (1.19%) NUnit
12 18 (1.07%) Oracle APEX
13 15 (0.89%) Cucumber
13 15 (0.89%) JUnit
14 14 (0.83%) JIRA
15 13 (0.77%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 13 (0.77%) ClearCase
General
1 399 (23.72%) Finance
2 161 (9.57%) Telecoms
3 74 (4.40%) Retail
4 59 (3.51%) Billing
5 37 (2.20%) Banking
6 28 (1.66%) Marketing
7 24 (1.43%) Manufacturing
8 14 (0.83%) Back Office
8 14 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
9 13 (0.77%) Military
10 8 (0.48%) Publishing
10 8 (0.48%) Legal
11 7 (0.42%) General Ledger
12 5 (0.30%) Automotive
13 4 (0.24%) Electronics
13 4 (0.24%) Retail Banking
13 4 (0.24%) Mandarin Language
13 4 (0.24%) French Language
13 4 (0.24%) German Language
14 3 (0.18%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 433 (25.74%) Developer
2 287 (17.06%) Analyst
3 195 (11.59%) Consultant
4 150 (8.92%) Architect
5 108 (6.42%) DBA
6 98 (5.83%) Project Manager
7 84 (4.99%) Oracle Consultant
8 83 (4.93%) Java Developer
8 83 (4.93%) Oracle DBA
9 78 (4.64%) Business Analyst
10 60 (3.57%) Test Analyst
11 57 (3.39%) .NET Developer
12 53 (3.15%) Oracle Developer
13 52 (3.09%) Data Analyst
14 49 (2.91%) Solutions Architect
15 46 (2.73%) Python Developer
16 44 (2.62%) Administrator
17 42 (2.50%) Tester
18 34 (2.02%) Technical Analyst
19 33 (1.96%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 260 (15.46%) .NET
2 186 (11.06%) HTML
3 144 (8.56%) XML
4 125 (7.43%) Web Services
5 123 (7.31%) ASP.NET
6 103 (6.12%) Middleware
7 96 (5.71%) J2EE
8 90 (5.35%) JSP
9 85 (5.05%) CSS
10 71 (4.22%) jQuery
10 71 (4.22%) Spring
11 57 (3.39%) Hibernate
12 55 (3.27%) Oracle Fusion
13 54 (3.21%) HTML5
14 46 (2.73%) Django
15 41 (2.44%) Java EE
16 34 (2.02%) Struts
17 30 (1.78%) JSF
18 29 (1.72%) JDBC
19 28 (1.66%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 70 (4.16%) Enterprise Software
2 33 (1.96%) Data Integration
3 31 (1.84%) Replication
4 27 (1.61%) Clustering
5 16 (0.95%) Data Extraction
6 14 (0.83%) N-Tier
7 13 (0.77%) Open Source
7 13 (0.77%) Mainframe
8 12 (0.71%) Management Information System
9 11 (0.65%) FMCG
10 10 (0.59%) CESG
10 10 (0.59%) Computer Science
10 10 (0.59%) iSeries
11 9 (0.54%) HACMP
12 7 (0.42%) NHS
13 6 (0.36%) AS400
13 6 (0.36%) Data Conversion
14 5 (0.30%) Telematics
14 5 (0.30%) Digital Media
14 5 (0.30%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 368 (21.88%) UNIX
2 326 (19.38%) Windows
3 285 (16.94%) Linux
4 83 (4.93%) Windows XP
5 81 (4.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 79 (4.70%) Windows Server 2003
7 78 (4.64%) Solaris
8 62 (3.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 53 (3.15%) Windows 2000
10 49 (2.91%) AIX
11 33 (1.96%) Windows 7
12 28 (1.66%) Oracle Linux
13 14 (0.83%) Windows NT
14 10 (0.59%) Apple iOS
15 7 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
15 7 (0.42%) HPUX
16 6 (0.36%) CentOS
17 5 (0.30%) Windows 2000 Server
18 4 (0.24%) Windows Vista
19 3 (0.18%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (10.29%) Business Intelligence
2 166 (9.87%) ETL
3 154 (9.16%) SOA
4 130 (7.73%) CRM
5 124 (7.37%) ITIL
6 114 (6.78%) Migration
7 112 (6.66%) Project Management
8 103 (6.12%) Agile Software Development
9 95 (5.65%) Data Modelling
10 91 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
11 76 (4.52%) UML
12 75 (4.46%) Performance Tuning
13 74 (4.40%) Scrum
14 70 (4.16%) Web Development
15 69 (4.10%) ERP
16 66 (3.92%) OO
16 66 (3.92%) PRINCE2
17 63 (3.75%) Test Scripting
17 63 (3.75%) Configuration Management
18 58 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 643 (38.23%) SQL
2 311 (18.49%) Java
3 289 (17.18%) PL/SQL
4 197 (11.71%) JavaScript
5 132 (7.85%) C#
6 84 (4.99%) Perl
7 75 (4.46%) Shell Script
8 56 (3.33%) Python
9 55 (3.27%) VB
10 40 (2.38%) T-SQL
11 38 (2.26%) VB.NET
12 37 (2.20%) C
13 29 (1.72%) C++
14 28 (1.66%) Korn
14 28 (1.66%) VBA
15 27 (1.61%) PHP
16 17 (1.01%) Bash Shell
17 13 (0.77%) PowerShell
17 13 (0.77%) VBScript
18 11 (0.65%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 254 (15.10%) Security Cleared
2 204 (12.13%) SC Cleared
3 69 (4.10%) ISTQB
4 50 (2.97%) DV Cleared
5 49 (2.91%) Degree
6 27 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
6 27 (1.61%) Oracle Certification
7 21 (1.25%) ISEB
7 21 (1.25%) MCSE
8 16 (0.95%) ACCA
8 16 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
9 14 (0.83%) CIMA
10 12 (0.71%) OCP
11 11 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
12 10 (0.59%) CCNA
13 9 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 9 (0.54%) PMI Certification
14 8 (0.48%) HND
15 5 (0.30%) ICAEW
15 5 (0.30%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (1.72%) QA
2 25 (1.49%) SLA
3 22 (1.31%) Data Quality
4 6 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (0.30%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.30%) TickIT
6 4 (0.24%) GAAP
7 1 (0.059%) JSP 440
System Software
1 73 (4.34%) Oracle RAC
2 70 (4.16%) Active Directory
3 64 (3.80%) VMware Infrastructure
4 38 (2.26%) Oracle RMAN
5 17 (1.01%) Nmap
6 16 (0.95%) VMware ESX
7 13 (0.77%) vSphere
8 10 (0.59%) XenApp
9 9 (0.54%) Hyper-V
10 7 (0.42%) Xen
10 7 (0.42%) NFS
11 5 (0.30%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 5 (0.30%) Sendmail
11 5 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
11 5 (0.30%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
12 4 (0.24%) XenDesktop
13 3 (0.18%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 3 (0.18%) Veritas File System
13 3 (0.18%) XenServer
13 3 (0.18%) OCFS2
Systems Management
1 55 (3.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 49 (2.91%) HP Quality Center
3 42 (2.50%) Data Guard
4 17 (1.01%) Nessus
5 16 (0.95%) Tivoli
5 16 (0.95%) SCCM
6 15 (0.89%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 13 (0.77%) NSN NetAct
7 13 (0.77%) Puppet
8 9 (0.54%) Legato
9 8 (0.48%) Foglight
9 8 (0.48%) NetBackup
10 7 (0.42%) BMC PATROL
11 6 (0.36%) CiscoWorks
11 6 (0.36%) Oracle Identity Manager
12 5 (0.30%) Vagrant
12 5 (0.30%) nmon
13 4 (0.24%) Tivoli Monitoring
13 4 (0.24%) Tivoli NetView
13 4 (0.24%) Tivoli Configuration Manager
Vendors
1 238 (14.15%) Microsoft
2 119 (7.07%) HP
3 105 (6.24%) IBM
4 96 (5.71%) SAP
5 91 (5.41%) VMware
6 88 (5.23%) Informatica
7 76 (4.52%) Business Objects
8 74 (4.40%) Red Hat
9 59 (3.51%) Cognos
10 44 (2.62%) Cisco
11 43 (2.56%) Siebel
12 42 (2.50%) JBoss
13 34 (2.02%) Citrix
13 34 (2.02%) Salesforce.com
14 32 (1.90%) Hyperion
15 31 (1.84%) Sun
16 23 (1.37%) EMC
17 22 (1.31%) Talend
18 21 (1.25%) NetApp
19 19 (1.13%) Netezza
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