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 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 13 11 11
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Contract jobs citing Oracle 838 899 833
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 9.08% 9.89% 9.96%
As % of the Vendors category 19.00% 20.76% 19.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 500 429 455
Average daily rate
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£425 £375 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 22 28
Average hourly rate £26.00 £19.50 £37.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -48.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.85 £8.68 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.81 £54.75 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -
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
4411 4330 4217
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.78% 47.66% 50.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 2426 2156 2071
Average daily rate £388 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £203 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 233 243 340
Average hourly rate £18.50 £16.00 £19.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.62% -18.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.18 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.47 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+8.61% -12.82%

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 2 July 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 2 July 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 2 July 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 -8 217 £420 +12.00% 40
Berkshire +10 171 £443 +5.35% 55
Buckinghamshire -1 115 £425 +14.86% 20
Surrey -13 93 £410 +13.10% 46
Oxfordshire +22 76 £475 +26.66% 16
West Sussex +25 66 £369 +14.34% 9
Kent +9 28 £275 -21.42% 2
Middlesex +10 18 £350 +7.60% 3
East Sussex -10 9 £320 -5.18% 5
M4 Corridor -1 1 £325 +8.33%
Sussex - 1 £500 - 1
Oracle
England

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 July 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.

1 656 (40.80%) SQL
2 417 (25.93%) Oracle Database
3 371 (23.07%) Java
4 366 (22.76%) UNIX
5 314 (19.53%) Linux
6 282 (17.54%) SQL Server
7 277 (17.23%) Finance
8 267 (16.60%) Agile Software Development
9 259 (16.11%) Windows
10 252 (15.67%) PL/SQL
11 250 (15.55%) Security Cleared
12 235 (14.61%) Microsoft
13 226 (14.05%) .NET
14 207 (12.87%) SC Cleared
15 195 (12.13%) Web Services
16 190 (11.82%) JavaScript
17 181 (11.26%) XML
18 158 (9.83%) Telecoms
19 152 (9.45%) Migration
19 152 (9.45%) C#
20 151 (9.39%) Oracle Database 11g
21 145 (9.02%) Data Warehouse
22 138 (8.58%) HTML
23 133 (8.27%) Business Intelligence
24 127 (7.90%) Perl
24 127 (7.90%) WebLogic
24 127 (7.90%) SOA
25 126 (7.84%) MS Excel
26 125 (7.77%) Shell Script
27 121 (7.52%) ASP.NET

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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
1 127 (7.90%) WebLogic
2 87 (5.41%) Tomcat
3 73 (4.54%) Apache
4 59 (3.67%) JBoss
5 45 (2.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 44 (2.74%) IIS
6 44 (2.74%) WebSphere
7 32 (1.99%) Confluence
8 31 (1.93%) SAS
9 26 (1.62%) SharePoint
10 23 (1.43%) MS Exchange
10 23 (1.43%) Oracle Service Bus
11 18 (1.12%) BizTalk Server
12 16 (1.00%) Oracle Workflow
13 15 (0.93%) Documentum
14 14 (0.87%) NetWeaver
15 11 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2007
16 9 (0.56%) Oracle 10gAS
16 9 (0.56%) Oracle Application Server
16 9 (0.56%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 126 (7.84%) MS Excel
2 75 (4.66%) MS Office
3 35 (2.18%) MS PowerPoint
4 25 (1.55%) MS Project
5 20 (1.24%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.31%) SPSS
7 4 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.062%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 93 (5.78%) Oracle EBS
2 76 (4.73%) Oracle EBS R12
3 57 (3.54%) Oracle Applications
4 26 (1.62%) Oracle ERP
5 24 (1.49%) Oracle Financials
5 24 (1.49%) Oracle BPM
5 24 (1.49%) Oracle Cash Management
6 22 (1.37%) Oracle General Ledger
7 20 (1.24%) Dynamics AX
8 19 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
9 18 (1.12%) BusinessWorks
9 18 (1.12%) Oracle Payables
10 17 (1.06%) Remedy ITSM
11 16 (1.00%) Maximo
12 13 (0.81%) Oracle Assets
12 13 (0.81%) Oracle Receivables
13 11 (0.68%) SAP PSCD
14 10 (0.62%) Oracle BRM
15 8 (0.50%) SAP MDM
16 6 (0.37%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 69 (4.29%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (1.37%) AWS CloudFormation
3 16 (1.00%) SaaS
4 15 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (0.44%) Taleo
7 5 (0.31%) Amazon S3
7 5 (0.31%) Amazon SQS
8 4 (0.25%) IaaS
9 3 (0.19%) Adobe Analytics
9 3 (0.19%) Office 365
9 3 (0.19%) PaaS
9 3 (0.19%) Google Analytics
9 3 (0.19%) SuccessFactors
10 2 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.12%) Amazon EMR
10 2 (0.12%) Boomi
11 1 (0.062%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (0.062%) IBM PureFlex
11 1 (0.062%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 86 (5.35%) SAN
2 51 (3.17%) Firewall
3 43 (2.67%) TCP/IP
4 42 (2.61%) Internet
5 34 (2.11%) LDAP
6 29 (1.80%) HTTP
6 29 (1.80%) DNS
7 28 (1.74%) Intranet
8 27 (1.68%) Network Security
9 24 (1.49%) LAN
9 24 (1.49%) WAN
10 20 (1.24%) DHCP
10 20 (1.24%) SSL
11 18 (1.12%) NAS
12 14 (0.87%) FTP
13 13 (0.81%) SSH
14 12 (0.75%) VPN
15 11 (0.68%) 3G
15 11 (0.68%) 2G
15 11 (0.68%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 417 (25.93%) Oracle Database
2 282 (17.54%) SQL Server
3 151 (9.39%) Oracle Database 11g
4 145 (9.02%) Data Warehouse
5 121 (7.52%) Relational Database
6 116 (7.21%) Oracle Reports
7 97 (6.03%) MySQL
8 90 (5.60%) Oracle Database 10g
9 65 (4.04%) RDBMS
10 62 (3.86%) DB2
11 55 (3.42%) Oracle BI EE
12 33 (2.05%) PostgreSQL
13 31 (1.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 30 (1.87%) Oracle9i Database
15 27 (1.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 25 (1.55%) PowerCenter
16 25 (1.55%) Oracle Database 12c
16 25 (1.55%) SQL Server 2012
17 24 (1.49%) Oracle ODI
17 24 (1.49%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 58 (3.61%) Oracle Forms
2 51 (3.17%) Git (software)
3 50 (3.11%) Jenkins
4 46 (2.86%) Maven
4 46 (2.86%) JIRA
5 44 (2.74%) Subversion
6 38 (2.36%) JUnit
7 35 (2.18%) Visual Studio
8 33 (2.05%) Selenium
9 30 (1.87%) Ant
9 30 (1.87%) SoapUI
10 26 (1.62%) Toad
11 25 (1.55%) Team Foundation Server
12 22 (1.37%) Eclipse
13 20 (1.24%) Oracle APEX
14 19 (1.18%) TeamCity
15 15 (0.93%) Cucumber
16 12 (0.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 11 (0.68%) Hudson
17 11 (0.68%) MSBuild
General
1 277 (17.23%) Finance
2 158 (9.83%) Telecoms
3 66 (4.10%) Banking
4 39 (2.43%) Retail
5 38 (2.36%) Billing
6 32 (1.99%) Marketing
7 23 (1.43%) Publishing
8 14 (0.87%) Manufacturing
9 11 (0.68%) Electronics
10 10 (0.62%) General Ledger
11 8 (0.50%) Back Office
12 7 (0.44%) Automotive
12 7 (0.44%) Legal
13 5 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
13 5 (0.31%) Military
13 5 (0.31%) Investment Banking
14 4 (0.25%) German Language
14 4 (0.25%) Spanish Language
15 2 (0.12%) Financial Institution
16 1 (0.062%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 504 (31.34%) Developer
2 204 (12.69%) Analyst
3 179 (11.13%) Architect
4 119 (7.40%) Java Developer
5 117 (7.28%) Oracle Developer
6 116 (7.21%) Consultant
7 97 (6.03%) .NET Developer
8 90 (5.60%) Administrator
9 87 (5.41%) Project Manager
10 76 (4.73%) DBA
11 65 (4.04%) C# Developer
12 62 (3.86%) Solutions Architect
13 60 (3.73%) C# .NET Developer
14 58 (3.61%) Designer
15 57 (3.54%) Oracle Consultant
16 53 (3.30%) Test Analyst
17 41 (2.55%) Business Analyst
18 40 (2.49%) Oracle DBA
19 33 (2.05%) C# ASP.NET Developer
20 32 (1.99%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 226 (14.05%) .NET
2 195 (12.13%) Web Services
3 181 (11.26%) XML
4 138 (8.58%) HTML
5 121 (7.52%) ASP.NET
6 113 (7.03%) Middleware
7 106 (6.59%) Spring
8 104 (6.47%) J2EE
9 102 (6.34%) SOAP
10 83 (5.16%) CSS
11 74 (4.60%) jQuery
12 71 (4.42%) AngularJS
13 61 (3.79%) Oracle Fusion
14 56 (3.48%) JSP
15 55 (3.42%) Hibernate
16 52 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC
17 48 (2.99%) .NET Framework
18 44 (2.74%) REST
19 43 (2.67%) JSON
20 40 (2.49%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 92 (5.72%) Analytical Skills
2 53 (3.30%) Data Centre
3 48 (2.99%) Clustering
4 46 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
5 36 (2.24%) Management Information System
6 25 (1.55%) Client/Server
7 22 (1.37%) Data Integration
8 17 (1.06%) Computer Science
9 14 (0.87%) PMI
9 14 (0.87%) GIS
10 13 (0.81%) Mainframe
11 12 (0.75%) FlexPod
11 12 (0.75%) Data Extraction
12 11 (0.68%) Data Structures
12 11 (0.68%) N-Tier
13 9 (0.56%) User Experience
13 9 (0.56%) Mobile App
13 9 (0.56%) Enterprise Storage
14 8 (0.50%) Mobile Banking
14 8 (0.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 366 (22.76%) UNIX
2 314 (19.53%) Linux
3 259 (16.11%) Windows
4 112 (6.97%) Solaris
5 77 (4.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 66 (4.10%) AIX
7 62 (3.86%) Windows Server 2008
8 39 (2.43%) Windows Server 2003
9 31 (1.93%) Windows 7
10 25 (1.55%) Windows Server 2012
11 23 (1.43%) HPUX
12 20 (1.24%) Oracle Linux
13 11 (0.68%) Windows 8
13 11 (0.68%) Windows Vista
14 8 (0.50%) Windows 2000
15 6 (0.37%) Android
15 6 (0.37%) zOS
15 6 (0.37%) CentOS
16 4 (0.25%) Windows NT
16 4 (0.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 267 (16.60%) Agile Software Development
2 152 (9.45%) Migration
3 133 (8.27%) Business Intelligence
4 127 (7.90%) SOA
5 112 (6.97%) Scrum
6 109 (6.78%) Project Management
7 108 (6.72%) ETL
8 98 (6.09%) Data Modelling
9 94 (5.85%) Performance Tuning
10 87 (5.41%) ITIL
11 78 (4.85%) TDD
12 76 (4.73%) MVC
13 70 (4.35%) ERP
13 70 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
13 70 (4.35%) SDLC
14 65 (4.04%) Data Migration
15 63 (3.92%) Software Engineering
16 62 (3.86%) CRM
17 60 (3.73%) PRINCE2
18 57 (3.54%) UML
Programming Languages
1 656 (40.80%) SQL
2 371 (23.07%) Java
3 252 (15.67%) PL/SQL
4 190 (11.82%) JavaScript
5 152 (9.45%) C#
6 127 (7.90%) Perl
7 125 (7.77%) Shell Script
8 67 (4.17%) Python
9 48 (2.99%) C++
10 42 (2.61%) C
11 39 (2.43%) VB
12 36 (2.24%) Korn
13 33 (2.05%) Bash Shell
14 32 (1.99%) PowerShell
15 26 (1.62%) T-SQL
16 22 (1.37%) PHP
17 21 (1.31%) VBScript
18 19 (1.18%) VB.NET
18 19 (1.18%) VBA
19 18 (1.12%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 250 (15.55%) Security Cleared
2 207 (12.87%) SC Cleared
3 54 (3.36%) ISTQB
4 48 (2.99%) Degree
5 40 (2.49%) DV Cleared
6 32 (1.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 31 (1.93%) ISEB
8 16 (1.00%) PMI Certification
9 13 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
10 12 (0.75%) PMP
10 12 (0.75%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 10 (0.62%) Sun Certification
12 9 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 9 (0.56%) HND
13 8 (0.50%) CISSP
13 8 (0.50%) Cisco Certification
13 8 (0.50%) MCITP
14 7 (0.44%) CISM
14 7 (0.44%) MCSE
14 7 (0.44%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (1.93%) QA
2 24 (1.49%) Data Quality
3 13 (0.81%) SLA
4 5 (0.31%) COBIT
5 3 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 2 (0.12%) JSP 440
6 2 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.062%) Basel II
7 1 (0.062%) GAAP
7 1 (0.062%) COSO
7 1 (0.062%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.062%) P3O
7 1 (0.062%) EMIR
7 1 (0.062%) PMBOK
System Software
1 80 (4.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 67 (4.17%) Active Directory
3 26 (1.62%) Oracle RAC
4 19 (1.18%) Hyper-V
5 18 (1.12%) XenApp
6 17 (1.06%) XenDesktop
7 16 (1.00%) vSphere
8 13 (0.81%) Oracle Clusterware
9 12 (0.75%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 10 (0.62%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 9 (0.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 8 (0.50%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 8 (0.50%) NFS
13 6 (0.37%) VMware ESX
13 6 (0.37%) Tivoli Directory Server
14 5 (0.31%) Shibboleth
14 5 (0.31%) HDFS
14 5 (0.31%) Microsoft App-V
15 4 (0.25%) Samba
15 4 (0.25%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 65 (4.04%) Puppet
2 37 (2.30%) Tivoli
3 36 (2.24%) HP Quality Center
4 30 (1.87%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 27 (1.68%) Oracle RMAN
5 27 (1.68%) Control-M
5 27 (1.68%) Opscode Chef
6 26 (1.62%) SCCM
7 23 (1.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 19 (1.18%) Oracle Identity Management
9 16 (1.00%) NetBackup
9 16 (1.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 15 (0.93%) Data Guard
11 14 (0.87%) Nagios
11 14 (0.87%) Vagrant
12 11 (0.68%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 10 (0.62%) NSN NetAct
14 9 (0.56%) Norton AntiVirus
14 9 (0.56%) Oracle ZFS
15 8 (0.50%) Ansible
Vendors
1 235 (14.61%) Microsoft
2 106 (6.59%) VMware
3 105 (6.53%) SAP
4 95 (5.91%) HP
5 93 (5.78%) Red Hat
6 75 (4.66%) Business Objects
7 71 (4.42%) IBM
8 68 (4.23%) Citrix
9 61 (3.79%) Informatica
10 45 (2.80%) Sun
11 36 (2.24%) Remedy
12 35 (2.18%) Symantec
13 34 (2.11%) TIBCO
14 30 (1.87%) Siebel
15 25 (1.55%) Salesforce.com
16 24 (1.49%) webMethods
16 24 (1.49%) Adobe
17 22 (1.37%) Veritas
18 21 (1.31%) Sybase
19 19 (1.18%) Cognos
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
LA International
Rate: £180 - £240 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Reed Technology
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Skilliantech Limited
Rate: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
J & C Associates
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Franklin Bates
Rate: From £500 to £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Premier IT
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West Sussex
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Agile Recruitment
Rate: Based on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £300 - £330 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £440 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
ASG International
Rate: From £200 to £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
City Test Limited
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £325 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
IT Connections
Rate: £375/day
Posted: 3 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Fuel Recruitment
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Synergize Consulting
Rate: From £23,000 to £25,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Middlesex
TEKsystems
Rate: £25 - £45 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago