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 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 10 12 13
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Contract jobs citing Oracle 936 896 820
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 9.82% 9.74% 9.68%
As % of the Vendors category 20.72% 20.89% 19.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 562 442 410
Average daily rate
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£423 £375 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.66% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £287 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £514
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £393 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.27% +4.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 25
Average hourly rate £28.13 £19.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.02% -36.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.05 £9.21 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £53.20 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £37.50 £33.30
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +12.61%
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
4518 4289 4132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.39% 46.63% 48.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 2556 2129 2041
Average daily rate £375 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 212 236 314
Average hourly rate £18.50 £16.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.12% -15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.42 £42.50 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.48
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.16%

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 31 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 31 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 31 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 -7 242 £420 +8.38% 42
Berkshire +13 198 £450 +15.38% 46
Buckinghamshire +3 142 £425 +6.25% 17
Surrey -8 111 £400 +14.28% 38
Oxfordshire +21 76 £450 +20.00% 17
West Sussex +24 58 £401 +31.55% 10
Kent +16 33 £200 -42.85% 11
Middlesex +14 25 £350 - 1
East Sussex -14 7 £323 +7.50% 3
Home Counties +1 3 £475 -9.09%
Sussex - 2 £500 -
M4 Corridor 0 1 £325 -35.00%
Oracle
England

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 672 (38.98%) SQL
2 419 (24.30%) Oracle Database
3 410 (23.78%) UNIX
4 394 (22.85%) Java
5 336 (19.49%) Linux
6 310 (17.98%) Agile Software Development
7 298 (17.29%) SQL Server
8 288 (16.71%) Finance
9 276 (16.01%) Security Cleared
10 269 (15.60%) Windows
11 247 (14.33%) PL/SQL
12 244 (14.15%) Microsoft
13 222 (12.88%) SC Cleared
14 217 (12.59%) .NET
15 200 (11.60%) Web Services
16 195 (11.31%) XML
17 191 (11.08%) JavaScript
18 172 (9.98%) Migration
19 167 (9.69%) Business Intelligence
20 162 (9.40%) Data Warehouse
20 162 (9.40%) Telecoms
21 160 (9.28%) Oracle Database 11g
22 158 (9.16%) HTML
23 144 (8.35%) Project Management
24 143 (8.29%) C#
25 141 (8.18%) Perl
26 138 (8.00%) WebLogic
27 135 (7.83%) SOA
28 131 (7.60%) Shell Script
29 129 (7.48%) Oracle Reports

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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
1 138 (8.00%) WebLogic
2 82 (4.76%) Tomcat
3 74 (4.29%) Apache
4 60 (3.48%) JBoss
5 52 (3.02%) IIS
6 47 (2.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 41 (2.38%) WebSphere
8 36 (2.09%) SharePoint
8 36 (2.09%) SAS
9 32 (1.86%) Confluence
10 25 (1.45%) MS Exchange
11 24 (1.39%) Oracle Service Bus
12 19 (1.10%) BizTalk Server
13 16 (0.93%) Documentum
13 16 (0.93%) Oracle Workflow
14 15 (0.87%) NetWeaver
14 15 (0.87%) Oracle Spatial
15 14 (0.81%) Oracle Application Server
16 13 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2007
17 9 (0.52%) Oracle 10gAS
Applications
1 122 (7.08%) MS Excel
2 81 (4.70%) MS Office
3 33 (1.91%) MS Project
3 33 (1.91%) MS PowerPoint
4 18 (1.04%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.29%) SPSS
6 2 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.12%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 96 (5.57%) Oracle EBS
2 78 (4.52%) Oracle EBS R12
3 68 (3.94%) Oracle Applications
4 28 (1.62%) Oracle Financials
4 28 (1.62%) Oracle General Ledger
5 26 (1.51%) Oracle BPM
5 26 (1.51%) Oracle Payables
6 24 (1.39%) Oracle ERP
7 22 (1.28%) Oracle Cash Management
8 20 (1.16%) Oracle Receivables
8 20 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
9 19 (1.10%) BusinessWorks
10 17 (0.99%) Dynamics AX
11 16 (0.93%) Maximo
12 15 (0.87%) Oracle Assets
12 15 (0.87%) Remedy ITSM
13 12 (0.70%) SAP PSCD
14 10 (0.58%) Oracle E-Business Tax
15 9 (0.52%) Oracle BRM
15 9 (0.52%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 74 (4.29%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (1.28%) AWS CloudFormation
3 16 (0.93%) SaaS
4 15 (0.87%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (0.41%) Taleo
5 7 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (0.35%) Amazon S3
6 6 (0.35%) Amazon SQS
7 4 (0.23%) IaaS
8 3 (0.17%) Adobe Analytics
8 3 (0.17%) Office 365
8 3 (0.17%) PaaS
8 3 (0.17%) Google Analytics
8 3 (0.17%) SuccessFactors
9 2 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.12%) Amazon EMR
9 2 (0.12%) Boomi
10 1 (0.058%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.058%) IBM PureFlex
10 1 (0.058%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 86 (4.99%) SAN
2 51 (2.96%) Firewall
3 47 (2.73%) TCP/IP
4 37 (2.15%) Internet
5 35 (2.03%) LDAP
6 32 (1.86%) DNS
7 28 (1.62%) HTTP
8 27 (1.57%) Network Security
9 24 (1.39%) LAN
9 24 (1.39%) WAN
10 23 (1.33%) Intranet
11 22 (1.28%) DHCP
12 21 (1.22%) SSL
13 20 (1.16%) NAS
14 19 (1.10%) FTP
15 15 (0.87%) VPN
15 15 (0.87%) SSH
16 11 (0.64%) Radio Access Network
17 9 (0.52%) VoIP
18 8 (0.46%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 419 (24.30%) Oracle Database
2 298 (17.29%) SQL Server
3 162 (9.40%) Data Warehouse
4 160 (9.28%) Oracle Database 11g
5 129 (7.48%) Oracle Reports
6 121 (7.02%) Relational Database
7 101 (5.86%) Oracle Database 10g
8 98 (5.68%) MySQL
9 86 (4.99%) BusinessObjects
10 72 (4.18%) DB2
10 72 (4.18%) Oracle BI EE
11 62 (3.60%) RDBMS
12 55 (3.19%) PostgreSQL
13 38 (2.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 31 (1.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 31 (1.80%) Oracle9i Database
15 30 (1.74%) PowerCenter
16 28 (1.62%) Hadoop
16 28 (1.62%) SQL Server 2012
16 28 (1.62%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 63 (3.65%) Git (software)
2 61 (3.54%) Oracle Forms
3 59 (3.42%) Jenkins
4 55 (3.19%) Maven
5 53 (3.07%) JIRA
6 52 (3.02%) Subversion
7 45 (2.61%) JUnit
8 37 (2.15%) SoapUI
9 36 (2.09%) Selenium
10 35 (2.03%) Visual Studio
11 33 (1.91%) Ant
12 27 (1.57%) Toad
13 26 (1.51%) TeamCity
14 23 (1.33%) Oracle APEX
14 23 (1.33%) Eclipse
15 18 (1.04%) Team Foundation Server
16 17 (0.99%) Cucumber
17 16 (0.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 13 (0.75%) Gradle
19 12 (0.70%) Hudson
General
1 288 (16.71%) Finance
2 162 (9.40%) Telecoms
3 73 (4.23%) Banking
4 42 (2.44%) Marketing
5 40 (2.32%) Billing
6 39 (2.26%) Retail
7 26 (1.51%) Publishing
8 16 (0.93%) Back Office
9 12 (0.70%) Automotive
9 12 (0.70%) Manufacturing
9 12 (0.70%) General Ledger
10 8 (0.46%) Military
11 7 (0.41%) Legal
11 7 (0.41%) Electronics
11 7 (0.41%) Spanish Language
12 6 (0.35%) Investment Banking
12 6 (0.35%) German Language
13 5 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
14 3 (0.17%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.17%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 524 (30.39%) Developer
2 215 (12.47%) Analyst
3 204 (11.83%) Architect
4 156 (9.05%) Consultant
5 129 (7.48%) Java Developer
6 117 (6.79%) Oracle Developer
7 93 (5.39%) Project Manager
8 91 (5.28%) Administrator
9 87 (5.05%) .NET Developer
10 84 (4.87%) DBA
10 84 (4.87%) Oracle Consultant
11 71 (4.12%) Solutions Architect
12 65 (3.77%) Test Analyst
13 64 (3.71%) Designer
14 58 (3.36%) C# Developer
15 53 (3.07%) C# .NET Developer
16 43 (2.49%) Oracle DBA
17 41 (2.38%) Business Analyst
18 37 (2.15%) Senior Developer
19 35 (2.03%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 217 (12.59%) .NET
2 200 (11.60%) Web Services
3 195 (11.31%) XML
4 158 (9.16%) HTML
5 116 (6.73%) Middleware
6 112 (6.50%) SOAP
7 110 (6.38%) J2EE
7 110 (6.38%) ASP.NET
8 106 (6.15%) Spring
9 93 (5.39%) CSS
10 86 (4.99%) AngularJS
11 77 (4.47%) jQuery
12 67 (3.89%) Oracle Fusion
13 59 (3.42%) JSP
14 55 (3.19%) Hibernate
15 49 (2.84%) Java EE
16 48 (2.78%) REST
17 44 (2.55%) JSON
18 43 (2.49%) .NET Framework
19 42 (2.44%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 102 (5.92%) Analytical Skills
2 68 (3.94%) Data Centre
3 51 (2.96%) Enterprise Software
4 47 (2.73%) Clustering
5 40 (2.32%) Management Information System
6 28 (1.62%) Client/Server
7 24 (1.39%) Data Integration
8 23 (1.33%) Computer Science
9 22 (1.28%) PMI
10 21 (1.22%) GIS
11 18 (1.04%) User Experience
12 16 (0.93%) N-Tier
13 15 (0.87%) FlexPod
14 11 (0.64%) Data Structures
14 11 (0.64%) Data Extraction
15 10 (0.58%) Statistics
16 9 (0.52%) Mainframe
16 9 (0.52%) Enterprise Storage
16 9 (0.52%) Mobile App
17 8 (0.46%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 410 (23.78%) UNIX
2 336 (19.49%) Linux
3 269 (15.60%) Windows
4 111 (6.44%) Solaris
5 82 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 61 (3.54%) AIX
7 59 (3.42%) Windows Server 2008
8 42 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
9 30 (1.74%) Windows 7
10 28 (1.62%) Windows Server 2012
11 23 (1.33%) HPUX
12 20 (1.16%) Oracle Linux
13 13 (0.75%) Windows 8
14 9 (0.52%) Windows Vista
15 8 (0.46%) zOS
16 7 (0.41%) Windows 2000
16 7 (0.41%) Windows 2000 Server
17 6 (0.35%) Android
17 6 (0.35%) SUSE
18 5 (0.29%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 310 (17.98%) Agile Software Development
2 172 (9.98%) Migration
3 167 (9.69%) Business Intelligence
4 144 (8.35%) Project Management
5 135 (7.83%) SOA
6 121 (7.02%) Scrum
7 112 (6.50%) ETL
8 109 (6.32%) Data Modelling
9 104 (6.03%) ITIL
10 97 (5.63%) Performance Tuning
11 87 (5.05%) MVC
12 86 (4.99%) TDD
13 80 (4.64%) SDLC
14 78 (4.52%) Data Migration
15 76 (4.41%) Continuous Integration
15 76 (4.41%) ERP
16 72 (4.18%) PRINCE2
17 67 (3.89%) CRM
18 65 (3.77%) Configuration Management
19 63 (3.65%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 672 (38.98%) SQL
2 394 (22.85%) Java
3 247 (14.33%) PL/SQL
4 191 (11.08%) JavaScript
5 143 (8.29%) C#
6 141 (8.18%) Perl
7 131 (7.60%) Shell Script
8 83 (4.81%) Python
9 53 (3.07%) C++
10 51 (2.96%) C
11 38 (2.20%) Korn
12 36 (2.09%) Bash Shell
13 35 (2.03%) VB
14 26 (1.51%) PowerShell
15 25 (1.45%) T-SQL
16 21 (1.22%) PHP
17 20 (1.16%) Ruby
18 18 (1.04%) VBScript
19 15 (0.87%) VBA
20 14 (0.81%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 276 (16.01%) Security Cleared
2 222 (12.88%) SC Cleared
3 64 (3.71%) Degree
4 53 (3.07%) ISTQB
5 38 (2.20%) DV Cleared
6 35 (2.03%) ISEB
7 29 (1.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 25 (1.45%) PMI Certification
9 19 (1.10%) PMP
10 12 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
10 12 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 10 (0.58%) Sun Certification
12 9 (0.52%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 7 (0.41%) Cisco Certification
13 7 (0.41%) CCNP
13 7 (0.41%) CCNA
13 7 (0.41%) MCSE
13 7 (0.41%) MCITP
14 6 (0.35%) ISEB Practitioner
14 6 (0.35%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (2.09%) QA
2 29 (1.68%) Data Quality
3 18 (1.04%) SLA
4 2 (0.12%) Basel II
4 2 (0.12%) JSP 440
4 2 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.12%) COBIT
4 2 (0.12%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.058%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.058%) P3O
5 1 (0.058%) PMBOK
5 1 (0.058%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.058%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.058%) GAAP
5 1 (0.058%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 85 (4.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 64 (3.71%) Active Directory
3 26 (1.51%) Oracle RAC
4 21 (1.22%) XenApp
5 19 (1.10%) XenDesktop
6 17 (0.99%) Hyper-V
7 15 (0.87%) vSphere
8 11 (0.64%) Oracle Clusterware
8 11 (0.64%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 11 (0.64%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 10 (0.58%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 9 (0.52%) NFS
10 9 (0.52%) VMware ESX
10 9 (0.52%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 6 (0.35%) Tivoli Directory Server
12 5 (0.29%) Shibboleth
12 5 (0.29%) HDFS
12 5 (0.29%) Microsoft App-V
13 4 (0.23%) Veritas File System
13 4 (0.23%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 72 (4.18%) Puppet
2 37 (2.15%) HP Quality Center
3 36 (2.09%) Tivoli
4 33 (1.91%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 31 (1.80%) Oracle RMAN
6 29 (1.68%) Opscode Chef
7 27 (1.57%) Control-M
8 22 (1.28%) SCCM
9 21 (1.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 20 (1.16%) NetBackup
11 18 (1.04%) Oracle Identity Management
12 15 (0.87%) Vagrant
12 15 (0.87%) Data Guard
13 13 (0.75%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
14 12 (0.70%) Oracle ZFS
14 12 (0.70%) Nagios
15 10 (0.58%) OpenView Configuration Management
15 10 (0.58%) Ansible
16 9 (0.52%) Norton AntiVirus
17 7 (0.41%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 244 (14.15%) Microsoft
2 110 (6.38%) SAP
2 110 (6.38%) VMware
3 106 (6.15%) Red Hat
4 100 (5.80%) HP
5 73 (4.23%) IBM
5 73 (4.23%) Informatica
6 71 (4.12%) Citrix
7 46 (2.67%) Sun
8 41 (2.38%) TIBCO
8 41 (2.38%) Symantec
9 34 (1.97%) Remedy
9 34 (1.97%) Adobe
10 31 (1.80%) Siebel
11 27 (1.57%) webMethods
12 26 (1.51%) Salesforce.com
13 21 (1.22%) Veritas
13 21 (1.22%) Ab Initio
14 20 (1.16%) Teradata
14 20 (1.16%) Cognos
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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Rate: Based on experience
Posted: 5 hours ago
Oxfordshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
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Rate: Up to £550 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
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Mason Frank International
Posted: Yesterday
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Square One Resources
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £450 - £520 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Rate: £40 - £45 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
Horsham, West Sussex
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Canary Wharf and City
Rate: Up to £330 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
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Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
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Proactive Appointments
Rate: £250 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Intapeople
Rate: £280 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Proactive Appointments
Rate: From £200 to £255 per day
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Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £450 per day
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Hampshire
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