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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle
Rank 12 17 15
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Contract jobs citing Oracle 828 784 764
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 9.68% 8.28% 9.13%
As % of the Vendors category 20.21% 17.43% 19.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 539 441 377
Average daily rate £420 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.38% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.45% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 2 18
Average hourly rate £50.00 £29.34 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+70.41% +58.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.25 £12.81 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.87 £34.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +24.60%
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
4096 4498 3920
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.87% 47.50% 46.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 2356 2327 1934
Average daily rate £380 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 217 212 226
Average hourly rate £43.00 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+145.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.54 £11.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.40 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+29.31% +5.45%

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +7 250 £425 +6.25% 43
Berkshire -2 171 £425 +9.67% 67
Surrey -1 144 £425 +25.92% 32
Buckinghamshire +8 117 £375 - 17
West Sussex +11 40 £335 -1.10% 10
Oxfordshire -12 28 £438 -12.50% 16
Kent +2 26 £338 +4.65% 16
Middlesex +7 22 £350 -3.44% 2
East Sussex +15 12 £288 -24.34% 6
Home Counties - 5 £1,250 -
Oracle
England

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

1 736 (37.15%) SQL
2 523 (26.40%) Oracle Database
3 489 (24.68%) Unix
4 440 (22.21%) Linux
5 418 (21.10%) Finance
6 416 (21.00%) Security Cleared
7 396 (19.99%) Agile Software Development
8 368 (18.58%) Java
9 364 (18.37%) SC Cleared
10 319 (16.10%) PL/SQL
11 287 (14.49%) Windows
12 278 (14.03%) Microsoft
13 275 (13.88%) SQL Server
14 226 (11.41%) Oracle Database 11g
15 218 (11.00%) Business Intelligence
16 214 (10.80%) Data Warehouse
16 214 (10.80%) Migration
17 208 (10.50%) JavaScript
18 205 (10.35%) XML
19 192 (9.69%) HTML
20 178 (8.99%) Oracle Reports
21 172 (8.68%) .NET
22 170 (8.58%) Shell Script
23 166 (8.38%) Web Services
24 162 (8.18%) WebLogic
25 160 (8.08%) Project Management
26 157 (7.93%) SAP
27 150 (7.57%) Middleware
28 149 (7.52%) CRM
28 149 (7.52%) Data Modelling

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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
1 162 (8.18%) WebLogic
2 79 (3.99%) SAS
3 64 (3.23%) JBoss
4 61 (3.08%) SharePoint
5 57 (2.88%) Tomcat
6 51 (2.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 51 (2.57%) WebSphere
7 37 (1.87%) IIS
8 36 (1.82%) Apache
9 33 (1.67%) Oracle Workflow
10 17 (0.86%) MS Exchange
11 14 (0.71%) Oracle Service Bus
12 13 (0.66%) CMS
12 13 (0.66%) Confluence
13 11 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
13 11 (0.56%) Oracle Self-Service HR
14 10 (0.50%) Oracle UPK
15 9 (0.45%) Drupal
15 9 (0.45%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 9 (0.45%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 137 (6.92%) MS Excel
2 62 (3.13%) MS Office
3 39 (1.97%) MS Project
4 37 (1.87%) MS PowerPoint
5 22 (1.11%) MS Visio
6 12 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
7 10 (0.50%) SOLIDWORKS
8 4 (0.20%) Open Workbench
9 3 (0.15%) GIMP
10 2 (0.10%) ProjectWise
11 1 (0.050%) OmniGraffle
11 1 (0.050%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 118 (5.96%) Oracle EBS
2 54 (2.73%) Oracle EBS R12
3 33 (1.67%) Oracle Applications
3 33 (1.67%) Oracle Payables
3 33 (1.67%) Oracle Receivables
4 31 (1.56%) Oracle BPM
5 29 (1.46%) Oracle General Ledger
6 26 (1.31%) Oracle ERP
7 24 (1.21%) Oracle 11i
8 23 (1.16%) OpenText Process Suite
9 21 (1.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 18 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
11 17 (0.86%) Eloqua
12 15 (0.76%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
13 14 (0.71%) Oracle CRM
13 14 (0.71%) Oracle Financials
14 13 (0.66%) Oracle Assets
15 11 (0.56%) BigMachines
15 11 (0.56%) Cognos TM1
15 11 (0.56%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 40 (2.02%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (1.16%) SaaS
4 11 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
4 11 (0.56%) PaaS
5 8 (0.40%) Office 365
6 6 (0.30%) Taleo
7 5 (0.25%) OpenShift
8 4 (0.20%) Google Analytics
9 3 (0.15%) IaaS
9 3 (0.15%) Silverpop
9 3 (0.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 2 (0.10%) Boomi
10 2 (0.10%) SuccessFactors
11 1 (0.050%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 91 (4.59%) SAN
2 67 (3.38%) Firewall
3 40 (2.02%) TCP/IP
4 31 (1.56%) Internet
5 27 (1.36%) LAN
6 26 (1.31%) NAS
7 25 (1.26%) DNS
7 25 (1.26%) LDAP
8 23 (1.16%) HTTP
8 23 (1.16%) WAN
9 18 (0.91%) SSH
10 14 (0.71%) DHCP
10 14 (0.71%) FTP
11 13 (0.66%) Fibre Channel
11 13 (0.66%) IPv6
12 12 (0.61%) IPv4
12 12 (0.61%) SSL
13 11 (0.56%) HTTPS
13 11 (0.56%) Intranet
14 9 (0.45%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 523 (26.40%) Oracle Database
2 275 (13.88%) SQL Server
3 226 (11.41%) Oracle Database 11g
4 214 (10.80%) Data Warehouse
5 178 (8.99%) Oracle Reports
6 146 (7.37%) Oracle BI EE
7 116 (5.86%) Oracle Database 10g
8 109 (5.50%) Relational Database
9 107 (5.40%) BusinessObjects
10 100 (5.05%) DB2
11 93 (4.69%) Oracle Database 12c
12 77 (3.89%) PostgreSQL
13 68 (3.43%) MySQL
14 67 (3.38%) Oracle ODI
15 45 (2.27%) Oracle Discoverer
16 40 (2.02%) Data Mining
17 37 (1.87%) Oracle BI Publisher
18 35 (1.77%) PowerCenter
19 31 (1.56%) OLTP
20 29 (1.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 90 (4.54%) Oracle Forms
2 85 (4.29%) Oracle APEX
3 77 (3.89%) Maven
4 73 (3.69%) Subversion
5 69 (3.48%) Jenkins
6 66 (3.33%) JIRA
7 60 (3.03%) Git (software)
8 59 (2.98%) Toad
9 56 (2.83%) Selenium
10 50 (2.52%) Ant
10 50 (2.52%) Eclipse
11 48 (2.42%) Team Foundation Server
12 41 (2.07%) Cucumber
13 39 (1.97%) HP UFT
14 37 (1.87%) SoapUI
15 33 (1.67%) JUnit
16 32 (1.62%) Visual Studio
17 22 (1.11%) TeamCity
18 21 (1.06%) SpecFlow
18 21 (1.06%) WebDriver
General
1 418 (21.10%) Finance
2 114 (5.75%) Telecoms
3 96 (4.85%) Banking
4 55 (2.78%) Retail
5 46 (2.32%) Military
6 42 (2.12%) Marketing
7 31 (1.56%) Billing
8 26 (1.31%) Manufacturing
9 20 (1.01%) Electronics
10 18 (0.91%) Investment Banking
11 16 (0.81%) Automotive
12 11 (0.56%) Aerospace
12 11 (0.56%) General Ledger
13 10 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
14 8 (0.40%) Publishing
15 6 (0.30%) Legal
16 5 (0.25%) Back Office
16 5 (0.25%) Spanish Language
17 4 (0.20%) Law
18 3 (0.15%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 499 (25.19%) Developer
2 335 (16.91%) Analyst
3 294 (14.84%) Architect
4 199 (10.05%) Consultant
5 163 (8.23%) Oracle Developer
6 126 (6.36%) Java Developer
7 113 (5.70%) Oracle Consultant
8 110 (5.55%) Project Manager
9 91 (4.59%) Test Analyst
10 89 (4.49%) SQL Developer
11 86 (4.34%) Administrator
12 84 (4.24%) DBA
13 83 (4.19%) Business Analyst
14 81 (4.09%) Oracle Analyst
15 79 (3.99%) Oracle Architect
16 68 (3.43%) Solutions Architect
17 65 (3.28%) Designer
17 65 (3.28%) Oracle DBA
18 59 (2.98%) Senior Developer
19 58 (2.93%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 205 (10.35%) XML
2 192 (9.69%) HTML
3 172 (8.68%) .NET
4 166 (8.38%) Web Services
5 150 (7.57%) Middleware
6 119 (6.01%) CSS
7 115 (5.81%) SOAP
8 88 (4.44%) Spring
9 87 (4.39%) ASP.NET
10 85 (4.29%) J2EE
11 80 (4.04%) Oracle Fusion
12 78 (3.94%) Java EE
12 78 (3.94%) jQuery
13 64 (3.23%) JMS
14 62 (3.13%) JSF
15 56 (2.83%) AngularJS
15 56 (2.83%) EJB
16 51 (2.57%) Hibernate
17 47 (2.37%) JPA
18 45 (2.27%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 120 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
2 90 (4.54%) Data Centre
3 68 (3.43%) Computer Science
4 57 (2.88%) Data Integration
5 46 (2.32%) Management Information System
6 39 (1.97%) Enterprise Software
7 36 (1.82%) Clustering
8 30 (1.51%) Smart Meter
9 22 (1.11%) N-Tier
9 22 (1.11%) PKI
10 18 (0.91%) Replication
11 17 (0.86%) Client/Server
11 17 (0.86%) PMI
11 17 (0.86%) Statistics
12 15 (0.76%) CESG
13 14 (0.71%) CESG CLAS
13 14 (0.71%) Visualisation
14 13 (0.66%) Hybrid Cloud
14 13 (0.66%) User Experience
15 12 (0.61%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 489 (24.68%) Unix
2 440 (22.21%) Linux
3 287 (14.49%) Windows
4 113 (5.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 102 (5.15%) Solaris
6 101 (5.10%) Windows Server
7 95 (4.80%) AIX
8 53 (2.68%) Windows Server 2008
9 42 (2.12%) Windows Server 2012
10 41 (2.07%) Oracle Linux
11 37 (1.87%) HPUX
12 17 (0.86%) Windows Server 2003
13 12 (0.61%) Windows 7
14 11 (0.56%) MVS
15 9 (0.45%) CentOS
16 8 (0.40%) Windows Vista
17 7 (0.35%) SUSE
17 7 (0.35%) Windows 10
18 6 (0.30%) Apple iOS
18 6 (0.30%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 396 (19.99%) Agile Software Development
2 218 (11.00%) Business Intelligence
3 214 (10.80%) Migration
4 160 (8.08%) Project Management
5 149 (7.52%) CRM
5 149 (7.52%) Data Modelling
6 145 (7.32%) SOA
7 144 (7.27%) ITIL
8 136 (6.87%) Scrum
9 121 (6.11%) TOGAF
10 113 (5.70%) ETL
11 112 (5.65%) Waterfall
12 110 (5.55%) SDLC
13 108 (5.45%) Technical Architecture
14 104 (5.25%) Stakeholder Management
15 90 (4.54%) Test Scripting
16 86 (4.34%) ERP
17 85 (4.29%) PRINCE2
18 82 (4.14%) MVC
18 82 (4.14%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 736 (37.15%) SQL
2 368 (18.58%) Java
3 319 (16.10%) PL/SQL
4 208 (10.50%) JavaScript
5 170 (8.58%) Shell Script
6 118 (5.96%) C#
7 80 (4.04%) Perl
8 72 (3.63%) Python
9 52 (2.62%) VB
10 51 (2.57%) C++
11 48 (2.42%) C
12 45 (2.27%) PowerShell
12 45 (2.27%) Ruby
13 39 (1.97%) PHP
14 37 (1.87%) Korn
15 30 (1.51%) Jython
16 29 (1.46%) T-SQL
17 25 (1.26%) Bash Shell
18 24 (1.21%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
19 20 (1.01%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 416 (21.00%) Security Cleared
2 364 (18.37%) SC Cleared
3 100 (5.05%) Degree
4 74 (3.74%) DV Cleared
5 44 (2.22%) ISTQB
6 41 (2.07%) ISEB
7 33 (1.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 25 (1.26%) CISSP
8 25 (1.26%) Microsoft Certification
9 23 (1.16%) Cisco Certification
9 23 (1.16%) PMI Certification
10 22 (1.11%) CISM
11 20 (1.01%) CCNA
12 18 (0.91%) MCSE
13 16 (0.81%) MCP
14 14 (0.71%) CESG Certified Professional
14 14 (0.71%) CLAS
14 14 (0.71%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
14 14 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 13 (0.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (2.62%) Data Quality
2 39 (1.97%) SLA
3 28 (1.41%) QA
4 15 (0.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 13 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 12 (0.61%) PCI DSS
7 9 (0.45%) GAAP
8 8 (0.40%) ISO 9001
9 7 (0.35%) Disclosure Scotland
9 7 (0.35%) ISO27005
10 6 (0.30%) ISAE 3402
11 4 (0.20%) COBIT
11 4 (0.20%) Solvency II
12 2 (0.10%) CRD IV
12 2 (0.10%) ISO 8583
12 2 (0.10%) JSP 440
13 1 (0.050%) GxP
13 1 (0.050%) SEPA
System Software
1 100 (5.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 90 (4.54%) Active Directory
3 36 (1.82%) vSphere
4 32 (1.62%) Hyper-V
4 32 (1.62%) Oracle RAC
5 19 (0.96%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 19 (0.96%) VMware ESX
6 11 (0.56%) Oracle Clusterware
7 10 (0.50%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (0.40%) Docker
9 7 (0.35%) GlusterFS
9 7 (0.35%) RHEV
10 6 (0.30%) GPFS
10 6 (0.30%) NFS
10 6 (0.30%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 6 (0.30%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 5 (0.25%) Xen
12 4 (0.20%) XenDesktop
13 3 (0.15%) Veritas File System
13 3 (0.15%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 42 (2.12%) HP Quality Center
2 39 (1.97%) Puppet
3 22 (1.11%) Control-M
4 21 (1.06%) SCCM
5 19 (0.96%) Data Guard
5 19 (0.96%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 18 (0.91%) Oracle RMAN
6 18 (0.91%) SCOM
7 17 (0.86%) HP Data Protector
8 16 (0.81%) NetBackup
8 16 (0.81%) Tivoli
9 14 (0.71%) Oracle ZFS
10 13 (0.66%) Veritas Storage Foundation
11 11 (0.56%) Oracle Identity Management
11 11 (0.56%) SCVMM
11 11 (0.56%) Windows Intune
12 10 (0.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 9 (0.45%) Nagios
13 9 (0.45%) OpenView Configuration Management
13 9 (0.45%) QRadar
Vendors
1 278 (14.03%) Microsoft
2 157 (7.93%) SAP
3 146 (7.37%) VMware
4 137 (6.92%) HP
5 116 (5.86%) Red Hat
6 83 (4.19%) Informatica
7 82 (4.14%) IBM
8 75 (3.79%) Salesforce.com
9 71 (3.58%) Citrix
10 66 (3.33%) Siebel
11 45 (2.27%) Sun
12 44 (2.22%) Cisco
13 35 (1.77%) Cognos
13 35 (1.77%) EMC
13 35 (1.77%) Remedy
14 33 (1.67%) Hyperion
15 28 (1.41%) Adobe
16 27 (1.36%) Teradata
16 27 (1.36%) Veritas
17 26 (1.31%) Sybase
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