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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 17 13 10
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -3
Contract jobs citing Oracle 786 837 736
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 8.02% 9.45% 9.62%
As % of the Vendors category 17.01% 19.90% 20.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 452 419 378
Average daily rate
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£375 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £524 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 26 14
Average hourly rate £50.00 £18.75 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+166.66% -44.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.94 £16.75 £19.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £110.00 £40.50 £45.43
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £32.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+38.46% -1.51%
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
4622 4206 3620
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.16% 47.50% 47.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2430 2025 1662
Average daily rate £375 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 212 252 326
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.93 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -5 192 £393 +12.14% 44
Berkshire -8 184 £400 -6.59% 53
Surrey +1 146 £325 -18.80% 39
Buckinghamshire -3 117 £363 -10.49% 23
West Sussex -11 41 £400 +18.51% 7
Oxfordshire +1 40 £375 - 14
Kent +9 28 £325 -36.58% 3
Middlesex +1 11 £350 -12.50% 3
East Sussex +7 8 £463 - 6
M4 Corridor - - - -
Thames Valley - - - -
Home Counties - - - -
Sussex - - - -
Oracle
England

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 691 (42.73%) SQL
2 386 (23.87%) Oracle Database
3 347 (21.46%) Java
4 322 (19.91%) Security Cleared
5 313 (19.36%) UNIX
6 276 (17.07%) PL/SQL
7 269 (16.64%) Linux
8 266 (16.45%) Finance
9 264 (16.33%) .NET
10 262 (16.20%) Windows
11 250 (15.46%) SC Cleared
12 242 (14.97%) Microsoft
13 224 (13.85%) Agile Software Development
14 210 (12.99%) SQL Server
15 189 (11.69%) HTML
16 188 (11.63%) JavaScript
17 180 (11.13%) WebLogic
18 177 (10.95%) C#
18 177 (10.95%) Business Intelligence
19 170 (10.51%) ETL
20 165 (10.20%) Data Warehouse
20 165 (10.20%) Oracle Database 11g
21 164 (10.14%) Telecoms
22 149 (9.21%) Web Services
22 149 (9.21%) ASP.NET
23 147 (9.09%) SOA
24 146 (9.03%) Oracle Reports
25 136 (8.41%) Project Management
25 136 (8.41%) Oracle EBS
26 134 (8.29%) MS Excel

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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
1 180 (11.13%) WebLogic
2 77 (4.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 66 (4.08%) Tomcat
4 64 (3.96%) Apache
5 48 (2.97%) Oracle Workflow
6 41 (2.54%) WebSphere
6 41 (2.54%) JBoss
7 35 (2.16%) SAS
8 34 (2.10%) IIS
9 28 (1.73%) SharePoint
10 20 (1.24%) CMS
11 18 (1.11%) Confluence
12 15 (0.93%) Oracle Service Bus
12 15 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
13 13 (0.80%) SharePoint Server
14 12 (0.74%) Alfresco
14 12 (0.74%) OpenStack
15 9 (0.56%) Documentum
16 8 (0.49%) Oracle 10gAS
17 7 (0.43%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 134 (8.29%) MS Excel
2 66 (4.08%) MS Office
3 31 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
4 25 (1.55%) MS Visio
5 20 (1.24%) MS Project
6 9 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.062%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.062%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.062%) Simulink
7 1 (0.062%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 136 (8.41%) Oracle EBS
2 71 (4.39%) Oracle EBS R12
3 51 (3.15%) Oracle Applications
4 36 (2.23%) Oracle BPM
5 34 (2.10%) Oracle Payables
6 29 (1.79%) Oracle Financials
7 28 (1.73%) Oracle Cash Management
8 27 (1.67%) Oracle Receivables
9 25 (1.55%) Oracle General Ledger
10 22 (1.36%) Remedy ITSM
11 20 (1.24%) Oracle ERP
12 14 (0.87%) Oracle Assets
13 10 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
14 9 (0.56%) Oracle BRM
14 9 (0.56%) Oracle 11i
15 8 (0.49%) Oracle iProcurement
15 8 (0.49%) Oracle Utilities
16 6 (0.37%) SmartPlant
16 6 (0.37%) Hyperion Planning
16 6 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 21 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (1.18%) SaaS
3 10 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (0.31%) Yammer
5 4 (0.25%) Office 365
6 3 (0.19%) IaaS
6 3 (0.19%) OpenShift
6 3 (0.19%) PaaS
7 2 (0.12%) Force.com
8 1 (0.062%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (0.062%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 85 (5.26%) SAN
2 58 (3.59%) Firewall
3 52 (3.22%) TCP/IP
4 42 (2.60%) Internet
5 29 (1.79%) Network Security
6 28 (1.73%) DNS
7 25 (1.55%) Radio Access Network
8 24 (1.48%) HTTP
9 23 (1.42%) NAS
10 21 (1.30%) 2G
10 21 (1.30%) HTTPS
10 21 (1.30%) 3G
11 20 (1.24%) SSL
12 19 (1.18%) FTP
12 19 (1.18%) LTE
13 18 (1.11%) Intranet
14 15 (0.93%) Ethernet
15 14 (0.87%) LDAP
15 14 (0.87%) SSH
16 10 (0.62%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 386 (23.87%) Oracle Database
2 210 (12.99%) SQL Server
3 165 (10.20%) Data Warehouse
3 165 (10.20%) Oracle Database 11g
4 146 (9.03%) Oracle Reports
5 101 (6.25%) Relational Database
6 86 (5.32%) Oracle Database 10g
7 80 (4.95%) MySQL
8 73 (4.51%) Oracle BI EE
9 52 (3.22%) Oracle ODI
9 52 (3.22%) RDBMS
10 46 (2.84%) DB2
11 38 (2.35%) PowerCenter
12 32 (1.98%) PostgreSQL
12 32 (1.98%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 29 (1.79%) MS Access
14 27 (1.67%) Oracle Database 12c
15 25 (1.55%) Big Data
16 21 (1.30%) MongoDB
17 20 (1.24%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 54 (3.34%) Toad
2 48 (2.97%) Subversion
3 45 (2.78%) JIRA
3 45 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
4 44 (2.72%) Maven
4 44 (2.72%) Visual Studio
5 41 (2.54%) Jenkins
6 38 (2.35%) Oracle APEX
7 35 (2.16%) Git (software)
8 33 (2.04%) Oracle Forms
9 27 (1.67%) Ant
10 21 (1.30%) QuickTest Pro
11 20 (1.24%) Eclipse
12 19 (1.18%) JUnit
12 19 (1.18%) Selenium
13 18 (1.11%) MSI
14 17 (1.05%) StarTeam
15 16 (0.99%) NUnit
16 8 (0.49%) CruiseControl
16 8 (0.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 266 (16.45%) Finance
2 164 (10.14%) Telecoms
3 58 (3.59%) Banking
4 40 (2.47%) Publishing
5 36 (2.23%) Retail
6 22 (1.36%) Billing
7 19 (1.18%) Manufacturing
8 12 (0.74%) Marketing
9 11 (0.68%) Electronics
10 10 (0.62%) General Ledger
11 9 (0.56%) Advertising
12 8 (0.49%) Back Office
12 8 (0.49%) Legal
12 8 (0.49%) Military
13 7 (0.43%) Investment Banking
14 6 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
14 6 (0.37%) Spanish Language
15 5 (0.31%) Financial Institution
16 2 (0.12%) German Language
17 1 (0.062%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 509 (31.48%) Developer
2 246 (15.21%) Analyst
3 162 (10.02%) Architect
4 119 (7.36%) Java Developer
5 106 (6.56%) Consultant
6 90 (5.57%) .NET Developer
7 88 (5.44%) Oracle Developer
8 65 (4.02%) DBA
9 64 (3.96%) Solutions Architect
10 56 (3.46%) Project Manager
11 54 (3.34%) Administrator
12 52 (3.22%) C# Developer
13 49 (3.03%) Oracle DBA
13 49 (3.03%) C# .NET Developer
14 46 (2.84%) Support Analyst
14 46 (2.84%) Business Analyst
15 45 (2.78%) Test Analyst
16 43 (2.66%) Designer
17 38 (2.35%) Programmer
17 38 (2.35%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 264 (16.33%) .NET
2 189 (11.69%) HTML
3 149 (9.21%) ASP.NET
3 149 (9.21%) Web Services
4 128 (7.92%) XML
5 117 (7.24%) Middleware
6 113 (6.99%) CSS
7 110 (6.80%) J2EE
8 90 (5.57%) Spring
9 89 (5.50%) Oracle Fusion
10 79 (4.89%) JSP
11 74 (4.58%) jQuery
12 62 (3.83%) Ajax
13 59 (3.65%) SOAP
14 58 (3.59%) Hibernate
15 56 (3.46%) WCF
16 48 (2.97%) Oracle ADF
17 47 (2.91%) JSF
18 43 (2.66%) .NET Framework
19 42 (2.60%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 88 (5.44%) Analytical Skills
2 50 (3.09%) Enterprise Software
3 29 (1.79%) Open Source
4 23 (1.42%) Computer Science
5 22 (1.36%) Management Information System
6 21 (1.30%) PKI
7 20 (1.24%) Clustering
7 20 (1.24%) Data Structures
8 19 (1.18%) Data Integration
9 13 (0.80%) Mainframe
9 13 (0.80%) Client/Server
10 12 (0.74%) Statistics
11 11 (0.68%) N-Tier
11 11 (0.68%) Smart Meter
12 10 (0.62%) Digital Media
12 10 (0.62%) HACMP
13 9 (0.56%) Data Extraction
14 8 (0.49%) GIS
14 8 (0.49%) Replication
15 7 (0.43%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 313 (19.36%) UNIX
2 269 (16.64%) Linux
3 262 (16.20%) Windows
4 86 (5.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 83 (5.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 62 (3.83%) Windows Server 2003
7 53 (3.28%) AIX
8 49 (3.03%) Solaris
9 42 (2.60%) Oracle Linux
10 29 (1.79%) Windows 7
11 21 (1.30%) Windows Vista
12 19 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
13 16 (0.99%) Windows XP
14 15 (0.93%) HPUX
15 11 (0.68%) Windows 2000 Server
16 9 (0.56%) CentOS
16 9 (0.56%) Windows 2000
17 8 (0.49%) Windows NT
17 8 (0.49%) Windows 8
18 6 (0.37%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 224 (13.85%) Agile Software Development
2 177 (10.95%) Business Intelligence
3 170 (10.51%) ETL
4 147 (9.09%) SOA
5 136 (8.41%) Project Management
6 131 (8.10%) Migration
7 96 (5.94%) Data Modelling
8 89 (5.50%) Scrum
9 77 (4.76%) ITIL
10 75 (4.64%) Software Engineering
11 74 (4.58%) TDD
11 74 (4.58%) Performance Tuning
12 72 (4.45%) CRM
13 70 (4.33%) Workflow
14 69 (4.27%) Configuration Management
14 69 (4.27%) Continuous Integration
15 67 (4.14%) Test Scripting
16 66 (4.08%) Knowledge Management
17 56 (3.46%) Data Migration
18 54 (3.34%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 691 (42.73%) SQL
2 347 (21.46%) Java
3 276 (17.07%) PL/SQL
4 188 (11.63%) JavaScript
5 177 (10.95%) C#
6 100 (6.18%) Shell Script
7 84 (5.19%) Perl
8 63 (3.90%) VB
9 58 (3.59%) PowerShell
10 42 (2.60%) VBScript
11 38 (2.35%) C++
12 35 (2.16%) C
13 34 (2.10%) Korn
14 29 (1.79%) XPath
14 29 (1.79%) Python
14 29 (1.79%) XQuery
15 28 (1.73%) VB.NET
16 27 (1.67%) VBA
17 26 (1.61%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
18 25 (1.55%) PHP
Qualifications
1 322 (19.91%) Security Cleared
2 250 (15.46%) SC Cleared
3 84 (5.19%) DV Cleared
4 82 (5.07%) ISTQB
5 62 (3.83%) Degree
6 55 (3.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 32 (1.98%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 32 (1.98%) ISEB
8 22 (1.36%) VCP4
9 17 (1.05%) HND
10 13 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
11 10 (0.62%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 9 (0.56%) Cisco Certification
13 8 (0.49%) MCP
13 8 (0.49%) HNC
14 7 (0.43%) RHCE
14 7 (0.43%) PMI Certification
14 7 (0.43%) RHCA
14 7 (0.43%) RHCSA
15 5 (0.31%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (2.35%) QA
2 21 (1.30%) SLA
3 12 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 8 (0.49%) Data Quality
6 6 (0.37%) COBIT
6 6 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 6 (0.37%) PCI DSS
7 5 (0.31%) WAI
8 3 (0.19%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.062%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.062%) Basel II
9 1 (0.062%) COSO
9 1 (0.062%) Solvency II
9 1 (0.062%) EMIR
System Software
1 85 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 77 (4.76%) Active Directory
3 61 (3.77%) Oracle RAC
4 38 (2.35%) Oracle RMAN
5 24 (1.48%) Hyper-V
6 22 (1.36%) vSphere
7 11 (0.68%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 10 (0.62%) VMware ESX
9 6 (0.37%) Firmware
9 6 (0.37%) Nmap
9 6 (0.37%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 5 (0.31%) FreeRADIUS
10 5 (0.31%) OpenSSH
11 4 (0.25%) Microsoft App-V
12 3 (0.19%) NFS
12 3 (0.19%) XenApp
12 3 (0.19%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 3 (0.19%) Veritas File System
12 3 (0.19%) OCFS2
13 2 (0.12%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 53 (3.28%) Puppet
2 50 (3.09%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 45 (2.78%) Oracle Identity Management
4 44 (2.72%) HP Quality Center
5 32 (1.98%) SCCM
5 32 (1.98%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 24 (1.48%) Control-M
7 23 (1.42%) Vagrant
8 20 (1.24%) Data Guard
9 16 (0.99%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 15 (0.93%) Tivoli
10 15 (0.93%) NSN NetAct
11 10 (0.62%) NetBackup
11 10 (0.62%) Oracle Identity Manager
11 10 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
12 8 (0.49%) EMC NetWorker
12 8 (0.49%) Nagios
13 7 (0.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 6 (0.37%) Nessus
15 5 (0.31%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 242 (14.97%) Microsoft
2 115 (7.11%) VMware
3 114 (7.05%) HP
4 93 (5.75%) Red Hat
5 75 (4.64%) SAP
6 63 (3.90%) Informatica
7 61 (3.77%) Citrix
8 53 (3.28%) IBM
9 47 (2.91%) Remedy
10 43 (2.66%) Business Objects
11 41 (2.54%) Sun
12 29 (1.79%) Cisco
12 29 (1.79%) Salesforce.com
13 26 (1.61%) Siebel
14 24 (1.48%) McAfee
15 22 (1.36%) Ericsson
16 21 (1.30%) Lumension
17 20 (1.24%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
18 18 (1.11%) Sybase
19 17 (1.05%) Nortel
Southampton, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: Neg.
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Proactive Appointments
Rate: Unspecified Market rate
Posted: Yesterday
Andover, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £200 - £270 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £380.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Rate: £250 - 300 per day + .
Posted: 2 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Connectus
Rate: £180 - £225 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Petersfield, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Stott & May
Rate: From £0 to £1 per day £competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £500 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: £350 per day - 3 month contract with scope for extension
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
LA International
Posted: 3 days ago
Gosport
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £510 - £530 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Skilliantech Limited
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum 12 Month Fixed Term Contract
Posted: 6 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
Square One Resources
Rate: Market rates
Posted: 7 days ago
South East England
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
South East England
Real Staffing
Rate: £200 - £300 per day + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Oxford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £225.00 - £275.00 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Rate: £450 - £490 per day
Posted: 14 days ago