The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 30 July 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.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle
Rank 15 22 25
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +3
Contract jobs citing Oracle 268 223 195
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 8.79% 6.95% 6.37%
As % of the Vendors category 19.78% 17.70% 15.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 154 102
Median daily rate £400 £368 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.84% -8.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £317 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £496 £549
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £389
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -0.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 4
Median hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £34.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -13.04%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-22.22% -4.00%
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 West region.

Vendors Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1355 1260 1249
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 44.43% 39.29% 40.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 838 771 793
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 87 65
Median hourly rate £22.00 £20.60 £20.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.79% +2.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £55.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing Oracle as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Oracle across the South West region.

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Oracle
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the South West region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

Oracle Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Oracle
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Oracle across the South West region.

Oracle Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Oracle
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle within the South West region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire +2 82 £400 -1.84% 15
Bristol +6 64 £400 +4.91% 15
Wiltshire -5 46 £450 +38.46% 9
Dorset +5 20 £425 +4.93% 4
Devon +16 11 £338 -10.00% 3
Somerset -10 2 - - 4
Oracle
England

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South West region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 159 (34.95%) SQL
2 156 (34.29%) Security Cleared
3 124 (27.25%) Oracle Database
4 116 (25.49%) Finance
5 113 (24.84%) Java
6 106 (23.30%) Agile Software Development
7 96 (21.10%) PL/SQL
7 96 (21.10%) Unix
8 78 (17.14%) SC Cleared
9 76 (16.70%) Linux
10 75 (16.48%) DV Cleared
11 70 (15.38%) SQL Server
12 67 (14.73%) Business Intelligence
13 64 (14.07%) Solaris
14 58 (12.75%) Oracle Database 11g
15 54 (11.87%) JIRA
15 54 (11.87%) Oracle EBS R12
16 53 (11.65%) Oracle EBS
16 53 (11.65%) JavaScript
17 51 (11.21%) Microsoft
18 50 (10.99%) Spring
19 49 (10.77%) HTML
19 49 (10.77%) DevOps
20 48 (10.55%) Windows
21 44 (9.67%) Perl
21 44 (9.67%) Migration
22 41 (9.01%) XML
23 40 (8.79%) MySQL
23 40 (8.79%) Relational Database
24 39 (8.57%) ERP

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 33 (7.25%) Apache
2 29 (6.37%) WebSphere
3 28 (6.15%) Tomcat
4 27 (5.93%) WebLogic
5 25 (5.49%) JBoss
6 19 (4.18%) Confluence
6 19 (4.18%) SharePoint
7 13 (2.86%) GlassFish
8 12 (2.64%) IIS
8 12 (2.64%) SAS
9 6 (1.32%) Skype for Business
10 5 (1.10%) Oracle UPK
11 4 (0.88%) Apache Solr
12 3 (0.66%) Apache Spark
12 3 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
12 3 (0.66%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 2 (0.44%) CMS
13 2 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2003
13 2 (0.44%) MS Exchange
13 2 (0.44%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 9 (1.98%) MS Excel
1 9 (1.98%) MS Office
2 3 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.44%) MS Project
4 1 (0.22%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 54 (11.87%) Oracle EBS R12
2 53 (11.65%) Oracle EBS
3 25 (5.49%) Oracle ERP
4 23 (5.05%) Oracle Applications
5 18 (3.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 15 (3.30%) Oracle Payables
7 12 (2.64%) Oracle Payroll
7 12 (2.64%) Oracle Receivables
8 11 (2.42%) Oracle ASCP
8 11 (2.42%) Oracle iProcurement
9 9 (1.98%) Oracle BPM
9 9 (1.98%) Oracle Cash Management
9 9 (1.98%) Oracle SCM
10 8 (1.76%) Oracle General Ledger
11 6 (1.32%) Oracle Assets
11 6 (1.32%) Oracle Internet Expenses
11 6 (1.32%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
12 5 (1.10%) Oracle 11i
12 5 (1.10%) Oracle Financials
13 4 (0.88%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.76%) GitHub
2 5 (1.10%) SaaS
3 4 (0.88%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (0.66%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.66%) Taleo
5 1 (0.22%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (5.27%) TCP/IP
2 9 (1.98%) Firewall
3 8 (1.76%) DHCP
3 8 (1.76%) DNS
4 7 (1.54%) LAN
4 7 (1.54%) WAN
5 6 (1.32%) VPN
6 4 (0.88%) Network Security
6 4 (0.88%) SAN
7 3 (0.66%) SNMP
8 2 (0.44%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.22%) HTTP
9 1 (0.22%) Multicast
9 1 (0.22%) NAS
9 1 (0.22%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (27.25%) Oracle Database
2 70 (15.38%) SQL Server
3 58 (12.75%) Oracle Database 11g
4 40 (8.79%) MySQL
4 40 (8.79%) Relational Database
5 30 (6.59%) Oracle BI EE
5 30 (6.59%) Oracle Database 10g
6 24 (5.27%) Oracle Reports
7 23 (5.05%) Oracle ODI
8 20 (4.40%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 19 (4.18%) Data Warehouse
9 19 (4.18%) Hadoop
10 18 (3.96%) Oracle Database 12c
11 15 (3.30%) Big Data
12 14 (3.08%) OrientDB
13 11 (2.42%) Neo4j
14 10 (2.20%) BusinessObjects
15 9 (1.98%) Oracle9i Database
16 8 (1.76%) OLAP
16 8 (1.76%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 54 (11.87%) JIRA
2 37 (8.13%) Jenkins
3 23 (5.05%) Git (software)
4 18 (3.96%) Eclipse
5 16 (3.52%) Hudson
5 16 (3.52%) Maven
5 16 (3.52%) Oracle APEX
6 15 (3.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 14 (3.08%) Selenium
8 13 (2.86%) Oracle Forms
8 13 (2.86%) Visual Studio
9 12 (2.64%) Eclipse RCP
9 12 (2.64%) JUnit
10 11 (2.42%) Cucumber
11 10 (2.20%) Bitbucket
12 9 (1.98%) ClearCase
13 8 (1.76%) Subversion
14 6 (1.32%) Gradle
15 5 (1.10%) Ant
15 5 (1.10%) IntelliJ
General
1 116 (25.49%) Finance
2 22 (4.84%) Manufacturing
3 21 (4.62%) Telecoms
4 20 (4.40%) Marketing
5 18 (3.96%) Electronics
6 17 (3.74%) Banking
7 6 (1.32%) General Ledger
8 4 (0.88%) Retail
9 2 (0.44%) Back Office
9 2 (0.44%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.44%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.44%) Local Government
10 1 (0.22%) Advertising
10 1 (0.22%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.22%) Billing
10 1 (0.22%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.22%) Legal
Job Titles
1 165 (36.26%) Developer
2 67 (14.73%) Java Developer
3 56 (12.31%) Analyst
4 52 (11.43%) Oracle Developer
5 42 (9.23%) Consultant
6 37 (8.13%) Architect
7 29 (6.37%) Oracle Consultant
8 27 (5.93%) OBIEE Developer
9 26 (5.71%) DBA
10 22 (4.84%) Oracle DBA
11 21 (4.62%) DV Cleared Java Developer
12 20 (4.40%) Administrator
13 17 (3.74%) .NET Developer
13 17 (3.74%) Project Manager
13 17 (3.74%) Systems Administrator
14 16 (3.52%) Linux Engineer
15 15 (3.30%) Oracle Analyst
16 14 (3.08%) C# Developer
16 14 (3.08%) Software Developer
16 14 (3.08%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (10.99%) Spring
2 49 (10.77%) HTML
3 41 (9.01%) XML
4 36 (7.91%) .NET
4 36 (7.91%) jQuery
5 30 (6.59%) CSS
6 27 (5.93%) Hibernate
7 26 (5.71%) JSON
7 26 (5.71%) REST
8 25 (5.49%) J2EE
9 24 (5.27%) EJB
10 21 (4.62%) SOAP
11 20 (4.40%) Web Services
12 19 (4.18%) LAMP
13 18 (3.96%) Middleware
13 18 (3.96%) Oracle Fusion
14 15 (3.30%) ASP.NET
14 15 (3.30%) Java EE
15 14 (3.08%) XSD
16 12 (2.64%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 27 (5.93%) Wiki
2 21 (4.62%) Management Information System
3 16 (3.52%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (3.08%) Data Centre
5 11 (2.42%) NHS
6 10 (2.20%) Cyberthreat
7 9 (1.98%) Clustering
7 9 (1.98%) Freedom of Information
7 9 (1.98%) Freedom of Information Act
7 9 (1.98%) Mainframe
8 6 (1.32%) Computer Science
8 6 (1.32%) Credit Risk
9 5 (1.10%) e-Learning
9 5 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.10%) Fat Client
9 5 (1.10%) Hybrid Cloud
9 5 (1.10%) iPad
9 5 (1.10%) Thin Client
10 4 (0.88%) Data Integration
10 4 (0.88%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 96 (21.10%) Unix
2 76 (16.70%) Linux
3 64 (14.07%) Solaris
4 48 (10.55%) Windows
5 16 (3.52%) CentOS
6 13 (2.86%) Windows Server
7 10 (2.20%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (1.98%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (1.76%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (1.54%) Windows 10
10 7 (1.54%) Windows 7
10 7 (1.54%) Windows 8
11 5 (1.10%) Oracle Linux
12 2 (0.44%) AIX
12 2 (0.44%) Mesosphere
13 1 (0.22%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.22%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (23.30%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (14.73%) Business Intelligence
3 49 (10.77%) DevOps
4 44 (9.67%) Migration
5 39 (8.57%) ERP
6 36 (7.91%) Project Management
7 35 (7.69%) Scrum
8 31 (6.81%) OO
9 30 (6.59%) SDLC
10 28 (6.15%) ITIL
11 27 (5.93%) Continuous Integration
11 27 (5.93%) Data Migration
11 27 (5.93%) SOA
12 23 (5.05%) Configuration Management
13 22 (4.84%) Continuous Improvement
13 22 (4.84%) OOD
13 22 (4.84%) Software Engineering
14 21 (4.62%) MVC
14 21 (4.62%) Performance Tuning
14 21 (4.62%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 159 (34.95%) SQL
2 113 (24.84%) Java
3 96 (21.10%) PL/SQL
4 53 (11.65%) JavaScript
5 44 (9.67%) Perl
6 34 (7.47%) C#
7 30 (6.59%) C
8 23 (5.05%) Python
9 19 (4.18%) Bash Shell
10 17 (3.74%) C++
10 17 (3.74%) Ruby
11 12 (2.64%) Shell Script
12 11 (2.42%) Scala
13 9 (1.98%) PowerShell
14 8 (1.76%) PHP
15 6 (1.32%) VBScript
16 4 (0.88%) Delphi
16 4 (0.88%) PL/1
16 4 (0.88%) VB
16 4 (0.88%) VC++
Qualifications
1 156 (34.29%) Security Cleared
2 78 (17.14%) SC Cleared
3 75 (16.48%) DV Cleared
4 16 (3.52%) RHCE
5 12 (2.64%) Degree
6 6 (1.32%) BPSS Clearance
7 4 (0.88%) HNC
7 4 (0.88%) HND
7 4 (0.88%) Siebel Certification
8 2 (0.44%) ISEB
8 2 (0.44%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.22%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.22%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.22%) PMP
9 1 (0.22%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.64%) Disclosure Scotland
2 10 (2.20%) QA
3 7 (1.54%) Data Quality
4 6 (1.32%) HL7
4 6 (1.32%) SLA
5 4 (0.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.66%) SEPA
7 2 (0.44%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 25 (5.49%) Active Directory
2 21 (4.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (3.52%) Samba
4 13 (2.86%) Oracle RAC
5 8 (1.76%) Xen
6 7 (1.54%) Hyper-V
6 7 (1.54%) VMware ESX
6 7 (1.54%) XenApp
6 7 (1.54%) XenDesktop
7 5 (1.10%) Docker
8 3 (0.66%) Oracle Clusterware
8 3 (0.66%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 3 (0.66%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (0.44%) Firmware
9 2 (0.44%) LXC
9 2 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 36 (7.91%) NetBackup
2 33 (7.25%) Oracle RMAN
3 26 (5.71%) Puppet
4 19 (4.18%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (1.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 7 (1.54%) Microsoft Intune
7 6 (1.32%) Kubernetes
7 6 (1.32%) SCOM
8 5 (1.10%) Data Guard
9 4 (0.88%) Control-M
9 4 (0.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 2 (0.44%) Mesos
10 2 (0.44%) SCCM
11 1 (0.22%) Hyperic
11 1 (0.22%) McAfee ePO
11 1 (0.22%) Tivoli
11 1 (0.22%) Unicenter
11 1 (0.22%) WSUS
Vendors
1 51 (11.21%) Microsoft
2 33 (7.25%) NetApp
3 32 (7.03%) Veritas
4 30 (6.59%) SAP
5 29 (6.37%) Red Hat
6 28 (6.15%) Symantec
7 26 (5.71%) VMware
8 17 (3.74%) IBM
9 13 (2.86%) Citrix
10 12 (2.64%) Sybase
10 12 (2.64%) Teradata
11 11 (2.42%) Cisco
11 11 (2.42%) Siebel
12 10 (2.20%) Intel Security
13 8 (1.76%) Sun
14 7 (1.54%) Dell
14 7 (1.54%) Hyperion
15 6 (1.32%) Cognos
16 5 (1.10%) Wyse
17 4 (0.88%) MicroStrategy
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