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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle
Rank 23 21 23
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Contract jobs citing Oracle 189 223 175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 6.48% 7.03% 6.63%
As % of the Vendors category 16.10% 17.63% 16.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 136 100
Average daily rate £388 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £523
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £383 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.84% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 6
Average hourly rate £43.50 £47.50 £31.20
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.42% +52.24%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £31.92
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +33.14%
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
1174 1265 1088
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 40.23% 39.89% 41.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 771 752 631
Average daily rate £356 £375 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £220 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £538 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 72 56
Average hourly rate £18.50 £22.69 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.46% +44.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.03 £12.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £44.50 £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 13 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle within the South West region over the 3 months to 13 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
Wiltshire +6 50 £394 +5.00% 14
Bristol -12 46 £375 - 29
Gloucestershire -1 44 £500 +11.11% 14
Devon -12 15 £375 - 2
Somerset -1 12 £438 +23.23% 6
Dorset +5 7 £450 +1.69% 7
Oracle
England

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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.

1 204 (49.64%) SQL
2 153 (37.23%) Security Cleared
3 116 (28.22%) Java
4 115 (27.98%) Oracle Database
5 107 (26.03%) SQL Server
6 106 (25.79%) Finance
7 105 (25.55%) Agile Software Development
8 89 (21.65%) HTML
9 87 (21.17%) JavaScript
10 82 (19.95%) SC Cleared
11 74 (18.00%) PL/SQL
12 73 (17.76%) Linux
13 69 (16.79%) DV Cleared
14 68 (16.55%) Business Intelligence
15 65 (15.82%) Oracle Database 11g
16 59 (14.36%) Scrum
17 56 (13.63%) Windows
18 55 (13.38%) ITIL
18 55 (13.38%) .NET
19 53 (12.90%) Unix
20 51 (12.41%) C#
21 44 (10.71%) CSS
22 43 (10.46%) UML
23 42 (10.22%) XML
23 42 (10.22%) Data Warehouse
23 42 (10.22%) ETL
24 38 (9.25%) Data Modelling
24 38 (9.25%) Relational Database
24 38 (9.25%) Analytical Skills
25 37 (9.00%) Oracle BI EE

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 36 (8.76%) SharePoint
2 30 (7.30%) WebLogic
3 26 (6.33%) IIS
4 25 (6.08%) WebSphere
5 21 (5.11%) SAS
6 18 (4.38%) JBoss
7 16 (3.89%) Oracle Workflow
8 11 (2.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 9 (2.19%) Elasticsearch
10 8 (1.95%) Apache
11 6 (1.46%) GlassFish
12 5 (1.22%) MS Exchange
13 4 (0.97%) LiveLink
13 4 (0.97%) Tomcat
14 3 (0.73%) ArcGIS
14 3 (0.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 3 (0.73%) Confluence
15 2 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2007
15 2 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2010
15 2 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (3.16%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.97%) MS Office
3 1 (0.24%) FrameMaker
3 1 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.24%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.24%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 29 (7.06%) Oracle EBS
2 16 (3.89%) Oracle BPM
2 16 (3.89%) Oracle EBS R12
3 12 (2.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 8 (1.95%) Oracle Applications
5 6 (1.46%) Oracle CRM
5 6 (1.46%) Oracle Financials
5 6 (1.46%) Oracle General Ledger
5 6 (1.46%) Oracle Receivables
6 5 (1.22%) BigMachines
6 5 (1.22%) Eloqua
6 5 (1.22%) Oracle Payables
7 4 (0.97%) Oracle Cash Management
7 4 (0.97%) Oracle ERP
8 3 (0.73%) Oracle 11i
9 2 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
9 2 (0.49%) Fredhopper
9 2 (0.49%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
10 1 (0.24%) Magento
10 1 (0.24%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.43%) SaaS
2 5 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.24%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.24%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.46%) DNS
2 5 (1.22%) TCP/IP
3 4 (0.97%) DHCP
3 4 (0.97%) Internet
3 4 (0.97%) SAN
4 3 (0.73%) Firewall
4 3 (0.73%) NAS
5 2 (0.49%) FTP
5 2 (0.49%) HTTP
5 2 (0.49%) Intranet
6 1 (0.24%) AMQP
6 1 (0.24%) Multicast
6 1 (0.24%) SMTP
6 1 (0.24%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (27.98%) Oracle Database
2 107 (26.03%) SQL Server
3 65 (15.82%) Oracle Database 11g
4 42 (10.22%) Data Warehouse
5 38 (9.25%) Relational Database
6 37 (9.00%) Oracle BI EE
7 29 (7.06%) Oracle Reports
8 23 (5.60%) MySQL
9 22 (5.35%) BusinessObjects
9 22 (5.35%) Oracle Database 10g
10 16 (3.89%) Big Data
11 15 (3.65%) PostgreSQL
12 13 (3.16%) Oracle Database 12c
13 12 (2.92%) Data Mining
14 11 (2.68%) DB2
14 11 (2.68%) Hadoop
15 9 (2.19%) MongoDB
15 9 (2.19%) OrientDB
16 8 (1.95%) NoSQL
17 7 (1.70%) Apache Accumulo
Development Applications
1 29 (7.06%) Team Foundation Server
2 24 (5.84%) Toad
3 20 (4.87%) Oracle Forms
4 16 (3.89%) JIRA
5 15 (3.65%) Jenkins
5 15 (3.65%) Selenium
6 13 (3.16%) Maven
6 13 (3.16%) Visual Studio
7 12 (2.92%) Eclipse
8 11 (2.68%) SpecFlow
9 10 (2.43%) Eclipse RCP
10 9 (2.19%) Git (software)
11 8 (1.95%) Ant
11 8 (1.95%) Oracle APEX
12 7 (1.70%) Subversion
13 6 (1.46%) Cucumber
13 6 (1.46%) JUnit
14 5 (1.22%) JDeveloper
14 5 (1.22%) Talend Open Studio
15 4 (0.97%) ClearCase
General
1 106 (25.79%) Finance
2 21 (5.11%) Banking
3 15 (3.65%) Manufacturing
4 14 (3.41%) Telecoms
5 13 (3.16%) Marketing
6 12 (2.92%) Electronics
7 10 (2.43%) Retail
8 5 (1.22%) Aerospace
8 5 (1.22%) Back Office
8 5 (1.22%) Financial Institution
8 5 (1.22%) General Ledger
9 4 (0.97%) Publishing
10 3 (0.73%) Legal
11 2 (0.49%) Billing
11 2 (0.49%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.49%) Local Government
12 1 (0.24%) Automotive
12 1 (0.24%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.24%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.24%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 200 (48.66%) Developer
2 58 (14.11%) Oracle Developer
3 43 (10.46%) Java Developer
4 33 (8.03%) Consultant
5 32 (7.79%) Architect
5 32 (7.79%) DBA
6 30 (7.30%) Analyst
7 21 (5.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 21 (5.11%) Oracle Consultant
8 20 (4.87%) Administrator
9 18 (4.38%) Oracle BI Developer
10 17 (4.14%) .NET Developer
10 17 (4.14%) Siebel Developer
10 17 (4.14%) Solutions Architect
10 17 (4.14%) SQL DBA
11 16 (3.89%) Applications Support
11 16 (3.89%) Oracle DBA
12 15 (3.65%) DV Cleared Java Developer
12 15 (3.65%) SQL Developer
13 13 (3.16%) ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (21.65%) HTML
2 55 (13.38%) .NET
3 44 (10.71%) CSS
4 42 (10.22%) XML
5 34 (8.27%) HTML5
6 32 (7.79%) ASP.NET
7 31 (7.54%) jQuery
8 30 (7.30%) J2EE
9 26 (6.33%) Middleware
10 24 (5.84%) Oracle Fusion
11 23 (5.60%) .NET Framework
12 21 (5.11%) Web Services
13 18 (4.38%) JSON
14 17 (4.14%) Ajax
14 17 (4.14%) Spring
15 15 (3.65%) AngularJS
15 15 (3.65%) EJB
16 14 (3.41%) JSF
17 13 (3.16%) RequireJS
18 12 (2.92%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 38 (9.25%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (2.92%) Management Information System
3 8 (1.95%) Data Centre
4 7 (1.70%) Computer Science
5 6 (1.46%) Mainframe
5 6 (1.46%) Wiki
6 5 (1.22%) Linked Data
6 5 (1.22%) Statistics
7 4 (0.97%) Data Integration
7 4 (0.97%) Replication
8 3 (0.73%) Blackberry
8 3 (0.73%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (0.49%) Clustering
9 2 (0.49%) Cyberthreat
9 2 (0.49%) Data Extraction
9 2 (0.49%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.49%) IBM Mainframe
9 2 (0.49%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.49%) User Experience
10 1 (0.24%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 73 (17.76%) Linux
2 56 (13.63%) Windows
3 53 (12.90%) Unix
4 31 (7.54%) Windows Server
5 29 (7.06%) Windows Server 2003
6 18 (4.38%) Oracle Linux
7 15 (3.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 14 (3.41%) AIX
9 12 (2.92%) Solaris
10 5 (1.22%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (0.73%) CentOS
11 3 (0.73%) Windows 7
11 3 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (0.73%) zOS
12 2 (0.49%) Android
12 2 (0.49%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.24%) Debian
13 1 (0.24%) SUSE
13 1 (0.24%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.24%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (25.55%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (16.55%) Business Intelligence
3 59 (14.36%) Scrum
4 55 (13.38%) ITIL
5 43 (10.46%) UML
6 42 (10.22%) ETL
7 38 (9.25%) Data Modelling
8 37 (9.00%) SOA
9 35 (8.52%) Automated Testing
10 34 (8.27%) CRM
11 33 (8.03%) Software Engineering
11 33 (8.03%) Unit Testing
12 27 (6.57%) SDLC
13 23 (5.60%) Migration
13 23 (5.60%) Service Delivery
14 21 (5.11%) OO
14 21 (5.11%) Web Development
15 20 (4.87%) Configuration Management
15 20 (4.87%) Translating Business Requirements
16 19 (4.62%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 204 (49.64%) SQL
2 116 (28.22%) Java
3 87 (21.17%) JavaScript
4 74 (18.00%) PL/SQL
5 51 (12.41%) C#
6 36 (8.76%) Perl
7 32 (7.79%) Bash Shell
7 32 (7.79%) C++
8 30 (7.30%) Python
9 29 (7.06%) Shell Script
10 23 (5.60%) C
11 15 (3.65%) Ruby
12 13 (3.16%) AWK
12 13 (3.16%) PowerShell
12 13 (3.16%) sed
13 10 (2.43%) Scala
14 9 (2.19%) PHP
14 9 (2.19%) VB
14 9 (2.19%) VB.NET
14 9 (2.19%) VBA
Qualifications
1 153 (37.23%) Security Cleared
2 82 (19.95%) SC Cleared
3 69 (16.79%) DV Cleared
4 13 (3.16%) Degree
5 9 (2.19%) ISTQB
6 8 (1.95%) BPSS Clearance
6 8 (1.95%) ISEB
7 6 (1.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (0.73%) ISEB Practitioner
8 3 (0.73%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 3 (0.73%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.73%) RHCE
9 2 (0.49%) BC Cleared
9 2 (0.49%) HNC
9 2 (0.49%) HND
9 2 (0.49%) MBA
9 2 (0.49%) MCSA
9 2 (0.49%) MCSE
9 2 (0.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.24%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.92%) SLA
2 11 (2.68%) Disclosure Scotland
2 11 (2.68%) QA
3 6 (1.46%) Data Quality
4 5 (1.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.97%) ISO 14001
5 4 (0.97%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.97%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.73%) Basel II
6 3 (0.73%) COBIT
6 3 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.24%) Solvency II
System Software
1 15 (3.65%) Samba
2 11 (2.68%) Active Directory
2 11 (2.68%) NFS
3 8 (1.95%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (1.22%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.73%) Oracle Clusterware
5 3 (0.73%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.49%) Docker
6 2 (0.49%) vSphere
7 1 (0.24%) Firmware
7 1 (0.24%) Xen
Systems Management
1 18 (4.38%) Puppet
2 13 (3.16%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (2.92%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 7 (1.70%) Data Guard
5 4 (0.97%) Oracle RMAN
5 4 (0.97%) WSUS
6 3 (0.73%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (0.73%) Oracle ZFS
7 2 (0.49%) Ansible
7 2 (0.49%) Netcool
7 2 (0.49%) Netcool/OMNIbus
7 2 (0.49%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 2 (0.49%) SolarWinds Orion
7 2 (0.49%) Tivoli
7 2 (0.49%) yum
8 1 (0.24%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.24%) Nagios
8 1 (0.24%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.24%) OpenView
8 1 (0.24%) SCOM
Vendors
1 33 (8.03%) Siebel
2 32 (7.79%) Informatica
3 24 (5.84%) Microsoft
4 23 (5.60%) SAP
5 20 (4.87%) Red Hat
6 16 (3.89%) NetApp
7 14 (3.41%) Citrix
7 14 (3.41%) IBM
7 14 (3.41%) Teradata
8 11 (2.68%) Sybase
9 10 (2.43%) VMware
10 8 (1.95%) Cognos
11 7 (1.70%) Salesforce.com
11 7 (1.70%) webMethods
12 6 (1.46%) Cisco
13 5 (1.22%) Hyperion
13 5 (1.22%) Talend
14 4 (0.97%) Google
14 4 (0.97%) Percona
14 4 (0.97%) Remedy
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