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 2 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
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle
Rank 18 25 19
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -6
Contract jobs citing Oracle 247 197 227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 8.20% 6.31% 7.60%
As % of the Vendors category 18.68% 16.91% 17.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 135 134
Median daily rate £378 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.13% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £479 £546
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £397 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.75% +5.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 4
Median hourly rate £36.25 £25.00 £34.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.00% -27.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.25 £21.75 £33.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.25 £30.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £30.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -14.28%
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
1322 1165 1285
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 43.89% 37.29% 43.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 809 694 840
Median daily rate £365 £363 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.68% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £485 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 98 65
Median hourly rate £22.00 £20.19 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.99% +6.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £47.66 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.51% +5.71%

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 2 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 2 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 0 70 £435 +6.74% 18
Bristol +19 64 £400 +14.28% 26
Wiltshire -11 37 £450 +38.46% 11
Dorset +9 21 £425 +34.92% 3
Devon +13 10 £350 -6.66% 8
Somerset -12 2 - - 3
Cornwall +7 1 - -
Oracle
England

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 2 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.

1 151 (34.79%) SQL
2 147 (33.87%) Security Cleared
3 117 (26.96%) Java
3 117 (26.96%) Finance
4 107 (24.65%) Oracle Database
5 93 (21.43%) Unix
6 92 (21.20%) Agile Software Development
7 85 (19.59%) PL/SQL
8 75 (17.28%) SQL Server
9 73 (16.82%) SC Cleared
10 71 (16.36%) DV Cleared
11 68 (15.67%) Linux
12 62 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
13 54 (12.44%) Microsoft
13 54 (12.44%) HTML
14 53 (12.21%) JavaScript
15 50 (11.52%) Spring
16 49 (11.29%) Windows
17 48 (11.06%) JIRA
18 47 (10.83%) Oracle Database 11g
19 46 (10.60%) XML
19 46 (10.60%) Perl
19 46 (10.60%) Oracle EBS
20 44 (10.14%) Solaris
21 43 (9.91%) Migration
21 43 (9.91%) Oracle EBS R12
22 39 (8.99%) Relational Database
23 38 (8.76%) MySQL
24 37 (8.53%) DevOps
24 37 (8.53%) Jenkins

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 (7.60%) WebLogic
2 31 (7.14%) WebSphere
3 30 (6.91%) Apache
4 27 (6.22%) JBoss
5 25 (5.76%) Tomcat
6 18 (4.15%) Confluence
7 17 (3.92%) SharePoint
8 15 (3.46%) GlassFish
9 13 (3.00%) IIS
10 10 (2.30%) SAS
11 6 (1.38%) Skype for Business
12 5 (1.15%) Oracle UPK
13 4 (0.92%) MS Exchange
14 3 (0.69%) Apache Spark
14 3 (0.69%) BizTalk Server
14 3 (0.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 3 (0.69%) CMS
14 3 (0.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 2 (0.46%) Elasticsearch
15 2 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 11 (2.53%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.30%) MS Office
3 3 (0.69%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.46%) MS Project
5 1 (0.23%) FrameMaker
5 1 (0.23%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 46 (10.60%) Oracle EBS
2 43 (9.91%) Oracle EBS R12
3 23 (5.30%) Oracle Applications
4 20 (4.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 18 (4.15%) Oracle ERP
6 14 (3.23%) Oracle Payables
7 12 (2.76%) Oracle Payroll
8 11 (2.53%) Oracle ASCP
8 11 (2.53%) Oracle BPM
8 11 (2.53%) Oracle Receivables
9 10 (2.30%) Oracle iProcurement
10 9 (2.07%) Oracle SCM
11 8 (1.84%) Oracle Cash Management
12 7 (1.61%) Oracle General Ledger
13 6 (1.38%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
14 5 (1.15%) Oracle 11i
14 5 (1.15%) Oracle Assets
14 5 (1.15%) Oracle Financials
14 5 (1.15%) Oracle Internet Expenses
15 2 (0.46%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.84%) GitHub
2 6 (1.38%) SaaS
3 4 (0.92%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.92%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (0.69%) Taleo
5 1 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 23 (5.30%) TCP/IP
2 11 (2.53%) DHCP
2 11 (2.53%) DNS
3 10 (2.30%) Firewall
4 7 (1.61%) LAN
4 7 (1.61%) WAN
5 6 (1.38%) VPN
6 4 (0.92%) Network Security
6 4 (0.92%) SAN
7 3 (0.69%) SNMP
8 2 (0.46%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.23%) HTTP
9 1 (0.23%) Multicast
9 1 (0.23%) NAS
9 1 (0.23%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (24.65%) Oracle Database
2 75 (17.28%) SQL Server
3 47 (10.83%) Oracle Database 11g
4 39 (8.99%) Relational Database
5 38 (8.76%) MySQL
6 29 (6.68%) Oracle Database 10g
7 24 (5.53%) Oracle BI EE
7 24 (5.53%) Oracle Reports
8 21 (4.84%) Oracle ODI
9 20 (4.61%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 19 (4.38%) Oracle Database 12c
11 18 (4.15%) Hadoop
12 15 (3.46%) Big Data
13 12 (2.76%) Data Warehouse
14 10 (2.30%) Neo4j
14 10 (2.30%) OrientDB
15 8 (1.84%) Oracle9i Database
16 7 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
17 6 (1.38%) Oracle Discoverer
18 5 (1.15%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 48 (11.06%) JIRA
2 37 (8.53%) Jenkins
3 19 (4.38%) Git (software)
4 17 (3.92%) Eclipse
5 16 (3.69%) Oracle Forms
6 15 (3.46%) Hudson
6 15 (3.46%) Oracle APEX
7 14 (3.23%) Eclipse RCP
8 13 (3.00%) Maven
9 12 (2.76%) Cucumber
9 12 (2.76%) Subversion
9 12 (2.76%) Visual Studio
10 11 (2.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 10 (2.30%) ClearCase
11 10 (2.30%) JUnit
11 10 (2.30%) Selenium
12 9 (2.07%) Bitbucket
13 8 (1.84%) Vagrant
14 7 (1.61%) Gradle
15 5 (1.15%) Mockito
General
1 117 (26.96%) Finance
2 24 (5.53%) Manufacturing
3 23 (5.30%) Telecoms
4 22 (5.07%) Marketing
5 20 (4.61%) Electronics
6 18 (4.15%) Banking
7 7 (1.61%) General Ledger
8 5 (1.15%) Back Office
8 5 (1.15%) Retail
9 3 (0.69%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.46%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.46%) Local Government
11 1 (0.23%) Advertising
11 1 (0.23%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.23%) Billing
11 1 (0.23%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.23%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 174 (40.09%) Developer
2 70 (16.13%) Java Developer
3 53 (12.21%) Oracle Developer
4 50 (11.52%) Analyst
5 37 (8.53%) Architect
6 33 (7.60%) Consultant
7 25 (5.76%) Oracle Consultant
8 23 (5.30%) DBA
9 21 (4.84%) OBIEE Developer
10 19 (4.38%) DV Cleared Java Developer
11 17 (3.92%) Oracle DBA
12 16 (3.69%) Linux Engineer
12 16 (3.69%) Project Manager
13 15 (3.46%) .NET Developer
13 15 (3.46%) Software Developer
14 14 (3.23%) Oracle Analyst
15 13 (3.00%) Senior Developer
16 12 (2.76%) Applications Developer
16 12 (2.76%) C# Developer
16 12 (2.76%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (12.44%) HTML
2 50 (11.52%) Spring
3 46 (10.60%) XML
4 35 (8.06%) .NET
5 33 (7.60%) jQuery
6 31 (7.14%) CSS
7 30 (6.91%) J2EE
8 28 (6.45%) Hibernate
9 27 (6.22%) EJB
10 24 (5.53%) Web Services
11 23 (5.30%) REST
12 20 (4.61%) JSON
13 19 (4.38%) SOAP
14 17 (3.92%) LAMP
15 14 (3.23%) ASP.NET
15 14 (3.23%) Middleware
15 14 (3.23%) Oracle Fusion
15 14 (3.23%) Swing
15 14 (3.23%) SWT
15 14 (3.23%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 24 (5.53%) Wiki
2 14 (3.23%) Data Centre
3 13 (3.00%) Management Information System
4 12 (2.76%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (2.07%) Mainframe
6 8 (1.84%) Cyberthreat
6 8 (1.84%) NHS
7 6 (1.38%) Clustering
7 6 (1.38%) Credit Risk
7 6 (1.38%) Freedom of Information
7 6 (1.38%) Freedom of Information Act
8 5 (1.15%) e-Learning
8 5 (1.15%) Fat Client
8 5 (1.15%) Thin Client
8 5 (1.15%) User Experience
9 4 (0.92%) Computer Science
9 4 (0.92%) Data Integration
9 4 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (0.92%) iPad
9 4 (0.92%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 93 (21.43%) Unix
2 68 (15.67%) Linux
3 49 (11.29%) Windows
4 44 (10.14%) Solaris
5 14 (3.23%) CentOS
6 13 (3.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (2.76%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (2.53%) Windows Server
8 11 (2.53%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (1.84%) Oracle Linux
10 7 (1.61%) Windows 10
10 7 (1.61%) Windows 7
10 7 (1.61%) Windows 8
11 6 (1.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.46%) AIX
12 2 (0.46%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.46%) Mesosphere
13 1 (0.23%) Android
13 1 (0.23%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (21.20%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 43 (9.91%) Migration
4 37 (8.53%) DevOps
5 34 (7.83%) OO
6 32 (7.37%) Scrum
7 31 (7.14%) ERP
8 30 (6.91%) SDLC
9 29 (6.68%) SOA
10 27 (6.22%) ITIL
11 25 (5.76%) Data Migration
11 25 (5.76%) Project Management
12 24 (5.53%) Continuous Integration
13 23 (5.30%) Programme Management
14 22 (5.07%) Continuous Improvement
15 21 (4.84%) Configuration Management
15 21 (4.84%) MVC
16 20 (4.61%) Digital Marketing
16 20 (4.61%) OOD
16 20 (4.61%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 151 (34.79%) SQL
2 117 (26.96%) Java
3 85 (19.59%) PL/SQL
4 53 (12.21%) JavaScript
5 46 (10.60%) Perl
6 33 (7.60%) C
6 33 (7.60%) C#
7 25 (5.76%) Python
8 20 (4.61%) Bash Shell
8 20 (4.61%) Ruby
9 14 (3.23%) C++
10 11 (2.53%) PowerShell
11 10 (2.30%) PHP
11 10 (2.30%) Scala
11 10 (2.30%) Shell Script
12 8 (1.84%) Delphi
12 8 (1.84%) PL/1
13 7 (1.61%) VB
14 6 (1.38%) VB.NET
14 6 (1.38%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 147 (33.87%) Security Cleared
2 73 (16.82%) SC Cleared
3 71 (16.36%) DV Cleared
4 14 (3.23%) RHCE
5 5 (1.15%) BPSS Clearance
5 5 (1.15%) Degree
6 4 (0.92%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.69%) Siebel Certification
8 2 (0.46%) BC Cleared
8 2 (0.46%) ISEB
8 2 (0.46%) MCSA
8 2 (0.46%) MCSE
8 2 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.23%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.23%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 1 (0.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.23%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.23%) PMP
9 1 (0.23%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.76%) Disclosure Scotland
2 10 (2.30%) QA
3 7 (1.61%) Data Quality
4 6 (1.38%) HL7
4 6 (1.38%) SLA
5 5 (1.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.69%) SEPA
7 2 (0.46%) SSAE 16
8 1 (0.23%) Basel II
System Software
1 27 (6.22%) Active Directory
2 24 (5.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (3.23%) Samba
4 10 (2.30%) VMware ESX
5 9 (2.07%) Oracle RAC
6 8 (1.84%) Xen
7 7 (1.61%) Hyper-V
7 7 (1.61%) XenApp
7 7 (1.61%) XenDesktop
8 5 (1.15%) Docker
8 5 (1.15%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (0.92%) Oracle Clusterware
10 3 (0.69%) Virtual Machines
11 2 (0.46%) Firmware
11 2 (0.46%) LXC
11 2 (0.46%) vSphere
12 1 (0.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 25 (5.76%) Oracle RMAN
2 24 (5.53%) NetBackup
3 23 (5.30%) Puppet
4 18 (4.15%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (2.30%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 7 (1.61%) Microsoft Intune
7 6 (1.38%) Kubernetes
8 5 (1.15%) Data Guard
9 4 (0.92%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 4 (0.92%) WSUS
10 3 (0.69%) SCOM
11 2 (0.46%) Mesos
11 2 (0.46%) SCCM
12 1 (0.23%) Control-M
12 1 (0.23%) HP Quality Center
12 1 (0.23%) Hyperic
12 1 (0.23%) McAfee ePO
12 1 (0.23%) Oracle ZFS
12 1 (0.23%) Tivoli
12 1 (0.23%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 54 (12.44%) Microsoft
2 32 (7.37%) SAP
3 29 (6.68%) VMware
4 27 (6.22%) NetApp
5 25 (5.76%) Red Hat
6 23 (5.30%) Veritas
7 20 (4.61%) Symantec
8 17 (3.92%) Sybase
9 12 (2.76%) Citrix
9 12 (2.76%) IBM
10 10 (2.30%) Cisco
10 10 (2.30%) Hyperion
10 10 (2.30%) Teradata
11 7 (1.61%) Dell
11 7 (1.61%) Intel Security
12 6 (1.38%) Google
12 6 (1.38%) Siebel
13 5 (1.15%) Cognos
13 5 (1.15%) Sun
13 5 (1.15%) Wyse
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