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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle
Rank 19 24 24
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Contract jobs citing Oracle 206 204 217
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 7.30% 6.17% 6.54%
As % of the Vendors category 17.58% 15.10% 16.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 140 127
Median daily rate £388 £405 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.32% -2.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £317
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £532 £579
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 4
Median hourly rate £18.25 £42.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.05% +88.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.65 £30.00 £20.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.85 £44.06 £27.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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
1172 1351 1355
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 41.53% 40.83% 40.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 726 807 858
Median daily rate £363 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £190 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £515 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 85 74
Median hourly rate £24.50 £22.25 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.11% +11.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.78 £12.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £49.19 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £17.89 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+0.64% -0.63%

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 28 September 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 28 September 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 +12 67 £400 -8.57% 9
Bristol -3 46 £375 -7.40% 20
Wiltshire +9 43 £400 +3.22% 5
Dorset +2 12 £409 -15.72% 13
Devon -5 11 £338 -16.66% 4
Somerset -4 3 £363 -4.91% 5
Cornwall - 1 - -
Oracle
England

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 September 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.

1 178 (39.73%) SQL
2 149 (33.26%) Security Cleared
3 142 (31.70%) Oracle Database
4 126 (28.13%) Finance
5 118 (26.34%) Java
6 111 (24.78%) Agile Software Development
7 102 (22.77%) PL/SQL
8 89 (19.87%) Unix
9 79 (17.63%) SQL Server
10 77 (17.19%) Business Intelligence
11 73 (16.29%) DV Cleared
12 71 (15.85%) Linux
13 68 (15.18%) SC Cleared
14 62 (13.84%) JavaScript
15 58 (12.95%) Oracle Database 11g
16 55 (12.28%) Oracle EBS
17 53 (11.83%) Solaris
18 50 (11.16%) Oracle EBS R12
19 48 (10.71%) Migration
20 47 (10.49%) HTML
20 47 (10.49%) Spring
21 46 (10.27%) Microsoft
21 46 (10.27%) Relational Database
22 45 (10.04%) DevOps
23 40 (8.93%) .NET
23 40 (8.93%) Windows
24 39 (8.71%) ERP
24 39 (8.71%) Scrum
24 39 (8.71%) JIRA
25 38 (8.48%) WebLogic

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 38 (8.48%) WebLogic
2 34 (7.59%) WebSphere
3 30 (6.70%) JBoss
4 26 (5.80%) SharePoint
5 22 (4.91%) Apache
6 18 (4.02%) Confluence
6 18 (4.02%) Tomcat
7 17 (3.79%) GlassFish
8 13 (2.90%) SAS
9 5 (1.12%) Apache Solr
9 5 (1.12%) Apache Spark
9 5 (1.12%) IIS
9 5 (1.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 5 (1.12%) Skype for Business
10 4 (0.89%) Oracle Service Bus
10 4 (0.89%) Oracle UPK
11 3 (0.67%) MS Exchange
11 3 (0.67%) Oracle Application Server
12 2 (0.45%) CMS
12 2 (0.45%) Oracle 10gAS
Applications
1 10 (2.23%) MS Office
2 9 (2.01%) MS Excel
3 4 (0.89%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.45%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 55 (12.28%) Oracle EBS
2 50 (11.16%) Oracle EBS R12
3 25 (5.58%) Oracle ERP
4 22 (4.91%) Oracle Applications
5 21 (4.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 18 (4.02%) Oracle Payables
7 15 (3.35%) Oracle Receivables
8 12 (2.68%) Oracle Cash Management
8 12 (2.68%) Oracle iProcurement
8 12 (2.68%) Oracle Payroll
9 10 (2.23%) Oracle ASCP
10 9 (2.01%) Oracle General Ledger
11 8 (1.79%) Oracle SCM
12 7 (1.56%) Oracle BPM
12 7 (1.56%) Oracle Financials
13 6 (1.34%) Oracle Assets
13 6 (1.34%) Oracle Internet Expenses
13 6 (1.34%) PeopleSoft HRMS
14 5 (1.12%) Oracle 11i
15 4 (0.89%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.79%) GitHub
2 4 (0.89%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (0.67%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.67%) Taleo
4 1 (0.22%) IaaS
4 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.22%) Office 365
4 1 (0.22%) SaaS
4 1 (0.22%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.46%) TCP/IP
2 6 (1.34%) Firewall
3 5 (1.12%) DHCP
3 5 (1.12%) DNS
4 4 (0.89%) LAN
4 4 (0.89%) Network Security
4 4 (0.89%) VPN
4 4 (0.89%) WAN
5 3 (0.67%) SAN
5 3 (0.67%) SNMP
6 2 (0.45%) WebEx
7 1 (0.22%) FTP
7 1 (0.22%) NAS
7 1 (0.22%) NetScaler
7 1 (0.22%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 142 (31.70%) Oracle Database
2 79 (17.63%) SQL Server
3 58 (12.95%) Oracle Database 11g
4 46 (10.27%) Relational Database
5 33 (7.37%) Oracle Database 10g
6 30 (6.70%) MySQL
7 29 (6.47%) Oracle BI EE
8 27 (6.03%) Data Warehouse
9 25 (5.58%) Oracle Reports
10 23 (5.13%) Hadoop
11 20 (4.46%) Oracle ODI
12 19 (4.24%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 16 (3.57%) Big Data
13 16 (3.57%) BusinessObjects
14 14 (3.13%) Oracle Database 12c
15 13 (2.90%) OrientDB
15 13 (2.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 10 (2.23%) OLAP
16 10 (2.23%) Oracle OLAP
17 9 (2.01%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 39 (8.71%) JIRA
2 34 (7.59%) Jenkins
3 25 (5.58%) Git (software)
4 24 (5.36%) Eclipse
5 20 (4.46%) Oracle Forms
6 17 (3.79%) Hudson
7 16 (3.57%) Eclipse RCP
7 16 (3.57%) Maven
8 15 (3.35%) Oracle APEX
8 15 (3.35%) Selenium
8 15 (3.35%) Visual Studio
9 13 (2.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 11 (2.46%) Cucumber
11 8 (1.79%) JUnit
12 7 (1.56%) Ant
12 7 (1.56%) Bitbucket
12 7 (1.56%) Subversion
13 6 (1.34%) Gradle
13 6 (1.34%) JMeter
13 6 (1.34%) PeopleTools
General
1 126 (28.13%) Finance
2 26 (5.80%) Telecoms
3 24 (5.36%) Manufacturing
4 23 (5.13%) Marketing
5 21 (4.69%) Electronics
6 15 (3.35%) Banking
7 7 (1.56%) General Ledger
8 4 (0.89%) Financial Institution
8 4 (0.89%) Investment Banking
9 3 (0.67%) Retail
10 2 (0.45%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.45%) Local Government
11 1 (0.22%) Back Office
11 1 (0.22%) Legal
Job Titles
1 178 (39.73%) Developer
2 69 (15.40%) Java Developer
3 61 (13.62%) Oracle Developer
4 58 (12.95%) Analyst
5 43 (9.60%) Consultant
6 31 (6.92%) Oracle Consultant
7 30 (6.70%) DBA
8 26 (5.80%) OBIEE Developer
8 26 (5.80%) Oracle DBA
9 24 (5.36%) Administrator
10 23 (5.13%) .NET Developer
11 22 (4.91%) DV Cleared Java Developer
12 21 (4.69%) Architect
13 17 (3.79%) Software Developer
13 17 (3.79%) Systems Administrator
14 16 (3.57%) ASP.NET Developer
14 16 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 16 (3.57%) C# .NET Developer
14 16 (3.57%) C# Developer
15 15 (3.35%) Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (10.49%) HTML
1 47 (10.49%) Spring
2 40 (8.93%) .NET
3 37 (8.26%) CSS
4 36 (8.04%) jQuery
4 36 (8.04%) JSON
5 34 (7.59%) XML
6 33 (7.37%) REST
7 32 (7.14%) J2EE
7 32 (7.14%) SOAP
8 30 (6.70%) Hibernate
9 26 (5.80%) EJB
10 22 (4.91%) Web Services
11 21 (4.69%) ASP.NET
12 20 (4.46%) AngularJS
13 18 (4.02%) ASP.NET MVC
13 18 (4.02%) ASP.NET Web API
13 18 (4.02%) Oracle Fusion
13 18 (4.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 17 (3.79%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 22 (4.91%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (3.57%) Management Information System
3 15 (3.35%) Wiki
4 11 (2.46%) Data Centre
4 11 (2.46%) Mainframe
5 10 (2.23%) NHS
6 9 (2.01%) Cyberthreat
7 7 (1.56%) Freedom of Information
7 7 (1.56%) Freedom of Information Act
7 7 (1.56%) iPad
8 6 (1.34%) Clustering
8 6 (1.34%) Credit Risk
8 6 (1.34%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.12%) Hybrid Cloud
10 4 (0.89%) Blockchain
10 4 (0.89%) Computer Science
10 4 (0.89%) Cryptocurrency
10 4 (0.89%) e-Learning
10 4 (0.89%) User Experience
11 3 (0.67%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 89 (19.87%) Unix
2 71 (15.85%) Linux
3 53 (11.83%) Solaris
4 40 (8.93%) Windows
5 13 (2.90%) Windows Server
6 8 (1.79%) AIX
7 7 (1.56%) CentOS
8 6 (1.34%) Oracle Linux
8 6 (1.34%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (1.34%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (1.12%) Windows 7
9 5 (1.12%) Windows 8
10 4 (0.89%) Windows 10
10 4 (0.89%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.45%) Mesosphere
13 1 (0.22%) HPUX
13 1 (0.22%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.22%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (24.78%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (17.19%) Business Intelligence
3 48 (10.71%) Migration
4 45 (10.04%) DevOps
5 39 (8.71%) ERP
5 39 (8.71%) Scrum
6 32 (7.14%) OO
7 28 (6.25%) Project Management
8 27 (6.03%) Continuous Integration
9 26 (5.80%) Data Migration
9 26 (5.80%) MVC
9 26 (5.80%) OOD
9 26 (5.80%) Performance Tuning
9 26 (5.80%) SOA
10 24 (5.36%) ITIL
10 24 (5.36%) Programme Management
10 24 (5.36%) SDLC
11 21 (4.69%) Digital Marketing
11 21 (4.69%) Software Engineering
12 18 (4.02%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 178 (39.73%) SQL
2 118 (26.34%) Java
3 102 (22.77%) PL/SQL
4 62 (13.84%) JavaScript
5 35 (7.81%) C#
6 33 (7.37%) Perl
7 30 (6.70%) C
8 21 (4.69%) Bash Shell
9 20 (4.46%) Python
10 17 (3.79%) C++
11 14 (3.13%) Shell Script
12 9 (2.01%) Ruby
13 8 (1.79%) Scala
14 6 (1.34%) PowerShell
15 5 (1.12%) PHP
16 3 (0.67%) PeopleCode
16 3 (0.67%) SQR
16 3 (0.67%) VB
16 3 (0.67%) VBScript
17 2 (0.45%) REXX
Qualifications
1 149 (33.26%) Security Cleared
2 73 (16.29%) DV Cleared
3 68 (15.18%) SC Cleared
4 10 (2.23%) Degree
5 7 (1.56%) RHCE
6 5 (1.12%) BPSS Clearance
6 5 (1.12%) ISEB
7 4 (0.89%) HNC
7 4 (0.89%) HND
7 4 (0.89%) ISTQB
7 4 (0.89%) Oracle Certification
7 4 (0.89%) Siebel Certification
8 1 (0.22%) AAT
8 1 (0.22%) CCAB
8 1 (0.22%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.22%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.22%) PMP
8 1 (0.22%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.79%) QA
2 7 (1.56%) Disclosure Scotland
3 6 (1.34%) Data Quality
3 6 (1.34%) HL7
3 6 (1.34%) SLA
4 4 (0.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.45%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.45%) SDET
5 2 (0.45%) SEPA
5 2 (0.45%) SSAE 16
6 1 (0.22%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 17 (3.79%) Oracle RAC
2 13 (2.90%) Active Directory
3 12 (2.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (1.56%) Samba
4 7 (1.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 7 (1.56%) Xen
5 5 (1.12%) Docker
5 5 (1.12%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.89%) VMware ESX
6 4 (0.89%) XenApp
6 4 (0.89%) XenDesktop
7 3 (0.67%) Oracle Clusterware
7 3 (0.67%) Terminal Services
7 3 (0.67%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.45%) Firmware
8 2 (0.45%) LXC
8 2 (0.45%) RACF
8 2 (0.45%) SRDF
8 2 (0.45%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.22%) NFS
Systems Management
1 28 (6.25%) NetBackup
2 23 (5.13%) Oracle RMAN
3 17 (3.79%) Puppet
4 15 (3.35%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (2.23%) SCOM
6 7 (1.56%) Control-M
6 7 (1.56%) Data Guard
6 7 (1.56%) Microsoft Intune
6 7 (1.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 6 (1.34%) Kubernetes
8 2 (0.45%) CA Endevor
8 2 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (0.45%) Mesos
9 1 (0.22%) HP Data Protector
9 1 (0.22%) Nagios
9 1 (0.22%) SCCM
9 1 (0.22%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 46 (10.27%) Microsoft
2 29 (6.47%) SAP
3 24 (5.36%) IBM
4 22 (4.91%) Veritas
5 20 (4.46%) NetApp
6 19 (4.24%) Red Hat
7 18 (4.02%) Symantec
8 17 (3.79%) Teradata
9 16 (3.57%) Sybase
10 14 (3.13%) Sun
11 13 (2.90%) VMware
12 12 (2.68%) Citrix
13 11 (2.46%) Siebel
14 10 (2.23%) Intel Security
15 7 (1.56%) Hyperion
16 6 (1.34%) PeopleSoft
17 5 (1.12%) Cisco
17 5 (1.12%) MicroStrategy
18 4 (0.89%) HP
18 4 (0.89%) Murex
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