The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the South Yorkshire region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 19 18 9
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -9
Contract jobs citing Oracle 16 18 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 5.18% 5.88% 11.03%
As % of the Vendors category 12.21% 12.77% 24.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 21
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +87.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £300 £151
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £400 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £33.30 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+12.61% -11.20%
Vendors Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
131 141 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 42.39% 46.08% 45.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 73 65
Average daily rate £338 £300 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £134 £175 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £400 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 28 23
Average hourly rate £15.19 £32.50 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.25% +60.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.64 £10.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £44.60 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
Oracle
Yorkshire

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Oracle
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Oracle Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

Oracle
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Oracle Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Oracle
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. 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
Sheffield -5 8 £381 +1.66% 6
Barnsley - - - - 2
Doncaster - - - - 1
Oracle
Yorkshire

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 24 (48.98%) Oracle Database
2 23 (46.94%) Finance
3 20 (40.82%) Linux
4 19 (38.78%) Oracle Database 11g
5 11 (22.45%) SQL
5 11 (22.45%) Oracle RAC
6 10 (20.41%) SQL Server
7 9 (18.37%) UNIX
7 9 (18.37%) Solaris
7 9 (18.37%) Data Guard
8 6 (12.24%) Windows
8 6 (12.24%) .NET
8 6 (12.24%) Data Modelling
8 6 (12.24%) Oracle Database 10g
8 6 (12.24%) Oracle RMAN
9 5 (10.20%) Red Hat
9 5 (10.20%) Banking
9 5 (10.20%) ETL
9 5 (10.20%) WebLogic
9 5 (10.20%) PL/SQL
9 5 (10.20%) ITIL
9 5 (10.20%) Oracle Forms
9 5 (10.20%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (10.20%) Oracle Financials
9 5 (10.20%) Relational Database
9 5 (10.20%) Oracle Payables
9 5 (10.20%) Oracle Receivables
10 4 (8.16%) Oracle Assets
10 4 (8.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (8.16%) Oracle General Ledger

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 5 (10.20%) WebLogic
2 4 (8.16%) Oracle Application Server
3 3 (6.12%) WebSphere
3 3 (6.12%) Oracle 10gAS
3 3 (6.12%) Apache
3 3 (6.12%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (4.08%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.08%) IIS
5 1 (2.04%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.04%) SAS
5 1 (2.04%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (2.04%) nginx
Business Applications
1 5 (10.20%) Oracle Financials
1 5 (10.20%) Oracle Payables
1 5 (10.20%) Oracle Receivables
2 4 (8.16%) Oracle Assets
2 4 (8.16%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (4.08%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (4.08%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.16%) Firewall
2 2 (4.08%) SAN
2 2 (4.08%) FTP
3 1 (2.04%) HTTP
3 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.04%) VPN
3 1 (2.04%) DNS
3 1 (2.04%) HTTPS
3 1 (2.04%) SSL
3 1 (2.04%) LDAP
3 1 (2.04%) LAN
3 1 (2.04%) WAN
3 1 (2.04%) SMTP
3 1 (2.04%) DHCP
3 1 (2.04%) SSH
3 1 (2.04%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (48.98%) Oracle Database
2 19 (38.78%) Oracle Database 11g
3 10 (20.41%) SQL Server
4 6 (12.24%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (10.20%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (10.20%) Relational Database
6 3 (6.12%) Oracle Database 12c
6 3 (6.12%) RDBMS
6 3 (6.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (4.08%) Oracle Discoverer
8 1 (2.04%) MySQL
8 1 (2.04%) DataStage
8 1 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (2.04%) DB2
8 1 (2.04%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (10.20%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (4.08%) Eclipse
2 2 (4.08%) ERwin
2 2 (4.08%) Maven
2 2 (4.08%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.04%) Ant
3 1 (2.04%) JUnit
3 1 (2.04%) JIRA
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (2.04%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.04%) Toad
3 1 (2.04%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 23 (46.94%) Finance
2 5 (10.20%) Banking
3 2 (4.08%) Publishing
4 1 (2.04%) Retail
4 1 (2.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (24.49%) DBA
2 11 (22.45%) Developer
2 11 (22.45%) Oracle DBA
3 6 (12.24%) Analyst
3 6 (12.24%) Consultant
4 5 (10.20%) Oracle Consultant
5 4 (8.16%) Oracle Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Administrator
6 3 (6.12%) Business Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) Ab Initio Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Systems Accountant
7 2 (4.08%) Java Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Data Modeller
7 2 (4.08%) WebLogic Specialist
8 1 (2.04%) BizTalk Consultant
8 1 (2.04%) Agile Business Analyst
8 1 (2.04%) Installations Engineer
8 1 (2.04%) IT Administrator
8 1 (2.04%) Functional Consultant
8 1 (2.04%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.24%) .NET
2 3 (6.12%) Middleware
2 3 (6.12%) Hibernate
2 3 (6.12%) Spring
3 2 (4.08%) SOAP
3 2 (4.08%) XML
4 1 (2.04%) J2EE
4 1 (2.04%) CSS
4 1 (2.04%) WinForms
4 1 (2.04%) HTML
4 1 (2.04%) JSF
4 1 (2.04%) Ajax
4 1 (2.04%) NHibernate
4 1 (2.04%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.04%) Java EE
4 1 (2.04%) Spring MVC
4 1 (2.04%) WCF
4 1 (2.04%) jQuery
4 1 (2.04%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (2.04%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.04%) Thin Client
1 1 (2.04%) Replication
1 1 (2.04%) Clustering
1 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
1 1 (2.04%) Fat Client
1 1 (2.04%) Data Integration
1 1 (2.04%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 20 (40.82%) Linux
2 9 (18.37%) UNIX
2 9 (18.37%) Solaris
3 6 (12.24%) Windows
4 4 (8.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (4.08%) AIX
6 1 (2.04%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (12.24%) Data Modelling
2 5 (10.20%) ITIL
2 5 (10.20%) ETL
3 4 (8.16%) Logistics
4 2 (4.08%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (4.08%) Business Analysis
4 2 (4.08%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (4.08%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (4.08%) Service Management
4 2 (4.08%) TDD
4 2 (4.08%) Data Management
4 2 (4.08%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (4.08%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (2.04%) Waterfall
5 1 (2.04%) Test Strategy
5 1 (2.04%) Analytics
5 1 (2.04%) Master Data Management
5 1 (2.04%) Data Analysis
5 1 (2.04%) SOA
5 1 (2.04%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (22.45%) SQL
2 5 (10.20%) PL/SQL
3 4 (8.16%) Java
3 4 (8.16%) Shell Script
4 2 (4.08%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.04%) Python
5 1 (2.04%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.04%) VB
5 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.04%) Perl
5 1 (2.04%) C#
5 1 (2.04%) VB6
5 1 (2.04%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 2 (4.08%) Oracle Certification
1 2 (4.08%) Degree
1 2 (4.08%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.08%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.04%) Sun Certification
2 1 (2.04%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) QA
2 1 (2.04%) HL7
2 1 (2.04%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.04%) COBIT
System Software
1 11 (22.45%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (12.24%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (2.04%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.04%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 9 (18.37%) Data Guard
2 4 (8.16%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 4 (8.16%) Control-M
3 1 (2.04%) Puppet
3 1 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.04%) Hyperic
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 5 (10.20%) Red Hat
2 4 (8.16%) Ab Initio
2 4 (8.16%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.16%) BMC
3 3 (6.12%) Informatica
3 3 (6.12%) SAP
4 2 (4.08%) JBoss
5 1 (2.04%) Cognos
5 1 (2.04%) Trillium
5 1 (2.04%) IBM
5 1 (2.04%) Retek
5 1 (2.04%) Sun
5 1 (2.04%) Citrix
5 1 (2.04%) VMware
5 1 (2.04%) Axway
5 1 (2.04%) Twitter
5 1 (2.04%) Salesforce.com