The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 December 2014 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
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 14 14 15
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs citing Oracle 24 29 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 7.25% 9.32% 7.99%
As % of the Vendors category 15.09% 20.57% 18.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 15 16
Average daily rate
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£456 £338 £171
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.18% +97.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £258 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £365 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Average hourly rate - £23.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.40 £30.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+21.32% -11.75%
Oracle
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the South Yorkshire region.

Vendors Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
159 141 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 48.04% 45.34% 44.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 59 53
Average daily rate £375 £300 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -6.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £200 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £423 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 24 19
Average hourly rate £36.00 £23.75 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.57% +43.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.29 £9.00 £10.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £35.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

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 29 December 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 29 December 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
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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 +1 20 £463 +32.14% 2
Doncaster +2 1 £350 +12.90%
Rotherham - - - -
Barnsley - - - -
Oracle
Yorkshire

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 27 (48.21%) SQL
2 25 (44.64%) Oracle Database
3 22 (39.29%) Oracle Database 11g
4 19 (33.93%) Finance
5 17 (30.36%) UNIX
6 13 (23.21%) Linux
6 13 (23.21%) PL/SQL
6 13 (23.21%) Data Modelling
7 12 (21.43%) Shell Script
7 12 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (21.43%) WebSphere
8 11 (19.64%) ETL
8 11 (19.64%) SAS
9 10 (17.86%) Banking
9 10 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (17.86%) Dimensional Modelling
10 9 (16.07%) Apache
10 9 (16.07%) Windows
11 7 (12.50%) NetApp
11 7 (12.50%) Solaris
11 7 (12.50%) SQL Server
11 7 (12.50%) Tomcat
11 7 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
12 6 (10.71%) Disaster Recovery
12 6 (10.71%) Data Management
12 6 (10.71%) Cisco
12 6 (10.71%) Oracle Database 10g
12 6 (10.71%) XML
12 6 (10.71%) ITIL
12 6 (10.71%) EMC

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 12 (21.43%) WebSphere
2 11 (19.64%) SAS
3 9 (16.07%) Apache
4 7 (12.50%) Tomcat
5 5 (8.93%) SharePoint
6 4 (7.14%) JBoss
7 3 (5.36%) IIS
8 2 (3.57%) Oracle Coherence
8 2 (3.57%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (3.57%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 1 (1.79%) NetWeaver
9 1 (1.79%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (1.79%) CMS
9 1 (1.79%) WebLogic
9 1 (1.79%) Lotus Domino
9 1 (1.79%) nginx
9 1 (1.79%) Magnolia
Business Applications
1 4 (7.14%) Oracle Financials
1 4 (7.14%) Oracle General Ledger
1 4 (7.14%) Oracle Payables
1 4 (7.14%) Oracle Receivables
1 4 (7.14%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.14%) DHCP
1 4 (7.14%) HTTP
1 4 (7.14%) DNS
2 3 (5.36%) SAN
2 3 (5.36%) NAS
3 2 (3.57%) FCoE
3 2 (3.57%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (3.57%) Multicast
3 2 (3.57%) Firewall
3 2 (3.57%) iSCSI
3 2 (3.57%) HTTPS
3 2 (3.57%) LAN
3 2 (3.57%) WAN
4 1 (1.79%) SMTP
4 1 (1.79%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.79%) SSL
4 1 (1.79%) DMZ
4 1 (1.79%) SSH
4 1 (1.79%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (44.64%) Oracle Database
2 22 (39.29%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 6 (10.71%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (8.93%) Relational Database
5 5 (8.93%) Base SAS
6 3 (5.36%) MySQL
6 3 (5.36%) RDBMS
7 2 (3.57%) DB2
8 1 (1.79%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.79%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.79%) HBase
8 1 (1.79%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.79%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (1.79%) ERwin
2 1 (1.79%) JIRA
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle APEX
General
1 19 (33.93%) Finance
2 10 (17.86%) Banking
3 2 (3.57%) Retail
4 1 (1.79%) Marketing
4 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (23.21%) Developer
2 8 (14.29%) Analyst
3 7 (12.50%) Deployment Engineer
4 6 (10.71%) Ab Initio Developer
5 5 (8.93%) Oracle DBA
5 5 (8.93%) Data Modeller
5 5 (8.93%) SAS Developer
5 5 (8.93%) DBA
5 5 (8.93%) Storage Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) Senior Storage Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) Support Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Systems Accountant
7 3 (5.36%) Business Analyst
8 2 (3.57%) Architect
8 2 (3.57%) Consultant
8 2 (3.57%) Test Analyst
8 2 (3.57%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (3.57%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.71%) XML
1 6 (10.71%) Middleware
2 4 (7.14%) HTML
3 3 (5.36%) .NET
4 2 (3.57%) XSLT
4 2 (3.57%) Spring
4 2 (3.57%) Rendezvous
4 2 (3.57%) REST
5 1 (1.79%) Hibernate
5 1 (1.79%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (1.79%) XSD
5 1 (1.79%) NHibernate
5 1 (1.79%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.79%) JSON
5 1 (1.79%) Spring MVC
5 1 (1.79%) WCF
5 1 (1.79%) Spring Web Flow
5 1 (1.79%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 1 (1.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (1.79%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.14%) CLARiiON
3 3 (5.36%) Data Integration
4 2 (3.57%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.79%) Clustering
5 1 (1.79%) Statistics
5 1 (1.79%) FMCG
5 1 (1.79%) iSeries
5 1 (1.79%) Open Source
5 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (30.36%) UNIX
2 13 (23.21%) Linux
3 9 (16.07%) Windows
4 7 (12.50%) Solaris
5 4 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.79%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (23.21%) Data Modelling
2 12 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (19.64%) ETL
4 10 (17.86%) Dimensional Modelling
5 7 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (10.71%) Data Management
6 6 (10.71%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (10.71%) ITIL
7 4 (7.14%) BCP
7 4 (7.14%) Logistics
7 4 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (5.36%) Data Security
8 3 (5.36%) Change Management
8 3 (5.36%) Logical Data Model
9 2 (3.57%) Scrum
9 2 (3.57%) Mentoring
9 2 (3.57%) SOA
9 2 (3.57%) Security Management
9 2 (3.57%) Benchmarking
9 2 (3.57%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 27 (48.21%) SQL
2 13 (23.21%) PL/SQL
3 12 (21.43%) Shell Script
4 5 (8.93%) Java
5 3 (5.36%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.79%) Perl
6 1 (1.79%) PHP
6 1 (1.79%) C#
6 1 (1.79%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.79%) Python
6 1 (1.79%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 3 (5.36%) SC Cleared
1 3 (5.36%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.57%) ISEB
3 1 (1.79%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.79%) Degree
3 1 (1.79%) NCDA
3 1 (1.79%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.14%) QA
2 2 (3.57%) SLA
3 1 (1.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.79%) COBIT
System Software
1 5 (8.93%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.14%) vSphere
2 4 (7.14%) vCloud
3 3 (5.36%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (3.57%) Xen
4 2 (3.57%) KVM
4 2 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.57%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.57%) SRDF
4 2 (3.57%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (8.93%) Puppet
2 4 (7.14%) Red Hat Satellite
2 4 (7.14%) EMC Navisphere
2 4 (7.14%) NetBackup
2 4 (7.14%) SCOM
2 4 (7.14%) Data Guard
2 4 (7.14%) ZABBIX
2 4 (7.14%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (3.57%) Control-M
4 1 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.79%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 7 (12.50%) NetApp
2 6 (10.71%) Cisco
2 6 (10.71%) EMC
2 6 (10.71%) Ab Initio
2 6 (10.71%) VMware
3 5 (8.93%) Microsoft
3 5 (8.93%) Informatica
3 5 (8.93%) Red Hat
4 4 (7.14%) Symantec
4 4 (7.14%) McAfee
5 3 (5.36%) Intel
5 3 (5.36%) SAP
6 2 (3.57%) IBM
6 2 (3.57%) BMC
6 2 (3.57%) DataSynapse
6 2 (3.57%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.79%) Infor
7 1 (1.79%) Lotus
7 1 (1.79%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.79%) Cognos