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 15 September 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 15 11 11
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Contract jobs citing Oracle 26 42 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 7.24% 10.66% 11.18%
As % of the Vendors category 15.29% 23.46% 26.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 25 26
Average daily rate
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£275 £400 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.25% +100.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £189 £300 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £485 £358
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £28.53 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -7.69%
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
170 179 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 47.35% 45.43% 41.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 91 63
Average daily rate £311 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £210 £167
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 22 17
Average hourly rate £15.00 £23.75 £19.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.84% +23.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.16 £10.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £35.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -

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 15 September 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 15 September 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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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 +3 18 £250 -33.33% 10
Doncaster -4 1 - - 3
Barnsley - - - -
Oracle
Yorkshire

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 30 (57.69%) Oracle Database
2 28 (53.85%) Finance
3 24 (46.15%) Oracle Database 11g
4 18 (34.62%) Linux
5 14 (26.92%) Oracle RAC
6 13 (25.00%) Data Guard
6 13 (25.00%) UNIX
6 13 (25.00%) SQL
7 11 (21.15%) Oracle Database 10g
8 10 (19.23%) Shell Script
8 10 (19.23%) Solaris
9 9 (17.31%) SQL Server
9 9 (17.31%) ETL
9 9 (17.31%) Ab Initio
9 9 (17.31%) Oracle RMAN
9 9 (17.31%) Banking
10 8 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (13.46%) Data Management
11 7 (13.46%) Windows
12 6 (11.54%) ITIL
12 6 (11.54%) Relational Database
13 5 (9.62%) Performance Tuning
13 5 (9.62%) WebLogic
13 5 (9.62%) .NET
13 5 (9.62%) Oracle Forms
13 5 (9.62%) Data Modelling
14 4 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
14 4 (7.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 4 (7.69%) RDBMS
14 4 (7.69%) Red Hat

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 (9.62%) WebLogic
2 4 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 4 (7.69%) Oracle Application Server
3 3 (5.77%) Oracle 10gAS
3 3 (5.77%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (5.77%) Apache
4 2 (3.85%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.85%) IIS
5 1 (1.92%) CMS
5 1 (1.92%) SAS
5 1 (1.92%) nginx
5 1 (1.92%) Magnolia
Business Applications
1 4 (7.69%) Oracle Financials
1 4 (7.69%) Oracle General Ledger
1 4 (7.69%) Oracle Payables
1 4 (7.69%) Oracle Receivables
1 4 (7.69%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.77%) Firewall
2 2 (3.85%) FTP
3 1 (1.92%) HTTP
3 1 (1.92%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.92%) DNS
3 1 (1.92%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.92%) SSL
3 1 (1.92%) SSH
3 1 (1.92%) PuTTY
3 1 (1.92%) SMTP
3 1 (1.92%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (57.69%) Oracle Database
2 24 (46.15%) Oracle Database 11g
3 11 (21.15%) Oracle Database 10g
4 9 (17.31%) SQL Server
5 6 (11.54%) Relational Database
6 4 (7.69%) Oracle Database 12c
6 4 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (7.69%) RDBMS
7 3 (5.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (3.85%) MySQL
8 2 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (3.85%) Oracle Discoverer
9 1 (1.92%) DB2
9 1 (1.92%) DataStage
9 1 (1.92%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 5 (9.62%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.92%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.92%) Toad
3 1 (1.92%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (1.92%) Maven
3 1 (1.92%) JIRA
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (1.92%) Git (software)
General
1 28 (53.85%) Finance
2 9 (17.31%) Banking
3 2 (3.85%) Publishing
4 1 (1.92%) Retail
4 1 (1.92%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (30.77%) DBA
2 15 (28.85%) Oracle DBA
3 14 (26.92%) Developer
4 8 (15.38%) Ab Initio Developer
5 7 (13.46%) Analyst
6 6 (11.54%) Consultant
7 5 (9.62%) Oracle Consultant
8 3 (5.77%) Oracle Developer
8 3 (5.77%) Business Analyst
8 3 (5.77%) Systems Accountant
9 2 (3.85%) Java Developer
9 2 (3.85%) Administrator
9 2 (3.85%) Test Analyst
9 2 (3.85%) WebLogic Specialist
10 1 (1.92%) BizTalk Consultant
10 1 (1.92%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 1 (1.92%) PMO Consultant
10 1 (1.92%) CMS Developer
10 1 (1.92%) Agile Business Analyst
10 1 (1.92%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.62%) .NET
2 3 (5.77%) Spring
3 2 (3.85%) XML
3 2 (3.85%) Hibernate
3 2 (3.85%) Spring MVC
4 1 (1.92%) WCF
4 1 (1.92%) Spring Web Flow
4 1 (1.92%) jQuery
4 1 (1.92%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (1.92%) REST
4 1 (1.92%) Spring Integration
4 1 (1.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (1.92%) WinForms
4 1 (1.92%) J2SE
4 1 (1.92%) Middleware
4 1 (1.92%) J2EE
4 1 (1.92%) CSS
4 1 (1.92%) SOAP
4 1 (1.92%) Ajax
4 1 (1.92%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.77%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.92%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 18 (34.62%) Linux
2 13 (25.00%) UNIX
3 10 (19.23%) Solaris
4 7 (13.46%) Windows
5 2 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.92%) AIX
6 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.92%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (17.31%) ETL
2 7 (13.46%) Data Management
3 6 (11.54%) ITIL
4 5 (9.62%) Data Modelling
4 5 (9.62%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (7.69%) Logistics
6 3 (5.77%) Security Management
6 3 (5.77%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (3.85%) Scrum
7 2 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (3.85%) TDD
7 2 (3.85%) Mentoring
7 2 (3.85%) MVC
7 2 (3.85%) Change Management
7 2 (3.85%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (3.85%) Business Analysis
8 1 (1.92%) Project Planning
8 1 (1.92%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (1.92%) Web Development
8 1 (1.92%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (25.00%) SQL
2 10 (19.23%) Shell Script
3 3 (5.77%) Java
4 2 (3.85%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.92%) C#
5 1 (1.92%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.92%) Perl
5 1 (1.92%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 1 (1.92%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.92%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (3.85%) ISEB
1 2 (3.85%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (1.92%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.92%) Degree
2 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.69%) QA
2 1 (1.92%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.92%) SLA
2 1 (1.92%) COBIT
System Software
1 14 (26.92%) Oracle RAC
2 9 (17.31%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.92%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.92%) vSphere
3 1 (1.92%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 13 (25.00%) Data Guard
2 4 (7.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 4 (7.69%) Control-M
3 2 (3.85%) Puppet
4 1 (1.92%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.92%) Hyperic
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle EDQ
4 1 (1.92%) EMC Navisphere
4 1 (1.92%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.92%) SCOM
4 1 (1.92%) ZABBIX
4 1 (1.92%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 9 (17.31%) Ab Initio
2 4 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.69%) Red Hat
2 4 (7.69%) BMC
3 3 (5.77%) SAP
3 3 (5.77%) JBoss
4 1 (1.92%) Trillium
4 1 (1.92%) Cisco
4 1 (1.92%) Informatica
4 1 (1.92%) NetApp
4 1 (1.92%) Retek
4 1 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.92%) Symantec
4 1 (1.92%) McAfee
4 1 (1.92%) EMC
4 1 (1.92%) VMware
4 1 (1.92%) Twitter