The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 24 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 Southampton 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 6 17 13
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -4
Contract jobs citing Oracle 41 22 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 11.65% 7.07% 10.95%
As % of the Vendors category 27.33% 13.10% 21.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 15 20
Average daily rate
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£338 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £285 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £500 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £34.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -8.00%
Vendors Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
150 168 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 42.61% 54.02% 50.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 88 49
Average daily rate £338 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £193 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £518 £537
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 29 39
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.85 £12.33 £9.97
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.93 £28.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +1.50%
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Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

Oracle
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Oracle Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

Oracle
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Oracle Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 25 (39.68%) Linux
2 21 (33.33%) SQL
3 20 (31.75%) SOA
4 18 (28.57%) WebLogic
5 17 (26.98%) PostgreSQL
6 16 (25.40%) Oracle Linux
7 15 (23.81%) Jenkins
7 15 (23.81%) DevOps
7 15 (23.81%) Scrum
7 15 (23.81%) MySQL
7 15 (23.81%) Middleware
8 14 (22.22%) Puppet
9 10 (15.87%) VMware
9 10 (15.87%) Oracle Database
10 9 (14.29%) Oracle EBS R12
10 9 (14.29%) SQL Server
11 8 (12.70%) Web Services
11 8 (12.70%) YUM
11 8 (12.70%) Vagrant
11 8 (12.70%) VMware Infrastructure
12 7 (11.11%) Oracle RAC
12 7 (11.11%) SAP
12 7 (11.11%) Configuration Management
13 6 (9.52%) Java
13 6 (9.52%) ITIL
13 6 (9.52%) Oracle EBS
13 6 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (9.52%) Software Engineering
13 6 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (9.52%) Test Automation

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 18 (28.57%) WebLogic
2 5 (7.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (6.35%) Apache
3 4 (6.35%) Tomcat
4 3 (4.76%) WebSphere
4 3 (4.76%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (3.17%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.59%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (1.59%) Oracle Spatial
6 1 (1.59%) Oracle BPEL
6 1 (1.59%) ATG Dynamo
Applications
1 1 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (1.59%) MS Project
1 1 (1.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (14.29%) Oracle EBS R12
2 6 (9.52%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (3.17%) Oracle CRM
3 2 (3.17%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (3.17%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (3.17%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (3.17%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (1.59%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.59%) Amazon S3
1 1 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.17%) LAN
1 2 (3.17%) WAN
1 2 (3.17%) IPv4
1 2 (3.17%) Firewall
2 1 (1.59%) SAN
2 1 (1.59%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.59%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (26.98%) PostgreSQL
2 15 (23.81%) MySQL
3 10 (15.87%) Oracle Database
4 9 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 3 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.59%) SAP Data Services
6 1 (1.59%) Xcelsius
6 1 (1.59%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (1.59%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (1.59%) BODI
6 1 (1.59%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.59%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.59%) SQL Navigator
Development Applications
1 15 (23.81%) Jenkins
2 4 (6.35%) Cucumber
3 3 (4.76%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.76%) Eclipse
4 2 (3.17%) JUnit
4 2 (3.17%) Maven
5 1 (1.59%) Mockito
5 1 (1.59%) RSpec
5 1 (1.59%) Selenium
5 1 (1.59%) FitNesse
5 1 (1.59%) JIRA
5 1 (1.59%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (1.59%) Subversion
5 1 (1.59%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.59%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.59%) JDeveloper
5 1 (1.59%) Toad
General
1 4 (6.35%) Finance
2 3 (4.76%) Retail
2 3 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (17.46%) Support Engineer
2 9 (14.29%) Developer
2 9 (14.29%) Architect
3 8 (12.70%) Linux Engineer
4 7 (11.11%) Linux Support
5 6 (9.52%) Linux Support Engineer
6 5 (7.94%) Analyst
6 5 (7.94%) Technical Architect
7 4 (6.35%) Consultant
7 4 (6.35%) Release Manager
7 4 (6.35%) Designer
8 3 (4.76%) Technical Leader
8 3 (4.76%) Environment Manager
8 3 (4.76%) Software Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) DBA
8 3 (4.76%) Software Developer
9 2 (3.17%) Project Manager
9 2 (3.17%) Test Analyst
9 2 (3.17%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (23.81%) Middleware
2 8 (12.70%) Web Services
3 5 (7.94%) WebCenter
3 5 (7.94%) Spring
4 4 (6.35%) XML
4 4 (6.35%) CSS
4 4 (6.35%) Servlets
4 4 (6.35%) SOAP
4 4 (6.35%) Ajax
5 3 (4.76%) Struts
5 3 (4.76%) JSP
5 3 (4.76%) .NET
5 3 (4.76%) Flash
5 3 (4.76%) HTML
6 2 (3.17%) J2EE
6 2 (3.17%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 1 (1.59%) REST
7 1 (1.59%) PostGIS
7 1 (1.59%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (1.59%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.17%) Clustering
1 2 (3.17%) Digital Media
1 2 (3.17%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.59%) Open Source
2 1 (1.59%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 25 (39.68%) Linux
2 16 (25.40%) Oracle Linux
3 5 (7.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (6.35%) UNIX
4 4 (6.35%) Windows
5 2 (3.17%) AIX
5 2 (3.17%) Android
5 2 (3.17%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.59%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (31.75%) SOA
2 15 (23.81%) DevOps
2 15 (23.81%) Scrum
3 7 (11.11%) Configuration Management
4 6 (9.52%) ITIL
4 6 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (9.52%) Software Engineering
4 6 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (9.52%) Test Automation
5 5 (7.94%) Network Architecture
5 5 (7.94%) BPEL
5 5 (7.94%) ERP
6 4 (6.35%) Change Management
6 4 (6.35%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (6.35%) TDD
6 4 (6.35%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (6.35%) Release Management
6 4 (6.35%) Software Architecture
7 3 (4.76%) User Stories
7 3 (4.76%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 21 (33.33%) SQL
2 6 (9.52%) Java
3 5 (7.94%) Bash Shell
4 4 (6.35%) Shell Script
4 4 (6.35%) Python
4 4 (6.35%) JavaScript
4 4 (6.35%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.17%) Korn
5 2 (3.17%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.59%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (7.94%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.35%) Degree
3 2 (3.17%) ISEB
3 2 (3.17%) RHCT
3 2 (3.17%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.17%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 8 (12.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (11.11%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (4.76%) vSphere
3 3 (4.76%) RHEV
4 1 (1.59%) VirtualBox
4 1 (1.59%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (22.22%) Puppet
2 8 (12.70%) YUM
2 8 (12.70%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 10 (15.87%) VMware
2 7 (11.11%) SAP
3 3 (4.76%) JBoss
3 3 (4.76%) TIBCO
3 3 (4.76%) Red Hat
3 3 (4.76%) webMethods
4 2 (3.17%) Cisco
4 2 (3.17%) Citrix
4 2 (3.17%) CheckPoint
4 2 (3.17%) Veritas
4 2 (3.17%) ATG
5 1 (1.59%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.59%) Siebel
5 1 (1.59%) HP
5 1 (1.59%) Microsoft
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