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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 20 4 19
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +15
Contract jobs citing Oracle 22 38 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 5.76% 14.18% 5.75%
As % of the Vendors category 17.32% 26.03% 13.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 31 5
Average daily rate £350 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.15% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £295 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £513 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £378
% change year-on-year
- -0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £45.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £26.28
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +23.66%
Vendors Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
127 146 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 33.25% 54.48% 43.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 94 54
Average daily rate £315 £328 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.81% -6.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £170 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £504 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 21 19
Average hourly rate £20.00 £19.63 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.91% -17.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.06 £11.75 £12.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £31.75 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
Oracle
Hampshire

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 18 April 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 18 April 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 21 (42.00%) SQL
2 15 (30.00%) Linux
3 10 (20.00%) Scrum
3 10 (20.00%) PL/SQL
3 10 (20.00%) Oracle Linux
4 9 (18.00%) Jenkins
4 9 (18.00%) Oracle Database
4 9 (18.00%) SOA
5 8 (16.00%) Windows
5 8 (16.00%) MySQL
5 8 (16.00%) SQL Server
5 8 (16.00%) WebLogic
5 8 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (16.00%) Cucumber
6 7 (14.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (14.00%) Software Engineering
6 7 (14.00%) VMware
6 7 (14.00%) Java
7 6 (12.00%) Web Services
7 6 (12.00%) Middleware
7 6 (12.00%) RSpec
8 5 (10.00%) BDD
8 5 (10.00%) Puppet
8 5 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (10.00%) Test Automation
8 5 (10.00%) Ruby
8 5 (10.00%) Relational Database
8 5 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 5 (10.00%) Telecoms
8 5 (10.00%) PostgreSQL

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 8 (16.00%) WebLogic
2 5 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (8.00%) WebSphere
3 4 (8.00%) Oracle Service Bus
4 2 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.00%) Oracle Spatial
5 1 (2.00%) Drupal
5 1 (2.00%) CMS
5 1 (2.00%) ATG Dynamo
5 1 (2.00%) Apache
5 1 (2.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (6.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.00%) Magento
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.00%) LDAP
1 2 (4.00%) LAN
1 2 (4.00%) WAN
1 2 (4.00%) DNS
1 2 (4.00%) IPv4
2 1 (2.00%) Network Security
2 1 (2.00%) SAN
2 1 (2.00%) SSL
2 1 (2.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.00%) Oracle Database
2 8 (16.00%) MySQL
2 8 (16.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 5 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (8.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (8.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (6.00%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (4.00%) Oracle8/8i Database
6 2 (4.00%) RDBMS
6 2 (4.00%) Pentaho
7 1 (2.00%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (2.00%) PowerCenter
7 1 (2.00%) SQL Navigator
7 1 (2.00%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (18.00%) Jenkins
2 8 (16.00%) Cucumber
3 6 (12.00%) RSpec
4 4 (8.00%) Eclipse
4 4 (8.00%) Subversion
5 3 (6.00%) Hudson
6 2 (4.00%) JUnit
6 2 (4.00%) JDeveloper
6 2 (4.00%) Maven
6 2 (4.00%) JIRA
7 1 (2.00%) Mockito
7 1 (2.00%) Git (software)
7 1 (2.00%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (2.00%) Selenium
7 1 (2.00%) FitNesse
7 1 (2.00%) JMeter
7 1 (2.00%) Toad
7 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (8.00%) Retail
3 2 (4.00%) Finance
4 1 (2.00%) Marketing
4 1 (2.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (28.00%) Developer
2 7 (14.00%) Analyst
3 5 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 5 (10.00%) Oracle Developer
4 4 (8.00%) Test Analyst
4 4 (8.00%) Project Manager
5 3 (6.00%) Agile Test Analyst
5 3 (6.00%) Designer
5 3 (6.00%) Software Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Consultant
5 3 (6.00%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) DBA
6 2 (4.00%) Development Manager
6 2 (4.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (4.00%) Architect
6 2 (4.00%) Product Development Manager
6 2 (4.00%) Product Manager
6 2 (4.00%) C# Developer
6 2 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.00%) Web Services
1 6 (12.00%) Middleware
2 5 (10.00%) .NET
3 4 (8.00%) Spring
4 3 (6.00%) XML
5 2 (4.00%) XSD
5 2 (4.00%) XSLT
5 2 (4.00%) WSDL
5 2 (4.00%) WinForms
5 2 (4.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 1 (2.00%) EJB 3.0
6 1 (2.00%) Java EE
6 1 (2.00%) PostGIS
6 1 (2.00%) SAP Basis
6 1 (2.00%) HTML
6 1 (2.00%) J2EE
6 1 (2.00%) EJB
6 1 (2.00%) CSS
6 1 (2.00%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.00%) Digital Media
2 2 (4.00%) iSeries
3 1 (2.00%) Open Source
3 1 (2.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 15 (30.00%) Linux
2 10 (20.00%) Oracle Linux
3 8 (16.00%) Windows
4 5 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (8.00%) UNIX
6 2 (4.00%) CentOS
6 2 (4.00%) Apple iOS
7 1 (2.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.00%) Scrum
2 9 (18.00%) SOA
3 8 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (14.00%) Software Engineering
5 5 (10.00%) BDD
5 5 (10.00%) Test Automation
5 5 (10.00%) TDD
6 4 (8.00%) ITIL
6 4 (8.00%) ETL
6 4 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (6.00%) BPEL
7 3 (6.00%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (6.00%) Migration
7 3 (6.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (6.00%) E-Commerce
7 3 (6.00%) Data Modelling
8 2 (4.00%) UML
8 2 (4.00%) Project Management
8 2 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (4.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 21 (42.00%) SQL
2 10 (20.00%) PL/SQL
3 7 (14.00%) Java
4 5 (10.00%) Ruby
5 4 (8.00%) Shell Script
5 4 (8.00%) Bash Shell
6 3 (6.00%) Python
7 2 (4.00%) VB.NET
7 2 (4.00%) JavaScript
7 2 (4.00%) PHP
7 2 (4.00%) C#
7 2 (4.00%) Delphi
7 2 (4.00%) Korn
7 2 (4.00%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.00%) C
8 1 (2.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (6.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.00%) ISEB
2 2 (4.00%) RHCT
2 2 (4.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.00%) OCP
3 1 (2.00%) OCA
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) SLA
1 2 (4.00%) QA
2 1 (2.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (14.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (8.00%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (4.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (10.00%) Puppet
2 3 (6.00%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 7 (14.00%) VMware
2 4 (8.00%) SAP
2 4 (8.00%) JBoss
2 4 (8.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (6.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.00%) IBM
4 2 (4.00%) ATG
5 1 (2.00%) Talend
5 1 (2.00%) webMethods
5 1 (2.00%) TIBCO
5 1 (2.00%) JD Edwards
5 1 (2.00%) Informatica
5 1 (2.00%) HP
5 1 (2.00%) Siebel
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