The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 March 2015 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 30 17 4
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -13
Contract jobs citing Oracle 25 26 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 6.02% 7.74% 14.21%
As % of the Vendors category 17.61% 22.22% 28.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 20 18
Average daily rate
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£393 £325 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.76% -21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £288 £390
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £426 £432
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.41% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £32.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+30.76% -1.51%
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Hampshire

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

Vendors Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
142 117 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 34.22% 34.82% 49.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 79 54
Average daily rate £375 £310 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.96% -12.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £465 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 10 18
Average hourly rate £12.50 £15.00 £11.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +27.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.42 £11.98 £10.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £30.00 £39.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 2 March 2015.

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 2 March 2015, 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 (51.22%) WebLogic
2 20 (48.78%) SOA
3 17 (41.46%) Linux
3 17 (41.46%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (34.15%) SQL
4 14 (34.15%) Java
4 14 (34.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 13 (31.71%) Puppet
5 13 (31.71%) Oracle Linux
5 13 (31.71%) Jenkins
5 13 (31.71%) Vagrant
6 12 (29.27%) BPEL
7 11 (26.83%) Subversion
8 10 (24.39%) Oracle RAC
8 10 (24.39%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (24.39%) Oracle EBS
9 9 (21.95%) Scrum
9 9 (21.95%) Configuration Management
9 9 (21.95%) SC Cleared
9 9 (21.95%) Security Cleared
9 9 (21.95%) Test Automation
10 8 (19.51%) Web Services
11 7 (17.07%) Middleware
11 7 (17.07%) HP
11 7 (17.07%) Microsoft
11 7 (17.07%) HP Quality Center
11 7 (17.07%) ISTQB
11 7 (17.07%) Knowledge Management
11 7 (17.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 6 (14.63%) Software Testing

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 21 (51.22%) WebLogic
2 14 (34.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (4.88%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 6 (14.63%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.44%) MS Project
2 1 (2.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (24.39%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.63%) SAN
2 3 (7.32%) Firewall
3 2 (4.88%) X.509
4 1 (2.44%) Ethernet
4 1 (2.44%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.32%) Oracle Reports
1 3 (7.32%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (7.32%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.44%) TKPROF
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (2.44%) Informix
Development Applications
1 13 (31.71%) Jenkins
2 11 (26.83%) Subversion
3 1 (2.44%) Maven
3 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (2.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (19.51%) Architect
2 7 (17.07%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (14.63%) Developer
4 5 (12.20%) Java Developer
5 4 (9.76%) Agile Java Developer
5 4 (9.76%) Software Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Oracle Solutions Architect
6 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 3 (7.32%) Oracle Architect
6 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (4.88%) Senior Software Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Technical Analyst
8 1 (2.44%) Senior Oracle DBA
8 1 (2.44%) Oracle DBA
8 1 (2.44%) Senior DBA
8 1 (2.44%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 1 (2.44%) Linux Administrator
8 1 (2.44%) Linux Specialist
8 1 (2.44%) SOA Architect
8 1 (2.44%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (19.51%) Web Services
2 7 (17.07%) Middleware
3 2 (4.88%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (4.88%) RESTful
3 2 (4.88%) J2EE
4 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.44%) JSP
4 1 (2.44%) HTML
4 1 (2.44%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) Clustering
1 3 (7.32%) Algorithms
2 1 (2.44%) MPEG
2 1 (2.44%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 17 (41.46%) Linux
2 13 (31.71%) Oracle Linux
3 3 (7.32%) Windows
4 2 (4.88%) UNIX
4 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (48.78%) SOA
2 17 (41.46%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (29.27%) BPEL
4 10 (24.39%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (21.95%) Test Automation
5 9 (21.95%) Scrum
5 9 (21.95%) Configuration Management
6 7 (17.07%) Knowledge Management
7 6 (14.63%) Software Testing
7 6 (14.63%) TDD
8 5 (12.20%) Software Engineering
9 4 (9.76%) User Stories
9 4 (9.76%) Performance Analysis
9 4 (9.76%) UML
10 3 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (7.32%) Change Management
10 3 (7.32%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (7.32%) User Acceptance Testing
11 2 (4.88%) Change Control
11 2 (4.88%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 14 (34.15%) Java
1 14 (34.15%) SQL
2 6 (14.63%) VBA
3 2 (4.88%) PL/SQL
3 2 (4.88%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.44%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (21.95%) SC Cleared
1 9 (21.95%) Security Cleared
2 7 (17.07%) ISTQB
2 7 (17.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (4.88%) Degree
4 1 (2.44%) VCP4
4 1 (2.44%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (2.44%) ISEB
System Software
1 10 (24.39%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (7.32%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (31.71%) Puppet
1 13 (31.71%) Vagrant
2 7 (17.07%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (4.88%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 7 (17.07%) Microsoft
1 7 (17.07%) HP
2 6 (14.63%) Citrix
3 3 (7.32%) VMware
4 2 (4.88%) Sun
5 1 (2.44%) Red Hat
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: Neg.
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £380.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago