The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the St Albans region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 31 October 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 8 13 5
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -8
Contract jobs citing Oracle 2 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in St Albans 9.09% 4.17% 13.79%
As % of the Vendors category 28.57% 7.41% 26.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 3
Average daily rate
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£270 £425 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.47% -29.16%
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.05% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the St Albans region.

Vendors Category
St Albans
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
7 27 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in St Albans 31.82% 56.25% 51.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 11 7
Average daily rate £270 £359 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.73% -15.58%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £90.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

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

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in St Albans

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

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in St Albans

Oracle
Hourly Rate Trend in St Albans

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

Oracle Hourly Rate Trend in St Albans

Oracle
Top 23 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the St Albans 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) ERP
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) QlikView
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 2 (100.00%) Tableau
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Snowflake Schema
2 1 (50.00%) Star Schema

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the St Albans 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.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Payables
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) QlikView
2 1 (50.00%) Snowflake Schema
2 1 (50.00%) Star Schema
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Team Leader
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Development Team Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Excel Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ERP
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
1 2 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Tableau