The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire 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 18 18 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing Oracle 4 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 3.23% 4.27% -
As % of the Vendors category 8.33% 9.80% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 0
Average daily rate
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£450 £330 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -7.69%
Oracle
West Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
48 51 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 38.71% 43.59% 43.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 30 50
Average daily rate £325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £382 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 9
Average hourly rate £9.50 £23.00 £10.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.69% +124.39%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

Oracle
Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Oracle Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

Oracle
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle within the Staffordshire 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
Stoke-on-Trent +1 3 £475 +31.94% 1
Cannock - - - -
Lichfield - - - - 1
Rugeley - - - -
Stafford - - - - 2
Oracle
West Midlands

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire 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 3 (37.50%) Retail
2 2 (25.00%) Solaris
2 2 (25.00%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) HP
2 2 (25.00%) EMC
2 2 (25.00%) Migration
2 2 (25.00%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) 3PAR
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) Coaching
3 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
3 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Volume Testing
3 1 (12.50%) V-Model
3 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
3 1 (12.50%) WinForms
3 1 (12.50%) ISEB
3 1 (12.50%) Retek
3 1 (12.50%) JD Edwards
3 1 (12.50%) Business Objects
3 1 (12.50%) SAP
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Windows
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (12.50%) Siebel
3 1 (12.50%) ERP

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire 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 1 (12.50%) SAS
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (37.50%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) EMC Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Test Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Backup Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) QlikView Developer
3 1 (12.50%) QlikView Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 1 (12.50%) WinForms
2 1 (12.50%) WCF
2 1 (12.50%) WF
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Solaris
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Migration
1 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (12.50%) Coaching
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) ERP
2 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (12.50%) Resource Management
2 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Volume Testing
2 1 (12.50%) V-Model
2 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
2 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Java
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
1 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ISEB
1 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) HP
1 2 (25.00%) EMC
1 2 (25.00%) 3PAR
2 1 (12.50%) Retek
2 1 (12.50%) JD Edwards
2 1 (12.50%) Infragistics
2 1 (12.50%) Business Objects
2 1 (12.50%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) Siebel
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
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