The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 28 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 Stevenage 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 6 11 12
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +1
Contract jobs citing Oracle 4 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 10.53% 8.51% 5.26%
As % of the Vendors category 26.67% 17.39% 13.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Average daily rate
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£290 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £389 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £33.65 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+11.44% -10.26%
Vendors Category
Stevenage
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
15 23 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 39.47% 48.94% 40.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 0
Average daily rate £255 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.14% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 7
Average hourly rate £15.00 £40.00 £34.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.50% +15.94%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +1.50%
Oracle
Hertfordshire

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

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

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in Stevenage

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

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in Stevenage

Oracle
Hourly Rate Trend in Stevenage

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

Oracle Hourly Rate Trend in Stevenage

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Stevenage 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 16 (80.00%) SQL
2 8 (40.00%) PL/SQL
2 8 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
2 8 (40.00%) ITIL
2 8 (40.00%) Finance
2 8 (40.00%) Retail
2 8 (40.00%) Oracle ODI
3 7 (35.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (35.00%) Incident Management
3 7 (35.00%) MSMQ
3 7 (35.00%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (30.00%) Oracle Forms
4 6 (30.00%) Java
5 5 (25.00%) Mathematics
6 4 (20.00%) Retalix
6 4 (20.00%) CRM
7 3 (15.00%) EPoS
7 3 (15.00%) Oracle EBS
8 2 (10.00%) E-business
8 2 (10.00%) SQLPlus
8 2 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (10.00%) Web Services
8 2 (10.00%) HTML
9 1 (5.00%) C#
9 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
9 1 (5.00%) .NET
9 1 (5.00%) J2EE
9 1 (5.00%) IIS
9 1 (5.00%) COM
9 1 (5.00%) CSS

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Stevenage 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 (5.00%) IIS
1 1 (5.00%) Apache
1 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.00%) WebLogic Portal
1 1 (5.00%) AquaLogic
1 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
Business Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Intranet
1 1 (5.00%) Internet
1 1 (5.00%) Firewall
1 1 (5.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) Oracle ODI
2 7 (35.00%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (10.00%) SQLPlus
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (30.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 8 (40.00%) Finance
1 8 (40.00%) Retail
2 2 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (5.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Developer
2 8 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 5 (25.00%) Software Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Oracle Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Technical Specialist
5 3 (15.00%) Support Specialist
6 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Applications Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Support Technician
6 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Technician
7 1 (5.00%) Technical Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Oracle Applications Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Administrator
7 1 (5.00%) Technical Support
7 1 (5.00%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) MSMQ
2 2 (10.00%) HTML
2 2 (10.00%) Web Services
3 1 (5.00%) XML
3 1 (5.00%) .NET
3 1 (5.00%) J2EE
3 1 (5.00%) COM
3 1 (5.00%) CSS
3 1 (5.00%) SOAP
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle ADF
3 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (5.00%) WebCenter
3 1 (5.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (15.00%) EPoS
3 1 (5.00%) Online Games
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) ITIL
2 7 (35.00%) Incident Management
3 4 (20.00%) CRM
4 2 (10.00%) E-business
5 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.00%) Content Management
5 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 16 (80.00%) SQL
2 8 (40.00%) PL/SQL
3 6 (30.00%) Java
4 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Retalix
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) BEA
2 1 (5.00%) Plumtree