The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 16 29 28
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -1
Contract jobs citing Oracle 16 14 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 7.92% 4.90% 1.26%
As % of the Vendors category 15.09% 12.84% 3.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 0
Average daily rate
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£450 £235 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+91.48% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +7.14%
Oracle
East of England

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

Vendors Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
106 109 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 52.48% 38.11% 32.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 70 28
Average daily rate £450 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £463 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 8
Average hourly rate £20.25 £14.00 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.64% +21.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.05 £10.40 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £19.50 £14.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

Oracle
Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Oracle Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

Oracle
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Ipswich +15 16 £450 +91.48% 1
Oracle
East of England

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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 17 (38.64%) SOA
2 15 (34.09%) SQL Server
2 15 (34.09%) Oracle Database
3 13 (29.55%) SCOM
3 13 (29.55%) Linux
4 11 (25.00%) .NET
4 11 (25.00%) Middleware
5 10 (22.73%) J2EE
5 10 (22.73%) UML
6 9 (20.45%) Finance
7 8 (18.18%) Retail
7 8 (18.18%) Zachman Framework
7 8 (18.18%) TOGAF
7 8 (18.18%) PeopleSoft
8 7 (15.91%) ISEB
8 7 (15.91%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (15.91%) Systems Analysis
8 7 (15.91%) MCPD
9 6 (13.64%) SQL
10 5 (11.36%) Cisco
10 5 (11.36%) Windows
10 5 (11.36%) VLAN
11 4 (9.09%) Telecoms
11 4 (9.09%) Oracle Linux
12 3 (6.82%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 3 (6.82%) VMware
12 3 (6.82%) IPsec
12 3 (6.82%) Solaris
12 3 (6.82%) Web Services
12 3 (6.82%) UNIX

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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 2 (4.55%) Oracle Spatial
1 2 (4.55%) Apache
2 1 (2.27%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.27%) MS Visio
1 1 (2.27%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) PeopleSoft Financials
1 1 (2.27%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.36%) VLAN
2 3 (6.82%) IPsec
2 3 (6.82%) LAN
2 3 (6.82%) TCP/IP
2 3 (6.82%) VPN
3 2 (4.55%) NAS
3 2 (4.55%) SAN
3 2 (4.55%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (34.09%) SQL Server
1 15 (34.09%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (4.55%) SQLBase
3 1 (2.27%) QlikView
General
1 9 (20.45%) Finance
2 8 (18.18%) Retail
3 4 (9.09%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.27%) Legal
4 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (36.36%) Architect
2 11 (25.00%) Analyst
3 9 (20.45%) Consultant
4 8 (18.18%) Business Analyst
5 7 (15.91%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (11.36%) Infrastructure Architect
7 4 (9.09%) Applications Architect
8 3 (6.82%) .NET Architect
8 3 (6.82%) Test Analyst
8 3 (6.82%) Technical Architect
8 3 (6.82%) Designer
9 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Designer
9 2 (4.55%) Implementation Engineer
9 2 (4.55%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (4.55%) Field Engineer
9 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 1 (2.27%) .NET Technical Architect
10 1 (2.27%) ERP Project Manager
10 1 (2.27%) Oracle DBA
10 1 (2.27%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (25.00%) .NET
1 11 (25.00%) Middleware
2 10 (22.73%) J2EE
3 3 (6.82%) Web Services
4 1 (2.27%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.55%) PKI
2 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (29.55%) Linux
2 5 (11.36%) Windows
3 4 (9.09%) Oracle Linux
4 3 (6.82%) Solaris
4 3 (6.82%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (38.64%) SOA
2 10 (22.73%) UML
3 8 (18.18%) Zachman Framework
3 8 (18.18%) TOGAF
4 7 (15.91%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (6.82%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 3 (6.82%) Project Management
5 3 (6.82%) Test Strategy
5 3 (6.82%) Network Management
5 3 (6.82%) Test Scripting
5 3 (6.82%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (2.27%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.27%) BPEL
7 1 (2.27%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.27%) ERP
7 1 (2.27%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.27%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (2.27%) Reverse Engineering
7 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.64%) SQL
2 1 (2.27%) C
2 1 (2.27%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (15.91%) ISEB
1 7 (15.91%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (15.91%) MCPD
2 3 (6.82%) SC Cleared
2 3 (6.82%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (6.82%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (29.55%) SCOM
2 2 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (2.27%) Nmap
3 1 (2.27%) Nessus
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 8 (18.18%) PeopleSoft
2 5 (11.36%) Cisco
3 3 (6.82%) VMware
3 3 (6.82%) Splunk
4 2 (4.55%) HP
5 1 (2.27%) SAP
5 1 (2.27%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.27%) Remedy