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 27 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 10 15 28
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +13
Contract jobs citing Oracle 27 14 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 12.92% 6.70% 2.02%
As % of the Vendors category 30.00% 17.50% 5.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 7 2
Average daily rate
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£450 £235 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+91.48% -45.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £235 £422
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £480 £438
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 £38.50 £35.80 £31.70
% change year-on-year
+7.54% +12.93%
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
90 80 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 43.06% 38.28% 36.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 50 44
Average daily rate £450 £323 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.53% -0.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 1 9
Average hourly rate £24.00 £10.00 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+140.00% -13.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £10.00 £15.88
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.40
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -4.89%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Oracle Daily Rate Histogram 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 27 March 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 +13 24 £450 +91.48% 3
Stowmarket - - - - 1
Bury St Edmunds - - - -
Felixstowe - - - -
Oracle
East of England

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 24 (46.15%) Oracle Database
2 22 (42.31%) SQL Server
3 15 (28.85%) Linux
4 14 (26.92%) SOA
5 13 (25.00%) SCOM
6 11 (21.15%) Oracle Database 11g
6 11 (21.15%) .NET
7 10 (19.23%) SQL
8 8 (15.38%) Middleware
8 8 (15.38%) Finance
8 8 (15.38%) Data Management
8 8 (15.38%) Master Data Management
9 7 (13.46%) Data Analysis
9 7 (13.46%) J2EE
9 7 (13.46%) PeopleSoft
9 7 (13.46%) UML
10 6 (11.54%) ISEB
10 6 (11.54%) Systems Analysis
11 5 (9.62%) Zachman Framework
11 5 (9.62%) TOGAF
11 5 (9.62%) Retail
11 5 (9.62%) VLAN
11 5 (9.62%) Java
11 5 (9.62%) Cisco
11 5 (9.62%) Microsoft
11 5 (9.62%) Windows
12 4 (7.69%) Web Services
12 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (7.69%) Data Modelling
12 4 (7.69%) MCPD

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (3.85%) Apache
1 2 (3.85%) Oracle Spatial
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.92%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) MS Project
1 1 (1.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.62%) VLAN
2 3 (5.77%) IPsec
2 3 (5.77%) LAN
2 3 (5.77%) TCP/IP
2 3 (5.77%) VPN
3 2 (3.85%) SAN
3 2 (3.85%) Firewall
3 2 (3.85%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (46.15%) Oracle Database
2 22 (42.31%) SQL Server
3 11 (21.15%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (5.77%) Oracle9i Database
4 3 (5.77%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (3.85%) SQLBase
6 1 (1.92%) QlikView
6 1 (1.92%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Moq
2 2 (3.85%) JUnit
General
1 8 (15.38%) Finance
2 5 (9.62%) Retail
3 3 (5.77%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 21 (40.38%) Architect
2 10 (19.23%) Analyst
3 9 (17.31%) Consultant
4 8 (15.38%) Data Architect
5 7 (13.46%) Business Analyst
6 6 (11.54%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (9.62%) Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (5.77%) Applications Architect
8 3 (5.77%) Developer
8 3 (5.77%) Test Analyst
9 2 (3.85%) Field Engineer
9 2 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (3.85%) Coordinator
9 2 (3.85%) Lead Developer
9 2 (3.85%) .NET Developer
9 2 (3.85%) .NET Architect
9 2 (3.85%) Implementation Engineer
9 2 (3.85%) Infrastructure Designer
9 2 (3.85%) Designer
9 2 (3.85%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (21.15%) .NET
2 8 (15.38%) Middleware
3 7 (13.46%) J2EE
4 4 (7.69%) Web Services
5 3 (5.77%) WCF
5 3 (5.77%) LINQ
6 2 (3.85%) Hibernate
7 1 (1.92%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.77%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (3.85%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 15 (28.85%) Linux
2 5 (9.62%) Windows
3 4 (7.69%) Oracle Linux
4 3 (5.77%) Solaris
4 3 (5.77%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (26.92%) SOA
2 8 (15.38%) Data Management
2 8 (15.38%) Master Data Management
3 7 (13.46%) UML
3 7 (13.46%) Data Analysis
4 6 (11.54%) Systems Analysis
5 5 (9.62%) Zachman Framework
5 5 (9.62%) TOGAF
6 4 (7.69%) Data Modelling
6 4 (7.69%) Data Architecture
7 3 (5.77%) Unit Testing
7 3 (5.77%) Test Scripting
7 3 (5.77%) Network Management
7 3 (5.77%) Test Strategy
7 3 (5.77%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 2 (3.85%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (3.85%) Project Management
8 2 (3.85%) Service Delivery
8 2 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (1.92%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (19.23%) SQL
2 5 (9.62%) Java
3 3 (5.77%) C#
3 3 (5.77%) T-SQL
3 3 (5.77%) Groovy
4 2 (3.85%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.92%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (11.54%) ISEB
2 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (7.69%) MCPD
3 3 (5.77%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.77%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (5.77%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (25.00%) SCOM
2 2 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.92%) Nessus
3 1 (1.92%) Nmap
Vendors
1 7 (13.46%) PeopleSoft
2 5 (9.62%) Cisco
2 5 (9.62%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.77%) VMware
3 3 (5.77%) Splunk
4 2 (3.85%) HP
5 1 (1.92%) SAP