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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 22 29 27
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -2
Contract jobs citing Oracle 15 13 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 5.75% 5.46% 2.69%
As % of the Vendors category 13.27% 14.77% 7.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 3
Average daily rate
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£325 £253 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.71% -8.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £225 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £381 £367
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £12.50 - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £37.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +15.38%
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
113 88 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 43.30% 36.97% 35.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 59 39
Average daily rate £400 £375 £281
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £190 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £454 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 8
Average hourly rate £13.00 £12.50 £20.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -39.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £12.50 £10.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £12.50 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.00 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -6.73%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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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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 +4 13 £325 +30.00%
Felixstowe - 1 £275 -
Newmarket - 1 - -
Oracle
East of England

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 12 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 11 (39.29%) Oracle Database
3 9 (32.14%) SQL
4 7 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (25.00%) Finance
4 7 (25.00%) SOA
5 6 (21.43%) PeopleSoft
5 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (17.86%) Systems Analysis
6 5 (17.86%) .NET
6 5 (17.86%) ISEB
6 5 (17.86%) Middleware
7 4 (14.29%) Data Modelling
7 4 (14.29%) J2EE
7 4 (14.29%) Java
7 4 (14.29%) Zachman Framework
7 4 (14.29%) TOGAF
7 4 (14.29%) Publishing
7 4 (14.29%) QlikView
7 4 (14.29%) Data Integration
7 4 (14.29%) Hadoop
7 4 (14.29%) Visualisation
7 4 (14.29%) Open Source
7 4 (14.29%) Tableau
7 4 (14.29%) Analytics
8 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (10.71%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (10.71%) Retail
8 3 (10.71%) MCPD
8 3 (10.71%) Scrum

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 3 (10.71%) WebLogic
2 2 (7.14%) Apache
2 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.14%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.57%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) PeopleSoft Financials
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) SAN
1 1 (3.57%) Firewall
1 1 (3.57%) VLAN
1 1 (3.57%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 11 (39.29%) Oracle Database
3 4 (14.29%) QlikView
3 4 (14.29%) Hadoop
4 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
4 2 (7.14%) OLAP
4 2 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (7.14%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (3.57%) SQLBase
5 1 (3.57%) RDBMS
5 1 (3.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (7.14%) JUnit
2 2 (7.14%) Subversion
2 2 (7.14%) Selenium
3 1 (3.57%) Ant
3 1 (3.57%) Maven
3 1 (3.57%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (25.00%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Publishing
3 3 (10.71%) Retail
4 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Analyst
2 6 (21.43%) Designer
3 5 (17.86%) Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Business Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Architect
4 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Security Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Information Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Information Security Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Java Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Technical Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Applications Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Analyst Programmer
6 1 (3.57%) Programmer
6 1 (3.57%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (3.57%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.86%) .NET
1 5 (17.86%) Middleware
2 4 (14.29%) J2EE
3 3 (10.71%) Spring
4 2 (7.14%) JDBC
4 2 (7.14%) Hibernate
4 2 (7.14%) Web Services
4 2 (7.14%) XML
4 2 (7.14%) MDX
5 1 (3.57%) Spring MVC
5 1 (3.57%) Spring Web Flow
5 1 (3.57%) jQuery
5 1 (3.57%) Drools
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (3.57%) Apache CXF
5 1 (3.57%) RESTful
5 1 (3.57%) JAX-RS
5 1 (3.57%) JSP
5 1 (3.57%) Servlets
5 1 (3.57%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Data Integration
1 4 (14.29%) Visualisation
2 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.57%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Windows
2 2 (7.14%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.57%) UNIX
3 1 (3.57%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) SOA
1 7 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (17.86%) Systems Analysis
4 4 (14.29%) Zachman Framework
4 4 (14.29%) TOGAF
4 4 (14.29%) Open Source
4 4 (14.29%) Analytics
4 4 (14.29%) Data Modelling
5 3 (10.71%) Scrum
5 3 (10.71%) Project Management
5 3 (10.71%) UML
6 2 (7.14%) ETL
6 2 (7.14%) Information Security
6 2 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (3.57%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.57%) API Development
7 1 (3.57%) Automation Testing
7 1 (3.57%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 9 (32.14%) SQL
2 4 (14.29%) Java
3 2 (7.14%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.57%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) ISEB
2 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (10.71%) MCPD
3 2 (7.14%) Degree
3 2 (7.14%) GIAC
3 2 (7.14%) CISSP
4 1 (3.57%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) PeopleSoft
2 4 (14.29%) Tableau
3 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.57%) Remedy
4 1 (3.57%) VMware
4 1 (3.57%) Cisco