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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 8 26 27
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +1
Contract jobs citing Oracle 25 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 12.69% 1.43% 1.18%
As % of the Vendors category 35.71% 4.65% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 0 2
Average daily rate
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£400 - £430
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 - £422
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 - £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 £38.25 £30.01 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+27.47% -11.75%
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
70 43 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 35.53% 30.71% 38.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 25 41
Average daily rate £375 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £150 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 7
Average hourly rate £23.13 £15.00 £20.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.16% -27.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £19.50 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 22 £400 - 3
Stowmarket - - - - 2
Bury St Edmunds - - - -
Oracle
East of England

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 18 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (44.44%) Oracle Database
3 15 (41.67%) Linux
4 13 (36.11%) Oracle Database 11g
4 13 (36.11%) SCOM
5 12 (33.33%) Master Data Management
5 12 (33.33%) Data Management
6 11 (30.56%) Data Analysis
7 10 (27.78%) Microsoft
8 8 (22.22%) SQL
9 6 (16.67%) Data Modelling
9 6 (16.67%) Data Architecture
10 5 (13.89%) Windows
11 4 (11.11%) Web Services
11 4 (11.11%) T-SQL
11 4 (11.11%) .NET
11 4 (11.11%) C#
11 4 (11.11%) Java
11 4 (11.11%) Oracle Linux
12 3 (8.33%) Splunk
12 3 (8.33%) Test Strategy
12 3 (8.33%) Moq
12 3 (8.33%) Network Management
12 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (8.33%) Inversion of Control
12 3 (8.33%) Groovy
12 3 (8.33%) SC Cleared
12 3 (8.33%) Security Cleared
12 3 (8.33%) Unit Testing
12 3 (8.33%) Test Scripting

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (5.56%) Oracle Spatial
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) LAN
1 3 (8.33%) TCP/IP
1 3 (8.33%) VPN
1 3 (8.33%) VLAN
1 3 (8.33%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (44.44%) Oracle Database
3 13 (36.11%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (8.33%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (2.78%) Big Data
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Moq
2 2 (5.56%) JUnit
3 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (2.78%) Retail
1 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
1 1 (2.78%) Finance
1 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (47.22%) Architect
2 12 (33.33%) Data Architect
3 8 (22.22%) Consultant
4 5 (13.89%) Infrastructure Architect
5 4 (11.11%) Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Test Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) .NET Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Lead Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Field Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) C# Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Coordinator
7 2 (5.56%) Implementation Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Release Coordinator
8 1 (2.78%) Build and Release Manager
8 1 (2.78%) .NET Software Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Lead .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.11%) Web Services
1 4 (11.11%) .NET
2 3 (8.33%) WCF
2 3 (8.33%) LINQ
3 2 (5.56%) Hibernate
4 1 (2.78%) SOAP
4 1 (2.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (5.56%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 15 (41.67%) Linux
2 5 (13.89%) Windows
3 4 (11.11%) Oracle Linux
4 3 (8.33%) UNIX
4 3 (8.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (33.33%) Master Data Management
1 12 (33.33%) Data Management
2 11 (30.56%) Data Analysis
3 6 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 6 (16.67%) Data Architecture
4 3 (8.33%) Test Strategy
4 3 (8.33%) Network Management
4 3 (8.33%) Unit Testing
4 3 (8.33%) Test Scripting
4 3 (8.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (5.56%) Service Delivery
5 2 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (5.56%) SOA
6 1 (2.78%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (2.78%) ETL
6 1 (2.78%) ERP
6 1 (2.78%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.22%) SQL
2 4 (11.11%) T-SQL
2 4 (11.11%) C#
2 4 (11.11%) Java
3 3 (8.33%) Groovy
4 2 (5.56%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 3 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.78%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 13 (36.11%) SCOM
2 2 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (2.78%) Nessus
Vendors
1 10 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.33%) Splunk
2 3 (8.33%) Cisco
2 3 (8.33%) VMware
3 2 (5.56%) HP
4 1 (2.78%) Salesforce.com