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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 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.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle
Rank 25 15 10
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -5
Contract jobs citing Oracle 6 17 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 2.51% 8.54% 10.00%
As % of the Vendors category 5.50% 18.28% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 13 21
Median daily rate £300 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £37.50 £35.09
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +6.87%
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
109 93 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 45.61% 46.73% 36.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 55 66
Median daily rate £313 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.87% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 7
Median hourly rate £14.73 £15.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.80% -23.07%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Suffolk region citing Oracle as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich -10 3 £425 +6.25% 1
Oracle
East of England

Oracle
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Suffolk region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) VBA
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (33.33%) EasyMock
3 2 (33.33%) JPA
3 2 (33.33%) Java EE
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Spring
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 2 (33.33%) JBoss
3 2 (33.33%) JUnit
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
4 1 (16.67%) SLA
4 1 (16.67%) Replication
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
4 1 (16.67%) Data Guard

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) JBoss
2 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) EasyMock
1 2 (33.33%) JUnit
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Applications Support
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Service Desk Support
3 1 (16.67%) DBA
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Hibernate
1 2 (33.33%) Java EE
1 2 (33.33%) JPA
1 2 (33.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
1 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) VBA
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Data Guard
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Red Hat