The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 1 May 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle
Rank - 28 13
Contract jobs citing Oracle 0 7 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton - 5.38% 12.25%
As % of the Vendors category - 12.73% 20.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 22
Average daily rate - £313 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -10.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.13 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+11.78% -12.50%
Oracle
Somerset

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

Vendors Category
Taunton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
13 55 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 39.39% 42.31% 60.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 36 106
Average daily rate £250 £448 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-44.13% +36.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £303 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £745 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £12.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -44.18%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

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

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

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

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Taunton 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 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) SharePoint
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (85.71%) IIS
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
2 6 (85.71%) C#
2 6 (85.71%) C++
2 6 (85.71%) HTML
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 6 (85.71%) Automated Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Unit Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
3 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
3 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
4 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
4 3 (42.86%) Refactoring
4 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
4 3 (42.86%) ITIL
4 3 (42.86%) UML
4 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
5 2 (28.57%) DV Cleared
6 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
6 1 (14.29%) Migration
6 1 (14.29%) Data Management
6 1 (14.29%) WebSphere

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Taunton 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 6 (85.71%) IIS
1 6 (85.71%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) DataStage
2 1 (14.29%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) .NET Developer
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (28.57%) C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) .NET
1 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
1 6 (85.71%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Data Conversion
1 1 (14.29%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Automated Testing
1 6 (85.71%) Unit Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
3 3 (42.86%) ITIL
3 3 (42.86%) Refactoring
3 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
3 3 (42.86%) UML
4 1 (14.29%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (14.29%) Data Management
4 1 (14.29%) ETL
4 1 (14.29%) Master Data Management
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) C#
2 6 (85.71%) C++
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) DV Cleared