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 3 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 11 24 16
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -8
Contract jobs citing Oracle 13 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 19.40% 5.52% 3.45%
As % of the Vendors category 25.49% 14.52% 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 1
Average daily rate
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£386 £325 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.84% +4.83%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £37.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +25.00%
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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
51 62 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 76.12% 38.04% 53.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 43 15
Average daily rate £369 £400 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.87% +28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £300 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £369
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £19.30
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -22.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £19.00 £19.49
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -2.51%

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 3 September 2015, 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 18 (90.00%) SQL
2 15 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 14 (70.00%) C#
4 12 (60.00%) .NET
4 12 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 12 (60.00%) Automated Testing
4 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (55.00%) Unit Testing
5 11 (55.00%) C++
5 11 (55.00%) HTML
5 11 (55.00%) ASP.NET
5 11 (55.00%) Windows
5 11 (55.00%) SharePoint
6 10 (50.00%) IIS
6 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (40.00%) Software Engineering
7 8 (40.00%) Service Delivery
7 8 (40.00%) Refactoring
7 8 (40.00%) UML
8 7 (35.00%) ITIL
8 7 (35.00%) .NET Framework
8 7 (35.00%) Security Cleared
8 7 (35.00%) Scrum
9 5 (25.00%) SC Cleared
10 4 (20.00%) Oracle Database
10 4 (20.00%) Line Management
10 4 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
11 3 (15.00%) Microsoft

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 11 (55.00%) SharePoint
2 10 (50.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) DNS
1 2 (10.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (15.00%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (10.00%) MySQL
5 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 10 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (10.00%) SpecFlow
2 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (10.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (5.00%) Back Office
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
1 1 (5.00%) Publishing
1 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Developer
2 11 (55.00%) .NET Developer
3 9 (45.00%) SQL Developer
4 2 (10.00%) SQL DBA
4 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Architect
4 2 (10.00%) C# Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Test Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) DBA
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Server DBA
5 1 (5.00%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Agile Test Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Automation Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (60.00%) .NET
2 11 (55.00%) ASP.NET
2 11 (55.00%) HTML
3 7 (35.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (5.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (55.00%) Windows
2 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.00%) UNIX
3 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (60.00%) Automated Testing
2 11 (55.00%) Unit Testing
3 8 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 8 (40.00%) Refactoring
3 8 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 8 (40.00%) UML
4 7 (35.00%) ITIL
4 7 (35.00%) Scrum
5 4 (20.00%) Line Management
6 2 (10.00%) Database Security
6 2 (10.00%) DevOps
6 2 (10.00%) Test Management
6 2 (10.00%) Test Automation
6 2 (10.00%) Waterfall
6 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (10.00%) Load Balancing
6 2 (10.00%) Software Testing
7 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (90.00%) SQL
2 14 (70.00%) C#
3 12 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 11 (55.00%) C++
5 3 (15.00%) PowerShell
6 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
6 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (10.00%) ISEB
3 2 (10.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) Citrix
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