The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Telford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 15 6 3
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -3
Contract jobs citing Oracle 11 10 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Telford 8.40% 19.23% 33.33%
As % of the Vendors category 16.92% 26.32% 52.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 25
Average daily rate
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£325 £413 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.21% +10.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -9.09%
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Shropshire

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

Vendors Category
Telford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
65 38 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Telford 49.62% 73.08% 63.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 21 41
Average daily rate £320 £403 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.49% +7.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £149 £343 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £450 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+2.70% -1.33%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

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

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in Telford

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

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in Telford

Oracle
Hourly Rate Trend in Telford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Oracle across the Telford region.

Oracle Hourly Rate Trend in Telford

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Telford 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 19 (57.58%) UNIX
2 17 (51.52%) SQL
3 12 (36.36%) WebLogic
4 10 (30.30%) Java
5 8 (24.24%) Windows
6 7 (21.21%) PL/SQL
6 7 (21.21%) IBM
7 6 (18.18%) XML
7 6 (18.18%) Linux
7 6 (18.18%) Oracle Database
8 5 (15.15%) Waterfall
8 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (15.15%) Documentum
8 5 (15.15%) AIX
8 5 (15.15%) Solaris
8 5 (15.15%) webMethods
9 4 (12.12%) Security Testing
9 4 (12.12%) SC Cleared
9 4 (12.12%) Security Cleared
10 3 (9.09%) Test Scripting
10 3 (9.09%) Software Architecture
10 3 (9.09%) Korn
10 3 (9.09%) Software Testing
10 3 (9.09%) Oracle OWB
10 3 (9.09%) Finance
10 3 (9.09%) Shell Script
10 3 (9.09%) Dell
10 3 (9.09%) Sun
10 3 (9.09%) Broadband
11 2 (6.06%) Active Directory

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Telford 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 12 (36.36%) WebLogic
2 5 (15.15%) Documentum
3 1 (3.03%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle Internet Expenses
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle FAH
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) Broadband
2 2 (6.06%) Firewall
3 1 (3.03%) SMTP
3 1 (3.03%) FTP
3 1 (3.03%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.18%) Oracle Database
2 3 (9.09%) Oracle OWB
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.03%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.03%) Data Mart
4 1 (3.03%) SQLPlus
4 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) ClearQuest
1 1 (3.03%) ClearCase
1 1 (3.03%) Toad
General
1 3 (9.09%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) General Ledger
3 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (24.24%) Developer
2 6 (18.18%) Architect
3 5 (15.15%) Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Test Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) PL/SQL Developer
5 3 (9.09%) SQL Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Oracle Consultant
5 3 (9.09%) Consultant
5 3 (9.09%) Software Architect
6 2 (6.06%) Test Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (6.06%) DBA
6 2 (6.06%) Support Specialist
6 2 (6.06%) Oracle Financials Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) UNIX Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
7 1 (3.03%) UNIX Developer
7 1 (3.03%) DBA Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.18%) XML
2 2 (6.06%) J2EE
3 1 (3.03%) WCF
3 1 (3.03%) Middleware
3 1 (3.03%) SOAP
3 1 (3.03%) Web Services
3 1 (3.03%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.03%) Data Integration
1 1 (3.03%) Open Source
1 1 (3.03%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 19 (57.58%) UNIX
2 8 (24.24%) Windows
3 6 (18.18%) Linux
4 5 (15.15%) AIX
4 5 (15.15%) Solaris
5 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.03%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (15.15%) Waterfall
1 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (12.12%) Security Testing
3 3 (9.09%) Test Scripting
3 3 (9.09%) Software Architecture
3 3 (9.09%) Software Testing
4 2 (6.06%) Data Modelling
4 2 (6.06%) E-business
4 2 (6.06%) Test Management
4 2 (6.06%) Problem Management
4 2 (6.06%) Information Assurance
4 2 (6.06%) Test Strategy
5 1 (3.03%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.03%) Coaching
5 1 (3.03%) Security Architecture
5 1 (3.03%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.03%) Project Planning
5 1 (3.03%) Data Analysis
5 1 (3.03%) TOGAF
5 1 (3.03%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 17 (51.52%) SQL
2 10 (30.30%) Java
3 7 (21.21%) PL/SQL
4 3 (9.09%) Korn
4 3 (9.09%) Shell Script
5 2 (6.06%) COBOL
6 1 (3.03%) VB
6 1 (3.03%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) SC Cleared
1 4 (12.12%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.06%) ISEB
2 2 (6.06%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (3.03%) MCTS
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (3.03%) PowerHA
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 7 (21.21%) IBM
2 5 (15.15%) webMethods
3 3 (9.09%) Dell
3 3 (9.09%) Sun
4 2 (6.06%) HP
4 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.06%) Informatica
4 2 (6.06%) CheckPoint
4 2 (6.06%) ICL
4 2 (6.06%) Pega
5 1 (3.03%) BEA
5 1 (3.03%) Sybase
Telford, Shropshire
Bentley Whitaker
Rate: From £350 to £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago