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 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 6 4 5
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Contract jobs citing Oracle 27 20 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Telford 19.15% 19.80% 14.89%
As % of the Vendors category 31.40% 34.48% 21.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 13 5
Average daily rate
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£495 £413 £445
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -7.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £276 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £512 £474
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £39.25 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-10.82% +20.76%
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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 Telford region.

Vendors Category
Telford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
86 58 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Telford 60.99% 57.43% 68.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 39 38
Average daily rate £450 £410 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.75% -18.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £204 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £492 £615
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £21.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

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 May 2015, 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 52 (86.67%) Java
2 39 (65.00%) UNIX
3 35 (58.33%) WebLogic
4 30 (50.00%) Windows
4 30 (50.00%) SQL
5 28 (46.67%) J2EE
6 24 (40.00%) webMethods
7 22 (36.67%) Open Source
8 21 (35.00%) Pega
9 20 (33.33%) Waterfall
9 20 (33.33%) Oracle Database
9 20 (33.33%) Linux
10 18 (30.00%) RUP
10 18 (30.00%) Perl
10 18 (30.00%) BEA
11 17 (28.33%) Red Hat
11 17 (28.33%) PL/SQL
11 17 (28.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 16 (26.67%) Informatica
13 14 (23.33%) Business Intelligence
14 13 (21.67%) JBoss
14 13 (21.67%) Data Modelling
14 13 (21.67%) Apache
14 13 (21.67%) Configuration Management
14 13 (21.67%) Agile Software Development
14 13 (21.67%) Subversion
14 13 (21.67%) Maven
14 13 (21.67%) Jenkins
14 13 (21.67%) Puppet
14 13 (21.67%) Hudson

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 35 (58.33%) WebLogic
2 13 (21.67%) JBoss
2 13 (21.67%) Apache
3 9 (15.00%) Tomcat
3 9 (15.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (11.67%) MS Office
2 1 (1.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.67%) TCP/IP
1 7 (11.67%) Internet
1 7 (11.67%) Firewall
2 6 (10.00%) SSL
3 1 (1.67%) LAN
3 1 (1.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 8 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 7 (11.67%) MySQL
4 6 (10.00%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.67%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.67%) Oracle OWB
6 1 (1.67%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 13 (21.67%) Subversion
1 13 (21.67%) Maven
1 13 (21.67%) Jenkins
1 13 (21.67%) Hudson
2 9 (15.00%) JIRA
3 2 (3.33%) Toad
4 1 (1.67%) CA Gen
General
1 1 (1.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (38.33%) Architect
1 23 (38.33%) Developer
2 13 (21.67%) Analyst
3 11 (18.33%) Platform Architect
4 10 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
5 6 (10.00%) Project Analyst
5 6 (10.00%) Requirements Analyst
5 6 (10.00%) DBA
5 6 (10.00%) Senior Developer
6 4 (6.67%) webMethods Developer
6 4 (6.67%) Administrator
7 3 (5.00%) Business Analyst
7 3 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 2 (3.33%) AWS Developer
8 2 (3.33%) AWS Architect
8 2 (3.33%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (3.33%) Web Developer
9 1 (1.67%) Test Analyst
9 1 (1.67%) Programmer
9 1 (1.67%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (46.67%) J2EE
2 12 (20.00%) XML
3 11 (18.33%) RabbitMQ
4 8 (13.33%) SAX
5 7 (11.67%) CGI
5 7 (11.67%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (3.33%) Ajax
6 2 (3.33%) CSS
6 2 (3.33%) HTML
6 2 (3.33%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (36.67%) Open Source
2 8 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 39 (65.00%) UNIX
2 30 (50.00%) Windows
3 20 (33.33%) Linux
4 17 (28.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (18.33%) AIX
5 11 (18.33%) Solaris
5 11 (18.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 6 (10.00%) SUSE
7 1 (1.67%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 18 (30.00%) RUP
3 14 (23.33%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (21.67%) Data Modelling
4 13 (21.67%) Configuration Management
4 13 (21.67%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (18.33%) DevOps
6 9 (15.00%) Infrastructure Management
7 7 (11.67%) Analytics
8 6 (10.00%) OO
9 5 (8.33%) Test Strategy
10 4 (6.67%) Problem Management
11 2 (3.33%) Test Scripting
11 2 (3.33%) Continuous Integration
12 1 (1.67%) ITIL
12 1 (1.67%) Scrum
12 1 (1.67%) Change Management
12 1 (1.67%) Risk Management
12 1 (1.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (86.67%) Java
2 30 (50.00%) SQL
3 18 (30.00%) Perl
4 17 (28.33%) PL/SQL
5 10 (16.67%) Shell Script
6 7 (11.67%) Ruby
7 2 (3.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.33%) BC Cleared
4 1 (1.67%) ISEB
4 1 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.67%) ISTQB
System Software
1 8 (13.33%) Squid
2 4 (6.67%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 13 (21.67%) Puppet
2 4 (6.67%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 24 (40.00%) webMethods
2 21 (35.00%) Pega
3 18 (30.00%) BEA
4 17 (28.33%) Red Hat
5 16 (26.67%) Informatica
6 6 (10.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (10.00%) Business Objects
7 2 (3.33%) WSO2
8 1 (1.67%) Fujitsu