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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 5 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Contract jobs citing Oracle 16 12 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Telford 13.91% 21.05% 41.12%
As % of the Vendors category 27.12% 30.00% 63.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 38
Average daily rate
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£293 £451 £408
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.07% +10.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £451 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £451 £600
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 £37.50 £32.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -2.98%
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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
59 40 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Telford 51.30% 70.18% 64.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 15 51
Average daily rate £315 £380 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.10% -17.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £291 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £450 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 0
Average hourly rate £23.50 £22.54 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +1.57%

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 29 August 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 16 (45.71%) SQL
1 16 (45.71%) UNIX
2 12 (34.29%) WebLogic
3 9 (25.71%) Java
4 8 (22.86%) PL/SQL
4 8 (22.86%) Windows
4 8 (22.86%) IBM
5 7 (20.00%) Oracle Database
6 6 (17.14%) Waterfall
6 6 (17.14%) AIX
6 6 (17.14%) Solaris
6 6 (17.14%) Linux
7 5 (14.29%) COBOL
7 5 (14.29%) XML
7 5 (14.29%) webMethods
8 4 (11.43%) Finance
8 4 (11.43%) Problem Management
8 4 (11.43%) Test Scripting
8 4 (11.43%) SC Cleared
8 4 (11.43%) Security Cleared
8 4 (11.43%) ICL
9 3 (8.57%) Software Testing
9 3 (8.57%) Korn
9 3 (8.57%) Oracle OWB
9 3 (8.57%) Security Testing
9 3 (8.57%) Software Architecture
9 3 (8.57%) Migration
9 3 (8.57%) Firewall
9 3 (8.57%) Dell
9 3 (8.57%) Sun

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (34.29%) WebLogic
2 3 (8.57%) Documentum
3 1 (2.86%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (5.71%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (5.71%) Oracle iProcurement
1 2 (5.71%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (5.71%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (5.71%) Oracle Internet Expenses
1 2 (5.71%) Oracle FAH
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) Broadband
1 3 (8.57%) Firewall
2 2 (5.71%) FTP
3 1 (2.86%) HTTP
3 1 (2.86%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (8.57%) Oracle OWB
3 1 (2.86%) Data Mart
3 1 (2.86%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.86%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.86%) SQLPlus
3 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) ClearCase
1 1 (2.86%) ClearQuest
General
1 4 (11.43%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) General Ledger
3 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (22.86%) Architect
1 8 (22.86%) Developer
2 5 (14.29%) Analyst
3 4 (11.43%) Test Analyst
3 4 (11.43%) Consultant
3 4 (11.43%) Oracle Consultant
4 3 (8.57%) COBOL Developer
4 3 (8.57%) Software Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Test Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Support Specialist
5 2 (5.71%) SQL Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Oracle Financials Consultant
5 2 (5.71%) PL/SQL Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
5 2 (5.71%) UNIX Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Release Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) E-Business Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.29%) XML
2 2 (5.71%) J2EE
3 1 (2.86%) SOAP
3 1 (2.86%) Web Services
3 1 (2.86%) XSLT
3 1 (2.86%) Middleware
3 1 (2.86%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) Replication
2 1 (2.86%) Data Integration
2 1 (2.86%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 16 (45.71%) UNIX
2 8 (22.86%) Windows
3 6 (17.14%) AIX
3 6 (17.14%) Solaris
3 6 (17.14%) Linux
4 2 (5.71%) SUSE
4 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.86%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.14%) Waterfall
2 4 (11.43%) Test Scripting
2 4 (11.43%) Problem Management
3 3 (8.57%) Security Testing
3 3 (8.57%) Software Testing
3 3 (8.57%) Migration
3 3 (8.57%) Software Architecture
4 2 (5.71%) Test Management
4 2 (5.71%) Test Strategy
4 2 (5.71%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (5.71%) Data Modelling
4 2 (5.71%) E-business
5 1 (2.86%) Data Security
5 1 (2.86%) Security Management
5 1 (2.86%) OO
5 1 (2.86%) RUP
5 1 (2.86%) ETL
5 1 (2.86%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.86%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.86%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (45.71%) SQL
2 9 (25.71%) Java
3 8 (22.86%) PL/SQL
4 5 (14.29%) COBOL
5 3 (8.57%) Korn
6 2 (5.71%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.86%) VB
7 1 (2.86%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) SC Cleared
1 4 (11.43%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.71%) ISEB
2 2 (5.71%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (2.86%) MCTS
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.71%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.86%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 8 (22.86%) IBM
2 5 (14.29%) webMethods
3 4 (11.43%) ICL
4 3 (8.57%) Sun
4 3 (8.57%) Dell
5 2 (5.71%) HP
5 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.71%) Pega
5 2 (5.71%) Informatica
5 2 (5.71%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.86%) Sybase
6 1 (2.86%) Business Objects
6 1 (2.86%) BEA