The first table below looks at the demand for Oracle Collaboration Suite skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Collaboration Suite over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category.

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.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Collaboration Suite (OCS)
Rank 585 550 -
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -
Contract jobs citing Oracle Collaboration Suite 3 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.013% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.031% 0.072% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Average daily rate - £425 -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Application Platforms Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9616 8285 9912
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.07% 17.34% 16.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 5878 4675 5362
Average daily rate £375 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 311 412 451
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.75 £39.72 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%

Oracle Collaboration Suite
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Collaboration Suite within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Oracle Collaboration Suite Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Oracle Collaboration Suite
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Oracle Collaboration Suite within the UK.

Oracle Collaboration Suite Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Oracle Collaboration Suite
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Collaboration Suite within the UK.

Oracle Collaboration Suite Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Oracle Collaboration Suite
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Oracle Collaboration Suite 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 Collaboration Suite.

1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) 3G
2 2 (66.67%) SS7
2 2 (66.67%) SMPP
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) GPRS
2 2 (66.67%) GSM
2 2 (66.67%) SIGTRAN
2 2 (66.67%) LTE
2 2 (66.67%) 4G
2 2 (66.67%) MVNO
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) SCCM
3 1 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (33.33%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) CommVault
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Solaris

Oracle Collaboration Suite
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Oracle Collaboration Suite 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 Collaboration Suite. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Application Server
1 1 (33.33%) Office Communications Server
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) GPRS
1 2 (66.67%) GSM
1 2 (66.67%) 3G
1 2 (66.67%) SS7
1 2 (66.67%) SMPP
1 2 (66.67%) SIGTRAN
1 2 (66.67%) LTE
1 2 (66.67%) 4G
1 2 (66.67%) MVNO
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Support
2 1 (33.33%) Team Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Team Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Support Team Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Support Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Solaris
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) CommVault
2 1 (33.33%) VMware