The table below looks at the statistics 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 12 February 2016 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Collaboration Suite (OCS)
Rank 625 611 585
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -26
Contract jobs citing Oracle Collaboration Suite 1 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.002% 0.006%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.011% 0.011% 0.034%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Application Platforms Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9411 9330 8902
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.29% 18.02% 17.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 6101 5780 5258
Average daily rate £410 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 240 323 315
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.75 £39.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

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 2 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Collaboration Suite within the UK over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +7 1 - -
England -3 1 - -

Oracle Collaboration Suite
Top 28 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 3 (100.00%) 3G
1 3 (100.00%) SS7
1 3 (100.00%) TCAP
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (100.00%) 2G
1 3 (100.00%) SUSE
1 3 (100.00%) Huawei
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) SIGTRAN
1 3 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (100.00%) Diameter Protocol
1 3 (100.00%) Intelligent Network
1 3 (100.00%) Value-Added Service
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco IPCC
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) SMS
2 1 (33.33%) Billing
2 1 (33.33%) MVNO
2 1 (33.33%) Presales
2 1 (33.33%) Convergent Charging

Oracle Collaboration Suite
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) 2G
1 3 (100.00%) 3G
1 3 (100.00%) Diameter Protocol
1 3 (100.00%) Intelligent Network
1 3 (100.00%) SIGTRAN
1 3 (100.00%) SS7
1 3 (100.00%) TCAP
1 3 (100.00%) Value-Added Service
2 1 (33.33%) MVNO
2 1 (33.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) BSS Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Product Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) SUSE
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Convergent Charging
2 1 (33.33%) Presales
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Huawei
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle