The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Spatial 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 Spatial over the 3 months to 24 April 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Spatial
Rank 591 586 549
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -37
Contract jobs citing Oracle Spatial 3 14 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.025% 0.021%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.030% 0.14% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 14 6
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£395 £387 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.00% +15.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £356 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £400 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £381 £335
% change year-on-year
+3.60% +13.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £23.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £23.50

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
10151 9676 8512
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.22% 17.52% 17.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 6162 5939 4805
Average daily rate £390 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 368 314 420
Average hourly rate £20.00 £18.60 £19.62
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.52% -5.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.95 £12.20 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%

Oracle Spatial
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Oracle Spatial Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Oracle Spatial
Daily Rate Trend

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

Oracle Spatial Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Oracle Spatial
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Oracle Spatial Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Oracle Spatial
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Spatial within the UK over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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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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
England -12 3 £395 +2.00%
Warrington - 2 £398 -
Cheshire - 2 £398 -
North West - 2 £398 -
South East - 1 £363 -
Hampshire - 1 £363 -
Southampton - 1 £363 -

Oracle Spatial
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Oracle Spatial 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 Spatial.

1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (75.00%) ESRI
2 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (62.50%) Data Management
3 5 (62.50%) GIS
3 5 (62.50%) ArcGIS
3 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
4 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 4 (50.00%) Java
5 3 (37.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 3 (37.50%) Windows
5 3 (37.50%) Linux
5 3 (37.50%) Python
5 3 (37.50%) TIBCO
5 3 (37.50%) TIBCO Hawk
5 3 (37.50%) BusinessWorks
5 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
5 3 (37.50%) Project Management
5 3 (37.50%) Spring
5 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
5 3 (37.50%) Dojo
5 3 (37.50%) User Stories
6 2 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
6 2 (25.00%) ETL
6 2 (25.00%) VBA
7 1 (12.50%) .NET

Oracle Spatial
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Oracle Spatial 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 Spatial. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (62.50%) ArcGIS
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) BusinessWorks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (37.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (12.50%) Subversion
3 1 (12.50%) SpecFlow
3 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
3 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
3 1 (12.50%) Hudson
3 1 (12.50%) SoapUI
3 1 (12.50%) FitNesse
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Java Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Java Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Senior JavaScript Developer
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (25.00%) GIS Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Field Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Spring
1 3 (37.50%) Dojo
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) SOAP
2 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) GIS
2 1 (12.50%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Data Management
3 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
3 3 (37.50%) Project Management
3 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
3 3 (37.50%) User Stories
4 2 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 2 (25.00%) ETL
5 1 (12.50%) Scrum
5 1 (12.50%) TDD
5 1 (12.50%) BDD
5 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (12.50%) DevOps
5 1 (12.50%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (37.50%) Python
4 2 (25.00%) VBA
5 1 (12.50%) C#
5 1 (12.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (75.00%) ESRI
3 3 (37.50%) TIBCO