The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 16 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 Vendors for the Wakefield region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank - 7 -
Contract jobs citing Oracle 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield - 9.52% -
As % of the Vendors category - 18.18% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £14.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.63 £32.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+21.92% +20.37%
Vendors Category
Wakefield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
14 11 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield 46.67% 52.38% 38.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 3
Average daily rate £300 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +7.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 0
Average hourly rate £10.15 £14.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.77% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
Oracle
West Yorkshire

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle across the Wakefield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Oracle across the Wakefield region.

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in Wakefield

Oracle
Hourly Rate Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Oracle across the Wakefield region.

Oracle Hourly Rate Trend in Wakefield

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wakefield 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 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VB
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Process Management
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB Practitioner
1 1 (50.00%) Ajax
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (50.00%) QA
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Management
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wakefield 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 1 (50.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Receivables
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Developer
1 1 (50.00%) QA Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) Ajax
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Process Management
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Management
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (50.00%) Procure-to-pay
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft