The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 2 October 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 23 11 7
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -4
Contract jobs citing Oracle 72 56 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 8.90% 9.84% 10.69%
As % of the Vendors category 24.83% 20.66% 23.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 33 23
Average daily rate
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£375 £275 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £250 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £400 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
Average hourly rate £145.00 £18.99 £19.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+663.76% -3.87%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -7.69%
Oracle
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Vendors Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
290 271 243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 35.85% 47.63% 45.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 146 108
Average daily rate £350 £275 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £212 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 19 7
Average hourly rate £16.25 £18.97 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.33% -2.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.15 £13.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.70 £19.00 £39.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.37 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+3.45% -2.05%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Oracle
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the Wales region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014.

Oracle Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

Oracle
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Oracle Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Oracle
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle within the Wales region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014. 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
South Wales -9 43 £350 +27.27% 16
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UK

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 56 (40.88%) SQL
2 49 (35.77%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (33.58%) SQL Server
4 41 (29.93%) Security Cleared
5 35 (25.55%) XML
6 34 (24.82%) Microsoft
7 33 (24.09%) Java
7 33 (24.09%) Web Services
8 31 (22.63%) UNIX
9 29 (21.17%) SC Cleared
9 29 (21.17%) Relational Database
10 27 (19.71%) Windows
11 26 (18.98%) Finance
12 25 (18.25%) Oracle Database
13 22 (16.06%) SOAP
14 21 (15.33%) .NET
14 21 (15.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 20 (14.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 19 (13.87%) Scrum
16 19 (13.87%) REST
17 17 (12.41%) SQL Server 2012
17 17 (12.41%) SQL Server 2008
18 16 (11.68%) MySQL
19 15 (10.95%) PRINCE2
19 15 (10.95%) Open Source
20 14 (10.22%) UML
20 14 (10.22%) Data Modelling
21 13 (9.49%) RDBMS
21 13 (9.49%) Project Management
21 13 (9.49%) WebLogic

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 13 (9.49%) WebLogic
2 5 (3.65%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (2.92%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.92%) Apache
3 4 (2.92%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (2.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (1.46%) Oracle Service Bus
5 2 (1.46%) CICS
5 2 (1.46%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 2 (1.46%) Documentum
5 2 (1.46%) Tuxedo
5 2 (1.46%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.73%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.73%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 8 (5.84%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.46%) MS Project
2 2 (1.46%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (5.84%) Oracle Receivables
2 5 (3.65%) Oracle Financials
3 4 (2.92%) SAP IS-U
4 2 (1.46%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (1.46%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (1.46%) Agresso
4 2 (1.46%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (1.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.73%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.73%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.73%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.73%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.73%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.73%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.73%) Oracle E-Business Tax
5 1 (0.73%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 1 (0.73%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 1 (0.73%) Oracle AGIS
5 1 (0.73%) SAP SRM
5 1 (0.73%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.73%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.65%) SAN
2 4 (2.92%) HTTP
3 3 (2.19%) 2G
3 3 (2.19%) 3G
3 3 (2.19%) 4G
4 2 (1.46%) Internet
4 2 (1.46%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (33.58%) SQL Server
2 29 (21.17%) Relational Database
3 25 (18.25%) Oracle Database
4 21 (15.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 20 (14.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 17 (12.41%) SQL Server 2012
6 17 (12.41%) SQL Server 2008
7 16 (11.68%) MySQL
8 13 (9.49%) RDBMS
8 13 (9.49%) Oracle Database 11g
9 10 (7.30%) Oracle Database 10g
10 9 (6.57%) MongoDB
11 8 (5.84%) SQL Server 2000
12 7 (5.11%) SQL Server 2005
12 7 (5.11%) Oracle9i Database
12 7 (5.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 6 (4.38%) PostgreSQL
14 5 (3.65%) Hadoop
14 5 (3.65%) Pentaho
15 4 (2.92%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (8.76%) Maven
2 10 (7.30%) Selenium
3 9 (6.57%) Ant
4 7 (5.11%) Toad
4 7 (5.11%) JIRA
5 6 (4.38%) WebDriver
5 6 (4.38%) Apache Ivy
6 5 (3.65%) JUnit
6 5 (3.65%) CA Gen
6 5 (3.65%) SoapUI
6 5 (3.65%) TestNG
6 5 (3.65%) Talend Open Studio
7 4 (2.92%) Oracle APEX
7 4 (2.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 4 (2.92%) Subversion
8 3 (2.19%) Eclipse
8 3 (2.19%) LoadRunner
8 3 (2.19%) eggPlant
8 3 (2.19%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (2.19%) Jenkins
General
1 26 (18.98%) Finance
2 4 (2.92%) Banking
3 3 (2.19%) Marketing
3 3 (2.19%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.46%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.46%) Electronics
4 2 (1.46%) Local Government
5 1 (0.73%) General Ledger
5 1 (0.73%) Billing
Job Titles
1 37 (27.01%) Developer
2 21 (15.33%) DBA
3 20 (14.60%) Architect
4 18 (13.14%) Analyst
5 15 (10.95%) Project Manager
6 14 (10.22%) Technical Architect
7 12 (8.76%) Java Developer
7 12 (8.76%) SQL DBA
8 7 (5.11%) Systems Analyst
8 7 (5.11%) Administrator
9 6 (4.38%) Software Engineer
9 6 (4.38%) C++ Developer
10 5 (3.65%) Data Analyst
10 5 (3.65%) Consultant
10 5 (3.65%) Virtualisation Engineer
11 4 (2.92%) Test Analyst
11 4 (2.92%) Tester
11 4 (2.92%) Oracle DBA
11 4 (2.92%) Lead Software Engineer
12 3 (2.19%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (25.55%) XML
2 33 (24.09%) Web Services
3 22 (16.06%) SOAP
4 21 (15.33%) .NET
5 19 (13.87%) REST
6 11 (8.03%) HTML
7 10 (7.30%) Middleware
7 10 (7.30%) Spring
8 9 (6.57%) J2EE
9 8 (5.84%) Hibernate
10 7 (5.11%) JSF
10 7 (5.11%) XSLT
11 6 (4.38%) JSON
12 5 (3.65%) .NET Framework
12 5 (3.65%) WSDL
12 5 (3.65%) Apache Camel
12 5 (3.65%) HTML5
13 4 (2.92%) jQuery
13 4 (2.92%) Oracle Fusion
13 4 (2.92%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.95%) Open Source
2 6 (4.38%) iSeries
2 6 (4.38%) Replication
3 5 (3.65%) Mobile App
3 5 (3.65%) Data Integration
4 4 (2.92%) Data Extraction
4 4 (2.92%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.92%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.92%) AS400
4 4 (2.92%) Statistics
5 3 (2.19%) Handset
5 3 (2.19%) Mobile Banking
6 2 (1.46%) Taxonomies
6 2 (1.46%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.46%) LPAR
6 2 (1.46%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.46%) NHS
6 2 (1.46%) DTV
6 2 (1.46%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.46%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 31 (22.63%) UNIX
2 27 (19.71%) Windows
3 11 (8.03%) Linux
3 11 (8.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (5.84%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (5.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (4.38%) CentOS
6 2 (1.46%) AIX
6 2 (1.46%) Solaris
6 2 (1.46%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.73%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (35.77%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (13.87%) Scrum
3 15 (10.95%) PRINCE2
4 14 (10.22%) UML
4 14 (10.22%) Data Modelling
5 13 (9.49%) Project Management
6 11 (8.03%) TDD
6 11 (8.03%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (6.57%) Test Automation
8 8 (5.84%) Migration
8 8 (5.84%) Software Engineering
9 7 (5.11%) ETL
9 7 (5.11%) OO
9 7 (5.11%) Line Management
9 7 (5.11%) Coaching
10 6 (4.38%) Database Tuning
10 6 (4.38%) Web Application Development
10 6 (4.38%) Information Architecture
10 6 (4.38%) Automation Testing
10 6 (4.38%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 56 (40.88%) SQL
2 33 (24.09%) Java
3 8 (5.84%) PL/SQL
4 7 (5.11%) C#
5 6 (4.38%) C++
5 6 (4.38%) JavaScript
5 6 (4.38%) VB
6 5 (3.65%) VC++
6 5 (3.65%) XPath
7 3 (2.19%) VB.NET
7 3 (2.19%) VBA
7 3 (2.19%) PHP
7 3 (2.19%) C
7 3 (2.19%) Shell Script
7 3 (2.19%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.46%) Groovy
8 2 (1.46%) Scala
8 2 (1.46%) XQuery
8 2 (1.46%) Perl
9 1 (0.73%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 41 (29.93%) Security Cleared
2 29 (21.17%) SC Cleared
3 7 (5.11%) MCITP
3 7 (5.11%) ISEB
3 7 (5.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (5.11%) MCDBA
4 6 (4.38%) DV Cleared
4 6 (4.38%) ISTQB
5 3 (2.19%) Oracle Certification
5 3 (2.19%) PMP
6 2 (1.46%) BC Cleared
6 2 (1.46%) IIBA
6 2 (1.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (1.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (1.46%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.73%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.73%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.65%) QA
2 1 (0.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (4.38%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (4.38%) Hyper-V
2 5 (3.65%) vSphere
2 5 (3.65%) vCloud
3 3 (2.19%) XenServer
3 3 (2.19%) XenDesktop
4 2 (1.46%) Terminal Services
4 2 (1.46%) MetaFrame
4 2 (1.46%) NFS
Systems Management
1 10 (7.30%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.19%) NetBackup
2 3 (2.19%) Backup Exec
2 3 (2.19%) HP UCMDB
2 3 (2.19%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (1.46%) SCCM
3 2 (1.46%) Tivoli
3 2 (1.46%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (1.46%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 34 (24.82%) Microsoft
2 13 (9.49%) Red Gate
3 12 (8.76%) SAP
4 11 (8.03%) HP
5 10 (7.30%) IBM
5 10 (7.30%) VMware
6 5 (3.65%) JBoss
6 5 (3.65%) Citrix
6 5 (3.65%) CA
6 5 (3.65%) Talend
7 4 (2.92%) Informatica
7 4 (2.92%) Remedy
7 4 (2.92%) Business Objects
8 3 (2.19%) Cognos
8 3 (2.19%) EMC
8 3 (2.19%) Sun
8 3 (2.19%) Symantec
8 3 (2.19%) Apple
9 2 (1.46%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.46%) JD Edwards
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