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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 12 16 8
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -8
Contract jobs citing Oracle 79 48 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 11.19% 8.08% 10.37%
As % of the Vendors category 27.53% 17.02% 23.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 34 33
Average daily rate
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£393 £275 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.72% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £216 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £22.50 - £19.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -3.70%
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
287 282 270
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 40.65% 47.47% 43.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 162 126
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £205 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 17 13
Average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -17.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £11.02 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £19.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 -1 51 £325 +18.18% 16
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UK

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 55 (42.97%) SQL
2 44 (34.38%) Security Cleared
3 32 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 28 (21.88%) Java
4 28 (21.88%) SQL Server
4 28 (21.88%) Microsoft
5 25 (19.53%) UNIX
5 25 (19.53%) Finance
6 24 (18.75%) Scrum
7 23 (17.97%) Web Services
7 23 (17.97%) XML
8 21 (16.41%) Windows
9 19 (14.84%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (14.84%) Oracle Database
10 16 (12.50%) PRINCE2
10 16 (12.50%) MySQL
10 16 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 15 (11.72%) Maven
11 15 (11.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 15 (11.72%) PL/SQL
11 15 (11.72%) Relational Database
12 14 (10.94%) HP Quality Center
12 14 (10.94%) SOAP
12 14 (10.94%) HP
13 13 (10.16%) Project Management
13 13 (10.16%) Selenium
13 13 (10.16%) SQL Server 2012
13 13 (10.16%) Red Gate
14 12 (9.38%) Test Automation
14 12 (9.38%) .NET

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 12 (9.38%) WebLogic
2 7 (5.47%) SharePoint
3 6 (4.69%) Apache
4 5 (3.91%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (2.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (1.56%) Oracle Service Bus
6 2 (1.56%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (1.56%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.56%) CICS
6 2 (1.56%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 2 (1.56%) Documentum
7 1 (0.78%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (0.78%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 10 (7.81%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.56%) MS Project
2 2 (1.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (6.25%) Oracle Receivables
2 5 (3.91%) Oracle Financials
3 3 (2.34%) Agresso
4 2 (1.56%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (1.56%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (1.56%) SAP IS-U
4 2 (1.56%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.78%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.78%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.78%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.78%) SAP SRM
5 1 (0.78%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.78%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.78%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.78%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.78%) Oracle E-Business Tax
5 1 (0.78%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 1 (0.78%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 1 (0.78%) Oracle AGIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.34%) Office 365
2 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.47%) SAN
2 6 (4.69%) 4G
2 6 (4.69%) 2G
2 6 (4.69%) 3G
3 4 (3.13%) HTTP
4 3 (2.34%) Internet
5 2 (1.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (21.88%) SQL Server
2 19 (14.84%) Oracle Database
3 16 (12.50%) MySQL
3 16 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (11.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (11.72%) Relational Database
5 13 (10.16%) SQL Server 2012
6 11 (8.59%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
7 8 (6.25%) SQL Server 2000
8 7 (5.47%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (4.69%) RDBMS
10 5 (3.91%) Star Schema
10 5 (3.91%) Oracle Database 10g
10 5 (3.91%) Pentaho
10 5 (3.91%) Hadoop
11 4 (3.13%) Oracle ODI
12 3 (2.34%) BusinessObjects
12 3 (2.34%) DataStage
12 3 (2.34%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 15 (11.72%) Maven
2 13 (10.16%) Selenium
3 12 (9.38%) Ant
4 10 (7.81%) JIRA
5 9 (7.03%) Apache Ivy
6 8 (6.25%) SoapUI
6 8 (6.25%) Toad
7 6 (4.69%) WebDriver
7 6 (4.69%) eggPlant
7 6 (4.69%) LoadRunner
8 5 (3.91%) JUnit
8 5 (3.91%) TestNG
8 5 (3.91%) Talend Open Studio
8 5 (3.91%) CA Gen
9 4 (3.13%) Subversion
9 4 (3.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 3 (2.34%) Eclipse
10 3 (2.34%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (2.34%) Jenkins
11 2 (1.56%) Hudson
General
1 25 (19.53%) Finance
2 6 (4.69%) Banking
3 3 (2.34%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.56%) Local Government
5 1 (0.78%) General Ledger
5 1 (0.78%) Billing
5 1 (0.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (24.22%) Developer
2 24 (18.75%) Analyst
3 17 (13.28%) Project Manager
4 15 (11.72%) DBA
5 12 (9.38%) SQL DBA
6 11 (8.59%) Java Developer
7 9 (7.03%) Business Analyst
8 7 (5.47%) Virtualisation Engineer
9 6 (4.69%) QA Leader
9 6 (4.69%) Consultant
9 6 (4.69%) Software Engineer
9 6 (4.69%) C++ Developer
9 6 (4.69%) Architect
10 5 (3.91%) Systems Analyst
11 4 (3.13%) Test Leader
11 4 (3.13%) Oracle Consultant
11 4 (3.13%) Lead Software Engineer
11 4 (3.13%) Test Analyst
11 4 (3.13%) Applications Support
11 4 (3.13%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (17.97%) Web Services
1 23 (17.97%) XML
2 14 (10.94%) SOAP
3 12 (9.38%) .NET
4 11 (8.59%) REST
5 10 (7.81%) Spring
5 10 (7.81%) HTML
6 9 (7.03%) Middleware
7 8 (6.25%) Hibernate
7 8 (6.25%) J2EE
8 7 (5.47%) JSF
9 6 (4.69%) J2ME
9 6 (4.69%) XSLT
9 6 (4.69%) WAP
10 5 (3.91%) WSDL
10 5 (3.91%) .NET Framework
10 5 (3.91%) JSON
10 5 (3.91%) Apache Camel
11 4 (3.13%) WebCenter
11 4 (3.13%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.25%) Mobile App
2 6 (4.69%) iSeries
2 6 (4.69%) Handset
3 5 (3.91%) Data Integration
3 5 (3.91%) Mobile Banking
4 4 (3.13%) Open Source
4 4 (3.13%) Statistics
4 4 (3.13%) AS400
5 3 (2.34%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.56%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.56%) Data Extraction
6 2 (1.56%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.56%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.78%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.78%) GIS
7 1 (0.78%) Taxonomies
7 1 (0.78%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 25 (19.53%) UNIX
2 21 (16.41%) Windows
3 9 (7.03%) Linux
4 8 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.56%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.56%) Solaris
7 1 (0.78%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (18.75%) Scrum
2 19 (14.84%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 13 (10.16%) Project Management
5 12 (9.38%) Test Automation
6 10 (7.81%) TDD
7 9 (7.03%) ETL
8 8 (6.25%) Automation Testing
8 8 (6.25%) Regression Testing
8 8 (6.25%) Software Engineering
8 8 (6.25%) UML
8 8 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (5.47%) SOA
10 6 (4.69%) Web Application Development
10 6 (4.69%) Manual Testing
10 6 (4.69%) Automated Testing
10 6 (4.69%) Migration
10 6 (4.69%) CRM
11 5 (3.91%) Data Modelling
11 5 (3.91%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 55 (42.97%) SQL
2 28 (21.88%) Java
3 15 (11.72%) PL/SQL
4 7 (5.47%) C#
5 6 (4.69%) C++
6 5 (3.91%) VC++
6 5 (3.91%) XPath
6 5 (3.91%) PowerShell
7 4 (3.13%) JavaScript
7 4 (3.13%) VB
7 4 (3.13%) Shell Script
8 3 (2.34%) C
9 2 (1.56%) Scala
9 2 (1.56%) Groovy
9 2 (1.56%) XQuery
10 1 (0.78%) Perl
10 1 (0.78%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.78%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.78%) VBA
10 1 (0.78%) R
Qualifications
1 44 (34.38%) Security Cleared
2 32 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 7 (5.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (5.47%) ISEB
3 7 (5.47%) MCDBA
3 7 (5.47%) MCITP
4 6 (4.69%) DV Cleared
4 6 (4.69%) ISTQB
5 5 (3.91%) Oracle Certification
6 3 (2.34%) PMP
7 2 (1.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (1.56%) IIBA
7 2 (1.56%) PMI Certification
7 2 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.78%) Degree
8 1 (0.78%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.03%) QA
2 1 (0.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (5.47%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (5.47%) Hyper-V
1 7 (5.47%) vCloud
1 7 (5.47%) vSphere
2 5 (3.91%) XenServer
2 5 (3.91%) XenDesktop
3 2 (1.56%) Terminal Services
3 2 (1.56%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 14 (10.94%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (3.91%) NetBackup
2 5 (3.91%) Backup Exec
2 5 (3.91%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (1.56%) SCCM
3 2 (1.56%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 28 (21.88%) Microsoft
2 14 (10.94%) HP
3 13 (10.16%) Red Gate
4 10 (7.81%) IBM
5 9 (7.03%) SAP
5 9 (7.03%) VMware
6 7 (5.47%) Citrix
6 7 (5.47%) Informatica
7 6 (4.69%) Business Objects
7 6 (4.69%) Apple
7 6 (4.69%) Remedy
7 6 (4.69%) Sun
8 5 (3.91%) Symantec
8 5 (3.91%) CA
8 5 (3.91%) JBoss
8 5 (3.91%) Talend
9 3 (2.34%) Cognos
10 2 (1.56%) Guidewire
10 2 (1.56%) Thunderhead
10 2 (1.56%) JD Edwards
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