The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Welwyn Garden City region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 9 4 9
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Contract jobs citing Oracle 2 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 4.08% 19.44% 17.78%
As % of the Vendors category 8.33% 33.33% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 6
Average daily rate
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£231 £345 £249
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.18% +38.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -2.98%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Welwyn Garden City region.

Vendors Category
Welwyn Garden City
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
24 21 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 48.98% 58.33% 62.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 13 10
Average daily rate £231 £345 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.18% -1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £143 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £449 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £16.00 £9.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+68.42% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +1.57%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Oracle
Hourly Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Oracle Hourly Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 11 (84.62%) SQL
2 10 (76.92%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (61.54%) ETL
3 8 (61.54%) Informatica
3 8 (61.54%) Pharmaceutical
3 8 (61.54%) Oracle Database
4 5 (38.46%) PowerCenter
4 5 (38.46%) HP
5 4 (30.77%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (30.77%) Data Mart
5 4 (30.77%) Manual Testing
6 3 (23.08%) System Testing
6 3 (23.08%) BusinessObjects XI
6 3 (23.08%) Visualisation
6 3 (23.08%) Data Extraction
6 3 (23.08%) Informatics
6 3 (23.08%) Data Quality
6 3 (23.08%) Analytics
6 3 (23.08%) Data Transformation
6 3 (23.08%) Relational Database
6 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (23.08%) Validation
6 3 (23.08%) RDBMS
6 3 (23.08%) Business Objects
7 1 (7.69%) UNIX
7 1 (7.69%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (7.69%) Python
7 1 (7.69%) Star Schema
7 1 (7.69%) Cisco
7 1 (7.69%) IBM

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) MPLS
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (76.92%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (61.54%) Oracle Database
3 5 (38.46%) PowerCenter
4 4 (30.77%) Data Mart
5 3 (23.08%) BusinessObjects XI
5 3 (23.08%) RDBMS
5 3 (23.08%) Relational Database
6 1 (7.69%) Star Schema
6 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (7.69%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 8 (61.54%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) ETL Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Tester
3 3 (23.08%) Informatica Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Informatica ETL Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Business Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Business Objects Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Integration Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Informatics
1 3 (23.08%) Data Extraction
1 3 (23.08%) Visualisation
2 1 (7.69%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) ETL
2 4 (30.77%) Manual Testing
3 3 (23.08%) System Testing
3 3 (23.08%) Validation
3 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) Analytics
3 3 (23.08%) Data Transformation
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Dimensional Modelling
4 1 (7.69%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) Python
2 1 (7.69%) Tcl
2 1 (7.69%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) Perl
2 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Xen
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (7.69%) FortiGate
2 1 (7.69%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Informatica
2 5 (38.46%) HP
3 3 (23.08%) Business Objects
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco
4 1 (7.69%) IBM
4 1 (7.69%) EMC
4 1 (7.69%) VMware