The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 1 August 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 West Sussex 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 31 11 34
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +23
Contract jobs citing Oracle 14 38 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 3.78% 9.57% 3.00%
As % of the Vendors category 7.61% 19.69% 8.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 24 8
Average daily rate
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£290 £338 £301
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.07% +12.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £422 £438 £447
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £38.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £33.15 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+13.12% -11.60%
Vendors Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
184 193 214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 49.73% 48.61% 35.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 119 104
Average daily rate £300 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £545 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 21 5
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -41.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.97 £12.44 £22.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £26.98 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
Oracle
South East

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Oracle
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Oracle Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

Oracle
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Oracle Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Oracle
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 1 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
Crawley -8 3 £320 +2.40% 7
Worthing -6 2 - - 1
Horsham -4 1 - -
Burgess Hill - - - -
East Grinstead - - - -
Oracle
South East

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 22 (88.00%) SQL
2 9 (36.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (36.00%) PowerShell
3 7 (28.00%) Finance
3 7 (28.00%) VBScript
4 6 (24.00%) MS Excel
4 6 (24.00%) TCP/IP
4 6 (24.00%) UNIX
4 6 (24.00%) Windows
4 6 (24.00%) Replication
4 6 (24.00%) Statistics
4 6 (24.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 5 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (20.00%) Database Security
5 5 (20.00%) Red Gate
5 5 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
5 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (20.00%) Clustering
5 5 (20.00%) .NET
5 5 (20.00%) WSH
5 5 (20.00%) DNS
6 4 (16.00%) LAN
6 4 (16.00%) WAN
6 4 (16.00%) Windows XP
6 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
6 4 (16.00%) WebLogic
6 4 (16.00%) Java
6 4 (16.00%) VLAN
6 4 (16.00%) Hyper-V

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 4 (16.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (8.00%) Apache
3 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (24.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (4.00%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (20.00%) DNS
3 4 (16.00%) LAN
3 4 (16.00%) WAN
3 4 (16.00%) VLAN
4 1 (4.00%) LDAP
4 1 (4.00%) Intranet
4 1 (4.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (36.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (8.00%) DB2
4 2 (8.00%) Ingres
4 2 (8.00%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (4.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (8.00%) ClearCase
1 2 (8.00%) Subversion
2 1 (4.00%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (4.00%) PVCS
2 1 (4.00%) ClearQuest
2 1 (4.00%) Toad
General
1 7 (28.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (8.00%) Advertising
3 1 (4.00%) Local Government
3 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Analyst
1 7 (28.00%) DBA
2 6 (24.00%) Administrator
3 4 (16.00%) Server Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Support Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Applications Support
5 2 (8.00%) Test Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (8.00%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Designer
6 1 (4.00%) Agile Test Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Middleware Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Development Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Systems Development Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Information Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) .NET
1 5 (20.00%) WSH
2 2 (8.00%) HTML
2 2 (8.00%) J2EE
2 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (8.00%) XHTML
2 2 (8.00%) Java EE
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (4.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Replication
1 6 (24.00%) Statistics
2 5 (20.00%) Clustering
3 1 (4.00%) Data Extraction
3 1 (4.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) UNIX
1 6 (24.00%) Windows
2 4 (16.00%) Windows XP
2 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (16.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (8.00%) Linux
4 1 (4.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 5 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (20.00%) Database Security
3 4 (16.00%) Network Load Balancing
4 3 (12.00%) Migration
4 3 (12.00%) Business Continuity
4 3 (12.00%) ERP
5 2 (8.00%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (8.00%) Data Migration
5 2 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (8.00%) Integration Testing
5 2 (8.00%) Test Scripting
6 1 (4.00%) Manual Testing
6 1 (4.00%) Problem Management
6 1 (4.00%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (4.00%) Waterfall
6 1 (4.00%) High Availability
6 1 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.00%) Functional Testing
6 1 (4.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (88.00%) SQL
2 9 (36.00%) PowerShell
3 7 (28.00%) VBScript
4 4 (16.00%) Java
5 3 (12.00%) PL/SQL
6 2 (8.00%) Shell Script
6 2 (8.00%) C#
6 2 (8.00%) VB
6 2 (8.00%) VBA
7 1 (4.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (4.00%) ISEB
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (16.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (4.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Red Gate
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.00%) Capita
4 1 (4.00%) Talend
4 1 (4.00%) Sybase
4 1 (4.00%) SAP
4 1 (4.00%) Salesforce.com