The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the West Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 26 November 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 24 19 14
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -5
Contract jobs citing Oracle 13 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 10.32% 1.96% 4.84%
As % of the Vendors category 23.64% 3.33% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate
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£388 - -
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 £35.00 £30.00 £33.25
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -9.77%
Oracle
Wales

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

Vendors Category
West Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
55 30 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 43.65% 58.82% 53.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 6 8
Average daily rate £388 £300 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.16% +1.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £270 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £326 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Average hourly rate £12.35 £22.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.11% +73.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

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

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in West Wales

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

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in West Wales

Oracle
Daily Rate Histogram in West Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the West Wales region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

Oracle Daily Rate Histogram in West Wales

Oracle
Hourly Rate Trend in West Wales

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

Oracle Hourly Rate Trend in West Wales

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West 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 16 (53.33%) UNIX
2 15 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (33.33%) SQL
3 10 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 9 (30.00%) Oracle Database
4 9 (30.00%) Web Services
4 9 (30.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 8 (26.67%) PRINCE2
5 8 (26.67%) Java
5 8 (26.67%) CA
5 8 (26.67%) Finance
5 8 (26.67%) CA Gen
5 8 (26.67%) SC Cleared
6 7 (23.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (23.33%) Relational Database
6 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
6 7 (23.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 6 (20.00%) Oracle9i Database
7 6 (20.00%) Windows
7 6 (20.00%) Data Modelling
7 6 (20.00%) RDBMS
7 6 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (20.00%) Replication
7 6 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (20.00%) Project Management
7 6 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (20.00%) Oracle Receivables
7 6 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West 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 4 (13.33%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle E-Business Tax
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle AGIS
3 1 (3.33%) SAP FI
3 1 (3.33%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (3.33%) SAP CO
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Intranet
1 1 (3.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (30.00%) Oracle Database
1 9 (30.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 7 (23.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (23.33%) Relational Database
2 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
3 6 (20.00%) Oracle9i Database
3 6 (20.00%) RDBMS
3 6 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (16.67%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (26.67%) CA Gen
2 7 (23.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (26.67%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 13 (43.33%) Developer
2 8 (26.67%) Project Manager
3 5 (16.67%) Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) DBA
4 4 (13.33%) Administrator
4 4 (13.33%) Java Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Developer Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Analyst Programmer
5 3 (10.00%) Programmer
5 3 (10.00%) Software Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Applications Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Test Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 2 (6.67%) CA Gen Developer
7 1 (3.33%) J2EE Analyst Programmer
7 1 (3.33%) Oracle Project Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Finance Project Manager
7 1 (3.33%) SAP Technical Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (30.00%) Web Services
2 4 (13.33%) J2EE
2 4 (13.33%) JDBC
2 4 (13.33%) XML
2 4 (13.33%) Spring
2 4 (13.33%) JSF
3 3 (10.00%) JAX-WS
3 3 (10.00%) EJB 3.0
3 3 (10.00%) XSD
3 3 (10.00%) DOM
3 3 (10.00%) XSLT
3 3 (10.00%) .NET
3 3 (10.00%) WSDL
3 3 (10.00%) JAXB
3 3 (10.00%) SAX
3 3 (10.00%) EJB
4 1 (3.33%) Apache Cordova
4 1 (3.33%) REST
4 1 (3.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Replication
1 6 (20.00%) Open Source
2 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 16 (53.33%) UNIX
2 6 (20.00%) Windows
2 6 (20.00%) CentOS
2 6 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (26.67%) PRINCE2
3 6 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 6 (20.00%) Project Management
3 6 (20.00%) Database Tuning
4 4 (13.33%) Web Application Development
4 4 (13.33%) Unit Testing
5 3 (10.00%) TDD
5 3 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (10.00%) Scrum
6 2 (6.67%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.33%) Coaching
7 1 (3.33%) Line Management
7 1 (3.33%) Test Scripting
7 1 (3.33%) SAP Implementation
7 1 (3.33%) Cash Management
7 1 (3.33%) V-Model
7 1 (3.33%) Information Architecture
7 1 (3.33%) Waterfall
7 1 (3.33%) Agile Project Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (33.33%) SQL
2 8 (26.67%) Java
3 5 (16.67%) C
4 3 (10.00%) XPath
5 1 (3.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 8 (26.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) BC Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (3.33%) PMP
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) CA
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.33%) JD Edwards
3 1 (3.33%) SAP