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 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 2 7 12
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +5
Contract jobs citing Oracle 17 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 23.94% 12.00% 10.71%
As % of the Vendors category 51.52% 35.29% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 2
Average daily rate
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£488 £300 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+62.50% -7.05%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £19.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -2.98%
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
33 17 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 46.48% 34.00% 53.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 20
Average daily rate £425 £263 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+61.90% -41.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £160 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £522 £311 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
Average hourly rate £12.35 - £18.50
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 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 28 August 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 28 August 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 10 (41.67%) Finance
2 9 (37.50%) Security Cleared
3 8 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 8 (33.33%) UNIX
4 7 (29.17%) SC Cleared
5 6 (25.00%) Oracle Database
5 6 (25.00%) Oracle Receivables
5 6 (25.00%) SQL
5 6 (25.00%) Project Management
6 5 (20.83%) CA
6 5 (20.83%) Web Services
6 5 (20.83%) CA Gen
6 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (16.67%) Spring
7 4 (16.67%) JSF
7 4 (16.67%) Unit Testing
7 4 (16.67%) Web Application Development
7 4 (16.67%) XML
7 4 (16.67%) WebLogic
7 4 (16.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 4 (16.67%) Java
7 4 (16.67%) J2EE
7 4 (16.67%) JDBC
7 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (12.50%) Scrum
8 3 (12.50%) JAXB
8 3 (12.50%) SAX
8 3 (12.50%) WSDL
8 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
8 3 (12.50%) EJB

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (16.67%) WebLogic
2 2 (8.33%) CICS
Business Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (4.17%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (4.17%) SAP CO
3 1 (4.17%) Agresso
3 1 (4.17%) SAP FI
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle E-Business Tax
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle AGIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (8.33%) Adabas
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.17%) DB2
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle8/8i Database
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (4.17%) RDBMS
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) CA Gen
2 4 (16.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Forms
General
1 10 (41.67%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Developer
2 8 (33.33%) Project Manager
3 6 (25.00%) Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Java Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Programmer
5 3 (12.50%) Test Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) CA Gen Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Analyst Programmer
6 2 (8.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Developer Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Software Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Consultant
7 1 (4.17%) Applications Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Migration Consultant
7 1 (4.17%) J2EE Developer
7 1 (4.17%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) Web Services
2 4 (16.67%) XML
2 4 (16.67%) J2EE
2 4 (16.67%) JDBC
2 4 (16.67%) Spring
2 4 (16.67%) JSF
3 3 (12.50%) JAX-WS
3 3 (12.50%) EJB 3.0
3 3 (12.50%) .NET
3 3 (12.50%) EJB
3 3 (12.50%) XSD
3 3 (12.50%) DOM
3 3 (12.50%) XSLT
3 3 (12.50%) WSDL
3 3 (12.50%) JAXB
3 3 (12.50%) SAX
4 2 (8.33%) Apache Cordova
5 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 6 (25.00%) Project Management
3 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 4 (16.67%) Web Application Development
5 3 (12.50%) Scrum
5 3 (12.50%) TDD
6 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
6 2 (8.33%) ERP
6 2 (8.33%) Data Migration
6 2 (8.33%) Migration
7 1 (4.17%) Cash Management
7 1 (4.17%) Software Architecture
7 1 (4.17%) Agile Project Management
7 1 (4.17%) Programme Management
7 1 (4.17%) Test Scripting
7 1 (4.17%) ETL
7 1 (4.17%) Change Management
7 1 (4.17%) Validation
7 1 (4.17%) SAP Implementation
Programming Languages
1 6 (25.00%) SQL
2 4 (16.67%) Java
3 3 (12.50%) XPath
3 3 (12.50%) C
4 2 (8.33%) VB
5 1 (4.17%) VB.NET
5 1 (4.17%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 7 (29.17%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.33%) ISEB
3 2 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (8.33%) ISTQB
4 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (4.17%) PMP
4 1 (4.17%) BC Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) CA
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.33%) JD Edwards
3 2 (8.33%) SAP
4 1 (4.17%) Cognos