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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 12 8 8
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Contract jobs citing Oracle 19 6 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 16.24% 13.33% 14.86%
As % of the Vendors category 35.85% 42.86% 22.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 5 2
Average daily rate
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£425 £300 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% -7.05%
UK excluding London average daily rate £389 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £19.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.76%
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
53 14 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 45.30% 31.11% 66.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 8 22
Average daily rate £375 £263 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -37.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £149 £347
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £312 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Average hourly rate £16.13 - £18.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 - £17.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.23 - £19.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.97 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-0.18% +2.70%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 13 (43.33%) UNIX
2 11 (36.67%) SQL
2 11 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (36.67%) Oracle Database
3 10 (33.33%) Finance
4 9 (30.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 9 (30.00%) Security Cleared
5 8 (26.67%) PRINCE2
5 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
6 7 (23.33%) SC Cleared
6 7 (23.33%) Relational Database
7 6 (20.00%) Oracle Receivables
7 6 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (20.00%) Project Management
7 6 (20.00%) RDBMS
7 6 (20.00%) Web Services
7 6 (20.00%) Oracle9i Database
8 5 (16.67%) Windows
8 5 (16.67%) Data Modelling
8 5 (16.67%) XML
8 5 (16.67%) CA
8 5 (16.67%) Replication
8 5 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (16.67%) CA Gen
8 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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
2 2 (6.67%) CICS
Business Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (3.33%) Agresso
3 1 (3.33%) SAP FI
3 1 (3.33%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (3.33%) SAP CO
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
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (36.67%) Oracle Database
2 9 (30.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
4 7 (23.33%) Relational Database
5 6 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (20.00%) RDBMS
5 6 (20.00%) Oracle9i Database
6 5 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (13.33%) MongoDB
8 2 (6.67%) Adabas
9 1 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (3.33%) Oracle8/8i Database
9 1 (3.33%) MySQL
9 1 (3.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) CA Gen
2 4 (13.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Forms
General
1 10 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Developer
2 8 (26.67%) Project Manager
3 6 (20.00%) Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Java Developer
4 4 (13.33%) DBA
5 3 (10.00%) Test Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Programmer
5 3 (10.00%) Administrator
5 3 (10.00%) CA Gen Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Developer Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) Analyst Programmer
6 2 (6.67%) Software Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Architect
7 1 (3.33%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Technical Architect
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Migration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.00%) Web Services
2 5 (16.67%) XML
3 4 (13.33%) Spring
3 4 (13.33%) JSF
3 4 (13.33%) .NET
3 4 (13.33%) J2EE
3 4 (13.33%) JDBC
4 3 (10.00%) JAXB
4 3 (10.00%) SAX
4 3 (10.00%) EJB
4 3 (10.00%) XSD
4 3 (10.00%) DOM
4 3 (10.00%) XSLT
4 3 (10.00%) WSDL
4 3 (10.00%) JAX-WS
4 3 (10.00%) EJB 3.0
5 2 (6.67%) Apache Cordova
6 1 (3.33%) SOAP
6 1 (3.33%) .NET Framework
6 1 (3.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Replication
1 5 (16.67%) Open Source
2 2 (6.67%) Mainframe
2 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 13 (43.33%) UNIX
2 5 (16.67%) Windows
2 5 (16.67%) CentOS
2 5 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (26.67%) PRINCE2
3 6 (20.00%) Project Management
4 5 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 5 (16.67%) Database Tuning
5 4 (13.33%) Unit Testing
5 4 (13.33%) Web Application Development
6 3 (10.00%) Scrum
6 3 (10.00%) TDD
7 2 (6.67%) Data Migration
7 2 (6.67%) Software Engineering
7 2 (6.67%) Migration
7 2 (6.67%) ERP
8 1 (3.33%) Line Management
8 1 (3.33%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.33%) Coaching
8 1 (3.33%) ETL
8 1 (3.33%) UML
8 1 (3.33%) Validation
8 1 (3.33%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (36.67%) SQL
2 4 (13.33%) Java
3 3 (10.00%) C
3 3 (10.00%) XPath
4 2 (6.67%) VB
5 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (23.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.67%) ISTQB
3 2 (6.67%) ISEB
3 2 (6.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (3.33%) PMP
4 1 (3.33%) BC Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) CA
2 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.67%) JD Edwards
3 2 (6.67%) SAP
4 1 (3.33%) Cognos
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