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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle
Rank 9 16 34
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +18
Contract jobs citing Oracle 3 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 7.89% 7.38% 1.44%
As % of the Vendors category 16.67% 19.57% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 1
Average daily rate £450 £463 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% +105.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -12.50%
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
18 46 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 47.37% 37.70% 23.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 13 22
Average daily rate £475 £448 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.14% +19.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £265 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £495 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 3
Average hourly rate £20.25 £13.05 £11.05
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.17% +18.09%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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
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
Contract Job Locations in West Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Swansea +3 3 £450 -2.70%
Oracle
Wales

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Maven
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) Puppet
2 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (80.00%) Ansible
2 4 (80.00%) DevOps
2 4 (80.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) Patch Management
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) F5
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) vSphere
3 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) CentOS
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) JBoss
3 1 (20.00%) Apache
3 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (20.00%) HTTP
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 1 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) JBoss
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (80.00%) Maven
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Java Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) CentOS
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) Patch Management
2 1 (20.00%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) Ansible
1 4 (80.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco
1 1 (20.00%) F5
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (20.00%) VMware