The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 7 5 7
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Contract jobs citing Oracle 281 332 335
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 11.73% 15.36% 12.54%
As % of the Vendors category 26.61% 34.98% 30.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 191 136
Average daily rate
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£375 £320 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £245 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £470 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 0
Average hourly rate £50.00 £17.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+185.71% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -9.09%
Oracle
England

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

Vendors Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1056 949 1114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 44.07% 43.89% 41.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 573 501 477
Average daily rate £335 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.07% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £210 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £435 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 69 59
Average hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.50 £10.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £41.10 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+2.70% -1.33%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Oracle
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

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

Oracle Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Oracle
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Oracle Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Oracle
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
West Yorkshire 0 199 £400 +28.00% 62
South Yorkshire -2 31 £200 -46.66% 16
North Yorkshire -4 25 £350 +4.47% 12
East Yorkshire - 3 £350 -
Oracle
England

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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.

1 203 (35.49%) SQL
2 162 (28.32%) Oracle Database
3 124 (21.68%) Finance
4 109 (19.06%) Java
5 96 (16.78%) SQL Server
5 96 (16.78%) Linux
6 94 (16.43%) PL/SQL
7 84 (14.69%) .NET
7 84 (14.69%) Oracle Database 11g
8 79 (13.81%) Oracle Reports
9 78 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
10 75 (13.11%) UNIX
11 68 (11.89%) Stakeholder Management
12 62 (10.84%) IBM
13 60 (10.49%) XML
14 57 (9.97%) Business Intelligence
15 56 (9.79%) C#
16 55 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
17 54 (9.44%) ETL
18 53 (9.27%) SOA
18 53 (9.27%) Migration
18 53 (9.27%) WebSphere
19 50 (8.74%) DB2
19 50 (8.74%) Agile Software Development
20 49 (8.57%) Web Services
21 48 (8.39%) Oracle Forms
22 45 (7.87%) J2EE
22 45 (7.87%) Oracle Database 10g
22 45 (7.87%) Oracle BI EE
23 44 (7.69%) Oracle ODI

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 53 (9.27%) WebSphere
2 38 (6.64%) WebLogic
3 35 (6.12%) Oracle Workflow
4 23 (4.02%) Oracle Service Bus
5 22 (3.85%) Apache
6 19 (3.32%) Tomcat
7 11 (1.92%) BizTalk Server
8 8 (1.40%) SharePoint
8 8 (1.40%) Oracle Application Server
9 7 (1.22%) nginx
9 7 (1.22%) CMS
10 6 (1.05%) ATG Dynamo
11 5 (0.87%) Kentico
11 5 (0.87%) Jetty
12 4 (0.70%) MQSeries
12 4 (0.70%) SAS
12 4 (0.70%) Confluence
13 3 (0.52%) ColdFusion
13 3 (0.52%) WebSphere Application Server
14 2 (0.35%) IIS
Applications
1 25 (4.37%) MS Excel
2 15 (2.62%) MS Office
3 3 (0.52%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.17%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 24 (4.20%) Oracle Retail
2 23 (4.02%) Oracle BPM
3 21 (3.67%) Oracle EBS
4 20 (3.50%) Oracle Applications
5 16 (2.80%) Oracle EBS R12
6 10 (1.75%) Oracle Financials
7 9 (1.57%) Oracle Payables
7 9 (1.57%) Oracle Receivables
8 6 (1.05%) Oracle ERP
8 6 (1.05%) Oracle Assets
8 6 (1.05%) Oracle General Ledger
9 3 (0.52%) SAP IS-U
10 2 (0.35%) Oracle CRM
10 2 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
10 2 (0.35%) Oracle Cash Management
10 2 (0.35%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 1 (0.17%) Magento
11 1 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
11 1 (0.17%) Cerner Millennium
11 1 (0.17%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.40%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (1.22%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (1.22%) Amazon S3
3 5 (0.87%) Route 53
4 4 (0.70%) Amazon ELB
4 4 (0.70%) CloudFront
5 3 (0.52%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (3.15%) HTTP
2 13 (2.27%) LDAP
3 10 (1.75%) FTP
4 9 (1.57%) TCP/IP
5 8 (1.40%) SAN
6 7 (1.22%) Firewall
7 6 (1.05%) DNS
8 4 (0.70%) SSL
8 4 (0.70%) iSCSI
8 4 (0.70%) SSH
8 4 (0.70%) PuTTY
8 4 (0.70%) InfiniBand
9 3 (0.52%) Wireless
9 3 (0.52%) DHCP
9 3 (0.52%) LAN
9 3 (0.52%) WAN
10 2 (0.35%) VPN
10 2 (0.35%) HTTPS
10 2 (0.35%) Internet
10 2 (0.35%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 162 (28.32%) Oracle Database
2 96 (16.78%) SQL Server
3 84 (14.69%) Oracle Database 11g
4 79 (13.81%) Oracle Reports
5 78 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
6 50 (8.74%) DB2
7 45 (7.87%) Oracle Database 10g
7 45 (7.87%) Oracle BI EE
8 44 (7.69%) Oracle ODI
9 33 (5.77%) Relational Database
10 27 (4.72%) RDBMS
11 25 (4.37%) MySQL
12 20 (3.50%) Oracle OWB
13 18 (3.15%) Oracle BI Publisher
14 16 (2.80%) Oracle9i Database
15 12 (2.10%) OLTP
15 12 (2.10%) PostgreSQL
16 11 (1.92%) Oracle Database 12c
17 10 (1.75%) Pentaho
18 8 (1.40%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 48 (8.39%) Oracle Forms
2 32 (5.59%) ClearCase
3 31 (5.42%) ClearQuest
4 29 (5.07%) Maven
5 25 (4.37%) Git (software)
6 23 (4.02%) Team Foundation Server
7 14 (2.45%) Subversion
8 12 (2.10%) JUnit
9 11 (1.92%) Jenkins
9 11 (1.92%) JIRA
9 11 (1.92%) Ant
10 10 (1.75%) Hudson
11 7 (1.22%) Toad
11 7 (1.22%) Visual Studio
12 6 (1.05%) Oracle APEX
13 5 (0.87%) LLBLGen Pro
13 5 (0.87%) Appcelerator Titanium
13 5 (0.87%) ERwin
13 5 (0.87%) QuickTest Pro
14 4 (0.70%) Selenium
General
1 124 (21.68%) Finance
2 41 (7.17%) Retail
3 18 (3.15%) Banking
4 15 (2.62%) Telecoms
5 6 (1.05%) Manufacturing
6 5 (0.87%) Advertising
7 4 (0.70%) Back Office
8 2 (0.35%) Publishing
8 2 (0.35%) Marketing
9 1 (0.17%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.17%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.17%) Billing
Job Titles
1 203 (35.49%) Developer
2 59 (10.31%) Oracle Developer
3 56 (9.79%) Consultant
4 52 (9.09%) Analyst
5 48 (8.39%) Architect
6 44 (7.69%) .NET Developer
7 38 (6.64%) Java Developer
8 36 (6.29%) DBA
9 33 (5.77%) Oracle DBA
10 26 (4.55%) Project Manager
10 26 (4.55%) Administrator
10 26 (4.55%) Oracle Consultant
11 25 (4.37%) Solutions Architect
12 21 (3.67%) Tester
13 19 (3.32%) Software Engineer
14 16 (2.80%) Test Analyst
14 16 (2.80%) VB.NET Developer
15 15 (2.62%) Senior Developer
16 14 (2.45%) WinForms Developer
17 13 (2.27%) OBIEE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (14.69%) .NET
2 60 (10.49%) XML
3 49 (8.57%) Web Services
4 45 (7.87%) J2EE
5 40 (6.99%) ASP.NET
6 34 (5.94%) Middleware
7 33 (5.77%) WinForms
8 31 (5.42%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 29 (5.07%) Ajax
10 24 (4.20%) HTML
11 23 (4.02%) Spring
11 23 (4.02%) WCF
12 21 (3.67%) Hibernate
12 21 (3.67%) CSS
12 21 (3.67%) JSP
12 21 (3.67%) SOAP
12 21 (3.67%) REST
13 20 (3.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 19 (3.32%) jQuery
14 19 (3.32%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 55 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (6.64%) Mainframe
3 32 (5.59%) Management Information System
4 26 (4.55%) Data Integration
5 18 (3.15%) Enterprise Software
6 15 (2.62%) NHS
7 11 (1.92%) User Experience
8 8 (1.40%) Data Structures
9 7 (1.22%) Statistics
10 6 (1.05%) Replication
10 6 (1.05%) Clustering
11 5 (0.87%) iPhone
11 5 (0.87%) Mobile App
12 4 (0.70%) GIS
12 4 (0.70%) Symmetrix DMX
13 3 (0.52%) Smart Meter
13 3 (0.52%) Computer Science
13 3 (0.52%) Reference Data
14 2 (0.35%) Client/Server
14 2 (0.35%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 96 (16.78%) Linux
2 75 (13.11%) UNIX
3 40 (6.99%) AIX
4 38 (6.64%) Windows
5 19 (3.32%) Solaris
6 11 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (1.05%) Oracle Linux
8 5 (0.87%) Android
8 5 (0.87%) Windows Mobile
9 4 (0.70%) HPUX
10 3 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.35%) Debian
11 2 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.17%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (11.89%) Stakeholder Management
2 57 (9.97%) Business Intelligence
3 54 (9.44%) ETL
4 53 (9.27%) SOA
4 53 (9.27%) Migration
5 50 (8.74%) Agile Software Development
6 41 (7.17%) Data Modelling
7 40 (6.99%) Performance Tuning
8 39 (6.82%) ITIL
9 37 (6.47%) Workflow
10 35 (6.12%) MVC
11 34 (5.94%) Software Engineering
12 33 (5.77%) Service Delivery
13 32 (5.59%) Project Management
14 27 (4.72%) Workflow Management
14 27 (4.72%) Test Scripting
15 26 (4.55%) Configuration Management
16 21 (3.67%) Data Management
17 20 (3.50%) E-Commerce
18 19 (3.32%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 203 (35.49%) SQL
2 109 (19.06%) Java
3 94 (16.43%) PL/SQL
4 56 (9.79%) C#
5 32 (5.59%) VB.NET
6 27 (4.72%) JavaScript
7 22 (3.85%) Shell Script
8 13 (2.27%) Perl
9 12 (2.10%) Python
10 11 (1.92%) COBOL
11 9 (1.57%) Bash Shell
12 8 (1.40%) VB
13 6 (1.05%) C++
13 6 (1.05%) VB6
14 5 (0.87%) T-SQL
15 4 (0.70%) C
15 4 (0.70%) XQuery
15 4 (0.70%) Ruby
15 4 (0.70%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
16 3 (0.52%) VBA
Qualifications
1 36 (6.29%) Security Cleared
2 27 (4.72%) SC Cleared
3 7 (1.22%) Oracle Certification
4 6 (1.05%) ISEB
4 6 (1.05%) Degree
5 5 (0.87%) ISTQB
6 4 (0.70%) PMP
6 4 (0.70%) PMI Certification
6 4 (0.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (0.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.35%) OCP
8 2 (0.35%) CISSP
9 1 (0.17%) NCDA
9 1 (0.17%) NCIE
9 1 (0.17%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.17%) CIMA
9 1 (0.17%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.50%) QA
2 11 (1.92%) SLA
3 9 (1.57%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.17%) COBIT
5 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (3.15%) Oracle RAC
2 13 (2.27%) Oracle RMAN
3 5 (0.87%) vSphere
3 5 (0.87%) Active Directory
4 4 (0.70%) Firmware
4 4 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.52%) Xen
6 2 (0.35%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.35%) vCloud
6 2 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.17%) XenServer
7 1 (0.17%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.17%) Squid
Systems Management
1 14 (2.45%) Data Guard
2 13 (2.27%) Puppet
3 9 (1.57%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (1.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 6 (1.05%) Oracle EDQ
6 5 (0.87%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 5 (0.87%) Oracle Identity Management
6 5 (0.87%) SCOM
7 3 (0.52%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (0.52%) ZABBIX
7 3 (0.52%) SCCM
7 3 (0.52%) Control-M
8 2 (0.35%) MOM
8 2 (0.35%) Tivoli
8 2 (0.35%) EMC Navisphere
8 2 (0.35%) NetBackup
8 2 (0.35%) Hyperic
8 2 (0.35%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (0.35%) Red Hat Satellite
9 1 (0.17%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 62 (10.84%) IBM
2 43 (7.52%) Microsoft
3 20 (3.50%) Perforce
4 18 (3.15%) Red Hat
5 17 (2.97%) JBoss
5 17 (2.97%) SAP
6 14 (2.45%) HP
7 11 (1.92%) VMware
7 11 (1.92%) ATG
8 10 (1.75%) Ab Initio
9 9 (1.57%) CA
9 9 (1.57%) Informatica
10 8 (1.40%) Cisco
10 8 (1.40%) EMC
11 7 (1.22%) Greenplum
12 6 (1.05%) Splunk
13 5 (0.87%) Sencha
13 5 (0.87%) hybris
13 5 (0.87%) Appcelerator
13 5 (0.87%) NetApp
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