The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle
Rank 2 11 3
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -8
Contract jobs citing Oracle 5 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 20.00% 6.12% 18.60%
As % of the Vendors category 35.71% 10.34% 29.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 8
Median daily rate £375 £320 £299
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% +7.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £320 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £320 £373
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £30.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -19.98%
Oracle
Bedfordshire

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

Vendors Category
Bedford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
14 29 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 56.00% 59.18% 62.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 17 14
Median daily rate £375 £235 £269
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+59.57% -12.55%
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 4
Median hourly rate £8.25 £40.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-79.37% +207.69%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedford region citing Oracle as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

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

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

Oracle
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford

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

Oracle Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bedford region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 8 (66.67%) Java
2 5 (41.67%) Web Services
2 5 (41.67%) Spring
3 4 (33.33%) Oracle ODI
3 4 (33.33%) ETL
4 3 (25.00%) COBOL
4 3 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (25.00%) Hibernate
4 3 (25.00%) Scrum
4 3 (25.00%) AIX
4 3 (25.00%) SQL
4 3 (25.00%) DB2
4 3 (25.00%) RESTful
4 3 (25.00%) Sunopsis
4 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 2 (16.67%) Data Integration
5 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (8.33%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
6 1 (8.33%) Informatica
6 1 (8.33%) Project Management
6 1 (8.33%) SAP
6 1 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (8.33%) ERP
6 1 (8.33%) XML
6 1 (8.33%) ITIL
6 1 (8.33%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (8.33%) SAP ERP

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (8.33%) SAP ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle ODI
2 3 (25.00%) DB2
2 3 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Architect
1 5 (41.67%) Java Architect
2 4 (33.33%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Architect
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Java Architect
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) Java Technical Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Technical Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Web Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Applications Manager
5 1 (8.33%) COBOL Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (8.33%) E-Business Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) Spring
1 5 (41.67%) Web Services
2 3 (25.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (25.00%) RESTful
3 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) ETL
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) Scrum
3 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (8.33%) Defect Management
4 1 (8.33%) Demand Forecasting
4 1 (8.33%) ERP
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
4 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
4 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) Java
2 3 (25.00%) COBOL
2 3 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Sunopsis
2 1 (8.33%) Informatica
2 1 (8.33%) SAP