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 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle
Bedfordshire / Bedford
Rank 6 7 5
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Contract jobs citing Oracle 8 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 13.33% 10.34% 21.43%
As % of the Vendors category 40.00% 18.75% 36.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 9
Median daily rate £365 £469 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.13% +11.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £464 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £371 £474 £426
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £415 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £37.75 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +3.70%

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
20 16 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 33.33% 55.17% 59.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 14 19
Median daily rate £375 £450 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +63.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £200 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £463 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.53% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Median hourly rate £10.30 - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +34.32%

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 17 January 2017, 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 5 (50.00%) Oracle Payroll
2 4 (40.00%) Project Management
3 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (30.00%) Finance
4 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (20.00%) QA
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (10.00%) Data Structures
5 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
5 1 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (10.00%) Taleo
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (10.00%) EDI
5 1 (10.00%) ETL
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (10.00%) Windows
5 1 (10.00%) Solaris
5 1 (10.00%) Linux
5 1 (10.00%) Informatica
5 1 (10.00%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (10.00%) Tableau
5 1 (10.00%) Vertica

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 5 (50.00%) Oracle Payroll
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Taleo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Consultant
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle Consultant
2 5 (50.00%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
2 5 (50.00%) Payroll Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Designer
4 1 (10.00%) HR Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle HRMS Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle HRMS Payroll Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Reports Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Report Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (10.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Solaris
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Project Management
2 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) ETL
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Informatica
1 1 (10.00%) Jaspersoft
1 1 (10.00%) MicroStrategy
1 1 (10.00%) Tableau
1 1 (10.00%) Teradata
1 1 (10.00%) Vertica