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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 9 7 11
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Contract jobs citing Oracle 5 13 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 8.93% 17.33% 2.38%
As % of the Vendors category 16.13% 23.64% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 12 0
Average daily rate
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£433 £295 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.61% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £393 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.27% +4.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £37.50 £33.30
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +12.61%
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
31 55 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 55.36% 73.33% 23.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 40 3
Average daily rate £200 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £425 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.48
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.16%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Oracle Daily Rate Histogram 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 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedford 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 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (27.27%) PeopleTools
2 3 (27.27%) T-SQL
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) PeopleSoft
2 3 (27.27%) Data Modelling
2 3 (27.27%) ETL
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (27.27%) Validation
2 3 (27.27%) Migration
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (27.27%) Data Cleansing
2 3 (27.27%) Logical Data Model
2 3 (27.27%) Physical Data Model
3 2 (18.18%) HDFS
3 2 (18.18%) Impala
3 2 (18.18%) Apache Spark
3 2 (18.18%) Hadoop
3 2 (18.18%) Apache Hive
3 2 (18.18%) Big Data
3 2 (18.18%) Analytics
3 2 (18.18%) Apache Pig
3 2 (18.18%) Sqoop
3 2 (18.18%) Oozie
3 2 (18.18%) Teradata
3 2 (18.18%) Finance
3 2 (18.18%) SAS
3 2 (18.18%) Java

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedford 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 2 (18.18%) SAS
1 2 (18.18%) Apache Pig
1 2 (18.18%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Taleo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (18.18%) Hadoop
2 2 (18.18%) Apache Hive
2 2 (18.18%) Big Data
2 2 (18.18%) Sqoop
2 2 (18.18%) Impala
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) PeopleTools
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Consultant
3 3 (27.27%) Technical Consultant
3 3 (27.27%) Data Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Systems Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Developer
3 3 (27.27%) PeopleSoft Consultant
3 3 (27.27%) PeopleSoft Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Peoplesoft Technical Consultant
3 3 (27.27%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Hadoop Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Business Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Fusion
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Data Modelling
1 3 (27.27%) ETL
1 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Validation
1 3 (27.27%) Migration
1 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (27.27%) Data Cleansing
1 3 (27.27%) Logical Data Model
1 3 (27.27%) Physical Data Model
2 2 (18.18%) Analytics
3 1 (9.09%) Business Process Mapping
3 1 (9.09%) E-business
3 1 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) T-SQL
3 2 (18.18%) Java
4 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Oozie
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) PeopleSoft
2 2 (18.18%) Teradata