The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 2 June 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 8 10 15
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Contract jobs citing Oracle 42 48 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 11.48% 10.71% 8.16%
As % of the Vendors category 25.61% 24.62% 20.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 33 11
Average daily rate
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£419 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £253 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £472 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £39.25 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £37.49 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-26.64% +7.11%
Oracle
East of England

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

Vendors Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
164 195 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 44.81% 43.53% 40.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 103 53
Average daily rate £375 £400 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +19.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £202 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 9 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 £25.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.86% +45.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Oracle
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015.

Oracle Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

Oracle
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Oracle Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Oracle
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015. 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
Luton +2 15 £400 -5.88% 4
Dunstable +2 10 £438 +75.00% 2
Bedford -7 3 £320 +17.43% 1
Oracle
East of England

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 24 (28.57%) SQL
2 21 (25.00%) Finance
3 19 (22.62%) Business Intelligence
4 16 (19.05%) E-Commerce
4 16 (19.05%) Retail
5 14 (16.67%) ETL
6 13 (15.48%) CRM
6 13 (15.48%) Oracle BI EE
6 13 (15.48%) Oracle Database
7 12 (14.29%) ERP
7 12 (14.29%) Java
7 12 (14.29%) SAP
7 12 (14.29%) Linux
7 12 (14.29%) Project Management
7 12 (14.29%) TIBCO
8 11 (13.10%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (10.71%) Solaris
9 9 (10.71%) Data Warehouse
10 8 (9.52%) SOA
10 8 (9.52%) Microsoft
10 8 (9.52%) PL/SQL
10 8 (9.52%) Agresso
10 8 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 8 (9.52%) Oracle General Ledger
10 8 (9.52%) Product Management
11 7 (8.33%) Informatica
12 6 (7.14%) EAI
12 6 (7.14%) Business Objects
12 6 (7.14%) Windows
12 6 (7.14%) Migration

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 4 (4.76%) WebSphere
2 3 (3.57%) SAS
2 3 (3.57%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.38%) Apache Spark
3 2 (2.38%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (2.38%) Oracle Application Server
3 2 (2.38%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.19%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.19%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.19%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.19%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.19%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (9.52%) Agresso
1 8 (9.52%) Oracle General Ledger
2 5 (5.95%) Oracle Payables
2 5 (5.95%) Oracle Receivables
2 5 (5.95%) Oracle Assets
2 5 (5.95%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (3.57%) Oracle iProcurement
3 3 (3.57%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (2.38%) Oracle Cash Management
4 2 (2.38%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (2.38%) Oracle Payroll
4 2 (2.38%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (1.19%) TeleForm
5 1 (1.19%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (1.19%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 1 (1.19%) SAP Business One
5 1 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (1.19%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (1.19%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.38%) SaaS
2 1 (1.19%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.38%) LAN
1 2 (2.38%) WAN
1 2 (2.38%) SAN
1 2 (2.38%) Internet
2 1 (1.19%) VPN
2 1 (1.19%) LDAP
2 1 (1.19%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.48%) Oracle BI EE
1 13 (15.48%) Oracle Database
2 9 (10.71%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (7.14%) Oracle ODI
5 5 (5.95%) Oracle OWB
5 5 (5.95%) SQL Server
5 5 (5.95%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (4.76%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (3.57%) Hadoop
7 3 (3.57%) Relational Database
8 2 (2.38%) Impala
8 2 (2.38%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 2 (2.38%) Sqoop
8 2 (2.38%) Apache Hive
8 2 (2.38%) Big Data
8 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (3.57%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.19%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (1.19%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 21 (25.00%) Finance
2 16 (19.05%) Retail
3 5 (5.95%) Back Office
4 2 (2.38%) Banking
5 1 (1.19%) Marketing
5 1 (1.19%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.19%) Legal
5 1 (1.19%) Advertising
5 1 (1.19%) Games
Job Titles
1 23 (27.38%) Architect
2 21 (25.00%) Analyst
3 16 (19.05%) Project Manager
3 16 (19.05%) Developer
4 14 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
5 10 (11.90%) Business Analyst
6 7 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
6 7 (8.33%) Technical Architect
7 6 (7.14%) Integration Architect
7 6 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 6 (7.14%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
8 4 (4.76%) Data Analyst
8 4 (4.76%) Oracle Project Manager
8 4 (4.76%) Oracle Developer
9 3 (3.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (3.57%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (3.57%) .NET Developer
9 3 (3.57%) C# Developer
9 3 (3.57%) Infrastructure Manager
9 3 (3.57%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.95%) XML
2 3 (3.57%) jQuery
2 3 (3.57%) .NET
2 3 (3.57%) ASP.NET
2 3 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (2.38%) EJB
3 2 (2.38%) CSS
3 2 (2.38%) JSP
3 2 (2.38%) Servlets
3 2 (2.38%) SOAP
3 2 (2.38%) Web Services
3 2 (2.38%) J2EE
3 2 (2.38%) Middleware
4 1 (1.19%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (1.19%) EDI
4 1 (1.19%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.38%) Data Centre
2 2 (2.38%) Clustering
2 2 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.19%) Data Extraction
3 1 (1.19%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.19%) iPhone
3 1 (1.19%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (1.19%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.19%) EPoS
3 1 (1.19%) EMV
3 1 (1.19%) EFT
3 1 (1.19%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 12 (14.29%) Linux
2 9 (10.71%) Solaris
3 6 (7.14%) Windows
4 5 (5.95%) UNIX
5 3 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.38%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.19%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.19%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (22.62%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (19.05%) E-Commerce
3 14 (16.67%) ETL
4 13 (15.48%) CRM
5 12 (14.29%) ERP
5 12 (14.29%) Project Management
6 11 (13.10%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (9.52%) SOA
7 8 (9.52%) Product Management
8 6 (7.14%) EAI
8 6 (7.14%) Migration
8 6 (7.14%) Waterfall
8 6 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (5.95%) SDLC
9 5 (5.95%) Matrix Management
9 5 (5.95%) Business Analysis
9 5 (5.95%) Technical Architecture
9 5 (5.95%) PRINCE2
10 4 (4.76%) Data Modelling
10 4 (4.76%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 24 (28.57%) SQL
2 12 (14.29%) Java
3 8 (9.52%) PL/SQL
4 5 (5.95%) JavaScript
4 5 (5.95%) C#
5 3 (3.57%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.38%) COBOL
7 1 (1.19%) C-shell
7 1 (1.19%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.19%) Korn
7 1 (1.19%) AWK
7 1 (1.19%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.19%) SAPscript
7 1 (1.19%) ABAP
7 1 (1.19%) Perl
7 1 (1.19%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (2.38%) Security Cleared
1 2 (2.38%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.19%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.19%) Degree
2 1 (1.19%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.76%) QA
2 2 (2.38%) SLA
3 1 (1.19%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.19%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 2 (2.38%) HDFS
1 2 (2.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.19%) XenApp
2 1 (1.19%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.19%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.19%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.19%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 2 (2.38%) Oozie
2 1 (1.19%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.19%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.19%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 12 (14.29%) SAP
1 12 (14.29%) TIBCO
2 8 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 7 (8.33%) Informatica
4 6 (7.14%) Business Objects
5 5 (5.95%) Cognos
6 3 (3.57%) Teradata
6 3 (3.57%) VMware
7 2 (2.38%) Retek
7 2 (2.38%) webMethods
7 2 (2.38%) Pega
8 1 (1.19%) RightFax
8 1 (1.19%) Lumesse
8 1 (1.19%) Mitel
8 1 (1.19%) Metastorm
8 1 (1.19%) Minitab
8 1 (1.19%) Symantec
8 1 (1.19%) Pegasus
8 1 (1.19%) JD Edwards
8 1 (1.19%) Salesforce.com
Luton
Interquest - IQ Tech
Rate: £330 per day
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