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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 12 10 29
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +19
Contract jobs citing Oracle 36 63 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 9.60% 12.96% 2.60%
As % of the Vendors category 21.69% 30.88% 5.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 45 3
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £280 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £490 £590
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £37.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +25.00%
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
166 204 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 44.27% 41.98% 49.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 147 66
Average daily rate £338 £355 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.92% +7.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 4 3
Average hourly rate £31.25 £12.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% -44.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.90 £20.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £12.50 £28.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £19.00 £19.49
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -2.51%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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
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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 +11 16 £425 - 1
Bedford -4 5 £433 +8.12% 1
Dunstable -4 2 £450 -
Oracle
East of England

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 30 (38.46%) SQL
2 25 (32.05%) Finance
3 19 (24.36%) Business Intelligence
4 17 (21.79%) ERP
5 16 (20.51%) SAP
6 15 (19.23%) ETL
6 15 (19.23%) Oracle Database
7 12 (15.38%) UNIX
7 12 (15.38%) Retail
8 10 (12.82%) Oracle BI EE
8 10 (12.82%) PL/SQL
9 9 (11.54%) Data Modelling
9 9 (11.54%) CRM
9 9 (11.54%) Oracle General Ledger
10 8 (10.26%) User Acceptance Testing
10 8 (10.26%) E-Commerce
10 8 (10.26%) Project Management
10 8 (10.26%) Agresso
11 7 (8.97%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (8.97%) XML
11 7 (8.97%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (8.97%) Oracle Payables
11 7 (8.97%) Oracle Receivables
11 7 (8.97%) Oracle Assets
12 6 (7.69%) Oracle EBS R12
12 6 (7.69%) Oracle ODI
12 6 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
12 6 (7.69%) Java
12 6 (7.69%) Microsoft
12 6 (7.69%) Management Information System

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 3 (3.85%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.56%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.56%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (1.28%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.28%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.28%) SAS
3 1 (1.28%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.28%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.28%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 1 (1.28%) MS Office
1 1 (1.28%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.28%) MS Visio
1 1 (1.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (11.54%) Oracle General Ledger
2 8 (10.26%) Agresso
3 7 (8.97%) Oracle Payables
3 7 (8.97%) Oracle Receivables
3 7 (8.97%) Oracle Assets
4 6 (7.69%) Oracle EBS R12
5 5 (6.41%) Oracle EBS
5 5 (6.41%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (3.85%) Oracle iProcurement
7 2 (2.56%) Oracle Cash Management
7 2 (2.56%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 2 (2.56%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (1.28%) Oracle Payroll
8 1 (1.28%) MFGPRO
8 1 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (1.28%) JDE EnterpriseOne
8 1 (1.28%) SAP Business One
8 1 (1.28%) Oracle SCM
8 1 (1.28%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (1.28%) Oracle Manufacturing
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.56%) SaaS
2 1 (1.28%) IaaS
2 1 (1.28%) Taleo
2 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.85%) SAN
2 2 (2.56%) LDAP
2 2 (2.56%) LAN
2 2 (2.56%) WAN
2 2 (2.56%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.56%) DNS
2 2 (2.56%) SSH
3 1 (1.28%) VPN
3 1 (1.28%) ADSL
3 1 (1.28%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (19.23%) Oracle Database
2 10 (12.82%) Oracle BI EE
3 7 (8.97%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (7.69%) Oracle ODI
5 5 (6.41%) SQL Server
5 5 (6.41%) Oracle OWB
5 5 (6.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (5.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (5.13%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (5.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (5.13%) Relational Database
7 3 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (3.85%) Oracle Discoverer
7 3 (3.85%) RDBMS
8 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (1.28%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (1.28%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.28%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 5 (6.41%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (3.85%) PeopleTools
2 3 (3.85%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (2.56%) ProC
General
1 25 (32.05%) Finance
2 12 (15.38%) Retail
3 4 (5.13%) Back Office
4 1 (1.28%) General Ledger
4 1 (1.28%) Marketing
4 1 (1.28%) Legal
4 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.28%) Advertising
4 1 (1.28%) Games
4 1 (1.28%) Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (41.03%) Analyst
2 15 (19.23%) Business Analyst
2 15 (19.23%) Developer
3 10 (12.82%) Project Manager
4 8 (10.26%) Architect
4 8 (10.26%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 7 (8.97%) Consultant
6 6 (7.69%) Data Analyst
6 6 (7.69%) Oracle Developer
7 5 (6.41%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (6.41%) Systems Analyst
8 4 (5.13%) Technical Consultant
8 4 (5.13%) Quality Analyst
8 4 (5.13%) Data Quality Analyst
8 4 (5.13%) CRM Analyst
8 4 (5.13%) Data Modeller
9 3 (3.85%) Applications Support
9 3 (3.85%) Peoplesoft Technical Consultant
9 3 (3.85%) ERP Manager
9 3 (3.85%) PeopleSoft Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.97%) XML
2 4 (5.13%) JSP
3 3 (3.85%) HTML
3 3 (3.85%) J2EE
3 3 (3.85%) Middleware
4 2 (2.56%) EJB
4 2 (2.56%) CSS
4 2 (2.56%) Servlets
4 2 (2.56%) SOAP
4 2 (2.56%) Web Services
5 1 (1.28%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (1.28%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.28%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.28%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.28%) iPhone
3 1 (1.28%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 12 (15.38%) UNIX
2 5 (6.41%) Windows
2 5 (6.41%) Linux
3 4 (5.13%) Solaris
4 3 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.56%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.56%) AIX
6 1 (1.28%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (24.36%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (21.79%) ERP
3 15 (19.23%) ETL
4 9 (11.54%) Data Modelling
4 9 (11.54%) CRM
5 8 (10.26%) E-Commerce
5 8 (10.26%) Project Management
5 8 (10.26%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (8.97%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (6.41%) Data Management
7 5 (6.41%) Business Analysis
7 5 (6.41%) Matrix Management
8 4 (5.13%) Migration
8 4 (5.13%) Service Delivery
8 4 (5.13%) PRINCE2
8 4 (5.13%) Systems Analysis
8 4 (5.13%) Master Data Management
8 4 (5.13%) SDLC
9 3 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (3.85%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 30 (38.46%) SQL
2 10 (12.82%) PL/SQL
3 6 (7.69%) Java
4 5 (6.41%) JavaScript
5 3 (3.85%) Perl
5 3 (3.85%) Shell Script
5 3 (3.85%) AWK
5 3 (3.85%) Korn
5 3 (3.85%) C-shell
6 2 (2.56%) Python
6 2 (2.56%) Bourne shell
6 2 (2.56%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.56%) C
6 2 (2.56%) C#
6 2 (2.56%) COBOL
6 2 (2.56%) sed
7 1 (1.28%) ABAP
7 1 (1.28%) PHP
7 1 (1.28%) SAPscript
7 1 (1.28%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (2.56%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.28%) PMP
2 1 (1.28%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.28%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.13%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.28%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.28%) XenApp
2 1 (1.28%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (5.13%) NetBackup
2 2 (2.56%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 16 (20.51%) SAP
2 6 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.41%) Sun
3 5 (6.41%) Cognos
4 3 (3.85%) JD Edwards
4 3 (3.85%) EMC
4 3 (3.85%) PeopleSoft
5 2 (2.56%) VMware
5 2 (2.56%) Pega
5 2 (2.56%) TIBCO
5 2 (2.56%) Retek
5 2 (2.56%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.28%) Cisco
6 1 (1.28%) Symantec
6 1 (1.28%) Metastorm
6 1 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.28%) Citrix
6 1 (1.28%) Hyperion
6 1 (1.28%) JDA
6 1 (1.28%) HP
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