The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Bedfordshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 20 9 9
Rank change year-on-year
-11 0
Contract jobs citing Oracle 28 21 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 6.36% 10.99% 9.70%
As % of the Vendors category 14.14% 23.08% 25.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 12 15
Average daily rate £375 £338 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -9.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £213 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £613 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £378
% change year-on-year
- -0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £26.28
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +23.66%
Vendors Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
198 91 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 45.00% 47.64% 37.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 56 50
Average daily rate £400 £325 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -12.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £168 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 14
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -46.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £17.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £19.30 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
Oracle
East of England

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Luton -15 6 £425 +30.76% 5
Bedford - 5 £338 - 3
Dunstable - - - - 1
Oracle
East of England

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 16 (39.02%) Oracle EBS R12
2 13 (31.71%) Finance
3 10 (24.39%) SQL
4 9 (21.95%) Oracle Payables
4 9 (21.95%) Oracle Receivables
4 9 (21.95%) Oracle Assets
4 9 (21.95%) Oracle General Ledger
5 7 (17.07%) Migration
5 7 (17.07%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (14.63%) Oracle Financials
6 6 (14.63%) Oracle 11i
6 6 (14.63%) UNIX
6 6 (14.63%) SQL Server
6 6 (14.63%) ERP
6 6 (14.63%) Oracle Cash Management
7 5 (12.20%) Business Analysis
7 5 (12.20%) Data Migration
7 5 (12.20%) PL/SQL
7 5 (12.20%) Java
7 5 (12.20%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (12.20%) Scrum
8 4 (9.76%) Management Information System
8 4 (9.76%) Oracle EBS
8 4 (9.76%) J2EE
8 4 (9.76%) Waterfall
9 3 (7.32%) Data Transformation
9 3 (7.32%) Oracle Database
9 3 (7.32%) Data Integration
9 3 (7.32%) Data Architecture
9 3 (7.32%) User Acceptance Testing

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 2 (4.88%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.44%) SAS
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 16 (39.02%) Oracle EBS R12
2 9 (21.95%) Oracle Payables
2 9 (21.95%) Oracle Receivables
2 9 (21.95%) Oracle Assets
2 9 (21.95%) Oracle General Ledger
3 6 (14.63%) Oracle Financials
3 6 (14.63%) Oracle 11i
3 6 (14.63%) Oracle Cash Management
4 4 (9.76%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (7.32%) Agresso
6 2 (4.88%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 1 (2.44%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 1 (2.44%) Oracle HRMS
7 1 (2.44%) Oracle Payroll
7 1 (2.44%) Minerva
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Taleo
2 1 (2.44%) SaaS
2 1 (2.44%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.44%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (2.44%) NAS
2 1 (2.44%) DHCP
2 1 (2.44%) HTTP
2 1 (2.44%) DNS
2 1 (2.44%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.07%) Oracle Reports
2 6 (14.63%) SQL Server
3 3 (7.32%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.88%) Oracle Discoverer
5 1 (2.44%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.44%) MySQL
5 1 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.44%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (2.44%) PowerCenter
5 1 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (4.88%) LoadRunner
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (2.44%) JUnit
2 1 (2.44%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.44%) Toad
General
1 13 (31.71%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) General Ledger
3 2 (4.88%) Automotive
3 2 (4.88%) Military
4 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (41.46%) Analyst
2 14 (34.15%) Business Analyst
3 10 (24.39%) Oracle Analyst
4 8 (19.51%) Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Oracle Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Informatica Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Oracle Consultant
6 2 (4.88%) Data Manager
6 2 (4.88%) Java Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) SQL Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Oracle Financials Consultant
6 2 (4.88%) PL/SQL Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Support Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Test Manager
6 2 (4.88%) Consultant
6 2 (4.88%) Data Migration Manager
6 2 (4.88%) Solaris Support Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Test Architect
7 1 (2.44%) Technical Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.76%) J2EE
2 2 (4.88%) Spring
2 2 (4.88%) XML
2 2 (4.88%) Struts
2 2 (4.88%) EJB
2 2 (4.88%) .NET
3 1 (2.44%) Ajax
3 1 (2.44%) HTML
3 1 (2.44%) CSS
3 1 (2.44%) JSP
3 1 (2.44%) Servlets
3 1 (2.44%) Web Services
3 1 (2.44%) Middleware
3 1 (2.44%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.32%) Data Integration
3 2 (4.88%) Data Extraction
4 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.44%) Telematics
4 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.44%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.44%) Clustering
4 1 (2.44%) Replication
4 1 (2.44%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.63%) UNIX
2 2 (4.88%) Solaris
3 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.44%) VMS
3 1 (2.44%) Linux
3 1 (2.44%) Windows
3 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.07%) Migration
2 6 (14.63%) ERP
3 5 (12.20%) Business Analysis
3 5 (12.20%) Data Migration
3 5 (12.20%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (12.20%) Scrum
4 4 (9.76%) Waterfall
5 3 (7.32%) Data Transformation
5 3 (7.32%) Data Architecture
5 3 (7.32%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (7.32%) PRINCE2
5 3 (7.32%) PRINCE
5 3 (7.32%) Service Delivery
5 3 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (4.88%) Data Analysis
6 2 (4.88%) Logistics
6 2 (4.88%) Data Management
6 2 (4.88%) Regression Testing
6 2 (4.88%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (4.88%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (24.39%) SQL
2 5 (12.20%) PL/SQL
2 5 (12.20%) Java
3 2 (4.88%) Shell Script
3 2 (4.88%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.44%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.44%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) ISEB
1 2 (4.88%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.44%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.44%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle Statspack
1 1 (2.44%) Tivoli
1 1 (2.44%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 3 (7.32%) SAP
1 3 (7.32%) Sun
1 3 (7.32%) Informatica
2 2 (4.88%) VMware
2 2 (4.88%) hybris
3 1 (2.44%) Demandware
3 1 (2.44%) Sybase
3 1 (2.44%) Compuware
3 1 (2.44%) HP
3 1 (2.44%) IBM
3 1 (2.44%) Citrix
3 1 (2.44%) Hyperion
3 1 (2.44%) TIBCO
3 1 (2.44%) ATG
3 1 (2.44%) Northgate
3 1 (2.44%) Capita
3 1 (2.44%) Orchard
Bedfordshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Lucas Kennedy
Rate: Rate depending on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
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Lucas Kennedy
Rate: Market rates based on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
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Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 8 days ago