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 28 August 2014 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 9 27 19
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -8
Contract jobs citing Oracle 71 6 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 13.95% 2.31% 8.19%
As % of the Vendors category 32.87% 4.65% 14.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 3 18
Average daily rate
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£403 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £246 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £590 £567
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £22.50 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -2.98%
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
216 129 197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 42.44% 49.62% 57.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 66 111
Average daily rate £350 £330 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -1.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 13
Average hourly rate £12.50 £22.50 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.44% -13.46%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +1.57%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
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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 -1 23 £425 - 7
Bedford +8 17 £403 - 1
Dunstable +10 6 £373 -42.69% 1
Oracle
East of England

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 33 (28.95%) Finance
2 25 (21.93%) SAP
3 24 (21.05%) ERP
3 24 (21.05%) Oracle Payables
4 23 (20.18%) Migration
5 22 (19.30%) SQL
5 22 (19.30%) Oracle General Ledger
5 22 (19.30%) Oracle EBS R12
6 21 (18.42%) Oracle Receivables
7 20 (17.54%) Business Intelligence
8 19 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
8 19 (16.67%) Oracle Assets
8 19 (16.67%) Data Migration
9 18 (15.79%) PRINCE2
10 17 (14.91%) Agresso
10 17 (14.91%) Waterfall
10 17 (14.91%) User Acceptance Testing
11 16 (14.04%) Scrum
12 14 (12.28%) Business Analysis
13 13 (11.40%) Retail
13 13 (11.40%) EPoS
13 13 (11.40%) E-Commerce
14 12 (10.53%) Oracle Reports
14 12 (10.53%) MS Office
14 12 (10.53%) SQL Server
14 12 (10.53%) Mobile App
15 10 (8.77%) Data Analysis
15 10 (8.77%) PL/SQL
15 10 (8.77%) Data Modelling
16 9 (7.89%) XML

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (1.75%) WebLogic
1 2 (1.75%) IIS
1 2 (1.75%) SugarCRM
2 1 (0.88%) Apache
2 1 (0.88%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.88%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (10.53%) MS Office
2 2 (1.75%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.75%) MS Project
3 1 (0.88%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 24 (21.05%) Oracle Payables
2 22 (19.30%) Oracle General Ledger
2 22 (19.30%) Oracle EBS R12
3 21 (18.42%) Oracle Receivables
4 19 (16.67%) Oracle Assets
4 19 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
5 17 (14.91%) Agresso
6 8 (7.02%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 6 (5.26%) Oracle 11i
7 6 (5.26%) Oracle HRMS
8 5 (4.39%) Oracle Financials
9 4 (3.51%) Dynamics AX
9 4 (3.51%) Oracle Cash Management
10 2 (1.75%) Oracle iProcurement
10 2 (1.75%) Oracle Payroll
11 1 (0.88%) Minerva
11 1 (0.88%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.51%) Taleo
2 1 (0.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.75%) DHCP
1 2 (1.75%) TCP/IP
1 2 (1.75%) DNS
1 2 (1.75%) SAN
2 1 (0.88%) DMZ
2 1 (0.88%) Internet
2 1 (0.88%) iSCSI
2 1 (0.88%) NAS
2 1 (0.88%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (0.88%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.53%) SQL Server
1 12 (10.53%) Oracle Reports
2 7 (6.14%) Oracle Database
3 6 (5.26%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 4 (3.51%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (2.63%) MS Access
6 2 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.75%) MySQL
7 1 (0.88%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.88%) Hyperion Smart View
7 1 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.88%) PowerCenter
7 1 (0.88%) Essbase
7 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (4.39%) JUnit
1 5 (4.39%) Eclipse
2 2 (1.75%) Maven
2 2 (1.75%) Selenium
2 2 (1.75%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.88%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 33 (28.95%) Finance
2 13 (11.40%) Retail
3 9 (7.89%) General Ledger
4 3 (2.63%) Marketing
5 2 (1.75%) Back Office
5 2 (1.75%) Banking
6 1 (0.88%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 57 (50.00%) Analyst
2 44 (38.60%) Business Analyst
3 16 (14.04%) Oracle Analyst
4 13 (11.40%) Project Manager
5 12 (10.53%) Developer
6 7 (6.14%) Data Analyst
7 5 (4.39%) Java Developer
7 5 (4.39%) J2EE Developer
7 5 (4.39%) Architect
7 5 (4.39%) Consultant
7 5 (4.39%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 4 (3.51%) Oracle Developer
8 4 (3.51%) Integration Manager
9 3 (2.63%) Systems Integration Manager
9 3 (2.63%) Systems Manager
9 3 (2.63%) C# Developer
9 3 (2.63%) Administrator
9 3 (2.63%) PMO Administrator
9 3 (2.63%) Communications Manager
9 3 (2.63%) Business Intelligence Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.89%) XML
2 7 (6.14%) .NET
3 6 (5.26%) J2EE
4 5 (4.39%) JSP
4 5 (4.39%) Servlets
4 5 (4.39%) Struts
4 5 (4.39%) Hibernate
4 5 (4.39%) Spring
5 3 (2.63%) jQuery
5 3 (2.63%) EJB
6 2 (1.75%) ASP.NET
6 2 (1.75%) Apache Flex
6 2 (1.75%) XSLT
7 1 (0.88%) Software Packaging
7 1 (0.88%) HTML5
7 1 (0.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (0.88%) HTML
7 1 (0.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.40%) EPoS
2 12 (10.53%) Mobile App
3 9 (7.89%) Data Integration
4 6 (5.26%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.51%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.75%) Statistics
6 2 (1.75%) Data Conversion
7 1 (0.88%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.88%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.39%) Windows
2 4 (3.51%) Android
2 4 (3.51%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.63%) Linux
4 2 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.75%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.88%) UNIX
5 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (21.05%) ERP
2 23 (20.18%) Migration
3 20 (17.54%) Business Intelligence
4 19 (16.67%) Data Migration
5 18 (15.79%) PRINCE2
6 17 (14.91%) User Acceptance Testing
6 17 (14.91%) Waterfall
7 16 (14.04%) Scrum
8 14 (12.28%) Business Analysis
9 13 (11.40%) E-Commerce
10 10 (8.77%) Data Analysis
10 10 (8.77%) Data Modelling
11 9 (7.89%) Data Cleansing
12 8 (7.02%) Procure-to-pay
13 7 (6.14%) Data Mapping
13 7 (6.14%) Unit Testing
13 7 (6.14%) Project Management
14 5 (4.39%) Agile Software Development
15 4 (3.51%) Systems Analysis
15 4 (3.51%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 22 (19.30%) SQL
2 10 (8.77%) PL/SQL
3 7 (6.14%) Java
3 7 (6.14%) JavaScript
4 4 (3.51%) C#
5 2 (1.75%) C
6 1 (0.88%) C++
6 1 (0.88%) VB
6 1 (0.88%) VBA
6 1 (0.88%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (7.89%) Degree
2 6 (5.26%) Sun Certification
3 2 (1.75%) ISEB
3 2 (1.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (0.88%) MCITP
4 1 (0.88%) VCP5
4 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.88%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (0.88%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.75%) ISO 9001
1 2 (1.75%) QA
2 1 (0.88%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.88%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.88%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.88%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (0.88%) vSphere
2 1 (0.88%) VMFS
2 1 (0.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.88%) Terminal Services
2 1 (0.88%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (0.88%) Veritas Storage Foundation
1 1 (0.88%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 25 (21.93%) SAP
2 6 (5.26%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.39%) Sun
4 3 (2.63%) HP
4 3 (2.63%) Primavera
5 2 (1.75%) VMware
5 2 (1.75%) Northgate
5 2 (1.75%) Unica
5 2 (1.75%) Neolane
5 2 (1.75%) Cognos
5 2 (1.75%) Cisco
5 2 (1.75%) IBM
5 2 (1.75%) Adobe
5 2 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.75%) Hyperion
6 1 (0.88%) NetApp
6 1 (0.88%) Veritas
6 1 (0.88%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.88%) Sybase
6 1 (0.88%) Dell
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