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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 5 33 23
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -10
Contract jobs citing Oracle 39 7 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 14.03% 2.24% 6.20%
As % of the Vendors category 34.82% 5.11% 14.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 5 17
Median daily rate £388 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £375 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £470 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £37.75 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +3.70%

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
112 137 163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 40.29% 43.91% 43.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 88 128
Median daily rate £413 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £231 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £588 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 25 13
Median hourly rate £14.00 £43.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.00% +150.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £14.00 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £50.68 £27.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +34.32%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Oracle as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +20 13 £525 +40.00% 5
Dunstable - 9 £233 - 4
Bedford 0 8 £365 -22.13% 2
Oracle
East of England

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 22 (38.60%) Finance
2 13 (22.81%) SQL
3 12 (21.05%) XML
3 12 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (21.05%) Oracle Fusion
4 11 (19.30%) Oracle EBS
5 9 (15.79%) SQL Server
5 9 (15.79%) ETL
5 9 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
6 8 (14.04%) Oracle Database
6 8 (14.04%) Java
6 8 (14.04%) PL/SQL
6 8 (14.04%) Migration
7 7 (12.28%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (12.28%) Validation
7 7 (12.28%) Billing
7 7 (12.28%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (12.28%) Solaris
7 7 (12.28%) Microsoft
7 7 (12.28%) Data Centre
8 6 (10.53%) Converged Infrastructure
8 6 (10.53%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 6 (10.53%) Oracle ODI
8 6 (10.53%) NetScaler
8 6 (10.53%) High Availability
8 6 (10.53%) vSphere
8 6 (10.53%) 3PAR
8 6 (10.53%) Java EE
8 6 (10.53%) Oracle RAC
8 6 (10.53%) PCI DSS

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (10.53%) WebLogic
2 2 (3.51%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.75%) JBoss
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle UPK
3 1 (1.75%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (8.77%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (19.30%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (10.53%) Oracle Payroll
3 3 (5.26%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (3.51%) HFM
4 2 (3.51%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (1.75%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (1.75%) Oracle HRMS
5 1 (1.75%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (1.75%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (1.75%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.26%) Office 365
2 1 (1.75%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (1.75%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.53%) MPLS
1 6 (10.53%) NetScaler
1 6 (10.53%) WAN
2 3 (5.26%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 8 (14.04%) Oracle Database
3 7 (12.28%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (10.53%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 6 (10.53%) Oracle Database 10g
4 6 (10.53%) Oracle ODI
4 6 (10.53%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (8.77%) Data Mart
5 5 (8.77%) MS Access
5 5 (8.77%) OLAP
5 5 (8.77%) OLTP
5 5 (8.77%) Oracle OLAP
6 2 (3.51%) SAP Data Services
7 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.75%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.75%) Hyperion Smart View
7 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.75%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.75%) JIRA
1 1 (1.75%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 22 (38.60%) Finance
2 7 (12.28%) Billing
3 5 (8.77%) Banking
4 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (33.33%) Consultant
2 18 (31.58%) Oracle Consultant
3 12 (21.05%) Architect
4 6 (10.53%) Applications Support
4 6 (10.53%) Developer
4 6 (10.53%) Technical Architect
5 5 (8.77%) Analyst
5 5 (8.77%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
5 5 (8.77%) Payroll Consultant
6 4 (7.02%) Data Architect
6 4 (7.02%) Designer
6 4 (7.02%) VMware Architect
7 3 (5.26%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (5.26%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
7 3 (5.26%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
8 2 (3.51%) Applications Developer
8 2 (3.51%) Functional Consultant
8 2 (3.51%) Hyperion Consultant
8 2 (3.51%) Oracle Functional Consultant
8 2 (3.51%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (21.05%) Oracle Fusion
1 12 (21.05%) XML
2 6 (10.53%) Hibernate
2 6 (10.53%) Java EE
2 6 (10.53%) JSF
2 6 (10.53%) JSP
2 6 (10.53%) Spring
2 6 (10.53%) Struts
2 6 (10.53%) XSL
2 6 (10.53%) XSLT
3 4 (7.02%) Middleware
4 1 (1.75%) EDI
4 1 (1.75%) J2EE
4 1 (1.75%) JRules
4 1 (1.75%) JSON
4 1 (1.75%) RESTful
4 1 (1.75%) SOAP
4 1 (1.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.28%) Data Centre
2 4 (7.02%) Data Integration
3 3 (5.26%) Data Structures
4 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.51%) SWIFT
5 1 (1.75%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.28%) Solaris
2 1 (1.75%) Linux
2 1 (1.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (15.79%) ETL
2 9 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (14.04%) Migration
4 7 (12.28%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (12.28%) Validation
5 6 (10.53%) Converged Infrastructure
5 6 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (10.53%) GAP Analysis
5 6 (10.53%) High Availability
6 5 (8.77%) Data Modelling
6 5 (8.77%) ERP
6 5 (8.77%) Mentoring
6 5 (8.77%) Project Management
7 4 (7.02%) Contract Management
8 3 (5.26%) Change Management
8 3 (5.26%) ITIL
8 3 (5.26%) Logical Data Model
8 3 (5.26%) Physical Data Model
8 3 (5.26%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (22.81%) SQL
2 8 (14.04%) Java
2 8 (14.04%) PL/SQL
3 2 (3.51%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (10.53%) MCITP
1 6 (10.53%) MCSE
1 6 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.26%) VCAP
2 3 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.75%) AWS Certification
3 1 (1.75%) ISEB
3 1 (1.75%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.53%) PCI DSS
2 5 (8.77%) Data Quality
3 4 (7.02%) QA
3 4 (7.02%) SLA
4 2 (3.51%) SEPA
System Software
1 6 (10.53%) Active Directory
1 6 (10.53%) Oracle RAC
1 6 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (10.53%) vSphere
1 6 (10.53%) XenApp
2 3 (5.26%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.75%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (5.26%) SCCM
1 3 (5.26%) Simpana
2 2 (3.51%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 7 (12.28%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.53%) 3PAR
2 6 (10.53%) Citrix
2 6 (10.53%) HP
2 6 (10.53%) Teradata
2 6 (10.53%) VMware
3 5 (8.77%) SAP
4 4 (7.02%) BEA
5 3 (5.26%) Cisco
5 3 (5.26%) CommVault
6 2 (3.51%) Hyperion
6 2 (3.51%) Informatica
6 2 (3.51%) MicroStrategy
6 2 (3.51%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (1.75%) IBM
7 1 (1.75%) Jaspersoft
7 1 (1.75%) Tableau
7 1 (1.75%) Talend
7 1 (1.75%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.75%) Vertica