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 29 April 2016 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle
Rank 21 7 18
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +11
Contract jobs citing Oracle 23 50 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 7.03% 12.85% 7.01%
As % of the Vendors category 14.29% 28.90% 15.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 34 19
Average daily rate £425 £456 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.84% +21.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £256 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £625 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -12.50%
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
161 173 194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 49.24% 44.47% 45.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 109 103
Average daily rate £400 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £162 £190 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £625 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 20 7
Average hourly rate £47.50 £40.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% +128.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £15.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.47 £42.50 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 2016. 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
Bedford +6 10 £425 +32.81% 1
Dunstable +4 5 £450 - 1
Luton -18 2 £375 -33.33% 5
Oracle
East of England

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 9 (28.13%) Java
2 8 (25.00%) Web Services
3 7 (21.88%) Oracle ODI
4 6 (18.75%) SAP
4 6 (18.75%) DB2
4 6 (18.75%) SQL
4 6 (18.75%) COBOL
4 6 (18.75%) ETL
4 6 (18.75%) RESTful
5 5 (15.63%) Oracle Fusion
5 5 (15.63%) Spring
5 5 (15.63%) SOA
5 5 (15.63%) Oracle EBS
5 5 (15.63%) ERP
5 5 (15.63%) AIX
5 5 (15.63%) XML
6 4 (12.50%) C
6 4 (12.50%) Unix
6 4 (12.50%) CRM
6 4 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (12.50%) Sunopsis
7 3 (9.38%) Oracle EBS R12
7 3 (9.38%) WebSphere
7 3 (9.38%) Data Migration
7 3 (9.38%) Data Integration
7 3 (9.38%) JSON
7 3 (9.38%) Software Engineering
7 3 (9.38%) Migration
7 3 (9.38%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (9.38%) Hibernate

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 (9.38%) WebLogic
1 3 (9.38%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (9.38%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (3.13%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.88%) Oracle ODI
2 6 (18.75%) DB2
3 3 (9.38%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (9.38%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (6.25%) DB2 UDB
4 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (6.25%) ProC
2 1 (3.13%) ERwin
2 1 (3.13%) Toad
General
1 2 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Advertising
2 1 (3.13%) Banking
2 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Developer
2 6 (18.75%) Architect
3 5 (15.63%) Consultant
3 5 (15.63%) Java Architect
3 5 (15.63%) Java Developer
4 3 (9.38%) DBA
4 3 (9.38%) Senior Architect
4 3 (9.38%) Senior Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Senior Java Architect
4 3 (9.38%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (9.38%) TIBCO Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Data Migration Lead
5 2 (6.25%) DB2 Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Java Technical Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Middleware Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Oracle Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Web Architect
6 1 (3.13%) Data Modeller
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.00%) Web Services
2 6 (18.75%) RESTful
3 5 (15.63%) Oracle Fusion
3 5 (15.63%) Spring
3 5 (15.63%) XML
4 3 (9.38%) Hibernate
4 3 (9.38%) JSON
4 3 (9.38%) Middleware
4 3 (9.38%) SOAP
5 2 (6.25%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Data Integration
1 3 (9.38%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.13%) Clustering
2 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.63%) AIX
2 4 (12.50%) Unix
3 1 (3.13%) Windows
3 1 (3.13%) Windows 10
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.75%) ETL
2 5 (15.63%) ERP
2 5 (15.63%) SOA
3 4 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (12.50%) CRM
4 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (9.38%) Data Migration
4 3 (9.38%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (9.38%) Migration
4 3 (9.38%) Scrum
4 3 (9.38%) Software Engineering
5 2 (6.25%) Data Management
5 2 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (6.25%) Project Management
5 2 (6.25%) Service Design
5 2 (6.25%) Test Planning
5 2 (6.25%) Test Strategy
6 1 (3.13%) Database Security
6 1 (3.13%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 9 (28.13%) Java
2 6 (18.75%) COBOL
2 6 (18.75%) SQL
3 4 (12.50%) C
4 3 (9.38%) PL/SQL
5 2 (6.25%) C#
5 2 (6.25%) C++
5 2 (6.25%) Python
6 1 (3.13%) AWK
6 1 (3.13%) Korn
6 1 (3.13%) sed
6 1 (3.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (3.13%) Degree
1 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.13%) Cygwin
1 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Data Guard
1 1 (3.13%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) SAP
2 4 (12.50%) Sunopsis
3 3 (9.38%) BEA
3 3 (9.38%) IBM
3 3 (9.38%) TIBCO
4 2 (6.25%) Informatica
4 2 (6.25%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (3.13%) Remedy
Bedfordshire
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