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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 17 24 15
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -9
Contract jobs citing Oracle 32 11 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 8.40% 3.99% 6.40%
As % of the Vendors category 19.05% 9.57% 13.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 9 5
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£430 £255 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+68.62% -21.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £213 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £409 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £372 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.52% -0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.63 £31.20 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+20.59% -8.23%
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
168 115 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 44.09% 41.67% 48.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 76 62
Average daily rate £425 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £158 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £442 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 14 8
Average hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -43.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £40.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -13.15%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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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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 +3 13 £475 +72.72% 5
Bedford +7 8 £423 -0.58% 2
Dunstable - 1 £485 - 1
Oracle
East of England

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 (38.96%) SQL
2 25 (32.47%) Finance
3 22 (28.57%) SAP
4 19 (24.68%) PL/SQL
5 16 (20.78%) ERP
6 15 (19.48%) .NET
6 15 (19.48%) E-Commerce
6 15 (19.48%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (19.48%) User Acceptance Testing
6 15 (19.48%) Oracle Database
7 14 (18.18%) CRM
8 13 (16.88%) Agresso
8 13 (16.88%) Migration
8 13 (16.88%) Scrum
9 12 (15.58%) PRINCE2
9 12 (15.58%) Oracle Payables
10 11 (14.29%) Oracle General Ledger
10 11 (14.29%) Waterfall
11 10 (12.99%) Data Migration
11 10 (12.99%) Oracle Receivables
11 10 (12.99%) Oracle Assets
11 10 (12.99%) Oracle EBS
12 9 (11.69%) Data Analysis
12 9 (11.69%) TIBCO
12 9 (11.69%) Data Modelling
12 9 (11.69%) Oracle EBS R12
13 8 (10.39%) C#
14 7 (9.09%) Marketing
14 7 (9.09%) SugarCRM
14 7 (9.09%) Java

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 7 (9.09%) SugarCRM
2 1 (1.30%) MQSeries
2 1 (1.30%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (1.30%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 13 (16.88%) Agresso
2 12 (15.58%) Oracle Payables
3 11 (14.29%) Oracle General Ledger
4 10 (12.99%) Oracle EBS
4 10 (12.99%) Oracle Receivables
4 10 (12.99%) Oracle Assets
5 9 (11.69%) Oracle EBS R12
6 7 (9.09%) Oracle 11i
7 4 (5.19%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 2 (2.60%) Oracle iProcurement
9 1 (1.30%) PeopleSoft HRMS
9 1 (1.30%) Oracle HRMS
9 1 (1.30%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.30%) LDAP
1 1 (1.30%) VoIP
1 1 (1.30%) DHCP
1 1 (1.30%) DNS
1 1 (1.30%) Internet
1 1 (1.30%) MPLS
1 1 (1.30%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (19.48%) Oracle Database
2 6 (7.79%) Oracle Database 10g
3 5 (6.49%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (5.19%) MS Access
5 3 (3.90%) SQL Server
6 2 (2.60%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.30%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.30%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.30%) LoadRunner
General
1 25 (32.47%) Finance
2 7 (9.09%) Marketing
3 6 (7.79%) Retail
4 3 (3.90%) Back Office
5 2 (2.60%) General Ledger
6 1 (1.30%) Advertising
6 1 (1.30%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (29.87%) Analyst
2 15 (19.48%) Architect
3 10 (12.99%) Project Manager
3 10 (12.99%) Business Analyst
3 10 (12.99%) Consultant
4 8 (10.39%) Developer
4 8 (10.39%) Oracle Consultant
5 7 (9.09%) C# Developer
5 7 (9.09%) Test Analyst
5 7 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
5 7 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (7.79%) Data Analyst
6 6 (7.79%) .NET Developer
7 5 (6.49%) Integration Architect
7 5 (6.49%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (5.19%) Oracle Analyst
8 4 (5.19%) Systems Analyst
8 4 (5.19%) Technical Architect
9 3 (3.90%) Administrator
9 3 (3.90%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (19.48%) .NET
2 5 (6.49%) ASP.NET
2 5 (6.49%) jQuery
2 5 (6.49%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (2.60%) HTML
3 2 (2.60%) HTML5
4 1 (1.30%) Middleware
4 1 (1.30%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.19%) Data Integration
2 3 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.60%) Clustering
4 1 (1.30%) FMCG
4 1 (1.30%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.09%) Linux
2 5 (6.49%) Solaris
3 2 (2.60%) Windows
3 2 (2.60%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (1.30%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (20.78%) ERP
2 15 (19.48%) E-Commerce
2 15 (19.48%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (19.48%) User Acceptance Testing
3 14 (18.18%) CRM
4 13 (16.88%) Scrum
4 13 (16.88%) Migration
5 12 (15.58%) PRINCE2
6 11 (14.29%) Waterfall
7 10 (12.99%) Data Migration
8 9 (11.69%) Data Analysis
8 9 (11.69%) Data Modelling
9 7 (9.09%) ETL
9 7 (9.09%) Product Management
9 7 (9.09%) Test Scripting
9 7 (9.09%) Campaign Management
10 6 (7.79%) Systems Analysis
10 6 (7.79%) SOA
11 5 (6.49%) EAI
11 5 (6.49%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (38.96%) SQL
2 19 (24.68%) PL/SQL
3 8 (10.39%) C#
4 7 (9.09%) Java
5 4 (5.19%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.30%) C++
6 1 (1.30%) C
6 1 (1.30%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.30%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (3.90%) Degree
2 2 (2.60%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.60%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.30%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.30%) MCSE
3 1 (1.30%) CCNA
3 1 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.30%) Sun Certification
3 1 (1.30%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.09%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.30%) QA
2 1 (1.30%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (2.60%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (2.60%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (1.30%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 22 (28.57%) SAP
2 9 (11.69%) TIBCO
3 7 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
3 7 (9.09%) Unica
3 7 (9.09%) Neolane
3 7 (9.09%) IBM
4 5 (6.49%) Microsoft
4 5 (6.49%) Informatica
5 3 (3.90%) Sybase
6 2 (2.60%) Primavera
7 1 (1.30%) webMethods
7 1 (1.30%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (1.30%) Cisco
7 1 (1.30%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.30%) HP
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