The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 11 6 13
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +7
Contract jobs citing Oracle 74 120 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 9.05% 15.19% 9.94%
As % of the Vendors category 18.93% 31.09% 18.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 81 30
Average daily rate
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£438 £365 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.86% -16.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £655
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
Average hourly rate £20.94 - £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £37.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +15.38%
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 Hertfordshire region.

Vendors Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
391 386 287
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 47.80% 48.86% 54.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 221 145
Average daily rate £425 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £190 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £615
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 28 23
Average hourly rate £21.53 £20.75 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.73% -36.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.55 £12.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £29.75 £46.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Oracle across the Hertfordshire region.

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Oracle
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Oracle Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

Oracle
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Oracle across the Hertfordshire region.

Oracle Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Oracle
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
Welwyn Garden City +4 16 £335 +45.33% 2
Hemel Hempstead +8 11 £444 - 1
Stevenage -1 8 £380 +47.57% 1
Watford -9 6 £413 +26.92% 2
St Albans - 4 £550 - 3
Hertford - 2 - -
Oracle
East of England

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 66 (42.58%) SQL
2 43 (27.74%) Oracle Database
3 42 (27.10%) Linux
4 38 (24.52%) UNIX
5 37 (23.87%) Windows
6 34 (21.94%) ETL
7 32 (20.65%) Finance
8 30 (19.35%) IBM
9 29 (18.71%) Web Services
10 26 (16.77%) .NET
10 26 (16.77%) SQL Server
10 26 (16.77%) Agile Software Development
11 25 (16.13%) Performance Tuning
12 24 (15.48%) Relational Database
12 24 (15.48%) Java
13 23 (14.84%) Data Warehouse
14 22 (14.19%) VMware
14 22 (14.19%) Amazon AWS
15 21 (13.55%) SOA
15 21 (13.55%) RDBMS
15 21 (13.55%) Internet
16 20 (12.90%) LDAP
17 19 (12.26%) PL/SQL
17 19 (12.26%) SOAP
17 19 (12.26%) SSH
17 19 (12.26%) Data Integration
18 18 (11.61%) Telnet
18 18 (11.61%) Oracle Reports
18 18 (11.61%) Microsoft
19 17 (10.97%) Firewall

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 12 (7.74%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.87%) JBoss
3 5 (3.23%) Apache
3 5 (3.23%) WebLogic
3 5 (3.23%) IIS
3 5 (3.23%) Apache Solr
4 4 (2.58%) Oracle Service Bus
5 3 (1.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (1.94%) NetWeaver
6 2 (1.29%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.29%) Drupal
6 2 (1.29%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.29%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.65%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.65%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.65%) Commerce Server
7 1 (0.65%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 11 (7.10%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.52%) MS Visio
2 7 (4.52%) MS Office
3 2 (1.29%) MS Project
4 1 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 15 (9.68%) Maximo
2 8 (5.16%) Oracle EBS R12
3 7 (4.52%) Oracle Applications
4 6 (3.87%) Oracle Financials
4 6 (3.87%) Oracle Payables
5 3 (1.94%) Oracle Receivables
5 3 (1.94%) Oracle Cash Management
5 3 (1.94%) Oracle Assets
5 3 (1.94%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 3 (1.94%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (1.94%) Oracle General Ledger
6 2 (1.29%) SAP ERP
6 2 (1.29%) Magento
6 2 (1.29%) SAP BPC
7 1 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.65%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 22 (14.19%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (7.74%) SaaS
2 12 (7.74%) PaaS
3 7 (4.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (13.55%) Internet
2 20 (12.90%) LDAP
3 19 (12.26%) SSH
4 18 (11.61%) Telnet
5 17 (10.97%) Firewall
6 15 (9.68%) PuTTY
7 12 (7.74%) FTP
8 9 (5.81%) SAN
9 7 (4.52%) Radio Access Network
10 6 (3.87%) 2G
10 6 (3.87%) 4G
10 6 (3.87%) 3G
11 4 (2.58%) TCP/IP
11 4 (2.58%) DNS
11 4 (2.58%) LTE
12 3 (1.94%) Intranet
13 2 (1.29%) SSL
13 2 (1.29%) SNMP
13 2 (1.29%) 3GPP
14 1 (0.65%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (27.74%) Oracle Database
2 26 (16.77%) SQL Server
3 24 (15.48%) Relational Database
4 23 (14.84%) Data Warehouse
5 21 (13.55%) RDBMS
6 18 (11.61%) Oracle Reports
7 13 (8.39%) Oracle Database 11g
8 12 (7.74%) MySQL
9 9 (5.81%) PowerCenter
9 9 (5.81%) Data Mart
10 8 (5.16%) Oracle BI EE
11 7 (4.52%) Amazon Redshift
11 7 (4.52%) Big Data
11 7 (4.52%) Amazon RDS
11 7 (4.52%) Oracle Database 10g
12 5 (3.23%) BusinessObjects
12 5 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
12 5 (3.23%) DB2
12 5 (3.23%) Hadoop
12 5 (3.23%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 16 (10.32%) Toad
2 9 (5.81%) ERwin
3 8 (5.16%) Oracle Forms
4 5 (3.23%) ProC
5 4 (2.58%) Subversion
6 3 (1.94%) Maven
6 3 (1.94%) JIRA
6 3 (1.94%) Oracle APEX
6 3 (1.94%) LoadRunner
6 3 (1.94%) JUnit
7 2 (1.29%) Ant
7 2 (1.29%) Git (software)
7 2 (1.29%) SoapUI
7 2 (1.29%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.29%) FitNesse
8 1 (0.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.65%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (0.65%) Cucumber
General
1 32 (20.65%) Finance
2 16 (10.32%) Retail
3 10 (6.45%) Telecoms
4 8 (5.16%) Billing
5 4 (2.58%) Local Government
5 4 (2.58%) Advertising
5 4 (2.58%) Publishing
6 3 (1.94%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.29%) Marketing
8 1 (0.65%) Legal
8 1 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.65%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 46 (29.68%) Developer
2 29 (18.71%) Architect
3 28 (18.06%) Analyst
4 20 (12.90%) Solutions Architect
5 19 (12.26%) Consultant
6 12 (7.74%) Business Analyst
6 12 (7.74%) Oracle Developer
7 10 (6.45%) SQL Developer
7 10 (6.45%) Oracle Consultant
8 9 (5.81%) Informatica Developer
9 6 (3.87%) PL/SQL Developer
9 6 (3.87%) DBA
9 6 (3.87%) Data Architect
10 5 (3.23%) Project Manager
10 5 (3.23%) Oracle DBA
10 5 (3.23%) Applications Architect
10 5 (3.23%) Test Leader
10 5 (3.23%) Cyber-Ark Consultant
11 4 (2.58%) IT Infrastructure Manager
11 4 (2.58%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (18.71%) Web Services
2 26 (16.77%) .NET
3 19 (12.26%) SOAP
4 15 (9.68%) REST
5 13 (8.39%) XML
6 8 (5.16%) ASP.NET
7 6 (3.87%) J2EE
7 6 (3.87%) Hibernate
7 6 (3.87%) Spring
8 5 (3.23%) SAP Basis
8 5 (3.23%) HTML
9 3 (1.94%) Middleware
9 3 (1.94%) JMS
9 3 (1.94%) Java EE
10 2 (1.29%) JSON
10 2 (1.29%) jQuery
10 2 (1.29%) Oracle Fusion
10 2 (1.29%) Ajax
10 2 (1.29%) .NET Framework
10 2 (1.29%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 19 (12.26%) Data Integration
2 12 (7.74%) GIS
3 10 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (5.81%) Data Protection Act
4 9 (5.81%) Data Extraction
5 8 (5.16%) Management Information System
6 7 (4.52%) Data Centre
7 6 (3.87%) Visualisation
8 3 (1.94%) User Experience
8 3 (1.94%) CMDB
9 2 (1.29%) RIA
9 2 (1.29%) PKI
9 2 (1.29%) FMCG
9 2 (1.29%) Clustering
9 2 (1.29%) HACMP
10 1 (0.65%) DTV
10 1 (0.65%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.65%) EPoS
10 1 (0.65%) Freedom of Information
10 1 (0.65%) EMC VMAX
Operating Systems
1 42 (27.10%) Linux
2 38 (24.52%) UNIX
3 37 (23.87%) Windows
4 6 (3.87%) Solaris
5 5 (3.23%) AIX
5 5 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (2.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (2.58%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.65%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.65%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (0.65%) Android
8 1 (0.65%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.65%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (21.94%) ETL
2 26 (16.77%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (16.13%) Performance Tuning
4 21 (13.55%) SOA
5 16 (10.32%) Identity Management
5 16 (10.32%) Migration
6 14 (9.03%) User Acceptance Testing
7 13 (8.39%) TOGAF
8 12 (7.74%) Configuration Management
9 11 (7.10%) E-Commerce
9 11 (7.10%) ERP
9 11 (7.10%) Validation
9 11 (7.10%) Unit Testing
9 11 (7.10%) Data Migration
10 10 (6.45%) Data Protection
10 10 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (6.45%) Service Delivery
11 9 (5.81%) Project Management
11 9 (5.81%) Data Management
11 9 (5.81%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 66 (42.58%) SQL
2 24 (15.48%) Java
3 19 (12.26%) PL/SQL
4 10 (6.45%) Shell Script
5 9 (5.81%) Perl
6 8 (5.16%) C#
7 6 (3.87%) C++
8 5 (3.23%) C
8 5 (3.23%) Python
9 3 (1.94%) Bourne shell
9 3 (1.94%) C-shell
9 3 (1.94%) VBScript
10 2 (1.29%) Ruby
10 2 (1.29%) Erlang
10 2 (1.29%) PHP
10 2 (1.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (8.39%) Security Cleared
2 8 (5.16%) SC Cleared
3 7 (4.52%) OCA
3 7 (4.52%) Oracle Certification
4 3 (1.94%) Degree
5 2 (1.29%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.65%) CCNA
6 1 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.45%) Data Quality
2 6 (3.87%) QA
3 2 (1.29%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (8.39%) Active Directory
2 8 (5.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (5.16%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 6 (3.87%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (2.58%) VMware ESX
5 3 (1.94%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.94%) vSphere
6 2 (1.29%) PowerHA
7 1 (0.65%) Docker
7 1 (0.65%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 16 (10.32%) Tivoli
2 15 (9.68%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 14 (9.03%) CA Single Sign-On
4 8 (5.16%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 7 (4.52%) Novell Identity Manager
6 3 (1.94%) Oracle RMAN
6 3 (1.94%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 3 (1.94%) Oracle ZFS
7 2 (1.29%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (1.29%) Ansible
7 2 (1.29%) BMC PATROL
7 2 (1.29%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (1.29%) Puppet
8 1 (0.65%) ServiceCenter
8 1 (0.65%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 30 (19.35%) IBM
2 22 (14.19%) VMware
3 18 (11.61%) Microsoft
4 16 (10.32%) Cyber-Ark
5 13 (8.39%) SAP
5 13 (8.39%) Citrix
6 12 (7.74%) Sun
6 12 (7.74%) ESRI
7 9 (5.81%) Informatica
8 8 (5.16%) Novell
8 8 (5.16%) CA
9 7 (4.52%) JDA
10 6 (3.87%) HP
10 6 (3.87%) Tableau
11 5 (3.23%) Vertica
11 5 (3.23%) Infobright
11 5 (3.23%) hybris
11 5 (3.23%) NetCracker
12 4 (2.58%) ReadSoft
12 4 (2.58%) EMC
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