The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Hertfordshire region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 6 17 11
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -6
Contract jobs citing Oracle 75 49 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 11.18% 8.01% 11.26%
As % of the Vendors category 23.81% 15.22% 24.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 33 50
Average daily rate
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£325 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £230 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £643 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £50.00 £11.43
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +337.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £34.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -8.00%
Vendors Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
315 322 443
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 46.94% 52.61% 46.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 166 165
Average daily rate £350 £361 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.11% -3.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £180 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 18 38
Average hourly rate £23.00 £32.50 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.23% +12.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £15.00 £12.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £40.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +1.50%
Oracle
East of England

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 24 July 2014.

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 24 July 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
Rickmansworth - 10 £325 - 2
Welwyn Garden City 0 8 £265 -13.03%
Watford 0 7 £325 -1.88% 5
Stevenage +6 4 £290 -27.50% 1
Hitchin +1 4 £393 -36.17% 1
Hemel Hempstead -1 2 - - 1
Potters Bar - 2 £525 - 1
Letchworth - 1 £325 - 1
Hoddesdon - - - -
Hertford - - - -
Bishop's Stortford - - - -
Borehamwood - - - -
St Albans - - - -
Oracle
East of England

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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.

1 107 (56.91%) SQL
2 75 (39.89%) Finance
3 60 (31.91%) Java
4 50 (26.60%) Oracle Database
5 46 (24.47%) Data Warehouse
6 42 (22.34%) UNIX
7 40 (21.28%) .NET
8 34 (18.09%) Retail
9 31 (16.49%) ETL
10 30 (15.96%) SQL Server
11 26 (13.83%) Relational Database
11 26 (13.83%) Analytics
12 25 (13.30%) PL/SQL
12 25 (13.30%) ITIL
12 25 (13.30%) IBM
13 24 (12.77%) E-Commerce
13 24 (12.77%) Project Management
14 23 (12.23%) Linux
15 22 (11.70%) WebLogic
15 22 (11.70%) RDBMS
16 21 (11.17%) SharePoint
17 20 (10.64%) Solaris
17 20 (10.64%) Oracle ODI
18 19 (10.11%) WebSphere
18 19 (10.11%) XML
19 18 (9.57%) Business Objects
19 18 (9.57%) Continuous Improvement
20 17 (9.04%) HTML
20 17 (9.04%) J2EE
20 17 (9.04%) Windows

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 22 (11.70%) WebLogic
2 21 (11.17%) SharePoint
3 19 (10.11%) WebSphere
4 16 (8.51%) Oracle Service Bus
5 14 (7.45%) Tomcat
6 13 (6.91%) MQSeries
7 12 (6.38%) Apache
8 7 (3.72%) IBM HTTP Server
8 7 (3.72%) WebSphere Application Server
8 7 (3.72%) IIS
8 7 (3.72%) SAS
9 6 (3.19%) CMS
10 5 (2.66%) Oracle Workflow
10 5 (2.66%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 5 (2.66%) Adobe CQ
11 3 (1.60%) Alfresco
12 2 (1.06%) Liferay
12 2 (1.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 2 (1.06%) Apache ServiceMix
12 2 (1.06%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 4 (2.13%) SPSS
2 3 (1.60%) MS Office
3 2 (1.06%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.53%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.13%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (1.60%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.60%) RiskWrite
3 2 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.06%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.53%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.53%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.53%) Oracle Payroll
4 1 (0.53%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.53%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.66%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.53%) Office 365
2 1 (0.53%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 15 (7.98%) HTTP
2 11 (5.85%) Internet
3 2 (1.06%) Wireshark
3 2 (1.06%) Firewall
4 1 (0.53%) INAP
4 1 (0.53%) MPLS
4 1 (0.53%) LDAP
4 1 (0.53%) UMTS
4 1 (0.53%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.53%) Intranet
4 1 (0.53%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (0.53%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (0.53%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (26.60%) Oracle Database
2 46 (24.47%) Data Warehouse
3 30 (15.96%) SQL Server
4 26 (13.83%) Relational Database
5 22 (11.70%) RDBMS
6 20 (10.64%) Oracle ODI
7 16 (8.51%) Oracle Reports
8 13 (6.91%) Oracle Database 11g
9 12 (6.38%) DB2
10 10 (5.32%) MySQL
11 9 (4.79%) Oracle Database 10g
11 9 (4.79%) Data Mart
12 8 (4.26%) BusinessObjects XI
13 6 (3.19%) DataStage
14 5 (2.66%) PowerCenter
15 4 (2.13%) MS Access
15 4 (2.13%) Crystal Reports
15 4 (2.13%) Essbase
16 3 (1.60%) Data Mining
16 3 (1.60%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 14 (7.45%) Ant
2 11 (5.85%) Oracle Forms
3 10 (5.32%) Eclipse
4 9 (4.79%) Subversion
5 8 (4.26%) Maven
6 7 (3.72%) JUnit
6 7 (3.72%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (3.19%) Log4j
8 2 (1.06%) JIRA
8 2 (1.06%) WebLogic Workshop
9 1 (0.53%) JMeter
9 1 (0.53%) JDeveloper
9 1 (0.53%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.53%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.53%) Jtest
General
1 75 (39.89%) Finance
2 34 (18.09%) Retail
3 14 (7.45%) Pharmaceutical
4 12 (6.38%) Manufacturing
5 6 (3.19%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.66%) Banking
7 3 (1.60%) Legal
8 1 (0.53%) Games
8 1 (0.53%) Billing
8 1 (0.53%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 66 (35.11%) Developer
2 40 (21.28%) Architect
3 23 (12.23%) Project Manager
4 19 (10.11%) Analyst
5 18 (9.57%) Oracle Developer
6 14 (7.45%) Solutions Architect
7 13 (6.91%) Consultant
7 13 (6.91%) Systems Architect
8 10 (5.32%) Business Developer
8 10 (5.32%) Technical Project Manager
8 10 (5.32%) Technical Manager
8 10 (5.32%) Java Developer
8 10 (5.32%) Business Objects Developer
9 8 (4.26%) Service Manager
9 8 (4.26%) Delivery Manager
9 8 (4.26%) Services Delivery Manager
9 8 (4.26%) 2nd Line Support
9 8 (4.26%) Technical Architect
10 7 (3.72%) Business Analyst
10 7 (3.72%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (21.28%) .NET
2 19 (10.11%) XML
3 17 (9.04%) HTML
3 17 (9.04%) J2EE
4 14 (7.45%) Web Services
5 13 (6.91%) Spring
6 12 (6.38%) CSS
7 10 (5.32%) Ajax
7 10 (5.32%) Hibernate
7 10 (5.32%) SOAP
8 8 (4.26%) jQuery
8 8 (4.26%) REST
8 8 (4.26%) Struts
8 8 (4.26%) Middleware
9 7 (3.72%) XSLT
9 7 (3.72%) MSMQ
9 7 (3.72%) JSP
9 7 (3.72%) Servlets
9 7 (3.72%) JMS
10 6 (3.19%) XMLBeans
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.32%) Visualisation
2 8 (4.26%) Management Information System
3 7 (3.72%) Mainframe
3 7 (3.72%) Informatics
4 6 (3.19%) Mathematics
4 6 (3.19%) Web 2.0
4 6 (3.19%) EPoS
5 5 (2.66%) N-Tier
6 4 (2.13%) PKI
6 4 (2.13%) Replication
7 3 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.60%) Open Source
7 3 (1.60%) Data Extraction
8 2 (1.06%) Data Integration
8 2 (1.06%) RIA
8 2 (1.06%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.06%) NHS
8 2 (1.06%) GIS
9 1 (0.53%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.53%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 42 (22.34%) UNIX
2 23 (12.23%) Linux
3 20 (10.64%) Solaris
4 17 (9.04%) Windows
5 7 (3.72%) AIX
5 7 (3.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (3.19%) HPUX
6 6 (3.19%) SUSE
7 1 (0.53%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.53%) zOS
7 1 (0.53%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.53%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (16.49%) ETL
2 26 (13.83%) Analytics
3 25 (13.30%) ITIL
4 24 (12.77%) E-Commerce
4 24 (12.77%) Project Management
5 18 (9.57%) Continuous Improvement
6 16 (8.51%) Asset Management
7 15 (7.98%) SOA
7 15 (7.98%) Business Intelligence
7 15 (7.98%) Service Delivery
8 13 (6.91%) PRINCE2
8 13 (6.91%) Data Security
8 13 (6.91%) Performance Tuning
9 12 (6.38%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (6.38%) Migration
10 11 (5.85%) CRM
10 11 (5.85%) OO
10 11 (5.85%) Web Development
11 10 (5.32%) System Testing
11 10 (5.32%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 107 (56.91%) SQL
2 60 (31.91%) Java
3 25 (13.30%) PL/SQL
4 14 (7.45%) JavaScript
5 7 (3.72%) C#
5 7 (3.72%) XPath
6 5 (2.66%) Python
7 4 (2.13%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 4 (2.13%) VBA
7 4 (2.13%) VB
7 4 (2.13%) Shell Script
8 3 (1.60%) T-SQL
8 3 (1.60%) VB6
9 1 (0.53%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.53%) Perl
9 1 (0.53%) Tcl
9 1 (0.53%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 10 (5.32%) Security Cleared
1 10 (5.32%) ITIL Certification
2 9 (4.79%) SC Cleared
3 7 (3.72%) Degree
4 3 (1.60%) Sun Certification
4 3 (1.60%) CTC Cleared
5 2 (1.06%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.06%) APMP
5 2 (1.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (1.06%) ISEB
6 1 (0.53%) MBA
6 1 (0.53%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.13%) QA
1 4 (2.13%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.06%) SLA
3 1 (0.53%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (2.66%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.13%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 3 (1.60%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.06%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.53%) XenServer
5 1 (0.53%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (6.38%) Tivoli
2 7 (3.72%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (2.13%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (1.06%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (0.53%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.53%) Puppet
5 1 (0.53%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.53%) SCOM
Vendors
1 25 (13.30%) IBM
2 18 (9.57%) Business Objects
3 17 (9.04%) HP
4 15 (7.98%) Informatica
5 14 (7.45%) Red Hat
6 10 (5.32%) Sun
7 9 (4.79%) Microsoft
8 7 (3.72%) Teradata
8 7 (3.72%) SAP
8 7 (3.72%) Dell
8 7 (3.72%) Tableau
9 6 (3.19%) VMware
10 5 (2.66%) Cisco
10 5 (2.66%) Citrix
11 4 (2.13%) Retalix
12 3 (1.60%) TIBCO
12 3 (1.60%) ATG
12 3 (1.60%) Interwoven
12 3 (1.60%) EMC
13 2 (1.06%) Hyperion
Hertfordshire
Arrows Group
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
FPSG Connect
Posted: 19 hours ago
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £435 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Volt
Rate: £500.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Volt
Rate: £500.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago