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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 28 February 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 22 11 8
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -3
Contract jobs citing Oracle 43 54 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 6.42% 8.35% 13.83%
As % of the Vendors category 15.58% 17.09% 23.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 25 46
Median daily rate £425 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £328 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £490 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £410 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +9.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £37.50 £20.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +79.16%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £41.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-3.61% -7.77%

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
276 316 413
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 41.19% 48.84% 60.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 159 219
Median daily rate £350 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £300 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 24 25
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.90 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.80% +17.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.59 £8.90 £10.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.55 £37.50 £29.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Oracle as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 February 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
Watford +2 7 £550 +15.78% 6
Hatfield - 7 £425 - 3
Stevenage +4 6 £300 -
Hemel Hempstead 0 2 £300 -22.58%
Welwyn Garden City -6 2 £385 -
St Albans +3 1 - - 1
Harpenden - 1 £600 -
Letchworth - 1 £300 - 3
Oracle
East of England

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 February 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 45 (45.00%) Oracle Database
2 35 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (33.00%) Java
4 26 (26.00%) WebLogic
5 24 (24.00%) SOA
5 24 (24.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 22 (22.00%) Middleware
7 21 (21.00%) SQL
8 20 (20.00%) Linux
8 20 (20.00%) Finance
9 19 (19.00%) Oracle Database 12c
10 16 (16.00%) IBM
11 14 (14.00%) Unix
11 14 (14.00%) Performance Tuning
11 14 (14.00%) Oracle Fusion
12 13 (13.00%) Web Services
12 13 (13.00%) Microsoft
12 13 (13.00%) E-Commerce
12 13 (13.00%) Oracle Database 11g
13 12 (12.00%) J2EE
14 11 (11.00%) ERP
14 11 (11.00%) Solaris
14 11 (11.00%) ETL
14 11 (11.00%) Data Warehouse
14 11 (11.00%) TDD
14 11 (11.00%) Oracle EBS R12
14 11 (11.00%) Oracle Service Bus
14 11 (11.00%) AngularJS
15 10 (10.00%) DevOps
15 10 (10.00%) Retail

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 26 (26.00%) WebLogic
2 24 (24.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 11 (11.00%) Oracle Service Bus
4 6 (6.00%) Tomcat
4 6 (6.00%) WebLogic Portal
5 5 (5.00%) Confluence
5 5 (5.00%) WebSphere
6 4 (4.00%) Apache
6 4 (4.00%) Cloud Foundry
6 4 (4.00%) IIS
6 4 (4.00%) JBoss
7 3 (3.00%) IBM HTTP Server
7 3 (3.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 3 (3.00%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (2.00%) Drupal
9 1 (1.00%) NServiceBus
9 1 (1.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (8.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.00%) MS Office
3 1 (1.00%) GNU Octave
3 1 (1.00%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 11 (11.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (7.00%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (6.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 5 (5.00%) Oracle Applications
5 4 (4.00%) Oracle Retail
5 4 (4.00%) SAP SD
6 2 (2.00%) Magento
6 2 (2.00%) Oracle Assets
6 2 (2.00%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (1.00%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (1.00%) JDE EnterpriseOne
7 1 (1.00%) Maximo
7 1 (1.00%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (1.00%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (1.00%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (1.00%) SAP HR
7 1 (1.00%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.00%) GitHub
2 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.00%) Office 365
2 1 (1.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.00%) Firewall
2 6 (6.00%) Internet
2 6 (6.00%) SSL
3 3 (3.00%) DNS
3 3 (3.00%) FTP
3 3 (3.00%) HTTP
3 3 (3.00%) LDAP
3 3 (3.00%) SAN
3 3 (3.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.00%) Intranet
4 1 (1.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (45.00%) Oracle Database
2 19 (19.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 13 (13.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 11 (11.00%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (10.00%) SQL Server
6 7 (7.00%) Relational Database
7 6 (6.00%) MySQL
7 6 (6.00%) RDBMS
8 5 (5.00%) PowerCenter
9 4 (4.00%) Data Mart
10 3 (3.00%) Oracle ODI
10 3 (3.00%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (3.00%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (2.00%) DB2
11 2 (2.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 2 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (1.00%) GIS
12 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (7.00%) Git (software)
1 7 (7.00%) JIRA
2 4 (4.00%) JUnit
2 4 (4.00%) Selenium
3 3 (3.00%) ERwin
3 3 (3.00%) SoapUI
4 2 (2.00%) Ant
4 2 (2.00%) Subversion
5 1 (1.00%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.00%) HP UFT
5 1 (1.00%) JDeveloper
5 1 (1.00%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.00%) JIRA Agile
5 1 (1.00%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (1.00%) PROIV
General
1 20 (20.00%) Finance
2 10 (10.00%) Retail
3 8 (8.00%) Advertising
4 4 (4.00%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.00%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.00%) Automotive
6 1 (1.00%) Billing
6 1 (1.00%) French Language
6 1 (1.00%) German Language
6 1 (1.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 30 (30.00%) Developer
2 17 (17.00%) Architect
3 14 (14.00%) Consultant
4 12 (12.00%) Oracle Consultant
5 11 (11.00%) Java Developer
6 10 (10.00%) Analyst
7 9 (9.00%) Administrator
7 9 (9.00%) DBA
7 9 (9.00%) Oracle Specialist
7 9 (9.00%) Support Specialist
8 8 (8.00%) Oracle Architect
8 8 (8.00%) Oracle DBA
9 7 (7.00%) Oracle SOA Consultant
9 7 (7.00%) SOA Consultant
9 7 (7.00%) SOA Specialist
10 6 (6.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 6 (6.00%) Oracle SOA Administrator
10 6 (6.00%) Senior Analyst
10 6 (6.00%) SOA Administrator
10 6 (6.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (22.00%) Middleware
2 14 (14.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 13 (13.00%) Web Services
4 12 (12.00%) J2EE
5 11 (11.00%) AngularJS
6 10 (10.00%) XSLT
7 9 (9.00%) HTML
7 9 (9.00%) Spring
8 8 (8.00%) CSS
8 8 (8.00%) XML
9 7 (7.00%) .NET
10 6 (6.00%) SOAP
10 6 (6.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (5.00%) JMS
11 5 (5.00%) Spring Boot
12 4 (4.00%) Dropwizard
12 4 (4.00%) Hibernate
12 4 (4.00%) Node.js
13 3 (3.00%) JSON
13 3 (3.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.00%) iPad
3 4 (4.00%) Clustering
3 4 (4.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.00%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.00%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.00%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.00%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (1.00%) PKI
5 1 (1.00%) RIA
5 1 (1.00%) User Experience
5 1 (1.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 20 (20.00%) Linux
2 14 (14.00%) Unix
3 11 (11.00%) Solaris
4 9 (9.00%) Windows
5 6 (6.00%) AIX
5 6 (6.00%) Android
5 6 (6.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (3.00%) Oracle Linux
6 3 (3.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.00%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.00%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.00%) Windows Server
8 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (24.00%) SOA
3 14 (14.00%) Performance Tuning
4 13 (13.00%) E-Commerce
5 11 (11.00%) ERP
5 11 (11.00%) ETL
5 11 (11.00%) TDD
6 10 (10.00%) DevOps
6 10 (10.00%) Software Engineering
7 9 (9.00%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (8.00%) Business Activity Monitoring
8 8 (8.00%) E-business
8 8 (8.00%) Scrum
9 7 (7.00%) Continuous Delivery
9 7 (7.00%) ITIL
9 7 (7.00%) Project Management
10 6 (6.00%) BDD
10 6 (6.00%) Software Architecture
10 6 (6.00%) Unit Testing
10 6 (6.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 33 (33.00%) Java
2 21 (21.00%) SQL
3 8 (8.00%) JavaScript
4 7 (7.00%) Python
5 6 (6.00%) Shell Script
5 6 (6.00%) XPath
6 5 (5.00%) PL/SQL
7 4 (4.00%) C#
8 3 (3.00%) Ruby
9 2 (2.00%) C
9 2 (2.00%) Jython
9 2 (2.00%) PHP
10 1 (1.00%) C++
10 1 (1.00%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.00%) Perl
10 1 (1.00%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.00%) R
10 1 (1.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (7.00%) Degree
2 2 (2.00%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (2.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.00%) ACCA
3 1 (1.00%) CIMA
3 1 (1.00%) ISEB
3 1 (1.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.00%) PMP
3 1 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.00%) QA
2 3 (3.00%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.00%) SLA
4 1 (1.00%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.00%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (4.00%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (3.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (4.00%) Puppet
2 4 (4.00%) Tivoli
3 3 (3.00%) Ansible
3 3 (3.00%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (2.00%) Data Guard
4 2 (2.00%) SCCM
5 1 (1.00%) Aspera SmartTrack
5 1 (1.00%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 1 (1.00%) OpenView
5 1 (1.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (1.00%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (1.00%) Packer
5 1 (1.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 16 (16.00%) IBM
2 13 (13.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (9.00%) SAP
4 8 (8.00%) HP
5 6 (6.00%) Google
5 6 (6.00%) hybris
5 6 (6.00%) Informatica
6 3 (3.00%) JDA
6 3 (3.00%) VMware
7 2 (2.00%) BMC
7 2 (2.00%) JD Edwards
7 2 (2.00%) Remedy
7 2 (2.00%) Sun
8 1 (1.00%) Cognos
8 1 (1.00%) PTC
8 1 (1.00%) Siemens
8 1 (1.00%) Snow
8 1 (1.00%) Teradata
8 1 (1.00%) Workday