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 21 November 2014 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 5 15 19
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +4
Contract jobs citing Oracle 114 49 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 15.08% 8.63% 8.93%
As % of the Vendors category 27.27% 17.07% 19.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 26 47
Average daily rate
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£310 £419 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.97% -1.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £295 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.75 £30.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.76%
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
418 287 431
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 55.29% 50.53% 45.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 142 189
Average daily rate £350 £353 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.70% -11.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £165 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £456 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 27 35
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.25 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.24% +11.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.60 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.75 £37.45 £35.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.40%

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 21 November 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 21 November 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 - 24 £330 - 1
Hemel Hempstead 0 13 £355 -17.20% 3
Watford -2 11 £413 +17.85% 6
Welwyn Garden City +2 10 £273 -55.14% 2
Stevenage -1 4 £258 - 3
St Albans +5 3 £310 -27.05% 3
Royston - 2 £600 - 1
Hitchin +4 1 £393 - 1
Hertford - 1 £210 -
Hoddesdon - - - -
Letchworth - - - -
Bishop's Stortford - - - - 1
Oracle
East of England

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 137 (61.71%) SQL
2 85 (38.29%) Finance
3 84 (37.84%) Oracle Database
4 62 (27.93%) Java
5 57 (25.68%) PL/SQL
6 56 (25.23%) UNIX
6 56 (25.23%) ETL
7 42 (18.92%) Data Warehouse
8 36 (16.22%) Linux
9 34 (15.32%) SQL Server
9 34 (15.32%) Informatica
10 30 (13.51%) Performance Tuning
11 29 (13.06%) Business Intelligence
12 28 (12.61%) Web Services
12 28 (12.61%) XML
12 28 (12.61%) Oracle ODI
13 27 (12.16%) .NET
13 27 (12.16%) Teradata
14 25 (11.26%) Retail
15 24 (10.81%) Continuous Improvement
16 23 (10.36%) Agile Software Development
16 23 (10.36%) Project Management
16 23 (10.36%) Microsoft
17 22 (9.91%) SAS
18 21 (9.46%) Oracle Database 11g
19 20 (9.01%) Mathematics
19 20 (9.01%) Spring
19 20 (9.01%) Hibernate
19 20 (9.01%) SAP
20 19 (8.56%) Solaris

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 (9.91%) SAS
2 18 (8.11%) SharePoint
2 18 (8.11%) WebLogic
3 10 (4.50%) Oracle Workflow
4 8 (3.60%) Oracle Service Bus
5 7 (3.15%) MQSeries
6 5 (2.25%) Adobe CQ
7 3 (1.35%) Oracle Application Server
7 3 (1.35%) Oracle 10gAS
7 3 (1.35%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.90%) Apache
8 2 (0.90%) WebLogic Portal
8 2 (0.90%) Apache ServiceMix
8 2 (0.90%) Liferay
9 1 (0.45%) MS Project Server
9 1 (0.45%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.45%) CMS
9 1 (0.45%) JBoss
Applications
1 19 (8.56%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.05%) SPSS
3 6 (2.70%) MS Office
4 3 (1.35%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.90%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (2.70%) Oracle Financials
1 6 (2.70%) Oracle Retail
2 5 (2.25%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (1.35%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.90%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (0.90%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.45%) SAP R/3
5 1 (0.45%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.45%) Taleo
1 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.05%) SAN
2 5 (2.25%) Internet
2 5 (2.25%) LTE
3 4 (1.80%) Radio Access Network
3 4 (1.80%) MPLS
4 3 (1.35%) 3G
4 3 (1.35%) HTTP
4 3 (1.35%) VPN
4 3 (1.35%) 4G
4 3 (1.35%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (1.35%) 2G
5 2 (0.90%) Wireshark
5 2 (0.90%) SMS
5 2 (0.90%) 3GPP
5 2 (0.90%) UMTS
5 2 (0.90%) INAP
6 1 (0.45%) Firewall
6 1 (0.45%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (37.84%) Oracle Database
2 42 (18.92%) Data Warehouse
3 34 (15.32%) SQL Server
4 28 (12.61%) Oracle ODI
5 21 (9.46%) Oracle Database 11g
6 17 (7.66%) Oracle Database 10g
7 16 (7.21%) Oracle Reports
7 16 (7.21%) Relational Database
8 15 (6.76%) MySQL
8 15 (6.76%) RDBMS
9 12 (5.41%) DataStage
9 12 (5.41%) Hadoop
10 11 (4.95%) SAS Enterprise Miner
11 10 (4.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 8 (3.60%) Oracle OLAP
12 8 (3.60%) Data Mart
12 8 (3.60%) OLTP
12 8 (3.60%) OLAP
13 7 (3.15%) QlikView
13 7 (3.15%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 17 (7.66%) Oracle Forms
1 17 (7.66%) Eclipse
2 13 (5.86%) JUnit
3 12 (5.41%) Maven
4 10 (4.50%) Subversion
5 9 (4.05%) QuickTest Pro
6 8 (3.60%) Ant
7 7 (3.15%) JIRA
8 5 (2.25%) WebDriver
8 5 (2.25%) SoapUI
8 5 (2.25%) ERwin
8 5 (2.25%) ClearQuest
9 3 (1.35%) JMeter
9 3 (1.35%) Log4j
9 3 (1.35%) PVCS
9 3 (1.35%) Toad
9 3 (1.35%) JDeveloper
9 3 (1.35%) TestDirector
10 2 (0.90%) WebLogic Workshop
11 1 (0.45%) LoadRunner
General
1 85 (38.29%) Finance
2 25 (11.26%) Retail
3 15 (6.76%) Telecoms
4 13 (5.86%) Pharmaceutical
5 11 (4.95%) Banking
6 5 (2.25%) Financial Institution
6 5 (2.25%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.80%) Legal
8 2 (0.90%) Billing
9 1 (0.45%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 82 (36.94%) Developer
2 31 (13.96%) Analyst
3 30 (13.51%) Architect
4 26 (11.71%) Oracle Developer
5 21 (9.46%) Tester
6 16 (7.21%) Project Manager
7 15 (6.76%) Business Analyst
8 13 (5.86%) Java Developer
9 12 (5.41%) Software Developer
10 9 (4.05%) Solutions Architect
10 9 (4.05%) Business Developer
10 9 (4.05%) Consultant
10 9 (4.05%) Business Objects Developer
10 9 (4.05%) Systems Architect
10 9 (4.05%) Data Scientist
11 8 (3.60%) DBA
11 8 (3.60%) Service Manager
12 7 (3.15%) Senior Developer
13 6 (2.70%) Infrastructure Project Manager
13 6 (2.70%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (12.61%) Web Services
1 28 (12.61%) XML
2 27 (12.16%) .NET
3 20 (9.01%) Hibernate
3 20 (9.01%) Spring
4 13 (5.86%) Middleware
5 12 (5.41%) SOAP
6 11 (4.95%) J2EE
6 11 (4.95%) REST
7 10 (4.50%) HTML
8 9 (4.05%) Ajax
9 8 (3.60%) CSS
10 7 (3.15%) JMS
10 7 (3.15%) Oracle ADF
11 6 (2.70%) XSLT
11 6 (2.70%) Struts
12 4 (1.80%) Java EE
12 4 (1.80%) JSON
12 4 (1.80%) jQuery
12 4 (1.80%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.01%) Mathematics
2 16 (7.21%) Replication
2 16 (7.21%) Algorithms
3 14 (6.31%) Statistics
4 13 (5.86%) Computer Science
5 11 (4.95%) Applied Mathematics
5 11 (4.95%) Economics
6 10 (4.50%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (3.60%) Data Integration
8 5 (2.25%) PKI
8 5 (2.25%) Client/Server
8 5 (2.25%) N-Tier
8 5 (2.25%) Visualisation
9 4 (1.80%) Data Structures
9 4 (1.80%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.80%) HP Superdome
10 3 (1.35%) Web 2.0
10 3 (1.35%) Clustering
10 3 (1.35%) Mobile Payment
11 2 (0.90%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 56 (25.23%) UNIX
2 36 (16.22%) Linux
3 19 (8.56%) Solaris
4 17 (7.66%) Windows
5 9 (4.05%) HPUX
6 3 (1.35%) AIX
6 3 (1.35%) Windows XP
6 3 (1.35%) VMS
6 3 (1.35%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.45%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (25.23%) ETL
2 30 (13.51%) Performance Tuning
3 29 (13.06%) Business Intelligence
4 24 (10.81%) Continuous Improvement
5 23 (10.36%) Project Management
5 23 (10.36%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (7.66%) Analytics
7 16 (7.21%) Predictive Modelling
8 15 (6.76%) Data Modelling
9 14 (6.31%) UML
9 14 (6.31%) ERP
9 14 (6.31%) Manual Testing
10 12 (5.41%) ITIL
10 12 (5.41%) OO
11 11 (4.95%) PRINCE2
11 11 (4.95%) Migration
11 11 (4.95%) Asset Management
11 11 (4.95%) Operations Research
12 10 (4.50%) User Acceptance Testing
12 10 (4.50%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 137 (61.71%) SQL
2 62 (27.93%) Java
3 57 (25.68%) PL/SQL
4 13 (5.86%) Python
5 12 (5.41%) JavaScript
6 10 (4.50%) Perl
7 7 (3.15%) C#
7 7 (3.15%) R
8 6 (2.70%) XPath
9 5 (2.25%) C++
10 3 (1.35%) Shell Script
10 3 (1.35%) VB
10 3 (1.35%) VBA
10 3 (1.35%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.90%) VB6
11 2 (0.90%) Erlang
11 2 (0.90%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.45%) VBScript
12 1 (0.45%) C
12 1 (0.45%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 19 (8.56%) Security Cleared
1 19 (8.56%) SC Cleared
2 11 (4.95%) Degree
3 3 (1.35%) Sun Certification
3 3 (1.35%) ISEB
3 3 (1.35%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (0.90%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.90%) MCITP
4 2 (0.90%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.90%) MCDBA
4 2 (0.90%) CTC Cleared
4 2 (0.90%) APMP
4 2 (0.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (0.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.50%) QA
2 7 (3.15%) Data Quality
3 5 (2.25%) SLA
4 1 (0.45%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (4.05%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (2.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.35%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (1.35%) vSphere
4 2 (0.90%) ISA Server
4 2 (0.90%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.45%) Xen
Systems Management
1 17 (7.66%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (1.35%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (0.90%) HP UCMDB
4 1 (0.45%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.45%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.45%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 34 (15.32%) Informatica
2 27 (12.16%) Teradata
3 23 (10.36%) Microsoft
4 20 (9.01%) SAP
5 18 (8.11%) HP
6 16 (7.21%) Business Objects
7 9 (4.05%) F5
8 8 (3.60%) Cognos
8 8 (3.60%) IBM
9 6 (2.70%) JD Edwards
10 5 (2.25%) VMware
10 5 (2.25%) Tableau
10 5 (2.25%) Cisco
11 4 (1.80%) EMC
11 4 (1.80%) BEA
11 4 (1.80%) MicroStrategy
12 3 (1.35%) Retek
12 3 (1.35%) Serena
12 3 (1.35%) BMC
12 3 (1.35%) JDA
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £250 - £265 per day
Posted: 6 days ago