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 30 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 7 23 18
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -5
Contract jobs citing Oracle 99 46 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 15.02% 7.48% 8.09%
As % of the Vendors category 26.26% 15.13% 19.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 24 45
Average daily rate
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£390 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £290 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £493 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.93 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £30.01 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+27.47% -11.75%
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
377 304 316
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 57.21% 49.43% 41.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 150 153
Average daily rate £450 £361 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.56% +3.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £183 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 14 21
Average hourly rate £12.50 £13.50 £14.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% -8.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.40 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.75 £22.20 £42.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

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 30 January 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 30 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
Hemel Hempstead +14 16 £355 -30.73% 4
Rickmansworth - 12 £390 - 1
Watford +4 11 £271 -13.88% 6
Stevenage +2 7 £258 - 1
St Albans -1 6 £350 -22.22% 4
Hertford - 3 £475 -
Letchworth +1 2 £375 +29.31% 1
Welwyn Garden City +1 1 - -
Cheshunt - - - -
Hitchin - - - -
Hoddesdon - - - -
Royston - - - - 1
Bishop's Stortford - - - -
Borehamwood - - - - 1
Broxbourne - - - - 1
Oracle
East of England

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 124 (56.88%) SQL
2 81 (37.16%) Oracle Database
3 70 (32.11%) Finance
4 64 (29.36%) Java
5 59 (27.06%) UNIX
6 52 (23.85%) PL/SQL
7 42 (19.27%) ETL
8 41 (18.81%) Linux
9 38 (17.43%) XML
9 38 (17.43%) SQL Server
10 35 (16.06%) Agile Software Development
11 30 (13.76%) Security Cleared
12 29 (13.30%) Performance Tuning
12 29 (13.30%) .NET
13 28 (12.84%) SC Cleared
14 27 (12.39%) WebLogic
15 26 (11.93%) HTML
15 26 (11.93%) Windows
15 26 (11.93%) Microsoft
15 26 (11.93%) Informatica
15 26 (11.93%) Retail
16 25 (11.47%) JUnit
17 24 (11.01%) Telecoms
17 24 (11.01%) Data Warehouse
18 23 (10.55%) MS Excel
18 23 (10.55%) Web Services
18 23 (10.55%) Project Management
18 23 (10.55%) Oracle ODI
19 22 (10.09%) Spring
19 22 (10.09%) Hibernate

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 27 (12.39%) WebLogic
2 16 (7.34%) SharePoint
3 13 (5.96%) SAS
4 12 (5.50%) JBoss
5 10 (4.59%) MQSeries
6 9 (4.13%) WebSphere
6 9 (4.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 7 (3.21%) Oracle Workflow
8 3 (1.38%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.38%) Oracle Application Server
8 3 (1.38%) Oracle 10gAS
8 3 (1.38%) Oracle Service Bus
9 2 (0.92%) CMS
9 2 (0.92%) WebLogic Portal
10 1 (0.46%) Apache
10 1 (0.46%) ColdFusion
10 1 (0.46%) LiveLink
10 1 (0.46%) Liferay
10 1 (0.46%) MS Project Server
10 1 (0.46%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 23 (10.55%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.75%) MS Office
3 4 (1.83%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.46%) MS Project
4 1 (0.46%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 11 (5.05%) Oracle Retail
2 10 (4.59%) Oracle Financials
3 9 (4.13%) Oracle Payables
4 6 (2.75%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.92%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (0.92%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.92%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.46%) SAP R/3
6 1 (0.46%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.46%) Oracle iProcurement
6 1 (0.46%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.46%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.92%) Amazon S3
1 2 (0.92%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (0.92%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.46%) Taleo
2 1 (0.46%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.75%) LTE
1 6 (2.75%) MPLS
1 6 (2.75%) Wi-Fi
1 6 (2.75%) SAN
1 6 (2.75%) VPN
2 5 (2.29%) 2G
2 5 (2.29%) 3G
2 5 (2.29%) 4G
2 5 (2.29%) Radio Access Network
3 3 (1.38%) 3GPP
4 2 (0.92%) SMS
5 1 (0.46%) UMTS
5 1 (0.46%) HTTP
5 1 (0.46%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.46%) Internet
5 1 (0.46%) INAP
5 1 (0.46%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (37.16%) Oracle Database
2 38 (17.43%) SQL Server
3 24 (11.01%) Data Warehouse
4 23 (10.55%) Oracle ODI
5 19 (8.72%) Oracle Database 10g
6 16 (7.34%) Oracle Database 11g
7 15 (6.88%) Oracle Reports
8 12 (5.50%) Hadoop
9 11 (5.05%) MySQL
9 11 (5.05%) SAS Enterprise Miner
9 11 (5.05%) Relational Database
10 10 (4.59%) QlikView
11 9 (4.13%) RDBMS
12 8 (3.67%) Data Mart
12 8 (3.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 7 (3.21%) DataStage
14 6 (2.75%) SAP Data Services
14 6 (2.75%) Oracle OLAP
14 6 (2.75%) Snowflake Schema
14 6 (2.75%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 25 (11.47%) JUnit
2 19 (8.72%) JIRA
3 17 (7.80%) Eclipse
4 15 (6.88%) Ant
4 15 (6.88%) Oracle Forms
5 14 (6.42%) Maven
6 11 (5.05%) Subversion
7 10 (4.59%) Selenium
7 10 (4.59%) Git (software)
8 9 (4.13%) QuickTest Pro
8 9 (4.13%) Talend Open Studio
9 6 (2.75%) LoadRunner
10 5 (2.29%) ClearQuest
10 5 (2.29%) SoapUI
10 5 (2.29%) WebDriver
11 4 (1.83%) ERwin
12 3 (1.38%) PVCS
12 3 (1.38%) Toad
12 3 (1.38%) JDeveloper
12 3 (1.38%) TestDirector
General
1 70 (32.11%) Finance
2 26 (11.93%) Retail
3 24 (11.01%) Telecoms
4 11 (5.05%) Pharmaceutical
5 6 (2.75%) Financial Institution
6 5 (2.29%) Banking
7 3 (1.38%) Legal
8 2 (0.92%) Local Government
9 1 (0.46%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.46%) Billing
Job Titles
1 76 (34.86%) Developer
2 27 (12.39%) Architect
3 25 (11.47%) Analyst
4 24 (11.01%) Oracle Developer
5 18 (8.26%) Project Manager
5 18 (8.26%) Tester
6 15 (6.88%) Java Developer
7 13 (5.96%) Consultant
8 11 (5.05%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 11 (5.05%) Software Engineer
8 11 (5.05%) Software Developer
8 11 (5.05%) Infrastructure Manager
9 9 (4.13%) Infrastructure Architect
9 9 (4.13%) Java Software Engineer
9 9 (4.13%) Data Scientist
10 8 (3.67%) Business Analyst
11 7 (3.21%) Solutions Architect
11 7 (3.21%) Systems Architect
12 6 (2.75%) Oracle Consultant
12 6 (2.75%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (17.43%) XML
2 29 (13.30%) .NET
3 26 (11.93%) HTML
4 23 (10.55%) Web Services
5 22 (10.09%) Spring
5 22 (10.09%) Hibernate
6 16 (7.34%) CSS
7 15 (6.88%) HTML5
8 13 (5.96%) J2EE
8 13 (5.96%) jQuery
9 12 (5.50%) Middleware
10 11 (5.05%) CSS3
11 10 (4.59%) JSON
12 9 (4.13%) SOAP
12 9 (4.13%) ASP.NET
12 9 (4.13%) Apache Camel
12 9 (4.13%) AngularJS
12 9 (4.13%) PhoneGap
12 9 (4.13%) REST
13 7 (3.21%) Oracle ADF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (7.80%) Mathematics
2 16 (7.34%) Algorithms
3 15 (6.88%) Replication
3 15 (6.88%) Computer Science
4 14 (6.42%) Statistics
5 11 (5.05%) Economics
5 11 (5.05%) Applied Mathematics
5 11 (5.05%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (3.67%) Visualisation
6 8 (3.67%) Data Integration
7 5 (2.29%) Client/Server
7 5 (2.29%) PKI
8 4 (1.83%) HP Superdome
9 3 (1.38%) Clustering
9 3 (1.38%) Mobile Payment
10 2 (0.92%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.92%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.46%) GIS
11 1 (0.46%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 59 (27.06%) UNIX
2 41 (18.81%) Linux
3 26 (11.93%) Windows
4 20 (9.17%) Solaris
5 7 (3.21%) HPUX
6 6 (2.75%) AIX
7 3 (1.38%) Windows XP
7 3 (1.38%) VMS
7 3 (1.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.46%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (19.27%) ETL
2 35 (16.06%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (13.30%) Performance Tuning
4 23 (10.55%) Project Management
5 20 (9.17%) UML
6 18 (8.26%) Continuous Improvement
6 18 (8.26%) SOA
7 16 (7.34%) Predictive Modelling
7 16 (7.34%) ERP
7 16 (7.34%) Business Intelligence
8 14 (6.42%) Unit Testing
9 13 (5.96%) ITIL
9 13 (5.96%) Migration
10 12 (5.50%) Requirements Analysis
11 11 (5.05%) MVC
11 11 (5.05%) Operations Research
11 11 (5.05%) Software Engineering
11 11 (5.05%) User Acceptance Testing
12 10 (4.59%) Manual Testing
13 9 (4.13%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 124 (56.88%) SQL
2 64 (29.36%) Java
3 52 (23.85%) PL/SQL
4 21 (9.63%) JavaScript
4 21 (9.63%) Python
5 16 (7.34%) C#
6 14 (6.42%) Perl
7 9 (4.13%) Ruby
8 7 (3.21%) C++
8 7 (3.21%) R
9 5 (2.29%) Shell Script
10 4 (1.83%) XPath
11 3 (1.38%) VBA
11 3 (1.38%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.92%) XQuery
12 2 (0.92%) VBScript
12 2 (0.92%) VB
13 1 (0.46%) C
13 1 (0.46%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 30 (13.76%) Security Cleared
2 28 (12.84%) SC Cleared
3 8 (3.67%) Degree
4 3 (1.38%) Sun Certification
5 2 (0.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (0.92%) MCITP
5 2 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.92%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (0.92%) MCDBA
6 1 (0.46%) ISEB
6 1 (0.46%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.50%) QA
2 8 (3.67%) SLA
3 7 (3.21%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (3.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (2.75%) Firmware
3 4 (1.83%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (1.38%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (1.38%) VMware ESX
4 3 (1.38%) SRDF
4 3 (1.38%) PowerHA
4 3 (1.38%) vSphere
5 1 (0.46%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 13 (5.96%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (3.67%) BMC PATROL
3 3 (1.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (0.92%) HP UCMDB
4 2 (0.92%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (0.46%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.46%) Puppet
Vendors
1 26 (11.93%) Microsoft
1 26 (11.93%) Informatica
2 22 (10.09%) SAP
3 18 (8.26%) Teradata
4 17 (7.80%) HP
5 12 (5.50%) Business Objects
6 11 (5.05%) EMC
6 11 (5.05%) F5
7 9 (4.13%) Talend
8 8 (3.67%) Tableau
8 8 (3.67%) VMware
8 8 (3.67%) Cisco
8 8 (3.67%) IBM
8 8 (3.67%) BMC
9 7 (3.21%) Cognos
10 6 (2.75%) JDA
11 5 (2.29%) BEA
12 4 (1.83%) JD Edwards
12 4 (1.83%) MicroStrategy
13 3 (1.38%) NetApp
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
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Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £500 - £550 per annum
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Hertfordshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + competitive
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