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 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 6 6 26
Rank change year-on-year
0 +20
Contract jobs citing Oracle 77 113 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 11.98% 15.05% 6.36%
As % of the Vendors category 20.98% 27.16% 14.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 45 16
Average daily rate
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£400 £388 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +9.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £240 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £14.85 £30.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.50% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £32.10
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +24.61%
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
367 416 267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 57.08% 55.39% 42.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 175 113
Average daily rate £400 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £172 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £484 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 23 17
Average hourly rate £14.85 £23.86 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.74% +36.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.08 £10.02 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.05 £37.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 27 April 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 27 April 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
Watford +5 17 £388 +19.23% 3
Hemel Hempstead +1 6 £425 - 3
Rickmansworth 0 6 £375 -11.76% 1
St Albans - 6 - - 4
Welwyn Garden City 0 4 - - 1
Stevenage -7 4 - -
Hertford - 2 £475 -
Letchworth - 2 £363 - 2
Oracle
East of England

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 80 (45.98%) SQL
2 55 (31.61%) Finance
3 45 (25.86%) Oracle Database
4 43 (24.71%) UNIX
5 42 (24.14%) Java
5 42 (24.14%) Linux
6 40 (22.99%) SQL Server
7 38 (21.84%) Agile Software Development
8 31 (17.82%) ETL
9 30 (17.24%) Retail
10 29 (16.67%) XML
11 27 (15.52%) WebLogic
12 26 (14.94%) .NET
12 26 (14.94%) HTML
12 26 (14.94%) Microsoft
13 24 (13.79%) Project Management
13 24 (13.79%) SOA
14 23 (13.22%) PL/SQL
14 23 (13.22%) Windows
15 22 (12.64%) Security Cleared
16 21 (12.07%) Solaris
17 20 (11.49%) MS Excel
17 20 (11.49%) Performance Tuning
18 19 (10.92%) Web Services
18 19 (10.92%) VMware
19 18 (10.34%) SharePoint
19 18 (10.34%) JavaScript
20 17 (9.77%) JUnit
20 17 (9.77%) SAP
20 17 (9.77%) Requirements Analysis

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 (15.52%) WebLogic
2 18 (10.34%) SharePoint
3 12 (6.90%) JBoss
4 9 (5.17%) MQSeries
4 9 (5.17%) WebSphere
4 9 (5.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 4 (2.30%) Tomcat
5 4 (2.30%) SAS
6 3 (1.72%) Apache
6 3 (1.72%) Apache Solr
7 2 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.15%) MS Exchange
7 2 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.57%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.57%) Node.js
8 1 (0.57%) ColdFusion
8 1 (0.57%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (0.57%) CMS
8 1 (0.57%) LiveLink
Applications
1 20 (11.49%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.60%) MS Office
3 6 (3.45%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.57%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 14 (8.05%) Oracle Financials
2 12 (6.90%) Oracle Payables
3 8 (4.60%) Oracle Retail
4 6 (3.45%) Maximo
4 6 (3.45%) Dynamics NAV
5 4 (2.30%) Oracle Applications
6 3 (1.72%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (1.72%) HFM
7 2 (1.15%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 2 (1.15%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (0.57%) Oracle iProcurement
8 1 (0.57%) Oracle Receivables
8 1 (0.57%) Oracle General Ledger
8 1 (0.57%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 13 (7.47%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.45%) SaaS
2 6 (3.45%) PaaS
3 4 (2.30%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.15%) Amazon S3
4 2 (1.15%) Amazon Glacier
5 1 (0.57%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.02%) Radio Access Network
2 6 (3.45%) FTP
2 6 (3.45%) VPN
2 6 (3.45%) MPLS
2 6 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
3 5 (2.87%) 2G
3 5 (2.87%) LTE
3 5 (2.87%) TCP/IP
3 5 (2.87%) 3G
3 5 (2.87%) DNS
3 5 (2.87%) 4G
4 4 (2.30%) LDAP
5 3 (1.72%) 3GPP
5 3 (1.72%) SSH
6 2 (1.15%) DHCP
6 2 (1.15%) SAN
6 2 (1.15%) Firewall
7 1 (0.57%) Internet
7 1 (0.57%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.57%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (25.86%) Oracle Database
2 40 (22.99%) SQL Server
3 16 (9.20%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (9.20%) Relational Database
4 13 (7.47%) QlikView
5 10 (5.75%) RDBMS
6 8 (4.60%) Oracle Database 11g
7 7 (4.02%) MySQL
7 7 (4.02%) Snowflake Schema
7 7 (4.02%) Hadoop
8 6 (3.45%) Star Schema
8 6 (3.45%) Oracle Database 10g
9 5 (2.87%) Big Data
10 4 (2.30%) Oracle ODI
10 4 (2.30%) SAS Enterprise Miner
11 3 (1.72%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (1.72%) MongoDB
11 3 (1.72%) Amazon Redshift
11 3 (1.72%) Amazon RDS
12 2 (1.15%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (9.77%) JUnit
2 13 (7.47%) JIRA
3 12 (6.90%) Selenium
4 10 (5.75%) Maven
4 10 (5.75%) Git (software)
5 9 (5.17%) Talend Open Studio
5 9 (5.17%) Ant
6 7 (4.02%) Oracle Forms
6 7 (4.02%) LoadRunner
7 6 (3.45%) Eclipse
7 6 (3.45%) Subversion
7 6 (3.45%) Cucumber
8 5 (2.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 5 (2.87%) ProC
9 2 (1.15%) FitNesse
9 2 (1.15%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.57%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.57%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.57%) NUnit
General
1 55 (31.61%) Finance
2 30 (17.24%) Retail
3 16 (9.20%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.87%) Billing
4 5 (2.87%) Legal
5 3 (1.72%) Banking
6 2 (1.15%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.15%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.57%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 53 (30.46%) Developer
2 41 (23.56%) Architect
3 21 (12.07%) Analyst
4 19 (10.92%) Project Manager
5 17 (9.77%) Solutions Architect
6 14 (8.05%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 14 (8.05%) Infrastructure Manager
7 11 (6.32%) Java Developer
7 11 (6.32%) Software Engineer
8 10 (5.75%) Consultant
9 9 (5.17%) Java Software Engineer
10 8 (4.60%) Oracle Developer
11 7 (4.02%) Technical Architect
11 7 (4.02%) Business Analyst
11 7 (4.02%) Infrastructure Architect
12 6 (3.45%) Systems Architect
12 6 (3.45%) Team Leader
12 6 (3.45%) Software Developer
12 6 (3.45%) Data Architect
13 5 (2.87%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (16.67%) XML
2 26 (14.94%) HTML
2 26 (14.94%) .NET
3 19 (10.92%) Web Services
4 16 (9.20%) HTML5
5 15 (8.62%) Hibernate
5 15 (8.62%) Spring
6 13 (7.47%) CSS
6 13 (7.47%) jQuery
7 12 (6.90%) SOAP
8 11 (6.32%) Middleware
8 11 (6.32%) Java EE
8 11 (6.32%) REST
8 11 (6.32%) CSS3
9 10 (5.75%) JSON
9 10 (5.75%) J2EE
10 9 (5.17%) ASP.NET
10 9 (5.17%) PhoneGap
10 9 (5.17%) AngularJS
10 9 (5.17%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.32%) Data Integration
1 11 (6.32%) Visualisation
2 10 (5.75%) Computer Science
3 9 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (4.02%) Clustering
5 6 (3.45%) GIS
5 6 (3.45%) Data Protection Act
5 6 (3.45%) Mathematics
6 5 (2.87%) User Experience
6 5 (2.87%) Open Source
7 4 (2.30%) Algorithms
7 4 (2.30%) Applied Mathematics
7 4 (2.30%) Replication
7 4 (2.30%) Statistics
7 4 (2.30%) Economics
8 3 (1.72%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.72%) Mobile Payment
9 2 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.15%) PKI
9 2 (1.15%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 43 (24.71%) UNIX
2 42 (24.14%) Linux
3 23 (13.22%) Windows
4 21 (12.07%) Solaris
5 6 (3.45%) AIX
6 3 (1.72%) HPUX
6 3 (1.72%) VMS
6 3 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.15%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.15%) Windows XP
7 2 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.15%) Android
7 2 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.15%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (0.57%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (21.84%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (17.82%) ETL
3 24 (13.79%) SOA
3 24 (13.79%) Project Management
4 20 (11.49%) Performance Tuning
5 17 (9.77%) Requirements Analysis
6 15 (8.62%) User Acceptance Testing
6 15 (8.62%) Service Delivery
6 15 (8.62%) ERP
7 12 (6.90%) Migration
7 12 (6.90%) Software Engineering
7 12 (6.90%) Analytics
8 11 (6.32%) MVC
8 11 (6.32%) UML
9 10 (5.75%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (5.17%) Mobile Development
10 9 (5.17%) OOP
10 9 (5.17%) Asset Management
10 9 (5.17%) Unit Testing
11 8 (4.60%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 80 (45.98%) SQL
2 42 (24.14%) Java
3 23 (13.22%) PL/SQL
4 18 (10.34%) JavaScript
5 16 (9.20%) Python
6 15 (8.62%) C#
7 13 (7.47%) Perl
8 12 (6.90%) Shell Script
9 9 (5.17%) Ruby
10 7 (4.02%) C++
11 5 (2.87%) C
12 3 (1.72%) Bourne shell
12 3 (1.72%) C-shell
12 3 (1.72%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.72%) R
12 3 (1.72%) VBA
13 2 (1.15%) XQuery
13 2 (1.15%) XPath
13 2 (1.15%) Erlang
14 1 (0.57%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (12.64%) Security Cleared
2 16 (9.20%) SC Cleared
3 9 (5.17%) Degree
4 2 (1.15%) CCNA
4 2 (1.15%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (1.15%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.57%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.60%) QA
2 6 (3.45%) SLA
3 1 (0.57%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (6.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (4.02%) Firmware
3 6 (3.45%) VMware ESX
3 6 (3.45%) vSphere
4 4 (2.30%) PowerHA
4 4 (2.30%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (1.72%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.72%) SRDF
6 2 (1.15%) XenApp
7 1 (0.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (6.90%) BMC PATROL
2 2 (1.15%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (1.15%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (1.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 26 (14.94%) Microsoft
2 19 (10.92%) VMware
3 17 (9.77%) SAP
4 16 (9.20%) EMC
5 13 (7.47%) Cisco
5 13 (7.47%) HP
6 12 (6.90%) BMC
7 11 (6.32%) JDA
7 11 (6.32%) Tableau
8 10 (5.75%) F5
8 10 (5.75%) IBM
9 9 (5.17%) Talend
10 8 (4.60%) Citrix
11 6 (3.45%) ESRI
12 5 (2.87%) NetCracker
12 5 (2.87%) Atlassian
12 5 (2.87%) Hyperion
12 5 (2.87%) Informatica
13 4 (2.30%) Teradata
13 4 (2.30%) Red Hat
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