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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 10 6 20
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +14
Contract jobs citing Oracle 81 72 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 10.15% 11.75% 7.82%
As % of the Vendors category 18.84% 23.38% 14.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 41 27
Average daily rate
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£444 £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.53% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £263 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £397 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.86% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.94 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -
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
430 308 334
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 53.88% 50.24% 52.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 142 159
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £170 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 34 19
Average hourly rate £14.50 £23.00 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.95% -9.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.00 £34.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.49 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -10.25%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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
Welwyn Garden City -2 15 £310 +3.33% 2
Hemel Hempstead - 13 £450 - 2
Watford -2 10 £331 - 8
Stevenage -4 6 - -
St Albans - 5 - - 3
Hertford - 2 - - 1
Oracle
East of England

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 70 (39.33%) SQL
2 47 (26.40%) UNIX
3 46 (25.84%) Oracle Database
4 41 (23.03%) Linux
5 39 (21.91%) Java
5 39 (21.91%) Agile Software Development
6 34 (19.10%) ETL
7 33 (18.54%) XML
8 32 (17.98%) SQL Server
9 31 (17.42%) Windows
9 31 (17.42%) Finance
10 30 (16.85%) Web Services
11 29 (16.29%) Retail
12 27 (15.17%) .NET
12 27 (15.17%) SOA
13 26 (14.61%) HTML
13 26 (14.61%) Security Cleared
14 25 (14.04%) Relational Database
15 24 (13.48%) Performance Tuning
16 23 (12.92%) Microsoft
17 21 (11.80%) IBM
17 21 (11.80%) WebLogic
18 20 (11.24%) SOAP
19 19 (10.67%) VMware
20 18 (10.11%) Telecoms
20 18 (10.11%) SAP
20 18 (10.11%) PL/SQL
20 18 (10.11%) Data Warehouse
20 18 (10.11%) RDBMS
21 17 (9.55%) SC Cleared

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 21 (11.80%) WebLogic
2 15 (8.43%) JBoss
3 11 (6.18%) SharePoint
4 10 (5.62%) MQSeries
4 10 (5.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 9 (5.06%) WebSphere
6 5 (2.81%) Apache
7 4 (2.25%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.69%) Apache Solr
9 2 (1.12%) Oracle Service Bus
9 2 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (1.12%) IIS
9 2 (1.12%) MS Exchange
9 2 (1.12%) NetWeaver
9 2 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.56%) CMS
10 1 (0.56%) LiveLink
10 1 (0.56%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.56%) Oracle Application Server
10 1 (0.56%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 16 (8.99%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.06%) MS Office
3 7 (3.93%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (5.62%) Oracle Financials
1 10 (5.62%) Maximo
2 8 (4.49%) Oracle Applications
3 7 (3.93%) Oracle Retail
3 7 (3.93%) Oracle Payables
4 6 (3.37%) Oracle EBS R12
5 5 (2.81%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (1.69%) HFM
6 3 (1.69%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (1.12%) SAP BPC
7 2 (1.12%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.56%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 15 (8.43%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (5.62%) SaaS
2 10 (5.62%) PaaS
3 3 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (7.87%) LDAP
2 13 (7.30%) SSH
3 12 (6.74%) Internet
3 12 (6.74%) Telnet
3 12 (6.74%) Firewall
4 10 (5.62%) FTP
5 9 (5.06%) PuTTY
6 8 (4.49%) Radio Access Network
7 6 (3.37%) 2G
7 6 (3.37%) 4G
7 6 (3.37%) 3G
8 5 (2.81%) TCP/IP
8 5 (2.81%) DNS
9 4 (2.25%) LTE
10 3 (1.69%) SAN
10 3 (1.69%) Intranet
10 3 (1.69%) VPN
10 3 (1.69%) MPLS
10 3 (1.69%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (1.12%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (25.84%) Oracle Database
2 32 (17.98%) SQL Server
3 25 (14.04%) Relational Database
4 18 (10.11%) Data Warehouse
4 18 (10.11%) RDBMS
5 14 (7.87%) Oracle Database 11g
6 13 (7.30%) MySQL
7 11 (6.18%) Oracle Reports
8 8 (4.49%) Oracle Database 10g
8 8 (4.49%) QlikView
9 7 (3.93%) PowerCenter
10 6 (3.37%) Data Mart
11 5 (2.81%) Big Data
12 4 (2.25%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (2.25%) DB2
12 4 (2.25%) Snowflake Schema
12 4 (2.25%) Star Schema
13 3 (1.69%) Oracle BI EE
13 3 (1.69%) Hadoop
13 3 (1.69%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 16 (8.99%) JUnit
2 10 (5.62%) Toad
2 10 (5.62%) Selenium
3 9 (5.06%) JIRA
3 9 (5.06%) Oracle Forms
4 8 (4.49%) Ant
4 8 (4.49%) Maven
4 8 (4.49%) Talend Open Studio
4 8 (4.49%) Git (software)
5 6 (3.37%) ERwin
5 6 (3.37%) Eclipse
6 5 (2.81%) ProC
6 5 (2.81%) Cucumber
6 5 (2.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (2.25%) LoadRunner
8 3 (1.69%) Subversion
9 2 (1.12%) FitNesse
9 2 (1.12%) SoapUI
9 2 (1.12%) WebDriver
General
1 31 (17.42%) Finance
2 29 (16.29%) Retail
3 18 (10.11%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.81%) Billing
5 4 (2.25%) Local Government
6 3 (1.69%) Legal
7 1 (0.56%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.56%) Publishing
7 1 (0.56%) Marketing
7 1 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 58 (32.58%) Developer
2 38 (21.35%) Architect
3 23 (12.92%) Analyst
4 22 (12.36%) Solutions Architect
5 17 (9.55%) Consultant
6 15 (8.43%) Oracle Developer
7 11 (6.18%) Business Analyst
8 10 (5.62%) SQL Developer
9 9 (5.06%) Project Manager
10 8 (4.49%) Software Engineer
10 8 (4.49%) Java Developer
10 8 (4.49%) Java Software Engineer
10 8 (4.49%) Informatica Developer
11 7 (3.93%) Infrastructure Architect
11 7 (3.93%) Oracle Consultant
12 6 (3.37%) Infrastructure Manager
12 6 (3.37%) Support Analyst
12 6 (3.37%) Data Architect
12 6 (3.37%) Infrastructure Project Manager
13 5 (2.81%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (18.54%) XML
2 30 (16.85%) Web Services
3 27 (15.17%) .NET
4 26 (14.61%) HTML
5 20 (11.24%) SOAP
6 16 (8.99%) REST
7 14 (7.87%) ASP.NET
7 14 (7.87%) HTML5
8 13 (7.30%) Hibernate
8 13 (7.30%) Spring
9 12 (6.74%) jQuery
9 12 (6.74%) CSS
10 10 (5.62%) JSON
11 9 (5.06%) CSS3
11 9 (5.06%) J2EE
12 8 (4.49%) PhoneGap
12 8 (4.49%) Java EE
12 8 (4.49%) Apache Camel
12 8 (4.49%) AngularJS
13 7 (3.93%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.43%) Data Integration
2 10 (5.62%) GIS
3 7 (3.93%) Management Information System
3 7 (3.93%) Visualisation
3 7 (3.93%) Data Extraction
4 6 (3.37%) User Experience
4 6 (3.37%) Data Protection Act
4 6 (3.37%) Clustering
5 5 (2.81%) Data Centre
6 4 (2.25%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.25%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.69%) Replication
7 3 (1.69%) EMC VMAX
8 2 (1.12%) Freedom of Information
8 2 (1.12%) PKI
8 2 (1.12%) RIA
9 1 (0.56%) DataPower
9 1 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.56%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.56%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 47 (26.40%) UNIX
2 41 (23.03%) Linux
3 31 (17.42%) Windows
4 11 (6.18%) Solaris
5 5 (2.81%) AIX
6 3 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.12%) Android
7 2 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.12%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (1.12%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.12%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.56%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (21.91%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (19.10%) ETL
3 27 (15.17%) SOA
4 24 (13.48%) Performance Tuning
5 16 (8.99%) ERP
5 16 (8.99%) Unit Testing
6 15 (8.43%) User Acceptance Testing
7 14 (7.87%) Requirements Analysis
8 12 (6.74%) Service Delivery
9 11 (6.18%) MVC
9 11 (6.18%) Migration
9 11 (6.18%) Project Management
9 11 (6.18%) TOGAF
10 10 (5.62%) Software Engineering
10 10 (5.62%) Identity Management
10 10 (5.62%) Analytics
11 9 (5.06%) Validation
11 9 (5.06%) ITIL
12 8 (4.49%) UML
12 8 (4.49%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 70 (39.33%) SQL
2 39 (21.91%) Java
3 18 (10.11%) PL/SQL
4 16 (8.99%) JavaScript
4 16 (8.99%) C#
5 13 (7.30%) Perl
6 12 (6.74%) Shell Script
7 11 (6.18%) Python
8 8 (4.49%) Ruby
9 6 (3.37%) C++
10 5 (2.81%) C
11 3 (1.69%) VBScript
11 3 (1.69%) Bourne shell
11 3 (1.69%) C-shell
12 2 (1.12%) XQuery
12 2 (1.12%) XPath
12 2 (1.12%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 26 (14.61%) Security Cleared
2 17 (9.55%) SC Cleared
3 8 (4.49%) Degree
4 3 (1.69%) OCA
4 3 (1.69%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (1.12%) CCNA
5 2 (1.12%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.93%) Data Quality
2 6 (3.37%) QA
3 3 (1.69%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (5.06%) Active Directory
2 8 (4.49%) VMware ESXi
3 7 (3.93%) Firmware
3 7 (3.93%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (3.37%) VMware ESX
4 6 (3.37%) Tivoli Directory Server
5 4 (2.25%) PowerHA
5 4 (2.25%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (1.69%) Hyper-V
6 3 (1.69%) SRDF
6 3 (1.69%) vSphere
7 2 (1.12%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (5.62%) Tivoli
2 9 (5.06%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 8 (4.49%) CA Single Sign-On
4 6 (3.37%) BMC PATROL
4 6 (3.37%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 5 (2.81%) Novell Identity Manager
6 3 (1.69%) Oracle ZFS
7 2 (1.12%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (1.12%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 2 (1.12%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.56%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 23 (12.92%) Microsoft
2 21 (11.80%) IBM
3 19 (10.67%) VMware
4 18 (10.11%) SAP
5 12 (6.74%) Citrix
6 11 (6.18%) JDA
7 10 (5.62%) ESRI
7 10 (5.62%) EMC
7 10 (5.62%) Sun
7 10 (5.62%) Cyber-Ark
8 9 (5.06%) HP
9 8 (4.49%) Informatica
9 8 (4.49%) Talend
10 7 (3.93%) Cisco
10 7 (3.93%) Tableau
11 6 (3.37%) Novell
11 6 (3.37%) BMC
11 6 (3.37%) CA
12 5 (2.81%) Hyperion
12 5 (2.81%) Atlassian
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