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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 6 11 10
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Contract jobs citing Oracle 119 53 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 15.20% 10.00% 13.16%
As % of the Vendors category 30.83% 18.09% 25.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 30 62
Average daily rate
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£355 £419 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.22% +4.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £230 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £655 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Average hourly rate - £50.00 £11.43
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +337.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -3.70%
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
386 293 502
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 49.30% 55.28% 51.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 153 195
Average daily rate £350 £370 £376
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% -1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £180 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 22 36
Average hourly rate £20.00 £32.50 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.46% +12.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.39 £11.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.90 £50.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.05%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 - 31 £353 -
Watford -1 11 £325 -1.88% 6
Hemel Hempstead -6 7 - - 3
Hitchin 0 6 £393 -36.17% 4
Welwyn Garden City -2 5 £225 -34.78% 1
Stevenage +1 4 £274 -31.56% 3
Letchworth - 1 £325 - 5
Potters Bar - 1 £525 -
St Albans - - - - 2
Hertford - - - - 1
Bishop's Stortford - - - -
Borehamwood - - - -
Oracle
East of England

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 129 (61.14%) SQL
2 85 (40.28%) Finance
3 69 (32.70%) Oracle Database
4 68 (32.23%) Java
5 52 (24.64%) UNIX
5 52 (24.64%) Data Warehouse
6 47 (22.27%) PL/SQL
7 42 (19.91%) ETL
8 32 (15.17%) Analytics
9 31 (14.69%) .NET
10 30 (14.22%) SQL Server
10 30 (14.22%) Retail
11 27 (12.80%) WebLogic
12 26 (12.32%) XML
12 26 (12.32%) Business Intelligence
13 25 (11.85%) Continuous Improvement
13 25 (11.85%) Oracle ODI
14 23 (10.90%) IBM
14 23 (10.90%) Solaris
14 23 (10.90%) Linux
15 22 (10.43%) SharePoint
15 22 (10.43%) Web Services
15 22 (10.43%) Relational Database
15 22 (10.43%) Spring
16 20 (9.48%) Hibernate
16 20 (9.48%) Business Objects
16 20 (9.48%) ITIL
17 19 (9.00%) RDBMS
17 19 (9.00%) Eclipse
17 19 (9.00%) Oracle Database 11g

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 27 (12.80%) WebLogic
2 22 (10.43%) SharePoint
3 15 (7.11%) Oracle Service Bus
3 15 (7.11%) WebSphere
4 12 (5.69%) MQSeries
4 12 (5.69%) SAS
5 9 (4.27%) Tomcat
6 7 (3.32%) Adobe CQ
7 6 (2.84%) Apache
8 5 (2.37%) Oracle Workflow
9 4 (1.90%) IBM HTTP Server
9 4 (1.90%) WebSphere Application Server
9 4 (1.90%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 3 (1.42%) IIS
10 3 (1.42%) CMS
11 2 (0.95%) Lotus Domino
11 2 (0.95%) WebLogic Portal
12 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2007
12 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.47%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 9 (4.27%) SPSS
2 6 (2.84%) MS Excel
3 5 (2.37%) MS Office
4 1 (0.47%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.90%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (0.95%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.95%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (0.95%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.47%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.47%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.47%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.37%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.47%) Taleo
2 1 (0.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.69%) HTTP
2 8 (3.79%) Internet
3 6 (2.84%) SAN
4 1 (0.47%) Wireshark
4 1 (0.47%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (0.47%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (0.47%) LTE
4 1 (0.47%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.47%) UMTS
4 1 (0.47%) INAP
4 1 (0.47%) MPLS
4 1 (0.47%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (32.70%) Oracle Database
2 52 (24.64%) Data Warehouse
3 30 (14.22%) SQL Server
4 25 (11.85%) Oracle ODI
5 22 (10.43%) Relational Database
6 19 (9.00%) RDBMS
6 19 (9.00%) Oracle Database 11g
7 18 (8.53%) Oracle Reports
8 16 (7.58%) Oracle Database 10g
9 14 (6.64%) MySQL
10 12 (5.69%) Data Mart
11 9 (4.27%) DataStage
11 9 (4.27%) DB2
12 8 (3.79%) BusinessObjects XI
13 6 (2.84%) NoSQL
14 5 (2.37%) Oracle OLAP
14 5 (2.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 5 (2.37%) SAP Data Services
14 5 (2.37%) PowerCenter
14 5 (2.37%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 19 (9.00%) Eclipse
2 15 (7.11%) JUnit
3 13 (6.16%) Ant
3 13 (6.16%) Oracle Forms
4 10 (4.74%) Subversion
4 10 (4.74%) Maven
5 9 (4.27%) QuickTest Pro
6 8 (3.79%) JIRA
7 5 (2.37%) Log4j
7 5 (2.37%) ClearQuest
8 4 (1.90%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.95%) JMeter
9 2 (0.95%) WebLogic Workshop
9 2 (0.95%) WebDriver
9 2 (0.95%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.47%) Jtest
10 1 (0.47%) LoadRunner
10 1 (0.47%) ERwin
10 1 (0.47%) JDeveloper
General
1 85 (40.28%) Finance
2 30 (14.22%) Retail
3 14 (6.64%) Pharmaceutical
4 10 (4.74%) Manufacturing
4 10 (4.74%) Telecoms
5 8 (3.79%) Banking
6 4 (1.90%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.42%) Legal
8 1 (0.47%) Marketing
8 1 (0.47%) Local Government
8 1 (0.47%) Billing
8 1 (0.47%) Games
Job Titles
1 75 (35.55%) Developer
2 44 (20.85%) Architect
3 28 (13.27%) Analyst
4 21 (9.95%) Oracle Developer
5 16 (7.58%) Project Manager
6 14 (6.64%) Java Developer
6 14 (6.64%) Business Analyst
6 14 (6.64%) Tester
6 14 (6.64%) Solutions Architect
7 13 (6.16%) Business Developer
7 13 (6.16%) Business Objects Developer
7 13 (6.16%) Systems Architect
8 11 (5.21%) Consultant
9 9 (4.27%) Senior Developer
10 8 (3.79%) Technical Architect
10 8 (3.79%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 7 (3.32%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 7 (3.32%) Service Manager
11 7 (3.32%) Services Delivery Manager
11 7 (3.32%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (14.69%) .NET
2 26 (12.32%) XML
3 22 (10.43%) Web Services
3 22 (10.43%) Spring
4 20 (9.48%) Hibernate
5 16 (7.58%) J2EE
6 14 (6.64%) Middleware
7 13 (6.16%) HTML
8 12 (5.69%) SOAP
9 11 (5.21%) REST
10 10 (4.74%) Ajax
11 9 (4.27%) JMS
12 8 (3.79%) CSS
13 7 (3.32%) XSLT
13 7 (3.32%) Struts
14 6 (2.84%) Servlets
14 6 (2.84%) JSON
14 6 (2.84%) jQuery
15 5 (2.37%) XMLBeans
16 4 (1.90%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (4.74%) Visualisation
1 10 (4.74%) Mathematics
2 8 (3.79%) Replication
2 8 (3.79%) PKI
3 7 (3.32%) Informatics
4 6 (2.84%) Management Information System
4 6 (2.84%) EPoS
5 5 (2.37%) Web 2.0
5 5 (2.37%) Data Integration
5 5 (2.37%) N-Tier
6 3 (1.42%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.42%) Data Extraction
7 2 (0.95%) Mainframe
7 2 (0.95%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.95%) Open Source
7 2 (0.95%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.95%) Statistics
7 2 (0.95%) Economics
7 2 (0.95%) Applied Mathematics
8 1 (0.47%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 52 (24.64%) UNIX
2 23 (10.90%) Solaris
2 23 (10.90%) Linux
3 13 (6.16%) Windows
4 9 (4.27%) HPUX
5 4 (1.90%) AIX
6 3 (1.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.42%) SUSE
7 1 (0.47%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.47%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.47%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (19.91%) ETL
2 32 (15.17%) Analytics
3 26 (12.32%) Business Intelligence
4 25 (11.85%) Continuous Improvement
5 20 (9.48%) ITIL
6 18 (8.53%) Project Management
7 17 (8.06%) E-Commerce
8 16 (7.58%) Asset Management
8 16 (7.58%) Performance Tuning
9 14 (6.64%) Data Analysis
10 13 (6.16%) Data Security
10 13 (6.16%) Data Modelling
10 13 (6.16%) OO
11 11 (5.21%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (5.21%) SOA
11 11 (5.21%) UML
12 10 (4.74%) Service Delivery
12 10 (4.74%) Migration
12 10 (4.74%) PRINCE2
12 10 (4.74%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 129 (61.14%) SQL
2 68 (32.23%) Java
3 47 (22.27%) PL/SQL
4 11 (5.21%) JavaScript
5 7 (3.32%) XPath
6 6 (2.84%) Python
7 5 (2.37%) Perl
8 4 (1.90%) C#
9 3 (1.42%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 3 (1.42%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.42%) VB
10 2 (0.95%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.95%) VB6
11 1 (0.47%) Erlang
11 1 (0.47%) R
11 1 (0.47%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 13 (6.16%) Security Cleared
2 12 (5.69%) SC Cleared
3 11 (5.21%) Degree
4 5 (2.37%) Sun Certification
4 5 (2.37%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.95%) ISEB
5 2 (0.95%) CTC Cleared
5 2 (0.95%) APMP
5 2 (0.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.95%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.47%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.47%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.79%) QA
2 7 (3.32%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.42%) SLA
4 1 (0.47%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (2.84%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (1.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.42%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.42%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 2 (0.95%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.95%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.47%) Xen
5 1 (0.47%) XenServer
5 1 (0.47%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 11 (5.21%) Tivoli
2 9 (4.27%) HP Quality Center
3 8 (3.79%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (0.95%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (0.47%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.47%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.47%) Puppet
Vendors
1 23 (10.90%) IBM
2 20 (9.48%) Business Objects
3 18 (8.53%) Informatica
4 16 (7.58%) Teradata
5 13 (6.16%) SAP
6 11 (5.21%) Microsoft
7 10 (4.74%) Red Hat
7 10 (4.74%) HP
8 8 (3.79%) Sun
9 7 (3.32%) Tableau
10 6 (2.84%) VMware
10 6 (2.84%) F5
11 5 (2.37%) Interwoven
11 5 (2.37%) Cisco
11 5 (2.37%) Citrix
12 4 (1.90%) Dell
12 4 (1.90%) JD Edwards
12 4 (1.90%) BEA
13 3 (1.42%) EMC
13 3 (1.42%) Cognos
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