The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 17 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 19 14 14
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Contract jobs citing Oracle 19 2 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 9.05% 2.22% 8.80%
As % of the Vendors category 24.05% 7.14% 18.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 1 10
Average daily rate
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£425 £525 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.04% +31.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £525 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £419
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £22.50 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.00 £33.25
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -9.77%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Luton region.

Vendors Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
79 28 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 37.62% 31.11% 48.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 17 38
Average daily rate £338 £275 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.72% -31.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 8
Average hourly rate £42.00 £22.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.66% +15.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +2.70%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle across the Luton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Oracle across the Luton region.

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in Luton

Oracle
Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the Luton region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Oracle Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

Oracle
Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Oracle across the Luton region.

Oracle Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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 19 (47.50%) SAP
2 18 (45.00%) Finance
3 13 (32.50%) Agresso
3 13 (32.50%) ERP
3 13 (32.50%) PRINCE2
3 13 (32.50%) Scrum
3 13 (32.50%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (32.50%) Oracle General Ledger
3 13 (32.50%) Waterfall
3 13 (32.50%) Oracle Payables
4 12 (30.00%) Oracle Receivables
4 12 (30.00%) Oracle Assets
4 12 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 11 (27.50%) Mobile App
5 11 (27.50%) SQL
6 10 (25.00%) Retail
7 8 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (20.00%) E-Commerce
7 8 (20.00%) EPoS
8 7 (17.50%) MS Office
8 7 (17.50%) General Ledger
8 7 (17.50%) Business Analysis
8 7 (17.50%) Data Integration
9 6 (15.00%) Oracle Database
9 6 (15.00%) .NET
10 5 (12.50%) SQL Server
10 5 (12.50%) Migration
11 4 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (10.00%) Project Management
11 4 (10.00%) PL/SQL

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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 4 (10.00%) SugarCRM
2 2 (5.00%) IIS
3 1 (2.50%) Apache
3 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (17.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (32.50%) Agresso
1 13 (32.50%) Oracle General Ledger
1 13 (32.50%) Oracle Payables
2 12 (30.00%) Oracle Receivables
2 12 (30.00%) Oracle Assets
3 2 (5.00%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) SAN
1 2 (5.00%) DHCP
1 2 (5.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (5.00%) DNS
2 1 (2.50%) NAS
2 1 (2.50%) iSCSI
2 1 (2.50%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (2.50%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.50%) MySQL
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle Reports
General
1 18 (45.00%) Finance
2 10 (25.00%) Retail
3 7 (17.50%) General Ledger
4 4 (10.00%) Marketing
5 1 (2.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 24 (60.00%) Analyst
2 17 (42.50%) Business Analyst
3 9 (22.50%) Project Manager
4 4 (10.00%) Test Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Applications Support
6 2 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (5.00%) ERP Project Manager
6 2 (5.00%) C# Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (2.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Integration Manager
7 1 (2.50%) Systems Integration Manager
7 1 (2.50%) Systems Manager
7 1 (2.50%) Oracle Developer
7 1 (2.50%) IT Project Manager
7 1 (2.50%) Senior Oracle Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Data Migration Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.00%) .NET
2 1 (2.50%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 11 (27.50%) Mobile App
2 8 (20.00%) EPoS
3 7 (17.50%) Data Integration
4 2 (5.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.00%) Statistics
4 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.50%) Clustering
5 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.50%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.00%) Windows
2 2 (5.00%) Linux
2 2 (5.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.50%) Android
3 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (32.50%) ERP
1 13 (32.50%) PRINCE2
1 13 (32.50%) Scrum
1 13 (32.50%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (32.50%) Waterfall
2 12 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 7 (17.50%) Business Analysis
5 5 (12.50%) Migration
6 4 (10.00%) Project Management
6 4 (10.00%) ETL
6 4 (10.00%) CRM
6 4 (10.00%) Test Scripting
6 4 (10.00%) Campaign Management
7 3 (7.50%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (7.50%) Data Migration
7 3 (7.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (7.50%) PRINCE
8 2 (5.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (27.50%) SQL
2 4 (10.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (5.00%) C#
4 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) Degree
2 2 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.50%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.50%) MCITP
3 1 (2.50%) VCP5
3 1 (2.50%) MCSE
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.50%) VMware ESX
2 1 (2.50%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (2.50%) vSphere
2 1 (2.50%) VMFS
2 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.50%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Veritas Storage Foundation
1 1 (2.50%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 19 (47.50%) SAP
2 4 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (10.00%) IBM
2 4 (10.00%) Neolane
2 4 (10.00%) Unica
3 2 (5.00%) HP
3 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.00%) Cisco
3 2 (5.00%) Sybase
3 2 (5.00%) Northgate
3 2 (5.00%) VMware
4 1 (2.50%) Capita
4 1 (2.50%) Orchard
4 1 (2.50%) NetApp
4 1 (2.50%) Veritas
4 1 (2.50%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.50%) Dell
4 1 (2.50%) Juniper
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