The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Luton region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 23 8 12
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +4
Contract jobs citing Oracle 6 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 3.00% 9.59% 2.67%
As % of the Vendors category 7.89% 20.59% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 2
Average daily rate £425 £325 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -1.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £378
% change year-on-year
- -0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £26.28
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +23.66%
Vendors Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
76 34 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 38.00% 46.58% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 22 8
Average daily rate £425 £335 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.86% -2.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £12.52 - £20.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
Oracle
Bedfordshire

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 18 April 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 18 April 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 5 (50.00%) Scrum
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (40.00%) Waterfall
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle Receivables
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle Assets
3 3 (30.00%) Agresso
3 3 (30.00%) PRINCE
3 3 (30.00%) SAP
3 3 (30.00%) ERP
3 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (30.00%) Finance
3 3 (30.00%) General Ledger
3 3 (30.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Data Integration
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (20.00%) Data Transformation
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) Migration
4 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) Data Migration
5 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) .NET
5 1 (10.00%) J2EE
5 1 (10.00%) MySQL
5 1 (10.00%) C#
5 1 (10.00%) HTML

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle Receivables
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle Assets
1 3 (30.00%) Agresso
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle General Ledger
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (10.00%) MySQL
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Toad
1 1 (10.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle APEX
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
1 3 (30.00%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Delivery Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Support
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Informatica Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Data Migration Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Software Manager
4 1 (10.00%) ScrumMaster
4 1 (10.00%) Test Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) J2EE
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) CSS
1 1 (10.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (10.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Scrum
2 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (40.00%) Waterfall
3 3 (30.00%) PRINCE
3 3 (30.00%) ERP
3 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (30.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Data Transformation
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) Migration
4 2 (20.00%) Data Migration
5 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) Service Management
5 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (10.00%) Release Management
5 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Tivoli
1 1 (10.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Statspack
1 1 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) TIBCO
2 1 (10.00%) IBM
2 1 (10.00%) Compuware
2 1 (10.00%) HP
2 1 (10.00%) Informatica
2 1 (10.00%) Northgate
2 1 (10.00%) Capita
2 1 (10.00%) Orchard
2 1 (10.00%) hybris