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 27 February 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 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 12 22 13
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -9
Contract jobs citing Oracle 17 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 10.30% 2.04% 7.50%
As % of the Vendors category 23.94% 5.17% 15.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 4
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£475 £297 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.20% -12.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £230 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £363 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £32.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+38.46% -1.51%
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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
71 58 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 43.03% 39.46% 47.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 41 24
Average daily rate £475 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £170 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £425 £481
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 2
Average hourly rate £22.50 £14.50 £38.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.17% -62.09%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015, 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 13 (43.33%) SQL
2 10 (33.33%) SAP
2 10 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 9 (30.00%) .NET
3 9 (30.00%) CRM
4 8 (26.67%) E-Commerce
4 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (26.67%) Oracle Database
5 7 (23.33%) Finance
5 7 (23.33%) TIBCO
6 6 (20.00%) ETL
6 6 (20.00%) Java
6 6 (20.00%) Scrum
7 5 (16.67%) PL/SQL
7 5 (16.67%) Solaris
7 5 (16.67%) Linux
7 5 (16.67%) ISO 9001
7 5 (16.67%) ERP
7 5 (16.67%) IBM
7 5 (16.67%) Agresso
7 5 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (16.67%) Neolane
7 5 (16.67%) Test Scripting
7 5 (16.67%) Unica
7 5 (16.67%) Retail
7 5 (16.67%) Marketing
7 5 (16.67%) SugarCRM
7 5 (16.67%) Campaign Management
8 4 (13.33%) Product Management
8 4 (13.33%) PRINCE2

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 5 (16.67%) SugarCRM
2 2 (6.67%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.33%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Agresso
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (26.67%) Oracle Database
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
General
1 7 (23.33%) Finance
2 5 (16.67%) Retail
2 5 (16.67%) Marketing
3 1 (3.33%) Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Analyst
2 8 (26.67%) Architect
3 5 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 5 (16.67%) Test Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Technical Architect
4 4 (13.33%) Business Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (10.00%) .NET Developer
5 3 (10.00%) C# Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Integration Architect
5 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (10.00%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Integration Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Integration Project Manager
6 2 (6.67%) TIBCO Architect
6 2 (6.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Business Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (30.00%) .NET
2 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (6.67%) jQuery
2 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (3.33%) Middleware
3 1 (3.33%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Data Integration
2 1 (3.33%) FMCG
2 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.33%) Data Structures
2 1 (3.33%) Clustering
2 1 (3.33%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Solaris
1 5 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 9 (30.00%) CRM
3 8 (26.67%) E-Commerce
3 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (20.00%) Scrum
4 6 (20.00%) ETL
5 5 (16.67%) ERP
5 5 (16.67%) Test Scripting
5 5 (16.67%) Campaign Management
6 4 (13.33%) Product Management
6 4 (13.33%) SOA
6 4 (13.33%) PRINCE2
7 3 (10.00%) Migration
7 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (10.00%) Waterfall
7 3 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (6.67%) EAI
8 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 13 (43.33%) SQL
2 6 (20.00%) Java
3 5 (16.67%) PL/SQL
4 4 (13.33%) C#
5 1 (3.33%) C++
5 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.33%) C
5 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) ISO 9001
2 2 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) SAP
2 7 (23.33%) TIBCO
3 5 (16.67%) Unica
3 5 (16.67%) Neolane
3 5 (16.67%) IBM
3 5 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (10.00%) Informatica
5 2 (6.67%) Sybase
5 2 (6.67%) webMethods