The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 20 30 7
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -23
Contract jobs citing Oracle 11 1 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 4.91% 0.56% 10.23%
As % of the Vendors category 11.22% 1.92% 28.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 5
Average daily rate
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£400 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £450 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -9.09%
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Northamptonshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Northampton region.

Vendors Category
Northampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
98 52 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 43.75% 29.21% 36.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 24 39
Average daily rate £400 £358 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.88% +19.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £446 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 5
Average hourly rate £16.00 £14.65 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.21% -22.89%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+2.70% -1.33%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

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

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

Oracle
Daily Rate Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Oracle Daily Rate Histogram in Northampton

Oracle
Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

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

Oracle Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northampton 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 15 (50.00%) Java
2 12 (40.00%) Windows
3 11 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (33.33%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 9 (30.00%) Finance
6 8 (26.67%) UNIX
6 8 (26.67%) Apache
6 8 (26.67%) SQL
6 8 (26.67%) MySQL
6 8 (26.67%) Cisco
7 7 (23.33%) Open Source
7 7 (23.33%) Google Apps
7 7 (23.33%) SAN
7 7 (23.33%) LAN
7 7 (23.33%) WAN
7 7 (23.33%) JavaScript
7 7 (23.33%) Tomcat
7 7 (23.33%) Linux
7 7 (23.33%) Banking
7 7 (23.33%) Google
7 7 (23.33%) Identity Management
7 7 (23.33%) Management Information System
7 7 (23.33%) Risk Management
8 6 (20.00%) Hibernate
8 6 (20.00%) Information Management
8 6 (20.00%) Spring
8 6 (20.00%) JSP
8 6 (20.00%) Struts
8 6 (20.00%) J2EE
8 6 (20.00%) E-Commerce

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northampton 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 8 (26.67%) Apache
2 7 (23.33%) Tomcat
3 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (10.00%) SAS
3 3 (10.00%) OpenStack
4 1 (3.33%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS Visio
1 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle HRMS
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 7 (23.33%) Google Apps
2 1 (3.33%) IaaS
2 1 (3.33%) SaaS
2 1 (3.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (23.33%) SAN
1 7 (23.33%) LAN
1 7 (23.33%) WAN
2 1 (3.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (26.67%) MySQL
2 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (6.67%) Oracle Discoverer
5 1 (3.33%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (3.33%) SAP BW
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Eclipse
1 5 (16.67%) JUnit
2 2 (6.67%) Selenium
2 2 (6.67%) Maven
2 2 (6.67%) Toad
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Forms
General
1 9 (30.00%) Finance
2 7 (23.33%) Banking
3 5 (16.67%) Retail
3 5 (16.67%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.33%) Billing
4 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) Developer
1 8 (26.67%) Risk Manager
1 8 (26.67%) Information Manager
1 8 (26.67%) Information Risk Manager
2 6 (20.00%) Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 5 (16.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 5 (16.67%) J2EE Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Senior Manager
4 4 (13.33%) Server Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Storage Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Architect
5 3 (10.00%) Designer
6 2 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Audit Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Designer
6 2 (6.67%) IT Audit Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Business Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.00%) Hibernate
1 6 (20.00%) Spring
1 6 (20.00%) JSP
1 6 (20.00%) Struts
1 6 (20.00%) J2EE
2 5 (16.67%) Servlets
3 4 (13.33%) EJB
4 3 (10.00%) XML
5 2 (6.67%) REST
5 2 (6.67%) jQuery
5 2 (6.67%) Ajax
5 2 (6.67%) SOAP
5 2 (6.67%) HTML
6 1 (3.33%) OLE
6 1 (3.33%) .NET
6 1 (3.33%) CSS
6 1 (3.33%) Web Services
6 1 (3.33%) .NET Framework
6 1 (3.33%) JSON
6 1 (3.33%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Open Source
1 7 (23.33%) Management Information System
2 5 (16.67%) Mainframe
2 5 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (40.00%) Windows
2 8 (26.67%) UNIX
3 7 (23.33%) Linux
4 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (23.33%) Identity Management
2 7 (23.33%) Risk Management
3 6 (20.00%) Information Management
3 6 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 5 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 4 (13.33%) Data Analysis
6 3 (10.00%) Project Management
6 3 (10.00%) Six Sigma
6 3 (10.00%) Lean Six Sigma
6 3 (10.00%) Risk Analysis
6 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (10.00%) Test Strategy
7 2 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (6.67%) Validation
7 2 (6.67%) Business Continuity
7 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (6.67%) SOA
8 1 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (3.33%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 15 (50.00%) Java
2 8 (26.67%) SQL
3 7 (23.33%) JavaScript
4 3 (10.00%) PL/SQL
5 2 (6.67%) VBA
6 1 (3.33%) C#
6 1 (3.33%) Perl
6 1 (3.33%) PHP
6 1 (3.33%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Sun Certification
1 5 (16.67%) Degree
2 3 (10.00%) CISA
2 3 (10.00%) CISM
2 3 (10.00%) CISSP
2 3 (10.00%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (10.00%) RACF
Systems Management
1 10 (33.33%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) Cisco
2 7 (23.33%) Google
3 5 (16.67%) Sun
3 5 (16.67%) VMware
3 5 (16.67%) hybris
4 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
4 4 (13.33%) HP
5 2 (6.67%) SAP
6 1 (3.33%) Citrix
6 1 (3.33%) JDA
6 1 (3.33%) Avaya
6 1 (3.33%) Business Objects
6 1 (3.33%) Perforce