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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle
Rank 21 15 21
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +6
Contract jobs citing Oracle 10 19 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 4.59% 8.33% 2.99%
As % of the Vendors category 15.38% 31.67% 8.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 16 1
Average daily rate
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£475 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% +14.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +2.85%
Oracle
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
65 60 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 29.82% 26.32% 36.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 34 16
Average daily rate £407 £388 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.03% +11.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £265 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £361 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Average hourly rate £16.88 £14.50 £8.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.37% +81.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -12.82%

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 30 June 2015.

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 30 June 2015, 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 17 (73.91%) SQL
2 8 (34.78%) Java
2 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (30.43%) Finance
3 7 (30.43%) UNIX
3 7 (30.43%) Linux
3 7 (30.43%) Oracle Database
4 6 (26.09%) PL/SQL
4 6 (26.09%) Data Mapping
5 5 (21.74%) Banking
6 4 (17.39%) MS Visio
6 4 (17.39%) Toad
6 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
6 4 (17.39%) MySQL
6 4 (17.39%) Tomcat
6 4 (17.39%) Windows
6 4 (17.39%) Web Services
6 4 (17.39%) Retail
6 4 (17.39%) Java EE
6 4 (17.39%) JIRA
6 4 (17.39%) GoldenSource
6 4 (17.39%) Data Analysis
6 4 (17.39%) Data Management
6 4 (17.39%) Subversion
7 3 (13.04%) Spring
7 3 (13.04%) Maven
7 3 (13.04%) Spring MVC
7 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (13.04%) MVC
7 3 (13.04%) Scrum

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 4 (17.39%) Tomcat
2 3 (13.04%) JBoss
2 3 (13.04%) Apache
3 2 (8.70%) Apache Solr
4 1 (4.35%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (4.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) LAN
1 1 (4.35%) WAN
1 1 (4.35%) DNS
1 1 (4.35%) SSL
1 1 (4.35%) Internet
1 1 (4.35%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) Oracle Database
2 4 (17.39%) MySQL
3 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
3 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
5 1 (4.35%) DB2 UDB
5 1 (4.35%) DB2
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Toad
1 4 (17.39%) Subversion
1 4 (17.39%) JIRA
2 3 (13.04%) Maven
2 3 (13.04%) JUnit
3 1 (4.35%) Ant
General
1 7 (30.43%) Finance
2 5 (21.74%) Banking
3 4 (17.39%) Retail
4 2 (8.70%) Billing
4 2 (8.70%) Marketing
5 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
5 1 (4.35%) Law
5 1 (4.35%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Developer
2 5 (21.74%) Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Project Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Java Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Oracle Developer
3 3 (13.04%) SQL Developer
3 3 (13.04%) PL/SQL Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Developer Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Oracle Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Oracle Analyst Programmer
4 2 (8.70%) Data Modeller
4 2 (8.70%) MySQL DBA
4 2 (8.70%) SQL Programmer
4 2 (8.70%) Data Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) DBA
4 2 (8.70%) Analyst Programmer
4 2 (8.70%) Programmer
4 2 (8.70%) Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Software Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) Web Services
1 4 (17.39%) Java EE
2 3 (13.04%) Spring
2 3 (13.04%) Spring MVC
2 3 (13.04%) JSP
3 2 (8.70%) .NET
3 2 (8.70%) Hibernate
3 2 (8.70%) JPA
4 1 (4.35%) REST
4 1 (4.35%) Ajax
4 1 (4.35%) TIBCO EMS
4 1 (4.35%) HTML
4 1 (4.35%) XHTML
4 1 (4.35%) Middleware
4 1 (4.35%) CSS
4 1 (4.35%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Clustering
1 2 (8.70%) Reference Data
1 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (8.70%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.35%) Data Extraction
2 1 (4.35%) HP Storage
2 1 (4.35%) IVR
2 1 (4.35%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) UNIX
1 7 (30.43%) Linux
2 4 (17.39%) Windows
3 2 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.35%) AIX
4 1 (4.35%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (26.09%) Data Mapping
3 4 (17.39%) Data Management
3 4 (17.39%) Data Analysis
4 3 (13.04%) SOA
4 3 (13.04%) MVC
4 3 (13.04%) E-Commerce
4 3 (13.04%) Scrum
5 2 (8.70%) Data Migration
5 2 (8.70%) Waterfall
5 2 (8.70%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (8.70%) Data Modelling
5 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
5 2 (8.70%) B2B
5 2 (8.70%) B2C
5 2 (8.70%) Validation
5 2 (8.70%) Migration
5 2 (8.70%) ETL
5 2 (8.70%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (73.91%) SQL
2 8 (34.78%) Java
3 6 (26.09%) PL/SQL
4 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
5 2 (8.70%) AWK
6 1 (4.35%) Korn
6 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
6 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
6 1 (4.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (4.35%) PMP
2 1 (4.35%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) SCVMM
1 1 (4.35%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) GoldenSource
2 3 (13.04%) hybris
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.70%) Red Hat
3 2 (8.70%) Endeca
3 2 (8.70%) TIBCO
4 1 (4.35%) VMware
4 1 (4.35%) Google
4 1 (4.35%) Akamai
4 1 (4.35%) F5
4 1 (4.35%) JD Edwards
4 1 (4.35%) Business Objects
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco
4 1 (4.35%) IBM
4 1 (4.35%) Sun
4 1 (4.35%) HP
4 1 (4.35%) Informatica
4 1 (4.35%) MicroStrategy