The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 24 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 Northamptonshire 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 28 27 9
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -18
Contract jobs citing Oracle 11 3 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 3.13% 1.32% 10.77%
As % of the Vendors category 9.65% 5.00% 33.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 34
Average daily rate £265 £350 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.28% +40.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £384
% change year-on-year
- -2.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.10 £26.28
% change year-on-year
+24.61% +22.14%
Vendors Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
114 60 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 32.39% 26.43% 32.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 27 75
Average daily rate £390 £338 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.55% +20.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £574 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 6 8
Average hourly rate £14.50 £13.50 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% -23.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £10.75 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.16 £16.50 £26.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -
Oracle
East Midlands

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Oracle
Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Oracle Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

Oracle
Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Oracle Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Oracle
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Northampton - 7 £480 - 2
Wellingborough - - - -
Corby - - - -
Oracle
East Midlands

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 12 (48.00%) SQL
2 7 (28.00%) Finance
3 6 (24.00%) Java
4 5 (20.00%) PL/SQL
5 4 (16.00%) UNIX
5 4 (16.00%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (16.00%) ERP
5 4 (16.00%) Oracle ERP
5 4 (16.00%) Degree
5 4 (16.00%) System Testing
6 3 (12.00%) WebSphere
6 3 (12.00%) Test Scripting
6 3 (12.00%) Oracle Payables
6 3 (12.00%) Systems Analysis
6 3 (12.00%) Local Government
6 3 (12.00%) Billing
6 3 (12.00%) Change Management
6 3 (12.00%) Project Management
6 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (12.00%) Data Modelling
6 3 (12.00%) EJB
6 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
7 2 (8.00%) J2EE
7 2 (8.00%) MySQL
7 2 (8.00%) VB
7 2 (8.00%) HTML
7 2 (8.00%) IIS
7 2 (8.00%) MS Office
7 2 (8.00%) SOAP

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 3 (12.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (8.00%) IIS
3 1 (4.00%) Apache
3 1 (4.00%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Office
2 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Oracle ERP
2 3 (12.00%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle Assets
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) HTTP
1 1 (4.00%) 3G
1 1 (4.00%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (8.00%) MySQL
3 2 (8.00%) Informix
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.00%) OLAP
4 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (4.00%) JasperReports
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (4.00%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) JUnit
1 1 (4.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (4.00%) Toad
1 1 (4.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (4.00%) Selenium
General
1 7 (28.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Billing
2 3 (12.00%) Local Government
3 2 (8.00%) General Ledger
3 2 (8.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.00%) Banking
4 1 (4.00%) Law
4 1 (4.00%) Financial Institution
4 1 (4.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Analyst
2 4 (16.00%) Architect
2 4 (16.00%) Business Analyst
2 4 (16.00%) Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Designer
3 3 (12.00%) Business Systems Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Test Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Project Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Business Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Java Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Business Data Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Automation Tester
5 1 (4.00%) OBIEE Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Java Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.00%) OO PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) EJB
2 2 (8.00%) HTML
2 2 (8.00%) JSP
2 2 (8.00%) SOAP
2 2 (8.00%) Struts
2 2 (8.00%) Middleware
2 2 (8.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (8.00%) Spring
2 2 (8.00%) Ajax
2 2 (8.00%) J2EE
2 2 (8.00%) REST
3 1 (4.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (4.00%) JSON
3 1 (4.00%) Spring MVC
3 1 (4.00%) JPA
3 1 (4.00%) EJB 3.0
3 1 (4.00%) OAuth
3 1 (4.00%) XML
3 1 (4.00%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Mainframe
1 2 (8.00%) Tandem
1 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (8.00%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (4.00%) Open Source
2 1 (4.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) UNIX
2 2 (8.00%) Windows
3 1 (4.00%) Android
3 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.00%) ERP
1 4 (16.00%) System Testing
2 3 (12.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (12.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (12.00%) Project Management
2 3 (12.00%) Change Management
2 3 (12.00%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (8.00%) Logistics
3 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (8.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (8.00%) OO
3 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (8.00%) Business Transformation
4 1 (4.00%) Analytics
4 1 (4.00%) OO PHP
4 1 (4.00%) Business Process Mapping
4 1 (4.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (4.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) SQL
2 6 (24.00%) Java
3 5 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (8.00%) VB
6 1 (4.00%) VBA
6 1 (4.00%) Ruby
6 1 (4.00%) LINC
6 1 (4.00%) PHP5
6 1 (4.00%) Perl
6 1 (4.00%) PHP
6 1 (4.00%) C
6 1 (4.00%) C#
6 1 (4.00%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) Degree
2 2 (8.00%) ISEB
3 1 (4.00%) Sun Certification
3 1 (4.00%) CIPD
3 1 (4.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
1 1 (4.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.00%) IBM
3 1 (4.00%) JBoss
3 1 (4.00%) Unisys
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco
3 1 (4.00%) Sun
3 1 (4.00%) HP
3 1 (4.00%) Citrix
3 1 (4.00%) Avaya
3 1 (4.00%) Perforce
3 1 (4.00%) Popkin
3 1 (4.00%) Casewise
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