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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 18 17 13
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Contract jobs citing Oracle 24 21 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 6.67% 8.05% 8.10%
As % of the Vendors category 20.51% 23.08% 25.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 14 12
Average daily rate
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£400 £491 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.50% +37.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £354 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £33.15 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+13.12% -11.60%
Vendors Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
117 91 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 32.50% 34.87% 31.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 44 66
Average daily rate £400 £375 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +30.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £241 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £575 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 9
Average hourly rate £13.00 £35.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.85% +169.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.56 £20.20 £8.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £35.00 £13.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
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 1 August 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 1 August 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +16 20 £400 +14.28% 5
Daventry - - - -
Kettering - - - - 1
Oracle
East Midlands

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 13 (36.11%) Java
2 12 (33.33%) Finance
2 12 (33.33%) SQL
2 12 (33.33%) UNIX
3 10 (27.78%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 9 (25.00%) Windows
4 9 (25.00%) Risk Management
5 8 (22.22%) JavaScript
6 7 (19.44%) J2EE
6 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
6 7 (19.44%) Struts
6 7 (19.44%) JSP
6 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (19.44%) Banking
6 7 (19.44%) Spring
6 7 (19.44%) Hibernate
6 7 (19.44%) Identity Management
6 7 (19.44%) Management Information System
7 6 (16.67%) Mainframe
7 6 (16.67%) Servlets
7 6 (16.67%) EJB
7 6 (16.67%) JUnit
7 6 (16.67%) PL/SQL
7 6 (16.67%) Eclipse
7 6 (16.67%) Sun
7 6 (16.67%) Sun Certification
7 6 (16.67%) Oracle Database
7 6 (16.67%) Degree
7 6 (16.67%) Computer Science
7 6 (16.67%) Unit Testing

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 (8.33%) SAS
1 3 (8.33%) Apache
1 3 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.56%) Tomcat
2 2 (5.56%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.78%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.78%) IIS
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (2.78%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MS Visio
1 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (8.33%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle HRMS
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Google Apps
2 1 (2.78%) SaaS
2 1 (2.78%) PaaS
2 1 (2.78%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) SAN
1 2 (5.56%) LAN
1 2 (5.56%) WAN
2 1 (2.78%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
2 6 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 5 (13.89%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (8.33%) MySQL
6 2 (5.56%) Oracle Discoverer
6 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (5.56%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.78%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (2.78%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
7 1 (2.78%) Informix
7 1 (2.78%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 6 (16.67%) JUnit
1 6 (16.67%) Eclipse
2 4 (11.11%) Toad
3 2 (5.56%) Maven
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (5.56%) Selenium
4 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (33.33%) Finance
2 7 (19.44%) Banking
3 5 (13.89%) Retail Banking
3 5 (13.89%) Retail
4 1 (2.78%) Billing
Job Titles
1 13 (36.11%) Developer
2 8 (22.22%) Risk Manager
2 8 (22.22%) Information Manager
2 8 (22.22%) Information Risk Manager
3 6 (16.67%) Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) J2EE Developer
3 6 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 6 (16.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 5 (13.89%) Architect
5 4 (11.11%) Senior Manager
6 3 (8.33%) Oracle Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Test Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Business Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (5.56%) Audit Manager
7 2 (5.56%) IT Audit Manager
7 2 (5.56%) Designer
8 1 (2.78%) OO PHP Developer
8 1 (2.78%) ERP Manager
8 1 (2.78%) OBIEE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (19.44%) J2EE
1 7 (19.44%) Struts
1 7 (19.44%) JSP
1 7 (19.44%) Spring
1 7 (19.44%) Hibernate
2 6 (16.67%) Servlets
2 6 (16.67%) EJB
3 4 (11.11%) XML
4 2 (5.56%) Ajax
4 2 (5.56%) .NET
4 2 (5.56%) HTML
4 2 (5.56%) SOAP
4 2 (5.56%) jQuery
4 2 (5.56%) REST
5 1 (2.78%) OAuth
5 1 (2.78%) JPA
5 1 (2.78%) EJB 3.0
5 1 (2.78%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.78%) JSON
5 1 (2.78%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Management Information System
2 6 (16.67%) Mainframe
2 6 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.56%) Open Source
4 1 (2.78%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (2.78%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 12 (33.33%) UNIX
2 9 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (5.56%) Linux
4 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.78%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (19.44%) Identity Management
3 6 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 5 (13.89%) Information Management
5 4 (11.11%) Data Analysis
5 4 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (11.11%) E-Commerce
5 4 (11.11%) Risk Analysis
6 3 (8.33%) System Testing
6 3 (8.33%) Test Strategy
6 3 (8.33%) Test Scripting
6 3 (8.33%) Migration
6 3 (8.33%) Lean Six Sigma
6 3 (8.33%) Six Sigma
6 3 (8.33%) Project Management
7 2 (5.56%) Validation
7 2 (5.56%) Software Testing
7 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (5.56%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 13 (36.11%) Java
2 12 (33.33%) SQL
3 8 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 6 (16.67%) PL/SQL
5 2 (5.56%) VBA
5 2 (5.56%) C#
6 1 (2.78%) PHP5
6 1 (2.78%) LINC
6 1 (2.78%) COBOL
6 1 (2.78%) Perl
6 1 (2.78%) PHP
6 1 (2.78%) VB
6 1 (2.78%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (16.67%) Sun Certification
1 6 (16.67%) Degree
2 3 (8.33%) CRISC
2 3 (8.33%) CISSP
2 3 (8.33%) CISA
2 3 (8.33%) CISM
3 1 (2.78%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) RACF
2 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (27.78%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 6 (16.67%) Sun
2 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.33%) Cisco
4 2 (5.56%) Google
4 2 (5.56%) VMware
4 2 (5.56%) hybris
5 1 (2.78%) IBM
5 1 (2.78%) Avaya
5 1 (2.78%) HP
5 1 (2.78%) Citrix
5 1 (2.78%) Unisys
5 1 (2.78%) JBoss
5 1 (2.78%) SAP
5 1 (2.78%) Perforce
5 1 (2.78%) JDA