The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 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.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle
Rank 18 12 22
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +10
Contract jobs citing Oracle 4 18 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 3.17% 11.32% 5.38%
As % of the Vendors category 7.27% 20.22% 9.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 0
Median daily rate £450 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.75 £30.00 £37.49
% change year-on-year
-7.50% -19.97%
Oracle
Hertfordshire

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

Vendors Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
55 89 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 43.65% 55.97% 56.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 37 29
Median daily rate £450 £375 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +11.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £300 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £432 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £369 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.98% +5.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.88 £19.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.11% -19.32%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Watford region citing Oracle as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in Watford

Oracle
Daily Rate Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the Watford region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Oracle Daily Rate Histogram in Watford

Oracle
Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

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

Oracle Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Watford region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 7 (53.85%) E-Commerce
2 6 (46.15%) Internet
2 6 (46.15%) Retail
3 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (38.46%) XML
3 5 (38.46%) Java
3 5 (38.46%) SQL
3 5 (38.46%) DB2
3 5 (38.46%) Ant
4 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
4 4 (30.77%) HTML
4 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
4 4 (30.77%) Unix
4 4 (30.77%) CSS
4 4 (30.77%) MVC
4 4 (30.77%) IBM
4 4 (30.77%) jQuery
4 4 (30.77%) User Experience
5 3 (23.08%) Functional Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Rational Application Developer
5 3 (23.08%) WebSphere
5 3 (23.08%) Project Planning
5 3 (23.08%) Finance
5 3 (23.08%) Change Management
5 3 (23.08%) UML
5 3 (23.08%) J2EE
5 3 (23.08%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
6 2 (15.38%) JUnit

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (23.08%) WebSphere
1 3 (23.08%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (15.38%) Apache
2 2 (15.38%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Lawson
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Receivables
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) Internet
2 1 (7.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) DB2
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
3 2 (15.38%) MySQL
3 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (7.69%) Cognos Report Studio
4 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Ant
2 3 (23.08%) Rational Application Developer
3 2 (15.38%) JUnit
3 2 (15.38%) Maven
General
1 6 (46.15%) Retail
2 3 (23.08%) Finance
3 2 (15.38%) Marketing
3 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Architect
2 4 (30.77%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce Architect
3 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
3 3 (23.08%) Java Architect
3 3 (23.08%) Java Solutions Architect
4 2 (15.38%) .NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 2 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) C# Developer
4 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Java Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Java E-Commerce Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Perl Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Junior Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle Financials Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle Financials Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) XML
2 4 (30.77%) CSS
2 4 (30.77%) HTML
2 4 (30.77%) jQuery
3 3 (23.08%) J2EE
4 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
4 2 (15.38%) Ajax
4 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
4 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 2 (15.38%) CGI
4 2 (15.38%) Entity Framework
4 2 (15.38%) JDBC
4 2 (15.38%) JNDI
4 2 (15.38%) JSON
4 2 (15.38%) JSP
4 2 (15.38%) Kendo UI
4 2 (15.38%) Servlets
4 2 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) User Experience
2 2 (15.38%) RIA
3 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Unix
2 2 (15.38%) Linux
3 1 (7.69%) AIX
3 1 (7.69%) HPUX
3 1 (7.69%) Solaris
3 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) E-Commerce
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (30.77%) MVC
4 3 (23.08%) Change Management
4 3 (23.08%) Functional Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Project Planning
4 3 (23.08%) UML
5 2 (15.38%) B2B
5 2 (15.38%) Change Control
5 2 (15.38%) CRM
5 2 (15.38%) Logistics
5 2 (15.38%) OOD
5 2 (15.38%) Scrum
5 2 (15.38%) SEO
5 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
5 2 (15.38%) Web Design
5 2 (15.38%) Web Development
6 1 (7.69%) BCP
6 1 (7.69%) Project Management
6 1 (7.69%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) Java
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
3 2 (15.38%) C#
3 2 (15.38%) Perl
4 1 (7.69%) PHP
4 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
1 1 (7.69%) MBA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) IBM
2 2 (15.38%) Intershop
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix
3 1 (7.69%) Cognos
3 1 (7.69%) Dell
3 1 (7.69%) EMC
3 1 (7.69%) Hitachi
3 1 (7.69%) HP
3 1 (7.69%) Juniper
3 1 (7.69%) Sybase
3 1 (7.69%) Symantec
3 1 (7.69%) VMware