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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle
Rank 13 23 17
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -6
Contract jobs citing Oracle 21 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 11.17% 4.29% 8.63%
As % of the Vendors category 16.67% 8.00% 19.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 4
Median daily rate £330 £413 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +42.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £383 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £443 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
126 75 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 67.02% 53.57% 45.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 37 35
Median daily rate £300 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.41% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £343 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £455 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 7
Median hourly rate £13.75 - £16.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 - £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.05 - £25.73
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 18 (78.26%) SQL
2 13 (56.52%) MySQL
2 13 (56.52%) E-Commerce
3 10 (43.48%) DB2
3 10 (43.48%) Java
3 10 (43.48%) Unix
4 9 (39.13%) AIX
4 9 (39.13%) Linux
4 9 (39.13%) PHP
4 9 (39.13%) Tomcat
4 9 (39.13%) Python
4 9 (39.13%) Ant
4 9 (39.13%) IBM
4 9 (39.13%) Firewall
4 9 (39.13%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (39.13%) Subversion
4 9 (39.13%) Ruby
4 9 (39.13%) Drupal
4 9 (39.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (39.13%) Magento
4 9 (39.13%) Git (software)
4 9 (39.13%) hybris
4 9 (39.13%) Puppet
4 9 (39.13%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (39.13%) Ansible
4 9 (39.13%) Continuous Delivery
4 9 (39.13%) Software Delivery
4 9 (39.13%) Translating Business Requirements
4 9 (39.13%) Mentoring
5 8 (34.78%) SQL Server 2008

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 9 (39.13%) Drupal
1 9 (39.13%) Tomcat
2 3 (13.04%) Apache
2 3 (13.04%) IIS
2 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
3 2 (8.70%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (39.13%) Magento
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (39.13%) Firewall
2 4 (17.39%) Internet
2 4 (17.39%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (56.52%) MySQL
2 10 (43.48%) DB2
3 9 (39.13%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (34.78%) SQL Server
4 8 (34.78%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (21.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (21.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (21.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database
6 2 (8.70%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (4.35%) RDBMS
7 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
7 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 9 (39.13%) Ant
1 9 (39.13%) Git (software)
1 9 (39.13%) Subversion
General
1 7 (30.43%) Retail
2 4 (17.39%) Finance
3 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Architect
2 9 (39.13%) Infrastructure Architect
2 9 (39.13%) Unix Architect
3 5 (21.74%) DBA
4 4 (17.39%) Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) SQL DBA
4 4 (17.39%) SQL Server DBA
5 3 (13.04%) Applications Support
5 3 (13.04%) Applications Support Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Support Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) .NET Developer
6 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 2 (8.70%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (8.70%) C# Developer
7 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce Architect
7 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
7 1 (4.35%) Lead C# Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Oracle Financials Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) JSON
1 4 (17.39%) SOAP
1 4 (17.39%) XML
2 3 (13.04%) .NET
2 3 (13.04%) .NET Framework
2 3 (13.04%) Ajax
2 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET
2 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 3 (13.04%) CSS
2 3 (13.04%) Entity Framework
2 3 (13.04%) HTML
2 3 (13.04%) jQuery
2 3 (13.04%) Kendo UI
2 3 (13.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 2 (8.70%) MSMQ
4 1 (4.35%) JMS
4 1 (4.35%) RESTful
4 1 (4.35%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Clustering
2 4 (17.39%) Replication
3 3 (13.04%) RIA
3 3 (13.04%) User Experience
4 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (43.48%) Unix
2 9 (39.13%) AIX
2 9 (39.13%) Linux
2 9 (39.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.35%) Windows
3 1 (4.35%) Windows 2000
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) E-Commerce
2 9 (39.13%) Continuous Delivery
2 9 (39.13%) Mentoring
2 9 (39.13%) Software Delivery
2 9 (39.13%) Translating Business Requirements
3 7 (30.43%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (21.74%) Change Control
4 5 (21.74%) Database Security
5 4 (17.39%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (17.39%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (17.39%) Database Tuning
5 4 (17.39%) Incident Management
5 4 (17.39%) Line Management
5 4 (17.39%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (17.39%) Virtual Environments
6 3 (13.04%) MVC
6 3 (13.04%) Problem Management
6 3 (13.04%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (78.26%) SQL
2 10 (43.48%) Java
3 9 (39.13%) PHP
3 9 (39.13%) Python
3 9 (39.13%) Ruby
4 4 (17.39%) T-SQL
5 3 (13.04%) C#
5 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) Hyper-V
2 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (39.13%) Ansible
1 9 (39.13%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (39.13%) Puppet
2 3 (13.04%) WhatsUp Gold
3 1 (4.35%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) hybris
1 9 (39.13%) IBM
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.35%) SAP