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 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 15 15 10
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Contract jobs citing Oracle 6 8 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 5.31% 8.25% 10.62%
As % of the Vendors category 13.04% 17.02% 17.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 5
Median daily rate £475 £475 £243
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +95.87%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £410 £380
% change year-on-year
+0.60% +7.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £41.25
% change year-on-year
- -3.03%

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
46 47 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 40.71% 48.45% 60.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 22 23
Median daily rate £463 £413 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.12% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £144 £238 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £498 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.63% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 10
Median hourly rate £14.50 £37.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.33% +200.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.30 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-19.53% +22.85%

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017, 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%) Retail
2 5 (38.46%) E-Commerce
2 5 (38.46%) MySQL
3 4 (30.77%) Java
3 4 (30.77%) SQL
3 4 (30.77%) Unix
3 4 (30.77%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (30.77%) ETL
3 4 (30.77%) IBM
3 4 (30.77%) Oracle Database
4 3 (23.08%) hybris
4 3 (23.08%) Puppet
4 3 (23.08%) Oracle Retail
4 3 (23.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (23.08%) Ansible
4 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
4 3 (23.08%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (23.08%) Software Delivery
4 3 (23.08%) Translating Business Requirements
4 3 (23.08%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (23.08%) Ruby
4 3 (23.08%) Drupal
4 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Magento
4 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
4 3 (23.08%) 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 3 (23.08%) Drupal
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 3 (23.08%) Tomcat
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle Service Bus
2 2 (15.38%) WebLogic
3 1 (7.69%) NServiceBus
Business Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Magento
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (7.69%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) Firewall
2 2 (15.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) MySQL
2 4 (30.77%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (30.77%) Oracle Database
3 3 (23.08%) DB2
3 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (23.08%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (7.69%) DataStage
5 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
5 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Ant
1 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
1 3 (23.08%) Subversion
General
1 7 (53.85%) Retail
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
3 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Architect
2 4 (30.77%) Consultant
2 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure Architect
2 4 (30.77%) Oracle Consultant
3 3 (23.08%) Unix Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Applications Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Functional Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle Applications Functional Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle Functional Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle SOA Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) Server Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) SOA Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Business Developer
5 1 (7.69%) DBA
5 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) Middleware
2 2 (15.38%) JSON
2 2 (15.38%) SOAP
2 2 (15.38%) XML
3 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
3 1 (7.69%) Ajax
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (7.69%) CSS
3 1 (7.69%) Entity Framework
3 1 (7.69%) JMS
3 1 (7.69%) jQuery
3 1 (7.69%) Kendo UI
3 1 (7.69%) MSMQ
3 1 (7.69%) RESTful
3 1 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (7.69%) Web Services
3 1 (7.69%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Clustering
2 1 (7.69%) RIA
2 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Unix
2 3 (23.08%) AIX
2 3 (23.08%) Linux
2 3 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Windows
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 2000
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) E-Commerce
2 4 (30.77%) ETL
3 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (23.08%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
3 3 (23.08%) SOA
3 3 (23.08%) Software Delivery
3 3 (23.08%) Translating Business Requirements
3 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Business Process Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) E-business
4 2 (15.38%) Merchandise Planning
4 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (7.69%) Change Management
5 1 (7.69%) MVC
5 1 (7.69%) Regression Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) Java
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) PHP
2 3 (23.08%) Python
2 3 (23.08%) Ruby
3 1 (7.69%) C#
3 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Certification
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Ansible
1 3 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (23.08%) Puppet
2 1 (7.69%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) IBM
2 3 (23.08%) hybris
3 1 (7.69%) SAP
3 1 (7.69%) Workday