Period
to 21 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Oracle over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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.

Oracle
Bedfordshire > Bedford
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 10 8
Rank change year-on-year +1 -2 -3
Contract jobs citing Oracle 7 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedford 9.72% 9.47% 11.76%
As % of the Vendors category 13.46% 13.43% 18.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 6
Bedford median daily rate £315 £370 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.92% -16.56% +36.54%
Bedfordshire median daily rate £425 £408 £425
% change year-on-year +4.29% -4.12% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bedford median hourly rate - - -
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - -

Oracle is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Bedford.

All Vendors
Bedford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 52 67 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedford 72.22% 70.53% 63.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 48 39
Bedford median daily rate £370 £363 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.07% +7.41% -3.57%
10th Percentile £125 £200 £152
90th Percentile £490 £458 £483
Bedfordshire median daily rate £418 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +4.38% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 3
Bedford median hourly rate £15.50 £9.65 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.62% -67.83% +140.00%
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £11.84 £13.50 £32.03
% change year-on-year -12.30% -57.85% +146.37%

Oracle
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

Job postings citing Oracle as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedford.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle in Bedford

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Oracle in Bedford.

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle in Bedford

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bedford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle in Bedford over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle in Bedford

Oracle
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle in Bedford

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Bedford region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 3 (42.86%) Java
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
1 3 (42.86%) CRM
1 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (42.86%) ETL
1 3 (42.86%) RDBMS
1 3 (42.86%) Project Management
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (42.86%) Waterfall
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (42.86%) Relational Database
2 2 (28.57%) Scenario Testing
2 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (14.29%) PMP
3 1 (14.29%) PMI Certification
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 1 (14.29%) Retail
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Fusion

Oracle
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford 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:

Business Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Financials
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (42.86%) RDBMS
1 3 (42.86%) Relational Database
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Database Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Database Developer
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Developer
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Financials Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Change Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) CRM
1 3 (42.86%) ETL
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
1 3 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (42.86%) Project Management
1 3 (42.86%) Waterfall
2 2 (28.57%) Scenario Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
2 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Change Control
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Line Management
3 1 (14.29%) Order to Cash
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE
3 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Java
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) Master's Degree
1 1 (14.29%) PMI Certification
1 1 (14.29%) PMP