Period
to 17 January 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 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 17 January 2018 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
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 18 9 30
Rank change year-on-year -9 +21 -10
Contract jobs citing Oracle 47 57 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 7.51% 9.83% 4.07%
As % of the Vendors category 15.88% 22.44% 8.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 28 23
Bedfordshire median daily rate £418 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.38% - -0.31%
10th Percentile £315 £210 £325
90th Percentile £615 £540 £500
East of England median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year - -6.49% +18.96%

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 Bedfordshire.

All Vendors
Bedfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 296 254 269
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 47.28% 43.79% 45.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 153 175
Bedfordshire median daily rate £400 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% -2.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £130 £211 £213
90th Percentile £596 £544 £606
East of England median daily rate £425 £388 £400
% change year-on-year +9.68% -3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 41
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £11.49 £14.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.93% -62.67% +114.29%
10th Percentile £10.16 £10.86 £13.00
90th Percentile £35.31 £16.15 £50.68
East of England median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year -5.71% -16.68% +6.34%

Oracle
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle in Bedfordshire

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle in Bedfordshire

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle in Bedfordshire

Oracle
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle in Bedfordshire

Oracle
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 17 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -12 15 £425 -19.05% 5
Bedford -3 8 £315 -13.82% 1
Dunstable -6 2 £474 +103.76%
Oracle
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 13 (27.66%) SOA
1 13 (27.66%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 12 (25.53%) Performance Tuning
2 12 (25.53%) SQL
3 10 (21.28%) Oracle EBS
3 10 (21.28%) Finance
4 9 (19.15%) Migration
4 9 (19.15%) SQL Server
4 9 (19.15%) Unix
4 9 (19.15%) ETL
5 8 (17.02%) CRM
5 8 (17.02%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (17.02%) ERP
5 8 (17.02%) WebLogic
5 8 (17.02%) Linux
5 8 (17.02%) Java
5 8 (17.02%) RDBMS
5 8 (17.02%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (17.02%) Relational Database
5 8 (17.02%) Private Cloud
5 8 (17.02%) Oracle Fusion
6 7 (14.89%) Oracle Exadata
6 7 (14.89%) Oracle Database
6 7 (14.89%) Project Management
7 6 (12.77%) Retail
7 6 (12.77%) TOGAF
7 6 (12.77%) Middleware
7 6 (12.77%) ITIL
7 6 (12.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (12.77%) Oracle RAC

Oracle
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 13 (27.66%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 8 (17.02%) WebLogic
3 4 (8.51%) WebSphere
4 3 (6.38%) CMS
5 2 (4.26%) JBoss
5 2 (4.26%) Oracle Self-Service HR
5 2 (4.26%) SAS
5 2 (4.26%) WildFly
6 1 (2.13%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 10 (21.28%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (6.38%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (6.38%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (4.26%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (4.26%) Oracle HRMS
3 2 (4.26%) Oracle iRecruitment
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle CRM On Demand
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) Oracle Service Cloud
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.13%) SaaS
2 1 (2.13%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.26%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (4.26%) NetScaler
1 2 (4.26%) SAN
2 1 (2.13%) FTP
2 1 (2.13%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.15%) SQL Server
2 8 (17.02%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (17.02%) RDBMS
2 8 (17.02%) Relational Database
3 7 (14.89%) Oracle Database
3 7 (14.89%) Oracle Exadata
4 6 (12.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (10.64%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (8.51%) Oracle ODI
7 3 (6.38%) DB2
7 3 (6.38%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (4.26%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 2 (4.26%) Snowflake Schema
9 1 (2.13%) DB2 UDB
9 1 (2.13%) IBM InfoSphere
9 1 (2.13%) Impala
9 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (2.13%) Power BI
9 1 (2.13%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (6.38%) JIRA
2 2 (4.26%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (2.13%) Selenium
3 1 (2.13%) Subversion
General
1 10 (21.28%) Finance
2 6 (12.77%) Retail
3 4 (8.51%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.26%) Spanish Language
5 1 (2.13%) Banking
5 1 (2.13%) Legal
5 1 (2.13%) Local Government
5 1 (2.13%) Marketing
5 1 (2.13%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (21.28%) Architect
2 7 (14.89%) DBA
2 7 (14.89%) Developer
3 6 (12.77%) Oracle DBA
3 6 (12.77%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (10.64%) Analyst
4 5 (10.64%) Database Developer
4 5 (10.64%) SQL Database Developer
4 5 (10.64%) SQL Developer
4 5 (10.64%) SQL Server Developer
5 4 (8.51%) Oracle Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) Administrator
6 3 (6.38%) Business Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) Data Analytics Architect
6 3 (6.38%) Data Architect
6 3 (6.38%) Oracle Programme Manager
6 3 (6.38%) Programme Manager
6 3 (6.38%) Project Manager
6 3 (6.38%) Tester
7 2 (4.26%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.02%) Oracle Fusion
2 6 (12.77%) Middleware
3 2 (4.26%) EJB
3 2 (4.26%) Java EE
3 2 (4.26%) JDBC
3 2 (4.26%) JMS
3 2 (4.26%) JPA
3 2 (4.26%) Servlets
3 2 (4.26%) Web Services
4 1 (2.13%) ODBC
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 1 (2.13%) XML
4 1 (2.13%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.02%) Private Cloud
2 5 (10.64%) Management Information System
3 4 (8.51%) Oracle Exalytics
4 3 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.26%) Data Centre
5 2 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.13%) Clustering
6 1 (2.13%) EPoS
6 1 (2.13%) Public Cloud
6 1 (2.13%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (19.15%) Unix
2 8 (17.02%) Linux
3 4 (8.51%) Windows
4 2 (4.26%) Solaris
4 2 (4.26%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.13%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.13%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.66%) SOA
2 12 (25.53%) Performance Tuning
3 9 (19.15%) ETL
3 9 (19.15%) Migration
4 8 (17.02%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (17.02%) CRM
4 8 (17.02%) ERP
5 7 (14.89%) Project Management
6 6 (12.77%) ITIL
6 6 (12.77%) TOGAF
7 5 (10.64%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (10.64%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (10.64%) Waterfall
8 4 (8.51%) Analytics
8 4 (8.51%) Business Transformation
8 4 (8.51%) Data Analytics
8 4 (8.51%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (8.51%) Project Planning
8 4 (8.51%) Risk Management
8 4 (8.51%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (25.53%) SQL
2 8 (17.02%) Java
3 2 (4.26%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.13%) Korn
4 1 (2.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (8.51%) Degree
1 4 (8.51%) PMI Certification
1 4 (8.51%) PMP
2 2 (4.26%) CCA
2 2 (4.26%) CCNA
2 2 (4.26%) CCNP
2 2 (4.26%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (4.26%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (4.26%) Master's Degree
2 2 (4.26%) MCSA
2 2 (4.26%) MCSE
2 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.26%) Sun Certification
2 2 (4.26%) VCAP
2 2 (4.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.13%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.13%) GDPR
System Software
1 6 (12.77%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.26%) XenApp
3 1 (2.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) Oracle ZFS
2 1 (2.13%) Data Guard
2 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (2.13%) SCOM
2 1 (2.13%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 5 (10.64%) HP
2 4 (8.51%) TIBCO
2 4 (8.51%) webMethods
3 3 (6.38%) Citrix
3 3 (6.38%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.26%) 3PAR
4 2 (4.26%) Cisco
4 2 (4.26%) CommVault
4 2 (4.26%) IBM
4 2 (4.26%) Pegasus
4 2 (4.26%) VMware
4 2 (4.26%) Workday
5 1 (2.13%) Informatica
5 1 (2.13%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (2.13%) MuleSoft
5 1 (2.13%) NetApp
5 1 (2.13%) SAP
5 1 (2.13%) Tableau
5 1 (2.13%) Talend
5 1 (2.13%) Teradata