Period
to 17 August 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 August 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 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 10 9
Rank change year-on-year -5 -1 0
Contract jobs citing Oracle 59 73 62
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 10.05% 10.90% 9.34%
As % of the Vendors category 20.63% 22.60% 17.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 53 51
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £438 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% - +2.94%
10th Percentile £311 £320 £325
90th Percentile £600 £573 £625
East of England median daily rate £500 £450 £415
% change year-on-year +11.11% +8.43% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - £31.50 -
East of England median hourly rate £35.00 £26.97 £41.25
% change year-on-year +29.77% -34.62% +16.28%

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 286 323 353
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 48.72% 48.21% 53.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 199 238
Bedfordshire median daily rate £443 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.12% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £205 £275 £213
90th Percentile £584 £546 £596
East of England median daily rate £425 £418 £400
% change year-on-year +1.80% +4.38% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 5 13
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £17.25 £11.84 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +45.69% -15.43% -63.64%
10th Percentile £13.70 £9.09 £7.88
90th Percentile £36.25 £26.55 £45.00
East of England median hourly rate £16.50 £15.75 £16.50
% change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% -19.51%

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 August 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 August 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 +1 22 £475 +11.76% 4
Bedford -6 4 £315 -25.88% 2
Henlow - 3 £425 -
Dunstable -11 1 - - 2
Oracle
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 40 (67.80%) SQL
2 27 (45.76%) PostgreSQL
3 20 (33.90%) Amazon AWS
4 19 (32.20%) Java
5 17 (28.81%) Python
5 17 (28.81%) ETL
6 16 (27.12%) OO
6 16 (27.12%) C++
6 16 (27.12%) Hadoop
6 16 (27.12%) Big Data
6 16 (27.12%) Apache Spark
7 15 (25.42%) Service Management
8 14 (23.73%) Teradata
8 14 (23.73%) DB2
8 14 (23.73%) Informix
8 14 (23.73%) Business Intelligence
8 14 (23.73%) DataStage
8 14 (23.73%) Data Quality
8 14 (23.73%) Data Integration
9 13 (22.03%) Predictive Modelling
9 13 (22.03%) Apache Cassandra
9 13 (22.03%) NoSQL
9 13 (22.03%) Scala
9 13 (22.03%) Linear Programming
9 13 (22.03%) MLlib
9 13 (22.03%) Citrix
9 13 (22.03%) FTP
9 13 (22.03%) XML Schema
9 13 (22.03%) XML
9 13 (22.03%) ITIL

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 16 (27.12%) Apache Spark
2 8 (13.56%) Apache Airflow
2 8 (13.56%) Luigi
2 8 (13.56%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (6.78%) Apache
3 4 (6.78%) IIS
3 4 (6.78%) Tomcat
4 3 (5.08%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (5.08%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 4 (6.78%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (6.78%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (6.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (8.47%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (5.08%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (5.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (5.08%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.69%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 20 (33.90%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (20.34%) Amazon EC2
2 12 (20.34%) Amazon EMR
2 12 (20.34%) Amazon Kinesis
3 10 (16.95%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (22.03%) FTP
2 4 (6.78%) Firewall
2 4 (6.78%) VLAN
3 1 (1.69%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (45.76%) PostgreSQL
2 16 (27.12%) Big Data
2 16 (27.12%) Hadoop
3 14 (23.73%) DataStage
3 14 (23.73%) DB2
3 14 (23.73%) Informix
4 13 (22.03%) Apache Cassandra
4 13 (22.03%) NoSQL
5 12 (20.34%) Amazon Athena
5 12 (20.34%) Amazon RDS
5 12 (20.34%) Amazon Redshift
5 12 (20.34%) QualityStage
6 10 (16.95%) SQL Server
7 9 (15.25%) IBM InfoSphere
8 8 (13.56%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (8.47%) MySQL
9 5 (8.47%) Oracle Database
10 3 (5.08%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (3.39%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (1.69%) ER Studio
1 1 (1.69%) ERwin
1 1 (1.69%) Toad
General
1 10 (16.95%) Finance
2 4 (6.78%) Retail
3 2 (3.39%) Electronics
3 2 (3.39%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.39%) Marketing
3 2 (3.39%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (37.29%) Developer
2 16 (27.12%) AWS Engineer
2 16 (27.12%) Big Data Engineer
2 16 (27.12%) Data Engineer
3 13 (22.03%) ETL Developer
4 11 (18.64%) DataStage Developer
5 10 (16.95%) DataStage ETL Developer
6 6 (10.17%) Architect
7 4 (6.78%) Hadoop Engineer
8 3 (5.08%) Analyst
8 3 (5.08%) AWS Architect
8 3 (5.08%) Big Data Architect
8 3 (5.08%) Business Analyst
8 3 (5.08%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 3 (5.08%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
8 3 (5.08%) Consultant
8 3 (5.08%) Data Architect
8 3 (5.08%) Report Analyst
8 3 (5.08%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (5.08%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (22.03%) MLlib
1 13 (22.03%) XML
1 13 (22.03%) XML Schema
2 9 (15.25%) Middleware
3 4 (6.78%) .NET
4 3 (5.08%) J2EE
5 2 (3.39%) EDI
5 2 (3.39%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (1.69%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.69%) JPA
6 1 (1.69%) Spring
6 1 (1.69%) Web Services
6 1 (1.69%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.25%) Management Information System
2 4 (6.78%) Private Cloud
3 2 (3.39%) NHS
4 1 (1.69%) e-Learning
4 1 (1.69%) Learning Management System
4 1 (1.69%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.69%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (22.03%) Linux
2 5 (8.47%) Windows
3 4 (6.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (6.78%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (28.81%) ETL
2 16 (27.12%) OO
3 15 (25.42%) Service Management
4 14 (23.73%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (23.73%) Data Integration
5 13 (22.03%) ITIL
5 13 (22.03%) Linear Programming
5 13 (22.03%) Predictive Modelling
6 12 (20.34%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (20.34%) Data Management
6 12 (20.34%) Data Mapping
6 12 (20.34%) Data Science
6 12 (20.34%) Migration
7 11 (18.64%) Logistics
8 9 (15.25%) Analytics
8 9 (15.25%) Incident Management
8 9 (15.25%) SDLC
8 9 (15.25%) V-Model
9 8 (13.56%) Customer Acquisition
9 8 (13.56%) Performance Metrics
Programming Languages
1 40 (67.80%) SQL
2 19 (32.20%) Java
3 17 (28.81%) Python
4 16 (27.12%) C++
5 13 (22.03%) Scala
6 4 (6.78%) PL/SQL
7 2 (3.39%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.69%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.69%) Perl
8 1 (1.69%) Ruby
8 1 (1.69%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (18.64%) SC Cleared
1 11 (18.64%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.69%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (23.73%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.39%) PMO
3 1 (1.69%) QA
3 1 (1.69%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (6.78%) Active Directory
1 4 (6.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) Single Sign-On
1 1 (1.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 14 (23.73%) Teradata
2 13 (22.03%) Citrix
3 9 (15.25%) HP
3 9 (15.25%) IBM
4 7 (11.86%) SAP
5 6 (10.17%) Microsoft
6 5 (8.47%) VMware
7 4 (6.78%) Red Hat
8 3 (5.08%) TIBCO
9 2 (3.39%) Mashery
9 2 (3.39%) Remedy
10 1 (1.69%) 3PAR
10 1 (1.69%) ForeScout
10 1 (1.69%) hybris
10 1 (1.69%) Hyperion
10 1 (1.69%) Lumesse
10 1 (1.69%) Splunk
10 1 (1.69%) Tableau
10 1 (1.69%) Thycotic