Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 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
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 25 14 12
Rank change year-on-year -11 -2 +1
Contract jobs citing Oracle 35 64 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 6.10% 9.67% 8.39%
As % of the Vendors category 13.01% 20.38% 16.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 45 35
Bedfordshire median daily rate £463 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £323 £315 £325
90th Percentile £600 £575 £633
East of England median daily rate £500 £450 £421
% change year-on-year +11.11% +6.82% +5.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - £31.50 -
East of England median hourly rate £22.75 £29.50 £44.50
% change year-on-year -22.88% -33.71% +27.14%

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 269 314 330
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 46.86% 47.43% 52.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 191 203
Bedfordshire median daily rate £425 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.03% +9.27%
10th Percentile £211 £225 £250
90th Percentile £584 £563 £588
East of England median daily rate £425 £425 £380
% change year-on-year - +11.84% +0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 13
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £15.75 £11.84 £12.05
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.02% -1.74% -60.85%
10th Percentile £13.74 £9.09 £7.88
90th Percentile £20.80 £25.65 £44.50
East of England median hourly rate £17.00 £16.43 £16.50
% change year-on-year +3.47% -0.42% -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 16 October 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 16 October 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 20 £550 +29.41% 4
Dunstable -7 2 £342 -17.09% 3
Bedford -2 1 £315 -17.65% 2
Oracle
East of England

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 20 (57.14%) SQL
2 13 (37.14%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (31.43%) Java
4 9 (25.71%) SQL Server
5 8 (22.86%) SAP
5 8 (22.86%) C++
5 8 (22.86%) OO
5 8 (22.86%) Python
5 8 (22.86%) Hadoop
5 8 (22.86%) Amazon EC2
5 8 (22.86%) Big Data
5 8 (22.86%) Amazon EMR
5 8 (22.86%) Amazon RDS
5 8 (22.86%) Amazon Redshift
5 8 (22.86%) Apache Spark
5 8 (22.86%) Amazon Kinesis
5 8 (22.86%) Amazon Athena
5 8 (22.86%) Data Science
6 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (20.00%) Windows
6 7 (20.00%) CRM
6 7 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (20.00%) Service Management
6 7 (20.00%) Finance
6 7 (20.00%) Migration
7 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
7 6 (17.14%) Active Directory
7 6 (17.14%) MySQL
8 5 (14.29%) Linux
8 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel

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 8 (22.86%) Apache Spark
2 4 (11.43%) Apache
2 4 (11.43%) Apache Airflow
2 4 (11.43%) IIS
2 4 (11.43%) Luigi
2 4 (11.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (11.43%) Oracle Workflow
2 4 (11.43%) Tomcat
3 3 (8.57%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (8.57%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.86%) Confluence
4 1 (2.86%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (11.43%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.86%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (8.57%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (8.57%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle Payroll
4 1 (2.86%) SAP FI-CA
4 1 (2.86%) SAP PSCD
Cloud Services
1 13 (37.14%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (22.86%) Amazon EC2
2 8 (22.86%) Amazon EMR
2 8 (22.86%) Amazon Kinesis
3 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.43%) Firewall
1 4 (11.43%) VLAN
2 1 (2.86%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.71%) SQL Server
2 8 (22.86%) Amazon Athena
2 8 (22.86%) Amazon RDS
2 8 (22.86%) Amazon Redshift
2 8 (22.86%) Big Data
2 8 (22.86%) Hadoop
3 6 (17.14%) MySQL
4 5 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (14.29%) NoSQL
4 5 (14.29%) Oracle Database
4 5 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (8.57%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (8.57%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (5.71%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (5.71%) RDBMS
6 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
6 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (2.86%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 1 (2.86%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Cucumber
1 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.86%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.86%) JIRA
1 1 (2.86%) Selenium
1 1 (2.86%) SoapUI
1 1 (2.86%) Toad
General
1 7 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (22.86%) AWS Engineer
1 8 (22.86%) Big Data Engineer
1 8 (22.86%) Data Engineer
2 7 (20.00%) Architect
3 6 (17.14%) Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (8.57%) AWS Architect
5 3 (8.57%) Big Data Architect
5 3 (8.57%) Consultant
5 3 (8.57%) Data Architect
5 3 (8.57%) Oracle Consultant
5 3 (8.57%) Oracle Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Technical Leader
6 2 (5.71%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) EDI Project Manager
6 2 (5.71%) HR Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) Oracle HRMS Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) Oracle HRMS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.29%) MLlib
2 3 (8.57%) .NET
2 3 (8.57%) J2EE
3 2 (5.71%) EDI
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (2.86%) Hibernate
4 1 (2.86%) JPA
4 1 (2.86%) JSON
4 1 (2.86%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (2.86%) Spring
4 1 (2.86%) Web Services
4 1 (2.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Private Cloud
2 1 (2.86%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.86%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.00%) Windows
2 5 (14.29%) Linux
2 5 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 4 (11.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (2.86%) Unix
4 1 (2.86%) Windows 10
4 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.86%) Data Science
1 8 (22.86%) OO
2 7 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (20.00%) CRM
2 7 (20.00%) Migration
2 7 (20.00%) Service Management
3 5 (14.29%) Analytics
3 5 (14.29%) ETL
3 5 (14.29%) Linear Programming
3 5 (14.29%) Predictive Modelling
3 5 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 4 (11.43%) Actionable Insight
4 4 (11.43%) Customer Acquisition
4 4 (11.43%) Load Balancing
4 4 (11.43%) Performance Metrics
4 4 (11.43%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (11.43%) Project Management
4 4 (11.43%) SOA
4 4 (11.43%) Workflow
4 4 (11.43%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (57.14%) SQL
2 11 (31.43%) Java
3 8 (22.86%) C++
3 8 (22.86%) Python
4 5 (14.29%) Scala
5 3 (8.57%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) GDPR
1 1 (2.86%) QA
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (17.14%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Single Sign-On
1 1 (2.86%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 8 (22.86%) SAP
2 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
3 5 (14.29%) VMware
4 4 (11.43%) Citrix
4 4 (11.43%) Red Hat
5 3 (8.57%) ForeScout
5 3 (8.57%) Lumesse
5 3 (8.57%) Splunk
5 3 (8.57%) Thycotic
5 3 (8.57%) TIBCO
6 1 (2.86%) 3PAR
6 1 (2.86%) Adobe
6 1 (2.86%) Avaya
6 1 (2.86%) hybris
6 1 (2.86%) Tableau
6 1 (2.86%) webMethods