Period
to 25 March 2019

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 25 March 2019 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
25 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 30 14 9
Rank change year-on-year -16 -5 +20
Contract jobs citing Oracle 19 65 56
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 4.50% 9.98% 10.16%
As % of the Vendors category 10.33% 20.31% 25.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 43 32
Bedfordshire median daily rate £420 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.18% +13.33% -14.29%
10th Percentile £195 £302 £210
90th Percentile £471 £609 £545
East of England median daily rate £475 £474 £425
% change year-on-year +0.26% +11.47% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £35.00 - -
East of England median hourly rate £15.00 £40.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year -63.19% +25.38% -13.33%

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 184 320 222
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 43.60% 49.16% 40.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 215 142
Bedfordshire median daily rate £425 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -3.03% -8.33%
10th Percentile £278 £130 £232
90th Percentile £588 £575 £538
East of England median daily rate £433 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +1.76% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 9
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £24.25 £16.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +51.56% +14.29% -68.00%
10th Percentile £14.75 £10.16 £10.86
90th Percentile £41.47 £38.75 £19.35
East of England median hourly rate £16.21 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +1.28% -8.57% -2.78%

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 25 March 2019.

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 25 March 2019. 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 +5 9 £420 -4.55% 4
Dunstable +3 1 £342 -27.81%
Bedford -6 1 £295 -6.35% 1
Oracle
East of England

For the 6 months to 25 March 2019, 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 10 (52.63%) SAP
2 8 (42.11%) CRM
3 7 (36.84%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (36.84%) IBM
3 7 (36.84%) Java
3 7 (36.84%) XML
4 6 (31.58%) Migration
4 6 (31.58%) Spring
5 5 (26.32%) Marketing
5 5 (26.32%) Data Migration
5 5 (26.32%) Data-Driven Marketing
5 5 (26.32%) Multichannel Marketing
5 5 (26.32%) SQL
6 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database
6 4 (21.05%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (21.05%) Workshop Facilitation
6 4 (21.05%) Tableau
6 4 (21.05%) User Stories
6 4 (21.05%) QA
7 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (15.79%) hybris
7 3 (15.79%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (15.79%) JSF
7 3 (15.79%) Dynamics CRM
7 3 (15.79%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (15.79%) .NET
7 3 (15.79%) J2EE
7 3 (15.79%) JSP
7 3 (15.79%) Struts
7 3 (15.79%) XSL

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 3 (15.79%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (15.79%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.26%) Confluence
2 1 (5.26%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (5.26%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (15.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (5.26%) SAP FI-CA
2 1 (5.26%) SAP PSCD
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database
2 3 (15.79%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (5.26%) Big Data
3 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.26%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.26%) Cucumber
2 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.26%) JIRA
2 1 (5.26%) Selenium
2 1 (5.26%) SoapUI
2 1 (5.26%) Toad
General
1 5 (26.32%) Marketing
2 2 (10.53%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Law
3 1 (5.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Business Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Senior Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Senior Business Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Digital Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Digital Business Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Java Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Applications Support
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Leader
5 1 (5.26%) Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle Applications Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle Financials Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Programme Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Support Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) XML
2 6 (31.58%) Spring
3 3 (15.79%) .NET
3 3 (15.79%) Hibernate
3 3 (15.79%) J2EE
3 3 (15.79%) JSF
3 3 (15.79%) JSP
3 3 (15.79%) Struts
3 3 (15.79%) XSL
3 3 (15.79%) XSLT
4 2 (10.53%) Java EE
5 1 (5.26%) EDI
5 1 (5.26%) JSON
5 1 (5.26%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (5.26%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Unix
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) AIX
2 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) CRM
2 7 (36.84%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (31.58%) Migration
4 5 (26.32%) Data Migration
4 5 (26.32%) Data-Driven Marketing
4 5 (26.32%) Multichannel Marketing
5 4 (21.05%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (21.05%) User Stories
5 4 (21.05%) Workshop Facilitation
6 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (10.53%) High Availability
7 1 (5.26%) Asset Management
7 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
7 1 (5.26%) ERP
7 1 (5.26%) ITIL
7 1 (5.26%) Project Management
7 1 (5.26%) Scrum
7 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (5.26%) UML
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) Java
2 5 (26.32%) SQL
3 2 (10.53%) Java 8
3 2 (10.53%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.26%) Perl
4 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) QA
2 2 (10.53%) SLA
3 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) SAP
2 7 (36.84%) IBM
3 4 (21.05%) Tableau
4 3 (15.79%) hybris
4 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.26%) Adobe
5 1 (5.26%) webMethods