Period
to 23 January 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 23 January 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 > Hertfordshire
6 months to
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 24 13 19
Rank change year-on-year -11 +6 -9
Contract jobs citing Oracle 89 141 103
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 6.25% 9.10% 7.44%
As % of the Vendors category 11.41% 17.58% 15.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 68 65
Hertfordshire median daily rate £525 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.53% - -5.56%
10th Percentile £402 £338 £271
90th Percentile £550 £602 £515
East of England median daily rate £500 £450 £416
% change year-on-year +11.11% +8.11% -7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £50.00 - -
East of England median hourly rate £10.50 £36.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year -70.83% - -5.26%

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 Hertfordshire.

All Vendors
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 780 802 670
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 54.74% 51.74% 48.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 452 386 351
Hertfordshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - -3.61%
10th Percentile £190 £200 £208
90th Percentile £550 £575 £538
East of England median daily rate £430 £425 £388
% change year-on-year +1.18% +9.68% -3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 57 37
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.86% +20.69% -30.95%
10th Percentile £11.16 £11.25 £9.70
90th Percentile £52.50 £47.35 £44.05
East of England median hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.03% -8.33% -14.31%

Oracle
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle in Hertfordshire

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle in Hertfordshire

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 23 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle in Hertfordshire

Oracle
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle in Hertfordshire

Oracle
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 23 January 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
Watford +9 34 £525 +23.53% 4
Welwyn Garden City +5 23 £525 +23.53%
Hatfield -2 8 £413 -8.33% 5
Stevenage -7 5 £425 - 1
Hemel Hempstead -2 1 - - 2
Oracle
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 33 (37.08%) SQL
2 30 (33.71%) Finance
3 25 (28.09%) JIRA
4 24 (26.97%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (26.97%) PL/SQL
4 24 (26.97%) ETL
5 22 (24.72%) SQL Server
6 21 (23.60%) ERP
7 20 (22.47%) Migration
7 20 (22.47%) Oracle Fusion
8 19 (21.35%) Data Migration
9 17 (19.10%) TDD
10 16 (17.98%) PostgreSQL
10 16 (17.98%) C#
10 16 (17.98%) XML
11 15 (16.85%) Retail
11 15 (16.85%) Security Cleared
11 15 (16.85%) Test Automation
12 14 (15.73%) Reference Data
12 14 (15.73%) Data Mapping
12 14 (15.73%) Subversion
12 14 (15.73%) Hyperion
12 14 (15.73%) Scaled Agile Framework
13 13 (14.61%) SC Cleared
13 13 (14.61%) BDD
13 13 (14.61%) Talend
14 12 (13.48%) Java
14 12 (13.48%) Infrastructure Management
14 12 (13.48%) Oracle Database
15 11 (12.36%) SQL Server 2016

Oracle
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 6 (6.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (3.37%) Apache
2 3 (3.37%) Oracle Service Bus
2 3 (3.37%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.25%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.12%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.12%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (1.12%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.12%) HipChat
2 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.12%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (11.24%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (7.87%) HFM
3 6 (6.74%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (6.74%) Oracle ERP
4 4 (4.49%) Hyperion Planning
5 3 (3.37%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (2.25%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 2 (2.25%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (2.25%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (2.25%) NetSuite
6 2 (2.25%) Oracle Assets
6 2 (2.25%) Oracle General Ledger
6 2 (2.25%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (2.25%) Oracle Receivables
6 2 (2.25%) Unit4 Business World
7 1 (1.12%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (1.12%) Oracle Cash Management
7 1 (1.12%) Oracle Payroll
7 1 (1.12%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 1 (1.12%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.11%) SaaS
2 6 (6.74%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.37%) Akamai
4 2 (2.25%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.25%) Office 365
5 1 (1.12%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (1.12%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.12%) IaaS
5 1 (1.12%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.49%) Firewall
2 3 (3.37%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (3.37%) DNS
2 3 (3.37%) WAN
3 1 (1.12%) DHCP
3 1 (1.12%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (24.72%) SQL Server
2 16 (17.98%) PostgreSQL
3 12 (13.48%) Oracle Database
4 11 (12.36%) SQL Server 2016
4 11 (12.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (12.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (11.24%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (8.99%) Oracle Reports
6 8 (8.99%) Relational Database
7 7 (7.87%) Oracle Database 12c
7 7 (7.87%) PowerCenter
8 6 (6.74%) MySQL
9 4 (4.49%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (4.49%) Essbase
9 4 (4.49%) Oracle BI EE
9 4 (4.49%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (4.49%) Oracle ODI
10 2 (2.25%) DB2
11 1 (1.12%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 25 (28.09%) JIRA
2 14 (15.73%) Subversion
3 5 (5.62%) Oracle APEX
3 5 (5.62%) Toad
4 4 (4.49%) Sonatype Nexus
5 3 (3.37%) Git (software)
5 3 (3.37%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.12%) Artifactory
6 1 (1.12%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.12%) Checkstyle
6 1 (1.12%) Cobertura
6 1 (1.12%) ERwin
6 1 (1.12%) Gatling
6 1 (1.12%) Gradle
6 1 (1.12%) JMeter
6 1 (1.12%) LoadRunner
6 1 (1.12%) Maven
6 1 (1.12%) NeoLoad
General
1 30 (33.71%) Finance
2 15 (16.85%) Retail
3 6 (6.74%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (4.49%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 40 (44.94%) Developer
2 21 (23.60%) Oracle Developer
3 14 (15.73%) Data Migration Developer
4 13 (14.61%) Architect
4 13 (14.61%) ETL Developer
4 13 (14.61%) Oracle ETL Developer
4 13 (14.61%) PostgreSQL Developer
4 13 (14.61%) SQL Developer
4 13 (14.61%) SQL Server Developer
5 12 (13.48%) Analyst
6 9 (10.11%) Test Manager
7 7 (7.87%) Informatica Developer
8 6 (6.74%) Oracle Architect
8 6 (6.74%) Project Manager
8 6 (6.74%) Systems Analyst
9 5 (5.62%) Senior Developer
10 4 (4.49%) Business Analyst
10 4 (4.49%) OBIEE Developer
10 4 (4.49%) Solutions Architect
11 3 (3.37%) Lead Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (22.47%) Oracle Fusion
2 16 (17.98%) XML
3 11 (12.36%) JSON
4 6 (6.74%) .NET
5 4 (4.49%) LDAP
6 3 (3.37%) 802.1X
6 3 (3.37%) AngularJS
6 3 (3.37%) CSS
6 3 (3.37%) CSS3
6 3 (3.37%) Dropwizard
6 3 (3.37%) J2EE
7 2 (2.25%) ASP.NET
7 2 (2.25%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (2.25%) Web Services
8 1 (1.12%) Angular 2
8 1 (1.12%) boto
8 1 (1.12%) Middleware
8 1 (1.12%) REST
8 1 (1.12%) XSD
8 1 (1.12%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.73%) Reference Data
2 10 (11.24%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.37%) EMC VNX
3 3 (3.37%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.37%) VxBlock/Vblock
4 2 (2.25%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.25%) Pharmacovigilance
4 2 (2.25%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.12%) Analytical Mindset
5 1 (1.12%) Cloud Native
5 1 (1.12%) Clustering
5 1 (1.12%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.12%) FMCG
5 1 (1.12%) HP Superdome
5 1 (1.12%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.12%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.11%) Linux
2 5 (5.62%) Windows
2 5 (5.62%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.25%) Unix
4 1 (1.12%) HPUX
4 1 (1.12%) Solaris
4 1 (1.12%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (26.97%) Agile Software Development
1 24 (26.97%) ETL
2 21 (23.60%) ERP
3 20 (22.47%) Migration
4 19 (21.35%) Data Migration
5 17 (19.10%) TDD
6 15 (16.85%) Test Automation
7 14 (15.73%) Data Mapping
7 14 (15.73%) Scaled Agile Framework
8 13 (14.61%) BDD
9 12 (13.48%) Infrastructure Management
10 11 (12.36%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (12.36%) Problem-Solving
11 10 (11.24%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (10.11%) Data Management
13 8 (8.99%) Test Management
13 8 (8.99%) Test Scripting
14 7 (7.87%) Data Integration
14 7 (7.87%) Project Management
15 6 (6.74%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (37.08%) SQL
2 24 (26.97%) PL/SQL
3 16 (17.98%) C#
4 12 (13.48%) Java
5 11 (12.36%) T-SQL
6 3 (3.37%) Java 8
6 3 (3.37%) Perl
6 3 (3.37%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.12%) Python
7 1 (1.12%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 15 (16.85%) Security Cleared
2 13 (14.61%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.25%) ACCA
3 2 (2.25%) CIMA
4 1 (1.12%) Degree
4 1 (1.12%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.12%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (5.62%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.37%) Squid
3 3 (3.37%) Varnish
3 3 (3.37%) vSphere
4 1 (1.12%) Docker
4 1 (1.12%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (4.49%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (4.49%) Puppet
2 3 (3.37%) vCenter Server
3 1 (1.12%) Ansible
3 1 (1.12%) Docker Swarm
3 1 (1.12%) Hyperic
3 1 (1.12%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.12%) Mesos
3 1 (1.12%) Rancher
3 1 (1.12%) SCCM
3 1 (1.12%) SCOM
3 1 (1.12%) Terraform
3 1 (1.12%) yum
Vendors
1 14 (15.73%) Hyperion
2 13 (14.61%) Talend
3 7 (7.87%) Informatica
3 7 (7.87%) SAP
4 5 (5.62%) Cisco
5 4 (4.49%) VMware
6 3 (3.37%) Arista
6 3 (3.37%) Blue Coat
6 3 (3.37%) EMC
6 3 (3.37%) F5
6 3 (3.37%) Palo Alto
6 3 (3.37%) Riverbed
6 3 (3.37%) Unisys
7 2 (2.25%) Citrix
7 2 (2.25%) Epicor
7 2 (2.25%) HP
7 2 (2.25%) JD Edwards
7 2 (2.25%) MicroStrategy
7 2 (2.25%) Tableau
7 2 (2.25%) Xamarin