Period
to 22 September 2018

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 22 September 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 > Hertfordshire
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 22 12
Rank change year-on-year -4 -10 -4
Contract jobs citing Oracle 103 100 127
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 6.35% 7.09% 8.80%
As % of the Vendors category 12.23% 14.22% 17.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 59 79
Hertfordshire median daily rate £500 £415 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.48% -7.78% -
10th Percentile £363 £320 £269
90th Percentile £590 £628 £513
East of England median daily rate £500 £450 £413
% change year-on-year +11.11% +9.09% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - £15.00 -
East of England median hourly rate £27.00 £26.44 £42.88
% change year-on-year +2.12% -38.33% +12.83%

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 842 703 747
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 51.88% 49.86% 51.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 451 361 377
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% -3.23%
10th Percentile £163 £200 £212
90th Percentile £550 £575 £513
East of England median daily rate £425 £425 £388
% change year-on-year - +9.68% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 59 29
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +26.92% -37.90%
10th Percentile £11.24 £11.46 £8.25
90th Percentile £43.00 £43.60 £22.30
East of England median hourly rate £16.88 £16.06 £16.50
% change year-on-year +5.07% -2.67% -19.51%

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 22 September 2018.

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 22 September 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
Welwyn Garden City +1 28 £500 +11.11% 2
Watford +3 24 £550 +52.57% 3
Stevenage -2 7 £500 +108.33% 1
St Albans +1 5 £375 - 1
Hatfield -7 3 £413 -8.33% 10
Hitchin -4 1 - -
Hemel Hempstead -18 1 - - 1
Oracle
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 43 (41.75%) Finance
2 41 (39.81%) Oracle Fusion
3 33 (32.04%) ERP
4 30 (29.13%) SQL
5 25 (24.27%) JIRA
6 24 (23.30%) Migration
7 23 (22.33%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (20.39%) Data Migration
9 19 (18.45%) SQL Server
10 18 (17.48%) TDD
10 18 (17.48%) Retail
11 17 (16.50%) PL/SQL
12 16 (15.53%) Java
13 13 (12.62%) Stakeholder Management
13 13 (12.62%) Test Automation
13 13 (12.62%) Infrastructure Management
14 12 (11.65%) Oracle ERP
14 12 (11.65%) C#
14 12 (11.65%) ETL
14 12 (11.65%) Hyperion
15 11 (10.68%) Linux
15 11 (10.68%) SAP
15 11 (10.68%) PostgreSQL
15 11 (10.68%) Problem-Solving
16 10 (9.71%) Scaled Agile Framework
16 10 (9.71%) Oracle Database
16 10 (9.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 10 (9.71%) Talend
16 10 (9.71%) XML
16 10 (9.71%) Oracle Reports

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 10 (9.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 6 (5.83%) Oracle Service Bus
3 3 (2.91%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.94%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.94%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.97%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (0.97%) Confluence
5 1 (0.97%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (0.97%) IIS
5 1 (0.97%) JBoss
5 1 (0.97%) MQSeries
5 1 (0.97%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.97%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (4.85%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (4.85%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.94%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.97%) HipChat
3 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 12 (11.65%) Oracle ERP
2 9 (8.74%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (8.74%) Oracle EBS R12
3 8 (7.77%) HFM
3 8 (7.77%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 7 (6.80%) Oracle Financials
5 6 (5.83%) Hyperion Planning
6 4 (3.88%) Oracle 11i
7 2 (1.94%) Oracle Assets
7 2 (1.94%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
7 2 (1.94%) Oracle General Ledger
7 2 (1.94%) Oracle Payables
7 2 (1.94%) Oracle Receivables
7 2 (1.94%) SAP ERP
7 2 (1.94%) Unit4 Business World
8 1 (0.97%) BusinessWorks
8 1 (0.97%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 1 (0.97%) Oracle Cash Management
8 1 (0.97%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.85%) SaaS
2 3 (2.91%) Office 365
3 2 (1.94%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.94%) IaaS
3 2 (1.94%) PaaS
4 1 (0.97%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.97%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.88%) Firewall
2 2 (1.94%) VoIP
3 1 (0.97%) HTTP
3 1 (0.97%) Network Security
3 1 (0.97%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (18.45%) SQL Server
2 11 (10.68%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (9.71%) Oracle Database
3 10 (9.71%) Oracle Reports
4 8 (7.77%) Oracle BI EE
5 7 (6.80%) Essbase
6 6 (5.83%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (4.85%) Oracle Database 12c
7 5 (4.85%) SQL Server 2016
7 5 (4.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (4.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (2.91%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.94%) MS Access
9 2 (1.94%) MySQL
9 2 (1.94%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.97%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.97%) DB2
10 1 (0.97%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.97%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.97%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 25 (24.27%) JIRA
2 10 (9.71%) Subversion
3 8 (7.77%) Git (software)
4 7 (6.80%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.94%) JMeter
5 2 (1.94%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.97%) Artifactory
6 1 (0.97%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.97%) Checkstyle
6 1 (0.97%) Cobertura
6 1 (0.97%) Gatling
6 1 (0.97%) Gradle
6 1 (0.97%) Maven
6 1 (0.97%) NeoLoad
6 1 (0.97%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.97%) Selenium
6 1 (0.97%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 43 (41.75%) Finance
2 18 (17.48%) Retail
3 4 (3.88%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.97%) Banking
4 1 (0.97%) General Ledger
4 1 (0.97%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 34 (33.01%) Developer
2 22 (21.36%) Analyst
3 18 (17.48%) Oracle Developer
4 12 (11.65%) Business Analyst
5 10 (9.71%) Data Migration Developer
5 10 (9.71%) ETL Developer
5 10 (9.71%) Oracle ETL Developer
5 10 (9.71%) PostgreSQL Developer
5 10 (9.71%) SQL Developer
5 10 (9.71%) SQL Server Developer
6 8 (7.77%) Oracle Analyst
6 8 (7.77%) Project Manager
7 7 (6.80%) Architect
7 7 (6.80%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 7 (6.80%) Financial Analyst
7 7 (6.80%) Java Developer
7 7 (6.80%) Oracle Business Analyst
8 6 (5.83%) Backend Developer
8 6 (5.83%) Migration Analyst
8 6 (5.83%) OBIEE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (39.81%) Oracle Fusion
2 10 (9.71%) XML
3 7 (6.80%) AngularJS
3 7 (6.80%) CSS
3 7 (6.80%) CSS3
3 7 (6.80%) Dropwizard
4 6 (5.83%) .NET
5 5 (4.85%) JSON
6 4 (3.88%) LDAP
7 3 (2.91%) Web Services
8 2 (1.94%) ASP.NET
8 2 (1.94%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (1.94%) Hibernate
8 2 (1.94%) Spring
8 2 (1.94%) Spring Boot
9 1 (0.97%) Kafka
9 1 (0.97%) Node.js
9 1 (0.97%) RabbitMQ
9 1 (0.97%) REST
9 1 (0.97%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.71%) Reference Data
2 9 (8.74%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (0.97%) Analytical Mindset
3 1 (0.97%) Cloud Native
3 1 (0.97%) Data Centre
3 1 (0.97%) Data Structures
3 1 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (0.97%) FMCG
3 1 (0.97%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.97%) Minimum Viable Product
3 1 (0.97%) Pharmacovigilance
3 1 (0.97%) Private Cloud
3 1 (0.97%) Public Cloud
3 1 (0.97%) User Experience
3 1 (0.97%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.68%) Linux
2 8 (7.77%) Windows
3 4 (3.88%) Windows Server
4 3 (2.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (2.91%) Unix
5 2 (1.94%) Solaris
6 1 (0.97%) AIX
6 1 (0.97%) CentOS
6 1 (0.97%) Fedora
6 1 (0.97%) SUSE
6 1 (0.97%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.97%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (32.04%) ERP
2 24 (23.30%) Migration
3 23 (22.33%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (20.39%) Data Migration
5 18 (17.48%) TDD
6 13 (12.62%) Infrastructure Management
6 13 (12.62%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (12.62%) Test Automation
7 12 (11.65%) ETL
8 11 (10.68%) Problem-Solving
9 10 (9.71%) BDD
9 10 (9.71%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (9.71%) Data Mapping
9 10 (9.71%) Scaled Agile Framework
9 10 (9.71%) SOA
10 9 (8.74%) Change Management
11 8 (7.77%) Procure-to-Pay
12 7 (6.80%) Business Analysis
12 7 (6.80%) Visualisation
13 6 (5.83%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 30 (29.13%) SQL
2 17 (16.50%) PL/SQL
3 16 (15.53%) Java
4 12 (11.65%) C#
5 7 (6.80%) Java 8
6 6 (5.83%) T-SQL
7 3 (2.91%) Perl
7 3 (2.91%) PowerShell
7 3 (2.91%) VB
8 1 (0.97%) C
8 1 (0.97%) C++
8 1 (0.97%) Python
8 1 (0.97%) Ruby
8 1 (0.97%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.97%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 10 (9.71%) SC Cleared
1 10 (9.71%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.97%) ACCA
2 1 (0.97%) CIMA
2 1 (0.97%) ISTQB
2 1 (0.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (0.97%) MCP
2 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.97%) OCP
2 1 (0.97%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.91%) Data Quality
1 3 (2.91%) SLA
2 2 (1.94%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (3.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.97%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.97%) Ansible
1 1 (0.97%) Docker Swarm
1 1 (0.97%) Kubernetes
1 1 (0.97%) Mesos
1 1 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.97%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (0.97%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (0.97%) Puppet
1 1 (0.97%) Rancher
1 1 (0.97%) SCOM
1 1 (0.97%) Terraform
1 1 (0.97%) yum
Vendors
1 12 (11.65%) Hyperion
2 11 (10.68%) SAP
3 10 (9.71%) Talend
4 6 (5.83%) MicroStrategy
5 5 (4.85%) Tableau
6 4 (3.88%) Teradata
7 3 (2.91%) Microsoft
8 2 (1.94%) Cognos
8 2 (1.94%) HP
8 2 (1.94%) IBM
8 2 (1.94%) MuleSoft
8 2 (1.94%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.94%) webMethods
8 2 (1.94%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.97%) AppDynamics
9 1 (0.97%) Dynatrace
9 1 (0.97%) Sonatype
9 1 (0.97%) Veritas
9 1 (0.97%) VMware
9 1 (0.97%) WSO2