Period
to 23 June 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 23 June 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
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 22 30 10
Rank change year-on-year +8 -20 -5
Contract jobs citing Oracle 90 65 126
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 6.17% 5.23% 9.42%
As % of the Vendors category 11.73% 11.34% 19.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 49 75
Hertfordshire median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £363 £289 £325
90th Percentile £713 £625 £506
East of England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - £15.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -60.00% +109.59%
East of England median hourly rate £35.00 £31.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +12.90% -17.33% +36.36%

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 767 573 655
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 52.57% 46.14% 48.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 381 303 329
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £178 £195 £260
90th Percentile £550 £574 £532
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +4.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 48 34
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £15.86 £14.50 £13.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.38% +7.03% -12.17%
10th Percentile £11.48 £10.47 £7.97
90th Percentile £40.50 £44.13 £39.28
East of England median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year - -3.03% -17.50%

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 June 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 23 June 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
Watford +4 21 £400 -8.57% 5
Welwyn Garden City +8 18 £544 -9.38%
St Albans +3 5 £375 -
Hatfield -6 4 £365 -13.10% 1
Hitchin -2 1 - - 1
Stevenage -15 1 - -
Hemel Hempstead -17 1 - - 4
Oracle
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 32 (35.56%) Oracle Fusion
2 31 (34.44%) Finance
3 27 (30.00%) ERP
4 24 (26.67%) Java
4 24 (26.67%) Retail
5 21 (23.33%) JIRA
5 21 (23.33%) Migration
6 19 (21.11%) SQL
6 19 (21.11%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (20.00%) SAP
8 16 (17.78%) Oracle Database
9 15 (16.67%) Jenkins
10 14 (15.56%) Unix
10 14 (15.56%) IBM
11 13 (14.44%) DB2
11 13 (14.44%) Problem-Solving
12 12 (13.33%) Windows
12 12 (13.33%) Data Migration
13 11 (12.22%) WebSphere
13 11 (12.22%) AIX
13 11 (12.22%) Linux
13 11 (12.22%) DNA
13 11 (12.22%) E-Commerce
13 11 (12.22%) Analytical Skills
14 10 (11.11%) Git (software)
14 10 (11.11%) Test Automation
14 10 (11.11%) Magento
14 10 (11.11%) hybris
15 9 (10.00%) 3PAR
15 9 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management

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 11 (12.22%) WebSphere
2 8 (8.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 6 (6.67%) WebSphere Application Server
4 5 (5.56%) JBoss
5 4 (4.44%) Tomcat
6 3 (3.33%) Apache Solr
6 3 (3.33%) Confluence
6 3 (3.33%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (1.11%) CMS
7 1 (1.11%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (1.11%) IIS
7 1 (1.11%) MQSeries
7 1 (1.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (3.33%) HipChat
1 3 (3.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (3.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (11.11%) Magento
2 7 (7.78%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 6 (6.67%) Oracle ERP
4 5 (5.56%) HFM
5 4 (4.44%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (3.33%) Hyperion Planning
6 3 (3.33%) Unit4 Business World
7 2 (2.22%) BusinessWorks
7 2 (2.22%) Oracle 11i
7 2 (2.22%) Oracle Assets
7 2 (2.22%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (2.22%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
8 1 (1.11%) Oracle Cash Management
8 1 (1.11%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (1.11%) Oracle Payables
8 1 (1.11%) Oracle Receivables
8 1 (1.11%) Oracle Retail
8 1 (1.11%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
8 1 (1.11%) PeopleSoft HCM
8 1 (1.11%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.67%) SaaS
2 2 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.11%) IaaS
3 1 (1.11%) Office 365
3 1 (1.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.22%) Firewall
1 2 (2.22%) VoIP
2 1 (1.11%) HTTP
2 1 (1.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (17.78%) Oracle Database
2 13 (14.44%) DB2
3 9 (10.00%) Relational Database
4 8 (8.89%) MySQL
5 7 (7.78%) DbVisualizer
6 6 (6.67%) RDBMS
6 6 (6.67%) SQL Server
7 5 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (3.33%) MongoDB
9 2 (2.22%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (2.22%) Essbase
9 2 (2.22%) NoSQL
9 2 (2.22%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (2.22%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 2 (2.22%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (2.22%) Oracle Smart View
10 1 (1.11%) MS Access
10 1 (1.11%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 21 (23.33%) JIRA
2 15 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 10 (11.11%) Git (software)
4 7 (7.78%) Maven
5 5 (5.56%) Cucumber
5 5 (5.56%) Selenium
6 4 (4.44%) JMeter
6 4 (4.44%) LoadRunner
6 4 (4.44%) Sonatype Nexus
6 4 (4.44%) WebDriver
7 3 (3.33%) Apache Ivy
7 3 (3.33%) Bitbucket
7 3 (3.33%) Firebug
7 3 (3.33%) Gradle
7 3 (3.33%) Grunt
7 3 (3.33%) gulp
7 3 (3.33%) Hudson
7 3 (3.33%) The Grinder
7 3 (3.33%) webpack
8 2 (2.22%) Checkstyle
General
1 31 (34.44%) Finance
2 24 (26.67%) Retail
3 1 (1.11%) Banking
3 1 (1.11%) General Ledger
3 1 (1.11%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 18 (20.00%) Analyst
2 13 (14.44%) Developer
3 11 (12.22%) Consultant
4 9 (10.00%) Business Analyst
5 8 (8.89%) Oracle Consultant
5 8 (8.89%) Project Manager
6 7 (7.78%) Oracle Analyst
7 6 (6.67%) Automation Tester
7 6 (6.67%) Financial Analyst
7 6 (6.67%) IT Trainer
7 6 (6.67%) Tester
7 6 (6.67%) Trainer
8 5 (5.56%) Data Analyst
8 5 (5.56%) Oracle Business Analyst
8 5 (5.56%) Oracle Developer
9 4 (4.44%) Data Migration Analyst
9 4 (4.44%) Finance Business Analyst
9 4 (4.44%) Migration Analyst
10 3 (3.33%) Oracle Project Manager
10 3 (3.33%) Oracle Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (35.56%) Oracle Fusion
2 8 (8.89%) SAP PI
3 7 (7.78%) RESTful
4 5 (5.56%) RESTEasy
4 5 (5.56%) Web Services
5 4 (4.44%) Gherkin
6 3 (3.33%) KnockoutJS
6 3 (3.33%) React
6 3 (3.33%) REST
6 3 (3.33%) SAML
7 2 (2.22%) ActiveMQ
7 2 (2.22%) CSS
7 2 (2.22%) CSS3
7 2 (2.22%) Dropwizard
7 2 (2.22%) Hibernate
7 2 (2.22%) JMS
7 2 (2.22%) Node.js
7 2 (2.22%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (2.22%) Spring
7 2 (2.22%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.22%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.33%) FMCG
3 2 (2.22%) Clustering
3 2 (2.22%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.22%) Data Structures
3 2 (2.22%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.22%) Wiki
4 1 (1.11%) Minimum Viable Product
4 1 (1.11%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.11%) Robotics
4 1 (1.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (15.56%) Unix
2 12 (13.33%) Windows
3 11 (12.22%) AIX
3 11 (12.22%) Linux
4 4 (4.44%) Solaris
5 3 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.22%) CentOS
6 2 (2.22%) Fedora
6 2 (2.22%) Ubuntu
6 2 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.11%) SUSE
7 1 (1.11%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (30.00%) ERP
2 21 (23.33%) Migration
3 19 (21.11%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (14.44%) Problem-Solving
5 12 (13.33%) Data Migration
6 11 (12.22%) DNA
6 11 (12.22%) E-Commerce
7 10 (11.11%) Test Automation
8 9 (10.00%) DevOps
8 9 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (8.89%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (8.89%) SOA
10 7 (7.78%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (7.78%) Procure-to-Pay
10 7 (7.78%) Scrum
10 7 (7.78%) TDD
11 6 (6.67%) BDD
12 5 (5.56%) Business Analysis
12 5 (5.56%) Data Cleansing
12 5 (5.56%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (26.67%) Java
2 19 (21.11%) SQL
3 5 (5.56%) Bash Shell
3 5 (5.56%) PHP
4 4 (4.44%) PL/SQL
5 3 (3.33%) AWK
5 3 (3.33%) JavaScript
5 3 (3.33%) Perl
5 3 (3.33%) Ruby
5 3 (3.33%) VB
6 2 (2.22%) C++
6 2 (2.22%) Java 8
6 2 (2.22%) Python
7 1 (1.11%) C
7 1 (1.11%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.11%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.11%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (1.11%) Degree
1 1 (1.11%) ISTQB
1 1 (1.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (1.11%) MCP
1 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (1.11%) OCP
1 1 (1.11%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.22%) Data Quality
1 2 (2.22%) GDPR
1 2 (2.22%) PMO
1 2 (2.22%) SLA
2 1 (1.11%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.33%) Docker
1 3 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (8.89%) Control-M
2 5 (5.56%) Ansible
2 5 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (5.56%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (5.56%) Puppet
3 3 (3.33%) Grafana
3 3 (3.33%) Kubernetes
3 3 (3.33%) Rancher
3 3 (3.33%) Terraform
4 2 (2.22%) Docker Swarm
4 2 (2.22%) Mesos
4 2 (2.22%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (2.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (1.11%) HP Fortify
5 1 (1.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (1.11%) SCOM
5 1 (1.11%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 18 (20.00%) SAP
2 14 (15.56%) IBM
3 10 (11.11%) hybris
4 9 (10.00%) 3PAR
5 5 (5.56%) Hyperion
5 5 (5.56%) Intershop
5 5 (5.56%) VMware
6 3 (3.33%) AppDynamics
6 3 (3.33%) Atlassian
6 3 (3.33%) Dynatrace
6 3 (3.33%) Microsoft
6 3 (3.33%) New Relic
6 3 (3.33%) Red Hat
6 3 (3.33%) Teradata
7 2 (2.22%) Capita
7 2 (2.22%) MicroStrategy
7 2 (2.22%) MuleSoft
7 2 (2.22%) Sonatype
7 2 (2.22%) Tableau
7 2 (2.22%) WSO2