Period
to 21 November 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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 22 12 15
Rank change year-on-year -10 +3 -7
Contract jobs citing Oracle 112 145 115
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 6.85% 9.18% 8.30%
As % of the Vendors category 13.08% 18.19% 15.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 83 72
Hertfordshire median daily rate £525 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.53% - -4.23%
10th Percentile £378 £325 £269
90th Percentile £575 £600 £499
East of England median daily rate £500 £450 £400
% change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £50.00 £15.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +233.33% - -
East of England median hourly rate £12.75 £31.75 £41.25
% change year-on-year -59.84% -23.03% +34.69%

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 856 797 727
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 52.32% 50.44% 52.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 497 391 394
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% -7.32%
10th Percentile £176 £185 £217
90th Percentile £550 £575 £500
East of England median daily rate £425 £407 £375
% change year-on-year +4.36% +8.60% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 67 37
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.00 £16.81 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.16% +15.90% -30.95%
10th Percentile £11.66 £11.42 £9.21
90th Percentile £44.25 £46.50 £43.81
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 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 21 November 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 21 November 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 +2 37 £525 +16.67% 2
Watford +3 35 £538 +30.30% 2
Stevenage -2 7 £500 +108.33%
Hatfield -3 6 £413 -24.66% 4
Hemel Hempstead -15 1 - - 1
St Albans - 1 - -
Oracle
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 45 (40.18%) Finance
2 39 (34.82%) SQL
3 37 (33.04%) Oracle Fusion
4 35 (31.25%) ERP
5 34 (30.36%) JIRA
6 29 (25.89%) Agile Software Development
7 27 (24.11%) PL/SQL
7 27 (24.11%) Migration
8 25 (22.32%) SQL Server
9 24 (21.43%) Data Migration
10 23 (20.54%) TDD
10 23 (20.54%) ETL
11 19 (16.96%) Retail
12 18 (16.07%) C#
13 17 (15.18%) PostgreSQL
13 17 (15.18%) Test Automation
14 16 (14.29%) Subversion
14 16 (14.29%) Reference Data
14 16 (14.29%) Data Mapping
14 16 (14.29%) Security Cleared
14 16 (14.29%) XML
14 16 (14.29%) Hyperion
14 16 (14.29%) Scaled Agile Framework
15 15 (13.39%) Java
15 15 (13.39%) SC Cleared
15 15 (13.39%) BDD
15 15 (13.39%) Talend
16 14 (12.50%) Oracle EBS R12
16 14 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
17 12 (10.71%) 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 7 (6.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (3.57%) Oracle Service Bus
3 3 (2.68%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.89%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.89%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (0.89%) Confluence
4 1 (0.89%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.89%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.89%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.68%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.68%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.89%) HipChat
3 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 14 (12.50%) Oracle EBS R12
2 12 (10.71%) Oracle ERP
3 8 (7.14%) Oracle EBS
4 7 (6.25%) HFM
4 7 (6.25%) Oracle Financials
5 6 (5.36%) Hyperion Planning
6 4 (3.57%) Oracle 11i
7 3 (2.68%) Oracle Assets
7 3 (2.68%) Oracle General Ledger
7 3 (2.68%) Oracle Payables
7 3 (2.68%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 3 (2.68%) Oracle Receivables
8 2 (1.79%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 2 (1.79%) Oracle Cash Management
8 2 (1.79%) SAP ERP
9 1 (0.89%) Oracle Payroll
9 1 (0.89%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.04%) SaaS
2 3 (2.68%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.79%) IaaS
3 2 (1.79%) Office 365
4 1 (0.89%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.89%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.89%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.57%) Firewall
2 1 (0.89%) Network Security
2 1 (0.89%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (22.32%) SQL Server
2 17 (15.18%) PostgreSQL
3 12 (10.71%) Oracle Database
3 12 (10.71%) Oracle Reports
4 11 (9.82%) SQL Server 2016
4 11 (9.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (9.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (8.93%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (7.14%) Oracle BI EE
7 7 (6.25%) Essbase
7 7 (6.25%) Oracle Database 12c
8 6 (5.36%) Relational Database
9 4 (3.57%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (3.57%) Oracle ODI
9 4 (3.57%) PowerCenter
10 1 (0.89%) DB2
10 1 (0.89%) MS Access
10 1 (0.89%) MySQL
10 1 (0.89%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 34 (30.36%) JIRA
2 16 (14.29%) Subversion
3 7 (6.25%) Git (software)
3 7 (6.25%) Jenkins
4 5 (4.46%) Oracle APEX
4 5 (4.46%) Toad
5 2 (1.79%) JMeter
5 2 (1.79%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.89%) Artifactory
6 1 (0.89%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.89%) Checkstyle
6 1 (0.89%) Cobertura
6 1 (0.89%) ERwin
6 1 (0.89%) Gatling
6 1 (0.89%) Gradle
6 1 (0.89%) Maven
6 1 (0.89%) NeoLoad
6 1 (0.89%) Selenium
6 1 (0.89%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 45 (40.18%) Finance
2 19 (16.96%) Retail
3 6 (5.36%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (2.68%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.89%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 48 (42.86%) Developer
2 27 (24.11%) Oracle Developer
3 22 (19.64%) Analyst
4 16 (14.29%) Data Migration Developer
5 15 (13.39%) ETL Developer
5 15 (13.39%) Oracle ETL Developer
5 15 (13.39%) PostgreSQL Developer
5 15 (13.39%) SQL Developer
5 15 (13.39%) SQL Server Developer
6 11 (9.82%) Architect
7 10 (8.93%) Business Analyst
8 8 (7.14%) Test Manager
9 7 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 7 (6.25%) Java Developer
9 7 (6.25%) Oracle Architect
10 6 (5.36%) Backend Developer
10 6 (5.36%) Financial Analyst
10 6 (5.36%) OBIEE Developer
10 6 (5.36%) Oracle Analyst
10 6 (5.36%) Oracle Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (33.04%) Oracle Fusion
2 16 (14.29%) XML
3 10 (8.93%) JSON
4 7 (6.25%) AngularJS
4 7 (6.25%) CSS
4 7 (6.25%) CSS3
4 7 (6.25%) Dropwizard
5 6 (5.36%) .NET
6 4 (3.57%) LDAP
7 3 (2.68%) Web Services
8 2 (1.79%) ASP.NET
8 2 (1.79%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (1.79%) Middleware
9 1 (0.89%) Hibernate
9 1 (0.89%) Java EE
9 1 (0.89%) REST
9 1 (0.89%) RESTful
9 1 (0.89%) Spring
9 1 (0.89%) XSD
9 1 (0.89%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.29%) Reference Data
2 11 (9.82%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.79%) FMCG
3 2 (1.79%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.79%) Pharmacovigilance
4 1 (0.89%) Analytical Mindset
4 1 (0.89%) Cloud Native
4 1 (0.89%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.89%) Data Centre
4 1 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.89%) HP Superdome
4 1 (0.89%) Minimum Viable Product
4 1 (0.89%) Private Cloud
4 1 (0.89%) User Experience
4 1 (0.89%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.04%) Linux
2 5 (4.46%) Windows
3 4 (3.57%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.89%) HPUX
4 1 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.89%) Solaris
4 1 (0.89%) Unix
4 1 (0.89%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (31.25%) ERP
2 29 (25.89%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (24.11%) Migration
4 24 (21.43%) Data Migration
5 23 (20.54%) ETL
5 23 (20.54%) TDD
6 17 (15.18%) Test Automation
7 16 (14.29%) Data Mapping
7 16 (14.29%) Scaled Agile Framework
8 15 (13.39%) BDD
9 14 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
10 12 (10.71%) Infrastructure Management
10 12 (10.71%) Problem-Solving
10 12 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (8.93%) Data Management
11 10 (8.93%) Test Scripting
12 9 (8.04%) Test Management
13 8 (7.14%) Change Management
13 8 (7.14%) Defect Management
14 7 (6.25%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 39 (34.82%) SQL
2 27 (24.11%) PL/SQL
3 18 (16.07%) C#
4 15 (13.39%) Java
5 11 (9.82%) T-SQL
6 7 (6.25%) Java 8
7 3 (2.68%) Perl
7 3 (2.68%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.79%) VB
9 1 (0.89%) C
9 1 (0.89%) Python
9 1 (0.89%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 16 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 15 (13.39%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.89%) ACCA
3 1 (0.89%) CIMA
3 1 (0.89%) Degree
3 1 (0.89%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (0.89%) MCP
3 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.89%) OCP
3 1 (0.89%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (0.89%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.68%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.79%) SLA
3 1 (0.89%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (3.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.89%) Docker
2 1 (0.89%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.89%) Ansible
1 1 (0.89%) Docker Swarm
1 1 (0.89%) Kubernetes
1 1 (0.89%) Mesos
1 1 (0.89%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.89%) Puppet
1 1 (0.89%) Rancher
1 1 (0.89%) SCCM
1 1 (0.89%) SCOM
1 1 (0.89%) Terraform
1 1 (0.89%) yum
Vendors
1 16 (14.29%) Hyperion
2 15 (13.39%) Talend
3 10 (8.93%) SAP
4 6 (5.36%) MicroStrategy
5 5 (4.46%) Tableau
6 4 (3.57%) Informatica
6 4 (3.57%) Teradata
7 2 (1.79%) Cisco
7 2 (1.79%) Cognos
7 2 (1.79%) HP
7 2 (1.79%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.89%) AppDynamics
8 1 (0.89%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.89%) Citrix
8 1 (0.89%) Dynatrace
8 1 (0.89%) FireEye
8 1 (0.89%) Microsoft
8 1 (0.89%) MuleSoft
8 1 (0.89%) Sonatype
8 1 (0.89%) Workday