The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Luton with a requirement for Oracle Database skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Oracle Database over the 3 months to 30 April 2017 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.

Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Bedfordshire / Luton
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 28 26
Rank change year-on-year +11 -2  
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 4 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 3.67% 0.57% 0.63%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 57.14% 16.67% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 1
Median daily rate £388 £413 £625
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.06% -34.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £385
% change year-on-year +6.66% -2.59%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £41.50 £42.38
% change year-on-year -3.61% -2.06%  

Oracle Database is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Luton with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Luton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 7 6 32
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Luton 6.42% 3.43% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 23
Median daily rate £375 £413 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% -13.15%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £347 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £413 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -9.23% -  

Oracle Database
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Luton citing Oracle Database as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Database in Luton

Oracle Database
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Database in Luton

Oracle Database
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle Database in Luton over the 3 months to 30 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle Database in Luton

Oracle Database
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle Database in Luton

For the 6 months to 30 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Database also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Luton region with a requirement for Oracle Database.

1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) Finance
3 4 (57.14%) Technical Analysis
3 4 (57.14%) Spring
3 4 (57.14%) Java EE
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (57.14%) Java
3 4 (57.14%) PL/SQL
3 4 (57.14%) JSP
3 4 (57.14%) XML
3 4 (57.14%) XSL
3 4 (57.14%) XSLT
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (57.14%) Hibernate
4 3 (42.86%) Struts
4 3 (42.86%) JSF
5 2 (28.57%) Banking
5 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
5 2 (28.57%) High Availability
5 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
5 2 (28.57%) WebLogic
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (28.57%) ETL
5 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (28.57%) SLA
5 2 (28.57%) BEA
6 1 (14.29%) TIBCO

Oracle Database
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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 2 (28.57%) WebLogic
2 1 (14.29%) JBoss
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Pega PRPC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 1 (14.29%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Applications Support
2 2 (28.57%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Support Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Designer
3 1 (14.29%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Java Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Service Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Solutions Designer
3 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) Hibernate
1 4 (57.14%) Java EE
1 4 (57.14%) JSP
1 4 (57.14%) Spring
1 4 (57.14%) XML
1 4 (57.14%) XSL
1 4 (57.14%) XSLT
2 3 (42.86%) JSF
2 3 (42.86%) Struts
3 1 (14.29%) J2EE
3 1 (14.29%) JRules
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Technical Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (28.57%) ETL
2 2 (28.57%) High Availability
2 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
2 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
2 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) SOA
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
3 1 (14.29%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) BEA
3 1 (14.29%) Lumesse
3 1 (14.29%) Pega
3 1 (14.29%) SAP
3 1 (14.29%) Splunk
3 1 (14.29%) Talend
3 1 (14.29%) TIBCO