The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Luton 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 3 months to 24 March 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within the Oracle Corporation.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle
Bedfordshire / Luton
Rank 12 27 8
Rank change year-on-year +15 -19  
Contract jobs citing Oracle 7 1 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 6.86% 0.60% 12.96%
As % of the Vendors category 20.59% 1.37% 28.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 14
Median daily rate £525 £338 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +55.55% -30.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £338 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £534 £338 £595
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £40.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year -2.50% +3.89%  

Oracle is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Luton.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Luton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 34 73 75
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Luton 33.33% 43.98% 46.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 50 59
Median daily rate £425 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.04% +5.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £313 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £588 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 3
Median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.66% -62.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

Oracle
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle in Luton

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle in Luton

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle in Luton over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle in Luton

Oracle
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle in Luton

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle 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.

1 7 (41.18%) SQL
2 6 (35.29%) XML
2 6 (35.29%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (35.29%) Finance
3 5 (29.41%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (29.41%) Oracle Fusion
3 5 (29.41%) Oracle Database
4 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (23.53%) ETL
4 4 (23.53%) Java
5 3 (17.65%) PL/SQL
5 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
5 3 (17.65%) WebLogic
5 3 (17.65%) JSP
5 3 (17.65%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (17.65%) BEA
5 3 (17.65%) Validation
5 3 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (17.65%) GAP Analysis
5 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (17.65%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 3 (17.65%) WebSphere
5 3 (17.65%) Java EE
5 3 (17.65%) Billing
6 2 (11.76%) TOGAF
6 2 (11.76%) Banking
6 2 (11.76%) Hibernate
6 2 (11.76%) VMware
6 2 (11.76%) Teradata
6 2 (11.76%) Spring

Oracle
Top Related 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 3 (17.65%) WebLogic
1 3 (17.65%) WebSphere
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (5.88%) JBoss
3 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.88%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (5.88%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) MPLS
1 2 (11.76%) NetScaler
1 2 (11.76%) WAN
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) Oracle Database
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
3 2 (11.76%) Data Mart
3 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (11.76%) MS Access
3 2 (11.76%) OLAP
3 2 (11.76%) OLTP
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle ODI
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (5.88%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Eclipse
1 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.88%) Rational Application Developer
1 1 (5.88%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Billing
3 2 (11.76%) Banking
4 1 (5.88%) General Ledger
4 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Architect
1 6 (35.29%) Consultant
2 5 (29.41%) Oracle Consultant
3 3 (17.65%) Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Applications Support
4 2 (11.76%) Data Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Functional Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle Functional Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Applications Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Data Integration Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Report Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (5.88%) TIBCO Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Virtualisation Technical Architect
5 1 (5.88%) VMware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) XML
2 5 (29.41%) Oracle Fusion
3 3 (17.65%) Java EE
3 3 (17.65%) JSP
4 2 (11.76%) Hibernate
4 2 (11.76%) J2EE
4 2 (11.76%) JSF
4 2 (11.76%) Spring
4 2 (11.76%) XSL
4 2 (11.76%) XSLT
5 1 (5.88%) HTML
5 1 (5.88%) JRules
5 1 (5.88%) JSON
5 1 (5.88%) JSR 168
5 1 (5.88%) JSR 286
5 1 (5.88%) OSGi
5 1 (5.88%) RESTful
5 1 (5.88%) Servlets
5 1 (5.88%) SOAP
5 1 (5.88%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
1 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (23.53%) ETL
3 3 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (17.65%) GAP Analysis
3 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (17.65%) Validation
4 2 (11.76%) Converged Infrastructure
4 2 (11.76%) Migration
4 2 (11.76%) SOA
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Analysis
4 2 (11.76%) TOGAF
5 1 (5.88%) Contract Management
5 1 (5.88%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (5.88%) High Availability
5 1 (5.88%) Logical Data Model
5 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.88%) Physical Data Model
5 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
5 1 (5.88%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) SQL
2 4 (23.53%) Java
3 3 (17.65%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) MCITP
1 2 (11.76%) MCSE
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.88%) AWS Certification
2 1 (5.88%) VCAP
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.88%) Data Quality
2 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (11.76%) vSphere
1 2 (11.76%) XenApp
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) SCCM
1 1 (5.88%) Simpana
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) BEA
2 2 (11.76%) 3PAR
2 2 (11.76%) Citrix
2 2 (11.76%) HP
2 2 (11.76%) IBM
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) PeopleSoft
2 2 (11.76%) SAP
2 2 (11.76%) Teradata
2 2 (11.76%) TIBCO
2 2 (11.76%) VMware
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco
3 1 (5.88%) CommVault
3 1 (5.88%) Lumesse
3 1 (5.88%) Pega
3 1 (5.88%) Splunk
3 1 (5.88%) Talend