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 28 June 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.

Oracle
Bedfordshire / Luton
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 17 11
Rank change year-on-year -3 -6  
Contract jobs citing Oracle 7 7 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 4.40% 4.93% 9.35%
As % of the Vendors category 9.59% 10.00% 26.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 12
Median daily rate £400 £419 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.47% +4.68%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £325 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £511 £569 £638
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 £36.25 £27.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year +30.63% -7.50%  

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 73 70 49
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Luton 45.91% 49.30% 35.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 101 128
Median daily rate £475 £425 £218
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +95.40%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £158 £106
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £588 £512
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year +6.66% +4.16%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 15
Median hourly rate - £31.89 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -20.27%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £18.07
% change year-on-year -16.66% +16.21%  

Oracle
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

Job postings citing Oracle as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Luton.

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 28 June 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle in Luton.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle in Luton

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 9 (64.29%) Finance
2 7 (50.00%) Java
3 5 (35.71%) SQL
3 5 (35.71%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (35.71%) Oracle Fusion
4 4 (28.57%) Banking
4 4 (28.57%) Java EE
4 4 (28.57%) Oracle Database
4 4 (28.57%) PL/SQL
4 4 (28.57%) XML
4 4 (28.57%) JSP
5 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (21.43%) XSL
5 3 (21.43%) XSLT
5 3 (21.43%) J2EE
5 3 (21.43%) Hibernate
5 3 (21.43%) Technical Analysis
5 3 (21.43%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (21.43%) Spring
5 3 (21.43%) JSF
5 3 (21.43%) High Availability
6 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Billing
6 2 (14.29%) TOGAF
6 2 (14.29%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 2 (14.29%) SDLC
6 2 (14.29%) BDD
6 2 (14.29%) Migration
6 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development

Oracle
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 1 (7.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (7.14%) WebLogic
1 1 (7.14%) WebSphere
1 1 (7.14%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (7.14%) WebSphere Portal
Business Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle Database
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (7.14%) DB2
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
1 1 (7.14%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 9 (64.29%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Banking
3 2 (14.29%) Billing
4 1 (7.14%) General Ledger
4 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Consultant
1 4 (28.57%) Developer
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Applications Support
2 3 (21.43%) Java Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Agile Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Agile Java Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Functional Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle Functional Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Service Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Java Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Report Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle Fusion
2 4 (28.57%) Java EE
2 4 (28.57%) JSP
2 4 (28.57%) XML
3 3 (21.43%) Hibernate
3 3 (21.43%) J2EE
3 3 (21.43%) JSF
3 3 (21.43%) Spring
3 3 (21.43%) XSL
3 3 (21.43%) XSLT
4 2 (14.29%) Struts
5 1 (7.14%) HTML
5 1 (7.14%) JSR 168
5 1 (7.14%) JSR 286
5 1 (7.14%) OSGi
5 1 (7.14%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Solaris
1 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) High Availability
1 3 (21.43%) Technical Analysis
2 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (14.29%) BDD
2 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (14.29%) Migration
2 2 (14.29%) SDLC
2 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (14.29%) TDD
2 2 (14.29%) TOGAF
2 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
3 1 (7.14%) Data Security
3 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (7.14%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (7.14%) Identity Management
3 1 (7.14%) ITSM
3 1 (7.14%) Release Management
3 1 (7.14%) Service Management
3 1 (7.14%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) Java
2 5 (35.71%) SQL
3 4 (28.57%) PL/SQL
4 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (7.14%) BEA
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco
2 1 (7.14%) Citrix
2 1 (7.14%) IBM
2 1 (7.14%) Lumesse
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) SAP
2 1 (7.14%) Splunk
2 1 (7.14%) TIBCO
2 1 (7.14%) VMware