The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northampton 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 26 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
Northamptonshire / Northampton
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 19 20
Rank change year-on-year +1 +1  
Contract jobs citing Oracle 12 14 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northampton 4.88% 6.39% 4.61%
As % of the Vendors category 13.48% 20.29% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 7
Median daily rate £450 £338 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -28.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £323 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £29.06
% change year-on-year +34.61% -10.53%  

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 Northampton.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Northampton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 89 69 65
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northampton 36.18% 31.51% 29.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 50 46
Median daily rate £375 £425 £407
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +4.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £275 £171
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 3
Median hourly rate £10.50 £11.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.69% -39.47%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.50 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.40 £21.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.07
% change year-on-year -14.63% +13.44%  

Oracle
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northampton 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 Northampton

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle in Northampton

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northampton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle in Northampton over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle in Northampton

Oracle
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle in Northampton

For the 6 months to 26 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 Northampton region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 19 (50.00%) Java
2 14 (36.84%) Finance
3 13 (34.21%) Banking
4 11 (28.95%) SQL Server
4 11 (28.95%) Oracle Database
5 10 (26.32%) JavaScript
5 10 (26.32%) Ajax
6 9 (23.68%) SQL
6 9 (23.68%) XML
6 9 (23.68%) Unix
6 9 (23.68%) Data Modelling
6 9 (23.68%) jQuery
6 9 (23.68%) Git (software)
7 8 (21.05%) Performance Testing
7 8 (21.05%) Oracle Reports
7 8 (21.05%) IBM
7 8 (21.05%) J2EE
7 8 (21.05%) Hibernate
8 7 (18.42%) TDD
8 7 (18.42%) Spring
8 7 (18.42%) OO
8 7 (18.42%) SOAP
8 7 (18.42%) RDBMS
8 7 (18.42%) JPA
8 7 (18.42%) Oracle EBS R12
8 7 (18.42%) Gradle
8 7 (18.42%) MongoDB
8 7 (18.42%) Relational Database
9 6 (15.79%) Performance Monitoring
9 6 (15.79%) Test Planning

Oracle
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northampton 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 (7.89%) JBoss
1 3 (7.89%) WebSphere
2 2 (5.26%) WebLogic
2 2 (5.26%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (2.63%) Apache
3 1 (2.63%) GlassFish
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (2.63%) WebLogic Integration
3 1 (2.63%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (2.63%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.63%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 7 (18.42%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (13.16%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (13.16%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (5.26%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (5.26%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) Internet
1 1 (2.63%) Intranet
1 1 (2.63%) LAN
1 1 (2.63%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.95%) Oracle Database
1 11 (28.95%) SQL Server
2 8 (21.05%) Oracle Reports
3 7 (18.42%) MongoDB
3 7 (18.42%) RDBMS
3 7 (18.42%) Relational Database
4 3 (7.89%) DB2
5 2 (5.26%) NoSQL
5 2 (5.26%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (2.63%) MySQL
6 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.63%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (2.63%) Spotfire
6 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (23.68%) Git (software)
2 7 (18.42%) Gradle
3 6 (15.79%) Eclipse
3 6 (15.79%) IntelliJ
3 6 (15.79%) Jenkins
3 6 (15.79%) JIRA
3 6 (15.79%) JProfiler
3 6 (15.79%) JUnit
4 1 (2.63%) ClearCase
4 1 (2.63%) Lombardi
4 1 (2.63%) Subversion
General
1 14 (36.84%) Finance
2 13 (34.21%) Banking
3 5 (13.16%) Billing
4 1 (2.63%) Legal
4 1 (2.63%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 11 (28.95%) Developer
2 8 (21.05%) Java Developer
3 7 (18.42%) Analyst
4 5 (13.16%) Applications Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) Applications Support
4 5 (13.16%) Applications Support Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) Support Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) Test Analyst
5 4 (10.53%) Consultant
6 3 (7.89%) Oracle Consultant
6 3 (7.89%) Performance Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Performance Test Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Agile Java Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Banking Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Data Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Migration Consultant
7 2 (5.26%) Oracle Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Performance Tester
7 2 (5.26%) Project Manager
7 2 (5.26%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (26.32%) Ajax
2 9 (23.68%) jQuery
2 9 (23.68%) XML
3 8 (21.05%) Hibernate
3 8 (21.05%) J2EE
4 7 (18.42%) JPA
4 7 (18.42%) SOAP
4 7 (18.42%) Spring
5 6 (15.79%) CSS
5 6 (15.79%) HTML
5 6 (15.79%) JSON
5 6 (15.79%) XSLT
6 5 (13.16%) FIX Protocol
6 5 (13.16%) Web Services
7 4 (10.53%) AngularJS
8 2 (5.26%) Dojo
8 2 (5.26%) LESS
8 2 (5.26%) Node.js
8 2 (5.26%) React
8 2 (5.26%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.63%) DataPower
2 1 (2.63%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.63%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.68%) Unix
2 2 (5.26%) Android
2 2 (5.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.68%) Data Modelling
2 8 (21.05%) Performance Testing
3 7 (18.42%) OO
3 7 (18.42%) TDD
4 6 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (15.79%) Performance Monitoring
4 6 (15.79%) RAD
4 6 (15.79%) Test Automation
4 6 (15.79%) Test Planning
4 6 (15.79%) Test Scripting
4 6 (15.79%) Unit Testing
5 5 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (13.16%) Performance Engineering
5 5 (13.16%) Regression Testing
5 5 (13.16%) Test Strategy
5 5 (13.16%) Volume Testing
6 4 (10.53%) Data Migration
6 4 (10.53%) Migration
6 4 (10.53%) MVC
7 3 (7.89%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (50.00%) Java
2 10 (26.32%) JavaScript
3 9 (23.68%) SQL
4 2 (5.26%) R
5 1 (2.63%) Groovy
5 1 (2.63%) MATLAB
5 1 (2.63%) Perl
5 1 (2.63%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.63%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (2.63%) ISEB
1 1 (2.63%) ISTQB
1 1 (2.63%) PMI Certification
1 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.63%) PMO
2 1 (2.63%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (15.79%) Ganglia
1 6 (15.79%) nmon
2 5 (13.16%) Tivoli
2 5 (13.16%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 1 (2.63%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (21.05%) IBM
2 6 (15.79%) AppDynamics
2 6 (15.79%) Perforce
3 1 (2.63%) Chordiant
3 1 (2.63%) HP
3 1 (2.63%) Kony
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.63%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (2.63%) SAP
3 1 (2.63%) Sencha
3 1 (2.63%) Sybase
3 1 (2.63%) Tableau