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 28 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.

Oracle
Northamptonshire / Northampton
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 6 24
Rank change year-on-year -5 +18  
Contract jobs citing Oracle 27 34 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northampton 10.55% 15.11% 3.96%
As % of the Vendors category 30.34% 36.17% 10.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 25 6
Median daily rate £410 £413 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.60% -8.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £305 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £513 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.91%  
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 Northampton.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Northampton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 89 94 124
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northampton 34.77% 41.78% 37.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 66 63
Median daily rate £344 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.06% -5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £205 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 6
Median hourly rate £13.00 £11.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.18% -24.13%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.00 £18.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -14.47% +11.76%  

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 28 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Oracle in Northampton.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle in Northampton

Oracle
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 28 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 Northampton region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 27 (42.86%) Java
2 23 (36.51%) Finance
2 23 (36.51%) Banking
3 20 (31.75%) Test Scripting
4 19 (30.16%) Unix
5 18 (28.57%) SQL
6 17 (26.98%) Oracle Database
7 15 (23.81%) IBM
7 15 (23.81%) Performance Testing
8 14 (22.22%) Oracle EBS R12
9 13 (20.63%) Performance Monitoring
10 12 (19.05%) Tivoli
10 12 (19.05%) Tivoli Monitoring
10 12 (19.05%) Linux
11 11 (17.46%) SQL Server
11 11 (17.46%) XML
11 11 (17.46%) Git (software)
12 10 (15.87%) Test Strategy
12 10 (15.87%) Test Planning
13 9 (14.29%) AppDynamics
13 9 (14.29%) Performance Engineering
13 9 (14.29%) JavaScript
13 9 (14.29%) Spring
13 9 (14.29%) Ajax
13 9 (14.29%) Relational Database
13 9 (14.29%) nmon
13 9 (14.29%) Ganglia
14 8 (12.70%) Volume Testing
14 8 (12.70%) JSON
14 8 (12.70%) JIRA

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 5 (7.94%) JBoss
2 3 (4.76%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.17%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.17%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.59%) Apache
4 1 (1.59%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.59%) GlassFish
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.59%) WebLogic Integration
4 1 (1.59%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (1.59%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 1 (1.59%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.59%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 14 (22.22%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (7.94%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (7.94%) Oracle Receivables
3 4 (6.35%) Unit4 Business World
4 2 (3.17%) Oracle ASCP
4 2 (3.17%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (3.17%) SAP ERP
5 1 (1.59%) Demantra
5 1 (1.59%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (1.59%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (1.59%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (1.59%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.17%) GitHub
2 1 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.17%) Firewall
2 1 (1.59%) Internet
2 1 (1.59%) Intranet
2 1 (1.59%) Kerberos
2 1 (1.59%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (26.98%) Oracle Database
2 11 (17.46%) SQL Server
3 9 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 8 (12.70%) Oracle Reports
5 6 (9.52%) MongoDB
5 6 (9.52%) RDBMS
6 4 (6.35%) DB2
7 2 (3.17%) MySQL
7 2 (3.17%) NoSQL
7 2 (3.17%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.59%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (1.59%) SAP Data Services
8 1 (1.59%) Spotfire
8 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (17.46%) Git (software)
2 8 (12.70%) Eclipse
2 8 (12.70%) IntelliJ
2 8 (12.70%) JIRA
2 8 (12.70%) JUnit
3 6 (9.52%) Gradle
4 5 (7.94%) Jenkins
4 5 (7.94%) JProfiler
5 3 (4.76%) JBehave
5 3 (4.76%) Maven
5 3 (4.76%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.59%) ClearCase
6 1 (1.59%) ERwin
6 1 (1.59%) HP UFT
6 1 (1.59%) Lombardi
6 1 (1.59%) Selenium
6 1 (1.59%) Subversion
6 1 (1.59%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 23 (36.51%) Banking
1 23 (36.51%) Finance
2 4 (6.35%) Billing
3 1 (1.59%) General Ledger
3 1 (1.59%) Legal
3 1 (1.59%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 18 (28.57%) Analyst
2 16 (25.40%) Developer
3 13 (20.63%) Test Analyst
4 10 (15.87%) Java Developer
4 10 (15.87%) Performance Analyst
4 10 (15.87%) Performance Test Analyst
5 7 (11.11%) Consultant
5 7 (11.11%) Oracle Consultant
6 5 (7.94%) Functional Consultant
6 5 (7.94%) Oracle Functional Consultant
7 4 (6.35%) Applications Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) Applications Support
7 4 (6.35%) Applications Support Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) Data Analyst
7 4 (6.35%) Support Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Informatica Developer
8 3 (4.76%) Oracle Supply Chain Functional Consultant
8 3 (4.76%) SQL Developer
8 3 (4.76%) Supply Chain Consultant
8 3 (4.76%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (17.46%) XML
2 9 (14.29%) Ajax
2 9 (14.29%) Spring
3 8 (12.70%) HTML
3 8 (12.70%) jQuery
3 8 (12.70%) JSON
3 8 (12.70%) XSLT
4 7 (11.11%) Hibernate
4 7 (11.11%) J2EE
5 6 (9.52%) JPA
5 6 (9.52%) SOAP
6 5 (7.94%) CSS
6 5 (7.94%) Web Services
7 4 (6.35%) FIX Protocol
7 4 (6.35%) HTML5
8 3 (4.76%) AngularJS
8 3 (4.76%) JAXB
8 3 (4.76%) Middleware
8 3 (4.76%) SAX
9 2 (3.17%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.17%) Mainframe
2 2 (3.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.59%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.59%) DataPower
3 1 (1.59%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.59%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 19 (30.16%) Unix
2 12 (19.05%) Linux
3 5 (7.94%) Windows
4 2 (3.17%) Android
4 2 (3.17%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.59%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (31.75%) Test Scripting
2 15 (23.81%) Performance Testing
3 13 (20.63%) Performance Monitoring
4 10 (15.87%) Test Planning
4 10 (15.87%) Test Strategy
5 9 (14.29%) Performance Engineering
6 8 (12.70%) Migration
6 8 (12.70%) Volume Testing
7 7 (11.11%) Data Modelling
8 6 (9.52%) Data Migration
8 6 (9.52%) OO
8 6 (9.52%) TDD
9 5 (7.94%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (7.94%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (7.94%) RAD
9 5 (7.94%) Unit Testing
10 4 (6.35%) MVC
10 4 (6.35%) Regression Testing
10 4 (6.35%) Supply Chain Management
11 3 (4.76%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 27 (42.86%) Java
2 18 (28.57%) SQL
3 9 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 4 (6.35%) PL/SQL
5 3 (4.76%) C
6 2 (3.17%) R
7 1 (1.59%) Groovy
7 1 (1.59%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.59%) Perl
7 1 (1.59%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (3.17%) ISEB
1 2 (3.17%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.59%) CISM
2 1 (1.59%) CISSP
2 1 (1.59%) Degree
2 1 (1.59%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) QA
2 1 (1.59%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.59%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (3.17%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.59%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (19.05%) Tivoli
1 12 (19.05%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 9 (14.29%) Ganglia
2 9 (14.29%) nmon
3 3 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (23.81%) IBM
2 9 (14.29%) AppDynamics
3 8 (12.70%) Perforce
4 3 (4.76%) Informatica
4 3 (4.76%) SAP
5 2 (3.17%) Veritas
5 2 (3.17%) VMware
6 1 (1.59%) Chordiant
6 1 (1.59%) Kony
6 1 (1.59%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.59%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (1.59%) Sencha
6 1 (1.59%) Sybase
6 1 (1.59%) Tableau
6 1 (1.59%) Talend
6 1 (1.59%) Teradata