Period
to 15 August 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 6 months to 15 August 2018 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
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 12 5
Rank change year-on-year -33 -7 +7
Contract jobs citing Oracle 31 61 118
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 3.69% 8.64% 16.12%
As % of the Vendors category 10.73% 23.28% 39.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 38 96
Northamptonshire median daily rate £425 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% -2.94% +21.43%
10th Percentile £325 £315 £325
90th Percentile £583 £499 £547
East Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +21.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year +3.23% +19.23% +44.44%

Oracle is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Northamptonshire.

All Vendors
Northamptonshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 289 262 299
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 34.40% 37.11% 40.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 163 214
Northamptonshire median daily rate £400 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -11.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £283 £184 £300
90th Percentile £554 £525 £575
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 7
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £13.13 £10.75 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.09% -34.85% -1.93%
10th Percentile £10.54 £9.75 £11.15
90th Percentile £37.60 £15.00 £37.75
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £14.20 £12.15
% change year-on-year +9.15% +16.87% -16.21%

Oracle
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle in Northamptonshire

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle in Northamptonshire

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 15 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle in Northamptonshire

Oracle
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle in Northamptonshire

Oracle
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 15 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -33 13 £380 -5.00% 4
Kettering - 2 £475 -
Oracle
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 15 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 17 (54.84%) Java
2 14 (45.16%) SQL
2 14 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (32.26%) Maven
3 10 (32.26%) JUnit
4 8 (25.81%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (25.81%) Jenkins
5 7 (22.58%) Bitbucket
5 7 (22.58%) Java EE
6 6 (19.35%) TDD
6 6 (19.35%) Test Automation
6 6 (19.35%) XML
7 5 (16.13%) ITIL
7 5 (16.13%) Linux
7 5 (16.13%) E-Commerce
7 5 (16.13%) ERP
7 5 (16.13%) Scrum
7 5 (16.13%) Cucumber
7 5 (16.13%) NoSQL
7 5 (16.13%) SoapUI
7 5 (16.13%) Kanban
7 5 (16.13%) Selenium
7 5 (16.13%) Pair Programming
7 5 (16.13%) Subversion
7 5 (16.13%) Spring
7 5 (16.13%) LoadUI
8 4 (12.90%) DevOps
8 4 (12.90%) Microservices
8 4 (12.90%) Service Management
8 4 (12.90%) OO

Oracle
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 4 (12.90%) JBoss
2 3 (9.68%) WebLogic
2 3 (9.68%) WebSphere
2 3 (9.68%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (6.45%) Apache Solr
3 2 (6.45%) Confluence
4 1 (3.23%) Apache Pig
4 1 (3.23%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Oracle Payroll
2 2 (6.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (3.23%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (3.23%) Infor CloudSuite
3 1 (3.23%) Infor M3
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) DHCP
1 2 (6.45%) DNS
1 2 (6.45%) HTTP
1 2 (6.45%) IPsec
1 2 (6.45%) SSL
1 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) NoSQL
2 3 (9.68%) DB2
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (6.45%) Endeca
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database
3 2 (6.45%) RDBMS
3 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.23%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (3.23%) Apache Hive
4 1 (3.23%) Big Data
4 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.23%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.23%) HBase
4 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (32.26%) JUnit
1 10 (32.26%) Maven
2 8 (25.81%) Jenkins
3 7 (22.58%) Bitbucket
4 5 (16.13%) Cucumber
4 5 (16.13%) LoadUI
4 5 (16.13%) Selenium
4 5 (16.13%) SoapUI
4 5 (16.13%) Subversion
5 3 (9.68%) JIRA
6 2 (6.45%) Git (software)
7 1 (3.23%) Eclipse
7 1 (3.23%) Gradle
7 1 (3.23%) IntelliJ
7 1 (3.23%) JProfiler
7 1 (3.23%) SonarQube
7 1 (3.23%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (3.23%) Toad
General
1 2 (6.45%) Back Office
1 2 (6.45%) Banking
1 2 (6.45%) Marketing
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) Developer
2 8 (25.81%) Java Developer
3 5 (16.13%) Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Applications Manager
4 4 (12.90%) Consultant
4 4 (12.90%) Oracle Consultant
4 4 (12.90%) Senior Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Functional Consultant
5 3 (9.68%) HR Consultant
5 3 (9.68%) Oracle Functional Consultant
5 3 (9.68%) Oracle HRMS Consultant
5 3 (9.68%) Oracle HRMS Functional Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Applications Support
6 2 (6.45%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) HR Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Oracle Payroll Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Payroll Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (22.58%) Java EE
2 6 (19.35%) XML
3 5 (16.13%) Spring
4 3 (9.68%) EJB
4 3 (9.68%) J2EE
4 3 (9.68%) JMS
4 3 (9.68%) JSP
4 3 (9.68%) LDAP
4 3 (9.68%) Servlets
4 3 (9.68%) SOAP
5 2 (6.45%) Ajax
5 2 (6.45%) AngularJS
5 2 (6.45%) RESTful
5 2 (6.45%) WSDL
6 1 (3.23%) Hibernate
6 1 (3.23%) JPA
6 1 (3.23%) Kafka
6 1 (3.23%) REST
6 1 (3.23%) Spring Boot
6 1 (3.23%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (9.68%) Mainframe
2 2 (6.45%) FMCG
3 1 (3.23%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (3.23%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.13%) Linux
2 3 (9.68%) Unix
3 2 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (6.45%) Solaris
3 2 (6.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (25.81%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (19.35%) TDD
3 6 (19.35%) Test Automation
4 5 (16.13%) E-Commerce
4 5 (16.13%) ERP
4 5 (16.13%) ITIL
4 5 (16.13%) Kanban
4 5 (16.13%) Pair Programming
4 5 (16.13%) Scrum
5 4 (12.90%) DevOps
5 4 (12.90%) Microservices
5 4 (12.90%) OO
5 4 (12.90%) Service Management
6 3 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (9.68%) CRM
7 2 (6.45%) Operations Management
7 2 (6.45%) Project Management
7 2 (6.45%) Waterfall
7 2 (6.45%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 17 (54.84%) Java
2 14 (45.16%) SQL
3 3 (9.68%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.23%) AWK
4 1 (3.23%) Java 8
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) SLA
2 2 (6.45%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Docker
2 1 (3.23%) Apache Flume
2 1 (3.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (3.23%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) Ansible
1 2 (6.45%) Kubernetes
1 2 (6.45%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (6.45%) Terraform
2 1 (3.23%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (3.23%) Mesos
2 1 (3.23%) Oozie
Vendors
1 3 (9.68%) Pega
1 3 (9.68%) SAP
2 2 (6.45%) Ab Initio
2 2 (6.45%) AppDynamics
2 2 (6.45%) Atlassian
2 2 (6.45%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.23%) Epicor
3 1 (3.23%) Infor
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.23%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (3.23%) Perforce
3 1 (3.23%) Talend