Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 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
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 7 10
Rank change year-on-year -3 +3 +15
Contract jobs citing Oracle 79 125 80
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 11.55% 13.48% 10.42%
As % of the Vendors category 27.92% 31.25% 29.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 83 55
Northamptonshire median daily rate £388 £425 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.82% +17.24% +11.54%
10th Percentile £290 £225 £250
90th Percentile £525 £600 £515
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £425 £375
% change year-on-year -11.76% +13.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - £22.50
East Midlands median hourly rate £32.00 £37.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year -14.67% +36.36% -26.67%

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 283 400 270
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 41.37% 43.15% 35.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 284 172
Northamptonshire median daily rate £375 £400 £404
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% -0.87% +0.88%
10th Percentile £200 £225 £216
90th Percentile £538 £575 £569
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 18 14
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £11.09 £11.75 £17.76
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.66% -33.84% +18.40%
10th Percentile £10.08 £10.44 £10.50
90th Percentile £11.44 £27.56 £18.52
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £14.00

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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017. 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 +6 37 £363 -6.45%
Oracle
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 40 (50.63%) SQL
2 33 (41.77%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (39.24%) Java
4 26 (32.91%) Spring
5 24 (30.38%) JUnit
6 23 (29.11%) Java EE
7 22 (27.85%) Relational Database
7 22 (27.85%) ITIL
7 22 (27.85%) RDBMS
8 20 (25.32%) J2EE
9 19 (24.05%) Maven
9 19 (24.05%) Finance
10 17 (21.52%) Hibernate
11 15 (18.99%) E-Commerce
11 15 (18.99%) NoSQL
11 15 (18.99%) Oracle EBS R12
12 14 (17.72%) Web Services
13 13 (16.46%) Service Management
14 11 (13.92%) TDD
14 11 (13.92%) Data Modelling
14 11 (13.92%) JPA
15 10 (12.66%) RESTful
15 10 (12.66%) Linux
15 10 (12.66%) OO
15 10 (12.66%) DB2
16 9 (11.39%) SQL Server
16 9 (11.39%) SOAP
16 9 (11.39%) Red Hat
16 9 (11.39%) Project Management
16 9 (11.39%) Clustering

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 5 (6.33%) CMS
2 2 (2.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (2.53%) Simulink
2 1 (1.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 15 (18.99%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (6.33%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (3.80%) Oracle Payroll
4 2 (2.53%) BusinessWorks
4 2 (2.53%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (2.53%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (2.53%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (1.27%) Infor M3
5 1 (1.27%) Lawson
5 1 (1.27%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (1.27%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (1.27%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 1 (1.27%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (1.27%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (1.27%) Oracle SCM
5 1 (1.27%) SAP Payroll
5 1 (1.27%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.27%) Firewall
1 1 (1.27%) LAN
1 1 (1.27%) SAN
1 1 (1.27%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (27.85%) RDBMS
1 22 (27.85%) Relational Database
2 15 (18.99%) NoSQL
3 10 (12.66%) DB2
4 9 (11.39%) Oracle Database
4 9 (11.39%) SQL Server
5 6 (7.59%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (6.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (5.06%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (3.80%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (2.53%) MongoDB
9 2 (2.53%) Spotfire
10 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (1.27%) Oracle Exadata
10 1 (1.27%) Oracle ODI
10 1 (1.27%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 24 (30.38%) JUnit
2 19 (24.05%) Maven
3 7 (8.86%) Git (software)
4 5 (6.33%) Gradle
4 5 (6.33%) JProfiler
5 4 (5.06%) Eclipse
5 4 (5.06%) Jenkins
6 3 (3.80%) IntelliJ
6 3 (3.80%) SonarQube
7 2 (2.53%) JIRA
8 1 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.27%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.27%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 19 (24.05%) Finance
2 7 (8.86%) Banking
2 7 (8.86%) Legal
3 5 (6.33%) Marketing
4 1 (1.27%) Automotive
4 1 (1.27%) General Ledger
4 1 (1.27%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (34.18%) Developer
2 22 (27.85%) Java Developer
3 10 (12.66%) HR Manager
3 10 (12.66%) Payroll Manager
4 9 (11.39%) Applications Manager
5 8 (10.13%) Linux Engineer
5 8 (10.13%) Oracle Payroll Manager
6 7 (8.86%) Analyst
6 7 (8.86%) Applications Support
6 7 (8.86%) Applications Support Manager
7 6 (7.59%) Consultant
7 6 (7.59%) Oracle HRMS Support
7 6 (7.59%) Oracle Payroll Support
7 6 (7.59%) Support Manager
8 5 (6.33%) Agile Developer
8 5 (6.33%) Data Analyst
8 5 (6.33%) Digital Content Editor
8 5 (6.33%) Digital Executive
8 5 (6.33%) Web Content Executive
8 5 (6.33%) Web Editor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (32.91%) Spring
2 23 (29.11%) Java EE
3 20 (25.32%) J2EE
4 17 (21.52%) Hibernate
5 14 (17.72%) Web Services
6 11 (13.92%) JPA
7 10 (12.66%) RESTful
8 9 (11.39%) SOAP
9 8 (10.13%) REST
9 8 (10.13%) Spring Boot
10 4 (5.06%) JSON
11 3 (3.80%) HTML
11 3 (3.80%) XML
12 2 (2.53%) Ajax
12 2 (2.53%) JMS
12 2 (2.53%) jQuery
12 2 (2.53%) Middleware
12 2 (2.53%) Rendezvous
12 2 (2.53%) TIBCO EMS
13 1 (1.27%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.39%) Clustering
1 9 (11.39%) Derivative
2 4 (5.06%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.06%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.27%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.27%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.27%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.66%) Linux
2 9 (11.39%) CentOS
2 9 (11.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (2.53%) Unix
4 1 (1.27%) Windows
4 1 (1.27%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (41.77%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (27.85%) ITIL
3 15 (18.99%) E-Commerce
4 13 (16.46%) Service Management
5 11 (13.92%) Data Modelling
5 11 (13.92%) TDD
6 10 (12.66%) OO
7 9 (11.39%) Performance Metrics
7 9 (11.39%) Project Management
7 9 (11.39%) Test Automation
7 9 (11.39%) Unit Testing
7 9 (11.39%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (10.13%) ERP
8 8 (10.13%) Migration
8 8 (10.13%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (8.86%) ETL
10 6 (7.59%) Data Migration
10 6 (7.59%) Waterfall
11 5 (6.33%) Coaching
11 5 (6.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 40 (50.63%) SQL
2 31 (39.24%) Java
3 9 (11.39%) Bash Shell
4 2 (2.53%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.53%) MATLAB
5 1 (1.27%) C#
5 1 (1.27%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (2.53%) ISEB
1 2 (2.53%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.27%) ACCA
2 1 (1.27%) CFA
2 1 (1.27%) CIMA
2 1 (1.27%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.27%) Degree
2 1 (1.27%) PMP
2 1 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.59%) SLA
2 2 (2.53%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.53%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (1.27%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.27%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 9 (11.39%) Data Guard
2 2 (2.53%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.27%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 9 (11.39%) Red Hat
2 8 (10.13%) Perforce
3 7 (8.86%) Microsoft
4 6 (7.59%) SAP
5 3 (3.80%) JD Edwards
6 2 (2.53%) Apple
6 2 (2.53%) HP
6 2 (2.53%) IBM
6 2 (2.53%) Infor
6 2 (2.53%) MicroStrategy
6 2 (2.53%) Tableau
6 2 (2.53%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.27%) Apigee
7 1 (1.27%) Capita
7 1 (1.27%) Citrix
7 1 (1.27%) Epicor
7 1 (1.27%) MuleSoft
7 1 (1.27%) Sage
7 1 (1.27%) Siebel