The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not 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.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 15 19 27
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +8
Contract jobs citing Oracle 60 67 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 8.14% 7.27% 6.00%
As % of the Vendors category 14.02% 14.57% 13.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 56 28
Median daily rate £425 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £333 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £531 £500 £494
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £415 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £27.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £37.75 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +3.70%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Vendors Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
428 460 372
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 58.07% 49.95% 44.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 248 224
Median daily rate £388 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £520 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.53% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 43 5
Median hourly rate £30.91 £30.00 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.50 £11.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.26 £63.00 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +34.32%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing Oracle as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Oracle across the Reading region.

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Oracle
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the Reading region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Oracle Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Oracle
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Oracle Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 Reading region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 39 (40.21%) Finance
2 26 (26.80%) Java
3 25 (25.77%) SQL
4 22 (22.68%) Microsoft
5 21 (21.65%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (19.59%) SQL Server
6 19 (19.59%) Linux
6 19 (19.59%) Windows
7 18 (18.56%) Security Cleared
8 17 (17.53%) Unix
8 17 (17.53%) MS Office
9 15 (15.46%) Solaris
10 14 (14.43%) PL/SQL
10 14 (14.43%) Spring
11 13 (13.40%) HTML
11 13 (13.40%) MS Excel
11 13 (13.40%) CRM
12 12 (12.37%) Degree
12 12 (12.37%) Telecoms
12 12 (12.37%) Hibernate
12 12 (12.37%) SC Cleared
12 12 (12.37%) Oracle Database
13 11 (11.34%) Analytical Skills
13 11 (11.34%) Dynamics CRM
13 11 (11.34%) Maven
13 11 (11.34%) SAP
13 11 (11.34%) HP
14 10 (10.31%) BizTalk Server
14 10 (10.31%) JavaScript
14 10 (10.31%) C#

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 10 (10.31%) BizTalk Server
2 7 (7.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 6 (6.19%) JBoss
4 4 (4.12%) Oracle Spatial
4 4 (4.12%) Tomcat
4 4 (4.12%) WebLogic
5 3 (3.09%) Apache
6 2 (2.06%) Oracle BPEL
7 1 (1.03%) CMS
7 1 (1.03%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.03%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (1.03%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (1.03%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (1.03%) WebSphere
Applications
1 17 (17.53%) MS Office
2 13 (13.40%) MS Excel
3 10 (10.31%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.06%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (11.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (10.31%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (4.12%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (4.12%) Oracle Payables
3 4 (4.12%) Oracle Receivables
3 4 (4.12%) Oracle Retail
4 3 (3.09%) HFM
4 3 (3.09%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (3.09%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (2.06%) Hyperion Planning
5 2 (2.06%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (2.06%) Oracle Cash Management
5 2 (2.06%) Sonata
6 1 (1.03%) Eloqua
6 1 (1.03%) Maximo
6 1 (1.03%) Oracle BRM
6 1 (1.03%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (1.03%) Oracle Manufacturing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.19%) SAN
2 4 (4.12%) VPN
3 2 (2.06%) ATM
3 2 (2.06%) Broadband
3 2 (2.06%) DSLAM
3 2 (2.06%) Ethernet
3 2 (2.06%) Firewall
3 2 (2.06%) LAN
3 2 (2.06%) LDAP
3 2 (2.06%) PPP
3 2 (2.06%) Skype
3 2 (2.06%) SSL
3 2 (2.06%) VoIP
3 2 (2.06%) xDSL
4 1 (1.03%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (1.03%) HTTP
4 1 (1.03%) PuTTY
4 1 (1.03%) tcpdump
4 1 (1.03%) WAN
4 1 (1.03%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (19.59%) SQL Server
2 12 (12.37%) Oracle Database
3 6 (6.19%) DB2
4 5 (5.15%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (5.15%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (4.12%) GIS
6 3 (3.09%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (3.09%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (3.09%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (2.06%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (2.06%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.06%) MySQL
8 1 (1.03%) Essbase
8 1 (1.03%) Hazelcast
8 1 (1.03%) Hyperion Smart View
8 1 (1.03%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (1.03%) QlikView
8 1 (1.03%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.03%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.03%) VoltDB
Development Applications
1 11 (11.34%) Maven
2 10 (10.31%) Jenkins
3 9 (9.28%) JUnit
4 7 (7.22%) Git (software)
4 7 (7.22%) Oracle Forms
5 6 (6.19%) Ant
6 5 (5.15%) ClearCase
6 5 (5.15%) TeamCity
7 4 (4.12%) ClearQuest
7 4 (4.12%) SoapUI
8 3 (3.09%) Mockito
8 3 (3.09%) Talend Open Studio
9 2 (2.06%) Bitbucket
9 2 (2.06%) Eclipse
9 2 (2.06%) JMeter
9 2 (2.06%) Subversion
10 1 (1.03%) Cucumber
10 1 (1.03%) Gradle
10 1 (1.03%) Hudson
10 1 (1.03%) LoadUI
General
1 39 (40.21%) Finance
2 12 (12.37%) Telecoms
3 6 (6.19%) Retail
4 5 (5.15%) Banking
5 3 (3.09%) General Ledger
5 3 (3.09%) Law
6 2 (2.06%) Legal
7 1 (1.03%) Billing
7 1 (1.03%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.03%) Marketing
7 1 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 28 (28.87%) Developer
2 15 (15.46%) Architect
3 11 (11.34%) Java Developer
4 10 (10.31%) Administrator
5 8 (8.25%) BizTalk Developer
5 8 (8.25%) Consultant
5 8 (8.25%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (6.19%) Analyst
6 6 (6.19%) Oracle Architect
6 6 (6.19%) Oracle Solutions Architect
7 5 (5.15%) Project Manager
7 5 (5.15%) Senior Developer
7 5 (5.15%) SQL Developer
8 4 (4.12%) DBA
8 4 (4.12%) Java Team Leader
8 4 (4.12%) Oracle Consultant
8 4 (4.12%) Oracle Developer
8 4 (4.12%) SC Cleared Java Developer
8 4 (4.12%) Senior Java Developer
8 4 (4.12%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (14.43%) Spring
2 13 (13.40%) HTML
3 12 (12.37%) Hibernate
4 10 (10.31%) Java EE
5 8 (8.25%) CSS
5 8 (8.25%) Web Services
6 7 (7.22%) SOAP
7 6 (6.19%) AngularJS
7 6 (6.19%) jQuery
7 6 (6.19%) REST
7 6 (6.19%) Spring MVC
8 5 (5.15%) CGI
8 5 (5.15%) JPA
8 5 (5.15%) XML
9 4 (4.12%) EJB
9 4 (4.12%) Middleware
9 4 (4.12%) OpenLayers
9 4 (4.12%) Oracle Fusion
10 3 (3.09%) J2EE
10 3 (3.09%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.34%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (9.28%) Data Centre
3 4 (4.12%) Mainframe
4 3 (3.09%) IBM Mainframe
4 3 (3.09%) Replication
5 2 (2.06%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.06%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.03%) AS400
6 1 (1.03%) Clustering
6 1 (1.03%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.03%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.03%) iSeries
6 1 (1.03%) Smart Meter
6 1 (1.03%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 19 (19.59%) Linux
1 19 (19.59%) Windows
2 17 (17.53%) Unix
3 15 (15.46%) Solaris
4 10 (10.31%) AIX
5 8 (8.25%) Windows Server
6 4 (4.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.06%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.06%) Windows 8
7 2 (2.06%) Windows Phone
8 1 (1.03%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (21.65%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (13.40%) CRM
3 9 (9.28%) Workflow
4 8 (8.25%) Migration
4 8 (8.25%) Project Management
4 8 (8.25%) Scrum
5 7 (7.22%) Cybersecurity
5 7 (7.22%) Data Entry
5 7 (7.22%) ITIL
5 7 (7.22%) SOA
5 7 (7.22%) System Testing
5 7 (7.22%) TDD
6 6 (6.19%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (6.19%) MVC
6 6 (6.19%) SDLC
6 6 (6.19%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (6.19%) TOGAF
6 6 (6.19%) Unit Testing
7 5 (5.15%) Mentoring
7 5 (5.15%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 26 (26.80%) Java
2 25 (25.77%) SQL
3 14 (14.43%) PL/SQL
4 10 (10.31%) C#
4 10 (10.31%) JavaScript
5 9 (9.28%) Shell Script
6 5 (5.15%) Perl
7 4 (4.12%) Python
8 3 (3.09%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.03%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (18.56%) Security Cleared
2 12 (12.37%) Degree
2 12 (12.37%) SC Cleared
3 7 (7.22%) HND
4 6 (6.19%) Sun Certification
5 4 (4.12%) PMI Certification
5 4 (4.12%) PMP
6 3 (3.09%) MCITP
6 3 (3.09%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (2.06%) CCNA
7 2 (2.06%) CCNP
7 2 (2.06%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (2.06%) DV Cleared
7 2 (2.06%) SCSA
8 1 (1.03%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (1.03%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.12%) SLA
2 3 (3.09%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.03%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (2.06%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.06%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.03%) Firmware
2 1 (1.03%) KVM
2 1 (1.03%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (1.03%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (5.15%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (4.12%) Tivoli
2 4 (4.12%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (3.09%) Puppet
4 1 (1.03%) Ansible
4 1 (1.03%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.03%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (1.03%) SnapMirror
4 1 (1.03%) vMotion
Vendors
1 22 (22.68%) Microsoft
2 11 (11.34%) HP
2 11 (11.34%) SAP
3 9 (9.28%) IBM
4 6 (6.19%) VMware
5 5 (5.15%) Red Hat
6 3 (3.09%) 3PAR
6 3 (3.09%) Cisco
6 3 (3.09%) Citrix
6 3 (3.09%) Hyperion
6 3 (3.09%) NetApp
6 3 (3.09%) Talend
6 3 (3.09%) Veritas
7 2 (2.06%) EMC
7 2 (2.06%) Huawei
7 2 (2.06%) Sun
8 1 (1.03%) ForgeRock
8 1 (1.03%) Marketo
8 1 (1.03%) Pega
8 1 (1.03%) Sitecore