The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle
England / South West
Rank 15 24 19
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Contract jobs citing Oracle 227 197 207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 8.78% 6.81% 6.86%
As % of the Vendors category 21.83% 16.55% 17.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 137 129
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £504 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £410 £400
% change year-on-year
-1.76% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 5 6
Median hourly rate £40.00 £43.50 £38.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.04% +13.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.60 £42.50 £35.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.70 £43.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £38.50 £37.63
% change year-on-year
-3.89% +2.32%

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

Vendors Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1040 1190 1212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 40.25% 41.16% 40.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 664 786 739
Median daily rate £366 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.64% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £187 £181 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £475 £506
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 72 86
Median hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% +14.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.55 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.20 £23.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
-20.89% +33.33%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Oracle
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the South West region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

Oracle Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Oracle
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Oracle Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Oracle
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the South West region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

Oracle Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

Oracle
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle within the South West region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire +10 69 £475 +28.37% 6
Bristol +17 50 £350 -6.66% 19
Gloucestershire -4 38 £470 -6.00% 11
Devon +16 26 £400 +7.23% 8
Somerset -5 20 £425 +6.25% 7
Dorset -5 7 £450 - 5
Oracle
England

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 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 South West region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 190 (44.29%) SQL
2 164 (38.23%) Security Cleared
3 137 (31.93%) Oracle Database
4 129 (30.07%) Agile Software Development
5 115 (26.81%) PL/SQL
6 114 (26.57%) SQL Server
7 110 (25.64%) Java
8 103 (24.01%) Finance
9 98 (22.84%) SC Cleared
10 69 (16.08%) Microsoft
11 68 (15.85%) Business Intelligence
11 68 (15.85%) Unix
12 66 (15.38%) Scrum
13 64 (14.92%) JavaScript
14 63 (14.69%) Linux
15 52 (12.12%) HTML
16 51 (11.89%) DV Cleared
17 49 (11.42%) Data Warehouse
18 47 (10.96%) .NET
18 47 (10.96%) CSS
18 47 (10.96%) Oracle EBS
19 44 (10.26%) Oracle EBS R12
20 43 (10.02%) SOAP
21 42 (9.79%) C#
22 41 (9.56%) Oracle Database 11g
23 40 (9.32%) Migration
23 40 (9.32%) WebLogic
24 39 (9.09%) Windows
24 39 (9.09%) REST
25 38 (8.86%) Relational Database

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 40 (9.32%) WebLogic
2 37 (8.62%) WebSphere
3 22 (5.13%) Confluence
3 22 (5.13%) JBoss
3 22 (5.13%) SharePoint
4 17 (3.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 16 (3.73%) Apache
6 14 (3.26%) GlassFish
7 10 (2.33%) SAS
8 9 (2.10%) Tomcat
9 8 (1.86%) CMS
9 8 (1.86%) Elasticsearch
10 7 (1.63%) IIS
10 7 (1.63%) MS Exchange
11 4 (0.93%) Apache Solr
11 4 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
11 4 (0.93%) Oracle Service Bus
11 4 (0.93%) WebSphere Application Server
12 3 (0.70%) Mule
12 3 (0.70%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 32 (7.46%) MS Excel
2 12 (2.80%) MS Visio
3 11 (2.56%) MS Project
4 9 (2.10%) MS Office
5 2 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 47 (10.96%) Oracle EBS
2 44 (10.26%) Oracle EBS R12
3 24 (5.59%) Oracle Applications
4 21 (4.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 14 (3.26%) Oracle BPM
6 10 (2.33%) Oracle General Ledger
7 9 (2.10%) Oracle Receivables
8 8 (1.86%) Oracle Financials
9 7 (1.63%) PeopleSoft HRMS
10 6 (1.40%) Oracle Assets
11 4 (0.93%) Oracle Cash Management
11 4 (0.93%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
11 4 (0.93%) Primavera
12 3 (0.70%) Dynamics AX
12 3 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
12 3 (0.70%) Oracle Payables
12 3 (0.70%) Oracle Payroll
13 2 (0.47%) Magento
13 2 (0.47%) Maximo
13 2 (0.47%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 15 (3.50%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.93%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (0.93%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 4 (0.93%) Amazon S3
3 4 (0.93%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 4 (0.93%) AWS Lambda
3 4 (0.93%) Route 53
3 4 (0.93%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (0.47%) IaaS
5 1 (0.23%) Office 365
5 1 (0.23%) PaaS
5 1 (0.23%) SaaS
5 1 (0.23%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.86%) HTTP
2 7 (1.63%) Internet
3 5 (1.17%) DMZ
3 5 (1.17%) TCP/IP
3 5 (1.17%) VPN
4 4 (0.93%) Kerberos
4 4 (0.93%) SAN
4 4 (0.93%) SSL
5 3 (0.70%) LDAP
5 3 (0.70%) PuTTY
5 3 (0.70%) WinSCP
6 2 (0.47%) Intranet
6 2 (0.47%) NAS
6 2 (0.47%) WebEx
7 1 (0.23%) AMQP
7 1 (0.23%) DNS
7 1 (0.23%) Firewall
7 1 (0.23%) NetScaler
7 1 (0.23%) VLAN
7 1 (0.23%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 137 (31.93%) Oracle Database
2 114 (26.57%) SQL Server
3 49 (11.42%) Data Warehouse
4 41 (9.56%) Oracle Database 11g
5 38 (8.86%) Relational Database
6 37 (8.62%) Oracle BI EE
7 25 (5.83%) Oracle Reports
8 21 (4.90%) MySQL
8 21 (4.90%) Oracle Database 10g
9 20 (4.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 19 (4.43%) BusinessObjects
11 17 (3.96%) Hadoop
12 16 (3.73%) Oracle Database 12c
13 12 (2.80%) Big Data
14 11 (2.56%) MongoDB
15 10 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
15 10 (2.33%) RDBMS
15 10 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 10 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 9 (2.10%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 28 (6.53%) Oracle Forms
2 27 (6.29%) JIRA
3 26 (6.06%) Jenkins
4 23 (5.36%) Eclipse
5 22 (5.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 20 (4.66%) Git (software)
7 17 (3.96%) Ant
7 17 (3.96%) Selenium
7 17 (3.96%) Subversion
7 17 (3.96%) Toad
8 15 (3.50%) Cucumber
9 14 (3.26%) JUnit
9 14 (3.26%) Maven
10 11 (2.56%) Visual Studio
11 8 (1.86%) Eclipse RCP
11 8 (1.86%) Oracle APEX
12 7 (1.63%) PeopleTools
13 6 (1.40%) Artifactory
13 6 (1.40%) Bitbucket
14 4 (0.93%) Gradle
General
1 103 (24.01%) Finance
2 31 (7.23%) Telecoms
3 26 (6.06%) Manufacturing
4 23 (5.36%) Marketing
5 21 (4.90%) Electronics
6 16 (3.73%) Banking
7 9 (2.10%) Back Office
8 6 (1.40%) Retail
9 4 (0.93%) Aerospace
9 4 (0.93%) General Ledger
10 2 (0.47%) Advertising
10 2 (0.47%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.47%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.23%) Billing
11 1 (0.23%) Games
11 1 (0.23%) Local Government
11 1 (0.23%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 160 (37.30%) Developer
2 64 (14.92%) Consultant
3 56 (13.05%) Oracle Developer
4 43 (10.02%) Java Developer
4 43 (10.02%) Oracle Consultant
5 41 (9.56%) Analyst
6 32 (7.46%) DBA
7 29 (6.76%) .NET Developer
8 28 (6.53%) Oracle DBA
9 22 (5.13%) SQL Developer
10 21 (4.90%) Administrator
11 18 (4.20%) Technical Consultant
12 17 (3.96%) Architect
13 16 (3.73%) Software Developer
14 15 (3.50%) ASP.NET Developer
14 15 (3.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 15 (3.50%) DV Cleared Java Developer
14 15 (3.50%) Oracle Technical Consultant
15 14 (3.26%) Business Intelligence Developer
15 14 (3.26%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (12.12%) HTML
2 47 (10.96%) .NET
2 47 (10.96%) CSS
3 43 (10.02%) SOAP
4 39 (9.09%) REST
5 37 (8.62%) JSON
6 36 (8.39%) XML
7 33 (7.69%) J2EE
8 32 (7.46%) Spring
8 32 (7.46%) Web Services
9 30 (6.99%) jQuery
10 29 (6.76%) ASP.NET
11 27 (6.29%) EJB
12 25 (5.83%) AngularJS
12 25 (5.83%) Hibernate
13 22 (5.13%) ASP.NET MVC
13 22 (5.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 20 (4.66%) ASP.NET Web API
15 17 (3.96%) WebCenter
16 16 (3.73%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 27 (6.29%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (1.86%) Management Information System
3 7 (1.63%) Data Centre
3 7 (1.63%) iPad
4 5 (1.17%) Data Protection Act
4 5 (1.17%) Mainframe
5 4 (0.93%) Algorithms
5 4 (0.93%) Client/Server
5 4 (0.93%) Clustering
5 4 (0.93%) Cyberthreat
5 4 (0.93%) Data Integration
5 4 (0.93%) Virtual Team
5 4 (0.93%) Wiki
6 3 (0.70%) Computer Science
6 3 (0.70%) Data Structures
6 3 (0.70%) Freedom of Information
6 3 (0.70%) Freedom of Information Act
6 3 (0.70%) Performance Metrics
7 2 (0.47%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.47%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 68 (15.85%) Unix
2 63 (14.69%) Linux
3 39 (9.09%) Windows
4 20 (4.66%) Solaris
5 16 (3.73%) AIX
6 14 (3.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (3.03%) Windows Server
8 7 (1.63%) Amazon Linux
9 6 (1.40%) CentOS
10 4 (0.93%) CoreOS
11 3 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.47%) Oracle Linux
12 2 (0.47%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.23%) HPUX
13 1 (0.23%) SUSE
13 1 (0.23%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (30.07%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (15.85%) Business Intelligence
3 66 (15.38%) Scrum
4 40 (9.32%) Migration
5 34 (7.93%) DevOps
6 32 (7.46%) OO
7 31 (7.23%) Continuous Integration
7 31 (7.23%) Software Engineering
8 29 (6.76%) MVC
9 28 (6.53%) ERP
10 27 (6.29%) ITIL
11 25 (5.83%) SDLC
12 24 (5.59%) ETL
12 24 (5.59%) OOD
12 24 (5.59%) Performance Tuning
13 23 (5.36%) Programme Management
14 22 (5.13%) Data Modelling
15 21 (4.90%) Digital Marketing
15 21 (4.90%) Project Management
16 20 (4.66%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 190 (44.29%) SQL
2 115 (26.81%) PL/SQL
3 110 (25.64%) Java
4 64 (14.92%) JavaScript
5 42 (9.79%) C#
6 33 (7.69%) C
7 31 (7.23%) Perl
8 25 (5.83%) Shell Script
9 21 (4.90%) Python
10 19 (4.43%) Bash Shell
11 10 (2.33%) VB.NET
11 10 (2.33%) VBScript
12 8 (1.86%) Ruby
13 7 (1.63%) PHP
13 7 (1.63%) PowerShell
14 6 (1.40%) Scala
14 6 (1.40%) T-SQL
15 5 (1.17%) C++
16 4 (0.93%) F#
16 4 (0.93%) PeopleCode
Qualifications
1 164 (38.23%) Security Cleared
2 98 (22.84%) SC Cleared
3 51 (11.89%) DV Cleared
4 12 (2.80%) Degree
5 9 (2.10%) Oracle Certification
6 8 (1.86%) ISTQB
7 7 (1.63%) BPSS Clearance
7 7 (1.63%) ISEB
8 4 (0.93%) HNC
8 4 (0.93%) HND
8 4 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.47%) AAT
9 2 (0.47%) BC Cleared
9 2 (0.47%) CESG Certified Professional
10 1 (0.23%) ACCA
10 1 (0.23%) APMP
10 1 (0.23%) CCAB
10 1 (0.23%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 8 (1.86%) Disclosure Scotland
3 6 (1.40%) Basel II
3 6 (1.40%) QA
4 4 (0.93%) ISO 9000
5 3 (0.70%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.70%) SDET
6 2 (0.47%) SLA
7 1 (0.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (3.96%) Active Directory
2 16 (3.73%) Docker
3 7 (1.63%) Oracle RAC
4 6 (1.40%) Terminal Services
4 6 (1.40%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (1.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 4 (0.93%) LXC
6 4 (0.93%) VirtualBox
7 3 (0.70%) NFS
7 3 (0.70%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (0.47%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.47%) RACF
8 2 (0.47%) SRDF
8 2 (0.47%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.47%) vSphere
9 1 (0.23%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 14 (3.26%) Ansible
2 10 (2.33%) NetBackup
3 8 (1.86%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 7 (1.63%) Icinga
4 7 (1.63%) Kibana
4 7 (1.63%) logstash
5 6 (1.40%) Nagios
6 5 (1.17%) Control-M
6 5 (1.17%) Oracle RMAN
6 5 (1.17%) SCOM
7 4 (0.93%) OSSEC
7 4 (0.93%) Terraform
8 3 (0.70%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (0.47%) CA Endevor
9 2 (0.47%) CloudHub
9 2 (0.47%) Data Guard
9 2 (0.47%) Puppet
10 1 (0.23%) Hadoop YARN
10 1 (0.23%) HP Data Protector
10 1 (0.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 69 (16.08%) Microsoft
2 36 (8.39%) SAP
3 30 (6.99%) Hyperion
4 29 (6.76%) IBM
5 21 (4.90%) Red Hat
6 14 (3.26%) Teradata
7 12 (2.80%) Sun
8 10 (2.33%) HP
9 9 (2.10%) ATG
9 9 (2.10%) Sybase
10 8 (1.86%) PeopleSoft
11 7 (1.63%) Atlassian
11 7 (1.63%) NetApp
11 7 (1.63%) VMware
12 6 (1.40%) Citrix
12 6 (1.40%) Informatica
13 5 (1.17%) Intel Security
13 5 (1.17%) Sophos
13 5 (1.17%) Symantec
13 5 (1.17%) Veritas
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