The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 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
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 19 24
Rank change year-on-year +8 +5  
Contract jobs citing Oracle 153 169 165
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 8.42% 6.86% 5.55%
As % of the Vendors category 16.78% 12.99% 11.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 102 104
Median daily rate £425 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £548 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.91%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 1
Median hourly rate £15.00 £12.50 £125.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -90.00%  
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 Berkshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 912 1301 1423
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 50.19% 52.84% 47.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 401 668 705
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +0.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £529 £522
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 48 42
Median hourly rate £15.00 £19.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.05% +2.70%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.50 £13.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £63.00 £47.50
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 Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire 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 Berkshire

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle in Berkshire

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle in Berkshire over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle in Berkshire

Oracle
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle in Berkshire

Oracle
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle in Berkshire over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Oracle in Berkshire

Oracle
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 March 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
Reading -5 38 £411 -8.77% 17
Bracknell +11 25 £375 -25.00% 1
Slough +7 17 £450 +27.65%
Newbury +1 17 £450 +25.43% 2
Maidenhead -4 7 £400 +28.00% 4
Wokingham +4 6 £338 -33.82%
Oracle
South East

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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 90 (27.52%) SQL
2 70 (21.41%) Security Cleared
3 68 (20.80%) Finance
4 58 (17.74%) SC Cleared
5 57 (17.43%) Java
6 55 (16.82%) Microsoft
6 55 (16.82%) Agile Software Development
7 51 (15.60%) SQL Server
8 46 (14.07%) Oracle Database
9 42 (12.84%) Telecoms
9 42 (12.84%) Unix
10 38 (11.62%) Linux
11 35 (10.70%) SAP
12 34 (10.40%) PL/SQL
13 33 (10.09%) CRM
14 32 (9.79%) XML
14 32 (9.79%) Business Intelligence
15 31 (9.48%) Degree
16 30 (9.17%) SOA
16 30 (9.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 29 (8.87%) ETL
17 29 (8.87%) MS Excel
17 29 (8.87%) Web Services
18 27 (8.26%) .NET
18 27 (8.26%) ERP
19 26 (7.95%) Project Management
20 25 (7.65%) C#
21 24 (7.34%) JavaScript
21 24 (7.34%) Retail
22 23 (7.03%) Migration

Oracle
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 30 (9.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 16 (4.89%) WebLogic
3 11 (3.36%) BizTalk Server
4 7 (2.14%) SharePoint
5 6 (1.83%) Apache
6 5 (1.53%) JBoss
7 4 (1.22%) Oracle Spatial
8 3 (0.92%) MS Exchange
8 3 (0.92%) Skype for Business
9 2 (0.61%) Confluence
9 2 (0.61%) Oracle BPEL
9 2 (0.61%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
9 2 (0.61%) Oracle UPK
9 2 (0.61%) Oracle Workflow
9 2 (0.61%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.61%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.31%) Oracle Coherence
10 1 (0.31%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.31%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 29 (8.87%) MS Excel
2 19 (5.81%) MS Office
3 13 (3.98%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (2.14%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.92%) GIMP
6 2 (0.61%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.31%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 20 (6.12%) HFM
2 18 (5.50%) Oracle ERP
3 16 (4.89%) Dynamics CRM
4 14 (4.28%) Dynamics AX
5 12 (3.67%) Hyperion Planning
6 11 (3.36%) Oracle Retail
7 10 (3.06%) Remedy ITSM
8 7 (2.14%) Oracle EBS
9 6 (1.83%) Oracle BRM
9 6 (1.83%) Oracle EBS R12
9 6 (1.83%) Oracle Receivables
10 5 (1.53%) Remedy AR System
11 4 (1.22%) Oracle Financials
12 3 (0.92%) Dynamics NAV
12 3 (0.92%) NetSuite
12 3 (0.92%) Oracle BPM
12 3 (0.92%) Unit4 Business World
13 2 (0.61%) Eloqua
13 2 (0.61%) Salesforce.com CRM
13 2 (0.61%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.75%) Taleo
2 5 (1.53%) SaaS
3 4 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.92%) Adobe Analytics
4 3 (0.92%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.61%) Office 365
5 2 (0.61%) Oracle CX
5 2 (0.61%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (0.31%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.31%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.31%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.31%) AWS CloudTrail
6 1 (0.31%) CloudFront
6 1 (0.31%) G Suite
6 1 (0.31%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.31%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.28%) SAN
2 11 (3.36%) Firewall
3 10 (3.06%) LAN
4 9 (2.75%) Internet
4 9 (2.75%) NetScaler
5 7 (2.14%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (1.83%) DHCP
6 6 (1.83%) DNS
6 6 (1.83%) VoIP
7 4 (1.22%) IMAP
7 4 (1.22%) Skype
7 4 (1.22%) SMTP
7 4 (1.22%) Unified Communications
7 4 (1.22%) WAN
8 3 (0.92%) NAS
8 3 (0.92%) Network Security
8 3 (0.92%) TCP/IP
8 3 (0.92%) VPN
9 2 (0.61%) Ethernet
9 2 (0.61%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (15.60%) SQL Server
2 46 (14.07%) Oracle Database
3 17 (5.20%) Oracle ODI
3 17 (5.20%) Oracle Reports
4 15 (4.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (4.28%) Oracle BI EE
5 14 (4.28%) RDBMS
5 14 (4.28%) Relational Database
6 13 (3.98%) Essbase
6 13 (3.98%) Oracle Database 11g
7 12 (3.67%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (2.75%) BusinessObjects
8 9 (2.75%) Oracle Database 12c
9 8 (2.45%) QlikView
10 7 (2.14%) MS Access
10 7 (2.14%) MySQL
11 6 (1.83%) Oracle Smart View
11 6 (1.83%) PostgreSQL
12 5 (1.53%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
12 5 (1.53%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (4.59%) Jenkins
2 13 (3.98%) Visual Studio
3 10 (3.06%) Git (software)
4 9 (2.75%) Maven
5 7 (2.14%) Dreamweaver
5 7 (2.14%) JUnit
6 5 (1.53%) Cucumber
6 5 (1.53%) SoapUI
7 4 (1.22%) Oracle Forms
7 4 (1.22%) Selenium
7 4 (1.22%) TeamCity
7 4 (1.22%) Toad
8 3 (0.92%) JIRA
8 3 (0.92%) SilkTest
8 3 (0.92%) Talend Open Studio
9 2 (0.61%) Bitbucket
9 2 (0.61%) JMeter
9 2 (0.61%) ProC
9 2 (0.61%) Vagrant
10 1 (0.31%) LoadRunner
General
1 68 (20.80%) Finance
2 42 (12.84%) Telecoms
3 24 (7.34%) Retail
4 13 (3.98%) Marketing
5 8 (2.45%) Banking
6 7 (2.14%) Billing
6 7 (2.14%) Manufacturing
6 7 (2.14%) Publishing
7 4 (1.22%) German Language
8 3 (0.92%) Italian Language
8 3 (0.92%) Japanese Language
8 3 (0.92%) Korean Language
8 3 (0.92%) Legal
8 3 (0.92%) Russian Language
8 3 (0.92%) Spanish Language
9 2 (0.61%) Electronics
9 2 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.31%) Automotive
10 1 (0.31%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 82 (25.08%) Developer
2 46 (14.07%) Architect
3 31 (9.48%) Consultant
4 29 (8.87%) Analyst
4 29 (8.87%) Project Manager
5 18 (5.50%) Java Developer
5 18 (5.50%) Oracle Consultant
6 16 (4.89%) Oracle Architect
7 15 (4.59%) Administrator
7 15 (4.59%) SQL Developer
8 14 (4.28%) Business Analyst
9 12 (3.67%) Oracle Developer
10 11 (3.36%) Financial Analyst
10 11 (3.36%) Technical Leader
10 11 (3.36%) Test Leader
11 10 (3.06%) .NET Developer
11 10 (3.06%) DBA
11 10 (3.06%) Oracle Analyst
12 9 (2.75%) Senior Developer
12 9 (2.75%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (9.79%) XML
2 29 (8.87%) Web Services
3 27 (8.26%) .NET
4 22 (6.73%) HTML
5 17 (5.20%) Java EE
6 16 (4.89%) CSS
7 15 (4.59%) Middleware
8 13 (3.98%) Oracle Fusion
9 12 (3.67%) Spring
10 11 (3.36%) jQuery
11 10 (3.06%) Hibernate
11 10 (3.06%) J2EE
12 9 (2.75%) REST
12 9 (2.75%) SAML
13 8 (2.45%) EJB
13 8 (2.45%) SOAP
13 8 (2.45%) WebCenter
14 6 (1.83%) HTML5
15 5 (1.53%) ASP.NET
15 5 (1.53%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 20 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (3.67%) Computer Science
3 11 (3.36%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (2.14%) Data Centre
4 7 (2.14%) W3C
5 5 (1.53%) CMDB
6 4 (1.22%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.22%) Pricing Data
7 3 (0.92%) Clustering
7 3 (0.92%) Data Structures
7 3 (0.92%) Private Cloud
7 3 (0.92%) Replication
7 3 (0.92%) User Experience
7 3 (0.92%) Virtual Team
8 2 (0.61%) Life Science
8 2 (0.61%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (0.61%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.31%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.31%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.31%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 42 (12.84%) Unix
2 38 (11.62%) Linux
3 19 (5.81%) Solaris
4 17 (5.20%) Windows
5 12 (3.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (2.75%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.61%) AIX
7 2 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.31%) Android
8 1 (0.31%) CentOS
8 1 (0.31%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.31%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.31%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (16.82%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (10.09%) CRM
3 32 (9.79%) Business Intelligence
4 30 (9.17%) SOA
5 29 (8.87%) ETL
6 27 (8.26%) ERP
7 26 (7.95%) Project Management
8 23 (7.03%) Migration
9 22 (6.73%) Performance Tuning
9 22 (6.73%) Stakeholder Management
10 20 (6.12%) Data Modelling
11 19 (5.81%) Security Management
12 18 (5.50%) Data Management
12 18 (5.50%) Unit Testing
13 15 (4.59%) Workflow
14 14 (4.28%) Continuous Integration
14 14 (4.28%) Scrum
14 14 (4.28%) TDD
14 14 (4.28%) Visualisation
15 13 (3.98%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 90 (27.52%) SQL
2 57 (17.43%) Java
3 34 (10.40%) PL/SQL
4 25 (7.65%) C#
5 24 (7.34%) JavaScript
6 9 (2.75%) Python
7 8 (2.45%) VBA
8 6 (1.83%) PHP
9 5 (1.53%) Shell Script
9 5 (1.53%) VB.NET
10 4 (1.22%) VB
11 3 (0.92%) C
11 3 (0.92%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.61%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.61%) Delphi
13 1 (0.31%) Groovy
13 1 (0.31%) Perl
13 1 (0.31%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.31%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 70 (21.41%) Security Cleared
2 58 (17.74%) SC Cleared
3 31 (9.48%) Degree
4 10 (3.06%) DV Cleared
5 9 (2.75%) HND
6 7 (2.14%) CISMP
6 7 (2.14%) CRISC
6 7 (2.14%) ISEB
6 7 (2.14%) ISTQB
7 6 (1.83%) Sun Certification
8 4 (1.22%) ACCA
8 4 (1.22%) CIMA
8 4 (1.22%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.92%) AAT
9 3 (0.92%) CCNA
9 3 (0.92%) CCNP
9 3 (0.92%) MCITP
10 2 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.61%) SCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.06%) Data Quality
2 9 (2.75%) SLA
3 8 (2.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (2.14%) QA
5 3 (0.92%) Disclosure Scotland
5 3 (0.92%) PMO
6 2 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.31%) GAAP
7 1 (0.31%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (3.67%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.83%) vCloud
3 5 (1.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.22%) Docker
4 4 (1.22%) vSphere
5 3 (0.92%) ISA Server
5 3 (0.92%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (0.61%) Corosync
6 2 (0.61%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.61%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.61%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.31%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (0.31%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (0.31%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.31%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (2.14%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 7 (2.14%) Puppet
2 6 (1.83%) Ansible
3 3 (0.92%) NetBackup
3 3 (0.92%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.92%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (0.92%) Oracle Identity Management
3 3 (0.92%) vMotion
4 2 (0.61%) Data Guard
4 2 (0.61%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (0.61%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.61%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.61%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (0.61%) MOM
4 2 (0.61%) Netcool
4 2 (0.61%) NSN NetAct
4 2 (0.61%) Pacemaker
4 2 (0.61%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.31%) Amdocs OSS
5 1 (0.31%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 55 (16.82%) Microsoft
2 35 (10.70%) SAP
3 22 (6.73%) Hyperion
4 21 (6.42%) HP
5 18 (5.50%) Red Hat
6 16 (4.89%) Cisco
7 14 (4.28%) Siebel
8 12 (3.67%) TIBCO
9 11 (3.36%) IBM
9 11 (3.36%) Remedy
9 11 (3.36%) VMware
10 10 (3.06%) BMC
11 9 (2.75%) Adobe
11 9 (2.75%) CheckPoint
11 9 (2.75%) Salesforce.com
12 7 (2.14%) Informatica
12 7 (2.14%) Palo Alto
12 7 (2.14%) Tableau
13 6 (1.83%) Apttus
13 6 (1.83%) Sun
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