Period
to 24 November 2017

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 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
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 13 14
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1 +13
Contract jobs citing Oracle 371 388 382
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 9.03% 9.02% 7.58%
As % of the Vendors category 18.40% 17.60% 15.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 211 226
Berkshire median daily rate £438 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.78% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £313 £319 £309
90th Percentile £616 £600 £700
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 15 1
Berkshire median hourly rate £31.00 £12.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +148.00% -68.75% +110.53%
10th Percentile £13.35 £12.10 £37.50
90th Percentile £44.80 £50.00 £42.50
South East median hourly rate £32.00 £12.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +156.00% -66.67% +56.25%

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 Berkshire.

All Vendors
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2016 2205 2515
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 49.09% 51.28% 49.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1039 1146 1277
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £225 £225
90th Percentile £600 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £418 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +4.38% +2.56% +6.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 124 139
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £12.75 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.73% -40.84% +23.14%
10th Percentile £11.25 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £39.85 £44.48 £45.82
South East median hourly rate £17.25 £16.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year +7.81% -14.35% +20.52%

Oracle
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

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 6 months to 24 November 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 6 months to 24 November 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 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
Reading +4 113 £438 +0.57% 10
Bracknell +2 80 £450 -7.69% 6
Newbury -5 31 £369 +1.72% 4
Maidenhead -6 23 £425 -15.63% 1
Slough -3 19 £400 +14.29% 1
Windsor +1 6 £425 -12.82%
Wokingham -3 2 - - 1
Oracle
South East

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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 103 (27.76%) SQL
2 64 (17.25%) SAP
3 63 (16.98%) Finance
4 60 (16.17%) Analytical Skills
5 58 (15.63%) Unix
6 51 (13.75%) Linux
7 49 (13.21%) Java
7 49 (13.21%) Security Cleared
8 48 (12.94%) SQL Server
8 48 (12.94%) Stakeholder Management
9 47 (12.67%) Migration
10 46 (12.40%) Agile Software Development
11 44 (11.86%) Oracle Database
12 42 (11.32%) Retail
12 42 (11.32%) Business Intelligence
13 40 (10.78%) Windows
14 39 (10.51%) PL/SQL
15 38 (10.24%) Data Migration
16 37 (9.97%) Microsoft
17 36 (9.70%) ETL
17 36 (9.70%) Oracle Reports
18 34 (9.16%) Project Management
18 34 (9.16%) JDA
18 34 (9.16%) Data Analysis
19 33 (8.89%) HTML
19 33 (8.89%) Data Modelling
20 32 (8.63%) ERP
20 32 (8.63%) SC Cleared
21 31 (8.36%) Degree
22 29 (7.82%) Telecoms

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 19 (5.12%) Confluence
1 19 (5.12%) WebLogic
2 13 (3.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 13 (3.50%) Tomcat
3 10 (2.70%) Oracle Workflow
4 9 (2.43%) Apache
5 6 (1.62%) JBoss
6 5 (1.35%) CMS
6 5 (1.35%) Oracle Application Server
6 5 (1.35%) SharePoint
7 4 (1.08%) Apache Spark
7 4 (1.08%) Liferay
7 4 (1.08%) Smallworld
7 4 (1.08%) WebSphere
8 3 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (0.81%) SAS
9 2 (0.54%) Apache TomEE
9 2 (0.54%) Drupal
9 2 (0.54%) GlassFish
9 2 (0.54%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 12 (3.23%) MS Visio
2 11 (2.96%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (2.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 8 (2.16%) Microsoft Office
5 6 (1.62%) Photoshop
5 6 (1.62%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.54%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 18 (4.85%) Oracle EBS
2 15 (4.04%) Oracle ERP
2 15 (4.04%) Oracle Retail
3 14 (3.77%) Oracle BPM
4 13 (3.50%) Primavera
5 11 (2.96%) Sonata
6 7 (1.89%) Oracle Financials
6 7 (1.89%) SAP CRM
7 6 (1.62%) HFM
7 6 (1.62%) Hyperion Planning
8 4 (1.08%) Eloqua
8 4 (1.08%) Maximo
8 4 (1.08%) NetSuite
9 3 (0.81%) Oracle Payables
9 3 (0.81%) Oracle Receivables
9 3 (0.81%) SAP ERP
10 2 (0.54%) Dynamics NAV
10 2 (0.54%) Oracle CRM On Demand
10 2 (0.54%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
10 2 (0.54%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 15 (4.04%) IaaS
1 15 (4.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (2.96%) PaaS
3 6 (1.62%) SaaS
4 5 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (1.08%) Adobe Analytics
6 3 (0.81%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (0.81%) GitHub
6 3 (0.81%) Google Analytics
6 3 (0.81%) Office 365
6 3 (0.81%) SuccessFactors
7 2 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.54%) Google App Engine
7 2 (0.54%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.54%) Google Compute Engine
7 2 (0.54%) Taleo
8 1 (0.27%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.27%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 21 (5.66%) Firewall
2 20 (5.39%) TCP/IP
3 17 (4.58%) DNS
4 15 (4.04%) SAN
5 8 (2.16%) NAS
5 8 (2.16%) WAN
6 6 (1.62%) Fibre Channel
6 6 (1.62%) HTTP
6 6 (1.62%) LAN
7 5 (1.35%) Internet
7 5 (1.35%) VPN
8 3 (0.81%) Intranet
8 3 (0.81%) LDAP
8 3 (0.81%) SIGTRAN
8 3 (0.81%) SS7
9 2 (0.54%) DHCP
9 2 (0.54%) iSCSI
9 2 (0.54%) Reverse Proxy
9 2 (0.54%) SSL
9 2 (0.54%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (12.94%) SQL Server
2 44 (11.86%) Oracle Database
3 36 (9.70%) Oracle Reports
4 27 (7.28%) Relational Database
5 22 (5.93%) MySQL
6 19 (5.12%) Data Warehouse
7 14 (3.77%) DB2
7 14 (3.77%) Oracle Exadata
8 12 (3.23%) Oracle Database 12c
9 11 (2.96%) PostgreSQL
9 11 (2.96%) RDBMS
10 10 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 9 (2.43%) Big Data
11 9 (2.43%) Oracle ODI
12 8 (2.16%) Essbase
12 8 (2.16%) Hadoop
12 8 (2.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 7 (1.89%) NoSQL
13 7 (1.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 6 (1.62%) Datazen
Development Applications
1 27 (7.28%) JIRA
2 19 (5.12%) Jenkins
3 16 (4.31%) Gradle
4 15 (4.04%) Ant
4 15 (4.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 15 (4.04%) MSBuild
4 15 (4.04%) TeamCity
5 7 (1.89%) Git (software)
5 7 (1.89%) Subversion
6 6 (1.62%) JUnit
7 5 (1.35%) Oracle APEX
7 5 (1.35%) Selenium
7 5 (1.35%) SoapUI
7 5 (1.35%) Talend Open Studio
8 4 (1.08%) Artifactory
8 4 (1.08%) Moq
8 4 (1.08%) NSubstitute
8 4 (1.08%) NUnit
8 4 (1.08%) Rhino Mocks
8 4 (1.08%) XMLSpy
General
1 63 (16.98%) Finance
2 42 (11.32%) Retail
3 29 (7.82%) Telecoms
4 16 (4.31%) Marketing
5 7 (1.89%) Publishing
6 5 (1.35%) Military
7 4 (1.08%) Billing
7 4 (1.08%) French Language
8 3 (0.81%) German Language
8 3 (0.81%) Italian Language
8 3 (0.81%) Japanese Language
8 3 (0.81%) Korean Language
8 3 (0.81%) Legal
8 3 (0.81%) Russian Language
9 2 (0.54%) Banking
10 1 (0.27%) Back Office
10 1 (0.27%) Electronics
10 1 (0.27%) Front Office
10 1 (0.27%) Law
10 1 (0.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 74 (19.95%) Developer
2 71 (19.14%) Architect
3 60 (16.17%) Analyst
4 30 (8.09%) Consultant
5 23 (6.20%) Administrator
5 23 (6.20%) Business Analyst
5 23 (6.20%) SQL Developer
6 21 (5.66%) Solutions Architect
7 19 (5.12%) Data Architect
8 18 (4.85%) Oracle Consultant
9 17 (4.58%) Oracle Developer
9 17 (4.58%) PL/SQL Developer
10 15 (4.04%) Oracle Analyst
10 15 (4.04%) Systems Administrator
11 14 (3.77%) Data Analyst
11 14 (3.77%) Senior Analyst
12 13 (3.50%) Oracle Business Analyst
13 12 (3.23%) ERP Analyst
13 12 (3.23%) Oracle Architect
14 11 (2.96%) ERP Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (8.89%) HTML
2 26 (7.01%) XML
3 19 (5.12%) .NET
3 19 (5.12%) CSS
3 19 (5.12%) REST
4 17 (4.58%) Oracle Fusion
5 14 (3.77%) jQuery
5 14 (3.77%) JSON
5 14 (3.77%) Spring
6 13 (3.50%) Web Services
7 11 (2.96%) Middleware
8 10 (2.70%) RESTful
8 10 (2.70%) WebCenter
9 9 (2.43%) .NET Framework
9 9 (2.43%) HTML5
9 9 (2.43%) SOAP
10 8 (2.16%) CSS3
10 8 (2.16%) J2EE
11 7 (1.89%) ADO.NET
11 7 (1.89%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 60 (16.17%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (4.85%) Data Centre
3 16 (4.31%) Computer Science
4 14 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
5 12 (3.23%) Management Information System
6 11 (2.96%) Data Structures
6 11 (2.96%) Oracle Exalogic
7 9 (2.43%) Private Cloud
7 9 (2.43%) User Experience
8 8 (2.16%) CMDB
8 8 (2.16%) FMCG
9 5 (1.35%) EMC VNX
9 5 (1.35%) PKI
9 5 (1.35%) Virtual Team
9 5 (1.35%) VxBlock/Vblock
10 4 (1.08%) Clustering
10 4 (1.08%) Social Media
11 3 (0.81%) Greenfield Project
11 3 (0.81%) Public Cloud
11 3 (0.81%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 58 (15.63%) Unix
2 51 (13.75%) Linux
3 40 (10.78%) Windows
4 19 (5.12%) Windows Server
5 15 (4.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (2.96%) Solaris
7 8 (2.16%) AIX
7 8 (2.16%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (1.89%) Windows 7
9 6 (1.62%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 6 (1.62%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (1.08%) HPUX
10 4 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (1.08%) Windows XP
11 3 (0.81%) SUSE
11 3 (0.81%) Windows 10
12 2 (0.54%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.27%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (12.94%) Stakeholder Management
2 47 (12.67%) Migration
3 46 (12.40%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (11.32%) Business Intelligence
5 38 (10.24%) Data Migration
6 36 (9.70%) ETL
7 34 (9.16%) Data Analysis
7 34 (9.16%) Project Management
8 33 (8.89%) Data Modelling
9 32 (8.63%) ERP
10 24 (6.47%) Configuration Management
10 24 (6.47%) DevOps
11 23 (6.20%) ITIL
12 22 (5.93%) Mentoring
13 21 (5.66%) Analytics
14 20 (5.39%) Test Automation
15 19 (5.12%) Business Analysis
15 19 (5.12%) CRM
15 19 (5.12%) Data Architecture
16 16 (4.31%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 103 (27.76%) SQL
2 49 (13.21%) Java
3 39 (10.51%) PL/SQL
4 24 (6.47%) PowerShell
5 22 (5.93%) Perl
6 21 (5.66%) C#
6 21 (5.66%) JavaScript
7 18 (4.85%) Shell Script
8 16 (4.31%) Python
9 14 (3.77%) Bash Shell
10 9 (2.43%) C++
11 8 (2.16%) Ruby
11 8 (2.16%) VB.NET
12 6 (1.62%) C
12 6 (1.62%) PHP
12 6 (1.62%) T-SQL
13 5 (1.35%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
14 4 (1.08%) VBScript
15 3 (0.81%) Groovy
16 2 (0.54%) Korn
Qualifications
1 49 (13.21%) Security Cleared
2 32 (8.63%) SC Cleared
3 31 (8.36%) Degree
4 13 (3.50%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (1.62%) DV Cleared
6 4 (1.08%) PMP
7 3 (0.81%) ACCA
7 3 (0.81%) CIMA
7 3 (0.81%) ISEB
7 3 (0.81%) Oracle Certification
7 3 (0.81%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.54%) AAT
8 2 (0.54%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.54%) MySQL Certification
9 1 (0.27%) IIBA
9 1 (0.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.27%) PgMP
9 1 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.85%) SLA
2 14 (3.77%) Data Quality
3 11 (2.96%) QA
4 9 (2.43%) GDPR
5 4 (1.08%) PMO
System Software
1 16 (4.31%) Active Directory
2 14 (3.77%) Xen
3 7 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.81%) KVM
4 3 (0.81%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (0.81%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (0.81%) vSphere
4 3 (0.81%) XenDesktop
4 3 (0.81%) XenServer
5 2 (0.54%) Docker
5 2 (0.54%) HDFS
6 1 (0.27%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.27%) Firmware
6 1 (0.27%) NFS
6 1 (0.27%) Samba
6 1 (0.27%) SRDF
6 1 (0.27%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 23 (6.20%) Opscode Chef
1 23 (6.20%) Puppet
2 21 (5.66%) Ansible
3 15 (4.04%) Salt
4 5 (1.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 4 (1.08%) McAfee ePO
5 4 (1.08%) Red Hat Satellite
5 4 (1.08%) SCCM
6 3 (0.81%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (0.81%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.54%) Data Guard
7 2 (0.54%) Nagios
7 2 (0.54%) Oozie
7 2 (0.54%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 2 (0.54%) PowerCLI
7 2 (0.54%) SELinux
8 1 (0.27%) Amdocs OSS
8 1 (0.27%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
8 1 (0.27%) Hadoop YARN
8 1 (0.27%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 64 (17.25%) SAP
2 37 (9.97%) Microsoft
3 34 (9.16%) JDA
4 23 (6.20%) IBM
5 20 (5.39%) Tableau
6 18 (4.85%) VMware
7 17 (4.58%) HP
7 17 (4.58%) Red Hat
8 16 (4.31%) Informatica
9 13 (3.50%) Sun
10 11 (2.96%) Salesforce.com
11 10 (2.70%) Cisco
11 10 (2.70%) Hyperion
12 9 (2.43%) EMC
12 9 (2.43%) Google
13 8 (2.16%) Adobe
13 8 (2.16%) Citrix
13 8 (2.16%) PeopleSoft
13 8 (2.16%) Siebel
13 8 (2.16%) Sybase