Period
to 18 December 2018

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 18 December 2018 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
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 11 14
Rank change year-on-year -6 +3 0
Contract jobs citing Oracle 315 379 366
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 7.30% 9.16% 8.63%
As % of the Vendors category 15.48% 18.70% 17.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 180 202
Berkshire median daily rate £439 £431 £460
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.74% -6.25% +4.55%
10th Percentile £328 £313 £313
90th Percentile £585 £600 £605
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 12
Berkshire median hourly rate £62.50 £31.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +101.61% +148.00% -62.69%
10th Percentile £48.25 £13.35 £12.25
90th Percentile £68.55 £44.80 £50.00
South East median hourly rate £47.50 £32.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year +48.44% -17.95% +4.00%

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 2,035 2,027 2,145
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 47.18% 48.99% 50.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 946 1,050 1,109
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £218 £263 £237
90th Percentile £575 £600 £575
South East median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 86 115
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £14.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.93% +11.54% -28.97%
10th Percentile £9.75 £11.78 £9.25
90th Percentile £45.00 £39.75 £47.25
South East median hourly rate £16.58 £17.25 £15.25
% change year-on-year -3.88% +13.11% -15.28%

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 18 December 2018.

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 18 December 2018.

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 18 December 2018. 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 -1 126 £450 +5.88% 25
Bracknell -27 33 £493 +9.44% 19
Slough -5 32 £300 -22.58% 4
Wokingham +7 23 £425 - 9
Newbury -13 15 £406 +4.84% 5
Maidenhead -16 3 £300 -29.41% 1
Thatcham - 1 £525 -
Oracle
South East

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 125 (39.68%) SQL
2 80 (25.40%) Finance
3 66 (20.95%) Oracle Database
4 60 (19.05%) PL/SQL
5 54 (17.14%) Microsoft
6 53 (16.83%) Java
7 50 (15.87%) Migration
8 48 (15.24%) Unix
8 48 (15.24%) Microsoft Excel
9 47 (14.92%) Security Cleared
10 41 (13.02%) SC Cleared
11 38 (12.06%) Business Intelligence
12 36 (11.43%) Data Migration
12 36 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
13 34 (10.79%) Windows
13 34 (10.79%) Oracle EBS
14 33 (10.48%) Telecoms
14 33 (10.48%) Linux
15 31 (9.84%) SAP
16 28 (8.89%) Project Management
17 27 (8.57%) Degree
17 27 (8.57%) Oracle EBS R12
17 27 (8.57%) OpenVMS
18 26 (8.25%) XML
19 25 (7.94%) SQL Server
19 25 (7.94%) Oracle Receivables
20 24 (7.62%) Web Services
20 24 (7.62%) HP
20 24 (7.62%) Firewall
21 23 (7.30%) ERP

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 13 (4.13%) CMS
2 12 (3.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 12 (3.81%) Oracle Workflow
3 5 (1.59%) WebLogic
4 4 (1.27%) JBoss
4 4 (1.27%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.27%) Tomcat
5 3 (0.95%) Apache
5 3 (0.95%) Cloud Foundry
5 3 (0.95%) OpenStack
5 3 (0.95%) Oracle Service Bus
5 3 (0.95%) Skype for Business
5 3 (0.95%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.63%) Confluence
6 2 (0.63%) Oracle BPEL
6 2 (0.63%) PowerExchange
7 1 (0.32%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.32%) IIS
7 1 (0.32%) Smallworld
Applications
1 48 (15.24%) Microsoft Excel
2 18 (5.71%) Microsoft Office
3 13 (4.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.95%) Chatbot
4 3 (0.95%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 34 (10.79%) Oracle EBS
2 27 (8.57%) Oracle EBS R12
3 25 (7.94%) Oracle Receivables
4 22 (6.98%) Oracle Payables
5 14 (4.44%) CSG Singleview
6 8 (2.54%) Oracle General Ledger
6 8 (2.54%) Oracle Retail
7 7 (2.22%) Eloqua
7 7 (2.22%) Oracle Financials
8 5 (1.59%) HFM
8 5 (1.59%) Oracle Assets
9 4 (1.27%) Oracle Applications
9 4 (1.27%) Oracle CRM
9 4 (1.27%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 3 (0.95%) Remedy ITSM
10 3 (0.95%) SAP MDG
10 3 (0.95%) SAP S/4HANA
11 2 (0.63%) Oracle BPM
11 2 (0.63%) Oracle BRM
11 2 (0.63%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 20 (6.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (5.40%) IaaS
3 7 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (1.90%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (1.90%) PaaS
4 6 (1.90%) SaaS
5 5 (1.59%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (0.95%) BlueKai
6 3 (0.95%) GitHub
6 3 (0.95%) Oracle CX
7 2 (0.63%) Office 365
7 2 (0.63%) SuccessFactors
7 2 (0.63%) Taleo
8 1 (0.32%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 24 (7.62%) Firewall
2 17 (5.40%) SAN
3 13 (4.13%) DNS
4 8 (2.54%) Internet
4 8 (2.54%) VoIP
5 7 (2.22%) LAN
6 6 (1.90%) VPN
6 6 (1.90%) WAN
7 5 (1.59%) Radio Access Network
7 5 (1.59%) TCP/IP
8 4 (1.27%) DHCP
8 4 (1.27%) Ethernet
8 4 (1.27%) FTP
8 4 (1.27%) MPLS
8 4 (1.27%) NAS
8 4 (1.27%) Reverse Proxy
8 4 (1.27%) Wireless
9 2 (0.63%) Broadband
9 2 (0.63%) GPRS
9 2 (0.63%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (20.95%) Oracle Database
2 25 (7.94%) SQL Server
3 16 (5.08%) Oracle Database 12c
4 15 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
4 15 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
5 14 (4.44%) MySQL
6 12 (3.81%) DB2
7 9 (2.86%) Oracle ODI
8 8 (2.54%) BusinessObjects
8 8 (2.54%) Power BI
8 8 (2.54%) Relational Database
9 7 (2.22%) Essbase
9 7 (2.22%) Oracle Database 11g
9 7 (2.22%) Oracle Exadata
10 6 (1.90%) MongoDB
10 6 (1.90%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 5 (1.59%) Oracle BI EE
11 5 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (1.27%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 14 (4.44%) Toad
2 13 (4.13%) ProC
3 12 (3.81%) PVCS
4 9 (2.86%) Git (software)
5 6 (1.90%) Jenkins
5 6 (1.90%) JIRA
5 6 (1.90%) Oracle Forms
6 5 (1.59%) Maven
7 4 (1.27%) PowerBuilder
8 3 (0.95%) JUnit
8 3 (0.95%) MSI
8 3 (0.95%) Oracle APEX
8 3 (0.95%) SoapUI
8 3 (0.95%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (0.63%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.63%) Hudson
9 2 (0.63%) Rational Rose
9 2 (0.63%) Selenium
9 2 (0.63%) WebDriver
General
1 80 (25.40%) Finance
2 33 (10.48%) Telecoms
3 23 (7.30%) Retail
4 17 (5.40%) Billing
5 9 (2.86%) Marketing
6 2 (0.63%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.32%) Banking
7 1 (0.32%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.32%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 74 (23.49%) Developer
2 59 (18.73%) Analyst
3 42 (13.33%) Consultant
4 40 (12.70%) Architect
5 28 (8.89%) Data Analyst
6 21 (6.67%) Oracle Developer
7 17 (5.40%) Oracle Consultant
8 16 (5.08%) Financial Analyst
9 15 (4.76%) Data Migration Analyst
9 15 (4.76%) DBA
9 15 (4.76%) Migration Analyst
9 15 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
10 14 (4.44%) Oracle Analyst
11 13 (4.13%) Java Developer
12 12 (3.81%) C# Developer
13 11 (3.49%) OSS Engineer
13 11 (3.49%) Project Manager
14 10 (3.17%) Business Analyst
14 10 (3.17%) Oracle Architect
14 10 (3.17%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (8.25%) XML
2 24 (7.62%) Web Services
3 16 (5.08%) J2EE
4 15 (4.76%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 14 (4.44%) .NET
5 14 (4.44%) Spring
6 10 (3.17%) REST
6 10 (3.17%) STL
7 9 (2.86%) SOAP
8 8 (2.54%) HTML
8 8 (2.54%) Middleware
8 8 (2.54%) Oracle Fusion
9 7 (2.22%) ASP.NET
9 7 (2.22%) ASP.NET Web API
10 6 (1.90%) Spring Boot
10 6 (1.90%) XSLT
11 4 (1.27%) Django
11 4 (1.27%) EDI
11 4 (1.27%) Hibernate
11 4 (1.27%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 16 (5.08%) Self-Motivation
2 15 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (4.13%) Management Information System
3 13 (4.13%) Replication
4 11 (3.49%) Data Centre
4 11 (3.49%) Virtual Team
5 5 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.27%) Clustering
6 4 (1.27%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (1.27%) Microsoft Licensing
6 4 (1.27%) N-Tier
6 4 (1.27%) Oracle Exalytics
7 3 (0.95%) Client/Server
7 3 (0.95%) User Experience
7 3 (0.95%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (0.63%) HP Storage
8 2 (0.63%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.63%) NHS
8 2 (0.63%) Public Cloud
8 2 (0.63%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 48 (15.24%) Unix
2 34 (10.79%) Windows
3 33 (10.48%) Linux
4 27 (8.57%) OpenVMS
5 13 (4.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (2.86%) Solaris
6 9 (2.86%) Windows Server
7 5 (1.59%) AIX
7 5 (1.59%) CentOS
7 5 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (1.27%) Windows Vista
9 3 (0.95%) Oracle Linux
9 3 (0.95%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.63%) HPUX
10 2 (0.63%) MVS
11 1 (0.32%) SUSE
11 1 (0.32%) VMS
11 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (15.87%) Migration
2 38 (12.06%) Business Intelligence
3 36 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (11.43%) Data Migration
4 28 (8.89%) Project Management
5 23 (7.30%) ERP
6 22 (6.98%) User Acceptance Testing
6 22 (6.98%) Workflow
7 20 (6.35%) Data Modelling
8 18 (5.71%) Data Cleansing
8 18 (5.71%) OO
8 18 (5.71%) Problem-Solving
9 17 (5.40%) Computer Science
9 17 (5.40%) Scrum
10 16 (5.08%) Data Analysis
10 16 (5.08%) Information Security
11 15 (4.76%) ETL
12 14 (4.44%) Data Mapping
13 13 (4.13%) ITIL
14 12 (3.81%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 125 (39.68%) SQL
2 60 (19.05%) PL/SQL
3 53 (16.83%) Java
4 22 (6.98%) C#
5 20 (6.35%) C
6 15 (4.76%) VBA
7 14 (4.44%) C++
8 12 (3.81%) Python
9 11 (3.49%) JavaScript
10 10 (3.17%) Fortran
10 10 (3.17%) Perl
11 9 (2.86%) PowerShell
12 8 (2.54%) Shell Script
13 7 (2.22%) Groovy
13 7 (2.22%) VB
14 5 (1.59%) Bash Shell
14 5 (1.59%) PHP
15 3 (0.95%) Delphi
16 2 (0.63%) COBOL
16 2 (0.63%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 47 (14.92%) Security Cleared
2 41 (13.02%) SC Cleared
3 27 (8.57%) Degree
4 8 (2.54%) DV Cleared
5 7 (2.22%) ISTQB
5 7 (2.22%) MOS
6 6 (1.90%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (1.59%) CCNA
7 5 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (1.59%) ISEB
7 5 (1.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (1.27%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 4 (1.27%) PMI Certification
8 4 (1.27%) PMP
9 3 (0.95%) CCIE
9 3 (0.95%) CCNP
9 3 (0.95%) MCSE
10 2 (0.63%) Master's Degree
10 2 (0.63%) MBA
10 2 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (6.03%) SLA
2 11 (3.49%) QA
3 10 (3.17%) Data Quality
4 4 (1.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.63%) Government Security Classifications
6 1 (0.32%) PMO
System Software
1 18 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (3.81%) Active Directory
3 9 (2.86%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (1.59%) Docker
4 5 (1.59%) KVM
4 5 (1.59%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (0.95%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (0.95%) vSphere
6 2 (0.63%) NFS
6 2 (0.63%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 1 (0.32%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.32%) HDFS
7 1 (0.32%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.32%) iptables
7 1 (0.32%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 11 (3.49%) Amdocs OSS
2 7 (2.22%) Data Guard
2 7 (2.22%) HP ALM
3 6 (1.90%) Ansible
4 5 (1.59%) Oracle RMAN
5 4 (1.27%) Puppet
5 4 (1.27%) SCCM
5 4 (1.27%) SCOM
6 3 (0.95%) Cisco CUCM
6 3 (0.95%) Cisco UCCE
6 3 (0.95%) Cisco UCCX
6 3 (0.95%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 2 (0.63%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
7 2 (0.63%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (0.63%) Microsoft Clustering
7 2 (0.63%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.32%) BladeLogic
8 1 (0.32%) MOM
8 1 (0.32%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (0.32%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 54 (17.14%) Microsoft
2 31 (9.84%) SAP
3 24 (7.62%) HP
4 22 (6.98%) VMware
5 15 (4.76%) IBM
6 13 (4.13%) Amdocs
7 11 (3.49%) Cramer
7 11 (3.49%) Sun
8 10 (3.17%) Huawei
8 10 (3.17%) Workday
9 9 (2.86%) Informatica
10 8 (2.54%) Hyperion
11 7 (2.22%) Ab Initio
11 7 (2.22%) Cisco
11 7 (2.22%) Red Hat
12 6 (1.90%) Ariba
12 6 (1.90%) TIBCO
13 5 (1.59%) Citrix
13 5 (1.59%) Google
13 5 (1.59%) Tableau