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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 18 16
Rank change year-on-year -8 -2  
Contract jobs citing Oracle 108 172 169
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 5.88% 7.39% 6.91%
As % of the Vendors category 12.11% 14.58% 13.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 77 102
Median daily rate £450 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £314 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £550 £623
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 1
Median hourly rate £20.00 £12.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.00% +13.63%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £29.06
% change year-on-year +34.61% -10.53%  

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 892 1180 1246
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 48.56% 50.73% 50.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 403 616 585
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 72 54
Median hourly rate £13.25 £12.50 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.00% -41.99%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.00 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £24.80 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.07
% change year-on-year -14.63% +13.44%  

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 26 June 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 +2 31 £475 +5.55% 5
Bracknell -5 21 £350 -17.64% 1
Newbury +2 13 £350 -2.77% 1
Maidenhead 0 4 £188 -42.30% 3
Slough -8 2 £200 -44.82% 1
Wokingham +3 1 - -
Oracle
South East

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 59 (22.61%) SQL
2 45 (17.24%) Microsoft
3 43 (16.48%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (15.71%) SAP
5 40 (15.33%) Java
5 40 (15.33%) Finance
6 39 (14.94%) Security Cleared
7 36 (13.79%) Oracle Database
8 35 (13.41%) Telecoms
9 29 (11.11%) SC Cleared
10 27 (10.34%) Microsoft Excel
11 26 (9.96%) PL/SQL
11 26 (9.96%) Marketing
12 25 (9.58%) Web Services
13 24 (9.20%) SQL Server
13 24 (9.20%) SOA
13 24 (9.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 23 (8.81%) ERP
15 22 (8.43%) Unix
15 22 (8.43%) Degree
16 21 (8.05%) Microsoft Office
17 20 (7.66%) HTML
17 20 (7.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
18 19 (7.28%) Linux
18 19 (7.28%) XML
18 19 (7.28%) ETL
18 19 (7.28%) Business Intelligence
19 18 (6.90%) CRM
19 18 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
20 17 (6.51%) HP

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 24 (9.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 16 (6.13%) WebLogic
3 6 (2.30%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.53%) Apache
4 4 (1.53%) MS Exchange
5 3 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (1.15%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.77%) Confluence
6 2 (0.77%) Live Communications Server
6 2 (0.77%) Oracle UPK
7 1 (0.38%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.38%) JBoss
7 1 (0.38%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (0.38%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.38%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.38%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.38%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.38%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 27 (10.34%) Microsoft Excel
2 21 (8.05%) Microsoft Office
3 20 (7.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 8 (3.07%) MS Visio
4 8 (3.07%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 13 (4.98%) Oracle Retail
2 10 (3.83%) Oracle ERP
3 8 (3.07%) HFM
4 6 (2.30%) Hyperion Planning
4 6 (2.30%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (2.30%) Oracle Receivables
4 6 (2.30%) Remedy ITSM
5 5 (1.92%) Oracle EBS R12
6 4 (1.53%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (1.53%) Eloqua
7 3 (1.15%) NetSuite
7 3 (1.15%) Oracle BRM
8 2 (0.77%) Oracle Applications
8 2 (0.77%) Oracle Payables
8 2 (0.77%) Oracle Payroll
8 2 (0.77%) Oracle SCM
8 2 (0.77%) Remedy AR System
8 2 (0.77%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 2 (0.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 2 (0.77%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.60%) SaaS
1 12 (4.60%) Taleo
2 4 (1.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.15%) Adobe Analytics
3 3 (1.15%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.77%) Oracle CX
4 2 (0.77%) Oracle Service Cloud
4 2 (0.77%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.38%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.38%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.38%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.38%) AWS CloudTrail
5 1 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.38%) CloudFront
5 1 (0.38%) G Suite
5 1 (0.38%) GitHub
5 1 (0.38%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.38%) Office 365
5 1 (0.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.83%) DNS
2 7 (2.68%) DHCP
3 6 (2.30%) Firewall
3 6 (2.30%) SAN
4 4 (1.53%) IMAP
4 4 (1.53%) Internet
4 4 (1.53%) SMTP
5 3 (1.15%) SSL
6 2 (0.77%) 3G
6 2 (0.77%) 4G
6 2 (0.77%) Intranet
6 2 (0.77%) LDAP
6 2 (0.77%) NAS
6 2 (0.77%) Network Security
6 2 (0.77%) Radio Access Network
6 2 (0.77%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.38%) DSL
7 1 (0.38%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (0.38%) Telnet
7 1 (0.38%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (13.79%) Oracle Database
2 24 (9.20%) SQL Server
3 14 (5.36%) Oracle Reports
4 12 (4.60%) Essbase
4 12 (4.60%) Relational Database
5 11 (4.21%) Oracle ODI
6 9 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (3.07%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (3.07%) Oracle BI EE
8 7 (2.68%) MySQL
9 6 (2.30%) BusinessObjects
9 6 (2.30%) Oracle Smart View
9 6 (2.30%) RDBMS
10 5 (1.92%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
10 5 (1.92%) DB2
11 4 (1.53%) MS Access
11 4 (1.53%) Oracle Database 11g
11 4 (1.53%) Oracle Database 12c
12 3 (1.15%) MongoDB
12 3 (1.15%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (4.60%) Jenkins
2 10 (3.83%) Maven
3 8 (3.07%) Dreamweaver
4 6 (2.30%) Git (software)
5 5 (1.92%) Cucumber
6 4 (1.53%) JUnit
6 4 (1.53%) Selenium
6 4 (1.53%) SilkTest
7 3 (1.15%) SoapUI
8 2 (0.77%) JIRA
8 2 (0.77%) ProC
8 2 (0.77%) Talend Open Studio
8 2 (0.77%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.38%) MSI
9 1 (0.38%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.38%) PowerDesigner
9 1 (0.38%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.38%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.38%) XDoclet
9 1 (0.38%) XMLSpy
General
1 40 (15.33%) Finance
2 35 (13.41%) Telecoms
3 26 (9.96%) Marketing
4 17 (6.51%) Retail
5 10 (3.83%) Publishing
6 7 (2.68%) Billing
7 4 (1.53%) German Language
8 3 (1.15%) Banking
8 3 (1.15%) Italian Language
8 3 (1.15%) Japanese Language
8 3 (1.15%) Korean Language
8 3 (1.15%) Russian Language
8 3 (1.15%) Spanish Language
9 2 (0.77%) Electronics
9 2 (0.77%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.38%) Automotive
10 1 (0.38%) Back Office
10 1 (0.38%) Front Office
10 1 (0.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 54 (20.69%) Architect
2 47 (18.01%) Developer
3 26 (9.96%) Analyst
4 23 (8.81%) Project Manager
5 21 (8.05%) Consultant
6 20 (7.66%) Solutions Architect
7 17 (6.51%) Oracle Architect
8 14 (5.36%) Java Developer
9 13 (4.98%) Test Leader
10 12 (4.60%) Oracle Consultant
11 10 (3.83%) SQL Developer
12 8 (3.07%) Financial Analyst
12 8 (3.07%) Oracle Developer
12 8 (3.07%) Senior Manager
12 8 (3.07%) Support Engineer
12 8 (3.07%) Test Manager
13 7 (2.68%) Administrator
13 7 (2.68%) PL/SQL Developer
13 7 (2.68%) Senior Project Manager
14 6 (2.30%) Oracle Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (9.58%) Web Services
2 20 (7.66%) HTML
3 19 (7.28%) XML
4 16 (6.13%) WebCenter
5 15 (5.75%) Java EE
6 14 (5.36%) RESTful
7 13 (4.98%) .NET
8 12 (4.60%) CSS
9 11 (4.21%) J2EE
10 9 (3.45%) Oracle Fusion
11 7 (2.68%) Middleware
12 6 (2.30%) HTML5
13 5 (1.92%) Backbone.js
13 5 (1.92%) jQuery
13 5 (1.92%) REST
14 4 (1.53%) ASP.NET
14 4 (1.53%) Hibernate
14 4 (1.53%) Oracle GoldenGate
14 4 (1.53%) SOAP
15 3 (1.15%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 18 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (5.36%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (3.07%) Computer Science
3 8 (3.07%) W3C
4 6 (2.30%) FMCG
5 4 (1.53%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.53%) Pricing Data
6 3 (1.15%) Clustering
6 3 (1.15%) Data Centre
6 3 (1.15%) Fat Client
6 3 (1.15%) Thin Client
6 3 (1.15%) Virtual Team
7 2 (0.77%) CMDB
7 2 (0.77%) Life Science
7 2 (0.77%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (0.77%) Smart Meter
7 2 (0.77%) Social Media
8 1 (0.38%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.38%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (8.43%) Unix
2 19 (7.28%) Linux
3 8 (3.07%) Windows
4 6 (2.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (2.30%) Solaris
4 6 (2.30%) Windows Server
5 4 (1.53%) AIX
5 4 (1.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.15%) Windows 7
6 3 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (1.15%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.77%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (0.77%) SUSE
8 1 (0.38%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.38%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (16.48%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (9.20%) SOA
3 23 (8.81%) ERP
4 19 (7.28%) Business Intelligence
4 19 (7.28%) ETL
5 18 (6.90%) CRM
6 17 (6.51%) Migration
7 16 (6.13%) Information Management
7 16 (6.13%) Stakeholder Management
7 16 (6.13%) Validation
8 15 (5.75%) Data Modelling
8 15 (5.75%) Scrum
9 14 (5.36%) DevOps
9 14 (5.36%) Unit Testing
10 12 (4.60%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (4.60%) Project Management
11 11 (4.21%) Configuration Management
11 11 (4.21%) Security Management
12 10 (3.83%) Data Security
12 10 (3.83%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 59 (22.61%) SQL
2 40 (15.33%) Java
3 26 (9.96%) PL/SQL
4 16 (6.13%) JavaScript
5 8 (3.07%) Python
6 7 (2.68%) Shell Script
7 6 (2.30%) Bash Shell
8 5 (1.92%) C#
9 4 (1.53%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.15%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.77%) Perl
11 2 (0.77%) PHP
11 2 (0.77%) Ruby
11 2 (0.77%) VBA
11 2 (0.77%) XQuery
12 1 (0.38%) C
12 1 (0.38%) Groovy
12 1 (0.38%) Korn
12 1 (0.38%) Scala
12 1 (0.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 39 (14.94%) Security Cleared
2 29 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 22 (8.43%) Degree
4 9 (3.45%) DV Cleared
5 6 (2.30%) Computer Science Degree
6 5 (1.92%) ISEB
7 4 (1.53%) ACCA
7 4 (1.53%) CIMA
7 4 (1.53%) ISTQB
8 3 (1.15%) HND
8 3 (1.15%) IIBA
9 2 (0.77%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.77%) Master's Degree
9 2 (0.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.38%) CCNA
10 1 (0.38%) CCNP
10 1 (0.38%) CISSP
10 1 (0.38%) HNC
10 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.38%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.21%) QA
2 9 (3.45%) Data Quality
3 6 (2.30%) SLA
4 2 (0.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.38%) GAAP
5 1 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (4.60%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.53%) Docker
3 3 (1.15%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (0.77%) Corosync
4 2 (0.77%) ISA Server
4 2 (0.77%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.38%) vCloud
5 1 (0.38%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (0.38%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (3.45%) Puppet
2 6 (2.30%) Ansible
3 5 (1.92%) NetBackup
4 4 (1.53%) McAfee ePO
4 4 (1.53%) Netcool
4 4 (1.53%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 4 (1.53%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (1.53%) Red Hat Satellite
4 4 (1.53%) SCCM
5 3 (1.15%) Nagios
5 3 (1.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 3 (1.15%) Unicenter
6 2 (0.77%) Data Guard
6 2 (0.77%) Kubernetes
6 2 (0.77%) MOM
6 2 (0.77%) Pacemaker
6 2 (0.77%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 1 (0.38%) Amdocs OSS
7 1 (0.38%) vMotion
7 1 (0.38%) yum
Vendors
1 45 (17.24%) Microsoft
2 41 (15.71%) SAP
3 17 (6.51%) HP
3 17 (6.51%) Salesforce.com
4 15 (5.75%) Hyperion
4 15 (5.75%) Siebel
5 14 (5.36%) Red Hat
6 12 (4.60%) JD Edwards
7 11 (4.21%) Informatica
8 10 (3.83%) Adobe
9 9 (3.45%) Apttus
10 7 (2.68%) Remedy
11 6 (2.30%) BMC
11 6 (2.30%) Cisco
11 6 (2.30%) IBM
11 6 (2.30%) VMware
12 5 (1.92%) McAfee
12 5 (1.92%) Saba
12 5 (1.92%) Trillium
12 5 (1.92%) webMethods
Berkshire
Morgan McKinley UK
Posted: 16 hours ago