Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 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
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 15 16
Rank change year-on-year -2 +1 +4
Contract jobs citing Oracle 302 302 339
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 7.56% 7.68% 6.81%
As % of the Vendors category 15.54% 15.42% 13.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 168 210
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £439
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.13% +9.69%
10th Percentile £307 £300 £307
90th Percentile £575 £588 £600
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £424
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.24% +6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 1
Berkshire median hourly rate £30.00 £50.00 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.00% +85.19% +40.26%
South East median hourly rate £27.00 £46.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year -41.62% +15.63% +14.29%

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 1,943 1,958 2,447
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 48.64% 49.77% 49.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,033 993 1,212
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £401 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.12% +0.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £235 £226
90th Percentile £588 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 123 139
Berkshire median hourly rate £15.43 £13.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.30% -22.86% +1.98%
10th Percentile £12.00 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £47.50 £50.00 £55.55
South East median hourly rate £17.48 £15.36 £18.88
% change year-on-year +13.84% -18.65% +17.97%

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 19 February 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 19 February 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 19 February 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 +5 102 £425 - 24
Bracknell +4 59 £450 -18.18% 7
Newbury -14 27 £344 -11.86% 5
Slough 0 25 £400 -11.11% 3
Maidenhead -5 22 £425 +6.25% 7
Wokingham -3 5 £313 -13.79% 2
Windsor -3 4 £375 -23.08%
Oracle
South East

For the 6 months to 19 February 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.

1 100 (33.11%) SQL
2 59 (19.54%) Unix
3 48 (15.89%) Analytical Skills
4 47 (15.56%) Finance
5 46 (15.23%) Java
5 46 (15.23%) Oracle Database
6 45 (14.90%) Agile Software Development
7 44 (14.57%) Linux
7 44 (14.57%) Migration
8 43 (14.24%) PL/SQL
9 42 (13.91%) SAP
10 40 (13.25%) Microsoft
11 38 (12.58%) Windows
12 36 (11.92%) Stakeholder Management
13 34 (11.26%) Telecoms
13 34 (11.26%) Business Intelligence
14 33 (10.93%) Security Cleared
15 31 (10.26%) ETL
16 30 (9.93%) SQL Server
17 29 (9.60%) Microsoft Azure
18 27 (8.94%) Project Management
19 26 (8.61%) Shell Script
19 26 (8.61%) Test Automation
19 26 (8.61%) Data Analysis
20 25 (8.28%) Data Modelling
20 25 (8.28%) HP
21 24 (7.95%) SC Cleared
22 23 (7.62%) Configuration Management
23 22 (7.28%) Oracle Reports
23 22 (7.28%) PowerShell

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 16 (5.30%) Confluence
2 15 (4.97%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 14 (4.64%) WebLogic
4 10 (3.31%) SharePoint
5 9 (2.98%) Apache
6 8 (2.65%) Oracle Workflow
7 7 (2.32%) SAS
7 7 (2.32%) Tomcat
8 5 (1.66%) JBoss
9 4 (1.32%) Smallworld
10 3 (0.99%) Apache Spark
10 3 (0.99%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (0.99%) CMS
10 3 (0.99%) Oracle Service Bus
11 2 (0.66%) Apache Pig
11 2 (0.66%) Apache TomEE
11 2 (0.66%) Drupal
11 2 (0.66%) GlassFish
11 2 (0.66%) Oracle Application Server
12 1 (0.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (1.99%) MS Visio
1 6 (1.99%) Spreadsheet
2 5 (1.66%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (1.32%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.99%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.66%) Pipeline Pilot
5 2 (0.66%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 16 (5.30%) Oracle EBS
2 14 (4.64%) Oracle BPM
3 10 (3.31%) Sonata
4 8 (2.65%) Oracle Payables
5 6 (1.99%) Oracle ERP
6 5 (1.66%) Oracle CRM
6 5 (1.66%) Oracle Retail
6 5 (1.66%) Primavera
7 4 (1.32%) HFM
7 4 (1.32%) Hyperion Planning
7 4 (1.32%) Maximo
7 4 (1.32%) Oracle Receivables
8 3 (0.99%) Oracle Cash Management
8 3 (0.99%) Oracle Financials
9 2 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
9 2 (0.66%) Oracle Applications
9 2 (0.66%) Oracle CRM On Demand
9 2 (0.66%) Oracle EBS R12
10 1 (0.33%) Oracle BRM
10 1 (0.33%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 29 (9.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (2.98%) IaaS
3 8 (2.65%) PaaS
4 6 (1.99%) SaaS
5 5 (1.66%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (1.32%) Adobe Analytics
6 4 (1.32%) GitHub
6 4 (1.32%) Office 365
7 3 (0.99%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (0.99%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.66%) Google App Engine
8 2 (0.66%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.66%) Google Compute Engine
9 1 (0.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.33%) CallidusCloud
9 1 (0.33%) IBM Cloud
9 1 (0.33%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.33%) SuccessFactors
9 1 (0.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.97%) SAN
2 10 (3.31%) Firewall
3 8 (2.65%) WAN
4 6 (1.99%) LAN
4 6 (1.99%) TCP/IP
5 5 (1.66%) DNS
5 5 (1.66%) Internet
5 5 (1.66%) VPN
6 4 (1.32%) NAS
7 3 (0.99%) Intranet
7 3 (0.99%) Radio Access Network
8 2 (0.66%) 4G
8 2 (0.66%) HTTP
8 2 (0.66%) LTE
8 2 (0.66%) Reverse Proxy
8 2 (0.66%) SS7
8 2 (0.66%) Unified Communications
8 2 (0.66%) Wireless
9 1 (0.33%) FCoE
9 1 (0.33%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (15.23%) Oracle Database
2 30 (9.93%) SQL Server
3 22 (7.28%) Oracle Reports
4 20 (6.62%) Oracle Database 12c
5 17 (5.63%) MySQL
6 12 (3.97%) Relational Database
7 10 (3.31%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (3.31%) Oracle Exadata
8 9 (2.98%) MongoDB
8 9 (2.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (2.65%) Big Data
9 8 (2.65%) NoSQL
9 8 (2.65%) PostgreSQL
9 8 (2.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (2.32%) Apache Cassandra
10 7 (2.32%) Hadoop
10 7 (2.32%) Power BI
10 7 (2.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 6 (1.99%) Oracle ODI
12 5 (1.66%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 18 (5.96%) Jenkins
2 17 (5.63%) JIRA
3 14 (4.64%) Gradle
4 13 (4.30%) Ant
4 13 (4.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 13 (4.30%) MSBuild
4 13 (4.30%) TeamCity
5 8 (2.65%) SoapUI
6 7 (2.32%) Subversion
7 6 (1.99%) JUnit
8 5 (1.66%) Git (software)
9 4 (1.32%) HP UFT
9 4 (1.32%) Moq
9 4 (1.32%) NSubstitute
9 4 (1.32%) NUnit
9 4 (1.32%) Rhino Mocks
10 3 (0.99%) Dreamweaver
10 3 (0.99%) Maven
10 3 (0.99%) Oracle Forms
10 3 (0.99%) Selenium
General
1 47 (15.56%) Finance
2 34 (11.26%) Telecoms
3 16 (5.30%) Retail
4 10 (3.31%) Marketing
5 6 (1.99%) German Language
6 5 (1.66%) Billing
7 3 (0.99%) Banking
7 3 (0.99%) Digital Economy
7 3 (0.99%) French Language
7 3 (0.99%) Italian Language
7 3 (0.99%) Japanese Language
7 3 (0.99%) Korean Language
7 3 (0.99%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.99%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (0.99%) Publishing
7 3 (0.99%) Russian Language
8 2 (0.66%) Legal
8 2 (0.66%) Swedish Language
9 1 (0.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 66 (21.85%) Developer
2 48 (15.89%) Analyst
3 44 (14.57%) Architect
4 36 (11.92%) Consultant
5 20 (6.62%) SQL Developer
6 19 (6.29%) Oracle Consultant
7 15 (4.97%) Business Analyst
7 15 (4.97%) Oracle Specialist
8 13 (4.30%) DBA
8 13 (4.30%) Oracle DBA
8 13 (4.30%) PL/SQL Developer
9 12 (3.97%) Solutions Architect
10 11 (3.64%) Java Developer
10 11 (3.64%) Oracle Developer
10 11 (3.64%) Senior Analyst
11 10 (3.31%) Oracle Analyst
11 10 (3.31%) Oracle Architect
11 10 (3.31%) Tester
12 9 (2.98%) Data Architect
12 9 (2.98%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (7.28%) REST
2 19 (6.29%) .NET
3 18 (5.96%) HTML
3 18 (5.96%) Oracle Fusion
4 15 (4.97%) XML
5 14 (4.64%) Web Services
6 13 (4.30%) jQuery
7 12 (3.97%) Spring
8 11 (3.64%) CSS
8 11 (3.64%) Middleware
9 10 (3.31%) JSON
10 9 (2.98%) AngularJS
10 9 (2.98%) HTML5
11 8 (2.65%) .NET Framework
11 8 (2.65%) CSS3
12 7 (2.32%) WebCenter
13 6 (1.99%) Hibernate
13 6 (1.99%) J2EE
13 6 (1.99%) SOAP
14 5 (1.66%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 48 (15.89%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (3.97%) Data Centre
3 11 (3.64%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (2.65%) CMDB
4 8 (2.65%) Management Information System
5 7 (2.32%) Computer Science
5 7 (2.32%) Private Cloud
5 7 (2.32%) User Experience
6 6 (1.99%) Replication
7 5 (1.66%) Life Science
8 4 (1.32%) Public Cloud
8 4 (1.32%) Smart Meter
9 3 (0.99%) Algorithms
9 3 (0.99%) Data Structures
9 3 (0.99%) Oracle Exalogic
9 3 (0.99%) PKI
9 3 (0.99%) W3C
10 2 (0.66%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (0.66%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.66%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 59 (19.54%) Unix
2 44 (14.57%) Linux
3 38 (12.58%) Windows
4 9 (2.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (2.32%) Windows Server
6 5 (1.66%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (1.32%) HPUX
7 4 (1.32%) Solaris
7 4 (1.32%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.99%) AIX
8 3 (0.99%) Oracle Linux
8 3 (0.99%) Windows 10
8 3 (0.99%) Windows Vista
9 2 (0.66%) OpenVMS
9 2 (0.66%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.33%) SUSE
10 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (14.90%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (14.57%) Migration
3 36 (11.92%) Stakeholder Management
4 34 (11.26%) Business Intelligence
5 31 (10.26%) ETL
6 27 (8.94%) Project Management
7 26 (8.61%) Data Analysis
7 26 (8.61%) Test Automation
8 25 (8.28%) Data Modelling
9 23 (7.62%) Configuration Management
10 21 (6.95%) Data Migration
11 20 (6.62%) DevOps
11 20 (6.62%) ITIL
12 19 (6.29%) ERP
13 15 (4.97%) Analytics
13 15 (4.97%) SOA
14 14 (4.64%) Defect Management
15 13 (4.30%) Data Architecture
15 13 (4.30%) Incident Management
15 13 (4.30%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 100 (33.11%) SQL
2 46 (15.23%) Java
3 43 (14.24%) PL/SQL
4 26 (8.61%) Shell Script
5 22 (7.28%) PowerShell
6 19 (6.29%) C#
7 18 (5.96%) JavaScript
8 15 (4.97%) Python
9 13 (4.30%) Perl
10 11 (3.64%) C++
11 9 (2.98%) PHP
12 8 (2.65%) C
13 6 (1.99%) VB.NET
14 5 (1.66%) Bash Shell
15 4 (1.32%) R
15 4 (1.32%) T-SQL
16 3 (0.99%) Groovy
16 3 (0.99%) Korn
17 2 (0.66%) F#
17 2 (0.66%) XPath
Qualifications
1 33 (10.93%) Security Cleared
2 24 (7.95%) SC Cleared
3 16 (5.30%) Degree
4 6 (1.99%) DV Cleared
5 5 (1.66%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (1.32%) Oracle Certification
7 2 (0.66%) ISEB
7 2 (0.66%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.66%) PMP
8 1 (0.33%) CISMP
8 1 (0.33%) CRISC
8 1 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (5.96%) SLA
2 9 (2.98%) QA
3 4 (1.32%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.33%) PMO
System Software
1 11 (3.64%) Active Directory
1 11 (3.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (1.66%) Xen
3 3 (0.99%) Apache Flume
3 3 (0.99%) KVM
3 3 (0.99%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (0.99%) vSphere
3 3 (0.99%) XenDesktop
3 3 (0.99%) XenServer
4 2 (0.66%) Docker
4 2 (0.66%) Gluster
4 2 (0.66%) NFS
4 2 (0.66%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.33%) Firmware
5 1 (0.33%) NDS
5 1 (0.33%) NetIQ eDirectory
5 1 (0.33%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.33%) Samba
5 1 (0.33%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.33%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 15 (4.97%) Opscode Chef
1 15 (4.97%) Puppet
2 14 (4.64%) Ansible
3 13 (4.30%) Salt
4 6 (1.99%) HP Quality Center
5 5 (1.66%) SCOM
6 4 (1.32%) BladeLogic
6 4 (1.32%) SCCM
7 3 (0.99%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
7 3 (0.99%) NetBackup
7 3 (0.99%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 2 (0.66%) Data Guard
8 2 (0.66%) SELinux
8 2 (0.66%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (0.33%) BMC PATROL
9 1 (0.33%) Hadoop YARN
9 1 (0.33%) Kubernetes
9 1 (0.33%) Oozie
9 1 (0.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 1 (0.33%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 42 (13.91%) SAP
2 40 (13.25%) Microsoft
3 25 (8.28%) HP
4 17 (5.63%) VMware
5 12 (3.97%) IBM
6 11 (3.64%) JDA
7 10 (3.31%) Cisco
7 10 (3.31%) Red Hat
8 9 (2.98%) Google
9 8 (2.65%) PeopleSoft
10 7 (2.32%) Teradata
10 7 (2.32%) Vertica
11 6 (1.99%) EMC
11 6 (1.99%) Salesforce.com
11 6 (1.99%) Sun
11 6 (1.99%) TIBCO
12 5 (1.66%) Citrix
12 5 (1.66%) Informatica
12 5 (1.66%) Talend
13 4 (1.32%) Veeam