Period
to 22 June 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 22 June 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
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 18 18 18
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 -1
Contract jobs citing Oracle 307 264 339
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 7.96% 7.22% 7.02%
As % of the Vendors category 16.45% 14.59% 13.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 112 185
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £313 £270 £299
90th Percentile £583 £623 £550
South East median daily rate £450 £438 £408
% change year-on-year +2.86% +7.36% +1.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 15 14
Berkshire median hourly rate £30.00 £15.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +100.00% +20.00% -81.62%
10th Percentile £28.50 £13.20 £12.08
90th Percentile £31.50 £62.00 £12.75
South East median hourly rate £28.00 £15.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year +86.67% -60.53% +52.00%

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 1,866 1,809 2,476
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 48.37% 49.44% 51.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 955 795 1,288
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +5.26%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £225
90th Percentile £600 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 131 118
Berkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £13.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.93% +8.00% -42.00%
10th Percentile £11.17 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £49.50 £39.00 £55.55
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £17.95
% change year-on-year +6.25% -10.84% +4.21%

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 22 June 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
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 22 June 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 +16 136 £450 +2.86% 101
Bracknell -8 38 £450 +24.14% 7
Newbury -18 23 £400 -3.03% 4
Wokingham +2 19 £425 +25.93% 2
Slough -9 16 £325 -27.78% 2
Maidenhead -4 15 £425 +6.25% 6
Oracle
South East

For the 6 months to 22 June 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.

1 128 (41.69%) SQL
2 65 (21.17%) Linux
3 63 (20.52%) Agile Software Development
4 59 (19.22%) Oracle Database
5 57 (18.57%) Unix
6 50 (16.29%) Java
7 47 (15.31%) Finance
8 44 (14.33%) Security Cleared
9 42 (13.68%) PL/SQL
9 42 (13.68%) Analytical Skills
10 38 (12.38%) Problem-Solving
10 38 (12.38%) Microsoft
10 38 (12.38%) SC Cleared
11 37 (12.05%) Project Management
12 36 (11.73%) Migration
13 35 (11.40%) DevOps
14 33 (10.75%) Windows
15 31 (10.10%) Degree
16 30 (9.77%) SAP
17 29 (9.45%) HP
17 29 (9.45%) Stakeholder Management
17 29 (9.45%) Configuration Management
17 29 (9.45%) Ansible
18 28 (9.12%) Telecoms
18 28 (9.12%) XML
18 28 (9.12%) Python
18 28 (9.12%) JIRA
18 28 (9.12%) Microsoft Azure
19 26 (8.47%) Data Analysis
19 26 (8.47%) Jenkins

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 20 (6.51%) Confluence
1 20 (6.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 20 (6.51%) WebLogic
2 13 (4.23%) CMS
3 10 (3.26%) SharePoint
4 7 (2.28%) Oracle Service Bus
4 7 (2.28%) SAS
5 6 (1.95%) Apache
5 6 (1.95%) Oracle Workflow
6 3 (0.98%) Apache Pig
6 3 (0.98%) IBM Notes
6 3 (0.98%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.65%) Skype for Business
7 2 (0.65%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.33%) IBM Domino
8 1 (0.33%) IBM HTTP Server
8 1 (0.33%) JBoss
8 1 (0.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (0.33%) PowerExchange
8 1 (0.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 17 (5.54%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (1.95%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (1.30%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (0.98%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (0.98%) SPSS
5 2 (0.65%) Chatbot
5 2 (0.65%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.65%) Pipeline Pilot
6 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 17 (5.54%) Oracle EBS
2 14 (4.56%) Sonata
3 11 (3.58%) Oracle Payables
4 9 (2.93%) Oracle EBS R12
5 7 (2.28%) Oracle BPM
5 7 (2.28%) Oracle ERP
6 5 (1.63%) Eloqua
6 5 (1.63%) Oracle CRM
6 5 (1.63%) Oracle Receivables
6 5 (1.63%) Oracle Retail
7 4 (1.30%) Infor M3
7 4 (1.30%) Oracle BRM
7 4 (1.30%) Oracle Cash Management
8 3 (0.98%) BusinessWorks
8 3 (0.98%) Primavera
8 3 (0.98%) TIBCO iProcess
9 2 (0.65%) Oracle Financials
10 1 (0.33%) Oracle 11i
10 1 (0.33%) Oracle Clinical
10 1 (0.33%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 28 (9.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.98%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (0.98%) Office 365
3 2 (0.65%) IaaS
3 2 (0.65%) Oracle Service Cloud
3 2 (0.65%) PaaS
3 2 (0.65%) SuccessFactors
3 2 (0.65%) Taleo
4 1 (0.33%) BlazeMeter
4 1 (0.33%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (0.33%) GitHub
4 1 (0.33%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.56%) Firewall
2 6 (1.95%) Wireless
3 4 (1.30%) Ethernet
3 4 (1.30%) MPLS
4 3 (0.98%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.98%) Unified Communications
5 2 (0.65%) DNS
5 2 (0.65%) SAN
5 2 (0.65%) SS7
6 1 (0.33%) 4G
6 1 (0.33%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.33%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (0.33%) HTTP
6 1 (0.33%) Intranet
6 1 (0.33%) LAN
6 1 (0.33%) LTE
6 1 (0.33%) NetScaler
6 1 (0.33%) Radio Access Network
6 1 (0.33%) VoIP
6 1 (0.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (19.22%) Oracle Database
2 22 (7.17%) SQL Server
3 19 (6.19%) Oracle Database 12c
4 16 (5.21%) Relational Database
5 15 (4.89%) Data Warehouse
5 15 (4.89%) MySQL
5 15 (4.89%) NoSQL
6 14 (4.56%) Apache Cassandra
7 12 (3.91%) Oracle Reports
8 10 (3.26%) Power BI
9 9 (2.93%) Oracle Database 11g
10 7 (2.28%) DB2
10 7 (2.28%) MongoDB
10 7 (2.28%) RDBMS
10 7 (2.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (1.95%) Oracle Exadata
12 5 (1.63%) Big Data
12 5 (1.63%) MS Access
12 5 (1.63%) Oracle Database 10g
13 4 (1.30%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 28 (9.12%) JIRA
2 26 (8.47%) Jenkins
3 16 (5.21%) Git (software)
4 15 (4.89%) Cucumber
5 14 (4.56%) PVCS
5 14 (4.56%) SoapUI
6 12 (3.91%) Ant
6 12 (3.91%) Gradle
6 12 (3.91%) MSBuild
7 11 (3.58%) Vagrant
8 9 (2.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 9 (2.93%) ProC
8 9 (2.93%) TeamCity
9 5 (1.63%) Visual Studio
10 4 (1.30%) MSI
10 4 (1.30%) Oracle Forms
10 4 (1.30%) Toad
10 4 (1.30%) XMLSpy
11 3 (0.98%) Eclipse
11 3 (0.98%) IntelliJ
General
1 47 (15.31%) Finance
2 28 (9.12%) Telecoms
3 13 (4.23%) Retail
4 11 (3.58%) German Language
5 9 (2.93%) Marketing
6 7 (2.28%) French Language
7 6 (1.95%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.63%) Digital Economy
9 4 (1.30%) Billing
10 3 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.65%) Banking
11 2 (0.65%) Electronics
12 1 (0.33%) Games
12 1 (0.33%) Legal
12 1 (0.33%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 52 (16.94%) Analyst
2 49 (15.96%) Developer
3 44 (14.33%) Consultant
4 26 (8.47%) Architect
5 13 (4.23%) Tester
6 12 (3.91%) Designer
6 12 (3.91%) Oracle Consultant
6 12 (3.91%) Project Manager
6 12 (3.91%) SQL Developer
6 12 (3.91%) Support Engineer
6 12 (3.91%) Test Analyst
7 11 (3.58%) DBA
7 11 (3.58%) Oracle Analyst
7 11 (3.58%) Oracle Developer
7 11 (3.58%) PL/SQL Developer
8 10 (3.26%) Oracle DBA
9 9 (2.93%) Data Analyst
9 9 (2.93%) Oracle Architect
9 9 (2.93%) Solutions Architect
10 8 (2.61%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (9.12%) XML
2 21 (6.84%) Web Services
3 17 (5.54%) Oracle Fusion
4 15 (4.89%) Middleware
5 14 (4.56%) REST
6 13 (4.23%) Node.js
7 11 (3.58%) .NET
8 10 (3.26%) J2EE
9 8 (2.61%) Spring
9 8 (2.61%) STL
10 7 (2.28%) JSON
11 6 (1.95%) .NET Framework
11 6 (1.95%) SOAP
12 5 (1.63%) WSDL
12 5 (1.63%) XSD
13 4 (1.30%) AngularJS
13 4 (1.30%) JMS
13 4 (1.30%) RESTful
13 4 (1.30%) Spring Boot
14 3 (0.98%) Java EE 5
Miscellaneous
1 42 (13.68%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (6.51%) Computer Science
3 17 (5.54%) Self-Motivation
4 16 (5.21%) Data Centre
5 14 (4.56%) Management Information System
6 12 (3.91%) Linux Command Line
7 10 (3.26%) Smart Meter
8 8 (2.61%) Clustering
9 6 (1.95%) Replication
10 5 (1.63%) Life Science
11 4 (1.30%) Greenfield Project
12 3 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (0.98%) Public Cloud
12 3 (0.98%) User Experience
13 2 (0.65%) Digital TV
13 2 (0.65%) Hybrid Cloud
13 2 (0.65%) Virtual Team
14 1 (0.33%) Mainframe
14 1 (0.33%) NHS
14 1 (0.33%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 65 (21.17%) Linux
2 57 (18.57%) Unix
3 33 (10.75%) Windows
4 14 (4.56%) OpenVMS
5 9 (2.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (1.30%) Oracle Linux
6 4 (1.30%) Solaris
6 4 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.30%) Windows Vista
7 2 (0.65%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.33%) AIX
8 1 (0.33%) CentOS
8 1 (0.33%) VMS
8 1 (0.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (20.52%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (12.38%) Problem-Solving
3 37 (12.05%) Project Management
4 36 (11.73%) Migration
5 35 (11.40%) DevOps
6 29 (9.45%) Configuration Management
6 29 (9.45%) Stakeholder Management
7 26 (8.47%) Data Analysis
8 23 (7.49%) ERP
9 21 (6.84%) Business Intelligence
10 20 (6.51%) SOA
11 18 (5.86%) Data Modelling
11 18 (5.86%) Test Automation
12 16 (5.21%) Data Integration
12 16 (5.21%) Data Management
13 15 (4.89%) Incident Management
13 15 (4.89%) Test Scripting
13 15 (4.89%) Workflow
14 14 (4.56%) Web Development
15 13 (4.23%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 128 (41.69%) SQL
2 50 (16.29%) Java
3 42 (13.68%) PL/SQL
4 28 (9.12%) Python
5 22 (7.17%) C
5 22 (7.17%) PowerShell
6 17 (5.54%) JavaScript
7 15 (4.89%) Shell Script
8 14 (4.56%) C#
9 11 (3.58%) C++
10 6 (1.95%) Fortran
10 6 (1.95%) R
11 4 (1.30%) Bash Shell
11 4 (1.30%) T-SQL
12 3 (0.98%) F#
12 3 (0.98%) Perl
12 3 (0.98%) VB
12 3 (0.98%) VBA
12 3 (0.98%) VBScript
13 2 (0.65%) PHP
Qualifications
1 44 (14.33%) Security Cleared
2 38 (12.38%) SC Cleared
3 31 (10.10%) Degree
4 10 (3.26%) DV Cleared
5 6 (1.95%) Master's Degree
6 5 (1.63%) MOS
7 4 (1.30%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (0.65%) ISEB
9 1 (0.33%) CCIE
9 1 (0.33%) CCNA
9 1 (0.33%) CCNP
9 1 (0.33%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.33%) Linux+ Certification
9 1 (0.33%) OCA
9 1 (0.33%) OCP
9 1 (0.33%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.33%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.33%) PMP
9 1 (0.33%) RHCA
9 1 (0.33%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.58%) SLA
2 7 (2.28%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.30%) QA
3 4 (1.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.65%) GDPR
5 1 (0.33%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 1 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.33%) PMO
System Software
1 16 (5.21%) Docker
2 11 (3.58%) Active Directory
3 8 (2.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (1.63%) StorNext
5 3 (0.98%) Apache Flume
6 2 (0.65%) Corosync
6 2 (0.65%) Gluster
6 2 (0.65%) NFS
6 2 (0.65%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.33%) Oracle Clusterware
7 1 (0.33%) vCloud
7 1 (0.33%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 29 (9.45%) Ansible
2 17 (5.54%) Puppet
3 15 (4.89%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (3.91%) Automic
4 12 (3.91%) Salt
5 11 (3.58%) Kubernetes
6 7 (2.28%) HP ALM
7 6 (1.95%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 6 (1.95%) SCCM
7 6 (1.95%) SCOM
8 5 (1.63%) HP Quality Center
8 5 (1.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 4 (1.30%) BladeLogic
9 4 (1.30%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 3 (0.98%) PingFederate
10 3 (0.98%) Terraform
11 2 (0.65%) Cisco CUCM
11 2 (0.65%) Cisco UCCX
11 2 (0.65%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
11 2 (0.65%) Pacemaker
Vendors
1 38 (12.38%) Microsoft
2 30 (9.77%) SAP
3 29 (9.45%) HP
4 14 (4.56%) FNZ
5 12 (3.91%) Talend
5 12 (3.91%) TIBCO
5 12 (3.91%) VMware
6 11 (3.58%) IBM
7 9 (2.93%) Red Hat
8 8 (2.61%) AppDynamics
8 8 (2.61%) Informatica
8 8 (2.61%) Vertica
9 6 (1.95%) Hyperion
9 6 (1.95%) Sun
9 6 (1.95%) Veeam
10 5 (1.63%) Siebel
10 5 (1.63%) Teradata
11 4 (1.30%) Huawei
12 3 (0.98%) McAfee
12 3 (0.98%) Remedy