Period
to 19 June 2019

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 June 2019 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 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 19 18 19
Rank change year-on-year -1 +1 -1
Contract jobs citing Oracle 314 298 256
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 7.54% 7.75% 7.01%
As % of the Vendors category 15.24% 16.19% 14.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 171 104
Berkshire median daily rate £438 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.78% +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £312 £313 £269
90th Percentile £636 £585 £625
South East median daily rate £475 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +6.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 1 15
Berkshire median hourly rate £47.69 £30.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +58.97% +100.00% +20.00%
10th Percentile £38.88 £28.50 £13.20
90th Percentile £63.75 £31.50 £62.00
South East median hourly rate £46.15 £27.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year +67.81% +83.35% -60.53%

Oracle is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all 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 2,060 1,841 1,788
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 49.47% 47.91% 48.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 979 941 779
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £255 £250 £250
90th Percentile £615 £600 £572
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 50 129
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.35 £17.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.00% +29.63% +8.00%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.17 £9.25
90th Percentile £63.75 £50.13 £39.00
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% -8.57%

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 June 2019.

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 June 2019.

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 June 2019. 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 -20 79 £465 +3.33% 7
Newbury +22 65 £475 +18.75% 2
Bracknell +3 51 £525 +27.89%
Wokingham -2 19 £400 -5.88% 2
Slough -10 8 £450 +38.46% 2
Maidenhead -3 6 £450 +5.88%
Oracle
South East

For the 6 months to 19 June 2019, 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.

1 142 (45.22%) SQL
2 83 (26.43%) Java
3 76 (24.20%) PL/SQL
4 66 (21.02%) Telecoms
5 59 (18.79%) Windows
6 55 (17.52%) Microsoft
7 53 (16.88%) Agile Software Development
7 53 (16.88%) Oracle Database
8 51 (16.24%) Migration
9 49 (15.61%) Security Cleared
10 47 (14.97%) Microsoft Azure
11 45 (14.33%) SC Cleared
11 45 (14.33%) Web Services
11 45 (14.33%) Linux
11 45 (14.33%) SQL Server
12 43 (13.69%) WebLogic
12 43 (13.69%) Retail
13 40 (12.74%) XML
13 40 (12.74%) Unix
14 39 (12.42%) Finance
14 39 (12.42%) Problem-Solving
15 36 (11.46%) IBM
16 35 (11.15%) .NET
17 31 (9.87%) CRM
18 30 (9.55%) C#
18 30 (9.55%) SaaS
19 29 (9.24%) Analytical Skills
19 29 (9.24%) Data Migration
20 28 (8.92%) Middleware
21 27 (8.60%) J2EE

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 43 (13.69%) WebLogic
2 24 (7.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 19 (6.05%) SharePoint
4 18 (5.73%) CMS
5 8 (2.55%) Apache
6 7 (2.23%) Tomcat
7 5 (1.59%) Drupal
8 4 (1.27%) Confluence
9 3 (0.96%) ArcGIS
9 3 (0.96%) iPlanet
9 3 (0.96%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (0.64%) JBoss
10 2 (0.64%) MS Project Server
10 2 (0.64%) Oracle Service Bus
10 2 (0.64%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.32%) IIS
11 1 (0.32%) Jupyter
11 1 (0.32%) Skype for Business
11 1 (0.32%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.32%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 13 (4.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (2.87%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (2.87%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 8 (2.55%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.32%) FileZilla
4 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.32%) Notepad++
4 1 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 22 (7.01%) Oracle EBS
2 19 (6.05%) Oracle Retail
3 11 (3.50%) Dynamics CRM
4 10 (3.18%) BusinessWorks
4 10 (3.18%) Oracle CRM
5 9 (2.87%) Oracle Payables
6 7 (2.23%) Oracle Applications
6 7 (2.23%) Oracle Receivables
7 6 (1.91%) Maximo
7 6 (1.91%) SAP S/4HANA
8 5 (1.59%) Oracle Cash Management
8 5 (1.59%) Oracle CRM On Demand
8 5 (1.59%) Oracle EBS R12
8 5 (1.59%) Oracle Financials
8 5 (1.59%) SAP MDG
9 4 (1.27%) CSG Singleview
10 3 (0.96%) Oracle ERP
10 3 (0.96%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 3 (0.96%) Primavera
11 2 (0.64%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 47 (14.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (9.55%) SaaS
3 23 (7.32%) Amazon AWS
4 18 (5.73%) IaaS
4 18 (5.73%) PaaS
5 10 (3.18%) IBM Blueworks
6 8 (2.55%) Apigee
7 6 (1.91%) Azure ExpressRoute
7 6 (1.91%) Office 365
7 6 (1.91%) Power Platform
8 5 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (1.27%) Amazon S3
9 4 (1.27%) Dynamics 365
9 4 (1.27%) Google Cloud Platform
10 3 (0.96%) Amazon SQS
10 3 (0.96%) AWS Lambda
10 3 (0.96%) Google Analytics
10 3 (0.96%) Oracle Service Cloud
10 3 (0.96%) Serverless
11 2 (0.64%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.10%) Firewall
2 9 (2.87%) DNS
2 9 (2.87%) Internet
3 7 (2.23%) SAN
4 6 (1.91%) Intranet
4 6 (1.91%) VPN
5 5 (1.59%) NAS
5 5 (1.59%) Reverse Proxy
5 5 (1.59%) TCP/IP
6 4 (1.27%) LTE
7 3 (0.96%) 3G
7 3 (0.96%) DHCP
7 3 (0.96%) Radio Access Network
7 3 (0.96%) SMTP
7 3 (0.96%) UMTS
7 3 (0.96%) VoLTE
8 2 (0.64%) Broadband
8 2 (0.64%) GPRS
8 2 (0.64%) GSM
9 1 (0.32%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (16.88%) Oracle Database
2 45 (14.33%) SQL Server
3 17 (5.41%) MySQL
4 14 (4.46%) Oracle Database 12c
5 13 (4.14%) DB2
6 12 (3.82%) MongoDB
6 12 (3.82%) Relational Database
7 11 (3.50%) Oracle ODI
8 10 (3.18%) Oracle Database 10g
8 10 (3.18%) PostgreSQL
9 9 (2.87%) RDBMS
9 9 (2.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (2.23%) SQL Server 2016
11 6 (1.91%) Oracle Reports
11 6 (1.91%) Power BI
12 5 (1.59%) GIS
13 4 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
13 4 (1.27%) OLAP
13 4 (1.27%) Oracle OLAP
13 4 (1.27%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 14 (4.46%) PVCS
2 11 (3.50%) ProC
3 10 (3.18%) Eclipse
4 9 (2.87%) Visual Studio
5 8 (2.55%) Jenkins
5 8 (2.55%) JIRA
5 8 (2.55%) Subversion
6 7 (2.23%) Maven
7 6 (1.91%) Toad
8 4 (1.27%) Ant
8 4 (1.27%) MSTest
8 4 (1.27%) Oracle APEX
8 4 (1.27%) Oracle Forms
9 3 (0.96%) Cucumber
9 3 (0.96%) JBehave
9 3 (0.96%) SpecFlow
9 3 (0.96%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 3 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (0.96%) tSQLt
9 3 (0.96%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 66 (21.02%) Telecoms
2 43 (13.69%) Retail
3 39 (12.42%) Finance
4 11 (3.50%) Billing
4 11 (3.50%) Marketing
5 7 (2.23%) Legal
6 5 (1.59%) General Ledger
7 3 (0.96%) Aerospace
7 3 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.64%) French Language
8 2 (0.64%) German Language
8 2 (0.64%) Military
8 2 (0.64%) Retail Finance
9 1 (0.32%) Law
9 1 (0.32%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 68 (21.66%) Architect
2 60 (19.11%) Developer
3 45 (14.33%) Analyst
4 36 (11.46%) Consultant
5 24 (7.64%) Project Manager
6 20 (6.37%) Oracle Architect
7 19 (6.05%) Solutions Architect
8 18 (5.73%) Oracle Developer
9 17 (5.41%) Oracle Consultant
10 14 (4.46%) DBA
11 13 (4.14%) Designer
12 11 (3.50%) Business Analyst
12 11 (3.50%) Data Analyst
13 10 (3.18%) Integration Architect
14 9 (2.87%) Applications Manager
14 9 (2.87%) Applications Project Manager
15 8 (2.55%) Delivery Manager
15 8 (2.55%) Functional Consultant
16 7 (2.23%) Infrastructure Architect
16 7 (2.23%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (14.33%) Web Services
2 40 (12.74%) XML
3 35 (11.15%) .NET
4 28 (8.92%) Middleware
5 27 (8.60%) J2EE
5 27 (8.60%) JMS
6 18 (5.73%) Oracle Fusion
7 15 (4.78%) HTML
8 14 (4.46%) Spring
9 12 (3.82%) JSON
10 11 (3.50%) XSD
10 11 (3.50%) XSL
11 10 (3.18%) Swagger
11 10 (3.18%) TIBCO EMS
12 9 (2.87%) .NET Framework
13 8 (2.55%) ASP.NET
14 6 (1.91%) CSS
14 6 (1.91%) JDBC
14 6 (1.91%) STL
15 5 (1.59%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 29 (9.24%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (3.50%) Management Information System
2 11 (3.50%) Public Cloud
3 10 (3.18%) DataPower
3 10 (3.18%) Greenfield Project
4 7 (2.23%) Data Protection Act
4 7 (2.23%) Mainframe
5 6 (1.91%) Social Media
6 5 (1.59%) Clustering
6 5 (1.59%) Data Centre
6 5 (1.59%) Microsoft Licensing
6 5 (1.59%) Replication
6 5 (1.59%) Virtual Team
7 4 (1.27%) Smartphone
7 4 (1.27%) TM Forum
8 3 (0.96%) Data Structures
8 3 (0.96%) PKI
9 2 (0.64%) IBM Mainframe
9 2 (0.64%) IPTV
9 2 (0.64%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 59 (18.79%) Windows
2 45 (14.33%) Linux
3 40 (12.74%) Unix
4 26 (8.28%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (5.41%) Windows Server
6 15 (4.78%) Windows 10
7 14 (4.46%) OpenVMS
8 13 (4.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 10 (3.18%) AIX
10 5 (1.59%) Solaris
10 5 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.64%) SUSE
12 1 (0.32%) HPUX
12 1 (0.32%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.32%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.32%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (16.88%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (16.24%) Migration
3 39 (12.42%) Problem-Solving
4 31 (9.87%) CRM
5 29 (9.24%) Data Migration
6 25 (7.96%) ERP
7 24 (7.64%) SOA
8 23 (7.32%) Performance Tuning
9 22 (7.01%) Data Protection
10 21 (6.69%) Project Management
11 20 (6.37%) DevOps
12 18 (5.73%) Continuous Improvement
12 18 (5.73%) E-Commerce
13 17 (5.41%) Data Modelling
13 17 (5.41%) ITIL
13 17 (5.41%) SDLC
13 17 (5.41%) Software Engineering
14 16 (5.10%) Unit Testing
15 15 (4.78%) Computer Science
15 15 (4.78%) UML
Programming Languages
1 142 (45.22%) SQL
2 83 (26.43%) Java
3 76 (24.20%) PL/SQL
4 30 (9.55%) C#
5 25 (7.96%) Shell Script
6 24 (7.64%) C
7 23 (7.32%) JavaScript
8 19 (6.05%) C++
9 14 (4.46%) PowerShell
10 13 (4.14%) PHP
11 12 (3.82%) XQuery
12 10 (3.18%) Python
12 10 (3.18%) XPath
13 6 (1.91%) Fortran
13 6 (1.91%) VB
14 4 (1.27%) T-SQL
14 4 (1.27%) VBA
15 3 (0.96%) Korn
15 3 (0.96%) R
15 3 (0.96%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 49 (15.61%) Security Cleared
2 45 (14.33%) SC Cleared
3 25 (7.96%) Degree
4 9 (2.87%) ISEB
4 9 (2.87%) ISTQB
5 7 (2.23%) DV Cleared
5 7 (2.23%) PMP
6 6 (1.91%) PMI Certification
7 5 (1.59%) Computer Science Degree
7 5 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.96%) HNC
8 3 (0.96%) MCSE
9 2 (0.64%) ACCA
9 2 (0.64%) CIMA
10 1 (0.32%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.32%) CISSP
10 1 (0.32%) HND
10 1 (0.32%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.32%) MBA
10 1 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (7.01%) QA
2 9 (2.87%) Data Quality
3 5 (1.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.96%) GDPR
4 3 (0.96%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.96%) SLA
5 1 (0.32%) IFRS
5 1 (0.32%) P3O
5 1 (0.32%) PMO
System Software
1 21 (6.69%) Active Directory
2 12 (3.82%) Oracle RAC
3 9 (2.87%) Microsoft App-V
3 9 (2.87%) XenApp
4 8 (2.55%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (1.27%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.96%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.64%) vSphere
8 1 (0.32%) Firmware
8 1 (0.32%) iptables
8 1 (0.32%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 25 (7.96%) Amdocs OSS
2 9 (2.87%) Data Guard
3 7 (2.23%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (1.59%) Single Sign-On
5 4 (1.27%) EMC NetWorker
5 4 (1.27%) Oracle Identity Management
6 3 (0.96%) Microsoft Clustering
6 3 (0.96%) MOM
6 3 (0.96%) PingFederate
7 2 (0.64%) Ansible
7 2 (0.64%) SCCM
7 2 (0.64%) SCOM
8 1 (0.32%) Cisco UCCX
8 1 (0.32%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.32%) Nagios
8 1 (0.32%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.32%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 1 (0.32%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.32%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 55 (17.52%) Microsoft
2 36 (11.46%) IBM
3 25 (7.96%) Cramer
4 23 (7.32%) SAP
5 17 (5.41%) TIBCO
6 15 (4.78%) Google
7 14 (4.46%) Red Hat
8 11 (3.50%) HP
8 11 (3.50%) Salesforce.com
9 10 (3.18%) Citrix
9 10 (3.18%) JDA
9 10 (3.18%) VMware
10 6 (1.91%) Sun
11 5 (1.59%) Ariba
11 5 (1.59%) Baan
11 5 (1.59%) BMC
11 5 (1.59%) webMethods
12 4 (1.27%) Software AG
13 3 (0.96%) Autodesk
13 3 (0.96%) Informatica