Period
to 22 November 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 November 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 West > Bristol
6 months to
22 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 23 25
Rank change year-on-year -3 +2 +10
Contract jobs citing Oracle 156 130 101
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 7.30% 6.60% 5.94%
As % of the Vendors category 18.75% 16.01% 14.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 101 69
Bristol median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% - -6.25%
10th Percentile £262 £313 £313
90th Percentile £503 £538 £500
South West median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 0
Bristol median hourly rate £58.75 £47.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.04% - -
South West median hourly rate £41.53 £43.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year -3.42% +95.45% -48.24%

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 Bristol.

All Vendors
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 832 812 677
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 38.95% 41.20% 39.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 567 572 458
Bristol median daily rate £400 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% +0.69%
10th Percentile £257 £213 £213
90th Percentile £525 £538 £514
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 18 41
Bristol median hourly rate £40.75 £21.81 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +86.82% +3.87% +13.51%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £68.88 £50.88 £43.75
South West median hourly rate £41.53 £28.75 £21.25
% change year-on-year +44.45% +35.29% -15.00%

Oracle
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing Oracle as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle in Bristol

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Oracle in Bristol.

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle in Bristol

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle in Bristol over the 6 months to 22 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle in Bristol

Oracle
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle in Bristol.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle in Bristol

Oracle
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Bristol

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle in Bristol over the 6 months to 22 November 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Oracle in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 106 (67.95%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (44.87%) SQL Server
3 69 (44.23%) Microsoft Azure
4 60 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
5 56 (35.90%) OO
6 55 (35.26%) SQL
7 50 (32.05%) TDD
8 49 (31.41%) Java
9 48 (30.77%) Migration
9 48 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
10 47 (30.13%) Puppet
10 47 (30.13%) Opscode Chef
10 47 (30.13%) Ansible
11 46 (29.49%) .NET
11 46 (29.49%) HTML
12 45 (28.85%) C#
13 44 (28.21%) PostgreSQL
14 43 (27.56%) MySQL
14 43 (27.56%) WebLogic
15 42 (26.92%) Tomcat
15 42 (26.92%) NoSQL
15 42 (26.92%) MSTest
15 42 (26.92%) NUnit
15 42 (26.92%) WebSphere
15 42 (26.92%) OpenStack
16 37 (23.72%) JavaScript
16 37 (23.72%) ASP.NET
16 37 (23.72%) CSS
17 36 (23.08%) Scrum
18 35 (22.44%) MVC

Oracle
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 (27.56%) WebLogic
2 42 (26.92%) OpenStack
2 42 (26.92%) Tomcat
2 42 (26.92%) WebSphere
3 9 (5.77%) CMS
3 9 (5.77%) Drupal
4 6 (3.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (3.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (1.28%) JBoss
7 1 (0.64%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (0.64%) SAS
7 1 (0.64%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 7 (4.49%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (3.21%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (8.33%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (1.28%) Temenos T24
3 1 (0.64%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.64%) Maximo
3 1 (0.64%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.64%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 69 (44.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 60 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (8.33%) npm
3 13 (8.33%) NuGet
4 7 (4.49%) Office 365
5 5 (3.21%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (3.21%) Amazon S3
5 5 (3.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (1.28%) Amazon EMR
6 2 (1.28%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (1.28%) IaaS
6 2 (1.28%) PaaS
6 2 (1.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (8.97%) HTTP
2 1 (0.64%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (44.87%) SQL Server
2 44 (28.21%) PostgreSQL
3 43 (27.56%) MySQL
4 42 (26.92%) NoSQL
5 23 (14.74%) Oracle Database
6 15 (9.62%) Oracle Database 12c
7 8 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (4.49%) Power BI
9 6 (3.85%) EDRMS
9 6 (3.85%) SQL Server 2016
10 3 (1.92%) Amazon Redshift
10 3 (1.92%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (1.28%) Big Data
11 2 (1.28%) DB2
11 2 (1.28%) Hadoop
11 2 (1.28%) MongoDB
11 2 (1.28%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (1.28%) Qlik Sense
11 2 (1.28%) QlikView
11 2 (1.28%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 42 (26.92%) MSTest
1 42 (26.92%) NUnit
2 22 (14.10%) Selenium
3 16 (10.26%) SpecFlow
4 15 (9.62%) Git (software)
5 14 (8.97%) XMLUnit
6 13 (8.33%) Moq
6 13 (8.33%) xUnit.net
7 11 (7.05%) SoapUI
8 9 (5.77%) WebDriver
9 6 (3.85%) Visual Studio
10 5 (3.21%) Jenkins
11 4 (2.56%) Visual Studio Team System
12 1 (0.64%) JDeveloper
12 1 (0.64%) MSI
12 1 (0.64%) ProC
12 1 (0.64%) Team Foundation Server
12 1 (0.64%) Toad
General
1 30 (19.23%) Finance
2 14 (8.97%) Manufacturing
2 14 (8.97%) Marketing
3 13 (8.33%) Electronics
3 13 (8.33%) Telecoms
4 6 (3.85%) Banking
5 5 (3.21%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.28%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.64%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 108 (69.23%) Developer
2 47 (30.13%) Java Developer
3 33 (21.15%) .NET Developer
4 17 (10.90%) C# Developer
5 16 (10.26%) C# .NET Developer
5 16 (10.26%) Oracle Developer
6 12 (7.69%) AWS Developer
7 11 (7.05%) Software Developer
8 9 (5.77%) BPM Developer
9 8 (5.13%) Architect
9 8 (5.13%) ASP.NET Developer
9 8 (5.13%) Senior .NET Developer
9 8 (5.13%) Senior Developer
9 8 (5.13%) Software Tester
9 8 (5.13%) Solutions Architect
9 8 (5.13%) SQL Developer
9 8 (5.13%) Tester
10 7 (4.49%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 6 (3.85%) .NET Software Developer
11 6 (3.85%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (29.49%) .NET
1 46 (29.49%) HTML
2 37 (23.72%) ASP.NET
2 37 (23.72%) CSS
3 28 (17.95%) ASP.NET Web API
4 27 (17.31%) .NET Framework
5 24 (15.38%) REST
5 24 (15.38%) SOAP
6 22 (14.10%) JSON
6 22 (14.10%) XML
7 19 (12.18%) Middleware
8 18 (11.54%) Oracle Fusion
9 17 (10.90%) jQuery
10 16 (10.26%) Web Services
11 15 (9.62%) AngularJS
12 14 (8.97%) ASP.NET Core
12 14 (8.97%) Entity Framework
12 14 (8.97%) Node.js
13 13 (8.33%) Autofac
13 13 (8.33%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 26 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (12.18%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (3.21%) Wiki
4 2 (1.28%) Clustering
4 2 (1.28%) Replication
5 1 (0.64%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 20 (12.82%) Windows
2 7 (4.49%) Unix
3 5 (3.21%) Windows Server
4 3 (1.92%) Linux
4 3 (1.92%) Solaris
5 2 (1.28%) MVS
5 2 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.64%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (67.95%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (35.90%) OO
3 50 (32.05%) TDD
4 48 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
4 48 (30.77%) Migration
5 36 (23.08%) Scrum
6 35 (22.44%) MVC
7 34 (21.79%) Test Automation
8 25 (16.03%) Problem-Solving
9 22 (14.10%) DevOps
10 20 (12.82%) Content Management
11 17 (10.90%) Business Intelligence
11 17 (10.90%) Web Development
12 15 (9.62%) Unit Testing
13 14 (8.97%) Dependency Injection
13 14 (8.97%) Programme Management
13 14 (8.97%) SDLC
14 13 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
14 13 (8.33%) Strategic Thinking
15 12 (7.69%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (35.26%) SQL
2 49 (31.41%) Java
3 45 (28.85%) C#
4 37 (23.72%) JavaScript
5 21 (13.46%) PowerShell
6 9 (5.77%) VBScript
7 8 (5.13%) PL/SQL
7 8 (5.13%) Python
8 5 (3.21%) Bash Shell
8 5 (3.21%) Korn
8 5 (3.21%) Shell Script
9 4 (2.56%) C++
10 2 (1.28%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.64%) PROC SQL
11 1 (0.64%) VB
11 1 (0.64%) VBA
Qualifications
1 18 (11.54%) SC Cleared
1 18 (11.54%) Security Cleared
2 10 (6.41%) ISEB
3 4 (2.56%) Degree
4 3 (1.92%) DV Cleared
4 3 (1.92%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.28%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.64%) AAT
6 1 (0.64%) CCNA
6 1 (0.64%) CIMA
6 1 (0.64%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.64%) MCSA
6 1 (0.64%) MCSE
6 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.64%) OCA
6 1 (0.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.77%) WCAG
2 8 (5.13%) QA
3 2 (1.28%) GDPR
4 1 (0.64%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (5.13%) Docker
2 3 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.28%) VirtualBox
3 2 (1.28%) Xen
4 1 (0.64%) Firmware
4 1 (0.64%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.64%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 47 (30.13%) Ansible
1 47 (30.13%) Opscode Chef
1 47 (30.13%) Puppet
2 9 (5.77%) WMI
3 8 (5.13%) Kubernetes
4 2 (1.28%) Amdocs OSS
4 2 (1.28%) Data Guard
4 2 (1.28%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 2 (1.28%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (1.28%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.64%) BladeLogic
5 1 (0.64%) SCCM
5 1 (0.64%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 33 (21.15%) Microsoft
2 14 (8.97%) SAP
3 6 (3.85%) Tableau
4 5 (3.21%) VMware
5 3 (1.92%) Google
5 3 (1.92%) Teradata
6 2 (1.28%) Cramer
6 2 (1.28%) Informatica
6 2 (1.28%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.28%) Temenos
7 1 (0.64%) Adobe
7 1 (0.64%) Cisco
7 1 (0.64%) Cognos
7 1 (0.64%) IBM
7 1 (0.64%) Netezza
7 1 (0.64%) Sage