Period
to 23 January 2019

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 23 January 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 West > Bristol
6 months to
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 34 23 31
Rank change year-on-year -11 +8 +6
Contract jobs citing Oracle 136 108 88
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 6.33% 5.70% 5.67%
As % of the Vendors category 15.30% 14.88% 13.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 80 64
Bristol median daily rate £425 £375 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +6.38% -10.76%
10th Percentile £325 £318 £277
90th Percentile £525 £588 £500
South West median daily rate £425 £408 £400
% change year-on-year +4.23% +1.94% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 2 0
Bristol median hourly rate £59.38 £47.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.35% - -
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -7.97%

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 889 726 647
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 41.39% 38.33% 41.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 596 507 435
Bristol median daily rate £425 £388 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% +6.90% -3.33%
10th Percentile £263 £213 £205
90th Percentile £575 £564 £511
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £370
% change year-on-year +6.25% +8.11% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 15 39
Bristol median hourly rate £40.00 £18.63 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +114.77% -6.88% +11.11%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.63 £11.70
90th Percentile £65.03 £54.25 £43.25
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £23.50 £23.28
% change year-on-year +70.21% +0.97% -15.36%

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 23 January 2019.

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 23 January 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Oracle in Bristol

Oracle
Contract Job Locations in Bristol

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle within the Bristol region over the 6 months to 23 January 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
Avonmouth - 1 £450 -
Oracle
South West

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 84 (61.76%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (38.24%) SQL
3 49 (36.03%) SQL Server
4 46 (33.82%) Java
4 46 (33.82%) Microsoft Azure
5 45 (33.09%) OO
6 44 (32.35%) Amazon AWS
7 43 (31.62%) Continuous Integration
8 42 (30.88%) JavaScript
8 42 (30.88%) HTML
9 39 (28.68%) WebLogic
10 38 (27.94%) TDD
11 36 (26.47%) Security Cleared
12 35 (25.74%) Puppet
12 35 (25.74%) Opscode Chef
12 35 (25.74%) Ansible
13 34 (25.00%) SC Cleared
14 33 (24.26%) CSS
14 33 (24.26%) Microsoft
15 32 (23.53%) MySQL
15 32 (23.53%) Migration
15 32 (23.53%) Finance
15 32 (23.53%) PostgreSQL
16 31 (22.79%) Middleware
16 31 (22.79%) NoSQL
17 30 (22.06%) MSTest
17 30 (22.06%) NUnit
17 30 (22.06%) WebSphere
17 30 (22.06%) .NET
17 30 (22.06%) Tomcat

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 39 (28.68%) WebLogic
2 30 (22.06%) OpenStack
2 30 (22.06%) Tomcat
2 30 (22.06%) WebSphere
3 5 (3.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (1.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (1.47%) CMS
4 2 (1.47%) Drupal
4 2 (1.47%) JBoss
5 1 (0.74%) Apache
5 1 (0.74%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.74%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (3.68%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (3.68%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 23 (16.91%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (1.47%) Temenos T24
3 1 (0.74%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.74%) Maximo
3 1 (0.74%) Northgate Housing
3 1 (0.74%) OPENHousing
3 1 (0.74%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.74%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 46 (33.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 44 (32.35%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (3.68%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (3.68%) Amazon S3
3 5 (3.68%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 4 (2.94%) npm
4 4 (2.94%) NuGet
5 3 (2.21%) Office 365
6 2 (1.47%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (1.47%) IaaS
6 2 (1.47%) PaaS
6 2 (1.47%) SaaS
7 1 (0.74%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.68%) HTTP
2 3 (2.21%) DNS
3 1 (0.74%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (36.03%) SQL Server
2 32 (23.53%) MySQL
2 32 (23.53%) PostgreSQL
3 31 (22.79%) NoSQL
4 25 (18.38%) Oracle Database
5 16 (11.76%) Oracle Database 12c
6 7 (5.15%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (5.15%) QlikView
7 6 (4.41%) Qlik Sense
7 6 (4.41%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (3.68%) DB2
9 3 (2.21%) Amazon Redshift
9 3 (2.21%) MongoDB
9 3 (2.21%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (1.47%) Big Data
10 2 (1.47%) EDRMS
10 2 (1.47%) Hadoop
10 2 (1.47%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (1.47%) Power BI
10 2 (1.47%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 30 (22.06%) MSTest
1 30 (22.06%) NUnit
2 14 (10.29%) Jenkins
3 9 (6.62%) Maven
4 8 (5.88%) Visual Studio
5 7 (5.15%) Git (software)
5 7 (5.15%) Selenium
6 5 (3.68%) SpecFlow
6 5 (3.68%) XMLUnit
7 4 (2.94%) Moq
7 4 (2.94%) SoapUI
7 4 (2.94%) xUnit.net
8 2 (1.47%) Toad
8 2 (1.47%) Visual Studio Team System
8 2 (1.47%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.74%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.74%) MSI
9 1 (0.74%) PHPUnit
9 1 (0.74%) ProC
9 1 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 32 (23.53%) Finance
2 14 (10.29%) Electronics
2 14 (10.29%) Manufacturing
2 14 (10.29%) Marketing
2 14 (10.29%) Telecoms
3 8 (5.88%) Banking
4 2 (1.47%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.47%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.74%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 102 (75.00%) Developer
2 45 (33.09%) Java Developer
3 24 (17.65%) .NET Developer
4 22 (16.18%) Software Developer
5 20 (14.71%) Oracle Developer
6 16 (11.76%) C# Developer
7 15 (11.03%) C# .NET Developer
8 12 (8.82%) .NET Software Developer
8 12 (8.82%) C# Software Developer
9 10 (7.35%) AWS Developer
9 10 (7.35%) BPM Developer
10 9 (6.62%) SQL Developer
11 7 (5.15%) Agile Developer
12 6 (4.41%) QlikView Developer
13 5 (3.68%) AWS DevOps
13 5 (3.68%) AWS DevOps Engineer
13 5 (3.68%) AWS Engineer
13 5 (3.68%) Consultant
13 5 (3.68%) DevOps Engineer
13 5 (3.68%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (30.88%) HTML
2 33 (24.26%) CSS
3 31 (22.79%) Middleware
4 30 (22.06%) .NET
5 28 (20.59%) jQuery
6 27 (19.85%) ASP.NET
6 27 (19.85%) Oracle Fusion
7 25 (18.38%) AngularJS
7 25 (18.38%) Web Services
7 25 (18.38%) WebCenter
8 23 (16.91%) Oracle ADF
8 23 (16.91%) REST
9 21 (15.44%) SOAP
10 20 (14.71%) ASP.NET Web API
11 13 (9.56%) XML
12 12 (8.82%) .NET Framework
13 11 (8.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 10 (7.35%) JSON
14 10 (7.35%) React
14 10 (7.35%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.09%) Self-Motivation
2 9 (6.62%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.68%) Wiki
4 2 (1.47%) Clustering
4 2 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.74%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.74%) Replication
5 1 (0.74%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 15 (11.03%) Windows
2 10 (7.35%) Unix
3 6 (4.41%) Linux
3 6 (4.41%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.47%) MVS
4 2 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.47%) Solaris
4 2 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.74%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (61.76%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (33.09%) OO
3 43 (31.62%) Continuous Integration
4 38 (27.94%) TDD
5 32 (23.53%) Migration
6 26 (19.12%) MVC
7 25 (18.38%) Scrum
8 23 (16.91%) Waterfall
9 22 (16.18%) Business Intelligence
10 19 (13.97%) Software Delivery
11 18 (13.24%) Content Management
11 18 (13.24%) Test Automation
12 14 (10.29%) Digital Marketing
12 14 (10.29%) Programme Management
13 13 (9.56%) DevOps
14 12 (8.82%) Process Management
15 11 (8.09%) Customer Requirements
15 11 (8.09%) UML
16 9 (6.62%) ETL
16 9 (6.62%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 52 (38.24%) SQL
2 46 (33.82%) Java
3 42 (30.88%) JavaScript
4 29 (21.32%) C#
5 12 (8.82%) PowerShell
6 11 (8.09%) PL/SQL
7 8 (5.88%) Python
8 5 (3.68%) Bash Shell
8 5 (3.68%) Korn
8 5 (3.68%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.47%) VBScript
10 1 (0.74%) C++
10 1 (0.74%) PHP
10 1 (0.74%) PROC SQL
10 1 (0.74%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 36 (26.47%) Security Cleared
2 34 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (4.41%) Degree
4 4 (2.94%) DV Cleared
4 4 (2.94%) ISEB
5 1 (0.74%) AAT
5 1 (0.74%) CIMA
5 1 (0.74%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.74%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.47%) QA
1 2 (1.47%) WCAG
2 1 (0.74%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.74%) GDPR
System Software
1 3 (2.21%) Docker
1 3 (2.21%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (1.47%) VirtualBox
2 2 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.47%) Xen
3 1 (0.74%) Firmware
3 1 (0.74%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 35 (25.74%) Ansible
1 35 (25.74%) Opscode Chef
1 35 (25.74%) Puppet
2 3 (2.21%) Kubernetes
3 2 (1.47%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (1.47%) WMI
4 1 (0.74%) BladeLogic
4 1 (0.74%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.74%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 1 (0.74%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.74%) SCCM
Vendors
1 33 (24.26%) Microsoft
2 15 (11.03%) SAP
3 5 (3.68%) Tableau
4 4 (2.94%) VMware
5 2 (1.47%) Google
5 2 (1.47%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.47%) Temenos
6 1 (0.74%) Adobe
6 1 (0.74%) Cognos
6 1 (0.74%) IBM
6 1 (0.74%) Informatica
6 1 (0.74%) Netezza
6 1 (0.74%) Northgate
6 1 (0.74%) Sage
6 1 (0.74%) Teradata