Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 18 19 23
Rank change year-on-year +1 +4 +11
Contract jobs citing Oracle 153 137 108
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 7.55% 7.62% 6.20%
As % of the Vendors category 20.00% 18.36% 15.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 94 71
Bristol median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% - -3.85%
10th Percentile £268 £313 £313
90th Percentile £517 £534 £500
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% -1.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 0
Bristol median hourly rate £66.25 £47.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.74% - -
South West median hourly rate £46.00 £37.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +22.67% +15.38% +8.33%

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 765 746 685
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 37.74% 41.51% 39.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 529 505 460
Bristol median daily rate £400 £375 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +3.09% +0.34%
10th Percentile £225 £213 £212
90th Percentile £525 £538 £507
South West median daily rate £415 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +6.41% +4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 14 39
Bristol median hourly rate £41.75 £20.25 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +106.17% -11.96% +21.63%
10th Percentile £12.45 £11.50 £11.65
90th Percentile £105.25 £54.03 £43.75
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £23.14
% change year-on-year +14.29% +51.27% +14.63%

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 25 September 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 25 September 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Oracle in Bristol

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 107 (69.93%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (43.14%) SQL Server
3 65 (42.48%) Microsoft Azure
4 60 (39.22%) SQL
5 59 (38.56%) OO
6 57 (37.25%) Java
7 56 (36.60%) Amazon AWS
8 51 (33.33%) HTML
8 51 (33.33%) WebSphere
9 49 (32.03%) Migration
10 48 (31.37%) TDD
11 47 (30.72%) Continuous Integration
11 47 (30.72%) Puppet
11 47 (30.72%) Opscode Chef
11 47 (30.72%) Ansible
12 45 (29.41%) WebLogic
13 44 (28.76%) C#
13 44 (28.76%) .NET
13 44 (28.76%) PostgreSQL
14 43 (28.10%) MySQL
14 43 (28.10%) JavaScript
15 42 (27.45%) CSS
15 42 (27.45%) Tomcat
15 42 (27.45%) NoSQL
15 42 (27.45%) MSTest
15 42 (27.45%) OpenStack
15 42 (27.45%) NUnit
16 40 (26.14%) Scrum
17 36 (23.53%) ASP.NET
18 34 (22.22%) Finance

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 51 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 45 (29.41%) WebLogic
3 42 (27.45%) OpenStack
3 42 (27.45%) Tomcat
4 11 (7.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 9 (5.88%) CMS
5 9 (5.88%) Confluence
5 9 (5.88%) Drupal
6 6 (3.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (1.96%) Oracle Service Bus
7 3 (1.96%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (0.65%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 8 (5.23%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (3.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (5.23%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (1.31%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.65%) HFM
3 1 (0.65%) Hyperion Planning
3 1 (0.65%) Northgate Housing
3 1 (0.65%) OPENHousing
3 1 (0.65%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.65%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.65%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.65%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 65 (42.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 56 (36.60%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (8.50%) npm
3 13 (8.50%) NuGet
4 6 (3.92%) Office 365
5 5 (3.27%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (3.27%) Amazon S3
5 5 (3.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (1.31%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 14 (9.15%) HTTP
2 1 (0.65%) NAS
2 1 (0.65%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (43.14%) SQL Server
2 44 (28.76%) PostgreSQL
3 43 (28.10%) MySQL
4 42 (27.45%) NoSQL
5 21 (13.73%) Oracle Database
6 11 (7.19%) Oracle Database 12c
7 9 (5.88%) DB2
8 6 (3.92%) EDRMS
8 6 (3.92%) Power BI
8 6 (3.92%) SQL Server 2016
9 5 (3.27%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.31%) Hadoop
10 2 (1.31%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (1.31%) Qlik Sense
10 2 (1.31%) QlikView
10 2 (1.31%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (1.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.65%) Amazon Redshift
11 1 (0.65%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 1 (0.65%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 42 (27.45%) MSTest
1 42 (27.45%) NUnit
2 23 (15.03%) Git (software)
3 22 (14.38%) Selenium
4 16 (10.46%) SpecFlow
5 14 (9.15%) Jenkins
5 14 (9.15%) XMLUnit
6 13 (8.50%) Moq
6 13 (8.50%) xUnit.net
7 9 (5.88%) Ant
7 9 (5.88%) Artifactory
7 9 (5.88%) Eclipse
7 9 (5.88%) JIRA
7 9 (5.88%) Maven
7 9 (5.88%) SoapUI
7 9 (5.88%) TeamCity
7 9 (5.88%) WebDriver
8 8 (5.23%) Visual Studio
9 3 (1.96%) JDeveloper
9 3 (1.96%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 34 (22.22%) Finance
2 12 (7.84%) Manufacturing
2 12 (7.84%) Marketing
3 11 (7.19%) Electronics
3 11 (7.19%) Telecoms
4 10 (6.54%) Banking
5 4 (2.61%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.31%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 106 (69.28%) Developer
2 55 (35.95%) Java Developer
3 32 (20.92%) .NET Developer
4 16 (10.46%) C# Developer
5 15 (9.80%) C# .NET Developer
6 12 (7.84%) AWS Developer
7 9 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
7 9 (5.88%) Oracle Developer
8 8 (5.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (5.23%) Senior .NET Developer
8 8 (5.23%) Senior Developer
8 8 (5.23%) Software Tester
8 8 (5.23%) Tester
9 7 (4.58%) SQL Developer
10 6 (3.92%) Architect
10 6 (3.92%) Lead Developer
10 6 (3.92%) Software Developer
10 6 (3.92%) Solutions Architect
11 5 (3.27%) C# Software Developer
11 5 (3.27%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (33.33%) HTML
2 44 (28.76%) .NET
3 42 (27.45%) CSS
4 36 (23.53%) ASP.NET
5 30 (19.61%) REST
5 30 (19.61%) SOAP
6 28 (18.30%) XML
7 27 (17.65%) .NET Framework
7 27 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web API
8 23 (15.03%) JSON
9 19 (12.42%) Web Services
10 16 (10.46%) jQuery
11 14 (9.15%) ASP.NET Core
11 14 (9.15%) Entity Framework
11 14 (9.15%) J2EE
11 14 (9.15%) Middleware
11 14 (9.15%) Node.js
11 14 (9.15%) Oracle Fusion
12 13 (8.50%) Code First Entity Framework
12 13 (8.50%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 24 (15.69%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (12.42%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (3.27%) Wiki
4 2 (1.31%) Replication
5 1 (0.65%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.65%) SWIFT
5 1 (0.65%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (9.80%) Unix
1 15 (9.80%) Windows
2 3 (1.96%) Solaris
3 1 (0.65%) Linux
3 1 (0.65%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (69.93%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (38.56%) OO
3 49 (32.03%) Migration
4 48 (31.37%) TDD
5 47 (30.72%) Continuous Integration
6 40 (26.14%) Scrum
7 34 (22.22%) MVC
8 33 (21.57%) Test Automation
9 24 (15.69%) Problem-Solving
10 19 (12.42%) DevOps
11 17 (11.11%) Microservices
11 17 (11.11%) Web Development
12 15 (9.80%) Business Intelligence
12 15 (9.80%) Unit Testing
13 14 (9.15%) Dependency Injection
14 13 (8.50%) Content Management
14 13 (8.50%) Strategic Thinking
15 12 (7.84%) Programme Management
15 12 (7.84%) SDLC
16 11 (7.19%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 60 (39.22%) SQL
2 57 (37.25%) Java
3 44 (28.76%) C#
4 43 (28.10%) JavaScript
5 18 (11.76%) PL/SQL
5 18 (11.76%) PowerShell
6 9 (5.88%) VBScript
7 6 (3.92%) Python
7 6 (3.92%) Shell Script
8 5 (3.27%) Bash Shell
8 5 (3.27%) Korn
9 4 (2.61%) C++
10 2 (1.31%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.31%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.65%) Perl
11 1 (0.65%) VB
11 1 (0.65%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (7.84%) SC Cleared
1 12 (7.84%) Security Cleared
2 9 (5.88%) ISEB
3 3 (1.96%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.31%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.31%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.65%) AAT
5 1 (0.65%) CCNA
5 1 (0.65%) CIMA
5 1 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.65%) Degree
5 1 (0.65%) MCSA
5 1 (0.65%) MCSE
5 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.65%) OCA
5 1 (0.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.88%) WCAG
2 8 (5.23%) QA
3 2 (1.31%) GDPR
4 1 (0.65%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (5.23%) Docker
2 1 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.65%) Xen
Systems Management
1 47 (30.72%) Ansible
1 47 (30.72%) Opscode Chef
1 47 (30.72%) Puppet
2 9 (5.88%) WMI
3 8 (5.23%) Kubernetes
4 5 (3.27%) Amdocs OSS
5 3 (1.96%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (1.31%) Data Guard
6 2 (1.31%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 2 (1.31%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.65%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 29 (18.95%) Microsoft
2 12 (7.84%) SAP
3 5 (3.27%) Cramer
4 2 (1.31%) Informatica
4 2 (1.31%) Tableau
4 2 (1.31%) Teradata
5 1 (0.65%) Cisco
5 1 (0.65%) Google
5 1 (0.65%) Hyperion
5 1 (0.65%) Northgate
5 1 (0.65%) Sage
5 1 (0.65%) VMware