Period
to 17 August 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 17 August 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 > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 25 16
Rank change year-on-year +11 -9 -4
Contract jobs citing Oracle 170 166 187
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 8.82% 7.50% 9.77%
As % of the Vendors category 19.23% 16.72% 21.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 73 106
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £375 £390 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.85% -10.86% +12.18%
10th Percentile £251 £220 £313
90th Percentile £549 £548 £531
South East median daily rate £450 £438 £400
% change year-on-year +2.86% +9.38% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £13.00 - £10.24
10th Percentile £12.50 - £10.23
90th Percentile £13.50 - £14.97
South East median hourly rate £27.00 £16.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year +63.64% +32.00% -54.55%

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 Buckinghamshire.

All Vendors
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 884 993 854
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 45.85% 44.89% 44.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 469 428 451
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £395 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.27% -1.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £207 £206 £213
90th Percentile £551 £546 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £419 £400
% change year-on-year +1.37% +4.81% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 46 44
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £13.00 £16.71 £11.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.20% +42.21% +5.38%
10th Percentile £9.00 £8.79 £8.65
90th Percentile £35.70 £44.25 £31.35
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.41
% change year-on-year +3.03% -5.24% -0.50%

Oracle
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle in Buckinghamshire

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle in Buckinghamshire

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 17 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle in Buckinghamshire

Oracle
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle in Buckinghamshire

Oracle
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 17 August 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
Milton Keynes +5 141 £375 -6.25% 13
High Wycombe -2 6 £388 +142.19% 2
Marlow - 6 £450 -
Chesham - 3 - -
Buckingham - 1 - - 1
Oracle
South East

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 58 (34.12%) SQL
2 54 (31.76%) Finance
3 45 (26.47%) Unix
4 39 (22.94%) Linux
5 37 (21.76%) Microsoft
5 37 (21.76%) Agile Software Development
6 34 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 34 (20.00%) Security Cleared
7 33 (19.41%) Java
8 28 (16.47%) DB2
9 26 (15.29%) SC Cleared
9 26 (15.29%) Analytical Skills
10 25 (14.71%) Banking
11 24 (14.12%) Python
12 23 (13.53%) Data Warehouse
12 23 (13.53%) PL/SQL
12 23 (13.53%) Relational Database
13 22 (12.94%) Web Services
13 22 (12.94%) PostgreSQL
14 20 (11.76%) ETL
15 19 (11.18%) IBM
15 19 (11.18%) PRINCE2
15 19 (11.18%) JavaScript
16 18 (10.59%) Project Management
16 18 (10.59%) Windows
16 18 (10.59%) Hadoop
17 17 (10.00%) WebSphere
17 17 (10.00%) Analytics
17 17 (10.00%) Big Data
17 17 (10.00%) Microsoft Office

Oracle
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 17 (10.00%) WebSphere
2 13 (7.65%) IIS
2 13 (7.65%) SharePoint
3 9 (5.29%) Apache Spark
4 8 (4.71%) BizTalk Server
5 7 (4.12%) Apache
6 6 (3.53%) Confluence
6 6 (3.53%) Oracle Service Bus
6 6 (3.53%) SAS
7 5 (2.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 4 (2.35%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (1.18%) CMS
9 2 (1.18%) NetWeaver
9 2 (1.18%) nginx
9 2 (1.18%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (1.18%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.59%) Oracle BPEL
10 1 (0.59%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.59%) WebLogic
Applications
1 17 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (7.65%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (6.47%) Microsoft Project
4 7 (4.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (2.94%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.59%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (4.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.94%) Oracle CRM
2 5 (2.94%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 4 (2.35%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (1.76%) Magento
4 3 (1.76%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (1.76%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (1.76%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (1.18%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (1.18%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (1.18%) SAP Hybris
5 2 (1.18%) SAP SD
6 1 (0.59%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.59%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.59%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.59%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (4.12%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.35%) SaaS
4 3 (1.76%) Amazon S3
4 3 (1.76%) PaaS
5 2 (1.18%) GitHub
5 2 (1.18%) Google Analytics
5 2 (1.18%) IaaS
5 2 (1.18%) iPaaS
6 1 (0.59%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.53%) SAN
2 5 (2.94%) TCP/IP
2 5 (2.94%) VPN
3 4 (2.35%) SSL
4 2 (1.18%) DNS
4 2 (1.18%) Firewall
5 1 (0.59%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 28 (16.47%) DB2
3 23 (13.53%) Data Warehouse
3 23 (13.53%) Relational Database
4 22 (12.94%) PostgreSQL
5 18 (10.59%) Hadoop
6 17 (10.00%) Big Data
7 12 (7.06%) MongoDB
7 12 (7.06%) OLAP
7 12 (7.06%) Oracle Database
7 12 (7.06%) Oracle OLAP
8 11 (6.47%) NoSQL
9 10 (5.88%) Apache Hive
10 9 (5.29%) DB2 UDB
10 9 (5.29%) MySQL
10 9 (5.29%) RDBMS
11 7 (4.12%) Data Lake
11 7 (4.12%) Oracle Reports
12 6 (3.53%) Oracle Database 11g
13 5 (2.94%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 13 (7.65%) Git (software)
2 9 (5.29%) Jenkins
3 8 (4.71%) JIRA
4 7 (4.12%) Maven
4 7 (4.12%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (3.53%) GitLab
6 1 (0.59%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.59%) ERwin
6 1 (0.59%) Introscope
6 1 (0.59%) JDeveloper
General
1 54 (31.76%) Finance
2 25 (14.71%) Banking
3 13 (7.65%) Retail
4 11 (6.47%) Financial Institution
5 6 (3.53%) Law
5 6 (3.53%) Spanish Language
6 5 (2.94%) Dutch Language
6 5 (2.94%) French Language
6 5 (2.94%) Marketing
7 3 (1.76%) German Language
7 3 (1.76%) Italian Language
8 2 (1.18%) General Ledger
8 2 (1.18%) Publishing
8 2 (1.18%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.59%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.59%) Automotive
9 1 (0.59%) Back Office
9 1 (0.59%) Billing
9 1 (0.59%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.59%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 35 (20.59%) Developer
2 19 (11.18%) Project Manager
3 18 (10.59%) Analyst
4 15 (8.82%) Consultant
5 13 (7.65%) Architect
6 12 (7.06%) Administrator
6 12 (7.06%) Project Officer
7 11 (6.47%) DBA
7 11 (6.47%) Java Developer
8 9 (5.29%) Oracle Developer
9 8 (4.71%) Support Officer
9 8 (4.71%) Technical Manager
10 7 (4.12%) Project Support Officer
10 7 (4.12%) Technical Project Manager
11 6 (3.53%) Applications Support
11 6 (3.53%) Hadoop Developer
11 6 (3.53%) SQL Developer
12 5 (2.94%) Incident Manager
12 5 (2.94%) Major Incident Manager
12 5 (2.94%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (12.94%) Web Services
2 17 (10.00%) .NET
3 15 (8.82%) Hibernate
3 15 (8.82%) HTML
4 13 (7.65%) ASP.NET
4 13 (7.65%) Middleware
5 12 (7.06%) CSS
5 12 (7.06%) Spring
6 9 (5.29%) J2EE
6 9 (5.29%) Kafka
6 9 (5.29%) XML
7 8 (4.71%) Oracle Fusion
7 8 (4.71%) RESTful
8 7 (4.12%) DHTML
8 7 (4.12%) JSP
8 7 (4.12%) LDAP
8 7 (4.12%) SOAP
8 7 (4.12%) Struts
8 7 (4.12%) Struts2
8 7 (4.12%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (15.29%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (8.82%) Mainframe
3 5 (2.94%) Data Structures
3 5 (2.94%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.35%) Clustering
4 4 (2.35%) IBM Mainframe
4 4 (2.35%) User Experience
5 3 (1.76%) AS400
5 3 (1.76%) CCTV
5 3 (1.76%) iPad
6 2 (1.18%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.18%) Replication
6 2 (1.18%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (1.18%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.59%) e-Health
7 1 (0.59%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.59%) HACMP
7 1 (0.59%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 45 (26.47%) Unix
2 39 (22.94%) Linux
3 18 (10.59%) Windows
4 12 (7.06%) Solaris
5 6 (3.53%) zOS
6 3 (1.76%) Windows Server
7 2 (1.18%) Android
7 2 (1.18%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.18%) DC/OS
7 2 (1.18%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.18%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.59%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (21.76%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (11.76%) ETL
3 19 (11.18%) PRINCE2
4 18 (10.59%) Project Management
5 17 (10.00%) Analytics
6 16 (9.41%) CRM
6 16 (9.41%) E-Commerce
6 16 (9.41%) Problem-Solving
7 15 (8.82%) DevOps
7 15 (8.82%) ITIL
7 15 (8.82%) Migration
8 13 (7.65%) Data Management
8 13 (7.65%) Incident Management
9 12 (7.06%) Problem Management
10 11 (6.47%) ERP
10 11 (6.47%) Matrix Organization
10 11 (6.47%) Performance Tuning
10 11 (6.47%) Scrum
11 10 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
11 10 (5.88%) OO
Programming Languages
1 58 (34.12%) SQL
2 33 (19.41%) Java
3 24 (14.12%) Python
4 23 (13.53%) PL/SQL
5 19 (11.18%) JavaScript
6 14 (8.24%) C#
7 10 (5.88%) Bash Shell
7 10 (5.88%) T-SQL
8 9 (5.29%) Korn
9 7 (4.12%) Shell Script
10 4 (2.35%) C++
10 4 (2.35%) VC++
11 3 (1.76%) HiveQL
11 3 (1.76%) Scala
12 2 (1.18%) PHP
13 1 (0.59%) Delphi
13 1 (0.59%) Ruby
13 1 (0.59%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 34 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 26 (15.29%) SC Cleared
3 9 (5.29%) DV Cleared
4 6 (3.53%) ISEB
5 3 (1.76%) APMP
5 3 (1.76%) CISA
5 3 (1.76%) CRISC
5 3 (1.76%) CTC Cleared
5 3 (1.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (1.18%) Degree
6 2 (1.18%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.18%) MCDBA
6 2 (1.18%) MCITP
6 2 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.59%) PMP
7 1 (0.59%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.06%) PMO
2 10 (5.88%) Data Quality
2 10 (5.88%) QA
3 4 (2.35%) GDPR
4 3 (1.76%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 7 (4.12%) Docker
3 5 (2.94%) NFS
4 4 (2.35%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (1.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (0.59%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 13 (7.65%) Ansible
2 3 (1.76%) Kibana
2 3 (1.76%) SCOM
3 2 (1.18%) Kubernetes
3 2 (1.18%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.59%) CA Wily
4 1 (0.59%) HP ALM
4 1 (0.59%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.59%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 37 (21.76%) Microsoft
2 19 (11.18%) IBM
3 16 (9.41%) Remedy
4 15 (8.82%) SAP
5 10 (5.88%) hybris
5 10 (5.88%) Talend
6 9 (5.29%) Informatica
7 8 (4.71%) VMware
8 7 (4.12%) Salesforce.com
9 6 (3.53%) Ab Initio
10 5 (2.94%) ATG
10 5 (2.94%) Demandware
10 5 (2.94%) Pega
11 4 (2.35%) BMC
12 3 (1.76%) Google
12 3 (1.76%) JD Edwards
12 3 (1.76%) JDA
12 3 (1.76%) MicroStrategy
12 3 (1.76%) Splunk
12 3 (1.76%) Tableau