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 3 months to 26 June 2017 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
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 12 11
Rank change year-on-year -14 -1  
Contract jobs citing Oracle 76 102 111
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 7.36% 10.86% 9.08%
As % of the Vendors category 15.57% 23.18% 20.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 42 55
Median daily rate £390 £405 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.70% +3.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £275 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £500 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Median hourly rate - £10.24 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -60.63%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £29.06
% change year-on-year +34.61% -10.53%  

Oracle is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 488 440 547
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 47.29% 46.86% 44.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 212 241
Median daily rate £390 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.50% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 19 28
Median hourly rate £12.50 £10.12 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.54% -55.03%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.03 £8.50 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.70 £15.13 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.07
% change year-on-year -14.63% +13.44%  

Oracle
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire citing Oracle as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

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 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -7 67 £390 -3.70% 8
High Wycombe +3 2 £265 -33.75%
Amersham - 1 - -
Oracle
South East

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 52 (35.62%) Finance
2 48 (32.88%) Linux
3 32 (21.92%) Windows
3 32 (21.92%) Java
4 31 (21.23%) SQL
5 29 (19.86%) Unix
5 29 (19.86%) Security Cleared
6 27 (18.49%) Agile Software Development
7 26 (17.81%) Microsoft
8 24 (16.44%) Migration
9 22 (15.07%) DB2
9 22 (15.07%) Git (software)
10 20 (13.70%) ITIL
11 19 (13.01%) SQL Server
11 19 (13.01%) AIX
11 19 (13.01%) SC Cleared
12 18 (12.33%) SAP
12 18 (12.33%) Spring
13 17 (11.64%) PostgreSQL
13 17 (11.64%) Scrum
13 17 (11.64%) PRINCE2
13 17 (11.64%) Shell Script
14 16 (10.96%) IBM
14 16 (10.96%) MySQL
14 16 (10.96%) User Acceptance Testing
14 16 (10.96%) Oracle EBS R12
15 15 (10.27%) MongoDB
15 15 (10.27%) REST
15 15 (10.27%) Java EE
15 15 (10.27%) Business Intelligence

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 13 (8.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 8 (5.48%) WebSphere
3 7 (4.79%) SharePoint
3 7 (4.79%) Tomcat
4 6 (4.11%) Alfresco
4 6 (4.11%) CMS
4 6 (4.11%) Drupal
4 6 (4.11%) Liferay
5 5 (3.42%) Apache
5 5 (3.42%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (3.42%) IIS
6 3 (2.05%) Confluence
6 3 (2.05%) IBM HTTP Server
6 3 (2.05%) LiveCycle
6 3 (2.05%) SAS
7 2 (1.37%) JBoss
7 2 (1.37%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.37%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.68%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.68%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 9 (6.16%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (4.11%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (2.05%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (1.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (1.37%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.37%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 16 (10.96%) Oracle EBS R12
2 12 (8.22%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (4.11%) Oracle ERP
4 3 (2.05%) Oracle Financials
4 3 (2.05%) Staffware
5 2 (1.37%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (1.37%) Oracle Assets
5 2 (1.37%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (1.37%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.68%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.68%) Cognos Planning
6 1 (0.68%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.68%) Oracle E-Business Tax
6 1 (0.68%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.68%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.05%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.37%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.37%) Google Checkout
3 2 (1.37%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.48%) LDAP
2 5 (3.42%) SAN
3 3 (2.05%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (1.37%) AMQP
4 2 (1.37%) ATM
5 1 (0.68%) DNS
5 1 (0.68%) Internet
5 1 (0.68%) IPsec
5 1 (0.68%) LAN
5 1 (0.68%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (0.68%) SMS
5 1 (0.68%) SMTP
5 1 (0.68%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (15.07%) DB2
2 19 (13.01%) SQL Server
3 17 (11.64%) PostgreSQL
4 16 (10.96%) MySQL
5 15 (10.27%) MongoDB
6 14 (9.59%) Oracle Database
7 12 (8.22%) Oracle Reports
7 12 (8.22%) Relational Database
8 9 (6.16%) Apache Cassandra
8 9 (6.16%) DB2 UDB
9 6 (4.11%) RDBMS
10 5 (3.42%) BusinessObjects
11 3 (2.05%) Big Data
11 3 (2.05%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 3 (2.05%) Hadoop
12 2 (1.37%) BusinessObjects XI
12 2 (1.37%) Crystal Reports
12 2 (1.37%) Endeca
12 2 (1.37%) NoSQL
13 1 (0.68%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 22 (15.07%) Git (software)
2 14 (9.59%) Jenkins
2 14 (9.59%) Maven
3 10 (6.85%) MSI
4 7 (4.79%) Bitbucket
4 7 (4.79%) Introscope
4 7 (4.79%) JIRA
5 5 (3.42%) Eclipse
5 5 (3.42%) Gradle
5 5 (3.42%) Sonatype Nexus
5 5 (3.42%) Subversion
6 4 (2.74%) Ant
6 4 (2.74%) Hudson
6 4 (2.74%) SonarQube
7 3 (2.05%) JUnit
7 3 (2.05%) TeamCity
8 2 (1.37%) GitLab
8 2 (1.37%) Mockito
8 2 (1.37%) Spock
9 1 (0.68%) NeoLoad
General
1 52 (35.62%) Finance
2 6 (4.11%) Banking
2 6 (4.11%) Retail
3 4 (2.74%) Games
4 3 (2.05%) Automotive
4 3 (2.05%) German Language
4 3 (2.05%) Law
5 2 (1.37%) Billing
5 2 (1.37%) Spanish Language
5 2 (1.37%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.68%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.68%) Electronics
6 1 (0.68%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.68%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 37 (25.34%) Developer
2 24 (16.44%) Java Developer
3 19 (13.01%) Analyst
4 13 (8.90%) Administrator
5 12 (8.22%) Project Manager
5 12 (8.22%) Test Manager
6 10 (6.85%) DBA
7 7 (4.79%) Monitoring Specialist
7 7 (4.79%) UAT Manager
8 6 (4.11%) Architect
8 6 (4.11%) Support Engineer
8 6 (4.11%) UAT Test Manager
9 5 (3.42%) AIX Engineer
9 5 (3.42%) DB2 DBA
9 5 (3.42%) E-Business Manager
9 5 (3.42%) Oracle Analyst
9 5 (3.42%) Oracle DBA
9 5 (3.42%) Service Analyst
9 5 (3.42%) Service Design Analyst
9 5 (3.42%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (12.33%) Spring
2 15 (10.27%) Java EE
2 15 (10.27%) REST
3 12 (8.22%) XML
4 11 (7.53%) Web Services
5 9 (6.16%) Hibernate
5 9 (6.16%) HTML
5 9 (6.16%) J2EE
5 9 (6.16%) JMS
6 8 (5.48%) CSS
6 8 (5.48%) YAML
7 7 (4.79%) Apache Camel
7 7 (4.79%) Grails
7 7 (4.79%) SOAP
7 7 (4.79%) Spring Integration
8 6 (4.11%) .NET
8 6 (4.11%) JSP
8 6 (4.11%) Oracle Fusion
8 6 (4.11%) Struts
8 6 (4.11%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.85%) Data Centre
2 9 (6.16%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (5.48%) Computer Science
4 7 (4.79%) e-Health
5 4 (2.74%) iPad
5 4 (2.74%) LPAR
5 4 (2.74%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.74%) Online Games
6 3 (2.05%) IBM XIV
6 3 (2.05%) Mainframe
6 3 (2.05%) Replication
7 2 (1.37%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.68%) CESG
8 1 (0.68%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.68%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.68%) EPoS
8 1 (0.68%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 48 (32.88%) Linux
2 32 (21.92%) Windows
3 29 (19.86%) Unix
4 19 (13.01%) AIX
5 11 (7.53%) Windows Vista
6 5 (3.42%) Oracle Linux
6 5 (3.42%) zOS
7 3 (2.05%) Solaris
8 2 (1.37%) Android
8 2 (1.37%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (18.49%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (16.44%) Migration
3 20 (13.70%) ITIL
4 17 (11.64%) PRINCE2
4 17 (11.64%) Scrum
5 16 (10.96%) User Acceptance Testing
6 15 (10.27%) Business Intelligence
7 14 (9.59%) SOA
8 13 (8.90%) OO
8 13 (8.90%) Performance Monitoring
8 13 (8.90%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (8.22%) Project Management
10 11 (7.53%) ERP
10 11 (7.53%) Performance Tuning
10 11 (7.53%) UML
11 10 (6.85%) Application Packaging
11 10 (6.85%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (6.85%) Release Management
11 10 (6.85%) Root Cause Analysis
11 10 (6.85%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 32 (21.92%) Java
2 31 (21.23%) SQL
3 17 (11.64%) Shell Script
4 12 (8.22%) JavaScript
5 11 (7.53%) Groovy
5 11 (7.53%) Python
6 7 (4.79%) PL/SQL
7 6 (4.11%) C#
8 4 (2.74%) Perl
9 3 (2.05%) Bash Shell
9 3 (2.05%) TypeScript
10 2 (1.37%) Apple Swift
10 2 (1.37%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.37%) Ruby
10 2 (1.37%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.68%) Korn
Qualifications
1 29 (19.86%) Security Cleared
2 19 (13.01%) SC Cleared
3 14 (9.59%) DV Cleared
4 9 (6.16%) ISEB
5 5 (3.42%) Degree
6 3 (2.05%) APMG
6 3 (2.05%) APMP
6 3 (2.05%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (1.37%) Oracle Certification
7 2 (1.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (1.37%) Sun Certification
8 1 (0.68%) CCAA
8 1 (0.68%) CESG Certified Professional
8 1 (0.68%) CISSP
8 1 (0.68%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.68%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.68%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.68%) MCSA
8 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.68%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.37%) PMO
2 1 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (0.68%) RMADS
2 1 (0.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (7.53%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.37%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (8.22%) SCCM
2 9 (6.16%) Ansible
2 9 (6.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 7 (4.79%) CA Wily
3 7 (4.79%) SCOM
4 4 (2.74%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (1.37%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.68%) Puppet
Vendors
1 26 (17.81%) Microsoft
2 18 (12.33%) SAP
3 16 (10.96%) IBM
4 8 (5.48%) VMware
5 7 (4.79%) CA
5 7 (4.79%) NetQoS
5 7 (4.79%) Nimsoft
5 7 (4.79%) Remedy
6 6 (4.11%) OpenText
7 4 (2.74%) Cisco
8 3 (2.05%) Adobe
8 3 (2.05%) Brocade
8 3 (2.05%) ILOG
9 2 (1.37%) Apple
9 2 (1.37%) BMC
9 2 (1.37%) Citrix
9 2 (1.37%) Coremetrics
9 2 (1.37%) Google
9 2 (1.37%) MuleSoft
9 2 (1.37%) Red Hat
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