Period
to 25 November 2017

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 25 November 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
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 14 11
Rank change year-on-year -15 -3 +2
Contract jobs citing Oracle 146 162 299
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 6.21% 9.35% 11.33%
As % of the Vendors category 14.00% 20.33% 24.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 80 159
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £375 £438 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.29% +5.42% +5.06%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £220
90th Percentile £650 £553 £700
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £24.00 £10.24 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +134.49% -62.09% +100.00%
South East median hourly rate £32.00 £12.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +156.00% -66.67% +56.25%

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 1043 797 1203
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 44.35% 46.02% 45.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 469 421 530
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £212 £230 £208
90th Percentile £525 £538 £525
South East median daily rate £419 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +4.75% +2.56% +6.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 44 47
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.50 £10.80 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +62.04% -32.50% +28.00%
10th Percentile £8.89 £9.00 £9.00
90th Percentile £39.88 £26.80 £30.20
South East median hourly rate £17.25 £15.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year +12.73% -19.46% +22.58%

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 25 November 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 6 months to 25 November 2017. 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 -12 122 £380 -10.59% 3
High Wycombe - 4 £270 -
Wycombe - 3 £230 -
Newport Pagnell - 1 £650 -
Amersham - 1 - -
Aylesbury - 1 - - 3
Oracle
South East

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 60 (41.10%) Finance
2 46 (31.51%) Linux
3 42 (28.77%) Java
4 40 (27.40%) SQL
4 40 (27.40%) SQL Server
5 35 (23.97%) Unix
5 35 (23.97%) Microsoft
5 35 (23.97%) Performance Tuning
6 34 (23.29%) DB2
7 33 (22.60%) Shell Script
8 32 (21.92%) Windows
9 27 (18.49%) Performance Monitoring
9 27 (18.49%) Ansible
10 26 (17.81%) Business Intelligence
10 26 (17.81%) Agile Software Development
11 23 (15.75%) CRM
12 21 (14.38%) MySQL
13 20 (13.70%) IBM
13 20 (13.70%) PostgreSQL
14 19 (13.01%) SOA
14 19 (13.01%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 19 (13.01%) MongoDB
15 18 (12.33%) Python
15 18 (12.33%) Migration
15 18 (12.33%) Banking
16 17 (11.64%) Spring
16 17 (11.64%) DB2 UDB
16 17 (11.64%) Scrum
16 17 (11.64%) JavaScript
16 17 (11.64%) C#

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 19 (13.01%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 12 (8.22%) CMS
2 12 (8.22%) Drupal
2 12 (8.22%) Liferay
3 11 (7.53%) Alfresco
4 9 (6.16%) SAS
5 8 (5.48%) WebSphere
6 7 (4.79%) WebLogic
7 6 (4.11%) Tomcat
8 5 (3.42%) WebSphere Application Server
9 4 (2.74%) Apache
9 4 (2.74%) Confluence
9 4 (2.74%) JBoss
10 2 (1.37%) Apache Spark
10 2 (1.37%) Cloud Foundry
10 2 (1.37%) OpenStack
10 2 (1.37%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.68%) IBM HTTP Server
11 1 (0.68%) IIS
11 1 (0.68%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 13 (8.90%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (6.16%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (5.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (2.74%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (7.53%) Remedy ITSM
2 7 (4.79%) Oracle ERP
3 3 (2.05%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (2.05%) Oracle Retail
4 2 (1.37%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (1.37%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (1.37%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.68%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.68%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.68%) Oracle CRM On Demand
5 1 (0.68%) Oracle HRMS
5 1 (0.68%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.68%) Oracle Payroll
5 1 (0.68%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.68%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.11%) Google Analytics
2 5 (3.42%) Google Checkout
2 5 (3.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.37%) OpenShift
4 1 (0.68%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (10.27%) LDAP
2 3 (2.05%) Internet
3 2 (1.37%) Intranet
4 1 (0.68%) AMQP
4 1 (0.68%) DNS
4 1 (0.68%) Extranet
4 1 (0.68%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (0.68%) Firewall
4 1 (0.68%) FTP
4 1 (0.68%) HTTP
4 1 (0.68%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (0.68%) SAN
4 1 (0.68%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (27.40%) SQL Server
2 34 (23.29%) DB2
3 21 (14.38%) MySQL
4 20 (13.70%) PostgreSQL
5 19 (13.01%) MongoDB
6 17 (11.64%) DB2 UDB
7 15 (10.27%) Apache Cassandra
8 12 (8.22%) Oracle Database
9 9 (6.16%) Relational Database
10 8 (5.48%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (4.11%) Hadoop
11 6 (4.11%) NoSQL
11 6 (4.11%) QlikView
11 6 (4.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 5 (3.42%) Endeca
12 5 (3.42%) RDBMS
12 5 (3.42%) SQL Server 2012
13 4 (2.74%) Big Data
13 4 (2.74%) Oracle Reports
14 2 (1.37%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 16 (10.96%) Git (software)
2 15 (10.27%) Jenkins
2 15 (10.27%) Maven
3 12 (8.22%) JIRA
4 9 (6.16%) Eclipse
5 8 (5.48%) Ant
5 8 (5.48%) Hudson
6 6 (4.11%) Subversion
7 3 (2.05%) Bitbucket
8 2 (1.37%) Gradle
8 2 (1.37%) JUnit
8 2 (1.37%) Mockito
8 2 (1.37%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (1.37%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.68%) Introscope
General
1 60 (41.10%) Finance
2 18 (12.33%) Banking
3 10 (6.85%) Retail
4 6 (4.11%) Financial Institution
5 5 (3.42%) Games
5 5 (3.42%) Spanish Language
6 4 (2.74%) International Banking
6 4 (2.74%) Retail Banking
7 3 (2.05%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.37%) Marketing
9 1 (0.68%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.68%) Billing
9 1 (0.68%) Electronics
9 1 (0.68%) Front Office
9 1 (0.68%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 45 (30.82%) Developer
2 25 (17.12%) Administrator
2 25 (17.12%) Analyst
3 14 (9.59%) Java Developer
4 12 (8.22%) DBA
5 10 (6.85%) Business Analyst
6 8 (5.48%) C# Developer
6 8 (5.48%) SQL Developer
7 7 (4.79%) Database Developer
7 7 (4.79%) Project Manager
8 6 (4.11%) Angular Developer
8 6 (4.11%) Architect
8 6 (4.11%) Oracle Analyst
8 6 (4.11%) SAS Analyst
8 6 (4.11%) SAS Business Analyst
8 6 (4.11%) SQL Database Developer
9 5 (3.42%) Automation Engineer
9 5 (3.42%) Server Administrator
9 5 (3.42%) SQL Server Developer
10 4 (2.74%) DB2 DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (11.64%) Spring
2 16 (10.96%) HTML
2 16 (10.96%) YAML
3 15 (10.27%) Web Services
4 14 (9.59%) Java EE
5 11 (7.53%) .NET
6 10 (6.85%) AngularJS
6 10 (6.85%) ODBC
7 9 (6.16%) CSS
7 9 (6.16%) REST
8 8 (5.48%) EJB
8 8 (5.48%) RESTful
9 7 (4.79%) Hibernate
9 7 (4.79%) JMS
9 7 (4.79%) jQuery
10 6 (4.11%) JSP
10 6 (4.11%) JSTL
11 5 (3.42%) .NET Framework
11 5 (3.42%) JSON
11 5 (3.42%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.16%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.42%) iPad
2 5 (3.42%) Management Information System
3 4 (2.74%) Online Games
4 3 (2.05%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.05%) LPAR
5 2 (1.37%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.37%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.37%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.68%) e-Health
6 1 (0.68%) EPoS
6 1 (0.68%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.68%) IBM XIV
6 1 (0.68%) Replication
6 1 (0.68%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 46 (31.51%) Linux
2 35 (23.97%) Unix
3 32 (21.92%) Windows
4 7 (4.79%) AIX
5 6 (4.11%) Windows Server
6 4 (2.74%) Android
6 4 (2.74%) Oracle Linux
7 3 (2.05%) Solaris
8 2 (1.37%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (23.97%) Performance Tuning
2 27 (18.49%) Performance Monitoring
3 26 (17.81%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (17.81%) Business Intelligence
4 23 (15.75%) CRM
5 19 (13.01%) SOA
6 18 (12.33%) Migration
7 17 (11.64%) Scrum
8 16 (10.96%) Task Automation
9 15 (10.27%) Open Source
10 12 (8.22%) Document Management
11 11 (7.53%) Analytics
11 11 (7.53%) Product Management
12 10 (6.85%) Capacity Management
12 10 (6.85%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (6.85%) Data Analysis
12 10 (6.85%) DevOps
12 10 (6.85%) Microservices
12 10 (6.85%) Security Management
12 10 (6.85%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 42 (28.77%) Java
2 40 (27.40%) SQL
3 33 (22.60%) Shell Script
4 18 (12.33%) Python
5 17 (11.64%) C#
5 17 (11.64%) JavaScript
6 8 (5.48%) Bash Shell
6 8 (5.48%) Korn
7 6 (4.11%) VB
7 6 (4.11%) VBA
8 4 (2.74%) PL/SQL
8 4 (2.74%) Ruby
9 3 (2.05%) C++
9 3 (2.05%) Groovy
10 2 (1.37%) Apple Swift
10 2 (1.37%) C
10 2 (1.37%) Perl
10 2 (1.37%) Scala
10 2 (1.37%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.68%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (8.22%) Security Cleared
2 11 (7.53%) SC Cleared
3 9 (6.16%) Degree
4 3 (2.05%) APMP
4 3 (2.05%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.68%) ACCA
6 1 (0.68%) CIMA
6 1 (0.68%) MCPD
6 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.68%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.68%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.11%) Data Quality
2 4 (2.74%) PMO
2 4 (2.74%) QA
3 3 (2.05%) P3O
4 2 (1.37%) GDPR
System Software
1 8 (5.48%) Docker
2 4 (2.74%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.68%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 27 (18.49%) Ansible
2 3 (2.05%) Puppet
2 3 (2.05%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (1.37%) Ambari
3 2 (1.37%) Kubernetes
3 2 (1.37%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 2 (1.37%) SCOM
3 2 (1.37%) Terraform
3 2 (1.37%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 1 (0.68%) CA Wily
4 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 1 (0.68%) Nagios
Vendors
1 35 (23.97%) Microsoft
2 20 (13.70%) IBM
3 12 (8.22%) Remedy
4 11 (7.53%) BMC
4 11 (7.53%) OpenText
5 9 (6.16%) SAP
6 8 (5.48%) Google
7 7 (4.79%) Teradata
8 6 (4.11%) MuleSoft
9 5 (3.42%) Coremetrics
9 5 (3.42%) hybris
9 5 (3.42%) PayPal
10 4 (2.74%) VMware
11 2 (1.37%) Apigee
11 2 (1.37%) Apple
11 2 (1.37%) Atlassian
11 2 (1.37%) Cloudera
11 2 (1.37%) Red Hat
11 2 (1.37%) WSO2
12 1 (0.68%) TEOCO