Period
to 21 May 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 21 May 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
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 24 26 12
Rank change year-on-year +2 -14 +5
Contract jobs citing Oracle 137 125 208
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 6.57% 6.49% 10.46%
As % of the Vendors category 13.80% 14.38% 24.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 69 142
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £375 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% -5.88% +17.24%
10th Percentile £250 £261 £300
90th Percentile £538 £538 £537
South East median daily rate £450 £438 £415
% change year-on-year +2.86% +5.42% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £18.50 - £17.00
10th Percentile £13.65 - £11.59
90th Percentile £22.95 - £51.40
South East median hourly rate £27.50 £15.75 £38.00
% change year-on-year +74.62% -58.55% +52.00%

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 993 869 864
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 47.65% 45.14% 43.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 518 441 457
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £224 £225 £240
90th Percentile £550 £550 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 25 35
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £12.50 £15.50 £14.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.35% +7.64% +19.16%
10th Percentile £9.00 £9.58 £9.10
90th Percentile £48.00 £29.30 £39.05
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +6.25% -8.57% +2.28%

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 21 May 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 21 May 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 -6 111 £363 -9.38% 21
Marlow - 5 £450 -
Chesham - 3 - -
High Wycombe -2 2 £335 +109.38% 1
Buckingham - 2 £475 - 1
Oracle
South East

For the 6 months to 21 May 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 47 (34.31%) Finance
2 44 (32.12%) SQL
2 44 (32.12%) SQL Server
3 40 (29.20%) Unix
4 35 (25.55%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (24.09%) Java
6 28 (20.44%) Linux
7 26 (18.98%) Data Warehouse
7 26 (18.98%) Microsoft
8 23 (16.79%) Banking
8 23 (16.79%) Big Data
9 22 (16.06%) Relational Database
10 21 (15.33%) Hadoop
11 20 (14.60%) CRM
11 20 (14.60%) MySQL
12 19 (13.87%) PL/SQL
12 19 (13.87%) DB2
12 19 (13.87%) Python
12 19 (13.87%) IBM
13 18 (13.14%) ETL
13 18 (13.14%) PostgreSQL
14 17 (12.41%) Microsoft Excel
14 17 (12.41%) Analytical Skills
15 16 (11.68%) DevOps
15 16 (11.68%) Analytics
15 16 (11.68%) MongoDB
15 16 (11.68%) Scrum
16 15 (10.95%) Web Services
17 14 (10.22%) Microsoft Project
17 14 (10.22%) JIRA

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 10 (7.30%) Apache Spark
1 10 (7.30%) Confluence
2 8 (5.84%) IIS
2 8 (5.84%) SharePoint
2 8 (5.84%) WebSphere
3 7 (5.11%) BizTalk Server
3 7 (5.11%) SAS
4 6 (4.38%) Apache
5 4 (2.92%) Oracle Service Bus
5 4 (2.92%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.46%) CMS
6 2 (1.46%) NetWeaver
6 2 (1.46%) nginx
6 2 (1.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (1.46%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (1.46%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.73%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.73%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.73%) Drupal
Applications
1 17 (12.41%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (10.22%) Microsoft Project
3 8 (5.84%) Microsoft Office
4 7 (5.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 6 (4.38%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.73%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (4.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (3.65%) Oracle CRM
3 3 (2.19%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (1.46%) SAP Hybris
5 1 (0.73%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.73%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.73%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.73%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.30%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (7.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (5.84%) PaaS
3 6 (4.38%) IaaS
4 4 (2.92%) SaaS
5 3 (2.19%) Amazon S3
5 3 (2.19%) GitHub
6 2 (1.46%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.65%) SAN
2 2 (1.46%) DNS
2 2 (1.46%) SSL
3 1 (0.73%) FTP
3 1 (0.73%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (32.12%) SQL Server
2 26 (18.98%) Data Warehouse
3 23 (16.79%) Big Data
4 22 (16.06%) Relational Database
5 21 (15.33%) Hadoop
6 20 (14.60%) MySQL
7 19 (13.87%) DB2
8 18 (13.14%) PostgreSQL
9 16 (11.68%) MongoDB
10 13 (9.49%) NoSQL
11 11 (8.03%) OLAP
11 11 (8.03%) Oracle Database
11 11 (8.03%) Oracle OLAP
11 11 (8.03%) PowerCenter
12 10 (7.30%) Apache Hive
13 8 (5.84%) Data Lake
13 8 (5.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 7 (5.11%) DB2 UDB
15 6 (4.38%) RDBMS
15 6 (4.38%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (10.22%) JIRA
2 13 (9.49%) Jenkins
3 10 (7.30%) Git (software)
4 8 (5.84%) GitLab
5 4 (2.92%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (2.19%) Eclipse
6 3 (2.19%) Maven
6 3 (2.19%) SonarQube
6 3 (2.19%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (1.46%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (1.46%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.73%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.73%) Introscope
General
1 47 (34.31%) Finance
2 23 (16.79%) Banking
3 7 (5.11%) Financial Institution
3 7 (5.11%) Retail
4 6 (4.38%) Spanish Language
5 5 (3.65%) Marketing
6 3 (2.19%) Back Office
6 3 (2.19%) Dutch Language
6 3 (2.19%) French Language
6 3 (2.19%) German Language
6 3 (2.19%) Italian Language
6 3 (2.19%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.46%) Publishing
8 1 (0.73%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.73%) Automotive
8 1 (0.73%) Billing
8 1 (0.73%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.73%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.73%) Law
8 1 (0.73%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 32 (23.36%) Developer
2 20 (14.60%) Analyst
3 14 (10.22%) Architect
4 10 (7.30%) Consultant
4 10 (7.30%) DBA
4 10 (7.30%) SQL Developer
5 9 (6.57%) Java Developer
5 9 (6.57%) Project Manager
5 9 (6.57%) Project Officer
6 8 (5.84%) SQL Server Developer
7 7 (5.11%) Administrator
7 7 (5.11%) Coordinator
7 7 (5.11%) Database Developer
7 7 (5.11%) Oracle Developer
7 7 (5.11%) Solutions Architect
7 7 (5.11%) SQL Database Developer
7 7 (5.11%) Support Officer
8 6 (4.38%) Data Architect
8 6 (4.38%) Project Support Officer
9 5 (3.65%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (10.95%) Web Services
2 13 (9.49%) Middleware
3 10 (7.30%) Hibernate
3 10 (7.30%) HTML
3 10 (7.30%) Kafka
4 7 (5.11%) .NET
5 6 (4.38%) ASP.NET
5 6 (4.38%) CSS
5 6 (4.38%) RESTful
5 6 (4.38%) Spring
5 6 (4.38%) WebSphere MQ
6 5 (3.65%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (3.65%) LAMP
6 5 (3.65%) LINQ
7 4 (2.92%) J2EE
7 4 (2.92%) JMS
7 4 (2.92%) jQuery
7 4 (2.92%) Oracle Fusion
7 4 (2.92%) XML
7 4 (2.92%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.41%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (7.30%) Mainframe
3 4 (2.92%) Clustering
3 4 (2.92%) IBM Mainframe
3 4 (2.92%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.19%) AS400
4 3 (2.19%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.46%) CCTV
5 2 (1.46%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.46%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.46%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.46%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.73%) e-Health
6 1 (0.73%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.73%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 40 (29.20%) Unix
2 28 (20.44%) Linux
3 9 (6.57%) Solaris
4 8 (5.84%) Windows
5 5 (3.65%) zOS
6 3 (2.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.46%) Android
7 2 (1.46%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.46%) DC/OS
7 2 (1.46%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.73%) AIX
8 1 (0.73%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (25.55%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (14.60%) CRM
3 18 (13.14%) ETL
4 16 (11.68%) Analytics
4 16 (11.68%) DevOps
4 16 (11.68%) Scrum
5 13 (9.49%) Disaster Recovery
5 13 (9.49%) PRINCE2
6 12 (8.76%) Data Management
6 12 (8.76%) ITIL
6 12 (8.76%) Project Management
7 11 (8.03%) Performance Tuning
7 11 (8.03%) Waterfall
8 10 (7.30%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (7.30%) Data Governance
9 9 (6.57%) E-Commerce
9 9 (6.57%) Release Management
10 8 (5.84%) Data Architecture
10 8 (5.84%) OO
10 8 (5.84%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 44 (32.12%) SQL
2 33 (24.09%) Java
3 19 (13.87%) PL/SQL
3 19 (13.87%) Python
4 9 (6.57%) Bash Shell
4 9 (6.57%) JavaScript
5 8 (5.84%) C#
5 8 (5.84%) Korn
6 7 (5.11%) Shell Script
7 4 (2.92%) C++
7 4 (2.92%) Scala
7 4 (2.92%) T-SQL
7 4 (2.92%) VC++
8 3 (2.19%) HiveQL
8 3 (2.19%) PHP
8 3 (2.19%) VB
9 1 (0.73%) Delphi
9 1 (0.73%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.73%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (9.49%) Security Cleared
2 10 (7.30%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.65%) Degree
4 4 (2.92%) DV Cleared
4 4 (2.92%) ISEB
5 3 (2.19%) CISA
5 3 (2.19%) CRISC
6 2 (1.46%) APMG
6 2 (1.46%) APMP
6 2 (1.46%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (1.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.73%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.73%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.30%) Data Quality
2 9 (6.57%) PMO
3 3 (2.19%) GDPR
4 2 (1.46%) QA
4 2 (1.46%) SLA
5 1 (0.73%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (4.38%) Docker
2 3 (2.19%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.19%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (1.46%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (1.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.73%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.73%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 7 (5.11%) Ansible
2 3 (2.19%) Kibana
2 3 (2.19%) Kubernetes
3 2 (1.46%) Control-M
3 2 (1.46%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 2 (1.46%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.73%) CA Wily
4 1 (0.73%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.73%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 1 (0.73%) SCOM
4 1 (0.73%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.73%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 26 (18.98%) Microsoft
2 19 (13.87%) IBM
3 12 (8.76%) Remedy
4 10 (7.30%) SAP
4 10 (7.30%) Talend
5 7 (5.11%) Informatica
5 7 (5.11%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (4.38%) Ab Initio
7 5 (3.65%) hybris
7 5 (3.65%) Pega
8 3 (2.19%) Cloudera
8 3 (2.19%) Google
8 3 (2.19%) JD Edwards
8 3 (2.19%) JDA
8 3 (2.19%) Splunk
8 3 (2.19%) Tableau
9 2 (1.46%) Adobe
9 2 (1.46%) ATG
9 2 (1.46%) Demandware
9 2 (1.46%) VMware