The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Devon 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 29 March 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 West / Devon
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 20 18
Rank change year-on-year +8 -2  
Contract jobs citing Oracle 24 14 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 8.99% 7.33% 6.69%
As % of the Vendors category 35.29% 23.33% 18.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 12 8
Median daily rate £480 £388 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.87% +22.04%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £300 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £400 £421
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.91%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £43.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.39 £40.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year -4.03% +3.89%  

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 Devon.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Devon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 68 60 93
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Devon 25.47% 31.41% 36.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 47 32
Median daily rate £425 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.42% +16.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £145 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 8
Median hourly rate £40.00 £19.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +110.52% +11.76%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.80 £9.00 £10.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £33.50 £24.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -14.47% +11.76%  

Oracle
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Devon 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 Devon

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle in Devon

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle in Devon over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle in Devon

Oracle
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle in Devon

Oracle
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle within the Devon region over the 3 months to 29 March 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
Exeter +3 18 £480 +28.00% 2
Plymouth -12 3 £488 +21.93%
Oracle
South West

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Devon region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 31 (51.67%) SQL Server
2 29 (48.33%) Oracle Database
3 23 (38.33%) SQL
4 18 (30.00%) PL/SQL
4 18 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 15 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 15 (25.00%) HTML
5 15 (25.00%) WebSphere
5 15 (25.00%) Security Cleared
6 14 (23.33%) Oracle Database 11g
6 14 (23.33%) .NET
6 14 (23.33%) Linux
7 13 (21.67%) ITIL
7 13 (21.67%) Data Modelling
7 13 (21.67%) IBM
7 13 (21.67%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (21.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (20.00%) Toad
8 12 (20.00%) SC Cleared
8 12 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
9 11 (18.33%) IIS
9 11 (18.33%) Perl
10 10 (16.67%) C#
10 10 (16.67%) VBScript
10 10 (16.67%) Ant
10 10 (16.67%) AIX
10 10 (16.67%) Red Hat
10 10 (16.67%) Kerberos
10 10 (16.67%) Scrum
10 10 (16.67%) Subversion

Oracle
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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 15 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 11 (18.33%) IIS
3 10 (16.67%) GlassFish
4 3 (5.00%) MS Exchange
4 3 (5.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (5.00%) WebSphere Portal
5 2 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (3.33%) JBoss
5 2 (3.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (3.33%) Tomcat
5 2 (3.33%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.67%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.67%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.67%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.00%) IaaS
1 6 (10.00%) PaaS
1 6 (10.00%) SaaS
2 1 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.67%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (16.67%) Kerberos
2 1 (1.67%) LAN
2 1 (1.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (51.67%) SQL Server
2 29 (48.33%) Oracle Database
3 14 (23.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (11.67%) Oracle Database 10g
4 7 (11.67%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (3.33%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (3.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (20.00%) Toad
2 10 (16.67%) Ant
2 10 (16.67%) Subversion
3 3 (5.00%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.67%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.67%) JIRA
General
1 7 (11.67%) Back Office
2 5 (8.33%) Finance
3 3 (5.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.67%) Billing
4 1 (1.67%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 28 (46.67%) Developer
2 15 (25.00%) Oracle Developer
3 8 (13.33%) .NET Developer
3 8 (13.33%) Applications Support
3 8 (13.33%) Consultant
3 8 (13.33%) SQL Developer
4 6 (10.00%) Analyst
5 5 (8.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 5 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
5 5 (8.33%) Applications Support Analyst
5 5 (8.33%) Support Analyst
6 4 (6.67%) Applications Developer
6 4 (6.67%) Oracle Applications Developer
7 3 (5.00%) IT Support
7 3 (5.00%) Lead Software Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) PL/SQL Developer
7 3 (5.00%) Software Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) WebSphere Developer
8 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Developer
8 2 (3.33%) Senior WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (25.00%) HTML
2 14 (23.33%) .NET
3 8 (13.33%) CSS
3 8 (13.33%) jQuery
3 8 (13.33%) JSON
3 8 (13.33%) SOAP
4 6 (10.00%) ASP.NET
4 6 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 6 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 5 (8.33%) .NET Framework
5 5 (8.33%) REST
5 5 (8.33%) Web Services
5 5 (8.33%) XML
6 3 (5.00%) AngularJS
6 3 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (5.00%) HTML5
6 3 (5.00%) IBM Integration Bus
6 3 (5.00%) WCF
7 2 (3.33%) JMS
7 2 (3.33%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.67%) Algorithms
3 3 (5.00%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.67%) iPad
4 1 (1.67%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 14 (23.33%) Linux
2 10 (16.67%) AIX
2 10 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (11.67%) Unix
4 6 (10.00%) Windows
5 5 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (21.67%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (21.67%) Data Modelling
1 13 (21.67%) ITIL
1 13 (21.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (16.67%) Domain Models
2 10 (16.67%) Scrum
3 8 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (11.67%) Software Engineering
5 5 (8.33%) SDLC
5 5 (8.33%) Service Delivery
6 4 (6.67%) Data Management
7 3 (5.00%) Content Management
7 3 (5.00%) MVC
7 3 (5.00%) OO
7 3 (5.00%) OOD
7 3 (5.00%) Release Management
7 3 (5.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (5.00%) Web Design
7 3 (5.00%) Web Development
8 2 (3.33%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 23 (38.33%) SQL
2 18 (30.00%) PL/SQL
3 15 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 11 (18.33%) Perl
5 10 (16.67%) C#
5 10 (16.67%) PowerShell
5 10 (16.67%) VBScript
6 9 (15.00%) Java
7 3 (5.00%) T-SQL
8 2 (3.33%) PHP
9 1 (1.67%) COBOL
9 1 (1.67%) Python
9 1 (1.67%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.00%) Disclosure Scotland
1 3 (5.00%) QA
2 1 (1.67%) ISO 14001
2 1 (1.67%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (5.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (5.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (21.67%) IBM
3 10 (16.67%) Red Hat
4 3 (5.00%) Citrix
4 3 (5.00%) Sophos
5 1 (1.67%) Google
5 1 (1.67%) Northgate