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 27 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 West / Devon
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 26 37
Rank change year-on-year +5 +11  
Contract jobs citing Oracle 18 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 5.31% 4.55% 0.79%
As % of the Vendors category 22.22% 13.51% 2.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 1
Median daily rate £350 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.66%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £36.25 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +72.61%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +27.27% -8.33%  

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 81 74 93
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Devon 23.89% 33.64% 36.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 32 47
Median daily rate £350 £328 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.87% +9.16%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £190 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 15 15
Median hourly rate £29.25 £25.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.00% +28.20%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £15.00 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.75 £49.90 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.92 £18.50
% change year-on-year -16.32% +13.05%  

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 27 June 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 27 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
Exeter +2 11 £325 -
Plymouth -16 6 £350 -
Oracle
South West

For the 6 months to 27 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 Devon region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 20 (47.62%) SQL
2 18 (42.86%) Java
3 16 (38.10%) SQL Server
4 15 (35.71%) Linux
5 11 (26.19%) HTML
5 11 (26.19%) Subversion
5 11 (26.19%) GlassFish
6 10 (23.81%) WebSphere
6 10 (23.81%) JavaScript
6 10 (23.81%) IBM
6 10 (23.81%) Oracle Database
7 9 (21.43%) Microsoft
7 9 (21.43%) Perl
7 9 (21.43%) IIS
7 9 (21.43%) Unix
8 8 (19.05%) ITIL
8 8 (19.05%) Web Services
8 8 (19.05%) Ant
8 8 (19.05%) QA
8 8 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (19.05%) SDLC
9 7 (16.67%) Domain Models
9 7 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (16.67%) PowerShell
9 7 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (16.67%) Software Engineering
9 7 (16.67%) VBScript
9 7 (16.67%) SOAP
9 7 (16.67%) XML
9 7 (16.67%) AIX

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 11 (26.19%) GlassFish
2 10 (23.81%) WebSphere
3 9 (21.43%) IIS
4 4 (9.52%) JCAPS
5 3 (7.14%) WebSphere Portal
6 1 (2.38%) Apache
6 1 (2.38%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.29%) IaaS
1 6 (14.29%) PaaS
1 6 (14.29%) SaaS
2 2 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.38%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (16.67%) Kerberos
2 2 (4.76%) LAN
2 2 (4.76%) WAN
3 1 (2.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (38.10%) SQL Server
2 10 (23.81%) Oracle Database
3 7 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (9.52%) Relational Database
4 4 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.38%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (26.19%) Subversion
2 8 (19.05%) Ant
3 6 (14.29%) Talend Open Studio
4 3 (7.14%) Git (software)
5 2 (4.76%) Jenkins
5 2 (4.76%) Toad
6 1 (2.38%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.38%) Gradle
6 1 (2.38%) Maven
6 1 (2.38%) Mercurial
General
1 1 (2.38%) Back Office
1 1 (2.38%) Local Government
1 1 (2.38%) Retail
1 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (47.62%) Developer
2 6 (14.29%) Applications Support
2 6 (14.29%) SQL Developer
3 5 (11.90%) Java Developer
4 4 (9.52%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 4 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (9.52%) Oracle Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Applications Support Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Support Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) WebSphere Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Consultant
6 2 (4.76%) Development Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Engineering Manager
6 2 (4.76%) ETL Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Java Development Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Lead Software Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Project Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Senior Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Senior WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (26.19%) HTML
2 8 (19.05%) Web Services
3 7 (16.67%) SOAP
3 7 (16.67%) XML
4 5 (11.90%) .NET
5 4 (9.52%) CSS
5 4 (9.52%) REST
5 4 (9.52%) XSD
5 4 (9.52%) XSL
6 3 (7.14%) .NET Framework
6 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET
6 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (7.14%) HTML5
6 3 (7.14%) IBM Integration Bus
6 3 (7.14%) jQuery
6 3 (7.14%) JSON
6 3 (7.14%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (4.76%) JMS
8 1 (2.38%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Linked Data
2 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.14%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 15 (35.71%) Linux
2 9 (21.43%) Unix
3 7 (16.67%) AIX
3 7 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (11.90%) Windows
5 3 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
1 8 (19.05%) ITIL
1 8 (19.05%) SDLC
2 7 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (16.67%) Domain Models
2 7 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 6 (14.29%) Data Analysis
3 6 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 6 (14.29%) ETL
4 5 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (11.90%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (9.52%) BPEL
5 4 (9.52%) Release Management
5 4 (9.52%) Service Delivery
5 4 (9.52%) Test Automation
6 3 (7.14%) Content Management
6 3 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (7.14%) Web Design
6 3 (7.14%) Web Development
7 2 (4.76%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (47.62%) SQL
2 18 (42.86%) Java
3 10 (23.81%) JavaScript
4 9 (21.43%) Perl
5 7 (16.67%) PowerShell
5 7 (16.67%) VBScript
6 4 (9.52%) C#
6 4 (9.52%) T-SQL
7 2 (4.76%) PL/SQL
7 2 (4.76%) Python
8 1 (2.38%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (11.90%) SC Cleared
1 5 (11.90%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.76%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (19.05%) QA
2 3 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (2.38%) ISO 14001
3 1 (2.38%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.38%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (23.81%) IBM
2 9 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 7 (16.67%) Red Hat
4 6 (14.29%) Talend
5 1 (2.38%) Citrix
5 1 (2.38%) Google
5 1 (2.38%) Infor
5 1 (2.38%) JD Edwards
5 1 (2.38%) Northgate
5 1 (2.38%) Sophos