The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Dorset 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 West / Dorset
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 15 17
Rank change year-on-year +7 +2  
Contract jobs citing Oracle 18 19 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 13.53% 7.51% 4.21%
As % of the Vendors category 24.66% 16.96% 9.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 5
Median daily rate £313 £425 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.47% +34.92%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £365 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £402 £441 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £27.50 - £17.50
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 Dorset.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Dorset
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 73 112 82
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 54.89% 44.27% 43.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 75 40
Median daily rate £400 £393 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.91% +21.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £148 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £488 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 8
Median hourly rate £39.50 £25.50 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +54.90% +39.72%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.00 £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £30.00 £40.02
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 Dorset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dorset 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 Dorset

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle in Dorset

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle in Dorset over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle in Dorset

Oracle
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle in Dorset

Oracle
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Dorset

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle in Dorset over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Oracle in Dorset

Oracle
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle within the Dorset 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
Bournemouth +10 14 £313 -27.32% 5
Weymouth +2 1 - -
Oracle
South West

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 Dorset region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 11 (44.00%) SQL
1 11 (44.00%) Windows
2 9 (36.00%) Finance
2 9 (36.00%) PowerShell
3 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (32.00%) Migration
3 8 (32.00%) Oracle Database
4 7 (28.00%) Windows Server
4 7 (28.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (28.00%) SAN
4 7 (28.00%) Pentaho
4 7 (28.00%) Data Migration
5 6 (24.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (24.00%) Data Integration
5 6 (24.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (24.00%) MS Exchange
5 6 (24.00%) VMware
6 5 (20.00%) Data Modelling
6 5 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (20.00%) OLTP
6 5 (20.00%) Informatica
6 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 5 (20.00%) OLAP
6 5 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (20.00%) Data Quality
6 5 (20.00%) Hadoop
6 5 (20.00%) Information Architecture
6 5 (20.00%) Data Architecture
6 5 (20.00%) Apache Solr

Oracle
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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 6 (24.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (24.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (20.00%) Apache Solr
3 1 (4.00%) EPiServer
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Teamcenter
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 7 (28.00%) SAN
2 2 (8.00%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (4.00%) Firewall
3 1 (4.00%) IPv6
3 1 (4.00%) NAS
3 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) Oracle Database
2 7 (28.00%) Pentaho
3 6 (24.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (20.00%) Data Lake
4 5 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (20.00%) Hadoop
4 5 (20.00%) OLAP
4 5 (20.00%) OLTP
4 5 (20.00%) Oracle OLAP
4 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (8.00%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) ERwin
1 4 (16.00%) MagicDraw
2 1 (4.00%) Eclipse
General
1 9 (36.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Banking
3 2 (8.00%) Wholesale Banking
4 1 (4.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.00%) Retail
4 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) Analyst
1 6 (24.00%) Architect
1 6 (24.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 4 (16.00%) Infrastructure Support
3 3 (12.00%) Data Architect
3 3 (12.00%) DBA
3 3 (12.00%) Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Oracle Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Oracle DBA
4 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Configuration Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Java Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Server Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Server Support
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Server Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) Lucene
2 1 (4.00%) .NET
2 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.00%) JSON
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (4.00%) XML
2 1 (4.00%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Reference Data
1 5 (20.00%) Taxonomies
2 3 (12.00%) iPad
3 2 (8.00%) Data Structures
3 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 11 (44.00%) Windows
2 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (28.00%) Windows Server
4 4 (16.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (12.00%) Unix
6 2 (8.00%) Linux
6 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Migration
2 7 (28.00%) Data Migration
2 7 (28.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (24.00%) Data Integration
4 5 (20.00%) Data Architecture
4 5 (20.00%) Data Management
4 5 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 5 (20.00%) Information Architecture
4 5 (20.00%) Metadata Management
4 5 (20.00%) Patch Management
4 5 (20.00%) Reference Data Management
5 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (16.00%) Application Packaging
5 4 (16.00%) Change Management
5 4 (16.00%) ETL
5 4 (16.00%) SDLC
5 4 (16.00%) UML
6 3 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (12.00%) Integration Testing
6 3 (12.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 11 (44.00%) SQL
2 9 (36.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (12.00%) Java
3 3 (12.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (8.00%) Bash Shell
4 2 (8.00%) SPARQL
5 1 (4.00%) C#
5 1 (4.00%) COBOL
5 1 (4.00%) Java 9
5 1 (4.00%) Perl
5 1 (4.00%) Python
5 1 (4.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
1 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) WSUS
2 3 (12.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (4.00%) NetBackup
3 1 (4.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (24.00%) VMware
2 5 (20.00%) Informatica
3 4 (16.00%) Sage
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco
4 1 (4.00%) Dell
4 1 (4.00%) EMC
4 1 (4.00%) IBM
4 1 (4.00%) Sitecore
4 1 (4.00%) Veritas