The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Epsom 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 28 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
Surrey / Epsom
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 4 5
Rank change year-on-year -8 +1  
Contract jobs citing Oracle 2 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Epsom 4.65% 34.62% 26.92%
As % of the Vendors category 6.90% 56.25% 35.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £27.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year +30.63% -7.50%  

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 Epsom.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Epsom
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 29 16 20
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Epsom 67.44% 61.54% 76.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 6
Median daily rate £363 £500 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.50% +29.03%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £500 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year -16.66% +13.51%  

Oracle
Job Vacancy Trend in Epsom

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Epsom 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 Epsom

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Epsom

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle in Epsom

Oracle
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Epsom

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle in Epsom

For the 6 months to 28 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 Epsom region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 15 (100.00%) Solaris
2 13 (86.67%) Linux
2 13 (86.67%) Unix
2 13 (86.67%) Sun
2 13 (86.67%) SAN
2 13 (86.67%) Veritas
2 13 (86.67%) Red Hat
2 13 (86.67%) Finance
2 13 (86.67%) Veritas File System
2 13 (86.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 13 (86.67%) Enterprise Storage
2 13 (86.67%) NAS
2 13 (86.67%) High Availability
3 12 (80.00%) NetBackup
3 12 (80.00%) Service Delivery
3 12 (80.00%) Symantec
4 11 (73.33%) Change Management
4 11 (73.33%) Legal
4 11 (73.33%) Change Control
4 11 (73.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (73.33%) Problem Management
5 2 (13.33%) Brocade
5 2 (13.33%) Korn
5 2 (13.33%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 2 (13.33%) SSH
5 2 (13.33%) QA
5 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database
5 2 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (13.33%) Line Management

Oracle
Co-occurring IT Skills in Epsom 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 1 (6.67%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (86.67%) NAS
1 13 (86.67%) SAN
2 2 (13.33%) FTP
2 2 (13.33%) SSH
3 1 (6.67%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (6.67%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (6.67%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 11 (73.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (86.67%) Finance
2 11 (73.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Administrator
1 13 (86.67%) Storage Administrator
1 13 (86.67%) Unix Administrator
2 12 (80.00%) Storage Systems Administrator
2 12 (80.00%) Systems Administrator
2 12 (80.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
3 7 (46.67%) Solaris Administrator
3 7 (46.67%) Solaris Systems Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Informatica Developer
Miscellaneous
1 13 (86.67%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (6.67%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Solaris
2 13 (86.67%) Linux
2 13 (86.67%) Unix
3 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (6.67%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) High Availability
2 12 (80.00%) Service Delivery
3 11 (73.33%) Change Control
3 11 (73.33%) Change Management
3 11 (73.33%) Problem Management
4 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (13.33%) ETL
4 2 (13.33%) ETL Development
4 2 (13.33%) Line Management
4 2 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (6.67%) Capacity Management
5 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
5 1 (6.67%) Regulatory Compliance
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) Korn
1 2 (13.33%) PL/SQL
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
System Software
1 13 (86.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 13 (86.67%) Veritas File System
2 1 (6.67%) NFS
2 1 (6.67%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (6.67%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 12 (80.00%) NetBackup
2 2 (13.33%) Nagios
2 2 (13.33%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 1 (6.67%) EMC Navisphere
3 1 (6.67%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) Red Hat
1 13 (86.67%) Sun
1 13 (86.67%) Veritas
2 12 (80.00%) Symantec
3 2 (13.33%) Brocade
3 2 (13.33%) Cognos
3 2 (13.33%) Informatica
3 2 (13.33%) NetApp
4 1 (6.67%) EMC
4 1 (6.67%) Nimble Storage