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 27 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle
Surrey / Epsom
Rank 2 13 12
Rank change year-on-year +11 -1  
Contract jobs citing Oracle 13 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Epsom 56.52% 2.78% 6.06%
As % of the Vendors category 92.86% 4.00% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £400 - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.91%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £40.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year -2.50% +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 Epsom.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Epsom
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 14 25 17
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Epsom 60.87% 69.44% 51.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 12 5
Median daily rate £400 £250 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +60.00% -32.43%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.38 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -13.81% +11.76%  

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Oracle in Epsom.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle in Epsom

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Epsom

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

1 23 (100.00%) Solaris
2 22 (95.65%) Linux
2 22 (95.65%) Unix
2 22 (95.65%) Sun
2 22 (95.65%) SAN
2 22 (95.65%) Veritas
2 22 (95.65%) Red Hat
2 22 (95.65%) NAS
2 22 (95.65%) Enterprise Storage
3 21 (91.30%) High Availability
4 20 (86.96%) Veritas File System
4 20 (86.96%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 20 (86.96%) Service Delivery
5 18 (78.26%) NetBackup
5 18 (78.26%) Finance
5 18 (78.26%) Symantec
6 17 (73.91%) Change Control
6 17 (73.91%) Team Foundation Server
6 17 (73.91%) Problem Management
6 17 (73.91%) Change Management
6 17 (73.91%) Legal
7 5 (21.74%) Brocade
7 5 (21.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (21.74%) NetApp
8 4 (17.39%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (17.39%) FTP
8 4 (17.39%) SSH
9 3 (13.04%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 3 (13.04%) Regulatory Compliance
9 3 (13.04%) Data ONTAP

Oracle
Top Related 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 2 (8.70%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (95.65%) NAS
1 22 (95.65%) SAN
2 4 (17.39%) FTP
2 4 (17.39%) SSH
3 3 (13.04%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (4.35%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.35%) InterSystems Cache
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 17 (73.91%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (78.26%) Finance
2 17 (73.91%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (95.65%) Administrator
2 21 (91.30%) Storage Administrator
3 20 (86.96%) Unix Administrator
4 18 (78.26%) Storage Systems Administrator
4 18 (78.26%) Systems Administrator
4 18 (78.26%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 9 (39.13%) Solaris Administrator
6 7 (30.43%) Solaris Systems Administrator
7 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Informatica Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Linux Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 22 (95.65%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (4.35%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Solaris
2 22 (95.65%) Linux
2 22 (95.65%) Unix
3 5 (21.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (13.04%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (91.30%) High Availability
2 20 (86.96%) Service Delivery
3 17 (73.91%) Change Control
3 17 (73.91%) Change Management
3 17 (73.91%) Problem Management
4 4 (17.39%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (13.04%) Regulatory Compliance
6 2 (8.70%) Capacity Management
7 1 (4.35%) ETL
7 1 (4.35%) ETL Development
7 1 (4.35%) Load Balancing
7 1 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) Korn
1 1 (4.35%) Perl
1 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
1 1 (4.35%) SQL
System Software
1 20 (86.96%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 20 (86.96%) Veritas File System
2 2 (8.70%) NFS
2 2 (8.70%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (4.35%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (4.35%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (78.26%) NetBackup
2 3 (13.04%) Nagios
2 3 (13.04%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 1 (4.35%) EMC Navisphere
3 1 (4.35%) NetApp OnCommand
3 1 (4.35%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 22 (95.65%) Red Hat
1 22 (95.65%) Sun
1 22 (95.65%) Veritas
2 18 (78.26%) Symantec
3 5 (21.74%) Brocade
3 5 (21.74%) NetApp
4 3 (13.04%) Nimble Storage
5 1 (4.35%) Cognos
5 1 (4.35%) EMC
5 1 (4.35%) Informatica
5 1 (4.35%) VMware