The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucester 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 22 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
Gloucestershire / Gloucester
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 7 10
Rank change year-on-year -13 +3  
Contract jobs citing Oracle 4 14 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucester 3.88% 13.59% 9.68%
As % of the Vendors category 8.00% 29.79% 25.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 8
Median daily rate £388 £435 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.91% -5.94%  
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 £31.50 £25.50 £28.13
% change year-on-year +23.52% -9.33%  

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 Gloucester.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Gloucester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 50 47 35
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucester 48.54% 45.63% 37.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 28 26
Median daily rate £350 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.63% +9.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £265 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £540 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 5
Median hourly rate - £29.75 £12.27
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +142.46%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

Oracle
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucester 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 Gloucester

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle in Gloucester

Oracle
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 22 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 Gloucester region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 12 (70.59%) SQL
2 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
2 9 (52.94%) Security Cleared
3 8 (47.06%) PL/SQL
4 7 (41.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (35.29%) SC Cleared
5 6 (35.29%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (35.29%) Unix
5 6 (35.29%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (29.41%) Finance
6 5 (29.41%) Banking
7 4 (23.53%) Oracle Database
8 3 (17.65%) JSON
8 3 (17.65%) Data Protection
8 3 (17.65%) jQuery
8 3 (17.65%) WebSphere
8 3 (17.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (17.65%) Basel II
8 3 (17.65%) Windows
8 3 (17.65%) Web Services
8 3 (17.65%) XML
8 3 (17.65%) JBoss
8 3 (17.65%) WebLogic
8 3 (17.65%) CSS
8 3 (17.65%) SOAP
8 3 (17.65%) .NET
8 3 (17.65%) MySQL
8 3 (17.65%) HTML
8 3 (17.65%) JavaScript

Oracle
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucester 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 3 (17.65%) JBoss
1 3 (17.65%) WebLogic
1 3 (17.65%) WebSphere
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (11.76%) SAS
2 2 (11.76%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.88%) Apache
3 1 (5.88%) Captiva
3 1 (5.88%) Documentum
3 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.88%) IIS
3 1 (5.88%) Live Communications Server
3 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.88%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (5.88%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Primavera
1 1 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) DHCP
1 1 (5.88%) DNS
1 1 (5.88%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
2 6 (35.29%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (23.53%) Oracle Database
4 3 (17.65%) MySQL
5 2 (11.76%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (11.76%) MS Access
6 1 (5.88%) DB2
6 1 (5.88%) Geospatial Data
6 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (5.88%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (29.41%) Banking
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Retail
3 1 (5.88%) Electronics
3 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.88%) Marketing
3 1 (5.88%) Military
3 1 (5.88%) Retail Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Consultant
3 3 (17.65%) Test Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Business Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Java Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Applications Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Documentum Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Developer
5 1 (5.88%) WebSphere Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) .NET
1 3 (17.65%) CSS
1 3 (17.65%) HTML
1 3 (17.65%) jQuery
1 3 (17.65%) JSON
1 3 (17.65%) SOAP
1 3 (17.65%) Web Services
1 3 (17.65%) XML
2 2 (11.76%) Ajax
2 2 (11.76%) JMS
2 2 (11.76%) REST
2 2 (11.76%) Spring
2 2 (11.76%) Struts
3 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
3 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (5.88%) HTML5
3 1 (5.88%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (5.88%) Clustering
3 1 (5.88%) Fat Client
3 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.88%) N-Tier
3 1 (5.88%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Unix
2 3 (17.65%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
3 2 (11.76%) Solaris
4 1 (5.88%) Linux
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (35.29%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (17.65%) Data Protection
4 2 (11.76%) Component Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Content Management
4 2 (11.76%) Migration
4 2 (11.76%) Quality Management
4 2 (11.76%) SOA
4 2 (11.76%) Web Development
5 1 (5.88%) Change Control
5 1 (5.88%) Demand Management
5 1 (5.88%) Earned Value Management
5 1 (5.88%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (5.88%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (5.88%) Project Management
5 1 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (5.88%) SDLC
5 1 (5.88%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Test Strategy
5 1 (5.88%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) SQL
2 8 (47.06%) PL/SQL
3 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
4 2 (11.76%) C#
4 2 (11.76%) Java
5 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
5 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) Security Cleared
2 6 (35.29%) SC Cleared
3 2 (11.76%) DV Cleared
4 1 (5.88%) Degree
4 1 (5.88%) ISEB
4 1 (5.88%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) Basel II
1 3 (17.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (11.76%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (5.88%) NetBackup
1 1 (5.88%) Netcool
1 1 (5.88%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 1 (5.88%) Unicenter
1 1 (5.88%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) IBM
1 2 (11.76%) SAP
1 2 (11.76%) Teradata
2 1 (5.88%) Citrix
2 1 (5.88%) EMC
2 1 (5.88%) HP
2 1 (5.88%) Meridio
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Veritas
2 1 (5.88%) VMware