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 30 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.

Oracle
Gloucestershire / Gloucester
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 20 9
Rank change year-on-year +11 -11  
Contract jobs citing Oracle 13 2 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucester 11.93% 1.79% 11.63%
As % of the Vendors category 26.53% 3.64% 28.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 12
Median daily rate £425 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.52% +5.55%  
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 Gloucester.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Gloucester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 49 55 53
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucester 44.95% 49.11% 41.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 24 40
Median daily rate £215 £357 £411
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -39.77% -13.19%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £112 £125 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £437 £450 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 4
Median hourly rate - £12.00 £12.27
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -2.20%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.75 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.00% +10.29%  

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle in Gloucester over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 30 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 Gloucester region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 19 (70.37%) SQL
2 14 (51.85%) Security Cleared
3 13 (48.15%) PL/SQL
4 12 (44.44%) SQL Server
5 11 (40.74%) Unix
5 11 (40.74%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (40.74%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (29.63%) Banking
7 8 (29.63%) WebLogic
7 8 (29.63%) SC Cleared
8 7 (25.93%) Oracle Database
8 7 (25.93%) Java
8 7 (25.93%) Finance
8 7 (25.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 7 (25.93%) Basel II
9 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (22.22%) Data Protection
10 5 (18.52%) DV Cleared
10 5 (18.52%) Spring
10 5 (18.52%) MySQL
10 5 (18.52%) .NET
10 5 (18.52%) Web Services
10 5 (18.52%) Shell Script
11 4 (14.81%) BusinessObjects
11 4 (14.81%) XML
11 4 (14.81%) SOAP
11 4 (14.81%) SAS
11 4 (14.81%) WebSphere

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 8 (29.63%) WebLogic
2 4 (14.81%) SAS
2 4 (14.81%) WebSphere
3 3 (11.11%) JBoss
3 3 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (11.11%) Tomcat
4 2 (7.41%) Apache
4 2 (7.41%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (3.70%) Anypoint
5 1 (3.70%) Captiva
5 1 (3.70%) Documentum
5 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (3.70%) GlassFish
5 1 (3.70%) Live Communications Server
5 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
5 1 (3.70%) Mule
5 1 (3.70%) Mule ESB
5 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.70%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (3.70%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) MS Office
2 1 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (3.70%) Primavera
2 1 (3.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) DHCP
1 1 (3.70%) DNS
1 1 (3.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 11 (40.74%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (25.93%) Oracle Database
4 5 (18.52%) MySQL
5 4 (14.81%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (11.11%) Relational Database
7 2 (7.41%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 2 (7.41%) BusinessObjects XI
7 2 (7.41%) DB2
7 2 (7.41%) MS Access
8 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
8 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (3.70%) Oracle Exadata
8 1 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (7.41%) Bitbucket
2 2 (7.41%) Jenkins
2 2 (7.41%) Subversion
2 2 (7.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (3.70%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.70%) JIRA
3 1 (3.70%) JUnit
3 1 (3.70%) Maven
3 1 (3.70%) SoapUI
General
1 8 (29.63%) Banking
2 7 (25.93%) Finance
3 2 (7.41%) Retail
4 1 (3.70%) Electronics
4 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.70%) Marketing
4 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Developer
2 5 (18.52%) Consultant
3 4 (14.81%) Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Java Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Business Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Business Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Database Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) DBA
5 2 (7.41%) Oracle BI Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Oracle Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared DBA
5 2 (7.41%) SQL Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Test Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Test Leader
6 1 (3.70%) Administrator
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) .NET
1 5 (18.52%) Spring
1 5 (18.52%) Web Services
2 4 (14.81%) JSON
2 4 (14.81%) SOAP
2 4 (14.81%) XML
3 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET
3 3 (11.11%) CSS
3 3 (11.11%) Hibernate
3 3 (11.11%) HTML
3 3 (11.11%) J2EE
3 3 (11.11%) jQuery
3 3 (11.11%) REST
4 2 (7.41%) Ajax
4 2 (7.41%) JMS
4 2 (7.41%) JPA
4 2 (7.41%) Struts
5 1 (3.70%) .NET Framework
5 1 (3.70%) XSD
5 1 (3.70%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (14.81%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (3.70%) Clustering
3 1 (3.70%) Fat Client
3 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.70%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.70%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 11 (40.74%) Unix
2 3 (11.11%) Linux
2 3 (11.11%) Windows
2 3 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 2 (7.41%) AIX
3 2 (7.41%) Solaris
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (22.22%) Data Protection
4 4 (14.81%) DevOps
5 3 (11.11%) Dimensional Modelling
5 3 (11.11%) Kimball Methodology
5 3 (11.11%) Migration
5 3 (11.11%) Quality Management
5 3 (11.11%) SOA
6 2 (7.41%) Configuration Management
6 2 (7.41%) Content Management
6 2 (7.41%) RAD
6 2 (7.41%) SDLC
6 2 (7.41%) Test Management
6 2 (7.41%) Test Strategy
6 2 (7.41%) Web Development
7 1 (3.70%) API Design
7 1 (3.70%) Demand Management
7 1 (3.70%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 19 (70.37%) SQL
2 13 (48.15%) PL/SQL
3 7 (25.93%) Java
4 5 (18.52%) Shell Script
5 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
6 2 (7.41%) C#
6 2 (7.41%) VB.NET
7 1 (3.70%) Groovy
7 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.70%) XPath
Qualifications
1 14 (51.85%) Security Cleared
2 8 (29.63%) SC Cleared
3 5 (18.52%) DV Cleared
4 3 (11.11%) ISEB
4 3 (11.11%) ISTQB
5 2 (7.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.93%) Basel II
1 7 (25.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (11.11%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Docker
2 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) CloudHub
1 1 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (3.70%) NetBackup
1 1 (3.70%) Netcool
1 1 (3.70%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 1 (3.70%) Unicenter
1 1 (3.70%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) IBM
1 3 (11.11%) Teradata
2 1 (3.70%) Citrix
2 1 (3.70%) EMC
2 1 (3.70%) HP
2 1 (3.70%) Meridio
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) SAP
2 1 (3.70%) Veritas
2 1 (3.70%) VMware