The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 24 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 / Gloucestershire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 7 9
Rank change year-on-year -27 +2  
Contract jobs citing Oracle 11 70 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 3.42% 14.61% 11.61%
As % of the Vendors category 8.03% 29.66% 31.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 38 33
Median daily rate £425 £430 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.16% +5.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £600 £520
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 £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 Gloucestershire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 137 236 164
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 42.55% 49.27% 36.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 128 111
Median daily rate £333 £375 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.33% -9.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £300 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £600 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 10
Median hourly rate £45.00 £25.00 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +80.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.25 £12.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.47
% change year-on-year -14.63% +11.02%  

Oracle
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle in Gloucestershire

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle in Gloucestershire over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle in Gloucestershire

Oracle
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle in Gloucestershire

Oracle
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 24 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
Gloucester -11 3 - - 6
Oracle
South West

For the 6 months to 24 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 37 (78.72%) Security Cleared
2 25 (53.19%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (48.94%) DV Cleared
4 20 (42.55%) SQL
5 18 (38.30%) SQL Server
6 15 (31.91%) PL/SQL
7 14 (29.79%) Windows
7 14 (29.79%) Scrum
8 13 (27.66%) Java
8 13 (27.66%) SC Cleared
9 12 (25.53%) SDLC
9 12 (25.53%) C
9 12 (25.53%) Web Services
9 12 (25.53%) XML
9 12 (25.53%) Stakeholder Management
10 11 (23.40%) Software Engineering
10 11 (23.40%) Software Testing
11 10 (21.28%) Linux
11 10 (21.28%) JBoss
12 9 (19.15%) Python
12 9 (19.15%) XSLT
12 9 (19.15%) EJB
12 9 (19.15%) CSS
12 9 (19.15%) HTML
12 9 (19.15%) Perl
12 9 (19.15%) REST
13 8 (17.02%) Oracle Database
13 8 (17.02%) Unix
13 8 (17.02%) Data Warehouse
13 8 (17.02%) Business Intelligence

Oracle
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 10 (21.28%) JBoss
2 3 (6.38%) Apache Qpid
2 3 (6.38%) Confluence
2 3 (6.38%) IIS
2 3 (6.38%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.38%) SharePoint Server
2 3 (6.38%) Tomcat
2 3 (6.38%) WebLogic
2 3 (6.38%) WebSphere
3 2 (4.26%) Apache
3 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.26%) Live Communications Server
3 2 (4.26%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (4.26%) SAS
4 1 (2.13%) Captiva
4 1 (2.13%) Documentum
4 1 (2.13%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (8.51%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.13%) Primavera
2 1 (2.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.51%) AMQP
2 3 (6.38%) VoIP
2 3 (6.38%) Wireshark
3 2 (4.26%) DHCP
3 2 (4.26%) DNS
3 2 (4.26%) SAN
4 1 (2.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (38.30%) SQL Server
2 8 (17.02%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (17.02%) Oracle Database
3 3 (6.38%) Hadoop
3 3 (6.38%) MS Access
3 3 (6.38%) MySQL
3 3 (6.38%) NoSQL
3 3 (6.38%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.26%) Big Data
4 2 (4.26%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (4.26%) dBASE
4 2 (4.26%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.26%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (4.26%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (4.26%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (2.13%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (14.89%) JUnit
2 5 (10.64%) Jenkins
3 4 (8.51%) Cucumber
3 4 (8.51%) JIRA
3 4 (8.51%) Selenium
4 3 (6.38%) Bitbucket
4 3 (6.38%) CMake
4 3 (6.38%) Git (software)
4 3 (6.38%) GoogleTest
4 3 (6.38%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (4.26%) Ant
5 2 (4.26%) Eclipse
5 2 (4.26%) Gradle
5 2 (4.26%) Hudson
5 2 (4.26%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (2.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (2.13%) Valgrind
General
1 5 (10.64%) Banking
1 5 (10.64%) Finance
2 2 (4.26%) Retail
3 1 (2.13%) Electronics
3 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.13%) Marketing
3 1 (2.13%) Military
3 1 (2.13%) Retail Banking
3 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (42.55%) Developer
2 11 (23.40%) Analyst
3 10 (21.28%) Java Developer
4 7 (14.89%) Business Analyst
5 6 (12.77%) Oracle Developer
6 4 (8.51%) Applications Developer
6 4 (8.51%) Consultant
6 4 (8.51%) Integration Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) Support Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) Test and Integration Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) Test Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Oracle Applications Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Test Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) Administrator
8 2 (4.26%) Applications Support
8 2 (4.26%) Deployment Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (4.26%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Systems Support
8 2 (4.26%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (25.53%) Web Services
1 12 (25.53%) XML
2 9 (19.15%) CSS
2 9 (19.15%) EJB
2 9 (19.15%) HTML
2 9 (19.15%) REST
2 9 (19.15%) XSLT
3 7 (14.89%) EJB 3.0
3 7 (14.89%) Hibernate
3 7 (14.89%) J2EE
3 7 (14.89%) JAXB
3 7 (14.89%) JPA
3 7 (14.89%) JSF
3 7 (14.89%) PrimeFaces
3 7 (14.89%) XSD
4 6 (12.77%) .NET
5 5 (10.64%) JMS
6 4 (8.51%) jQuery
7 3 (6.38%) JSON
7 3 (6.38%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.38%) Clustering
2 3 (6.38%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (6.38%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.26%) Fat Client
3 2 (4.26%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.13%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 14 (29.79%) Windows
2 10 (21.28%) Linux
3 8 (17.02%) Unix
4 5 (10.64%) Windows Server
5 3 (6.38%) Solaris
5 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (4.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (4.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (53.19%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (29.79%) Scrum
3 12 (25.53%) SDLC
3 12 (25.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (23.40%) Software Engineering
4 11 (23.40%) Software Testing
5 8 (17.02%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (17.02%) Workflow
6 7 (14.89%) Requirements Analysis
6 7 (14.89%) Test Automation
7 6 (12.77%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (10.64%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (10.64%) System Integration Testing
8 5 (10.64%) System Testing
8 5 (10.64%) Translating Business Requirements
9 4 (8.51%) Change Control
9 4 (8.51%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (8.51%) Defect Tracking
9 4 (8.51%) DevOps
9 4 (8.51%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 20 (42.55%) SQL
2 15 (31.91%) PL/SQL
3 13 (27.66%) Java
4 12 (25.53%) C
5 9 (19.15%) Perl
5 9 (19.15%) Python
6 7 (14.89%) JavaScript
7 5 (10.64%) C#
8 3 (6.38%) Bash Shell
8 3 (6.38%) Ruby
9 2 (4.26%) T-SQL
9 2 (4.26%) VB.NET
10 1 (2.13%) C++
10 1 (2.13%) PowerShell
10 1 (2.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 37 (78.72%) Security Cleared
2 23 (48.94%) DV Cleared
3 13 (27.66%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.13%) BC Cleared
4 1 (2.13%) Degree
4 1 (2.13%) ISEB
4 1 (2.13%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.13%) MCPD
4 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) Basel II
1 3 (6.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (4.26%) ISO 9000
3 1 (2.13%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (6.38%) Docker
2 2 (4.26%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.13%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Clustering
1 2 (4.26%) NetBackup
1 2 (4.26%) Netcool
1 2 (4.26%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 2 (4.26%) Unicenter
1 2 (4.26%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 1 (2.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (6.38%) Google
1 3 (6.38%) VMware
2 2 (4.26%) Citrix
2 2 (4.26%) EMC
2 2 (4.26%) HP
2 2 (4.26%) IBM
2 2 (4.26%) Meridio
2 2 (4.26%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.26%) Red Hat
2 2 (4.26%) SAP
2 2 (4.26%) Teradata
2 2 (4.26%) Veritas
3 1 (2.13%) Atlassian