Period
to 19 October 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 6 months to 19 October 2018 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 East > Hampshire
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 19 10
Rank change year-on-year +8 -9 -3
Contract jobs citing Oracle 375 266 485
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 10.17% 7.59% 12.57%
As % of the Vendors category 20.34% 14.18% 23.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 142 329
Hampshire median daily rate £450 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +9.38% -5.88%
10th Percentile £315 £313 £298
90th Percentile £575 £543 £488
South East median daily rate £450 £438 £420
% change year-on-year +2.86% +4.17% -1.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 6
Hampshire median hourly rate £27.00 £40.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.50% -11.11% +28.57%
10th Percentile £21.23 £30.64 £39.38
90th Percentile £57.68 £47.56 £57.50
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £35.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year -1.41% +184.00% -56.99%

Oracle is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Hampshire.

All Vendors
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,844 1,876 2,092
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 50.00% 53.55% 54.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,096 1,084 1,301
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.23%
10th Percentile £275 £220 £256
90th Percentile £575 £550 £545
South East median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 82 125
Hampshire median hourly rate £17.50 £23.14 £21.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.37% +5.81% +24.97%
10th Percentile £10.34 £10.58 £11.91
90th Percentile £54.09 £45.00 £55.50
South East median hourly rate £16.50 £17.38 £15.85
% change year-on-year -5.04% +9.62% -11.94%

Oracle
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

Job postings citing Oracle as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hampshire.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle in Hampshire

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle in Hampshire

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle in Hampshire over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle in Hampshire

Oracle
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle in Hampshire

Oracle
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle in Hampshire over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Oracle in Hampshire

Oracle
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 19 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Havant -1 42 £525 +31.25% 5
Portsmouth +9 38 £463 -7.50% 5
Southampton +5 34 £425 +3.03% 7
Gosport - 34 £460 - 1
Fareham +17 21 £500 +11.11% 2
Andover 0 21 £345 -15.85% 1
Basingstoke -12 19 £494 +21.54% 12
Hook -3 17 £350 -
Winchester -5 17 £430 +14.67% 4
Farnborough -7 12 £475 +15.85% 5
Fleet - 9 £400 -
Aldershot -2 3 £415 -
Oracle
South East

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 166 (44.27%) SQL
2 99 (26.40%) Oracle Database
3 95 (25.33%) Windows
4 94 (25.07%) Security Cleared
5 83 (22.13%) SC Cleared
5 83 (22.13%) Linux
6 75 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 68 (18.13%) SQL Server
8 66 (17.60%) Java
8 66 (17.60%) Oracle Reports
9 64 (17.07%) VMware
10 63 (16.80%) Agile Software Development
10 63 (16.80%) Microsoft Azure
11 62 (16.53%) Middleware
12 61 (16.27%) PL/SQL
13 60 (16.00%) .NET
14 57 (15.20%) Unix
14 57 (15.20%) Web Services
14 57 (15.20%) Citrix
15 56 (14.93%) Migration
16 54 (14.40%) Windows Server
17 53 (14.13%) AIX
18 52 (13.87%) VMware Infrastructure
19 45 (12.00%) HP
19 45 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
20 44 (11.73%) Oracle Database 11g
21 42 (11.20%) Red Hat
21 42 (11.20%) Oracle Database 12c
22 39 (10.40%) Test Automation
22 39 (10.40%) Hyper-V

Oracle
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 31 (8.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 21 (5.60%) Oracle Service Bus
3 16 (4.27%) OpenStack
3 16 (4.27%) WebLogic
3 16 (4.27%) WebSphere
4 13 (3.47%) Oracle Application Server
4 13 (3.47%) Tomcat
5 12 (3.20%) SharePoint
6 11 (2.93%) Apache
7 10 (2.67%) MS Exchange
8 9 (2.40%) JBoss
9 6 (1.60%) Apache ServiceMix
10 5 (1.33%) Elasticsearch
11 4 (1.07%) Apache Spark
11 4 (1.07%) IIS
12 3 (0.80%) BizTalk Server
12 3 (0.80%) GemFire
12 3 (0.80%) nginx
12 3 (0.80%) Oracle Self-Service HR
12 3 (0.80%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (2.40%) Microsoft Excel
1 9 (2.40%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.80%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 27 (7.20%) Oracle Applications
2 23 (6.13%) Oracle EBS
3 15 (4.00%) Oracle Utilities
4 13 (3.47%) Siebel CRM
5 11 (2.93%) Oracle EBS R12
6 7 (1.87%) Remedy ITSM
7 6 (1.60%) Eloqua
7 6 (1.60%) Remedy AR System
8 5 (1.33%) Oracle General Ledger
8 5 (1.33%) Oracle Payables
8 5 (1.33%) Oracle Receivables
9 4 (1.07%) Oracle Financials
10 3 (0.80%) NetSuite
10 3 (0.80%) Oracle BPM
10 3 (0.80%) Oracle Payroll
10 3 (0.80%) SAP ERP
11 2 (0.53%) Infor SunSystems
11 2 (0.53%) Oracle Assets
11 2 (0.53%) Payment Gateway
11 2 (0.53%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 63 (16.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 34 (9.07%) Amazon AWS
3 23 (6.13%) SaaS
4 15 (4.00%) PaaS
5 14 (3.73%) IaaS
6 13 (3.47%) Boomi
7 5 (1.33%) Azure Machine Learning
7 5 (1.33%) BlueKai
7 5 (1.33%) Data Lake Analytics
8 4 (1.07%) npm
9 3 (0.80%) GitHub
9 3 (0.80%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.27%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.27%) Amazon EMR
10 1 (0.27%) Amazon Kinesis
10 1 (0.27%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.27%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.27%) Azure Data Factory
10 1 (0.27%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 35 (9.33%) SAN
2 23 (6.13%) Firewall
3 14 (3.73%) DNS
3 14 (3.73%) NetScaler
4 13 (3.47%) LAN
5 9 (2.40%) TCP/IP
6 8 (2.13%) HTTP
6 8 (2.13%) PuTTY
7 7 (1.87%) WAN
7 7 (1.87%) WinSCP
8 6 (1.60%) NAS
9 5 (1.33%) Internet
9 5 (1.33%) SSL
10 4 (1.07%) HTTPS
10 4 (1.07%) Intranet
10 4 (1.07%) VPN
11 3 (0.80%) DHCP
11 3 (0.80%) DMZ
11 3 (0.80%) VLAN
12 2 (0.53%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (26.40%) Oracle Database
2 68 (18.13%) SQL Server
3 66 (17.60%) Oracle Reports
4 44 (11.73%) Oracle Database 11g
5 42 (11.20%) Oracle Database 12c
6 27 (7.20%) Oracle BI EE
7 25 (6.67%) MySQL
7 25 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
8 24 (6.40%) Oracle ODI
8 24 (6.40%) SQL Server 2012
9 19 (5.07%) NoSQL
9 19 (5.07%) PostgreSQL
10 16 (4.27%) SQL Server 2016
11 15 (4.00%) SQLPlus
12 13 (3.47%) SQL Server 2008
13 9 (2.40%) MongoDB
13 9 (2.40%) RDBMS
13 9 (2.40%) Relational Database
14 8 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
15 7 (1.87%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 31 (8.27%) Oracle APEX
2 23 (6.13%) Oracle Forms
3 18 (4.80%) Selenium
4 17 (4.53%) Jenkins
5 15 (4.00%) HP UFT
5 15 (4.00%) SoapUI
6 14 (3.73%) Eclipse
7 12 (3.20%) Ant
7 12 (3.20%) MSTest
7 12 (3.20%) NUnit
7 12 (3.20%) SpecFlow
8 10 (2.67%) Git (software)
8 10 (2.67%) JIRA
8 10 (2.67%) LoadRunner
8 10 (2.67%) TestNG
9 9 (2.40%) Toad
9 9 (2.40%) Visual Studio Team System
10 6 (1.60%) JUnit
10 6 (1.60%) Subversion
10 6 (1.60%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 37 (9.87%) Finance
2 11 (2.93%) Retail
3 9 (2.40%) Telecoms
4 6 (1.60%) Manufacturing
4 6 (1.60%) Military
5 4 (1.07%) Back Office
5 4 (1.07%) Marketing
6 2 (0.53%) Aerospace
6 2 (0.53%) Automotive
6 2 (0.53%) Electronics
6 2 (0.53%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.27%) Billing
7 1 (0.27%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 74 (19.73%) Developer
2 60 (16.00%) Architect
3 43 (11.47%) Analyst
4 39 (10.40%) Project Manager
5 37 (9.87%) DBA
6 35 (9.33%) Infrastructure Architect
6 35 (9.33%) Oracle DBA
7 24 (6.40%) Java Developer
8 19 (5.07%) Test Analyst
9 16 (4.27%) SQL Developer
9 16 (4.27%) Tester
10 15 (4.00%) Oracle Developer
11 14 (3.73%) Oracle Applications DBA
11 14 (3.73%) Test Engineer
12 12 (3.20%) Applications Developer
12 12 (3.20%) Oracle Project Manager
13 11 (2.93%) Software Engineer
14 10 (2.67%) Automation Tester
14 10 (2.67%) Business Analyst
14 10 (2.67%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (16.53%) Middleware
2 60 (16.00%) .NET
3 57 (15.20%) Web Services
4 31 (8.27%) Oracle Fusion
5 27 (7.20%) HTML
6 23 (6.13%) CSS
7 22 (5.87%) XML
8 20 (5.33%) RESTful
9 18 (4.80%) SOAP
10 13 (3.47%) Spring
11 12 (3.20%) Oracle GoldenGate
11 12 (3.20%) XSLT
12 10 (2.67%) ASP.NET
13 9 (2.40%) .NET Framework
13 9 (2.40%) Node.js
13 9 (2.40%) XSL
14 8 (2.13%) React
15 7 (1.87%) LDAP
16 6 (1.60%) Apache Camel
16 6 (1.60%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 45 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (5.60%) Clustering
3 18 (4.80%) Self-Motivation
4 11 (2.93%) PKI
5 10 (2.67%) Cloud Native
6 9 (2.40%) Management Information System
7 8 (2.13%) Computer Science
8 7 (1.87%) Smart Meter
8 7 (1.87%) Virtual Team
9 6 (1.60%) Taxonomies
10 5 (1.33%) Driving Licence
11 4 (1.07%) Data Centre
11 4 (1.07%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (1.07%) Greenfield Project
11 4 (1.07%) Video on Demand
12 3 (0.80%) Public Cloud
12 3 (0.80%) Replication
13 2 (0.53%) Client/Server
13 2 (0.53%) CMDB
13 2 (0.53%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 95 (25.33%) Windows
2 83 (22.13%) Linux
3 57 (15.20%) Unix
4 54 (14.40%) Windows Server
5 53 (14.13%) AIX
6 32 (8.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 29 (7.73%) Windows Server 2012
8 17 (4.53%) Windows 10
9 16 (4.27%) Windows Server 2008
10 15 (4.00%) Windows XP
11 14 (3.73%) Windows 7
12 6 (1.60%) Oracle Linux
12 6 (1.60%) Windows Server 2003
13 5 (1.33%) CentOS
13 5 (1.33%) Solaris
14 3 (0.80%) HPUX
15 2 (0.53%) Windows Vista
16 1 (0.27%) OpenVMS
16 1 (0.27%) SUSE
16 1 (0.27%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (16.80%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (14.93%) Migration
3 39 (10.40%) Test Automation
4 37 (9.87%) Network Design
5 34 (9.07%) CRM
6 33 (8.80%) Project Management
7 32 (8.53%) Stakeholder Management
8 31 (8.27%) SOA
9 30 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
10 28 (7.47%) DevOps
11 26 (6.93%) Test Scripting
12 25 (6.67%) Problem-Solving
13 24 (6.40%) PRINCE2
13 24 (6.40%) TDD
14 23 (6.13%) System Integration Testing
15 22 (5.87%) ITIL
16 21 (5.60%) Business Intelligence
17 18 (4.80%) Performance Tuning
18 17 (4.53%) Configuration Management
18 17 (4.53%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 166 (44.27%) SQL
2 66 (17.60%) Java
3 61 (16.27%) PL/SQL
4 36 (9.60%) JavaScript
5 24 (6.40%) C#
6 17 (4.53%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 14 (3.73%) Python
8 12 (3.20%) F#
9 10 (2.67%) VB
10 8 (2.13%) Bash Shell
10 8 (2.13%) Ruby
11 7 (1.87%) Perl
11 7 (1.87%) PHP
11 7 (1.87%) PowerShell
11 7 (1.87%) VBA
12 6 (1.60%) T-SQL
12 6 (1.60%) VB.NET
13 5 (1.33%) C
14 4 (1.07%) ABAP
14 4 (1.07%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 94 (25.07%) Security Cleared
2 83 (22.13%) SC Cleared
3 31 (8.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 30 (8.00%) ISEB
5 23 (6.13%) ISTQB
6 17 (4.53%) Degree
7 10 (2.67%) DV Cleared
8 9 (2.40%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 9 (2.40%) Oracle Certification
9 8 (2.13%) ISEB Practitioner
9 8 (2.13%) OCP
10 6 (1.60%) PMP
11 5 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 4 (1.07%) PMI Certification
13 3 (0.80%) DBS Check
14 2 (0.53%) BPSS Clearance
15 1 (0.27%) CCIE
15 1 (0.27%) Cisco Certification
15 1 (0.27%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.00%) QA
2 11 (2.93%) GDPR
3 7 (1.87%) PMO
3 7 (1.87%) SLA
4 5 (1.33%) PCI DSS
5 4 (1.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.80%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.27%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.27%) JSP 440
7 1 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 52 (13.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 39 (10.40%) Hyper-V
3 33 (8.80%) XenApp
4 32 (8.53%) Microsoft App-V
5 27 (7.20%) Active Directory
6 23 (6.13%) Oracle RAC
7 14 (3.73%) XenDesktop
8 13 (3.47%) vSphere
9 9 (2.40%) Docker
10 5 (1.33%) VMware ESXi
11 4 (1.07%) KVM
11 4 (1.07%) Virtual Servers
11 4 (1.07%) Xen
12 3 (0.80%) HDFS
13 1 (0.27%) BitLocker
13 1 (0.27%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 1 (0.27%) Terminal Services
13 1 (0.27%) Virtual Machines
13 1 (0.27%) VirtualBox
13 1 (0.27%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 27 (7.20%) Data Guard
2 23 (6.13%) Opscode Chef
3 21 (5.60%) Puppet
4 20 (5.33%) Ansible
5 16 (4.27%) HP ALM
6 13 (3.47%) SCCM
7 11 (2.93%) Oracle RMAN
8 9 (2.40%) SCOM
9 7 (1.87%) Foglight
9 7 (1.87%) Kibana
9 7 (1.87%) Kubernetes
10 6 (1.60%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 4 (1.07%) AirWatch
11 4 (1.07%) Consul
11 4 (1.07%) Grafana
11 4 (1.07%) logstash
11 4 (1.07%) Prometheus
11 4 (1.07%) Uchiwa
12 3 (0.80%) Single Sign-On
12 3 (0.80%) Terraform
Vendors
1 75 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 64 (17.07%) VMware
3 57 (15.20%) Citrix
4 45 (12.00%) HP
5 42 (11.20%) Red Hat
6 28 (7.47%) IBM
7 23 (6.13%) SAP
8 17 (4.53%) Software AG
9 16 (4.27%) Remedy
9 16 (4.27%) webMethods
10 14 (3.73%) 3PAR
10 14 (3.73%) Dell
10 14 (3.73%) Siebel
11 9 (2.40%) Imperva
11 9 (2.40%) Northgate
12 7 (1.87%) BMC
12 7 (1.87%) Cisco
12 7 (1.87%) Informatica
13 5 (1.33%) Splunk
13 5 (1.33%) Tableau