Period
to 20 April 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 20 April 2019 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 > Kent
6 months to
20 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 41 32 9
Rank change year-on-year -9 -23 +10
Contract jobs citing Oracle 11 27 88
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 2.42% 5.67% 15.30%
As % of the Vendors category 5.79% 11.39% 31.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 18 56
Kent median daily rate £531 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +51.79% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £447 £346 £313
90th Percentile £561 £479 £563
South East median daily rate £482 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +7.11% +2.86% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £46.57 £27.50 £17.75
% change year-on-year +69.32% +54.94% -53.29%

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 Kent.

All Vendors
Kent
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 190 237 278
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 41.76% 49.79% 48.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 143 199
Kent median daily rate £425 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £163 £139 £200
90th Percentile £575 £598 £538
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 10
Kent median hourly rate £15.19 £12.00 £22.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.58% -46.71% +96.51%
South East median hourly rate £16.75 £17.25 £15.50
% change year-on-year -2.90% +11.29% -11.43%

Oracle
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle in Kent

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle in Kent

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle in Kent over the 6 months to 20 April 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle in Kent

Oracle
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle in Kent

Oracle
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle within the Kent region over the 6 months to 20 April 2019. 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
Canterbury - 1 £475 -
Tonbridge - 1 £525 - 1
Oracle
South East

For the 6 months to 20 April 2019, 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 Kent region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 7 (63.64%) Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) Oracle BI EE
1 7 (63.64%) Tableau
1 7 (63.64%) Big Data
1 7 (63.64%) Power BI
2 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 6 (54.55%) Java
2 6 (54.55%) SQL
3 5 (45.45%) Python
3 5 (45.45%) Linux
3 5 (45.45%) Use Case
3 5 (45.45%) Data Visualisation
3 5 (45.45%) MapReduce
3 5 (45.45%) Apache Solr
3 5 (45.45%) Scala
3 5 (45.45%) Hadoop
3 5 (45.45%) Visualisation
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (45.45%) Apache Hive
3 5 (45.45%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (45.45%) Data Strategy
3 5 (45.45%) Qlik Sense
3 5 (45.45%) Data Engineering
3 5 (45.45%) HDFS
3 5 (45.45%) DevOps
3 5 (45.45%) Impala
3 5 (45.45%) Apache Spark
3 5 (45.45%) Hadoop YARN
3 5 (45.45%) Oracle GoldenGate

Oracle
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 5 (45.45%) Apache Solr
1 5 (45.45%) Apache Spark
2 1 (9.09%) CMS
2 1 (9.09%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) Big Data
1 7 (63.64%) Oracle BI EE
1 7 (63.64%) Power BI
2 5 (45.45%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (45.45%) Apache Hive
2 5 (45.45%) Hadoop
2 5 (45.45%) HBase
2 5 (45.45%) Impala
2 5 (45.45%) Qlik Sense
2 5 (45.45%) Spark SQL
2 5 (45.45%) Sqoop
3 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database
4 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle Exadata
5 2 (18.18%) RDBMS
5 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
6 1 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Forms
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Big Data Consultant
1 5 (45.45%) Consultant
1 5 (45.45%) Data Consultant
1 5 (45.45%) Technical Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) Database Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) DBA
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Forms Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Reports Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Report Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) Kafka
1 5 (45.45%) MLlib
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (9.09%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (9.09%) CSS
2 1 (9.09%) HTML
2 1 (9.09%) JPA
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (9.09%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Unix
2 2 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (45.45%) Analytics
2 5 (45.45%) Data Engineering
2 5 (45.45%) Data Strategy
2 5 (45.45%) Data Visualisation
2 5 (45.45%) DevOps
2 5 (45.45%) MapReduce
2 5 (45.45%) Use Case
2 5 (45.45%) Visualisation
3 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Break/Fix
4 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (18.18%) Process Improvement
4 2 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) API Development
5 1 (9.09%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 1 (9.09%) Functional Testing
5 1 (9.09%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) Java
1 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) Go
2 5 (45.45%) Python
2 5 (45.45%) Scala
3 3 (27.27%) Shell Script
4 1 (9.09%) C#
4 1 (9.09%) Java 8
4 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Apache Flume
1 5 (45.45%) HDFS
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) Hadoop YARN
2 2 (18.18%) Data Guard
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Tableau
2 5 (45.45%) Cloudera
3 1 (9.09%) Google
3 1 (9.09%) Sitecore