Period
to 20 April 2018

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 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 > Kent
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 9 19
Rank change year-on-year -23 +10 +3
Contract jobs citing Oracle 27 88 65
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 5.67% 15.30% 9.04%
As % of the Vendors category 11.11% 31.65% 22.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 56 51
Kent median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% +1.45%
10th Percentile £346 £313 £225
90th Percentile £479 £563 £434
South East median daily rate £450 £438 £420
% change year-on-year +2.86% +4.17% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £27.50 £17.75 £38.00
% change year-on-year +54.94% -53.29% +117.14%

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 243 278 290
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 51.05% 48.35% 40.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 199 219
Kent median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% - -
10th Percentile £138 £200 £198
90th Percentile £590 £538 £475
South East median daily rate £425 £412 £400
% change year-on-year +3.28% +2.88% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 3
Kent median hourly rate £12.00 £22.52 £11.46
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -46.71% +96.51% -22.75%
10th Percentile £9.06 £10.06 £9.89
90th Percentile £33.47 £28.65 £27.09
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +12.90% -11.43% +4.67%

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 2018.

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 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
Dartford 0 4 £450 +50.00%
Tunbridge Wells -3 3 £350 +3.70% 1
Maidstone -14 2 - -
Dover - 2 £350 -
Folkestone - 2 £333 -
West Malling +1 1 - -
Sittingbourne +1 1 £575 -
Oracle
South East

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

1 22 (81.48%) .NET
2 21 (77.78%) C#
3 19 (70.37%) MVC
4 18 (66.67%) SQL Server
5 15 (55.56%) Microsoft
5 15 (55.56%) Web Development
6 14 (51.85%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (51.85%) ASP.NET
6 14 (51.85%) HTML
6 14 (51.85%) JavaScript
6 14 (51.85%) ASP.NET Web API
7 12 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
7 12 (44.44%) SQL
8 11 (40.74%) CSS
8 11 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (37.04%) TDD
9 10 (37.04%) Scrum
9 10 (37.04%) Refactoring
9 10 (37.04%) N-Tier
9 10 (37.04%) Web Services
9 10 (37.04%) ADO.NET
10 8 (29.63%) WCF
11 6 (22.22%) Entity Framework
11 6 (22.22%) AngularJS
11 6 (22.22%) .NET Framework
12 4 (14.81%) Prototyping
12 4 (14.81%) Caliburn.Micro
12 4 (14.81%) MSBuild
12 4 (14.81%) Team Foundation Server
12 4 (14.81%) MVVM

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 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) SAP Hybris
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.11%) QlikView
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.70%) MySQL
4 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Moq
1 4 (14.81%) MSBuild
1 4 (14.81%) NUnit
1 4 (14.81%) ReSharper
1 4 (14.81%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (11.11%) Hudson
Job Titles
1 26 (96.30%) Developer
2 21 (77.78%) .NET Developer
3 12 (44.44%) Full Stack Developer
4 11 (40.74%) .NET Web Developer
4 11 (40.74%) Full Stack Web Developer
4 11 (40.74%) Web Developer
5 8 (29.63%) JavaScript Developer
6 7 (25.93%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (25.93%) C# Developer
7 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 5 (18.52%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 5 (18.52%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 4 (14.81%) C# WCF Developer
8 4 (14.81%) C# WPF Developer
8 4 (14.81%) Oracle Developer
8 4 (14.81%) SQL Developer
8 4 (14.81%) WCF Developer
8 4 (14.81%) WinForms Developer
8 4 (14.81%) WPF Developer
9 2 (7.41%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (81.48%) .NET
2 14 (51.85%) ASP.NET
2 14 (51.85%) ASP.NET Web API
2 14 (51.85%) HTML
3 12 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
4 11 (40.74%) CSS
5 10 (37.04%) ADO.NET
5 10 (37.04%) Web Services
6 8 (29.63%) WCF
7 6 (22.22%) .NET Framework
7 6 (22.22%) AngularJS
7 6 (22.22%) Entity Framework
8 4 (14.81%) Caliburn.Micro
8 4 (14.81%) LINQ
8 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
8 4 (14.81%) WinForms
8 4 (14.81%) WPF
9 3 (11.11%) HTML5
9 3 (11.11%) HTML5 Canvas
10 1 (3.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (37.04%) N-Tier
2 4 (14.81%) Client/Server
3 3 (11.11%) Animation
3 3 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (11.11%) iPad
3 3 (11.11%) iPhone
4 1 (3.70%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Android
2 1 (3.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (70.37%) MVC
2 15 (55.56%) Web Development
3 14 (51.85%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (37.04%) Refactoring
5 10 (37.04%) Scrum
5 10 (37.04%) TDD
6 4 (14.81%) MVVM
6 4 (14.81%) Prototyping
6 4 (14.81%) Unit Testing
7 3 (11.11%) 3D Animation
7 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (7.41%) API Development
8 2 (7.41%) B2B
8 2 (7.41%) Change Control
9 1 (3.70%) EAI
9 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
9 1 (3.70%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 21 (77.78%) C#
2 14 (51.85%) JavaScript
3 12 (44.44%) SQL
4 4 (14.81%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.70%) C
5 1 (3.70%) Java
5 1 (3.70%) PHP
5 1 (3.70%) Python
5 1 (3.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
Vendors
1 15 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.11%) Cognos
3 1 (3.70%) ATG
3 1 (3.70%) hybris
3 1 (3.70%) IBM
3 1 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.70%) SAP
3 1 (3.70%) Twitter
3 1 (3.70%) webMethods