The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 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 22 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle
South East / Middlesex
Rank 6 14 14
Rank change year-on-year +8 0  
Contract jobs citing Oracle 14 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 10.77% 5.13% 5.59%
As % of the Vendors category 19.18% 10.00% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 5
Median daily rate £450 £400 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +15.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £603 £508 £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £42.25 £38.75
% change year-on-year -7.69% +9.03%  

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 Middlesex.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Middlesex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 73 80 72
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 56.15% 51.28% 44.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 56 40
Median daily rate £376 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.12% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £526 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Median hourly rate - £13.75 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -38.88%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £17.11
% change year-on-year -17.50% +16.89%  

Oracle
Job Vacancy Trend in Middlesex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Middlesex 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 Middlesex

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle in Middlesex

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle in Middlesex over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle in Middlesex

Oracle
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle in Middlesex

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 22 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 17 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (46.88%) Java
3 13 (40.63%) SQL Server
4 12 (37.50%) Finance
4 12 (37.50%) Web Services
4 12 (37.50%) Spring
4 12 (37.50%) Security Cleared
5 11 (34.38%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (34.38%) Mule
5 11 (34.38%) Java EE
5 11 (34.38%) Mule ESB
5 11 (34.38%) HTML
5 11 (34.38%) MySQL
5 11 (34.38%) CSS
5 11 (34.38%) JavaScript
5 11 (34.38%) MVC
6 9 (28.13%) Legal
7 7 (21.88%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (15.63%) SAP
9 4 (12.50%) ETL
9 4 (12.50%) Hadoop
9 4 (12.50%) Big Data
9 4 (12.50%) Performance Testing
10 3 (9.38%) Data Protection
10 3 (9.38%) Reference Data
10 3 (9.38%) HBase
10 3 (9.38%) Master Data Management
10 3 (9.38%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (9.38%) Oracle Database
10 3 (9.38%) Mentoring

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex 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 11 (34.38%) Mule
1 11 (34.38%) Mule ESB
2 3 (9.38%) JBoss
3 1 (3.13%) Apache Spark
3 1 (3.13%) IIS
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (3.13%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Maximo
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (3.13%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.13%) SaaS
2 1 (3.13%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) Internet
1 1 (3.13%) Intranet
1 1 (3.13%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (40.63%) SQL Server
2 11 (34.38%) MySQL
3 4 (12.50%) Big Data
3 4 (12.50%) Hadoop
4 3 (9.38%) HBase
4 3 (9.38%) Oracle Database
5 2 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (6.25%) SAP HANA
6 1 (3.13%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (3.13%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (3.13%) Power BI
6 1 (3.13%) QlikView
6 1 (3.13%) SAP Data Services
6 1 (3.13%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Artifactory
1 1 (3.13%) Fiddler
1 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.13%) Maven
General
1 12 (37.50%) Finance
2 9 (28.13%) Legal
3 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.13%) Back Office
4 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (40.63%) Developer
2 12 (37.50%) Java Developer
3 4 (12.50%) Project Manager
4 3 (9.38%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 3 (9.38%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
5 2 (6.25%) Author
5 2 (6.25%) Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) Lead Project Manager
5 2 (6.25%) SAP Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Author
5 2 (6.25%) Test Leader
5 2 (6.25%) Test Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Test Project Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Administrator
6 1 (3.13%) Architect
6 1 (3.13%) DBA
6 1 (3.13%) IT Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Oracle DBA
6 1 (3.13%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (37.50%) Spring
1 12 (37.50%) Web Services
2 11 (34.38%) CSS
2 11 (34.38%) HTML
2 11 (34.38%) Java EE
3 2 (6.25%) jBPM
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (6.25%) SAP Basis
4 1 (3.13%) .NET
4 1 (3.13%) J2EE
4 1 (3.13%) JRockit
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 1 (3.13%) REST
4 1 (3.13%) Spring Security
4 1 (3.13%) XML
4 1 (3.13%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Reference Data
2 2 (6.25%) Virtual Team
3 1 (3.13%) Over-the-Top Content
3 1 (3.13%) PlayStation
3 1 (3.13%) User Experience
3 1 (3.13%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Linux
2 2 (6.25%) SUSE
3 1 (3.13%) Unix
3 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (34.38%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (34.38%) MVC
3 7 (21.88%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (12.50%) ETL
4 4 (12.50%) Performance Testing
5 3 (9.38%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (9.38%) Data Management
5 3 (9.38%) Data Protection
5 3 (9.38%) Master Data Management
5 3 (9.38%) Mentoring
6 2 (6.25%) Change Management
6 2 (6.25%) ITIL
6 2 (6.25%) Load Balancing
6 2 (6.25%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 2 (6.25%) Project Management
6 2 (6.25%) Scrum
6 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (6.25%) Virtual Team Management
7 1 (3.13%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 15 (46.88%) Java
2 11 (34.38%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.25%) SQL
4 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) Data Quality
1 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Apache Flume
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Data Guard
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) SAP
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.25%) Sybase
3 1 (3.13%) Concur
3 1 (3.13%) IBM
3 1 (3.13%) Informatica
3 1 (3.13%) OpenText
3 1 (3.13%) Tableau