The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 36 16 17
Rank change year-on-year -20 +1  
Contract jobs citing Oracle 4 18 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 1.43% 7.59% 9.19%
As % of the Vendors category 3.64% 19.78% 22.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 15 27
Median daily rate £485 £400 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.25% -9.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £417 £200 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £497 £450 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.91%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £40.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year -2.50% +3.89%  

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 Oxford.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Oxford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 110 91 148
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 39.43% 38.40% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 69 101
Median daily rate £405 £250 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +62.00% -42.19%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £130 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 18
Median hourly rate £14.20 £14.25 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.35% -6.55%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.52 £12.50 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.51 £14.50 £21.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

Oracle
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxford 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 Oxford

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle in Oxford

Oracle
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle in Oxford

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 26 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 23 (65.71%) Java
2 19 (54.29%) SQL
3 16 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (45.71%) Oracle Database
4 12 (34.29%) Publishing
5 11 (31.43%) Spring
6 10 (28.57%) Spring MVC
6 10 (28.57%) MVC
7 9 (25.71%) ETL
7 9 (25.71%) Talend Open Studio
7 9 (25.71%) TDD
7 9 (25.71%) Talend
7 9 (25.71%) Amazon AWS
8 8 (22.86%) Kimball Methodology
8 8 (22.86%) Performance Tuning
8 8 (22.86%) JSF
8 8 (22.86%) Oracle EBS R12
8 8 (22.86%) Java EE
8 8 (22.86%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (22.86%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (22.86%) Hibernate
8 8 (22.86%) XML
9 7 (20.00%) Migration
9 7 (20.00%) Data Modelling
9 7 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (20.00%) Data Management
9 7 (20.00%) Jenkins
9 7 (20.00%) REST
10 6 (17.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 6 (17.14%) Spring Security

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 6 (17.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (11.43%) nginx
3 3 (8.57%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.86%) Drupal
4 1 (2.86%) JBoss
4 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.86%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
1 3 (8.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (22.86%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (11.43%) Oracle Receivables
2 4 (11.43%) Oracle TCA
3 3 (8.57%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 9 (25.71%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (8.57%) SaaS
3 2 (5.71%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.86%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) LAN
1 3 (8.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (45.71%) Oracle Database
2 8 (22.86%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (17.14%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
5 2 (5.71%) MongoDB
5 2 (5.71%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (5.71%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.86%) DB2
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle OWB
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle Smart View
Development Applications
1 9 (25.71%) Talend Open Studio
2 7 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 4 (11.43%) Git (software)
3 4 (11.43%) JIRA
3 4 (11.43%) Sonatype Nexus
4 3 (8.57%) Ant
4 3 (8.57%) Maven
5 2 (5.71%) JUnit
5 2 (5.71%) Mockito
General
1 12 (34.29%) Publishing
2 6 (17.14%) Finance
3 3 (8.57%) Back Office
4 2 (5.71%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (54.29%) Developer
2 13 (37.14%) Java Developer
3 6 (17.14%) AWS Developer
3 6 (17.14%) Consultant
3 6 (17.14%) ETL Developer
4 5 (14.29%) Agile Developer
4 5 (14.29%) Agile Java Developer
4 5 (14.29%) Architect
5 4 (11.43%) J2EE Developer
5 4 (11.43%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 4 (11.43%) Oracle Consultant
6 3 (8.57%) Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Angular Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 2 (5.71%) AWS Architect
7 2 (5.71%) Cloud Architect
7 2 (5.71%) Data Architect
7 2 (5.71%) Node.js Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Software Developer
7 2 (5.71%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (31.43%) Spring
2 10 (28.57%) Spring MVC
3 8 (22.86%) Hibernate
3 8 (22.86%) Java EE
3 8 (22.86%) JSF
3 8 (22.86%) XML
4 7 (20.00%) REST
5 6 (17.14%) Spring Security
5 6 (17.14%) Spring Web Flow
5 6 (17.14%) Web Services
6 5 (14.29%) J2EE
7 4 (11.43%) AngularJS
7 4 (11.43%) Ehcache
7 4 (11.43%) JMS
7 4 (11.43%) jQuery
7 4 (11.43%) Node.js
7 4 (11.43%) RESTful
7 4 (11.43%) SOAP
7 4 (11.43%) XML Schema
8 3 (8.57%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) Computer Science
1 3 (8.57%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.29%) Linux
1 5 (14.29%) Unix
2 4 (11.43%) Windows
3 3 (8.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (28.57%) MVC
3 9 (25.71%) ETL
3 9 (25.71%) TDD
4 8 (22.86%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (22.86%) Kimball Methodology
4 8 (22.86%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (20.00%) Data Management
5 7 (20.00%) Data Modelling
5 7 (20.00%) Migration
6 6 (17.14%) ERP
6 6 (17.14%) SOA
7 5 (14.29%) Order to Cash
8 4 (11.43%) Data Analysis
8 4 (11.43%) Informatics
8 4 (11.43%) Integration Testing
9 3 (8.57%) BDD
9 3 (8.57%) DevOps
9 3 (8.57%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 23 (65.71%) Java
2 19 (54.29%) SQL
3 5 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 4 (11.43%) PL/SQL
5 3 (8.57%) XPath
6 2 (5.71%) C++
7 1 (2.86%) C
7 1 (2.86%) C#
7 1 (2.86%) Perl
7 1 (2.86%) PHP
7 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.86%) MCSE
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) Ansible
1 2 (5.71%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (5.71%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (25.71%) Talend
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.86%) Siebel
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