Period
to 22 January 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 22 January 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 > Oxfordshire
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 24 29 30
Rank change year-on-year +5 +1 -20
Contract jobs citing Oracle 111 77 76
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 9.17% 6.42% 6.30%
As % of the Vendors category 20.48% 16.35% 15.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 65 72
Oxfordshire median daily rate £525 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% - -8.63%
10th Percentile £363 £380 £406
90th Percentile £620 £533 £600
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £424
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.29% +5.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - £21.29 -
South East median hourly rate £31.50 £42.50 £41.25
% change year-on-year -25.88% +3.03% +71.88%

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 Oxfordshire.

All Vendors
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 542 471 483
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 44.76% 39.25% 40.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 423 312 357
Oxfordshire median daily rate £425 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +10.00% -14.29%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £170
90th Percentile £590 £538 £508
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £392
% change year-on-year +5.00% +1.98% +4.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 23 27
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.06% -2.94% +13.33%
10th Percentile £10.63 £12.00 £13.50
90th Percentile £37.80 £23.16 £49.50
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £15.43 £19.50
% change year-on-year +13.43% -20.86% +21.84%

Oracle
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle in Oxfordshire

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle in Oxfordshire

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle in Oxfordshire

Oracle
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle in Oxfordshire

Oracle
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 22 January 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
Oxford +3 59 £525 +16.67% 10
Kidlington +8 28 £525 +20.69% 5
Banbury - 1 £473 -
Oracle
South East

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 71 (63.96%) SQL
2 70 (63.06%) Java
3 49 (44.14%) JavaScript
4 45 (40.54%) Ansible
5 42 (37.84%) Unit Testing
6 41 (36.94%) Puppet
6 41 (36.94%) Opscode Chef
7 40 (36.04%) JUnit
8 39 (35.14%) Configuration Management
9 37 (33.33%) Linux
10 35 (31.53%) Spring
10 35 (31.53%) Mockito
11 33 (29.73%) AngularJS
12 32 (28.83%) Node.js
12 32 (28.83%) React
12 32 (28.83%) jQuery
13 31 (27.93%) Cloud Computing
13 31 (27.93%) Elasticsearch
14 29 (26.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 29 (26.13%) Maven
14 29 (26.13%) SOA
15 28 (25.23%) XML
16 27 (24.32%) JSF
17 26 (23.42%) Product Management
17 26 (23.42%) Ant
17 26 (23.42%) REST
17 26 (23.42%) Process Improvement
18 25 (22.52%) Oracle BPM
18 25 (22.52%) Agile Software Development
19 23 (20.72%) JMS

Oracle
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 (27.93%) Elasticsearch
2 29 (26.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 13 (11.71%) WebLogic
4 6 (5.41%) Apache Solr
4 6 (5.41%) Oracle Workflow
5 4 (3.60%) Apache
5 4 (3.60%) Apache Spark
5 4 (3.60%) Jetty
5 4 (3.60%) nginx
5 4 (3.60%) Tomcat
6 3 (2.70%) Confluence
7 2 (1.80%) IIS
8 1 (0.90%) CMS
8 1 (0.90%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 25 (22.52%) Oracle BPM
2 10 (9.01%) Oracle EBS
3 9 (8.11%) Oracle EBS R12
3 9 (8.11%) Oracle Receivables
4 8 (7.21%) Oracle Financials
5 4 (3.60%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.90%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.90%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (0.90%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.90%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.90%) Oracle TCA
Cloud Services
1 31 (27.93%) Cloud Computing
2 19 (17.12%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (8.11%) AWS CloudFormation
3 9 (8.11%) Google Cloud Platform
3 9 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (5.41%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (4.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (0.90%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.90%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.90%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.50%) Intranet
1 5 (4.50%) SMS
2 3 (2.70%) DNS
3 2 (1.80%) SAN
4 1 (0.90%) DHCP
4 1 (0.90%) Value-Added Service
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.01%) Oracle Database
1 10 (9.01%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.11%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (4.50%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 4 (3.60%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (3.60%) Hadoop
4 4 (3.60%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.70%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (2.70%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.80%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.80%) MySQL
6 2 (1.80%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (1.80%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.90%) Couchbase
7 1 (0.90%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.90%) Neo4j
7 1 (0.90%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (0.90%) Oracle OWB
7 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.90%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 40 (36.04%) JUnit
2 35 (31.53%) Mockito
3 29 (26.13%) Maven
4 26 (23.42%) Ant
5 15 (13.51%) Git (software)
6 9 (8.11%) git-flow
7 8 (7.21%) Jenkins
7 8 (7.21%) Oracle Forms
8 7 (6.31%) JMeter
9 5 (4.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 5 (4.50%) Gradle
9 5 (4.50%) JDeveloper
10 4 (3.60%) Cucumber
10 4 (3.60%) GitLab
10 4 (3.60%) Hudson
10 4 (3.60%) JIRA
10 4 (3.60%) Selenium
10 4 (3.60%) SonarQube
10 4 (3.60%) Vagrant
10 4 (3.60%) WebDriver
General
1 23 (20.72%) Publishing
2 16 (14.41%) Finance
3 2 (1.80%) Retail
4 1 (0.90%) Banking
Job Titles
1 74 (66.67%) Developer
2 51 (45.95%) Java Developer
3 19 (17.12%) Oracle Developer
4 15 (13.51%) Analyst
5 12 (10.81%) AWS Developer
6 11 (9.91%) Senior Developer
7 10 (9.01%) Java Engineer
7 10 (9.01%) Java Software Developer
8 9 (8.11%) Applications Developer
8 9 (8.11%) Data Analyst
9 8 (7.21%) AWS Engineer
9 8 (7.21%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 8 (7.21%) Java Software Engineer
9 8 (7.21%) Software Engineer
9 8 (7.21%) SQL Developer
10 7 (6.31%) DevOps Engineer
10 7 (6.31%) Senior Java Developer
11 6 (5.41%) AWS Software Engineer
11 6 (5.41%) Oracle Analyst
11 6 (5.41%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (31.53%) Spring
2 33 (29.73%) AngularJS
3 32 (28.83%) jQuery
3 32 (28.83%) Node.js
3 32 (28.83%) React
4 28 (25.23%) XML
5 27 (24.32%) JSF
6 26 (23.42%) REST
7 23 (20.72%) JMS
8 22 (19.82%) Java EE
8 22 (19.82%) Spring MVC
9 21 (18.92%) Grails
9 21 (18.92%) Play Framework
10 17 (15.32%) Web Services
11 13 (11.71%) Hibernate
12 7 (6.31%) .NET
12 7 (6.31%) HTML
12 7 (6.31%) J2EE
13 6 (5.41%) Spring Boot
14 5 (4.50%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.91%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (4.50%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (3.60%) Clustering
3 4 (3.60%) Grid Computing
3 4 (3.60%) Reference Data
4 2 (1.80%) EPoS
4 2 (1.80%) Wiki
5 1 (0.90%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.90%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.90%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 37 (33.33%) Linux
2 15 (13.51%) Windows
3 6 (5.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (4.50%) CentOS
4 5 (4.50%) Debian
5 4 (3.60%) Windows Server
6 3 (2.70%) Unix
7 2 (1.80%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.90%) Solaris
8 1 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (37.84%) Unit Testing
2 39 (35.14%) Configuration Management
3 29 (26.13%) SOA
4 26 (23.42%) Process Improvement
4 26 (23.42%) Product Management
5 25 (22.52%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (20.72%) MVC
7 16 (14.41%) Scrum
8 14 (12.61%) DevOps
8 14 (12.61%) Kanban
9 10 (9.01%) BDD
9 10 (9.01%) Migration
9 10 (9.01%) Software Engineering
10 9 (8.11%) Mentoring
10 9 (8.11%) Personalization
11 8 (7.21%) Test Automation
12 7 (6.31%) Data Cleansing
12 7 (6.31%) Data Modelling
12 7 (6.31%) Workflow
13 6 (5.41%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 71 (63.96%) SQL
2 70 (63.06%) Java
3 49 (44.14%) JavaScript
4 22 (19.82%) XPath
5 11 (9.91%) PL/SQL
6 9 (8.11%) PowerShell
7 6 (5.41%) Bash Shell
7 6 (5.41%) Python
8 1 (0.90%) C
8 1 (0.90%) C#
8 1 (0.90%) C++
8 1 (0.90%) Groovy
8 1 (0.90%) Perl
8 1 (0.90%) Scala
8 1 (0.90%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (0.90%) RHCE
1 1 (0.90%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.90%) PMO
1 1 (0.90%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (16.22%) Docker
2 2 (1.80%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.80%) vSphere
3 1 (0.90%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.90%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.90%) XenApp
3 1 (0.90%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 45 (40.54%) Ansible
2 41 (36.94%) Opscode Chef
2 41 (36.94%) Puppet
3 9 (8.11%) Terraform
4 7 (6.31%) logstash
5 5 (4.50%) Kibana
6 4 (3.60%) Packer
7 1 (0.90%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.90%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.90%) Nagios
7 1 (0.90%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.90%) SCCM
7 1 (0.90%) SCOM
7 1 (0.90%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 9 (8.11%) Google
2 4 (3.60%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (2.70%) VMware
4 2 (1.80%) Dynatrace
4 2 (1.80%) Talend
5 1 (0.90%) Cisco
5 1 (0.90%) Citrix
5 1 (0.90%) CommVault
5 1 (0.90%) EMC
5 1 (0.90%) F5
5 1 (0.90%) HP
5 1 (0.90%) McAfee
5 1 (0.90%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.90%) NetApp
5 1 (0.90%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.90%) Sun
5 1 (0.90%) Veritas