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 3 months to 23 June 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.

Oracle
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 8 16
Rank change year-on-year -17 +8  
Contract jobs citing Oracle 49 80 65
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 7.72% 13.58% 8.58%
As % of the Vendors category 21.30% 31.87% 21.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 63 58
Median daily rate £475 £375 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.66% -21.05%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £325 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £595 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £25.50 £28.13
% change year-on-year +37.25% -9.33%  

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 Oxfordshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 230 251 298
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 36.22% 42.61% 39.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 189 189
Median daily rate £425 £363 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.24% -14.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £361
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 11 31
Median hourly rate £17.50 £15.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -55.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £8.80 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.75 £36.25 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

Oracle
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 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 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 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -14 27 £488 +30.00% 3
Kidlington - 6 £450 - 1
Abingdon - 3 £310 - 3
Oracle
South East

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 39 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 37 (47.44%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (47.44%) Java
3 32 (41.03%) Talend
3 32 (41.03%) Talend Open Studio
4 31 (39.74%) SQL
5 26 (33.33%) ETL
5 26 (33.33%) Finance
6 23 (29.49%) Performance Tuning
7 22 (28.21%) Data Warehouse
7 22 (28.21%) PL/SQL
8 19 (24.36%) Business Intelligence
9 18 (23.08%) Data Modelling
9 18 (23.08%) Kimball Methodology
9 18 (23.08%) JIRA
10 17 (21.79%) Oracle BI EE
11 16 (20.51%) Migration
12 14 (17.95%) Web Services
13 13 (16.67%) XML
13 13 (16.67%) Publishing
13 13 (16.67%) Test Automation
13 13 (16.67%) Waterfall
14 11 (14.10%) Amazon AWS
15 10 (12.82%) Integration Testing
16 9 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
16 9 (11.54%) Dimensional Modelling
16 9 (11.54%) Software Engineering
16 9 (11.54%) Git (software)
16 9 (11.54%) SOAP
17 8 (10.26%) Oracle Forms

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 7 (8.97%) JBoss
2 3 (3.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (3.85%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.56%) Apache Spark
3 2 (2.56%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (1.28%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (1.28%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 4 (5.13%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (5.13%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (8.97%) Oracle Applications
2 6 (7.69%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (5.13%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (3.85%) Oracle Assets
4 3 (3.85%) Oracle Financials
4 3 (3.85%) Oracle TCA
4 3 (3.85%) Siebel CRM
5 2 (2.56%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (2.56%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (1.28%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (1.28%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (1.28%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (1.28%) Oracle FAH
6 1 (1.28%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (1.28%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (1.28%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 11 (14.10%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.28%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.28%) HTTP
1 1 (1.28%) Internet
1 1 (1.28%) LDAP
1 1 (1.28%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 22 (28.21%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (21.79%) Oracle BI EE
4 7 (8.97%) Oracle OWB
5 6 (7.69%) Amazon RDS
5 6 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (5.13%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (5.13%) SQL Server
7 3 (3.85%) Big Data
8 2 (2.56%) MySQL
8 2 (2.56%) Oracle ODI
8 2 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (2.56%) RDBMS
8 2 (2.56%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.28%) MS Access
9 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (1.28%) Oracle Discoverer
9 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 32 (41.03%) Talend Open Studio
2 18 (23.08%) JIRA
3 9 (11.54%) Git (software)
4 8 (10.26%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (3.85%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.56%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.56%) Eclipse
6 2 (2.56%) Eclipse RCP
6 2 (2.56%) Selenium
7 1 (1.28%) JUnit
7 1 (1.28%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 26 (33.33%) Finance
2 13 (16.67%) Publishing
3 2 (2.56%) French Language
3 2 (2.56%) Retail
4 1 (1.28%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 47 (60.26%) Developer
2 13 (16.67%) Oracle Developer
3 12 (15.38%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 11 (14.10%) Java Developer
5 9 (11.54%) Consultant
5 9 (11.54%) Talend Developer
6 7 (8.97%) Integration Developer
6 7 (8.97%) Oracle Consultant
7 6 (7.69%) Analyst
8 5 (6.41%) Applications Developer
8 5 (6.41%) Oracle Applications Developer
8 5 (6.41%) SQL Developer
9 4 (5.13%) Functional Consultant
9 4 (5.13%) Oracle Analyst
9 4 (5.13%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
9 4 (5.13%) Oracle Functional Consultant
10 3 (3.85%) Business Analyst
11 2 (2.56%) Architect
11 2 (2.56%) Business Intelligence Consultant
11 2 (2.56%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (17.95%) Web Services
2 13 (16.67%) XML
3 9 (11.54%) SOAP
4 8 (10.26%) RESTful
4 8 (10.26%) Spring
4 8 (10.26%) XML Schema
5 7 (8.97%) Apache Camel
5 7 (8.97%) Apache CXF
5 7 (8.97%) Hibernate
5 7 (8.97%) JPA
6 5 (6.41%) .NET
7 3 (3.85%) HTML
7 3 (3.85%) J2EE
7 3 (3.85%) JSP
8 2 (2.56%) ASP.NET
8 2 (2.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (2.56%) Oracle Fusion
8 2 (2.56%) REST
8 2 (2.56%) Swing
8 2 (2.56%) SWT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.97%) Computer Science
2 5 (6.41%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.28%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.28%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.28%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.28%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.28%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.41%) Linux
1 5 (6.41%) Windows
2 4 (5.13%) Unix
3 2 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (2.56%) Solaris
4 1 (1.28%) CentOS
4 1 (1.28%) HPUX
4 1 (1.28%) SUSE
4 1 (1.28%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (47.44%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (33.33%) ETL
3 23 (29.49%) Performance Tuning
4 19 (24.36%) Business Intelligence
5 18 (23.08%) Data Modelling
5 18 (23.08%) Kimball Methodology
6 16 (20.51%) Migration
7 13 (16.67%) Test Automation
7 13 (16.67%) Waterfall
8 10 (12.82%) Integration Testing
9 9 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (11.54%) Dimensional Modelling
9 9 (11.54%) Software Engineering
10 7 (8.97%) ERP
11 6 (7.69%) BDD
12 5 (6.41%) Data Migration
12 5 (6.41%) Stakeholder Management
12 5 (6.41%) TDD
13 4 (5.13%) CRM
13 4 (5.13%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (47.44%) Java
2 31 (39.74%) SQL
3 22 (28.21%) PL/SQL
4 3 (3.85%) C
4 3 (3.85%) C#
4 3 (3.85%) C++
4 3 (3.85%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.56%) COBOL
5 2 (2.56%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.28%) Perl
6 1 (1.28%) PHP
6 1 (1.28%) Python
6 1 (1.28%) Ruby
6 1 (1.28%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.28%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 7 (8.97%) Degree
2 3 (3.85%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.56%) Sun Certification
4 1 (1.28%) APMP
4 1 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.28%) RHCE
4 1 (1.28%) RHCSA
4 1 (1.28%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.85%) QA
2 2 (2.56%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.28%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.28%) PMO
3 1 (1.28%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.28%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.28%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (1.28%) VirtualBox
1 1 (1.28%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (1.28%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.28%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (1.28%) Ansible
1 1 (1.28%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (1.28%) Nagios
1 1 (1.28%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.28%) Puppet
1 1 (1.28%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 32 (41.03%) Talend
2 4 (5.13%) Siebel
3 2 (2.56%) DevExpress
3 2 (2.56%) Micro Focus
3 2 (2.56%) Red Hat
3 2 (2.56%) VMware
4 1 (1.28%) CODA
4 1 (1.28%) EMC
4 1 (1.28%) Google
4 1 (1.28%) HP
4 1 (1.28%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.28%) Sun
4 1 (1.28%) Sybase
4 1 (1.28%) Veritas
4 1 (1.28%) Zend
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £525 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Oxfordshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £349 - £451 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Volt
Rate: £475.00 - £495.00 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Volt
Rate: From £475 to £495 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago