Period
to 22 October 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 October 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 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 27 17 25
Rank change year-on-year -10 +8 -11
Contract jobs citing Oracle 93 118 111
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 7.59% 9.79% 8.84%
As % of the Vendors category 18.60% 23.27% 22.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 92 87
Oxfordshire median daily rate £475 £480 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.04% +10.98% -3.89%
10th Percentile £400 £375 £313
90th Percentile £575 £588 £530
South East median daily rate £450 £438 £420
% change year-on-year +2.86% +4.17% -1.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £50.00 - -
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £35.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year -1.41% +184.00% -60.40%

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 500 507 499
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 40.82% 42.07% 39.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 363 390 332
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +20.00% -7.98%
10th Percentile £225 £251 £213
90th Percentile £600 £575 £530
South East median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 11 25
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £18.75 £15.50 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.97% -4.62% +4.84%
10th Percentile £15.67 £10.00 £9.28
90th Percentile £25.00 £38.75 £22.25
South East median hourly rate £16.50 £17.25 £15.70
% change year-on-year -4.35% +9.87% -12.78%

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 October 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 October 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 +4 55 £500 - 12
Kidlington -7 11 £438 -2.78%
Witney - 3 - -
Banbury - 2 £430 -
Abingdon -14 1 £650 +109.68% 2
Thame - 1 £550 -
Oracle
South East

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

1 51 (54.84%) Java
2 38 (40.86%) Salesforce.com
3 31 (33.33%) SQL
4 30 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (27.96%) Oracle EBS R12
5 26 (27.96%) Quote-to-Cash
6 23 (24.73%) Problem-Solving
6 23 (24.73%) Finance
7 22 (23.66%) PL/SQL
8 18 (19.35%) Publishing
8 18 (19.35%) Software Engineering
9 17 (18.28%) Web Services
10 16 (17.20%) Oracle Reports
11 15 (16.13%) Data Modelling
11 15 (16.13%) XML
12 14 (15.05%) Kafka
13 13 (13.98%) Software Delivery
13 13 (13.98%) QA
14 12 (12.90%) Oracle Financials
14 12 (12.90%) Oracle EBS
15 11 (11.83%) Linux
15 11 (11.83%) Oracle Forms
15 11 (11.83%) Oracle General Ledger
15 11 (11.83%) Amazon AWS
15 11 (11.83%) General Ledger
15 11 (11.83%) Oracle BI Publisher
15 11 (11.83%) Oracle Receivables
15 11 (11.83%) Personalization
16 10 (10.75%) Java 8
16 10 (10.75%) Windows

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 (7.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (4.30%) GlassFish
2 4 (4.30%) Oracle Workflow
2 4 (4.30%) WildFly
3 3 (3.23%) IBM Notes
4 2 (2.15%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.15%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.08%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.08%) Confluence
5 1 (1.08%) Drupal
5 1 (1.08%) IIS
5 1 (1.08%) MQSeries
5 1 (1.08%) SAS
Business Applications
1 26 (27.96%) Oracle EBS R12
2 12 (12.90%) Oracle EBS
2 12 (12.90%) Oracle Financials
3 11 (11.83%) Oracle General Ledger
3 11 (11.83%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (3.23%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (3.23%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (1.08%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (1.08%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.83%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.23%) CloudTest
3 2 (2.15%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (2.15%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.15%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (17.20%) Oracle Reports
2 11 (11.83%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 9 (9.68%) SQL Server
4 7 (7.53%) Relational Database
5 6 (6.45%) Oracle Database
6 5 (5.38%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (5.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (4.30%) MySQL
8 3 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (2.15%) RDBMS
9 2 (2.15%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (2.15%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (2.15%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (2.15%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (2.15%) SQL Server 2016
9 2 (2.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (1.08%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (1.08%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (11.83%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (6.45%) JUnit
2 6 (6.45%) Mockito
2 6 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (5.38%) Oracle APEX
4 4 (4.30%) JDeveloper
4 4 (4.30%) JIRA
4 4 (4.30%) Visual Studio
5 3 (3.23%) JMeter
5 3 (3.23%) LoadRunner
5 3 (3.23%) LoadUI
5 3 (3.23%) NeoLoad
5 3 (3.23%) OpenSTA
5 3 (3.23%) WebLOAD
6 2 (2.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (2.15%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.15%) Git (software)
6 2 (2.15%) git-flow
6 2 (2.15%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.15%) SpecFlow
General
1 23 (24.73%) Finance
2 18 (19.35%) Publishing
3 11 (11.83%) General Ledger
4 9 (9.68%) Back Office
5 5 (5.38%) Marketing
6 3 (3.23%) Billing
6 3 (3.23%) Manufacturing
7 2 (2.15%) Banking
8 1 (1.08%) Games
Job Titles
1 46 (49.46%) Developer
2 21 (22.58%) Java Developer
3 18 (19.35%) Oracle Developer
4 16 (17.20%) Software Engineer
5 15 (16.13%) Java Engineer
6 14 (15.05%) Java Software Engineer
7 11 (11.83%) AWS Engineer
7 11 (11.83%) AWS Software Engineer
8 9 (9.68%) Consultant
8 9 (9.68%) Integration Developer
8 9 (9.68%) Oracle Consultant
9 7 (7.53%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 7 (7.53%) Salesforce Developer
10 6 (6.45%) AWS Developer
10 6 (6.45%) Java Software Developer
10 6 (6.45%) Salesforce Support
10 6 (6.45%) Software Developer
11 5 (5.38%) Analyst
11 5 (5.38%) Integration Engineer
11 5 (5.38%) Oracle Financials Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (18.28%) Web Services
2 15 (16.13%) XML
3 14 (15.05%) Kafka
4 7 (7.53%) Hibernate
5 5 (5.38%) .NET
5 5 (5.38%) Node.js
5 5 (5.38%) Spring
6 4 (4.30%) AngularJS
6 4 (4.30%) EJB
6 4 (4.30%) J2EE
6 4 (4.30%) Java EE
6 4 (4.30%) JavaBeans
6 4 (4.30%) jQuery
6 4 (4.30%) React
6 4 (4.30%) XSLT
7 3 (3.23%) ActiveMQ
7 3 (3.23%) JMS
7 3 (3.23%) JPA
7 3 (3.23%) JTA
7 3 (3.23%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.23%) Computer Science
1 3 (3.23%) Data Structures
2 2 (2.15%) Life Science
3 1 (1.08%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.08%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.08%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (1.08%) Public Cloud
3 1 (1.08%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.83%) Linux
2 10 (10.75%) Windows
3 8 (8.60%) Unix
4 7 (7.53%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (27.96%) Quote-to-Cash
3 23 (24.73%) Problem-Solving
4 18 (19.35%) Software Engineering
5 15 (16.13%) Data Modelling
6 13 (13.98%) Software Delivery
7 11 (11.83%) Personalization
8 10 (10.75%) Scrum
9 8 (8.60%) Unit Testing
10 7 (7.53%) SOA
11 6 (6.45%) CRM
11 6 (6.45%) ETL
11 6 (6.45%) Migration
12 5 (5.38%) B2B
12 5 (5.38%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (5.38%) Service Delivery
12 5 (5.38%) TDD
13 4 (4.30%) Project Management
13 4 (4.30%) Validation
13 4 (4.30%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 51 (54.84%) Java
2 31 (33.33%) SQL
3 22 (23.66%) PL/SQL
4 10 (10.75%) Java 8
5 7 (7.53%) JavaScript
6 6 (6.45%) C#
7 5 (5.38%) Apex Code
7 5 (5.38%) Shell Script
8 3 (3.23%) C++
8 3 (3.23%) Python
8 3 (3.23%) VB
9 2 (2.15%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.15%) Groovy
9 2 (2.15%) Ruby
9 2 (2.15%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.08%) COBOL
10 1 (1.08%) PHP
10 1 (1.08%) Smalltalk
10 1 (1.08%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (4.30%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.23%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (3.23%) Degree
3 2 (2.15%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (13.98%) QA
2 3 (3.23%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 1 (1.08%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.08%) GDPR
3 1 (1.08%) HIPAA
3 1 (1.08%) PMO
3 1 (1.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (5.38%) Docker
2 1 (1.08%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (7.53%) Ansible
2 5 (5.38%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (5.38%) Puppet
3 3 (3.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (2.15%) Foglight
4 2 (2.15%) Kibana
4 2 (2.15%) Kubernetes
4 2 (2.15%) logstash
4 2 (2.15%) SQL Sentry
5 1 (1.08%) Data Guard
5 1 (1.08%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (1.08%) Terraform
Vendors
1 38 (40.86%) Salesforce.com
2 8 (8.60%) Adyen
2 8 (8.60%) WorldPay
3 5 (5.38%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.30%) Cognos
5 3 (3.23%) Lotus
5 3 (3.23%) SAP
6 2 (2.15%) New Relic
7 1 (1.08%) Facebook
7 1 (1.08%) Google
7 1 (1.08%) IBM
7 1 (1.08%) Micro Focus
7 1 (1.08%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.08%) Talend
7 1 (1.08%) Teradata