Period
to 20 April 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 20 April 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
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 30 34 19
Rank change year-on-year +4 -15 -5
Contract jobs citing Oracle 84 68 83
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 6.80% 5.82% 7.76%
As % of the Vendors category 16.50% 14.78% 20.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 52 80
Oxfordshire median daily rate £525 £469 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.00% +7.14% -12.50%
10th Percentile £363 £325 £200
90th Percentile £656 £525 £527
South East median daily rate £450 £438 £420
% change year-on-year +2.86% +4.17% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - £21.29 -
South East median hourly rate £27.50 £17.75 £38.00
% change year-on-year +54.94% -53.29% +117.14%

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 509 460 404
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 41.21% 39.38% 37.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 368 318 313
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £413 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +13.79% -14.71%
10th Percentile £250 £213 £170
90th Percentile £587 £525 £525
South East median daily rate £425 £412 £400
% change year-on-year +3.28% +2.88% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 22 25
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £14.43 £15.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.80% +3.45% -17.14%
10th Percentile £10.00 £12.50 £9.95
90th Percentile £18.80 £32.73 £34.45
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +12.90% -11.43% +4.67%

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 20 April 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 20 April 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 +9 44 £525 +7.69% 6
Kidlington +2 20 £520 +18.86% 2
Banbury -3 1 £473 - 1
Oracle
South East

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 (60.71%) SQL
2 42 (50.00%) Java
3 34 (40.48%) Puppet
3 34 (40.48%) Opscode Chef
3 34 (40.48%) Ansible
4 32 (38.10%) JavaScript
5 31 (36.90%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (36.90%) Unit Testing
6 28 (33.33%) Linux
7 27 (32.14%) Cloud Computing
8 26 (30.95%) JUnit
8 26 (30.95%) Node.js
9 25 (29.76%) AngularJS
9 25 (29.76%) React
9 25 (29.76%) Configuration Management
9 25 (29.76%) jQuery
9 25 (29.76%) Mockito
10 24 (28.57%) Spring
11 23 (27.38%) Process Improvement
11 23 (27.38%) Elasticsearch
12 20 (23.81%) Maven
13 19 (22.62%) Product Management
13 19 (22.62%) MVC
13 19 (22.62%) XML
13 19 (22.62%) REST
14 18 (21.43%) Windows
14 18 (21.43%) JMS
14 18 (21.43%) JSF
15 17 (20.24%) Java EE
15 17 (20.24%) XPath

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 23 (27.38%) Elasticsearch
2 17 (20.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 9 (10.71%) WebLogic
4 4 (4.76%) Apache
4 4 (4.76%) Jetty
4 4 (4.76%) nginx
4 4 (4.76%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.38%) Apache Spark
5 2 (2.38%) IIS
6 1 (1.19%) CMS
6 1 (1.19%) ColdFusion
6 1 (1.19%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.19%) SAS
6 1 (1.19%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 16 (19.05%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (4.76%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (2.38%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (2.38%) Markit EDM
3 2 (2.38%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (2.38%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (2.38%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (1.19%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (1.19%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (1.19%) Infor SunSystems
4 1 (1.19%) NetSuite
4 1 (1.19%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (1.19%) PeopleSoft HCM
4 1 (1.19%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 27 (32.14%) Cloud Computing
2 15 (17.86%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (11.90%) AWS CloudFormation
3 10 (11.90%) Google Cloud Platform
3 10 (11.90%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (5.95%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (1.19%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (1.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.57%) DNS
2 2 (2.38%) SAN
2 2 (2.38%) SMS
3 1 (1.19%) DHCP
3 1 (1.19%) Value-Added Service
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.33%) Oracle Database
1 7 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (3.57%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (3.57%) Oracle OWB
4 3 (3.57%) Qlik Sense
4 3 (3.57%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.38%) Data Mining
5 2 (2.38%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.38%) Looker
5 2 (2.38%) MySQL
5 2 (2.38%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.38%) Power BI
5 2 (2.38%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.38%) Sisense
6 1 (1.19%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.19%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.19%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 26 (30.95%) JUnit
2 25 (29.76%) Mockito
3 20 (23.81%) Maven
4 17 (20.24%) Ant
5 12 (14.29%) Git (software)
6 9 (10.71%) git-flow
7 6 (7.14%) Jenkins
7 6 (7.14%) JIRA
8 5 (5.95%) Vagrant
9 4 (4.76%) Cucumber
9 4 (4.76%) GitLab
9 4 (4.76%) Selenium
9 4 (4.76%) SonarQube
9 4 (4.76%) WebDriver
10 3 (3.57%) Gradle
11 2 (2.38%) Hudson
11 2 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
12 1 (1.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 1 (1.19%) TeamCity
12 1 (1.19%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (19.05%) Publishing
2 13 (15.48%) Finance
3 2 (2.38%) Financial Institution
3 2 (2.38%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.19%) Banking
4 1 (1.19%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 45 (53.57%) Developer
2 35 (41.67%) Java Developer
3 9 (10.71%) Software Engineer
4 8 (9.52%) DevOps Engineer
4 8 (9.52%) SQL Developer
5 7 (8.33%) Project Manager
5 7 (8.33%) Senior Developer
6 6 (7.14%) Product Manager
6 6 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (4.76%) AWS Engineer
7 4 (4.76%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 4 (4.76%) ETL Developer
7 4 (4.76%) Java Engineer
7 4 (4.76%) Java Software Developer
7 4 (4.76%) Java Software Engineer
7 4 (4.76%) Lead Software Engineer
8 3 (3.57%) Data Warehouse Developer
8 3 (3.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (3.57%) Product Delivery Manager
8 3 (3.57%) SDLC Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (30.95%) Node.js
2 25 (29.76%) AngularJS
2 25 (29.76%) jQuery
2 25 (29.76%) React
3 24 (28.57%) Spring
4 19 (22.62%) REST
4 19 (22.62%) XML
5 18 (21.43%) JMS
5 18 (21.43%) JSF
6 17 (20.24%) Java EE
6 17 (20.24%) Spring MVC
7 16 (19.05%) Grails
7 16 (19.05%) Play Framework
8 9 (10.71%) Hibernate
9 6 (7.14%) J2EE
10 5 (5.95%) Elastic Stack
11 4 (4.76%) Spring Boot
12 3 (3.57%) .NET
12 3 (3.57%) Oracle ADF
12 3 (3.57%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.52%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (5.95%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.76%) Grid Computing
4 3 (3.57%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.38%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.38%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.19%) Clustering
6 1 (1.19%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.19%) Life Science
6 1 (1.19%) PMI
6 1 (1.19%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.19%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 28 (33.33%) Linux
2 18 (21.43%) Windows
3 7 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (7.14%) CentOS
4 6 (7.14%) Debian
5 5 (5.95%) Windows Server
6 3 (3.57%) Unix
7 2 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.19%) Solaris
8 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (36.90%) Agile Software Development
1 31 (36.90%) Unit Testing
2 25 (29.76%) Configuration Management
3 23 (27.38%) Process Improvement
4 19 (22.62%) MVC
4 19 (22.62%) Product Management
5 17 (20.24%) SOA
6 12 (14.29%) Scrum
7 11 (13.10%) BDD
7 11 (13.10%) DevOps
7 11 (13.10%) Software Engineering
8 10 (11.90%) Data Modelling
8 10 (11.90%) ETL
8 10 (11.90%) Kanban
8 10 (11.90%) Problem-Solving
9 8 (9.52%) SDLC
9 8 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (9.52%) Test Automation
10 7 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
11 6 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 51 (60.71%) SQL
2 42 (50.00%) Java
3 32 (38.10%) JavaScript
4 17 (20.24%) XPath
5 10 (11.90%) PowerShell
6 8 (9.52%) PL/SQL
7 6 (7.14%) Bash Shell
7 6 (7.14%) Python
8 3 (3.57%) C#
9 2 (2.38%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.19%) C++
10 1 (1.19%) Groovy
10 1 (1.19%) Java 8
10 1 (1.19%) Perl
10 1 (1.19%) Scala
10 1 (1.19%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (3.57%) Degree
2 2 (2.38%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.19%) AAT
3 1 (1.19%) MBA
3 1 (1.19%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.19%) PMP
3 1 (1.19%) RHCE
3 1 (1.19%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.38%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.19%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 1 (1.19%) GDPR
2 1 (1.19%) HIPAA
2 1 (1.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.19%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (15.48%) Docker
2 2 (2.38%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.38%) vSphere
3 1 (1.19%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.19%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.19%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.19%) XenApp
3 1 (1.19%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 34 (40.48%) Ansible
1 34 (40.48%) Opscode Chef
1 34 (40.48%) Puppet
2 11 (13.10%) Terraform
3 5 (5.95%) Kibana
3 5 (5.95%) logstash
3 5 (5.95%) Packer
4 1 (1.19%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.19%) Data Guard
4 1 (1.19%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (1.19%) Nagios
4 1 (1.19%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.19%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (1.19%) SCCM
4 1 (1.19%) SCOM
4 1 (1.19%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 10 (11.90%) Google
2 8 (9.52%) Talend
3 3 (3.57%) Cognos
3 3 (3.57%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (3.57%) SAP
3 3 (3.57%) VMware
4 2 (2.38%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.38%) Tableau
5 1 (1.19%) Centrify
5 1 (1.19%) Citrix
5 1 (1.19%) CommVault
5 1 (1.19%) EMC
5 1 (1.19%) HP
5 1 (1.19%) Informatica
5 1 (1.19%) Lotus
5 1 (1.19%) NetApp
5 1 (1.19%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.19%) Sun
5 1 (1.19%) Veritas
5 1 (1.19%) Workday