The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 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 29 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
Hampshire / Portsmouth
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 13 11
Rank change year-on-year -4 -2  
Contract jobs citing Oracle 17 15 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 10.30% 10.07% 6.59%
As % of the Vendors category 16.50% 16.13% 13.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 12 6
Median daily rate £488 £363 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +34.48% -14.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £325 £413
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £506 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £61.69 £55.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.16% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £28.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +12.50% -6.66%  

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 Portsmouth.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Portsmouth
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 103 93 43
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 62.42% 62.42% 47.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 122 44
Median daily rate £430 £463 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.02% +27.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £313 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £567 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year +6.66% +4.16%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 79 9
Median hourly rate £43.00 £36.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.44% +157.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.63 £27.00 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £53.75 £34.43
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -16.66% +16.66%  

Oracle
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle in Portsmouth

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle in Portsmouth

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle in Portsmouth over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle in Portsmouth

Oracle
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 29 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 12 (42.86%) SQL
2 8 (28.57%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (25.00%) Solaris
3 7 (25.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 6 (21.43%) PL/SQL
4 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
4 6 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (21.43%) Oracle Database
5 5 (17.86%) Tivoli
5 5 (17.86%) Middleware
5 5 (17.86%) Web Services
5 5 (17.86%) Retail
5 5 (17.86%) Local Government
5 5 (17.86%) Oracle BI EE
6 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (14.29%) Oracle Fusion
6 4 (14.29%) Oracle EBS R12
6 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (14.29%) XML
6 4 (14.29%) T-SQL
6 4 (14.29%) WebLogic
6 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (14.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 4 (14.29%) NFS
6 4 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
6 4 (14.29%) Oracle ZFS

Oracle
Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 4 (14.29%) WebLogic
2 3 (10.71%) Anypoint
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (3.57%) ColdFusion
4 1 (3.57%) Confluence
4 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) LaTeX
Business Applications
1 8 (28.57%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (14.29%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (7.14%) Maximo
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle Retail
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle Utilities
4 1 (3.57%) Demantra
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) Oracle Database
1 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.86%) Oracle BI EE
3 4 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
3 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (10.71%) RDBMS
4 3 (10.71%) Relational Database
4 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (7.14%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (3.57%) MySQL
6 1 (3.57%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Octopus Deploy
1 2 (7.14%) TeamCity
2 1 (3.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.57%) Gradle
2 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.57%) JIRA
2 1 (3.57%) Maven
2 1 (3.57%) QUnit
2 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (17.86%) Local Government
1 5 (17.86%) Retail
2 3 (10.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) DBA
1 7 (25.00%) Oracle DBA
2 5 (17.86%) Administrator
3 4 (14.29%) Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 4 (14.29%) Solaris Administrator
4 3 (10.71%) Applications Manager
4 3 (10.71%) Applications Project Manager
4 3 (10.71%) Solaris Systems Administrator
4 3 (10.71%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (7.14%) Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Contracts Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Database Developer
6 1 (3.57%) ETL Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Test Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Software Project Manager
6 1 (3.57%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.86%) Middleware
1 5 (17.86%) Web Services
2 4 (14.29%) Oracle Fusion
2 4 (14.29%) XML
3 3 (10.71%) HTML
4 2 (7.14%) AngularJS
4 2 (7.14%) JSON
4 2 (7.14%) REST
4 2 (7.14%) Spring
4 2 (7.14%) Spring Boot
5 1 (3.57%) CSS
5 1 (3.57%) Ember.js
5 1 (3.57%) Handlebars
5 1 (3.57%) HATEOAS
5 1 (3.57%) jQuery
5 1 (3.57%) RESTful
5 1 (3.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (3.57%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.57%) Driving Licence
2 1 (3.57%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Exalytics
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.00%) Solaris
2 3 (10.71%) Linux
3 1 (3.57%) AIX
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (3.57%) Unix
3 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (10.71%) Data Architecture
3 3 (10.71%) DevOps
3 3 (10.71%) E-Commerce
3 3 (10.71%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (10.71%) Project Management
4 2 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (7.14%) ITIL
4 2 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2
4 2 (7.14%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (7.14%) SOA
4 2 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (3.57%) Integration Testing
5 1 (3.57%) Scrum
5 1 (3.57%) Unit Testing
5 1 (3.57%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (3.57%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (42.86%) SQL
2 6 (21.43%) PL/SQL
3 4 (14.29%) T-SQL
4 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
5 2 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle Certification
1 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) DV Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.57%) OCP
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) NFS
1 4 (14.29%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (3.57%) Docker
2 1 (3.57%) Firmware
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (25.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 5 (17.86%) Tivoli
3 4 (14.29%) Oracle ZFS
3 4 (14.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 3 (10.71%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.71%) MuleSoft
3 2 (7.14%) Syclo
3 2 (7.14%) webMethods
4 1 (3.57%) Cisco
4 1 (3.57%) EMC
4 1 (3.57%) IBM
4 1 (3.57%) SAP
4 1 (3.57%) VMware