Period
to 19 April 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 19 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 19 24
Rank change year-on-year +4 +5 +2
Contract jobs citing Oracle 119 98 129
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 9.22% 7.08% 6.52%
As % of the Vendors category 17.71% 13.14% 12.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 55 102
Reading median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - -5.56%
10th Percentile £313 £175 £327
90th Percentile £625 £575 £530
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £431
% change year-on-year - -1.45% +7.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 11 1
Reading median hourly rate - £15.00 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -44.44% -
Berkshire median hourly rate £42.50 £15.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year +183.33% +20.00% -35.06%

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 Reading.

All Vendors
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 672 746 1,038
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 52.09% 53.90% 52.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 406 328 557
Reading median daily rate £425 £400 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -2.44% +2.50%
10th Percentile £250 £219 £237
90th Percentile £613 £538 £538
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 63 62
Reading median hourly rate £17.80 £14.50 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.78% -18.31% -12.35%
10th Percentile £14.45 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £45.85 £55.52 £55.64
Berkshire median hourly rate £16.18 £13.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year +19.85% -10.00% -13.04%

Oracle
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle in Reading

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle in Reading

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle in Reading over the 6 months to 19 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle in Reading

Oracle
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 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 Reading region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 42 (35.29%) SQL
2 32 (26.89%) Security Cleared
3 28 (23.53%) SC Cleared
3 28 (23.53%) Finance
4 27 (22.69%) Analytical Skills
5 25 (21.01%) Project Management
6 22 (18.49%) Unix
6 22 (18.49%) Microsoft
7 20 (16.81%) Linux
7 20 (16.81%) Problem-Solving
8 19 (15.97%) Windows
9 18 (15.13%) Java
10 16 (13.45%) Migration
10 16 (13.45%) Agile Software Development
10 16 (13.45%) Oracle Database
10 16 (13.45%) Microsoft Azure
11 14 (11.76%) HP
11 14 (11.76%) ERP
12 12 (10.08%) SQL Server
12 12 (10.08%) Stakeholder Management
12 12 (10.08%) Degree
12 12 (10.08%) Test Automation
13 11 (9.24%) Test Scripting
13 11 (9.24%) VMware
13 11 (9.24%) Data Analysis
13 11 (9.24%) Business Intelligence
14 10 (8.40%) Middleware
14 10 (8.40%) Incident Management
14 10 (8.40%) Oracle Fusion
15 9 (7.56%) Relational Database

Oracle
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 5 (4.20%) Oracle Workflow
1 5 (4.20%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (3.36%) WebLogic
3 3 (2.52%) SAS
3 3 (2.52%) Smallworld
4 2 (1.68%) Apache Pig
4 2 (1.68%) Oracle Service Bus
4 2 (1.68%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.84%) Apache
5 1 (0.84%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.84%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.84%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (0.84%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (0.84%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (1.68%) SPSS
2 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.84%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.84%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (7.56%) Sonata
2 7 (5.88%) Oracle BPM
3 6 (5.04%) Oracle ERP
4 5 (4.20%) Oracle Retail
5 4 (3.36%) Oracle Cash Management
5 4 (3.36%) Oracle EBS R12
5 4 (3.36%) Oracle Payables
6 3 (2.52%) Eloqua
6 3 (2.52%) Maximo
6 3 (2.52%) Oracle CRM
6 3 (2.52%) Primavera
7 2 (1.68%) Infor M3
7 2 (1.68%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.84%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.84%) HFM
8 1 (0.84%) Hyperion Planning
8 1 (0.84%) Oracle Clinical
8 1 (0.84%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 16 (13.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.84%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (0.84%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.84%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (0.84%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.84%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (0.84%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (0.84%) GitHub
2 1 (0.84%) IaaS
2 1 (0.84%) Office 365
2 1 (0.84%) Oracle CX
2 1 (0.84%) Oracle Service Cloud
2 1 (0.84%) PaaS
2 1 (0.84%) SaaS
2 1 (0.84%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.36%) Firewall
2 2 (1.68%) DNS
2 2 (1.68%) SAN
2 2 (1.68%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.68%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.84%) CTI
3 1 (0.84%) H.323
3 1 (0.84%) LAN
3 1 (0.84%) PBX
3 1 (0.84%) PSTN
3 1 (0.84%) QSIG
3 1 (0.84%) SCCP
3 1 (0.84%) SMS
3 1 (0.84%) VoIP
3 1 (0.84%) WAN
3 1 (0.84%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (13.45%) Oracle Database
2 12 (10.08%) SQL Server
3 9 (7.56%) Relational Database
4 8 (6.72%) Oracle Database 12c
4 8 (6.72%) Oracle Reports
4 8 (6.72%) Power BI
5 7 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (4.20%) DB2
6 5 (4.20%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (3.36%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (3.36%) MS Access
7 4 (3.36%) Oracle Smart View
7 4 (3.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (2.52%) Azure SQL Database
8 3 (2.52%) Big Data
8 3 (2.52%) GIS
8 3 (2.52%) MongoDB
8 3 (2.52%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (2.52%) QlikView
8 3 (2.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (5.88%) SoapUI
2 5 (4.20%) Jenkins
2 5 (4.20%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (3.36%) MSI
4 2 (1.68%) JIRA
4 2 (1.68%) LoadRunner
4 2 (1.68%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (0.84%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.84%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (0.84%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.84%) gulp
5 1 (0.84%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.84%) Protractor
5 1 (0.84%) Selenium
5 1 (0.84%) Toad
General
1 28 (23.53%) Finance
2 6 (5.04%) German Language
2 6 (5.04%) Marketing
3 5 (4.20%) French Language
3 5 (4.20%) Retail
4 3 (2.52%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.68%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.84%) Billing
6 1 (0.84%) Italian Language
6 1 (0.84%) Japanese Language
6 1 (0.84%) Korean Language
6 1 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.84%) Publishing
6 1 (0.84%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 27 (22.69%) Analyst
2 16 (13.45%) Consultant
3 14 (11.76%) Developer
4 9 (7.56%) Business Analyst
5 8 (6.72%) Oracle Analyst
5 8 (6.72%) Test Analyst
6 7 (5.88%) Architect
6 7 (5.88%) Integration Analyst
6 7 (5.88%) Integration Test Analyst
6 7 (5.88%) Oracle Business Analyst
6 7 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
7 6 (5.04%) Oracle Consultant
7 6 (5.04%) Project Manager
7 6 (5.04%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
7 6 (5.04%) Tester
8 5 (4.20%) CRM Specialist
8 5 (4.20%) Designer
9 4 (3.36%) Buyer
9 4 (3.36%) Oracle Architect
9 4 (3.36%) Oracle Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.40%) Middleware
1 10 (8.40%) Oracle Fusion
2 8 (6.72%) XML
3 2 (1.68%) .NET
3 2 (1.68%) HTML
3 2 (1.68%) REST
3 2 (1.68%) WebCenter
4 1 (0.84%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.84%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.84%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (0.84%) CSS
4 1 (0.84%) Hibernate
4 1 (0.84%) J2EE
4 1 (0.84%) Kafka
4 1 (0.84%) Node.js
4 1 (0.84%) RESTful
4 1 (0.84%) Spring
4 1 (0.84%) Spring Boot
4 1 (0.84%) WinForms
4 1 (0.84%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 27 (22.69%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.56%) Data Centre
3 8 (6.72%) Management Information System
4 7 (5.88%) Computer Science
4 7 (5.88%) Smart Meter
5 3 (2.52%) Replication
6 2 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.68%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (1.68%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.84%) Clustering
7 1 (0.84%) CMDB
7 1 (0.84%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.84%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.84%) IVR
7 1 (0.84%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.84%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.84%) RIA
7 1 (0.84%) Robotics
7 1 (0.84%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.84%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (18.49%) Unix
2 20 (16.81%) Linux
3 19 (15.97%) Windows
4 4 (3.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (3.36%) Windows Vista
5 1 (0.84%) CentOS
5 1 (0.84%) Solaris
5 1 (0.84%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.84%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (21.01%) Project Management
2 20 (16.81%) Problem-Solving
3 16 (13.45%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (13.45%) Migration
4 14 (11.76%) ERP
5 12 (10.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (10.08%) Test Automation
6 11 (9.24%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (9.24%) Data Analysis
6 11 (9.24%) Test Scripting
7 10 (8.40%) Incident Management
8 9 (7.56%) ITIL
8 9 (7.56%) Workflow
9 8 (6.72%) Defect Management
9 8 (6.72%) Integration Testing
10 7 (5.88%) Data Modelling
10 7 (5.88%) System Integration Testing
11 6 (5.04%) CRM
11 6 (5.04%) Data Management
11 6 (5.04%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 42 (35.29%) SQL
2 18 (15.13%) Java
3 8 (6.72%) C
4 7 (5.88%) PL/SQL
5 5 (4.20%) PowerShell
5 5 (4.20%) Python
6 3 (2.52%) C#
7 2 (1.68%) F#
7 2 (1.68%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.68%) PHP
7 2 (1.68%) R
7 2 (1.68%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.68%) VBScript
8 1 (0.84%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.84%) Ruby
8 1 (0.84%) VB
8 1 (0.84%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 32 (26.89%) Security Cleared
2 28 (23.53%) SC Cleared
3 12 (10.08%) Degree
4 6 (5.04%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.68%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (1.68%) ISEB
6 1 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.84%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.36%) QA
2 3 (2.52%) SLA
3 1 (0.84%) PMO
System Software
1 8 (6.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (5.88%) Active Directory
3 5 (4.20%) StorNext
4 2 (1.68%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.84%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.84%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.84%) vSphere
5 1 (0.84%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.84%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (4.20%) SCCM
1 5 (4.20%) SCOM
1 5 (4.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 4 (3.36%) HP ALM
2 4 (3.36%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 2 (1.68%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (1.68%) Cisco UCCE
3 2 (1.68%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (1.68%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.68%) Puppet
4 1 (0.84%) Ansible
4 1 (0.84%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (0.84%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.84%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 1 (0.84%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.84%) Nagios
4 1 (0.84%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 22 (18.49%) Microsoft
2 14 (11.76%) HP
3 11 (9.24%) VMware
4 8 (6.72%) SAP
5 7 (5.88%) FNZ
6 6 (5.04%) IBM
6 6 (5.04%) TIBCO
7 5 (4.20%) Informatica
7 5 (4.20%) Veeam
8 4 (3.36%) AppDynamics
8 4 (3.36%) Capita
9 3 (2.52%) Lumension
9 3 (2.52%) McAfee
10 2 (1.68%) Acme Packet
10 2 (1.68%) Avaya
10 2 (1.68%) Cisco
10 2 (1.68%) Sonus
10 2 (1.68%) Talend
10 2 (1.68%) Teradata
10 2 (1.68%) Vertica