Period
to 19 November 2017

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 November 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 19 21
Rank change year-on-year +4 +2 +15
Contract jobs citing Oracle 110 103 127
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 8.78% 7.01% 6.55%
As % of the Vendors category 16.82% 13.46% 12.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 66 107
Reading median daily rate £444 £440 £480
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.85% -8.33% +20.00%
10th Percentile £306 £281 £331
90th Percentile £618 £581 £700
Berkshire median daily rate £438 £450 £450
% change year-on-year -2.78% - +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Reading median hourly rate £15.00 - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £31.00 £12.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +148.00% -68.75% +110.53%

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 654 765 1009
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 52.19% 52.04% 52.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 339 374 549
Reading median daily rate £425 £400 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £275 £191 £231
90th Percentile £576 £575 £538
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 58 79
Reading median hourly rate £15.50 £14.50 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.90% -32.71% +23.14%
10th Percentile £9.25 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £45.93 £46.80 £47.50
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £12.50 £21.55
% change year-on-year +16.00% -42.00% +23.14%

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 November 2017.

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

Oracle
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Reading

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle in Reading over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Oracle in Reading

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

1 32 (29.09%) SQL
1 32 (29.09%) Unix
2 28 (25.45%) Finance
2 28 (25.45%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (23.64%) Security Cleared
4 24 (21.82%) Linux
5 19 (17.27%) Project Management
5 19 (17.27%) Relational Database
6 18 (16.36%) SQL Server
7 17 (15.45%) Oracle Database
8 16 (14.55%) Degree
9 15 (13.64%) Windows
10 14 (12.73%) Data Analysis
10 14 (12.73%) Computer Science
11 13 (11.82%) Firewall
11 13 (11.82%) MySQL
11 13 (11.82%) SAP
11 13 (11.82%) Perl
11 13 (11.82%) SC Cleared
11 13 (11.82%) Mentoring
12 12 (10.91%) Defect Management
12 12 (10.91%) XML
12 12 (10.91%) TCP/IP
12 12 (10.91%) Xen
13 11 (10.00%) Workflow
13 11 (10.00%) ITIL
13 11 (10.00%) Python
13 11 (10.00%) Java
13 11 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
13 11 (10.00%) SLA

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 10 (9.09%) Oracle Workflow
1 10 (9.09%) WebLogic
2 8 (7.27%) Tomcat
3 4 (3.64%) Apache
3 4 (3.64%) Liferay
3 4 (3.64%) Oracle Application Server
3 4 (3.64%) WebSphere
4 3 (2.73%) CMS
4 3 (2.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (1.82%) JBoss
5 2 (1.82%) Smallworld
6 1 (0.91%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.91%) Confluence
6 1 (0.91%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.91%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (0.91%) PowerExchange
6 1 (0.91%) SAS
6 1 (0.91%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.91%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (5.45%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.82%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (10.00%) Oracle BPM
1 11 (10.00%) Sonata
2 6 (5.45%) Oracle ERP
2 6 (5.45%) Oracle Retail
3 5 (4.55%) Primavera
4 2 (1.82%) Maximo
4 2 (1.82%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.91%) HFM
5 1 (0.91%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (0.91%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.91%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
5 1 (0.91%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.91%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.91%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.91%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.73%) Adobe Analytics
2 3 (2.73%) IaaS
2 3 (2.73%) PaaS
3 2 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.82%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (1.82%) SaaS
4 1 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.91%) Office 365
4 1 (0.91%) OpenShift
4 1 (0.91%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 13 (11.82%) Firewall
2 12 (10.91%) TCP/IP
3 10 (9.09%) DNS
4 9 (8.18%) SAN
5 6 (5.45%) NAS
6 3 (2.73%) HTTP
6 3 (2.73%) LAN
6 3 (2.73%) WAN
7 2 (1.82%) Radio Access Network
8 1 (0.91%) 4G
8 1 (0.91%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (0.91%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.91%) LTE
8 1 (0.91%) OpenFlow
8 1 (0.91%) PBX
8 1 (0.91%) PSTN
8 1 (0.91%) Reverse Proxy
8 1 (0.91%) SMS
8 1 (0.91%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.91%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (17.27%) Relational Database
2 18 (16.36%) SQL Server
3 17 (15.45%) Oracle Database
4 13 (11.82%) MySQL
5 8 (7.27%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (7.27%) RDBMS
6 6 (5.45%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (5.45%) Oracle Exadata
6 6 (5.45%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (5.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (4.55%) Datazen
7 5 (4.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 5 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (3.64%) JasperReports
9 3 (2.73%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (2.73%) QlikView
10 2 (1.82%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (1.82%) GIS
10 2 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.91%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 5 (4.55%) JIRA
1 5 (4.55%) Talend Open Studio
2 4 (3.64%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.64%) SoapUI
3 3 (2.73%) Dreamweaver
3 3 (2.73%) XMLSpy
4 2 (1.82%) Hudson
4 2 (1.82%) Selenium
4 2 (1.82%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.91%) Artifactory
5 1 (0.91%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.91%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.91%) Gradle
5 1 (0.91%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.91%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.91%) PyCharm
5 1 (0.91%) Robot Framework
5 1 (0.91%) Sahi
5 1 (0.91%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.91%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 28 (25.45%) Finance
2 6 (5.45%) Retail
2 6 (5.45%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.55%) Military
3 5 (4.55%) Publishing
4 4 (3.64%) French Language
4 4 (3.64%) Marketing
5 3 (2.73%) German Language
5 3 (2.73%) Italian Language
5 3 (2.73%) Japanese Language
5 3 (2.73%) Korean Language
5 3 (2.73%) Russian Language
6 2 (1.82%) Banking
7 1 (0.91%) Billing
Job Titles
1 25 (22.73%) Analyst
2 19 (17.27%) Administrator
3 16 (14.55%) Developer
4 13 (11.82%) Architect
5 11 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
6 10 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
7 9 (8.18%) Analyst Programmer
7 9 (8.18%) Linux Administrator
7 9 (8.18%) Programmer
7 9 (8.18%) Senior Analyst Programmer
7 9 (8.18%) Senior Programmer
8 6 (5.45%) Business Analyst
8 6 (5.45%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 6 (5.45%) Consultant
8 6 (5.45%) Designer
9 5 (4.55%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 5 (4.55%) Senior Systems Administrator
9 5 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (4.55%) SQL Developer
10 4 (3.64%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (10.91%) XML
2 9 (8.18%) HTML
3 7 (6.36%) .NET
4 6 (5.45%) CSS
5 5 (4.55%) .NET Framework
5 5 (4.55%) ADO
5 5 (4.55%) ADO.NET
5 5 (4.55%) JSON
5 5 (4.55%) ODBC
5 5 (4.55%) OLE
5 5 (4.55%) OLE DB
6 4 (3.64%) IBM Integration Bus
6 4 (3.64%) Java EE
6 4 (3.64%) Middleware
6 4 (3.64%) RESTful
6 4 (3.64%) WebSphere MQ
7 3 (2.73%) SOAP
7 3 (2.73%) WebCenter
7 3 (2.73%) WSDL
7 3 (2.73%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 28 (25.45%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (12.73%) Computer Science
3 6 (5.45%) Data Centre
4 5 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (4.55%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.55%) Oracle Exalogic
5 4 (3.64%) CMDB
5 4 (3.64%) Private Cloud
6 3 (2.73%) Algorithms
6 3 (2.73%) PKI
6 3 (2.73%) User Experience
6 3 (2.73%) W3C
7 2 (1.82%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.82%) IVR
7 2 (1.82%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.82%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Licensing
8 1 (0.91%) RIA
8 1 (0.91%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.91%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 32 (29.09%) Unix
2 24 (21.82%) Linux
3 15 (13.64%) Windows
4 7 (6.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (5.45%) Windows Server
6 5 (4.55%) Solaris
7 4 (3.64%) Windows 7
7 4 (3.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (17.27%) Project Management
2 14 (12.73%) Data Analysis
3 13 (11.82%) Mentoring
4 12 (10.91%) Defect Management
5 11 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (10.00%) ITIL
5 11 (10.00%) Workflow
6 10 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
7 9 (8.18%) Contingency Planning
7 9 (8.18%) Data Modelling
8 8 (7.27%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (7.27%) Open Source
9 7 (6.36%) Content Management
9 7 (6.36%) PRINCE2
10 6 (5.45%) Analytics
10 6 (5.45%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (5.45%) ERP
10 6 (5.45%) Infrastructure Management
10 6 (5.45%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (5.45%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 32 (29.09%) SQL
2 13 (11.82%) Perl
3 11 (10.00%) Java
3 11 (10.00%) Python
4 9 (8.18%) Bash Shell
5 8 (7.27%) C#
6 7 (6.36%) Ruby
7 5 (4.55%) C++
7 5 (4.55%) VB.NET
8 3 (2.73%) JavaScript
8 3 (2.73%) PL/SQL
8 3 (2.73%) Shell Script
8 3 (2.73%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 2 (1.82%) C
9 2 (1.82%) PHP
10 1 (0.91%) AWK
10 1 (0.91%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.91%) VB
10 1 (0.91%) VBA
10 1 (0.91%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 26 (23.64%) Security Cleared
2 16 (14.55%) Degree
3 13 (11.82%) SC Cleared
4 11 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (3.64%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.82%) ISEB
6 2 (1.82%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.91%) MySQL Certification
7 1 (0.91%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.91%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.00%) SLA
2 3 (2.73%) PMO
2 3 (2.73%) QA
System Software
1 12 (10.91%) Xen
2 5 (4.55%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.73%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (2.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.73%) vSphere
3 3 (2.73%) XenDesktop
3 3 (2.73%) XenServer
4 1 (0.91%) Docker
4 1 (0.91%) NFS
4 1 (0.91%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (6.36%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (6.36%) Puppet
2 5 (4.55%) Ansible
3 3 (2.73%) NetBackup
4 2 (1.82%) Nagios
4 2 (1.82%) SELinux
5 1 (0.91%) Amdocs OSS
5 1 (0.91%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.91%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (0.91%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.91%) Kibana
5 1 (0.91%) logstash
5 1 (0.91%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 13 (11.82%) SAP
2 9 (8.18%) VMware
3 8 (7.27%) Microsoft
3 8 (7.27%) Red Hat
3 8 (7.27%) Sun
4 7 (6.36%) Citrix
5 6 (5.45%) Adobe
5 6 (5.45%) HP
6 5 (4.55%) Cisco
6 5 (4.55%) Sybase
6 5 (4.55%) Talend
7 4 (3.64%) Intel
7 4 (3.64%) Juniper
7 4 (3.64%) PeopleSoft
8 3 (2.73%) Dell
8 3 (2.73%) EMC
8 3 (2.73%) IBM
8 3 (2.73%) Informatica
8 3 (2.73%) NetApp
8 3 (2.73%) Symantec