Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 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
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 21 26
Rank change year-on-year +12 +5 -8
Contract jobs citing Oracle 167 93 104
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 11.31% 7.38% 5.96%
As % of the Vendors category 22.66% 14.37% 11.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 41 62
Reading median daily rate £450 £450 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.12% -7.29%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £363
90th Percentile £582 £665 £575
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £441 £450
% change year-on-year -3.68% -1.94% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 13 0
Reading median hourly rate - £15.00 -
Berkshire median hourly rate £50.00 £15.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year +233.33% +20.00% -50.98%

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 737 647 892
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 49.93% 51.35% 51.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 407 289 491
Reading median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £219 £263 £213
90th Percentile £590 £600 £538
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £408
% change year-on-year - +4.29% +2.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 60 44
Reading median hourly rate £19.00 £15.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.67% -4.76% -26.91%
10th Percentile £11.60 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £51.00 £48.58 £26.80
Berkshire median hourly rate £19.00 £13.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year +40.74% +8.00% -42.00%

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 15 August 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 15 August 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 72 (43.11%) SQL
2 36 (21.56%) Security Cleared
3 35 (20.96%) Finance
4 33 (19.76%) Java
4 33 (19.76%) Unix
4 33 (19.76%) SC Cleared
5 31 (18.56%) Microsoft
5 31 (18.56%) Project Management
6 28 (16.77%) Linux
7 26 (15.57%) Agile Software Development
7 26 (15.57%) Oracle Database
8 24 (14.37%) Analytical Skills
8 24 (14.37%) PL/SQL
9 21 (12.57%) Problem-Solving
10 20 (11.98%) Degree
11 19 (11.38%) HP
12 18 (10.78%) Migration
13 17 (10.18%) Windows
13 17 (10.18%) XML
14 16 (9.58%) Firewall
15 15 (8.98%) Workflow
15 15 (8.98%) Computer Science
16 14 (8.38%) Telecoms
16 14 (8.38%) Management Information System
16 14 (8.38%) IBM
16 14 (8.38%) Web Services
17 13 (7.78%) SQL Server
17 13 (7.78%) C#
17 13 (7.78%) Data Warehouse
17 13 (7.78%) Microsoft Azure

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 (5.99%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 8 (4.79%) Oracle Workflow
3 5 (2.99%) CMS
3 5 (2.99%) WebLogic
4 3 (1.80%) Oracle Service Bus
4 3 (1.80%) PowerExchange
4 3 (1.80%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.20%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.20%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (1.20%) JBoss
5 2 (1.20%) Oracle BPEL
6 1 (0.60%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.60%) SAS
6 1 (0.60%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.60%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (5.99%) Microsoft Excel
1 10 (5.99%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (4.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.60%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.60%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 9 (5.39%) Oracle BPM
2 8 (4.79%) Sonata
3 7 (4.19%) Eloqua
4 6 (3.59%) Oracle Retail
5 4 (2.40%) Infor M3
5 4 (2.40%) Oracle EBS R12
5 4 (2.40%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (1.20%) Oracle CRM
6 2 (1.20%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (1.20%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (1.20%) Primavera
7 1 (0.60%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.60%) Oracle Cash Management
7 1 (0.60%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 13 (7.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.80%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.80%) SaaS
3 2 (1.20%) GitHub
3 2 (1.20%) IaaS
4 1 (0.60%) BlazeMeter
4 1 (0.60%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (0.60%) Office 365
4 1 (0.60%) Oracle CX
4 1 (0.60%) Oracle Service Cloud
4 1 (0.60%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (9.58%) Firewall
2 6 (3.59%) SAN
3 4 (2.40%) DNS
3 4 (2.40%) Ethernet
3 4 (2.40%) MPLS
3 4 (2.40%) VoIP
3 4 (2.40%) Wireless
4 3 (1.80%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.20%) FTP
5 2 (1.20%) Internet
5 2 (1.20%) ISDN
6 1 (0.60%) DHCP
6 1 (0.60%) NAS
6 1 (0.60%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (0.60%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.60%) VPN
6 1 (0.60%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (15.57%) Oracle Database
2 13 (7.78%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (7.78%) SQL Server
3 12 (7.19%) Oracle Reports
3 12 (7.19%) Relational Database
4 8 (4.79%) Oracle Database 12c
5 7 (4.19%) BusinessObjects
6 6 (3.59%) Oracle Smart View
7 5 (2.99%) DB2
7 5 (2.99%) Power BI
7 5 (2.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.80%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (1.80%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.80%) PowerCenter
8 3 (1.80%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.20%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.20%) MS Access
9 2 (1.20%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (1.20%) Oracle ODI
9 2 (1.20%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 8 (4.79%) Jenkins
1 8 (4.79%) SoapUI
2 5 (2.99%) LoadRunner
2 5 (2.99%) PVCS
3 4 (2.40%) Git (software)
4 3 (1.80%) JIRA
4 3 (1.80%) Oracle APEX
4 3 (1.80%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (1.80%) Toad
5 2 (1.20%) Maven
5 2 (1.20%) Mercurial
5 2 (1.20%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.20%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.60%) HP UFT
6 1 (0.60%) MSI
6 1 (0.60%) ProC
6 1 (0.60%) Selenium
6 1 (0.60%) Zephyr
General
1 35 (20.96%) Finance
2 14 (8.38%) Telecoms
3 9 (5.39%) Retail
4 7 (4.19%) Marketing
5 5 (2.99%) French Language
5 5 (2.99%) German Language
6 3 (1.80%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.60%) Banking
7 1 (0.60%) Billing
Job Titles
1 31 (18.56%) Developer
2 22 (13.17%) Analyst
3 20 (11.98%) Consultant
4 17 (10.18%) Architect
5 10 (5.99%) Project Manager
5 10 (5.99%) Support Engineer
5 10 (5.99%) Test Analyst
6 9 (5.39%) Java Developer
6 9 (5.39%) OSS Engineer
6 9 (5.39%) OSS Support Engineer
7 8 (4.79%) Integration Analyst
7 8 (4.79%) Integration Test Analyst
7 8 (4.79%) Oracle Consultant
8 7 (4.19%) Designer
9 6 (3.59%) Solutions Architect
9 6 (3.59%) SQL Developer
10 5 (2.99%) Administrator
10 5 (2.99%) Coordinator
10 5 (2.99%) Project Coordinator
10 5 (2.99%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (10.18%) XML
2 14 (8.38%) Web Services
3 12 (7.19%) J2EE
4 9 (5.39%) Oracle Fusion
4 9 (5.39%) REST
5 8 (4.79%) .NET
6 6 (3.59%) Middleware
6 6 (3.59%) Spring
6 6 (3.59%) Spring Boot
7 4 (2.40%) .NET Framework
7 4 (2.40%) SOAP
7 4 (2.40%) STL
8 2 (1.20%) ASP.NET
8 2 (1.20%) EDI
8 2 (1.20%) Grails
8 2 (1.20%) Hibernate
8 2 (1.20%) JSON
8 2 (1.20%) WinForms
8 2 (1.20%) XSD
8 2 (1.20%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 24 (14.37%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (8.98%) Computer Science
3 14 (8.38%) Management Information System
4 9 (5.39%) Data Centre
5 8 (4.79%) Smart Meter
6 5 (2.99%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (1.80%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.80%) Replication
7 3 (1.80%) Virtual Team
8 2 (1.20%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.60%) Clustering
9 1 (0.60%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.60%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Licensing
9 1 (0.60%) Optoelectronics
9 1 (0.60%) PKI
9 1 (0.60%) Robotics
9 1 (0.60%) User Experience
9 1 (0.60%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 33 (19.76%) Unix
2 28 (16.77%) Linux
3 17 (10.18%) Windows
4 6 (3.59%) OpenVMS
5 3 (1.80%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.20%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.60%) CentOS
7 1 (0.60%) VMS
7 1 (0.60%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.60%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (18.56%) Project Management
2 26 (15.57%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (12.57%) Problem-Solving
4 18 (10.78%) Migration
5 15 (8.98%) Workflow
6 12 (7.19%) ERP
7 11 (6.59%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (6.59%) Data Analysis
7 11 (6.59%) Data Modelling
8 10 (5.99%) SOA
8 10 (5.99%) Test Scripting
9 9 (5.39%) Data Management
9 9 (5.39%) DevOps
9 9 (5.39%) Incident Management
9 9 (5.39%) Integration Testing
9 9 (5.39%) ITSM
9 9 (5.39%) Test Automation
10 8 (4.79%) Analytics
10 8 (4.79%) Data Migration
10 8 (4.79%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 72 (43.11%) SQL
2 33 (19.76%) Java
3 24 (14.37%) PL/SQL
4 13 (7.78%) C#
5 10 (5.99%) C
6 8 (4.79%) Python
7 5 (2.99%) C++
7 5 (2.99%) VB
8 4 (2.40%) Groovy
8 4 (2.40%) PowerShell
9 3 (1.80%) Bash Shell
9 3 (1.80%) Fortran
9 3 (1.80%) VBScript
10 2 (1.20%) PHP
10 2 (1.20%) Ruby
10 2 (1.20%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.20%) VBA
11 1 (0.60%) DCL
11 1 (0.60%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.60%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 36 (21.56%) Security Cleared
2 33 (19.76%) SC Cleared
3 20 (11.98%) Degree
4 9 (5.39%) MOS
5 6 (3.59%) DV Cleared
6 4 (2.40%) ISEB
6 4 (2.40%) ISTQB
6 4 (2.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (1.80%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.19%) SLA
2 3 (1.80%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.80%) QA
3 2 (1.20%) Government Security Classifications
4 1 (0.60%) GDPR
System Software
1 7 (4.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.99%) StorNext
3 4 (2.40%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.40%) Docker
4 1 (0.60%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.60%) KVM
4 1 (0.60%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (4.19%) Amdocs OSS
2 5 (2.99%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (2.40%) HP ALM
3 4 (2.40%) SCCM
3 4 (2.40%) SCOM
4 3 (1.80%) Ansible
5 2 (1.20%) MOM
6 1 (0.60%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.60%) Cisco UCCE
6 1 (0.60%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.60%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.60%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.60%) Nagios
6 1 (0.60%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.60%) Puppet
Vendors
1 31 (18.56%) Microsoft
2 19 (11.38%) HP
3 14 (8.38%) IBM
4 12 (7.19%) SAP
5 10 (5.99%) Informatica
6 9 (5.39%) Sun
7 8 (4.79%) FNZ
7 8 (4.79%) Huawei
7 8 (4.79%) VMware
8 7 (4.19%) Amdocs
8 7 (4.19%) AppDynamics
8 7 (4.19%) Cramer
9 6 (3.59%) Hyperion
9 6 (3.59%) TIBCO
10 4 (2.40%) MuleSoft
10 4 (2.40%) Veeam
11 3 (1.80%) Concur
12 2 (1.20%) Fiorano
12 2 (1.20%) Splunk
12 2 (1.20%) Teradata