Period
to 25 June 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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 30 27
Rank change year-on-year +18 -3 -3
Contract jobs citing Oracle 139 70 114
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 10.21% 5.63% 6.12%
As % of the Vendors category 19.44% 11.49% 11.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 30 75
Reading median daily rate £450 £438 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% -2.78% -
10th Percentile £330 £171 £331
90th Percentile £618 £604 £575
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 13 0
Reading median hourly rate - £15.00 -
Berkshire median hourly rate £30.00 £15.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year +100.00% +20.00% -81.62%

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 715 609 973
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 52.50% 48.99% 52.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 429 263 528
Reading median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% -
10th Percentile £250 £210 £224
90th Percentile £623 £550 £525
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 60 56
Reading median hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £18.56
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -19.16% -13.90%
10th Percentile £11.34 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £52.75 £53.94 £59.33
Berkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £13.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year +25.93% +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 25 June 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 25 June 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 58 (41.73%) SQL
2 35 (25.18%) Security Cleared
3 31 (22.30%) SC Cleared
4 30 (21.58%) Finance
5 27 (19.42%) Project Management
5 27 (19.42%) Unix
5 27 (19.42%) Linux
5 27 (19.42%) Analytical Skills
6 25 (17.99%) Microsoft
7 22 (15.83%) Migration
7 22 (15.83%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (15.11%) Problem-Solving
9 20 (14.39%) HP
9 20 (14.39%) Windows
9 20 (14.39%) Java
10 18 (12.95%) Degree
10 18 (12.95%) Microsoft Azure
11 17 (12.23%) Oracle Database
11 17 (12.23%) ERP
12 14 (10.07%) Business Intelligence
13 13 (9.35%) XML
13 13 (9.35%) Incident Management
13 13 (9.35%) Test Automation
14 12 (8.63%) Test Scripting
14 12 (8.63%) Data Analysis
14 12 (8.63%) SQL Server
14 12 (8.63%) PL/SQL
15 11 (7.91%) Workflow
15 11 (7.91%) Firewall
15 11 (7.91%) Management Information System

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 7 (5.04%) Oracle Workflow
2 6 (4.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (3.60%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.88%) CMS
5 3 (2.16%) Oracle Service Bus
5 3 (2.16%) SAS
5 3 (2.16%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.44%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.72%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.72%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.72%) PowerExchange
7 1 (0.72%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.72%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (2.16%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (2.16%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (2.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (1.44%) SPSS
3 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.72%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (6.47%) Sonata
2 7 (5.04%) Oracle BPM
2 7 (5.04%) Oracle ERP
3 6 (4.32%) Eloqua
3 6 (4.32%) Oracle Retail
4 4 (2.88%) Infor M3
4 4 (2.88%) Oracle Cash Management
4 4 (2.88%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (2.16%) Oracle CRM
5 3 (2.16%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (2.16%) Oracle Payables
5 3 (2.16%) Primavera
6 1 (0.72%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.72%) Oracle Clinical
6 1 (0.72%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 18 (12.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.44%) Office 365
3 1 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.72%) BlazeMeter
3 1 (0.72%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (0.72%) GitHub
3 1 (0.72%) Oracle CX
3 1 (0.72%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.91%) Firewall
2 2 (1.44%) DNS
2 2 (1.44%) Ethernet
2 2 (1.44%) MPLS
2 2 (1.44%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.44%) Wireless
3 1 (0.72%) SAN
3 1 (0.72%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.72%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (12.23%) Oracle Database
2 12 (8.63%) SQL Server
3 11 (7.91%) Relational Database
4 10 (7.19%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (6.47%) Power BI
6 8 (5.76%) Oracle Database 12c
7 6 (4.32%) Oracle Reports
7 6 (4.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (3.60%) DB2
8 5 (3.60%) Oracle Database 10g
9 4 (2.88%) BusinessObjects
9 4 (2.88%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (2.16%) Azure SQL Database
10 3 (2.16%) Big Data
10 3 (2.16%) MongoDB
10 3 (2.16%) MS Access
10 3 (2.16%) Oracle Smart View
10 3 (2.16%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (2.16%) QlikView
10 3 (2.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (5.76%) SoapUI
2 6 (4.32%) Jenkins
3 4 (2.88%) MSI
3 4 (2.88%) PVCS
4 3 (2.16%) JIRA
4 3 (2.16%) LoadRunner
4 3 (2.16%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (1.44%) Selenium
5 2 (1.44%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (1.44%) Toad
6 1 (0.72%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.72%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.72%) gulp
6 1 (0.72%) HP UFT
6 1 (0.72%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.72%) ProC
6 1 (0.72%) Protractor
6 1 (0.72%) Zephyr
General
1 30 (21.58%) Finance
2 9 (6.47%) Retail
3 8 (5.76%) Marketing
4 6 (4.32%) Telecoms
5 5 (3.60%) French Language
5 5 (3.60%) German Language
6 4 (2.88%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.72%) Billing
7 1 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 26 (18.71%) Analyst
2 16 (11.51%) Consultant
3 14 (10.07%) Developer
4 10 (7.19%) Project Manager
5 9 (6.47%) Architect
5 9 (6.47%) Test Analyst
6 8 (5.76%) Business Analyst
6 8 (5.76%) Designer
6 8 (5.76%) Integration Analyst
6 8 (5.76%) Integration Test Analyst
6 8 (5.76%) Oracle Analyst
7 7 (5.04%) Tester
8 6 (4.32%) Administrator
8 6 (4.32%) Oracle Business Analyst
8 6 (4.32%) Support Engineer
9 5 (3.60%) CRM Specialist
9 5 (3.60%) OSS Engineer
9 5 (3.60%) OSS Support Engineer
9 5 (3.60%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
9 5 (3.60%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (9.35%) XML
2 10 (7.19%) Oracle Fusion
3 7 (5.04%) Middleware
4 5 (3.60%) Web Services
5 4 (2.88%) .NET
5 4 (2.88%) J2EE
5 4 (2.88%) REST
6 3 (2.16%) .NET Framework
6 3 (2.16%) STL
7 2 (1.44%) Spring
7 2 (1.44%) Spring Boot
8 1 (0.72%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.72%) Hibernate
8 1 (0.72%) JSON
8 1 (0.72%) Kafka
8 1 (0.72%) Node.js
8 1 (0.72%) RESTful
8 1 (0.72%) WebCenter
8 1 (0.72%) WinForms
8 1 (0.72%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 27 (19.42%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (7.91%) Computer Science
2 11 (7.91%) Management Information System
3 9 (6.47%) Data Centre
4 8 (5.76%) Smart Meter
5 3 (2.16%) Replication
6 2 (1.44%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (1.44%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.72%) Clustering
7 1 (0.72%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.72%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.72%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.72%) Optoelectronics
7 1 (0.72%) Robotics
7 1 (0.72%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.72%) User Experience
7 1 (0.72%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 27 (19.42%) Linux
1 27 (19.42%) Unix
2 20 (14.39%) Windows
3 4 (2.88%) OpenVMS
3 4 (2.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (2.88%) Windows Vista
4 1 (0.72%) CentOS
4 1 (0.72%) Solaris
4 1 (0.72%) VMS
4 1 (0.72%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.72%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (19.42%) Project Management
2 22 (15.83%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (15.83%) Migration
3 21 (15.11%) Problem-Solving
4 17 (12.23%) ERP
5 14 (10.07%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (9.35%) Incident Management
6 13 (9.35%) Test Automation
7 12 (8.63%) Data Analysis
7 12 (8.63%) Test Scripting
8 11 (7.91%) Workflow
9 10 (7.19%) Data Modelling
9 10 (7.19%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (6.47%) Data Management
10 9 (6.47%) Integration Testing
11 8 (5.76%) Analytics
11 8 (5.76%) CRM
11 8 (5.76%) System Integration Testing
12 7 (5.04%) Defect Management
12 7 (5.04%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 58 (41.73%) SQL
2 20 (14.39%) Java
3 12 (8.63%) PL/SQL
4 9 (6.47%) C
5 7 (5.04%) Python
6 6 (4.32%) C#
6 6 (4.32%) PowerShell
7 4 (2.88%) C++
8 3 (2.16%) VBScript
9 2 (1.44%) F#
9 2 (1.44%) Fortran
9 2 (1.44%) R
9 2 (1.44%) Ruby
9 2 (1.44%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.72%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.72%) DCL
10 1 (0.72%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.72%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.72%) VB
10 1 (0.72%) VBA
Qualifications
1 35 (25.18%) Security Cleared
2 31 (22.30%) SC Cleared
3 18 (12.95%) Degree
4 8 (5.76%) DV Cleared
5 5 (3.60%) MOS
6 1 (0.72%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.72%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.04%) SLA
2 4 (2.88%) QA
3 2 (1.44%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.72%) GDPR
System Software
1 8 (5.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (5.04%) Active Directory
3 5 (3.60%) StorNext
4 2 (1.44%) Apache Flume
4 2 (1.44%) Docker
5 1 (0.72%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 6 (4.32%) SCCM
1 6 (4.32%) SCOM
2 5 (3.60%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (2.88%) HP ALM
3 4 (2.88%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 2 (1.44%) MOM
4 2 (1.44%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.44%) Puppet
5 1 (0.72%) Amdocs OSS
5 1 (0.72%) Ansible
5 1 (0.72%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (0.72%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.72%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (0.72%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.72%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.72%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 1 (0.72%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.72%) Nagios
Vendors
1 25 (17.99%) Microsoft
2 20 (14.39%) HP
3 11 (7.91%) VMware
4 10 (7.19%) IBM
5 9 (6.47%) FNZ
5 9 (6.47%) SAP
6 8 (5.76%) AppDynamics
7 7 (5.04%) Informatica
7 7 (5.04%) TIBCO
8 6 (4.32%) Veeam
9 5 (3.60%) Sun
10 4 (2.88%) Huawei
11 3 (2.16%) Hyperion
11 3 (2.16%) Lumension
11 3 (2.16%) McAfee
11 3 (2.16%) Teradata
12 2 (1.44%) Capita
12 2 (1.44%) CyberArk
12 2 (1.44%) Talend
12 2 (1.44%) Vertica