Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 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
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 14 21
Rank change year-on-year -1 +7 +2
Contract jobs citing Oracle 133 114 99
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 8.43% 8.96% 6.78%
As % of the Vendors category 18.58% 17.25% 12.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 65 66
Reading median daily rate £450 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% -5.26%
10th Percentile £354 £306 £281
90th Percentile £582 £615 £588
Berkshire median daily rate £445 £431 £473
% change year-on-year +3.19% -8.73% +5.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Reading median hourly rate £66.50 £15.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +343.33% - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £58.25 £31.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year +87.90% +148.00% -62.69%

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 716 661 765
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 45.37% 51.92% 52.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 341 360 366
Reading median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% -4.76%
10th Percentile £188 £275 £213
90th Percentile £575 £575 £575
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £405
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 30 55
Reading median hourly rate £21.50 £16.74 £12.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.43% +35.82% -42.81%
10th Percentile £10.05 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £41.95 £47.50 £50.31
Berkshire median hourly rate £19.50 £14.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year +34.48% +11.54% -34.18%

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 13 December 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 13 December 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 52 (39.10%) SQL
2 40 (30.08%) Microsoft
3 31 (23.31%) Finance
4 27 (20.30%) Java
5 25 (18.80%) PL/SQL
5 25 (18.80%) Security Cleared
6 23 (17.29%) HP
7 21 (15.79%) Linux
7 21 (15.79%) Firewall
7 21 (15.79%) Oracle Database
8 20 (15.04%) SC Cleared
9 19 (14.29%) Degree
9 19 (14.29%) Unix
10 18 (13.53%) Agile Software Development
11 17 (12.78%) Workflow
11 17 (12.78%) Windows
11 17 (12.78%) Microsoft Excel
12 16 (12.03%) Microsoft Office
12 16 (12.03%) Project Management
12 16 (12.03%) Telecoms
13 15 (11.28%) J2EE
13 15 (11.28%) C#
13 15 (11.28%) SLA
14 14 (10.53%) XML
15 13 (9.77%) SAP
15 13 (9.77%) Web Services
15 13 (9.77%) SQL Server
15 13 (9.77%) Management Information System
15 13 (9.77%) Scrum
15 13 (9.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint

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 9 (6.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 8 (6.02%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (3.01%) CMS
4 3 (2.26%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.50%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.50%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (1.50%) JBoss
5 2 (1.50%) OpenStack
5 2 (1.50%) Oracle BPEL
5 2 (1.50%) Oracle Service Bus
5 2 (1.50%) PowerExchange
5 2 (1.50%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.50%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.75%) Smallworld
Applications
1 17 (12.78%) Microsoft Excel
2 16 (12.03%) Microsoft Office
3 13 (9.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 7 (5.26%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (3.76%) Eloqua
3 4 (3.01%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (2.26%) Oracle CRM
5 2 (1.50%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (1.50%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (1.50%) Oracle Retail
6 1 (0.75%) Maximo
6 1 (0.75%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.75%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.75%) Primavera
6 1 (0.75%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.76%) IaaS
3 4 (3.01%) PaaS
4 3 (2.26%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (2.26%) SaaS
5 2 (1.50%) GitHub
6 1 (0.75%) BlueKai
6 1 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.75%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 21 (15.79%) Firewall
2 11 (8.27%) SAN
3 7 (5.26%) VoIP
4 4 (3.01%) DNS
4 4 (3.01%) Ethernet
4 4 (3.01%) MPLS
4 4 (3.01%) Wireless
5 3 (2.26%) DHCP
5 3 (2.26%) FTP
5 3 (2.26%) Internet
5 3 (2.26%) Radio Access Network
6 2 (1.50%) ISDN
6 2 (1.50%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.75%) NAS
7 1 (0.75%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (0.75%) SMS
7 1 (0.75%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.75%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (15.79%) Oracle Database
2 13 (9.77%) SQL Server
3 8 (6.02%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (4.51%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (4.51%) Oracle Database 12c
4 6 (4.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (3.76%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (3.76%) Power BI
5 5 (3.76%) Relational Database
6 4 (3.01%) MongoDB
6 4 (3.01%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (2.26%) Oracle Smart View
7 3 (2.26%) PowerCenter
7 3 (2.26%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (2.26%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (2.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.50%) Data Mining
8 2 (1.50%) MySQL
8 2 (1.50%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.50%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (3.01%) PVCS
1 4 (3.01%) SoapUI
1 4 (3.01%) Toad
2 3 (2.26%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.26%) Jenkins
2 3 (2.26%) MSI
2 3 (2.26%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (2.26%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (2.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.50%) LoadRunner
3 2 (1.50%) Maven
3 2 (1.50%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (0.75%) Mercurial
4 1 (0.75%) ProC
4 1 (0.75%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (0.75%) Visual Studio
General
1 31 (23.31%) Finance
2 16 (12.03%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.76%) Marketing
4 3 (2.26%) Retail
5 1 (0.75%) Banking
5 1 (0.75%) Billing
Job Titles
1 34 (25.56%) Developer
2 19 (14.29%) Architect
3 17 (12.78%) Consultant
4 12 (9.02%) OSS Engineer
5 11 (8.27%) Analyst
5 11 (8.27%) Java Developer
6 10 (7.52%) Oracle Consultant
7 9 (6.77%) Coordinator
7 9 (6.77%) Oracle Developer
7 9 (6.77%) OSS Support Engineer
7 9 (6.77%) Project Coordinator
7 9 (6.77%) Support Engineer
8 8 (6.02%) C# Developer
9 7 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
10 6 (4.51%) Operations Manager
11 5 (3.76%) .NET Developer
11 5 (3.76%) Marketing Manager
11 5 (3.76%) OSS Architect
11 5 (3.76%) Project Manager
12 4 (3.01%) Systems Integrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (11.28%) J2EE
2 14 (10.53%) XML
3 13 (9.77%) Web Services
4 11 (8.27%) .NET
5 9 (6.77%) REST
6 8 (6.02%) Spring
7 6 (4.51%) Spring Boot
7 6 (4.51%) XSLT
8 5 (3.76%) ASP.NET
8 5 (3.76%) Middleware
8 5 (3.76%) SOAP
9 4 (3.01%) WinForms
10 3 (2.26%) CSS
10 3 (2.26%) Hibernate
10 3 (2.26%) HTML
10 3 (2.26%) Oracle Fusion
10 3 (2.26%) STL
11 2 (1.50%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (1.50%) ASP.NET Web API
11 2 (1.50%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.77%) Management Information System
2 10 (7.52%) Self-Motivation
3 7 (5.26%) Virtual Team
4 4 (3.01%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.01%) Data Centre
4 4 (3.01%) N-Tier
5 3 (2.26%) Client/Server
5 3 (2.26%) Smart Meter
6 2 (1.50%) Clustering
6 2 (1.50%) HP Storage
6 2 (1.50%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.75%) EPoS
7 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Licensing
7 1 (0.75%) NHS
7 1 (0.75%) Optoelectronics
7 1 (0.75%) PKI
7 1 (0.75%) Replication
7 1 (0.75%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (15.79%) Linux
2 19 (14.29%) Unix
3 17 (12.78%) Windows
4 5 (3.76%) OpenVMS
4 5 (3.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (3.01%) Windows Server
5 4 (3.01%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (3.01%) Windows Vista
6 3 (2.26%) Windows 7
6 3 (2.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (13.53%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (12.78%) Workflow
3 16 (12.03%) Project Management
4 13 (9.77%) Computer Science
4 13 (9.77%) Scrum
5 12 (9.02%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (9.02%) ITSM
6 11 (8.27%) Migration
6 11 (8.27%) OO
7 9 (6.77%) Cybersecurity
7 9 (6.77%) Data Entry
7 9 (6.77%) SOA
8 8 (6.02%) CRM
8 8 (6.02%) Problem-Solving
9 7 (5.26%) Analytics
9 7 (5.26%) DevOps
9 7 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (4.51%) Data Migration
10 6 (4.51%) MVC
10 6 (4.51%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 52 (39.10%) SQL
2 27 (20.30%) Java
3 25 (18.80%) PL/SQL
4 15 (11.28%) C#
5 5 (3.76%) PowerShell
6 4 (3.01%) C
6 4 (3.01%) C++
6 4 (3.01%) Groovy
6 4 (3.01%) JavaScript
6 4 (3.01%) Python
6 4 (3.01%) VB
7 3 (2.26%) Fortran
8 2 (1.50%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.50%) PHP
9 1 (0.75%) Ruby
9 1 (0.75%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.75%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.75%) VBA
9 1 (0.75%) XPath
Qualifications
1 25 (18.80%) Security Cleared
2 20 (15.04%) SC Cleared
3 19 (14.29%) Degree
4 9 (6.77%) MOS
5 5 (3.76%) DV Cleared
6 4 (3.01%) ISEB
6 4 (3.01%) ISTQB
6 4 (3.01%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (3.01%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (2.26%) CCIE
7 3 (2.26%) CCNA
7 3 (2.26%) CCNP
7 3 (2.26%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (2.26%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 3 (2.26%) MCSE
8 2 (1.50%) MBA
9 1 (0.75%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.75%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (11.28%) SLA
2 4 (3.01%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.50%) Government Security Classifications
3 2 (1.50%) QA
3 2 (1.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.75%) GDPR
System Software
1 12 (9.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (4.51%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.01%) Docker
3 4 (3.01%) KVM
4 2 (1.50%) vSphere
5 1 (0.75%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 10 (7.52%) Amdocs OSS
2 4 (3.01%) HP ALM
2 4 (3.01%) SCCM
2 4 (3.01%) SCOM
3 3 (2.26%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 2 (1.50%) Ansible
4 2 (1.50%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (1.50%) Cisco UCCE
4 2 (1.50%) Cisco UCCX
4 2 (1.50%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (1.50%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.75%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.75%) MOM
Vendors
1 40 (30.08%) Microsoft
2 23 (17.29%) HP
3 13 (9.77%) SAP
4 12 (9.02%) Huawei
4 12 (9.02%) IBM
4 12 (9.02%) Sun
4 12 (9.02%) VMware
5 10 (7.52%) Amdocs
5 10 (7.52%) Cramer
6 5 (3.76%) Informatica
7 4 (3.01%) TIBCO
7 4 (3.01%) Veeam
8 3 (2.26%) Acme Packet
8 3 (2.26%) Hyperion
8 3 (2.26%) Lumension
8 3 (2.26%) McAfee
8 3 (2.26%) MuleSoft
8 3 (2.26%) Sonus
9 2 (1.50%) Avaya
9 2 (1.50%) Cisco