Period
to 19 October 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 October 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 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 16 26
Rank change year-on-year +6 +10 -2
Contract jobs citing Oracle 143 108 90
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 9.96% 8.59% 5.91%
As % of the Vendors category 21.54% 16.59% 11.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 56 55
Reading median daily rate £450 £444 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.41% +0.85% -16.19%
10th Percentile £340 £306 £293
90th Percentile £575 £613 £588
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £438 £450
% change year-on-year -2.86% -2.78% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Reading median hourly rate - £20.00 -
Berkshire median hourly rate £50.00 £25.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year +96.08% +104.00% -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 664 651 751
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 46.24% 51.79% 49.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 345 321 395
Reading median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £213 £275 £193
90th Percentile £575 £588 £569
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +0.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 46 55
Reading median hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +45.45% -48.96%
10th Percentile £11.00 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £44.50 £47.50 £40.57
Berkshire median hourly rate £18.00 £15.25 £12.50
% change year-on-year +18.03% +22.00% -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 19 October 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 October 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 63 (44.06%) SQL
2 38 (26.57%) Microsoft
3 34 (23.78%) Finance
4 28 (19.58%) PL/SQL
4 28 (19.58%) Java
5 25 (17.48%) Security Cleared
5 25 (17.48%) Oracle Database
6 23 (16.08%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (14.69%) Unix
7 21 (14.69%) Linux
7 21 (14.69%) SC Cleared
8 20 (13.99%) HP
9 19 (13.29%) Project Management
9 19 (13.29%) Workflow
10 18 (12.59%) Windows
10 18 (12.59%) C#
11 17 (11.89%) Firewall
12 16 (11.19%) Microsoft Office
12 16 (11.19%) XML
12 16 (11.19%) Microsoft Excel
12 16 (11.19%) Telecoms
13 15 (10.49%) SAP
13 15 (10.49%) Web Services
13 15 (10.49%) J2EE
14 14 (9.79%) SQL Server
14 14 (9.79%) .NET
14 14 (9.79%) SLA
14 14 (9.79%) Degree
15 13 (9.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
15 13 (9.09%) Migration

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 (6.99%) Oracle Workflow
2 8 (5.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (3.50%) CMS
4 3 (2.10%) PowerExchange
4 3 (2.10%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.40%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.40%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (1.40%) JBoss
5 2 (1.40%) OpenStack
5 2 (1.40%) Oracle BPEL
5 2 (1.40%) Oracle Service Bus
5 2 (1.40%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.40%) Tomcat
Applications
1 16 (11.19%) Microsoft Excel
1 16 (11.19%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (9.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (4.20%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (3.50%) Eloqua
2 5 (3.50%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (2.10%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (2.10%) Sonata
4 2 (1.40%) Infor M3
4 2 (1.40%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (1.40%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.70%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.70%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.70%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.50%) IaaS
3 4 (2.80%) PaaS
4 3 (2.10%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (2.10%) SaaS
5 2 (1.40%) GitHub
6 1 (0.70%) BlazeMeter
6 1 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.70%) Office 365
6 1 (0.70%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 17 (11.89%) Firewall
2 11 (7.69%) SAN
3 7 (4.90%) VoIP
4 4 (2.80%) DNS
4 4 (2.80%) Ethernet
4 4 (2.80%) MPLS
4 4 (2.80%) Wireless
5 3 (2.10%) DHCP
5 3 (2.10%) FTP
5 3 (2.10%) Internet
6 2 (1.40%) ISDN
6 2 (1.40%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.70%) NAS
7 1 (0.70%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (0.70%) SMS
7 1 (0.70%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (17.48%) Oracle Database
2 14 (9.79%) SQL Server
3 9 (6.29%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (5.59%) Oracle Database 12c
4 8 (5.59%) Oracle Reports
5 7 (4.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (4.20%) BusinessObjects
6 6 (4.20%) Relational Database
7 5 (3.50%) Power BI
8 4 (2.80%) MongoDB
8 4 (2.80%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (2.10%) Oracle Smart View
9 3 (2.10%) PowerCenter
9 3 (2.10%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (2.10%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (2.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (1.40%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.40%) MySQL
10 2 (1.40%) Oracle ODI
10 2 (1.40%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (3.50%) PVCS
1 5 (3.50%) SoapUI
2 4 (2.80%) Jenkins
2 4 (2.80%) Toad
3 3 (2.10%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.10%) LoadRunner
3 3 (2.10%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (2.10%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (2.10%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.40%) Maven
4 2 (1.40%) MSI
4 2 (1.40%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (0.70%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.70%) JIRA
5 1 (0.70%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.70%) ProC
5 1 (0.70%) Selenium
5 1 (0.70%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (0.70%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.70%) Zephyr
General
1 34 (23.78%) Finance
2 16 (11.19%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.50%) Marketing
3 5 (3.50%) Retail
4 2 (1.40%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.70%) Banking
5 1 (0.70%) Billing
Job Titles
1 37 (25.87%) Developer
2 19 (13.29%) Architect
3 18 (12.59%) Consultant
4 11 (7.69%) Java Developer
5 10 (6.99%) Analyst
5 10 (6.99%) Oracle Consultant
6 9 (6.29%) Coordinator
6 9 (6.29%) Oracle Developer
6 9 (6.29%) OSS Engineer
6 9 (6.29%) OSS Support Engineer
6 9 (6.29%) Project Coordinator
6 9 (6.29%) Support Engineer
7 8 (5.59%) C# Developer
8 7 (4.90%) Project Manager
9 6 (4.20%) .NET Developer
9 6 (4.20%) Solutions Architect
10 5 (3.50%) OSS Architect
10 5 (3.50%) SQL Developer
10 5 (3.50%) Technical Manager
10 5 (3.50%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (11.19%) XML
2 15 (10.49%) J2EE
2 15 (10.49%) Web Services
3 14 (9.79%) .NET
4 9 (6.29%) REST
5 8 (5.59%) Spring
6 6 (4.20%) Spring Boot
6 6 (4.20%) XSLT
7 5 (3.50%) ASP.NET
7 5 (3.50%) Oracle Fusion
7 5 (3.50%) SOAP
8 4 (2.80%) .NET Framework
8 4 (2.80%) Middleware
8 4 (2.80%) STL
8 4 (2.80%) WinForms
9 3 (2.10%) CSS
9 3 (2.10%) HTML
10 2 (1.40%) EDI
10 2 (1.40%) Hibernate
10 2 (1.40%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.39%) Management Information System
2 10 (6.99%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (6.99%) Computer Science
3 9 (6.29%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (3.50%) Virtual Team
5 4 (2.80%) Data Centre
5 4 (2.80%) N-Tier
5 4 (2.80%) Smart Meter
6 3 (2.10%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.40%) Clustering
7 2 (1.40%) HP Storage
7 2 (1.40%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Licensing
8 1 (0.70%) NHS
8 1 (0.70%) Optoelectronics
8 1 (0.70%) PKI
8 1 (0.70%) Replication
8 1 (0.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (14.69%) Linux
1 21 (14.69%) Unix
2 18 (12.59%) Windows
3 6 (4.20%) OpenVMS
4 5 (3.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (2.80%) Windows Server
6 3 (2.10%) Windows 7
6 3 (2.10%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (2.10%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (2.10%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.70%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (16.08%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (13.29%) Project Management
2 19 (13.29%) Workflow
3 13 (9.09%) Migration
3 13 (9.09%) Scrum
4 12 (8.39%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (7.69%) OO
6 10 (6.99%) Problem-Solving
7 9 (6.29%) Cybersecurity
7 9 (6.29%) Data Entry
7 9 (6.29%) ITSM
8 8 (5.59%) Data Modelling
8 8 (5.59%) MVC
8 8 (5.59%) SOA
9 7 (4.90%) Analytics
9 7 (4.90%) Data Analysis
9 7 (4.90%) DevOps
9 7 (4.90%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (4.90%) ETL
10 6 (4.20%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 63 (44.06%) SQL
2 28 (19.58%) Java
2 28 (19.58%) PL/SQL
3 18 (12.59%) C#
4 5 (3.50%) C
4 5 (3.50%) C++
4 5 (3.50%) Python
5 4 (2.80%) Groovy
5 4 (2.80%) JavaScript
5 4 (2.80%) PowerShell
5 4 (2.80%) VB
6 3 (2.10%) Fortran
7 2 (1.40%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.40%) PHP
7 2 (1.40%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.40%) VBA
8 1 (0.70%) DCL
8 1 (0.70%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.70%) TypeScript
8 1 (0.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 25 (17.48%) Security Cleared
2 21 (14.69%) SC Cleared
3 14 (9.79%) Degree
4 9 (6.29%) MOS
5 6 (4.20%) DV Cleared
6 4 (2.80%) ISEB
6 4 (2.80%) ISTQB
6 4 (2.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (2.80%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (2.10%) CCIE
7 3 (2.10%) CCNA
7 3 (2.10%) CCNP
7 3 (2.10%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (2.10%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 3 (2.10%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.79%) SLA
2 4 (2.80%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.40%) Government Security Classifications
3 2 (1.40%) QA
4 1 (0.70%) GDPR
4 1 (0.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (4.20%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.80%) Docker
3 4 (2.80%) KVM
4 2 (1.40%) vSphere
5 1 (0.70%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 10 (6.99%) Amdocs OSS
2 4 (2.80%) HP ALM
2 4 (2.80%) SCCM
2 4 (2.80%) SCOM
3 2 (1.40%) Ansible
3 2 (1.40%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (1.40%) Cisco UCCE
3 2 (1.40%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (1.40%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (1.40%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (1.40%) MOM
3 2 (1.40%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (0.70%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 38 (26.57%) Microsoft
2 20 (13.99%) HP
3 15 (10.49%) SAP
4 11 (7.69%) VMware
5 10 (6.99%) Amdocs
5 10 (6.99%) Cramer
6 9 (6.29%) Huawei
6 9 (6.29%) IBM
6 9 (6.29%) Sun
7 8 (5.59%) Informatica
8 6 (4.20%) Hyperion
9 4 (2.80%) AppDynamics
9 4 (2.80%) TIBCO
9 4 (2.80%) Veeam
10 3 (2.10%) Acme Packet
10 3 (2.10%) FNZ
10 3 (2.10%) MuleSoft
10 3 (2.10%) Sonus
11 2 (1.40%) Lumension
11 2 (1.40%) Splunk