The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 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 3 months to 30 March 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
West Midlands / Shropshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 6 6
Rank change year-on-year -13 0  
Contract jobs citing Oracle 14 100 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 7.57% 23.09% 19.15%
As % of the Vendors category 15.73% 32.89% 34.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 28 14
Median daily rate £450 £470 £495
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.25% -5.05%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £391 £441
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £516 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.91%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £40.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year -2.50% +3.89%  

Oracle is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Shropshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Shropshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 89 304 105
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 48.11% 70.21% 55.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 97 50
Median daily rate £496 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.89% -11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £370 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £535 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £34.38 - £13.06
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.75 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.00% +10.29%  

Oracle
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Shropshire citing Oracle as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle in Shropshire

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Oracle in Shropshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle in Shropshire

Oracle
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle in Shropshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle in Shropshire

Oracle
Contract Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford -12 13 £448 -4.67% 5
Oracle
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 32 (61.54%) SQL
2 29 (55.77%) Unix
3 27 (51.92%) Java
4 23 (44.23%) webMethods
5 20 (38.46%) XML
6 18 (34.62%) WebLogic
7 17 (32.69%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (28.85%) PL/SQL
9 13 (25.00%) J2EE
10 12 (23.08%) Windows
10 12 (23.08%) CheckPoint
10 12 (23.08%) Shell Script
10 12 (23.08%) Pega
10 12 (23.08%) Test Strategy
11 11 (21.15%) Finance
12 10 (19.23%) Waterfall
12 10 (19.23%) Microsoft Azure
12 10 (19.23%) Amazon AWS
13 9 (17.31%) SC Cleared
13 9 (17.31%) Security Cleared
13 9 (17.31%) Aruba
13 9 (17.31%) Mentoring
13 9 (17.31%) System Integration Testing
13 9 (17.31%) Fortinet
13 9 (17.31%) OSPF
13 9 (17.31%) Informatica
13 9 (17.31%) Cisco
13 9 (17.31%) RUP
14 8 (15.38%) BEA
14 8 (15.38%) Problem Management

Oracle
Co-occurring IT Skills in Shropshire 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 18 (34.62%) WebLogic
2 6 (11.54%) Confluence
3 4 (7.69%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (5.77%) Apache Spark
4 3 (5.77%) Documentum
5 2 (3.85%) SAS
6 1 (1.92%) Jetty
6 1 (1.92%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.77%) assyst
1 3 (5.77%) Oracle BPM
1 3 (5.77%) SAP HR
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (1.92%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 10 (19.23%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (19.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (17.31%) OSPF
2 6 (11.54%) BGP
2 6 (11.54%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (11.54%) Firewall
2 6 (11.54%) WAN
3 3 (5.77%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.38%) Hadoop
2 5 (9.62%) SQL Server
3 4 (7.69%) Oracle OWB
4 3 (5.77%) Apache Hive
4 3 (5.77%) HBase
4 3 (5.77%) MongoDB
4 3 (5.77%) MS Access
4 3 (5.77%) MySQL
4 3 (5.77%) NoSQL
4 3 (5.77%) Pentaho
4 3 (5.77%) RDBMS
4 3 (5.77%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.85%) Big Data
5 2 (3.85%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (3.85%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.92%) Data Mart
6 1 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.92%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (11.54%) CA Gen
1 6 (11.54%) JIRA
2 4 (7.69%) ClearCase
2 4 (7.69%) PVCS
2 4 (7.69%) Toad
3 3 (5.77%) Eclipse
3 3 (5.77%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.85%) ClearQuest
4 2 (3.85%) Cucumber
4 2 (3.85%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.85%) SoapUI
4 2 (3.85%) Subversion
5 1 (1.92%) Gatling
5 1 (1.92%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.92%) Maven
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.92%) Selenium
5 1 (1.92%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 11 (21.15%) Finance
2 1 (1.92%) Advertising
2 1 (1.92%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 15 (28.85%) Developer
2 8 (15.38%) webMethods Developer
3 7 (13.46%) Analyst
3 7 (13.46%) Architect
3 7 (13.46%) Network Engineer
4 6 (11.54%) Design Engineer
4 6 (11.54%) Implementation Engineer
4 6 (11.54%) Network Design Engineer
4 6 (11.54%) Network Implementation Engineer
5 5 (9.62%) Test Analyst
5 5 (9.62%) Test Manager
6 3 (5.77%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Java Developer
6 3 (5.77%) Operations Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (5.77%) SSIS Developer
7 2 (3.85%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Hadoop Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Migration Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (38.46%) XML
2 13 (25.00%) J2EE
3 7 (13.46%) EDIFACT
4 5 (9.62%) JSON
4 5 (9.62%) SOAP
5 1 (1.92%) jQuery
5 1 (1.92%) MDX
5 1 (1.92%) Middleware
5 1 (1.92%) REST
5 1 (1.92%) Servlets
5 1 (1.92%) Spring
5 1 (1.92%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.54%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.85%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.92%) CMDB
3 1 (1.92%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 29 (55.77%) Unix
2 12 (23.08%) Windows
3 4 (7.69%) AIX
4 3 (5.77%) Linux
5 1 (1.92%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (1.92%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (32.69%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (23.08%) Test Strategy
3 10 (19.23%) Waterfall
4 9 (17.31%) Mentoring
4 9 (17.31%) RUP
4 9 (17.31%) System Integration Testing
5 8 (15.38%) Migration
5 8 (15.38%) Problem Management
6 6 (11.54%) Configuration Management
6 6 (11.54%) Network Design
6 6 (11.54%) OO
6 6 (11.54%) Test Scripting
7 5 (9.62%) Customer Requirements
7 5 (9.62%) Process Improvement
7 5 (9.62%) Software Architecture
7 5 (9.62%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (7.69%) DevOps
8 4 (7.69%) Integration Testing
8 4 (7.69%) Scrum
8 4 (7.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 32 (61.54%) SQL
2 27 (51.92%) Java
3 15 (28.85%) PL/SQL
4 12 (23.08%) Shell Script
5 7 (13.46%) Perl
6 4 (7.69%) JavaScript
7 3 (5.77%) ABAP
7 3 (5.77%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.92%) COBOL
8 1 (1.92%) PHP
8 1 (1.92%) Prolog
8 1 (1.92%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (17.31%) SC Cleared
1 9 (17.31%) Security Cleared
2 4 (7.69%) ISEB
2 4 (7.69%) ISTQB
2 4 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (3.85%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.92%) CCIE
4 1 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 4 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (3.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (7.69%) Puppet
2 3 (5.77%) Terraform
3 1 (1.92%) BladeLogic
3 1 (1.92%) logstash
3 1 (1.92%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 23 (44.23%) webMethods
2 12 (23.08%) CheckPoint
2 12 (23.08%) Pega
3 9 (17.31%) Aruba
3 9 (17.31%) Cisco
3 9 (17.31%) Fortinet
3 9 (17.31%) Informatica
4 8 (15.38%) BEA
5 7 (13.46%) Microsoft
6 6 (11.54%) Blue Coat
6 6 (11.54%) Cloudera
7 4 (7.69%) SAP
8 3 (5.77%) Remedy
8 3 (5.77%) Riverbed
9 1 (1.92%) BMC
9 1 (1.92%) CA
9 1 (1.92%) HP
9 1 (1.92%) Hyperion
9 1 (1.92%) IBM
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 19 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £495 - £496.15 per day
Posted: 6 days ago