Period
to 20 September 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough 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 20 September 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 > Slough
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 21 12
Rank change year-on-year +7 -9 +16
Contract jobs citing Oracle 24 14 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 7.29% 4.70% 9.94%
As % of the Vendors category 16.22% 9.21% 15.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 21
Slough median daily rate £275 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.14% +3.57% -22.27%
10th Percentile £113 £320 £285
90th Percentile £349 £580 £450
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £438 £450
% change year-on-year -2.86% -2.78% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough median hourly rate - - -
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 Slough.

All Vendors
Slough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 148 152 202
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 44.98% 51.01% 62.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 94 123
Slough median daily rate £355 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.33% +3.45% +13.28%
10th Percentile £125 £217 £225
90th Percentile £527 £525 £480
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +0.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 3
Slough median hourly rate £20.00 £13.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +53.85% -23.53% -2.86%
10th Percentile £15.55 £13.00 £11.70
90th Percentile £20.40 £13.00 £20.05
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £15.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year +33.33% +20.00% -42.00%

Oracle
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

Job postings citing Oracle as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Slough.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle in Slough

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle in Slough

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle in Slough over the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle in Slough

Oracle
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle in Slough

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 Slough region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 10 (41.67%) SQL
2 9 (37.50%) Oracle EBS R12
2 9 (37.50%) Oracle Payables
3 8 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (33.33%) Finance
3 8 (33.33%) Migration
4 7 (29.17%) Data Cleansing
4 7 (29.17%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (25.00%) Oracle Receivables
5 6 (25.00%) Data Centre
5 6 (25.00%) Billing
5 6 (25.00%) Citrix
6 5 (20.83%) DNS
6 5 (20.83%) VBA
6 5 (20.83%) Unix
6 5 (20.83%) CSG Singleview
6 5 (20.83%) Telecoms
6 5 (20.83%) Tekelec
6 5 (20.83%) Data Migration
6 5 (20.83%) Data Mapping
7 4 (16.67%) Data Quality
7 4 (16.67%) Sandvine
7 4 (16.67%) Accounts Payable
7 4 (16.67%) PL/SQL
7 4 (16.67%) SLA
8 3 (12.50%) Red Hat
8 3 (12.50%) VCL
8 3 (12.50%) Delphi
8 3 (12.50%) Solaris
8 3 (12.50%) Linux

Oracle
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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 2 (8.33%) Apache
2 1 (4.17%) IBM Notes
2 1 (4.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (37.50%) Oracle EBS R12
1 9 (37.50%) Oracle Payables
2 6 (25.00%) Oracle Receivables
3 5 (20.83%) CSG Singleview
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) DNS
2 1 (4.17%) LAN
2 1 (4.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.17%) QlikView
2 1 (4.17%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.17%) JIRA
General
1 8 (33.33%) Finance
2 6 (25.00%) Billing
3 5 (20.83%) Telecoms
4 2 (8.33%) Banking
4 2 (8.33%) Digital Economy
5 1 (4.17%) French Language
5 1 (4.17%) German Language
5 1 (4.17%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Analyst
2 7 (29.17%) Data Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Data Migration Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Financial Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Migration Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Consultant
4 3 (12.50%) Help Desk Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Oracle Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (8.33%) Accounts Payable Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Data Migration Lead
5 2 (8.33%) Delphi Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Telecoms Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Billing Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Data Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Mobile Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Unix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) VCL
2 2 (8.33%) SOAP
3 1 (4.17%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.17%) iSeries
3 1 (4.17%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Unix
2 3 (12.50%) CentOS
2 3 (12.50%) Linux
2 3 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (12.50%) Solaris
3 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) Migration
2 7 (29.17%) Data Cleansing
2 7 (29.17%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (20.83%) Data Mapping
3 5 (20.83%) Data Migration
4 4 (16.67%) Accounts Payable
5 3 (12.50%) Data Management
5 3 (12.50%) OO
5 3 (12.50%) OOP
5 3 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (8.33%) Configuration Management
6 2 (8.33%) Data Analysis
6 2 (8.33%) Data Protection
6 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
6 2 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (4.17%) Accounts Receivable
7 1 (4.17%) System Integration Testing
7 1 (4.17%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) SQL
2 5 (20.83%) VBA
3 4 (16.67%) PL/SQL
4 3 (12.50%) Delphi
5 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (8.33%) Perl
5 2 (8.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) Data Quality
1 4 (16.67%) SLA
2 3 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) NFS
1 2 (8.33%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Citrix
2 5 (20.83%) Tekelec
3 4 (16.67%) Sandvine
4 3 (12.50%) DevExpress
4 3 (12.50%) Red Hat
5 2 (8.33%) NetApp
5 2 (8.33%) Siebel
5 2 (8.33%) VMware
6 1 (4.17%) Ariba
6 1 (4.17%) Cognos
6 1 (4.17%) Lotus
6 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (4.17%) SAP