Period
to 26 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset with a requirement for Oracle Database skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Oracle Database over the 6 months to 26 July 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.

Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
South West > Somerset
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 - 49
Rank change year-on-year - +49 +2
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 11 0 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 2.44% - 3.10%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.82% - 10.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 11
Somerset median daily rate £425 - £355
10th Percentile £370 - £306
90th Percentile £568 - £400
South West median daily rate £363 £375 £375
% change year-on-year -3.33% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 6
Somerset median hourly rate £39.00 - £31.25
10th Percentile £37.00 - £30.00
90th Percentile £41.00 - £34.88
South West median hourly rate £40.00 - £31.25

Oracle Database is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Somerset
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 112 90 215
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 24.83% 17.79% 30.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 65 147
Somerset median daily rate £388 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.33% +12.78%
10th Percentile £301 £263 £281
90th Percentile £544 £483 £545
South West median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 8
Somerset median hourly rate £47.50 £39.38 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.63% +31.25% -16.67%
10th Percentile £41.20 £37.88 £22.50
90th Percentile £49.13 £45.13 £38.23
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £33.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +21.21% +46.67% -31.82%

Oracle Database
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Database in Somerset

Oracle Database
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Database in Somerset

Oracle Database
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle Database in Somerset over the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle Database in Somerset

Oracle Database
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle Database in Somerset

Oracle Database
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Database within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 26 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath - 7 £425 -
Street - 1 £575 -
Taunton - 1 - -
Yeovil - 1 - -
Oracle Database
South West

For the 6 months to 26 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Database 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Oracle Database.

1 11 (100.00%) Oracle
2 8 (72.73%) Java
2 8 (72.73%) JDBC
2 8 (72.73%) Web Services
2 8 (72.73%) XML
2 8 (72.73%) RESTful
2 8 (72.73%) JPA
3 7 (63.64%) DevOps
3 7 (63.64%) SQL
4 6 (54.55%) Hibernate
4 6 (54.55%) Scrum
5 5 (45.45%) WebLogic
5 5 (45.45%) PL/SQL
5 5 (45.45%) Java EE
5 5 (45.45%) Unit Testing
5 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (36.36%) Maven
6 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (36.36%) Jenkins
6 4 (36.36%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (27.27%) Docker
7 3 (27.27%) Microservices
7 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
7 3 (27.27%) Unix
8 2 (18.18%) AIX
8 2 (18.18%) Linux
8 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
8 2 (18.18%) Front End Development
9 1 (9.09%) Web Operations

Oracle Database
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 5 (45.45%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Firewall
1 1 (9.09%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Jenkins
1 4 (36.36%) Maven
General
1 1 (9.09%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Developer
1 5 (45.45%) Java Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Java Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Applications Support
3 1 (9.09%) DBA
3 1 (9.09%) J2EE Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Applications DBA
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Unix DBA
3 1 (9.09%) Unix Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Unix Support
3 1 (9.09%) Unix Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) JDBC
1 8 (72.73%) JPA
1 8 (72.73%) RESTful
1 8 (72.73%) Web Services
1 8 (72.73%) XML
2 6 (54.55%) Hibernate
3 5 (45.45%) Java EE
4 1 (9.09%) Backbone.js
4 1 (9.09%) CSS
4 1 (9.09%) J2EE
4 1 (9.09%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Unix
2 2 (18.18%) AIX
2 2 (18.18%) Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Solaris
3 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) DevOps
2 6 (54.55%) Scrum
3 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) Unit Testing
4 4 (36.36%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (27.27%) Microservices
6 2 (18.18%) Front End Development
6 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
7 1 (9.09%) ITIL
7 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
7 1 (9.09%) Statistics
7 1 (9.09%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) Java
2 7 (63.64%) SQL
3 5 (45.45%) PL/SQL
4 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) IBM
2 1 (9.09%) Red Hat