Period
to 18 September 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 18 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
South West > Somerset
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 39 47
Rank change year-on-year +4 +8 -19
Contract jobs citing Oracle 21 19 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 4.32% 4.17% 0.87%
As % of the Vendors category 14.38% 9.05% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 10 2
Somerset median daily rate £400 £388 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +6.90% -3.33%
10th Percentile £231 £198 £329
90th Percentile £463 £478 £386
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% -2.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Somerset median hourly rate - £31.50 -
South West median hourly rate £47.00 £37.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +25.33% +15.38% +8.33%

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 Somerset.

All Vendors
Somerset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 146 210 216
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 30.04% 46.05% 47.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 116 111
Somerset median daily rate £340 £403 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.53% +10.27% -0.95%
10th Percentile £198 £160 £213
90th Percentile £512 £563 £538
South West median daily rate £410 £395 £375
% change year-on-year +3.80% +5.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 24 29
Somerset median hourly rate £30.89 £50.00 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.22% +96.08% -28.67%
10th Percentile £14.64 £17.58 £15.05
90th Percentile £42.64 £53.75 £38.75
South West median hourly rate £37.78 £35.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year +7.93% +52.17% +13.95%

Oracle
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle in Somerset

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle in Somerset

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle in Somerset over the 6 months to 18 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle in Somerset

Oracle
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle in Somerset

Oracle
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 within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 18 September 2018. 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 0 14 £350 +16.67% 1
Street -5 2 £400 -
Taunton - 2 £325 - 1
Yeovil 0 1 - -
Oracle
South West

For the 6 months to 18 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 20 (95.24%) SQL
2 13 (61.90%) SQL Server
3 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
4 7 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 7 (33.33%) PL/SQL
5 6 (28.57%) Scrum
5 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (28.57%) Java
5 6 (28.57%) PowerShell
6 5 (23.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (23.81%) Windows
6 5 (23.81%) OO
7 4 (19.05%) Migration
7 4 (19.05%) Amdocs
7 4 (19.05%) Cramer
7 4 (19.05%) J2EE
7 4 (19.05%) Amdocs OSS
8 3 (14.29%) Windows Server
8 3 (14.29%) MySQL
8 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (14.29%) Shell Script
8 3 (14.29%) Configuration Management
8 3 (14.29%) Finance
8 3 (14.29%) Relational Database
8 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (14.29%) Test Automation

Oracle
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 2 (9.52%) Apache Solr
1 2 (9.52%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (9.52%) MS Exchange
1 2 (9.52%) Mule
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.76%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) DHCP
1 2 (9.52%) DNS
1 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
1 2 (9.52%) VLAN
2 1 (4.76%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (61.90%) SQL Server
2 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (23.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (14.29%) MySQL
3 3 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 2 (9.52%) MongoDB
4 2 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (9.52%) RDBMS
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (9.52%) Eclipse
2 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
2 2 (9.52%) Jenkins
2 2 (9.52%) JMeter
2 2 (9.52%) Maven
2 2 (9.52%) Mercurial
2 2 (9.52%) NeoLoad
2 2 (9.52%) Selenium
2 2 (9.52%) SoapUI
3 1 (4.76%) Bugzilla
3 1 (4.76%) JIRA
3 1 (4.76%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (4.76%) Subversion
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Developer
2 5 (23.81%) DBA
2 5 (23.81%) Java Developer
2 5 (23.81%) SQL DBA
3 3 (14.29%) Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) SQL Server DBA
4 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (9.52%) Active Directory Support
4 2 (9.52%) Agile Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Agile Java Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Desktop Support
4 2 (9.52%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Agile Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Agile Java Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (4.76%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 1 (4.76%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Release and Configuration Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) J2EE
2 2 (9.52%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (9.52%) AngularJS
2 2 (9.52%) CSS
2 2 (9.52%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (9.52%) GWT
2 2 (9.52%) Hibernate
2 2 (9.52%) HTML
2 2 (9.52%) JMS
2 2 (9.52%) JPA
2 2 (9.52%) JSON
2 2 (9.52%) RESTful
2 2 (9.52%) Sass
2 2 (9.52%) Spring
2 2 (9.52%) Spring Batch
2 2 (9.52%) Vaadin
2 2 (9.52%) Web Services
2 2 (9.52%) XML
3 1 (4.76%) REST
3 1 (4.76%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Windows
2 3 (14.29%) Windows Server
2 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (28.57%) Scrum
2 5 (23.81%) OO
3 4 (19.05%) Migration
4 3 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 3 (14.29%) Load Balancing
4 3 (14.29%) Test Automation
5 2 (9.52%) BDD
5 2 (9.52%) Continuous Deployment
5 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (9.52%) Data Migration
5 2 (9.52%) DevOps
5 2 (9.52%) Microservices
5 2 (9.52%) TDD
5 2 (9.52%) UML
6 1 (4.76%) Change Control
6 1 (4.76%) Database Security
6 1 (4.76%) Defect Management
6 1 (4.76%) OOP
6 1 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 20 (95.24%) SQL
2 7 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 7 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 6 (28.57%) Java
3 6 (28.57%) PowerShell
4 3 (14.29%) Shell Script
5 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.76%) Delphi
6 1 (4.76%) Pascal
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
1 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) Amdocs OSS
2 2 (9.52%) Kibana
2 2 (9.52%) logstash
2 2 (9.52%) SCCM
2 2 (9.52%) SCOrch
2 2 (9.52%) SCSM
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
2 4 (19.05%) Amdocs
2 4 (19.05%) Cramer
3 2 (9.52%) Apigee
3 2 (9.52%) Cisco
3 2 (9.52%) Citrix
3 2 (9.52%) Google
3 2 (9.52%) NetApp
3 2 (9.52%) VMware