Period
to 16 February 2019

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 16 February 2019 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
16 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 36 47 26
Rank change year-on-year +11 -21 -2
Contract jobs citing Oracle 19 8 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 4.38% 1.73% 5.65%
As % of the Vendors category 12.26% 4.35% 15.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 4
Somerset median daily rate £433 £456 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.21% +1.39% +12.50%
10th Percentile £363 £406 £378
90th Percentile £594 £500 £505
South West median daily rate £440 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 16
Somerset median hourly rate £40.00 - £40.50
10th Percentile £39.13 - £34.50
90th Percentile £40.18 - £43.00
South West median hourly rate £58.50 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +46.25% - -7.90%

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 155 184 164
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 35.71% 39.83% 35.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 116 83
Somerset median daily rate £400 £325 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.08% -8.32% -6.71%
10th Percentile £200 £151 £189
90th Percentile £550 £538 £508
South West median daily rate £430 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +7.44% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 12 35
Somerset median hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +77.78% -42.31% +0.65%
10th Percentile £11.84 £14.47 £15.55
90th Percentile £44.58 £43.13 £43.00
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £26.50 £23.78
% change year-on-year +50.94% +11.46% -24.52%

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 16 February 2019.

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 16 February 2019. 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
Yeovil - 5 - - 1
Street -4 4 £466 +2.19%
Bath 0 3 £375 -
Portishead - 3 - -
Oracle
South West

For the 6 months to 16 February 2019, 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 13 (68.42%) SQL
2 11 (57.89%) SQL Server
3 7 (36.84%) Unix
3 7 (36.84%) PowerShell
4 5 (26.32%) ITIL
4 5 (26.32%) T-SQL
4 5 (26.32%) Java
4 5 (26.32%) Linux
4 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
4 5 (26.32%) Jenkins
4 5 (26.32%) Oracle Database
5 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (21.05%) Statistics
5 4 (21.05%) Degree
5 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
5 4 (21.05%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 4 (21.05%) Oracle RMAN
5 4 (21.05%) Service Management
6 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (15.79%) UML
6 3 (15.79%) AIX
6 3 (15.79%) Solaris
6 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
6 3 (15.79%) HTML
6 3 (15.79%) .NET
6 3 (15.79%) Web Services
6 3 (15.79%) XML
6 3 (15.79%) DB2
6 3 (15.79%) Integration Testing
6 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration

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 (10.53%) IIS
1 2 (10.53%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.26%) Apache Solr
2 1 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (5.26%) CMS
2 1 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (5.26%) Mule
2 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (10.53%) IaaS
2 2 (10.53%) Office 365
2 2 (10.53%) PaaS
3 1 (5.26%) Apigee
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Firewall
1 2 (10.53%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (57.89%) SQL Server
2 5 (26.32%) Oracle Database
3 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (15.79%) DB2
5 2 (10.53%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
6 1 (5.26%) MySQL
6 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
6 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
6 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Jenkins
2 3 (15.79%) Maven
3 1 (5.26%) Eclipse
3 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.26%) JMeter
3 1 (5.26%) Mercurial
3 1 (5.26%) NeoLoad
3 1 (5.26%) Selenium
3 1 (5.26%) SoapUI
3 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
1 2 (10.53%) Retail
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
2 1 (5.26%) Financial Institution
2 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) DBA
2 6 (31.58%) Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Administrator
3 5 (26.32%) Oracle DBA
4 3 (15.79%) Java Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Azure Architect
5 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared Java Developer
5 2 (10.53%) SQL DBA
5 2 (10.53%) SQL Server DBA
5 2 (10.53%) SSIS Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.26%) Agile Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Azure Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Cloud Architect
6 1 (5.26%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Payments Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Agile Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Agile Java Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) .NET
1 3 (15.79%) AngularJS
1 3 (15.79%) HTML
1 3 (15.79%) RESTful
1 3 (15.79%) Web Services
1 3 (15.79%) XML
2 2 (10.53%) ADO.NET
2 2 (10.53%) Java EE
2 2 (10.53%) JAX-RS
2 2 (10.53%) jQuery
2 2 (10.53%) JSF
2 2 (10.53%) Middleware
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle ADF
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (10.53%) PrimeFaces
2 2 (10.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (10.53%) WebCenter
2 2 (10.53%) XSL
3 1 (5.26%) REST
3 1 (5.26%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) NHS
1 2 (10.53%) Private Cloud
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.26%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Unix
2 5 (26.32%) Linux
3 3 (15.79%) AIX
3 3 (15.79%) Solaris
4 2 (10.53%) Windows
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) ITIL
2 4 (21.05%) Service Management
2 4 (21.05%) Statistics
3 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (15.79%) DevOps
3 3 (15.79%) Integration Testing
3 3 (15.79%) UML
3 3 (15.79%) Waterfall
4 2 (10.53%) BPMN
4 2 (10.53%) Business Activity Monitoring
4 2 (10.53%) Data Protection
4 2 (10.53%) DRM
4 2 (10.53%) Network Virtualisation
4 2 (10.53%) OO
4 2 (10.53%) Re-Platforming
4 2 (10.53%) Software Delivery
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Leadership
5 1 (5.26%) Load Balancing
5 1 (5.26%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) SQL
2 7 (36.84%) PowerShell
3 5 (26.32%) Java
3 5 (26.32%) T-SQL
4 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
5 2 (10.53%) C#
5 2 (10.53%) Shell Script
5 2 (10.53%) VB
6 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
2 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
2 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) PMO
1 1 (5.26%) SEPA
1 1 (5.26%) TARGET2
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.53%) Docker
2 2 (10.53%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (5.26%) Kibana
2 1 (5.26%) logstash
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Google