Period
to 13 November 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 13 November 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
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 48 43
Rank change year-on-year +22 -5 -20
Contract jobs citing Oracle 27 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 5.43% 2.14% 1.31%
As % of the Vendors category 16.77% 5.07% 2.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 6 2
Somerset median daily rate £425 £388 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% +6.90% -6.45%
10th Percentile £313 £206 £329
90th Percentile £546 £506 £386
South West median daily rate £425 £403 £400
% change year-on-year +5.46% +0.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Somerset median hourly rate £40.00 £31.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.98% +80.00% -41.67%
South West median hourly rate £41.53 £37.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year +10.75% +70.45% -34.33%

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 161 217 201
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 32.39% 42.30% 43.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 127 99
Somerset median daily rate £363 £363 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -0.68% -2.67%
10th Percentile £182 £148 £212
90th Percentile £535 £538 £491
South West median daily rate £425 £390 £370
% change year-on-year +8.97% +5.41% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 21 32
Somerset median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +62.79% -43.79%
10th Percentile £33.45 £13.00 £12.18
90th Percentile £44.85 £53.75 £41.85
South West median hourly rate £41.53 £31.25 £21.50
% change year-on-year +32.90% +45.35% -4.44%

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 13 November 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 13 November 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 +5 13 £425 +100.00% 2
Yeovil - 5 - - 1
Street +1 4 £416 +4.06% 1
Taunton 0 1 - -
Portishead - 1 - -
Oracle
South West

For the 6 months to 13 November 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 (74.07%) SQL
2 17 (62.96%) SQL Server
3 10 (37.04%) T-SQL
3 10 (37.04%) PowerShell
4 7 (25.93%) Java
5 6 (22.22%) PL/SQL
5 6 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (22.22%) Scrum
5 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (22.22%) Oracle Database
6 5 (18.52%) ITIL
6 5 (18.52%) Unix
6 5 (18.52%) Windows
6 5 (18.52%) Linux
6 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
7 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (14.81%) Configuration Management
7 4 (14.81%) Service Management
7 4 (14.81%) Cramer
7 4 (14.81%) Amdocs
7 4 (14.81%) Oracle RMAN
7 4 (14.81%) XML
7 4 (14.81%) OO
7 4 (14.81%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 4 (14.81%) J2EE
7 4 (14.81%) Degree
7 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (14.81%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012

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 (7.41%) Apache Solr
1 2 (7.41%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (7.41%) IIS
1 2 (7.41%) Mule
2 1 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (3.70%) CMS
2 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (7.41%) Apigee
2 2 (7.41%) PaaS
3 1 (3.70%) IaaS
3 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Firewall
1 1 (3.70%) SMS
1 1 (3.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (62.96%) SQL Server
2 6 (22.22%) Oracle Database
2 6 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (7.41%) MongoDB
4 2 (7.41%) MySQL
4 2 (7.41%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (7.41%) RDBMS
4 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
4 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (3.70%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.70%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 2 (7.41%) Eclipse
3 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
3 2 (7.41%) JMeter
3 2 (7.41%) Maven
3 2 (7.41%) Mercurial
3 2 (7.41%) NeoLoad
3 2 (7.41%) Selenium
3 2 (7.41%) SoapUI
4 1 (3.70%) JIRA
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Banking
2 1 (3.70%) Financial Institution
2 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) DBA
2 10 (37.04%) Developer
3 6 (22.22%) Oracle DBA
4 5 (18.52%) Java Developer
4 5 (18.52%) SQL DBA
5 4 (14.81%) Administrator
6 3 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) SQL Server DBA
7 2 (7.41%) Agile Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Agile Java Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Senior Agile Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Senior Agile Java Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Senior Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (7.41%) SSIS Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Systems Administrator
8 1 (3.70%) Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) Systems Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) Systems Delivery Manager
8 1 (3.70%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) J2EE
1 4 (14.81%) XML
2 3 (11.11%) .NET
3 2 (7.41%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (7.41%) ADO.NET
3 2 (7.41%) AngularJS
3 2 (7.41%) CSS
3 2 (7.41%) Elastic Stack
3 2 (7.41%) GWT
3 2 (7.41%) Hibernate
3 2 (7.41%) JMS
3 2 (7.41%) JPA
3 2 (7.41%) JSON
3 2 (7.41%) RESTful
3 2 (7.41%) Sass
3 2 (7.41%) Spring
3 2 (7.41%) Spring Batch
3 2 (7.41%) Vaadin
3 2 (7.41%) Web Services
3 2 (7.41%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
1 1 (3.70%) NHS
1 1 (3.70%) Private Cloud
1 1 (3.70%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Linux
1 5 (18.52%) Unix
1 5 (18.52%) Windows
2 4 (14.81%) Windows Server
2 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.70%) AIX
3 1 (3.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (22.22%) Scrum
2 5 (18.52%) ITIL
3 4 (14.81%) Configuration Management
3 4 (14.81%) DevOps
3 4 (14.81%) Load Balancing
3 4 (14.81%) OO
3 4 (14.81%) Service Management
3 4 (14.81%) Statistics
4 3 (11.11%) Test Automation
5 2 (7.41%) BDD
5 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (7.41%) Continuous Deployment
5 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (7.41%) Microservices
5 2 (7.41%) Migration
5 2 (7.41%) TDD
5 2 (7.41%) UML
6 1 (3.70%) Data Migration
6 1 (3.70%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 20 (74.07%) SQL
2 10 (37.04%) PowerShell
2 10 (37.04%) T-SQL
3 7 (25.93%) Java
4 6 (22.22%) PL/SQL
5 3 (11.11%) Shell Script
6 2 (7.41%) C#
6 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
6 2 (7.41%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) PMO
1 1 (3.70%) SEPA
1 1 (3.70%) TARGET2
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.70%) Docker
2 1 (3.70%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) Amdocs OSS
1 4 (14.81%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 4 (14.81%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (7.41%) Kibana
2 2 (7.41%) logstash
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.81%) Amdocs
2 4 (14.81%) Cramer
3 2 (7.41%) Google