Period
to 16 July 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 16 July 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
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 26 48
Rank change year-on-year -13 +22 -25
Contract jobs citing Oracle 11 29 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 2.42% 6.65% 1.38%
As % of the Vendors category 8.66% 13.88% 2.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 2
Somerset median daily rate £250 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -41.18% - +21.43%
10th Percentile £213 £201 £413
90th Percentile £435 £486 £438
South West median daily rate £425 £425 £390
% change year-on-year - +8.97% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Somerset median hourly rate - £41.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -3.53% +41.67%
South West median hourly rate £47.00 £39.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +20.51% -2.50% +33.33%

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 127 209 239
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 27.97% 47.94% 47.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 111 125
Somerset median daily rate £325 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.13% +3.33% -
10th Percentile £173 £163 £215
90th Percentile £498 £538 £545
South West median daily rate £390 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +0.65% +3.33% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 29 40
Somerset median hourly rate £21.50 £50.00 £33.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -57.00% +48.15% -7.53%
10th Percentile £14.40 £35.25 £14.65
90th Percentile £32.05 £53.75 £57.00
South West median hourly rate £28.00 £39.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year -28.66% +57.00% +24.81%

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 July 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 16 July 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 6 £238 -40.63% 1
Taunton +2 2 £325 - 1
Yeovil +4 1 - -
Oracle
South West

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 11 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
4 4 (36.36%) Migration
4 4 (36.36%) Finance
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (18.18%) VMware
6 2 (18.18%) VLAN
6 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
6 2 (18.18%) Windows
6 2 (18.18%) OO
6 2 (18.18%) DHCP
6 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
6 2 (18.18%) DNS
6 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
6 2 (18.18%) Citrix
6 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
6 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL
6 2 (18.18%) Cisco
6 2 (18.18%) Unit4 Business World
6 2 (18.18%) NetApp
6 2 (18.18%) Advertising
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (18.18%) SCCM
6 2 (18.18%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
6 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
6 2 (18.18%) SCOrch
6 2 (18.18%) SCSM

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 (18.18%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (9.09%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (9.09%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (9.09%) NetSuite
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) FinancialForce
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (9.09%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) DHCP
1 2 (18.18%) DNS
1 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
1 2 (18.18%) VLAN
2 1 (9.09%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (9.09%) MySQL
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
4 1 (9.09%) SAP HANA
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Bugzilla
1 1 (9.09%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Analyst
1 3 (27.27%) DBA
1 3 (27.27%) SQL DBA
2 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (18.18%) Active Directory Support
2 2 (18.18%) Desktop Support
2 2 (18.18%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Server Support
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Active Directory Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) HR Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Server Support
3 1 (9.09%) SQL BI Developer
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server BI Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Migration
2 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
2 2 (18.18%) OO
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (9.09%) Change Control
3 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (9.09%) Database Security
3 1 (9.09%) ERP
3 1 (9.09%) ETL
3 1 (9.09%) OOP
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (9.09%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL
2 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
3 1 (9.09%) Delphi
3 1 (9.09%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) Pascal
3 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) SCCM
1 2 (18.18%) SCOrch
1 2 (18.18%) SCSM
2 1 (9.09%) Amdocs OSS
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco
2 2 (18.18%) Citrix
2 2 (18.18%) NetApp
2 2 (18.18%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) Amdocs
3 1 (9.09%) Cramer
3 1 (9.09%) Epicor
3 1 (9.09%) IFS
3 1 (9.09%) Infor
3 1 (9.09%) JD Edwards
3 1 (9.09%) Sage
3 1 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (9.09%) SAP
3 1 (9.09%) Xero