Period
to 19 January 2018

The median contractor rate for an Oracle Developer was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Developer
England > South East
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 285 269 257
Rank change year-on-year -16 -12 -26
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle Developer 84 82 134
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.51% 0.53% 0.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.57% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 53 71
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +11.84% -13.14%
10th Percentile £359 £306 £263
90th Percentile £548 £488 £465
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
South East median hourly rate £55.00 - -
England median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year +12.50% -1.23% -10.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
South East
Contract vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 15,533 14,456 17,392
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.14% 93.79% 94.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,290 8,542 10,276
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £238 £225 £231
90th Percentile £575 £556 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 565 738 900
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.86% -7.89% +18.75%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.31 £10.00
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.15 £50.00
England median hourly rate £18.10 £18.39 £18.50
% change year-on-year -1.55% -0.61% +12.12%

Oracle Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings that featured Oracle Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Developer in the South East

Oracle Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Developer in the South East

Oracle Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle Developer in the South East over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle Developer in the South East

Oracle Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle Developer in the South East

Oracle Developer
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Developer within the South East region over the 6 months to 19 January 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
Surrey +6 36 £456 +1.39% 1
Thames Valley 0 35 £500 +37.93% 2
Oxfordshire +13 19 £500 +33.33% 1
Berkshire -7 14 £400 +20.75% 1
Hampshire -33 8 £388 -8.82%
Kent -16 4 £368 +17.60%
West Sussex -2 2 £400 -20.00% 3
Buckinghamshire -23 2 £450 +24.14%
East Sussex -4 1 - -
Oracle Developer
England

Oracle Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, Oracle Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region featuring Oracle Developer in the job title.

1 84 (100.00%) Oracle
2 68 (80.95%) SQL
3 57 (67.86%) PL/SQL
4 33 (39.29%) Oracle Database
5 30 (35.71%) Unix
6 26 (30.95%) Shell Script
7 24 (28.57%) Finance
8 23 (27.38%) Agile Software Development
9 22 (26.19%) Java
10 20 (23.81%) JavaScript
11 19 (22.62%) HTML
11 19 (22.62%) Linux
11 19 (22.62%) Oracle Database 11g
12 16 (19.05%) Python
12 16 (19.05%) Oracle Database 10g
13 15 (17.86%) Business Intelligence
13 15 (17.86%) Configuration Management
13 15 (17.86%) Oracle Forms
13 15 (17.86%) jQuery
14 14 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
15 13 (15.48%) C
16 12 (14.29%) Web Services
16 12 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
16 12 (14.29%) OO
16 12 (14.29%) Oracle9i Database
16 12 (14.29%) ETL
16 12 (14.29%) SDLC
17 11 (13.10%) Relational Database
17 11 (13.10%) Data Modelling
17 11 (13.10%) C#

Oracle Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 7 (8.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (5.95%) Oracle Workflow
2 5 (5.95%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.38%) Apache Solr
3 2 (2.38%) Confluence
4 1 (1.19%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (4.76%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (11.90%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (8.33%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (8.33%) Oracle Financials
2 7 (8.33%) Oracle Receivables
3 4 (4.76%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (4.76%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (2.38%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 1 (1.19%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (1.19%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (1.19%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.19%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.38%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (39.29%) Oracle Database
2 19 (22.62%) Oracle Database 11g
3 16 (19.05%) Oracle Database 10g
4 14 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
5 12 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
5 12 (14.29%) Oracle9i Database
6 11 (13.10%) Relational Database
7 10 (11.90%) RDBMS
7 10 (11.90%) SQLPlus
8 9 (10.71%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 8 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (9.52%) SQL Server
10 4 (4.76%) Data Mart
11 2 (2.38%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (2.38%) NoSQL
11 2 (2.38%) Oracle BI EE
12 1 (1.19%) BusinessObjects
12 1 (1.19%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 1 (1.19%) Oracle ODI
12 1 (1.19%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 15 (17.86%) Oracle Forms
2 11 (13.10%) ProC
3 5 (5.95%) JDeveloper
3 5 (5.95%) Oracle APEX
3 5 (5.95%) Subversion
3 5 (5.95%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (5.95%) Visual Studio
4 4 (4.76%) JIRA
4 4 (4.76%) JMeter
4 4 (4.76%) JUnit
4 4 (4.76%) Moq
4 4 (4.76%) MSBuild
4 4 (4.76%) NUnit
4 4 (4.76%) ReSharper
5 3 (3.57%) Ant
5 3 (3.57%) Git (software)
5 3 (3.57%) Maven
6 2 (2.38%) FrontPage
7 1 (1.19%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.19%) TeamCity
General
1 24 (28.57%) Finance
2 5 (5.95%) Banking
3 3 (3.57%) Investment Banking
3 3 (3.57%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.38%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.19%) Military
5 1 (1.19%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (22.62%) HTML
2 15 (17.86%) jQuery
3 12 (14.29%) Web Services
4 10 (11.90%) .NET
5 6 (7.14%) Ajax
5 6 (7.14%) HTML5
6 5 (5.95%) JSP
6 5 (5.95%) Oracle ADF
6 5 (5.95%) WCF
6 5 (5.95%) WPF
7 4 (4.76%) ADO.NET
7 4 (4.76%) ASP.NET
7 4 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (4.76%) J2EE
7 4 (4.76%) JSF
7 4 (4.76%) JSR 168
7 4 (4.76%) LINQ
7 4 (4.76%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
7 4 (4.76%) Struts
7 4 (4.76%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.71%) Credit Derivative
1 9 (10.71%) Equities
2 4 (4.76%) Client/Server
3 3 (3.57%) Clustering
4 2 (2.38%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (2.38%) Wiki
5 1 (1.19%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.19%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 30 (35.71%) Unix
2 19 (22.62%) Linux
3 10 (11.90%) AIX
3 10 (11.90%) Windows
4 5 (5.95%) Windows Server
5 3 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (3.57%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.19%) OpenVMS
6 1 (1.19%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (27.38%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (17.86%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (17.86%) Configuration Management
3 12 (14.29%) ETL
3 12 (14.29%) OO
3 12 (14.29%) SDLC
4 11 (13.10%) Data Modelling
5 10 (11.90%) Requirements Analysis
5 10 (11.90%) Waterfall
6 9 (10.71%) Scrum
7 8 (9.52%) Personalization
8 7 (8.33%) Migration
8 7 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (8.33%) SOA
8 7 (8.33%) Unit Testing
9 5 (5.95%) BPEL
9 5 (5.95%) MVVM
9 5 (5.95%) Workflow
10 4 (4.76%) Data Analysis
10 4 (4.76%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 68 (80.95%) SQL
2 57 (67.86%) PL/SQL
3 26 (30.95%) Shell Script
4 22 (26.19%) Java
5 20 (23.81%) JavaScript
6 16 (19.05%) Python
7 13 (15.48%) C
8 11 (13.10%) C#
9 6 (7.14%) Perl
10 4 (4.76%) VB.NET
11 2 (2.38%) C++
12 1 (1.19%) PHP
12 1 (1.19%) T-SQL
12 1 (1.19%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (3.57%) Degree
1 3 (3.57%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.38%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.19%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.19%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (1.19%) Puppet
Vendors
1 84 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (4.76%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.19%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.19%) SAP
4 1 (1.19%) VMware
4 1 (1.19%) Workday