Period
to 22 July 2018

The median contractor rate for an Oracle Developer was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 22 July 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
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 300 231 252
Rank change year-on-year -69 +21 -10
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle Developer 83 133 147
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.49% 0.82% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.87% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 89 98
South East median daily rate £425 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +21.43% -22.22%
10th Percentile £363 £337 £306
90th Percentile £538 £494 £483
England median daily rate £438 £425 £388
% change year-on-year +2.94% +9.68% -3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £33.50 £37.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year -10.67% -16.67% +38.46%

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 16,105 15,315 17,706
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.63% 94.60% 95.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,546 8,839 10,710
South East median daily rate £425 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £243 £231
90th Percentile £585 £550 £545
England median daily rate £450 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 689 734 761
South East median hourly rate £19.03 £17.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.74% -12.50% +16.14%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.58 £10.38
90th Percentile £51.00 £48.75 £48.75
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.14 £19.00
% change year-on-year +3.09% -4.53% +8.57%

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 22 July 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 22 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
Thames Valley +3 35 £450 +1.12% 9
Surrey -67 22 £425 - 4
Hampshire +2 20 £408 +69.79% 3
Oxfordshire +2 14 £475 +5.56%
Berkshire -10 12 £413 +14.19% 3
Buckinghamshire +21 9 £400 - 6
West Sussex +4 4 £418 -18.54% 2
East Sussex - 4 £381 -
Oracle Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 2018, Oracle Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South East region featuring Oracle Developer in the job title.

1 83 (100.00%) Oracle
2 58 (69.88%) SQL
3 53 (63.86%) PL/SQL
4 39 (46.99%) Oracle Database
5 31 (37.35%) Finance
6 26 (31.33%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (31.33%) Relational Database
7 25 (30.12%) XML
8 22 (26.51%) Web Services
9 21 (25.30%) Unix
10 20 (24.10%) Problem-Solving
11 19 (22.89%) Linux
12 18 (21.69%) RDBMS
12 18 (21.69%) SDLC
13 17 (20.48%) Oracle Forms
13 17 (20.48%) C
14 16 (19.28%) JavaScript
14 16 (19.28%) ETL
14 16 (19.28%) ProC
15 15 (18.07%) Shell Script
15 15 (18.07%) HTML
15 15 (18.07%) Oracle Reports
16 14 (16.87%) Data Warehouse
17 13 (15.66%) Java
17 13 (15.66%) Oracle EBS
17 13 (15.66%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 12 (14.46%) jQuery
18 12 (14.46%) Oracle EBS R12
18 12 (14.46%) AIX
18 12 (14.46%) SOA

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 13 (15.66%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 8 (9.64%) SAS
3 6 (7.23%) Oracle Service Bus
3 6 (7.23%) WebLogic
4 5 (6.02%) CMS
5 3 (3.61%) Oracle Application Server
5 3 (3.61%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (1.20%) Confluence
6 1 (1.20%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (6.02%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (15.66%) Oracle EBS
2 12 (14.46%) Oracle EBS R12
3 11 (13.25%) Oracle General Ledger
4 10 (12.05%) Oracle Financials
4 10 (12.05%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (2.41%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.41%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.41%) Amazon Kinesis
1 2 (2.41%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.20%) HTTPS
1 1 (1.20%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (46.99%) Oracle Database
2 26 (31.33%) Relational Database
3 18 (21.69%) RDBMS
4 15 (18.07%) Oracle Reports
5 14 (16.87%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (13.25%) SQLPlus
7 10 (12.05%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 10 (12.05%) Oracle Database 11g
8 9 (10.84%) Data Lake
9 7 (8.43%) Apache Hive
9 7 (8.43%) Big Data
9 7 (8.43%) Hadoop
9 7 (8.43%) NoSQL
9 7 (8.43%) OLAP
9 7 (8.43%) Oracle OLAP
10 5 (6.02%) MySQL
10 5 (6.02%) SQL Server
11 3 (3.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (2.41%) DB2
12 2 (2.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 17 (20.48%) Oracle Forms
2 16 (19.28%) ProC
3 8 (9.64%) Git (software)
4 7 (8.43%) Cucumber
4 7 (8.43%) JUnit
4 7 (8.43%) Maven
4 7 (8.43%) SoapUI
5 6 (7.23%) Eclipse
5 6 (7.23%) IntelliJ
5 6 (7.23%) Subversion
5 6 (7.23%) XMLSpy
6 5 (6.02%) PVCS
7 4 (4.82%) Oracle APEX
8 3 (3.61%) JDeveloper
9 2 (2.41%) JIRA
10 1 (1.20%) Jenkins
10 1 (1.20%) NUnit
10 1 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (1.20%) Toad
General
1 31 (37.35%) Finance
2 11 (13.25%) General Ledger
3 5 (6.02%) Publishing
4 2 (2.41%) Back Office
4 2 (2.41%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.20%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (30.12%) XML
2 22 (26.51%) Web Services
3 15 (18.07%) HTML
4 12 (14.46%) jQuery
5 9 (10.84%) .NET
5 9 (10.84%) JSON
6 8 (9.64%) RESTful
6 8 (9.64%) Spring
7 7 (8.43%) Java EE
7 7 (8.43%) JAXB
7 7 (8.43%) JAX-WS
7 7 (8.43%) JMS
7 7 (8.43%) Middleware
7 7 (8.43%) Oracle Fusion
7 7 (8.43%) REST
7 7 (8.43%) SOAP
7 7 (8.43%) XSD
7 7 (8.43%) XSL
8 6 (7.23%) JDBC
8 6 (7.23%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.23%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (3.61%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (3.61%) N-Tier
3 2 (2.41%) Replication
3 2 (2.41%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.20%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.20%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.20%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 21 (25.30%) Unix
2 19 (22.89%) Linux
3 12 (14.46%) AIX
4 5 (6.02%) OpenVMS
5 2 (2.41%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (2.41%) Windows
6 1 (1.20%) Solaris
6 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (31.33%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (24.10%) Problem-Solving
3 18 (21.69%) SDLC
4 16 (19.28%) ETL
5 12 (14.46%) SOA
6 11 (13.25%) Waterfall
7 10 (12.05%) Data Modelling
7 10 (12.05%) Personalization
7 10 (12.05%) Requirements Analysis
8 9 (10.84%) Configuration Management
9 8 (9.64%) Analytics
9 8 (9.64%) Data Governance
9 8 (9.64%) Quote-to-Cash
10 7 (8.43%) Business Analytics
10 7 (8.43%) Capacity Planning
10 7 (8.43%) Change Control
10 7 (8.43%) Data Management
10 7 (8.43%) High Availability
10 7 (8.43%) Incident Management
10 7 (8.43%) Runbook
Programming Languages
1 58 (69.88%) SQL
2 53 (63.86%) PL/SQL
3 17 (20.48%) C
4 16 (19.28%) JavaScript
5 15 (18.07%) Shell Script
6 13 (15.66%) Java
7 8 (9.64%) C#
8 4 (4.82%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.20%) C++
9 1 (1.20%) Java 8
9 1 (1.20%) Python
9 1 (1.20%) XPath
9 1 (1.20%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 9 (10.84%) SC Cleared
1 9 (10.84%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.20%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.64%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (3.61%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.20%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.20%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 83 (100.00%) Oracle
2 10 (12.05%) Talend
3 7 (8.43%) Informatica
3 7 (8.43%) Microsoft
4 6 (7.23%) Ab Initio
5 4 (4.82%) IBM
6 3 (3.61%) Tableau
7 1 (1.20%) Adyen
7 1 (1.20%) Citrix
7 1 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.20%) Serena
7 1 (1.20%) TARGIT
7 1 (1.20%) WorldPay