Period
to 26 April 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 26 April 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
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 308 238 272
Rank change year-on-year -70 +34 -12
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle Developer 68 116 121
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.41% 0.75% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.80% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 68 80
South East median daily rate £425 £396 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.26% +13.21% -22.22%
10th Percentile £363 £323 £306
90th Percentile £553 £507 £480
England median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
South East median hourly rate £55.00 - -
England median hourly rate £43.00 £41.50 £43.50
% change year-on-year +3.61% -4.60% +20.83%

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 15,822 14,483 17,214
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.47% 93.86% 95.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,314 8,333 10,408
South East median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £260 £231 £225
90th Percentile £575 £550 £540
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 607 719 802
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -5.41% +8.82%
10th Percentile £10.54 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £50.25 £47.50 £50.00
England median hourly rate £18.68 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year -1.68% - +11.76%

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 26 April 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 26 April 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 -46 30 £438 +19.54% 6
Hampshire -15 16 £380 -10.59%
Thames Valley -17 16 £400 +3.23% 1
Berkshire -9 9 £400 +10.34%
Buckinghamshire -16 5 £450 +16.13% 1
Kent 0 4 £368 -6.37%
West Sussex -7 2 £440 -14.15% 1
Oxfordshire -18 2 £463 +15.63%
East Sussex 0 1 - - 1
Oracle Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 68 (100.00%) Oracle
2 51 (75.00%) SQL
3 41 (60.29%) PL/SQL
4 39 (57.35%) Oracle Database
5 25 (36.76%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (33.82%) Unix
7 22 (32.35%) Finance
8 19 (27.94%) Shell Script
8 19 (27.94%) Relational Database
9 18 (26.47%) Oracle Database 11g
9 18 (26.47%) Linux
10 15 (22.06%) SDLC
11 14 (20.59%) OO
11 14 (20.59%) RDBMS
12 13 (19.12%) Python
12 13 (19.12%) Data Warehouse
12 13 (19.12%) ETL
12 13 (19.12%) JavaScript
13 12 (17.65%) jQuery
13 12 (17.65%) C#
13 12 (17.65%) .NET
14 11 (16.18%) HTML
14 11 (16.18%) C
14 11 (16.18%) Oracle Database 10g
14 11 (16.18%) Waterfall
14 11 (16.18%) Oracle Database 12c
15 10 (14.71%) Business Intelligence
15 10 (14.71%) SQLPlus
15 10 (14.71%) ProC
15 10 (14.71%) Configuration Management

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 (10.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (7.35%) SAS
2 5 (7.35%) WebLogic
3 4 (5.88%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (1.47%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.41%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (4.41%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (1.47%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.47%) Amazon Kinesis
1 1 (1.47%) Amazon S3
1 1 (1.47%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (57.35%) Oracle Database
2 19 (27.94%) Relational Database
3 18 (26.47%) Oracle Database 11g
4 14 (20.59%) RDBMS
5 13 (19.12%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (16.18%) Oracle Database 10g
6 11 (16.18%) Oracle Database 12c
7 10 (14.71%) Oracle9i Database
7 10 (14.71%) SQLPlus
8 8 (11.76%) SQL Server
9 5 (7.35%) Data Lake
9 5 (7.35%) Data Mart
9 5 (7.35%) OLAP
9 5 (7.35%) Oracle OLAP
10 4 (5.88%) Apache Hive
10 4 (5.88%) Big Data
10 4 (5.88%) Hadoop
10 4 (5.88%) MySQL
10 4 (5.88%) NoSQL
11 3 (4.41%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (14.71%) ProC
2 7 (10.29%) Subversion
3 6 (8.82%) Git (software)
4 5 (7.35%) Cucumber
4 5 (7.35%) Eclipse
4 5 (7.35%) IntelliJ
4 5 (7.35%) JUnit
4 5 (7.35%) Maven
4 5 (7.35%) SoapUI
4 5 (7.35%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (7.35%) XMLSpy
5 4 (5.88%) Moq
5 4 (5.88%) MSBuild
5 4 (5.88%) NUnit
5 4 (5.88%) ReSharper
6 3 (4.41%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (2.94%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (2.94%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.47%) JIRA
8 1 (1.47%) TeamCity
General
1 22 (32.35%) Finance
2 1 (1.47%) Banking
2 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.47%) Military
2 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (17.65%) .NET
1 12 (17.65%) jQuery
2 11 (16.18%) HTML
3 8 (11.76%) WCF
3 8 (11.76%) Web Services
4 7 (10.29%) JSON
5 6 (8.82%) Java EE
5 6 (8.82%) Middleware
5 6 (8.82%) Oracle Fusion
5 6 (8.82%) RESTful
5 6 (8.82%) XML
6 5 (7.35%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (7.35%) Java EE 5
6 5 (7.35%) JAX-WS
6 5 (7.35%) JDBC
6 5 (7.35%) JMS
6 5 (7.35%) REST
6 5 (7.35%) WPF
6 5 (7.35%) XSD
6 5 (7.35%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.29%) Credit Derivative
1 7 (10.29%) Equities
2 5 (7.35%) Client/Server
2 5 (7.35%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.94%) N-Tier
3 2 (2.94%) Replication
4 1 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.47%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 23 (33.82%) Unix
2 18 (26.47%) Linux
3 10 (14.71%) AIX
4 2 (2.94%) Windows
5 1 (1.47%) OpenVMS
5 1 (1.47%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (36.76%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (22.06%) SDLC
3 14 (20.59%) OO
4 13 (19.12%) ETL
5 11 (16.18%) Waterfall
6 10 (14.71%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (14.71%) Configuration Management
6 10 (14.71%) Requirements Analysis
7 8 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
8 7 (10.29%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (10.29%) SOA
8 7 (10.29%) Unit Testing
9 6 (8.82%) Scrum
10 5 (7.35%) BDD
10 5 (7.35%) Change Control
10 5 (7.35%) Data Analysis
10 5 (7.35%) MVVM
10 5 (7.35%) TDD
11 4 (5.88%) Incident Management
11 4 (5.88%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 51 (75.00%) SQL
2 41 (60.29%) PL/SQL
3 19 (27.94%) Shell Script
4 13 (19.12%) JavaScript
4 13 (19.12%) Python
5 12 (17.65%) C#
6 11 (16.18%) C
7 10 (14.71%) Java
8 5 (7.35%) Perl
9 4 (5.88%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.47%) Java 8
10 1 (1.47%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.47%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (7.35%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.88%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.35%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (2.94%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.47%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 68 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (8.82%) Talend
3 5 (7.35%) Informatica
3 5 (7.35%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.88%) Ab Initio
5 2 (2.94%) IBM
6 1 (1.47%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.47%) Tableau
6 1 (1.47%) VMware
6 1 (1.47%) Workday