Period
to 23 July 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 23 July 2017 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
England > South East
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 12 13
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1 -2
Contract jobs citing Oracle 1523 1832 1693
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 9.49% 9.83% 8.62%
As % of the Vendors category 19.50% 20.17% 18.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 886 1175 1020
South East median daily rate £438 £408 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.36% - +7.24%
10th Percentile £312 £306 £300
90th Percentile £550 £550 £538
England median daily rate £450 £430 £425
% change year-on-year +4.77% +1.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 37 15
South East median hourly rate £15.00 £12.50 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -51.92% +14.29%
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.00 £9.61
90th Percentile £58.51 £52.10 £42.25
England median hourly rate £36.25 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +11.54% +8.33% -20.00%

Oracle is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in the South East.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 7812 9084 9195
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 48.67% 48.76% 46.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 4309 5383 4995
South East median daily rate £416 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.88% +6.67% +5.63%
10th Percentile £250 £225 £225
90th Percentile £550 £544 £525
England median daily rate £438 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +5.42% +3.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 384 411 473
South East median hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.88% -2.83% +9.34%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.25 £10.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £46.25 £41.63
England median hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £17.50
% change year-on-year -2.58% -0.29% +2.94%

Oracle
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Oracle as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle in the South East

Oracle
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 in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle in the South East

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle in the South East over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle in the South East

Oracle
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 in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle in the South East

Oracle
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle in the South East over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Oracle in the South East

Oracle
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 within the South East region over the 6 months to 23 July 2017. 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 -4 537 £450 +3.45% 46
Surrey +8 411 £450 - 16
Hampshire -4 313 £425 +6.25% 36
Berkshire +1 282 £425 -5.56% 26
Buckinghamshire -6 161 £400 -8.57% 6
West Sussex +17 117 £440 +17.33% 3
Oxfordshire -10 92 £475 +26.67% 14
Kent +3 59 £350 +7.69% 7
East Sussex +1 31 £390 -2.50% 8
Middlesex +6 24 £500 +25.79%
Home Counties -2 7 £550 -56.00%
Oracle
England

For the 6 months to 23 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 539 (35.39%) SQL
2 428 (28.10%) Finance
3 355 (23.31%) Oracle Database
4 349 (22.92%) Linux
5 342 (22.46%) Unix
6 335 (22.00%) Agile Software Development
7 276 (18.12%) Java
8 232 (15.23%) Relational Database
9 213 (13.99%) SQL Server
9 213 (13.99%) Web Services
10 201 (13.20%) PL/SQL
11 194 (12.74%) JavaScript
12 181 (11.88%) Python
13 177 (11.62%) Security Cleared
14 173 (11.36%) HTML
15 172 (11.29%) Microsoft
16 164 (10.77%) Business Intelligence
17 158 (10.37%) XML
18 150 (9.85%) Migration
19 147 (9.65%) Degree
20 142 (9.32%) Windows
21 137 (9.00%) SC Cleared
22 136 (8.93%) Git (software)
22 136 (8.93%) .NET
23 133 (8.73%) Analytical Skills
24 130 (8.54%) SDLC
25 125 (8.21%) Shell Script
26 124 (8.14%) SAP
26 124 (8.14%) Oracle Database 11g
27 119 (7.81%) Oracle Reports

Oracle
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 92 (6.04%) WebLogic
2 89 (5.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 48 (3.15%) Tomcat
4 45 (2.95%) Apache
4 45 (2.95%) WebSphere
5 43 (2.82%) SharePoint
6 33 (2.17%) IIS
6 33 (2.17%) Oracle Workflow
7 29 (1.90%) JBoss
8 27 (1.77%) Confluence
9 26 (1.71%) OpenStack
10 21 (1.38%) CMS
11 19 (1.25%) nginx
12 15 (0.98%) SAS
13 14 (0.92%) Oracle Service Bus
14 11 (0.72%) Drupal
14 11 (0.72%) NetWeaver
15 10 (0.66%) Liferay
16 9 (0.59%) Alfresco
16 9 (0.59%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 70 (4.60%) Microsoft Excel
2 61 (4.01%) Microsoft Office
3 42 (2.76%) MS Visio
4 32 (2.10%) Photoshop
5 30 (1.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 7 (0.46%) Microsoft Project
7 4 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.066%) LaTeX
Business Applications
1 69 (4.53%) Oracle EBS
2 65 (4.27%) Oracle EBS R12
3 45 (2.95%) Oracle Applications
4 43 (2.82%) Oracle ERP
5 40 (2.63%) Oracle Receivables
6 27 (1.77%) Oracle Financials
7 22 (1.44%) Oracle BPM
7 22 (1.44%) Oracle Payables
8 20 (1.31%) Oracle Retail
9 13 (0.85%) Oracle FAH
10 12 (0.79%) Oracle Assets
10 12 (0.79%) Oracle Utilities
11 11 (0.72%) Primavera
12 10 (0.66%) Remedy ITSM
13 9 (0.59%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
13 9 (0.59%) Oracle TCA
13 9 (0.59%) Salesforce.com CRM
13 9 (0.59%) Siebel CRM
14 8 (0.53%) Oracle 11i
15 7 (0.46%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 74 (4.86%) Amazon AWS
2 58 (3.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (1.44%) SaaS
4 13 (0.85%) PaaS
5 12 (0.79%) Taleo
6 11 (0.72%) IaaS
7 6 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (0.39%) Office 365
8 5 (0.33%) GitHub
9 4 (0.26%) AWS CloudFormation
9 4 (0.26%) SuccessFactors
10 3 (0.20%) Adobe Analytics
10 3 (0.20%) Amazon EMR
10 3 (0.20%) Google Analytics
10 3 (0.20%) OpenShift
11 2 (0.13%) Google Checkout
11 2 (0.13%) Oracle CX
11 2 (0.13%) Oracle Service Cloud
12 1 (0.066%) BlueKai
12 1 (0.066%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 57 (3.74%) SAN
2 33 (2.17%) DNS
3 32 (2.10%) LDAP
4 29 (1.90%) Firewall
5 28 (1.84%) NAS
6 24 (1.58%) TCP/IP
7 21 (1.38%) HTTP
7 21 (1.38%) SSL
8 18 (1.18%) WAN
9 17 (1.12%) PuTTY
9 17 (1.12%) WinSCP
10 16 (1.05%) HTTPS
11 15 (0.98%) LAN
12 14 (0.92%) Fibre Channel
13 13 (0.85%) Internet
14 8 (0.53%) DHCP
15 7 (0.46%) Network Security
15 7 (0.46%) SNMP
16 6 (0.39%) IPsec
17 5 (0.33%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 355 (23.31%) Oracle Database
2 232 (15.23%) Relational Database
3 213 (13.99%) SQL Server
4 124 (8.14%) Oracle Database 11g
5 119 (7.81%) Oracle Reports
6 114 (7.49%) Data Warehouse
7 92 (6.04%) Oracle Database 12c
8 77 (5.06%) MySQL
9 68 (4.46%) Oracle BI EE
10 67 (4.40%) RDBMS
11 56 (3.68%) Oracle Database 10g
12 53 (3.48%) DB2
13 50 (3.28%) PostgreSQL
14 38 (2.50%) MongoDB
15 36 (2.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 33 (2.17%) SQLPlus
17 29 (1.90%) Big Data
17 29 (1.90%) Hadoop
18 28 (1.84%) Apache Cassandra
18 28 (1.84%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 136 (8.93%) Git (software)
2 106 (6.96%) Jenkins
3 74 (4.86%) JIRA
4 69 (4.53%) Team Foundation Server
5 60 (3.94%) Subversion
6 56 (3.68%) Maven
7 45 (2.95%) ProC
8 44 (2.89%) Oracle Forms
9 36 (2.36%) Selenium
10 34 (2.23%) Talend Open Studio
11 31 (2.04%) NUnit
11 31 (2.04%) Oracle APEX
12 29 (1.90%) HP UFT
13 28 (1.84%) Moq
14 23 (1.51%) Eclipse
14 23 (1.51%) TeamCity
15 22 (1.44%) SoapUI
15 22 (1.44%) SpecFlow
16 21 (1.38%) JUnit
16 21 (1.38%) Toad
General
1 428 (28.10%) Finance
2 64 (4.20%) Telecoms
3 45 (2.95%) Retail
4 43 (2.82%) Marketing
5 34 (2.23%) Publishing
6 32 (2.10%) Banking
7 14 (0.92%) General Ledger
7 14 (0.92%) Legal
7 14 (0.92%) Manufacturing
8 13 (0.85%) Billing
9 12 (0.79%) Electronics
10 9 (0.59%) Advertising
11 6 (0.39%) Back Office
11 6 (0.39%) German Language
11 6 (0.39%) Local Government
12 5 (0.33%) Front Office
12 5 (0.33%) Games
12 5 (0.33%) Spanish Language
13 4 (0.26%) Financial Institution
13 4 (0.26%) Law
Job Titles
1 474 (31.12%) Developer
2 230 (15.10%) Analyst
3 141 (9.26%) Architect
4 132 (8.67%) Oracle Developer
5 99 (6.50%) Consultant
6 98 (6.43%) Java Developer
7 95 (6.24%) Systems Analyst
8 90 (5.91%) SQL Developer
9 85 (5.58%) Administrator
10 75 (4.92%) .NET Developer
11 73 (4.79%) Oracle Analyst
12 64 (4.20%) Project Manager
13 58 (3.81%) Pensions Analyst
14 57 (3.74%) DBA
15 54 (3.55%) C# Developer
16 52 (3.41%) Oracle Consultant
17 48 (3.15%) Oracle Architect
17 48 (3.15%) WPF Developer
18 45 (2.95%) PL/SQL Developer
19 44 (2.89%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 213 (13.99%) Web Services
2 173 (11.36%) HTML
3 158 (10.37%) XML
4 136 (8.93%) .NET
5 104 (6.83%) CSS
6 87 (5.71%) jQuery
7 81 (5.32%) REST
8 73 (4.79%) Oracle Fusion
9 70 (4.60%) Spring
10 64 (4.20%) WCF
11 60 (3.94%) HTML5
12 59 (3.87%) Middleware
13 53 (3.48%) SOAP
14 51 (3.35%) Django
15 49 (3.22%) ASP.NET
16 48 (3.15%) WPF
17 46 (3.02%) AngularJS
18 45 (2.95%) RESTful
19 41 (2.69%) Ajax
20 40 (2.63%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 133 (8.73%) Analytical Skills
2 44 (2.89%) Data Centre
3 43 (2.82%) Computer Science
4 39 (2.56%) Management Information System
5 33 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
6 27 (1.77%) User Experience
7 26 (1.71%) Virtual Team
8 24 (1.58%) Greenfield Project
9 19 (1.25%) Client/Server
9 19 (1.25%) Clustering
10 15 (0.98%) Enterprise Storage
11 14 (0.92%) Video on Demand
12 13 (0.85%) Mobile App
12 13 (0.85%) Replication
13 12 (0.79%) Mainframe
14 10 (0.66%) FMCG
14 10 (0.66%) N-Tier
15 9 (0.59%) W3C
16 8 (0.53%) iPad
17 7 (0.46%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 349 (22.92%) Linux
2 342 (22.46%) Unix
3 142 (9.32%) Windows
4 103 (6.76%) AIX
5 89 (5.84%) Solaris
6 68 (4.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 30 (1.97%) Windows Server
8 29 (1.90%) CentOS
9 27 (1.77%) Windows Server 2012
10 20 (1.31%) Windows Server 2008
11 18 (1.18%) Oracle Linux
12 14 (0.92%) Windows Vista
13 9 (0.59%) SUSE
13 9 (0.59%) Windows XP
14 6 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
15 5 (0.33%) Android
15 5 (0.33%) Windows 7
15 5 (0.33%) zOS
16 4 (0.26%) HPUX
17 3 (0.20%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 335 (22.00%) Agile Software Development
2 164 (10.77%) Business Intelligence
3 150 (9.85%) Migration
4 130 (8.54%) SDLC
5 119 (7.81%) Scrum
6 115 (7.55%) Continuous Integration
7 109 (7.16%) ETL
8 96 (6.30%) OO
8 96 (6.30%) Performance Tuning
9 94 (6.17%) ERP
9 94 (6.17%) SOA
10 92 (6.04%) ITIL
11 91 (5.98%) Data Analysis
12 86 (5.65%) DevOps
13 83 (5.45%) Web Development
14 78 (5.12%) MVC
15 75 (4.92%) Project Management
16 74 (4.86%) Configuration Management
16 74 (4.86%) Waterfall
17 73 (4.79%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 539 (35.39%) SQL
2 276 (18.12%) Java
3 201 (13.20%) PL/SQL
4 194 (12.74%) JavaScript
5 181 (11.88%) Python
6 125 (8.21%) Shell Script
7 110 (7.22%) C#
8 70 (4.60%) Perl
9 65 (4.27%) C
10 48 (3.15%) PHP
11 35 (2.30%) Korn
12 25 (1.64%) T-SQL
13 24 (1.58%) F#
14 23 (1.51%) VB.NET
15 20 (1.31%) Bash Shell
15 20 (1.31%) C++
15 20 (1.31%) PowerShell
16 19 (1.25%) Groovy
17 16 (1.05%) Ruby
18 14 (0.92%) VB
Qualifications
1 177 (11.62%) Security Cleared
2 147 (9.65%) Degree
3 137 (9.00%) SC Cleared
4 33 (2.17%) DV Cleared
4 33 (2.17%) ISEB
5 18 (1.18%) ISTQB
6 16 (1.05%) Computer Science Degree
6 16 (1.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 14 (0.92%) Oracle Certification
8 12 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
9 10 (0.66%) ISEB Practitioner
9 10 (0.66%) PMI Certification
10 9 (0.59%) PMP
10 9 (0.59%) RHCE
11 8 (0.53%) ACCA
11 8 (0.53%) CIMA
11 8 (0.53%) OCA
11 8 (0.53%) OCP
11 8 (0.53%) RHCSA
11 8 (0.53%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (2.43%) QA
2 23 (1.51%) PMO
3 22 (1.44%) Data Quality
4 12 (0.79%) SLA
5 7 (0.46%) GAAP
6 6 (0.39%) JSP 440
7 4 (0.26%) Disclosure Scotland
8 3 (0.20%) GDPR
8 3 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.13%) PCI DSS
10 1 (0.066%) GPG13
10 1 (0.066%) IFRS
10 1 (0.066%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 1 (0.066%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 51 (3.35%) Active Directory
2 48 (3.15%) Oracle RAC
3 46 (3.02%) Docker
4 40 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
5 24 (1.58%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 22 (1.44%) Xen
7 17 (1.12%) Oracle Clusterware
8 15 (0.98%) KVM
8 15 (0.98%) Veritas File System
9 11 (0.72%) vSphere
10 10 (0.66%) Virtual Servers
10 10 (0.66%) VMware ESXi
11 9 (0.59%) NFS
12 7 (0.46%) GlusterFS
12 7 (0.46%) Virtual Machines
13 6 (0.39%) vCloud
14 4 (0.26%) Terminal Services
15 3 (0.20%) VMware Workstation
16 2 (0.13%) ISA Server
16 2 (0.13%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 55 (3.61%) Ansible
2 47 (3.09%) Puppet
3 40 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
4 29 (1.90%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 24 (1.58%) NetBackup
6 19 (1.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 18 (1.18%) SCCM
7 18 (1.18%) Tivoli
8 15 (0.98%) Kubernetes
8 15 (0.98%) Nagios
8 15 (0.98%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 15 (0.98%) vRealize
9 14 (0.92%) logstash
10 13 (0.85%) Oracle RMAN
11 12 (0.79%) Grafana
11 12 (0.79%) Oracle ZFS
12 11 (0.72%) Data Guard
12 11 (0.72%) Red Hat Satellite
12 11 (0.72%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 10 (0.66%) Netcool
Vendors
1 172 (11.29%) Microsoft
2 124 (8.14%) SAP
3 103 (6.76%) Red Hat
4 92 (6.04%) VMware
5 89 (5.84%) HP
6 57 (3.74%) Informatica
7 54 (3.55%) IBM
8 35 (2.30%) Siebel
8 35 (2.30%) Veritas
9 34 (2.23%) Sun
9 34 (2.23%) Talend
10 31 (2.04%) Remedy
11 26 (1.71%) Adobe
12 25 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
13 24 (1.58%) Cognos
14 23 (1.51%) Tableau
15 21 (1.38%) Hyperion
16 19 (1.25%) Cisco
16 19 (1.25%) Splunk
17 16 (1.05%) EMC
Berkshire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £350.00 - £375.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
LEXSTRA
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Spencer Rose
Rate: Up to £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
LEXSTRA
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £40.00 - £42.00 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
LA International
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Square One Resources
Rate: £435 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Hove, East Sussex
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
LEXSTRA
Rate: £500 - £525 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
South East
Modis International
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Square One Resources
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
JM
Posted: 3 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
IBM Client Innovation Centre
Rate: From £25,070 to £57,300 per annum dependent on experience & assessment
Posted: 12 days ago
Reigate
Proactive Appointments
Posted: 5 days ago
South East
Modis International
Posted: 2 days ago
South East England
Washington Frank
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago