Period
to 23 February 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 February 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
England > South West
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 18 27
Rank change year-on-year -22 +9 -7
Contract jobs citing Oracle 225 458 418
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 4.32% 8.35% 6.74%
As % of the Vendors category 11.56% 20.44% 16.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 276 293
South West median daily rate £425 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% -
10th Percentile £322 £291 £313
90th Percentile £544 £535 £538
England median daily rate £470 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 20 5
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £43.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -8.05% -3.33%
10th Percentile £16.64 £24.35 £39.75
90th Percentile £59.05 £43.00 £45.85
England median hourly rate £36.75 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year -2.00% - +4.17%

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 the South West.

All Vendors
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,947 2,241 2,506
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 37.37% 40.84% 40.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,196 1,439 1,609
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +1.35% -1.33%
10th Percentile £203 £185 £219
90th Percentile £574 £530 £500
England median daily rate £450 £425 £401
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.12% +0.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 159 137
South West median hourly rate £25.00 £28.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.71% -13.85% +44.44%
10th Percentile £12.76 £12.00 £11.22
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.50 £49.51
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - -2.78% +7.66%

Oracle
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle in the South West

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle in the South West

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle in the South West over the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle in the South West

Oracle
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle in the South West

Oracle
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle in the South West over the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Oracle in the South West

Oracle
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 23 February 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
Bristol +6 105 £401 +14.64% 44
Wiltshire -21 42 £425 -6.13% 3
Gloucestershire -8 37 £448 -0.56% 17
Devon -30 11 £438 +2.94% 11
Somerset -24 8 £456 +1.39% 7
Dorset -9 7 £430 +1.18% 4
Cornwall -7 2 - - 2
Oracle
England

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 South West region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 115 (51.11%) SQL
2 67 (29.78%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (26.67%) PL/SQL
3 60 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
4 56 (24.89%) Finance
5 54 (24.00%) Java
6 51 (22.67%) Security Cleared
7 45 (20.00%) Unix
8 42 (18.67%) SQL Server
9 38 (16.89%) Linux
10 36 (16.00%) Data Warehouse
10 36 (16.00%) Spring
11 35 (15.56%) Oracle Database
12 32 (14.22%) CSS
13 31 (13.78%) HTML
13 31 (13.78%) Scrum
14 29 (12.89%) .NET
14 29 (12.89%) ETL
15 28 (12.44%) Microsoft
15 28 (12.44%) JavaScript
15 28 (12.44%) JIRA
16 27 (12.00%) SC Cleared
16 27 (12.00%) IBM
17 26 (11.56%) Oracle EBS
17 26 (11.56%) SOAP
18 25 (11.11%) Tomcat
19 24 (10.67%) Microservices
20 23 (10.22%) Oracle EBS R12
20 23 (10.22%) REST
21 22 (9.78%) DB2

Oracle
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 25 (11.11%) Tomcat
2 19 (8.44%) IIS
3 16 (7.11%) Apache
4 15 (6.67%) Confluence
5 14 (6.22%) Oracle Workflow
5 14 (6.22%) WebSphere
6 13 (5.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 11 (4.89%) SAS
8 10 (4.44%) CICS
8 10 (4.44%) WebLogic
9 5 (2.22%) OpenStack
10 4 (1.78%) Apache Solr
10 4 (1.78%) CMS
11 3 (1.33%) MS Exchange
12 2 (0.89%) MQSeries
12 2 (0.89%) SharePoint
12 2 (0.89%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (0.44%) ArcGIS
13 1 (0.44%) Oracle 10gAS
13 1 (0.44%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 7 (3.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.89%) SPSS
3 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.44%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.44%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 26 (11.56%) Oracle EBS
2 23 (10.22%) Oracle EBS R12
3 9 (4.00%) Oracle Payables
3 9 (4.00%) Oracle Payroll
3 9 (4.00%) Oracle Receivables
4 5 (2.22%) Oracle Applications
4 5 (2.22%) Oracle Assets
4 5 (2.22%) Oracle Cash Management
4 5 (2.22%) Oracle ERP
5 4 (1.78%) Oracle General Ledger
5 4 (1.78%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 4 (1.78%) Oracle iProcurement
6 3 (1.33%) Oracle BPM
7 2 (0.89%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 2 (0.89%) Lawson
7 2 (0.89%) Northgate Housing
7 2 (0.89%) OPENHousing
7 2 (0.89%) PeopleSoft HRMS
8 1 (0.44%) Primavera
8 1 (0.44%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (4.00%) Adobe Analytics
3 8 (3.56%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.33%) IaaS
5 2 (0.89%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.89%) GitHub
6 1 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.44%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (0.44%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (0.44%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.44%) FinancialForce
6 1 (0.44%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.44%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.44%) npm
6 1 (0.44%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.44%) Route 53
6 1 (0.44%) Serverless
6 1 (0.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 15 (6.67%) Firewall
2 10 (4.44%) BIG-IP
2 10 (4.44%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 7 (3.11%) SAN
4 4 (1.78%) DNS
4 4 (1.78%) Internet
5 3 (1.33%) SSL
6 2 (0.89%) DHCP
6 2 (0.89%) HTTP
6 2 (0.89%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (0.89%) Kerberos
6 2 (0.89%) NAS
6 2 (0.89%) Network Security
6 2 (0.89%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.44%) IPsec
7 1 (0.44%) PuTTY
7 1 (0.44%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (0.44%) SMS
7 1 (0.44%) VPN
7 1 (0.44%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (18.67%) SQL Server
2 36 (16.00%) Data Warehouse
3 35 (15.56%) Oracle Database
4 22 (9.78%) DB2
5 20 (8.89%) Oracle Database 11g
6 14 (6.22%) BusinessObjects
6 14 (6.22%) Oracle BI EE
6 14 (6.22%) Oracle ODI
6 14 (6.22%) Relational Database
7 13 (5.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 11 (4.89%) Oracle Reports
8 11 (4.89%) PostgreSQL
9 10 (4.44%) MySQL
9 10 (4.44%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 9 (4.00%) MongoDB
10 9 (4.00%) NoSQL
10 9 (4.00%) Oracle Database 12c
11 6 (2.67%) Crystal Reports
12 5 (2.22%) Oracle Database 10g
12 5 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 28 (12.44%) JIRA
2 21 (9.33%) Jenkins
3 18 (8.00%) Ant
3 18 (8.00%) Artifactory
3 18 (8.00%) Git (software)
4 17 (7.56%) TeamCity
5 16 (7.11%) Maven
6 15 (6.67%) Eclipse
7 13 (5.78%) Bitbucket
8 10 (4.44%) webpack
9 9 (4.00%) Subversion
10 8 (3.56%) Gradle
10 8 (3.56%) Visual Studio
11 6 (2.67%) Oracle APEX
11 6 (2.67%) Oracle Forms
12 5 (2.22%) JUnit
12 5 (2.22%) MSTest
12 5 (2.22%) NUnit
13 4 (1.78%) IntelliJ
13 4 (1.78%) Toad
General
1 56 (24.89%) Finance
2 21 (9.33%) Banking
3 14 (6.22%) Telecoms
4 12 (5.33%) Manufacturing
4 12 (5.33%) Marketing
5 11 (4.89%) Electronics
6 8 (3.56%) General Ledger
7 3 (1.33%) Aerospace
7 3 (1.33%) Back Office
7 3 (1.33%) Front Office
7 3 (1.33%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.33%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.89%) Legal
8 2 (0.89%) Retail
9 1 (0.44%) Advertising
9 1 (0.44%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.44%) Law
Job Titles
1 96 (42.67%) Developer
2 34 (15.11%) Analyst
3 29 (12.89%) Oracle Developer
4 27 (12.00%) Consultant
5 21 (9.33%) Java Developer
6 15 (6.67%) Architect
7 13 (5.78%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 12 (5.33%) .NET Developer
8 12 (5.33%) Oracle Consultant
9 11 (4.89%) DBA
10 10 (4.44%) Oracle DBA
11 9 (4.00%) Administrator
11 9 (4.00%) Applications Support
11 9 (4.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 8 (3.56%) Full Stack Developer
12 8 (3.56%) SQL Developer
13 7 (3.11%) Business Analyst
13 7 (3.11%) Business Developer
13 7 (3.11%) DevOps Consultant
13 7 (3.11%) Oracle Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (16.00%) Spring
2 32 (14.22%) CSS
3 31 (13.78%) HTML
4 29 (12.89%) .NET
5 26 (11.56%) SOAP
6 23 (10.22%) REST
7 21 (9.33%) XML
8 20 (8.89%) Web Services
9 15 (6.67%) ASP.NET
10 14 (6.22%) Hibernate
10 14 (6.22%) jQuery
10 14 (6.22%) JSON
10 14 (6.22%) JSP
10 14 (6.22%) Spring Boot
11 13 (5.78%) EJB
12 12 (5.33%) AngularJS
12 12 (5.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 11 (4.89%) Node.js
13 11 (4.89%) React
14 10 (4.44%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 17 (7.56%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (4.44%) DataPower
2 10 (4.44%) Mainframe
3 8 (3.56%) Management Information System
4 4 (1.78%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (1.78%) User Experience
5 3 (1.33%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.33%) Private Cloud
5 3 (1.33%) RIA
5 3 (1.33%) Web 2.0
6 2 (0.89%) Algorithms
6 2 (0.89%) Data Centre
6 2 (0.89%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (0.89%) N-Tier
6 2 (0.89%) PKI
6 2 (0.89%) Replication
6 2 (0.89%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.44%) Clustering
7 1 (0.44%) EMC VNX
7 1 (0.44%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 45 (20.00%) Unix
2 38 (16.89%) Linux
3 20 (8.89%) Windows
4 12 (5.33%) Solaris
5 9 (4.00%) Windows Server
6 8 (3.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (3.11%) Windows 10
7 7 (3.11%) Windows 7
8 6 (2.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.89%) AIX
10 2 (0.89%) CentOS
10 2 (0.89%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.44%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (29.78%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
3 31 (13.78%) Scrum
4 29 (12.89%) ETL
5 24 (10.67%) Microservices
6 22 (9.78%) Analytics
6 22 (9.78%) MVC
7 20 (8.89%) DevOps
8 17 (7.56%) Migration
8 17 (7.56%) OO
9 15 (6.67%) Workflow
10 14 (6.22%) Data Analysis
11 13 (5.78%) Data Management
11 13 (5.78%) SOA
12 12 (5.33%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (5.33%) TDD
13 11 (4.89%) Digital Marketing
13 11 (4.89%) Programme Management
13 11 (4.89%) Stakeholder Management
14 10 (4.44%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 115 (51.11%) SQL
2 60 (26.67%) PL/SQL
3 54 (24.00%) Java
4 28 (12.44%) JavaScript
5 17 (7.56%) C#
6 12 (5.33%) Shell Script
7 7 (3.11%) T-SQL
8 6 (2.67%) Perl
9 5 (2.22%) PowerShell
9 5 (2.22%) VBA
10 4 (1.78%) Bash Shell
10 4 (1.78%) Python
10 4 (1.78%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.89%) PROC SQL
11 2 (0.89%) Ruby
11 2 (0.89%) Uniface
12 1 (0.44%) C++
12 1 (0.44%) COBOL
12 1 (0.44%) F#
12 1 (0.44%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 51 (22.67%) Security Cleared
2 27 (12.00%) SC Cleared
3 14 (6.22%) DV Cleared
4 9 (4.00%) Degree
5 3 (1.33%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (0.89%) AAT
6 2 (0.89%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (0.89%) CCAB
6 2 (0.89%) CISM
6 2 (0.89%) CISSP
6 2 (0.89%) OSCP
6 2 (0.89%) SANS
7 1 (0.44%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.78%) QA
2 7 (3.11%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.78%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (1.78%) GDPR
4 3 (1.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (1.33%) SLA
5 2 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.89%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.44%) Basel II
6 1 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 11 (4.89%) Virtual Machines
2 9 (4.00%) Docker
3 6 (2.67%) Xen
4 5 (2.22%) Active Directory
5 4 (1.78%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (1.33%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (1.33%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.89%) IAG
7 2 (0.89%) VirtualBox
7 2 (0.89%) vSphere
8 1 (0.44%) GlusterFS
8 1 (0.44%) HDFS
8 1 (0.44%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (4.00%) Ansible
2 8 (3.56%) Oracle RMAN
2 8 (3.56%) Puppet
3 7 (3.11%) EMC NetWorker
4 5 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (1.78%) Data Guard
6 2 (0.89%) HP ALM
6 2 (0.89%) Nagios
6 2 (0.89%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (0.89%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.44%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
7 1 (0.44%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.44%) Opsview
7 1 (0.44%) Oracle Flashback
7 1 (0.44%) OSSEC
7 1 (0.44%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 1 (0.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 28 (12.44%) Microsoft
2 27 (12.00%) IBM
3 20 (8.89%) SAP
4 11 (4.89%) EMC
5 10 (4.44%) F5
6 9 (4.00%) Adobe
6 9 (4.00%) Green Hat
6 9 (4.00%) Teradata
7 7 (3.11%) Tableau
7 7 (3.11%) VMware
8 6 (2.67%) Cognos
8 6 (2.67%) Netezza
9 5 (2.22%) Red Hat
10 4 (1.78%) Citrix
10 4 (1.78%) Siebel
11 3 (1.33%) AppDynamics
11 3 (1.33%) ATG
11 3 (1.33%) Infor
11 3 (1.33%) Northgate
11 3 (1.33%) Sybase