Period
to 23 May 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 May 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 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 17 26
Rank change year-on-year -22 +9 -5
Contract jobs citing Oracle 225 443 399
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 4.44% 8.54% 6.75%
As % of the Vendors category 11.97% 20.68% 16.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 253 255
South West median daily rate £425 £438 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.86% +12.90% -
10th Percentile £308 £295 £300
90th Percentile £500 £546 £575
England median daily rate £475 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 23 5
South West median hourly rate £28.87 £40.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.83% -5.88% +30.77%
10th Percentile £19.72 £29.10 £37.20
90th Percentile £40.02 £43.00 £45.85
England median hourly rate £36.25 £35.00 £38.75
% change year-on-year +3.57% -9.68% +10.16%

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 1,879 2,142 2,446
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 37.12% 41.30% 41.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,075 1,350 1,558
South West median daily rate £390 £388 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.65% +4.73% -1.33%
10th Percentile £225 £213 £222
90th Percentile £550 £538 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 122 140
South West median hourly rate £18.37 £38.50 £25.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -52.29% +52.48% +25.48%
10th Percentile £11.18 £13.00 £11.63
90th Percentile £46.23 £50.00 £51.50
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - -2.78% +2.86%

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 May 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 May 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 May 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 -5 86 £400 +6.67% 42
Wiltshire -30 39 £425 -13.27% 11
Gloucestershire -13 32 £450 -4.76% 7
Devon -19 27 £438 +10.06% 5
Dorset -16 15 £475 +16.21% 2
Somerset -26 11 £388 -8.82% 8
Cornwall - 1 - - 1
Oracle
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 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.

1 108 (48.00%) SQL
2 79 (35.11%) Agile Software Development
3 68 (30.22%) Finance
4 63 (28.00%) Java
5 59 (26.22%) PL/SQL
6 58 (25.78%) Unix
7 53 (23.56%) Security Cleared
8 50 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
9 43 (19.11%) SQL Server
10 39 (17.33%) HTML
11 37 (16.44%) JavaScript
12 36 (16.00%) CSS
13 35 (15.56%) Data Warehouse
14 33 (14.67%) SC Cleared
15 32 (14.22%) Microsoft
15 32 (14.22%) Scrum
15 32 (14.22%) Oracle Database
16 31 (13.78%) ETL
16 31 (13.78%) .NET
16 31 (13.78%) Spring
17 30 (13.33%) REST
18 28 (12.44%) JIRA
18 28 (12.44%) Linux
19 27 (12.00%) Web Services
19 27 (12.00%) XML
20 26 (11.56%) SOAP
20 26 (11.56%) Git (software)
21 25 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
21 25 (11.11%) Microservices
22 24 (10.67%) Hibernate

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 22 (9.78%) Confluence
2 21 (9.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 20 (8.89%) WebSphere
4 15 (6.67%) WebLogic
5 14 (6.22%) Tomcat
6 8 (3.56%) Oracle Workflow
7 7 (3.11%) Apache
8 6 (2.67%) IIS
9 5 (2.22%) OpenStack
10 4 (1.78%) Apache Solr
10 4 (1.78%) Oracle Service Bus
10 4 (1.78%) SAS
11 3 (1.33%) CMS
11 3 (1.33%) JBoss
11 3 (1.33%) MQSeries
11 3 (1.33%) WebLogic Portal
12 2 (0.89%) MS Exchange
12 2 (0.89%) SharePoint
13 1 (0.44%) Oracle 10gAS
13 1 (0.44%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (3.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.89%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.44%) CATIA
3 1 (0.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 21 (9.33%) Oracle EBS
2 13 (5.78%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (2.22%) Oracle Payables
3 5 (2.22%) Oracle Receivables
4 4 (1.78%) Oracle BPM
5 3 (1.33%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (1.33%) Northgate Housing
5 3 (1.33%) OPENHousing
5 3 (1.33%) Oracle Applications
5 3 (1.33%) Oracle Financials
5 3 (1.33%) Oracle General Ledger
6 2 (0.89%) PeopleSoft HCM
6 2 (0.89%) PeopleSoft HRMS
6 2 (0.89%) Siebel CRM
6 2 (0.89%) Unit4 Business World
7 1 (0.44%) DELMIA
7 1 (0.44%) Endur
7 1 (0.44%) Findur
7 1 (0.44%) Oracle Payroll
7 1 (0.44%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 20 (8.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (5.78%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.78%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.33%) PaaS
5 2 (0.89%) Office 365
5 2 (0.89%) SaaS
6 1 (0.44%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.44%) FinancialForce
6 1 (0.44%) GitHub
6 1 (0.44%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.22%) DNS
2 4 (1.78%) Firewall
3 3 (1.33%) DHCP
3 3 (1.33%) Internet
3 3 (1.33%) SAN
3 3 (1.33%) SSL
3 3 (1.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.89%) HTTP
4 2 (0.89%) NAS
4 2 (0.89%) VLAN
5 1 (0.44%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.44%) IPv4
5 1 (0.44%) IPv6
5 1 (0.44%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.44%) Network Security
5 1 (0.44%) PuTTY
5 1 (0.44%) SMS
5 1 (0.44%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (19.11%) SQL Server
2 35 (15.56%) Data Warehouse
3 32 (14.22%) Oracle Database
4 25 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
5 19 (8.44%) Relational Database
6 16 (7.11%) DB2
7 15 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
8 13 (5.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 12 (5.33%) MySQL
10 11 (4.89%) BusinessObjects
11 10 (4.44%) MongoDB
11 10 (4.44%) Oracle BI EE
11 10 (4.44%) Oracle Database 12c
12 8 (3.56%) Oracle ODI
13 7 (3.11%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 7 (3.11%) Oracle Reports
13 7 (3.11%) Star Schema
14 6 (2.67%) Crystal Reports
14 6 (2.67%) NoSQL
15 5 (2.22%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 28 (12.44%) JIRA
2 26 (11.56%) Git (software)
3 24 (10.67%) Maven
4 23 (10.22%) Jenkins
5 22 (9.78%) Ant
6 18 (8.00%) Eclipse
6 18 (8.00%) TeamCity
7 16 (7.11%) Artifactory
8 6 (2.67%) JUnit
8 6 (2.67%) Oracle APEX
8 6 (2.67%) Subversion
9 5 (2.22%) Bitbucket
9 5 (2.22%) Cucumber
9 5 (2.22%) Gradle
9 5 (2.22%) MSTest
9 5 (2.22%) NUnit
10 4 (1.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (1.78%) Oracle Forms
10 4 (1.78%) Visual Studio
11 3 (1.33%) LoadRunner
General
1 68 (30.22%) Finance
2 22 (9.78%) Banking
3 10 (4.44%) Telecoms
4 9 (4.00%) Manufacturing
5 8 (3.56%) Electronics
5 8 (3.56%) Marketing
6 7 (3.11%) General Ledger
7 5 (2.22%) Front Office
8 4 (1.78%) Retail
9 2 (0.89%) Advertising
9 2 (0.89%) Back Office
9 2 (0.89%) Corporate Banking
9 2 (0.89%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.89%) Legal
10 1 (0.44%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.44%) Law
Job Titles
1 97 (43.11%) Developer
2 32 (14.22%) Analyst
2 32 (14.22%) Java Developer
3 24 (10.67%) Oracle Developer
4 16 (7.11%) DBA
5 14 (6.22%) Consultant
6 12 (5.33%) Applications Support
6 12 (5.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 10 (4.44%) Oracle DBA
7 10 (4.44%) Team Leader
8 9 (4.00%) .NET Developer
8 9 (4.00%) DevOps Engineer
8 9 (4.00%) ETL Developer
8 9 (4.00%) SQL Developer
9 8 (3.56%) C# .NET Developer
9 8 (3.56%) C# Developer
9 8 (3.56%) Oracle Analyst
10 7 (3.11%) Administrator
10 7 (3.11%) Data Warehouse Developer
10 7 (3.11%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (17.33%) HTML
2 36 (16.00%) CSS
3 31 (13.78%) .NET
3 31 (13.78%) Spring
4 30 (13.33%) REST
5 27 (12.00%) Web Services
5 27 (12.00%) XML
6 26 (11.56%) SOAP
7 24 (10.67%) Hibernate
8 23 (10.22%) J2EE
9 20 (8.89%) EJB
10 18 (8.00%) JSP
11 17 (7.56%) HTML5
12 16 (7.11%) JMS
13 15 (6.67%) CSS3
13 15 (6.67%) DHTML
14 13 (5.78%) ASP.NET
14 13 (5.78%) jQuery
15 8 (3.56%) ASP.NET Web API
16 7 (3.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.22%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (2.67%) User Experience
3 4 (1.78%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (1.78%) Linked Data
4 3 (1.33%) Management Information System
5 2 (0.89%) NHS
5 2 (0.89%) Replication
5 2 (0.89%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.44%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.44%) Animation
6 1 (0.44%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.44%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.44%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.44%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.44%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.44%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.44%) PKI
6 1 (0.44%) RIA
6 1 (0.44%) SWIFT
6 1 (0.44%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 58 (25.78%) Unix
2 28 (12.44%) Linux
3 17 (7.56%) Windows
4 9 (4.00%) Solaris
5 8 (3.56%) Windows Server
6 6 (2.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (1.78%) Windows 10
7 4 (1.78%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.89%) AIX
9 2 (0.89%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.44%) CentOS
10 1 (0.44%) OpenVMS
10 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (35.11%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 32 (14.22%) Scrum
4 31 (13.78%) ETL
5 25 (11.11%) Microservices
6 22 (9.78%) Migration
7 21 (9.33%) SOA
8 16 (7.11%) OO
9 15 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (6.22%) MVC
11 13 (5.78%) Data Modelling
11 13 (5.78%) DevOps
11 13 (5.78%) SDLC
12 12 (5.33%) Data Migration
12 12 (5.33%) Stakeholder Management
13 11 (4.89%) Workflow
14 10 (4.44%) Kimball Methodology
14 10 (4.44%) Performance Management
15 9 (4.00%) Analytics
15 9 (4.00%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 108 (48.00%) SQL
2 63 (28.00%) Java
3 59 (26.22%) PL/SQL
4 37 (16.44%) JavaScript
5 16 (7.11%) C#
6 14 (6.22%) Shell Script
7 8 (3.56%) Java 8
7 8 (3.56%) T-SQL
8 6 (2.67%) PowerShell
8 6 (2.67%) VBA
9 4 (1.78%) C
9 4 (1.78%) Perl
10 3 (1.33%) Bash Shell
10 3 (1.33%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.89%) Groovy
11 2 (0.89%) Python
11 2 (0.89%) VB
12 1 (0.44%) C++
12 1 (0.44%) Delphi
12 1 (0.44%) PHP
Qualifications
1 53 (23.56%) Security Cleared
2 33 (14.67%) SC Cleared
3 9 (4.00%) DV Cleared
4 4 (1.78%) Degree
5 2 (0.89%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (0.89%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.89%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.44%) AAT
6 1 (0.44%) CCAB
6 1 (0.44%) CISM
6 1 (0.44%) CISSP
6 1 (0.44%) ISEB
6 1 (0.44%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.44%) OSCP
6 1 (0.44%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.67%) QA
2 3 (1.33%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.33%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (1.33%) GDPR
3 2 (0.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.89%) SLA
4 1 (0.44%) Basel II
4 1 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.44%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.44%) PMO
System Software
1 6 (2.67%) Active Directory
1 6 (2.67%) Docker
2 2 (0.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.89%) vSphere
2 2 (0.89%) Xen
3 1 (0.44%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.44%) IAG
3 1 (0.44%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.44%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.44%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.44%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (3.56%) Ansible
1 8 (3.56%) EMC NetWorker
2 7 (3.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 7 (3.11%) Puppet
3 5 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (1.78%) SCCM
4 4 (1.78%) SCSM
5 3 (1.33%) Amdocs OSS
5 3 (1.33%) Data Guard
5 3 (1.33%) Kubernetes
5 3 (1.33%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (0.89%) Nagios
6 2 (0.89%) Opsview
6 2 (0.89%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.44%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
7 1 (0.44%) HP ALM
7 1 (0.44%) Oracle Flashback
7 1 (0.44%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 1 (0.44%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 32 (14.22%) Microsoft
2 21 (9.33%) SAP
3 11 (4.89%) Cognos
3 11 (4.89%) IBM
4 9 (4.00%) EMC
4 9 (4.00%) Teradata
5 8 (3.56%) Centrify
6 7 (3.11%) Talend
7 6 (2.67%) MuleSoft
7 6 (2.67%) Northgate
7 6 (2.67%) Tableau
8 5 (2.22%) Siebel
9 4 (1.78%) AppDynamics
9 4 (1.78%) Guidewire
9 4 (1.78%) PeopleSoft
9 4 (1.78%) Red Hat
9 4 (1.78%) Sitecore
9 4 (1.78%) VMware
10 3 (1.33%) Citrix
10 3 (1.33%) Cramer