Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 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 West
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 19 22
Rank change year-on-year -9 +3 -1
Contract jobs citing Oracle 310 448 466
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 5.52% 7.71% 7.04%
As % of the Vendors category 13.88% 18.33% 17.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 286 334
South West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £326 £307 £313
90th Percentile £535 £536 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 10
South West median hourly rate £40.25 £22.00 £39.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +82.95% -44.65% -6.47%
10th Percentile £16.92 £17.80 £29.63
90th Percentile £58.98 £31.13 £44.03
England median hourly rate £40.00 £31.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +29.03% -11.43% -

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 2234 2444 2695
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 39.76% 42.09% 40.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1358 1533 1683
South West median daily rate £395 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.33% - -
10th Percentile £200 £200 £211
90th Percentile £550 £538 £511
England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 163 153
South West median hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.86% -6.67% +12.50%
10th Percentile £11.90 £11.25 £11.03
90th Percentile £50.00 £46.00 £49.84
England median hourly rate £17.25 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +4.55% -5.71% +6.06%

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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 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
Bristol +4 131 £375 - 17
Wiltshire +5 94 £425 - 3
Gloucestershire -21 33 £420 +0.30% 4
Somerset -3 10 £388 +6.90% 3
Dorset -9 10 £388 -8.82% 2
Devon -27 9 £385 -3.75%
Cornwall -12 2 - -
Oracle
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 West region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 112 (36.13%) SQL
2 94 (30.32%) Finance
3 87 (28.06%) Agile Software Development
4 73 (23.55%) SQL Server
5 65 (20.97%) Linux
6 61 (19.68%) Java
7 59 (19.03%) Oracle Database
8 58 (18.71%) Business Intelligence
9 50 (16.13%) Scrum
9 50 (16.13%) Unix
10 48 (15.48%) Microsoft
11 45 (14.52%) SOAP
11 45 (14.52%) Security Cleared
11 45 (14.52%) Analytical Skills
12 44 (14.19%) PL/SQL
12 44 (14.19%) Oracle EBS
13 42 (13.55%) REST
14 40 (12.90%) JavaScript
14 40 (12.90%) .NET
15 39 (12.58%) HTML
15 39 (12.58%) CSS
15 39 (12.58%) Data Warehouse
15 39 (12.58%) MVC
16 38 (12.26%) JSON
17 35 (11.29%) Oracle EBS R12
17 35 (11.29%) Firewall
17 35 (11.29%) AngularJS
18 34 (10.97%) DevOps
19 33 (10.65%) ETL
19 33 (10.65%) C#

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 31 (10.00%) Tomcat
2 25 (8.06%) WebLogic
3 22 (7.10%) Apache
4 16 (5.16%) IIS
5 12 (3.87%) Confluence
6 11 (3.55%) Oracle Application Server
6 11 (3.55%) Oracle Workflow
6 11 (3.55%) SAS
7 10 (3.23%) CICS
7 10 (3.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 8 (2.58%) iPlanet
8 8 (2.58%) JBoss
9 6 (1.94%) WebSphere
10 5 (1.61%) OpenStack
10 5 (1.61%) SharePoint
11 4 (1.29%) GlassFish
11 4 (1.29%) JCAPS
11 4 (1.29%) MS Exchange
12 3 (0.97%) SharePoint Server
13 2 (0.65%) EPiServer
Applications
1 9 (2.90%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (0.65%) SPSS
3 1 (0.32%) LaTeX
3 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.32%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.32%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 44 (14.19%) Oracle EBS
2 35 (11.29%) Oracle EBS R12
3 24 (7.74%) Oracle Payables
4 15 (4.84%) Oracle Applications
5 10 (3.23%) Oracle Receivables
6 9 (2.90%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 7 (2.26%) Oracle Payroll
8 6 (1.94%) Oracle Assets
8 6 (1.94%) Oracle BPM
9 5 (1.61%) Maximo
9 5 (1.61%) Oracle Cash Management
9 5 (1.61%) Oracle ERP
9 5 (1.61%) Oracle General Ledger
10 4 (1.29%) Oracle Internet Expenses
10 4 (1.29%) Oracle iProcurement
11 2 (0.65%) Lawson
11 2 (0.65%) Oracle Financials
11 2 (0.65%) PeopleSoft HCM
12 1 (0.32%) Oracle ASCP
12 1 (0.32%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 17 (5.48%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (4.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (2.90%) Adobe Analytics
3 9 (2.90%) PaaS
4 8 (2.58%) IaaS
5 3 (0.97%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 3 (0.97%) GitHub
6 1 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.32%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.32%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (0.32%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.32%) Office 365
6 1 (0.32%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.32%) Route 53
6 1 (0.32%) Serverless
6 1 (0.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 35 (11.29%) Firewall
2 10 (3.23%) BIG-IP
2 10 (3.23%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 10 (3.23%) TCP/IP
3 8 (2.58%) SAN
4 7 (2.26%) HTTP
4 7 (2.26%) WAN
5 6 (1.94%) DHCP
5 6 (1.94%) LAN
5 6 (1.94%) VPN
6 5 (1.61%) LDAP
7 4 (1.29%) DNS
7 4 (1.29%) Internet
7 4 (1.29%) SMS
8 3 (0.97%) NAS
8 3 (0.97%) PuTTY
8 3 (0.97%) WinSCP
9 2 (0.65%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (0.65%) Network Security
9 2 (0.65%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (23.55%) SQL Server
2 59 (19.03%) Oracle Database
3 39 (12.58%) Data Warehouse
4 24 (7.74%) Oracle BI EE
5 19 (6.13%) Oracle Reports
6 18 (5.81%) Oracle ODI
7 17 (5.48%) Relational Database
8 16 (5.16%) DB2
8 16 (5.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 15 (4.84%) Oracle Database 11g
10 11 (3.55%) MongoDB
11 10 (3.23%) BusinessObjects
11 10 (3.23%) MySQL
11 10 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 8 (2.58%) IBM InfoSphere
12 8 (2.58%) PostgreSQL
12 8 (2.58%) RDBMS
13 7 (2.26%) Big Data
13 7 (2.26%) NoSQL
13 7 (2.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 25 (8.06%) JIRA
2 21 (6.77%) Visual Studio
3 19 (6.13%) Jenkins
4 17 (5.48%) Artifactory
4 17 (5.48%) Selenium
5 16 (5.16%) Git (software)
6 15 (4.84%) Maven
6 15 (4.84%) Subversion
7 13 (4.19%) Ant
7 13 (4.19%) TeamCity
8 12 (3.87%) Bitbucket
9 10 (3.23%) Eclipse
9 10 (3.23%) webpack
10 9 (2.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 8 (2.58%) Gradle
11 8 (2.58%) Hudson
11 8 (2.58%) Oracle Forms
12 7 (2.26%) SoapUI
12 7 (2.26%) Toad
13 6 (1.94%) LoadRunner
General
1 94 (30.32%) Finance
2 30 (9.68%) Marketing
3 24 (7.74%) Telecoms
4 23 (7.42%) Manufacturing
5 20 (6.45%) Electronics
6 15 (4.84%) Banking
7 9 (2.90%) General Ledger
8 6 (1.94%) Retail
9 4 (1.29%) Retail Banking
10 3 (0.97%) Aerospace
10 3 (0.97%) Back Office
10 3 (0.97%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.97%) Military
11 2 (0.65%) Billing
12 1 (0.32%) Legal
Job Titles
1 112 (36.13%) Developer
2 56 (18.06%) Analyst
3 35 (11.29%) Consultant
4 27 (8.71%) .NET Developer
5 26 (8.39%) Oracle Developer
6 24 (7.74%) Oracle Analyst
7 21 (6.77%) Architect
7 21 (6.77%) Functional Analyst
7 21 (6.77%) Java Developer
7 21 (6.77%) Oracle Consultant
8 20 (6.45%) Administrator
8 20 (6.45%) C# Developer
9 17 (5.48%) ASP.NET Developer
9 17 (5.48%) C# .NET Developer
9 17 (5.48%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 17 (5.48%) Software Developer
10 16 (5.16%) Agile Developer
11 15 (4.84%) Agile .NET Developer
11 15 (4.84%) Agile C# Developer
11 15 (4.84%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (14.52%) SOAP
2 42 (13.55%) REST
3 40 (12.90%) .NET
4 39 (12.58%) CSS
4 39 (12.58%) HTML
5 38 (12.26%) JSON
6 35 (11.29%) AngularJS
7 32 (10.32%) ASP.NET
7 32 (10.32%) jQuery
8 31 (10.00%) XML
9 28 (9.03%) ASP.NET Web API
9 28 (9.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 27 (8.71%) Web Services
11 26 (8.39%) ASP.NET MVC
12 25 (8.06%) Spring
13 15 (4.84%) J2EE
14 13 (4.19%) React
14 13 (4.19%) Spring Boot
15 11 (3.55%) Hibernate
16 10 (3.23%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 45 (14.52%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (3.23%) Clustering
2 10 (3.23%) DataPower
2 10 (3.23%) Mainframe
3 9 (2.90%) Management Information System
3 9 (2.90%) User Experience
3 9 (2.90%) Virtual Team
4 7 (2.26%) Public Cloud
5 6 (1.94%) RIA
6 5 (1.61%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.29%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.29%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (0.97%) Data Centre
8 3 (0.97%) iPad
8 3 (0.97%) Private Cloud
9 2 (0.65%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.65%) NHS
9 2 (0.65%) PKI
9 2 (0.65%) Social Media
9 2 (0.65%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 65 (20.97%) Linux
2 50 (16.13%) Unix
3 31 (10.00%) Windows
4 14 (4.52%) Solaris
5 12 (3.87%) AIX
6 11 (3.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (3.23%) Windows Server
8 7 (2.26%) HPUX
9 6 (1.94%) SUSE
10 4 (1.29%) Windows 7
10 4 (1.29%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (0.97%) CentOS
11 3 (0.97%) Windows 10
11 3 (0.97%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.65%) Amazon Linux
13 1 (0.32%) CoreOS
13 1 (0.32%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (28.06%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (18.71%) Business Intelligence
3 50 (16.13%) Scrum
4 39 (12.58%) MVC
5 34 (10.97%) DevOps
6 33 (10.65%) ETL
7 29 (9.35%) OO
8 28 (9.03%) OOD
9 26 (8.39%) Analytics
10 22 (7.10%) Data Analysis
11 20 (6.45%) Digital Marketing
11 20 (6.45%) Programme Management
12 19 (6.13%) CRM
12 19 (6.13%) Migration
12 19 (6.13%) Stakeholder Management
12 19 (6.13%) User Acceptance Testing
13 18 (5.81%) ITIL
14 17 (5.48%) Data Modelling
15 16 (5.16%) Continuous Integration
15 16 (5.16%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 112 (36.13%) SQL
2 61 (19.68%) Java
3 44 (14.19%) PL/SQL
4 40 (12.90%) JavaScript
5 33 (10.65%) C#
6 20 (6.45%) Shell Script
7 11 (3.55%) Python
8 9 (2.90%) C
8 9 (2.90%) Perl
9 8 (2.58%) VBA
10 6 (1.94%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
11 5 (1.61%) C++
11 5 (1.61%) VB.NET
12 4 (1.29%) Bash Shell
12 4 (1.29%) T-SQL
13 3 (0.97%) F#
14 2 (0.65%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.65%) PROC SQL
14 2 (0.65%) Uniface
14 2 (0.65%) VB
Qualifications
1 45 (14.52%) Security Cleared
2 18 (5.81%) SC Cleared
3 11 (3.55%) Degree
3 11 (3.55%) DV Cleared
4 8 (2.58%) BPSS Clearance
5 5 (1.61%) ISEB
5 5 (1.61%) MySQL Certification
6 4 (1.29%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (1.29%) ISTQB
6 4 (1.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.65%) CISM
7 2 (0.65%) CISSP
7 2 (0.65%) OSCP
7 2 (0.65%) PMP
7 2 (0.65%) SANS
8 1 (0.32%) CCAB
8 1 (0.32%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.32%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.32%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (7.74%) QA
2 9 (2.90%) ISO 9001
3 7 (2.26%) PCI DSS
4 6 (1.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (1.61%) Data Quality
6 4 (1.29%) Disclosure Scotland
6 4 (1.29%) GDPR
7 2 (0.65%) HL7
7 2 (0.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.32%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.32%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (5.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (4.84%) Docker
2 15 (4.84%) Virtual Machines
3 8 (2.58%) Active Directory
3 8 (2.58%) vSphere
4 7 (2.26%) Hyper-V
4 7 (2.26%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 7 (2.26%) Xen
5 6 (1.94%) KVM
6 3 (0.97%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (0.97%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.65%) IAG
7 2 (0.65%) Samba
8 1 (0.32%) GlusterFS
8 1 (0.32%) HDFS
8 1 (0.32%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 8 (2.58%) Kibana
1 8 (2.58%) logstash
2 7 (2.26%) Puppet
3 5 (1.61%) Ansible
3 5 (1.61%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 5 (1.61%) Oracle RMAN
4 4 (1.29%) WSUS
5 3 (0.97%) Nagios
5 3 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.65%) Data Guard
6 2 (0.65%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.65%) Icinga
6 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (0.65%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (0.65%) vRealize
7 1 (0.32%) Nessus
7 1 (0.32%) OpenView
7 1 (0.32%) SCCM
7 1 (0.32%) Terraform
7 1 (0.32%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 48 (15.48%) Microsoft
2 33 (10.65%) SAP
3 30 (9.68%) IBM
4 22 (7.10%) VMware
5 18 (5.81%) F5
6 16 (5.16%) Red Hat
7 11 (3.55%) Cisco
8 10 (3.23%) Adobe
9 9 (2.90%) Green Hat
9 9 (2.90%) HP
10 8 (2.58%) Citrix
10 8 (2.58%) Sun
10 8 (2.58%) Teradata
11 7 (2.26%) Netezza
11 7 (2.26%) Veritas
12 6 (1.94%) PlateSpin
13 4 (1.29%) ATG
14 3 (0.97%) EMC
14 3 (0.97%) JD Edwards
14 3 (0.97%) PeopleSoft