Period
to 16 November 2019

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 16 November 2019 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
16 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 58 29 31
Rank change year-on-year -29 +2 -13
Contract jobs citing Oracle 254 407 312
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 3.95% 6.46% 5.51%
As % of the Vendors category 9.64% 16.32% 13.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 285 202
South West median daily rate £475 £425 £402
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +5.85% +0.38%
10th Percentile £363 £300 £325
90th Percentile £638 £554 £538
England median daily rate £488 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 23 9
South West median hourly rate £42.00 £41.53 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.13% +10.75% +70.45%
10th Percentile £40.25 £35.40 £15.00
90th Percentile £56.63 £66.13 £58.90
England median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +40.35%

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 2,635 2,494 2,259
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 40.97% 39.57% 39.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,668 1,511 1,368
South West median daily rate £438 £425 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +8.97% +4.00%
10th Percentile £225 £250 £200
90th Percentile £625 £575 £550
England median daily rate £450 £450 £445
% change year-on-year - +1.12% +4.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 109 133 105
South West median hourly rate £40.50 £41.53 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.48% +38.43% +42.86%
10th Percentile £16.25 £11.18 £12.06
90th Percentile £53.75 £48.75 £50.00
England median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.38
% change year-on-year +8.57% +0.72% +5.30%

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 16 November 2019.

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 16 November 2019.

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 16 November 2019. 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
Wiltshire -1 88 £470 +4.44% 17
Gloucestershire -11 52 £500 - 29
Bristol -53 44 £403 -5.29% 26
Somerset -1 28 £600 +41.18% 1
Cornwall +2 22 £525 +50.00% 2
Devon -14 9 £475 +13.10% 5
Dorset -6 4 £425 -8.11% 10
Oracle
England

For the 6 months to 16 November 2019, 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.

1 118 (46.46%) SQL
2 115 (45.28%) Security Cleared
3 96 (37.80%) Agile Software Development
4 90 (35.43%) SC Cleared
5 63 (24.80%) Java
6 59 (23.23%) Linux
6 59 (23.23%) Oracle Database
7 55 (21.65%) SQL Server
8 52 (20.47%) Migration
9 48 (18.90%) JavaScript
10 46 (18.11%) Scrum
10 46 (18.11%) TDD
11 44 (17.32%) PostgreSQL
11 44 (17.32%) Finance
12 42 (16.54%) Business Intelligence
13 41 (16.14%) ETL
13 41 (16.14%) XML
13 41 (16.14%) Spring
14 40 (15.75%) PL/SQL
14 40 (15.75%) Microsoft
15 39 (15.35%) AWS
16 38 (14.96%) MongoDB
17 37 (14.57%) Web Services
17 37 (14.57%) Unix
18 36 (14.17%) BDD
19 32 (12.60%) Azure
19 32 (12.60%) Cucumber
19 32 (12.60%) NetIQ
20 31 (12.20%) DV Cleared
20 31 (12.20%) JIRA

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 16 (6.30%) JBoss
1 16 (6.30%) Tomcat
2 13 (5.12%) SharePoint
2 13 (5.12%) WebLogic
3 12 (4.72%) Oracle Workflow
4 11 (4.33%) Confluence
5 7 (2.76%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (2.36%) Apache
7 5 (1.97%) IIS
8 4 (1.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (0.79%) CMS
9 2 (0.79%) Skype for Business
10 1 (0.39%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.39%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.39%) NetWeaver
10 1 (0.39%) Oracle Application Server
10 1 (0.39%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 1 (0.39%) Oracle Service Bus
10 1 (0.39%) SilverStripe
10 1 (0.39%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (1.97%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (1.97%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.39%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.39%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 20 (7.87%) Oracle EBS R12
2 18 (7.09%) Oracle EBS
3 10 (3.94%) PeopleSoft HCM
4 9 (3.54%) Oracle Applications
5 8 (3.15%) Remedy ITSM
6 6 (2.36%) Oracle BPM
6 6 (2.36%) Oracle ERP
7 4 (1.57%) Dynamics CRM
8 2 (0.79%) assyst
9 1 (0.39%) Cognos Planning
9 1 (0.39%) Northgate Housing
9 1 (0.39%) OPENHousing
9 1 (0.39%) Oracle Financials
9 1 (0.39%) Oracle HRMS
9 1 (0.39%) Oracle Payroll
9 1 (0.39%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 39 (15.35%) AWS
2 32 (12.60%) Azure
3 15 (5.91%) SaaS
4 14 (5.51%) Office 365
5 12 (4.72%) PaaS
6 8 (3.15%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (1.97%) Azure Active Directory
7 5 (1.97%) GCP
7 5 (1.97%) IaaS
8 4 (1.57%) Azure Data Factory
8 4 (1.57%) GitHub
8 4 (1.57%) Serverless
9 3 (1.18%) Dynamics 365
10 2 (0.79%) Google Analytics
10 2 (0.79%) NuGet
11 1 (0.39%) AdWords
11 1 (0.39%) Amazon ECS
11 1 (0.39%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.39%) Oracle CX
11 1 (0.39%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.72%) FTP
2 6 (2.36%) DNS
2 6 (2.36%) Intranet
3 5 (1.97%) DHCP
4 3 (1.18%) SSL
5 2 (0.79%) Firewall
5 2 (0.79%) Internet
5 2 (0.79%) LAN
5 2 (0.79%) Skype
5 2 (0.79%) WAN
6 1 (0.39%) HTTP
6 1 (0.39%) SAN
6 1 (0.39%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (23.23%) Oracle Database
2 55 (21.65%) SQL Server
3 44 (17.32%) PostgreSQL
4 38 (14.96%) MongoDB
5 25 (9.84%) Data Warehouse
6 24 (9.45%) Oracle Reports
7 22 (8.66%) MySQL
8 19 (7.48%) DB2
9 17 (6.69%) Big Data
9 17 (6.69%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 16 (6.30%) Hadoop
11 13 (5.12%) DataStage
11 13 (5.12%) Informix
12 12 (4.72%) QualityStage
13 11 (4.33%) IBM InfoSphere
13 11 (4.33%) NoSQL
14 10 (3.94%) Oracle Database 11g
14 10 (3.94%) Oracle Database 12c
14 10 (3.94%) Relational Database
15 9 (3.54%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 32 (12.60%) Cucumber
2 31 (12.20%) JIRA
3 27 (10.63%) Jenkins
4 22 (8.66%) Maven
5 21 (8.27%) Git (software)
6 14 (5.51%) JUnit
6 14 (5.51%) Selenium
7 11 (4.33%) Mockito
8 10 (3.94%) GitLab
8 10 (3.94%) Oracle Forms
9 9 (3.54%) Bitbucket
10 8 (3.15%) Appium
11 7 (2.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 5 (1.97%) Ant
12 5 (1.97%) Subversion
13 4 (1.57%) LoadRunner
13 4 (1.57%) Team Foundation Server
14 3 (1.18%) HP UFT
14 3 (1.18%) JBehave
14 3 (1.18%) Visual Studio
General
1 44 (17.32%) Finance
2 26 (10.24%) Public Sector
3 10 (3.94%) Military
4 9 (3.54%) Telecoms
5 8 (3.15%) Marketing
6 7 (2.76%) Electronics
6 7 (2.76%) Manufacturing
6 7 (2.76%) Retail
7 3 (1.18%) Local Government
8 2 (0.79%) Automotive
9 1 (0.39%) Back Office
9 1 (0.39%) Banking
9 1 (0.39%) Law
9 1 (0.39%) Legal
Job Titles
1 102 (40.16%) Developer
2 32 (12.60%) Analyst
3 30 (11.81%) DBA
4 25 (9.84%) Java Developer
4 25 (9.84%) Oracle DBA
5 24 (9.45%) Consultant
6 18 (7.09%) ETL Developer
7 17 (6.69%) Oracle Developer
8 15 (5.91%) Architect
9 13 (5.12%) Administrator
9 13 (5.12%) Business Analyst
10 12 (4.72%) Oracle Consultant
11 11 (4.33%) Software Engineer
11 11 (4.33%) SQL Developer
12 10 (3.94%) Data Analyst
13 9 (3.54%) Azure Architect
13 9 (3.54%) DataStage Developer
13 9 (3.54%) Java Engineer
13 9 (3.54%) Java Software Engineer
13 9 (3.54%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (16.14%) Spring
1 41 (16.14%) XML
2 37 (14.57%) Web Services
3 23 (9.06%) Hibernate
3 23 (9.06%) HTML
4 22 (8.66%) Oracle Fusion
5 21 (8.27%) REST
6 18 (7.09%) AngularJS
6 18 (7.09%) CSS
7 17 (6.69%) Middleware
7 17 (6.69%) SailPoint
8 16 (6.30%) Node.js
8 16 (6.30%) SOAP
9 14 (5.51%) EJB
9 14 (5.51%) React
9 14 (5.51%) XML Schema
10 13 (5.12%) JSF
11 11 (4.33%) jQuery
11 11 (4.33%) RESTful
12 10 (3.94%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 26 (10.24%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (5.51%) Management Information System
3 13 (5.12%) Clustering
4 12 (4.72%) User Experience
5 10 (3.94%) Replication
6 5 (1.97%) Public Cloud
6 5 (1.97%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (1.57%) NHS
7 4 (1.57%) Private Cloud
8 2 (0.79%) EPoS
9 1 (0.39%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.39%) Blog
9 1 (0.39%) Cloud Native
9 1 (0.39%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.39%) Device Driver
9 1 (0.39%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.39%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.39%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.39%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 59 (23.23%) Linux
2 37 (14.57%) Unix
3 28 (11.02%) Windows
4 20 (7.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (2.76%) Windows Server
6 6 (2.36%) Solaris
7 5 (1.97%) Windows 10
8 4 (1.57%) AIX
8 4 (1.57%) zOS
9 3 (1.18%) Android
9 3 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.39%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.39%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (37.80%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (20.47%) Migration
3 46 (18.11%) Scrum
3 46 (18.11%) TDD
4 42 (16.54%) Business Intelligence
5 41 (16.14%) ETL
6 36 (14.17%) BDD
7 28 (11.02%) ITIL
7 28 (11.02%) Problem-Solving
8 24 (9.45%) DevOps
8 24 (9.45%) ERP
9 23 (9.06%) Data Management
9 23 (9.06%) Data Modelling
9 23 (9.06%) Identity Access Management
10 22 (8.66%) Data Integration
10 22 (8.66%) Software Testing
11 21 (8.27%) Identity Management
11 21 (8.27%) Software Engineering
12 20 (7.87%) Data Migration
12 20 (7.87%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 118 (46.46%) SQL
2 63 (24.80%) Java
3 48 (18.90%) JavaScript
4 40 (15.75%) PL/SQL
5 22 (8.66%) Java 8
6 21 (8.27%) C#
7 20 (7.87%) Python
8 19 (7.48%) C
9 18 (7.09%) C++
10 15 (5.91%) Shell Script
11 14 (5.51%) PowerShell
12 13 (5.12%) Ruby
13 4 (1.57%) Bash Shell
13 4 (1.57%) VB
14 3 (1.18%) VBA
15 2 (0.79%) ANSI SQL
15 2 (0.79%) T-SQL
16 1 (0.39%) R
16 1 (0.39%) TypeScript
16 1 (0.39%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 115 (45.28%) Security Cleared
2 90 (35.43%) SC Cleared
3 31 (12.20%) DV Cleared
4 19 (7.48%) ISEB
5 13 (5.12%) ISTQB
6 12 (4.72%) Degree
7 9 (3.54%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (2.36%) IIBA
9 5 (1.97%) Computer Science Degree
9 5 (1.97%) MCSE
10 4 (1.57%) CISA
10 4 (1.57%) CISM
10 4 (1.57%) CISSP
10 4 (1.57%) CRISC
10 4 (1.57%) HND
10 4 (1.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 3 (1.18%) MCP
11 3 (1.18%) OCP
11 3 (1.18%) Oracle Certification
11 3 (1.18%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.51%) Data Quality
2 11 (4.33%) QA
3 2 (0.79%) GDPR
3 2 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.39%) COBIT
4 1 (0.39%) Def Stans
System Software
1 29 (11.42%) Active Directory
2 25 (9.84%) Docker
3 14 (5.51%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (4.72%) NDS
5 10 (3.94%) NetIQ eDirectory
5 10 (3.94%) Oracle RAC
6 8 (3.15%) vSphere
7 5 (1.97%) Hyper-V
7 5 (1.97%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.39%) Ceph
8 1 (0.39%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.39%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 28 (11.02%) NetIQ Identity Manager
2 21 (8.27%) Ansible
3 12 (4.72%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 11 (4.33%) Kubernetes
5 9 (3.54%) Oracle RMAN
6 7 (2.76%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 6 (2.36%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (2.36%) SCCM
7 6 (2.36%) SCOM
8 5 (1.97%) Puppet
9 4 (1.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 4 (1.57%) ThinApp
10 3 (1.18%) Failover Clustering
10 3 (1.18%) HP ALM
10 3 (1.18%) HP Quality Center
11 2 (0.79%) Data Guard
11 2 (0.79%) Single Sign-On
11 2 (0.79%) Tivoli
11 2 (0.79%) Tivoli Identity Manager
12 1 (0.39%) Amdocs OSS
Vendors
1 40 (15.75%) Microsoft
2 32 (12.60%) NetIQ
3 28 (11.02%) ForgeRock
4 24 (9.45%) HP
5 20 (7.87%) Atlassian
6 19 (7.48%) VMware
7 18 (7.09%) IBM
8 16 (6.30%) Citrix
8 16 (6.30%) Teradata
9 14 (5.51%) SAP
10 11 (4.33%) PeopleSoft
11 9 (3.54%) Novell
12 8 (3.15%) Ping Identity
12 8 (3.15%) Remedy
13 7 (2.76%) Google
13 7 (2.76%) Red Hat
14 6 (2.36%) Sybase
14 6 (2.36%) Tableau
15 5 (1.97%) Informatica
16 4 (1.57%) Alteryx