Period
to 15 December 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 15 December 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
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 32 36
Rank change year-on-year -11 +4 -25
Contract jobs citing Oracle 23 20 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 4.40% 4.20% 3.71%
As % of the Vendors category 12.30% 9.35% 7.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 6 16
Southampton median daily rate £405 £383 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +29.66% -20.81%
10th Percentile £290 £315 £206
90th Percentile £484 £547 £550
Hampshire median daily rate £460 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +8.24% +6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Southampton median hourly rate - - £38.00
Hampshire median hourly rate £47.50 £40.00 £41.25
% change year-on-year +18.75% -3.03% -2.94%

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 Southampton.

All Vendors
Southampton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 187 214 270
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 35.76% 44.96% 52.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 117 183
Southampton median daily rate £400 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% - +6.90%
10th Percentile £245 £225 £128
90th Percentile £550 £615 £536
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 10 24
Southampton median hourly rate £16.18 £24.69 £13.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.45% +88.44% -32.82%
10th Percentile £10.00 £17.93 £10.50
90th Percentile £28.75 £46.33 £16.14
Hampshire median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £19.44
% change year-on-year +14.29% -9.96% -2.83%

Oracle
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

Job postings citing Oracle as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Southampton.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle in Southampton

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle in Southampton

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle in Southampton over the 6 months to 15 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle in Southampton

Oracle
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle in Southampton

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 17 (73.91%) SQL
2 10 (43.48%) Oracle Database
3 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
4 7 (30.43%) Oracle Database 12c
5 6 (26.09%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (21.74%) DevOps
6 5 (21.74%) Clustering
6 5 (21.74%) PL/SQL
6 5 (21.74%) Windows
7 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (17.39%) Web Services
7 4 (17.39%) Java
7 4 (17.39%) Migration
7 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
7 4 (17.39%) Server Building
7 4 (17.39%) Problem-Solving
8 3 (13.04%) Terraform
8 3 (13.04%) Data Ingestion
8 3 (13.04%) Cosmos DB
8 3 (13.04%) Data Lake
8 3 (13.04%) Databricks
8 3 (13.04%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
8 3 (13.04%) Azure Data Factory
8 3 (13.04%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 3 (13.04%) Apache Spark
8 3 (13.04%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (13.04%) Analytics
8 3 (13.04%) Big Data
8 3 (13.04%) Data Analytics
8 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012

Oracle
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 3 (13.04%) Apache
1 3 (13.04%) Apache Spark
1 3 (13.04%) IIS
1 3 (13.04%) WebLogic
2 2 (8.70%) Apache Pig
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle Application Server
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Azure Data Factory
1 3 (13.04%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.35%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (43.48%) Oracle Database
2 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
3 7 (30.43%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (13.04%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
4 3 (13.04%) Azure SQL Database
4 3 (13.04%) Big Data
4 3 (13.04%) Cosmos DB
4 3 (13.04%) Data Lake
4 3 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (13.04%) Hadoop
4 3 (13.04%) SQLPlus
5 2 (8.70%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (8.70%) Apache Hive
5 2 (8.70%) Geospatial Data
5 2 (8.70%) MongoDB
5 2 (8.70%) Neo4j
5 2 (8.70%) NoSQL
5 2 (8.70%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
5 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Visual Studio
2 2 (8.70%) JUnit
3 1 (4.35%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (4.35%) Subversion
3 1 (4.35%) Toad
3 1 (4.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (8.70%) Automotive
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Developer
2 5 (21.74%) Database Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Oracle Database Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Architect
3 3 (13.04%) Java Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Oracle Developer
3 3 (13.04%) SQL Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Applications Support
4 2 (8.70%) Big Data Developer
4 2 (8.70%) PL/SQL Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Azure Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Digital Architect
5 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Lead Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Unix Architect
5 1 (4.35%) UNIX Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) Web Services
2 3 (13.04%) .NET
2 3 (13.04%) Spring
2 3 (13.04%) XML
3 2 (8.70%) CSS
3 2 (8.70%) GWT
3 2 (8.70%) Hibernate
3 2 (8.70%) Java EE
3 2 (8.70%) JMS
3 2 (8.70%) JSF
3 2 (8.70%) JSP
3 2 (8.70%) Kafka
3 2 (8.70%) XSLT
4 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.35%) RESTful
4 1 (4.35%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Clustering
2 2 (8.70%) N-Tier
3 1 (4.35%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (4.35%) Replication
3 1 (4.35%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Windows
2 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (8.70%) Linux
3 2 (8.70%) Unix
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (21.74%) DevOps
3 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (17.39%) Migration
3 4 (17.39%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (17.39%) Server Building
4 3 (13.04%) Analytics
4 3 (13.04%) Data Analytics
4 3 (13.04%) Data Ingestion
4 3 (13.04%) ETL
5 2 (8.70%) Coaching
5 2 (8.70%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (8.70%) Data Architecture
5 2 (8.70%) Data Migration
5 2 (8.70%) ERD
5 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
5 2 (8.70%) Open Source
6 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement Process
6 1 (4.35%) Deployment Automation
6 1 (4.35%) OCR
Programming Languages
1 17 (73.91%) SQL
2 5 (21.74%) PL/SQL
3 4 (17.39%) Java
4 3 (13.04%) C#
4 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
5 2 (8.70%) Delphi
5 2 (8.70%) XQuery
6 1 (4.35%) Java 8
6 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
6 1 (4.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (4.35%) DBS Check
1 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.35%) Terminal Services
2 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (13.04%) Puppet
1 3 (13.04%) Terraform
2 1 (4.35%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) Citrix
2 3 (13.04%) Databricks
3 1 (4.35%) Fujitsu
3 1 (4.35%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.35%) Tableau
3 1 (4.35%) VMware