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 3 months to 29 March 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
Hampshire / Southampton
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 8 22
Rank change year-on-year -14 +14  
Contract jobs citing Oracle 13 37 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 4.98% 12.98% 7.75%
As % of the Vendors category 11.21% 22.84% 21.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 22 25
Median daily rate £350 £418 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.16% +6.36%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £349 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.91%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.39 £40.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year -4.03% +3.89%  

Oracle is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Southampton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 116 162 151
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 44.44% 56.84% 35.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 115 103
Median daily rate £375 £375 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -4.45%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 11
Median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +20.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £12.50 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.25 £15.25 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -14.47% +11.76%  

Oracle
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Southampton citing Oracle as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

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 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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 29 March 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 12 (52.17%) SQL
2 11 (47.83%) SQL Server
3 9 (39.13%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (34.78%) Big Data
4 8 (34.78%) Data Integration
4 8 (34.78%) ETL
5 7 (30.43%) Hadoop
6 6 (26.09%) Data Management
6 6 (26.09%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (26.09%) Data Modelling
6 6 (26.09%) Web Services
6 6 (26.09%) Java
7 5 (21.74%) PHP
7 5 (21.74%) SAP
7 5 (21.74%) UML
7 5 (21.74%) IBM
7 5 (21.74%) ESRI
7 5 (21.74%) Management Information System
7 5 (21.74%) Informatica
7 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (21.74%) ERD
7 5 (21.74%) Degree
7 5 (21.74%) Enterprise Data Management
7 5 (21.74%) IBM InfoSphere
7 5 (21.74%) Event-Driven Architecture
7 5 (21.74%) PostGIS
7 5 (21.74%) NoSQL
7 5 (21.74%) Azure SQL Database
7 5 (21.74%) Tableau
7 5 (21.74%) Data Governance

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 4 (17.39%) Cloud Foundry
2 3 (13.04%) Apache
3 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 9 (39.13%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (47.83%) SQL Server
2 8 (34.78%) Big Data
3 7 (30.43%) Hadoop
4 5 (21.74%) Azure SQL Database
4 5 (21.74%) Geospatial Data
4 5 (21.74%) IBM InfoSphere
4 5 (21.74%) NoSQL
4 5 (21.74%) Power BI
5 4 (17.39%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (8.70%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (4.35%) MySQL
7 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
7 1 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
7 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (4.35%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Git (software)
1 4 (17.39%) Jenkins
1 4 (17.39%) Maven
2 1 (4.35%) ERwin
2 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Architect
1 8 (34.78%) Data Architect
2 4 (17.39%) Automation Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) DBA
2 4 (17.39%) Developer
2 4 (17.39%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Geospatial Architect
3 3 (13.04%) Administrator
3 3 (13.04%) Big Data Architect
3 3 (13.04%) Consultant
3 3 (13.04%) SQL DBA
3 3 (13.04%) SQL Server DBA
4 2 (8.70%) Automation Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Automation Developer
4 2 (8.70%) DevOps Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Junior
4 2 (8.70%) Junior DBA
4 2 (8.70%) Junior SQL DBA
4 2 (8.70%) Junior SQL Server DBA
5 1 (4.35%) Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) Web Services
2 5 (21.74%) PostGIS
3 3 (13.04%) Apache Drill
4 2 (8.70%) XML
4 2 (8.70%) XSLT
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Data Structures
2 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.35%) Smartcard
2 1 (4.35%) STB
2 1 (4.35%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Linux
1 3 (13.04%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Data Integration
1 8 (34.78%) ETL
2 6 (26.09%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (26.09%) Data Management
2 6 (26.09%) Data Modelling
3 5 (21.74%) Data Governance
3 5 (21.74%) Enterprise Data Management
3 5 (21.74%) ERD
3 5 (21.74%) Event-Driven Architecture
3 5 (21.74%) Metadata Management
3 5 (21.74%) UML
4 4 (17.39%) Analytics
4 4 (17.39%) Conceptual Models
4 4 (17.39%) DevOps
4 4 (17.39%) Information Management
4 4 (17.39%) Logical Data Model
4 4 (17.39%) Master Data Management
4 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (17.39%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (13.04%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 12 (52.17%) SQL
2 6 (26.09%) Java
3 5 (21.74%) PHP
4 4 (17.39%) Bash Shell
4 4 (17.39%) Groovy
4 4 (17.39%) Python
5 1 (4.35%) C#
5 1 (4.35%) C++
5 1 (4.35%) Perl
5 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.35%) VB
5 1 (4.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) Ansible
2 1 (4.35%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) ESRI
1 5 (21.74%) IBM
1 5 (21.74%) Informatica
1 5 (21.74%) SAP
1 5 (21.74%) Tableau
2 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) Splunk
3 3 (13.04%) MapR
4 2 (8.70%) VMware
5 1 (4.35%) Cognos
5 1 (4.35%) IFS
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