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 27 June 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
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 16 19
Rank change year-on-year -3 +3  
Contract jobs citing Oracle 9 16 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 4.48% 7.14% 8.06%
As % of the Vendors category 9.89% 16.33% 20.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 27
Median daily rate £530 £425 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.70% +17.24%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £442 £413 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £564 £475 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £13.00 - £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +27.27% -8.33%  

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 91 98 144
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 45.27% 43.75% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 60 111
Median daily rate £413 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +3.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £579 £465 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 15
Median hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.14% +12.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £12.50 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £15.35 £24.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.92 £18.50
% change year-on-year -16.32% +13.05%  

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 27 June 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 27 June 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 13 (59.09%) SQL
2 8 (36.36%) ETL
2 8 (36.36%) Data Integration
2 8 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (36.36%) Big Data
3 7 (31.82%) Hadoop
3 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
4 6 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (27.27%) Management Information System
4 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (22.73%) Data Management
5 5 (22.73%) Enterprise Data Management
5 5 (22.73%) ERD
5 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (22.73%) Event-Driven Architecture
5 5 (22.73%) NoSQL
5 5 (22.73%) Azure SQL Database
5 5 (22.73%) Tableau
5 5 (22.73%) Data Governance
5 5 (22.73%) IBM
5 5 (22.73%) Informatica
5 5 (22.73%) ESRI
5 5 (22.73%) SAP
5 5 (22.73%) Data Modelling
5 5 (22.73%) UML
5 5 (22.73%) PostGIS
5 5 (22.73%) Metadata Management
5 5 (22.73%) IBM InfoSphere
5 5 (22.73%) Power BI
5 5 (22.73%) Geospatial Data

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 (13.64%) Apache
2 2 (9.09%) OpenStack
3 1 (4.55%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (4.55%) IIS
3 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (4.55%) Northgate Housing
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 8 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) DNS
1 2 (9.09%) Firewall
1 2 (9.09%) HTTP
1 2 (9.09%) HTTPS
1 2 (9.09%) LAN
1 2 (9.09%) SSL
1 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
1 2 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) Big Data
2 7 (31.82%) Hadoop
2 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
3 5 (22.73%) Azure SQL Database
3 5 (22.73%) Geospatial Data
3 5 (22.73%) IBM InfoSphere
3 5 (22.73%) NoSQL
3 5 (22.73%) Power BI
4 4 (18.18%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (9.09%) MongoDB
6 2 (9.09%) MySQL
6 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
7 1 (4.55%) Essbase
7 1 (4.55%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
7 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (4.55%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Git (software)
1 3 (13.64%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.55%) Maven
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (4.55%) Subversion
2 1 (4.55%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Architect
1 8 (36.36%) Data Architect
2 4 (18.18%) Consultant
2 4 (18.18%) Geospatial Architect
3 3 (13.64%) Big Data Architect
3 3 (13.64%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) DevOps Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Environment Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) ASP Developer
5 1 (4.55%) C# Developer
5 1 (4.55%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Release Manager
5 1 (4.55%) SQL DBA
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Developer
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server DBA
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Leader
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) PostGIS
2 3 (13.64%) Apache Drill
3 2 (9.09%) Elastic Stack
3 2 (9.09%) Sensu
3 2 (9.09%) Web Services
4 1 (4.55%) .NET
4 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Management Information System
2 3 (13.64%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (9.09%) Video on Demand
4 1 (4.55%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (4.55%) Smartcard
4 1 (4.55%) STB
4 1 (4.55%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Linux
2 2 (9.09%) CentOS
2 2 (9.09%) Windows
3 1 (4.55%) Unix
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Data Integration
1 8 (36.36%) ETL
2 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (22.73%) Data Governance
3 5 (22.73%) Data Management
3 5 (22.73%) Data Modelling
3 5 (22.73%) Enterprise Data Management
3 5 (22.73%) ERD
3 5 (22.73%) Event-Driven Architecture
3 5 (22.73%) Metadata Management
3 5 (22.73%) UML
4 4 (18.18%) Conceptual Models
4 4 (18.18%) Information Management
4 4 (18.18%) Logical Data Model
4 4 (18.18%) Master Data Management
4 4 (18.18%) Open Source
4 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (18.18%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (13.64%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 13 (59.09%) SQL
2 3 (13.64%) Java
2 3 (13.64%) PHP
2 3 (13.64%) PL/SQL
2 3 (13.64%) Python
3 2 (9.09%) Perl
4 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.55%) C#
4 1 (4.55%) Groovy
4 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.55%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Docker
1 2 (9.09%) KVM
1 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (9.09%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) Ansible
2 2 (9.09%) Grafana
2 2 (9.09%) Kubernetes
2 2 (9.09%) logstash
2 2 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (9.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) ESRI
1 5 (22.73%) IBM
1 5 (22.73%) Informatica
1 5 (22.73%) SAP
1 5 (22.73%) Tableau
2 4 (18.18%) MapR
3 3 (13.64%) Splunk
3 3 (13.64%) VMware
4 2 (9.09%) ATG
4 2 (9.09%) Red Hat
4 2 (9.09%) SaltStack
5 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.55%) Northgate
5 1 (4.55%) Talend