Period
to 18 December 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Southend-on-Sea 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 December 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
Essex > Southend-on-Sea
6 months to
18 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 2 24
Rank change year-on-year -6 +22 -20
Contract jobs citing Oracle 43 21 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southend-on-Sea 27.04% 31.82% 9.38%
As % of the Vendors category 64.18% 61.76% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 11 5
Southend-on-Sea median daily rate £430 £418 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.99% -24.09% +15.79%
Essex median daily rate £513 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +46.43% -6.67% -16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Southend-on-Sea median hourly rate - - -
Essex median hourly rate £38.75 £36.00 £37.73
% change year-on-year +7.64% -4.57% +21.69%

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 Southend-on-Sea.

All Vendors
Southend-on-Sea
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 67 34 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southend-on-Sea 42.14% 51.52% 23.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 19 14
Southend-on-Sea median daily rate £450 £470 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.26% -14.55% +15.79%
10th Percentile £316 £351 £456
90th Percentile £600 £570 £586
Essex median daily rate £513 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +46.43% -6.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Southend-on-Sea median hourly rate - - -
Essex median hourly rate £17.50 £31.23 £23.50
% change year-on-year -43.96% +32.87% +36.23%

Oracle
Job Vacancy Trend in Southend-on-Sea

Job postings citing Oracle as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Southend-on-Sea.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle in Southend-on-Sea

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southend-on-Sea

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle in Southend-on-Sea

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Southend-on-Sea

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle in Southend-on-Sea over the 6 months to 18 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle in Southend-on-Sea

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 Southend-on-Sea region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 35 (81.40%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (69.77%) Scrum
3 29 (67.44%) Middleware
4 26 (60.47%) SQL
4 26 (60.47%) XML
5 22 (51.16%) Linux
6 21 (48.84%) JBoss
7 19 (44.19%) UML
7 19 (44.19%) J2EE
8 17 (39.53%) Configuration Management
9 16 (37.21%) Apache
9 16 (37.21%) TDD
9 16 (37.21%) Kanban
9 16 (37.21%) Test Automation
9 16 (37.21%) Mentoring
10 15 (34.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 15 (34.88%) Git (software)
10 15 (34.88%) MySQL
10 15 (34.88%) HTTP
11 14 (32.56%) WebLogic
11 14 (32.56%) Continuous Integration
11 14 (32.56%) Jenkins
11 14 (32.56%) Relational Database
11 14 (32.56%) Docker
12 13 (30.23%) Data Modelling
13 12 (27.91%) Unix
13 12 (27.91%) Data Mapping
14 11 (25.58%) Coaching
15 10 (23.26%) DevOps
15 10 (23.26%) Oracle SOA Suite

Oracle
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southend-on-Sea 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 21 (48.84%) JBoss
2 16 (37.21%) Apache
3 14 (32.56%) WebLogic
4 10 (23.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 7 (16.28%) WebLogic Portal
6 6 (13.95%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (34.88%) HTTP
2 9 (20.93%) SSL
2 9 (20.93%) TCP/IP
3 5 (11.63%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (34.88%) MySQL
2 14 (32.56%) Relational Database
3 10 (23.26%) Data Mining
3 10 (23.26%) Ingres
4 8 (18.60%) Oracle Database
5 6 (13.95%) MongoDB
6 3 (6.98%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (6.98%) MariaDB
7 1 (2.33%) Hadoop
7 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 15 (34.88%) Git (software)
2 14 (32.56%) Jenkins
3 10 (23.26%) Subversion
4 6 (13.95%) JIRA
5 5 (11.63%) JUnit
5 5 (11.63%) Mockito
5 5 (11.63%) Vagrant
6 4 (9.30%) Selenium
6 4 (9.30%) SoapUI
6 4 (9.30%) Sonatype Nexus
7 3 (6.98%) PowerDesigner
8 2 (4.65%) Cucumber
8 2 (4.65%) JMeter
8 2 (4.65%) Zephyr
9 1 (2.33%) Maven
General
1 1 (2.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 18 (41.86%) Analyst
2 7 (16.28%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (16.28%) Trainee
3 6 (13.95%) Business Analyst
4 5 (11.63%) Developer
4 5 (11.63%) Java Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Business Systems Analyst
5 4 (9.30%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 4 (9.30%) Systems Analyst
5 4 (9.30%) Test Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Architect
6 3 (6.98%) Database Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Applications Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Data Architect
7 2 (4.65%) Database Specialist
7 2 (4.65%) QA Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Senior Test Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (67.44%) Middleware
2 26 (60.47%) XML
3 19 (44.19%) J2EE
4 10 (23.26%) XSLT
5 8 (18.60%) Web Services
5 8 (18.60%) XML Schema
6 5 (11.63%) CSS
6 5 (11.63%) Hibernate
6 5 (11.63%) HTML
6 5 (11.63%) JAAS
6 5 (11.63%) JAXB
6 5 (11.63%) JAX-RPC
6 5 (11.63%) JPA
6 5 (11.63%) Spring
6 5 (11.63%) Spring MVC
7 3 (6.98%) EclipseLink
7 3 (6.98%) Struts
7 3 (6.98%) Struts2
8 2 (4.65%) .NET
8 2 (4.65%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.60%) N-Tier
2 5 (11.63%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (6.98%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.65%) Client/Server
4 2 (4.65%) Data Structures
4 2 (4.65%) Reference Data
5 1 (2.33%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 22 (51.16%) Linux
2 15 (34.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (27.91%) Unix
4 7 (16.28%) Solaris
5 5 (11.63%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (81.40%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (69.77%) Scrum
3 19 (44.19%) UML
4 17 (39.53%) Configuration Management
5 16 (37.21%) Kanban
5 16 (37.21%) Mentoring
5 16 (37.21%) TDD
5 16 (37.21%) Test Automation
6 14 (32.56%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (30.23%) Data Modelling
8 12 (27.91%) Data Mapping
9 11 (25.58%) Coaching
10 10 (23.26%) Data Integration
10 10 (23.26%) DevOps
10 10 (23.26%) SOA
11 9 (20.93%) Data Munging
11 9 (20.93%) Microservices
11 9 (20.93%) Open Source
12 8 (18.60%) User Stories
12 8 (18.60%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 26 (60.47%) SQL
2 9 (20.93%) C
3 7 (16.28%) Java
3 7 (16.28%) Shell Script
4 6 (13.95%) PL/SQL
5 4 (9.30%) Perl
6 3 (6.98%) JavaScript
7 2 (4.65%) Ruby
8 1 (2.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (9.30%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.65%) ISEB
2 2 (4.65%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) Data Quality
2 2 (4.65%) QA
3 1 (2.33%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 14 (32.56%) Docker
2 1 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (16.28%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (16.28%) Puppet
2 4 (9.30%) Ansible
3 1 (2.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (20.93%) WSO2
2 7 (16.28%) BEA
2 7 (16.28%) Red Hat
2 7 (16.28%) webMethods
3 2 (4.65%) IBM
4 1 (2.33%) VMware