Period
to 11 December 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 11 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
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 24 34
Rank change year-on-year +4 +10 0
Contract jobs citing Oracle 30 11 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 10.20% 4.17% 3.04%
As % of the Vendors category 25.86% 10.89% 9.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 1
Staffordshire median daily rate £478 £363 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.72% -30.95% +20.00%
10th Percentile £396 £325 £513
90th Percentile £522 £434 £538
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £450 £378
% change year-on-year -5.56% +19.05% -10.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
Staffordshire median hourly rate £55.00 - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £53.50 £48.00 -
% change year-on-year +11.46% - -

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 Staffordshire.

All Vendors
Staffordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 116 101 144
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 39.46% 38.26% 33.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 72 80
Staffordshire median daily rate £370 £365 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.37% +12.31% -13.33%
10th Percentile £200 £227 £127
90th Percentile £489 £440 £513
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.19% - +4.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 13
Staffordshire median hourly rate £45.00 £14.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +210.34% -3.33% -
10th Percentile £15.13 £12.89 £11.30
90th Percentile £60.63 £37.05 £43.95
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.85 £16.20 £14.50
% change year-on-year -2.18% +11.74% -6.45%

Oracle
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle in Staffordshire

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle in Staffordshire

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Staffordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle in Staffordshire over the 6 months to 11 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle in Staffordshire

Oracle
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle in Staffordshire

Oracle
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Staffordshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle in Staffordshire over the 6 months to 11 December 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Oracle in Staffordshire

Oracle
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 11 December 2018. 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
Lichfield -1 10 £500 - 4
Stoke-on-Trent +3 7 £450 +16.13% 1
Stafford -3 1 - - 1
Oracle
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 11 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 24 (80.00%) SQL
1 24 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 23 (76.67%) SOAP
2 23 (76.67%) Web Services
2 23 (76.67%) REST
3 20 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 20 (66.67%) Security Cleared
4 18 (60.00%) ASP.NET
4 18 (60.00%) CSS
4 18 (60.00%) .NET
4 18 (60.00%) C#
4 18 (60.00%) HTML
4 18 (60.00%) JavaScript
5 16 (53.33%) Middleware
5 16 (53.33%) TDD
6 15 (50.00%) jQuery
6 15 (50.00%) Visual Studio
7 12 (40.00%) MVC
7 12 (40.00%) NHibernate
7 12 (40.00%) .NET Framework
7 12 (40.00%) Use Case
8 11 (36.67%) Self-Motivation
9 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (30.00%) Windows
10 8 (26.67%) MongoDB
11 6 (20.00%) Web Development
11 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (20.00%) Degree
12 5 (16.67%) Red Hat
12 5 (16.67%) VMware

Oracle
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 5 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (26.67%) MongoDB
3 5 (16.67%) Oracle Database
4 4 (13.33%) MySQL
4 4 (13.33%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (13.33%) Riak
5 2 (6.67%) Big Data
6 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 15 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 5 (16.67%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (6.67%) Finance
1 2 (6.67%) Legal
2 1 (3.33%) Dutch Language
2 1 (3.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 19 (63.33%) Developer
2 16 (53.33%) .NET Developer
3 5 (16.67%) Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) Test Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) .NET Web Developer
4 4 (13.33%) DBA
4 4 (13.33%) Production DBA
4 4 (13.33%) SQL Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Web Developer
5 3 (10.00%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) .NET Software Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Agile .NET Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Agile C# Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Agile Developer
6 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (6.67%) C# Developer
6 2 (6.67%) C# Web Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Full Stack Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (76.67%) REST
1 23 (76.67%) SOAP
1 23 (76.67%) Web Services
2 18 (60.00%) .NET
2 18 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 18 (60.00%) CSS
2 18 (60.00%) HTML
3 16 (53.33%) Middleware
4 15 (50.00%) jQuery
5 12 (40.00%) .NET Framework
5 12 (40.00%) NHibernate
6 5 (16.67%) XML
7 3 (10.00%) AngularJS
7 3 (10.00%) Apache Cordova
7 3 (10.00%) HTML5
7 3 (10.00%) Node.js
8 1 (3.33%) Oracle ADF
8 1 (3.33%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (3.33%) Spring
8 1 (3.33%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 11 (36.67%) Self-Motivation
2 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (13.33%) Clustering
4 3 (10.00%) Mobile App
5 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (30.00%) Windows
2 5 (16.67%) Linux
2 5 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 3 (10.00%) Android
3 3 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (53.33%) TDD
2 12 (40.00%) MVC
2 12 (40.00%) Use Case
3 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (20.00%) Web Development
5 5 (16.67%) SDLC
5 5 (16.67%) SOA
5 5 (16.67%) Test Strategy
6 4 (13.33%) Defect Management
6 4 (13.33%) Functional Testing
6 4 (13.33%) Regression Testing
6 4 (13.33%) Software Delivery
6 4 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (13.33%) V-Model
6 4 (13.33%) Waterfall
7 3 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (10.00%) Facilities Management
7 3 (10.00%) Scrum
7 3 (10.00%) Software Engineering
7 3 (10.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (80.00%) SQL
2 18 (60.00%) C#
2 18 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (13.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 20 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 6 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) Failover Clustering
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) Red Hat
1 5 (16.67%) VMware
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft