Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 22 24 28
Rank change year-on-year +2 +4 +8
Contract jobs citing Oracle 18 10 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 6.59% 4.24% 4.24%
As % of the Vendors category 16.98% 11.24% 11.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 4
Staffordshire median daily rate £450 £350 £411
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.57% -14.89% -8.61%
10th Percentile £360 £325 £316
90th Percentile £527 £406 £521
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Staffordshire median hourly rate £53.50 - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £52.00 £52.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -0.95% +133.33% -47.06%

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 106 89 157
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 38.83% 37.71% 36.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 66 94
Staffordshire median daily rate £370 £364 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.72% +11.92% -13.33%
10th Percentile £249 £201 £131
90th Percentile £475 £445 £496
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 9
Staffordshire median hourly rate £21.00 £14.35 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +46.34% -10.31% +6.67%
10th Percentile £15.61 £12.81 £12.08
90th Percentile £56.75 £40.75 £46.70
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.85 £15.82 £14.50
% change year-on-year +0.19% +9.10% -12.12%

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 21 October 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
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 21 October 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
Stoke-on-Trent -1 7 £413 +6.45% 1
Lichfield -2 3 £515 - 1
Oracle
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 11 (61.11%) SQL
1 11 (61.11%) SQL Server
2 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (50.00%) .NET
2 9 (50.00%) C#
2 9 (50.00%) HTML
2 9 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 9 (50.00%) CSS
2 9 (50.00%) SOAP
2 9 (50.00%) Web Services
2 9 (50.00%) REST
3 8 (44.44%) jQuery
4 7 (38.89%) SC Cleared
4 7 (38.89%) Security Cleared
4 7 (38.89%) Middleware
5 6 (33.33%) Visual Studio
5 6 (33.33%) Windows
5 6 (33.33%) Oracle Database
5 6 (33.33%) Use Case
6 5 (27.78%) Self-Motivation
6 5 (27.78%) Failover Clustering
6 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Clustering
6 5 (27.78%) MySQL
6 5 (27.78%) Clustering
6 5 (27.78%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (27.78%) MVC
6 5 (27.78%) PowerShell
6 5 (27.78%) .NET Framework
6 5 (27.78%) QA
6 5 (27.78%) TDD

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Internet
1 1 (5.56%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (61.11%) SQL Server
2 6 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 5 (27.78%) MySQL
3 5 (27.78%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (27.78%) Riak
4 3 (16.67%) MongoDB
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
1 2 (11.11%) Legal
2 1 (5.56%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Developer
2 7 (38.89%) .NET Developer
3 5 (27.78%) DBA
3 5 (27.78%) Production DBA
4 3 (16.67%) Administrator
4 3 (16.67%) Project Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Oracle Project Manager
5 2 (11.11%) SQL DBA
6 1 (5.56%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (5.56%) .NET Web Developer
6 1 (5.56%) BPM Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Full Stack Web Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) .NET
1 9 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 9 (50.00%) CSS
1 9 (50.00%) HTML
1 9 (50.00%) REST
1 9 (50.00%) SOAP
1 9 (50.00%) Web Services
2 8 (44.44%) jQuery
3 7 (38.89%) Middleware
4 5 (27.78%) .NET Framework
4 5 (27.78%) NHibernate
5 3 (16.67%) AngularJS
5 3 (16.67%) Apache Cordova
5 3 (16.67%) HTML5
5 3 (16.67%) Node.js
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle ADF
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (5.56%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Clustering
1 5 (27.78%) Self-Motivation
2 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (16.67%) Mobile App
4 1 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (5.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (16.67%) Android
2 3 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Use Case
2 5 (27.78%) MVC
2 5 (27.78%) TDD
2 5 (27.78%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (16.67%) Facilities Management
4 3 (16.67%) iOS Development
4 3 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
4 3 (16.67%) Project Management
4 3 (16.67%) Scrum
4 3 (16.67%) Web Application Development
4 3 (16.67%) Web Development
5 2 (11.11%) Database Security
5 2 (11.11%) Matrix Management
6 1 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (5.56%) Content Management
6 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
6 1 (5.56%) Process Management
6 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) SQL
2 9 (50.00%) C#
2 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (27.78%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) SC Cleared
1 7 (38.89%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) Failover Clustering
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft