Period
to 21 July 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 July 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 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 27 19
Rank change year-on-year +4 -8 +20
Contract jobs citing Oracle 16 8 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 5.69% 3.14% 5.90%
As % of the Vendors category 17.39% 8.60% 16.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 7
Staffordshire median daily rate £370 £388 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.52% -13.89% +13.92%
10th Percentile £285 £335 £320
90th Percentile £455 £525 £535
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Staffordshire median hourly rate - - £17.00
West Midlands median hourly rate £28.75 £24.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year +19.79% +11.63% +30.30%

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 92 93 131
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 32.74% 36.47% 36.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 65 72
Staffordshire median daily rate £365 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.29% - -12.50%
10th Percentile £206 £200 £163
90th Percentile £468 £450 £499
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 8
Staffordshire median hourly rate £18.52 £17.78 £15.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.16% +13.96% -3.98%
10th Percentile £11.17 £13.00 £10.01
90th Percentile £28.40 £22.60 £46.80
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £16.99 £13.50
% change year-on-year -8.77% +25.85% -18.18%

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 July 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 July 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 +5 10 £373 -3.87% 5
Lichfield - 1 £150 - 1
Oracle
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 10 (62.50%) MySQL
1 10 (62.50%) Windows
1 10 (62.50%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (56.25%) SQL
2 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
2 9 (56.25%) Clustering
2 9 (56.25%) PowerShell
2 9 (56.25%) Riak
2 9 (56.25%) Oracle Database
2 9 (56.25%) Failover Clustering
2 9 (56.25%) Microsoft Clustering
3 7 (43.75%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (43.75%) QA
4 6 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (37.50%) Change Data Capture
4 6 (37.50%) High Availability
4 6 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (37.50%) Replication
5 5 (31.25%) Database Security
6 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (25.00%) Internet
7 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
7 3 (18.75%) Scrum
7 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
7 3 (18.75%) CSS
7 3 (18.75%) SOAP
7 3 (18.75%) Web Services
7 3 (18.75%) .NET
7 3 (18.75%) C#

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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) Internet
2 1 (6.25%) LAN
2 1 (6.25%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (62.50%) MySQL
1 10 (62.50%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (56.25%) Oracle Database
2 9 (56.25%) Riak
2 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
3 3 (18.75%) MongoDB
General
1 1 (6.25%) Dutch Language
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) DBA
1 9 (56.25%) Production DBA
2 6 (37.50%) Administrator
3 5 (31.25%) Developer
3 5 (31.25%) SQL DBA
4 2 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Applications Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Applications Support
5 1 (6.25%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Python Developer
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server DBA
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Production DBA
5 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) .NET
1 3 (18.75%) AngularJS
1 3 (18.75%) Apache Cordova
1 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
1 3 (18.75%) CSS
1 3 (18.75%) HTML
1 3 (18.75%) HTML5
1 3 (18.75%) jQuery
1 3 (18.75%) Node.js
1 3 (18.75%) REST
1 3 (18.75%) SOAP
1 3 (18.75%) Web Services
2 1 (6.25%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 9 (56.25%) Clustering
2 6 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (37.50%) Replication
3 3 (18.75%) Mobile App
4 1 (6.25%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Windows
2 3 (18.75%) Android
2 3 (18.75%) Apple iOS
3 1 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (37.50%) Change Data Capture
2 6 (37.50%) High Availability
3 5 (31.25%) Database Security
4 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (18.75%) Facilities Management
5 3 (18.75%) iOS Development
5 3 (18.75%) Mobile Application Development
5 3 (18.75%) Scrum
5 3 (18.75%) Web Application Development
6 2 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (12.50%) Project Management
6 2 (12.50%) Web Development
7 1 (6.25%) IT Strategy
7 1 (6.25%) ITIL
7 1 (6.25%) Matrix Management
7 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
7 1 (6.25%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) PowerShell
1 9 (56.25%) SQL
2 3 (18.75%) C#
2 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) Java
3 1 (6.25%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (43.75%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (56.25%) Failover Clustering
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft