The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 29 April 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
Wiltshire / Swindon
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 31 14
Rank change year-on-year -2 -17  
Contract jobs citing Oracle 10 8 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 3.02% 2.41% 8.03%
As % of the Vendors category 7.87% 6.35% 18.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 21
Median daily rate £463 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.71% +9.37%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £319 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £538 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £39.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year -21.01% +12.14%  

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 Swindon.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Swindon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 127 126 154
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 38.37% 37.95% 42.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 78 92
Median daily rate £400 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% -9.37%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £321 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £485 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 14
Median hourly rate £13.00 £27.50 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -52.72% +36.23%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -17.50% +11.11%  

Oracle
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Swindon 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 Swindon

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle in Swindon

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle in Swindon over the 3 months to 29 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle in Swindon

Oracle
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle in Swindon

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 19 (48.72%) SQL
2 15 (38.46%) PL/SQL
3 14 (35.90%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (33.33%) Java
5 10 (25.64%) Linux
5 10 (25.64%) Red Hat
5 10 (25.64%) Finance
6 9 (23.08%) JIRA
6 9 (23.08%) Unix
6 9 (23.08%) Windows
6 9 (23.08%) DevOps
7 8 (20.51%) Oracle Database
7 8 (20.51%) Windows Server
7 8 (20.51%) Microsoft Azure
7 8 (20.51%) Database Tuning
7 8 (20.51%) Active Directory
7 8 (20.51%) SC Cleared
7 8 (20.51%) Security Cleared
8 7 (17.95%) Atlassian
8 7 (17.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 7 (17.95%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (17.95%) Oracle BI EE
8 7 (17.95%) Web Development
8 7 (17.95%) Oracle EBS
8 7 (17.95%) Subversion
8 7 (17.95%) Git (software)
8 7 (17.95%) Amazon AWS
8 7 (17.95%) Performance Testing
8 7 (17.95%) Confluence
8 7 (17.95%) WebCenter

Oracle
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 7 (17.95%) Confluence
1 7 (17.95%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (15.38%) Apache
2 6 (15.38%) Tomcat
3 3 (7.69%) WebLogic
4 2 (5.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (2.56%) GlassFish
5 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 7 (17.95%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (12.82%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (7.69%) Oracle Payroll
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 8 (20.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (17.95%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.69%) PuTTY
1 3 (7.69%) WinSCP
2 2 (5.13%) Internet
3 1 (2.56%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (2.56%) DNS
3 1 (2.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (2.56%) Firewall
3 1 (2.56%) LAN
3 1 (2.56%) LDAP
3 1 (2.56%) SAN
3 1 (2.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.51%) Oracle Database
2 7 (17.95%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (7.69%) Amazon Redshift
3 3 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (7.69%) Oracle ODI
4 2 (5.13%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (5.13%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.56%) Essbase
5 1 (2.56%) MySQL
5 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.56%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 9 (23.08%) JIRA
2 7 (17.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 7 (17.95%) Git (software)
2 7 (17.95%) Subversion
3 5 (12.82%) Ant
3 5 (12.82%) Cucumber
3 5 (12.82%) Jenkins
3 5 (12.82%) Maven
3 5 (12.82%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (7.69%) JBehave
4 3 (7.69%) Selenium
5 2 (5.13%) JUnit
6 1 (2.56%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (2.56%) Toad
General
1 10 (25.64%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.56%) Games
3 1 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (35.90%) Developer
2 7 (17.95%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (17.95%) Java Engineer
2 7 (17.95%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 7 (17.95%) Linux Engineer
2 7 (17.95%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 7 (17.95%) Oracle Developer
2 7 (17.95%) WebOps Engineer
3 6 (15.38%) Analyst
4 5 (12.82%) Oracle Forms Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Java Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Consultant
6 3 (7.69%) Developer in Test
6 3 (7.69%) Functional Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Cloud Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) E-Business Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Oracle Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Oracle Payroll Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Senior PL/SQL Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.95%) Elastic Stack
1 7 (17.95%) WebCenter
2 5 (12.82%) CSS
2 5 (12.82%) Hibernate
2 5 (12.82%) HTML
2 5 (12.82%) Spring
2 5 (12.82%) XML
3 2 (5.13%) Middleware
3 2 (5.13%) Spring MVC
4 1 (2.56%) LAMP
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (2.56%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.13%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.56%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 10 (25.64%) Linux
2 9 (23.08%) Unix
2 9 (23.08%) Windows
3 8 (20.51%) Windows Server
4 7 (17.95%) Amazon Linux
5 2 (5.13%) Solaris
6 1 (2.56%) CentOS
6 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.90%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (23.08%) DevOps
3 8 (20.51%) Database Tuning
4 7 (17.95%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (17.95%) Microservices
4 7 (17.95%) Performance Testing
4 7 (17.95%) Web Development
4 7 (17.95%) Web Operations
5 6 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (15.38%) ETL
6 5 (12.82%) Scrum
7 3 (7.69%) CRM
7 3 (7.69%) OO
7 3 (7.69%) OOA/OOD
7 3 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (7.69%) SDLC
7 3 (7.69%) Service Delivery
8 2 (5.13%) Coaching
8 2 (5.13%) Customer Requirements
8 2 (5.13%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 19 (48.72%) SQL
2 15 (38.46%) PL/SQL
3 13 (33.33%) Java
4 5 (12.82%) JavaScript
4 5 (12.82%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.56%) C
5 1 (2.56%) Perl
5 1 (2.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (20.51%) SC Cleared
1 8 (20.51%) Security Cleared
2 4 (10.26%) Degree
2 4 (10.26%) Oracle Certification
3 3 (7.69%) ISEB
4 1 (2.56%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.56%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.56%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) GDPR
2 1 (2.56%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.56%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.56%) SDET
2 1 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (20.51%) Active Directory
2 7 (17.95%) Docker
3 3 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (5.13%) vSphere
5 1 (2.56%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (2.56%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 7 (17.95%) Ansible
1 7 (17.95%) Icinga
1 7 (17.95%) Kibana
1 7 (17.95%) logstash
2 2 (5.13%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 10 (25.64%) Red Hat
2 7 (17.95%) Atlassian
3 3 (7.69%) Cisco
3 3 (7.69%) HP
3 3 (7.69%) VMware
4 2 (5.13%) Informatica
4 2 (5.13%) PeopleSoft
4 2 (5.13%) SAP
4 2 (5.13%) Sun
5 1 (2.56%) ArcSight
5 1 (2.56%) Dell
5 1 (2.56%) F5
5 1 (2.56%) Gemalto
5 1 (2.56%) Hyperion
5 1 (2.56%) Juniper
5 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.56%) Rackspace
5 1 (2.56%) Siebel
5 1 (2.56%) Talend