Period
to 18 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for BlueKai skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited BlueKai over the 6 months to 18 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.

Oracle BlueKai
UK
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 877 863 886
Rank change year-on-year -14 +23 +11
Contract jobs citing BlueKai 7 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.007% 0.004% 0.008%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.031% 0.026% 0.066%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 6
UK median daily rate £500 £213 £458
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +135.29% -53.55% -16.82%
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £213 -
% change year-on-year +135.29% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

BlueKai is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 22,944 15,412 12,037
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.25% 15.50% 11.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 15,783 10,612 8,301
UK median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +9.09%
10th Percentile £303 £270 £275
90th Percentile £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 324 220 187
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +11.11% -21.74%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.25 £11.59
90th Percentile £62.06 £63.75 £56.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.06
% change year-on-year -7.89% +11.37% -25.83%

BlueKai
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing BlueKai as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for BlueKai in the UK

BlueKai
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BlueKai in the UK

BlueKai
Top 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BlueKai within the UK over the 6 months to 18 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
England +2 7 £500 +135.29%
South East -7 5 £500 +135.29%
UK excluding London -17 5 £500 +135.29%

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing BlueKai 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 with a requirement for BlueKai.

1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) Eloqua
2 4 (57.14%) SaaS
2 4 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Asset Management
3 3 (42.86%) Marketing
3 3 (42.86%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (42.86%) Workflow
3 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
3 3 (42.86%) Virtual Team
3 3 (42.86%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (14.29%) Finance
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Marketing Automation

BlueKai
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 7 (100.00%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) SaaS
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
General
1 3 (42.86%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Cloud Consultant
1 4 (57.14%) Consultant
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle Consultant
2 3 (42.86%) Marketing Manager
2 3 (42.86%) Marketing Project Manager
2 3 (42.86%) Project Manager
3 2 (28.57%) Digital Marketing Manager
3 2 (28.57%) Digital Project Manager
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Security Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Asset Management
2 3 (42.86%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (42.86%) Matrix Organization
2 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
2 3 (42.86%) Workflow
3 1 (14.29%) Marketing Automation
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle