Period
to 21 August 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Oracle Coherence skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Oracle Coherence over the 6 months to 21 August 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.

Oracle Coherence
UK
6 months to
21 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 757 809 728
Rank change year-on-year +52 -81 -22
Contract jobs citing Oracle Coherence 84 93 161
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.088% 0.086% 0.14%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.52% 0.47% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 76 132
UK median daily rate £575 £563 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.22% -6.25% -4.00%
10th Percentile £462 £419 £464
90th Percentile £675 £675 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £445 £475 £520
% change year-on-year -6.32% -8.65% +30.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Oracle Coherence is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 16113 19884 20283
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 16.82% 18.33% 17.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 10415 13078 12540
UK median daily rate £438 £420 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.17% +7.69% +4.00%
10th Percentile £263 £255 £225
90th Percentile £600 £588 £556
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 407 493 699
UK median hourly rate £19.63 £20.39 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.75% +1.95% +14.29%
10th Percentile £10.75 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £44.95 £42.02
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.30 £20.73 £20.00
% change year-on-year -6.92% +3.65% +14.29%

Oracle Coherence
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Coherence in the UK

Oracle Coherence
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Coherence in the UK

Oracle Coherence
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle Coherence over the 6 months to 21 August 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle Coherence in the UK

Oracle Coherence
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Coherence within the UK over the 6 months to 21 August 2017. 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 +40 84 £575 - 3
London +28 79 £575 -1.29% 2
UK excluding London +49 5 £445 -6.32% 1
South East +20 4 £440 -2.22%
North of England +63 1 £525 -
Yorkshire +30 1 £525 -

For the 6 months to 21 August 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Coherence also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Oracle Coherence.

1 76 (90.48%) Oracle
2 68 (80.95%) Java
3 43 (51.19%) Front Office
4 42 (50.00%) Banking
5 34 (40.48%) Finance
6 27 (32.14%) Investment Banking
7 26 (30.95%) Multithreading
7 26 (30.95%) Spring
8 24 (28.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 23 (27.38%) Agile Software Development
10 22 (26.19%) Electronic Trading
11 20 (23.81%) C#
12 17 (20.24%) JMS
13 15 (17.86%) Grid Computing
14 14 (16.67%) SQL
14 14 (16.67%) Mathematics
15 13 (15.48%) WPF
15 13 (15.48%) Unix
15 13 (15.48%) Linux
16 11 (13.10%) .NET
16 11 (13.10%) Maven
16 11 (13.10%) REST
16 11 (13.10%) GemFire
17 10 (11.90%) Computer Science
17 10 (11.90%) Degree
17 10 (11.90%) Continuous Integration
17 10 (11.90%) XML
17 10 (11.90%) ETL
17 10 (11.90%) TIBCO
17 10 (11.90%) Microsoft

Oracle Coherence
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:

Application Platforms
1 11 (13.10%) GemFire
2 9 (10.71%) DataSynapse
2 9 (10.71%) Tomcat
3 7 (8.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 5 (5.95%) Apache Spark
4 5 (5.95%) WebSphere
5 3 (3.57%) FileNet
6 2 (2.38%) Apache
6 2 (2.38%) IIS
6 2 (2.38%) MQSeries
6 2 (2.38%) Mule
6 2 (2.38%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 2 (2.38%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.19%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.38%) Global One
1 2 (2.38%) SunGard Martini
2 1 (1.19%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.57%) IaaS
1 3 (3.57%) PaaS
2 2 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.38%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.57%) NAS
2 2 (2.38%) FCoE
2 2 (2.38%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (2.38%) Firewall
2 2 (2.38%) HTTP
2 2 (2.38%) iSCSI
2 2 (2.38%) LAN
2 2 (2.38%) Multicast
2 2 (2.38%) SAN
2 2 (2.38%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.38%) WAN
3 1 (1.19%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (1.19%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (1.19%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (1.19%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.90%) RDBMS
1 10 (11.90%) Relational Database
2 9 (10.71%) SQL Server
3 8 (9.52%) Apache Cassandra
3 8 (9.52%) Hadoop
4 7 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (8.33%) Hazelcast
4 7 (8.33%) InterSystems Cache
5 6 (7.14%) Big Data
5 6 (7.14%) Oracle Database
6 4 (4.76%) DB2
6 4 (4.76%) Infinispan
7 3 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (3.57%) Power BI
8 2 (2.38%) HBase
8 2 (2.38%) Jackrabbit
8 2 (2.38%) MySQL
8 2 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (2.38%) Redis
9 1 (1.19%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 11 (13.10%) Maven
2 8 (9.52%) Git (software)
2 8 (9.52%) TeamCity
3 6 (7.14%) JIRA
4 5 (5.95%) CruiseControl
4 5 (5.95%) IntelliJ
4 5 (5.95%) LINQPad
5 4 (4.76%) Eclipse
5 4 (4.76%) JUnit
5 4 (4.76%) Spock
5 4 (4.76%) Subversion
6 3 (3.57%) ERwin
6 3 (3.57%) Jenkins
7 2 (2.38%) Gradle
7 2 (2.38%) JBehave
7 2 (2.38%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 43 (51.19%) Front Office
2 42 (50.00%) Banking
3 34 (40.48%) Finance
4 27 (32.14%) Investment Banking
5 3 (3.57%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.38%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.19%) Retail
Job Titles
1 72 (85.71%) Developer
2 54 (64.29%) Java Developer
3 25 (29.76%) Front Office Developer
4 20 (23.81%) Senior Developer
5 18 (21.43%) Senior Java Developer
6 16 (19.05%) Electronic Trading Developer
7 14 (16.67%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
8 13 (15.48%) C# Developer
8 13 (15.48%) Oracle Developer
9 10 (11.90%) C# WPF Developer
9 10 (11.90%) WPF Developer
10 7 (8.33%) Architect
10 7 (8.33%) C# WCF Developer
10 7 (8.33%) WCF Developer
11 6 (7.14%) Grid Developer
12 5 (5.95%) Core Java Developer
12 5 (5.95%) Scala Developer
13 3 (3.57%) Agile C# Developer
13 3 (3.57%) Business Intelligence Architect
13 3 (3.57%) Enterprise Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (30.95%) Spring
2 17 (20.24%) JMS
3 13 (15.48%) WPF
4 11 (13.10%) .NET
4 11 (13.10%) REST
5 10 (11.90%) Hibernate
5 10 (11.90%) Middleware
5 10 (11.90%) XML
6 9 (10.71%) FIX Protocol
7 8 (9.52%) SOAP
7 8 (9.52%) Spring Integration
8 7 (8.33%) J2EE
8 7 (8.33%) WCF
9 6 (7.14%) .NET Framework
9 6 (7.14%) FpML
9 6 (7.14%) HTML
9 6 (7.14%) Spring Batch
9 6 (7.14%) Web Services
10 5 (5.95%) Akka
10 5 (5.95%) JNI
Miscellaneous
1 24 (28.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 15 (17.86%) Grid Computing
3 10 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (11.90%) Computer Science
4 6 (7.14%) Derivative
4 6 (7.14%) Fixed Income
4 6 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (4.76%) Data Structures
5 4 (4.76%) Market Risk
6 3 (3.57%) Equities
7 2 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.19%) Credit Risk
8 1 (1.19%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (1.19%) Fintech
8 1 (1.19%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 13 (15.48%) Linux
1 13 (15.48%) Unix
2 6 (7.14%) Windows
3 2 (2.38%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (30.95%) Multithreading
2 23 (27.38%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (26.19%) Electronic Trading
4 14 (16.67%) Mathematics
5 10 (11.90%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (11.90%) ETL
5 10 (11.90%) Line Management
6 9 (10.71%) DevOps
6 9 (10.71%) Low Latency
6 9 (10.71%) Web Development
7 8 (9.52%) Risk Management
7 8 (9.52%) Scrum
8 7 (8.33%) Data Integration
8 7 (8.33%) Multithreaded Programming
8 7 (8.33%) SOA
9 6 (7.14%) IT Strategy
9 6 (7.14%) MapReduce
9 6 (7.14%) Test Automation
10 5 (5.95%) Requirements Analysis
10 5 (5.95%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 68 (80.95%) Java
2 20 (23.81%) C#
3 14 (16.67%) SQL
4 9 (10.71%) Python
4 9 (10.71%) Scala
5 7 (8.33%) C++
5 7 (8.33%) JavaScript
6 5 (5.95%) PowerShell
7 4 (4.76%) Groovy
8 2 (2.38%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.38%) TypeScript
8 2 (2.38%) XAML
9 1 (1.19%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.19%) Perl
9 1 (1.19%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 10 (11.90%) Degree
2 3 (3.57%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.19%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.76%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 7 (8.33%) Platform Symphony
2 3 (3.57%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.38%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.38%) KVM
3 2 (2.38%) NFS
3 2 (2.38%) SRDF
3 2 (2.38%) Xen
4 1 (1.19%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (5.95%) MOM
2 1 (1.19%) Ansible
2 1 (1.19%) Puppet
2 1 (1.19%) Rundeck
2 1 (1.19%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 76 (90.48%) Oracle
2 10 (11.90%) Microsoft
2 10 (11.90%) TIBCO
3 6 (7.14%) Solace
4 5 (5.95%) DevExpress
4 5 (5.95%) Google
4 5 (5.95%) Syncfusion
4 5 (5.95%) Telerik
5 4 (4.76%) IBM
6 3 (3.57%) Cloudera
6 3 (3.57%) Cognos
6 3 (3.57%) Informatica
6 3 (3.57%) Netezza
6 3 (3.57%) Sybase
6 3 (3.57%) Teradata
6 3 (3.57%) VMware
7 2 (2.38%) ATG
7 2 (2.38%) F5
7 2 (2.38%) NetApp
7 2 (2.38%) Sophis