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 3 months to 30 March 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
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 545 569 574
Rank change year-on-year +24 +5  
Contract jobs citing Oracle Coherence 55 71 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.13% 0.095%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.70% 0.76% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 64 42
Median daily rate £650 £600 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £488 £440
10% offered a daily rate of more than £685 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £588 £525 £550
% change year-on-year +11.90% -4.54%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
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 7862 9307 9295
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 17.27% 17.19% 17.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 5141 5965 5523
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £563 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 166 219 346
Median hourly rate £18.59 £19.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.15% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year - +3.91%  

Oracle Coherence
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Oracle Coherence as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

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 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle Coherence in the UK

Oracle Coherence
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle Coherence in the UK

Oracle Coherence
Top 11 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 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +31 54 £650 +8.33% 1
London +18 52 £650 +8.33% 1
City of London +5 21 £650 +8.33% 1
Docklands, London - 2 £619 -
Yorkshire +18 1 £525 -
South Yorkshire +9 1 £525 -
Sheffield +3 1 £525 -
East of England - 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
Southend-on-Sea - 1 - -
Essex - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

1 105 (89.74%) Oracle
2 92 (78.63%) Java
3 53 (45.30%) Banking
4 48 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
5 42 (35.90%) Spring
6 39 (33.33%) Front Office
7 34 (29.06%) Investment Banking
8 33 (28.21%) Multithreading
8 33 (28.21%) Finance
9 29 (24.79%) Middleware
10 28 (23.93%) Linux
11 25 (21.37%) Hadoop
12 24 (20.51%) DataSynapse
13 23 (19.66%) J2EE
13 23 (19.66%) Hibernate
14 22 (18.80%) Unix
14 22 (18.80%) Low Latency
15 20 (17.09%) SQL Server
15 20 (17.09%) C++
16 19 (16.24%) TIBCO
16 19 (16.24%) SQL
16 19 (16.24%) XML
16 19 (16.24%) MapReduce
17 17 (14.53%) IBM
17 17 (14.53%) Degree
18 16 (13.68%) JavaScript
19 15 (12.82%) HTML
19 15 (12.82%) C#
19 15 (12.82%) Windows
20 14 (11.97%) Sybase

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 24 (20.51%) DataSynapse
2 13 (11.11%) Apache
2 13 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 13 (11.11%) Tomcat
3 11 (9.40%) WebSphere
4 10 (8.55%) IIS
4 10 (8.55%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 9 (7.69%) WebLogic
6 7 (5.98%) Apache Spark
7 6 (5.13%) GemFire
8 1 (0.85%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.85%) FileNet
8 1 (0.85%) JBoss
8 1 (0.85%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 8 (6.84%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.85%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Global One
1 1 (0.85%) SunGard Martini
Cloud Services
1 11 (9.40%) IaaS
1 11 (9.40%) PaaS
2 7 (5.98%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.56%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (1.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.40%) NAS
2 10 (8.55%) FCoE
2 10 (8.55%) Fibre Channel
2 10 (8.55%) HTTP
2 10 (8.55%) iSCSI
2 10 (8.55%) LAN
2 10 (8.55%) SAN
2 10 (8.55%) WAN
3 9 (7.69%) Multicast
4 5 (4.27%) Internet
5 2 (1.71%) Firewall
6 1 (0.85%) DSL
6 1 (0.85%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (0.85%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (0.85%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.85%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (21.37%) Hadoop
2 20 (17.09%) SQL Server
3 11 (9.40%) Big Data
3 11 (9.40%) HBase
4 6 (5.13%) Hazelcast
4 6 (5.13%) Oracle Database
5 4 (3.42%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (3.42%) MySQL
5 4 (3.42%) RDBMS
5 4 (3.42%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.56%) NoSQL
6 3 (2.56%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.71%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.71%) DB2
7 2 (1.71%) InterSystems Cache
7 2 (1.71%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.85%) OLAP
8 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.85%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 6 (5.13%) Maven
2 4 (3.42%) TeamCity
3 2 (1.71%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.71%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.71%) JIRA
3 2 (1.71%) JUnit
3 2 (1.71%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (1.71%) Subversion
3 2 (1.71%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.85%) CruiseControl
4 1 (0.85%) IntelliJ
4 1 (0.85%) JBehave
4 1 (0.85%) LINQPad
4 1 (0.85%) Selenium
General
1 53 (45.30%) Banking
2 39 (33.33%) Front Office
3 34 (29.06%) Investment Banking
4 33 (28.21%) Finance
5 6 (5.13%) Retail
6 2 (1.71%) Law
6 2 (1.71%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.85%) Back Office
7 1 (0.85%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 77 (65.81%) Developer
2 61 (52.14%) Java Developer
3 38 (32.48%) Senior Developer
4 31 (26.50%) Senior Java Developer
5 20 (17.09%) Architect
6 19 (16.24%) Front Office Developer
7 14 (11.97%) C# Developer
7 14 (11.97%) Oracle Developer
8 13 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
9 11 (9.40%) C# WPF Developer
9 11 (9.40%) WPF Developer
10 10 (8.55%) Consultant
11 7 (5.98%) Senior C# Developer
12 6 (5.13%) Oracle Consultant
13 5 (4.27%) C++ Developer
13 5 (4.27%) Credit Risk Developer
13 5 (4.27%) Credit Risk Java Developer
13 5 (4.27%) J2EE Developer
13 5 (4.27%) Java/J2EE Developer
13 5 (4.27%) Market Risk Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (35.90%) Spring
2 29 (24.79%) Middleware
3 23 (19.66%) Hibernate
3 23 (19.66%) J2EE
4 19 (16.24%) XML
5 15 (12.82%) HTML
6 11 (9.40%) WPF
7 10 (8.55%) JMS
7 10 (8.55%) Rendezvous
7 10 (8.55%) XSLT
8 9 (7.69%) JPA
9 8 (6.84%) Web Services
10 7 (5.98%) .NET
11 6 (5.13%) Oracle Fusion
12 5 (4.27%) FIX Protocol
12 5 (4.27%) SOAP
13 4 (3.42%) HTML5
13 4 (3.42%) REST
13 4 (3.42%) Spring Batch
13 4 (3.42%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 12 (10.26%) Market Risk
2 8 (6.84%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.84%) Computer Science
2 8 (6.84%) Derivative
3 7 (5.98%) Credit Risk
4 6 (5.13%) Fixed Income
5 5 (4.27%) Grid Computing
6 4 (3.42%) Algorithms
7 3 (2.56%) Online Banking
7 3 (2.56%) OTC Derivatives
8 1 (0.85%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.85%) Equities
8 1 (0.85%) iPad
8 1 (0.85%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.85%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.85%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 28 (23.93%) Linux
2 22 (18.80%) Unix
3 15 (12.82%) Windows
4 11 (9.40%) Solaris
5 1 (0.85%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (28.21%) Multithreading
3 22 (18.80%) Low Latency
4 19 (16.24%) MapReduce
5 13 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
5 13 (11.11%) SOA
6 12 (10.26%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (10.26%) DevOps
7 10 (8.55%) Benchmarking
8 9 (7.69%) Mathematics
9 8 (6.84%) E-Commerce
9 8 (6.84%) OO
9 8 (6.84%) Scrum
9 8 (6.84%) TDD
10 7 (5.98%) Electronic Trading
10 7 (5.98%) Migration
11 6 (5.13%) Analytics
11 6 (5.13%) Multithreaded Programming
11 6 (5.13%) Software Delivery
12 5 (4.27%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 92 (78.63%) Java
2 20 (17.09%) C++
3 19 (16.24%) SQL
4 16 (13.68%) JavaScript
5 15 (12.82%) C#
6 7 (5.98%) Python
7 6 (5.13%) Scala
8 1 (0.85%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.85%) Groovy
8 1 (0.85%) Perl
8 1 (0.85%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.85%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.85%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.85%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 17 (14.53%) Degree
2 1 (0.85%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.71%) QA
System Software
1 13 (11.11%) KVM
2 12 (10.26%) Oracle RAC
3 10 (8.55%) NFS
3 10 (8.55%) SRDF
3 10 (8.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (7.69%) Hyper-V
4 9 (7.69%) Xen
5 4 (3.42%) Docker
6 1 (0.85%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.85%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.85%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.85%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (4.27%) Puppet
2 1 (0.85%) Ambari
2 1 (0.85%) Ansible
2 1 (0.85%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.85%) MOM
2 1 (0.85%) Nagios
2 1 (0.85%) Oozie
2 1 (0.85%) OpenAM
2 1 (0.85%) OpenView
2 1 (0.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.85%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (0.85%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (0.85%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.85%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 105 (89.74%) Oracle
2 19 (16.24%) TIBCO
3 17 (14.53%) IBM
4 14 (11.97%) Sybase
5 11 (9.40%) Intel
6 10 (8.55%) Cisco
6 10 (8.55%) EMC
6 10 (8.55%) NetApp
6 10 (8.55%) VMware
7 7 (5.98%) Solace
8 6 (5.13%) ATG
9 5 (4.27%) Cloudera
10 4 (3.42%) AppDynamics
10 4 (3.42%) Google
10 4 (3.42%) Microsoft
11 2 (1.71%) Mercator
11 2 (1.71%) MuleSoft
11 2 (1.71%) Netezza
11 2 (1.71%) Teradata
11 2 (1.71%) WorldPay