The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Oracle Spatial skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Oracle Spatial over the 3 months to 26 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle Spatial
UK
Rank 603 626 618
Rank change year-on-year +23 -8  
Contract jobs citing Oracle Spatial 6 15 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.013% 0.028% 0.009%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.077% 0.16% 0.054%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 4
Median daily rate £433 £339 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.67% -15.31%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £339 £400
% change year-on-year +15.12% -15.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Oracle Spatial 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 7771 9161 9202
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 17.37% 17.21% 17.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 5088 5823 5458
Median daily rate £425 £412 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.09% +3.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £560 £529
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 161 226 330
Median hourly rate £18.59 £20.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.05% +5.26%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.00 £11.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £42.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.14
% change year-on-year -5.55% +11.52%  

Oracle Spatial
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Spatial in the UK

Oracle Spatial
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Spatial in the UK

Oracle Spatial
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle Spatial over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle Spatial in the UK

Oracle Spatial
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle Spatial in the UK

Oracle Spatial
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 Spatial within the UK over the 3 months to 26 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
Scotland +26 4 £425 +34.92%
Edinburgh +21 4 £425 +34.92%
England +27 2 £445 +22.75% 2
Manchester - 1 £390 -
London - 1 £500 -
North West - 1 £390 -

Oracle Spatial
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Spatial 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 Spatial.

1 15 (100.00%) Oracle
2 11 (73.33%) Java
3 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (60.00%) JavaScript
5 8 (53.33%) HTML
5 8 (53.33%) Hibernate
5 8 (53.33%) jQuery
5 8 (53.33%) AngularJS
6 6 (40.00%) GIS
6 6 (40.00%) SQL
6 6 (40.00%) Oracle Database
6 6 (40.00%) Geospatial Data
7 5 (33.33%) PL/SQL
7 5 (33.33%) Python
7 5 (33.33%) EJB
8 4 (26.67%) CSS
8 4 (26.67%) JDBC
8 4 (26.67%) Web Services
8 4 (26.67%) Client/Server
8 4 (26.67%) ETL
8 4 (26.67%) MVC
8 4 (26.67%) Scrum
8 4 (26.67%) TDD
8 4 (26.67%) Spring
8 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
8 4 (26.67%) Ajax
8 4 (26.67%) Relational Database
8 4 (26.67%) OpenLayers
8 4 (26.67%) User Stories
8 4 (26.67%) HTML5

Oracle Spatial
Top Related 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 1 (6.67%) ArcGIS
1 1 (6.67%) GeoServer
1 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (6.67%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
1 1 (6.67%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) Geospatial Data
1 6 (40.00%) GIS
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (26.67%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (26.67%) Relational Database
3 3 (20.00%) Pentaho
4 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (13.33%) QGIS
4 2 (13.33%) Spatial Data
5 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (6.67%) Data Mining
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (6.67%) Power BI
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
1 4 (26.67%) TeamCity
2 1 (6.67%) Subversion
2 1 (6.67%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Developer
2 7 (46.67%) Java Developer
3 5 (33.33%) Senior Developer
4 4 (26.67%) Oracle Developer
4 4 (26.67%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Database Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database Developer
5 2 (13.33%) PL/SQL Developer
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Data Scientist
6 1 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle ETL Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle Specialist
6 1 (6.67%) Pentaho Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Report Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Senior ETL Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior PL/SQL Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior SQL Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) AngularJS
1 8 (53.33%) Hibernate
1 8 (53.33%) HTML
1 8 (53.33%) jQuery
2 5 (33.33%) EJB
3 4 (26.67%) Ajax
3 4 (26.67%) CSS
3 4 (26.67%) D3.js
3 4 (26.67%) HTML5
3 4 (26.67%) Java EE
3 4 (26.67%) JDBC
3 4 (26.67%) JPA
3 4 (26.67%) OpenLayers
3 4 (26.67%) RESTful
3 4 (26.67%) Spring
3 4 (26.67%) Spring MVC
3 4 (26.67%) Web Services
4 1 (6.67%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Client/Server
2 2 (13.33%) Data Structures
3 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (26.67%) ETL
2 4 (26.67%) MVC
2 4 (26.67%) Scrum
2 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
2 4 (26.67%) TDD
2 4 (26.67%) User Stories
3 3 (20.00%) ETL Development
4 2 (13.33%) Data Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Analytics
5 1 (6.67%) Data Cleansing
5 1 (6.67%) Data Integration
5 1 (6.67%) Data Migration
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Optimisation
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Spatial Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Statistical Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Statistics
5 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) Java
2 9 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (40.00%) SQL
4 5 (33.33%) PL/SQL
4 5 (33.33%) Python
5 1 (6.67%) C#
5 1 (6.67%) C++
5 1 (6.67%) MATLAB
5 1 (6.67%) Perl
5 1 (6.67%) R
5 1 (6.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) GeoWebCache
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) Autodesk
2 1 (6.67%) ESRI
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft