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 June 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 Spatial
UK
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 606 645 635
Rank change year-on-year +39 -10  
Contract jobs citing Oracle Spatial 1 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.002% 0.011% 0.011%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.013% 0.063% 0.060%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Median daily rate - £456 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +25.86%  
UK excluding London median daily rate - £463 £363
% change year-on-year - +27.58%  
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 7805 9592 9971
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 16.60% 18.07% 17.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 4978 6396 6230
Median daily rate £425 £420 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £265 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £560 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 201 235 339
Median hourly rate £25.00 £20.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.95% -2.38%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.49 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.25 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +5.00% +19.04%  

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 Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle Spatial in the UK

Oracle Spatial
Top 2 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 June 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
North Lanarkshire - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
3 5 (71.43%) PL/SQL
4 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database
5 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (42.86%) Pentaho
5 3 (42.86%) Java
5 3 (42.86%) ETL
5 3 (42.86%) ETL Development
6 2 (28.57%) QGIS
6 2 (28.57%) Spatial Data
6 2 (28.57%) GIS
6 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
6 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
6 2 (28.57%) Data Structures
7 1 (14.29%) .NET
7 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
7 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
7 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
7 1 (14.29%) Data Cleansing
7 1 (14.29%) Data Integration
7 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
7 1 (14.29%) TortoiseSVN
7 1 (14.29%) R
7 1 (14.29%) Analytics
7 1 (14.29%) Ruby
7 1 (14.29%) Ajax
7 1 (14.29%) Statistical Analysis
7 1 (14.29%) Web 2.0

Oracle Spatial
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 1 (14.29%) ArcGIS
1 1 (14.29%) GeoServer
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (14.29%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (42.86%) Pentaho
3 2 (28.57%) GIS
3 2 (28.57%) QGIS
3 2 (28.57%) Spatial Data
4 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
4 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (14.29%) Geospatial Data
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (14.29%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (14.29%) Subversion
1 1 (14.29%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (14.29%) Analyst
1 1 (14.29%) Analyst Programmer
1 1 (14.29%) Consultant
1 1 (14.29%) Data Scientist
1 1 (14.29%) Developer
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Analyst
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Developer
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle ETL Developer
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Specialist
1 1 (14.29%) Pentaho Developer
1 1 (14.29%) Programmer
1 1 (14.29%) Senior Database Developer
1 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
1 1 (14.29%) Senior ETL Developer
1 1 (14.29%) Senior Oracle Database Developer
1 1 (14.29%) Senior PL/SQL Developer
1 1 (14.29%) Senior SQL Developer
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Database Developer
1 1 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
1 1 (14.29%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) Ajax
1 1 (14.29%) CGI
1 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Structures
2 1 (14.29%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ETL
1 3 (42.86%) ETL Development
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) A/B Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (14.29%) Data Integration
3 1 (14.29%) Data Management
3 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Optimisation
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) RAD
3 1 (14.29%) Spatial Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Statistics
3 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) PL/SQL
3 3 (42.86%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 1 (14.29%) C#
5 1 (14.29%) C++
5 1 (14.29%) MATLAB
5 1 (14.29%) Perl
5 1 (14.29%) Python
5 1 (14.29%) R
5 1 (14.29%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) GeoWebCache
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Autodesk
2 1 (14.29%) ESRI