Period
to 3 August 2021

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Oracle over the 6 months to 3 August 2021 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within the Oracle Corporation.

Oracle
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
3 Aug 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 15 4 26
Rank change year-on-year -11 +22 -5
Contract jobs citing Oracle 46 57 64
As % of all contract jobs advertised in West Sussex 11.30% 17.87% 6.97%
As % of the Vendors category 21.70% 30.65% 14.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 42 46
10th Percentile £328 £413 £334
25th Percentile £360 £450 £360
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £415 £486 £419
Median % change year-on-year -14.61% +16.06% -11.84%
75th Percentile £500 £548 £499
90th Percentile £538 £598 £563
South East median daily rate £515 £525 £450
% change year-on-year -1.90% +16.67% -

Oracle is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in West Sussex.

All Vendors
West Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 212 186 435
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 52.09% 58.31% 47.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 125 300
10th Percentile £250 £270 £252
25th Percentile £311 £400 £350
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £439 £475 £413
Median % change year-on-year -7.53% +15.15% -2.94%
75th Percentile £495 £538 £506
90th Percentile £540 £600 £577
South East median daily rate £473 £453 £450
% change year-on-year +4.39% +0.59% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 6
10th Percentile £11.65 £9.80 £8.88
25th Percentile £31.25 £9.87 £9.91
Median hourly rate £52.50 £10.91 £15.00
Median % change year-on-year +381.43% -27.30% -26.83%
75th Percentile £65.63 £12.78 £21.25
90th Percentile £68.90 £13.36 £35.63
South East median hourly rate £21.20 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +17.78% - +7.46%

Oracle
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

Job postings citing Oracle as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in West Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle in West Sussex

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Oracle in West Sussex.

Daily rate trend for Oracle in West Sussex

Oracle
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Oracle in West Sussex over the 6 months to 3 August 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Oracle in West Sussex

Oracle
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Oracle in West Sussex.

Hourly rate trend for Oracle in West Sussex

Oracle
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 3 August 2021. 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
Worthing -3 27 £426 -10.26% 1
Crawley -11 6 £525 - 4
Gatwick -1 4 £400 -27.27%
Horsham -10 3 £375 -15.49%
Oracle
South East

For the 6 months to 3 August 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle 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 across the West Sussex region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 26 (56.52%) Java
2 21 (45.65%) SQL
3 20 (43.48%) Linux
4 18 (39.13%) Oracle Database
5 16 (34.78%) Problem-Solving
5 16 (34.78%) Unix
5 16 (34.78%) WebLogic
6 15 (32.61%) AWS
7 14 (30.43%) SC Cleared
7 14 (30.43%) Security Cleared
7 14 (30.43%) SAP
7 14 (30.43%) PL/SQL
7 14 (30.43%) AIX
7 14 (30.43%) Data Modelling
7 14 (30.43%) Business Intelligence
8 13 (28.26%) Social Skills
9 12 (26.09%) Azure
9 12 (26.09%) Test Strategy
9 12 (26.09%) BEA
9 12 (26.09%) SUSE
10 11 (23.91%) Process Improvement
10 11 (23.91%) Oracle Linux
10 11 (23.91%) Software Engineering
10 11 (23.91%) Public Sector
11 10 (21.74%) Configuration Management
12 9 (19.57%) Migration
12 9 (19.57%) Scrum
12 9 (19.57%) Clustering
12 9 (19.57%) Oracle RMAN
12 9 (19.57%) SAP Basis

Oracle
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 16 (34.78%) WebLogic
2 9 (19.57%) SAP Portal
3 6 (13.04%) Confluence
4 5 (10.87%) Apache
5 4 (8.70%) AquaLogic
5 4 (8.70%) Oracle Service Bus
5 4 (8.70%) SAS
5 4 (8.70%) SharePoint
5 4 (8.70%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Oracle BPM
1 4 (8.70%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (4.35%) SAP HCM
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 15 (32.61%) AWS
2 12 (26.09%) Azure
3 2 (4.35%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (2.17%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.52%) Fibre Channel
1 3 (6.52%) SAN
2 1 (2.17%) DHCP
2 1 (2.17%) DNS
2 1 (2.17%) Firewall
2 1 (2.17%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (39.13%) Oracle Database
2 9 (19.57%) SAP BW
3 8 (17.39%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (15.22%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (8.70%) DataStage
5 4 (8.70%) Metadata
5 4 (8.70%) OLAP
5 4 (8.70%) OLAP Cube
5 4 (8.70%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (8.70%) Oracle Database 12c
5 4 (8.70%) Oracle OLAP
5 4 (8.70%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 3 (6.52%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 3 (6.52%) SQL Server
7 2 (4.35%) Relational Database
8 1 (2.17%) Apache Hive
8 1 (2.17%) Hadoop
8 1 (2.17%) Impala
8 1 (2.17%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (2.17%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 6 (13.04%) CA Gen
1 6 (13.04%) JIRA
2 5 (10.87%) Git (software)
2 5 (10.87%) Jenkins
3 4 (8.70%) Bitbucket
3 4 (8.70%) Maven
3 4 (8.70%) Subversion
4 2 (4.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (4.35%) Cucumber
4 2 (4.35%) Gatling
4 2 (4.35%) Selenium
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle Forms
General
1 13 (28.26%) Social Skills
2 11 (23.91%) Public Sector
3 3 (6.52%) Finance
4 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.17%) Back Office
4 1 (2.17%) Front Office
4 1 (2.17%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 10 (21.74%) Developer
2 9 (19.57%) Consultant
2 9 (19.57%) SAP Basis Consultant
2 9 (19.57%) SAP Consultant
2 9 (19.57%) Software Engineer
3 6 (13.04%) Administrator
4 5 (10.87%) Analyst
5 4 (8.70%) Data Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Java Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Unix Administrator
6 3 (6.52%) Java Consultant
6 3 (6.52%) Oracle Consultant
7 2 (4.35%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (4.35%) Scala Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Solaris Administrator
7 2 (4.35%) Solaris Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.35%) Test Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Unix Systems Administrator
8 1 (2.17%) EDI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (19.57%) SAP Basis
1 9 (19.57%) SAP PI
2 8 (17.39%) J2EE
3 7 (15.22%) Web Services
4 6 (13.04%) XML
5 5 (10.87%) Spring
6 4 (8.70%) EJB
6 4 (8.70%) Hibernate
6 4 (8.70%) iBATIS
6 4 (8.70%) Java EE
6 4 (8.70%) JMS
6 4 (8.70%) JPA
6 4 (8.70%) SOAP
6 4 (8.70%) XSD
6 4 (8.70%) XSLT
7 3 (6.52%) EclipseLink
7 3 (6.52%) LAMP
8 2 (4.35%) .NET
8 2 (4.35%) EDI
9 1 (2.17%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.57%) Clustering
2 4 (8.70%) Taxonomies
2 4 (8.70%) User Experience
3 2 (4.35%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.17%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.17%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 20 (43.48%) Linux
2 16 (34.78%) Unix
3 14 (30.43%) AIX
4 12 (26.09%) SUSE
5 11 (23.91%) Oracle Linux
6 9 (19.57%) Windows
7 4 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (6.52%) CentOS
8 3 (6.52%) Solaris
9 1 (2.17%) Windows Server
9 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2016
9 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.78%) Problem-Solving
2 14 (30.43%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (30.43%) Data Modelling
3 12 (26.09%) Test Strategy
4 11 (23.91%) Process Improvement
4 11 (23.91%) Software Engineering
5 10 (21.74%) Configuration Management
6 9 (19.57%) CRM
6 9 (19.57%) Migration
6 9 (19.57%) OO
6 9 (19.57%) Problem Management
6 9 (19.57%) Scrum
6 9 (19.57%) Waterfall
7 8 (17.39%) RUP
7 8 (17.39%) Supplier Relationship Management
8 5 (10.87%) Data Integration
8 5 (10.87%) ETL
8 5 (10.87%) Unit Testing
9 4 (8.70%) Computer Science
9 4 (8.70%) Ontologies
Programming Languages
1 26 (56.52%) Java
2 21 (45.65%) SQL
3 14 (30.43%) PL/SQL
4 9 (19.57%) Perl
4 9 (19.57%) Shell Script
5 3 (6.52%) AWK
5 3 (6.52%) Bourne shell
5 3 (6.52%) COBOL
5 3 (6.52%) JavaScript
5 3 (6.52%) Korn
6 2 (4.35%) Scala
6 2 (4.35%) VB
6 2 (4.35%) VB6
Qualifications
1 14 (30.43%) SC Cleared
1 14 (30.43%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.70%) Degree
3 3 (6.52%) ISTQB
3 3 (6.52%) RHCE
3 3 (6.52%) RHCSA
4 2 (4.35%) ISEB
4 2 (4.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) Data Quality
2 3 (6.52%) QA
3 1 (2.17%) Accessibility
System Software
1 4 (8.70%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 3 (6.52%) GlusterFS
2 3 (6.52%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (2.17%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.17%) HDFS
3 1 (2.17%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (19.57%) Data Guard
1 9 (19.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 9 (19.57%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (8.70%) Ansible
2 4 (8.70%) Tivoli
3 3 (6.52%) NetBackup
3 3 (6.52%) Oracle ZFS
3 3 (6.52%) Puppet
3 3 (6.52%) Red Hat Satellite
3 3 (6.52%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 3 (6.52%) Terraform
3 3 (6.52%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 1 (2.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (30.43%) SAP
2 12 (26.09%) BEA
3 7 (15.22%) Microsoft
3 7 (15.22%) webMethods
4 4 (8.70%) Informatica
4 4 (8.70%) VMware
5 3 (6.52%) Brocade
5 3 (6.52%) Centrify
5 3 (6.52%) EMC
5 3 (6.52%) HP
5 3 (6.52%) Pega
5 3 (6.52%) Red Hat
5 3 (6.52%) StorageTek
5 3 (6.52%) Sun
5 3 (6.52%) Veritas
6 2 (4.35%) Talend
7 1 (2.17%) Citrix
7 1 (2.17%) Cloudera
7 1 (2.17%) Google
7 1 (2.17%) IBM