Period
to 19 September 2018

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 19 September 2018 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
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 24 31
Rank change year-on-year +1 +7 -16
Contract jobs citing Oracle 88 83 89
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 7.98% 7.77% 6.20%
As % of the Vendors category 16.99% 17.74% 16.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 55 58
West Sussex median daily rate £450 £363 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.14% -10.77% +8.33%
10th Percentile £383 £238 £355
90th Percentile £569 £495 £513
South East median daily rate £450 £438 £420
% change year-on-year +2.86% +4.17% -1.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
West Sussex median hourly rate £35.00 - -
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £19.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year +84.21% +52.00% -55.56%

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 518 468 550
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 46.96% 43.82% 38.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 278 290 309
West Sussex median daily rate £435 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.75% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £313 £236 £223
90th Percentile £557 £530 £500
South East median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 13 18
West Sussex median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £17.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.22% +26.96% +10.77%
10th Percentile £10.23 £13.95 £11.23
90th Percentile £48.35 £56.90 £44.65
South East median hourly rate £16.50 £17.31 £17.23
% change year-on-year -4.69% +0.51% -4.31%

Oracle
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle in West Sussex

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle in West Sussex

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle in West Sussex over the 6 months to 19 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle in West Sussex

Oracle
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor 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 19 September 2018. 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 +21 48 £475 -9.52% 6
Gatwick -3 16 £456 +82.50% 1
Crawley -1 9 £475 +46.15% 1
Bognor Regis - 4 - -
Horsham -3 1 £400 +12.28% 1
Oracle
South East

For the 6 months to 19 September 2018, 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 44 (50.00%) Java
2 38 (43.18%) SQL
3 35 (39.77%) Unix
3 35 (39.77%) Oracle Database
4 29 (32.95%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (30.68%) SOAP
6 26 (29.55%) Microsoft
7 25 (28.41%) Web Services
8 24 (27.27%) Linux
9 22 (25.00%) Windows
10 20 (22.73%) XML
10 20 (22.73%) DevOps
11 19 (21.59%) WebLogic
11 19 (21.59%) Spring
11 19 (21.59%) Degree
11 19 (21.59%) JIRA
12 18 (20.45%) SQL Server
13 17 (19.32%) Computer Science
14 16 (18.18%) MySQL
14 16 (18.18%) Java 8
15 15 (17.05%) REST
16 14 (15.91%) JMS
16 14 (15.91%) Business Intelligence
17 13 (14.77%) Microsoft Excel
17 13 (14.77%) Visual Studio
17 13 (14.77%) Scrum
17 13 (14.77%) Confluence
18 12 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
18 12 (13.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 12 (13.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

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 19 (21.59%) WebLogic
2 13 (14.77%) Confluence
3 12 (13.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 8 (9.09%) Oracle Workflow
5 6 (6.82%) IIS
5 6 (6.82%) Tomcat
6 5 (5.68%) WebSphere
7 4 (4.55%) Oracle BPEL
8 3 (3.41%) Apache Spark
8 3 (3.41%) NetWeaver
8 3 (3.41%) Oracle Service Bus
8 3 (3.41%) SAP Portal
8 3 (3.41%) Tuxedo
9 2 (2.27%) Apache
9 2 (2.27%) AquaLogic
9 2 (2.27%) SAS
10 1 (1.14%) JBoss
10 1 (1.14%) OpenROAD
10 1 (1.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (14.77%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (11.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 9 (10.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (5.68%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (4.55%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (4.55%) Oracle ERP
2 4 (4.55%) Oracle General Ledger
2 4 (4.55%) Oracle Payables
2 4 (4.55%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (1.14%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.14%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.14%) Oracle iSupplier
3 1 (1.14%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 12 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (4.55%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (3.41%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (3.41%) Azure Data Factory
4 3 (3.41%) Azure Machine Learning
4 3 (3.41%) Data Lake Analytics
4 3 (3.41%) PaaS
5 2 (2.27%) Amazon Kinesis
5 2 (2.27%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.14%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.68%) NFC
2 4 (4.55%) Fibre Channel
2 4 (4.55%) SAN
3 1 (1.14%) DNS
3 1 (1.14%) Firewall
3 1 (1.14%) LAN
3 1 (1.14%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.14%) VLAN
3 1 (1.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (39.77%) Oracle Database
2 18 (20.45%) SQL Server
3 16 (18.18%) MySQL
4 12 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (7.95%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (7.95%) Oracle Database 10g
5 7 (7.95%) Oracle Reports
5 7 (7.95%) Relational Database
6 6 (6.82%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (5.68%) Data Lake
7 5 (5.68%) Oracle Database 12c
7 5 (5.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (4.55%) Oracle BI EE
8 4 (4.55%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 4 (4.55%) Oracle Discoverer
8 4 (4.55%) Power BI
8 4 (4.55%) RDBMS
9 3 (3.41%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (3.41%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (3.41%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 19 (21.59%) JIRA
2 13 (14.77%) Visual Studio
3 10 (11.36%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (10.23%) Git (software)
4 9 (10.23%) Toad
5 7 (7.95%) Cucumber
5 7 (7.95%) Jenkins
5 7 (7.95%) Selenium
6 6 (6.82%) Oracle Forms
6 6 (6.82%) SoapUI
6 6 (6.82%) SonarQube
7 5 (5.68%) Gatling
8 4 (4.55%) GitLab
8 4 (4.55%) JDeveloper
8 4 (4.55%) Oracle APEX
8 4 (4.55%) WebLogic Workshop
9 3 (3.41%) Artifactory
9 3 (3.41%) Maven
10 2 (2.27%) Gradle
10 2 (2.27%) Liquibase
General
1 12 (13.64%) Finance
2 4 (4.55%) Back Office
3 1 (1.14%) Banking
3 1 (1.14%) Billing
Job Titles
1 32 (36.36%) Developer
2 18 (20.45%) Architect
3 14 (15.91%) Analyst
4 11 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 11 (12.50%) Test Analyst
5 9 (10.23%) SQL Developer
6 7 (7.95%) Consultant
6 7 (7.95%) Technical Architect
7 6 (6.82%) Administrator
7 6 (6.82%) Security Architect
7 6 (6.82%) Solaris Administrator
8 5 (5.68%) Payments Architect
8 5 (5.68%) Senior Developer
8 5 (5.68%) Solaris Systems Administrator
8 5 (5.68%) Systems Administrator
8 5 (5.68%) Unix Administrator
8 5 (5.68%) Unix Systems Administrator
9 4 (4.55%) Cloud Architect
9 4 (4.55%) Technical Developer
9 4 (4.55%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (30.68%) SOAP
2 25 (28.41%) Web Services
3 20 (22.73%) XML
4 19 (21.59%) Spring
5 15 (17.05%) REST
6 14 (15.91%) JMS
7 12 (13.64%) Spring Boot
8 9 (10.23%) Oracle Fusion
9 7 (7.95%) Hibernate
9 7 (7.95%) JPA
10 6 (6.82%) EJB
10 6 (6.82%) EJB 3.0
10 6 (6.82%) Oracle ADF
10 6 (6.82%) Thymeleaf
10 6 (6.82%) XSD
10 6 (6.82%) XSLT
11 5 (5.68%) EclipseLink
11 5 (5.68%) Middleware
11 5 (5.68%) RabbitMQ
11 5 (5.68%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 17 (19.32%) Computer Science
2 12 (13.64%) Management Information System
3 9 (10.23%) Virtual Team
4 7 (7.95%) Clustering
4 7 (7.95%) Driving Licence
5 5 (5.68%) Data Centre
6 4 (4.55%) Public Cloud
7 2 (2.27%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (2.27%) Mobile Payment
7 2 (2.27%) Reinsurance
7 2 (2.27%) Smartcard
8 1 (1.14%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.14%) Contactless
8 1 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.14%) Fat Client
8 1 (1.14%) FlexPod
8 1 (1.14%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (1.14%) N-Tier
8 1 (1.14%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 35 (39.77%) Unix
2 24 (27.27%) Linux
3 22 (25.00%) Windows
4 11 (12.50%) Solaris
5 9 (10.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (5.68%) Windows Server
7 4 (4.55%) CentOS
8 3 (3.41%) AIX
8 3 (3.41%) SUSE
9 2 (2.27%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (1.14%) Windows 10
10 1 (1.14%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.14%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (32.95%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (22.73%) DevOps
3 14 (15.91%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (14.77%) Scrum
5 12 (13.64%) SOA
6 11 (12.50%) Customer Requirements
6 11 (12.50%) ITIL
6 11 (12.50%) Mathematics
6 11 (12.50%) Service Management
6 11 (12.50%) Test Scripting
6 11 (12.50%) Workflow
7 10 (11.36%) Information Security
7 10 (11.36%) Performance Tuning
7 10 (11.36%) Quality Management
8 9 (10.23%) Data Transformation
8 9 (10.23%) ITSM
8 9 (10.23%) Mentoring
8 9 (10.23%) Software Delivery
8 9 (10.23%) Test Automation
9 8 (9.09%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 44 (50.00%) Java
2 38 (43.18%) SQL
3 16 (18.18%) Java 8
4 12 (13.64%) JavaScript
5 11 (12.50%) PL/SQL
6 9 (10.23%) T-SQL
7 7 (7.95%) Shell Script
8 6 (6.82%) C#
9 4 (4.55%) AWK
9 4 (4.55%) Bourne shell
9 4 (4.55%) Korn
9 4 (4.55%) Perl
10 3 (3.41%) C
10 3 (3.41%) Python
10 3 (3.41%) R
10 3 (3.41%) U-SQL
11 1 (1.14%) Groovy
11 1 (1.14%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 19 (21.59%) Degree
2 12 (13.64%) ISEB
2 12 (13.64%) ISTQB
2 12 (13.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 7 (7.95%) Security Cleared
4 6 (6.82%) CISA
4 6 (6.82%) CISM
4 6 (6.82%) CISSP
4 6 (6.82%) CREST Certified
4 6 (6.82%) IISP
5 5 (5.68%) Oracle Certification
6 4 (4.55%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 4 (4.55%) CCSP
6 4 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (4.55%) CLAS
6 4 (4.55%) OCA
6 4 (4.55%) OCP
6 4 (4.55%) RHCE
6 4 (4.55%) RHCSA
7 3 (3.41%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.09%) QA
2 6 (6.82%) GDPR
2 6 (6.82%) ISAE 3402
2 6 (6.82%) ISO 22301
2 6 (6.82%) ISO 31000
2 6 (6.82%) ISO 9001
2 6 (6.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (6.82%) ISO/IEC 27005
2 6 (6.82%) PCI DSS
2 6 (6.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (4.55%) GlusterFS
1 4 (4.55%) ISA Server
1 4 (4.55%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (2.27%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.27%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.14%) Docker
3 1 (1.14%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (1.14%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.14%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 1 (1.14%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (1.14%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.14%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (1.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (11.36%) Ansible
2 6 (6.82%) Nessus
2 6 (6.82%) Trend Micro Deep Security
3 4 (4.55%) Data Guard
3 4 (4.55%) NetBackup
3 4 (4.55%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (4.55%) Oracle ZFS
3 4 (4.55%) Red Hat Satellite
3 4 (4.55%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 4 (4.55%) Terraform
3 4 (4.55%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 3 (3.41%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (2.27%) Puppet
6 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (1.14%) SCCM
6 1 (1.14%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 26 (29.55%) Microsoft
2 10 (11.36%) Centrify
3 8 (9.09%) webMethods
4 7 (7.95%) Cisco
5 6 (6.82%) ArcSight
5 6 (6.82%) Barracuda Networks
5 6 (6.82%) IBM
5 6 (6.82%) Imperva
5 6 (6.82%) McAfee
5 6 (6.82%) Qualys
5 6 (6.82%) Splunk
5 6 (6.82%) Sun
5 6 (6.82%) Trend Micro
5 6 (6.82%) Tripwire
6 5 (5.68%) SAP
6 5 (5.68%) VMware
7 4 (4.55%) EMC
7 4 (4.55%) HP
7 4 (4.55%) StorageTek
7 4 (4.55%) Veritas