The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle
Rank 12 8 9
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Contract jobs citing Oracle 205 306 351
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 8.08% 11.45% 11.41%
As % of the Vendors category 17.28% 22.97% 24.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 177 170
Average daily rate £425 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £530 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 7
Average hourly rate £34.55 £39.25 £35.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.97% +9.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £14.85 £29.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.63 £93.20 £39.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.13 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+11.78% -12.50%
Oracle
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Vendors Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1186 1332 1461
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 46.73% 49.85% 47.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 656 710 728
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £190 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £542 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 112 90
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.75 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.04% +1.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.48 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.28 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Oracle across the East of England region.

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Oracle
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Oracle Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Oracle
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Oracle across the East of England region.

Oracle Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Oracle
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Oracle Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

Oracle
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle within the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -3 77 £463 +8.82% 19
Essex -6 50 £350 +7.76% 3
Cambridgeshire +1 45 £340 -2.85% 15
Bedfordshire -15 23 £425 -6.84% 14
Suffolk -14 7 £313 -30.55% 2
Norfolk -10 4 £550 -12.00% 2
Oracle
England

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing Oracle also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Oracle.

1 119 (34.00%) SQL
2 74 (21.14%) Finance
3 70 (20.00%) Java
4 65 (18.57%) Agile Software Development
5 63 (18.00%) Oracle Database
6 58 (16.57%) SOA
7 54 (15.43%) PL/SQL
7 54 (15.43%) XML
8 53 (15.14%) Windows
9 52 (14.86%) Linux
10 49 (14.00%) SQL Server
11 48 (13.71%) Web Services
12 45 (12.86%) Unix
13 40 (11.43%) ETL
14 38 (10.86%) SAP
15 37 (10.57%) IBM
16 35 (10.00%) MySQL
17 34 (9.71%) Business Intelligence
17 34 (9.71%) Shell Script
18 33 (9.43%) Solaris
18 33 (9.43%) REST
19 32 (9.14%) ERP
19 32 (9.14%) Migration
20 30 (8.57%) Performance Tuning
21 29 (8.29%) JSON
21 29 (8.29%) SOAP
22 28 (8.00%) HTML
22 28 (8.00%) WebLogic
23 27 (7.71%) Stakeholder Management
23 27 (7.71%) Oracle EBS R12

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing Oracle also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Oracle. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 28 (8.00%) WebLogic
2 25 (7.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 18 (5.14%) Apache ServiceMix
4 15 (4.29%) Apache
4 15 (4.29%) Tomcat
5 14 (4.00%) Oracle Service Bus
6 11 (3.14%) SharePoint
7 9 (2.57%) WebSphere
8 8 (2.29%) JBoss
9 7 (2.00%) Confluence
10 6 (1.71%) BizTalk Server
11 4 (1.14%) WebSphere Application Server
12 3 (0.86%) GlassFish
12 3 (0.86%) IIS
12 3 (0.86%) SAS
12 3 (0.86%) WebLogic Portal
13 2 (0.57%) CMS
13 2 (0.57%) IBM Notes
13 2 (0.57%) Oracle Workflow
13 2 (0.57%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 18 (5.14%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.14%) MS Office
3 3 (0.86%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 27 (7.71%) Oracle EBS R12
2 18 (5.14%) Oracle EBS
3 16 (4.57%) Oracle Payables
4 14 (4.00%) Maximo
5 11 (3.14%) Oracle Receivables
6 10 (2.86%) Oracle BPM
7 8 (2.29%) BigMachines
7 8 (2.29%) Dynamics CRM
7 8 (2.29%) Oracle ERP
8 6 (1.71%) Oracle General Ledger
8 6 (1.71%) Oracle iProcurement
9 4 (1.14%) Dynamics AX
9 4 (1.14%) Hyperion Planning
9 4 (1.14%) Oracle Assets
9 4 (1.14%) Oracle Financials
9 4 (1.14%) Oracle Retail
10 3 (0.86%) Oracle 11i
10 3 (0.86%) Remedy ITSM
10 3 (0.86%) SAP ERP
10 3 (0.86%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.14%) SaaS
2 10 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.86%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.86%) IaaS
4 3 (0.86%) IBM SmartCloud
4 3 (0.86%) Office 365
4 3 (0.86%) PaaS
5 2 (0.57%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.57%) Internet
2 8 (2.29%) Firewall
3 7 (2.00%) SAN
4 6 (1.71%) DNS
5 4 (1.14%) FTP
6 3 (0.86%) LDAP
6 3 (0.86%) SSL
7 2 (0.57%) HTTP
7 2 (0.57%) Network Security
8 1 (0.29%) 802.15
8 1 (0.29%) Bluetooth
8 1 (0.29%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (0.29%) H.323
8 1 (0.29%) Intranet
8 1 (0.29%) MGW
8 1 (0.29%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.29%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.29%) X.509
8 1 (0.29%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (18.00%) Oracle Database
2 49 (14.00%) SQL Server
3 35 (10.00%) MySQL
4 26 (7.43%) Data Warehouse
5 22 (6.29%) Relational Database
6 18 (5.14%) DB2
7 16 (4.57%) BusinessObjects
7 16 (4.57%) Oracle ODI
7 16 (4.57%) Oracle Reports
8 11 (3.14%) RDBMS
8 11 (3.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (2.29%) DataStage
9 8 (2.29%) Oracle Database 11g
10 7 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (1.71%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 6 (1.71%) Oracle Database 10g
11 6 (1.71%) SQL Server 2008
12 5 (1.43%) Amazon Redshift
12 5 (1.43%) Oracle Database 12c
12 5 (1.43%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 13 (3.71%) JIRA
1 13 (3.71%) Maven
2 11 (3.14%) Ant
2 11 (3.14%) Gradle
3 10 (2.86%) EasyMock
3 10 (2.86%) Mockito
3 10 (2.86%) Oracle Forms
4 9 (2.57%) Jenkins
5 7 (2.00%) Subversion
6 6 (1.71%) JUnit
7 5 (1.43%) AccuRev
7 5 (1.43%) ClearCase
7 5 (1.43%) ClearQuest
7 5 (1.43%) Git (software)
8 4 (1.14%) Bitbucket
8 4 (1.14%) SoapUI
9 3 (0.86%) Oracle APEX
9 3 (0.86%) Rational Application Developer
9 3 (0.86%) VisualVM
9 3 (0.86%) Zephyr
General
1 74 (21.14%) Finance
2 21 (6.00%) Retail
3 13 (3.71%) Advertising
3 13 (3.71%) Manufacturing
4 10 (2.86%) Automotive
5 7 (2.00%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (1.43%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.14%) Banking
7 4 (1.14%) Legal
7 4 (1.14%) Marketing
8 3 (0.86%) Financial Institution
8 3 (0.86%) German Language
9 1 (0.29%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.29%) Back Office
9 1 (0.29%) Billing
9 1 (0.29%) Law
9 1 (0.29%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 102 (29.14%) Developer
2 55 (15.71%) Architect
3 52 (14.86%) Analyst
4 44 (12.57%) Consultant
5 30 (8.57%) Java Developer
6 29 (8.29%) Solutions Architect
7 28 (8.00%) Oracle Consultant
8 25 (7.14%) Oracle Developer
9 21 (6.00%) DBA
10 19 (5.43%) Project Manager
11 17 (4.86%) Administrator
11 17 (4.86%) Oracle DBA
11 17 (4.86%) SQL Developer
12 14 (4.00%) Data Analyst
13 12 (3.43%) Applications Support
13 12 (3.43%) Data Architect
13 12 (3.43%) Functional Consultant
13 12 (3.43%) Oracle Functional Consultant
14 11 (3.14%) Service Analyst
14 11 (3.14%) SOA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (15.43%) XML
2 48 (13.71%) Web Services
3 33 (9.43%) REST
4 29 (8.29%) JSON
4 29 (8.29%) SOAP
5 28 (8.00%) HTML
6 25 (7.14%) .NET
6 25 (7.14%) XSD
7 21 (6.00%) J2EE
7 21 (6.00%) Middleware
8 19 (5.43%) XSLT
9 18 (5.14%) Apache Camel
10 15 (4.29%) Spring
11 14 (4.00%) CSS
12 13 (3.71%) RESTful
13 10 (2.86%) HTML5
13 10 (2.86%) jQuery
14 9 (2.57%) Ajax
15 8 (2.29%) Hibernate
15 8 (2.29%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 22 (6.29%) Data Integration
2 14 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (4.00%) Clustering
3 12 (3.43%) Data Centre
4 10 (2.86%) Management Information System
5 7 (2.00%) Data Protection Act
6 6 (1.71%) Data Structures
6 6 (1.71%) iPad
6 6 (1.71%) Visualisation
7 5 (1.43%) User Experience
8 3 (0.86%) CCTV
8 3 (0.86%) Computer Science
8 3 (0.86%) DataPower
8 3 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (0.86%) Hedge funds
8 3 (0.86%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.57%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.57%) Informatics
9 2 (0.57%) iPhone
9 2 (0.57%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 53 (15.14%) Windows
2 52 (14.86%) Linux
3 45 (12.86%) Unix
4 33 (9.43%) Solaris
5 16 (4.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (2.86%) Windows Server
7 9 (2.57%) AIX
8 3 (0.86%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.86%) Windows Vista
9 2 (0.57%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.57%) HPUX
9 2 (0.57%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.29%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.29%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (18.57%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (16.57%) SOA
3 40 (11.43%) ETL
4 34 (9.71%) Business Intelligence
5 32 (9.14%) ERP
5 32 (9.14%) Migration
6 30 (8.57%) Performance Tuning
7 27 (7.71%) Stakeholder Management
8 25 (7.14%) Open Source
9 24 (6.86%) High Availability
10 22 (6.29%) CRM
10 22 (6.29%) Data Migration
10 22 (6.29%) Data Modelling
11 21 (6.00%) Change Control
11 21 (6.00%) Data Management
11 21 (6.00%) E-Commerce
12 19 (5.43%) SDLC
13 18 (5.14%) Continuous Integration
13 18 (5.14%) Project Management
13 18 (5.14%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 119 (34.00%) SQL
2 70 (20.00%) Java
3 54 (15.43%) PL/SQL
4 34 (9.71%) Shell Script
5 19 (5.43%) JavaScript
6 13 (3.71%) C#
7 12 (3.43%) PHP
7 12 (3.43%) Python
8 11 (3.14%) C++
8 11 (3.14%) Perl
9 7 (2.00%) Bash Shell
9 7 (2.00%) C
10 6 (1.71%) COBOL
11 5 (1.43%) Erlang
11 5 (1.43%) VBA
12 3 (0.86%) Apex Code
12 3 (0.86%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.57%) Objective-C
13 2 (0.57%) TypeScript
13 2 (0.57%) X++
Qualifications
1 13 (3.71%) Degree
2 7 (2.00%) ISEB
3 5 (1.43%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.14%) ISTQB
5 3 (0.86%) Oracle Certification
5 3 (0.86%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.29%) ACCA
7 1 (0.29%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.29%) CIMA
7 1 (0.29%) CISA
7 1 (0.29%) CISM
7 1 (0.29%) CISSP
7 1 (0.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.29%) MBA
7 1 (0.29%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.57%) Data Quality
2 10 (2.86%) QA
3 5 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.14%) COBIT
4 4 (1.14%) ISO27002
4 4 (1.14%) SLA
5 1 (0.29%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (1.71%) iptables
2 5 (1.43%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.14%) Postfix
3 4 (1.14%) Sendmail
3 4 (1.14%) vSphere
4 2 (0.57%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.29%) Cygwin
5 1 (0.29%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.29%) Oracle Clusterware
5 1 (0.29%) RACF
5 1 (0.29%) Time Sharing Option
5 1 (0.29%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.29%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 16 (4.57%) Data Guard
2 14 (4.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 6 (1.71%) OSSEC
4 5 (1.43%) Nagios
4 5 (1.43%) Puppet
5 4 (1.14%) Cobbler
6 3 (0.86%) Opsview
7 2 (0.57%) Control-M
7 2 (0.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 2 (0.57%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.29%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.29%) Cisco UCCX
8 1 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.29%) Oracle ZFS
8 1 (0.29%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (0.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 38 (10.86%) SAP
2 37 (10.57%) IBM
3 23 (6.57%) Microsoft
4 18 (5.14%) Google
4 18 (5.14%) WSO2
5 14 (4.00%) Red Hat
5 14 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
6 13 (3.71%) Hyperion
7 12 (3.43%) VMware
8 10 (2.86%) Teradata
9 9 (2.57%) HP
9 9 (2.57%) Splunk
10 7 (2.00%) Citrix
10 7 (2.00%) Infor
11 6 (1.71%) BEA
11 6 (1.71%) Cisco
11 6 (1.71%) EMC
11 6 (1.71%) Siebel
11 6 (1.71%) SolarWinds
11 6 (1.71%) webMethods
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