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 19 September 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle
Rank 8 16 11
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -5
Contract jobs citing Oracle 391 183 289
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 12.72% 7.71% 9.47%
As % of the Vendors category 28.21% 16.73% 19.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 100 142
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £515 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £389 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 11 9
Average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £22.50 £21.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.78 £50.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.76%
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
1386 1094 1454
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 45.10% 46.10% 47.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 807 486 647
Average daily rate £350 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £213 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £478 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 145 123 136
Average hourly rate £24.50 £20.00 £20.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.50% -3.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £37.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.97 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-0.18% +2.70%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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 +4 131 £353 -21.66% 43
Essex +10 90 £448 +19.33% 10
Cambridgeshire +4 77 £375 +2.04% 32
Bedfordshire +18 54 £400 +23.07% 11
Norfolk -1 16 £513 +51.85% 4
Suffolk +13 13 £269 -16.01% 2
Oracle
England

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 351 (49.65%) SQL
2 195 (27.58%) Finance
3 186 (26.31%) Java
4 154 (21.78%) UNIX
5 152 (21.50%) PL/SQL
5 152 (21.50%) Oracle Database
6 137 (19.38%) Linux
7 117 (16.55%) HTML
8 108 (15.28%) SQL Server
9 96 (13.58%) Agile Software Development
10 95 (13.44%) XML
11 91 (12.87%) .NET
12 88 (12.45%) WebLogic
13 80 (11.32%) Microsoft
14 79 (11.17%) Relational Database
15 75 (10.61%) ETL
15 75 (10.61%) J2EE
15 75 (10.61%) MySQL
16 72 (10.18%) Perl
17 71 (10.04%) CSS
18 68 (9.62%) Migration
18 68 (9.62%) Spring
19 66 (9.34%) JavaScript
20 65 (9.19%) Business Intelligence
21 63 (8.91%) Windows
21 63 (8.91%) jQuery
22 60 (8.49%) Hibernate
23 59 (8.35%) Data Warehouse
24 58 (8.20%) ERP
24 58 (8.20%) SAP

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 88 (12.45%) WebLogic
2 36 (5.09%) Apache
3 34 (4.81%) Tomcat
4 30 (4.24%) WebSphere
4 30 (4.24%) MS Exchange
5 29 (4.10%) SharePoint
6 19 (2.69%) BizTalk Server
7 17 (2.40%) SAS
8 16 (2.26%) MQSeries
9 14 (1.98%) Oracle Service Bus
10 13 (1.84%) Oracle Workflow
11 11 (1.56%) Adobe CQ
11 11 (1.56%) IIS
12 7 (0.99%) WebSphere Application Server
13 6 (0.85%) IBM HTTP Server
13 6 (0.85%) CMS
14 5 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2010
14 5 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2007
14 5 (0.71%) GlassFish
14 5 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 34 (4.81%) MS Office
2 26 (3.68%) MS Excel
3 9 (1.27%) SPSS
4 7 (0.99%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.85%) MS Project
5 6 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.28%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 56 (7.92%) Oracle EBS
2 49 (6.93%) Oracle EBS R12
3 43 (6.08%) Oracle Payables
4 37 (5.23%) Oracle General Ledger
5 35 (4.95%) Oracle Receivables
6 20 (2.83%) Oracle Financials
7 19 (2.69%) Oracle Cash Management
7 19 (2.69%) Oracle Assets
7 19 (2.69%) Agresso
8 10 (1.41%) Oracle HRMS
9 8 (1.13%) Oracle Applications
9 8 (1.13%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 7 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
10 7 (0.99%) Oracle 11i
11 6 (0.85%) Dynamics AX
11 6 (0.85%) Oracle Internet Expenses
11 6 (0.85%) Remedy ITSM
11 6 (0.85%) Oracle iProcurement
12 5 (0.71%) ResourceLink
12 5 (0.71%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.27%) SaaS
2 5 (0.71%) Taleo
3 4 (0.57%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.42%) IBM SmartCloud
5 2 (0.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 36 (5.09%) LDAP
2 20 (2.83%) Internet
2 20 (2.83%) HTTP
3 19 (2.69%) SMTP
4 13 (1.84%) DHCP
4 13 (1.84%) DNS
4 13 (1.84%) SAN
5 11 (1.56%) TCP/IP
6 9 (1.27%) Firewall
7 6 (0.85%) VPN
7 6 (0.85%) LAN
7 6 (0.85%) Network Security
8 5 (0.71%) VLAN
8 5 (0.71%) IPsec
9 4 (0.57%) Wireless
10 3 (0.42%) Broadband
11 2 (0.28%) MPLS
11 2 (0.28%) INAP
11 2 (0.28%) UMTS
11 2 (0.28%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 152 (21.50%) Oracle Database
2 108 (15.28%) SQL Server
3 79 (11.17%) Relational Database
4 75 (10.61%) MySQL
5 59 (8.35%) Data Warehouse
6 47 (6.65%) Oracle Reports
7 42 (5.94%) Oracle Database 11g
8 29 (4.10%) MariaDB
9 28 (3.96%) Oracle ODI
10 26 (3.68%) Oracle Database 10g
11 25 (3.54%) RDBMS
12 24 (3.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 21 (2.97%) DB2
14 13 (1.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 13 (1.84%) DataStage
15 11 (1.56%) Essbase
15 11 (1.56%) MS Access
16 8 (1.13%) Oracle BI Publisher
16 8 (1.13%) SQL Server 2008
16 8 (1.13%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 29 (4.10%) Eclipse
1 29 (4.10%) Visual Studio
2 25 (3.54%) Oracle Forms
3 23 (3.25%) Git (software)
4 22 (3.11%) JUnit
5 20 (2.83%) Maven
6 18 (2.55%) Subversion
7 15 (2.12%) Ant
8 9 (1.27%) JIRA
8 9 (1.27%) RequisitePro
8 9 (1.27%) QuickTest Pro
9 8 (1.13%) Jenkins
10 7 (0.99%) Selenium
11 5 (0.71%) Log4j
11 5 (0.71%) ClearQuest
12 4 (0.57%) JMeter
13 3 (0.42%) VisualVM
13 3 (0.42%) LoadRunner
13 3 (0.42%) PowerDesigner
14 2 (0.28%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 195 (27.58%) Finance
2 37 (5.23%) Retail
3 22 (3.11%) General Ledger
4 21 (2.97%) Telecoms
5 19 (2.69%) Banking
5 19 (2.69%) Manufacturing
6 11 (1.56%) Automotive
7 10 (1.41%) Pharmaceutical
8 9 (1.27%) Marketing
8 9 (1.27%) Local Government
9 6 (0.85%) Billing
9 6 (0.85%) Back Office
9 6 (0.85%) Advertising
10 5 (0.71%) Publishing
10 5 (0.71%) Legal
11 4 (0.57%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.14%) Games
12 1 (0.14%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 230 (32.53%) Developer
2 146 (20.65%) Analyst
3 88 (12.45%) Architect
4 72 (10.18%) Java Developer
5 70 (9.90%) Business Analyst
6 57 (8.06%) Consultant
7 35 (4.95%) C# Developer
7 35 (4.95%) C# .NET Developer
8 34 (4.81%) Project Manager
9 33 (4.67%) Oracle Developer
10 32 (4.53%) .NET Developer
10 32 (4.53%) Solutions Architect
11 29 (4.10%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 27 (3.82%) Oracle Consultant
12 27 (3.82%) ASP.NET Developer
13 23 (3.25%) DBA
14 22 (3.11%) Technical Architect
15 20 (2.83%) Systems Analyst
15 20 (2.83%) Oracle Analyst
16 18 (2.55%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (16.55%) HTML
2 95 (13.44%) XML
3 91 (12.87%) .NET
4 75 (10.61%) J2EE
5 71 (10.04%) CSS
6 68 (9.62%) Spring
7 63 (8.91%) jQuery
8 60 (8.49%) Hibernate
9 50 (7.07%) HTML5
10 49 (6.93%) Web Services
11 34 (4.81%) ASP.NET
12 33 (4.67%) JAAS
13 30 (4.24%) Middleware
14 27 (3.82%) Spring MVC
15 26 (3.68%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 25 (3.54%) Struts
17 24 (3.39%) Ajax
18 23 (3.25%) OAuth
18 23 (3.25%) OpenID
18 23 (3.25%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 36 (5.09%) Open Source
2 27 (3.82%) Enterprise Software
2 27 (3.82%) Mathematics
3 26 (3.68%) Analytical Skills
4 25 (3.54%) Computer Science
5 22 (3.11%) Data Integration
6 17 (2.40%) PKI
6 17 (2.40%) Mobile App
6 17 (2.40%) Clustering
7 16 (2.26%) EPoS
8 15 (2.12%) Replication
9 14 (1.98%) Management Information System
9 14 (1.98%) Statistics
10 10 (1.41%) NHS
11 9 (1.27%) Client/Server
12 8 (1.13%) N-Tier
12 8 (1.13%) Biology
13 7 (0.99%) Visualisation
14 6 (0.85%) Life Science
15 5 (0.71%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 154 (21.78%) UNIX
2 137 (19.38%) Linux
3 63 (8.91%) Windows
4 55 (7.78%) Solaris
5 26 (3.68%) Mac OS X
6 20 (2.83%) Oracle Linux
7 16 (2.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 12 (1.70%) HPUX
9 11 (1.56%) Windows 7
10 9 (1.27%) Apple iOS
10 9 (1.27%) AIX
11 7 (0.99%) Windows Server 2003
12 6 (0.85%) Android
13 5 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
13 5 (0.71%) Windows 8
14 4 (0.57%) Windows XP
14 4 (0.57%) SUSE
15 3 (0.42%) Debian
16 2 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
16 2 (0.28%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (13.58%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (10.61%) ETL
3 68 (9.62%) Migration
4 65 (9.19%) Business Intelligence
5 58 (8.20%) ERP
6 48 (6.79%) Data Analysis
7 47 (6.65%) Data Modelling
8 45 (6.36%) ITIL
9 44 (6.22%) OO
9 44 (6.22%) Web Development
10 43 (6.08%) UML
11 42 (5.94%) Scrum
12 40 (5.66%) Performance Tuning
13 39 (5.52%) MVC
13 39 (5.52%) Project Management
14 37 (5.23%) Data Migration
15 34 (4.81%) User Acceptance Testing
16 33 (4.67%) PRINCE2
16 33 (4.67%) E-Commerce
17 32 (4.53%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 351 (49.65%) SQL
2 186 (26.31%) Java
3 152 (21.50%) PL/SQL
4 72 (10.18%) Perl
5 66 (9.34%) JavaScript
6 50 (7.07%) C#
7 38 (5.37%) PHP
8 33 (4.67%) Tcl
9 23 (3.25%) Shell Script
10 21 (2.97%) VB
11 15 (2.12%) Python
12 12 (1.70%) T-SQL
13 11 (1.56%) VBA
14 10 (1.41%) LINC
15 9 (1.27%) C++
16 7 (0.99%) XPath
16 7 (0.99%) R
17 6 (0.85%) VB.NET
17 6 (0.85%) Korn
18 5 (0.71%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 42 (5.94%) Degree
2 36 (5.09%) Security Cleared
3 32 (4.53%) SC Cleared
4 17 (2.40%) Sun Certification
5 9 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (0.71%) MCSE
7 5 (0.71%) ISEB
8 4 (0.57%) Oracle Certification
8 4 (0.57%) MCITP
9 3 (0.42%) CTC Cleared
9 3 (0.42%) ISTQB
9 3 (0.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (0.28%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.28%) OCP
10 2 (0.28%) CCNA
10 2 (0.28%) RHCE
10 2 (0.28%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.28%) MCDBA
10 2 (0.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (2.55%) QA
2 14 (1.98%) Data Quality
3 11 (1.56%) SLA
4 6 (0.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (0.71%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.42%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 24 (3.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (2.97%) Active Directory
3 7 (0.99%) XenApp
3 7 (0.99%) Oracle RAC
3 7 (0.99%) Oracle RMAN
4 5 (0.71%) vSphere
4 5 (0.71%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.57%) Terminal Services
6 3 (0.42%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (0.42%) VMware ESX
6 3 (0.42%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 3 (0.42%) MetaFrame
7 2 (0.28%) ISA Server
7 2 (0.28%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (0.28%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (0.14%) VMFS
8 1 (0.14%) XenServer
8 1 (0.14%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.14%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 1 (0.14%) Xen
Systems Management
1 23 (3.25%) OpenSSO
2 16 (2.26%) HP Quality Center
3 15 (2.12%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 11 (1.56%) Tivoli
5 6 (0.85%) NSN NetAct
6 5 (0.71%) SCOM
7 4 (0.57%) SCCM
7 4 (0.57%) EMC NetWorker
8 3 (0.42%) Data Guard
8 3 (0.42%) Opsview
8 3 (0.42%) Backup Exec
9 2 (0.28%) OpenView
9 2 (0.28%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 2 (0.28%) WSUS
9 2 (0.28%) HP SIM
10 1 (0.14%) Puppet
10 1 (0.14%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 1 (0.14%) FortiGate
10 1 (0.14%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 80 (11.32%) Microsoft
2 58 (8.20%) SAP
3 56 (7.92%) JBoss
4 36 (5.09%) HP
5 35 (4.95%) Sun
5 35 (4.95%) IBM
6 29 (4.10%) VMware
7 26 (3.68%) Informatica
8 24 (3.39%) Cisco
8 24 (3.39%) Teradata
9 23 (3.25%) Business Objects
9 23 (3.25%) Red Hat
10 20 (2.83%) Citrix
11 18 (2.55%) Atlassian
12 15 (2.12%) EMC
13 13 (1.84%) Sybase
13 13 (1.84%) Salesforce.com
14 12 (1.70%) Cognos
15 11 (1.56%) Adobe
16 9 (1.27%) JD Edwards
Chelmsford, Essex
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £450 - 500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £230 - £240 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Intapeople
Rate: £320 to £350 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Synergize Consulting
Posted: 3 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Synergize Consulting
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
Executive Resource Group
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Gold Group
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Proactive Appointments
Rate: Unspecified Market rate
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Advantage XPO
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge
Interquest - IQ ERP
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford
Creation Recruitment
Rate: £375 - £420 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Colchester
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Hinxton, near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Luton
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 22 days ago