The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle
Rank 13 15 8
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -7
Contract jobs citing Oracle 4683 4433 4729
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.38% 8.59% 9.86%
As % of the Vendors category 20.98% 19.40% 21.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 2899 2634 2690
Median daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £586
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 58 53
Median hourly rate £27.25 £27.78 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.90% -22.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.75 £15.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £49.40 £50.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.75 £32.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-14.61% -9.72%
Oracle
UK

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

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22322 22856 21565
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.71% 44.29% 44.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 13864 13738 12196
Median daily rate £410 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 736 998 991
Median hourly rate £18.70 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.08% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +2.85%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Oracle as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in England

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in England

Oracle
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the England region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

Oracle Daily Rate Histogram in England

Oracle
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Oracle Hourly Rate Trend in England

Oracle
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the England region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

Oracle Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Oracle
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle within the England region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
London -1 1813 £475 - 274
South East -2 914 £400 -5.88% 131
North West +2 419 £405 -7.95% 84
West Midlands +6 294 £400 +6.66% 53
North East +7 274 £310 -11.42% 21
South West +9 272 £400 +9.21% 65
Yorkshire -5 243 £425 +25.00% 46
East of England +3 219 £425 +9.67% 57
East Midlands +6 167 £415 +14.48% 22
Midlands +9 26 £488 +52.94% 4
Oracle
UK

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 3678 (39.95%) SQL
2 2535 (27.54%) Java
3 2267 (24.63%) Finance
4 2175 (23.63%) Linux
5 2145 (23.30%) Oracle Database
6 1957 (21.26%) Agile Software Development
7 1950 (21.18%) Unix
8 1621 (17.61%) SQL Server
9 1491 (16.20%) Windows
10 1451 (15.76%) PL/SQL
11 1203 (13.07%) Security Cleared
12 1089 (11.83%) XML
13 1057 (11.48%) Microsoft
14 1021 (11.09%) Migration
15 916 (9.95%) Web Services
16 907 (9.85%) JavaScript
17 875 (9.50%) SC Cleared
18 868 (9.43%) Banking
19 859 (9.33%) Business Intelligence
20 797 (8.66%) HTML
21 774 (8.41%) .NET
22 761 (8.27%) Relational Database
23 755 (8.20%) ITIL
23 755 (8.20%) Oracle Database 11g
24 739 (8.03%) WebLogic
25 731 (7.94%) Spring
26 722 (7.84%) ETL
27 721 (7.83%) Shell Script
28 700 (7.60%) Oracle EBS
29 689 (7.48%) IBM

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in England 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
1 739 (8.03%) WebLogic
2 450 (4.89%) WebSphere
3 432 (4.69%) Tomcat
4 391 (4.25%) Apache
5 365 (3.96%) JBoss
6 255 (2.77%) IIS
7 229 (2.49%) SharePoint
8 209 (2.27%) Confluence
9 184 (2.00%) Oracle Service Bus
10 182 (1.98%) SAS
11 177 (1.92%) Oracle Workflow
12 132 (1.43%) WebSphere Application Server
13 100 (1.09%) Oracle Coherence
14 97 (1.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 93 (1.01%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 76 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
16 76 (0.83%) Oracle Application Server
17 73 (0.79%) Apache Spark
17 73 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
18 71 (0.77%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 574 (6.24%) MS Excel
2 198 (2.15%) MS Office
3 91 (0.99%) MS PowerPoint
4 84 (0.91%) MS Project
5 50 (0.54%) MS Visio
6 34 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
7 31 (0.34%) HipChat
8 25 (0.27%) SPSS
9 12 (0.13%) Stata
10 9 (0.098%) ProjectWise
11 6 (0.065%) InfoPath
12 5 (0.054%) Mathematica
13 4 (0.043%) Mingle
14 3 (0.033%) GIMP
14 3 (0.033%) LaTeX
14 3 (0.033%) Photoshop
15 2 (0.022%) AutoCAD
15 2 (0.022%) Pro/ENGINEER
15 2 (0.022%) Siemens NX
15 2 (0.022%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 700 (7.60%) Oracle EBS
2 598 (6.50%) Oracle EBS R12
3 268 (2.91%) Oracle Applications
4 212 (2.30%) Oracle Payables
5 152 (1.65%) Oracle Financials
6 150 (1.63%) Oracle Receivables
7 147 (1.60%) Oracle ERP
8 125 (1.36%) Oracle General Ledger
9 114 (1.24%) Oracle Retail
10 106 (1.15%) Oracle BPM
11 103 (1.12%) Oracle Assets
12 93 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
13 78 (0.85%) Oracle 11i
14 73 (0.79%) Oracle Cash Management
15 62 (0.67%) Oracle iProcurement
16 59 (0.64%) Eloqua
17 55 (0.60%) Oracle CRM
17 55 (0.60%) Oracle Payroll
17 55 (0.60%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
18 53 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 283 (3.07%) Amazon AWS
2 184 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 97 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
4 80 (0.87%) SaaS
5 72 (0.78%) Office 365
6 69 (0.75%) IaaS
7 36 (0.39%) PaaS
8 34 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
9 33 (0.36%) Yammer
10 30 (0.33%) Amazon S3
11 27 (0.29%) Taleo
12 23 (0.25%) AWS CloudFormation
12 23 (0.25%) GitHub
12 23 (0.25%) Google Analytics
13 21 (0.23%) OpenShift
14 15 (0.16%) Google Cloud Platform
15 13 (0.14%) SuccessFactors
16 10 (0.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 10 (0.11%) Amazon Kinesis
16 10 (0.11%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 347 (3.77%) SAN
2 341 (3.70%) Firewall
3 293 (3.18%) DNS
4 252 (2.74%) HTTP
5 200 (2.17%) LDAP
5 200 (2.17%) TCP/IP
6 166 (1.80%) Internet
7 131 (1.42%) SSL
8 124 (1.35%) WAN
9 110 (1.19%) LAN
10 107 (1.16%) SSH
11 93 (1.01%) DHCP
12 86 (0.93%) NAS
13 80 (0.87%) Network Security
14 79 (0.86%) Fibre Channel
15 63 (0.68%) FTP
15 63 (0.68%) VPN
16 43 (0.47%) OpenLDAP
17 41 (0.45%) iSCSI
18 39 (0.42%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2145 (23.30%) Oracle Database
2 1621 (17.61%) SQL Server
3 761 (8.27%) Relational Database
4 755 (8.20%) Oracle Database 11g
5 621 (6.75%) Data Warehouse
6 561 (6.09%) Oracle Reports
7 548 (5.95%) MySQL
8 402 (4.37%) RDBMS
9 401 (4.36%) DB2
10 377 (4.10%) Hadoop
11 349 (3.79%) Oracle Database 10g
12 344 (3.74%) BusinessObjects
13 313 (3.40%) Oracle Database 12c
14 293 (3.18%) PostgreSQL
15 286 (3.11%) Oracle BI EE
16 274 (2.98%) MongoDB
17 231 (2.51%) Big Data
18 226 (2.45%) Oracle ODI
19 181 (1.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 175 (1.90%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 603 (6.55%) JIRA
2 504 (5.47%) Jenkins
3 489 (5.31%) Maven
4 488 (5.30%) Git (software)
5 361 (3.92%) JUnit
6 346 (3.76%) Subversion
7 283 (3.07%) Oracle Forms
8 234 (2.54%) Selenium
9 209 (2.27%) Visual Studio
10 178 (1.93%) Oracle APEX
11 168 (1.82%) Ant
12 166 (1.80%) Eclipse
13 154 (1.67%) Cucumber
14 149 (1.62%) SoapUI
15 125 (1.36%) Mockito
16 120 (1.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 117 (1.27%) Toad
18 114 (1.24%) TeamCity
19 101 (1.10%) Gradle
20 98 (1.06%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2267 (24.63%) Finance
2 868 (9.43%) Banking
3 469 (5.09%) Retail
4 261 (2.84%) Telecoms
5 221 (2.40%) Investment Banking
6 216 (2.35%) Marketing
7 195 (2.12%) Front Office
8 144 (1.56%) Manufacturing
9 101 (1.10%) Financial Institution
10 91 (0.99%) Back Office
11 84 (0.91%) Billing
12 73 (0.79%) General Ledger
13 62 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
14 60 (0.65%) Legal
15 58 (0.63%) Electronics
16 49 (0.53%) Law
17 45 (0.49%) Advertising
18 36 (0.39%) Publishing
19 21 (0.23%) Games
20 20 (0.22%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 2872 (31.20%) Developer
2 1118 (12.14%) Architect
3 1104 (11.99%) Analyst
4 954 (10.36%) Consultant
5 906 (9.84%) Java Developer
6 886 (9.62%) Oracle Developer
7 509 (5.53%) Oracle Consultant
8 471 (5.12%) DBA
9 392 (4.26%) Administrator
10 384 (4.17%) SQL Developer
11 369 (4.01%) Senior Developer
12 358 (3.89%) Oracle DBA
12 358 (3.89%) Project Manager
13 338 (3.67%) Solutions Architect
14 249 (2.70%) Oracle Analyst
15 245 (2.66%) Oracle Architect
16 240 (2.61%) Business Analyst
17 209 (2.27%) Technical Architect
18 204 (2.22%) Data Analyst
19 203 (2.21%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1089 (11.83%) XML
2 916 (9.95%) Web Services
3 797 (8.66%) HTML
4 774 (8.41%) .NET
5 731 (7.94%) Spring
6 642 (6.97%) Middleware
7 600 (6.52%) J2EE
8 550 (5.97%) CSS
9 529 (5.75%) SOAP
10 427 (4.64%) REST
11 335 (3.64%) Hibernate
11 335 (3.64%) jQuery
12 309 (3.36%) AngularJS
13 301 (3.27%) JSP
14 298 (3.24%) Oracle Fusion
15 289 (3.14%) JSON
16 281 (3.05%) HTML5
17 232 (2.52%) JMS
18 226 (2.45%) Java EE
19 196 (2.13%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 604 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
2 294 (3.19%) Management Information System
3 289 (3.14%) Data Centre
4 252 (2.74%) Clustering
5 219 (2.38%) Computer Science
6 163 (1.77%) Enterprise Software
7 145 (1.58%) Data Integration
8 121 (1.31%) Mainframe
9 120 (1.30%) Visualisation
10 116 (1.26%) Data Structures
11 113 (1.23%) Derivative
12 111 (1.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 111 (1.21%) User Experience
13 101 (1.10%) Algorithms
14 98 (1.06%) Fixed Income
14 98 (1.06%) Replication
15 80 (0.87%) Virtual Team
16 71 (0.77%) Hedge funds
17 67 (0.73%) Equities
18 60 (0.65%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2175 (23.63%) Linux
2 1950 (21.18%) Unix
3 1491 (16.20%) Windows
4 584 (6.34%) Solaris
5 511 (5.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 417 (4.53%) Windows Server
7 407 (4.42%) AIX
8 175 (1.90%) Windows Server 2008
9 144 (1.56%) Oracle Linux
10 110 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
11 100 (1.09%) HPUX
12 84 (0.91%) CentOS
12 84 (0.91%) Windows Server 2003
13 83 (0.90%) Windows 7
14 58 (0.63%) SUSE
15 35 (0.38%) Windows XP
16 34 (0.37%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 34 (0.37%) Windows 10
17 27 (0.29%) zOS
18 26 (0.28%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1957 (21.26%) Agile Software Development
2 1021 (11.09%) Migration
3 859 (9.33%) Business Intelligence
4 755 (8.20%) ITIL
5 722 (7.84%) ETL
6 642 (6.97%) SOA
7 591 (6.42%) Scrum
8 580 (6.30%) Data Modelling
9 526 (5.71%) Project Management
10 525 (5.70%) ERP
11 500 (5.43%) Performance Tuning
12 494 (5.37%) TDD
13 491 (5.33%) Continuous Integration
14 484 (5.26%) Data Migration
14 484 (5.26%) SDLC
15 470 (5.11%) Stakeholder Management
16 440 (4.78%) CRM
17 438 (4.76%) OO
18 431 (4.68%) DevOps
19 356 (3.87%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 3678 (39.95%) SQL
2 2535 (27.54%) Java
3 1451 (15.76%) PL/SQL
4 907 (9.85%) JavaScript
5 721 (7.83%) Shell Script
6 619 (6.72%) C#
7 501 (5.44%) Perl
8 467 (5.07%) Python
9 354 (3.85%) C++
10 286 (3.11%) C
11 261 (2.84%) Bash Shell
12 227 (2.47%) VB
13 221 (2.40%) PHP
14 204 (2.22%) T-SQL
15 172 (1.87%) Ruby
16 170 (1.85%) PowerShell
17 119 (1.29%) VBA
18 96 (1.04%) Scala
19 94 (1.02%) COBOL
19 94 (1.02%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1203 (13.07%) Security Cleared
2 875 (9.50%) SC Cleared
3 442 (4.80%) Degree
4 250 (2.72%) DV Cleared
5 146 (1.59%) BPSS Clearance
6 103 (1.12%) ISTQB
7 102 (1.11%) ISEB
8 101 (1.10%) Oracle Certification
9 96 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
10 78 (0.85%) RHCE
11 59 (0.64%) OCP
12 58 (0.63%) CISSP
12 58 (0.63%) MCSE
13 57 (0.62%) Cisco Certification
14 53 (0.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 52 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
16 51 (0.55%) CCNA
16 51 (0.55%) PMI Certification
17 50 (0.54%) PMP
18 39 (0.42%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 240 (2.61%) QA
2 211 (2.29%) SLA
3 190 (2.06%) Data Quality
4 87 (0.95%) Disclosure Scotland
5 29 (0.32%) PCI DSS
6 24 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 22 (0.24%) ISO 9001
8 19 (0.21%) JSP 440
9 15 (0.16%) SEPA
10 14 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 12 (0.13%) RMADS
12 9 (0.098%) COBIT
12 9 (0.098%) ISO20022
13 8 (0.087%) HL7
13 8 (0.087%) MiFID
14 5 (0.054%) FATCA
14 5 (0.054%) GPG13
15 4 (0.043%) ISO27005
16 3 (0.033%) EMIR
16 3 (0.033%) ISO15022
System Software
1 464 (5.04%) Active Directory
2 364 (3.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 302 (3.28%) Oracle RAC
4 139 (1.51%) Virtual Machines
5 133 (1.44%) Docker
6 126 (1.37%) Hyper-V
7 95 (1.03%) KVM
8 71 (0.77%) Virtual Servers
9 68 (0.74%) NFS
10 60 (0.65%) vSphere
11 51 (0.55%) Xen
12 50 (0.54%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 47 (0.51%) VMware ESX
14 42 (0.46%) Postfix
14 42 (0.46%) Squid
15 40 (0.43%) vCloud
16 33 (0.36%) Microsoft App-V
17 31 (0.34%) SRDF
18 29 (0.32%) Oracle Clusterware
19 28 (0.30%) Samba
Systems Management
1 340 (3.69%) Puppet
2 179 (1.94%) Oracle RMAN
3 174 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
4 168 (1.82%) Ansible
5 159 (1.73%) Data Guard
6 120 (1.30%) Oracle Identity Management
7 118 (1.28%) NetBackup
7 118 (1.28%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 112 (1.22%) HP Quality Center
9 101 (1.10%) Tivoli
10 88 (0.96%) Control-M
11 64 (0.70%) EMC NetWorker
12 63 (0.68%) Oracle Identity Manager
13 61 (0.66%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 57 (0.62%) Oracle ZFS
14 57 (0.62%) Terraform
15 56 (0.61%) Kubernetes
15 56 (0.61%) SCCM
16 53 (0.58%) ZABBIX
17 52 (0.56%) Nagios
Vendors
1 1057 (11.48%) Microsoft
2 689 (7.48%) IBM
3 561 (6.09%) Red Hat
4 528 (5.74%) VMware
5 521 (5.66%) SAP
6 474 (5.15%) HP
7 444 (4.82%) Informatica
8 294 (3.19%) Sybase
9 249 (2.70%) Citrix
10 218 (2.37%) EMC
11 199 (2.16%) Salesforce.com
12 192 (2.09%) Cisco
13 174 (1.89%) Sun
14 166 (1.80%) Hyperion
15 162 (1.76%) Siebel
16 147 (1.60%) TIBCO
17 139 (1.51%) CA
18 138 (1.50%) NetApp
19 133 (1.44%) Veritas
20 128 (1.39%) Teradata
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Synectics Solutions Limited
Rate: Competitive hourly rate
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Keystream Resources Limited
Rate: Unspecified Band 7
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
LA International
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
London
C4 Commerce
Rate: From £400 to £500 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Up to £200 per day Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
London
Senitor Associates
Rate: £160 - £210 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £600 - £650 per day + depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
TEKsystems
Rate: £349 - £451 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Austin Fraser
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Norfolk
King's Lynn & West Norfolk Borough Council
Rate: From £25,302 to £30,237 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Stott & May
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Cadence Resourcing
Rate: on application
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £460.00 - £510.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £375 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £350 - £450 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £350 - £450 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
Worcester, Worcestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £350 - £450 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £350 - £450 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £350 - £450 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Rate: £300 - £350 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago