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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle
Rank 15 13 11
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Contract jobs citing Oracle 3665 4405 4580
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.99% 8.73% 8.89%
As % of the Vendors category 17.63% 20.50% 19.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 2225 2531 2840
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 59 53
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £35.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +6.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £19.50 £17.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £43.50 £54.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £37.50 £35.09
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +6.87%
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
20783 21484 23080
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.32% 42.57% 44.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 12799 12796 13912
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £234 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 800 902 1153
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.89 £45.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 9 December 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 1582 £475 +5.55% 280
South East -3 649 £425 +1.19% 104
North West +2 327 £400 -3.03% 69
South West +4 232 £400 - 57
East of England +5 206 £416 -1.47% 42
West Midlands -10 188 £394 -7.35% 29
East Midlands -6 170 £400 +6.66% 22
North East -8 156 £350 -17.64% 2
Yorkshire -6 132 £410 -3.52% 37
Midlands +1 9 £425 +30.76%
Oracle
UK

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 3022 (38.31%) SQL
2 2021 (25.62%) Finance
3 2007 (25.44%) Java
4 1738 (22.03%) Agile Software Development
5 1707 (21.64%) Linux
6 1705 (21.61%) Oracle Database
7 1529 (19.38%) Unix
8 1438 (18.23%) SQL Server
9 1116 (14.15%) PL/SQL
10 1099 (13.93%) Windows
11 1094 (13.87%) Security Cleared
12 878 (11.13%) XML
13 826 (10.47%) Migration
14 825 (10.46%) Microsoft
15 817 (10.36%) SC Cleared
16 772 (9.79%) Business Intelligence
17 771 (9.77%) JavaScript
18 704 (8.92%) Web Services
19 687 (8.71%) Oracle EBS
20 668 (8.47%) Banking
21 661 (8.38%) ETL
22 658 (8.34%) Scrum
23 655 (8.30%) Relational Database
24 633 (8.02%) Oracle Database 11g
25 622 (7.88%) .NET
26 610 (7.73%) ITIL
27 608 (7.71%) Shell Script
28 607 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
29 600 (7.61%) HTML
30 598 (7.58%) WebLogic

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
1 598 (7.58%) WebLogic
2 529 (6.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 452 (5.73%) Apache
4 444 (5.63%) WebSphere
5 378 (4.79%) Tomcat
6 327 (4.15%) JBoss
7 298 (3.78%) Confluence
8 205 (2.60%) IIS
9 183 (2.32%) SharePoint
10 171 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
11 168 (2.13%) Oracle Workflow
12 109 (1.38%) WebSphere Application Server
13 107 (1.36%) Oracle Service Bus
14 104 (1.32%) Oracle Application Server
15 98 (1.24%) BizTalk Server
16 93 (1.18%) SAS
17 86 (1.09%) Oracle HTTP Server
18 80 (1.01%) Apache Spark
19 76 (0.96%) nginx
19 76 (0.96%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 497 (6.30%) MS Excel
2 172 (2.18%) MS Office
3 106 (1.34%) HipChat
3 106 (1.34%) MS PowerPoint
4 63 (0.80%) MS Visio
5 55 (0.70%) MS Project
6 24 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
7 11 (0.14%) SPSS
8 4 (0.051%) GIMP
9 3 (0.038%) Mingle
10 2 (0.025%) InfoPath
10 2 (0.025%) Mathematica
10 2 (0.025%) OmniGraffle
11 1 (0.013%) Photoshop
11 1 (0.013%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 687 (8.71%) Oracle EBS
2 560 (7.10%) Oracle EBS R12
3 257 (3.26%) Oracle Applications
4 216 (2.74%) Oracle Payables
5 173 (2.19%) Oracle Receivables
6 162 (2.05%) Oracle Financials
7 140 (1.77%) Oracle BPM
8 131 (1.66%) Oracle ERP
9 119 (1.51%) Oracle General Ledger
10 112 (1.42%) Dynamics CRM
10 112 (1.42%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 88 (1.12%) Oracle Cash Management
12 85 (1.08%) Oracle Assets
13 71 (0.90%) Oracle Retail
14 61 (0.77%) Dynamics AX
15 58 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
16 49 (0.62%) Eloqua
17 47 (0.60%) Adobe Campaign
17 47 (0.60%) Oracle iProcurement
18 46 (0.58%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 386 (4.89%) Amazon AWS
2 221 (2.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 111 (1.41%) SaaS
4 96 (1.22%) IaaS
5 89 (1.13%) PaaS
6 72 (0.91%) Office 365
7 60 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
8 43 (0.55%) Yammer
9 28 (0.35%) GitHub
10 24 (0.30%) Google Cloud Platform
11 22 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
11 22 (0.28%) Amazon S3
12 20 (0.25%) Taleo
13 14 (0.18%) SuccessFactors
14 11 (0.14%) AWS CloudFormation
15 10 (0.13%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 10 (0.13%) BlueKai
16 9 (0.11%) Adobe Analytics
16 9 (0.11%) Oracle CX
17 8 (0.10%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 343 (4.35%) DNS
2 270 (3.42%) Firewall
3 248 (3.14%) SAN
4 212 (2.69%) TCP/IP
5 194 (2.46%) HTTP
6 187 (2.37%) LDAP
7 163 (2.07%) SSH
8 123 (1.56%) SSL
9 118 (1.50%) OpenLDAP
10 116 (1.47%) WAN
11 113 (1.43%) Internet
12 110 (1.39%) OpenVPN
13 94 (1.19%) LAN
14 88 (1.12%) DHCP
15 84 (1.06%) VPN
16 77 (0.98%) NAS
17 63 (0.80%) FTP
18 53 (0.67%) iSCSI
19 49 (0.62%) Kerberos
20 39 (0.49%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1705 (21.61%) Oracle Database
2 1438 (18.23%) SQL Server
3 655 (8.30%) Relational Database
4 633 (8.02%) Oracle Database 11g
5 607 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
6 550 (6.97%) Oracle Reports
7 442 (5.60%) MySQL
8 440 (5.58%) Hadoop
9 393 (4.98%) PostgreSQL
10 319 (4.04%) DB2
10 319 (4.04%) Oracle Database 12c
11 292 (3.70%) RDBMS
12 288 (3.65%) Oracle BI EE
13 262 (3.32%) Big Data
14 246 (3.12%) MongoDB
15 245 (3.11%) Oracle Database 10g
16 239 (3.03%) NoSQL
17 224 (2.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 216 (2.74%) BusinessObjects
19 194 (2.46%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 561 (7.11%) JIRA
2 549 (6.96%) Git (software)
3 535 (6.78%) Jenkins
4 386 (4.89%) Maven
5 375 (4.75%) JUnit
6 272 (3.45%) Subversion
7 230 (2.92%) Ant
8 185 (2.35%) Oracle Forms
9 172 (2.18%) Sonatype Nexus
10 166 (2.10%) Selenium
11 157 (1.99%) Visual Studio
12 153 (1.94%) Oracle APEX
13 148 (1.88%) Eclipse
14 142 (1.80%) SonarQube
15 129 (1.64%) Bitbucket
16 122 (1.55%) Team Foundation Server
17 114 (1.45%) TeamCity
18 109 (1.38%) JIRA Agile
18 109 (1.38%) Liquibase
19 100 (1.27%) Gradle
General
1 2021 (25.62%) Finance
2 668 (8.47%) Banking
3 411 (5.21%) Retail
4 213 (2.70%) Marketing
5 189 (2.40%) Telecoms
6 172 (2.18%) Investment Banking
7 135 (1.71%) Front Office
8 133 (1.69%) Manufacturing
9 102 (1.29%) Back Office
10 82 (1.04%) Financial Institution
11 80 (1.01%) General Ledger
12 61 (0.77%) Electronics
13 57 (0.72%) Billing
14 56 (0.71%) Publishing
15 53 (0.67%) Legal
16 37 (0.47%) Advertising
17 35 (0.44%) Law
18 23 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
19 20 (0.25%) Automotive
19 20 (0.25%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2416 (30.62%) Developer
2 925 (11.73%) Architect
3 893 (11.32%) Analyst
4 890 (11.28%) Consultant
5 697 (8.84%) Java Developer
6 686 (8.70%) Oracle Developer
7 499 (6.33%) DBA
8 448 (5.68%) Oracle Consultant
9 386 (4.89%) Oracle DBA
10 365 (4.63%) Administrator
11 298 (3.78%) SQL Developer
12 258 (3.27%) Solutions Architect
13 239 (3.03%) Project Manager
14 195 (2.47%) Business Analyst
15 192 (2.43%) DevOps Engineer
16 191 (2.42%) Oracle Analyst
17 190 (2.41%) Senior Developer
18 182 (2.31%) Data Analyst
19 181 (2.29%) Oracle Architect
20 177 (2.24%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 878 (11.13%) XML
2 704 (8.92%) Web Services
3 622 (7.88%) .NET
4 600 (7.61%) HTML
5 590 (7.48%) Spring
6 549 (6.96%) Middleware
7 539 (6.83%) J2EE
8 466 (5.91%) CSS
9 418 (5.30%) SOAP
10 375 (4.75%) REST
11 339 (4.30%) jQuery
12 337 (4.27%) JSON
13 330 (4.18%) Oracle Fusion
14 295 (3.74%) Hibernate
15 252 (3.19%) AngularJS
16 235 (2.98%) Java EE
17 219 (2.78%) XSLT
18 208 (2.64%) JSP
19 201 (2.55%) JMS
20 192 (2.43%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 519 (6.58%) Analytical Skills
2 229 (2.90%) Management Information System
3 204 (2.59%) Data Centre
4 192 (2.43%) Clustering
5 179 (2.27%) Computer Science
6 151 (1.91%) Data Structures
7 130 (1.65%) Enterprise Software
8 114 (1.45%) Mainframe
9 109 (1.38%) Data Integration
10 93 (1.18%) Replication
11 90 (1.14%) Algorithms
12 87 (1.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 78 (0.99%) User Experience
14 76 (0.96%) Fixed Income
15 75 (0.95%) Visualisation
16 62 (0.79%) Equities
17 60 (0.76%) Derivative
18 58 (0.74%) Credit Risk
19 54 (0.68%) Client/Server
20 51 (0.65%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1707 (21.64%) Linux
2 1529 (19.38%) Unix
3 1099 (13.93%) Windows
4 476 (6.03%) Solaris
5 401 (5.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 366 (4.64%) AIX
7 268 (3.40%) Windows Server
8 122 (1.55%) CentOS
9 116 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
10 107 (1.36%) Oracle Linux
11 92 (1.17%) HPUX
12 73 (0.93%) SUSE
13 61 (0.77%) Windows Server 2012
14 60 (0.76%) Windows Server 2003
15 57 (0.72%) Windows 7
16 40 (0.51%) Apple iOS
17 35 (0.44%) Windows Vista
18 32 (0.41%) Android
19 24 (0.30%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
20 23 (0.29%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1738 (22.03%) Agile Software Development
2 826 (10.47%) Migration
3 772 (9.79%) Business Intelligence
4 661 (8.38%) ETL
5 658 (8.34%) Scrum
6 610 (7.73%) ITIL
7 542 (6.87%) DevOps
8 534 (6.77%) SOA
9 514 (6.52%) Data Modelling
10 508 (6.44%) ERP
11 500 (6.34%) Continuous Integration
12 457 (5.79%) Stakeholder Management
13 454 (5.75%) Performance Tuning
14 421 (5.34%) Data Migration
15 417 (5.29%) TDD
16 402 (5.10%) OO
17 394 (4.99%) Configuration Management
18 384 (4.87%) CRM
19 369 (4.68%) Project Management
20 343 (4.35%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 3022 (38.31%) SQL
2 2007 (25.44%) Java
3 1116 (14.15%) PL/SQL
4 771 (9.77%) JavaScript
5 608 (7.71%) Shell Script
6 534 (6.77%) C#
7 494 (6.26%) Perl
8 446 (5.65%) Python
9 255 (3.23%) C++
10 246 (3.12%) C
11 218 (2.76%) Ruby
12 169 (2.14%) T-SQL
13 167 (2.12%) Bash Shell
14 149 (1.89%) PHP
15 140 (1.77%) VB
16 124 (1.57%) PowerShell
17 94 (1.19%) VBA
18 91 (1.15%) Scala
19 86 (1.09%) Korn
20 80 (1.01%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1094 (13.87%) Security Cleared
2 817 (10.36%) SC Cleared
3 436 (5.53%) Degree
4 199 (2.52%) DV Cleared
5 141 (1.79%) BPSS Clearance
6 93 (1.18%) ISEB
7 81 (1.03%) Oracle Certification
8 67 (0.85%) ISTQB
9 66 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
10 55 (0.70%) CTC Cleared
11 44 (0.56%) RHCE
12 42 (0.53%) CISSP
13 36 (0.46%) MCSE
14 35 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
15 28 (0.35%) BC Cleared
16 26 (0.33%) OCP
16 26 (0.33%) PMP
17 24 (0.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 24 (0.30%) PMI Certification
17 24 (0.30%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 183 (2.32%) QA
2 181 (2.29%) Data Quality
3 133 (1.69%) SLA
4 75 (0.95%) Disclosure Scotland
5 34 (0.43%) PCI DSS
6 27 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 22 (0.28%) ISO 9001
8 19 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 17 (0.22%) MiFID
10 16 (0.20%) SEPA
11 15 (0.19%) JSP 440
12 8 (0.10%) RMADS
13 6 (0.076%) FATCA
13 6 (0.076%) GAAP
14 5 (0.063%) COSO
15 4 (0.051%) Basel II
15 4 (0.051%) ISO20022
15 4 (0.051%) PA-DSS
15 4 (0.051%) SDET
16 3 (0.038%) GPG13
System Software
1 347 (4.40%) Active Directory
2 263 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 256 (3.25%) Oracle RAC
4 230 (2.92%) Docker
5 134 (1.70%) Squid
6 126 (1.60%) vCloud
7 109 (1.38%) Postfix
8 85 (1.08%) Hyper-V
9 81 (1.03%) Virtual Machines
10 73 (0.93%) NFS
11 70 (0.89%) KVM
12 63 (0.80%) Virtual Servers
13 47 (0.60%) vSphere
14 42 (0.53%) Veritas Volume Manager
15 39 (0.49%) Veritas Cluster Server
16 35 (0.44%) SRDF
17 30 (0.38%) Corosync
17 30 (0.38%) Xen
18 29 (0.37%) VMware ESX
19 25 (0.32%) Samba
Systems Management
1 425 (5.39%) Puppet
2 304 (3.85%) Ansible
3 185 (2.35%) ZABBIX
4 161 (2.04%) Terraform
5 152 (1.93%) Opscode Chef
6 141 (1.79%) Kubernetes
7 136 (1.72%) Data Guard
8 125 (1.58%) logstash
9 113 (1.43%) Kibana
10 110 (1.39%) Rancher
11 109 (1.38%) Oracle Identity Management
12 105 (1.33%) Oracle RMAN
13 88 (1.12%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 85 (1.08%) Oracle Identity Manager
15 71 (0.90%) Tivoli
16 70 (0.89%) Control-M
17 63 (0.80%) NetBackup
18 55 (0.70%) HP Quality Center
19 54 (0.68%) Nagios
20 45 (0.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 825 (10.46%) Microsoft
2 573 (7.26%) IBM
3 534 (6.77%) SAP
4 529 (6.71%) VMware
5 441 (5.59%) Red Hat
6 308 (3.90%) HP
7 288 (3.65%) Informatica
8 265 (3.36%) Sybase
9 188 (2.38%) Sun
10 184 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
11 180 (2.28%) Cisco
12 168 (2.13%) Hyperion
13 147 (1.86%) Citrix
14 143 (1.81%) Teradata
15 140 (1.77%) Atlassian
16 138 (1.75%) TIBCO
17 122 (1.55%) EMC
18 109 (1.38%) Sonatype
19 105 (1.33%) NetApp
20 102 (1.29%) Veritas
London
Salt
Rate: £350 - £351 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £390 per day 15 week initial
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 2 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Market Rates
Posted: 2 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
LA International
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: excellent rates
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Hook, Hampshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £401 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £150 - £250 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ideal Training
Rate: Excellent Daily Rate Negotiable
Posted: 20 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £1 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Austin Fraser
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £55 - £440.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £200 - £330 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £400.00 - £800.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £250 - £330 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: excellent rates, 3-6 months initial
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £440.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Rate: £400 - £450 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300 - £360 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Hook, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £416 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Reed Technology
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago