The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle
Rank 7 21 7
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -14
Contract jobs citing Oracle 71 37 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 16.71% 7.16% 18.39%
As % of the Vendors category 28.51% 16.44% 40.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 12 45
Median daily rate £290 £338 £448
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.07% -24.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £275 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £489
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 6
Median hourly rate £46.00 £40.50 £34.11
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.58% +18.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.20 £26.50 £28.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.30 £41.70 £38.64
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Oracle
East of England

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

Vendors Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
249 225 216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 58.59% 43.52% 45.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 103 99
Median daily rate £325 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 29 36
Median hourly rate £16.50 £30.00 £24.12
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.00% +24.37%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £17.89 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+0.64% -0.63%

Oracle
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Oracle Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Oracle
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Oracle Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Oracle
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle across the Essex region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Oracle Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

Oracle
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Oracle Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Oracle
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle within the Essex region over the 3 months to 28 September 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
Chelmsford +8 13 £475 +58.33% 1
Southend-on-Sea - 11 £565 -
Basildon +5 5 £250 -14.52%
Witham - 2 - -
Brentwood +5 1 £300 -14.28% 2
Thurrock - 1 £548 -
Oracle
East of England

Oracle
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Essex region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 55 (36.91%) SQL
2 46 (30.87%) Windows
2 46 (30.87%) Finance
3 40 (26.85%) CRM
4 35 (23.49%) Performance Tuning
5 30 (20.13%) Stakeholder Management
6 28 (18.79%) Shell Script
6 28 (18.79%) Microsoft
7 27 (18.12%) SAP
7 27 (18.12%) Data Analysis
8 26 (17.45%) MS Excel
8 26 (17.45%) Salesforce.com
9 24 (16.11%) Mainframe
9 24 (16.11%) DB2
9 24 (16.11%) Agile Software Development
9 24 (16.11%) Degree
10 23 (15.44%) Analytics
10 23 (15.44%) Data Analytics
10 23 (15.44%) User Acceptance Testing
10 23 (15.44%) Hadoop
11 22 (14.77%) Infor
12 21 (14.09%) Oracle Database
13 20 (13.42%) Customer Analytics
13 20 (13.42%) Essbase
13 20 (13.42%) COM
13 20 (13.42%) Apache
14 19 (12.75%) SQL Server
14 19 (12.75%) Hyperion
14 19 (12.75%) Business Analysis
15 18 (12.08%) J2EE

Oracle
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 20 (13.42%) Apache
2 16 (10.74%) WebLogic
3 15 (10.07%) SharePoint
4 14 (9.40%) BizTalk Server
4 14 (9.40%) Skype for Business
5 13 (8.72%) JBoss
6 7 (4.70%) Oracle Service Bus
6 7 (4.70%) WebLogic Portal
7 6 (4.03%) Mule
8 3 (2.01%) GlassFish
8 3 (2.01%) IIS
8 3 (2.01%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.67%) Apache ServiceMix
9 1 (0.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.67%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 26 (17.45%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.68%) MS Office
3 3 (2.01%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.34%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 16 (10.74%) Hyperion Planning
1 16 (10.74%) Oracle EBS R12
2 15 (10.07%) Oracle EBS
3 14 (9.40%) Dynamics CRM
4 12 (8.05%) Oracle Payables
5 7 (4.70%) Oracle Financials
6 5 (3.36%) Oracle 11i
6 5 (3.36%) Oracle AGIS
6 5 (3.36%) Oracle Assets
6 5 (3.36%) Oracle Cash Management
6 5 (3.36%) Oracle E-Business Tax
6 5 (3.36%) Oracle General Ledger
6 5 (3.36%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 5 (3.36%) Oracle Receivables
7 2 (1.34%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (1.34%) Oracle iProcurement
8 1 (0.67%) AWD
8 1 (0.67%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.67%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.67%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 14 (9.40%) Microsoft Azure
1 14 (9.40%) Office 365
1 14 (9.40%) Yammer
2 3 (2.01%) IBM Cloud
2 3 (2.01%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.04%) HTTP
1 9 (6.04%) SSL
1 9 (6.04%) TCP/IP
2 6 (4.03%) Firewall
3 5 (3.36%) DNS
4 4 (2.68%) Internet
5 3 (2.01%) LDAP
6 2 (1.34%) Cisco IPT
6 2 (1.34%) PBX
6 2 (1.34%) VoIP
7 1 (0.67%) Extranet
7 1 (0.67%) FTP
7 1 (0.67%) Intranet
7 1 (0.67%) SAN
7 1 (0.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (16.11%) DB2
2 23 (15.44%) Hadoop
3 21 (14.09%) Oracle Database
4 20 (13.42%) Essbase
5 19 (12.75%) SQL Server
6 15 (10.07%) Relational Database
7 13 (8.72%) Big Data
8 10 (6.71%) Oracle ODI
9 9 (6.04%) Oracle Database 10g
9 9 (6.04%) Oracle Reports
10 6 (4.03%) Oracle Database 11g
11 5 (3.36%) Oracle Discoverer
12 4 (2.68%) BusinessObjects
12 4 (2.68%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 4 (2.68%) Crystal Reports
12 4 (2.68%) MySQL
12 4 (2.68%) Oracle9i Database
12 4 (2.68%) SAP Data Services
13 2 (1.34%) PowerPivot
13 2 (1.34%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 10 (6.71%) Jenkins
1 10 (6.71%) Subversion
2 9 (6.04%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.01%) SoapUI
3 3 (2.01%) VisualVM
4 2 (1.34%) Cucumber
4 2 (1.34%) Selenium
4 2 (1.34%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.67%) Ant
5 1 (0.67%) EasyMock
5 1 (0.67%) JIRA
5 1 (0.67%) LoadUI
5 1 (0.67%) Maven
5 1 (0.67%) Mockito
5 1 (0.67%) PVCS
5 1 (0.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 46 (30.87%) Finance
2 14 (9.40%) Retail
3 11 (7.38%) Automotive
4 6 (4.03%) Manufacturing
5 5 (3.36%) Marketing
6 2 (1.34%) German Language
6 2 (1.34%) Local Government
7 1 (0.67%) Banking
7 1 (0.67%) Legal
7 1 (0.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 43 (28.86%) Consultant
2 25 (16.78%) Analyst
3 16 (10.74%) DBA
3 16 (10.74%) Developer
3 16 (10.74%) Project Manager
4 15 (10.07%) Oracle Consultant
5 14 (9.40%) Hyperion Consultant
5 14 (9.40%) Hyperion Planning Consultant
6 13 (8.72%) Oracle DBA
7 9 (6.04%) Functional Consultant
7 9 (6.04%) Oracle Functional Consultant
8 8 (5.37%) Technical Consultant
9 7 (4.70%) Business Analyst
9 7 (4.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 7 (4.70%) Resource Management Consultant
9 7 (4.70%) Senior Analyst
9 7 (4.70%) SOA Developer
10 6 (4.03%) Essbase Consultant
10 6 (4.03%) Hyperion Essbase Consultant
10 6 (4.03%) Solaris Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (13.42%) COM
2 18 (12.08%) J2EE
3 16 (10.74%) Middleware
4 13 (8.72%) SOAP
4 13 (8.72%) XML
5 10 (6.71%) Web Services
6 9 (6.04%) JSON
7 8 (5.37%) REST
8 7 (4.70%) Apache Camel
8 7 (4.70%) HTML
9 6 (4.03%) Apache CXF
10 4 (2.68%) .NET
11 3 (2.01%) COM+
11 3 (2.01%) HTML5
12 2 (1.34%) AngularJS
12 2 (1.34%) Silverlight
13 1 (0.67%) CSS3
13 1 (0.67%) JPA
13 1 (0.67%) PrimeFaces
13 1 (0.67%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 24 (16.11%) Mainframe
2 12 (8.05%) Clustering
2 12 (8.05%) Mathematics
3 9 (6.04%) Data Structures
4 8 (5.37%) Management Information System
5 5 (3.36%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.36%) Data Centre
6 4 (2.68%) Client/Server
7 3 (2.01%) DataPower
8 2 (1.34%) Data Integration
8 2 (1.34%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.34%) User Experience
8 2 (1.34%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.67%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.67%) NHS
9 1 (0.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 46 (30.87%) Windows
2 17 (11.41%) Linux
2 17 (11.41%) Solaris
2 17 (11.41%) Windows Vista
3 13 (8.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (8.72%) Unix
4 8 (5.37%) Windows Server
5 6 (4.03%) AIX
6 1 (0.67%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (26.85%) CRM
2 35 (23.49%) Performance Tuning
3 30 (20.13%) Stakeholder Management
4 27 (18.12%) Data Analysis
5 24 (16.11%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (15.44%) Analytics
6 23 (15.44%) Data Analytics
6 23 (15.44%) User Acceptance Testing
7 20 (13.42%) Customer Analytics
8 19 (12.75%) Business Analysis
9 18 (12.08%) Campaign Management
10 17 (11.41%) Business Intelligence
10 17 (11.41%) TDD
11 16 (10.74%) SOA
12 14 (9.40%) Case Management
12 14 (9.40%) Data Management
12 14 (9.40%) Document Management
12 14 (9.40%) High Availability
12 14 (9.40%) Project Management
12 14 (9.40%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 55 (36.91%) SQL
2 28 (18.79%) Shell Script
3 16 (10.74%) PL/SQL
4 11 (7.38%) Java
5 7 (4.70%) Perl
6 3 (2.01%) VBA
7 2 (1.34%) C
7 2 (1.34%) C#
7 2 (1.34%) C++
7 2 (1.34%) COBOL
7 2 (1.34%) VB
7 2 (1.34%) XPath
8 1 (0.67%) Groovy
8 1 (0.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 24 (16.11%) Degree
2 7 (4.70%) SC Cleared
2 7 (4.70%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.01%) CISA
3 3 (2.01%) CISM
3 3 (2.01%) CISSP
3 3 (2.01%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (1.34%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.67%) CCDA
5 1 (0.67%) CCNA
5 1 (0.67%) CCNP
5 1 (0.67%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.67%) GSEC
5 1 (0.67%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.03%) QA
2 3 (2.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.34%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.67%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (6.04%) Docker
2 5 (3.36%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (2.68%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.67%) KVM
4 1 (0.67%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.67%) RACF
4 1 (0.67%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 13 (8.72%) Data Guard
1 13 (8.72%) Oracle RMAN
2 9 (6.04%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (6.04%) Puppet
3 5 (3.36%) Control-M
4 3 (2.01%) IBM Cloud Orchestrator
4 3 (2.01%) Opsview
5 2 (1.34%) Ansible
5 2 (1.34%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (1.34%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.67%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 28 (18.79%) Microsoft
2 27 (18.12%) SAP
3 26 (17.45%) Salesforce.com
4 22 (14.77%) Infor
5 19 (12.75%) Hyperion
6 16 (10.74%) WSO2
7 7 (4.70%) BEA
7 7 (4.70%) Dell
7 7 (4.70%) webMethods
8 5 (3.36%) Cisco
9 4 (2.68%) PeopleSoft
9 4 (2.68%) Red Hat
10 3 (2.01%) IBM
10 3 (2.01%) Software AG
10 3 (2.01%) Splunk
11 2 (1.34%) Samsung
11 2 (1.34%) Tandberg
12 1 (0.67%) EMC
12 1 (0.67%) HP
12 1 (0.67%) Rally