The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for Oracle Database skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Oracle Database over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
England / East Midlands
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 55 38
Rank change year-on-year -25 -17  
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 24 39 68
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.59% 2.57% 4.24%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.67% 12.50% 16.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 26 26
Median daily rate £425 £384 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.74% +15.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £310 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £440 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +6.45% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.39 £36.00 £55.75
% change year-on-year +20.52% -35.42%  

Oracle Database is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 313 312 415
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 20.77% 20.57% 25.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 203 252
Median daily rate £393 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.66% +15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £238 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 3 3
Median hourly rate £50.00 £14.50 £41.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +244.82% -64.84%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £30.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year +24.59% +17.30%  

Oracle Database
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands citing Oracle Database as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Database in the East Midlands

Oracle Database
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Oracle Database in the East Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Database in the East Midlands

Oracle Database
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle Database in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle Database in the East Midlands

Oracle Database
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Database in the East Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle Database in the East Midlands

Oracle Database
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Database within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. 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 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
Nottinghamshire -19 7 £345 -18.82% 1
Derbyshire -10 6 £425 -
Leicestershire -8 4 £475 +44.48%
Northamptonshire -11 3 £425 +30.76%
Lincolnshire - 1 - - 1
Oracle Database
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Database 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Oracle Database.

1 83 (100.00%) Oracle
2 46 (55.42%) SQL
3 40 (48.19%) Unix
4 37 (44.58%) PL/SQL
5 36 (43.37%) Oracle Database 10g
6 30 (36.14%) Oracle Database 11g
7 27 (32.53%) SQL Server
8 22 (26.51%) Java
9 21 (25.30%) Finance
10 20 (24.10%) JavaScript
11 18 (21.69%) Linux
12 17 (20.48%) Shell Script
12 17 (20.48%) HTML
13 16 (19.28%) Windows
13 16 (19.28%) Manufacturing
13 16 (19.28%) SQL Server 2005
14 15 (18.07%) Retail
14 15 (18.07%) Oracle Reports
14 15 (18.07%) Relational Database
15 14 (16.87%) SQL Server 2012
15 14 (16.87%) Oracle 11i
15 14 (16.87%) Degree
16 11 (13.25%) CRM
16 11 (13.25%) C#
17 10 (12.05%) J2EE
18 9 (10.84%) .NET
18 9 (10.84%) EJB
18 9 (10.84%) Agile Software Development
18 9 (10.84%) Oracle Applications
18 9 (10.84%) Spring

Oracle Database
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 5 (6.02%) Oracle Workflow
1 5 (6.02%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.41%) JBoss
2 2 (2.41%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.41%) WebLogic
2 2 (2.41%) WebLogic Portal
2 2 (2.41%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (1.20%) Apache
3 1 (1.20%) GlassFish
3 1 (1.20%) iPlanet
3 1 (1.20%) MQSeries
3 1 (1.20%) WebLogic Integration
3 1 (1.20%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 4 (4.82%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.20%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 14 (16.87%) Oracle 11i
2 9 (10.84%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (3.61%) Demantra
3 3 (3.61%) SnowdropKCS
4 2 (2.41%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (2.41%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.61%) GitHub
2 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.20%) BIG-IP
1 1 (1.20%) Firewall
1 1 (1.20%) FTP
1 1 (1.20%) Internet
1 1 (1.20%) Intranet
1 1 (1.20%) LDAP
1 1 (1.20%) NAS
1 1 (1.20%) SAN
1 1 (1.20%) SSH
1 1 (1.20%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (43.37%) Oracle Database 10g
2 30 (36.14%) Oracle Database 11g
3 27 (32.53%) SQL Server
4 16 (19.28%) SQL Server 2005
5 15 (18.07%) Oracle Reports
5 15 (18.07%) Relational Database
6 14 (16.87%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (9.64%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (8.43%) Crystal Reports
8 7 (8.43%) MySQL
9 6 (7.23%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (4.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (3.61%) DB2
11 3 (3.61%) NoSQL
11 3 (3.61%) PowerCenter
12 2 (2.41%) BusinessObjects
12 2 (2.41%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 2 (2.41%) Oracle9i Database
12 2 (2.41%) Spotfire
12 2 (2.41%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 9 (10.84%) Git (software)
2 8 (9.64%) Eclipse
3 7 (8.43%) Oracle Forms
4 6 (7.23%) JIRA
5 5 (6.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (6.02%) Hudson
5 5 (6.02%) JUnit
5 5 (6.02%) Mockito
5 5 (6.02%) MyEclipse
6 3 (3.61%) ProC
7 2 (2.41%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (1.20%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.20%) Lombardi
8 1 (1.20%) Subversion
8 1 (1.20%) TeamCity
General
1 21 (25.30%) Finance
2 16 (19.28%) Manufacturing
3 15 (18.07%) Retail
4 7 (8.43%) Publishing
5 6 (7.23%) Banking
6 2 (2.41%) Back Office
7 1 (1.20%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.20%) Automotive
7 1 (1.20%) Billing
7 1 (1.20%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 30 (36.14%) Developer
2 18 (21.69%) Analyst
3 12 (14.46%) Applications Support
3 12 (14.46%) Support Analyst
4 11 (13.25%) Applications Support Analyst
5 9 (10.84%) Java Developer
6 8 (9.64%) Architect
6 8 (9.64%) DBA
6 8 (9.64%) Oracle Developer
7 7 (8.43%) SQL Developer
8 5 (6.02%) Designer
8 5 (6.02%) J2EE Developer
8 5 (6.02%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 5 (6.02%) Oracle Analyst
8 5 (6.02%) Oracle Support Analyst
8 5 (6.02%) Test Leader
9 4 (4.82%) Development Analyst
9 4 (4.82%) Development Support Analyst
9 4 (4.82%) Lead Java Developer
9 4 (4.82%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (20.48%) HTML
2 10 (12.05%) J2EE
3 9 (10.84%) .NET
3 9 (10.84%) EJB
3 9 (10.84%) Spring
3 9 (10.84%) WCF
4 8 (9.64%) WPF
4 8 (9.64%) XML
5 6 (7.23%) ASP.NET
5 6 (7.23%) Hibernate
5 6 (7.23%) JPA
5 6 (7.23%) Web Services
6 5 (6.02%) Ajax
6 5 (6.02%) CSS
6 5 (6.02%) EJB 3.0
6 5 (6.02%) JSP
7 4 (4.82%) AngularJS
7 4 (4.82%) Middleware
7 4 (4.82%) Node.js
7 4 (4.82%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.82%) Clustering
2 3 (3.61%) Data Centre
2 3 (3.61%) Driving Licence
3 2 (2.41%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.41%) User Experience
4 1 (1.20%) DataPower
4 1 (1.20%) Grid Computing
4 1 (1.20%) HP Storage
4 1 (1.20%) HP StoreVirtual
4 1 (1.20%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.20%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.20%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.20%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 40 (48.19%) Unix
2 18 (21.69%) Linux
3 16 (19.28%) Windows
4 8 (9.64%) HPUX
4 8 (9.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (8.43%) Windows 7
5 7 (8.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (8.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (4.82%) AIX
7 1 (1.20%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (13.25%) CRM
2 9 (10.84%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (10.84%) Performance Tuning
2 9 (10.84%) QMS
3 8 (9.64%) Test Strategy
3 8 (9.64%) Unit Testing
4 7 (8.43%) Business Analysis
4 7 (8.43%) Change Control
4 7 (8.43%) Configuration Management
4 7 (8.43%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 7 (8.43%) Performance Monitoring
4 7 (8.43%) Performance Testing
4 7 (8.43%) Technical Analysis
5 6 (7.23%) ETL
5 6 (7.23%) MVC
5 6 (7.23%) Performance Engineering
5 6 (7.23%) Service Management
6 5 (6.02%) Test Planning
6 5 (6.02%) Test Scripting
6 5 (6.02%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 46 (55.42%) SQL
2 37 (44.58%) PL/SQL
3 22 (26.51%) Java
4 20 (24.10%) JavaScript
5 17 (20.48%) Shell Script
6 11 (13.25%) C#
7 3 (3.61%) Python
8 2 (2.41%) Perl
8 2 (2.41%) R
9 1 (1.20%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.20%) XAML
Qualifications
1 14 (16.87%) Degree
2 1 (1.20%) ISEB
2 1 (1.20%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.43%) ISO 9001
2 3 (3.61%) QA
3 1 (1.20%) HL7
3 1 (1.20%) JSP 440
3 1 (1.20%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.61%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (8.43%) Ganglia
1 7 (8.43%) nmon
2 4 (4.82%) Tivoli
2 4 (4.82%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (1.20%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (1.20%) Data Guard
4 1 (1.20%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (1.20%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (1.20%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.20%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.20%) OpenView
4 1 (1.20%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (1.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 83 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (8.43%) AppDynamics
2 7 (8.43%) IBM
3 5 (6.02%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.61%) Informatica
4 3 (3.61%) Retek
5 2 (2.41%) HP
5 2 (2.41%) Netezza
6 1 (1.20%) BEA
6 1 (1.20%) BMC
6 1 (1.20%) Cisco
6 1 (1.20%) EMC
6 1 (1.20%) Qualys
6 1 (1.20%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.20%) Siemens
6 1 (1.20%) Sun
6 1 (1.20%) Telerik
6 1 (1.20%) Veritas
6 1 (1.20%) VMware