Period
to 20 August 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Oracle over the 6 months to 20 August 2018 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within the Oracle Corporation.

Oracle
England > East Midlands
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 22 13 10
Rank change year-on-year -9 -3 +3
Contract jobs citing Oracle 203 294 324
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 7.13% 9.51% 10.30%
As % of the Vendors category 17.02% 20.72% 23.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 167 204
East Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +21.43%
10th Percentile £313 £297 £311
90th Percentile £548 £525 £542
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 3
East Midlands median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.23% -3.13% +122.22%
10th Percentile £35.00 £21.10 £23.20
90th Percentile £49.50 £44.13 £46.00
England median hourly rate £38.69 £36.31 £30.50
% change year-on-year +6.55% +19.05% +1.67%

Oracle is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the East Midlands.

All Vendors
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,193 1,419 1,401
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 41.87% 45.88% 44.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 699 875 841
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £213 £220 £250
90th Percentile £550 £539 £550
England median daily rate £450 £440 £420
% change year-on-year +2.33% +4.70% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 70 66
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £14.20 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.15% +18.33% -17.24%
10th Percentile £10.18 £9.75 £8.75
90th Percentile £45.00 £52.50 £20.00
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year +2.94% -1.45% -1.43%

Oracle
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Oracle as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle in the East Midlands

Oracle
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 in the East Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle in the East Midlands

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle in the East Midlands

Oracle
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 in the East Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle in the East Midlands

Oracle
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 within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +4 87 £400 +1.91% 15
Leicestershire +14 37 £413 -10.81% 7
Derbyshire -13 32 £475 +25.00% 6
Northamptonshire -28 32 £425 +2.41% 10
Lincolnshire +3 1 £350 -19.08% 5
Oracle
England

For the 6 months to 20 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 128 (63.05%) SQL
2 67 (33.00%) PL/SQL
3 51 (25.12%) Microsoft
4 49 (24.14%) SQL Server
4 49 (24.14%) C#
5 47 (23.15%) .NET
6 46 (22.66%) Java
6 46 (22.66%) Agile Software Development
7 43 (21.18%) HTML
7 43 (21.18%) Oracle Database
8 42 (20.69%) Unix
8 42 (20.69%) Business Intelligence
9 40 (19.70%) JavaScript
9 40 (19.70%) XML
10 34 (16.75%) Data Warehouse
11 30 (14.78%) ETL
12 26 (12.81%) Linux
13 25 (12.32%) Oracle Reports
13 25 (12.32%) CSS
13 25 (12.32%) Analytical Skills
14 24 (11.82%) Web Services
15 23 (11.33%) Shell Script
16 22 (10.84%) Windows
17 21 (10.34%) ITIL
17 21 (10.34%) TCP/IP
17 21 (10.34%) Finance
17 21 (10.34%) Problem-Solving
18 20 (9.85%) Retail
18 20 (9.85%) DevOps
18 20 (9.85%) SQL Server Integration Services

Oracle
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 16 (7.88%) SharePoint
2 8 (3.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 6 (2.96%) Apache Solr
3 6 (2.96%) JBoss
3 6 (2.96%) WebLogic
4 5 (2.46%) CMS
4 5 (2.46%) WildFly
5 4 (1.97%) Confluence
5 4 (1.97%) WebSphere
6 3 (1.48%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (0.99%) DNN
7 2 (0.99%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.99%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.49%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.49%) Commerce Server
8 1 (0.49%) Documentum
8 1 (0.49%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.49%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.49%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.49%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (3.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 17 (8.37%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (4.93%) Oracle Financials
3 9 (4.43%) Oracle EBS R12
4 7 (3.45%) Oracle ERP
5 5 (2.46%) Oracle Payables
6 4 (1.97%) Oracle Assets
6 4 (1.97%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 3 (1.48%) Dynamics GP
7 3 (1.48%) Oracle Applications
7 3 (1.48%) Oracle Payroll
8 2 (0.99%) Demantra
8 2 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
8 2 (0.99%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 2 (0.99%) Oracle Retail
8 2 (0.99%) Retail-J
9 1 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
9 1 (0.49%) Infor CloudSuite
9 1 (0.49%) Infor M3
9 1 (0.49%) Maximo
9 1 (0.49%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (3.94%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.46%) Boomi
4 4 (1.97%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.99%) iPaaS
6 1 (0.49%) PaaS
6 1 (0.49%) Runscope
6 1 (0.49%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (0.49%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 21 (10.34%) TCP/IP
2 9 (4.43%) FTP
3 7 (3.45%) SAN
4 6 (2.96%) HTTP
5 5 (2.46%) SMS
6 4 (1.97%) Firewall
7 2 (0.99%) DHCP
7 2 (0.99%) DNS
7 2 (0.99%) Internet
7 2 (0.99%) IPsec
7 2 (0.99%) SSL
8 1 (0.49%) LAN
8 1 (0.49%) Modbus
8 1 (0.49%) MPLS
8 1 (0.49%) Network Security
8 1 (0.49%) VPN
8 1 (0.49%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (24.14%) SQL Server
2 43 (21.18%) Oracle Database
3 34 (16.75%) Data Warehouse
4 25 (12.32%) Oracle Reports
5 20 (9.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 18 (8.87%) Oracle Database 11g
6 18 (8.87%) Relational Database
7 16 (7.88%) QlikView
8 14 (6.90%) Oracle BI EE
8 14 (6.90%) Power BI
9 13 (6.40%) Qlik Sense
9 13 (6.40%) SQLPlus
10 11 (5.42%) Data Mart
11 10 (4.93%) NoSQL
11 10 (4.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 9 (4.43%) DB2
12 9 (4.43%) Oracle Database 10g
13 8 (3.94%) SQL Server 2012
14 6 (2.96%) Big Data
14 6 (2.96%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 17 (8.37%) Git (software)
2 16 (7.88%) Visual Studio
3 15 (7.39%) Toad
4 14 (6.90%) JUnit
5 12 (5.91%) Maven
6 11 (5.42%) Jenkins
7 8 (3.94%) Bitbucket
7 8 (3.94%) Selenium
7 8 (3.94%) Subversion
8 6 (2.96%) JDeveloper
8 6 (2.96%) Octopus Deploy
8 6 (2.96%) SoapUI
8 6 (2.96%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (2.46%) Cucumber
9 5 (2.46%) JIRA
9 5 (2.46%) LoadUI
9 5 (2.46%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 4 (1.97%) NetBeans
10 4 (1.97%) StarTeam
11 3 (1.48%) Oracle APEX
General
1 21 (10.34%) Finance
2 20 (9.85%) Retail
3 5 (2.46%) Marketing
4 3 (1.48%) Legal
4 3 (1.48%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.99%) Back Office
5 2 (0.99%) Banking
6 1 (0.49%) Automotive
6 1 (0.49%) Billing
6 1 (0.49%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.49%) Law
Job Titles
1 79 (38.92%) Developer
2 34 (16.75%) Analyst
3 25 (12.32%) Oracle Developer
4 21 (10.34%) SQL Developer
5 20 (9.85%) Architect
6 18 (8.87%) C# Developer
7 16 (7.88%) Java Developer
8 14 (6.90%) .NET Developer
8 14 (6.90%) Backend Developer
9 12 (5.91%) Oracle Analyst
10 11 (5.42%) Consultant
10 11 (5.42%) Senior Developer
11 10 (4.93%) Technical Analyst
12 9 (4.43%) Applications Support
12 9 (4.43%) Business Intelligence Specialist
12 9 (4.43%) C# Software Engineer
12 9 (4.43%) Designer
12 9 (4.43%) Software Engineer
12 9 (4.43%) Solutions Architect
12 9 (4.43%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (23.15%) .NET
2 43 (21.18%) HTML
3 40 (19.70%) XML
4 25 (12.32%) CSS
5 24 (11.82%) Web Services
6 19 (9.36%) ASP.NET
7 16 (7.88%) WCF
8 15 (7.39%) .NET Framework
8 15 (7.39%) WPF
9 14 (6.90%) AngularJS
10 11 (5.42%) LDAP
11 10 (4.93%) HTML5
11 10 (4.93%) Oracle Streams
11 10 (4.93%) REST
12 9 (4.43%) CSS3
12 9 (4.43%) JSP
12 9 (4.43%) LINQ
12 9 (4.43%) SOAP
12 9 (4.43%) Spring
12 9 (4.43%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 25 (12.32%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (4.43%) Computer Science
3 7 (3.45%) Mainframe
4 6 (2.96%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (2.46%) FMCG
5 5 (2.46%) Linux Command Line
6 4 (1.97%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.48%) Data Centre
7 3 (1.48%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.48%) Replication
8 2 (0.99%) Credit Risk
8 2 (0.99%) Oracle Licensing
9 1 (0.49%) e-Learning
9 1 (0.49%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.49%) NHS
9 1 (0.49%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 42 (20.69%) Unix
2 26 (12.81%) Linux
3 22 (10.84%) Windows
4 15 (7.39%) Windows Server
5 9 (4.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (4.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (1.97%) AIX
7 2 (0.99%) Solaris
7 2 (0.99%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.49%) CentOS
8 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (22.66%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (20.69%) Business Intelligence
3 30 (14.78%) ETL
4 21 (10.34%) ITIL
4 21 (10.34%) Problem-Solving
5 20 (9.85%) DevOps
6 19 (9.36%) Continuous Integration
7 18 (8.87%) Stakeholder Management
8 17 (8.37%) Root Cause Analysis
9 16 (7.88%) ERP
10 15 (7.39%) TDD
11 14 (6.90%) CRM
12 13 (6.40%) Unit Testing
13 12 (5.91%) E-Commerce
14 11 (5.42%) SDLC
14 11 (5.42%) Software Engineering
14 11 (5.42%) Use Case
15 10 (4.93%) Configuration Management
15 10 (4.93%) ERD
15 10 (4.93%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 128 (63.05%) SQL
2 67 (33.00%) PL/SQL
3 49 (24.14%) C#
4 46 (22.66%) Java
5 40 (19.70%) JavaScript
6 23 (11.33%) Shell Script
7 10 (4.93%) T-SQL
8 8 (3.94%) PowerShell
9 7 (3.45%) Python
10 5 (2.46%) VBA
10 5 (2.46%) XPath
10 5 (2.46%) XQuery
11 4 (1.97%) Groovy
11 4 (1.97%) XMLA
12 3 (1.48%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.48%) C++
12 3 (1.48%) Korn
12 3 (1.48%) Perl
13 2 (0.99%) C
13 2 (0.99%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 14 (6.90%) Degree
2 5 (2.46%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.48%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.49%) ACCA
4 1 (0.49%) CCAB
4 1 (0.49%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.96%) Data Quality
2 4 (1.97%) QA
3 3 (1.48%) SLA
4 2 (0.99%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.49%) GDPR
5 1 (0.49%) IFRS
5 1 (0.49%) ISO 9002
5 1 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.49%) PMO
5 1 (0.49%) TickIT
System Software
1 9 (4.43%) Docker
2 7 (3.45%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.99%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (0.99%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.49%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.49%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.49%) HDFS
4 1 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.49%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (2.96%) Kubernetes
2 4 (1.97%) Ansible
2 4 (1.97%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.99%) Control-M
3 2 (0.99%) Terraform
4 1 (0.49%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (0.49%) Kibana
4 1 (0.49%) logstash
4 1 (0.49%) Mesos
4 1 (0.49%) Oozie
4 1 (0.49%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 51 (25.12%) Microsoft
2 12 (5.91%) SAP
3 8 (3.94%) Red Hat
4 6 (2.96%) Tableau
4 6 (2.96%) VMware
5 5 (2.46%) Alteryx
5 5 (2.46%) Dell
6 4 (1.97%) Hyperion
6 4 (1.97%) Micro Focus
6 4 (1.97%) Talend
6 4 (1.97%) TIBCO
7 3 (1.48%) Cisco
7 3 (1.48%) Informatica
7 3 (1.48%) Pega
7 3 (1.48%) Sun
8 2 (0.99%) Atlassian
8 2 (0.99%) Cognos
8 2 (0.99%) HP
8 2 (0.99%) IBM
8 2 (0.99%) Sitecore