Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 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
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 11 8
Rank change year-on-year -2 -3 +3
Contract jobs citing Oracle 261 330 386
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 8.76% 10.53% 12.27%
As % of the Vendors category 20.12% 23.29% 28.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 218 226
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £389
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.89% +11.07%
10th Percentile £240 £158 £275
90th Percentile £538 £575 £500
England median daily rate £465 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 2 9
East Midlands median hourly rate £32.00 £23.06 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.75% -43.06% +3.85%
10th Percentile £24.65 £11.33 £35.25
90th Percentile £45.00 £35.74 £50.00
England median hourly rate £34.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year -9.33% - +3.59%

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 1,297 1,417 1,340
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 43.52% 45.20% 42.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 799 880 720
East Midlands median daily rate £388 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £218 £215 £222
90th Percentile £538 £575 £510
England median daily rate £450 £425 £401
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.12% +0.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 86 94
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £13.95
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.45% +3.94% -13.68%
10th Percentile £9.63 £10.00 £9.83
90th Percentile £43.75 £38.75 £39.78
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - -2.78% +8.43%

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 19 February 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 19 February 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 -7 88 £400 +7.38% 31
Northamptonshire -2 75 £375 -11.76% 16
Derbyshire -5 50 £383 +77.91% 7
Leicestershire -5 26 £350 +1.45% 5
Lincolnshire -2 1 £425 -2.86% 3
Oracle
England

For the 6 months to 19 February 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.

1 143 (54.79%) SQL
2 78 (29.89%) SQL Server
3 77 (29.50%) Java
4 72 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
5 65 (24.90%) Oracle Database
6 64 (24.52%) Linux
7 51 (19.54%) Unix
8 46 (17.62%) Relational Database
9 42 (16.09%) JUnit
10 41 (15.71%) Analytical Skills
11 39 (14.94%) PL/SQL
11 39 (14.94%) Windows
11 39 (14.94%) Spring
12 38 (14.56%) DevOps
13 36 (13.79%) Oracle Database 11g
14 34 (13.03%) ITIL
15 32 (12.26%) J2EE
15 32 (12.26%) XML
15 32 (12.26%) Microsoft
16 31 (11.88%) .NET
17 30 (11.49%) RDBMS
18 29 (11.11%) Red Hat
18 29 (11.11%) Java EE
18 29 (11.11%) Maven
19 28 (10.73%) ETL
20 27 (10.34%) C#
20 27 (10.34%) E-Commerce
20 27 (10.34%) Finance
21 26 (9.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 26 (9.96%) Git (software)

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 17 (6.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 10 (3.83%) CMS
3 8 (3.07%) JBoss
4 5 (1.92%) Tomcat
4 5 (1.92%) WebLogic
5 4 (1.53%) Apache
5 4 (1.53%) iPlanet
5 4 (1.53%) Oracle Application Server
5 4 (1.53%) Oracle Workflow
5 4 (1.53%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.53%) Sitecore CMS
5 4 (1.53%) Umbraco
5 4 (1.53%) WebSphere
6 3 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (1.15%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.77%) Documentum
7 2 (0.77%) Drupal
7 2 (0.77%) MQSeries
7 2 (0.77%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 9 (3.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (2.30%) Microsoft Project
3 5 (1.92%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (1.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.77%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.77%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 14 (5.36%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (2.68%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (2.68%) Teamcenter
3 6 (2.30%) Oracle 11i
4 4 (1.53%) Infor M3
4 4 (1.53%) Maximo
4 4 (1.53%) Oracle Financials
5 3 (1.15%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (1.15%) Infor CloudSuite
5 3 (1.15%) NetSuite
5 3 (1.15%) Oracle ERP
5 3 (1.15%) Oracle Payroll
5 3 (1.15%) Primavera
6 2 (0.77%) BusinessWorks
6 2 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.77%) iTrent
6 2 (0.77%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.77%) Oracle Receivables
6 2 (0.77%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 1 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 17 (6.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (4.98%) PaaS
3 11 (4.21%) Boomi
4 7 (2.68%) iPaaS
5 6 (2.30%) SaaS
6 5 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (1.92%) IaaS
7 2 (0.77%) GitHub
7 2 (0.77%) SuccessFactors
8 1 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.38%) FinancialForce
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.60%) TCP/IP
2 10 (3.83%) VPN
3 9 (3.45%) DSL
4 7 (2.68%) DHCP
4 7 (2.68%) DNS
4 7 (2.68%) Firewall
5 4 (1.53%) Network Security
6 3 (1.15%) Converged Networks
6 3 (1.15%) Modbus
6 3 (1.15%) SAN
7 2 (0.77%) CTI
7 2 (0.77%) MPLS
8 1 (0.38%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (29.89%) SQL Server
2 65 (24.90%) Oracle Database
3 46 (17.62%) Relational Database
4 36 (13.79%) Oracle Database 11g
5 30 (11.49%) RDBMS
6 23 (8.81%) NoSQL
7 21 (8.05%) Data Warehouse
8 18 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 17 (6.51%) Oracle Reports
10 15 (5.75%) Oracle Database 10g
11 14 (5.36%) DB2
11 14 (5.36%) SQL Server 2012
12 9 (3.45%) Azure SQL Database
12 9 (3.45%) Crystal Reports
13 6 (2.30%) Oracle ODI
13 6 (2.30%) SQL Server 2005
14 5 (1.92%) MySQL
14 5 (1.92%) Oracle BI EE
14 5 (1.92%) SQL Server 2014
14 5 (1.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 42 (16.09%) JUnit
2 29 (11.11%) Maven
3 26 (9.96%) Git (software)
4 24 (9.20%) Jenkins
5 10 (3.83%) Eclipse
5 10 (3.83%) Visual Studio
6 8 (3.07%) Octopus Deploy
7 7 (2.68%) Subversion
8 6 (2.30%) Gradle
8 6 (2.30%) JProfiler
9 5 (1.92%) Bitbucket
10 4 (1.53%) IntelliJ
10 4 (1.53%) SonarQube
11 3 (1.15%) FishEye
11 3 (1.15%) JIRA
11 3 (1.15%) TeamCity
12 2 (0.77%) Oracle Forms
12 2 (0.77%) TortoiseSVN
13 1 (0.38%) Toad
13 1 (0.38%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 27 (10.34%) Finance
2 24 (9.20%) Manufacturing
2 24 (9.20%) Retail
3 6 (2.30%) Aerospace
3 6 (2.30%) Banking
3 6 (2.30%) Publishing
4 5 (1.92%) Legal
4 5 (1.92%) Marketing
5 3 (1.15%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (0.77%) Automotive
6 2 (0.77%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.38%) Advertising
7 1 (0.38%) Local Government
7 1 (0.38%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 96 (36.78%) Developer
2 48 (18.39%) Java Developer
3 32 (12.26%) Analyst
4 31 (11.88%) Architect
5 19 (7.28%) Consultant
6 15 (5.75%) Applications Support
7 14 (5.36%) SQL Developer
8 13 (4.98%) Support Analyst
9 12 (4.60%) DevOps Engineer
9 12 (4.60%) Solutions Architect
10 11 (4.21%) Oracle Developer
10 11 (4.21%) SQL Server Developer
11 10 (3.83%) Applications Support Analyst
11 10 (3.83%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 9 (3.45%) ETL Developer
12 9 (3.45%) Operations Engineer
12 9 (3.45%) Unix Engineer
13 8 (3.07%) C# Developer
13 8 (3.07%) Designer
13 8 (3.07%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (14.94%) Spring
2 32 (12.26%) J2EE
2 32 (12.26%) XML
3 31 (11.88%) .NET
4 29 (11.11%) Java EE
5 25 (9.58%) Web Services
6 19 (7.28%) Hibernate
7 17 (6.51%) REST
7 17 (6.51%) SOAP
8 16 (6.13%) JSON
9 14 (5.36%) HTML
10 13 (4.98%) XSL
11 12 (4.60%) RESTful
12 11 (4.21%) XSD
13 10 (3.83%) JPA
14 9 (3.45%) .NET Framework
15 8 (3.07%) CSS
15 8 (3.07%) LINQ
15 8 (3.07%) Middleware
16 7 (2.68%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 41 (15.71%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (8.05%) Clustering
3 12 (4.60%) Computer Science
4 9 (3.45%) Derivative
4 9 (3.45%) Management Information System
5 7 (2.68%) HACMP
6 6 (2.30%) Driving Licence
6 6 (2.30%) LPAR
7 5 (1.92%) Replication
8 4 (1.53%) NHS
9 3 (1.15%) Data Centre
9 3 (1.15%) Greenfield Project
9 3 (1.15%) Life Science
9 3 (1.15%) Smart Meter
10 2 (0.77%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.77%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.77%) Oracle Licensing
11 1 (0.38%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.38%) Robotics
11 1 (0.38%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 64 (24.52%) Linux
2 51 (19.54%) Unix
3 39 (14.94%) Windows
4 26 (9.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (6.13%) HPUX
6 15 (5.75%) AIX
7 12 (4.60%) CentOS
8 11 (4.21%) Solaris
8 11 (4.21%) Windows 7
8 11 (4.21%) Windows Server
9 9 (3.45%) Windows 10
10 8 (3.07%) VMS
11 5 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (1.15%) SUSE
13 2 (0.77%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.38%) Debian
14 1 (0.38%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (14.56%) DevOps
3 34 (13.03%) ITIL
4 28 (10.73%) ETL
5 27 (10.34%) E-Commerce
6 22 (8.43%) Business Intelligence
6 22 (8.43%) Stakeholder Management
7 17 (6.51%) Migration
7 17 (6.51%) SOA
8 16 (6.13%) Project Management
9 15 (5.75%) Change Management
9 15 (5.75%) UML
10 14 (5.36%) CRM
10 14 (5.36%) High Availability
10 14 (5.36%) TOGAF
11 13 (4.98%) Data Modelling
11 13 (4.98%) ERP
11 13 (4.98%) Microservices
11 13 (4.98%) OO
11 13 (4.98%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 143 (54.79%) SQL
2 77 (29.50%) Java
3 39 (14.94%) PL/SQL
4 27 (10.34%) C#
5 22 (8.43%) Shell Script
6 18 (6.90%) Bash Shell
7 15 (5.75%) JavaScript
8 11 (4.21%) XPath
8 11 (4.21%) XQuery
9 10 (3.83%) PowerShell
10 5 (1.92%) PHP
11 4 (1.53%) VBA
12 3 (1.15%) ABAP
12 3 (1.15%) C++
12 3 (1.15%) Perl
12 3 (1.15%) Python
12 3 (1.15%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.77%) C
13 2 (0.77%) MATLAB
14 1 (0.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (9.20%) Security Cleared
2 21 (8.05%) SC Cleared
3 13 (4.98%) Degree
4 11 (4.21%) Sun Certification
5 2 (0.77%) DBS Check
5 2 (0.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.38%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.38%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.75%) SLA
2 6 (2.30%) PMO
3 4 (1.53%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.53%) QA
4 3 (1.15%) ISO 9001
4 3 (1.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.77%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 2 (0.77%) CDISC
5 2 (0.77%) GxP
5 2 (0.77%) HL7
5 2 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.38%) COBIT
6 1 (0.38%) GDPR
6 1 (0.38%) ISO 9002
6 1 (0.38%) TickIT
System Software
1 12 (4.60%) Active Directory
2 11 (4.21%) Docker
3 7 (2.68%) KVM
3 7 (2.68%) PowerHA
4 6 (2.30%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 6 (2.30%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (2.30%) Xen
5 5 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (1.92%) vSphere
6 4 (1.53%) Hyper-V
7 3 (1.15%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (1.15%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.38%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 10 (3.83%) Data Guard
2 3 (1.15%) SCCM
2 3 (1.15%) SCOM
2 3 (1.15%) Tivoli
3 2 (0.77%) Kubernetes
3 2 (0.77%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.77%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 1 (0.38%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.38%) OpenView
4 1 (0.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 32 (12.26%) Microsoft
2 29 (11.11%) Red Hat
3 17 (6.51%) IBM
4 16 (6.13%) SAP
5 11 (4.21%) Dell
6 10 (3.83%) Siemens
6 10 (3.83%) VMware
7 8 (3.07%) Veritas
8 7 (2.68%) Cisco
8 7 (2.68%) Citrix
8 7 (2.68%) HP
8 7 (2.68%) Infor
8 7 (2.68%) Perforce
9 6 (2.30%) JD Edwards
10 5 (1.92%) Informatica
10 5 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (1.92%) Sitecore
10 5 (1.92%) Tableau
11 4 (1.53%) F5
11 4 (1.53%) Sun