Period
to 18 November 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 18 November 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
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 22 16 10
Rank change year-on-year -6 -6 -1
Contract jobs citing Oracle 192 279 336
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 7.24% 8.79% 10.16%
As % of the Vendors category 16.23% 20.23% 22.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 165 197
East Midlands median daily rate £425 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -11.76% +13.33%
10th Percentile £313 £266 £296
90th Percentile £575 £525 £588
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 17 3
East Midlands median hourly rate £41.00 £32.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.13% -14.67% +66.67%
10th Percentile £35.00 £25.18 £22.45
90th Percentile £50.00 £45.00 £39.75
England median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year - +29.03% -11.43%

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 1,183 1,379 1,510
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 44.59% 43.45% 45.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 706 867 916
East Midlands median daily rate £388 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £213 £220 £250
90th Percentile £550 £538 £565
England median daily rate £450 £445 £425
% change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 88 78
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.25 £13.80 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.28% -1.45% -
10th Percentile £9.31 £9.31 £8.77
90th Percentile £27.18 £42.88 £42.73
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year +1.45% +4.55% -5.71%

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 18 November 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 18 November 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
Leicestershire +20 60 £425 -2.86% 11
Nottinghamshire -8 49 £425 +14.86% 15
Northamptonshire -26 40 £422 +12.53% 13
Derbyshire -10 29 £450 +20.00% 12
Lincolnshire +3 1 £350 -20.45% 10
Oracle
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 96 (50.00%) SQL
2 53 (27.60%) SQL Server
3 49 (25.52%) Microsoft
4 48 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 41 (21.35%) TCP/IP
5 41 (21.35%) Java
6 37 (19.27%) Oracle Database
7 32 (16.67%) Relational Database
7 32 (16.67%) C#
8 31 (16.15%) Finance
9 30 (15.63%) Retail
10 29 (15.10%) XML
11 26 (13.54%) PL/SQL
12 24 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
12 24 (12.50%) ERP
12 24 (12.50%) Degree
13 22 (11.46%) Computer Science
13 22 (11.46%) .NET
14 21 (10.94%) Web Services
15 19 (9.90%) Business Intelligence
15 19 (9.90%) Oracle Database 11g
15 19 (9.90%) Continuous Integration
16 18 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
16 18 (9.38%) DB2
16 18 (9.38%) Data Modelling
16 18 (9.38%) ETL
17 17 (8.85%) JUnit
17 17 (8.85%) .NET Framework
18 16 (8.33%) SDLC
18 16 (8.33%) Linux

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 9 (4.69%) WebSphere
2 8 (4.17%) Confluence
2 8 (4.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 8 (4.17%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.56%) JBoss
4 2 (1.04%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.52%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.52%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.52%) Appian
5 1 (0.52%) DNN
5 1 (0.52%) Documentum
5 1 (0.52%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.52%) IIS
5 1 (0.52%) MQSeries
5 1 (0.52%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.52%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.52%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (2.60%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 16 (8.33%) Oracle EBS
2 15 (7.81%) Oracle ERP
3 9 (4.69%) Oracle EBS R12
4 8 (4.17%) Oracle Financials
5 6 (3.13%) Oracle Payables
6 4 (2.08%) Oracle Assets
6 4 (2.08%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 4 (2.08%) Oracle Retail
7 3 (1.56%) Dynamics GP
8 2 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
8 2 (1.04%) Oracle Applications
8 2 (1.04%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 2 (1.04%) Oracle Receivables
8 2 (1.04%) Unit4 Business World
9 1 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
9 1 (0.52%) Infor CloudSuite
9 1 (0.52%) Maximo
9 1 (0.52%) NetSuite
9 1 (0.52%) Oracle Cash Management
9 1 (0.52%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 14 (7.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (3.13%) iPaaS
5 3 (1.56%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (0.52%) Boomi
6 1 (0.52%) Office 365
6 1 (0.52%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 41 (21.35%) TCP/IP
2 14 (7.29%) HTTP
3 12 (6.25%) MPLS
3 12 (6.25%) VPN
4 11 (5.73%) Firewall
5 5 (2.60%) DNS
6 4 (2.08%) DHCP
6 4 (2.08%) Internet
6 4 (2.08%) IPsec
6 4 (2.08%) SSL
7 3 (1.56%) Network Security
7 3 (1.56%) SMS
8 2 (1.04%) HTTPS
8 2 (1.04%) Modbus
8 2 (1.04%) SMTP
9 1 (0.52%) LAN
9 1 (0.52%) Skype
9 1 (0.52%) tcpdump
9 1 (0.52%) WAN
9 1 (0.52%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (27.60%) SQL Server
2 37 (19.27%) Oracle Database
3 32 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 24 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
5 19 (9.90%) Oracle Database 11g
6 18 (9.38%) DB2
7 15 (7.81%) NoSQL
8 14 (7.29%) Oracle Reports
9 10 (5.21%) Oracle Database 10g
9 10 (5.21%) RDBMS
9 10 (5.21%) SQL Server 2008
10 9 (4.69%) SQL Server 2012
10 9 (4.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 8 (4.17%) DB2 UDB
11 8 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
11 8 (4.17%) Snowflake Schema
11 8 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
12 7 (3.65%) MySQL
12 7 (3.65%) PowerCenter
12 7 (3.65%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 17 (8.85%) JUnit
2 14 (7.29%) Jenkins
2 14 (7.29%) Visual Studio
3 13 (6.77%) Maven
4 11 (5.73%) Toad
5 10 (5.21%) Bitbucket
5 10 (5.21%) Subversion
6 9 (4.69%) JIRA
7 8 (4.17%) JDeveloper
7 8 (4.17%) NetBeans
8 6 (3.13%) Cucumber
8 6 (3.13%) Git (software)
8 6 (3.13%) LoadUI
8 6 (3.13%) Selenium
8 6 (3.13%) SoapUI
9 2 (1.04%) ERwin
10 1 (0.52%) JMeter
10 1 (0.52%) LoadRunner
10 1 (0.52%) Sonatype Nexus
10 1 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 31 (16.15%) Finance
2 30 (15.63%) Retail
3 10 (5.21%) Marketing
4 3 (1.56%) Legal
5 2 (1.04%) Banking
5 2 (1.04%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.52%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.52%) Automotive
6 1 (0.52%) Billing
6 1 (0.52%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.52%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.52%) Law
Job Titles
1 74 (38.54%) Developer
2 29 (15.10%) Analyst
3 26 (13.54%) Architect
4 24 (12.50%) C# Developer
5 21 (10.94%) Java Developer
5 21 (10.94%) Oracle Developer
6 20 (10.42%) Backend Developer
7 15 (7.81%) SQL Developer
8 13 (6.77%) Infrastructure Architect
9 11 (5.73%) C# Software Engineer
9 11 (5.73%) Consultant
9 11 (5.73%) Oracle Consultant
9 11 (5.73%) Software Engineer
9 11 (5.73%) Technical Architect
10 10 (5.21%) .NET Developer
10 10 (5.21%) C# .NET Developer
10 10 (5.21%) C# Software Developer
10 10 (5.21%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 10 (5.21%) Oracle Analyst
11 9 (4.69%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (15.10%) XML
2 22 (11.46%) .NET
3 21 (10.94%) Web Services
4 17 (8.85%) .NET Framework
5 13 (6.77%) LINQ
5 13 (6.77%) Middleware
6 12 (6.25%) HTML
6 12 (6.25%) Lambda Expressions
6 12 (6.25%) Spring
7 11 (5.73%) HTML5
7 11 (5.73%) JSP
7 11 (5.73%) REST
8 10 (5.21%) CSS
8 10 (5.21%) LDAP
9 9 (4.69%) CSS3
10 8 (4.17%) Java RMI
10 8 (4.17%) OSGi
11 6 (3.13%) AngularJS
11 6 (3.13%) Java EE
11 6 (3.13%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (11.46%) Computer Science
2 18 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.65%) Data Structures
4 5 (2.60%) Credit Risk
4 5 (2.60%) Mainframe
5 4 (2.08%) FMCG
6 3 (1.56%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.56%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.04%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.04%) NHS
7 2 (1.04%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.52%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.52%) Fintech
8 1 (0.52%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.52%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.52%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 16 (8.33%) Linux
2 13 (6.77%) Windows
3 10 (5.21%) Unix
4 7 (3.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (2.08%) AIX
6 3 (1.56%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.52%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (12.50%) ERP
3 19 (9.90%) Business Intelligence
3 19 (9.90%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (9.38%) Data Modelling
4 18 (9.38%) ETL
5 16 (8.33%) E-Commerce
5 16 (8.33%) SDLC
6 15 (7.81%) Scrum
6 15 (7.81%) Software Engineering
7 14 (7.29%) Performance Tuning
7 14 (7.29%) Project Management
8 13 (6.77%) Unit Testing
9 12 (6.25%) ITIL
9 12 (6.25%) Test Automation
10 11 (5.73%) BDD
10 11 (5.73%) Migration
11 10 (5.21%) Integration Testing
12 9 (4.69%) Data Integration
12 9 (4.69%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 96 (50.00%) SQL
2 41 (21.35%) Java
3 32 (16.67%) C#
4 26 (13.54%) PL/SQL
5 8 (4.17%) Groovy
5 8 (4.17%) PowerShell
6 6 (3.13%) JavaScript
6 6 (3.13%) Python
7 4 (2.08%) Shell Script
8 3 (1.56%) C++
8 3 (1.56%) Korn
9 2 (1.04%) Delphi
9 2 (1.04%) Java 8
10 1 (0.52%) AWK
10 1 (0.52%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.52%) C
10 1 (0.52%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.52%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.52%) VBA
10 1 (0.52%) XPath
Qualifications
1 24 (12.50%) Degree
2 12 (6.25%) Security Cleared
3 9 (4.69%) SC Cleared
4 8 (4.17%) Computer Science Degree
4 8 (4.17%) Master's Degree
5 7 (3.65%) BPSS Clearance
6 4 (2.08%) OCP
6 4 (2.08%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.52%) ACCA
7 1 (0.52%) CCAB
7 1 (0.52%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.13%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.04%) COBIT
2 2 (1.04%) IFRS
2 2 (1.04%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.04%) ISO 9002
2 2 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 19770
2 2 (1.04%) PMO
2 2 (1.04%) QA
2 2 (1.04%) TickIT
3 1 (0.52%) GDPR
3 1 (0.52%) IAS 39
3 1 (0.52%) IFRS 9
3 1 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.52%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (6.25%) Docker
2 8 (4.17%) Active Directory
3 7 (3.65%) vSphere
4 6 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (2.08%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.52%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.52%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.52%) HDFS
6 1 (0.52%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 12 (6.25%) Kubernetes
2 8 (4.17%) Ansible
3 7 (3.65%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (2.08%) Data Guard
4 4 (2.08%) Oracle RMAN
5 3 (1.56%) Foglight
5 3 (1.56%) SCCM
5 3 (1.56%) Terraform
6 2 (1.04%) Control-M
6 2 (1.04%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.52%) Hadoop YARN
7 1 (0.52%) Kibana
7 1 (0.52%) logstash
7 1 (0.52%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.52%) Mesos
7 1 (0.52%) Oozie
7 1 (0.52%) SCOM
7 1 (0.52%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 49 (25.52%) Microsoft
2 14 (7.29%) SAP
2 14 (7.29%) VMware
3 12 (6.25%) IBM
4 11 (5.73%) Citrix
4 11 (5.73%) Informatica
5 10 (5.21%) Cisco
6 9 (4.69%) Teradata
7 8 (4.17%) Netezza
8 7 (3.65%) Red Hat
9 6 (3.13%) CheckPoint
10 5 (2.60%) AppDynamics
11 4 (2.08%) Ab Initio
11 4 (2.08%) Atlassian
12 3 (1.56%) HP
12 3 (1.56%) Imperva
12 3 (1.56%) PeopleSoft
12 3 (1.56%) Sun
12 3 (1.56%) Talend
13 2 (1.04%) Cognos