Period
to 23 May 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 23 May 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
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 12 7
Rank change year-on-year -8 -5 +3
Contract jobs citing Oracle 221 317 362
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 7.58% 10.61% 11.48%
As % of the Vendors category 17.77% 22.32% 27.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 192 245
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £263 £150 £288
90th Percentile £525 £534 £533
England median daily rate £475 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 7
East Midlands median hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.43% -16.67% +7.69%
10th Percentile £41.25 £9.02 £39.90
90th Percentile £47.75 £40.00 £51.25
England median hourly rate £36.25 £35.00 £38.75
% change year-on-year +3.57% -9.68% +10.16%

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 1,244 1,420 1,296
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 42.65% 47.54% 41.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 722 867 736
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £395 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.27% +5.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £200 £213 £225
90th Percentile £544 £550 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 70 75
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £14.75 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.08% +9.26% -5.26%
10th Percentile £10.26 £9.97 £9.25
90th Percentile £47.50 £40.45 £40.00
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - -2.78% +2.86%

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 23 May 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 23 May 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 -2 108 £400 +2.56% 24
Derbyshire -7 43 £400 +37.93% 8
Northamptonshire -24 32 £400 -5.88% 10
Leicestershire +7 18 £350 +7.69% 5
Lincolnshire 0 1 £425 +21.43% 1
Oracle
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 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.

1 134 (60.63%) SQL
2 74 (33.48%) PL/SQL
3 71 (32.13%) Oracle Database
4 66 (29.86%) SQL Server
4 66 (29.86%) Unix
5 60 (27.15%) Agile Software Development
6 50 (22.62%) Java
7 49 (22.17%) Linux
8 47 (21.27%) Business Intelligence
9 45 (20.36%) Microsoft
9 45 (20.36%) .NET
10 44 (19.91%) XML
11 43 (19.46%) JavaScript
11 43 (19.46%) HTML
12 41 (18.55%) C#
13 40 (18.10%) Oracle Database 11g
14 39 (17.65%) DevOps
14 39 (17.65%) ETL
15 35 (15.84%) Data Warehouse
16 34 (15.38%) Windows
16 34 (15.38%) Shell Script
17 33 (14.93%) Analytical Skills
18 31 (14.03%) ITIL
19 27 (12.22%) Oracle Reports
20 26 (11.76%) Web Services
20 26 (11.76%) Git (software)
20 26 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 25 (11.31%) CSS
22 23 (10.41%) Problem-Solving
23 22 (9.95%) Stakeholder Management

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 15 (6.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 14 (6.33%) SharePoint
3 9 (4.07%) CMS
4 8 (3.62%) JBoss
5 7 (3.17%) Apache Solr
5 7 (3.17%) WebLogic
6 6 (2.71%) WildFly
7 5 (2.26%) Sitecore CMS
7 5 (2.26%) Umbraco
7 5 (2.26%) WebSphere
8 3 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (1.36%) MS Exchange
8 3 (1.36%) Oracle Workflow
8 3 (1.36%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (0.90%) Cloud Foundry
9 2 (0.90%) Drupal
10 1 (0.45%) DNN
10 1 (0.45%) IIS
10 1 (0.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (4.07%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.81%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (0.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (2.71%) Oracle EBS R12
1 6 (2.71%) Oracle Financials
2 4 (1.81%) Maximo
2 4 (1.81%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (1.36%) Demantra
3 3 (1.36%) Infor CloudSuite
3 3 (1.36%) Infor M3
3 3 (1.36%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (1.36%) Oracle Payroll
3 3 (1.36%) Primavera
4 2 (0.90%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.90%) NetSuite
4 2 (0.90%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (0.90%) Oracle Retail
4 2 (0.90%) Retail-J
5 1 (0.45%) BASE24
5 1 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.45%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.45%) Teamcenter
5 1 (0.45%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 20 (9.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (5.88%) PaaS
3 12 (5.43%) Boomi
4 7 (3.17%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (3.17%) iPaaS
5 3 (1.36%) IaaS
6 2 (0.90%) GitHub
6 2 (0.90%) SaaS
7 1 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.45%) FinancialForce
7 1 (0.45%) Runscope
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.07%) FTP
2 8 (3.62%) VPN
3 7 (3.17%) SAN
4 6 (2.71%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.90%) Firewall
5 2 (0.90%) Network Security
5 2 (0.90%) SMS
6 1 (0.45%) Converged Networks
6 1 (0.45%) DSL
6 1 (0.45%) Internet
6 1 (0.45%) Modbus
6 1 (0.45%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (32.13%) Oracle Database
2 66 (29.86%) SQL Server
3 40 (18.10%) Oracle Database 11g
4 35 (15.84%) Data Warehouse
5 27 (12.22%) Oracle Reports
6 26 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 17 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
8 16 (7.24%) Relational Database
9 15 (6.79%) SQL Server 2012
10 14 (6.33%) Oracle BI EE
11 13 (5.88%) QlikView
11 13 (5.88%) SQLPlus
12 12 (5.43%) Power BI
13 10 (4.52%) Data Mart
13 10 (4.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 9 (4.07%) NoSQL
14 9 (4.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 8 (3.62%) Azure SQL Database
16 7 (3.17%) Qlik Sense
17 6 (2.71%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 26 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 16 (7.24%) Jenkins
3 14 (6.33%) Maven
4 13 (5.88%) JUnit
4 13 (5.88%) Octopus Deploy
5 8 (3.62%) Bitbucket
5 8 (3.62%) Toad
5 8 (3.62%) Visual Studio
6 6 (2.71%) Eclipse
6 6 (2.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 6 (2.71%) Subversion
6 6 (2.71%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (2.26%) Selenium
8 4 (1.81%) FishEye
8 4 (1.81%) StarTeam
8 4 (1.81%) TeamCity
9 3 (1.36%) ERwin
9 3 (1.36%) gulp
9 3 (1.36%) Oracle APEX
9 3 (1.36%) SoapUI
General
1 19 (8.60%) Finance
1 19 (8.60%) Retail
2 8 (3.62%) Manufacturing
3 5 (2.26%) Aerospace
4 3 (1.36%) Banking
4 3 (1.36%) Legal
5 2 (0.90%) Back Office
6 1 (0.45%) Advertising
6 1 (0.45%) Automotive
6 1 (0.45%) Marketing
6 1 (0.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 75 (33.94%) Developer
2 33 (14.93%) Analyst
3 31 (14.03%) Architect
4 17 (7.69%) Java Developer
5 14 (6.33%) Oracle Developer
5 14 (6.33%) Senior Developer
5 14 (6.33%) Solutions Architect
5 14 (6.33%) SQL Developer
6 12 (5.43%) Applications Support
6 12 (5.43%) Consultant
6 12 (5.43%) Designer
6 12 (5.43%) Support Analyst
7 10 (4.52%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 9 (4.07%) Business Intelligence Specialist
9 8 (3.62%) ETL Developer
9 8 (3.62%) Oracle Analyst
9 8 (3.62%) Senior Java Developer
9 8 (3.62%) Solutions Designer
9 8 (3.62%) Technical Architect
10 7 (3.17%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (20.36%) .NET
2 44 (19.91%) XML
3 43 (19.46%) HTML
4 26 (11.76%) Web Services
5 25 (11.31%) CSS
6 21 (9.50%) ASP.NET
7 19 (8.60%) Spring
8 18 (8.14%) AngularJS
9 17 (7.69%) SOAP
9 17 (7.69%) WCF
10 16 (7.24%) JSON
10 16 (7.24%) WPF
10 16 (7.24%) XSD
11 14 (6.33%) REST
12 13 (5.88%) Java EE
13 12 (5.43%) XSL
14 10 (4.52%) Oracle Streams
15 9 (4.07%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 9 (4.07%) J2EE
16 7 (3.17%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 33 (14.93%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (4.98%) Management Information System
3 9 (4.07%) Computer Science
4 8 (3.62%) Clustering
5 7 (3.17%) HACMP
5 7 (3.17%) Replication
6 6 (2.71%) Driving Licence
6 6 (2.71%) Greenfield Project
6 6 (2.71%) LPAR
7 4 (1.81%) Data Centre
7 4 (1.81%) Linux Command Line
7 4 (1.81%) Mainframe
7 4 (1.81%) NHS
7 4 (1.81%) Oracle Licensing
8 3 (1.36%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.36%) Life Science
9 2 (0.90%) FMCG
9 2 (0.90%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.45%) e-Learning
10 1 (0.45%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 66 (29.86%) Unix
2 49 (22.17%) Linux
3 34 (15.38%) Windows
4 20 (9.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 20 (9.05%) Windows Server
5 11 (4.98%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (4.07%) AIX
6 9 (4.07%) Solaris
7 8 (3.62%) HPUX
8 7 (3.17%) VMS
8 7 (3.17%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (2.71%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (1.81%) CentOS
11 3 (1.36%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.45%) Debian
12 1 (0.45%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.45%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (27.15%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (21.27%) Business Intelligence
3 39 (17.65%) DevOps
3 39 (17.65%) ETL
4 31 (14.03%) ITIL
5 23 (10.41%) Problem-Solving
6 22 (9.95%) Stakeholder Management
7 21 (9.50%) Root Cause Analysis
8 18 (8.14%) CRM
9 16 (7.24%) E-Commerce
10 15 (6.79%) Change Management
10 15 (6.79%) Configuration Management
10 15 (6.79%) SOA
11 14 (6.33%) Microservices
12 13 (5.88%) TDD
12 13 (5.88%) Unit Testing
13 12 (5.43%) EAI
13 12 (5.43%) OOA/OOD
13 12 (5.43%) UML
14 11 (4.98%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 134 (60.63%) SQL
2 74 (33.48%) PL/SQL
3 50 (22.62%) Java
4 43 (19.46%) JavaScript
5 41 (18.55%) C#
6 34 (15.38%) Shell Script
7 12 (5.43%) XPath
7 12 (5.43%) XQuery
8 10 (4.52%) T-SQL
9 8 (3.62%) Java 8
10 7 (3.17%) PowerShell
10 7 (3.17%) VBA
11 4 (1.81%) Bash Shell
11 4 (1.81%) PHP
11 4 (1.81%) XMLA
12 3 (1.36%) C
12 3 (1.36%) Perl
13 2 (0.90%) ABAP
13 2 (0.90%) Python
14 1 (0.45%) Scala
Qualifications
1 14 (6.33%) Security Cleared
2 11 (4.98%) Degree
2 11 (4.98%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.45%) ISEB
3 1 (0.45%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.52%) SLA
2 6 (2.71%) QA
3 5 (2.26%) PMO
4 4 (1.81%) Data Quality
5 3 (1.36%) ISO 9001
5 3 (1.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.45%) COBIT
6 1 (0.45%) GDPR
6 1 (0.45%) ISO 9002
6 1 (0.45%) TickIT
System Software
1 7 (3.17%) PowerHA
2 6 (2.71%) Docker
2 6 (2.71%) KVM
2 6 (2.71%) Virtual Machines
2 6 (2.71%) Xen
3 5 (2.26%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 4 (1.81%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (1.36%) Active Directory
6 2 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (0.90%) vSphere
7 1 (0.45%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.45%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.45%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (0.90%) Control-M
1 2 (0.90%) Kubernetes
1 2 (0.90%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (0.90%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 2 (0.90%) Terraform
1 2 (0.90%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (0.45%) SCCM
2 1 (0.45%) SCOM
2 1 (0.45%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 45 (20.36%) Microsoft
2 17 (7.69%) Red Hat
3 14 (6.33%) SAP
4 12 (5.43%) Dell
4 12 (5.43%) IBM
5 9 (4.07%) Tableau
6 7 (3.17%) Veritas
6 7 (3.17%) VMware
7 6 (2.71%) Sitecore
7 6 (2.71%) Talend
8 5 (2.26%) Alteryx
9 4 (1.81%) Hyperion
9 4 (1.81%) Infor
9 4 (1.81%) Micro Focus
9 4 (1.81%) TIBCO
10 3 (1.36%) Pega
11 2 (0.90%) Aveksa
11 2 (0.90%) Capita
11 2 (0.90%) MapR
11 2 (0.90%) Salesforce.com