Period
to 12 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 6 months to 12 December 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.

Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
England > East of England
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 151 128 98
Rank change year-on-year -23 -30 +15
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 59 76 96
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.19% 1.49% 1.99%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.21% 7.79% 9.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 49 63
East of England median daily rate £500 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £325 £312 £234
90th Percentile £574 £578 £491
England median daily rate £425 £426 £425
% change year-on-year -0.29% +0.29% +1.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
East of England median hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £35.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.27% -22.38% -21.27%
10th Percentile £18.10 £26.25 £33.18
90th Percentile £47.50 £28.75 £37.68
England median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £40.00

Oracle Database is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 950 975 1,066
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 19.10% 19.07% 22.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 569 571 648
East of England median daily rate £440 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £313 £295 £230
90th Percentile £575 £575 £538
England median daily rate £475 £463 £425
% change year-on-year +2.70% +8.82% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 20 40
East of England median hourly rate £17.67 £37.00 £36.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -52.24% +2.58% +3.06%
10th Percentile £11.91 £18.73 £15.70
90th Percentile £46.88 £40.38 £45.78
England median hourly rate £33.75 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +5.47% +16.36% -

Oracle Database
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Database in the East of England

Oracle Database
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Database in the East of England

Oracle Database
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle Database in the East of England over the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle Database in the East of England

Oracle Database
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle Database in the East of England

Oracle Database
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle Database in the East of England over the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Oracle Database in the East of England

Oracle Database
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 12 December 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
Essex -4 28 £510 +43.66% 3
Cambridgeshire +13 13 £350 -6.67% 2
Hertfordshire -20 12 £363 -3.33% 7
Bedfordshire +9 5 £560 +31.76%
Suffolk -9 1 £250 - 1
Oracle Database
England

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Database 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 of England region with a requirement for Oracle Database.

1 59 (100.00%) Oracle
2 25 (42.37%) SQL
3 24 (40.68%) Java
4 22 (37.29%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (30.51%) ETL
5 18 (30.51%) JIRA
6 15 (25.42%) Spring
6 15 (25.42%) MySQL
7 14 (23.73%) PL/SQL
8 13 (22.03%) Migration
9 12 (20.34%) Amazon AWS
10 11 (18.64%) Git (software)
10 11 (18.64%) Finance
10 11 (18.64%) SOAP
10 11 (18.64%) Linux
11 10 (16.95%) Unix
11 10 (16.95%) Scrum
11 10 (16.95%) Jenkins
11 10 (16.95%) Spring Boot
12 9 (15.25%) Oracle Database 12c
13 8 (13.56%) JUnit
13 8 (13.56%) SOA
13 8 (13.56%) Microservices
13 8 (13.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 7 (11.86%) Microsoft Azure
14 7 (11.86%) SoapUI
14 7 (11.86%) REST
14 7 (11.86%) Continuous Improvement
14 7 (11.86%) SQL Server
14 7 (11.86%) TDD

Oracle Database
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 8 (13.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 6 (10.17%) Confluence
3 4 (6.78%) Oracle Service Bus
4 3 (5.08%) WebLogic
5 2 (3.39%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (3.39%) Oracle BPEL
6 1 (1.69%) AquaLogic
6 1 (1.69%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.39%) HFM
1 2 (3.39%) Hyperion Planning
1 2 (3.39%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.69%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 12 (20.34%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (11.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (6.78%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.08%) HTTP
2 1 (1.69%) PuTTY
2 1 (1.69%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (25.42%) MySQL
2 9 (15.25%) Oracle Database 12c
3 7 (11.86%) SQL Server
4 5 (8.47%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (8.47%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (6.78%) BODI
5 4 (6.78%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (6.78%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 4 (6.78%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (6.78%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (6.78%) Oracle ODI
5 4 (6.78%) Pentaho
6 3 (5.08%) Essbase
6 3 (5.08%) MongoDB
6 3 (5.08%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (3.39%) DB2
7 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (3.39%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 18 (30.51%) JIRA
2 11 (18.64%) Git (software)
3 10 (16.95%) Jenkins
4 8 (13.56%) JUnit
5 7 (11.86%) SoapUI
6 6 (10.17%) Selenium
7 5 (8.47%) Toad
8 4 (6.78%) JMeter
8 4 (6.78%) Oracle APEX
8 4 (6.78%) TeamCity
9 3 (5.08%) LoadRunner
9 3 (5.08%) Maven
9 3 (5.08%) Sonatype Nexus
9 3 (5.08%) Vagrant
9 3 (5.08%) WebDriver
10 2 (3.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (3.39%) JDeveloper
10 2 (3.39%) PowerDesigner
11 1 (1.69%) GitLab
11 1 (1.69%) Subversion
General
1 11 (18.64%) Finance
2 3 (5.08%) Retail
3 2 (3.39%) Multimedia
3 2 (3.39%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.69%) Back Office
4 1 (1.69%) Banking
4 1 (1.69%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 35 (59.32%) Developer
2 15 (25.42%) Java Developer
3 9 (15.25%) Architect
4 7 (11.86%) DBA
4 7 (11.86%) Oracle Developer
5 6 (10.17%) Analyst
5 6 (10.17%) Lead Developer
5 6 (10.17%) Lead Java Developer
6 5 (8.47%) Oracle DBA
6 5 (8.47%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (6.78%) Administrator
7 4 (6.78%) C++ Developer
7 4 (6.78%) ETL Developer
8 3 (5.08%) Data Architect
8 3 (5.08%) OBIEE Developer
8 3 (5.08%) QA Tester
8 3 (5.08%) SQL DBA
8 3 (5.08%) Systems Analyst
8 3 (5.08%) Tester
9 2 (3.39%) Java Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (25.42%) Spring
2 11 (18.64%) SOAP
3 10 (16.95%) Spring Boot
4 7 (11.86%) REST
5 5 (8.47%) Hibernate
6 4 (6.78%) J2EE
6 4 (6.78%) JMS
6 4 (6.78%) Middleware
6 4 (6.78%) XML
6 4 (6.78%) XSLT
7 3 (5.08%) .NET
7 3 (5.08%) JSON
7 3 (5.08%) Spring Batch
7 3 (5.08%) Web Services
7 3 (5.08%) XML Schema
8 2 (3.39%) Grails
8 2 (3.39%) HTML5
8 2 (3.39%) Java EE
8 2 (3.39%) Oracle Fusion
8 2 (3.39%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.08%) User Experience
2 2 (3.39%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (3.39%) Data Structures
2 2 (3.39%) Hedge funds
2 2 (3.39%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.39%) N-Tier
2 2 (3.39%) Pharmacovigilance
2 2 (3.39%) Reference Data
2 2 (3.39%) Wiki
3 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.69%) Clustering
3 1 (1.69%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.69%) HP Superdome
Operating Systems
1 11 (18.64%) Linux
2 10 (16.95%) Unix
3 4 (6.78%) Solaris
4 3 (5.08%) CentOS
4 3 (5.08%) Windows
5 1 (1.69%) AIX
5 1 (1.69%) HPUX
5 1 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.69%) VMS
5 1 (1.69%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.69%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.69%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (37.29%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (30.51%) ETL
3 13 (22.03%) Migration
4 10 (16.95%) Scrum
5 8 (13.56%) Microservices
5 8 (13.56%) SOA
6 7 (11.86%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (11.86%) Scaled Agile Framework
6 7 (11.86%) TDD
7 6 (10.17%) Data Modelling
7 6 (10.17%) Software Engineering
7 6 (10.17%) User Stories
8 5 (8.47%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (8.47%) Customer Requirements
8 5 (8.47%) Data Analysis
8 5 (8.47%) Data Migration
8 5 (8.47%) Test Automation
9 4 (6.78%) Continuous Improvement Process
9 4 (6.78%) DevOps
9 4 (6.78%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 25 (42.37%) SQL
2 24 (40.68%) Java
3 14 (23.73%) PL/SQL
4 6 (10.17%) C#
5 5 (8.47%) Java 8
6 4 (6.78%) C++
7 2 (3.39%) Groovy
8 1 (1.69%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.69%) Perl
8 1 (1.69%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.69%) Ruby
8 1 (1.69%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.69%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.69%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 6 (10.17%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.78%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.39%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (3.39%) Degree
3 2 (3.39%) OCPJP
3 2 (3.39%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (3.39%) Sun Certification
4 1 (1.69%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.69%) ISEB
4 1 (1.69%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.69%) MCDBA
4 1 (1.69%) MCSE
4 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.69%) OCP
4 1 (1.69%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.08%) Data Quality
1 3 (5.08%) QA
2 1 (1.69%) GDPR
2 1 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 5 (8.47%) Docker
2 1 (1.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.69%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.69%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 4 (6.78%) Ansible
2 1 (1.69%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.69%) Kibana
2 1 (1.69%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.69%) SCCM
2 1 (1.69%) SCOM
2 1 (1.69%) Terraform
2 1 (1.69%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 59 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (8.47%) JDA
3 3 (5.08%) ForeScout
3 3 (5.08%) Lumesse
3 3 (5.08%) Red Hat
3 3 (5.08%) SAP
3 3 (5.08%) Splunk
3 3 (5.08%) Thycotic
3 3 (5.08%) TIBCO
4 2 (3.39%) Hyperion
4 2 (3.39%) IBM
4 2 (3.39%) Sun
5 1 (1.69%) Avaya
5 1 (1.69%) Cisco
5 1 (1.69%) Citrix
5 1 (1.69%) Cloudera
5 1 (1.69%) FireEye
5 1 (1.69%) HP
5 1 (1.69%) Microsoft