Period
to 19 March 2019

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 19 March 2019 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
19 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 90 133 100
Rank change year-on-year +43 -33 +36
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 96 65 99
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.34% 1.41% 2.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.02% 7.00% 11.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 43 58
East of England median daily rate £469 £430 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.01% -4.44% +12.50%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £212
90th Percentile £543 £588 £525
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 0
East of England median hourly rate £20.93 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -47.68% - -
England median hourly rate £40.00 £41.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year -4.19% +4.38% +0.63%

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 871 929 851
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 21.27% 20.11% 19.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 507 543 530
East of England median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £325 £300 £225
90th Percentile £575 £575 £550
England median daily rate £488 £475 £440
% change year-on-year +2.63% +7.95% +3.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 26 27
East of England median hourly rate £18.75 £36.27 £31.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.30% +15.33% -13.84%
10th Percentile £12.78 £14.80 £13.97
90th Percentile £56.60 £45.00 £45.40
England median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year - +40.00% -1.73%

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 19 March 2019.

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 19 March 2019.

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 19 March 2019. 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 +33 60 £500 -2.44% 8
Cambridgeshire +18 17 £350 -3.45%
Hertfordshire -3 14 £469 +10.29% 6
Bedfordshire +7 4 £298 -45.91%
Norfolk +4 1 £438 +16.67%
Oracle Database
England

For the 6 months to 19 March 2019, 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 96 (100.00%) Oracle
2 41 (42.71%) Linux
2 41 (42.71%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (39.58%) MySQL
4 34 (35.42%) Unix
4 34 (35.42%) Amazon AWS
5 33 (34.38%) Java
6 31 (32.29%) Git (software)
7 27 (28.13%) JIRA
8 26 (27.08%) TDD
8 26 (27.08%) Spring
8 26 (27.08%) Jenkins
9 25 (26.04%) SQL
9 25 (26.04%) ETL
9 25 (26.04%) Microservices
10 24 (25.00%) Red Hat
10 24 (25.00%) BDD
11 23 (23.96%) Spring Boot
12 19 (19.79%) JUnit
12 19 (19.79%) SOAP
13 18 (18.75%) Solaris
13 18 (18.75%) Scrum
13 18 (18.75%) Scaled Agile Framework
14 17 (17.71%) CentOS
14 17 (17.71%) SoapUI
14 17 (17.71%) Continuous Improvement
15 16 (16.67%) Security Cleared
16 15 (15.63%) SC Cleared
16 15 (15.63%) Problem-Solving
17 14 (14.58%) Data Modelling

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 9 (9.38%) WebLogic
2 8 (8.33%) Confluence
3 2 (2.08%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.04%) Oracle BPEL
4 1 (1.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.04%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.04%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (3.13%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.04%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.08%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 34 (35.42%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.13%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.13%) SAN
2 1 (1.04%) PuTTY
2 1 (1.04%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (39.58%) MySQL
2 11 (11.46%) BODI
2 11 (11.46%) BusinessObjects
2 11 (11.46%) RDBMS
2 11 (11.46%) Relational Database
3 10 (10.42%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 10 (10.42%) Pentaho
4 9 (9.38%) Oracle Database 12c
4 9 (9.38%) SQL Server
5 8 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (6.25%) Oracle ODI
7 5 (5.21%) Ingres
7 5 (5.21%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (5.21%) PowerCenter
8 4 (4.17%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (4.17%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (2.08%) DataStage
9 2 (2.08%) DB2
9 2 (2.08%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 31 (32.29%) Git (software)
2 27 (28.13%) JIRA
3 26 (27.08%) Jenkins
4 19 (19.79%) JUnit
5 17 (17.71%) SoapUI
6 5 (5.21%) ER Studio
6 5 (5.21%) Toad
7 4 (4.17%) Oracle APEX
8 3 (3.13%) Checkstyle
8 3 (3.13%) Maven
8 3 (3.13%) Selenium
8 3 (3.13%) TeamCity
8 3 (3.13%) WebDriver
9 2 (2.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (2.08%) Subversion
10 1 (1.04%) Cucumber
10 1 (1.04%) ERwin
10 1 (1.04%) JDeveloper
10 1 (1.04%) JMeter
10 1 (1.04%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (5.21%) Finance
2 3 (3.13%) Multimedia
3 2 (2.08%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.04%) Back Office
4 1 (1.04%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 50 (52.08%) Developer
2 26 (27.08%) Java Developer
3 20 (20.83%) Lead Developer
4 19 (19.79%) Lead Java Developer
5 13 (13.54%) ETL Developer
5 13 (13.54%) Team Leader
6 12 (12.50%) DBA
7 10 (10.42%) Java Team Leader
8 9 (9.38%) Architect
9 8 (8.33%) Administrator
9 8 (8.33%) Analyst
10 5 (5.21%) Azure Architect
10 5 (5.21%) Oracle DBA
10 5 (5.21%) Oracle Developer
11 4 (4.17%) DevOps Engineer
11 4 (4.17%) Ingres DBA
12 3 (3.13%) C++ Developer
12 3 (3.13%) Cloud Architect
12 3 (3.13%) Oracle Architect
12 3 (3.13%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (27.08%) Spring
2 23 (23.96%) Spring Boot
3 19 (19.79%) SOAP
4 12 (12.50%) J2EE
5 10 (10.42%) REST
6 8 (8.33%) Middleware
7 5 (5.21%) XML
8 4 (4.17%) RabbitMQ
9 3 (3.13%) .NET
9 3 (3.13%) Hibernate
9 3 (3.13%) HTML
9 3 (3.13%) Java EE
9 3 (3.13%) JSF
9 3 (3.13%) JSP
9 3 (3.13%) Struts
9 3 (3.13%) XSL
9 3 (3.13%) XSLT
10 2 (2.08%) Grails
10 2 (2.08%) Velocity
10 2 (2.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.38%) Hybrid Cloud
2 4 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.13%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (2.08%) Clustering
4 2 (2.08%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.08%) Hedge funds
4 2 (2.08%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.08%) Public Cloud
4 2 (2.08%) Virtual Team
4 2 (2.08%) Wiki
5 1 (1.04%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.04%) HP Superdome
5 1 (1.04%) Pharmacovigilance
Operating Systems
1 41 (42.71%) Linux
2 34 (35.42%) Unix
3 18 (18.75%) Solaris
4 17 (17.71%) CentOS
5 7 (7.29%) AIX
5 7 (7.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (4.17%) Windows
7 1 (1.04%) HPUX
7 1 (1.04%) VMS
7 1 (1.04%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (42.71%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (27.08%) TDD
3 25 (26.04%) ETL
3 25 (26.04%) Microservices
4 24 (25.00%) BDD
5 18 (18.75%) Scaled Agile Framework
5 18 (18.75%) Scrum
6 17 (17.71%) Continuous Improvement
7 15 (15.63%) Problem-Solving
8 14 (14.58%) Data Modelling
9 11 (11.46%) Customer Requirements
9 11 (11.46%) Pair Programming
10 10 (10.42%) Test Scripting
11 9 (9.38%) Migration
11 9 (9.38%) User Stories
12 8 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement Process
12 8 (8.33%) Process Improvement
12 8 (8.33%) Project Planning
12 8 (8.33%) Test Strategy
13 7 (7.29%) Epics
Programming Languages
1 33 (34.38%) Java
2 25 (26.04%) SQL
3 13 (13.54%) Java 8
4 12 (12.50%) PL/SQL
5 6 (6.25%) C#
6 4 (4.17%) T-SQL
7 3 (3.13%) C++
8 2 (2.08%) Groovy
8 2 (2.08%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.08%) Python
9 1 (1.04%) Perl
9 1 (1.04%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 15 (15.63%) SC Cleared
3 7 (7.29%) OCPJP
3 7 (7.29%) Sun Certification
4 3 (3.13%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (1.04%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.04%) Degree
5 1 (1.04%) ISEB
5 1 (1.04%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.04%) MCDBA
5 1 (1.04%) MCSE
5 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.04%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.17%) Data Quality
1 4 (4.17%) QA
2 2 (2.08%) SLA
3 1 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 11 (11.46%) Docker
2 5 (5.21%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.04%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.04%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (7.29%) Ansible
2 6 (6.25%) Terraform
3 3 (3.13%) Data Guard
3 3 (3.13%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (1.04%) CA Single Sign-On
4 1 (1.04%) Kibana
4 1 (1.04%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 1 (1.04%) SCCM
4 1 (1.04%) SCOM
4 1 (1.04%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 96 (100.00%) Oracle
2 24 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 14 (14.58%) Microsoft
4 8 (8.33%) IBM
5 7 (7.29%) Sun
5 7 (7.29%) VMware
6 5 (5.21%) IDERA
6 5 (5.21%) Informatica
7 2 (2.08%) Capita
7 2 (2.08%) Fujitsu
7 2 (2.08%) HP
8 1 (1.04%) CA
8 1 (1.04%) Cisco
8 1 (1.04%) Citrix
8 1 (1.04%) Cloudera
8 1 (1.04%) FireEye
8 1 (1.04%) TIBCO