Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 99 164 140
Rank change year-on-year +65 -24 -40
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 83 47 64
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.00% 0.94% 1.31%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.49% 5.08% 6.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 28 38
East of England median daily rate £450 £497 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.45% +28.25% -3.13%
10th Percentile £376 £354 £269
90th Percentile £625 £556 £603
England median daily rate £463 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +8.82% - +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
East of England median hourly rate - £50.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +81.82% -30.10%
England median hourly rate £40.50 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +15.71% -12.50% -

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 791 926 920
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 19.08% 18.55% 18.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 510 590 519
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
10th Percentile £338 £300 £275
90th Percentile £625 £575 £568
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 20 19
East of England median hourly rate £42.00 £23.50 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +78.72% -25.40% -11.09%
10th Percentile £12.25 £13.66 £15.42
90th Percentile £58.25 £44.63 £40.00
England median hourly rate £35.00 £29.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +18.64% -1.67% -

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 22 September 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
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 22 September 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 +50 55 £450 -11.76%
Hertfordshire +5 19 £525 +25.00% 2
Bedfordshire +14 3 £436 -22.10%
Suffolk +16 2 £395 +58.00%
Cambridgeshire -13 2 £469 +47.06% 1
Norfolk - 2 £400 - 1
Oracle Database
England

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 83 (100.00%) Oracle
2 53 (63.86%) MySQL
3 51 (61.45%) Linux
4 44 (53.01%) Agile Software Development
5 40 (48.19%) Unix
6 38 (45.78%) Red Hat
7 35 (42.17%) AWS
8 30 (36.14%) Java
9 28 (33.73%) Git (software)
10 27 (32.53%) Jenkins
11 26 (31.33%) JIRA
11 26 (31.33%) JUnit
11 26 (31.33%) Scrum
11 26 (31.33%) TDD
12 25 (30.12%) CentOS
12 25 (30.12%) BDD
12 25 (30.12%) Scaled Agile Framework
13 24 (28.92%) Microservices
14 23 (27.71%) Spring
14 23 (27.71%) DevOps
15 22 (26.51%) Spring Boot
16 20 (24.10%) SoapUI
16 20 (24.10%) SOAP
17 16 (19.28%) Process Improvement
18 15 (18.07%) Test Strategy
18 15 (18.07%) Continuous Improvement
18 15 (18.07%) Problem-Solving
19 14 (16.87%) Ansible
19 14 (16.87%) Mentoring
19 14 (16.87%) Security Cleared

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 4 (4.82%) Confluence
2 3 (3.61%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (3.61%) OpenStack
2 3 (3.61%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (2.41%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.20%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (1.20%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (1.20%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.20%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.20%) WebSphere Portal
4 1 (1.20%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (6.02%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (6.02%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 35 (42.17%) AWS
2 8 (9.64%) IaaS
2 8 (9.64%) PaaS
3 3 (3.61%) Azure
3 3 (3.61%) GCP
4 1 (1.20%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.61%) LAN
1 3 (3.61%) TCP/IP
1 3 (3.61%) WAN
1 3 (3.61%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (63.86%) MySQL
2 12 (14.46%) Oracle Database 12c
3 9 (10.84%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (10.84%) Oracle Database 11g
3 9 (10.84%) Pentaho
4 6 (7.23%) PowerCenter
5 5 (6.02%) BODI
5 5 (6.02%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (6.02%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 5 (6.02%) Oracle Exadata
5 5 (6.02%) SQL Server
6 4 (4.82%) Data Mart
6 4 (4.82%) Hadoop
6 4 (4.82%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (4.82%) RDBMS
6 4 (4.82%) Relational Database
6 4 (4.82%) SAP Data Services
7 3 (3.61%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (3.61%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.20%) DB2
Development Applications
1 28 (33.73%) Git (software)
2 27 (32.53%) Jenkins
3 26 (31.33%) JIRA
3 26 (31.33%) JUnit
4 20 (24.10%) SoapUI
5 3 (3.61%) GitLab
6 2 (2.41%) ER Studio
7 1 (1.20%) Ant
7 1 (1.20%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.20%) Gradle
7 1 (1.20%) IntelliJ
7 1 (1.20%) Maven
7 1 (1.20%) SonarQube
7 1 (1.20%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (1.20%) TestNG
7 1 (1.20%) Toad
7 1 (1.20%) XMLSpy
General
1 6 (7.23%) Public Sector
2 2 (2.41%) Banking
2 2 (2.41%) Finance
3 1 (1.20%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.20%) Retail
Job Titles
1 37 (44.58%) Developer
2 24 (28.92%) Java Developer
3 12 (14.46%) DBA
3 12 (14.46%) Oracle DBA
4 11 (13.25%) DevOps Engineer
5 10 (12.05%) Lead Developer
5 10 (12.05%) Lead Java Developer
6 7 (8.43%) Architect
7 6 (7.23%) ETL Developer
8 5 (6.02%) Analyst
8 5 (6.02%) Infrastructure Architect
9 4 (4.82%) Data Analyst
9 4 (4.82%) Oracle Developer
9 4 (4.82%) Senior Developer
10 3 (3.61%) Applications Support
10 3 (3.61%) Java Team Leader
10 3 (3.61%) Team Leader
11 2 (2.41%) Consultant
11 2 (2.41%) Senior Java Developer
11 2 (2.41%) Senior Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (27.71%) Spring
2 22 (26.51%) Spring Boot
3 20 (24.10%) SOAP
4 10 (12.05%) XML
5 5 (6.02%) JDBC
6 4 (4.82%) Kafka
7 3 (3.61%) J2EE
7 3 (3.61%) Middleware
7 3 (3.61%) Oracle Fusion
8 2 (2.41%) Velocity
8 2 (2.41%) Web Services
9 1 (1.20%) .NET
9 1 (1.20%) AngularJS
9 1 (1.20%) Java EE
9 1 (1.20%) jQuery
9 1 (1.20%) LDAP
9 1 (1.20%) REST
9 1 (1.20%) SailPoint
9 1 (1.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (1.20%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.02%) Data Centre
2 3 (3.61%) HP Superdome
3 2 (2.41%) Algorithms
3 2 (2.41%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.41%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (2.41%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.20%) Cloud Native
4 1 (1.20%) Clustering
4 1 (1.20%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.20%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (1.20%) State Machine
Operating Systems
1 51 (61.45%) Linux
2 40 (48.19%) Unix
3 25 (30.12%) CentOS
4 13 (15.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (7.23%) Windows
6 5 (6.02%) Solaris
7 4 (4.82%) Windows Server
8 3 (3.61%) AIX
8 3 (3.61%) HPUX
8 3 (3.61%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (53.01%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (31.33%) Scrum
2 26 (31.33%) TDD
3 25 (30.12%) BDD
3 25 (30.12%) Scaled Agile Framework
4 24 (28.92%) Microservices
5 23 (27.71%) DevOps
6 16 (19.28%) Process Improvement
7 15 (18.07%) Continuous Improvement
7 15 (18.07%) Problem-Solving
7 15 (18.07%) Test Strategy
8 14 (16.87%) Mentoring
9 13 (15.66%) ETL
10 12 (14.46%) User Stories
11 11 (13.25%) Continuous Improvement Process
11 11 (13.25%) Epics
12 10 (12.05%) Data Modelling
13 9 (10.84%) Migration
14 6 (7.23%) Business Intelligence
14 6 (7.23%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 30 (36.14%) Java
2 12 (14.46%) SQL
3 7 (8.43%) PL/SQL
4 4 (4.82%) Shell Script
5 3 (3.61%) Python
6 2 (2.41%) C
7 1 (1.20%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 14 (16.87%) Security Cleared
2 13 (15.66%) SC Cleared
3 12 (14.46%) OCPJP
3 12 (14.46%) Sun Certification
4 4 (4.82%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (3.61%) Degree
6 2 (2.41%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (1.20%) HNC
7 1 (1.20%) OCP
7 1 (1.20%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.41%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.20%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (12.05%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (4.82%) Apache Flume
3 3 (3.61%) Ceph
3 3 (3.61%) Docker
3 3 (3.61%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.61%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (16.87%) Ansible
2 13 (15.66%) Terraform
3 10 (12.05%) Data Guard
4 8 (9.64%) Oracle RMAN
5 3 (3.61%) Grafana
5 3 (3.61%) Kubernetes
5 3 (3.61%) Prometheus
5 3 (3.61%) SCCM
5 3 (3.61%) SCOM
6 2 (2.41%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (1.20%) CA Single Sign-On
7 1 (1.20%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (1.20%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 1 (1.20%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 83 (100.00%) Oracle
2 38 (45.78%) Red Hat
3 12 (14.46%) Sun
4 6 (7.23%) Cisco
4 6 (7.23%) Citrix
4 6 (7.23%) Informatica
4 6 (7.23%) VMware
5 4 (4.82%) SAP
6 3 (3.61%) Aruba
6 3 (3.61%) F5
6 3 (3.61%) FireEye
6 3 (3.61%) Google
6 3 (3.61%) HP
6 3 (3.61%) Juniper
6 3 (3.61%) NetApp
7 2 (2.41%) IBM
7 2 (2.41%) IDERA
7 2 (2.41%) Teradata
8 1 (1.20%) CA
8 1 (1.20%) IFS