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 3 months to 27 June 2017 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
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 117 80 100
Rank change year-on-year -37 +20  
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 16 52 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.68% 2.05% 1.62%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.56% 9.65% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 33 28
Median daily rate £400 £425 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% -4.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £266 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £384 £385
% change year-on-year +4.23% -0.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £39.34 £39.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +0.22%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.39 £35.72 £55.75
% change year-on-year +21.48% -35.93%  

Oracle Database is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next 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 and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 450 539 735
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 19.23% 21.22% 24.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 315 415
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 27 22
Median hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.00% +48.93%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £27.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.75 £42.28 £45.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.14 £26.00
% change year-on-year +22.04% +19.75%  

Oracle Database
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing Oracle Database as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

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 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire -6 7 £400 -3.03% 4
Hertfordshire -15 7 £256 -43.05% 1
Suffolk - 2 - -
Oracle Database
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Database also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Oracle Database.

1 62 (100.00%) Oracle
2 32 (51.61%) WebLogic
3 28 (45.16%) SQL
4 25 (40.32%) XML
5 24 (38.71%) XSLT
6 23 (37.10%) Oracle Database 10g
7 22 (35.48%) Java
8 20 (32.26%) PL/SQL
8 20 (32.26%) JSP
9 19 (30.65%) Agile Software Development
10 17 (27.42%) Scrum
10 17 (27.42%) OO
11 16 (25.81%) J2EE
11 16 (25.81%) ETL
11 16 (25.81%) Oracle Database 11g
12 15 (24.19%) Oracle Reports
13 14 (22.58%) SOA
13 14 (22.58%) Finance
13 14 (22.58%) Configuration Management
13 14 (22.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 13 (20.97%) Oracle Database 12c
14 13 (20.97%) Performance Tuning
14 13 (20.97%) Spring
15 12 (19.35%) Hibernate
15 12 (19.35%) Business Intelligence
15 12 (19.35%) Linux
15 12 (19.35%) UML
15 12 (19.35%) Unix
15 12 (19.35%) Continuous Integration
15 12 (19.35%) DevOps

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 32 (51.61%) WebLogic
2 14 (22.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 6 (9.68%) Oracle Service Bus
4 3 (4.84%) Confluence
5 2 (3.23%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (3.23%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.61%) IIS
6 1 (1.61%) JBoss
6 1 (1.61%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (1.61%) WebLogic Portal
Business Applications
1 4 (6.45%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (3.23%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (3.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (1.61%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.90%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.61%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.84%) SSL
2 2 (3.23%) Internet
3 1 (1.61%) Firewall
3 1 (1.61%) NAS
3 1 (1.61%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (37.10%) Oracle Database 10g
2 16 (25.81%) Oracle Database 11g
3 15 (24.19%) Oracle Reports
4 13 (20.97%) Oracle Database 12c
5 9 (14.52%) Oracle9i Database
5 9 (14.52%) Relational Database
6 7 (11.29%) BusinessObjects
7 6 (9.68%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 6 (9.68%) Crystal Reports
7 6 (9.68%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (9.68%) Pentaho
7 6 (9.68%) SAP Data Services
7 6 (9.68%) SQL Server
8 5 (8.06%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 5 (8.06%) Oracle ODI
9 3 (4.84%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (4.84%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (4.84%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (3.23%) Oracle BI EE
10 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (12.90%) PVCS
2 4 (6.45%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.45%) Subversion
3 3 (4.84%) CA Gen
3 3 (4.84%) JIRA
3 3 (4.84%) Maven
3 3 (4.84%) SoapUI
4 2 (3.23%) PowerDesigner
5 1 (1.61%) JMeter
5 1 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (22.58%) Finance
2 5 (8.06%) Banking
2 5 (8.06%) Retail
3 2 (3.23%) Advertising
3 2 (3.23%) Electronics
3 2 (3.23%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.23%) Marketing
3 2 (3.23%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.61%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.61%) Automotive
4 1 (1.61%) General Ledger
4 1 (1.61%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 21 (33.87%) Architect
2 18 (29.03%) Developer
3 13 (20.97%) Technical Architect
4 10 (16.13%) DBA
5 8 (12.90%) Oracle DBA
6 7 (11.29%) Applications Support
6 7 (11.29%) Digital Architect
6 7 (11.29%) Digital Technical Architect
6 7 (11.29%) Oracle Architect
7 6 (9.68%) ETL Developer
7 6 (9.68%) Java Developer
7 6 (9.68%) Oracle Developer
7 6 (9.68%) Pentaho Developer
8 4 (6.45%) Analyst
8 4 (6.45%) Consultant
8 4 (6.45%) Oracle ETL Developer
8 4 (6.45%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (6.45%) SQL DBA
9 3 (4.84%) Oracle Technical Architect
9 3 (4.84%) SOA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (40.32%) XML
2 24 (38.71%) XSLT
3 20 (32.26%) JSP
4 16 (25.81%) J2EE
5 13 (20.97%) Spring
6 12 (19.35%) Hibernate
7 11 (17.74%) Servlets
8 10 (16.13%) XML Schema
9 9 (14.52%) Java EE
9 9 (14.52%) JMS
9 9 (14.52%) XSD
10 8 (12.90%) JSF
10 8 (12.90%) SOAP
10 8 (12.90%) XSL
11 7 (11.29%) Middleware
11 7 (11.29%) REST
11 7 (11.29%) Struts
11 7 (11.29%) Web Services
12 5 (8.06%) JPA
13 4 (6.45%) EJB 3.0
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.68%) Mainframe
2 2 (3.23%) Clustering
2 2 (3.23%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.23%) N-Tier
2 2 (3.23%) Replication
3 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (19.35%) Linux
1 12 (19.35%) Unix
2 6 (9.68%) VME
3 1 (1.61%) Android
3 1 (1.61%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.61%) Solaris
3 1 (1.61%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (30.65%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (27.42%) OO
2 17 (27.42%) Scrum
3 16 (25.81%) ETL
4 14 (22.58%) Configuration Management
4 14 (22.58%) SOA
5 13 (20.97%) Performance Tuning
6 12 (19.35%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (19.35%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (19.35%) DevOps
6 12 (19.35%) UML
7 9 (14.52%) High Availability
7 9 (14.52%) Mentoring
8 8 (12.90%) Data Modelling
9 7 (11.29%) Data Analysis
9 7 (11.29%) Enterprise Architecture
9 7 (11.29%) Technical Analysis
10 6 (9.68%) RUP
10 6 (9.68%) Waterfall
11 5 (8.06%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 28 (45.16%) SQL
2 22 (35.48%) Java
3 20 (32.26%) PL/SQL
4 6 (9.68%) JavaScript
5 4 (6.45%) Shell Script
6 3 (4.84%) Perl
6 3 (4.84%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.23%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.61%) C
8 1 (1.61%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.61%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (11.29%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.84%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.23%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (3.23%) MCDBA
3 2 (3.23%) MCSE
3 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.23%) OCP
3 2 (3.23%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (1.61%) CompTIA Security+
4 1 (1.61%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.61%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.68%) SLA
2 2 (3.23%) QA
3 1 (1.61%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 11 (17.74%) Oracle RAC
2 8 (12.90%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (9.68%) Data Guard
2 4 (6.45%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (3.23%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (3.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (1.61%) EMC Navisphere
4 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (1.61%) Nagios
4 1 (1.61%) OpenView
Vendors
1 62 (100.00%) Oracle
2 8 (12.90%) BEA
3 6 (9.68%) SAP
4 5 (8.06%) Fujitsu
4 5 (8.06%) Informatica
5 4 (6.45%) webMethods
6 3 (4.84%) HP
6 3 (4.84%) Lumesse
6 3 (4.84%) Pega
6 3 (4.84%) Splunk
6 3 (4.84%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.61%) 3PAR
7 1 (1.61%) EMC
7 1 (1.61%) Google
7 1 (1.61%) Hyperion
7 1 (1.61%) JDA
7 1 (1.61%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.61%) NetApp
7 1 (1.61%) ReadSoft
7 1 (1.61%) WSO2