Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 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
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 123 93 122
Rank change year-on-year -30 +29 -51
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 76 110 94
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.47% 2.26% 1.59%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.72% 9.81% 7.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 74 53
East of England median daily rate £375 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% - +23.08%
10th Percentile £300 £233 £300
90th Percentile £553 £484 £495
England median daily rate £433 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +1.76% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
East of England median hourly rate £27.50 £35.43 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.38% -21.27% +50.00%
10th Percentile £26.25 £33.18 £42.50
90th Percentile £28.75 £37.68 £47.50
England median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +2.50% - +5.26%

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 984 1121 1295
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 19.07% 22.99% 21.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 562 687 732
East of England median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £288 £230 £225
90th Percentile £574 £538 £538
England median daily rate £460 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.24% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 42 52
East of England median hourly rate £29.50 £36.07 £31.76
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.21% +13.57% +11.44%
10th Percentile £16.18 £15.75 £14.00
90th Percentile £40.38 £45.98 £47.43
England median hourly rate £32.00 £27.75 £27.64
% change year-on-year +15.32% +0.40% +12.82%

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 24 November 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 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
Hertfordshire -32 32 £360 -10.00% 6
Cambridgeshire -20 14 £375 -6.25% 3
Essex -27 13 £355 +22.41% 1
Bedfordshire -10 8 £425 +93.18%
Suffolk - 7 - -
Norfolk -9 2 £160 -67.35% 1
Oracle Database
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 76 (100.00%) Oracle
2 52 (68.42%) SQL
3 32 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (38.16%) PL/SQL
5 25 (32.89%) XML
5 25 (32.89%) Scrum
6 21 (27.63%) Unix
6 21 (27.63%) JIRA
7 20 (26.32%) Confluence
7 20 (26.32%) Java
8 19 (25.00%) Kanban
9 18 (23.68%) Oracle Database 10g
10 17 (22.37%) Migration
11 16 (21.05%) Oracle Database 11g
11 16 (21.05%) Git (software)
12 15 (19.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 15 (19.74%) Atlassian
12 15 (19.74%) SOA
13 14 (18.42%) Web Services
14 13 (17.11%) Linux
14 13 (17.11%) Spring
15 12 (15.79%) RESTful
15 12 (15.79%) Tomcat
15 12 (15.79%) J2EE
15 12 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
15 12 (15.79%) Docker
16 11 (14.47%) Maven
16 11 (14.47%) Data Analysis
17 10 (13.16%) Oracle RAC
17 10 (13.16%) Oracle Exadata

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 20 (26.32%) Confluence
2 15 (19.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 12 (15.79%) Tomcat
4 10 (13.16%) WebLogic
5 9 (11.84%) JBoss
6 6 (7.89%) Cloud Foundry
7 3 (3.95%) Apache
7 3 (3.95%) OpenStack
8 1 (1.32%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (1.32%) IIS
8 1 (1.32%) Liferay
8 1 (1.32%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (1.32%) SAS
8 1 (1.32%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (7.89%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 6 (7.89%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (5.26%) Oracle Retail
3 3 (3.95%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (1.32%) Maximo
4 1 (1.32%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (1.32%) SAP MDG
4 1 (1.32%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (7.89%) AWS CloudFormation
2 6 (7.89%) Google Cloud Platform
2 6 (7.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.32%) DHCP
1 1 (1.32%) DNS
1 1 (1.32%) Firewall
1 1 (1.32%) HTTP
1 1 (1.32%) Internet
1 1 (1.32%) SAN
1 1 (1.32%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.32%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (23.68%) Oracle Database 10g
2 16 (21.05%) Oracle Database 11g
3 12 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (13.16%) Oracle Database 12c
4 10 (13.16%) Oracle Exadata
5 9 (11.84%) MySQL
5 9 (11.84%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (11.84%) RDBMS
5 9 (11.84%) Relational Database
6 7 (9.21%) DB2
6 7 (9.21%) Oracle Reports
7 6 (7.89%) MongoDB
7 6 (7.89%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 6 (7.89%) Oracle OWB
7 6 (7.89%) SQLPlus
8 5 (6.58%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (6.58%) SQL Server
9 2 (2.63%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (2.63%) Oracle ODI
9 2 (2.63%) Redis
Development Applications
1 21 (27.63%) JIRA
2 16 (21.05%) Git (software)
3 11 (14.47%) Maven
4 10 (13.16%) JUnit
4 10 (13.16%) SoapUI
5 8 (10.53%) Sonatype Nexus
6 7 (9.21%) Bitbucket
6 7 (9.21%) Subversion
7 6 (7.89%) Toad
7 6 (7.89%) Vagrant
7 6 (7.89%) XMLSpy
8 3 (3.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (3.95%) Jenkins
8 3 (3.95%) PowerDesigner
8 3 (3.95%) TeamCity
9 2 (2.63%) Apache Ivy
9 2 (2.63%) Checkstyle
9 2 (2.63%) Gradle
9 2 (2.63%) Oracle APEX
9 2 (2.63%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 8 (10.53%) Finance
2 7 (9.21%) Retail
3 2 (2.63%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.32%) Billing
4 1 (1.32%) French Language
4 1 (1.32%) Marketing
4 1 (1.32%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 24 (31.58%) Developer
2 18 (23.68%) DBA
3 17 (22.37%) Oracle DBA
4 14 (18.42%) Java Developer
5 12 (15.79%) Architect
6 11 (14.47%) Senior Developer
7 8 (10.53%) Oracle Developer
8 6 (7.89%) Analyst
9 5 (6.58%) Senior Oracle Developer
9 5 (6.58%) SQL DBA
10 4 (5.26%) Consultant
11 3 (3.95%) Administrator
11 3 (3.95%) Data Analyst
11 3 (3.95%) Oracle Architect
11 3 (3.95%) Senior Java Developer
12 2 (2.63%) PL/SQL Developer
12 2 (2.63%) Ruby Developer
12 2 (2.63%) Senior UI Developer
12 2 (2.63%) SQL Developer
12 2 (2.63%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (32.89%) XML
2 14 (18.42%) Web Services
3 13 (17.11%) Spring
4 12 (15.79%) J2EE
4 12 (15.79%) RESTful
5 10 (13.16%) SOAP
6 9 (11.84%) .NET
6 9 (11.84%) jQuery
6 9 (11.84%) JSON
6 9 (11.84%) XML Schema
7 8 (10.53%) .NET Framework
8 6 (7.89%) AngularJS
8 6 (7.89%) boto
8 6 (7.89%) HTML
8 6 (7.89%) Middleware
9 5 (6.58%) JMS
10 4 (5.26%) Hibernate
10 4 (5.26%) HTML5
11 3 (3.95%) jBPM
11 3 (3.95%) Spring Batch
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.84%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (7.89%) Private Cloud
3 5 (6.58%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (6.58%) Management Information System
3 5 (6.58%) Oracle Exalytics
4 3 (3.95%) N-Tier
5 2 (2.63%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.63%) Reference Data
5 2 (2.63%) Replication
6 1 (1.32%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.32%) iPad
6 1 (1.32%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.32%) RIA
6 1 (1.32%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 21 (27.63%) Unix
2 13 (17.11%) Linux
3 8 (10.53%) Solaris
4 6 (7.89%) Windows
5 2 (2.63%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.32%) Android
6 1 (1.32%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.32%) SUSE
6 1 (1.32%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (32.89%) Scrum
3 19 (25.00%) Kanban
4 17 (22.37%) Migration
5 15 (19.74%) SOA
6 11 (14.47%) Data Analysis
7 10 (13.16%) Data Modelling
7 10 (13.16%) SDLC
8 9 (11.84%) API Development
8 9 (11.84%) Configuration Management
8 9 (11.84%) Defect Management
8 9 (11.84%) Logical Data Model
8 9 (11.84%) Physical Data Model
8 9 (11.84%) UML
9 8 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (10.53%) ETL
9 8 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (7.89%) Data Migration
10 6 (7.89%) DevOps
10 6 (7.89%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 52 (68.42%) SQL
2 29 (38.16%) PL/SQL
3 20 (26.32%) Java
4 9 (11.84%) Python
5 7 (9.21%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.63%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.63%) Perl
6 2 (2.63%) Ruby
6 2 (2.63%) Scala
7 1 (1.32%) Groovy
7 1 (1.32%) Korn
7 1 (1.32%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (6.58%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.63%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.89%) GCP
2 4 (5.26%) Data Quality
System Software
1 12 (15.79%) Docker
2 10 (13.16%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (3.95%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (7.89%) Docker Swarm
1 6 (7.89%) Kubernetes
1 6 (7.89%) Mesos
1 6 (7.89%) Rancher
2 5 (6.58%) Ansible
3 3 (3.95%) Data Guard
3 3 (3.95%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (3.95%) Oracle ZFS
3 3 (3.95%) Puppet
4 2 (2.63%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (1.32%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (1.32%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (1.32%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (1.32%) SCCM
5 1 (1.32%) SCOM
5 1 (1.32%) Terraform
5 1 (1.32%) yum
Vendors
1 76 (100.00%) Oracle
2 15 (19.74%) Atlassian
3 6 (7.89%) Altova
4 5 (6.58%) Genesys
5 3 (3.95%) IBM
5 3 (3.95%) Informatica
5 3 (3.95%) NetApp
6 2 (2.63%) HP
6 2 (2.63%) SAP
6 2 (2.63%) Sonatype
6 2 (2.63%) Talend
7 1 (1.32%) 3PAR
7 1 (1.32%) Apple
7 1 (1.32%) Clearswift
7 1 (1.32%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.32%) Sophos
7 1 (1.32%) Teradata