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The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Oracle products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Oracle over the 6 months to 28 May 2022 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within the Oracle Corporation.

Oracle
England > East of England
6 months to
28 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 37 22 24
Rank change year-on-year -15 +2 -14
Contract jobs citing Oracle 135 127 147
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 5.28% 7.03% 6.14%
As % of the Vendors category 12.30% 15.89% 14.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 81 93
10th Percentile £404 £356 £284
25th Percentile £425 £400 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £473 £435
Median % change year-on-year +5.82% +8.62% -10.77%
75th Percentile £588 £538 £525
90th Percentile £721 £571 £550
England median daily rate £550 £520 £500
% change year-on-year +5.77% +4.00% +3.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 4
10th Percentile £46.50 £17.82 £22.23
25th Percentile £48.75 £21.85 £24.81
Median hourly rate £55.00 £28.57 £28.75
Median % change year-on-year +92.54% -0.64% +66.67%
75th Percentile £67.41 £35.28 £30.75
90th Percentile £73.36 £39.31 £32.10
England median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £42.00
% change year-on-year -6.67% -10.71% -

Oracle is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the East of England.

All Vendors
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,098 799 1,021
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 42.92% 44.22% 42.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 670 445 553
10th Percentile £185 £134 £176
25th Percentile £313 £225 £300
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £410 £410
Median % change year-on-year +9.76% - -8.89%
75th Percentile £550 £519 £500
90th Percentile £663 £600 £600
England median daily rate £525 £486 £460
% change year-on-year +8.02% +5.65% -1.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 149 102 87
10th Percentile £12.75 £11.80 £11.89
25th Percentile £14.25 £12.58 £14.50
Median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £18.50
Median % change year-on-year - -13.51% +7.46%
75th Percentile £26.00 £23.03 £30.00
90th Percentile £55.00 £40.00 £55.00
England median hourly rate £21.50 £20.50 £18.80
% change year-on-year +4.88% +9.04% +1.62%

Oracle
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle in the East of England

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Oracle in the East of England.

Daily rate trend for Oracle in the East of England

Oracle
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Oracle in the East of England over the 6 months to 28 May 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Oracle in the East of England

Oracle
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Oracle in the East of England.

Hourly rate trend for Oracle in the East of England

Oracle
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Oracle in the East of England over the 6 months to 28 May 2022.

Hourly rate histogram for Oracle in the East of England

Oracle
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 within the East of England region over the 6 months to 28 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Hertfordshire -8 54 £513 +2.50% 24
Essex -14 32 £450 -6.74% 5
Cambridgeshire -21 22 £475 +40.74% 7
Suffolk 0 12 £575 +47.44% 4
Bedfordshire -6 12 £475 -5.00% 3
Norfolk -1 3 £550 +4.76% 2
Oracle
England

For the 6 months to 28 May 2022, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle 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.

1 57 (42.22%) SQL
2 48 (35.56%) Agile
3 39 (28.89%) PL/SQL
4 35 (25.93%) Finance
5 33 (24.44%) JIRA
6 28 (20.74%) AWS
7 27 (20.00%) Scrum
8 26 (19.26%) ERP
9 25 (18.52%) Social Skills
10 24 (17.78%) MySQL
10 24 (17.78%) QA
11 23 (17.04%) ETL
11 23 (17.04%) Azure
12 22 (16.30%) Business Intelligence
12 22 (16.30%) Unix
13 21 (15.56%) .NET
13 21 (15.56%) Microsoft
13 21 (15.56%) Stakeholder Management
13 21 (15.56%) Analytics
14 20 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
14 20 (14.81%) Confluence
15 19 (14.07%) Coaching
15 19 (14.07%) Jenkins
15 19 (14.07%) Oracle Database
15 19 (14.07%) CI/CD
15 19 (14.07%) Power Platform
15 19 (14.07%) Power BI
15 19 (14.07%) Linux
15 19 (14.07%) Security Cleared
15 19 (14.07%) Migration

Oracle
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 (14.81%) Confluence
2 13 (9.63%) SAS
3 5 (3.70%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.48%) JBoss
4 2 (1.48%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.48%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.48%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.48%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.74%) Apache
5 1 (0.74%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.74%) IIS
5 1 (0.74%) nginx
5 1 (0.74%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (0.74%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 10 (7.41%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.22%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.48%) Oracle Smart View
Business Applications
1 8 (5.93%) Oracle ERP
2 7 (5.19%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (4.44%) Oracle Payables
4 5 (3.70%) Oracle Assets
4 5 (3.70%) Oracle General Ledger
4 5 (3.70%) Oracle Receivables
5 4 (2.96%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (2.96%) Oracle EBS R12
5 4 (2.96%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (2.22%) Oracle 11i
6 3 (2.22%) Oracle Applications
6 3 (2.22%) Oracle Cash Management
7 2 (1.48%) HFM
7 2 (1.48%) Hyperion Planning
7 2 (1.48%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
8 1 (0.74%) Eloqua
8 1 (0.74%) Oracle CRM
8 1 (0.74%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 1 (0.74%) SAP FI-CA
8 1 (0.74%) SAP PSCD
Cloud Services
1 28 (20.74%) AWS
2 23 (17.04%) Azure
3 19 (14.07%) Power Platform
4 15 (11.11%) GCP
5 11 (8.15%) Tricentis Tosca
6 5 (3.70%) Azure Cosmos DB
6 5 (3.70%) Azure Service Bus
7 4 (2.96%) GitHub
7 4 (2.96%) Serverless
8 3 (2.22%) Amazon ECS
8 3 (2.22%) AWS Lambda
9 2 (1.48%) Amazon EKS
9 2 (1.48%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.74%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.74%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.74%) Apigee
10 1 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.74%) IaaS
10 1 (0.74%) Microsoft 365
10 1 (0.74%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.22%) FTP
2 2 (1.48%) DNS
2 2 (1.48%) SSH
2 2 (1.48%) VoIP
3 1 (0.74%) AMQP
3 1 (0.74%) HTTP
3 1 (0.74%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (17.78%) MySQL
2 19 (14.07%) Oracle Database
2 19 (14.07%) Power BI
3 17 (12.59%) SQL Server
4 14 (10.37%) Amazon RDS
4 14 (10.37%) Data Warehouse
4 14 (10.37%) Pentaho
5 13 (9.63%) Amazon Redshift
6 12 (8.89%) BusinessObjects
7 9 (6.67%) Impala
8 7 (5.19%) Oracle Reports
8 7 (5.19%) Relational Database
9 6 (4.44%) Hadoop
9 6 (4.44%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (3.70%) Big Data
10 5 (3.70%) MS Access
10 5 (3.70%) SQL Navigator
11 4 (2.96%) MongoDB
11 4 (2.96%) Oracle Database 12c
12 3 (2.22%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 33 (24.44%) JIRA
2 19 (14.07%) Jenkins
3 14 (10.37%) GitLab
4 13 (9.63%) Bitbucket
5 11 (8.15%) Zephyr
6 6 (4.44%) Oracle Forms
6 6 (4.44%) Toad
7 3 (2.22%) Eclipse
7 3 (2.22%) Git (software)
7 3 (2.22%) JDeveloper
7 3 (2.22%) Oracle APEX
7 3 (2.22%) Postman
8 2 (1.48%) Artifactory
8 2 (1.48%) Checkstyle
8 2 (1.48%) Gradle
8 2 (1.48%) JMeter
8 2 (1.48%) JUnit
9 1 (0.74%) IntelliJ
9 1 (0.74%) Maven
9 1 (0.74%) Selenium
General
1 35 (25.93%) Finance
2 25 (18.52%) Social Skills
3 20 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (6.67%) Public Sector
5 6 (4.44%) Automotive
6 3 (2.22%) Retail
7 2 (1.48%) Documentation Skills
7 2 (1.48%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.74%) Advertising
8 1 (0.74%) Games
8 1 (0.74%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.74%) Marketing
8 1 (0.74%) Organisational Skills
8 1 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.74%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 38 (28.15%) Analyst
2 35 (25.93%) Developer
3 12 (8.89%) Java Developer
4 11 (8.15%) Business Analyst
5 10 (7.41%) Test Analyst
6 9 (6.67%) QA Analyst
6 9 (6.67%) QA Test Analyst
7 8 (5.93%) .NET Developer
7 8 (5.93%) DBA
8 7 (5.19%) Architect
8 7 (5.19%) Finance Business Analyst
8 7 (5.19%) Financial Analyst
8 7 (5.19%) Software Engineer
9 6 (4.44%) Data Analyst
9 6 (4.44%) ERP Manager
9 6 (4.44%) Product Manager
9 6 (4.44%) Solutions Architect
10 5 (3.70%) Business Systems Analyst
10 5 (3.70%) Consultant
10 5 (3.70%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (15.56%) .NET
2 11 (8.15%) HTML
2 11 (8.15%) Spring
3 10 (7.41%) ASP.NET
3 10 (7.41%) ASP.NET Core
3 10 (7.41%) CSS
4 9 (6.67%) AngularJS
4 9 (6.67%) Web Services
5 8 (5.93%) JSON
5 8 (5.93%) Oracle Fusion
6 7 (5.19%) REST
6 7 (5.19%) XML
7 6 (4.44%) jQuery
7 6 (4.44%) Spring Boot
8 5 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (3.70%) HTML5
8 5 (3.70%) J2EE
8 5 (3.70%) JMS
8 5 (3.70%) React
8 5 (3.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.44%) Cloud Native
2 3 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (2.22%) Legacy Applications
2 3 (2.22%) Management Information System
2 3 (2.22%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.48%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (1.48%) Legacy Systems
3 2 (1.48%) Virtual Team
4 1 (0.74%) Clustering
4 1 (0.74%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (0.74%) Data Structures
4 1 (0.74%) Public Cloud
4 1 (0.74%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 22 (16.30%) Unix
2 19 (14.07%) Linux
3 9 (6.67%) Windows
4 5 (3.70%) Windows Server
5 3 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.48%) Debian
6 2 (1.48%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.74%) AIX
7 1 (0.74%) Solaris
7 1 (0.74%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (35.56%) Agile
2 27 (20.00%) Scrum
3 26 (19.26%) ERP
4 23 (17.04%) ETL
5 22 (16.30%) Business Intelligence
6 21 (15.56%) Analytics
6 21 (15.56%) Stakeholder Management
7 19 (14.07%) CI/CD
7 19 (14.07%) Coaching
7 19 (14.07%) Migration
8 18 (13.33%) DevOps
8 18 (13.33%) Software Engineering
9 16 (11.85%) Data Migration
9 16 (11.85%) Microservices
9 16 (11.85%) MVC
9 16 (11.85%) Test Automation
10 15 (11.11%) Test Scripting
11 13 (9.63%) Data Analytics
11 13 (9.63%) Data Virtualisation
11 13 (9.63%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 57 (42.22%) SQL
2 39 (28.89%) PL/SQL
3 17 (12.59%) Java
4 12 (8.89%) JavaScript
5 9 (6.67%) C#
6 4 (2.96%) C++
6 4 (2.96%) PowerShell
6 4 (2.96%) Python
7 3 (2.22%) Bash
7 3 (2.22%) Shell Script
7 3 (2.22%) VBA
8 2 (1.48%) AWK
8 2 (1.48%) PHP
8 2 (1.48%) sed
9 1 (0.74%) C
9 1 (0.74%) Perl
9 1 (0.74%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.74%) VB
Qualifications
1 19 (14.07%) Security Cleared
2 18 (13.33%) SC Cleared
3 14 (10.37%) ISTQB
4 13 (9.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (2.22%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.48%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.74%) ISEB
7 1 (0.74%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (0.74%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (17.78%) QA
2 2 (1.48%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (2.96%) Docker
2 2 (1.48%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.48%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (11.85%) Ansible
2 4 (2.96%) Kubernetes
3 2 (1.48%) Control-M
3 2 (1.48%) Data Guard
3 2 (1.48%) Terraform
4 1 (0.74%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.74%) Oracle Statspack
4 1 (0.74%) Prometheus
4 1 (0.74%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 21 (15.56%) Microsoft
2 17 (12.59%) Informatica
3 13 (9.63%) Talend
4 8 (5.93%) SAP
5 7 (5.19%) ServiceNow
6 5 (3.70%) Cloudera
6 5 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (2.96%) Google
7 4 (2.96%) IBM
7 4 (2.96%) Red Hat
8 3 (2.22%) Dynatrace
8 3 (2.22%) Splunk
8 3 (2.22%) VMware
9 2 (1.48%) Atlassian
9 2 (1.48%) Hyperion
9 2 (1.48%) Remedy
9 2 (1.48%) Snow
10 1 (0.74%) Checkmarx
10 1 (0.74%) DataFlux
10 1 (0.74%) Ping Identity