Period
to 20 October 2018

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 20 October 2018 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
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 10 9
Rank change year-on-year -2 -1 +5
Contract jobs citing Oracle 416 448 431
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 8.18% 8.83% 8.85%
As % of the Vendors category 17.26% 20.07% 18.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 281 291 253
East of England median daily rate £500 £450 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +7.78% +4.05%
10th Percentile £330 £313 £250
90th Percentile £600 £600 £525
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 13
East of England median hourly rate £22.75 £29.50 £44.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.88% -33.71% +27.14%
10th Percentile £12.73 £16.58 £27.64
90th Percentile £32.58 £42.18 £46.75
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £28.25
% change year-on-year +6.67% +32.74% -5.83%

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 2,410 2,232 2,360
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 47.39% 43.98% 48.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,399 1,206 1,292
East of England median daily rate £425 £425 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.84% -
10th Percentile £180 £213 £205
90th Percentile £586 £575 £538
England median daily rate £450 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 178 138 184
East of England median hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.03% - -19.51%
10th Percentile £12.03 £10.47 £10.54
90th Percentile £43.00 £43.23 £43.75
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year - +2.94% -2.86%

Oracle
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Oracle as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Oracle in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle in the East of England

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle in the East of England over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle in the East of England

Oracle
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 in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle in the East of England

Oracle
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle in the East of England over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Contractor 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 20 October 2018. 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 +2 185 £525 +2.44% 17
Hertfordshire -4 109 £500 +17.65% 30
Cambridgeshire +4 56 £400 +6.67% 20
Bedfordshire -12 33 £463 +2.78% 10
Suffolk -11 20 £400 -4.76% 3
Norfolk +17 7 £543 +5.85% 2
East Anglia 0 5 £1,000 +25.00% 8
Oracle
England

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, 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.

1 174 (41.83%) Java
2 162 (38.94%) Agile Software Development
3 155 (37.26%) SQL
4 136 (32.69%) Finance
5 107 (25.72%) TDD
6 93 (22.36%) XML
7 92 (22.12%) Business Intelligence
8 89 (21.39%) SAP
9 86 (20.67%) Unix
10 82 (19.71%) Web Services
11 79 (18.99%) SOAP
12 75 (18.03%) SOA
12 75 (18.03%) Middleware
12 75 (18.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 73 (17.55%) JIRA
14 72 (17.31%) Linux
15 64 (15.38%) Oracle Service Bus
16 60 (14.42%) Manufacturing
17 59 (14.18%) RESTful
17 59 (14.18%) Jenkins
17 59 (14.18%) WSO2
18 58 (13.94%) Apache Camel
18 58 (13.94%) Java 8
18 58 (13.94%) Migration
19 57 (13.70%) PL/SQL
19 57 (13.70%) Mule
20 56 (13.46%) MySQL
20 56 (13.46%) ERP
20 56 (13.46%) Programme Management
20 56 (13.46%) Greenfield Project

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 75 (18.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 64 (15.38%) Oracle Service Bus
3 57 (13.70%) Mule
4 54 (12.98%) WebLogic
5 34 (8.17%) Confluence
6 24 (5.77%) Apache
7 17 (4.09%) Tomcat
8 12 (2.88%) JBoss
9 8 (1.92%) Apache Spark
9 8 (1.92%) IIS
9 8 (1.92%) SharePoint
10 6 (1.44%) Oracle Workflow
11 5 (1.20%) WebLogic Portal
12 4 (0.96%) Apache Airflow
12 4 (0.96%) BizTalk Server
12 4 (0.96%) Luigi
12 4 (0.96%) WebSphere
12 4 (0.96%) WildFly
13 3 (0.72%) Oracle BPEL
14 2 (0.48%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 14 (3.37%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (2.64%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (1.20%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (0.96%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.96%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.24%) HipChat
5 1 (0.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.24%) SPSS
5 1 (0.24%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 17 (4.09%) Oracle ERP
2 16 (3.85%) Oracle EBS R12
3 11 (2.64%) Oracle EBS
4 10 (2.40%) HFM
4 10 (2.40%) Oracle Assets
5 7 (1.68%) Oracle AGIS
5 7 (1.68%) Oracle BPM
6 6 (1.44%) Hyperion Planning
6 6 (1.44%) Oracle Financials
7 5 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
7 5 (1.20%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 4 (0.96%) Oracle 11i
8 4 (0.96%) Oracle Payables
9 3 (0.72%) Dynamics AX
9 3 (0.72%) Oracle General Ledger
9 3 (0.72%) Oracle Receivables
10 2 (0.48%) Oracle Applications
10 2 (0.48%) SAP CRM
10 2 (0.48%) SAP ERP
10 2 (0.48%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 51 (12.26%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (5.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (3.13%) GitHub
4 10 (2.40%) Amazon EC2
5 9 (2.16%) Amazon EMR
6 8 (1.92%) Amazon Kinesis
7 7 (1.68%) SaaS
7 7 (1.68%) Taleo
8 6 (1.44%) Office 365
9 3 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.48%) Azure Active Directory
10 2 (0.48%) Dynamics 365
10 2 (0.48%) IaaS
10 2 (0.48%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
11 1 (0.24%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.24%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.24%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.24%) Oracle Service Cloud
11 1 (0.24%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.40%) SSH
2 8 (1.92%) Firewall
3 7 (1.68%) HTTP
3 7 (1.68%) SAN
4 6 (1.44%) Internet
5 4 (0.96%) VLAN
6 3 (0.72%) Extranet
7 2 (0.48%) DHCP
7 2 (0.48%) DNS
7 2 (0.48%) Kerberos
7 2 (0.48%) SSL
7 2 (0.48%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.48%) VoIP
8 1 (0.24%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (13.46%) MySQL
2 47 (11.30%) SQL Server
3 44 (10.58%) Oracle Database
4 29 (6.97%) Data Warehouse
5 25 (6.01%) Relational Database
6 22 (5.29%) PostgreSQL
7 21 (5.05%) Hadoop
8 20 (4.81%) Oracle Reports
9 18 (4.33%) BusinessObjects
9 18 (4.33%) Pentaho
10 17 (4.09%) RDBMS
10 17 (4.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 13 (3.13%) Amazon Redshift
11 13 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 12 (2.88%) SQL Server 2016
13 11 (2.64%) Big Data
13 11 (2.64%) Ingres
14 10 (2.40%) Oracle BI EE
15 8 (1.92%) Amazon RDS
15 8 (1.92%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 73 (17.55%) JIRA
2 59 (14.18%) Jenkins
3 53 (12.74%) Maven
4 43 (10.34%) Git (software)
5 22 (5.29%) SoapUI
6 19 (4.57%) JMeter
6 19 (4.57%) Selenium
6 19 (4.57%) Subversion
7 17 (4.09%) Toad
8 15 (3.61%) LoadRunner
9 14 (3.37%) CA Gen
10 10 (2.40%) Artifactory
10 10 (2.40%) JUnit
11 9 (2.16%) GitLab
12 7 (1.68%) Checkstyle
13 6 (1.44%) Cucumber
13 6 (1.44%) TeamCity
14 5 (1.20%) Oracle APEX
14 5 (1.20%) Sonatype Nexus
15 4 (0.96%) PowerDesigner
General
1 136 (32.69%) Finance
2 60 (14.42%) Manufacturing
3 54 (12.98%) Marketing
3 54 (12.98%) Telecoms
4 52 (12.50%) Electronics
5 25 (6.01%) Retail
6 9 (2.16%) Pharmaceutical
7 8 (1.92%) General Ledger
8 4 (0.96%) Banking
9 2 (0.48%) Legal
9 2 (0.48%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.24%) Back Office
10 1 (0.24%) Billing
10 1 (0.24%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.24%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 174 (41.83%) Developer
2 69 (16.59%) Java Developer
3 63 (15.14%) Analyst
4 53 (12.74%) Senior Developer
5 39 (9.38%) Integration Developer
6 36 (8.65%) Oracle Developer
7 29 (6.97%) Architect
8 28 (6.73%) SOA Developer
9 27 (6.49%) Senior Java Developer
10 21 (5.05%) Consultant
11 20 (4.81%) Business Analyst
12 19 (4.57%) ETL Developer
13 18 (4.33%) Agile Developer
13 18 (4.33%) Project Manager
13 18 (4.33%) Senior Agile Developer
13 18 (4.33%) SQL Developer
13 18 (4.33%) Test Analyst
14 16 (3.85%) Administrator
14 16 (3.85%) Oracle Consultant
15 15 (3.61%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (22.36%) XML
2 82 (19.71%) Web Services
3 79 (18.99%) SOAP
4 75 (18.03%) Middleware
5 59 (14.18%) RESTful
6 58 (13.94%) Apache Camel
7 51 (12.26%) JSON
8 49 (11.78%) Oracle Fusion
9 40 (9.62%) XSLT
10 37 (8.89%) WireMock
11 35 (8.41%) Swagger
12 29 (6.97%) J2EE
13 25 (6.01%) Spring
14 18 (4.33%) Spring Boot
15 13 (3.13%) .NET
15 13 (3.13%) CSS
15 13 (3.13%) Hibernate
16 12 (2.88%) REST
17 10 (2.40%) AngularJS
18 9 (2.16%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 56 (13.46%) Greenfield Project
2 21 (5.05%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (4.09%) Reference Data
4 11 (2.64%) Replication
5 7 (1.68%) Client/Server
5 7 (1.68%) Management Information System
6 6 (1.44%) Hybrid Cloud
6 6 (1.44%) Private Cloud
7 5 (1.20%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.20%) User Experience
8 4 (0.96%) N-Tier
9 3 (0.72%) Data Centre
9 3 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.72%) Life Science
9 3 (0.72%) Self-Motivation
9 3 (0.72%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.48%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (0.48%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.48%) Hedge funds
10 2 (0.48%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 86 (20.67%) Unix
2 72 (17.31%) Linux
3 53 (12.74%) Windows
4 31 (7.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 20 (4.81%) Solaris
6 12 (2.88%) Windows Server
7 11 (2.64%) CentOS
8 10 (2.40%) AIX
9 2 (0.48%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.24%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.24%) SUSE
10 1 (0.24%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.24%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.24%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.24%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (38.94%) Agile Software Development
2 107 (25.72%) TDD
3 92 (22.12%) Business Intelligence
4 75 (18.03%) SOA
5 58 (13.94%) Migration
6 56 (13.46%) ERP
6 56 (13.46%) Programme Management
7 52 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
8 51 (12.26%) ETL
9 46 (11.06%) Scrum
10 40 (9.62%) Data Migration
11 39 (9.38%) DevOps
11 39 (9.38%) Problem-Solving
12 38 (9.13%) Test Automation
13 37 (8.89%) Configuration Management
14 35 (8.41%) Test Scripting
15 33 (7.93%) BDD
16 29 (6.97%) Data Modelling
17 28 (6.73%) Test Strategy
18 27 (6.49%) Scaled Agile Framework
Programming Languages
1 174 (41.83%) Java
2 155 (37.26%) SQL
3 58 (13.94%) Java 8
4 57 (13.70%) PL/SQL
5 41 (9.86%) Shell Script
6 35 (8.41%) XPath
7 25 (6.01%) C#
8 24 (5.77%) Perl
9 15 (3.61%) Python
10 13 (3.13%) T-SQL
11 12 (2.88%) C++
12 9 (2.16%) Java 9
12 9 (2.16%) PowerShell
13 8 (1.92%) JavaScript
14 5 (1.20%) Scala
15 3 (0.72%) VB
16 2 (0.48%) PHP
16 2 (0.48%) Ruby
17 1 (0.24%) C
17 1 (0.24%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 46 (11.06%) Security Cleared
2 29 (6.97%) ISEB
2 29 (6.97%) SC Cleared
3 27 (6.49%) ISTQB
4 20 (4.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 8 (1.92%) Degree
6 3 (0.72%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (0.72%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (0.72%) CTC Cleared
7 2 (0.48%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.24%) CIPD
8 1 (0.24%) CSQA
8 1 (0.24%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.24%) OCP
8 1 (0.24%) OCPJP
8 1 (0.24%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.24%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 1 (0.24%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.09%) QA
2 12 (2.88%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.96%) SLA
4 2 (0.48%) PMO
5 1 (0.24%) GDPR
System Software
1 26 (6.25%) Docker
2 13 (3.13%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.48%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
5 1 (0.24%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.24%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 39 (9.38%) Ansible
2 17 (4.09%) Puppet
3 15 (3.61%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (2.40%) Opsview
5 5 (1.20%) Terraform
6 3 (0.72%) Rancher
6 3 (0.72%) Single Sign-On
6 3 (0.72%) Tivoli
7 2 (0.48%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 2 (0.48%) WSUS
8 1 (0.24%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (0.24%) HP ALM
8 1 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.24%) Kibana
8 1 (0.24%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.24%) logstash
8 1 (0.24%) Mesos
8 1 (0.24%) SCOM
8 1 (0.24%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (0.24%) yum
Vendors
1 89 (21.39%) SAP
2 59 (14.18%) WSO2
3 42 (10.10%) webMethods
4 25 (6.01%) Informatica
5 23 (5.53%) Talend
6 22 (5.29%) Microsoft
7 20 (4.81%) Hyperion
8 18 (4.33%) BEA
9 15 (3.61%) Red Hat
10 14 (3.37%) Pega
11 8 (1.92%) IBM
12 7 (1.68%) MicroStrategy
12 7 (1.68%) Tableau
12 7 (1.68%) VMware
13 6 (1.44%) Citrix
14 5 (1.20%) CheckPoint
14 5 (1.20%) JDA
14 5 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
14 5 (1.20%) Teradata
15 3 (0.72%) TIBCO