Period
to 20 November 2017

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 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.

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 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 9 17
Rank change year-on-year -1 +8 -8
Contract jobs citing Oracle 454 409 454
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 8.88% 8.53% 7.65%
As % of the Vendors category 20.02% 17.37% 16.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 296 233 268
East of England median daily rate £450 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £313 £234 £288
90th Percentile £600 £508 £654
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 16 18
East of England median hourly rate £31.75 £41.25 £30.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.03% +34.69% -1.21%
10th Percentile £16.58 £23.38 £19.79
90th Percentile £44.13 £46.75 £45.75
England median hourly rate £40.00 £31.45 £35.00
% change year-on-year +27.19% -10.14% -

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 2268 2354 2757
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 44.38% 49.10% 46.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1224 1307 1508
East of England median daily rate £407 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.60% -6.25% +9.22%
10th Percentile £197 £207 £203
90th Percentile £575 £525 £575
England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 157 183 284
East of England median hourly rate £16.43 £16.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.42% -19.51% -
10th Percentile £10.46 £10.75 £10.50
90th Percentile £44.05 £43.75 £43.75
England median hourly rate £17.25 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +1.47% -2.86% +6.06%

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017.

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 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
Essex -3 157 £513 +52.19% 4
Hertfordshire +2 144 £425 - 30
Cambridgeshire -17 68 £380 -10.59% 15
Bedfordshire -3 57 £425 +4.29% 6
Suffolk +33 23 £420 +40.00% 4
Norfolk -6 3 £336 -31.38% 4
East Anglia - 1 £800 -
Oracle
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle 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.

1 203 (44.71%) Agile Software Development
2 163 (35.90%) Finance
3 157 (34.58%) SQL
4 142 (31.28%) XML
5 138 (30.40%) Middleware
6 124 (27.31%) TDD
7 122 (26.87%) SOA
7 122 (26.87%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 111 (24.45%) Java
9 97 (21.37%) Maven
10 96 (21.15%) WSO2
11 93 (20.48%) Business Intelligence
12 87 (19.16%) XSLT
12 87 (19.16%) JSON
13 86 (18.94%) SAP
14 84 (18.50%) Greenfield Project
15 82 (18.06%) Manufacturing
16 79 (17.40%) Oracle Service Bus
17 77 (16.96%) Apache Camel
17 77 (16.96%) Telecoms
17 77 (16.96%) Linux
17 77 (16.96%) Mule
18 76 (16.74%) Marketing
18 76 (16.74%) Oracle Database
19 75 (16.52%) WireMock
19 75 (16.52%) Swagger
19 75 (16.52%) XPath
19 75 (16.52%) Programme Management
20 73 (16.08%) Digital Marketing
21 72 (15.86%) Electronics

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
1 122 (26.87%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 79 (17.40%) Oracle Service Bus
3 77 (16.96%) Mule
4 63 (13.88%) JBoss
5 53 (11.67%) WebLogic
6 37 (8.15%) Apache
7 24 (5.29%) Tomcat
8 23 (5.07%) Confluence
9 15 (3.30%) WebSphere
10 13 (2.86%) SharePoint
11 9 (1.98%) WebLogic Portal
12 7 (1.54%) Cloud Foundry
12 7 (1.54%) IIS
13 4 (0.88%) Apache Pig
13 4 (0.88%) Apache Spark
13 4 (0.88%) SAS
14 3 (0.66%) OpenStack
15 2 (0.44%) K2 blackpearl
15 2 (0.44%) Oracle Self-Service HR
15 2 (0.44%) WildFly
Applications
1 7 (1.54%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (1.32%) HipChat
2 6 (1.32%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 19 (4.19%) Oracle EBS
2 16 (3.52%) Oracle EBS R12
3 13 (2.86%) Oracle Retail
4 10 (2.20%) Oracle ERP
4 10 (2.20%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 8 (1.76%) Oracle Receivables
6 6 (1.32%) Oracle BPM
7 5 (1.10%) Oracle 11i
7 5 (1.10%) ResourceLink
8 4 (0.88%) Oracle Assets
8 4 (0.88%) Oracle Financials
8 4 (0.88%) Oracle Payables
9 3 (0.66%) HFM
9 3 (0.66%) Magento
9 3 (0.66%) Oracle Applications
9 3 (0.66%) Oracle General Ledger
9 3 (0.66%) Unit4 Business World
10 2 (0.44%) Dynamics NAV
10 2 (0.44%) NetSuite
10 2 (0.44%) Oracle iRecruitment
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (2.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.32%) AWS CloudFormation
3 6 (1.32%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (0.66%) SaaS
5 2 (0.44%) Oracle Service Cloud
6 1 (0.22%) Azure Data Factory
6 1 (0.22%) Azure Machine Learning
6 1 (0.22%) Data Lake Analytics
6 1 (0.22%) IaaS
6 1 (0.22%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (0.22%) Office 365
6 1 (0.22%) PaaS
6 1 (0.22%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 25 (5.51%) HTTP
2 18 (3.96%) TCP/IP
3 16 (3.52%) SSL
4 12 (2.64%) Firewall
5 9 (1.98%) LDAP
6 5 (1.10%) Diameter Protocol
6 5 (1.10%) SAN
6 5 (1.10%) Value-Added Service
7 4 (0.88%) Internet
7 4 (0.88%) MVNO
7 4 (0.88%) SS7
7 4 (0.88%) VLAN
7 4 (0.88%) VoLTE
7 4 (0.88%) VoWiFi
8 3 (0.66%) DNS
8 3 (0.66%) SMS
9 2 (0.44%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (0.44%) DHCP
9 2 (0.44%) VoIP
9 2 (0.44%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (16.74%) Oracle Database
2 58 (12.78%) Relational Database
2 58 (12.78%) SQL Server
3 35 (7.71%) MySQL
4 33 (7.27%) Data Warehouse
5 27 (5.95%) Oracle Reports
5 27 (5.95%) RDBMS
6 22 (4.85%) DB2
7 18 (3.96%) Oracle Database 10g
8 17 (3.74%) Oracle Database 11g
9 16 (3.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 13 (2.86%) Data Mining
11 12 (2.64%) Ingres
11 12 (2.64%) MongoDB
11 12 (2.64%) Oracle Exadata
11 12 (2.64%) Oracle ODI
12 11 (2.42%) PostgreSQL
13 10 (2.20%) Oracle Database 12c
13 10 (2.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 9 (1.98%) Cognos Report Studio
Development Applications
1 97 (21.37%) Maven
2 45 (9.91%) Jenkins
3 44 (9.69%) Git (software)
4 40 (8.81%) JIRA
5 27 (5.95%) Subversion
6 25 (5.51%) JUnit
7 24 (5.29%) SoapUI
8 12 (2.64%) JMeter
9 10 (2.20%) Ant
9 10 (2.20%) Selenium
10 9 (1.98%) Gradle
10 9 (1.98%) Team Foundation Server
11 8 (1.76%) Mockito
11 8 (1.76%) Sonatype Nexus
12 7 (1.54%) Bitbucket
12 7 (1.54%) Talend Open Studio
13 6 (1.32%) Cucumber
13 6 (1.32%) Toad
13 6 (1.32%) Vagrant
13 6 (1.32%) XMLSpy
General
1 163 (35.90%) Finance
2 82 (18.06%) Manufacturing
3 77 (16.96%) Telecoms
4 76 (16.74%) Marketing
5 72 (15.86%) Electronics
6 43 (9.47%) Retail
7 12 (2.64%) Billing
8 8 (1.76%) Automotive
9 6 (1.32%) Games
9 6 (1.32%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.66%) General Ledger
11 2 (0.44%) Banking
12 1 (0.22%) French Language
12 1 (0.22%) Legal
12 1 (0.22%) Local Government
12 1 (0.22%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.22%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 172 (37.89%) Developer
2 71 (15.64%) Senior Developer
3 63 (13.88%) Integration Developer
4 62 (13.66%) Agile Developer
5 60 (13.22%) Analyst
6 59 (13.00%) SOA Developer
7 38 (8.37%) Java Developer
8 37 (8.15%) Lead Developer
9 31 (6.83%) Architect
10 30 (6.61%) Consultant
10 30 (6.61%) Senior Agile Developer
11 21 (4.63%) Business Analyst
12 20 (4.41%) DBA
13 17 (3.74%) Oracle Analyst
14 16 (3.52%) Oracle DBA
14 16 (3.52%) Project Manager
15 15 (3.30%) DevOps Engineer
15 15 (3.30%) SQL Developer
16 14 (3.08%) Oracle Consultant
17 13 (2.86%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 142 (31.28%) XML
2 138 (30.40%) Middleware
3 87 (19.16%) JSON
3 87 (19.16%) XSLT
4 77 (16.96%) Apache Camel
5 75 (16.52%) Swagger
5 75 (16.52%) WireMock
6 66 (14.54%) Web Services
7 52 (11.45%) J2EE
8 48 (10.57%) SOAP
9 47 (10.35%) HTML
10 43 (9.47%) Oracle Fusion
11 42 (9.25%) RESTful
12 36 (7.93%) .NET
13 35 (7.71%) CSS
14 30 (6.61%) Spring
15 23 (5.07%) jQuery
16 22 (4.85%) Ajax
17 21 (4.63%) HTML5
18 18 (3.96%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 84 (18.50%) Greenfield Project
2 23 (5.07%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (4.41%) Management Information System
4 17 (3.74%) Enterprise Software
5 11 (2.42%) Private Cloud
6 9 (1.98%) N-Tier
7 6 (1.32%) Reference Data
8 5 (1.10%) Oracle Exalytics
8 5 (1.10%) User Experience
9 4 (0.88%) Data Structures
9 4 (0.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 4 (0.88%) FMCG
9 4 (0.88%) Life Science
10 3 (0.66%) Client/Server
10 3 (0.66%) Computer Science
10 3 (0.66%) Virtual Team
11 2 (0.44%) Data Centre
11 2 (0.44%) iPad
11 2 (0.44%) Minimum Viable Product
11 2 (0.44%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 77 (16.96%) Linux
2 68 (14.98%) Unix
3 25 (5.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 24 (5.29%) Solaris
5 21 (4.63%) Windows
6 7 (1.54%) Mac OS X
7 5 (1.10%) AIX
7 5 (1.10%) Windows Server
8 3 (0.66%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.44%) Android
9 2 (0.44%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.44%) SUSE
9 2 (0.44%) Windows 10
9 2 (0.44%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.22%) OpenVMS
10 1 (0.22%) VMS
10 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 203 (44.71%) Agile Software Development
2 124 (27.31%) TDD
3 122 (26.87%) SOA
4 93 (20.48%) Business Intelligence
5 75 (16.52%) Programme Management
6 73 (16.08%) Digital Marketing
7 65 (14.32%) Scrum
8 59 (13.00%) Migration
9 48 (10.57%) Continuous Integration
10 43 (9.47%) ERP
11 42 (9.25%) Kanban
12 38 (8.37%) Mentoring
13 35 (7.71%) UML
14 34 (7.49%) Test Automation
15 33 (7.27%) Configuration Management
15 33 (7.27%) Data Migration
16 29 (6.39%) Data Modelling
16 29 (6.39%) DevOps
17 28 (6.17%) Performance Tuning
18 26 (5.73%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 157 (34.58%) SQL
2 111 (24.45%) Java
3 75 (16.52%) XPath
4 52 (11.45%) PL/SQL
5 38 (8.37%) JavaScript
6 29 (6.39%) Shell Script
7 23 (5.07%) C#
8 19 (4.19%) Perl
9 14 (3.08%) Python
10 12 (2.64%) C
11 7 (1.54%) PHP
11 7 (1.54%) T-SQL
12 6 (1.32%) C++
13 5 (1.10%) AWK
13 5 (1.10%) Groovy
14 4 (0.88%) Ruby
15 3 (0.66%) Scala
15 3 (0.66%) VB.NET
16 2 (0.44%) Bash Shell
16 2 (0.44%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 34 (7.49%) Security Cleared
2 20 (4.41%) SC Cleared
3 14 (3.08%) Degree
4 5 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (0.88%) CISM
5 4 (0.88%) CISSP
5 4 (0.88%) CompTIA Security+
5 4 (0.88%) MCSA
5 4 (0.88%) MCSE
5 4 (0.88%) PMI Certification
5 4 (0.88%) PMP
5 4 (0.88%) Security+ Certification
6 2 (0.44%) ACCA
6 2 (0.44%) CCA
6 2 (0.44%) CIMA
6 2 (0.44%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.44%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (0.44%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (0.44%) Master's Degree
6 2 (0.44%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.30%) Data Quality
2 8 (1.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (1.32%) GCP
3 6 (1.32%) QA
4 5 (1.10%) SLA
5 4 (0.88%) PMO
6 3 (0.66%) Disclosure Scotland
7 2 (0.44%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.22%) GAAP
8 1 (0.22%) GDPR
System Software
1 32 (7.05%) Docker
2 10 (2.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (1.98%) Oracle RAC
4 8 (1.76%) Active Directory
5 4 (0.88%) XenApp
6 3 (0.66%) HDFS
7 2 (0.44%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.44%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.22%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 22 (4.85%) Puppet
2 18 (3.96%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (2.64%) Ansible
4 7 (1.54%) Data Guard
5 6 (1.32%) Docker Swarm
5 6 (1.32%) Kubernetes
5 6 (1.32%) Mesos
5 6 (1.32%) Rancher
6 5 (1.10%) Grafana
7 4 (0.88%) Terraform
8 3 (0.66%) Oracle ZFS
9 2 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (0.44%) Packer
10 1 (0.22%) BMC PATROL
10 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Clustering
10 1 (0.22%) NSN NetAct
10 1 (0.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 1 (0.22%) Oracle RMAN
10 1 (0.22%) ThinApp
10 1 (0.22%) yum
Vendors
1 96 (21.15%) WSO2
2 86 (18.94%) SAP
3 24 (5.29%) Microsoft
4 19 (4.19%) IBM
5 15 (3.30%) Atlassian
5 15 (3.30%) VMware
6 10 (2.20%) Citrix
6 10 (2.20%) Cognos
7 9 (1.98%) CA
7 9 (1.98%) CA Agile Central
7 9 (1.98%) Cisco
7 9 (1.98%) Red Hat
7 9 (1.98%) webMethods
8 8 (1.76%) BEA
9 7 (1.54%) hybris
9 7 (1.54%) Talend
10 6 (1.32%) Altova
10 6 (1.32%) Dynatrace
10 6 (1.32%) HP
10 6 (1.32%) Teradata