Period
to 16 July 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 16 July 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
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 11 13
Rank change year-on-year +1 +2 -4
Contract jobs citing Oracle 388 439 420
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 8.22% 9.47% 8.09%
As % of the Vendors category 17.81% 21.19% 17.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 303 244
East of England median daily rate £500 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £315 £300 £275
90th Percentile £600 £599 £546
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 10
East of England median hourly rate £35.00 £31.00 £35.47
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.90% -12.59% +5.87%
10th Percentile £17.50 £13.56 £24.28
90th Percentile £47.30 £47.00 £40.34
England median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year +14.29% +7.69% +8.33%

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 2,179 2,072 2,460
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 46.18% 44.70% 47.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,240 1,199 1,346
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £199 £195 £213
90th Percentile £575 £575 £550
England median daily rate £450 £435 £415
% change year-on-year +3.45% +4.82% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 191 129 192
East of England median hourly rate £16.17 £15.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.77% -9.09% -19.51%
10th Percentile £11.50 £10.31 £9.00
90th Percentile £40.00 £41.78 £43.32
England median hourly rate £17.54 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +3.18% -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 16 July 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 16 July 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 16 July 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 0 162 £525 +10.53% 17
Hertfordshire -2 84 £500 +9.59% 32
Bedfordshire -2 64 £450 +5.88% 14
Cambridgeshire -7 48 £381 +5.17% 27
Suffolk -12 16 £390 -4.88% 6
Norfolk +10 5 £450 -25.00% 4
East Anglia -2 4 £1,000 +25.00%
Oracle
England

For the 6 months to 16 July 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.

1 148 (38.14%) Java
2 147 (37.89%) SQL
3 130 (33.51%) Agile Software Development
4 128 (32.99%) Finance
5 108 (27.84%) XML
6 84 (21.65%) Web Services
7 83 (21.39%) Middleware
8 76 (19.59%) SOAP
8 76 (19.59%) Business Intelligence
9 75 (19.33%) SAP
10 72 (18.56%) TDD
11 70 (18.04%) SOA
11 70 (18.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 64 (16.49%) Linux
13 63 (16.24%) RESTful
14 62 (15.98%) Unix
15 60 (15.46%) Manufacturing
15 60 (15.46%) WSO2
16 56 (14.43%) Oracle Service Bus
16 56 (14.43%) Maven
16 56 (14.43%) JSON
17 55 (14.18%) Oracle Database
18 53 (13.66%) Apache Camel
18 53 (13.66%) Mule
19 52 (13.40%) Migration
19 52 (13.40%) XSLT
19 52 (13.40%) ERP
20 51 (13.14%) Programme Management
20 51 (13.14%) Greenfield Project
21 50 (12.89%) Telecoms

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 70 (18.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 56 (14.43%) Oracle Service Bus
3 53 (13.66%) Mule
4 33 (8.51%) WebLogic
5 22 (5.67%) Apache
6 19 (4.90%) JBoss
7 16 (4.12%) Apache Spark
7 16 (4.12%) WebSphere
8 15 (3.87%) Confluence
9 11 (2.84%) Tomcat
10 9 (2.32%) IIS
11 8 (2.06%) Apache Airflow
11 8 (2.06%) Luigi
11 8 (2.06%) Oracle Workflow
11 8 (2.06%) WebLogic Portal
12 4 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2007
12 4 (1.03%) MS Exchange
12 4 (1.03%) SharePoint
13 3 (0.77%) BizTalk Server
14 2 (0.52%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 16 (4.12%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (2.32%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (1.03%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.77%) HipChat
4 3 (0.77%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.52%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (3.35%) Oracle ERP
2 10 (2.58%) Oracle Assets
2 10 (2.58%) Oracle EBS R12
3 9 (2.32%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 7 (1.80%) Oracle AGIS
5 6 (1.55%) Dynamics AX
5 6 (1.55%) HFM
5 6 (1.55%) Oracle Financials
6 5 (1.29%) Dynamics CRM
6 5 (1.29%) Oracle EBS
7 4 (1.03%) Hyperion Planning
7 4 (1.03%) Magento
8 3 (0.77%) BusinessWorks
8 3 (0.77%) Dynamics NAV
8 3 (0.77%) Oracle 11i
8 3 (0.77%) Oracle Applications
8 3 (0.77%) Oracle Payables
8 3 (0.77%) Unit4 Business World
9 2 (0.52%) Oracle Payroll
9 2 (0.52%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 37 (9.54%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (6.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (3.09%) Amazon EC2
3 12 (3.09%) Amazon EMR
3 12 (3.09%) Amazon Kinesis
4 6 (1.55%) GitHub
4 6 (1.55%) SaaS
5 4 (1.03%) Office 365
6 3 (0.77%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (0.52%) Dynamics 365
7 2 (0.52%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
7 2 (0.52%) Taleo
8 1 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.26%) IaaS
8 1 (0.26%) NuGet
8 1 (0.26%) Oracle CX
8 1 (0.26%) Oracle Service Cloud
8 1 (0.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.35%) FTP
2 9 (2.32%) HTTP
3 7 (1.80%) Firewall
3 7 (1.80%) VLAN
4 6 (1.55%) Internet
5 5 (1.29%) DHCP
5 5 (1.29%) DNS
5 5 (1.29%) SAN
6 4 (1.03%) SSH
6 4 (1.03%) SSL
6 4 (1.03%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.77%) Kerberos
7 3 (0.77%) NetScaler
7 3 (0.77%) VPN
8 2 (0.52%) VoIP
9 1 (0.26%) Extranet
9 1 (0.26%) LAN
9 1 (0.26%) Network Security
9 1 (0.26%) SMS
9 1 (0.26%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (14.18%) Oracle Database
2 48 (12.37%) SQL Server
3 43 (11.08%) MySQL
4 34 (8.76%) PostgreSQL
5 32 (8.25%) Data Warehouse
6 30 (7.73%) DB2
7 26 (6.70%) Hadoop
8 20 (5.15%) Relational Database
9 19 (4.90%) Big Data
10 16 (4.12%) DataStage
10 16 (4.12%) NoSQL
11 15 (3.87%) Amazon Redshift
11 15 (3.87%) Apache Cassandra
12 14 (3.61%) Informix
12 14 (3.61%) Oracle Reports
12 14 (3.61%) QualityStage
13 12 (3.09%) Amazon Athena
13 12 (3.09%) Amazon RDS
14 11 (2.84%) IBM InfoSphere
14 11 (2.84%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 56 (14.43%) Maven
2 41 (10.57%) JIRA
3 33 (8.51%) Jenkins
4 24 (6.19%) Selenium
5 21 (5.41%) JMeter
6 19 (4.90%) Git (software)
6 19 (4.90%) SoapUI
7 14 (3.61%) LoadRunner
7 14 (3.61%) Toad
8 11 (2.84%) Cucumber
8 11 (2.84%) Subversion
9 10 (2.58%) JUnit
10 8 (2.06%) Bitbucket
10 8 (2.06%) Sonatype Nexus
11 7 (1.80%) CA Gen
11 7 (1.80%) Visual Studio Team System
12 4 (1.03%) AccuRev
12 4 (1.03%) Gradle
12 4 (1.03%) PowerDesigner
12 4 (1.03%) Vagrant
General
1 128 (32.99%) Finance
2 60 (15.46%) Manufacturing
3 50 (12.89%) Telecoms
4 49 (12.63%) Electronics
4 49 (12.63%) Marketing
5 35 (9.02%) Retail
6 8 (2.06%) General Ledger
7 5 (1.29%) Back Office
8 2 (0.52%) Banking
8 2 (0.52%) Legal
8 2 (0.52%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.26%) Billing
9 1 (0.26%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.26%) Local Government
9 1 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 138 (35.57%) Developer
2 48 (12.37%) Analyst
2 48 (12.37%) Integration Developer
3 42 (10.82%) Senior Developer
4 38 (9.79%) Java Developer
5 30 (7.73%) SOA Developer
6 27 (6.96%) Consultant
7 26 (6.70%) Architect
8 19 (4.90%) Business Analyst
9 18 (4.64%) ETL Developer
10 17 (4.38%) Oracle Consultant
11 16 (4.12%) Administrator
11 16 (4.12%) Agile Developer
11 16 (4.12%) AWS Engineer
11 16 (4.12%) Big Data Engineer
11 16 (4.12%) Data Engineer
11 16 (4.12%) DBA
11 16 (4.12%) Oracle Developer
12 15 (3.87%) Lead Developer
12 15 (3.87%) Senior Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (27.84%) XML
2 84 (21.65%) Web Services
3 83 (21.39%) Middleware
4 76 (19.59%) SOAP
5 63 (16.24%) RESTful
6 56 (14.43%) JSON
7 53 (13.66%) Apache Camel
8 52 (13.40%) XSLT
9 46 (11.86%) Oracle Fusion
10 42 (10.82%) WireMock
11 40 (10.31%) Swagger
12 35 (9.02%) J2EE
13 17 (4.38%) .NET
14 16 (4.12%) Spring
14 16 (4.12%) XML Schema
15 13 (3.35%) CSS
15 13 (3.35%) MLlib
15 13 (3.35%) REST
16 12 (3.09%) JMS
16 12 (3.09%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 51 (13.14%) Greenfield Project
2 19 (4.90%) Management Information System
3 16 (4.12%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (2.58%) Reference Data
5 9 (2.32%) Data Structures
6 8 (2.06%) Replication
6 8 (2.06%) User Experience
7 7 (1.80%) Clustering
7 7 (1.80%) Data Centre
8 5 (1.29%) Client/Server
8 5 (1.29%) Private Cloud
9 4 (1.03%) N-Tier
10 3 (0.77%) Computer Science
10 3 (0.77%) e-Learning
10 3 (0.77%) FMCG
10 3 (0.77%) Mainframe
10 3 (0.77%) PKI
10 3 (0.77%) Self-Motivation
10 3 (0.77%) Wiki
11 2 (0.52%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 64 (16.49%) Linux
2 62 (15.98%) Unix
3 43 (11.08%) Windows
4 25 (6.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 21 (5.41%) Solaris
6 11 (2.84%) Windows Server
7 5 (1.29%) AIX
7 5 (1.29%) CentOS
7 5 (1.29%) Ubuntu
8 3 (0.77%) Windows NT
9 2 (0.52%) Fedora
9 2 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.26%) SUSE
10 1 (0.26%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (33.51%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (19.59%) Business Intelligence
3 72 (18.56%) TDD
4 70 (18.04%) SOA
5 52 (13.40%) ERP
5 52 (13.40%) Migration
6 51 (13.14%) Programme Management
7 49 (12.63%) Digital Marketing
8 44 (11.34%) Problem-Solving
9 41 (10.57%) ETL
10 35 (9.02%) Data Modelling
11 34 (8.76%) Test Automation
12 32 (8.25%) Scrum
13 28 (7.22%) Data Mapping
14 27 (6.96%) Data Migration
15 26 (6.70%) Data Integration
15 26 (6.70%) OO
15 26 (6.70%) Test Scripting
16 25 (6.44%) Stakeholder Management
17 24 (6.19%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 148 (38.14%) Java
2 147 (37.89%) SQL
3 45 (11.60%) XPath
4 42 (10.82%) PL/SQL
5 34 (8.76%) Java 8
6 25 (6.44%) Shell Script
7 24 (6.19%) Python
8 19 (4.90%) C++
9 18 (4.64%) Perl
10 14 (3.61%) Scala
11 11 (2.84%) JavaScript
12 7 (1.80%) C#
12 7 (1.80%) PHP
12 7 (1.80%) PowerShell
13 6 (1.55%) Java 9
14 5 (1.29%) Ruby
15 3 (0.77%) Bash Shell
15 3 (0.77%) VB
16 2 (0.52%) T-SQL
17 1 (0.26%) C
Qualifications
1 30 (7.73%) Security Cleared
2 20 (5.15%) ISTQB
3 19 (4.90%) ISEB
4 17 (4.38%) SC Cleared
5 15 (3.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (1.03%) Degree
7 3 (0.77%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (0.52%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (0.52%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.26%) CIPD
9 1 (0.26%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.26%) MCP
9 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.26%) OCP
9 1 (0.26%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (7.47%) Data Quality
2 20 (5.15%) QA
3 5 (1.29%) PMO
3 5 (1.29%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (4.90%) Docker
2 13 (3.35%) Active Directory
3 11 (2.84%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (1.55%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (1.03%) VirtualBox
6 3 (0.77%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
6 3 (0.77%) BitLocker
6 3 (0.77%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 3 (0.77%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.77%) XenApp
6 3 (0.77%) XenDesktop
6 3 (0.77%) XenServer
7 2 (0.52%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.26%) Apache Flume
8 1 (0.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 18 (4.64%) Ansible
2 8 (2.06%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (2.06%) Oracle RMAN
2 8 (2.06%) Puppet
3 6 (1.55%) Rancher
4 5 (1.29%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 4 (1.03%) Opsview
5 4 (1.03%) Single Sign-On
6 3 (0.77%) Backup Exec
6 3 (0.77%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 3 (0.77%) Kubernetes
6 3 (0.77%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (0.77%) Terraform
6 3 (0.77%) Tivoli
6 3 (0.77%) WSUS
7 2 (0.52%) Control-M
7 2 (0.52%) Docker Swarm
7 2 (0.52%) HP ALM
7 2 (0.52%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (0.52%) Mesos
Vendors
1 75 (19.33%) SAP
2 60 (15.46%) WSO2
3 31 (7.99%) webMethods
4 29 (7.47%) IBM
5 26 (6.70%) Microsoft
6 20 (5.15%) Teradata
7 17 (4.38%) Citrix
7 17 (4.38%) Red Hat
8 14 (3.61%) BEA
8 14 (3.61%) HP
9 13 (3.35%) VMware
10 10 (2.58%) Informatica
11 8 (2.06%) Pega
11 8 (2.06%) TIBCO
12 7 (1.80%) Hyperion
12 7 (1.80%) Talend
13 6 (1.55%) Atlassian
14 5 (1.29%) CA Agile Central
14 5 (1.29%) hybris
14 5 (1.29%) Tableau