Period
to 21 September 2019

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 21 September 2019 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
21 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 11 11 11
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 -2
Contract jobs citing Oracle 356 424 422
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 8.54% 8.43% 8.64%
As % of the Vendors category 18.63% 17.92% 19.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 286 279
East of England median daily rate £450 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% +9.09%
10th Percentile £340 £348 £310
90th Percentile £631 £588 £600
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 7
East of England median hourly rate £55.00 £27.00 £26.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +103.70% +2.12% -38.33%
10th Percentile £52.50 £15.00 £13.56
90th Percentile £57.50 £47.25 £36.85
England median hourly rate £42.85 £40.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year +7.13% +25.00% -8.57%

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 1,911 2,366 2,174
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 45.84% 47.07% 44.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,120 1,366 1,213
East of England median daily rate £425 £425 £422
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +0.71% +8.90%
10th Percentile £200 £178 £213
90th Percentile £600 £579 £575
England median daily rate £450 £450 £438
% change year-on-year - +2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 183 134
East of England median hourly rate £16.20 £17.00 £16.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.71% +6.05% -2.85%
10th Percentile £10.73 £11.18 £10.40
90th Percentile £53.75 £39.75 £39.93
England median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +14.29% - -

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 21 September 2019.

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
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 21 September 2019. 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 +2 137 £450 -14.29% 3
Hertfordshire +17 135 £488 -2.50% 24
Cambridgeshire -11 45 £425 +6.25% 17
Bedfordshire -3 20 £438 -7.89% 4
Suffolk +3 8 £400 -
Norfolk -3 7 £425 -19.05% 3
East Anglia +10 1 £470 -53.00%
Oracle
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 2019, 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.

1 130 (36.52%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (29.78%) Java
3 102 (28.65%) SQL
4 93 (26.12%) Unix
5 88 (24.72%) Finance
5 88 (24.72%) TDD
6 87 (24.44%) Linux
7 83 (23.31%) Oracle Database
8 78 (21.91%) MySQL
9 61 (17.13%) Business Intelligence
10 59 (16.57%) ERP
11 58 (16.29%) SOAP
12 57 (16.01%) Scrum
12 57 (16.01%) AWS
13 55 (15.45%) Web Services
14 54 (15.17%) SAP
15 52 (14.61%) Middleware
15 52 (14.61%) Git (software)
16 51 (14.33%) Spring
16 51 (14.33%) Microservices
17 50 (14.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 50 (14.04%) SOA
18 49 (13.76%) BDD
19 48 (13.48%) JIRA
20 46 (12.92%) Public Sector
21 43 (12.08%) Jenkins
22 42 (11.80%) Java 8
23 41 (11.52%) Problem-Solving
23 41 (11.52%) Red Hat
24 40 (11.24%) 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 50 (14.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 34 (9.55%) Oracle Service Bus
3 31 (8.71%) Mule
4 17 (4.78%) WebLogic
5 16 (4.49%) Confluence
6 8 (2.25%) Apache
6 8 (2.25%) JBoss
7 6 (1.69%) BizTalk Server
7 6 (1.69%) WebSphere
8 5 (1.40%) Elasticsearch
8 5 (1.40%) Tomcat
9 4 (1.12%) OpenStack
10 3 (0.84%) Oracle Workflow
11 2 (0.56%) Apache Spark
11 2 (0.56%) SAS
12 1 (0.28%) Appian
12 1 (0.28%) Cloud Foundry
12 1 (0.28%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.28%) NetWeaver
12 1 (0.28%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 8 (2.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (1.69%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.84%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 21 (5.90%) Oracle EBS
2 19 (5.34%) Oracle ERP
3 10 (2.81%) Oracle EBS R12
4 7 (1.97%) Oracle Financials
5 5 (1.40%) HFM
5 5 (1.40%) Oracle Assets
6 4 (1.12%) Dynamics NAV
6 4 (1.12%) Magento
7 3 (0.84%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 3 (0.84%) Unit4 Business World
8 2 (0.56%) Oracle BPM
8 2 (0.56%) Oracle Payables
9 1 (0.28%) Maximo
9 1 (0.28%) Oracle Applications
9 1 (0.28%) Oracle ASCP
9 1 (0.28%) Oracle General Ledger
9 1 (0.28%) Oracle iProcurement
9 1 (0.28%) Oracle Manufacturing
9 1 (0.28%) Oracle Payroll
9 1 (0.28%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 57 (16.01%) AWS
2 13 (3.65%) IaaS
3 12 (3.37%) Azure
4 10 (2.81%) PaaS
5 6 (1.69%) Office 365
6 4 (1.12%) GCP
6 4 (1.12%) Power Platform
7 3 (0.84%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.56%) Serverless
9 1 (0.28%) Apigee
9 1 (0.28%) Boomi
9 1 (0.28%) DigitalOcean
9 1 (0.28%) GitHub
9 1 (0.28%) iPaaS
9 1 (0.28%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.53%) TCP/IP
2 6 (1.69%) Internet
3 5 (1.40%) HTTP
4 3 (0.84%) Ethernet
4 3 (0.84%) LAN
4 3 (0.84%) SSL
4 3 (0.84%) WAN
4 3 (0.84%) Wireless
5 1 (0.28%) Firewall
5 1 (0.28%) FTP
5 1 (0.28%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (23.31%) Oracle Database
2 78 (21.91%) MySQL
3 30 (8.43%) Data Warehouse
4 25 (7.02%) SQL Server
5 24 (6.74%) Oracle Reports
6 20 (5.62%) Pentaho
7 18 (5.06%) Relational Database
8 13 (3.65%) Oracle Database 12c
9 11 (3.09%) Oracle ODI
10 10 (2.81%) Oracle Exadata
10 10 (2.81%) Oracle OWB
11 9 (2.53%) Hadoop
11 9 (2.53%) Oracle Database 11g
12 8 (2.25%) BusinessObjects
12 8 (2.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 7 (1.97%) NoSQL
13 7 (1.97%) Oracle BI EE
13 7 (1.97%) PostgreSQL
13 7 (1.97%) PowerCenter
13 7 (1.97%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 52 (14.61%) Git (software)
2 48 (13.48%) JIRA
3 43 (12.08%) Jenkins
4 33 (9.27%) JUnit
5 29 (8.15%) SoapUI
6 14 (3.93%) Selenium
7 13 (3.65%) Maven
8 9 (2.53%) Cucumber
8 9 (2.53%) JMeter
9 8 (2.25%) Oracle APEX
9 8 (2.25%) Subversion
10 7 (1.97%) GitLab
10 7 (1.97%) Oracle Forms
11 5 (1.40%) Eclipse
11 5 (1.40%) WebDriver
12 4 (1.12%) Checkstyle
12 4 (1.12%) Gradle
12 4 (1.12%) IntelliJ
12 4 (1.12%) LoadRunner
12 4 (1.12%) Mercurial
General
1 88 (24.72%) Finance
2 46 (12.92%) Public Sector
3 36 (10.11%) Marketing
4 35 (9.83%) Manufacturing
5 32 (8.99%) Telecoms
6 31 (8.71%) Electronics
7 24 (6.74%) Retail
8 5 (1.40%) Banking
9 4 (1.12%) Games
9 4 (1.12%) Law
9 4 (1.12%) Publishing
10 2 (0.56%) Back Office
10 2 (0.56%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.56%) Legal
10 2 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.28%) Advertising
11 1 (0.28%) Billing
11 1 (0.28%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 117 (32.87%) Developer
2 69 (19.38%) Java Developer
3 57 (16.01%) Analyst
4 40 (11.24%) Architect
5 37 (10.39%) Senior Developer
6 35 (9.83%) Senior Java Developer
7 23 (6.46%) Oracle Developer
8 22 (6.18%) Solutions Architect
9 19 (5.34%) Consultant
10 18 (5.06%) Data Analyst
10 18 (5.06%) DBA
11 17 (4.78%) Business Analyst
12 16 (4.49%) Oracle Analyst
13 15 (4.21%) Oracle DBA
14 14 (3.93%) DevOps Engineer
15 12 (3.37%) Tester
16 11 (3.09%) Lead Developer
16 11 (3.09%) Oracle Architect
17 10 (2.81%) Lead Java Developer
17 10 (2.81%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (16.29%) SOAP
2 55 (15.45%) Web Services
3 52 (14.61%) Middleware
4 51 (14.33%) Spring
5 39 (10.96%) RESTful
6 33 (9.27%) Apache Camel
6 33 (9.27%) XML
7 32 (8.99%) Oracle Fusion
8 30 (8.43%) Spring Boot
9 21 (5.90%) .NET
10 14 (3.93%) J2EE
11 12 (3.37%) JSON
12 10 (2.81%) HTML
13 9 (2.53%) CSS
14 8 (2.25%) XSLT
15 7 (1.97%) AngularJS
16 6 (1.69%) JDBC
16 6 (1.69%) JMS
16 6 (1.69%) Kafka
16 6 (1.69%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 32 (8.99%) Greenfield Project
2 17 (4.78%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (2.53%) Linux Command Line
4 7 (1.97%) Data Centre
5 6 (1.69%) Client/Server
5 6 (1.69%) Hybrid Cloud
5 6 (1.69%) Management Information System
6 5 (1.40%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (1.12%) Life Science
7 4 (1.12%) Wiki
8 3 (0.84%) EPoS
8 3 (0.84%) HP Superdome
8 3 (0.84%) Oracle Exalogic
8 3 (0.84%) Public Cloud
9 2 (0.56%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.56%) Biotechnology
9 2 (0.56%) Clustering
9 2 (0.56%) EMC VNX
10 1 (0.28%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.28%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 93 (26.12%) Unix
2 87 (24.44%) Linux
3 26 (7.30%) CentOS
4 20 (5.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 19 (5.34%) Windows
6 9 (2.53%) Solaris
7 6 (1.69%) AIX
7 6 (1.69%) Windows Server
8 3 (0.84%) HPUX
8 3 (0.84%) SUSE
8 3 (0.84%) VMS
9 2 (0.56%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.28%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.28%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (36.52%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (24.72%) TDD
3 61 (17.13%) Business Intelligence
4 59 (16.57%) ERP
5 57 (16.01%) Scrum
6 51 (14.33%) Microservices
7 50 (14.04%) SOA
8 49 (13.76%) BDD
9 41 (11.52%) Problem-Solving
10 40 (11.24%) DevOps
10 40 (11.24%) Migration
11 34 (9.55%) ETL
12 32 (8.99%) Data Modelling
13 31 (8.71%) Digital Marketing
13 31 (8.71%) Programme Management
13 31 (8.71%) Scaled Agile Framework
14 29 (8.15%) Test Automation
14 29 (8.15%) Test Strategy
15 28 (7.87%) Process Improvement
16 27 (7.58%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 106 (29.78%) Java
2 102 (28.65%) SQL
3 42 (11.80%) Java 8
4 31 (8.71%) PL/SQL
5 24 (6.74%) Shell Script
6 15 (4.21%) Perl
7 14 (3.93%) Python
8 10 (2.81%) JavaScript
9 5 (1.40%) XPath
10 4 (1.12%) C
10 4 (1.12%) C#
10 4 (1.12%) PowerShell
11 3 (0.84%) RPG
11 3 (0.84%) RPG/400
11 3 (0.84%) VB
12 2 (0.56%) Apex Code
12 2 (0.56%) R
12 2 (0.56%) SAS Macro
12 2 (0.56%) Scala
13 1 (0.28%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 20 (5.62%) Security Cleared
2 19 (5.34%) SC Cleared
3 13 (3.65%) ISTQB
4 12 (3.37%) ISEB
4 12 (3.37%) OCPJP
4 12 (3.37%) Sun Certification
5 11 (3.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 9 (2.53%) Degree
7 4 (1.12%) BPSS Clearance
7 4 (1.12%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.28%) ACCA
8 1 (0.28%) CIMA
8 1 (0.28%) HNC
8 1 (0.28%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.28%) MCP
8 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.28%) OCP
8 1 (0.28%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.28%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (6.46%) QA
2 9 (2.53%) Data Quality
3 5 (1.40%) GDPR
4 3 (0.84%) IFRS
5 2 (0.56%) PMO
6 1 (0.28%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (3.93%) Docker
2 10 (2.81%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (1.40%) Apache Flume
3 5 (1.40%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.12%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.84%) Ceph
5 3 (0.84%) SRDF
5 3 (0.84%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 2 (0.56%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 2 (0.56%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.28%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.28%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 30 (8.43%) Ansible
2 22 (6.18%) Terraform
3 11 (3.09%) Data Guard
4 8 (2.25%) Oracle RMAN
5 6 (1.69%) Puppet
6 4 (1.12%) Kubernetes
6 4 (1.12%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (1.12%) SCCM
7 3 (0.84%) Grafana
7 3 (0.84%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (0.84%) Prometheus
7 3 (0.84%) SCOM
7 3 (0.84%) Tivoli
8 2 (0.56%) Kibana
8 2 (0.56%) logstash
8 2 (0.56%) Mesos
8 2 (0.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 2 (0.56%) Tivoli Identity Manager
9 1 (0.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.28%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 54 (15.17%) SAP
2 41 (11.52%) Red Hat
3 35 (9.83%) WSO2
4 25 (7.02%) Talend
5 17 (4.78%) Microsoft
6 16 (4.49%) Sun
7 14 (3.93%) IBM
8 12 (3.37%) Informatica
9 11 (3.09%) VMware
10 8 (2.25%) EMC
10 8 (2.25%) Teradata
11 7 (1.97%) Citrix
12 6 (1.69%) Cisco
12 6 (1.69%) webMethods
13 5 (1.40%) HP
13 5 (1.40%) hybris
13 5 (1.40%) Pega
13 5 (1.40%) Veritas
14 4 (1.12%) BEA
14 4 (1.12%) ServiceNow