Period
to 2 June 2020

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 2 June 2020 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
2 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 23 9 10
Rank change year-on-year -14 +1 +1
Contract jobs citing Oracle 143 464 371
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 6.16% 11.31% 8.26%
As % of the Vendors category 14.20% 24.23% 17.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 233 247
Median daily rate £438 £495 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.62% +4.21% +6.20%
10th Percentile £279 £363 £315
90th Percentile £558 £610 £600
England median daily rate £500 £485 £475
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 8
Median hourly rate £28.75 £17.25 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +66.67% -52.41% +16.00%
10th Percentile £22.23 £13.75 £17.00
90th Percentile £32.10 £23.75 £47.95
England median hourly rate £35.00 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -16.67% +12.00% +20.97%

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 1,007 1,915 2,074
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 43.41% 46.68% 46.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 525 1,058 1,195
Median daily rate £410 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.89% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £181 £247 £200
90th Percentile £594 £588 £588
England median daily rate £455 £465 £450
% change year-on-year -2.15% +3.33% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 98 176
Median hourly rate £19.25 £17.50 £15.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +9.86% -8.97%
10th Percentile £11.89 £10.97 £11.21
90th Percentile £59.30 £55.04 £42.50
Median hourly rate £20.00 £19.03 £17.50
% change year-on-year +5.10% +8.74% -

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 2 June 2020.

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
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 2 June 2020. 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 -6 75 £455 -11.65% 8
Cambridgeshire +7 29 £450 - 5
Hertfordshire -27 26 £450 -10.00% 6
Norfolk +14 4 £416 -5.03%
Suffolk -3 4 £313 -21.88%
Bedfordshire -4 4 £258 -38.69%
East Anglia - 1 £425 -
Oracle
England

For the 6 months to 2 June 2020, 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 53 (37.06%) SQL
2 43 (30.07%) Java
3 42 (29.37%) Oracle Database
4 41 (28.67%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (20.28%) SQL Server
5 29 (20.28%) XML
5 29 (20.28%) Finance
6 28 (19.58%) Unix
7 25 (17.48%) MySQL
8 24 (16.78%) Linux
9 23 (16.08%) Windows
10 22 (15.38%) Middleware
10 22 (15.38%) TDD
10 22 (15.38%) Security Cleared
11 21 (14.69%) Test Automation
11 21 (14.69%) Microsoft
12 20 (13.99%) SAP
13 19 (13.29%) AWS
14 18 (12.59%) Performance Tuning
14 18 (12.59%) Data Modelling
14 18 (12.59%) Business Intelligence
15 17 (11.89%) ETL
15 17 (11.89%) JIRA
15 17 (11.89%) Microservices
16 16 (11.19%) DevOps
16 16 (11.19%) BDD
16 16 (11.19%) Web Services
16 16 (11.19%) PL/SQL
16 16 (11.19%) IBM
16 16 (11.19%) Public Sector

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 15 (10.49%) Confluence
2 14 (9.79%) WebLogic
3 7 (4.90%) Mule
3 7 (4.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 6 (4.20%) ArcGIS
5 5 (3.50%) Apache
5 5 (3.50%) JBoss
5 5 (3.50%) Oracle Service Bus
5 5 (3.50%) Red Hat Fuse
6 4 (2.80%) WebSphere
7 3 (2.10%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 2 (1.40%) Apache Spark
8 2 (1.40%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.70%) SAS
9 1 (0.70%) WildFly
Applications
1 7 (4.90%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (4.20%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.40%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.40%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (1.40%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (6.29%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (4.20%) Oracle Applications
2 6 (4.20%) Oracle BPM
3 5 (3.50%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (2.80%) Magento
4 4 (2.80%) Shopify
5 3 (2.10%) SAP Hybris
6 2 (1.40%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (1.40%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.70%) Oracle Cash Management
7 1 (0.70%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.70%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 19 (13.29%) AWS
2 15 (10.49%) Azure
3 5 (3.50%) Power Platform
4 4 (2.80%) Oracle CX
5 3 (2.10%) GitHub
5 3 (2.10%) IaaS
6 2 (1.40%) Office 365
7 1 (0.70%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.70%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.70%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.70%) PaaS
7 1 (0.70%) SaaS
7 1 (0.70%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.90%) HTTP
2 4 (2.80%) SSH
3 3 (2.10%) SSL
3 3 (2.10%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.40%) WebEx
5 1 (0.70%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.70%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.70%) FCoE
5 1 (0.70%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (0.70%) Internet
5 1 (0.70%) Intranet
5 1 (0.70%) IP Telephony
5 1 (0.70%) iSCSI
5 1 (0.70%) ISDN
5 1 (0.70%) LAN
5 1 (0.70%) PBX
5 1 (0.70%) VoIP
5 1 (0.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (29.37%) Oracle Database
2 29 (20.28%) SQL Server
3 25 (17.48%) MySQL
4 15 (10.49%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (9.09%) Oracle Database 12c
6 11 (7.69%) Hadoop
6 11 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
6 11 (7.69%) Relational Database
7 9 (6.29%) RDBMS
8 7 (4.90%) Pentaho
9 6 (4.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (3.50%) GIS
10 5 (3.50%) Oracle Database 11g
10 5 (3.50%) Power BI
11 4 (2.80%) Oracle Database 10g
12 3 (2.10%) Oracle Exadata
12 3 (2.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 2 (1.40%) SAP Data Services
13 2 (1.40%) SQL Server 2008
13 2 (1.40%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 17 (11.89%) JIRA
2 10 (6.99%) SoapUI
3 8 (5.59%) REST Assured
4 7 (4.90%) Selenium
5 6 (4.20%) Git (software)
5 6 (4.20%) Jenkins
5 6 (4.20%) Maven
6 5 (3.50%) Subversion
7 4 (2.80%) Bitbucket
7 4 (2.80%) Checkstyle
7 4 (2.80%) Oracle Forms
7 4 (2.80%) Toad
8 3 (2.10%) Cucumber
9 2 (1.40%) Gatling
9 2 (1.40%) GitLab
9 2 (1.40%) JMeter
9 2 (1.40%) Zephyr
10 1 (0.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.70%) ProC
10 1 (0.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 29 (20.28%) Finance
2 16 (11.19%) Public Sector
3 15 (10.49%) Retail
4 8 (5.59%) Manufacturing
5 7 (4.90%) Marketing
5 7 (4.90%) Telecoms
6 5 (3.50%) Electronics
7 3 (2.10%) General Ledger
8 2 (1.40%) Arabic Language
8 2 (1.40%) Law
9 1 (0.70%) Banking
9 1 (0.70%) Legal
9 1 (0.70%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 32 (22.38%) Developer
2 29 (20.28%) Analyst
3 28 (19.58%) DBA
4 21 (14.69%) Oracle DBA
5 13 (9.09%) Java Developer
6 10 (6.99%) Architect
7 8 (5.59%) Administrator
7 8 (5.59%) Tester
8 7 (4.90%) Business Analyst
8 7 (4.90%) Data Analyst
9 6 (4.20%) Consultant
9 6 (4.20%) Oracle Developer
9 6 (4.20%) QA Tester
10 5 (3.50%) Data Engineer
10 5 (3.50%) Integration Developer
10 5 (3.50%) Oracle Specialist
10 5 (3.50%) Senior Developer
10 5 (3.50%) Senior Java Developer
10 5 (3.50%) Senior QA Tester
10 5 (3.50%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (20.28%) XML
2 22 (15.38%) Middleware
3 16 (11.19%) Web Services
4 15 (10.49%) SOAP
4 15 (10.49%) Spring
4 15 (10.49%) Spring Boot
5 13 (9.09%) .NET
5 13 (9.09%) Oracle Fusion
6 12 (8.39%) J2SE
7 9 (6.29%) jQuery
8 8 (5.59%) JSON
8 8 (5.59%) RESTful
9 7 (4.90%) Apache Camel
9 7 (4.90%) Swagger
9 7 (4.90%) XSLT
10 6 (4.20%) JDBC
10 6 (4.20%) Kafka
11 5 (3.50%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (3.50%) REST
11 5 (3.50%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.90%) Reference Data
1 7 (4.90%) Self-Motivation
2 6 (4.20%) Clustering
3 4 (2.80%) Replication
3 4 (2.80%) Robotics
4 3 (2.10%) CMDB
4 3 (2.10%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.10%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (2.10%) User Experience
5 2 (1.40%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.40%) FMCG
6 1 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.70%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.70%) Internet of Things
6 1 (0.70%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 28 (19.58%) Unix
2 24 (16.78%) Linux
3 23 (16.08%) Windows
4 10 (6.99%) Windows Server
5 7 (4.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (4.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (4.20%) Windows 10
6 6 (4.20%) Windows 7
6 6 (4.20%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (4.20%) Windows Server 2016
6 6 (4.20%) Windows Server 2019
7 1 (0.70%) AIX
7 1 (0.70%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (28.67%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (15.38%) TDD
3 21 (14.69%) Test Automation
4 18 (12.59%) Business Intelligence
4 18 (12.59%) Data Modelling
4 18 (12.59%) Performance Tuning
5 17 (11.89%) ETL
5 17 (11.89%) Microservices
6 16 (11.19%) BDD
6 16 (11.19%) DevOps
7 15 (10.49%) ITIL
8 14 (9.79%) Migration
9 12 (8.39%) Data Analysis
9 12 (8.39%) Scrum
10 11 (7.69%) Integration Testing
11 10 (6.99%) Mentoring
11 10 (6.99%) Test Scripting
12 9 (6.29%) Coaching
12 9 (6.29%) ERP
12 9 (6.29%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 53 (37.06%) SQL
2 43 (30.07%) Java
3 16 (11.19%) PL/SQL
4 10 (6.99%) C#
4 10 (6.99%) JavaScript
5 8 (5.59%) C
5 8 (5.59%) PowerShell
6 7 (4.90%) Bash Shell
6 7 (4.90%) Python
6 7 (4.90%) VB
7 6 (4.20%) Java 8
8 5 (3.50%) PHP
8 5 (3.50%) XPath
9 4 (2.80%) Perl
10 3 (2.10%) Shell Script
10 3 (2.10%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.70%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 1 (0.70%) Go
11 1 (0.70%) SAS Macro
11 1 (0.70%) Scala
Qualifications
1 22 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 15 (10.49%) SC Cleared
3 8 (5.59%) DV Cleared
4 6 (4.20%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (4.20%) Oracle Certification
5 5 (3.50%) BPSS Clearance
5 5 (3.50%) ISEB
5 5 (3.50%) ISTQB
5 5 (3.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (3.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (2.10%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (2.10%) Degree
6 3 (2.10%) OCP
7 1 (0.70%) CCIE
7 1 (0.70%) CCNA
7 1 (0.70%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.59%) QA
2 5 (3.50%) Data Quality
2 5 (3.50%) SLA
3 1 (0.70%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.70%) NCSC
System Software
1 10 (6.99%) Oracle RAC
2 9 (6.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (4.90%) Active Directory
4 6 (4.20%) Apache Flume
4 6 (4.20%) Docker
5 5 (3.50%) VMware NSX
6 2 (1.40%) vSphere
7 1 (0.70%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (0.70%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.70%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (8.39%) Ansible
2 8 (5.59%) Oracle RMAN
3 5 (3.50%) Data Guard
3 5 (3.50%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 4 (2.80%) Kubernetes
4 4 (2.80%) Terraform
5 3 (2.10%) Puppet
6 2 (1.40%) Failover Clustering
6 2 (1.40%) Grafana
6 2 (1.40%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (1.40%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.40%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (1.40%) Prometheus
7 1 (0.70%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.70%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.70%) Rancher
7 1 (0.70%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.70%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 21 (14.69%) Microsoft
2 20 (13.99%) SAP
3 16 (11.19%) IBM
4 12 (8.39%) VMware
5 8 (5.59%) webMethods
6 7 (4.90%) Cisco
6 7 (4.90%) WSO2
7 6 (4.20%) ESRI
7 6 (4.20%) Lumension
7 6 (4.20%) Sophos
7 6 (4.20%) Tableau
8 5 (3.50%) Talend
9 4 (2.80%) Red Hat
10 3 (2.10%) Adobe
10 3 (2.10%) BEA
10 3 (2.10%) hybris
10 3 (2.10%) ServiceNow
10 3 (2.10%) Snow
11 2 (1.40%) Concur
11 2 (1.40%) SnapLogic