The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 3 months to 25 June 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
East Midlands / Leicestershire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 17 31
Rank change year-on-year -11 +14  
Contract jobs citing Oracle 18 21 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 6.79% 8.11% 2.53%
As % of the Vendors category 18.00% 19.81% 6.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 17 6
Median daily rate £475 £380 £218
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +74.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £300 £118
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £495 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £29.06
% change year-on-year +34.61% -10.53%  

Oracle is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Leicestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 100 106 126
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 37.74% 40.93% 39.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 70 65
Median daily rate £308 £350 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.14% +14.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £185 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 17
Median hourly rate £18.00 £12.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -4.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.18 £11.50 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £12.00 £25.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

Oracle
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicestershire citing Oracle as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle in Leicestershire

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle in Leicestershire

Oracle
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle in Leicestershire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle in Leicestershire

Oracle
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +1 15 £475 +42.85% 2
Oracle
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 17 (62.96%) SQL
2 11 (40.74%) PL/SQL
2 11 (40.74%) .NET
2 11 (40.74%) Linux
2 11 (40.74%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (37.04%) Manufacturing
4 9 (33.33%) Change Management
4 9 (33.33%) Web Services
4 9 (33.33%) Logistics
5 7 (25.93%) Unit Testing
5 7 (25.93%) Unix
5 7 (25.93%) VB.NET
5 7 (25.93%) Java
5 7 (25.93%) ITSM
5 7 (25.93%) Oracle ADF
5 7 (25.93%) Python
6 6 (22.22%) Retail
7 5 (18.52%) Security Cleared
7 5 (18.52%) Oracle Database
7 5 (18.52%) C#
7 5 (18.52%) ISO 9001
8 4 (14.81%) TCP/IP
8 4 (14.81%) Windows
8 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
8 4 (14.81%) Configuration Management
8 4 (14.81%) Finance
8 4 (14.81%) TickIT
8 4 (14.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (14.81%) Test Strategy
8 4 (14.81%) Functional Testing

Oracle
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 2 (7.41%) Alfresco
1 2 (7.41%) CMS
1 2 (7.41%) Drupal
1 2 (7.41%) Liferay
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (3.70%) Documentum
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle Assets
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle Cash Management
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle iProcurement
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle Receivables
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (3.70%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) Oracle Database
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
3 3 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (3.70%) MS Access
4 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) ProC
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (7.41%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (37.04%) Manufacturing
2 6 (22.22%) Retail
3 4 (14.81%) Finance
4 3 (11.11%) Automotive
5 2 (7.41%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Developer
2 7 (25.93%) Oracle Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Software Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Software Test Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Test Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) C# Software Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Software Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Agile Coach
5 2 (7.41%) C# Developer
6 1 (3.70%) IT Support
6 1 (3.70%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Oracle Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) SAP Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) SAP IS-Retail Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) SAP Retail Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Senior SAP Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Senior SAP IS-Retail Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Server Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Solutions Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (40.74%) .NET
2 9 (33.33%) Web Services
3 7 (25.93%) Oracle ADF
4 4 (14.81%) .NET Framework
4 4 (14.81%) LINQ
5 2 (7.41%) Lambda Expressions
5 2 (7.41%) WCF
6 1 (3.70%) Ajax
6 1 (3.70%) AngularJS
6 1 (3.70%) CSS
6 1 (3.70%) HTML
6 1 (3.70%) IDoc
6 1 (3.70%) LESS
6 1 (3.70%) Node.js
6 1 (3.70%) React
6 1 (3.70%) Sass
6 1 (3.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (40.74%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (40.74%) Linux
2 7 (25.93%) Unix
3 4 (14.81%) Windows
4 3 (11.11%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Change Management
1 9 (33.33%) Logistics
2 7 (25.93%) ITSM
2 7 (25.93%) Unit Testing
3 4 (14.81%) Configuration Management
3 4 (14.81%) Functional Testing
3 4 (14.81%) High Availability
3 4 (14.81%) Scenario Testing
3 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering
3 4 (14.81%) Test Strategy
3 4 (14.81%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (11.11%) ITIL
4 3 (11.11%) MVC
4 3 (11.11%) Service Management
5 2 (7.41%) Cash Management
5 2 (7.41%) Open Source
5 2 (7.41%) Portfolio Management
5 2 (7.41%) Product Management
5 2 (7.41%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (62.96%) SQL
2 11 (40.74%) PL/SQL
3 7 (25.93%) Java
3 7 (25.93%) Python
3 7 (25.93%) VB.NET
4 5 (18.52%) C#
5 3 (11.11%) Shell Script
6 2 (7.41%) C
7 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) Security Cleared
2 4 (14.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (11.11%) Degree
3 3 (11.11%) ISEB
4 2 (7.41%) ISTQB
5 1 (3.70%) MBA
5 1 (3.70%) OCP
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (18.52%) ISO 9001
2 4 (14.81%) TickIT
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 3 (11.11%) Retek
2 2 (7.41%) IBM
2 2 (7.41%) OpenText
3 1 (3.70%) SAP
3 1 (3.70%) Siemens
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