Period
to 7 December 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North 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 7 December 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 > North of England
6 months to
7 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 38 30 21
Rank change year-on-year -8 -9 -8
Contract jobs citing Oracle 509 749 795
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North of England 5.21% 6.14% 7.06%
As % of the Vendors category 12.21% 15.01% 16.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 299 486 525
North of England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £336 £310 £281
90th Percentile £575 £588 £600
England median daily rate £488 £482 £450
% change year-on-year +1.14% +7.11% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 10 15
North of England median hourly rate £42.00 £35.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -17.65% +30.15%
10th Percentile £29.00 £23.14 £24.01
90th Percentile £53.75 £38.85 £44.30
England median hourly rate £43.00 £40.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year +7.50% +2.56% +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 North of England.

All Vendors
North of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 4,168 4,990 4,717
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North of England 42.69% 40.93% 41.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,556 3,080 2,874
North of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £203 £231 £219
90th Percentile £575 £575 £600
England median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 280 335 264
North of England median hourly rate £18.00 £17.41 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.39% +16.07% -16.67%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.75 £10.04
90th Percentile £51.80 £41.50 £43.53
England median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +8.57% - +2.94%

Oracle
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

Job postings citing Oracle as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North of England.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle in the North of England

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle in the North of England

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle in the North of England over the 6 months to 7 December 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle in the North of England

Oracle
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle in the North of England

Oracle
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the North of England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle in the North of England over the 6 months to 7 December 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Oracle in the North of England

Oracle
Contract Job Locations in the North 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 North of England region over the 6 months to 7 December 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
North West 0 293 £455 +8.33% 73
Yorkshire -11 153 £400 -5.88% 61
North East +1 66 £425 +1.49% 10
Oracle
England

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 North of England region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 226 (44.40%) SQL
2 148 (29.08%) Oracle Database
3 111 (21.81%) Agile Software Development
4 107 (21.02%) Java
5 103 (20.24%) Security Cleared
6 98 (19.25%) Unix
7 93 (18.27%) SQL Server
8 92 (18.07%) Microsoft
9 89 (17.49%) Windows
9 89 (17.49%) SC Cleared
10 85 (16.70%) Finance
11 73 (14.34%) Linux
12 58 (11.39%) Azure
13 57 (11.20%) JIRA
14 56 (11.00%) JavaScript
15 55 (10.81%) Migration
16 51 (10.02%) CRM
17 50 (9.82%) Oracle EBS
18 49 (9.63%) DevOps
19 48 (9.43%) AWS
20 46 (9.04%) PL/SQL
21 45 (8.84%) XML
21 45 (8.84%) Microsoft Excel
22 44 (8.64%) MySQL
23 43 (8.45%) Data Warehouse
23 43 (8.45%) ERP
23 43 (8.45%) Performance Tuning
24 42 (8.25%) IBM
24 42 (8.25%) Unit Testing
25 41 (8.06%) Project Management

Oracle
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North 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 32 (6.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 25 (4.91%) Confluence
3 20 (3.93%) SharePoint
4 17 (3.34%) Oracle Service Bus
5 13 (2.55%) IIS
5 13 (2.55%) Oracle Workflow
6 12 (2.36%) WebLogic
7 9 (1.77%) Apache
8 8 (1.57%) Anypoint
8 8 (1.57%) WebSphere
9 7 (1.38%) Skype for Business
10 6 (1.18%) Apache Spark
10 6 (1.18%) BizTalk Server
10 6 (1.18%) Tomcat
11 5 (0.98%) ArcGIS
11 5 (0.98%) Elasticsearch
11 5 (0.98%) SAS
12 4 (0.79%) WebSphere Application Server
13 3 (0.59%) CMS
14 2 (0.39%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 45 (8.84%) Microsoft Excel
2 25 (4.91%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (1.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (0.98%) Microsoft Project
4 5 (0.98%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.59%) Figma
5 3 (0.59%) InVision
5 3 (0.59%) Windchill
6 1 (0.20%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 50 (9.82%) Oracle EBS
2 23 (4.52%) Siebel CRM
3 18 (3.54%) Oracle ERP
4 15 (2.95%) Oracle EBS R12
4 15 (2.95%) Oracle Financials
5 14 (2.75%) Oracle Payables
6 13 (2.55%) Oracle Receivables
7 12 (2.36%) Oracle CRM
8 11 (2.16%) Oracle Applications
8 11 (2.16%) Oracle Assets
9 10 (1.96%) Finacle
10 9 (1.77%) Dynamics CRM
11 8 (1.57%) Oracle General Ledger
11 8 (1.57%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
12 5 (0.98%) Oracle Cash Management
12 5 (0.98%) Oracle iProcurement
13 4 (0.79%) Oracle 11i
13 4 (0.79%) Oracle BPM
14 3 (0.59%) Oracle Internet Expenses
15 2 (0.39%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 58 (11.39%) Azure
2 48 (9.43%) AWS
3 35 (6.88%) GitHub
4 16 (3.14%) Power Platform
5 11 (2.16%) Office 365
6 10 (1.96%) PaaS
7 9 (1.77%) Azure Active Directory
8 8 (1.57%) IaaS
8 8 (1.57%) SaaS
9 6 (1.18%) Datadog
9 6 (1.18%) Dynamics 365
9 6 (1.18%) OpenShift
9 6 (1.18%) PowerApps
10 5 (0.98%) Azure ExpressRoute
11 4 (0.79%) Amazon EMR
11 4 (0.79%) Amazon S3
12 3 (0.59%) GCP
12 3 (0.59%) OneDrive
13 2 (0.39%) AWS CloudTrail
13 2 (0.39%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 20 (3.93%) Firewall
2 17 (3.34%) SAN
3 11 (2.16%) NAS
4 8 (1.57%) Internet
5 7 (1.38%) DNS
5 7 (1.38%) Skype
5 7 (1.38%) VPN
6 6 (1.18%) WebEx
7 4 (0.79%) TCP/IP
8 3 (0.59%) FTP
8 3 (0.59%) HTTP
8 3 (0.59%) PuTTY
8 3 (0.59%) WAN
9 2 (0.39%) LAN
10 1 (0.20%) BGP
10 1 (0.20%) DHCP
10 1 (0.20%) Ethernet
10 1 (0.20%) Intranet
10 1 (0.20%) OSPF
10 1 (0.20%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 148 (29.08%) Oracle Database
2 93 (18.27%) SQL Server
3 44 (8.64%) MySQL
4 43 (8.45%) Data Warehouse
5 33 (6.48%) Oracle Database 12c
6 32 (6.29%) Oracle BI EE
7 30 (5.89%) Oracle Database 11g
7 30 (5.89%) Oracle Reports
8 24 (4.72%) Relational Database
9 22 (4.32%) Oracle8/8i Database
9 22 (4.32%) Oracle9i Database
9 22 (4.32%) PostgreSQL
10 16 (3.14%) Power BI
11 14 (2.75%) Big Data
11 14 (2.75%) Hadoop
12 13 (2.55%) RDBMS
13 11 (2.16%) DB2
13 11 (2.16%) MongoDB
14 10 (1.96%) SAP HANA
15 9 (1.77%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 57 (11.20%) JIRA
2 35 (6.88%) Jenkins
3 33 (6.48%) Git (software)
4 32 (6.29%) Cucumber
5 30 (5.89%) Selenium
6 15 (2.95%) JUnit
6 15 (2.95%) Maven
6 15 (2.95%) Oracle APEX
7 14 (2.75%) Oracle Forms
8 13 (2.55%) Subversion
9 12 (2.36%) Gatling
10 8 (1.57%) Rational Team Concert
10 8 (1.57%) Sonatype Nexus
10 8 (1.57%) SpecFlow
10 8 (1.57%) Visual Studio Coded UI
11 7 (1.38%) Bitbucket
11 7 (1.38%) GitLab
11 7 (1.38%) Team Foundation Server
12 6 (1.18%) Artifactory
12 6 (1.18%) Gradle
General
1 85 (16.70%) Finance
2 41 (8.06%) Public Sector
3 18 (3.54%) Banking
4 15 (2.95%) Retail
5 14 (2.75%) Manufacturing
6 9 (1.77%) Back Office
7 8 (1.57%) Marketing
7 8 (1.57%) Publishing
8 5 (0.98%) Automotive
8 5 (0.98%) General Ledger
8 5 (0.98%) Telecoms
9 4 (0.79%) Aerospace
9 4 (0.79%) Legal
10 3 (0.59%) Billing
11 1 (0.20%) Advertising
11 1 (0.20%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.20%) Electronics
11 1 (0.20%) Games
11 1 (0.20%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.20%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 142 (27.90%) Developer
2 67 (13.16%) DBA
3 56 (11.00%) Oracle DBA
4 53 (10.41%) Analyst
5 42 (8.25%) Consultant
6 37 (7.27%) Administrator
7 33 (6.48%) Java Developer
8 30 (5.89%) Architect
8 30 (5.89%) Oracle Developer
9 23 (4.52%) Project Manager
10 15 (2.95%) Test Analyst
11 14 (2.75%) Oracle Consultant
12 13 (2.55%) Senior DBA
13 12 (2.36%) DevOps Engineer
13 12 (2.36%) Solutions Architect
14 11 (2.16%) Business Analyst
14 11 (2.16%) ETL Developer
14 11 (2.16%) Platform Engineer
14 11 (2.16%) Software Developer
14 11 (2.16%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (8.84%) XML
2 37 (7.27%) .NET
3 35 (6.88%) Oracle Fusion
3 35 (6.88%) Web Services
4 34 (6.68%) Spring
5 31 (6.09%) Middleware
6 23 (4.52%) REST
7 22 (4.32%) JSON
8 19 (3.73%) HTML
9 17 (3.34%) CSS
9 17 (3.34%) Hibernate
10 14 (2.75%) AngularJS
11 13 (2.55%) SOAP
12 12 (2.36%) Spring Boot
13 11 (2.16%) RESTful
14 10 (1.96%) J2EE
14 10 (1.96%) Java EE
14 10 (1.96%) Node.js
15 8 (1.57%) .NET Framework
15 8 (1.57%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 26 (5.11%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (4.91%) Management Information System
3 13 (2.55%) User Experience
4 11 (2.16%) Data Centre
5 10 (1.96%) Clustering
5 10 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (1.77%) EMC VNX
7 8 (1.57%) Celerra
7 8 (1.57%) CLARiiON
8 6 (1.18%) PMI
8 6 (1.18%) Public Cloud
9 5 (0.98%) Reference Data
10 4 (0.79%) Greenfield Project
10 4 (0.79%) Life Science
10 4 (0.79%) Mobile App
10 4 (0.79%) Private Cloud
10 4 (0.79%) SCADA
10 4 (0.79%) Virtual Team
11 3 (0.59%) e-Learning
11 3 (0.59%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 98 (19.25%) Unix
2 89 (17.49%) Windows
3 73 (14.34%) Linux
4 28 (5.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 25 (4.91%) Solaris
6 23 (4.52%) Windows Server
7 11 (2.16%) HPUX
8 10 (1.96%) Oracle Linux
9 7 (1.38%) AIX
10 6 (1.18%) VME
10 6 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (0.98%) Android
11 5 (0.98%) Windows NT
12 4 (0.79%) CentOS
12 4 (0.79%) Windows 10
12 4 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
13 3 (0.59%) Apple iOS
13 3 (0.59%) SUSE
13 3 (0.59%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 3 (0.59%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (21.81%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (10.81%) Migration
3 51 (10.02%) CRM
4 49 (9.63%) DevOps
5 43 (8.45%) ERP
5 43 (8.45%) Performance Tuning
6 42 (8.25%) Unit Testing
7 41 (8.06%) Project Management
8 39 (7.66%) Business Intelligence
8 39 (7.66%) Change Management
9 38 (7.47%) Open Source
10 37 (7.27%) Problem-Solving
11 35 (6.88%) Analytics
11 35 (6.88%) ETL
12 33 (6.48%) Test Scripting
13 32 (6.29%) SOA
13 32 (6.29%) Stakeholder Management
14 31 (6.09%) ITIL
15 30 (5.89%) Continuous Integration
16 29 (5.70%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 226 (44.40%) SQL
2 107 (21.02%) Java
3 56 (11.00%) JavaScript
4 46 (9.04%) PL/SQL
5 35 (6.88%) Shell Script
6 32 (6.29%) PowerShell
7 28 (5.50%) Python
8 22 (4.32%) Bash Shell
8 22 (4.32%) C#
9 18 (3.54%) Perl
10 13 (2.55%) T-SQL
11 10 (1.96%) Ruby
12 9 (1.77%) C
13 7 (1.38%) C++
13 7 (1.38%) COBOL
14 6 (1.18%) PHP
14 6 (1.18%) VB
15 5 (0.98%) VB6
16 3 (0.59%) ABAP
16 3 (0.59%) VBA
Qualifications
1 103 (20.24%) Security Cleared
2 89 (17.49%) SC Cleared
3 22 (4.32%) Degree
4 16 (3.14%) ISEB
5 15 (2.95%) ISTQB
6 14 (2.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 10 (1.96%) PMI Certification
8 9 (1.77%) BPSS Clearance
9 6 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (0.98%) HND
11 4 (0.79%) PMP
12 3 (0.59%) Oracle Certification
12 3 (0.59%) TOGAF Certification
13 2 (0.39%) CCAB
13 2 (0.39%) Chartered Engineer
13 2 (0.39%) CIMA
13 2 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 1 (0.20%) APMP
14 1 (0.20%) DBS Check
14 1 (0.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (5.89%) QA
2 15 (2.95%) SLA
3 14 (2.75%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.98%) GDPR
5 4 (0.79%) PMO
6 2 (0.39%) IFRS
6 2 (0.39%) RMADS
7 1 (0.20%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.20%) GxP
7 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 19770
7 1 (0.20%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.20%) WCAG
System Software
1 23 (4.52%) Active Directory
2 21 (4.13%) Oracle RAC
3 17 (3.34%) Virtual Machines
4 9 (1.77%) Docker
4 9 (1.77%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 6 (1.18%) Apache Flume
5 6 (1.18%) NFS
6 5 (0.98%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (0.59%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 2 (0.39%) HDFS
8 2 (0.39%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.20%) BitLocker
9 1 (0.20%) VMware NSX
9 1 (0.20%) vSphere
9 1 (0.20%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 22 (4.32%) Oracle RMAN
2 18 (3.54%) Data Guard
3 15 (2.95%) Ansible
4 13 (2.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 12 (2.36%) Puppet
6 10 (1.96%) NetBackup
7 7 (1.38%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
8 6 (1.18%) Kubernetes
8 6 (1.18%) Nagios
8 6 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (0.39%) Nessus
9 2 (0.39%) WMI
10 1 (0.20%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (0.20%) Norton AntiVirus
10 1 (0.20%) OpenView
10 1 (0.20%) Tivoli
10 1 (0.20%) Tivoli Identity Manager
10 1 (0.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 92 (18.07%) Microsoft
2 42 (8.25%) IBM
3 37 (7.27%) Citrix
3 37 (7.27%) SAP
4 34 (6.68%) Informatica
5 26 (5.11%) Siebel
6 21 (4.13%) OpenText
7 20 (3.93%) Red Hat
8 19 (3.73%) MuleSoft
8 19 (3.73%) VMware
9 11 (2.16%) EMC
10 9 (1.77%) Brocade
10 9 (1.77%) Google
11 8 (1.57%) Talend
12 7 (1.38%) 3PAR
12 7 (1.38%) HP
12 7 (1.38%) Nimble Storage
13 6 (1.18%) New Relic
13 6 (1.18%) Splunk
14 5 (0.98%) Tableau