Period
to 14 August 2020

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 14 August 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 > North of England
6 months to
14 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 26 33 33
Rank change year-on-year +7 0 -15
Contract jobs citing Oracle 237 569 755
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the North of England 6.20% 5.46% 6.14%
As % of the Vendors category 13.84% 13.35% 15.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 341 465
Median daily rate £425 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £300 £325 £300
90th Percentile £615 £575 £552
England median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 18 12
Median hourly rate £19.25 £42.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -54.17% +20.00% -17.65%
10th Percentile £13.51 £29.00 £33.25
90th Percentile £40.63 £63.75 £51.25
England median hourly rate £35.00 £42.00 £39.69
% change year-on-year -16.67% +5.83% +5.83%

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 1,712 4,262 4,884
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North of England 44.79% 40.90% 39.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,000 2,700 3,010
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £205 £213 £240
90th Percentile £625 £575 £563
England median daily rate £475 £460 £450
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 250 265
Median hourly rate £19.00 £16.93 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.23% -3.26% +12.90%
10th Percentile £11.54 £11.00 £11.35
90th Percentile £35.75 £43.78 £47.50
Median hourly rate £24.30 £19.31 £17.50
% change year-on-year +25.84% +10.34% +2.94%

Oracle
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

Job postings citing Oracle as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Oracle in the North of England.

Daily rate trend for Oracle in the North of England

Oracle
Daily Rate Histogram in the North of England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Oracle in the North of England over the 6 months to 14 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Oracle in the North of England

Oracle
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North of England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Oracle in the North of England.

Hourly rate trend for Oracle in the North of England

Oracle
Hourly Rate Histogram in the North of England

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Oracle in the North of England over the 6 months to 14 August 2020.

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 14 August 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
North West +16 161 £441 -2.00% 37
Yorkshire 0 62 £400 -5.88% 20
North East -8 14 £425 +6.25% 3
Oracle
England

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 North of England region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 77 (32.49%) SQL
2 64 (27.00%) Oracle Database
3 42 (17.72%) Finance
4 41 (17.30%) Relational Database
5 37 (15.61%) Linux
6 35 (14.77%) AWS
7 34 (14.35%) ERP
8 33 (13.92%) MySQL
9 32 (13.50%) Windows
9 32 (13.50%) Agile Software Development
9 32 (13.50%) Git (software)
10 31 (13.08%) Security Cleared
11 30 (12.66%) Unix
12 29 (12.24%) SQL Server
12 29 (12.24%) Java
12 29 (12.24%) Migration
13 28 (11.81%) Unit Testing
14 27 (11.39%) Pentaho
14 27 (11.39%) Public Sector
15 24 (10.13%) Ansible
16 23 (9.70%) Data Guard
16 23 (9.70%) SC Cleared
16 23 (9.70%) Oracle Database 11g
16 23 (9.70%) ETL
17 22 (9.28%) Microsoft
17 22 (9.28%) DevOps
18 20 (8.44%) Oracle Reports
19 19 (8.02%) Scrum
19 19 (8.02%) Hadoop
19 19 (8.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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 16 (6.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 13 (5.49%) Apache
3 5 (2.11%) JBoss
3 5 (2.11%) MS Exchange
4 4 (1.69%) Apache Spark
4 4 (1.69%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.69%) Tomcat
4 4 (1.69%) WebLogic
4 4 (1.69%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.27%) Oracle Application Server
5 3 (1.27%) Oracle Service Bus
5 3 (1.27%) Oracle Workflow
5 3 (1.27%) SAS
5 3 (1.27%) Tuxedo
6 2 (0.84%) Oracle BPEL
6 2 (0.84%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (0.42%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.42%) Confluence
7 1 (0.42%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.42%) OpenStack
Applications
1 12 (5.06%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (4.22%) Spreadsheet
3 6 (2.53%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (1.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.84%) Adobe Captivate
5 2 (0.84%) RoboHelp
6 1 (0.42%) Autodesk Inventor
6 1 (0.42%) CATIA
6 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.42%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.42%) Siemens NX
6 1 (0.42%) SOLIDWORKS
6 1 (0.42%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 16 (6.75%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (3.80%) Oracle Receivables
3 8 (3.38%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 7 (2.95%) Oracle Payables
5 6 (2.53%) Oracle ERP
5 6 (2.53%) Oracle Financials
6 5 (2.11%) Oracle Assets
6 5 (2.11%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
6 5 (2.11%) TrackWise
7 4 (1.69%) Oracle EBS R12
8 3 (1.27%) ContrOCC
8 3 (1.27%) JDE EnterpriseOne
8 3 (1.27%) Magento
8 3 (1.27%) Oracle iSupplier
8 3 (1.27%) Oracle Retail
9 2 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
9 2 (0.84%) iTrent
9 2 (0.84%) Oracle Applications
9 2 (0.84%) Oracle General Ledger
9 2 (0.84%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 35 (14.77%) AWS
2 19 (8.02%) Azure
3 16 (6.75%) Amazon S3
4 7 (2.95%) AWS CloudFormation
4 7 (2.95%) Route 53
5 6 (2.53%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 6 (2.53%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (2.53%) Amazon EKS
5 6 (2.53%) OpenShift
5 6 (2.53%) Power Platform
5 6 (2.53%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 5 (2.11%) Amazon ECS
6 5 (2.11%) Azure Active Directory
6 5 (2.11%) HP Helion
6 5 (2.11%) PaaS
7 4 (1.69%) IaaS
8 3 (1.27%) Google Sheets
8 3 (1.27%) PowerApps
9 2 (0.84%) Azure Data Factory
9 2 (0.84%) Logic Apps
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.64%) Firewall
2 8 (3.38%) DNS
3 6 (2.53%) Kerberos
4 5 (2.11%) IP Telephony
4 5 (2.11%) VoIP
5 4 (1.69%) SSL
6 3 (1.27%) SAN
7 2 (0.84%) VPN
8 1 (0.42%) BGP
8 1 (0.42%) Cisco Firepower
8 1 (0.42%) DHCP
8 1 (0.42%) IPsec
8 1 (0.42%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.42%) NAS
8 1 (0.42%) OSPF
8 1 (0.42%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.42%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (27.00%) Oracle Database
2 41 (17.30%) Relational Database
3 33 (13.92%) MySQL
4 29 (12.24%) SQL Server
5 27 (11.39%) Pentaho
6 23 (9.70%) Oracle Database 11g
7 20 (8.44%) Oracle Reports
8 19 (8.02%) Apache Hive
8 19 (8.02%) Hadoop
9 18 (7.59%) Oracle Database 12c
10 15 (6.33%) Data Warehouse
11 11 (4.64%) PostgreSQL
11 11 (4.64%) QlikView
12 9 (3.80%) BusinessObjects
12 9 (3.80%) Impala
13 8 (3.38%) SAP Data Services
14 7 (2.95%) MongoDB
14 7 (2.95%) Qlik Sense
14 7 (2.95%) RDBMS
15 6 (2.53%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 32 (13.50%) Git (software)
2 14 (5.91%) Oracle Forms
3 13 (5.49%) Jenkins
4 5 (2.11%) JIRA
5 3 (1.27%) Bitbucket
5 3 (1.27%) Eclipse
5 3 (1.27%) Oracle APEX
5 3 (1.27%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.84%) ClearCase
6 2 (0.84%) Cucumber
6 2 (0.84%) GitLab
6 2 (0.84%) Maven
6 2 (0.84%) Rational Rose
6 2 (0.84%) Selenium
6 2 (0.84%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.42%) Artifactory
7 1 (0.42%) Burp Suite
7 1 (0.42%) HP UFT
7 1 (0.42%) IBM UrbanCode
7 1 (0.42%) Jasmine
General
1 42 (17.72%) Finance
2 27 (11.39%) Public Sector
3 9 (3.80%) Manufacturing
4 8 (3.38%) Banking
4 8 (3.38%) Retail
5 7 (2.95%) Legal
6 5 (2.11%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.69%) Aerospace
8 3 (1.27%) Back Office
8 3 (1.27%) General Ledger
8 3 (1.27%) Local Government
9 2 (0.84%) Marketing
10 1 (0.42%) Billing
10 1 (0.42%) Law
10 1 (0.42%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 71 (29.96%) Developer
2 31 (13.08%) Analyst
3 23 (9.70%) Architect
4 21 (8.86%) DBA
5 20 (8.44%) Pentaho Developer
6 19 (8.02%) Consultant
6 19 (8.02%) Oracle DBA
7 12 (5.06%) Oracle Developer
8 9 (3.80%) AWS Engineer
8 9 (3.80%) Solutions Architect
9 7 (2.95%) Business Analyst
9 7 (2.95%) SQL Developer
10 6 (2.53%) Data Analyst
10 6 (2.53%) ETL Developer
10 6 (2.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 6 (2.53%) Oracle Specialist
10 6 (2.53%) SAP Developer
11 5 (2.11%) Administrator
11 5 (2.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 5 (2.11%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.06%) XML
2 11 (4.64%) Oracle Fusion
3 9 (3.80%) JSON
3 9 (3.80%) Web Services
4 8 (3.38%) REST
4 8 (3.38%) SOAP
5 7 (2.95%) Elastic Stack
5 7 (2.95%) HTML
5 7 (2.95%) J2EE
5 7 (2.95%) Middleware
5 7 (2.95%) RESTful
6 6 (2.53%) CSS
6 6 (2.53%) Spring
7 5 (2.11%) Ajax
7 5 (2.11%) OAuth
7 5 (2.11%) OAuth2
7 5 (2.11%) SAML
7 5 (2.11%) YAML
8 4 (1.69%) JSP
8 4 (1.69%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 16 (6.75%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (4.64%) Management Information System
3 8 (3.38%) Data Centre
4 7 (2.95%) Self-Motivation
5 6 (2.53%) Linux Command Line
5 6 (2.53%) PKI
6 5 (2.11%) LIMS
6 5 (2.11%) Mainframe
6 5 (2.11%) Public Cloud
6 5 (2.11%) VxBlock/Vblock
7 4 (1.69%) Credit Risk
7 4 (1.69%) Life Science
7 4 (1.69%) Private Cloud
7 4 (1.69%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.27%) FMCG
8 3 (1.27%) TM Forum
9 2 (0.84%) CMDB
9 2 (0.84%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.84%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 37 (15.61%) Linux
2 32 (13.50%) Windows
3 30 (12.66%) Unix
4 19 (8.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (4.22%) Solaris
6 9 (3.80%) Windows Server
7 6 (2.53%) AIX
7 6 (2.53%) VME
8 5 (2.11%) Apple iOS
9 3 (1.27%) SUSE
10 1 (0.42%) HPUX
10 1 (0.42%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.42%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (14.35%) ERP
2 32 (13.50%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (12.24%) Migration
4 28 (11.81%) Unit Testing
5 23 (9.70%) ETL
6 22 (9.28%) DevOps
7 19 (8.02%) Scrum
8 16 (6.75%) Problem-Solving
8 16 (6.75%) SOA
9 14 (5.91%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (5.91%) Project Management
10 13 (5.49%) Configuration Management
11 12 (5.06%) Release Management
11 12 (5.06%) Test Automation
12 11 (4.64%) Performance Tuning
12 11 (4.64%) TOGAF
13 10 (4.22%) Microservices
13 10 (4.22%) Service Management
14 9 (3.80%) High Availability
14 9 (3.80%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 77 (32.49%) SQL
2 29 (12.24%) Java
3 16 (6.75%) Python
3 16 (6.75%) Shell Script
4 15 (6.33%) PL/SQL
5 14 (5.91%) Bash Shell
6 12 (5.06%) PowerShell
7 8 (3.38%) JavaScript
8 7 (2.95%) PHP
9 6 (2.53%) COBOL
9 6 (2.53%) VBA
10 4 (1.69%) Perl
10 4 (1.69%) Ruby
11 2 (0.84%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.42%) C
12 1 (0.42%) Java 8
12 1 (0.42%) Korn
12 1 (0.42%) R
12 1 (0.42%) Scala
12 1 (0.42%) VB
Qualifications
1 31 (13.08%) Security Cleared
2 23 (9.70%) SC Cleared
3 11 (4.64%) Degree
4 9 (3.80%) BPSS Clearance
5 6 (2.53%) Oracle Certification
5 6 (2.53%) TOGAF Certification
6 5 (2.11%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (1.27%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.84%) CIPD
8 2 (0.84%) DBS Check
8 2 (0.84%) ISEB
8 2 (0.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.84%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.84%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.42%) CCIE
9 1 (0.42%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.42%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (0.42%) OCP
9 1 (0.42%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.75%) QA
2 5 (2.11%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 5 (2.11%) SLA
3 4 (1.69%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.27%) GDPR
4 3 (1.27%) HIPAA
4 3 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.84%) PMO
6 1 (0.42%) IFRS
6 1 (0.42%) WCAG
System Software
1 9 (3.80%) HDFS
2 7 (2.95%) Docker
2 7 (2.95%) Oracle RAC
3 6 (2.53%) Active Directory
3 6 (2.53%) Oracle Clusterware
4 5 (2.11%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (1.69%) GlusterFS
5 4 (1.69%) NFS
6 1 (0.42%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.42%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.42%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 24 (10.13%) Ansible
2 23 (9.70%) Data Guard
3 14 (5.91%) Terraform
4 13 (5.49%) Puppet
5 9 (3.80%) Oracle RMAN
6 6 (2.53%) PingFederate
7 5 (2.11%) Red Hat Satellite
7 5 (2.11%) Single Sign-On
8 3 (1.27%) SafeCom
9 2 (0.84%) Nessus
10 1 (0.42%) Graylog
10 1 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (0.42%) Kibana
10 1 (0.42%) logstash
10 1 (0.42%) Oracle Identity Management
10 1 (0.42%) Oracle Identity Manager
10 1 (0.42%) Oracle ZFS
10 1 (0.42%) SCCM
10 1 (0.42%) SCOM
10 1 (0.42%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 22 (9.28%) Microsoft
2 18 (7.59%) Red Hat
3 17 (7.17%) SAP
4 12 (5.06%) IBM
4 12 (5.06%) Siebel
5 11 (4.64%) Cisco
6 10 (4.22%) HP
6 10 (4.22%) VMware
7 9 (3.80%) Cloudera
7 9 (3.80%) Teradata
8 7 (2.95%) Splunk
9 6 (2.53%) Google
10 5 (2.11%) Apple
10 5 (2.11%) Sparx
10 5 (2.11%) Tableau
11 4 (1.69%) Capita
11 4 (1.69%) Informatica
11 4 (1.69%) Micro Focus
11 4 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (1.69%) Workday