The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 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 29 March 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 of England / Suffolk
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 22 7
Rank change year-on-year +4 -15  
Contract jobs citing Oracle 10 7 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 5.92% 3.55% 12.87%
As % of the Vendors category 14.71% 7.00% 30.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 20
Median daily rate £390 £313 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.80% -30.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £300 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £378 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.91%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.39 £40.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year -4.03% +3.89%  

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 Suffolk.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Suffolk
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 68 100 84
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 40.24% 50.76% 41.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 67 47
Median daily rate £350 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% -11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £549 £450 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 13
Median hourly rate - £12.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -50.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -14.47% +11.76%  

Oracle
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Suffolk 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 Suffolk

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle in Suffolk

Oracle
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle in Suffolk over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle in Suffolk

Oracle
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle in Suffolk

Oracle
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 29 March 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
Ipswich -1 6 £350 +16.66% 2
Oracle
East of England

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Oracle.

1 7 (35.00%) Java
1 7 (35.00%) Hibernate
1 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (30.00%) SQL
2 6 (30.00%) ERP
3 5 (25.00%) CRM
3 5 (25.00%) Finance
3 5 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 4 (20.00%) HTML5
4 4 (20.00%) D3.js
4 4 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 4 (20.00%) Oracle Spatial
4 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (20.00%) Ajax
4 4 (20.00%) jQuery
4 4 (20.00%) RESTful
4 4 (20.00%) Client/Server
4 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (20.00%) HTML
4 4 (20.00%) JDBC
4 4 (20.00%) Web Services
5 3 (15.00%) JBoss
5 3 (15.00%) PL/SQL
5 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (15.00%) Billing
5 3 (15.00%) Spring
5 3 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (15.00%) Oracle Database
6 2 (10.00%) Analytics
6 2 (10.00%) Tableau

Oracle
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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 4 (20.00%) Oracle Spatial
2 3 (15.00%) JBoss
3 2 (10.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.00%) IaaS
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle CX
2 1 (5.00%) PaaS
2 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (10.00%) Looker
3 2 (10.00%) Power BI
3 2 (10.00%) QlikView
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (10.00%) Star Schema
4 1 (5.00%) Big Data
4 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) EasyMock
1 2 (10.00%) JUnit
2 1 (5.00%) Subversion
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Billing
3 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (10.00%) Retail
4 1 (5.00%) Back Office
4 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Consultant
1 6 (30.00%) Developer
1 6 (30.00%) Java Developer
1 6 (30.00%) Oracle Consultant
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Applications Support
3 2 (10.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) DBA
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle DBA
3 2 (10.00%) Report Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Service Desk Support
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Functional Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Production DBA
4 1 (5.00%) Production DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) Hibernate
2 4 (20.00%) Ajax
2 4 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (20.00%) D3.js
2 4 (20.00%) HTML
2 4 (20.00%) HTML5
2 4 (20.00%) JDBC
2 4 (20.00%) jQuery
2 4 (20.00%) RESTful
2 4 (20.00%) Web Services
3 3 (15.00%) Spring
4 2 (10.00%) Java EE
4 2 (10.00%) JPA
5 1 (5.00%) .NET
5 1 (5.00%) Drools
5 1 (5.00%) EJB
5 1 (5.00%) J2EE
5 1 (5.00%) Middleware
5 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (10.00%) Replication
3 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Linux
1 2 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (30.00%) ERP
3 5 (25.00%) CRM
4 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (10.00%) Analytics
6 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (10.00%) Data Mapping
6 2 (10.00%) Dimensional Modelling
7 1 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (5.00%) Data Management
7 1 (5.00%) Data Migration
7 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (5.00%) High Availability
7 1 (5.00%) IT Strategy
7 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
7 1 (5.00%) Migration
7 1 (5.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 1 (5.00%) Network Design
7 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) Java
2 6 (30.00%) SQL
3 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (15.00%) PL/SQL
5 2 (10.00%) C
5 2 (10.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
1 1 (5.00%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) PMO
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Data Guard
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (10.00%) Tableau
2 1 (5.00%) CyberArk
2 1 (5.00%) Imperva
2 1 (5.00%) Qualys
2 1 (5.00%) Splunk