The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Oracle Database Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle Database Engineer
UK
Rank 584 628 606
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -22
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle Database Engineer 3 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.004% 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.007% 0.004% 0.002%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £406 - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £406 - £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
42508 47354 48039
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.77% 94.75% 94.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 27665 30191 30170
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £587 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1501 1736 1893
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £10.75 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.87 £47.50 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Oracle Database Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Oracle Database Engineer in the job title.

Oracle Database Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Oracle Database Engineer
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Oracle Database Engineer within the UK.

Oracle Database Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Oracle Database Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle Database Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Oracle Database Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Oracle Database Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Oracle Database Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Oracle Database Engineer
Top 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Database Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 23 January 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
England +32 3 £406 -
North West +27 1 £500 -
Lancashire +4 1 £500 -
Birmingham - 1 £313 -
West Midlands - 1 £313 -
City of London - 1 - -
Blackpool - 1 £500 -
London - 1 - -

Oracle Database Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, Oracle Database Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Oracle Database Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle Database
3 4 (57.14%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (42.86%) SQL
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (42.86%) Data Guard
4 3 (42.86%) Database Security
4 3 (42.86%) ITIL
5 2 (28.57%) Service Management
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (28.57%) Database Tuning
5 2 (28.57%) Degree
5 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
6 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
6 1 (14.29%) Ansible
6 1 (14.29%) DevOps
6 1 (14.29%) User Experience
6 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 1 (14.29%) WorldPay
6 1 (14.29%) Patch Management
6 1 (14.29%) QA
6 1 (14.29%) Wiki
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (14.29%) Network Security

Oracle Database Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle Database
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
3 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 1 (14.29%) Electronics
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Replication
2 1 (14.29%) User Experience
2 1 (14.29%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Solaris
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (42.86%) Database Security
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (28.57%) Database Tuning
3 2 (28.57%) Service Management
4 1 (14.29%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) DevOps
4 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (14.29%) ITSM
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Patch Management
4 1 (14.29%) Product Management
4 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) Perl
2 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Python
2 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) OCP
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Data Guard
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (14.29%) Ansible
3 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Teradata
2 1 (14.29%) WorldPay