The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Database skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Database over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 105 96 94
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -2
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 1189 1233 1168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 2.21% 2.16% 2.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.83% 9.36% 9.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 742 710 628
Median daily rate £400 £408 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.84% +3.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £289 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 15 15
Median hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +28.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.66 £28.67 £26.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £57.75 £40.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £50.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +58.73%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
12094 13174 12051
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.47% 23.08% 22.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 8062 8590 7455
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 210 191 203
Median hourly rate £29.88 £27.64 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +0.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £16.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £52.17 £62.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £28.06 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+1.55% -1.53%

Oracle Database
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Oracle Database as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Oracle Database Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Oracle Database
Daily Rate Trend

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

Oracle Database Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Oracle Database
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle Database within the UK over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

Oracle Database Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Oracle Database
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Oracle Database Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Oracle Database
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle Database within the UK over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

Oracle Database Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Oracle Database
Top 30 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 within the UK over the 3 months to 30 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -8 1085 £400 -4.19% 128
London -13 395 £445 -6.31% 43
South East -3 221 £400 -5.88% 14
North West +11 106 £375 -21.54% 17
West Midlands -7 78 £425 +23.63% 10
South West +13 73 £350 +6.87% 9
Yorkshire -27 71 £375 +11.52% 9
Scotland -8 65 £325 - 6
East of England +34 59 £425 +13.33% 15
Hampshire -6 56 £385 -9.41% 4
City of London -12 56 £475 -9.52% 11
East Midlands -3 45 £410 +13.10% 4
Manchester -14 36 £370 -22.91% 7
Oxfordshire +23 34 £350 -26.31%
Berkshire +8 33 £445 -6.31% 5
West Yorkshire -37 33 £363 +8.20% 7
Edinburgh +1 32 £320 -1.53% 2
Buckinghamshire +8 30 £350 -18.60% 2
Birmingham +5 30 £480 +28.00%
Cheshire +28 29 £338 -20.58% 6
Milton Keynes +13 29 £338 -21.51% 2
North East -28 26 £350 -7.59% 3
Hertfordshire +16 23 £400 +6.66% 7
Nottinghamshire +6 23 £396 -4.22%
Glasgow -8 23 £350 +7.69% 4
Tyne and Wear -27 23 £350 -5.40% 3
Newcastle upon Tyne -31 23 £350 -3.44% 3
Gloucestershire 0 22 £380 -6.74%
Leeds -40 22 £363 +8.20% 3
Nottingham -1 21 £396 -4.22%

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Database also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Oracle Database.

1 2367 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1239 (52.34%) SQL
3 834 (35.23%) Oracle Database 11g
4 702 (29.66%) PL/SQL
5 651 (27.50%) Java
6 548 (23.15%) Linux
7 530 (22.39%) Unix
8 452 (19.10%) Finance
9 426 (18.00%) SQL Server
10 365 (15.42%) Oracle Database 10g
11 360 (15.21%) XML
12 359 (15.17%) Windows
13 353 (14.91%) Agile Software Development
14 348 (14.70%) Security Cleared
15 340 (14.36%) Relational Database
16 338 (14.28%) Oracle Database 12c
17 318 (13.43%) WebLogic
18 291 (12.29%) Performance Tuning
19 276 (11.66%) Web Services
19 276 (11.66%) RDBMS
20 271 (11.45%) Migration
21 257 (10.86%) SC Cleared
22 256 (10.82%) Microsoft
23 243 (10.27%) Shell Script
24 234 (9.89%) Spring
25 233 (9.84%) ETL
26 215 (9.08%) Oracle RAC
27 210 (8.87%) .NET
27 210 (8.87%) Business Intelligence
28 209 (8.83%) Data Modelling

Oracle Database
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:

Application Platforms
1 318 (13.43%) WebLogic
2 84 (3.55%) Tomcat
3 83 (3.51%) Oracle Service Bus
4 75 (3.17%) WebSphere
5 74 (3.13%) JBoss
6 60 (2.53%) Apache
7 52 (2.20%) Oracle Application Server
8 48 (2.03%) SharePoint
9 47 (1.99%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 46 (1.94%) IIS
11 39 (1.65%) WebSphere Application Server
12 34 (1.44%) Oracle Workflow
13 32 (1.35%) Tuxedo
14 27 (1.14%) SAS
15 23 (0.97%) Confluence
16 21 (0.89%) Liferay
17 19 (0.80%) iPlanet
17 19 (0.80%) Oracle Coherence
18 17 (0.72%) WebLogic Portal
19 12 (0.51%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 125 (5.28%) MS Excel
2 36 (1.52%) MS Office
3 14 (0.59%) MS Project
4 12 (0.51%) MS Visio
5 11 (0.46%) Spreadsheet
6 10 (0.42%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.042%) MicroStation
Business Applications
1 135 (5.70%) Oracle EBS
2 116 (4.90%) Oracle EBS R12
3 93 (3.93%) Oracle Applications
4 35 (1.48%) Oracle 11i
5 27 (1.14%) Oracle BPM
6 20 (0.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 19 (0.80%) Oracle Retail
8 18 (0.76%) Oracle Financials
9 11 (0.46%) Oracle ERP
9 11 (0.46%) Oracle Payables
10 10 (0.42%) BusinessWorks
11 9 (0.38%) Remedy ITSM
12 7 (0.30%) Documaker
12 7 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
12 7 (0.30%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
13 6 (0.25%) SimCorp Dimension
14 5 (0.21%) Oracle Assets
15 4 (0.17%) Oracle iProcurement
15 4 (0.17%) Oracle Receivables
15 4 (0.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 50 (2.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (0.42%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (0.34%) Office 365
5 6 (0.25%) Azure Active Directory
6 5 (0.21%) IaaS
7 4 (0.17%) OpenShift
7 4 (0.17%) PaaS
8 3 (0.13%) Boomi
8 3 (0.13%) SaaS
9 2 (0.084%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.084%) Force.com
9 2 (0.084%) SuccessFactors
10 1 (0.042%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 85 (3.59%) Firewall
2 74 (3.13%) HTTP
2 74 (3.13%) LDAP
3 56 (2.37%) SAN
4 45 (1.90%) DNS
5 41 (1.73%) Internet
6 34 (1.44%) TCP/IP
7 29 (1.23%) BIG-IP
8 24 (1.01%) SSL
9 20 (0.84%) DHCP
10 19 (0.80%) VLAN
11 17 (0.72%) Diameter Protocol
11 17 (0.72%) FTP
11 17 (0.72%) GPRS
11 17 (0.72%) SS7
11 17 (0.72%) UMTS
11 17 (0.72%) WCDMA
12 15 (0.63%) HTTPS
13 12 (0.51%) SSH
13 12 (0.51%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 834 (35.23%) Oracle Database 11g
2 426 (18.00%) SQL Server
3 365 (15.42%) Oracle Database 10g
4 340 (14.36%) Relational Database
5 338 (14.28%) Oracle Database 12c
6 276 (11.66%) RDBMS
7 195 (8.24%) Data Warehouse
8 184 (7.77%) Oracle Reports
9 130 (5.49%) Oracle BI EE
10 101 (4.27%) MySQL
11 86 (3.63%) Oracle ODI
12 82 (3.46%) BusinessObjects
13 74 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
14 64 (2.70%) MongoDB
15 62 (2.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 58 (2.45%) Oracle9i Database
16 58 (2.45%) PostgreSQL
17 52 (2.20%) DB2
17 52 (2.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 47 (1.99%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 156 (6.59%) Oracle Forms
2 150 (6.34%) JIRA
3 136 (5.75%) Jenkins
4 122 (5.15%) JUnit
5 119 (5.03%) Subversion
6 114 (4.82%) Maven
7 89 (3.76%) Oracle APEX
8 84 (3.55%) Visual Studio
9 78 (3.30%) Git (software)
10 70 (2.96%) Toad
11 63 (2.66%) Eclipse
12 55 (2.32%) Cucumber
13 50 (2.11%) SoapUI
14 42 (1.77%) Ant
14 42 (1.77%) ERwin
15 40 (1.69%) ClearQuest
15 40 (1.69%) Mockito
15 40 (1.69%) Selenium
16 36 (1.52%) Hamcrest
17 35 (1.48%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 452 (19.10%) Finance
2 195 (8.24%) Banking
3 77 (3.25%) Telecoms
4 67 (2.83%) Investment Banking
5 61 (2.58%) Retail
6 37 (1.56%) Marketing
7 36 (1.52%) Manufacturing
8 28 (1.18%) Financial Institution
9 26 (1.10%) Front Office
10 24 (1.01%) Back Office
10 24 (1.01%) Pharmaceutical
11 20 (0.84%) Electronics
12 14 (0.59%) Law
12 14 (0.59%) Publishing
13 11 (0.46%) International Banking
14 8 (0.34%) Military
15 7 (0.30%) Games
16 6 (0.25%) Automotive
16 6 (0.25%) Legal
17 4 (0.17%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 999 (42.21%) Developer
2 453 (19.14%) Oracle Developer
3 416 (17.57%) DBA
4 358 (15.12%) Oracle DBA
5 254 (10.73%) Java Developer
6 211 (8.91%) Architect
7 200 (8.45%) Analyst
8 185 (7.82%) SQL Developer
9 180 (7.60%) Consultant
10 142 (6.00%) PL/SQL Developer
11 129 (5.45%) Administrator
12 117 (4.94%) Senior Developer
13 94 (3.97%) Oracle Consultant
14 70 (2.96%) .NET Developer
15 67 (2.83%) Applications Support
16 60 (2.53%) Oracle Forms Developer
17 59 (2.49%) Database Developer
17 59 (2.49%) SQL DBA
18 58 (2.45%) C# Developer
19 56 (2.37%) SC Cleared DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 360 (15.21%) XML
2 276 (11.66%) Web Services
3 234 (9.89%) Spring
4 210 (8.87%) .NET
5 187 (7.90%) HTML
6 166 (7.01%) SOAP
7 160 (6.76%) Middleware
8 156 (6.59%) J2EE
9 136 (5.75%) REST
10 128 (5.41%) CSS
11 119 (5.03%) JSP
12 99 (4.18%) Java EE
13 96 (4.06%) Hibernate
14 94 (3.97%) jQuery
15 79 (3.34%) AngularJS
15 79 (3.34%) Oracle Fusion
15 79 (3.34%) XSLT
16 75 (3.17%) JPA
17 72 (3.04%) JMS
18 67 (2.83%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 133 (5.62%) Analytical Skills
2 104 (4.39%) Clustering
3 80 (3.38%) Data Centre
4 56 (2.37%) Replication
5 53 (2.24%) Computer Science
5 53 (2.24%) Management Information System
6 51 (2.15%) Data Integration
7 31 (1.31%) Data Structures
8 24 (1.01%) Mainframe
9 23 (0.97%) N-Tier
10 22 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
11 21 (0.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 21 (0.89%) Hedge funds
12 20 (0.84%) Wiki
13 18 (0.76%) Mathematics
14 16 (0.68%) Equities
15 14 (0.59%) Data Extraction
15 14 (0.59%) Reference Data
16 11 (0.46%) Virtual Team
17 10 (0.42%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 548 (23.15%) Linux
2 530 (22.39%) Unix
3 359 (15.17%) Windows
4 132 (5.58%) Solaris
5 118 (4.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 108 (4.56%) AIX
7 97 (4.10%) Windows Server
8 84 (3.55%) Windows Server 2008
9 40 (1.69%) Oracle Linux
10 33 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
11 18 (0.76%) HPUX
11 18 (0.76%) Windows Server 2003
12 10 (0.42%) SUSE
13 7 (0.30%) Windows 7
14 5 (0.21%) CentOS
14 5 (0.21%) Debian
14 5 (0.21%) zOS
15 3 (0.13%) Windows 2000
15 3 (0.13%) Windows 2000 Server
16 2 (0.084%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 353 (14.91%) Agile Software Development
2 291 (12.29%) Performance Tuning
3 271 (11.45%) Migration
4 233 (9.84%) ETL
5 210 (8.87%) Business Intelligence
6 209 (8.83%) Data Modelling
7 207 (8.75%) SOA
8 186 (7.86%) ITIL
9 159 (6.72%) SDLC
10 146 (6.17%) OO
11 125 (5.28%) Scrum
12 116 (4.90%) Data Migration
13 113 (4.77%) Continuous Integration
14 99 (4.18%) Project Management
15 94 (3.97%) Database Tuning
16 87 (3.68%) UML
17 84 (3.55%) TDD
18 74 (3.13%) Unit Testing
18 74 (3.13%) User Acceptance Testing
19 73 (3.08%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1239 (52.34%) SQL
2 702 (29.66%) PL/SQL
3 651 (27.50%) Java
4 243 (10.27%) Shell Script
5 200 (8.45%) JavaScript
6 196 (8.28%) C#
7 111 (4.69%) Python
8 106 (4.48%) Perl
9 93 (3.93%) C
10 81 (3.42%) C++
11 78 (3.30%) Bash Shell
12 72 (3.04%) VB
13 63 (2.66%) T-SQL
14 44 (1.86%) COBOL
14 44 (1.86%) Groovy
14 44 (1.86%) PowerShell
15 43 (1.82%) PHP
16 25 (1.06%) VBA
17 24 (1.01%) Ruby
18 22 (0.93%) Korn
Qualifications
1 348 (14.70%) Security Cleared
2 257 (10.86%) SC Cleared
3 121 (5.11%) Degree
4 94 (3.97%) Oracle Certification
5 66 (2.79%) DV Cleared
6 58 (2.45%) OCP
7 23 (0.97%) ISEB
8 17 (0.72%) Sun Certification
9 14 (0.59%) BPSS Clearance
10 12 (0.51%) ITIL Certification
11 10 (0.42%) CISA
11 10 (0.42%) CISM
11 10 (0.42%) CISSP
11 10 (0.42%) OCPJP
12 9 (0.38%) ISTQB
13 8 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
14 5 (0.21%) DBS Check
14 5 (0.21%) MCSE
15 4 (0.17%) MCITP
15 4 (0.17%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (2.79%) Data Quality
2 60 (2.53%) QA
3 47 (1.99%) SLA
4 20 (0.84%) JSP 440
5 17 (0.72%) Disclosure Scotland
6 8 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 5 (0.21%) ISO20022
8 3 (0.13%) ISO15022
8 3 (0.13%) PCI DSS
9 2 (0.084%) HL7
9 2 (0.084%) Solvency II
9 2 (0.084%) SSAE 16
10 1 (0.042%) DICOM
10 1 (0.042%) PMBOK
System Software
1 215 (9.08%) Oracle RAC
2 90 (3.80%) Active Directory
3 86 (3.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 61 (2.58%) Virtual Machines
5 17 (0.72%) VMware ESX
6 16 (0.68%) Oracle Clusterware
7 13 (0.55%) vSphere
8 11 (0.46%) VMware ESXi
9 10 (0.42%) Hyper-V
10 9 (0.38%) Docker
11 7 (0.30%) NFS
11 7 (0.30%) XenDesktop
12 5 (0.21%) Corosync
12 5 (0.21%) Terminal Services
13 4 (0.17%) Microsoft App-V
13 4 (0.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 4 (0.17%) XenApp
14 3 (0.13%) NDS
14 3 (0.13%) NetIQ eDirectory
14 3 (0.13%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 152 (6.42%) Data Guard
2 150 (6.34%) Oracle RMAN
3 89 (3.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 45 (1.90%) Oracle Identity Management
5 35 (1.48%) SCOM
6 33 (1.39%) Control-M
7 30 (1.27%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 29 (1.23%) HP Quality Center
9 26 (1.10%) Puppet
10 25 (1.06%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 23 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
12 21 (0.89%) EMC NetWorker
12 21 (0.89%) SCCM
13 18 (0.76%) BladeLogic
14 15 (0.63%) Ansible
14 15 (0.63%) Tivoli
15 12 (0.51%) Microsoft Clustering
15 12 (0.51%) NetBackup
16 11 (0.46%) Oracle Flashback
17 10 (0.42%) vRealize
Vendors
1 2367 (100.00%) Oracle
2 256 (10.82%) Microsoft
3 167 (7.06%) IBM
4 156 (6.59%) Red Hat
5 141 (5.96%) Informatica
6 125 (5.28%) VMware
7 68 (2.87%) SAP
8 64 (2.70%) HP
9 62 (2.62%) Cisco
10 47 (1.99%) Sun
11 45 (1.90%) BEA
12 43 (1.82%) Citrix
13 42 (1.77%) Micro Focus
14 37 (1.56%) Sybase
15 36 (1.52%) CA
16 33 (1.39%) Cognos
17 31 (1.31%) EMC
18 29 (1.23%) F5
19 28 (1.18%) Talend
20 25 (1.06%) TIBCO
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London
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City Of London
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North Yorkshire
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Croydon
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Norfolk
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