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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 122 95 89
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -6
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 1092 1265 1230
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 2.00% 2.16% 2.22%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.84% 9.29% 10.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 675 729 645
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £292 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 24 14
Median hourly rate £40.75 £42.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.11% +41.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.80 £28.67 £23.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.95 £57.75 £41.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.75 £42.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-4.11% +41.66%

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
12348 13612 12182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.65% 23.29% 21.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 8177 8894 7488
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 211 218 204
Median hourly rate £29.70 £30.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.99% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.18 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £52.17 £53.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.76 £33.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-9.81% +32.00%

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 24 August 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 24 August 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 24 August 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 -29 983 £413 - 112
London -14 395 £450 - 40
South East -1 199 £400 - 17
North West +2 91 £375 -16.66% 13
Scotland -3 74 £339 -3.21% 7
Yorkshire -24 66 £388 +18.32% 7
South West +11 62 £378 +7.85% 11
City of London -24 61 £425 -15.00% 11
Hampshire -10 58 £400 -5.88% 8
West Midlands -28 55 £375 +11.11% 6
East of England +13 50 £400 +6.66% 9
East Midlands -10 38 £431 +15.00% 4
Berkshire +21 35 £460 -8.00% 1
Edinburgh -2 32 £338 -5.26% 4
West Yorkshire -29 31 £363 +11.53% 5
Manchester -25 28 £358 -22.70% 7
Hertfordshire +12 24 £400 +6.66% 4
Buckinghamshire +6 24 £325 -24.41% 2
Glasgow -13 24 £350 +1.81% 2
Oxfordshire +10 23 £425 -3.40% 1
Milton Keynes +10 23 £340 -20.46% 2
Cheshire +21 22 £325 -11.86% 5
Lancashire +12 22 £410 -6.81%
Nottinghamshire +5 22 £455 +22.97% 2
Birmingham +2 21 £445 +24.91%
Gloucestershire +10 20 £380 -6.74% 1
Leeds -31 20 £400 +23.07% 3
North Yorkshire +9 19 £425 +70.00% 1
Nottingham +3 19 £455 +22.97% 2
North East -35 18 £350 -9.67% 3

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 2266 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1172 (51.72%) SQL
3 795 (35.08%) Oracle Database 11g
4 647 (28.55%) PL/SQL
5 631 (27.85%) Java
6 523 (23.08%) Linux
7 509 (22.46%) Unix
8 447 (19.73%) Finance
9 388 (17.12%) SQL Server
10 354 (15.62%) XML
11 349 (15.40%) Agile Software Development
12 344 (15.18%) Security Cleared
13 340 (15.00%) Oracle Database 12c
14 334 (14.74%) Oracle Database 10g
15 325 (14.34%) Windows
16 303 (13.37%) Relational Database
17 291 (12.84%) WebLogic
18 281 (12.40%) Web Services
19 280 (12.36%) Performance Tuning
20 255 (11.25%) SC Cleared
21 253 (11.17%) Migration
22 249 (10.99%) RDBMS
23 247 (10.90%) Microsoft
24 235 (10.37%) Oracle RAC
25 231 (10.19%) Shell Script
26 230 (10.15%) ETL
27 221 (9.75%) Spring
28 217 (9.58%) SOA
29 210 (9.27%) ITIL
30 207 (9.14%) Business Intelligence

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
1 291 (12.84%) WebLogic
2 76 (3.35%) JBoss
3 74 (3.27%) Tomcat
4 71 (3.13%) Oracle Service Bus
5 68 (3.00%) WebSphere
6 60 (2.65%) Apache
7 48 (2.12%) SharePoint
8 47 (2.07%) Oracle Application Server
9 45 (1.99%) IIS
10 40 (1.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 34 (1.50%) Oracle Workflow
12 28 (1.24%) Confluence
13 27 (1.19%) WebSphere Application Server
14 24 (1.06%) Tuxedo
15 21 (0.93%) iPlanet
16 19 (0.84%) Oracle Coherence
17 18 (0.79%) SAS
18 16 (0.71%) Liferay
19 15 (0.66%) WebLogic Portal
20 14 (0.62%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 99 (4.37%) MS Excel
2 33 (1.46%) MS Office
3 13 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
4 10 (0.44%) MS Visio
5 9 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
6 8 (0.35%) MS Project
7 6 (0.26%) HipChat
8 1 (0.044%) MicroStation
Business Applications
1 128 (5.65%) Oracle EBS
2 111 (4.90%) Oracle EBS R12
3 89 (3.93%) Oracle Applications
4 48 (2.12%) Oracle BPM
5 32 (1.41%) Oracle 11i
6 22 (0.97%) Oracle Retail
7 20 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 18 (0.79%) Oracle Financials
9 16 (0.71%) Remedy ITSM
10 13 (0.57%) BusinessWorks
11 11 (0.49%) Oracle ERP
12 10 (0.44%) Oracle Payables
13 8 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
14 7 (0.31%) Documaker
14 7 (0.31%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
15 6 (0.26%) SimCorp Dimension
16 5 (0.22%) Oracle Receivables
17 4 (0.18%) Salesforce.com CRM
18 3 (0.13%) Oracle Assets
18 3 (0.13%) SAP GTS
Cloud Services
1 46 (2.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (0.40%) Office 365
5 5 (0.22%) IaaS
6 4 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (0.18%) OpenShift
6 4 (0.18%) PaaS
7 3 (0.13%) Boomi
8 2 (0.088%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.088%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (0.088%) Force.com
8 2 (0.088%) SaaS
8 2 (0.088%) SuccessFactors
9 1 (0.044%) GitHub
9 1 (0.044%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.044%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 86 (3.80%) Firewall
2 76 (3.35%) LDAP
3 67 (2.96%) HTTP
4 56 (2.47%) DNS
5 51 (2.25%) SAN
6 38 (1.68%) Internet
7 35 (1.54%) TCP/IP
8 27 (1.19%) BIG-IP
9 24 (1.06%) SSL
10 21 (0.93%) VLAN
11 20 (0.88%) FTP
12 18 (0.79%) Kerberos
12 18 (0.79%) SSH
13 17 (0.75%) HTTPS
14 13 (0.57%) DHCP
15 11 (0.49%) Network Security
15 11 (0.49%) VPN
16 9 (0.40%) SMTP
17 8 (0.35%) NAS
18 7 (0.31%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 795 (35.08%) Oracle Database 11g
2 388 (17.12%) SQL Server
3 340 (15.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 334 (14.74%) Oracle Database 10g
5 303 (13.37%) Relational Database
6 249 (10.99%) RDBMS
7 176 (7.77%) Data Warehouse
8 157 (6.93%) Oracle Reports
9 122 (5.38%) Oracle BI EE
10 96 (4.24%) MySQL
11 83 (3.66%) Oracle ODI
12 82 (3.62%) BusinessObjects
13 81 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
14 75 (3.31%) PostgreSQL
15 70 (3.09%) Hadoop
16 61 (2.69%) MongoDB
17 57 (2.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 56 (2.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 52 (2.29%) Oracle9i Database
20 47 (2.07%) DB2
Development Applications
1 170 (7.50%) JIRA
2 156 (6.88%) Jenkins
3 138 (6.09%) Oracle Forms
4 120 (5.30%) JUnit
5 117 (5.16%) Subversion
6 116 (5.12%) Maven
7 87 (3.84%) Oracle APEX
8 84 (3.71%) Visual Studio
9 83 (3.66%) Git (software)
10 67 (2.96%) Eclipse
11 62 (2.74%) Toad
12 52 (2.29%) Cucumber
13 50 (2.21%) Selenium
14 44 (1.94%) SoapUI
15 43 (1.90%) ERwin
16 42 (1.85%) Ant
16 42 (1.85%) Mockito
17 39 (1.72%) Hamcrest
18 35 (1.54%) ClearQuest
19 30 (1.32%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 447 (19.73%) Finance
2 205 (9.05%) Banking
3 71 (3.13%) Investment Banking
4 66 (2.91%) Telecoms
5 64 (2.82%) Retail
6 37 (1.63%) Manufacturing
7 36 (1.59%) Marketing
8 25 (1.10%) Financial Institution
9 21 (0.93%) Back Office
10 20 (0.88%) Electronics
10 20 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
11 18 (0.79%) Publishing
12 15 (0.66%) Law
13 13 (0.57%) Front Office
14 8 (0.35%) International Banking
15 7 (0.31%) Military
16 6 (0.26%) Aerospace
16 6 (0.26%) Automotive
16 6 (0.26%) Games
17 5 (0.22%) Legal
Job Titles
1 951 (41.97%) Developer
2 415 (18.31%) DBA
3 411 (18.14%) Oracle Developer
4 360 (15.89%) Oracle DBA
5 244 (10.77%) Java Developer
6 189 (8.34%) Architect
7 185 (8.16%) Consultant
8 181 (7.99%) Analyst
9 173 (7.63%) SQL Developer
10 127 (5.60%) PL/SQL Developer
11 123 (5.43%) Administrator
12 104 (4.59%) Senior Developer
13 94 (4.15%) Oracle Consultant
14 78 (3.44%) .NET Developer
15 66 (2.91%) Applications Support
16 59 (2.60%) C# Developer
17 57 (2.52%) SQL DBA
18 56 (2.47%) SC Cleared DBA
19 50 (2.21%) Database Developer
20 49 (2.16%) Oracle Forms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 354 (15.62%) XML
2 281 (12.40%) Web Services
3 221 (9.75%) Spring
4 200 (8.83%) .NET
5 176 (7.77%) HTML
6 170 (7.50%) SOAP
7 160 (7.06%) Middleware
8 157 (6.93%) J2EE
9 122 (5.38%) REST
10 116 (5.12%) CSS
11 113 (4.99%) JSP
12 105 (4.63%) jQuery
13 97 (4.28%) Java EE
14 91 (4.02%) Hibernate
15 87 (3.84%) XSLT
16 83 (3.66%) JMS
17 70 (3.09%) AngularJS
17 70 (3.09%) JPA
18 68 (3.00%) Oracle Fusion
19 66 (2.91%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 122 (5.38%) Analytical Skills
2 93 (4.10%) Clustering
3 69 (3.05%) Data Centre
4 53 (2.34%) Replication
5 48 (2.12%) Management Information System
6 47 (2.07%) Data Integration
7 46 (2.03%) Computer Science
8 30 (1.32%) Data Structures
9 24 (1.06%) Mainframe
10 20 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
11 19 (0.84%) Mathematics
11 19 (0.84%) N-Tier
11 19 (0.84%) Wiki
12 17 (0.75%) Hedge funds
13 15 (0.66%) Equities
13 15 (0.66%) Reference Data
14 14 (0.62%) Virtual Team
15 12 (0.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 11 (0.49%) Data Extraction
17 10 (0.44%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 523 (23.08%) Linux
2 509 (22.46%) Unix
3 325 (14.34%) Windows
4 124 (5.47%) Solaris
5 115 (5.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 111 (4.90%) AIX
7 79 (3.49%) Windows Server
8 76 (3.35%) Windows Server 2008
9 46 (2.03%) Oracle Linux
10 29 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
11 18 (0.79%) HPUX
12 16 (0.71%) SUSE
13 15 (0.66%) Windows Server 2003
14 7 (0.31%) Windows 7
15 5 (0.22%) Debian
15 5 (0.22%) zOS
16 3 (0.13%) CentOS
16 3 (0.13%) Windows 2000
16 3 (0.13%) Windows 2000 Server
17 2 (0.088%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 349 (15.40%) Agile Software Development
2 280 (12.36%) Performance Tuning
3 253 (11.17%) Migration
4 230 (10.15%) ETL
5 217 (9.58%) SOA
6 210 (9.27%) ITIL
7 207 (9.14%) Business Intelligence
8 193 (8.52%) Data Modelling
9 151 (6.66%) SDLC
10 142 (6.27%) Continuous Integration
11 133 (5.87%) Scrum
12 130 (5.74%) OO
13 113 (4.99%) Data Migration
14 98 (4.32%) TDD
15 86 (3.80%) Project Management
16 84 (3.71%) Database Tuning
17 82 (3.62%) MVC
18 75 (3.31%) High Availability
19 73 (3.22%) UML
20 72 (3.18%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1172 (51.72%) SQL
2 647 (28.55%) PL/SQL
3 631 (27.85%) Java
4 231 (10.19%) Shell Script
5 202 (8.91%) JavaScript
6 187 (8.25%) C#
7 114 (5.03%) Python
8 110 (4.85%) Perl
9 98 (4.32%) C
10 78 (3.44%) C++
11 74 (3.27%) VB
12 68 (3.00%) T-SQL
13 67 (2.96%) Bash Shell
14 51 (2.25%) Groovy
15 41 (1.81%) PHP
15 41 (1.81%) PowerShell
16 36 (1.59%) COBOL
17 25 (1.10%) Ruby
18 24 (1.06%) Korn
19 21 (0.93%) VBA
Qualifications
1 344 (15.18%) Security Cleared
2 255 (11.25%) SC Cleared
3 105 (4.63%) Degree
4 100 (4.41%) Oracle Certification
5 63 (2.78%) DV Cleared
6 59 (2.60%) OCP
7 24 (1.06%) ISEB
8 17 (0.75%) Sun Certification
9 11 (0.49%) BPSS Clearance
10 10 (0.44%) CISA
10 10 (0.44%) CISM
10 10 (0.44%) CISSP
10 10 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
10 10 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
10 10 (0.44%) OCPJP
11 8 (0.35%) ISTQB
12 7 (0.31%) MCITP
13 6 (0.26%) IBM Certification
14 4 (0.18%) MCSE
14 4 (0.18%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (2.87%) Data Quality
2 60 (2.65%) QA
3 40 (1.77%) SLA
4 21 (0.93%) JSP 440
5 14 (0.62%) Disclosure Scotland
6 10 (0.44%) PCI DSS
7 7 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 5 (0.22%) ISO20022
9 3 (0.13%) ISO15022
9 3 (0.13%) MiFID
10 2 (0.088%) SSAE 16
11 1 (0.044%) HL7
11 1 (0.044%) ISO 9001
11 1 (0.044%) Solvency II
System Software
1 235 (10.37%) Oracle RAC
2 80 (3.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 79 (3.49%) Active Directory
4 55 (2.43%) Virtual Machines
5 21 (0.93%) Docker
6 17 (0.75%) Oracle Clusterware
7 15 (0.66%) VMware ESX
8 13 (0.57%) vSphere
9 11 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
10 10 (0.44%) Squid
11 9 (0.40%) Corosync
12 7 (0.31%) Hyper-V
12 7 (0.31%) NFS
13 6 (0.26%) Postfix
13 6 (0.26%) vCloud
14 4 (0.18%) Terminal Services
14 4 (0.18%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 3 (0.13%) Microsoft App-V
15 3 (0.13%) NetIQ eDirectory
15 3 (0.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 160 (7.06%) Data Guard
2 141 (6.22%) Oracle RMAN
3 76 (3.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 47 (2.07%) Puppet
5 38 (1.68%) Oracle Identity Management
6 34 (1.50%) SCOM
7 30 (1.32%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 29 (1.28%) HP Quality Center
9 28 (1.24%) Control-M
10 27 (1.19%) Opscode Chef
11 26 (1.15%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 23 (1.02%) EMC NetWorker
13 22 (0.97%) ZABBIX
14 20 (0.88%) Ansible
15 16 (0.71%) SCCM
16 15 (0.66%) Ambari
16 15 (0.66%) Tivoli
17 13 (0.57%) NetBackup
18 12 (0.53%) BladeLogic
18 12 (0.53%) Oracle Flashback
Vendors
1 2266 (100.00%) Oracle
2 247 (10.90%) Microsoft
3 165 (7.28%) IBM
4 158 (6.97%) Red Hat
5 142 (6.27%) Informatica
6 125 (5.52%) VMware
7 76 (3.35%) SAP
8 62 (2.74%) HP
9 55 (2.43%) Cisco
10 49 (2.16%) Sun
11 39 (1.72%) BEA
12 35 (1.54%) Citrix
13 34 (1.50%) EMC
13 34 (1.50%) F5
14 33 (1.46%) Cognos
14 33 (1.46%) Micro Focus
15 30 (1.32%) Talend
16 29 (1.28%) BMC
16 29 (1.28%) CA
17 27 (1.19%) Sybase
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