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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 100 90 89
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -1
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 1201 1298 1215
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 2.26% 2.32% 2.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.37% 9.87% 10.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 743 778 688
Median daily rate £400 £413 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +8.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 11 24
Median hourly rate £36.00 £45.00 £33.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £27.78 £26.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.83 £57.75 £44.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £55.75 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-35.42% +54.86%

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
11578 13148 12063
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.82% 23.47% 22.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 7850 8593 7561
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 192 187 200
Median hourly rate £31.00 £27.78 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.59% -4.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £16.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £52.17 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £26.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+18.26% -13.33%

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 25 June 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 -13 1101 £413 -1.19% 115
London -12 396 £450 - 39
South East +11 235 £400 -5.88% 29
North West +6 119 £380 -17.83% 11
West Midlands +5 94 £425 +21.42% 5
City of London +13 83 £450 -7.59% 11
Hampshire +2 71 £413 -5.71% 2
Scotland -10 67 £333 -5.00% 8
South West -1 64 £350 -6.66% 11
Yorkshire -36 63 £350 -4.10% 4
East of England +22 51 £425 -5.55% 10
Oxfordshire +41 44 £350 -30.34% 2
Cheshire +15 39 £350 -15.20% 1
East Midlands -16 39 £384 +15.84% 5
West Yorkshire -40 35 £316 -9.64% 3
Manchester -16 32 £360 -28.00% 5
North East -51 31 £463 +7.55% 1
Birmingham +11 30 £480 +20.00% 2
Solihull +6 30 £485 +33.79% 1
Berkshire -7 30 £450 +2.85% 8
Surrey -16 29 £435 +8.75% 9
Tyne and Wear -56 29 £463 +6.93% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne -62 28 £475 +9.19% 1
Edinburgh -1 27 £300 -14.21% 1
Buckinghamshire +18 26 £275 -35.67% 4
Leeds -50 25 £320 -8.57% 2
Glasgow -7 24 £350 -6.66% 5
Milton Keynes +15 23 £275 -35.67% 2
Merseyside +3 23 £400 -17.94% 3
Chester +9 22 £375 -6.36%

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 2215 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1158 (52.28%) SQL
3 758 (34.22%) Oracle Database 11g
4 666 (30.07%) PL/SQL
5 589 (26.59%) Java
6 537 (24.24%) Linux
7 505 (22.80%) Unix
8 443 (20.00%) Finance
9 422 (19.05%) SQL Server
10 350 (15.80%) Oracle Database 10g
11 336 (15.17%) Windows
12 333 (15.03%) XML
13 330 (14.90%) Agile Software Development
14 318 (14.36%) Security Cleared
15 310 (14.00%) Oracle Database 12c
15 310 (14.00%) Relational Database
16 304 (13.72%) WebLogic
17 272 (12.28%) Web Services
17 272 (12.28%) Performance Tuning
18 260 (11.74%) Migration
19 253 (11.42%) Microsoft
20 250 (11.29%) RDBMS
21 238 (10.74%) Shell Script
22 235 (10.61%) SC Cleared
23 222 (10.02%) ETL
24 210 (9.48%) .NET
25 201 (9.07%) JavaScript
25 201 (9.07%) Spring
26 200 (9.03%) Business Intelligence
27 194 (8.76%) 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
1 304 (13.72%) WebLogic
2 92 (4.15%) Tomcat
3 77 (3.48%) Oracle Service Bus
4 76 (3.43%) JBoss
4 76 (3.43%) WebSphere
5 67 (3.02%) Apache
6 44 (1.99%) IIS
6 44 (1.99%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 44 (1.99%) SharePoint
6 44 (1.99%) WebSphere Application Server
7 41 (1.85%) Oracle Application Server
8 35 (1.58%) Oracle Workflow
9 29 (1.31%) SAS
10 23 (1.04%) Tuxedo
11 22 (0.99%) Confluence
12 20 (0.90%) Liferay
13 18 (0.81%) Oracle Coherence
14 17 (0.77%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 12 (0.54%) WebLogic Portal
16 10 (0.45%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 129 (5.82%) MS Excel
2 36 (1.63%) MS Office
3 16 (0.72%) MS Project
4 15 (0.68%) MS Visio
5 11 (0.50%) MS PowerPoint
6 10 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.090%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.045%) MicroStation
Business Applications
1 125 (5.64%) Oracle EBS
2 95 (4.29%) Oracle EBS R12
3 75 (3.39%) Oracle Applications
4 36 (1.63%) Oracle BPM
5 34 (1.53%) Oracle 11i
6 22 (0.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 21 (0.95%) Oracle Financials
8 19 (0.86%) Oracle Retail
9 11 (0.50%) Oracle Payables
10 9 (0.41%) Remedy ITSM
11 8 (0.36%) BusinessWorks
11 8 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
12 7 (0.32%) Documaker
12 7 (0.32%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
13 6 (0.27%) Oracle Assets
13 6 (0.27%) SimCorp Dimension
14 5 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
15 4 (0.18%) Oracle ERP
15 4 (0.18%) Oracle iProcurement
15 4 (0.18%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 49 (2.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 34 (1.53%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (0.32%) Azure Active Directory
5 7 (0.32%) Office 365
6 5 (0.23%) IaaS
6 5 (0.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 4 (0.18%) OpenShift
7 4 (0.18%) PaaS
8 3 (0.14%) Boomi
8 3 (0.14%) SaaS
9 2 (0.090%) SuccessFactors
10 1 (0.045%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.045%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.045%) Force.com
10 1 (0.045%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.045%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.045%) Google Compute Engine
10 1 (0.045%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 78 (3.52%) HTTP
2 71 (3.21%) LDAP
3 64 (2.89%) Firewall
4 53 (2.39%) SAN
5 47 (2.12%) DNS
6 43 (1.94%) Internet
7 37 (1.67%) TCP/IP
8 27 (1.22%) SSL
9 22 (0.99%) Diameter Protocol
9 22 (0.99%) GPRS
9 22 (0.99%) SS7
9 22 (0.99%) UMTS
9 22 (0.99%) WCDMA
10 18 (0.81%) DHCP
11 16 (0.72%) CDMA
11 16 (0.72%) GSM
11 16 (0.72%) VoIP
12 13 (0.59%) BIG-IP
13 12 (0.54%) LAN
13 12 (0.54%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 758 (34.22%) Oracle Database 11g
2 422 (19.05%) SQL Server
3 350 (15.80%) Oracle Database 10g
4 310 (14.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 310 (14.00%) Relational Database
5 250 (11.29%) RDBMS
6 186 (8.40%) Data Warehouse
7 178 (8.04%) Oracle Reports
8 123 (5.55%) Oracle BI EE
9 104 (4.70%) MySQL
10 76 (3.43%) SQL Server 2008
11 73 (3.30%) BusinessObjects
11 73 (3.30%) Oracle ODI
12 63 (2.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 53 (2.39%) MongoDB
14 51 (2.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 50 (2.26%) DB2
15 50 (2.26%) Oracle9i Database
16 47 (2.12%) Oracle BI Publisher
16 47 (2.12%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 151 (6.82%) Oracle Forms
2 137 (6.19%) JIRA
3 124 (5.60%) Jenkins
4 109 (4.92%) Maven
5 105 (4.74%) Subversion
6 100 (4.51%) JUnit
7 85 (3.84%) Visual Studio
8 81 (3.66%) Oracle APEX
9 78 (3.52%) Git (software)
10 73 (3.30%) Toad
11 59 (2.66%) Eclipse
12 49 (2.21%) SoapUI
13 46 (2.08%) Ant
14 41 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
15 39 (1.76%) ERwin
16 37 (1.67%) Cucumber
17 35 (1.58%) ClearQuest
18 34 (1.53%) Selenium
19 27 (1.22%) JMeter
20 25 (1.13%) Mockito
General
1 443 (20.00%) Finance
2 188 (8.49%) Banking
3 84 (3.79%) Telecoms
4 67 (3.02%) Investment Banking
5 59 (2.66%) Retail
6 39 (1.76%) Marketing
7 36 (1.63%) Manufacturing
8 34 (1.53%) Financial Institution
9 31 (1.40%) Front Office
10 25 (1.13%) Pharmaceutical
11 23 (1.04%) Back Office
11 23 (1.04%) Electronics
12 11 (0.50%) International Banking
13 10 (0.45%) Law
13 10 (0.45%) Military
14 7 (0.32%) Legal
15 6 (0.27%) Automotive
15 6 (0.27%) Billing
15 6 (0.27%) Games
16 5 (0.23%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 926 (41.81%) Developer
2 423 (19.10%) Oracle Developer
3 386 (17.43%) DBA
4 331 (14.94%) Oracle DBA
5 231 (10.43%) Java Developer
6 204 (9.21%) Analyst
6 204 (9.21%) Architect
7 181 (8.17%) SQL Developer
8 157 (7.09%) Consultant
9 137 (6.19%) Administrator
10 135 (6.09%) PL/SQL Developer
11 113 (5.10%) Senior Developer
12 85 (3.84%) Oracle Consultant
13 77 (3.48%) .NET Developer
14 61 (2.75%) C# Developer
15 56 (2.53%) Oracle Forms Developer
16 54 (2.44%) SQL DBA
17 53 (2.39%) Applications Support
17 53 (2.39%) Technical Architect
18 51 (2.30%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 333 (15.03%) XML
2 272 (12.28%) Web Services
3 210 (9.48%) .NET
4 201 (9.07%) Spring
5 183 (8.26%) HTML
6 168 (7.58%) Middleware
7 143 (6.46%) SOAP
8 128 (5.78%) CSS
8 128 (5.78%) J2EE
9 112 (5.06%) REST
10 93 (4.20%) Java EE
11 90 (4.06%) Hibernate
12 85 (3.84%) JSP
13 82 (3.70%) Oracle Fusion
14 78 (3.52%) jQuery
15 77 (3.48%) JPA
16 73 (3.30%) AngularJS
17 71 (3.21%) XSLT
18 59 (2.66%) JMS
19 56 (2.53%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 124 (5.60%) Analytical Skills
2 100 (4.51%) Clustering
3 77 (3.48%) Data Centre
4 57 (2.57%) Computer Science
4 57 (2.57%) Replication
5 50 (2.26%) Management Information System
6 44 (1.99%) Data Integration
7 29 (1.31%) Data Structures
8 28 (1.26%) Hedge funds
9 25 (1.13%) Mathematics
10 23 (1.04%) N-Tier
11 22 (0.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 22 (0.99%) Mainframe
12 21 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
13 18 (0.81%) Wiki
14 14 (0.63%) Data Extraction
15 12 (0.54%) Equities
16 11 (0.50%) Virtual Team
17 10 (0.45%) Fixed Income
17 10 (0.45%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 537 (24.24%) Linux
2 505 (22.80%) Unix
3 336 (15.17%) Windows
4 115 (5.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 112 (5.06%) Solaris
6 95 (4.29%) Windows Server
7 90 (4.06%) AIX
8 58 (2.62%) Windows Server 2008
9 43 (1.94%) Oracle Linux
10 30 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
11 12 (0.54%) HPUX
11 12 (0.54%) SUSE
11 12 (0.54%) Windows 7
11 12 (0.54%) Windows Server 2003
12 6 (0.27%) CentOS
13 5 (0.23%) Debian
13 5 (0.23%) zOS
14 3 (0.14%) Windows 2000
15 2 (0.090%) Mac OS X
15 2 (0.090%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 330 (14.90%) Agile Software Development
2 272 (12.28%) Performance Tuning
3 260 (11.74%) Migration
4 222 (10.02%) ETL
5 200 (9.03%) Business Intelligence
6 194 (8.76%) Data Modelling
7 188 (8.49%) SOA
8 165 (7.45%) ITIL
9 160 (7.22%) SDLC
10 133 (6.00%) OO
11 111 (5.01%) Scrum
12 110 (4.97%) Data Migration
13 106 (4.79%) Continuous Integration
14 94 (4.24%) Database Tuning
15 88 (3.97%) Project Management
16 86 (3.88%) UML
17 78 (3.52%) User Acceptance Testing
18 75 (3.39%) TDD
19 73 (3.30%) Unit Testing
20 71 (3.21%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1158 (52.28%) SQL
2 666 (30.07%) PL/SQL
3 589 (26.59%) Java
4 238 (10.74%) Shell Script
5 201 (9.07%) JavaScript
6 185 (8.35%) C#
7 109 (4.92%) Python
8 104 (4.70%) Perl
9 84 (3.79%) C
10 74 (3.34%) Bash Shell
11 73 (3.30%) VB
12 67 (3.02%) C++
13 56 (2.53%) T-SQL
14 45 (2.03%) PHP
14 45 (2.03%) PowerShell
15 35 (1.58%) COBOL
16 29 (1.31%) VBA
17 26 (1.17%) Korn
17 26 (1.17%) Ruby
18 25 (1.13%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 318 (14.36%) Security Cleared
2 235 (10.61%) SC Cleared
3 127 (5.73%) Degree
4 72 (3.25%) Oracle Certification
5 57 (2.57%) DV Cleared
6 54 (2.44%) OCP
7 22 (0.99%) ISEB
8 17 (0.77%) Sun Certification
9 13 (0.59%) BPSS Clearance
10 11 (0.50%) ISTQB
10 11 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
11 10 (0.45%) CISA
11 10 (0.45%) CISM
11 10 (0.45%) CISSP
12 8 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
13 7 (0.32%) OCPJP
14 5 (0.23%) DBS Check
15 4 (0.18%) MCITP
15 4 (0.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 4 (0.18%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (3.21%) Data Quality
2 69 (3.12%) QA
3 52 (2.35%) SLA
4 19 (0.86%) Disclosure Scotland
5 8 (0.36%) JSP 440
5 8 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (0.23%) HL7
6 5 (0.23%) PCI DSS
7 4 (0.18%) DICOM
8 3 (0.14%) ISO15022
8 3 (0.14%) ISO20022
8 3 (0.14%) Solvency II
9 2 (0.090%) SSAE 16
10 1 (0.045%) PMBOK
System Software
1 189 (8.53%) Oracle RAC
2 92 (4.15%) Active Directory
3 80 (3.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 60 (2.71%) Virtual Machines
5 15 (0.68%) Hyper-V
5 15 (0.68%) vSphere
6 14 (0.63%) VMware ESX
7 13 (0.59%) VMware ESXi
8 12 (0.54%) Oracle Clusterware
9 9 (0.41%) Docker
10 7 (0.32%) XenDesktop
11 5 (0.23%) NFS
11 5 (0.23%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 4 (0.18%) Microsoft App-V
12 4 (0.18%) Terminal Services
12 4 (0.18%) XenApp
13 3 (0.14%) OpenSSH
13 3 (0.14%) Virtual Servers
14 2 (0.090%) KVM
14 2 (0.090%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 142 (6.41%) Data Guard
2 138 (6.23%) Oracle RMAN
3 87 (3.93%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 32 (1.44%) SCOM
5 27 (1.22%) HP Quality Center
6 26 (1.17%) Oracle Identity Management
7 25 (1.13%) Control-M
7 25 (1.13%) Puppet
8 24 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
9 20 (0.90%) SCCM
10 19 (0.86%) Ansible
11 16 (0.72%) Oracle Identity Manager
12 15 (0.68%) BladeLogic
13 13 (0.59%) Tivoli
14 12 (0.54%) Microsoft Clustering
14 12 (0.54%) Tivoli Storage Manager
15 11 (0.50%) Oracle Flashback
16 10 (0.45%) Netcool
17 9 (0.41%) Nagios
18 8 (0.36%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 2215 (100.00%) Oracle
2 253 (11.42%) Microsoft
3 157 (7.09%) IBM
4 139 (6.28%) Red Hat
5 134 (6.05%) Informatica
6 105 (4.74%) VMware
7 70 (3.16%) SAP
8 58 (2.62%) HP
9 47 (2.12%) Cisco
10 36 (1.63%) Citrix
11 34 (1.53%) Sybase
12 33 (1.49%) Micro Focus
13 32 (1.44%) CA
14 31 (1.40%) Sun
15 29 (1.31%) EMC
16 28 (1.26%) BEA
16 28 (1.26%) Siebel
17 22 (0.99%) Cognos
17 22 (0.99%) TIBCO
18 21 (0.95%) Talend
Manchester, Lancashire
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £400 to £459 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle upon Tyne
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Northern Ireland
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £150 - £200 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Livingston, West Lothian
Experis Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
IT Retail People Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Initial 3 month contract, market rates, great team
Posted: Yesterday
London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £280 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Salt
Rate: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £175 - £200 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Livingston, West Lothian
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300 - £310 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
iKas International
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
South West
People Source Consulting
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Belfast, County Antrim
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £190 - £200 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 2 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
Computer People
Rate: £200.00 - £220.00 per day + Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Brentwood
Ciber UK
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £300.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bromley, Kent
Elevate Direct
Rate: Up to £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
UK
Hays Talent Solutions
Rate: £150.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Rate: From £400 to £420 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham
People Source Consulting
Rate: £420 - £500 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Central London / West End
First Point
Rate: £575.00 - £600.00 per day + rolling
Posted: 5 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £310 - £360 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Liverpool
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 10 days ago