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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 141 102 84
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -18
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 982 1214 1272
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.83% 2.12% 2.22%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.09% 9.25% 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 610 707 727
Median daily rate £400 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £305 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £550 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £358
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 19 10
Median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £30.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +30.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.30 £30.00 £22.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.80 £45.00 £67.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £34.36
% change year-on-year
- +16.40%

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
12145 13124 12302
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.69% 22.94% 21.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 8044 8698 7789
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 186 199 201
Median hourly rate £36.00 £33.55 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.30% +34.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £12.53 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £45.00 £56.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.32 £33.55 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+8.25% +49.11%

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 27 September 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 27 September 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 27 September 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 -41 875 £413 -1.78% 116
London -31 330 £425 -5.55% 38
South East -41 168 £400 +0.06% 23
North West +26 115 £375 -14.77% 15
South West +29 74 £375 -3.84% 10
Scotland -8 73 £332 -5.21% 10
Hampshire -19 72 £400 -5.88% 7
Lancashire +37 48 £400 -9.09% 1
East of England -2 48 £313 -24.24% 8
City of London -32 47 £425 -10.52% 7
Yorkshire -9 41 £430 +28.20% 9
Manchester +3 40 £350 -6.66% 7
East Midlands +2 39 £455 +23.38% 6
West Midlands -21 37 £363 -3.33% 6
Edinburgh +15 36 £335 -5.96% 1
Hertfordshire +9 29 £313 -30.55% 2
Blackpool +35 27 £469 +6.53% 1
Berkshire +5 26 £481 +28.33% 7
Gloucestershire +17 24 £380 -38.21%
Nottinghamshire +4 24 £475 +35.71% 2
Nottingham -2 21 £475 +35.71% 2
North East -47 19 £375 - 1
Croydon +3 17 £355 -32.38% 3
Tyne and Wear -48 17 £375 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne -51 17 £375 -6.25% 1
Glasgow -14 16 £363 +3.57% 7
West Sussex -3 15 £475 +26.66% 1
Bristol -5 14 £363 -6.45% 6
Wiltshire +9 12 £400 +6.66% 1
Bracknell +8 12 £481 +92.50%

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 2206 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1111 (50.36%) SQL
3 778 (35.27%) Oracle Database 11g
4 606 (27.47%) PL/SQL
5 594 (26.93%) Java
6 528 (23.93%) Linux
7 464 (21.03%) Unix
8 456 (20.67%) Finance
9 398 (18.04%) Agile Software Development
10 373 (16.91%) Oracle Database 12c
11 368 (16.68%) SQL Server
12 343 (15.55%) Security Cleared
13 331 (15.00%) XML
14 323 (14.64%) Oracle Database 10g
15 308 (13.96%) Windows
16 302 (13.69%) Performance Tuning
17 286 (12.96%) WebLogic
18 266 (12.06%) Web Services
18 266 (12.06%) Relational Database
19 256 (11.60%) SC Cleared
20 255 (11.56%) Oracle RAC
21 251 (11.38%) ITIL
22 238 (10.79%) Shell Script
23 231 (10.47%) SOA
24 230 (10.43%) Microsoft
25 218 (9.88%) Migration
26 217 (9.84%) RDBMS
27 213 (9.66%) .NET
28 205 (9.29%) Spring
29 203 (9.20%) ETL

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
1 286 (12.96%) WebLogic
2 78 (3.54%) Oracle Service Bus
3 70 (3.17%) WebSphere
4 69 (3.13%) JBoss
4 69 (3.13%) Oracle Application Server
5 66 (2.99%) Tomcat
6 56 (2.54%) Apache
7 48 (2.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 46 (2.09%) IIS
9 44 (1.99%) SharePoint
10 41 (1.86%) Confluence
11 40 (1.81%) Oracle Workflow
12 25 (1.13%) Tuxedo
13 22 (1.00%) WebSphere Application Server
14 21 (0.95%) iPlanet
15 17 (0.77%) Elasticsearch
15 17 (0.77%) WebLogic Portal
16 16 (0.73%) Liferay
17 15 (0.68%) Oracle Coherence
18 11 (0.50%) MQSeries
Applications
1 97 (4.40%) MS Excel
2 40 (1.81%) MS Office
3 12 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (0.41%) HipChat
5 8 (0.36%) MS Visio
6 7 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.23%) MS Project
8 1 (0.045%) MicroStation
Business Applications
1 163 (7.39%) Oracle EBS
2 148 (6.71%) Oracle EBS R12
3 97 (4.40%) Oracle Applications
4 53 (2.40%) Oracle BPM
5 32 (1.45%) Oracle 11i
6 24 (1.09%) Oracle Retail
7 23 (1.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 17 (0.77%) Oracle Financials
8 17 (0.77%) Oracle Payables
9 13 (0.59%) BusinessWorks
10 11 (0.50%) Oracle ERP
11 9 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
12 8 (0.36%) Oracle Cash Management
12 8 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
13 7 (0.32%) Documaker
14 6 (0.27%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
14 6 (0.27%) SimCorp Dimension
15 5 (0.23%) Oracle Receivables
16 4 (0.18%) Oracle Payroll
16 4 (0.18%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 37 (1.68%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (1.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 26 (1.18%) IaaS
4 24 (1.09%) PaaS
5 23 (1.04%) SaaS
6 13 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
7 9 (0.41%) Office 365
8 4 (0.18%) OpenShift
9 3 (0.14%) Boomi
9 3 (0.14%) GitHub
10 2 (0.091%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.091%) Force.com
10 2 (0.091%) SuccessFactors
11 1 (0.045%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (0.045%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.045%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 88 (3.99%) Firewall
2 75 (3.40%) LDAP
3 65 (2.95%) HTTP
4 64 (2.90%) DNS
5 57 (2.58%) SAN
6 35 (1.59%) Internet
7 33 (1.50%) TCP/IP
8 27 (1.22%) BIG-IP
8 27 (1.22%) SSL
9 21 (0.95%) VLAN
10 20 (0.91%) FTP
11 18 (0.82%) Kerberos
11 18 (0.82%) SSH
12 16 (0.73%) HTTPS
13 13 (0.59%) DHCP
14 12 (0.54%) VPN
15 10 (0.45%) Reverse Proxy
16 9 (0.41%) OpenLDAP
16 9 (0.41%) OpenVPN
17 8 (0.36%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 778 (35.27%) Oracle Database 11g
2 373 (16.91%) Oracle Database 12c
3 368 (16.68%) SQL Server
4 323 (14.64%) Oracle Database 10g
5 266 (12.06%) Relational Database
6 217 (9.84%) RDBMS
7 182 (8.25%) Data Warehouse
8 156 (7.07%) Oracle Reports
9 122 (5.53%) Oracle BI EE
10 89 (4.03%) Oracle ODI
11 82 (3.72%) MySQL
11 82 (3.72%) PostgreSQL
12 81 (3.67%) Hadoop
13 74 (3.35%) SQL Server 2008
14 66 (2.99%) BusinessObjects
15 58 (2.63%) Oracle9i Database
16 57 (2.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 56 (2.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 53 (2.40%) Oracle BI Publisher
19 49 (2.22%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 172 (7.80%) JIRA
2 154 (6.98%) Jenkins
3 120 (5.44%) Oracle Forms
4 110 (4.99%) JUnit
5 106 (4.81%) Subversion
6 101 (4.58%) Maven
7 100 (4.53%) Oracle APEX
8 94 (4.26%) Git (software)
9 92 (4.17%) Visual Studio
10 63 (2.86%) Eclipse
11 52 (2.36%) Toad
12 49 (2.22%) Cucumber
13 48 (2.18%) Selenium
14 43 (1.95%) SoapUI
15 39 (1.77%) Hamcrest
15 39 (1.77%) Mockito
16 38 (1.72%) TeamCity
17 37 (1.68%) Ant
17 37 (1.68%) Team Foundation Server
18 27 (1.22%) ClearQuest
General
1 456 (20.67%) Finance
2 196 (8.88%) Banking
3 69 (3.13%) Retail
4 68 (3.08%) Investment Banking
5 53 (2.40%) Telecoms
6 41 (1.86%) Manufacturing
7 37 (1.68%) Marketing
8 24 (1.09%) Back Office
8 24 (1.09%) Financial Institution
9 23 (1.04%) Electronics
10 22 (1.00%) Pharmaceutical
10 22 (1.00%) Publishing
11 13 (0.59%) Law
12 12 (0.54%) Military
13 10 (0.45%) Front Office
14 9 (0.41%) General Ledger
15 7 (0.32%) Aerospace
15 7 (0.32%) Billing
16 6 (0.27%) Automotive
17 5 (0.23%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 924 (41.89%) Developer
2 446 (20.22%) DBA
3 403 (18.27%) Oracle DBA
4 397 (18.00%) Oracle Developer
5 229 (10.38%) Java Developer
6 174 (7.89%) Consultant
7 170 (7.71%) Architect
8 167 (7.57%) Analyst
9 155 (7.03%) SQL Developer
10 135 (6.12%) Administrator
11 117 (5.30%) PL/SQL Developer
12 93 (4.22%) Oracle Consultant
13 90 (4.08%) Senior Developer
14 89 (4.03%) .NET Developer
15 68 (3.08%) Applications Support
16 62 (2.81%) C# Developer
17 60 (2.72%) SC Cleared DBA
17 60 (2.72%) SQL DBA
18 54 (2.45%) Oracle Applications DBA
19 48 (2.18%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 331 (15.00%) XML
2 266 (12.06%) Web Services
3 213 (9.66%) .NET
4 205 (9.29%) Spring
5 184 (8.34%) SOAP
6 181 (8.20%) Middleware
7 176 (7.98%) HTML
8 148 (6.71%) J2EE
9 125 (5.67%) CSS
10 120 (5.44%) REST
11 116 (5.26%) jQuery
12 103 (4.67%) Java EE
13 100 (4.53%) JSP
14 96 (4.35%) XSLT
15 90 (4.08%) JMS
16 84 (3.81%) Hibernate
17 79 (3.58%) Oracle Fusion
18 73 (3.31%) AngularJS
19 66 (2.99%) Oracle GoldenGate
19 66 (2.99%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 132 (5.98%) Analytical Skills
2 91 (4.13%) Clustering
3 58 (2.63%) Data Centre
4 52 (2.36%) Replication
5 40 (1.81%) Computer Science
6 39 (1.77%) Management Information System
7 38 (1.72%) Data Integration
8 30 (1.36%) Data Structures
9 23 (1.04%) Mainframe
10 20 (0.91%) Mathematics
11 17 (0.77%) Enterprise Software
11 17 (0.77%) Equities
11 17 (0.77%) Reference Data
11 17 (0.77%) Wiki
12 15 (0.68%) Data Extraction
12 15 (0.68%) Virtual Team
13 14 (0.63%) Hedge funds
13 14 (0.63%) N-Tier
14 12 (0.54%) Visualisation
15 11 (0.50%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 528 (23.93%) Linux
2 464 (21.03%) Unix
3 308 (13.96%) Windows
4 135 (6.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 133 (6.03%) Solaris
6 118 (5.35%) AIX
7 75 (3.40%) Windows Server
8 71 (3.22%) Windows Server 2008
9 57 (2.58%) Oracle Linux
10 23 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
11 20 (0.91%) HPUX
12 19 (0.86%) SUSE
13 15 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
14 6 (0.27%) Windows 7
15 3 (0.14%) CentOS
15 3 (0.14%) Debian
15 3 (0.14%) Windows 2000
16 2 (0.091%) Windows 2000 Server
16 2 (0.091%) Windows NT
17 1 (0.045%) Tru64
Processes & Methodologies
1 398 (18.04%) Agile Software Development
2 302 (13.69%) Performance Tuning
3 251 (11.38%) ITIL
4 231 (10.47%) SOA
5 218 (9.88%) Migration
6 203 (9.20%) ETL
7 165 (7.48%) Business Intelligence
8 159 (7.21%) SDLC
9 149 (6.75%) Data Modelling
10 143 (6.48%) Scrum
11 139 (6.30%) Continuous Integration
12 116 (5.26%) OO
13 104 (4.71%) TDD
14 101 (4.58%) DevOps
15 96 (4.35%) High Availability
16 88 (3.99%) Data Migration
16 88 (3.99%) MVC
17 82 (3.72%) Unit Testing
18 81 (3.67%) Change Management
19 79 (3.58%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1111 (50.36%) SQL
2 606 (27.47%) PL/SQL
3 594 (26.93%) Java
4 238 (10.79%) Shell Script
5 202 (9.16%) JavaScript
6 184 (8.34%) C#
7 127 (5.76%) Python
8 124 (5.62%) Perl
9 103 (4.67%) C
10 71 (3.22%) Bash Shell
10 71 (3.22%) VB
11 65 (2.95%) C++
12 61 (2.77%) T-SQL
13 50 (2.27%) Groovy
14 41 (1.86%) PowerShell
15 39 (1.77%) PHP
16 33 (1.50%) COBOL
17 28 (1.27%) Korn
17 28 (1.27%) Ruby
18 23 (1.04%) VBA
Qualifications
1 343 (15.55%) Security Cleared
2 256 (11.60%) SC Cleared
3 105 (4.76%) Degree
4 103 (4.67%) Oracle Certification
5 61 (2.77%) DV Cleared
6 59 (2.67%) OCP
7 14 (0.63%) BPSS Clearance
7 14 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
8 13 (0.59%) Sun Certification
9 12 (0.54%) ISEB
10 11 (0.50%) CISM
10 11 (0.50%) CISSP
11 10 (0.45%) CISA
11 10 (0.45%) OCPJP
12 8 (0.36%) MCITP
13 7 (0.32%) DBS Check
13 7 (0.32%) IBM Certification
14 6 (0.27%) ISTQB
15 5 (0.23%) MCSE
16 4 (0.18%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (2.81%) QA
2 53 (2.40%) Data Quality
3 39 (1.77%) SLA
4 21 (0.95%) JSP 440
5 17 (0.77%) Disclosure Scotland
6 12 (0.54%) PCI DSS
7 7 (0.32%) MiFID
7 7 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 5 (0.23%) ISO 9001
8 5 (0.23%) ISO20022
9 3 (0.14%) ISO15022
10 2 (0.091%) SEPA
10 2 (0.091%) SSAE 16
11 1 (0.045%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 1 (0.045%) Solvency II
System Software
1 255 (11.56%) Oracle RAC
2 75 (3.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 72 (3.26%) Active Directory
4 55 (2.49%) Virtual Machines
5 24 (1.09%) Docker
6 20 (0.91%) Oracle Clusterware
7 17 (0.77%) VMware ESXi
7 17 (0.77%) vSphere
8 15 (0.68%) VMware ESX
9 13 (0.59%) Squid
10 11 (0.50%) Corosync
11 9 (0.41%) Postfix
11 9 (0.41%) vCloud
12 8 (0.36%) Hyper-V
13 5 (0.23%) NFS
13 5 (0.23%) Terminal Services
14 4 (0.18%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 3 (0.14%) Microsoft App-V
15 3 (0.14%) NDS
15 3 (0.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 164 (7.43%) Data Guard
2 140 (6.35%) Oracle RMAN
3 78 (3.54%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 64 (2.90%) Puppet
5 39 (1.77%) Oracle Identity Management
6 34 (1.54%) ZABBIX
7 32 (1.45%) HP Quality Center
7 32 (1.45%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 27 (1.22%) Ansible
9 26 (1.18%) SCOM
10 25 (1.13%) Opscode Chef
10 25 (1.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 24 (1.09%) Ambari
12 23 (1.04%) Control-M
12 23 (1.04%) EMC NetWorker
13 16 (0.73%) NetBackup
14 13 (0.59%) Oracle Flashback
14 13 (0.59%) vRealize
15 12 (0.54%) Consul
15 12 (0.54%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2206 (100.00%) Oracle
2 230 (10.43%) Microsoft
3 165 (7.48%) Red Hat
4 149 (6.75%) IBM
5 129 (5.85%) VMware
6 122 (5.53%) Informatica
7 75 (3.40%) SAP
8 61 (2.77%) HP
9 55 (2.49%) Cisco
10 48 (2.18%) Sun
11 37 (1.68%) EMC
12 35 (1.59%) BEA
13 34 (1.54%) F5
14 33 (1.50%) Citrix
15 31 (1.41%) Cognos
16 28 (1.27%) Micro Focus
17 25 (1.13%) Sybase
18 24 (1.09%) Talend
19 22 (1.00%) BMC
20 21 (0.95%) CA
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