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 January 2017 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
UK
Rank 142 124 85
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -39
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 806 947 1122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.80% 1.89% 2.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.10% 8.32% 10.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 466 540 692
Median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £546 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 17 12
Median hourly rate £39.00 £37.50 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -21.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.65 £22.80 £35.14
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.30 £42.90 £67.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -21.05%

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
9954 11379 10951
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.19% 22.76% 21.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 6652 7645 7124
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 130 223 163
Median hourly rate £38.00 £27.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.18% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.20 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

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 January 2017.

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 January 2017.

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 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 -20 733 £425 - 98
London -6 314 £451 +0.11% 38
South East -49 113 £450 +5.88% 18
Scotland +28 60 £350 -12.50% 10
South West +17 58 £425 +6.25% 9
East of England +20 51 £450 +12.50% 12
North West +3 51 £375 +15.38% 8
East Midlands +19 45 £165 -61.17% 2
Hampshire -8 41 £445 -3.78% 2
City of London -29 41 £330 -30.52% 6
North East -4 39 £363 +11.53% 2
Tyne and Wear -11 36 £363 +11.53% 2
Newcastle upon Tyne -11 35 £363 +11.53% 2
West Midlands -22 32 £400 -15.78% 1
Edinburgh +22 31 £350 -6.66% 6
Essex +13 31 £450 +13.20% 3
Yorkshire -4 29 £413 +17.85% 8
Surrey +4 25 £513 +22.02% 7
Warwickshire +16 23 £400 -20.00%
Nottinghamshire +6 21 £359 -19.15%
Manchester -7 20 £350 +22.80% 2
Glasgow +19 19 £350 - 3
Bristol +13 19 £350 -6.66% 5
Berkshire -12 19 £438 -2.77% 3
Nottingham +6 18 £409 -7.88%
West Yorkshire -1 18 £425 -5.02% 5
Croydon - 18 £500 - 1
Warwick +12 17 £419 -16.25%
Derbyshire +10 16 £141 - 1
Southend-on-Sea +9 13 £495 -

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 1746 (100.00%) Oracle
2 836 (47.88%) SQL
3 571 (32.70%) Oracle Database 11g
4 449 (25.72%) Linux
5 444 (25.43%) Agile Software Development
6 440 (25.20%) PL/SQL
7 434 (24.86%) Java
8 406 (23.25%) Unix
9 385 (22.05%) Finance
10 345 (19.76%) Oracle Database 12c
11 288 (16.49%) SQL Server
12 283 (16.21%) Security Cleared
13 252 (14.43%) XML
14 241 (13.80%) Oracle Database 10g
15 235 (13.46%) Windows
15 235 (13.46%) Performance Tuning
16 214 (12.26%) SC Cleared
17 211 (12.08%) ITIL
18 203 (11.63%) WebLogic
19 198 (11.34%) Web Services
20 193 (11.05%) JavaScript
20 193 (11.05%) JIRA
21 191 (10.94%) Oracle Reports
22 186 (10.65%) Relational Database
23 183 (10.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
23 183 (10.48%) SOA
24 182 (10.42%) Business Intelligence
25 181 (10.37%) Shell Script
26 176 (10.08%) Microsoft
27 175 (10.02%) Scrum

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
1 203 (11.63%) WebLogic
2 183 (10.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 85 (4.87%) Confluence
3 85 (4.87%) WebSphere
4 84 (4.81%) Apache
5 77 (4.41%) JBoss
6 64 (3.67%) Tomcat
7 62 (3.55%) Oracle Application Server
8 58 (3.32%) IIS
9 35 (2.00%) Elasticsearch
10 31 (1.78%) Oracle Service Bus
11 30 (1.72%) Oracle Workflow
12 27 (1.55%) nginx
12 27 (1.55%) SharePoint
13 20 (1.15%) WebLogic Portal
14 14 (0.80%) Tuxedo
14 14 (0.80%) WebSphere Application Server
15 11 (0.63%) iPlanet
15 11 (0.63%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 9 (0.52%) SAS
Applications
1 70 (4.01%) MS Excel
2 24 (1.37%) MS Office
3 23 (1.32%) HipChat
4 18 (1.03%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (0.46%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.29%) MS Project
8 2 (0.11%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.057%) EngageOne
9 1 (0.057%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 127 (7.27%) Oracle EBS
2 112 (6.41%) Oracle EBS R12
3 53 (3.04%) Oracle BPM
4 52 (2.98%) Oracle Applications
5 27 (1.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 26 (1.49%) Oracle 11i
7 22 (1.26%) Oracle Payables
8 17 (0.97%) Oracle Receivables
9 16 (0.92%) Oracle Cash Management
10 13 (0.74%) Oracle Financials
11 11 (0.63%) SAP BPC
12 9 (0.52%) Maximo
13 7 (0.40%) BusinessWorks
13 7 (0.40%) Remedy ITSM
14 6 (0.34%) Demantra
14 6 (0.34%) Oracle Retail
15 5 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
15 5 (0.29%) PeopleSoft HRMS
16 4 (0.23%) Oracle General Ledger
16 4 (0.23%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 90 (5.15%) Amazon AWS
2 53 (3.04%) SaaS
3 52 (2.98%) IaaS
4 50 (2.86%) PaaS
5 30 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
6 12 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
7 9 (0.52%) GitHub
8 6 (0.34%) Office 365
9 4 (0.23%) Amazon S3
10 3 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (0.17%) Amazon EMR
10 3 (0.17%) Amazon Glacier
11 2 (0.11%) Azure Active Directory
11 2 (0.11%) IBM SmartCloud
12 1 (0.057%) Boomi
12 1 (0.057%) Taleo
12 1 (0.057%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 100 (5.73%) DNS
2 88 (5.04%) Firewall
3 43 (2.46%) VPN
4 38 (2.18%) LDAP
5 34 (1.95%) SSL
5 34 (1.95%) TCP/IP
6 31 (1.78%) SAN
7 29 (1.66%) Reverse Proxy
8 28 (1.60%) Internet
8 28 (1.60%) SSH
9 25 (1.43%) HTTP
10 23 (1.32%) OpenLDAP
10 23 (1.32%) OpenVPN
11 17 (0.97%) IPsec
12 16 (0.92%) SNMP
13 15 (0.86%) Kerberos
14 14 (0.80%) BIG-IP
14 14 (0.80%) DHCP
15 13 (0.74%) VLAN
15 13 (0.74%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 571 (32.70%) Oracle Database 11g
2 345 (19.76%) Oracle Database 12c
3 288 (16.49%) SQL Server
4 241 (13.80%) Oracle Database 10g
5 191 (10.94%) Oracle Reports
6 186 (10.65%) Relational Database
7 159 (9.11%) Data Warehouse
8 112 (6.41%) PostgreSQL
9 109 (6.24%) RDBMS
10 92 (5.27%) Hadoop
11 76 (4.35%) Oracle BI EE
12 67 (3.84%) SQL Server 2008
13 64 (3.67%) Oracle9i Database
14 56 (3.21%) MySQL
15 51 (2.92%) BusinessObjects
15 51 (2.92%) Oracle ODI
16 46 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 45 (2.58%) Oracle BI Publisher
18 43 (2.46%) Big Data
19 42 (2.41%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 193 (11.05%) JIRA
2 157 (8.99%) Jenkins
3 124 (7.10%) Git (software)
4 82 (4.70%) Oracle Forms
5 79 (4.52%) Maven
6 75 (4.30%) Subversion
7 74 (4.24%) Oracle APEX
8 56 (3.21%) JUnit
9 51 (2.92%) TeamCity
10 48 (2.75%) Ant
11 47 (2.69%) Sonatype Nexus
12 46 (2.63%) Visual Studio
13 44 (2.52%) Eclipse
14 39 (2.23%) Bitbucket
15 37 (2.12%) Selenium
16 35 (2.00%) Toad
17 31 (1.78%) Talend Open Studio
18 27 (1.55%) SonarQube
19 26 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
20 23 (1.32%) JIRA Agile
General
1 385 (22.05%) Finance
2 161 (9.22%) Banking
3 62 (3.55%) Investment Banking
4 57 (3.26%) Retail
5 47 (2.69%) Manufacturing
5 47 (2.69%) Telecoms
6 31 (1.78%) Marketing
7 30 (1.72%) Front Office
8 29 (1.66%) Publishing
9 27 (1.55%) Back Office
10 25 (1.43%) Electronics
11 19 (1.09%) Financial Institution
12 13 (0.74%) Billing
13 12 (0.69%) General Ledger
13 12 (0.69%) International Banking
14 8 (0.46%) Military
15 7 (0.40%) Law
16 6 (0.34%) Aerospace
17 5 (0.29%) Legal
17 5 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 642 (36.77%) Developer
2 373 (21.36%) DBA
3 341 (19.53%) Oracle DBA
4 232 (13.29%) Oracle Developer
5 176 (10.08%) Analyst
6 159 (9.11%) Java Developer
7 155 (8.88%) Architect
8 121 (6.93%) Consultant
9 102 (5.84%) Administrator
10 95 (5.44%) SQL Developer
11 66 (3.78%) .NET Developer
12 63 (3.61%) Applications Support
13 57 (3.26%) Designer
14 56 (3.21%) PL/SQL Developer
15 55 (3.15%) SQL DBA
16 54 (3.09%) Oracle Consultant
17 42 (2.41%) Senior Developer
18 41 (2.35%) C# Developer
19 40 (2.29%) Support Analyst
20 39 (2.23%) Oracle Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 252 (14.43%) XML
2 198 (11.34%) Web Services
3 151 (8.65%) .NET
4 143 (8.19%) HTML
5 140 (8.02%) Middleware
6 136 (7.79%) SOAP
7 134 (7.67%) Spring
8 119 (6.82%) J2EE
9 112 (6.41%) Oracle GoldenGate
10 106 (6.07%) CSS
11 90 (5.15%) REST
12 88 (5.04%) JSON
13 85 (4.87%) XSLT
14 80 (4.58%) Hibernate
14 80 (4.58%) jQuery
15 70 (4.01%) Ajax
16 69 (3.95%) Java EE
17 66 (3.78%) AngularJS
17 66 (3.78%) JMS
18 63 (3.61%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 100 (5.73%) Analytical Skills
2 49 (2.81%) Clustering
3 41 (2.35%) Management Information System
4 39 (2.23%) Replication
5 35 (2.00%) Data Centre
6 25 (1.43%) PKI
7 23 (1.32%) Data Integration
7 23 (1.32%) Visualisation
8 21 (1.20%) Data Structures
8 21 (1.20%) Equities
9 20 (1.15%) Computer Science
10 17 (0.97%) Reference Data
10 17 (0.97%) Virtual Team
11 14 (0.80%) Fintech
11 14 (0.80%) Mathematics
11 14 (0.80%) User Experience
12 13 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
13 11 (0.63%) Algorithms
13 11 (0.63%) Data Extraction
13 11 (0.63%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 449 (25.72%) Linux
2 406 (23.25%) Unix
3 235 (13.46%) Windows
4 101 (5.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 100 (5.73%) Solaris
6 94 (5.38%) AIX
7 62 (3.55%) Windows Server
8 49 (2.81%) Windows Server 2008
9 44 (2.52%) Oracle Linux
10 30 (1.72%) HPUX
11 29 (1.66%) Windows Server 2003
12 24 (1.37%) SUSE
12 24 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
13 18 (1.03%) CentOS
13 18 (1.03%) Windows 7
14 13 (0.74%) RancherOS
14 13 (0.74%) VyOS
15 9 (0.52%) VME
16 8 (0.46%) MVS
17 6 (0.34%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 444 (25.43%) Agile Software Development
2 235 (13.46%) Performance Tuning
3 211 (12.08%) ITIL
4 183 (10.48%) SOA
5 182 (10.42%) Business Intelligence
6 175 (10.02%) Scrum
7 164 (9.39%) ETL
8 159 (9.11%) Migration
9 156 (8.93%) Continuous Integration
10 153 (8.76%) DevOps
11 136 (7.79%) OO
12 122 (6.99%) Data Modelling
13 120 (6.87%) SDLC
14 117 (6.70%) Configuration Management
15 116 (6.64%) TDD
16 111 (6.36%) High Availability
17 102 (5.84%) Change Management
18 95 (5.44%) Data Management
19 84 (4.81%) Software Engineering
20 81 (4.64%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 836 (47.88%) SQL
2 440 (25.20%) PL/SQL
3 434 (24.86%) Java
4 193 (11.05%) JavaScript
5 181 (10.37%) Shell Script
6 135 (7.73%) C#
7 112 (6.41%) Perl
8 90 (5.15%) Python
9 51 (2.92%) C
10 47 (2.69%) Bash Shell
11 46 (2.63%) C++
11 46 (2.63%) PowerShell
11 46 (2.63%) T-SQL
12 39 (2.23%) VB
13 33 (1.89%) Ruby
14 24 (1.37%) VBA
15 23 (1.32%) Korn
16 17 (0.97%) Groovy
16 17 (0.97%) Scala
17 16 (0.92%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 283 (16.21%) Security Cleared
2 214 (12.26%) SC Cleared
3 70 (4.01%) Degree
4 50 (2.86%) DV Cleared
5 49 (2.81%) Oracle Certification
6 25 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
7 22 (1.26%) BPSS Clearance
8 17 (0.97%) OCP
9 13 (0.74%) BC Cleared
10 12 (0.69%) ISEB
11 8 (0.46%) MCITP
11 8 (0.46%) Sun Certification
12 7 (0.40%) CLAS
12 7 (0.40%) ISTQB
13 6 (0.34%) IBM Certification
13 6 (0.34%) MCSE
14 5 (0.29%) DBS Check
15 4 (0.23%) CISM
15 4 (0.23%) CISSP
15 4 (0.23%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (2.98%) QA
2 41 (2.35%) SLA
3 40 (2.29%) Data Quality
4 19 (1.09%) Disclosure Scotland
5 15 (0.86%) PCI DSS
6 12 (0.69%) ISO 9001
7 10 (0.57%) JSP 440
8 9 (0.52%) MiFID
8 9 (0.52%) SEPA
9 2 (0.11%) Basel III
9 2 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.057%) ISAE 3402
10 1 (0.057%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 1 (0.057%) ISO15022
10 1 (0.057%) ISO20022
10 1 (0.057%) SDET
System Software
1 162 (9.28%) Oracle RAC
2 67 (3.84%) Docker
3 49 (2.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 36 (2.06%) Squid
5 33 (1.89%) Active Directory
5 33 (1.89%) Virtual Machines
6 27 (1.55%) vCloud
7 25 (1.43%) Corosync
8 23 (1.32%) Postfix
9 17 (0.97%) VMware ESXi
10 14 (0.80%) Oracle Clusterware
11 12 (0.69%) VMware ESX
11 12 (0.69%) vSphere
12 8 (0.46%) LXC
13 7 (0.40%) Virtual Servers
14 6 (0.34%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 5 (0.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 5 (0.29%) NFS
16 4 (0.23%) Samba
17 2 (0.11%) NDS
Systems Management
1 129 (7.39%) Data Guard
2 122 (6.99%) Puppet
3 89 (5.10%) Oracle RMAN
4 78 (4.47%) ZABBIX
5 63 (3.61%) Ansible
6 47 (2.69%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
7 46 (2.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 42 (2.41%) Consul
8 42 (2.41%) Terraform
9 39 (2.23%) Kubernetes
9 39 (2.23%) Packer
10 26 (1.49%) Control-M
11 25 (1.43%) Pacemaker
12 24 (1.37%) Ambari
12 24 (1.37%) logstash
12 24 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
13 23 (1.32%) Kibana
13 23 (1.32%) Rancher
14 21 (1.20%) Oracle Identity Management
15 18 (1.03%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1746 (100.00%) Oracle
2 176 (10.08%) Microsoft
3 126 (7.22%) VMware
4 120 (6.87%) Red Hat
5 86 (4.93%) IBM
6 77 (4.41%) SAP
7 48 (2.75%) HP
8 46 (2.63%) Informatica
9 45 (2.58%) AppDynamics
10 32 (1.83%) BEA
10 32 (1.83%) Cisco
11 31 (1.78%) Sybase
11 31 (1.78%) Talend
12 30 (1.72%) Atlassian
13 29 (1.66%) F5
14 25 (1.43%) Teradata
15 23 (1.32%) Sonatype
15 23 (1.32%) Sun
16 21 (1.20%) ATG
17 20 (1.15%) CA
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Premier IT
Rate: Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Hertfordshire
JM
Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Hampshire
LA International
Posted: 12 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Informatiq Consulting
Rate: £400 - £401 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market rates
Posted: 6 hours ago
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
London
Spencer Rose
Rate: Unspecified Competitive day rate
Posted: 8 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
Proactive Appointments
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Alfreton, Derbyshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £140 - £150 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Austin Fraser
Posted: 3 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450 - £575 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Hook, Hampshire
Premier IT
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Premier IT
Rate: £280 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Huxley
Rate: £800 - £1000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £350 - £370 Per Day
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £325 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
South West London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Up to £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £280.00 - £312.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
LEXSTRA
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £400 - 500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
LEXSTRA
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
onezeero.
Rate: MARKET RATE + COMPETITIVE
Posted: 6 days ago
UK
Computer Recruitment Services
Rate: £40 - £50 per hour
Posted: 14 days ago
Strathclyde, Scotland
University of Strathclyde
Rate: £39,324 - £48,327
Posted: 15 days ago
Essex
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 19 days ago