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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 139 110 94
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -16
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 909 1146 1213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.84% 2.07% 2.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.19% 8.97% 9.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 550 641 760
Median daily rate £425 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 10 20
Median hourly rate £40.50 £39.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.53% -12.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £28.60 £29.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £43.50 £50.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.50 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+3.79% -16.84%

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
11100 12774 12230
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.44% 23.07% 21.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 7357 8534 8097
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 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 157 193 187
Median hourly rate £38.00 £25.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.00% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.75 £43.95 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.44 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+49.37% -17.93%

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 4 December 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 4 December 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 4 December 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 -35 815 £425 +3.03% 100
London -24 325 £450 +5.88% 30
North West +27 121 £381 -4.68% 9
South East -81 102 £433 +4.84% 25
South West +17 83 £400 +6.66% 15
East of England +21 61 £400 -3.03% 7
Lancashire +36 59 £463 -7.50% 3
Scotland +6 56 £330 -19.51% 9
North East -18 43 £404 +15.35%
Blackpool +22 42 £494 -
City of London -34 42 £413 -2.94% 8
Hampshire -28 41 £425 +8.97% 5
Tyne and Wear -33 38 £400 +14.28%
Newcastle upon Tyne -34 38 £400 +14.28%
Manchester -6 36 £330 +10.00% 5
Hertfordshire +13 34 £425 -5.55% 5
East Midlands -1 32 £400 -3.03% 5
Croydon +8 28 £485 - 2
Wales +1 25 £450 +24.13% 3
South Wales +16 24 £450 +24.13% 3
Edinburgh +13 23 £330 -20.95% 5
Yorkshire -19 22 £438 -8.85% 6
West Midlands -36 22 £375 -11.76% 3
Nottinghamshire +6 20 £400 -11.11%
Devon +5 19 £475 +28.37% 2
Cardiff +23 17 £431 +18.96%
Oxfordshire +6 17 £472 -0.63% 2
Glasgow +4 17 £340 -15.00% 4
Nottingham +3 17 £438 -2.77%
Exeter +2 17 £471 +27.36% 1

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 1896 (100.00%) Oracle
2 923 (48.68%) SQL
3 671 (35.39%) Oracle Database 11g
4 499 (26.32%) PL/SQL
5 470 (24.79%) Java
6 428 (22.57%) Linux
7 422 (22.26%) Agile Software Development
8 403 (21.26%) Finance
9 390 (20.57%) Unix
10 341 (17.99%) Oracle Database 12c
11 310 (16.35%) SQL Server
12 309 (16.30%) Security Cleared
13 274 (14.45%) XML
14 265 (13.98%) Oracle Database 10g
15 246 (12.97%) Performance Tuning
16 234 (12.34%) SC Cleared
17 228 (12.03%) Windows
18 214 (11.29%) ITIL
19 213 (11.23%) SOA
20 211 (11.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
21 208 (10.97%) WebLogic
22 199 (10.50%) Business Intelligence
23 197 (10.39%) Data Warehouse
24 195 (10.28%) Shell Script
25 194 (10.23%) ETL
26 192 (10.13%) JIRA
27 190 (10.02%) Oracle RAC
28 188 (9.92%) Relational Database
29 184 (9.70%) Web Services
30 182 (9.60%) JavaScript

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
1 211 (11.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 208 (10.97%) WebLogic
3 84 (4.43%) Confluence
4 73 (3.85%) Apache
5 68 (3.59%) Oracle Application Server
6 63 (3.32%) WebSphere
7 62 (3.27%) JBoss
8 60 (3.16%) Tomcat
9 52 (2.74%) Oracle Service Bus
10 36 (1.90%) Elasticsearch
10 36 (1.90%) IIS
11 34 (1.79%) SharePoint
12 28 (1.48%) Tuxedo
13 25 (1.32%) Oracle Workflow
14 18 (0.95%) nginx
14 18 (0.95%) WebLogic Portal
15 14 (0.74%) iPlanet
15 14 (0.74%) WebSphere Application Server
16 13 (0.69%) Apache Spark
17 11 (0.58%) SAS
Applications
1 66 (3.48%) MS Excel
2 32 (1.69%) MS Office
3 23 (1.21%) HipChat
4 8 (0.42%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (0.37%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (0.26%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 148 (7.81%) Oracle EBS
2 143 (7.54%) Oracle EBS R12
3 66 (3.48%) Oracle Applications
4 52 (2.74%) Oracle BPM
5 26 (1.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 22 (1.16%) Oracle Payables
7 17 (0.90%) Oracle 11i
8 16 (0.84%) Oracle Financials
9 15 (0.79%) Oracle Receivables
10 12 (0.63%) Oracle Cash Management
11 10 (0.53%) BusinessWorks
11 10 (0.53%) Oracle ERP
12 8 (0.42%) SAP BPC
13 7 (0.37%) Oracle Retail
13 7 (0.37%) Remedy ITSM
14 5 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
14 5 (0.26%) PeopleSoft HRMS
15 4 (0.21%) Documaker
15 4 (0.21%) Oracle General Ledger
15 4 (0.21%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 71 (3.74%) Amazon AWS
2 43 (2.27%) SaaS
3 40 (2.11%) IaaS
3 40 (2.11%) PaaS
4 34 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
5 11 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
6 10 (0.53%) Office 365
7 7 (0.37%) GitHub
8 1 (0.053%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.053%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.053%) Boomi
8 1 (0.053%) Force.com
8 1 (0.053%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.053%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 96 (5.06%) DNS
2 80 (4.22%) Firewall
3 43 (2.27%) LDAP
4 40 (2.11%) VPN
5 37 (1.95%) HTTP
6 33 (1.74%) Internet
7 31 (1.64%) SAN
8 30 (1.58%) SSL
9 29 (1.53%) TCP/IP
10 28 (1.48%) Reverse Proxy
11 27 (1.42%) SSH
12 23 (1.21%) OpenLDAP
12 23 (1.21%) OpenVPN
13 20 (1.05%) BIG-IP
14 18 (0.95%) FTP
15 17 (0.90%) IPsec
16 15 (0.79%) SNMP
17 14 (0.74%) DHCP
17 14 (0.74%) VLAN
18 13 (0.69%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 671 (35.39%) Oracle Database 11g
2 341 (17.99%) Oracle Database 12c
3 310 (16.35%) SQL Server
4 265 (13.98%) Oracle Database 10g
5 197 (10.39%) Data Warehouse
6 188 (9.92%) Relational Database
7 159 (8.39%) Oracle Reports
8 136 (7.17%) RDBMS
9 116 (6.12%) PostgreSQL
10 108 (5.70%) Hadoop
11 106 (5.59%) Oracle BI EE
12 79 (4.17%) Oracle ODI
13 71 (3.74%) SQL Server 2008
14 63 (3.32%) BusinessObjects
15 55 (2.90%) Oracle9i Database
16 54 (2.85%) MongoDB
16 54 (2.85%) MySQL
17 49 (2.58%) Oracle BI Publisher
18 48 (2.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 44 (2.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 192 (10.13%) JIRA
2 159 (8.39%) Jenkins
3 114 (6.01%) Git (software)
4 93 (4.91%) Oracle APEX
5 88 (4.64%) Maven
5 88 (4.64%) Subversion
6 87 (4.59%) Oracle Forms
7 81 (4.27%) JUnit
8 62 (3.27%) Visual Studio
9 47 (2.48%) Sonatype Nexus
10 46 (2.43%) TeamCity
11 45 (2.37%) Selenium
12 42 (2.22%) Eclipse
12 42 (2.22%) Toad
13 41 (2.16%) Ant
14 31 (1.64%) Bitbucket
14 31 (1.64%) Cucumber
15 30 (1.58%) Team Foundation Server
16 29 (1.53%) SonarQube
17 25 (1.32%) Mockito
General
1 403 (21.26%) Finance
2 167 (8.81%) Banking
3 57 (3.01%) Investment Banking
4 52 (2.74%) Retail
5 49 (2.58%) Telecoms
6 42 (2.22%) Manufacturing
7 37 (1.95%) Marketing
8 31 (1.64%) Publishing
9 26 (1.37%) Electronics
10 25 (1.32%) Back Office
11 20 (1.05%) Financial Institution
12 18 (0.95%) Front Office
13 14 (0.74%) Law
14 11 (0.58%) General Ledger
15 10 (0.53%) Military
15 10 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
16 9 (0.47%) Billing
17 8 (0.42%) Aerospace
18 5 (0.26%) International Banking
18 5 (0.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 757 (39.93%) Developer
2 390 (20.57%) DBA
3 356 (18.78%) Oracle DBA
4 310 (16.35%) Oracle Developer
5 166 (8.76%) Java Developer
6 165 (8.70%) Architect
7 159 (8.39%) Consultant
8 158 (8.33%) Analyst
9 120 (6.33%) SQL Developer
10 104 (5.49%) Administrator
11 81 (4.27%) PL/SQL Developer
12 77 (4.06%) Oracle Consultant
13 67 (3.53%) .NET Developer
14 63 (3.32%) Designer
15 59 (3.11%) Applications Support
16 58 (3.06%) Senior Developer
17 53 (2.80%) SQL DBA
18 51 (2.69%) SC Cleared DBA
19 49 (2.58%) C# Developer
20 40 (2.11%) ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 274 (14.45%) XML
2 184 (9.70%) Web Services
3 175 (9.23%) .NET
4 161 (8.49%) SOAP
5 159 (8.39%) Middleware
6 146 (7.70%) HTML
7 144 (7.59%) Spring
8 117 (6.17%) J2EE
9 111 (5.85%) CSS
10 106 (5.59%) REST
11 101 (5.33%) jQuery
12 96 (5.06%) XSLT
13 89 (4.69%) JSON
13 89 (4.69%) Oracle GoldenGate
14 83 (4.38%) Java EE
15 74 (3.90%) JMS
16 69 (3.64%) Hibernate
17 68 (3.59%) Ajax
18 67 (3.53%) JSP
18 67 (3.53%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 99 (5.22%) Analytical Skills
2 62 (3.27%) Clustering
3 43 (2.27%) Data Centre
3 43 (2.27%) Data Integration
4 40 (2.11%) Management Information System
5 37 (1.95%) Replication
6 35 (1.85%) Data Structures
7 29 (1.53%) Computer Science
8 23 (1.21%) Reference Data
9 19 (1.00%) Visualisation
10 17 (0.90%) Equities
11 15 (0.79%) Virtual Team
12 14 (0.74%) Data Extraction
12 14 (0.74%) Mathematics
13 13 (0.69%) User Experience
13 13 (0.69%) Wiki
14 12 (0.63%) PKI
15 11 (0.58%) Algorithms
15 11 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
15 11 (0.58%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 428 (22.57%) Linux
2 390 (20.57%) Unix
3 228 (12.03%) Windows
4 113 (5.96%) Solaris
5 109 (5.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 88 (4.64%) AIX
7 57 (3.01%) Windows Server
8 56 (2.95%) Windows Server 2008
9 48 (2.53%) Oracle Linux
10 28 (1.48%) HPUX
11 21 (1.11%) Windows Server 2003
12 20 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
13 19 (1.00%) SUSE
14 17 (0.90%) CentOS
15 13 (0.69%) RancherOS
15 13 (0.69%) VyOS
16 12 (0.63%) Windows 7
17 6 (0.32%) MVS
18 4 (0.21%) Debian
19 3 (0.16%) Tru64
Processes & Methodologies
1 422 (22.26%) Agile Software Development
2 246 (12.97%) Performance Tuning
3 214 (11.29%) ITIL
4 213 (11.23%) SOA
5 199 (10.50%) Business Intelligence
6 194 (10.23%) ETL
7 170 (8.97%) Scrum
8 162 (8.54%) Migration
9 146 (7.70%) Continuous Integration
10 139 (7.33%) DevOps
11 135 (7.12%) Data Modelling
12 117 (6.17%) High Availability
13 115 (6.07%) SDLC
14 113 (5.96%) TDD
15 105 (5.54%) OO
16 98 (5.17%) Data Management
17 94 (4.96%) Configuration Management
18 83 (4.38%) Change Management
19 75 (3.96%) Software Engineering
20 74 (3.90%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 923 (48.68%) SQL
2 499 (26.32%) PL/SQL
3 470 (24.79%) Java
4 195 (10.28%) Shell Script
5 182 (9.60%) JavaScript
6 157 (8.28%) C#
7 107 (5.64%) Perl
8 99 (5.22%) Python
9 77 (4.06%) C
10 58 (3.06%) Bash Shell
11 55 (2.90%) C++
12 44 (2.32%) T-SQL
13 41 (2.16%) VB
14 37 (1.95%) Groovy
15 36 (1.90%) PowerShell
16 31 (1.64%) Ruby
17 24 (1.27%) VBA
18 22 (1.16%) COBOL
19 21 (1.11%) Korn
19 21 (1.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 309 (16.30%) Security Cleared
2 234 (12.34%) SC Cleared
3 86 (4.54%) Degree
4 64 (3.38%) Oracle Certification
5 58 (3.06%) DV Cleared
6 25 (1.32%) OCP
7 21 (1.11%) BPSS Clearance
8 19 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 13 (0.69%) ISEB
10 10 (0.53%) BC Cleared
11 8 (0.42%) MCITP
12 7 (0.37%) DBS Check
12 7 (0.37%) MCSE
13 6 (0.32%) CISM
13 6 (0.32%) CISSP
13 6 (0.32%) ISTQB
13 6 (0.32%) ITIL Certification
13 6 (0.32%) Sun Certification
14 5 (0.26%) CISA
15 4 (0.21%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (2.80%) QA
2 42 (2.22%) Data Quality
3 29 (1.53%) SLA
4 17 (0.90%) Disclosure Scotland
5 14 (0.74%) JSP 440
6 10 (0.53%) PCI DSS
7 9 (0.47%) MiFID
8 7 (0.37%) ISO 9001
9 5 (0.26%) SEPA
10 2 (0.11%) Basel III
10 2 (0.11%) ISO20022
10 2 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (0.053%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 190 (10.02%) Oracle RAC
2 55 (2.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 54 (2.85%) Docker
4 49 (2.58%) Active Directory
5 31 (1.64%) Virtual Machines
6 27 (1.42%) Squid
6 27 (1.42%) vCloud
7 23 (1.21%) Postfix
8 21 (1.11%) Corosync
9 15 (0.79%) Oracle Clusterware
10 13 (0.69%) VMware ESX
10 13 (0.69%) VMware ESXi
11 7 (0.37%) LXC
11 7 (0.37%) Virtual Servers
12 6 (0.32%) NFS
12 6 (0.32%) vSphere
13 5 (0.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 4 (0.21%) Samba
15 3 (0.16%) NDS
15 3 (0.16%) NetIQ eDirectory
Systems Management
1 131 (6.91%) Data Guard
2 106 (5.59%) Puppet
3 93 (4.91%) Oracle RMAN
4 75 (3.96%) ZABBIX
5 56 (2.95%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 55 (2.90%) Ansible
7 38 (2.00%) Consul
7 38 (2.00%) Terraform
8 37 (1.95%) Oracle Identity Management
9 35 (1.85%) Kubernetes
9 35 (1.85%) Packer
10 32 (1.69%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
11 27 (1.42%) Oracle Identity Manager
12 25 (1.32%) Ambari
13 24 (1.27%) logstash
13 24 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
14 23 (1.21%) Kibana
14 23 (1.21%) Rancher
14 23 (1.21%) SCOM
15 22 (1.16%) Control-M
Vendors
1 1896 (100.00%) Oracle
2 166 (8.76%) Microsoft
3 137 (7.23%) VMware
4 133 (7.01%) Red Hat
5 94 (4.96%) IBM
5 94 (4.96%) Informatica
6 77 (4.06%) SAP
7 53 (2.80%) HP
8 40 (2.11%) AppDynamics
9 38 (2.00%) Cisco
10 36 (1.90%) F5
11 34 (1.79%) BEA
11 34 (1.79%) Sun
12 28 (1.48%) Cognos
12 28 (1.48%) Sybase
13 26 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
14 25 (1.32%) Atlassian
14 25 (1.32%) Sonatype
14 25 (1.32%) Talend
15 23 (1.21%) CA
Manchester
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £400 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + 300 on-call allowance p/m
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
TEKsystems
Rate: £249 - £351 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
University of Birmingham
Rate: From £38,896 to £46,414 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Posted: 5 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450 - £575 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Whitehall Resources Ltd
Rate: £Market
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Robert Walters
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: excellent rates, 3-6 months initial
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Complete Tech Limited
Rate: Up to £66,500 per annum + Outstanding Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £250 - £330 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
South Wales
In Parallel Computer Staff Limited
Rate: From £32 to £35 per hour depending on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Colston Consulting
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hays Talent Solutions
Rate: £250.00 - £280.00 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
LA International
Rate: £475 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
LA International
Rate: £136 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Andover
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Andover
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 23 days ago