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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 111 93 73
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -20
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 1183 1205 1385
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 2.13% 2.16% 2.54%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.77% 9.41% 11.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 726 775 779
Median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £299 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 8 22
Median hourly rate £40.00 £45.50 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.08% +24.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.40 £32.50 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.75 £61.87 £51.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £45.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year
-13.18% +17.43%

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
12105 12807 12401
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.78% 22.93% 22.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 8213 8278 7816
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 164 171 212
Median hourly rate £34.50 £32.10 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.47% -8.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.85 £15.44 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.65 £46.09 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.10 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.03% -8.28%

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 May 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 May 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 May 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 1071 £400 -5.88% 179
London -22 401 £450 -5.26% 63
South East +46 294 £400 +1.91% 40
Hampshire +26 105 £406 +2.52% 10
North West -14 93 £356 -20.83% 11
West Midlands +7 73 £425 +6.25% 14
Scotland -5 72 £350 -6.66% 5
City of London +26 69 £488 +5.97% 20
South West -8 55 £375 -6.25% 22
Yorkshire -38 50 £350 -6.04% 12
East Midlands -15 39 £375 +15.38% 4
Berkshire +11 37 £450 +10.76% 8
Kent +4 37 £325 -41.44% 2
Edinburgh -1 37 £375 +5.63% 2
Surrey +2 34 £435 +14.34% 8
North East -39 32 £350 -18.60%
Oxfordshire +37 31 £350 -30.00% 5
Nottinghamshire -4 30 £425 +30.76% 2
Tyne and Wear -39 30 £350 -15.91%
Newcastle upon Tyne -43 29 £350 -15.91%
East of England -22 28 £438 +3.00% 11
Nottingham -4 27 £400 +23.07%
Manchester -21 26 £363 -19.44% 7
Wales +8 25 £300 -3.22% 7
Birmingham +16 24 £433 +23.78% 8
South Wales +14 24 £294 -1.67% 7
Lancashire +5 23 £300 -45.45% 1
West Yorkshire -33 23 £331 -11.66% 10
South Yorkshire +1 20 £350 -22.22% 2
Sheffield -6 20 £350 -25.33% 2

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 2131 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1129 (52.98%) SQL
3 746 (35.01%) Oracle Database 11g
4 660 (30.97%) PL/SQL
5 544 (25.53%) Linux
6 538 (25.25%) Java
7 521 (24.45%) Unix
8 438 (20.55%) Finance
9 436 (20.46%) SQL Server
10 332 (15.58%) Oracle Database 10g
11 330 (15.49%) Windows
12 320 (15.02%) XML
13 319 (14.97%) Agile Software Development
14 291 (13.66%) Security Cleared
15 282 (13.23%) Migration
16 279 (13.09%) Oracle Database 12c
17 269 (12.62%) WebLogic
18 260 (12.20%) Relational Database
19 255 (11.97%) Shell Script
20 243 (11.40%) Web Services
21 240 (11.26%) Microsoft
22 220 (10.32%) JavaScript
23 211 (9.90%) Performance Tuning
24 208 (9.76%) .NET
24 208 (9.76%) Business Intelligence
25 203 (9.53%) SC Cleared
26 200 (9.39%) ETL
27 196 (9.20%) RDBMS
28 191 (8.96%) Banking
29 186 (8.73%) C#

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
1 269 (12.62%) WebLogic
2 90 (4.22%) Tomcat
3 83 (3.89%) Apache
4 80 (3.75%) WebSphere
5 64 (3.00%) JBoss
6 63 (2.96%) Oracle Service Bus
7 62 (2.91%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 61 (2.86%) IIS
9 49 (2.30%) WebSphere Application Server
10 43 (2.02%) Oracle Workflow
11 42 (1.97%) SharePoint
12 41 (1.92%) Oracle Application Server
13 35 (1.64%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 32 (1.50%) SAS
15 23 (1.08%) Node.js
16 22 (1.03%) Oracle Coherence
17 21 (0.99%) Confluence
18 18 (0.84%) WebLogic Portal
19 17 (0.80%) Liferay
20 16 (0.75%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 132 (6.19%) MS Excel
2 36 (1.69%) MS Office
3 25 (1.17%) MS Visio
4 15 (0.70%) MS Project
5 14 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
6 9 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.19%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.047%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 99 (4.65%) Oracle EBS
2 76 (3.57%) Oracle EBS R12
3 64 (3.00%) Oracle Applications
4 55 (2.58%) Oracle BPM
5 28 (1.31%) Oracle 11i
6 25 (1.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 16 (0.75%) Oracle Retail
8 15 (0.70%) Oracle Payables
9 10 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
9 10 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
9 10 (0.47%) OpenText Process Suite
10 9 (0.42%) Oracle Financials
10 9 (0.42%) Oracle Receivables
10 9 (0.42%) Remedy ITSM
11 8 (0.38%) Oracle iProcurement
12 6 (0.28%) BusinessWorks
13 5 (0.23%) Oracle Cash Management
13 5 (0.23%) Oracle ERP
13 5 (0.23%) Oracle General Ledger
13 5 (0.23%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 59 (2.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 47 (2.21%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
4 10 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
5 9 (0.42%) SaaS
6 7 (0.33%) Azure Active Directory
7 6 (0.28%) PaaS
8 5 (0.23%) IaaS
8 5 (0.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 3 (0.14%) Boomi
9 3 (0.14%) Office 365
10 2 (0.094%) SuccessFactors
11 1 (0.047%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.047%) Force.com
11 1 (0.047%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.047%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.047%) Google Compute Engine
11 1 (0.047%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 68 (3.19%) HTTP
2 64 (3.00%) TCP/IP
3 63 (2.96%) Firewall
4 61 (2.86%) SAN
5 52 (2.44%) DNS
6 40 (1.88%) Internet
7 34 (1.60%) DHCP
8 33 (1.55%) LDAP
9 32 (1.50%) SSL
10 26 (1.22%) Diameter Protocol
10 26 (1.22%) SS7
11 25 (1.17%) GPRS
11 25 (1.17%) UMTS
11 25 (1.17%) WCDMA
12 19 (0.89%) CDMA
12 19 (0.89%) GSM
12 19 (0.89%) VoIP
13 18 (0.84%) SSH
14 17 (0.80%) FTP
15 15 (0.70%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 746 (35.01%) Oracle Database 11g
2 436 (20.46%) SQL Server
3 332 (15.58%) Oracle Database 10g
4 279 (13.09%) Oracle Database 12c
5 260 (12.20%) Relational Database
6 196 (9.20%) RDBMS
7 184 (8.63%) Oracle Reports
8 168 (7.88%) Data Warehouse
9 115 (5.40%) MySQL
10 105 (4.93%) Oracle BI EE
11 96 (4.50%) SQL Server 2008
12 68 (3.19%) BusinessObjects
13 58 (2.72%) Oracle9i Database
14 56 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 49 (2.30%) PostgreSQL
16 47 (2.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 42 (1.97%) Big Data
18 41 (1.92%) Oracle ODI
19 39 (1.83%) DB2
20 38 (1.78%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 135 (6.34%) Oracle Forms
2 120 (5.63%) Maven
3 119 (5.58%) Jenkins
4 113 (5.30%) Subversion
5 107 (5.02%) JIRA
6 89 (4.18%) Git (software)
7 85 (3.99%) JUnit
8 76 (3.57%) Toad
9 74 (3.47%) Visual Studio
10 65 (3.05%) Eclipse
11 59 (2.77%) Team Foundation Server
12 51 (2.39%) Ant
13 49 (2.30%) Oracle APEX
14 47 (2.21%) SoapUI
15 35 (1.64%) Cucumber
16 34 (1.60%) Selenium
17 30 (1.41%) ERwin
18 24 (1.13%) NUnit
19 23 (1.08%) JMeter
19 23 (1.08%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 438 (20.55%) Finance
2 191 (8.96%) Banking
3 91 (4.27%) Telecoms
4 76 (3.57%) Investment Banking
5 61 (2.86%) Retail
6 38 (1.78%) Marketing
7 35 (1.64%) Front Office
8 33 (1.55%) Manufacturing
9 32 (1.50%) Financial Institution
10 26 (1.22%) Electronics
11 17 (0.80%) Back Office
12 15 (0.70%) Billing
13 14 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
14 10 (0.47%) Military
15 8 (0.38%) Legal
16 7 (0.33%) Games
16 7 (0.33%) Law
17 6 (0.28%) International Banking
18 5 (0.23%) French Language
19 4 (0.19%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 830 (38.95%) Developer
2 400 (18.77%) DBA
3 359 (16.85%) Oracle Developer
4 341 (16.00%) Oracle DBA
5 212 (9.95%) Architect
6 205 (9.62%) Java Developer
7 204 (9.57%) Analyst
8 137 (6.43%) Administrator
8 137 (6.43%) SQL Developer
9 114 (5.35%) Consultant
10 103 (4.83%) Senior Developer
11 91 (4.27%) PL/SQL Developer
12 86 (4.04%) .NET Developer
13 76 (3.57%) C# Developer
14 61 (2.86%) SQL DBA
15 60 (2.82%) C# .NET Developer
15 60 (2.82%) Test Analyst
16 56 (2.63%) Oracle Consultant
17 50 (2.35%) Tester
18 49 (2.30%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 320 (15.02%) XML
2 243 (11.40%) Web Services
3 208 (9.76%) .NET
4 175 (8.21%) Spring
5 154 (7.23%) HTML
6 142 (6.66%) Middleware
7 135 (6.34%) SOAP
8 122 (5.73%) CSS
9 117 (5.49%) J2EE
10 98 (4.60%) REST
11 92 (4.32%) Java EE
12 91 (4.27%) Hibernate
13 83 (3.89%) Oracle Fusion
14 79 (3.71%) JPA
15 70 (3.28%) AngularJS
16 62 (2.91%) XSD
17 61 (2.86%) jQuery
18 60 (2.82%) JMS
19 58 (2.72%) JSON
20 56 (2.63%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 120 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
2 108 (5.07%) Clustering
3 84 (3.94%) Data Centre
4 73 (3.43%) Replication
5 51 (2.39%) Computer Science
6 50 (2.35%) Management Information System
7 39 (1.83%) Data Integration
8 27 (1.27%) Hedge funds
9 21 (0.99%) N-Tier
10 19 (0.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 19 (0.89%) Wiki
11 18 (0.84%) Mathematics
12 16 (0.75%) Data Structures
13 15 (0.70%) Visualisation
14 13 (0.61%) Client/Server
14 13 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
15 12 (0.56%) Equities
15 12 (0.56%) NHS
16 11 (0.52%) Data Extraction
16 11 (0.52%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 544 (25.53%) Linux
2 521 (24.45%) Unix
3 330 (15.49%) Windows
4 135 (6.34%) Solaris
5 130 (6.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 115 (5.40%) AIX
7 106 (4.97%) Windows Server
8 75 (3.52%) Windows Server 2008
9 35 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
10 27 (1.27%) Oracle Linux
11 19 (0.89%) HPUX
12 17 (0.80%) SUSE
13 13 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
14 9 (0.42%) Android
15 8 (0.38%) Windows 7
16 6 (0.28%) zOS
17 5 (0.23%) Debian
18 4 (0.19%) CentOS
18 4 (0.19%) Mac OS X
19 3 (0.14%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 319 (14.97%) Agile Software Development
2 282 (13.23%) Migration
3 211 (9.90%) Performance Tuning
4 208 (9.76%) Business Intelligence
5 200 (9.39%) ETL
6 184 (8.63%) Data Modelling
7 174 (8.17%) SOA
8 160 (7.51%) SDLC
9 146 (6.85%) ITIL
10 110 (5.16%) Data Migration
11 109 (5.11%) OO
12 93 (4.36%) Continuous Integration
13 90 (4.22%) Project Management
14 87 (4.08%) Change Management
15 82 (3.85%) UML
16 80 (3.75%) Database Tuning
16 80 (3.75%) Scrum
17 76 (3.57%) Data Analysis
18 75 (3.52%) Stakeholder Management
19 73 (3.43%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1129 (52.98%) SQL
2 660 (30.97%) PL/SQL
3 538 (25.25%) Java
4 255 (11.97%) Shell Script
5 220 (10.32%) JavaScript
6 186 (8.73%) C#
7 105 (4.93%) Python
8 98 (4.60%) Perl
9 76 (3.57%) T-SQL
10 62 (2.91%) C++
11 61 (2.86%) C
12 60 (2.82%) Bash Shell
13 58 (2.72%) VB
14 47 (2.21%) VBA
15 46 (2.16%) PowerShell
16 39 (1.83%) PHP
17 35 (1.64%) VB.NET
18 34 (1.60%) Ruby
19 29 (1.36%) Korn
20 24 (1.13%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 291 (13.66%) Security Cleared
2 203 (9.53%) SC Cleared
3 128 (6.01%) Degree
4 57 (2.67%) DV Cleared
5 43 (2.02%) Oracle Certification
6 37 (1.74%) OCP
7 24 (1.13%) ISEB
8 14 (0.66%) ISTQB
9 12 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
10 11 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
11 10 (0.47%) BPSS Clearance
12 7 (0.33%) Sun Certification
13 6 (0.28%) MCSE
14 5 (0.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 4 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 3 (0.14%) Cisco Certification
16 3 (0.14%) CTC Cleared
16 3 (0.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 3 (0.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 3 (0.14%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 96 (4.50%) QA
2 84 (3.94%) Data Quality
3 51 (2.39%) SLA
4 19 (0.89%) Disclosure Scotland
5 7 (0.33%) JSP 440
6 6 (0.28%) PCI DSS
7 5 (0.23%) HL7
7 5 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (0.19%) DICOM
9 3 (0.14%) ISO15022
9 3 (0.14%) ISO20022
9 3 (0.14%) SEPA
9 3 (0.14%) Solvency II
10 1 (0.047%) FATCA
10 1 (0.047%) PMBOK
10 1 (0.047%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 184 (8.63%) Oracle RAC
2 91 (4.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 73 (3.43%) Active Directory
4 21 (0.99%) Hyper-V
5 17 (0.80%) vSphere
6 13 (0.61%) NFS
7 12 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
8 10 (0.47%) VMware ESX
9 9 (0.42%) Samba
10 8 (0.38%) Oracle Clusterware
10 8 (0.38%) Xen
11 6 (0.28%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 4 (0.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 4 (0.19%) XenApp
12 4 (0.19%) XenDesktop
13 3 (0.14%) HDFS
13 3 (0.14%) OpenSSH
13 3 (0.14%) Terminal Services
14 2 (0.094%) Docker
14 2 (0.094%) KVM
Systems Management
1 151 (7.09%) Oracle RMAN
2 148 (6.95%) Data Guard
3 91 (4.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 34 (1.60%) HP Quality Center
5 32 (1.50%) Puppet
6 28 (1.31%) SCOM
7 24 (1.13%) Control-M
8 22 (1.03%) Ansible
9 18 (0.84%) SCCM
10 17 (0.80%) Oracle Identity Management
11 15 (0.70%) BladeLogic
12 14 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
13 11 (0.52%) Nagios
13 11 (0.52%) Tivoli
14 10 (0.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
15 9 (0.42%) EMC NetWorker
15 9 (0.42%) Netcool
16 8 (0.38%) DatAdvantage
16 8 (0.38%) yum
17 7 (0.33%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 2131 (100.00%) Oracle
2 240 (11.26%) Microsoft
3 156 (7.32%) Red Hat
4 132 (6.19%) IBM
5 121 (5.68%) VMware
6 120 (5.63%) Informatica
7 94 (4.41%) SAP
8 61 (2.86%) HP
9 48 (2.25%) Sybase
10 47 (2.21%) Citrix
11 44 (2.06%) Cisco
12 40 (1.88%) EMC
13 34 (1.60%) Siebel
14 31 (1.45%) Sun
15 30 (1.41%) Google
16 27 (1.27%) BEA
17 26 (1.22%) CA
17 26 (1.22%) Micro Focus
18 23 (1.08%) NetApp
18 23 (1.08%) Talend
City, London
Colston Consulting
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
East London
Reed Technology
Rate: £484 - £534 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £450 - £520 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Spencer Rose
Rate: £600 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Posted: 15 hours ago
Lancashire
Connectus
Rate: £43 per hour
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Stott & May
Rate: £480 - £500 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Stott & May
Rate: £380 - £410 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Stott & May
Rate: £320 - £360 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £300.00 - £450.00 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Reed Technology
Rate: £450 - £560 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
South West
People Source Consulting
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
Hampshire
WA Consultants
Posted: 21 hours ago
Wigan
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 23 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Experis Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Rate: £400 - £425 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer People
Rate: Good dependant on Skills
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Thebes IT
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Stott & May
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Palm Mason
Rate: per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
iKas International
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harris Rubbert Associates
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: MARKET RATE
Posted: 6 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £500 - £560 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Circle Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago