The table below looks at the statistics for TKPROF skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TKPROF over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle TKPROF
Rank 619 644 631
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -13
Contract jobs citing TKPROF 2 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.002% 0.011%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.018% 0.008% 0.050%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Median daily rate - £475 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +36.69%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £475 £355
% change year-on-year
- +33.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £37.00

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
11131 12712 12102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.46% 23.06% 21.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 7386 8478 8031
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 £308 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +6.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 154 194 184
Median hourly rate £38.00 £23.75 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -20.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £14.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.50 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+52.00% -25.37%

TKPROF
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing TKPROF as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

TKPROF Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

TKPROF
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing TKPROF within the UK.

TKPROF Daily Rate Trend in the UK

TKPROF
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing TKPROF within the UK.

TKPROF Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

TKPROF
Top 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TKPROF within the UK over the 3 months to 9 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 +9 2 - -
London - 2 - -
City of London - 1 - -

TKPROF
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing TKPROF 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 TKPROF.

1 8 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (87.50%) Oracle Database
3 5 (62.50%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (50.00%) Data Modelling
4 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (37.50%) Shell Script
5 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (37.50%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (37.50%) Java
5 3 (37.50%) Linux
5 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (25.00%) Database Optimisation
6 2 (25.00%) Sun
6 2 (25.00%) .NET
6 2 (25.00%) Unix
6 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (12.50%) Logical Data Model
7 1 (12.50%) Physical Data Model
7 1 (12.50%) Software Delivery
7 1 (12.50%) Issue Tracking
7 1 (12.50%) Defect Management
7 1 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
7 1 (12.50%) Fat Client
7 1 (12.50%) ERD
7 1 (12.50%) Oracle Statspack
7 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared

TKPROF
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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) Oracle Database
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (12.50%) OLTP
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle8/8i Database
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
4 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 1 (12.50%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) LoadRunner
1 1 (12.50%) Mercurial
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
1 1 (12.50%) Toad
1 1 (12.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
1 1 (12.50%) Billing
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle Developer
2 4 (50.00%) PL/SQL Developer
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Developer
3 3 (37.50%) DBA
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle DBA
4 2 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Senior Oracle Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Senior PL/SQL Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Senior SQL Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Developer
5 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL Programmer
5 1 (12.50%) Programmer
5 1 (12.50%) SQL DBA
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Clustering
2 1 (12.50%) Fat Client
2 1 (12.50%) Replication
2 1 (12.50%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (12.50%) AIX
3 1 (12.50%) HPUX
3 1 (12.50%) Solaris
3 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (50.00%) Data Modelling
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Database Optimisation
5 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 1 (12.50%) Defect Management
5 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (12.50%) ERD
5 1 (12.50%) ETL
5 1 (12.50%) High Availability
5 1 (12.50%) Issue Tracking
5 1 (12.50%) Logical Data Model
5 1 (12.50%) OOD
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (12.50%) Physical Data Model
5 1 (12.50%) Software Delivery
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Optimisation
5 1 (12.50%) TDD
5 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) Shell Script
3 1 (12.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Data Guard
1 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Sun
3 1 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) IBM