Period
to 25 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Oracle Database skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Oracle Database over the 6 months to 25 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 115 116 111
Rank change year-on-year +1 -5 +19
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 49 42 74
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.24% 1.11% 1.50%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.07% 6.64% 10.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 9 42
Berkshire median daily rate £416 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.37% +5.56% +10.77%
10th Percentile £363 £393 £328
90th Percentile £491 £608 £570
South East median daily rate £438 £438 £400
% change year-on-year - +9.38% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £29.75 £22.50 £55.00
% change year-on-year +32.22% -59.09% -37.14%

Oracle Database is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 693 633 686
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 17.51% 16.70% 13.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 410 327 433
Berkshire median daily rate £438 £415 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.42% +0.61% +7.14%
10th Percentile £325 £284 £266
90th Percentile £588 £557 £538
South East median daily rate £438 £401 £400
% change year-on-year +9.24% +0.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 35 33
Berkshire median hourly rate £39.50 £9.50 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +315.79% -17.39% -66.18%
10th Percentile £11.35 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £58.88 £47.80 £15.00
South East median hourly rate £40.00 £17.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year +135.29% -26.09% -23.33%

Oracle Database
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Oracle Database as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Database in Berkshire

Oracle Database
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Oracle Database in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Database in Berkshire

Oracle Database
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle Database in Berkshire over the 6 months to 25 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle Database in Berkshire

Oracle Database
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Database in Berkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle Database in Berkshire

Oracle Database
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 6 months to 25 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading 0 15 £425 -8.11% 11
Newbury -7 12 £410 -
Bracknell +5 6 - -
Wokingham -4 3 - - 1
Maidenhead -3 1 £425 -20.56% 1
Slough -8 1 £500 - 2
Oracle Database
South East

For the 6 months to 25 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Database also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Oracle Database.

1 49 (100.00%) Oracle
2 24 (48.98%) SQL
3 17 (34.69%) Oracle Database 12c
4 14 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (26.53%) Telecoms
6 12 (24.49%) Unix
7 11 (22.45%) Data Integration
8 10 (20.41%) Degree
8 10 (20.41%) Middleware
9 9 (18.37%) MySQL
9 9 (18.37%) Linux
9 9 (18.37%) PL/SQL
10 8 (16.33%) Oracle Database 11g
11 7 (14.29%) Talend
11 7 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
11 7 (14.29%) Data Modelling
11 7 (14.29%) Shell Script
11 7 (14.29%) TIBCO
11 7 (14.29%) Finance
12 6 (12.24%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (12.24%) Clustering
12 6 (12.24%) Incident Management
12 6 (12.24%) CRM
12 6 (12.24%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (12.24%) Oracle Database 10g
12 6 (12.24%) Java
12 6 (12.24%) Web Services
12 6 (12.24%) XML
12 6 (12.24%) Relational Database
13 5 (10.20%) Analytics

Oracle Database
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 4 (8.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (6.12%) Oracle Service Bus
2 3 (6.12%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.04%) Apache
3 1 (2.04%) CMS
3 1 (2.04%) IBM Domino
3 1 (2.04%) SAS
Business Applications
1 4 (8.16%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (2.04%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.04%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (34.69%) Oracle Database 12c
2 9 (18.37%) MySQL
3 8 (16.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (12.24%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (12.24%) Oracle Database 10g
4 6 (12.24%) Relational Database
5 5 (10.20%) RDBMS
6 4 (8.16%) Oracle Exadata
6 4 (8.16%) SQL Server
7 3 (6.12%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (6.12%) QlikView
8 2 (4.08%) MongoDB
9 1 (2.04%) Big Data
9 1 (2.04%) Data Mart
9 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 1 (2.04%) Hadoop
9 1 (2.04%) NoSQL
9 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (2.04%) Yellowfin
Development Applications
1 4 (8.16%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.12%) Cucumber
2 3 (6.12%) Eclipse
2 3 (6.12%) IntelliJ
2 3 (6.12%) JUnit
2 3 (6.12%) Maven
2 3 (6.12%) SoapUI
2 3 (6.12%) Subversion
2 3 (6.12%) XMLSpy
3 2 (4.08%) ProC
3 2 (4.08%) PVCS
3 2 (4.08%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.04%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.04%) Mercurial
4 1 (2.04%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (2.04%) Toad
General
1 13 (26.53%) Telecoms
2 7 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (30.61%) Developer
2 11 (22.45%) DBA
2 11 (22.45%) Oracle DBA
3 6 (12.24%) Consultant
3 6 (12.24%) CRM Specialist
3 6 (12.24%) Designer
4 4 (8.16%) Oracle Developer
4 4 (8.16%) Oracle Specialist
4 4 (8.16%) Senior Developer
4 4 (8.16%) Talend Developer
4 4 (8.16%) Technical Specialist
5 3 (6.12%) Java Developer
5 3 (6.12%) Lead Developer
5 3 (6.12%) Lead Java Developer
5 3 (6.12%) Oracle Consultant
5 3 (6.12%) PL/SQL Developer
5 3 (6.12%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (6.12%) SQL Developer
6 2 (4.08%) Delphi Developer
6 2 (4.08%) Oracle Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (20.41%) Middleware
2 6 (12.24%) Web Services
2 6 (12.24%) XML
3 4 (8.16%) JSON
3 4 (8.16%) REST
4 3 (6.12%) EJB
4 3 (6.12%) J2EE
4 3 (6.12%) Java EE
4 3 (6.12%) Java EE 5
4 3 (6.12%) JAX-WS
4 3 (6.12%) JDBC
4 3 (6.12%) JNDI
4 3 (6.12%) Oracle Fusion
4 3 (6.12%) RESTful
4 3 (6.12%) SOAP
4 3 (6.12%) Spring
4 3 (6.12%) WCF
4 3 (6.12%) WSDL
4 3 (6.12%) XSD
4 3 (6.12%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.24%) Clustering
2 5 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.16%) Computer Science
3 4 (8.16%) Life Science
4 3 (6.12%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.04%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.04%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (2.04%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (2.04%) Replication
5 1 (2.04%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 12 (24.49%) Unix
2 9 (18.37%) Linux
3 2 (4.08%) OpenVMS
3 2 (4.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (2.04%) Solaris
4 1 (2.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (22.45%) Data Integration
3 7 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 7 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (12.24%) CRM
4 6 (12.24%) Incident Management
4 6 (12.24%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (10.20%) Analytics
5 5 (10.20%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (10.20%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (10.20%) Information Management
5 5 (10.20%) ITIL
5 5 (10.20%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (8.16%) Data Management
6 4 (8.16%) ETL
6 4 (8.16%) Problem Management
6 4 (8.16%) Scorecard
6 4 (8.16%) SOA
6 4 (8.16%) TDD
7 3 (6.12%) OO
Programming Languages
1 24 (48.98%) SQL
2 9 (18.37%) PL/SQL
3 7 (14.29%) Shell Script
4 6 (12.24%) Java
5 3 (6.12%) C#
6 2 (4.08%) C
6 2 (4.08%) Delphi
6 2 (4.08%) Python
7 1 (2.04%) R
7 1 (2.04%) Scala
Qualifications
1 10 (20.41%) Degree
2 4 (8.16%) Master's Degree
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) SLA
2 2 (4.08%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.04%) GDPR
3 1 (2.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) Corosync
Systems Management
1 4 (8.16%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (4.08%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 1 (2.04%) Ansible
3 1 (2.04%) BladeLogic
3 1 (2.04%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (2.04%) Data Guard
3 1 (2.04%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (2.04%) Pacemaker
3 1 (2.04%) Puppet
Vendors
1 49 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (14.29%) Talend
2 7 (14.29%) TIBCO
3 4 (8.16%) Informatica
3 4 (8.16%) Vertica
4 3 (6.12%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.08%) HP
5 2 (4.08%) Micro Focus
5 2 (4.08%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.04%) BMC
6 1 (2.04%) Capita
6 1 (2.04%) Cloudera
6 1 (2.04%) Dataiku
6 1 (2.04%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (2.04%) MuleSoft
6 1 (2.04%) NetApp
6 1 (2.04%) RapidMiner
6 1 (2.04%) Symantec
6 1 (2.04%) Tableau
6 1 (2.04%) Teradata