Period
to 18 August 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 18 August 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
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 95 118 114
Rank change year-on-year +23 -4 +18
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 77 37 67
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.94% 0.96% 1.41%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.05% 4.99% 9.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 10 32
Berkshire median daily rate £420 £381 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.16% -15.28% -
10th Percentile £336 £311 £353
90th Percentile £464 £536 £525
South East median daily rate £425 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £26.00 - £55.00

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 697 742 734
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 17.59% 19.17% 15.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 408 416 417
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £405 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.94% -4.71% +6.25%
10th Percentile £324 £300 £297
90th Percentile £593 £575 £556
South East median daily rate £438 £403 £400
% change year-on-year +8.56% +0.75% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 31 27
Berkshire median hourly rate £44.50 £9.50 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +368.42% - -56.82%
10th Percentile £10.85 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £60.75 £48.00 £15.35
South East median hourly rate £40.00 £19.66 £35.50
% change year-on-year +103.46% -44.62% +42.00%

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 18 August 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 18 August 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 +6 26 £423 -3.43% 13
Wokingham -5 12 £425 -
Newbury -1 10 £400 - 1
Bracknell +1 5 - -
Slough -7 1 - - 1
Oracle Database
South East

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 77 (100.00%) Oracle
2 40 (51.95%) SQL
3 28 (36.36%) PL/SQL
4 19 (24.68%) XML
4 19 (24.68%) Oracle Database 12c
5 18 (23.38%) OpenVMS
6 15 (19.48%) Unix
6 15 (19.48%) Java
7 12 (15.58%) Windows
7 12 (15.58%) Web Services
7 12 (15.58%) Data Warehouse
7 12 (15.58%) Data Modelling
8 11 (14.29%) ETL
8 11 (14.29%) C
8 11 (14.29%) PVCS
8 11 (14.29%) Telecoms
8 11 (14.29%) CMS
8 11 (14.29%) ProC
8 11 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
8 11 (14.29%) Data Integration
9 10 (12.99%) Degree
9 10 (12.99%) MySQL
10 9 (11.69%) Toad
10 9 (11.69%) Informatica
10 9 (11.69%) Replication
10 9 (11.69%) Data Analysis
10 9 (11.69%) Security Cleared
10 9 (11.69%) Oracle GoldenGate
11 8 (10.39%) Technical Architecture
11 8 (10.39%) Computer Science

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 11 (14.29%) CMS
2 6 (7.79%) WebLogic
3 5 (6.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (5.19%) Oracle Service Bus
5 2 (2.60%) JBoss
5 2 (2.60%) Oracle BPEL
5 2 (2.60%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.30%) Apache
6 1 (1.30%) IBM Domino
6 1 (1.30%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.19%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (3.90%) HFM
3 2 (2.60%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (1.30%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (1.30%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (1.30%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (1.30%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.09%) IaaS
2 3 (3.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.30%) Office 365
3 1 (1.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.19%) VoIP
2 3 (3.90%) DNS
2 3 (3.90%) Firewall
3 2 (2.60%) Internet
3 2 (2.60%) ISDN
3 2 (2.60%) NAS
3 2 (2.60%) Reverse Proxy
3 2 (2.60%) SAN
3 2 (2.60%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.60%) VPN
4 1 (1.30%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (24.68%) Oracle Database 12c
2 12 (15.58%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
4 10 (12.99%) MySQL
5 7 (9.09%) Relational Database
6 6 (7.79%) RDBMS
7 5 (6.49%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (6.49%) Oracle ODI
8 4 (5.19%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (5.19%) SQL Server
9 3 (3.90%) Endeca
9 3 (3.90%) Essbase
9 3 (3.90%) Oracle BI EE
9 3 (3.90%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 3 (3.90%) Oracle Discoverer
9 3 (3.90%) Oracle Exadata
9 3 (3.90%) PowerCenter
9 3 (3.90%) Star Schema
10 2 (2.60%) Big Data
10 2 (2.60%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 11 (14.29%) ProC
1 11 (14.29%) PVCS
2 9 (11.69%) Toad
3 5 (6.49%) Git (software)
4 3 (3.90%) Cucumber
4 3 (3.90%) Eclipse
4 3 (3.90%) IntelliJ
4 3 (3.90%) JUnit
4 3 (3.90%) Maven
4 3 (3.90%) Oracle APEX
4 3 (3.90%) SoapUI
4 3 (3.90%) Subversion
4 3 (3.90%) XMLSpy
5 2 (2.60%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.60%) Mercurial
5 2 (2.60%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (2.60%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 8 (10.39%) Finance
3 2 (2.60%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (40.26%) Developer
2 13 (16.88%) Consultant
3 12 (15.58%) Oracle Developer
4 11 (14.29%) SQL Developer
5 10 (12.99%) Analyst
5 10 (12.99%) PL/SQL Developer
6 9 (11.69%) DBA
7 7 (9.09%) Data Analyst
8 6 (7.79%) Architect
8 6 (7.79%) Oracle Consultant
8 6 (7.79%) Oracle DBA
9 5 (6.49%) Java Developer
10 4 (5.19%) Senior Developer
10 4 (5.19%) Systems Integrator
11 3 (3.90%) C# Developer
11 3 (3.90%) Data Warehouse Developer
11 3 (3.90%) ETL Developer
11 3 (3.90%) Lead Java Developer
11 3 (3.90%) Oracle Functional Consultant
11 3 (3.90%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (24.68%) XML
2 12 (15.58%) Web Services
3 9 (11.69%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 7 (9.09%) Middleware
5 6 (7.79%) JSON
5 6 (7.79%) REST
5 6 (7.79%) SOAP
5 6 (7.79%) Spring
5 6 (7.79%) XSD
6 5 (6.49%) J2EE
7 4 (5.19%) Java EE
7 4 (5.19%) Oracle Fusion
7 4 (5.19%) WSDL
8 3 (3.90%) Java EE 5
8 3 (3.90%) JAXB
8 3 (3.90%) JAX-WS
8 3 (3.90%) JMS
8 3 (3.90%) JNDI
8 3 (3.90%) RESTful
8 3 (3.90%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.69%) Replication
2 8 (10.39%) Clustering
2 8 (10.39%) Computer Science
3 6 (7.79%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.90%) Client/Server
5 3 (3.90%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (3.90%) Oracle Exalytics
6 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Licensing
7 1 (1.30%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.30%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.30%) NHS
7 1 (1.30%) PKI
7 1 (1.30%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.30%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.30%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.30%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 18 (23.38%) OpenVMS
2 15 (19.48%) Unix
3 12 (15.58%) Windows
4 8 (10.39%) Linux
5 3 (3.90%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.30%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.30%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (15.58%) Data Modelling
2 11 (14.29%) Data Integration
2 11 (14.29%) ETL
3 9 (11.69%) Data Analysis
4 8 (10.39%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (10.39%) Technical Architecture
5 7 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (9.09%) Analytics
5 7 (9.09%) Data Migration
5 7 (9.09%) Information Management
5 7 (9.09%) ITIL
5 7 (9.09%) Migration
5 7 (9.09%) Project Management
5 7 (9.09%) Regression Testing
5 7 (9.09%) Unit Testing
6 5 (6.49%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (6.49%) SOA
6 5 (6.49%) TDD
7 4 (5.19%) Data Management
7 4 (5.19%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 40 (51.95%) SQL
2 28 (36.36%) PL/SQL
3 15 (19.48%) Java
4 11 (14.29%) C
5 4 (5.19%) C#
6 3 (3.90%) C++
6 3 (3.90%) Fortran
7 2 (2.60%) Delphi
7 2 (2.60%) Groovy
7 2 (2.60%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.60%) Python
8 1 (1.30%) R
8 1 (1.30%) Scala
8 1 (1.30%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.30%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 10 (12.99%) Degree
2 9 (11.69%) Security Cleared
3 6 (7.79%) Master's Degree
3 6 (7.79%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.90%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.60%) QA
1 2 (2.60%) SLA
2 1 (1.30%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.30%) GDPR
2 1 (1.30%) PMO
2 1 (1.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (2.60%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.30%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.30%) Corosync
2 1 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (3.90%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (2.60%) Data Guard
3 1 (1.30%) Ansible
3 1 (1.30%) MOM
3 1 (1.30%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.30%) Pacemaker
3 1 (1.30%) Puppet
Vendors
1 77 (100.00%) Oracle
2 9 (11.69%) Informatica
3 7 (9.09%) Talend
4 5 (6.49%) Microsoft
5 3 (3.90%) Hyperion
5 3 (3.90%) SAP
5 3 (3.90%) TIBCO
6 2 (2.60%) MuleSoft
7 1 (1.30%) Cloudera
7 1 (1.30%) Dataiku
7 1 (1.30%) HP
7 1 (1.30%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (1.30%) NetApp
7 1 (1.30%) RapidMiner
7 1 (1.30%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.30%) Symantec
7 1 (1.30%) Tableau
7 1 (1.30%) Teradata
7 1 (1.30%) VMware