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 3 months to 22 June 2017 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
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 91 91 85
Rank change year-on-year 0 -6  
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 12 29 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.66% 1.22% 1.29%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.43% 8.68% 8.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 14 24
Median daily rate £413 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.33% +2.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £325 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £491 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.39 £36.00 £55.75
% change year-on-year +20.52% -35.42%  

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

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 350 334 367
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 19.16% 14.02% 14.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 194 219
Median daily rate £403 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.29% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £524
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £351
% change year-on-year +3.22% +10.55%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 14 3
Median hourly rate £9.50 £9.50 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -46.47%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.27 £26.75
% change year-on-year +21.52% +16.89%  

Oracle Database
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Oracle Database as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

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 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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 3 months to 22 June 2017. 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 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
Reading +14 3 £425 -5.55%
Bracknell +7 1 - -
Wokingham +4 1 - -
Newbury -2 1 - - 1
Oracle Database
South East

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, 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 across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Oracle Database.

1 36 (100.00%) Oracle
2 16 (44.44%) SQL
3 15 (41.67%) Web Services
4 14 (38.89%) Java
5 13 (36.11%) SOA
5 13 (36.11%) Security Cleared
5 13 (36.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 12 (33.33%) XML
7 10 (27.78%) SQL Server
7 10 (27.78%) WebLogic
7 10 (27.78%) PL/SQL
7 10 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (27.78%) SC Cleared
8 9 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (25.00%) Maven
8 9 (25.00%) Java EE
8 9 (25.00%) Data Security
8 9 (25.00%) Security Management
8 9 (25.00%) JavaScript
8 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 8 (22.22%) ETL
9 8 (22.22%) Unit Testing
9 8 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (22.22%) Jenkins
9 8 (22.22%) DevOps
10 7 (19.44%) Data Architecture
10 7 (19.44%) Telecoms
10 7 (19.44%) Linux
11 6 (16.67%) Unix
11 6 (16.67%) Scrum

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 13 (36.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 10 (27.78%) WebLogic
3 2 (5.56%) Apache
3 2 (5.56%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle BRM
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.78%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) Firewall
2 1 (2.78%) 2G
2 1 (2.78%) 3G
2 1 (2.78%) 4G
2 1 (2.78%) DNS
2 1 (2.78%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (2.78%) SAN
2 1 (2.78%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 8 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (11.11%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (8.33%) RDBMS
4 3 (8.33%) Relational Database
5 2 (5.56%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.78%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.78%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (2.78%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.78%) Power BI
6 1 (2.78%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 9 (25.00%) Maven
2 8 (22.22%) Jenkins
3 3 (8.33%) Cucumber
3 3 (8.33%) JUnit
3 3 (8.33%) Selenium
4 2 (5.56%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (2.78%) MSI
General
1 7 (19.44%) Telecoms
2 4 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (2.78%) Billing
Job Titles
1 16 (44.44%) Developer
2 8 (22.22%) Architect
3 6 (16.67%) SQL Developer
4 5 (13.89%) Oracle Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Integration Architect
5 4 (11.11%) Integration Developer
5 4 (11.11%) IT Architect
5 4 (11.11%) PL/SQL Developer
6 3 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Java Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Oracle Architect
6 3 (8.33%) Senior Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Senior Oracle Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Senior PL/SQL Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Senior SQL Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Software Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Test Specialist
7 2 (5.56%) Database Architect
7 2 (5.56%) Support Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Telecoms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (41.67%) Web Services
2 12 (33.33%) XML
3 9 (25.00%) Java EE
4 6 (16.67%) RESTful
5 5 (13.89%) Backbone.js
5 5 (13.89%) CSS
5 5 (13.89%) HTML
5 5 (13.89%) HTML5
5 5 (13.89%) jQuery
6 4 (11.11%) .NET
6 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET
6 4 (11.11%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 3 (8.33%) J2EE
8 2 (5.56%) Hibernate
8 2 (5.56%) JDBC
8 2 (5.56%) JPA
8 2 (5.56%) Memcached
8 2 (5.56%) Middleware
8 2 (5.56%) RabbitMQ
9 1 (2.78%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
1 2 (5.56%) Smart Meter
2 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.78%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (2.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (19.44%) Linux
2 6 (16.67%) Unix
3 2 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (5.56%) Windows
4 1 (2.78%) AIX
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (2.78%) Solaris
4 1 (2.78%) SUSE
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (36.11%) SOA
2 10 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (25.00%) Data Security
3 9 (25.00%) Security Management
4 8 (22.22%) DevOps
4 8 (22.22%) ETL
4 8 (22.22%) Unit Testing
5 7 (19.44%) Data Architecture
6 6 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
6 6 (16.67%) Scrum
7 4 (11.11%) Configuration Management
7 4 (11.11%) CRM
7 4 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
7 4 (11.11%) Test Automation
8 3 (8.33%) BDD
8 3 (8.33%) Case Management
8 3 (8.33%) Functional Testing
8 3 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (8.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 16 (44.44%) SQL
2 14 (38.89%) Java
3 10 (27.78%) PL/SQL
4 9 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (11.11%) Bash Shell
5 4 (11.11%) C#
5 4 (11.11%) Shell Script
6 3 (8.33%) Python
7 2 (5.56%) XQuery
8 1 (2.78%) C
8 1 (2.78%) Korn
8 1 (2.78%) Perl
8 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (36.11%) Security Cleared
2 10 (27.78%) SC Cleared
3 6 (16.67%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) QA
1 2 (5.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (5.56%) Corosync
3 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.78%) Docker
3 1 (2.78%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (11.11%) Puppet
2 3 (8.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (5.56%) Ansible
3 2 (5.56%) Data Guard
3 2 (5.56%) NetBackup
3 2 (5.56%) Pacemaker
4 1 (2.78%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (2.78%) vMotion
Vendors
1 36 (100.00%) Oracle
2 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.33%) HP
4 2 (5.56%) NetApp
4 2 (5.56%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.56%) Siebel
4 2 (5.56%) Symantec
4 2 (5.56%) Talend
4 2 (5.56%) VMware
5 1 (2.78%) 3PAR
5 1 (2.78%) EMC
5 1 (2.78%) Hyperion
5 1 (2.78%) Informatica
5 1 (2.78%) Lumension
5 1 (2.78%) McAfee
5 1 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.78%) Veritas