Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 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
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 94 135 128
Rank change year-on-year +41 -7 +4
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 73 33 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.86% 0.83% 1.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.18% 4.13% 7.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 13 21
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £363 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.24% -19.44% -
10th Percentile £341 £316 £313
90th Percentile £459 £535 £556
South East median daily rate £425 £438 £400
% change year-on-year -2.91% +9.44% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - £14.50 -
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £14.50 £48.75
% change year-on-year +141.38% -70.26% +14.71%

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 717 799 738
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 18.27% 20.02% 16.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 441 489 407
Berkshire median daily rate £430 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.50% - +3.23%
10th Percentile £313 £280 £300
90th Percentile £581 £575 £592
South East median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 24 34
Berkshire median hourly rate £24.00 £14.75 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +62.71% +55.26% -45.71%
10th Percentile £10.78 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £51.38 £49.25 £15.20
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +27.27% -8.33% +22.45%

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 19 October 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 19 October 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 +4 25 £423 -3.43% 1
Wokingham - 17 £400 - 2
Bracknell 0 4 - - 2
Newbury - 4 £356 -
Slough -7 1 - - 1
Thatcham - 1 £525 -
Oracle Database
South East

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 73 (100.00%) Oracle
2 39 (53.42%) SQL
3 35 (47.95%) PL/SQL
4 25 (34.25%) OpenVMS
5 20 (27.40%) XML
6 18 (24.66%) Windows
7 17 (23.29%) Oracle Database 12c
8 16 (21.92%) C
9 15 (20.55%) ProC
10 13 (17.81%) Unix
10 13 (17.81%) Data Modelling
10 13 (17.81%) ETL
10 13 (17.81%) Oracle GoldenGate
10 13 (17.81%) Security Cleared
11 12 (16.44%) Toad
11 12 (16.44%) Replication
12 11 (15.07%) CMS
12 11 (15.07%) Migration
12 11 (15.07%) Data Warehouse
12 11 (15.07%) Java
12 11 (15.07%) PVCS
12 11 (15.07%) Data Migration
13 10 (13.70%) IaaS
14 9 (12.33%) Data Analysis
14 9 (12.33%) Web Services
14 9 (12.33%) Microsoft Excel
14 9 (12.33%) Informatica
14 9 (12.33%) Regression Testing
14 9 (12.33%) Project Management
15 8 (10.96%) Oracle EBS

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 (15.07%) CMS
2 4 (5.48%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.74%) JBoss
3 2 (2.74%) Oracle BPEL
3 2 (2.74%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (2.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (2.74%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.37%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 9 (12.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 8 (10.96%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (5.48%) HFM
3 2 (2.74%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (2.74%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (1.37%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (1.37%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (1.37%) Oracle BRM
4 1 (1.37%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (1.37%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (1.37%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (1.37%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 10 (13.70%) IaaS
2 4 (5.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.74%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.37%) Office 365
4 1 (1.37%) Oracle CX
4 1 (1.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.22%) DNS
1 6 (8.22%) Firewall
2 5 (6.85%) SAN
3 4 (5.48%) VoIP
4 3 (4.11%) DHCP
4 3 (4.11%) Internet
4 3 (4.11%) NAS
4 3 (4.11%) Reverse Proxy
4 3 (4.11%) TCP/IP
4 3 (4.11%) VPN
5 2 (2.74%) ISDN
6 1 (1.37%) Broadband
6 1 (1.37%) FTP
6 1 (1.37%) GPRS
6 1 (1.37%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (23.29%) Oracle Database 12c
2 11 (15.07%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (9.59%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (9.59%) Oracle ODI
4 5 (6.85%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 5 (6.85%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (5.48%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (5.48%) Endeca
5 4 (5.48%) Essbase
5 4 (5.48%) Oracle BI EE
5 4 (5.48%) Oracle Exadata
5 4 (5.48%) SQL Server
5 4 (5.48%) Star Schema
6 3 (4.11%) Oracle Discoverer
6 3 (4.11%) PowerCenter
6 3 (4.11%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.74%) MySQL
7 2 (2.74%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (20.55%) ProC
2 12 (16.44%) Toad
3 11 (15.07%) PVCS
4 3 (4.11%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (2.74%) MSI
6 1 (1.37%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.37%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.37%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.37%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (1.37%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.37%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.37%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (9.59%) Finance
2 6 (8.22%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.74%) Retail
4 1 (1.37%) Billing
4 1 (1.37%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 27 (36.99%) Developer
2 14 (19.18%) DBA
2 14 (19.18%) Oracle Developer
3 13 (17.81%) Analyst
4 12 (16.44%) SQL Developer
5 11 (15.07%) PL/SQL Developer
6 9 (12.33%) Architect
6 9 (12.33%) Data Analyst
6 9 (12.33%) Oracle DBA
7 8 (10.96%) Consultant
8 4 (5.48%) Oracle Consultant
8 4 (5.48%) Systems Integrator
9 3 (4.11%) C Developer
9 3 (4.11%) Development DBA
9 3 (4.11%) ETL Developer
9 3 (4.11%) OBIEE Architect
9 3 (4.11%) OBIEE Consultant
9 3 (4.11%) OpenVMS Developer
9 3 (4.11%) Oracle Architect
9 3 (4.11%) Oracle Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (27.40%) XML
2 13 (17.81%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 9 (12.33%) Web Services
4 4 (5.48%) SOAP
4 4 (5.48%) Spring
5 3 (4.11%) REST
5 3 (4.11%) STL
5 3 (4.11%) XSD
6 2 (2.74%) .NET
6 2 (2.74%) Grails
6 2 (2.74%) Hibernate
6 2 (2.74%) J2EE
6 2 (2.74%) JSON
6 2 (2.74%) Middleware
6 2 (2.74%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (2.74%) Spring Boot
6 2 (2.74%) WSDL
6 2 (2.74%) XSLT
7 1 (1.37%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (1.37%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.44%) Replication
2 6 (8.22%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (5.48%) Clustering
3 4 (5.48%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.48%) Oracle Exalytics
4 3 (4.11%) Client/Server
4 3 (4.11%) Microsoft Licensing
5 2 (2.74%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.74%) HP Storage
5 2 (2.74%) NHS
5 2 (2.74%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.37%) IPTV
6 1 (1.37%) PKI
6 1 (1.37%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.37%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 25 (34.25%) OpenVMS
2 18 (24.66%) Windows
3 13 (17.81%) Unix
4 6 (8.22%) Windows Server
5 3 (4.11%) Windows 7
5 3 (4.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (4.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (4.11%) Windows Vista
6 2 (2.74%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (17.81%) Data Modelling
1 13 (17.81%) ETL
2 11 (15.07%) Data Migration
2 11 (15.07%) Migration
3 9 (12.33%) Data Analysis
3 9 (12.33%) Project Management
3 9 (12.33%) Regression Testing
4 8 (10.96%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (10.96%) Unit Testing
5 5 (6.85%) Analytics
5 5 (6.85%) Data Integration
5 5 (6.85%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (5.48%) Business Transformation
6 4 (5.48%) Data Cleansing
6 4 (5.48%) ITIL
7 3 (4.11%) BPEL
7 3 (4.11%) Data Architecture
7 3 (4.11%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (4.11%) Service Delivery
7 3 (4.11%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 39 (53.42%) SQL
2 35 (47.95%) PL/SQL
3 16 (21.92%) C
4 11 (15.07%) Java
5 5 (6.85%) C++
5 5 (6.85%) PowerShell
6 3 (4.11%) Fortran
7 2 (2.74%) Groovy
7 2 (2.74%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.37%) C#
8 1 (1.37%) Perl
8 1 (1.37%) XPath
8 1 (1.37%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 13 (17.81%) Security Cleared
2 8 (10.96%) SC Cleared
3 6 (8.22%) DV Cleared
4 4 (5.48%) Degree
5 2 (2.74%) Master's Degree
5 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.11%) QA
2 1 (1.37%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.37%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (4.11%) Active Directory
1 3 (4.11%) Oracle RAC
1 3 (4.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.74%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (4.11%) Data Guard
2 2 (2.74%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (2.74%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (1.37%) MOM
3 1 (1.37%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 73 (100.00%) Oracle
2 9 (12.33%) Informatica
3 4 (5.48%) Hyperion
3 4 (5.48%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.11%) SAP
4 3 (4.11%) VMware
5 2 (2.74%) HP
5 2 (2.74%) Lumension
5 2 (2.74%) McAfee
5 2 (2.74%) Talend
6 1 (1.37%) Fujitsu
6 1 (1.37%) MuleSoft
6 1 (1.37%) Siebel