Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 125 122 96
Rank change year-on-year -3 -26 +32
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 47 42 76
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.14% 1.05% 1.55%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.64% 6.28% 9.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 15 55
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.79% +5.56% +28.57%
10th Percentile £312 £369 £335
90th Percentile £535 £600 £558
South East median daily rate £438 £433 £411
% change year-on-year +1.21% +5.17% +11.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate £34.75 - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% -

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 833 669 764
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 20.27% 16.73% 15.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 505 379 458
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £300 £290 £263
90th Percentile £588 £611 £525
South East median daily rate £418 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +4.38% +3.23% +6.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 32 44
Berkshire median hourly rate £41.50 £9.50 £12.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +336.84% -24.90% -64.37%
10th Percentile £14.25 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £55.00 £36.94 £29.63
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £17.40 £26.50
% change year-on-year +158.62% -34.34% -11.67%

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 16 January 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle Database in Berkshire over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 16 January 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 +9 16 £450 +4.35% 12
Bracknell -7 6 - -
Maidenhead -10 6 £375 -13.04% 3
Newbury -11 6 £300 - 2
Slough +6 5 £363 - 1
Wokingham +6 1 - -
Oracle Database
South East

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 47 (100.00%) Oracle
2 21 (44.68%) SQL
3 17 (36.17%) Java
3 17 (36.17%) Oracle Database 12c
4 13 (27.66%) PL/SQL
5 12 (25.53%) Windows
5 12 (25.53%) Linux
5 12 (25.53%) Security Cleared
6 11 (23.40%) HTML
6 11 (23.40%) Firewall
7 10 (21.28%) JavaScript
7 10 (21.28%) Unix
7 10 (21.28%) jQuery
7 10 (21.28%) Windows Server
8 8 (17.02%) Spring
9 7 (14.89%) WebLogic
9 7 (14.89%) CSS
9 7 (14.89%) Tomcat
9 7 (14.89%) Shell Script
9 7 (14.89%) SDLC
9 7 (14.89%) Talend
9 7 (14.89%) REST
10 6 (12.77%) PaaS
10 6 (12.77%) HTML5
10 6 (12.77%) JSON
10 6 (12.77%) CSS3
10 6 (12.77%) MySQL
10 6 (12.77%) Web Development
11 5 (10.64%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (10.64%) Subversion

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 7 (14.89%) Tomcat
1 7 (14.89%) WebLogic
2 4 (8.51%) Apache
2 4 (8.51%) Liferay
2 4 (8.51%) Oracle Application Server
3 2 (4.26%) JBoss
4 1 (2.13%) Apache Solr
4 1 (2.13%) Confluence
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle 10gAS
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (4.26%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.77%) PaaS
2 5 (10.64%) IaaS
3 3 (6.38%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (6.38%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (4.26%) SaaS
5 1 (2.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (2.13%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (2.13%) Office 365
5 1 (2.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (23.40%) Firewall
2 5 (10.64%) HTTP
3 3 (6.38%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.26%) DNS
4 2 (4.26%) Internet
4 2 (4.26%) NAS
4 2 (4.26%) Reverse Proxy
4 2 (4.26%) SAN
4 2 (4.26%) VPN
5 1 (2.13%) SIGTRAN
5 1 (2.13%) SS7
5 1 (2.13%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (36.17%) Oracle Database 12c
2 6 (12.77%) MySQL
3 5 (10.64%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (10.64%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (8.51%) JasperReports
4 4 (8.51%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (8.51%) RDBMS
4 4 (8.51%) Relational Database
5 3 (6.38%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (4.26%) SQL Server
7 1 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.13%) DB2
7 1 (2.13%) OLAP
7 1 (2.13%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (2.13%) Yellowfin
Development Applications
1 5 (10.64%) Subversion
2 3 (6.38%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (4.26%) Artifactory
3 2 (4.26%) Hudson
3 2 (4.26%) Selenium
4 1 (2.13%) ProC
4 1 (2.13%) PVCS
General
1 5 (10.64%) Telecoms
2 4 (8.51%) French Language
3 3 (6.38%) Finance
4 1 (2.13%) Billing
Job Titles
1 17 (36.17%) Developer
2 7 (14.89%) Oracle Developer
3 6 (12.77%) Administrator
3 6 (12.77%) DBA
3 6 (12.77%) Java Developer
4 5 (10.64%) Oracle DBA
4 5 (10.64%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (10.64%) UI Developer
5 4 (8.51%) Implementation Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) Linux Administrator
5 4 (8.51%) Senior Implementation Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) Senior Software Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) Software Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Architect
6 3 (6.38%) ETL Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 3 (6.38%) SQL Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Consultant
7 2 (4.26%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (23.40%) HTML
2 10 (21.28%) jQuery
3 8 (17.02%) Spring
4 7 (14.89%) CSS
4 7 (14.89%) REST
5 6 (12.77%) CSS3
5 6 (12.77%) HTML5
5 6 (12.77%) JSON
6 4 (8.51%) Java EE
7 2 (4.26%) LAMP
7 2 (4.26%) Middleware
7 2 (4.26%) Web Services
7 2 (4.26%) XML
8 1 (2.13%) .NET
8 1 (2.13%) AngularJS
8 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET
8 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (2.13%) Spring Boot
8 1 (2.13%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (8.51%) Life Science
2 3 (6.38%) Public Cloud
3 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Licensing
3 2 (4.26%) PKI
3 2 (4.26%) Replication
4 1 (2.13%) Clustering
4 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.13%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.13%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.13%) User Experience
4 1 (2.13%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (25.53%) Linux
1 12 (25.53%) Windows
2 10 (21.28%) Unix
2 10 (21.28%) Windows Server
3 4 (8.51%) Windows 7
3 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (6.38%) Windows XP
5 2 (4.26%) Solaris
6 1 (2.13%) OpenVMS
6 1 (2.13%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (14.89%) SDLC
2 6 (12.77%) Web Development
3 5 (10.64%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (10.64%) ETL
3 5 (10.64%) Infrastructure Management
3 5 (10.64%) Load Balancing
3 5 (10.64%) Performance Management
3 5 (10.64%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (8.51%) Analytical Thinking
4 4 (8.51%) Open Source
4 4 (8.51%) Software Engineering
5 3 (6.38%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (6.38%) Data Integration
5 3 (6.38%) Process Improvement
6 2 (4.26%) Change Data Capture
6 2 (4.26%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (4.26%) Data Cleansing
6 2 (4.26%) Data Extraction
6 2 (4.26%) Release Management
6 2 (4.26%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 21 (44.68%) SQL
2 17 (36.17%) Java
3 13 (27.66%) PL/SQL
4 10 (21.28%) JavaScript
5 7 (14.89%) Shell Script
6 5 (10.64%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 4 (8.51%) Perl
8 3 (6.38%) PowerShell
8 3 (6.38%) Python
9 2 (4.26%) PHP
9 2 (4.26%) T-SQL
10 1 (2.13%) C
10 1 (2.13%) C++
10 1 (2.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (25.53%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.51%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.26%) Degree
3 2 (4.26%) DV Cleared
3 2 (4.26%) MySQL Certification
3 2 (4.26%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.51%) QA
2 3 (6.38%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (8.51%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.13%) SRDF
2 1 (2.13%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) SELinux
2 1 (2.13%) BladeLogic
2 1 (2.13%) Data Guard
2 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 1 (2.13%) Kibana
2 1 (2.13%) logstash
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 47 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (14.89%) Talend
3 4 (8.51%) Vertica
4 2 (4.26%) Micro Focus
4 2 (4.26%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.26%) TIBCO
5 1 (2.13%) BMC
5 1 (2.13%) Capita
5 1 (2.13%) EMC
5 1 (2.13%) IBM
5 1 (2.13%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.13%) Sun