Period
to 18 November 2017

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 November 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
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 121 123 114
Rank change year-on-year +2 -9 +21
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 40 49 65
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.98% 1.14% 1.29%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.87% 6.87% 8.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 18 46
Berkshire median daily rate £375 £448 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.20% +5.29% +17.24%
10th Percentile £308 £367 £309
90th Percentile £535 £569 £533
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £409
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.98% +10.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate £34.75 - -
South East median hourly rate £34.75 £41.25 £42.50
% change year-on-year -15.76% -2.94% +21.43%

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 821 713 809
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 20.14% 16.64% 16.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 503 386 470
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £401 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.12% +0.13% +9.97%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £262
90th Percentile £588 £589 £538
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 34 23
Berkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £9.50 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +57.89% -41.54% -83.35%
10th Percentile £9.25 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £51.00 £19.36 £40.00
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £28.69 £28.00
% change year-on-year +48.15% +2.46% +27.27%

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 November 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle Database in Berkshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 2017. 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 +16 17 £450 +16.13% 7
Slough +14 5 £363 - 1
Maidenhead -11 5 £353 -18.26%
Newbury -3 3 £300 -25.00% 1
Bracknell -7 3 - -
Oracle Database
South East

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 40 (100.00%) Oracle
2 17 (42.50%) SQL
3 15 (37.50%) Java
4 13 (32.50%) Windows
4 13 (32.50%) Firewall
4 13 (32.50%) Security Cleared
5 12 (30.00%) PL/SQL
6 11 (27.50%) Linux
6 11 (27.50%) Windows Server
7 9 (22.50%) Oracle Database 12c
7 9 (22.50%) Unix
7 9 (22.50%) HTML
8 8 (20.00%) JavaScript
8 8 (20.00%) jQuery
9 7 (17.50%) WebLogic
9 7 (17.50%) Tomcat
10 6 (15.00%) MySQL
10 6 (15.00%) Load Balancing
10 6 (15.00%) Oracle Database 11g
11 5 (12.50%) Talend Open Studio
11 5 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
11 5 (12.50%) Talend
11 5 (12.50%) PaaS
11 5 (12.50%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
11 5 (12.50%) SDLC
11 5 (12.50%) Spring
11 5 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (12.50%) Perl
11 5 (12.50%) Shell Script
11 5 (12.50%) HTTP

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 (17.50%) Tomcat
1 7 (17.50%) WebLogic
2 4 (10.00%) Liferay
2 4 (10.00%) Oracle Application Server
3 3 (7.50%) Apache
4 2 (5.00%) JBoss
5 1 (2.50%) Confluence
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle 10gAS
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (5.00%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.50%) PaaS
2 4 (10.00%) IaaS
3 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (5.00%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (2.50%) Office 365
5 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (32.50%) Firewall
2 5 (12.50%) HTTP
3 3 (7.50%) DNS
3 3 (7.50%) TCP/IP
4 2 (5.00%) Internet
4 2 (5.00%) NAS
4 2 (5.00%) Reverse Proxy
4 2 (5.00%) SAN
4 2 (5.00%) VPN
5 1 (2.50%) SIGTRAN
5 1 (2.50%) SS7
5 1 (2.50%) SSL
5 1 (2.50%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (22.50%) Oracle Database 12c
2 6 (15.00%) MySQL
2 6 (15.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (10.00%) JasperReports
4 4 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (10.00%) RDBMS
4 4 (10.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (5.00%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.50%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (2.50%) DB2
6 1 (2.50%) OLAP
6 1 (2.50%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (2.50%) QlikView
6 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Talend Open Studio
2 4 (10.00%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (7.50%) Subversion
4 2 (5.00%) Artifactory
4 2 (5.00%) Hudson
4 2 (5.00%) Selenium
5 1 (2.50%) MSI
General
1 4 (10.00%) Finance
1 4 (10.00%) French Language
2 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (32.50%) Developer
2 8 (20.00%) Oracle Developer
3 5 (12.50%) Administrator
3 5 (12.50%) Architect
3 5 (12.50%) Java Developer
3 5 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (10.00%) DBA
4 4 (10.00%) Implementation Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Senior Implementation Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Software Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) UI Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (7.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (7.50%) Oracle DBA
5 3 (7.50%) SQL Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Oracle Applications DBA
6 2 (5.00%) PL/SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (22.50%) HTML
2 8 (20.00%) jQuery
3 5 (12.50%) Spring
4 4 (10.00%) CSS
4 4 (10.00%) CSS3
4 4 (10.00%) HTML5
4 4 (10.00%) Java EE
4 4 (10.00%) JSON
4 4 (10.00%) REST
5 2 (5.00%) LAMP
5 2 (5.00%) Middleware
5 2 (5.00%) Web Services
6 1 (2.50%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.50%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 1 (2.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (7.50%) Public Cloud
2 2 (5.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Licensing
2 2 (5.00%) PKI
2 2 (5.00%) Replication
3 1 (2.50%) Clustering
3 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.50%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.50%) User Experience
3 1 (2.50%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (32.50%) Windows
2 11 (27.50%) Linux
2 11 (27.50%) Windows Server
3 9 (22.50%) Unix
4 4 (10.00%) Windows 7
4 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (10.00%) Windows XP
5 2 (5.00%) Solaris
6 1 (2.50%) AIX
6 1 (2.50%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (2.50%) SUSE
6 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.50%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (15.00%) Load Balancing
2 5 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
2 5 (12.50%) SDLC
3 4 (10.00%) ETL
3 4 (10.00%) Open Source
3 4 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (10.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (10.00%) Web Development
4 3 (7.50%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (7.50%) Performance Management
5 2 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.00%) Analytical Thinking
5 2 (5.00%) Business Process Modelling
5 2 (5.00%) Data Integration
5 2 (5.00%) Data Management
5 2 (5.00%) High Availability
5 2 (5.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (5.00%) Project Management
5 2 (5.00%) Release Management
5 2 (5.00%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 17 (42.50%) SQL
2 15 (37.50%) Java
3 12 (30.00%) PL/SQL
4 8 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 5 (12.50%) Perl
5 5 (12.50%) Shell Script
5 5 (12.50%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
6 4 (10.00%) PowerShell
6 4 (10.00%) Python
7 2 (5.00%) PHP
7 2 (5.00%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.50%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.50%) C++
8 1 (2.50%) Korn
Qualifications
1 13 (32.50%) Security Cleared
2 4 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (7.50%) DV Cleared
4 2 (5.00%) MySQL Certification
5 1 (2.50%) Degree
5 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) QA
2 1 (2.50%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.50%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (2.50%) SRDF
3 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.50%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) Data Guard
1 2 (5.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (5.00%) SELinux
2 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 1 (2.50%) Kibana
2 1 (2.50%) logstash
2 1 (2.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 40 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (12.50%) Talend
3 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.50%) EMC
4 1 (2.50%) IBM
4 1 (2.50%) Informatica
4 1 (2.50%) Lumension
4 1 (2.50%) McAfee
4 1 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.50%) Sun
4 1 (2.50%) VMware