Period
to 15 December 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 15 December 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
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 109 132 124
Rank change year-on-year +23 -8 -13
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 66 45 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.54% 1.09% 1.19%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.48% 5.48% 7.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 19 18
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £375 £468
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -19.79% +10.00%
10th Percentile £337 £308 £369
90th Percentile £459 £530 £569
South East median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - £34.75 -
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -22.22% +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 778 821 728
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 18.12% 19.92% 16.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 491 510 406
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £414
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.72% +3.44%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £300
90th Percentile £590 £588 £598
South East median daily rate £450 £419 £400
% change year-on-year +7.40% +4.75% +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 14 32
Berkshire median hourly rate £22.33 £23.49 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.96% +147.26% -25.78%
10th Percentile £9.75 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £53.13 £53.50 £19.82
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year -22.22% +119.51% -21.06%

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 15 December 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 15 December 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 -8 20 £399 -6.18% 1
Wokingham - 12 £388 - 1
Newbury -5 5 £356 +18.75%
Bracknell -8 5 £650 - 3
Thatcham - 1 £525 -
Oracle Database
South East

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 66 (100.00%) Oracle
2 34 (51.52%) SQL
3 27 (40.91%) PL/SQL
4 19 (28.79%) Windows
4 19 (28.79%) OpenVMS
5 16 (24.24%) Oracle Database 12c
6 14 (21.21%) Unix
6 14 (21.21%) Java
6 14 (21.21%) Security Cleared
7 13 (19.70%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 13 (19.70%) XML
7 13 (19.70%) Toad
7 13 (19.70%) ETL
7 13 (19.70%) Replication
8 12 (18.18%) Migration
8 12 (18.18%) Data Migration
9 11 (16.67%) Data Modelling
9 11 (16.67%) C
10 10 (15.15%) Microsoft Excel
10 10 (15.15%) Regression Testing
10 10 (15.15%) Project Management
10 10 (15.15%) Data Analysis
10 10 (15.15%) IaaS
11 9 (13.64%) SC Cleared
11 9 (13.64%) ProC
11 9 (13.64%) Oracle EBS
11 9 (13.64%) Web Services
12 8 (12.12%) Data Warehouse
12 8 (12.12%) Oracle ODI
13 7 (10.61%) Windows Server

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 5 (7.58%) CMS
2 3 (4.55%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.03%) JBoss
3 2 (3.03%) Oracle BPEL
3 2 (3.03%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.52%) Confluence
4 1 (1.52%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (1.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.52%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 10 (15.15%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 9 (13.64%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (6.06%) HFM
3 3 (4.55%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (3.03%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (3.03%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (3.03%) Oracle BRM
5 1 (1.52%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (1.52%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (1.52%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (1.52%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.15%) IaaS
2 5 (7.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (3.03%) Office 365
3 2 (3.03%) SaaS
4 1 (1.52%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.61%) DNS
1 7 (10.61%) Firewall
2 6 (9.09%) SAN
3 4 (6.06%) Internet
3 4 (6.06%) NAS
3 4 (6.06%) Reverse Proxy
3 4 (6.06%) TCP/IP
3 4 (6.06%) VoIP
3 4 (6.06%) VPN
4 3 (4.55%) DHCP
5 2 (3.03%) Broadband
5 2 (3.03%) GPRS
5 2 (3.03%) GSM
5 2 (3.03%) ISDN
6 1 (1.52%) DSL
6 1 (1.52%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (24.24%) Oracle Database 12c
2 8 (12.12%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (12.12%) Oracle ODI
3 7 (10.61%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (7.58%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 5 (7.58%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (6.06%) Endeca
5 4 (6.06%) Essbase
5 4 (6.06%) Oracle BI EE
5 4 (6.06%) Oracle Exadata
5 4 (6.06%) SQL Server
5 4 (6.06%) Star Schema
6 3 (4.55%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (4.55%) Oracle Discoverer
6 3 (4.55%) PowerCenter
6 3 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (3.03%) MySQL
7 2 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (19.70%) Toad
2 9 (13.64%) ProC
3 5 (7.58%) PVCS
4 3 (4.55%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (3.03%) MSI
5 2 (3.03%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (1.52%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.52%) GitLab
6 1 (1.52%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.52%) JIRA
6 1 (1.52%) JUnit
6 1 (1.52%) Maven
6 1 (1.52%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.52%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.52%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (9.09%) Telecoms
2 5 (7.58%) Finance
3 2 (3.03%) Billing
3 2 (3.03%) General Ledger
4 1 (1.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (30.30%) Developer
2 15 (22.73%) DBA
3 14 (21.21%) Analyst
4 11 (16.67%) Architect
5 10 (15.15%) Data Analyst
5 10 (15.15%) Oracle DBA
6 9 (13.64%) Oracle Developer
7 7 (10.61%) Consultant
8 5 (7.58%) SQL Developer
9 4 (6.06%) Oracle Architect
9 4 (6.06%) PL/SQL Developer
9 4 (6.06%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (6.06%) Systems Integrator
10 3 (4.55%) C Developer
10 3 (4.55%) Data Warehouse Developer
10 3 (4.55%) Development DBA
10 3 (4.55%) OBIEE Architect
10 3 (4.55%) OBIEE Consultant
10 3 (4.55%) OpenVMS Developer
10 3 (4.55%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (19.70%) Oracle GoldenGate
1 13 (19.70%) XML
2 9 (13.64%) Web Services
3 4 (6.06%) Spring
4 3 (4.55%) SOAP
4 3 (4.55%) STL
5 2 (3.03%) .NET
5 2 (3.03%) Grails
5 2 (3.03%) Hibernate
5 2 (3.03%) REST
5 2 (3.03%) Spring Boot
5 2 (3.03%) XSD
6 1 (1.52%) Apache Camel
6 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (1.52%) Java EE
6 1 (1.52%) JSON
6 1 (1.52%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (1.52%) Spring Cloud
6 1 (1.52%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (19.70%) Replication
2 4 (6.06%) Clustering
2 4 (6.06%) Microsoft Licensing
2 4 (6.06%) Oracle Exalytics
3 3 (4.55%) Client/Server
3 3 (4.55%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (3.03%) HP Storage
4 2 (3.03%) IPTV
4 2 (3.03%) NHS
4 2 (3.03%) Public Cloud
4 2 (3.03%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.52%) PKI
5 1 (1.52%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 19 (28.79%) OpenVMS
1 19 (28.79%) Windows
2 14 (21.21%) Unix
3 7 (10.61%) Windows Server
4 3 (4.55%) Windows 7
4 3 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (4.55%) Windows Vista
5 2 (3.03%) Linux
6 1 (1.52%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (19.70%) ETL
2 12 (18.18%) Data Migration
2 12 (18.18%) Migration
3 11 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 10 (15.15%) Data Analysis
4 10 (15.15%) Project Management
4 10 (15.15%) Regression Testing
5 7 (10.61%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (7.58%) Computer Science
8 4 (6.06%) Business Transformation
8 4 (6.06%) Data Cleansing
8 4 (6.06%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (6.06%) ITIL
8 4 (6.06%) Software Licensing
8 4 (6.06%) Technical Architecture
8 4 (6.06%) Unit Testing
9 3 (4.55%) Analytics
9 3 (4.55%) High Availability
9 3 (4.55%) Performance Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 34 (51.52%) SQL
2 27 (40.91%) PL/SQL
3 14 (21.21%) Java
4 11 (16.67%) C
5 6 (9.09%) C++
5 6 (9.09%) PowerShell
6 3 (4.55%) Fortran
7 2 (3.03%) Groovy
7 2 (3.03%) Perl
7 2 (3.03%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.52%) C#
8 1 (1.52%) Java 8
8 1 (1.52%) XPath
Qualifications
1 14 (21.21%) Security Cleared
2 9 (13.64%) SC Cleared
3 6 (9.09%) DV Cleared
4 5 (7.58%) Degree
5 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (3.03%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.06%) QA
2 1 (1.52%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.52%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (6.06%) Oracle RAC
1 4 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.55%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.03%) vSphere
4 1 (1.52%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (6.06%) Data Guard
2 2 (3.03%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (3.03%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (3.03%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 66 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (10.61%) Informatica
3 5 (7.58%) Microsoft
4 4 (6.06%) Hyperion
4 4 (6.06%) VMware
5 3 (4.55%) SAP
6 2 (3.03%) HP
6 2 (3.03%) Lumension
6 2 (3.03%) McAfee
6 2 (3.03%) Siebel
6 2 (3.03%) Talend
7 1 (1.52%) Fujitsu
7 1 (1.52%) IBM
7 1 (1.52%) MuleSoft