The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 25 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 / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 50 68
Rank change year-on-year -36 +18  
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 4 26 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.40% 2.77% 1.80%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.84% 10.70% 7.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 11 10
Median daily rate £340 £275 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.63% -35.67%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +6.45% +3.33%  
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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 217 243 297
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 21.46% 25.93% 24.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 111 139
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £310 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 8
Median hourly rate £19.00 - £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £30.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year +24.59% +17.30%  

Oracle Database
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire

Oracle Database
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Oracle Database in Buckinghamshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Database in Buckinghamshire

Oracle Database
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Database in Buckinghamshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle Database in Buckinghamshire

Oracle Database
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 25 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
Milton Keynes -31 4 £340 +23.63% 1
Oracle Database
South East

For the 6 months to 25 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Oracle Database.

1 14 (100.00%) Oracle
2 11 (78.57%) Migration
3 9 (64.29%) SAP
4 7 (50.00%) AIX
5 4 (28.57%) IBM
5 4 (28.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 4 (28.57%) LPAR
6 3 (21.43%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (21.43%) IBM XIV
6 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
6 3 (21.43%) Replication
6 3 (21.43%) Brocade
6 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
6 3 (21.43%) Cisco
6 3 (21.43%) SAN
6 3 (21.43%) Finance
7 2 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (14.29%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (14.29%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
8 1 (7.14%) System Integration Testing
8 1 (7.14%) Defect Management
8 1 (7.14%) Scenario Testing
8 1 (7.14%) High Availability
8 1 (7.14%) Test Strategy
8 1 (7.14%) Functional Testing

Oracle Database
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) Fibre Channel
1 3 (21.43%) SAN
2 1 (7.14%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (14.29%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (7.14%) DB2
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
1 1 (7.14%) MSI
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) DBA
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (14.29%) AIX Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Applications Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Business Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) DB2 DBA
3 1 (7.14%) Developer
3 1 (7.14%) E-Business Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Migration Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
3 1 (7.14%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) SAP Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Subject Matter Expert
3 1 (7.14%) Test Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Tester
3 1 (7.14%) UAT Manager
3 1 (7.14%) UAT Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) LPAR
2 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
2 3 (21.43%) IBM XIV
2 3 (21.43%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Unix
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Migration
2 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
3 1 (7.14%) Defect Management
3 1 (7.14%) Functional Testing
3 1 (7.14%) High Availability
3 1 (7.14%) Performance Engineering
3 1 (7.14%) Scenario Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Scrum
3 1 (7.14%) Software Testing
3 1 (7.14%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Test Management
3 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
3 1 (7.14%) Test Strategy
3 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) Java
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) ISEB
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Oracle
2 9 (64.29%) SAP
3 4 (28.57%) IBM
4 3 (21.43%) Brocade
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco