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 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 74 73 59
Rank change year-on-year -1 -14  
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 10 4 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.97% 0.38% 2.42%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.29% 1.60% 10.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 13
Median daily rate £335 £295 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.55% -34.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £295 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £367 £295 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £41.88 £45.50
% change year-on-year -4.47% -7.96%  

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 159 250 265
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 15.44% 23.97% 22.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 129 149
Median daily rate £400 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +18.51%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.76% -57.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -4.61% -  

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 March 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 +4 10 £335 +13.55%
Oracle Database
South East

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 13 (100.00%) Oracle
2 9 (69.23%) Migration
3 7 (53.85%) SAP
4 5 (38.46%) AIX
5 3 (23.08%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
5 3 (23.08%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (23.08%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (15.38%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Finance
7 1 (7.69%) Test Management
7 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
7 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
7 1 (7.69%) Brocade
7 1 (7.69%) Java EE
7 1 (7.69%) Windows Vista
7 1 (7.69%) JIRA
7 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (7.69%) SCCM
7 1 (7.69%) Performance Management
7 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
7 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
7 1 (7.69%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (7.69%) LPAR
7 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (7.69%) Waterfall

Oracle Database
Top Related 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 1 (7.69%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) DNS
1 1 (7.69%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (7.69%) SAN
1 1 (7.69%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (23.08%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (7.69%) DB2
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) JIRA
1 1 (7.69%) MSI
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) DBA
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (15.38%) Business Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Developer
2 2 (15.38%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
2 2 (15.38%) SAP Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Applications Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) DB2 DBA
3 1 (7.69%) E-Business Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Migration Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Test Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Tester
3 1 (7.69%) UAT Manager
3 1 (7.69%) UAT Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
1 1 (7.69%) IBM XIV
1 1 (7.69%) LPAR
1 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
1 1 (7.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) AIX
2 1 (7.69%) HPUX
2 1 (7.69%) Solaris
2 1 (7.69%) Unix
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Migration
2 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) Change Management
3 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Defect Management
3 1 (7.69%) Functional Testing
3 1 (7.69%) High Availability
3 1 (7.69%) People Management
3 1 (7.69%) Performance Engineering
3 1 (7.69%) Performance Management
3 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
3 1 (7.69%) Scrum
3 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
3 1 (7.69%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Test Management
3 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
3 1 (7.69%) Test Strategy
3 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) ISEB
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
1 1 (7.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (53.85%) SAP
3 1 (7.69%) Brocade
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco
3 1 (7.69%) IBM