The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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 30 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.

Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 38 32
Rank change year-on-year +4 -6  
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 4 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.27% 2.15% 1.54%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.89% 14.06% 11.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 2
Median daily rate £353 £406 £255
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.23% +59.31%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £400 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £425 £279
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 £42.25 £45.50
% change year-on-year -5.32% -7.14%  

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 Cambridge with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Cambridge
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 45 64 44
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 14.29% 15.31% 13.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 46 36
Median daily rate £413 £400 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.12% +45.45%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £275 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £488 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £19.00 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +111.11%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +7.69% -  

Oracle Database
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge 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 Cambridge

Oracle Database
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Database in Cambridge

Oracle Database
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle Database in Cambridge over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle Database in Cambridge

Oracle Database
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle Database in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Oracle Database.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (80.00%) Database Security
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) Data Guard
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (60.00%) High Availability
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (60.00%) DTS
3 3 (60.00%) Clustering
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (60.00%) OCP
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle Certification
3 3 (60.00%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (60.00%) MCSE
3 3 (60.00%) MCDBA
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle9i Database
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) ITIL
3 3 (60.00%) T-SQL

Oracle Database
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 3 (60.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (60.00%) DTS
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle9i Database
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (20.00%) InterSystems Cache
3 1 (20.00%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) DBA
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle DBA
2 3 (60.00%) SQL DBA
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Database Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle SQL Server DBA
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) Angular 2
2 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (20.00%) Ehcache
2 1 (20.00%) MyBatis
2 1 (20.00%) REST
2 1 (20.00%) Spring
2 1 (20.00%) Spring Boot
2 1 (20.00%) Spring MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Clustering
1 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Database Security
2 3 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (60.00%) High Availability
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) API Design
3 1 (20.00%) Contingency Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Database Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) MCDBA
1 3 (60.00%) MCSE
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (60.00%) OCP
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Data Guard
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle