The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Dorset 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 27 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)
South West / Dorset
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 24 33
Rank change year-on-year +2 +9  
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 1 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 1.05% 1.72% 0.44%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.33% 6.67% 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £475 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +26.66%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
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 Dorset with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Dorset
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 30 60 43
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 31.58% 25.75% 18.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 42 25
Median daily rate £425 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.55% +20.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £284 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £750 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Median hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +90.47% -8.69%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.24 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +5.35% -  

Oracle Database
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dorset 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 Dorset

Oracle Database
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Database in Dorset

Oracle Database
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle Database in Dorset

Oracle Database
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

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 Dorset region over the 3 months to 27 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
Weymouth - 1 - -
Oracle Database
South West

Oracle Database
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 27 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Oracle Database.

1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (40.00%) Content Management
4 2 (40.00%) Ajax
4 2 (40.00%) JSON
4 2 (40.00%) Intranet
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (40.00%) .NET
4 2 (40.00%) HTML
4 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (40.00%) CSS
4 2 (40.00%) jQuery
4 2 (40.00%) HTML5
5 1 (20.00%) High Availability
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (20.00%) IaaS
5 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
5 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (20.00%) Windows
5 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 1 (20.00%) CRM
5 1 (20.00%) ERP
5 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
5 1 (20.00%) Toad

Oracle Database
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (20.00%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) IaaS
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Toad
General
1 1 (20.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) CRM Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) CRM Technical Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Data Modeller
3 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) Ajax
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) HTML5
1 2 (40.00%) jQuery
1 2 (40.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Content Management
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) High Availability
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) PLM
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) JD Edwards
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft