Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 24 November 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)
UK > England
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 201 145 109
Rank change year-on-year -56 -36 -16
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 1257 1801 2195
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.33% 1.85% 2.10%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.00% 8.18% 8.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 766 1099 1260
England median daily rate £433 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.76% +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £306 £300 £281
90th Percentile £594 £550 £563
UK median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 14 36
England median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.50% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £18.10 £31.25 £27.78
90th Percentile £44.20 £44.53 £57.50
UK median hourly rate £41.13 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +2.81% - +5.26%

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 England with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 20938 22027 24466
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 22.08% 22.58% 23.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 14493 14745 16282
England median daily rate £460 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.24% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £313 £290 £275
90th Percentile £638 £600 £588
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £401
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.12% +1.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 261 324 390
England median hourly rate £32.00 £27.75 £27.64
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.32% +0.40% +12.82%
10th Percentile £14.54 £11.25 £12.00
90th Percentile £56.75 £48.00 £52.17
UK median hourly rate £31.41 £28.00 £28.13
% change year-on-year +12.16% -0.44% +12.50%

Oracle Database
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Oracle Database as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Database in England

Oracle Database
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Database in England

Oracle Database
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle Database in England over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle Database in England

Oracle Database
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle Database in England

Oracle Database
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle Database in England over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Oracle Database in England

Oracle Database
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
London -71 516 £475 +5.56% 30
South East -20 274 £450 +5.88% 19
North of England -23 205 £375 - 19
Midlands +5 120 £438 +15.89% 14
North West -53 97 £400 +6.67% 9
West Midlands +19 77 £450 +20.00% 7
East of England -30 76 £375 -6.25% 13
Yorkshire +5 61 £375 -6.25% 7
South West -69 57 £350 -7.28% 5
North East +52 47 £375 -6.25% 3
East Midlands -31 38 £341 -17.27% 7
Oracle Database
UK

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 England region with a requirement for Oracle Database.

1 1257 (100.00%) Oracle
2 639 (50.84%) SQL
3 376 (29.91%) Java
4 367 (29.20%) Agile Software Development
5 347 (27.61%) PL/SQL
6 340 (27.05%) Linux
7 330 (26.25%) Unix
8 326 (25.93%) Oracle Database 11g
9 257 (20.45%) Finance
10 252 (20.05%) SQL Server
11 239 (19.01%) Oracle Database 12c
12 192 (15.27%) Security Cleared
13 180 (14.32%) Migration
14 176 (14.00%) Business Intelligence
15 175 (13.92%) Windows
16 171 (13.60%) Web Services
17 169 (13.44%) Relational Database
18 162 (12.89%) Scrum
19 157 (12.49%) XML
20 156 (12.41%) .NET
21 140 (11.14%) Microsoft
22 138 (10.98%) Oracle Database 10g
23 135 (10.74%) Python
24 133 (10.58%) DevOps
25 132 (10.50%) C#
26 128 (10.18%) Data Warehouse
27 127 (10.10%) Shell Script
28 123 (9.79%) JIRA
29 120 (9.55%) JavaScript
30 118 (9.39%) RDBMS

Oracle Database
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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
1 111 (8.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 93 (7.40%) Confluence
3 84 (6.68%) WebLogic
4 55 (4.38%) Tomcat
5 37 (2.94%) WebSphere
6 32 (2.55%) Oracle Workflow
7 28 (2.23%) JBoss
8 27 (2.15%) Apache
9 20 (1.59%) Liferay
10 18 (1.43%) Apache Spark
10 18 (1.43%) Oracle Service Bus
11 16 (1.27%) IIS
12 14 (1.11%) GlassFish
13 13 (1.03%) ArcGIS
13 13 (1.03%) Cloud Foundry
14 10 (0.80%) CMS
14 10 (0.80%) OpenStack
14 10 (0.80%) SharePoint
15 9 (0.72%) Apache Solr
15 9 (0.72%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 38 (3.02%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (1.03%) HipChat
3 10 (0.80%) Microsoft Office
4 8 (0.64%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.16%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.080%) EngageOne
6 1 (0.080%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.080%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.080%) PrintSoft PReS
6 1 (0.080%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 47 (3.74%) Oracle EBS
2 34 (2.70%) Oracle Applications
3 31 (2.47%) Oracle BPM
4 24 (1.91%) Oracle EBS R12
5 20 (1.59%) Oracle Receivables
6 18 (1.43%) Oracle Payables
7 17 (1.35%) Oracle iProcurement
8 14 (1.11%) Oracle Retail
9 13 (1.03%) Oracle Utilities
10 12 (0.95%) Oracle 11i
10 12 (0.95%) Oracle General Ledger
11 11 (0.88%) Maximo
12 10 (0.80%) Oracle Assets
12 10 (0.80%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
13 9 (0.72%) Oracle Financials
13 9 (0.72%) Siebel CRM
14 8 (0.64%) Oracle Cash Management
15 7 (0.56%) Oracle Internet Expenses
16 5 (0.40%) PeopleSoft Financials
17 4 (0.32%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 82 (6.52%) Amazon AWS
2 49 (3.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (1.67%) AWS CloudFormation
4 17 (1.35%) PaaS
5 15 (1.19%) Google Cloud Platform
6 14 (1.11%) IaaS
7 13 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
8 9 (0.72%) SaaS
9 7 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
10 5 (0.40%) OpenShift
11 4 (0.32%) Boomi
11 4 (0.32%) IBM SmartCloud
11 4 (0.32%) Office 365
12 3 (0.24%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 3 (0.24%) Amazon ELB
12 3 (0.24%) Dynamics 365
12 3 (0.24%) Oracle Service Cloud
12 3 (0.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 1 (0.080%) Amazon EMR
13 1 (0.080%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 66 (5.25%) Firewall
2 60 (4.77%) SAN
3 23 (1.83%) HTTP
4 21 (1.67%) Internet
5 19 (1.51%) SMS
6 17 (1.35%) TCP/IP
7 15 (1.19%) PuTTY
7 15 (1.19%) WinSCP
8 11 (0.88%) NAS
9 10 (0.80%) Network Security
10 9 (0.72%) LDAP
11 8 (0.64%) DNS
12 5 (0.40%) SSL
12 5 (0.40%) WAN
13 4 (0.32%) Fibre Channel
13 4 (0.32%) VPN
14 3 (0.24%) Intranet
15 2 (0.16%) AMQP
15 2 (0.16%) DHCP
15 2 (0.16%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 326 (25.93%) Oracle Database 11g
2 252 (20.05%) SQL Server
3 239 (19.01%) Oracle Database 12c
4 169 (13.44%) Relational Database
5 138 (10.98%) Oracle Database 10g
6 128 (10.18%) Data Warehouse
7 118 (9.39%) RDBMS
8 100 (7.96%) PostgreSQL
9 92 (7.32%) Oracle Reports
10 79 (6.28%) Oracle BI EE
11 64 (5.09%) Oracle ODI
12 63 (5.01%) MySQL
13 56 (4.46%) Oracle BI Publisher
14 43 (3.42%) Big Data
15 42 (3.34%) Hadoop
16 38 (3.02%) MongoDB
17 35 (2.78%) DB2
17 35 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
18 31 (2.47%) SQLPlus
19 29 (2.31%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 123 (9.79%) JIRA
2 75 (5.97%) Git (software)
3 74 (5.89%) Subversion
4 72 (5.73%) Jenkins
5 68 (5.41%) Maven
6 49 (3.90%) Selenium
7 45 (3.58%) Oracle APEX
8 43 (3.42%) Visual Studio
9 37 (2.94%) Eclipse
10 35 (2.78%) Bitbucket
11 34 (2.70%) Sonatype Nexus
12 33 (2.63%) JUnit
12 33 (2.63%) SoapUI
12 33 (2.63%) Toad
13 31 (2.47%) Oracle Forms
14 29 (2.31%) Team Foundation Server
15 26 (2.07%) Ant
16 25 (1.99%) HP UFT
17 18 (1.43%) Talend Open Studio
18 17 (1.35%) LoadRunner
General
1 257 (20.45%) Finance
2 99 (7.88%) Banking
3 40 (3.18%) Telecoms
4 37 (2.94%) Manufacturing
4 37 (2.94%) Retail
5 33 (2.63%) Investment Banking
5 33 (2.63%) Marketing
6 31 (2.47%) Front Office
7 25 (1.99%) Electronics
8 12 (0.95%) General Ledger
9 10 (0.80%) Billing
10 9 (0.72%) French Language
10 9 (0.72%) Publishing
11 8 (0.64%) Financial Institution
12 7 (0.56%) Legal
13 5 (0.40%) Back Office
13 5 (0.40%) Games
13 5 (0.40%) Local Government
14 4 (0.32%) Prime Brokerage
15 3 (0.24%) German Language
Job Titles
1 466 (37.07%) Developer
2 233 (18.54%) DBA
3 220 (17.50%) Oracle DBA
4 155 (12.33%) Oracle Developer
5 128 (10.18%) Java Developer
6 93 (7.40%) Consultant
7 92 (7.32%) Analyst
8 88 (7.00%) Architect
9 78 (6.21%) Administrator
10 68 (5.41%) C# Developer
11 60 (4.77%) SQL Developer
12 54 (4.30%) .NET Developer
13 51 (4.06%) Senior Developer
14 45 (3.58%) PL/SQL Developer
15 43 (3.42%) C# .NET Developer
16 39 (3.10%) Oracle Consultant
16 39 (3.10%) SQL DBA
17 37 (2.94%) DevOps Engineer
18 28 (2.23%) Agile Developer
19 27 (2.15%) OBIEE Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 171 (13.60%) Web Services
2 157 (12.49%) XML
3 156 (12.41%) .NET
4 118 (9.39%) Spring
5 108 (8.59%) HTML
6 95 (7.56%) SOAP
7 79 (6.28%) REST
8 75 (5.97%) JSON
9 74 (5.89%) jQuery
10 71 (5.65%) AngularJS
11 70 (5.57%) CSS
12 68 (5.41%) Middleware
12 68 (5.41%) RESTful
13 61 (4.85%) J2EE
14 56 (4.46%) Hibernate
15 52 (4.14%) Oracle Fusion
15 52 (4.14%) Oracle GoldenGate
16 41 (3.26%) .NET Framework
17 40 (3.18%) ASP.NET
17 40 (3.18%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 56 (4.46%) Analytical Skills
2 48 (3.82%) Enterprise Software
3 35 (2.78%) Data Centre
4 33 (2.63%) Clustering
5 32 (2.55%) Computer Science
6 25 (1.99%) Replication
7 19 (1.51%) User Experience
8 17 (1.35%) Management Information System
9 16 (1.27%) Greenfield Project
10 14 (1.11%) Data Structures
11 12 (0.95%) Equities
12 10 (0.80%) Credit Derivative
12 10 (0.80%) Smart Meter
13 9 (0.72%) Private Cloud
13 9 (0.72%) Public Cloud
13 9 (0.72%) Virtual Team
14 8 (0.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 8 (0.64%) N-Tier
14 8 (0.64%) RIA
15 7 (0.56%) Oracle Exalytics
Operating Systems
1 340 (27.05%) Linux
2 330 (26.25%) Unix
3 175 (13.92%) Windows
4 77 (6.13%) AIX
5 71 (5.65%) Solaris
6 60 (4.77%) Windows Server
7 51 (4.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 30 (2.39%) Windows Server 2012
9 15 (1.19%) HPUX
10 10 (0.80%) Windows Server 2003
11 9 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
12 8 (0.64%) CoreOS
12 8 (0.64%) Oracle Linux
12 8 (0.64%) Windows 7
13 6 (0.48%) SUSE
14 4 (0.32%) Windows Vista
14 4 (0.32%) Windows XP
15 3 (0.24%) Android
15 3 (0.24%) Apple iOS
15 3 (0.24%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 367 (29.20%) Agile Software Development
2 180 (14.32%) Migration
3 176 (14.00%) Business Intelligence
4 162 (12.89%) Scrum
5 133 (10.58%) DevOps
6 111 (8.83%) SOA
7 108 (8.59%) Performance Tuning
8 104 (8.27%) ETL
9 83 (6.60%) OO
10 79 (6.28%) Data Modelling
11 75 (5.97%) SDLC
12 71 (5.65%) TDD
13 68 (5.41%) Data Migration
14 65 (5.17%) Kanban
14 65 (5.17%) Test Automation
15 63 (5.01%) Continuous Integration
16 62 (4.93%) Open Source
17 61 (4.85%) Coaching
18 60 (4.77%) ITIL
19 55 (4.38%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 639 (50.84%) SQL
2 376 (29.91%) Java
3 347 (27.61%) PL/SQL
4 135 (10.74%) Python
5 132 (10.50%) C#
6 127 (10.10%) Shell Script
7 120 (9.55%) JavaScript
8 68 (5.41%) Perl
9 35 (2.78%) C++
10 34 (2.70%) VB.NET
11 31 (2.47%) VB
12 30 (2.39%) VBA
13 29 (2.31%) Bash Shell
14 27 (2.15%) C
14 27 (2.15%) PowerShell
14 27 (2.15%) Ruby
15 23 (1.83%) T-SQL
16 18 (1.43%) Scala
17 15 (1.19%) F#
18 11 (0.88%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 192 (15.27%) Security Cleared
2 117 (9.31%) SC Cleared
3 39 (3.10%) DV Cleared
4 36 (2.86%) Degree
5 25 (1.99%) ISEB
6 14 (1.11%) Computer Science Degree
7 12 (0.95%) ISTQB
8 11 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
9 10 (0.80%) Oracle Certification
10 9 (0.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 9 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
11 8 (0.64%) ISEB Practitioner
12 7 (0.56%) MCSA
12 7 (0.56%) MySQL Certification
13 5 (0.40%) CTC Cleared
14 4 (0.32%) CCNA
14 4 (0.32%) Cisco Certification
14 4 (0.32%) MCSE
14 4 (0.32%) OCP
14 4 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (2.63%) QA
2 31 (2.47%) Data Quality
3 18 (1.43%) SLA
4 15 (1.19%) GCP
5 7 (0.56%) MiFID
6 6 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (0.32%) GDPR
8 2 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.080%) COBIT
9 1 (0.080%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.080%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.080%) SEPA
9 1 (0.080%) Solvency II
System Software
1 109 (8.67%) Oracle RAC
2 46 (3.66%) Docker
3 33 (2.63%) Active Directory
4 19 (1.51%) Oracle Clusterware
5 18 (1.43%) vSphere
6 17 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
7 16 (1.27%) HDFS
8 15 (1.19%) Apache Flume
9 8 (0.64%) etcd
10 6 (0.48%) Hyper-V
10 6 (0.48%) LXC
10 6 (0.48%) Virtual Machines
11 3 (0.24%) SRDF
11 3 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
12 2 (0.16%) NFS
12 2 (0.16%) Snort
12 2 (0.16%) Varnish
12 2 (0.16%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 2 (0.16%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 1 (0.080%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 99 (7.88%) Data Guard
2 88 (7.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 85 (6.76%) Puppet
4 58 (4.61%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 34 (2.70%) Ansible
6 30 (2.39%) ZABBIX
7 28 (2.23%) Opscode Chef
8 27 (2.15%) Ambari
8 27 (2.15%) Kubernetes
9 22 (1.75%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
10 18 (1.43%) HP Quality Center
10 18 (1.43%) Kibana
10 18 (1.43%) logstash
11 17 (1.35%) Oracle Flashback
12 15 (1.19%) NetBackup
12 15 (1.19%) Oozie
13 13 (1.03%) Docker Swarm
13 13 (1.03%) Mesos
13 13 (1.03%) Oracle Identity Management
13 13 (1.03%) Rancher
Vendors
1 1257 (100.00%) Oracle
2 140 (11.14%) Microsoft
3 96 (7.64%) IBM
4 72 (5.73%) Red Hat
5 70 (5.57%) HP
6 61 (4.85%) SAP
7 48 (3.82%) VMware
8 37 (2.94%) Sybase
9 35 (2.78%) Atlassian
10 23 (1.83%) Informatica
11 18 (1.43%) Talend
12 17 (1.35%) webMethods
13 16 (1.27%) Cognos
13 16 (1.27%) TIBCO
14 15 (1.19%) Software AG
14 15 (1.19%) WSO2
15 14 (1.11%) Cisco
15 14 (1.11%) Veritas
16 13 (1.03%) Siebel
17 11 (0.88%) EMC