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 3 months to 28 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)
UK / England
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 186 101 94
Rank change year-on-year -85 -7  
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 588 1123 1150
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.36% 2.27% 2.29%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.08% 10.43% 9.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 392 714 730
Median daily rate £425 £413 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% -1.78%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £300 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £560 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £414 £380 £385
% change year-on-year +8.88% -1.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 13 11
Median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.05% -20.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £21.45 £27.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £54.68 £57.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.39 £35.72 £55.75
% change year-on-year +21.48% -35.93%  

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 England with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 9673 10772 11887
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 22.38% 21.78% 23.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 14236 16294 18356
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 214 287 320
Median hourly rate £31.00 £31.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +19.23%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.25 £15.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £51.00 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.95 £26.00
% change year-on-year +18.93% +22.88%  

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 3 months to 28 June 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 3 months to 28 June 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 3 months to 28 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
London -76 227 £450 - 25
South East -36 135 £450 +12.50% 11
North of England -21 108 £381 +1.66% 28
North West -14 69 £425 +12.58% 9
Midlands -42 54 £450 +6.50% 6
South West -25 41 £361 +3.21% 10
West Midlands -36 29 £488 +13.37% 5
Yorkshire -22 27 £375 +7.14% 12
East Midlands -25 23 £425 +6.25% 1
East of England -39 16 £400 -5.88% 9
North East +56 12 £475 +5.55% 7
Oracle Database
UK

For the 6 months to 28 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 England region with a requirement for Oracle Database.

1 1392 (100.00%) Oracle
2 704 (50.57%) SQL
3 465 (33.41%) Oracle Database 11g
4 413 (29.67%) Agile Software Development
5 412 (29.60%) PL/SQL
6 403 (28.95%) Linux
7 386 (27.73%) Java
8 348 (25.00%) Finance
9 339 (24.35%) Unix
10 264 (18.97%) Oracle Database 12c
11 253 (18.18%) SQL Server
12 223 (16.02%) Oracle Database 10g
13 213 (15.30%) Security Cleared
14 207 (14.87%) JavaScript
15 200 (14.37%) Windows
16 197 (14.15%) Web Services
17 186 (13.36%) XML
18 179 (12.86%) HTML
18 179 (12.86%) Relational Database
19 175 (12.57%) Business Intelligence
20 172 (12.36%) WebLogic
20 172 (12.36%) SC Cleared
21 169 (12.14%) Migration
21 169 (12.14%) Scrum
22 149 (10.70%) Data Warehouse
22 149 (10.70%) SDLC
23 146 (10.49%) Microsoft
24 143 (10.27%) Performance Tuning
25 141 (10.13%) ETL
26 132 (9.48%) DevOps

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
1 172 (12.36%) WebLogic
2 113 (8.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 55 (3.95%) Confluence
3 55 (3.95%) IIS
4 54 (3.88%) WebSphere
5 49 (3.52%) Tomcat
6 40 (2.87%) Apache
7 39 (2.80%) JBoss
8 32 (2.30%) Oracle Service Bus
9 30 (2.16%) SharePoint
10 28 (2.01%) Oracle Workflow
11 14 (1.01%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 12 (0.86%) Oracle Application Server
13 11 (0.79%) GlassFish
13 11 (0.79%) NetWeaver
14 10 (0.72%) WebSphere Application Server
15 7 (0.50%) ATG Dynamo
15 7 (0.50%) GeoServer
15 7 (0.50%) Oracle Coherence
16 6 (0.43%) Documentum
Applications
1 27 (1.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 22 (1.58%) Microsoft Office
3 21 (1.51%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.22%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.14%) HipChat
7 2 (0.14%) Windchill
8 1 (0.072%) Microsoft Project
8 1 (0.072%) Siemens NX
8 1 (0.072%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 52 (3.74%) Oracle EBS
2 44 (3.16%) Oracle Applications
3 29 (2.08%) Oracle BPM
3 29 (2.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 24 (1.72%) Oracle EBS R12
5 23 (1.65%) Oracle 11i
6 14 (1.01%) Siebel CRM
7 13 (0.93%) Oracle Utilities
8 8 (0.57%) Oracle Payables
9 7 (0.50%) Maximo
10 6 (0.43%) Oracle Payroll
11 5 (0.36%) Oracle Cash Management
11 5 (0.36%) Oracle iRecruitment
11 5 (0.36%) Oracle Receivables
11 5 (0.36%) Oracle Retail
12 4 (0.29%) Demantra
12 4 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
12 4 (0.29%) Oracle ERP
12 4 (0.29%) Oracle iProcurement
12 4 (0.29%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 53 (3.81%) Amazon AWS
2 51 (3.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (0.72%) SaaS
4 9 (0.65%) IaaS
5 8 (0.57%) GitHub
5 8 (0.57%) PaaS
6 7 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (0.43%) Amazon ELB
8 4 (0.29%) IBM SmartCloud
9 3 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.14%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.14%) Office 365
10 2 (0.14%) Taleo
11 1 (0.072%) Amazon EMR
11 1 (0.072%) G Suite
11 1 (0.072%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.072%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 58 (4.17%) Firewall
2 47 (3.38%) SAN
3 29 (2.08%) PuTTY
4 28 (2.01%) WinSCP
5 24 (1.72%) LDAP
6 23 (1.65%) HTTP
7 22 (1.58%) TCP/IP
8 21 (1.51%) DNS
8 21 (1.51%) SSL
9 17 (1.22%) Kerberos
10 14 (1.01%) VPN
11 11 (0.79%) Internet
12 9 (0.65%) SSH
13 8 (0.57%) SNMP
14 7 (0.50%) LAN
14 7 (0.50%) Reverse Proxy
15 6 (0.43%) Cisco Nexus
15 6 (0.43%) WAN
16 5 (0.36%) Skype
17 4 (0.29%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 465 (33.41%) Oracle Database 11g
2 264 (18.97%) Oracle Database 12c
3 253 (18.18%) SQL Server
4 223 (16.02%) Oracle Database 10g
5 179 (12.86%) Relational Database
6 149 (10.70%) Data Warehouse
7 126 (9.05%) Oracle Reports
8 103 (7.40%) RDBMS
9 93 (6.68%) Oracle BI EE
10 79 (5.68%) MySQL
11 71 (5.10%) SQL Server 2008
12 70 (5.03%) PostgreSQL
13 59 (4.24%) Oracle9i Database
14 51 (3.66%) SQL Server 2005
14 51 (3.66%) SQL Server 2012
15 47 (3.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 42 (3.02%) MongoDB
17 41 (2.95%) SQLPlus
18 37 (2.66%) BusinessObjects
18 37 (2.66%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 131 (9.41%) Git (software)
2 127 (9.12%) JIRA
3 117 (8.41%) Jenkins
4 91 (6.54%) Subversion
5 83 (5.96%) Oracle APEX
6 71 (5.10%) Maven
7 59 (4.24%) Toad
8 57 (4.09%) Oracle Forms
9 56 (4.02%) TeamCity
10 53 (3.81%) Team Foundation Server
11 52 (3.74%) Selenium
12 42 (3.02%) Ant
13 41 (2.95%) Talend Open Studio
14 36 (2.59%) Eclipse
15 34 (2.44%) HP UFT
16 29 (2.08%) SpecFlow
16 29 (2.08%) Visual Studio
17 28 (2.01%) ProC
18 24 (1.72%) JUnit
19 23 (1.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 348 (25.00%) Finance
2 123 (8.84%) Banking
3 42 (3.02%) Retail
4 41 (2.95%) Investment Banking
4 41 (2.95%) Manufacturing
5 33 (2.37%) Telecoms
6 29 (2.08%) Front Office
7 28 (2.01%) Marketing
8 22 (1.58%) Electronics
8 22 (1.58%) Publishing
9 18 (1.29%) Back Office
10 11 (0.79%) Local Government
11 10 (0.72%) Financial Institution
12 5 (0.36%) Aerospace
13 4 (0.29%) Billing
14 3 (0.22%) General Ledger
14 3 (0.22%) International Banking
14 3 (0.22%) Prime Brokerage
15 2 (0.14%) Automotive
15 2 (0.14%) Games
Job Titles
1 549 (39.44%) Developer
2 233 (16.74%) DBA
3 204 (14.66%) Oracle DBA
4 196 (14.08%) Oracle Developer
5 142 (10.20%) Analyst
6 134 (9.63%) Java Developer
7 120 (8.62%) Architect
8 106 (7.61%) SQL Developer
9 90 (6.47%) PL/SQL Developer
10 59 (4.24%) Consultant
11 57 (4.09%) Administrator
11 57 (4.09%) Applications Support
12 53 (3.81%) Oracle Analyst
13 46 (3.30%) SQL DBA
14 44 (3.16%) Support Analyst
15 41 (2.95%) C# Developer
15 41 (2.95%) JavaScript Developer
15 41 (2.95%) Senior Developer
16 36 (2.59%) Applications Support Analyst
17 35 (2.51%) Oracle Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 197 (14.15%) Web Services
2 186 (13.36%) XML
3 179 (12.86%) HTML
4 131 (9.41%) Spring
5 128 (9.20%) .NET
6 112 (8.05%) CSS
7 94 (6.75%) jQuery
8 92 (6.61%) Middleware
9 86 (6.18%) Hibernate
10 84 (6.03%) SOAP
11 82 (5.89%) RESTful
12 81 (5.82%) J2EE
13 78 (5.60%) REST
14 72 (5.17%) HTML5
15 66 (4.74%) XSLT
16 65 (4.67%) Ajax
17 64 (4.60%) Oracle GoldenGate
18 62 (4.45%) AngularJS
19 57 (4.09%) React
20 55 (3.95%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 73 (5.24%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (2.59%) Data Centre
3 32 (2.30%) User Experience
4 28 (2.01%) Clustering
5 23 (1.65%) Enterprise Software
5 23 (1.65%) Greenfield Project
6 21 (1.51%) Computer Science
7 20 (1.44%) Management Information System
8 17 (1.22%) Equities
9 16 (1.15%) Market Risk
9 16 (1.15%) PKI
10 15 (1.08%) Replication
11 14 (1.01%) Derivative
12 13 (0.93%) Data Structures
13 12 (0.86%) Client/Server
13 12 (0.86%) Fixed Income
14 10 (0.72%) Hedge funds
14 10 (0.72%) Linux Command Line
15 9 (0.65%) Mainframe
15 9 (0.65%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 403 (28.95%) Linux
2 339 (24.35%) Unix
3 200 (14.37%) Windows
4 91 (6.54%) AIX
5 86 (6.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 82 (5.89%) Windows Server
7 75 (5.39%) Solaris
8 44 (3.16%) Windows Server 2012
9 36 (2.59%) Windows Server 2008
10 22 (1.58%) HPUX
10 22 (1.58%) Windows Server 2003
11 21 (1.51%) Oracle Linux
12 9 (0.65%) CentOS
13 8 (0.57%) Windows 7
14 6 (0.43%) VME
15 5 (0.36%) SUSE
15 5 (0.36%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 2 (0.14%) Android
16 2 (0.14%) Windows Vista
17 1 (0.072%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 413 (29.67%) Agile Software Development
2 175 (12.57%) Business Intelligence
3 169 (12.14%) Migration
3 169 (12.14%) Scrum
4 149 (10.70%) SDLC
5 143 (10.27%) Performance Tuning
6 141 (10.13%) ETL
7 132 (9.48%) DevOps
8 120 (8.62%) Continuous Integration
9 113 (8.12%) SOA
10 101 (7.26%) Data Modelling
11 97 (6.97%) OO
12 96 (6.90%) ITIL
13 95 (6.82%) Test Automation
14 86 (6.18%) Configuration Management
15 80 (5.75%) TDD
16 79 (5.68%) MVC
17 68 (4.89%) Waterfall
18 57 (4.09%) Data Migration
19 54 (3.88%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 704 (50.57%) SQL
2 412 (29.60%) PL/SQL
3 386 (27.73%) Java
4 207 (14.87%) JavaScript
5 131 (9.41%) Shell Script
6 113 (8.12%) Python
7 89 (6.39%) C#
8 62 (4.45%) Perl
9 51 (3.66%) PowerShell
10 46 (3.30%) C
11 42 (3.02%) T-SQL
12 36 (2.59%) C++
13 33 (2.37%) VB
14 32 (2.30%) F#
15 28 (2.01%) Bash Shell
16 27 (1.94%) VBScript
17 17 (1.22%) Korn
18 16 (1.15%) PHP
19 15 (1.08%) Ruby
20 14 (1.01%) Scala
Qualifications
1 213 (15.30%) Security Cleared
2 172 (12.36%) SC Cleared
3 73 (5.24%) Degree
4 23 (1.65%) DV Cleared
5 21 (1.51%) ISEB
6 16 (1.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 16 (1.15%) Oracle Certification
7 15 (1.08%) ISEB Practitioner
8 12 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (0.50%) ISTQB
10 6 (0.43%) BPSS Clearance
10 6 (0.43%) Computer Science Degree
11 5 (0.36%) OCP
12 4 (0.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 3 (0.22%) BC Cleared
13 3 (0.22%) HNC
13 3 (0.22%) MCPD
13 3 (0.22%) Sun Certification
14 2 (0.14%) MCSA
14 2 (0.14%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (3.81%) QA
2 22 (1.58%) SLA
3 11 (0.79%) Data Quality
4 9 (0.65%) ISO 9001
5 8 (0.57%) EMIR
6 7 (0.50%) MiFID
7 6 (0.43%) Disclosure Scotland
7 6 (0.43%) PCI DSS
8 4 (0.29%) JSP 440
9 3 (0.22%) HL7
9 3 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 3 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (0.14%) GCP
10 2 (0.14%) SEPA
11 1 (0.072%) Def Stans
11 1 (0.072%) DICOM
11 1 (0.072%) ISAE 3402
11 1 (0.072%) ISO 15022
11 1 (0.072%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 1 (0.072%) Solvency II
System Software
1 105 (7.54%) Oracle RAC
2 38 (2.73%) Docker
3 37 (2.66%) Virtual Machines
4 26 (1.87%) vSphere
5 23 (1.65%) VMware Infrastructure
6 17 (1.22%) Active Directory
7 10 (0.72%) vCloud
8 9 (0.65%) LXC
9 8 (0.57%) Corosync
9 8 (0.57%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 8 (0.57%) VMware ESXi
10 6 (0.43%) Terminal Services
11 5 (0.36%) Hyper-V
11 5 (0.36%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
12 3 (0.22%) Shibboleth
13 2 (0.14%) HDFS
14 1 (0.072%) NDS
14 1 (0.072%) NetIQ eDirectory
14 1 (0.072%) Veritas Volume Manager
14 1 (0.072%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 90 (6.47%) Puppet
2 77 (5.53%) Oracle RMAN
3 67 (4.81%) Data Guard
4 37 (2.66%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 32 (2.30%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 28 (2.01%) Ansible
7 27 (1.94%) vRealize
8 21 (1.51%) Control-M
8 21 (1.51%) ZABBIX
9 18 (1.29%) Terraform
10 17 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
11 14 (1.01%) Packer
12 13 (0.93%) Oracle Identity Management
13 11 (0.79%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 10 (0.72%) Kubernetes
14 10 (0.72%) Tivoli
15 9 (0.65%) Ganglia
15 9 (0.65%) HP Quality Center
15 9 (0.65%) nmon
16 8 (0.57%) yum
Vendors
1 1392 (100.00%) Oracle
2 146 (10.49%) Microsoft
3 102 (7.33%) IBM
4 100 (7.18%) Red Hat
5 83 (5.96%) VMware
6 68 (4.89%) HP
7 63 (4.53%) SAP
8 53 (3.81%) Informatica
9 41 (2.95%) Talend
10 27 (1.94%) Atlassian
11 20 (1.44%) Cisco
11 20 (1.44%) Siebel
12 18 (1.29%) Sybase
13 17 (1.22%) AppDynamics
14 16 (1.15%) Cognos
14 16 (1.15%) Remedy
15 15 (1.08%) TIBCO
16 14 (1.01%) NetApp
17 12 (0.86%) ATG
17 12 (0.86%) Veritas
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Network ITR
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
South Yorkshire
Rullion
Posted: 9 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Elevate Direct
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 21 hours ago
Durham, County Durham
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Rate: £225 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £360 - £380 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Proactive Appointments
Rate: £475 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
FIS Global
Rate: Up to £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Rate: £275 - £325 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
City, London
EPAM Systems
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 14 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
IBM Client Innovation Centre
Rate: From £36,000 to £42,700 per annum dependent on experience & assessment
Posted: 19 days ago
London
IBS Consulting
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 14 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £475 - £550 per day
Posted: 23 days ago