Period
to 19 January 2020

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 19 January 2020 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
19 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 231 243 213
Rank change year-on-year +12 -30 -56
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 731 1,031 1,218
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.12% 1.14% 1.32%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.28% 5.04% 6.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 476 595 749
England median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +2.94%
10th Percentile £338 £323 £303
90th Percentile £631 £584 £594
UK median daily rate £464 £426 £425
% change year-on-year +9.05% +0.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 23 22
England median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £30.58
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +30.83% -23.56%
10th Percentile £24.95 £32.77 £16.98
90th Percentile £82.50 £59.20 £44.43
UK median hourly rate £42.00 £40.50 £30.58
% change year-on-year +3.70% +32.46% -23.56%

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 13,848 20,448 20,260
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 21.22% 22.60% 21.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,340 14,212 14,268
England median daily rate £475 £484 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.86% +2.98% +9.43%
10th Percentile £325 £325 £313
90th Percentile £673 £650 £631
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 221 220 225
England median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £31.31
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.14% +11.79% +13.85%
10th Percentile £13.75 £14.95 £15.21
90th Percentile £57.50 £56.13 £58.00
UK median hourly rate £32.50 £32.49 £30.95
% change year-on-year +0.04% +4.97% +9.83%

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 19 January 2020.

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 19 January 2020.

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 19 January 2020. 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 +44 289 £475 +5.56% 43
South East +2 165 £490 +15.29% 30
North of England +80 135 £468 +10.00% 35
North West +50 74 £475 +28.38% 18
Midlands +3 60 £464 +16.00% 13
South West -4 46 £469 +4.17% 7
Yorkshire +42 41 £459 +7.94% 13
West Midlands -1 40 £458 +1.83% 7
East of England -3 30 £390 -22.00% 7
North East +23 20 £464 -7.11% 4
East Midlands +5 15 £469 +29.49% 6
Oracle Database
UK

For the 6 months to 19 January 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Database also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for Oracle Database.

1 731 (100.00%) Oracle
2 382 (52.26%) SQL
3 235 (32.15%) PL/SQL
4 214 (29.27%) Security Cleared
5 187 (25.58%) Linux
6 184 (25.17%) SC Cleared
7 178 (24.35%) Oracle Database 12c
8 177 (24.21%) Java
9 152 (20.79%) Unix
10 146 (19.97%) Oracle Database 11g
11 135 (18.47%) Agile Software Development
12 131 (17.92%) Migration
13 128 (17.51%) SQL Server
14 117 (16.01%) Windows
15 101 (13.82%) Business Intelligence
15 101 (13.82%) Performance Tuning
16 95 (13.00%) ETL
16 95 (13.00%) Finance
17 92 (12.59%) Data Warehouse
18 88 (12.04%) Oracle ODI
18 88 (12.04%) Azure
19 83 (11.35%) Oracle EBS
20 80 (10.94%) WebLogic
20 80 (10.94%) Oracle RAC
21 77 (10.53%) Microsoft
22 74 (10.12%) Oracle BI EE
22 74 (10.12%) Data Guard
23 72 (9.85%) Shell Script
24 70 (9.58%) JavaScript
25 66 (9.03%) Data Modelling

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 80 (10.94%) WebLogic
2 50 (6.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 34 (4.65%) Tomcat
4 26 (3.56%) Confluence
5 19 (2.60%) Oracle Service Bus
6 17 (2.33%) Apache
7 16 (2.19%) SharePoint
8 13 (1.78%) IIS
9 11 (1.50%) NetWeaver
10 10 (1.37%) WebSphere
11 8 (1.09%) Oracle Application Server
12 7 (0.96%) ArcGIS
12 7 (0.96%) JBoss
12 7 (0.96%) LiveLink
12 7 (0.96%) SAS
13 6 (0.82%) Elasticsearch
13 6 (0.82%) Oracle Workflow
14 5 (0.68%) CMS
14 5 (0.68%) DataSynapse
14 5 (0.68%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 24 (3.28%) Microsoft Office
2 18 (2.46%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.41%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.27%) Siemens NX
5 1 (0.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 83 (11.35%) Oracle EBS
2 42 (5.75%) Oracle Applications
3 20 (2.74%) Siebel CRM
4 15 (2.05%) Oracle ERP
5 10 (1.37%) Oracle EBS R12
6 8 (1.09%) Oracle AML
7 7 (0.96%) Oracle BPM
8 6 (0.82%) Misys Opics
8 6 (0.82%) Oracle CRM
8 6 (0.82%) Visualfiles
9 5 (0.68%) PeopleSoft HCM
10 4 (0.55%) Oracle Assets
10 4 (0.55%) Oracle General Ledger
10 4 (0.55%) Oracle Payables
10 4 (0.55%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
10 4 (0.55%) SAP ERP
10 4 (0.55%) SAP S/4HANA
10 4 (0.55%) Sonata
11 3 (0.41%) Oracle Internet Expenses
11 3 (0.41%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 88 (12.04%) Azure
2 65 (8.89%) AWS
3 32 (4.38%) PaaS
4 22 (3.01%) GitHub
5 18 (2.46%) SaaS
6 16 (2.19%) GCP
7 14 (1.92%) IaaS
8 10 (1.37%) Amazon EC2
9 8 (1.09%) Azure ExpressRoute
9 8 (1.09%) Office 365
9 8 (1.09%) Power Platform
10 5 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
10 5 (0.68%) Dynamics 365
11 3 (0.41%) Boomi
11 3 (0.41%) SuccessFactors
12 2 (0.27%) Amazon S3
12 2 (0.27%) Google Analytics
13 1 (0.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 1 (0.14%) Azure Active Directory
13 1 (0.14%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 21 (2.87%) Firewall
2 12 (1.64%) SAN
3 11 (1.50%) DNS
3 11 (1.50%) TCP/IP
4 8 (1.09%) Internet
4 8 (1.09%) VPN
5 7 (0.96%) Reverse Proxy
6 6 (0.82%) NAS
7 5 (0.68%) Intranet
7 5 (0.68%) WebEx
8 4 (0.55%) DHCP
8 4 (0.55%) SSL
9 3 (0.41%) LAN
9 3 (0.41%) PuTTY
9 3 (0.41%) Skype
9 3 (0.41%) WAN
9 3 (0.41%) WinSCP
10 2 (0.27%) Ethernet
10 2 (0.27%) HTTP
10 2 (0.27%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 178 (24.35%) Oracle Database 12c
2 146 (19.97%) Oracle Database 11g
3 128 (17.51%) SQL Server
4 92 (12.59%) Data Warehouse
5 88 (12.04%) Oracle ODI
6 74 (10.12%) Oracle BI EE
7 56 (7.66%) PostgreSQL
8 55 (7.52%) Oracle Reports
9 53 (7.25%) Relational Database
10 47 (6.43%) Oracle Database 10g
11 46 (6.29%) MySQL
11 46 (6.29%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 43 (5.88%) RDBMS
13 34 (4.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 23 (3.15%) MongoDB
14 23 (3.15%) Oracle9i Database
15 21 (2.87%) BusinessObjects
15 21 (2.87%) Oracle8/8i Database
15 21 (2.87%) PowerCenter
16 19 (2.60%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 53 (7.25%) Git (software)
2 51 (6.98%) Jenkins
3 50 (6.84%) JIRA
4 41 (5.61%) Maven
5 37 (5.06%) Selenium
6 34 (4.65%) JUnit
6 34 (4.65%) Oracle APEX
6 34 (4.65%) Subversion
7 25 (3.42%) Eclipse
8 22 (3.01%) Oracle Forms
9 20 (2.74%) TeamCity
10 18 (2.46%) Ant
11 14 (1.92%) Artifactory
11 14 (1.92%) Toad
12 13 (1.78%) Cucumber
13 11 (1.50%) GitLab
13 11 (1.50%) Mockito
14 9 (1.23%) ProC
15 8 (1.09%) Appium
15 8 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 95 (13.00%) Finance
2 58 (7.93%) Public Sector
3 57 (7.80%) Banking
4 18 (2.46%) Back Office
4 18 (2.46%) Manufacturing
5 15 (2.05%) Retail
6 11 (1.50%) Telecoms
7 10 (1.37%) Investment Banking
8 5 (0.68%) Electronics
8 5 (0.68%) Marketing
9 4 (0.55%) Front Office
9 4 (0.55%) International Banking
10 3 (0.41%) Games
11 2 (0.27%) Arabic Language
11 2 (0.27%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.27%) Local Government
12 1 (0.14%) Billing
12 1 (0.14%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.14%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.14%) Military
Job Titles
1 290 (39.67%) Developer
2 169 (23.12%) DBA
3 153 (20.93%) Oracle DBA
4 86 (11.76%) Oracle Developer
5 61 (8.34%) Architect
6 50 (6.84%) Analyst
7 44 (6.02%) Administrator
7 44 (6.02%) Consultant
7 44 (6.02%) Java Developer
8 28 (3.83%) Senior DBA
8 28 (3.83%) Senior Oracle DBA
9 26 (3.56%) SC Cleared DBA
10 24 (3.28%) Applications Support
10 24 (3.28%) C# Developer
11 23 (3.15%) Applications Engineer
11 23 (3.15%) OBIEE Developer
11 23 (3.15%) SQL Developer
12 16 (2.19%) Informatica Developer
12 16 (2.19%) Oracle Architect
12 16 (2.19%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (8.89%) .NET
2 62 (8.48%) XML
3 59 (8.07%) Spring
4 57 (7.80%) HTML
4 57 (7.80%) Oracle Fusion
4 57 (7.80%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 52 (7.11%) Web Services
6 42 (5.75%) Middleware
7 35 (4.79%) CSS
7 35 (4.79%) REST
8 26 (3.56%) AngularJS
8 26 (3.56%) Hibernate
8 26 (3.56%) XSLT
9 25 (3.42%) RESTful
10 19 (2.60%) JSON
11 17 (2.33%) JDBC
11 17 (2.33%) jQuery
11 17 (2.33%) Spring Boot
12 16 (2.19%) SOAP
13 14 (1.92%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 47 (6.43%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (4.51%) Replication
3 32 (4.38%) Clustering
4 20 (2.74%) Derivative
5 17 (2.33%) Data Centre
5 17 (2.33%) Data Structures
6 12 (1.64%) Management Information System
7 10 (1.37%) Greenfield Project
8 9 (1.23%) Hedge funds
9 7 (0.96%) Public Cloud
9 7 (0.96%) SWIFT
10 6 (0.82%) CMDB
10 6 (0.82%) Microsoft Licensing
10 6 (0.82%) Self-Motivation
10 6 (0.82%) Virtual Team
11 5 (0.68%) Grid Computing
12 4 (0.55%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (0.55%) Hybrid Cloud
12 4 (0.55%) Mainframe
12 4 (0.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 187 (25.58%) Linux
2 152 (20.79%) Unix
3 117 (16.01%) Windows
4 58 (7.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 43 (5.88%) Windows Server
6 39 (5.34%) AIX
7 33 (4.51%) Solaris
8 22 (3.01%) Oracle Linux
9 18 (2.46%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (1.09%) SUSE
11 6 (0.82%) Windows 10
11 6 (0.82%) Windows 7
12 5 (0.68%) Android
12 5 (0.68%) CentOS
13 4 (0.55%) Ubuntu
14 3 (0.41%) zOS
15 2 (0.27%) Apple iOS
15 2 (0.27%) Debian
15 2 (0.27%) Mac OS X
15 2 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (18.47%) Agile Software Development
2 131 (17.92%) Migration
3 101 (13.82%) Business Intelligence
3 101 (13.82%) Performance Tuning
4 95 (13.00%) ETL
5 66 (9.03%) Data Modelling
6 64 (8.76%) Problem-Solving
7 58 (7.93%) DevOps
8 52 (7.11%) ITIL
9 50 (6.84%) Project Management
9 50 (6.84%) SOA
10 42 (5.75%) Scrum
10 42 (5.75%) Unit Testing
11 41 (5.61%) CRM
11 41 (5.61%) ERP
12 39 (5.34%) Analytics
13 38 (5.20%) Continuous Integration
14 35 (4.79%) SDLC
15 34 (4.65%) Test Automation
16 32 (4.38%) Data Integration
Programming Languages
1 382 (52.26%) SQL
2 235 (32.15%) PL/SQL
3 177 (24.21%) Java
4 72 (9.85%) Shell Script
5 70 (9.58%) JavaScript
6 46 (6.29%) Python
7 42 (5.75%) Perl
8 40 (5.47%) C#
9 32 (4.38%) T-SQL
10 30 (4.10%) PowerShell
11 17 (2.33%) Bash Shell
11 17 (2.33%) Java 8
12 16 (2.19%) C++
13 14 (1.92%) VB.NET
14 13 (1.78%) VBA
15 12 (1.64%) C
16 7 (0.96%) Scala
17 6 (0.82%) Groovy
18 5 (0.68%) TypeScript
18 5 (0.68%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 214 (29.27%) Security Cleared
2 184 (25.17%) SC Cleared
3 39 (5.34%) Degree
4 14 (1.92%) Computer Science Degree
5 13 (1.78%) DV Cleared
6 12 (1.64%) Oracle Certification
7 11 (1.50%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (1.37%) BPSS Clearance
9 9 (1.23%) OCP
10 8 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
10 8 (1.09%) OCA
11 5 (0.68%) MCTS
11 5 (0.68%) Numerate Degree
12 4 (0.55%) HND
12 4 (0.55%) ISEB
12 4 (0.55%) OCPJP
13 3 (0.41%) ISEB Practitioner
13 3 (0.41%) MCP
13 3 (0.41%) MCPD
13 3 (0.41%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (4.65%) QA
2 16 (2.19%) SLA
3 9 (1.23%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 3 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.27%) COREP
6 2 (0.27%) FINREP
6 2 (0.27%) HL7
6 2 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 80 (10.94%) Oracle RAC
2 37 (5.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (2.05%) Docker
4 14 (1.92%) HDFS
5 13 (1.78%) Hyper-V
5 13 (1.78%) vSphere
6 7 (0.96%) Active Directory
6 7 (0.96%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (0.68%) OCFS2
8 4 (0.55%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 3 (0.41%) Apache Flume
9 3 (0.41%) Oracle Clusterware
9 3 (0.41%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (0.27%) XenApp
11 1 (0.14%) Ceph
11 1 (0.14%) Citrix Hypervisor
11 1 (0.14%) Corosync
11 1 (0.14%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 74 (10.12%) Data Guard
2 59 (8.07%) Oracle RMAN
3 49 (6.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 21 (2.87%) Ansible
5 17 (2.33%) Puppet
6 15 (2.05%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 15 (2.05%) Kubernetes
7 7 (0.96%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 5 (0.68%) Grafana
8 5 (0.68%) NetIQ Identity Manager
8 5 (0.68%) Prometheus
9 4 (0.55%) HP ALM
9 4 (0.55%) Salt
9 4 (0.55%) ThinApp
9 4 (0.55%) Tivoli
10 3 (0.41%) Failover Clustering
10 3 (0.41%) Microsoft Clustering
10 3 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
10 3 (0.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 2 (0.27%) Oracle Flashback
Vendors
1 731 (100.00%) Oracle
2 77 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 48 (6.57%) Informatica
4 43 (5.88%) Red Hat
5 42 (5.75%) VMware
6 37 (5.06%) IBM
7 36 (4.92%) SAP
8 29 (3.97%) OpenText
9 25 (3.42%) Citrix
10 24 (3.28%) Siebel
11 16 (2.19%) Sybase
12 15 (2.05%) Google
13 10 (1.37%) Talend
14 9 (1.23%) AppDynamics
14 9 (1.23%) HP
14 9 (1.23%) Sun
14 9 (1.23%) Tableau
14 9 (1.23%) Veritas
15 7 (0.96%) ESRI
15 7 (0.96%) TIBCO