Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 21 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)
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 36 56
Rank change year-on-year -32 +20 -22
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 33 60 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 2.09% 4.33% 2.73%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.78% 20.00% 13.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 38 29
Hertfordshire median daily rate £355 £404 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.02% -1.59% +26.15%
10th Percentile £254 £255 £234
90th Percentile £679 £475 £500
East of England median daily rate £375 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -6.25% - +23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £27.50 £35.43 £45.00
% change year-on-year -22.38% -21.27% +50.00%

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 306 300 325
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 19.38% 21.65% 20.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 178 165
Hertfordshire median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +5.63%
10th Percentile £313 £263 £244
90th Percentile £575 £529 £533
East of England median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 7
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £18.25 £28.54 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.05% +90.27% -25.00%
10th Percentile £15.38 £14.96 £11.25
90th Percentile £19.00 £41.75 £48.00
East of England median hourly rate £29.50 £36.82 £31.76
% change year-on-year -19.88% +15.93% +11.44%

Oracle Database
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Database in Hertfordshire

Oracle Database
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Database in Hertfordshire

Oracle Database
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle Database in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle Database in Hertfordshire

Oracle Database
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle Database in Hertfordshire

Oracle Database
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 21 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
Watford +4 11 £355 -5.33%
Rickmansworth 0 6 £650 +44.44%
Hemel Hempstead -1 3 £450 -5.26%
Welwyn +4 1 - -
Welwyn Garden City -6 1 £225 -13.46%
Hatfield -9 1 - - 3
Oracle Database
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Oracle Database.

1 33 (100.00%) Oracle
2 23 (69.70%) SQL
3 16 (48.48%) PL/SQL
4 13 (39.39%) Unix
4 13 (39.39%) Oracle Database 11g
5 11 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (30.30%) Linux
7 9 (27.27%) Python
8 8 (24.24%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (24.24%) RDBMS
8 8 (24.24%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (24.24%) Oracle Database 12c
8 8 (24.24%) Relational Database
9 7 (21.21%) Bitbucket
9 7 (21.21%) Confluence
9 7 (21.21%) Atlassian
9 7 (21.21%) JIRA
9 7 (21.21%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (21.21%) Solaris
9 7 (21.21%) Oracle Database 10g
9 7 (21.21%) Data Modelling
9 7 (21.21%) XML
9 7 (21.21%) Oracle Reports
9 7 (21.21%) MySQL
9 7 (21.21%) DB2
10 6 (18.18%) Toad
10 6 (18.18%) GCP
10 6 (18.18%) XMLSpy
10 6 (18.18%) SQLPlus
10 6 (18.18%) Configuration Management

Oracle Database
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 7 (21.21%) Confluence
2 6 (18.18%) Cloud Foundry
3 4 (12.12%) WebLogic
4 3 (9.09%) Apache
4 3 (9.09%) OpenStack
4 3 (9.09%) Tomcat
5 1 (3.03%) IIS
5 1 (3.03%) Liferay
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 6 (18.18%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (3.03%) Maximo
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (18.18%) AWS CloudFormation
1 6 (18.18%) Google Cloud Platform
1 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) Firewall
1 1 (3.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (39.39%) Oracle Database 11g
2 8 (24.24%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (24.24%) Oracle Database 12c
2 8 (24.24%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (24.24%) RDBMS
2 8 (24.24%) Relational Database
3 7 (21.21%) DB2
3 7 (21.21%) MySQL
3 7 (21.21%) Oracle Database 10g
3 7 (21.21%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (18.18%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 6 (18.18%) Oracle OWB
4 6 (18.18%) SQLPlus
5 4 (12.12%) Oracle Exadata
6 2 (6.06%) Oracle ODI
6 2 (6.06%) Redis
6 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
7 1 (3.03%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (3.03%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (3.03%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 7 (21.21%) Bitbucket
1 7 (21.21%) JIRA
2 6 (18.18%) Toad
2 6 (18.18%) XMLSpy
3 4 (12.12%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (6.06%) Apache Ivy
4 2 (6.06%) Checkstyle
4 2 (6.06%) Gradle
4 2 (6.06%) Maven
5 1 (3.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (3.03%) EasyMock
5 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
5 1 (3.03%) jMock
5 1 (3.03%) JUnit
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (3.03%) Selenium
5 1 (3.03%) SoapUI
5 1 (3.03%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (3.03%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (15.15%) Retail
2 2 (6.06%) Finance
3 1 (3.03%) French Language
3 1 (3.03%) General Ledger
3 1 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 10 (30.30%) Developer
2 9 (27.27%) Senior Developer
3 7 (21.21%) DBA
3 7 (21.21%) Oracle DBA
4 6 (18.18%) Oracle Developer
5 5 (15.15%) Senior Oracle Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Architect
7 2 (6.06%) Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Consultant
7 2 (6.06%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) ETL Tester
7 2 (6.06%) Oracle Architect
7 2 (6.06%) Ruby Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Ruby Developer
7 2 (6.06%) SQL DBA
7 2 (6.06%) Tester
8 1 (3.03%) Java Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) Migration Specialist
8 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared Java Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Senior Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.21%) XML
2 6 (18.18%) boto
3 3 (9.09%) Middleware
4 2 (6.06%) .NET
4 2 (6.06%) AngularJS
4 2 (6.06%) Catalyst
4 2 (6.06%) CGI
4 2 (6.06%) HTML
4 2 (6.06%) HTML5
4 2 (6.06%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 2 (6.06%) React
4 2 (6.06%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (6.06%) Web Services
5 1 (3.03%) Ajax
5 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (3.03%) Gherkin
5 1 (3.03%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (3.03%) REST
5 1 (3.03%) RESTful
5 1 (3.03%) Worklight
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) Greenfield Project
1 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.03%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 13 (39.39%) Unix
2 10 (30.30%) Linux
3 7 (21.21%) Solaris
4 3 (9.09%) Windows
5 1 (3.03%) Android
5 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
5 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.03%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (21.21%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (21.21%) Data Modelling
3 6 (18.18%) Configuration Management
3 6 (18.18%) DevOps
3 6 (18.18%) Logical Data Model
3 6 (18.18%) Physical Data Model
3 6 (18.18%) Scrum
3 6 (18.18%) Unit Testing
4 5 (15.15%) ETL
5 4 (12.12%) Kanban
5 4 (12.12%) Migration
6 3 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (9.09%) Data Migration
6 3 (9.09%) MVC
6 3 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (9.09%) SDLC
7 2 (6.06%) Data Cleansing
7 2 (6.06%) Data Deduplication
7 2 (6.06%) OO
Programming Languages
1 23 (69.70%) SQL
2 16 (48.48%) PL/SQL
3 9 (27.27%) Python
4 5 (15.15%) Java
4 5 (15.15%) Shell Script
5 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.06%) Perl
5 2 (6.06%) Ruby
6 1 (3.03%) Groovy
6 1 (3.03%) Scala
6 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.18%) GCP
System Software
1 6 (18.18%) Docker
2 3 (9.09%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (18.18%) Docker Swarm
1 6 (18.18%) Kubernetes
1 6 (18.18%) Mesos
1 6 (18.18%) Rancher
2 5 (15.15%) Ansible
3 3 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (9.09%) Puppet
4 2 (6.06%) Data Guard
4 2 (6.06%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (3.03%) Terraform
5 1 (3.03%) yum
Vendors
1 33 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (21.21%) Atlassian
3 6 (18.18%) Altova
4 2 (6.06%) HP
4 2 (6.06%) IBM
4 2 (6.06%) Informatica
4 2 (6.06%) Sonatype
5 1 (3.03%) 3PAR
5 1 (3.03%) Apple
5 1 (3.03%) NetApp
5 1 (3.03%) SAP
5 1 (3.03%) Talend