Period
to 25 May 2018

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 25 May 2018 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
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 80 75
Rank change year-on-year +6 -5 -19
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 19 12 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.30% 0.98% 1.26%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.96% 5.38% 9.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 6
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £463 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.51% - +23.33%
10th Percentile £363 £316 £450
90th Percentile £830 £513 £488
East of England median daily rate £475 £463 £425
% change year-on-year +2.70% +8.82% +25.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - £37.50
East of England median hourly rate £45.00 - £40.38

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 273 223 184
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 18.69% 18.16% 13.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 138 89
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £276 £254 £282
90th Percentile £559 £575 £618
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 2
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.50 £29.50 £26.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.68% +12.38% +76.77%
10th Percentile £13.10 £26.70 £16.43
90th Percentile £40.00 £31.90 £38.68
East of England median hourly rate £24.00 £32.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year -25.00% -15.79% +8.03%

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 25 May 2018.

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 25 May 2018. 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
Hatfield - 6 £370 - 1
Watford -8 1 - - 1
Oracle Database
East of England

For the 6 months to 25 May 2018, 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Oracle Database.

1 19 (100.00%) Oracle
2 15 (78.95%) Windows
3 14 (73.68%) Migration
4 12 (63.16%) SAP
4 12 (63.16%) 3PAR
5 11 (57.89%) SAP PI
5 11 (57.89%) Control-M
6 8 (42.11%) AIX
7 6 (31.58%) VMware
8 5 (26.32%) Oracle RMAN
8 5 (26.32%) Unix
8 5 (26.32%) Linux
8 5 (26.32%) Clustering
8 5 (26.32%) Data Migration
8 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Clustering
9 4 (21.05%) JIRA
9 4 (21.05%) DB2
9 4 (21.05%) Solaris
10 3 (15.79%) Maven
10 3 (15.79%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (15.79%) Configuration Management
10 3 (15.79%) RDBMS
10 3 (15.79%) MySQL
10 3 (15.79%) IBM
10 3 (15.79%) Java
10 3 (15.79%) Atlassian
10 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (15.79%) Gradle
10 3 (15.79%) Jenkins

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 3 (15.79%) Confluence
2 1 (5.26%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (5.26%) IIS
2 1 (5.26%) MQSeries
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.26%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) PaaS
1 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) HTTP
1 1 (5.26%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) DB2
2 3 (15.79%) MySQL
2 3 (15.79%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (15.79%) RDBMS
2 3 (15.79%) Relational Database
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) JIRA
2 3 (15.79%) Apache Ivy
2 3 (15.79%) Bitbucket
2 3 (15.79%) Gradle
2 3 (15.79%) Jenkins
2 3 (15.79%) Maven
2 3 (15.79%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (10.53%) Checkstyle
4 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
4 1 (5.26%) SonarQube
General
1 1 (5.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Consultant
2 4 (21.05%) Oracle Consultant
3 3 (15.79%) Database Consultant
3 3 (15.79%) Migration Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Lead DevOps
5 1 (5.26%) Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Database Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) DBA
5 1 (5.26%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Migration Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Solutions Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) SQL DBA
5 1 (5.26%) VMware Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (57.89%) SAP PI
2 1 (5.26%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Clustering
2 2 (10.53%) Wiki
3 1 (5.26%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 15 (78.95%) Windows
2 8 (42.11%) AIX
3 5 (26.32%) Linux
3 5 (26.32%) Unix
3 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (21.05%) Solaris
5 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.26%) SUSE
5 1 (5.26%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) Migration
2 5 (26.32%) Data Migration
3 3 (15.79%) Configuration Management
3 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (15.79%) DevOps
4 2 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
4 2 (10.53%) SDLC
5 1 (5.26%) Collaborative Working
5 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.26%) Database Tuning
5 1 (5.26%) Kanban
5 1 (5.26%) Line Management
5 1 (5.26%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (5.26%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (5.26%) Presales
5 1 (5.26%) Scrum
5 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.26%) Test Automation
5 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) Bash Shell
1 3 (15.79%) Java
2 2 (10.53%) PL/SQL
2 2 (10.53%) SQL
3 1 (5.26%) Ruby
3 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
3 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Docker
2 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (57.89%) Control-M
2 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Clustering
2 5 (26.32%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (15.79%) Ansible
3 3 (15.79%) Kubernetes
3 3 (15.79%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (15.79%) Puppet
3 3 (15.79%) Rancher
3 3 (15.79%) Terraform
4 2 (10.53%) Docker Swarm
4 2 (10.53%) Mesos
4 2 (10.53%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (5.26%) HP Fortify
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (5.26%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Oracle
2 12 (63.16%) 3PAR
2 12 (63.16%) SAP
3 6 (31.58%) VMware
4 3 (15.79%) Atlassian
4 3 (15.79%) IBM
5 2 (10.53%) Sonatype
6 1 (5.26%) Dell
6 1 (5.26%) HP
6 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
6 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
6 1 (5.26%) Sun
6 1 (5.26%) Veritas