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 3 months to 26 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)
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 39 51
Rank change year-on-year -16 +12  
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 6 18 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.95% 2.79% 3.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.36% 15.65% 14.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 15 15
Median daily rate £256 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -43.05% +20.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £288 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +6.45% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.39 £36.00 £55.75
% change year-on-year +20.52% -35.42%  

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 112 115 194
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 17.75% 17.83% 21.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 64 93
Median daily rate £375 £425 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +14.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Median hourly rate £15.00 £12.08 £20.94
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.17% -42.29%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £30.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year +24.59% +17.30%  

Oracle Database
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire citing Oracle Database as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

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 3 months to 26 June 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 3 months to 26 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
Watford - 2 £256 -
Welwyn Garden City +3 1 £225 -21.73%
Hemel Hempstead 0 1 - -
Welwyn -3 1 - -
Oracle Database
East of England

For the 6 months to 26 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Oracle Database.

1 13 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (53.85%) SQL
2 7 (53.85%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (46.15%) WebLogic
3 6 (46.15%) SOA
3 6 (46.15%) Oracle Service Bus
3 6 (46.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 5 (38.46%) Oracle ODI
4 5 (38.46%) Oracle Database 12c
4 5 (38.46%) ETL
4 5 (38.46%) Middleware
5 4 (30.77%) BPEL
5 4 (30.77%) ERP
5 4 (30.77%) JMS
5 4 (30.77%) XSLT
6 3 (23.08%) SOAP
6 3 (23.08%) Web Services
6 3 (23.08%) XML
6 3 (23.08%) XSD
6 3 (23.08%) PL/SQL
6 3 (23.08%) WSDL
6 3 (23.08%) SSL
6 3 (23.08%) E-business
6 3 (23.08%) Migration
6 3 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (23.08%) SoapUI
6 3 (23.08%) Data Migration
6 3 (23.08%) Oracle Fusion
6 3 (23.08%) Business Activity Monitoring
7 2 (15.38%) Data Deduplication

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 6 (46.15%) Oracle Service Bus
1 6 (46.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 6 (46.15%) WebLogic
2 1 (7.69%) IIS
2 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
2 1 (7.69%) WebLogic Portal
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Receivables
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) SSL
2 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (38.46%) Oracle Database 12c
2 5 (38.46%) Oracle ODI
3 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (7.69%) Data Mart
4 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (7.69%) PowerCenter
4 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
4 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) SoapUI
2 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (15.38%) Advertising
1 2 (15.38%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Automotive
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) General Ledger
2 1 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) SOA Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) ETL Tester
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle SOA Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) SOA Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Tester
4 1 (7.69%) Data Migration Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Database Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Integration Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL Developer
4 1 (7.69%) SOA Architect
4 1 (7.69%) SQL DBA
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) Middleware
2 4 (30.77%) JMS
2 4 (30.77%) XSLT
3 3 (23.08%) Oracle Fusion
3 3 (23.08%) SOAP
3 3 (23.08%) Web Services
3 3 (23.08%) WSDL
3 3 (23.08%) XML
3 3 (23.08%) XSD
4 2 (15.38%) HTML
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 1 (7.69%) .NET
5 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
5 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
5 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (7.69%) CSS
5 1 (7.69%) HTML5
5 1 (7.69%) JSP
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle ADF
5 1 (7.69%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Unix
2 1 (7.69%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) SOA
2 5 (38.46%) ETL
3 4 (30.77%) BPEL
3 4 (30.77%) ERP
4 3 (23.08%) Business Activity Monitoring
4 3 (23.08%) Data Migration
4 3 (23.08%) E-business
4 3 (23.08%) Migration
4 3 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (15.38%) Data Cleansing
5 2 (15.38%) Data Conversion
5 2 (15.38%) Data Deduplication
5 2 (15.38%) Data Modelling
5 2 (15.38%) Manual Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Database Security
6 1 (7.69%) Logical Data Model
6 1 (7.69%) MVC
6 1 (7.69%) Physical Data Model
6 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
6 1 (7.69%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) PL/SQL
3 2 (15.38%) Java
3 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
4 1 (7.69%) XPath
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (7.69%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) HP
2 2 (15.38%) Informatica
3 1 (7.69%) Google
3 1 (7.69%) JDA