The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for Oracle Database 12c skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Oracle Database 12c over the 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle Database 12c
North West / Manchester
Rank 89 96 94
Rank change year-on-year +7 -2  
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 12c 3 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.23% 0.28% 0.12%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.90% 1.59% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 1
Median daily rate £325 £356 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.77% -5.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +23.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £49.70 - -

Oracle Database 12c 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 Manchester with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 333 315 344
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 25.15% 17.67% 21.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 196 183
Median daily rate £375 £378 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.66% +7.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Median hourly rate £35.00 £17.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +105.88% -32.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -4.61% -  

Oracle Database 12c
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing Oracle Database 12c 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 12c in Manchester

Oracle Database 12c
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Oracle Database 12c in Manchester.

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Database 12c in Manchester

Oracle Database 12c
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Database 12c 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Oracle Database 12c.

1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 8 (80.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (70.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 7 (70.00%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (60.00%) SQL
4 6 (60.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
5 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (50.00%) Unix
5 5 (50.00%) Windows
5 5 (50.00%) Linux
5 5 (50.00%) Oracle9i Database
5 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (50.00%) SCOM
5 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (40.00%) Data Guard
6 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (40.00%) VMware
6 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (40.00%) Ingres
6 4 (40.00%) Software Licensing
6 4 (40.00%) Oracle Licensing
6 4 (40.00%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (20.00%) Finance

Oracle Database 12c
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 1 (10.00%) Confluence
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 8 (80.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (60.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (50.00%) Oracle9i Database
4 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (40.00%) Ingres
5 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
1 1 (10.00%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (20.00%) Banking
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) DBA
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle DBA
2 3 (30.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Database Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) SQL DBA
4 1 (10.00%) Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle SQL Server DBA
4 1 (10.00%) Security Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) SOA Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Security Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) SOAP
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
1 1 (10.00%) WSDL
1 1 (10.00%) XML
1 1 (10.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle Licensing
2 1 (10.00%) PKI
2 1 (10.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Linux
1 5 (50.00%) Unix
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (40.00%) Software Licensing
3 1 (10.00%) BPEL
3 1 (10.00%) Business Activity Monitoring
3 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (10.00%) Database Tuning
3 1 (10.00%) Line Management
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (10.00%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (10.00%) XPath
3 1 (10.00%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) OCP
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 4 (40.00%) Virtual Servers
1 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (70.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (50.00%) SCOM
3 4 (40.00%) Data Guard
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (40.00%) VMware
4 1 (10.00%) Remedy
4 1 (10.00%) Veritas