Period
to 20 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 20 October 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)
England > Midlands
6 months to
20 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 119 101 81
Rank change year-on-year -18 -20 +45
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 119 195 183
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.51% 1.99% 2.17%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.04% 9.58% 9.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 106 106
Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +7.38% +14.62%
10th Percentile £242 £313 £135
90th Percentile £570 £525 £500
England median daily rate £425 £413 £413
% change year-on-year +3.03% - +8.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 1
Midlands median hourly rate £29.50 £22.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.11% -50.00% +30.43%
England median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £40.00

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 the Midlands with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1481 2035 1931
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 18.81% 20.79% 22.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 942 1247 1203
Midlands median daily rate £375 £400 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +13.48% +8.46%
10th Percentile £264 £263 £213
90th Percentile £538 £538 £513
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 34 43
Midlands median hourly rate £35.00 £18.47 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +89.50% -12.05% +5.00%
10th Percentile £18.73 £12.03 £12.55
90th Percentile £61.94 £37.28 £37.96
England median hourly rate £30.50 £28.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year +7.02% +3.64% +12.24%

Oracle Database
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Database in the Midlands

Oracle Database
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Database in the Midlands

Oracle Database
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle Database in the Midlands over the 6 months to 20 October 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle Database in the Midlands

Oracle Database
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle Database in the Midlands

Oracle Database
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the Midlands

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle Database in the Midlands over the 6 months to 20 October 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Oracle Database in the Midlands

Oracle Database
Contract Job Locations in the Midlands

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 Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 October 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
West Midlands -9 78 £450 +13.92% 4
East Midlands -40 36 £385 -8.33% 3
Oracle Database
England

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Oracle Database.

1 119 (100.00%) Oracle
2 51 (42.86%) SQL
3 38 (31.93%) Unix
3 38 (31.93%) Linux
4 35 (29.41%) Windows
5 34 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
6 33 (27.73%) PL/SQL
7 26 (21.85%) Agile Software Development
7 26 (21.85%) Oracle Database 12c
8 24 (20.17%) Oracle Database 10g
8 24 (20.17%) Java
9 22 (18.49%) Test Automation
10 21 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
10 21 (17.65%) ETL
10 21 (17.65%) Migration
11 20 (16.81%) SOA
11 20 (16.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 17 (14.29%) .NET
12 17 (14.29%) SQL Server
13 16 (13.45%) Finance
13 16 (13.45%) JIRA
14 15 (12.61%) Security Cleared
14 15 (12.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 15 (12.61%) Git (software)
14 15 (12.61%) Oracle RMAN
14 15 (12.61%) Red Hat
14 15 (12.61%) SDLC
15 14 (11.76%) DevOps
15 14 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
15 14 (11.76%) Data Guard

Oracle Database
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 20 (16.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 12 (10.08%) ArcGIS
2 12 (10.08%) Confluence
3 6 (5.04%) WebSphere
4 5 (4.20%) CMS
5 4 (3.36%) Oracle Application Server
6 2 (1.68%) JBoss
6 2 (1.68%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (1.68%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.68%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.84%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.84%) Oracle 10gAS
7 1 (0.84%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 4 (3.36%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.52%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.52%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.84%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 13 (10.92%) Oracle 11i
2 7 (5.88%) Oracle Applications
3 6 (5.04%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (4.20%) Maximo
5 4 (3.36%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (2.52%) BusinessWorks
7 1 (0.84%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 12 (10.08%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (6.72%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (5.04%) SaaS
4 4 (3.36%) IBM SmartCloud
5 2 (1.68%) Boomi
6 1 (0.84%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.68%) SMS
2 1 (0.84%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
2 26 (21.85%) Oracle Database 12c
3 24 (20.17%) Oracle Database 10g
4 21 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
5 17 (14.29%) SQL Server
6 12 (10.08%) OLAP
6 12 (10.08%) Oracle OLAP
6 12 (10.08%) Oracle Reports
7 10 (8.40%) Pentaho
7 10 (8.40%) Relational Database
8 8 (6.72%) Crystal Reports
9 6 (5.04%) Oracle BI EE
9 6 (5.04%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (5.04%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (3.36%) MySQL
10 4 (3.36%) Oracle Discoverer
10 4 (3.36%) RDBMS
10 4 (3.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (2.52%) Oracle ODI
11 3 (2.52%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (13.45%) JIRA
2 15 (12.61%) Git (software)
3 12 (10.08%) Jenkins
3 12 (10.08%) Maven
3 12 (10.08%) Sonatype Nexus
3 12 (10.08%) Subversion
4 6 (5.04%) Eclipse
5 3 (2.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (2.52%) Hudson
5 3 (2.52%) JUnit
5 3 (2.52%) Mockito
5 3 (2.52%) MyEclipse
5 3 (2.52%) ProC
5 3 (2.52%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.68%) Dreamweaver
6 2 (1.68%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (1.68%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.84%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.84%) Selenium
7 1 (0.84%) Toad
General
1 16 (13.45%) Finance
2 11 (9.24%) Retail
3 10 (8.40%) Manufacturing
4 6 (5.04%) Legal
4 6 (5.04%) Publishing
5 5 (4.20%) Marketing
6 2 (1.68%) Local Government
7 1 (0.84%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 30 (25.21%) Developer
2 27 (22.69%) DBA
3 23 (19.33%) Oracle DBA
4 16 (13.45%) Analyst
5 12 (10.08%) Consultant
5 12 (10.08%) DevOps Engineer
6 9 (7.56%) Architect
6 9 (7.56%) Designer
7 8 (6.72%) Administrator
7 8 (6.72%) Oracle Developer
7 8 (6.72%) SQL Developer
7 8 (6.72%) Test Analyst
8 5 (4.20%) Content Editor
8 5 (4.20%) Digital Editor
8 5 (4.20%) Digital Marketing Executive
8 5 (4.20%) Marketing Executive
8 5 (4.20%) Maximo Consultant
8 5 (4.20%) Web Content Editor
8 5 (4.20%) Web Editor
8 5 (4.20%) Web Marketing Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (14.29%) .NET
2 12 (10.08%) Middleware
3 10 (8.40%) XML
4 9 (7.56%) HTML
4 9 (7.56%) Web Services
5 7 (5.88%) WCF
5 7 (5.88%) WPF
6 4 (3.36%) J2EE
6 4 (3.36%) XSL
7 3 (2.52%) ASP.NET
7 3 (2.52%) CSS
7 3 (2.52%) EJB
7 3 (2.52%) EJB 3.0
7 3 (2.52%) Hibernate
7 3 (2.52%) JMS
7 3 (2.52%) JPA
7 3 (2.52%) Oracle Fusion
7 3 (2.52%) REST
7 3 (2.52%) Spring
7 3 (2.52%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.40%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.56%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (6.72%) Smart Meter
4 3 (2.52%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.52%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.68%) Clustering
6 1 (0.84%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.84%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.84%) Replication
6 1 (0.84%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 38 (31.93%) Linux
1 38 (31.93%) Unix
2 35 (29.41%) Windows
3 15 (12.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (5.88%) HPUX
5 3 (2.52%) AIX
6 2 (1.68%) SUSE
7 1 (0.84%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.84%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.84%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (21.85%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (18.49%) Test Automation
3 21 (17.65%) ETL
3 21 (17.65%) Migration
4 20 (16.81%) SOA
5 15 (12.61%) SDLC
6 14 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (11.76%) DevOps
7 13 (10.92%) Configuration Management
7 13 (10.92%) Task Automation
8 12 (10.08%) Kanban
8 12 (10.08%) Scrum
8 12 (10.08%) Server Virtualisation
8 12 (10.08%) TDD
9 11 (9.24%) Analytics
10 10 (8.40%) Database Security
11 9 (7.56%) Open Source
12 8 (6.72%) Change Management
12 8 (6.72%) Stakeholder Management
12 8 (6.72%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 51 (42.86%) SQL
2 33 (27.73%) PL/SQL
3 24 (20.17%) Java
4 12 (10.08%) C#
4 12 (10.08%) Perl
4 12 (10.08%) Python
4 12 (10.08%) Shell Script
5 11 (9.24%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.52%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.68%) C
7 2 (1.68%) C++
7 2 (1.68%) COBOL
7 2 (1.68%) XPath
7 2 (1.68%) XQuery
8 1 (0.84%) MATLAB
8 1 (0.84%) PHP
8 1 (0.84%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.84%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.84%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (12.61%) Security Cleared
2 14 (11.76%) SC Cleared
3 5 (4.20%) Degree
4 2 (1.68%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.68%) PhD
5 1 (0.84%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.84%) OCP
5 1 (0.84%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.36%) SLA
2 1 (0.84%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (0.84%) Solvency II
System Software
1 6 (5.04%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (3.36%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.84%) Docker
3 1 (0.84%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.84%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (0.84%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (12.61%) Oracle RMAN
2 14 (11.76%) Data Guard
3 12 (10.08%) Puppet
4 10 (8.40%) Oracle EDQ
4 10 (8.40%) ZABBIX
5 7 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
6 6 (5.04%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 6 (5.04%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 4 (3.36%) Netcool
8 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 119 (100.00%) Oracle
2 15 (12.61%) Red Hat
3 10 (8.40%) Cognos
3 10 (8.40%) HP
4 9 (7.56%) Microsoft
5 6 (5.04%) IBM
6 3 (2.52%) JD Edwards
6 3 (2.52%) Retek
6 3 (2.52%) TIBCO
7 2 (1.68%) Dell
7 2 (1.68%) IFS
7 2 (1.68%) Informatica
7 2 (1.68%) Micro Focus
7 2 (1.68%) Pega
7 2 (1.68%) Teradata
8 1 (0.84%) Apple
8 1 (0.84%) CommVault
8 1 (0.84%) Google
8 1 (0.84%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (0.84%) Tableau