Period
to 26 July 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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 125 79 64
Rank change year-on-year -46 -15 +52
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 107 232 239
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.39% 2.42% 2.76%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.70% 11.16% 11.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 130 131
Midlands median daily rate £410 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £215 £310 £156
90th Percentile £558 £525 £488
England median daily rate £425 £400 £418
% change year-on-year +6.25% -4.19% +4.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Midlands median hourly rate £29.00 £22.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.89% -50.00% +30.43%
England median hourly rate £42.00 £41.88 £42.50
% change year-on-year +0.30% -1.47% +20.74%

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

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 1598 2078 2016
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 20.70% 21.66% 23.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1006 1283 1232
Midlands median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £259 £263 £213
90th Percentile £525 £538 £500
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 19 43
Midlands median hourly rate £35.00 £19.61 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +78.48% -12.84% -31.35%
10th Percentile £16.45 £11.45 £12.75
90th Percentile £52.50 £26.85 £38.65
England median hourly rate £29.81 £30.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -2.26% +22.00% -12.66%

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 26 July 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
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 26 July 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
East Midlands -26 61 £371 -1.00% 5
West Midlands -58 42 £450 +5.88% 7
Oracle Database
England

For the 6 months to 26 July 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.

1 107 (100.00%) Oracle
2 47 (43.93%) SQL
3 38 (35.51%) Unix
4 35 (32.71%) PL/SQL
5 31 (28.97%) Linux
5 31 (28.97%) Oracle Database 11g
6 30 (28.04%) Oracle Database 10g
7 26 (24.30%) Java
8 25 (23.36%) Windows
9 21 (19.63%) SQL Server
9 21 (19.63%) Agile Software Development
10 20 (18.69%) Finance
11 18 (16.82%) JavaScript
11 18 (16.82%) Git (software)
12 17 (15.89%) Shell Script
13 16 (14.95%) HTML
13 16 (14.95%) Relational Database
14 15 (14.02%) Performance Tuning
14 15 (14.02%) JIRA
15 14 (13.08%) Migration
15 14 (13.08%) Configuration Management
16 13 (12.15%) Middleware
16 13 (12.15%) Test Automation
17 12 (11.21%) SDLC
17 12 (11.21%) IBM
17 12 (11.21%) Python
18 11 (10.28%) Data Warehouse
18 11 (10.28%) SOA
18 11 (10.28%) ETL
18 11 (10.28%) Perl

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 11 (10.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 9 (8.41%) Confluence
2 9 (8.41%) WebSphere
3 7 (6.54%) Oracle Application Server
4 6 (5.61%) JBoss
4 6 (5.61%) WebLogic
5 4 (3.74%) Apache
6 3 (2.80%) IIS
6 3 (2.80%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 2 (1.87%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (1.87%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.93%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.93%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.93%) Oracle 10gAS
8 1 (0.93%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.93%) WebLogic Integration
8 1 (0.93%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (0.93%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 3 (2.80%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (2.80%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (1.87%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (6.54%) Oracle 11i
2 5 (4.67%) Maximo
3 4 (3.74%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (2.80%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (2.80%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (1.87%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.93%) Demantra
6 1 (0.93%) SnowdropKCS
6 1 (0.93%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.35%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.67%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (3.74%) IBM SmartCloud
4 3 (2.80%) GitHub
5 1 (0.93%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.74%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.80%) HTTP
3 1 (0.93%) Internet
3 1 (0.93%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (28.97%) Oracle Database 11g
2 30 (28.04%) Oracle Database 10g
3 21 (19.63%) SQL Server
4 16 (14.95%) Relational Database
5 11 (10.28%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (10.28%) Oracle Database 12c
6 10 (9.35%) Oracle Reports
6 10 (9.35%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (6.54%) MySQL
7 7 (6.54%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (4.67%) Crystal Reports
8 5 (4.67%) RDBMS
8 5 (4.67%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (4.67%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (4.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (3.74%) NoSQL
9 4 (3.74%) Oracle9i Database
10 3 (2.80%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (2.80%) Oracle BI EE
10 3 (2.80%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 18 (16.82%) Git (software)
2 15 (14.02%) JIRA
3 10 (9.35%) Jenkins
3 10 (9.35%) Subversion
4 9 (8.41%) Maven
4 9 (8.41%) Sonatype Nexus
5 5 (4.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (4.67%) Eclipse
5 5 (4.67%) Hudson
5 5 (4.67%) JUnit
5 5 (4.67%) Mockito
5 5 (4.67%) MyEclipse
6 3 (2.80%) Oracle APEX
6 3 (2.80%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (2.80%) ProC
7 1 (0.93%) Lombardi
7 1 (0.93%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (0.93%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.93%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (18.69%) Finance
2 11 (10.28%) Retail
3 6 (5.61%) Banking
3 6 (5.61%) Manufacturing
4 4 (3.74%) Publishing
5 2 (1.87%) Back Office
5 2 (1.87%) Local Government
6 1 (0.93%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.93%) Automotive
6 1 (0.93%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 31 (28.97%) Developer
2 20 (18.69%) DBA
3 15 (14.02%) Analyst
4 13 (12.15%) Oracle DBA
5 10 (9.35%) Consultant
5 10 (9.35%) Oracle Developer
6 9 (8.41%) Administrator
6 9 (8.41%) DevOps Engineer
7 8 (7.48%) SQL Developer
8 7 (6.54%) Architect
8 7 (6.54%) Java Developer
9 6 (5.61%) PL/SQL Developer
9 6 (5.61%) SQL DBA
9 6 (5.61%) Test Analyst
10 5 (4.67%) J2EE Developer
10 5 (4.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 5 (4.67%) Maximo Consultant
10 5 (4.67%) Support Analyst
11 4 (3.74%) Lead Developer
11 4 (3.74%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (14.95%) HTML
2 13 (12.15%) Middleware
3 9 (8.41%) .NET
4 7 (6.54%) CSS
5 6 (5.61%) EJB
5 6 (5.61%) Hibernate
5 6 (5.61%) J2EE
5 6 (5.61%) JPA
5 6 (5.61%) Spring
6 5 (4.67%) Ajax
6 5 (4.67%) ASP.NET
6 5 (4.67%) EJB 3.0
6 5 (4.67%) WCF
6 5 (4.67%) Web Services
6 5 (4.67%) WPF
6 5 (4.67%) XML
7 4 (3.74%) AngularJS
7 4 (3.74%) Node.js
7 4 (3.74%) React
8 3 (2.80%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.67%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (3.74%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.80%) Clustering
3 3 (2.80%) Data Centre
3 3 (2.80%) Data Structures
3 3 (2.80%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.80%) Smart Meter
4 1 (0.93%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.93%) DataPower
4 1 (0.93%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.93%) N-Tier
4 1 (0.93%) RIA
4 1 (0.93%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 38 (35.51%) Unix
2 31 (28.97%) Linux
3 25 (23.36%) Windows
4 10 (9.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (3.74%) Windows Server
6 3 (2.80%) AIX
6 3 (2.80%) HPUX
7 2 (1.87%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.87%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.93%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (19.63%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (14.02%) Performance Tuning
3 14 (13.08%) Configuration Management
3 14 (13.08%) Migration
4 13 (12.15%) Test Automation
5 12 (11.21%) SDLC
6 11 (10.28%) ETL
6 11 (10.28%) Scrum
6 11 (10.28%) SOA
6 11 (10.28%) TDD
7 10 (9.35%) DevOps
7 10 (9.35%) Task Automation
8 9 (8.41%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (8.41%) Kanban
8 9 (8.41%) Server Virtualisation
9 8 (7.48%) Case Management
9 8 (7.48%) Unit Testing
10 7 (6.54%) Performance Monitoring
10 7 (6.54%) Performance Testing
10 7 (6.54%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 47 (43.93%) SQL
2 35 (32.71%) PL/SQL
3 26 (24.30%) Java
4 18 (16.82%) JavaScript
5 17 (15.89%) Shell Script
6 12 (11.21%) Python
7 11 (10.28%) Perl
8 8 (7.48%) C#
9 2 (1.87%) R
9 2 (1.87%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.93%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.93%) C
10 1 (0.93%) C++
10 1 (0.93%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (10.28%) Degree
2 2 (1.87%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.87%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.93%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.93%) ISEB
3 1 (0.93%) MCP
3 1 (0.93%) OCP
3 1 (0.93%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.80%) ISO 9001
1 3 (2.80%) SLA
2 2 (1.87%) QA
3 1 (0.93%) HL7
3 1 (0.93%) Solvency II
System Software
1 5 (4.67%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (1.87%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.93%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.93%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (8.41%) Puppet
2 7 (6.54%) Ganglia
2 7 (6.54%) nmon
2 7 (6.54%) ZABBIX
3 5 (4.67%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 5 (4.67%) Oracle RMAN
4 4 (3.74%) Data Guard
4 4 (3.74%) Netcool
4 4 (3.74%) Tivoli
4 4 (3.74%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 3 (2.80%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (2.80%) Oracle Identity Management
5 3 (2.80%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.93%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 107 (100.00%) Oracle
2 12 (11.21%) IBM
3 10 (9.35%) Red Hat
4 7 (6.54%) AppDynamics
4 7 (6.54%) Informatica
4 7 (6.54%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.80%) HP
5 3 (2.80%) Retek
6 2 (1.87%) Netezza
6 2 (1.87%) SAP
7 1 (0.93%) CommVault
7 1 (0.93%) Google
7 1 (0.93%) Kony
7 1 (0.93%) Progress
7 1 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.93%) Sencha
7 1 (0.93%) Sybase
7 1 (0.93%) Talend
7 1 (0.93%) Telerik
7 1 (0.93%) VMware
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