The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 27 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)
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 38 49
Rank change year-on-year -34 +11  
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 4 23 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.54% 3.44% 2.55%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.63% 14.29% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 10 11
Median daily rate £340 £275 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.63% -36.04%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £384 £385
% change year-on-year +4.23% -0.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.39 £35.72 £55.75
% change year-on-year +21.48% -35.93%  

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 152 161 210
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 20.51% 24.10% 25.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 70 96
Median daily rate £400 £381 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.91% +1.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £332 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.14 £26.00
% change year-on-year +22.04% +19.75%  

Oracle Database
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

Oracle Database
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Database in Milton Keynes

Oracle Database
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle Database in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 27 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Oracle Database.

1 14 (100.00%) Oracle
2 11 (78.57%) Migration
3 9 (64.29%) SAP
4 7 (50.00%) AIX
5 4 (28.57%) IBM
5 4 (28.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 4 (28.57%) LPAR
6 3 (21.43%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (21.43%) IBM XIV
6 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
6 3 (21.43%) Replication
6 3 (21.43%) Brocade
6 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
6 3 (21.43%) Cisco
6 3 (21.43%) SAN
6 3 (21.43%) Finance
7 2 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (14.29%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (14.29%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
8 1 (7.14%) System Integration Testing
8 1 (7.14%) Defect Management
8 1 (7.14%) Scenario Testing
8 1 (7.14%) High Availability
8 1 (7.14%) Test Strategy
8 1 (7.14%) Functional Testing

Oracle Database
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) Fibre Channel
1 3 (21.43%) SAN
2 1 (7.14%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (14.29%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (7.14%) DB2
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
1 1 (7.14%) MSI
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) DBA
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (14.29%) AIX Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Applications Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Business Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) DB2 DBA
3 1 (7.14%) Developer
3 1 (7.14%) E-Business Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Migration Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
3 1 (7.14%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) SAP Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Subject Matter Expert
3 1 (7.14%) Test Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Tester
3 1 (7.14%) UAT Manager
3 1 (7.14%) UAT Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) LPAR
2 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
2 3 (21.43%) IBM XIV
2 3 (21.43%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Unix
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Migration
2 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
3 1 (7.14%) Defect Management
3 1 (7.14%) Functional Testing
3 1 (7.14%) High Availability
3 1 (7.14%) Performance Engineering
3 1 (7.14%) Scenario Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Scrum
3 1 (7.14%) Software Testing
3 1 (7.14%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Test Management
3 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
3 1 (7.14%) Test Strategy
3 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) Java
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) ISEB
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Oracle
2 9 (64.29%) SAP
3 4 (28.57%) IBM
4 3 (21.43%) Brocade
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco