The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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 28 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)
Oxfordshire / Oxford
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 26 44
Rank change year-on-year -9 +18  
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 13 20 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 4.06% 6.60% 1.17%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.40% 21.51% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 19 4
Median daily rate £488 £363 £507
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +34.48% -28.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £322 £475
10% offered a daily rate of more than £554 £520 £607
UK excluding London median daily rate £414 £380 £385
% change year-on-year +8.88% -1.29%  
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 Oxford with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Oxford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 97 93 80
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 30.31% 30.69% 23.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 189 145
Median daily rate £450 £390 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -2.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £500 £508
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £180.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.95 £26.00
% change year-on-year +18.93% +22.88%  

Oracle Database
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Database in Oxford

Oracle Database
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Database in Oxford

Oracle Database
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle Database in Oxford

For the 6 months to 28 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Oracle Database.

1 16 (100.00%) Oracle
2 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (75.00%) Talend Open Studio
3 12 (75.00%) Talend
4 10 (62.50%) Kimball Methodology
4 10 (62.50%) Performance Tuning
5 9 (56.25%) ETL
6 8 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (50.00%) Data Modelling
6 8 (50.00%) Java
6 8 (50.00%) PL/SQL
6 8 (50.00%) SQL
7 7 (43.75%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (43.75%) Waterfall
7 7 (43.75%) Oracle BI EE
8 6 (37.50%) Dimensional Modelling
9 5 (31.25%) TDD
9 5 (31.25%) Finance
10 4 (25.00%) Integration Testing
10 4 (25.00%) BDD
10 4 (25.00%) Test Automation
11 3 (18.75%) Data Management
11 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
11 3 (18.75%) Data Integration
11 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
12 2 (12.50%) JIRA
12 2 (12.50%) Scrum
12 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
12 2 (12.50%) Migration
12 2 (12.50%) Web Services

Oracle Database
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 (6.25%) JBoss
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (6.25%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (43.75%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 12 (75.00%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (12.50%) JIRA
3 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Data Warehouse Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Talend Developer
3 4 (25.00%) SQL Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Applications Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Data Architect
5 1 (6.25%) ETL Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Java Team Leader
5 1 (6.25%) OBIEE Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Applications Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle ETL Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Siebel Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Siebel Data Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Siebel Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) Web Services
1 2 (12.50%) XML
2 1 (6.25%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) Apache Camel
2 1 (6.25%) Apache CXF
2 1 (6.25%) Hibernate
2 1 (6.25%) HTML
2 1 (6.25%) J2EE
2 1 (6.25%) JPA
2 1 (6.25%) JSP
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle ADF
2 1 (6.25%) RESTful
2 1 (6.25%) SOAP
2 1 (6.25%) Spring
2 1 (6.25%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
1 1 (6.25%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Unix
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (62.50%) Kimball Methodology
2 10 (62.50%) Performance Tuning
3 9 (56.25%) ETL
4 8 (50.00%) Data Modelling
5 7 (43.75%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (43.75%) Waterfall
6 6 (37.50%) Dimensional Modelling
7 5 (31.25%) TDD
8 4 (25.00%) BDD
8 4 (25.00%) Integration Testing
8 4 (25.00%) Test Automation
9 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (18.75%) Data Integration
9 3 (18.75%) Data Management
9 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
10 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (12.50%) Migration
10 2 (12.50%) Scrum
11 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) Java
1 8 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 8 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) C
2 1 (6.25%) C++
2 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Oracle
2 12 (75.00%) Talend
3 1 (6.25%) Siebel