The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 29 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)
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 22 63
Rank change year-on-year -24 +41  
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 25 46 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 4.03% 7.77% 1.31%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.59% 29.30% 5.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 41 10
Median daily rate £475 £350 £503
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.71% -30.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £313 £463
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £576 £542
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £375 £385
% change year-on-year +10.00% -2.59%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.39 £35.72 £56.50
% change year-on-year +21.48% -36.78%  

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 184 157 197
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 29.68% 26.52% 25.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 326 296 323
Median daily rate £450 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £505 £525
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 Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Database in Oxfordshire

Oracle Database
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Database in Oxfordshire

Oracle Database
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle Database in Oxfordshire over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle Database in Oxfordshire

Oracle Database
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle Database in Oxfordshire

Oracle Database
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -6 13 £488 +36.84%
Kidlington - 4 £450 -
Oracle Database
South East

For the 6 months to 29 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Oracle Database.

1 40 (100.00%) Oracle
2 29 (72.50%) Talend Open Studio
2 29 (72.50%) Talend
3 28 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (55.00%) ETL
4 22 (55.00%) Java
5 21 (52.50%) SQL
6 20 (50.00%) PL/SQL
6 20 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
7 18 (45.00%) Data Warehouse
7 18 (45.00%) Kimball Methodology
8 17 (42.50%) Business Intelligence
9 15 (37.50%) Data Modelling
10 14 (35.00%) Finance
10 14 (35.00%) Oracle BI EE
11 13 (32.50%) Waterfall
12 12 (30.00%) JIRA
12 12 (30.00%) Web Services
13 11 (27.50%) XML
13 11 (27.50%) Test Automation
14 10 (25.00%) Integration Testing
14 10 (25.00%) SOAP
15 9 (22.50%) Publishing
15 9 (22.50%) Continuous Integration
15 9 (22.50%) Dimensional Modelling
15 9 (22.50%) Spring
16 8 (20.00%) Software Engineering
16 8 (20.00%) RESTful
16 8 (20.00%) XML Schema
17 7 (17.50%) Hibernate

Oracle Database
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 7 (17.50%) JBoss
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (2.50%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Siebel CRM
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.50%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) HTTP
1 1 (2.50%) LDAP
1 1 (2.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (45.00%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (35.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 5 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (10.00%) Oracle OWB
5 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 29 (72.50%) Talend Open Studio
2 12 (30.00%) JIRA
3 3 (7.50%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (5.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.50%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 14 (35.00%) Finance
2 9 (22.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 33 (82.50%) Developer
2 11 (27.50%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 9 (22.50%) Talend Developer
4 8 (20.00%) Oracle Developer
5 7 (17.50%) Integration Developer
5 7 (17.50%) Java Developer
6 5 (12.50%) SQL Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
8 2 (5.00%) .NET Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Architect
8 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (5.00%) ETL Developer
8 2 (5.00%) OBIEE Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Oracle Forms Developer
8 2 (5.00%) VB.NET Developer
8 2 (5.00%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (2.50%) Analyst
9 1 (2.50%) Consultant
9 1 (2.50%) Data Analyst
9 1 (2.50%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (30.00%) Web Services
2 11 (27.50%) XML
3 10 (25.00%) SOAP
4 9 (22.50%) Spring
5 8 (20.00%) RESTful
5 8 (20.00%) XML Schema
6 7 (17.50%) Apache Camel
6 7 (17.50%) Apache CXF
6 7 (17.50%) Hibernate
6 7 (17.50%) JPA
7 5 (12.50%) .NET
8 3 (7.50%) HTML
8 3 (7.50%) J2EE
8 3 (7.50%) JSP
8 3 (7.50%) REST
9 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET
9 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 1 (2.50%) Flash
10 1 (2.50%) Middleware
10 1 (2.50%) Oracle ADF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.50%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.50%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.00%) Unix
2 3 (7.50%) Windows
3 2 (5.00%) Linux
4 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (55.00%) ETL
3 20 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
4 18 (45.00%) Kimball Methodology
5 17 (42.50%) Business Intelligence
6 15 (37.50%) Data Modelling
7 13 (32.50%) Waterfall
8 11 (27.50%) Test Automation
9 10 (25.00%) Integration Testing
10 9 (22.50%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (22.50%) Dimensional Modelling
11 8 (20.00%) Software Engineering
12 5 (12.50%) TDD
13 4 (10.00%) BDD
13 4 (10.00%) Data Management
13 4 (10.00%) Migration
14 3 (7.50%) Continuous Improvement
14 3 (7.50%) CRM
14 3 (7.50%) Data Integration
14 3 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (55.00%) Java
2 21 (52.50%) SQL
3 20 (50.00%) PL/SQL
4 3 (7.50%) C
4 3 (7.50%) C++
4 3 (7.50%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.00%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.50%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.50%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 1 (2.50%) RHCE
1 1 (2.50%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.50%) PCI DSS
1 1 (2.50%) QA
1 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (2.50%) Nagios
1 1 (2.50%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 40 (100.00%) Oracle
2 29 (72.50%) Talend
3 3 (7.50%) Siebel
4 2 (5.00%) DevExpress
5 1 (2.50%) EMC
5 1 (2.50%) Google
5 1 (2.50%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.50%) Sun
5 1 (2.50%) Veritas
5 1 (2.50%) VMware