Period
to 21 October 2018

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 6 months to 21 October 2018 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
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 91 71 60
Rank change year-on-year -20 -11 +29
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 6 29 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.49% 2.41% 4.28%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.74% 9.18% 15.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 26 50
Oxfordshire median daily rate £452 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.50% +5.88% -10.53%
10th Percentile £334 £369 £313
90th Percentile £601 £500 £577
South East median daily rate £425 £444 £400
% change year-on-year -4.28% +11.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £14.50 £48.75
% change year-on-year +141.38% -70.26% +14.71%

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 219 316 358
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 17.97% 26.22% 28.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 256 280
Oxfordshire median daily rate £425 £450 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +9.76% +2.50%
10th Percentile £300 £313 £306
90th Percentile £553 £575 £540
South East median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £50.00 - -
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £31.25
% change year-on-year +27.27% -12.00% +30.21%

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 6 months to 21 October 2018.

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 6 months to 21 October 2018. 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
Banbury - 2 £430 -
Abingdon - 1 £650 -
Oracle Database
South East

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Database also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Oracle Database.

1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 4 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (50.00%) High Availability
4 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (33.33%) Unix
5 2 (33.33%) Foglight
5 2 (33.33%) Finance
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (33.33%) Release Management
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (33.33%) Database Tuning
5 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Sentry
6 1 (16.67%) Break/Fix

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 1 (16.67%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP R/3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2016
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle OWB
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) DBA
2 2 (33.33%) Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) SQL DBA
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) COBOL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Data Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 1 (16.67%) ETL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 1 (16.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Unix
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (50.00%) High Availability
3 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 2 (33.33%) Database Tuning
3 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (33.33%) Release Management
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Break/Fix
4 1 (16.67%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (16.67%) Database Optimisation
4 1 (16.67%) ETL
4 1 (16.67%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (16.67%) Re-Platforming
4 1 (16.67%) Security Management
4 1 (16.67%) Validation
4 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) COBOL
2 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
2 1 (16.67%) Smalltalk
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Foglight
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Sentry
2 1 (16.67%) Data Guard
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Cognos
3 1 (16.67%) IBM
3 1 (16.67%) Micro Focus
3 1 (16.67%) SAP
3 1 (16.67%) Talend