Period
to 24 January 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 24 January 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
24 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 95 68 83
Rank change year-on-year -27 +15 -20
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 10 30 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.82% 2.46% 1.34%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.97% 8.57% 5.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 28 13
Oxfordshire median daily rate £400 £444 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.86% -1.39% -
10th Percentile £356 £388 £399
90th Percentile £485 £510 £518
South East median daily rate £444 £438 £410
% change year-on-year +1.49% +6.71% +10.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £40.25 £42.50
% change year-on-year +11.80% -5.29% -

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 252 350 309
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 20.62% 28.69% 25.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 263 250
Oxfordshire median daily rate £425 £438 £384
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.86% +14.01% -9.71%
10th Percentile £275 £308 £255
90th Percentile £550 £548 £525
South East median daily rate £425 £401 £388
% change year-on-year +6.12% +3.35% +3.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 5
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - £17.43 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -36.62% +22.22%
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £17.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year +164.71% -35.85% -18.46%

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 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 24 January 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
Kidlington -7 4 £375 -14.29% 1
Oxford -32 3 £400 -11.11% 2
Banbury - 1 £473 -
Oracle Database
South East

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 10 (100.00%) Oracle
2 8 (80.00%) SQL
3 7 (70.00%) Java
4 5 (50.00%) .NET
4 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (40.00%) Apache Solr
5 4 (40.00%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (30.00%) Intranet
6 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (20.00%) VMware
7 2 (20.00%) Classic ASP
7 2 (20.00%) Middleware
7 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
7 2 (20.00%) Migration
7 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (20.00%) Linux
7 2 (20.00%) SMS
7 2 (20.00%) Web Services
7 2 (20.00%) SAN
8 1 (10.00%) CommVault
8 1 (10.00%) NetApp
8 1 (10.00%) Veritas
8 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
8 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (10.00%) XML
8 1 (10.00%) XSL
8 1 (10.00%) ITIL
8 1 (10.00%) Unix
8 1 (10.00%) Windows

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 4 (40.00%) Apache Solr
2 1 (10.00%) IIS
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (10.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Intranet
2 2 (20.00%) SAN
2 2 (20.00%) SMS
3 1 (10.00%) DHCP
3 1 (10.00%) DNS
3 1 (10.00%) Value-Added Service
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle OWB
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
1 1 (10.00%) JMeter
1 1 (10.00%) JUnit
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (10.00%) Banking
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Applications Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (10.00%) ASP Developer
4 1 (10.00%) AWS Developer
4 1 (10.00%) BPM Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Classic ASP Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 1 (10.00%) ETL Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Java Applications Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Applications Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SOA Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SQL DBA
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Unix Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (20.00%) Classic ASP
2 2 (20.00%) Middleware
2 2 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (10.00%) Flash
3 1 (10.00%) J2EE
3 1 (10.00%) LDAP
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (10.00%) XML
3 1 (10.00%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Solaris
2 1 (10.00%) Unix
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (20.00%) Migration
1 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (10.00%) BPEL
2 1 (10.00%) BPMN
2 1 (10.00%) Change Management
2 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (10.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (10.00%) Operations Management
2 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (10.00%) Security Patching
2 1 (10.00%) Server Building
2 1 (10.00%) SOA
2 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 7 (70.00%) Java
3 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (10.00%) C
4 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) RHCE
1 1 (10.00%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (10.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (10.00%) vSphere
1 1 (10.00%) XenApp
1 1 (10.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (10.00%) Nagios
1 1 (10.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
1 1 (10.00%) SCOM
1 1 (10.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) CommVault
3 1 (10.00%) EMC
3 1 (10.00%) F5
3 1 (10.00%) HP
3 1 (10.00%) McAfee
3 1 (10.00%) NetApp
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (10.00%) Sun
3 1 (10.00%) Talend
3 1 (10.00%) Veritas