The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 25 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)
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 62 53
Rank change year-on-year +8 -9  
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 3 8 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.52% 0.94% 1.86%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.44% 5.80% 9.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 12
Median daily rate £425 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £375 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £485 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +6.45% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.39 £36.00 £55.75
% change year-on-year +20.52% -35.42%  

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 Reading with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 123 138 162
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 21.43% 16.16% 18.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 81 102
Median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £339 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £502
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 11 0
Median hourly rate £9.50 £9.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £30.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year +24.59% +17.30%  

Oracle Database
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 Reading

Oracle Database
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Database in Reading

Oracle Database
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle Database in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 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 Reading region with a requirement for Oracle Database.

1 12 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (41.67%) SOA
2 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 5 (41.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (33.33%) SQL
3 4 (33.33%) Linux
4 3 (25.00%) Unix
4 3 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 3 (25.00%) XML
4 3 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 3 (25.00%) ETL
4 3 (25.00%) Data Architecture
4 3 (25.00%) Finance
4 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (25.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 3 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (16.67%) SDLC
5 2 (16.67%) Web Services
5 2 (16.67%) Puppet
5 2 (16.67%) Talend
5 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
5 2 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (16.67%) DevOps
5 2 (16.67%) Data Security
5 2 (16.67%) Security Management
5 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
5 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
5 2 (16.67%) Talend Open Studio
5 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing

Oracle Database
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 5 (41.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
3 1 (8.33%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle BRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (8.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (8.33%) QlikView
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (16.67%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (8.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Architect
1 4 (33.33%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) PL/SQL Developer
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Developer
3 2 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Oracle Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior PL/SQL Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior SQL Developer
4 1 (8.33%) AWS DevOps
4 1 (8.33%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Designer
4 1 (8.33%) Integration Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Java Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Storage Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
1 3 (25.00%) XML
2 2 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (8.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (8.33%) Solaris
3 1 (8.33%) Windows
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) SOA
2 3 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
2 3 (25.00%) Data Architecture
2 3 (25.00%) ETL
3 2 (16.67%) Data Security
3 2 (16.67%) DevOps
3 2 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (16.67%) SDLC
3 2 (16.67%) Security Management
3 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (8.33%) Data Integration
4 1 (8.33%) Data Management
4 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
4 1 (8.33%) Dimensional Modelling
4 1 (8.33%) Migration
4 1 (8.33%) PLM
4 1 (8.33%) Six Sigma
4 1 (8.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) PL/SQL
2 3 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (8.33%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (8.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Puppet
2 1 (8.33%) vMotion
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) Siebel
2 2 (16.67%) Talend
3 1 (8.33%) 3PAR
3 1 (8.33%) EMC
3 1 (8.33%) HP
3 1 (8.33%) Informatica
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (8.33%) Veritas
3 1 (8.33%) VMware