Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 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 West > Somerset
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 43 60
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 0 11 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset - 2.32% 2.41%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 9.48% 8.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 15
Somerset median daily rate - £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -12.50% +5.26%
South West median daily rate £350 £388 £386
% change year-on-year -9.68% +0.32% -8.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 0
Somerset median hourly rate - £40.00 -
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £43.50
% change year-on-year - -8.05% -8.42%

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 Somerset with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Somerset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 130 116 180
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 28.38% 24.47% 27.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 80 126
Somerset median daily rate £425 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.43% -6.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £283 £275 £266
90th Percentile £549 £489 £475
South West median daily rate £415 £369 £375
% change year-on-year +12.47% -1.60% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 19 2
Somerset median hourly rate £24.00 £40.00 £27.22
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.00% +46.98% -25.23%
10th Percentile £23.50 £16.40 £14.24
90th Percentile £24.50 £42.60 £40.19
South West median hourly rate £30.00 £40.00 £39.75
% change year-on-year -25.00% +0.63% +30.33%

Oracle Database
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Database in Somerset

Oracle Database
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Database in Somerset

Oracle Database
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle Database in Somerset