The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Oracle Database 12c skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Oracle Database 12c over the 3 months to 23 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 12c
England / South East
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 223 234 274
Rank change year-on-year +11 +40  
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 12c 31 28 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.40% 0.31% 0.074%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.79% 1.51% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 16 5
Median daily rate £480 £419 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.62% +8.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £346 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £494 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £404
% change year-on-year +13.33% -7.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £55.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.39 £55.00 -
% change year-on-year -21.10% -  

Oracle Database 12c 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 the South East with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 1730 1854 2007
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 22.35% 20.69% 21.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1045 1159 1226
Median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.12% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year +3.22% +10.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 48 28
Median hourly rate £26.25 £34.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.79% +51.11%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.50 £17.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £55.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £30.35 £26.00
% change year-on-year +25.19% +16.74%  

Oracle Database 12c
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing Oracle Database 12c 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 12c in the South East

Oracle Database 12c
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Oracle Database 12c in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Database 12c in the South East

Oracle Database 12c
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle Database 12c in the South East over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle Database 12c in the South East

Oracle Database 12c
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Database 12c within the South East region over the 3 months to 23 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
Hampshire +6 13 £485 +14.11%
Surrey +15 9 £481 +31.84% 3
West Sussex - 5 £500 -
Berkshire +21 2 - -
Oxfordshire -14 1 £400 +23.07% 1
Kent - 1 £400 -
Oracle Database 12c
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Database 12c 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 South East region with a requirement for Oracle Database 12c.

1 84 (100.00%) Oracle
1 84 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 72 (85.71%) Oracle Database 11g
3 63 (75.00%) SQL
4 39 (46.43%) Oracle Database 10g
5 37 (44.05%) PL/SQL
6 29 (34.52%) Web Services
6 29 (34.52%) Agile Software Development
7 28 (33.33%) Unix
8 27 (32.14%) SDLC
9 25 (29.76%) WebLogic
10 23 (27.38%) Finance
10 23 (27.38%) Oracle RAC
11 22 (26.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 22 (26.19%) XML
11 22 (26.19%) Business Intelligence
11 22 (26.19%) SOA
12 21 (25.00%) Middleware
12 21 (25.00%) Linux
13 20 (23.81%) Oracle BI EE
14 18 (21.43%) Security Cleared
15 17 (20.24%) Java
15 17 (20.24%) JavaScript
15 17 (20.24%) SC Cleared
15 17 (20.24%) Oracle Fusion
15 17 (20.24%) REST
16 15 (17.86%) SOAP
16 15 (17.86%) Data Warehouse
17 14 (16.67%) JMS
17 14 (16.67%) EJB

Oracle Database 12c
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 25 (29.76%) WebLogic
2 22 (26.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 10 (11.90%) Confluence
4 9 (10.71%) Oracle Workflow
5 8 (9.52%) Oracle Service Bus
6 6 (7.14%) SharePoint
7 2 (2.38%) Apache
7 2 (2.38%) GeoServer
Business Applications
1 11 (13.10%) Oracle Applications
1 11 (13.10%) Oracle BPM
2 8 (9.52%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (8.33%) Oracle Utilities
4 5 (5.95%) Siebel CRM
5 3 (3.57%) Oracle 11i
5 3 (3.57%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (1.19%) Demantra
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.52%) PuTTY
1 8 (9.52%) WinSCP
2 2 (2.38%) Kerberos
3 1 (1.19%) DNS
3 1 (1.19%) Firewall
3 1 (1.19%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 72 (85.71%) Oracle Database 11g
3 39 (46.43%) Oracle Database 10g
4 20 (23.81%) Oracle BI EE
5 15 (17.86%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
6 14 (16.67%) Relational Database
7 9 (10.71%) Oracle OWB
8 5 (5.95%) Star Schema
9 4 (4.76%) Oracle ODI
9 4 (4.76%) RDBMS
9 4 (4.76%) SQL Server
10 3 (3.57%) Oracle Discoverer
10 3 (3.57%) SQLPlus
11 2 (2.38%) MongoDB
12 1 (1.19%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 13 (15.48%) Subversion
2 12 (14.29%) Maven
2 12 (14.29%) Oracle Forms
3 11 (13.10%) JIRA
3 11 (13.10%) Oracle APEX
3 11 (13.10%) Toad
4 10 (11.90%) Git (software)
4 10 (11.90%) ProC
5 8 (9.52%) HP UFT
6 6 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (7.14%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.19%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.19%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.19%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 23 (27.38%) Finance
2 4 (4.76%) Banking
3 2 (2.38%) Local Government
4 1 (1.19%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (44.05%) Developer
2 18 (21.43%) DBA
2 18 (21.43%) Oracle DBA
2 18 (21.43%) Oracle Developer
3 13 (15.48%) Analyst
4 12 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 12 (14.29%) Oracle Analyst
5 10 (11.90%) Insurance Systems Analyst
5 10 (11.90%) Pensions Analyst
5 10 (11.90%) SQL Analyst
5 10 (11.90%) Systems Analyst
6 9 (10.71%) SQL Developer
7 8 (9.52%) Oracle Applications DBA
7 8 (9.52%) PL/SQL Developer
8 6 (7.14%) OBIEE Developer
8 6 (7.14%) Senior DBA
8 6 (7.14%) Senior Oracle DBA
8 6 (7.14%) Tester
9 5 (5.95%) PL/SQL Programmer
9 5 (5.95%) SQL Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (34.52%) Web Services
2 22 (26.19%) XML
3 21 (25.00%) Middleware
4 17 (20.24%) Oracle Fusion
4 17 (20.24%) REST
5 15 (17.86%) SOAP
6 14 (16.67%) EJB
6 14 (16.67%) EJB 3.0
6 14 (16.67%) JMS
7 13 (15.48%) Spring
7 13 (15.48%) XSLT
8 12 (14.29%) EclipseLink
8 12 (14.29%) Hibernate
8 12 (14.29%) JPA
8 12 (14.29%) XSD
9 10 (11.90%) Oracle ADF
10 5 (5.95%) .NET
11 4 (4.76%) HTML
11 4 (4.76%) jQuery
12 3 (3.57%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.38%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.19%) Clustering
4 1 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.19%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 28 (33.33%) Unix
2 21 (25.00%) Linux
3 13 (15.48%) Windows
4 8 (9.52%) AIX
5 4 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (3.57%) Oracle Linux
6 3 (3.57%) Solaris
7 1 (1.19%) SUSE
7 1 (1.19%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (34.52%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (32.14%) SDLC
3 22 (26.19%) Business Intelligence
3 22 (26.19%) SOA
4 14 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (15.48%) Scrum
6 12 (14.29%) Migration
7 11 (13.10%) OO
8 10 (11.90%) Automated Trading
8 10 (11.90%) Business Analysis
8 10 (11.90%) Data Analysis
8 10 (11.90%) ETL
8 10 (11.90%) OOD
9 9 (10.71%) Event-Driven Architecture
9 9 (10.71%) Scenario Testing
9 9 (10.71%) Test Automation
9 9 (10.71%) Workflow
10 8 (9.52%) MVC
10 8 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
10 8 (9.52%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 63 (75.00%) SQL
2 37 (44.05%) PL/SQL
3 17 (20.24%) Java
3 17 (20.24%) JavaScript
4 14 (16.67%) Python
5 12 (14.29%) C
6 8 (9.52%) F#
7 7 (8.33%) Shell Script
8 5 (5.95%) C#
9 3 (3.57%) Perl
10 1 (1.19%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.19%) Korn
10 1 (1.19%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 18 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 17 (20.24%) SC Cleared
3 5 (5.95%) ISEB
3 5 (5.95%) ISEB Practitioner
3 5 (5.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (4.76%) Degree
5 2 (2.38%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.38%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.19%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.38%) QA
1 2 (2.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (27.38%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (2.38%) Corosync
3 1 (1.19%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (11.90%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 7 (8.33%) Oracle RMAN
3 5 (5.95%) Oracle Identity Management
4 3 (3.57%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 3 (3.57%) vRealize
5 2 (2.38%) Ansible
5 2 (2.38%) Data Guard
5 2 (2.38%) NetBackup
5 2 (2.38%) Pacemaker
5 2 (2.38%) Puppet
6 1 (1.19%) Oracle Flashback
Vendors
1 84 (100.00%) Oracle
2 8 (9.52%) HP
3 7 (8.33%) Veritas
3 7 (8.33%) VMware
4 6 (7.14%) Remedy
5 5 (5.95%) Siebel
6 4 (4.76%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.38%) NetApp
7 2 (2.38%) Symantec
8 1 (1.19%) Microsoft
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