Period
to 21 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 February 2020 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)
England > South East
6 months to
21 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 147 167 137
Rank change year-on-year +20 -30 -10
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 159 251 310
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.48% 1.57% 1.84%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.32% 7.40% 9.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 151 203
South East median daily rate £500 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% - +2.86%
10th Percentile £368 £306 £363
90th Percentile £638 £575 £550
England median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 3
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -5.56% +18.42%
10th Percentile £18.00 £35.00 £19.50
90th Percentile £82.50 £51.25 £53.50
England median hourly rate £42.00 £41.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +2.44% +17.14% -12.50%

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 the South East with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 2,173 3,390 3,421
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 20.22% 21.18% 20.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,342 2,192 2,158
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.66%
10th Percentile £306 £313 £300
90th Percentile £608 £588 £575
England median daily rate £488 £488 £475
% change year-on-year - +2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 45 39
South East median hourly rate £30.00 £35.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.29% -22.22% +161.63%
10th Percentile £16.62 £18.48 £14.85
90th Percentile £77.25 £58.93 £50.00
England median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% - +32.08%

Oracle Database
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Oracle Database as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Database in the South East

Oracle Database
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 in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Database in the South East

Oracle Database
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle Database in the South East over the 6 months to 21 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle Database in the South East

Oracle Database
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle Database in the South East

Oracle Database
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle Database in the South East over the 6 months to 21 February 2020.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Oracle Database in the South East

Oracle Database
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 within the South East region over the 6 months to 21 February 2020. 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
Hampshire +29 75 £550 +20.88% 11
Thames Valley +36 52 £481 +13.06% 12
Berkshire +34 47 £485 +14.12% 5
Surrey +22 15 £450 -10.00% 9
West Sussex +11 9 £500 +3.63% 5
Buckinghamshire +19 5 £400 -11.11% 7
East Sussex +13 3 £490 -5.31%
Oracle Database
England

For the 6 months to 21 February 2020, 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 South East region with a requirement for Oracle Database.

1 159 (100.00%) Oracle
2 86 (54.09%) SQL
3 61 (38.36%) PL/SQL
4 58 (36.48%) Oracle ODI
5 53 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
6 52 (32.70%) Linux
7 51 (32.08%) Security Cleared
8 50 (31.45%) SC Cleared
9 49 (30.82%) Business Intelligence
10 45 (28.30%) Windows
11 44 (27.67%) Migration
12 41 (25.79%) ETL
13 39 (24.53%) Oracle EBS
14 35 (22.01%) Oracle Database 12c
14 35 (22.01%) Oracle BI Publisher
15 34 (21.38%) Java
15 34 (21.38%) Agile Software Development
16 33 (20.75%) Project Management
16 33 (20.75%) Oracle GoldenGate
17 32 (20.13%) Oracle BI EE
18 29 (18.24%) Oracle Applications
19 28 (17.61%) WebLogic
20 26 (16.35%) Defect Management
21 25 (15.72%) Oracle Fusion
21 25 (15.72%) Microsoft
22 24 (15.09%) AIX
23 23 (14.47%) VMware
24 21 (13.21%) SQL Server
24 21 (13.21%) Data Warehouse
24 21 (13.21%) Middleware

Oracle Database
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 28 (17.61%) WebLogic
2 15 (9.43%) Apache
3 14 (8.81%) Tomcat
4 13 (8.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 7 (4.40%) ArcGIS
6 6 (3.77%) Confluence
7 5 (3.14%) NetWeaver
7 5 (3.14%) SAP Portal
8 4 (2.52%) SharePoint
9 3 (1.89%) Oracle Service Bus
9 3 (1.89%) WebSphere
10 2 (1.26%) IIS
10 2 (1.26%) Oracle Application Server
11 1 (0.63%) CMS
11 1 (0.63%) GlassFish
11 1 (0.63%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.63%) Red Hat Fuse
Applications
1 4 (2.52%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 39 (24.53%) Oracle EBS
2 29 (18.24%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (1.89%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (0.63%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.63%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.63%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.63%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.63%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.63%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.63%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.63%) PeopleSoft Financials
4 1 (0.63%) PeopleSoft HRMS
4 1 (0.63%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.63%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 19 (11.95%) Azure
2 6 (3.77%) AWS
2 6 (3.77%) Azure ExpressRoute
2 6 (3.77%) SaaS
3 4 (2.52%) Office 365
4 3 (1.89%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (1.89%) IaaS
4 3 (1.89%) PaaS
4 3 (1.89%) SuccessFactors
5 2 (1.26%) GCP
5 2 (1.26%) Power Platform
6 1 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.63%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.63%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (8.18%) Firewall
2 3 (1.89%) DNS
2 3 (1.89%) Internet
2 3 (1.89%) NAS
2 3 (1.89%) PuTTY
2 3 (1.89%) Reverse Proxy
2 3 (1.89%) SAN
2 3 (1.89%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.89%) VPN
2 3 (1.89%) WinSCP
3 1 (0.63%) FTP
3 1 (0.63%) LAN
3 1 (0.63%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (36.48%) Oracle ODI
2 53 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 35 (22.01%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 35 (22.01%) Oracle Database 12c
4 32 (20.13%) Oracle BI EE
5 21 (13.21%) Data Warehouse
5 21 (13.21%) SQL Server
6 17 (10.69%) Oracle Reports
7 9 (5.66%) Oracle Database 10g
7 9 (5.66%) Relational Database
8 8 (5.03%) NoSQL
8 8 (5.03%) RDBMS
8 8 (5.03%) SAP BW
9 7 (4.40%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (3.14%) Azure SQL Database
11 4 (2.52%) GIS
11 4 (2.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (1.89%) Oracle OWB
12 3 (1.89%) SQL Server 2016
12 3 (1.89%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 15 (9.43%) Oracle APEX
2 6 (3.77%) JIRA
3 5 (3.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (2.52%) ProC
4 4 (2.52%) PVCS
4 4 (2.52%) Selenium
4 4 (2.52%) SpecFlow
5 3 (1.89%) Ant
5 3 (1.89%) Eclipse
5 3 (1.89%) Git (software)
5 3 (1.89%) HP UFT
5 3 (1.89%) LoadRunner
5 3 (1.89%) SoapUI
5 3 (1.89%) TestNG
6 1 (0.63%) Maven
6 1 (0.63%) PowerBuilder
General
1 14 (8.81%) Public Sector
2 12 (7.55%) Finance
3 7 (4.40%) Telecoms
4 6 (3.77%) Manufacturing
4 6 (3.77%) Retail
5 3 (1.89%) Electronics
5 3 (1.89%) Local Government
5 3 (1.89%) Marketing
6 2 (1.26%) Military
7 1 (0.63%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 61 (38.36%) Developer
2 33 (20.75%) Architect
3 22 (13.84%) OBIEE Developer
4 20 (12.58%) Oracle Developer
5 17 (10.69%) Consultant
6 14 (8.81%) Analyst
6 14 (8.81%) DBA
6 14 (8.81%) Oracle Architect
6 14 (8.81%) Oracle DBA
7 13 (8.18%) Technical Architect
7 13 (8.18%) Technical Developer
8 9 (5.66%) Infrastructure Architect
9 8 (5.03%) SAP Basis Consultant
9 8 (5.03%) SAP Consultant
10 6 (3.77%) Lead Developer
10 6 (3.77%) Scrum Master
11 5 (3.14%) Oracle Consultant
11 5 (3.14%) Solutions Architect
12 4 (2.52%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 4 (2.52%) Cloud Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (20.75%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 25 (15.72%) Oracle Fusion
3 21 (13.21%) Middleware
4 18 (11.32%) HTML
5 17 (10.69%) XSLT
6 13 (8.18%) Web Services
7 10 (6.29%) XML
8 8 (5.03%) REST
8 8 (5.03%) SAP Basis
8 8 (5.03%) Spring
9 7 (4.40%) OAuth
9 7 (4.40%) OAuth2
9 7 (4.40%) RESTful
10 5 (3.14%) SAP PI
11 4 (2.52%) .NET
12 3 (1.89%) Java EE
12 3 (1.89%) JPA
12 3 (1.89%) Velocity
12 3 (1.89%) WSDL
12 3 (1.89%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.81%) Clustering
1 14 (8.81%) Data Structures
2 12 (7.55%) Replication
3 10 (6.29%) Derivative
4 4 (2.52%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.89%) Algorithms
5 3 (1.89%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (1.89%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.89%) Microsoft Licensing
6 2 (1.26%) Cloud Native
6 2 (1.26%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.63%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.63%) LIMS
7 1 (0.63%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.63%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.63%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 52 (32.70%) Linux
2 45 (28.30%) Windows
3 24 (15.09%) AIX
4 17 (10.69%) Oracle Linux
4 17 (10.69%) Unix
5 16 (10.06%) Windows Server
6 15 (9.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (5.03%) SUSE
8 6 (3.77%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.26%) Solaris
9 2 (1.26%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.63%) OpenVMS
10 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (30.82%) Business Intelligence
2 44 (27.67%) Migration
3 41 (25.79%) ETL
4 34 (21.38%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (20.75%) Project Management
6 26 (16.35%) Defect Management
7 17 (10.69%) Analytics
8 16 (10.06%) Test Automation
9 15 (9.43%) Data Integration
9 15 (9.43%) Stakeholder Management
10 13 (8.18%) DevOps
10 13 (8.18%) Performance Tuning
10 13 (8.18%) SOA
10 13 (8.18%) Sprint Planning
10 13 (8.18%) Sprint Review
10 13 (8.18%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 13 (8.18%) System Testing
10 13 (8.18%) Technical Leadership
10 13 (8.18%) User Stories
11 11 (6.92%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 86 (54.09%) SQL
2 61 (38.36%) PL/SQL
3 34 (21.38%) Java
4 20 (12.58%) JavaScript
5 10 (6.29%) Shell Script
6 8 (5.03%) Python
7 5 (3.14%) C
8 4 (2.52%) Perl
9 3 (1.89%) C#
9 3 (1.89%) F#
9 3 (1.89%) PowerShell
9 3 (1.89%) XQuery
10 1 (0.63%) Groovy
10 1 (0.63%) Java 8
10 1 (0.63%) VB
10 1 (0.63%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.63%) VB6
10 1 (0.63%) VBA
Qualifications
1 51 (32.08%) Security Cleared
2 50 (31.45%) SC Cleared
3 7 (4.40%) Degree
4 3 (1.89%) ISEB
4 3 (1.89%) ISEB Practitioner
4 3 (1.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.26%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.63%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.63%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.63%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.63%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.40%) QA
2 2 (1.26%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.63%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (12.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (6.29%) Hyper-V
3 8 (5.03%) HDFS
4 7 (4.40%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (2.52%) vSphere
6 3 (1.89%) Active Directory
6 3 (1.89%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (1.89%) OCFS2
6 3 (1.89%) XenApp
7 1 (0.63%) Corosync
Systems Management
1 14 (8.81%) Data Guard
2 12 (7.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 10 (6.29%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (1.89%) HP ALM
5 1 (0.63%) Ansible
5 1 (0.63%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.63%) Netcool
5 1 (0.63%) Pacemaker
5 1 (0.63%) Puppet
5 1 (0.63%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 159 (100.00%) Oracle
2 25 (15.72%) Microsoft
3 23 (14.47%) VMware
4 15 (9.43%) Red Hat
5 12 (7.55%) SAP
6 8 (5.03%) IBM
7 5 (3.14%) ESRI
8 3 (1.89%) Ariba
8 3 (1.89%) Citrix
8 3 (1.89%) HP
8 3 (1.89%) Informatica
8 3 (1.89%) Software AG
8 3 (1.89%) Sun
8 3 (1.89%) Veritas
8 3 (1.89%) webMethods
8 3 (1.89%) Workday
9 2 (1.26%) Remedy
10 1 (0.63%) Civica
10 1 (0.63%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.63%) Wonderware