Period
to 1 April 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 1 April 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
1 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 139 162 113
Rank change year-on-year +23 -49 -5
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 143 241 356
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the South East 1.47% 1.54% 2.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.55% 7.50% 10.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 147 228
Median daily rate £485 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.11% +11.76% -2.86%
10th Percentile £370 £306 £363
90th Percentile £638 £575 £550
England median daily rate £453 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +0.56% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 3
Median hourly rate £18.50 £47.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -61.05% +5.56% +48.76%
10th Percentile £17.85 £37.50 £19.10
90th Percentile £69.85 £52.50 £53.50
England median hourly rate £40.75 £40.50 £41.75
% change year-on-year +0.62% -2.99% +4.38%

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 1,895 3,213 3,407
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 19.42% 20.51% 20.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,180 2,036 2,099
Median daily rate £463 £450 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +3.45% +5.45%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £300
90th Percentile £610 £606 £575
England median daily rate £488 £488 £475
% change year-on-year - +2.63% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 41 43
Median hourly rate £32.00 £45.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.89% - +176.92%
10th Percentile £17.00 £21.00 £15.00
90th Percentile £73.75 £55.00 £52.00
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year - +1.45% +30.19%

Oracle Database
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Oracle Database as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Oracle Database in the South East.

Daily rate trend for Oracle Database in the South East

Oracle Database
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Oracle Database in the South East over the 6 months to 1 April 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Oracle Database in the South East

Oracle Database
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Oracle Database in the South East.

Hourly rate trend for Oracle Database in the South East

Oracle Database
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Oracle Database in the South East over the 6 months to 1 April 2020.

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 1 April 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 +18 56 £550 +15.79% 1
Thames Valley +28 53 £481 +13.06% 9
Berkshire +35 48 £485 +14.12% 4
Surrey +39 14 £488 +3.17% 5
West Sussex +15 11 £451 -16.48% 4
East Sussex +26 4 £425 -17.92%
Buckinghamshire +14 4 £400 -11.11% 1
Oxfordshire +16 1 £470 +157.53% 4
Oracle Database
England

For the 6 months to 1 April 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.

1 143 (100.00%) Oracle
2 79 (55.24%) SQL
3 61 (42.66%) PL/SQL
4 57 (39.86%) Oracle ODI
5 54 (37.76%) Oracle Database 11g
6 48 (33.57%) Business Intelligence
7 46 (32.17%) Linux
8 42 (29.37%) ETL
9 40 (27.97%) Security Cleared
10 38 (26.57%) Oracle EBS
11 36 (25.17%) Migration
11 36 (25.17%) SC Cleared
11 36 (25.17%) Oracle Database 12c
12 35 (24.48%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 34 (23.78%) Oracle GoldenGate
14 32 (22.38%) Oracle BI EE
15 29 (20.28%) Windows
16 26 (18.18%) WebLogic
16 26 (18.18%) Oracle Applications
16 26 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
16 26 (18.18%) Defect Management
17 25 (17.48%) Project Management
17 25 (17.48%) Java
18 22 (15.38%) AIX
18 22 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
19 19 (13.29%) XSLT
20 18 (12.59%) Microsoft
20 18 (12.59%) Oracle Linux
21 17 (11.89%) Performance Tuning
21 17 (11.89%) Data Integration

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 26 (18.18%) WebLogic
2 16 (11.19%) Tomcat
3 15 (10.49%) Apache
4 12 (8.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 6 (4.20%) Confluence
6 5 (3.50%) Oracle Service Bus
6 5 (3.50%) WebSphere
7 4 (2.80%) SAP Portal
7 4 (2.80%) SharePoint
8 3 (2.10%) ArcGIS
9 2 (1.40%) IIS
9 2 (1.40%) JBoss
9 2 (1.40%) Oracle Application Server
10 1 (0.70%) CMS
10 1 (0.70%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.70%) Red Hat Fuse
Applications
1 3 (2.10%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 38 (26.57%) Oracle EBS
2 26 (18.18%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (1.40%) ResourceLink
4 1 (0.70%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.70%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.70%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.70%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 14 (9.79%) Azure
2 12 (8.39%) AWS
3 4 (2.80%) Azure ExpressRoute
4 3 (2.10%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (2.10%) SaaS
5 2 (1.40%) Office 365
5 2 (1.40%) Power Platform
6 1 (0.70%) IaaS
6 1 (0.70%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.99%) Firewall
2 3 (2.10%) SSL
3 2 (1.40%) SAN
3 2 (1.40%) SSH
3 2 (1.40%) tcpdump
4 1 (0.70%) DNS
4 1 (0.70%) FTP
4 1 (0.70%) Internet
4 1 (0.70%) LAN
4 1 (0.70%) NAS
4 1 (0.70%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (0.70%) Skype
4 1 (0.70%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.70%) VPN
4 1 (0.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (39.86%) Oracle ODI
2 54 (37.76%) Oracle Database 11g
3 36 (25.17%) Oracle Database 12c
4 35 (24.48%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 32 (22.38%) Oracle BI EE
6 22 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
7 14 (9.79%) SQL Server
8 12 (8.39%) Oracle Reports
9 11 (7.69%) NoSQL
10 10 (6.99%) Oracle Database 10g
10 10 (6.99%) Relational Database
11 8 (5.59%) MySQL
12 7 (4.90%) RDBMS
12 7 (4.90%) SAP BW
13 5 (3.50%) MongoDB
14 4 (2.80%) Oracle9i Database
15 3 (2.10%) GIS
15 3 (2.10%) MariaDB
15 3 (2.10%) OLTP
15 3 (2.10%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 13 (9.09%) Oracle APEX
2 6 (4.20%) JIRA
3 5 (3.50%) Git (software)
4 4 (2.80%) ProC
4 4 (2.80%) PVCS
5 2 (1.40%) Subversion
6 1 (0.70%) Maven
6 1 (0.70%) MSI
6 1 (0.70%) PowerBuilder
6 1 (0.70%) Toad
General
1 16 (11.19%) Finance
2 11 (7.69%) Public Sector
3 5 (3.50%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.80%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.80%) Retail
5 3 (2.10%) Electronics
5 3 (2.10%) Local Government
5 3 (2.10%) Marketing
6 2 (1.40%) Military
Job Titles
1 55 (38.46%) Developer
2 25 (17.48%) Architect
3 22 (15.38%) DBA
3 22 (15.38%) OBIEE Developer
3 22 (15.38%) Oracle DBA
4 18 (12.59%) Oracle Developer
5 16 (11.19%) Consultant
6 13 (9.09%) Technical Developer
7 12 (8.39%) Oracle Architect
8 10 (6.99%) Analyst
9 8 (5.59%) Technical Architect
10 7 (4.90%) Infrastructure Architect
10 7 (4.90%) SAP Basis Consultant
10 7 (4.90%) SAP Consultant
11 6 (4.20%) Scrum Master
12 5 (3.50%) Java Developer
13 4 (2.80%) Administrator
13 4 (2.80%) Oracle Consultant
14 3 (2.10%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 3 (2.10%) Oracle BI Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (23.78%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 19 (13.29%) XSLT
3 17 (11.89%) Middleware
4 16 (11.19%) HTML
4 16 (11.19%) Oracle Fusion
5 13 (9.09%) Web Services
6 7 (4.90%) OAuth
6 7 (4.90%) OAuth2
6 7 (4.90%) SAP Basis
6 7 (4.90%) XML
7 6 (4.20%) RabbitMQ
7 6 (4.20%) Spring
7 6 (4.20%) Spring Boot
8 5 (3.50%) JMS
8 5 (3.50%) RESTful
8 5 (3.50%) SOAP
8 5 (3.50%) WSDL
8 5 (3.50%) XSD
9 4 (2.80%) SAP PI
10 3 (2.10%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.79%) Data Structures
2 11 (7.69%) Clustering
3 10 (6.99%) Derivative
4 8 (5.59%) Replication
5 5 (3.50%) Data Centre
6 4 (2.80%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.10%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.40%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.40%) Cloud Native
8 2 (1.40%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (1.40%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.70%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Licensing
9 1 (0.70%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 46 (32.17%) Linux
2 29 (20.28%) Windows
3 22 (15.38%) AIX
4 18 (12.59%) Oracle Linux
5 17 (11.89%) Unix
6 12 (8.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (8.39%) Windows Server
7 7 (4.90%) SUSE
8 5 (3.50%) Solaris
9 2 (1.40%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (1.40%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.70%) OpenVMS
10 1 (0.70%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.70%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (33.57%) Business Intelligence
2 42 (29.37%) ETL
3 36 (25.17%) Migration
4 26 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (18.18%) Defect Management
5 25 (17.48%) Project Management
6 17 (11.89%) Data Integration
6 17 (11.89%) Performance Tuning
7 16 (11.19%) Analytics
8 13 (9.09%) Sprint Planning
8 13 (9.09%) Sprint Review
8 13 (9.09%) System Testing
8 13 (9.09%) Test Automation
8 13 (9.09%) User Stories
9 12 (8.39%) CRM
9 12 (8.39%) SOA
10 11 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
11 10 (6.99%) Data Analytics
11 10 (6.99%) Scrum
12 9 (6.29%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 79 (55.24%) SQL
2 61 (42.66%) PL/SQL
3 25 (17.48%) Java
4 17 (11.89%) JavaScript
5 12 (8.39%) Shell Script
6 9 (6.29%) Python
7 5 (3.50%) C
7 5 (3.50%) XQuery
8 3 (2.10%) Perl
9 2 (1.40%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.70%) C#
10 1 (0.70%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 40 (27.97%) Security Cleared
2 36 (25.17%) SC Cleared
3 7 (4.90%) Degree
4 2 (1.40%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (1.40%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.40%) OCP
4 2 (1.40%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.70%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.70%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.10%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.70%) QA
2 1 (0.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.70%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (9.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (6.29%) Oracle RAC
3 8 (5.59%) HDFS
3 8 (5.59%) Hyper-V
4 6 (4.20%) Active Directory
5 3 (2.10%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (2.10%) OCFS2
5 3 (2.10%) XenApp
6 2 (1.40%) GFS2
6 2 (1.40%) Samba
6 2 (1.40%) VMware NSX
7 1 (0.70%) Corosync
7 1 (0.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 17 (11.89%) Data Guard
2 15 (10.49%) Oracle RMAN
3 13 (9.09%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 4 (2.80%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 4 (2.80%) Foglight
5 3 (2.10%) Ansible
5 3 (2.10%) Oracle Flashback
6 2 (1.40%) Nessus
6 2 (1.40%) SELinux
6 2 (1.40%) vCenter Server
6 2 (1.40%) vRealize
7 1 (0.70%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.70%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (0.70%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.70%) Netcool
7 1 (0.70%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 1 (0.70%) Pacemaker
7 1 (0.70%) Puppet
7 1 (0.70%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 143 (100.00%) Oracle
2 18 (12.59%) Microsoft
3 14 (9.79%) VMware
4 11 (7.69%) IBM
4 11 (7.69%) Red Hat
5 10 (6.99%) SAP
6 5 (3.50%) Informatica
6 5 (3.50%) Sun
7 4 (2.80%) Imperva
8 3 (2.10%) Citrix
8 3 (2.10%) HP
8 3 (2.10%) Sybase
8 3 (2.10%) Veritas
9 2 (1.40%) 3PAR
9 2 (1.40%) Remedy
9 2 (1.40%) Thycotic
9 2 (1.40%) TOWER Software
10 1 (0.70%) Civica
10 1 (0.70%) Lumension
10 1 (0.70%) MuleSoft