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 3 months to 29 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)
England / South East
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 122 79 77
Rank change year-on-year -43 -2  
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 135 235 242
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.75% 2.64% 2.56%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.85% 12.57% 11.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 159 144
Median daily rate £450 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £306 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £375 £385
% change year-on-year +10.00% -2.59%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £55.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.39 £35.72 £56.50
% change year-on-year +21.48% -36.78%  

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 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 1720 1869 2037
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 22.27% 20.98% 21.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 2310 2437 2695
Median daily rate £413 £395 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.43% +5.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £288 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 68 47
Median hourly rate £27.50 £34.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.11% +51.11%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £9.25 £17.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.75 £57.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.95 £26.00
% change year-on-year +18.93% +22.88%  

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 3 months to 29 June 2017.

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
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 3 months to 29 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
Surrey +26 48 £438 +0.57% 3
Oxfordshire -24 25 £475 +35.71%
Hampshire -37 25 £463 +15.62% 3
West Sussex +25 16 £444 +2.24% 1
Berkshire +3 12 £413 -2.94% 3
Buckinghamshire -36 5 £340 +23.63%
Kent -8 2 £363 +11.53% 1
Middlesex +11 1 £425 -
Oracle Database
England

For the 6 months to 29 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 South East region with a requirement for Oracle Database.

1 366 (100.00%) Oracle
2 185 (50.55%) SQL
3 128 (34.97%) Agile Software Development
4 127 (34.70%) Oracle Database 11g
5 124 (33.88%) Unix
6 119 (32.51%) PL/SQL
7 105 (28.69%) Linux
8 101 (27.60%) JavaScript
9 98 (26.78%) Java
10 96 (26.23%) Finance
11 95 (25.96%) Web Services
12 86 (23.50%) Oracle Database 12c
13 78 (21.31%) XML
14 76 (20.77%) HTML
15 66 (18.03%) jQuery
15 66 (18.03%) Security Cleared
16 64 (17.49%) Relational Database
17 63 (17.21%) Business Intelligence
18 62 (16.94%) Oracle Database 10g
19 57 (15.57%) SDLC
20 56 (15.30%) SC Cleared
21 52 (14.21%) Windows
22 51 (13.93%) WebLogic
23 50 (13.66%) HTML5
24 49 (13.39%) Data Warehouse
24 49 (13.39%) ETL
24 49 (13.39%) Shell Script
25 48 (13.11%) Scrum
26 46 (12.57%) SQL Server
27 45 (12.30%) Python

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 51 (13.93%) WebLogic
2 41 (11.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 21 (5.74%) JBoss
4 17 (4.64%) Confluence
5 16 (4.37%) SharePoint
6 13 (3.55%) IIS
7 12 (3.28%) Oracle Service Bus
8 11 (3.01%) Apache
8 11 (3.01%) NetWeaver
8 11 (3.01%) WebSphere
9 9 (2.46%) Oracle Workflow
10 7 (1.91%) ATG Dynamo
10 7 (1.91%) Tomcat
11 4 (1.09%) SharePoint 2013
12 3 (0.82%) GeoServer
13 1 (0.27%) GlassFish
13 1 (0.27%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 20 (5.46%) Photoshop
2 3 (0.82%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 20 (5.46%) Oracle EBS
2 15 (4.10%) Oracle Applications
3 13 (3.55%) Oracle BPM
4 12 (3.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 11 (3.01%) Oracle Utilities
6 9 (2.46%) Siebel CRM
7 5 (1.37%) Oracle 11i
8 4 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
8 4 (1.09%) Oracle EBS R12
9 2 (0.55%) Oracle Financials
10 1 (0.27%) Demantra
10 1 (0.27%) Maximo
10 1 (0.27%) Oracle BRM
10 1 (0.27%) Oracle ERP
10 1 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (2.73%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.09%) IaaS
3 4 (1.09%) PaaS
4 1 (0.27%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.27%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 17 (4.64%) PuTTY
1 17 (4.64%) WinSCP
2 8 (2.19%) LDAP
3 7 (1.91%) SAN
4 5 (1.37%) Kerberos
5 4 (1.09%) Fibre Channel
5 4 (1.09%) HTTP
5 4 (1.09%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.82%) Firewall
7 2 (0.55%) DNS
7 2 (0.55%) Internet
7 2 (0.55%) LAN
7 2 (0.55%) WAN
8 1 (0.27%) 2G
8 1 (0.27%) 3G
8 1 (0.27%) 4G
8 1 (0.27%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.27%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (0.27%) SMS
8 1 (0.27%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 127 (34.70%) Oracle Database 11g
2 86 (23.50%) Oracle Database 12c
3 64 (17.49%) Relational Database
4 62 (16.94%) Oracle Database 10g
5 49 (13.39%) Data Warehouse
6 46 (12.57%) SQL Server
7 43 (11.75%) RDBMS
8 41 (11.20%) Oracle Reports
9 38 (10.38%) Oracle BI EE
10 30 (8.20%) SQLPlus
11 17 (4.64%) Oracle OWB
12 14 (3.83%) SQL Server 2008
13 13 (3.55%) Oracle9i Database
13 13 (3.55%) SQL Server 2012
14 11 (3.01%) SQL Server 2005
14 11 (3.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 8 (2.19%) PostgreSQL
16 7 (1.91%) MySQL
17 6 (1.64%) BusinessObjects
17 6 (1.64%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 43 (11.75%) Subversion
2 38 (10.38%) Git (software)
3 35 (9.56%) Talend Open Studio
4 30 (8.20%) JIRA
5 28 (7.65%) Maven
6 25 (6.83%) Oracle APEX
7 24 (6.56%) Jenkins
8 19 (5.19%) Oracle Forms
9 18 (4.92%) Selenium
10 17 (4.64%) HP UFT
10 17 (4.64%) Team Foundation Server
10 17 (4.64%) Toad
11 16 (4.37%) TeamCity
12 13 (3.55%) SpecFlow
13 12 (3.28%) Ant
13 12 (3.28%) ProC
14 7 (1.91%) Log4j
15 6 (1.64%) Cucumber
15 6 (1.64%) Moq
15 6 (1.64%) SoapUI
General
1 96 (26.23%) Finance
2 13 (3.55%) Publishing
3 12 (3.28%) Telecoms
4 6 (1.64%) Banking
5 5 (1.37%) Electronics
5 5 (1.37%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.37%) Marketing
6 4 (1.09%) Local Government
7 3 (0.82%) Retail
8 1 (0.27%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.27%) Billing
8 1 (0.27%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.27%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 187 (51.09%) Developer
2 72 (19.67%) Oracle Developer
3 47 (12.84%) SQL Developer
4 43 (11.75%) DBA
5 41 (11.20%) Oracle DBA
6 39 (10.66%) PL/SQL Developer
7 36 (9.84%) Analyst
8 31 (8.47%) Java Developer
9 30 (8.20%) JavaScript Developer
10 29 (7.92%) HTML Developer
11 25 (6.83%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 24 (6.56%) Architect
13 23 (6.28%) Oracle Analyst
14 21 (5.74%) Integration Developer
14 21 (5.74%) Systems Analyst
15 20 (5.46%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 20 (5.46%) Web Developer
16 17 (4.64%) Data Warehouse Developer
16 17 (4.64%) Pensions Analyst
17 16 (4.37%) HTML CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (25.96%) Web Services
2 78 (21.31%) XML
3 76 (20.77%) HTML
4 66 (18.03%) jQuery
5 50 (13.66%) HTML5
6 37 (10.11%) CSS
7 35 (9.56%) Ajax
8 32 (8.74%) Spring
9 31 (8.47%) .NET
10 30 (8.20%) SOAP
11 28 (7.65%) Hibernate
12 27 (7.38%) Middleware
12 27 (7.38%) REST
13 25 (6.83%) AngularJS
13 25 (6.83%) CSS3
13 25 (6.83%) Django
13 25 (6.83%) JMS
13 25 (6.83%) React
14 24 (6.56%) JPA
15 22 (6.01%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 22 (6.01%) User Experience
2 13 (3.55%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (2.46%) Computer Science
4 8 (2.19%) Data Centre
5 5 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (1.37%) HACMP
5 5 (1.37%) LPAR
6 4 (1.09%) Replication
7 3 (0.82%) Clustering
7 3 (0.82%) Data Structures
7 3 (0.82%) Driving Licence
7 3 (0.82%) IBM XIV
8 2 (0.55%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (0.55%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.55%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.27%) CESG
9 1 (0.27%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.27%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.27%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.27%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 124 (33.88%) Unix
2 105 (28.69%) Linux
3 52 (14.21%) Windows
4 37 (10.11%) AIX
5 26 (7.10%) Windows Server
6 23 (6.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 16 (4.37%) Solaris
8 13 (3.55%) Windows Server 2008
9 12 (3.28%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (1.91%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (1.37%) Oracle Linux
12 2 (0.55%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.27%) CentOS
13 1 (0.27%) SUSE
13 1 (0.27%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (34.97%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (17.21%) Business Intelligence
3 57 (15.57%) SDLC
4 49 (13.39%) ETL
5 48 (13.11%) Scrum
6 45 (12.30%) Continuous Integration
7 44 (12.02%) Performance Tuning
8 41 (11.20%) MVC
8 41 (11.20%) SOA
9 40 (10.93%) Test Automation
10 39 (10.66%) Migration
11 37 (10.11%) Waterfall
12 29 (7.92%) DevOps
13 28 (7.65%) ITIL
14 26 (7.10%) Web Development
15 24 (6.56%) Data Modelling
16 23 (6.28%) Configuration Management
16 23 (6.28%) Integration Testing
16 23 (6.28%) OO
16 23 (6.28%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 185 (50.55%) SQL
2 119 (32.51%) PL/SQL
3 101 (27.60%) JavaScript
4 98 (26.78%) Java
5 49 (13.39%) Shell Script
6 45 (12.30%) Python
7 21 (5.74%) F#
8 19 (5.19%) C
9 17 (4.64%) C#
10 10 (2.73%) Korn
11 6 (1.64%) VB
12 5 (1.37%) Perl
12 5 (1.37%) T-SQL
13 4 (1.09%) ANSI SQL
13 4 (1.09%) Bash Shell
13 4 (1.09%) C++
13 4 (1.09%) ES6
13 4 (1.09%) TypeScript
14 2 (0.55%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.55%) R
Qualifications
1 66 (18.03%) Security Cleared
2 56 (15.30%) SC Cleared
3 36 (9.84%) Degree
4 10 (2.73%) ISEB
5 9 (2.46%) DV Cleared
5 9 (2.46%) ISEB Practitioner
5 9 (2.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.55%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (0.55%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.27%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.27%) RHCE
7 1 (0.27%) RHCSA
7 1 (0.27%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.83%) QA
2 3 (0.82%) SLA
3 2 (0.55%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.55%) JSP 440
3 2 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 42 (11.48%) Oracle RAC
2 13 (3.55%) vSphere
3 9 (2.46%) Active Directory
4 8 (2.19%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 5 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (1.09%) Terminal Services
6 4 (1.09%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.55%) Corosync
7 2 (0.55%) Docker
7 2 (0.55%) vCloud
8 1 (0.27%) NDS
8 1 (0.27%) NetIQ eDirectory
8 1 (0.27%) Oracle Clusterware
8 1 (0.27%) Shibboleth
8 1 (0.27%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 16 (4.37%) Oracle RMAN
2 14 (3.83%) Data Guard
3 12 (3.28%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 12 (3.28%) vRealize
4 10 (2.73%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 7 (1.91%) Oracle Identity Management
6 5 (1.37%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 4 (1.09%) Puppet
8 3 (0.82%) Ansible
9 2 (0.55%) NetBackup
9 2 (0.55%) Pacemaker
10 1 (0.27%) EMC NetWorker
10 1 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (0.27%) Nagios
10 1 (0.27%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 1 (0.27%) Oracle Flashback
10 1 (0.27%) SCCM
10 1 (0.27%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 1 (0.27%) vMotion
Vendors
1 366 (100.00%) Oracle
2 42 (11.48%) Microsoft
3 35 (9.56%) Talend
4 32 (8.74%) VMware
5 31 (8.47%) SAP
6 28 (7.65%) Red Hat
7 21 (5.74%) HP
8 17 (4.64%) IBM
9 11 (3.01%) Siebel
9 11 (3.01%) Veritas
10 10 (2.73%) Informatica
11 9 (2.46%) Cognos
12 8 (2.19%) Remedy
13 7 (1.91%) ATG
14 5 (1.37%) Cisco
15 3 (0.82%) Brocade
15 3 (0.82%) NetApp
16 2 (0.55%) DevExpress
16 2 (0.55%) Google
16 2 (0.55%) Software AG
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