Period
to 12 August 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 12 August 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
12 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 107 150 125
Rank change year-on-year +43 -25 -5
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 85 239 347
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the South East 1.77% 1.62% 2.07%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.06% 8.42% 9.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 161 186
Median daily rate £488 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £363 £300 £344
90th Percentile £642 £563 £538
England median daily rate £475 £450 £430
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 1
Median hourly rate £42.00 £38.75 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.39% +167.24% -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £36.98 £40.00
% change year-on-year -5.34% -7.56% -3.03%

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 938 2,838 3,577
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 19.52% 19.29% 21.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 619 1,749 2,238
Median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +7.36%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £313
90th Percentile £620 £600 £575
England median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 77 52
Median hourly rate £42.00 £47.69 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.93% +17.75% +109.90%
10th Percentile £23.30 £18.00 £12.13
90th Percentile £68.75 £72.50 £55.00
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year - +16.67% -3.23%

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 12 August 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
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 12 August 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 +7 29 £488 +8.33%
West Sussex +49 22 £495 +10.00% 1
Thames Valley +57 20 £470 +10.59%
Berkshire +44 13 £550 +22.22%
Surrey +57 10 £500 -
Buckinghamshire +43 5 £315 -23.64%
East Sussex +43 3 £490 -
Oxfordshire +41 2 £470 +168.57%
Oracle Database
England

For the 6 months to 12 August 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 85 (100.00%) Oracle
2 36 (42.35%) Oracle Database 12c
3 34 (40.00%) Linux
4 29 (34.12%) SQL
5 28 (32.94%) Oracle Database 11g
6 25 (29.41%) Java
7 23 (27.06%) Middleware
8 22 (25.88%) Security Cleared
9 20 (23.53%) Oracle Fusion
10 19 (22.35%) Oracle Service Bus
10 19 (22.35%) SC Cleared
10 19 (22.35%) WebLogic
11 18 (21.18%) Oracle RMAN
11 18 (21.18%) Finance
11 18 (21.18%) Data Guard
12 17 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 17 (20.00%) PL/SQL
12 17 (20.00%) Web Services
12 17 (20.00%) SOA
12 17 (20.00%) ETL
12 17 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
13 16 (18.82%) AIX
13 16 (18.82%) SOAP
13 16 (18.82%) Spring
14 15 (17.65%) XML
14 15 (17.65%) JMS
15 14 (16.47%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
15 14 (16.47%) XSD
15 14 (16.47%) XSLT
15 14 (16.47%) Unix

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 19 (22.35%) Oracle Service Bus
1 19 (22.35%) WebLogic
2 17 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 9 (10.59%) Apache
3 9 (10.59%) AquaLogic
4 5 (5.88%) IIS
5 4 (4.71%) SAP Portal
6 3 (3.53%) JBoss
6 3 (3.53%) WebSphere
7 2 (2.35%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.18%) Apache Airflow
8 1 (1.18%) CMS
8 1 (1.18%) Confluence
8 1 (1.18%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (1.18%) WildFly
Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 9 (10.59%) Oracle Applications
1 9 (10.59%) Oracle BPM
2 7 (8.24%) Documaker
2 7 (8.24%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (7.06%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (2.35%) ResourceLink
5 1 (1.18%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (1.18%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (1.18%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 1 (1.18%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 12 (14.12%) AWS
2 11 (12.94%) Azure
3 3 (3.53%) OpenShift
4 2 (2.35%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (2.35%) Azure ExpressRoute
4 2 (2.35%) SaaS
5 1 (1.18%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.18%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (1.18%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (1.18%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.18%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.71%) SAN
2 3 (3.53%) SSL
3 2 (2.35%) SSH
3 2 (2.35%) tcpdump
4 1 (1.18%) DNS
4 1 (1.18%) Firewall
4 1 (1.18%) Internet
4 1 (1.18%) MPLS
4 1 (1.18%) Skype
4 1 (1.18%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (42.35%) Oracle Database 12c
2 28 (32.94%) Oracle Database 11g
3 17 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 11 (12.94%) Relational Database
4 11 (12.94%) SQL Server
5 7 (8.24%) MySQL
5 7 (8.24%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (8.24%) SAP BW
6 6 (7.06%) DataStage
7 5 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (5.88%) IBM InfoSphere
7 5 (5.88%) Oracle Exadata
7 5 (5.88%) Oracle ODI
8 4 (4.71%) MariaDB
8 4 (4.71%) MongoDB
8 4 (4.71%) Oracle9i Database
9 3 (3.53%) NoSQL
9 3 (3.53%) OLTP
9 3 (3.53%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (3.53%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (16.47%) Subversion
2 12 (14.12%) Git (software)
3 10 (11.76%) Jenkins
4 9 (10.59%) Maven
5 3 (3.53%) Ant
5 3 (3.53%) Hudson
5 3 (3.53%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (1.18%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.18%) JIRA
6 1 (1.18%) MSI
6 1 (1.18%) ProC
6 1 (1.18%) PVCS
6 1 (1.18%) Toad
General
1 18 (21.18%) Finance
2 4 (4.71%) Aerospace
2 4 (4.71%) Public Sector
2 4 (4.71%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.18%) Banking
3 1 (1.18%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.18%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.18%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (40.00%) DBA
2 30 (35.29%) Oracle DBA
3 16 (18.82%) Developer
4 12 (14.12%) Java Developer
5 11 (12.94%) Architect
6 10 (11.76%) Administrator
7 9 (10.59%) Consultant
8 7 (8.24%) Oracle Architect
8 7 (8.24%) SAP Basis Consultant
8 7 (8.24%) SAP Consultant
9 6 (7.06%) Data Modeller
10 5 (5.88%) Designer
10 5 (5.88%) ETL Designer
10 5 (5.88%) Integration Specialist
10 5 (5.88%) Oracle Specialist
10 5 (5.88%) Senior Data Modeller
10 5 (5.88%) Senior Designer
11 4 (4.71%) Infrastructure Architect
11 4 (4.71%) Oracle Applications DBA
12 3 (3.53%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (27.06%) Middleware
2 20 (23.53%) Oracle Fusion
3 17 (20.00%) Web Services
4 16 (18.82%) SOAP
4 16 (18.82%) Spring
5 15 (17.65%) JMS
5 15 (17.65%) XML
6 14 (16.47%) XSD
6 14 (16.47%) XSLT
7 9 (10.59%) EclipseLink
7 9 (10.59%) EJB
7 9 (10.59%) Hibernate
7 9 (10.59%) iBATIS
7 9 (10.59%) Java EE
7 9 (10.59%) JPA
8 7 (8.24%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 7 (8.24%) SAP Basis
9 5 (5.88%) WSDL
10 4 (4.71%) RESTful
10 4 (4.71%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.94%) Clustering
2 8 (9.41%) Data Centre
3 4 (4.71%) Replication
4 2 (2.35%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.35%) Cloud Native
4 2 (2.35%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.18%) Derivative
5 1 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.18%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.18%) Machine to Machine
5 1 (1.18%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.18%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 34 (40.00%) Linux
2 16 (18.82%) AIX
3 14 (16.47%) Unix
4 10 (11.76%) Windows
5 9 (10.59%) Windows Server
6 7 (8.24%) SUSE
7 5 (5.88%) Oracle Linux
7 5 (5.88%) Solaris
8 3 (3.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.18%) OpenVMS
9 1 (1.18%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.18%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (20.00%) ETL
1 17 (20.00%) SOA
2 12 (14.12%) CRM
2 12 (14.12%) Data Integration
2 12 (14.12%) Migration
3 10 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
4 9 (10.59%) ITIL
4 9 (10.59%) Process Management
5 8 (9.41%) Configuration Management
5 8 (9.41%) Data Modelling
5 8 (9.41%) DevOps
5 8 (9.41%) ERP
6 7 (8.24%) BPEL
6 7 (8.24%) Problem-Solving
6 7 (8.24%) Supplier Relationship Management
7 6 (7.06%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (7.06%) Microservices
7 6 (7.06%) Physical Data Model
7 6 (7.06%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (34.12%) SQL
2 25 (29.41%) Java
3 17 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 13 (15.29%) Shell Script
5 8 (9.41%) Python
6 7 (8.24%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 5 (5.88%) XQuery
8 4 (4.71%) Perl
8 4 (4.71%) PowerShell
9 3 (3.53%) VBScript
10 1 (1.18%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.18%) C
10 1 (1.18%) C#
10 1 (1.18%) C++
10 1 (1.18%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 22 (25.88%) Security Cleared
2 19 (22.35%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.71%) Degree
4 3 (3.53%) OCP
4 3 (3.53%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (1.18%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.18%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.71%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.18%) FINREP
2 1 (1.18%) QA
System Software
1 13 (15.29%) Active Directory
2 10 (11.76%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (3.53%) VMware NSX
5 2 (2.35%) GFS2
5 2 (2.35%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.35%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (2.35%) Samba
5 2 (2.35%) XenApp
6 1 (1.18%) Docker
6 1 (1.18%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 18 (21.18%) Data Guard
1 18 (21.18%) Oracle RMAN
2 14 (16.47%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (4.71%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 4 (4.71%) Foglight
4 3 (3.53%) Oracle Flashback
4 3 (3.53%) vRealize
5 2 (2.35%) Ansible
5 2 (2.35%) Kubernetes
5 2 (2.35%) Nessus
5 2 (2.35%) SELinux
5 2 (2.35%) vCenter Server
6 1 (1.18%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (1.18%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (1.18%) Netcool
6 1 (1.18%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 85 (100.00%) Oracle
2 12 (14.12%) IBM
3 9 (10.59%) BEA
4 8 (9.41%) Microsoft
5 7 (8.24%) SAP
5 7 (8.24%) Sun
6 6 (7.06%) Sybase
6 6 (7.06%) VMware
7 4 (4.71%) Imperva
7 4 (4.71%) Informatica
8 3 (3.53%) HP
9 2 (2.35%) 3PAR
9 2 (2.35%) Arqiva
9 2 (2.35%) Citrix
9 2 (2.35%) Red Hat
9 2 (2.35%) Remedy
9 2 (2.35%) Thycotic
9 2 (2.35%) TOWER Software
10 1 (1.18%) F5
10 1 (1.18%) Lumension