Period
to 28 October 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 28 October 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
28 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 98 151 143
Rank change year-on-year +53 -8 +11
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 67 225 309
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the South East 1.84% 1.64% 1.88%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.63% 8.11% 8.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 148 149
Median daily rate £488 £470 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.72% +10.59% -5.56%
10th Percentile £343 £362 £325
90th Percentile £648 £602 £575
England median daily rate £451 £475 £425
% change year-on-year -5.16% +11.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 4
Median hourly rate £42.00 £42.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +20.00% +141.38%
England median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £39.38
% change year-on-year -10.63% +1.59% -1.56%

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 696 2,774 3,575
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 19.15% 20.22% 21.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 462 1,681 2,303
Median daily rate £473 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% - +12.36%
10th Percentile £288 £300 £313
90th Percentile £623 £600 £575
England median daily rate £490 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +3.16% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 89 49
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.07 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.19% +0.19% +18.64%
10th Percentile £15.10 £15.23 £17.50
90th Percentile £55.86 £74.75 £58.00
Median hourly rate £35.00 £31.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year +12.90% +5.08% -2.48%

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 28 October 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 28 October 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 0 24 £500 +12.36% 4
Thames Valley +65 19 £315 -34.38% 5
West Sussex +48 17 £505 +1.00%
Buckinghamshire +46 10 £315 -23.64% 2
Berkshire +47 9 £281 -42.01% 2
Surrey +72 5 £500 +8.11%
Kent +32 1 £450 -
Oracle Database
England

For the 6 months to 28 October 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 67 (100.00%) Oracle
2 33 (49.25%) SQL
3 29 (43.28%) Oracle Database 12c
4 27 (40.30%) Security Cleared
5 24 (35.82%) SC Cleared
6 23 (34.33%) Oracle Database 11g
6 23 (34.33%) Java
7 22 (32.84%) PL/SQL
8 17 (25.37%) WebLogic
8 17 (25.37%) Oracle Service Bus
9 16 (23.88%) Subversion
9 16 (23.88%) Spring
9 16 (23.88%) ETL
10 15 (22.39%) XML
10 15 (22.39%) Oracle Database 10g
11 14 (20.90%) Linux
11 14 (20.90%) Continuous Integration
12 13 (19.40%) Agile Software Development
12 13 (19.40%) Java EE
12 13 (19.40%) Jenkins
12 13 (19.40%) SOAP
12 13 (19.40%) SQL Server
13 12 (17.91%) PostgreSQL
13 12 (17.91%) JMS
13 12 (17.91%) Data Modelling
13 12 (17.91%) Oracle BPM
14 11 (16.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 11 (16.42%) Maven
14 11 (16.42%) ITIL
14 11 (16.42%) SOA

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 17 (25.37%) Oracle Service Bus
1 17 (25.37%) WebLogic
2 11 (16.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 10 (14.93%) Apache
4 9 (13.43%) AquaLogic
4 9 (13.43%) IIS
5 2 (2.99%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.49%) CMS
6 1 (1.49%) JBoss
6 1 (1.49%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (1.49%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.49%) WildFly
Applications
1 2 (2.99%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (17.91%) Oracle BPM
2 6 (8.96%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (8.96%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (2.99%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (2.99%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.99%) AWS
1 2 (2.99%) GitHub
2 1 (1.49%) OpenShift
2 1 (1.49%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.46%) SAN
2 2 (2.99%) NAS
3 1 (1.49%) DNS
3 1 (1.49%) HTTP
3 1 (1.49%) Internet
3 1 (1.49%) MPLS
3 1 (1.49%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (43.28%) Oracle Database 12c
2 23 (34.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 15 (22.39%) Oracle Database 10g
4 13 (19.40%) SQL Server
5 12 (17.91%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (13.43%) Relational Database
7 6 (8.96%) DataStage
8 5 (7.46%) IBM InfoSphere
8 5 (7.46%) Oracle Exadata
9 4 (5.97%) DB2
9 4 (5.97%) MySQL
10 3 (4.48%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (2.99%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (2.99%) Hadoop
11 2 (2.99%) Oracle8/8i Database
11 2 (2.99%) Oracle9i Database
11 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (2.99%) Sybase IQ
12 1 (1.49%) MariaDB
12 1 (1.49%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 16 (23.88%) Subversion
2 13 (19.40%) Jenkins
3 11 (16.42%) Maven
4 9 (13.43%) Git (software)
5 8 (11.94%) JIRA
6 6 (8.96%) Selenium
7 5 (7.46%) Ant
8 4 (5.97%) Cucumber
8 4 (5.97%) Eclipse
8 4 (5.97%) Oracle APEX
9 3 (4.48%) Hudson
9 3 (4.48%) Oracle Forms
10 2 (2.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (2.99%) Bitbucket
10 2 (2.99%) Gradle
10 2 (2.99%) JMeter
10 2 (2.99%) Liquibase
10 2 (2.99%) NUnit
10 2 (2.99%) Rational Rose
10 2 (2.99%) Toad
General
1 10 (14.93%) Finance
2 4 (5.97%) Aerospace
2 4 (5.97%) Public Sector
3 3 (4.48%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.99%) Law
5 1 (1.49%) Banking
5 1 (1.49%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.49%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (38.81%) Developer
2 18 (26.87%) DBA
3 13 (19.40%) Oracle DBA
4 9 (13.43%) Administrator
4 9 (13.43%) Java Developer
4 9 (13.43%) Oracle Developer
5 5 (7.46%) Applications Developer
5 5 (7.46%) Applications Support
5 5 (7.46%) Data Modeller
5 5 (7.46%) Designer
5 5 (7.46%) ETL Designer
5 5 (7.46%) Integration Specialist
5 5 (7.46%) Oracle Specialist
5 5 (7.46%) Senior Data Modeller
5 5 (7.46%) Senior Designer
6 4 (5.97%) SC Cleared DBA
7 3 (4.48%) Systems Integration Specialist
8 2 (2.99%) Agile Developer
8 2 (2.99%) Applications Support Specialist
8 2 (2.99%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (23.88%) Spring
2 15 (22.39%) XML
3 13 (19.40%) Java EE
3 13 (19.40%) SOAP
4 12 (17.91%) JMS
5 11 (16.42%) Middleware
6 10 (14.93%) Web Services
6 10 (14.93%) XSD
7 9 (13.43%) EclipseLink
7 9 (13.43%) EJB
7 9 (13.43%) Hibernate
7 9 (13.43%) iBATIS
7 9 (13.43%) JPA
7 9 (13.43%) Oracle Fusion
7 9 (13.43%) XSLT
8 8 (11.94%) CSS
9 7 (10.45%) HTML
10 5 (7.46%) .NET
10 5 (7.46%) Oracle GoldenGate
11 4 (5.97%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.97%) Clustering
1 4 (5.97%) Data Centre
1 4 (5.97%) Replication
2 3 (4.48%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.99%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.49%) Derivative
4 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.49%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.49%) Machine to Machine
4 1 (1.49%) NHS
4 1 (1.49%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (20.90%) Linux
2 9 (13.43%) Unix
3 5 (7.46%) AIX
4 3 (4.48%) Windows
5 2 (2.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.99%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.49%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (23.88%) ETL
2 14 (20.90%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (19.40%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (17.91%) Data Modelling
5 11 (16.42%) ITIL
5 11 (16.42%) SOA
6 9 (13.43%) Continuous Improvement
6 9 (13.43%) Process Management
7 6 (8.96%) Data Integration
7 6 (8.96%) DevOps
7 6 (8.96%) Information Governance
7 6 (8.96%) Migration
7 6 (8.96%) Physical Data Model
7 6 (8.96%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (8.96%) System Integration Testing
8 5 (7.46%) ITIL V3
8 5 (7.46%) Patch Management
8 5 (7.46%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (7.46%) Test Automation
8 5 (7.46%) UML
Programming Languages
1 33 (49.25%) SQL
2 23 (34.33%) Java
3 22 (32.84%) PL/SQL
4 10 (14.93%) JavaScript
5 6 (8.96%) Python
6 4 (5.97%) Perl
6 4 (5.97%) PowerShell
6 4 (5.97%) T-SQL
6 4 (5.97%) VB.NET
7 3 (4.48%) VBScript
8 2 (2.99%) C
8 2 (2.99%) C++
8 2 (2.99%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.99%) VB
8 2 (2.99%) VB6
9 1 (1.49%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.49%) C#
9 1 (1.49%) R
9 1 (1.49%) REXX
Qualifications
1 27 (40.30%) Security Cleared
2 24 (35.82%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.99%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (2.99%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.49%) Degree
4 1 (1.49%) OCP
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.48%) QA
2 1 (1.49%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.49%) FINREP
2 1 (1.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.49%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (8.96%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.49%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.49%) VMware NSX
2 1 (1.49%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (11.94%) Data Guard
2 7 (10.45%) Oracle RMAN
3 6 (8.96%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (2.99%) Ambari
4 2 (2.99%) Puppet
4 2 (2.99%) ZABBIX
5 1 (1.49%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 1 (1.49%) vRealize
Vendors
1 67 (100.00%) Oracle
2 9 (13.43%) BEA
3 8 (11.94%) IBM
4 3 (4.48%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.48%) Sybase
5 2 (2.99%) Arqiva
5 2 (2.99%) Baan
5 2 (2.99%) Hyperion
5 2 (2.99%) Sparx
5 2 (2.99%) Sun
5 2 (2.99%) Talend
6 1 (1.49%) Cisco
6 1 (1.49%) EMC
6 1 (1.49%) F5
6 1 (1.49%) Informatica
6 1 (1.49%) Remedy
6 1 (1.49%) Vertica
6 1 (1.49%) VMware