Period
to 16 December 2018

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 16 December 2018 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
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 160 152 132
Rank change year-on-year -8 -20 -61
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 284 269 275
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.69% 1.60% 1.70%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.80% 7.76% 8.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 167 162
South East median daily rate £425 £425 £425
10th Percentile £326 £357 £313
90th Percentile £575 £538 £531
England median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 3
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.22% +12.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £31.40 £19.50 £37.60
90th Percentile £48.75 £53.50 £43.50
England median hourly rate £40.00 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -2.44% +2.50% -

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 3,640 3,467 3,211
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 21.68% 20.65% 19.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,353 2,217 1,919
South East median daily rate £450 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% +3.90%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £588 £567 £550
England median daily rate £475 £463 £425
% change year-on-year +2.70% +8.82% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 46 74
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £18.53
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.22% +142.88% -28.66%
10th Percentile £18.26 £13.13 £9.25
90th Percentile £57.45 £49.38 £47.05
England median hourly rate £32.50 £32.75 £27.75
% change year-on-year -0.76% +18.02% +0.91%

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 16 December 2018.

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 16 December 2018.

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 16 December 2018. 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 -11 89 £413 +3.13% 11
Thames Valley +26 76 £425 +6.25% 16
Berkshire +19 66 £425 +13.33% 8
Surrey -37 52 £463 -7.50% 6
West Sussex -7 36 £450 +5.88% 6
Kent +24 17 £550 +37.50% 2
Buckinghamshire +24 6 £425 +6.25% 2
East Sussex -13 5 £525 +23.53%
Oxfordshire +8 4 £300 -26.83% 6
Middlesex +14 1 - -
Oracle Database
England

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, 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.

1 284 (100.00%) Oracle
2 103 (36.27%) SQL
3 84 (29.58%) Oracle Database 12c
4 79 (27.82%) Java
5 74 (26.06%) Oracle Database 11g
6 65 (22.89%) Windows
7 61 (21.48%) Linux
7 61 (21.48%) Unix
8 58 (20.42%) PL/SQL
9 53 (18.66%) SQL Server
9 53 (18.66%) Web Services
10 52 (18.31%) Agile Software Development
11 51 (17.96%) Microsoft
12 49 (17.25%) Security Cleared
13 43 (15.14%) Oracle Reports
14 41 (14.44%) Performance Tuning
15 38 (13.38%) SC Cleared
16 36 (12.68%) Oracle Database 10g
17 34 (11.97%) Finance
18 33 (11.62%) Clustering
19 32 (11.27%) ITIL
20 31 (10.92%) VMware
20 31 (10.92%) Project Management
21 30 (10.56%) Migration
22 29 (10.21%) Oracle Forms
23 28 (9.86%) .NET
24 27 (9.51%) Middleware
24 27 (9.51%) SAP
24 27 (9.51%) SOA
24 27 (9.51%) Oracle ODI

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 27 (9.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 22 (7.75%) Oracle Service Bus
3 18 (6.34%) WebLogic
4 14 (4.93%) SharePoint
4 14 (4.93%) WebSphere
5 11 (3.87%) Confluence
6 8 (2.82%) NetWeaver
7 6 (2.11%) CMS
7 6 (2.11%) SAP Portal
8 5 (1.76%) MS Exchange
9 4 (1.41%) IIS
9 4 (1.41%) Tomcat
10 3 (1.06%) ArcGIS
10 3 (1.06%) ArcSDE
10 3 (1.06%) JBoss
10 3 (1.06%) Oracle BPEL
10 3 (1.06%) Oracle Workflow
10 3 (1.06%) SAS
11 2 (0.70%) Oracle Application Server
12 1 (0.35%) nginx
Applications
1 17 (5.99%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (4.23%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (2.11%) MS Visio
3 6 (2.11%) Photoshop
4 5 (1.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 20 (7.04%) Oracle EBS
2 17 (5.99%) Oracle Applications
3 11 (3.87%) Oracle Utilities
4 10 (3.52%) Siebel CRM
5 6 (2.11%) Oracle BPM
6 4 (1.41%) HFM
6 4 (1.41%) SAP S/4HANA
7 3 (1.06%) Oracle EBS R12
7 3 (1.06%) Oracle Receivables
8 2 (0.70%) Oracle Assets
8 2 (0.70%) Oracle BRM
8 2 (0.70%) Oracle Financials
8 2 (0.70%) Oracle General Ledger
8 2 (0.70%) Oracle Payables
8 2 (0.70%) Payment Gateway
8 2 (0.70%) SAP GTS
9 1 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
9 1 (0.35%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
9 1 (0.35%) PeopleSoft HRMS
9 1 (0.35%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 17 (5.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (5.28%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (3.87%) IaaS
4 4 (1.41%) SuccessFactors
5 3 (1.06%) Office 365
6 2 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.70%) PaaS
6 2 (0.70%) SaaS
7 1 (0.35%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (0.35%) GitHub
7 1 (0.35%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.35%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.35%) Oracle CX
7 1 (0.35%) Slack
7 1 (0.35%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.93%) SAN
2 12 (4.23%) LAN
3 10 (3.52%) DNS
3 10 (3.52%) Firewall
3 10 (3.52%) HTTP
4 7 (2.46%) VPN
4 7 (2.46%) WAN
5 6 (2.11%) VoIP
6 5 (1.76%) DHCP
6 5 (1.76%) TCP/IP
7 4 (1.41%) Broadband
7 4 (1.41%) Internet
7 4 (1.41%) NAS
7 4 (1.41%) Reverse Proxy
7 4 (1.41%) Wireshark
8 3 (1.06%) PuTTY
9 2 (0.70%) GPRS
9 2 (0.70%) GSM
9 2 (0.70%) VLAN
9 2 (0.70%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (29.58%) Oracle Database 12c
2 74 (26.06%) Oracle Database 11g
3 53 (18.66%) SQL Server
4 43 (15.14%) Oracle Reports
5 36 (12.68%) Oracle Database 10g
6 27 (9.51%) Oracle ODI
7 23 (8.10%) Oracle BI EE
8 22 (7.75%) Relational Database
9 20 (7.04%) RDBMS
10 18 (6.34%) SQL Server 2008
11 17 (5.99%) MySQL
12 16 (5.63%) SQL Server 2012
13 15 (5.28%) Data Warehouse
13 15 (5.28%) Oracle Exadata
14 10 (3.52%) SQL Server 2005
15 9 (3.17%) PostgreSQL
16 8 (2.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 6 (2.11%) BusinessObjects
17 6 (2.11%) NoSQL
17 6 (2.11%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 29 (10.21%) Oracle Forms
2 23 (8.10%) Git (software)
3 22 (7.75%) Toad
4 12 (4.23%) JIRA
4 12 (4.23%) Subversion
5 11 (3.87%) Jenkins
5 11 (3.87%) ProC
6 10 (3.52%) Team Foundation Server
7 9 (3.17%) Visual Studio
8 7 (2.46%) Oracle APEX
9 6 (2.11%) Maven
10 5 (1.76%) LoadRunner
10 5 (1.76%) PVCS
11 4 (1.41%) MSI
11 4 (1.41%) Selenium
11 4 (1.41%) Sonatype Nexus
11 4 (1.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 3 (1.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 3 (1.06%) SoapUI
12 3 (1.06%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 34 (11.97%) Finance
2 12 (4.23%) Telecoms
3 10 (3.52%) Legal
4 9 (3.17%) Banking
5 4 (1.41%) General Ledger
5 4 (1.41%) Retail
6 2 (0.70%) Automotive
6 2 (0.70%) Billing
6 2 (0.70%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.35%) Military
Job Titles
1 92 (32.39%) Developer
2 56 (19.72%) DBA
3 48 (16.90%) Oracle DBA
4 35 (12.32%) Analyst
5 30 (10.56%) Consultant
6 28 (9.86%) Oracle Developer
7 25 (8.80%) Architect
8 24 (8.45%) SQL Developer
9 18 (6.34%) Java Developer
10 13 (4.58%) PL/SQL Developer
11 12 (4.23%) Oracle Applications DBA
12 11 (3.87%) Administrator
12 11 (3.87%) SAP Consultant
13 10 (3.52%) Data Analyst
13 10 (3.52%) SAP Basis Consultant
13 10 (3.52%) Technical Architect
14 9 (3.17%) Oracle Consultant
15 8 (2.82%) .NET Developer
16 7 (2.46%) Oracle Analyst
16 7 (2.46%) Oracle Forms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (18.66%) Web Services
2 28 (9.86%) .NET
3 27 (9.51%) Middleware
4 26 (9.15%) Spring
5 25 (8.80%) Oracle Fusion
6 24 (8.45%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 20 (7.04%) CSS
8 19 (6.69%) SOAP
8 19 (6.69%) Spring Boot
8 19 (6.69%) XML
9 17 (5.99%) HTML
10 15 (5.28%) JMS
11 14 (4.93%) jQuery
12 13 (4.58%) SAP Basis
13 12 (4.23%) REST
14 11 (3.87%) Ajax
14 11 (3.87%) RESTful
15 10 (3.52%) AngularJS
15 10 (3.52%) ASP.NET
16 8 (2.82%) Oracle ADF
Miscellaneous
1 33 (11.62%) Clustering
2 16 (5.63%) Replication
3 15 (5.28%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (2.46%) PKI
4 7 (2.46%) User Experience
5 5 (1.76%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (1.76%) Virtual Team
6 4 (1.41%) Client/Server
6 4 (1.41%) Microsoft Licensing
6 4 (1.41%) Oracle Exalytics
7 3 (1.06%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (1.06%) HP Storage
8 2 (0.70%) IPTV
8 2 (0.70%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.70%) NHS
8 2 (0.70%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.35%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.35%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.35%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.35%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 65 (22.89%) Windows
2 61 (21.48%) Linux
2 61 (21.48%) Unix
3 26 (9.15%) AIX
4 21 (7.39%) SUSE
5 19 (6.69%) OpenVMS
6 18 (6.34%) Windows Server
7 17 (5.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 14 (4.93%) Windows Server 2008
9 12 (4.23%) Solaris
10 10 (3.52%) Windows 7
11 9 (3.17%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (1.76%) Oracle Linux
12 5 (1.76%) Windows Vista
13 3 (1.06%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.35%) CentOS
14 1 (0.35%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.35%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (18.31%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (14.44%) Performance Tuning
3 32 (11.27%) ITIL
4 31 (10.92%) Project Management
5 30 (10.56%) Migration
6 27 (9.51%) SOA
7 20 (7.04%) Business Intelligence
7 20 (7.04%) CRM
8 19 (6.69%) MVC
8 19 (6.69%) SDLC
9 18 (6.34%) Data Migration
9 18 (6.34%) Root Cause Analysis
9 18 (6.34%) Test Automation
10 17 (5.99%) Data Modelling
10 17 (5.99%) DevOps
10 17 (5.99%) Disaster Recovery
10 17 (5.99%) Scrum
11 16 (5.63%) ETL
12 15 (5.28%) Continuous Integration
12 15 (5.28%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 103 (36.27%) SQL
2 79 (27.82%) Java
3 58 (20.42%) PL/SQL
4 23 (8.10%) C#
5 20 (7.04%) JavaScript
6 19 (6.69%) C
7 18 (6.34%) Shell Script
8 17 (5.99%) Java 8
9 14 (4.93%) PowerShell
9 14 (4.93%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
10 12 (4.23%) Python
11 11 (3.87%) T-SQL
12 7 (2.46%) C++
13 5 (1.76%) Groovy
14 4 (1.41%) Perl
15 3 (1.06%) Fortran
16 2 (0.70%) Delphi
16 2 (0.70%) F#
17 1 (0.35%) Scala
17 1 (0.35%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 49 (17.25%) Security Cleared
2 38 (13.38%) SC Cleared
3 21 (7.39%) Degree
4 10 (3.52%) ITIL Certification
5 8 (2.82%) DV Cleared
5 8 (2.82%) Oracle Certification
6 7 (2.46%) OCP
7 6 (2.11%) ISEB
8 4 (1.41%) ISTQB
8 4 (1.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.70%) ISEB Practitioner
10 2 (0.70%) Master's Degree
11 1 (0.35%) BPSS Clearance
11 1 (0.35%) CCIE
11 1 (0.35%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.35%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.35%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.87%) QA
2 6 (2.11%) GDPR
3 5 (1.76%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.35%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.35%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.35%) PMO
4 1 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.35%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (7.39%) Active Directory
2 20 (7.04%) Oracle RAC
3 18 (6.34%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (2.82%) Docker
4 8 (2.82%) vSphere
5 5 (1.76%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (1.41%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.35%) HDFS
7 1 (0.35%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 26 (9.15%) Data Guard
2 23 (8.10%) Oracle RMAN
3 16 (5.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 9 (3.17%) SCCM
5 8 (2.82%) Foglight
6 7 (2.46%) Ansible
7 6 (2.11%) SCOM
8 5 (1.76%) HP ALM
8 5 (1.76%) Kubernetes
9 4 (1.41%) McAfee ePO
9 4 (1.41%) nmon
9 4 (1.41%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 3 (1.06%) Microsoft Clustering
10 3 (1.06%) Puppet
10 3 (1.06%) WSUS
11 1 (0.35%) Grafana
11 1 (0.35%) Kibana
11 1 (0.35%) SQL Sentry
11 1 (0.35%) Terraform
11 1 (0.35%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 284 (100.00%) Oracle
2 51 (17.96%) Microsoft
3 31 (10.92%) VMware
4 27 (9.51%) SAP
5 20 (7.04%) Red Hat
6 14 (4.93%) Citrix
7 12 (4.23%) Siebel
8 10 (3.52%) CA
8 10 (3.52%) HP
8 10 (3.52%) Informatica
9 9 (3.17%) IBM
10 8 (2.82%) Imperva
11 7 (2.46%) NetApp
12 6 (2.11%) Nimble Storage
13 5 (1.76%) Lumension
14 4 (1.41%) Ariba
14 4 (1.41%) Fujitsu
14 4 (1.41%) Hyperion
14 4 (1.41%) McAfee
14 4 (1.41%) WSO2