The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for Oracle Database 11g skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Oracle Database 11g over the 3 months to 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle Database 11g
England / South West
Rank 114 119 129
Rank change year-on-year +5 +10  
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 11g 21 18 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.82% 0.63% 0.58%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.67% 2.98% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 7
Median daily rate £485 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.25% +8.10%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £375 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £460 £385
UK excluding London median daily rate £443 £360 £375
% change year-on-year +22.91% -4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £32.50

Oracle Database 11g 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 West with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 450 604 704
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 17.62% 21.07% 22.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 296 435 506
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +1.93% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 3 8
Median hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +90.47% -35.38%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.70 £15.00 £19.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £33.90 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.25 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year -8.33% +1.53%  

Oracle Database 11g
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing Oracle Database 11g as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Database 11g in the South West

Oracle Database 11g
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Oracle Database 11g in the South West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Database 11g in the South West

Oracle Database 11g
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle Database 11g in the South West over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle Database 11g in the South West

Oracle Database 11g
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Database 11g in the South West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle Database 11g in the South West

Oracle Database 11g
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Database 11g within the South West region over the 3 months to 22 March 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
Bristol +1 5 £363 -3.33% 2
Wiltshire +2 2 £525 +23.52% 4
Devon -5 2 £510 +27.50%
Gloucestershire -4 1 - -
Oracle Database 11g
England

Oracle Database 11g
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Database 11g 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 West region with a requirement for Oracle Database 11g.

1 47 (100.00%) Oracle
1 47 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 39 (82.98%) SQL
3 28 (59.57%) PL/SQL
4 24 (51.06%) Oracle Database 10g
5 19 (40.43%) Toad
6 18 (38.30%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (36.17%) Security Cleared
8 15 (31.91%) Data Modelling
9 14 (29.79%) Oracle Reports
9 14 (29.79%) Red Hat
9 14 (29.79%) SC Cleared
10 13 (27.66%) Oracle APEX
10 13 (27.66%) Linux
10 13 (27.66%) SQL Server
10 13 (27.66%) Oracle Database 12c
11 12 (25.53%) Business Intelligence
11 12 (25.53%) Microsoft
12 11 (23.40%) Data Warehouse
12 11 (23.40%) Middleware
12 11 (23.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 11 (23.40%) Oracle Fusion
13 10 (21.28%) Scrum
13 10 (21.28%) WebLogic
13 10 (21.28%) Web Services
14 9 (19.15%) .NET
14 9 (19.15%) Oracle Forms
14 9 (19.15%) Finance
14 9 (19.15%) VMware
14 9 (19.15%) Microsoft Azure

Oracle Database 11g
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 10 (21.28%) WebLogic
2 4 (8.51%) WebSphere
3 3 (6.38%) GeoServer
Applications
1 4 (8.51%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Oracle BPM
1 3 (6.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (4.26%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (4.26%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (4.26%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 9 (19.15%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.51%) Kerberos
1 4 (8.51%) PuTTY
1 4 (8.51%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 24 (51.06%) Oracle Database 10g
3 14 (29.79%) Oracle Reports
4 13 (27.66%) Oracle Database 12c
4 13 (27.66%) SQL Server
5 11 (23.40%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (14.89%) Oracle OWB
7 5 (10.64%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 4 (8.51%) Oracle Discoverer
8 4 (8.51%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (8.51%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (8.51%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (2.13%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (2.13%) Oracle ODI
9 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (40.43%) Toad
2 13 (27.66%) Oracle APEX
3 9 (19.15%) Oracle Forms
4 8 (17.02%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (17.02%) TeamCity
5 4 (8.51%) Ant
5 4 (8.51%) Eclipse
5 4 (8.51%) Git (software)
5 4 (8.51%) HP UFT
5 4 (8.51%) Jenkins
5 4 (8.51%) Selenium
5 4 (8.51%) SoapUI
5 4 (8.51%) SpecFlow
5 4 (8.51%) TestNG
6 3 (6.38%) LoadRunner
7 1 (2.13%) JIRA
General
1 9 (19.15%) Finance
2 8 (17.02%) Back Office
3 3 (6.38%) Electronics
3 3 (6.38%) Manufacturing
3 3 (6.38%) Marketing
3 3 (6.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (61.70%) Developer
2 22 (46.81%) Oracle Developer
3 10 (21.28%) SQL Developer
4 9 (19.15%) DBA
5 7 (14.89%) Oracle DBA
6 5 (10.64%) .NET Developer
6 5 (10.64%) PL/SQL Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Automation Tester
7 3 (6.38%) Lead Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Oracle Forms Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Tester
8 2 (4.26%) Architect
8 2 (4.26%) BPM Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Oracle Architect
8 2 (4.26%) Oracle Technical Architect
8 2 (4.26%) SC Cleared DBA
8 2 (4.26%) Technical Architect
9 1 (2.13%) Applications Engineer
9 1 (2.13%) Technical Design Architect
9 1 (2.13%) Test Automation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (23.40%) Middleware
1 11 (23.40%) Oracle Fusion
2 10 (21.28%) Web Services
3 9 (19.15%) .NET
4 7 (14.89%) OAuth2
5 6 (12.77%) RESTful
6 5 (10.64%) Ajax
6 5 (10.64%) CSS
6 5 (10.64%) HTML
6 5 (10.64%) jQuery
7 4 (8.51%) WebSphere MQ
8 3 (6.38%) REST
8 3 (6.38%) WebCenter
9 1 (2.13%) Oracle ADF
9 1 (2.13%) SOAP
9 1 (2.13%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.26%) CESG
1 2 (4.26%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.13%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 13 (27.66%) Linux
2 11 (23.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (12.77%) Oracle Linux
4 4 (8.51%) Unix
4 4 (8.51%) Windows
4 4 (8.51%) Windows Server
4 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (38.30%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (31.91%) Data Modelling
3 12 (25.53%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (21.28%) Scrum
5 8 (17.02%) ITIL
6 7 (14.89%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (12.77%) DevOps
8 5 (10.64%) Project Management
9 4 (8.51%) Capacity Management
9 4 (8.51%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (8.51%) ETL
9 4 (8.51%) Exploratory Testing
9 4 (8.51%) Integration Testing
9 4 (8.51%) Regression Testing
9 4 (8.51%) Service Design
9 4 (8.51%) Test Automation
9 4 (8.51%) Test Scripting
9 4 (8.51%) Test Strategy
9 4 (8.51%) Trend Analysis
9 4 (8.51%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 39 (82.98%) SQL
2 28 (59.57%) PL/SQL
3 6 (12.77%) Shell Script
4 5 (10.64%) Java
4 5 (10.64%) JavaScript
5 4 (8.51%) F#
6 1 (2.13%) VB
6 1 (2.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (36.17%) Security Cleared
2 14 (29.79%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.38%) ISEB
3 3 (6.38%) ISEB Practitioner
3 3 (6.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (4.26%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (2.13%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (4.26%) JSP 440
2 2 (4.26%) QA
System Software
1 5 (10.64%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (8.51%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (8.51%) vSphere
3 2 (4.26%) vCloud
3 2 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (17.02%) vRealize
2 6 (12.77%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 3 (6.38%) Data Guard
3 3 (6.38%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (4.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 47 (100.00%) Oracle
2 14 (29.79%) Red Hat
3 12 (25.53%) Microsoft
4 9 (19.15%) VMware
5 4 (8.51%) HP
5 4 (8.51%) IBM
6 3 (6.38%) IFS
6 3 (6.38%) SAP
7 1 (2.13%) Software AG