Period
to 10 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 10 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 West
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 155 144 69
Rank change year-on-year -11 -75 +31
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 72 51 150
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.12% 0.92% 2.67%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.03% 4.77% 12.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 38 91
South West median daily rate £425 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.43% -9.68% +3.33%
10th Percentile £329 £309 £325
90th Percentile £550 £396 £525
England median daily rate £425 £433 £425
% change year-on-year -1.73% +1.76% +1.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 9
South West median hourly rate £40.00 - £40.00
10th Percentile £39.50 - £29.50
90th Percentile £63.38 - £41.00
England median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £40.00

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 West with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1,431 1,069 1,216
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 22.27% 19.27% 21.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 982 675 833
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £306 £281 £263
90th Percentile £575 £528 £525
England median daily rate £475 £463 £425
% change year-on-year +2.70% +8.82% +1.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 22 35
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.08% -14.47% -8.43%
10th Percentile £18.59 £13.65 £12.00
90th Percentile £64.13 £58.75 £46.90
England median hourly rate £33.75 £32.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year +3.85% +18.18% -

Oracle Database
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Oracle Database as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Database in the South West

Oracle Database
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 in the South West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Database in the South West

Oracle Database
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle Database in the South West over the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle Database in the South West

Oracle Database
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle Database in the South West

Oracle Database
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle Database in the South West over the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Oracle Database in the South West

Oracle Database
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 within the South West region over the 6 months to 10 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
Bristol -22 25 £413 +17.86% 10
Wiltshire -13 17 £425 +25.93% 2
Gloucestershire +3 15 £492 - 2
Somerset - 6 £250 - 2
Dorset +5 5 £325 - 4
Devon +1 3 £375 - 3
Oracle Database
England

For the 6 months to 10 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 West region with a requirement for Oracle Database.

1 72 (100.00%) Oracle
2 34 (47.22%) SQL
3 33 (45.83%) SQL Server
4 29 (40.28%) Linux
5 28 (38.89%) Security Cleared
6 24 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
6 24 (33.33%) Unix
7 17 (23.61%) Finance
7 17 (23.61%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
8 16 (22.22%) SC Cleared
8 16 (22.22%) Oracle Fusion
8 16 (22.22%) Middleware
8 16 (22.22%) MySQL
9 15 (20.83%) .NET
9 15 (20.83%) JavaScript
9 15 (20.83%) Shell Script
10 14 (19.44%) PL/SQL
10 14 (19.44%) Oracle RMAN
10 14 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (19.44%) Content Management
11 13 (18.06%) Oracle Database 11g
11 13 (18.06%) DV Cleared
11 13 (18.06%) WebCenter
11 13 (18.06%) Analytical Skills
11 13 (18.06%) HTML
11 13 (18.06%) OO
11 13 (18.06%) ASP.NET
11 13 (18.06%) CSS
11 13 (18.06%) Business Intelligence
11 13 (18.06%) Microsoft

Oracle Database
Co-occurring 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 6 (8.33%) Apache
1 6 (8.33%) IIS
1 6 (8.33%) Tomcat
2 5 (6.94%) WebLogic
3 4 (5.56%) ColdFusion
3 4 (5.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (5.56%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.39%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (16.67%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (6.94%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (5.56%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (5.56%) Oracle Payables
3 4 (5.56%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (2.78%) StreamServe
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (45.83%) SQL Server
2 24 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
3 16 (22.22%) MySQL
4 13 (18.06%) Oracle Database 11g
5 10 (13.89%) MongoDB
5 10 (13.89%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (12.50%) Big Data
7 5 (6.94%) Relational Database
7 5 (6.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (5.56%) Oracle OWB
8 4 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (2.78%) Oracle ODI
9 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (1.39%) DataStax
10 1 (1.39%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 1 (1.39%) IBM InfoSphere
10 1 (1.39%) RDBMS
10 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (5.56%) PeopleTools
2 2 (2.78%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle Forms
General
1 17 (23.61%) Finance
2 11 (15.28%) Manufacturing
3 10 (13.89%) Electronics
3 10 (13.89%) Marketing
3 10 (13.89%) Telecoms
4 4 (5.56%) General Ledger
5 3 (4.17%) Banking
6 1 (1.39%) Military
6 1 (1.39%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (43.06%) Developer
2 28 (38.89%) DBA
3 17 (23.61%) Oracle Developer
4 16 (22.22%) Oracle DBA
5 12 (16.67%) .NET Developer
6 8 (11.11%) Administrator
6 8 (11.11%) BPM Developer
7 7 (9.72%) ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (9.72%) Software Developer
8 6 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (8.33%) C# Developer
9 5 (6.94%) DV Cleared DBA
10 4 (5.56%) Analyst
10 4 (5.56%) Senior DBA
10 4 (5.56%) SQL DBA
10 4 (5.56%) Systems Developer
11 3 (4.17%) Architect
11 3 (4.17%) Senior .NET Developer
11 3 (4.17%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (22.22%) Middleware
1 16 (22.22%) Oracle Fusion
2 15 (20.83%) .NET
3 13 (18.06%) ASP.NET
3 13 (18.06%) CSS
3 13 (18.06%) HTML
3 13 (18.06%) WebCenter
4 12 (16.67%) Oracle ADF
5 10 (13.89%) jQuery
6 9 (12.50%) AngularJS
6 9 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
6 9 (12.50%) JSON
6 9 (12.50%) REST
6 9 (12.50%) SOAP
7 6 (8.33%) Angular 2
8 4 (5.56%) LAMP
8 4 (5.56%) XML
9 3 (4.17%) Web Services
10 2 (2.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.06%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (16.67%) Replication
3 11 (15.28%) Clustering
4 3 (4.17%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.78%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.39%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.39%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 29 (40.28%) Linux
2 24 (33.33%) Unix
3 12 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (8.33%) Windows
4 6 (8.33%) Windows Server
5 3 (4.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (19.44%) Content Management
2 13 (18.06%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (18.06%) OO
3 11 (15.28%) Programme Management
3 11 (15.28%) Scrum
4 10 (13.89%) Data Security
4 10 (13.89%) Digital Marketing
4 10 (13.89%) Disaster Recovery
4 10 (13.89%) High Availability
4 10 (13.89%) Problem-Solving
4 10 (13.89%) Task Automation
5 9 (12.50%) MVC
5 9 (12.50%) OOD
5 9 (12.50%) Process Management
6 8 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
7 7 (9.72%) ITIL
8 6 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (8.33%) Software Engineering
9 5 (6.94%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (47.22%) SQL
2 15 (20.83%) JavaScript
2 15 (20.83%) Shell Script
3 14 (19.44%) PL/SQL
4 12 (16.67%) PowerShell
5 10 (13.89%) C#
6 5 (6.94%) PHP
6 5 (6.94%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.78%) VB
7 2 (2.78%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.39%) Java
8 1 (1.39%) VBA
Qualifications
1 28 (38.89%) Security Cleared
2 16 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 13 (18.06%) DV Cleared
4 7 (9.72%) Degree
5 1 (1.39%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.39%) Master's Degree
5 1 (1.39%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.39%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.39%) PMO
System Software
1 11 (15.28%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.39%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (23.61%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 14 (19.44%) Oracle RMAN
3 11 (15.28%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 6 (8.33%) Data Guard
5 4 (5.56%) SCOM
6 1 (1.39%) Ansible
6 1 (1.39%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.39%) Puppet
Vendors
1 72 (100.00%) Oracle
2 13 (18.06%) Microsoft
3 11 (15.28%) HP
4 10 (13.89%) SAP
4 10 (13.89%) Sybase
5 5 (6.94%) PeopleSoft
6 4 (5.56%) Adobe
6 4 (5.56%) Red Hat
7 3 (4.17%) Cisco
7 3 (4.17%) VMware
8 2 (2.78%) OpenText
9 1 (1.39%) Avaya
9 1 (1.39%) IBM
9 1 (1.39%) Netezza
9 1 (1.39%) Talend
9 1 (1.39%) Teradata