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 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
England / South West
Rank 81 95 71
Rank change year-on-year +14 -24  
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 53 40 77
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 2.07% 1.39% 2.49%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.86% 6.59% 10.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 24 52
Median daily rate £365 £386 £411
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.50% -6.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £375 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £531 £450 £499
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Median hourly rate £40.00 - £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £41.88 £45.50
% change year-on-year -4.47% -7.96%  

Oracle Database 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 447 607 713
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 17.47% 21.16% 23.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 292 438 515
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £298 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £525 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +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 £31.75 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -2.30% -  

Oracle Database
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing Oracle Database 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 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 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Database in the South West.

Contractor hourly rate trend 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 3 months to 23 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 +2 17 £350 -6.66% 6
Devon +4 9 £510 +27.50%
Wiltshire +1 5 £525 +23.52% 8
Gloucestershire -4 5 £390 -29.09%
Somerset - 2 - - 2
Dorset +7 1 - -
Oracle Database
England

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Database 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.

1 132 (100.00%) Oracle
2 72 (54.55%) SQL
3 53 (40.15%) Security Cleared
4 49 (37.12%) SQL Server
5 47 (35.61%) PL/SQL
5 47 (35.61%) Oracle Database 11g
6 44 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 42 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
8 40 (30.30%) SC Cleared
9 35 (26.52%) Finance
10 33 (25.00%) JavaScript
11 31 (23.48%) ITIL
12 29 (21.97%) Linux
12 29 (21.97%) Business Intelligence
12 29 (21.97%) Scrum
13 28 (21.21%) .NET
13 28 (21.21%) Oracle Database 10g
13 28 (21.21%) Red Hat
14 27 (20.45%) HTML
14 27 (20.45%) CSS
15 26 (19.70%) jQuery
16 23 (17.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 21 (15.91%) Java
18 20 (15.15%) Toad
18 20 (15.15%) Oracle Reports
18 20 (15.15%) JSON
18 20 (15.15%) Oracle Database 12c
19 19 (14.39%) REST
19 19 (14.39%) Data Warehouse
19 19 (14.39%) Perl

Oracle Database
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 18 (13.64%) WebSphere
2 17 (12.88%) WebLogic
3 12 (9.09%) GlassFish
4 10 (7.58%) IIS
5 7 (5.30%) SharePoint
6 6 (4.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 5 (3.79%) Tomcat
8 3 (2.27%) GeoServer
8 3 (2.27%) JBoss
9 2 (1.52%) Apache
10 1 (0.76%) Confluence
10 1 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.76%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.76%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 11 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.76%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 14 (10.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 9 (6.82%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (4.55%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (3.79%) Oracle BPM
5 4 (3.03%) Oracle Applications
5 4 (3.03%) PeopleSoft HRMS
6 3 (2.27%) Oracle Assets
6 3 (2.27%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (2.27%) Oracle General Ledger
6 3 (2.27%) Oracle Receivables
7 2 (1.52%) Oracle 11i
8 1 (0.76%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.76%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.76%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
8 1 (0.76%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.76%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.76%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (10.61%) Kerberos
2 4 (3.03%) LDAP
2 4 (3.03%) PuTTY
2 4 (3.03%) WinSCP
3 3 (2.27%) Internet
3 3 (2.27%) LAN
4 2 (1.52%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (1.52%) DMZ
4 2 (1.52%) DNS
4 2 (1.52%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (1.52%) Firewall
4 2 (1.52%) Intranet
4 2 (1.52%) SAN
4 2 (1.52%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (37.12%) SQL Server
2 47 (35.61%) Oracle Database 11g
3 28 (21.21%) Oracle Database 10g
4 20 (15.15%) Oracle Database 12c
4 20 (15.15%) Oracle Reports
5 19 (14.39%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (6.82%) RDBMS
6 9 (6.82%) Relational Database
7 7 (5.30%) MySQL
7 7 (5.30%) Oracle OWB
8 5 (3.79%) Hadoop
8 5 (3.79%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 5 (3.79%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (3.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (3.03%) Oracle BI EE
9 4 (3.03%) Oracle Discoverer
9 4 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (1.52%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (1.52%) DB2
Development Applications
1 20 (15.15%) Toad
2 17 (12.88%) Oracle APEX
3 15 (11.36%) Ant
4 10 (7.58%) Oracle Forms
4 10 (7.58%) Subversion
5 8 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (6.06%) TeamCity
6 7 (5.30%) Visual Studio
7 5 (3.79%) Eclipse
7 5 (3.79%) Jenkins
8 4 (3.03%) Git (software)
8 4 (3.03%) HP UFT
8 4 (3.03%) PeopleTools
8 4 (3.03%) Selenium
8 4 (3.03%) SoapUI
8 4 (3.03%) SpecFlow
8 4 (3.03%) TestNG
9 3 (2.27%) LoadRunner
10 2 (1.52%) JIRA
11 1 (0.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 35 (26.52%) Finance
2 17 (12.88%) Telecoms
3 16 (12.12%) Manufacturing
4 15 (11.36%) Marketing
5 14 (10.61%) Electronics
6 8 (6.06%) Back Office
7 3 (2.27%) Aerospace
8 2 (1.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 65 (49.24%) Developer
2 33 (25.00%) Oracle Developer
3 19 (14.39%) .NET Developer
4 17 (12.88%) DBA
5 15 (11.36%) Oracle DBA
6 14 (10.61%) Applications Support
7 12 (9.09%) SQL Developer
8 10 (7.58%) Analyst
8 10 (7.58%) C# Developer
9 9 (6.82%) .NET Software Developer
9 9 (6.82%) ASP.NET Developer
9 9 (6.82%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 9 (6.82%) C# .NET Developer
9 9 (6.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 9 (6.82%) C# Software Developer
9 9 (6.82%) Consultant
9 9 (6.82%) Software Developer
10 8 (6.06%) Support Analyst
11 7 (5.30%) Applications Support Analyst
11 7 (5.30%) PL/SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (21.21%) .NET
2 27 (20.45%) CSS
2 27 (20.45%) HTML
3 26 (19.70%) jQuery
4 20 (15.15%) JSON
5 19 (14.39%) REST
6 17 (12.88%) SOAP
7 16 (12.12%) AngularJS
7 16 (12.12%) Middleware
8 15 (11.36%) ASP.NET
8 15 (11.36%) ASP.NET MVC
8 15 (11.36%) Oracle Fusion
8 15 (11.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 13 (9.85%) ASP.NET Web API
9 13 (9.85%) Web Services
10 11 (8.33%) Ajax
11 7 (5.30%) OAuth2
12 6 (4.55%) RESTful
13 5 (3.79%) WCF
13 5 (3.79%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (1.52%) CESG
2 2 (1.52%) Data Centre
2 2 (1.52%) Mainframe
3 1 (0.76%) Clustering
3 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (0.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 29 (21.97%) Linux
2 23 (17.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 18 (13.64%) Windows
4 17 (12.88%) Unix
5 15 (11.36%) AIX
6 8 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (5.30%) Windows Server
8 6 (4.55%) Oracle Linux
9 4 (3.03%) Solaris
10 3 (2.27%) CentOS
11 2 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (23.48%) ITIL
3 29 (21.97%) Business Intelligence
3 29 (21.97%) Scrum
4 16 (12.12%) Data Modelling
4 16 (12.12%) OO
4 16 (12.12%) Programme Management
5 15 (11.36%) MVC
6 14 (10.61%) Digital Marketing
7 13 (9.85%) OOD
8 11 (8.33%) ETL
9 10 (7.58%) Domain Models
9 10 (7.58%) Performance Tuning
9 10 (7.58%) Service Delivery
10 7 (5.30%) Content Management
10 7 (5.30%) DevOps
11 6 (4.55%) Release Management
11 6 (4.55%) SOA
12 5 (3.79%) Integration Testing
12 5 (3.79%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 72 (54.55%) SQL
2 47 (35.61%) PL/SQL
3 33 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 21 (15.91%) Java
5 19 (14.39%) Perl
6 18 (13.64%) C#
7 15 (11.36%) Shell Script
8 11 (8.33%) VBScript
9 10 (7.58%) Bash Shell
9 10 (7.58%) PowerShell
10 5 (3.79%) C
10 5 (3.79%) PHP
11 4 (3.03%) F#
12 3 (2.27%) PeopleCode
12 3 (2.27%) SQR
13 2 (1.52%) VB
Qualifications
1 53 (40.15%) Security Cleared
2 40 (30.30%) SC Cleared
3 8 (6.06%) DV Cleared
4 3 (2.27%) ISEB
4 3 (2.27%) ISEB Practitioner
4 3 (2.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (1.52%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.76%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.76%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.76%) Degree
6 1 (0.76%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.76%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.03%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.52%) JSP 440
2 2 (1.52%) QA
3 1 (0.76%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.76%) Def Stans
3 1 (0.76%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (5.30%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (3.03%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.03%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.03%) vSphere
3 2 (1.52%) Shibboleth
3 2 (1.52%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 8 (6.06%) vRealize
2 7 (5.30%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 3 (2.27%) Data Guard
3 3 (2.27%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (1.52%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 132 (100.00%) Oracle
2 44 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 28 (21.21%) Red Hat
4 18 (13.64%) IBM
5 16 (12.12%) SAP
6 11 (8.33%) VMware
7 6 (4.55%) HP
8 4 (3.03%) PeopleSoft
9 3 (2.27%) Hyperion
9 3 (2.27%) IFS
10 2 (1.52%) Cisco
10 2 (1.52%) Dell
10 2 (1.52%) F5
10 2 (1.52%) Gemalto
10 2 (1.52%) Juniper
11 1 (0.76%) ATG
11 1 (0.76%) BEA
11 1 (0.76%) JD Edwards
11 1 (0.76%) Siebel
11 1 (0.76%) Software AG
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