Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 159 123 77
Rank change year-on-year -36 -46 +19
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 61 74 157
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.01% 1.35% 2.69%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.67% 6.83% 12.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 47 100
South West median daily rate £413 £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.86% -2.78% -3.49%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £313
90th Percentile £525 £508 £510
England median daily rate £428 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +0.59% +3.03% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +128.57% -41.67%
England median hourly rate £39.44 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -1.41% - -

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 1,305 1,084 1,264
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 21.60% 19.72% 21.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 912 689 877
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +12.68% -5.33%
10th Percentile £295 £288 £257
90th Percentile £550 £538 £519
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 27 30
South West median hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £30.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.86% +14.75% -6.15%
10th Percentile £17.16 £14.40 £12.00
90th Percentile £67.50 £53.50 £48.00
England median hourly rate £32.48 £30.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year +6.48% +7.02% +3.64%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 21 October 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 -40 20 £375 +7.14% 10
Wiltshire -6 17 £425 +17.24%
Dorset +4 7 £400 +77.78% 3
Devon +12 5 £420 -
Gloucestershire -2 5 £404 - 1
Somerset -8 5 £250 -41.18% 2
Oracle Database
England

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 61 (100.00%) Oracle
2 24 (39.34%) SQL
3 23 (37.70%) SQL Server
4 20 (32.79%) Linux
5 19 (31.15%) Oracle Database 12c
6 18 (29.51%) Security Cleared
6 18 (29.51%) .NET
6 18 (29.51%) Finance
7 16 (26.23%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (24.59%) JavaScript
9 14 (22.95%) Unix
9 14 (22.95%) Microsoft
9 14 (22.95%) Oracle Database 11g
10 13 (21.31%) Oracle RMAN
10 13 (21.31%) Business Intelligence
10 13 (21.31%) OO
10 13 (21.31%) ASP.NET
10 13 (21.31%) CSS
10 13 (21.31%) HTML
10 13 (21.31%) PL/SQL
11 12 (19.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 11 (18.03%) Scrum
12 11 (18.03%) Middleware
12 11 (18.03%) Oracle Fusion
13 10 (16.39%) SC Cleared
13 10 (16.39%) jQuery
13 10 (16.39%) Manufacturing
13 10 (16.39%) Programme Management
13 10 (16.39%) C#
14 9 (14.75%) SOAP

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 8 (13.11%) WebLogic
2 7 (11.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 6 (9.84%) Apache
3 6 (9.84%) Tomcat
4 5 (8.20%) IIS
5 4 (6.56%) ColdFusion
5 4 (6.56%) Oracle Workflow
6 3 (4.92%) Oracle Service Bus
6 3 (4.92%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (1.64%) SAS
7 1 (1.64%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.64%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (11.48%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (8.20%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (6.56%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (6.56%) Oracle Payables
3 4 (6.56%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (3.28%) StreamServe
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (6.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.56%) Internet
2 1 (1.64%) Firewall
2 1 (1.64%) PuTTY
2 1 (1.64%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (37.70%) SQL Server
2 19 (31.15%) Oracle Database 12c
3 14 (22.95%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (9.84%) MySQL
5 5 (8.20%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (8.20%) Relational Database
5 5 (8.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (6.56%) Oracle OWB
6 4 (6.56%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (3.28%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (3.28%) Oracle ODI
7 2 (3.28%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.64%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.64%) DataStax
8 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.64%) IBM InfoSphere
8 1 (1.64%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (6.56%) PeopleTools
2 3 (4.92%) Ant
2 3 (4.92%) JDeveloper
3 2 (3.28%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.28%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.28%) Maven
3 2 (3.28%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.64%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.64%) HP UFT
4 1 (1.64%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.64%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (1.64%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.64%) Selenium
4 1 (1.64%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.64%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.64%) TestNG
4 1 (1.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (29.51%) Finance
2 10 (16.39%) Manufacturing
3 9 (14.75%) Electronics
3 9 (14.75%) Marketing
3 9 (14.75%) Telecoms
4 4 (6.56%) General Ledger
5 3 (4.92%) Banking
6 2 (3.28%) Retail
7 1 (1.64%) Military
Job Titles
1 23 (37.70%) Developer
2 20 (32.79%) DBA
3 14 (22.95%) Oracle DBA
4 12 (19.67%) .NET Developer
5 9 (14.75%) Oracle Developer
6 7 (11.48%) ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (9.84%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (9.84%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (9.84%) C# Developer
8 4 (6.56%) Administrator
8 4 (6.56%) Analyst
8 4 (6.56%) Systems Developer
9 3 (4.92%) Angular Developer
9 3 (4.92%) Architect
9 3 (4.92%) BPM Developer
9 3 (4.92%) E-Business Developer
9 3 (4.92%) Senior .NET Developer
9 3 (4.92%) Senior Developer
10 2 (3.28%) Cloud Engineer
10 2 (3.28%) Oracle Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (29.51%) .NET
2 13 (21.31%) ASP.NET
2 13 (21.31%) CSS
2 13 (21.31%) HTML
3 11 (18.03%) Middleware
3 11 (18.03%) Oracle Fusion
4 10 (16.39%) jQuery
5 9 (14.75%) AngularJS
5 9 (14.75%) ASP.NET MVC
5 9 (14.75%) ASP.NET Web API
5 9 (14.75%) JSON
5 9 (14.75%) REST
5 9 (14.75%) SOAP
6 8 (13.11%) WebCenter
7 7 (11.48%) Angular 2
8 4 (6.56%) LAMP
8 4 (6.56%) Oracle ADF
8 4 (6.56%) Web Services
8 4 (6.56%) XML
9 1 (1.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (6.56%) Replication
2 3 (4.92%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.28%) NHS
3 2 (3.28%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.64%) Clustering
4 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.64%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 20 (32.79%) Linux
2 14 (22.95%) Unix
3 7 (11.48%) Windows
3 7 (11.48%) Windows Server
4 3 (4.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (4.92%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (26.23%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (21.31%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (21.31%) OO
3 11 (18.03%) Scrum
4 10 (16.39%) Programme Management
5 9 (14.75%) Digital Marketing
5 9 (14.75%) MVC
5 9 (14.75%) OOD
6 7 (11.48%) Process Management
6 7 (11.48%) SOA
7 6 (9.84%) Content Management
7 6 (9.84%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (8.20%) Change Control
8 5 (8.20%) ERP
8 5 (8.20%) Infrastructure Management
8 5 (8.20%) ITIL
9 4 (6.56%) Service Management
9 4 (6.56%) Software Delivery
9 4 (6.56%) Software Engineering
9 4 (6.56%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 24 (39.34%) SQL
2 15 (24.59%) JavaScript
3 13 (21.31%) PL/SQL
4 10 (16.39%) C#
5 6 (9.84%) Shell Script
6 5 (8.20%) T-SQL
7 4 (6.56%) Java
7 4 (6.56%) PHP
8 2 (3.28%) Groovy
8 2 (3.28%) PowerShell
8 2 (3.28%) VB
8 2 (3.28%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.64%) F#
9 1 (1.64%) VBA
Qualifications
1 18 (29.51%) Security Cleared
2 10 (16.39%) SC Cleared
3 5 (8.20%) DV Cleared
4 3 (4.92%) Degree
5 1 (1.64%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.64%) ISEB
5 1 (1.64%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (1.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.64%) Master's Degree
5 1 (1.64%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) PMO
2 1 (1.64%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.64%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (1.64%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.64%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (21.31%) Oracle RMAN
2 12 (19.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 8 (13.11%) Data Guard
4 7 (11.48%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 4 (6.56%) SCOM
6 3 (4.92%) Ansible
6 3 (4.92%) Kubernetes
7 1 (1.64%) HP ALM
7 1 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (1.64%) Puppet
7 1 (1.64%) systemd
Vendors
1 61 (100.00%) Oracle
2 14 (22.95%) Microsoft
3 9 (14.75%) SAP
4 6 (9.84%) Red Hat
5 5 (8.20%) PeopleSoft
6 4 (6.56%) Adobe
6 4 (6.56%) VMware
7 3 (4.92%) Cisco
8 2 (3.28%) HP
8 2 (3.28%) OpenText
9 1 (1.64%) Avaya
9 1 (1.64%) IBM
9 1 (1.64%) Netezza
9 1 (1.64%) Software AG
9 1 (1.64%) Talend
9 1 (1.64%) Teradata
9 1 (1.64%) webMethods