Period
to 21 October 2019

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 2019 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 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 166 161 126
Rank change year-on-year -5 -35 -48
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 66 61 74
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.03% 1.01% 1.35%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.86% 4.67% 6.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 41 47
South West median daily rate £450 £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +17.86% -2.78%
10th Percentile £374 £325 £313
90th Percentile £575 £525 £508
England median daily rate £475 £428 £425
% change year-on-year +11.11% +0.59% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 1
South West median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.00% - +128.57%
England median hourly rate £40.00 £39.44 £40.00
% change year-on-year +1.43% -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 1,126 1,305 1,084
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 17.53% 21.60% 19.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 757 912 689
South West median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +12.68%
10th Percentile £312 £295 £288
90th Percentile £613 £550 £538
England median daily rate £476 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +0.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 21 27
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £39.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.39% +12.86% +14.75%
10th Percentile £10.00 £17.16 £14.40
90th Percentile £42.00 £67.50 £53.50
England median hourly rate £32.58 £32.48 £30.50
% change year-on-year +0.32% +6.48% +7.02%

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 2019.

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
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 2019. 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
Gloucestershire +8 24 £500 +23.84% 1
Wiltshire -14 18 £450 +5.88% 1
Bristol +4 9 £403 +7.33% 1
Somerset +3 6 £495 +98.00% 1
Devon -9 5 £435 +3.57% 1
Oracle Database
England

For the 6 months to 21 October 2019, 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 66 (100.00%) Oracle
2 42 (63.64%) SQL
3 40 (60.61%) Security Cleared
4 29 (43.94%) Linux
5 26 (39.39%) SC Cleared
6 23 (34.85%) SQL Server
7 20 (30.30%) Unix
8 19 (28.79%) PostgreSQL
9 17 (25.76%) Problem-Solving
10 16 (24.24%) Windows
10 16 (24.24%) JavaScript
11 14 (21.21%) Java
11 14 (21.21%) PL/SQL
11 14 (21.21%) MySQL
11 14 (21.21%) PowerShell
11 14 (21.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 13 (19.70%) MongoDB
12 13 (19.70%) Oracle Database 12c
12 13 (19.70%) Shell Script
13 12 (18.18%) Clustering
13 12 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
13 12 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
13 12 (18.18%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
14 11 (16.67%) Task Automation
14 11 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
14 11 (16.67%) Azure
14 11 (16.67%) AWS
14 11 (16.67%) Oracle RMAN
14 11 (16.67%) Replication
14 11 (16.67%) Migration

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 11 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 8 (12.12%) Confluence
2 8 (12.12%) WebLogic
3 6 (9.09%) IIS
4 3 (4.55%) Apache
4 3 (4.55%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.52%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.52%) CMS
5 1 (1.52%) ColdFusion
5 1 (1.52%) JBoss
5 1 (1.52%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (1.52%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.52%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 7 (10.61%) Oracle Applications
2 6 (9.09%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (6.06%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (6.06%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (6.06%) PeopleSoft HCM
4 1 (1.52%) Northgate Housing
4 1 (1.52%) OPENHousing
4 1 (1.52%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 11 (16.67%) AWS
1 11 (16.67%) Azure
2 8 (12.12%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (4.55%) GCP
4 2 (3.03%) Office 365
5 1 (1.52%) Google Analytics
5 1 (1.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.06%) DHCP
1 4 (6.06%) DNS
1 4 (6.06%) Intranet
2 3 (4.55%) SSL
3 2 (3.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (34.85%) SQL Server
2 19 (28.79%) PostgreSQL
3 14 (21.21%) MySQL
4 13 (19.70%) MongoDB
4 13 (19.70%) Oracle Database 12c
5 10 (15.15%) Oracle Database 11g
6 7 (10.61%) Big Data
7 5 (7.58%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (7.58%) Relational Database
8 4 (6.06%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (6.06%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (4.55%) DB2
9 3 (4.55%) Qlik Sense
10 2 (3.03%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 2 (3.03%) Oracle9i Database
11 1 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (1.52%) MS Access
11 1 (1.52%) OLTP
11 1 (1.52%) Oracle OWB
11 1 (1.52%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 9 (13.64%) Cucumber
1 9 (13.64%) Jenkins
1 9 (13.64%) JUnit
1 9 (13.64%) Maven
1 9 (13.64%) Selenium
2 8 (12.12%) Appium
2 8 (12.12%) JIRA
2 8 (12.12%) Mockito
3 7 (10.61%) GitLab
3 7 (10.61%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (6.06%) Git (software)
5 2 (3.03%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.52%) Ant
6 1 (1.52%) PeopleTools
6 1 (1.52%) Subversion
General
1 9 (13.64%) Public Sector
2 4 (6.06%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.55%) Electronics
3 3 (4.55%) Finance
3 3 (4.55%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.55%) Marketing
4 1 (1.52%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 30 (45.45%) DBA
2 26 (39.39%) Oracle DBA
3 18 (27.27%) Developer
4 10 (15.15%) Administrator
5 9 (13.64%) Java Developer
6 7 (10.61%) Senior DBA
7 6 (9.09%) DV Cleared DBA
7 6 (9.09%) Oracle Applications DBA
7 6 (9.09%) SC Cleared DBA
8 5 (7.58%) SC Cleared Java Developer
9 4 (6.06%) .NET Developer
9 4 (6.06%) Analyst
9 4 (6.06%) Consultant
9 4 (6.06%) Senior Oracle DBA
10 3 (4.55%) Applications Engineer
10 3 (4.55%) Data Analyst
10 3 (4.55%) Integration Engineer
10 3 (4.55%) Oracle Consultant
10 3 (4.55%) Software Developer
10 3 (4.55%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (16.67%) Web Services
2 9 (13.64%) .NET
2 9 (13.64%) CSS
2 9 (13.64%) HTML
2 9 (13.64%) Spring
3 8 (12.12%) JSF
3 8 (12.12%) SOAP
4 7 (10.61%) XML
5 5 (7.58%) REST
5 5 (7.58%) RESTful
6 4 (6.06%) AngularJS
6 4 (6.06%) jQuery
7 3 (4.55%) ASP.NET
7 3 (4.55%) JSON
7 3 (4.55%) Kafka
8 2 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (3.03%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (3.03%) Middleware
8 2 (3.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (3.03%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
1 12 (18.18%) Clustering
2 11 (16.67%) Replication
3 3 (4.55%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (3.03%) EPoS
4 2 (3.03%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.52%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 29 (43.94%) Linux
2 20 (30.30%) Unix
3 16 (24.24%) Windows
4 14 (21.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (6.06%) Solaris
5 4 (6.06%) Windows Server
6 3 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (4.55%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (25.76%) Problem-Solving
2 12 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 11 (16.67%) Migration
3 11 (16.67%) Task Automation
4 10 (15.15%) Data Security
4 10 (15.15%) High Availability
4 10 (15.15%) Scrum
5 8 (12.12%) BDD
5 8 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (12.12%) Kanban
5 8 (12.12%) TDD
5 8 (12.12%) User Stories
5 8 (12.12%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 8 (12.12%) Web Application Development
6 7 (10.61%) DevOps
7 5 (7.58%) Data Migration
7 5 (7.58%) Front End Development
8 4 (6.06%) Data Extraction
Programming Languages
1 42 (63.64%) SQL
2 16 (24.24%) JavaScript
3 14 (21.21%) Java
3 14 (21.21%) PL/SQL
3 14 (21.21%) PowerShell
4 13 (19.70%) Shell Script
5 4 (6.06%) C++
6 3 (4.55%) Bash Shell
6 3 (4.55%) Python
6 3 (4.55%) VBA
7 2 (3.03%) C#
8 1 (1.52%) PHP
8 1 (1.52%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.52%) VB
Qualifications
1 40 (60.61%) Security Cleared
2 26 (39.39%) SC Cleared
3 9 (13.64%) DV Cleared
4 6 (9.09%) Degree
5 2 (3.03%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.52%) BC Cleared
6 1 (1.52%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.52%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.61%) QA
2 2 (3.03%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.52%) Def Stans
System Software
1 11 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
2 8 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (12.12%) vSphere
3 6 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (18.18%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 11 (16.67%) Oracle RMAN
3 6 (9.09%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 5 (7.58%) NetIQ Identity Manager
4 5 (7.58%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 4 (6.06%) Kubernetes
5 4 (6.06%) ThinApp
6 3 (4.55%) Ansible
6 3 (4.55%) Data Guard
7 1 (1.52%) Netcool
7 1 (1.52%) SCOM
Vendors
1 66 (100.00%) Oracle
2 11 (16.67%) HP
3 8 (12.12%) VMware
4 7 (10.61%) Sybase
5 6 (9.09%) Microsoft
6 5 (7.58%) ForgeRock
6 5 (7.58%) NetIQ
6 5 (7.58%) PeopleSoft
7 4 (6.06%) Google
8 3 (4.55%) SAP
9 2 (3.03%) IBM
9 2 (3.03%) Lumesse
9 2 (3.03%) Northgate
10 1 (1.52%) Adobe
10 1 (1.52%) FatWire
10 1 (1.52%) Informatica
10 1 (1.52%) NGA Human Resources
10 1 (1.52%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.52%) SolarWinds