Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 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.

Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
England > South West
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 142 81 92
Rank change year-on-year -61 +11 +5
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 60 141 146
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.06% 2.42% 2.21%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.45% 11.31% 9.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 89 96
South West median daily rate £350 £375 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +0.54% -8.13%
10th Percentile £305 £330 £313
90th Percentile £462 £516 £481
England median daily rate £430 £425 £408
% change year-on-year +1.18% +4.29% +4.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
South West median hourly rate - £17.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -41.67% -29.41%
England median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +2.50% - +5.26%

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 1100 1247 1529
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 19.43% 21.44% 23.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 702 862 1146
South West median daily rate £400 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.59% -2.67% -
10th Percentile £281 £258 £263
90th Percentile £530 £522 £500
England median daily rate £453 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +6.47% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 26 39
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £27.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.63% -16.92% +9.24%
10th Percentile £14.70 £12.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £58.75 £47.75 £56.53
England median hourly rate £31.75 £28.00 £27.78
% change year-on-year +13.39% +0.79% +15.75%

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 17 November 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 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 17 November 2017. 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 +10 41 £350 -3.45% 4
Wiltshire -13 8 £363 -9.38%
Dorset +5 2 £225 -47.06% 1
Somerset -6 2 £575 +64.29%
Gloucestershire -16 2 - - 1
Devon -18 1 - -
Oracle Database
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 60 (100.00%) Oracle
2 33 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (55.00%) SQL Server
3 30 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 29 (48.33%) .NET
5 27 (45.00%) HTML
5 27 (45.00%) CSS
6 26 (43.33%) ASP.NET
6 26 (43.33%) JavaScript
6 26 (43.33%) C#
6 26 (43.33%) MVC
6 26 (43.33%) Scrum
6 26 (43.33%) jQuery
6 26 (43.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 24 (40.00%) JSON
7 24 (40.00%) REST
7 24 (40.00%) AngularJS
7 24 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 24 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 24 (40.00%) SOAP
7 24 (40.00%) OO
7 24 (40.00%) OOD
8 21 (35.00%) Business Intelligence
9 20 (33.33%) Finance
10 17 (28.33%) SAP
10 17 (28.33%) Visual Studio
11 16 (26.67%) Marketing
11 16 (26.67%) SQL
12 15 (25.00%) Programme Management
12 15 (25.00%) Electronics

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 7 (11.67%) WebLogic
2 2 (3.33%) SAS
3 1 (1.67%) Apache
3 1 (1.67%) CMS
3 1 (1.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.67%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.67%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (1.67%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.00%) IaaS
1 6 (10.00%) PaaS
2 4 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.67%) Firewall
2 6 (10.00%) HTTP
3 3 (5.00%) PuTTY
3 3 (5.00%) SAN
3 3 (5.00%) WinSCP
4 1 (1.67%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (55.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (10.00%) RDBMS
3 6 (10.00%) Relational Database
4 5 (8.33%) MySQL
5 4 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (5.00%) Oracle Database 12c
6 3 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (3.33%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (3.33%) Oracle ODI
7 2 (3.33%) Power BI
7 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.67%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.67%) SAP Data Services
8 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 17 (28.33%) Visual Studio
2 10 (16.67%) Selenium
3 5 (8.33%) Artifactory
3 5 (8.33%) Hudson
3 5 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (6.67%) Ant
4 4 (6.67%) Eclipse
4 4 (6.67%) Jenkins
4 4 (6.67%) Oracle APEX
5 3 (5.00%) HP UFT
5 3 (5.00%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (5.00%) SoapUI
5 3 (5.00%) SpecFlow
5 3 (5.00%) TestNG
6 2 (3.33%) LoadRunner
6 2 (3.33%) Maven
6 2 (3.33%) ProC
6 2 (3.33%) Subversion
6 2 (3.33%) TeamCity
6 2 (3.33%) Toad
General
1 20 (33.33%) Finance
2 16 (26.67%) Marketing
3 15 (25.00%) Electronics
3 15 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 15 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.67%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.67%) Military
Job Titles
1 37 (61.67%) Developer
2 21 (35.00%) .NET Developer
3 20 (33.33%) C# Developer
4 17 (28.33%) ASP.NET Developer
4 17 (28.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 17 (28.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 15 (25.00%) .NET Software Developer
5 15 (25.00%) Agile .NET Developer
5 15 (25.00%) Agile C# Developer
5 15 (25.00%) Agile Developer
5 15 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 15 (25.00%) C# Software Developer
5 15 (25.00%) Software Developer
6 9 (15.00%) Administrator
7 8 (13.33%) DBA
7 8 (13.33%) Oracle DBA
8 7 (11.67%) Full Stack Developer
8 7 (11.67%) Oracle Developer
9 5 (8.33%) Analyst
9 5 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (48.33%) .NET
2 27 (45.00%) CSS
2 27 (45.00%) HTML
3 26 (43.33%) ASP.NET
3 26 (43.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 26 (43.33%) jQuery
4 24 (40.00%) AngularJS
4 24 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 24 (40.00%) JSON
4 24 (40.00%) REST
4 24 (40.00%) SOAP
4 24 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 6 (10.00%) Web Services
6 4 (6.67%) XML
7 2 (3.33%) Ajax
7 2 (3.33%) Hibernate
7 2 (3.33%) WPF
8 1 (1.67%) Java EE
8 1 (1.67%) JDBC
8 1 (1.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.00%) Public Cloud
1 6 (10.00%) User Experience
2 5 (8.33%) Virtual Team
3 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.67%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.67%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.67%) Linux
2 7 (11.67%) Unix
3 4 (6.67%) Windows
4 3 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (5.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.67%) AIX
5 1 (1.67%) Solaris
5 1 (1.67%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (43.33%) MVC
2 26 (43.33%) Scrum
3 24 (40.00%) OO
3 24 (40.00%) OOD
4 21 (35.00%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
5 15 (25.00%) Programme Management
6 6 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
6 6 (10.00%) Load Balancing
6 6 (10.00%) Open Source
6 6 (10.00%) Release Management
6 6 (10.00%) Service Delivery
6 6 (10.00%) Time Management
7 5 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (6.67%) Test Automation
9 3 (5.00%) API Testing
9 3 (5.00%) Migration
9 3 (5.00%) System Integration Testing
9 3 (5.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 26 (43.33%) C#
1 26 (43.33%) JavaScript
2 16 (26.67%) SQL
3 8 (13.33%) PL/SQL
4 6 (10.00%) Java
4 6 (10.00%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 3 (5.00%) F#
6 2 (3.33%) Uniface
6 2 (3.33%) VB.NET
6 2 (3.33%) VBA
7 1 (1.67%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.67%) VB
7 1 (1.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (11.67%) Security Cleared
2 5 (8.33%) MySQL Certification
2 5 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.67%) BC Cleared
3 1 (1.67%) ISEB
3 1 (1.67%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (1.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.67%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.67%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.00%) vSphere
2 2 (3.33%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (10.00%) Kibana
1 6 (10.00%) logstash
2 5 (8.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (3.33%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (3.33%) vRealize
4 1 (1.67%) Data Guard
4 1 (1.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 60 (100.00%) Oracle
2 30 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 17 (28.33%) SAP
4 4 (6.67%) VMware
5 3 (5.00%) HP
5 3 (5.00%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.33%) IBM
6 2 (3.33%) MicroStrategy
6 2 (3.33%) Sybase
6 2 (3.33%) Teradata
7 1 (1.67%) Citrix
7 1 (1.67%) CODA
7 1 (1.67%) EMC
7 1 (1.67%) Software AG
7 1 (1.67%) webMethods