Period
to 17 February 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 17 February 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
17 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 159 76 105
Rank change year-on-year -83 +29 -29
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 35 141 118
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.68% 2.58% 1.90%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.31% 12.22% 8.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 84 80
South West median daily rate £355 £388 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.39% +0.65% -6.67%
10th Percentile £301 £275 £317
90th Percentile £512 £532 £475
England median daily rate £450 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 11 2
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £43.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -8.05% -8.42%
10th Percentile £37.50 £32.50 £41.75
90th Percentile £42.50 £41.00 £45.25
England median hourly rate £33.08 £40.00 £39.63
% change year-on-year -17.31% +0.95% -16.58%

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 1,056 1,154 1,423
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 20.39% 21.13% 22.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 686 800 1,068
South West median daily rate £418 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.84% -1.33% -
10th Percentile £281 £263 £263
90th Percentile £550 £525 £500
England median daily rate £475 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +8.57% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 34 21
South West median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +17.65% +13.33%
10th Percentile £26.25 £12.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £58.75 £43.00 £46.25
England median hourly rate £34.50 £27.38 £27.50
% change year-on-year +26.03% -0.45% -

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 February 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
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 February 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 -19 21 £350 - 11
Wiltshire +7 4 £375 +11.94%
Gloucestershire -2 3 £343 -31.50%
Dorset -10 3 - - 2
Somerset -10 1 - -
Oracle Database
England

For the 6 months to 17 February 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 35 (100.00%) Oracle
2 19 (54.29%) Oracle Database 11g
3 14 (40.00%) SQL
3 14 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (37.14%) SQL Server
5 12 (34.29%) .NET
5 12 (34.29%) Microsoft
6 10 (28.57%) C#
6 10 (28.57%) Finance
7 9 (25.71%) MVC
7 9 (25.71%) JavaScript
7 9 (25.71%) SAP
7 9 (25.71%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (22.86%) PL/SQL
8 8 (22.86%) HTML
8 8 (22.86%) CSS
8 8 (22.86%) Oracle Database 12c
9 7 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 7 (20.00%) AngularJS
9 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (20.00%) REST
9 7 (20.00%) jQuery
9 7 (20.00%) Scrum
9 7 (20.00%) JSON
9 7 (20.00%) SOAP
9 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET
9 7 (20.00%) OO
9 7 (20.00%) OOD
10 6 (17.14%) Marketing

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 1 (2.86%) Apache
1 1 (2.86%) CMS
1 1 (2.86%) IIS
1 1 (2.86%) Tomcat
1 1 (2.86%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (5.71%) Northgate Housing
2 2 (5.71%) OPENHousing
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (2.86%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (2.86%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (2.86%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (2.86%) NetSuite
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (2.86%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.86%) FinancialForce
2 1 (2.86%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) SAN
2 1 (2.86%) PuTTY
2 1 (2.86%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (54.29%) Oracle Database 11g
2 13 (37.14%) SQL Server
3 8 (22.86%) Oracle Database 12c
4 4 (11.43%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (8.57%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (8.57%) RDBMS
5 3 (8.57%) Relational Database
6 2 (5.71%) Oracle ODI
6 2 (5.71%) Pentaho
7 1 (2.86%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.86%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (2.86%) Power BI
7 1 (2.86%) SAP Data Services
7 1 (2.86%) SAP HANA
7 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (2.86%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Visual Studio
2 3 (8.57%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (5.71%) JIRA
3 2 (5.71%) ProC
3 2 (5.71%) Selenium
3 2 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (5.71%) Toad
4 1 (2.86%) Ant
4 1 (2.86%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.86%) HP UFT
4 1 (2.86%) LoadRunner
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (2.86%) SoapUI
4 1 (2.86%) SpecFlow
4 1 (2.86%) TestNG
General
1 10 (28.57%) Finance
2 6 (17.14%) Electronics
2 6 (17.14%) Manufacturing
2 6 (17.14%) Marketing
2 6 (17.14%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.71%) Front Office
4 1 (2.86%) Advertising
4 1 (2.86%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.86%) Law
Job Titles
1 20 (57.14%) Developer
2 8 (22.86%) Oracle Developer
3 7 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 7 (20.00%) DBA
3 7 (20.00%) Oracle DBA
4 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (14.29%) C# Developer
5 4 (11.43%) PL/SQL Developer
5 4 (11.43%) SQL Developer
6 3 (8.57%) .NET Software Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Agile .NET Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Agile C# Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Agile Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 3 (8.57%) C# Software Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Software Developer
7 2 (5.71%) RAD Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (34.29%) .NET
2 8 (22.86%) CSS
2 8 (22.86%) HTML
3 7 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 7 (20.00%) jQuery
3 7 (20.00%) JSON
3 7 (20.00%) REST
3 7 (20.00%) SOAP
3 7 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (5.71%) Web Services
5 1 (2.86%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.86%) Ajax
5 1 (2.86%) Angular 2
5 1 (2.86%) COM
5 1 (2.86%) Middleware
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 1 (2.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.86%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.86%) Private Cloud
2 1 (2.86%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.43%) Windows
2 3 (8.57%) Linux
3 2 (5.71%) Windows Server
3 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.86%) AIX
4 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.86%) Solaris
4 1 (2.86%) Unix
4 1 (2.86%) Windows 10
4 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (25.71%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (25.71%) MVC
3 7 (20.00%) OO
3 7 (20.00%) OOD
3 7 (20.00%) Scrum
4 6 (17.14%) Digital Marketing
4 6 (17.14%) Programme Management
5 4 (11.43%) Migration
5 4 (11.43%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (8.57%) ETL
7 2 (5.71%) Data Integration
7 2 (5.71%) ERP
7 2 (5.71%) RAD
7 2 (5.71%) Test Automation
7 2 (5.71%) Web Development
8 1 (2.86%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (2.86%) Database Tuning
8 1 (2.86%) Non-Functional Testing
8 1 (2.86%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (40.00%) SQL
2 10 (28.57%) C#
3 9 (25.71%) JavaScript
4 8 (22.86%) PL/SQL
5 3 (8.57%) Java
6 2 (5.71%) Uniface
6 2 (5.71%) VBA
7 1 (2.86%) F#
7 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) Security Cleared
2 5 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) BC Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.86%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (5.71%) Data Guard
3 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 35 (100.00%) Oracle
2 12 (34.29%) Microsoft
3 9 (25.71%) SAP
4 2 (5.71%) Northgate
4 2 (5.71%) Sybase
4 2 (5.71%) VMware
5 1 (2.86%) Citrix
5 1 (2.86%) CODA
5 1 (2.86%) Cognos
5 1 (2.86%) EMC
5 1 (2.86%) Epicor
5 1 (2.86%) HP
5 1 (2.86%) IBM
5 1 (2.86%) Infor
5 1 (2.86%) JD Edwards
5 1 (2.86%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.86%) Sage
5 1 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.86%) Software AG
5 1 (2.86%) webMethods