Period
to 16 August 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 16 August 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
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 156 108 92
Rank change year-on-year -48 -16 +6
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 48 96 125
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.88% 1.76% 2.12%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.10% 9.10% 10.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 58 72
South West median daily rate £395 £358 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.49% - -5.92%
10th Percentile £333 £313 £313
90th Percentile £483 £483 £480
England median daily rate £428 £425 £408
% change year-on-year +0.59% +4.29% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
South West median hourly rate - £40.00 -
England median hourly rate £39.69 £41.88 £40.75
% change year-on-year -5.22% +2.76% -6.86%

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 1,171 1,055 1,214
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 21.53% 19.32% 20.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 840 661 843
South West median daily rate £414 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.44% +8.11% -1.33%
10th Percentile £285 £275 £263
90th Percentile £538 £525 £538
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 26 26
South West median hourly rate £36.50 £39.50 £32.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.59% +20.61% +5.65%
10th Percentile £17.42 £12.94 £12.00
90th Percentile £54.83 £49.38 £48.00
England median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +10.34%

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 16 August 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 16 August 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 -37 21 £375 +7.14% 12
Wiltshire +5 11 £425 +17.24% 5
Gloucestershire +3 6 £395 -2.77% 2
Dorset -9 4 £455 +40.00% 2
Devon +8 3 £420 -
Somerset -1 1 £250 -41.18%
Oracle Database
England

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 48 (100.00%) Oracle
2 21 (43.75%) SQL Server
2 21 (43.75%) Finance
3 20 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (39.58%) .NET
4 19 (39.58%) SQL
5 18 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
6 17 (35.42%) Microsoft
7 15 (31.25%) JavaScript
7 15 (31.25%) Scrum
7 15 (31.25%) Oracle Database 12c
8 14 (29.17%) C#
9 13 (27.08%) HTML
9 13 (27.08%) CSS
10 12 (25.00%) SOAP
10 12 (25.00%) SAP
10 12 (25.00%) ASP.NET
10 12 (25.00%) Linux
10 12 (25.00%) OO
10 12 (25.00%) PL/SQL
10 12 (25.00%) OOD
10 12 (25.00%) Programme Management
10 12 (25.00%) Manufacturing
10 12 (25.00%) Electronics
10 12 (25.00%) Telecoms
10 12 (25.00%) MVC
10 12 (25.00%) Marketing
10 12 (25.00%) JSON
10 12 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
10 12 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC

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 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 7 (14.58%) WebLogic
3 4 (8.33%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (6.25%) Oracle Service Bus
4 3 (6.25%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (2.08%) Apache
5 1 (2.08%) Oracle 10gAS
5 1 (2.08%) SAS
5 1 (2.08%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.08%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.08%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 6 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (12.50%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (8.33%) Oracle Payables
2 4 (8.33%) Oracle Receivables
3 3 (6.25%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (2.08%) Northgate Housing
4 1 (2.08%) OPENHousing
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) Firewall
1 1 (2.08%) PuTTY
1 1 (2.08%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (43.75%) SQL Server
2 15 (31.25%) Oracle Database 12c
3 11 (22.92%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (10.42%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (6.25%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (4.17%) DataStage
6 2 (4.17%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 2 (4.17%) MySQL
6 2 (4.17%) Oracle ODI
6 2 (4.17%) Oracle OWB
6 2 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (4.17%) Star Schema
7 1 (2.08%) IBM InfoSphere
7 1 (2.08%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Ant
1 3 (6.25%) JDeveloper
2 2 (4.17%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.17%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.17%) Maven
2 2 (4.17%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (4.17%) PeopleTools
2 2 (4.17%) TeamCity
2 2 (4.17%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.08%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.08%) HP UFT
3 1 (2.08%) LoadRunner
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (2.08%) Selenium
3 1 (2.08%) SoapUI
3 1 (2.08%) SpecFlow
3 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.08%) TestNG
General
1 21 (43.75%) Finance
2 12 (25.00%) Electronics
2 12 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 12 (25.00%) Marketing
2 12 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (8.33%) General Ledger
4 3 (6.25%) Banking
5 2 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (47.92%) Developer
2 15 (31.25%) DBA
3 14 (29.17%) .NET Developer
4 12 (25.00%) Oracle DBA
5 9 (18.75%) ASP.NET Developer
5 9 (18.75%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (18.75%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 9 (18.75%) C# Developer
6 7 (14.58%) Oracle Developer
7 4 (8.33%) Systems Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Angular Developer
8 3 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 3 (6.25%) E-Business Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Senior .NET Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Senior Developer
9 2 (4.17%) Administrator
9 2 (4.17%) Build Manager
9 2 (4.17%) PL/SQL Developer
9 2 (4.17%) SQL DBA
9 2 (4.17%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (39.58%) .NET
2 13 (27.08%) CSS
2 13 (27.08%) HTML
3 12 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 12 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 12 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 12 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 12 (25.00%) JSON
3 12 (25.00%) REST
3 12 (25.00%) SOAP
4 9 (18.75%) jQuery
5 7 (14.58%) Angular 2
5 7 (14.58%) Middleware
5 7 (14.58%) Oracle Fusion
6 4 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (8.33%) WebCenter
7 2 (4.17%) Web Services
8 1 (2.08%) Ajax
8 1 (2.08%) XML
8 1 (2.08%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.25%) Replication
2 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.17%) NHS
3 1 (2.08%) Clustering
3 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.08%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 12 (25.00%) Linux
2 7 (14.58%) Unix
3 3 (6.25%) Windows
4 2 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (4.17%) Solaris
4 2 (4.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
3 15 (31.25%) Scrum
4 12 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
4 12 (25.00%) MVC
4 12 (25.00%) OO
4 12 (25.00%) OOD
4 12 (25.00%) Programme Management
5 8 (16.67%) SOA
6 6 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (8.33%) Software Delivery
7 4 (8.33%) Workflow
8 3 (6.25%) ERP
8 3 (6.25%) ETL
8 3 (6.25%) Process Management
8 3 (6.25%) SDLC
8 3 (6.25%) Test Automation
8 3 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (4.17%) Kimball Methodology
9 2 (4.17%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 19 (39.58%) SQL
2 15 (31.25%) JavaScript
3 14 (29.17%) C#
4 12 (25.00%) PL/SQL
5 7 (14.58%) Shell Script
6 3 (6.25%) Java
7 2 (4.17%) Groovy
7 2 (4.17%) PowerShell
7 2 (4.17%) VB
7 2 (4.17%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.08%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.08%) F#
8 1 (2.08%) Korn
8 1 (2.08%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 5 (10.42%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.08%) Degree
3 1 (2.08%) ISEB
3 1 (2.08%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (2.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.08%) Master's Degree
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) PMO
2 1 (2.08%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.08%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (2.08%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (16.67%) Oracle RMAN
2 6 (12.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (8.33%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 3 (6.25%) Data Guard
4 3 (6.25%) Kubernetes
5 2 (4.17%) Ansible
5 2 (4.17%) SCOM
6 1 (2.08%) HP ALM
6 1 (2.08%) systemd
Vendors
1 48 (100.00%) Oracle
2 17 (35.42%) Microsoft
3 12 (25.00%) SAP
4 3 (6.25%) PeopleSoft
4 3 (6.25%) Red Hat
5 2 (4.17%) HP
5 2 (4.17%) IBM
6 1 (2.08%) Cognos
6 1 (2.08%) Informatica
6 1 (2.08%) Netezza
6 1 (2.08%) Northgate
6 1 (2.08%) Software AG
6 1 (2.08%) Talend
6 1 (2.08%) Teradata
6 1 (2.08%) VMware
6 1 (2.08%) webMethods