Period
to 20 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 20 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)
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 50 57
Rank change year-on-year -9 +7 -5
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 20 24 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 2.11% 2.92% 2.83%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.87% 13.87% 9.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 17 28
South Yorkshire median daily rate £423 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.71% - -27.65%
10th Percentile £331 £325 £313
90th Percentile £504 £525 £501
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +13.33% +3.45% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £33.50 - -

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 184 173 325
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 19.37% 21.02% 30.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 104 256
South Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £375 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -4.46% +20.77%
10th Percentile £266 £297 £300
90th Percentile £524 £639 £685
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 4
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.54 £12.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +46.17% -48.94% +84.60%
10th Percentile £17.53 £12.00 £14.78
90th Percentile £19.51 £12.00 £31.20
Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year +14.29% +25.00% -24.32%

Oracle Database
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

Job postings citing Oracle Database as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Database in South Yorkshire

Oracle Database
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Oracle Database in South Yorkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Database in South Yorkshire

Oracle Database
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle Database in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle Database in South Yorkshire

Oracle Database
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Database in South Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle Database in South Yorkshire

Oracle Database
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 20 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
Sheffield -2 12 £425 +21.43% 3
Doncaster +5 3 - - 1
Barnsley - 2 £375 -
Oracle Database
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Oracle Database.

1 20 (100.00%) Oracle
2 13 (65.00%) SQL
2 13 (65.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 11 (55.00%) PL/SQL
4 9 (45.00%) Java
5 7 (35.00%) JIRA
6 6 (30.00%) Linux
6 6 (30.00%) Oracle APEX
6 6 (30.00%) Oracle Database 12c
7 5 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (25.00%) Shell Script
8 4 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (20.00%) SMS
8 4 (20.00%) Migration
9 3 (15.00%) Banking
9 3 (15.00%) Finance
9 3 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (15.00%) Unix
9 3 (15.00%) Windows
9 3 (15.00%) Oracle Exadata
9 3 (15.00%) Oracle RAC
9 3 (15.00%) Data Guard
9 3 (15.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
9 3 (15.00%) Windows Server
10 2 (10.00%) Exploratory Testing
10 2 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
10 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
10 2 (10.00%) Test Automation
10 2 (10.00%) HP Quality Center

Oracle Database
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 2 (10.00%) Apache
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle Application Server
1 2 (10.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (10.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (5.00%) Confluence
2 1 (5.00%) JBoss
2 1 (5.00%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) GitHub
1 1 (5.00%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) SMS
2 2 (10.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (65.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (30.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 5 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (15.00%) Oracle Exadata
6 2 (10.00%) DTS
6 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
6 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
7 1 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (5.00%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (5.00%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (5.00%) Oracle OWB
7 1 (5.00%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) JIRA
2 6 (30.00%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (10.00%) Toad
4 1 (5.00%) Burp Suite
4 1 (5.00%) HP UFT
4 1 (5.00%) IntelliJ
4 1 (5.00%) JMeter
4 1 (5.00%) LoadRunner
4 1 (5.00%) Maven
4 1 (5.00%) PVCS
4 1 (5.00%) Selenium
4 1 (5.00%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (15.00%) Banking
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Billing
2 2 (10.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Developer
2 8 (40.00%) Oracle Developer
3 6 (30.00%) DBA
3 6 (30.00%) Oracle DBA
4 4 (20.00%) PL/SQL Developer
4 4 (20.00%) SQL Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Administrator
5 2 (10.00%) Test Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Database Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Test Automation Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 2 (10.00%) VXML
2 2 (10.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (5.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Hedge funds
1 2 (10.00%) IVR
1 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Linux
2 3 (15.00%) Unix
2 3 (15.00%) Windows
2 3 (15.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (20.00%) Migration
3 2 (10.00%) Biometrics
3 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (10.00%) Change Control
3 2 (10.00%) Exploratory Testing
3 2 (10.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (10.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (5.00%) Business Process Modelling
4 1 (5.00%) Coaching
4 1 (5.00%) Defect Management
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 1 (5.00%) Line Management
4 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.00%) Microservices
4 1 (5.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (5.00%) SDLC
4 1 (5.00%) SFIA
4 1 (5.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) SQL
2 11 (55.00%) PL/SQL
3 9 (45.00%) Java
4 5 (25.00%) Shell Script
5 2 (10.00%) C++
5 2 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) ISEB
1 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
1 1 (5.00%) WCAG
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) Data Guard
2 2 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (5.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (10.00%) Cognos
2 2 (10.00%) Genesys
2 2 (10.00%) IBM
3 1 (5.00%) Informatica
3 1 (5.00%) VMware