The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 3 months to 29 June 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)
Hampshire / Southampton
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 26 44
Rank change year-on-year +2 +18  
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 1 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.50% 2.79% 1.09%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.96% 13.64% 4.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 3
Median daily rate - £425 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +41.66%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £375 £385
% change year-on-year +10.00% -2.59%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.39 £35.72 £56.50
% change year-on-year +21.48% -36.78%  

Oracle Database is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Southampton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 51 44 82
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 25.37% 20.47% 22.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 42 152
Median daily rate £413 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £627 £473 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £13.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.95 £26.00
% change year-on-year +18.93% +22.88%  

Oracle Database
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Database in Southampton

Oracle Database
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Database in Southampton

Oracle Database
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle Database in Southampton

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Oracle Database.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Talend Open Studio
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Talend
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching

Oracle Database
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Talend Open Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Leader
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Talend