Period
to 23 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 23 July 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)
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 27 - 36
Rank change year-on-year - +36 +7
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 10 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 3.64% - 1.40%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.05% - 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 2
Staffordshire median daily rate £370 - £513
10th Percentile £354 - £436
90th Percentile £389 - £599
West Midlands median daily rate £413 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -8.33% +5.88% +21.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Staffordshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - £29.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +28.89% -

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Staffordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 83 58 65
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 30.18% 22.92% 18.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 43 39
Staffordshire median daily rate £336 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.46% - -13.33%
10th Percentile £263 £213 £209
90th Percentile £438 £379 £485
West Midlands median daily rate £410 £388 £400
% change year-on-year +5.81% -3.13% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Staffordshire median hourly rate £21.00 - £11.50
10th Percentile £17.71 - £11.25
90th Percentile £37.85 - £11.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £21.00 £31.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year -32.26% +51.22% +13.01%

Oracle Database
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Database in Staffordshire

Oracle Database
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Database in Staffordshire

Oracle Database
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle Database in Staffordshire

Oracle Database
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

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 Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 23 July 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
Stoke-on-Trent - 5 £373 - 3
Oracle Database
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Oracle Database.

1 10 (100.00%) MySQL
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 10 (100.00%) Clustering
1 10 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 10 (100.00%) Riak
1 10 (100.00%) Failover Clustering
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 8 (80.00%) QA
2 8 (80.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (70.00%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (70.00%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (60.00%) Change Data Capture
4 6 (60.00%) High Availability
4 6 (60.00%) Replication
5 5 (50.00%) SQL
5 5 (50.00%) Database Security
6 4 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (40.00%) Internet
7 1 (10.00%) Problem-Solving

Oracle Database
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) MySQL
1 10 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 10 (100.00%) Riak
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) DBA
1 10 (100.00%) Production DBA
2 6 (60.00%) Administrator
3 5 (50.00%) SQL DBA
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Production DBA
Miscellaneous
1 10 (100.00%) Clustering
2 7 (70.00%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (60.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 7 (70.00%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (60.00%) Change Data Capture
3 6 (60.00%) High Availability
4 5 (50.00%) Database Security
5 4 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (80.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 10 (100.00%) Failover Clustering
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle