Period
to 15 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London with a requirement for Oracle Database 12c skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Oracle Database 12c over the 6 months to 15 January 2019 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 12c
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
15 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 447 436 410
Rank change year-on-year -11 -26 +75
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 12c 226 188 239
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.43% 0.37% 0.46%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.00% 1.77% 2.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 98 159
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% -8.82%
10th Percentile £325 £325 £300
90th Percentile £565 £544 £551
UK median daily rate £425 £439 £418
% change year-on-year -3.19% +5.15% -1.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 9
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £43.75 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.71% +9.38% -8.05%
10th Percentile £35.00 £41.38 £38.50
90th Percentile £63.38 £47.13 £52.17
UK median hourly rate £56.75 £43.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year +29.71% +9.38% -8.05%

Oracle Database 12c 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 UK excluding London with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
UK excluding London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 11,280 10,621 11,317
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 21.31% 20.65% 21.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,275 6,845 7,207
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £306 £281 £263
90th Percentile £575 £568 £547
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 192 186 266
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.25 £35.00 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.86% +32.08% -10.17%
10th Percentile £13.29 £14.13 £9.37
90th Percentile £55.00 £53.38 £48.19
UK median hourly rate £32.00 £30.75 £28.18
% change year-on-year +4.07% +9.12% -6.07%

Oracle Database 12c
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing Oracle Database 12c as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Database 12c in the UK excluding London

Oracle Database 12c
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the UK excluding London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Oracle Database 12c in the UK excluding London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Database 12c in the UK excluding London

Oracle Database 12c
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the UK excluding London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle Database 12c in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 15 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle Database 12c in the UK excluding London

Oracle Database 12c
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the UK excluding London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Database 12c in the UK excluding London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle Database 12c in the UK excluding London

Oracle Database 12c
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK excluding London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle Database 12c in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 15 January 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Oracle Database 12c in the UK excluding London

Oracle Database 12c
Contract Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Database 12c within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 15 January 2019. 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
South East -7 92 £444 +1.31% 10
Midlands +5 36 £375 -3.23% 2
Scotland +18 35 £425 +17.24% 8
West Midlands -16 31 £403 +3.87% 2
South West -10 23 £500 +23.46% 5
North of England -31 19 £425 +21.43% 5
East of England +11 9 £325 -9.72% 2
Yorkshire -10 9 £425 +21.43% 4
Northern Ireland - 7 £383 -
East Midlands +12 5 £364 -
North West -16 5 £400 +15.94%
North East -13 4 £513 - 1
Wales -16 4 £406 -4.41%
South Coast - 1 - -
Oracle Database 12c
UK

For the 6 months to 15 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Database 12c 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 UK excluding London region with a requirement for Oracle Database 12c.

1 226 (100.00%) Oracle
2 225 (99.56%) Oracle Database
3 125 (55.31%) Oracle Database 11g
4 111 (49.12%) SQL
5 83 (36.73%) PL/SQL
6 71 (31.42%) Linux
7 63 (27.88%) Java
8 62 (27.43%) Unix
9 58 (25.66%) Performance Tuning
10 56 (24.78%) Middleware
11 48 (21.24%) Oracle RAC
12 47 (20.80%) Security Cleared
12 47 (20.80%) Oracle Fusion
13 46 (20.35%) Data Guard
13 46 (20.35%) Agile Software Development
14 38 (16.81%) Oracle RMAN
15 37 (16.37%) SOA
15 37 (16.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 36 (15.93%) Web Services
17 33 (14.60%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
17 33 (14.60%) SC Cleared
18 32 (14.16%) Oracle BPM
18 32 (14.16%) ITIL
18 32 (14.16%) Oracle Reports
19 29 (12.83%) Oracle Forms
19 29 (12.83%) Oracle Database 10g
19 29 (12.83%) Oracle Service Bus
20 28 (12.39%) WebLogic
21 27 (11.95%) Oracle ADF
21 27 (11.95%) Migration

Oracle Database 12c
Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding London 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 37 (16.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 29 (12.83%) Oracle Service Bus
3 28 (12.39%) WebLogic
4 12 (5.31%) Confluence
5 6 (2.65%) Oracle Workflow
6 4 (1.77%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (0.88%) JBoss
7 2 (0.88%) Oracle Application Server
7 2 (0.88%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.44%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.44%) IIS
8 1 (0.44%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (0.44%) SAS
8 1 (0.44%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 11 (4.87%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 32 (14.16%) Oracle BPM
2 10 (4.42%) Oracle EBS
3 9 (3.98%) Oracle Applications
4 8 (3.54%) Oracle Utilities
4 8 (3.54%) Siebel CRM
5 4 (1.77%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (0.88%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (0.88%) Oracle Receivables
6 2 (0.88%) Payment Gateway
6 2 (0.88%) SAP GTS
7 1 (0.44%) Maximo
7 1 (0.44%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
7 1 (0.44%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 17 (7.52%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (3.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.77%) IaaS
3 4 (1.77%) PaaS
3 4 (1.77%) SaaS
4 1 (0.44%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.54%) Firewall
2 6 (2.65%) Wireshark
3 5 (2.21%) DHCP
3 5 (2.21%) DNS
4 4 (1.77%) SAN
5 2 (0.88%) Internet
6 1 (0.44%) HTTP
6 1 (0.44%) SSL
6 1 (0.44%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 225 (99.56%) Oracle Database
2 125 (55.31%) Oracle Database 11g
3 32 (14.16%) Oracle Reports
4 29 (12.83%) Oracle Database 10g
5 27 (11.95%) Oracle ODI
6 26 (11.50%) SQL Server
7 20 (8.85%) Relational Database
8 19 (8.41%) Oracle BI EE
9 16 (7.08%) RDBMS
10 14 (6.19%) MongoDB
11 12 (5.31%) MySQL
12 11 (4.87%) Data Warehouse
12 11 (4.87%) NoSQL
12 11 (4.87%) Oracle Exadata
12 11 (4.87%) SQL Server 2008
12 11 (4.87%) SQL Server 2012
13 10 (4.42%) PostgreSQL
14 6 (2.65%) Oracle9i Database
15 5 (2.21%) SQL Server 2005
15 5 (2.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 29 (12.83%) Oracle Forms
2 24 (10.62%) Toad
3 22 (9.73%) Git (software)
4 19 (8.41%) JIRA
5 12 (5.31%) Subversion
6 11 (4.87%) Maven
7 9 (3.98%) Oracle APEX
8 8 (3.54%) Jenkins
9 7 (3.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 6 (2.65%) LoadRunner
10 6 (2.65%) Sonatype Nexus
11 5 (2.21%) Visual Studio Team System
12 4 (1.77%) JUnit
12 4 (1.77%) MSI
12 4 (1.77%) PeopleTools
12 4 (1.77%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 3 (1.33%) DbUnit
13 3 (1.33%) Selenium
13 3 (1.33%) WebDriver
13 3 (1.33%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 20 (8.85%) Finance
2 17 (7.52%) Banking
3 9 (3.98%) Legal
4 4 (1.77%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.33%) General Ledger
5 3 (1.33%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.88%) Marketing
7 1 (0.44%) Automotive
7 1 (0.44%) Electronics
7 1 (0.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 83 (36.73%) DBA
2 77 (34.07%) Developer
3 74 (32.74%) Oracle DBA
4 53 (23.45%) Oracle Developer
5 23 (10.18%) Analyst
6 17 (7.52%) SQL Developer
7 16 (7.08%) Architect
7 16 (7.08%) BPM Developer
8 15 (6.64%) Software Developer
9 13 (5.75%) PL/SQL Developer
10 12 (5.31%) Administrator
11 11 (4.87%) Consultant
12 10 (4.42%) Data Analyst
12 10 (4.42%) Oracle Applications DBA
12 10 (4.42%) SQL DBA
13 8 (3.54%) Java Developer
13 8 (3.54%) Oracle Consultant
13 8 (3.54%) SOA Developer
14 6 (2.65%) Solutions Architect
14 6 (2.65%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (24.78%) Middleware
2 47 (20.80%) Oracle Fusion
3 36 (15.93%) Web Services
4 27 (11.95%) Oracle ADF
5 25 (11.06%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 21 (9.29%) WebCenter
7 17 (7.52%) REST
8 14 (6.19%) SOAP
9 13 (5.75%) XML
10 11 (4.87%) Spring
11 8 (3.54%) JMS
11 8 (3.54%) XSLT
12 7 (3.10%) Hibernate
12 7 (3.10%) JPA
12 7 (3.10%) XSD
13 6 (2.65%) EclipseLink
13 6 (2.65%) EJB
13 6 (2.65%) EJB 3.0
13 6 (2.65%) JSON
14 5 (2.21%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 20 (8.85%) Clustering
2 18 (7.96%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.10%) Private Cloud
4 5 (2.21%) Replication
5 4 (1.77%) DataPower
6 3 (1.33%) Data Centre
6 3 (1.33%) HP Storage
6 3 (1.33%) Public Cloud
6 3 (1.33%) User Experience
7 2 (0.88%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.88%) Oracle Licensing
8 1 (0.44%) Credit Derivative
Operating Systems
1 71 (31.42%) Linux
2 62 (27.43%) Unix
3 24 (10.62%) Windows
4 23 (10.18%) Oracle Linux
5 16 (7.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 14 (6.19%) AIX
7 11 (4.87%) Solaris
7 11 (4.87%) SUSE
7 11 (4.87%) Windows Server
8 9 (3.98%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (2.21%) Windows 7
9 5 (2.21%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (2.21%) Windows Vista
10 2 (0.88%) Tru64
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (25.66%) Performance Tuning
2 46 (20.35%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (16.37%) SOA
4 32 (14.16%) ITIL
5 27 (11.95%) Migration
6 25 (11.06%) Customer Requirements
7 23 (10.18%) Scrum
8 22 (9.73%) ETL
8 22 (9.73%) SDLC
9 21 (9.29%) Content Management
9 21 (9.29%) Data Modelling
10 19 (8.41%) DevOps
11 18 (7.96%) Mentoring
11 18 (7.96%) Process Management
12 17 (7.52%) Data Analysis
13 16 (7.08%) Problem-Solving
14 15 (6.64%) Change Management
14 15 (6.64%) Data Migration
14 15 (6.64%) Database Tuning
15 14 (6.19%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 111 (49.12%) SQL
2 83 (36.73%) PL/SQL
3 63 (27.88%) Java
4 20 (8.85%) Shell Script
5 14 (6.19%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
6 10 (4.42%) Python
7 9 (3.98%) JavaScript
8 8 (3.54%) T-SQL
9 7 (3.10%) C
10 6 (2.65%) Java 8
10 6 (2.65%) PowerShell
11 4 (1.77%) C#
11 4 (1.77%) Perl
12 3 (1.33%) ANSI SQL
13 1 (0.44%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.44%) Clojure
13 1 (0.44%) Delphi
13 1 (0.44%) Jython
13 1 (0.44%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 47 (20.80%) Security Cleared
2 33 (14.60%) SC Cleared
3 23 (10.18%) Oracle Certification
4 19 (8.41%) OCP
5 17 (7.52%) Degree
6 10 (4.42%) ITIL Certification
7 9 (3.98%) DV Cleared
8 7 (3.10%) Computer Science Degree
9 1 (0.44%) MCDBA
9 1 (0.44%) MCSE
9 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.44%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.42%) QA
2 5 (2.21%) Data Quality
2 5 (2.21%) GDPR
3 2 (0.88%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.44%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.44%) PMO
4 1 (0.44%) SLA
System Software
1 48 (21.24%) Oracle RAC
2 10 (4.42%) Virtual Machines
3 6 (2.65%) Active Directory
4 4 (1.77%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (1.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.77%) XenApp
5 3 (1.33%) vSphere
6 1 (0.44%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.44%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 46 (20.35%) Data Guard
2 38 (16.81%) Oracle RMAN
3 33 (14.60%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 15 (6.64%) Ansible
4 15 (6.64%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 14 (6.19%) Foglight
6 6 (2.65%) HP ALM
6 6 (2.65%) nmon
7 5 (2.21%) SCOM
8 4 (1.77%) McAfee ePO
8 4 (1.77%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 3 (1.33%) Microsoft Clustering
10 2 (0.88%) EMC NetWorker
10 2 (0.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 1 (0.44%) Failover Clustering
11 1 (0.44%) Grafana
11 1 (0.44%) Oracle Identity Management
11 1 (0.44%) Prometheus
11 1 (0.44%) Terraform
11 1 (0.44%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 226 (100.00%) Oracle
2 19 (8.41%) Microsoft
3 17 (7.52%) Red Hat
4 14 (6.19%) Imperva
5 12 (5.31%) SAP
6 10 (4.42%) CA
6 10 (4.42%) HP
7 8 (3.54%) Siebel
8 6 (2.65%) IBM
9 5 (2.21%) Citrix
9 5 (2.21%) PeopleSoft
10 4 (1.77%) Informatica
10 4 (1.77%) Lumension
10 4 (1.77%) McAfee
10 4 (1.77%) VMware
11 3 (1.33%) Fujitsu
11 3 (1.33%) Google
11 3 (1.33%) Tableau
12 1 (0.44%) NetApp
12 1 (0.44%) SolarWinds