Period
to 19 November 2018

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 19 November 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 12c
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 409 477 438
Rank change year-on-year +68 -39 +44
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 12c 256 177 244
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.46% 0.33% 0.42%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.20% 1.60% 1.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 92 166
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £419 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.49% +4.69% -1.84%
10th Percentile £313 £325 £274
90th Percentile £556 £530 £547
UK median daily rate £425 £450 £423
% change year-on-year -5.56% +6.51% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 3
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £43.39 £52.17
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.34% -16.83% +43.92%
UK median hourly rate £46.75 £43.39 £52.17
% change year-on-year +7.74% -16.83% +43.92%

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 11,637 11,029 12,850
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 21.13% 20.80% 22.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,590 6,979 8,157
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +5.96% +0.67%
10th Percentile £302 £281 £263
90th Percentile £575 £550 £538
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 186 223 321
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £28.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +24.20% -6.07%
10th Percentile £13.85 £13.67 £10.00
90th Percentile £56.68 £55.48 £48.38
UK median hourly rate £33.50 £31.15 £28.18
% change year-on-year +7.54% +10.54% -3.66%

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 19 November 2018.

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 19 November 2018.

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 19 November 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
South East -15 84 £425 -12.37% 9
Scotland +31 55 £513 +36.67% 12
North of England -15 38 £425 +21.43% 10
Midlands -6 33 £370 -7.63% 4
West Midlands -15 27 £375 -6.25% 1
South West -5 23 £425 -15.00% 10
Yorkshire -4 20 £425 +21.43% 4
North East -2 11 £525 - 1
Wales -23 10 £320 -26.86%
East of England -3 7 £325 -15.86%
North West -26 7 £381 -1.61% 5
East Midlands +9 6 £364 - 3
Northern Ireland - 6 £383 -
Oracle Database 12c
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 2018, 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.

1 256 (100.00%) Oracle
2 255 (99.61%) Oracle Database
3 128 (50.00%) SQL
4 124 (48.44%) Oracle Database 11g
5 101 (39.45%) PL/SQL
6 79 (30.86%) Java
7 70 (27.34%) Performance Tuning
8 61 (23.83%) Oracle Forms
9 58 (22.66%) Linux
10 55 (21.48%) Middleware
11 54 (21.09%) Agile Software Development
12 53 (20.70%) Unix
13 51 (19.92%) SOA
13 51 (19.92%) Web Services
13 51 (19.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 51 (19.92%) Oracle Fusion
14 44 (17.19%) Security Cleared
14 44 (17.19%) Data Guard
15 41 (16.02%) Oracle Reports
16 40 (15.63%) Oracle RMAN
17 39 (15.23%) REST
18 37 (14.45%) SOAP
19 35 (13.67%) Oracle RAC
20 34 (13.28%) Oracle Service Bus
21 33 (12.89%) MongoDB
21 33 (12.89%) Oracle ODI
22 31 (12.11%) Migration
23 30 (11.72%) WebLogic
23 30 (11.72%) NoSQL
23 30 (11.72%) SC Cleared

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 51 (19.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 34 (13.28%) Oracle Service Bus
3 30 (11.72%) WebLogic
4 9 (3.52%) Oracle Workflow
5 8 (3.13%) Confluence
6 4 (1.56%) Tomcat
6 4 (1.56%) WebLogic Portal
7 3 (1.17%) Oracle Coherence
8 2 (0.78%) Cloud Foundry
8 2 (0.78%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 1 (0.39%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.39%) IIS
9 1 (0.39%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (3.91%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.17%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 29 (11.33%) Oracle BPM
2 13 (5.08%) Oracle Applications
3 12 (4.69%) Oracle EBS
3 12 (4.69%) Oracle Utilities
3 12 (4.69%) Siebel CRM
4 5 (1.95%) Oracle EBS R12
5 4 (1.56%) Oracle Payables
5 4 (1.56%) Oracle Receivables
6 3 (1.17%) Maximo
7 2 (0.78%) Payment Gateway
7 2 (0.78%) SAP GTS
7 2 (0.78%) SAP Payroll
8 1 (0.39%) Oracle Retail
8 1 (0.39%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
8 1 (0.39%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.91%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.78%) PaaS
4 1 (0.39%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.95%) DHCP
1 5 (1.95%) DNS
2 4 (1.56%) Firewall
2 4 (1.56%) SAN
3 2 (0.78%) HTTP
3 2 (0.78%) Wireshark
4 1 (0.39%) Internet
4 1 (0.39%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 255 (99.61%) Oracle Database
2 124 (48.44%) Oracle Database 11g
3 41 (16.02%) Oracle Reports
4 33 (12.89%) MongoDB
4 33 (12.89%) Oracle ODI
5 30 (11.72%) NoSQL
6 27 (10.55%) Oracle Database 10g
7 26 (10.16%) SQL Server
8 25 (9.77%) Oracle BI EE
9 24 (9.38%) Relational Database
10 19 (7.42%) RDBMS
11 15 (5.86%) Data Warehouse
12 13 (5.08%) MySQL
13 12 (4.69%) PostgreSQL
14 11 (4.30%) Oracle Exadata
14 11 (4.30%) SQL Server 2008
15 10 (3.91%) SQL Server 2012
16 4 (1.56%) Oracle OWB
16 4 (1.56%) Oracle9i Database
16 4 (1.56%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 61 (23.83%) Oracle Forms
2 23 (8.98%) Toad
3 17 (6.64%) Git (software)
4 16 (6.25%) JIRA
5 13 (5.08%) Oracle APEX
6 8 (3.13%) Maven
6 8 (3.13%) Subversion
7 7 (2.73%) JDeveloper
8 6 (2.34%) Jenkins
8 6 (2.34%) JUnit
9 4 (1.56%) MSI
9 4 (1.56%) PeopleTools
9 4 (1.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 4 (1.56%) Visual Studio Team System
10 3 (1.17%) Cucumber
10 3 (1.17%) DbUnit
10 3 (1.17%) Mockito
10 3 (1.17%) Selenium
10 3 (1.17%) WebDriver
10 3 (1.17%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 21 (8.20%) Finance
2 13 (5.08%) Banking
2 13 (5.08%) Legal
3 5 (1.95%) General Ledger
4 4 (1.56%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.17%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.39%) Automotive
6 1 (0.39%) Electronics
6 1 (0.39%) Law
6 1 (0.39%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.39%) Marketing
6 1 (0.39%) Retail
Job Titles
1 88 (34.38%) DBA
2 81 (31.64%) Oracle DBA
3 79 (30.86%) Developer
4 58 (22.66%) Oracle Developer
5 35 (13.67%) Architect
6 23 (8.98%) Analyst
7 21 (8.20%) Administrator
8 18 (7.03%) SQL Developer
9 16 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
10 14 (5.47%) BPM Developer
11 13 (5.08%) PL/SQL Developer
12 12 (4.69%) Oracle Applications DBA
13 11 (4.30%) Software Developer
14 10 (3.91%) SQL DBA
15 9 (3.52%) Data Analyst
15 9 (3.52%) Digital Architect
15 9 (3.52%) Java Developer
15 9 (3.52%) SOA Developer
16 8 (3.13%) SC Cleared DBA
16 8 (3.13%) Service Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (21.48%) Middleware
2 51 (19.92%) Oracle Fusion
2 51 (19.92%) Web Services
3 39 (15.23%) REST
4 37 (14.45%) SOAP
5 27 (10.55%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 25 (9.77%) Oracle ADF
7 20 (7.81%) WebCenter
8 14 (5.47%) XML
9 13 (5.08%) JMS
10 12 (4.69%) Spring
11 11 (4.30%) XSLT
12 10 (3.91%) Hibernate
12 10 (3.91%) JPA
13 9 (3.52%) EJB
13 9 (3.52%) EJB 3.0
14 8 (3.13%) XSD
15 7 (2.73%) EclipseLink
16 4 (1.56%) jQuery
16 4 (1.56%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 26 (10.16%) Clustering
2 15 (5.86%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (3.52%) Computer Science
4 6 (2.34%) Replication
5 5 (1.95%) Private Cloud
6 4 (1.56%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (1.17%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.17%) Data Centre
7 3 (1.17%) HP Storage
8 2 (0.78%) Oracle Licensing
9 1 (0.39%) Credit Derivative
9 1 (0.39%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.39%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.39%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 58 (22.66%) Linux
2 53 (20.70%) Unix
3 17 (6.64%) Windows
4 16 (6.25%) AIX
5 14 (5.47%) Oracle Linux
6 13 (5.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (4.30%) Solaris
7 11 (4.30%) SUSE
8 5 (1.95%) Windows 7
8 5 (1.95%) Windows Server
8 5 (1.95%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (1.95%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (1.95%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (27.34%) Performance Tuning
2 54 (21.09%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (19.92%) SOA
4 31 (12.11%) Migration
5 29 (11.33%) Continuous Integration
5 29 (11.33%) ETL
6 27 (10.55%) ITIL
6 27 (10.55%) Microservices
7 26 (10.16%) Software Delivery
8 23 (8.98%) Enterprise Architecture
8 23 (8.98%) Problem-Solving
9 22 (8.59%) Customer Requirements
9 22 (8.59%) Waterfall
10 18 (7.03%) Process Management
10 18 (7.03%) SDLC
11 17 (6.64%) Content Management
11 17 (6.64%) Data Analysis
11 17 (6.64%) Database Tuning
12 16 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
13 15 (5.86%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 128 (50.00%) SQL
2 101 (39.45%) PL/SQL
3 79 (30.86%) Java
4 26 (10.16%) Shell Script
5 19 (7.42%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
6 12 (4.69%) JavaScript
7 7 (2.73%) Java 8
8 5 (1.95%) PowerShell
8 5 (1.95%) Python
8 5 (1.95%) T-SQL
9 4 (1.56%) C
9 4 (1.56%) C#
9 4 (1.56%) Perl
10 3 (1.17%) ANSI SQL
11 1 (0.39%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.39%) Delphi
11 1 (0.39%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 44 (17.19%) Security Cleared
2 30 (11.72%) SC Cleared
3 29 (11.33%) Degree
4 21 (8.20%) Oracle Certification
5 19 (7.42%) OCP
6 10 (3.91%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (3.13%) Computer Science Degree
7 8 (3.13%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.78%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.34%) Data Quality
1 6 (2.34%) GDPR
1 6 (2.34%) QA
2 2 (0.78%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (0.78%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.39%) PMO
3 1 (0.39%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (13.67%) Oracle RAC
2 12 (4.69%) Virtual Machines
3 6 (2.34%) Active Directory
4 4 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (1.17%) vSphere
6 1 (0.39%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.39%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 44 (17.19%) Data Guard
2 40 (15.63%) Oracle RMAN
3 25 (9.77%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 14 (5.47%) Foglight
5 13 (5.08%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 11 (4.30%) Ansible
7 5 (1.95%) SCOM
8 4 (1.56%) McAfee ePO
8 4 (1.56%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 3 (1.17%) Microsoft Clustering
9 3 (1.17%) Oracle EDQ
9 3 (1.17%) Oracle Identity Management
10 2 (0.78%) Failover Clustering
10 2 (0.78%) HP ALM
10 2 (0.78%) nmon
10 2 (0.78%) Terraform
11 1 (0.39%) Grafana
11 1 (0.39%) Oracle Flashback
11 1 (0.39%) Oracle Identity Manager
11 1 (0.39%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 256 (100.00%) Oracle
2 16 (6.25%) SAP
3 14 (5.47%) Imperva
3 14 (5.47%) Red Hat
4 12 (4.69%) Microsoft
4 12 (4.69%) Siebel
5 10 (3.91%) CA
6 8 (3.13%) Informatica
7 6 (2.34%) HP
8 5 (1.95%) PeopleSoft
9 4 (1.56%) IBM
9 4 (1.56%) Lumension
9 4 (1.56%) McAfee
9 4 (1.56%) NetApp
9 4 (1.56%) VMware
10 3 (1.17%) Cognos
11 2 (0.78%) Fujitsu
12 1 (0.39%) Citrix
12 1 (0.39%) Serena
12 1 (0.39%) SolarWinds