The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Oracle Database 11g skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Oracle Database 11g over the 3 months to 24 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 11g
UK
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 407 293 238
Rank change year-on-year -114 -55  
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 11g 197 418 549
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.43% 0.78% 0.98%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.90% 3.56% 4.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 264 337
Median daily rate £405 £350 £409
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.71% -14.37%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £506 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £388
% change year-on-year +10.71% -9.67%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £28.89
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £39.25

Oracle Database 11g 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 with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 10382 11757 13183
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 22.44% 21.86% 23.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 6788 7965 8622
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 142 195 185
Median hourly rate £31.50 £31.27 £26.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.73% +16.89%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £12.00 £15.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £49.00 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year +22.58% +19.23%  

Oracle Database 11g
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Oracle Database 11g as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Database 11g in the UK

Oracle Database 11g
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Oracle Database 11g.

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Database 11g in the UK

Oracle Database 11g
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle Database 11g over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle Database 11g in the UK

Oracle Database 11g
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Database 11g.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle Database 11g in the UK

Oracle Database 11g
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Database 11g within the UK over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -121 175 £425 +17.81% 22
London -43 71 £456 +4.28% 5
South East -4 41 £450 +38.46% 6
North West -10 18 £363 +10.68% 4
Wales - 16 £375 -
Cardiff - 16 £375 -
South Wales - 16 £375 -
Surrey +13 15 £438 +9.37% 3
Hampshire +3 15 £480 +12.94% 1
Yorkshire +8 14 £400 +14.28% 3
South West -10 14 £363 +3.57% 2
East Midlands -18 11 £425 - 2
Sheffield +16 10 £375 +7.14%
South Yorkshire +10 10 £375 +7.14%
Manchester +6 10 £321 -2.65% 3
Cheshire +18 6 £363 +11.53% 1
City of London -27 6 £569 +19.73%
Bournemouth - 6 £325 -
Dorset - 6 £325 -
West Sussex +22 5 £500 -
Havant +3 5 £485 +21.25%
Nottingham -10 5 £345 -18.82% 1
Nottinghamshire -18 5 £345 -18.82% 1
Worthing - 5 £500 -
Bromley - 5 £575 -
Scotland +32 4 - - 1
Chester +19 4 £369 +22.91% 1
Wiltshire +4 4 £363 -18.07% 1
Derbyshire - 4 £425 -
Andover +7 3 £370 -12.94%

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Database 11g also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Oracle Database 11g.

1 512 (100.00%) Oracle
1 512 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 339 (66.21%) SQL
3 214 (41.80%) PL/SQL
4 204 (39.84%) Oracle Database 12c
5 176 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
6 165 (32.23%) Oracle Database 10g
7 130 (25.39%) Java
8 121 (23.63%) Finance
9 116 (22.66%) Linux
10 108 (21.09%) Unix
11 106 (20.70%) SQL Server
12 96 (18.75%) Web Services
13 89 (17.38%) Windows
14 85 (16.60%) Business Intelligence
15 84 (16.41%) WebLogic
16 83 (16.21%) Security Cleared
17 82 (16.02%) Data Warehouse
18 80 (15.63%) .NET
18 80 (15.63%) Scrum
19 78 (15.23%) Relational Database
20 75 (14.65%) SDLC
20 75 (14.65%) Continuous Integration
21 74 (14.45%) Oracle RAC
21 74 (14.45%) Microsoft
22 71 (13.87%) XML
23 70 (13.67%) SC Cleared
24 68 (13.28%) Oracle APEX
24 68 (13.28%) ETL
25 67 (13.09%) SOA

Oracle Database 11g
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 84 (16.41%) WebLogic
2 67 (13.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 24 (4.69%) Confluence
4 22 (4.30%) Oracle Service Bus
5 20 (3.91%) SharePoint
6 18 (3.52%) IIS
7 17 (3.32%) Oracle Workflow
8 14 (2.73%) Apache
9 11 (2.15%) Tomcat
10 10 (1.95%) Oracle Application Server
10 10 (1.95%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 8 (1.56%) GeoServer
12 7 (1.37%) JBoss
13 5 (0.98%) Oracle Self-Service HR
14 4 (0.78%) Oracle Coherence
14 4 (0.78%) SharePoint 2013
15 3 (0.59%) CMS
15 3 (0.59%) Oracle Spatial
15 3 (0.59%) WebSphere
16 2 (0.39%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (1.95%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (1.37%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.20%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 40 (7.81%) Oracle EBS
2 31 (6.05%) Oracle Applications
3 26 (5.08%) Oracle BPM
4 18 (3.52%) Oracle EBS R12
5 11 (2.15%) Siebel CRM
6 9 (1.76%) Oracle 11i
7 8 (1.56%) Oracle Utilities
7 8 (1.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 6 (1.17%) Oracle Payroll
9 5 (0.98%) Oracle iRecruitment
10 3 (0.59%) HFM
10 3 (0.59%) Oracle Payables
10 3 (0.59%) SunGard Martini
11 2 (0.39%) Oracle ERP
11 2 (0.39%) Oracle Receivables
11 2 (0.39%) Teamcenter
12 1 (0.20%) Oracle Assets
12 1 (0.20%) Oracle Cash Management
12 1 (0.20%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 26 (5.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (3.52%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (0.98%) SaaS
4 4 (0.78%) IaaS
4 4 (0.78%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (5.47%) PuTTY
1 28 (5.47%) WinSCP
2 15 (2.93%) DNS
3 14 (2.73%) Firewall
3 14 (2.73%) VPN
4 13 (2.54%) LDAP
5 11 (2.15%) HTTP
6 10 (1.95%) Kerberos
7 9 (1.76%) SAN
7 9 (1.76%) SSL
8 8 (1.56%) SNMP
9 6 (1.17%) Cisco Nexus
10 5 (0.98%) Reverse Proxy
10 5 (0.98%) Skype
10 5 (0.98%) TCP/IP
11 3 (0.59%) FTP
12 2 (0.39%) DMZ
12 2 (0.39%) LAN
12 2 (0.39%) WAN
13 1 (0.20%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 512 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 204 (39.84%) Oracle Database 12c
3 165 (32.23%) Oracle Database 10g
4 106 (20.70%) SQL Server
5 82 (16.02%) Data Warehouse
6 78 (15.23%) Relational Database
7 60 (11.72%) Oracle Reports
8 56 (10.94%) SQL Server 2008
9 55 (10.74%) Oracle BI EE
10 45 (8.79%) Oracle9i Database
11 39 (7.62%) RDBMS
12 38 (7.42%) PostgreSQL
13 35 (6.84%) SQL Server 2005
14 32 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
15 31 (6.05%) MySQL
16 27 (5.27%) Oracle ODI
17 19 (3.71%) Oracle OWB
18 16 (3.13%) Oracle BI Publisher
19 13 (2.54%) Oracle Discoverer
20 11 (2.15%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 68 (13.28%) Oracle APEX
2 51 (9.96%) JIRA
3 49 (9.57%) Git (software)
3 49 (9.57%) Oracle Forms
4 48 (9.38%) Team Foundation Server
5 43 (8.40%) Jenkins
6 39 (7.62%) TeamCity
7 33 (6.45%) Toad
8 32 (6.25%) Subversion
9 31 (6.05%) Selenium
10 30 (5.86%) Eclipse
11 29 (5.66%) Visual Studio
12 28 (5.47%) HP UFT
13 27 (5.27%) SpecFlow
14 25 (4.88%) Maven
15 21 (4.10%) ProC
16 19 (3.71%) Bitbucket
16 19 (3.71%) JUnit
17 18 (3.52%) Ant
18 17 (3.32%) SoapUI
General
1 121 (23.63%) Finance
2 41 (8.01%) Banking
3 15 (2.93%) Investment Banking
4 10 (1.95%) Marketing
4 10 (1.95%) Telecoms
5 9 (1.76%) Local Government
5 9 (1.76%) Manufacturing
6 8 (1.56%) Electronics
7 7 (1.37%) Front Office
8 5 (0.98%) Publishing
9 4 (0.78%) Financial Institution
9 4 (0.78%) Law
9 4 (0.78%) Retail
10 3 (0.59%) Back Office
10 3 (0.59%) Prime Brokerage
11 2 (0.39%) Advertising
11 2 (0.39%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.39%) Legal
12 1 (0.20%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 244 (47.66%) Developer
2 103 (20.12%) Oracle Developer
3 102 (19.92%) DBA
4 93 (18.16%) Oracle DBA
5 62 (12.11%) Java Developer
6 51 (9.96%) SQL Developer
7 42 (8.20%) Analyst
7 42 (8.20%) PL/SQL Developer
8 35 (6.84%) .NET Developer
9 29 (5.66%) Oracle Analyst
10 26 (5.08%) Architect
11 25 (4.88%) Consultant
12 24 (4.69%) Tester
13 23 (4.49%) Administrator
13 23 (4.49%) SQL Analyst
14 20 (3.91%) C# Developer
15 17 (3.32%) C# .NET Developer
15 17 (3.32%) Senior Developer
15 17 (3.32%) SQL DBA
15 17 (3.32%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (18.75%) Web Services
2 80 (15.63%) .NET
3 71 (13.87%) XML
4 55 (10.74%) HTML
5 50 (9.77%) Spring
6 48 (9.38%) Middleware
7 44 (8.59%) EJB
8 41 (8.01%) Oracle Fusion
8 41 (8.01%) SOAP
9 40 (7.81%) REST
10 39 (7.62%) JMS
11 36 (7.03%) EJB 3.0
12 34 (6.64%) Hibernate
13 33 (6.45%) WCF
14 32 (6.25%) .NET Framework
14 32 (6.25%) Oracle GoldenGate
15 29 (5.66%) J2EE
15 29 (5.66%) JPA
16 26 (5.08%) XSLT
17 25 (4.88%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 36 (7.03%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (2.73%) Clustering
3 10 (1.95%) Client/Server
4 9 (1.76%) Computer Science
5 8 (1.56%) Data Centre
5 8 (1.56%) PKI
6 6 (1.17%) Hedge funds
6 6 (1.17%) NHS
7 5 (0.98%) HACMP
8 4 (0.78%) Driving Licence
8 4 (0.78%) Fintech
8 4 (0.78%) Replication
9 3 (0.59%) CESG
9 3 (0.59%) Data Structures
9 3 (0.59%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.59%) Equities
9 3 (0.59%) Fixed Income
9 3 (0.59%) Greenfield Project
9 3 (0.59%) Management Information System
9 3 (0.59%) Oracle Exalytics
Operating Systems
1 116 (22.66%) Linux
2 108 (21.09%) Unix
3 89 (17.38%) Windows
4 49 (9.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 47 (9.18%) Windows Server
6 27 (5.27%) Windows Server 2012
7 24 (4.69%) Solaris
8 21 (4.10%) AIX
9 13 (2.54%) Windows Server 2008
10 11 (2.15%) Oracle Linux
11 7 (1.37%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (0.59%) HPUX
13 2 (0.39%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.20%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 176 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (16.60%) Business Intelligence
3 80 (15.63%) Scrum
4 75 (14.65%) Continuous Integration
4 75 (14.65%) SDLC
5 68 (13.28%) ETL
6 67 (13.09%) SOA
7 66 (12.89%) Performance Tuning
7 66 (12.89%) Test Automation
8 48 (9.38%) Migration
9 41 (8.01%) DevOps
10 40 (7.81%) Data Modelling
11 39 (7.62%) Unit Testing
12 27 (5.27%) OO
13 26 (5.08%) Data Analysis
13 26 (5.08%) Test Scripting
14 25 (4.88%) MVC
14 25 (4.88%) Test Strategy
15 24 (4.69%) Integration Testing
16 23 (4.49%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 339 (66.21%) SQL
2 214 (41.80%) PL/SQL
3 130 (25.39%) Java
4 65 (12.70%) JavaScript
5 61 (11.91%) C#
6 53 (10.35%) Shell Script
7 33 (6.45%) C
8 32 (6.25%) F#
9 24 (4.69%) Python
10 21 (4.10%) T-SQL
11 19 (3.71%) VB
12 11 (2.15%) Korn
13 10 (1.95%) VBA
14 8 (1.56%) PowerShell
14 8 (1.56%) VB.NET
15 6 (1.17%) VBScript
16 5 (0.98%) Groovy
17 4 (0.78%) ES6
17 4 (0.78%) Perl
17 4 (0.78%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 83 (16.21%) Security Cleared
2 70 (13.67%) SC Cleared
3 35 (6.84%) Degree
4 15 (2.93%) ISEB
4 15 (2.93%) ISEB Practitioner
4 15 (2.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 10 (1.95%) Oracle Certification
6 5 (0.98%) BPSS Clearance
6 5 (0.98%) DV Cleared
7 3 (0.59%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.59%) OCP
8 2 (0.39%) BC Cleared
8 2 (0.39%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (0.39%) DBS Check
8 2 (0.39%) HNC
8 2 (0.39%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.39%) MCDBA
8 2 (0.39%) MCSE
9 1 (0.20%) MCP
9 1 (0.20%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (4.49%) QA
2 7 (1.37%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (0.78%) JSP 440
4 3 (0.59%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.59%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.39%) MiFID
6 1 (0.20%) SLA
System Software
1 74 (14.45%) Oracle RAC
2 22 (4.30%) vSphere
3 15 (2.93%) Virtual Machines
4 10 (1.95%) vCloud
5 8 (1.56%) Active Directory
5 8 (1.56%) Docker
6 6 (1.17%) Terminal Services
6 6 (1.17%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (0.98%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 5 (0.98%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (0.39%) HDFS
9 1 (0.20%) GeoWebCache
9 1 (0.20%) NDS
9 1 (0.20%) NetIQ eDirectory
9 1 (0.20%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 46 (8.98%) Oracle RMAN
2 37 (7.23%) Data Guard
3 27 (5.27%) vRealize
4 25 (4.88%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 25 (4.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 20 (3.91%) Puppet
6 14 (2.73%) ZABBIX
7 12 (2.34%) Oracle Identity Management
8 10 (1.95%) Terraform
9 9 (1.76%) Ansible
10 8 (1.56%) Consul
10 8 (1.56%) Kubernetes
10 8 (1.56%) Packer
10 8 (1.56%) Rsyslog
10 8 (1.56%) yum
11 6 (1.17%) FortiGate
11 6 (1.17%) Forum Sentry
12 5 (0.98%) Oracle Identity Manager
13 4 (0.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 3 (0.59%) MOM
Vendors
1 512 (100.00%) Oracle
2 74 (14.45%) Microsoft
3 56 (10.94%) VMware
4 49 (9.57%) Red Hat
5 31 (6.05%) HP
6 26 (5.08%) Informatica
7 18 (3.52%) IBM
8 16 (3.13%) Siebel
9 15 (2.93%) SAP
10 14 (2.73%) Atlassian
10 14 (2.73%) Cognos
11 8 (1.56%) AppDynamics
11 8 (1.56%) CA
11 8 (1.56%) Veritas
12 7 (1.37%) Remedy
13 6 (1.17%) AlienVault
13 6 (1.17%) Cisco
13 6 (1.17%) Juniper
13 6 (1.17%) NetApp
13 6 (1.17%) Palo Alto
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