Period
to 19 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 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
6 months to
19 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 577 559 629
Rank change year-on-year -18 +70 -49
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 12c 234 359 266
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.28% 0.35% 0.26%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.31% 1.55% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 188 150
UK median daily rate £475 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +6.51%
10th Percentile £363 £313 £325
90th Percentile £593 £558 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £466 £425 £419
% change year-on-year +9.71% +1.49% +4.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 3
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £46.75 £43.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.13% +7.74% -16.83%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £43.39
% change year-on-year - -19.34% -16.83%

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 with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 17,891 23,226 22,428
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 21.35% 22.49% 22.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,079 16,160 15,317
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £319 £313 £310
90th Percentile £657 £638 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 257 241 285
UK median hourly rate £32.58 £33.50 £31.15
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.75% +7.54% +10.54%
10th Percentile £12.75 £13.69 £14.00
90th Percentile £71.55 £57.50 £58.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -14.29% - +24.20%

Oracle Database 12c
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Oracle Database 12c as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Database 12c in the UK

Oracle Database 12c
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

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

Oracle Database 12c
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle Database 12c over the 6 months to 19 November 2019.

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

Oracle Database 12c
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

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

Oracle Database 12c
Top 16 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 12c within the UK over the 6 months to 19 November 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
England +34 205 £475 +11.76% 30
UK excluding London -49 143 £466 +9.71% 20
London +59 82 £500 +19.05% 14
South East +4 42 £513 +20.59% 3
North of England +28 29 £471 +10.88% 6
Midlands +41 25 £464 +25.58% 2
West Midlands +30 22 £464 +23.73% 1
East of England +40 13 £400 +23.08% 3
North East +22 13 £510 -2.86%
Scotland -22 13 £375 -26.83% 2
Yorkshire +25 11 £468 +10.00% 2
Wales +27 10 £475 +48.44% 1
South West -18 10 £488 +14.71% 2
North West +5 5 £456 +19.67% 4
East Midlands +21 3 £488 +33.93% 1
Northern Ireland +1 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 with a requirement for Oracle Database 12c.

1 234 (100.00%) Oracle
2 232 (99.15%) Oracle Database
3 131 (55.98%) SQL
4 110 (47.01%) PL/SQL
5 91 (38.89%) Security Cleared
6 84 (35.90%) Linux
7 83 (35.47%) SC Cleared
8 79 (33.76%) Oracle Database 11g
9 69 (29.49%) Oracle RAC
10 68 (29.06%) Data Guard
11 61 (26.07%) Unix
12 50 (21.37%) WebLogic
13 46 (19.66%) Shell Script
14 44 (18.80%) Migration
15 40 (17.09%) SQL Server
15 40 (17.09%) Data Warehouse
15 40 (17.09%) Performance Tuning
16 39 (16.67%) Data Modelling
17 38 (16.24%) Agile Software Development
18 37 (15.81%) Java
19 35 (14.96%) Oracle RMAN
20 34 (14.53%) Oracle ODI
21 32 (13.68%) MySQL
21 32 (13.68%) Business Intelligence
21 32 (13.68%) Oracle Database 10g
22 31 (13.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
22 31 (13.25%) SOA
22 31 (13.25%) Oracle GoldenGate
22 31 (13.25%) Public Sector
22 31 (13.25%) Oracle SOA Suite

Oracle Database 12c
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 50 (21.37%) WebLogic
2 31 (13.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 20 (8.55%) Tomcat
4 14 (5.98%) WebSphere
5 13 (5.56%) WebSphere Application Server
6 9 (3.85%) Apache
7 8 (3.42%) Oracle Service Bus
8 6 (2.56%) Confluence
8 6 (2.56%) Oracle Application Server
9 3 (1.28%) CMS
9 3 (1.28%) JBoss
10 2 (0.85%) WebLogic Portal
11 1 (0.43%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.43%) ArcGIS
11 1 (0.43%) IIS
11 1 (0.43%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.43%) Oracle 10gAS
Applications
1 8 (3.42%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.43%) FileZilla
2 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.43%) Notepad++
Business Applications
1 14 (5.98%) Oracle BPM
2 11 (4.70%) Oracle Applications
2 11 (4.70%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (3.42%) Oracle AML
3 8 (3.42%) Oracle ERP
4 5 (2.14%) PeopleSoft HCM
5 2 (0.85%) Oracle Retail
6 1 (0.43%) Maximo
6 1 (0.43%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.43%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.43%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 21 (8.97%) AWS
2 18 (7.69%) Azure
3 7 (2.99%) GCP
4 6 (2.56%) SaaS
5 5 (2.14%) Power Platform
6 4 (1.71%) PaaS
7 2 (0.85%) IaaS
8 1 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.43%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.56%) SSL
2 4 (1.71%) HTTP
3 3 (1.28%) IMAP
3 3 (1.28%) SMTP
4 2 (0.85%) WAN
5 1 (0.43%) DMZ
5 1 (0.43%) FTP
5 1 (0.43%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.43%) PuTTY
5 1 (0.43%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 232 (99.15%) Oracle Database
2 79 (33.76%) Oracle Database 11g
3 40 (17.09%) Data Warehouse
3 40 (17.09%) SQL Server
4 34 (14.53%) Oracle ODI
5 32 (13.68%) MySQL
5 32 (13.68%) Oracle Database 10g
6 30 (12.82%) PostgreSQL
7 27 (11.54%) Relational Database
8 22 (9.40%) BusinessObjects
8 22 (9.40%) RDBMS
9 12 (5.13%) PowerCenter
10 10 (4.27%) Oracle Exadata
10 10 (4.27%) SQL Server 2014
11 9 (3.85%) Oracle BI EE
11 9 (3.85%) Oracle OWB
11 9 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
12 8 (3.42%) SQL Server 2012
13 7 (2.99%) MongoDB
13 7 (2.99%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 17 (7.26%) Jenkins
1 17 (7.26%) Subversion
2 15 (6.41%) JIRA
3 14 (5.98%) Selenium
4 13 (5.56%) Eclipse
4 13 (5.56%) Maven
4 13 (5.56%) Oracle APEX
4 13 (5.56%) Toad
5 12 (5.13%) Ant
5 12 (5.13%) Artifactory
5 12 (5.13%) Git (software)
5 12 (5.13%) JUnit
6 7 (2.99%) Oracle Forms
7 5 (2.14%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (0.85%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.43%) Gradle
9 1 (0.43%) Hudson
9 1 (0.43%) JProfiler
9 1 (0.43%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 31 (13.25%) Public Sector
2 29 (12.39%) Finance
3 24 (10.26%) Banking
4 6 (2.56%) Investment Banking
5 5 (2.14%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.71%) Electronics
6 4 (1.71%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.71%) Marketing
6 4 (1.71%) Retail
7 3 (1.28%) Games
8 2 (0.85%) Publishing
9 1 (0.43%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.43%) Arabic Language
9 1 (0.43%) Automotive
9 1 (0.43%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 100 (42.74%) DBA
2 91 (38.89%) Oracle DBA
3 83 (35.47%) Developer
4 39 (16.67%) Oracle Developer
5 22 (9.40%) Senior DBA
6 21 (8.97%) Senior Oracle DBA
7 18 (7.69%) SC Cleared DBA
8 17 (7.26%) Administrator
9 13 (5.56%) Consultant
10 11 (4.70%) Analyst
11 10 (4.27%) Oracle Consultant
12 7 (2.99%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 7 (2.99%) Database Developer
13 6 (2.56%) Informatica Developer
13 6 (2.56%) Oracle Specialist
13 6 (2.56%) SQL DBA
13 6 (2.56%) SQL Developer
14 5 (2.14%) Database Analyst
14 5 (2.14%) Java Developer
14 5 (2.14%) PL/SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (13.25%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 30 (12.82%) Oracle Fusion
3 23 (9.83%) Middleware
4 20 (8.55%) Oracle ADF
5 17 (7.26%) XML
6 16 (6.84%) HTML
6 16 (6.84%) JDBC
6 16 (6.84%) Web Services
7 12 (5.13%) JSP
7 12 (5.13%) Spring
7 12 (5.13%) Struts
8 11 (4.70%) REST
9 10 (4.27%) XSLT
10 8 (3.42%) Hibernate
11 7 (2.99%) Kafka
11 7 (2.99%) SOAP
12 5 (2.14%) .NET
12 5 (2.14%) OAuth
12 5 (2.14%) WebCenter
13 4 (1.71%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (5.13%) Data Structures
2 9 (3.85%) Replication
3 8 (3.42%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (2.99%) Derivative
5 5 (2.14%) Credit Risk
6 4 (1.71%) Clustering
6 4 (1.71%) Data Centre
6 4 (1.71%) Private Cloud
7 3 (1.28%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.28%) Virtual Team
8 2 (0.85%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.43%) DataPower
9 1 (0.43%) e-Learning
9 1 (0.43%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.43%) Oracle Licensing
9 1 (0.43%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.43%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.43%) SWIFT
9 1 (0.43%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 84 (35.90%) Linux
2 61 (26.07%) Unix
3 29 (12.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (5.98%) AIX
4 14 (5.98%) Oracle Linux
5 13 (5.56%) Solaris
5 13 (5.56%) Windows
6 3 (1.28%) Windows Server
6 3 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.28%) zOS
7 2 (0.85%) CentOS
8 1 (0.43%) HPUX
8 1 (0.43%) SUSE
8 1 (0.43%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (18.80%) Migration
2 40 (17.09%) Performance Tuning
3 39 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 38 (16.24%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (13.68%) Business Intelligence
6 31 (13.25%) SOA
7 28 (11.97%) ETL
8 22 (9.40%) ITIL
9 20 (8.55%) Open Source
10 17 (7.26%) DevOps
11 14 (5.98%) Problem-Solving
12 13 (5.56%) Analytics
12 13 (5.56%) Test Automation
13 12 (5.13%) Dimensional Modelling
14 11 (4.70%) Scrum
14 11 (4.70%) Service Management
14 11 (4.70%) User Acceptance Testing
15 10 (4.27%) Infrastructure Automation
15 10 (4.27%) Kanban
16 9 (3.85%) Data Integration
Programming Languages
1 131 (55.98%) SQL
2 110 (47.01%) PL/SQL
3 46 (19.66%) Shell Script
4 37 (15.81%) Java
5 19 (8.12%) JavaScript
6 18 (7.69%) Python
7 14 (5.98%) Perl
8 6 (2.56%) C#
9 4 (1.71%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.28%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.85%) Java 8
11 2 (0.85%) PHP
11 2 (0.85%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.85%) XPath
11 2 (0.85%) XQuery
12 1 (0.43%) AWK
12 1 (0.43%) C
12 1 (0.43%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 91 (38.89%) Security Cleared
2 83 (35.47%) SC Cleared
3 9 (3.85%) Degree
3 9 (3.85%) Oracle Certification
4 8 (3.42%) OCA
4 8 (3.42%) OCP
5 7 (2.99%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (2.56%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (1.28%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.43%) HND
8 1 (0.43%) ISEB
8 1 (0.43%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.43%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.71%) QA
2 3 (1.28%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.43%) SLA
System Software
1 69 (29.49%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (2.56%) OCFS2
3 4 (1.71%) Apache Flume
4 3 (1.28%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.85%) HDFS
6 1 (0.43%) Corosync
6 1 (0.43%) Oracle Clusterware
6 1 (0.43%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 68 (29.06%) Data Guard
2 35 (14.96%) Oracle RMAN
3 31 (13.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 17 (7.26%) Ansible
5 11 (4.70%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 11 (4.70%) Puppet
6 2 (0.85%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (0.85%) Nagios
6 2 (0.85%) Oracle Flashback
6 2 (0.85%) Oracle Identity Management
6 2 (0.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.43%) HP ALM
7 1 (0.43%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.43%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.43%) Opsview
7 1 (0.43%) Pacemaker
7 1 (0.43%) SCOM
Vendors
1 234 (100.00%) Oracle
2 22 (9.40%) IBM
2 22 (9.40%) Microsoft
2 22 (9.40%) Red Hat
3 13 (5.56%) Informatica
3 13 (5.56%) SAP
4 8 (3.42%) Google
4 8 (3.42%) Sybase
5 7 (2.99%) Tableau
6 6 (2.56%) PeopleSoft
6 6 (2.56%) Veritas
7 3 (1.28%) HP
8 2 (0.85%) Dell
8 2 (0.85%) NetApp
9 1 (0.43%) BMC
9 1 (0.43%) EnterpriseDB
9 1 (0.43%) Ericsson
9 1 (0.43%) ESRI
9 1 (0.43%) Mercator
9 1 (0.43%) Vitria