Period
to 30 October 2020

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 30 October 2020 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
30 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 414 577 561
Rank change year-on-year +163 -16 +70
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 12c 123 246 359
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.37% 0.29% 0.35%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.66% 1.33% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 176 188
Median daily rate £451 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.16% +11.76% -5.56%
10th Percentile £320 £363 £313
90th Percentile £763 £600 £558
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £471 £425
% change year-on-year -4.51% +10.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 5
Median hourly rate £39.00 £39.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.27% +12.86% -19.34%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £39.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year -1.27% +12.86% -19.34%

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 7,430 18,536 23,621
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.64% 21.84% 22.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,729 12,605 16,476
Median daily rate £480 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.05% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £312 £320 £313
90th Percentile £663 £656 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £432 £438 £425
% change year-on-year -1.26% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 160 267 236
Median hourly rate £35.00 £31.00 £28.66
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.90% +8.18% -4.48%
10th Percentile £14.00 £13.49 £12.35
90th Percentile £53.75 £60.00 £55.00
Median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.25
% change year-on-year - -6.98% -2.27%

Oracle Database 12c
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Database 12c in the UK

Oracle Database 12c
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Oracle Database 12c.

Daily rate trend for Oracle Database 12c in the UK

Oracle Database 12c
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Oracle Database 12c over the 6 months to 30 October 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Oracle Database 12c in the UK

Oracle Database 12c
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Oracle Database 12c.

Hourly rate trend for Oracle Database 12c in the UK

Oracle Database 12c
Top 11 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 30 October 2020. 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 +199 118 £455 -6.62% 13
UK excluding London +185 58 £450 -4.51% 8
London +162 57 £500 - 8
South East +176 29 £460 -10.24%
North of England +109 19 £405 -14.74% 1
North West +93 11 £405 -14.74%
Work from Home -101 9 £450 -18.18% 2
Yorkshire +75 8 £350 -25.13% 1
South West +97 6 £525 +7.69% 2
East of England +79 2 £450 - 1
Northern Ireland +13 2 £430 -

For the 6 months to 30 October 2020, 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.

1 123 (100.00%) Oracle
2 119 (96.75%) Oracle Database
3 53 (43.09%) SQL
4 49 (39.84%) Oracle Database 11g
5 37 (30.08%) WebLogic
5 37 (30.08%) SOA
5 37 (30.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 34 (27.64%) Python
6 34 (27.64%) PL/SQL
6 34 (27.64%) Linux
7 33 (26.83%) Finance
8 32 (26.02%) Java
9 29 (23.58%) Oracle RAC
10 28 (22.76%) Security Cleared
11 26 (21.14%) Subversion
11 26 (21.14%) XML
12 25 (20.33%) Middleware
12 25 (20.33%) Oracle ODI
13 24 (19.51%) Banking
14 21 (17.07%) Data Guard
15 20 (16.26%) Oracle Service Bus
15 20 (16.26%) Oracle Applications
16 19 (15.45%) Oracle Database 10g
16 19 (15.45%) SC Cleared
17 18 (14.63%) Oracle Fusion
17 18 (14.63%) Test Automation
17 18 (14.63%) Relational Database
18 17 (13.82%) Performance Tuning
18 17 (13.82%) DevOps
18 17 (13.82%) Release Management

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 37 (30.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 37 (30.08%) WebLogic
2 20 (16.26%) Oracle Service Bus
3 12 (9.76%) Red Hat Fuse
4 10 (8.13%) Apache
4 10 (8.13%) AquaLogic
5 6 (4.88%) Confluence
6 2 (1.63%) OpenStack
6 2 (1.63%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.81%) CMS
7 1 (0.81%) JBoss
7 1 (0.81%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.81%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.81%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 20 (16.26%) Oracle Applications
2 12 (9.76%) Oracle BPM
3 11 (8.94%) SunGard Martini
4 10 (8.13%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (1.63%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.81%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.94%) AWS
2 8 (6.50%) Amazon EC2
2 8 (6.50%) Amazon S3
3 7 (5.69%) OpenShift
4 6 (4.88%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 6 (4.88%) Amazon EKS
4 6 (4.88%) Route 53
5 5 (4.07%) Amazon ECS
5 5 (4.07%) AWS CloudFormation
6 4 (3.25%) Power Platform
6 4 (3.25%) SaaS
7 3 (2.44%) GitHub
8 2 (1.63%) AWS CloudTrail
8 2 (1.63%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (1.63%) PaaS
8 2 (1.63%) Serverless
8 2 (1.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.44%) SAN
2 2 (1.63%) FTP
3 1 (0.81%) DNS
3 1 (0.81%) Internet
3 1 (0.81%) Intranet
3 1 (0.81%) iSCSI
3 1 (0.81%) MPLS
3 1 (0.81%) SSL
3 1 (0.81%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (96.75%) Oracle Database
2 49 (39.84%) Oracle Database 11g
3 25 (20.33%) Oracle ODI
4 19 (15.45%) Oracle Database 10g
5 18 (14.63%) Relational Database
6 15 (12.20%) Oracle BI EE
7 13 (10.57%) SQL Server
8 12 (9.76%) Data Warehouse
8 12 (9.76%) PostgreSQL
9 10 (8.13%) Oracle Reports
10 9 (7.32%) Amazon RDS
10 9 (7.32%) RDBMS
11 7 (5.69%) Oracle Exadata
12 5 (4.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 4 (3.25%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
13 4 (3.25%) Geospatial Data
13 4 (3.25%) MySQL
13 4 (3.25%) Power BI
14 3 (2.44%) MongoDB
15 2 (1.63%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 26 (21.14%) Subversion
2 15 (12.20%) Jenkins
3 14 (11.38%) Oracle APEX
4 11 (8.94%) CppUnit
4 11 (8.94%) Git (software)
4 11 (8.94%) Maven
4 11 (8.94%) Visual Studio
5 8 (6.50%) Ant
6 7 (5.69%) JIRA
7 6 (4.88%) Oracle Forms
8 5 (4.07%) Hudson
9 2 (1.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.81%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.81%) JIRA Agile
10 1 (0.81%) JMeter
10 1 (0.81%) MSI
10 1 (0.81%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.81%) Toad
General
1 33 (26.83%) Finance
2 24 (19.51%) Banking
3 16 (13.01%) Investment Banking
4 4 (3.25%) Public Sector
5 3 (2.44%) Aerospace
5 3 (2.44%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.63%) Front Office
7 1 (0.81%) Back Office
7 1 (0.81%) German Language
7 1 (0.81%) Publishing
7 1 (0.81%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 44 (35.77%) DBA
1 44 (35.77%) Oracle DBA
2 40 (32.52%) Developer
3 16 (13.01%) Oracle Applications DBA
4 14 (11.38%) Oracle Developer
5 12 (9.76%) Oracle Specialist
6 11 (8.94%) C++ Developer
6 11 (8.94%) Investment Banking C++ Developer
6 11 (8.94%) Java Developer
7 6 (4.88%) Administrator
7 6 (4.88%) AWS Engineer
7 6 (4.88%) Integration Specialist
8 5 (4.07%) Analyst
8 5 (4.07%) Architect
8 5 (4.07%) Consultant
8 5 (4.07%) Oracle Consultant
8 5 (4.07%) SQL Developer
8 5 (4.07%) Technical Analyst
9 4 (3.25%) PL/SQL Developer
9 4 (3.25%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (21.14%) XML
2 25 (20.33%) Middleware
3 18 (14.63%) Oracle Fusion
4 17 (13.82%) SOAP
5 16 (13.01%) JMS
5 16 (13.01%) Spring
6 14 (11.38%) Web Services
7 13 (10.57%) .NET
8 12 (9.76%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 12 (9.76%) REST
9 11 (8.94%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 11 (8.94%) STL
10 10 (8.13%) EclipseLink
10 10 (8.13%) EJB
10 10 (8.13%) Hibernate
10 10 (8.13%) iBATIS
10 10 (8.13%) Java EE
10 10 (8.13%) JPA
10 10 (8.13%) XSD
10 10 (8.13%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.32%) Replication
2 8 (6.50%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (5.69%) Data Centre
3 7 (5.69%) Linux Command Line
3 7 (5.69%) Management Information System
4 6 (4.88%) PKI
5 4 (3.25%) Clustering
5 4 (3.25%) Credit Risk
5 4 (3.25%) Private Cloud
6 3 (2.44%) Algorithms
6 3 (2.44%) Data Structures
6 3 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.44%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.81%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.81%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.81%) Machine to Machine
7 1 (0.81%) Oracle Licensing
Operating Systems
1 34 (27.64%) Linux
2 17 (13.82%) Windows
3 13 (10.57%) Oracle Linux
4 12 (9.76%) Unix
5 10 (8.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (5.69%) Solaris
7 4 (3.25%) AIX
8 2 (1.63%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (30.08%) SOA
2 18 (14.63%) Test Automation
3 17 (13.82%) Data Modelling
3 17 (13.82%) DevOps
3 17 (13.82%) Performance Tuning
3 17 (13.82%) Release Management
4 16 (13.01%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (13.01%) E-business
4 16 (13.01%) Migration
5 15 (12.20%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (9.76%) ETL
6 12 (9.76%) Unit Testing
7 11 (8.94%) Microservices
7 11 (8.94%) Regression Testing
8 10 (8.13%) ERP
8 10 (8.13%) Process Management
9 9 (7.32%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (7.32%) Kanban
9 9 (7.32%) Scrum
10 7 (5.69%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (43.09%) SQL
2 34 (27.64%) PL/SQL
2 34 (27.64%) Python
3 32 (26.02%) Java
4 13 (10.57%) Bash Shell
4 13 (10.57%) C#
5 12 (9.76%) PowerShell
6 11 (8.94%) C++
7 9 (7.32%) Perl
8 6 (4.88%) Shell Script
8 6 (4.88%) VBScript
9 4 (3.25%) T-SQL
9 4 (3.25%) XPath
9 4 (3.25%) XQuery
10 3 (2.44%) AWK
10 3 (2.44%) Jython
10 3 (2.44%) Korn
10 3 (2.44%) sed
11 2 (1.63%) JavaScript
11 2 (1.63%) R
Qualifications
1 28 (22.76%) Security Cleared
2 19 (15.45%) SC Cleared
3 6 (4.88%) DV Cleared
4 3 (2.44%) Degree
5 1 (0.81%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.81%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (12.20%) SLA
2 3 (2.44%) QA
3 2 (1.63%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 29 (23.58%) Oracle RAC
2 9 (7.32%) Docker
3 6 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (2.44%) NFS
4 3 (2.44%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (1.63%) KVM
5 2 (1.63%) Xen
6 1 (0.81%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.81%) VMware NSX
6 1 (0.81%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 21 (17.07%) Data Guard
2 9 (7.32%) Oracle RMAN
2 9 (7.32%) Puppet
3 6 (4.88%) Ansible
3 6 (4.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 6 (4.88%) PingFederate
3 6 (4.88%) Single Sign-On
3 6 (4.88%) Terraform
4 5 (4.07%) Red Hat Satellite
5 4 (3.25%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 4 (3.25%) Oracle ZFS
6 3 (2.44%) Kubernetes
7 2 (1.63%) Foglight
7 2 (1.63%) Nagios
7 2 (1.63%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (1.63%) Rundeck
8 1 (0.81%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.81%) vRealize
Vendors
1 123 (100.00%) Oracle
2 11 (8.94%) FIS
2 11 (8.94%) SunGard
3 10 (8.13%) BEA
4 7 (5.69%) Red Hat
4 7 (5.69%) VMware
5 6 (4.88%) Splunk
5 6 (4.88%) Sybase
6 5 (4.07%) SAP
7 3 (2.44%) Informatica
7 3 (2.44%) NetApp
8 2 (1.63%) IBM
8 2 (1.63%) Sun
8 2 (1.63%) Vertica
9 1 (0.81%) Arqiva
9 1 (0.81%) Cisco
9 1 (0.81%) Cognos
9 1 (0.81%) Microsoft
9 1 (0.81%) Murex
9 1 (0.81%) Talend