Period
to 15 February 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 15 February 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
15 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 575 625 517
Rank change year-on-year +50 -108 +130
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 12c 302 255 390
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.30% 0.25% 0.41%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.36% 1.15% 1.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 149 241
UK median daily rate £444 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.41% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £325 £342 £310
90th Percentile £565 £568 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £407
% change year-on-year +6.25% -1.72% -4.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 9
UK median hourly rate £58.50 £42.75 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.84% +6.88% -8.05%
10th Percentile £35.00 £41.08 £38.50
90th Percentile £64.50 £46.38 £52.17
UK excluding London 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 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 22,136 22,128 21,626
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.33% 21.82% 22.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 15,239 15,385 14,448
UK median daily rate £475 £463 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +8.82% +1.19%
10th Percentile £320 £313 £290
90th Percentile £650 £625 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 253 258 309
UK median hourly rate £32.50 £33.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.52% +20.00% -0.90%
10th Percentile £13.05 £15.12 £10.00
90th Percentile £57.06 £57.06 £47.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £37.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -13.33% +50.00% -9.09%

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 15 February 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle Database 12c over the 6 months to 15 February 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 15 February 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 +22 256 £450 +4.65% 33
UK excluding London +1 196 £425 +6.25% 26
London +32 102 £461 -2.89% 12
South East -28 78 £450 +5.88% 9
Scotland +29 36 £425 +21.43% 5
Midlands +17 33 £375 +9.25% 1
West Midlands -2 28 £403 +17.26% 1
South West -19 19 £500 +33.33% 5
North of England -24 13 £406 +16.07% 4
East of England +27 8 £325 - 2
Yorkshire -17 8 £400 +10.34% 2
Northern Ireland - 7 £383 -
East Midlands +7 5 £364 -
North West -16 3 £388 +12.32% 1
Wales -10 1 £388 -11.43%
North East - 1 £500 - 1

For the 6 months to 15 February 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.

1 302 (100.00%) Oracle
2 300 (99.34%) Oracle Database
3 162 (53.64%) SQL
4 153 (50.66%) Oracle Database 11g
5 119 (39.40%) PL/SQL
6 109 (36.09%) Linux
7 80 (26.49%) Unix
8 78 (25.83%) Java
9 72 (23.84%) Performance Tuning
10 63 (20.86%) Security Cleared
11 62 (20.53%) SQL Server
12 60 (19.87%) Migration
13 51 (16.89%) Agile Software Development
13 51 (16.89%) SC Cleared
13 51 (16.89%) Oracle RAC
14 50 (16.56%) Data Guard
15 49 (16.23%) Middleware
16 46 (15.23%) ITIL
17 45 (14.90%) Oracle GoldenGate
18 43 (14.24%) Windows
18 43 (14.24%) Finance
19 40 (13.25%) Oracle RMAN
20 39 (12.91%) Banking
20 39 (12.91%) Oracle Reports
20 39 (12.91%) Oracle Fusion
21 37 (12.25%) Data Modelling
22 36 (11.92%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
23 33 (10.93%) Oracle BPM
23 33 (10.93%) SDLC
24 31 (10.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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 31 (10.26%) WebLogic
2 27 (8.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 24 (7.95%) Oracle Service Bus
4 11 (3.64%) Confluence
5 10 (3.31%) IIS
6 8 (2.65%) JBoss
7 5 (1.66%) WebSphere
8 4 (1.32%) Cloud Foundry
8 4 (1.32%) Oracle Application Server
8 4 (1.32%) Oracle Workflow
9 3 (0.99%) Apache
9 3 (0.99%) WildFly
10 2 (0.66%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.33%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.33%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 16 (5.30%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (1.99%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 33 (10.93%) Oracle BPM
2 14 (4.64%) Maximo
3 10 (3.31%) Oracle EBS
4 7 (2.32%) Oracle EBS R12
5 6 (1.99%) Oracle Applications
6 4 (1.32%) Oracle Financials
7 3 (0.99%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
7 3 (0.99%) Oracle Utilities
7 3 (0.99%) Siebel CRM
8 2 (0.66%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 2 (0.66%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 2 (0.66%) Payment Gateway
9 1 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
9 1 (0.33%) Misys Midas
9 1 (0.33%) Oracle 11i
9 1 (0.33%) Oracle Payables
9 1 (0.33%) Oracle Receivables
9 1 (0.33%) ResourceLink
9 1 (0.33%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 16 (5.30%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (2.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (2.32%) SaaS
3 6 (1.99%) IaaS
4 5 (1.66%) PaaS
5 2 (0.66%) OpenShift
5 2 (0.66%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.65%) Firewall
2 6 (1.99%) Wireshark
3 4 (1.32%) DNS
4 3 (0.99%) DHCP
4 3 (0.99%) SAN
5 2 (0.66%) Internet
5 2 (0.66%) SSL
6 1 (0.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 300 (99.34%) Oracle Database
2 153 (50.66%) Oracle Database 11g
3 62 (20.53%) SQL Server
4 39 (12.91%) Oracle Reports
5 28 (9.27%) Oracle ODI
6 27 (8.94%) Relational Database
7 25 (8.28%) Data Warehouse
7 25 (8.28%) Oracle Database 10g
8 23 (7.62%) PostgreSQL
8 23 (7.62%) RDBMS
9 17 (5.63%) MySQL
10 14 (4.64%) Oracle BI EE
11 12 (3.97%) SQL Server 2008
11 12 (3.97%) SQL Server 2012
11 12 (3.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 11 (3.64%) SQL Server 2014
13 10 (3.31%) BusinessObjects
13 10 (3.31%) MongoDB
14 8 (2.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 7 (2.32%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 31 (10.26%) Git (software)
2 26 (8.61%) JIRA
2 26 (8.61%) Toad
3 25 (8.28%) Jenkins
3 25 (8.28%) Maven
4 21 (6.95%) Oracle Forms
5 19 (6.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 17 (5.63%) Subversion
7 14 (4.64%) Oracle APEX
8 10 (3.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 10 (3.31%) Sonatype Nexus
9 8 (2.65%) Cucumber
10 6 (1.99%) LoadRunner
11 4 (1.32%) JUnit
11 4 (1.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 4 (1.32%) Visual Studio Team System
12 3 (0.99%) DbUnit
12 3 (0.99%) Mockito
12 3 (0.99%) Selenium
12 3 (0.99%) WebDriver
General
1 43 (14.24%) Finance
2 39 (12.91%) Banking
3 10 (3.31%) Investment Banking
4 3 (0.99%) Legal
5 2 (0.66%) Financial Institution
5 2 (0.66%) Front Office
5 2 (0.66%) General Ledger
5 2 (0.66%) Retail
5 2 (0.66%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.33%) Automotive
6 1 (0.33%) Back Office
6 1 (0.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 107 (35.43%) Developer
2 91 (30.13%) DBA
3 80 (26.49%) Oracle DBA
4 70 (23.18%) Oracle Developer
5 38 (12.58%) Architect
6 33 (10.93%) Consultant
7 25 (8.28%) SQL Developer
8 24 (7.95%) Oracle Architect
9 23 (7.62%) Administrator
10 22 (7.28%) Analyst
11 21 (6.95%) PL/SQL Developer
12 18 (5.96%) BPM Developer
13 15 (4.97%) Software Developer
14 14 (4.64%) Database Architect
15 13 (4.30%) Oracle Consultant
15 13 (4.30%) SQL DBA
16 11 (3.64%) C# Developer
16 11 (3.64%) Data Architect
16 11 (3.64%) Java Developer
17 10 (3.31%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (16.23%) Middleware
2 45 (14.90%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 39 (12.91%) Oracle Fusion
4 31 (10.26%) Web Services
5 26 (8.61%) Oracle ADF
6 23 (7.62%) WebCenter
7 21 (6.95%) XML
8 18 (5.96%) J2EE
8 18 (5.96%) JSON
8 18 (5.96%) REST
9 15 (4.97%) HTML
10 13 (4.30%) .NET
11 10 (3.31%) CSS
11 10 (3.31%) SOAP
12 9 (2.98%) jQuery
12 9 (2.98%) Spring
13 7 (2.32%) Node.js
14 5 (1.66%) Angular 2
14 5 (1.66%) AngularJS
14 5 (1.66%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 15 (4.97%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (4.30%) Clustering
3 9 (2.98%) Data Centre
3 9 (2.98%) Mainframe
4 7 (2.32%) Private Cloud
4 7 (2.32%) Replication
5 5 (1.66%) DataPower
6 4 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.32%) Public Cloud
7 3 (0.99%) Animation
7 3 (0.99%) Graphic Design
7 3 (0.99%) HP Storage
7 3 (0.99%) Management Information System
7 3 (0.99%) User Experience
8 2 (0.66%) CMDB
8 2 (0.66%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.66%) Hedge funds
8 2 (0.66%) Oracle Licensing
9 1 (0.33%) Credit Derivative
9 1 (0.33%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 109 (36.09%) Linux
2 80 (26.49%) Unix
3 43 (14.24%) Windows
4 31 (10.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 25 (8.28%) Oracle Linux
6 14 (4.64%) Windows Server
7 11 (3.64%) Solaris
8 10 (3.31%) AIX
8 10 (3.31%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (1.66%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (0.99%) SUSE
10 3 (0.99%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.99%) Windows Vista
11 2 (0.66%) Tru64
11 2 (0.66%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (23.84%) Performance Tuning
2 60 (19.87%) Migration
3 51 (16.89%) Agile Software Development
4 46 (15.23%) ITIL
5 37 (12.25%) Data Modelling
6 33 (10.93%) SDLC
7 29 (9.60%) ETL
8 28 (9.27%) DevOps
9 27 (8.94%) SOA
10 23 (7.62%) Content Management
10 23 (7.62%) Customer Requirements
10 23 (7.62%) Problem-Solving
11 21 (6.95%) Database Tuning
12 20 (6.62%) Business Intelligence
12 20 (6.62%) Process Management
13 19 (6.29%) Scrum
14 18 (5.96%) Disaster Recovery
15 17 (5.63%) Validation
16 16 (5.30%) Change Management
16 16 (5.30%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 162 (53.64%) SQL
2 119 (39.40%) PL/SQL
3 78 (25.83%) Java
4 31 (10.26%) Python
5 25 (8.28%) Shell Script
6 21 (6.95%) C#
7 16 (5.30%) T-SQL
8 15 (4.97%) JavaScript
9 12 (3.97%) Perl
10 7 (2.32%) VB
10 7 (2.32%) VB.NET
10 7 (2.32%) VBA
11 6 (1.99%) C
11 6 (1.99%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
12 5 (1.66%) Ruby
13 4 (1.32%) PowerShell
14 3 (0.99%) Java 8
15 2 (0.66%) ANSI SQL
15 2 (0.66%) COBOL
16 1 (0.33%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 63 (20.86%) Security Cleared
2 51 (16.89%) SC Cleared
3 21 (6.95%) Oracle Certification
4 18 (5.96%) OCP
5 12 (3.97%) Degree
6 8 (2.65%) DV Cleared
7 7 (2.32%) Computer Science Degree
8 3 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.33%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.33%) MCDBA
9 1 (0.33%) MCSE
9 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.33%) OCA
9 1 (0.33%) RHCA
9 1 (0.33%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (6.62%) QA
2 5 (1.66%) Data Quality
2 5 (1.66%) GDPR
3 2 (0.66%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.66%) SLA
4 1 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.33%) PMO
System Software
1 51 (16.89%) Oracle RAC
2 9 (2.98%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (1.66%) Microsoft App-V
3 5 (1.66%) XenApp
4 4 (1.32%) Active Directory
5 3 (0.99%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.99%) vSphere
6 2 (0.66%) Cygwin
6 2 (0.66%) Docker
7 1 (0.33%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 50 (16.56%) Data Guard
2 40 (13.25%) Oracle RMAN
3 36 (11.92%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 21 (6.95%) Ansible
5 14 (4.64%) Foglight
6 11 (3.64%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
7 6 (1.99%) HP ALM
7 6 (1.99%) nmon
8 5 (1.66%) Tivoli
9 3 (0.99%) McAfee ePO
9 3 (0.99%) Microsoft Clustering
9 3 (0.99%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 3 (0.99%) SCOM
10 2 (0.66%) BladeLogic
10 2 (0.66%) EMC NetWorker
10 2 (0.66%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 1 (0.33%) Grafana
11 1 (0.33%) Kubernetes
11 1 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
11 1 (0.33%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 302 (100.00%) Oracle
2 24 (7.95%) Microsoft
3 15 (4.97%) SAP
3 15 (4.97%) Syclo
4 14 (4.64%) Imperva
5 13 (4.30%) Citrix
6 11 (3.64%) Red Hat
7 10 (3.31%) IBM
8 9 (2.98%) HP
9 6 (1.99%) Informatica
10 5 (1.66%) Perforce
10 5 (1.66%) TIBCO
11 4 (1.32%) Google
12 3 (0.99%) CA
12 3 (0.99%) Fujitsu
12 3 (0.99%) Lumension
12 3 (0.99%) McAfee
12 3 (0.99%) ServiceNow
12 3 (0.99%) Tableau
12 3 (0.99%) VMware