Period
to 19 November 2017

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 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 12c
UK
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 617 560 634
Rank change year-on-year -57 +74 +151
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 12c 266 350 260
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.26% 0.33% 0.23%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.19% 1.48% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 222 131
UK median daily rate £450 £423 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.51% +5.63% +0.63%
10th Percentile £325 £300 £300
90th Percentile £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £419 £400 £408
% change year-on-year +4.69% -1.84% +8.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 2
UK median hourly rate £43.39 £52.17 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.83% +43.92% -
10th Percentile £41.68 £52.03 £30.28
90th Percentile £43.68 £56.43 £43.63
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.39 £52.17 £36.25
% change year-on-year -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 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 22415 23702 26642
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.11% 22.61% 23.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 15311 15735 17553
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +0.63%
10th Percentile £310 £285 £269
90th Percentile £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 285 368 406
UK median hourly rate £31.15 £28.18 £29.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.54% -3.66% +21.88%
10th Percentile £14.00 £10.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £58.00 £52.05 £52.47
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £28.18 £30.00
% change year-on-year +24.20% -6.07% +33.33%

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 2017.

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 15 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 2017. 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 -58 235 £450 +5.88% 14
UK excluding London -32 177 £419 +4.69% 16
London -42 80 £475 +11.76% 1
South East +38 77 £485 +7.78% 6
North of England -26 38 £350 -6.67% 3
Midlands +25 24 £400 +21.21% 4
West Midlands +27 21 £400 +21.21%
Scotland -1 18 £375 +7.14% 2
North West -36 17 £388 +3.33% 2
Yorkshire -1 13 £350 -17.65% 1
East of England -18 10 £386 +3.00%
North East +66 8 - -
Wales +20 7 £438 +27.27% 1
East Midlands +8 3 - - 4
South West -3 3 £500 +16.28%

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Database 12c 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 12c.

1 266 (100.00%) Oracle
2 265 (99.62%) Oracle Database
3 153 (57.52%) SQL
4 145 (54.51%) Oracle Database 11g
5 125 (46.99%) PL/SQL
6 69 (25.94%) Unix
6 69 (25.94%) Linux
7 65 (24.44%) Business Intelligence
8 60 (22.56%) Oracle BI EE
9 56 (21.05%) Data Guard
10 54 (20.30%) Oracle RAC
10 54 (20.30%) Agile Software Development
11 53 (19.92%) Data Warehouse
12 49 (18.42%) Java
13 47 (17.67%) Performance Tuning
14 46 (17.29%) Finance
15 44 (16.54%) Oracle RMAN
15 44 (16.54%) Oracle Reports
16 42 (15.79%) Shell Script
16 42 (15.79%) Oracle ODI
17 41 (15.41%) Migration
18 40 (15.04%) Oracle Database 10g
18 40 (15.04%) Analytics
19 39 (14.66%) Oracle Fusion
20 36 (13.53%) ETL
21 35 (13.16%) SQL Server
22 34 (12.78%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
22 34 (12.78%) Oracle GoldenGate
23 33 (12.41%) Web Services
24 26 (9.77%) Windows

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 22 (8.27%) WebLogic
2 21 (7.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 14 (5.26%) GlassFish
3 14 (5.26%) Liferay
4 11 (4.14%) ArcGIS
4 11 (4.14%) Oracle Service Bus
5 5 (1.88%) Confluence
5 5 (1.88%) Oracle Workflow
5 5 (1.88%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.13%) Apache Solr
6 3 (1.13%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (1.13%) SAS
7 2 (0.75%) Apache
8 1 (0.38%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.38%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.38%) CMS
8 1 (0.38%) Oracle HTTP Server
Business Applications
1 10 (3.76%) Oracle BPM
2 9 (3.38%) Oracle Applications
2 9 (3.38%) Oracle Utilities
3 8 (3.01%) Siebel CRM
4 7 (2.63%) Oracle Retail
5 5 (1.88%) Oracle EBS
5 5 (1.88%) Oracle Receivables
6 4 (1.50%) Oracle EBS R12
6 4 (1.50%) Oracle iProcurement
6 4 (1.50%) SAP S/4HANA
7 3 (1.13%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
8 2 (0.75%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 1 (0.38%) Hyperion Planning
9 1 (0.38%) Oracle General Ledger
9 1 (0.38%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.51%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.13%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (1.13%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.75%) PaaS
4 2 (0.75%) SaaS
5 1 (0.38%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.63%) SMS
2 4 (1.50%) Firewall
3 3 (1.13%) AMQP
3 3 (1.13%) DNS
3 3 (1.13%) HTTP
3 3 (1.13%) SSL
4 1 (0.38%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 265 (99.62%) Oracle Database
2 145 (54.51%) Oracle Database 11g
3 60 (22.56%) Oracle BI EE
4 53 (19.92%) Data Warehouse
5 44 (16.54%) Oracle Reports
6 42 (15.79%) Oracle ODI
7 40 (15.04%) Oracle Database 10g
8 35 (13.16%) SQL Server
9 26 (9.77%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 20 (7.52%) Oracle9i Database
11 18 (6.77%) PostgreSQL
12 13 (4.89%) OLAP
12 13 (4.89%) Oracle OLAP
12 13 (4.89%) Relational Database
13 12 (4.51%) RDBMS
14 11 (4.14%) Oracle Exadata
15 10 (3.76%) Pentaho
16 7 (2.63%) BusinessObjects
17 6 (2.26%) SAP Data Services
17 6 (2.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (7.14%) Subversion
2 15 (5.64%) Oracle APEX
3 11 (4.14%) JIRA
4 9 (3.38%) Maven
5 8 (3.01%) Oracle Forms
6 7 (2.63%) Git (software)
6 7 (2.63%) Toad
7 6 (2.26%) Visual Studio
8 5 (1.88%) JUnit
9 4 (1.50%) ProC
9 4 (1.50%) Talend Open Studio
10 3 (1.13%) Ant
10 3 (1.13%) IntelliJ
10 3 (1.13%) Jenkins
10 3 (1.13%) Mockito
10 3 (1.13%) MSTest
10 3 (1.13%) NUnit
11 2 (0.75%) JMeter
11 2 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (0.75%) TeamCity
General
1 46 (17.29%) Finance
2 18 (6.77%) Banking
3 9 (3.38%) Retail
4 8 (3.01%) Investment Banking
5 4 (1.50%) Financial Institution
5 4 (1.50%) Games
5 4 (1.50%) Marketing
6 3 (1.13%) General Ledger
6 3 (1.13%) Legal
6 3 (1.13%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.75%) Local Government
7 2 (0.75%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.38%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.38%) German Language
8 1 (0.38%) International Banking
8 1 (0.38%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.38%) Military
8 1 (0.38%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 107 (40.23%) Developer
2 92 (34.59%) DBA
3 89 (33.46%) Oracle DBA
4 59 (22.18%) Oracle Developer
5 35 (13.16%) Consultant
6 30 (11.28%) Java Developer
7 28 (10.53%) Oracle Consultant
8 26 (9.77%) OBIEE Consultant
9 25 (9.40%) Administrator
10 20 (7.52%) SQL Developer
11 17 (6.39%) Analytics Consultant
11 17 (6.39%) HR Consultant
11 17 (6.39%) Oracle HRMS Consultant
11 17 (6.39%) PL/SQL Developer
12 13 (4.89%) OBIEE Developer
13 11 (4.14%) Architect
13 11 (4.14%) SQL DBA
14 7 (2.63%) Senior DBA
14 7 (2.63%) Senior Developer
14 7 (2.63%) Senior Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (14.66%) Oracle Fusion
2 34 (12.78%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 33 (12.41%) Web Services
4 23 (8.65%) JPA
5 20 (7.52%) EJB
5 20 (7.52%) EJB 3.0
5 20 (7.52%) Middleware
6 17 (6.39%) RESTful
6 17 (6.39%) Spring
7 16 (6.02%) XML
8 15 (5.64%) JAXB
9 14 (5.26%) .NET
9 14 (5.26%) Ehcache
9 14 (5.26%) JAX-RS
9 14 (5.26%) REST
10 13 (4.89%) jQuery
11 10 (3.76%) CSS
11 10 (3.76%) Hibernate
11 10 (3.76%) HTML
11 10 (3.76%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (4.89%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (4.14%) Data Centre
3 10 (3.76%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (2.63%) Computer Science
5 6 (2.26%) Clustering
5 6 (2.26%) Credit Derivative
5 6 (2.26%) Equities
5 6 (2.26%) Replication
6 3 (1.13%) Data Structures
6 3 (1.13%) Driving Licence
6 3 (1.13%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.38%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.38%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.38%) Oracle Exalogic
7 1 (0.38%) Oracle Licensing
7 1 (0.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 69 (25.94%) Linux
1 69 (25.94%) Unix
2 26 (9.77%) Windows
3 21 (7.89%) AIX
4 9 (3.38%) Solaris
5 7 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (1.88%) Oracle Linux
7 3 (1.13%) SUSE
7 3 (1.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (24.44%) Business Intelligence
2 54 (20.30%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (17.67%) Performance Tuning
4 41 (15.41%) Migration
5 40 (15.04%) Analytics
6 36 (13.53%) ETL
7 21 (7.89%) Data Modelling
7 21 (7.89%) SOA
8 18 (6.77%) Scrum
9 17 (6.39%) Unit Testing
10 16 (6.02%) High Availability
11 15 (5.64%) Disaster Recovery
12 14 (5.26%) Data Management
12 14 (5.26%) SDLC
13 13 (4.89%) Continuous Integration
13 13 (4.89%) Data Integration
13 13 (4.89%) ITIL
14 12 (4.51%) CRM
14 12 (4.51%) Database Security
15 9 (3.38%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 153 (57.52%) SQL
2 125 (46.99%) PL/SQL
3 49 (18.42%) Java
4 42 (15.79%) Shell Script
5 24 (9.02%) JavaScript
5 24 (9.02%) Python
6 21 (7.89%) C#
7 14 (5.26%) Perl
8 9 (3.38%) T-SQL
9 8 (3.01%) Korn
10 7 (2.63%) C
11 5 (1.88%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.13%) XPath
13 2 (0.75%) Bourne shell
13 2 (0.75%) C++
13 2 (0.75%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.38%) PHP
14 1 (0.38%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.38%) Scala
Qualifications
1 25 (9.40%) Security Cleared
2 17 (6.39%) SC Cleared
3 8 (3.01%) Degree
3 8 (3.01%) Oracle Certification
4 4 (1.50%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (1.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (1.13%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.38%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.38%) IBM Certification
6 1 (0.38%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.88%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.38%) QA
2 1 (0.38%) SLA
System Software
1 54 (20.30%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (1.13%) Oracle Clusterware
3 1 (0.38%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 1 (0.38%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 56 (21.05%) Data Guard
2 44 (16.54%) Oracle RMAN
3 34 (12.78%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 10 (3.76%) Oracle EDQ
5 8 (3.01%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 8 (3.01%) Oracle Identity Management
6 4 (1.50%) NetBackup
6 4 (1.50%) Oracle Flashback
7 3 (1.13%) Control-M
7 3 (1.13%) Tivoli
8 2 (0.75%) EMC NetWorker
8 2 (0.75%) Microsoft Clustering
8 2 (0.75%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 266 (100.00%) Oracle
2 15 (5.64%) IBM
3 14 (5.26%) HP
4 12 (4.51%) Cognos
5 9 (3.38%) SAP
5 9 (3.38%) Veritas
6 8 (3.01%) Microsoft
6 8 (3.01%) Siebel
7 6 (2.26%) Netezza
8 5 (1.88%) Red Hat
8 5 (1.88%) Sybase
9 4 (1.50%) MicroStrategy
9 4 (1.50%) NetApp
9 4 (1.50%) Talend
10 3 (1.13%) Hyperion
10 3 (1.13%) Northgate
10 3 (1.13%) Tableau
10 3 (1.13%) VMware
11 2 (0.75%) 3PAR
11 2 (0.75%) Remedy