Period
to 24 May 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 24 May 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
24 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 465 611 636
Rank change year-on-year +146 +25 -79
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 12c 158 250 267
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.33% 0.27% 0.26%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.55% 1.22% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 161 168
Median daily rate £475 £460 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.26% +8.24% -
10th Percentile £363 £363 £325
90th Percentile £588 £575 £552
UK excluding London median daily rate £456 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +1.39% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 3
Median hourly rate £46.40 £57.50 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.30% +33.72% +7.50%
10th Percentile £23.88 £55.50 £41.30
90th Percentile £55.28 £59.50 £46.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.40 £57.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year -19.30% +27.78% +12.50%

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 10,214 20,523 22,607
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 21.21% 22.39% 22.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,668 14,047 15,754
Median daily rate £488 £475 £473
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.63% +0.53% +8.00%
10th Percentile £325 £325 £313
90th Percentile £675 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.47% +6.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 205 253 230
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +6.06% +10.00%
10th Percentile £15.50 £14.00 £13.98
90th Percentile £53.00 £57.50 £53.53
Median hourly rate £33.75 £30.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year +12.50% -10.45% +13.56%

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 24 May 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
Hourly Rate Histogram

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Oracle Database 12c over the 6 months to 24 May 2020.

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 24 May 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 +136 137 £475 +2.70% 10
UK excluding London +76 88 £456 +1.39% 8
London +148 60 £475 -2.56% 2
South East +80 33 £490 - 2
East of England +58 16 £425 +0.65% 1
Midlands +65 12 £425 -16.67%
West Midlands +56 8 £413 -19.12%
South West +32 8 £513 +13.89%
Scotland +22 8 £475 +8.57%
North of England +75 5 £388 -4.62% 5
Wales +35 5 £550 -
North West +52 4 £381 -7.58% 4
East Midlands +46 3 £450 -
Work from Home +13 2 £413 -25.00% 1
North East +25 1 £550 +31.74% 1
Northern Ireland +14 1 - -

For the 6 months to 24 May 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.

1 158 (100.00%) Oracle
2 157 (99.37%) Oracle Database
3 83 (52.53%) Linux
4 75 (47.47%) SQL
5 73 (46.20%) Oracle Database 11g
6 60 (37.97%) Oracle RAC
7 55 (34.81%) PL/SQL
8 47 (29.75%) WebLogic
9 45 (28.48%) Middleware
10 44 (27.85%) Data Guard
11 37 (23.42%) Oracle BI EE
11 37 (23.42%) Oracle ODI
12 36 (22.78%) Security Cleared
12 36 (22.78%) Migration
12 36 (22.78%) Shell Script
13 35 (22.15%) AWS
14 34 (21.52%) Agile Software Development
15 33 (20.89%) Finance
15 33 (20.89%) Business Intelligence
15 33 (20.89%) SOA
15 33 (20.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 31 (19.62%) Oracle Linux
16 31 (19.62%) Performance Tuning
17 30 (18.99%) Unix
17 30 (18.99%) Oracle RMAN
17 30 (18.99%) SC Cleared
17 30 (18.99%) JIRA
18 29 (18.35%) Oracle Fusion
18 29 (18.35%) Oracle Applications
18 29 (18.35%) Oracle Database 10g

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 47 (29.75%) WebLogic
2 33 (20.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 23 (14.56%) Confluence
4 13 (8.23%) Red Hat Fuse
4 13 (8.23%) Tomcat
5 7 (4.43%) Oracle Application Server
6 5 (3.16%) Oracle Service Bus
7 4 (2.53%) Apache
8 3 (1.90%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 3 (1.90%) WebSphere
8 3 (1.90%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (1.27%) Oracle 10gAS
10 1 (0.63%) AquaLogic
10 1 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.63%) IIS
10 1 (0.63%) JBoss
10 1 (0.63%) SAS
10 1 (0.63%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.63%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 3 (1.90%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.27%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 29 (18.35%) Oracle Applications
2 14 (8.86%) Oracle BPM
3 13 (8.23%) Oracle EBS
4 7 (4.43%) Documaker
5 3 (1.90%) Oracle 11i
5 3 (1.90%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (1.27%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (1.27%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 35 (22.15%) AWS
2 21 (13.29%) Azure
3 7 (4.43%) PaaS
4 6 (3.80%) GitHub
4 6 (3.80%) IaaS
5 5 (3.16%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (2.53%) SaaS
7 3 (1.90%) Power Platform
8 2 (1.27%) GCP
8 2 (1.27%) Office 365
9 1 (0.63%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.80%) Firewall
2 4 (2.53%) SSL
3 3 (1.90%) HTTP
4 2 (1.27%) DNS
4 2 (1.27%) Internet
4 2 (1.27%) SMTP
4 2 (1.27%) SNMP
4 2 (1.27%) VLAN
4 2 (1.27%) VPN
5 1 (0.63%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.63%) SAN
5 1 (0.63%) SWIFTNet
5 1 (0.63%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 157 (99.37%) Oracle Database
2 73 (46.20%) Oracle Database 11g
3 37 (23.42%) Oracle BI EE
3 37 (23.42%) Oracle ODI
4 29 (18.35%) Oracle Database 10g
5 24 (15.19%) SQL Server
6 21 (13.29%) Data Warehouse
7 19 (12.03%) Oracle Exadata
8 14 (8.86%) NoSQL
9 13 (8.23%) PostgreSQL
10 12 (7.59%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 12 (7.59%) Relational Database
11 11 (6.96%) MySQL
11 11 (6.96%) Oracle Reports
12 10 (6.33%) RDBMS
13 9 (5.70%) MongoDB
14 7 (4.43%) VLDB
15 5 (3.16%) SQL Server 2016
15 5 (3.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 4 (2.53%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 30 (18.99%) JIRA
2 16 (10.13%) Git (software)
3 15 (9.49%) Oracle APEX
4 13 (8.23%) Jenkins
4 13 (8.23%) Oracle Forms
5 8 (5.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 7 (4.43%) ProC
7 6 (3.80%) PVCS
7 6 (3.80%) TeamCity
8 5 (3.16%) Ant
8 5 (3.16%) Octopus Deploy
9 4 (2.53%) Subversion
10 2 (1.27%) Maven
11 1 (0.63%) Bitbucket
11 1 (0.63%) MSI
11 1 (0.63%) Serena SBM
11 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 1 (0.63%) Toad
General
1 33 (20.89%) Finance
2 6 (3.80%) Banking
3 3 (1.90%) Law
3 3 (1.90%) Public Sector
4 1 (0.63%) Legal
Job Titles
1 88 (55.70%) DBA
2 83 (52.53%) Oracle DBA
3 39 (24.68%) Developer
4 25 (15.82%) Oracle Developer
5 16 (10.13%) Oracle Applications DBA
6 11 (6.96%) Consultant
7 10 (6.33%) Oracle Consultant
8 9 (5.70%) Administrator
8 9 (5.70%) Analyst
8 9 (5.70%) SC Cleared DBA
9 8 (5.06%) OBIEE Developer
10 7 (4.43%) Oracle Analyst
11 5 (3.16%) .NET Developer
11 5 (3.16%) Angular Developer
11 5 (3.16%) ASP.NET Developer
11 5 (3.16%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 5 (3.16%) C# Developer
11 5 (3.16%) JavaScript Developer
11 5 (3.16%) Platform Engineer
11 5 (3.16%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (28.48%) Middleware
2 29 (18.35%) Oracle Fusion
3 22 (13.92%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 13 (8.23%) REST
5 12 (7.59%) .NET
5 12 (7.59%) Web Services
6 11 (6.96%) Spring
7 10 (6.33%) HTML
8 8 (5.06%) Spring Boot
9 7 (4.43%) AngularJS
9 7 (4.43%) CSS
9 7 (4.43%) React
9 7 (4.43%) XML
10 6 (3.80%) OAuth
10 6 (3.80%) SOAP
10 6 (3.80%) XSLT
11 5 (3.16%) .NET Framework
11 5 (3.16%) ASP.NET
11 5 (3.16%) Kendo UI
11 5 (3.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.39%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (8.23%) Replication
3 9 (5.70%) Data Centre
4 6 (3.80%) Data Structures
5 5 (3.16%) Clustering
5 5 (3.16%) Private Cloud
6 4 (2.53%) Hedge funds
7 3 (1.90%) Reference Data
7 3 (1.90%) Wiki
8 2 (1.27%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.27%) SWIFT
9 1 (0.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.63%) Social Media
9 1 (0.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 83 (52.53%) Linux
2 31 (19.62%) Oracle Linux
3 30 (18.99%) Unix
4 24 (15.19%) Windows
5 19 (12.03%) Solaris
6 14 (8.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (6.33%) HPUX
8 6 (3.80%) AIX
8 6 (3.80%) Windows Server
9 5 (3.16%) Ubuntu
10 3 (1.90%) Windows 10
10 3 (1.90%) Windows XP
11 2 (1.27%) VMS
12 1 (0.63%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2016
12 1 (0.63%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (22.78%) Migration
2 34 (21.52%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (20.89%) Business Intelligence
3 33 (20.89%) SOA
4 31 (19.62%) Performance Tuning
5 27 (17.09%) Problem-Solving
6 24 (15.19%) Data Modelling
7 23 (14.56%) ETL
8 22 (13.92%) High Availability
9 19 (12.03%) Analytics
10 18 (11.39%) DevOps
11 17 (10.76%) E-business
12 15 (9.49%) SDLC
12 15 (9.49%) Test Automation
13 14 (8.86%) Database Tuning
13 14 (8.86%) ITIL
14 13 (8.23%) Release Management
15 10 (6.33%) BPEL
15 10 (6.33%) Disaster Recovery
15 10 (6.33%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 75 (47.47%) SQL
2 55 (34.81%) PL/SQL
3 36 (22.78%) Shell Script
4 22 (13.92%) Java
4 22 (13.92%) Perl
5 21 (13.29%) Python
6 14 (8.86%) JavaScript
7 13 (8.23%) Bash Shell
8 10 (6.33%) C
8 10 (6.33%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 9 (5.70%) C#
9 9 (5.70%) Korn
9 9 (5.70%) PowerShell
10 7 (4.43%) AWK
11 5 (3.16%) Jython
11 5 (3.16%) sed
11 5 (3.16%) T-SQL
11 5 (3.16%) TypeScript
12 4 (2.53%) Ruby
13 3 (1.90%) VB
Qualifications
1 36 (22.78%) Security Cleared
2 30 (18.99%) SC Cleared
3 10 (6.33%) DV Cleared
4 8 (5.06%) Degree
4 8 (5.06%) OCP
4 8 (5.06%) Oracle Certification
5 5 (3.16%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (3.16%) Numerate Degree
6 4 (2.53%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (10.13%) SLA
2 11 (6.96%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 3 (1.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.63%) Data Quality
System Software
1 60 (37.97%) Oracle RAC
2 10 (6.33%) Docker
3 9 (5.70%) Active Directory
4 5 (3.16%) NFS
4 5 (3.16%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (1.90%) Citrix Hypervisor
5 3 (1.90%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.90%) Oracle Clusterware
6 2 (1.27%) HDFS
7 1 (0.63%) Cygwin
7 1 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 44 (27.85%) Data Guard
2 30 (18.99%) Oracle RMAN
3 27 (17.09%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 16 (10.13%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 10 (6.33%) Ansible
6 7 (4.43%) Kubernetes
6 7 (4.43%) Oracle Identity Management
7 5 (3.16%) Control-M
7 5 (3.16%) Oracle ZFS
7 5 (3.16%) Puppet
8 4 (2.53%) Foglight
8 4 (2.53%) Single Sign-On
9 3 (1.90%) Oracle Flashback
9 3 (1.90%) Oracle Statspack
9 3 (1.90%) Terraform
10 2 (1.27%) Cisco CUCM
10 2 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
11 1 (0.63%) Kibana
11 1 (0.63%) logstash
11 1 (0.63%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 158 (100.00%) Oracle
2 14 (8.86%) Informatica
2 14 (8.86%) Red Hat
3 12 (7.59%) Sybase
4 11 (6.96%) HP
5 8 (5.06%) IBM
5 8 (5.06%) Microsoft
6 5 (3.16%) CommVault
6 5 (3.16%) NetApp
6 5 (3.16%) VMware
7 4 (2.53%) Imperva
8 3 (1.90%) Okta
8 3 (1.90%) Siebel
9 2 (1.27%) BMC
9 2 (1.27%) CA
9 2 (1.27%) Cisco
9 2 (1.27%) Dell
9 2 (1.27%) Hitachi
9 2 (1.27%) SaltStack
9 2 (1.27%) Sony