Period
to 18 January 2018

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 18 January 2018 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
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 605 546 638
Rank change year-on-year -59 +92 +140
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 12c 275 343 244
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.27% 0.35% 0.23%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.25% 1.56% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 221 130
UK median daily rate £438 £410 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.83% -3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £343 £305 £303
90th Percentile £568 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £425
% change year-on-year +3.23% -8.82% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 3
UK median hourly rate £43.75 £40.00 £43.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.38% -8.05% -
10th Percentile £41.38 £38.50 £31.55
90th Percentile £47.13 £52.17 £45.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.75 £40.00 £43.50
% change year-on-year +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 22,055 21,919 24,774
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 21.99% 22.56% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 15,343 14,608 16,508
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £310 £288 £275
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 254 320 425
UK median hourly rate £30.95 £28.34 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.21% -5.53% +4.57%
10th Percentile £14.68 £10.45 £12.00
90th Percentile £55.42 £50.16 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £29.25
% change year-on-year +27.27% -5.98% +6.36%

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 18 January 2018.

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 18 January 2018. 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 -44 252 £439 +3.29% 31
UK excluding London -37 193 £400 +3.23% 28
South East +36 102 £437 -3.00% 6
London -46 77 £500 +17.65% 9
North of England -45 33 £350 -6.67% 10
Midlands +19 26 £388 +19.23% 1
West Midlands +24 24 £388 +19.23%
Yorkshire +4 13 £350 -12.50% 8
North West -51 13 £345 -13.75% 2
Scotland -22 10 £363 +3.57% 3
Wales - 9 £425 - 3
East of England -21 8 £360 -4.00% 2
North East +45 7 - -
South West +1 5 £405 +0.62% 3
East Midlands +2 2 - - 1

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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.

1 275 (100.00%) Oracle
1 275 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 150 (54.55%) Oracle Database 11g
3 147 (53.45%) SQL
4 124 (45.09%) PL/SQL
5 86 (31.27%) Linux
6 64 (23.27%) Oracle BI EE
7 60 (21.82%) Business Intelligence
8 58 (21.09%) Java
9 57 (20.73%) Oracle ODI
10 54 (19.64%) Agile Software Development
11 53 (19.27%) Unix
12 52 (18.91%) Oracle Fusion
12 52 (18.91%) Data Guard
13 49 (17.82%) Oracle RAC
14 48 (17.45%) Performance Tuning
15 45 (16.36%) Analytics
16 43 (15.64%) Finance
17 42 (15.27%) Data Warehouse
18 41 (14.91%) Web Services
18 41 (14.91%) Oracle Database 10g
18 41 (14.91%) Migration
19 40 (14.55%) Oracle RMAN
19 40 (14.55%) Oracle Reports
20 38 (13.82%) Shell Script
21 36 (13.09%) SQL Server
22 35 (12.73%) JPA
23 33 (12.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
23 33 (12.00%) PostgreSQL
24 32 (11.64%) ETL

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 27 (9.82%) GlassFish
1 27 (9.82%) Liferay
2 24 (8.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 19 (6.91%) WebLogic
4 15 (5.45%) Oracle Service Bus
5 11 (4.00%) ArcGIS
6 8 (2.91%) Confluence
7 5 (1.82%) Oracle Workflow
8 4 (1.45%) Apache Solr
8 4 (1.45%) Tomcat
9 3 (1.09%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.73%) Apache
10 2 (0.73%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.36%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.36%) CMS
11 1 (0.36%) Oracle Coherence
11 1 (0.36%) SAS
Business Applications
1 14 (5.09%) Oracle Applications
1 14 (5.09%) Siebel CRM
2 13 (4.73%) Oracle Utilities
3 10 (3.64%) Oracle BPM
4 8 (2.91%) Oracle Retail
5 6 (2.18%) Oracle Receivables
6 5 (1.82%) Oracle EBS
7 4 (1.45%) Oracle iProcurement
8 3 (1.09%) Oracle EBS R12
8 3 (1.09%) SAP S/4HANA
9 2 (0.73%) Oracle CRM
9 2 (0.73%) Oracle General Ledger
9 2 (0.73%) Oracle Payables
9 2 (0.73%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
10 1 (0.36%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 1 (0.36%) Hyperion Planning
10 1 (0.36%) Northgate Housing
10 1 (0.36%) OPENHousing
10 1 (0.36%) Oracle 11i
10 1 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.36%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.82%) SaaS
3 4 (1.45%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.09%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.36%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (0.36%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.36%) IaaS
5 1 (0.36%) PaaS
5 1 (0.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.18%) SMS
2 3 (1.09%) AMQP
3 2 (0.73%) Firewall
3 2 (0.73%) HTTP
3 2 (0.73%) Internet
4 1 (0.36%) DNS
4 1 (0.36%) SAN
4 1 (0.36%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 275 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 150 (54.55%) Oracle Database 11g
3 64 (23.27%) Oracle BI EE
4 57 (20.73%) Oracle ODI
5 42 (15.27%) Data Warehouse
6 41 (14.91%) Oracle Database 10g
7 40 (14.55%) Oracle Reports
8 36 (13.09%) SQL Server
9 33 (12.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 33 (12.00%) PostgreSQL
10 23 (8.36%) Oracle9i Database
11 13 (4.73%) OLAP
11 13 (4.73%) Oracle OLAP
12 10 (3.64%) Oracle Exadata
12 10 (3.64%) Pentaho
12 10 (3.64%) RDBMS
12 10 (3.64%) Relational Database
13 7 (2.55%) MongoDB
14 5 (1.82%) BusinessObjects
14 5 (1.82%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 24 (8.73%) Subversion
2 17 (6.18%) JIRA
3 14 (5.09%) Git (software)
3 14 (5.09%) Oracle Forms
4 12 (4.36%) Jenkins
5 9 (3.27%) TeamCity
6 8 (2.91%) Maven
7 7 (2.55%) Oracle APEX
7 7 (2.55%) Selenium
8 6 (2.18%) Visual Studio
9 5 (1.82%) JUnit
9 5 (1.82%) Octopus Deploy
9 5 (1.82%) Toad
10 4 (1.45%) ProC
11 3 (1.09%) Ant
11 3 (1.09%) Bitbucket
11 3 (1.09%) Gradle
11 3 (1.09%) IntelliJ
11 3 (1.09%) Mockito
12 2 (0.73%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 43 (15.64%) Finance
2 16 (5.82%) Banking
3 8 (2.91%) Retail
4 5 (1.82%) Investment Banking
5 4 (1.45%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.09%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.09%) Legal
7 2 (0.73%) Games
7 2 (0.73%) General Ledger
7 2 (0.73%) Marketing
8 1 (0.36%) Billing
8 1 (0.36%) International Banking
8 1 (0.36%) Local Government
8 1 (0.36%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.36%) Military
Job Titles
1 106 (38.55%) Developer
2 95 (34.55%) DBA
3 92 (33.45%) Oracle DBA
4 43 (15.64%) Java Developer
4 43 (15.64%) Oracle Developer
5 41 (14.91%) Consultant
6 35 (12.73%) Oracle Consultant
7 34 (12.36%) OBIEE Consultant
8 24 (8.73%) Analytics Consultant
8 24 (8.73%) HR Consultant
8 24 (8.73%) Oracle HRMS Consultant
9 23 (8.36%) Administrator
10 16 (5.82%) SQL Developer
11 13 (4.73%) PL/SQL Developer
12 11 (4.00%) SQL DBA
13 10 (3.64%) Python Developer
14 9 (3.27%) Senior DBA
14 9 (3.27%) Senior Oracle DBA
15 8 (2.91%) Architect
15 8 (2.91%) Oracle Applications DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (18.91%) Oracle Fusion
2 41 (14.91%) Web Services
3 35 (12.73%) JPA
4 31 (11.27%) EJB
4 31 (11.27%) EJB 3.0
4 31 (11.27%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 29 (10.55%) RESTful
6 28 (10.18%) JAXB
7 27 (9.82%) JAX-RS
8 26 (9.45%) Ehcache
9 25 (9.09%) Middleware
10 19 (6.91%) HTML
11 17 (6.18%) Spring
12 16 (5.82%) CSS
13 15 (5.45%) .NET
13 15 (5.45%) jQuery
14 13 (4.73%) REST
14 13 (4.73%) XML
15 11 (4.00%) HTML5
15 11 (4.00%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (9.45%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (5.45%) Clustering
3 11 (4.00%) Credit Derivative
3 11 (4.00%) Equities
4 9 (3.27%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (3.27%) Replication
5 7 (2.55%) Data Centre
6 5 (1.82%) Hedge funds
7 4 (1.45%) Life Science
8 3 (1.09%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.73%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.73%) Fintech
9 2 (0.73%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (0.36%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.36%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.36%) PMI
10 1 (0.36%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 86 (31.27%) Linux
2 53 (19.27%) Unix
3 25 (9.09%) AIX
4 21 (7.64%) Windows
5 6 (2.18%) Oracle Linux
5 6 (2.18%) Solaris
6 5 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.09%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.73%) zOS
9 1 (0.36%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (21.82%) Business Intelligence
2 54 (19.64%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (17.45%) Performance Tuning
4 45 (16.36%) Analytics
5 41 (14.91%) Migration
6 32 (11.64%) ETL
7 30 (10.91%) Unit Testing
8 24 (8.73%) SOA
9 22 (8.00%) Data Modelling
10 19 (6.91%) Data Management
11 18 (6.55%) CRM
12 15 (5.45%) High Availability
12 15 (5.45%) Master Data Management
13 14 (5.09%) Continuous Integration
13 14 (5.09%) OO
13 14 (5.09%) Root Cause Analysis
13 14 (5.09%) Scrum
14 13 (4.73%) MVC
14 13 (4.73%) SDLC
14 13 (4.73%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 147 (53.45%) SQL
2 124 (45.09%) PL/SQL
3 58 (21.09%) Java
4 38 (13.82%) Shell Script
5 28 (10.18%) JavaScript
6 26 (9.45%) Python
7 19 (6.91%) C#
8 13 (4.73%) Perl
9 9 (3.27%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
10 7 (2.55%) C
11 5 (1.82%) TypeScript
12 4 (1.45%) Bourne shell
12 4 (1.45%) Korn
13 3 (1.09%) Bash Shell
13 3 (1.09%) T-SQL
13 3 (1.09%) XPath
14 2 (0.73%) C++
14 2 (0.73%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.73%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.36%) PHP
Qualifications
1 28 (10.18%) Security Cleared
2 22 (8.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (2.18%) Degree
3 6 (2.18%) Oracle Certification
4 4 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (1.09%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.36%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.36%) IBM Certification
6 1 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.36%) OCP
6 1 (0.36%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.18%) Data Quality
1 6 (2.18%) SLA
2 1 (0.36%) PMO
2 1 (0.36%) QA
System Software
1 49 (17.82%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (1.45%) Oracle Clusterware
3 3 (1.09%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (0.73%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.36%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 1 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.36%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 52 (18.91%) Data Guard
2 40 (14.55%) Oracle RMAN
3 26 (9.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 11 (4.00%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 10 (3.64%) Oracle EDQ
6 6 (2.18%) Oracle Identity Management
7 5 (1.82%) Oracle Flashback
8 4 (1.45%) NetBackup
8 4 (1.45%) Tivoli
9 3 (1.09%) Control-M
10 2 (0.73%) Ansible
10 2 (0.73%) EMC NetWorker
10 2 (0.73%) Opscode Chef
10 2 (0.73%) Oracle Statspack
10 2 (0.73%) Puppet
11 1 (0.36%) Foglight
Vendors
1 275 (100.00%) Oracle
2 27 (9.82%) HP
3 19 (6.91%) IBM
4 18 (6.55%) Microsoft
5 14 (5.09%) Siebel
6 11 (4.00%) Cognos
7 8 (2.91%) SAP
8 5 (1.82%) Netezza
8 5 (1.82%) Red Hat
8 5 (1.82%) Sybase
8 5 (1.82%) Talend
8 5 (1.82%) Veritas
9 4 (1.45%) Micro Focus
9 4 (1.45%) TIBCO
9 4 (1.45%) Vertica
9 4 (1.45%) VMware
10 3 (1.09%) Hyperion
10 3 (1.09%) MicroStrategy
10 3 (1.09%) Remedy
11 2 (0.73%) NetApp