Period
to 22 April 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 22 April 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
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 607 528 599
Rank change year-on-year -79 +71 +146
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 12c 282 320 271
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.28% 0.35% 0.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.25% 1.55% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 181 171
UK median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £347 £313 £306
90th Percentile £546 £540 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £402 £400
% change year-on-year +2.74% +0.38% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 11 4
UK median hourly rate £43.00 £43.39 £41.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.90% +3.93% -
10th Percentile £41.30 £40.00 £32.30
90th Percentile £46.60 £52.17 £45.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £43.39 £43.50
% change year-on-year +3.71% -0.25% -

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 22,591 20,698 23,830
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.34% 22.50% 22.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 15,670 13,835 16,019
UK median daily rate £470 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.43% +2.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £311 £293 £280
90th Percentile £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +5.77% +4.00% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 243 263 394
UK median hourly rate £34.00 £29.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.24% +16.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £14.63 £9.60 £12.00
90th Percentile £54.75 £49.75 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £25.39 £24.50
% change year-on-year +47.70% +3.63% -15.06%

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 22 April 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 14 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 22 April 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 -43 264 £425 - 32
UK excluding London -38 193 £413 +2.74% 32
South East +26 127 £425 -8.11% 8
London -70 86 £450 +5.88% 7
North of England -37 25 £375 - 7
Yorkshire -13 15 £400 +6.67% 5
Midlands -1 13 £393 +1.29% 1
West Midlands +3 11 £393 +2.95% 1
North West -28 10 £350 -6.67% 1
Scotland -65 9 £350 - 5
South West +3 8 £343 -19.41% 3
Wales - 6 £403 - 2
East of England -23 5 £475 - 6
East Midlands - 2 - -

For the 6 months to 22 April 2018, 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.

1 282 (100.00%) Oracle
2 280 (99.29%) Oracle Database
3 164 (58.16%) Oracle Database 11g
4 154 (54.61%) SQL
5 121 (42.91%) PL/SQL
6 116 (41.13%) Linux
7 69 (24.47%) Java
8 65 (23.05%) Oracle ODI
9 64 (22.70%) Oracle BI EE
10 57 (20.21%) Oracle Fusion
11 55 (19.50%) Unix
12 53 (18.79%) Business Intelligence
13 50 (17.73%) Agile Software Development
14 49 (17.38%) Web Services
15 46 (16.31%) Oracle Database 10g
16 45 (15.96%) Data Guard
17 44 (15.60%) Shell Script
18 42 (14.89%) Middleware
19 41 (14.54%) Oracle RAC
20 40 (14.18%) Unit Testing
20 40 (14.18%) JPA
20 40 (14.18%) PostgreSQL
21 39 (13.83%) EJB
21 39 (13.83%) EJB 3.0
22 38 (13.48%) Performance Tuning
22 38 (13.48%) Oracle Reports
22 38 (13.48%) Finance
23 37 (13.12%) HP
24 35 (12.41%) JAXB
24 35 (12.41%) SOA

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 35 (12.41%) GlassFish
1 35 (12.41%) Liferay
1 35 (12.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 24 (8.51%) Oracle Service Bus
3 21 (7.45%) WebLogic
4 9 (3.19%) Confluence
5 8 (2.84%) Apache Airflow
5 8 (2.84%) Apache Spark
5 8 (2.84%) Oracle Workflow
6 6 (2.13%) Apache
7 4 (1.42%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.71%) Oracle Application Server
8 2 (0.71%) SAS
9 1 (0.35%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.35%) Oracle 10gAS
9 1 (0.35%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 2 (0.71%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (0.71%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (0.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (0.71%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 23 (8.16%) Siebel CRM
2 22 (7.80%) Oracle Applications
3 19 (6.74%) Oracle Utilities
4 10 (3.55%) Oracle EBS
5 8 (2.84%) Oracle BPM
6 7 (2.48%) Oracle Receivables
7 5 (1.77%) Oracle EBS R12
7 5 (1.77%) Oracle Payables
8 4 (1.42%) Oracle 11i
8 4 (1.42%) Oracle CRM
9 3 (1.06%) Oracle Assets
9 3 (1.06%) Oracle Cash Management
10 2 (0.71%) Oracle General Ledger
10 2 (0.71%) Oracle iProcurement
11 1 (0.35%) Cognos Business Intelligence
11 1 (0.35%) Northgate Housing
11 1 (0.35%) OPENHousing
11 1 (0.35%) Oracle Retail
11 1 (0.35%) Remedy ITSM
11 1 (0.35%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.61%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (2.84%) Amazon EMR
2 8 (2.84%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (1.77%) PaaS
3 5 (1.77%) SaaS
4 1 (0.35%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.35%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.35%) IaaS
4 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.06%) HTTPS
1 3 (1.06%) Internet
1 3 (1.06%) SMS
2 2 (0.71%) HTTP
3 1 (0.35%) Firewall
3 1 (0.35%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 280 (99.29%) Oracle Database
2 164 (58.16%) Oracle Database 11g
3 65 (23.05%) Oracle ODI
4 64 (22.70%) Oracle BI EE
5 46 (16.31%) Oracle Database 10g
6 40 (14.18%) PostgreSQL
7 38 (13.48%) Oracle Reports
8 32 (11.35%) SQL Server
9 31 (10.99%) Data Warehouse
10 27 (9.57%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 18 (6.38%) Oracle9i Database
11 18 (6.38%) Relational Database
12 15 (5.32%) RDBMS
13 13 (4.61%) Oracle Exadata
14 8 (2.84%) Spark SQL
15 7 (2.48%) MongoDB
16 6 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
16 6 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
16 6 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 5 (1.77%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 27 (9.57%) JIRA
2 26 (9.22%) Jenkins
2 26 (9.22%) Oracle Forms
3 23 (8.16%) Selenium
4 20 (7.09%) Subversion
5 18 (6.38%) Git (software)
6 17 (6.03%) Oracle APEX
7 11 (3.90%) TeamCity
8 10 (3.55%) Toad
9 7 (2.48%) Octopus Deploy
10 6 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (1.77%) Maven
11 5 (1.77%) Visual Studio
12 3 (1.06%) Bitbucket
12 3 (1.06%) Gradle
12 3 (1.06%) Visual Studio Team System
13 2 (0.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 2 (0.71%) Cucumber
13 2 (0.71%) GitLab
13 2 (0.71%) PVCS
General
1 38 (13.48%) Finance
2 14 (4.96%) Telecoms
3 12 (4.26%) Banking
4 3 (1.06%) Retail
5 2 (0.71%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.35%) Billing
6 1 (0.35%) Danish Language
6 1 (0.35%) Law
6 1 (0.35%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.35%) Military
6 1 (0.35%) Norwegian Language
6 1 (0.35%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 119 (42.20%) Developer
2 89 (31.56%) DBA
3 84 (29.79%) Oracle DBA
4 45 (15.96%) Java Developer
5 38 (13.48%) Consultant
5 38 (13.48%) Oracle Developer
6 34 (12.06%) Oracle Consultant
7 24 (8.51%) OBIEE Consultant
8 20 (7.09%) SQL Developer
9 19 (6.74%) Oracle Applications DBA
10 18 (6.38%) PL/SQL Developer
11 17 (6.03%) Analytics Consultant
11 17 (6.03%) HR Consultant
11 17 (6.03%) Oracle HRMS Consultant
12 16 (5.67%) Python Developer
13 15 (5.32%) Senior DBA
13 15 (5.32%) Senior Oracle DBA
14 14 (4.96%) Administrator
15 11 (3.90%) Business Intelligence Developer
16 10 (3.55%) Oracle Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (20.21%) Oracle Fusion
2 49 (17.38%) Web Services
3 42 (14.89%) Middleware
4 40 (14.18%) JPA
5 39 (13.83%) EJB
5 39 (13.83%) EJB 3.0
6 35 (12.41%) JAXB
6 35 (12.41%) JAX-RS
6 35 (12.41%) RESTful
7 33 (11.70%) Ehcache
8 23 (8.16%) Struts
9 22 (7.80%) JSP
10 19 (6.74%) HTML
10 19 (6.74%) Oracle GoldenGate
11 18 (6.38%) CSS
12 16 (5.67%) .NET
13 14 (4.96%) HTML5
13 14 (4.96%) Spring
14 12 (4.26%) REST
15 10 (3.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 35 (12.41%) Enterprise Software
2 24 (8.51%) Clustering
3 10 (3.55%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (3.55%) Replication
4 9 (3.19%) Credit Derivative
4 9 (3.19%) Equities
5 8 (2.84%) Hedge funds
6 4 (1.42%) Life Science
6 4 (1.42%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (1.06%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.71%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.71%) Fintech
8 2 (0.71%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (0.71%) PMI
8 2 (0.71%) Reinsurance
8 2 (0.71%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.35%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.35%) Grid Computing
9 1 (0.35%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 116 (41.13%) Linux
2 55 (19.50%) Unix
3 30 (10.64%) AIX
4 20 (7.09%) Windows
5 12 (4.26%) Solaris
6 8 (2.84%) Oracle Linux
7 6 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (2.13%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.71%) zOS
9 1 (0.35%) SUSE
9 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (18.79%) Business Intelligence
2 50 (17.73%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (14.18%) Unit Testing
4 38 (13.48%) Performance Tuning
5 35 (12.41%) SOA
6 31 (10.99%) Root Cause Analysis
6 31 (10.99%) Test Automation
7 29 (10.28%) CRM
7 29 (10.28%) Migration
8 24 (8.51%) Analytics
9 22 (7.80%) Master Data Management
10 20 (7.09%) ETL
11 19 (6.74%) WFM
12 15 (5.32%) DevOps
12 15 (5.32%) Performance Monitoring
13 14 (4.96%) Capacity Planning
13 14 (4.96%) Continuous Integration
13 14 (4.96%) Software Engineering
14 13 (4.61%) SDLC
15 12 (4.26%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 154 (54.61%) SQL
2 121 (42.91%) PL/SQL
3 69 (24.47%) Java
4 44 (15.60%) Shell Script
5 27 (9.57%) JavaScript
6 22 (7.80%) Python
6 22 (7.80%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 15 (5.32%) C#
8 9 (3.19%) Java 8
9 8 (2.84%) Scala
10 7 (2.48%) TypeScript
11 6 (2.13%) Perl
12 5 (1.77%) Korn
13 3 (1.06%) Bourne shell
13 3 (1.06%) Ruby
14 2 (0.71%) ANSI SQL
14 2 (0.71%) C
14 2 (0.71%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.35%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.35%) R
Qualifications
1 14 (4.96%) Degree
1 14 (4.96%) Oracle Certification
1 14 (4.96%) Security Cleared
2 10 (3.55%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.06%) OCP
3 3 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (0.71%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (0.71%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (0.71%) OCA
4 2 (0.71%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.35%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.35%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.35%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.35%) Linux+ Certification
5 1 (0.35%) LPIC
5 1 (0.35%) MCSE
5 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.35%) RHCA
5 1 (0.35%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.84%) GCP
1 8 (2.84%) SLA
2 3 (1.06%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.71%) PMO
4 1 (0.35%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.35%) GDPR
4 1 (0.35%) QA
4 1 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 41 (14.54%) Oracle RAC
2 7 (2.48%) Oracle Clusterware
3 5 (1.77%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (1.42%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (1.42%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.71%) Corosync
6 1 (0.35%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.35%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 45 (15.96%) Data Guard
2 35 (12.41%) HP ALM
3 34 (12.06%) Oracle RMAN
4 20 (7.09%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 11 (3.90%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 8 (2.84%) Oozie
7 4 (1.42%) Ansible
7 4 (1.42%) Oracle Flashback
7 4 (1.42%) Puppet
8 3 (1.06%) Single Sign-On
9 2 (0.71%) Automic
9 2 (0.71%) EMC NetWorker
9 2 (0.71%) NetBackup
9 2 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (0.71%) Oracle Identity Management
9 2 (0.71%) Oracle Identity Manager
9 2 (0.71%) Oracle Statspack
9 2 (0.71%) Pacemaker
9 2 (0.71%) Tivoli
10 1 (0.35%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 282 (100.00%) Oracle
2 37 (13.12%) HP
3 23 (8.16%) Microsoft
3 23 (8.16%) Siebel
4 10 (3.55%) IBM
4 10 (3.55%) TIBCO
5 9 (3.19%) Red Hat
6 8 (2.84%) Google
7 7 (2.48%) VMware
8 4 (1.42%) Hyperion
8 4 (1.42%) Micro Focus
8 4 (1.42%) Vertica
9 3 (1.06%) Capita
9 3 (1.06%) Perforce
9 3 (1.06%) Remedy
9 3 (1.06%) Symantec
10 2 (0.71%) CA
10 2 (0.71%) Dell
10 2 (0.71%) NetApp
10 2 (0.71%) Serena