Period
to 19 November 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 19 November 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
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 556 621 572
Rank change year-on-year +65 -49 +68
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 12c 359 266 350
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.35% 0.26% 0.33%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.55% 1.19% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 150 222
UK median daily rate £425 £450 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +6.51% +5.63%
10th Percentile £313 £325 £300
90th Percentile £558 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £419 £400
% change year-on-year +1.49% +4.69% -1.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 3
UK median hourly rate £46.75 £43.39 £52.17
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.74% -16.83% +43.92%
10th Percentile £35.00 £41.68 £52.03
90th Percentile £64.00 £43.68 £56.43
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £43.39 £52.17
% change year-on-year -19.34% -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 23,225 22,426 23,712
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.49% 22.11% 22.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 16,159 15,315 15,744
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £310 £285
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £378
% change year-on-year +6.25% +5.96% +0.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 241 285 368
UK median hourly rate £33.50 £31.15 £28.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.54% +10.54% -3.66%
10th Percentile £13.69 £14.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £57.50 £58.00 £52.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £28.18
% change year-on-year - +24.20% -6.07%

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 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle Database 12c over the 6 months to 19 November 2018.

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 19 November 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 +45 281 £425 -5.56% 53
UK excluding London +68 256 £425 +1.49% 45
London +21 94 £420 -11.58% 19
South East -15 84 £425 -12.37% 10
Scotland +31 55 £513 +36.67% 11
North of England -15 38 £425 +21.43% 10
Midlands -6 33 £370 -7.63% 4
West Midlands -15 27 £375 -6.25% 1
South West -5 23 £425 -15.00% 10
Yorkshire -4 20 £425 +21.43% 4
North East -2 11 £525 - 1
Wales -23 10 £320 -26.86%
East of England -3 7 £325 -15.86%
North West -26 7 £381 -1.61% 5
East Midlands +9 6 £364 - 3
Northern Ireland - 6 £383 -

For the 6 months to 19 November 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.

1 359 (100.00%) Oracle
2 357 (99.44%) Oracle Database
3 191 (53.20%) SQL
4 169 (47.08%) Oracle Database 11g
5 150 (41.78%) PL/SQL
6 108 (30.08%) Java
7 93 (25.91%) Linux
8 80 (22.28%) Performance Tuning
9 72 (20.06%) Unix
10 64 (17.83%) Oracle Forms
11 63 (17.55%) Agile Software Development
12 62 (17.27%) Migration
12 62 (17.27%) Middleware
13 59 (16.43%) Web Services
14 57 (15.88%) Security Cleared
15 56 (15.60%) SQL Server
16 55 (15.32%) SOA
16 55 (15.32%) Oracle Fusion
16 55 (15.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 52 (14.48%) Oracle Reports
17 52 (14.48%) Finance
18 49 (13.65%) REST
19 48 (13.37%) Data Guard
19 48 (13.37%) Oracle RMAN
20 45 (12.53%) ITIL
21 42 (11.70%) Oracle RAC
22 41 (11.42%) SC Cleared
22 41 (11.42%) ETL
23 40 (11.14%) Oracle GoldenGate
24 39 (10.86%) Banking

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 55 (15.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 37 (10.31%) Oracle Service Bus
2 37 (10.31%) WebLogic
3 15 (4.18%) IIS
4 11 (3.06%) Oracle Workflow
5 8 (2.23%) Confluence
6 6 (1.67%) Tomcat
7 5 (1.39%) JBoss
7 5 (1.39%) WebSphere
8 4 (1.11%) Oracle Coherence
8 4 (1.11%) WebLogic Portal
9 3 (0.84%) Oracle Application Server
9 3 (0.84%) WildFly
10 2 (0.56%) Apache Spark
10 2 (0.56%) Cloud Foundry
10 2 (0.56%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 2 (0.56%) SAS
11 1 (0.28%) GemFire
Applications
1 21 (5.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (1.95%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 31 (8.64%) Oracle BPM
2 14 (3.90%) Oracle EBS
3 13 (3.62%) Maximo
3 13 (3.62%) Oracle Applications
4 12 (3.34%) Oracle Utilities
4 12 (3.34%) Siebel CRM
5 6 (1.67%) Oracle EBS R12
6 4 (1.11%) Oracle Payables
6 4 (1.11%) Oracle Receivables
7 2 (0.56%) Oracle Retail
7 2 (0.56%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
7 2 (0.56%) Payment Gateway
7 2 (0.56%) SAP GTS
7 2 (0.56%) SAP Payroll
8 1 (0.28%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.28%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 1 (0.28%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 1 (0.28%) ResourceLink
8 1 (0.28%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.34%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.56%) PaaS
3 2 (0.56%) SaaS
4 1 (0.28%) IBM Cloud
4 1 (0.28%) iPaaS
4 1 (0.28%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.39%) DHCP
1 5 (1.39%) DNS
2 4 (1.11%) Firewall
2 4 (1.11%) SAN
3 2 (0.56%) HTTP
3 2 (0.56%) Internet
3 2 (0.56%) Wireshark
4 1 (0.28%) NetScaler
4 1 (0.28%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 357 (99.44%) Oracle Database
2 169 (47.08%) Oracle Database 11g
3 56 (15.60%) SQL Server
4 52 (14.48%) Oracle Reports
5 36 (10.03%) Data Warehouse
6 35 (9.75%) Oracle ODI
7 34 (9.47%) MongoDB
8 30 (8.36%) NoSQL
9 29 (8.08%) Oracle Database 10g
10 28 (7.80%) Oracle BI EE
10 28 (7.80%) Relational Database
11 24 (6.69%) PostgreSQL
12 20 (5.57%) RDBMS
13 16 (4.46%) MySQL
14 13 (3.62%) Oracle Exadata
15 11 (3.06%) SQL Server 2008
15 11 (3.06%) SQL Server 2014
16 10 (2.79%) BusinessObjects
16 10 (2.79%) SQL Server 2012
17 6 (1.67%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 64 (17.83%) Oracle Forms
2 30 (8.36%) Git (software)
3 27 (7.52%) JIRA
4 26 (7.24%) Toad
5 22 (6.13%) Maven
6 19 (5.29%) Jenkins
7 13 (3.62%) Oracle APEX
7 13 (3.62%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 12 (3.34%) Subversion
9 11 (3.06%) JDeveloper
10 6 (1.67%) Cucumber
10 6 (1.67%) JUnit
11 4 (1.11%) MSI
11 4 (1.11%) PeopleTools
11 4 (1.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 4 (1.11%) Visual Studio Team System
12 3 (0.84%) ProC
12 3 (0.84%) Selenium
12 3 (0.84%) TeamCity
12 3 (0.84%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 52 (14.48%) Finance
2 39 (10.86%) Banking
3 15 (4.18%) Legal
4 13 (3.62%) Investment Banking
5 5 (1.39%) Financial Institution
5 5 (1.39%) General Ledger
6 4 (1.11%) French Language
6 4 (1.11%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.84%) Front Office
7 3 (0.84%) Retail
8 2 (0.56%) Dutch Language
8 2 (0.56%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.28%) Automotive
9 1 (0.28%) Electronics
9 1 (0.28%) Law
9 1 (0.28%) Marketing
9 1 (0.28%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 128 (35.65%) Developer
2 102 (28.41%) DBA
3 94 (26.18%) Oracle DBA
4 85 (23.68%) Oracle Developer
5 52 (14.48%) Architect
6 31 (8.64%) Analyst
7 30 (8.36%) Administrator
7 30 (8.36%) SQL Developer
8 23 (6.41%) Consultant
8 23 (6.41%) PL/SQL Developer
9 17 (4.74%) Java Developer
10 16 (4.46%) BPM Developer
10 16 (4.46%) Solutions Architect
10 16 (4.46%) SQL DBA
11 14 (3.90%) Oracle Architect
12 13 (3.62%) C# Developer
13 12 (3.34%) .NET Developer
13 12 (3.34%) Oracle Applications DBA
14 11 (3.06%) C# .NET Developer
14 11 (3.06%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (17.27%) Middleware
2 59 (16.43%) Web Services
3 55 (15.32%) Oracle Fusion
4 49 (13.65%) REST
5 40 (11.14%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 38 (10.58%) SOAP
7 30 (8.36%) Oracle ADF
8 22 (6.13%) WebCenter
9 20 (5.57%) XML
10 19 (5.29%) J2EE
11 16 (4.46%) .NET
11 16 (4.46%) Spring
12 14 (3.90%) JMS
13 12 (3.34%) JSON
14 11 (3.06%) XSLT
15 10 (2.79%) EJB
15 10 (2.79%) Hibernate
15 10 (2.79%) JPA
16 9 (2.51%) EJB 3.0
17 8 (2.23%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 27 (7.52%) Clustering
2 22 (6.13%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (2.79%) Computer Science
4 9 (2.51%) Data Centre
4 9 (2.51%) Mainframe
5 7 (1.95%) Replication
6 5 (1.39%) Private Cloud
6 5 (1.39%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (0.84%) Client/Server
8 3 (0.84%) HP Storage
9 2 (0.56%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.56%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.56%) Oracle Licensing
10 1 (0.28%) Credit Derivative
10 1 (0.28%) Credit Risk
10 1 (0.28%) Derivative
10 1 (0.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.28%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.28%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 93 (25.91%) Linux
2 72 (20.06%) Unix
3 30 (8.36%) Windows
4 29 (8.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 18 (5.01%) AIX
6 14 (3.90%) Oracle Linux
6 14 (3.90%) Solaris
7 13 (3.62%) SUSE
8 5 (1.39%) Windows 7
8 5 (1.39%) Windows Server
8 5 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (1.39%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (22.28%) Performance Tuning
2 63 (17.55%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (17.27%) Migration
4 55 (15.32%) SOA
5 45 (12.53%) ITIL
6 41 (11.42%) ETL
7 33 (9.19%) SDLC
8 31 (8.64%) Software Delivery
9 30 (8.36%) Continuous Integration
9 30 (8.36%) Problem-Solving
10 28 (7.80%) Microservices
11 27 (7.52%) Customer Requirements
12 25 (6.96%) Change Management
13 24 (6.69%) Data Modelling
13 24 (6.69%) Enterprise Architecture
14 22 (6.13%) Business Intelligence
14 22 (6.13%) Waterfall
15 21 (5.85%) Database Tuning
16 20 (5.57%) Disaster Recovery
16 20 (5.57%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 191 (53.20%) SQL
2 150 (41.78%) PL/SQL
3 108 (30.08%) Java
4 33 (9.19%) Shell Script
5 29 (8.08%) C#
6 24 (6.69%) Python
7 20 (5.57%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
8 18 (5.01%) JavaScript
9 16 (4.46%) T-SQL
10 14 (3.90%) Perl
11 10 (2.79%) VB
11 10 (2.79%) VB.NET
11 10 (2.79%) VBA
12 8 (2.23%) Java 8
13 5 (1.39%) C
13 5 (1.39%) PowerShell
14 3 (0.84%) ANSI SQL
14 3 (0.84%) Ruby
15 2 (0.56%) Bash Shell
15 2 (0.56%) Korn
Qualifications
1 57 (15.88%) Security Cleared
2 41 (11.42%) SC Cleared
3 32 (8.91%) Degree
4 21 (5.85%) Oracle Certification
5 19 (5.29%) OCP
6 11 (3.06%) ITIL Certification
7 9 (2.51%) Computer Science Degree
7 9 (2.51%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.56%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.57%) QA
2 8 (2.23%) Data Quality
3 6 (1.67%) GDPR
4 2 (0.56%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.56%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.56%) PMO
5 1 (0.28%) IFRS
5 1 (0.28%) IFRS 9
5 1 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.28%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (11.70%) Oracle RAC
2 12 (3.34%) Virtual Machines
3 6 (1.67%) Active Directory
4 4 (1.11%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.84%) vSphere
6 1 (0.28%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.28%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.28%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 48 (13.37%) Data Guard
1 48 (13.37%) Oracle RMAN
2 27 (7.52%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 15 (4.18%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 14 (3.90%) Foglight
5 11 (3.06%) Ansible
6 5 (1.39%) SCOM
7 4 (1.11%) McAfee ePO
7 4 (1.11%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 4 (1.11%) Tivoli
8 3 (0.84%) Microsoft Clustering
8 3 (0.84%) Oracle EDQ
8 3 (0.84%) Oracle Identity Management
8 3 (0.84%) Puppet
9 2 (0.56%) Failover Clustering
9 2 (0.56%) HP ALM
9 2 (0.56%) MOM
9 2 (0.56%) nmon
9 2 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (0.56%) Terraform
Vendors
1 359 (100.00%) Oracle
2 27 (7.52%) SAP
3 17 (4.74%) Red Hat
4 14 (3.90%) Imperva
4 14 (3.90%) Microsoft
5 12 (3.34%) CA
5 12 (3.34%) Citrix
5 12 (3.34%) Siebel
5 12 (3.34%) Syclo
6 8 (2.23%) IBM
6 8 (2.23%) Informatica
7 6 (1.67%) HP
8 5 (1.39%) PeopleSoft
9 4 (1.11%) Lumension
9 4 (1.11%) McAfee
9 4 (1.11%) NetApp
9 4 (1.11%) Perforce
9 4 (1.11%) VMware
10 3 (0.84%) Cognos
10 3 (0.84%) TIBCO