The median contractor rate for a Oracle Database Engineer was - per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Engineer
UK
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 641 640
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle Database Engineer 0 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK - 0.007% 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.008% 0.002%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £475 -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £43.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £43.00 -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 44592 53123 52813
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.58% 95.09% 94.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 28970 34603 31991
Median daily rate £433 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.76% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £263 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £398 £375
% change year-on-year +0.62% +6.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1459 1537 2115
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £44.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.70
% change year-on-year - +4.79%  

Oracle Database Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Oracle Database Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Database Engineer in the UK

Oracle Database Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Oracle Database Engineer.

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Database Engineer in the UK

Oracle Database Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Database Engineer.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle Database Engineer in the UK

Oracle Database Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 April 2017, Oracle Database Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Oracle Database Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Ansible
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (50.00%) WorldPay
2 1 (50.00%) Patch Management
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 1 (50.00%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Wiki
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (50.00%) Data Guard
2 1 (50.00%) Database Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Product Management
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (50.00%) Database Security
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris

Oracle Database Engineer Skill Set
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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Command Line
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Solaris
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Database Security
1 1 (50.00%) Database Tuning
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Patch Management
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (50.00%) Product Management
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Ansible
1 1 (50.00%) Data Guard
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Teradata
2 1 (50.00%) WorldPay