The median contractor rate for an Oracle Developer was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 23 June 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 Developer
UK
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 343 267 233
Rank change year-on-year -76 -34  
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle Developer 276 484 562
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.59% 0.90% 1.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 0.95% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 305 316
Median daily rate £425 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £300 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £511 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +10.34% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 5
Median hourly rate £43.39 £35.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.22% +18.33%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.39 £35.50 £52.38
% change year-on-year +22.22% -32.21%  

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 44357 51050 53273
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.75% 94.87% 94.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 28704 33277 33414
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1368 1510 2064
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.14
% change year-on-year +0.28% +8.11%  

Oracle Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Developer in the UK

Oracle Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Developer in the UK

Oracle Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle Developer over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle Developer in the UK

Oracle Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle Developer in the UK

Oracle Developer
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -95 247 £425 +13.33% 36
London -50 117 £449 +12.18% 17
South East -17 48 £438 +25.00% 8
South West -1 27 £400 +14.28% 1
Surrey +30 26 £438 +9.37% 3
Scotland +47 18 £363 +3.57% 1
North West -13 16 £363 +7.40% 1
Edinburgh +23 14 £363 -6.45%
Redhill - 13 £438 - 1
Bristol 0 12 £413 -4.06%
City of London -23 12 £438 +2.94% 3
Wiltshire +14 11 £438 -2.77% 1
West Midlands -15 11 £420 +5.00%
Oxfordshire -14 9 £450 +28.57% 2
East Midlands -18 8 £425 +16.43% 2
Heathrow +2 7 £370 +5.71%
Wales - 7 £375 - 1
South Wales - 7 £375 - 1
Cheshire +15 6 £363 +7.40%
Nottingham 0 6 £425 +11.11%
Oxford -7 6 £450 +28.57% 1
Nottinghamshire -11 6 £425 +11.11% 1
East of England -16 6 £475 +7.04% 2
Cardiff - 6 £368 - 1
Manchester +5 5 £284 -13.93% 1
Yorkshire +2 5 £388 +10.71% 4
Berkshire +17 4 £338 +3.84%
Chester +11 4 £369 +9.25%
Warwickshire +1 4 £340 +4.61%
Bedfordshire -4 4 £475 -

Oracle Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, Oracle Developer 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 Developer in the job title.

1 566 (100.00%) Oracle
2 388 (68.55%) SQL
3 313 (55.30%) PL/SQL
4 222 (39.22%) Oracle Database
5 169 (29.86%) Finance
6 166 (29.33%) Java
7 154 (27.21%) Agile Software Development
8 119 (21.02%) Unix
9 106 (18.73%) Linux
10 103 (18.20%) Oracle Database 11g
11 84 (14.84%) Data Warehouse
12 82 (14.49%) JavaScript
13 81 (14.31%) Oracle Database 12c
14 78 (13.78%) Business Intelligence
14 78 (13.78%) Shell Script
15 71 (12.54%) C#
16 69 (12.19%) Oracle Forms
17 65 (11.48%) HTML
18 63 (11.13%) ETL
18 63 (11.13%) SDLC
19 59 (10.42%) Performance Tuning
20 58 (10.25%) Oracle Reports
20 58 (10.25%) Unit Testing
21 57 (10.07%) jQuery
21 57 (10.07%) Relational Database
22 55 (9.72%) Security Cleared
22 55 (9.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
22 55 (9.72%) SOA
23 53 (9.36%) Web Services
23 53 (9.36%) Banking

Oracle Developer 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:

Application Platforms
1 55 (9.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 28 (4.95%) WebLogic
3 19 (3.36%) Oracle Coherence
4 17 (3.00%) CMS
5 15 (2.65%) Confluence
5 15 (2.65%) Drupal
6 13 (2.30%) Oracle Workflow
6 13 (2.30%) Umbraco
7 11 (1.94%) Oracle Service Bus
8 10 (1.77%) WebSphere
9 8 (1.41%) ATG Dynamo
10 6 (1.06%) Apache Qpid
10 6 (1.06%) ColdFusion
11 4 (0.71%) Elasticsearch
11 4 (0.71%) JBoss
11 4 (0.71%) Oracle Application Server
11 4 (0.71%) WebSphere Application Server
12 3 (0.53%) Tuxedo
12 3 (0.53%) WebLogic Portal
13 2 (0.35%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (1.06%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (0.71%) LaTeX
3 3 (0.53%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 33 (5.83%) Oracle EBS
2 29 (5.12%) Oracle Applications
3 20 (3.53%) Oracle BPM
4 10 (1.77%) Oracle EBS R12
5 8 (1.41%) Oracle iStore
6 7 (1.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 6 (1.06%) Oracle 11i
8 5 (0.88%) Payment Gateway
9 4 (0.71%) Oracle Payables
9 4 (0.71%) Oracle Utilities
9 4 (0.71%) Temenos T24
10 3 (0.53%) Oracle Assets
10 3 (0.53%) Oracle ERP
10 3 (0.53%) Oracle Financials
10 3 (0.53%) Oracle iProcurement
10 3 (0.53%) Oracle Receivables
11 2 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
11 2 (0.35%) Oracle General Ledger
11 2 (0.35%) Oracle iSupplier
11 2 (0.35%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 20 (3.53%) PaaS
2 13 (2.30%) Oracle Service Cloud
3 9 (1.59%) IaaS
4 8 (1.41%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.06%) AMQP
1 6 (1.06%) VoIP
1 6 (1.06%) Wireshark
2 2 (0.35%) SSH
2 2 (0.35%) SSL
2 2 (0.35%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.18%) DNS
3 1 (0.18%) Firewall
3 1 (0.18%) Intranet
3 1 (0.18%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 222 (39.22%) Oracle Database
2 103 (18.20%) Oracle Database 11g
3 84 (14.84%) Data Warehouse
4 81 (14.31%) Oracle Database 12c
5 58 (10.25%) Oracle Reports
6 57 (10.07%) Relational Database
7 51 (9.01%) SQL Server
8 45 (7.95%) SQLPlus
9 44 (7.77%) Oracle Database 10g
9 44 (7.77%) RDBMS
10 33 (5.83%) Oracle BI EE
11 24 (4.24%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 19 (3.36%) Oracle ODI
13 15 (2.65%) Oracle9i Database
14 9 (1.59%) BusinessObjects
14 9 (1.59%) Endeca
14 9 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
15 8 (1.41%) Pentaho
15 8 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 7 (1.24%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 69 (12.19%) Oracle Forms
2 48 (8.48%) Oracle APEX
3 35 (6.18%) JIRA
4 26 (4.59%) Team Foundation Server
5 24 (4.24%) Git (software)
6 21 (3.71%) Toad
7 20 (3.53%) ProC
8 17 (3.00%) Jenkins
9 16 (2.83%) JDeveloper
9 16 (2.83%) NUnit
10 14 (2.47%) MSBuild
11 13 (2.30%) Moq
11 13 (2.30%) ReSharper
11 13 (2.30%) Subversion
12 11 (1.94%) Visual Studio
13 10 (1.77%) Talend Open Studio
14 9 (1.59%) JUnit
15 7 (1.24%) Bitbucket
15 7 (1.24%) Eclipse
15 7 (1.24%) Spock
General
1 169 (29.86%) Finance
2 53 (9.36%) Banking
3 21 (3.71%) Investment Banking
4 16 (2.83%) Front Office
4 16 (2.83%) Manufacturing
5 13 (2.30%) Marketing
6 10 (1.77%) Telecoms
7 7 (1.24%) Electronics
7 7 (1.24%) Financial Institution
8 6 (1.06%) Music Industry
9 4 (0.71%) German Language
9 4 (0.71%) Italian Language
9 4 (0.71%) Retail
10 3 (0.53%) General Ledger
10 3 (0.53%) Law
10 3 (0.53%) Publishing
10 3 (0.53%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.35%) Back Office
12 1 (0.18%) Advertising
12 1 (0.18%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (11.48%) HTML
2 57 (10.07%) jQuery
3 53 (9.36%) Web Services
4 50 (8.83%) .NET
5 45 (7.95%) XML
6 37 (6.54%) Oracle Fusion
7 34 (6.01%) J2EE
8 30 (5.30%) Spring
9 29 (5.12%) CSS
9 29 (5.12%) WinForms
10 28 (4.95%) Middleware
11 27 (4.77%) HTML5
11 27 (4.77%) WPF
12 23 (4.06%) Oracle ADF
13 19 (3.36%) LINQ
14 18 (3.18%) ASP.NET
14 18 (3.18%) RESTful
14 18 (3.18%) SOAP
14 18 (3.18%) WCF
15 17 (3.00%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 40 (7.07%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (2.83%) Derivative
2 16 (2.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 15 (2.65%) Computer Science
3 15 (2.65%) Enterprise Software
4 13 (2.30%) Client/Server
4 13 (2.30%) Fintech
5 10 (1.77%) e-Learning
6 7 (1.24%) Data Centre
6 7 (1.24%) iPad
7 6 (1.06%) Driving Licence
7 6 (1.06%) Equities
7 6 (1.06%) Greenfield Project
8 5 (0.88%) Data Structures
8 5 (0.88%) Management Information System
8 5 (0.88%) NHS
8 5 (0.88%) Social Media
8 5 (0.88%) TWAP
8 5 (0.88%) VWAP
9 4 (0.71%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 119 (21.02%) Unix
2 106 (18.73%) Linux
3 19 (3.36%) Windows
4 12 (2.12%) AIX
5 9 (1.59%) Solaris
6 7 (1.24%) Oracle Linux
6 7 (1.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.18%) HPUX
7 1 (0.18%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (27.21%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (13.78%) Business Intelligence
3 63 (11.13%) ETL
3 63 (11.13%) SDLC
4 59 (10.42%) Performance Tuning
5 58 (10.25%) Unit Testing
6 55 (9.72%) SOA
7 47 (8.30%) Waterfall
8 42 (7.42%) Continuous Integration
9 39 (6.89%) Data Modelling
10 31 (5.48%) Configuration Management
10 31 (5.48%) Requirements Analysis
11 26 (4.59%) Migration
11 26 (4.59%) Multithreading
12 25 (4.42%) Mathematics
13 23 (4.06%) Software Engineering
14 22 (3.89%) Scrum
15 21 (3.71%) Analytics
15 21 (3.71%) TDD
16 19 (3.36%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 388 (68.55%) SQL
2 313 (55.30%) PL/SQL
3 166 (29.33%) Java
4 82 (14.49%) JavaScript
5 78 (13.78%) Shell Script
6 71 (12.54%) C#
7 40 (7.07%) Python
8 39 (6.89%) C
9 28 (4.95%) C++
10 27 (4.77%) Perl
11 22 (3.89%) VB.NET
12 7 (1.24%) Bash Shell
12 7 (1.24%) Korn
13 6 (1.06%) Ruby
14 5 (0.88%) T-SQL
15 4 (0.71%) Tcl
15 4 (0.71%) VBA
16 3 (0.53%) PowerShell
17 2 (0.35%) Lisp
17 2 (0.35%) PHP
Qualifications
1 55 (9.72%) Security Cleared
2 46 (8.13%) Degree
3 41 (7.24%) SC Cleared
4 12 (2.12%) DV Cleared
5 9 (1.59%) Oracle Certification
6 6 (1.06%) Computer Science Degree
7 4 (0.71%) BC Cleared
8 2 (0.35%) Sun Certification
9 1 (0.18%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.30%) QA
2 7 (1.24%) EMIR
3 5 (0.88%) SLA
4 4 (0.71%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.18%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.18%) HL7
5 1 (0.18%) MiFID
System Software
1 11 (1.94%) Docker
2 2 (0.35%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (0.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.18%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.18%) Firmware
3 1 (0.18%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 9 (1.59%) Oracle Identity Management
2 6 (1.06%) Oracle RMAN
3 5 (0.88%) Ansible
3 5 (0.88%) Control-M
4 4 (0.71%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 3 (0.53%) Data Guard
5 3 (0.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (0.35%) vRealize
7 1 (0.18%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 566 (100.00%) Oracle
2 32 (5.65%) Microsoft
3 21 (3.71%) ATG
4 15 (2.65%) Informatica
5 10 (1.77%) Talend
6 9 (1.59%) SAP
7 8 (1.41%) Red Hat
8 7 (1.24%) Cognos
9 6 (1.06%) Google
10 5 (0.88%) Microgen
11 4 (0.71%) IBM
11 4 (0.71%) Netezza
12 3 (0.53%) BEA
12 3 (0.53%) Temenos
13 2 (0.35%) Bloomberg
13 2 (0.35%) DevExpress
13 2 (0.35%) HP
13 2 (0.35%) Hyperion
13 2 (0.35%) Teradata
13 2 (0.35%) VMware
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