Period
to 17 August 2019

The median contractor rate for an Oracle Developer was £428 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 17 August 2019.

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
6 months to
17 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 564 511 413
Rank change year-on-year -53 -98 -109
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle Developer 284 440 544
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.31% 0.43% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.45% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 306 360
UK median daily rate £428 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.59% - +7.59%
10th Percentile £325 £325 £325
90th Percentile £538 £550 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -2.94% +6.25% +9.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 6
UK median hourly rate - £40.50 £43.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -6.66% -0.82%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.50 £43.39
% change year-on-year - -6.66% +0.91%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
UK
Contract vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 85,950 97,760 90,932
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.33% 94.86% 94.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 56,432 64,015 59,065
UK median daily rate £465 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +2.86% +2.94%
10th Percentile £263 £269 £263
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,925 3,130 2,798
UK median hourly rate £19.73 £18.00 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.61% -3.74% -1.58%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.03 £10.75
90th Percentile £52.50 £48.00 £49.06
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +5.71% -2.78% -5.26%

Oracle Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Oracle Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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 6 months to 17 August 2019.

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 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 Developer within the UK over the 6 months to 17 August 2019. 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 -55 238 £444 +1.43% 36
UK excluding London -54 190 £413 -2.94% 32
London +7 80 £500 +8.11% 11
South East +9 73 £413 -2.94% 7
Scotland +26 32 £369 -1.59% 5
North of England -4 27 £450 +5.88% 14
East of England +20 23 £350 -26.32% 1
North West +13 19 £450 +12.50% 6
South West -21 19 £475 +11.76% 2
Midlands -2 13 £370 -4.52% 1
West Midlands +6 7 £444 -1.39% 1
East Midlands +7 6 £360 +0.70%
North East +17 4 £450 +20.00% 4
Yorkshire -12 4 £475 +11.76% 4
Wales +3 2 £481 +13.24% 2
Northern Ireland -16 1 - -

Oracle Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 August 2019, Oracle Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads featuring Oracle Developer in the job title.

1 284 (100.00%) Oracle
2 206 (72.54%) SQL
3 160 (56.34%) PL/SQL
4 93 (32.75%) Oracle Database
5 66 (23.24%) Finance
6 64 (22.54%) Oracle Reports
7 63 (22.18%) Agile Software Development
8 55 (19.37%) Unix
9 51 (17.96%) Data Modelling
9 51 (17.96%) Business Intelligence
10 50 (17.61%) Oracle Fusion
11 46 (16.20%) Java
12 45 (15.85%) ETL
12 45 (15.85%) Data Warehouse
13 43 (15.14%) Security Cleared
14 42 (14.79%) Performance Tuning
15 40 (14.08%) Oracle BI Publisher
16 39 (13.73%) XML
17 38 (13.38%) Oracle Forms
17 38 (13.38%) Oracle ODI
18 36 (12.68%) Shell Script
19 35 (12.32%) SC Cleared
20 32 (11.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
20 32 (11.27%) SOA
21 30 (10.56%) Web Services
21 30 (10.56%) Oracle APEX
21 30 (10.56%) Oracle Database 12c
22 29 (10.21%) Linux
23 27 (9.51%) Oracle BI EE
24 26 (9.15%) Migration

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 32 (11.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 15 (5.28%) Oracle Workflow
2 15 (5.28%) WebLogic
3 9 (3.17%) Oracle Service Bus
4 6 (2.11%) WebSphere
5 4 (1.41%) JBoss
6 2 (0.70%) CMS
6 2 (0.70%) Confluence
6 2 (0.70%) Documentum
6 2 (0.70%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.70%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 2 (0.70%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (0.70%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (0.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (0.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 23 (8.10%) Oracle Receivables
2 22 (7.75%) Oracle EBS
2 22 (7.75%) Oracle Payables
3 19 (6.69%) Oracle ERP
4 15 (5.28%) Oracle Assets
5 14 (4.93%) Oracle General Ledger
6 12 (4.23%) Oracle Cash Management
6 12 (4.23%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 11 (3.87%) Oracle BPM
8 10 (3.52%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 9 (3.17%) Oracle FAH
9 9 (3.17%) Oracle iProcurement
10 6 (2.11%) Oracle Applications
10 6 (2.11%) Oracle Financials
11 5 (1.76%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
12 4 (1.41%) Oracle EBS R12
13 3 (1.06%) Primavera
14 2 (0.70%) Maximo
14 2 (0.70%) Oracle 11i
14 2 (0.70%) Oracle BRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (6.69%) SaaS
2 15 (5.28%) PaaS
3 7 (2.46%) GitHub
4 5 (1.76%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (1.06%) Power Platform
6 1 (0.35%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.35%) Oracle CX
6 1 (0.35%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.41%) Internet
1 4 (1.41%) Modbus
1 4 (1.41%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.06%) Intranet
3 1 (0.35%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.35%) Firewall
3 1 (0.35%) IPsec
3 1 (0.35%) MPLS
3 1 (0.35%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (32.75%) Oracle Database
2 64 (22.54%) Oracle Reports
3 45 (15.85%) Data Warehouse
4 40 (14.08%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 38 (13.38%) Oracle ODI
6 30 (10.56%) Oracle Database 12c
7 27 (9.51%) Oracle BI EE
8 22 (7.75%) Oracle Database 11g
9 14 (4.93%) SQL Server
10 13 (4.58%) Relational Database
11 11 (3.87%) BusinessObjects
11 11 (3.87%) Oracle Discoverer
12 8 (2.82%) OLAP
12 8 (2.82%) OLTP
12 8 (2.82%) Oracle Database 10g
12 8 (2.82%) Oracle OLAP
12 8 (2.82%) Qlik Sense
13 7 (2.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 5 (1.76%) Big Data
14 5 (1.76%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 38 (13.38%) Oracle Forms
2 30 (10.56%) Oracle APEX
3 12 (4.23%) Jenkins
4 10 (3.52%) Git (software)
4 10 (3.52%) ProC
5 9 (3.17%) Toad
6 8 (2.82%) PowerBuilder
7 7 (2.46%) Visual Studio
8 6 (2.11%) Gradle
8 6 (2.11%) JIRA
9 5 (1.76%) JUnit
9 5 (1.76%) Maven
9 5 (1.76%) SonarQube
9 5 (1.76%) Sonatype Nexus
10 3 (1.06%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 3 (1.06%) Subversion
10 3 (1.06%) Visual Studio Code
11 2 (0.70%) GitLab
11 2 (0.70%) SpecFlow
11 2 (0.70%) tSQLt
General
1 66 (23.24%) Finance
2 20 (7.04%) Banking
3 8 (2.82%) International Banking
4 6 (2.11%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.41%) Billing
5 4 (1.41%) Retail
6 3 (1.06%) Multimedia
7 2 (0.70%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.70%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.70%) Military
7 2 (0.70%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.35%) Front Office
8 1 (0.35%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (17.61%) Oracle Fusion
2 39 (13.73%) XML
3 30 (10.56%) Web Services
4 23 (8.10%) Middleware
5 18 (6.34%) .NET
6 13 (4.58%) Spring
7 12 (4.23%) JSON
8 11 (3.87%) Oracle ADF
9 10 (3.52%) WebCenter
10 9 (3.17%) HTML
11 8 (2.82%) Oracle GoldenGate
11 8 (2.82%) REST
11 8 (2.82%) SOAP
12 7 (2.46%) CSS
12 7 (2.46%) JSF
13 6 (2.11%) .NET Framework
13 6 (2.11%) Hibernate
14 5 (1.76%) XSLT
15 4 (1.41%) ASP.NET
15 4 (1.41%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (5.99%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (2.82%) Replication
3 6 (2.11%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (1.06%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (1.06%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (0.70%) Data Centre
5 2 (0.70%) Data Structures
5 2 (0.70%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (0.70%) Life Science
5 2 (0.70%) Management Information System
5 2 (0.70%) Private Cloud
5 2 (0.70%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.35%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.35%) EPoS
6 1 (0.35%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.35%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.35%) Oracle Licensing
6 1 (0.35%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.35%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 55 (19.37%) Unix
2 29 (10.21%) Linux
3 8 (2.82%) AIX
4 6 (2.11%) Windows
5 4 (1.41%) Solaris
5 4 (1.41%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.70%) OpenVMS
7 1 (0.35%) HPUX
7 1 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (22.18%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (17.96%) Business Intelligence
2 51 (17.96%) Data Modelling
3 45 (15.85%) ETL
4 42 (14.79%) Performance Tuning
5 32 (11.27%) SOA
6 26 (9.15%) Migration
7 24 (8.45%) ERP
8 23 (8.10%) Scrum
9 16 (5.63%) ETL Development
10 15 (5.28%) Data Migration
10 15 (5.28%) Workflow
11 14 (4.93%) SDLC
12 13 (4.58%) Problem-Solving
13 12 (4.23%) Data Protection
14 10 (3.52%) Analytics
14 10 (3.52%) Customer Requirements
14 10 (3.52%) Kimball Methodology
14 10 (3.52%) Procure-to-Pay
14 10 (3.52%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 206 (72.54%) SQL
2 160 (56.34%) PL/SQL
3 46 (16.20%) Java
4 36 (12.68%) Shell Script
5 19 (6.69%) C#
6 16 (5.63%) C
7 13 (4.58%) JavaScript
8 10 (3.52%) Bash Shell
9 8 (2.82%) VB
10 6 (2.11%) Java 8
10 6 (2.11%) T-SQL
11 5 (1.76%) PowerShell
12 4 (1.41%) ANSI SQL
12 4 (1.41%) C++
12 4 (1.41%) XQuery
13 3 (1.06%) Perl
13 3 (1.06%) Python
14 2 (0.70%) COBOL
15 1 (0.35%) Fortran
15 1 (0.35%) Korn
Qualifications
1 43 (15.14%) Security Cleared
2 35 (12.32%) SC Cleared
3 6 (2.11%) BPSS Clearance
3 6 (2.11%) Degree
4 5 (1.76%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.41%) QA
2 2 (0.70%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.70%) ISO 14001
2 2 (0.70%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.35%) COREP
3 1 (0.35%) FINREP
System Software
1 8 (2.82%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (0.70%) Docker
3 1 (0.35%) HDFS
3 1 (0.35%) zsh
Systems Management
1 4 (1.41%) Ansible
1 4 (1.41%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 284 (100.00%) Oracle
2 12 (4.23%) Microsoft
3 9 (3.17%) EXASOL
4 8 (2.82%) Teradata
5 7 (2.46%) MicroStrategy
6 4 (1.41%) Informatica
6 4 (1.41%) Siemens
7 3 (1.06%) CA
8 2 (0.70%) SAP
8 2 (0.70%) Vertica
9 1 (0.35%) HP
9 1 (0.35%) IBM
9 1 (0.35%) IFS
9 1 (0.35%) Jaspersoft
9 1 (0.35%) Micro Focus
9 1 (0.35%) NCR
9 1 (0.35%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.35%) Remedy
9 1 (0.35%) Sage
9 1 (0.35%) Siebel