Period
to 22 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Oracle Developer was £445 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 22 November 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
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 492 312 274
Rank change year-on-year -180 -38 -6
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle Developer 444 814 1000
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.43% 0.77% 0.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.81% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 269 492 583
UK median daily rate £445 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.25% +2.56% -5.45%
10th Percentile £335 £295 £275
90th Percentile £605 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £375 £373
% change year-on-year +10.00% +0.54% +5.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 9
UK median hourly rate £43.39 £38.50 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.70% +4.05% -12.94%
10th Percentile £33.40 £22.55 £27.22
90th Percentile £49.00 £45.45 £49.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.39 £38.50 £44.25
% change year-on-year +12.70% -12.99% -1.67%

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 97824 99914 107019
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.81% 94.76% 94.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 64542 65150 68083
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £260 £250 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £392 £375
% change year-on-year +2.04% +4.53% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2932 3310 4089
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.88% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.77
% change year-on-year - -1.52% +9.96%

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 22 November 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle Developer over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 22 November 2017. 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 -185 393 £450 +12.50% 25
UK excluding London -145 226 £413 +10.00% 15
London -89 206 £500 +12.36% 11
South East +4 98 £450 +12.50% 5
Scotland +6 38 £361 +3.21%
North of England -73 30 £381 +1.67% 6
South West -31 25 £388 +3.33%
Midlands -47 17 £438 +20.69% 3
North West -55 15 £388 +10.71% 3
Yorkshire -33 14 £370 -15.43% 3
East of England -28 13 £355 +23.48%
West Midlands -28 10 £425 +30.77%
East Midlands -21 7 £519 +38.33% 3
Wales +21 4 £386 -7.49% 1
North East +33 1 £538 +26.47%
Northern Ireland -50 1 - -

Oracle Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 November 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.

1 444 (100.00%) Oracle
2 287 (64.64%) SQL
3 236 (53.15%) PL/SQL
4 182 (40.99%) Oracle Database
5 145 (32.66%) Java
6 124 (27.93%) Finance
7 117 (26.35%) Agile Software Development
8 82 (18.47%) Oracle Database 11g
9 81 (18.24%) Unix
10 73 (16.44%) Oracle Reports
10 73 (16.44%) Business Intelligence
11 65 (14.64%) Web Services
12 60 (13.51%) C#
13 59 (13.29%) SOA
13 59 (13.29%) Oracle Database 12c
13 59 (13.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 57 (12.84%) Linux
15 56 (12.61%) Oracle Forms
16 55 (12.39%) Data Warehouse
17 54 (12.16%) Migration
18 50 (11.26%) Shell Script
19 48 (10.81%) Relational Database
20 46 (10.36%) JIRA
21 45 (10.14%) Spring
22 44 (9.91%) XML
22 44 (9.91%) J2EE
23 43 (9.68%) ETL
23 43 (9.68%) Banking
23 43 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
24 42 (9.46%) Git (software)

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 59 (13.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 37 (8.33%) Oracle Workflow
3 33 (7.43%) Confluence
4 20 (4.50%) WebLogic
5 12 (2.70%) Oracle Coherence
6 6 (1.35%) Oracle Service Bus
7 5 (1.13%) SharePoint
8 4 (0.90%) Apache Spark
8 4 (0.90%) ATG Dynamo
8 4 (0.90%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.68%) Apache Solr
9 3 (0.68%) IIS
10 2 (0.45%) Apache
10 2 (0.45%) CMS
10 2 (0.45%) JBoss
10 2 (0.45%) SAS
11 1 (0.23%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.23%) ColdFusion
11 1 (0.23%) Drupal
11 1 (0.23%) Oracle UPK
Applications
1 7 (1.58%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.68%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.23%) LaTeX
3 1 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 38 (8.56%) Oracle EBS
2 26 (5.86%) Payment Gateway
3 24 (5.41%) Oracle EBS R12
4 22 (4.95%) Oracle Receivables
5 19 (4.28%) Oracle Applications
6 13 (2.93%) Oracle Payables
7 8 (1.80%) Oracle BPM
7 8 (1.80%) Oracle Financials
8 7 (1.58%) Oracle iProcurement
9 5 (1.13%) Oracle Assets
9 5 (1.13%) Oracle Cash Management
10 4 (0.90%) Dynamics AX
10 4 (0.90%) Oracle General Ledger
11 3 (0.68%) Oracle Internet Expenses
11 3 (0.68%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
11 3 (0.68%) Salesforce.com CRM
12 2 (0.45%) HFM
12 2 (0.45%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
12 2 (0.45%) Oracle TCA
12 2 (0.45%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 16 (3.60%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.13%) Dynamics 365
3 3 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.45%) IaaS
4 2 (0.45%) PaaS
4 2 (0.45%) Taleo
5 1 (0.23%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.90%) SMS
2 3 (0.68%) LDAP
3 2 (0.45%) Intranet
4 1 (0.23%) DNS
4 1 (0.23%) Firewall
4 1 (0.23%) HTTP
4 1 (0.23%) IMAP
4 1 (0.23%) POP3
4 1 (0.23%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (0.23%) RTP
4 1 (0.23%) SSL
4 1 (0.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 182 (40.99%) Oracle Database
2 82 (18.47%) Oracle Database 11g
3 73 (16.44%) Oracle Reports
4 59 (13.29%) Oracle Database 12c
5 55 (12.39%) Data Warehouse
6 48 (10.81%) Relational Database
7 42 (9.46%) Oracle Database 10g
8 34 (7.66%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 33 (7.43%) SQL Server
10 31 (6.98%) Oracle BI EE
11 28 (6.31%) Endeca
11 28 (6.31%) RDBMS
12 25 (5.63%) SQLPlus
13 24 (5.41%) Oracle ODI
14 17 (3.83%) Big Data
15 12 (2.70%) Oracle9i Database
16 8 (1.80%) BusinessObjects
16 8 (1.80%) Crystal Reports
16 8 (1.80%) Oracle OWB
16 8 (1.80%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 56 (12.61%) Oracle Forms
2 46 (10.36%) JIRA
3 42 (9.46%) Git (software)
4 36 (8.11%) JUnit
5 34 (7.66%) Jenkins
6 28 (6.31%) Spock
7 26 (5.86%) Gradle
7 26 (5.86%) Mockito
7 26 (5.86%) Selenium
8 25 (5.63%) Oracle APEX
9 18 (4.05%) Toad
10 17 (3.83%) ProC
11 15 (3.38%) Team Foundation Server
11 15 (3.38%) Visual Studio
12 14 (3.15%) Maven
13 12 (2.70%) JDeveloper
14 10 (2.25%) Eclipse
14 10 (2.25%) Subversion
15 9 (2.03%) NUnit
16 6 (1.35%) Moq
General
1 124 (27.93%) Finance
2 43 (9.68%) Banking
3 16 (3.60%) General Ledger
4 15 (3.38%) Investment Banking
5 13 (2.93%) Front Office
6 9 (2.03%) Financial Institution
7 7 (1.58%) Telecoms
8 6 (1.35%) Retail
9 5 (1.13%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.90%) Publishing
11 3 (0.68%) Marketing
12 2 (0.45%) Electronics
13 1 (0.23%) Back Office
13 1 (0.23%) Dutch Language
13 1 (0.23%) Games
13 1 (0.23%) German Language
13 1 (0.23%) International Banking
13 1 (0.23%) Italian Language
13 1 (0.23%) Military
13 1 (0.23%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (14.64%) Web Services
2 45 (10.14%) Spring
3 44 (9.91%) J2EE
3 44 (9.91%) XML
4 38 (8.56%) .NET
5 36 (8.11%) HTML
6 34 (7.66%) RESTful
7 27 (6.08%) jQuery
8 22 (4.95%) WinForms
9 20 (4.50%) WPF
10 16 (3.60%) JSON
11 12 (2.70%) JMS
11 12 (2.70%) Middleware
11 12 (2.70%) Oracle Fusion
12 10 (2.25%) .NET Framework
12 10 (2.25%) SOAP
13 9 (2.03%) CSS
13 9 (2.03%) Oracle GoldenGate
13 9 (2.03%) WCF
14 8 (1.80%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 36 (8.11%) Enterprise Software
2 27 (6.08%) iPad
3 26 (5.86%) Social Media
4 22 (4.95%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (2.93%) Greenfield Project
6 11 (2.48%) Equities
7 9 (2.03%) Credit Derivative
7 9 (2.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 8 (1.80%) Data Structures
9 6 (1.35%) Computer Science
9 6 (1.35%) Derivative
9 6 (1.35%) Management Information System
10 5 (1.13%) Fintech
11 4 (0.90%) Market Risk
12 3 (0.68%) Client/Server
12 3 (0.68%) Clustering
12 3 (0.68%) Driving Licence
12 3 (0.68%) Fixed Income
12 3 (0.68%) OTC Derivatives
13 2 (0.45%) TWAP
Operating Systems
1 81 (18.24%) Unix
2 57 (12.84%) Linux
3 23 (5.18%) Windows
4 13 (2.93%) AIX
5 7 (1.58%) Windows Server
6 4 (0.90%) Oracle Linux
6 4 (0.90%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (0.90%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.23%) HPUX
8 1 (0.23%) Solaris
8 1 (0.23%) SUSE
8 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (26.35%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (16.44%) Business Intelligence
3 59 (13.29%) SOA
4 54 (12.16%) Migration
5 43 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
5 43 (9.68%) ETL
6 40 (9.01%) Data Modelling
6 40 (9.01%) TDD
7 37 (8.33%) E-Commerce
7 37 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
7 37 (8.33%) Workflow
8 35 (7.88%) BDD
9 32 (7.21%) Microservices
10 30 (6.76%) ERP
10 30 (6.76%) Unit Testing
11 27 (6.08%) Data Migration
12 26 (5.86%) Content Management
13 25 (5.63%) SDLC
14 22 (4.95%) Scrum
15 21 (4.73%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 287 (64.64%) SQL
2 236 (53.15%) PL/SQL
3 145 (32.66%) Java
4 60 (13.51%) C#
5 50 (11.26%) Shell Script
6 42 (9.46%) JavaScript
7 28 (6.31%) C
8 24 (5.41%) Python
9 16 (3.60%) C++
10 14 (3.15%) Perl
11 7 (1.58%) VBA
12 6 (1.35%) VB
13 5 (1.13%) Scala
14 4 (0.90%) VB.NET
15 3 (0.68%) T-SQL
16 2 (0.45%) Bash Shell
16 2 (0.45%) PHP
16 2 (0.45%) VBScript
16 2 (0.45%) VC++
17 1 (0.23%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 27 (6.08%) Security Cleared
2 17 (3.83%) Degree
3 11 (2.48%) DV Cleared
4 10 (2.25%) SC Cleared
5 4 (0.90%) CTC Cleared
6 3 (0.68%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (0.45%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.23%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.23%) HND
8 1 (0.23%) OCP
8 1 (0.23%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.28%) Data Quality
2 6 (1.35%) QA
3 4 (0.90%) MiFID
4 2 (0.45%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 26 (5.86%) Docker
2 13 (2.93%) Oracle RAC
3 12 (2.70%) Oracle Clusterware
4 1 (0.23%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.23%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 1 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 26 (5.86%) Ansible
2 13 (2.93%) Data Guard
3 12 (2.70%) Oracle Flashback
3 12 (2.70%) Oracle RMAN
4 4 (0.90%) Control-M
4 4 (0.90%) Oracle Identity Management
4 4 (0.90%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 4 (0.90%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.45%) Hadoop YARN
5 2 (0.45%) Oracle EDQ
6 1 (0.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.23%) Puppet
6 1 (0.23%) Terraform
Vendors
1 444 (100.00%) Oracle
2 33 (7.43%) ATG
3 19 (4.28%) Microsoft
4 14 (3.15%) Informatica
5 9 (2.03%) Hyperion
6 8 (1.80%) Sybase
7 6 (1.35%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (1.13%) Altova
8 5 (1.13%) Teradata
9 4 (0.90%) SAP
9 4 (0.90%) Sun
9 4 (0.90%) Tableau
10 3 (0.68%) Siebel
11 2 (0.45%) CODA
11 2 (0.45%) GoldenSource
11 2 (0.45%) HP
11 2 (0.45%) Red Hat
11 2 (0.45%) ServiceNow
12 1 (0.23%) Reuters
12 1 (0.23%) VMware