Period
to 16 December 2018

The median contractor rate for an Oracle Developer was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

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
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 491 502 342
Rank change year-on-year +11 -160 -44
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle Developer 460 433 720
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.44% 0.42% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.44% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 303 264 435
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
10th Percentile £325 £340 £295
90th Percentile £575 £604 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £375
% change year-on-year +2.94% +13.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 4
UK median hourly rate £58.75 £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.56% +12.50% -8.05%
10th Percentile £50.00 £29.35 £24.33
90th Percentile £64.50 £51.00 £45.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £58.63 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +30.28% +12.50% -8.05%

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 98,693 97,400 97,270
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.71% 94.93% 94.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 65,349 64,570 63,457
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.66%
10th Percentile £270 £258 £250
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3,031 2,855 3,293
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £18.70 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.07% +3.89% -
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.77 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.83 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -2.78% +2.86% -

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 16 December 2018.

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 16 December 2018.

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 16 December 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 +8 407 £456 +1.39% 45
UK excluding London +28 269 £438 +2.94% 37
London -5 179 £483 -3.50% 13
South East -19 101 £444 -1.39% 10
East of England +21 36 £538 +34.38% 2
North of England -8 35 £425 +13.33% 8
Midlands -5 33 £350 -15.15% 3
Scotland -11 31 £369 +3.87% 3
South West -25 21 £500 +29.03% 9
East Midlands +17 19 £350 -32.53%
Yorkshire -7 18 £413 +8.91% 4
West Midlands -13 14 £550 +41.94% 3
North West -14 11 £438 +16.67% 4
Wales -20 7 £488 +25.81% 2
Northern Ireland +34 5 £383 -
North East - 5 £425 -

Oracle Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, 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.

1 460 (100.00%) Oracle
2 309 (67.17%) SQL
3 255 (55.43%) PL/SQL
4 183 (39.78%) Oracle Database
5 131 (28.48%) Agile Software Development
6 130 (28.26%) Finance
7 97 (21.09%) Java
8 90 (19.57%) XML
9 86 (18.70%) Oracle Database 12c
10 83 (18.04%) Performance Tuning
10 83 (18.04%) ETL
11 76 (16.52%) Security Cleared
12 72 (15.65%) Unix
12 72 (15.65%) Oracle Reports
12 72 (15.65%) C#
12 72 (15.65%) Oracle Database 11g
13 60 (13.04%) SC Cleared
14 59 (12.83%) SQL Server
15 57 (12.39%) Data Warehouse
16 56 (12.17%) Middleware
16 56 (12.17%) Migration
17 53 (11.52%) Oracle Fusion
17 53 (11.52%) Problem-Solving
18 49 (10.65%) Business Intelligence
19 48 (10.43%) Oracle EBS
19 48 (10.43%) JIRA
20 47 (10.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
20 47 (10.22%) Banking
20 47 (10.22%) SOA
20 47 (10.22%) Shell Script

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 47 (10.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 36 (7.83%) WebLogic
3 25 (5.43%) Oracle Service Bus
4 22 (4.78%) Oracle Workflow
5 9 (1.96%) CMS
6 7 (1.52%) JBoss
6 7 (1.52%) WebSphere
7 4 (0.87%) Apache
7 4 (0.87%) Confluence
7 4 (0.87%) IIS
8 3 (0.65%) Oracle BPEL
8 3 (0.65%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.43%) Oracle Application Server
9 2 (0.43%) SAS
10 1 (0.22%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 6 (1.30%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.65%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (0.43%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 48 (10.43%) Oracle EBS
2 41 (8.91%) Oracle EBS R12
3 27 (5.87%) Oracle BPM
4 19 (4.13%) Oracle ERP
5 16 (3.48%) Oracle Applications
6 15 (3.26%) Oracle Receivables
7 12 (2.61%) Oracle Financials
7 12 (2.61%) Oracle General Ledger
8 10 (2.17%) Oracle Retail
9 6 (1.30%) Hyperion Planning
10 5 (1.09%) Oracle Payables
11 3 (0.65%) HFM
11 3 (0.65%) Maximo
12 2 (0.43%) BigMachines
12 2 (0.43%) Oracle iProcurement
13 1 (0.22%) AquaLogic BPM
13 1 (0.22%) Oracle Assets
13 1 (0.22%) Oracle Cash Management
13 1 (0.22%) Oracle FAH
13 1 (0.22%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (1.74%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.87%) IaaS
3 4 (0.87%) Oracle CX
4 2 (0.43%) Oracle Service Cloud
4 2 (0.43%) SaaS
5 1 (0.22%) Boomi
5 1 (0.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.39%) TCP/IP
2 2 (0.43%) Modbus
3 1 (0.22%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 183 (39.78%) Oracle Database
2 86 (18.70%) Oracle Database 12c
3 72 (15.65%) Oracle Database 11g
3 72 (15.65%) Oracle Reports
4 59 (12.83%) SQL Server
5 57 (12.39%) Data Warehouse
6 37 (8.04%) Relational Database
7 36 (7.83%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 35 (7.61%) Oracle ODI
9 32 (6.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 31 (6.74%) Oracle Database 10g
11 29 (6.30%) PostgreSQL
12 25 (5.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 21 (4.57%) Oracle BI EE
14 19 (4.13%) SQL Server 2016
15 16 (3.48%) RDBMS
16 14 (3.04%) OLAP
16 14 (3.04%) Oracle OLAP
17 11 (2.39%) Oracle Discoverer
18 10 (2.17%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 48 (10.43%) JIRA
2 45 (9.78%) Oracle Forms
3 43 (9.35%) Subversion
4 26 (5.65%) JDeveloper
5 25 (5.43%) Git (software)
6 22 (4.78%) Toad
7 20 (4.35%) Oracle APEX
8 17 (3.70%) ProC
9 15 (3.26%) Visual Studio
10 8 (1.74%) PowerBuilder
11 7 (1.52%) Jenkins
11 7 (1.52%) SoapUI
12 6 (1.30%) Cucumber
12 6 (1.30%) Maven
12 6 (1.30%) PVCS
13 5 (1.09%) ERwin
13 5 (1.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 4 (0.87%) Ant
14 4 (0.87%) Hudson
15 3 (0.65%) Gradle
General
1 130 (28.26%) Finance
2 47 (10.22%) Banking
3 26 (5.65%) Investment Banking
4 21 (4.57%) Retail
5 18 (3.91%) Front Office
6 17 (3.70%) General Ledger
7 11 (2.39%) Marketing
8 7 (1.52%) Financial Institution
9 5 (1.09%) Publishing
10 4 (0.87%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.43%) Automotive
11 2 (0.43%) Back Office
11 2 (0.43%) Electronics
11 2 (0.43%) French Language
11 2 (0.43%) Games
11 2 (0.43%) Legal
11 2 (0.43%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.22%) Dutch Language
12 1 (0.22%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (19.57%) XML
2 56 (12.17%) Middleware
3 53 (11.52%) Oracle Fusion
4 43 (9.35%) Web Services
5 42 (9.13%) Oracle ADF
6 37 (8.04%) .NET
6 37 (8.04%) JSON
7 26 (5.65%) WebCenter
8 24 (5.22%) J2EE
9 21 (4.57%) HTML
10 15 (3.26%) .NET Framework
10 15 (3.26%) JSF
10 15 (3.26%) REST
10 15 (3.26%) SOAP
11 13 (2.83%) LDAP
11 13 (2.83%) Spring
12 12 (2.61%) WinForms
12 12 (2.61%) XSLT
13 11 (2.39%) CSS
13 11 (2.39%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 40 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (5.65%) Reference Data
3 16 (3.48%) Greenfield Project
4 13 (2.83%) Replication
5 9 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (1.52%) Derivative
7 6 (1.30%) Data Structures
7 6 (1.30%) Self-Motivation
8 5 (1.09%) Data Centre
9 4 (0.87%) Algorithms
9 4 (0.87%) Equities
9 4 (0.87%) Oracle Licensing
10 3 (0.65%) Credit Risk
10 3 (0.65%) Fintech
10 3 (0.65%) Mainframe
10 3 (0.65%) N-Tier
10 3 (0.65%) Private Cloud
11 2 (0.43%) Clustering
11 2 (0.43%) DTCC
11 2 (0.43%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 72 (15.65%) Unix
2 42 (9.13%) Linux
3 21 (4.57%) AIX
4 18 (3.91%) Windows
5 8 (1.74%) OpenVMS
5 8 (1.74%) Solaris
6 3 (0.65%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (0.43%) MVS
7 2 (0.43%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (28.48%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (18.04%) ETL
2 83 (18.04%) Performance Tuning
3 56 (12.17%) Migration
4 53 (11.52%) Problem-Solving
5 49 (10.65%) Business Intelligence
6 47 (10.22%) SOA
7 41 (8.91%) Data Migration
7 41 (8.91%) Scrum
8 36 (7.83%) Data Modelling
9 33 (7.17%) Test Automation
10 30 (6.52%) TDD
10 30 (6.52%) Unit Testing
11 29 (6.30%) BDD
11 29 (6.30%) ERP
12 26 (5.65%) Data Mapping
13 25 (5.43%) Content Management
14 24 (5.22%) SDLC
15 23 (5.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
15 23 (5.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 309 (67.17%) SQL
2 255 (55.43%) PL/SQL
3 97 (21.09%) Java
4 72 (15.65%) C#
5 47 (10.22%) Shell Script
6 34 (7.39%) Python
7 28 (6.09%) T-SQL
8 17 (3.70%) Perl
9 14 (3.04%) C
9 14 (3.04%) JavaScript
10 13 (2.83%) C++
11 10 (2.17%) Java 8
12 5 (1.09%) Ruby
13 3 (0.65%) COBOL
13 3 (0.65%) Korn
13 3 (0.65%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
14 2 (0.43%) Apex Code
14 2 (0.43%) Delphi
14 2 (0.43%) JCL
14 2 (0.43%) XPath
Qualifications
1 76 (16.52%) Security Cleared
2 60 (13.04%) SC Cleared
3 16 (3.48%) DV Cleared
4 4 (0.87%) Oracle Certification
5 3 (0.65%) Degree
6 2 (0.43%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (0.43%) OCA
7 1 (0.22%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.22%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.83%) Data Quality
2 12 (2.61%) QA
3 4 (0.87%) GDPR
4 1 (0.22%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.22%) PMO
System Software
1 12 (2.61%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (1.30%) Docker
3 5 (1.09%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.65%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 13 (2.83%) Oracle Identity Management
1 13 (2.83%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 8 (1.74%) Tivoli
3 5 (1.09%) Control-M
4 2 (0.43%) CA Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.22%) Amdocs OSS
5 1 (0.22%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 460 (100.00%) Oracle
2 26 (5.65%) Talend
3 20 (4.35%) Microsoft
4 15 (3.26%) IBM
5 11 (2.39%) MicroStrategy
5 11 (2.39%) Okta
6 10 (2.17%) EXASOL
6 10 (2.17%) Informatica
7 9 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
8 7 (1.52%) Hyperion
9 5 (1.09%) EnterpriseDB
9 5 (1.09%) Perforce
9 5 (1.09%) SAP
9 5 (1.09%) Tableau
9 5 (1.09%) TIBCO
10 3 (0.65%) Retek
10 3 (0.65%) Sybase
10 3 (0.65%) Teradata
11 2 (0.43%) Pegasus
11 2 (0.43%) Siemens