Period
to 20 October 2018

The median contractor rate for an Oracle Developer was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 20 October 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
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 471 465 314
Rank change year-on-year -6 -151 -40
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle Developer 481 482 868
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.47% 0.49% 0.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.51% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 321 314 530
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £376
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +12.96% -5.94%
10th Percentile £325 £327 £295
90th Percentile £575 £596 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £369
% change year-on-year +3.03% +11.79% -0.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 3
UK median hourly rate £50.00 £42.45 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.80% +10.25% +4.05%
10th Percentile £38.45 £31.75 £22.55
90th Percentile £60.50 £45.00 £45.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £42.45 £38.50
% change year-on-year +17.80% +10.25% -14.44%

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 96,956 94,333 100,787
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.74% 94.94% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 63,726 61,958 65,644
UK median daily rate £450 £440 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £268 £263 £250
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3,110 2,812 3,299
UK median hourly rate £17.73 £18.70 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.19% +3.89% -
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.75 £10.49
90th Percentile £48.75 £48.75 £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 20 October 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 20 October 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 20 October 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 -13 431 £450 - 55
UK excluding London +14 304 £425 +3.03% 43
London -49 170 £475 +1.82% 16
South East +3 111 £425 -5.56% 12
North of England +1 54 £425 +9.68% 16
Midlands +3 43 £425 -2.86% 3
East of England +28 36 £519 +29.69% 1
Scotland -30 32 £385 +6.21% 3
Yorkshire -6 26 £413 +14.58% 3
East Midlands +18 23 £350 -28.21% 3
West Midlands -9 19 £475 +11.76%
North West -12 17 £450 +14.29% 12
South West -41 15 £450 +14.29% 7
North East +13 10 £375 -30.23% 1
Northern Ireland +43 8 £407 -
Wales -23 5 £375 - 1

Oracle Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 481 (100.00%) Oracle
2 318 (66.11%) SQL
3 262 (54.47%) PL/SQL
4 183 (38.05%) Oracle Database
5 129 (26.82%) Finance
6 118 (24.53%) Agile Software Development
7 110 (22.87%) Java
8 96 (19.96%) XML
9 82 (17.05%) Oracle Database 11g
10 81 (16.84%) Performance Tuning
11 78 (16.22%) Unix
11 78 (16.22%) ETL
12 72 (14.97%) C#
13 71 (14.76%) Oracle Database 12c
14 68 (14.14%) Oracle Reports
15 67 (13.93%) Security Cleared
16 63 (13.10%) Migration
17 62 (12.89%) SQL Server
17 62 (12.89%) Data Warehouse
17 62 (12.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 61 (12.68%) SOA
19 60 (12.47%) Business Intelligence
19 60 (12.47%) SC Cleared
20 53 (11.02%) Oracle EBS
21 49 (10.19%) Problem-Solving
22 48 (9.98%) .NET
23 47 (9.77%) Web Services
23 47 (9.77%) Banking
24 45 (9.36%) Oracle EBS R12
24 45 (9.36%) Linux

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 62 (12.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 41 (8.52%) WebLogic
3 31 (6.44%) Oracle Workflow
4 29 (6.03%) Oracle Service Bus
5 14 (2.91%) CMS
6 8 (1.66%) Oracle BPEL
7 7 (1.46%) JBoss
8 5 (1.04%) Oracle Application Server
8 5 (1.04%) WebSphere
9 4 (0.83%) Confluence
9 4 (0.83%) IIS
9 4 (0.83%) SAS
10 3 (0.62%) Apache
10 3 (0.62%) Apache Spark
10 3 (0.62%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.42%) Oracle Spatial
12 1 (0.21%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 1 (0.21%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.21%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (2.08%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (0.83%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 53 (11.02%) Oracle EBS
2 45 (9.36%) Oracle EBS R12
3 20 (4.16%) Oracle Applications
4 17 (3.53%) Oracle Receivables
5 15 (3.12%) Oracle BPM
5 15 (3.12%) Oracle Financials
6 14 (2.91%) Oracle ERP
7 13 (2.70%) Oracle General Ledger
8 9 (1.87%) Oracle Retail
9 7 (1.46%) Hyperion Planning
9 7 (1.46%) Oracle Payables
10 5 (1.04%) HFM
11 3 (0.62%) Maximo
11 3 (0.62%) Oracle iProcurement
12 2 (0.42%) BigMachines
12 2 (0.42%) Oracle Cash Management
12 2 (0.42%) Oracle Internet Expenses
12 2 (0.42%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
13 1 (0.21%) Oracle FAH
13 1 (0.21%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (1.46%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.83%) IaaS
3 4 (0.83%) Oracle CX
4 3 (0.62%) Oracle Service Cloud
5 1 (0.21%) Amazon Kinesis
5 1 (0.21%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.21%) Boomi
5 1 (0.21%) PaaS
5 1 (0.21%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.49%) TCP/IP
2 3 (0.62%) FTP
2 3 (0.62%) SMS
3 2 (0.42%) Modbus
4 1 (0.21%) HTTP
4 1 (0.21%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.21%) SAN
4 1 (0.21%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 183 (38.05%) Oracle Database
2 82 (17.05%) Oracle Database 11g
3 71 (14.76%) Oracle Database 12c
4 68 (14.14%) Oracle Reports
5 62 (12.89%) Data Warehouse
5 62 (12.89%) SQL Server
6 44 (9.15%) Relational Database
7 42 (8.73%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 36 (7.48%) Oracle ODI
9 28 (5.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 26 (5.41%) RDBMS
11 24 (4.99%) PostgreSQL
12 22 (4.57%) Oracle Database 10g
12 22 (4.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 21 (4.37%) Oracle BI EE
14 16 (3.33%) SQL Server 2016
15 14 (2.91%) OLAP
15 14 (2.91%) Oracle OLAP
16 11 (2.29%) Oracle Discoverer
17 10 (2.08%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 41 (8.52%) JIRA
2 40 (8.32%) Oracle Forms
3 37 (7.69%) JDeveloper
3 37 (7.69%) Subversion
4 24 (4.99%) Oracle APEX
5 21 (4.37%) Git (software)
6 19 (3.95%) Toad
7 17 (3.53%) ProC
7 17 (3.53%) Visual Studio
8 11 (2.29%) PVCS
9 9 (1.87%) SoapUI
10 8 (1.66%) Ant
10 8 (1.66%) PowerBuilder
11 6 (1.25%) Cucumber
11 6 (1.25%) Maven
12 5 (1.04%) ERwin
13 4 (0.83%) Eclipse
13 4 (0.83%) Jenkins
13 4 (0.83%) JUnit
13 4 (0.83%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 129 (26.82%) Finance
2 47 (9.77%) Banking
3 20 (4.16%) Investment Banking
3 20 (4.16%) Retail
4 19 (3.95%) General Ledger
5 14 (2.91%) Front Office
6 12 (2.49%) Marketing
7 7 (1.46%) Financial Institution
8 5 (1.04%) Publishing
9 4 (0.83%) Legal
9 4 (0.83%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.62%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.42%) Back Office
11 2 (0.42%) Electronics
12 1 (0.21%) Automotive
12 1 (0.21%) Billing
12 1 (0.21%) Dutch Language
12 1 (0.21%) French Language
12 1 (0.21%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (19.96%) XML
2 48 (9.98%) .NET
3 47 (9.77%) Web Services
4 44 (9.15%) Oracle Fusion
5 42 (8.73%) Middleware
6 32 (6.65%) Oracle ADF
7 30 (6.24%) JSON
8 29 (6.03%) J2EE
9 25 (5.20%) HTML
10 22 (4.57%) Spring
11 20 (4.16%) SOAP
12 18 (3.74%) REST
13 17 (3.53%) .NET Framework
14 16 (3.33%) CSS
14 16 (3.33%) LDAP
15 14 (2.91%) JSF
15 14 (2.91%) SAML
15 14 (2.91%) WebCenter
15 14 (2.91%) WinForms
15 14 (2.91%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 43 (8.94%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (3.95%) Reference Data
3 13 (2.70%) Greenfield Project
4 9 (1.87%) Replication
4 9 (1.87%) Self-Motivation
5 7 (1.46%) Computer Science
5 7 (1.46%) Derivative
5 7 (1.46%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (1.25%) Credit Risk
7 4 (0.83%) Algorithms
7 4 (0.83%) Data Structures
8 3 (0.62%) Mainframe
8 3 (0.62%) Management Information System
8 3 (0.62%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.42%) Data Centre
9 2 (0.42%) DTCC
9 2 (0.42%) Equities
9 2 (0.42%) Fintech
9 2 (0.42%) Oracle Licensing
9 2 (0.42%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 78 (16.22%) Unix
2 45 (9.36%) Linux
3 24 (4.99%) Windows
4 22 (4.57%) AIX
5 13 (2.70%) OpenVMS
6 9 (1.87%) Solaris
7 3 (0.62%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (0.42%) MVS
8 2 (0.42%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.42%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.21%) CentOS
9 1 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (24.53%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (16.84%) Performance Tuning
3 78 (16.22%) ETL
4 63 (13.10%) Migration
5 61 (12.68%) SOA
6 60 (12.47%) Business Intelligence
7 49 (10.19%) Problem-Solving
8 39 (8.11%) Data Migration
9 38 (7.90%) Unit Testing
10 35 (7.28%) Data Modelling
11 34 (7.07%) Scrum
12 31 (6.44%) Workflow
13 30 (6.24%) Test Automation
14 26 (5.41%) BDD
15 25 (5.20%) SDLC
16 23 (4.78%) ERP
16 23 (4.78%) TDD
17 22 (4.57%) Data Mapping
18 21 (4.37%) Analytics
18 21 (4.37%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 318 (66.11%) SQL
2 262 (54.47%) PL/SQL
3 110 (22.87%) Java
4 72 (14.97%) C#
5 42 (8.73%) Shell Script
6 29 (6.03%) Python
7 25 (5.20%) T-SQL
8 18 (3.74%) C
8 18 (3.74%) JavaScript
9 13 (2.70%) C++
10 11 (2.29%) Perl
11 10 (2.08%) Java 8
12 6 (1.25%) Korn
13 5 (1.04%) Bash Shell
14 4 (0.83%) Ruby
14 4 (0.83%) VB
15 3 (0.62%) ANSI SQL
15 3 (0.62%) COBOL
15 3 (0.62%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
15 3 (0.62%) XPath
Qualifications
1 67 (13.93%) Security Cleared
2 60 (12.47%) SC Cleared
3 8 (1.66%) DV Cleared
4 7 (1.46%) Degree
5 6 (1.25%) Oracle Certification
6 5 (1.04%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (0.42%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (0.42%) OCA
8 1 (0.21%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.08%) QA
2 9 (1.87%) Data Quality
3 6 (1.25%) MiFID
4 3 (0.62%) GDPR
5 1 (0.21%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.21%) PMO
System Software
1 11 (2.29%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (1.04%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.62%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 2 (0.42%) Docker
Systems Management
1 17 (3.53%) Oracle Identity Management
2 16 (3.33%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 7 (1.46%) Tivoli
4 2 (0.42%) CA Single Sign-On
4 2 (0.42%) Control-M
5 1 (0.21%) Amdocs OSS
5 1 (0.21%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.21%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 481 (100.00%) Oracle
2 26 (5.41%) Talend
3 25 (5.20%) Microsoft
4 14 (2.91%) Okta
5 11 (2.29%) MicroStrategy
6 10 (2.08%) IBM
6 10 (2.08%) Informatica
7 8 (1.66%) Hyperion
7 8 (1.66%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (1.25%) EXASOL
8 6 (1.25%) RedGate
8 6 (1.25%) Tableau
9 5 (1.04%) EnterpriseDB
10 4 (0.83%) Perforce
10 4 (0.83%) Sybase
10 4 (0.83%) TIBCO
11 3 (0.62%) Citrix
11 3 (0.62%) SAP
11 3 (0.62%) Teradata
12 2 (0.42%) Siemens