The median contractor rate for a Oracle Developer was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 29 March 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
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 337 310 252
Rank change year-on-year -27 -58  
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle Developer 286 398 474
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.63% 0.74% 0.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 0.78% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 265 282
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £541 £575 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 4
Median hourly rate £47.23 £45.00 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.95% +34.32%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.23 £46.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year +2.67% +37.31%  

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 42875 51263 50687
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.79% 95.24% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 27839 33245 30600
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1489 1590 2025
Median hourly rate £18.00 £18.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +7.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £11.30 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.83 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.25% +14.70%  

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 29 March 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 29 March 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 -30 259 £400 - 32
London -36 108 £450 - 10
South East +23 71 £371 +14.00% 9
Surrey +34 37 £363 +4.31% 3
South West -2 24 £425 +6.25% 5
City of London -11 17 £488 -2.50% 2
North West +11 16 £284 -26.70% 2
Scotland +20 15 £360 -0.68% 1
East Midlands -7 15 £368 -0.33%
Redhill - 15 £375 - 2
Yorkshire +23 14 £375 -17.12% 3
Kent -9 14 £393 +20.76% 2
Edinburgh +18 10 £319 -8.92%
Heathrow 0 9 £360 +2.85%
Merseyside +7 8 £400 -9.85%
Nottinghamshire +4 8 £368 -1.34%
Nottingham +1 8 £368 -1.34%
Hampshire +14 7 £301 -45.22%
Leicestershire +3 7 - -
Leicester 0 7 - -
Manchester +18 6 £284 -24.26%
Wiltshire +9 6 £525 +16.66% 4
East of England -10 6 £235 -47.77% 2
Croydon - 6 - -
South Yorkshire - 6 £375 -
Liverpool +7 5 £400 -9.85%
Gloucestershire +5 5 £425 -15.00%
Berkshire +30 4 £338 - 2
South Wales +17 4 £413 +135.71% 2
Wales +10 4 £413 +135.71% 2

Oracle Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 March 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.

1 586 (100.00%) Oracle
2 410 (69.97%) SQL
3 319 (54.44%) PL/SQL
4 242 (41.30%) Oracle Database
5 169 (28.84%) Java
6 160 (27.30%) Finance
6 160 (27.30%) Agile Software Development
7 120 (20.48%) Oracle Database 11g
8 113 (19.28%) Unix
9 105 (17.92%) Business Intelligence
10 96 (16.38%) Oracle Reports
10 96 (16.38%) JavaScript
11 94 (16.04%) Data Warehouse
12 89 (15.19%) Linux
13 79 (13.48%) Oracle Database 12c
14 76 (12.97%) Shell Script
15 74 (12.63%) HTML
16 69 (11.77%) ETL
16 69 (11.77%) Performance Tuning
17 68 (11.60%) Security Cleared
18 66 (11.26%) Oracle Forms
19 64 (10.92%) Unit Testing
20 63 (10.75%) Oracle Database 10g
21 62 (10.58%) XML
22 61 (10.41%) SOA
22 61 (10.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
23 60 (10.24%) SDLC
23 60 (10.24%) jQuery
24 59 (10.07%) SQL Server
25 58 (9.90%) SC Cleared

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 61 (10.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 49 (8.36%) WebLogic
3 22 (3.75%) Oracle Workflow
4 19 (3.24%) WebSphere
5 15 (2.56%) Oracle Service Bus
6 14 (2.39%) Oracle Coherence
7 10 (1.71%) Confluence
7 10 (1.71%) WebLogic Portal
7 10 (1.71%) WebSphere Application Server
8 6 (1.02%) Apache Qpid
8 6 (1.02%) JBoss
9 4 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
9 4 (0.68%) Oracle Spatial
10 3 (0.51%) DataSynapse
10 3 (0.51%) Drupal
10 3 (0.51%) Oracle BPEL
11 2 (0.34%) CMS
11 2 (0.34%) ColdFusion
11 2 (0.34%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.34%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 9 (1.54%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.51%) MS Office
3 2 (0.34%) LaTeX
3 2 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.17%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 36 (6.14%) Oracle EBS
2 24 (4.10%) Oracle Applications
3 19 (3.24%) Oracle BPM
3 19 (3.24%) Oracle EBS R12
4 8 (1.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 6 (1.02%) Oracle Financials
6 5 (0.85%) Oracle ERP
7 4 (0.68%) Oracle Utilities
7 4 (0.68%) Temenos T24
8 3 (0.51%) Oracle 11i
8 3 (0.51%) Oracle Payables
9 2 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
9 2 (0.34%) Eloqua
9 2 (0.34%) Oracle Assets
9 2 (0.34%) Oracle CRM
9 2 (0.34%) Oracle General Ledger
9 2 (0.34%) Oracle Payroll
9 2 (0.34%) Oracle Receivables
10 1 (0.17%) Oracle Cash Management
10 1 (0.17%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 19 (3.24%) PaaS
2 8 (1.37%) IaaS
3 6 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.17%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.17%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.02%) AMQP
1 6 (1.02%) VoIP
1 6 (1.02%) Wireshark
2 3 (0.51%) Intranet
3 2 (0.34%) LDAP
4 1 (0.17%) Asterisk PBX
4 1 (0.17%) DSL
4 1 (0.17%) Skype
4 1 (0.17%) SSL
4 1 (0.17%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 242 (41.30%) Oracle Database
2 120 (20.48%) Oracle Database 11g
3 96 (16.38%) Oracle Reports
4 94 (16.04%) Data Warehouse
5 79 (13.48%) Oracle Database 12c
6 63 (10.75%) Oracle Database 10g
7 59 (10.07%) SQL Server
8 48 (8.19%) Oracle BI EE
9 43 (7.34%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 41 (7.00%) Relational Database
11 35 (5.97%) SQLPlus
12 27 (4.61%) RDBMS
13 23 (3.92%) Oracle ODI
14 18 (3.07%) BusinessObjects
15 11 (1.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 10 (1.71%) Oracle9i Database
17 8 (1.37%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
17 8 (1.37%) Oracle OWB
17 8 (1.37%) Pentaho
17 8 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 66 (11.26%) Oracle Forms
2 57 (9.73%) Oracle APEX
3 29 (4.95%) JIRA
4 27 (4.61%) Git (software)
5 21 (3.58%) Team Foundation Server
6 19 (3.24%) Subversion
7 17 (2.90%) TeamCity
8 15 (2.56%) Toad
9 13 (2.22%) Moq
9 13 (2.22%) MSBuild
9 13 (2.22%) NUnit
9 13 (2.22%) ReSharper
10 12 (2.05%) JDeveloper
11 11 (1.88%) Jenkins
12 10 (1.71%) Bitbucket
12 10 (1.71%) Rational Application Developer
13 9 (1.54%) JUnit
14 6 (1.02%) CMake
14 6 (1.02%) Eclipse
14 6 (1.02%) GoogleTest
General
1 160 (27.30%) Finance
2 52 (8.87%) Banking
3 19 (3.24%) Manufacturing
4 17 (2.90%) Telecoms
5 14 (2.39%) Retail
6 13 (2.22%) Investment Banking
7 12 (2.05%) Law
8 10 (1.71%) Front Office
9 9 (1.54%) Marketing
10 8 (1.37%) Electronics
11 5 (0.85%) Back Office
11 5 (0.85%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.51%) German Language
12 3 (0.51%) Italian Language
12 3 (0.51%) Legal
12 3 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.34%) Billing
13 2 (0.34%) Corporate Banking
13 2 (0.34%) General Ledger
13 2 (0.34%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (12.63%) HTML
2 62 (10.58%) XML
3 60 (10.24%) jQuery
4 55 (9.39%) Web Services
5 51 (8.70%) .NET
6 50 (8.53%) Oracle Fusion
7 47 (8.02%) J2EE
8 43 (7.34%) Middleware
9 41 (7.00%) CSS
10 37 (6.31%) Ajax
10 37 (6.31%) Spring
11 27 (4.61%) HTML5
12 25 (4.27%) Hibernate
12 25 (4.27%) SOAP
13 24 (4.10%) Oracle ADF
14 19 (3.24%) WPF
15 18 (3.07%) REST
15 18 (3.07%) WinForms
16 17 (2.90%) JSF
16 17 (2.90%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 36 (6.14%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (2.73%) Client/Server
3 15 (2.56%) Computer Science
3 15 (2.56%) Data Centre
4 13 (2.22%) Derivative
5 11 (1.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 10 (1.71%) Fintech
7 9 (1.54%) Reference Data
8 8 (1.37%) Data Structures
9 7 (1.19%) Virtual Team
10 6 (1.02%) Equities
11 5 (0.85%) Mainframe
12 4 (0.68%) Algorithms
12 4 (0.68%) Credit Derivative
12 4 (0.68%) Credit Risk
12 4 (0.68%) Management Information System
13 3 (0.51%) Enterprise Software
13 3 (0.51%) Grid Computing
13 3 (0.51%) Linux Command Line
13 3 (0.51%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 113 (19.28%) Unix
2 89 (15.19%) Linux
3 14 (2.39%) Windows
4 12 (2.05%) AIX
5 9 (1.54%) Oracle Linux
6 7 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (0.68%) Solaris
8 2 (0.34%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.17%) SUSE
9 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 160 (27.30%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (17.92%) Business Intelligence
3 69 (11.77%) ETL
3 69 (11.77%) Performance Tuning
4 64 (10.92%) Unit Testing
5 61 (10.41%) SOA
6 60 (10.24%) SDLC
7 50 (8.53%) Waterfall
8 42 (7.17%) Continuous Integration
8 42 (7.17%) Data Modelling
9 37 (6.31%) Configuration Management
9 37 (6.31%) Scrum
10 28 (4.78%) OO
11 24 (4.10%) Analytics
11 24 (4.10%) Multithreading
11 24 (4.10%) Workflow
12 23 (3.92%) Migration
12 23 (3.92%) Requirements Analysis
13 22 (3.75%) Mathematics
13 22 (3.75%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 410 (69.97%) SQL
2 319 (54.44%) PL/SQL
3 169 (28.84%) Java
4 96 (16.38%) JavaScript
5 76 (12.97%) Shell Script
6 51 (8.70%) C#
7 32 (5.46%) Python
8 28 (4.78%) Perl
9 26 (4.44%) C++
10 25 (4.27%) VB.NET
11 22 (3.75%) C
12 11 (1.88%) PowerShell
12 11 (1.88%) T-SQL
13 7 (1.19%) Bash Shell
13 7 (1.19%) VBA
14 6 (1.02%) Ruby
15 5 (0.85%) Korn
16 4 (0.68%) VB
17 3 (0.51%) ANSI SQL
18 2 (0.34%) VB6
Qualifications
1 68 (11.60%) Security Cleared
2 58 (9.90%) SC Cleared
3 42 (7.17%) Degree
4 13 (2.22%) Oracle Certification
4 13 (2.22%) Sun Certification
5 8 (1.37%) DV Cleared
6 5 (0.85%) BC Cleared
7 3 (0.51%) OCMJD
7 3 (0.51%) OCPJWCD
8 2 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.17%) IBM Certification
9 1 (0.17%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (1.71%) QA
2 9 (1.54%) SLA
3 3 (0.51%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.51%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (0.51%) EMIR
4 2 (0.34%) MiFID
5 1 (0.17%) Basel II
5 1 (0.17%) Basel III
5 1 (0.17%) HL7
5 1 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (1.02%) Docker
2 3 (0.51%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.51%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.17%) Firmware
4 1 (0.17%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 25 (4.27%) Oracle Identity Management
2 17 (2.90%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 5 (0.85%) Control-M
4 4 (0.68%) Oracle RMAN
5 3 (0.51%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (0.34%) vRealize
7 1 (0.17%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle Flashback
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 586 (100.00%) Oracle
2 20 (3.41%) Microsoft
3 14 (2.39%) SAP
4 11 (1.88%) Informatica
5 10 (1.71%) BEA
6 8 (1.37%) Red Hat
7 6 (1.02%) ATG
7 6 (1.02%) Google
8 5 (0.85%) Hyperion
8 5 (0.85%) Netezza
8 5 (0.85%) Talend
9 4 (0.68%) Cognos
9 4 (0.68%) Tableau
9 4 (0.68%) Teradata
10 3 (0.51%) DevExpress
10 3 (0.51%) IBM
10 3 (0.51%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (0.51%) Temenos
10 3 (0.51%) VMware
11 2 (0.34%) FactSet
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