Period
to 25 April 2019

The median contractor rate for an Oracle Developer was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 25 April 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
25 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 568 517 368
Rank change year-on-year -51 -149 -32
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle Developer 303 399 566
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.32% 0.39% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.42% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 274 355
UK median daily rate £425 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £316 £344 £313
90th Percentile £559 £596 £553
UK excluding London median daily rate £406 £413 £380
% change year-on-year -1.52% +8.55% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 3
UK median hourly rate £58.75 £43.00 £43.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.63% -0.90% -0.25%
10th Percentile £43.70 £33.40 £41.28
90th Percentile £61.75 £52.60 £46.46
UK excluding London median hourly rate £58.63 £43.00 £43.39
% change year-on-year +36.34% -0.90% +0.32%

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 89,803 95,901 86,551
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.57% 94.91% 94.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 59,291 63,014 56,253
UK median daily rate £465 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% +1.19%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £260
90th Percentile £650 £638 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,824 2,956 2,963
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.08% -2.63% -2.56%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.78 £10.75
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.56 £48.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - -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 25 April 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle Developer over the 6 months to 25 April 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Oracle Developer in the UK

Oracle Developer
Top 15 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 25 April 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 -63 255 £438 - 49
UK excluding London -4 196 £406 -1.52% 38
London -63 93 £475 - 17
South East -9 59 £400 -5.88% 14
North of England +12 41 £413 +3.13% 10
Scotland +17 26 £356 -5.00% 6
South West -37 24 £500 +29.03%
North West +5 22 £400 +6.67% 8
Midlands -10 21 £413 +10.00% 2
West Midlands -7 18 £413 +11.49% 2
Yorkshire +12 17 £425 - 1
East of England +24 14 £358 -4.67% 6
Wales +13 11 £450 +5.88%
East Midlands +6 2 - -
North East +2 2 £418 +22.79% 1

Oracle Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 April 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.

1 303 (100.00%) Oracle
2 199 (65.68%) SQL
3 158 (52.15%) PL/SQL
4 113 (37.29%) Oracle Database
5 78 (25.74%) Agile Software Development
6 73 (24.09%) Finance
7 56 (18.48%) Oracle Reports
8 55 (18.15%) Oracle Forms
9 52 (17.16%) ETL
10 49 (16.17%) Unix
11 48 (15.84%) Business Intelligence
12 46 (15.18%) Data Warehouse
13 44 (14.52%) Security Cleared
14 40 (13.20%) Oracle Fusion
14 40 (13.20%) Oracle Database 11g
15 39 (12.87%) XML
16 38 (12.54%) Shell Script
17 37 (12.21%) Java
18 36 (11.88%) Middleware
19 35 (11.55%) Performance Tuning
20 33 (10.89%) Oracle Database 12c
20 33 (10.89%) Oracle APEX
21 31 (10.23%) SC Cleared
22 28 (9.24%) Oracle ODI
22 28 (9.24%) Scrum
23 25 (8.25%) SQL Server
23 25 (8.25%) Problem-Solving
23 25 (8.25%) Oracle BPM
23 25 (8.25%) Kimball Methodology
24 23 (7.59%) Oracle BI EE

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 11 (3.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 10 (3.30%) Oracle Workflow
3 8 (2.64%) WebLogic
4 6 (1.98%) Oracle Service Bus
5 5 (1.65%) Confluence
6 4 (1.32%) WebSphere
7 3 (0.99%) Apache
7 3 (0.99%) CMS
8 2 (0.66%) JBoss
8 2 (0.66%) SAS
8 2 (0.66%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.33%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.33%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 25 (8.25%) Oracle BPM
2 20 (6.60%) Oracle EBS
3 16 (5.28%) Oracle ERP
4 10 (3.30%) Oracle EBS R12
5 6 (1.98%) Oracle Payables
5 6 (1.98%) Oracle Receivables
6 5 (1.65%) Maximo
7 4 (1.32%) Oracle Applications
8 3 (0.99%) Oracle Financials
9 2 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
9 2 (0.66%) Oracle 11i
9 2 (0.66%) Oracle Assets
9 2 (0.66%) Oracle BRM
9 2 (0.66%) Oracle Retail
9 2 (0.66%) Primavera
10 1 (0.33%) AquaLogic BPM
10 1 (0.33%) BigMachines
10 1 (0.33%) Oracle Cash Management
10 1 (0.33%) Oracle General Ledger
10 1 (0.33%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.32%) SaaS
3 1 (0.33%) GitHub
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle CX
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.66%) Firewall
2 1 (0.33%) Ethernet
2 1 (0.33%) Internet
2 1 (0.33%) IPsec
2 1 (0.33%) MPLS
2 1 (0.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (37.29%) Oracle Database
2 56 (18.48%) Oracle Reports
3 46 (15.18%) Data Warehouse
4 40 (13.20%) Oracle Database 11g
5 33 (10.89%) Oracle Database 12c
6 28 (9.24%) Oracle ODI
7 25 (8.25%) SQL Server
8 23 (7.59%) Oracle BI EE
9 19 (6.27%) Oracle Database 10g
10 17 (5.61%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 16 (5.28%) Relational Database
12 15 (4.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 12 (3.96%) OLAP
13 12 (3.96%) OLTP
13 12 (3.96%) Oracle OLAP
14 9 (2.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 9 (2.97%) SQLPlus
15 7 (2.31%) BusinessObjects
16 6 (1.98%) Oracle Discoverer
16 6 (1.98%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 55 (18.15%) Oracle Forms
2 33 (10.89%) Oracle APEX
3 19 (6.27%) ProC
4 17 (5.61%) JIRA
5 14 (4.62%) Toad
6 13 (4.29%) Git (software)
6 13 (4.29%) Jenkins
7 11 (3.63%) Subversion
8 6 (1.98%) Maven
9 4 (1.32%) JUnit
10 3 (0.99%) CA Gen
10 3 (0.99%) PVCS
11 2 (0.66%) Cucumber
11 2 (0.66%) GitLab
11 2 (0.66%) Hudson
11 2 (0.66%) PowerBuilder
11 2 (0.66%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (0.66%) Visual Studio
11 2 (0.66%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 1 (0.33%) SoapUI
General
1 73 (24.09%) Finance
2 18 (5.94%) Banking
3 10 (3.30%) Retail
4 8 (2.64%) Investment Banking
5 7 (2.31%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.65%) Front Office
7 3 (0.99%) Legal
8 1 (0.33%) Automotive
8 1 (0.33%) Billing
8 1 (0.33%) Electronics
8 1 (0.33%) French Language
8 1 (0.33%) Games
8 1 (0.33%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.33%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.33%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.33%) Marketing
8 1 (0.33%) Retail Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (13.20%) Oracle Fusion
2 39 (12.87%) XML
3 36 (11.88%) Middleware
4 23 (7.59%) Web Services
5 22 (7.26%) JSON
6 20 (6.60%) Oracle ADF
6 20 (6.60%) WebCenter
7 19 (6.27%) .NET
8 13 (4.29%) HTML
9 12 (3.96%) Oracle GoldenGate
10 10 (3.30%) CSS
10 10 (3.30%) Spring
11 8 (2.64%) ASP.NET
12 7 (2.31%) jQuery
12 7 (2.31%) REST
13 6 (1.98%) SOAP
14 5 (1.65%) AngularJS
14 5 (1.65%) Apache Camel
14 5 (1.65%) JSF
14 5 (1.65%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 21 (6.93%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (3.96%) Replication
3 8 (2.64%) Reference Data
4 7 (2.31%) Greenfield Project
5 6 (1.98%) Data Structures
6 4 (1.32%) Linux Command Line
7 3 (0.99%) Data Centre
7 3 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (0.99%) Fintech
7 3 (0.99%) NHS
7 3 (0.99%) Private Cloud
8 2 (0.66%) Algorithms
8 2 (0.66%) Clustering
8 2 (0.66%) Equities
8 2 (0.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (0.66%) Oracle Licensing
8 2 (0.66%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.33%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.33%) Eurex
9 1 (0.33%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 49 (16.17%) Unix
2 18 (5.94%) Linux
3 7 (2.31%) AIX
4 4 (1.32%) Solaris
5 3 (0.99%) OpenVMS
6 1 (0.33%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (0.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (25.74%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (17.16%) ETL
3 48 (15.84%) Business Intelligence
4 35 (11.55%) Performance Tuning
5 28 (9.24%) Scrum
6 25 (8.25%) Kimball Methodology
6 25 (8.25%) Problem-Solving
7 21 (6.93%) Analytics
7 21 (6.93%) Data Modelling
7 21 (6.93%) Migration
8 19 (6.27%) ERP
9 16 (5.28%) Content Management
9 16 (5.28%) SDLC
10 14 (4.62%) Database Tuning
11 13 (4.29%) Customer Requirements
11 13 (4.29%) Data Transformation
11 13 (4.29%) Dimensional Modelling
12 12 (3.96%) Data Migration
12 12 (3.96%) ETL Development
12 12 (3.96%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 199 (65.68%) SQL
2 158 (52.15%) PL/SQL
3 38 (12.54%) Shell Script
4 37 (12.21%) Java
5 23 (7.59%) C#
6 20 (6.60%) C
7 19 (6.27%) JavaScript
8 13 (4.29%) Python
9 11 (3.63%) T-SQL
10 7 (2.31%) Perl
11 4 (1.32%) C++
12 2 (0.66%) PROC SQL
12 2 (0.66%) Ruby
12 2 (0.66%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.66%) VBA
12 2 (0.66%) XQuery
13 1 (0.33%) Fortran
13 1 (0.33%) Java 8
13 1 (0.33%) Korn
13 1 (0.33%) XPath
Qualifications
1 44 (14.52%) Security Cleared
2 31 (10.23%) SC Cleared
3 12 (3.96%) DV Cleared
4 7 (2.31%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (1.32%) Degree
6 1 (0.33%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.33%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.98%) Data Quality
2 5 (1.65%) QA
3 1 (0.33%) CRD IV
3 1 (0.33%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.33%) GDPR
3 1 (0.33%) HL7
3 1 (0.33%) IFRS
3 1 (0.33%) IFRS 9
3 1 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.33%) PMO
System Software
1 9 (2.97%) Oracle RAC
2 7 (2.31%) Docker
3 1 (0.33%) zsh
Systems Management
1 3 (0.99%) Ansible
2 2 (0.66%) Control-M
2 2 (0.66%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.33%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 303 (100.00%) Oracle
2 13 (4.29%) EXASOL
3 11 (3.63%) Microsoft
4 7 (2.31%) IBM
5 5 (1.65%) Informatica
5 5 (1.65%) Teradata
6 4 (1.32%) Siebel
6 4 (1.32%) Talend
7 3 (0.99%) CA
7 3 (0.99%) Retek
8 2 (0.66%) MicroStrategy
8 2 (0.66%) Netezza
8 2 (0.66%) Perforce
8 2 (0.66%) SAP
8 2 (0.66%) Serena
8 2 (0.66%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.33%) Cypress Semiconductor
9 1 (0.33%) IFS
9 1 (0.33%) Sybase
9 1 (0.33%) Xamarin