Period
to 12 December 2019

The median contractor rate for an Oracle Developer was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 12 December 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
12 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 532 486 514
Rank change year-on-year -46 +28 -175
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle Developer 266 467 430
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.33% 0.44% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.47% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 307 265
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £363 £325 £340
90th Percentile £601 £575 £603
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +11.76% +1.19% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 5
UK median hourly rate - £58.75 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +30.56% +12.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £58.63 £45.00
% change year-on-year - +30.28% +12.50%

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 75,235 99,825 98,156
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.00% 94.79% 94.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 49,127 66,080 64,993
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £450
10th Percentile £250 £270 £258
90th Percentile £644 £638 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,913 3,066 2,874
UK median hourly rate £19.41 £18.18 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.75% -2.77% +3.89%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.00 £10.75
90th Percentile £52.50 £48.75 £47.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +2.86% -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 12 December 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
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 12 December 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 -31 242 £475 +5.56% 47
UK excluding London -18 167 £475 +11.76% 32
London +15 93 £525 +9.95% 20
South East +21 75 £475 +10.14% 12
North of England +35 30 £470 +10.59% 2
North West +29 27 £490 +8.89% 2
South West +2 19 £475 -5.00% 5
Scotland +17 17 £399 +8.14% 2
East of England +13 12 £300 -44.19% 6
Midlands +29 11 £400 +14.29% 2
East Midlands +15 8 £425 +21.43% 1
West Midlands +33 3 £400 -27.27% 1
Wales +20 2 £500 +2.56% 1
North East +16 2 £450 +5.88%
Yorkshire +23 1 - -
Northern Ireland -3 1 - - 2

Oracle Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 December 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.

1 266 (100.00%) Oracle
2 195 (73.31%) SQL
3 170 (63.91%) PL/SQL
4 109 (40.98%) Oracle Database
5 75 (28.20%) Finance
6 60 (22.56%) Oracle Fusion
7 52 (19.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 52 (19.55%) Oracle Reports
7 52 (19.55%) SOA
8 50 (18.80%) Agile Software Development
9 48 (18.05%) Oracle ODI
10 44 (16.54%) Unix
11 43 (16.17%) Data Warehouse
11 43 (16.17%) Business Intelligence
12 42 (15.79%) Java
13 41 (15.41%) Linux
13 41 (15.41%) Data Modelling
14 39 (14.66%) Migration
14 39 (14.66%) Performance Tuning
15 38 (14.29%) Security Cleared
16 37 (13.91%) ETL
17 36 (13.53%) Oracle BI Publisher
18 34 (12.78%) Oracle APEX
19 32 (12.03%) XML
19 32 (12.03%) Oracle Database 12c
19 32 (12.03%) SC Cleared
20 31 (11.65%) Middleware
20 31 (11.65%) Oracle Database 11g
21 30 (11.28%) Oracle Service Bus
22 27 (10.15%) Oracle Receivables

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 52 (19.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 30 (11.28%) Oracle Service Bus
3 22 (8.27%) WebLogic
4 18 (6.77%) Oracle Workflow
5 8 (3.01%) WebSphere
6 7 (2.63%) Tomcat
7 6 (2.26%) Apache
8 2 (0.75%) CMS
8 2 (0.75%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (0.38%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.38%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (0.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 27 (10.15%) Oracle EBS
1 27 (10.15%) Oracle Receivables
2 23 (8.65%) Oracle General Ledger
2 23 (8.65%) Oracle Payables
3 18 (6.77%) Oracle Cash Management
4 16 (6.02%) Oracle Assets
4 16 (6.02%) Oracle Financials
5 15 (5.64%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 14 (5.26%) Oracle EBS R12
7 12 (4.51%) Oracle FAH
8 10 (3.76%) Oracle iProcurement
8 10 (3.76%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 9 (3.38%) Oracle Applications
9 9 (3.38%) Oracle ERP
10 6 (2.26%) Oracle BPM
11 5 (1.88%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
12 3 (1.13%) Oracle TCA
12 3 (1.13%) PeopleSoft HCM
13 2 (0.75%) HFM
13 2 (0.75%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 18 (6.77%) PaaS
2 17 (6.39%) SaaS
3 6 (2.26%) AWS
3 6 (2.26%) GitHub
4 4 (1.50%) Azure
5 3 (1.13%) Power Platform
6 1 (0.38%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.50%) Internet
2 3 (1.13%) Intranet
3 2 (0.75%) Modbus
3 2 (0.75%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.38%) HTTP
4 1 (0.38%) InfiniBand
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (40.98%) Oracle Database
2 52 (19.55%) Oracle Reports
3 48 (18.05%) Oracle ODI
4 43 (16.17%) Data Warehouse
5 36 (13.53%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 32 (12.03%) Oracle Database 12c
7 31 (11.65%) Oracle Database 11g
8 12 (4.51%) Oracle BI EE
9 11 (4.14%) Relational Database
10 8 (3.01%) Qlik Sense
10 8 (3.01%) RDBMS
10 8 (3.01%) SQL Server
10 8 (3.01%) SQLPlus
11 7 (2.63%) BusinessObjects
11 7 (2.63%) Oracle Database 10g
12 5 (1.88%) Big Data
12 5 (1.88%) Oracle Discoverer
13 4 (1.50%) Oracle Exadata
13 4 (1.50%) Oracle Smart View
13 4 (1.50%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 34 (12.78%) Oracle APEX
2 20 (7.52%) Oracle Forms
3 8 (3.01%) Jenkins
4 7 (2.63%) Git (software)
4 7 (2.63%) Visual Studio
5 5 (1.88%) Gradle
5 5 (1.88%) SonarQube
5 5 (1.88%) Sonatype Nexus
5 5 (1.88%) Subversion
6 4 (1.50%) JIRA
6 4 (1.50%) Toad
7 3 (1.13%) JDeveloper
7 3 (1.13%) ProC
7 3 (1.13%) Visual Studio Code
8 2 (0.75%) Ant
8 2 (0.75%) Cucumber
8 2 (0.75%) PVCS
8 2 (0.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.38%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.38%) XMLSpy
General
1 75 (28.20%) Finance
2 24 (9.02%) Banking
3 14 (5.26%) Public Sector
4 10 (3.76%) General Ledger
5 8 (3.01%) International Banking
6 7 (2.63%) Billing
7 6 (2.26%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.88%) Telecoms
9 4 (1.50%) Back Office
9 4 (1.50%) Electronics
9 4 (1.50%) Marketing
10 3 (1.13%) Law
10 3 (1.13%) Multimedia
10 3 (1.13%) Retail
11 1 (0.38%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.38%) German Language
11 1 (0.38%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.38%) Legal
11 1 (0.38%) Music Industry
11 1 (0.38%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (22.56%) Oracle Fusion
2 32 (12.03%) XML
3 31 (11.65%) Middleware
4 26 (9.77%) HTML
5 19 (7.14%) Web Services
6 15 (5.64%) .NET
7 11 (4.14%) CSS
8 9 (3.38%) XSLT
9 8 (3.01%) jQuery
10 7 (2.63%) Hibernate
10 7 (2.63%) JSON
10 7 (2.63%) Oracle ADF
10 7 (2.63%) Spring
11 6 (2.26%) WebCenter
12 5 (1.88%) HTML5
12 5 (1.88%) JSF
12 5 (1.88%) REST
13 4 (1.50%) Ajax
13 4 (1.50%) SOAP
13 4 (1.50%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (4.14%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (2.63%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (2.26%) Data Structures
4 5 (1.88%) Derivative
5 4 (1.50%) Hedge funds
6 2 (0.75%) Life Science
6 2 (0.75%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.75%) Replication
6 2 (0.75%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.38%) Analytical Mindset
7 1 (0.38%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.38%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.38%) EPoS
7 1 (0.38%) Learning Management System
7 1 (0.38%) SWIFT
7 1 (0.38%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 44 (16.54%) Unix
2 41 (15.41%) Linux
3 7 (2.63%) Windows
4 6 (2.26%) Oracle Linux
5 5 (1.88%) AIX
6 2 (0.75%) OpenVMS
6 2 (0.75%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (19.55%) SOA
2 50 (18.80%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (16.17%) Business Intelligence
4 41 (15.41%) Data Modelling
5 39 (14.66%) Migration
5 39 (14.66%) Performance Tuning
6 37 (13.91%) ETL
7 22 (8.27%) SDLC
8 21 (7.89%) ERP
9 19 (7.14%) Problem-Solving
9 19 (7.14%) Workflow
10 18 (6.77%) Data Migration
10 18 (6.77%) Scrum
11 13 (4.89%) Analytics
12 11 (4.14%) Unit Testing
13 10 (3.76%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (3.76%) Procure-to-Pay
14 9 (3.38%) DevOps
14 9 (3.38%) ETL Development
14 9 (3.38%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 195 (73.31%) SQL
2 170 (63.91%) PL/SQL
3 42 (15.79%) Java
4 25 (9.40%) JavaScript
5 21 (7.89%) Shell Script
6 15 (5.64%) Perl
7 9 (3.38%) Bash Shell
7 9 (3.38%) C#
7 9 (3.38%) Python
8 8 (3.01%) VB
9 4 (1.50%) ANSI SQL
9 4 (1.50%) C
10 3 (1.13%) C++
10 3 (1.13%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.13%) T-SQL
10 3 (1.13%) XQuery
11 2 (0.75%) Scala
11 2 (0.75%) XPath
12 1 (0.38%) COBOL
12 1 (0.38%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 38 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 32 (12.03%) SC Cleared
3 5 (1.88%) Degree
4 3 (1.13%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.75%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.38%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.38%) OCP
6 1 (0.38%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.63%) QA
2 3 (1.13%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.38%) GDPR
System Software
1 4 (1.50%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (1.13%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (1.88%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (0.75%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (0.38%) Ansible
3 1 (0.38%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle EDQ
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (0.38%) Puppet
Vendors
1 266 (100.00%) Oracle
2 10 (3.76%) Microsoft
3 7 (2.63%) SAP
4 4 (1.50%) Informatica
4 4 (1.50%) RedGate
5 3 (1.13%) Hyperion
5 3 (1.13%) PeopleSoft
5 3 (1.13%) SunGard
6 2 (0.75%) CA
6 2 (0.75%) IBM
6 2 (0.75%) Siebel
6 2 (0.75%) Siemens
6 2 (0.75%) Tableau
6 2 (0.75%) Talend
6 2 (0.75%) Teradata
6 2 (0.75%) Vertica
7 1 (0.38%) Alteryx
7 1 (0.38%) EXASOL
7 1 (0.38%) Jaspersoft
7 1 (0.38%) Meridio