Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for TKPROF skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited TKPROF over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the 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 TKPROF
UK
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 878 890 900
Rank change year-on-year +12 +10 -37
Contract jobs citing TKPROF 6 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.006% 0.009% 0.004%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.026% 0.038% 0.015%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 4
UK median daily rate £320 £450 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.89% +7.14% +18.31%
10th Percentile £209 £358 £315
90th Percentile £447 £570 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £350 £420
% change year-on-year +28.57% -16.67% +18.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
UK median hourly rate £43.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 - -

TKPROF is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 22778 23825 26248
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.08% 22.60% 23.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 15571 15787 17303
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +0.63%
10th Percentile £310 £285 £269
90th Percentile £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 290 368 404
UK median hourly rate £31.23 £28.00 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.54% -2.61% +15.00%
10th Percentile £14.00 £10.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £57.06 £52.05 £52.38
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% -6.67% +32.22%

TKPROF
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing TKPROF as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for TKPROF in the UK

TKPROF
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing TKPROF.

Contractor daily rate trend for TKPROF in the UK

TKPROF
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing TKPROF over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for TKPROF in the UK

TKPROF
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing TKPROF.

Contractor hourly rate trend for TKPROF in the UK

TKPROF
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TKPROF within the UK over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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 +16 6 £320 - 3
UK excluding London +32 5 £450 +28.57% 2
North of England +73 4 - -
North West +14 4 - -
London -33 1 £190 - 2
East of England - 1 £450 -

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing TKPROF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for TKPROF.

1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (83.33%) PL/SQL
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle Database
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 4 (66.67%) Performance Monitoring
3 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (66.67%) Perl
3 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 4 (66.67%) Toad
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 3 (50.00%) Migration
5 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (16.67%) Maven
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
6 1 (16.67%) Finance
6 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
6 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
6 1 (16.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
6 1 (16.67%) C#
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 1 (16.67%) Unix
6 1 (16.67%) dbdeploy

TKPROF
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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Toad
2 1 (16.67%) dbdeploy
2 1 (16.67%) Maven
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) DBA
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Database Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Architect
3 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SQL DBA
3 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Support
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle GoldenGate
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (50.00%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) Physical Data Model
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) PL/SQL
3 4 (66.67%) Perl
3 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
4 1 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft