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 3 months to 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle TKPROF
UK
Rank 577 - 621
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing TKPROF 6 0 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.013% - 0.019%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.059% - 0.083%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 7
Median daily rate £313 - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 - £444
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 - -

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

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 10225 11789 12101
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 22.76% 22.15% 22.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 6925 7905 7760
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 131 189 159
Median hourly rate £34.24 £32.50 £32.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.35% +1.24%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.70 £14.50 £15.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £60.62 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.24 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +5.35% -  

TKPROF
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing TKPROF as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

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 Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 27 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
Lancashire - 5 - - 1
North West - 5 - - 1
England - 5 - - 2
Preston - 2 - - 1
Scotland - 1 £313 -
Edinburgh - 1 £313 -

TKPROF
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 7 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle RMAN
3 5 (71.43%) Toad
3 5 (71.43%) PowerShell
3 5 (71.43%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 5 (71.43%) Perl
4 4 (57.14%) Performance Monitoring
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 4 (57.14%) Windows
4 4 (57.14%) Migration
5 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
5 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
5 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
6 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (14.29%) Banking
7 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (14.29%) RIA
7 1 (14.29%) NVQ Level 3
7 1 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (14.29%) Clustering
7 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
7 1 (14.29%) Finance
7 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
7 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (14.29%) Sun
7 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
7 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling

TKPROF
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
2 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Toad
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) DBA
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle DBA
2 3 (42.86%) Administrator
2 3 (42.86%) Architect
2 3 (42.86%) Database Architect
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle Architect
3 2 (28.57%) Senior DBA
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Oracle DBA
4 1 (14.29%) Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Database Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Clustering
1 1 (14.29%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Migration
1 4 (57.14%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
2 1 (14.29%) ETL
2 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) Perl
2 5 (71.43%) PowerShell
3 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) NVQ Level 3
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Sun
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