The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Database skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Database over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 102 108 95
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -13
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 21 20 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.85% 0.78% 1.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.29% 4.43% 8.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 19
Average daily rate
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£375 £325 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -15.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £250 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £458 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £30.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £36.50 £27.25
% change year-on-year
-17.80% +33.94%
Oracle Database
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
334 451 442
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 13.57% 17.67% 14.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 186 205
Average daily rate £365 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 17 14
Average hourly rate - £30.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-6.55% +1.66%

Oracle Database
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Database across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Oracle Database Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Oracle Database
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Oracle Database across the Berkshire region.

Oracle Database Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Oracle Database
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle Database across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Oracle Database Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Oracle Database
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Database across the Berkshire region.

Oracle Database Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Oracle Database
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Database within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +13 5 £425 +14.86% 2
Maidenhead -2 4 £270 -40.00%
Slough - 4 £313 - 2
Bracknell -4 2 £260 -9.56%
Wokingham - - - - 1
Newbury - - - -
Oracle Database
South East

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Oracle Database also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Oracle Database.

1 63 (100.00%) Oracle
2 29 (46.03%) Oracle Database 11g
3 25 (39.68%) SQL
3 25 (39.68%) Linux
4 23 (36.51%) ETL
5 22 (34.92%) SQL Server
6 18 (28.57%) Windows
7 16 (25.40%) Data Warehouse
7 16 (25.40%) UNIX
7 16 (25.40%) Informatica
7 16 (25.40%) Security Cleared
8 14 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
9 13 (20.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 13 (20.63%) Oracle Database 12c
10 12 (19.05%) Business Objects
10 12 (19.05%) Red Hat
11 11 (17.46%) PowerCenter
11 11 (17.46%) .NET
11 11 (17.46%) Solaris
11 11 (17.46%) SC Cleared
11 11 (17.46%) Migration
11 11 (17.46%) Data Management
12 10 (15.87%) PL/SQL
12 10 (15.87%) ITIL
12 10 (15.87%) Oracle Database 10g
13 9 (14.29%) IBM
13 9 (14.29%) XML
13 9 (14.29%) Java
13 9 (14.29%) Master Data Management
14 8 (12.70%) WebLogic

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Oracle Database also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Oracle Database. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (12.70%) WebLogic
2 7 (11.11%) Apache
3 6 (9.52%) IIS
3 6 (9.52%) ArcGIS
4 5 (7.94%) Oracle Spatial
5 3 (4.76%) SharePoint
6 2 (3.17%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (1.59%) TIBCO EMS
7 1 (1.59%) Moodle
7 1 (1.59%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.59%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (4.76%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.17%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.17%) MS Office
3 1 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (1.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle BRM
2 1 (1.59%) CSG Singleview
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle Assets
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.35%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (3.17%) HTTP
3 1 (1.59%) SSH
3 1 (1.59%) iSCSI
3 1 (1.59%) Network Security
3 1 (1.59%) Firewall
3 1 (1.59%) SAN
3 1 (1.59%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.59%) DNS
3 1 (1.59%) DHCP
3 1 (1.59%) Broadband
3 1 (1.59%) LDAP
3 1 (1.59%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (1.59%) NAS
3 1 (1.59%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (46.03%) Oracle Database 11g
2 22 (34.92%) SQL Server
3 16 (25.40%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (20.63%) Oracle Database 12c
5 11 (17.46%) PowerCenter
6 10 (15.87%) Oracle Database 10g
7 7 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
8 6 (9.52%) BusinessObjects XI
8 6 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (7.94%) DataStage
9 5 (7.94%) Data Mining
9 5 (7.94%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (4.76%) Oracle ODI
11 2 (3.17%) Relational Database
11 2 (3.17%) Cognos Framework Manager
11 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (3.17%) SAP Data Services
11 2 (3.17%) MySQL
11 2 (3.17%) DB2
11 2 (3.17%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (1.59%) Subversion
2 1 (1.59%) Selenium
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (1.59%) JIRA
2 1 (1.59%) Ant
2 1 (1.59%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.59%) IntelliJ
2 1 (1.59%) Hudson
2 1 (1.59%) Apache Ivy
2 1 (1.59%) Gradle
2 1 (1.59%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (9.52%) Telecoms
2 5 (7.94%) Finance
3 1 (1.59%) Billing
3 1 (1.59%) Electronics
3 1 (1.59%) Front Office
3 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.59%) Military
3 1 (1.59%) Marketing
3 1 (1.59%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 11 (17.46%) Analyst
2 8 (12.70%) Developer
3 7 (11.11%) Consultant
3 7 (11.11%) DBA
4 6 (9.52%) Architect
5 5 (7.94%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (7.94%) Oracle DBA
6 4 (6.35%) Test Analyst
7 3 (4.76%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (4.76%) Test Manager
7 3 (4.76%) Administrator
8 2 (3.17%) Environment Analyst
8 2 (3.17%) Support Analyst
8 2 (3.17%) Applications Support
8 2 (3.17%) Security Consultant
8 2 (3.17%) Applications Developer
8 2 (3.17%) Senior Information Analyst
8 2 (3.17%) Information Analyst
8 2 (3.17%) Technical Specialist
8 2 (3.17%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (17.46%) .NET
2 9 (14.29%) XML
3 5 (7.94%) ArcObjects
4 4 (6.35%) HTML
5 3 (4.76%) .NET Framework
5 3 (4.76%) Middleware
5 3 (4.76%) J2EE
5 3 (4.76%) ASP.NET
5 3 (4.76%) Web Services
6 2 (3.17%) WCF
6 2 (3.17%) WPF
6 2 (3.17%) Hibernate
7 1 (1.59%) Spring
7 1 (1.59%) Spring MVC
7 1 (1.59%) Oracle Streams
7 1 (1.59%) jQuery
7 1 (1.59%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (1.59%) CPAN
7 1 (1.59%) X-Windows
7 1 (1.59%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.70%) Management Information System
2 5 (7.94%) Statistics
2 5 (7.94%) GIS
3 4 (6.35%) Data Integration
4 3 (4.76%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.17%) Replication
6 1 (1.59%) Clustering
6 1 (1.59%) SCORM
6 1 (1.59%) Wiki
6 1 (1.59%) FMCG
6 1 (1.59%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.59%) DTV
6 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 25 (39.68%) Linux
2 18 (28.57%) Windows
3 16 (25.40%) UNIX
4 13 (20.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (17.46%) Solaris
6 8 (12.70%) HPUX
7 6 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (6.35%) Windows XP
8 4 (6.35%) zOS
8 4 (6.35%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (4.76%) OpenVMS
10 2 (3.17%) AIX
11 1 (1.59%) CentOS
11 1 (1.59%) Windows 7
11 1 (1.59%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (36.51%) ETL
2 14 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (17.46%) Migration
3 11 (17.46%) Data Management
4 10 (15.87%) ITIL
5 9 (14.29%) Master Data Management
6 7 (11.11%) Data Cleansing
6 7 (11.11%) Data Modelling
7 6 (9.52%) Data Analysis
8 5 (7.94%) Validation
8 5 (7.94%) Data Migration
8 5 (7.94%) Service Delivery
8 5 (7.94%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (6.35%) ITIL V3
9 4 (6.35%) SOA
9 4 (6.35%) Project Management
9 4 (6.35%) Data Validation
10 3 (4.76%) Scrum
10 3 (4.76%) Workflow
10 3 (4.76%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 25 (39.68%) SQL
2 10 (15.87%) PL/SQL
3 9 (14.29%) Java
4 5 (7.94%) JavaScript
5 4 (6.35%) Python
6 3 (4.76%) Shell Script
6 3 (4.76%) C#
7 2 (3.17%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.17%) VB.NET
7 2 (3.17%) VBScript
7 2 (3.17%) Perl
7 2 (3.17%) Korn
8 1 (1.59%) Ruby
8 1 (1.59%) AWK
8 1 (1.59%) C-shell
8 1 (1.59%) C
8 1 (1.59%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.59%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (25.40%) Security Cleared
2 11 (17.46%) SC Cleared
3 8 (12.70%) Degree
4 3 (4.76%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.59%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.11%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (3.17%) QA
3 1 (1.59%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (9.52%) Xen
2 5 (7.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (6.35%) Active Directory
3 4 (6.35%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (6.35%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (4.76%) VMware ESX
4 3 (4.76%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 3 (4.76%) Veritas File System
4 3 (4.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (3.17%) NFS
6 1 (1.59%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 1 (1.59%) Sendmail
6 1 (1.59%) XenApp
6 1 (1.59%) OCFS2
Systems Management
1 4 (6.35%) Data Guard
2 3 (4.76%) Nessus
2 3 (4.76%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 2 (3.17%) Puppet
3 2 (3.17%) SCOM
4 1 (1.59%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.59%) Nagios
4 1 (1.59%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.59%) Cobbler
4 1 (1.59%) YUM
Vendors
1 63 (100.00%) Oracle
2 16 (25.40%) Informatica
3 12 (19.05%) Business Objects
3 12 (19.05%) Red Hat
4 9 (14.29%) IBM
5 8 (12.70%) HP
6 7 (11.11%) Citrix
7 6 (9.52%) Microsoft
7 6 (9.52%) ESRI
8 5 (7.94%) VMware
8 5 (7.94%) Sun
8 5 (7.94%) Cisco
9 4 (6.35%) Veritas
10 3 (4.76%) CA
10 3 (4.76%) SAP
11 2 (3.17%) Talend
11 2 (3.17%) ServiceNow
11 2 (3.17%) Cognos
11 2 (3.17%) TIBCO
11 2 (3.17%) BMC