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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 90 103 85
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -18
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 38 33 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.52% 1.17% 1.48%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.31% 8.57% 8.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 19 19
Average daily rate £450 £400 £428
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -6.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £238 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £505 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £125.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.88 £45.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year
-7.96% +17.43%
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
336 385 465
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 13.45% 13.63% 17.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 213 233 251
Average daily rate £400 £400 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £528 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 17
Average hourly rate £12.17 £32.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.56% +140.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £18.20 £9.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £125.00 £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £32.10 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.80% -8.28%

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -2 16 £450 +5.88% 5
Newbury +16 8 £359 -32.94% 1
Slough +13 3 £470 +1.07%
Bracknell -5 1 - -
Wokingham - 1 - - 1
Oracle Database
South East

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 83 (100.00%) Oracle
2 36 (43.37%) SQL
2 36 (43.37%) Migration
3 30 (36.14%) Unix
4 21 (25.30%) Java
5 20 (24.10%) SAP
5 20 (24.10%) Linux
5 20 (24.10%) ETL
5 20 (24.10%) Data Migration
6 19 (22.89%) PL/SQL
6 19 (22.89%) Telecoms
7 17 (20.48%) Oracle Database 12c
8 16 (19.28%) Oracle Database 11g
8 16 (19.28%) Data Warehouse
9 14 (16.87%) Performance Tuning
9 14 (16.87%) Data Quality
9 14 (16.87%) Web Services
9 14 (16.87%) Solaris
9 14 (16.87%) SQL Server
10 13 (15.66%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (13.25%) Oracle Database 10g
11 11 (13.25%) Degree
12 10 (12.05%) Talend
12 10 (12.05%) Security Cleared
12 10 (12.05%) Talend Open Studio
12 10 (12.05%) Oracle9i Database
12 10 (12.05%) Finance
12 10 (12.05%) Replication
12 10 (12.05%) PostgreSQL
13 9 (10.84%) SLA

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 2 (2.41%) Apache
1 2 (2.41%) IIS
1 2 (2.41%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.20%) Community Server
2 1 (1.20%) nginx
2 1 (1.20%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (1.20%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (1.20%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 1 (1.20%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (6.02%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (4.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (3.61%) Oracle 11i
3 3 (3.61%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (3.61%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (2.41%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (2.41%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (1.20%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (1.20%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (1.20%) SAP Business ByDesign
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.61%) Boomi
2 2 (2.41%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.41%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (1.20%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.64%) Diameter Protocol
1 8 (9.64%) GPRS
1 8 (9.64%) SS7
1 8 (9.64%) UMTS
1 8 (9.64%) WCDMA
2 6 (7.23%) CDMA
2 6 (7.23%) GSM
3 5 (6.02%) H.323
3 5 (6.02%) MGCP
3 5 (6.02%) NGN
3 5 (6.02%) SAN
3 5 (6.02%) VoIP
4 3 (3.61%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (3.61%) Firewall
4 3 (3.61%) HTTP
4 3 (3.61%) HTTPS
5 2 (2.41%) GGSN
5 2 (2.41%) Internet
5 2 (2.41%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (2.41%) SGSN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (20.48%) Oracle Database 12c
2 16 (19.28%) Data Warehouse
2 16 (19.28%) Oracle Database 11g
3 14 (16.87%) SQL Server
4 11 (13.25%) Oracle Database 10g
5 10 (12.05%) Oracle9i Database
5 10 (12.05%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (8.43%) Data Mining
7 6 (7.23%) BusinessObjects
7 6 (7.23%) Oracle ODI
8 4 (4.82%) Relational Database
9 3 (3.61%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (2.41%) CloverETL
10 2 (2.41%) OLTP
10 2 (2.41%) RDBMS
11 1 (1.20%) ActiveReports
11 1 (1.20%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 1 (1.20%) QlikView
11 1 (1.20%) Redis
11 1 (1.20%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 10 (12.05%) Talend Open Studio
2 3 (3.61%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (3.61%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.20%) Toad
General
1 19 (22.89%) Telecoms
2 10 (12.05%) Finance
3 5 (6.02%) Marketing
4 4 (4.82%) Electronics
4 4 (4.82%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.41%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (2.41%) Retail
6 1 (1.20%) Banking
6 1 (1.20%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 23 (27.71%) Developer
2 19 (22.89%) Architect
3 18 (21.69%) DBA
4 15 (18.07%) Oracle DBA
5 9 (10.84%) Oracle Developer
5 9 (10.84%) Talend Developer
6 8 (9.64%) PostgreSQL DBA
7 7 (8.43%) Core Network Engineer
7 7 (8.43%) Data Architect
7 7 (8.43%) Integration Developer
7 7 (8.43%) Network Engineer
8 5 (6.02%) Data Warehouse Developer
8 5 (6.02%) Enterprise Architect
8 5 (6.02%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
8 5 (6.02%) Support Engineer
9 4 (4.82%) Data Integration Architect
9 4 (4.82%) Network Support
9 4 (4.82%) Network Support Engineer
9 4 (4.82%) Technical Engineer
9 4 (4.82%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (16.87%) Web Services
2 7 (8.43%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 4 (4.82%) Middleware
3 4 (4.82%) Oracle Fusion
3 4 (4.82%) XML
4 3 (3.61%) JDBC
4 3 (3.61%) PostGIS
4 3 (3.61%) REST
4 3 (3.61%) SOAP
5 1 (1.20%) Ajax
5 1 (1.20%) CSS
5 1 (1.20%) Django
5 1 (1.20%) HTML
5 1 (1.20%) J2EE
5 1 (1.20%) jQuery
5 1 (1.20%) JSP
5 1 (1.20%) Servlets
5 1 (1.20%) WebCenter
5 1 (1.20%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.05%) Replication
2 9 (10.84%) Computer Science
3 7 (8.43%) Visualisation
4 6 (7.23%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (7.23%) Data Centre
4 6 (7.23%) Management Information System
5 5 (6.02%) Data Integration
6 3 (3.61%) Enterprise Storage
6 3 (3.61%) Mathematics
6 3 (3.61%) Private Cloud
7 2 (2.41%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.41%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (2.41%) N-Tier
7 2 (2.41%) Public Cloud
7 2 (2.41%) Reference Data
8 1 (1.20%) Blog
8 1 (1.20%) Grid Computing
8 1 (1.20%) SCADA
8 1 (1.20%) Social Media
8 1 (1.20%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 30 (36.14%) Unix
2 20 (24.10%) Linux
3 14 (16.87%) Solaris
4 6 (7.23%) Windows
5 4 (4.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (4.82%) Windows Server
6 3 (3.61%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (43.37%) Migration
2 20 (24.10%) Data Migration
2 20 (24.10%) ETL
3 14 (16.87%) Performance Tuning
4 13 (15.66%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (10.84%) Technical Architecture
6 8 (9.64%) Change Management
6 8 (9.64%) Data Modelling
6 8 (9.64%) ETL Development
6 8 (9.64%) TOGAF
7 7 (8.43%) Data Architecture
7 7 (8.43%) Open Source
8 6 (7.23%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (7.23%) SDLC
9 5 (6.02%) Business Analysis
9 5 (6.02%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (6.02%) ITSM
9 5 (6.02%) Risk Management
9 5 (6.02%) Workflow
9 5 (6.02%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 36 (43.37%) SQL
2 21 (25.30%) Java
3 19 (22.89%) PL/SQL
4 5 (6.02%) JavaScript
5 4 (4.82%) Shell Script
5 4 (4.82%) VB
6 3 (3.61%) Groovy
7 2 (2.41%) C#
7 2 (2.41%) Korn
8 1 (1.20%) PHP
8 1 (1.20%) Python
8 1 (1.20%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (13.25%) Degree
2 10 (12.05%) Security Cleared
3 8 (9.64%) SC Cleared
4 4 (4.82%) OCP
4 4 (4.82%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (2.41%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (2.41%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.20%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (16.87%) Data Quality
2 9 (10.84%) SLA
3 2 (2.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.20%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.02%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (3.61%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 2 (2.41%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.41%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.41%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (6.02%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 5 (6.02%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (4.82%) Data Guard
3 3 (3.61%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (3.61%) Puppet
3 3 (3.61%) vMotion
4 2 (2.41%) Nagios
5 1 (1.20%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (1.20%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 83 (100.00%) Oracle
2 20 (24.10%) SAP
3 10 (12.05%) Talend
4 9 (10.84%) Informatica
5 8 (9.64%) Sybase
6 6 (7.23%) VMware
7 5 (6.02%) ATG
7 5 (6.02%) BMC
7 5 (6.02%) Dell
7 5 (6.02%) EMC
7 5 (6.02%) Remedy
8 4 (4.82%) 3PAR
9 3 (3.61%) HP
9 3 (3.61%) NetApp
9 3 (3.61%) Red Hat
9 3 (3.61%) TIBCO
9 3 (3.61%) Veritas
10 2 (2.41%) Cisco
10 2 (2.41%) Cognos
10 2 (2.41%) Microsoft