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 4 August 2015 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 105 100 96
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 21 25 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.82% 0.99% 1.04%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.43% 7.27% 6.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 11 8
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£463 £390 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.58% +5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £250 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £476
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £31.50 £37.25
% change year-on-year
+58.73% -15.43%
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
387 344 412
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 15.16% 13.67% 17.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 227 167 164
Average daily rate £375 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 16
Average hourly rate £17.50 £187.50 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-90.66% +514.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.10 £187.50 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £187.50 £30.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.25 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+2.63% -5.00%

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 4 August 2015.

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 4 August 2015. 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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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 -6 6 £500 +17.64% 5
Maidenhead +2 4 £400 +48.14%
Newbury +1 4 £500 +25.00%
Windsor - 2 £303 -
Oracle Database
South East

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 52 (100.00%) Oracle
2 21 (40.38%) Oracle Database 11g
3 19 (36.54%) Middleware
4 18 (34.62%) SQL
5 16 (30.77%) PL/SQL
6 15 (28.85%) Java
7 14 (26.92%) Linux
8 13 (25.00%) WebLogic
8 13 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
9 11 (21.15%) Oracle Fusion
10 10 (19.23%) Project Management
11 9 (17.31%) Oracle RMAN
11 9 (17.31%) Microsoft
11 9 (17.31%) .NET
11 9 (17.31%) UNIX
11 9 (17.31%) SQL Server
12 8 (15.38%) Web Services
12 8 (15.38%) ITIL
12 8 (15.38%) Oracle Reports
13 7 (13.46%) SOA
13 7 (13.46%) Windows
13 7 (13.46%) J2EE
13 7 (13.46%) Release Management
13 7 (13.46%) Problem Management
13 7 (13.46%) Root Cause Analysis
13 7 (13.46%) Performance Tuning
14 6 (11.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 6 (11.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 6 (11.54%) C-shell
14 6 (11.54%) Solaris

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 13 (25.00%) WebLogic
2 6 (11.54%) Oracle Application Server
2 6 (11.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (9.62%) SharePoint
4 4 (7.69%) SharePoint Server
4 4 (7.69%) Tomcat
5 3 (5.77%) Apache
6 2 (3.85%) JBoss
6 2 (3.85%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (1.92%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (1.92%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (5.77%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.92%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (5.77%) Endur
1 3 (5.77%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.92%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.92%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (1.92%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.69%) SSH
2 3 (5.77%) Firewall
3 2 (3.85%) FTP
3 2 (3.85%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.85%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (40.38%) Oracle Database 11g
2 13 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 9 (17.31%) SQL Server
4 8 (15.38%) Oracle Reports
5 6 (11.54%) OLAP
5 6 (11.54%) Oracle OLAP
6 3 (5.77%) Relational Database
6 3 (5.77%) Oracle Discoverer
6 3 (5.77%) RDBMS
7 2 (3.85%) MySQL
7 2 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.92%) Oracle8/8i Database
8 1 (1.92%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (1.92%) ActiveReports
8 1 (1.92%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.92%) Oracle Exadata
8 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.92%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (1.92%) Cognos Report Studio
Development Applications
1 4 (7.69%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (3.85%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.85%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.92%) Hudson
3 1 (1.92%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.92%) Ant
3 1 (1.92%) ClearCase
3 1 (1.92%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.92%) Toad
3 1 (1.92%) ProC
3 1 (1.92%) Subversion
3 1 (1.92%) Maven
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle APEX
General
1 6 (11.54%) Telecoms
2 5 (9.62%) Finance
3 3 (5.77%) Retail
4 1 (1.92%) Marketing
4 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.92%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (17.31%) Architect
1 9 (17.31%) Designer
2 8 (15.38%) Developer
2 8 (15.38%) DBA
3 7 (13.46%) Oracle DBA
4 6 (11.54%) Problem Manager
5 5 (9.62%) Solutions Designer
5 5 (9.62%) Administrator
6 4 (7.69%) Technical Manager
6 4 (7.69%) Oracle Architect
6 4 (7.69%) Middleware Architect
7 3 (5.77%) Payroll Consultant
7 3 (5.77%) Oracle Consultant
7 3 (5.77%) Security Architect
7 3 (5.77%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
7 3 (5.77%) E-Business Consultant
7 3 (5.77%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (5.77%) Consultant
8 2 (3.85%) Software Developer
8 2 (3.85%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (36.54%) Middleware
2 11 (21.15%) Oracle Fusion
3 9 (17.31%) .NET
4 8 (15.38%) Web Services
5 7 (13.46%) J2EE
6 6 (11.54%) .NET Framework
7 4 (7.69%) Application Packaging
7 4 (7.69%) SOAP
7 4 (7.69%) Oracle ADF
7 4 (7.69%) WebCenter
8 3 (5.77%) HTML
8 3 (5.77%) XML
9 2 (3.85%) Ruby on Rails
9 2 (3.85%) Java EE
9 2 (3.85%) JSP
9 2 (3.85%) Ext JS
10 1 (1.92%) Mason
10 1 (1.92%) Visualforce
10 1 (1.92%) Sinatra
10 1 (1.92%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.77%) Statistics
2 3 (5.77%) Replication
2 3 (5.77%) User Experience
3 2 (3.85%) N-Tier
3 2 (3.85%) PKI
4 1 (1.92%) Ergonomics
4 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.92%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 14 (26.92%) Linux
2 9 (17.31%) UNIX
3 7 (13.46%) Windows
4 6 (11.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (11.54%) Solaris
5 1 (1.92%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (19.23%) Project Management
2 8 (15.38%) ITIL
3 7 (13.46%) SOA
3 7 (13.46%) Release Management
3 7 (13.46%) Problem Management
3 7 (13.46%) Root Cause Analysis
3 7 (13.46%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (11.54%) Configuration Management
4 6 (11.54%) E-Commerce
4 6 (11.54%) Service Management
5 5 (9.62%) CRM
5 5 (9.62%) Migration
5 5 (9.62%) Incident Management
5 5 (9.62%) Capacity Management
6 4 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (7.69%) Identity Management
7 3 (5.77%) Service Delivery
7 3 (5.77%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (5.77%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (34.62%) SQL
2 16 (30.77%) PL/SQL
3 15 (28.85%) Java
4 6 (11.54%) Perl
4 6 (11.54%) C-shell
5 4 (7.69%) PHP
5 4 (7.69%) JavaScript
6 3 (5.77%) C
7 2 (3.85%) C#
7 2 (3.85%) PeopleCode
7 2 (3.85%) Ruby
7 2 (3.85%) Korn
7 2 (3.85%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.92%) Groovy
8 1 (1.92%) Apex Code
8 1 (1.92%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.92%) Jython
8 1 (1.92%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.92%) VBScript
8 1 (1.92%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (9.62%) Degree
2 4 (7.69%) Security Cleared
3 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (5.77%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) JSP 440
System Software
1 4 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (7.69%) Hyper-V
2 3 (5.77%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 9 (17.31%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (5.77%) Data Guard
3 1 (1.92%) Control-M
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 52 (100.00%) Oracle
2 9 (17.31%) Microsoft
3 5 (9.62%) Red Hat
4 4 (7.69%) Symantec
4 4 (7.69%) VMware
4 4 (7.69%) Sun
4 4 (7.69%) HP
4 4 (7.69%) Juniper
5 3 (5.77%) 3PAR
6 2 (3.85%) Eloqua
6 2 (3.85%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (1.92%) Cognos
7 1 (1.92%) Siebel
7 1 (1.92%) Ericsson
7 1 (1.92%) Netezza
7 1 (1.92%) Aprimo
7 1 (1.92%) Ab Initio
7 1 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.92%) Adobe
7 1 (1.92%) Tableau