The first table below looks at the demand for Oracle Database skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Database over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Cambridge region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 40 38 46
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +8
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 9 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.93% 1.04% 0.86%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.11% 10.53% 3.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 2
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£370 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £375 £378
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £375 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.02% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £37.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-16.00% +25.00%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
111 38 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 23.77% 9.90% 24.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 22 81
Average daily rate £375 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £429 £388 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 7
Average hourly rate £47.50 - £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.40
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -1.31%
Oracle Database
Cambridgeshire

Oracle Database
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Oracle Database Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Oracle Database
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Oracle Database Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Oracle Database
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Oracle Database Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 14 (100.00%) Oracle
2 10 (71.43%) Linux
3 9 (64.29%) DHCP
3 9 (64.29%) DNS
3 9 (64.29%) Red Hat
4 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 8 (57.14%) ITIL
4 8 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (50.00%) SCOM
5 7 (50.00%) PKI
5 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 6 (42.86%) EMC
7 5 (35.71%) Oracle EBS
7 5 (35.71%) Oracle RMAN
7 5 (35.71%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 5 (35.71%) ERP
7 5 (35.71%) Windows
7 5 (35.71%) SQL
7 5 (35.71%) SAP
7 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
7 5 (35.71%) Perl
7 5 (35.71%) EMC NetWorker
7 5 (35.71%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (28.57%) XenApp
8 4 (28.57%) vSphere
8 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (28.57%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 4 (28.57%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 4 (28.57%) WSUS
8 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
1 4 (28.57%) Apache
1 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (7.14%) Content Management Server
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 9 (64.29%) DHCP
1 9 (64.29%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Discoverer
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
1 1 (7.14%) Toad
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Consultant
2 6 (42.86%) Administrator
3 5 (35.71%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (28.57%) Wintel Support
4 4 (28.57%) Wintel Consultant
5 3 (21.43%) Linux Consultant
5 3 (21.43%) Oracle Consultant
6 2 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (14.29%) Developer
6 2 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
7 1 (7.14%) Storage Engineer
7 1 (7.14%) Oracle DBA
7 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
7 1 (7.14%) DBA
7 1 (7.14%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
1 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
1 1 (7.14%) Web Services
1 1 (7.14%) Windows SharePoint Services
1 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) PKI
2 4 (28.57%) Blackberry
3 1 (7.14%) Thin Client
3 1 (7.14%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Linux
2 8 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (35.71%) Windows
4 3 (21.43%) CentOS
5 2 (14.29%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) ITIL
2 5 (35.71%) ERP
2 5 (35.71%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (28.57%) Migration
4 3 (21.43%) Data Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) E-business
5 2 (14.29%) OO
6 1 (7.14%) RAD
6 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
6 1 (7.14%) OOP
6 1 (7.14%) Content Management
6 1 (7.14%) Project Management
6 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (7.14%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) Perl
1 5 (35.71%) SQL
2 4 (28.57%) T-SQL
3 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL
4 1 (7.14%) C#
4 1 (7.14%) COBOL
4 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
4 1 (7.14%) LINC
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) OCP
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle Certification
1 3 (21.43%) RHCE
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (35.71%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (28.57%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 4 (28.57%) VMware ESX
3 4 (28.57%) XenApp
3 4 (28.57%) vSphere
4 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (50.00%) SCOM
2 5 (35.71%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 5 (35.71%) EMC NetWorker
3 4 (28.57%) Backup Exec
3 4 (28.57%) WSUS
3 4 (28.57%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 3 (21.43%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Oracle
2 9 (64.29%) Red Hat
3 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 6 (42.86%) EMC
5 5 (35.71%) SAP
6 4 (28.57%) Citrix
6 4 (28.57%) Symantec
6 4 (28.57%) VMware
7 1 (7.14%) Unisys
7 1 (7.14%) HP