The table below looks at the statistics 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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 33 33 30
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 7 1 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.11% 0.37% 5.07%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.46% 2.08% 21.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Average daily rate
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£285 £313 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.80% -30.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £31.70 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+49.84% -14.32%
Oracle Database
Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridge region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
52 48 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 15.66% 17.71% 23.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 27 59
Average daily rate £285 £350 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.57% +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £225 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £340 £333
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Average hourly rate £37.50 £11.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+226.08% -67.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+24.07% -10.00%

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 26 January 2015, 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 11 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 7 (63.64%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (36.36%) Application Packaging
3 4 (36.36%) QA
3 4 (36.36%) jQuery
3 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database 12c
3 4 (36.36%) UNIX
3 4 (36.36%) PL/SQL
3 4 (36.36%) LAN
3 4 (36.36%) WAN
3 4 (36.36%) Shell Script
4 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
4 3 (27.27%) .NET
4 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 3 (27.27%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (18.18%) OAuth
5 2 (18.18%) Open Source
5 2 (18.18%) OpenID
5 2 (18.18%) OpenSSO
5 2 (18.18%) HTML5
5 2 (18.18%) CSS3
5 2 (18.18%) C#
5 2 (18.18%) HTML
5 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
5 2 (18.18%) Perl
5 2 (18.18%) PHP
5 2 (18.18%) CSS
5 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) JBoss
2 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) LAN
1 4 (36.36%) WAN
2 2 (18.18%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
4 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
1 1 (9.09%) Bugzilla
1 1 (9.09%) Subversion
1 1 (9.09%) Maven
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) DBA
2 4 (36.36%) Administrator
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle DBA
3 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
3 2 (18.18%) C# Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Perl Developer
3 2 (18.18%) PHP Developer
3 2 (18.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (18.18%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Database Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) Application Packaging
1 4 (36.36%) jQuery
2 3 (27.27%) .NET
2 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
2 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (18.18%) HTML
3 2 (18.18%) OAuth
3 2 (18.18%) OpenID
3 2 (18.18%) HTML5
3 2 (18.18%) CSS3
3 2 (18.18%) CSS
4 1 (9.09%) Web Services
4 1 (9.09%) XML
4 1 (9.09%) Hibernate
4 1 (9.09%) Spring
4 1 (9.09%) Java EE
4 1 (9.09%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (9.09%) Regression Testing
1 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (9.09%) Manual Testing
1 1 (9.09%) System Testing
1 1 (9.09%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) PL/SQL
2 4 (36.36%) Shell Script
3 2 (18.18%) Tcl
3 2 (18.18%) C#
3 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 2 (18.18%) Perl
3 2 (18.18%) PHP
4 1 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) QA
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft