The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Database skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Database over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 37 32 18
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -14
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 3 21 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.88% 4.95% 7.39%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.63% 15.91% 21.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 16 20
Median daily rate £375 £300 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £39.25 £46.80
% change year-on-year
+0.63% -16.12%

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 Cardiff region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
114 132 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 33.33% 31.13% 34.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 91 73
Median daily rate £425 £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.92% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £225 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £410 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 2
Median hourly rate £19.50 £24.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.40% +8.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -

Oracle Database
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff region citing Oracle Database as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Oracle Database Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Oracle Database
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Oracle Database Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Oracle Database
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Oracle Database Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Database also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for Oracle Database.

1 20 (100.00%) Oracle
2 13 (65.00%) Linux
3 10 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (50.00%) ETL
3 10 (50.00%) SQL
3 10 (50.00%) Informatica
3 10 (50.00%) PowerCenter
3 10 (50.00%) Teradata
3 10 (50.00%) Database Tuning
3 10 (50.00%) ETL Development
4 9 (45.00%) Data Analysis
5 8 (40.00%) Data Mapping
6 6 (30.00%) PowerExchange
6 6 (30.00%) Data Quality
6 6 (30.00%) Change Data Capture
7 5 (25.00%) Java
7 5 (25.00%) JBoss
7 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (25.00%) JMeter
7 5 (25.00%) Performance Testing
7 5 (25.00%) Test Scripting
8 4 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
8 4 (20.00%) Selenium
8 4 (20.00%) HP
8 4 (20.00%) Windows
8 4 (20.00%) LoadRunner
9 3 (15.00%) ISEB
9 3 (15.00%) RAD
9 3 (15.00%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (15.00%) Rational Performance Tester

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (30.00%) PowerExchange
2 5 (25.00%) JBoss
3 1 (5.00%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 10 (50.00%) PowerCenter
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (5.00%) Big Data
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) JMeter
2 4 (20.00%) LoadRunner
2 4 (20.00%) Selenium
3 3 (15.00%) Rational Performance Tester
4 2 (10.00%) SoapUI
5 1 (5.00%) The Grinder
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Consultant
2 8 (40.00%) Informatica Consultant
3 5 (25.00%) Performance Tester
3 5 (25.00%) Senior Performance Tester
3 5 (25.00%) Senior Tester
3 5 (25.00%) Tester
4 3 (15.00%) ETL Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Oracle Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Teradata Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) Data Centre Operator
6 1 (5.00%) DBA
6 1 (5.00%) Java Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
6 1 (5.00%) LoadRunner Tester
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) J2EE
1 2 (10.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) iSeries
2 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (65.00%) Linux
2 4 (20.00%) Windows
3 2 (10.00%) Unix
4 1 (5.00%) CentOS
4 1 (5.00%) Debian
4 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Database Tuning
1 10 (50.00%) ETL
1 10 (50.00%) ETL Development
2 9 (45.00%) Data Analysis
3 8 (40.00%) Data Mapping
4 6 (30.00%) Change Data Capture
5 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (25.00%) Performance Testing
5 5 (25.00%) Test Scripting
6 3 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (15.00%) RAD
6 3 (15.00%) Waterfall
7 2 (10.00%) Data Centre Operations
7 2 (10.00%) ITIL
8 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
8 1 (5.00%) High Availability
8 1 (5.00%) Load Testing
8 1 (5.00%) Performance Optimisation
8 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (10.00%) JCL
3 2 (10.00%) Korn
3 2 (10.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.00%) Groovy
4 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) ISEB
2 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (30.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Control-M
2 1 (5.00%) Ansible
2 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Oracle
2 10 (50.00%) Informatica
2 10 (50.00%) Teradata
3 4 (20.00%) HP
4 2 (10.00%) Micro Focus
5 1 (5.00%) BMC
5 1 (5.00%) BT
5 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.00%) Siebel
5 1 (5.00%) Xerox