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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Database over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 17 29 32
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +3
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 28 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 8.97% 2.13% 0.91%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 22.58% 9.26% 2.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 3 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -0.68%
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
South Wales

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
124 54 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 39.74% 22.98% 33.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 39 48
Average daily rate £375 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £295 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Average hourly rate £22.50 - £9.32
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -9.83%

Oracle Database
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Database across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 30 (100.00%) Oracle
2 28 (93.33%) PL/SQL
2 28 (93.33%) SQL
2 28 (93.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 25 (83.33%) MicroStrategy
3 25 (83.33%) Oracle9i Database
4 4 (13.33%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (10.00%) Oracle RMAN
5 3 (10.00%) Korn
5 3 (10.00%) Shell Script
5 3 (10.00%) Remedy
5 3 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (10.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 3 (10.00%) SLA
5 3 (10.00%) UNIX
5 3 (10.00%) AIX
5 3 (10.00%) Perl
5 3 (10.00%) Database Tuning
5 3 (10.00%) Analytics
5 3 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
6 1 (3.33%) HTML5
6 1 (3.33%) Waterfall
6 1 (3.33%) PHP
6 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
6 1 (3.33%) WebLogic
6 1 (3.33%) XML
6 1 (3.33%) OOP
6 1 (3.33%) Oracle Forms

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 1 (3.33%) WebLogic
1 1 (3.33%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (93.33%) Oracle Database 10g
2 25 (83.33%) Oracle9i Database
3 4 (13.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 22 (73.33%) Developer
2 11 (36.67%) Microstrategy Developer
3 5 (16.67%) MicroStrategy Consultant
3 5 (16.67%) Consultant
4 4 (13.33%) DBA
4 4 (13.33%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (3.33%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) HTML5
1 1 (3.33%) XML
1 1 (3.33%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) UNIX
1 3 (10.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) Database Tuning
1 3 (10.00%) Analytics
1 3 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (3.33%) Waterfall
2 1 (3.33%) OOP
2 1 (3.33%) Project Management
2 1 (3.33%) Migration
2 1 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 28 (93.33%) PL/SQL
1 28 (93.33%) SQL
2 3 (10.00%) Korn
2 3 (10.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (10.00%) Perl
3 1 (3.33%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) Oracle
2 25 (83.33%) MicroStrategy
3 3 (10.00%) Remedy
4 1 (3.33%) VMware