The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Database skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Database over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 21 20 10
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -10
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 10 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 6.76% 4.35% 9.59%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 20.00% 27.78% 63.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 7
Average daily rate
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£406 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £425 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £33.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.50 £38.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+17.43% +19.21%
Oracle Database
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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 Cheltenham region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
50 18 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 33.78% 15.65% 15.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 5 8
Average daily rate £413 £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £323 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £950 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +25.00%

Oracle Database
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

Oracle Database Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Oracle Database
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Oracle Database Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Oracle Database
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Oracle Database Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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 19 (100.00%) Oracle
2 12 (63.16%) Performance Tuning
3 9 (47.37%) Java
3 9 (47.37%) SQL
4 8 (42.11%) Oracle Database 10g
4 8 (42.11%) PL/SQL
4 8 (42.11%) DV Cleared
4 8 (42.11%) Security Cleared
5 7 (36.84%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (31.58%) Oracle9i Database
6 6 (31.58%) Oracle BI EE
6 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (31.58%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 5 (26.32%) JVM Tuning
7 5 (26.32%) OC4J
7 5 (26.32%) Subversion
7 5 (26.32%) Eclipse
8 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (15.79%) Oracle RAC
9 3 (15.79%) Data Guard
9 3 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (15.79%) JDBC
10 2 (10.53%) .NET
10 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
10 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
10 2 (10.53%) Windows
10 2 (10.53%) Linux
10 2 (10.53%) RDBMS
10 2 (10.53%) Informatica
10 2 (10.53%) Data Validation

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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 (5.26%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) Oracle Database 10g
2 6 (31.58%) Oracle9i Database
2 6 (31.58%) Oracle BI EE
3 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
5 2 (10.53%) RDBMS
5 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
6 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (5.26%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Subversion
1 5 (26.32%) Eclipse
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (5.26%) ERwin
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (68.42%) Developer
2 7 (36.84%) Oracle Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Senior Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Java Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Oracle DBA
4 4 (21.05%) Senior Oracle Developer
4 4 (21.05%) DBA
4 4 (21.05%) OBIEE Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) OBIEE Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database Developer
6 1 (5.26%) .NET Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Database Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Designer
6 1 (5.26%) Database Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 5 (26.32%) OC4J
3 3 (15.79%) JDBC
4 2 (10.53%) .NET
5 1 (5.26%) Hibernate
5 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
5 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (5.26%) XHTML
5 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
5 1 (5.26%) CSS
5 1 (5.26%) HTML
5 1 (5.26%) XML
5 1 (5.26%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Replication
1 1 (5.26%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
1 2 (10.53%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (5.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (36.84%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (26.32%) JVM Tuning
5 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
5 2 (10.53%) Data Validation
5 2 (10.53%) Validation
6 1 (5.26%) Database Security
6 1 (5.26%) Scrum
6 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (5.26%) MVC
6 1 (5.26%) System Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Kanban
6 1 (5.26%) Automated Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Web Development
6 1 (5.26%) High Availability
6 1 (5.26%) ETL
6 1 (5.26%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) Java
1 9 (47.37%) SQL
2 8 (42.11%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.26%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) DV Cleared
1 8 (42.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) Data Guard
2 1 (5.26%) NetBackup
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (10.53%) Informatica
3 1 (5.26%) VMware
3 1 (5.26%) Veritas
3 1 (5.26%) Red Hat