The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Cheltenham 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 20 9 36
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +27
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 5 7 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 4.35% 9.59% 4.78%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 27.78% 63.64% 32.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 6
Average daily rate £425 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £358 £367
% change year-on-year
+4.89% -2.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £33.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £32.50 £33.25
% change year-on-year
+19.21% -2.25%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
18 11 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 15.65% 15.07% 14.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 23
Average daily rate £325 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £340 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £950 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
Oracle Database
Gloucestershire

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 2014, 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 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
3 3 (42.86%) Data Guard
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (42.86%) Analytics
3 3 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (42.86%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle OLAP
3 3 (42.86%) OLAP
3 3 (42.86%) ITIL
3 3 (42.86%) UNIX
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (42.86%) ERP
3 3 (42.86%) Data Modelling
3 3 (42.86%) ETL
3 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (42.86%) Informatica
4 2 (28.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle9i Database
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (28.57%) C
4 2 (28.57%) OCP
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (28.57%) Service Management

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle 11i
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database 10g
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle BI EE
2 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle OLAP
2 3 (42.86%) OLAP
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle9i Database
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Consultant
1 3 (42.86%) DBA
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle DBA
1 3 (42.86%) OBIEE Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Technical Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Database Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) UNIX
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
1 3 (42.86%) ERP
1 3 (42.86%) Data Modelling
1 3 (42.86%) ETL
1 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Analytics
1 3 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (28.57%) Database Security
2 2 (28.57%) Service Management
2 2 (28.57%) ITSM
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Management
3 1 (14.29%) High Availability
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
1 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) OCP
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) Informatica