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 30 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 24 12 17
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +5
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 9 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 6.04% 3.64% 8.33%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 27.27% 14.29% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 7
Average daily rate
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£490 £440 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.36% +35.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £409 £440 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £440 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £355
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £31.70 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+49.84% -13.15%
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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
33 14 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 22.15% 25.45% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 8 9
Average daily rate £400 £440 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +25.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £316 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £451 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £28.50 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -26.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -8.33%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle Database across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Oracle Database Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 January 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 12 (100.00%) Oracle
2 10 (83.33%) SQL
3 9 (75.00%) PL/SQL
4 8 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (58.33%) Oracle BI EE
5 7 (58.33%) DV Cleared
5 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared
5 7 (58.33%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
6 6 (50.00%) Oracle9i Database
7 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (25.00%) Data Guard
8 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
8 3 (25.00%) RDBMS
8 3 (25.00%) Informatica
8 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
8 3 (25.00%) Data Validation
8 3 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
8 3 (25.00%) Finance
8 3 (25.00%) Validation
9 2 (16.67%) Hibernate
9 2 (16.67%) Clustering
9 2 (16.67%) Oracle RMAN
9 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (16.67%) Linux
9 2 (16.67%) Java
10 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
10 1 (8.33%) C
10 1 (8.33%) COBOL

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (8.33%) WebLogic
1 1 (8.33%) Apache
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) Oracle BI EE
2 6 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 6 (50.00%) Oracle9i Database
3 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (25.00%) RDBMS
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
5 1 (8.33%) DB2
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle8/8i Database
5 1 (8.33%) Star Schema
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (8.33%) ERwin
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle APEX
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Senior Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Oracle Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Senior Oracle Developer
3 4 (33.33%) OBIEE Developer
4 3 (25.00%) OBIEE Consultant
4 3 (25.00%) Consultant
5 2 (16.67%) DBA
5 2 (16.67%) Oracle DBA
6 1 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Database Designer
6 1 (8.33%) Administrator
6 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Hibernate
2 1 (8.33%) CSS
2 1 (8.33%) XML
2 1 (8.33%) XSL
2 1 (8.33%) Middleware
2 1 (8.33%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) Spring
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Clustering
2 1 (8.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) UNIX
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) AIX
2 1 (8.33%) Solaris
2 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (58.33%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (25.00%) Data Validation
3 3 (25.00%) Validation
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) ETL
5 1 (8.33%) Automated Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Web Development
5 1 (8.33%) System Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Change Management
5 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (8.33%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) SQL
2 9 (75.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (8.33%) C
4 1 (8.33%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) DV Cleared
1 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Data Guard
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (8.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) Informatica
3 1 (8.33%) Veritas
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (8.33%) Micro Focus
3 1 (8.33%) Sun
3 1 (8.33%) IBM
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft