The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Database skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Database over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 80 72 67
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -5
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 129 199 212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.18% 2.78% 2.66%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.89% 12.13% 13.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 135 143
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£450 £473 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £332 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £586 £600 £535
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.06% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Average hourly rate - £27.50 £42.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -34.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £35.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-15.49% +14.51%
Oracle Database
London

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 City of London region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1305 1640 1611
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 22.10% 22.91% 20.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 993 1223 1172
Average daily rate £450 £435 £446
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £315 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £330
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 15 19
Average hourly rate £44.50 £36.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.91% +12.30%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%

Oracle Database
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Oracle Database Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Oracle Database
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Oracle Database Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Oracle Database
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle Database across the City of London region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Oracle Database Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Oracle Database
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Oracle Database Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

1 289 (100.00%) Oracle
2 142 (49.13%) SQL
3 127 (43.94%) Oracle Database 11g
4 102 (35.29%) Finance
5 92 (31.83%) Banking
6 89 (30.80%) Java
7 74 (25.61%) PL/SQL
8 71 (24.57%) Linux
9 67 (23.18%) UNIX
10 64 (22.15%) Oracle Database 10g
11 63 (21.80%) SQL Server
12 53 (18.34%) Investment Banking
13 52 (17.99%) Oracle RAC
14 47 (16.26%) Performance Tuning
15 44 (15.22%) Shell Script
15 44 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
15 44 (15.22%) Spring
16 40 (13.84%) Windows
17 39 (13.49%) ETL
17 39 (13.49%) Relational Database
18 36 (12.46%) JDBC
19 34 (11.76%) Data Guard
20 33 (11.42%) J2EE
20 33 (11.42%) Business Intelligence
21 32 (11.07%) Microsoft
21 32 (11.07%) Data Warehouse
21 32 (11.07%) JMS
21 32 (11.07%) Web Services
22 31 (10.73%) Continuous Integration
23 30 (10.38%) WebLogic

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 30 (10.38%) WebLogic
2 19 (6.57%) Oracle Service Bus
3 18 (6.23%) Oracle Coherence
4 15 (5.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 14 (4.84%) Tomcat
6 13 (4.50%) WebLogic Portal
7 12 (4.15%) WebSphere
8 11 (3.81%) Apache
9 10 (3.46%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 8 (2.77%) BizTalk Server
11 6 (2.08%) WebSphere Application Server
11 6 (2.08%) SharePoint
12 5 (1.73%) TIBCO EMS
13 4 (1.38%) SAS
13 4 (1.38%) IIS
14 3 (1.04%) MS Exchange
14 3 (1.04%) WebSphere Process Server
14 3 (1.04%) SharePoint 2010
15 2 (0.69%) Node.js
15 2 (0.69%) Liferay
Applications
1 8 (2.77%) MS Office
2 7 (2.42%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.04%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.69%) MS Project
5 1 (0.35%) SPSS
5 1 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.35%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 15 (5.19%) Oracle BPM
2 9 (3.11%) Documaker
3 8 (2.77%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (1.04%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (0.69%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (0.69%) Summit
5 2 (0.69%) Siebel Analytics
5 2 (0.69%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.69%) Oracle FAH
6 1 (0.35%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.35%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.35%) SunGard GMI
6 1 (0.35%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.35%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.35%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (0.35%) Oracle Retail
6 1 (0.35%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.35%) Magento
6 1 (0.35%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.69%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.35%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.35%) SaaS
2 1 (0.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.19%) HTTP
2 13 (4.50%) SSL
3 9 (3.11%) HTTPS
3 9 (3.11%) Internet
4 7 (2.42%) SAN
4 7 (2.42%) LDAP
5 3 (1.04%) Firewall
6 2 (0.69%) NAS
6 2 (0.69%) AMQP
6 2 (0.69%) DMZ
6 2 (0.69%) FTP
6 2 (0.69%) LAN
6 2 (0.69%) WAN
6 2 (0.69%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.35%) DNS
7 1 (0.35%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.35%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 127 (43.94%) Oracle Database 11g
2 64 (22.15%) Oracle Database 10g
3 63 (21.80%) SQL Server
4 39 (13.49%) Relational Database
5 32 (11.07%) Data Warehouse
6 24 (8.30%) RDBMS
7 23 (7.96%) Oracle ODI
8 18 (6.23%) Oracle Database 12c
8 18 (6.23%) Oracle Reports
8 18 (6.23%) Oracle BI EE
9 17 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
10 16 (5.54%) Oracle Exadata
11 12 (4.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 12 (4.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 12 (4.15%) Oracle9i Database
12 9 (3.11%) MySQL
12 9 (3.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 9 (3.11%) Big Data
12 9 (3.11%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 8 (2.77%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 28 (9.69%) Maven
2 21 (7.27%) JUnit
3 19 (6.57%) JIRA
4 16 (5.54%) CruiseControl
5 12 (4.15%) TeamCity
5 12 (4.15%) Mockito
6 10 (3.46%) Jenkins
6 10 (3.46%) Subversion
7 9 (3.11%) Hudson
7 9 (3.11%) Git (software)
8 8 (2.77%) Visual Studio
9 7 (2.42%) Toad
9 7 (2.42%) Oracle Forms
10 6 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (1.73%) jMock
12 3 (1.04%) Talend Open Studio
12 3 (1.04%) Serena SBM
12 3 (1.04%) Cucumber
12 3 (1.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 2 (0.69%) SoapUI
General
1 102 (35.29%) Finance
2 92 (31.83%) Banking
3 53 (18.34%) Investment Banking
4 17 (5.88%) Front Office
5 12 (4.15%) Retail
5 12 (4.15%) Billing
6 11 (3.81%) Back Office
7 7 (2.42%) Financial Institution
8 6 (2.08%) Telecoms
8 6 (2.08%) Legal
9 3 (1.04%) Retail Banking
9 3 (1.04%) French Language
9 3 (1.04%) Spanish Language
9 3 (1.04%) Games
10 2 (0.69%) International Banking
10 2 (0.69%) General Ledger
10 2 (0.69%) Advertising
11 1 (0.35%) Publishing
11 1 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.35%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 101 (34.95%) Developer
2 64 (22.15%) DBA
3 57 (19.72%) Oracle DBA
4 46 (15.92%) Architect
5 26 (9.00%) Java Developer
6 25 (8.65%) Oracle Developer
7 23 (7.96%) Analyst
8 19 (6.57%) Administrator
9 17 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
10 15 (5.19%) Senior Developer
11 12 (4.15%) Applications Support
12 11 (3.81%) C# Developer
13 10 (3.46%) Software Engineer
14 9 (3.11%) Business Developer
14 9 (3.11%) Programmer
14 9 (3.11%) Support Analyst
14 9 (3.11%) Oracle Architect
15 8 (2.77%) Database Architect
15 8 (2.77%) Senior Java Developer
15 8 (2.77%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (15.22%) Spring
2 36 (12.46%) JDBC
3 33 (11.42%) J2EE
4 32 (11.07%) Web Services
4 32 (11.07%) JMS
5 29 (10.03%) .NET
6 28 (9.69%) XML
7 23 (7.96%) Middleware
8 20 (6.92%) Spring MVC
9 17 (5.88%) Oracle Fusion
10 15 (5.19%) Hibernate
11 12 (4.15%) WebCenter
12 10 (3.46%) SOAP
12 10 (3.46%) HTML
13 9 (3.11%) XSD
13 9 (3.11%) Apache Camel
13 9 (3.11%) REST
14 8 (2.77%) WSDL
15 7 (2.42%) CSS
15 7 (2.42%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 22 (7.61%) Computer Science
1 22 (7.61%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (5.88%) Market Risk
3 11 (3.81%) Credit Risk
4 10 (3.46%) Clustering
5 9 (3.11%) Derivative
5 9 (3.11%) Data Integration
6 7 (2.42%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (2.42%) Replication
7 4 (1.38%) N-Tier
8 3 (1.04%) Fixed Income
8 3 (1.04%) Economics
8 3 (1.04%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (1.04%) SWIFT
8 3 (1.04%) Open Source
9 2 (0.69%) Inversion of Control
9 2 (0.69%) PKI
9 2 (0.69%) Statistics
9 2 (0.69%) Grid Computing
9 2 (0.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 71 (24.57%) Linux
2 67 (23.18%) UNIX
3 40 (13.84%) Windows
4 21 (7.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (5.54%) Solaris
6 7 (2.42%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.04%) AIX
7 3 (1.04%) VMS
8 2 (0.69%) OpenVMS
8 2 (0.69%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.35%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.35%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.35%) CentOS
9 1 (0.35%) Android
9 1 (0.35%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.35%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (16.26%) Performance Tuning
2 44 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (13.49%) ETL
4 33 (11.42%) Business Intelligence
5 31 (10.73%) Continuous Integration
6 30 (10.38%) SOA
7 28 (9.69%) Data Modelling
8 25 (8.65%) Software Engineering
9 24 (8.30%) Multithreading
9 24 (8.30%) MVC
9 24 (8.30%) Migration
10 23 (7.96%) OO
11 22 (7.61%) ITIL
12 21 (7.27%) Unit Testing
13 20 (6.92%) Risk Management
13 20 (6.92%) Low Latency
14 19 (6.57%) Scrum
15 18 (6.23%) TDD
15 18 (6.23%) Business Analysis
16 17 (5.88%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 142 (49.13%) SQL
2 89 (30.80%) Java
3 74 (25.61%) PL/SQL
4 44 (15.22%) Shell Script
5 26 (9.00%) C#
6 17 (5.88%) Bash Shell
7 11 (3.81%) Python
8 10 (3.46%) JavaScript
8 10 (3.46%) Perl
8 10 (3.46%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
8 10 (3.46%) PowerShell
9 9 (3.11%) Jython
10 6 (2.08%) Groovy
10 6 (2.08%) T-SQL
10 6 (2.08%) VBScript
11 5 (1.73%) C++
11 5 (1.73%) XPath
12 4 (1.38%) C
12 4 (1.38%) VB
12 4 (1.38%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 24 (8.30%) Degree
2 17 (5.88%) Security Cleared
3 9 (3.11%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.38%) DV Cleared
4 4 (1.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.04%) ISEB
5 3 (1.04%) ISTQB
5 3 (1.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.69%) MCITP
6 2 (0.69%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.35%) IBM Certification
7 1 (0.35%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.35%) CFA
7 1 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.35%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.35%) OCP
7 1 (0.35%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.35%) MCSE
7 1 (0.35%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.50%) QA
2 11 (3.81%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.35%) COREP
3 1 (0.35%) FINREP
3 1 (0.35%) COBIT
System Software
1 52 (17.99%) Oracle RAC
2 28 (9.69%) Oracle RMAN
3 7 (2.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.42%) Active Directory
4 3 (1.04%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (0.69%) SRDF
5 2 (0.69%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 2 (0.69%) Terminal Server
5 2 (0.69%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (0.35%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.35%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.35%) vCloud
6 1 (0.35%) Platform Symphony
6 1 (0.35%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 34 (11.76%) Data Guard
2 23 (7.96%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 10 (3.46%) Oracle Identity Management
4 7 (2.42%) Control-M
5 6 (2.08%) Tivoli
6 5 (1.73%) Puppet
7 4 (1.38%) BMC PATROL
8 3 (1.04%) Tivoli Monitoring
8 3 (1.04%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 2 (0.69%) NetBackup
9 2 (0.69%) Vagrant
9 2 (0.69%) Oracle EDQ
9 2 (0.69%) OpenSSO
10 1 (0.35%) Oracle Identity Manager
10 1 (0.35%) BladeLogic
10 1 (0.35%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 1 (0.35%) SCCM
10 1 (0.35%) SCOM
Vendors
1 289 (100.00%) Oracle
2 32 (11.07%) Microsoft
3 18 (6.23%) Red Hat
4 15 (5.19%) VMware
4 15 (5.19%) Business Objects
4 15 (5.19%) Siebel
5 14 (4.84%) Sybase
6 13 (4.50%) BMC
7 12 (4.15%) Remedy
8 11 (3.81%) IBM
9 7 (2.42%) Teradata
10 6 (2.08%) Informatica
11 5 (1.73%) TIBCO
11 5 (1.73%) Sun
12 4 (1.38%) EMC
12 4 (1.38%) Cognos
12 4 (1.38%) Veritas
13 3 (1.04%) Talend
13 3 (1.04%) JBoss
13 3 (1.04%) Cisco
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