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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 82 73 70
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -3
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 127 193 199
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.18% 2.67% 2.59%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.92% 11.80% 12.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 136 136
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£423 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.05% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £330 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
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 £38.75 £32.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+19.23% +3.17%
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
1280 1635 1565
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 22.01% 22.65% 20.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 984 1230 1151
Average daily rate £425 £438 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £315 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £583 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 12 20
Average hourly rate £44.50 £31.25 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.40% -3.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.34 £32.03 £30.70
% change year-on-year
+4.09% +4.32%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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.

1 280 (100.00%) Oracle
2 142 (50.71%) SQL
3 118 (42.14%) Oracle Database 11g
4 96 (34.29%) Finance
5 85 (30.36%) Banking
6 79 (28.21%) PL/SQL
7 74 (26.43%) Linux
8 73 (26.07%) Java
9 63 (22.50%) UNIX
9 63 (22.50%) Oracle Database 10g
10 61 (21.79%) SQL Server
11 49 (17.50%) Oracle RAC
12 47 (16.79%) Shell Script
13 46 (16.43%) Windows
13 46 (16.43%) Investment Banking
14 43 (15.36%) Performance Tuning
15 40 (14.29%) Relational Database
16 39 (13.93%) ETL
17 37 (13.21%) Business Intelligence
18 36 (12.86%) JDBC
19 34 (12.14%) Microsoft
19 34 (12.14%) Spring
19 34 (12.14%) Agile Software Development
20 32 (11.43%) Data Guard
20 32 (11.43%) Data Warehouse
21 31 (11.07%) JMS
21 31 (11.07%) RDBMS
22 28 (10.00%) Data Modelling
23 27 (9.64%) .NET
23 27 (9.64%) Oracle RMAN

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 24 (8.57%) WebLogic
2 15 (5.36%) WebSphere
3 14 (5.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 13 (4.64%) Oracle Service Bus
4 13 (4.64%) Oracle Coherence
5 12 (4.29%) WebLogic Portal
6 11 (3.93%) Tomcat
7 10 (3.57%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 9 (3.21%) BizTalk Server
8 9 (3.21%) SharePoint
8 9 (3.21%) Apache
9 6 (2.14%) WebSphere Application Server
10 5 (1.79%) SharePoint 2010
11 4 (1.43%) SAS
11 4 (1.43%) IIS
12 3 (1.07%) Oracle Workflow
12 3 (1.07%) WebSphere Process Server
13 2 (0.71%) Confluence
13 2 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2007
13 2 (0.71%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 8 (2.86%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.50%) MS Office
3 3 (1.07%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.36%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 11 (3.93%) Oracle BPM
2 10 (3.57%) Oracle EBS
3 9 (3.21%) Documaker
4 2 (0.71%) Oracle FAH
4 2 (0.71%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.71%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (0.71%) Siebel Analytics
4 2 (0.71%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.71%) Summit
5 1 (0.36%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.36%) SimCorp Dimension
5 1 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.36%) SunGard GMI
5 1 (0.36%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.36%) Magento
5 1 (0.36%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.71%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.36%) SaaS
2 1 (0.36%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.36%) HTTP
2 13 (4.64%) SSL
3 9 (3.21%) Internet
3 9 (3.21%) HTTPS
4 7 (2.50%) SAN
5 6 (2.14%) LDAP
6 2 (0.71%) NAS
6 2 (0.71%) AMQP
6 2 (0.71%) FTP
6 2 (0.71%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.71%) DNS
6 2 (0.71%) LAN
6 2 (0.71%) WAN
6 2 (0.71%) Firewall
6 2 (0.71%) DMZ
7 1 (0.36%) DHCP
7 1 (0.36%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 118 (42.14%) Oracle Database 11g
2 63 (22.50%) Oracle Database 10g
3 61 (21.79%) SQL Server
4 40 (14.29%) Relational Database
5 32 (11.43%) Data Warehouse
6 31 (11.07%) RDBMS
7 24 (8.57%) Oracle ODI
8 23 (8.21%) Oracle BI EE
9 18 (6.43%) SQL Server 2008
10 17 (6.07%) Oracle Database 12c
11 16 (5.71%) Oracle Exadata
11 16 (5.71%) Oracle Reports
12 13 (4.64%) Oracle9i Database
12 13 (4.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 12 (4.29%) Big Data
14 10 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 9 (3.21%) Oracle BI Publisher
16 8 (2.86%) Data Mart
16 8 (2.86%) DB2
17 7 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 23 (8.21%) Maven
2 18 (6.43%) JIRA
3 16 (5.71%) JUnit
4 15 (5.36%) CruiseControl
5 12 (4.29%) Mockito
5 12 (4.29%) TeamCity
6 8 (2.86%) Subversion
7 7 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (2.50%) Hudson
8 6 (2.14%) Oracle Forms
9 5 (1.79%) Toad
9 5 (1.79%) Git (software)
9 5 (1.79%) Jenkins
10 4 (1.43%) jMock
10 4 (1.43%) Serena SBM
11 3 (1.07%) Visual Studio
11 3 (1.07%) Talend Open Studio
11 3 (1.07%) Cucumber
12 2 (0.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 2 (0.71%) Apache Ivy
General
1 96 (34.29%) Finance
2 85 (30.36%) Banking
3 46 (16.43%) Investment Banking
4 13 (4.64%) Front Office
5 12 (4.29%) Back Office
6 11 (3.93%) Billing
7 8 (2.86%) Retail
8 7 (2.50%) Financial Institution
8 7 (2.50%) Telecoms
8 7 (2.50%) Legal
9 3 (1.07%) French Language
9 3 (1.07%) Spanish Language
10 2 (0.71%) General Ledger
10 2 (0.71%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.71%) International Banking
10 2 (0.71%) Games
10 2 (0.71%) Advertising
11 1 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.36%) Marketing
11 1 (0.36%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 96 (34.29%) Developer
2 70 (25.00%) DBA
3 62 (22.14%) Oracle DBA
4 42 (15.00%) Architect
5 25 (8.93%) Administrator
6 24 (8.57%) Analyst
6 24 (8.57%) Oracle Developer
7 21 (7.50%) Java Developer
8 15 (5.36%) Senior Developer
9 13 (4.64%) Applications Support
9 13 (4.64%) Solutions Architect
10 10 (3.57%) Software Engineer
10 10 (3.57%) Consultant
10 10 (3.57%) Support Analyst
11 9 (3.21%) Programmer
11 9 (3.21%) SQL DBA
11 9 (3.21%) Oracle Architect
12 8 (2.86%) Database Architect
12 8 (2.86%) Senior Java Developer
12 8 (2.86%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (12.86%) JDBC
2 34 (12.14%) Spring
3 31 (11.07%) JMS
4 27 (9.64%) .NET
5 26 (9.29%) Web Services
6 25 (8.93%) J2EE
7 22 (7.86%) XML
8 21 (7.50%) Middleware
9 19 (6.79%) Spring MVC
10 15 (5.36%) Oracle Fusion
11 14 (5.00%) Hibernate
12 13 (4.64%) WebCenter
13 10 (3.57%) HTML
14 9 (3.21%) REST
15 8 (2.86%) XSD
15 8 (2.86%) SOAP
16 7 (2.50%) CSS
16 7 (2.50%) FIX Protocol
17 6 (2.14%) jQuery
17 6 (2.14%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 20 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (6.79%) Computer Science
3 16 (5.71%) Market Risk
4 10 (3.57%) Data Integration
4 10 (3.57%) Replication
5 9 (3.21%) Clustering
5 9 (3.21%) Derivative
6 7 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (2.14%) Credit Risk
8 5 (1.79%) N-Tier
9 3 (1.07%) Fixed Income
9 3 (1.07%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.07%) Statistics
9 3 (1.07%) Data Protection Act
9 3 (1.07%) Economics
9 3 (1.07%) Open Source
9 3 (1.07%) SWIFT
10 2 (0.71%) Inversion of Control
10 2 (0.71%) Grid Computing
10 2 (0.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 74 (26.43%) Linux
2 63 (22.50%) UNIX
3 46 (16.43%) Windows
4 21 (7.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (5.00%) Solaris
6 9 (3.21%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (1.07%) AIX
8 3 (1.07%) VMS
9 2 (0.71%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (0.71%) OpenVMS
10 1 (0.36%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.36%) CentOS
10 1 (0.36%) Android
10 1 (0.36%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.36%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (15.36%) Performance Tuning
2 39 (13.93%) ETL
3 37 (13.21%) Business Intelligence
4 34 (12.14%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (10.00%) Data Modelling
6 27 (9.64%) Continuous Integration
7 26 (9.29%) SOA
8 25 (8.93%) ITIL
9 24 (8.57%) Multithreading
10 23 (8.21%) Migration
11 22 (7.86%) MVC
12 20 (7.14%) Unit Testing
12 20 (7.14%) Software Engineering
13 19 (6.79%) Low Latency
14 18 (6.43%) Business Analysis
14 18 (6.43%) Risk Management
15 17 (6.07%) OO
16 16 (5.71%) Data Analysis
16 16 (5.71%) Scrum
17 15 (5.36%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 142 (50.71%) SQL
2 79 (28.21%) PL/SQL
3 73 (26.07%) Java
4 47 (16.79%) Shell Script
5 25 (8.93%) C#
6 17 (6.07%) Bash Shell
7 14 (5.00%) Perl
8 13 (4.64%) PowerShell
9 11 (3.93%) Python
9 11 (3.93%) JavaScript
10 9 (3.21%) Jython
10 9 (3.21%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
11 7 (2.50%) C++
11 7 (2.50%) T-SQL
11 7 (2.50%) VBScript
12 5 (1.79%) Groovy
13 4 (1.43%) VB
13 4 (1.43%) C
14 3 (1.07%) PHP
14 3 (1.07%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 21 (7.50%) Degree
2 20 (7.14%) Security Cleared
3 12 (4.29%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.79%) Oracle Certification
5 4 (1.43%) DV Cleared
5 4 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.43%) OCP
6 3 (1.07%) ISEB
6 3 (1.07%) MCITP
6 3 (1.07%) ISTQB
6 3 (1.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.71%) IBM Certification
8 1 (0.36%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.36%) MCSE
8 1 (0.36%) CCNA
8 1 (0.36%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.36%) CFA
8 1 (0.36%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.36%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.93%) Data Quality
2 7 (2.50%) QA
3 1 (0.36%) SLA
3 1 (0.36%) COBIT
3 1 (0.36%) COREP
3 1 (0.36%) FINREP
System Software
1 49 (17.50%) Oracle RAC
2 27 (9.64%) Oracle RMAN
3 7 (2.50%) Active Directory
3 7 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.71%) RHEV
4 2 (0.71%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (0.71%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.36%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.36%) SRDF
5 1 (0.36%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (0.36%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.36%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.36%) Platform Symphony
5 1 (0.36%) KVM
Systems Management
1 32 (11.43%) Data Guard
2 21 (7.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 10 (3.57%) Oracle Identity Management
4 6 (2.14%) Tivoli
5 5 (1.79%) Control-M
5 5 (1.79%) Puppet
6 3 (1.07%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 3 (1.07%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 3 (1.07%) BMC PATROL
7 2 (0.71%) Vagrant
7 2 (0.71%) Oracle EDQ
7 2 (0.71%) OpenSSO
8 1 (0.36%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.36%) BladeLogic
8 1 (0.36%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 1 (0.36%) SCCM
8 1 (0.36%) SCOM
8 1 (0.36%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 280 (100.00%) Oracle
2 34 (12.14%) Microsoft
3 18 (6.43%) Red Hat
3 18 (6.43%) Siebel
4 15 (5.36%) VMware
5 14 (5.00%) Sybase
6 12 (4.29%) IBM
6 12 (4.29%) BMC
6 12 (4.29%) Remedy
7 10 (3.57%) Business Objects
8 8 (2.86%) Informatica
9 7 (2.50%) Teradata
10 6 (2.14%) Sun
10 6 (2.14%) Cognos
11 5 (1.79%) Veritas
12 4 (1.43%) JBoss
12 4 (1.43%) Serena
13 3 (1.07%) Cisco
13 3 (1.07%) Citrix
13 3 (1.07%) HP
City, London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £250.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Benedict Cole Limited
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £400 - £512 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Swan It Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £300 - £370 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £370.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
DP Connect
Rate: £350 - £370 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Uniting Ambition
Rate: 400 - 500
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Rate: £320 - £400 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £375 - £475 per day
Posted: 19 days ago