The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 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 City of London 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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 73 66 71
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +5
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 148 208 192
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.52% 2.93% 2.46%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.95% 12.90% 11.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 139 123
Average daily rate
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£450 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £575 £536
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.75% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £27.50 £46.23 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.50% +2.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £37.25 £30.50
% change year-on-year
-19.46% +22.13%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1351 1613 1606
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 22.97% 22.70% 20.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1023 1189 1192
Average daily rate £450 £435 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £315 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 21 15
Average hourly rate £27.50 £51.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.07% +36.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.80 £13.20 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.03 £52.50 £50.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
Oracle Database
London

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 24 July 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 24 July 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.

1 298 (100.00%) Oracle
2 158 (53.02%) SQL
3 139 (46.64%) Oracle Database 11g
4 107 (35.91%) Finance
5 92 (30.87%) Banking
6 89 (29.87%) Java
7 79 (26.51%) PL/SQL
8 75 (25.17%) Linux
9 73 (24.50%) UNIX
10 63 (21.14%) Oracle Database 10g
11 59 (19.80%) SQL Server
12 53 (17.79%) Performance Tuning
12 53 (17.79%) Relational Database
13 50 (16.78%) Oracle RAC
14 48 (16.11%) Investment Banking
15 45 (15.10%) ETL
16 41 (13.76%) Windows
17 39 (13.09%) Data Warehouse
17 39 (13.09%) Microsoft
17 39 (13.09%) Shell Script
18 38 (12.75%) RDBMS
18 38 (12.75%) Spring
19 35 (11.74%) Business Intelligence
20 32 (10.74%) Web Services
20 32 (10.74%) Data Guard
21 31 (10.40%) XML
21 31 (10.40%) ITIL
22 30 (10.07%) SOA
23 29 (9.73%) J2EE
24 28 (9.40%) WebLogic

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 28 (9.40%) WebLogic
2 18 (6.04%) Oracle Service Bus
3 15 (5.03%) Tomcat
3 15 (5.03%) Apache
3 15 (5.03%) Oracle Coherence
4 13 (4.36%) WebSphere
5 12 (4.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 9 (3.02%) WebLogic Portal
7 8 (2.68%) BizTalk Server
8 6 (2.01%) WebSphere Application Server
8 6 (2.01%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 5 (1.68%) TIBCO EMS
9 5 (1.68%) SharePoint
9 5 (1.68%) SAS
10 4 (1.34%) MS Exchange
11 3 (1.01%) Liferay
11 3 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2007
11 3 (1.01%) WebSphere Process Server
11 3 (1.01%) IIS
12 2 (0.67%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 11 (3.69%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.36%) MS Office
3 2 (0.67%) MS Project
4 1 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.34%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.34%) SPSS
4 1 (0.34%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (4.03%) Oracle BPM
2 8 (2.68%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (1.68%) Documaker
4 3 (1.01%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (1.01%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (0.67%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (0.67%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.67%) Summit
5 2 (0.67%) Siebel Analytics
5 2 (0.67%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.67%) Oracle FAH
6 1 (0.34%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
6 1 (0.34%) Oracle iProcurement
6 1 (0.34%) Oracle Retail
6 1 (0.34%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.34%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.34%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (0.34%) SunGard GMI
6 1 (0.34%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.34%) SaaS
3 1 (0.34%) PaaS
3 1 (0.34%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.34%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.36%) HTTP
2 8 (2.68%) SSL
2 8 (2.68%) LDAP
2 8 (2.68%) Internet
2 8 (2.68%) SAN
3 6 (2.01%) TCP/IP
4 5 (1.68%) HTTPS
5 3 (1.01%) Firewall
5 3 (1.01%) DMZ
5 3 (1.01%) LAN
5 3 (1.01%) WAN
6 2 (0.67%) FTP
6 2 (0.67%) AMQP
7 1 (0.34%) NAS
7 1 (0.34%) SSH
7 1 (0.34%) DHCP
7 1 (0.34%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.34%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 139 (46.64%) Oracle Database 11g
2 63 (21.14%) Oracle Database 10g
3 59 (19.80%) SQL Server
4 53 (17.79%) Relational Database
5 39 (13.09%) Data Warehouse
6 38 (12.75%) RDBMS
7 21 (7.05%) SQL Server 2008
8 19 (6.38%) Oracle Reports
9 18 (6.04%) Oracle Database 12c
10 17 (5.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 16 (5.37%) Oracle BI EE
11 16 (5.37%) Oracle ODI
12 14 (4.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 14 (4.70%) BusinessObjects XI
13 13 (4.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 11 (3.69%) Oracle9i Database
15 9 (3.02%) SQL Server 2005
16 8 (2.68%) MySQL
16 8 (2.68%) Oracle Exadata
16 8 (2.68%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 22 (7.38%) Maven
2 16 (5.37%) JUnit
3 14 (4.70%) JIRA
4 10 (3.36%) Jenkins
5 9 (3.02%) CruiseControl
5 9 (3.02%) Subversion
6 8 (2.68%) Toad
6 8 (2.68%) Oracle Forms
6 8 (2.68%) Talend Open Studio
6 8 (2.68%) Git (software)
7 7 (2.35%) Hudson
7 7 (2.35%) Visual Studio
8 6 (2.01%) TeamCity
8 6 (2.01%) Mockito
9 4 (1.34%) Ant
9 4 (1.34%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 4 (1.34%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (1.01%) Cucumber
10 3 (1.01%) Apache Ivy
10 3 (1.01%) jMock
General
1 107 (35.91%) Finance
2 92 (30.87%) Banking
3 48 (16.11%) Investment Banking
4 18 (6.04%) Front Office
5 10 (3.36%) Back Office
5 10 (3.36%) Retail
6 8 (2.68%) Billing
7 7 (2.35%) Financial Institution
8 5 (1.68%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.68%) Legal
9 3 (1.01%) French Language
9 3 (1.01%) Spanish Language
9 3 (1.01%) Retail Banking
9 3 (1.01%) Advertising
9 3 (1.01%) Publishing
10 2 (0.67%) Games
10 2 (0.67%) General Ledger
10 2 (0.67%) International Banking
10 2 (0.67%) German Language
11 1 (0.34%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 98 (32.89%) Developer
2 65 (21.81%) DBA
3 57 (19.13%) Oracle DBA
4 39 (13.09%) Architect
5 31 (10.40%) Analyst
6 26 (8.72%) Oracle Developer
7 24 (8.05%) Java Developer
8 19 (6.38%) Administrator
9 13 (4.36%) Solutions Architect
9 13 (4.36%) Applications Support
10 12 (4.03%) Senior Developer
10 12 (4.03%) ETL Developer
11 11 (3.69%) SQL DBA
12 9 (3.02%) SQL Developer
12 9 (3.02%) C# Developer
12 9 (3.02%) Support Analyst
12 9 (3.02%) Business Analyst
13 8 (2.68%) Business Developer
13 8 (2.68%) Consultant
14 7 (2.35%) Senior DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (12.75%) Spring
2 32 (10.74%) Web Services
3 31 (10.40%) XML
4 29 (9.73%) J2EE
5 26 (8.72%) .NET
6 25 (8.39%) JDBC
6 25 (8.39%) JMS
7 22 (7.38%) Middleware
8 13 (4.36%) Oracle Fusion
8 13 (4.36%) Spring MVC
9 11 (3.69%) Hibernate
10 10 (3.36%) SOAP
10 10 (3.36%) WSDL
11 9 (3.02%) Apache Camel
12 8 (2.68%) WebCenter
13 7 (2.35%) REST
13 7 (2.35%) FIX Protocol
13 7 (2.35%) HTML
13 7 (2.35%) XSD
14 6 (2.01%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 23 (7.72%) Computer Science
2 16 (5.37%) Clustering
3 11 (3.69%) Replication
4 10 (3.36%) Derivative
4 10 (3.36%) Credit Risk
5 9 (3.02%) Data Integration
5 9 (3.02%) Market Risk
6 6 (2.01%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.34%) Statistics
7 4 (1.34%) Mobile Payment
8 3 (1.01%) SWIFT
8 3 (1.01%) Open Source
8 3 (1.01%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (1.01%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.01%) Economics
8 3 (1.01%) Fixed Income
8 3 (1.01%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.01%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (0.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 75 (25.17%) Linux
2 73 (24.50%) UNIX
3 41 (13.76%) Windows
4 23 (7.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 20 (6.71%) Solaris
6 9 (3.02%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (1.68%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (1.68%) AIX
8 4 (1.34%) CentOS
8 4 (1.34%) Oracle Linux
9 3 (1.01%) Fedora
9 3 (1.01%) SUSE
10 2 (0.67%) OpenVMS
10 2 (0.67%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.34%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.34%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.34%) Android
11 1 (0.34%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.34%) VMS
11 1 (0.34%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (17.79%) Performance Tuning
2 45 (15.10%) ETL
3 35 (11.74%) Business Intelligence
4 31 (10.40%) ITIL
5 30 (10.07%) SOA
6 28 (9.40%) Data Modelling
7 25 (8.39%) Migration
8 24 (8.05%) Continuous Integration
9 23 (7.72%) Data Analysis
10 21 (7.05%) Software Engineering
10 21 (7.05%) Agile Software Development
11 20 (6.71%) OO
11 20 (6.71%) Scrum
12 18 (6.04%) Analytics
13 17 (5.70%) MVC
13 17 (5.70%) TDD
14 16 (5.37%) Multithreading
15 15 (5.03%) Low Latency
15 15 (5.03%) Risk Management
15 15 (5.03%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 158 (53.02%) SQL
2 89 (29.87%) Java
3 79 (26.51%) PL/SQL
4 39 (13.09%) Shell Script
5 24 (8.05%) C#
6 15 (5.03%) Bash Shell
7 10 (3.36%) PowerShell
8 9 (3.02%) Perl
8 9 (3.02%) Python
9 8 (2.68%) JavaScript
10 7 (2.35%) T-SQL
10 7 (2.35%) C
11 6 (2.01%) VB
11 6 (2.01%) VBA
11 6 (2.01%) Groovy
11 6 (2.01%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
12 5 (1.68%) XPath
12 5 (1.68%) Jython
12 5 (1.68%) VBScript
12 5 (1.68%) C++
Qualifications
1 25 (8.39%) Degree
2 17 (5.70%) Security Cleared
3 10 (3.36%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (1.68%) DV Cleared
4 5 (1.68%) ISTQB
5 4 (1.34%) ISEB
5 4 (1.34%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.01%) Oracle Certification
7 2 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.67%) OCP
7 2 (0.67%) MCITP
8 1 (0.34%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.34%) CFA
8 1 (0.34%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.34%) IBM Certification
8 1 (0.34%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.03%) QA
2 6 (2.01%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.01%) EMIR
3 3 (1.01%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.34%) FATCA
4 1 (0.34%) COBIT
System Software
1 50 (16.78%) Oracle RAC
2 25 (8.39%) Oracle RMAN
3 10 (3.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (2.68%) Active Directory
5 5 (1.68%) KVM
6 4 (1.34%) vCloud
7 3 (1.01%) XenServer
7 3 (1.01%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 3 (1.01%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (1.01%) Xen
7 3 (1.01%) VMware ESX
7 3 (1.01%) Terminal Server
8 2 (0.67%) RHEV
8 2 (0.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 2 (0.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 2 (0.67%) SRDF
9 1 (0.34%) Platform Symphony
9 1 (0.34%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.34%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 32 (10.74%) Data Guard
2 21 (7.05%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 8 (2.68%) Tivoli
4 6 (2.01%) Control-M
4 6 (2.01%) Oracle Identity Management
5 5 (1.68%) Puppet
6 4 (1.34%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 4 (1.34%) BMC PATROL
7 3 (1.01%) Tivoli Monitoring
8 2 (0.67%) NetBackup
8 2 (0.67%) Vagrant
8 2 (0.67%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (0.67%) OpenSSO
9 1 (0.34%) Sun Identity Manager
9 1 (0.34%) Oracle Identity Manager
9 1 (0.34%) Oracle EDQ
9 1 (0.34%) SCCM
9 1 (0.34%) SCOM
9 1 (0.34%) BladeLogic
9 1 (0.34%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 298 (100.00%) Oracle
2 39 (13.09%) Microsoft
3 21 (7.05%) Red Hat
3 21 (7.05%) Business Objects
4 13 (4.36%) Siebel
4 13 (4.36%) Sybase
5 12 (4.03%) IBM
5 12 (4.03%) VMware
6 11 (3.69%) BMC
7 10 (3.36%) Hyperion
8 8 (2.68%) Remedy
8 8 (2.68%) Talend
9 7 (2.35%) Citrix
10 6 (2.01%) Sun
10 6 (2.01%) Informatica
10 6 (2.01%) Teradata
11 5 (1.68%) Veritas
11 5 (1.68%) TIBCO
11 5 (1.68%) Cognos
11 5 (1.68%) HP
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