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 22 December 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 102 51 85
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +34
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 105 222 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.87% 3.30% 2.24%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.37% 13.15% 9.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 154 104
Average daily rate
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£413 £434 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.89% -0.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £554 £622 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.20% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £34.00 £32.50 £49.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% -33.67%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £31.90 £44.38
% change year-on-year
+48.90% -28.11%
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
1255 1688 1414
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 22.32% 25.10% 23.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1014 1265 1091
Average daily rate £425 £430 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% -4.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 8
Average hourly rate £30.00 £41.53 £26.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.76% +55.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £34.15 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £151.85 £49.01
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -6.66%

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 22 December 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 22 December 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.

1 230 (100.00%) Oracle
2 135 (58.70%) SQL
3 101 (43.91%) Oracle Database 11g
4 88 (38.26%) PL/SQL
5 81 (35.22%) Finance
6 62 (26.96%) UNIX
7 61 (26.52%) Linux
8 57 (24.78%) Java
9 50 (21.74%) Banking
10 49 (21.30%) Oracle Database 10g
11 44 (19.13%) SQL Server
12 38 (16.52%) Shell Script
13 36 (15.65%) Relational Database
14 33 (14.35%) Business Intelligence
14 33 (14.35%) Oracle RAC
15 32 (13.91%) Windows
16 31 (13.48%) RDBMS
17 29 (12.61%) Migration
18 28 (12.17%) Agile Software Development
19 27 (11.74%) C#
19 27 (11.74%) .NET
19 27 (11.74%) Investment Banking
20 26 (11.30%) Oracle Reports
21 25 (10.87%) ETL
21 25 (10.87%) Oracle RMAN
22 24 (10.43%) Data Warehouse
23 23 (10.00%) Web Services
23 23 (10.00%) Oracle ODI
23 23 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
24 22 (9.57%) WebLogic

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

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 22 (9.57%) WebLogic
2 10 (4.35%) WebSphere
2 10 (4.35%) Oracle Service Bus
3 9 (3.91%) Oracle Coherence
3 9 (3.91%) WebLogic Portal
4 8 (3.48%) SharePoint
4 8 (3.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 7 (3.04%) Tomcat
5 7 (3.04%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 6 (2.61%) Apache
7 5 (2.17%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (1.74%) Oracle Application Server
8 4 (1.74%) CMS
8 4 (1.74%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (1.74%) Node.js
9 3 (1.30%) Oracle 10gAS
9 3 (1.30%) Oracle Workflow
9 3 (1.30%) IIS
9 3 (1.30%) SAS
10 2 (0.87%) JBoss
Applications
1 8 (3.48%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.61%) MS Office
3 3 (1.30%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.87%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (3.48%) Oracle BPM
2 7 (3.04%) Documaker
3 5 (2.17%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.43%) Siebel Analytics
5 1 (0.43%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.43%) Magento
5 1 (0.43%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.43%) SimCorp Dimension
5 1 (0.43%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.43%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.43%) Oracle FAH
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.30%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (0.87%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.91%) HTTP
1 9 (3.91%) SSL
2 7 (3.04%) HTTPS
3 5 (2.17%) SAN
3 5 (2.17%) Internet
4 3 (1.30%) LDAP
5 2 (0.87%) Firewall
6 1 (0.43%) NAS
6 1 (0.43%) AMQP
6 1 (0.43%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.43%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (43.91%) Oracle Database 11g
2 49 (21.30%) Oracle Database 10g
3 44 (19.13%) SQL Server
4 36 (15.65%) Relational Database
5 31 (13.48%) RDBMS
6 26 (11.30%) Oracle Reports
7 24 (10.43%) Data Warehouse
8 23 (10.00%) Oracle ODI
9 20 (8.70%) Oracle BI EE
10 13 (5.65%) Oracle Exadata
11 12 (5.22%) SQL Server 2008
11 12 (5.22%) Oracle Database 12c
12 11 (4.78%) Oracle9i Database
13 10 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 8 (3.48%) Big Data
15 7 (3.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 7 (3.04%) Oracle BI Publisher
15 7 (3.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 5 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
16 5 (2.17%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 18 (7.83%) Maven
2 12 (5.22%) JIRA
2 12 (5.22%) Oracle Forms
3 11 (4.78%) JUnit
4 10 (4.35%) Toad
4 10 (4.35%) CruiseControl
5 8 (3.48%) TeamCity
5 8 (3.48%) Mockito
6 5 (2.17%) Git (software)
6 5 (2.17%) Jenkins
6 5 (2.17%) Subversion
6 5 (2.17%) Oracle APEX
6 5 (2.17%) Visual Studio
7 4 (1.74%) Hudson
7 4 (1.74%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (1.30%) jMock
8 3 (1.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 3 (1.30%) Ant
8 3 (1.30%) Serena SBM
9 2 (0.87%) JDeveloper
General
1 81 (35.22%) Finance
2 50 (21.74%) Banking
3 27 (11.74%) Investment Banking
4 11 (4.78%) Billing
5 10 (4.35%) Back Office
6 7 (3.04%) Front Office
7 6 (2.61%) Telecoms
8 5 (2.17%) Retail
9 4 (1.74%) Games
9 4 (1.74%) Legal
10 3 (1.30%) Advertising
11 1 (0.43%) International Banking
11 1 (0.43%) French Language
11 1 (0.43%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 83 (36.09%) Developer
2 54 (23.48%) DBA
3 50 (21.74%) Oracle DBA
4 29 (12.61%) Oracle Developer
5 27 (11.74%) Architect
6 22 (9.57%) Analyst
7 16 (6.96%) Administrator
8 15 (6.52%) Java Developer
9 12 (5.22%) Applications Support
10 11 (4.78%) Consultant
11 10 (4.35%) Senior Developer
12 9 (3.91%) Support Analyst
13 7 (3.04%) Solutions Architect
13 7 (3.04%) Software Engineer
13 7 (3.04%) Infrastructure Architect
14 6 (2.61%) Oracle Consultant
14 6 (2.61%) C# Developer
14 6 (2.61%) Database Architect
14 6 (2.61%) Oracle Architect
15 5 (2.17%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (11.74%) .NET
2 23 (10.00%) Web Services
3 21 (9.13%) JDBC
4 20 (8.70%) XML
5 19 (8.26%) JMS
6 18 (7.83%) Middleware
6 18 (7.83%) Spring
7 15 (6.52%) J2EE
8 14 (6.09%) HTML
9 13 (5.65%) Oracle Fusion
10 11 (4.78%) Spring MVC
11 10 (4.35%) REST
11 10 (4.35%) Hibernate
12 9 (3.91%) WebCenter
13 8 (3.48%) CSS
13 8 (3.48%) ASP.NET
14 7 (3.04%) XSD
15 6 (2.61%) JSP
15 6 (2.61%) HTML5
16 5 (2.17%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.26%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (6.52%) Market Risk
3 13 (5.65%) Replication
4 12 (5.22%) Computer Science
5 6 (2.61%) Data Integration
6 5 (2.17%) Management Information System
6 5 (2.17%) Clustering
6 5 (2.17%) Derivative
7 4 (1.74%) N-Tier
7 4 (1.74%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.30%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.30%) Equity Derivative
8 3 (1.30%) Statistics
8 3 (1.30%) Equities
9 2 (0.87%) IVR
9 2 (0.87%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (0.87%) Online Games
9 2 (0.87%) iSeries
9 2 (0.87%) Credit Risk
10 1 (0.43%) Equity Risk
Operating Systems
1 62 (26.96%) UNIX
2 61 (26.52%) Linux
3 32 (13.91%) Windows
4 14 (6.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (4.78%) Solaris
6 7 (3.04%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (2.17%) VMS
8 3 (1.30%) OpenVMS
8 3 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (1.30%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (0.87%) Windows Vista
9 2 (0.87%) SUSE
9 2 (0.87%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.87%) AIX
10 1 (0.43%) Windows NT
10 1 (0.43%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.43%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (14.35%) Business Intelligence
2 29 (12.61%) Migration
3 28 (12.17%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (10.87%) ETL
5 23 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
6 20 (8.70%) Unit Testing
7 19 (8.26%) ITIL
8 18 (7.83%) Data Modelling
9 17 (7.39%) SOA
10 16 (6.96%) Continuous Integration
11 14 (6.09%) Business Analysis
11 14 (6.09%) MVC
11 14 (6.09%) Risk Management
12 13 (5.65%) Data Analysis
13 12 (5.22%) Software Engineering
13 12 (5.22%) Multithreading
13 12 (5.22%) Scrum
14 11 (4.78%) Project Management
15 10 (4.35%) Content Management
15 10 (4.35%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 135 (58.70%) SQL
2 88 (38.26%) PL/SQL
3 57 (24.78%) Java
4 38 (16.52%) Shell Script
5 27 (11.74%) C#
6 15 (6.52%) Perl
7 13 (5.65%) JavaScript
8 9 (3.91%) PowerShell
8 9 (3.91%) Bash Shell
9 8 (3.48%) Python
9 8 (3.48%) C++
10 7 (3.04%) C
10 7 (3.04%) Jython
10 7 (3.04%) T-SQL
10 7 (3.04%) VBA
10 7 (3.04%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
11 6 (2.61%) PHP
12 5 (2.17%) VBScript
13 4 (1.74%) VB
14 1 (0.43%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (6.96%) Security Cleared
2 14 (6.09%) Degree
3 8 (3.48%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.17%) Oracle Certification
5 4 (1.74%) DV Cleared
6 3 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.30%) OCP
7 1 (0.43%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.43%) ISEB
7 1 (0.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.43%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.43%) IBM Certification
7 1 (0.43%) OCPJP
7 1 (0.43%) MCITP
7 1 (0.43%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.43%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.91%) Data Quality
2 8 (3.48%) QA
3 2 (0.87%) SLA
3 2 (0.87%) EMIR
4 1 (0.43%) COREP
4 1 (0.43%) FINREP
4 1 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 33 (14.35%) Oracle RAC
2 25 (10.87%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (1.30%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.87%) RHEV
5 1 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.43%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.43%) Corosync
5 1 (0.43%) KVM
Systems Management
1 22 (9.57%) Data Guard
2 17 (7.39%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 7 (3.04%) Oracle Identity Management
4 4 (1.74%) Control-M
5 3 (1.30%) Tivoli
6 2 (0.87%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (0.87%) Nagios
6 2 (0.87%) Vagrant
6 2 (0.87%) Oracle EDQ
7 1 (0.43%) SCOM
7 1 (0.43%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.43%) Tivoli Monitoring
7 1 (0.43%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.43%) OpenSSO
7 1 (0.43%) Puppet
Vendors
1 230 (100.00%) Oracle
2 18 (7.83%) Microsoft
3 15 (6.52%) Red Hat
4 12 (5.22%) Siebel
5 11 (4.78%) Sybase
6 8 (3.48%) IBM
6 8 (3.48%) Remedy
6 8 (3.48%) VMware
7 5 (2.17%) Business Objects
8 4 (1.74%) BMC
8 4 (1.74%) F5
8 4 (1.74%) Cognos
9 3 (1.30%) TIBCO
9 3 (1.30%) GigaSpaces
9 3 (1.30%) Serena
9 3 (1.30%) Informatica
9 3 (1.30%) HP
9 3 (1.30%) Sun
10 2 (0.87%) Veritas
10 2 (0.87%) Teradata
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