The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Database skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England 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 August 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 67 79 69
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -10
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 86 42 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.70% 1.73% 2.57%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.03% 8.16% 11.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 26 31
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£350 £368 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +28.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £258 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £650 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 4
Average hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £26.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £25.00 £15.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.24 £33.00 £27.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £36.50 £27.25
% change year-on-year
-17.80% +33.94%
Oracle Database
England

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 East of England region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
780 515 699
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 24.51% 21.21% 22.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 506 306 394
Average daily rate £353 £350 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.71% +10.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £190 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 24 46
Average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.85 £22.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.10 £50.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.75 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-7.31% +6.03%

Oracle Database
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Oracle Database Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Oracle Database
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Oracle Database Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Oracle Database
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle Database across the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Oracle Database Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Oracle Database
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Oracle Database Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Oracle Database
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Database within the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +11 43 £325 -31.57% 14
Essex +5 13 £313 -21.87% 1
Cambridgeshire -9 13 £375 +3.09% 1
Suffolk -10 8 £255 +2.00%
Bedfordshire -13 5 £285 -18.57% 5
Oracle Database
England

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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.

1 154 (100.00%) Oracle
2 102 (66.23%) SQL
3 51 (33.12%) PL/SQL
4 46 (29.87%) Java
5 38 (24.68%) Linux
5 38 (24.68%) ETL
6 37 (24.03%) Oracle Database 11g
7 35 (22.73%) UNIX
8 32 (20.78%) Data Warehouse
9 28 (18.18%) Finance
10 27 (17.53%) Performance Tuning
11 26 (16.88%) Data Analysis
12 25 (16.23%) XML
12 25 (16.23%) Data Modelling
13 23 (14.94%) Relational Database
14 21 (13.64%) Oracle Database 10g
14 21 (13.64%) WebLogic
15 20 (12.99%) Windows
16 18 (11.69%) Web Services
16 18 (11.69%) Agile Software Development
17 16 (10.39%) HTML
17 16 (10.39%) SQL Server
17 16 (10.39%) UML
18 15 (9.74%) RDBMS
18 15 (9.74%) Project Management
19 14 (9.09%) Red Hat
19 14 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
19 14 (9.09%) MQSeries
19 14 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 13 (8.44%) Analytics

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 21 (13.64%) WebLogic
2 14 (9.09%) MQSeries
3 12 (7.79%) WebSphere
4 8 (5.19%) WebSphere Application Server
5 7 (4.55%) MS Exchange
6 5 (3.25%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (3.25%) Apache
7 4 (2.60%) IBM HTTP Server
7 4 (2.60%) Tomcat
7 4 (2.60%) IIS
7 4 (2.60%) Oracle Application Server
7 4 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (1.95%) SharePoint
9 2 (1.30%) WebLogic Portal
9 2 (1.30%) Oracle Workflow
9 2 (1.30%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (1.30%) SAS
10 1 (0.65%) GlassFish
10 1 (0.65%) SugarCRM
10 1 (0.65%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 8 (5.19%) MS Office
2 5 (3.25%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (4.55%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (2.60%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (1.95%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (1.30%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.65%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (0.65%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.65%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.65%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.65%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.65%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.65%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.65%) Oracle HRMS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.49%) DHCP
1 10 (6.49%) DNS
2 7 (4.55%) SAN
3 4 (2.60%) HTTP
4 2 (1.30%) Internet
4 2 (1.30%) SMTP
4 2 (1.30%) NAS
5 1 (0.65%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.65%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (24.03%) Oracle Database 11g
2 32 (20.78%) Data Warehouse
3 23 (14.94%) Relational Database
4 21 (13.64%) Oracle Database 10g
5 16 (10.39%) SQL Server
6 15 (9.74%) RDBMS
7 14 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
8 12 (7.79%) DB2
9 9 (5.84%) Data Mart
10 8 (5.19%) BusinessObjects XI
11 7 (4.55%) NoSQL
11 7 (4.55%) Oracle9i Database
12 5 (3.25%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 5 (3.25%) Oracle ODI
13 4 (2.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 3 (1.95%) Hadoop
15 2 (1.30%) dBASE
15 2 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 2 (1.30%) PowerCenter
15 2 (1.30%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 9 (5.84%) Oracle Forms
1 9 (5.84%) QuickTest Pro
2 7 (4.55%) JIRA
3 6 (3.90%) Eclipse
3 6 (3.90%) JUnit
4 5 (3.25%) ClearQuest
5 4 (2.60%) Visual Studio
6 3 (1.95%) Maven
6 3 (1.95%) Subversion
7 2 (1.30%) WebLogic Workshop
7 2 (1.30%) PowerDesigner
7 2 (1.30%) Toad
8 1 (0.65%) Lombardi
8 1 (0.65%) Gradle
8 1 (0.65%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.65%) Ant
8 1 (0.65%) LoadRunner
8 1 (0.65%) Bugzilla
General
1 28 (18.18%) Finance
2 10 (6.49%) Pharmaceutical
3 9 (5.84%) Banking
4 5 (3.25%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.60%) Retail
6 3 (1.95%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.95%) Automotive
7 2 (1.30%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.65%) Marketing
8 1 (0.65%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.65%) Local Government
8 1 (0.65%) Legal
Job Titles
1 48 (31.17%) Developer
2 34 (22.08%) Analyst
3 22 (14.29%) DBA
4 21 (13.64%) Oracle DBA
5 17 (11.04%) Architect
6 15 (9.74%) Consultant
6 15 (9.74%) Oracle Developer
7 12 (7.79%) Tester
8 10 (6.49%) Data Analyst
8 10 (6.49%) Support Analyst
8 10 (6.49%) Administrator
9 8 (5.19%) Business Objects Developer
9 8 (5.19%) Business Developer
10 7 (4.55%) Senior Developer
11 6 (3.90%) Solutions Architect
11 6 (3.90%) Java Developer
11 6 (3.90%) Infrastructure Architect
11 6 (3.90%) .NET Developer
11 6 (3.90%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
12 5 (3.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (16.23%) XML
2 18 (11.69%) Web Services
3 16 (10.39%) HTML
4 13 (8.44%) XSD
4 13 (8.44%) J2EE
5 12 (7.79%) Hibernate
6 11 (7.14%) Spring
7 10 (6.49%) .NET
8 7 (4.55%) HTML5
8 7 (4.55%) XSLT
8 7 (4.55%) Servlets
9 6 (3.90%) Middleware
9 6 (3.90%) XML Schema
9 6 (3.90%) ASP.NET
10 5 (3.25%) jQuery
10 5 (3.25%) Java EE
10 5 (3.25%) JMS
11 3 (1.95%) Ajax
11 3 (1.95%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 3 (1.95%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.79%) Replication
1 12 (7.79%) PKI
2 8 (5.19%) Visualisation
2 8 (5.19%) Statistics
3 7 (4.55%) Informatics
4 6 (3.90%) N-Tier
5 4 (2.60%) Blackberry
6 3 (1.95%) Mathematics
6 3 (1.95%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.95%) Open Source
6 3 (1.95%) Mainframe
6 3 (1.95%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.30%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.30%) Data Integration
7 2 (1.30%) Economics
7 2 (1.30%) Applied Mathematics
8 1 (0.65%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (0.65%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.65%) HP Superdome
8 1 (0.65%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 38 (24.68%) Linux
2 35 (22.73%) UNIX
3 20 (12.99%) Windows
4 14 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (6.49%) Solaris
6 8 (5.19%) AIX
7 7 (4.55%) SUSE
8 4 (2.60%) HPUX
9 3 (1.95%) CentOS
9 3 (1.95%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (1.30%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.65%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.65%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.65%) OpenVMS
11 1 (0.65%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (24.68%) ETL
2 27 (17.53%) Performance Tuning
3 26 (16.88%) Data Analysis
4 25 (16.23%) Data Modelling
5 18 (11.69%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (10.39%) UML
7 15 (9.74%) Project Management
8 13 (8.44%) Analytics
8 13 (8.44%) ITIL
8 13 (8.44%) Migration
9 12 (7.79%) EAI
9 12 (7.79%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (6.49%) Web Development
11 8 (5.19%) Data Architecture
11 8 (5.19%) V-Model
11 8 (5.19%) Manual Testing
11 8 (5.19%) System Testing
11 8 (5.19%) Data Mapping
12 7 (4.55%) Time Management
12 7 (4.55%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 102 (66.23%) SQL
2 51 (33.12%) PL/SQL
3 46 (29.87%) Java
4 13 (8.44%) Shell Script
5 11 (7.14%) Perl
6 9 (5.84%) JavaScript
7 7 (4.55%) C#
7 7 (4.55%) C++
7 7 (4.55%) VBA
8 4 (2.60%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.30%) Tcl
9 2 (1.30%) Python
9 2 (1.30%) PHP
10 1 (0.65%) R
10 1 (0.65%) COBOL
10 1 (0.65%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.65%) JCL
Qualifications
1 12 (7.79%) Security Cleared
2 11 (7.14%) SC Cleared
3 8 (5.19%) Sun Certification
4 4 (2.60%) Oracle Certification
5 3 (1.95%) Degree
5 3 (1.95%) RHCE
5 3 (1.95%) OCP
6 1 (0.65%) MCITP
6 1 (0.65%) MCSE
6 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.65%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.90%) QA
2 2 (1.30%) SLA
3 1 (0.65%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.65%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.65%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (6.49%) Oracle RMAN
2 8 (5.19%) Active Directory
3 6 (3.90%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (2.60%) VMware ESX
4 4 (2.60%) vSphere
4 4 (2.60%) XenApp
4 4 (2.60%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (1.30%) ISA Server
5 2 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (1.30%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (0.65%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (0.65%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.65%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.65%) RACF
Systems Management
1 10 (6.49%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 9 (5.84%) HP Quality Center
3 8 (5.19%) Data Guard
4 7 (4.55%) SCOM
5 5 (3.25%) EMC NetWorker
6 4 (2.60%) Backup Exec
6 4 (2.60%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 4 (2.60%) WSUS
7 3 (1.95%) SCCM
8 2 (1.30%) OpenSSO
9 1 (0.65%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 154 (100.00%) Oracle
2 14 (9.09%) Red Hat
3 13 (8.44%) Microsoft
4 11 (7.14%) HP
5 10 (6.49%) Sun
6 8 (5.19%) Business Objects
7 7 (4.55%) AccuRev
7 7 (4.55%) Informatica
8 6 (3.90%) IBM
8 6 (3.90%) EMC
8 6 (3.90%) SAP
8 6 (3.90%) F5
9 5 (3.25%) Tableau
9 5 (3.25%) VMware
10 4 (2.60%) Symantec
10 4 (2.60%) Citrix
11 3 (1.95%) Dell
11 3 (1.95%) Teradata
12 2 (1.30%) Veritas
12 2 (1.30%) Cisco
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