The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 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 East of England 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 69 60 75
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +15
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 83 53 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.63% 2.33% 2.04%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.88% 11.45% 9.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 20 24
Average daily rate £348 £391 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.18% +22.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £233 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £450 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 5
Average hourly rate £35.20 £31.70 £29.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.04% +8.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £32.50 £33.25
% change year-on-year
+19.21% -2.25%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
763 463 680
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 24.15% 20.40% 22.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 414 271 368
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 30 34
Average hourly rate £35.20 £28.63 £30.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.96% -5.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £16.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £35.00 £38.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £29.16
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -3.97%
Oracle Database
England

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 23 April 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 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Essex +6 35 £338 -20.58% 8
Hertfordshire +15 32 £295 +5.35% 6
Cambridgeshire -30 10 £438 +7.36% 6
Suffolk +1 6 £425 -
Bedfordshire -19 1 - -
Norfolk - - - -
Oracle Database
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 April 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.

1 122 (100.00%) Oracle
2 77 (63.11%) SQL
3 43 (35.25%) Data Modelling
4 41 (33.61%) ETL
5 36 (29.51%) Data Warehouse
6 32 (26.23%) EAI
7 28 (22.95%) UML
8 25 (20.49%) XSD
9 22 (18.03%) XML
9 22 (18.03%) PL/SQL
9 22 (18.03%) Data Analysis
10 20 (16.39%) Oracle Database 11g
10 20 (16.39%) Oracle Database 10g
11 19 (15.57%) Linux
11 19 (15.57%) Finance
12 17 (13.93%) UNIX
12 17 (13.93%) Performance Tuning
13 16 (13.11%) E-Commerce
13 16 (13.11%) Java
13 16 (13.11%) Agile Software Development
13 16 (13.11%) Data Guard
14 15 (12.30%) Project Management
15 14 (11.48%) Relational Database
16 13 (10.66%) Analytics
16 13 (10.66%) ITIL
17 12 (9.84%) .NET
17 12 (9.84%) Windows
17 12 (9.84%) Migration
18 11 (9.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 11 (9.02%) AIX

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

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 7 (5.74%) WebLogic
2 6 (4.92%) IIS
2 6 (4.92%) WebSphere Application Server
2 6 (4.92%) Tomcat
2 6 (4.92%) MQSeries
2 6 (4.92%) WebSphere
2 6 (4.92%) IBM HTTP Server
3 5 (4.10%) Oracle Application Server
4 2 (1.64%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.64%) Apache
4 2 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (1.64%) CMS
4 2 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.82%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (0.82%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.82%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.82%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (0.82%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.74%) HTTP
2 4 (3.28%) DNS
2 4 (3.28%) Internet
2 4 (3.28%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (29.51%) Data Warehouse
2 20 (16.39%) Oracle Database 11g
2 20 (16.39%) Oracle Database 10g
3 14 (11.48%) Relational Database
4 10 (8.20%) RDBMS
4 10 (8.20%) Data Mart
5 9 (7.38%) DB2
6 8 (6.56%) Oracle Reports
6 8 (6.56%) BusinessObjects XI
7 7 (5.74%) SQL Server
8 6 (4.92%) Oracle9i Database
8 6 (4.92%) Oracle OWB
9 5 (4.10%) Oracle ODI
10 2 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (1.64%) Oracle Database 12c
11 1 (0.82%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 1 (0.82%) Oracle Exadata
11 1 (0.82%) dBASE
11 1 (0.82%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 8 (6.56%) PowerDesigner
1 8 (6.56%) Oracle Forms
2 7 (5.74%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (1.64%) Toad
4 1 (0.82%) XDoclet
4 1 (0.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (15.57%) Finance
2 7 (5.74%) Manufacturing
2 7 (5.74%) Retail
2 7 (5.74%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (1.64%) Automotive
4 1 (0.82%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 49 (40.16%) Analyst
2 34 (27.87%) Data Analyst
3 29 (23.77%) Developer
4 22 (18.03%) DBA
4 22 (18.03%) Oracle DBA
5 9 (7.38%) Oracle Developer
5 9 (7.38%) Consultant
6 8 (6.56%) Business Developer
6 8 (6.56%) Business Objects Developer
7 6 (4.92%) Project Manager
7 6 (4.92%) Delivery Project Manager
7 6 (4.92%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 6 (4.92%) Technical Project Manager
7 6 (4.92%) Oracle Analyst
7 6 (4.92%) Technical Services Manager
7 6 (4.92%) Infrastructure Manager
7 6 (4.92%) Technical Manager
7 6 (4.92%) Delivery Manager
7 6 (4.92%) Database Analyst
7 6 (4.92%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (20.49%) XSD
2 22 (18.03%) XML
3 12 (9.84%) .NET
4 10 (8.20%) XML Schema
4 10 (8.20%) J2EE
4 10 (8.20%) HTML
5 5 (4.10%) ASP.NET
6 4 (3.28%) Middleware
6 4 (3.28%) Servlets
6 4 (3.28%) Web Services
6 4 (3.28%) XSLT
7 3 (2.46%) HTML5
7 3 (2.46%) CSS
8 2 (1.64%) JAXB
8 2 (1.64%) Silverlight
8 2 (1.64%) WinForms
8 2 (1.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (0.82%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 1 (0.82%) Oracle Fusion
9 1 (0.82%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.56%) Visualisation
2 7 (5.74%) Informatics
2 7 (5.74%) N-Tier
3 5 (4.10%) Replication
3 5 (4.10%) Mainframe
4 3 (2.46%) PKI
4 3 (2.46%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.64%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.64%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.64%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.82%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 19 (15.57%) Linux
2 17 (13.93%) UNIX
3 12 (9.84%) Windows
4 11 (9.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (9.02%) AIX
5 6 (4.92%) SUSE
6 5 (4.10%) Solaris
7 2 (1.64%) HPUX
7 2 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.82%) CentOS
8 1 (0.82%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.82%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.82%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (35.25%) Data Modelling
2 41 (33.61%) ETL
3 32 (26.23%) EAI
4 28 (22.95%) UML
5 22 (18.03%) Data Analysis
6 17 (13.93%) Performance Tuning
7 16 (13.11%) E-Commerce
7 16 (13.11%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (12.30%) Project Management
9 13 (10.66%) Analytics
9 13 (10.66%) ITIL
10 12 (9.84%) Migration
11 10 (8.20%) Web Development
12 9 (7.38%) Data Migration
13 8 (6.56%) Service Delivery
13 8 (6.56%) Business Intelligence
13 8 (6.56%) System Testing
14 7 (5.74%) Configuration Management
15 6 (4.92%) Data Architecture
16 5 (4.10%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 77 (63.11%) SQL
2 22 (18.03%) PL/SQL
3 16 (13.11%) Java
4 10 (8.20%) Shell Script
5 6 (4.92%) JavaScript
6 5 (4.10%) C#
7 4 (3.28%) C++
8 2 (1.64%) Perl
8 2 (1.64%) VB
8 2 (1.64%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.64%) VB6
9 1 (0.82%) LINC
9 1 (0.82%) COBOL
9 1 (0.82%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (4.10%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.28%) Sun Certification
2 4 (3.28%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.46%) Degree
3 3 (2.46%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (1.64%) OCP
4 2 (1.64%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.82%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.10%) QA
2 2 (1.64%) SLA
3 1 (0.82%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (8.20%) Oracle RMAN
2 7 (5.74%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (2.46%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.64%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 2 (1.64%) XenApp
4 2 (1.64%) VMware ESX
4 2 (1.64%) vSphere
5 1 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (13.11%) Data Guard
2 8 (6.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (2.46%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (2.46%) SCOM
4 2 (1.64%) WSUS
4 2 (1.64%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (1.64%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.64%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.82%) SCCM
Vendors
1 122 (100.00%) Oracle
2 11 (9.02%) Red Hat
3 10 (8.20%) Sun
4 8 (6.56%) HP
4 8 (6.56%) IBM
4 8 (6.56%) Business Objects
5 6 (4.92%) Microsoft
5 6 (4.92%) Dell
6 5 (4.10%) Tableau
7 4 (3.28%) AccuRev
8 3 (2.46%) PeopleSoft
9 2 (1.64%) EMC
9 2 (1.64%) Citrix
9 2 (1.64%) Symantec
9 2 (1.64%) Informatica
9 2 (1.64%) SAP
9 2 (1.64%) VMware
10 1 (0.82%) hybris
10 1 (0.82%) Google
10 1 (0.82%) Unisys
Essex
Sanderson
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Experis IT
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Square One Resources
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Sanger Institute
Rate: £30196 - £38088 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 26 days ago