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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 61 82 79
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -3
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 96 45 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 3.12% 1.90% 2.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.92% 8.46% 9.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 27 30
Average daily rate
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£355 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £265 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £545 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.38% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
Average hourly rate £30.00 - £27.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.80 - £26.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.98 - £27.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.73 £36.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-6.31% +16.12%
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
743 532 655
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 24.18% 22.42% 21.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 483 296 346
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £338
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 21 44
Average hourly rate £25.00 £26.00 £30.20
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% -13.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £21.40 £19.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.73 £50.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.05
% change year-on-year
- -6.39%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +9 49 £313 -24.24% 8
Cambridgeshire +10 18 £375 +15.38% 4
Essex -6 9 £275 -33.33% 2
Suffolk +8 7 £475 +90.00% 1
Bedfordshire -11 6 £325 - 4
Oracle Database
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 152 (100.00%) Oracle
2 104 (68.42%) SQL
3 60 (39.47%) PL/SQL
4 42 (27.63%) Oracle Database 11g
5 41 (26.97%) ETL
6 40 (26.32%) Java
7 36 (23.68%) UNIX
8 31 (20.39%) Linux
9 29 (19.08%) Performance Tuning
10 27 (17.76%) Finance
11 26 (17.11%) Oracle Database 10g
12 23 (15.13%) Data Analysis
13 21 (13.82%) Data Modelling
13 21 (13.82%) WebLogic
13 21 (13.82%) XML
14 19 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
15 17 (11.18%) Agile Software Development
15 17 (11.18%) Web Services
15 17 (11.18%) Relational Database
16 16 (10.53%) HTML
16 16 (10.53%) SQL Server
17 14 (9.21%) Replication
17 14 (9.21%) UML
17 14 (9.21%) Windows
18 13 (8.55%) Oracle Reports
18 13 (8.55%) .NET
18 13 (8.55%) J2EE
19 12 (7.89%) Perl
19 12 (7.89%) RDBMS
19 12 (7.89%) Business Intelligence

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (13.82%) WebLogic
2 11 (7.24%) MQSeries
3 9 (5.92%) WebSphere
4 6 (3.95%) SAS
5 5 (3.29%) Oracle Workflow
5 5 (3.29%) MS Exchange
5 5 (3.29%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (2.63%) SugarCRM
7 3 (1.97%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (1.97%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.97%) Apache
8 2 (1.32%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (1.32%) Oracle Application Server
8 2 (1.32%) WebLogic Portal
8 2 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.66%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.66%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.66%) Oracle Service Bus
9 1 (0.66%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (5.26%) MS Office
2 5 (3.29%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.66%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (5.92%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (4.61%) Oracle Applications
3 6 (3.95%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (2.63%) Oracle HRMS
4 4 (2.63%) Oracle Payables
4 4 (2.63%) Oracle Receivables
4 4 (2.63%) Oracle Cash Management
4 4 (2.63%) Oracle iProcurement
4 4 (2.63%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (1.32%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.66%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.66%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.66%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.58%) SAN
2 6 (3.95%) DHCP
2 6 (3.95%) DNS
3 2 (1.32%) Internet
3 2 (1.32%) SMTP
3 2 (1.32%) NAS
4 1 (0.66%) HTTP
4 1 (0.66%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.66%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (27.63%) Oracle Database 11g
2 26 (17.11%) Oracle Database 10g
3 19 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
4 17 (11.18%) Relational Database
5 16 (10.53%) SQL Server
6 13 (8.55%) Oracle Reports
7 12 (7.89%) RDBMS
8 10 (6.58%) Oracle ODI
9 9 (5.92%) DB2
10 7 (4.61%) Hadoop
10 7 (4.61%) NoSQL
11 5 (3.29%) SAS Enterprise Miner
11 5 (3.29%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 5 (3.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (3.29%) Oracle9i Database
12 4 (2.63%) BusinessObjects XI
13 3 (1.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 2 (1.32%) PowerCenter
14 2 (1.32%) SQL Server 2000
14 2 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (5.92%) QuickTest Pro
2 8 (5.26%) Visual Studio
3 7 (4.61%) JIRA
3 7 (4.61%) Oracle Forms
4 6 (3.95%) JUnit
4 6 (3.95%) Eclipse
5 5 (3.29%) ClearQuest
6 3 (1.97%) Maven
6 3 (1.97%) Subversion
7 2 (1.32%) PowerDesigner
7 2 (1.32%) Toad
7 2 (1.32%) WebLogic Workshop
8 1 (0.66%) Lombardi
8 1 (0.66%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (0.66%) Gradle
8 1 (0.66%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.66%) Bugzilla
8 1 (0.66%) LoadRunner
8 1 (0.66%) Ant
General
1 27 (17.76%) Finance
2 9 (5.92%) Banking
3 7 (4.61%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (2.63%) General Ledger
4 4 (2.63%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.63%) Marketing
5 3 (1.97%) Automotive
5 3 (1.97%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.32%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.66%) Legal
7 1 (0.66%) Retail
Job Titles
1 48 (31.58%) Developer
2 31 (20.39%) Analyst
3 21 (13.82%) Architect
4 18 (11.84%) Oracle Developer
5 16 (10.53%) DBA
6 15 (9.87%) Consultant
7 14 (9.21%) Oracle DBA
8 12 (7.89%) Tester
9 10 (6.58%) Administrator
10 8 (5.26%) .NET Developer
10 8 (5.26%) Data Analyst
10 8 (5.26%) Support Analyst
11 7 (4.61%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 7 (4.61%) C# .NET Developer
11 7 (4.61%) C# Developer
11 7 (4.61%) ASP.NET Developer
11 7 (4.61%) Oracle Consultant
12 6 (3.95%) Infrastructure Architect
12 6 (3.95%) Java Developer
12 6 (3.95%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (13.82%) XML
2 17 (11.18%) Web Services
3 16 (10.53%) HTML
4 13 (8.55%) .NET
4 13 (8.55%) J2EE
5 12 (7.89%) Hibernate
6 11 (7.24%) Spring
7 9 (5.92%) HTML5
7 9 (5.92%) jQuery
7 9 (5.92%) XSD
8 8 (5.26%) ASP.NET
9 7 (4.61%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 6 (3.95%) Middleware
11 5 (3.29%) Java EE
11 5 (3.29%) JMS
11 5 (3.29%) XSLT
11 5 (3.29%) Servlets
12 4 (2.63%) XML Schema
13 3 (1.97%) Ajax
13 3 (1.97%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.21%) Replication
2 12 (7.89%) Statistics
3 9 (5.92%) PKI
4 6 (3.95%) N-Tier
4 6 (3.95%) Mathematics
4 6 (3.95%) Computer Science
5 5 (3.29%) Applied Mathematics
5 5 (3.29%) Economics
5 5 (3.29%) Client/Server
6 4 (2.63%) HP Superdome
7 3 (1.97%) Open Source
7 3 (1.97%) Mainframe
7 3 (1.97%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.32%) Clustering
8 2 (1.32%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.32%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.66%) IBM Mainframe
9 1 (0.66%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.66%) SWIFT
9 1 (0.66%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 36 (23.68%) UNIX
2 31 (20.39%) Linux
3 14 (9.21%) Windows
4 8 (5.26%) Solaris
5 6 (3.95%) HPUX
5 6 (3.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (2.63%) SUSE
7 3 (1.97%) AIX
8 2 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.32%) CentOS
8 2 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.66%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.66%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.66%) OpenVMS
9 1 (0.66%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (26.97%) ETL
2 29 (19.08%) Performance Tuning
3 23 (15.13%) Data Analysis
4 21 (13.82%) Data Modelling
5 17 (11.18%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (9.21%) UML
7 12 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (7.89%) Migration
8 10 (6.58%) Predictive Modelling
9 9 (5.92%) Data Architecture
9 9 (5.92%) Test Scripting
9 9 (5.92%) Project Management
10 8 (5.26%) Manual Testing
10 8 (5.26%) V-Model
11 7 (4.61%) EAI
12 6 (3.95%) OO
12 6 (3.95%) ITIL
12 6 (3.95%) Continuous Improvement
12 6 (3.95%) Problem Management
12 6 (3.95%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 104 (68.42%) SQL
2 60 (39.47%) PL/SQL
3 40 (26.32%) Java
4 12 (7.89%) Perl
5 11 (7.24%) JavaScript
6 10 (6.58%) Shell Script
7 9 (5.92%) C#
8 7 (4.61%) VBA
9 6 (3.95%) Python
10 5 (3.29%) C++
11 4 (2.63%) R
12 3 (1.97%) T-SQL
13 2 (1.32%) PHP
13 2 (1.32%) Tcl
14 1 (0.66%) JCL
14 1 (0.66%) COBOL
14 1 (0.66%) VBScript
14 1 (0.66%) VB
14 1 (0.66%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (7.89%) SC Cleared
1 12 (7.89%) Security Cleared
2 6 (3.95%) Sun Certification
3 4 (2.63%) Degree
4 3 (1.97%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (1.32%) RHCE
5 2 (1.32%) OCP
6 1 (0.66%) MCITP
6 1 (0.66%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.66%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.63%) ISO 9001
1 4 (2.63%) QA
2 2 (1.32%) SLA
3 1 (0.66%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.66%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (4.61%) Oracle RAC
1 7 (4.61%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (3.29%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.32%) VMware ESX
3 2 (1.32%) ISA Server
3 2 (1.32%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (1.32%) XenApp
3 2 (1.32%) vSphere
3 2 (1.32%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.66%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (0.66%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.66%) RACF
4 1 (0.66%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 9 (5.92%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (5.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (2.63%) SCOM
4 3 (1.97%) EMC NetWorker
4 3 (1.97%) Data Guard
5 2 (1.32%) Backup Exec
5 2 (1.32%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (1.32%) OpenSSO
5 2 (1.32%) WSUS
5 2 (1.32%) SCCM
6 1 (0.66%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 152 (100.00%) Oracle
2 12 (7.89%) Microsoft
3 11 (7.24%) HP
3 11 (7.24%) Informatica
4 7 (4.61%) Teradata
4 7 (4.61%) SAP
5 6 (3.95%) IBM
5 6 (3.95%) Red Hat
5 6 (3.95%) F5
6 5 (3.29%) AccuRev
6 5 (3.29%) Tableau
6 5 (3.29%) Sun
7 4 (2.63%) Business Objects
7 4 (2.63%) EMC
7 4 (2.63%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (2.63%) Neolane
7 4 (2.63%) Unica
8 3 (1.97%) VMware
9 2 (1.32%) JBoss
9 2 (1.32%) Citrix
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