The first table below looks at the demand for Oracle Database skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 11 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 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 89 70 65
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -5
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 1019 1240 1412
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 2.14% 2.72% 2.70%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.98% 12.63% 13.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 570 688 832
Average daily rate
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£395 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £550 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.70% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 24 18
Average hourly rate £35.25 £37.00 £38.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.72% -3.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £25.00 £21.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £46.75 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £37.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-7.38% -0.66%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
10207 9816 10767
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.42% 21.54% 20.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 6441 6040 6495
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 150 214 252
Average hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £17.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £51.00 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £30.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -4.76%
Oracle Database
UK

Oracle Database
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Oracle Database Jobs Demand Trend in England

Oracle Database
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Oracle Database Daily Rate Trend in England

Oracle Database
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle Database across the England region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

Oracle Database Daily Rate Histogram in England

Oracle Database
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Oracle Database Hourly Rate Trend in England

Oracle Database
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle Database across the England region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

Oracle Database Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Oracle Database
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 11 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
London -14 511 £430 -4.44% 99
South East -13 179 £375 +1.35% 46
Yorkshire -24 75 £340 -2.85% 18
South West -38 61 £410 +7.54% 16
East of England +8 60 £313 -14.96% 16
North West -9 54 £365 -7.30% 31
North East +8 30 £373 +24.16% 7
West Midlands -31 23 £250 -23.07% 7
East Midlands -3 15 £388 +3.33% 10
Midlands - - - -
Oracle Database
UK

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 2382 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1286 (53.99%) SQL
3 1099 (46.14%) Oracle Database 11g
4 693 (29.09%) PL/SQL
5 632 (26.53%) UNIX
6 589 (24.73%) Finance
7 585 (24.56%) Linux
8 566 (23.76%) Oracle Database 10g
9 519 (21.79%) Java
10 441 (18.51%) SQL Server
11 352 (14.78%) Performance Tuning
12 349 (14.65%) Data Warehouse
13 342 (14.36%) Windows
14 330 (13.85%) Oracle RAC
15 306 (12.85%) Relational Database
16 304 (12.76%) Business Intelligence
17 302 (12.68%) ETL
18 293 (12.30%) Security Cleared
19 285 (11.96%) XML
20 284 (11.92%) WebLogic
20 284 (11.92%) Banking
21 260 (10.92%) Data Guard
22 251 (10.54%) Data Modelling
23 250 (10.50%) Oracle Reports
24 249 (10.45%) SOA
25 248 (10.41%) Shell Script
26 240 (10.08%) RDBMS
27 229 (9.61%) Microsoft
28 220 (9.24%) ITIL
29 216 (9.07%) .NET

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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
1 284 (11.92%) WebLogic
2 111 (4.66%) Apache
3 86 (3.61%) WebSphere
4 81 (3.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 79 (3.32%) Tomcat
6 55 (2.31%) Oracle Service Bus
7 53 (2.23%) Oracle Workflow
8 46 (1.93%) SharePoint
9 43 (1.81%) SAS
10 41 (1.72%) Oracle Coherence
11 40 (1.68%) Oracle Application Server
12 39 (1.64%) IIS
13 38 (1.60%) BizTalk Server
14 33 (1.39%) WebSphere Application Server
15 29 (1.22%) CMS
16 25 (1.05%) MQSeries
17 18 (0.76%) Confluence
18 17 (0.71%) WebLogic Portal
19 16 (0.67%) TIBCO EMS
19 16 (0.67%) Liferay
Applications
1 78 (3.27%) MS Excel
2 47 (1.97%) MS Office
3 8 (0.34%) MS Visio
3 8 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (0.29%) MS Project
5 5 (0.21%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.084%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.084%) Windchill
7 1 (0.042%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.042%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 112 (4.70%) Oracle EBS
2 90 (3.78%) Oracle EBS R12
3 86 (3.61%) Oracle Applications
4 44 (1.85%) Oracle BPM
5 42 (1.76%) Oracle 11i
6 27 (1.13%) Oracle General Ledger
7 26 (1.09%) Oracle Payables
8 25 (1.05%) Oracle Receivables
9 17 (0.71%) Oracle Financials
10 15 (0.63%) Oracle ERP
11 12 (0.50%) BusinessWorks
12 11 (0.46%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
13 10 (0.42%) Remedy ITSM
14 9 (0.38%) Cognos Business Intelligence
14 9 (0.38%) Oracle Manufacturing
15 8 (0.34%) Oracle Retail
15 8 (0.34%) Oracle Assets
16 7 (0.29%) Aligne
16 7 (0.29%) ZaiNet
16 7 (0.29%) SunGard AvantGard
Cloud Services
1 12 (0.50%) SaaS
2 9 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (0.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.21%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.084%) PaaS
7 1 (0.042%) IaaS
7 1 (0.042%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 76 (3.19%) SAN
2 56 (2.35%) LDAP
3 48 (2.02%) Firewall
4 44 (1.85%) HTTP
5 39 (1.64%) DNS
5 39 (1.64%) Internet
6 36 (1.51%) FTP
7 34 (1.43%) TCP/IP
8 23 (0.97%) SSL
9 22 (0.92%) NAS
10 20 (0.84%) DHCP
11 16 (0.67%) LAN
11 16 (0.67%) WAN
12 13 (0.55%) HTTPS
13 10 (0.42%) iSCSI
14 8 (0.34%) Kerberos
15 6 (0.25%) VPN
15 6 (0.25%) SSH
16 4 (0.17%) CTI
16 4 (0.17%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1099 (46.14%) Oracle Database 11g
2 566 (23.76%) Oracle Database 10g
3 441 (18.51%) SQL Server
4 349 (14.65%) Data Warehouse
5 306 (12.85%) Relational Database
6 250 (10.50%) Oracle Reports
7 240 (10.08%) RDBMS
8 155 (6.51%) SQL Server 2008
9 125 (5.25%) Oracle Database 12c
10 108 (4.53%) Oracle9i Database
11 102 (4.28%) Oracle BI EE
12 96 (4.03%) Oracle ODI
13 90 (3.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 85 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 78 (3.27%) SQL Server 2005
16 77 (3.23%) DB2
17 75 (3.15%) SQL Server 2012
18 58 (2.43%) MySQL
19 56 (2.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 53 (2.23%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 157 (6.59%) Oracle Forms
2 92 (3.86%) Maven
3 85 (3.57%) Toad
4 78 (3.27%) Subversion
5 65 (2.73%) Visual Studio
6 64 (2.69%) Jenkins
7 57 (2.39%) Ant
7 57 (2.39%) Eclipse
8 48 (2.02%) JUnit
8 48 (2.02%) Team Foundation Server
9 47 (1.97%) Oracle APEX
10 44 (1.85%) JIRA
11 32 (1.34%) Hudson
12 31 (1.30%) NUnit
13 28 (1.18%) Selenium
14 26 (1.09%) JDeveloper
15 25 (1.05%) Talend Open Studio
15 25 (1.05%) TeamCity
16 24 (1.01%) Git (software)
17 23 (0.97%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 589 (24.73%) Finance
2 284 (11.92%) Banking
3 143 (6.00%) Investment Banking
4 89 (3.74%) Retail
5 77 (3.23%) Telecoms
6 48 (2.02%) Manufacturing
7 43 (1.81%) Front Office
8 35 (1.47%) Financial Institution
9 22 (0.92%) Pharmaceutical
9 22 (0.92%) Billing
10 19 (0.80%) Back Office
11 15 (0.63%) Marketing
12 14 (0.59%) Legal
13 13 (0.55%) General Ledger
14 12 (0.50%) Games
15 11 (0.46%) Military
16 8 (0.34%) Publishing
16 8 (0.34%) Automotive
16 8 (0.34%) French Language
16 8 (0.34%) German Language
Job Titles
1 775 (32.54%) Developer
2 576 (24.18%) DBA
3 487 (20.45%) Oracle DBA
4 263 (11.04%) Analyst
5 235 (9.87%) Oracle Developer
6 200 (8.40%) Architect
7 146 (6.13%) Consultant
8 143 (6.00%) Administrator
9 133 (5.58%) Java Developer
10 86 (3.61%) SQL DBA
11 75 (3.15%) Senior Developer
12 73 (3.06%) Oracle Consultant
13 64 (2.69%) SQL Developer
14 56 (2.35%) Support Analyst
14 56 (2.35%) Tester
15 55 (2.31%) Solutions Architect
16 53 (2.23%) .NET Developer
17 52 (2.18%) Applications Support
18 46 (1.93%) PL/SQL Developer
18 46 (1.93%) Oracle Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 285 (11.96%) XML
2 216 (9.07%) .NET
3 178 (7.47%) Web Services
4 168 (7.05%) J2EE
5 166 (6.97%) Spring
6 159 (6.68%) Middleware
7 103 (4.32%) HTML
8 97 (4.07%) Oracle Fusion
9 83 (3.48%) CSS
10 69 (2.90%) JDBC
10 69 (2.90%) ASP.NET
11 64 (2.69%) Hibernate
12 63 (2.64%) XSLT
13 61 (2.56%) jQuery
14 57 (2.39%) JMS
15 51 (2.14%) SOAP
15 51 (2.14%) Java EE
16 48 (2.02%) XSD
17 44 (1.85%) .NET Framework
17 44 (1.85%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 89 (3.74%) Replication
2 85 (3.57%) Data Integration
3 84 (3.53%) Clustering
4 67 (2.81%) Computer Science
5 49 (2.06%) Derivative
6 48 (2.02%) Credit Risk
7 40 (1.68%) N-Tier
8 39 (1.64%) Management Information System
9 37 (1.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 34 (1.43%) Open Source
11 31 (1.30%) Statistics
12 29 (1.22%) Mainframe
13 28 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
14 22 (0.92%) Market Risk
15 20 (0.84%) Visualisation
15 20 (0.84%) Credit Derivative
16 18 (0.76%) PKI
16 18 (0.76%) Client/Server
17 15 (0.63%) Mobile Payment
18 13 (0.55%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 632 (26.53%) UNIX
2 585 (24.56%) Linux
3 342 (14.36%) Windows
4 201 (8.44%) Solaris
5 155 (6.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 101 (4.24%) AIX
7 57 (2.39%) Windows Server 2008
8 52 (2.18%) HPUX
9 36 (1.51%) Windows Server 2003
10 35 (1.47%) SUSE
11 26 (1.09%) Oracle Linux
12 20 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
13 14 (0.59%) Windows XP
14 11 (0.46%) Windows 2000
14 11 (0.46%) CentOS
15 10 (0.42%) Windows 7
16 9 (0.38%) Windows NT
16 9 (0.38%) OpenVMS
17 8 (0.34%) zOS
18 7 (0.29%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 352 (14.78%) Performance Tuning
2 304 (12.76%) Business Intelligence
3 302 (12.68%) ETL
4 251 (10.54%) Data Modelling
5 249 (10.45%) SOA
6 220 (9.24%) ITIL
7 198 (8.31%) Migration
8 180 (7.56%) Agile Software Development
9 122 (5.12%) OO
10 112 (4.70%) Scrum
11 111 (4.66%) UML
12 106 (4.45%) TDD
13 105 (4.41%) Configuration Management
14 101 (4.24%) Data Analysis
15 100 (4.20%) Analytics
16 99 (4.16%) Project Management
17 98 (4.11%) Continuous Integration
18 91 (3.82%) Data Migration
19 74 (3.11%) MVC
20 71 (2.98%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1286 (53.99%) SQL
2 693 (29.09%) PL/SQL
3 519 (21.79%) Java
4 248 (10.41%) Shell Script
5 172 (7.22%) C#
6 119 (5.00%) JavaScript
7 107 (4.49%) Perl
8 105 (4.41%) T-SQL
9 67 (2.81%) Python
10 53 (2.23%) C
11 51 (2.14%) Bash Shell
12 47 (1.97%) VB
13 44 (1.85%) C++
14 28 (1.18%) PowerShell
15 27 (1.13%) Korn
16 25 (1.05%) VBA
17 21 (0.88%) VB.NET
18 19 (0.80%) XQuery
19 18 (0.76%) Groovy
20 17 (0.71%) XPath
Qualifications
1 293 (12.30%) Security Cleared
2 211 (8.86%) SC Cleared
3 145 (6.09%) Degree
4 48 (2.02%) DV Cleared
5 45 (1.89%) Oracle Certification
6 38 (1.60%) OCP
7 34 (1.43%) ISTQB
8 33 (1.39%) ISEB
9 26 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
10 15 (0.63%) ISEB Practitioner
11 13 (0.55%) PMI Certification
11 13 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
12 10 (0.42%) PMP
13 7 (0.29%) Sun Certification
13 7 (0.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 7 (0.29%) MCITP
13 7 (0.29%) CTC Cleared
14 6 (0.25%) MCSE
15 5 (0.21%) MCSA
15 5 (0.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 91 (3.82%) QA
2 44 (1.85%) SLA
3 24 (1.01%) Data Quality
4 8 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (0.25%) PCI DSS
6 5 (0.21%) EMIR
7 4 (0.17%) Dodd-Frank
7 4 (0.17%) HL7
7 4 (0.17%) ISO 9001
8 3 (0.13%) Basel III
9 2 (0.084%) FATCA
9 2 (0.084%) COBIT
10 1 (0.042%) FINREP
10 1 (0.042%) GxP
10 1 (0.042%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 330 (13.85%) Oracle RAC
2 216 (9.07%) Oracle RMAN
3 57 (2.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 52 (2.18%) Active Directory
5 25 (1.05%) VMware ESX
6 14 (0.59%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 11 (0.46%) vSphere
7 11 (0.46%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 9 (0.38%) Xen
9 8 (0.34%) KVM
10 7 (0.29%) RHEV
10 7 (0.29%) XenApp
10 7 (0.29%) NFS
11 6 (0.25%) NDS
11 6 (0.25%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 6 (0.25%) vCloud
11 6 (0.25%) OCFS2
12 5 (0.21%) PowerHA
12 5 (0.21%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 5 (0.21%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 260 (10.92%) Data Guard
2 133 (5.58%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 38 (1.60%) Tivoli
4 28 (1.18%) HP Quality Center
5 22 (0.92%) Puppet
6 19 (0.80%) Control-M
7 18 (0.76%) SCOM
7 18 (0.76%) Oracle Identity Management
8 17 (0.71%) SCCM
9 12 (0.50%) EMC NetWorker
9 12 (0.50%) BMC PATROL
10 10 (0.42%) NetBackup
10 10 (0.42%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 8 (0.34%) Legato
11 8 (0.34%) Oracle Statspack
11 8 (0.34%) ITRS Geneos
12 7 (0.29%) Oracle Identity Manager
12 7 (0.29%) Tivoli Monitoring
13 6 (0.25%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
14 5 (0.21%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 2382 (100.00%) Oracle
2 229 (9.61%) Microsoft
3 163 (6.84%) Red Hat
4 142 (5.96%) IBM
5 132 (5.54%) Informatica
6 110 (4.62%) Business Objects
7 87 (3.65%) VMware
8 86 (3.61%) SAP
8 86 (3.61%) HP
9 69 (2.90%) JBoss
10 53 (2.23%) Sun
11 49 (2.06%) Hyperion
12 45 (1.89%) Sybase
13 43 (1.81%) EMC
14 42 (1.76%) Cognos
15 36 (1.51%) Veritas
15 36 (1.51%) Remedy
16 35 (1.47%) Siebel
17 34 (1.43%) TIBCO
18 29 (1.22%) Citrix
Surrey
Arrows Group
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day to £400 day
Posted: 20 hours ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: Market Rate Value
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Montash
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Benedict Cole Limited
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Roc Search
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Benedict Cole Limited
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £600.00 - £650.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: Market Rate Value
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Square One Resources
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: Market rate value
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £300 - £375 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: Competitive Salary
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
PNG Recruitment Solutions
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £330 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Robert Walters
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago