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 22 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 90 71 66
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -5
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 1026 1248 1427
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 2.14% 2.69% 2.70%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.99% 12.39% 13.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 566 691 831
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£400 £403 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.69% +0.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £293 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.41% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 24 17
Average hourly rate £33.00 £37.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.81% +15.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.70 £25.00 £21.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £46.75 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £37.25 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-15.43% +16.40%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
10267 10073 10978
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.43% 21.73% 20.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 6469 6252 6581
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 153 216 267
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 £47.50 £51.00 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -
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 22 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 22 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 22 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -11 526 £427 -5.16% 104
South East -6 174 £375 +1.35% 49
Yorkshire -30 67 £350 - 9
South West -33 64 £415 +9.21% 13
North West 0 61 £375 -13.29% 25
East of England -8 57 £313 -14.38% 18
North East 0 25 £350 +16.66% 7
West Midlands -25 24 £289 -11.15% 11
East Midlands -6 16 £400 +14.28% 7
Midlands - - - -
Oracle Database
UK

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 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 2357 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1311 (55.62%) SQL
3 1102 (46.75%) Oracle Database 11g
4 707 (30.00%) PL/SQL
5 612 (25.97%) UNIX
6 591 (25.07%) Linux
7 588 (24.95%) Finance
8 577 (24.48%) Oracle Database 10g
9 520 (22.06%) Java
10 446 (18.92%) SQL Server
11 352 (14.93%) Data Warehouse
12 348 (14.76%) Performance Tuning
13 338 (14.34%) Windows
14 317 (13.45%) Oracle RAC
15 314 (13.32%) Relational Database
16 313 (13.28%) ETL
17 310 (13.15%) Business Intelligence
18 293 (12.43%) Security Cleared
19 291 (12.35%) Banking
20 284 (12.05%) WebLogic
21 281 (11.92%) XML
22 253 (10.73%) Data Guard
23 252 (10.69%) Data Modelling
24 251 (10.65%) Oracle Reports
25 247 (10.48%) Shell Script
26 244 (10.35%) SOA
27 238 (10.10%) RDBMS
28 234 (9.93%) Microsoft
29 220 (9.33%) ITIL
30 218 (9.25%) Oracle RMAN

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 (12.05%) WebLogic
2 110 (4.67%) Apache
3 90 (3.82%) WebSphere
4 77 (3.27%) Tomcat
5 73 (3.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 57 (2.42%) Oracle Service Bus
7 54 (2.29%) Oracle Workflow
8 45 (1.91%) SharePoint
9 43 (1.82%) Oracle Coherence
9 43 (1.82%) SAS
10 40 (1.70%) IIS
11 38 (1.61%) Oracle Application Server
12 35 (1.48%) WebSphere Application Server
13 34 (1.44%) BizTalk Server
14 29 (1.23%) CMS
15 23 (0.98%) MQSeries
15 23 (0.98%) WebLogic Portal
16 19 (0.81%) Liferay
17 16 (0.68%) TIBCO EMS
18 15 (0.64%) Confluence
Applications
1 79 (3.35%) MS Excel
2 50 (2.12%) MS Office
3 11 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (0.38%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.34%) MS Project
6 5 (0.21%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.085%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.085%) Windchill
8 1 (0.042%) SPSS
8 1 (0.042%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 115 (4.88%) Oracle EBS
2 90 (3.82%) Oracle EBS R12
3 86 (3.65%) Oracle Applications
4 44 (1.87%) Oracle 11i
5 42 (1.78%) Oracle BPM
6 26 (1.10%) Oracle General Ledger
7 24 (1.02%) Oracle Payables
7 24 (1.02%) Oracle Receivables
8 20 (0.85%) Oracle Financials
9 18 (0.76%) Oracle ERP
10 13 (0.55%) BusinessWorks
11 11 (0.47%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
12 10 (0.42%) Remedy ITSM
13 9 (0.38%) Cognos Business Intelligence
13 9 (0.38%) Oracle Manufacturing
14 8 (0.34%) Oracle Assets
14 8 (0.34%) Oracle Retail
14 8 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
15 7 (0.30%) SunGard AvantGard
16 6 (0.25%) Aligne
Cloud Services
1 11 (0.47%) SaaS
2 9 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (0.30%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.21%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.085%) PaaS
7 1 (0.042%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.042%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 74 (3.14%) SAN
2 56 (2.38%) LDAP
3 49 (2.08%) Firewall
4 48 (2.04%) HTTP
5 42 (1.78%) Internet
6 40 (1.70%) DNS
7 35 (1.48%) FTP
8 33 (1.40%) TCP/IP
9 23 (0.98%) SSL
10 20 (0.85%) DHCP
11 19 (0.81%) NAS
12 15 (0.64%) WAN
12 15 (0.64%) LAN
13 13 (0.55%) HTTPS
14 10 (0.42%) iSCSI
15 8 (0.34%) InfiniBand
15 8 (0.34%) Kerberos
16 7 (0.30%) VPN
17 6 (0.25%) SSH
18 4 (0.17%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1102 (46.75%) Oracle Database 11g
2 577 (24.48%) Oracle Database 10g
3 446 (18.92%) SQL Server
4 352 (14.93%) Data Warehouse
5 314 (13.32%) Relational Database
6 251 (10.65%) Oracle Reports
7 238 (10.10%) RDBMS
8 160 (6.79%) SQL Server 2008
9 130 (5.52%) Oracle Database 12c
10 102 (4.33%) Oracle BI EE
10 102 (4.33%) Oracle9i Database
11 101 (4.29%) Oracle ODI
12 94 (3.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 87 (3.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 79 (3.35%) DB2
15 75 (3.18%) SQL Server 2005
16 74 (3.14%) SQL Server 2012
17 63 (2.67%) MySQL
18 60 (2.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 51 (2.16%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 153 (6.49%) Oracle Forms
2 93 (3.95%) Maven
3 86 (3.65%) Toad
4 81 (3.44%) Subversion
5 64 (2.72%) Jenkins
6 60 (2.55%) Visual Studio
7 57 (2.42%) Eclipse
8 56 (2.38%) Ant
9 48 (2.04%) JUnit
9 48 (2.04%) Oracle APEX
10 42 (1.78%) JIRA
11 41 (1.74%) Team Foundation Server
12 31 (1.32%) Hudson
13 28 (1.19%) Selenium
14 27 (1.15%) NUnit
14 27 (1.15%) TeamCity
15 26 (1.10%) Git (software)
16 25 (1.06%) JDeveloper
16 25 (1.06%) Talend Open Studio
17 24 (1.02%) ERwin
General
1 588 (24.95%) Finance
2 291 (12.35%) Banking
3 139 (5.90%) Investment Banking
4 89 (3.78%) Retail
5 77 (3.27%) Telecoms
6 46 (1.95%) Front Office
7 44 (1.87%) Manufacturing
8 36 (1.53%) Financial Institution
9 22 (0.93%) Billing
10 20 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
11 19 (0.81%) Back Office
12 15 (0.64%) Marketing
13 13 (0.55%) Games
14 12 (0.51%) Legal
14 12 (0.51%) General Ledger
15 11 (0.47%) Military
16 10 (0.42%) French Language
17 8 (0.34%) Publishing
17 8 (0.34%) Automotive
18 6 (0.25%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 777 (32.97%) Developer
2 560 (23.76%) DBA
3 468 (19.86%) Oracle DBA
4 257 (10.90%) Analyst
5 250 (10.61%) Oracle Developer
6 198 (8.40%) Architect
7 144 (6.11%) Administrator
8 143 (6.07%) Consultant
9 126 (5.35%) Java Developer
10 90 (3.82%) SQL DBA
11 73 (3.10%) Senior Developer
11 73 (3.10%) Oracle Consultant
12 66 (2.80%) SQL Developer
13 57 (2.42%) Support Analyst
13 57 (2.42%) Tester
14 54 (2.29%) Applications Support
14 54 (2.29%) Solutions Architect
15 53 (2.25%) .NET Developer
16 47 (1.99%) Oracle Architect
17 46 (1.95%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 281 (11.92%) XML
2 211 (8.95%) .NET
3 184 (7.81%) Web Services
4 165 (7.00%) J2EE
5 161 (6.83%) Spring
6 160 (6.79%) Middleware
7 99 (4.20%) HTML
8 88 (3.73%) Oracle Fusion
9 79 (3.35%) CSS
10 68 (2.89%) ASP.NET
11 66 (2.80%) jQuery
12 64 (2.72%) JDBC
13 61 (2.59%) XSLT
14 60 (2.55%) Hibernate
15 57 (2.42%) JMS
16 54 (2.29%) SOAP
17 47 (1.99%) Java EE
18 44 (1.87%) .NET Framework
18 44 (1.87%) WebCenter
19 43 (1.82%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 95 (4.03%) Replication
2 93 (3.95%) Data Integration
3 81 (3.44%) Clustering
4 65 (2.76%) Computer Science
5 52 (2.21%) Derivative
6 48 (2.04%) Credit Risk
7 41 (1.74%) Management Information System
8 37 (1.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 35 (1.48%) N-Tier
10 34 (1.44%) Statistics
11 32 (1.36%) Open Source
12 28 (1.19%) Market Risk
13 27 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
14 25 (1.06%) Mainframe
15 22 (0.93%) Credit Derivative
16 20 (0.85%) Visualisation
17 16 (0.68%) Mobile Payment
17 16 (0.68%) PKI
18 14 (0.59%) Fixed Income
18 14 (0.59%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 612 (25.97%) UNIX
2 591 (25.07%) Linux
3 338 (14.34%) Windows
4 191 (8.10%) Solaris
5 159 (6.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 93 (3.95%) AIX
7 59 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 53 (2.25%) HPUX
9 44 (1.87%) Windows Server 2003
10 33 (1.40%) SUSE
11 24 (1.02%) Oracle Linux
12 18 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
13 14 (0.59%) Windows XP
14 11 (0.47%) Windows 2000
14 11 (0.47%) CentOS
15 9 (0.38%) OpenVMS
16 8 (0.34%) Windows 7
16 8 (0.34%) zOS
16 8 (0.34%) Windows NT
17 7 (0.30%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 348 (14.76%) Performance Tuning
2 313 (13.28%) ETL
3 310 (13.15%) Business Intelligence
4 252 (10.69%) Data Modelling
5 244 (10.35%) SOA
6 220 (9.33%) ITIL
7 216 (9.16%) Migration
8 171 (7.25%) Agile Software Development
9 118 (5.01%) OO
10 111 (4.71%) Scrum
11 106 (4.50%) Data Analysis
12 103 (4.37%) TDD
12 103 (4.37%) Configuration Management
12 103 (4.37%) Analytics
13 100 (4.24%) UML
14 96 (4.07%) Data Migration
15 90 (3.82%) Continuous Integration
16 89 (3.78%) Project Management
17 76 (3.22%) MVC
18 71 (3.01%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1311 (55.62%) SQL
2 707 (30.00%) PL/SQL
3 520 (22.06%) Java
4 247 (10.48%) Shell Script
5 168 (7.13%) C#
6 114 (4.84%) JavaScript
7 112 (4.75%) Perl
8 108 (4.58%) T-SQL
9 66 (2.80%) Python
10 50 (2.12%) C
10 50 (2.12%) Bash Shell
11 47 (1.99%) VB
12 41 (1.74%) C++
13 34 (1.44%) PowerShell
14 28 (1.19%) Korn
15 26 (1.10%) VBA
16 19 (0.81%) VB.NET
16 19 (0.81%) XQuery
16 19 (0.81%) Groovy
17 17 (0.72%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 293 (12.43%) Security Cleared
2 207 (8.78%) SC Cleared
3 138 (5.85%) Degree
4 53 (2.25%) DV Cleared
5 44 (1.87%) Oracle Certification
6 38 (1.61%) OCP
7 35 (1.48%) ISTQB
8 34 (1.44%) ISEB
9 25 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
10 16 (0.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 16 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
11 15 (0.64%) ISEB Practitioner
12 11 (0.47%) PMI Certification
13 9 (0.38%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
14 8 (0.34%) PMP
15 7 (0.30%) MCITP
15 7 (0.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 7 (0.30%) Sun Certification
15 7 (0.30%) CTC Cleared
16 6 (0.25%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 86 (3.65%) QA
2 43 (1.82%) SLA
3 22 (0.93%) 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%) Basel III
7 4 (0.17%) ISO 9001
7 4 (0.17%) HL7
8 2 (0.085%) FATCA
8 2 (0.085%) COBIT
9 1 (0.042%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.042%) GxP
9 1 (0.042%) FINREP
System Software
1 317 (13.45%) Oracle RAC
2 218 (9.25%) Oracle RMAN
3 53 (2.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 50 (2.12%) Active Directory
5 23 (0.98%) VMware ESX
6 15 (0.64%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 11 (0.47%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 11 (0.47%) vSphere
8 9 (0.38%) Xen
8 9 (0.38%) KVM
9 8 (0.34%) RHEV
10 7 (0.30%) NFS
10 7 (0.30%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 7 (0.30%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 6 (0.25%) OCFS2
11 6 (0.25%) vCloud
11 6 (0.25%) XenApp
11 6 (0.25%) NDS
12 5 (0.21%) SRDF
13 4 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 253 (10.73%) Data Guard
2 135 (5.73%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 40 (1.70%) Tivoli
4 27 (1.15%) HP Quality Center
5 23 (0.98%) Puppet
6 20 (0.85%) Control-M
7 19 (0.81%) SCOM
8 17 (0.72%) Oracle Identity Management
9 16 (0.68%) SCCM
10 12 (0.51%) BMC PATROL
10 12 (0.51%) EMC NetWorker
11 11 (0.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 9 (0.38%) NetBackup
13 8 (0.34%) ITRS Geneos
13 8 (0.34%) Legato
13 8 (0.34%) Tivoli Monitoring
14 7 (0.30%) Oracle Statspack
15 6 (0.25%) Oracle Identity Manager
16 5 (0.21%) WSUS
16 5 (0.21%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 2357 (100.00%) Oracle
2 234 (9.93%) Microsoft
3 166 (7.04%) Red Hat
4 145 (6.15%) IBM
5 126 (5.35%) Informatica
6 107 (4.54%) Business Objects
7 82 (3.48%) HP
8 80 (3.39%) VMware
9 75 (3.18%) SAP
10 69 (2.93%) JBoss
11 50 (2.12%) Sun
12 49 (2.08%) Hyperion
13 47 (1.99%) Sybase
14 42 (1.78%) Cognos
15 40 (1.70%) EMC
16 37 (1.57%) Siebel
17 36 (1.53%) TIBCO
17 36 (1.53%) Remedy
18 35 (1.48%) Veritas
19 31 (1.32%) BMC
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 1 hour ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Roc Search
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: market rate
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £500 - £600 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cheshire
JM
Posted: Yesterday
South East
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 3 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £465 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: 280-320
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £300 - £350 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Thebes IT
Rate: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
MBA Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Vertical IT
Posted: 4 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Rushworths
Rate: package includes bonus, car/car allowance & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: Market Rate Value
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Mercator IT Solutions
Rate: £Good Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: market rate
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Thebes IT
Rate: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago