The table below looks at the statistics 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 20 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 77 70 68
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -2
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 1120 1288 1414
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 2.24% 2.65% 2.62%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.50% 12.04% 12.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 598 710 796
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.60% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 22 21
Average hourly rate £30.00 £36.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.80% +32.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.25 £25.25 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.15 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £36.50 £27.25
% change year-on-year
-17.80% +33.94%
Oracle Database
UK

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 England region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
10669 10695 11484
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.31% 22.03% 21.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 6696 6742 6825
Average daily rate £400 £395 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +3.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £255 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 151 187 289
Average hourly rate £28.50 £30.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.55% +1.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £17.50 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.40 £51.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-6.55% +1.66%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 20 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
London -5 563 £425 -5.55% 102
South East 0 192 £360 -2.70% 34
North West +15 78 £335 -21.17% 17
East of England +15 76 £350 -4.76% 23
Yorkshire -27 65 £350 -6.66% 20
South West -45 51 £415 +10.66% 11
West Midlands -12 33 £330 +9.09% 9
North East +1 31 £350 +16.66% 1
East Midlands -3 15 £423 +40.83% 2
Oracle Database
UK

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 2319 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1304 (56.23%) SQL
3 1050 (45.28%) Oracle Database 11g
4 708 (30.53%) PL/SQL
5 598 (25.79%) Finance
6 585 (25.23%) UNIX
7 569 (24.54%) Linux
8 530 (22.85%) Java
9 529 (22.81%) Oracle Database 10g
10 441 (19.02%) SQL Server
11 326 (14.06%) Data Warehouse
12 322 (13.89%) Windows
13 320 (13.80%) Performance Tuning
14 318 (13.71%) Business Intelligence
15 313 (13.50%) ETL
16 292 (12.59%) Security Cleared
17 291 (12.55%) XML
18 290 (12.51%) Relational Database
19 288 (12.42%) Oracle RAC
20 270 (11.64%) Banking
21 263 (11.34%) WebLogic
22 240 (10.35%) Shell Script
23 238 (10.26%) Oracle Reports
24 231 (9.96%) Microsoft
25 223 (9.62%) SOA
26 220 (9.49%) Data Modelling
26 220 (9.49%) Data Guard
27 213 (9.18%) .NET
28 209 (9.01%) Web Services
29 208 (8.97%) SC Cleared

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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
1 263 (11.34%) WebLogic
2 100 (4.31%) Apache
3 93 (4.01%) WebSphere
4 76 (3.28%) Tomcat
4 76 (3.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 60 (2.59%) Oracle Service Bus
6 53 (2.29%) Oracle Workflow
7 43 (1.85%) IIS
8 40 (1.72%) SharePoint
9 39 (1.68%) Oracle Coherence
10 36 (1.55%) SAS
11 34 (1.47%) BizTalk Server
11 34 (1.47%) WebSphere Application Server
12 32 (1.38%) CMS
13 31 (1.34%) WebLogic Portal
14 25 (1.08%) Oracle Application Server
14 25 (1.08%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 21 (0.91%) MQSeries
16 18 (0.78%) MS Exchange
17 14 (0.60%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 74 (3.19%) MS Excel
2 48 (2.07%) MS Office
3 12 (0.52%) MS Project
3 12 (0.52%) MS Visio
4 11 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.17%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.086%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.086%) SPSS
6 2 (0.086%) Windchill
7 1 (0.043%) FastStats
7 1 (0.043%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 121 (5.22%) Oracle EBS
2 85 (3.67%) Oracle EBS R12
3 75 (3.23%) Oracle Applications
4 52 (2.24%) Oracle BPM
5 42 (1.81%) Oracle 11i
6 25 (1.08%) Oracle General Ledger
7 24 (1.03%) Oracle Payables
8 23 (0.99%) Oracle Receivables
9 18 (0.78%) Oracle Financials
10 16 (0.69%) Oracle ERP
11 13 (0.56%) Documaker
12 12 (0.52%) Remedy ITSM
13 11 (0.47%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
14 10 (0.43%) Oracle Assets
15 9 (0.39%) Oracle Retail
15 9 (0.39%) Oracle Manufacturing
15 9 (0.39%) BusinessWorks
15 9 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
16 8 (0.34%) Cognos Business Intelligence
17 7 (0.30%) SunGard AvantGard
Cloud Services
1 11 (0.47%) SaaS
2 8 (0.34%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (0.22%) Amazon S3
5 4 (0.17%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.086%) PaaS
8 1 (0.043%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 75 (3.23%) SAN
2 67 (2.89%) HTTP
3 51 (2.20%) LDAP
3 51 (2.20%) Firewall
4 37 (1.60%) SSL
5 36 (1.55%) DNS
6 35 (1.51%) Internet
6 35 (1.51%) FTP
7 32 (1.38%) TCP/IP
8 23 (0.99%) HTTPS
9 21 (0.91%) NAS
10 20 (0.86%) DHCP
11 19 (0.82%) WAN
12 17 (0.73%) LAN
13 14 (0.60%) Kerberos
14 9 (0.39%) SSH
15 7 (0.30%) InfiniBand
16 6 (0.26%) iSCSI
16 6 (0.26%) VPN
17 5 (0.22%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1050 (45.28%) Oracle Database 11g
2 529 (22.81%) Oracle Database 10g
3 441 (19.02%) SQL Server
4 326 (14.06%) Data Warehouse
5 290 (12.51%) Relational Database
6 238 (10.26%) Oracle Reports
7 207 (8.93%) RDBMS
8 151 (6.51%) SQL Server 2008
9 123 (5.30%) Oracle Database 12c
10 118 (5.09%) Oracle BI EE
11 117 (5.05%) Oracle ODI
12 97 (4.18%) Oracle9i Database
13 86 (3.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 80 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 75 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
16 71 (3.06%) DB2
17 68 (2.93%) MySQL
18 67 (2.89%) SQL Server 2005
19 62 (2.67%) Oracle BI Publisher
20 59 (2.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 134 (5.78%) Oracle Forms
2 94 (4.05%) Maven
3 90 (3.88%) Subversion
4 87 (3.75%) Toad
5 66 (2.85%) Jenkins
6 65 (2.80%) Visual Studio
7 62 (2.67%) Eclipse
8 58 (2.50%) JIRA
9 47 (2.03%) Git (software)
9 47 (2.03%) JUnit
10 43 (1.85%) Oracle APEX
11 41 (1.77%) Ant
12 35 (1.51%) Team Foundation Server
13 34 (1.47%) Selenium
14 33 (1.42%) Hudson
15 27 (1.16%) TeamCity
16 24 (1.03%) JDeveloper
16 24 (1.03%) CruiseControl
17 23 (0.99%) NUnit
18 22 (0.95%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 598 (25.79%) Finance
2 270 (11.64%) Banking
3 129 (5.56%) Investment Banking
4 80 (3.45%) Retail
5 68 (2.93%) Telecoms
6 44 (1.90%) Front Office
7 42 (1.81%) Manufacturing
8 41 (1.77%) Financial Institution
9 30 (1.29%) Billing
10 23 (0.99%) Marketing
11 21 (0.91%) Pharmaceutical
12 19 (0.82%) Back Office
13 15 (0.65%) Games
14 14 (0.60%) Legal
15 12 (0.52%) General Ledger
16 10 (0.43%) Automotive
17 9 (0.39%) Military
18 8 (0.34%) Advertising
18 8 (0.34%) Publishing
18 8 (0.34%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 801 (34.54%) Developer
2 495 (21.35%) DBA
3 402 (17.34%) Oracle DBA
4 251 (10.82%) Oracle Developer
5 248 (10.69%) Analyst
6 198 (8.54%) Architect
7 147 (6.34%) Consultant
8 141 (6.08%) Administrator
9 135 (5.82%) Java Developer
10 85 (3.67%) SQL DBA
11 74 (3.19%) Oracle Consultant
12 67 (2.89%) Senior Developer
13 66 (2.85%) Tester
14 61 (2.63%) Support Analyst
15 59 (2.54%) SQL Developer
16 58 (2.50%) Applications Support
17 55 (2.37%) Solutions Architect
18 51 (2.20%) .NET Developer
19 48 (2.07%) C# Developer
20 47 (2.03%) ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 291 (12.55%) XML
2 213 (9.18%) .NET
3 209 (9.01%) Web Services
4 175 (7.55%) Middleware
5 169 (7.29%) Spring
6 148 (6.38%) J2EE
7 111 (4.79%) HTML
8 102 (4.40%) Oracle Fusion
9 80 (3.45%) jQuery
10 78 (3.36%) Hibernate
11 77 (3.32%) CSS
11 77 (3.32%) JMS
12 76 (3.28%) JDBC
13 75 (3.23%) XSLT
14 73 (3.15%) ASP.NET
15 68 (2.93%) SOAP
16 57 (2.46%) WebCenter
17 54 (2.33%) XSD
18 50 (2.16%) Java EE
19 49 (2.11%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 100 (4.31%) Data Integration
2 84 (3.62%) Replication
3 72 (3.10%) Clustering
4 69 (2.98%) Computer Science
5 61 (2.63%) Derivative
6 53 (2.29%) Credit Risk
7 50 (2.16%) Management Information System
8 35 (1.51%) N-Tier
8 35 (1.51%) Open Source
9 34 (1.47%) Statistics
10 29 (1.25%) Market Risk
11 28 (1.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 26 (1.12%) Credit Derivative
12 26 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
13 20 (0.86%) Visualisation
14 19 (0.82%) Mainframe
15 18 (0.78%) PKI
15 18 (0.78%) Hedge funds
16 16 (0.69%) Equities
16 16 (0.69%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 585 (25.23%) UNIX
2 569 (24.54%) Linux
3 322 (13.89%) Windows
4 167 (7.20%) Solaris
5 155 (6.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 85 (3.67%) AIX
7 56 (2.41%) Windows Server 2008
8 44 (1.90%) HPUX
9 39 (1.68%) Windows Server 2003
10 27 (1.16%) SUSE
11 22 (0.95%) Oracle Linux
12 15 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
13 13 (0.56%) Windows NT
13 13 (0.56%) Windows XP
14 12 (0.52%) VMS
15 11 (0.47%) Windows 2000
16 9 (0.39%) OpenVMS
17 8 (0.34%) CentOS
18 6 (0.26%) Windows 7
18 6 (0.26%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 320 (13.80%) Performance Tuning
2 318 (13.71%) Business Intelligence
3 313 (13.50%) ETL
4 223 (9.62%) SOA
5 220 (9.49%) Data Modelling
6 207 (8.93%) Migration
7 192 (8.28%) ITIL
8 145 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
9 127 (5.48%) OO
10 112 (4.83%) Analytics
11 110 (4.74%) Data Analysis
12 109 (4.70%) TDD
13 108 (4.66%) Scrum
14 99 (4.27%) Continuous Integration
15 98 (4.23%) Configuration Management
16 94 (4.05%) MVC
17 93 (4.01%) Data Migration
18 85 (3.67%) Project Management
19 79 (3.41%) UML
19 79 (3.41%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 1304 (56.23%) SQL
2 708 (30.53%) PL/SQL
3 530 (22.85%) Java
4 240 (10.35%) Shell Script
5 181 (7.81%) C#
6 129 (5.56%) JavaScript
7 108 (4.66%) T-SQL
8 98 (4.23%) Perl
9 72 (3.10%) Python
10 61 (2.63%) Bash Shell
11 51 (2.20%) VB
12 47 (2.03%) C++
13 43 (1.85%) C
14 34 (1.47%) VBScript
15 30 (1.29%) PowerShell
16 29 (1.25%) VBA
17 26 (1.12%) Korn
18 24 (1.03%) VB.NET
19 23 (0.99%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
20 21 (0.91%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 292 (12.59%) Security Cleared
2 208 (8.97%) SC Cleared
3 129 (5.56%) Degree
4 48 (2.07%) DV Cleared
5 37 (1.60%) ISEB
6 35 (1.51%) Oracle Certification
7 30 (1.29%) ISTQB
8 29 (1.25%) OCP
9 24 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
10 16 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
11 15 (0.65%) ISEB Practitioner
12 12 (0.52%) PMI Certification
12 12 (0.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 9 (0.39%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 9 (0.39%) PMP
13 9 (0.39%) Sun Certification
14 7 (0.30%) MCITP
15 6 (0.26%) CTC Cleared
15 6 (0.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 6 (0.26%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 97 (4.18%) QA
2 44 (1.90%) SLA
3 31 (1.34%) Data Quality
4 7 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (0.26%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.26%) Basel III
6 5 (0.22%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.086%) HL7
7 2 (0.086%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 2 (0.086%) COBIT
7 2 (0.086%) EMIR
8 1 (0.043%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.043%) COREP
8 1 (0.043%) FINREP
8 1 (0.043%) FATCA
8 1 (0.043%) GxP
8 1 (0.043%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 288 (12.42%) Oracle RAC
2 197 (8.50%) Oracle RMAN
3 59 (2.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 58 (2.50%) Active Directory
5 20 (0.86%) VMware ESX
6 13 (0.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 13 (0.56%) vSphere
7 10 (0.43%) RHEV
8 9 (0.39%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 7 (0.30%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 7 (0.30%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 7 (0.30%) XenApp
10 6 (0.26%) OCFS2
10 6 (0.26%) NDS
10 6 (0.26%) Xen
11 5 (0.22%) NFS
11 5 (0.22%) VirtualBox
11 5 (0.22%) SRDF
12 4 (0.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 4 (0.17%) KVM
Systems Management
1 220 (9.49%) Data Guard
2 130 (5.61%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 40 (1.72%) Tivoli
4 29 (1.25%) Oracle Identity Management
5 28 (1.21%) HP Quality Center
6 26 (1.12%) Control-M
7 23 (0.99%) Puppet
8 19 (0.82%) SCOM
9 17 (0.73%) SCCM
10 13 (0.56%) EMC NetWorker
11 12 (0.52%) BMC PATROL
12 11 (0.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 10 (0.43%) Tivoli Monitoring
14 9 (0.39%) NetBackup
14 9 (0.39%) Vagrant
15 8 (0.34%) ITRS Geneos
15 8 (0.34%) Legato
16 7 (0.30%) Oracle Statspack
16 7 (0.30%) BladeLogic
16 7 (0.30%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 2319 (100.00%) Oracle
2 231 (9.96%) Microsoft
3 169 (7.29%) Red Hat
4 126 (5.43%) IBM
5 119 (5.13%) Informatica
6 113 (4.87%) Business Objects
7 88 (3.79%) VMware
8 82 (3.54%) HP
9 73 (3.15%) SAP
9 73 (3.15%) JBoss
10 50 (2.16%) Sybase
10 50 (2.16%) Remedy
11 48 (2.07%) Hyperion
12 46 (1.98%) Siebel
13 41 (1.77%) Sun
13 41 (1.77%) EMC
14 36 (1.55%) BMC
15 34 (1.47%) Cognos
16 33 (1.42%) TIBCO
17 30 (1.29%) Cisco
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