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 31 October 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 86 63 61
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -2
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 1110 1393 1370
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 2.10% 2.91% 2.77%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.28% 12.56% 13.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 691 801 780
Average daily rate
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£375 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £280 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 24 23
Average hourly rate £42.50 £33.75 £45.18
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.92% -25.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £21.55 £23.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £49.25 £56.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £35.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -20.00%
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
10801 11090 10419
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.40% 23.16% 21.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 7181 6996 6252
Average daily rate £400 £395 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +1.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 144 232 266
Average hourly rate £30.50 £27.50 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.90% -11.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.02 £15.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £45.18
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.75 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+9.16% -7.69%

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 31 October 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 31 October 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 31 October 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 -40 470 £403 -10.55% 83
South East -31 197 £365 -2.66% 46
East of England +29 110 £325 - 13
North West -3 75 £350 - 21
Yorkshire -18 74 £300 -20.00% 25
South West -15 63 £400 +14.28% 16
North East -4 57 £330 +20.00% 1
West Midlands -3 44 £328 +3.14% 13
East Midlands -27 17 £285 -8.06% 6
Midlands +3 3 £300 -14.28%
Oracle Database
UK

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 2180 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1252 (57.43%) SQL
3 933 (42.80%) Oracle Database 11g
4 732 (33.58%) PL/SQL
5 539 (24.72%) Linux
6 528 (24.22%) UNIX
7 518 (23.76%) Java
8 516 (23.67%) Finance
9 484 (22.20%) Oracle Database 10g
10 355 (16.28%) SQL Server
11 315 (14.45%) Agile Software Development
12 301 (13.81%) Windows
13 293 (13.44%) Business Intelligence
14 286 (13.12%) ETL
15 281 (12.89%) Security Cleared
16 275 (12.61%) Shell Script
17 265 (12.16%) XML
18 258 (11.83%) Oracle RAC
19 257 (11.79%) Relational Database
20 251 (11.51%) Data Warehouse
21 241 (11.06%) Banking
22 240 (11.01%) Performance Tuning
23 236 (10.83%) WebLogic
24 224 (10.28%) Migration
25 223 (10.23%) .NET
26 214 (9.82%) Data Modelling
27 212 (9.72%) Web Services
28 199 (9.13%) SOA
29 196 (8.99%) SC Cleared
30 195 (8.94%) Microsoft

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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
1 236 (10.83%) WebLogic
2 106 (4.86%) Apache
3 93 (4.27%) Tomcat
4 81 (3.72%) WebSphere
5 58 (2.66%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 57 (2.61%) Oracle Workflow
7 53 (2.43%) IIS
8 51 (2.34%) Oracle Service Bus
9 48 (2.20%) JBoss
9 48 (2.20%) SAS
10 47 (2.16%) CMS
11 42 (1.93%) Oracle Coherence
12 37 (1.70%) SharePoint
13 33 (1.51%) WebLogic Portal
14 32 (1.47%) BizTalk Server
14 32 (1.47%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 28 (1.28%) WebSphere Application Server
16 25 (1.15%) Oracle Application Server
17 23 (1.06%) MQSeries
18 19 (0.87%) AquaLogic
Applications
1 77 (3.53%) MS Excel
2 42 (1.93%) MS Office
3 23 (1.06%) MS Visio
4 11 (0.50%) MS Project
5 4 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.092%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.046%) SPSS
8 1 (0.046%) Windchill
8 1 (0.046%) FastStats
8 1 (0.046%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 124 (5.69%) Oracle EBS
2 72 (3.30%) Oracle Applications
3 67 (3.07%) Oracle EBS R12
4 52 (2.39%) Oracle BPM
5 25 (1.15%) Oracle 11i
6 23 (1.06%) Oracle General Ledger
7 21 (0.96%) Oracle Payables
8 20 (0.92%) Oracle Receivables
9 19 (0.87%) Documaker
10 17 (0.78%) Oracle Financials
11 12 (0.55%) Oracle ERP
11 12 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
12 11 (0.50%) Oracle FAH
13 10 (0.46%) Oracle Cash Management
14 8 (0.37%) Oracle Assets
15 7 (0.32%) Oracle iProcurement
15 7 (0.32%) Oracle HRMS
16 6 (0.28%) BusinessWorks
17 5 (0.23%) Cognos TM1
17 5 (0.23%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 10 (0.46%) SaaS
2 7 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (0.28%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.18%) Amazon S3
4 4 (0.18%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.092%) PaaS
6 1 (0.046%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 80 (3.67%) HTTP
2 73 (3.35%) SAN
3 45 (2.06%) LDAP
4 43 (1.97%) SSL
5 39 (1.79%) Firewall
6 30 (1.38%) Internet
7 29 (1.33%) DNS
7 29 (1.33%) HTTPS
8 24 (1.10%) FTP
9 23 (1.06%) TCP/IP
10 19 (0.87%) WAN
10 19 (0.87%) NAS
11 14 (0.64%) DHCP
12 13 (0.60%) Kerberos
12 13 (0.60%) LAN
13 9 (0.41%) Ethernet
14 7 (0.32%) InfiniBand
15 6 (0.28%) SSH
15 6 (0.28%) GPRS
16 5 (0.23%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 933 (42.80%) Oracle Database 11g
2 484 (22.20%) Oracle Database 10g
3 355 (16.28%) SQL Server
4 257 (11.79%) Relational Database
5 251 (11.51%) Data Warehouse
6 190 (8.72%) Oracle Reports
7 179 (8.21%) RDBMS
8 154 (7.06%) Oracle ODI
9 142 (6.51%) Oracle BI EE
10 92 (4.22%) Oracle Database 12c
11 84 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
12 74 (3.39%) Oracle9i Database
13 68 (3.12%) Oracle BI Publisher
14 64 (2.94%) Oracle Exadata
14 64 (2.94%) MySQL
15 60 (2.75%) OLTP
16 58 (2.66%) DB2
17 54 (2.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 51 (2.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 46 (2.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 100 (4.59%) Subversion
2 98 (4.50%) Oracle Forms
3 93 (4.27%) Oracle APEX
4 88 (4.04%) Maven
5 71 (3.26%) Toad
6 66 (3.03%) Visual Studio
6 66 (3.03%) JIRA
7 55 (2.52%) Git (software)
8 51 (2.34%) Jenkins
8 51 (2.34%) JUnit
9 45 (2.06%) Eclipse
10 39 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
11 38 (1.74%) Hudson
12 33 (1.51%) Ant
13 29 (1.33%) ERwin
14 26 (1.19%) QuickTest Pro
15 25 (1.15%) Selenium
16 24 (1.10%) TeamCity
17 22 (1.01%) CruiseControl
18 21 (0.96%) JDeveloper
General
1 516 (23.67%) Finance
2 241 (11.06%) Banking
3 119 (5.46%) Investment Banking
4 74 (3.39%) Telecoms
5 51 (2.34%) Retail
6 41 (1.88%) Financial Institution
7 37 (1.70%) Front Office
8 29 (1.33%) Billing
8 29 (1.33%) Marketing
9 25 (1.15%) Back Office
10 24 (1.10%) Manufacturing
11 19 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
12 18 (0.83%) Legal
13 16 (0.73%) General Ledger
14 11 (0.50%) Advertising
14 11 (0.50%) Automotive
14 11 (0.50%) Games
15 10 (0.46%) Publishing
16 7 (0.32%) Military
17 5 (0.23%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 819 (37.57%) Developer
2 403 (18.49%) DBA
3 342 (15.69%) Oracle DBA
4 275 (12.61%) Oracle Developer
5 225 (10.32%) Analyst
6 199 (9.13%) Architect
7 148 (6.79%) Java Developer
8 144 (6.61%) Consultant
9 128 (5.87%) Administrator
10 64 (2.94%) Senior Developer
10 64 (2.94%) Tester
11 62 (2.84%) Oracle Consultant
12 58 (2.66%) Support Analyst
13 57 (2.61%) .NET Developer
14 54 (2.48%) Applications Support
15 47 (2.16%) SQL DBA
16 45 (2.06%) SQL Developer
16 45 (2.06%) Solutions Architect
17 44 (2.02%) Oracle Architect
18 42 (1.93%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 265 (12.16%) XML
2 223 (10.23%) .NET
3 212 (9.72%) Web Services
4 179 (8.21%) Middleware
5 163 (7.48%) HTML
6 153 (7.02%) Spring
7 123 (5.64%) jQuery
8 119 (5.46%) J2EE
9 115 (5.28%) CSS
9 115 (5.28%) Oracle Fusion
10 94 (4.31%) SOAP
11 90 (4.13%) JDBC
11 90 (4.13%) Hibernate
12 89 (4.08%) JMS
13 72 (3.30%) ASP.NET
14 71 (3.26%) Ajax
15 63 (2.89%) Java EE
16 60 (2.75%) XSD
16 60 (2.75%) XSLT
17 59 (2.71%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 176 (8.07%) Analytical Skills
2 103 (4.72%) Data Integration
3 90 (4.13%) Replication
4 64 (2.94%) Derivative
4 64 (2.94%) Computer Science
5 62 (2.84%) Data Structures
6 54 (2.48%) Management Information System
7 48 (2.20%) Clustering
8 40 (1.83%) Algorithms
8 40 (1.83%) Open Source
9 35 (1.61%) Credit Risk
9 35 (1.61%) Statistics
10 33 (1.51%) Market Risk
11 32 (1.47%) N-Tier
12 29 (1.33%) User Experience
13 23 (1.06%) Hedge funds
14 22 (1.01%) Credit Derivative
15 19 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
16 17 (0.78%) HACMP
17 16 (0.73%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 539 (24.72%) Linux
2 528 (24.22%) UNIX
3 301 (13.81%) Windows
4 120 (5.50%) Solaris
5 114 (5.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 66 (3.03%) AIX
7 51 (2.34%) Windows Server 2003
8 47 (2.16%) Windows Server 2008
9 37 (1.70%) HPUX
10 34 (1.56%) Oracle Linux
11 20 (0.92%) SUSE
12 16 (0.73%) Windows NT
13 12 (0.55%) Windows XP
13 12 (0.55%) VMS
13 12 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
14 7 (0.32%) CentOS
14 7 (0.32%) OpenVMS
15 6 (0.28%) zOS
16 5 (0.23%) Windows 8
16 5 (0.23%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 315 (14.45%) Agile Software Development
2 293 (13.44%) Business Intelligence
3 286 (13.12%) ETL
4 240 (11.01%) Performance Tuning
5 224 (10.28%) Migration
6 214 (9.82%) Data Modelling
7 199 (9.13%) SOA
8 165 (7.57%) ITIL
9 121 (5.55%) OO
10 106 (4.86%) Continuous Integration
11 105 (4.82%) Data Analysis
12 98 (4.50%) Scrum
13 97 (4.45%) TDD
13 97 (4.45%) MVC
14 92 (4.22%) Data Migration
15 88 (4.04%) Configuration Management
16 82 (3.76%) Workflow
16 82 (3.76%) Unit Testing
17 81 (3.72%) Project Management
18 76 (3.49%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1252 (57.43%) SQL
2 732 (33.58%) PL/SQL
3 518 (23.76%) Java
4 275 (12.61%) Shell Script
5 183 (8.39%) C#
6 167 (7.66%) JavaScript
7 108 (4.95%) Perl
8 73 (3.35%) T-SQL
8 73 (3.35%) Python
9 60 (2.75%) C++
10 58 (2.66%) Bash Shell
11 57 (2.61%) VB
12 49 (2.25%) VBScript
13 48 (2.20%) C
14 39 (1.79%) VB.NET
15 34 (1.56%) PHP
16 31 (1.42%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
16 31 (1.42%) VB6
17 26 (1.19%) Korn
18 25 (1.15%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 281 (12.89%) Security Cleared
2 196 (8.99%) SC Cleared
3 102 (4.68%) Degree
4 48 (2.20%) DV Cleared
5 29 (1.33%) Oracle Certification
6 23 (1.06%) ISEB
7 17 (0.78%) OCP
8 15 (0.69%) ISTQB
9 11 (0.50%) ISEB Practitioner
9 11 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
10 10 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
11 8 (0.37%) Sun Certification
11 8 (0.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 7 (0.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 7 (0.32%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 7 (0.32%) MCITP
12 7 (0.32%) PMI Certification
13 5 (0.23%) CCNA
13 5 (0.23%) Cisco Certification
14 4 (0.18%) Siebel Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (4.22%) QA
2 33 (1.51%) SLA
3 31 (1.42%) Data Quality
4 11 (0.50%) ISO 9001
5 8 (0.37%) PCI DSS
5 8 (0.37%) Basel III
6 7 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 5 (0.23%) WAI
8 3 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.046%) COBIT
9 1 (0.046%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.046%) EMIR
9 1 (0.046%) COREP
9 1 (0.046%) FINREP
System Software
1 258 (11.83%) Oracle RAC
2 149 (6.83%) Oracle RMAN
3 54 (2.48%) Active Directory
4 53 (2.43%) VMware Infrastructure
5 22 (1.01%) VMware ESX
6 13 (0.60%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 11 (0.50%) RHEV
8 9 (0.41%) vSphere
9 8 (0.37%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 6 (0.28%) Firmware
10 6 (0.28%) PowerHA
10 6 (0.28%) OCFS2
11 5 (0.23%) KVM
11 5 (0.23%) Hyper-V
12 4 (0.18%) XenApp
12 4 (0.18%) Xen
12 4 (0.18%) Docker
12 4 (0.18%) VirtualBox
13 3 (0.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 2 (0.092%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 162 (7.43%) Data Guard
2 110 (5.05%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 35 (1.61%) HP Quality Center
4 33 (1.51%) Tivoli
5 30 (1.38%) Oracle Identity Management
6 28 (1.28%) Puppet
7 22 (1.01%) Control-M
8 18 (0.83%) OpenView
9 12 (0.55%) SCCM
9 12 (0.55%) SCOM
10 11 (0.50%) Vagrant
11 10 (0.46%) Tivoli Monitoring
12 9 (0.41%) EMC NetWorker
13 8 (0.37%) BladeLogic
13 8 (0.37%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 6 (0.28%) Netcool
14 6 (0.28%) Norton AntiVirus
15 5 (0.23%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
16 4 (0.18%) Oracle Identity Manager
16 4 (0.18%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 2180 (100.00%) Oracle
2 195 (8.94%) Microsoft
3 139 (6.38%) Red Hat
4 119 (5.46%) Informatica
5 94 (4.31%) HP
6 91 (4.17%) IBM
7 80 (3.67%) VMware
8 75 (3.44%) Business Objects
9 61 (2.80%) Siebel
10 59 (2.71%) SAP
11 53 (2.43%) Sybase
12 39 (1.79%) Sun
13 36 (1.65%) Remedy
14 31 (1.42%) Cisco
15 30 (1.38%) Teradata
16 29 (1.33%) FatWire
16 29 (1.33%) CA
17 28 (1.28%) EMC
18 27 (1.24%) BMC
19 24 (1.10%) TIBCO
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