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 24 April 2015 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 90 69 70
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +1
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 1099 1310 1168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 2.17% 2.61% 2.67%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.93% 11.82% 12.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 707 735 663
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 20 14
Average hourly rate £45.50 £37.00 £33.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.98% +9.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £27.35 £28.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.87 £52.50 £37.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.50 £38.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+17.43% +19.21%
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
11066 11080 9416
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.90% 22.03% 21.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 7279 7105 5822
Average daily rate £403 £395 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.02% +1.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £263 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 139 179 200
Average hourly rate £32.50 £35.90 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.47% +30.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.32 £16.85 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.55 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +25.00%

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 2015. 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 -35 414 £460 +5.14% 106
South East -12 185 £388 +0.97% 44
North West +9 110 £438 +25.00% 15
Yorkshire -25 91 £375 +11.11% 11
South West -20 71 £400 +14.28% 22
East Midlands +30 66 £325 -23.52% 5
East of England +2 58 £400 +14.28% 10
West Midlands -6 52 £400 +6.66% 14
North East -12 40 £438 +4.79% 2
Midlands -1 7 - -
Oracle Database
UK

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 2141 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1124 (52.50%) SQL
3 885 (41.34%) Oracle Database 11g
4 744 (34.75%) PL/SQL
5 591 (27.60%) Java
6 550 (25.69%) UNIX
7 447 (20.88%) Linux
8 381 (17.80%) SQL Server
9 378 (17.66%) .NET
10 374 (17.47%) Finance
11 360 (16.81%) Agile Software Development
12 355 (16.58%) Oracle Database 10g
13 343 (16.02%) Windows
14 318 (14.85%) WebLogic
15 304 (14.20%) XML
16 293 (13.69%) Security Cleared
17 268 (12.52%) C#
18 260 (12.14%) Business Intelligence
19 250 (11.68%) Web Services
20 242 (11.30%) Data Warehouse
20 242 (11.30%) Performance Tuning
21 230 (10.74%) ETL
22 229 (10.70%) Microsoft
23 225 (10.51%) SOA
24 224 (10.46%) Shell Script
25 219 (10.23%) JavaScript
26 214 (10.00%) Relational Database
27 213 (9.95%) Oracle Reports
28 205 (9.57%) Migration
29 196 (9.15%) HTML

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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
1 318 (14.85%) WebLogic
2 114 (5.32%) Tomcat
3 96 (4.48%) Apache
4 83 (3.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 80 (3.74%) SAS
6 66 (3.08%) IIS
7 57 (2.66%) Oracle Workflow
7 57 (2.66%) JBoss
8 55 (2.57%) Oracle Service Bus
9 41 (1.91%) WebSphere
10 38 (1.77%) Confluence
11 33 (1.54%) Oracle Application Server
12 32 (1.49%) SharePoint
13 25 (1.17%) Oracle 10gAS
14 18 (0.84%) CMS
14 18 (0.84%) Oracle Coherence
15 17 (0.79%) WebLogic Portal
16 16 (0.75%) AquaLogic
17 13 (0.61%) Oracle BPEL
18 11 (0.51%) Mule
Applications
1 76 (3.55%) MS Excel
2 52 (2.43%) MS Office
3 14 (0.65%) MS Visio
4 13 (0.61%) MS Project
5 4 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.14%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.093%) PowerPivot
7 2 (0.093%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.047%) Simulink
8 1 (0.047%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 121 (5.65%) Oracle EBS
2 97 (4.53%) Oracle Applications
3 68 (3.18%) Oracle EBS R12
4 43 (2.01%) Oracle BPM
5 33 (1.54%) Oracle 11i
6 14 (0.65%) Oracle General Ledger
7 13 (0.61%) Oracle Financials
7 13 (0.61%) WebTrends
8 12 (0.56%) Oracle HRMS
9 9 (0.42%) Remedy ITSM
10 8 (0.37%) Adobe Campaign
10 8 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
11 7 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 7 (0.33%) Oracle Utilities
11 7 (0.33%) Oracle TCA
12 6 (0.28%) SmartPlant
12 6 (0.28%) BusinessWorks
13 5 (0.23%) Oracle Payroll
13 5 (0.23%) Oracle ERP
13 5 (0.23%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 12 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (0.47%) Adobe Analytics
2 10 (0.47%) SaaS
3 9 (0.42%) Office 365
4 8 (0.37%) PaaS
4 8 (0.37%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (0.37%) Google Analytics
5 7 (0.33%) GitHub
6 4 (0.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 2 (0.093%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.093%) IaaS
8 1 (0.047%) Taleo
8 1 (0.047%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.047%) Yammer
8 1 (0.047%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 74 (3.46%) Firewall
2 68 (3.18%) SAN
3 57 (2.66%) Internet
4 40 (1.87%) LDAP
5 32 (1.49%) WAN
6 31 (1.45%) HTTP
7 30 (1.40%) TCP/IP
8 26 (1.21%) DNS
8 26 (1.21%) SSL
9 23 (1.07%) NAS
10 21 (0.98%) LAN
11 17 (0.79%) AMQP
12 13 (0.61%) MPLS
13 10 (0.47%) 2G
13 10 (0.47%) HTTPS
14 9 (0.42%) Wireless
15 8 (0.37%) Fibre Channel
15 8 (0.37%) Cisco ASA
15 8 (0.37%) OSPF
15 8 (0.37%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 885 (41.34%) Oracle Database 11g
2 381 (17.80%) SQL Server
3 355 (16.58%) Oracle Database 10g
4 242 (11.30%) Data Warehouse
5 214 (10.00%) Relational Database
6 213 (9.95%) Oracle Reports
7 158 (7.38%) RDBMS
8 126 (5.89%) Oracle Database 12c
9 101 (4.72%) Oracle BI EE
10 79 (3.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 72 (3.36%) Oracle ODI
12 66 (3.08%) MySQL
13 61 (2.85%) Oracle9i Database
14 55 (2.57%) OLTP
14 55 (2.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 50 (2.34%) SQL Server 2008
16 49 (2.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 47 (2.20%) Oracle Discoverer
18 43 (2.01%) Oracle Exadata
19 36 (1.68%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 160 (7.47%) Subversion
2 138 (6.45%) Maven
3 121 (5.65%) Oracle Forms
4 109 (5.09%) JIRA
5 100 (4.67%) Toad
6 98 (4.58%) Jenkins
7 90 (4.20%) Oracle APEX
8 88 (4.11%) Eclipse
9 85 (3.97%) Visual Studio
10 79 (3.69%) JUnit
11 71 (3.32%) Git (software)
12 69 (3.22%) Ant
13 49 (2.29%) TeamCity
14 44 (2.06%) Team Foundation Server
15 39 (1.82%) ERwin
16 37 (1.73%) NUnit
17 35 (1.63%) Mercurial
18 32 (1.49%) Cucumber
18 32 (1.49%) Gradle
19 30 (1.40%) Hudson
General
1 374 (17.47%) Finance
2 177 (8.27%) Banking
3 77 (3.60%) Investment Banking
4 71 (3.32%) Telecoms
5 64 (2.99%) Retail
6 27 (1.26%) Billing
7 26 (1.21%) Marketing
8 23 (1.07%) Manufacturing
8 23 (1.07%) Front Office
9 18 (0.84%) Publishing
10 16 (0.75%) Back Office
11 14 (0.65%) Legal
12 13 (0.61%) Financial Institution
12 13 (0.61%) Advertising
13 11 (0.51%) General Ledger
13 11 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
14 6 (0.28%) Local Government
14 6 (0.28%) Retail Banking
15 5 (0.23%) French Language
15 5 (0.23%) Games
Job Titles
1 846 (39.51%) Developer
2 332 (15.51%) DBA
3 285 (13.31%) Oracle DBA
4 277 (12.94%) Oracle Developer
5 226 (10.56%) Analyst
6 225 (10.51%) Architect
7 166 (7.75%) Java Developer
8 130 (6.07%) Administrator
9 128 (5.98%) Consultant
10 87 (4.06%) .NET Developer
11 83 (3.88%) C# Developer
12 62 (2.90%) C# .NET Developer
13 58 (2.71%) Senior Developer
14 54 (2.52%) SQL Developer
15 50 (2.34%) Programmer
16 46 (2.15%) Solutions Architect
17 45 (2.10%) Applications Support
18 44 (2.06%) Oracle Applications DBA
19 43 (2.01%) Test Analyst
19 43 (2.01%) PL/SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 378 (17.66%) .NET
2 304 (14.20%) XML
3 250 (11.68%) Web Services
4 196 (9.15%) HTML
5 182 (8.50%) Middleware
6 159 (7.43%) J2EE
7 155 (7.24%) ASP.NET
8 129 (6.03%) Spring
9 108 (5.04%) Java EE
9 108 (5.04%) jQuery
10 101 (4.72%) SOAP
11 99 (4.62%) Oracle Fusion
12 97 (4.53%) CSS
13 95 (4.44%) JMS
14 71 (3.32%) JSP
15 69 (3.22%) Hibernate
15 69 (3.22%) .NET Framework
16 59 (2.76%) XSLT
16 59 (2.76%) REST
17 56 (2.62%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 196 (9.15%) Analytical Skills
2 67 (3.13%) Replication
2 67 (3.13%) Clustering
3 65 (3.04%) Computer Science
4 56 (2.62%) Open Source
5 44 (2.06%) Management Information System
6 32 (1.49%) Data Structures
7 31 (1.45%) Fixed Income
8 30 (1.40%) Statistics
9 27 (1.26%) Derivative
10 21 (0.98%) Algorithms
11 20 (0.93%) N-Tier
11 20 (0.93%) Data Integration
12 19 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
13 18 (0.84%) User Experience
14 17 (0.79%) Equities
15 16 (0.75%) Mainframe
15 16 (0.75%) Equity Derivative
16 15 (0.70%) Client/Server
17 14 (0.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 550 (25.69%) UNIX
2 447 (20.88%) Linux
3 343 (16.02%) Windows
4 172 (8.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 142 (6.63%) Solaris
6 81 (3.78%) AIX
7 62 (2.90%) Windows Server 2008
8 43 (2.01%) HPUX
8 43 (2.01%) Windows Server 2003
9 26 (1.21%) Windows Server 2012
10 19 (0.89%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 11 (0.51%) Oracle Linux
12 9 (0.42%) SUSE
13 8 (0.37%) Windows 7
13 8 (0.37%) Windows 2000 Server
13 8 (0.37%) Windows XP
13 8 (0.37%) VMS
14 7 (0.33%) Apple iOS
15 6 (0.28%) Windows NT
16 4 (0.19%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 360 (16.81%) Agile Software Development
2 260 (12.14%) Business Intelligence
3 242 (11.30%) Performance Tuning
4 230 (10.74%) ETL
5 225 (10.51%) SOA
6 205 (9.57%) Migration
7 188 (8.78%) Data Modelling
8 178 (8.31%) ITIL
9 125 (5.84%) Continuous Integration
10 124 (5.79%) Scrum
11 101 (4.72%) TDD
12 96 (4.48%) OO
12 96 (4.48%) CRM
13 92 (4.30%) Dimensional Modelling
14 88 (4.11%) Release Management
15 87 (4.06%) Unit Testing
16 83 (3.88%) Configuration Management
17 79 (3.69%) MVC
18 72 (3.36%) Workflow
19 68 (3.18%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1124 (52.50%) SQL
2 744 (34.75%) PL/SQL
3 591 (27.60%) Java
4 268 (12.52%) C#
5 224 (10.46%) Shell Script
6 219 (10.23%) JavaScript
7 80 (3.74%) C++
8 79 (3.69%) Perl
9 61 (2.85%) VB.NET
10 59 (2.76%) VB
10 59 (2.76%) C
11 45 (2.10%) VBA
12 42 (1.96%) T-SQL
13 40 (1.87%) Python
14 37 (1.73%) Bash Shell
15 34 (1.59%) PHP
16 33 (1.54%) PowerShell
17 32 (1.49%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
18 27 (1.26%) Korn
19 20 (0.93%) XPath
Qualifications
1 293 (13.69%) Security Cleared
2 166 (7.75%) SC Cleared
3 135 (6.31%) Degree
4 118 (5.51%) DV Cleared
5 43 (2.01%) Oracle Certification
6 23 (1.07%) ITIL Certification
7 18 (0.84%) ISEB
8 16 (0.75%) Sun Certification
9 15 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
10 13 (0.61%) OCP
11 11 (0.51%) MCPD
12 9 (0.42%) OCPJP
13 8 (0.37%) ISTQB
14 4 (0.19%) ISEB Practitioner
15 3 (0.14%) RHCE
15 3 (0.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 2 (0.093%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
16 2 (0.093%) CISM
16 2 (0.093%) HND
16 2 (0.093%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (3.22%) QA
2 21 (0.98%) Data Quality
3 20 (0.93%) SLA
4 9 (0.42%) EMIR
5 8 (0.37%) HL7
6 7 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 6 (0.28%) Dodd-Frank
7 6 (0.28%) DICOM
8 5 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 4 (0.19%) PCI DSS
10 3 (0.14%) COBIT
11 2 (0.093%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 2 (0.093%) JSP 440
12 1 (0.047%) ISO 9000
12 1 (0.047%) ISO 9001
12 1 (0.047%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 164 (7.66%) Oracle RAC
2 48 (2.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (1.59%) Active Directory
4 25 (1.17%) Hyper-V
5 20 (0.93%) Oracle Clusterware
6 12 (0.56%) XenApp
7 10 (0.47%) VMware ESX
7 10 (0.47%) Squid
8 8 (0.37%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 8 (0.37%) Microsoft App-V
8 8 (0.37%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 8 (0.37%) Terminal Services
9 6 (0.28%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 6 (0.28%) Firmware
9 6 (0.28%) Xen
10 4 (0.19%) XenDesktop
10 4 (0.19%) Samba
11 3 (0.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 3 (0.14%) OCFS2
11 3 (0.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 123 (5.74%) Oracle RMAN
2 117 (5.46%) Data Guard
3 92 (4.30%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 39 (1.82%) Puppet
5 22 (1.03%) Tivoli
6 20 (0.93%) Control-M
6 20 (0.93%) BladeLogic
7 19 (0.89%) ITRS Geneos
8 18 (0.84%) Oracle Flashback
9 17 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
10 16 (0.75%) Vagrant
11 14 (0.65%) CA Single Sign-On
12 10 (0.47%) Oracle Identity Management
12 10 (0.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 10 (0.47%) SCCM
13 7 (0.33%) OpenView
14 6 (0.28%) WSUS
14 6 (0.28%) EMC NetWorker
15 5 (0.23%) Nagios
16 4 (0.19%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 2141 (100.00%) Oracle
2 229 (10.70%) Microsoft
3 174 (8.13%) Red Hat
4 119 (5.56%) Informatica
5 95 (4.44%) IBM
6 83 (3.88%) VMware
7 78 (3.64%) HP
8 65 (3.04%) Business Objects
9 41 (1.91%) SAP
10 38 (1.77%) Sybase
11 32 (1.49%) Sun
12 31 (1.45%) TIBCO
13 29 (1.35%) Cisco
13 29 (1.35%) Citrix
13 29 (1.35%) Remedy
14 28 (1.31%) BEA
15 27 (1.26%) Tableau
16 26 (1.21%) Atlassian
17 25 (1.17%) NetApp
18 23 (1.07%) EMC
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