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 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 88 65 69
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +4
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 1118 1381 1329
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 2.10% 2.88% 2.66%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.29% 12.53% 12.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 690 790 756
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £290 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 24 17
Average hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £47.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -25.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £21.55 £22.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £49.25 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -6.66%
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
10860 11021 10534
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.37% 23.00% 21.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 7203 6928 6270
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 £265 £260
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 146 220 272
Average hourly rate £31.00 £28.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -13.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 £16.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £45.00 £47.03
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.75 £30.75 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+6.50% +1.65%

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 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 24 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 24 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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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 -40 478 £408 -9.44% 89
South East -35 195 £361 -3.66% 41
East of England +31 117 £325 - 14
North West +3 77 £350 +7.69% 17
Yorkshire -23 71 £300 -20.00% 14
South West -21 64 £400 +10.34% 14
North East -1 50 £330 +21.65% 3
West Midlands -3 44 £350 +8.52% 14
East Midlands -26 17 £285 -8.06% 7
Midlands -2 3 £300 -14.28%
Oracle Database
UK

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 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 2169 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1241 (57.22%) SQL
3 932 (42.97%) Oracle Database 11g
4 718 (33.10%) PL/SQL
5 530 (24.44%) Linux
6 521 (24.02%) Java
7 519 (23.93%) Finance
8 518 (23.88%) UNIX
9 497 (22.91%) Oracle Database 10g
10 370 (17.06%) SQL Server
11 305 (14.06%) Agile Software Development
12 301 (13.88%) Windows
13 292 (13.46%) ETL
14 291 (13.42%) Business Intelligence
15 286 (13.19%) Security Cleared
16 274 (12.63%) Shell Script
17 255 (11.76%) XML
18 254 (11.71%) Data Warehouse
18 254 (11.71%) Relational Database
19 253 (11.66%) Oracle RAC
20 248 (11.43%) Performance Tuning
21 237 (10.93%) Banking
22 232 (10.70%) WebLogic
23 224 (10.33%) .NET
24 219 (10.10%) Migration
25 207 (9.54%) Data Modelling
26 205 (9.45%) Web Services
27 202 (9.31%) Microsoft
28 200 (9.22%) SC Cleared
29 196 (9.04%) SOA

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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
1 232 (10.70%) WebLogic
2 100 (4.61%) Apache
3 88 (4.06%) Tomcat
4 80 (3.69%) WebSphere
5 58 (2.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 55 (2.54%) Oracle Workflow
7 51 (2.35%) IIS
8 50 (2.31%) SAS
8 50 (2.31%) Oracle Service Bus
9 49 (2.26%) JBoss
10 46 (2.12%) CMS
11 40 (1.84%) Oracle Coherence
12 38 (1.75%) SharePoint
13 32 (1.48%) WebLogic Portal
13 32 (1.48%) BizTalk Server
14 31 (1.43%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 29 (1.34%) WebSphere Application Server
16 25 (1.15%) Oracle Application Server
17 19 (0.88%) AquaLogic
18 18 (0.83%) MQSeries
Applications
1 73 (3.37%) MS Excel
2 43 (1.98%) MS Office
3 23 (1.06%) MS Visio
4 12 (0.55%) MS Project
5 5 (0.23%) 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
1 128 (5.90%) Oracle EBS
2 73 (3.37%) Oracle Applications
3 71 (3.27%) Oracle EBS R12
4 50 (2.31%) Oracle BPM
5 28 (1.29%) Oracle 11i
6 24 (1.11%) Oracle General Ledger
7 22 (1.01%) Oracle Payables
8 21 (0.97%) Oracle Receivables
9 18 (0.83%) Documaker
9 18 (0.83%) Oracle Financials
10 12 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
11 11 (0.51%) Oracle ERP
11 11 (0.51%) Oracle FAH
12 10 (0.46%) Oracle Cash Management
13 9 (0.41%) Oracle Assets
14 7 (0.32%) Oracle iProcurement
14 7 (0.32%) Oracle HRMS
15 6 (0.28%) BusinessWorks
15 6 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
16 5 (0.23%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 10 (0.46%) SaaS
2 6 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (0.23%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.18%) Amazon S3
4 4 (0.18%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.092%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 80 (3.69%) HTTP
2 77 (3.55%) SAN
3 43 (1.98%) LDAP
4 42 (1.94%) SSL
5 41 (1.89%) Firewall
6 28 (1.29%) Internet
6 28 (1.29%) DNS
6 28 (1.29%) HTTPS
7 24 (1.11%) FTP
8 23 (1.06%) TCP/IP
9 20 (0.92%) WAN
10 19 (0.88%) NAS
11 15 (0.69%) DHCP
12 14 (0.65%) LAN
13 13 (0.60%) Kerberos
14 8 (0.37%) Ethernet
15 7 (0.32%) GPRS
15 7 (0.32%) InfiniBand
16 6 (0.28%) SSH
17 5 (0.23%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 932 (42.97%) Oracle Database 11g
2 497 (22.91%) Oracle Database 10g
3 370 (17.06%) SQL Server
4 254 (11.71%) Data Warehouse
4 254 (11.71%) Relational Database
5 192 (8.85%) Oracle Reports
6 177 (8.16%) RDBMS
7 148 (6.82%) Oracle ODI
8 140 (6.45%) Oracle BI EE
9 99 (4.56%) SQL Server 2008
10 86 (3.96%) Oracle Database 12c
11 73 (3.37%) Oracle9i Database
12 66 (3.04%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 63 (2.90%) Oracle Exadata
14 61 (2.81%) MySQL
14 61 (2.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 60 (2.77%) OLTP
16 59 (2.72%) DB2
17 54 (2.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 51 (2.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 101 (4.66%) Oracle Forms
2 95 (4.38%) Subversion
3 90 (4.15%) Oracle APEX
4 85 (3.92%) Maven
5 66 (3.04%) Visual Studio
5 66 (3.04%) Toad
6 62 (2.86%) JIRA
7 54 (2.49%) Git (software)
8 51 (2.35%) JUnit
9 48 (2.21%) Jenkins
10 45 (2.07%) Eclipse
11 39 (1.80%) Team Foundation Server
12 35 (1.61%) Hudson
13 33 (1.52%) Ant
14 29 (1.34%) ERwin
15 25 (1.15%) QuickTest Pro
16 24 (1.11%) Selenium
16 24 (1.11%) TeamCity
17 22 (1.01%) CruiseControl
18 21 (0.97%) JDeveloper
General
1 519 (23.93%) Finance
2 237 (10.93%) Banking
3 118 (5.44%) Investment Banking
4 76 (3.50%) Telecoms
5 52 (2.40%) Retail
6 41 (1.89%) Financial Institution
7 38 (1.75%) Front Office
8 28 (1.29%) Marketing
9 27 (1.24%) Billing
10 24 (1.11%) Manufacturing
11 23 (1.06%) Back Office
12 19 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
13 17 (0.78%) General Ledger
13 17 (0.78%) Legal
14 11 (0.51%) Automotive
15 10 (0.46%) Advertising
15 10 (0.46%) Games
16 8 (0.37%) Publishing
17 7 (0.32%) Military
18 6 (0.28%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 809 (37.30%) Developer
2 404 (18.63%) DBA
3 341 (15.72%) Oracle DBA
4 268 (12.36%) Oracle Developer
5 228 (10.51%) Analyst
6 198 (9.13%) Architect
7 146 (6.73%) Java Developer
8 137 (6.32%) Consultant
9 128 (5.90%) Administrator
10 66 (3.04%) Tester
11 63 (2.90%) Senior Developer
12 60 (2.77%) Support Analyst
12 60 (2.77%) Oracle Consultant
13 59 (2.72%) .NET Developer
14 55 (2.54%) SQL DBA
15 53 (2.44%) Applications Support
16 47 (2.17%) Solutions Architect
17 44 (2.03%) Oracle Architect
18 43 (1.98%) Test Analyst
18 43 (1.98%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 255 (11.76%) XML
2 224 (10.33%) .NET
3 205 (9.45%) Web Services
4 175 (8.07%) Middleware
5 161 (7.42%) HTML
6 151 (6.96%) Spring
7 119 (5.49%) jQuery
8 117 (5.39%) J2EE
9 112 (5.16%) Oracle Fusion
10 111 (5.12%) CSS
11 90 (4.15%) SOAP
12 89 (4.10%) JDBC
12 89 (4.10%) Hibernate
13 85 (3.92%) JMS
14 75 (3.46%) ASP.NET
15 69 (3.18%) Ajax
16 62 (2.86%) Java EE
17 61 (2.81%) XSD
18 60 (2.77%) WebCenter
19 58 (2.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 178 (8.21%) Analytical Skills
2 101 (4.66%) Data Integration
3 83 (3.83%) Replication
4 67 (3.09%) Computer Science
5 63 (2.90%) Derivative
6 61 (2.81%) Data Structures
7 58 (2.67%) Management Information System
8 49 (2.26%) Clustering
9 43 (1.98%) Statistics
10 40 (1.84%) Algorithms
10 40 (1.84%) Open Source
11 35 (1.61%) Credit Risk
12 33 (1.52%) N-Tier
13 32 (1.48%) Market Risk
14 29 (1.34%) User Experience
15 23 (1.06%) Hedge funds
16 22 (1.01%) Credit Derivative
17 18 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
18 17 (0.78%) HACMP
18 17 (0.78%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 530 (24.44%) Linux
2 518 (23.88%) UNIX
3 301 (13.88%) Windows
4 119 (5.49%) Solaris
5 114 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 67 (3.09%) AIX
7 51 (2.35%) Windows Server 2008
8 50 (2.31%) Windows Server 2003
9 36 (1.66%) HPUX
10 32 (1.48%) Oracle Linux
11 20 (0.92%) SUSE
12 16 (0.74%) Windows NT
12 16 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
13 12 (0.55%) Windows XP
13 12 (0.55%) VMS
14 7 (0.32%) OpenVMS
14 7 (0.32%) CentOS
15 6 (0.28%) zOS
16 5 (0.23%) Windows 8
16 5 (0.23%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 305 (14.06%) Agile Software Development
2 292 (13.46%) ETL
3 291 (13.42%) Business Intelligence
4 248 (11.43%) Performance Tuning
5 219 (10.10%) Migration
6 207 (9.54%) Data Modelling
7 196 (9.04%) SOA
8 165 (7.61%) ITIL
9 118 (5.44%) OO
10 106 (4.89%) Data Analysis
11 101 (4.66%) Continuous Integration
12 99 (4.56%) MVC
13 97 (4.47%) Scrum
14 96 (4.43%) TDD
15 89 (4.10%) Data Migration
16 88 (4.06%) Configuration Management
17 79 (3.64%) Workflow
17 79 (3.64%) Unit Testing
18 78 (3.60%) Project Management
19 76 (3.50%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1241 (57.22%) SQL
2 718 (33.10%) PL/SQL
3 521 (24.02%) Java
4 274 (12.63%) Shell Script
5 182 (8.39%) C#
6 164 (7.56%) JavaScript
7 104 (4.79%) Perl
8 78 (3.60%) T-SQL
8 78 (3.60%) Python
9 64 (2.95%) C++
10 57 (2.63%) VB
10 57 (2.63%) Bash Shell
11 50 (2.31%) VBScript
12 49 (2.26%) C
13 38 (1.75%) VB.NET
14 31 (1.43%) PHP
14 31 (1.43%) VB6
15 30 (1.38%) PowerShell
16 29 (1.34%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
17 24 (1.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 286 (13.19%) Security Cleared
2 200 (9.22%) SC Cleared
3 108 (4.98%) Degree
4 49 (2.26%) DV Cleared
5 32 (1.48%) Oracle Certification
6 25 (1.15%) ISEB
7 20 (0.92%) OCP
8 16 (0.74%) ISTQB
9 14 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
10 12 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
11 11 (0.51%) ISEB Practitioner
11 11 (0.51%) MCITP
12 9 (0.41%) PMI Certification
13 8 (0.37%) Sun Certification
13 8 (0.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 8 (0.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 7 (0.32%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
15 6 (0.28%) PMP
16 5 (0.23%) CCNA
16 5 (0.23%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 90 (4.15%) QA
2 37 (1.71%) SLA
3 30 (1.38%) Data Quality
4 11 (0.51%) ISO 9001
5 8 (0.37%) Basel III
6 7 (0.32%) PCI DSS
7 6 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 5 (0.23%) WAI
9 3 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 1 (0.046%) COBIT
10 1 (0.046%) ISO 14001
10 1 (0.046%) EMIR
10 1 (0.046%) COREP
10 1 (0.046%) FINREP
System Software
1 253 (11.66%) Oracle RAC
2 153 (7.05%) Oracle RMAN
3 55 (2.54%) Active Directory
4 53 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
5 22 (1.01%) VMware ESX
6 14 (0.65%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 11 (0.51%) vSphere
7 11 (0.51%) RHEV
8 8 (0.37%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 6 (0.28%) Firmware
9 6 (0.28%) OCFS2
9 6 (0.28%) PowerHA
10 5 (0.23%) KVM
10 5 (0.23%) Hyper-V
10 5 (0.23%) XenApp
11 4 (0.18%) Xen
11 4 (0.18%) Docker
11 4 (0.18%) VirtualBox
12 3 (0.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 2 (0.092%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 168 (7.75%) Data Guard
2 106 (4.89%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 34 (1.57%) Tivoli
3 34 (1.57%) HP Quality Center
4 30 (1.38%) Oracle Identity Management
5 26 (1.20%) Puppet
6 23 (1.06%) Control-M
7 18 (0.83%) OpenView
8 13 (0.60%) SCOM
9 12 (0.55%) SCCM
10 10 (0.46%) EMC NetWorker
10 10 (0.46%) Tivoli Monitoring
10 10 (0.46%) Vagrant
11 8 (0.37%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 8 (0.37%) BladeLogic
12 7 (0.32%) Netcool
13 6 (0.28%) Norton AntiVirus
13 6 (0.28%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
14 5 (0.23%) OPNET
14 5 (0.23%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 2169 (100.00%) Oracle
2 202 (9.31%) Microsoft
3 142 (6.55%) Red Hat
4 122 (5.62%) Informatica
5 92 (4.24%) IBM
6 89 (4.10%) HP
7 83 (3.83%) VMware
8 74 (3.41%) Business Objects
9 62 (2.86%) Siebel
10 58 (2.67%) SAP
11 48 (2.21%) Sybase
12 40 (1.84%) Sun
13 38 (1.75%) Remedy
14 33 (1.52%) Teradata
15 32 (1.48%) EMC
16 30 (1.38%) BMC
16 30 (1.38%) Cisco
17 29 (1.34%) CA
17 29 (1.34%) FatWire
18 26 (1.20%) Citrix
London
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Rate: Unspecified
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Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
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Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
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London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
LA International
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Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £200 - £220 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Connectus
Rate: £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Connectus
Rate: £450 - £515 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Connectus
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
TEKsystems
Rate: £375 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Thebes IT
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwickshire
LA International
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Experis Ltd
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Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £440.00 per annum
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Square One Resources
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The Curve Group
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