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 28 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 86 71 69
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -2
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 1055 1253 1404
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 2.14% 2.69% 2.65%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.99% 12.39% 12.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 578 694 818
Average daily rate
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£400 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £541 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.02% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 24 18
Average hourly rate £33.00 £37.50 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +22.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £25.00 £21.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.70 £52.05 £45.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £37.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-16.00% +25.00%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
10564 10117 11079
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.39% 21.71% 20.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 6663 6309 6649
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 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 160 209 278
Average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -1.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £17.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £51.30 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.40
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -1.31%
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 28 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 28 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 28 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
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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 -10 541 £425 -7.60% 92
South East -17 184 £375 +1.35% 49
Yorkshire -24 68 £350 - 17
North West +1 62 £365 -15.60% 21
South West -41 60 £420 +10.59% 17
East of England -15 59 £325 -10.95% 13
North East +4 26 £350 +16.66% 8
West Midlands -18 26 £295 -9.23% 14
East Midlands -4 16 £400 +14.28% 9
Midlands - - - - 1
Oracle Database
UK

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 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 2336 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1305 (55.86%) SQL
3 1098 (47.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 703 (30.09%) PL/SQL
5 609 (26.07%) UNIX
6 595 (25.47%) Finance
7 580 (24.83%) Linux
8 567 (24.27%) Oracle Database 10g
9 513 (21.96%) Java
10 446 (19.09%) SQL Server
11 343 (14.68%) Performance Tuning
12 340 (14.55%) Windows
13 338 (14.47%) Data Warehouse
14 314 (13.44%) Oracle RAC
15 313 (13.40%) ETL
15 313 (13.40%) Business Intelligence
16 311 (13.31%) Relational Database
17 299 (12.80%) Security Cleared
18 283 (12.11%) Banking
19 279 (11.94%) XML
20 278 (11.90%) WebLogic
21 251 (10.74%) Shell Script
22 249 (10.66%) Data Guard
23 248 (10.62%) Data Modelling
24 241 (10.32%) Oracle Reports
25 234 (10.02%) Microsoft
26 231 (9.89%) RDBMS
27 230 (9.85%) SOA
28 218 (9.33%) Oracle RMAN
29 217 (9.29%) ITIL

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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
1 278 (11.90%) WebLogic
2 105 (4.49%) Apache
3 91 (3.90%) WebSphere
4 78 (3.34%) Tomcat
5 70 (3.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 55 (2.35%) Oracle Service Bus
7 53 (2.27%) Oracle Workflow
8 45 (1.93%) SharePoint
9 44 (1.88%) SAS
10 40 (1.71%) IIS
10 40 (1.71%) Oracle Coherence
11 36 (1.54%) WebSphere Application Server
12 35 (1.50%) Oracle Application Server
13 33 (1.41%) BizTalk Server
14 30 (1.28%) CMS
15 27 (1.16%) WebLogic Portal
16 23 (0.98%) MQSeries
17 16 (0.68%) Oracle HTTP Server
17 16 (0.68%) TIBCO EMS
18 15 (0.64%) Liferay
Applications
1 77 (3.30%) MS Excel
2 49 (2.10%) MS Office
3 11 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (0.39%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.34%) MS Project
6 5 (0.21%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.086%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.086%) SPSS
7 2 (0.086%) Windchill
8 1 (0.043%) FastStats
8 1 (0.043%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 118 (5.05%) Oracle EBS
2 90 (3.85%) Oracle EBS R12
3 84 (3.60%) Oracle Applications
4 45 (1.93%) Oracle 11i
4 45 (1.93%) Oracle BPM
5 26 (1.11%) Oracle General Ledger
6 24 (1.03%) Oracle Payables
6 24 (1.03%) Oracle Receivables
7 21 (0.90%) Oracle Financials
8 17 (0.73%) Oracle ERP
9 13 (0.56%) BusinessWorks
10 11 (0.47%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 11 (0.47%) Remedy ITSM
11 9 (0.39%) Oracle Assets
11 9 (0.39%) Oracle Manufacturing
11 9 (0.39%) Cognos Business Intelligence
12 8 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
12 8 (0.34%) Oracle Retail
13 7 (0.30%) Documaker
13 7 (0.30%) SunGard AvantGard
Cloud Services
1 10 (0.43%) SaaS
2 8 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (0.30%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.21%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.086%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.086%) PaaS
7 1 (0.043%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 79 (3.38%) SAN
2 57 (2.44%) LDAP
3 54 (2.31%) HTTP
4 49 (2.10%) Firewall
5 41 (1.76%) Internet
5 41 (1.76%) DNS
6 36 (1.54%) TCP/IP
7 35 (1.50%) FTP
8 27 (1.16%) SSL
9 22 (0.94%) NAS
10 20 (0.86%) DHCP
11 16 (0.68%) WAN
11 16 (0.68%) LAN
11 16 (0.68%) HTTPS
12 10 (0.43%) Kerberos
12 10 (0.43%) iSCSI
13 7 (0.30%) SSH
13 7 (0.30%) InfiniBand
14 6 (0.26%) VPN
15 4 (0.17%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1098 (47.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 567 (24.27%) Oracle Database 10g
3 446 (19.09%) SQL Server
4 338 (14.47%) Data Warehouse
5 311 (13.31%) Relational Database
6 241 (10.32%) Oracle Reports
7 231 (9.89%) RDBMS
8 162 (6.93%) SQL Server 2008
9 128 (5.48%) Oracle Database 12c
10 105 (4.49%) Oracle ODI
10 105 (4.49%) Oracle BI EE
11 100 (4.28%) Oracle9i Database
12 96 (4.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 87 (3.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 79 (3.38%) DB2
15 76 (3.25%) SQL Server 2005
15 76 (3.25%) SQL Server 2012
16 63 (2.70%) MySQL
17 60 (2.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 53 (2.27%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 146 (6.25%) Oracle Forms
2 93 (3.98%) Maven
3 87 (3.72%) Toad
4 83 (3.55%) Subversion
5 64 (2.74%) Jenkins
6 59 (2.53%) Visual Studio
7 58 (2.48%) Eclipse
8 56 (2.40%) Ant
9 50 (2.14%) Oracle APEX
10 49 (2.10%) JUnit
11 45 (1.93%) JIRA
12 40 (1.71%) Team Foundation Server
13 30 (1.28%) Hudson
14 29 (1.24%) Git (software)
14 29 (1.24%) Selenium
15 28 (1.20%) TeamCity
16 27 (1.16%) Talend Open Studio
17 25 (1.07%) NUnit
18 24 (1.03%) ERwin
18 24 (1.03%) JDeveloper
General
1 595 (25.47%) Finance
2 283 (12.11%) Banking
3 133 (5.69%) Investment Banking
4 86 (3.68%) Retail
5 71 (3.04%) Telecoms
6 47 (2.01%) Front Office
7 43 (1.84%) Manufacturing
8 38 (1.63%) Financial Institution
9 24 (1.03%) Billing
10 20 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
10 20 (0.86%) Back Office
11 15 (0.64%) Marketing
12 13 (0.56%) Games
13 12 (0.51%) Legal
13 12 (0.51%) General Ledger
14 10 (0.43%) French Language
14 10 (0.43%) Military
15 8 (0.34%) Publishing
15 8 (0.34%) Automotive
16 7 (0.30%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 765 (32.75%) Developer
2 551 (23.59%) DBA
3 458 (19.61%) Oracle DBA
4 257 (11.00%) Analyst
5 245 (10.49%) Oracle Developer
6 193 (8.26%) Architect
7 148 (6.34%) Administrator
8 144 (6.16%) Consultant
9 129 (5.52%) Java Developer
10 92 (3.94%) SQL DBA
11 72 (3.08%) Oracle Consultant
12 69 (2.95%) Senior Developer
13 66 (2.83%) SQL Developer
14 57 (2.44%) Support Analyst
14 57 (2.44%) Tester
15 55 (2.35%) Applications Support
16 52 (2.23%) Solutions Architect
16 52 (2.23%) .NET Developer
17 46 (1.97%) ETL Developer
17 46 (1.97%) Oracle Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 279 (11.94%) XML
2 210 (8.99%) .NET
3 180 (7.71%) Web Services
4 167 (7.15%) Middleware
5 159 (6.81%) Spring
6 155 (6.64%) J2EE
7 101 (4.32%) HTML
8 92 (3.94%) Oracle Fusion
9 80 (3.42%) CSS
10 70 (3.00%) ASP.NET
11 69 (2.95%) jQuery
12 66 (2.83%) JDBC
13 62 (2.65%) JMS
13 62 (2.65%) Hibernate
14 60 (2.57%) XSLT
15 56 (2.40%) SOAP
16 48 (2.05%) Java EE
16 48 (2.05%) WebCenter
17 43 (1.84%) .NET Framework
18 42 (1.80%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 94 (4.02%) Data Integration
2 90 (3.85%) Replication
3 82 (3.51%) Clustering
4 63 (2.70%) Computer Science
5 50 (2.14%) Derivative
6 49 (2.10%) Credit Risk
7 43 (1.84%) Management Information System
8 37 (1.58%) N-Tier
9 36 (1.54%) Statistics
10 31 (1.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 30 (1.28%) Open Source
12 27 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
13 26 (1.11%) Market Risk
14 23 (0.98%) Mainframe
15 21 (0.90%) Credit Derivative
16 20 (0.86%) Visualisation
17 16 (0.68%) Data Extraction
17 16 (0.68%) PKI
17 16 (0.68%) Equities
18 15 (0.64%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 609 (26.07%) UNIX
2 580 (24.83%) Linux
3 340 (14.55%) Windows
4 195 (8.35%) Solaris
5 160 (6.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 90 (3.85%) AIX
7 57 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
8 54 (2.31%) HPUX
9 43 (1.84%) Windows Server 2003
10 32 (1.37%) SUSE
11 25 (1.07%) Oracle Linux
12 17 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
13 14 (0.60%) Windows XP
14 11 (0.47%) Windows 2000
15 9 (0.39%) VMS
15 9 (0.39%) OpenVMS
15 9 (0.39%) CentOS
16 8 (0.34%) Windows 7
16 8 (0.34%) zOS
16 8 (0.34%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 343 (14.68%) Performance Tuning
2 313 (13.40%) ETL
2 313 (13.40%) Business Intelligence
3 248 (10.62%) Data Modelling
4 230 (9.85%) SOA
5 217 (9.29%) ITIL
6 211 (9.03%) Migration
7 162 (6.93%) Agile Software Development
8 114 (4.88%) OO
9 109 (4.67%) Data Analysis
10 107 (4.58%) Scrum
11 104 (4.45%) Analytics
12 102 (4.37%) TDD
13 100 (4.28%) Configuration Management
14 96 (4.11%) UML
15 95 (4.07%) Data Migration
16 91 (3.90%) Continuous Integration
17 88 (3.77%) Project Management
18 78 (3.34%) MVC
19 70 (3.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1305 (55.86%) SQL
2 703 (30.09%) PL/SQL
3 513 (21.96%) Java
4 251 (10.74%) Shell Script
5 170 (7.28%) C#
6 114 (4.88%) JavaScript
7 110 (4.71%) T-SQL
8 108 (4.62%) Perl
9 68 (2.91%) Python
10 54 (2.31%) Bash Shell
11 48 (2.05%) C
12 46 (1.97%) VB
13 40 (1.71%) C++
14 35 (1.50%) PowerShell
15 28 (1.20%) Korn
16 26 (1.11%) VBA
17 20 (0.86%) VB.NET
18 19 (0.81%) Groovy
18 19 (0.81%) XQuery
18 19 (0.81%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 299 (12.80%) Security Cleared
2 211 (9.03%) SC Cleared
3 137 (5.86%) Degree
4 55 (2.35%) DV Cleared
5 44 (1.88%) Oracle Certification
6 38 (1.63%) OCP
7 35 (1.50%) ISTQB
8 32 (1.37%) ISEB
9 25 (1.07%) ITIL Certification
10 16 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
10 16 (0.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 15 (0.64%) ISEB Practitioner
12 12 (0.51%) PMI Certification
13 9 (0.39%) PMP
13 9 (0.39%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
14 7 (0.30%) Sun Certification
14 7 (0.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 7 (0.30%) MCITP
14 7 (0.30%) CTC Cleared
15 6 (0.26%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 86 (3.68%) QA
2 44 (1.88%) SLA
3 25 (1.07%) Data Quality
4 8 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (0.26%) PCI DSS
6 5 (0.21%) EMIR
7 4 (0.17%) Dodd-Frank
7 4 (0.17%) Basel III
7 4 (0.17%) HL7
7 4 (0.17%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.086%) FATCA
8 2 (0.086%) COBIT
9 1 (0.043%) FINREP
9 1 (0.043%) GxP
9 1 (0.043%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 314 (13.44%) Oracle RAC
2 218 (9.33%) Oracle RMAN
3 54 (2.31%) VMware Infrastructure
4 52 (2.23%) Active Directory
5 20 (0.86%) VMware ESX
6 15 (0.64%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 11 (0.47%) vSphere
8 10 (0.43%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 9 (0.39%) RHEV
10 8 (0.34%) Xen
10 8 (0.34%) KVM
11 7 (0.30%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 7 (0.30%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 7 (0.30%) NFS
12 6 (0.26%) NDS
12 6 (0.26%) XenApp
12 6 (0.26%) OCFS2
13 5 (0.21%) vCloud
13 5 (0.21%) SRDF
14 4 (0.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 249 (10.66%) Data Guard
2 133 (5.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 40 (1.71%) Tivoli
4 24 (1.03%) HP Quality Center
4 24 (1.03%) Puppet
5 23 (0.98%) Control-M
6 21 (0.90%) Oracle Identity Management
7 19 (0.81%) SCOM
8 17 (0.73%) SCCM
9 13 (0.56%) EMC NetWorker
10 12 (0.51%) BMC PATROL
11 11 (0.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 10 (0.43%) Tivoli Monitoring
13 9 (0.39%) NetBackup
14 8 (0.34%) Legato
14 8 (0.34%) ITRS Geneos
15 7 (0.30%) Oracle Statspack
16 6 (0.26%) BladeLogic
16 6 (0.26%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
16 6 (0.26%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 2336 (100.00%) Oracle
2 234 (10.02%) Microsoft
3 164 (7.02%) Red Hat
4 143 (6.12%) IBM
5 123 (5.27%) Informatica
6 105 (4.49%) Business Objects
7 82 (3.51%) HP
7 82 (3.51%) VMware
8 74 (3.17%) SAP
9 68 (2.91%) JBoss
10 49 (2.10%) Sun
10 49 (2.10%) Hyperion
11 48 (2.05%) Sybase
12 40 (1.71%) Siebel
12 40 (1.71%) EMC
12 40 (1.71%) Remedy
13 38 (1.63%) Cognos
14 35 (1.50%) TIBCO
14 35 (1.50%) Veritas
15 32 (1.37%) BMC
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