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 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 86 75 66
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -9
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 1090 1137 1142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 2.28% 2.44% 2.81%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.77% 10.95% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 673 605 626
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £557
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 6 20
Average hourly rate £46.80 £35.10 £34.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.31% +1.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £30.25 £24.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £40.75 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.80 £35.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+33.70% +1.44%
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
10124 10382 9139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.22% 22.31% 22.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 6601 6429 5607
Average daily rate £400 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £255 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 124 176 210
Average hourly rate £32.50 £33.00 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% +17.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.90 £16.05 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £57.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +10.52%

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 2 March 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 2 March 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 2 March 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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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 -25 418 £450 +1.99% 89
South East +5 202 £363 -3.33% 46
North West +5 111 £350 +7.69% 18
South West -4 88 £434 +23.92% 21
East of England +14 72 £290 -13.43% 16
Yorkshire -12 72 £375 +11.11% 14
West Midlands -8 51 £400 +23.07% 5
East Midlands +9 40 £325 -10.34% 6
North East -4 19 £300 -17.12% 7
Midlands +3 6 £365 -
Oracle Database
UK

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 2143 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1137 (53.06%) SQL
3 892 (41.62%) Oracle Database 11g
4 760 (35.46%) PL/SQL
5 573 (26.74%) Java
6 525 (24.50%) UNIX
7 468 (21.84%) Linux
8 413 (19.27%) Oracle Database 10g
9 400 (18.67%) Finance
10 377 (17.59%) .NET
11 355 (16.57%) SQL Server
12 353 (16.47%) Security Cleared
13 333 (15.54%) Agile Software Development
14 317 (14.79%) Windows
15 309 (14.42%) WebLogic
16 286 (13.35%) XML
17 285 (13.30%) C#
18 258 (12.04%) Business Intelligence
19 256 (11.95%) Shell Script
20 232 (10.83%) Data Warehouse
21 226 (10.55%) SC Cleared
22 221 (10.31%) ETL
22 221 (10.31%) Migration
23 220 (10.27%) JavaScript
24 219 (10.22%) Web Services
25 218 (10.17%) Performance Tuning
26 216 (10.08%) Relational Database
26 216 (10.08%) Microsoft
27 213 (9.94%) HTML
28 193 (9.01%) SOA

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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
1 309 (14.42%) WebLogic
2 112 (5.23%) Tomcat
3 92 (4.29%) Apache
4 73 (3.41%) SAS
5 70 (3.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 63 (2.94%) Oracle Workflow
7 53 (2.47%) IIS
8 48 (2.24%) Oracle Service Bus
9 47 (2.19%) JBoss
10 40 (1.87%) Oracle Application Server
10 40 (1.87%) WebSphere
11 33 (1.54%) SharePoint
11 33 (1.54%) Confluence
12 30 (1.40%) CMS
13 24 (1.12%) Oracle 10gAS
13 24 (1.12%) AquaLogic
14 23 (1.07%) Oracle Coherence
15 19 (0.89%) Tuxedo
16 13 (0.61%) Documentum
16 13 (0.61%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 87 (4.06%) MS Excel
2 39 (1.82%) MS Office
3 23 (1.07%) MS Visio
4 12 (0.56%) MS Project
5 3 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.14%) PowerPivot
6 2 (0.093%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.093%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.047%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.047%) Simulink
7 1 (0.047%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 130 (6.07%) Oracle EBS
2 94 (4.39%) Oracle Applications
3 68 (3.17%) Oracle EBS R12
4 38 (1.77%) Oracle BPM
5 27 (1.26%) Oracle 11i
6 20 (0.93%) Oracle General Ledger
7 18 (0.84%) Oracle Financials
8 15 (0.70%) Oracle HRMS
9 11 (0.51%) Oracle Payables
9 11 (0.51%) Oracle Cash Management
9 11 (0.51%) Oracle Utilities
10 10 (0.47%) Oracle ERP
11 9 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
11 9 (0.42%) Oracle Receivables
12 8 (0.37%) Remedy ITSM
13 7 (0.33%) BusinessWorks
13 7 (0.33%) Oracle TCA
14 6 (0.28%) SmartPlant
14 6 (0.28%) Oracle Assets
14 6 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (0.47%) SaaS
2 8 (0.37%) PaaS
3 7 (0.33%) Office 365
3 7 (0.33%) GitHub
3 7 (0.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (0.33%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.093%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.093%) IaaS
5 1 (0.047%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.047%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 57 (2.66%) SAN
2 52 (2.43%) Firewall
3 51 (2.38%) Internet
4 43 (2.01%) LDAP
5 39 (1.82%) HTTP
6 32 (1.49%) WAN
7 25 (1.17%) TCP/IP
8 23 (1.07%) SSL
9 22 (1.03%) DNS
10 17 (0.79%) LAN
11 16 (0.75%) MPLS
12 15 (0.70%) NAS
12 15 (0.70%) AMQP
13 10 (0.47%) 2G
13 10 (0.47%) HTTPS
14 9 (0.42%) Ethernet
14 9 (0.42%) Wireless
15 8 (0.37%) VPLS
15 8 (0.37%) iSCSI
15 8 (0.37%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 892 (41.62%) Oracle Database 11g
2 413 (19.27%) Oracle Database 10g
3 355 (16.57%) SQL Server
4 232 (10.83%) Data Warehouse
5 216 (10.08%) Relational Database
6 191 (8.91%) Oracle Reports
7 160 (7.47%) RDBMS
8 122 (5.69%) Oracle BI EE
9 110 (5.13%) Oracle Database 12c
10 105 (4.90%) Oracle ODI
11 72 (3.36%) MySQL
12 60 (2.80%) Oracle9i Database
13 56 (2.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 56 (2.61%) Oracle Exadata
14 53 (2.47%) Oracle BI Publisher
14 53 (2.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 49 (2.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 48 (2.24%) SQL Server 2008
16 48 (2.24%) Oracle Discoverer
17 44 (2.05%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 136 (6.35%) Subversion
2 134 (6.25%) Maven
3 108 (5.04%) Oracle Forms
4 105 (4.90%) Oracle APEX
5 98 (4.57%) Toad
6 95 (4.43%) Visual Studio
6 95 (4.43%) JIRA
7 90 (4.20%) Jenkins
8 78 (3.64%) Eclipse
9 77 (3.59%) JUnit
10 71 (3.31%) Git (software)
11 61 (2.85%) Ant
12 53 (2.47%) Team Foundation Server
13 38 (1.77%) TeamCity
14 36 (1.68%) Hudson
15 26 (1.21%) Selenium
15 26 (1.21%) NUnit
16 25 (1.17%) Cucumber
17 23 (1.07%) Mercurial
18 20 (0.93%) ERwin
General
1 400 (18.67%) Finance
2 181 (8.45%) Banking
3 80 (3.73%) Investment Banking
4 70 (3.27%) Telecoms
5 54 (2.52%) Retail
6 24 (1.12%) Manufacturing
7 22 (1.03%) Marketing
8 20 (0.93%) Front Office
9 17 (0.79%) Back Office
10 16 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
10 16 (0.75%) Advertising
10 16 (0.75%) Billing
10 16 (0.75%) General Ledger
11 15 (0.70%) Publishing
12 14 (0.65%) Legal
13 13 (0.61%) Financial Institution
14 6 (0.28%) Automotive
14 6 (0.28%) Local Government
15 5 (0.23%) Games
15 5 (0.23%) Military
Job Titles
1 818 (38.17%) Developer
2 348 (16.24%) DBA
3 300 (14.00%) Oracle DBA
4 252 (11.76%) Oracle Developer
5 235 (10.97%) Analyst
6 221 (10.31%) Architect
7 169 (7.89%) Java Developer
8 153 (7.14%) Consultant
9 118 (5.51%) Administrator
10 101 (4.71%) .NET Developer
11 80 (3.73%) C# Developer
12 68 (3.17%) C# .NET Developer
13 52 (2.43%) Applications Support
13 52 (2.43%) Programmer
13 52 (2.43%) Support Analyst
14 50 (2.33%) Tester
14 50 (2.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 47 (2.19%) Senior Developer
16 46 (2.15%) ASP.NET Developer
17 43 (2.01%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 377 (17.59%) .NET
2 286 (13.35%) XML
3 219 (10.22%) Web Services
4 213 (9.94%) HTML
5 167 (7.79%) Middleware
6 146 (6.81%) J2EE
7 145 (6.77%) ASP.NET
8 134 (6.25%) jQuery
9 130 (6.07%) CSS
10 129 (6.02%) Spring
11 112 (5.23%) Java EE
12 105 (4.90%) Oracle Fusion
13 95 (4.43%) SOAP
14 91 (4.25%) JMS
15 76 (3.55%) Hibernate
16 68 (3.17%) Ajax
17 67 (3.13%) XSD
18 62 (2.89%) HTML5
19 60 (2.80%) JSP
20 59 (2.75%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 186 (8.68%) Analytical Skills
2 82 (3.83%) Replication
3 65 (3.03%) Computer Science
4 64 (2.99%) Clustering
5 62 (2.89%) Open Source
6 46 (2.15%) Management Information System
7 41 (1.91%) Derivative
7 41 (1.91%) Data Structures
8 38 (1.77%) Statistics
9 35 (1.63%) Data Integration
10 25 (1.17%) Algorithms
11 24 (1.12%) User Experience
11 24 (1.12%) Client/Server
12 18 (0.84%) Fixed Income
12 18 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
13 16 (0.75%) Market Risk
13 16 (0.75%) Equities
14 15 (0.70%) Credit Risk
15 14 (0.65%) Equity Derivative
16 13 (0.61%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 525 (24.50%) UNIX
2 468 (21.84%) Linux
3 317 (14.79%) Windows
4 150 (7.00%) Solaris
5 138 (6.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 82 (3.83%) AIX
7 58 (2.71%) Windows Server 2008
8 55 (2.57%) Windows Server 2003
9 36 (1.68%) HPUX
10 23 (1.07%) Oracle Linux
11 19 (0.89%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 16 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
13 11 (0.51%) Windows XP
14 10 (0.47%) Windows 2000 Server
15 9 (0.42%) SUSE
15 9 (0.42%) Windows NT
16 7 (0.33%) VMS
17 6 (0.28%) Apple iOS
18 4 (0.19%) Windows Vista
18 4 (0.19%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 333 (15.54%) Agile Software Development
2 258 (12.04%) Business Intelligence
3 221 (10.31%) ETL
3 221 (10.31%) Migration
4 218 (10.17%) Performance Tuning
5 193 (9.01%) SOA
6 172 (8.03%) Data Modelling
7 169 (7.89%) ITIL
8 112 (5.23%) Continuous Integration
9 103 (4.81%) OO
9 103 (4.81%) Scrum
10 94 (4.39%) Configuration Management
11 87 (4.06%) TDD
12 84 (3.92%) CRM
13 77 (3.59%) MVC
14 76 (3.55%) Workflow
15 70 (3.27%) Unit Testing
16 69 (3.22%) User Acceptance Testing
16 69 (3.22%) Project Management
17 68 (3.17%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 1137 (53.06%) SQL
2 760 (35.46%) PL/SQL
3 573 (26.74%) Java
4 285 (13.30%) C#
5 256 (11.95%) Shell Script
6 220 (10.27%) JavaScript
7 102 (4.76%) Perl
8 84 (3.92%) C++
9 67 (3.13%) VB
10 63 (2.94%) VB.NET
11 61 (2.85%) C
12 45 (2.10%) PHP
13 42 (1.96%) Python
13 42 (1.96%) VBA
14 39 (1.82%) Bash Shell
15 36 (1.68%) VB6
16 35 (1.63%) T-SQL
17 33 (1.54%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
18 26 (1.21%) Korn
18 26 (1.21%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 353 (16.47%) Security Cleared
2 226 (10.55%) SC Cleared
3 113 (5.27%) Degree
4 107 (4.99%) DV Cleared
5 51 (2.38%) Oracle Certification
6 34 (1.59%) VCP4
7 19 (0.89%) Sun Certification
8 18 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
9 14 (0.65%) OCP
10 12 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (0.42%) ISEB
11 9 (0.42%) OCPJP
12 8 (0.37%) MCPD
13 4 (0.19%) MCITP
13 4 (0.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 4 (0.19%) Siebel Certification
14 3 (0.14%) PMP
14 3 (0.14%) PMI Certification
14 3 (0.14%) ISTQB
15 2 (0.093%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 83 (3.87%) QA
2 26 (1.21%) SLA
3 20 (0.93%) Data Quality
4 8 (0.37%) HL7
5 7 (0.33%) ISO 9001
6 6 (0.28%) DICOM
6 6 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 5 (0.23%) PCI DSS
7 5 (0.23%) WAI
8 4 (0.19%) EMIR
9 3 (0.14%) COBIT
10 2 (0.093%) Dodd-Frank
10 2 (0.093%) Basel III
10 2 (0.093%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (0.093%) ISO 14001
10 2 (0.093%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 187 (8.73%) Oracle RAC
2 131 (6.11%) Oracle RMAN
3 48 (2.24%) VMware Infrastructure
4 39 (1.82%) Active Directory
5 20 (0.93%) VMware ESX
5 20 (0.93%) Hyper-V
6 13 (0.61%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 10 (0.47%) Squid
8 8 (0.37%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 8 (0.37%) XenApp
8 8 (0.37%) Terminal Services
8 8 (0.37%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 7 (0.33%) Microsoft App-V
10 6 (0.28%) Xen
11 5 (0.23%) Firmware
12 4 (0.19%) PowerHA
12 4 (0.19%) KVM
12 4 (0.19%) RHEV
13 3 (0.14%) OCFS2
13 3 (0.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 113 (5.27%) Data Guard
2 100 (4.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 42 (1.96%) Puppet
4 22 (1.03%) HP Quality Center
4 22 (1.03%) Tivoli
5 18 (0.84%) Control-M
6 16 (0.75%) OpenView
6 16 (0.75%) Vagrant
7 11 (0.51%) Oracle Identity Management
8 10 (0.47%) SCCM
8 10 (0.47%) CA Single Sign-On
8 10 (0.47%) BladeLogic
9 9 (0.42%) ITRS Geneos
10 8 (0.37%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 7 (0.33%) EMC NetWorker
12 5 (0.23%) Nagios
12 5 (0.23%) NetBackup
12 5 (0.23%) Norton AntiVirus
13 4 (0.19%) SCOM
14 3 (0.14%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 2143 (100.00%) Oracle
2 216 (10.08%) Microsoft
3 166 (7.75%) Red Hat
4 124 (5.79%) Informatica
5 80 (3.73%) HP
6 78 (3.64%) VMware
7 76 (3.55%) IBM
8 67 (3.13%) Business Objects
9 56 (2.61%) SAP
10 47 (2.19%) Sun
11 32 (1.49%) Siebel
12 30 (1.40%) Sybase
12 30 (1.40%) BEA
13 29 (1.35%) Remedy
14 28 (1.31%) EMC
15 26 (1.21%) Citrix
16 24 (1.12%) Cisco
17 23 (1.07%) Atlassian
17 23 (1.07%) Splunk
18 22 (1.03%) TIBCO
City, London
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Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Rate: direct - no agency margin
Posted: 6 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Heat Recruitment
Posted: 8 hours ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Synergize Consulting
Rate: Up to £40,000 per annum (pro rata) + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Hays Talent Solutions
Rate: £450.00 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Roc Search
Rate: £430 - £450 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
West London
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Rate: £300 - £340 per day + 12 month contract
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: Market rate
Posted: 3 days ago
London
eCom Recruitment
Rate: Up to £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £270 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
Total Gas & Power Limited
Rate: £18,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Annual Leave Entitlement
Posted: 5 days ago
East Midlands
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Up to £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Advanced Resource Managers
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 6 days ago