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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 90 65 62
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -3
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 1086 1298 1266
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 2.15% 2.74% 2.80%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.28% 12.02% 12.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 687 781 759
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £279 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £511 £561 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 20 22
Average hourly rate £47.50 £32.20 £46.22
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.51% -30.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £27.90 £30.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.08 £56.13
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £33.45 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+42.00% -25.66%
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
10566 10795 9995
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.91% 22.82% 22.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 7143 6796 6229
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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 £363 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 156 254 248
Average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -9.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.31 £14.60 £18.79
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -9.83%

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 18 December 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 18 December 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 18 December 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 -51 412 £425 -2.88% 42
South East -24 219 £400 +6.66% 26
South West +17 97 £425 +36.00% 8
Yorkshire -15 90 £400 +16.36% 11
East of England +24 80 £325 - 12
North West -4 79 £420 +15.06% 11
West Midlands -8 57 £350 +7.69% 3
North East -15 34 £453 +64.81% 1
East Midlands -10 16 £318 +2.41% 3
Midlands -2 3 £365 - 1
Oracle Database
UK

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 2266 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1299 (57.33%) SQL
3 959 (42.32%) Oracle Database 11g
4 804 (35.48%) PL/SQL
5 565 (24.93%) UNIX
6 558 (24.62%) Java
7 540 (23.83%) Linux
8 505 (22.29%) Finance
9 473 (20.87%) Oracle Database 10g
10 363 (16.02%) SQL Server
11 349 (15.40%) Agile Software Development
12 330 (14.56%) Security Cleared
13 326 (14.39%) Business Intelligence
14 315 (13.90%) Windows
15 298 (13.15%) XML
16 288 (12.71%) ETL
17 286 (12.62%) .NET
18 283 (12.49%) WebLogic
19 280 (12.36%) Shell Script
20 267 (11.78%) Data Warehouse
21 255 (11.25%) Relational Database
22 243 (10.72%) Migration
23 234 (10.33%) Oracle RAC
24 230 (10.15%) C#
25 226 (9.97%) Performance Tuning
26 224 (9.89%) SC Cleared
27 221 (9.75%) Banking
28 217 (9.58%) Web Services
29 214 (9.44%) Data Modelling
30 211 (9.31%) HTML

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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
1 283 (12.49%) WebLogic
2 102 (4.50%) Apache
3 95 (4.19%) Tomcat
4 75 (3.31%) SAS
5 71 (3.13%) WebSphere
6 66 (2.91%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 65 (2.87%) Oracle Workflow
8 60 (2.65%) Oracle Service Bus
9 59 (2.60%) JBoss
10 45 (1.99%) IIS
11 41 (1.81%) Oracle Application Server
12 40 (1.77%) CMS
13 33 (1.46%) SharePoint
14 31 (1.37%) WebLogic Portal
15 30 (1.32%) Oracle Coherence
16 29 (1.28%) Oracle HTTP Server
17 22 (0.97%) AquaLogic
18 20 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
18 20 (0.88%) Oracle 10gAS
18 20 (0.88%) Confluence
Applications
1 90 (3.97%) MS Excel
2 41 (1.81%) MS Office
3 26 (1.15%) MS Visio
4 14 (0.62%) MS Project
5 4 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.13%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.044%) FastStats
7 1 (0.044%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 126 (5.56%) Oracle EBS
2 83 (3.66%) Oracle Applications
3 70 (3.09%) Oracle EBS R12
4 44 (1.94%) Oracle BPM
5 31 (1.37%) Oracle 11i
6 18 (0.79%) Documaker
7 16 (0.71%) Oracle Financials
7 16 (0.71%) Oracle General Ledger
7 16 (0.71%) Oracle Payables
8 15 (0.66%) Oracle Receivables
9 14 (0.62%) Oracle ERP
10 12 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
10 12 (0.53%) Oracle Cash Management
11 11 (0.49%) Oracle FAH
12 7 (0.31%) Oracle Retail
13 6 (0.26%) BusinessWorks
13 6 (0.26%) SmartPlant
13 6 (0.26%) Oracle Assets
13 6 (0.26%) Oracle iProcurement
14 5 (0.22%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 10 (0.44%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (0.40%) SaaS
3 8 (0.35%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (0.31%) GitHub
5 4 (0.18%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.13%) PaaS
7 2 (0.088%) IaaS
8 1 (0.044%) Office 365
8 1 (0.044%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 75 (3.31%) HTTP
2 74 (3.27%) SAN
3 42 (1.85%) LDAP
4 38 (1.68%) SSL
5 35 (1.54%) Firewall
6 31 (1.37%) Internet
7 28 (1.24%) HTTPS
8 22 (0.97%) DNS
9 20 (0.88%) TCP/IP
10 19 (0.84%) WAN
11 18 (0.79%) NAS
12 14 (0.62%) LAN
13 13 (0.57%) Ethernet
14 12 (0.53%) Kerberos
15 11 (0.49%) FTP
16 10 (0.44%) GPRS
17 9 (0.40%) 2G
18 8 (0.35%) SSH
18 8 (0.35%) MPLS
19 7 (0.31%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 959 (42.32%) Oracle Database 11g
2 473 (20.87%) Oracle Database 10g
3 363 (16.02%) SQL Server
4 267 (11.78%) Data Warehouse
5 255 (11.25%) Relational Database
6 200 (8.83%) Oracle Reports
7 179 (7.90%) RDBMS
8 164 (7.24%) Oracle ODI
9 159 (7.02%) Oracle BI EE
10 106 (4.68%) Oracle Database 12c
11 80 (3.53%) Oracle9i Database
12 78 (3.44%) Oracle Exadata
13 73 (3.22%) MySQL
14 70 (3.09%) SQL Server 2008
15 65 (2.87%) Oracle BI Publisher
16 64 (2.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 62 (2.74%) OLTP
17 62 (2.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 53 (2.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 43 (1.90%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 127 (5.60%) Subversion
2 112 (4.94%) Maven
3 110 (4.85%) Oracle APEX
4 100 (4.41%) Oracle Forms
5 95 (4.19%) Toad
6 91 (4.02%) Visual Studio
7 87 (3.84%) JIRA
8 83 (3.66%) Jenkins
9 63 (2.78%) JUnit
10 62 (2.74%) Eclipse
11 61 (2.69%) Git (software)
12 47 (2.07%) Team Foundation Server
13 42 (1.85%) Ant
14 40 (1.77%) Hudson
15 36 (1.59%) Selenium
16 28 (1.24%) ERwin
17 27 (1.19%) QuickTest Pro
18 24 (1.06%) JDeveloper
18 24 (1.06%) ClearQuest
19 21 (0.93%) TeamCity
General
1 505 (22.29%) Finance
2 221 (9.75%) Banking
3 99 (4.37%) Investment Banking
4 85 (3.75%) Telecoms
5 50 (2.21%) Retail
6 33 (1.46%) Financial Institution
7 30 (1.32%) Front Office
7 30 (1.32%) Billing
8 25 (1.10%) Manufacturing
9 23 (1.02%) Marketing
10 22 (0.97%) Back Office
11 17 (0.75%) Legal
12 16 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
13 13 (0.57%) Publishing
14 12 (0.53%) Advertising
15 11 (0.49%) Automotive
15 11 (0.49%) Games
16 10 (0.44%) General Ledger
17 7 (0.31%) Military
18 6 (0.26%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 863 (38.08%) Developer
2 390 (17.21%) DBA
3 336 (14.83%) Oracle DBA
4 280 (12.36%) Oracle Developer
5 237 (10.46%) Analyst
6 216 (9.53%) Architect
7 170 (7.50%) Java Developer
8 150 (6.62%) Consultant
9 123 (5.43%) Administrator
10 66 (2.91%) Tester
11 63 (2.78%) .NET Developer
12 57 (2.52%) Support Analyst
12 57 (2.52%) Applications Support
13 54 (2.38%) Senior Developer
14 53 (2.34%) SQL DBA
15 50 (2.21%) Infrastructure Architect
16 48 (2.12%) Oracle Consultant
17 46 (2.03%) Programmer
18 45 (1.99%) C# Developer
18 45 (1.99%) Oracle Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 298 (13.15%) XML
2 286 (12.62%) .NET
3 217 (9.58%) Web Services
4 211 (9.31%) HTML
5 188 (8.30%) Middleware
6 148 (6.53%) Spring
7 133 (5.87%) J2EE
8 132 (5.83%) Oracle Fusion
9 130 (5.74%) jQuery
10 121 (5.34%) CSS
11 98 (4.32%) Hibernate
12 92 (4.06%) SOAP
13 88 (3.88%) JDBC
14 87 (3.84%) Java EE
15 86 (3.80%) ASP.NET
16 83 (3.66%) JMS
17 75 (3.31%) Ajax
18 64 (2.82%) XSD
18 64 (2.82%) XSLT
19 63 (2.78%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 193 (8.52%) Analytical Skills
2 90 (3.97%) Replication
3 82 (3.62%) Data Integration
4 69 (3.05%) Computer Science
5 61 (2.69%) Derivative
6 56 (2.47%) Management Information System
7 49 (2.16%) Data Structures
8 48 (2.12%) Clustering
9 47 (2.07%) Open Source
10 46 (2.03%) Statistics
11 39 (1.72%) Algorithms
12 33 (1.46%) User Experience
13 26 (1.15%) Credit Risk
14 25 (1.10%) Market Risk
15 20 (0.88%) Client/Server
15 20 (0.88%) N-Tier
15 20 (0.88%) Credit Derivative
15 20 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
16 19 (0.84%) Equities
17 17 (0.75%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 565 (24.93%) UNIX
2 540 (23.83%) Linux
3 315 (13.90%) Windows
4 136 (6.00%) Solaris
5 133 (5.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 71 (3.13%) AIX
7 56 (2.47%) Windows Server 2003
8 55 (2.43%) Windows Server 2008
9 41 (1.81%) HPUX
10 32 (1.41%) Oracle Linux
11 19 (0.84%) Windows NT
12 18 (0.79%) SUSE
12 18 (0.79%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 17 (0.75%) VMS
14 13 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
15 12 (0.53%) Windows XP
16 8 (0.35%) Windows 2000 Server
16 8 (0.35%) OpenVMS
17 5 (0.22%) zOS
17 5 (0.22%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 349 (15.40%) Agile Software Development
2 326 (14.39%) Business Intelligence
3 288 (12.71%) ETL
4 243 (10.72%) Migration
5 226 (9.97%) Performance Tuning
6 214 (9.44%) Data Modelling
7 200 (8.83%) SOA
8 169 (7.46%) ITIL
9 120 (5.30%) OO
10 110 (4.85%) Scrum
11 107 (4.72%) Continuous Integration
12 101 (4.46%) Data Analysis
13 99 (4.37%) TDD
14 94 (4.15%) Configuration Management
15 88 (3.88%) MVC
16 83 (3.66%) Data Migration
17 82 (3.62%) CRM
18 81 (3.57%) Workflow
19 80 (3.53%) Unit Testing
20 79 (3.49%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1299 (57.33%) SQL
2 804 (35.48%) PL/SQL
3 558 (24.62%) Java
4 280 (12.36%) Shell Script
5 230 (10.15%) C#
6 177 (7.81%) JavaScript
7 110 (4.85%) Perl
8 80 (3.53%) C++
9 71 (3.13%) Python
10 69 (3.05%) VB
11 59 (2.60%) VB.NET
12 58 (2.56%) T-SQL
13 57 (2.52%) Bash Shell
14 50 (2.21%) VBScript
14 50 (2.21%) C
15 43 (1.90%) PHP
16 38 (1.68%) VB6
17 36 (1.59%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
18 35 (1.54%) VBA
19 27 (1.19%) Korn
Qualifications
1 330 (14.56%) Security Cleared
2 224 (9.89%) SC Cleared
3 106 (4.68%) Degree
4 64 (2.82%) DV Cleared
5 44 (1.94%) Oracle Certification
6 21 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
7 18 (0.79%) Sun Certification
7 18 (0.79%) ISEB
8 10 (0.44%) OCP
9 9 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (0.40%) OCPJP
10 8 (0.35%) ISTQB
11 7 (0.31%) PMI Certification
11 7 (0.31%) ISEB Practitioner
12 5 (0.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 5 (0.22%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 5 (0.22%) PMP
12 5 (0.22%) BC Cleared
13 4 (0.18%) MCITP
13 4 (0.18%) Siebel Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 90 (3.97%) QA
2 35 (1.54%) Data Quality
3 30 (1.32%) SLA
4 9 (0.40%) ISO 9001
5 8 (0.35%) Basel III
6 6 (0.26%) PCI DSS
7 5 (0.22%) WAI
7 5 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 4 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.088%) COBIT
9 2 (0.088%) EMIR
10 1 (0.044%) COREP
10 1 (0.044%) FINREP
10 1 (0.044%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 234 (10.33%) Oracle RAC
2 154 (6.80%) Oracle RMAN
3 50 (2.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 40 (1.77%) Active Directory
5 17 (0.75%) VMware ESX
6 13 (0.57%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 10 (0.44%) Squid
8 9 (0.40%) RHEV
8 9 (0.40%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 6 (0.26%) vSphere
9 6 (0.26%) PowerHA
10 4 (0.18%) NFS
10 4 (0.18%) Docker
10 4 (0.18%) OCFS2
10 4 (0.18%) VirtualBox
11 3 (0.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 3 (0.13%) Hyper-V
11 3 (0.13%) XenApp
11 3 (0.13%) KVM
11 3 (0.13%) Xen
Systems Management
1 149 (6.58%) Data Guard
2 120 (5.30%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 36 (1.59%) Puppet
4 30 (1.32%) HP Quality Center
5 28 (1.24%) Oracle Identity Management
6 27 (1.19%) Control-M
6 27 (1.19%) Tivoli
7 21 (0.93%) OpenView
8 13 (0.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 12 (0.53%) Vagrant
10 9 (0.40%) SCCM
11 8 (0.35%) Norton AntiVirus
12 7 (0.31%) BladeLogic
12 7 (0.31%) SCOM
13 6 (0.26%) Nagios
13 6 (0.26%) Tivoli Monitoring
13 6 (0.26%) Netcool
14 5 (0.22%) NetBackup
15 4 (0.18%) EMC NetWorker
15 4 (0.18%) OPNET
Vendors
1 2266 (100.00%) Oracle
2 211 (9.31%) Microsoft
3 158 (6.97%) Red Hat
4 133 (5.87%) Informatica
5 90 (3.97%) HP
6 82 (3.62%) IBM
7 80 (3.53%) VMware
8 66 (2.91%) Business Objects
9 58 (2.56%) SAP
10 43 (1.90%) Siebel
11 40 (1.77%) Sun
12 39 (1.72%) Sybase
13 36 (1.59%) Remedy
14 35 (1.54%) Teradata
15 28 (1.24%) BEA
16 27 (1.19%) NetApp
17 25 (1.10%) Cisco
18 23 (1.02%) TIBCO
19 22 (0.97%) FatWire
19 22 (0.97%) BMC
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City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £455.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £455.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £575.00 per annum + BONUS
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Rate: From £280 to £300 per day
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Surrey
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