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 27 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 91 69 65
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -4
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 1025 1237 1173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 2.11% 2.62% 2.81%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.92% 11.95% 12.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 636 670 654
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £532 £525 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 17
Average hourly rate £45.50 £38.60 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.87% +18.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £32.50 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.87 £52.50 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.50 £45.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+1.11% +38.46%
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
10336 10354 9241
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.26% 21.90% 22.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 6767 6539 5750
Average daily rate £410 £390 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.12% +1.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £260 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 122 168 195
Average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.40 £15.41 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.60 £55.00 £43.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £34.38 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +22.76%

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 27 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 27 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 27 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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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 -37 393 £450 - 93
South East -29 169 £363 -9.37% 39
North West +9 110 £420 +29.23% 22
South West -16 77 £413 +17.85% 16
Yorkshire -25 71 £330 -7.04% 25
East of England -8 65 £375 +7.91% 13
East Midlands +6 50 £338 -15.62% 6
West Midlands -5 47 £400 +14.28% 9
North East -19 25 £310 -25.30% 2
Oracle Database
UK

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 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 2073 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1082 (52.19%) SQL
3 874 (42.16%) Oracle Database 11g
4 741 (35.75%) PL/SQL
5 579 (27.93%) Java
6 504 (24.31%) UNIX
7 444 (21.42%) Linux
8 376 (18.14%) SQL Server
9 370 (17.85%) .NET
9 370 (17.85%) Oracle Database 10g
10 362 (17.46%) Finance
11 339 (16.35%) Agile Software Development
12 330 (15.92%) Security Cleared
13 324 (15.63%) Windows
14 306 (14.76%) WebLogic
15 279 (13.46%) XML
16 273 (13.17%) C#
17 243 (11.72%) Business Intelligence
18 236 (11.38%) Data Warehouse
19 231 (11.14%) Shell Script
20 227 (10.95%) Web Services
21 223 (10.76%) Performance Tuning
22 217 (10.47%) Microsoft
23 215 (10.37%) HTML
24 214 (10.32%) JavaScript
25 208 (10.03%) ETL
26 207 (9.99%) Oracle Reports
27 204 (9.84%) SOA
28 202 (9.74%) Migration
28 202 (9.74%) Relational Database

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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
1 306 (14.76%) WebLogic
2 120 (5.79%) Tomcat
3 98 (4.73%) Apache
4 83 (4.00%) SAS
5 72 (3.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 57 (2.75%) Oracle Workflow
7 51 (2.46%) IIS
8 50 (2.41%) JBoss
8 50 (2.41%) Oracle Service Bus
9 38 (1.83%) WebSphere
10 37 (1.78%) Oracle Application Server
10 37 (1.78%) Confluence
11 34 (1.64%) SharePoint
12 25 (1.21%) CMS
13 23 (1.11%) Oracle 10gAS
14 19 (0.92%) Oracle Coherence
15 16 (0.77%) AquaLogic
16 15 (0.72%) Documentum
17 13 (0.63%) Oracle BPEL
18 11 (0.53%) Alfresco
Applications
1 85 (4.10%) MS Excel
2 43 (2.07%) MS Office
3 23 (1.11%) MS Visio
4 14 (0.68%) MS Project
5 5 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.14%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.14%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.096%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.096%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.048%) Simulink
8 1 (0.048%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 120 (5.79%) Oracle EBS
2 92 (4.44%) Oracle Applications
3 63 (3.04%) Oracle EBS R12
4 37 (1.78%) Oracle BPM
5 26 (1.25%) Oracle 11i
6 13 (0.63%) Oracle Financials
6 13 (0.63%) Oracle General Ledger
7 12 (0.58%) Oracle HRMS
8 11 (0.53%) WebTrends
8 11 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
9 8 (0.39%) Remedy ITSM
9 8 (0.39%) SiteCatalyst
9 8 (0.39%) Oracle Utilities
10 7 (0.34%) Oracle TCA
10 7 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 7 (0.34%) BusinessWorks
11 6 (0.29%) Google Analytics
11 6 (0.29%) SmartPlant
12 5 (0.24%) Oracle Payables
12 5 (0.24%) AquaLogic BPM
Cloud Services
1 8 (0.39%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (0.39%) SaaS
1 8 (0.39%) PaaS
2 7 (0.34%) Office 365
2 7 (0.34%) GitHub
2 7 (0.34%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (0.096%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.096%) IaaS
5 1 (0.048%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.048%) Yammer
5 1 (0.048%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 66 (3.18%) Firewall
2 55 (2.65%) Internet
3 50 (2.41%) SAN
4 40 (1.93%) LDAP
5 31 (1.50%) WAN
6 30 (1.45%) HTTP
7 26 (1.25%) TCP/IP
8 25 (1.21%) DNS
9 22 (1.06%) SSL
10 18 (0.87%) NAS
11 17 (0.82%) AMQP
11 17 (0.82%) LAN
12 14 (0.68%) MPLS
13 10 (0.48%) Wireless
13 10 (0.48%) 2G
14 8 (0.39%) EIGRP
14 8 (0.39%) OSPF
14 8 (0.39%) BGP
14 8 (0.39%) DMZ
14 8 (0.39%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 874 (42.16%) Oracle Database 11g
2 376 (18.14%) SQL Server
3 370 (17.85%) Oracle Database 10g
4 236 (11.38%) Data Warehouse
5 207 (9.99%) Oracle Reports
6 202 (9.74%) Relational Database
7 152 (7.33%) RDBMS
8 121 (5.84%) Oracle Database 12c
9 100 (4.82%) Oracle BI EE
10 79 (3.81%) Oracle ODI
11 71 (3.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 69 (3.33%) MySQL
13 57 (2.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 55 (2.65%) Oracle9i Database
15 53 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
16 51 (2.46%) Oracle Exadata
16 51 (2.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 49 (2.36%) OLTP
18 48 (2.32%) Oracle Discoverer
19 39 (1.88%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 142 (6.85%) Subversion
2 140 (6.75%) Maven
3 110 (5.31%) Oracle Forms
4 107 (5.16%) Toad
5 100 (4.82%) JIRA
6 99 (4.78%) Jenkins
7 89 (4.29%) Oracle APEX
8 88 (4.25%) Visual Studio
9 85 (4.10%) Eclipse
10 77 (3.71%) JUnit
11 68 (3.28%) Git (software)
12 65 (3.14%) Ant
13 48 (2.32%) Team Foundation Server
14 44 (2.12%) TeamCity
15 35 (1.69%) Hudson
16 34 (1.64%) NUnit
17 32 (1.54%) Cucumber
18 31 (1.50%) Mercurial
19 27 (1.30%) Selenium
20 26 (1.25%) Gradle
General
1 362 (17.46%) Finance
2 173 (8.35%) Banking
3 77 (3.71%) Investment Banking
4 69 (3.33%) Telecoms
5 58 (2.80%) Retail
6 25 (1.21%) Marketing
7 24 (1.16%) Manufacturing
8 22 (1.06%) Billing
9 21 (1.01%) Publishing
9 21 (1.01%) Front Office
10 15 (0.72%) Back Office
10 15 (0.72%) Legal
11 13 (0.63%) Advertising
12 11 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
12 11 (0.53%) General Ledger
13 10 (0.48%) Financial Institution
14 6 (0.29%) Local Government
15 5 (0.24%) French Language
15 5 (0.24%) Retail Banking
15 5 (0.24%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 806 (38.88%) Developer
2 332 (16.02%) DBA
3 290 (13.99%) Oracle DBA
4 254 (12.25%) Oracle Developer
5 228 (11.00%) Analyst
6 223 (10.76%) Architect
7 172 (8.30%) Java Developer
8 133 (6.42%) Consultant
9 116 (5.60%) Administrator
10 88 (4.25%) .NET Developer
11 82 (3.96%) C# Developer
12 65 (3.14%) C# .NET Developer
13 53 (2.56%) Programmer
14 50 (2.41%) Senior Developer
15 46 (2.22%) Applications Support
15 46 (2.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 43 (2.07%) SQL Developer
17 42 (2.03%) Support Analyst
17 42 (2.03%) Tester
17 42 (2.03%) Oracle Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 370 (17.85%) .NET
2 279 (13.46%) XML
3 227 (10.95%) Web Services
4 215 (10.37%) HTML
5 171 (8.25%) Middleware
6 148 (7.14%) ASP.NET
7 139 (6.71%) J2EE
8 130 (6.27%) Spring
9 124 (5.98%) CSS
10 115 (5.55%) jQuery
11 107 (5.16%) Oracle Fusion
12 106 (5.11%) Java EE
13 96 (4.63%) JMS
14 95 (4.58%) SOAP
15 74 (3.57%) Hibernate
16 60 (2.89%) JSON
17 59 (2.85%) .NET Framework
17 59 (2.85%) HTML5
18 58 (2.80%) JSP
19 55 (2.65%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 195 (9.41%) Analytical Skills
2 72 (3.47%) Replication
3 66 (3.18%) Computer Science
4 65 (3.14%) Clustering
5 59 (2.85%) Open Source
6 44 (2.12%) Management Information System
7 35 (1.69%) Statistics
7 35 (1.69%) Data Structures
8 31 (1.50%) Algorithms
8 31 (1.50%) Derivative
9 23 (1.11%) Fixed Income
9 23 (1.11%) Data Integration
10 19 (0.92%) Equities
11 18 (0.87%) User Experience
12 17 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
12 17 (0.82%) Equity Derivative
13 16 (0.77%) Client/Server
14 15 (0.72%) NHS
15 13 (0.63%) Mainframe
15 13 (0.63%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 504 (24.31%) UNIX
2 444 (21.42%) Linux
3 324 (15.63%) Windows
4 147 (7.09%) Solaris
4 147 (7.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 77 (3.71%) AIX
6 57 (2.75%) Windows Server 2008
7 51 (2.46%) Windows Server 2003
8 42 (2.03%) HPUX
9 19 (0.92%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 16 (0.77%) Oracle Linux
11 13 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
12 10 (0.48%) Windows 2000 Server
13 9 (0.43%) Windows XP
14 8 (0.39%) SUSE
15 7 (0.34%) VMS
15 7 (0.34%) Windows NT
15 7 (0.34%) Windows 7
16 6 (0.29%) Apple iOS
17 4 (0.19%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 339 (16.35%) Agile Software Development
2 243 (11.72%) Business Intelligence
3 223 (10.76%) Performance Tuning
4 208 (10.03%) ETL
5 204 (9.84%) SOA
6 202 (9.74%) Migration
7 187 (9.02%) Data Modelling
8 164 (7.91%) ITIL
9 121 (5.84%) Continuous Integration
10 111 (5.35%) Scrum
11 92 (4.44%) TDD
12 91 (4.39%) OO
13 90 (4.34%) CRM
14 86 (4.15%) Configuration Management
15 80 (3.86%) Dimensional Modelling
16 76 (3.67%) Release Management
17 74 (3.57%) Workflow
18 73 (3.52%) MVC
18 73 (3.52%) Unit Testing
19 68 (3.28%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1082 (52.19%) SQL
2 741 (35.75%) PL/SQL
3 579 (27.93%) Java
4 273 (13.17%) C#
5 231 (11.14%) Shell Script
6 214 (10.32%) JavaScript
7 83 (4.00%) Perl
8 79 (3.81%) C++
9 59 (2.85%) VB.NET
10 55 (2.65%) C
11 50 (2.41%) VB
12 44 (2.12%) VBA
13 40 (1.93%) Bash Shell
14 34 (1.64%) T-SQL
15 32 (1.54%) Python
15 32 (1.54%) PHP
15 32 (1.54%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
16 31 (1.50%) PowerShell
17 26 (1.25%) Korn
18 16 (0.77%) VB6
Qualifications
1 330 (15.92%) Security Cleared
2 196 (9.45%) SC Cleared
3 120 (5.79%) Degree
4 112 (5.40%) DV Cleared
5 50 (2.41%) Oracle Certification
6 20 (0.96%) Sun Certification
7 19 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
8 18 (0.87%) OCP
9 13 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
10 12 (0.58%) ISEB
11 9 (0.43%) OCPJP
11 9 (0.43%) MCPD
12 6 (0.29%) ISTQB
13 4 (0.19%) MCITP
13 4 (0.19%) ISEB Practitioner
14 3 (0.14%) BC Cleared
14 3 (0.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 2 (0.096%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
15 2 (0.096%) CISM
15 2 (0.096%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (3.14%) QA
2 24 (1.16%) SLA
3 17 (0.82%) Data Quality
4 8 (0.39%) HL7
5 6 (0.29%) DICOM
5 6 (0.29%) EMIR
6 5 (0.24%) WAI
6 5 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 5 (0.24%) PCI DSS
7 4 (0.19%) ISO 9001
8 3 (0.14%) COBIT
8 3 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.096%) ISO 14001
9 2 (0.096%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 2 (0.096%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 169 (8.15%) Oracle RAC
2 48 (2.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (1.83%) Active Directory
4 22 (1.06%) Hyper-V
5 17 (0.82%) Oracle Clusterware
6 16 (0.77%) VMware ESX
7 11 (0.53%) XenApp
8 10 (0.48%) Squid
9 9 (0.43%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 8 (0.39%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 8 (0.39%) Terminal Services
11 7 (0.34%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 7 (0.34%) Microsoft App-V
12 6 (0.29%) Xen
12 6 (0.29%) Firmware
13 3 (0.14%) Samba
13 3 (0.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 3 (0.14%) vSphere
13 3 (0.14%) XenDesktop
13 3 (0.14%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 117 (5.64%) Oracle RMAN
2 111 (5.35%) Data Guard
3 90 (4.34%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 41 (1.98%) Puppet
5 20 (0.96%) Tivoli
6 19 (0.92%) Control-M
6 19 (0.92%) Oracle Flashback
7 18 (0.87%) Vagrant
8 16 (0.77%) HP Quality Center
9 15 (0.72%) BladeLogic
10 14 (0.68%) ITRS Geneos
11 11 (0.53%) CA Single Sign-On
12 9 (0.43%) Oracle Identity Management
12 9 (0.43%) SCCM
13 8 (0.39%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 7 (0.34%) EMC NetWorker
15 5 (0.24%) Norton AntiVirus
15 5 (0.24%) NetBackup
15 5 (0.24%) Nagios
15 5 (0.24%) OpenView
Vendors
1 2073 (100.00%) Oracle
2 217 (10.47%) Microsoft
3 163 (7.86%) Red Hat
4 92 (4.44%) Informatica
5 80 (3.86%) IBM
6 75 (3.62%) VMware
7 70 (3.38%) HP
8 66 (3.18%) Business Objects
9 47 (2.27%) SAP
10 44 (2.12%) Sun
11 29 (1.40%) Citrix
12 28 (1.35%) BEA
12 28 (1.35%) Cisco
12 28 (1.35%) TIBCO
13 27 (1.30%) Sybase
14 26 (1.25%) EMC
14 26 (1.25%) Remedy
14 26 (1.25%) Atlassian
15 25 (1.21%) Tableau
16 23 (1.11%) NetApp
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