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 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 77 66 69
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +3
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 1178 1352 1404
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 2.26% 2.80% 2.60%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.92% 12.38% 12.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 674 751 793
Average daily rate
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£375 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.06% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 18 19
Average hourly rate £30.00 £34.15 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.15% +6.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £24.20 £20.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £64.10 £43.25 £48.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £35.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-15.49% +14.51%
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
10784 10923 11390
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.69% 22.62% 21.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 6915 6914 6618
Average daily rate £400 £393 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.91% +1.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £330
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 151 185 293
Average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.12 £17.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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 16 September 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 -8 571 £425 -5.55% 111
South East -3 208 £360 -4.00% 48
East of England +5 95 £365 +0.34% 20
North West +15 93 £338 +3.84% 27
Yorkshire -28 68 £325 -13.33% 18
North East +3 42 £338 -6.89% 1
South West -52 37 £400 +6.66% 12
West Midlands -15 32 £350 +9.37% 17
East Midlands -17 18 £360 +20.00% 1
Midlands -6 2 £300 -14.28%
Oracle Database
UK

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 2297 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1309 (56.99%) SQL
3 1024 (44.58%) Oracle Database 11g
4 706 (30.74%) PL/SQL
5 585 (25.47%) Finance
6 583 (25.38%) UNIX
7 556 (24.21%) Linux
8 541 (23.55%) Oracle Database 10g
9 531 (23.12%) Java
10 433 (18.85%) SQL Server
11 317 (13.80%) Agile Software Development
12 313 (13.63%) Windows
13 307 (13.37%) Performance Tuning
14 301 (13.10%) ETL
15 294 (12.80%) Business Intelligence
16 289 (12.58%) Oracle RAC
17 286 (12.45%) Data Warehouse
18 279 (12.15%) XML
19 278 (12.10%) Banking
20 264 (11.49%) Security Cleared
21 261 (11.36%) Relational Database
22 260 (11.32%) WebLogic
23 248 (10.80%) Shell Script
24 229 (9.97%) SOA
25 225 (9.80%) Oracle Reports
26 220 (9.58%) Data Guard
27 219 (9.53%) .NET
28 216 (9.40%) Microsoft
29 212 (9.23%) Web Services
30 206 (8.97%) Migration

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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
1 260 (11.32%) WebLogic
2 99 (4.31%) Apache
3 89 (3.87%) WebSphere
4 78 (3.40%) Tomcat
5 74 (3.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 63 (2.74%) Oracle Service Bus
7 49 (2.13%) Oracle Workflow
8 47 (2.05%) IIS
9 46 (2.00%) SAS
10 45 (1.96%) Oracle Coherence
11 38 (1.65%) SharePoint
12 36 (1.57%) WebLogic Portal
13 34 (1.48%) CMS
14 31 (1.35%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 30 (1.31%) BizTalk Server
16 28 (1.22%) WebSphere Application Server
17 21 (0.91%) Oracle Application Server
18 18 (0.78%) MS Exchange
19 17 (0.74%) MQSeries
20 14 (0.61%) AquaLogic
Applications
1 71 (3.09%) MS Excel
2 42 (1.83%) MS Office
3 12 (0.52%) MS Project
3 12 (0.52%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.17%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.087%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.087%) SPSS
6 2 (0.087%) Windchill
7 1 (0.044%) FastStats
7 1 (0.044%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 125 (5.44%) Oracle EBS
2 80 (3.48%) Oracle EBS R12
3 73 (3.18%) Oracle Applications
4 57 (2.48%) Oracle BPM
5 34 (1.48%) Oracle 11i
6 29 (1.26%) Oracle General Ledger
7 27 (1.18%) Oracle Payables
8 26 (1.13%) Oracle Receivables
9 20 (0.87%) Oracle Financials
10 18 (0.78%) Documaker
11 13 (0.57%) Remedy ITSM
12 12 (0.52%) Oracle Assets
13 11 (0.48%) Oracle Cash Management
13 11 (0.48%) Oracle FAH
14 9 (0.39%) Oracle Retail
14 9 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
14 9 (0.39%) Oracle ERP
15 8 (0.35%) BusinessWorks
15 8 (0.35%) Oracle iProcurement
16 7 (0.30%) SunGard AvantGard
Cloud Services
1 14 (0.61%) SaaS
2 6 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (0.26%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.17%) Amazon S3
3 4 (0.17%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.087%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 80 (3.48%) SAN
2 75 (3.27%) HTTP
3 45 (1.96%) LDAP
3 45 (1.96%) Firewall
4 43 (1.87%) SSL
5 35 (1.52%) Internet
6 30 (1.31%) DNS
7 29 (1.26%) HTTPS
7 29 (1.26%) FTP
8 28 (1.22%) TCP/IP
9 20 (0.87%) NAS
10 18 (0.78%) WAN
11 15 (0.65%) LAN
12 14 (0.61%) DHCP
13 13 (0.57%) Kerberos
14 8 (0.35%) SSH
15 7 (0.30%) InfiniBand
15 7 (0.30%) Ethernet
16 5 (0.22%) UMTS
16 5 (0.22%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1024 (44.58%) Oracle Database 11g
2 541 (23.55%) Oracle Database 10g
3 433 (18.85%) SQL Server
4 286 (12.45%) Data Warehouse
5 261 (11.36%) Relational Database
6 225 (9.80%) Oracle Reports
7 179 (7.79%) RDBMS
8 141 (6.14%) SQL Server 2008
9 137 (5.96%) Oracle ODI
10 120 (5.22%) Oracle BI EE
11 98 (4.27%) Oracle Database 12c
12 97 (4.22%) Oracle9i Database
13 80 (3.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 72 (3.13%) DB2
15 71 (3.09%) SQL Server 2012
16 66 (2.87%) MySQL
16 66 (2.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 62 (2.70%) Oracle Exadata
18 61 (2.66%) SQL Server 2005
19 60 (2.61%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 122 (5.31%) Oracle Forms
2 99 (4.31%) Subversion
3 96 (4.18%) Maven
4 84 (3.66%) Toad
5 68 (2.96%) Visual Studio
6 62 (2.70%) JIRA
7 61 (2.66%) Eclipse
8 58 (2.53%) Jenkins
9 55 (2.39%) Git (software)
9 55 (2.39%) JUnit
10 52 (2.26%) Oracle APEX
11 37 (1.61%) Ant
11 37 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
12 33 (1.44%) Selenium
12 33 (1.44%) Hudson
13 27 (1.18%) TeamCity
13 27 (1.18%) ERwin
14 26 (1.13%) CruiseControl
15 24 (1.04%) QuickTest Pro
16 23 (1.00%) NUnit
General
1 585 (25.47%) Finance
2 278 (12.10%) Banking
3 137 (5.96%) Investment Banking
4 75 (3.27%) Retail
5 74 (3.22%) Telecoms
6 48 (2.09%) Financial Institution
7 43 (1.87%) Front Office
8 32 (1.39%) Billing
9 30 (1.31%) Manufacturing
10 26 (1.13%) Marketing
11 25 (1.09%) Back Office
12 20 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
12 20 (0.87%) General Ledger
13 16 (0.70%) Legal
14 13 (0.57%) Games
15 10 (0.44%) Automotive
16 9 (0.39%) Advertising
17 8 (0.35%) Retail Banking
18 7 (0.30%) French Language
18 7 (0.30%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 826 (35.96%) Developer
2 482 (20.98%) DBA
3 386 (16.80%) Oracle DBA
4 251 (10.93%) Oracle Developer
5 237 (10.32%) Analyst
6 201 (8.75%) Architect
7 147 (6.40%) Java Developer
8 142 (6.18%) Administrator
9 131 (5.70%) Consultant
10 90 (3.92%) SQL DBA
11 67 (2.92%) Tester
12 66 (2.87%) Oracle Consultant
13 65 (2.83%) Senior Developer
14 63 (2.74%) Support Analyst
15 61 (2.66%) .NET Developer
16 58 (2.53%) Solutions Architect
17 56 (2.44%) Applications Support
18 50 (2.18%) SQL Developer
19 49 (2.13%) C# Developer
20 45 (1.96%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 279 (12.15%) XML
2 219 (9.53%) .NET
3 212 (9.23%) Web Services
4 178 (7.75%) Spring
5 174 (7.58%) Middleware
6 148 (6.44%) J2EE
7 114 (4.96%) HTML
8 110 (4.79%) Oracle Fusion
9 96 (4.18%) jQuery
10 85 (3.70%) Hibernate
11 84 (3.66%) JDBC
11 84 (3.66%) JMS
12 80 (3.48%) CSS
13 75 (3.27%) ASP.NET
14 74 (3.22%) SOAP
15 71 (3.09%) XSLT
16 61 (2.66%) XSD
17 58 (2.53%) WebCenter
18 57 (2.48%) Spring MVC
19 56 (2.44%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 191 (8.32%) Analytical Skills
2 99 (4.31%) Data Integration
3 86 (3.74%) Replication
4 74 (3.22%) Clustering
5 71 (3.09%) Computer Science
6 65 (2.83%) Derivative
7 53 (2.31%) Management Information System
8 52 (2.26%) Credit Risk
9 41 (1.78%) Statistics
10 39 (1.70%) N-Tier
11 37 (1.61%) Open Source
12 33 (1.44%) Market Risk
13 27 (1.18%) User Experience
13 27 (1.18%) Credit Derivative
14 25 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
15 23 (1.00%) Hedge funds
15 23 (1.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 18 (0.78%) Fixed Income
17 17 (0.74%) Mainframe
17 17 (0.74%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 583 (25.38%) UNIX
2 556 (24.21%) Linux
3 313 (13.63%) Windows
4 145 (6.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 143 (6.23%) Solaris
6 72 (3.13%) AIX
7 53 (2.31%) Windows Server 2008
8 44 (1.92%) HPUX
9 37 (1.61%) Windows Server 2003
10 23 (1.00%) SUSE
11 22 (0.96%) Oracle Linux
12 18 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
13 14 (0.61%) Windows NT
14 12 (0.52%) VMS
15 11 (0.48%) Windows XP
16 10 (0.44%) Windows 2000
16 10 (0.44%) OpenVMS
17 7 (0.30%) CentOS
18 6 (0.26%) Windows 7
18 6 (0.26%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 317 (13.80%) Agile Software Development
2 307 (13.37%) Performance Tuning
3 301 (13.10%) ETL
4 294 (12.80%) Business Intelligence
5 229 (9.97%) SOA
6 206 (8.97%) Migration
7 203 (8.84%) Data Modelling
8 170 (7.40%) ITIL
9 138 (6.01%) OO
10 112 (4.88%) MVC
11 110 (4.79%) TDD
12 107 (4.66%) Scrum
13 102 (4.44%) Continuous Integration
14 95 (4.14%) Data Analysis
14 95 (4.14%) Configuration Management
15 92 (4.01%) Analytics
16 84 (3.66%) Data Migration
17 77 (3.35%) Project Management
18 75 (3.27%) Unit Testing
18 75 (3.27%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1309 (56.99%) SQL
2 706 (30.74%) PL/SQL
3 531 (23.12%) Java
4 248 (10.80%) Shell Script
5 173 (7.53%) C#
6 144 (6.27%) JavaScript
7 111 (4.83%) T-SQL
8 96 (4.18%) Perl
9 86 (3.74%) Python
10 66 (2.87%) Bash Shell
11 59 (2.57%) VB
12 48 (2.09%) C++
13 47 (2.05%) C
14 45 (1.96%) VBScript
15 34 (1.48%) VB.NET
16 31 (1.35%) PowerShell
17 30 (1.31%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
18 27 (1.18%) VBA
18 27 (1.18%) PHP
19 26 (1.13%) Korn
Qualifications
1 264 (11.49%) Security Cleared
2 193 (8.40%) SC Cleared
3 122 (5.31%) Degree
4 45 (1.96%) DV Cleared
5 34 (1.48%) ISEB
6 30 (1.31%) Oracle Certification
7 26 (1.13%) ISTQB
8 21 (0.91%) OCP
9 18 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
10 16 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
10 16 (0.70%) ISEB Practitioner
11 12 (0.52%) PMI Certification
12 11 (0.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 9 (0.39%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 9 (0.39%) PMP
14 8 (0.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 7 (0.30%) Sun Certification
15 7 (0.30%) MCITP
16 6 (0.26%) MCSE
17 5 (0.22%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 100 (4.35%) QA
2 49 (2.13%) SLA
3 27 (1.18%) Data Quality
4 9 (0.39%) Basel III
5 7 (0.30%) ISO 9001
6 6 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (0.26%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.087%) COBIT
7 2 (0.087%) HL7
7 2 (0.087%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (0.044%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.044%) GxP
8 1 (0.044%) COREP
8 1 (0.044%) FINREP
System Software
1 289 (12.58%) Oracle RAC
2 192 (8.36%) Oracle RMAN
3 58 (2.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 53 (2.31%) Active Directory
5 17 (0.74%) VMware ESX
6 15 (0.65%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 11 (0.48%) vSphere
8 10 (0.44%) RHEV
9 9 (0.39%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 7 (0.30%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 6 (0.26%) XenApp
11 6 (0.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 6 (0.26%) OCFS2
11 6 (0.26%) Xen
12 5 (0.22%) NDS
12 5 (0.22%) VirtualBox
12 5 (0.22%) SRDF
13 4 (0.17%) KVM
13 4 (0.17%) Docker
13 4 (0.17%) NFS
Systems Management
1 220 (9.58%) Data Guard
2 125 (5.44%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 35 (1.52%) Tivoli
4 33 (1.44%) HP Quality Center
5 31 (1.35%) Oracle Identity Management
6 28 (1.22%) Control-M
7 22 (0.96%) Puppet
8 18 (0.78%) SCCM
8 18 (0.78%) SCOM
9 12 (0.52%) OpenView
9 12 (0.52%) BMC PATROL
10 10 (0.44%) Tivoli Monitoring
10 10 (0.44%) EMC NetWorker
11 9 (0.39%) NetBackup
11 9 (0.39%) Vagrant
12 8 (0.35%) ITRS Geneos
12 8 (0.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 8 (0.35%) BladeLogic
13 7 (0.30%) Oracle Statspack
13 7 (0.30%) Netcool
Vendors
1 2297 (100.00%) Oracle
2 216 (9.40%) Microsoft
3 170 (7.40%) Red Hat
4 115 (5.01%) Informatica
5 113 (4.92%) IBM
6 87 (3.79%) HP
7 84 (3.66%) VMware
8 76 (3.31%) Business Objects
9 68 (2.96%) JBoss
10 61 (2.66%) SAP
11 52 (2.26%) Siebel
12 48 (2.09%) Sybase
13 47 (2.05%) Remedy
14 40 (1.74%) BMC
15 35 (1.52%) EMC
16 34 (1.48%) Hyperion
16 34 (1.48%) Sun
17 33 (1.44%) TIBCO
17 33 (1.44%) Teradata
18 30 (1.31%) Cisco
Hampshire
Gold Group
Rate: £50 - £60 per hour
Posted: 47 minutes ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 1 hour ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
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Rate: £1 per day + Market Rates
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
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Rate: £225 - £275 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
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Rate: £400 - £475 per day
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FPSG Connect
Rate: £230 - £260 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day - dependent on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Bridgwater, Somerset
Experis Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £378 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £550-600 daily
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
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Rate: £350 - £450 Per Day
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Cheshire
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London
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