The first table below looks at the demand for Oracle Database 10g skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Database 10g over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Essex 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database 10g
Rank 59 37 -
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 10g 7 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.92% 0.97% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.40% 4.94% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate £350 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £375 £349
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £35.20 £31.70 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.05% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £31.70 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+41.97% -29.56%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
206 81 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 27.21% 19.71% 17.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 39 31
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £190 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 22 16
Average hourly rate £35.20 £30.89 £26.89
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.95% +14.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £27.50 £22.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.00 £37.91
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
Oracle Database 10g
East of England

Oracle Database 10g
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Database 10g across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Oracle Database 10g Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Oracle Database 10g
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Oracle Database 10g across the Essex region.

Oracle Database 10g Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Oracle Database 10g
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Database 10g across the Essex region.

Oracle Database 10g Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Oracle Database 10g
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Database 10g within the Essex region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Basildon +2 4 £350 -
Brentwood - 1 £318 -
Colchester - - - -
Oracle Database 10g
East of England

Oracle Database 10g
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex region citing Oracle Database 10g 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 10g.

1 9 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 7 (77.78%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (55.56%) Replication
3 5 (55.56%) Oracle RMAN
3 5 (55.56%) Oracle Application Server
3 5 (55.56%) Oracle9i Database
3 5 (55.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 5 (55.56%) Shell Script
3 5 (55.56%) AIX
3 5 (55.56%) Solaris
3 5 (55.56%) Linux
3 5 (55.56%) Oracle Forms
3 5 (55.56%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (55.56%) Data Guard
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (22.22%) VB
5 2 (22.22%) VB.NET
5 2 (22.22%) .NET
5 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (22.22%) Client/Server
5 2 (22.22%) DB2
5 2 (22.22%) VB6
5 2 (22.22%) Silverlight
5 2 (22.22%) WinForms
5 2 (22.22%) Release Management
5 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
5 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms

Oracle Database 10g
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex region citing Oracle Database 10g 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 10g. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 7 (77.78%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (55.56%) Oracle9i Database
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (22.22%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) DBA
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Forms Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
1 2 (22.22%) Silverlight
1 2 (22.22%) WinForms
1 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Replication
2 2 (22.22%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) AIX
1 5 (55.56%) Solaris
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (22.22%) Release Management
2 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) Shell Script
3 2 (22.22%) VB
3 2 (22.22%) VB.NET
3 2 (22.22%) VB6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 5 (55.56%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle