The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Database 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 over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 50 34 29
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -5
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 1 32 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.23% 4.77% 3.09%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.83% 13.97% 15.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 15 2
Average daily rate
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£280 £350 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -6.04%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 8
Average hourly rate - £35.20 £28.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +22.43%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.80 £35.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+33.70% +1.44%
Oracle Database
East of England

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 Essex region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
120 229 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 27.97% 34.13% 19.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 137 28
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £548 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 13 18
Average hourly rate £32.10 £33.88 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.23% +23.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.28 £27.00 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £35.58 £36.00
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 Essex

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

Oracle Database Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Oracle Database
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Oracle Database Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Oracle Database
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Oracle Database Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Oracle Database
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 within the Essex region over the 3 months to 3 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
Brentwood - - - -
Colchester - - - -
Tilbury - - - -
Oracle Database
East of England

Oracle Database
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (75.00%) Shell Script
2 6 (75.00%) Web Development
2 6 (75.00%) PL/SQL
2 6 (75.00%) C++
2 6 (75.00%) Servlets
2 6 (75.00%) UNIX
3 5 (62.50%) Sun
3 5 (62.50%) Sun Certification
4 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (50.00%) XML
4 4 (50.00%) XSLT
4 4 (50.00%) UML
4 4 (50.00%) OOD
4 4 (50.00%) HTML
4 4 (50.00%) AccuRev
5 2 (25.00%) Business Objects
5 2 (25.00%) J2EE
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (12.50%) Windows
6 1 (12.50%) Automotive
6 1 (12.50%) LIMS
6 1 (12.50%) Information Management
6 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects XI

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) AccuRev
General
1 1 (12.50%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) C++ Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Developer
4 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C++/Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) Servlets
2 4 (50.00%) XML
2 4 (50.00%) XSLT
2 4 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) UNIX
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Web Development
2 4 (50.00%) UML
2 4 (50.00%) OOD
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (12.50%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) Shell Script
2 6 (75.00%) PL/SQL
2 6 (75.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (62.50%) Sun
3 2 (25.00%) Business Objects