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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 40 54 29
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -25
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 16 1 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 3.03% 0.23% 5.27%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.11% 1.04% 14.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 17
Average daily rate £398 - £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 - £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 - £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £39.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £47.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-17.36% +48.43%
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
144 96 211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 27.27% 22.02% 35.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 40 125
Average daily rate £350 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £403 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 15 14
Average hourly rate £56.00 £36.00 £33.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £21.00 £25.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £42.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £32.50 £27.75
% change year-on-year
-10.76% +17.11%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle Database across the Essex region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Oracle Database Daily Rate Histogram 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 8 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 - 4 £294 -
Basildon - 2 £453 -
Southend-on-Sea - 2 - -
Oracle Database
East of England

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 21 (100.00%) Oracle
2 16 (76.19%) SQL
3 10 (47.62%) PL/SQL
4 7 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (33.33%) Shell Script
4 7 (33.33%) Linux
5 6 (28.57%) Solaris
5 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 6 (28.57%) ETL
5 6 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (23.81%) Data Migration
6 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (23.81%) Data Analysis
6 5 (23.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (23.81%) Data Guard
6 5 (23.81%) Validation
6 5 (23.81%) Migration
6 5 (23.81%) Oracle RMAN
6 5 (23.81%) Unix
6 5 (23.81%) Oracle9i Database
6 5 (23.81%) Data Quality
7 4 (19.05%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (19.05%) NetApp
7 4 (19.05%) F5
8 3 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (14.29%) High Availability
8 3 (14.29%) Finance
8 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (14.29%) Clustering
8 3 (14.29%) Red Hat

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle Payables
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
1 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 5 (23.81%) Oracle9i Database
2 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (23.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (19.05%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (4.76%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) PowerDesigner
2 1 (4.76%) AccuRev
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.76%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) DBA
2 8 (38.10%) Oracle DBA
3 6 (28.57%) Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Architect
4 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Architect
4 4 (19.05%) SQL Developer
5 3 (14.29%) ETL Developer
5 3 (14.29%) SQL DBA
6 2 (9.52%) Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Data Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 2 (9.52%) Oracle Architect
6 2 (9.52%) Oracle Solutions Architect
6 2 (9.52%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (9.52%) Storage Architect
6 2 (9.52%) Storage Solutions Architect
6 2 (9.52%) Unix Architect
7 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
7 1 (4.76%) Technical Architect
7 1 (4.76%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle GoldenGate
1 2 (9.52%) XML
1 2 (9.52%) XML Schema
1 2 (9.52%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Clustering
2 2 (9.52%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) Linux
2 6 (28.57%) Solaris
3 5 (23.81%) Unix
4 3 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (28.57%) ETL
3 5 (23.81%) Data Analysis
3 5 (23.81%) Data Migration
3 5 (23.81%) Migration
3 5 (23.81%) Validation
4 3 (14.29%) Change Control
4 3 (14.29%) High Availability
4 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (9.52%) Coaching
5 2 (9.52%) Data Modelling
5 2 (9.52%) Logical Data Model
5 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
5 2 (9.52%) Physical Data Model
5 2 (9.52%) UML
6 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.76%) Functional Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 16 (76.19%) SQL
2 10 (47.62%) PL/SQL
3 7 (33.33%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) Data Guard
1 5 (23.81%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (19.05%) F5
2 4 (19.05%) NetApp
3 3 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.76%) Teradata