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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 42 41 41
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 12 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 2.49% 1.55% 2.07%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.84% 7.37% 8.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 6
Average daily rate
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£275 £400 £301
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.25% +33.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £400 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £453 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 3
Average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £26.00 £26.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.24 £34.00 £27.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £35.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-15.49% +31.48%
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
122 95 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 25.36% 21.02% 23.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 45 52
Average daily rate £400 £359 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.49% +19.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £175 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £400 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 9 25
Average hourly rate £31.00 £27.41 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.09% -5.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.80 £25.00 £26.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £36.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +8.33%

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 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
Brentwood - 4 £238 -
Basildon 0 1 - -
Chelmsford - 1 £450 -
Colchester - 1 £525 -
Oracle Database
East of England

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 36 (100.00%) Oracle
2 23 (63.89%) SQL
3 17 (47.22%) Java
4 15 (41.67%) Data Analysis
5 13 (36.11%) PL/SQL
6 11 (30.56%) XML
6 11 (30.56%) Linux
6 11 (30.56%) Shell Script
7 10 (27.78%) UML
8 9 (25.00%) Windows
8 9 (25.00%) XSD
8 9 (25.00%) WebLogic
8 9 (25.00%) J2EE
8 9 (25.00%) Data Modelling
9 8 (22.22%) WebSphere
9 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (22.22%) Project Management
9 8 (22.22%) ETL
9 8 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (22.22%) DB2
9 8 (22.22%) HTML
10 7 (19.44%) C++
10 7 (19.44%) VBA
10 7 (19.44%) MS Office
10 7 (19.44%) Servlets
10 7 (19.44%) XSLT
10 7 (19.44%) UNIX
10 7 (19.44%) MQSeries
10 7 (19.44%) EAI
10 7 (19.44%) OOD

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 9 (25.00%) WebLogic
2 8 (22.22%) WebSphere
3 7 (19.44%) MQSeries
4 5 (13.89%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (11.11%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
6 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.78%) CICS
6 1 (2.78%) GlassFish
6 1 (2.78%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (2.78%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (19.44%) MS Office
2 5 (13.89%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) CTI
1 1 (2.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
1 8 (22.22%) DB2
2 7 (19.44%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (16.67%) Oracle9i Database
4 5 (13.89%) SQL Server
4 5 (13.89%) Relational Database
5 4 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (2.78%) Ingres
7 1 (2.78%) Data Mining
7 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
7 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (2.78%) IDMS
7 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (2.78%) dBASE
7 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
7 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (5.56%) PowerDesigner
3 1 (2.78%) Ant
3 1 (2.78%) Lombardi
3 1 (2.78%) Maven
3 1 (2.78%) Gradle
General
1 6 (16.67%) Banking
2 5 (13.89%) Finance
3 3 (8.33%) Automotive
4 2 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (50.00%) Analyst
2 10 (27.78%) Support Analyst
3 9 (25.00%) Developer
4 6 (16.67%) Oracle DBA
4 6 (16.67%) DBA
5 5 (13.89%) Data Analyst
6 4 (11.11%) Applications Support
7 3 (8.33%) Applications Support Analyst
7 3 (8.33%) PL/SQL Developer
7 3 (8.33%) SQL Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
8 2 (5.56%) Systems Support
8 2 (5.56%) Systems Support Analyst
8 2 (5.56%) Financial Analyst
9 1 (2.78%) Applications Architect
9 1 (2.78%) ETL Developer
9 1 (2.78%) Information Analyst
9 1 (2.78%) C++ Developer
9 1 (2.78%) SQL DBA
9 1 (2.78%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (30.56%) XML
2 9 (25.00%) XSD
2 9 (25.00%) J2EE
3 8 (22.22%) HTML
4 7 (19.44%) Servlets
4 7 (19.44%) XSLT
5 4 (11.11%) XML Schema
6 3 (8.33%) .NET
7 2 (5.56%) JAXB
7 2 (5.56%) Web Services
8 1 (2.78%) CSS
8 1 (2.78%) EDI
8 1 (2.78%) JMS
8 1 (2.78%) Swing
8 1 (2.78%) Ajax
8 1 (2.78%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Replication
2 2 (5.56%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.78%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.78%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.78%) Open Source
3 1 (2.78%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 11 (30.56%) Linux
2 9 (25.00%) Windows
3 7 (19.44%) UNIX
4 4 (11.11%) SUSE
4 4 (11.11%) Solaris
4 4 (11.11%) AIX
5 1 (2.78%) HPUX
5 1 (2.78%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.78%) OpenVMS
5 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.78%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (41.67%) Data Analysis
2 10 (27.78%) UML
3 9 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (22.22%) Project Management
4 8 (22.22%) ETL
5 7 (19.44%) EAI
5 7 (19.44%) OOD
5 7 (19.44%) Web Development
6 6 (16.67%) Data Protection
7 5 (13.89%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (11.11%) Data Mapping
8 4 (11.11%) Time Management
9 3 (8.33%) Migration
9 3 (8.33%) Data Migration
10 2 (5.56%) Data Architecture
10 2 (5.56%) Validation
10 2 (5.56%) Release Management
10 2 (5.56%) E-Commerce
11 1 (2.78%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 23 (63.89%) SQL
2 17 (47.22%) Java
3 13 (36.11%) PL/SQL
4 11 (30.56%) Shell Script
5 7 (19.44%) C++
5 7 (19.44%) VBA
6 6 (16.67%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.78%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.78%) COBOL
7 1 (2.78%) C#
7 1 (2.78%) JCL
Qualifications
1 7 (19.44%) Sun Certification
2 1 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.78%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (2.78%) RACF
Systems Management
1 4 (11.11%) Data Guard
1 4 (11.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 36 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (19.44%) Sun
2 7 (19.44%) AccuRev
3 1 (2.78%) JBoss
3 1 (2.78%) Cisco
3 1 (2.78%) IBM
3 1 (2.78%) Avaya