The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 39 41 43
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 14 11 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 2.90% 2.37% 1.85%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.73% 10.48% 7.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 6
Average daily rate
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£350 £400 £301
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +33.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £240 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £460 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.02% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 3
Average hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -7.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £25.00 £26.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.24 £31.00 £41.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £37.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.00% +25.00%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
102 105 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 21.12% 22.58% 23.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 56 51
Average daily rate £375 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £168 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £400 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 16 26
Average hourly rate £31.00 £25.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.00% -13.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £25.00 £22.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £36.25 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
Oracle Database
East of England

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 -
Colchester - 1 £350 -
Basildon - - - -
Chelmsford - - - -
Oracle Database
East of England

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 50 (100.00%) Oracle
2 36 (72.00%) SQL
3 23 (46.00%) Data Modelling
4 22 (44.00%) ETL
4 22 (44.00%) Data Analysis
5 21 (42.00%) EAI
6 17 (34.00%) Data Warehouse
6 17 (34.00%) XSD
7 16 (32.00%) UML
8 15 (30.00%) XML
8 15 (30.00%) Java
9 12 (24.00%) PL/SQL
9 12 (24.00%) Linux
10 10 (20.00%) J2EE
10 10 (20.00%) Shell Script
10 10 (20.00%) Project Management
11 9 (18.00%) WebLogic
12 8 (16.00%) Windows
12 8 (16.00%) XML Schema
12 8 (16.00%) WebSphere
12 8 (16.00%) Oracle Database 11g
12 8 (16.00%) Data Mapping
12 8 (16.00%) Relational Database
13 7 (14.00%) Time Management
13 7 (14.00%) MQSeries
13 7 (14.00%) MS Office
13 7 (14.00%) DB2
13 7 (14.00%) VBA
14 6 (12.00%) HTML
14 6 (12.00%) JavaScript

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (18.00%) WebLogic
2 8 (16.00%) WebSphere
3 7 (14.00%) MQSeries
4 5 (10.00%) Oracle Application Server
4 5 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (2.00%) GlassFish
Applications
1 7 (14.00%) MS Office
2 5 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (2.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) CTI
1 1 (2.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (34.00%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (16.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 8 (16.00%) Relational Database
3 7 (14.00%) DB2
4 6 (12.00%) Oracle9i Database
4 6 (12.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (8.00%) SQL Server
7 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (4.00%) dBASE
8 1 (2.00%) NoSQL
8 1 (2.00%) Data Mart
8 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (2.00%) RDBMS
8 1 (2.00%) Data Mining
8 1 (2.00%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Oracle Forms
1 4 (8.00%) PowerDesigner
2 1 (2.00%) Gradle
2 1 (2.00%) Maven
2 1 (2.00%) Lombardi
2 1 (2.00%) Ant
General
1 6 (12.00%) Banking
2 4 (8.00%) Finance
3 3 (6.00%) Automotive
4 2 (4.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 33 (66.00%) Analyst
2 17 (34.00%) Data Analyst
3 10 (20.00%) Support Analyst
4 8 (16.00%) Developer
5 7 (14.00%) DBA
5 7 (14.00%) Oracle DBA
6 4 (8.00%) Systems Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) Applications Support
7 3 (6.00%) Applications Support Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) SQL Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Data Modeller
8 2 (4.00%) PL/SQL Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Systems Support Analyst
8 2 (4.00%) Oracle Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Systems Designer
8 2 (4.00%) Systems Support
8 2 (4.00%) Financial Analyst
8 2 (4.00%) Designer
9 1 (2.00%) IFS Support Analyst
9 1 (2.00%) Oracle Reports Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (34.00%) XSD
2 15 (30.00%) XML
3 10 (20.00%) J2EE
4 8 (16.00%) XML Schema
5 6 (12.00%) HTML
6 5 (10.00%) Servlets
6 5 (10.00%) XSLT
7 3 (6.00%) .NET
8 2 (4.00%) Web Services
8 2 (4.00%) JAXB
9 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (2.00%) Ajax
9 1 (2.00%) Silverlight
9 1 (2.00%) Hibernate
9 1 (2.00%) WinForms
9 1 (2.00%) EDI
9 1 (2.00%) JMS
9 1 (2.00%) Swing
9 1 (2.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.00%) Replication
2 2 (4.00%) N-Tier
2 2 (4.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.00%) Open Source
3 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.00%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (2.00%) NHS
3 1 (2.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 12 (24.00%) Linux
2 8 (16.00%) Windows
3 5 (10.00%) UNIX
3 5 (10.00%) AIX
3 5 (10.00%) Solaris
4 4 (8.00%) SUSE
5 1 (2.00%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (46.00%) Data Modelling
2 22 (44.00%) ETL
2 22 (44.00%) Data Analysis
3 21 (42.00%) EAI
4 16 (32.00%) UML
5 10 (20.00%) Project Management
6 8 (16.00%) Data Mapping
7 7 (14.00%) Time Management
8 6 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (12.00%) Data Protection
8 6 (12.00%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (10.00%) Web Development
9 5 (10.00%) OOD
10 4 (8.00%) Migration
10 4 (8.00%) Data Migration
11 3 (6.00%) Release Management
11 3 (6.00%) Validation
11 3 (6.00%) E-Commerce
12 1 (2.00%) Continuous Improvement
12 1 (2.00%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 36 (72.00%) SQL
2 15 (30.00%) Java
3 12 (24.00%) PL/SQL
4 10 (20.00%) Shell Script
5 7 (14.00%) VBA
6 6 (12.00%) JavaScript
7 5 (10.00%) C++
8 1 (2.00%) VB6
8 1 (2.00%) JCL
8 1 (2.00%) COBOL
8 1 (2.00%) VB
8 1 (2.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (10.00%) Sun Certification
2 4 (8.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (6.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.00%) Degree
4 1 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (10.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (2.00%) RACF
Systems Management
1 5 (10.00%) Data Guard
1 5 (10.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (2.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 50 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (10.00%) AccuRev
2 5 (10.00%) Sun
3 1 (2.00%) Avaya
3 1 (2.00%) Cisco
3 1 (2.00%) IBM
3 1 (2.00%) JBoss