The first table below looks at the demand for Oracle Database skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Database over the 3 months to 17 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 Gloucestershire 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 34 34 54
Rank change year-on-year
0 +20
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 11 15 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.81% 4.50% 2.93%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.25% 23.08% 13.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 6
Average daily rate £388 £450 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.88% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £328 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £473 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £358 £368
% change year-on-year
+4.89% -2.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £33.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.25 £32.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+26.90% -4.41%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
83 65 172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 21.17% 19.52% 21.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 41 102
Average daily rate £350 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £325 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 3
Average hourly rate £29.50 £24.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.40% -10.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £24.50 £23.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £24.50 £34.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
Oracle Database
South West

Oracle Database
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Oracle Database Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Oracle Database
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Oracle Database Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Oracle Database
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Oracle Database Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Oracle Database
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 17 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
Gloucester -12 2 £350 -30.00%
Oracle Database
South West

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 18 (100.00%) Oracle
2 11 (61.11%) Oracle Database 11g
3 9 (50.00%) SQL
4 7 (38.89%) UNIX
4 7 (38.89%) Security Cleared
4 7 (38.89%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 6 (33.33%) Informatica
5 6 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
6 5 (27.78%) Oracle 11i
6 5 (27.78%) ITIL
6 5 (27.78%) Linux
6 5 (27.78%) C
6 5 (27.78%) Oracle RAC
6 5 (27.78%) Data Guard
7 4 (22.22%) Analytics
7 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
7 4 (22.22%) Database Security
7 4 (22.22%) Finance
7 4 (22.22%) Oracle OLAP
7 4 (22.22%) Oracle BI EE
7 4 (22.22%) .NET
7 4 (22.22%) OLAP
7 4 (22.22%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (22.22%) ERP
7 4 (22.22%) Data Modelling
7 4 (22.22%) ETL
7 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (22.22%) RDBMS

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 2 (11.11%) IIS
1 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 2 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (5.56%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Office
2 1 (5.56%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Oracle 11i
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (11.11%) Teamcenter
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon S3
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) LDAP
2 2 (11.11%) SAN
2 2 (11.11%) NAS
3 1 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (61.11%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (22.22%) OLAP
3 4 (22.22%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (22.22%) RDBMS
3 4 (22.22%) Oracle OLAP
3 4 (22.22%) Oracle BI EE
3 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
4 3 (16.67%) Oracle9i Database
5 2 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (11.11%) ReportNet
5 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (11.11%) Sybase ASE
5 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
5 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (5.56%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) PVCS
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle APEX
1 2 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.56%) Gerrit
2 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.56%) Maven
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) DBA
2 5 (27.78%) Oracle DBA
3 4 (22.22%) Consultant
3 4 (22.22%) OBIEE Consultant
4 3 (16.67%) Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (11.11%) SQL DBA
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Technical Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle BI Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Business Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Database Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Java Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) .NET
2 2 (11.11%) J2EE
2 2 (11.11%) jQuery
2 2 (11.11%) Hibernate
2 2 (11.11%) .NET Framework
3 1 (5.56%) GWT
3 1 (5.56%) JPA
3 1 (5.56%) EJB 3.0
3 1 (5.56%) RESTful
3 1 (5.56%) HornetQ
3 1 (5.56%) EJB
3 1 (5.56%) XML
3 1 (5.56%) Swing
3 1 (5.56%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Clustering
1 1 (5.56%) PKI
1 1 (5.56%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) UNIX
2 5 (27.78%) Linux
3 3 (16.67%) Solaris
4 2 (11.11%) Windows
4 2 (11.11%) Windows XP
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (27.78%) ITIL
3 4 (22.22%) ERP
3 4 (22.22%) Data Modelling
3 4 (22.22%) ETL
3 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (22.22%) Analytics
3 4 (22.22%) Database Security
4 3 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (16.67%) High Availability
5 2 (11.11%) Performance Management
5 2 (11.11%) ITSM
5 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (11.11%) UML
5 2 (11.11%) Service Management
5 2 (11.11%) Change Management
5 2 (11.11%) OO
6 1 (5.56%) Regression Testing
6 1 (5.56%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (27.78%) C
3 3 (16.67%) Java
4 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
4 2 (11.11%) Shell Script
4 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
5 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) Security Cleared
2 6 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 3 (16.67%) DV Cleared
4 2 (11.11%) OCP
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (11.11%) NFS
2 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) Data Guard
2 2 (11.11%) OpenView
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (33.33%) Informatica
3 3 (16.67%) JBoss
4 2 (11.11%) Cognos
4 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.11%) Sun
4 2 (11.11%) HP
4 2 (11.11%) Sybase
4 2 (11.11%) Business Objects
4 2 (11.11%) SAP
4 2 (11.11%) Teradata