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 23 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 31 34 56
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +22
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 10 15 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.62% 4.52% 2.95%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.20% 22.73% 13.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 12 6
Average daily rate £350 £450 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +28.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £33.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £32.50 £33.25
% change year-on-year
+19.21% -2.25%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
82 66 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 21.47% 19.88% 21.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 41 97
Average daily rate £350 £395 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.39% +5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £324 £275
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 5 1 3
Average hourly rate £40.00 £24.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.26% -10.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £24.50 £23.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £24.50 £34.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £29.16
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -3.97%
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 23 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 23 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 23 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%) SharePoint 2013
1 2 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (11.11%) IIS
1 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
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%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (11.11%) Teamcenter
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%) NAS
2 2 (11.11%) SAN
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%) Relational Database
3 4 (22.22%) Oracle OLAP
3 4 (22.22%) Oracle BI EE
3 4 (22.22%) OLAP
3 4 (22.22%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (22.22%) RDBMS
4 3 (16.67%) Oracle9i Database
5 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis 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%) ReportNet
5 2 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (5.56%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle APEX
1 2 (11.11%) PVCS
2 1 (5.56%) Maven
2 1 (5.56%) Gerrit
2 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
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%) OBIEE Consultant
3 4 (22.22%) Consultant
4 3 (16.67%) Developer
5 2 (11.11%) SQL DBA
5 2 (11.11%) Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Database Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Technical Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Java Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Business Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle BI Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) .NET
2 2 (11.11%) Hibernate
2 2 (11.11%) jQuery
2 2 (11.11%) .NET Framework
2 2 (11.11%) J2EE
3 1 (5.56%) JMS
3 1 (5.56%) Swing
3 1 (5.56%) EJB
3 1 (5.56%) XML
3 1 (5.56%) GWT
3 1 (5.56%) RESTful
3 1 (5.56%) JPA
3 1 (5.56%) EJB 3.0
3 1 (5.56%) HornetQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) PKI
1 1 (5.56%) RIA
1 1 (5.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) UNIX
2 5 (27.78%) Linux
3 3 (16.67%) Solaris
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (11.11%) Windows
4 2 (11.11%) Windows XP
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (27.78%) ITIL
3 4 (22.22%) Analytics
3 4 (22.22%) Database Security
3 4 (22.22%) ERP
3 4 (22.22%) Data Modelling
3 4 (22.22%) ETL
3 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (16.67%) High Availability
4 3 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (11.11%) ITSM
5 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (11.11%) Performance Management
5 2 (11.11%) OO
5 2 (11.11%) UML
5 2 (11.11%) Service Management
5 2 (11.11%) Change Management
6 1 (5.56%) Regression Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (27.78%) C
3 3 (16.67%) Java
4 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
4 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
4 2 (11.11%) Shell Script
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%) Teradata
4 2 (11.11%) Business Objects
4 2 (11.11%) Sybase
4 2 (11.11%) SAP
4 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.11%) Cognos
4 2 (11.11%) Sun
4 2 (11.11%) HP