The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 April 2015 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 31 34 34
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 26 10 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 5.41% 2.67% 4.52%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 18.71% 12.20% 22.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 3 12
Average daily rate
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£425 £350 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £350 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £410 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £33.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.50 £38.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+17.43% +19.21%
Oracle Database
South West

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 Gloucestershire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
139 82 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 28.90% 21.87% 19.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 50 41
Average daily rate £400 £350 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -11.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £250 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 1
Average hourly rate £43.75 £40.00 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +63.26%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +25.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle Database across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Oracle Database Daily Rate Histogram 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 24 April 2015. 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
Cheltenham -1 10 £406 -4.41% 2
Gloucester +9 8 £500 +42.85% 2
Oracle Database
South West

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 57 (100.00%) Oracle
2 42 (73.68%) SQL
3 41 (71.93%) DV Cleared
3 41 (71.93%) Security Cleared
4 39 (68.42%) PL/SQL
5 21 (36.84%) Oracle EBS
5 21 (36.84%) Java
6 19 (33.33%) Oracle APEX
6 19 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
7 15 (26.32%) Oracle Database 10g
8 13 (22.81%) Oracle9i Database
9 12 (21.05%) Oracle Applications
10 11 (19.30%) UNIX
11 10 (17.54%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (14.04%) ITIL
13 7 (12.28%) Business Intelligence
13 7 (12.28%) SC Cleared
13 7 (12.28%) Oracle GoldenGate
13 7 (12.28%) Oracle Database 11g
13 7 (12.28%) Oracle BI EE
14 6 (10.53%) OC4J
14 6 (10.53%) JVM Tuning
14 6 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
14 6 (10.53%) Subversion
14 6 (10.53%) Eclipse
15 5 (8.77%) Linux
16 4 (7.02%) DevOps
16 4 (7.02%) Database Tuning
16 4 (7.02%) Continuous Integration
16 4 (7.02%) Release Management

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 1 (1.75%) IIS
Business Applications
1 21 (36.84%) Oracle EBS
2 12 (21.05%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (26.32%) Oracle Database 10g
2 13 (22.81%) Oracle9i Database
3 7 (12.28%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (12.28%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (3.51%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.51%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.51%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.75%) Star Schema
6 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 19 (33.33%) Oracle APEX
2 6 (10.53%) Subversion
2 6 (10.53%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.75%) ERwin
General
1 2 (3.51%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (43.86%) DBA
1 25 (43.86%) Oracle DBA
2 24 (42.11%) Developer
3 17 (29.82%) Oracle Developer
4 11 (19.30%) Senior Developer
5 10 (17.54%) Senior Oracle Developer
6 8 (14.04%) Oracle Applications DBA
7 6 (10.53%) Java Developer
8 5 (8.77%) OBIEE Developer
9 4 (7.02%) Architect
10 2 (3.51%) OBIEE Consultant
10 2 (3.51%) Consultant
11 1 (1.75%) .NET Developer
11 1 (1.75%) Technical Leader
11 1 (1.75%) Database Developer
11 1 (1.75%) Senior Java Developer
11 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database Developer
11 1 (1.75%) Database Designer
11 1 (1.75%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.28%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 6 (10.53%) OC4J
3 4 (7.02%) JDBC
3 4 (7.02%) XML
4 3 (5.26%) jQuery
5 2 (3.51%) .NET
6 1 (1.75%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.75%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.75%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.75%) CSS
6 1 (1.75%) HTML
6 1 (1.75%) XSL
6 1 (1.75%) XHTML
6 1 (1.75%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.75%) Replication
2 1 (1.75%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 11 (19.30%) UNIX
2 5 (8.77%) Linux
3 2 (3.51%) Windows
4 1 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (17.54%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (14.04%) ITIL
4 7 (12.28%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (10.53%) JVM Tuning
6 4 (7.02%) DevOps
6 4 (7.02%) Database Tuning
6 4 (7.02%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (7.02%) Release Management
6 4 (7.02%) Risk Management
6 4 (7.02%) Configuration Management
7 3 (5.26%) Service Management
7 3 (5.26%) Regression Testing
8 2 (3.51%) Data Validation
8 2 (3.51%) PRINCE2
8 2 (3.51%) Validation
9 1 (1.75%) Automated Testing
9 1 (1.75%) Web Development
9 1 (1.75%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (1.75%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 42 (73.68%) SQL
2 39 (68.42%) PL/SQL
3 21 (36.84%) Java
4 3 (5.26%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.75%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.75%) C
5 1 (1.75%) C#
Qualifications
1 41 (71.93%) DV Cleared
1 41 (71.93%) Security Cleared
2 7 (12.28%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.75%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (5.26%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (5.26%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.75%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.75%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 57 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (3.51%) Informatica
3 1 (1.75%) VMware
3 1 (1.75%) IBM
3 1 (1.75%) Veritas
3 1 (1.75%) Red Hat