The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Database skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Database over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 49 38 52
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +14
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 21 20 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.63% 3.26% 1.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.13% 15.15% 5.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 14 4
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£325 £300 £675
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -55.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £222 £650
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £376 £711
UK excluding London average daily rate £389 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
+11.07% -5.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.75 £34.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+61.59% -8.00%
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 Hertfordshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
160 132 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 20.05% 21.53% 23.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 70 96
Average daily rate £360 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 6
Average hourly rate £50.00 £21.00 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+138.09% -19.23%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
- +1.69%

Oracle Database
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Oracle Database Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Oracle Database
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Oracle Database Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Oracle Database
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle Database across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

Oracle Database Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

Oracle Database
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Oracle Database Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Oracle Database
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 July 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
Stevenage -1 5 - -
Welwyn Garden City -8 5 £310 +40.90% 3
Hemel Hempstead - 2 £438 -
Watford -7 1 - -
Oracle Database
East of England

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 46 (100.00%) Oracle
2 32 (69.57%) SQL
3 19 (41.30%) UNIX
4 15 (32.61%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (30.43%) PL/SQL
5 14 (30.43%) Oracle Database 11g
6 13 (28.26%) Relational Database
6 13 (28.26%) XML
7 12 (26.09%) Java
8 10 (21.74%) Web Services
8 10 (21.74%) Performance Tuning
9 8 (17.39%) RDBMS
9 8 (17.39%) Oracle Database 10g
9 8 (17.39%) Validation
9 8 (17.39%) Hibernate
9 8 (17.39%) Spring
9 8 (17.39%) Java EE
10 7 (15.22%) Scrum
10 7 (15.22%) Shell Script
10 7 (15.22%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (15.22%) JMS
10 7 (15.22%) WebLogic
10 7 (15.22%) Linux
11 6 (13.04%) Oracle Forms
11 6 (13.04%) ETL
11 6 (13.04%) ERwin
11 6 (13.04%) PowerCenter
11 6 (13.04%) Informatica
11 6 (13.04%) Data Mart
11 6 (13.04%) Data Transformation

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 7 (15.22%) WebLogic
2 4 (8.70%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.35%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (4.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (2.17%) JBoss
4 1 (2.17%) Apache
4 1 (2.17%) NetWeaver
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (2.17%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.17%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) MS Office
1 2 (4.35%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (2.17%) SAP ERP
3 1 (2.17%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) SSL
1 2 (4.35%) 3G
1 2 (4.35%) 2G
1 2 (4.35%) 4G
1 2 (4.35%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (2.17%) LTE
2 1 (2.17%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (30.43%) Oracle Database 11g
2 13 (28.26%) Relational Database
3 8 (17.39%) RDBMS
3 8 (17.39%) Oracle Database 10g
4 7 (15.22%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (13.04%) PowerCenter
5 6 (13.04%) Data Mart
6 5 (10.87%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (2.17%) MySQL
7 1 (2.17%) DB2
7 1 (2.17%) SAP BW
7 1 (2.17%) MaxDB
7 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 6 (13.04%) Oracle Forms
1 6 (13.04%) ERwin
2 5 (10.87%) ProC
2 5 (10.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 5 (10.87%) Cucumber
3 4 (8.70%) Eclipse
3 4 (8.70%) Maven
3 4 (8.70%) JUnit
4 2 (4.35%) FitNesse
4 2 (4.35%) SoapUI
5 1 (2.17%) JIRA
5 1 (2.17%) Subversion
General
1 5 (10.87%) Billing
2 4 (8.70%) Retail
3 3 (6.52%) Finance
4 1 (2.17%) Legal
4 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.17%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 32 (69.57%) Developer
2 11 (23.91%) Oracle Developer
3 8 (17.39%) Architect
4 7 (15.22%) Java Developer
5 6 (13.04%) Informatica Developer
6 5 (10.87%) Senior Developer
7 4 (8.70%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (8.70%) Java Architect
8 3 (6.52%) Analyst
8 3 (6.52%) SQL Developer
8 3 (6.52%) PL/SQL Developer
8 3 (6.52%) Oracle Forms Developer
8 3 (6.52%) DBA
9 2 (4.35%) Oracle DBA
9 2 (4.35%) Applications Developer
9 2 (4.35%) Support Analyst
9 2 (4.35%) Applications Support
9 2 (4.35%) Senior Java Architect
9 2 (4.35%) Senior Architect
9 2 (4.35%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (28.26%) XML
2 10 (21.74%) Web Services
3 8 (17.39%) Hibernate
3 8 (17.39%) Spring
3 8 (17.39%) Java EE
4 7 (15.22%) JMS
5 5 (10.87%) Struts
5 5 (10.87%) RESTful
5 5 (10.87%) Struts2
6 4 (8.70%) HTML
6 4 (8.70%) J2EE
6 4 (8.70%) XSLT
7 2 (4.35%) WSDL
7 2 (4.35%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (4.35%) SAP Basis
7 2 (4.35%) .NET
7 2 (4.35%) SOAP
7 2 (4.35%) XSD
7 2 (4.35%) Middleware
8 1 (2.17%) Catalyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.04%) Data Extraction
2 5 (10.87%) Clustering
3 4 (8.70%) Computer Science
4 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.35%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.17%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 19 (41.30%) UNIX
2 7 (15.22%) Linux
3 2 (4.35%) Windows
4 1 (2.17%) AIX
4 1 (2.17%) Solaris
4 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (32.61%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (21.74%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (17.39%) Validation
4 7 (15.22%) Scrum
5 6 (13.04%) ETL
5 6 (13.04%) Data Transformation
5 6 (13.04%) Unit Testing
5 6 (13.04%) Dimensional Modelling
6 5 (10.87%) OWASP
6 5 (10.87%) Open Source
6 5 (10.87%) CRM
7 3 (6.52%) ERP
8 2 (4.35%) SOA
8 2 (4.35%) Configuration Management
8 2 (4.35%) TDD
8 2 (4.35%) BPEL
8 2 (4.35%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (4.35%) ITIL V3
8 2 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (4.35%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 32 (69.57%) SQL
2 14 (30.43%) PL/SQL
3 12 (26.09%) Java
4 7 (15.22%) Shell Script
5 5 (10.87%) C
6 4 (8.70%) JavaScript
7 2 (4.35%) C#
7 2 (4.35%) C++
7 2 (4.35%) Erlang
7 2 (4.35%) XQuery
8 1 (2.17%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (13.04%) Security Cleared
2 5 (10.87%) Degree
2 5 (10.87%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.04%) Data Quality
2 2 (4.35%) SLA
3 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.35%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (4.35%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (2.17%) ServiceCenter
2 1 (2.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 46 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (13.04%) Informatica
3 5 (10.87%) NetCracker
3 5 (10.87%) Atlassian
4 4 (8.70%) JDA
5 3 (6.52%) HP
6 2 (4.35%) SAP
6 2 (4.35%) ReadSoft
6 2 (4.35%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.17%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
7 1 (2.17%) Huawei
7 1 (2.17%) IBM
7 1 (2.17%) Nortel
7 1 (2.17%) Ericsson
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago