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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 48 46 57
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +11
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 8 18 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.42% 2.86% 1.62%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.99% 12.24% 8.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 0
Average daily rate £475 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £48.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-19.48% +50.00%
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
89 147 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 15.78% 23.33% 19.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 77 68
Average daily rate £390 £351 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.26% -6.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £260 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £26.25 £20.93 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.41% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

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
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 13 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
St Albans - 2 - -
Hemel Hempstead +4 1 - - 1
Watford 0 1 - -
Rickmansworth -3 1 - -
Oracle Database
East of England

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 27 (100.00%) Oracle
2 20 (74.07%) SQL
3 17 (62.96%) ETL
4 14 (51.85%) PL/SQL
5 12 (44.44%) Configuration Management
5 12 (44.44%) Oracle RMAN
6 10 (37.04%) Oracle Forms
7 7 (25.93%) ETL Development
7 7 (25.93%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (14.81%) HP Quality Center
9 4 (14.81%) Manual Testing
9 4 (14.81%) Performance Testing
9 4 (14.81%) HP
9 4 (14.81%) Java
9 4 (14.81%) ION Trading
9 4 (14.81%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (14.81%) Informatica
10 3 (11.11%) Finance
10 3 (11.11%) VBA
10 3 (11.11%) J2EE
10 3 (11.11%) WebLogic
10 3 (11.11%) Web Services
10 3 (11.11%) XML
10 3 (11.11%) Solaris
10 3 (11.11%) SOA
10 3 (11.11%) Tomcat
10 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
10 3 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (11.11%) Bash Shell

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 3 (11.11%) Tomcat
1 3 (11.11%) WebLogic
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle Service Bus
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (3.70%) Apache
3 1 (3.70%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (11.11%) Oracle Database 12c
2 3 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.70%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.70%) Mnesia
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (37.04%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (3.70%) JIRA
2 1 (3.70%) LoadRunner
2 1 (3.70%) Maven
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (3.70%) Subversion
General
1 4 (14.81%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (11.11%) Finance
3 2 (7.41%) Banking
4 1 (3.70%) Advertising
4 1 (3.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 15 (55.56%) DBA
2 14 (51.85%) Oracle DBA
3 13 (48.15%) Developer
3 13 (48.15%) Oracle Developer
4 9 (33.33%) ETL Developer
4 9 (33.33%) Oracle ETL Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Analyst
5 4 (14.81%) Tester
6 3 (11.11%) ETL Tester
7 2 (7.41%) Capacity Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Consultant
7 2 (7.41%) Oracle Consultant
7 2 (7.41%) Oracle SOA Consultant
7 2 (7.41%) SOA Consultant
7 2 (7.41%) Test Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) Administrator
8 1 (3.70%) Perl Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Report Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) Senior Oracle DBA
8 1 (3.70%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) J2EE
1 3 (11.11%) Web Services
1 3 (11.11%) XML
2 2 (7.41%) Middleware
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (7.41%) REST
2 2 (7.41%) SOAP
2 2 (7.41%) WSDL
2 2 (7.41%) XSD
2 2 (7.41%) XSLT
3 1 (3.70%) Ajax
3 1 (3.70%) CGI
3 1 (3.70%) EJB
3 1 (3.70%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.41%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (3.70%) Data Integration
3 1 (3.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Solaris
2 1 (3.70%) Linux
2 1 (3.70%) Windows
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (62.96%) ETL
2 12 (44.44%) Configuration Management
3 7 (25.93%) ETL Development
4 4 (14.81%) Manual Testing
4 4 (14.81%) Performance Testing
5 3 (11.11%) Capacity Management
5 3 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
5 3 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (11.11%) SOA
6 2 (7.41%) BPEL
6 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (7.41%) Integration Testing
6 2 (7.41%) Migration
6 2 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.70%) Data Management
7 1 (3.70%) Data Mapping
7 1 (3.70%) Data Migration
7 1 (3.70%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 20 (74.07%) SQL
2 14 (51.85%) PL/SQL
3 4 (14.81%) Java
4 3 (11.11%) Bash Shell
4 3 (11.11%) VBA
5 1 (3.70%) Erlang
5 1 (3.70%) Perl
5 1 (3.70%) PHP
5 1 (3.70%) SystemTap
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
1 1 (3.70%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 12 (44.44%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (14.81%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (3.70%) Data Guard
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (14.81%) HP
2 4 (14.81%) Informatica
2 4 (14.81%) ION Trading
3 1 (3.70%) BEA
3 1 (3.70%) Intel
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
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