The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 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 Hertfordshire 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 44 46 42
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 19 14 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.86% 2.30% 3.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.45% 9.09% 12.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 14
Average daily rate
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£300 £475 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.84% +58.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £703 £471
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.02% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £11.43
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £37.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.00% +25.00%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
166 154 247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 25.00% 25.33% 25.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 101 130
Average daily rate £369 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £175 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £470 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 8
Average hourly rate £31.25 £26.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.19% -25.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
Oracle Database
East of England

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 30 July 2014.

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 30 July 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
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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
Rickmansworth - 5 £325 -
Hemel Hempstead -3 2 - -
Watford -4 2 £325 -1.88% 1
Borehamwood - - - -
Hitchin - - - -
Letchworth - - - - 1
St Albans - - - -
Oracle Database
East of England

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 53 (100.00%) Oracle
2 39 (73.58%) SQL
3 20 (37.74%) Data Warehouse
4 18 (33.96%) Java
4 18 (33.96%) ETL
5 16 (30.19%) Relational Database
6 15 (28.30%) RDBMS
6 15 (28.30%) Finance
7 14 (26.42%) UNIX
8 13 (24.53%) PL/SQL
8 13 (24.53%) Analytics
8 13 (24.53%) Oracle Database 11g
9 12 (22.64%) HP
10 10 (18.87%) Data Modelling
10 10 (18.87%) Linux
10 10 (18.87%) MQSeries
10 10 (18.87%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (18.87%) Pharmaceutical
11 9 (16.98%) Data Mart
11 9 (16.98%) E-Commerce
11 9 (16.98%) Oracle Database 10g
12 8 (15.09%) IBM
12 8 (15.09%) ITIL
12 8 (15.09%) Business Objects
12 8 (15.09%) WebLogic
12 8 (15.09%) DB2
12 8 (15.09%) Service Delivery
12 8 (15.09%) BusinessObjects XI
12 8 (15.09%) System Testing
12 8 (15.09%) Visualisation

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 10 (18.87%) MQSeries
2 8 (15.09%) WebLogic
3 6 (11.32%) Tomcat
3 6 (11.32%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (11.32%) IIS
3 6 (11.32%) IBM HTTP Server
3 6 (11.32%) WebSphere
4 2 (3.77%) CMS
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.89%) SAS
5 1 (1.89%) WebLogic Portal
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.21%) HTTP
2 3 (5.66%) SAN
3 1 (1.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (37.74%) Data Warehouse
2 16 (30.19%) Relational Database
3 15 (28.30%) RDBMS
4 13 (24.53%) Oracle Database 11g
5 9 (16.98%) Data Mart
5 9 (16.98%) Oracle Database 10g
6 8 (15.09%) DB2
6 8 (15.09%) BusinessObjects XI
7 3 (5.66%) NoSQL
8 2 (3.77%) SQL Server
8 2 (3.77%) PowerCenter
9 1 (1.89%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (1.89%) Star Schema
9 1 (1.89%) OLTP
9 1 (1.89%) DataStage
9 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (1.89%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 6 (11.32%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (3.77%) WebLogic Workshop
3 1 (1.89%) JIRA
3 1 (1.89%) Maven
3 1 (1.89%) Subversion
General
1 15 (28.30%) Finance
2 10 (18.87%) Pharmaceutical
3 7 (13.21%) Manufacturing
3 7 (13.21%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (49.06%) Developer
2 13 (24.53%) Oracle Developer
3 8 (15.09%) Business Objects Developer
3 8 (15.09%) Analyst
3 8 (15.09%) Business Developer
4 7 (13.21%) Architect
5 6 (11.32%) Technical Services Manager
5 6 (11.32%) Delivery Manager
5 6 (11.32%) Infrastructure Manager
5 6 (11.32%) Technical Manager
5 6 (11.32%) Services Delivery Manager
5 6 (11.32%) Service Manager
5 6 (11.32%) Project Manager
5 6 (11.32%) Delivery Project Manager
5 6 (11.32%) Senior Developer
5 6 (11.32%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 6 (11.32%) Technical Project Manager
5 6 (11.32%) Technical Delivery Manager
5 6 (11.32%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
6 5 (9.43%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.32%) Web Services
2 5 (9.43%) XML
2 5 (9.43%) .NET
3 4 (7.55%) JMS
4 3 (5.66%) Middleware
4 3 (5.66%) HTML
4 3 (5.66%) ASP.NET
5 2 (3.77%) J2EE
5 2 (3.77%) HTML5
6 1 (1.89%) Java EE
6 1 (1.89%) REST
6 1 (1.89%) Oracle ADF
6 1 (1.89%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.89%) Spring
6 1 (1.89%) JSF
6 1 (1.89%) Ajax
6 1 (1.89%) OLE
6 1 (1.89%) EJB
6 1 (1.89%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.09%) Visualisation
2 7 (13.21%) Informatics
3 5 (9.43%) N-Tier
4 4 (7.55%) Replication
5 3 (5.66%) Mainframe
6 2 (3.77%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.77%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.89%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 14 (26.42%) UNIX
2 10 (18.87%) Linux
3 7 (13.21%) Windows
4 6 (11.32%) AIX
4 6 (11.32%) SUSE
4 6 (11.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (5.66%) Solaris
6 1 (1.89%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (33.96%) ETL
2 13 (24.53%) Analytics
3 10 (18.87%) Data Modelling
3 10 (18.87%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (16.98%) E-Commerce
5 8 (15.09%) ITIL
5 8 (15.09%) Service Delivery
5 8 (15.09%) System Testing
6 7 (13.21%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (11.32%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (11.32%) Project Management
7 6 (11.32%) Web Development
8 5 (9.43%) Data Architecture
9 4 (7.55%) OO
9 4 (7.55%) UML
9 4 (7.55%) SOA
9 4 (7.55%) Migration
9 4 (7.55%) Manual Testing
9 4 (7.55%) Database Tuning
10 3 (5.66%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 39 (73.58%) SQL
2 18 (33.96%) Java
3 13 (24.53%) PL/SQL
4 3 (5.66%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (7.55%) SC Cleared
1 4 (7.55%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.89%) Degree
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) SLA
2 1 (1.89%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (9.43%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.89%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 4 (7.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 53 (100.00%) Oracle
2 12 (22.64%) HP
3 8 (15.09%) IBM
3 8 (15.09%) Business Objects
4 6 (11.32%) Dell
4 6 (11.32%) Sun
4 6 (11.32%) Informatica
4 6 (11.32%) Red Hat
5 5 (9.43%) Tableau
6 3 (5.66%) F5
7 1 (1.89%) Teradata
7 1 (1.89%) Google
7 1 (1.89%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.89%) Mercator