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 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 39 57 46
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -11
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 24 7 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.68% 1.12% 2.97%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 15.58% 6.73% 11.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 2 16
Average daily rate
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£340 £415 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.07% +38.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £387 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £443 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £31.70 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+49.84% -14.32%
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
154 104 203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 23.58% 16.69% 26.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 59 127
Average daily rate £365 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £20.93 £20.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -9.83%

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 29 January 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 29 January 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
Rickmansworth - 8 £330 -
Watford +5 2 £413 - 1
Letchworth - 2 £375 - 1
Stevenage -3 1 - - 1
Welwyn Garden City - 1 - -
Hitchin - - - -
Oracle Database
East of England

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 81 (100.00%) Oracle
2 68 (83.95%) SQL
3 35 (43.21%) UNIX
4 28 (34.57%) PL/SQL
5 22 (27.16%) ETL
6 20 (24.69%) Java
7 19 (23.46%) Oracle Database 10g
7 19 (23.46%) Finance
8 18 (22.22%) Informatica
9 17 (20.99%) Performance Tuning
10 16 (19.75%) Oracle Database 11g
11 15 (18.52%) Oracle ODI
11 15 (18.52%) Predictive Modelling
11 15 (18.52%) Algorithms
11 15 (18.52%) Linux
12 14 (17.28%) Agile Software Development
13 13 (16.05%) Hibernate
13 13 (16.05%) SC Cleared
13 13 (16.05%) Security Cleared
13 13 (16.05%) Spring
13 13 (16.05%) Statistics
14 12 (14.81%) Computer Science
14 12 (14.81%) Replication
15 11 (13.58%) Teradata
15 11 (13.58%) Telecoms
15 11 (13.58%) XML
15 11 (13.58%) Perl
15 11 (13.58%) SAS
15 11 (13.58%) Python
15 11 (13.58%) Hadoop

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 11 (13.58%) SAS
2 7 (8.64%) WebLogic
3 3 (3.70%) Oracle 10gAS
3 3 (3.70%) Oracle Application Server
4 2 (2.47%) WebLogic Portal
4 2 (2.47%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.23%) ColdFusion
5 1 (1.23%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.23%) Node.js
5 1 (1.23%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (1.23%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 9 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.94%) MS Office
2 4 (4.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.47%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.23%) OpenShift
1 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.41%) SAN
2 5 (6.17%) 2G
2 5 (6.17%) 3G
2 5 (6.17%) 4G
2 5 (6.17%) Radio Access Network
2 5 (6.17%) LTE
3 3 (3.70%) 3GPP
4 1 (1.23%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (23.46%) Oracle Database 10g
2 16 (19.75%) Oracle Database 11g
3 15 (18.52%) Oracle ODI
4 11 (13.58%) Hadoop
5 10 (12.35%) SAS Enterprise Miner
6 8 (9.88%) Oracle Reports
7 7 (8.64%) SQL Server
8 6 (7.41%) Relational Database
8 6 (7.41%) RDBMS
8 6 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (6.17%) PowerCenter
10 4 (4.94%) BusinessObjects XI
11 3 (3.70%) Oracle Discoverer
11 3 (3.70%) NoSQL
11 3 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (3.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 3 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (3.70%) Data Mart
11 3 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (12.35%) JIRA
2 9 (11.11%) JUnit
2 9 (11.11%) QuickTest Pro
3 8 (9.88%) Eclipse
4 5 (6.17%) ClearQuest
4 5 (6.17%) Subversion
5 4 (4.94%) Maven
6 3 (3.70%) JDeveloper
6 3 (3.70%) Toad
6 3 (3.70%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (3.70%) PVCS
6 3 (3.70%) TestDirector
6 3 (3.70%) ERwin
7 1 (1.23%) NUnit
7 1 (1.23%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.23%) SpecFlow
7 1 (1.23%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.23%) Selenium
7 1 (1.23%) Git (software)
General
1 19 (23.46%) Finance
2 11 (13.58%) Telecoms
3 7 (8.64%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (6.17%) Financial Institution
5 3 (3.70%) Banking
6 1 (1.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (41.98%) Developer
2 13 (16.05%) Oracle Developer
2 13 (16.05%) Tester
3 11 (13.58%) Analyst
4 9 (11.11%) Java Developer
5 8 (9.88%) Data Scientist
6 6 (7.41%) DBA
7 5 (6.17%) Administrator
8 4 (4.94%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 4 (4.94%) Data Analyst
8 4 (4.94%) UNIX Administrator
8 4 (4.94%) Business Objects Developer
8 4 (4.94%) Senior Tester
8 4 (4.94%) Architect
8 4 (4.94%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (4.94%) Business Developer
9 3 (3.70%) Support Analyst
9 3 (3.70%) Software Developer
9 3 (3.70%) Infrastructure Architect
9 3 (3.70%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (16.05%) Hibernate
1 13 (16.05%) Spring
2 11 (13.58%) XML
3 9 (11.11%) Web Services
4 7 (8.64%) .NET
4 7 (8.64%) J2EE
4 7 (8.64%) Java EE
5 3 (3.70%) HTML
5 3 (3.70%) Middleware
5 3 (3.70%) Oracle ADF
6 2 (2.47%) Ajax
6 2 (2.47%) JSF
6 2 (2.47%) EJB
6 2 (2.47%) XSLT
7 1 (1.23%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.23%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.52%) Algorithms
2 13 (16.05%) Statistics
3 12 (14.81%) Computer Science
3 12 (14.81%) Replication
4 10 (12.35%) Mathematics
4 10 (12.35%) Applied Mathematics
4 10 (12.35%) Economics
5 5 (6.17%) Client/Server
5 5 (6.17%) PKI
6 4 (4.94%) HP Superdome
7 3 (3.70%) Clustering
7 3 (3.70%) Mobile Payment
7 3 (3.70%) Data Integration
8 2 (2.47%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (2.47%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 35 (43.21%) UNIX
2 15 (18.52%) Linux
3 7 (8.64%) Solaris
4 5 (6.17%) Windows
5 4 (4.94%) HPUX
6 3 (3.70%) Windows XP
6 3 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.23%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (27.16%) ETL
2 17 (20.99%) Performance Tuning
3 15 (18.52%) Predictive Modelling
4 14 (17.28%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (12.35%) Operations Research
6 8 (9.88%) V-Model
7 7 (8.64%) UML
7 7 (8.64%) Manual Testing
8 5 (6.17%) Configuration Management
8 5 (6.17%) Validation
8 5 (6.17%) Software Deployment
8 5 (6.17%) Test Scripting
8 5 (6.17%) Usability Testing
9 4 (4.94%) Test Automation
9 4 (4.94%) System Testing
9 4 (4.94%) Performance Management
9 4 (4.94%) ITIL V3
9 4 (4.94%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (4.94%) ITIL
9 4 (4.94%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 68 (83.95%) SQL
2 28 (34.57%) PL/SQL
3 20 (24.69%) Java
4 11 (13.58%) Perl
4 11 (13.58%) Python
5 7 (8.64%) R
6 6 (7.41%) C#
7 5 (6.17%) C++
8 3 (3.70%) JavaScript
8 3 (3.70%) VBA
8 3 (3.70%) Shell Script
8 3 (3.70%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.47%) XQuery
10 1 (1.23%) VBScript
10 1 (1.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (16.05%) SC Cleared
1 13 (16.05%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.47%) MCITP
2 2 (2.47%) Degree
2 2 (2.47%) MCDBA
2 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.47%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (2.47%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.94%) SLA
2 2 (2.47%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.23%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.70%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (2.47%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.23%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 9 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (3.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.23%) Puppet
3 1 (1.23%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 81 (100.00%) Oracle
2 18 (22.22%) Informatica
3 11 (13.58%) Teradata
4 10 (12.35%) HP
5 7 (8.64%) Microsoft
6 4 (4.94%) Business Objects
7 3 (3.70%) Serena
7 3 (3.70%) F5
8 2 (2.47%) Huawei
8 2 (2.47%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 2 (2.47%) Ericsson
8 2 (2.47%) Nortel
8 2 (2.47%) BEA
9 1 (1.23%) SAP
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
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Rate: £350 - £400 per day + bens - extension potential
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