The first table below looks at the demand for Oracle Database skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Database over the 3 months to 23 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 Leicestershire 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 38 35 25
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -10
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 3 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.02% 1.21% 1.63%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.75% 5.88% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
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£450 - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.48% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £37.25 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-19.46% +16.40%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
80 51 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 27.12% 20.56% 22.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 23 14
Average daily rate £363 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 6 2
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -10.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £30.00 £30.20
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -0.66%
Oracle Database
East Midlands

Oracle Database
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Oracle Database Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Oracle Database
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Oracle Database Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Oracle Database
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Oracle Database Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Oracle Database
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

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 Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 23 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
Leicester - 2 £450 -
Lutterworth - - - -
Market Harborough - - - - 1
Hinckley - - - -
Oracle Database
East Midlands

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) WebLogic
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (40.00%) Data Guard
4 2 (40.00%) Northgate
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (40.00%) UNIX
4 2 (40.00%) SAN
4 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (40.00%) VMware
4 2 (40.00%) ERP
5 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
5 1 (20.00%) LAN
5 1 (20.00%) WAN
5 1 (20.00%) VPN
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (20.00%) IBM
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (20.00%) ITIL

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 (60.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (20.00%) Office Communications Server
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (20.00%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) Internet
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) Wireless
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) DBA
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Applications DBA
3 1 (20.00%) Team Leader
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Team Leader
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Technical Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Support Team Leader
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Support Team Leader
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Support
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Thin Client
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (20.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) UNIX
4 1 (20.00%) AIX
4 1 (20.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Data Guard
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Northgate
3 1 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) EMC
3 1 (20.00%) CommVault
3 1 (20.00%) JD Edwards