The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Database skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Database over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 77 72 76
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 575 711 670
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 2.37% 2.82% 2.56%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.44% 12.45% 12.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 296 406 428
Average daily rate
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£425 £467 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.89% +3.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £330 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 4
Average hourly rate £32.75 £34.50 £31.66
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.07% +8.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £18.75 £22.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £54.36 £48.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £36.50 £27.25
% change year-on-year
-17.80% +33.94%
Oracle Database
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 London region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
5507 5710 5470
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 22.68% 22.66% 20.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 3691 3934 3667
Average daily rate £445 £430 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.37% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £301 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 39 66
Average hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £27.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £18.80 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £52.14 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.75 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-7.31% +6.03%

Oracle Database
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Oracle Database Jobs Demand Trend in London

Oracle Database
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Oracle Database Daily Rate Trend in London

Oracle Database
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle Database across the London region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Oracle Database Daily Rate Histogram in London

Oracle Database
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Oracle Database Hourly Rate Trend in London

Oracle Database
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle Database across the London region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Oracle Database Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Oracle Database
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
City of London -7 139 £425 -10.52% 48
Canary Wharf +9 5 £450 -3.64%
Docklands, London -6 4 £478 -4.50%
Harrow -3 1 - -
Hayes - 1 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Romford - - - -
South Croydon - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
Upminster - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
West Drayton - - - -
Ealing - - - -
Carshalton - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Feltham - - - -
Oracle Database
England

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 1108 (100.00%) Oracle
2 643 (58.03%) SQL
3 523 (47.20%) Oracle Database 11g
4 386 (34.84%) Finance
5 316 (28.52%) PL/SQL
6 312 (28.16%) UNIX
7 280 (25.27%) Linux
8 278 (25.09%) Java
9 256 (23.10%) Oracle Database 10g
10 245 (22.11%) Banking
11 204 (18.41%) SQL Server
12 181 (16.34%) Performance Tuning
13 175 (15.79%) Oracle RAC
14 164 (14.80%) Business Intelligence
15 157 (14.17%) Relational Database
16 156 (14.08%) Windows
16 156 (14.08%) Data Warehouse
17 150 (13.54%) ETL
18 141 (12.73%) XML
19 132 (11.91%) Shell Script
20 129 (11.64%) Investment Banking
21 117 (10.56%) Data Guard
22 114 (10.29%) Microsoft
23 111 (10.02%) SOA
24 107 (9.66%) RDBMS
25 106 (9.57%) Web Services
26 104 (9.39%) Spring
27 102 (9.21%) ITIL
28 98 (8.84%) Data Modelling
29 97 (8.75%) .NET

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 96 (8.66%) WebLogic
2 46 (4.15%) Tomcat
3 45 (4.06%) Apache
4 44 (3.97%) Oracle Service Bus
5 42 (3.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 38 (3.43%) Oracle Coherence
7 35 (3.16%) WebSphere
8 28 (2.53%) IIS
8 28 (2.53%) WebLogic Portal
8 28 (2.53%) Oracle Workflow
9 25 (2.26%) BizTalk Server
10 24 (2.17%) CMS
11 23 (2.08%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 17 (1.53%) SharePoint
13 14 (1.26%) Liferay
14 11 (0.99%) WebSphere Application Server
15 10 (0.90%) MS Exchange
15 10 (0.90%) SAS
16 9 (0.81%) TIBCO EMS
17 7 (0.63%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 34 (3.07%) MS Excel
2 23 (2.08%) MS Office
3 7 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (0.54%) MS Project
5 5 (0.45%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.090%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.090%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.090%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 43 (3.88%) Oracle EBS
2 28 (2.53%) Oracle BPM
3 19 (1.71%) Oracle EBS R12
4 15 (1.35%) Documaker
4 15 (1.35%) Oracle Applications
5 9 (0.81%) Remedy ITSM
5 9 (0.81%) Oracle FAH
6 8 (0.72%) Oracle Financials
7 7 (0.63%) SunGard AvantGard
8 6 (0.54%) Oracle 11i
8 6 (0.54%) Endur
8 6 (0.54%) Aligne
8 6 (0.54%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 6 (0.54%) ZaiNet
9 5 (0.45%) Oracle General Ledger
9 5 (0.45%) BusinessWorks
9 5 (0.45%) Oracle CRM
10 4 (0.36%) Oracle Payables
10 4 (0.36%) Oracle ERP
10 4 (0.36%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 6 (0.54%) SaaS
2 2 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (0.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.18%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.090%) PaaS
3 1 (0.090%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 52 (4.69%) HTTP
2 38 (3.43%) SAN
3 36 (3.25%) SSL
4 28 (2.53%) LDAP
5 26 (2.35%) Internet
6 24 (2.17%) HTTPS
7 20 (1.81%) Firewall
8 18 (1.62%) FTP
9 17 (1.53%) NAS
10 15 (1.35%) TCP/IP
11 11 (0.99%) WAN
12 9 (0.81%) Kerberos
12 9 (0.81%) LAN
13 7 (0.63%) DNS
14 4 (0.36%) Ethernet
14 4 (0.36%) DMZ
14 4 (0.36%) SSH
15 3 (0.27%) AMQP
15 3 (0.27%) InfiniBand
16 2 (0.18%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 523 (47.20%) Oracle Database 11g
2 256 (23.10%) Oracle Database 10g
3 204 (18.41%) SQL Server
4 157 (14.17%) Relational Database
5 156 (14.08%) Data Warehouse
6 107 (9.66%) RDBMS
7 84 (7.58%) Oracle Reports
8 73 (6.59%) Oracle ODI
9 70 (6.32%) SQL Server 2008
10 63 (5.69%) Oracle Database 12c
11 48 (4.33%) Oracle BI EE
12 46 (4.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 45 (4.06%) Oracle Exadata
13 45 (4.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 43 (3.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 38 (3.43%) OLTP
15 38 (3.43%) OLAP
15 38 (3.43%) Oracle OLAP
16 33 (2.98%) MySQL
17 29 (2.62%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 55 (4.96%) Maven
2 52 (4.69%) Subversion
3 44 (3.97%) JIRA
4 42 (3.79%) Oracle Forms
5 34 (3.07%) Visual Studio
6 33 (2.98%) Jenkins
7 30 (2.71%) Toad
8 29 (2.62%) JUnit
9 26 (2.35%) TeamCity
10 24 (2.17%) CruiseControl
11 23 (2.08%) Hudson
12 21 (1.90%) Git (software)
13 20 (1.81%) Eclipse
14 17 (1.53%) Oracle APEX
15 12 (1.08%) Ant
15 12 (1.08%) Mockito
16 11 (0.99%) ClearQuest
17 10 (0.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
18 8 (0.72%) PVCS
18 8 (0.72%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 386 (34.84%) Finance
2 245 (22.11%) Banking
3 129 (11.64%) Investment Banking
4 47 (4.24%) Retail
5 42 (3.79%) Front Office
6 41 (3.70%) Financial Institution
7 23 (2.08%) Telecoms
8 21 (1.90%) Billing
9 18 (1.62%) Marketing
10 17 (1.53%) Back Office
11 15 (1.35%) Games
12 9 (0.81%) Legal
13 8 (0.72%) Publishing
13 8 (0.72%) Retail Banking
14 7 (0.63%) Manufacturing
15 6 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
16 5 (0.45%) French Language
16 5 (0.45%) Advertising
17 3 (0.27%) General Ledger
17 3 (0.27%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 386 (34.84%) Developer
2 241 (21.75%) DBA
3 201 (18.14%) Oracle DBA
4 136 (12.27%) Analyst
5 110 (9.93%) Architect
6 104 (9.39%) Oracle Developer
7 76 (6.86%) Java Developer
8 60 (5.42%) Administrator
9 51 (4.60%) Consultant
10 43 (3.88%) Senior Developer
11 42 (3.79%) Applications Support
12 40 (3.61%) Support Analyst
13 33 (2.98%) Solutions Architect
14 29 (2.62%) SQL Developer
15 28 (2.53%) Oracle Consultant
15 28 (2.53%) ETL Developer
16 27 (2.44%) SQL DBA
16 27 (2.44%) Oracle Architect
17 26 (2.35%) Applications Support Analyst
17 26 (2.35%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 141 (12.73%) XML
2 106 (9.57%) Web Services
3 104 (9.39%) Spring
4 97 (8.75%) .NET
5 85 (7.67%) J2EE
6 83 (7.49%) Middleware
7 68 (6.14%) JDBC
8 59 (5.32%) Oracle Fusion
9 57 (5.14%) JMS
10 49 (4.42%) SOAP
11 41 (3.70%) WebCenter
12 40 (3.61%) HTML
13 39 (3.52%) Spring MVC
14 38 (3.43%) REST
15 36 (3.25%) WSDL
16 34 (3.07%) XSLT
16 34 (3.07%) Hibernate
17 33 (2.98%) XSD
18 26 (2.35%) jQuery
19 22 (1.99%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 56 (5.05%) Derivative
2 53 (4.78%) Credit Risk
3 47 (4.24%) Computer Science
4 46 (4.15%) Replication
5 45 (4.06%) Data Integration
6 32 (2.89%) Market Risk
6 32 (2.89%) Clustering
7 27 (2.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 27 (2.44%) Credit Derivative
8 23 (2.08%) Management Information System
9 20 (1.81%) Hedge funds
10 18 (1.62%) Enterprise Software
11 17 (1.53%) Equities
12 16 (1.44%) Fixed Income
13 11 (0.99%) N-Tier
13 11 (0.99%) Mainframe
13 11 (0.99%) Mobile Payment
14 10 (0.90%) Open Source
15 9 (0.81%) Data Protection Act
15 9 (0.81%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 312 (28.16%) UNIX
2 280 (25.27%) Linux
3 156 (14.08%) Windows
4 77 (6.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 71 (6.41%) Solaris
6 25 (2.26%) AIX
7 24 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
8 19 (1.71%) Windows Server 2003
9 12 (1.08%) VMS
10 10 (0.90%) Oracle Linux
11 9 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (0.63%) HPUX
13 6 (0.54%) OpenVMS
14 4 (0.36%) Windows XP
15 3 (0.27%) CentOS
15 3 (0.27%) SUSE
16 2 (0.18%) Windows 2000
16 2 (0.18%) MVS
16 2 (0.18%) zOS
16 2 (0.18%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 181 (16.34%) Performance Tuning
2 164 (14.80%) Business Intelligence
3 150 (13.54%) ETL
4 111 (10.02%) SOA
5 102 (9.21%) ITIL
6 98 (8.84%) Data Modelling
7 85 (7.67%) Migration
8 83 (7.49%) Analytics
9 71 (6.41%) OO
10 65 (5.87%) TDD
11 64 (5.78%) Agile Software Development
12 60 (5.42%) Risk Management
12 60 (5.42%) Scrum
12 60 (5.42%) Continuous Integration
13 55 (4.96%) Multithreading
14 54 (4.87%) Data Analysis
15 53 (4.78%) MVC
16 51 (4.60%) Unit Testing
17 47 (4.24%) Software Engineering
18 45 (4.06%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 643 (58.03%) SQL
2 316 (28.52%) PL/SQL
3 278 (25.09%) Java
4 132 (11.91%) Shell Script
5 89 (8.03%) C#
6 62 (5.60%) JavaScript
7 49 (4.42%) Perl
8 48 (4.33%) Bash Shell
9 45 (4.06%) Python
10 43 (3.88%) T-SQL
11 33 (2.98%) C++
12 28 (2.53%) PowerShell
13 21 (1.90%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
14 19 (1.71%) VB
15 18 (1.62%) Jython
16 16 (1.44%) VBScript
16 16 (1.44%) C
17 15 (1.35%) XPath
17 15 (1.35%) Korn
18 14 (1.26%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 87 (7.85%) Degree
2 73 (6.59%) Security Cleared
3 41 (3.70%) SC Cleared
4 26 (2.35%) DV Cleared
5 19 (1.71%) Oracle Certification
6 17 (1.53%) ISTQB
7 16 (1.44%) OCP
8 15 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
9 13 (1.17%) ISEB
10 11 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
11 10 (0.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 6 (0.54%) PMP
12 6 (0.54%) PMI Certification
12 6 (0.54%) MCITP
13 5 (0.45%) ISEB Practitioner
13 5 (0.45%) MCSA
14 3 (0.27%) CFA
14 3 (0.27%) CCNA
14 3 (0.27%) Cisco Certification
15 2 (0.18%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (6.41%) QA
2 21 (1.90%) Data Quality
3 14 (1.26%) SLA
4 7 (0.63%) Basel III
5 5 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.18%) EMIR
7 1 (0.090%) COBIT
7 1 (0.090%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.090%) FATCA
7 1 (0.090%) GxP
7 1 (0.090%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.090%) COREP
7 1 (0.090%) FINREP
System Software
1 175 (15.79%) Oracle RAC
2 92 (8.30%) Oracle RMAN
3 33 (2.98%) Active Directory
4 28 (2.53%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (0.63%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 6 (0.54%) RHEV
6 6 (0.54%) NDS
6 6 (0.54%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 6 (0.54%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 3 (0.27%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 3 (0.27%) SRDF
7 3 (0.27%) Terminal Server
7 3 (0.27%) NFS
7 3 (0.27%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.18%) MetaFrame
8 2 (0.18%) PowerHA
8 2 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.18%) vSphere
9 1 (0.090%) Squid
9 1 (0.090%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 117 (10.56%) Data Guard
2 66 (5.96%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 28 (2.53%) Oracle Identity Management
4 26 (2.35%) Tivoli
5 17 (1.53%) Control-M
6 13 (1.17%) Puppet
7 10 (0.90%) Tivoli Monitoring
8 9 (0.81%) SCOM
8 9 (0.81%) BMC PATROL
9 8 (0.72%) ITRS Geneos
9 8 (0.72%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 8 (0.72%) HP Quality Center
10 7 (0.63%) BladeLogic
11 5 (0.45%) Oracle Statspack
12 4 (0.36%) Legato
12 4 (0.36%) Oracle Identity Manager
12 4 (0.36%) HP Data Protector
12 4 (0.36%) EMC NetWorker
13 3 (0.27%) HP Operations Orchestration
13 3 (0.27%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 1108 (100.00%) Oracle
2 114 (10.29%) Microsoft
3 79 (7.13%) Red Hat
4 49 (4.42%) IBM
5 46 (4.15%) Business Objects
6 40 (3.61%) Hyperion
7 39 (3.52%) VMware
8 38 (3.43%) Sybase
9 36 (3.25%) Remedy
10 35 (3.16%) Informatica
11 34 (3.07%) Siebel
12 29 (2.62%) BMC
13 24 (2.17%) JBoss
14 23 (2.08%) Cognos
15 21 (1.90%) HP
15 21 (1.90%) FatWire
16 20 (1.81%) Cisco
17 18 (1.62%) EMC
18 15 (1.35%) Ab Initio
19 13 (1.17%) SAP
City of London
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Rate: £320 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £240 - £250 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £700.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Roc Search
Posted: Yesterday
London
Networking People
Rate: £370 - £375 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £340 - £370 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £300 - £330 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Rate: £340 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ARM Technology
Rate: £400 - £700 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £350 - £450 Per Day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Thebes IT
Rate: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Thebes IT
Rate: Competitive Rate
Posted: 4 days ago