The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 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 London 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 82 69 73
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +4
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 541 662 690
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 2.29% 2.73% 2.62%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.06% 12.11% 12.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 306 391 445
Average daily rate
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£425 £460 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.60% +8.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £326 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £569 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 4
Average hourly rate £38.00 £41.50 £33.66
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.43% +23.29%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £37.25 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-15.43% +24.16%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
5376 5466 5331
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 22.77% 22.55% 20.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 3664 3720 3563
Average daily rate £442 £430 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.79% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £565 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 61 54
Average hourly rate £27.50 £27.97 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.68% +5.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £15.79 £17.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £125.00 £52.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
Oracle Database
England

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 25 July 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
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 25 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
City of London -13 148 £450 -5.26% 25
Canary Wharf +17 3 £650 +39.18%
Docklands, London -6 3 £400 -20.00%
Harrow -1 1 - -
Ealing - 1 £395 - 2
Feltham - - - -
Hayes - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - - 1
Romford - - - -
South Croydon - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
West Drayton - - - -
Oracle Database
England

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 1109 (100.00%) Oracle
2 657 (59.24%) SQL
3 543 (48.96%) Oracle Database 11g
4 387 (34.90%) Finance
5 334 (30.12%) UNIX
6 317 (28.58%) PL/SQL
7 289 (26.06%) Linux
8 276 (24.89%) Java
8 276 (24.89%) Oracle Database 10g
9 262 (23.62%) Banking
10 204 (18.39%) SQL Server
11 184 (16.59%) Performance Tuning
12 173 (15.60%) Data Warehouse
13 170 (15.33%) Oracle RAC
14 165 (14.88%) Relational Database
15 150 (13.53%) Windows
16 146 (13.17%) Business Intelligence
17 145 (13.07%) ETL
18 136 (12.26%) Investment Banking
19 128 (11.54%) Shell Script
20 123 (11.09%) XML
21 118 (10.64%) Data Guard
22 116 (10.46%) RDBMS
23 115 (10.37%) ITIL
23 115 (10.37%) SOA
24 114 (10.28%) Microsoft
25 103 (9.29%) Data Modelling
25 103 (9.29%) Web Services
26 100 (9.02%) Spring
27 99 (8.93%) WebLogic

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 99 (8.93%) WebLogic
2 51 (4.60%) Apache
3 47 (4.24%) Tomcat
4 44 (3.97%) Oracle Service Bus
5 41 (3.70%) Oracle Coherence
6 39 (3.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 34 (3.07%) WebSphere
8 27 (2.43%) Oracle Workflow
9 25 (2.25%) BizTalk Server
10 22 (1.98%) IIS
11 20 (1.80%) WebLogic Portal
11 20 (1.80%) CMS
12 19 (1.71%) Liferay
13 16 (1.44%) SharePoint
14 13 (1.17%) TIBCO EMS
15 11 (0.99%) Oracle Application Server
15 11 (0.99%) WebSphere Application Server
16 10 (0.90%) SAS
16 10 (0.90%) Oracle HTTP Server
17 8 (0.72%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 33 (2.98%) MS Excel
2 21 (1.89%) MS Office
3 7 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.36%) MS Project
5 3 (0.27%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.090%) SPSS
6 1 (0.090%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.090%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 38 (3.43%) Oracle EBS
2 23 (2.07%) Oracle EBS R12
3 19 (1.71%) Oracle Applications
4 18 (1.62%) Oracle BPM
5 9 (0.81%) Oracle Financials
5 9 (0.81%) BusinessWorks
6 8 (0.72%) Oracle 11i
6 8 (0.72%) Remedy ITSM
7 7 (0.63%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 7 (0.63%) SunGard AvantGard
8 6 (0.54%) ZaiNet
8 6 (0.54%) Endur
8 6 (0.54%) Documaker
8 6 (0.54%) Aligne
9 5 (0.45%) Oracle Retail
9 5 (0.45%) Oracle General Ledger
9 5 (0.45%) Oracle ERP
10 4 (0.36%) Cognos TM1
10 4 (0.36%) Oracle CRM
10 4 (0.36%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 6 (0.54%) SaaS
2 3 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (0.27%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.18%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.090%) PaaS
4 1 (0.090%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (3.25%) SAN
2 34 (3.07%) HTTP
3 30 (2.71%) LDAP
4 26 (2.34%) Internet
5 21 (1.89%) SSL
6 18 (1.62%) FTP
7 16 (1.44%) Firewall
8 15 (1.35%) TCP/IP
9 13 (1.17%) HTTPS
10 12 (1.08%) NAS
11 8 (0.72%) DNS
11 8 (0.72%) LAN
11 8 (0.72%) WAN
12 5 (0.45%) Kerberos
13 3 (0.27%) Ethernet
13 3 (0.27%) DMZ
13 3 (0.27%) AMQP
13 3 (0.27%) InfiniBand
14 2 (0.18%) SSH
14 2 (0.18%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 543 (48.96%) Oracle Database 11g
2 276 (24.89%) Oracle Database 10g
3 204 (18.39%) SQL Server
4 173 (15.60%) Data Warehouse
5 165 (14.88%) Relational Database
6 116 (10.46%) RDBMS
7 86 (7.75%) Oracle Reports
8 73 (6.58%) SQL Server 2008
9 71 (6.40%) Oracle Database 12c
10 61 (5.50%) Oracle ODI
11 50 (4.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 46 (4.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 45 (4.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 40 (3.61%) Oracle BI EE
15 38 (3.43%) Oracle Exadata
16 32 (2.89%) Oracle OLAP
16 32 (2.89%) OLAP
17 30 (2.71%) DB2
18 29 (2.61%) OLTP
19 28 (2.52%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 47 (4.24%) Subversion
2 46 (4.15%) Maven
3 44 (3.97%) Oracle Forms
4 32 (2.89%) JIRA
5 29 (2.61%) JUnit
5 29 (2.61%) Visual Studio
6 28 (2.52%) Toad
6 28 (2.52%) Jenkins
7 22 (1.98%) TeamCity
8 20 (1.80%) CruiseControl
9 19 (1.71%) Hudson
10 18 (1.62%) Talend Open Studio
10 18 (1.62%) Ant
11 17 (1.53%) Eclipse
12 15 (1.35%) Oracle APEX
13 14 (1.26%) LoadRunner
13 14 (1.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 13 (1.17%) Git (software)
15 11 (0.99%) PowerBuilder
16 10 (0.90%) ClearQuest
General
1 387 (34.90%) Finance
2 262 (23.62%) Banking
3 136 (12.26%) Investment Banking
4 46 (4.15%) Retail
5 44 (3.97%) Front Office
6 35 (3.16%) Financial Institution
7 20 (1.80%) Telecoms
8 18 (1.62%) Back Office
9 13 (1.17%) Games
10 12 (1.08%) Marketing
11 10 (0.90%) Billing
12 9 (0.81%) Legal
13 8 (0.72%) Publishing
14 6 (0.54%) Retail Banking
15 5 (0.45%) French Language
15 5 (0.45%) Manufacturing
15 5 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
16 4 (0.36%) Advertising
16 4 (0.36%) German Language
17 3 (0.27%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 376 (33.90%) Developer
2 259 (23.35%) DBA
3 217 (19.57%) Oracle DBA
4 129 (11.63%) Analyst
5 106 (9.56%) Oracle Developer
6 105 (9.47%) Architect
7 72 (6.49%) Java Developer
8 66 (5.95%) Administrator
9 51 (4.60%) Consultant
10 45 (4.06%) Senior Developer
11 42 (3.79%) Applications Support
12 38 (3.43%) Support Analyst
13 35 (3.16%) Solutions Architect
14 33 (2.98%) SQL DBA
15 31 (2.80%) SQL Developer
16 30 (2.71%) ETL Developer
17 28 (2.52%) Business Analyst
17 28 (2.52%) Tester
18 27 (2.43%) Senior DBA
18 27 (2.43%) Oracle Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (11.09%) XML
2 103 (9.29%) Web Services
3 100 (9.02%) Spring
4 97 (8.75%) .NET
5 84 (7.57%) J2EE
6 80 (7.21%) Middleware
7 51 (4.60%) Oracle Fusion
8 50 (4.51%) JDBC
9 41 (3.70%) JMS
10 40 (3.61%) SOAP
11 34 (3.07%) HTML
11 34 (3.07%) WSDL
12 32 (2.89%) REST
13 30 (2.71%) WebCenter
13 30 (2.71%) Spring MVC
14 28 (2.52%) Hibernate
15 26 (2.34%) XSLT
16 22 (1.98%) XSD
16 22 (1.98%) jQuery
17 20 (1.80%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 49 (4.42%) Derivative
1 49 (4.42%) Credit Risk
2 48 (4.33%) Data Integration
2 48 (4.33%) Replication
3 44 (3.97%) Computer Science
4 43 (3.88%) Clustering
5 35 (3.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 28 (2.52%) Market Risk
7 21 (1.89%) Credit Derivative
8 18 (1.62%) Management Information System
8 18 (1.62%) Enterprise Software
9 16 (1.44%) Mobile Payment
10 15 (1.35%) Equities
11 14 (1.26%) Hedge funds
12 13 (1.17%) Fixed Income
13 10 (0.90%) N-Tier
14 9 (0.81%) Mainframe
14 9 (0.81%) SWIFT
15 8 (0.72%) Visualisation
15 8 (0.72%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 334 (30.12%) UNIX
2 289 (26.06%) Linux
3 150 (13.53%) Windows
4 92 (8.30%) Solaris
5 83 (7.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 24 (2.16%) AIX
7 21 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
8 20 (1.80%) Windows Server 2003
9 14 (1.26%) Oracle Linux
10 9 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (0.72%) VMS
12 6 (0.54%) OpenVMS
12 6 (0.54%) SUSE
12 6 (0.54%) HPUX
13 5 (0.45%) CentOS
14 3 (0.27%) Windows 7
14 3 (0.27%) Windows XP
14 3 (0.27%) Fedora
15 2 (0.18%) zOS
15 2 (0.18%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 184 (16.59%) Performance Tuning
2 146 (13.17%) Business Intelligence
3 145 (13.07%) ETL
4 115 (10.37%) SOA
4 115 (10.37%) ITIL
5 103 (9.29%) Data Modelling
6 84 (7.57%) Agile Software Development
7 82 (7.39%) Migration
8 75 (6.76%) Analytics
9 64 (5.77%) OO
10 63 (5.68%) TDD
11 56 (5.05%) Scrum
12 54 (4.87%) Continuous Integration
13 47 (4.24%) Risk Management
13 47 (4.24%) Disaster Recovery
14 46 (4.15%) Data Analysis
15 45 (4.06%) MVC
16 44 (3.97%) Unit Testing
17 42 (3.79%) Multithreading
18 41 (3.70%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 657 (59.24%) SQL
2 317 (28.58%) PL/SQL
3 276 (24.89%) Java
4 128 (11.54%) Shell Script
5 88 (7.94%) C#
6 56 (5.05%) JavaScript
7 54 (4.87%) Perl
8 44 (3.97%) T-SQL
9 42 (3.79%) Python
10 38 (3.43%) Bash Shell
11 28 (2.52%) PowerShell
12 26 (2.34%) C++
13 18 (1.62%) C
13 18 (1.62%) VB
14 14 (1.26%) Korn
14 14 (1.26%) Groovy
15 13 (1.17%) XPath
16 11 (0.99%) VBA
17 10 (0.90%) XQuery
18 8 (0.72%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 89 (8.03%) Degree
2 76 (6.85%) Security Cleared
3 46 (4.15%) SC Cleared
4 25 (2.25%) DV Cleared
5 21 (1.89%) ISTQB
5 21 (1.89%) Oracle Certification
6 18 (1.62%) OCP
7 16 (1.44%) ITIL Certification
8 14 (1.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 13 (1.17%) ISEB
10 11 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (0.54%) PMP
11 6 (0.54%) PMI Certification
11 6 (0.54%) MCITP
12 5 (0.45%) ISEB Practitioner
12 5 (0.45%) MCSA
13 3 (0.27%) CCNA
13 3 (0.27%) Cisco Certification
13 3 (0.27%) OCA
13 3 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (5.59%) QA
2 12 (1.08%) SLA
3 11 (0.99%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.45%) EMIR
5 4 (0.36%) Dodd-Frank
5 4 (0.36%) Basel III
5 4 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.18%) FATCA
7 1 (0.090%) GxP
7 1 (0.090%) COBIT
7 1 (0.090%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.090%) FINREP
System Software
1 170 (15.33%) Oracle RAC
2 90 (8.12%) Oracle RMAN
3 27 (2.43%) Active Directory
4 22 (1.98%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (0.90%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 7 (0.63%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 6 (0.54%) NDS
7 6 (0.54%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 5 (0.45%) KVM
8 5 (0.45%) RHEV
9 4 (0.36%) vCloud
9 4 (0.36%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (0.36%) VMware ESX
10 3 (0.27%) Terminal Server
10 3 (0.27%) XenServer
10 3 (0.27%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 3 (0.27%) Xen
10 3 (0.27%) SRDF
11 1 (0.090%) Platform Symphony
11 1 (0.090%) Squid
Systems Management
1 118 (10.64%) Data Guard
2 63 (5.68%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 27 (2.43%) Tivoli
4 17 (1.53%) Control-M
4 17 (1.53%) Oracle Identity Management
5 10 (0.90%) Puppet
6 9 (0.81%) SCOM
6 9 (0.81%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 9 (0.81%) BMC PATROL
7 8 (0.72%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 8 (0.72%) HP Quality Center
7 8 (0.72%) ITRS Geneos
8 5 (0.45%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 5 (0.45%) Oracle Statspack
8 5 (0.45%) BladeLogic
9 4 (0.36%) EMC NetWorker
9 4 (0.36%) Legato
9 4 (0.36%) HP Data Protector
10 3 (0.27%) NetBackup
10 3 (0.27%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 1109 (100.00%) Oracle
2 114 (10.28%) Microsoft
3 83 (7.48%) Red Hat
4 60 (5.41%) IBM
5 43 (3.88%) Hyperion
5 43 (3.88%) Business Objects
6 35 (3.16%) Sybase
7 34 (3.07%) Informatica
8 29 (2.61%) VMware
9 27 (2.43%) Cognos
10 26 (2.34%) Siebel
11 25 (2.25%) BMC
11 25 (2.25%) Veritas
12 24 (2.16%) Remedy
13 23 (2.07%) HP
14 21 (1.89%) SAP
15 20 (1.80%) FatWire
16 19 (1.71%) JBoss
17 18 (1.62%) Cisco
17 18 (1.62%) Talend
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