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 September 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 81 71 74
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +3
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 570 724 693
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 2.33% 2.88% 2.65%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.42% 12.58% 12.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 321 419 426
Average daily rate
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£425 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £358 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.69% +2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 6
Average hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £36.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -25.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £21.25 £22.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.90 £50.69 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
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
5472 5755 5514
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 22.34% 22.87% 21.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 3787 3990 3655
Average daily rate £430 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 34 68
Average hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +3.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £18.88 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £59.87 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.09 £30.00 £31.75
% change year-on-year
+6.96% -5.51%

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 September 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 September 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 September 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 -5 125 £425 -7.60% 37
Canary Wharf +19 9 £450 -7.02%
Docklands, London -3 3 £320 -40.46%
Harrow -2 1 - -
Hayes - 1 - - 1
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Romford - - - -
South Croydon - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
Upminster - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
West Drayton - - - -
Carshalton - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Oracle Database
England

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 1084 (100.00%) Oracle
2 616 (56.83%) SQL
3 488 (45.02%) Oracle Database 11g
4 366 (33.76%) Finance
5 304 (28.04%) UNIX
6 282 (26.01%) Linux
7 281 (25.92%) PL/SQL
8 269 (24.82%) Java
9 244 (22.51%) Banking
10 238 (21.96%) Oracle Database 10g
11 194 (17.90%) SQL Server
12 171 (15.77%) Oracle RAC
13 170 (15.68%) Performance Tuning
14 163 (15.04%) Agile Software Development
15 155 (14.30%) Windows
16 153 (14.11%) Relational Database
17 152 (14.02%) Business Intelligence
18 140 (12.92%) Shell Script
18 140 (12.92%) Data Warehouse
19 139 (12.82%) XML
20 138 (12.73%) ETL
21 131 (12.08%) Investment Banking
22 114 (10.52%) Data Guard
23 107 (9.87%) RDBMS
24 104 (9.59%) Microsoft
25 102 (9.41%) Analytical Skills
26 101 (9.32%) SOA
27 99 (9.13%) Data Modelling
27 99 (9.13%) Web Services
28 97 (8.95%) Spring

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 93 (8.58%) WebLogic
2 46 (4.24%) Tomcat
3 40 (3.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 39 (3.60%) Apache
4 39 (3.60%) Oracle Coherence
5 35 (3.23%) WebSphere
6 34 (3.14%) Oracle Service Bus
7 32 (2.95%) IIS
8 30 (2.77%) Oracle Workflow
9 29 (2.68%) CMS
10 28 (2.58%) WebLogic Portal
11 26 (2.40%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 21 (1.94%) BizTalk Server
13 20 (1.85%) SharePoint
14 11 (1.01%) WebSphere Application Server
15 10 (0.92%) MS Exchange
15 10 (0.92%) SAS
16 7 (0.65%) WebSphere Process Server
16 7 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
17 6 (0.55%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 27 (2.49%) MS Excel
2 19 (1.75%) MS Office
3 7 (0.65%) MS Project
3 7 (0.65%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.092%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.092%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.092%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 47 (4.34%) Oracle EBS
2 29 (2.68%) Oracle BPM
3 21 (1.94%) Oracle EBS R12
4 18 (1.66%) Documaker
5 13 (1.20%) Oracle Applications
6 11 (1.01%) Oracle FAH
7 9 (0.83%) Oracle Financials
7 9 (0.83%) Remedy ITSM
8 7 (0.65%) Oracle 11i
8 7 (0.65%) SunGard AvantGard
9 6 (0.55%) Oracle CRM
10 5 (0.46%) Cognos TM1
10 5 (0.46%) Oracle General Ledger
11 4 (0.37%) Oracle Cash Management
11 4 (0.37%) Summit
11 4 (0.37%) Cognos Business Intelligence
11 4 (0.37%) Oracle Payables
12 3 (0.28%) Oracle Receivables
12 3 (0.28%) SunGard GMI
12 3 (0.28%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.37%) SaaS
2 2 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (0.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.092%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.092%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 54 (4.98%) HTTP
2 39 (3.60%) SSL
3 38 (3.51%) SAN
4 26 (2.40%) Internet
4 26 (2.40%) HTTPS
5 24 (2.21%) LDAP
6 16 (1.48%) Firewall
7 14 (1.29%) FTP
7 14 (1.29%) NAS
8 13 (1.20%) TCP/IP
9 11 (1.01%) WAN
10 8 (0.74%) LAN
10 8 (0.74%) Kerberos
11 7 (0.65%) DNS
12 5 (0.46%) Ethernet
13 3 (0.28%) SSH
13 3 (0.28%) DMZ
13 3 (0.28%) AMQP
13 3 (0.28%) InfiniBand
14 1 (0.092%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 488 (45.02%) Oracle Database 11g
2 238 (21.96%) Oracle Database 10g
3 194 (17.90%) SQL Server
4 153 (14.11%) Relational Database
5 140 (12.92%) Data Warehouse
6 107 (9.87%) RDBMS
7 86 (7.93%) Oracle Reports
8 73 (6.73%) Oracle ODI
9 64 (5.90%) SQL Server 2008
10 54 (4.98%) Oracle Database 12c
11 53 (4.89%) Oracle BI EE
12 43 (3.97%) Oracle Exadata
13 42 (3.87%) OLTP
14 40 (3.69%) OLAP
14 40 (3.69%) Oracle OLAP
14 40 (3.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 39 (3.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 37 (3.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 34 (3.14%) MySQL
18 33 (3.04%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 58 (5.35%) Maven
2 57 (5.26%) Subversion
3 47 (4.34%) JIRA
4 40 (3.69%) Oracle Forms
5 28 (2.58%) JUnit
5 28 (2.58%) Toad
6 25 (2.31%) Visual Studio
6 25 (2.31%) Jenkins
7 24 (2.21%) Oracle APEX
8 23 (2.12%) Hudson
9 22 (2.03%) TeamCity
10 21 (1.94%) CruiseControl
11 19 (1.75%) Eclipse
12 18 (1.66%) Git (software)
13 14 (1.29%) Mockito
14 11 (1.01%) Ant
15 10 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
16 8 (0.74%) PVCS
16 8 (0.74%) JDeveloper
17 7 (0.65%) Mercurial
General
1 366 (33.76%) Finance
2 244 (22.51%) Banking
3 131 (12.08%) Investment Banking
4 41 (3.78%) Retail
5 40 (3.69%) Financial Institution
5 40 (3.69%) Front Office
6 27 (2.49%) Telecoms
7 23 (2.12%) Back Office
8 22 (2.03%) Billing
9 19 (1.75%) Marketing
10 13 (1.20%) Games
11 10 (0.92%) Legal
12 8 (0.74%) Manufacturing
12 8 (0.74%) Retail Banking
13 7 (0.65%) Publishing
13 7 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
14 5 (0.46%) General Ledger
14 5 (0.46%) French Language
15 4 (0.37%) Advertising
16 3 (0.28%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 391 (36.07%) Developer
2 233 (21.49%) DBA
3 189 (17.44%) Oracle DBA
4 129 (11.90%) Analyst
5 109 (10.06%) Oracle Developer
6 105 (9.69%) Architect
7 81 (7.47%) Java Developer
8 66 (6.09%) Administrator
9 52 (4.80%) Consultant
10 47 (4.34%) Senior Developer
11 42 (3.87%) Support Analyst
11 42 (3.87%) Applications Support
12 30 (2.77%) Solutions Architect
12 30 (2.77%) Oracle Consultant
13 27 (2.49%) Applications Support Analyst
14 25 (2.31%) Oracle Architect
15 24 (2.21%) SQL DBA
16 23 (2.12%) SQL Developer
16 23 (2.12%) C# Developer
16 23 (2.12%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 139 (12.82%) XML
2 99 (9.13%) Web Services
3 97 (8.95%) Spring
4 96 (8.86%) .NET
5 75 (6.92%) JDBC
6 72 (6.64%) J2EE
7 71 (6.55%) Middleware
8 60 (5.54%) JMS
9 53 (4.89%) Oracle Fusion
10 49 (4.52%) WebCenter
11 45 (4.15%) SOAP
12 44 (4.06%) Spring MVC
13 41 (3.78%) REST
14 39 (3.60%) HTML
15 36 (3.32%) XSD
16 32 (2.95%) WSDL
17 31 (2.86%) Hibernate
18 27 (2.49%) XSLT
18 27 (2.49%) CSS
18 27 (2.49%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 102 (9.41%) Analytical Skills
2 51 (4.70%) Derivative
3 49 (4.52%) Credit Risk
4 47 (4.34%) Replication
5 42 (3.87%) Data Integration
6 38 (3.51%) Computer Science
7 36 (3.32%) Clustering
8 33 (3.04%) Market Risk
9 26 (2.40%) Management Information System
10 25 (2.31%) Credit Derivative
11 23 (2.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 23 (2.12%) Hedge funds
12 17 (1.57%) Fixed Income
13 16 (1.48%) Equities
13 16 (1.48%) Enterprise Software
14 14 (1.29%) User Experience
14 14 (1.29%) N-Tier
15 10 (0.92%) Mainframe
16 9 (0.83%) Enterprise Storage
17 8 (0.74%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 304 (28.04%) UNIX
2 282 (26.01%) Linux
3 155 (14.30%) Windows
4 77 (7.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 64 (5.90%) Solaris
6 25 (2.31%) AIX
7 18 (1.66%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (1.38%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (1.20%) Oracle Linux
10 12 (1.11%) VMS
11 8 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (0.55%) OpenVMS
12 6 (0.55%) SUSE
12 6 (0.55%) HPUX
13 3 (0.28%) Windows XP
13 3 (0.28%) Mac OS X
13 3 (0.28%) Android
13 3 (0.28%) CentOS
14 2 (0.18%) Windows 7
14 2 (0.18%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 170 (15.68%) Performance Tuning
2 163 (15.04%) Agile Software Development
3 152 (14.02%) Business Intelligence
4 138 (12.73%) ETL
5 101 (9.32%) SOA
6 99 (9.13%) Data Modelling
7 93 (8.58%) Migration
8 87 (8.03%) ITIL
9 68 (6.27%) Analytics
10 67 (6.18%) OO
11 59 (5.44%) Continuous Integration
12 56 (5.17%) Multithreading
12 56 (5.17%) MVC
12 56 (5.17%) Risk Management
12 56 (5.17%) TDD
13 53 (4.89%) Scrum
14 52 (4.80%) Unit Testing
15 48 (4.43%) Database Tuning
16 46 (4.24%) Data Analysis
16 46 (4.24%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 616 (56.83%) SQL
2 281 (25.92%) PL/SQL
3 269 (24.82%) Java
4 140 (12.92%) Shell Script
5 78 (7.20%) C#
6 63 (5.81%) JavaScript
7 55 (5.07%) Python
8 51 (4.70%) Perl
9 45 (4.15%) Bash Shell
10 44 (4.06%) C++
11 41 (3.78%) T-SQL
12 32 (2.95%) PowerShell
13 24 (2.21%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
14 21 (1.94%) Jython
14 21 (1.94%) VBScript
15 19 (1.75%) VB
16 16 (1.48%) Korn
17 15 (1.38%) C
18 14 (1.29%) XQuery
18 14 (1.29%) XPath
Qualifications
1 75 (6.92%) Degree
2 71 (6.55%) Security Cleared
3 39 (3.60%) SC Cleared
4 25 (2.31%) DV Cleared
5 16 (1.48%) Oracle Certification
6 14 (1.29%) ISTQB
7 12 (1.11%) OCP
8 11 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
9 10 (0.92%) ISEB
10 9 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
11 8 (0.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 6 (0.55%) MCITP
13 5 (0.46%) ISEB Practitioner
13 5 (0.46%) MCSA
14 3 (0.28%) Cisco Certification
14 3 (0.28%) PMP
14 3 (0.28%) PMI Certification
14 3 (0.28%) CCNA
15 2 (0.18%) OCA
15 2 (0.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (6.73%) QA
2 26 (2.40%) Data Quality
3 14 (1.29%) SLA
4 9 (0.83%) Basel III
5 5 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.092%) COBIT
6 1 (0.092%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.092%) GxP
6 1 (0.092%) COREP
6 1 (0.092%) FINREP
System Software
1 171 (15.77%) Oracle RAC
2 89 (8.21%) Oracle RMAN
3 35 (3.23%) Active Directory
4 31 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (0.74%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 7 (0.65%) RHEV
7 6 (0.55%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 5 (0.46%) NDS
9 4 (0.37%) VMware ESX
9 4 (0.37%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 3 (0.28%) PowerHA
10 3 (0.28%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 3 (0.28%) SRDF
11 2 (0.18%) vSphere
11 2 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.18%) XenApp
11 2 (0.18%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.18%) NFS
11 2 (0.18%) MetaFrame
11 2 (0.18%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 114 (10.52%) Data Guard
2 67 (6.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 29 (2.68%) Oracle Identity Management
4 21 (1.94%) Tivoli
5 18 (1.66%) Control-M
6 11 (1.01%) Puppet
7 10 (0.92%) Tivoli Monitoring
8 9 (0.83%) BMC PATROL
8 9 (0.83%) SCOM
9 8 (0.74%) BladeLogic
9 8 (0.74%) HP Quality Center
10 7 (0.65%) ITRS Geneos
10 7 (0.65%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 5 (0.46%) Oracle Statspack
12 4 (0.37%) HP Data Protector
12 4 (0.37%) EMC NetWorker
12 4 (0.37%) Norton AntiVirus
12 4 (0.37%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 3 (0.28%) Oracle Identity Manager
13 3 (0.28%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 1084 (100.00%) Oracle
2 104 (9.59%) Microsoft
3 80 (7.38%) Red Hat
4 43 (3.97%) VMware
5 41 (3.78%) Informatica
5 41 (3.78%) IBM
6 39 (3.60%) Sybase
6 39 (3.60%) Siebel
7 37 (3.41%) Remedy
8 33 (3.04%) Business Objects
9 30 (2.77%) BMC
10 27 (2.49%) Hyperion
10 27 (2.49%) FatWire
11 24 (2.21%) HP
12 22 (2.03%) Cognos
13 20 (1.85%) Cisco
13 20 (1.85%) JBoss
14 14 (1.29%) EMC
14 14 (1.29%) Veritas
14 14 (1.29%) Ab Initio
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Benedict Cole Limited
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £380.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Rate: £320 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Absolute Solution Limited
Rate: From £380 to £425 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £400 - £450 Per Annum possibly more for the right candidate
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £225 - £275 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
FPSG Connect
Rate: £230 - £260 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day - dependent on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £375 - £475 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 400-450 Per Day
Posted: 9 days ago
London
BPXNet
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £485 - £500 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £550 - £650 per day + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago