The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Database skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Database over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 70 46 40
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -6
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 36 44 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.96% 3.15% 3.88%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.89% 13.92% 16.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 35 26
Average daily rate £285 £348 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.98% +15.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £225 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £490 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £47.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-17.89% +48.43%
Oracle Database
North West

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 Manchester region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
405 316 262
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 22.05% 22.60% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 215 160
Average daily rate £375 £350 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 7
Average hourly rate £17.00 £25.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.00% -24.24%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £32.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-10.76% +16.07%

Oracle Database
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Oracle Database Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Oracle Database
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Oracle Database Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Oracle Database
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle Database across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Oracle Database Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Oracle Database
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Oracle Database Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Oracle Database
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Cheadle - 1 £400 -
Oracle Database
North West

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 77 (100.00%) Oracle
2 39 (50.65%) SQL
3 29 (37.66%) SQL Server
3 29 (37.66%) Oracle Database 11g
4 21 (27.27%) Windows
5 20 (25.97%) Migration
5 20 (25.97%) Finance
6 17 (22.08%) Microsoft
7 16 (20.78%) ETL
7 16 (20.78%) Team Foundation Server
8 15 (19.48%) Security Cleared
8 15 (19.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 14 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (18.18%) Oracle Database 10g
10 13 (16.88%) Toad
10 13 (16.88%) User Acceptance Testing
10 13 (16.88%) SC Cleared
11 12 (15.58%) PowerShell
11 12 (15.58%) QA
11 12 (15.58%) Dynamics AX
11 12 (15.58%) Oracle ODI
12 11 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
12 11 (14.29%) Data Modelling
12 11 (14.29%) ITIL
12 11 (14.29%) Linux
12 11 (14.29%) Java
12 11 (14.29%) Test Management
12 11 (14.29%) Waterfall
13 10 (12.99%) Windows Server 2012
13 10 (12.99%) Oracle BI EE

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 6 (7.79%) WebSphere
2 5 (6.49%) IIS
2 5 (6.49%) WebLogic
3 3 (3.90%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.60%) Oracle BPEL
4 2 (2.60%) Oracle Service Bus
4 2 (2.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (2.60%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (2.60%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.30%) JBoss
5 1 (1.30%) JCAPS
5 1 (1.30%) LiveLink
Applications
1 3 (3.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (15.58%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (9.09%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (6.49%) Oracle 11i
3 5 (6.49%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (2.60%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (1.30%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (1.30%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (1.30%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
5 1 (1.30%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.90%) HTTP
1 3 (3.90%) LAN
1 3 (3.90%) LDAP
1 3 (3.90%) NetScaler
1 3 (3.90%) SAN
1 3 (3.90%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (37.66%) Oracle Database 11g
1 29 (37.66%) SQL Server
2 14 (18.18%) Oracle Database 10g
3 12 (15.58%) Oracle ODI
4 11 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
5 10 (12.99%) Oracle BI EE
6 7 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (6.49%) Star Schema
8 4 (5.19%) Oracle9i Database
8 4 (5.19%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (5.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (5.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (2.60%) Big Data
9 2 (2.60%) Hadoop
9 2 (2.60%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 2 (2.60%) Oracle Exadata
9 2 (2.60%) RDBMS
9 2 (2.60%) Relational Database
9 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 16 (20.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (19.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 13 (16.88%) Toad
4 8 (10.39%) Visual Studio
5 5 (6.49%) MSI
5 5 (6.49%) WiX
6 4 (5.19%) Eclipse
6 4 (5.19%) Maven
7 3 (3.90%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (3.90%) Subversion
8 2 (2.60%) Ant
9 1 (1.30%) Cucumber
9 1 (1.30%) Git (software)
9 1 (1.30%) Gradle
9 1 (1.30%) Jenkins
9 1 (1.30%) NetBeans
9 1 (1.30%) SpecFlow
General
1 20 (25.97%) Finance
2 10 (12.99%) Retail
3 1 (1.30%) Billing
3 1 (1.30%) Electronics
3 1 (1.30%) Legal
3 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (23.38%) Analyst
2 17 (22.08%) Developer
3 13 (16.88%) DBA
3 13 (16.88%) Oracle DBA
4 12 (15.58%) Test Analyst
5 10 (12.99%) Oracle Developer
6 9 (11.69%) Architect
6 9 (11.69%) SQL Analyst
7 8 (10.39%) Tester
8 6 (7.79%) Data Analyst
8 6 (7.79%) Data Migration Analyst
8 6 (7.79%) Migration Analyst
8 6 (7.79%) Support Analyst
9 5 (6.49%) Applications Support
9 5 (6.49%) Consultant
9 5 (6.49%) Java Developer
10 4 (5.19%) Administrator
10 4 (5.19%) Applications Support Analyst
10 4 (5.19%) QA Tester
10 4 (5.19%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.99%) .NET
2 9 (11.69%) Middleware
3 8 (10.39%) Software Packaging
4 7 (9.09%) XML
5 5 (6.49%) JMS
6 4 (5.19%) Oracle Fusion
7 3 (3.90%) DOM
7 3 (3.90%) EJB
7 3 (3.90%) J2EE
7 3 (3.90%) J2SE
7 3 (3.90%) Java EE
7 3 (3.90%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 3 (3.90%) SAX
7 3 (3.90%) Servlets
7 3 (3.90%) Web Services
7 3 (3.90%) WebSphere MQ
7 3 (3.90%) XML Schema
7 3 (3.90%) XSLT
8 2 (2.60%) JSON
8 2 (2.60%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.79%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (7.79%) Data Extraction
2 5 (6.49%) Mainframe
3 3 (3.90%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.60%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.60%) Data Integration
4 2 (2.60%) Oracle Exalytics
4 2 (2.60%) VSAM
5 1 (1.30%) Clustering
5 1 (1.30%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.30%) DataPower
5 1 (1.30%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.30%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 21 (27.27%) Windows
2 11 (14.29%) Linux
3 10 (12.99%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (7.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (7.79%) Unix
5 4 (5.19%) AIX
6 3 (3.90%) HPUX
6 3 (3.90%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.30%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (25.97%) Migration
2 16 (20.78%) ETL
3 14 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (16.88%) User Acceptance Testing
5 11 (14.29%) Data Modelling
5 11 (14.29%) ITIL
5 11 (14.29%) Test Management
5 11 (14.29%) Waterfall
6 10 (12.99%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (12.99%) Software Testing
7 9 (11.69%) Analytics
7 9 (11.69%) Data Migration
7 9 (11.69%) Kalman Filter
8 8 (10.39%) ERP
9 7 (9.09%) High Availability
10 6 (7.79%) Automation Testing
10 6 (7.79%) Data Cleansing
10 6 (7.79%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (7.79%) Validation
11 5 (6.49%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 39 (50.65%) SQL
2 12 (15.58%) PowerShell
3 11 (14.29%) Java
4 8 (10.39%) PL/SQL
5 7 (9.09%) T-SQL
6 3 (3.90%) C#
6 3 (3.90%) XPath
7 1 (1.30%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.30%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.30%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 15 (19.48%) Security Cleared
2 13 (16.88%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.60%) BC Cleared
3 2 (2.60%) CTC Cleared
3 2 (2.60%) ISEB
3 2 (2.60%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.30%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.30%) Degree
4 1 (1.30%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (1.30%) MCP
4 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (15.58%) QA
System Software
1 9 (11.69%) Active Directory
2 8 (10.39%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (3.90%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (1.30%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (6.49%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (5.19%) Data Guard
3 3 (3.90%) NetBackup
4 2 (2.60%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 77 (100.00%) Oracle
2 17 (22.08%) Microsoft
3 10 (12.99%) Informatica
4 7 (9.09%) IBM
5 6 (7.79%) Red Hat
6 4 (5.19%) 3PAR
6 4 (5.19%) Citrix
6 4 (5.19%) HP
7 3 (3.90%) Cisco
7 3 (3.90%) NetApp
7 3 (3.90%) VMware
8 2 (2.60%) CA
8 2 (2.60%) Teradata
9 1 (1.30%) EMC
9 1 (1.30%) OpenText
9 1 (1.30%) Perforce
9 1 (1.30%) SmartStream