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 24 April 2015 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 59 45 41
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -4
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 40 43 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 2.43% 3.09% 3.79%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.12% 15.41% 15.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 20 12
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£363 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £248 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £464 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £37.49 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.50 £38.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+17.43% +19.21%
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
330 279 244
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 20.01% 20.03% 25.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 160 114
Average daily rate £350 £350 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 8
Average hourly rate £16.75 £29.93 £40.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.04% -26.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £11.48 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £64.00 £190.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +25.00%

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 24 April 2015.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 79 (100.00%) Oracle
2 34 (43.04%) Windows
3 33 (41.77%) SQL
4 27 (34.18%) Microsoft
5 25 (31.65%) Linux
6 21 (26.58%) SQL Server
7 20 (25.32%) Red Hat
8 19 (24.05%) Oracle Database 10g
9 17 (21.52%) Citrix
9 17 (21.52%) Java
9 17 (21.52%) Oracle Database 11g
9 17 (21.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 16 (20.25%) Migration
10 16 (20.25%) VMware
10 16 (20.25%) Web Services
11 15 (18.99%) Internet
11 15 (18.99%) PL/SQL
12 14 (17.72%) XML
12 14 (17.72%) Configuration Management
12 14 (17.72%) Retail
13 13 (16.46%) Agile Software Development
13 13 (16.46%) VMware Infrastructure
13 13 (16.46%) OO
13 13 (16.46%) JMS
14 12 (15.19%) Eclipse
14 12 (15.19%) EMC
14 12 (15.19%) Clustering
14 12 (15.19%) Hyper-V
15 11 (13.92%) Analytical Skills
15 11 (13.92%) HP

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 11 (13.92%) WebLogic
2 10 (12.66%) IIS
3 7 (8.86%) Confluence
3 7 (8.86%) Tomcat
4 4 (5.06%) IBM Notes
5 3 (3.80%) MS Exchange
6 2 (2.53%) Oracle BPEL
6 2 (2.53%) WebLogic Integration
6 2 (2.53%) SAS
6 2 (2.53%) JBoss
6 2 (2.53%) Apache
6 2 (2.53%) JCAPS
6 2 (2.53%) Oracle Service Bus
6 2 (2.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 7 (8.86%) MS Office
2 3 (3.80%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (5.06%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (5.06%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
1 4 (5.06%) Oracle Financials
1 4 (5.06%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (3.80%) Oracle Retail
2 3 (3.80%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (2.53%) Oracle 11i
3 2 (2.53%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (2.53%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (1.27%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (1.27%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (1.27%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (1.27%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (1.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (18.99%) Internet
2 10 (12.66%) WAN
3 8 (10.13%) AMQP
4 7 (8.86%) Fibre Channel
4 7 (8.86%) NAS
4 7 (8.86%) Firewall
4 7 (8.86%) Wireless
4 7 (8.86%) VPLS
4 7 (8.86%) iSCSI
4 7 (8.86%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (8.86%) DMZ
4 7 (8.86%) SAN
4 7 (8.86%) EIGRP
4 7 (8.86%) BGP
4 7 (8.86%) MPLS
4 7 (8.86%) OSPF
5 5 (6.33%) HTTP
6 4 (5.06%) IP Telephony
6 4 (5.06%) TCP/IP
7 3 (3.80%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (26.58%) SQL Server
2 19 (24.05%) Oracle Database 10g
3 17 (21.52%) Oracle Database 11g
4 9 (11.39%) Oracle Reports
5 8 (10.13%) Oracle Discoverer
5 8 (10.13%) Hadoop
5 8 (10.13%) NoSQL
6 7 (8.86%) Relational Database
6 7 (8.86%) Big Data
6 7 (8.86%) MongoDB
6 7 (8.86%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (7.59%) RDBMS
7 6 (7.59%) Oracle9i Database
8 5 (6.33%) SQLPlus
8 5 (6.33%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (5.06%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (5.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (5.06%) Oracle ODI
10 3 (3.80%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 3 (3.80%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 12 (15.19%) Eclipse
2 10 (12.66%) Subversion
3 8 (10.13%) Oracle Forms
3 8 (10.13%) JIRA
4 7 (8.86%) Gradle
4 7 (8.86%) Cucumber
4 7 (8.86%) Mercurial
4 7 (8.86%) Oracle APEX
4 7 (8.86%) Ant
4 7 (8.86%) JUnit
4 7 (8.86%) Toad
5 6 (7.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 5 (6.33%) Jenkins
6 5 (6.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (6.33%) Visual Studio
6 5 (6.33%) Maven
7 3 (3.80%) Git (software)
8 2 (2.53%) MSI
8 2 (2.53%) MSTest
9 1 (1.27%) WiX
General
1 14 (17.72%) Retail
2 10 (12.66%) Finance
3 4 (5.06%) Back Office
4 3 (3.80%) Local Government
5 2 (2.53%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.53%) Billing
6 1 (1.27%) Banking
6 1 (1.27%) General Ledger
6 1 (1.27%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 31 (39.24%) Developer
2 16 (20.25%) DBA
3 14 (17.72%) Oracle DBA
4 13 (16.46%) Architect
5 12 (15.19%) Java Developer
6 9 (11.39%) Oracle Developer
6 9 (11.39%) Analyst
7 6 (7.59%) Technical Architect
8 5 (6.33%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (6.33%) Support Analyst
9 4 (5.06%) Administrator
9 4 (5.06%) SQL DBA
9 4 (5.06%) Systems Integrator
10 3 (3.80%) Test Analyst
10 3 (3.80%) Systems Developer
10 3 (3.80%) Infrastructure Architect
10 3 (3.80%) PHP Developer
10 3 (3.80%) 2nd Line Support
11 2 (2.53%) Oracle Consultant
11 2 (2.53%) SAS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (20.25%) Web Services
2 14 (17.72%) XML
3 13 (16.46%) JMS
4 9 (11.39%) EJB
5 7 (8.86%) JSON
5 7 (8.86%) Java EE
6 5 (6.33%) J2SE
6 5 (6.33%) Servlets
6 5 (6.33%) .NET
6 5 (6.33%) J2EE
6 5 (6.33%) Middleware
6 5 (6.33%) Grails
7 4 (5.06%) jQuery
7 4 (5.06%) XSLT
7 4 (5.06%) Oracle Fusion
8 3 (3.80%) RabbitMQ
8 3 (3.80%) Entity Framework
8 3 (3.80%) XSD
8 3 (3.80%) ASP.NET
8 3 (3.80%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.19%) Clustering
2 11 (13.92%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (12.66%) Open Source
4 8 (10.13%) Replication
5 7 (8.86%) Celerra
6 5 (6.33%) Blackberry
7 3 (3.80%) Derivative
8 2 (2.53%) AS400
8 2 (2.53%) Life Science
8 2 (2.53%) Mainframe
8 2 (2.53%) N-Tier
8 2 (2.53%) Algorithms
8 2 (2.53%) User Experience
9 1 (1.27%) Performance Metrics
9 1 (1.27%) Mobile Computing
9 1 (1.27%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 34 (43.04%) Windows
2 25 (31.65%) Linux
3 17 (21.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (13.92%) UNIX
4 11 (13.92%) Solaris
5 5 (6.33%) Apple iOS
5 5 (6.33%) HPUX
6 4 (5.06%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (5.06%) VMS
7 3 (3.80%) Windows 7
7 3 (3.80%) Windows XP
7 3 (3.80%) AIX
8 2 (2.53%) SUSE
8 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.27%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (20.25%) Migration
2 14 (17.72%) Configuration Management
3 13 (16.46%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (16.46%) OO
4 10 (12.66%) Scrum
5 9 (11.39%) User Acceptance Testing
5 9 (11.39%) Test Scripting
6 8 (10.13%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (10.13%) Unit Testing
6 8 (10.13%) TDD
6 8 (10.13%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (8.86%) MapReduce
7 7 (8.86%) User Stories
7 7 (8.86%) Software Delivery
7 7 (8.86%) Business Continuity
7 7 (8.86%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (8.86%) Software Engineering
7 7 (8.86%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (7.59%) ITIL
8 6 (7.59%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 33 (41.77%) SQL
2 17 (21.52%) Java
3 15 (18.99%) PL/SQL
4 5 (6.33%) VBA
4 5 (6.33%) JavaScript
5 4 (5.06%) C#
5 4 (5.06%) PowerShell
6 3 (3.80%) PHP
7 2 (2.53%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.53%) VB
7 2 (2.53%) FoxPro (VFP)
8 1 (1.27%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (11.39%) Security Cleared
2 8 (10.13%) DV Cleared
3 5 (6.33%) Oracle Certification
4 4 (5.06%) ISEB
5 2 (2.53%) ISEB Practitioner
5 2 (2.53%) ISTQB
5 2 (2.53%) PMP
5 2 (2.53%) PMI Certification
5 2 (2.53%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (1.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.27%) MCPD
6 1 (1.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.86%) QA
System Software
1 13 (16.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (15.19%) Hyper-V
3 8 (10.13%) Active Directory
4 7 (8.86%) XenApp
4 7 (8.86%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 7 (8.86%) VMware ESX
4 7 (8.86%) Terminal Services
5 5 (6.33%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (5.06%) Xen
6 4 (5.06%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (8.86%) Vagrant
1 7 (8.86%) Puppet
2 5 (6.33%) Data Guard
2 5 (6.33%) SCCM
2 5 (6.33%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (3.80%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (3.80%) HP Data Protector
3 3 (3.80%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (2.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (2.53%) Oracle Identity Management
5 1 (1.27%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 79 (100.00%) Oracle
2 27 (34.18%) Microsoft
3 20 (25.32%) Red Hat
4 17 (21.52%) Citrix
5 16 (20.25%) VMware
6 12 (15.19%) EMC
7 11 (13.92%) HP
8 8 (10.13%) Atlassian
9 7 (8.86%) SolarWinds
9 7 (8.86%) Cisco
9 7 (8.86%) Nortel
9 7 (8.86%) CheckPoint
10 5 (6.33%) SAP
10 5 (6.33%) Apple
11 4 (5.06%) Lotus
12 3 (3.80%) Business Objects
12 3 (3.80%) Avaya
12 3 (3.80%) Informatica
13 2 (2.53%) Symantec
13 2 (2.53%) TIBCO