The first table below looks at the demand for Oracle Database 10g skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Database 10g over the 3 months to 17 April 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 Merseyside 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database 10g
Rank - 24 34
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 10g 0 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside - 2.51% 1.47%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 8.20% 6.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 4
Average daily rate - £425 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +29.77%
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £375 £349
% change year-on-year
-1.80% +7.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £25.25 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+78.21% -43.88%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
50 61 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 26.18% 30.65% 21.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 28 27
Average daily rate £300 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £110 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £438 £333
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 5
Average hourly rate £175.00 £14.79 £21.86
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1083.43% -32.35%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
Oracle Database 10g
North West

Oracle Database 10g
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Database 10g across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Oracle Database 10g Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Oracle Database 10g
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Oracle Database 10g across the Merseyside region.

Oracle Database 10g Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

Oracle Database 10g
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Database 10g across the Merseyside region.

Oracle Database 10g Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

Oracle Database 10g
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside region citing Oracle Database 10g 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 10g.

1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Database Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Database Security
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Toad
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle RAC

Oracle Database 10g
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside region citing Oracle Database 10g 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 10g. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Toad
General
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) DBA
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle DBA
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Developer
1 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL Developer
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Security Management
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Database Tuning
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Database Security
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle