The first table below looks at the demand for Oracle Database skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex 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 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 Middlesex 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 27 23 26
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 3 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.23% 1.97% 2.27%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.04% 14.29% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 4
Average daily rate £503 £393 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.02% +4.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £358 £367
% change year-on-year
+4.89% -2.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £32.50 £33.25
% change year-on-year
+19.21% -2.25%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
23 28 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 9.43% 13.79% 15.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 17 18
Average daily rate £310 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.05% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £300 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £29.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
Oracle Database
South East

Oracle Database
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Oracle Database Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Oracle Database
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Oracle Database Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Oracle Database
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Oracle Database Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 5 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) SAP
3 2 (40.00%) HACMP
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) EMC
3 2 (40.00%) NetApp
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) AIX
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (40.00%) Clustering
3 2 (40.00%) SAP Basis
3 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (40.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (40.00%) Release Management
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) High Availability
3 2 (40.00%) PowerHA
3 2 (40.00%) SAP HANA
3 2 (40.00%) Capacity Management
3 2 (40.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (20.00%) sed
4 1 (20.00%) Open Source
4 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 1 (20.00%) NetWeaver
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SAP HANA
General
1 2 (40.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Leader
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Basis Architect
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) HACMP
1 2 (40.00%) Clustering
2 1 (20.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) AIX
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (40.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 2 (40.00%) Release Management
1 2 (40.00%) High Availability
1 2 (40.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) ETL
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) ABAP
2 1 (20.00%) AWK
2 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (20.00%) sed
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (40.00%) PowerHA
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) SAP
3 2 (40.00%) EMC
3 2 (40.00%) NetApp
3 2 (40.00%) VMware