The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Database skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands 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 August 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 23 20 23
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 1 10 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 0.55% 4.61% 4.59%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.55% 20.41% 18.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate
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- £350 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £36.50 £27.25
% change year-on-year
-17.80% +33.94%
Oracle Database
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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 Midlands region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
22 49 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 12.09% 22.58% 25.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 23 20
Average daily rate £350 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £300 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £500 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.75 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-7.31% +6.03%

Oracle Database
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Oracle Database Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Oracle Database
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Oracle Database Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

Oracle Database
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Oracle Database Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

Oracle Database
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (71.43%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (28.57%) ETL
4 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) Tableau
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (14.29%) Data Guard
5 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
5 1 (14.29%) Data Extraction
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle9i Database

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle9i Database
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) DBA
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Data Extraction
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (28.57%) ETL
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
3 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) Tableau