The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Database skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West 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 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 66 69 59
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -10
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 77 67 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 2.37% 2.38% 2.83%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.53% 11.04% 12.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 34 46
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£350 £325 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £256 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Average hourly rate £67.00 - £13.88
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -6.66%
Oracle Database
England

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 North West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
731 607 685
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 22.53% 21.58% 22.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 458 317 372
Average daily rate £350 £310 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 24 31
Average hourly rate £67.00 £23.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+191.30% +31.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.75 £30.75 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+6.50% +1.65%

Oracle Database
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Oracle Database Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Oracle Database
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Oracle Database Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Oracle Database
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle Database across the North West region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Oracle Database Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Oracle Database
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Oracle Database Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Oracle Database
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. 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
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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
Manchester +8 31 £300 -10.44% 8
Lancashire -2 19 £439 +40.40%
Cheshire -11 12 £420 +29.23% 3
Merseyside -6 6 £338 +18.42% 4
Cumbria - 2 - -
Oracle Database
England

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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.

1 139 (100.00%) Oracle
2 83 (59.71%) SQL
3 52 (37.41%) Oracle Database 11g
4 46 (33.09%) PL/SQL
5 40 (28.78%) Web Services
6 36 (25.90%) SQL Server
7 31 (22.30%) Oracle Database 10g
8 30 (21.58%) Linux
9 29 (20.86%) Java
10 28 (20.14%) XML
11 27 (19.42%) Data Modelling
11 27 (19.42%) Migration
11 27 (19.42%) Analytical Skills
12 24 (17.27%) Finance
13 23 (16.55%) Business Intelligence
14 21 (15.11%) Informatica
14 21 (15.11%) OO
14 21 (15.11%) Subversion
14 21 (15.11%) jQuery
14 21 (15.11%) Dimensional Modelling
15 20 (14.39%) ETL
15 20 (14.39%) Microsoft
16 19 (13.67%) ERwin
16 19 (13.67%) UNIX
16 19 (13.67%) Data Warehouse
17 18 (12.95%) Red Hat
17 18 (12.95%) Relational Database
18 17 (12.23%) HP
18 17 (12.23%) JavaScript
18 17 (12.23%) PHP

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 16 (11.51%) WebLogic
2 8 (5.76%) Apache
2 8 (5.76%) Tomcat
2 8 (5.76%) SAS
3 7 (5.04%) WebLogic Integration
3 7 (5.04%) JBoss
4 6 (4.32%) IIS
5 5 (3.60%) Oracle Service Bus
5 5 (3.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 4 (2.88%) AquaLogic
7 3 (2.16%) Documentum
8 2 (1.44%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.44%) WebSphere
8 2 (1.44%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.72%) Lync
9 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.72%) TIBCO EMS
9 1 (0.72%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (0.72%) Oracle 9iAS
9 1 (0.72%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 11 (7.91%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.44%) MS Project
2 2 (1.44%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.72%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 13 (9.35%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (6.47%) Oracle EBS R12
3 7 (5.04%) Oracle Applications
3 7 (5.04%) Oracle 11i
4 6 (4.32%) Oracle General Ledger
5 5 (3.60%) Oracle Payables
5 5 (3.60%) Oracle Receivables
5 5 (3.60%) Oracle Assets
6 2 (1.44%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (1.44%) SAP ERP
6 2 (1.44%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.72%) Summit
7 1 (0.72%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.72%) BusinessWorks
7 1 (0.72%) SAP R/3
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.04%) FTP
2 3 (2.16%) SAN
2 3 (2.16%) Firewall
2 3 (2.16%) NAS
2 3 (2.16%) DHCP
3 2 (1.44%) HTTP
4 1 (0.72%) Intranet
4 1 (0.72%) NetScaler
4 1 (0.72%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.72%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (37.41%) Oracle Database 11g
2 36 (25.90%) SQL Server
3 31 (22.30%) Oracle Database 10g
4 19 (13.67%) Data Warehouse
5 18 (12.95%) Relational Database
6 14 (10.07%) PowerCenter
6 14 (10.07%) SQL Server 2008
7 13 (9.35%) MS Access
8 11 (7.91%) RDBMS
9 9 (6.47%) Oracle Reports
10 6 (4.32%) Base SAS
10 6 (4.32%) Oracle ODI
10 6 (4.32%) JasperReports
11 4 (2.88%) BODI
11 4 (2.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (2.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (2.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (2.16%) Oracle Database 12c
12 3 (2.16%) Oracle BI EE
13 2 (1.44%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 21 (15.11%) Subversion
2 19 (13.67%) ERwin
3 16 (11.51%) Git (software)
4 9 (6.47%) Rational Rose
5 8 (5.76%) Toad
6 7 (5.04%) Eclipse
7 6 (4.32%) NetBeans
7 6 (4.32%) Oracle Forms
8 5 (3.60%) Oracle APEX
9 2 (1.44%) LoadRunner
9 2 (1.44%) Ant
9 2 (1.44%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.72%) Maven
10 1 (0.72%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.72%) MSTest
10 1 (0.72%) Gerrit
General
1 24 (17.27%) Finance
2 6 (4.32%) Advertising
2 6 (4.32%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.60%) Banking
3 5 (3.60%) General Ledger
4 4 (2.88%) Back Office
5 3 (2.16%) Retail
6 2 (1.44%) German Language
7 1 (0.72%) Front Office
7 1 (0.72%) Legal
Job Titles
1 73 (52.52%) Developer
2 16 (11.51%) PHP Developer
3 15 (10.79%) Java Developer
3 15 (10.79%) Oracle Developer
4 11 (7.91%) Consultant
5 9 (6.47%) DBA
6 8 (5.76%) Tester
6 8 (5.76%) Oracle DBA
7 7 (5.04%) Analyst
8 5 (3.60%) Architect
8 5 (3.60%) Programmer
8 5 (3.60%) SAS Developer
8 5 (3.60%) Non-Functional Tester
9 4 (2.88%) Project Manager
10 3 (2.16%) Test Analyst
10 3 (2.16%) Software Developer
10 3 (2.16%) VB Developer
10 3 (2.16%) SQL Developer
10 3 (2.16%) SQL DBA
10 3 (2.16%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (28.78%) Web Services
2 28 (20.14%) XML
3 21 (15.11%) jQuery
4 17 (12.23%) LAMP
5 16 (11.51%) XSD
5 16 (11.51%) XSLT
6 15 (10.79%) Middleware
6 15 (10.79%) RabbitMQ
7 14 (10.07%) Spring
8 13 (9.35%) Java EE
9 11 (7.91%) JSF
9 11 (7.91%) HTML
10 7 (5.04%) J2EE
10 7 (5.04%) JMS
10 7 (5.04%) JPA
11 6 (4.32%) JDBC
11 6 (4.32%) Swing
11 6 (4.32%) EJB
11 6 (4.32%) Java SE
11 6 (4.32%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 27 (19.42%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (9.35%) Derivative
3 11 (7.91%) Data Integration
4 10 (7.19%) Open Source
5 8 (5.76%) Data Extraction
6 7 (5.04%) N-Tier
7 6 (4.32%) Computer Science
7 6 (4.32%) Algorithms
8 3 (2.16%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (2.16%) Mainframe
8 3 (2.16%) Replication
9 2 (1.44%) PMI
9 2 (1.44%) Statistics
9 2 (1.44%) User Experience
9 2 (1.44%) HP Superdome
10 1 (0.72%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.72%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 30 (21.58%) Linux
2 19 (13.67%) UNIX
3 14 (10.07%) Windows
4 13 (9.35%) Solaris
5 12 (8.63%) HPUX
6 8 (5.76%) SUSE
6 8 (5.76%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (4.32%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (2.16%) AIX
8 3 (2.16%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (19.42%) Data Modelling
1 27 (19.42%) Migration
2 23 (16.55%) Business Intelligence
3 21 (15.11%) OO
3 21 (15.11%) Dimensional Modelling
4 20 (14.39%) ETL
5 16 (11.51%) Data Architecture
6 14 (10.07%) SOA
7 13 (9.35%) Business Analysis
8 11 (7.91%) EAI
8 11 (7.91%) Data Migration
9 9 (6.47%) Performance Testing
9 9 (6.47%) Data Mapping
9 9 (6.47%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (5.76%) Data Cleansing
10 8 (5.76%) Statistical Analysis
11 7 (5.04%) Release Management
11 7 (5.04%) Test Scripting
11 7 (5.04%) Security Testing
11 7 (5.04%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 83 (59.71%) SQL
2 46 (33.09%) PL/SQL
3 29 (20.86%) Java
4 17 (12.23%) JavaScript
4 17 (12.23%) PHP
5 14 (10.07%) Shell Script
6 12 (8.63%) VB
7 10 (7.19%) VBA
8 7 (5.04%) FoxPro (VFP)
9 5 (3.60%) XQuery
10 4 (2.88%) VB6
10 4 (2.88%) T-SQL
10 4 (2.88%) VBScript
10 4 (2.88%) C#
11 2 (1.44%) C
12 1 (0.72%) Perl
12 1 (0.72%) Python
12 1 (0.72%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 14 (10.07%) Security Cleared
2 11 (7.91%) SC Cleared
3 8 (5.76%) ISEB
3 8 (5.76%) ISTQB
4 7 (5.04%) ISEB Practitioner
4 7 (5.04%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 6 (4.32%) Degree
6 2 (1.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.44%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.44%) ISO 9001
1 2 (1.44%) SLA
2 1 (0.72%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 7 (5.04%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (4.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.16%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.44%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 2 (1.44%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.72%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (7.19%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (5.04%) Data Guard
3 2 (1.44%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.72%) SCCM
4 1 (0.72%) SCOM
4 1 (0.72%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.72%) OpenView
4 1 (0.72%) SCSM
Vendors
1 139 (100.00%) Oracle
2 21 (15.11%) Informatica
3 20 (14.39%) Microsoft
4 18 (12.95%) Red Hat
5 17 (12.23%) HP
6 14 (10.07%) CA
7 13 (9.35%) TIBCO
8 11 (7.91%) Business Objects
9 8 (5.76%) SAP
9 8 (5.76%) IBM
10 7 (5.04%) VMware
11 6 (4.32%) Sage
12 4 (2.88%) BEA
12 4 (2.88%) Cisco
13 3 (2.16%) Compuware
13 3 (2.16%) NetApp
13 3 (2.16%) F5
14 2 (1.44%) Tableau
14 2 (1.44%) Siebel
15 1 (0.72%) BMC
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