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 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 71 64 72
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +8
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 103 109 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 2.56% 2.79% 2.29%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.84% 11.73% 10.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 56 37
Average daily rate £349 £450 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.50% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £284 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £555 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 4 3
Average hourly rate £43.00 £46.05 £37.49
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.61% +22.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.50 £42.38 £38.75
% change year-on-year
-2.06% +9.36%
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
802 929 663
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 19.94% 23.74% 21.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 510 560 377
Average daily rate £375 £400 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £613 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 18 23
Average hourly rate £33.75 £35.00 £37.49
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -6.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £14.50 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.10 £46.09 £136.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%

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 30 April 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle Database across the North West region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Oracle Database Hourly Rate Histogram 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 30 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -17 30 £356 -10.93% 6
Lancashire +10 29 £300 -45.45%
Cheshire -10 20 £406 -9.72% 1
Merseyside 0 12 £368 -8.00% 1
Cumbria - 4 - -
Oracle Database
England

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

1 166 (100.00%) Oracle
2 78 (46.99%) SQL
3 58 (34.94%) Java
4 52 (31.33%) Oracle Database 11g
5 44 (26.51%) XML
6 43 (25.90%) PL/SQL
7 38 (22.89%) Windows
7 38 (22.89%) Oracle Database 10g
8 34 (20.48%) Linux
9 30 (18.07%) SQL Server
9 30 (18.07%) Relational Database
10 29 (17.47%) RDBMS
11 28 (16.87%) Finance
12 26 (15.66%) IBM
13 24 (14.46%) Web Services
13 24 (14.46%) Security Cleared
14 23 (13.86%) Migration
14 23 (13.86%) .NET
15 22 (13.25%) Shell Script
15 22 (13.25%) Agile Software Development
16 21 (12.65%) SC Cleared
17 19 (11.45%) Visual Studio
17 19 (11.45%) Oracle EBS
18 18 (10.84%) Team Foundation Server
18 18 (10.84%) Oracle Database 12c
19 17 (10.24%) Clustering
19 17 (10.24%) JavaScript
19 17 (10.24%) Unix
19 17 (10.24%) Microsoft
19 17 (10.24%) SOA

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 15 (9.04%) Tuxedo
2 13 (7.83%) WebLogic
2 13 (7.83%) WebSphere
3 11 (6.63%) JBoss
4 10 (6.02%) Oracle Service Bus
5 9 (5.42%) ATG Dynamo
6 7 (4.22%) IIS
7 6 (3.61%) Oracle Workflow
7 6 (3.61%) WebSphere Application Server
8 4 (2.41%) Oracle Application Server
8 4 (2.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 4 (2.41%) Tomcat
9 3 (1.81%) Apache
10 2 (1.20%) Liferay
11 1 (0.60%) JCAPS
11 1 (0.60%) Oracle BPEL
11 1 (0.60%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 4 (2.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.60%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 19 (11.45%) Oracle EBS
2 16 (9.64%) Oracle EBS R12
3 10 (6.02%) Oracle Applications
4 9 (5.42%) Dynamics AX
5 7 (4.22%) Oracle 11i
6 5 (3.01%) Oracle Payables
7 4 (2.41%) Oracle Cash Management
7 4 (2.41%) Oracle iProcurement
7 4 (2.41%) Oracle Receivables
8 2 (1.20%) Oracle Internet Expenses
9 1 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
9 1 (0.60%) Oracle Assets
9 1 (0.60%) Oracle ERP
9 1 (0.60%) Oracle Payroll
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.61%) SAN
2 3 (1.81%) DNS
2 3 (1.81%) HTTP
3 2 (1.20%) DMZ
3 2 (1.20%) LAN
3 2 (1.20%) NetScaler
3 2 (1.20%) VLAN
3 2 (1.20%) WAN
4 1 (0.60%) Firewall
4 1 (0.60%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (31.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 38 (22.89%) Oracle Database 10g
3 30 (18.07%) Relational Database
3 30 (18.07%) SQL Server
4 29 (17.47%) RDBMS
5 18 (10.84%) Oracle Database 12c
6 16 (9.64%) Oracle Reports
7 11 (6.63%) Oracle BI EE
8 9 (5.42%) Oracle Discoverer
9 6 (3.61%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (3.61%) Oracle ODI
9 6 (3.61%) Oracle9i Database
9 6 (3.61%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (3.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (2.41%) DB2
11 4 (2.41%) InterSystems Cache
11 4 (2.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (1.20%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 2 (1.20%) Oracle8/8i Database
12 2 (1.20%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 19 (11.45%) Visual Studio
2 18 (10.84%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (8.43%) Maven
3 14 (8.43%) Oracle Forms
4 12 (7.23%) Ant
5 10 (6.02%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 10 (6.02%) Subversion
6 9 (5.42%) Rational DOORS
7 8 (4.82%) JIRA
7 8 (4.82%) Toad
8 7 (4.22%) ClearCase
9 6 (3.61%) Jenkins
9 6 (3.61%) JUnit
10 5 (3.01%) Eclipse
10 5 (3.01%) MSI
10 5 (3.01%) Selenium
10 5 (3.01%) WiX
11 3 (1.81%) Git (software)
11 3 (1.81%) Rational Robot
12 2 (1.20%) TestNG
General
1 28 (16.87%) Finance
2 7 (4.22%) Retail
3 4 (2.41%) Banking
4 3 (1.81%) Local Government
4 3 (1.81%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.20%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.20%) Military
6 1 (0.60%) Advertising
6 1 (0.60%) Electronics
6 1 (0.60%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.60%) Law
6 1 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 77 (46.39%) Developer
2 33 (19.88%) Java Developer
3 31 (18.67%) Oracle Developer
4 24 (14.46%) DBA
5 23 (13.86%) Oracle DBA
6 21 (12.65%) Analyst
7 17 (10.24%) Administrator
8 10 (6.02%) SQL Developer
9 9 (5.42%) Oracle SOA Developer
9 9 (5.42%) SOA Developer
9 9 (5.42%) SQL Analyst
9 9 (5.42%) Tester
10 8 (4.82%) PL/SQL Developer
10 8 (4.82%) Support Analyst
10 8 (4.82%) Test Analyst
11 7 (4.22%) Consultant
12 6 (3.61%) Applications Support
12 6 (3.61%) Data Analyst
13 5 (3.01%) Applications Support Analyst
13 5 (3.01%) Oracle Forms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (26.51%) XML
2 24 (14.46%) Web Services
3 23 (13.86%) .NET
4 15 (9.04%) Spring
5 14 (8.43%) SOAP
6 12 (7.23%) HTML
7 11 (6.63%) CSS
8 10 (6.02%) J2EE
8 10 (6.02%) JSP
8 10 (6.02%) Middleware
9 9 (5.42%) Ajax
9 9 (5.42%) Software Packaging
9 9 (5.42%) XSLT
10 8 (4.82%) JDBC
10 8 (4.82%) JMS
10 8 (4.82%) REST
11 6 (3.61%) Apache Camel
11 6 (3.61%) JSON
12 5 (3.01%) WinForms
12 5 (3.01%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.24%) Clustering
2 12 (7.23%) Management Information System
3 6 (3.61%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.61%) Data Centre
4 4 (2.41%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.81%) Data Extraction
6 2 (1.20%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.20%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (1.20%) Replication
7 1 (0.60%) DataPower
7 1 (0.60%) HACMP
7 1 (0.60%) NHS
7 1 (0.60%) Oracle Exalytics
7 1 (0.60%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.60%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 38 (22.89%) Windows
2 34 (20.48%) Linux
3 17 (10.24%) Unix
4 9 (5.42%) AIX
5 8 (4.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (4.22%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (2.41%) HPUX
7 4 (2.41%) Solaris
7 4 (2.41%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (1.20%) Windows Server
8 2 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (13.86%) Migration
2 22 (13.25%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (10.24%) SOA
4 12 (7.23%) Software Engineering
5 11 (6.63%) ETL
5 11 (6.63%) Performance Tuning
5 11 (6.63%) User Acceptance Testing
6 10 (6.02%) Data Migration
6 10 (6.02%) E-Commerce
6 10 (6.02%) TDD
6 10 (6.02%) Waterfall
7 9 (5.42%) System Testing
8 8 (4.82%) Database Tuning
8 8 (4.82%) ERP
9 7 (4.22%) ITIL
9 7 (4.22%) OO
9 7 (4.22%) Requirements Analysis
9 7 (4.22%) Requirements Management
10 6 (3.61%) Software Testing
10 6 (3.61%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 78 (46.99%) SQL
2 58 (34.94%) Java
3 43 (25.90%) PL/SQL
4 22 (13.25%) Shell Script
5 17 (10.24%) JavaScript
6 16 (9.64%) C#
6 16 (9.64%) PowerShell
7 14 (8.43%) Bash Shell
7 14 (8.43%) C
7 14 (8.43%) COBOL
8 8 (4.82%) C++
8 8 (4.82%) VC++
9 7 (4.22%) T-SQL
10 6 (3.61%) VB
11 4 (2.41%) VB6
11 4 (2.41%) XQuery
12 3 (1.81%) XPath
13 1 (0.60%) Delphi
13 1 (0.60%) Perl
13 1 (0.60%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 24 (14.46%) Security Cleared
2 21 (12.65%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.01%) Degree
4 4 (2.41%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.60%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.60%) OCP
5 1 (0.60%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.02%) QA
System Software
1 15 (9.04%) Oracle RAC
2 13 (7.83%) Active Directory
3 5 (3.01%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.81%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (1.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.60%) GPFS
6 1 (0.60%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (0.60%) Veritas File System
6 1 (0.60%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (0.60%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (4.82%) Data Guard
1 8 (4.82%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (3.01%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (1.20%) NetBackup
3 2 (1.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.60%) Oracle ZFS
4 1 (0.60%) SCOM
4 1 (0.60%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 166 (100.00%) Oracle
2 26 (15.66%) IBM
3 17 (10.24%) Microsoft
4 14 (8.43%) Micro Focus
5 9 (5.42%) ATG
6 8 (4.82%) Red Hat
7 6 (3.61%) HP
7 6 (3.61%) Informatica
7 6 (3.61%) VMware
8 5 (3.01%) 3PAR
8 5 (3.01%) Citrix
8 5 (3.01%) Kofax
8 5 (3.01%) NetApp
9 4 (2.41%) EMC
10 3 (1.81%) Cisco
11 2 (1.20%) Actimize
11 2 (1.20%) MuleSoft
12 1 (0.60%) BEA
12 1 (0.60%) CA
12 1 (0.60%) Perforce
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