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 26 March 2015 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
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 55 58 48
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -10
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 110 78 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 3.02% 2.72% 3.55%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.82% 13.43% 13.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 42 41
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£423 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £250 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £362
% change year-on-year
- +3.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £46.05 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.50 £45.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+1.11% +38.46%
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
796 581 591
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 21.87% 20.29% 25.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 459 335 305
Average daily rate £400 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £218 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 16 19
Average hourly rate £38.75 £33.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.42% +32.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.75 £16.50 £11.79
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.09 £121.20 £46.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £33.75 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +20.53%

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 26 March 2015.

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 26 March 2015. 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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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 +2 51 £350 - 14
Cheshire -5 18 £488 +29.82% 6
Merseyside -16 7 £375 +50.00% 3
Oracle Database
England

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, 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.

1 195 (100.00%) Oracle
2 99 (50.77%) SQL
3 74 (37.95%) Oracle Database 11g
4 68 (34.87%) PL/SQL
5 53 (27.18%) Windows
6 48 (24.62%) Java
7 41 (21.03%) Business Intelligence
8 40 (20.51%) SQL Server
9 39 (20.00%) Microsoft
10 38 (19.49%) Oracle Database 10g
11 37 (18.97%) XML
12 34 (17.44%) Web Services
13 33 (16.92%) Linux
14 31 (15.90%) Migration
15 30 (15.38%) SAS
16 28 (14.36%) VMware
16 28 (14.36%) Finance
17 27 (13.85%) Solaris
18 26 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
19 25 (12.82%) Security Cleared
19 25 (12.82%) VMware Infrastructure
19 25 (12.82%) Data Modelling
20 24 (12.31%) Data Security
20 24 (12.31%) Red Hat
20 24 (12.31%) .NET
20 24 (12.31%) HTML
20 24 (12.31%) Dimensional Modelling
21 23 (11.79%) SOA
22 22 (11.28%) UNIX
22 22 (11.28%) Base SAS

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

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, 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 30 (15.38%) SAS
2 20 (10.26%) WebLogic
3 18 (9.23%) IIS
4 15 (7.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 10 (5.13%) Umbraco
5 10 (5.13%) SharePoint
6 9 (4.62%) Oracle Service Bus
7 8 (4.10%) Tomcat
8 7 (3.59%) Confluence
9 6 (3.08%) IBM Notes
10 4 (2.05%) JCAPS
10 4 (2.05%) Documentum
10 4 (2.05%) JBoss
11 3 (1.54%) MS Exchange
11 3 (1.54%) WebSphere
12 2 (1.03%) Oracle BPEL
12 2 (1.03%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (1.03%) Oracle Workflow
12 2 (1.03%) WebLogic Integration
12 2 (1.03%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (4.10%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.59%) MS Office
3 2 (1.03%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.51%) MS Project
4 1 (0.51%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.51%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 13 (6.67%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (4.62%) Oracle EBS R12
3 7 (3.59%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (2.05%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
4 4 (2.05%) Oracle BPM
4 4 (2.05%) Oracle 11i
4 4 (2.05%) Oracle Financials
5 3 (1.54%) Oracle Retail
5 3 (1.54%) SAP ERP
5 3 (1.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (1.03%) Oracle Assets
7 1 (0.51%) BusinessWorks
7 1 (0.51%) Oracle Payroll
7 1 (0.51%) Teamcenter
7 1 (0.51%) Summit
7 1 (0.51%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.51%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.51%) Oracle iProcurement
7 1 (0.51%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.51%) SAP PLM
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.08%) Office 365
2 3 (1.54%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (8.21%) Internet
2 13 (6.67%) SAN
3 12 (6.15%) WAN
4 11 (5.64%) NAS
5 10 (5.13%) Firewall
5 10 (5.13%) Wireless
6 9 (4.62%) HTTP
7 8 (4.10%) VPLS
7 8 (4.10%) iSCSI
7 8 (4.10%) AMQP
7 8 (4.10%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (4.10%) Fibre Channel
7 8 (4.10%) BGP
7 8 (4.10%) EIGRP
7 8 (4.10%) MPLS
7 8 (4.10%) OSPF
7 8 (4.10%) DMZ
8 4 (2.05%) IP Telephony
8 4 (2.05%) TCP/IP
9 3 (1.54%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (37.95%) Oracle Database 11g
2 40 (20.51%) SQL Server
3 38 (19.49%) Oracle Database 10g
4 22 (11.28%) Base SAS
5 20 (10.26%) Oracle Reports
5 20 (10.26%) Relational Database
6 19 (9.74%) RDBMS
7 15 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (4.62%) Oracle Discoverer
9 8 (4.10%) Hadoop
9 8 (4.10%) Big Data
9 8 (4.10%) NoSQL
9 8 (4.10%) Oracle ODI
9 8 (4.10%) Oracle9i Database
10 7 (3.59%) MongoDB
10 7 (3.59%) Oracle BI EE
10 7 (3.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (3.08%) Oracle Database 12c
12 5 (2.56%) SQLPlus
12 5 (2.56%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 15 (7.69%) JIRA
1 15 (7.69%) Eclipse
1 15 (7.69%) Visual Studio
2 12 (6.15%) Oracle APEX
3 11 (5.64%) Subversion
4 8 (4.10%) Maven
4 8 (4.10%) Toad
4 8 (4.10%) Ant
4 8 (4.10%) Oracle Forms
5 7 (3.59%) JUnit
5 7 (3.59%) Cucumber
5 7 (3.59%) Gradle
5 7 (3.59%) Mercurial
6 6 (3.08%) Jenkins
6 6 (3.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 5 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (1.54%) JDeveloper
8 3 (1.54%) ERwin
8 3 (1.54%) Git (software)
9 2 (1.03%) MSTest
General
1 28 (14.36%) Finance
2 14 (7.18%) Retail
3 13 (6.67%) Telecoms
4 6 (3.08%) Banking
5 5 (2.56%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.56%) Local Government
6 4 (2.05%) Back Office
7 3 (1.54%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (1.03%) Marketing
8 2 (1.03%) Billing
8 2 (1.03%) Electronics
9 1 (0.51%) Advertising
9 1 (0.51%) Military
9 1 (0.51%) German Language
9 1 (0.51%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 84 (43.08%) Developer
2 25 (12.82%) Architect
2 25 (12.82%) Oracle Developer
3 24 (12.31%) Java Developer
4 21 (10.77%) DBA
5 19 (9.74%) Analyst
5 19 (9.74%) Oracle DBA
5 19 (9.74%) SAS Developer
6 11 (5.64%) Consultant
7 8 (4.10%) Solutions Architect
8 7 (3.59%) Technical Architect
8 7 (3.59%) Systems Engineer
8 7 (3.59%) Administrator
8 7 (3.59%) Infrastructure Architect
9 6 (3.08%) Oracle SOA Developer
9 6 (3.08%) SOA Developer
10 5 (2.56%) Programmer
10 5 (2.56%) Support Analyst
10 5 (2.56%) SQL DBA
10 5 (2.56%) SAS Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (18.97%) XML
2 34 (17.44%) Web Services
3 24 (12.31%) .NET
3 24 (12.31%) HTML
4 16 (8.21%) Middleware
4 16 (8.21%) J2EE
4 16 (8.21%) JMS
5 13 (6.67%) WSDL
5 13 (6.67%) Java EE
6 12 (6.15%) CSS
7 11 (5.64%) XSLT
7 11 (5.64%) HTML5
7 11 (5.64%) Oracle Fusion
7 11 (5.64%) Spring
8 10 (5.13%) CSS3
8 10 (5.13%) PhoneGap
8 10 (5.13%) J2SE
8 10 (5.13%) Classic ASP
8 10 (5.13%) ASP.NET
8 10 (5.13%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 20 (10.26%) Algorithms
2 16 (8.21%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (8.21%) Open Source
3 15 (7.69%) Clustering
4 9 (4.62%) Replication
5 8 (4.10%) Celerra
5 8 (4.10%) Management Information System
6 7 (3.59%) Data Structures
7 5 (2.56%) Blackberry
8 4 (2.05%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.54%) N-Tier
9 3 (1.54%) Computer Science
9 3 (1.54%) Life Science
9 3 (1.54%) Derivative
9 3 (1.54%) Online Banking
10 2 (1.03%) HP Superdome
10 2 (1.03%) User Experience
10 2 (1.03%) DTV
10 2 (1.03%) Mainframe
10 2 (1.03%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 53 (27.18%) Windows
2 33 (16.92%) Linux
3 27 (13.85%) Solaris
4 22 (11.28%) UNIX
5 21 (10.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (6.67%) HPUX
8 11 (5.64%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (2.56%) AIX
9 5 (2.56%) Apple iOS
10 4 (2.05%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (2.05%) VMS
11 3 (1.54%) Windows XP
11 3 (1.54%) Windows 8
11 3 (1.54%) Windows 7
12 2 (1.03%) SUSE
13 1 (0.51%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (21.03%) Business Intelligence
2 31 (15.90%) Migration
3 26 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (12.82%) Data Modelling
5 24 (12.31%) Data Security
5 24 (12.31%) Dimensional Modelling
6 23 (11.79%) SOA
7 22 (11.28%) Software Engineering
8 17 (8.72%) Scrum
9 15 (7.69%) Test Scripting
9 15 (7.69%) Configuration Management
10 14 (7.18%) OO
11 12 (6.15%) Performance Tuning
11 12 (6.15%) Disaster Recovery
11 12 (6.15%) MVC
11 12 (6.15%) ETL
11 12 (6.15%) ERP
12 10 (5.13%) BPEL
12 10 (5.13%) User Acceptance Testing
13 9 (4.62%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 99 (50.77%) SQL
2 68 (34.87%) PL/SQL
3 48 (24.62%) Java
4 17 (8.72%) JavaScript
5 15 (7.69%) C#
6 6 (3.08%) PowerShell
7 5 (2.56%) VBA
8 4 (2.05%) PHP
9 3 (1.54%) T-SQL
9 3 (1.54%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.03%) XPath
10 2 (1.03%) XQuery
10 2 (1.03%) FoxPro (VFP)
10 2 (1.03%) VB
10 2 (1.03%) Perl
10 2 (1.03%) C++
11 1 (0.51%) C
Qualifications
1 25 (12.82%) Security Cleared
2 12 (6.15%) SC Cleared
3 9 (4.62%) DV Cleared
4 5 (2.56%) Oracle Certification
5 4 (2.05%) Degree
5 4 (2.05%) ISEB
6 2 (1.03%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.03%) ISEB Practitioner
6 2 (1.03%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 2 (1.03%) PMP
6 2 (1.03%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.51%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.51%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.59%) QA
2 3 (1.54%) SLA
3 2 (1.03%) HL7
4 1 (0.51%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.51%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 25 (12.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (10.26%) Hyper-V
3 9 (4.62%) Active Directory
4 8 (4.10%) XenApp
4 8 (4.10%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 8 (4.10%) VMware ESX
4 8 (4.10%) Terminal Services
5 7 (3.59%) Microsoft App-V
5 7 (3.59%) Oracle RAC
6 6 (3.08%) Xen
7 2 (1.03%) LiteSpeed
Systems Management
1 8 (4.10%) Oracle RMAN
2 7 (3.59%) Vagrant
2 7 (3.59%) Puppet
2 7 (3.59%) SCCM
3 5 (2.56%) Data Guard
4 4 (2.05%) EMC NetWorker
4 4 (2.05%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 3 (1.54%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (1.54%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (1.03%) Oracle Identity Management
6 2 (1.03%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.51%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.51%) SCOM
Vendors
1 195 (100.00%) Oracle
2 39 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 28 (14.36%) VMware
4 24 (12.31%) Red Hat
5 20 (10.26%) Citrix
6 18 (9.23%) HP
7 16 (8.21%) EMC
7 16 (8.21%) Cisco
7 16 (8.21%) Informatica
8 12 (6.15%) SAP
8 12 (6.15%) Business Objects
9 8 (4.10%) Atlassian
9 8 (4.10%) SolarWinds
9 8 (4.10%) CheckPoint
9 8 (4.10%) Nortel
10 7 (3.59%) IBM
11 6 (3.08%) Lotus
12 5 (2.56%) Apple
13 4 (2.05%) F5
13 4 (2.05%) Symantec
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