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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 68 78 57
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -21
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 79 58 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 2.55% 1.99% 3.06%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.03% 9.51% 12.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 28 53
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£325 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £272 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £483 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 5
Average hourly rate £67.00 £32.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+106.15% +51.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £35.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-15.49% +31.48%
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
716 610 811
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 23.12% 20.95% 24.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 410 321 465
Average daily rate £325 £325 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 12 33
Average hourly rate £67.00 £40.57 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+65.14% +84.40%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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
(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 +22 39 £311 +10.96% 15
Cheshire +2 13 £358 -4.66% 7
Lancashire -2 12 £413 - 1
Merseyside +5 9 £338 +18.42% 1
Cumbria - 2 - -
Oracle Database
England

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 141 (100.00%) Oracle
2 77 (54.61%) SQL
3 52 (36.88%) Oracle Database 11g
4 41 (29.08%) SQL Server
5 38 (26.95%) Java
5 38 (26.95%) PL/SQL
6 37 (26.24%) Oracle Database 10g
7 36 (25.53%) Web Services
8 31 (21.99%) Migration
9 30 (21.28%) Finance
10 25 (17.73%) Linux
11 24 (17.02%) XML
12 20 (14.18%) Middleware
13 19 (13.48%) SOA
13 19 (13.48%) WebLogic
14 18 (12.77%) UNIX
14 18 (12.77%) Spring
15 17 (12.06%) Microsoft
16 16 (11.35%) MS Access
16 16 (11.35%) SQL Server 2008
17 15 (10.64%) Data Architecture
17 15 (10.64%) Security Cleared
17 15 (10.64%) Relational Database
17 15 (10.64%) Business Intelligence
18 14 (9.93%) Eclipse
18 14 (9.93%) HP
18 14 (9.93%) Data Warehouse
18 14 (9.93%) OO
19 13 (9.22%) MS Excel
19 13 (9.22%) Data Modelling

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 19 (13.48%) WebLogic
2 10 (7.09%) Apache
2 10 (7.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 9 (6.38%) Tomcat
4 8 (5.67%) WebLogic Integration
5 6 (4.26%) AquaLogic
5 6 (4.26%) Oracle Service Bus
6 3 (2.13%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.42%) JCAPS
8 1 (0.71%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.71%) Mule
8 1 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.71%) Lync
8 1 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.71%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.71%) SAS
8 1 (0.71%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (0.71%) CICS
8 1 (0.71%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (0.71%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (9.22%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.42%) MS Project
2 2 (1.42%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.71%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 12 (8.51%) Oracle Applications
2 11 (7.80%) Oracle EBS
3 10 (7.09%) Oracle EBS R12
4 9 (6.38%) Oracle 11i
5 8 (5.67%) Oracle General Ledger
6 7 (4.96%) Oracle Payables
6 7 (4.96%) Oracle Receivables
6 7 (4.96%) Oracle Assets
7 5 (3.55%) SAP PM
8 3 (2.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 2 (1.42%) Dynamics CRM
9 2 (1.42%) SAP ERP
9 2 (1.42%) SAP CRM
10 1 (0.71%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.67%) FTP
2 4 (2.84%) Firewall
3 2 (1.42%) HTTP
4 1 (0.71%) SAN
4 1 (0.71%) NAS
4 1 (0.71%) NetScaler
4 1 (0.71%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (36.88%) Oracle Database 11g
2 41 (29.08%) SQL Server
3 37 (26.24%) Oracle Database 10g
4 16 (11.35%) MS Access
4 16 (11.35%) SQL Server 2008
5 15 (10.64%) Relational Database
6 14 (9.93%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (7.09%) RDBMS
7 10 (7.09%) SQL Server 2012
8 9 (6.38%) Oracle Reports
9 8 (5.67%) PowerCenter
9 8 (5.67%) Oracle ODI
10 4 (2.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (2.84%) JasperReports
10 4 (2.84%) Oracle BI EE
11 3 (2.13%) Oracle Database 12c
11 3 (2.13%) MySQL
12 2 (1.42%) BusinessObjects
12 2 (1.42%) Siebel EIM
12 2 (1.42%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 14 (9.93%) Eclipse
2 11 (7.80%) ERwin
2 11 (7.80%) Subversion
3 10 (7.09%) Toad
4 8 (5.67%) Git (software)
5 7 (4.96%) NetBeans
6 6 (4.26%) Oracle Forms
7 5 (3.55%) Oracle APEX
8 4 (2.84%) Rational Rose
9 2 (1.42%) Ant
9 2 (1.42%) Visual Studio
9 2 (1.42%) LoadRunner
10 1 (0.71%) Maven
10 1 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.71%) MSTest
10 1 (0.71%) Gerrit
General
1 30 (21.28%) Finance
2 7 (4.96%) Telecoms
2 7 (4.96%) Retail
2 7 (4.96%) General Ledger
3 5 (3.55%) Banking
4 4 (2.84%) Advertising
5 2 (1.42%) Back Office
6 1 (0.71%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 71 (50.35%) Developer
2 25 (17.73%) DBA
3 20 (14.18%) Java Developer
4 16 (11.35%) Oracle Developer
5 12 (8.51%) SQL DBA
6 11 (7.80%) Oracle DBA
7 8 (5.67%) Consultant
7 8 (5.67%) Tester
8 7 (4.96%) Architect
8 7 (4.96%) Administrator
8 7 (4.96%) PHP Developer
9 6 (4.26%) SQL Server DBA
9 6 (4.26%) Oracle Architect
10 5 (3.55%) Non-Functional Tester
10 5 (3.55%) Web Developer
11 4 (2.84%) Project Manager
11 4 (2.84%) SQL Developer
12 3 (2.13%) PL/SQL Developer
12 3 (2.13%) Oracle Consultant
12 3 (2.13%) Data Modeller
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (25.53%) Web Services
2 24 (17.02%) XML
3 20 (14.18%) Middleware
4 18 (12.77%) Spring
5 13 (9.22%) jQuery
6 12 (8.51%) Java EE
7 11 (7.80%) Oracle Fusion
7 11 (7.80%) HTML
8 9 (6.38%) J2EE
8 9 (6.38%) JSF
9 8 (5.67%) LAMP
9 8 (5.67%) JMS
9 8 (5.67%) XSLT
9 8 (5.67%) JPA
10 7 (4.96%) RabbitMQ
10 7 (4.96%) JAX-RS
10 7 (4.96%) XSD
10 7 (4.96%) Java SE
11 6 (4.26%) .NET
11 6 (4.26%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.09%) Data Extraction
2 8 (5.67%) Data Integration
2 8 (5.67%) N-Tier
3 6 (4.26%) Derivative
4 5 (3.55%) Replication
4 5 (3.55%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.84%) Open Source
5 4 (2.84%) Clustering
5 4 (2.84%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.13%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.42%) Statistics
7 2 (1.42%) PMI
8 1 (0.71%) NHS
8 1 (0.71%) HP Superdome
Operating Systems
1 25 (17.73%) Linux
2 18 (12.77%) UNIX
3 12 (8.51%) Windows
4 10 (7.09%) Solaris
5 9 (6.38%) HPUX
5 9 (6.38%) SUSE
6 3 (2.13%) AIX
7 2 (1.42%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.71%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (21.99%) Migration
2 19 (13.48%) SOA
3 15 (10.64%) Business Intelligence
3 15 (10.64%) Data Architecture
4 14 (9.93%) OO
5 13 (9.22%) ETL
5 13 (9.22%) Data Modelling
6 12 (8.51%) Database Tuning
6 12 (8.51%) Data Migration
6 12 (8.51%) Security Testing
7 11 (7.80%) Data Mapping
8 10 (7.09%) Performance Analysis
8 10 (7.09%) Performance Testing
8 10 (7.09%) Data Cleansing
8 10 (7.09%) Business Analysis
9 9 (6.38%) Release Management
9 9 (6.38%) Dimensional Modelling
10 8 (5.67%) Test Scripting
10 8 (5.67%) Statistical Analysis
10 8 (5.67%) EAI
Programming Languages
1 77 (54.61%) SQL
2 38 (26.95%) Java
2 38 (26.95%) PL/SQL
3 12 (8.51%) VB
4 11 (7.80%) VBA
5 10 (7.09%) JavaScript
6 9 (6.38%) PHP
7 8 (5.67%) FoxPro (VFP)
7 8 (5.67%) Shell Script
8 6 (4.26%) XQuery
9 5 (3.55%) Groovy
9 5 (3.55%) T-SQL
10 4 (2.84%) C#
11 3 (2.13%) VBScript
11 3 (2.13%) VB6
12 2 (1.42%) Python
12 2 (1.42%) C
12 2 (1.42%) COBOL
13 1 (0.71%) Perl
Qualifications
1 15 (10.64%) Security Cleared
2 12 (8.51%) SC Cleared
3 9 (6.38%) ISEB
3 9 (6.38%) ISTQB
4 8 (5.67%) ISEB Practitioner
4 8 (5.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 4 (2.84%) Degree
6 2 (1.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.42%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.42%) HL7
2 1 (0.71%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (5.67%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (2.84%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (1.42%) LiteSpeed
4 1 (0.71%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 1 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.71%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.71%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (7.09%) Data Guard
2 9 (6.38%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.71%) SCSM
3 1 (0.71%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.71%) OpenView
3 1 (0.71%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.71%) SCCM
3 1 (0.71%) SCOM
Vendors
1 141 (100.00%) Oracle
2 17 (12.06%) Microsoft
3 14 (9.93%) HP
4 13 (9.22%) Informatica
4 13 (9.22%) TIBCO
5 11 (7.80%) Red Hat
5 11 (7.80%) SAP
6 10 (7.09%) JBoss
7 9 (6.38%) Business Objects
7 9 (6.38%) CA
8 8 (5.67%) Sage
8 8 (5.67%) IBM
9 6 (4.26%) BEA
10 3 (2.13%) NetApp
11 2 (1.42%) CommVault
11 2 (1.42%) Siebel
11 2 (1.42%) Tableau
11 2 (1.42%) VMware
12 1 (0.71%) Teradata
12 1 (0.71%) Kalido
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £320 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
Spring Technology
Rate: £400.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Lancashire
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £550 per day
Posted: 19 days ago