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 18 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 54 67 50
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -17
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 93 65 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 2.94% 2.23% 3.22%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.81% 10.80% 14.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 35 57
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£338 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £258 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Average hourly rate £67.00 £32.50 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+106.15% +113.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.73 £36.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-6.31% +16.12%
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
726 602 767
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 22.97% 20.67% 22.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 444 325 428
Average daily rate £335 £315 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.26% +0.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £420 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 15 32
Average hourly rate £67.00 £32.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+106.15% +47.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £32.03 £32.05
% change year-on-year
-3.20% -0.07%

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 18 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 18 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
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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 +18 42 £315 +11.03% 10
Lancashire -1 18 £426 - 2
Cheshire -9 13 £400 +23.07% 11
Merseyside +4 11 £381 +33.77% 2
Cumbria - 2 - -
Oracle Database
England

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 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.

1 153 (100.00%) Oracle
2 93 (60.78%) SQL
3 56 (36.60%) Oracle Database 11g
4 46 (30.07%) PL/SQL
5 45 (29.41%) SQL Server
6 42 (27.45%) Web Services
7 40 (26.14%) Oracle Database 10g
8 37 (24.18%) Migration
9 36 (23.53%) Java
10 31 (20.26%) Finance
11 30 (19.61%) Linux
12 29 (18.95%) XML
13 26 (16.99%) Analytical Skills
14 23 (15.03%) OO
15 21 (13.73%) Subversion
15 21 (13.73%) jQuery
16 20 (13.07%) UNIX
16 20 (13.07%) Data Warehouse
16 20 (13.07%) ETL
16 20 (13.07%) Middleware
17 19 (12.42%) Informatica
17 19 (12.42%) Data Modelling
18 18 (11.76%) SOA
18 18 (11.76%) WebLogic
18 18 (11.76%) Red Hat
18 18 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
18 18 (11.76%) Data Architecture
19 17 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
19 17 (11.11%) Relational Database
19 17 (11.11%) Microsoft

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

For the 6 months to 18 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 18 (11.76%) WebLogic
2 10 (6.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 8 (5.23%) Apache
3 8 (5.23%) Tomcat
4 7 (4.58%) WebLogic Integration
5 6 (3.92%) Oracle Service Bus
6 5 (3.27%) AquaLogic
7 2 (1.31%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.65%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.65%) SAS
8 1 (0.65%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (0.65%) CICS
8 1 (0.65%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (0.65%) IIS
8 1 (0.65%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.65%) JCAPS
8 1 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.65%) Lync
8 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 12 (7.84%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.31%) MS Project
2 2 (1.31%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.65%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 12 (7.84%) Oracle Applications
2 11 (7.19%) Oracle EBS
3 10 (6.54%) Oracle EBS R12
4 9 (5.88%) Oracle 11i
5 8 (5.23%) Oracle General Ledger
6 7 (4.58%) Oracle Payables
6 7 (4.58%) Oracle Receivables
6 7 (4.58%) Oracle Assets
7 5 (3.27%) SAP PM
8 3 (1.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 2 (1.31%) Dynamics CRM
9 2 (1.31%) SAP ERP
9 2 (1.31%) SAP CRM
10 1 (0.65%) SAP R/3
10 1 (0.65%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.58%) FTP
2 4 (2.61%) Firewall
3 2 (1.31%) HTTP
4 1 (0.65%) SAN
4 1 (0.65%) NAS
4 1 (0.65%) NetScaler
4 1 (0.65%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (36.60%) Oracle Database 11g
2 45 (29.41%) SQL Server
3 40 (26.14%) Oracle Database 10g
4 20 (13.07%) Data Warehouse
5 17 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 17 (11.11%) Relational Database
6 15 (9.80%) MS Access
7 14 (9.15%) PowerCenter
8 10 (6.54%) SQL Server 2012
8 10 (6.54%) RDBMS
9 8 (5.23%) Oracle ODI
9 8 (5.23%) Oracle Reports
10 6 (3.92%) JasperReports
11 4 (2.61%) Oracle BI EE
12 3 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (1.96%) Oracle Database 12c
13 2 (1.31%) Oracle OLAP
13 2 (1.31%) QlikView
13 2 (1.31%) SQL Server 2005
13 2 (1.31%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 21 (13.73%) Subversion
2 17 (11.11%) ERwin
3 16 (10.46%) Git (software)
4 13 (8.50%) Eclipse
5 10 (6.54%) Toad
6 9 (5.88%) Rational Rose
7 7 (4.58%) NetBeans
8 6 (3.92%) Oracle Forms
9 5 (3.27%) Oracle APEX
10 2 (1.31%) Ant
10 2 (1.31%) Visual Studio
10 2 (1.31%) LoadRunner
11 1 (0.65%) Maven
11 1 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (0.65%) MSTest
11 1 (0.65%) Gerrit
General
1 31 (20.26%) Finance
2 7 (4.58%) Retail
2 7 (4.58%) General Ledger
2 7 (4.58%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.92%) Advertising
4 4 (2.61%) Banking
4 4 (2.61%) Back Office
5 1 (0.65%) Front Office
5 1 (0.65%) Legal
5 1 (0.65%) German Language
Job Titles
1 77 (50.33%) Developer
2 24 (15.69%) DBA
3 19 (12.42%) Java Developer
4 16 (10.46%) Oracle Developer
5 15 (9.80%) PHP Developer
6 11 (7.19%) SQL DBA
6 11 (7.19%) Oracle DBA
7 9 (5.88%) Consultant
8 8 (5.23%) Tester
9 7 (4.58%) Architect
9 7 (4.58%) Administrator
10 6 (3.92%) SQL Server DBA
10 6 (3.92%) Oracle Architect
11 5 (3.27%) Non-Functional Tester
12 4 (2.61%) Programmer
12 4 (2.61%) Project Manager
12 4 (2.61%) Analyst
13 3 (1.96%) Test Analyst
13 3 (1.96%) Web Developer
13 3 (1.96%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (27.45%) Web Services
2 29 (18.95%) XML
3 21 (13.73%) jQuery
4 20 (13.07%) Middleware
5 16 (10.46%) LAMP
5 16 (10.46%) Spring
6 15 (9.80%) XSD
6 15 (9.80%) XSLT
6 15 (9.80%) RabbitMQ
7 14 (9.15%) Java EE
8 11 (7.19%) Oracle Fusion
8 11 (7.19%) HTML
8 11 (7.19%) JSF
9 8 (5.23%) JPA
9 8 (5.23%) J2EE
9 8 (5.23%) JMS
10 7 (4.58%) JAX-RS
10 7 (4.58%) Java SE
11 6 (3.92%) RESTful
11 6 (3.92%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 26 (16.99%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (8.50%) Derivative
3 11 (7.19%) Data Integration
4 10 (6.54%) Data Extraction
5 9 (5.88%) Open Source
6 7 (4.58%) N-Tier
7 6 (3.92%) Computer Science
8 5 (3.27%) Replication
8 5 (3.27%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.96%) Clustering
9 3 (1.96%) Mainframe
10 2 (1.31%) Statistics
10 2 (1.31%) PMI
10 2 (1.31%) User Experience
11 1 (0.65%) HP Superdome
Operating Systems
1 30 (19.61%) Linux
2 20 (13.07%) UNIX
3 13 (8.50%) Windows
4 9 (5.88%) Solaris
5 8 (5.23%) HPUX
5 8 (5.23%) SUSE
6 3 (1.96%) AIX
7 2 (1.31%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.65%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (24.18%) Migration
2 23 (15.03%) OO
3 20 (13.07%) ETL
4 19 (12.42%) Data Modelling
5 18 (11.76%) SOA
5 18 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
5 18 (11.76%) Data Architecture
6 15 (9.80%) Dimensional Modelling
7 13 (8.50%) Data Migration
7 13 (8.50%) Business Analysis
8 12 (7.84%) Database Tuning
9 11 (7.19%) Data Mapping
9 11 (7.19%) Security Testing
9 11 (7.19%) EAI
10 10 (6.54%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (6.54%) Data Cleansing
10 10 (6.54%) Performance Analysis
11 9 (5.88%) Performance Testing
12 8 (5.23%) Release Management
13 7 (4.58%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 93 (60.78%) SQL
2 46 (30.07%) PL/SQL
3 36 (23.53%) Java
4 17 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 16 (10.46%) PHP
6 14 (9.15%) Shell Script
7 12 (7.84%) VB
7 12 (7.84%) VBA
8 7 (4.58%) FoxPro (VFP)
9 6 (3.92%) XQuery
10 5 (3.27%) Groovy
10 5 (3.27%) T-SQL
11 4 (2.61%) VBScript
11 4 (2.61%) C#
11 4 (2.61%) VB6
12 2 (1.31%) C
13 1 (0.65%) Perl
13 1 (0.65%) Python
Qualifications
1 16 (10.46%) Security Cleared
2 13 (8.50%) SC Cleared
3 8 (5.23%) ISEB
3 8 (5.23%) ISTQB
4 7 (4.58%) ISEB Practitioner
4 7 (4.58%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 6 (3.92%) Degree
6 2 (1.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.31%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.65%) ISO 9001
1 1 (0.65%) HL7
System Software
1 8 (5.23%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (2.61%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (1.31%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 1 (0.65%) LiteSpeed
4 1 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.65%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.65%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (6.54%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (5.88%) Data Guard
3 2 (1.31%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.65%) SCCM
4 1 (0.65%) SCOM
4 1 (0.65%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.65%) OpenView
4 1 (0.65%) SCSM
Vendors
1 153 (100.00%) Oracle
2 19 (12.42%) Informatica
3 18 (11.76%) Red Hat
4 17 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 14 (9.15%) CA
6 13 (8.50%) HP
7 12 (7.84%) SAP
7 12 (7.84%) JBoss
7 12 (7.84%) TIBCO
8 9 (5.88%) Business Objects
9 8 (5.23%) Sage
9 8 (5.23%) IBM
10 5 (3.27%) BEA
11 3 (1.96%) NetApp
12 2 (1.31%) Siebel
12 2 (1.31%) Tableau
12 2 (1.31%) VMware
13 1 (0.65%) Teradata
13 1 (0.65%) Kalido
13 1 (0.65%) Remedy
Cheshire
JM
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £475 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester
Annapurna
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Annapurna
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 21 days ago