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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Database over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
England / North West
Rank 79 84 60
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -24
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 52 74 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 2.03% 1.92% 2.78%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.50% 9.34% 12.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 35 61
Median daily rate £375 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £282 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £440 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 4
Median hourly rate - £38.00 £67.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -43.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -21.05%

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
612 792 709
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 23.90% 20.50% 22.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 420 517 454
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £263 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 25 18
Median hourly rate £20.50 £40.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.75% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £17.20 £24.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £67.04 £67.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

Oracle Database
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Oracle Database as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 22 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Database within the North West region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -1 21 £350 +22.80% 4
Lancashire +11 13 £490 +10.42% 2
Cheshire +20 5 £313 -21.87% 2
Merseyside -9 3 £400 - 2
Oracle Database
England

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Database also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for Oracle Database.

1 182 (100.00%) Oracle
2 80 (43.96%) Oracle Database 12c
3 73 (40.11%) Oracle Database 11g
4 65 (35.71%) SQL
5 50 (27.47%) Performance Tuning
6 44 (24.18%) Oracle EBS
6 44 (24.18%) Oracle EBS R12
7 37 (20.33%) Security Cleared
8 35 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
8 35 (19.23%) SQL Server
8 35 (19.23%) Oracle Reports
9 33 (18.13%) ITIL
9 33 (18.13%) Oracle Application Server
10 32 (17.58%) Linux
10 32 (17.58%) Open Source
11 31 (17.03%) High Availability
11 31 (17.03%) PL/SQL
12 30 (16.48%) Change Management
13 29 (15.93%) Unix
13 29 (15.93%) Windows
14 28 (15.38%) Java
14 28 (15.38%) IaaS
14 28 (15.38%) SC Cleared
15 27 (14.84%) SaaS
15 27 (14.84%) PaaS
16 26 (14.29%) Data Management
17 24 (13.19%) VMware
18 23 (12.64%) Finance
19 20 (10.99%) Continuous Improvement
20 19 (10.44%) Oracle Forms

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 33 (18.13%) Oracle Application Server
2 15 (8.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 11 (6.04%) Oracle Service Bus
4 7 (3.85%) WebLogic
5 6 (3.30%) Oracle Workflow
5 6 (3.30%) Tuxedo
6 5 (2.75%) SAS
7 2 (1.10%) Apache
8 1 (0.55%) Confluence
8 1 (0.55%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.55%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.55%) IIS
8 1 (0.55%) JBoss
8 1 (0.55%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.55%) WebLogic Integration
8 1 (0.55%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (0.55%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.55%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.55%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 1 (0.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 44 (24.18%) Oracle EBS
1 44 (24.18%) Oracle EBS R12
2 9 (4.95%) Oracle Cash Management
2 9 (4.95%) Oracle Payables
3 7 (3.85%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.55%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.55%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.55%) Oracle Payroll
4 1 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 28 (15.38%) IaaS
2 27 (14.84%) PaaS
2 27 (14.84%) SaaS
3 1 (0.55%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (8.79%) Firewall
2 10 (5.49%) DHCP
2 10 (5.49%) DNS
2 10 (5.49%) VLAN
3 8 (4.40%) SMTP
4 5 (2.75%) iSCSI
5 4 (2.20%) SAN
6 1 (0.55%) DMZ
6 1 (0.55%) Network Security
6 1 (0.55%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (43.96%) Oracle Database 12c
2 73 (40.11%) Oracle Database 11g
3 35 (19.23%) Oracle Reports
3 35 (19.23%) SQL Server
4 16 (8.79%) Relational Database
5 14 (7.69%) RDBMS
6 11 (6.04%) Oracle Database 10g
7 10 (5.49%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (4.95%) MySQL
9 8 (4.40%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (4.40%) Ingres
9 8 (4.40%) Oracle9i Database
9 8 (4.40%) SQL Server 2000
9 8 (4.40%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (3.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (2.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 5 (2.75%) Oracle ODI
11 5 (2.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (2.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (1.65%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 19 (10.44%) Oracle Forms
2 8 (4.40%) Visual Studio
3 5 (2.75%) JIRA
4 4 (2.20%) Eclipse
4 4 (2.20%) Git (software)
4 4 (2.20%) Oracle APEX
4 4 (2.20%) Rational Robot
5 3 (1.65%) ClearCase
5 3 (1.65%) IntelliJ
5 3 (1.65%) JUnit
5 3 (1.65%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.10%) JBehave
6 2 (1.10%) Maven
6 2 (1.10%) SoapUI
6 2 (1.10%) TeamCity
6 2 (1.10%) Toad
7 1 (0.55%) Ant
7 1 (0.55%) HP UFT
7 1 (0.55%) Mockito
7 1 (0.55%) Subversion
General
1 23 (12.64%) Finance
2 9 (4.95%) General Ledger
3 6 (3.30%) Banking
4 3 (1.65%) Retail
5 2 (1.10%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.55%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.55%) Electronics
6 1 (0.55%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.55%) Marketing
6 1 (0.55%) Prime Brokerage
6 1 (0.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 54 (29.67%) DBA
2 52 (28.57%) Oracle DBA
3 46 (25.27%) Developer
4 29 (15.93%) Oracle Developer
5 14 (7.69%) Administrator
5 14 (7.69%) Analyst
6 11 (6.04%) PL/SQL Developer
6 11 (6.04%) SQL Developer
7 9 (4.95%) Designer
7 9 (4.95%) Oracle Forms Developer
7 9 (4.95%) SQL DBA
8 8 (4.40%) Database Specialist
9 7 (3.85%) SQL Analyst
10 6 (3.30%) Analyst Programmer
10 6 (3.30%) Database Analyst
10 6 (3.30%) Java Developer
10 6 (3.30%) Oracle Specialist
10 6 (3.30%) PL/SQL Programmer
10 6 (3.30%) Programmer
10 6 (3.30%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (7.69%) .NET
2 12 (6.59%) SOAP
3 10 (5.49%) XML
4 9 (4.95%) Web Services
5 8 (4.40%) HTML
5 8 (4.40%) Middleware
5 8 (4.40%) Spring
6 7 (3.85%) Oracle Fusion
6 7 (3.85%) RESTful
7 6 (3.30%) CSS
7 6 (3.30%) XSLT
8 5 (2.75%) JMS
9 3 (1.65%) Ember.js
9 3 (1.65%) Entity Framework
9 3 (1.65%) Hibernate
9 3 (1.65%) JPA
9 3 (1.65%) JSF
9 3 (1.65%) WinForms
9 3 (1.65%) WPF
9 3 (1.65%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.40%) PKI
2 7 (3.85%) Clustering
3 6 (3.30%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.30%) Oracle Licensing
3 6 (3.30%) Performance Metrics
4 4 (2.20%) Virtual Team
5 3 (1.65%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.65%) Statistics
5 3 (1.65%) User Experience
6 2 (1.10%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.10%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.10%) Replication
7 1 (0.55%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.55%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.55%) DataPower
7 1 (0.55%) Derivative
7 1 (0.55%) EMC VMAX
7 1 (0.55%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.55%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 32 (17.58%) Linux
2 29 (15.93%) Unix
2 29 (15.93%) Windows
3 14 (7.69%) Solaris
4 4 (2.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (1.65%) AIX
6 2 (1.10%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.55%) CentOS
7 1 (0.55%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (27.47%) Performance Tuning
2 35 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (18.13%) ITIL
4 32 (17.58%) Open Source
5 31 (17.03%) High Availability
6 30 (16.48%) Change Management
7 26 (14.29%) Data Management
8 20 (10.99%) Continuous Improvement
9 18 (9.89%) DevOps
10 15 (8.24%) SOA
11 14 (7.69%) Migration
12 13 (7.14%) Unit Testing
13 12 (6.59%) Capacity Planning
13 12 (6.59%) Problem Management
13 12 (6.59%) TDD
14 11 (6.04%) Test Scripting
15 10 (5.49%) Project Management
15 10 (5.49%) Software Engineering
16 9 (4.95%) Cash Management
16 9 (4.95%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 65 (35.71%) SQL
2 31 (17.03%) PL/SQL
3 28 (15.38%) Java
4 18 (9.89%) Shell Script
5 9 (4.95%) C
5 9 (4.95%) JavaScript
6 8 (4.40%) C#
7 6 (3.30%) Bash Shell
7 6 (3.30%) COBOL
7 6 (3.30%) Ruby
8 5 (2.75%) Perl
9 4 (2.20%) Python
10 3 (1.65%) C++
10 3 (1.65%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.65%) VB
10 3 (1.65%) VB6
11 2 (1.10%) Delphi
11 2 (1.10%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.55%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.55%) VC++
Qualifications
1 37 (20.33%) Security Cleared
2 28 (15.38%) SC Cleared
3 8 (4.40%) BPSS Clearance
4 6 (3.30%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (2.75%) ISEB
5 5 (2.75%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.10%) Degree
6 2 (1.10%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.55%) CESG Certified Professional
7 1 (0.55%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (0.55%) MCSE
7 1 (0.55%) OCP
7 1 (0.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.85%) Disclosure Scotland
1 7 (3.85%) QA
2 1 (0.55%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (5.49%) Active Directory
1 10 (5.49%) Oracle RAC
1 10 (5.49%) VMware ESX
2 8 (4.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.75%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 5 (2.75%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (2.75%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.55%) MetaFrame
4 1 (0.55%) Snort
Systems Management
1 12 (6.59%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 12 (6.59%) Oracle RMAN
2 9 (4.95%) SCOM
3 8 (4.40%) Data Guard
4 5 (2.75%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (2.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 3 (1.65%) Graphite
6 3 (1.65%) Graylog
6 3 (1.65%) Oracle Identity Management
6 3 (1.65%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 3 (1.65%) Oracle ZFS
6 3 (1.65%) Puppet
7 1 (0.55%) EMC VPLEX
7 1 (0.55%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
7 1 (0.55%) Foglight
7 1 (0.55%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 1 (0.55%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 182 (100.00%) Oracle
2 24 (13.19%) VMware
3 19 (10.44%) Microsoft
4 6 (3.30%) Micro Focus
5 5 (2.75%) Red Hat
6 4 (2.20%) arcserve
6 4 (2.20%) IBM
6 4 (2.20%) Remedy
7 3 (1.65%) IDERA
8 2 (1.10%) Perforce
8 2 (1.10%) Sage
8 2 (1.10%) Sun
8 2 (1.10%) Teradata
9 1 (0.55%) EMC
9 1 (0.55%) F5
9 1 (0.55%) Google
9 1 (0.55%) Imperva
9 1 (0.55%) Kony
9 1 (0.55%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.55%) Yahoo!
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