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 31 October 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 69 66 51
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -15
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 75 67 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 2.30% 2.38% 3.07%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.22% 10.95% 14.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 35 47
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£350 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £259 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £465 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 7
Average hourly rate £67.00 - £43.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £35.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -20.00%
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
734 612 667
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 22.55% 21.77% 21.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 459 324 359
Average daily rate £350 £310 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% +1.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 28 35
Average hourly rate £27.50 £21.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.95% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £40.57 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.75 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+9.16% -7.69%

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 31 October 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 31 October 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 -1 31 £306 -10.58% 9
Lancashire -8 18 £439 +15.08% 1
Cheshire -4 13 £423 +30.00% 6
Merseyside -2 5 £381 -19.73% 3
Cumbria -1 1 - -
Oracle Database
England

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 October 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.

1 138 (100.00%) Oracle
2 82 (59.42%) SQL
3 49 (35.51%) Oracle Database 11g
4 46 (33.33%) PL/SQL
5 41 (29.71%) Web Services
6 35 (25.36%) SQL Server
7 30 (21.74%) Linux
8 29 (21.01%) Java
8 29 (21.01%) XML
9 28 (20.29%) Oracle Database 10g
10 27 (19.57%) Data Modelling
10 27 (19.57%) Analytical Skills
11 26 (18.84%) Migration
12 24 (17.39%) Finance
13 23 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
14 21 (15.22%) Informatica
14 21 (15.22%) OO
14 21 (15.22%) Subversion
14 21 (15.22%) jQuery
14 21 (15.22%) Dimensional Modelling
15 20 (14.49%) UNIX
15 20 (14.49%) Microsoft
15 20 (14.49%) ETL
16 19 (13.77%) HP
16 19 (13.77%) ERwin
16 19 (13.77%) Data Warehouse
17 18 (13.04%) Red Hat
17 18 (13.04%) Relational Database
18 17 (12.32%) WebLogic
18 17 (12.32%) JavaScript

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

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 17 (12.32%) WebLogic
2 8 (5.80%) Apache
2 8 (5.80%) Tomcat
2 8 (5.80%) SAS
3 7 (5.07%) IIS
3 7 (5.07%) JBoss
3 7 (5.07%) WebLogic Integration
4 5 (3.62%) Oracle Service Bus
4 5 (3.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 4 (2.90%) Documentum
5 4 (2.90%) AquaLogic
6 2 (1.45%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.45%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.45%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.72%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.72%) Oracle 9iAS
7 1 (0.72%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (0.72%) CICS
7 1 (0.72%) NetWeaver
7 1 (0.72%) Lync
Applications
1 11 (7.97%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.45%) MS Project
2 2 (1.45%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.72%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 13 (9.42%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (5.80%) Oracle EBS R12
3 6 (4.35%) Oracle Applications
3 6 (4.35%) Oracle 11i
4 5 (3.62%) Oracle General Ledger
5 4 (2.90%) Oracle Payables
5 4 (2.90%) Oracle Receivables
5 4 (2.90%) Oracle Assets
6 2 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (1.45%) SAP ERP
6 2 (1.45%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.72%) Summit
7 1 (0.72%) BusinessWorks
7 1 (0.72%) SAP R/3
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.07%) FTP
2 3 (2.17%) SAN
2 3 (2.17%) Firewall
2 3 (2.17%) NAS
2 3 (2.17%) DHCP
3 2 (1.45%) Intranet
3 2 (1.45%) HTTP
4 1 (0.72%) NetScaler
4 1 (0.72%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.72%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (35.51%) Oracle Database 11g
2 35 (25.36%) SQL Server
3 28 (20.29%) Oracle Database 10g
4 19 (13.77%) Data Warehouse
5 18 (13.04%) Relational Database
6 14 (10.14%) PowerCenter
7 13 (9.42%) SQL Server 2008
8 12 (8.70%) MS Access
9 11 (7.97%) RDBMS
10 9 (6.52%) Oracle Reports
11 6 (4.35%) Base SAS
11 6 (4.35%) Oracle ODI
11 6 (4.35%) JasperReports
12 5 (3.62%) BODI
13 4 (2.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 4 (2.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 3 (2.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 3 (2.17%) Oracle Database 12c
14 3 (2.17%) Oracle BI EE
15 2 (1.45%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 21 (15.22%) Subversion
2 19 (13.77%) ERwin
3 16 (11.59%) Git (software)
4 9 (6.52%) Rational Rose
5 7 (5.07%) Eclipse
5 7 (5.07%) Toad
6 6 (4.35%) NetBeans
6 6 (4.35%) Oracle Forms
7 5 (3.62%) Oracle APEX
8 2 (1.45%) Ant
8 2 (1.45%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.45%) LoadRunner
9 1 (0.72%) Maven
9 1 (0.72%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.72%) MSTest
9 1 (0.72%) Gerrit
General
1 24 (17.39%) Finance
2 6 (4.35%) Advertising
2 6 (4.35%) Banking
2 6 (4.35%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.62%) Back Office
4 4 (2.90%) General Ledger
5 3 (2.17%) Retail
6 2 (1.45%) German Language
7 1 (0.72%) Front Office
7 1 (0.72%) Legal
Job Titles
1 71 (51.45%) Developer
2 16 (11.59%) PHP Developer
3 15 (10.87%) Java Developer
4 14 (10.14%) Oracle Developer
5 11 (7.97%) Consultant
6 8 (5.80%) DBA
6 8 (5.80%) Analyst
6 8 (5.80%) Tester
6 8 (5.80%) Oracle DBA
7 5 (3.62%) Programmer
7 5 (3.62%) Architect
7 5 (3.62%) SAS Developer
7 5 (3.62%) Non-Functional Tester
8 4 (2.90%) Project Manager
8 4 (2.90%) Test Analyst
9 3 (2.17%) Software Developer
9 3 (2.17%) Administrator
9 3 (2.17%) VB Developer
9 3 (2.17%) SQL Developer
9 3 (2.17%) Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (29.71%) Web Services
2 29 (21.01%) XML
3 21 (15.22%) jQuery
4 17 (12.32%) LAMP
5 16 (11.59%) XSD
5 16 (11.59%) XSLT
6 15 (10.87%) Middleware
6 15 (10.87%) RabbitMQ
7 14 (10.14%) Spring
8 13 (9.42%) Java EE
9 11 (7.97%) JSF
9 11 (7.97%) HTML
10 7 (5.07%) J2EE
10 7 (5.07%) JMS
10 7 (5.07%) JPA
11 6 (4.35%) JDBC
11 6 (4.35%) Swing
11 6 (4.35%) EJB
11 6 (4.35%) Java SE
11 6 (4.35%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 27 (19.57%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (9.42%) Derivative
3 11 (7.97%) Data Integration
4 10 (7.25%) Open Source
5 7 (5.07%) Data Extraction
5 7 (5.07%) N-Tier
6 6 (4.35%) Computer Science
6 6 (4.35%) Algorithms
7 4 (2.90%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (2.17%) Replication
9 2 (1.45%) PMI
9 2 (1.45%) Mainframe
9 2 (1.45%) Statistics
9 2 (1.45%) User Experience
9 2 (1.45%) HP Superdome
10 1 (0.72%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.72%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 30 (21.74%) Linux
2 20 (14.49%) UNIX
3 15 (10.87%) Windows
4 14 (10.14%) Solaris
5 13 (9.42%) HPUX
6 9 (6.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (5.80%) SUSE
8 7 (5.07%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (2.17%) AIX
9 3 (2.17%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (19.57%) Data Modelling
2 26 (18.84%) Migration
3 23 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 21 (15.22%) OO
4 21 (15.22%) Dimensional Modelling
5 20 (14.49%) ETL
6 15 (10.87%) Data Architecture
7 14 (10.14%) SOA
8 13 (9.42%) Business Analysis
9 11 (7.97%) EAI
10 10 (7.25%) Data Migration
11 9 (6.52%) Performance Testing
11 9 (6.52%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (5.80%) Integration Testing
12 8 (5.80%) Statistical Analysis
12 8 (5.80%) Data Mapping
13 7 (5.07%) Release Management
13 7 (5.07%) Security Testing
13 7 (5.07%) Data Cleansing
13 7 (5.07%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 82 (59.42%) SQL
2 46 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 29 (21.01%) Java
4 17 (12.32%) JavaScript
4 17 (12.32%) PHP
5 14 (10.14%) Shell Script
6 12 (8.70%) VB
7 9 (6.52%) VBA
8 7 (5.07%) FoxPro (VFP)
9 5 (3.62%) XQuery
10 4 (2.90%) VB6
10 4 (2.90%) T-SQL
10 4 (2.90%) VBScript
10 4 (2.90%) C#
11 2 (1.45%) C
12 1 (0.72%) Perl
12 1 (0.72%) Python
12 1 (0.72%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 14 (10.14%) Security Cleared
2 11 (7.97%) SC Cleared
3 8 (5.80%) ISEB
3 8 (5.80%) ISTQB
4 7 (5.07%) ISEB Practitioner
4 7 (5.07%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 6 (4.35%) Degree
6 2 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.45%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.17%) SLA
2 2 (1.45%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.72%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 8 (5.80%) Oracle RAC
2 7 (5.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.17%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.45%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 2 (1.45%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.72%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (7.97%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (5.07%) Data Guard
3 2 (1.45%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.72%) SCCM
4 1 (0.72%) SCOM
4 1 (0.72%) OpenView
4 1 (0.72%) SCSM
Vendors
1 138 (100.00%) Oracle
2 21 (15.22%) Informatica
3 20 (14.49%) Microsoft
4 19 (13.77%) HP
5 18 (13.04%) Red Hat
6 14 (10.14%) CA
7 13 (9.42%) TIBCO
8 12 (8.70%) Business Objects
9 8 (5.80%) SAP
9 8 (5.80%) IBM
9 8 (5.80%) VMware
10 5 (3.62%) Cisco
10 5 (3.62%) Sage
11 4 (2.90%) BEA
11 4 (2.90%) Compuware
11 4 (2.90%) F5
12 3 (2.17%) NetApp
13 2 (1.45%) Siebel
13 2 (1.45%) Tableau
14 1 (0.72%) Kalido
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