The first table below looks at the demand for Oracle Database skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Oxford region.

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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 27 34 30
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -4
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 3 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 1.24% 0.40% 2.77%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.82% 3.13% 14.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 5
Average daily rate £475 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £367
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -3.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.25 £34.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+18.69% +2.20%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
44 32 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 18.26% 12.90% 19.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 16 42
Average daily rate £325 £400 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +16.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Average hourly rate - £11.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -37.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
Oracle Database
Oxfordshire

Oracle Database
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Database across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Oracle Database Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Oracle Database
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Oracle Database across the Oxford region.

Oracle Database Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Oracle Database
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Database across the Oxford region.

Oracle Database Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 10 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (60.00%) ETL
2 6 (60.00%) Data Management
2 6 (60.00%) DataFlux
3 5 (50.00%) ITIL
4 3 (30.00%) SAS
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (20.00%) SQL
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (20.00%) Clustering
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (10.00%) Korn
6 1 (10.00%) Degree
6 1 (10.00%) Perl
6 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (10.00%) C-shell
6 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (10.00%) MarkLogic
6 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
6 1 (10.00%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (10.00%) Lean Six Sigma
6 1 (10.00%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (10.00%) HP

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 3 (30.00%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) SAN
1 1 (10.00%) SMTP
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (10.00%) MarkLogic
2 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (10.00%) OLTP
2 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle8/8i Database
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (10.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (10.00%) Business Objects Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Team Leader
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (10.00%) SQL DBA
3 1 (10.00%) UNIX Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Business Developer
3 1 (10.00%) DBA
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) UNIX
1 1 (10.00%) Solaris
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) ETL
1 6 (60.00%) Data Management
2 5 (50.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (10.00%) Lean Six Sigma
3 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (10.00%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) Korn
2 1 (10.00%) Perl
2 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (10.00%) C-shell
2 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (10.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (60.00%) DataFlux
3 1 (10.00%) HP
3 1 (10.00%) Veritas
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (10.00%) Business Objects
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
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