The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 20 - 30
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 19 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 7.17% - 1.24%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 32.76% - 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 0 1
Average daily rate £369 - £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.88 £45.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year
-7.96% +17.43%
Oracle Database
Oxfordshire

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 Oxford region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
58 72 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 21.89% 19.51% 18.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 58 30
Average daily rate £375 £340 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £11.00 £30.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.33% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £32.10 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.80% -8.28%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle Database across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Oracle Database Daily Rate Histogram 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 29 April 2016, 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 27 (100.00%) Oracle
2 16 (59.26%) SQL
3 12 (44.44%) PL/SQL
3 12 (44.44%) Linux
4 11 (40.74%) Oracle RMAN
4 11 (40.74%) Oracle RAC
4 11 (40.74%) Data Guard
5 10 (37.04%) Unix
6 9 (33.33%) OCP
6 9 (33.33%) Oracle Certification
7 8 (29.63%) ETL
7 8 (29.63%) MySQL
7 8 (29.63%) Replication
7 8 (29.63%) Clustering
7 8 (29.63%) Oracle Database 11g
8 7 (25.93%) Shell Script
9 6 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (22.22%) XML
9 6 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (22.22%) Oracle BI EE
9 6 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (18.52%) Kimball Methodology
10 5 (18.52%) Performance Monitoring
10 5 (18.52%) JPA
10 5 (18.52%) Data Architecture
10 5 (18.52%) RESTful
10 5 (18.52%) Business Analysis
10 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (18.52%) Data Analysis
10 5 (18.52%) Spring

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 (11.11%) Apache Solr
1 3 (11.11%) IIS
1 3 (11.11%) JBoss
1 3 (11.11%) Oracle Service Bus
1 3 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 3 (11.11%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) Intranet
2 1 (3.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) MySQL
1 8 (29.63%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (22.22%) Oracle BI EE
3 5 (18.52%) Oracle Database 10g
3 5 (18.52%) Oracle OWB
4 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) JIRA
2 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 3 (11.11%) Subversion
2 3 (11.11%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 1 (3.70%) Finance
1 1 (3.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) DBA
1 12 (44.44%) Developer
1 12 (44.44%) Oracle DBA
2 6 (22.22%) Administrator
2 6 (22.22%) OBIEE Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Consultant
3 5 (18.52%) OBIEE Consultant
4 4 (14.81%) Oracle Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Java Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Integration Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (7.41%) Oracle BI Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Oracle BI Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Oracle Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Technical Support
6 2 (7.41%) Unix Administrator
6 2 (7.41%) Unix DBA
7 1 (3.70%) AWS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (22.22%) XML
2 5 (18.52%) JPA
2 5 (18.52%) RESTful
2 5 (18.52%) Spring
3 4 (14.81%) XML Schema
4 3 (11.11%) Apache Camel
4 3 (11.11%) Apache CXF
4 3 (11.11%) Castor
4 3 (11.11%) Classic ASP
4 3 (11.11%) CSS
4 3 (11.11%) Hibernate
4 3 (11.11%) HTML
4 3 (11.11%) HTML5
4 3 (11.11%) Oracle Fusion
4 3 (11.11%) SOAP
4 3 (11.11%) Web Services
5 2 (7.41%) Java EE
6 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
6 1 (3.70%) Java EE 5
6 1 (3.70%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Clustering
1 8 (29.63%) Replication
2 2 (7.41%) Data Integration
3 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (44.44%) Linux
2 10 (37.04%) Unix
3 4 (14.81%) Windows
4 3 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) ETL
2 6 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (18.52%) Business Analysis
3 5 (18.52%) Data Analysis
3 5 (18.52%) Data Architecture
3 5 (18.52%) Kimball Methodology
3 5 (18.52%) Performance Monitoring
4 4 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (14.81%) Project Management
4 4 (14.81%) Release Management
5 3 (11.11%) Automated Testing
5 3 (11.11%) Integration Testing
5 3 (11.11%) Migration
5 3 (11.11%) SEO
5 3 (11.11%) SOA
6 2 (7.41%) SDLC
7 1 (3.70%) Dashboard Development
7 1 (3.70%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (59.26%) SQL
2 12 (44.44%) PL/SQL
3 7 (25.93%) Shell Script
4 5 (18.52%) Java
5 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.70%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (33.33%) OCP
1 9 (33.33%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (40.74%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 11 (40.74%) Data Guard
1 11 (40.74%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
3 3 (11.11%) Google
3 3 (11.11%) Red Hat
3 3 (11.11%) Talend
4 1 (3.70%) Informatica