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 22 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 32 28 19
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -9
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 1 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.39% 1.98% 5.08%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.13% 10.53% 19.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 10
Average daily rate
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£500 £575 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.04% +24.32%
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £358 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.69% +2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
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
47 38 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 18.15% 18.81% 26.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 19 39
Average daily rate £300 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £440 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £12.00 £20.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -42.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.09 £30.00 £31.75
% change year-on-year
+6.96% -5.51%

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 22 September 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 9 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (55.56%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
4 3 (33.33%) UNIX
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (33.33%) Migration
5 2 (22.22%) Scrum
5 2 (22.22%) Business Objects
5 2 (22.22%) CSS
5 2 (22.22%) JSP
5 2 (22.22%) Windows
5 2 (22.22%) Linux
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (22.22%) HTML
5 2 (22.22%) Java
5 2 (22.22%) VB
5 2 (22.22%) MySQL
5 2 (22.22%) jQuery
5 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
5 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
5 2 (22.22%) MVC
5 2 (22.22%) Spring
5 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (22.22%) VB6
5 2 (22.22%) Spring MVC
6 1 (11.11%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (11.11%) Northgate
6 1 (11.11%) Capita
6 1 (11.11%) Academy Housing

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Academy Housing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (22.22%) MySQL
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (11.11%) OLTP
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (11.11%) SQLPlus
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Java Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Business Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Business Objects Developer
2 2 (22.22%) VB Developer
2 2 (22.22%) VB6 Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Team Leader
3 1 (11.11%) SQL DBA
3 1 (11.11%) Data Migration Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) DBA
3 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Support
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
1 2 (22.22%) CSS
1 2 (22.22%) JSP
1 2 (22.22%) Spring
1 2 (22.22%) Spring MVC
1 2 (22.22%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) UNIX
2 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (22.22%) Scrum
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) MVC
3 1 (11.11%) Workflow
3 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) VB
2 2 (22.22%) VB6
2 2 (22.22%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) Business Objects
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Northgate
3 1 (11.11%) Capita