The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Database skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading 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 67 65 57
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -8
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 16 11 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.55% 1.11% 1.84%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.09% 6.21% 9.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 11
Average daily rate £450 £425 £432
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -1.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £284 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £494 £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
Berkshire

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 Reading region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
176 177 197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 17.10% 17.82% 19.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 111 116
Average daily rate £425 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £518 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 5
Average hourly rate £9.50 - £9.10
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 Reading

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

Oracle Database Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Oracle Database
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Oracle Database Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Oracle Database
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

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

Oracle Database Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Oracle Database
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Oracle Database Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 37 (100.00%) Oracle
2 21 (56.76%) Unix
3 19 (51.35%) Linux
4 15 (40.54%) Oracle Database 12c
5 13 (35.14%) Oracle Database 11g
6 12 (32.43%) SQL
7 10 (27.03%) Degree
7 10 (27.03%) Migration
7 10 (27.03%) PostgreSQL
8 9 (24.32%) Solaris
8 9 (24.32%) Security Cleared
9 8 (21.62%) Computer Science
9 8 (21.62%) SC Cleared
10 7 (18.92%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (18.92%) Open Source
11 6 (16.22%) Oracle ODI
11 6 (16.22%) Data Centre
11 6 (16.22%) SDLC
11 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
12 5 (13.51%) Windows
12 5 (13.51%) EMC
12 5 (13.51%) Disaster Recovery
12 5 (13.51%) Replication
12 5 (13.51%) VMware
12 5 (13.51%) Oracle GoldenGate
13 4 (10.81%) Defect Management
13 4 (10.81%) Performance Tuning
13 4 (10.81%) 3PAR
13 4 (10.81%) Data Guard
13 4 (10.81%) Windows Server

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 1 (2.70%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Oracle 11i
1 3 (8.11%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (5.41%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (5.41%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (2.70%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (2.70%) SAP Business ByDesign
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.70%) Boomi
1 1 (2.70%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.81%) SAN
2 3 (8.11%) Diameter Protocol
2 3 (8.11%) Fibre Channel
2 3 (8.11%) Firewall
2 3 (8.11%) GPRS
2 3 (8.11%) SS7
2 3 (8.11%) UMTS
2 3 (8.11%) WCDMA
3 2 (5.41%) CDMA
3 2 (5.41%) GSM
3 2 (5.41%) H.323
3 2 (5.41%) Internet
3 2 (5.41%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (5.41%) MGCP
3 2 (5.41%) NGN
3 2 (5.41%) VoIP
4 1 (2.70%) HTTP
4 1 (2.70%) HTTPS
4 1 (2.70%) LAN
4 1 (2.70%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (40.54%) Oracle Database 12c
2 13 (35.14%) Oracle Database 11g
3 10 (27.03%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (18.92%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (16.22%) Oracle ODI
5 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
6 4 (10.81%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (8.11%) Oracle9i Database
8 2 (5.41%) CloverETL
8 2 (5.41%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (2.70%) ActiveReports
9 1 (2.70%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (2.70%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 1 (2.70%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 1 (2.70%) Cognos Report Studio
9 1 (2.70%) Cognos Transformer
9 1 (2.70%) QlikView
9 1 (2.70%) Redis
9 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
9 1 (2.70%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.70%) SoapUI
2 1 (2.70%) Toad
General
1 3 (8.11%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.70%) Banking
2 1 (2.70%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Investment Banking
2 1 (2.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (40.54%) DBA
2 12 (32.43%) Oracle DBA
3 8 (21.62%) PostgreSQL DBA
4 5 (13.51%) Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Architect
5 4 (10.81%) Oracle Specialist
5 4 (10.81%) PostgreSQL Specialist
6 3 (8.11%) Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Senior Test Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Storage Architect
6 3 (8.11%) Support Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Technical Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Technical Support
6 3 (8.11%) Technical Support Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Test Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) EMC Storage Architect
7 2 (5.41%) Network Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Network Support
7 2 (5.41%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.51%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 3 (8.11%) PostGIS
3 1 (2.70%) Django
3 1 (2.70%) JDBC
3 1 (2.70%) Middleware
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (2.70%) REST
3 1 (2.70%) SOAP
3 1 (2.70%) Web Services
3 1 (2.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) Computer Science
2 6 (16.22%) Data Centre
3 5 (13.51%) Replication
4 3 (8.11%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (8.11%) Mathematics
4 3 (8.11%) Private Cloud
5 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (5.41%) Client/Server
5 2 (5.41%) Management Information System
5 2 (5.41%) N-Tier
6 1 (2.70%) Data Structures
6 1 (2.70%) Grid Computing
6 1 (2.70%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (2.70%) Public Cloud
6 1 (2.70%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 21 (56.76%) Unix
2 19 (51.35%) Linux
3 9 (24.32%) Solaris
4 5 (13.51%) Windows
5 4 (10.81%) Windows Server
6 3 (8.11%) AIX
6 3 (8.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.03%) Migration
2 7 (18.92%) Open Source
3 6 (16.22%) SDLC
4 5 (13.51%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (10.81%) Defect Management
5 4 (10.81%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (10.81%) Risk Management
6 3 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (8.11%) Data Analysis
6 3 (8.11%) Data Protection
6 3 (8.11%) Database Security
6 3 (8.11%) Database Tuning
6 3 (8.11%) ETL
6 3 (8.11%) Performance Management
6 3 (8.11%) Project Management
6 3 (8.11%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (5.41%) Change Management
7 2 (5.41%) ERP
7 2 (5.41%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 12 (32.43%) SQL
2 4 (10.81%) VB
3 2 (5.41%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.41%) PL/SQL
3 2 (5.41%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.70%) Groovy
4 1 (2.70%) Java
4 1 (2.70%) PHP
4 1 (2.70%) Python
4 1 (2.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (27.03%) Degree
2 9 (24.32%) Security Cleared
3 8 (21.62%) SC Cleared
4 3 (8.11%) OCP
4 3 (8.11%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (5.41%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (2.70%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) SLA
2 2 (5.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 3 (8.11%) Oracle RAC
1 3 (8.11%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.70%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (10.81%) Data Guard
2 3 (8.11%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (8.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (8.11%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (8.11%) Puppet
2 3 (8.11%) vMotion
3 2 (5.41%) Nagios
4 1 (2.70%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (2.70%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 37 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (13.51%) EMC
2 5 (13.51%) VMware
3 4 (10.81%) 3PAR
4 3 (8.11%) Dell
4 3 (8.11%) HP
4 3 (8.11%) Informatica
4 3 (8.11%) NetApp
4 3 (8.11%) Red Hat
4 3 (8.11%) Sybase
4 3 (8.11%) TIBCO
4 3 (8.11%) Veritas
5 2 (5.41%) Cisco
5 2 (5.41%) Endeca
5 2 (5.41%) F5
5 2 (5.41%) SAP
5 2 (5.41%) Splunk
6 1 (2.70%) Concur
6 1 (2.70%) IBM
6 1 (2.70%) Microsoft