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 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 63 75 97
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +22
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 5 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.58% 0.79% 0.22%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.17% 4.04% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 1
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£425 £348 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.30% -26.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.38% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.73 £36.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-6.31% +16.12%
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
120 198 193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 13.81% 19.47% 14.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 87 67
Average daily rate £376 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.18% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £625 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £338
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £16.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -41.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.05
% change year-on-year
- -6.39%

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
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 19 September 2014, 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 15 (100.00%) Oracle
2 8 (53.33%) SQL
3 7 (46.67%) Java
3 7 (46.67%) Oracle Database 10g
4 6 (40.00%) WebLogic
4 6 (40.00%) Windows
5 5 (33.33%) Linux
5 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 5 (33.33%) PL/SQL
5 5 (33.33%) ESRI
5 5 (33.33%) ArcGIS
5 5 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (26.67%) Cisco IOS
6 4 (26.67%) Degree
6 4 (26.67%) ArcObjects
6 4 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (26.67%) Data Analysis
6 4 (26.67%) Statistics
6 4 (26.67%) Oracle Spatial
6 4 (26.67%) Xen
6 4 (26.67%) Data Validation
6 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
6 4 (26.67%) GIS
6 4 (26.67%) Validation
6 4 (26.67%) Cisco
6 4 (26.67%) IBM
6 4 (26.67%) Citrix
6 4 (26.67%) Red Hat
6 4 (26.67%) zOS
6 4 (26.67%) .NET

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 6 (40.00%) WebLogic
2 5 (33.33%) ArcGIS
3 4 (26.67%) Oracle Spatial
3 4 (26.67%) Apache
4 2 (13.33%) WebSphere
5 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle BRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (13.33%) MPLS
2 2 (13.33%) SDH
2 2 (13.33%) Ethernet
3 1 (6.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) Oracle Database 10g
2 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (26.67%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (26.67%) Data Mining
4 1 (6.67%) MySQL
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Toad
General
1 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Military
2 1 (6.67%) Billing
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Senior Analyst
1 4 (26.67%) Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Information Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) GIS Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Senior GIS Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle DBA
3 2 (13.33%) Information Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) DBA
3 2 (13.33%) Security Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) ArcObjects
1 4 (26.67%) .NET
2 3 (20.00%) XML
3 2 (13.33%) JAXB
3 2 (13.33%) JMS
3 2 (13.33%) WSDL
3 2 (13.33%) SOAP
3 2 (13.33%) Web Services
4 1 (6.67%) Classic ASP
4 1 (6.67%) CSS
4 1 (6.67%) JSP
4 1 (6.67%) J2EE
4 1 (6.67%) HTML
4 1 (6.67%) XSLT
4 1 (6.67%) Middleware
4 1 (6.67%) Spring
4 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
4 1 (6.67%) jQuery
4 1 (6.67%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Statistics
1 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
1 4 (26.67%) GIS
2 1 (6.67%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Linux
3 4 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (26.67%) zOS
4 3 (20.00%) UNIX
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Data Analysis
1 4 (26.67%) Data Validation
1 4 (26.67%) Validation
1 4 (26.67%) ETL
2 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (13.33%) TDD
3 2 (13.33%) Data Migration
3 2 (13.33%) Migration
4 1 (6.67%) SOA
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL
4 1 (6.67%) MVC
4 1 (6.67%) E-business
4 1 (6.67%) Scrum
4 1 (6.67%) Benchmarking
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) MODAF
4 1 (6.67%) Revenue Management
4 1 (6.67%) Test Automation
4 1 (6.67%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 7 (46.67%) Java
3 5 (33.33%) PL/SQL
4 3 (20.00%) Python
5 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
2 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) MCSE
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Xen
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Nessus
2 1 (6.67%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (33.33%) ESRI
3 4 (26.67%) Cisco
3 4 (26.67%) IBM
3 4 (26.67%) Citrix
3 4 (26.67%) Red Hat
4 2 (13.33%) BEA
4 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (13.33%) Cramer
4 2 (13.33%) MetaSolv
5 1 (6.67%) Fujitsu