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 1 May 2015 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 65 50 64
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +14
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 11 22 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.14% 2.12% 1.19%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.14% 11.58% 7.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 12 5
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£419 £428 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.21% +42.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £147 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £473 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +6.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.50 £38.75 £34.75
% change year-on-year
+17.43% +11.49%
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
154 190 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 15.94% 18.27% 16.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 115 58
Average daily rate £403 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 10
Average hourly rate - £13.50 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -53.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +25.00%

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 1 May 2015.

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 1 May 2015, 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 17 (100.00%) Oracle
2 9 (52.94%) Linux
3 8 (47.06%) UNIX
3 8 (47.06%) Java
3 8 (47.06%) Middleware
4 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
4 7 (41.18%) WebLogic
4 7 (41.18%) Solaris
5 6 (35.29%) Tomcat
5 6 (35.29%) J2EE
5 6 (35.29%) Sun
5 6 (35.29%) Finance
5 6 (35.29%) Application Packaging
5 6 (35.29%) Release Management
6 5 (29.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (29.41%) SharePoint Server
6 5 (29.41%) Red Hat
6 5 (29.41%) HTML
6 5 (29.41%) PHP
6 5 (29.41%) SharePoint
7 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
7 4 (23.53%) JBoss
7 4 (23.53%) Apache
8 3 (17.65%) Migration
8 3 (17.65%) Replication
8 3 (17.65%) HP
8 3 (17.65%) SSL
8 3 (17.65%) SSH
8 3 (17.65%) PKI
8 3 (17.65%) Open Source

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 7 (41.18%) WebLogic
2 6 (35.29%) Tomcat
3 5 (29.41%) SharePoint Server
3 5 (29.41%) SharePoint
4 4 (23.53%) JBoss
4 4 (23.53%) Apache
5 1 (5.88%) NetWeaver
5 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
2 3 (17.65%) SSL
2 3 (17.65%) SSH
3 1 (5.88%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
2 2 (11.76%) SAP BW
2 2 (11.76%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.88%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (5.88%) MySQL
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle8/8i Database
3 1 (5.88%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.88%) Xcelsius
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) ProC
1 1 (5.88%) ClearCase
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Administrator
2 3 (17.65%) Architect
2 3 (17.65%) Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Middleware Specialist
3 2 (11.76%) Security Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) DBA
4 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Applications Support
4 1 (5.88%) Solutions Designer
4 1 (5.88%) Java Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) Business Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Applications Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) PHP Developer
4 1 (5.88%) SAP Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Web Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Designer
4 1 (5.88%) Web Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) SOA Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) Middleware
2 6 (35.29%) J2EE
2 6 (35.29%) Application Packaging
3 5 (29.41%) HTML
4 2 (11.76%) JSP
5 1 (5.88%) SAP XI
5 1 (5.88%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (5.88%) SOAP
5 1 (5.88%) Struts
5 1 (5.88%) CSS
5 1 (5.88%) Spring
5 1 (5.88%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (5.88%) jQuery
5 1 (5.88%) Struts2
5 1 (5.88%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Replication
1 3 (17.65%) PKI
1 3 (17.65%) Open Source
2 1 (5.88%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Linux
2 8 (47.06%) UNIX
3 7 (41.18%) Solaris
4 5 (29.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (11.76%) HPUX
6 1 (5.88%) Windows
6 1 (5.88%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Release Management
2 3 (17.65%) Migration
3 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Scrum
4 1 (5.88%) MVC
4 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.88%) BPEL
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL
4 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.88%) SOA
4 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) Java
2 5 (29.41%) PHP
3 2 (11.76%) SQL
3 2 (11.76%) C
4 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.88%) ABAP
4 1 (5.88%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) DV Cleared
1 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) JSP 440
1 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V
1 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Control-M
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
3 6 (35.29%) Sun
4 5 (29.41%) Red Hat
5 3 (17.65%) HP
6 2 (11.76%) SAP
6 2 (11.76%) Juniper
6 2 (11.76%) Symantec
6 2 (11.76%) VMware
7 1 (5.88%) Ab Initio
7 1 (5.88%) Ericsson
7 1 (5.88%) Business Objects
7 1 (5.88%) IBM
7 1 (5.88%) Netezza