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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 63 56 66
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +10
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 4 30 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.44% 2.69% 1.72%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.78% 12.66% 9.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 22 11
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£188 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-51.92% +4.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £33.45 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+42.00% -25.66%
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
144 237 205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 15.89% 21.22% 17.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 122 99
Average daily rate £380 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £252 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £488 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Average hourly rate £175.00 £17.50 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+900.00% -31.37%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -9.83%

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 18 December 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 10 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 5 (50.00%) Linux
3 4 (40.00%) PL/SQL
3 4 (40.00%) Windows
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (40.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (40.00%) Red Hat
3 4 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (30.00%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (30.00%) TDD
4 3 (30.00%) Xen
4 3 (30.00%) zOS
4 3 (30.00%) Citrix
4 3 (30.00%) Cisco
4 3 (30.00%) IBM
4 3 (30.00%) Apache
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (20.00%) JMS
5 2 (20.00%) SDH
5 2 (20.00%) Ethernet
5 2 (20.00%) WSDL
5 2 (20.00%) Toad
5 2 (20.00%) .NET
5 2 (20.00%) HTML
5 2 (20.00%) CSS
5 2 (20.00%) SOAP

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 5 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (30.00%) Apache
3 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (10.00%) LiveCycle
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Spatial
4 1 (10.00%) ArcGIS
4 1 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (20.00%) SDH
2 2 (20.00%) Ethernet
2 2 (20.00%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (10.00%) MySQL
4 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (10.00%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Toad
2 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (20.00%) DBA
1 2 (20.00%) Security Consultant
1 2 (20.00%) Analyst
1 2 (20.00%) Consultant
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Information Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Designer
2 1 (10.00%) Information Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Designer
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) JMS
1 2 (20.00%) WSDL
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
1 2 (20.00%) HTML
1 2 (20.00%) CSS
1 2 (20.00%) SOAP
1 2 (20.00%) Web Services
1 2 (20.00%) XML
1 2 (20.00%) JAXB
2 1 (10.00%) jQuery
2 1 (10.00%) Struts2
2 1 (10.00%) Spring
2 1 (10.00%) ArcObjects
2 1 (10.00%) Struts
2 1 (10.00%) JSP
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Reference Data
1 1 (10.00%) Open Source
1 1 (10.00%) Statistics
1 1 (10.00%) GIS
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (30.00%) zOS
4 1 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) TDD
2 2 (20.00%) Validation
2 2 (20.00%) Migration
2 2 (20.00%) Scrum
2 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Data Validation
3 1 (10.00%) V-Model
3 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (10.00%) MVC
3 1 (10.00%) Benchmarking
3 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (10.00%) ETL
3 1 (10.00%) DSDM
3 1 (10.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
1 5 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (10.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (40.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (30.00%) Citrix
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco
3 3 (30.00%) IBM
4 2 (20.00%) BEA
4 2 (20.00%) MetaSolv
4 2 (20.00%) Cramer
5 1 (10.00%) ESRI
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (10.00%) Adobe
Reading, Berkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £380 - £450 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago