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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 63 64 53
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -11
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 5 11 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.58% 1.11% 2.18%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.91% 5.73% 13.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 11
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£420 £393 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.00% +6.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £387 £390 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £434 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £355
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £31.70 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+49.84% -13.15%
Oracle Database
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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
128 192 143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 14.88% 19.41% 15.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 97 72
Average daily rate £375 £375 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £514 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Average hourly rate £55.65 - £26.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -8.33%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 10 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (60.00%) Java
3 5 (50.00%) Linux
4 4 (40.00%) UNIX
4 4 (40.00%) HTML
4 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 4 (40.00%) WebLogic
4 4 (40.00%) Red Hat
4 4 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (30.00%) WebSphere
5 3 (30.00%) Migration
5 3 (30.00%) Finance
5 3 (30.00%) TDD
5 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (30.00%) Solaris
5 3 (30.00%) PL/SQL
6 2 (20.00%) PHP
6 2 (20.00%) J2EE
6 2 (20.00%) Web Services
6 2 (20.00%) XML
6 2 (20.00%) CSS
6 2 (20.00%) SOAP
6 2 (20.00%) JBoss
6 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
6 2 (20.00%) JMS
6 2 (20.00%) Apache
6 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
6 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
6 2 (20.00%) MetaSolv
6 2 (20.00%) BEA

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 4 (40.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (30.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (20.00%) JBoss
3 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (20.00%) Apache
3 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (10.00%) LiveCycle
4 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) MPLS
1 2 (20.00%) SDH
1 2 (20.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (10.00%) SSH
2 1 (10.00%) SSL
2 1 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (20.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (10.00%) Xcelsius
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (10.00%) SAP BW
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (10.00%) MySQL
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Toad
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) DBA
1 2 (20.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (10.00%) Web Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) SAP Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Web Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Designer
2 1 (10.00%) Middleware Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Business Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Applications Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Designer
2 1 (10.00%) Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (10.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (20.00%) J2EE
2 2 (20.00%) Web Services
2 2 (20.00%) XML
2 2 (20.00%) CSS
2 2 (20.00%) SOAP
2 2 (20.00%) JMS
2 2 (20.00%) Middleware
2 2 (20.00%) JAXB
2 2 (20.00%) WSDL
2 2 (20.00%) Application Packaging
3 1 (10.00%) jQuery
3 1 (10.00%) Struts2
3 1 (10.00%) SAP XI
3 1 (10.00%) Spring
3 1 (10.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (10.00%) Struts
3 1 (10.00%) JSP
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Open Source
2 1 (10.00%) Reference Data
2 1 (10.00%) Replication
2 1 (10.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (40.00%) UNIX
2 4 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (30.00%) Solaris
4 1 (10.00%) Windows
4 1 (10.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Migration
1 3 (30.00%) TDD
2 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (20.00%) Scrum
2 2 (20.00%) Release Management
2 2 (20.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (10.00%) V-Model
3 1 (10.00%) Validation
3 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) MVC
3 1 (10.00%) DSDM
3 1 (10.00%) CRM
3 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (20.00%) PHP
5 1 (10.00%) C#
5 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (40.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (20.00%) MetaSolv
3 2 (20.00%) BEA
3 2 (20.00%) Sun
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) Cramer
4 1 (10.00%) Adobe
4 1 (10.00%) IBM
4 1 (10.00%) HP
4 1 (10.00%) Business Objects
4 1 (10.00%) SAP