The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Database skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset 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 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 36 44 29
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -15
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 11 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 3.35% 1.92% 1.02%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.83% 7.37% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 1
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£328 £375 £301
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.66% +24.58%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £370
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 £36.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £31.50 £37.25
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -15.43%
Oracle Database
South West

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 Somerset region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
93 95 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 28.35% 26.03% 23.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 79 31
Average daily rate £350 £325 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £275 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £413 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 1
Average hourly rate £30.00 £36.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -10.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

Oracle Database
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Oracle Database Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Oracle Database
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Oracle Database Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Oracle Database
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Oracle Database Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

Oracle Database
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Database within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Taunton +14 4 £326 -13.00%
Yeovil 0 4 £310 -
Bath - 1 £400 - 1
Bridgwater - 1 £375 -
Oracle Database
South West

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 22 (100.00%) Oracle
2 21 (95.45%) SQL
3 18 (81.82%) SQL Server
4 17 (77.27%) Oracle Database 11g
5 15 (68.18%) Microsoft
6 14 (63.64%) Oracle Reports
7 12 (54.55%) Java
8 11 (50.00%) PL/SQL
8 11 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
9 10 (45.45%) UNIX
10 6 (27.27%) Oracle Database 10g
11 5 (22.73%) Windows
11 5 (22.73%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
12 4 (18.18%) PowerShell
12 4 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (18.18%) Scrum
12 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (18.18%) C#
12 4 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (18.18%) ETL
12 4 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
12 4 (18.18%) Kimball Methodology
13 3 (13.64%) Database Security
13 3 (13.64%) DevOps
13 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
13 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
13 3 (13.64%) Citrix
13 3 (13.64%) SLA
14 2 (9.09%) Toad

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.55%) Apache
2 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (81.82%) SQL Server
2 17 (77.27%) Oracle Database 11g
3 14 (63.64%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (27.27%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (9.09%) SQLPlus
7 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (4.55%) MS Access
7 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 11 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (9.09%) Toad
3 1 (4.55%) Eclipse
3 1 (4.55%) Ant
3 1 (4.55%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) Developer
2 10 (45.45%) Analyst
2 10 (45.45%) Oracle Developer
2 10 (45.45%) PL/SQL Developer
2 10 (45.45%) Oracle Analyst
2 10 (45.45%) SQL Developer
3 9 (40.91%) Analyst Developer
4 3 (13.64%) DBA
5 2 (9.09%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (9.09%) SQL DBA
6 1 (4.55%) SQL Server DBA
6 1 (4.55%) Analyst Programmer
6 1 (4.55%) Programmer
6 1 (4.55%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) Oracle Support Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Support Analyst Programmer
6 1 (4.55%) AWS Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Oracle Analyst Programmer
6 1 (4.55%) ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) JSP
1 1 (4.55%) Hibernate
1 1 (4.55%) Spring
1 1 (4.55%) Java EE
1 1 (4.55%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Cryptography
1 1 (4.55%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 10 (45.45%) UNIX
2 5 (22.73%) Windows
3 2 (9.09%) Solaris
4 1 (4.55%) Linux
4 1 (4.55%) SUSE
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (18.18%) Kimball Methodology
2 4 (18.18%) ETL
2 4 (18.18%) Scrum
2 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (13.64%) Database Security
3 3 (13.64%) DevOps
4 1 (4.55%) MVC
4 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.55%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (4.55%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.55%) Unit Testing
4 1 (4.55%) System Testing
4 1 (4.55%) Change Control
4 1 (4.55%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (95.45%) SQL
2 12 (54.55%) Java
3 11 (50.00%) PL/SQL
4 4 (18.18%) PowerShell
4 4 (18.18%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
2 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) Oracle
2 15 (68.18%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.64%) Citrix