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 3 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 34 41 32
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -9
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 15 14 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 4.24% 3.46% 2.63%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 17.24% 14.89% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 11 2
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£355 £328 £276
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.39% +18.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £328 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £296
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 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 £55.75 £33.00 £37.25
% change year-on-year
+68.93% -11.40%
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
87 94 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 24.58% 23.21% 21.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 80 23
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £375 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
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 3 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 +9 4 £326 -0.38%
Bath - 4 £400 -
Yeovil -3 3 £310 -
Bridgwater - 1 £375 -
Oracle Database
South West

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 3 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 23 (100.00%) Oracle
2 21 (91.30%) SQL
3 19 (82.61%) SQL Server
4 17 (73.91%) Oracle Database 11g
5 14 (60.87%) Oracle Reports
5 14 (60.87%) Microsoft
6 12 (52.17%) Java
7 11 (47.83%) PL/SQL
7 11 (47.83%) Oracle Forms
8 10 (43.48%) UNIX
9 6 (26.09%) Windows
9 6 (26.09%) Oracle Database 10g
9 6 (26.09%) Security Cleared
10 4 (17.39%) PowerShell
10 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (17.39%) C#
10 4 (17.39%) Scrum
10 4 (17.39%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (13.04%) SLA
11 3 (13.04%) Citrix
11 3 (13.04%) ETL
11 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
11 3 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (13.04%) Kimball Methodology
11 3 (13.04%) Database Security
11 3 (13.04%) DevOps
11 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
12 2 (8.70%) Toad

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 (13.04%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.35%) Apache
2 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (82.61%) SQL Server
2 17 (73.91%) Oracle Database 11g
3 14 (60.87%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (26.09%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (8.70%) SQLPlus
7 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (4.35%) RDBMS
7 1 (4.35%) MS Access
7 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (47.83%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (8.70%) Toad
3 1 (4.35%) Eclipse
3 1 (4.35%) Ant
3 1 (4.35%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Developer
2 11 (47.83%) Analyst
3 10 (43.48%) Oracle Developer
3 10 (43.48%) SQL Developer
3 10 (43.48%) Oracle Analyst
3 10 (43.48%) PL/SQL Developer
4 9 (39.13%) Analyst Developer
5 3 (13.04%) DBA
6 2 (8.70%) Oracle DBA
6 2 (8.70%) SQL DBA
7 1 (4.35%) Oracle Support Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Support Analyst Programmer
7 1 (4.35%) AWS Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Analyst Programmer
7 1 (4.35%) Programmer
7 1 (4.35%) Support Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Lead Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Administrator
7 1 (4.35%) SQL Server DBA
7 1 (4.35%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) HTML
1 1 (4.35%) .NET
1 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
1 1 (4.35%) JSP
1 1 (4.35%) Hibernate
1 1 (4.35%) Spring
1 1 (4.35%) Java EE
1 1 (4.35%) Spring MVC
1 1 (4.35%) WCF
1 1 (4.35%) WPF
1 1 (4.35%) LINQ
1 1 (4.35%) HTML5
1 1 (4.35%) REST
1 1 (4.35%) Managed Extensibility Framework
1 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) N-Tier
1 1 (4.35%) Cryptography
1 1 (4.35%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 10 (43.48%) UNIX
2 6 (26.09%) Windows
3 2 (8.70%) Solaris
4 1 (4.35%) Linux
4 1 (4.35%) SUSE
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (17.39%) Scrum
1 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (13.04%) Kimball Methodology
2 3 (13.04%) Database Security
2 3 (13.04%) DevOps
2 3 (13.04%) ETL
3 2 (8.70%) MVC
4 1 (4.35%) Migration
4 1 (4.35%) TDD
4 1 (4.35%) Document Management
4 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.35%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (4.35%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.35%) Unit Testing
4 1 (4.35%) System Testing
4 1 (4.35%) Data Migration
4 1 (4.35%) MVVM
4 1 (4.35%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 21 (91.30%) SQL
2 12 (52.17%) Java
3 11 (47.83%) PL/SQL
4 4 (17.39%) C#
4 4 (17.39%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.35%) XAML
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) Security Cleared
2 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) Oracle
2 14 (60.87%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.04%) Citrix