The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Somerset region.

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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 35 34 32
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 19 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 4.47% 5.37% 2.53%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 19.00% 19.30% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 2 2
Average daily rate £344 £310 £273
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.88% +13.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £310 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £310 £279
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £367
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -3.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.25 £34.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+18.69% +2.20%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
100 57 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 23.53% 27.80% 37.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 29 32
Average daily rate £363 £310 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.93% -13.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £238 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £335 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Average hourly rate £47.50 £40.00 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% +300.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
Oracle Database
South West

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 25 (100.00%) Oracle
2 20 (80.00%) SQL
3 19 (76.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 16 (64.00%) SC Cleared
4 16 (64.00%) Security Cleared
4 16 (64.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 16 (64.00%) SQL Server
5 15 (60.00%) SLA
6 14 (56.00%) Oracle Database 10g
7 13 (52.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 12 (48.00%) Performance Tuning
8 12 (48.00%) T-SQL
8 12 (48.00%) Data Guard
9 11 (44.00%) SQL Server 2005
9 11 (44.00%) Oracle RMAN
10 10 (40.00%) Clustering
11 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (20.00%) Windows
12 4 (16.00%) Oracle Exadata
13 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
13 3 (12.00%) Capacity Planning
13 3 (12.00%) Relational Database
13 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
13 3 (12.00%) Retail
13 3 (12.00%) Incident Management
13 3 (12.00%) Statistics
13 3 (12.00%) Risk Analysis
13 3 (12.00%) Oracle Reports
13 3 (12.00%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (12.00%) RDBMS

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 1 (4.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (4.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Office
2 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Summit
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (76.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 16 (64.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 16 (64.00%) SQL Server
3 14 (56.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 13 (52.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (44.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (16.00%) Oracle Exadata
8 3 (12.00%) Relational Database
8 3 (12.00%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (12.00%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (12.00%) RDBMS
9 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (8.00%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Subversion
1 2 (8.00%) Bugzilla
1 2 (8.00%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle APEX
General
1 3 (12.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (76.00%) DBA
2 17 (68.00%) SQL DBA
3 7 (28.00%) Oracle DBA
4 5 (20.00%) SQL Server DBA
5 4 (16.00%) Administrator
6 2 (8.00%) Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Server Administrator
7 1 (4.00%) Analyst Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Oracle Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Designer
7 1 (4.00%) Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Business Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) Business Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) XML
2 1 (4.00%) Web Services
2 1 (4.00%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 10 (40.00%) Clustering
2 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (12.00%) Statistics
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle Exalytics
4 1 (4.00%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Windows
2 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (8.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (12.00%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (12.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (12.00%) Risk Analysis
3 2 (8.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (8.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (8.00%) OOP
3 2 (8.00%) OO
3 2 (8.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (8.00%) Knowledge Management
3 2 (8.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (8.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (8.00%) Change Control
4 1 (4.00%) Analytics
4 1 (4.00%) BPEL
4 1 (4.00%) EAI
4 1 (4.00%) SOA
4 1 (4.00%) ETL
4 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 20 (80.00%) SQL
2 12 (48.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (8.00%) C
3 2 (8.00%) Delphi
3 2 (8.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 16 (64.00%) SC Cleared
1 16 (64.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (60.00%) SLA
2 1 (4.00%) ISO 14001
2 1 (4.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 11 (44.00%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 12 (48.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
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