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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 46 33 32
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -1
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 1 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 0.29% 1.27% 1.63%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.43% 4.41% 5.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 2
Average daily rate
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£415 £325 £393
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.69% -17.19%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £35.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-15.49% +31.48%
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
70 68 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 20.11% 28.81% 28.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 51 30
Average daily rate £325 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £188 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £375 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £29.65 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.30 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-0.63% +8.33%

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 1 September 2014. 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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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 - - - -
Oracle Database
South West

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 28 (100.00%) Oracle
2 24 (85.71%) SC Cleared
2 24 (85.71%) Security Cleared
3 22 (78.57%) SQL
3 22 (78.57%) Oracle Database 11g
4 21 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 21 (75.00%) SQL Server
5 20 (71.43%) Oracle Database 10g
6 19 (67.86%) SLA
7 18 (64.29%) SQL Server 2012
8 17 (60.71%) Performance Tuning
8 17 (60.71%) Data Guard
8 17 (60.71%) T-SQL
9 16 (57.14%) SQL Server 2005
9 16 (57.14%) Oracle RMAN
10 12 (42.86%) Clustering
11 7 (25.00%) Statistics
11 7 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
12 6 (21.43%) Capacity Planning
13 5 (17.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 5 (17.86%) Management Information System
13 5 (17.86%) Windows
14 4 (14.29%) Incident Management
14 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
15 3 (10.71%) Risk Analysis
15 3 (10.71%) Red Hat
16 2 (7.14%) Solaris
16 2 (7.14%) Linux
16 2 (7.14%) JBoss
16 2 (7.14%) WebLogic

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 2 (7.14%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.57%) Apache
2 1 (3.57%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (3.57%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.57%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) HTTP
1 1 (3.57%) SAN
1 1 (3.57%) Internet
1 1 (3.57%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (78.57%) Oracle Database 11g
2 21 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 21 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 20 (71.43%) Oracle Database 10g
4 18 (64.29%) SQL Server 2012
5 16 (57.14%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (17.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (7.14%) Oracle ODI
8 2 (7.14%) Oracle Exadata
9 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
9 1 (3.57%) RDBMS
General
1 2 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (82.14%) DBA
2 21 (75.00%) SQL DBA
3 8 (28.57%) Oracle DBA
4 6 (21.43%) Administrator
5 5 (17.86%) SQL Server DBA
6 2 (7.14%) Server Administrator
7 1 (3.57%) UNIX Technical Specialist
7 1 (3.57%) IT Support
7 1 (3.57%) Technical Specialist
7 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (3.57%) UNIX Specialist
7 1 (3.57%) Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) Middleware
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (3.57%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 12 (42.86%) Clustering
2 7 (25.00%) Statistics
3 5 (17.86%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.57%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Windows
2 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (7.14%) UNIX
3 2 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (7.14%) Solaris
3 2 (7.14%) Linux
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (60.71%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (21.43%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (14.29%) Incident Management
4 3 (10.71%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (7.14%) Problem Management
5 2 (7.14%) Data Modelling
5 2 (7.14%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.57%) Migration
6 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.57%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 22 (78.57%) SQL
2 17 (60.71%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (85.71%) SC Cleared
1 24 (85.71%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (67.86%) SLA
2 1 (3.57%) ISO 14001
2 1 (3.57%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 16 (57.14%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 17 (60.71%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 28 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (10.71%) Red Hat
3 2 (7.14%) JBoss
4 1 (3.57%) Sun