The first table below looks at the demand for Oracle Database skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Coast 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 South Coast 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 7 - 12
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South Coast 4.00% - 2.50%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 25.00% - 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £367
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -3.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.25 £34.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+18.69% +2.20%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
South Coast
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
4 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South Coast 16.00% 20.00% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
Oracle Database
England

Oracle Database
Jobs Demand Trend in the South Coast

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

Oracle Database Jobs Demand Trend in the South Coast

Oracle Database
Daily Rate Trend in the South Coast

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

Oracle Database Daily Rate Trend in the South Coast

Oracle Database
Top 14 Related IT Skills in the South Coast

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Coast 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 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) SOA
2 2 (66.67%) TIBCO
2 2 (66.67%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (66.67%) TIBCO EMS
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Puppet
3 1 (33.33%) Vagrant
3 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (33.33%) Middleware
3 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
3 1 (33.33%) Linux

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in the South Coast by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Coast 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 (66.67%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) BusinessWorks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) TIBCO Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) SOA
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
1 1 (33.33%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) TIBCO