The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Database skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East 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 May 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 80 90 73
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -17
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 210 186 208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.32% 2.07% 2.54%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.64% 11.09% 13.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 95 132
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£413 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £306 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £391 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 6
Average hourly rate - £52.50 £46.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +13.51%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.38 £37.49 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+13.03% -0.02%
Oracle Database
England

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 South East region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1662 1677 1568
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.37% 18.67% 19.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1047 953 863
Average daily rate £375 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 33 56
Average hourly rate £25.00 £43.75 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.85% +45.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.60 £14.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.60 £52.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £34.50 £28.75
% change year-on-year
-16.84% +20.00%

Oracle Database
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Oracle Database Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Oracle Database
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Oracle Database Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Oracle Database
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle Database across the South East region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Oracle Database Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Oracle Database
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Oracle Database Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Oracle Database
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Hampshire +17 63 £425 +6.25% 11
Berkshire -4 33 £438 +2.94% 19
Surrey +5 32 £388 +3.33% 4
Kent +5 20 £444 -6.57% 4
Buckinghamshire -1 19 £425 +11.84% 12
West Sussex - 13 £363 - 2
Oxfordshire -18 10 £503 +34.00% 1
East Sussex -11 4 £375 +11.11% 2
Middlesex +3 1 £345 -30.30%
Oracle Database
England

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

1 408 (100.00%) Oracle
2 201 (49.26%) SQL
3 151 (37.01%) Oracle Database 11g
4 134 (32.84%) PL/SQL
5 124 (30.39%) UNIX
6 88 (21.57%) .NET
6 88 (21.57%) SQL Server
7 83 (20.34%) Windows
7 83 (20.34%) Oracle Database 10g
8 80 (19.61%) C#
9 77 (18.87%) Java
9 77 (18.87%) Linux
10 69 (16.91%) Security Cleared
11 64 (15.69%) ASP.NET
12 61 (14.95%) Performance Tuning
13 59 (14.46%) WebLogic
14 57 (13.97%) Finance
15 56 (13.73%) SC Cleared
16 54 (13.24%) XML
17 52 (12.75%) Microsoft
18 50 (12.25%) Shell Script
19 49 (12.01%) Data Warehouse
20 46 (11.27%) JavaScript
20 46 (11.27%) Middleware
21 45 (11.03%) Web Services
21 45 (11.03%) Agile Software Development
22 40 (9.80%) J2EE
22 40 (9.80%) SOA
23 39 (9.56%) Migration
24 36 (8.82%) Oracle Reports

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 59 (14.46%) WebLogic
2 25 (6.13%) Apache
3 24 (5.88%) Tomcat
4 20 (4.90%) JBoss
5 19 (4.66%) IIS
6 15 (3.68%) Oracle Service Bus
7 14 (3.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 12 (2.94%) Oracle Workflow
9 11 (2.70%) MS Exchange
10 10 (2.45%) Exchange Server 2007
11 9 (2.21%) SharePoint
11 9 (2.21%) Oracle 10gAS
12 5 (1.23%) Confluence
12 5 (1.23%) SAS
12 5 (1.23%) SharePoint Server
12 5 (1.23%) WebSphere
13 4 (0.98%) WebLogic Portal
13 4 (0.98%) MediaWiki
14 3 (0.74%) SharePoint 2013
15 2 (0.49%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 20 (4.90%) MS Excel
2 19 (4.66%) MS Office
3 1 (0.25%) Simulink
3 1 (0.25%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 28 (6.86%) Oracle EBS
2 23 (5.64%) Oracle Applications
3 22 (5.39%) Oracle EBS R12
4 7 (1.72%) Remedy ITSM
5 6 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
5 6 (1.47%) Dynamics AX
5 6 (1.47%) Oracle 11i
5 6 (1.47%) Oracle Financials
5 6 (1.47%) SmartPlant
5 6 (1.47%) Oracle Utilities
6 5 (1.23%) Adobe Campaign
7 4 (0.98%) BusinessWorks
7 4 (0.98%) Oracle Cash Management
8 3 (0.74%) Oracle BPM
8 3 (0.74%) WebTrends
8 3 (0.74%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 2 (0.49%) SAP MDM
10 1 (0.25%) Oracle General Ledger
10 1 (0.25%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
10 1 (0.25%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.98%) SaaS
2 3 (0.74%) Adobe Analytics
2 3 (0.74%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.25%) PaaS
3 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.25%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.25%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (0.25%) IaaS
3 1 (0.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (4.17%) Firewall
2 13 (3.19%) DNS
3 11 (2.70%) SAN
3 11 (2.70%) DHCP
4 10 (2.45%) TCP/IP
4 10 (2.45%) Internet
5 9 (2.21%) LDAP
6 7 (1.72%) SSH
7 6 (1.47%) LAN
7 6 (1.47%) WAN
7 6 (1.47%) NAS
8 5 (1.23%) Intranet
9 4 (0.98%) FTP
9 4 (0.98%) AMQP
10 3 (0.74%) SSL
11 2 (0.49%) VLAN
11 2 (0.49%) HTTPS
11 2 (0.49%) HTTP
11 2 (0.49%) Kerberos
11 2 (0.49%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 151 (37.01%) Oracle Database 11g
2 88 (21.57%) SQL Server
3 83 (20.34%) Oracle Database 10g
4 49 (12.01%) Data Warehouse
5 36 (8.82%) Oracle Reports
6 31 (7.60%) Relational Database
7 26 (6.37%) Oracle Database 12c
8 24 (5.88%) RDBMS
9 20 (4.90%) Oracle BI EE
10 18 (4.41%) Oracle9i Database
11 16 (3.92%) SQL Server 2012
12 13 (3.19%) Oracle Discoverer
13 12 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 11 (2.70%) PowerCenter
14 11 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 10 (2.45%) MS Access
15 10 (2.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 10 (2.45%) SQL Server 2008
16 9 (2.21%) SQLPlus
16 9 (2.21%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 28 (6.86%) Oracle Forms
2 21 (5.15%) Visual Studio
3 20 (4.90%) Toad
4 17 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (2.70%) Cucumber
5 11 (2.70%) Subversion
6 8 (1.96%) Selenium
6 8 (1.96%) Oracle APEX
6 8 (1.96%) Eclipse
7 7 (1.72%) JIRA
8 6 (1.47%) NUnit
8 6 (1.47%) Ant
8 6 (1.47%) MSBuild
8 6 (1.47%) SpecFlow
8 6 (1.47%) WebDriver
8 6 (1.47%) Hudson
9 5 (1.23%) SoapUI
9 5 (1.23%) ProC
10 4 (0.98%) CruiseControl
10 4 (0.98%) JUnit
General
1 57 (13.97%) Finance
2 27 (6.62%) Telecoms
3 13 (3.19%) Banking
4 9 (2.21%) Marketing
5 8 (1.96%) Retail
6 6 (1.47%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.23%) Billing
8 4 (0.98%) Investment Banking
9 3 (0.74%) Publishing
10 2 (0.49%) Military
10 2 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.49%) Advertising
10 2 (0.49%) Legal
10 2 (0.49%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.25%) Automotive
11 1 (0.25%) Electronics
11 1 (0.25%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 141 (34.56%) Developer
2 59 (14.46%) DBA
3 53 (12.99%) Analyst
3 53 (12.99%) .NET Developer
4 44 (10.78%) Oracle Developer
5 42 (10.29%) Oracle DBA
5 42 (10.29%) C# Developer
5 42 (10.29%) C# .NET Developer
6 39 (9.56%) Architect
7 37 (9.07%) Administrator
8 32 (7.84%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 30 (7.35%) ASP.NET Developer
10 24 (5.88%) Consultant
11 18 (4.41%) Designer
12 16 (3.92%) Programmer
13 15 (3.68%) Java Developer
14 14 (3.43%) Test Analyst
15 13 (3.19%) Oracle Architect
15 13 (3.19%) Support Analyst
16 12 (2.94%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (21.57%) .NET
2 64 (15.69%) ASP.NET
3 54 (13.24%) XML
4 46 (11.27%) Middleware
5 45 (11.03%) Web Services
6 40 (9.80%) J2EE
7 31 (7.60%) .NET Framework
8 29 (7.11%) HTML
8 29 (7.11%) Oracle Fusion
9 23 (5.64%) SOAP
9 23 (5.64%) jQuery
10 22 (5.39%) ASP.NET MVC
11 19 (4.66%) CSS
12 15 (3.68%) EJB
12 15 (3.68%) Ajax
13 12 (2.94%) Java EE
14 11 (2.70%) Entity Framework
15 10 (2.45%) Spring
15 10 (2.45%) AngularJS
15 10 (2.45%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 22 (5.39%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (2.94%) Clustering
2 12 (2.94%) Computer Science
3 10 (2.45%) Replication
4 9 (2.21%) Data Centre
4 9 (2.21%) Client/Server
5 8 (1.96%) Data Structures
5 8 (1.96%) FlexPod
6 7 (1.72%) N-Tier
7 6 (1.47%) Statistics
7 6 (1.47%) Data Integration
7 6 (1.47%) Enterprise Storage
8 4 (0.98%) Management Information System
9 3 (0.74%) User Experience
9 3 (0.74%) Oracle Exalytics
9 3 (0.74%) HACMP
9 3 (0.74%) Life Science
9 3 (0.74%) PKI
10 2 (0.49%) SCADA
10 2 (0.49%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 124 (30.39%) UNIX
2 83 (20.34%) Windows
3 77 (18.87%) Linux
4 33 (8.09%) Solaris
5 28 (6.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 26 (6.37%) AIX
7 18 (4.41%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (3.68%) Windows Server 2003
9 14 (3.43%) HPUX
10 11 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
11 10 (2.45%) Windows 7
12 4 (0.98%) Windows NT
13 3 (0.74%) Oracle Linux
14 2 (0.49%) Windows 2000
14 2 (0.49%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 2 (0.49%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (0.25%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (14.95%) Performance Tuning
2 45 (11.03%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (9.80%) SOA
4 39 (9.56%) Migration
5 34 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
6 29 (7.11%) ETL
7 24 (5.88%) ITIL
8 23 (5.64%) Data Modelling
9 22 (5.39%) System Testing
10 21 (5.15%) CRM
10 21 (5.15%) Configuration Management
11 19 (4.66%) Release Management
11 19 (4.66%) SDLC
11 19 (4.66%) Scrum
11 19 (4.66%) TDD
12 17 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
13 16 (3.92%) Disaster Recovery
14 15 (3.68%) OO
14 15 (3.68%) MVC
14 15 (3.68%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 201 (49.26%) SQL
2 134 (32.84%) PL/SQL
3 80 (19.61%) C#
4 77 (18.87%) Java
5 50 (12.25%) Shell Script
6 46 (11.27%) JavaScript
7 23 (5.64%) VB.NET
8 21 (5.15%) Perl
9 15 (3.68%) VB
10 14 (3.43%) T-SQL
10 14 (3.43%) C
11 13 (3.19%) Korn
12 10 (2.45%) PHP
13 9 (2.21%) Bash Shell
13 9 (2.21%) C++
14 8 (1.96%) VBScript
14 8 (1.96%) XAML
14 8 (1.96%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
15 5 (1.23%) VBA
16 4 (0.98%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 69 (16.91%) Security Cleared
2 56 (13.73%) SC Cleared
3 18 (4.41%) DV Cleared
4 17 (4.17%) Degree
5 5 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (0.98%) ISTQB
6 4 (0.98%) ISEB
7 2 (0.49%) CISMP
7 2 (0.49%) MCITP
7 2 (0.49%) MCSE
7 2 (0.49%) CISSP
7 2 (0.49%) CISM
8 1 (0.25%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.25%) OCP
8 1 (0.25%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.25%) MCSA
8 1 (0.25%) CCNP
8 1 (0.25%) CCNA
8 1 (0.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.47%) Data Quality
2 5 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 5 (1.23%) QA
3 3 (0.74%) SLA
4 2 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.49%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.25%) COBIT
System Software
1 29 (7.11%) Oracle RAC
2 12 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (2.21%) XenApp
3 9 (2.21%) XenDesktop
4 5 (1.23%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.23%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 5 (1.23%) Oracle Clusterware
5 4 (0.98%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 4 (0.98%) Active Directory
5 4 (0.98%) Veritas File System
6 3 (0.74%) Tivoli Directory Server
6 3 (0.74%) vSphere
6 3 (0.74%) KVM
6 3 (0.74%) LiteSpeed
7 2 (0.49%) Samba
7 2 (0.49%) OCFS2
7 2 (0.49%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 1 (0.25%) XenServer
8 1 (0.25%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.25%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 31 (7.60%) Oracle RMAN
2 20 (4.90%) Data Guard
3 19 (4.66%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 10 (2.45%) Tivoli
4 10 (2.45%) Control-M
4 10 (2.45%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 8 (1.96%) Puppet
6 6 (1.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 6 (1.47%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (0.98%) Vagrant
8 3 (0.74%) Oracle Flashback
8 3 (0.74%) NetBackup
9 2 (0.49%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (0.49%) Nagios
9 2 (0.49%) CA Single Sign-On
9 2 (0.49%) Oracle Identity Management
9 2 (0.49%) SCCM
10 1 (0.25%) SCOM
10 1 (0.25%) Oracle Statspack
10 1 (0.25%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 408 (100.00%) Oracle
2 52 (12.75%) Microsoft
3 31 (7.60%) Red Hat
4 21 (5.15%) Informatica
5 17 (4.17%) Sun
6 16 (3.92%) Symantec
6 16 (3.92%) IBM
6 16 (3.92%) Business Objects
7 15 (3.68%) SAP
7 15 (3.68%) Remedy
7 15 (3.68%) HP
7 15 (3.68%) VMware
8 11 (2.70%) Citrix
9 8 (1.96%) OpenText
9 8 (1.96%) Ventyx
10 7 (1.72%) Veritas
11 6 (1.47%) Cognos
11 6 (1.47%) Adobe
11 6 (1.47%) Intergraph
12 5 (1.23%) Eloqua
Surrey
SEC Recruitment Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury
Axiom Software Solutions
Rate: £0 - £500+ per day
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Venn Group
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
LA International
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
West Sussex
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 12 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + depending on experience
Posted: 12 days ago
Hampshire
Orgtel
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Havant
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £450.15 - £490 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Portsmouth
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £375 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago