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 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 76 72 85
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +13
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 199 229 214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.14% 2.62% 2.15%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.22% 12.44% 11.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 115 116
Average daily rate
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£361 £370 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.36% -2.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £305 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £488 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.38% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 2
Average hourly rate £45.00 £38.75 £38.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% +1.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £31.25 £37.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £45.00 £38.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.73 £36.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-6.31% +16.12%
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
1629 1841 1852
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 17.55% 21.08% 18.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 920 994 881
Average daily rate £350 £370 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +1.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £338
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 40 49
Average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -4.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.02 £13.95 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.05 £45.00 £38.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.05
% change year-on-year
- -6.39%

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 19 September 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle Database across the South East region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Oracle Database Hourly Rate Histogram 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 19 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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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 -32 60 £375 - 16
Buckinghamshire +10 38 £400 +14.28% 7
Surrey -4 38 £360 -15.29% 7
Berkshire +11 25 £375 +15.38% 11
Kent -10 3 £268 -43.68% 2
Oxfordshire -13 3 £475 +28.37% 3
East Sussex -14 3 £200 -51.51%
West Sussex +3 2 - - 1
Oracle Database
England

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 375 (100.00%) Oracle
2 224 (59.73%) SQL
3 167 (44.53%) Oracle Database 11g
4 134 (35.73%) PL/SQL
5 103 (27.47%) UNIX
6 101 (26.93%) SQL Server
7 99 (26.40%) Oracle Database 10g
8 89 (23.73%) Windows
9 77 (20.53%) .NET
10 76 (20.27%) Linux
11 71 (18.93%) Java
11 71 (18.93%) Agile Software Development
12 66 (17.60%) Microsoft
13 63 (16.80%) C#
14 60 (16.00%) Security Cleared
15 52 (13.87%) SOA
16 51 (13.60%) WebLogic
17 46 (12.27%) SC Cleared
18 43 (11.47%) Finance
19 42 (11.20%) Business Intelligence
20 39 (10.40%) Oracle RAC
20 39 (10.40%) Oracle RMAN
21 38 (10.13%) T-SQL
22 37 (9.87%) TDD
23 36 (9.60%) ITIL
23 36 (9.60%) MVC
23 36 (9.60%) Relational Database
24 35 (9.33%) Shell Script
24 35 (9.33%) Scrum
24 35 (9.33%) Continuous Integration

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 51 (13.60%) WebLogic
2 23 (6.13%) WebSphere
3 20 (5.33%) Apache
4 14 (3.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 12 (3.20%) SharePoint
6 11 (2.93%) IIS
7 10 (2.67%) ArcGIS
8 9 (2.40%) WebSphere Application Server
8 9 (2.40%) Oracle Spatial
9 8 (2.13%) Tomcat
10 7 (1.87%) Apache Pig
10 7 (1.87%) BizTalk Server
10 7 (1.87%) SAS
11 5 (1.33%) Oracle Workflow
11 5 (1.33%) CMS
12 4 (1.07%) MQSeries
12 4 (1.07%) Content Management Server
13 3 (0.80%) Documentum
13 3 (0.80%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 3 (0.80%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 19 (5.07%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.13%) MS Office
3 2 (0.53%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.27%) FastStats
4 1 (0.27%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 17 (4.53%) Oracle EBS
2 11 (2.93%) Oracle Applications
3 8 (2.13%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (1.07%) BusinessWorks
5 3 (0.80%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.53%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (0.53%) Oracle 11i
6 2 (0.53%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (0.53%) Oracle Receivables
6 2 (0.53%) Oracle Cash Management
6 2 (0.53%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.27%) Cordys
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle Assets
7 1 (0.27%) CSG Singleview
7 1 (0.27%) SAP IS-U
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle BRM
7 1 (0.27%) ResourceLink
7 1 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.27%) Academy Housing
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.60%) SaaS
2 5 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.07%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (1.07%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (4.53%) SAN
2 10 (2.67%) Firewall
3 9 (2.40%) DNS
4 8 (2.13%) TCP/IP
5 7 (1.87%) LDAP
6 6 (1.60%) HTTP
7 5 (1.33%) Kerberos
7 5 (1.33%) GPRS
7 5 (1.33%) GSM
7 5 (1.33%) UMTS
8 4 (1.07%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (0.80%) 2G
9 3 (0.80%) CDMA
9 3 (0.80%) FTP
9 3 (0.80%) Network Security
10 2 (0.53%) VLAN
10 2 (0.53%) WAN
10 2 (0.53%) Ethernet
10 2 (0.53%) ISDN
10 2 (0.53%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 167 (44.53%) Oracle Database 11g
2 101 (26.93%) SQL Server
3 99 (26.40%) Oracle Database 10g
4 36 (9.60%) Relational Database
5 29 (7.73%) Data Warehouse
6 27 (7.20%) Oracle Reports
7 22 (5.87%) SQL Server 2008
7 22 (5.87%) Oracle9i Database
8 20 (5.33%) SQL Server 2005
9 19 (5.07%) DB2
9 19 (5.07%) RDBMS
9 19 (5.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 18 (4.80%) Oracle BI EE
11 15 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 14 (3.73%) SQLPlus
13 12 (3.20%) SQL Server 2012
14 11 (2.93%) Pentaho
14 11 (2.93%) PowerCenter
14 11 (2.93%) PostgreSQL
15 10 (2.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 25 (6.67%) Visual Studio
1 25 (6.67%) Toad
2 22 (5.87%) Team Foundation Server
3 20 (5.33%) Selenium
3 20 (5.33%) NUnit
4 16 (4.27%) Jenkins
5 13 (3.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 13 (3.47%) Oracle Forms
6 11 (2.93%) QuickTest Pro
6 11 (2.93%) JUnit
6 11 (2.93%) Subversion
7 10 (2.67%) Oracle APEX
8 9 (2.40%) Maven
9 8 (2.13%) Hudson
10 7 (1.87%) WebDriver
10 7 (1.87%) Cucumber
11 6 (1.60%) Ant
11 6 (1.60%) SoapUI
12 5 (1.33%) JMeter
13 4 (1.07%) Eclipse
General
1 43 (11.47%) Finance
2 22 (5.87%) Telecoms
3 10 (2.67%) Billing
4 8 (2.13%) Military
5 7 (1.87%) Manufacturing
5 7 (1.87%) Retail
6 6 (1.60%) Automotive
7 5 (1.33%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (1.07%) Japanese Language
8 4 (1.07%) Marketing
9 2 (0.53%) General Ledger
9 2 (0.53%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.53%) Legal
10 1 (0.27%) Electronics
10 1 (0.27%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 129 (34.40%) Developer
2 68 (18.13%) DBA
3 54 (14.40%) Oracle DBA
4 39 (10.40%) Analyst
5 35 (9.33%) Architect
6 29 (7.73%) Oracle Developer
7 25 (6.67%) .NET Developer
8 20 (5.33%) SQL DBA
8 20 (5.33%) Administrator
9 15 (4.00%) ASP.NET Developer
9 15 (4.00%) Java Developer
10 14 (3.73%) C# Developer
10 14 (3.73%) C# .NET Developer
11 13 (3.47%) Tester
11 13 (3.47%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 13 (3.47%) SQL Server DBA
12 12 (3.20%) Consultant
13 11 (2.93%) Test Analyst
13 11 (2.93%) Applications Developer
14 10 (2.67%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (20.53%) .NET
2 34 (9.07%) ASP.NET
3 27 (7.20%) HTML
4 26 (6.93%) XML
5 25 (6.67%) Middleware
6 23 (6.13%) .NET Framework
6 23 (6.13%) Oracle Fusion
7 21 (5.60%) J2EE
8 20 (5.33%) WCF
8 20 (5.33%) Oracle ADF
8 20 (5.33%) CSS
9 18 (4.80%) Hibernate
9 18 (4.80%) Web Services
10 17 (4.53%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 13 (3.47%) jQuery
11 13 (3.47%) Spring
12 11 (2.93%) WebSphere MQ
12 11 (2.93%) WebSphere Message Broker
13 10 (2.67%) ASP.NET MVC
14 9 (2.40%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (6.93%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (5.87%) Data Integration
3 14 (3.73%) Management Information System
4 12 (3.20%) Replication
5 10 (2.67%) N-Tier
5 10 (2.67%) HACMP
6 9 (2.40%) Open Source
6 9 (2.40%) Computer Science
6 9 (2.40%) Clustering
7 6 (1.60%) Statistics
8 5 (1.33%) GIS
9 3 (0.80%) DTV
9 3 (0.80%) Data Extraction
10 2 (0.53%) Wiki
10 2 (0.53%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.27%) Smart Meter
11 1 (0.27%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.27%) PMI
11 1 (0.27%) NHS
11 1 (0.27%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 103 (27.47%) UNIX
2 89 (23.73%) Windows
3 76 (20.27%) Linux
4 24 (6.40%) Solaris
5 21 (5.60%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (5.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 20 (5.33%) AIX
7 13 (3.47%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (3.47%) Windows NT
8 9 (2.40%) Oracle Linux
8 9 (2.40%) Windows 2000
9 5 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (1.33%) HPUX
10 4 (1.07%) Windows XP
10 4 (1.07%) zOS
11 3 (0.80%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.53%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (0.53%) CentOS
13 1 (0.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (18.93%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (13.87%) SOA
3 42 (11.20%) Business Intelligence
4 37 (9.87%) TDD
5 36 (9.60%) ITIL
5 36 (9.60%) MVC
6 35 (9.33%) Scrum
6 35 (9.33%) Continuous Integration
7 34 (9.07%) ETL
8 31 (8.27%) Project Management
9 30 (8.00%) OO
10 29 (7.73%) Performance Tuning
11 28 (7.47%) Automated Testing
12 22 (5.87%) Configuration Management
13 21 (5.60%) Unit Testing
14 20 (5.33%) Software Engineering
14 20 (5.33%) Data Analysis
15 19 (5.07%) Data Modelling
16 17 (4.53%) Migration
16 17 (4.53%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 224 (59.73%) SQL
2 134 (35.73%) PL/SQL
3 71 (18.93%) Java
4 63 (16.80%) C#
5 38 (10.13%) T-SQL
6 35 (9.33%) Shell Script
7 24 (6.40%) JavaScript
8 21 (5.60%) Perl
9 19 (5.07%) VBScript
10 18 (4.80%) Python
11 14 (3.73%) VB
12 13 (3.47%) VB.NET
13 11 (2.93%) Korn
14 9 (2.40%) Bash Shell
14 9 (2.40%) C
15 6 (1.60%) R
16 3 (0.80%) C++
16 3 (0.80%) VB6
17 2 (0.53%) AWK
18 1 (0.27%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 60 (16.00%) Security Cleared
2 46 (12.27%) SC Cleared
3 21 (5.60%) Degree
4 8 (2.13%) ISEB
5 7 (1.87%) DV Cleared
6 5 (1.33%) PMI Certification
7 4 (1.07%) MCSE
7 4 (1.07%) PMP
7 4 (1.07%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.80%) OCP
8 3 (0.80%) Oracle Certification
8 3 (0.80%) CTC Cleared
9 2 (0.53%) ISEB Practitioner
9 2 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.27%) CCNA
10 1 (0.27%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.27%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.27%) QA
2 2 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.27%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (10.40%) Oracle RAC
1 39 (10.40%) Oracle RMAN
2 9 (2.40%) Active Directory
2 9 (2.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.87%) vSphere
4 6 (1.60%) Xen
4 6 (1.60%) OCFS2
5 4 (1.07%) Docker
5 4 (1.07%) VirtualBox
6 3 (0.80%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 3 (0.80%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.53%) NFS
7 2 (0.53%) vCloud
7 2 (0.53%) SRDF
8 1 (0.27%) Sendmail
8 1 (0.27%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 29 (7.73%) Data Guard
2 25 (6.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 11 (2.93%) SCCM
4 9 (2.40%) Tivoli
5 6 (1.60%) NetBackup
5 6 (1.60%) Puppet
6 5 (1.33%) Netcool
6 5 (1.33%) Control-M
7 4 (1.07%) Vagrant
7 4 (1.07%) YUM
8 3 (0.80%) HP Quality Center
8 3 (0.80%) OPNET
8 3 (0.80%) Foglight
8 3 (0.80%) BMC PATROL
8 3 (0.80%) Legato
8 3 (0.80%) Nessus
9 2 (0.53%) SCOM
9 2 (0.53%) HP Data Protector
9 2 (0.53%) Nagios
9 2 (0.53%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 375 (100.00%) Oracle
2 66 (17.60%) Microsoft
3 27 (7.20%) IBM
4 25 (6.67%) Red Hat
5 21 (5.60%) Informatica
6 18 (4.80%) SAP
7 16 (4.27%) VMware
7 16 (4.27%) JBoss
8 13 (3.47%) HP
9 12 (3.20%) Sun
10 11 (2.93%) EMC
10 11 (2.93%) Teradata
11 10 (2.67%) ESRI
12 9 (2.40%) Citrix
12 9 (2.40%) Sybase
13 8 (2.13%) Cisco
13 8 (2.13%) TIBCO
14 6 (1.60%) Cognos
14 6 (1.60%) Dell
14 6 (1.60%) NetApp
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