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 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 83 64 64
Rank change year-on-year
-19 0
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 220 238 219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.22% 2.79% 2.62%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.51% 12.94% 13.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 130 122
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.94% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 2
Average hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +27.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £31.50 £23.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £42.00 £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £33.45 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+42.00% -25.66%
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
1758 1839 1580
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 17.73% 21.57% 18.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1044 938 869
Average daily rate £368 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 58 37
Average hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% -15.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £16.90 £20.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £90.00 £37.50 £41.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.19%

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 December 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 December 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 December 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 -11 76 £425 +13.33% 16
Surrey +4 42 £350 +62.79% 5
Berkshire -20 37 £350 -6.10% 9
Buckinghamshire -2 24 £288 -17.85% 1
Oxfordshire -10 24 £450 +21.62% 1
West Sussex -7 4 £335 -10.66% 1
Kent -27 4 £340 -35.23% 2
East Sussex - - - -
Thames Valley - - - -
Oracle Database
England

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 419 (100.00%) Oracle
2 261 (62.29%) SQL
3 185 (44.15%) Oracle Database 11g
4 176 (42.00%) PL/SQL
5 105 (25.06%) UNIX
5 105 (25.06%) Oracle Database 10g
6 92 (21.96%) Agile Software Development
7 88 (21.00%) Security Cleared
7 88 (21.00%) Java
8 85 (20.29%) SQL Server
9 77 (18.38%) .NET
9 77 (18.38%) Windows
10 73 (17.42%) Linux
11 72 (17.18%) SC Cleared
12 69 (16.47%) HTML
13 65 (15.51%) C#
13 65 (15.51%) Business Intelligence
14 63 (15.04%) WebLogic
15 61 (14.56%) CSS
16 50 (11.93%) JavaScript
17 49 (11.69%) Shell Script
18 48 (11.46%) Microsoft
18 48 (11.46%) SOA
19 47 (11.22%) XML
20 45 (10.74%) Finance
21 44 (10.50%) TDD
22 42 (10.02%) ETL
22 42 (10.02%) Relational Database
23 41 (9.79%) ITIL
24 40 (9.55%) jQuery

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 63 (15.04%) WebLogic
2 24 (5.73%) Apache
2 24 (5.73%) Oracle Workflow
3 19 (4.53%) WebSphere
4 17 (4.06%) SAS
5 15 (3.58%) Tomcat
6 13 (3.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 13 (3.10%) IIS
7 12 (2.86%) CMS
8 11 (2.63%) Alfresco
9 10 (2.39%) JBoss
10 9 (2.15%) K2 blackpearl
11 8 (1.91%) Oracle Service Bus
12 6 (1.43%) WebSphere Application Server
13 5 (1.19%) LiveCycle
13 5 (1.19%) Oracle Spatial
14 4 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
14 4 (0.95%) Oracle 10gAS
14 4 (0.95%) OpenStack
15 3 (0.72%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 15 (3.58%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.19%) MS Office
3 2 (0.48%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.24%) FastStats
4 1 (0.24%) SPSS
4 1 (0.24%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 26 (6.21%) Oracle EBS
2 19 (4.53%) Oracle Applications
3 14 (3.34%) Oracle EBS R12
4 6 (1.43%) Oracle ERP
4 6 (1.43%) SmartPlant
5 4 (0.95%) Oracle Cash Management
6 3 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (0.72%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.48%) Oracle 11i
7 2 (0.48%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (0.48%) BusinessWorks
7 2 (0.48%) Oracle Payables
7 2 (0.48%) Oracle Receivables
7 2 (0.48%) Oracle General Ledger
8 1 (0.24%) ResourceLink
8 1 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.24%) SAP IS-U
8 1 (0.24%) CSG Singleview
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.43%) SaaS
2 5 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.95%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (0.95%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.63%) SAN
2 10 (2.39%) GPRS
3 8 (1.91%) MPLS
3 8 (1.91%) Firewall
4 7 (1.67%) SDH
4 7 (1.67%) SMS
4 7 (1.67%) Ethernet
4 7 (1.67%) HTTP
4 7 (1.67%) LDAP
5 6 (1.43%) DNS
6 5 (1.19%) WAN
6 5 (1.19%) LAN
7 4 (0.95%) GSM
7 4 (0.95%) UMTS
7 4 (0.95%) Kerberos
7 4 (0.95%) TCP/IP
7 4 (0.95%) Internet
8 2 (0.48%) ISDN
8 2 (0.48%) PSTN
8 2 (0.48%) CDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 185 (44.15%) Oracle Database 11g
2 105 (25.06%) Oracle Database 10g
3 85 (20.29%) SQL Server
4 42 (10.02%) Relational Database
5 39 (9.31%) Data Warehouse
6 33 (7.88%) Oracle Reports
7 27 (6.44%) Oracle BI EE
8 26 (6.21%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 25 (5.97%) MySQL
10 22 (5.25%) Oracle Database 12c
11 19 (4.53%) SQLPlus
11 19 (4.53%) RDBMS
12 18 (4.30%) Oracle Discoverer
13 14 (3.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 14 (3.34%) Oracle OWB
14 12 (2.86%) PowerCenter
14 12 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
14 12 (2.86%) Pentaho
15 11 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 11 (2.63%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 37 (8.83%) Oracle APEX
2 32 (7.64%) Toad
2 32 (7.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 27 (6.44%) Selenium
4 21 (5.01%) Visual Studio
4 21 (5.01%) Jenkins
5 18 (4.30%) Maven
6 17 (4.06%) Git (software)
6 17 (4.06%) Oracle Forms
7 16 (3.82%) Subversion
8 15 (3.58%) NUnit
9 13 (3.10%) QuickTest Pro
10 10 (2.39%) WebDriver
11 8 (1.91%) JMeter
11 8 (1.91%) Hudson
12 7 (1.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 7 (1.67%) Cucumber
12 7 (1.67%) JIRA
12 7 (1.67%) JDeveloper
13 5 (1.19%) JUnit
General
1 45 (10.74%) Finance
2 33 (7.88%) Telecoms
3 11 (2.63%) Publishing
4 7 (1.67%) Military
5 6 (1.43%) Automotive
5 6 (1.43%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.19%) Billing
7 4 (0.95%) Banking
7 4 (0.95%) Retail
8 3 (0.72%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.48%) Legal
9 2 (0.48%) Marketing
9 2 (0.48%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.48%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.24%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.24%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 155 (36.99%) Developer
2 61 (14.56%) DBA
3 56 (13.37%) Analyst
4 52 (12.41%) Oracle DBA
5 43 (10.26%) Oracle Developer
6 27 (6.44%) Java Developer
7 26 (6.21%) Architect
8 24 (5.73%) Consultant
9 19 (4.53%) .NET Developer
10 18 (4.30%) SQL DBA
11 17 (4.06%) Tester
12 13 (3.10%) Database Developer
13 12 (2.86%) Administrator
14 11 (2.63%) Programmer
14 11 (2.63%) Applications Developer
15 10 (2.39%) Test Manager
15 10 (2.39%) Solutions Architect
15 10 (2.39%) Support Analyst
15 10 (2.39%) SQL Server DBA
16 9 (2.15%) ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (18.38%) .NET
2 69 (16.47%) HTML
3 61 (14.56%) CSS
4 47 (11.22%) XML
5 40 (9.55%) jQuery
6 32 (7.64%) Web Services
6 32 (7.64%) ASP.NET
7 29 (6.92%) Ajax
8 28 (6.68%) Oracle Fusion
8 28 (6.68%) Middleware
9 26 (6.21%) Hibernate
10 24 (5.73%) SOAP
11 23 (5.49%) J2EE
12 21 (5.01%) Spring
13 20 (4.77%) HTML5
13 20 (4.77%) WCF
14 19 (4.53%) .NET Framework
15 18 (4.30%) JSON
16 17 (4.06%) CSS3
16 17 (4.06%) Oracle ADF
Miscellaneous
1 26 (6.21%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (5.01%) Data Integration
3 14 (3.34%) Replication
4 13 (3.10%) Computer Science
5 11 (2.63%) Management Information System
6 7 (1.67%) Data Structures
6 7 (1.67%) HACMP
6 7 (1.67%) Client/Server
7 6 (1.43%) Statistics
7 6 (1.43%) Open Source
8 5 (1.19%) CMDB
8 5 (1.19%) N-Tier
9 4 (0.95%) Data Extraction
9 4 (0.95%) Clustering
10 3 (0.72%) Enterprise Storage
10 3 (0.72%) Algorithms
10 3 (0.72%) Performance Metrics
10 3 (0.72%) Life Science
10 3 (0.72%) Reference Data
11 2 (0.48%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 105 (25.06%) UNIX
2 77 (18.38%) Windows
3 73 (17.42%) Linux
4 23 (5.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 21 (5.01%) AIX
6 18 (4.30%) Windows Server 2003
7 17 (4.06%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (4.06%) Windows NT
8 15 (3.58%) Oracle Linux
9 13 (3.10%) Solaris
10 9 (2.15%) HPUX
11 8 (1.91%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (1.67%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (0.48%) zOS
13 2 (0.48%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 2 (0.48%) CentOS
14 1 (0.24%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.24%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (21.96%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (15.51%) Business Intelligence
3 48 (11.46%) SOA
4 44 (10.50%) TDD
5 42 (10.02%) ETL
6 41 (9.79%) ITIL
7 38 (9.07%) Performance Tuning
8 34 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
9 31 (7.40%) Workflow
10 30 (7.16%) Data Analysis
11 29 (6.92%) Scrum
11 29 (6.92%) Configuration Management
12 26 (6.21%) Automated Testing
12 26 (6.21%) Migration
13 23 (5.49%) OO
13 23 (5.49%) CRM
14 21 (5.01%) MVC
14 21 (5.01%) Software Engineering
14 21 (5.01%) Root Cause Analysis
15 20 (4.77%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 261 (62.29%) SQL
2 176 (42.00%) PL/SQL
3 88 (21.00%) Java
4 65 (15.51%) C#
5 50 (11.93%) JavaScript
6 49 (11.69%) Shell Script
7 29 (6.92%) Perl
8 23 (5.49%) T-SQL
9 22 (5.25%) VBScript
10 19 (4.53%) VB.NET
11 13 (3.10%) PHP
12 12 (2.86%) Korn
13 9 (2.15%) C
14 8 (1.91%) Python
14 8 (1.91%) C++
15 7 (1.67%) XAML
16 6 (1.43%) VB
16 6 (1.43%) Ruby
17 3 (0.72%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
17 3 (0.72%) VBA
Qualifications
1 88 (21.00%) Security Cleared
2 72 (17.18%) SC Cleared
3 26 (6.21%) Degree
4 8 (1.91%) DV Cleared
5 7 (1.67%) ISEB
6 3 (0.72%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.48%) CCNA
7 2 (0.48%) PMP
7 2 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.48%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.48%) CTC Cleared
7 2 (0.48%) ISEB Practitioner
7 2 (0.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.24%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.24%) MCITP
8 1 (0.24%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.24%) OCP
8 1 (0.24%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.30%) QA
2 5 (1.19%) WAI
2 5 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 2 (0.48%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (9.55%) Oracle RAC
2 37 (8.83%) Oracle RMAN
3 10 (2.39%) VMware ESX
4 9 (2.15%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (1.91%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 5 (1.19%) Active Directory
7 4 (0.95%) Docker
7 4 (0.95%) VirtualBox
7 4 (0.95%) OCFS2
7 4 (0.95%) vSphere
8 2 (0.48%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (0.48%) Xen
8 2 (0.48%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 29 (6.92%) Data Guard
2 15 (3.58%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 8 (1.91%) Tivoli
4 6 (1.43%) Control-M
4 6 (1.43%) SCCM
5 5 (1.19%) NetBackup
6 4 (0.95%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 4 (0.95%) Netcool
6 4 (0.95%) Vagrant
7 3 (0.72%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (0.72%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 3 (0.72%) EMC NetWorker
7 3 (0.72%) Nagios
8 2 (0.48%) OPNET
8 2 (0.48%) HP Data Protector
8 2 (0.48%) Nessus
8 2 (0.48%) Oracle Identity Management
8 2 (0.48%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 2 (0.48%) NSN NetAct
8 2 (0.48%) Puppet
Vendors
1 419 (100.00%) Oracle
2 48 (11.46%) Microsoft
3 32 (7.64%) Red Hat
4 20 (4.77%) VMware
5 16 (3.82%) IBM
5 16 (3.82%) Informatica
6 14 (3.34%) SAP
6 14 (3.34%) Sun
7 12 (2.86%) Teradata
8 10 (2.39%) HP
9 9 (2.15%) Cramer
9 9 (2.15%) Remedy
10 8 (1.91%) DataFlux
11 7 (1.67%) MetaSolv
11 7 (1.67%) BEA
11 7 (1.67%) EMC
12 6 (1.43%) Cisco
13 5 (1.19%) Intergraph
13 5 (1.19%) Citrix
13 5 (1.19%) BMC
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Rate: £300 - £390 per day
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Camberley
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Rate: £400.00 - £575.00 per annum + BONUS
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Surrey
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Rate: £275 - £300 per annum
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Farnborough
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