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 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 111 78 68
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -10
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 172 196 206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.71% 2.10% 2.55%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.69% 11.43% 13.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 102 103
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£363 £400 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +12.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £313 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £125.00 £52.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+138.09% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.50 £45.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+1.11% +38.46%
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
1609 1715 1553
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 16.00% 18.38% 19.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 997 952 813
Average daily rate £375 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 40 60
Average hourly rate £40.00 £24.00 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.25 £14.50 £15.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £52.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +25.00%

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 31 March 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 31 March 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
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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 -12 56 £366 -8.43% 7
Surrey +12 36 £375 - 9
Buckinghamshire -4 28 £450 +17.26% 4
Berkshire -32 21 £320 -25.27% 10
Kent -2 16 £205 -56.84% 2
West Sussex -16 7 £339 +5.85% 1
East Sussex 0 1 £475 +18.75% 1
Oxfordshire - - - - 2
M4 Corridor - - - -
Home Counties - - - -
Sussex - - - -
Oracle Database
England

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 March 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.

1 377 (100.00%) Oracle
2 192 (50.93%) SQL
3 150 (39.79%) Oracle Database 11g
4 132 (35.01%) PL/SQL
5 104 (27.59%) UNIX
6 93 (24.67%) Java
7 84 (22.28%) Security Cleared
8 83 (22.02%) SQL Server
9 78 (20.69%) .NET
10 71 (18.83%) Windows
11 69 (18.30%) WebLogic
12 68 (18.04%) Oracle Database 10g
12 68 (18.04%) SC Cleared
13 67 (17.77%) Linux
14 65 (17.24%) C#
15 61 (16.18%) Agile Software Development
16 56 (14.85%) Shell Script
17 55 (14.59%) HTML
17 55 (14.59%) CSS
18 53 (14.06%) JavaScript
19 51 (13.53%) ASP.NET
19 51 (13.53%) Performance Tuning
20 49 (13.00%) Web Services
21 47 (12.47%) XML
22 42 (11.14%) Oracle Reports
22 42 (11.14%) Microsoft
23 41 (10.88%) Finance
24 37 (9.81%) jQuery
25 36 (9.55%) Migration
25 36 (9.55%) Business Intelligence

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

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 69 (18.30%) WebLogic
2 29 (7.69%) Apache
3 25 (6.63%) Tomcat
4 19 (5.04%) Oracle Workflow
5 15 (3.98%) JBoss
6 12 (3.18%) WebSphere
7 11 (2.92%) Oracle 10gAS
7 11 (2.92%) Alfresco
7 11 (2.92%) CMS
7 11 (2.92%) SAS
8 9 (2.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 8 (2.12%) Oracle Service Bus
10 6 (1.59%) IIS
11 5 (1.33%) MS Exchange
11 5 (1.33%) Confluence
12 4 (1.06%) LiveCycle
12 4 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2007
12 4 (1.06%) OpenStack
12 4 (1.06%) Oracle Application Server
13 3 (0.80%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 14 (3.71%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.65%) MS Office
3 2 (0.53%) MS Project
4 1 (0.27%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.27%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 29 (7.69%) Oracle EBS
2 25 (6.63%) Oracle Applications
3 22 (5.84%) Oracle EBS R12
4 7 (1.86%) Remedy ITSM
5 6 (1.59%) Oracle Utilities
5 6 (1.59%) SmartPlant
5 6 (1.59%) Oracle Financials
5 6 (1.59%) Oracle 11i
6 5 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
7 4 (1.06%) Oracle Cash Management
8 2 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (0.53%) BusinessWorks
8 2 (0.53%) SAP MDM
8 2 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 2 (0.53%) Oracle ERP
9 1 (0.27%) SAP FI
9 1 (0.27%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 1 (0.27%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.92%) Internet
1 11 (2.92%) Firewall
2 10 (2.65%) SAN
3 9 (2.39%) TCP/IP
4 8 (2.12%) DNS
4 8 (2.12%) LDAP
5 7 (1.86%) SMS
6 6 (1.59%) GPRS
6 6 (1.59%) HTTP
6 6 (1.59%) MPLS
7 5 (1.33%) LAN
7 5 (1.33%) SDH
7 5 (1.33%) WAN
7 5 (1.33%) DHCP
7 5 (1.33%) Ethernet
8 4 (1.06%) Intranet
8 4 (1.06%) AMQP
9 3 (0.80%) Kerberos
10 2 (0.53%) HTTPS
10 2 (0.53%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 150 (39.79%) Oracle Database 11g
2 83 (22.02%) SQL Server
3 68 (18.04%) Oracle Database 10g
4 42 (11.14%) Oracle Reports
5 36 (9.55%) Data Warehouse
6 33 (8.75%) Relational Database
7 30 (7.96%) Oracle Database 12c
8 25 (6.63%) RDBMS
9 20 (5.31%) MySQL
10 18 (4.77%) Oracle Discoverer
11 15 (3.98%) SQLPlus
12 14 (3.71%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 13 (3.45%) Oracle BI EE
14 11 (2.92%) PowerCenter
15 10 (2.65%) MS Access
15 10 (2.65%) SQL Server 2008
15 10 (2.65%) Oracle ODI
16 8 (2.12%) SQL Server 2012
16 8 (2.12%) MongoDB
16 8 (2.12%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 33 (8.75%) Toad
2 28 (7.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 22 (5.84%) Oracle APEX
4 18 (4.77%) Git (software)
4 18 (4.77%) Visual Studio
5 16 (4.24%) Oracle Forms
5 16 (4.24%) Subversion
6 15 (3.98%) Maven
7 13 (3.45%) NUnit
7 13 (3.45%) Jenkins
8 12 (3.18%) JIRA
9 11 (2.92%) Selenium
10 9 (2.39%) Eclipse
11 8 (2.12%) Ant
11 8 (2.12%) Cucumber
11 8 (2.12%) Hudson
12 5 (1.33%) Rhino Mocks
12 5 (1.33%) Moq
12 5 (1.33%) MSBuild
12 5 (1.33%) JDeveloper
General
1 41 (10.88%) Finance
2 29 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 13 (3.45%) Banking
4 11 (2.92%) Publishing
5 6 (1.59%) Manufacturing
5 6 (1.59%) Retail
6 4 (1.06%) Investment Banking
7 3 (0.80%) Military
8 2 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.53%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.53%) Marketing
9 1 (0.27%) Billing
9 1 (0.27%) Electronics
9 1 (0.27%) Legal
9 1 (0.27%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 134 (35.54%) Developer
2 61 (16.18%) Analyst
3 55 (14.59%) DBA
4 43 (11.41%) Oracle DBA
5 36 (9.55%) .NET Developer
6 28 (7.43%) ASP.NET Developer
7 26 (6.90%) Java Developer
7 26 (6.90%) C# Developer
7 26 (6.90%) Consultant
7 26 (6.90%) C# .NET Developer
8 25 (6.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 24 (6.37%) Architect
10 22 (5.84%) Administrator
11 21 (5.57%) Oracle Developer
12 17 (4.51%) Programmer
13 14 (3.71%) Support Analyst
14 13 (3.45%) Tester
15 10 (2.65%) Test Analyst
15 10 (2.65%) Analyst Programmer
15 10 (2.65%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (20.69%) .NET
2 55 (14.59%) CSS
2 55 (14.59%) HTML
3 51 (13.53%) ASP.NET
4 49 (13.00%) Web Services
5 47 (12.47%) XML
6 37 (9.81%) jQuery
7 35 (9.28%) J2EE
7 35 (9.28%) Middleware
8 30 (7.96%) SOAP
9 27 (7.16%) .NET Framework
10 26 (6.90%) EJB
11 22 (5.84%) Oracle Fusion
11 22 (5.84%) CSS3
12 21 (5.57%) HTML5
12 21 (5.57%) Java EE
13 20 (5.31%) Ajax
14 19 (5.04%) Spring
15 18 (4.77%) Hibernate
16 17 (4.51%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 22 (5.84%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (3.45%) Computer Science
3 11 (2.92%) Open Source
4 9 (2.39%) Statistics
5 8 (2.12%) Replication
5 8 (2.12%) Data Structures
6 7 (1.86%) Client/Server
7 5 (1.33%) CMDB
8 4 (1.06%) Clustering
8 4 (1.06%) Reference Data
9 3 (0.80%) Data Integration
9 3 (0.80%) Enterprise Storage
9 3 (0.80%) User Experience
9 3 (0.80%) Life Science
9 3 (0.80%) N-Tier
9 3 (0.80%) HACMP
9 3 (0.80%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.53%) GIS
10 2 (0.53%) SCADA
10 2 (0.53%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 104 (27.59%) UNIX
2 71 (18.83%) Windows
3 67 (17.77%) Linux
4 29 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 21 (5.57%) AIX
6 20 (5.31%) Solaris
7 16 (4.24%) Windows Server 2003
8 15 (3.98%) HPUX
9 13 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (2.12%) Oracle Linux
11 7 (1.86%) Windows 2000 Server
12 5 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
13 4 (1.06%) Windows 7
13 4 (1.06%) Windows NT
14 2 (0.53%) Windows 2000
14 2 (0.53%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 1 (0.27%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (16.18%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (13.53%) Performance Tuning
3 36 (9.55%) Business Intelligence
3 36 (9.55%) Migration
4 33 (8.75%) SOA
4 33 (8.75%) TDD
5 32 (8.49%) ETL
6 30 (7.96%) Continuous Integration
7 27 (7.16%) Workflow
7 27 (7.16%) Scrum
8 25 (6.63%) ITIL
8 25 (6.63%) CRM
9 24 (6.37%) Configuration Management
10 23 (6.10%) Release Management
11 22 (5.84%) Data Modelling
12 18 (4.77%) OO
12 18 (4.77%) Automated Testing
13 17 (4.51%) Load Balancing
13 17 (4.51%) Disaster Recovery
14 16 (4.24%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 192 (50.93%) SQL
2 132 (35.01%) PL/SQL
3 93 (24.67%) Java
4 65 (17.24%) C#
5 56 (14.85%) Shell Script
6 53 (14.06%) JavaScript
7 24 (6.37%) Perl
8 18 (4.77%) VB.NET
9 16 (4.24%) PHP
10 15 (3.98%) C
11 10 (2.65%) C++
12 9 (2.39%) Ruby
12 9 (2.39%) Korn
12 9 (2.39%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
13 8 (2.12%) XAML
14 7 (1.86%) VB
15 5 (1.33%) T-SQL
15 5 (1.33%) VBA
16 4 (1.06%) ABAP
16 4 (1.06%) AWK
Qualifications
1 84 (22.28%) Security Cleared
2 68 (18.04%) SC Cleared
3 21 (5.57%) Degree
4 18 (4.77%) DV Cleared
5 4 (1.06%) ISEB
6 2 (0.53%) CISSP
6 2 (0.53%) MCSE
6 2 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.53%) OCP
6 2 (0.53%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (0.53%) CISM
6 2 (0.53%) CISMP
6 2 (0.53%) MCITP
6 2 (0.53%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.27%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.27%) CCNA
7 1 (0.27%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.59%) QA
2 5 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 5 (1.33%) WAI
3 3 (0.80%) SLA
3 3 (0.80%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.27%) COBIT
System Software
1 31 (8.22%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (1.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 5 (1.33%) Oracle Clusterware
3 4 (1.06%) VMware ESX
3 4 (1.06%) XenApp
3 4 (1.06%) XenDesktop
4 3 (0.80%) OCFS2
4 3 (0.80%) vSphere
5 2 (0.53%) Tivoli Directory Server
5 2 (0.53%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 2 (0.53%) Veritas File System
5 2 (0.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (0.53%) Samba
Systems Management
1 30 (7.96%) Oracle RMAN
2 18 (4.77%) Data Guard
3 16 (4.24%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 10 (2.65%) Control-M
5 7 (1.86%) Tivoli
6 6 (1.59%) Oracle Flashback
7 5 (1.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 4 (1.06%) HP Quality Center
8 4 (1.06%) Puppet
8 4 (1.06%) NetBackup
8 4 (1.06%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 4 (1.06%) Vagrant
9 3 (0.80%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 3 (0.80%) EMC NetWorker
10 2 (0.53%) Oracle Identity Management
10 2 (0.53%) Nagios
10 2 (0.53%) CA Single Sign-On
11 1 (0.27%) Norton AntiVirus
11 1 (0.27%) WSUS
11 1 (0.27%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 377 (100.00%) Oracle
2 42 (11.14%) Microsoft
3 31 (8.22%) Red Hat
4 16 (4.24%) Remedy
5 15 (3.98%) Sun
6 13 (3.45%) Informatica
6 13 (3.45%) IBM
7 12 (3.18%) SAP
8 11 (2.92%) HP
9 10 (2.65%) VMware
10 8 (2.12%) DataFlux
11 7 (1.86%) Veritas
12 6 (1.59%) Intergraph
12 6 (1.59%) EMC
12 6 (1.59%) Business Objects
13 5 (1.33%) BEA
13 5 (1.33%) MetaSolv
13 5 (1.33%) Cramer
13 5 (1.33%) Symantec
14 4 (1.06%) NetApp
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Rate: From £0 to £1 per day £competitive
Posted: 5 hours ago
Hampshire
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Posted: 5 hours ago
Andover, Hampshire
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Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Rullion IT Plus
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Reading, Berkshire
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Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Chertsey, Surrey
Synergize Consulting
Rate: Up to £40,000 per annum (pro rata) + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton
iKonnect
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
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Bracknell, Berkshire
CACI Network Services
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Slough
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Bracknell, Berkshire
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Rate: Competitive
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