The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 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 East 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 85 74 73
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -1
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 185 206 223
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.01% 2.42% 2.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.87% 12.48% 12.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 115 120
Average daily rate
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£375 £370 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £300 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £490 £477
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.02% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 2
Average hourly rate £33.75 £43.75 £34.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.85% +26.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.75 £35.25 £30.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.75 £54.00 £38.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £37.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-16.00% +25.00%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1702 1650 1800
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.50% 19.40% 18.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 973 880 913
Average daily rate £350 £365 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% +1.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 58 54
Average hourly rate £21.50 £26.25 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.09% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.22 £17.28 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.80 £47.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.50 £30.40
% change year-on-year
-6.55% +0.32%
Oracle Database
England

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 July 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 29 July 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 29 July 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 -20 54 £375 +16.45% 17
Surrey +13 42 £350 -2.77% 8
Buckinghamshire +8 29 £385 +6.94% 6
Berkshire +7 27 £390 -0.63% 9
Oxfordshire -6 10 £375 +13.63% 2
West Sussex -9 3 £298 -7.03% 2
Kent -17 3 £475 +5.55%
East Sussex -3 2 £300 -29.41%
Oracle Database
England

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 381 (100.00%) Oracle
2 201 (52.76%) SQL
3 193 (50.66%) Oracle Database 11g
4 120 (31.50%) PL/SQL
5 112 (29.40%) SQL Server
6 101 (26.51%) UNIX
7 99 (25.98%) Oracle Database 10g
8 96 (25.20%) Linux
9 88 (23.10%) Windows
10 82 (21.52%) Security Cleared
11 75 (19.69%) .NET
12 70 (18.37%) Java
12 70 (18.37%) Microsoft
13 64 (16.80%) WebLogic
14 61 (16.01%) SC Cleared
15 58 (15.22%) C#
16 51 (13.39%) SOA
17 47 (12.34%) Business Intelligence
18 46 (12.07%) Data Warehouse
19 45 (11.81%) Oracle RAC
20 44 (11.55%) ETL
21 43 (11.29%) Shell Script
22 42 (11.02%) Finance
22 42 (11.02%) ITIL
23 41 (10.76%) XML
24 40 (10.50%) Oracle RMAN
25 39 (10.24%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
25 39 (10.24%) Relational Database
26 38 (9.97%) ASP.NET
26 38 (9.97%) Agile Software Development

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 64 (16.80%) WebLogic
2 23 (6.04%) Apache
3 22 (5.77%) WebSphere
4 17 (4.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 17 (4.46%) SharePoint
5 10 (2.62%) ArcGIS
6 7 (1.84%) CMS
6 7 (1.84%) BizTalk Server
6 7 (1.84%) WebSphere Application Server
6 7 (1.84%) Tomcat
6 7 (1.84%) IIS
6 7 (1.84%) Apache Pig
6 7 (1.84%) Oracle Spatial
7 5 (1.31%) SAS
7 5 (1.31%) Oracle Workflow
8 4 (1.05%) Oracle Application Server
8 4 (1.05%) Content Management Server
9 3 (0.79%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 3 (0.79%) MQSeries
9 3 (0.79%) Documentum
Applications
1 20 (5.25%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.36%) MS Office
3 5 (1.31%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.26%) FastStats
5 1 (0.26%) SPSS
5 1 (0.26%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 19 (4.99%) Oracle Applications
2 15 (3.94%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (1.57%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (1.05%) BusinessWorks
5 2 (0.52%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 2 (0.52%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle BRM
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.26%) Cordys
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle Retail
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (0.26%) CSG Singleview
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.26%) Academy Housing
6 1 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.05%) SaaS
2 2 (0.52%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.26%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 17 (4.46%) SAN
2 10 (2.62%) TCP/IP
2 10 (2.62%) DNS
3 9 (2.36%) Firewall
4 7 (1.84%) LDAP
5 5 (1.31%) HTTP
5 5 (1.31%) Kerberos
6 4 (1.05%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (0.79%) Network Security
7 3 (0.79%) FTP
7 3 (0.79%) Internet
8 2 (0.52%) UMTS
8 2 (0.52%) CDMA
8 2 (0.52%) GPRS
8 2 (0.52%) GSM
8 2 (0.52%) 2G
9 1 (0.26%) SSH
9 1 (0.26%) VLAN
9 1 (0.26%) iSCSI
9 1 (0.26%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 193 (50.66%) Oracle Database 11g
2 112 (29.40%) SQL Server
3 99 (25.98%) Oracle Database 10g
4 46 (12.07%) Data Warehouse
5 39 (10.24%) Relational Database
6 34 (8.92%) Oracle Database 12c
7 31 (8.14%) Oracle Reports
8 30 (7.87%) SQL Server 2008
9 27 (7.09%) SQL Server 2005
9 27 (7.09%) RDBMS
10 23 (6.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 21 (5.51%) SQLPlus
11 21 (5.51%) Oracle9i Database
12 20 (5.25%) DB2
12 20 (5.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 19 (4.99%) Oracle BI EE
14 17 (4.46%) PowerCenter
15 15 (3.94%) SQL Server 2012
16 14 (3.67%) MySQL
17 12 (3.15%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 31 (8.14%) Toad
2 24 (6.30%) Visual Studio
3 21 (5.51%) NUnit
3 21 (5.51%) Team Foundation Server
4 16 (4.20%) Oracle Forms
5 15 (3.94%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 14 (3.67%) Jenkins
7 13 (3.41%) Subversion
8 11 (2.89%) Selenium
9 10 (2.62%) Ant
9 10 (2.62%) JUnit
10 9 (2.36%) Maven
10 9 (2.36%) Hudson
11 7 (1.84%) Talend Open Studio
11 7 (1.84%) Oracle APEX
12 6 (1.57%) Eclipse
13 5 (1.31%) QuickTest Pro
14 4 (1.05%) SoapUI
15 3 (0.79%) WebDriver
15 3 (0.79%) TeamCity
General
1 42 (11.02%) Finance
2 20 (5.25%) Telecoms
3 13 (3.41%) Billing
4 10 (2.62%) Military
5 7 (1.84%) Retail
6 5 (1.31%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.31%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (1.05%) Japanese Language
8 3 (0.79%) Marketing
8 3 (0.79%) Automotive
9 1 (0.26%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.26%) Front Office
9 1 (0.26%) Electronics
9 1 (0.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 120 (31.50%) Developer
2 73 (19.16%) DBA
3 61 (16.01%) Oracle DBA
4 45 (11.81%) Analyst
5 38 (9.97%) Architect
6 30 (7.87%) Oracle Developer
7 28 (7.35%) .NET Developer
8 23 (6.04%) Consultant
9 19 (4.99%) Administrator
10 18 (4.72%) ASP.NET Developer
11 17 (4.46%) C# Developer
12 16 (4.20%) C# .NET Developer
13 14 (3.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 14 (3.67%) SQL DBA
13 14 (3.67%) Java Developer
14 12 (3.15%) Test Analyst
15 11 (2.89%) Technical Architect
15 11 (2.89%) Senior Developer
16 10 (2.62%) PL/SQL Developer
16 10 (2.62%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (19.69%) .NET
2 41 (10.76%) XML
3 38 (9.97%) ASP.NET
4 28 (7.35%) Middleware
5 25 (6.56%) HTML
6 23 (6.04%) .NET Framework
7 22 (5.77%) J2EE
8 19 (4.99%) CSS
9 17 (4.46%) Oracle Fusion
9 17 (4.46%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 16 (4.20%) WCF
11 14 (3.67%) Web Services
12 11 (2.89%) WebSphere MQ
12 11 (2.89%) Oracle ADF
12 11 (2.89%) WebSphere Message Broker
13 10 (2.62%) jQuery
13 10 (2.62%) Java EE
13 10 (2.62%) JSF
13 10 (2.62%) XSLT
14 9 (2.36%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 16 (4.20%) Replication
1 16 (4.20%) Data Integration
2 11 (2.89%) Management Information System
3 10 (2.62%) Clustering
3 10 (2.62%) N-Tier
4 9 (2.36%) Open Source
5 7 (1.84%) HACMP
6 6 (1.57%) Statistics
7 5 (1.31%) GIS
8 4 (1.05%) Computer Science
9 3 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.79%) Data Extraction
10 2 (0.52%) Wiki
10 2 (0.52%) DTV
11 1 (0.26%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.26%) PMI
11 1 (0.26%) SCORM
11 1 (0.26%) Data Conversion
11 1 (0.26%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.26%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 101 (26.51%) UNIX
2 96 (25.20%) Linux
3 88 (23.10%) Windows
4 33 (8.66%) Solaris
5 31 (8.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 21 (5.51%) Windows Server 2008
7 18 (4.72%) AIX
8 15 (3.94%) Windows Server 2003
9 10 (2.62%) Oracle Linux
10 9 (2.36%) Windows 2000
11 8 (2.10%) HPUX
12 7 (1.84%) Windows NT
13 6 (1.57%) Windows XP
14 5 (1.31%) Windows 7
15 4 (1.05%) zOS
16 3 (0.79%) OpenVMS
17 2 (0.52%) Windows 2000 Server
17 2 (0.52%) CentOS
18 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (13.39%) SOA
2 47 (12.34%) Business Intelligence
3 44 (11.55%) ETL
4 42 (11.02%) ITIL
5 38 (9.97%) Agile Software Development
6 34 (8.92%) Continuous Integration
7 33 (8.66%) Performance Tuning
8 32 (8.40%) Scrum
9 29 (7.61%) Project Management
10 28 (7.35%) OO
11 27 (7.09%) TDD
12 26 (6.82%) MVC
13 25 (6.56%) Automated Testing
14 24 (6.30%) Web Development
14 24 (6.30%) Configuration Management
15 21 (5.51%) Data Modelling
15 21 (5.51%) Migration
16 20 (5.25%) Data Analysis
17 17 (4.46%) Software Engineering
17 17 (4.46%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 201 (52.76%) SQL
2 120 (31.50%) PL/SQL
3 70 (18.37%) Java
4 58 (15.22%) C#
5 43 (11.29%) Shell Script
6 35 (9.19%) T-SQL
7 24 (6.30%) JavaScript
7 24 (6.30%) Perl
8 17 (4.46%) Python
9 15 (3.94%) VB.NET
10 14 (3.67%) Korn
11 13 (3.41%) C
12 12 (3.15%) VB
13 9 (2.36%) Bash Shell
14 8 (2.10%) VBScript
15 6 (1.57%) R
16 5 (1.31%) C++
17 3 (0.79%) VB6
18 2 (0.52%) AWK
19 1 (0.26%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 82 (21.52%) Security Cleared
2 61 (16.01%) SC Cleared
3 18 (4.72%) Degree
4 10 (2.62%) OCP
4 10 (2.62%) Oracle Certification
5 7 (1.84%) DV Cleared
6 6 (1.57%) ISEB
7 4 (1.05%) MCSE
7 4 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (1.05%) PMI Certification
8 3 (0.79%) CTC Cleared
8 3 (0.79%) PMP
9 2 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.52%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.26%) ISEB Practitioner
10 1 (0.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.26%) CCNA
10 1 (0.26%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.36%) Data Quality
2 6 (1.57%) QA
3 2 (0.52%) SLA
3 2 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 45 (11.81%) Oracle RAC
2 40 (10.50%) Oracle RMAN
3 12 (3.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (2.62%) Active Directory
5 7 (1.84%) VMware ESX
5 7 (1.84%) vSphere
6 6 (1.57%) Xen
6 6 (1.57%) OCFS2
7 3 (0.79%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 3 (0.79%) Veritas File System
7 3 (0.79%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 2 (0.52%) SRDF
8 2 (0.52%) NFS
8 2 (0.52%) vCloud
9 1 (0.26%) Docker
9 1 (0.26%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 1 (0.26%) Sendmail
9 1 (0.26%) XenApp
9 1 (0.26%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 39 (10.24%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 31 (8.14%) Data Guard
3 11 (2.89%) SCCM
4 7 (1.84%) Tivoli
5 6 (1.57%) NetBackup
5 6 (1.57%) Puppet
6 4 (1.05%) YUM
7 3 (0.79%) Nessus
7 3 (0.79%) Foglight
7 3 (0.79%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 3 (0.79%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 3 (0.79%) Legato
7 3 (0.79%) BMC PATROL
8 2 (0.52%) Nagios
8 2 (0.52%) TIBCO Hawk
8 2 (0.52%) Netcool
8 2 (0.52%) SCOM
8 2 (0.52%) OPNET
9 1 (0.26%) WSUS
9 1 (0.26%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 381 (100.00%) Oracle
2 70 (18.37%) Microsoft
3 32 (8.40%) Red Hat
4 29 (7.61%) Informatica
5 26 (6.82%) IBM
6 20 (5.25%) VMware
7 19 (4.99%) SAP
8 18 (4.72%) Sun
9 17 (4.46%) JBoss
9 17 (4.46%) Business Objects
10 16 (4.20%) HP
11 11 (2.89%) EMC
12 10 (2.62%) ESRI
12 10 (2.62%) Sybase
13 9 (2.36%) Citrix
14 8 (2.10%) TIBCO
14 8 (2.10%) Cognos
15 7 (1.84%) Cisco
15 7 (1.84%) Teradata
15 7 (1.84%) Talend
Andover, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
South East
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
LA International
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Roc Search
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 6 days ago
High Wycombe
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £225.00 - £275.00 per day + Please quote a daily rate
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £350 - £400 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £1 per day + Market rates
Posted: 6 days ago