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 October 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 86 55 70
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +15
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 197 270 230
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.04% 3.14% 2.50%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.77% 13.90% 13.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 155 125
Average daily rate
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£365 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £255 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 3
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £35.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -20.00%
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
1674 1943 1736
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 17.33% 22.63% 18.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 986 1037 871
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £484 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 51 41
Average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £16.50 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.75 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+9.16% -7.69%

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 October 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 31 October 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 31 October 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 -35 60 £375 - 10
Buckinghamshire -3 36 £350 - 9
Surrey -20 31 £360 -5.57% 11
Berkshire -13 27 £375 +11.11% 14
Oxfordshire -9 14 £475 +40.74% 2
Kent -26 6 £330 -35.60%
West Sussex 0 5 £335 -10.66%
East Sussex -7 3 £200 -23.07%
Thames Valley - - - -
Oracle Database
England

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 October 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.

1 382 (100.00%) Oracle
2 240 (62.83%) SQL
3 171 (44.76%) Oracle Database 11g
4 150 (39.27%) PL/SQL
5 107 (28.01%) Oracle Database 10g
6 90 (23.56%) Agile Software Development
7 87 (22.77%) UNIX
7 87 (22.77%) Linux
8 85 (22.25%) Java
9 82 (21.47%) SQL Server
10 80 (20.94%) Windows
11 77 (20.16%) Security Cleared
12 68 (17.80%) .NET
13 66 (17.28%) HTML
14 60 (15.71%) SC Cleared
15 59 (15.45%) C#
15 59 (15.45%) CSS
16 57 (14.92%) Business Intelligence
17 52 (13.61%) WebLogic
18 49 (12.83%) Microsoft
19 46 (12.04%) JavaScript
20 45 (11.78%) ITIL
21 41 (10.73%) TDD
21 41 (10.73%) Shell Script
22 38 (9.95%) Scrum
22 38 (9.95%) Continuous Integration
23 37 (9.69%) Finance
23 37 (9.69%) SOA
23 37 (9.69%) Relational Database
24 36 (9.42%) XML

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

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 52 (13.61%) WebLogic
2 29 (7.59%) Apache
3 18 (4.71%) Tomcat
3 18 (4.71%) WebSphere
4 17 (4.45%) Oracle Workflow
5 14 (3.66%) CMS
6 12 (3.14%) IIS
7 10 (2.62%) Alfresco
8 9 (2.36%) K2 blackpearl
8 9 (2.36%) JBoss
8 9 (2.36%) WebSphere Application Server
8 9 (2.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 7 (1.83%) Apache Pig
9 7 (1.83%) SAS
9 7 (1.83%) BizTalk Server
10 5 (1.31%) LiveCycle
10 5 (1.31%) Oracle Spatial
11 4 (1.05%) Oracle Service Bus
11 4 (1.05%) MQSeries
11 4 (1.05%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (4.45%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.83%) MS Office
3 2 (0.52%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.26%) SPSS
4 1 (0.26%) FastStats
4 1 (0.26%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 20 (5.24%) Oracle EBS
2 11 (2.88%) Oracle Applications
3 8 (2.09%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (1.05%) Oracle ERP
5 3 (0.79%) BusinessWorks
6 2 (0.52%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (0.52%) Oracle Receivables
6 2 (0.52%) Oracle Cash Management
6 2 (0.52%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.52%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.26%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (0.26%) SAP IS-U
7 1 (0.26%) Oracle Assets
7 1 (0.26%) CSG Singleview
7 1 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.26%) ResourceLink
7 1 (0.26%) Academy Housing
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.83%) SaaS
2 5 (1.31%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.05%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (1.05%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.36%) SAN
2 8 (2.09%) DNS
2 8 (2.09%) Firewall
3 7 (1.83%) LDAP
3 7 (1.83%) HTTP
4 6 (1.57%) TCP/IP
4 6 (1.57%) GPRS
5 5 (1.31%) Kerberos
5 5 (1.31%) MPLS
6 4 (1.05%) Cisco IOS
6 4 (1.05%) UMTS
6 4 (1.05%) Ethernet
6 4 (1.05%) GSM
6 4 (1.05%) SDH
7 3 (0.79%) LAN
7 3 (0.79%) FTP
7 3 (0.79%) WAN
8 2 (0.52%) CDMA
8 2 (0.52%) PSTN
8 2 (0.52%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 171 (44.76%) Oracle Database 11g
2 107 (28.01%) Oracle Database 10g
3 82 (21.47%) SQL Server
4 37 (9.69%) Relational Database
5 32 (8.38%) Data Warehouse
6 26 (6.81%) Oracle Reports
7 25 (6.54%) Oracle BI EE
8 21 (5.50%) DB2
9 20 (5.24%) MySQL
9 20 (5.24%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 19 (4.97%) SQL Server 2008
11 18 (4.71%) RDBMS
12 17 (4.45%) SQL Server 2005
13 16 (4.19%) SQLPlus
14 14 (3.66%) Oracle OWB
14 14 (3.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 14 (3.66%) Oracle Database 12c
15 12 (3.14%) Pentaho
15 12 (3.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 12 (3.14%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 32 (8.38%) Oracle APEX
2 25 (6.54%) Jenkins
3 23 (6.02%) Team Foundation Server
4 21 (5.50%) Selenium
4 21 (5.50%) Visual Studio
5 16 (4.19%) Toad
5 16 (4.19%) Maven
5 16 (4.19%) Git (software)
6 15 (3.93%) Subversion
7 14 (3.66%) Oracle Forms
8 13 (3.40%) NUnit
8 13 (3.40%) QuickTest Pro
9 9 (2.36%) WebDriver
10 8 (2.09%) Hudson
10 8 (2.09%) JUnit
11 7 (1.83%) JMeter
11 7 (1.83%) Cucumber
12 6 (1.57%) SoapUI
13 5 (1.31%) JIRA
13 5 (1.31%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 37 (9.69%) Finance
2 24 (6.28%) Telecoms
3 8 (2.09%) Publishing
4 7 (1.83%) Military
4 7 (1.83%) Manufacturing
4 7 (1.83%) Billing
5 6 (1.57%) Automotive
6 3 (0.79%) Retail
6 3 (0.79%) Marketing
7 2 (0.52%) General Ledger
7 2 (0.52%) Legal
7 2 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.52%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.26%) Japanese Language
8 1 (0.26%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 151 (39.53%) Developer
2 64 (16.75%) DBA
3 51 (13.35%) Oracle DBA
4 48 (12.57%) Analyst
5 44 (11.52%) Oracle Developer
6 28 (7.33%) Java Developer
7 24 (6.28%) Architect
8 19 (4.97%) SQL DBA
9 15 (3.93%) .NET Developer
10 13 (3.40%) Administrator
10 13 (3.40%) Tester
10 13 (3.40%) Consultant
11 12 (3.14%) Test Manager
11 12 (3.14%) Applications Developer
11 12 (3.14%) SQL Server DBA
12 11 (2.88%) Test Analyst
13 10 (2.62%) Database Developer
14 9 (2.36%) Technical Architect
14 9 (2.36%) ETL Developer
15 8 (2.09%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (17.80%) .NET
2 66 (17.28%) HTML
3 59 (15.45%) CSS
4 36 (9.42%) XML
5 35 (9.16%) jQuery
6 30 (7.85%) ASP.NET
6 30 (7.85%) Hibernate
7 26 (6.81%) Ajax
8 24 (6.28%) Web Services
9 23 (6.02%) SOAP
9 23 (6.02%) Spring
9 23 (6.02%) Oracle Fusion
10 21 (5.50%) Middleware
11 20 (5.24%) Oracle ADF
12 17 (4.45%) J2EE
12 17 (4.45%) HTML5
12 17 (4.45%) JSON
13 15 (3.93%) .NET Framework
13 15 (3.93%) WCF
14 14 (3.66%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 27 (7.07%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (5.76%) Data Integration
3 14 (3.66%) Computer Science
4 13 (3.40%) Open Source
5 12 (3.14%) Replication
6 10 (2.62%) Management Information System
7 9 (2.36%) HACMP
7 9 (2.36%) Algorithms
8 7 (1.83%) Data Structures
8 7 (1.83%) N-Tier
9 5 (1.31%) Clustering
9 5 (1.31%) Performance Metrics
10 4 (1.05%) Data Extraction
11 3 (0.79%) Client/Server
12 2 (0.52%) DTV
12 2 (0.52%) Reference Data
12 2 (0.52%) Statistics
12 2 (0.52%) Smart Meter
13 1 (0.26%) Mobile App
13 1 (0.26%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 87 (22.77%) UNIX
1 87 (22.77%) Linux
2 80 (20.94%) Windows
3 22 (5.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 20 (5.24%) AIX
5 16 (4.19%) Oracle Linux
6 15 (3.93%) Windows NT
6 15 (3.93%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (3.93%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (3.66%) Solaris
8 5 (1.31%) HPUX
8 5 (1.31%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (1.05%) zOS
9 4 (1.05%) Windows 2000 Server
10 3 (0.79%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.79%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.52%) CentOS
12 1 (0.26%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.26%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (23.56%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (14.92%) Business Intelligence
3 45 (11.78%) ITIL
4 41 (10.73%) TDD
5 38 (9.95%) Scrum
5 38 (9.95%) Continuous Integration
6 37 (9.69%) SOA
7 33 (8.64%) ETL
8 28 (7.33%) Project Management
8 28 (7.33%) Workflow
9 26 (6.81%) MVC
9 26 (6.81%) Migration
9 26 (6.81%) Automated Testing
10 24 (6.28%) Data Analysis
11 23 (6.02%) Data Modelling
11 23 (6.02%) OO
12 22 (5.76%) Unit Testing
12 22 (5.76%) Performance Tuning
13 20 (5.24%) Configuration Management
14 19 (4.97%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 240 (62.83%) SQL
2 150 (39.27%) PL/SQL
3 85 (22.25%) Java
4 59 (15.45%) C#
5 46 (12.04%) JavaScript
6 41 (10.73%) Shell Script
7 29 (7.59%) Perl
8 27 (7.07%) T-SQL
9 22 (5.76%) VBScript
10 14 (3.66%) VB.NET
10 14 (3.66%) Python
11 12 (3.14%) VB
12 11 (2.88%) Korn
13 8 (2.09%) C
14 7 (1.83%) JAQL
15 6 (1.57%) Ruby
15 6 (1.57%) R
16 5 (1.31%) Bash Shell
16 5 (1.31%) C++
17 4 (1.05%) PHP
Qualifications
1 77 (20.16%) Security Cleared
2 60 (15.71%) SC Cleared
3 20 (5.24%) Degree
4 8 (2.09%) DV Cleared
5 7 (1.83%) ISEB
6 3 (0.79%) OCP
6 3 (0.79%) Oracle Certification
6 3 (0.79%) CTC Cleared
6 3 (0.79%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.52%) ISEB Practitioner
7 2 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.52%) PMP
7 2 (0.52%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.52%) CCNA
7 2 (0.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.26%) MCSE
8 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.26%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.45%) QA
2 5 (1.31%) WAI
3 3 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.26%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (8.38%) Oracle RAC
2 30 (7.85%) Oracle RMAN
3 10 (2.62%) VMware ESX
3 10 (2.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (2.36%) Active Directory
5 6 (1.57%) OCFS2
6 5 (1.31%) vSphere
7 4 (1.05%) VirtualBox
7 4 (1.05%) Docker
7 4 (1.05%) Xen
7 4 (1.05%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (0.26%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 26 (6.81%) Data Guard
2 15 (3.93%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 9 (2.36%) Tivoli
4 7 (1.83%) SCCM
5 6 (1.57%) Control-M
6 4 (1.05%) Netcool
6 4 (1.05%) Puppet
6 4 (1.05%) Vagrant
7 3 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (0.79%) YUM
7 3 (0.79%) NetBackup
7 3 (0.79%) Nessus
8 2 (0.52%) SCOM
8 2 (0.52%) HP Data Protector
8 2 (0.52%) Nagios
8 2 (0.52%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 2 (0.52%) Oracle Identity Management
8 2 (0.52%) OPNET
8 2 (0.52%) NSN NetAct
9 1 (0.26%) Munin
Vendors
1 382 (100.00%) Oracle
2 49 (12.83%) Microsoft
3 26 (6.81%) Red Hat
4 21 (5.50%) IBM
4 21 (5.50%) VMware
5 16 (4.19%) Informatica
6 13 (3.40%) SAP
7 12 (3.14%) Sun
7 12 (3.14%) HP
7 12 (3.14%) Teradata
8 10 (2.62%) EMC
9 8 (2.09%) Cisco
9 8 (2.09%) Sybase
9 8 (2.09%) Citrix
10 6 (1.57%) NetApp
10 6 (1.57%) Cramer
10 6 (1.57%) Tableau
10 6 (1.57%) RapidMiner
10 6 (1.57%) Hortonworks
10 6 (1.57%) Cloudera
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Rate: £300 - £301 per day
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Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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Rate: £400 - £500 per day
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Farnborough, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £500.00 - £511.00 per day
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Gosport, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: Market rate value
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Surrey
Montash
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
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Bracknell, Berkshire
The Curve Group
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
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Havant, Hampshire
Advanced Resource Managers
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Milton Keynes
Vital Solutions
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Bracknell, Berkshire
Caci
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Berkshire
Venn Group - UK
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Southampton
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
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Milton Keynes
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Rate: £0 - £300 per day
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Oxfordshire
CPS Group
Rate: market daily rates
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Bracknell, Berkshire
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