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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 85 78 96
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +18
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 200 209 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.34% 2.25% 1.89%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.34% 12.68% 8.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 110 69
Average daily rate £420 £366 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.67% -2.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £487
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £50.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £47.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-17.89% +48.43%
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
1763 1648 1767
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 20.61% 17.73% 21.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1137 946 897
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 32 62
Average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +41.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £17.10 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £55.65 £38.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £32.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-10.76% +16.07%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -10 53 £480 +20.00% 15
Berkshire +11 44 £450 +28.57% 7
Surrey -10 40 £420 +20.00% 5
Buckinghamshire +10 17 £295 -18.62% 2
Oxfordshire +1 13 £450 +9.75% 4
West Sussex +15 12 £413 +21.32%
Kent -9 11 £350 +70.73% 2
Middlesex +2 5 £423 -
East Sussex - 3 £313 - 3
Oracle Database
England

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 520 (100.00%) Oracle
2 284 (54.62%) SQL
3 224 (43.08%) Oracle Database 11g
4 200 (38.46%) PL/SQL
5 165 (31.73%) Unix
6 132 (25.38%) Linux
6 132 (25.38%) Agile Software Development
7 115 (22.12%) Oracle Database 10g
7 115 (22.12%) Security Cleared
8 102 (19.62%) SC Cleared
8 102 (19.62%) XML
9 100 (19.23%) Java
10 99 (19.04%) Finance
11 95 (18.27%) Shell Script
12 93 (17.88%) Oracle Database 12c
13 81 (15.58%) WebLogic
13 81 (15.58%) Business Intelligence
14 76 (14.62%) Migration
15 71 (13.65%) Middleware
16 70 (13.46%) JavaScript
17 67 (12.88%) SQL Server
18 63 (12.12%) Windows
18 63 (12.12%) Oracle BI EE
19 62 (11.92%) Data Warehouse
20 60 (11.54%) Data Modelling
21 59 (11.35%) HTML
22 55 (10.58%) Web Services
22 55 (10.58%) SOA
23 54 (10.38%) Oracle Reports
24 53 (10.19%) Oracle Fusion

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 81 (15.58%) WebLogic
2 28 (5.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 22 (4.23%) SAS
4 17 (3.27%) Tomcat
5 12 (2.31%) Oracle Service Bus
6 10 (1.92%) Apache
6 10 (1.92%) JBoss
7 9 (1.73%) Oracle Workflow
8 8 (1.54%) AquaLogic
8 8 (1.54%) SharePoint
8 8 (1.54%) WebSphere
9 7 (1.35%) IIS
10 4 (0.77%) Node.js
10 4 (0.77%) Oracle Spatial
10 4 (0.77%) SharePoint Server
11 3 (0.58%) MS Exchange
11 3 (0.58%) WebSphere Portal
12 2 (0.38%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.38%) SAP Portal
13 1 (0.19%) nginx
Applications
1 27 (5.19%) MS Excel
2 16 (3.08%) MS Office
3 8 (1.54%) MS Project
4 5 (0.96%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.58%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 23 (4.42%) Cordys
2 22 (4.23%) Oracle BPM
3 17 (3.27%) Oracle EBS
4 12 (2.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 11 (2.12%) Oracle General Ledger
6 4 (0.77%) SAP FI
7 3 (0.58%) Oracle Applications
7 3 (0.58%) Oracle BRM
7 3 (0.58%) Oracle EBS R12
8 2 (0.38%) BigMachines
8 2 (0.38%) Eloqua
8 2 (0.38%) Oracle 11i
8 2 (0.38%) Oracle Financials
8 2 (0.38%) SmartPlant
9 1 (0.19%) BusinessWorks
9 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
9 1 (0.19%) Endur
9 1 (0.19%) Oracle CRM
9 1 (0.19%) Oracle ERP
9 1 (0.19%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.88%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.58%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 2 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.08%) DNS
2 12 (2.31%) DHCP
2 12 (2.31%) LDAP
3 9 (1.73%) SAN
3 9 (1.73%) TCP/IP
4 7 (1.35%) Firewall
5 6 (1.15%) Diameter Protocol
5 6 (1.15%) SS7
6 5 (0.96%) GPRS
6 5 (0.96%) UMTS
6 5 (0.96%) WCDMA
7 3 (0.58%) CDMA
7 3 (0.58%) GSM
7 3 (0.58%) HTTPS
8 2 (0.38%) H.323
8 2 (0.38%) HTTP
8 2 (0.38%) Internet
8 2 (0.38%) LAN
8 2 (0.38%) MGCP
8 2 (0.38%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 224 (43.08%) Oracle Database 11g
2 115 (22.12%) Oracle Database 10g
3 93 (17.88%) Oracle Database 12c
4 67 (12.88%) SQL Server
5 63 (12.12%) Oracle BI EE
6 62 (11.92%) Data Warehouse
7 54 (10.38%) Oracle Reports
8 51 (9.81%) Relational Database
9 33 (6.35%) BusinessObjects
10 30 (5.77%) Data Mining
11 29 (5.58%) Oracle ODI
11 29 (5.58%) Oracle9i Database
12 19 (3.65%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 16 (3.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 15 (2.88%) PostgreSQL
15 14 (2.69%) Oracle Exadata
16 13 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
17 12 (2.31%) DataStage
17 12 (2.31%) SQL Server 2008
18 11 (2.12%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 52 (10.00%) Subversion
2 35 (6.73%) Ant
2 35 (6.73%) Maven
2 35 (6.73%) Toad
3 32 (6.15%) Eclipse
4 30 (5.77%) Oracle APEX
4 30 (5.77%) Oracle Forms
5 28 (5.38%) Git (software)
6 21 (4.04%) Jenkins
7 18 (3.46%) Team Foundation Server
7 18 (3.46%) Visual Studio
8 17 (3.27%) Cucumber
8 17 (3.27%) JIRA
9 16 (3.08%) SoapUI
10 15 (2.88%) TeamCity
11 10 (1.92%) RSpec
11 10 (1.92%) Selenium
12 9 (1.73%) SpecFlow
13 8 (1.54%) JIRA Agile
14 7 (1.35%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 99 (19.04%) Finance
2 34 (6.54%) Telecoms
3 21 (4.04%) Military
4 14 (2.69%) Manufacturing
5 13 (2.50%) Marketing
6 12 (2.31%) Electronics
7 10 (1.92%) Banking
7 10 (1.92%) Retail
8 7 (1.35%) Aerospace
8 7 (1.35%) Billing
9 5 (0.96%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.38%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 192 (36.92%) Developer
2 93 (17.88%) Oracle Developer
3 81 (15.58%) Analyst
4 68 (13.08%) DBA
5 63 (12.12%) Oracle DBA
6 55 (10.58%) Architect
7 48 (9.23%) Test Analyst
8 43 (8.27%) SQL Developer
9 41 (7.88%) Java Developer
10 37 (7.12%) Consultant
11 34 (6.54%) Senior Developer
12 32 (6.15%) PL/SQL Developer
13 21 (4.04%) Administrator
13 21 (4.04%) SQL Analyst
14 20 (3.85%) Oracle Forms Developer
15 19 (3.65%) Senior Java Developer
15 19 (3.65%) Technical Architect
16 18 (3.46%) Oracle Analyst
17 17 (3.27%) OBIEE Developer
17 17 (3.27%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (19.62%) XML
2 71 (13.65%) Middleware
3 59 (11.35%) HTML
4 55 (10.58%) Web Services
5 53 (10.19%) Oracle Fusion
6 51 (9.81%) CSS
6 51 (9.81%) Java EE
7 44 (8.46%) SOAP
8 42 (8.08%) .NET
9 36 (6.92%) jQuery
10 35 (6.73%) JSF
11 32 (6.15%) JMS
12 27 (5.19%) JPA
13 26 (5.00%) EJB
14 25 (4.81%) Java SE
15 23 (4.42%) JRules
16 21 (4.04%) Spring
17 19 (3.65%) Ajax
18 13 (2.50%) Hibernate
19 11 (2.12%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 26 (5.00%) Data Centre
2 24 (4.62%) Data Integration
3 20 (3.85%) Computer Science
4 19 (3.65%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (2.12%) Replication
6 8 (1.54%) Management Information System
6 8 (1.54%) PMI
7 7 (1.35%) Clustering
7 7 (1.35%) Mathematics
7 7 (1.35%) Statistics
8 6 (1.15%) Visualisation
9 5 (0.96%) Client/Server
9 5 (0.96%) Data Extraction
9 5 (0.96%) N-Tier
10 4 (0.77%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (0.77%) PKI
10 4 (0.77%) Symmetrix DMX
10 4 (0.77%) Wiki
11 3 (0.58%) Life Science
12 2 (0.38%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 165 (31.73%) Unix
2 132 (25.38%) Linux
3 63 (12.12%) Windows
4 42 (8.08%) Solaris
5 41 (7.88%) AIX
6 31 (5.96%) Windows Server
7 28 (5.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 26 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 20 (3.85%) HPUX
10 19 (3.65%) Windows Server 2012
11 16 (3.08%) Oracle Linux
12 6 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
13 5 (0.96%) SUSE
14 3 (0.58%) Apple iOS
14 3 (0.58%) Windows 7
15 1 (0.19%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.19%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (0.19%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (25.38%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (15.58%) Business Intelligence
3 76 (14.62%) Migration
4 60 (11.54%) Data Modelling
5 55 (10.58%) SOA
6 45 (8.65%) Waterfall
7 44 (8.46%) ETL
8 40 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
9 39 (7.50%) System Testing
10 36 (6.92%) Stakeholder Management
10 36 (6.92%) UML
11 35 (6.73%) Technical Architecture
12 34 (6.54%) ITIL
12 34 (6.54%) SDLC
13 33 (6.35%) Business Analysis
13 33 (6.35%) Continuous Integration
13 33 (6.35%) Project Management
14 29 (5.58%) Data Migration
15 25 (4.81%) BDD
16 23 (4.42%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 284 (54.62%) SQL
2 200 (38.46%) PL/SQL
3 100 (19.23%) Java
4 95 (18.27%) Shell Script
5 70 (13.46%) JavaScript
6 34 (6.54%) Python
7 32 (6.15%) C#
8 24 (4.62%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 23 (4.42%) Jython
9 23 (4.42%) Perl
10 19 (3.65%) Ruby
11 16 (3.08%) T-SQL
12 11 (2.12%) C
13 8 (1.54%) VBA
14 7 (1.35%) Korn
15 6 (1.15%) PHP
15 6 (1.15%) VB.NET
16 5 (0.96%) VB
17 4 (0.77%) PowerShell
18 2 (0.38%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 115 (22.12%) Security Cleared
2 102 (19.62%) SC Cleared
3 36 (6.92%) Degree
4 16 (3.08%) ISEB
5 14 (2.69%) DV Cleared
6 8 (1.54%) PMI Certification
7 7 (1.35%) ISTQB
7 7 (1.35%) Oracle Certification
7 7 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 6 (1.15%) OCP
9 5 (0.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 4 (0.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 3 (0.58%) OCA
11 3 (0.58%) PMP
12 2 (0.38%) ISEB Practitioner
13 1 (0.19%) BPSS Clearance
13 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Certification
13 1 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (4.81%) Data Quality
2 15 (2.88%) QA
3 8 (1.54%) SLA
4 2 (0.38%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.19%) GxP
5 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.19%) SEPA
System Software
1 31 (5.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (4.81%) Active Directory
2 25 (4.81%) Oracle RAC
3 7 (1.35%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (1.15%) Oracle Clusterware
5 5 (0.96%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 3 (0.58%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 3 (0.58%) vSphere
7 2 (0.38%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.38%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 2 (0.38%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.19%) OpenSSH
8 1 (0.19%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.19%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 19 (3.65%) HP Quality Center
2 18 (3.46%) Data Guard
3 17 (3.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 17 (3.27%) Oracle RMAN
4 14 (2.69%) Puppet
5 4 (0.77%) Nagios
5 4 (0.77%) Oracle Flashback
6 2 (0.38%) Ansible
6 2 (0.38%) Oracle Identity Management
6 2 (0.38%) SCCM
6 2 (0.38%) SCOM
6 2 (0.38%) Tivoli
6 2 (0.38%) vMotion
6 2 (0.38%) yum
7 1 (0.19%) Foglight
7 1 (0.19%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (0.19%) HP Operations Orchestration
7 1 (0.19%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 1 (0.19%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 1 (0.19%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 520 (100.00%) Oracle
2 50 (9.62%) SAP
3 49 (9.42%) VMware
4 48 (9.23%) Microsoft
5 39 (7.50%) Red Hat
6 27 (5.19%) Citrix
7 25 (4.81%) Informatica
8 21 (4.04%) HP
9 16 (3.08%) IBM
10 13 (2.50%) Netezza
11 8 (1.54%) Cognizant
12 7 (1.35%) Sybase
12 7 (1.35%) Talend
12 7 (1.35%) Veritas
13 6 (1.15%) EMC
13 6 (1.15%) Endeca
14 5 (0.96%) 3PAR
14 5 (0.96%) ATG
14 5 (0.96%) Teradata
15 3 (0.58%) Salesforce.com
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