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 23 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 91 75 70
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -5
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 176 201 231
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.95% 2.38% 2.35%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.58% 12.33% 12.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 116 124
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 £290 £300 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £488 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.48% +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 £30.00 £37.25 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-19.46% +16.40%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1663 1630 1779
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.39% 19.33% 18.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 947 873 902
Average daily rate £350 £368 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £240 £250
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 56
Average hourly rate £20.75 £24.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.54% -31.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.04 £17.43 £13.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.85 £45.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £30.00 £30.20
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -0.66%
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 23 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 23 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 23 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 -26 49 £388 +20.34% 24
Surrey +16 45 £355 -4.05% 11
Berkshire +2 27 £390 -0.63% 10
Buckinghamshire +5 26 £390 +8.33% 5
Oxfordshire -12 9 £375 +13.63% 1
Kent -15 5 £475 +5.55%
East Sussex -6 2 £300 -29.41% 1
West Sussex -7 2 £298 -7.03% 4
Oracle Database
England

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 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.

1 380 (100.00%) Oracle
2 199 (52.37%) SQL
3 190 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 117 (30.79%) PL/SQL
5 106 (27.89%) SQL Server
6 104 (27.37%) UNIX
7 102 (26.84%) Linux
8 95 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
9 88 (23.16%) Windows
10 82 (21.58%) Security Cleared
11 75 (19.74%) Java
12 72 (18.95%) WebLogic
13 71 (18.68%) .NET
14 67 (17.63%) Microsoft
15 61 (16.05%) SC Cleared
16 57 (15.00%) SOA
17 55 (14.47%) C#
18 48 (12.63%) Data Warehouse
19 47 (12.37%) Business Intelligence
20 44 (11.58%) Oracle RAC
21 43 (11.32%) Shell Script
22 42 (11.05%) ITIL
23 41 (10.79%) XML
23 41 (10.79%) ETL
23 41 (10.79%) Finance
24 39 (10.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
24 39 (10.26%) Relational Database
25 38 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
26 37 (9.74%) Oracle RMAN
27 35 (9.21%) Continuous Integration

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 72 (18.95%) WebLogic
2 23 (6.05%) Apache
3 22 (5.79%) WebSphere
4 18 (4.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 17 (4.47%) SharePoint
6 9 (2.37%) ArcGIS
7 7 (1.84%) CMS
7 7 (1.84%) BizTalk Server
7 7 (1.84%) WebSphere Application Server
7 7 (1.84%) Tomcat
7 7 (1.84%) IIS
7 7 (1.84%) Apache Pig
8 5 (1.32%) Oracle Spatial
8 5 (1.32%) Content Management Server
8 5 (1.32%) Oracle Workflow
8 5 (1.32%) Oracle Application Server
9 4 (1.05%) SAS
10 3 (0.79%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 3 (0.79%) MQSeries
10 3 (0.79%) Documentum
Applications
1 20 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.37%) MS Office
3 5 (1.32%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.26%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 19 (5.00%) Oracle Applications
2 15 (3.95%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (1.58%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (1.05%) BusinessWorks
5 2 (0.53%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 2 (0.53%) 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 (0.53%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.26%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 16 (4.21%) SAN
2 10 (2.63%) TCP/IP
2 10 (2.63%) DNS
3 9 (2.37%) Firewall
4 7 (1.84%) LDAP
5 5 (1.32%) HTTP
5 5 (1.32%) Kerberos
6 4 (1.05%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (0.79%) Network Security
7 3 (0.79%) Internet
7 3 (0.79%) FTP
8 2 (0.53%) NetScaler
8 2 (0.53%) CDMA
8 2 (0.53%) GPRS
8 2 (0.53%) GSM
8 2 (0.53%) UMTS
8 2 (0.53%) 2G
9 1 (0.26%) SSH
9 1 (0.26%) VLAN
9 1 (0.26%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 190 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 106 (27.89%) SQL Server
3 95 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 48 (12.63%) Data Warehouse
5 39 (10.26%) Relational Database
6 34 (8.95%) Oracle Database 12c
7 32 (8.42%) Oracle Reports
8 30 (7.89%) RDBMS
9 28 (7.37%) SQL Server 2008
10 24 (6.32%) SQL Server 2005
11 22 (5.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 21 (5.53%) SQLPlus
12 21 (5.53%) Oracle9i Database
13 20 (5.26%) Oracle BI EE
14 19 (5.00%) DB2
14 19 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 17 (4.47%) PowerCenter
16 14 (3.68%) MySQL
16 14 (3.68%) SQL Server 2012
17 13 (3.42%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 33 (8.68%) Toad
2 25 (6.58%) Visual Studio
3 22 (5.79%) NUnit
4 19 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 16 (4.21%) Oracle Forms
6 15 (3.95%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 14 (3.68%) Jenkins
8 13 (3.42%) Ant
9 12 (3.16%) Subversion
9 12 (3.16%) Maven
10 11 (2.89%) Selenium
11 10 (2.63%) JUnit
12 9 (2.37%) Hudson
13 7 (1.84%) Talend Open Studio
13 7 (1.84%) Eclipse
13 7 (1.84%) Oracle APEX
14 5 (1.32%) QuickTest Pro
15 3 (0.79%) CruiseControl
15 3 (0.79%) JDeveloper
15 3 (0.79%) TeamCity
General
1 41 (10.79%) Finance
2 25 (6.58%) Telecoms
3 13 (3.42%) Billing
4 11 (2.89%) Military
5 7 (1.84%) Retail
6 5 (1.32%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.32%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (1.05%) Japanese Language
8 3 (0.79%) Automotive
9 2 (0.53%) Marketing
10 1 (0.26%) Banking
10 1 (0.26%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.26%) Front Office
10 1 (0.26%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 123 (32.37%) Developer
2 69 (18.16%) DBA
3 57 (15.00%) Oracle DBA
4 44 (11.58%) Analyst
5 43 (11.32%) Architect
6 31 (8.16%) Oracle Developer
7 29 (7.63%) .NET Developer
8 22 (5.79%) Consultant
9 18 (4.74%) Administrator
9 18 (4.74%) C# Developer
9 18 (4.74%) ASP.NET Developer
10 17 (4.47%) C# .NET Developer
11 16 (4.21%) Java Developer
12 14 (3.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 13 (3.42%) SQL DBA
14 12 (3.16%) SQL Developer
14 12 (3.16%) PL/SQL Developer
14 12 (3.16%) Test Analyst
14 12 (3.16%) Technical Architect
15 11 (2.89%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (18.68%) .NET
2 41 (10.79%) XML
3 35 (9.21%) ASP.NET
4 29 (7.63%) J2EE
4 29 (7.63%) Middleware
5 25 (6.58%) HTML
6 21 (5.53%) CSS
7 20 (5.26%) .NET Framework
8 18 (4.74%) Oracle Fusion
9 15 (3.95%) WCF
10 14 (3.68%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 13 (3.42%) Web Services
12 12 (3.16%) JSF
12 12 (3.16%) Java EE
13 11 (2.89%) WebSphere Message Broker
13 11 (2.89%) WebSphere MQ
13 11 (2.89%) Oracle ADF
13 11 (2.89%) Servlets
14 10 (2.63%) XSLT
14 10 (2.63%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 15 (3.95%) Replication
2 14 (3.68%) Data Integration
3 10 (2.63%) Management Information System
4 9 (2.37%) N-Tier
5 8 (2.11%) Clustering
5 8 (2.11%) Open Source
6 7 (1.84%) HACMP
7 4 (1.05%) GIS
7 4 (1.05%) Statistics
7 4 (1.05%) Computer Science
8 3 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.53%) Wiki
10 1 (0.26%) Data Conversion
10 1 (0.26%) Data Extraction
10 1 (0.26%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.26%) FMCG
10 1 (0.26%) SCORM
10 1 (0.26%) DTV
10 1 (0.26%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.26%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 104 (27.37%) UNIX
2 102 (26.84%) Linux
3 88 (23.16%) Windows
4 33 (8.68%) Solaris
5 31 (8.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 22 (5.79%) Windows Server 2008
7 19 (5.00%) AIX
8 16 (4.21%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (2.89%) Oracle Linux
10 9 (2.37%) Windows 2000
11 8 (2.11%) HPUX
12 7 (1.84%) Windows NT
13 6 (1.58%) Windows XP
14 5 (1.32%) Windows 7
15 4 (1.05%) zOS
16 3 (0.79%) OpenVMS
17 2 (0.53%) Windows 2000 Server
17 2 (0.53%) CentOS
18 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (15.00%) SOA
2 47 (12.37%) Business Intelligence
3 42 (11.05%) ITIL
4 41 (10.79%) ETL
5 38 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 35 (9.21%) Continuous Integration
6 35 (9.21%) Performance Tuning
7 29 (7.63%) Project Management
8 28 (7.37%) OO
8 28 (7.37%) Scrum
9 26 (6.84%) TDD
9 26 (6.84%) Automated Testing
10 25 (6.58%) Web Development
11 24 (6.32%) Configuration Management
11 24 (6.32%) MVC
12 23 (6.05%) Migration
13 20 (5.26%) Data Modelling
14 18 (4.74%) UML
15 17 (4.47%) Data Analysis
16 16 (4.21%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 199 (52.37%) SQL
2 117 (30.79%) PL/SQL
3 75 (19.74%) Java
4 55 (14.47%) C#
5 43 (11.32%) Shell Script
6 33 (8.68%) T-SQL
7 25 (6.58%) JavaScript
7 25 (6.58%) Perl
8 16 (4.21%) C
9 15 (3.95%) Python
10 14 (3.68%) Korn
11 13 (3.42%) VB.NET
12 12 (3.16%) VB
13 9 (2.37%) Bash Shell
14 8 (2.11%) VBScript
15 6 (1.58%) R
16 5 (1.32%) C++
17 3 (0.79%) VB6
18 2 (0.53%) AWK
19 1 (0.26%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 82 (21.58%) Security Cleared
2 61 (16.05%) SC Cleared
3 15 (3.95%) Degree
4 10 (2.63%) OCP
4 10 (2.63%) Oracle Certification
5 7 (1.84%) DV Cleared
6 6 (1.58%) 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 (0.53%) 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%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.26%) CCNA
10 1 (0.26%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.37%) Data Quality
2 6 (1.58%) QA
3 2 (0.53%) SLA
3 2 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 44 (11.58%) Oracle RAC
2 37 (9.74%) Oracle RMAN
3 12 (3.16%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (2.63%) Active Directory
5 8 (2.11%) VMware ESX
6 7 (1.84%) vSphere
7 6 (1.58%) Xen
7 6 (1.58%) OCFS2
8 3 (0.79%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 3 (0.79%) Veritas File System
8 3 (0.79%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 2 (0.53%) SRDF
9 2 (0.53%) NFS
9 2 (0.53%) vCloud
10 1 (0.26%) Docker
10 1 (0.26%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 1 (0.26%) Sendmail
10 1 (0.26%) XenApp
10 1 (0.26%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 39 (10.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 30 (7.89%) Data Guard
3 9 (2.37%) SCCM
4 7 (1.84%) Tivoli
5 6 (1.58%) NetBackup
5 6 (1.58%) 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 (0.53%) Nagios
8 2 (0.53%) TIBCO Hawk
8 2 (0.53%) Netcool
8 2 (0.53%) SCOM
8 2 (0.53%) OPNET
9 1 (0.26%) WSUS
9 1 (0.26%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 380 (100.00%) Oracle
2 67 (17.63%) Microsoft
3 31 (8.16%) Red Hat
4 29 (7.63%) Informatica
5 27 (7.11%) IBM
6 20 (5.26%) VMware
7 19 (5.00%) SAP
8 18 (4.74%) Sun
9 17 (4.47%) Business Objects
10 16 (4.21%) JBoss
11 14 (3.68%) HP
12 11 (2.89%) EMC
13 10 (2.63%) Sybase
14 9 (2.37%) Citrix
14 9 (2.37%) ESRI
15 8 (2.11%) TIBCO
15 8 (2.11%) Cognos
16 7 (1.84%) Salesforce.com
16 7 (1.84%) Talend
17 6 (1.58%) Cloudera
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