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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 82 82 83
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 192 206 211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.09% 2.32% 2.09%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.30% 11.63% 11.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 111 110
Average daily rate
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£360 £370 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% -3.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £301 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £495 £512
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 3
Average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £31.75 £31.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £47.70 £38.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £36.50 £27.25
% change year-on-year
-17.80% +33.94%
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
1699 1772 1825
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.53% 19.95% 18.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 983 951 893
Average daily rate £350 £370 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £230 £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 27 52 55
Average hourly rate £22.00 £30.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.86% -12.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.04 £16.90 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.50 £45.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-6.55% +1.66%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 20 August 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 -24 60 £375 - 16
Buckinghamshire +27 39 £400 +11.11% 3
Surrey +21 39 £350 - 4
Berkshire +6 21 £375 +15.38% 5
West Sussex 0 4 £298 -7.03% 1
Oxfordshire -10 4 £450 +32.84% 2
East Sussex -6 3 £200 -51.51%
Kent -18 2 £475 +8.57% 1
Oracle Database
England

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 378 (100.00%) Oracle
2 206 (54.50%) SQL
3 180 (47.62%) Oracle Database 11g
4 125 (33.07%) PL/SQL
5 110 (29.10%) SQL Server
6 107 (28.31%) UNIX
7 92 (24.34%) Oracle Database 10g
8 91 (24.07%) Linux
9 86 (22.75%) Windows
10 81 (21.43%) .NET
11 76 (20.11%) Security Cleared
12 74 (19.58%) Java
13 67 (17.72%) Microsoft
14 66 (17.46%) C#
15 57 (15.08%) WebLogic
16 56 (14.81%) SC Cleared
17 48 (12.70%) Business Intelligence
17 48 (12.70%) SOA
18 46 (12.17%) Data Warehouse
19 45 (11.90%) Finance
20 44 (11.64%) ETL
21 41 (10.85%) Agile Software Development
21 41 (10.85%) Oracle RAC
22 39 (10.32%) Continuous Integration
22 39 (10.32%) Shell Script
22 39 (10.32%) ITIL
23 38 (10.05%) ASP.NET
23 38 (10.05%) Relational Database
24 36 (9.52%) XML
24 36 (9.52%) TDD

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 57 (15.08%) WebLogic
2 21 (5.56%) WebSphere
3 20 (5.29%) Apache
4 18 (4.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 15 (3.97%) SharePoint
6 10 (2.65%) ArcGIS
7 9 (2.38%) WebSphere Application Server
7 9 (2.38%) Oracle Spatial
8 8 (2.12%) Tomcat
8 8 (2.12%) IIS
9 7 (1.85%) CMS
9 7 (1.85%) BizTalk Server
9 7 (1.85%) Apache Pig
10 6 (1.59%) Oracle Workflow
11 4 (1.06%) Content Management Server
11 4 (1.06%) SAS
11 4 (1.06%) MQSeries
12 3 (0.79%) Documentum
12 3 (0.79%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 3 (0.79%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 18 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.12%) MS Office
3 5 (1.32%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.26%) FastStats
5 1 (0.26%) SPSS
5 1 (0.26%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 15 (3.97%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (2.65%) Oracle Applications
3 6 (1.59%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (1.06%) BusinessWorks
5 2 (0.53%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 2 (0.53%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.53%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.26%) SAP IS-U
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle BRM
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 5 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (1.32%) SaaS
2 4 (1.06%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (1.06%) Amazon S3
3 2 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (4.50%) SAN
2 10 (2.65%) DNS
3 9 (2.38%) Firewall
3 9 (2.38%) TCP/IP
4 7 (1.85%) LDAP
5 6 (1.59%) HTTP
6 5 (1.32%) Kerberos
7 4 (1.06%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (0.79%) Network Security
8 3 (0.79%) FTP
9 2 (0.53%) CDMA
9 2 (0.53%) GPRS
9 2 (0.53%) GSM
9 2 (0.53%) ISDN
9 2 (0.53%) LAN
9 2 (0.53%) PSTN
9 2 (0.53%) UMTS
9 2 (0.53%) WAN
9 2 (0.53%) Internet
9 2 (0.53%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 180 (47.62%) Oracle Database 11g
2 110 (29.10%) SQL Server
3 92 (24.34%) Oracle Database 10g
4 46 (12.17%) Data Warehouse
5 38 (10.05%) Relational Database
6 33 (8.73%) Oracle Database 12c
7 28 (7.41%) Oracle Reports
8 25 (6.61%) RDBMS
8 25 (6.61%) SQL Server 2008
9 23 (6.08%) SQL Server 2005
10 21 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 19 (5.03%) Oracle9i Database
11 19 (5.03%) DB2
12 18 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 18 (4.76%) PowerCenter
12 18 (4.76%) Oracle BI EE
13 17 (4.50%) SQLPlus
14 14 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
15 13 (3.44%) MySQL
16 9 (2.38%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 28 (7.41%) Toad
2 26 (6.88%) Visual Studio
3 23 (6.08%) Team Foundation Server
4 21 (5.56%) NUnit
5 20 (5.29%) Selenium
6 17 (4.50%) Jenkins
7 13 (3.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 13 (3.44%) Maven
8 12 (3.17%) Subversion
8 12 (3.17%) Oracle Forms
9 11 (2.91%) Ant
9 11 (2.91%) JUnit
10 9 (2.38%) QuickTest Pro
10 9 (2.38%) Hudson
11 7 (1.85%) WebDriver
11 7 (1.85%) Talend Open Studio
11 7 (1.85%) Oracle APEX
11 7 (1.85%) Cucumber
12 6 (1.59%) SoapUI
13 5 (1.32%) JMeter
General
1 45 (11.90%) Finance
2 20 (5.29%) Telecoms
3 11 (2.91%) Billing
4 9 (2.38%) Military
5 7 (1.85%) Retail
6 6 (1.59%) Manufacturing
6 6 (1.59%) Automotive
7 5 (1.32%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (1.06%) Japanese Language
9 3 (0.79%) Marketing
10 2 (0.53%) Legal
11 1 (0.26%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.26%) Front Office
11 1 (0.26%) Electronics
11 1 (0.26%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 120 (31.75%) Developer
2 68 (17.99%) DBA
3 55 (14.55%) Oracle DBA
4 42 (11.11%) Analyst
5 34 (8.99%) Architect
6 29 (7.67%) Oracle Developer
7 26 (6.88%) .NET Developer
8 20 (5.29%) Administrator
9 19 (5.03%) Consultant
10 17 (4.50%) C# Developer
10 17 (4.50%) ASP.NET Developer
11 16 (4.23%) C# .NET Developer
12 14 (3.70%) SQL DBA
12 14 (3.70%) Java Developer
12 14 (3.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 13 (3.44%) Test Analyst
14 12 (3.17%) Tester
15 11 (2.91%) Database Developer
16 10 (2.65%) PL/SQL Developer
16 10 (2.65%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (21.43%) .NET
2 38 (10.05%) ASP.NET
3 36 (9.52%) XML
4 27 (7.14%) HTML
5 26 (6.88%) Middleware
6 25 (6.61%) .NET Framework
7 23 (6.08%) CSS
8 21 (5.56%) J2EE
9 19 (5.03%) Oracle Fusion
10 18 (4.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 18 (4.76%) Web Services
11 17 (4.50%) WCF
12 13 (3.44%) Oracle ADF
12 13 (3.44%) Hibernate
13 12 (3.17%) Spring
13 12 (3.17%) jQuery
14 11 (2.91%) WebSphere Message Broker
14 11 (2.91%) WebSphere MQ
15 10 (2.65%) XSLT
15 10 (2.65%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 19 (5.03%) Data Integration
2 13 (3.44%) Replication
3 11 (2.91%) Management Information System
4 10 (2.65%) Clustering
4 10 (2.65%) N-Tier
5 9 (2.38%) Open Source
6 7 (1.85%) HACMP
7 6 (1.59%) Statistics
8 5 (1.32%) Computer Science
8 5 (1.32%) GIS
9 3 (0.79%) DTV
10 2 (0.53%) Wiki
10 2 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.53%) Data Extraction
11 1 (0.26%) FMCG
11 1 (0.26%) DataPower
11 1 (0.26%) Data Conversion
11 1 (0.26%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.26%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.26%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 107 (28.31%) UNIX
2 91 (24.07%) Linux
3 86 (22.75%) Windows
4 31 (8.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 30 (7.94%) Solaris
6 21 (5.56%) AIX
7 18 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (3.17%) Windows NT
8 12 (3.17%) Windows Server 2003
9 10 (2.65%) Oracle Linux
10 9 (2.38%) Windows 2000
10 9 (2.38%) HPUX
11 5 (1.32%) Windows XP
12 4 (1.06%) Windows 7
12 4 (1.06%) zOS
13 3 (0.79%) OpenVMS
14 2 (0.53%) Windows 2000 Server
14 2 (0.53%) CentOS
15 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (12.70%) SOA
1 48 (12.70%) Business Intelligence
2 44 (11.64%) ETL
3 41 (10.85%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (10.32%) ITIL
4 39 (10.32%) Continuous Integration
5 36 (9.52%) TDD
6 35 (9.26%) Scrum
7 33 (8.73%) Performance Tuning
8 31 (8.20%) MVC
9 27 (7.14%) Project Management
9 27 (7.14%) Automated Testing
10 26 (6.88%) OO
11 22 (5.82%) Configuration Management
12 20 (5.29%) Data Modelling
12 20 (5.29%) Web Development
13 19 (5.03%) Data Analysis
13 19 (5.03%) Software Engineering
13 19 (5.03%) Migration
13 19 (5.03%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 206 (54.50%) SQL
2 125 (33.07%) PL/SQL
3 74 (19.58%) Java
4 66 (17.46%) C#
5 39 (10.32%) Shell Script
6 35 (9.26%) T-SQL
7 26 (6.88%) JavaScript
8 22 (5.82%) Perl
9 19 (5.03%) Python
10 15 (3.97%) VBScript
10 15 (3.97%) VB.NET
11 14 (3.70%) VB
12 12 (3.17%) C
13 11 (2.91%) Korn
14 10 (2.65%) Bash Shell
15 6 (1.59%) R
16 3 (0.79%) VB6
16 3 (0.79%) C++
17 2 (0.53%) AWK
18 1 (0.26%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 76 (20.11%) Security Cleared
2 56 (14.81%) SC Cleared
3 16 (4.23%) Degree
4 8 (2.12%) ISEB
5 7 (1.85%) DV Cleared
6 6 (1.59%) OCP
6 6 (1.59%) Oracle Certification
7 4 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (1.06%) MCSE
7 4 (1.06%) PMI Certification
8 3 (0.79%) CTC Cleared
8 3 (0.79%) PMP
9 2 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
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%) CCNA
10 1 (0.26%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.38%) QA
1 9 (2.38%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 2 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.26%) SLA
System Software
1 41 (10.85%) Oracle RAC
2 36 (9.52%) Oracle RMAN
3 12 (3.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (2.65%) Active Directory
5 7 (1.85%) VMware ESX
5 7 (1.85%) vSphere
6 6 (1.59%) Xen
6 6 (1.59%) OCFS2
7 4 (1.06%) Docker
7 4 (1.06%) VirtualBox
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%) vCloud
9 2 (0.53%) NFS
10 1 (0.26%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 1 (0.26%) Sendmail
10 1 (0.26%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 33 (8.73%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 28 (7.41%) Data Guard
3 11 (2.91%) SCCM
4 9 (2.38%) Tivoli
5 6 (1.59%) NetBackup
5 6 (1.59%) Puppet
6 4 (1.06%) Vagrant
6 4 (1.06%) 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
7 3 (0.79%) Control-M
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%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 378 (100.00%) Oracle
2 67 (17.72%) Microsoft
3 32 (8.47%) Red Hat
4 29 (7.67%) Informatica
5 26 (6.88%) IBM
6 22 (5.82%) SAP
7 21 (5.56%) VMware
8 17 (4.50%) JBoss
8 17 (4.50%) HP
9 16 (4.23%) Sun
9 16 (4.23%) Business Objects
10 11 (2.91%) EMC
11 10 (2.65%) ESRI
11 10 (2.65%) Teradata
12 9 (2.38%) Citrix
12 9 (2.38%) Sybase
13 8 (2.12%) Cognos
13 8 (2.12%) Cisco
13 8 (2.12%) TIBCO
14 7 (1.85%) Talend
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