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 11 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 88 75 68
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -7
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 179 198 237
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.00% 2.37% 2.42%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.74% 12.68% 13.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 124 124
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 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £478 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.70% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 3
Average hourly rate £33.75 £45.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.75 £37.50 £31.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.75 £54.00 £43.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £37.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-7.38% -0.66%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1667 1562 1732
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.61% 18.72% 17.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 955 834 884
Average daily rate £360 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £230 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 58 51
Average hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -35.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.02 £17.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £45.25 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £30.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -4.76%
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 11 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 11 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 11 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
Surrey +24 46 £350 -2.77% 8
Hampshire -20 46 £375 +3.44% 17
Buckinghamshire -5 28 £390 +8.33% 5
Berkshire -8 27 £385 +4.05% 9
Oxfordshire +5 10 £375 +16.27% 1
Kent -19 9 £475 +5.55%
East Sussex -2 2 £300 -29.41%
West Sussex -10 2 £298 -7.03% 3
Oracle Database
England

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 11 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
2 197 (51.84%) SQL
3 191 (50.26%) Oracle Database 11g
4 117 (30.79%) PL/SQL
5 105 (27.63%) SQL Server
6 100 (26.32%) Linux
7 98 (25.79%) UNIX
8 96 (25.26%) Oracle Database 10g
9 91 (23.95%) Windows
10 81 (21.32%) Security Cleared
11 77 (20.26%) .NET
12 75 (19.74%) Java
13 71 (18.68%) Microsoft
14 68 (17.89%) WebLogic
15 60 (15.79%) SC Cleared
16 59 (15.53%) C#
17 57 (15.00%) SOA
18 49 (12.89%) Data Warehouse
19 46 (12.11%) Business Intelligence
20 43 (11.32%) Finance
20 43 (11.32%) Shell Script
21 41 (10.79%) XML
21 41 (10.79%) Agile Software Development
22 40 (10.53%) Oracle RAC
23 39 (10.26%) ITIL
23 39 (10.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
23 39 (10.26%) Relational Database
24 38 (10.00%) ETL
25 37 (9.74%) Continuous Integration
26 36 (9.47%) ASP.NET

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

For the 6 months to 11 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 68 (17.89%) WebLogic
2 23 (6.05%) Apache
3 21 (5.53%) WebSphere
3 21 (5.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 17 (4.47%) SharePoint
5 9 (2.37%) ArcGIS
6 8 (2.11%) BizTalk Server
7 7 (1.84%) Content Management Server
7 7 (1.84%) CMS
7 7 (1.84%) Tomcat
7 7 (1.84%) IIS
7 7 (1.84%) Apache Pig
8 6 (1.58%) WebSphere Application Server
9 5 (1.32%) Oracle Workflow
9 5 (1.32%) Oracle Application Server
9 5 (1.32%) Oracle Spatial
10 4 (1.05%) Kentico
10 4 (1.05%) SAS
11 3 (0.79%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 3 (0.79%) Documentum
Applications
1 21 (5.53%) 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 13 (3.42%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (1.05%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (0.79%) 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 Payables
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%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (4.47%) SAN
2 11 (2.89%) TCP/IP
3 10 (2.63%) DNS
4 9 (2.37%) Firewall
5 7 (1.84%) LDAP
6 5 (1.32%) HTTP
6 5 (1.32%) Kerberos
7 4 (1.05%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (0.79%) Network Security
8 3 (0.79%) Internet
8 3 (0.79%) FTP
9 2 (0.53%) DHCP
9 2 (0.53%) UMTS
9 2 (0.53%) CDMA
9 2 (0.53%) GPRS
9 2 (0.53%) GSM
9 2 (0.53%) NetScaler
9 2 (0.53%) 2G
10 1 (0.26%) SSH
10 1 (0.26%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 191 (50.26%) Oracle Database 11g
2 105 (27.63%) SQL Server
3 96 (25.26%) Oracle Database 10g
4 49 (12.89%) Data Warehouse
5 39 (10.26%) Relational Database
6 34 (8.95%) Oracle Database 12c
7 33 (8.68%) 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
11 22 (5.79%) Oracle9i Database
12 21 (5.53%) SQLPlus
12 21 (5.53%) Oracle BI EE
13 19 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 17 (4.47%) PowerCenter
14 17 (4.47%) DB2
15 14 (3.68%) MySQL
15 14 (3.68%) SQL Server 2012
16 13 (3.42%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 33 (8.68%) Toad
2 29 (7.63%) Visual Studio
3 26 (6.84%) NUnit
4 23 (6.05%) Team Foundation Server
5 16 (4.21%) Oracle Forms
6 15 (3.95%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 12 (3.16%) Ant
7 12 (3.16%) Subversion
8 11 (2.89%) Jenkins
9 10 (2.63%) Selenium
9 10 (2.63%) Maven
10 9 (2.37%) JUnit
10 9 (2.37%) Hudson
11 7 (1.84%) Oracle APEX
11 7 (1.84%) Talend Open Studio
12 6 (1.58%) Eclipse
13 5 (1.32%) QuickTest Pro
14 3 (0.79%) CruiseControl
14 3 (0.79%) JDeveloper
14 3 (0.79%) TeamCity
General
1 43 (11.32%) Finance
2 24 (6.32%) Telecoms
3 13 (3.42%) Billing
4 11 (2.89%) Military
5 6 (1.58%) Retail
5 6 (1.58%) Manufacturing
5 6 (1.58%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (1.05%) Japanese Language
7 3 (0.79%) Automotive
8 2 (0.53%) Banking
8 2 (0.53%) Marketing
9 1 (0.26%) Legal
9 1 (0.26%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.26%) Front Office
9 1 (0.26%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 123 (32.37%) Developer
2 68 (17.89%) DBA
3 57 (15.00%) Oracle DBA
4 46 (12.11%) Analyst
5 41 (10.79%) Architect
6 32 (8.42%) .NET Developer
7 29 (7.63%) Oracle Developer
8 22 (5.79%) Consultant
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
11 16 (4.21%) Administrator
12 14 (3.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 13 (3.42%) Senior Developer
13 13 (3.42%) Test Analyst
13 13 (3.42%) Technical Architect
13 13 (3.42%) SQL DBA
14 12 (3.16%) SQL Developer
14 12 (3.16%) PL/SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (20.26%) .NET
2 41 (10.79%) XML
3 36 (9.47%) ASP.NET
4 29 (7.63%) J2EE
5 27 (7.11%) Middleware
6 26 (6.84%) HTML
7 21 (5.53%) .NET Framework
8 20 (5.26%) CSS
9 18 (4.74%) Oracle Fusion
10 16 (4.21%) WCF
11 15 (3.95%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 13 (3.42%) Java EE
12 13 (3.42%) Web Services
12 13 (3.42%) JSF
13 11 (2.89%) WebSphere MQ
13 11 (2.89%) Oracle ADF
13 11 (2.89%) JDBC
13 11 (2.89%) Servlets
13 11 (2.89%) WebSphere Message Broker
14 10 (2.63%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 15 (3.95%) Replication
2 13 (3.42%) Data Integration
3 10 (2.63%) N-Tier
3 10 (2.63%) Management Information System
4 9 (2.37%) Clustering
5 8 (2.11%) HACMP
5 8 (2.11%) Open Source
6 5 (1.32%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.05%) Statistics
7 4 (1.05%) GIS
8 3 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.53%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.26%) SCORM
10 1 (0.26%) DTV
10 1 (0.26%) PMI
10 1 (0.26%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.26%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.26%) FMCG
10 1 (0.26%) Wiki
10 1 (0.26%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 100 (26.32%) Linux
2 98 (25.79%) UNIX
3 91 (23.95%) Windows
4 31 (8.16%) Solaris
5 30 (7.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 23 (6.05%) Windows Server 2008
7 20 (5.26%) AIX
8 17 (4.47%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (2.89%) Oracle Linux
10 9 (2.37%) Windows 2000
11 8 (2.11%) Windows NT
11 8 (2.11%) Windows XP
12 7 (1.84%) Windows 7
13 6 (1.58%) HPUX
14 4 (1.05%) zOS
15 3 (0.79%) OpenVMS
16 2 (0.53%) Windows 2000 Server
16 2 (0.53%) CentOS
16 2 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (15.00%) SOA
2 46 (12.11%) Business Intelligence
3 41 (10.79%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (10.26%) ITIL
5 38 (10.00%) ETL
6 37 (9.74%) Continuous Integration
7 35 (9.21%) Performance Tuning
8 33 (8.68%) OO
9 32 (8.42%) Project Management
10 31 (8.16%) Scrum
11 30 (7.89%) Automated Testing
12 29 (7.63%) TDD
13 26 (6.84%) Web Development
14 23 (6.05%) Migration
14 23 (6.05%) Configuration Management
14 23 (6.05%) MVC
15 20 (5.26%) Data Modelling
16 18 (4.74%) UML
17 16 (4.21%) Software Engineering
18 15 (3.95%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 197 (51.84%) SQL
2 117 (30.79%) PL/SQL
3 75 (19.74%) Java
4 59 (15.53%) C#
5 43 (11.32%) Shell Script
6 32 (8.42%) T-SQL
7 26 (6.84%) JavaScript
8 24 (6.32%) Perl
9 16 (4.21%) C
10 14 (3.68%) VB.NET
10 14 (3.68%) Python
10 14 (3.68%) Korn
11 12 (3.16%) VB
12 9 (2.37%) Bash Shell
13 8 (2.11%) VBScript
14 6 (1.58%) R
15 5 (1.32%) C++
16 3 (0.79%) VB6
17 2 (0.53%) AWK
18 1 (0.26%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 81 (21.32%) Security Cleared
2 60 (15.79%) SC Cleared
3 16 (4.21%) Degree
4 10 (2.63%) OCP
4 10 (2.63%) Oracle Certification
5 6 (1.58%) ISEB
6 4 (1.05%) MCSE
6 4 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (1.05%) PMI Certification
6 4 (1.05%) DV Cleared
7 3 (0.79%) CTC Cleared
7 3 (0.79%) PMP
8 2 (0.53%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.26%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.26%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.26%) CCNA
9 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 40 (10.53%) Oracle RAC
2 33 (8.68%) Oracle RMAN
3 14 (3.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (2.89%) Active Directory
5 9 (2.37%) 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%) XenApp
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%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 39 (10.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 30 (7.89%) Data Guard
3 10 (2.63%) SCCM
4 7 (1.84%) Tivoli
5 6 (1.58%) NetBackup
6 5 (1.32%) Puppet
7 3 (0.79%) 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 71 (18.68%) Microsoft
3 30 (7.89%) Informatica
3 30 (7.89%) Red Hat
4 26 (6.84%) IBM
5 23 (6.05%) VMware
6 19 (5.00%) SAP
7 18 (4.74%) Sun
8 17 (4.47%) Business Objects
9 15 (3.95%) JBoss
10 13 (3.42%) HP
11 12 (3.16%) EMC
12 10 (2.63%) Citrix
12 10 (2.63%) Sybase
13 9 (2.37%) ESRI
14 8 (2.11%) Cognos
15 7 (1.84%) Cisco
15 7 (1.84%) NetApp
15 7 (1.84%) Salesforce.com
15 7 (1.84%) TIBCO
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Surrey
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Basingstoke, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £330 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
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LA International
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South East
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Milton Keynes
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Rate: £330 per day
Posted: 24 days ago