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 24 April 2015 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 96 84 70
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -14
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 185 203 212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.85% 2.15% 2.49%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.08% 11.48% 13.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 107 112
Average daily rate
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£388 £384 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.97% +5.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £312 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £125.00 £52.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+138.09% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.50 £38.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+17.43% +19.21%
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
1670 1768 1624
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 16.68% 18.69% 19.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 1031 1011 857
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 33 64
Average hourly rate £37.50 £52.50 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +81.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £14.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £70.00 £43.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +25.00%

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 2015. 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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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 -6 68 £390 -0.95% 9
Berkshire -18 33 £400 -5.88% 13
Buckinghamshire +5 30 £425 +11.84% 3
Surrey -12 25 £375 - 6
Kent -4 14 £550 +10.27% 6
West Sussex -14 8 £388 +21.09% 1
Middlesex +5 2 £345 -31.34%
East Sussex -8 2 £375 -6.25% 1
Oracle Database
England

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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.

1 385 (100.00%) Oracle
2 191 (49.61%) SQL
3 142 (36.88%) Oracle Database 11g
4 128 (33.25%) PL/SQL
5 107 (27.79%) UNIX
6 86 (22.34%) SQL Server
7 80 (20.78%) Java
7 80 (20.78%) Security Cleared
8 76 (19.74%) Windows
9 74 (19.22%) .NET
10 72 (18.70%) WebLogic
11 69 (17.92%) Linux
12 65 (16.88%) SC Cleared
13 64 (16.62%) C#
14 63 (16.36%) Performance Tuning
15 59 (15.32%) Oracle Database 10g
16 54 (14.03%) Shell Script
16 54 (14.03%) Web Services
17 52 (13.51%) Microsoft
17 52 (13.51%) Finance
18 49 (12.73%) Agile Software Development
19 48 (12.47%) ASP.NET
20 45 (11.69%) Middleware
21 43 (11.17%) JavaScript
21 43 (11.17%) XML
22 41 (10.65%) Oracle Reports
23 40 (10.39%) Migration
24 38 (9.87%) Oracle RMAN
24 38 (9.87%) J2EE
24 38 (9.87%) Data Warehouse

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 (18.70%) WebLogic
2 24 (6.23%) Apache
3 21 (5.45%) Tomcat
4 19 (4.94%) JBoss
5 17 (4.42%) Oracle Workflow
6 14 (3.64%) IIS
6 14 (3.64%) SAS
7 12 (3.12%) Oracle 10gAS
7 12 (3.12%) WebSphere
8 11 (2.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 10 (2.60%) Oracle Service Bus
10 7 (1.82%) SharePoint
11 5 (1.30%) MS Exchange
11 5 (1.30%) Confluence
12 4 (1.04%) OpenStack
12 4 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2007
12 4 (1.04%) SharePoint Server
12 4 (1.04%) CMS
13 3 (0.78%) WebLogic Portal
13 3 (0.78%) Alfresco
Applications
1 12 (3.12%) MS Office
1 12 (3.12%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.26%) Simulink
2 1 (0.26%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.26%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 30 (7.79%) Oracle EBS
2 27 (7.01%) Oracle Applications
3 23 (5.97%) Oracle EBS R12
4 7 (1.82%) Remedy ITSM
5 6 (1.56%) SmartPlant
5 6 (1.56%) Oracle Utilities
5 6 (1.56%) Oracle Financials
5 6 (1.56%) Oracle 11i
6 4 (1.04%) Oracle Cash Management
7 2 (0.52%) SAP MDM
7 2 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.52%) BusinessWorks
7 2 (0.52%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.26%) SAP FI
8 1 (0.26%) Endur
8 1 (0.26%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 1 (0.26%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
8 1 (0.26%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.30%) SaaS
2 3 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.86%) Internet
1 11 (2.86%) Firewall
1 11 (2.86%) TCP/IP
2 10 (2.60%) LDAP
3 9 (2.34%) SAN
4 7 (1.82%) DNS
5 5 (1.30%) MPLS
5 5 (1.30%) LAN
5 5 (1.30%) SDH
5 5 (1.30%) SMS
5 5 (1.30%) WAN
5 5 (1.30%) Ethernet
5 5 (1.30%) HTTP
6 4 (1.04%) AMQP
6 4 (1.04%) SSH
6 4 (1.04%) DHCP
6 4 (1.04%) GPRS
6 4 (1.04%) Intranet
7 3 (0.78%) Kerberos
7 3 (0.78%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 142 (36.88%) Oracle Database 11g
2 86 (22.34%) SQL Server
3 59 (15.32%) Oracle Database 10g
4 41 (10.65%) Oracle Reports
5 38 (9.87%) Data Warehouse
6 34 (8.83%) Relational Database
7 29 (7.53%) Oracle Database 12c
8 26 (6.75%) RDBMS
9 19 (4.94%) Oracle Discoverer
10 15 (3.90%) Oracle BI EE
11 14 (3.64%) SQL Server 2012
12 13 (3.38%) SQLPlus
12 13 (3.38%) MySQL
13 11 (2.86%) PowerCenter
13 11 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 10 (2.60%) Oracle ODI
14 10 (2.60%) Oracle BI Publisher
14 10 (2.60%) MS Access
15 9 (2.34%) SQL Server 2005
16 8 (2.08%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 34 (8.83%) Toad
2 22 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (4.68%) Oracle Forms
3 18 (4.68%) Visual Studio
4 15 (3.90%) Oracle APEX
5 14 (3.64%) Subversion
6 13 (3.38%) NUnit
6 13 (3.38%) Selenium
7 10 (2.60%) Cucumber
8 9 (2.34%) Eclipse
8 9 (2.34%) JIRA
8 9 (2.34%) Git (software)
9 7 (1.82%) Ant
9 7 (1.82%) Maven
9 7 (1.82%) Hudson
10 5 (1.30%) ProC
10 5 (1.30%) JDeveloper
10 5 (1.30%) CruiseControl
10 5 (1.30%) WebDriver
10 5 (1.30%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 52 (13.51%) Finance
2 35 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 15 (3.90%) Banking
4 6 (1.56%) Retail
4 6 (1.56%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.30%) Publishing
6 4 (1.04%) Investment Banking
7 3 (0.78%) Marketing
8 2 (0.52%) Military
8 2 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.52%) Legal
8 2 (0.52%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.26%) Advertising
9 1 (0.26%) Electronics
9 1 (0.26%) Billing
Job Titles
1 117 (30.39%) Developer
2 64 (16.62%) DBA
3 56 (14.55%) Analyst
4 47 (12.21%) Oracle DBA
5 39 (10.13%) .NET Developer
6 30 (7.79%) Architect
7 29 (7.53%) Administrator
8 27 (7.01%) C# .NET Developer
8 27 (7.01%) Consultant
8 27 (7.01%) C# Developer
8 27 (7.01%) ASP.NET Developer
9 24 (6.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 21 (5.45%) Oracle Developer
11 16 (4.16%) Programmer
12 15 (3.90%) Java Developer
13 14 (3.64%) Support Analyst
14 13 (3.38%) Designer
15 12 (3.12%) Tester
16 11 (2.86%) Test Analyst
17 10 (2.60%) Oracle Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (19.22%) .NET
2 54 (14.03%) Web Services
3 48 (12.47%) ASP.NET
4 45 (11.69%) Middleware
5 43 (11.17%) XML
6 38 (9.87%) J2EE
7 31 (8.05%) .NET Framework
8 30 (7.79%) HTML
9 27 (7.01%) jQuery
10 26 (6.75%) SOAP
10 26 (6.75%) CSS
11 25 (6.49%) Oracle Fusion
12 18 (4.68%) Ajax
13 16 (4.16%) EJB
14 15 (3.90%) Java EE
14 15 (3.90%) Entity Framework
15 14 (3.64%) ASP.NET MVC
16 13 (3.38%) JMS
17 11 (2.86%) XSLT
17 11 (2.86%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 23 (5.97%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (2.86%) Replication
3 10 (2.60%) Computer Science
4 9 (2.34%) Statistics
4 9 (2.34%) Open Source
5 8 (2.08%) Data Structures
6 7 (1.82%) N-Tier
6 7 (1.82%) Client/Server
7 6 (1.56%) Clustering
7 6 (1.56%) Data Integration
8 5 (1.30%) CMDB
9 3 (0.78%) Management Information System
9 3 (0.78%) HACMP
9 3 (0.78%) PKI
9 3 (0.78%) Life Science
9 3 (0.78%) Reference Data
9 3 (0.78%) User Experience
9 3 (0.78%) Enterprise Storage
9 3 (0.78%) Oracle Exalytics
10 2 (0.52%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 107 (27.79%) UNIX
2 76 (19.74%) Windows
3 69 (17.92%) Linux
4 29 (7.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 24 (6.23%) Solaris
6 21 (5.45%) AIX
7 17 (4.42%) HPUX
8 16 (4.16%) Windows Server 2008
8 16 (4.16%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (1.30%) Windows 2000 Server
11 4 (1.04%) Oracle Linux
11 4 (1.04%) Windows 7
11 4 (1.04%) Windows NT
12 2 (0.52%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 2 (0.52%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (16.36%) Performance Tuning
2 49 (12.73%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (10.39%) Migration
4 36 (9.35%) Business Intelligence
5 35 (9.09%) SOA
5 35 (9.09%) ETL
6 27 (7.01%) TDD
7 26 (6.75%) Release Management
7 26 (6.75%) ITIL
8 24 (6.23%) Configuration Management
9 23 (5.97%) CRM
10 22 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
11 21 (5.45%) Scrum
11 21 (5.45%) Data Modelling
12 19 (4.94%) Workflow
12 19 (4.94%) Disaster Recovery
12 19 (4.94%) Data Migration
13 18 (4.68%) OO
14 17 (4.42%) Load Balancing
15 15 (3.90%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 191 (49.61%) SQL
2 128 (33.25%) PL/SQL
3 80 (20.78%) Java
4 64 (16.62%) C#
5 54 (14.03%) Shell Script
6 43 (11.17%) JavaScript
7 21 (5.45%) Perl
8 17 (4.42%) VB.NET
9 16 (4.16%) PHP
10 15 (3.90%) C
11 12 (3.12%) VB
12 10 (2.60%) T-SQL
13 9 (2.34%) C++
13 9 (2.34%) Korn
13 9 (2.34%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
14 8 (2.08%) XAML
15 5 (1.30%) VBA
16 4 (1.04%) AWK
16 4 (1.04%) Ruby
16 4 (1.04%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 80 (20.78%) Security Cleared
2 65 (16.88%) SC Cleared
3 19 (4.94%) DV Cleared
4 18 (4.68%) Degree
5 4 (1.04%) ISEB
5 4 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.78%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.52%) CISMP
7 2 (0.52%) CISSP
7 2 (0.52%) CISM
8 1 (0.26%) OCP
8 1 (0.26%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.26%) MCSE
8 1 (0.26%) MCITP
8 1 (0.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.56%) Data Quality
2 5 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 5 (1.30%) QA
3 3 (0.78%) SLA
4 2 (0.52%) JSP 440
4 2 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.26%) COBIT
System Software
1 36 (9.35%) Oracle RAC
2 8 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.30%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.30%) Oracle Clusterware
4 4 (1.04%) XenApp
4 4 (1.04%) XenDesktop
4 4 (1.04%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 4 (1.04%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.78%) OCFS2
5 3 (0.78%) vSphere
6 2 (0.52%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 2 (0.52%) Veritas File System
6 2 (0.52%) Tivoli Directory Server
6 2 (0.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (0.52%) Samba
7 1 (0.26%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.26%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 38 (9.87%) Oracle RMAN
2 24 (6.23%) Data Guard
3 22 (5.71%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 10 (2.60%) Control-M
5 7 (1.82%) Tivoli
6 6 (1.56%) Oracle Flashback
7 5 (1.30%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 5 (1.30%) HP Quality Center
8 4 (1.04%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 4 (1.04%) Puppet
8 4 (1.04%) Vagrant
9 3 (0.78%) NetBackup
10 2 (0.52%) Oracle Identity Management
10 2 (0.52%) EMC NetWorker
10 2 (0.52%) SCCM
10 2 (0.52%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 2 (0.52%) Nagios
10 2 (0.52%) CA Single Sign-On
11 1 (0.26%) Norton AntiVirus
11 1 (0.26%) WSUS
Vendors
1 385 (100.00%) Oracle
2 52 (13.51%) Microsoft
3 31 (8.05%) Red Hat
4 17 (4.42%) Sun
4 17 (4.42%) Informatica
5 16 (4.16%) Remedy
6 14 (3.64%) HP
7 13 (3.38%) IBM
8 12 (3.12%) SAP
9 11 (2.86%) VMware
10 9 (2.34%) Symantec
10 9 (2.34%) Business Objects
11 8 (2.08%) DataFlux
12 6 (1.56%) Veritas
12 6 (1.56%) Intergraph
13 5 (1.30%) MetaSolv
13 5 (1.30%) Cramer
13 5 (1.30%) BEA
13 5 (1.30%) EMC
13 5 (1.30%) Netezza
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