The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Database skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Database over the 3 months to 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 50 61 39
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -22
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 20 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 3.37% 0.94% 0.82%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.31% 3.97% 4.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 4 3
Average daily rate
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£320 £253 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.73% -40.58%
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.75 £33.00 £37.25
% change year-on-year
+68.93% -11.40%
Oracle Database
Wales

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 Wales region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
194 151 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 32.72% 23.56% 19.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 115 54
Average daily rate £335 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.66% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Average hourly rate £16.80 £22.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.33% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

Oracle Database
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Database across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Oracle Database Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Oracle Database
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Oracle Database across the South Wales region.

Oracle Database Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Oracle Database
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle Database across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Oracle Database Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

Oracle Database
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Database across the South Wales region.

Oracle Database Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

Oracle Database
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 3 July 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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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
Cardiff +21 20 £320 +28.00% 1
Oracle Database
Wales

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 32 (100.00%) Oracle
2 18 (56.25%) PL/SQL
2 18 (56.25%) SQL
3 17 (53.13%) Oracle9i Database
4 16 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 13 (40.63%) Linux
5 13 (40.63%) JBoss
6 10 (31.25%) Oracle Database 10g
7 9 (28.13%) MicroStrategy
7 9 (28.13%) Maven
8 8 (25.00%) Shell Script
8 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 8 (25.00%) Red Hat
8 8 (25.00%) Tomcat
8 8 (25.00%) Windows
8 8 (25.00%) .NET
8 8 (25.00%) C#
8 8 (25.00%) LINQ
8 8 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (25.00%) .NET Framework
8 8 (25.00%) Entity Framework
8 8 (25.00%) Jenkins
8 8 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
8 8 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
8 8 (25.00%) JVM Tuning
9 7 (21.88%) WCF
9 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (21.88%) Unit Testing
9 7 (21.88%) J2EE
9 7 (21.88%) OOP

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 13 (40.63%) JBoss
2 8 (25.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (21.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.88%) HTTP
1 7 (21.88%) TCP/IP
1 7 (21.88%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (53.13%) Oracle9i Database
2 16 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 10 (31.25%) Oracle Database 10g
4 8 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
5 6 (18.75%) Relational Database
5 6 (18.75%) RDBMS
6 2 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
7 1 (3.13%) Siebel EIM
Development Applications
1 9 (28.13%) Maven
2 8 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 5 (15.63%) Oracle Forms
3 5 (15.63%) JMeter
4 4 (12.50%) Selenium
5 3 (9.38%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (9.38%) Visual Studio
5 3 (9.38%) MSBuild
6 1 (3.13%) Eclipse
6 1 (3.13%) WebDriver
6 1 (3.13%) Cucumber
General
1 3 (9.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (50.00%) Developer
2 7 (21.88%) AWS Developer
3 6 (18.75%) Software Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Senior Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Middleware Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) Senior Software Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Test Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Automated Tester
7 2 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (6.25%) Tester
7 2 (6.25%) .NET Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Administrator
8 1 (3.13%) Oracle DBA
8 1 (3.13%) Automated Test Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) Senior Consultant
8 1 (3.13%) Consultant
8 1 (3.13%) Systems Administrator
8 1 (3.13%) DBA
8 1 (3.13%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.00%) .NET
1 8 (25.00%) .NET Framework
1 8 (25.00%) LINQ
1 8 (25.00%) Entity Framework
2 7 (21.88%) WCF
2 7 (21.88%) J2EE
2 7 (21.88%) Middleware
3 5 (15.63%) WinForms
4 3 (9.38%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 13 (40.63%) Linux
2 8 (25.00%) Windows
2 8 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
1 8 (25.00%) JVM Tuning
2 7 (21.88%) Unit Testing
2 7 (21.88%) OOP
2 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (21.88%) Automated Testing
3 4 (12.50%) Test Scripting
4 3 (9.38%) MVVM
4 3 (9.38%) Scrum
4 3 (9.38%) UML
5 1 (3.13%) ITIL
5 1 (3.13%) Data Management
5 1 (3.13%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.13%) Problem Management
5 1 (3.13%) Performance Testing
5 1 (3.13%) CRM
5 1 (3.13%) ERP
5 1 (3.13%) EAI
5 1 (3.13%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.13%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (56.25%) PL/SQL
1 18 (56.25%) SQL
2 8 (25.00%) Shell Script
2 8 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (6.25%) Java
4 1 (3.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 32 (100.00%) Oracle
2 9 (28.13%) MicroStrategy
3 8 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.13%) Siebel