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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Database over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Wales / South Wales
Rank 50 49 31
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -18
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 4 23 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.72% 3.98% 4.76%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.44% 14.02% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 16 22
Median daily rate £288 £300 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.16% -20.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £39.25 £46.80
% change year-on-year
+0.63% -16.12%

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
164 164 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 29.71% 28.37% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 108 95
Median daily rate £425 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £225 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 2
Median hourly rate £19.50 £24.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.40% +8.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -

Oracle Database
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Wales region citing Oracle Database as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Database within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -5 3 £375 +25.00% 1
Oracle Database
Wales

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Database also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for Oracle Database.

1 28 (100.00%) Oracle
2 15 (53.57%) Linux
3 11 (39.29%) SQL
4 10 (35.71%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (35.71%) ETL
4 10 (35.71%) Informatica
4 10 (35.71%) PowerCenter
4 10 (35.71%) Teradata
4 10 (35.71%) Database Tuning
4 10 (35.71%) ETL Development
5 9 (32.14%) Data Analysis
6 8 (28.57%) Data Mapping
7 6 (21.43%) Oracle RAC
7 6 (21.43%) Data Quality
7 6 (21.43%) Change Data Capture
7 6 (21.43%) PowerExchange
7 6 (21.43%) Windows
8 5 (17.86%) JBoss
8 5 (17.86%) Java
8 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (17.86%) JMeter
8 5 (17.86%) Finance
8 5 (17.86%) Performance Testing
8 5 (17.86%) Test Scripting
9 4 (14.29%) Selenium
9 4 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (14.29%) LoadRunner
9 4 (14.29%) HP
10 3 (10.71%) ISEB
10 3 (10.71%) Red Hat

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (21.43%) PowerExchange
2 5 (17.86%) JBoss
3 3 (10.71%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) InfiniBand
1 2 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (35.71%) Data Warehouse
1 10 (35.71%) PowerCenter
2 4 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (3.57%) Big Data
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) JMeter
2 4 (14.29%) LoadRunner
2 4 (14.29%) Selenium
3 3 (10.71%) Rational Performance Tester
4 2 (7.14%) SoapUI
5 1 (3.57%) JDeveloper
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (3.57%) The Grinder
General
1 5 (17.86%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Consultant
2 8 (28.57%) Informatica Consultant
3 5 (17.86%) Performance Tester
3 5 (17.86%) Senior Performance Tester
3 5 (17.86%) Senior Tester
3 5 (17.86%) Tester
4 4 (14.29%) DBA
4 4 (14.29%) Oracle DBA
5 3 (10.71%) Developer
5 3 (10.71%) ETL Consultant
5 3 (10.71%) Oracle Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) Identity Management Specialist
6 2 (7.14%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Oracle Specialist
6 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared DBA
6 2 (7.14%) Teradata Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (3.57%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) J2EE
1 2 (7.14%) Middleware
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle Fusion
1 2 (7.14%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) iSeries
2 2 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle Exalogic
3 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (53.57%) Linux
2 6 (21.43%) Windows
3 3 (10.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (10.71%) Unix
4 2 (7.14%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (3.57%) AIX
5 1 (3.57%) CentOS
5 1 (3.57%) Debian
5 1 (3.57%) Solaris
5 1 (3.57%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) Database Tuning
1 10 (35.71%) ETL
1 10 (35.71%) ETL Development
2 9 (32.14%) Data Analysis
3 8 (28.57%) Data Mapping
4 6 (21.43%) Change Data Capture
5 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (17.86%) Performance Testing
5 5 (17.86%) Test Scripting
6 3 (10.71%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (10.71%) RAD
6 3 (10.71%) Waterfall
7 2 (7.14%) Data Centre Operations
7 2 (7.14%) Identity Access Management
7 2 (7.14%) Information Security
7 2 (7.14%) ITIL
7 2 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (3.57%) Load Testing
8 1 (3.57%) TDD
8 1 (3.57%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (39.29%) SQL
2 5 (17.86%) Java
3 2 (7.14%) JCL
3 2 (7.14%) Korn
3 2 (7.14%) PL/SQL
3 2 (7.14%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.57%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) ISEB
1 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (21.43%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (21.43%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) Control-M
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (3.57%) Ansible
3 1 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 28 (100.00%) Oracle
2 10 (35.71%) Informatica
2 10 (35.71%) Teradata
3 4 (14.29%) HP
4 3 (10.71%) Red Hat
5 2 (7.14%) Micro Focus
6 1 (3.57%) BMC
6 1 (3.57%) BT
6 1 (3.57%) Fujitsu
6 1 (3.57%) Siebel
6 1 (3.57%) Sun
6 1 (3.57%) VMware
6 1 (3.57%) Xerox