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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 46 49 52
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +3
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 22 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 4.13% 2.05% 0.52%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.01% 5.95% 2.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 0
Average daily rate £294 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.08% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £18.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.88 £45.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year
-7.96% +17.43%
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
157 168 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 29.46% 34.43% 19.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 126 71
Average daily rate £350 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £203 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £472 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 2
Average hourly rate £19.63 £26.70 £28.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.49% -7.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £20.46 £27.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £32.94 £29.98
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £32.10 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.80% -8.28%

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -11 17 £294 -1.67% 2
Newport - 4 - -
Oracle Database
Wales

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 35 (100.00%) Oracle
2 26 (74.29%) SQL
3 22 (62.86%) PL/SQL
4 15 (42.86%) Oracle Database 11g
4 15 (42.86%) Relational Database
5 14 (40.00%) RDBMS
6 13 (37.14%) Oracle9i Database
6 13 (37.14%) .NET
7 12 (34.29%) C#
7 12 (34.29%) Windows
8 11 (31.43%) Oracle Forms
8 11 (31.43%) SQL Server
8 11 (31.43%) .NET Framework
9 10 (28.57%) WinForms
9 10 (28.57%) Unit Testing
9 10 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (28.57%) OOP
9 10 (28.57%) XML
9 10 (28.57%) LINQ
9 10 (28.57%) Entity Framework
10 9 (25.71%) Team Foundation Server
11 8 (22.86%) Oracle Database 12c
11 8 (22.86%) Visual Studio
11 8 (22.86%) MS Excel
12 7 (20.00%) MS Visio
12 7 (20.00%) MS Office
12 7 (20.00%) Java
13 6 (17.14%) ITIL
13 6 (17.14%) Linux
13 6 (17.14%) Shell Script

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 5 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 5 (14.29%) WebLogic
2 2 (5.71%) Apache
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 8 (22.86%) MS Excel
2 7 (20.00%) MS Office
2 7 (20.00%) MS Visio
3 2 (5.71%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) Firewall
1 2 (5.71%) HTTPS
1 2 (5.71%) SSH
1 2 (5.71%) TCP/IP
1 2 (5.71%) Wireshark
2 1 (2.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (42.86%) Oracle Database 11g
1 15 (42.86%) Relational Database
2 14 (40.00%) RDBMS
3 13 (37.14%) Oracle9i Database
4 11 (31.43%) SQL Server
5 8 (22.86%) Oracle Database 12c
6 5 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (5.71%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (5.71%) MySQL
8 1 (2.86%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 11 (31.43%) Oracle Forms
2 9 (25.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (22.86%) Visual Studio
4 6 (17.14%) Maven
5 5 (14.29%) Eclipse
6 4 (11.43%) Ant
7 2 (5.71%) IntelliJ
7 2 (5.71%) Jenkins
7 2 (5.71%) JUnit
7 2 (5.71%) MSBuild
7 2 (5.71%) Subversion
General
1 4 (11.43%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Back Office
3 2 (5.71%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (48.57%) Developer
2 11 (31.43%) DBA
3 7 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 6 (17.14%) .NET Developer
4 6 (17.14%) Analyst
5 5 (14.29%) Oracle DBA
5 5 (14.29%) Senior Developer
5 5 (14.29%) Senior Software Developer
6 4 (11.43%) Data Analyst
6 4 (11.43%) Java Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Applications Support
7 3 (8.57%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (8.57%) C# Developer
7 3 (8.57%) SQL DBA
7 3 (8.57%) SQL Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Applications Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) Data Centre Operator
8 2 (5.71%) IT Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) SQL Server DBA
8 2 (5.71%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (37.14%) .NET
2 11 (31.43%) .NET Framework
3 10 (28.57%) Entity Framework
3 10 (28.57%) LINQ
3 10 (28.57%) WinForms
3 10 (28.57%) XML
4 6 (17.14%) WCF
5 5 (14.29%) J2EE
5 5 (14.29%) JPA
5 5 (14.29%) JSF
5 5 (14.29%) Web Services
6 4 (11.43%) Ajax
6 4 (11.43%) CSS
6 4 (11.43%) Facelets
6 4 (11.43%) Hibernate
6 4 (11.43%) HTML
6 4 (11.43%) PrimeFaces
6 4 (11.43%) Spring
6 4 (11.43%) XHTML
7 3 (8.57%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) NHS
2 3 (8.57%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.71%) Cryptography
3 2 (5.71%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (5.71%) PKI
4 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.86%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 12 (34.29%) Windows
2 6 (17.14%) Linux
3 3 (8.57%) Unix
4 2 (5.71%) AIX
4 2 (5.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (28.57%) OOP
1 10 (28.57%) Unit Testing
2 6 (17.14%) ITIL
2 6 (17.14%) Scrum
3 5 (14.29%) Data Migration
3 5 (14.29%) Migration
3 5 (14.29%) UML
4 3 (8.57%) Data Centre Operations
4 3 (8.57%) Data Cleansing
4 3 (8.57%) Data Modelling
4 3 (8.57%) OOA/OOD
4 3 (8.57%) OOD
4 3 (8.57%) Use Case
4 3 (8.57%) Validation
5 2 (5.71%) Coaching
5 2 (5.71%) Data Mapping
5 2 (5.71%) MVC
5 2 (5.71%) SDLC
5 2 (5.71%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 26 (74.29%) SQL
2 22 (62.86%) PL/SQL
3 12 (34.29%) C#
4 7 (20.00%) Java
5 6 (17.14%) Shell Script
6 4 (11.43%) JavaScript
7 3 (8.57%) JCL
7 3 (8.57%) Korn
8 2 (5.71%) Perl
8 2 (5.71%) PHP
8 2 (5.71%) Python
9 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.57%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) Data Quality
2 2 (5.71%) QA
3 1 (2.86%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) Control-M
2 2 (5.71%) Ansible
2 2 (5.71%) yum
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 35 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.57%) IBM
3 3 (8.57%) Micro Focus
4 2 (5.71%) BMC
4 2 (5.71%) BT
4 2 (5.71%) Cisco
4 2 (5.71%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.71%) VMware
4 2 (5.71%) Xerox
South Wales
Stott & May
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Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
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