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 24 May 2016 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 46 52 64
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +12
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 16 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 3.46% 2.14% 0.47%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.70% 6.11% 2.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 0
Median daily rate £375 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £46.00 £37.49
% change year-on-year
-21.73% +22.69%
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
126 180 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 27.27% 35.09% 19.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 139 83
Median daily rate £360 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £203 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £468 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 2
Median hourly rate £19.63 £26.70 £28.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.49% -7.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.70 £20.46 £27.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.20 £32.94 £29.98
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £25.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+36.00% -23.07%

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
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 24 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -14 9 £375 +25.00% 1
Newport - 4 - -
Bridgend - 1 £375 - 1
Oracle Database
Wales

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, 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 39 (100.00%) Oracle
2 31 (79.49%) SQL
3 26 (66.67%) PL/SQL
4 15 (38.46%) Oracle Database 11g
4 15 (38.46%) Relational Database
5 14 (35.90%) .NET
5 14 (35.90%) RDBMS
6 13 (33.33%) Oracle9i Database
6 13 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 13 (33.33%) C#
7 12 (30.77%) XML
7 12 (30.77%) Windows
7 12 (30.77%) Oracle Forms
8 11 (28.21%) WinForms
8 11 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (28.21%) .NET Framework
9 10 (25.64%) LINQ
9 10 (25.64%) Unit Testing
9 10 (25.64%) Entity Framework
9 10 (25.64%) Oracle Database 12c
9 10 (25.64%) OOP
10 9 (23.08%) MS Excel
10 9 (23.08%) Shell Script
10 9 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
11 8 (20.51%) Microsoft
11 8 (20.51%) MS Visio
11 8 (20.51%) MS Office
11 8 (20.51%) Visual Studio
11 8 (20.51%) Java
12 7 (17.95%) ITIL

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 5 (12.82%) SharePoint
1 5 (12.82%) WebLogic
2 3 (7.69%) Apache
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 9 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 8 (20.51%) MS Office
2 8 (20.51%) MS Visio
3 3 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (7.69%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (2.56%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.69%) Firewall
1 3 (7.69%) HTTPS
1 3 (7.69%) SSH
1 3 (7.69%) TCP/IP
1 3 (7.69%) Wireshark
2 1 (2.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (38.46%) Oracle Database 11g
1 15 (38.46%) Relational Database
2 14 (35.90%) RDBMS
3 13 (33.33%) Oracle9i Database
3 13 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 10 (25.64%) Oracle Database 12c
5 6 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (10.26%) MySQL
7 2 (5.13%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (2.56%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (2.56%) VoltDB
Development Applications
1 12 (30.77%) Oracle Forms
2 9 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (20.51%) Visual Studio
4 7 (17.95%) Maven
5 6 (15.38%) Eclipse
6 4 (10.26%) Ant
7 3 (7.69%) IntelliJ
7 3 (7.69%) Jenkins
7 3 (7.69%) JUnit
7 3 (7.69%) Subversion
8 2 (5.13%) MSBuild
General
1 6 (15.38%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Back Office
3 2 (5.13%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (46.15%) Developer
2 13 (33.33%) DBA
3 7 (17.95%) Analyst
3 7 (17.95%) Software Developer
4 6 (15.38%) .NET Developer
4 6 (15.38%) Oracle DBA
5 5 (12.82%) Data Analyst
5 5 (12.82%) Senior Developer
5 5 (12.82%) Senior Software Developer
6 4 (10.26%) Applications Support
6 4 (10.26%) Java Developer
6 4 (10.26%) SQL DBA
7 3 (7.69%) Applications Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Applications Support Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (7.69%) C# Developer
7 3 (7.69%) SQL Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Support Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Data Centre Operator
8 2 (5.13%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (35.90%) .NET
2 12 (30.77%) XML
3 11 (28.21%) .NET Framework
3 11 (28.21%) WinForms
4 10 (25.64%) Entity Framework
4 10 (25.64%) LINQ
5 6 (15.38%) WCF
5 6 (15.38%) Web Services
6 5 (12.82%) J2EE
6 5 (12.82%) JPA
6 5 (12.82%) JSF
7 4 (10.26%) Ajax
7 4 (10.26%) CSS
7 4 (10.26%) Facelets
7 4 (10.26%) Hibernate
7 4 (10.26%) HTML
7 4 (10.26%) PrimeFaces
7 4 (10.26%) Spring
7 4 (10.26%) XHTML
8 3 (7.69%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) NHS
2 3 (7.69%) Cryptography
2 3 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.69%) PKI
3 2 (5.13%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.56%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 12 (30.77%) Windows
2 7 (17.95%) Linux
3 4 (10.26%) AIX
4 3 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (25.64%) OOP
2 10 (25.64%) Unit Testing
3 7 (17.95%) ITIL
4 6 (15.38%) Data Flow Diagram
4 6 (15.38%) Data Migration
4 6 (15.38%) Migration
4 6 (15.38%) Scrum
5 5 (12.82%) UML
6 4 (10.26%) Data Cleansing
6 4 (10.26%) Data Modelling
6 4 (10.26%) Validation
7 3 (7.69%) Data Centre Operations
7 3 (7.69%) OOA/OOD
7 3 (7.69%) OOD
7 3 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (7.69%) Use Case
8 2 (5.13%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (5.13%) MVC
8 2 (5.13%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 31 (79.49%) SQL
2 26 (66.67%) PL/SQL
3 13 (33.33%) C#
4 9 (23.08%) Shell Script
5 8 (20.51%) Java
6 4 (10.26%) JavaScript
7 3 (7.69%) JCL
7 3 (7.69%) Korn
7 3 (7.69%) Perl
7 3 (7.69%) PHP
7 3 (7.69%) Python
8 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (17.95%) Security Cleared
2 5 (12.82%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.56%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) Ansible
1 3 (7.69%) Control-M
1 3 (7.69%) yum
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 39 (100.00%) Oracle
2 8 (20.51%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.69%) Cisco
3 3 (7.69%) IBM
3 3 (7.69%) Micro Focus
3 3 (7.69%) Red Hat
3 3 (7.69%) VMware
4 2 (5.13%) BMC
4 2 (5.13%) BT
4 2 (5.13%) Xerox