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 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 52 60 37
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -23
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 9 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 1.79% 0.51% 1.60%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.20% 2.94% 6.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 3
Average daily rate
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£299 - £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 - £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 - £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.50 £38.75 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+17.43% +4.71%
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
173 102 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 34.46% 17.20% 24.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 65 54
Average daily rate £350 £340 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +0.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £180 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £26.70 £27.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.90% +61.76%
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 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 6 May 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 6 May 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 +18 9 £299 - 2
Oracle Database
Wales

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 40 (100.00%) Oracle
2 38 (95.00%) PL/SQL
2 38 (95.00%) SQL
3 33 (82.50%) Oracle9i Database
4 30 (75.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 25 (62.50%) MicroStrategy
6 13 (32.50%) Oracle Database 11g
7 8 (20.00%) LINQ
7 8 (20.00%) .NET Framework
7 8 (20.00%) Entity Framework
7 8 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 8 (20.00%) .NET
7 8 (20.00%) C#
7 8 (20.00%) Windows
8 7 (17.50%) OOP
8 7 (17.50%) MS Excel
8 7 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (17.50%) Unit Testing
8 7 (17.50%) WCF
9 6 (15.00%) Relational Database
9 6 (15.00%) Automated Testing
9 6 (15.00%) RDBMS
10 5 (12.50%) Oracle Forms
10 5 (12.50%) UNIX
10 5 (12.50%) WinForms
10 5 (12.50%) Shell Script
10 5 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (10.00%) Database Tuning
11 4 (10.00%) NHS
11 4 (10.00%) Korn

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 1 (2.50%) JBoss
1 1 (2.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (17.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) HTTP
1 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (82.50%) Oracle9i Database
2 30 (75.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 13 (32.50%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (15.00%) Relational Database
4 6 (15.00%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.50%) Siebel EIM
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (7.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (7.50%) MSBuild
2 3 (7.50%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.50%) Maven
General
1 1 (2.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (72.50%) Developer
2 11 (27.50%) Microstrategy Developer
3 10 (25.00%) AWS Developer
4 6 (15.00%) Software Developer
5 5 (12.50%) Consultant
5 5 (12.50%) DBA
5 5 (12.50%) Senior Developer
5 5 (12.50%) Oracle DBA
5 5 (12.50%) MicroStrategy Consultant
6 4 (10.00%) Senior Software Developer
7 2 (5.00%) .NET Developer
8 1 (2.50%) Siebel Analyst
8 1 (2.50%) Infrastructure Architect
8 1 (2.50%) Senior .NET Developer
8 1 (2.50%) EAI Architect
8 1 (2.50%) Siebel Support Analyst
8 1 (2.50%) Support Analyst
8 1 (2.50%) Architect
8 1 (2.50%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.00%) .NET
1 8 (20.00%) .NET Framework
1 8 (20.00%) LINQ
1 8 (20.00%) Entity Framework
2 7 (17.50%) WCF
3 5 (12.50%) WinForms
4 3 (7.50%) WPF
5 1 (2.50%) J2EE
5 1 (2.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.00%) Windows
2 5 (12.50%) UNIX
3 4 (10.00%) AIX
4 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.50%) OOP
1 7 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (17.50%) Unit Testing
2 6 (15.00%) Automated Testing
3 5 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (10.00%) Database Tuning
5 3 (7.50%) MVVM
5 3 (7.50%) UML
5 3 (7.50%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (7.50%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (7.50%) Scrum
5 3 (7.50%) Analytics
6 1 (2.50%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.50%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.50%) JVM Tuning
6 1 (2.50%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.50%) Coaching
6 1 (2.50%) Project Management
6 1 (2.50%) Service Management
6 1 (2.50%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (95.00%) PL/SQL
1 38 (95.00%) SQL
2 8 (20.00%) C#
3 5 (12.50%) Shell Script
4 4 (10.00%) Korn
4 4 (10.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (10.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 4 (10.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 40 (100.00%) Oracle
2 25 (62.50%) MicroStrategy
3 8 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (7.50%) Remedy
5 1 (2.50%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.50%) Siebel