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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 41 39 45
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 20 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 3.65% 1.92% 1.88%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.20% 9.41% 8.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 3 3
Average daily rate
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£375 £360 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -7.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.63% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £28.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +40.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £31.90 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+48.90% -29.11%
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
164 85 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 29.93% 20.38% 23.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 51 69
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £468 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 3
Average hourly rate £14.50 £16.39 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.50% -18.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.94%

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
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 24 December 2014. 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 +6 19 £375 +3.44% 2
Newport - - - -
Glamorgan - - - -
Torfaen - - - -
Vale of Glamorgan - - - -
Bridgend - - - -
Oracle Database
Wales

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 27 (100.00%) Oracle
2 22 (81.48%) SQL
3 20 (74.07%) PL/SQL
3 20 (74.07%) Oracle Database 10g
4 16 (59.26%) Oracle9i Database
4 16 (59.26%) MicroStrategy
5 8 (29.63%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (14.81%) Korn
6 4 (14.81%) Database Tuning
6 4 (14.81%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (14.81%) Oracle RMAN
6 4 (14.81%) Shell Script
6 4 (14.81%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 4 (14.81%) Perl
6 4 (14.81%) WebLogic
6 4 (14.81%) UNIX
6 4 (14.81%) AIX
7 3 (11.11%) SLA
7 3 (11.11%) SOA
7 3 (11.11%) Middleware
7 3 (11.11%) Remedy
7 3 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (11.11%) Oracle Fusion
7 3 (11.11%) WebCenter
8 2 (7.41%) Analytics
8 2 (7.41%) HTTP
8 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (7.41%) Oracle HTTP Server

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 4 (14.81%) WebLogic
2 3 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (3.70%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (3.70%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (74.07%) Oracle Database 10g
2 16 (59.26%) Oracle9i Database
3 8 (29.63%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (55.56%) Developer
2 10 (37.04%) Microstrategy Developer
3 8 (29.63%) Consultant
4 5 (18.52%) DBA
4 5 (18.52%) Oracle DBA
4 5 (18.52%) MicroStrategy Consultant
5 3 (11.11%) Oracle Consultant
5 3 (11.11%) Middleware Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) .NET Developer
6 2 (7.41%) VB.NET Developer
7 1 (3.70%) SQL Developer
7 1 (3.70%) PHP Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) Middleware
1 3 (11.11%) Oracle Fusion
1 3 (11.11%) WebCenter
2 2 (7.41%) .NET
2 2 (7.41%) Web Services
3 1 (3.70%) XML
3 1 (3.70%) JRockit
3 1 (3.70%) Classic ASP
3 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.70%) HTML5
3 1 (3.70%) Apache Cordova
3 1 (3.70%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) UNIX
1 4 (14.81%) AIX
2 3 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (14.81%) Database Tuning
1 4 (14.81%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (11.11%) SOA
3 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (7.41%) Analytics
4 1 (3.70%) OOP
4 1 (3.70%) Project Management
4 1 (3.70%) Migration
4 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.70%) ETL
4 1 (3.70%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 22 (81.48%) SQL
2 20 (74.07%) PL/SQL
3 4 (14.81%) Shell Script
3 4 (14.81%) Korn
3 4 (14.81%) Perl
4 2 (7.41%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (14.81%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) Oracle
2 16 (59.26%) MicroStrategy
3 3 (11.11%) Remedy
4 1 (3.70%) VMware
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