The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the South Wales region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 57 40 28
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -12
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 6 3 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.93% 0.77% 3.97%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.05% 3.53% 15.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 12
Average daily rate
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£253 £425 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.58% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £265 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £425 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.70% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £37.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-7.38% -0.66%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
148 85 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 22.87% 21.74% 25.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 63 68
Average daily rate £363 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £288 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 6
Average hourly rate £22.50 - £25.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.30 - £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.70 - £26.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £30.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -4.76%
Oracle Database
Wales

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 11 July 2014.

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 11 July 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
(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
Newport -13 3 £350 -17.64%
Cardiff - 3 £250 - 2
Torfaen - - - -
Oracle Database
Wales

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 10 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (50.00%) Scrum
3 4 (40.00%) Maven
3 4 (40.00%) HTML
3 4 (40.00%) Java
3 4 (40.00%) PL/SQL
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (30.00%) PrimeFaces
4 3 (30.00%) Eclipse
4 3 (30.00%) RDBMS
4 3 (30.00%) Ant
4 3 (30.00%) WebLogic
4 3 (30.00%) XML
4 3 (30.00%) XSLT
4 3 (30.00%) UML
4 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (30.00%) Spring
4 3 (30.00%) JSF
4 3 (30.00%) Hibernate
4 3 (30.00%) Statistics
4 3 (30.00%) Problem Management
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (30.00%) JPA
4 3 (30.00%) Spring Batch
4 3 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (20.00%) Facelets
5 2 (20.00%) Use Case

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 3 (30.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (30.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (10.00%) SQLPlus
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (10.00%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Maven
2 3 (30.00%) Ant
2 3 (30.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (10.00%) ClearQuest
3 1 (10.00%) Subversion
3 1 (10.00%) ClearCase
3 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (10.00%) Apache Ivy
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) DBA
2 3 (30.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle DBA
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL Developer
4 1 (10.00%) CRM Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) MI Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior PL/SQL Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Designer
4 1 (10.00%) CRM Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) HTML
2 3 (30.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (30.00%) Spring
2 3 (30.00%) JSF
2 3 (30.00%) XML
2 3 (30.00%) XSLT
2 3 (30.00%) JPA
2 3 (30.00%) Spring Batch
2 3 (30.00%) PrimeFaces
3 2 (20.00%) Facelets
3 2 (20.00%) XHTML
3 2 (20.00%) Ajax
3 2 (20.00%) J2EE
3 2 (20.00%) CSS
4 1 (10.00%) JDBC
4 1 (10.00%) .NET
4 1 (10.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) UNIX
1 1 (10.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Scrum
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (30.00%) UML
3 2 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
3 2 (20.00%) CRM
3 2 (20.00%) OOD
3 2 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Use Case
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) SOA
4 1 (10.00%) ETL
4 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (10.00%) Change Management
4 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
1 4 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (10.00%) Korn
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (10.00%) Informatica
3 1 (10.00%) Business Objects