The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Database skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Database over the 3 months to 26 February 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
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 62 62 45
Rank change year-on-year
0 -17
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 87 83 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 2.77% 2.91% 4.22%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.52% 11.72% 18.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 33 74
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.92% -21.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £275 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £36.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.80 £35.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+33.70% +1.44%
Oracle Database
England

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 West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
695 708 584
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 22.13% 24.86% 22.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 499 423 369
Average daily rate £375 £336 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.52% -0.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £345 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.24% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 16 10
Average hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -17.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £14.19 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.20 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%

Oracle Database
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Database across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Oracle Database Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Oracle Database
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Oracle Database across the South West region.

Oracle Database Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Oracle Database
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle Database across the South West region over the 3 months to 26 February 2015.

Oracle Database Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Oracle Database
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Database across the South West region.

Oracle Database Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Oracle Database
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle Database across the South West region over the 3 months to 26 February 2015.

Oracle Database Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

Oracle Database
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 26 February 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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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
Gloucestershire +2 25 £450 +28.57% 4
Bristol +12 20 £366 +10.98% 9
Wiltshire -12 14 £400 +33.89% 3
Dorset -21 1 £375 -6.25% 1
Oracle Database
England

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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.

1 164 (100.00%) Oracle
2 115 (70.12%) SQL
3 100 (60.98%) PL/SQL
4 74 (45.12%) Security Cleared
5 72 (43.90%) Oracle Database 11g
6 49 (29.88%) Oracle Database 10g
7 37 (22.56%) Java
8 36 (21.95%) SC Cleared
8 36 (21.95%) DV Cleared
9 34 (20.73%) Oracle EBS
9 34 (20.73%) Oracle APEX
10 28 (17.07%) Migration
10 28 (17.07%) Linux
11 25 (15.24%) Microsoft
12 24 (14.63%) Middleware
13 23 (14.02%) Business Intelligence
14 22 (13.41%) Agile Software Development
15 20 (12.20%) Oracle RAC
15 20 (12.20%) Data Warehouse
16 19 (11.59%) Oracle Fusion
17 18 (10.98%) Solaris
17 18 (10.98%) C#
17 18 (10.98%) XML
17 18 (10.98%) Oracle Applications
18 17 (10.37%) UNIX
19 16 (9.76%) ETL
19 16 (9.76%) Performance Tuning
20 15 (9.15%) Oracle Reports
20 15 (9.15%) Oracle9i Database
20 15 (9.15%) .NET

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 10 (6.10%) Oracle Application Server
2 9 (5.49%) Oracle 9iAS
3 8 (4.88%) Apache
4 7 (4.27%) WebLogic
5 6 (3.66%) Tomcat
6 5 (3.05%) Oracle Service Bus
7 4 (2.44%) SAS
8 3 (1.83%) LiveCycle
9 2 (1.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (1.22%) JBoss
9 2 (1.22%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.61%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.61%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.61%) K2 blackpearl
10 1 (0.61%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (3.66%) MS Project
1 6 (3.66%) MS Office
2 4 (2.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 34 (20.73%) Oracle EBS
2 18 (10.98%) Oracle Applications
3 13 (7.93%) Oracle EBS R12
4 9 (5.49%) Oracle 11i
5 3 (1.83%) Oracle HRMS
6 2 (1.22%) Oracle Payroll
7 1 (0.61%) Summit
7 1 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.61%) ResourceLink
7 1 (0.61%) Cordys
7 1 (0.61%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.83%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.22%) SaaS
2 2 (1.22%) PaaS
2 2 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.88%) Firewall
2 5 (3.05%) SAN
3 3 (1.83%) SSL
3 3 (1.83%) HTTP
4 2 (1.22%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.22%) DNS
4 2 (1.22%) HTTPS
4 2 (1.22%) LAN
4 2 (1.22%) WAN
4 2 (1.22%) Ethernet
4 2 (1.22%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (1.22%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (43.90%) Oracle Database 11g
2 49 (29.88%) Oracle Database 10g
3 20 (12.20%) Data Warehouse
4 15 (9.15%) Oracle9i Database
4 15 (9.15%) Oracle Reports
5 13 (7.93%) Oracle BI EE
6 12 (7.32%) Oracle Exadata
6 12 (7.32%) Oracle Database 12c
6 12 (7.32%) SQL Server
7 8 (4.88%) Relational Database
8 7 (4.27%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 7 (4.27%) MS Access
8 7 (4.27%) PowerCenter
8 7 (4.27%) Siebel EIM
9 6 (3.66%) Oracle Discoverer
9 6 (3.66%) SQL Server 2005
10 5 (3.05%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (3.05%) RDBMS
10 5 (3.05%) SQL Server 2000
11 4 (2.44%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 34 (20.73%) Oracle APEX
2 11 (6.71%) Oracle Forms
3 9 (5.49%) PVCS
4 8 (4.88%) Visual Studio
4 8 (4.88%) Toad
4 8 (4.88%) Subversion
5 6 (3.66%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (3.66%) Eclipse
5 6 (3.66%) Ant
5 6 (3.66%) JUnit
6 4 (2.44%) Hudson
6 4 (2.44%) Maven
7 2 (1.22%) NetBeans
7 2 (1.22%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.61%) Gerrit
8 1 (0.61%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.61%) ERwin
General
1 11 (6.71%) Finance
2 5 (3.05%) Banking
3 3 (1.83%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.22%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.61%) Electronics
5 1 (0.61%) Retail
5 1 (0.61%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 74 (45.12%) Developer
2 50 (30.49%) Oracle Developer
3 46 (28.05%) DBA
4 43 (26.22%) Oracle DBA
5 17 (10.37%) Analyst
6 14 (8.54%) Senior Developer
7 11 (6.71%) Oracle Applications DBA
7 11 (6.71%) Senior Oracle Developer
8 9 (5.49%) Administrator
9 8 (4.88%) Java Developer
9 8 (4.88%) Consultant
9 8 (4.88%) Architect
9 8 (4.88%) Programmer
10 7 (4.27%) SQL Developer
10 7 (4.27%) PL/SQL Developer
10 7 (4.27%) Informatica Developer
11 6 (3.66%) Analyst Programmer
11 6 (3.66%) OBIEE Developer
12 5 (3.05%) Informatica ETL Developer
12 5 (3.05%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (14.63%) Middleware
2 19 (11.59%) Oracle Fusion
3 18 (10.98%) XML
4 15 (9.15%) .NET
5 11 (6.71%) HTML
5 11 (6.71%) jQuery
6 10 (6.10%) CSS
6 10 (6.10%) Web Services
7 9 (5.49%) Spring
8 8 (4.88%) Hibernate
8 8 (4.88%) ASP.NET
9 6 (3.66%) JSP
9 6 (3.66%) Java EE
10 5 (3.05%) JSON
10 5 (3.05%) Ajax
10 5 (3.05%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (3.05%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 4 (2.44%) Spring MVC
11 4 (2.44%) J2EE
12 3 (1.83%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (2.44%) Open Source
2 4 (2.44%) Cryptography
3 3 (1.83%) Statistics
3 3 (1.83%) Management Information System
3 3 (1.83%) Data Structures
4 2 (1.22%) Clustering
4 2 (1.22%) Data Integration
4 2 (1.22%) Derivative
5 1 (0.61%) Reference Data
5 1 (0.61%) Replication
5 1 (0.61%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.61%) DTV
5 1 (0.61%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 28 (17.07%) Linux
2 18 (10.98%) Solaris
3 17 (10.37%) UNIX
4 10 (6.10%) Windows
5 7 (4.27%) AIX
6 3 (1.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.22%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.22%) Amazon Linux
8 1 (0.61%) zOS
8 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (17.07%) Migration
2 23 (14.02%) Business Intelligence
3 22 (13.41%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (9.76%) ETL
4 16 (9.76%) Performance Tuning
5 13 (7.93%) SOA
5 13 (7.93%) ITIL
6 12 (7.32%) Scrum
7 9 (5.49%) Data Migration
8 8 (4.88%) Configuration Management
9 7 (4.27%) Project Management
9 7 (4.27%) Validation
9 7 (4.27%) Information Management
9 7 (4.27%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (4.27%) Release Management
9 7 (4.27%) Software Engineering
10 6 (3.66%) BPEL
10 6 (3.66%) Data Analysis
10 6 (3.66%) TDD
10 6 (3.66%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 115 (70.12%) SQL
2 100 (60.98%) PL/SQL
3 37 (22.56%) Java
4 18 (10.98%) C#
5 12 (7.32%) Shell Script
6 7 (4.27%) VB
7 6 (3.66%) JavaScript
8 5 (3.05%) Perl
8 5 (3.05%) VB.NET
8 5 (3.05%) VBA
9 4 (2.44%) VB6
10 2 (1.22%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.22%) C
11 1 (0.61%) XAML
11 1 (0.61%) XPath
11 1 (0.61%) XQuery
11 1 (0.61%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 74 (45.12%) Security Cleared
2 36 (21.95%) SC Cleared
2 36 (21.95%) DV Cleared
3 10 (6.10%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (1.22%) Siebel Certification
5 1 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.61%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.44%) QA
2 2 (1.22%) COBIT
3 1 (0.61%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.61%) SLA
3 1 (0.61%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 20 (12.20%) Oracle RAC
2 8 (4.88%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (1.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.83%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.22%) Firmware
4 2 (1.22%) Varnish
5 1 (0.61%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (6.10%) Data Guard
2 8 (4.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (1.83%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (1.83%) Puppet
4 2 (1.22%) Ansible
5 1 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.61%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.61%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 164 (100.00%) Oracle
2 25 (15.24%) Microsoft
3 14 (8.54%) Siebel
4 11 (6.71%) Informatica
5 7 (4.27%) Sun
6 5 (3.05%) VMware
7 4 (2.44%) Red Hat
7 4 (2.44%) Business Objects
7 4 (2.44%) IBM
8 3 (1.83%) CommVault
8 3 (1.83%) Adobe
8 3 (1.83%) Symantec
8 3 (1.83%) McAfee
9 2 (1.22%) F5
9 2 (1.22%) Tableau
9 2 (1.22%) CheckPoint
9 2 (1.22%) Nokia
9 2 (1.22%) Cisco
10 1 (0.61%) SAP
10 1 (0.61%) Veritas
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