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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 84 75 44
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -31
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 63 63 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.97% 2.05% 3.83%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.85% 9.71% 17.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 26 56
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£328 £420 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.02% +10.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £357 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £530 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 1
Average hourly rate £30.00 £34.50 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.04% -23.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £33.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+51.51% -12.00%
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
712 649 460
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 22.25% 21.15% 21.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 537 434 317
Average daily rate £350 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £483 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 9 3
Average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -55.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £20.00 £40.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.20 £175.00 £132.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

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 31 July 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
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 31 July 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 -3 21 £408 +5.84%
Wiltshire +8 15 £325 -20.24% 11
Somerset +10 10 £328 -21.08% 1
Bristol -5 6 £325 -22.61% 2
Dorset - 4 £325 - 2
Oracle Database
England

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 134 (100.00%) Oracle
2 86 (64.18%) SQL
3 60 (44.78%) PL/SQL
4 48 (35.82%) Java
5 47 (35.07%) Oracle Database 11g
6 44 (32.84%) Security Cleared
7 40 (29.85%) Oracle Database 10g
8 32 (23.88%) SQL Server
8 32 (23.88%) Performance Tuning
9 28 (20.90%) Microsoft
10 27 (20.15%) Oracle Forms
11 26 (19.40%) DV Cleared
12 23 (17.16%) UNIX
13 22 (16.42%) Business Intelligence
13 22 (16.42%) Agile Software Development
14 20 (14.93%) Oracle Reports
15 18 (13.43%) Oracle APEX
16 17 (12.69%) SC Cleared
16 17 (12.69%) Linux
17 16 (11.94%) .NET
17 16 (11.94%) Migration
18 13 (9.70%) Data Warehouse
19 12 (8.96%) Oracle9i Database
19 12 (8.96%) C#
19 12 (8.96%) ETL
20 11 (8.21%) Oracle EBS
20 11 (8.21%) Oracle RAC
21 10 (7.46%) Oracle Applications
22 9 (6.72%) Eclipse
22 9 (6.72%) Windows

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 8 (5.97%) Apache
2 7 (5.22%) WebLogic
3 6 (4.48%) Tomcat
4 4 (2.99%) SAS
5 3 (2.24%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.75%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.75%) IIS
6 1 (0.75%) JBoss
6 1 (0.75%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (0.75%) LiveLink
6 1 (0.75%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.75%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.75%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.75%) LiveCycle
6 1 (0.75%) Liferay
6 1 (0.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 5 (3.73%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.24%) MS Project
3 2 (1.49%) MS Office
3 2 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (8.21%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (7.46%) Oracle Applications
3 7 (5.22%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (1.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.75%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.75%) Oracle Payroll
5 1 (0.75%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.99%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.22%) Firewall
2 5 (3.73%) HTTP
2 5 (3.73%) SSL
3 4 (2.99%) TCP/IP
3 4 (2.99%) DNS
3 4 (2.99%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.75%) SAN
4 1 (0.75%) LAN
4 1 (0.75%) WAN
4 1 (0.75%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.75%) NAS
4 1 (0.75%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (0.75%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (35.07%) Oracle Database 11g
2 40 (29.85%) Oracle Database 10g
3 32 (23.88%) SQL Server
4 20 (14.93%) Oracle Reports
5 13 (9.70%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (8.96%) Oracle9i Database
7 9 (6.72%) Oracle BI EE
7 9 (6.72%) Relational Database
8 8 (5.97%) Oracle ODI
9 6 (4.48%) Oracle Database 12c
9 6 (4.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (4.48%) MySQL
10 4 (2.99%) BusinessObjects
10 4 (2.99%) Oracle8/8i Database
11 3 (2.24%) PowerCenter
11 3 (2.24%) RDBMS
11 3 (2.24%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (1.49%) BusinessObjects XI
12 2 (1.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (1.49%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 27 (20.15%) Oracle Forms
2 18 (13.43%) Oracle APEX
3 9 (6.72%) Eclipse
3 9 (6.72%) Subversion
4 7 (5.22%) Toad
5 3 (2.24%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.49%) Ant
7 1 (0.75%) JUnit
7 1 (0.75%) JIRA
7 1 (0.75%) ERwin
7 1 (0.75%) Hudson
7 1 (0.75%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (6.72%) Finance
2 3 (2.24%) Retail
3 2 (1.49%) Investment Banking
3 2 (1.49%) Marketing
3 2 (1.49%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.49%) Banking
3 2 (1.49%) Electronics
3 2 (1.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 70 (52.24%) Developer
2 44 (32.84%) Oracle Developer
3 34 (25.37%) DBA
4 28 (20.90%) Oracle DBA
5 17 (12.69%) SQL Developer
5 17 (12.69%) PL/SQL Developer
6 14 (10.45%) Analyst
7 10 (7.46%) Architect
7 10 (7.46%) Administrator
7 10 (7.46%) Oracle Analyst
8 9 (6.72%) Java Developer
8 9 (6.72%) Analyst Developer
9 6 (4.48%) Senior Developer
9 6 (4.48%) Service Architect
9 6 (4.48%) SQL DBA
10 5 (3.73%) Senior Oracle Developer
11 4 (2.99%) ETL Developer
11 4 (2.99%) Web Administrator
11 4 (2.99%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 4 (2.99%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (11.94%) .NET
2 7 (5.22%) Web Services
2 7 (5.22%) XML
3 6 (4.48%) JDBC
3 6 (4.48%) OC4J
3 6 (4.48%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 4 (2.99%) REST
4 4 (2.99%) RESTful
4 4 (2.99%) WebCenter
4 4 (2.99%) Spring
4 4 (2.99%) CSS
4 4 (2.99%) SOAP
4 4 (2.99%) HTML
5 3 (2.24%) ASP.NET
5 3 (2.24%) Middleware
5 3 (2.24%) .NET Framework
5 3 (2.24%) WCF
6 2 (1.49%) WPF
6 2 (1.49%) LINQ
6 2 (1.49%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.22%) Replication
2 6 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.99%) Derivative
4 2 (1.49%) Data Integration
4 2 (1.49%) DTV
4 2 (1.49%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.75%) NHS
5 1 (0.75%) Clustering
5 1 (0.75%) Cryptography
5 1 (0.75%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.75%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (0.75%) Statistics
5 1 (0.75%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 23 (17.16%) UNIX
2 17 (12.69%) Linux
3 9 (6.72%) Windows
4 8 (5.97%) Solaris
5 6 (4.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (2.99%) AIX
6 4 (2.99%) Amazon Linux
7 1 (0.75%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.75%) MVS
7 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.75%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (23.88%) Performance Tuning
2 22 (16.42%) Business Intelligence
2 22 (16.42%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (11.94%) Migration
4 12 (8.96%) ETL
5 9 (6.72%) DevOps
6 7 (5.22%) ITIL
7 6 (4.48%) Service Management
7 6 (4.48%) Scrum
7 6 (4.48%) Software Engineering
7 6 (4.48%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (4.48%) Risk Management
7 6 (4.48%) JVM Tuning
7 6 (4.48%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (3.73%) Database Tuning
8 5 (3.73%) Configuration Management
8 5 (3.73%) E-Commerce
9 4 (2.99%) Project Management
9 4 (2.99%) Service Delivery
9 4 (2.99%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 86 (64.18%) SQL
2 60 (44.78%) PL/SQL
3 48 (35.82%) Java
4 12 (8.96%) C#
5 6 (4.48%) Shell Script
6 4 (2.99%) PowerShell
6 4 (2.99%) JavaScript
7 3 (2.24%) VBA
8 2 (1.49%) VB
8 2 (1.49%) C++
8 2 (1.49%) C
9 1 (0.75%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.75%) Perl
9 1 (0.75%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.75%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 44 (32.84%) Security Cleared
2 26 (19.40%) DV Cleared
3 17 (12.69%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.49%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.75%) Degree
5 1 (0.75%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.24%) SLA
2 1 (0.75%) HL7
System Software
1 11 (8.21%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (2.99%) Varnish
3 1 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (3.73%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (2.99%) Data Guard
2 4 (2.99%) Puppet
2 4 (2.99%) Ansible
3 1 (0.75%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.75%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.75%) Control-M
Vendors
1 134 (100.00%) Oracle
2 28 (20.90%) Microsoft
3 6 (4.48%) Informatica
3 6 (4.48%) Red Hat
4 4 (2.99%) IBM
4 4 (2.99%) Sun
4 4 (2.99%) SAP
4 4 (2.99%) Siebel
5 3 (2.24%) Citrix
5 3 (2.24%) NetApp
6 2 (1.49%) VMware
6 2 (1.49%) Tableau
7 1 (0.75%) Teradata
7 1 (0.75%) F5
7 1 (0.75%) Nokia
7 1 (0.75%) Veritas
7 1 (0.75%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.75%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.75%) Cisco
7 1 (0.75%) Vignette
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