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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 108 47 58
Rank change year-on-year
-61 +11
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 40 70 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.20% 3.13% 2.73%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.54% 13.62% 12.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 48 45
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£400 £375 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £319 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £508 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.38% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Average hourly rate £20.75 £16.50 £46.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.75% -64.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.35 £16.50 £45.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.15 £16.50 £47.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.73 £36.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-6.31% +16.12%
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
612 514 659
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 18.39% 22.99% 21.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 390 355 369
Average daily rate £375 £360 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £450 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £338
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 13 39
Average hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £16.50 £14.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £44.75 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.05
% change year-on-year
- -6.39%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 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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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 -10 21 £450 +20.80% 3
Bristol -10 9 £400 +28.00% 6
Somerset -13 3 £398 +22.30% 1
Dorset -9 2 - - 1
Devon -26 2 £400 +14.28% 1
Wiltshire -25 1 - -
Cornwall - - - -
Oracle Database
England

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 123 (100.00%) Oracle
2 72 (58.54%) SQL
3 71 (57.72%) Oracle Database 11g
4 45 (36.59%) Security Cleared
5 39 (31.71%) Oracle Database 10g
6 33 (26.83%) Java
7 32 (26.02%) SC Cleared
8 31 (25.20%) Performance Tuning
9 30 (24.39%) PL/SQL
10 28 (22.76%) SQL Server
10 28 (22.76%) Linux
11 27 (21.95%) SQL Server 2008
12 24 (19.51%) Data Guard
13 23 (18.70%) Oracle RMAN
14 22 (17.89%) SLA
15 21 (17.07%) Finance
15 21 (17.07%) SQL Server 2012
16 19 (15.45%) Clustering
16 19 (15.45%) Agile Software Development
16 19 (15.45%) SQL Server 2005
16 19 (15.45%) T-SQL
17 18 (14.63%) XML
17 18 (14.63%) Data Warehouse
18 17 (13.82%) WebLogic
18 17 (13.82%) Business Intelligence
19 16 (13.01%) Middleware
19 16 (13.01%) Oracle Reports
20 15 (12.20%) jQuery
21 14 (11.38%) Eclipse
21 14 (11.38%) Informatica

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 17 (13.82%) WebLogic
2 9 (7.32%) Oracle Service Bus
3 6 (4.88%) Apache
4 5 (4.07%) Tomcat
5 4 (3.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (2.44%) SAS
6 3 (2.44%) WebLogic Portal
6 3 (2.44%) Oracle 10gAS
7 2 (1.63%) Drupal
7 2 (1.63%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.81%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.81%) IIS
8 1 (0.81%) Documentum
8 1 (0.81%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.81%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 7 (5.69%) MS Office
2 3 (2.44%) MS Project
3 2 (1.63%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.63%) Windchill
3 2 (1.63%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.81%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (11.38%) Oracle BPM
2 7 (5.69%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (4.88%) Oracle EBS R12
3 6 (4.88%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (3.25%) Oracle 11i
5 2 (1.63%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.81%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.81%) Summit
6 1 (0.81%) Teamcenter
6 1 (0.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.81%) ENOVIA
6 1 (0.81%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (0.81%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.81%) PaaS
2 1 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.07%) LDAP
2 4 (3.25%) SAN
3 3 (2.44%) HTTP
3 3 (2.44%) Internet
3 3 (2.44%) Firewall
4 1 (0.81%) SSL
4 1 (0.81%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (57.72%) Oracle Database 11g
2 39 (31.71%) Oracle Database 10g
3 28 (22.76%) SQL Server
4 27 (21.95%) SQL Server 2008
5 21 (17.07%) SQL Server 2012
6 19 (15.45%) SQL Server 2005
7 18 (14.63%) Data Warehouse
8 16 (13.01%) Oracle Reports
9 13 (10.57%) Oracle BI EE
9 13 (10.57%) Relational Database
9 13 (10.57%) RDBMS
10 6 (4.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (4.88%) PowerCenter
11 5 (4.07%) Oracle9i Database
12 4 (3.25%) MongoDB
12 4 (3.25%) Oracle Database 12c
12 4 (3.25%) Oracle OLAP
12 4 (3.25%) OLAP
13 3 (2.44%) MySQL
13 3 (2.44%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 14 (11.38%) Eclipse
2 11 (8.94%) Maven
3 10 (8.13%) Ant
4 8 (6.50%) Oracle APEX
4 8 (6.50%) JUnit
5 6 (4.88%) Subversion
6 5 (4.07%) Jenkins
6 5 (4.07%) Git (software)
7 4 (3.25%) Gerrit
7 4 (3.25%) JDeveloper
8 3 (2.44%) Selenium
8 3 (2.44%) WebDriver
9 2 (1.63%) Mercurial
9 2 (1.63%) Hudson
9 2 (1.63%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.81%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 1 (0.81%) LoadRunner
10 1 (0.81%) Dreamweaver
10 1 (0.81%) NUnit
10 1 (0.81%) xUnit.net
General
1 21 (17.07%) Finance
2 5 (4.07%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.25%) Banking
4 2 (1.63%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.63%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.63%) Retail
5 1 (0.81%) Electronics
5 1 (0.81%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 40 (32.52%) DBA
2 37 (30.08%) Developer
3 24 (19.51%) SQL DBA
4 23 (18.70%) Oracle DBA
5 15 (12.20%) Oracle Developer
6 13 (10.57%) Java Developer
6 13 (10.57%) Administrator
7 12 (9.76%) Consultant
8 9 (7.32%) Technical Leader
9 8 (6.50%) Oracle Consultant
10 6 (4.88%) SQL Server DBA
11 5 (4.07%) Architect
11 5 (4.07%) Analyst
12 4 (3.25%) Senior Developer
13 3 (2.44%) Solutions Architect
13 3 (2.44%) Lead Developer
13 3 (2.44%) Systems Administrator
13 3 (2.44%) Oracle Applications DBA
13 3 (2.44%) SQL Developer
13 3 (2.44%) Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (14.63%) XML
2 16 (13.01%) Middleware
3 15 (12.20%) jQuery
4 13 (10.57%) Spring
5 12 (9.76%) CSS
6 11 (8.94%) Hibernate
7 10 (8.13%) Web Services
8 8 (6.50%) J2EE
8 8 (6.50%) HTML
9 7 (5.69%) .NET
9 7 (5.69%) JSP
9 7 (5.69%) Oracle Fusion
10 6 (4.88%) Oracle ADF
11 5 (4.07%) JMS
11 5 (4.07%) XSLT
11 5 (4.07%) XML Schema
11 5 (4.07%) Java EE
11 5 (4.07%) Spring MVC
11 5 (4.07%) JAX-WS
11 5 (4.07%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 19 (15.45%) Clustering
2 9 (7.32%) Management Information System
3 8 (6.50%) Statistics
4 5 (4.07%) Cryptography
4 5 (4.07%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.25%) User Experience
6 3 (2.44%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.44%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.81%) W3C
7 1 (0.81%) DTV
7 1 (0.81%) Replication
7 1 (0.81%) Grid Computing
7 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.81%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 28 (22.76%) Linux
2 11 (8.94%) Windows
3 9 (7.32%) UNIX
4 5 (4.07%) Solaris
4 5 (4.07%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (4.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.63%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.81%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (25.20%) Performance Tuning
2 19 (15.45%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (13.82%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (10.57%) SOA
4 13 (10.57%) BPEL
5 12 (9.76%) UML
6 11 (8.94%) ETL
7 10 (8.13%) Migration
8 9 (7.32%) Configuration Management
9 8 (6.50%) Scrum
10 7 (5.69%) ITIL
10 7 (5.69%) PRINCE2
10 7 (5.69%) System Testing
10 7 (5.69%) Data Migration
11 6 (4.88%) Capacity Planning
11 6 (4.88%) Mentoring
11 6 (4.88%) MVC
11 6 (4.88%) Validation
11 6 (4.88%) OO
12 5 (4.07%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 72 (58.54%) SQL
2 33 (26.83%) Java
3 30 (24.39%) PL/SQL
4 19 (15.45%) T-SQL
5 11 (8.94%) JavaScript
6 5 (4.07%) Perl
6 5 (4.07%) Shell Script
7 4 (3.25%) C#
8 2 (1.63%) Python
8 2 (1.63%) C++
8 2 (1.63%) C
8 2 (1.63%) VB
8 2 (1.63%) VBA
9 1 (0.81%) AWK
9 1 (0.81%) XPath
9 1 (0.81%) Ruby
9 1 (0.81%) sed
9 1 (0.81%) Bourne shell
9 1 (0.81%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 45 (36.59%) Security Cleared
2 32 (26.02%) SC Cleared
3 13 (10.57%) DV Cleared
4 7 (5.69%) Degree
5 2 (1.63%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (1.63%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.81%) ISEB
6 1 (0.81%) Siebel Certification
6 1 (0.81%) OCP
6 1 (0.81%) OCA
6 1 (0.81%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (17.89%) SLA
2 4 (3.25%) PCI DSS
2 4 (3.25%) QA
3 3 (2.44%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.81%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.81%) Data Quality
System Software
1 23 (18.70%) Oracle RMAN
2 13 (10.57%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (2.44%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.81%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 24 (19.51%) Data Guard
2 7 (5.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (1.63%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 123 (100.00%) Oracle
2 14 (11.38%) Informatica
3 9 (7.32%) JBoss
4 7 (5.69%) Microsoft
5 6 (4.88%) Red Hat
5 6 (4.88%) Business Objects
6 5 (4.07%) Siebel
7 4 (3.25%) Hyperion
7 4 (3.25%) SAP
8 2 (1.63%) Rackspace
8 2 (1.63%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.81%) Cognos
9 1 (0.81%) HP
9 1 (0.81%) Sun
9 1 (0.81%) webMethods
9 1 (0.81%) Remedy
9 1 (0.81%) KANA
9 1 (0.81%) Kalido
9 1 (0.81%) Teradata
9 1 (0.81%) VMware
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £20 - £25 per hour
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bridgwater, Somerset
Experis Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester
Huxley Associates
Rate: £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Rate: flexible
Posted: 9 days ago