The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Database skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Database over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 27 38 28
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -10
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 12 8 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 3.28% 2.18% 3.52%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.19% 7.21% 18.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 11
Average daily rate
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£190 £400 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-52.50% +66.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £181 £385 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £400 £288
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £32.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+19.23% +3.17%
Oracle Database
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
91 111 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 24.86% 30.25% 18.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 58 44
Average daily rate £310 £350 £299
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.42% +17.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £160 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 0
Average hourly rate £15.39 £35.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.04% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.34 £32.03 £30.70
% change year-on-year
+4.09% +4.32%

Oracle Database
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Oracle Database Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Oracle Database
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Oracle Database Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Oracle Database
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle Database across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Oracle Database Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

Oracle Database
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Oracle Database Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Oracle Database
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
Sheffield +8 12 £190 -52.50% 3
Barnsley - - - -
Oracle Database
Yorkshire

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 18 (100.00%) Oracle
2 14 (77.78%) Oracle Database 11g
3 11 (61.11%) Finance
4 10 (55.56%) UNIX
5 9 (50.00%) SQL
6 8 (44.44%) ETL
6 8 (44.44%) Shell Script
7 7 (38.89%) Ab Initio
7 7 (38.89%) Banking
8 6 (33.33%) Data Management
8 6 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
9 5 (27.78%) Linux
9 5 (27.78%) Oracle RAC
9 5 (27.78%) Data Guard
10 4 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
11 3 (16.67%) Data Integration
11 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (16.67%) Control-M
11 3 (16.67%) QA
11 3 (16.67%) Oracle RMAN
11 3 (16.67%) BMC
11 3 (16.67%) Data Modelling
12 2 (11.11%) Solaris
12 2 (11.11%) RDBMS
12 2 (11.11%) Apache
12 2 (11.11%) WebLogic
12 2 (11.11%) XML
12 2 (11.11%) ITIL
12 2 (11.11%) Security Management
12 2 (11.11%) Mentoring

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 2 (11.11%) Apache
1 2 (11.11%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.56%) nginx
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle 10gAS
2 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) PuTTY
1 1 (5.56%) Firewall
1 1 (5.56%) SSH
1 1 (5.56%) SSL
1 1 (5.56%) HTTP
1 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.56%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (77.78%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (11.11%) RDBMS
3 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
4 1 (5.56%) MySQL
4 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.56%) JIRA
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Forms
General
1 11 (61.11%) Finance
2 7 (38.89%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Developer
2 7 (38.89%) Ab Initio Developer
3 6 (33.33%) Oracle DBA
3 6 (33.33%) DBA
4 2 (11.11%) Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Applications Support
5 1 (5.56%) Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Deployment Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Release Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) XML
2 1 (5.56%) Hibernate
2 1 (5.56%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Data Integration
1 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) UNIX
2 5 (27.78%) Linux
3 2 (11.11%) Solaris
4 1 (5.56%) Debian
4 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) ETL
2 6 (33.33%) Data Management
3 4 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (16.67%) Data Modelling
5 2 (11.11%) ITIL
5 2 (11.11%) Security Management
5 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 2 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Network Architecture
6 1 (5.56%) Migration
6 1 (5.56%) Service Management
6 1 (5.56%) CMMI
6 1 (5.56%) Change Management
6 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
6 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) SQL
2 8 (44.44%) Shell Script
3 1 (5.56%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
3 1 (5.56%) Java
3 1 (5.56%) Perl
3 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
1 1 (5.56%) ISTQB
1 1 (5.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) QA
2 1 (5.56%) COBIT
2 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) Data Guard
2 3 (16.67%) Control-M
3 1 (5.56%) Puppet
3 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (5.56%) Hyperic
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (38.89%) Ab Initio
3 3 (16.67%) BMC
4 1 (5.56%) Red Hat