The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Database skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Database over the 3 months to 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 31 37 22
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -15
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 16 13 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 4.15% 3.38% 4.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 16.67% 17.11% 21.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 7
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£370 £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.33% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £404 £369 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £365
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £30.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+41.66% -15.49%
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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 Southampton region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
96 76 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 24.87% 19.74% 18.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 53 28
Average daily rate £375 £349 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.60% +14.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £265 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £438 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 7
Average hourly rate £9.67 - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £31.80 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+5.51% +2.56%

Oracle Database
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Oracle Database Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Oracle Database
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Oracle Database Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

Oracle Database
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle Database across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Oracle Database Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

Oracle Database
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Oracle Database Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

Oracle Database
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 20 (100.00%) Oracle
2 11 (55.00%) Software Engineering
3 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (35.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 7 (35.00%) SQL
4 7 (35.00%) Migration
5 6 (30.00%) Web Services
5 6 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (30.00%) Cucumber
5 6 (30.00%) BDD
5 6 (30.00%) TDD
5 6 (30.00%) Data Management
6 5 (25.00%) SpecFlow
6 5 (25.00%) User Stories
6 5 (25.00%) Linux
6 5 (25.00%) Java
6 5 (25.00%) Scrum
6 5 (25.00%) SDLC
7 4 (20.00%) Oracle Clusterware
7 4 (20.00%) Shell Script
7 4 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
7 4 (20.00%) PL/SQL
7 4 (20.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 4 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (20.00%) DevOps
7 4 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
7 4 (20.00%) Data Guard
8 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
8 3 (15.00%) FitNesse
8 3 (15.00%) Subversion

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 (15.00%) Oracle Spatial
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle Exadata
2 2 (10.00%) MySQL
3 1 (5.00%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Cucumber
2 5 (25.00%) SpecFlow
3 3 (15.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (15.00%) Hudson
3 3 (15.00%) SoapUI
3 3 (15.00%) Subversion
3 3 (15.00%) FitNesse
3 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (5.00%) RSpec
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Project Manager
2 5 (25.00%) Software Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) DBA
3 4 (20.00%) Oracle DBA
4 3 (15.00%) Test Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Integration Test Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Integration Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Agile Test Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Testing Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Data Migration Project Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Contracts Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) Web Services
2 3 (15.00%) .NET
2 3 (15.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) PMI
1 3 (15.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (10.00%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Linux
2 3 (15.00%) Solaris
3 2 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (35.00%) Migration
4 6 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (30.00%) BDD
4 6 (30.00%) TDD
4 6 (30.00%) Data Management
5 5 (25.00%) SDLC
5 5 (25.00%) User Stories
5 5 (25.00%) Scrum
6 4 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (20.00%) DevOps
7 3 (15.00%) Coaching
7 3 (15.00%) Manual Testing
7 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
7 3 (15.00%) Project Management
7 3 (15.00%) Software Testing
8 2 (10.00%) Integration Testing
8 2 (10.00%) Data Migration
8 2 (10.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) SQL
2 5 (25.00%) Java
3 4 (20.00%) PL/SQL
3 4 (20.00%) Shell Script
4 3 (15.00%) Ruby
4 3 (15.00%) Python
4 3 (15.00%) C#
5 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) PMI Certification
2 2 (10.00%) OCP
2 2 (10.00%) OCA
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 4 (20.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (15.00%) ESRI
3 1 (5.00%) HP