The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Southampton region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database (Oracle RDBMS)
Rank 37 34 33
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 5 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 1.52% 1.91% 2.17%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.04% 10.71% 12.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 2
Average daily rate
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£400 £303 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.23% -13.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £300 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £337 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.70% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £37.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-7.38% -0.66%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
71 56 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 21.58% 17.83% 17.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 22 18
Average daily rate £365 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £205 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £511 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 7
Average hourly rate - £20.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £30.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -4.76%
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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 11 July 2014.

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 11 July 2014, 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 8 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 4 (50.00%) SOA
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) Middleware
3 3 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (25.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 2 (25.00%) WebSphere
4 2 (25.00%) Retail
4 2 (25.00%) YUM
4 2 (25.00%) Puppet
4 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (25.00%) DevOps
4 2 (25.00%) JBoss
4 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (25.00%) ATG
4 2 (25.00%) SAP
5 1 (12.50%) Servlets
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL
5 1 (12.50%) UNIX
5 1 (12.50%) J2EE
5 1 (12.50%) MySQL
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
5 1 (12.50%) JUnit
5 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
5 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
5 1 (12.50%) Toad
5 1 (12.50%) DNS

Oracle Database
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 4 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (25.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (12.50%) ATG Dynamo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (12.50%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Navigator
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (12.50%) JUnit
2 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
2 1 (12.50%) Toad
General
1 2 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Designer
1 2 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) DBA
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Designer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Applications Support
2 1 (12.50%) Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Support Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Applications Support Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Applications Manager
2 1 (12.50%) SOA Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Middleware
2 2 (25.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 1 (12.50%) J2EE
3 1 (12.50%) Servlets
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) SOA
2 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
3 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
3 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) Python
2 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
2 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ISEB
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) YUM
1 2 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) SAP
2 2 (25.00%) JBoss
2 2 (25.00%) ATG