The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Database 12c skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Database 12c over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle Database 12c
Rank 543 510 532
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +22
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 12c 66 72 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.13% 0.044%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.53% 0.61% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 46 12
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£450 £450 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £358 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £563 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £394 £450 £463
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
12349 11889 10269
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.09% 21.78% 21.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 8042 7549 6168
Average daily rate £400 £388 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £265 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 147 198 214
Average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +27.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £14.50 £15.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.55 £55.00 £42.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +25.00%

Oracle Database 12c
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Database 12c within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Oracle Database 12c Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Oracle Database 12c
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Oracle Database 12c within the UK.

Oracle Database 12c Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Oracle Database 12c
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle Database 12c within the UK over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

Oracle Database 12c Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Oracle Database 12c
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Database 12c within the UK over the 3 months to 5 May 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
England -36 60 £450 - 13
London +23 36 £450 -4.25% 7
City of London +26 20 £450 -9.09% 1
South East -45 9 £425 -5.55% 1
North West -9 8 £375 - 2
Manchester 0 5 £563 - 1
Hampshire -12 5 £450 -
Yorkshire -22 4 £388 +16.54%
Surrey +4 3 £388 +21.09%
Harrogate +4 3 £325 +8.33%
North Yorkshire -1 3 £325 +8.33%
Wales - 3 £475 -
Scotland - 2 £383 - 1
Glasgow - 2 £383 -
Staines - 2 £394 -
East of England +15 1 - - 1
South West +3 1 £310 -21.51% 2
Basingstoke +3 1 £475 -
West Yorkshire -9 1 £450 +32.35%
Leeds -15 1 £450 +38.46%
Hertfordshire - 1 - - 1
Lancashire - 1 £341 -
Trowbridge - 1 £310 -
Watford - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £500 -
Cardiff - 1 £475 -
Hayes - 1 - -
Hounslow - 1 £338 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £500 -
Nottingham - 1 - -

Oracle Database 12c
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Oracle Database 12c 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 12c.

1 136 (100.00%) Oracle
1 136 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 95 (69.85%) Oracle Database 11g
3 53 (38.97%) SQL
4 50 (36.76%) UNIX
5 49 (36.03%) Oracle RAC
6 40 (29.41%) PL/SQL
7 39 (28.68%) Linux
8 37 (27.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 35 (25.74%) Data Guard
10 32 (23.53%) Oracle Database 10g
11 31 (22.79%) Oracle RMAN
12 29 (21.32%) Middleware
13 28 (20.59%) Shell Script
13 28 (20.59%) Solaris
14 27 (19.85%) Finance
15 26 (19.12%) Oracle EBS
15 26 (19.12%) WebLogic
16 24 (17.65%) SQL Server
16 24 (17.65%) Performance Tuning
17 22 (16.18%) Windows
18 20 (14.71%) Oracle Reports
18 20 (14.71%) Data Warehouse
19 19 (13.97%) Business Intelligence
20 18 (13.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 18 (13.24%) Security Cleared
21 16 (11.76%) SC Cleared
21 16 (11.76%) AIX
21 16 (11.76%) J2EE
21 16 (11.76%) Java

Oracle Database 12c
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Oracle Database 12c 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 12c. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 26 (19.12%) WebLogic
2 13 (9.56%) Oracle Application Server
3 12 (8.82%) JBoss
4 11 (8.09%) Tomcat
5 10 (7.35%) Oracle 9iAS
6 8 (5.88%) Apache
7 5 (3.68%) Oracle Service Bus
8 4 (2.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 3 (2.21%) Oracle BPEL
9 3 (2.21%) JCAPS
10 2 (1.47%) WebLogic Portal
10 2 (1.47%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (1.47%) SAS
11 1 (0.74%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.74%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 1 (0.74%) Documentum
11 1 (0.74%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.74%) Liferay
Applications
1 3 (2.21%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 26 (19.12%) Oracle EBS
2 14 (10.29%) Oracle Applications
3 13 (9.56%) Oracle EBS R12
4 11 (8.09%) Oracle 11i
5 8 (5.88%) Remedy ITSM
6 6 (4.41%) Oracle BPM
7 2 (1.47%) Oracle Payables
7 2 (1.47%) Oracle General Ledger
7 2 (1.47%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 2 (1.47%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
8 1 (0.74%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 1 (0.74%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.82%) DNS
2 9 (6.62%) LDAP
3 8 (5.88%) LAN
3 8 (5.88%) WAN
4 5 (3.68%) TCP/IP
5 4 (2.94%) HTTP
6 2 (1.47%) SAN
7 1 (0.74%) Intranet
7 1 (0.74%) Internet
7 1 (0.74%) Extranet
7 1 (0.74%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 95 (69.85%) Oracle Database 11g
3 32 (23.53%) Oracle Database 10g
4 24 (17.65%) SQL Server
5 20 (14.71%) Data Warehouse
5 20 (14.71%) Oracle Reports
6 18 (13.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 15 (11.03%) Oracle Exadata
8 13 (9.56%) Oracle ODI
8 13 (9.56%) Oracle BI EE
9 12 (8.82%) Oracle OLAP
9 12 (8.82%) OLAP
10 11 (8.09%) Relational Database
11 10 (7.35%) RDBMS
11 10 (7.35%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 9 (6.62%) Data Mining
13 8 (5.88%) OLTP
13 8 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 8 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 7 (5.15%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 14 (10.29%) Toad
2 5 (3.68%) Maven
2 5 (3.68%) JIRA
3 4 (2.94%) Oracle APEX
3 4 (2.94%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (2.94%) Subversion
4 3 (2.21%) Jenkins
4 3 (2.21%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (2.21%) ClearCase
4 3 (2.21%) Eclipse
5 2 (1.47%) WebLOAD
5 2 (1.47%) ClearQuest
6 1 (0.74%) Ant
6 1 (0.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.74%) Hudson
6 1 (0.74%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.74%) JDeveloper
General
1 27 (19.85%) Finance
2 15 (11.03%) Banking
3 5 (3.68%) Retail
4 3 (2.21%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.47%) Legal
5 2 (1.47%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.74%) Advertising
6 1 (0.74%) Games
6 1 (0.74%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.74%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 64 (47.06%) DBA
2 62 (45.59%) Oracle DBA
3 30 (22.06%) Administrator
4 21 (15.44%) Developer
5 15 (11.03%) Oracle Developer
6 14 (10.29%) Analyst
7 12 (8.82%) Architect
8 10 (7.35%) UNIX Administrator
9 9 (6.62%) SQL DBA
9 9 (6.62%) Systems Administrator
10 8 (5.88%) Support Analyst
10 8 (5.88%) Web Analyst
10 8 (5.88%) Web Support Analyst
11 7 (5.15%) Oracle Architect
11 7 (5.15%) Consultant
11 7 (5.15%) SQL Server DBA
11 7 (5.15%) UNIX Systems Administrator
11 7 (5.15%) Oracle Applications DBA
12 5 (3.68%) Solaris Systems Administrator
12 5 (3.68%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (21.32%) Middleware
2 16 (11.76%) J2EE
3 15 (11.03%) Oracle Fusion
4 13 (9.56%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 12 (8.82%) Web Services
6 11 (8.09%) EJB
7 4 (2.94%) HTML
7 4 (2.94%) XML
7 4 (2.94%) Application Packaging
7 4 (2.94%) SOAP
7 4 (2.94%) WebCenter
8 3 (2.21%) JavaBeans
8 3 (2.21%) JDBC
8 3 (2.21%) JSP
8 3 (2.21%) Servlets
8 3 (2.21%) RESTful
8 3 (2.21%) ODBC
9 2 (1.47%) CGI
10 1 (0.74%) OC4J
10 1 (0.74%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 6 (4.41%) Replication
3 3 (2.21%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.47%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.47%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.47%) CMDB
5 1 (0.74%) Reference Data
5 1 (0.74%) FMCG
5 1 (0.74%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.74%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.74%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 50 (36.76%) UNIX
2 39 (28.68%) Linux
3 28 (20.59%) Solaris
4 22 (16.18%) Windows
5 16 (11.76%) AIX
6 13 (9.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (2.21%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (2.21%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (1.47%) HPUX
9 1 (0.74%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (17.65%) Performance Tuning
2 19 (13.97%) Business Intelligence
3 15 (11.03%) SOA
3 15 (11.03%) Migration
4 13 (9.56%) ITIL
5 11 (8.09%) ETL
6 10 (7.35%) Data Modelling
7 9 (6.62%) Service Management
7 9 (6.62%) Database Mirroring
8 8 (5.88%) Data Architecture
9 7 (5.15%) ITSM
10 6 (4.41%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (4.41%) Database Security
11 5 (3.68%) Project Management
11 5 (3.68%) ERP
12 4 (2.94%) PRINCE2
12 4 (2.94%) Process Management
12 4 (2.94%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (2.94%) Data Management
12 4 (2.94%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 53 (38.97%) SQL
2 40 (29.41%) PL/SQL
3 28 (20.59%) Shell Script
4 16 (11.76%) Java
5 11 (8.09%) T-SQL
5 11 (8.09%) Korn
6 9 (6.62%) Perl
7 8 (5.88%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
8 6 (4.41%) JavaScript
9 4 (2.94%) C
10 2 (1.47%) R
11 1 (0.74%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.74%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.74%) Python
11 1 (0.74%) Uniface
Qualifications
1 18 (13.24%) Security Cleared
2 16 (11.76%) SC Cleared
2 16 (11.76%) Oracle Certification
3 11 (8.09%) Degree
4 6 (4.41%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (3.68%) OCP
6 2 (1.47%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.68%) SLA
1 5 (3.68%) QA
2 4 (2.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.74%) COBIT
3 1 (0.74%) Data Quality
System Software
1 49 (36.03%) Oracle RAC
2 11 (8.09%) Oracle Clusterware
3 2 (1.47%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.74%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 37 (27.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 35 (25.74%) Data Guard
3 31 (22.79%) Oracle RMAN
4 7 (5.15%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 3 (2.21%) Oracle Flashback
6 2 (1.47%) Foglight
6 2 (1.47%) BladeLogic
6 2 (1.47%) SCOM
6 2 (1.47%) Oracle Identity Management
7 1 (0.74%) OpenAM
7 1 (0.74%) OpenSSO
7 1 (0.74%) Control-M
Vendors
1 136 (100.00%) Oracle
2 15 (11.03%) HP
3 13 (9.56%) Remedy
4 11 (8.09%) Red Hat
5 10 (7.35%) IBM
6 8 (5.88%) Microsoft
7 6 (4.41%) 3PAR
8 4 (2.94%) WorldPay
9 3 (2.21%) ServiceNow
9 3 (2.21%) Informatica
9 3 (2.21%) NetApp
10 2 (1.47%) Sun
10 2 (1.47%) SAP
10 2 (1.47%) Cognos
10 2 (1.47%) EMC
10 2 (1.47%) BMC
10 2 (1.47%) CA
10 2 (1.47%) Hyperion
10 2 (1.47%) Brocade
11 1 (0.74%) Symantec