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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Database 12c
Rank 524 549 557
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +8
Contract jobs citing Oracle Database 12c 68 21 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.041% 0.008%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.60% 0.18% 0.037%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 13 2
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£400 £363 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -21.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £275 £393
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £400 £533
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £318 £463
% change year-on-year
+25.98% -31.35%
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
11385 11624 10887
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 20.99% 22.71% 22.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 7570 7136 6619
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 161 258 259
Average hourly rate £35.00 £29.00 £30.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% -4.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £14.40 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £48.10 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.94%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 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
England +18 67 £400 +10.34% 4
South East -13 18 £250 -
Yorkshire +2 15 £450 +63.63%
West Yorkshire 0 15 £450 +63.63%
London +18 14 £438 +14.52% 1
Leeds -1 14 £450 +63.63%
South West -17 12 £425 +30.76%
Hampshire - 10 £400 -
Buckinghamshire - 6 £220 -
Milton Keynes - 6 £220 -
City of London +8 3 - -
West Midlands -5 3 £500 +68.77%
East of England - 2 - -
Surrey - 2 £360 -
Birmingham -6 1 £500 +81.81%
Gloucestershire -16 1 £188 -42.30%
Bedfordshire - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 £500 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -
Cambridge - 1 - -
North West - 1 £500 - 1
Wales - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Scotland - - - -
Highlands - - - -
South Wales - - - -
Docklands, London - - - -
East Midlands - - - - 2
Derby - - - - 1
Dunstable - - - -

Oracle Database 12c
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

1 105 (100.00%) Oracle
1 105 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 79 (75.24%) Oracle Database 11g
3 47 (44.76%) Oracle RAC
4 44 (41.90%) Oracle Database 10g
5 42 (40.00%) SQL
6 40 (38.10%) Linux
7 34 (32.38%) PL/SQL
8 32 (30.48%) Oracle RMAN
9 31 (29.52%) Data Guard
10 28 (26.67%) UNIX
11 27 (25.71%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 24 (22.86%) Performance Tuning
12 24 (22.86%) Security Cleared
13 23 (21.90%) SC Cleared
14 22 (20.95%) Oracle Exadata
15 21 (20.00%) Solaris
16 20 (19.05%) Shell Script
17 19 (18.10%) Oracle Reports
17 19 (18.10%) Relational Database
18 18 (17.14%) WebLogic
18 18 (17.14%) RDBMS
19 17 (16.19%) Oracle ODI
20 16 (15.24%) Windows
20 16 (15.24%) Middleware
20 16 (15.24%) Oracle EBS
20 16 (15.24%) Migration
21 15 (14.29%) Replication
21 15 (14.29%) SQL Server
21 15 (14.29%) Oracle Application Server

Oracle Database 12c
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 18 (17.14%) WebLogic
2 15 (14.29%) Oracle Application Server
3 10 (9.52%) Oracle 9iAS
4 3 (2.86%) Apache
5 2 (1.90%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.90%) SAS
5 2 (1.90%) JBoss
5 2 (1.90%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (0.95%) CMS
6 1 (0.95%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (0.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 16 (15.24%) Oracle EBS
2 11 (10.48%) Oracle 11i
3 10 (9.52%) Oracle EBS R12
4 7 (6.67%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.95%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.95%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.67%) LDAP
1 7 (6.67%) DNS
2 4 (3.81%) SAN
3 2 (1.90%) Internet
4 1 (0.95%) NetScaler
4 1 (0.95%) SSL
4 1 (0.95%) LAN
4 1 (0.95%) WAN
4 1 (0.95%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 79 (75.24%) Oracle Database 11g
3 44 (41.90%) Oracle Database 10g
4 22 (20.95%) Oracle Exadata
5 19 (18.10%) Relational Database
5 19 (18.10%) Oracle Reports
6 18 (17.14%) RDBMS
7 17 (16.19%) Oracle ODI
8 15 (14.29%) SQL Server
9 13 (12.38%) Data Warehouse
10 12 (11.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 12 (11.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 12 (11.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 9 (8.57%) Oracle BI EE
11 9 (8.57%) Oracle OWB
12 7 (6.67%) MySQL
13 6 (5.71%) Oracle9i Database
13 6 (5.71%) SQLPlus
14 5 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
15 4 (3.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 9 (8.57%) Oracle APEX
2 7 (6.67%) Toad
3 4 (3.81%) ClearCase
4 3 (2.86%) Git (software)
4 3 (2.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (1.90%) Mercurial
5 2 (1.90%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (1.90%) ClearQuest
5 2 (1.90%) JIRA
6 1 (0.95%) WebLOAD
General
1 14 (13.33%) Finance
2 10 (9.52%) Banking
3 4 (3.81%) Retail
4 3 (2.86%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.86%) Advertising
5 2 (1.90%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.90%) Military
6 1 (0.95%) Games
Job Titles
1 56 (53.33%) DBA
2 50 (47.62%) Oracle DBA
3 31 (29.52%) Administrator
4 14 (13.33%) Developer
5 10 (9.52%) Analyst
6 9 (8.57%) SQL DBA
7 8 (7.62%) Architect
7 8 (7.62%) UNIX Administrator
8 7 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
8 7 (6.67%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 7 (6.67%) Oracle Applications DBA
8 7 (6.67%) Oracle Developer
9 6 (5.71%) Business Analyst
10 5 (4.76%) SQL Server DBA
10 5 (4.76%) Oracle Architect
11 3 (2.86%) Senior DBA
11 3 (2.86%) Infrastructure Architect
11 3 (2.86%) Senior Oracle DBA
11 3 (2.86%) Server Administrator
11 3 (2.86%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (15.24%) Middleware
2 13 (12.38%) Oracle Fusion
3 6 (5.71%) WebCenter
4 5 (4.76%) CSS
4 5 (4.76%) HTML
5 4 (3.81%) Ajax
5 4 (3.81%) jQuery
6 3 (2.86%) Web Services
7 2 (1.90%) .NET
7 2 (1.90%) J2EE
7 2 (1.90%) EJB
7 2 (1.90%) Oracle Streams
8 1 (0.95%) OC4J
8 1 (0.95%) XML
8 1 (0.95%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.29%) Replication
2 9 (8.57%) Clustering
3 4 (3.81%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.86%) Data Extraction
4 3 (2.86%) Statistics
4 3 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.95%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.95%) Grid Computing
5 1 (0.95%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.95%) FMCG
5 1 (0.95%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.95%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 40 (38.10%) Linux
2 28 (26.67%) UNIX
3 21 (20.00%) Solaris
4 16 (15.24%) Windows
5 13 (12.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (7.62%) AIX
8 6 (5.71%) Oracle Linux
8 6 (5.71%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (1.90%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.90%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (22.86%) Performance Tuning
2 16 (15.24%) Migration
3 14 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (9.52%) SOA
5 9 (8.57%) ITIL
6 7 (6.67%) Service Management
7 6 (5.71%) PRINCE2
7 6 (5.71%) Data Mapping
8 5 (4.76%) Data Modelling
8 5 (4.76%) Project Management
8 5 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (3.81%) Data Management
9 4 (3.81%) Configuration Management
10 3 (2.86%) BCP
10 3 (2.86%) Supplier Management
10 3 (2.86%) Problem Management
11 2 (1.90%) Time Management
11 2 (1.90%) Dimensional Modelling
11 2 (1.90%) Data Migration
11 2 (1.90%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 42 (40.00%) SQL
2 34 (32.38%) PL/SQL
3 20 (19.05%) Shell Script
4 8 (7.62%) T-SQL
5 7 (6.67%) Perl
6 5 (4.76%) Korn
6 5 (4.76%) PowerShell
6 5 (4.76%) JavaScript
7 4 (3.81%) Java
7 4 (3.81%) VBScript
7 4 (3.81%) VB
8 2 (1.90%) C
8 2 (1.90%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
8 2 (1.90%) PHP
9 1 (0.95%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 24 (22.86%) Security Cleared
2 23 (21.90%) SC Cleared
3 11 (10.48%) Oracle Certification
4 6 (5.71%) Degree
5 3 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.90%) RHCE
6 2 (1.90%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.76%) SLA
2 2 (1.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (1.90%) QA
3 1 (0.95%) Data Quality
System Software
1 47 (44.76%) Oracle RAC
2 32 (30.48%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (2.86%) VMware ESX
4 2 (1.90%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.95%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.95%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 31 (29.52%) Data Guard
2 27 (25.71%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 10 (9.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 4 (3.81%) Tivoli
5 2 (1.90%) Oracle Identity Management
6 1 (0.95%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 105 (100.00%) Oracle
2 11 (10.48%) Microsoft
3 10 (9.52%) Red Hat
4 7 (6.67%) HP
5 6 (5.71%) IBM
6 4 (3.81%) Sun
7 3 (2.86%) NetApp
7 3 (2.86%) Remedy
7 3 (2.86%) VMware
8 2 (1.90%) Sybase
8 2 (1.90%) PeopleSoft
8 2 (1.90%) SAP
9 1 (0.95%) Cognos
9 1 (0.95%) BMC
9 1 (0.95%) Teradata
9 1 (0.95%) Micro Focus
9 1 (0.95%) FatWire
9 1 (0.95%) Symantec